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The Road Less Traveled, Timeless Edition: A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values and Spiritual Growth By M. Scott Peck Cover Image
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You Are a Badass 2020 Day-to-Day Calendar By Jen Sincero Cover Image
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Rules for the Unruly: Living an Unconventional Life By Marion Winik Cover Image
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Grief to Generosity: Honor Your Child by Helping Others By Peggy Oliver Krist Cover Image
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The Soul's Code: In Search of Character and Calling By James Hillman Cover Image
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Psicología oscura: Una guía esencial de persuasión, manipulación, engaño, control mental, negociación, conducta humana, PNL y guerra psic By Steven Turner Cover Image
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Let Go Now: Embrace Detachment as a Path to Freedom By Karen Casey  Cover Image
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Please Understand Me II: Temperament, Character, Intelligence By David Keirsey, Ray Choiniere (Foreword by) Cover Image
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Tell Yourself a Better Lie: Use the power of Rapid Transformational Therapy to edit your story and rewrite your life. By Marisa Peer Cover Image
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Don't Believe Everything You Think: Why Your Thinking Is The Beginning & End Of Suffering By Joseph Nguyen Cover Image
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Let's Talk About Race (and Other Hard Things): A Framework for Having Conversations That Build Bridges, Strengthen Relationships, and Set Clear Bounda By Nancy A. Dome 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.