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June Gift Books Published on: June 2, 2017

Gift Books Purchased

Each month a number of books and media are purchased from funds donated by Friends of the Library and other generous donors.  In June 2017 the following items were added to the collection:


Friends of the Library

002.09 ROM Printer’s Error: Irreverent Stories from Book History
306.097 DIN The Origins of Cool in Postwar America
641.5945 RAG Cooking With Nonna: Celebrate Food & Family With Over 100 Classic Recipes From Italian Grandmothers
641.5959 PUN Bangkok: Recipes and Stories from the Heart of Thailand
770 DIA What is Left Behind: Stories from Estate Sales
815.008 SNO American Women Speak: An Encyclopedia and Document Collection of Women’s Oratory Vol. 1&2


In Memory of Lester Daniell

809.1 HAS Little Book on Form: An Exploration into the Formal Imagination of Poetry
811.54 KNO I Am Flying into Myself: Selected Poems, 1960-2014


Presented by the Eigen Family

700.103 LOU The Artist as Culture Producer: Living and Sustaining a Creative Life
709.04 LOC Mystical Landscapes: From Vincent Van Gogh to Emily Carr
743.6 KRU Drawing and Painting Animals With Expression
759.13 COR Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern
778 DRO Dronescapes: The New Aerial Photography from Dronestagram
779.32 SAR Photo Ark: One Man’s Quest to Document the World’s Animals
796.0973 GIT Powerful Moments in Sports: The Most Significant Sporting Events In American History
813.54 COT There’s a Mystery There: The Primal Vision of Maurice Sendak
917.471 KIN Figures in Stone: Architectural Sculpture in New York City
OVE 771.44 BAT Emanations: The Art of the Cameraless Photograph


In Memory of Grace Doherty Gonzalez

759.972 BAR Frida Kahlo at Home
811.54 SMI Incendiary Art: Poems
814.54 GLU American Originality: Essays on Poetry


In Memory of Richard Haenschen

973.7 BLU Wrestling With His Angel
BIOG JEFFERSON BOL Jefferson: Architect of American Liberty


In Memory of Marie B. Hensler

635.97 BRO Essential Pruning Techniques: Trees, Shrubs, and Conifers


In Memory of Caroline Hontz

823.7 AUS Mansfield Park


Gift of the Kruse Family

303.484 GUR Man’s Better Angels: Romantic Reformers and the Coming of the Civil War
305.896 LEB Making of Black Lives Matter: A Brief History of an Idea
342.7308 BRO Self-Evident Truths: Contesting Equal Rights from the Revolution to the Civil War


Gift of the Leffingwell Science Fund

523.78 AVE In the Shadow of the Moon: The Science, Magic, and Mystery of Solar Eclipses
530 COX Universal: A Guide to the Cosmos
567.9 PIC Weird Dinosaurs: The Strange new Fossils Challenging Everything We Thought We Knew


In Memory of Helen R. Thuebel

LP 294.3 BST Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
LP FIC MAC If Not For You
LP FIC SAU Lincoln in the Bardo


In Memory of John B. Westcott, Jr.

940.548 EIS MacArthur’s Spies: The Soldier, the Singer, and the Spymaster Who Defied the Japanese in World War II


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