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Product picture for Frederic Church: A Painters Pilgrimageby Kenneth John Myers
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A beautiful overview of fascinating paintings of the classical world and the Holy Land by a beloved American artist  Frederic Church (1826–1900), one of the leading painters of 19th-century America and the Hudson River School, also journeyed around the globe to find fresh inspiration for his highly detailed compositions. Among Church’s lesser-known masterpieces are his paintings of the Middle East, Italy, and Greece, produced in the late 1860s through late 1870s, which explore themes of...
Book cover from Treasures from Olana: Landscapes by Frederic Edwin Churchby Kevin J. Avery
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"The wide variety of selections from Frederic Edwin Church's collection of his own paintings shows the master in all phases of his career, in sketches and finished paintings, depicting the breadth of his subjects and the high technical skills that established him as an eminent and influential artist in his own time. As works he held on to or reacquired and kept in his house during his lifetime, they embody the heart of his artistic vision and convey a deeply personal slant. As pictures he hung...
Book cover from Its All One Case: The Illustrated Ross Macdonald Archivesby Kevin Avery
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This is a prose series of unpublished interviews with, and a visual retrospective of, the seminal mid- to late-20th century literary crime writer. In 1976, the critic Paul Nelson spent several weeks interviewing his literary hero, legendary detective writer Ross Macdonald. Beginning in the late 1940s with his shadowy creation, ruminating private eye Lew Archer, Macdonald had followed in the footsteps of Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler, but ultimately elevated the form to a new level....
Book cover from Hudson River School Visions: The Landscapes of Sanford R. Giffordby Kevin J. Avery
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Sanford Gifford (1823-1880), a leading Hudson River School landscape painter and a founder of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, was so esteemed by the New York art world that, at his untimely death, the Museum mounted a show of his work - the first monographic exhibition accorded any artist - and published a Memorial Catalogue that, for nearly a century, remained the principal source on his oeuvre. Gifford's art, which was inspired by the work of Thomas Cole, the founder of the Hudson River...
 
Book cover from The Numbers of Life: The Hidden Power in Numerologyby Kevin Quinn Avery
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Easily the most comprehensive and detailed guide to practical and theoretical numerology on the market, Kevin Quinn Avery's The Numbers of Life stands alone as the definitive work in its field. Drawing on a long and storied career advising New York's celebrities, intelligentsia, and politicians, as well as years of professional study in the areas of astronumerology, astrology, and kabala, Avery has neatly compiled a lifetime of knowledge in this one useful volume. If you are just beginning to...
Book cover from The Painters Panorama: Narrative, Art, and Faith in the Moving Panorama of Pilgrims Progressby Jessica Skwire Routhier
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The Moving Panorama of Pilgrim’s Progress is an extraordinary 8-foot by 800-foot painting that was created in 1851 and thought lost for a full century. Rediscovered in 1996 and fully restored in 2012, it illustrates John Bunyan’s iconic book The Pilgrim’s Progress—first published in 1678 and in print continuously since then—a heart-stopping allegory of trial and faith in which the hero, Christian, battles giants, monsters, tricksters, and his own weaknesses to reach the Celestial...
Book cover from The Affluent Dentistby K.M. "Mac" Winston of PPCLOAN
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Dental practitioners entering the field of dentistry, as well as those who have many years of experience invested in their own practice, finally have one source for practical, expert advice about the business side of dentistry. A collaborative effort with K.M. "Mac" Winston and members of American Dental Sales has resulted in a one-of-a-kind guide covering all factes of successfully owning, operating, selling and retiring from a dental practice. Collectively, the authors of this book have...
Book cover from Alaskan Klee Kai Activities Alaskan Klee Kai Tricks, Games & Agility. Includes: Alaskan Klee Kai Beginner to Advanced Tricks, Series of Games, Agility and Moreby Kevin Avery
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This Training Guide is amongst one of the most resourceful and informative out there. Packed full of reliable and tested information - written by a highly experienced Trainer. Easy to read, and in-depth in its nature - you will thoroughly enjoy your journey through it, all while expanding your knowledge. It contains a wealth of interesting facts and reliable information, along with detailed advice for owners. This is one book that is certainly a must-have addition to your collection.
Book cover from Age of Aetheriusby Kevin Quinn Avery
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Book cover from Everything Is an Afterthought: The Life and Writings of Paul Nelsonby Kevin Avery
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A pioneering Rolling Stone critic gets his due. What happened to Paul Nelson? In the '60s, he pioneered rock & roll criticism with a first-person style of writing that would later be popularized by the likes of Tom Wolfe and Norman Mailer as “New Journalism.” As co-founding editor of The Little Sandy Review and managing editor of Sing Out!, he’d already established himself, to use his friend Bob Dylan’s words, as “a folk-music scholar”; but when Dylan went electric in 1965, Nelson...