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Narbeth, Colin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mayflower Books 1979

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 769.55 NAR

Burns, Cherie.

Summary: A portrait of the Standard Oil heiress and legendary American trendsetter Millicent Rogers. Nobody knew how to live the high life like Millicent Rogers. Born into luxury, she lived in a whirl of beautiful homes, European vacations, exquisite clothing and handsome men. Here, Cherie Burns chronicles Rogers's glittering life from her days as a young girl afflicted with rheumatic fever to her Taos...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.953 ROGERS, MILLICENT BUR

Higonnet, Anne

Summary: By 1850 cash-flush Americans like J.P. Morgan, Henry Clay Frick, Isabella Stewart Gardner, Henry E. Huntington, Arabella Huntington, and Mildred and Robert Bliss went on collecting campaigns that netted masterpiece after masterpiece, along with the furniture and fittings of dozens of aristocratic residences. From the outset, these collectors planned to present their trophies to the public as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Periscope Pub. 2009

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 708 HIG

Summary: Tells the extraordinary story of a postal clerk and a librarian who managed to build one of the most important contemporary art collections in history with very modest means.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Video Group 2009

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF HER

Parker, Mary-Louise.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A wonderfully unconventional literary debut from the award-winning actress Mary-Louise Parker. An extraordinary literary work, Dear Mr. You renders the singular arc of a woman's life through letters Mary-Louise Parker composes to the men, real and hypothetical, who have informed the person she is today. Beginning with the grandfather she never knew, the letters range from a missive to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PARKER, MARY-LOUISE PAR

Parker, Mary-Louise

Summary: Mary-Louise Parker renders the singular arc of a woman's life through letters she composes to the men, real and hypothetical, who have informed the person she is today. Beginning with the grandfather she never knew, the letters range from a missive to the beloved priest from her childhood to remembrances of former lovers to an homage to a firefighter she encountered to a heartfelt communication...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 PARKER, MARY-LOUISE Par

Reid, Margarette S

Summary: A coin-collecting father and son learn about the history of coins and about the money that is used around the world today as they build their collection

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 332 REI

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 737.4 REI

Wilson, Wendell E.

Contents: Introduction : the mineral collection of the Houston Museum of Natural Science / Joel A. Bartsch, Wendell E. Wilson and Mark Mauthner -- The discerning eye : what makes a mineral collectible? / Wendell E. Wilson -- Plates / Wendell E. Wilson and Joel A. Bartsch -- The paths of discovery : from the mine to the museum / Wendell E. Wilson -- A royal passion : a history of aristocratic mineral...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houston Museum of Natural Science and the Mineralogical Record, in association with H.N. Abrams 2004

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 549.074 WIL

Santi, Steve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KP Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 011.62 SAN

Short, Marion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schiffer Pub. 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.64 SHO

Summary: The Magazine Antiques, with an eminent presence on both the national and international levels, follows events, shows, fairs and auctions to present news and highlights on an all periods of civilization and from every corner of the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Straight Enterprises 1971

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Summary: Charlie is only missing one dinosaur for his immaculate collection, but it's the hardest one to get, the Gigantasaurus! Lola is inspired to start her very own collection. But what should she collect? Leaves? Water? Hippos? Eventually Lola ends up with her own totally unique collection of things-- but what is it? Charlie has to guess and the stakes are high. If he guesses correctly he could win...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2008

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2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV CHA

Atterbury, Paul.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Miller's 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.1 ATT

Summary: In the 1980s, videotape changed the world and laid the foundation for modern media culture. This film traces the rise and fall of VHS from its heyday as the mainstream home video format to its current status as a nostalgic relic and prize to collectors who still cherish it. Features interviews with both filmmakers and enthusiasts from the VHS era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC REW

Fountain, Daniel.

Contents: Early gold and silver discoveries -- The 1860s silver lead rush -- The Ontonagon County silver rush -- The Ropes gold mine -- The Michigan gold mine -- Michigan Range prospects -- Ropes Range prospects -- The Dead River Gold Range -- Other Marquette County prospects -- Baraga, Iron and Dickinson County prospects -- Gogebic Range gold and silver mines -- Placer mining -- Fables and frauds --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 622.342 FOU

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Drawing Center 1999

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 741 DRA

Clark, Jack.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collector Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.592 Clark

Rinker, Harry L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wallace-Homestead Book Co. 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 688.72 RIN

De Waal, Edmund.

Summary: Traces the parallel stories of nineteenth-century art patron Charles Ephrussi and his unique collection of 360 miniature netsuke Japanese ivory carvings, documenting Ephrussi's relationship with Marcel Proust and the impact of the Holocaust on his cosmopolitan family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 909.0492 DeWaal 2010

Harvey, Miles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: GK Hall 2001

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 025.82 HAR

De Waal, Edmund.

Summary: Traces the parallel stories of nineteenth-century art patron Charles Ephrussi and his unique collection of 264 miniature netsuke Japanese ivory carvings, documenting Ephrussi's relationship with Marcel Proust and the impact of the Holocaust on his cosmopolitan family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 De Waal

Summary: Filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland examines the life of Peggy Guggenheim, the wealthy socialite who amassed a world-class collection of modern European and American art. Vreeland does a good job of examining the different sides to Guggenheim's life and cohering them into some sort of whole by the end of this cradle-to-grave account. She was blessed by a stroke of incredible good fortune: the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PEG

Summary: Following his divorce and the loss of his job as a homicide detective with the LAPD, Jesse Stone travels across the country to Paradise, Massachusetts where he is recruited by the town's board of selectmen to become the new Chief of Police. But things are not quite so heavenly in Paradise, as Stone starts off his first day on the job investigating a domestic abuse case that leads to a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Je 1

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Jesse 2007

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV JES

Moore, Andy.

Summary: Nearly 1700 still banks are presented in full color. Information included on most of the banks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schiffer Pub. 1984

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 688.72 MOO