Author Lesley M. M. Blume is on a mission: to bring back the elegant, mysterious, and delightful trappings of bygone ages. Based upon her popular Huffington Post column of the same name, this delightful encyclopedia of nostalgia features witty, insightful entries on long-gone cultural ephemera, such as Potbelly Stoves, Organ Grinders, Attention Spans (you’re still paying attention, right?), and even includes the original Girl Scout cookie recipe. Yum.
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