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Intro to Horse Racing (Saddle Up!) By Whitney Sanderson Cover Image
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American Paint Horses (Horse Breeds) By David Denniston Cover Image
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Saddle Up!: Riding and Competitions for Horse Lovers (Crazy about Horses) By Donna Bowman Bratton Cover Image
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Intro to Horse Polo (Saddle Up!) By Marcia Amidon Lusted Cover Image
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Kids Riding with Confidence: Fun, Beginner Lessons to Build Trusting, Safe Partnerships with Horses By Andrea Eschbach, Markus Eschbach Cover Image
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Seasons on the Farm Coloring Book Starring Casey and Friends By Nc Matheny, Kelly Lincoln (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nc Matheny, Kelly Lincoln (Illustrator)
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Games for Kids on Horseback: 16 Ideas for Fun and Safe Horseplay By Gabriele Karcher Cover Image
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Horse Song: The Naadam of Mongolia (Adventures Around the World) By Ted Lewin, Betsy Lewin, Ted Lewin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ted Lewin, Betsy Lewin, Ted Lewin (Illustrator)
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Shetland Ponies (Horse Breeds) By Amanda Parise-Peterson Cover Image
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The Compton Cowboys Lib/E: And the Fight to Save Their Horse Ranch: Young Reader's Edition By Walter Thompson-Hernández, Glenn Davis (Read by) Cover Image
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Clydesdale Horses (Horse Breeds) By John Diedrich Cover Image
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The Compton Cowboys: And the Fight to Save Their Horse Ranch: Young Reader's Edition By Walter Thompson-Hernández, Glenn Davis (Read by) 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.