Browse Books: Body, Mind & Spirit / Astrology / Eastern

Linda Goodman's Love Signs: A New Approach to the Human Heart Cover Image
$22.99
On Our Shelves Now
The Complete Guide to Astrology: Understanding Yourself, Your Signs, and Your Birth Chart Cover Image
$14.99
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Light on Life: An Introduction to the Astrology of India Cover Image
$19.95
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Essential Chakra Meditation: Awaken Your Healing Power with Meditation and Visualization Cover Image
$12.99
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
The Nakshatras: The Lunar Mansions of Vedic Astrology Cover Image
$15.95
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Astrology: A Beginner's Guide to Understand the 12 Zodiac Signs and Their Secret Meanings (Signs, Horoscope, New Age, Astrology C Cover Image
$13.38
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
BuzzFeed: Joy in the Stars: Self-Care Astrology for Your Mind, Body, and Soul Cover Image
$16.00
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes: 40th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Theodora Lau, Laura Lau, Kenneth Lau (Illustrator)
$24.95
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Fundamentals of Vedic Astrology: Vedic Astrologer's Handbook Vol. I Cover Image
$14.95
Backordered
The Astrology Diary 2022 Cover Image
By Ana Leo
$18.95
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Vedic Astrology for Beginners: An Introduction to the Origins and Core Concepts of Jyotish Cover Image
$14.99
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Leo: The Art of Living Well and Finding Happiness According to Your Star Sign Cover Image
$9.99
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days

Pages

215-862-2452

farleysbookshop@netscape.net

 

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.