PENN STATER: (March/April 2017)

PENN STATER: (March/April 2017), book cover Hay, Tina (editor). The Penn Stater (March/April 2017): Football, Winemaking, Comics and Medicine. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State Alumni Association, 2017. Unmarked. Marked out /covered mailing label on back cover.Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26017) $10.00

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Features the 2016 championship season, drawing comics in medical training, Gary Eberle’s winemaking, and more. Measures 8.25×11 inches.

HALTMAN, K: Looking Close and Seeing Far: Samuel Seymour, Titian Ramsay Peale, and the Art of the Long Expedition, 1818-1823

Looking Close and Seeing Far: Samuel Seymour, Titian Ramsay Peale, and the Art of the Long Expedition, 1818-1823, book coverHaltman, Kenneth. Looking Close and Seeing Far: Samuel Seymour, Titian Ramsay Peale, and the Art of the Long Expedition, 1818-1823. Penn State University Press, 2007. ISBN: 9780271029825. Factory Sealed. 306p. Measures 7×10 inches. 28 color, 92 B/W illustrations. Like New in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25870) $110.00

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A fully researched, handsomely illustrated, study that examines in particular the unique contributions of Samuel Seymour and Titian Ramsay Peale in providing both a visual record and artistic impression of the topography, geology, flora, fauna, and Native peoples encountered in the Long Expedition of 1819–20.

It was the first federally sponsored exploratory expedition that was accompanied by professional artists.

PMA: Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art Selections from the Bicentennial Exhibition

Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art Selections from the Bicentennial Exhibition, book cover Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art Selections from the Bicentennial Exhibition. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1976. Unmarked book. Very Good. Paperback. (#25715) $16.00

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The Bicentennial exhibition was held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art from April 11-October 10, 1976. Extensively illustrated in color, with a few B/W plates. Artists include Raphaelle Peale, William Harnett, Charles Sheeler, John James Audubon, Alexander Calder, Thomas Eakins, Wharton Esherick, George Howe, Benjamin Franklin, Eadweard Muybridge, Gilbert Stuart and others. 160p. Measures 9×10.5 inches.

BEAR, LA: The Glass House Revolution: An Inner-City War for Interdependence

25345Bear, Larry Alan. Univ of Washington Pr, 1990. ISBN: 0295969296. Unmarked text. The Glass House Revolution: An Inner-City War for Interdependence. Chipping on dust jacket. Notes. Index. 136p. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25345) $12.00

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Documents the development of a specific project to locate a computer center in North Philadelphia regarded and how this was a first step toward the revitalization of that economically deprived inner-city area.

CASSATT, M: Mary Cassatt and Philadelphia

Mary Cassatt and Philadelphia, book cover Lindsay, Suzanne G. Mary Cassatt and Philadelphia. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1985. ISBN: 0876330618. Unmarked. Bump on cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#25323) $12.00

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Exhibition catalogue (Feb 14-April 14, 1985). French Flaps. Beautifully illustrated. 96pp. Bibliography.

HISTORIC PRESERVATION: National Trust For Historic Preservation (January-March, 1972)

Historic Preservation: National Trust For Historic Preservation (January-March, 1972), book coverBullock, Helen D. (editor). Historic Preservation: National Trust For Historic Preservation (January-March, 1972). The Preservation Press, 1972. Unmarked text.

Illustrated. Features Winter Trees. Also an interview with Jamie Wyeth, American Quilts as Visual Objects, Belle Grove’s Olmstead Papers, and more. 48p. Measures 8.5×9 inches.

Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25299) $15.00

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WILSON, ES: The Carnegie

Wilson, Ellen S. The Carnegie. Thames & Hudson, 1992. ISBN: 9780500276426. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name blacked out on front-end page. Good. Paperback. (#25176) $12.00

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106 illustrations, 61 in color. 72p. Topics include The Museum of Art, The Andy Warhol Museum, The Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Library (Pittsburgh) and more.