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PLEASURES AND WAYWARD DISTRACTIONS

Author: Brian Edge

Subtitle: Joy Division + New Order (first edition) | New Order + Joy Division (second edition)

Language: English

Content: Meticulous biography | Studio sessions | Incomplete official discography
Photos included:
Ian Curtis (42) | Tony Wilson (1) | Peter Hook (4) | Bernard Sumner (3) | Joy Division (26) | New Order (29 (first edition) or 66 (second edition))


 

PUBLICATION/EDITION

01. Omnibus Press
City (country): London (UK)
Editor: Chris Charlesworth
ISBN: 0 711 905 27 4
Date: 13 December 1984
By the same publisher:
Dreams never end

02. Omnibus Press
City (country): London (UK)
Editor: Chris Charlesworth
ISBN: 0 711 914 39 7
Date: September 1988
By the same publisher:
Dreams never end


 

DETAILS

Number of pages: 96 (first edition) | 128 (second edition)
Dimensions: 18 x 25.4 cm


 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Cover (point your mouse on the cover to see its back)

 


UK: Omnibus Press
Book (13 December 1984)


UK: Omnibus Press
Book (September 1988)

Art direction: Michael Bell
Design: Laurence Bradbury and Sarah Collins (assistant)

Picture research: Valerie Boyd (first edition) | Valerie Boyd and Mary McCartney (second edition)
Printer: The Anchor Press Limited
Tiptree (UK) (first edition) | Courier International Ltd Tiptree (UK) (second edition)
Typeset: Capital Setters Limited London (UK)


 

PRESS REVIEW

New Musical Express (UK) (12 January 1985)