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Re: Cover Repair

On Tue, 11 Aug 1998, Dorothy Africa wrote:

>  An old book all gussed up can look as silly as an older
> person trying to look like a teenager.  We should remind him or her that
> most people are willing to respect a book which, like a person, has aged
> with grace.

Ms. Africa's advice should be heeded by more people.  I was just in Stowe,
VT at the same time as their big antique car festival.  I wondered what
Henry Ford would have said about a chrome yellow Model T?


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