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Becoming Aware: A 21-Day Mindfulness Program for Reducing Anxiety and Cultivating Calm By Dr. Daniel Siegel, M.D. Cover Image
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Visual Thinking: The Hidden Gifts of People Who Think in Pictures, Patterns, and Abstractions By Temple Grandin, PhD Cover Image
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The Complete Guide to Memory: The Science of Strengthening Your Mind By Richard Restak Cover Image
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The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom By Jonathan Haidt Cover Image
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Two Heads: A Graphic Exploration of How Our Brains Work with Other Brains By Uta Frith, Chris Frith, Daniel Locke (Illustrator), Alex Frith Cover Image
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A Molecule Away from Madness: Tales of the Hijacked Brain By Sara Manning Peskin Cover Image
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Remember: The Science of Memory and the Art of Forgetting By Lisa Genova Cover Image
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The Molecule of More: How a Single Chemical in Your Brain Drives Love, Sex, and Creativity--and Will Determine the Fate of the Human Race By Daniel Z. Lieberman, Michael E. Long Cover Image
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The Mind-Gut Connection: How the Hidden Conversation Within Our Bodies Impacts Our Mood, Our Choices, and Our Overall Health By Emeran Mayer 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.