Saturday, December 18, 2010

This Week's Acquisitions

- More Information Than You Require by John Hodgman (Riverhead, 2009). Brookline Booksmith.

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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann (Doubleday, 2009). Brookline Booksmith.

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One Hundred Portraits: Artists, Architects, Writers, Composers, and Friends by Barry Moser (David R. Godine, 2010). Gift.

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Discerning Characters: The Culture of Appearance in Early America by Christopher J. Lukasik (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010). Publisher.

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Essays on Nature and Landscape by Susan Fenimore Cooper (University of Georgia Press, 2002). Book cart.

- Measuring America: How an Untamed Wilderness Shaped the United States and Fulfilled the Promise of Democracy by Andro Linklater (Walker & Co., 2002). Book cart.

- The Landmark Arrian: The Campaigns of Alexander; edited by James Romm (Pantheon, 2010). Gift.

1 comment:

Angel, librarian and educator said...

I am reading _Lost City of Z_ right now, and so far, it is an excellent book. Combination of adventure tale with modern day mystery. Definitely one more people may enjoy.

Best, and keep on blogging.