I came across the amazing (though relatively slight) Liner Note Preservation Society, via the very pink and blue Pith and Vinegar. I posted about it at the time, but all was lost in the ether due to some problem or other at Blogger.
about CSS and inheritance. I thought that the local stylesheet on my HD (specified in my prefs) would override a style included on a page. But textarea is defined in my local stylesheet, and I still get arial in this Blogger box.