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Lonely Planet Japan 17 (Travel Guide) By Rebecca Milner, Ray Bartlett, Andrew Bender, Samantha Forge, Craig McLachlan, Kate Morgan, Thomas O'Malley, Simon Richmond, Phillip Tang, Benedict Walker, Stephanie d'Arc Taylor Cover Image
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1,000 Places to See Before You Die Picture-A-Day Wall Calendar 2023: A Traveler's Calendar By Patricia Schultz Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Pocket Nice & Monaco 2 (Pocket Guide) By Gregor Clark Cover Image
$13.99
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Lonely Planet Vancouver & Victoria 9 (Travel Guide) By John Lee, Brendan Sainsbury Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Korea 12 (Travel Guide) By Damian Harper, MaSovaida Morgan, Thomas O'Malley, Phillip Tang, Rob Whyte Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trips 2 (Road Trips Guide) By Amy C. Balfour, Virginia Maxwell, Regis St Louis, Greg Ward Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Canada 15 (Travel Guide) By Brendan Sainsbury, Ray Bartlett, Oliver Berry, Gregor Clark, Shawn Duthie, Steve Fallon, Carolyn B. Heller, Anna Kaminski, Adam Karlin, John Lee, Craig McLachlan, Korina Miller, Liza Prado, Regis St Louis, Phillip Tang Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Montreal & Quebec City 6 (Travel Guide) By Steve Fallon, Regis St Louis, Phillip Tang Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Colombia 9 (Travel Guide) By Jade Bremner, Alex Egerton, Tom Masters, Kevin Raub Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Cancun, Cozumel & the Yucatan 9 (Travel Guide) By Ashley Harrell, Ray Bartlett, Stuart Butler, John Hecht Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Vietnam 15 (Travel Guide) By Iain Stewart, Damian Harper, Bradley Mayhew, Nick Ray Cover Image
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Lonely Planet Indonesia 13 (Travel Guide) By David Eimer, Ray Bartlett, Loren Bell, Jade Bremner, Stuart Butler, Paul Harding, Ashley Harrell, Trent Holden, Mark Johanson, Sofia Levin, Virginia Maxwell, MaSovaida Morgan, Jenny Walker Cover Image
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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.