Ontario: A Traveler's Guide to the Province's Best Kept Secrets (Paperback)

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Ontario: A Tourist Guide" is the ultimate guide to discovering the beauty and diversity of the Canadian province of Ontario. Written by travel writer and photographer Jacques Dubois, this book is packed with valuable information, tips and stunning photographs, showcasing the best of what Ontario has to offer. From the rugged wilderness of the Canadian Shield, to the bustling cities of Toronto and Ottawa, this book will take you on a journey through the diverse landscapes and cultures of the region.

With a focus on agritourism, the book delves into the agricultural industry of the region, providing information on farm stays, farmers' markets, wineries and breweries tours, maple syrup production, and cheese and dairy production. The book also highlights the Indigenous culture of Canada and the importance of preserving the environment.

Jacques's writing style is engaging and informative, making it easy for readers to plan their own trip and create unforgettable memories. He provides detailed information on transportation and accommodations, as well as recommendations for sightseeing, dining, and nightlife.

The book also covers popular tourist destinations such as Algonquin Park, the Thousand Islands, the Bruce Peninsula, the Georgian Bay, the Niagara Escarpment and the Great Lakes, with suggestions for outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, fishing, swimming and boating.

The author's passion for Canada and its people is evident in his work and he is dedicated to promoting the country as a premier travel destination. With "Ontario: A Tourist Guide", readers will have all the information they need to discover the best of what Ontario has to offer.

Product Details
ISBN: 9798373815031
Publisher: Independently Published
Publication Date: January 15th, 2023
Pages: 94
Language: English

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New Hope for American Art

                                               New Hope for American Art is the most comprehensive book ever published on artists from, and surrounding, the New Hope Art Colony (also known as the Pennsylvania Impressionists). This book, with its 612 pages and over 1,000 color plates of artwork include biographies of 165 individual Pennsylvania Impressionists and New Hope Modernists as well as artists from the Philadelphia Ten, a pioneering group of women all educated at Philadelphia art schools. 

In this book, you'll find biographies and artwork from such artists as:

  • Daniel Garber
  • Edward Redfield
  • George Sotter
  • Arthur Meltzer
  • Robert Spencer
  • William Langson Lathrop
  • Kenneth Nunamaker
  • John Folinsbee
  • Henry Snell
  • William F. Taylor
  • Fern Coppedge
  • M. Elizabeth Price
  • Clarence Johnson
  • S. George Phillips
  • Rae Sloan Bredin
  • Walter Baum
  • Walter Schofield
  • Morgan Colt
  • Charles Rosen
  • Joseph Meierhans
  • Charles F. Ramsey
  • Louis Stone
  • Charles Evans
  • Josef Zenk

New Hope for American Art was authored, designed and published by James M. Alterman, an expert in the field of Pennsylvania Impressionist and Modernist painting. A longtime collector and owner of two fine art galleries, Alterman wanted to create a user-friendly book intended not only to educate collectors and enthusiasts about this art but to help train one's eye. The book offers valuable tips on how to avoid common mistakes often experienced by new collectors drawn from the author's personal experiences as a collector and fine art dealer.