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The Month-by-Month Gardening Guide: Daily Advice for Growing Flowers, Vegetables, Herbs, and Houseplants By Franz Bohmig Cover Image
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Propagate: How to Regrow your Houseplants By Paul Anderton, Robin Daly Cover Image
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Growing Trees and Shrubs Indoors: Breathe New Life Into Your Home with Large Plants By D. J. Herda Cover Image
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Paint by Sticker: Plants and Flowers: Create 12 Stunning Images One Sticker at a Time! By Workman Publishing Cover Image
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Green Thumb By Craig Miller-Randle Cover Image
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Little Book of House Plants and Other Greenery By Emma Sibley Cover Image
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Plantopedia: The Definitive Guide to Houseplants By Lauren Camilleri, Sophia Kaplan Cover Image
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The New Plant Parent: Develop Your Green Thumb and Care for Your House-Plant Family By Darryl Cheng, Darryl Cheng (By (photographer)) Cover Image
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Wild Interiors: Beautiful plants in beautiful spaces By Hilton Carter Cover Image
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You Grow, Gurl!: Plant Kween's Lush Guide to Growing Your Garden By Christopher Griffin Cover Image
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How Not to Kill Your Houseplant: Survival Tips for the Horticulturally Challenged By Veronica Peerless Cover Image
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The Complete Houseplant Survival Manual: Essential Gardening Know-how for Keeping (Not Killing!) More Than 160 Indoor Plants By Barbara Pleasant Cover Image
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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.