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The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English: Seventh Edition By Geza Vermes Cover Image
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The Five Books of Moses: The Schocken Bible, Volume 1 By Dr. Everett Fox Cover Image
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Origins of the Kabbalah (Princeton Classics #79) By Gershom Gerhard Scholem, David Biale (Foreword by), R. J. Zwi Werblowsky (Editor) Cover Image
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The Book of Enoch By Enoch, Thomas R. Horn (Contribution by) Cover Image
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The Books of Enoch: Complete edition: Including (1) The Ethiopian Book of Enoch, (2) The Slavonic Secrets and (3) The Hebrew Book of Enoch By Paul C. Schnieders (Introduction by), Charles H. Robert (Translator) Cover Image
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The Books of Enoch: The Angels, the Watchers and the Nephilim (with Extensive Commentary on the Three Books of Enoch, the Fallen Angels, T By Joseph B. Lumpkin Cover Image
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The Rational Bible: Deuteronomy By Dennis Prager Cover Image
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The Passover Haggadah: An Ancient Story for Modern Times By Alana Newhouse, Tablet Cover Image
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The Book of Enoch: From-The Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha of the Old Testament By Enoch Cover Image
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A Concise Hebrew and Aramaic Lexicon of the Old Testament By William L. Holladay (Editor) Cover Image
By William L. Holladay (Editor)
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The Illustrated Pirkei Avot: A Graphic Novel of Jewish Ethics By Jessica Tamar Deutsch Cover Image
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Aleph Isn't Enough: Hebrew for Adults Book 2 (Introduction to Hebrew for Adults #2) By Behrman House 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.