Category Archives: Books of the Months

Crappy Old Books of the Months

Pulled from the Shelf | The Complete Book of Ballroom Dancing

The Complete Book of Ballroom Dancing. Richard M. Stephenson & Joseph Iaccarino. Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York. 1980. Discarded from the Oktibbeha County Library System. In 1980, “one of the most interesting social changes in recent years [had] been the ‘return to the ballroom’ by students at colleges and universities throughout the

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Sampling 1961

The 1961 November (Left), July (Top), and September (Bottom) issue covers of Horizon: A Magazine of the Arts. The first article in the July issue is titled “The Dream of Reason” and is introduced thusly: Francis Bacon called scientists to the great task of creating Utopia. Their success has been so complete that it threatens

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