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The Secret Museum of Mankind

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What did you receive if you answered this ad and paid their fee?

Five books of odd photos. All now digitized and awaiting your perusal here.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Wed Jun 11, 2014 | Comments (8)
Category: Ethnic Groupings, Freaks, Oddities, Quirks of Nature, Books, 1930's

God’s Cartoonist



Everything you ever wanted to know about the famous Jack Chick and his pamphlets.

Johnson Smith Catalog Item #31

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From the 1930s catalog.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Mon Apr 21, 2014 | Comments (16)
Category: Etiquette and Formal Behavior, Johnson Smith Catalog, Sexuality, Books, 1930's

Pregnant by Morning

It's not exactly the most romantic title ever. Available from Amazon

Posted By: Alex | Date: Sun Mar 30, 2014 | Comments (3)
Category: Books, Romances

Mouse: A Taxidermy Workshop Manual

"If you've ever fancied enlivening your mantelpiece with dancing, singing, pipe-smoking or motorbike-riding mice, then this book is for you."

Available as an ebook from Amazon. Or you can get the book and a taxidermy workshop kit from the author's website.

Posted By: Alex | Date: Wed Mar 19, 2014 | Comments (7)
Category: Books

Fox in Socks Audio



From a 1966 vinyl record, featuring the voice of Robby the Robot.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Thu Feb 06, 2014 | Comments (3)
Category: Anthropomorphism, Languages, Pop Art, Surrealism, Books, 1960's

The world’s smallest book

It's titled "Shiki no Kusabana," which means "Flowers of Seasons." It's 22 pages long, written in Japanese and Chinese scripts, and features 12 line drawings of flowers. Also, it measures less than a millimeter in height and width.

It's not available on Amazon. [cincinnati.com]

Posted By: Alex | Date: Thu Dec 19, 2013 | Comments (6)
Category: World Records, Books

The Adventures of Cabbage Boy

A new offering by author Steven London in the genre of children's flatulence literature. Here's an excerpt:

The smell under the flannel sheets was awful. It was either an old egg salad sandwich (doubtful) or one of Ralph's little brother's poopie diapers had been misplaced on the way to the trash.

I bet you can't wait to read more!

Amazon Link: The Inconceivable Adventures of Cabbage Boy -- Author's Website.
Posted By: Alex | Date: Wed Nov 20, 2013 | Comments (5)
Category: Books, Flatulence

Tarzan and the Rocky Gorge



No soundtrack, but it's still better than 90% of current Hollywood productions.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Thu Nov 07, 2013 | Comments (5)
Category: Amateurs and Fans, Movies, Books, 1930's
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