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Making the Most of Your Glorious Glut: Cooking, storing, freezing, drying and preserving your garden produce By Jackie Sherman Cover Image
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Uncultivated: Wild Apples, Real Cider, and the Complicated Art of Making a Living By Andy Brennan Cover Image
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Orchard: Growing and Cooking Fruit from Your Garden By Jane McMorland-Hunter, Chris Kelly Cover Image
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Grafting Fruit Trees: Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-35 (Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin) By Larry Southwick Cover Image
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Grow a Little Fruit Tree: Simple Pruning Techniques for Small-Space, Easy-Harvest Fruit Trees By Ann Ralph Cover Image
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Grow Great Vegetables in Texas (Grow Great Vegetables State-By-State) By Trisha Shirey Cover Image
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For the Love of Paw Paws: A Mini Manual for Growing and Caring for Paw Paws--From Seed to Table By Michael Judd Cover Image
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Grow Great Vegetables in Virginia (Grow Great Vegetables State-By-State) By Ira Wallace Cover Image
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An Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & Nuts: The U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection By Adam Leith Gollner (Introduction by), Adam Leith Gollner (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Marina Vitaglione (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
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The Organic Backyard Vineyard: A Step-by-Step Guide to Growing Your Own Grapes By Tom Powers Cover Image
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The Complete Gardener: A Practical, Imaginative Guide to Every Aspect of Gardening By Monty Don Cover Image
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The Beginner’s Guide to Growing Great Vegetables By Lorene Edwards Forkner Cover Image
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Situated on the main street of the historic Delaware Riverfront town of New Hope, Pennsylvania, Farley’s Bookshop and its knowledgeable, experienced staff have endeavored to satisfy the literary tastes of the area inhabitants for over fifty years. Whether you are Bucks County born-and-bred or just stopping by to enjoy the crisp river air and delightful scenery, you will be pleasantly surprised to find the largest and most diverse collection of books-in-print in Bucks County. Farley’s may have competition, but it has few peers. We encourage you to browse our website, but please remember that getting acquainted with our online persona is no substitute for exploring the narrow passageways and teeming shelves of our storefront and discovering that perfect book nestled amongst so many others.

 

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.