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history (399), art (228), New York City (83), first edition (76), science (68), technology (67), non-fiction (67), history of technology (62), design (61), biography (60), Modernism (58), fiction (52), photography (50), craft (45), food (41), architecture (35), maritime history (34), abstract expressionism (33), British history (30), railroad history (30), Impressionism (27), colonial america (27), World War II (26), American History (26), military history (25), France (24), economics (23), social history (23), landscape painting (23), New Deal (22), steam locomotive (21), Great Depression (21), engineering (21), sail (19), philosophy (19), figurative painting (17), furniture (17), seapower (17), culture (16), American Revolution (16), FDR (16), travel (16), cooking (15), signed (15), erotica (14), memoir (14), graphic design (14), Royal Navy (13), Paris (13), civil engineering (13), agriculture (13), literature (13), wood (12), British Empire (12), nature (12), contemporary art (11), American West (11), textiles (11), essays (11), Civil War (11), London (10), Japan (10), historical fiction (10), woodworking (10), Soviet Union (10), Italy (10), Jewish history (10), Southwest (10), Europe (10), love story (9), leadership (9), Lincoln (9), painting (9), art history (9), psychology (9), natural history (9), Renaissance (8), Communism (8), poster art (8), innovation (8), sculpture (8), botany (8), geography (8), warfare (8), British Army (8), politics (8), Cold War (8), history of computing (8), India (8), China (8), medicine (8), business (7), prints (7), female nudes (7), geology (7), astronomy (7), Spain (7), Sherry (7), crime (7), rugs (7), Art Nouveau (7), books (7), railway art (7), bridges (7), tools (7), American Art (6), cinema (6), space exploration (6), construction (6), Gilded Age (6), physics (6), personal growth (6), WPA (6), trade (6), asia (6), glass (6), biology (6), manufacturing (6), Germany (6), Churchill (6), 20th Century (6), Southwest Art (5), electricity (5), Jewish culture (5), infantry (5), drawing (5), reference (5), nuclear weapons (5), consumer culture (5), writing (5), books about books (5), Pulitzer Prize (5), Napoleanic Wars (5), recipes (5), box 1 (5), music (5), New Mexico (5), radio (5), reading (5), still life (5), Stalin (5), evolution (5), modernism (5), finance (5), Hollywood (5), fish (5), antiques (5), aviation (5), skyscrapers (4), power technology (4), pottery (4), indians (4), Atlantic Ocean (4), portrait painting (4), industrial design (4), seafaring (4), pueblo indians (4), silversmithing (4), Klimt (4), Native American art (4), nudes (4), Judaism (4), soviet art (4), Pop Art (4), dutch painting (4), labor (4), cultural history (4), acting (4), realism (4), Pacific Northwest (4), subway (4), florence (4), 1920's (4), sociology (4), steel (4), computing (4), artificial intelligence (4), ships (4), spice (4), World War I (4), Israel (4), mortality (4), war (4), ecology (4), book collecting (4), mathematics (4), environment (3), Shakespeare (3), Berlin (3), Art Deco (3), Acoma (3), education (3), industrialization (3), Broadway (3), Hopi (3), Russia (3), immigration (3), jazz (3), U.S. Navy (3), death (3), biotechnology (3), desert (3), ocean liners (3), woodturning (3), George Washington (3), wellington (3), colonialism (3), capitalism (3), romanticism (3), libraries (3), tulips (3), drawings (3), westward migration (3), archaeology (3), futurism (3), Picasso (3), 19th Century (3), folk art (3), gems (3), Navajo (3), Vienna (3), chemistry (3), art criticism (3), religion (3), jewelry (3), nonfiction (3), horology (3), MIT (3), audio (3), gambling (3), anthropology (3), meditation (3), cowboys (3), management (3), wood carving (3), arms and armor (3), War of 1812 (3), Chicago (3), development (3), Existentialism (3), California (2), the Great Depression (2), Middle East (2), artillery (2), 1930's (2), Lee (2), lunar landing (2), American art (2), civil rights (2), aristocracy (2), theatre (2), Roman history (2), Fauvism (2), novel (2), Cubism (2), renaissance (2), letters (2), relationships (2), telescopes (2), exploration (2), ceramics (2), metalwork (2), color theory (2), rock (2), comedians (2), collecting (2), graphics (2), neuroscience (2), gardens (2), exhibition catalog (2), psychotherapy (2), geometry (2), urban planning (2), MOMA (2), gangsters (2), the press (2), typography (2), Las Vegas (2), fish farming (2), Hudson River (2), immigrants (2), regionalism (2), human nature (2), european history (2), samurai (2), Ottoman Empire (2), Matisse (2), bread (2), dams (2), Apollo Program (2), programming (2), German occupation (2), urban design (2), Battle of Yorktown (2), maritime art (2), Britain (2), publishing (2), guidebook (2), internet (2), Lower Eastside (2)
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May 31, 2008
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Alan
Sobre la meva biblioteca
My library includes books about New York City (the center of the known intelligent universe IMHO), history of technology, railroads, maritime history, the Napoleanic Wars, craft in it's many mediums, and everyone's favorite subject - food. I started adding art monographs to my library a few years ago since I'll never be hanging any Rothko's or Sorolla's on my walls. I love browsing for art books at Ursus Books in NYC. A great bookstore! If you are up in Maine checkout Penobscot Books another great place for art books. I try to support some independent booksellers in Santa Fe but still buy on-line from the likes of Amazon and B&N. Anyway my art focus is on figurative painters, Impressionism, the early Modernists and Abstract Expressionism.

So, slowly but steadily my books are taking over more and more space. Adding another bookshelf is like putting another lane on a crowded highway. Traffic just expands to take over the available space. It's the same with books. To keep things from getting out of hand I do recycle much of my fiction reading to local book sellers or give them to friends and family. A few keepers but I've always been more attached to my non-fiction.

Sobre mi
I read, there for I am. A life without books is just unthinkable.

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Llibreries: 192 Books, Barnes & Noble Booksellers - 82nd & Broadway, Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Union Square, Book Culture, BookCourt, Collected Works Bookstore and Coffeehouse, Crawford-Doyle Booksellers, Garcia Street Books, Kitchen Arts & Letters, Photoeye, Rizzoli Bookstore, St. Mark's Bookshop (New York City), Strand Bookstore, The Corner Bookstore, Ursus Books and Prints

Biblioteques: New York Society Library, The Morgan Library & Museum

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