Saturday, December 18, 2010

This Week's Acquisitions

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

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

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

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

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.