Exploring Home and Family Fleck, Fernandez and Munvez 1965 This book showed up in a book donation and I had a blast flipping through the pages. From what I could tell, it is a refugee from a high school and
He-Manners The Young Man’s Book of Etiquette Loeb 1970 Actually I do think that etiquette is a lost art and that these books do need some preservation. Your average public library’s youth nonfiction collection is not that place. Yes, good
The Good Housekeeping Complete Guide to Traditional American Decorating Good Housekeeping 1979 Submitter: This book came in on a hold. Published in 1979, our records show that it’s been out 14 times since 2002 and it’s one of two copies in
Make Friends with Your Fruit Trees Baker 1973 Submitter: I just found another awful book for your page, this one is the PITS!! Well, it’s about fruit trees so “the pits” is probably a great way to refer to it…
Nomadic Furniture Hennessey and Papanek 1974 Submitter: I’ve been enjoying the posts on your blog, and have recently come across a little gem of my own in my collection: Nomadic Furniture by James Hennessey and Victor Papanek (1973). The early-70’s
Practical Handbook of TV Repairs Margolis 1969 Submitter: This book may once have been handy and up-to-date, but now in 2010, I doubt it is of much use! Holly: If you have a TV this old, I wonder how difficult
Martha Stewart Weddings Stewart 1987 Submitter: We just weeded this Martha Stewart’s Weddings book published in 1987 from our collection. It’s not horrible, we actually think it’s totally awesome 80’s. 🙂 And Martha looks so young! Holly: Martha looks ridiculous.
Better Homes & Gardens Guide to Entertaining 1969 Submitter: I am attaching a cover scan of one of my favorites, copyright 1969. People this groovy can only be doing one thing. Look closely at the center of the photo….that’s right…it’s