Saturday, November 21, 2009

This Week's Acquisitions

Here's what arrived this week.

- Romance, Remedies, And Revolution, 1773-1775: The Journal of Dr. Elihu Ashley of Deerfield, Massachusetts; edited by Amelia F. Miller and A.R. Riggs (University of Massachusetts Press, 2007). Book cart.

- Subjects unto the Same King: Indians, English, and the Contest for Authority in Colonial New England by Jenny Hale Pulsipher (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005). Book cart.

- Boston Beheld: Antique Town and Country Views by D. Brenton Simons (University Press of New England, 2008). Book cart.

- Beyond the Revolution: A History of American Thought from Paine to Pragmatism by William H. Goetzmann (Basic Books, 2009). Book cart.

- The Sedgwicks in Love: Courtship, Engagement, and Marriage in the Early Republic by Timothy Kenslea (Northeastern University Press, 2005). Book cart.

- Lincoln and the Decision for War: The Northern Response to Secession by Russell A. McClintock (University of North Carolina Press, 2008). Book cart.

- Transatlantic Encounters: American Indians in Britain, 1500-1776 by Alden T. Vaughan (Cambridge University Press, 2006). Book cart.

- Lives Shaped by the Revolution: Portraits of a Boston Family: Speakman, Rowe, Inman, Linzee, Coffin & Amory by Jeannine J. Falino (Harvard University Art Museums, 2005). Book cart.

- The Secrets of Tomb 10A by Rita Freed et al. (Museum of Fine Arts, 2009). Book cart.

- The Boston Athenaeum: Bicentennial Essays; edited by Richard Wendorf (Boston Athenaeum, 2009). Amazon.

- The Infinity of Lists: An Illustrated Essay by Umberto Eco (Rizzoli, 2009). Publisher.

- Art and Crime: Exploring the Dark Side of the Art World; edited by Noah Charney (Praeger, 2009). Publisher.