Philadelphia

Philadelphia

  • How We Stay Free Notes on A Black Uprising How We Stay Free Notes on A Black Uprising

    How We Stay Free: Notes on A Black Uprising

    $18.00
    Drawing on the conceptual anchors of the Black Radical Tradition, How We Stay Free produces a Philly-driven literary mixtape/anthology-in-action. The national protests sparked by the murder of George Floyd in the summer of 2020, made clear what many...
    $18.00
  • Fragile Freedom Fragile Freedom

    Fragile Freedom

    $24.00
    This book is the first to chronicle the lives of African American women in the urban north during the early years of the republic. A Fragile Freedom  investigates how African American women in Philadelphia journeyed from enslavement to the...
    $24.00
  • Not All Wives Not All Wives

    Not All Wives

    $26.50
    Marital status was a fundamental legal and cultural feature of women's identity in the eighteenth century. Free women who were not married could own property and make wills, contracts, and court appearances,  rights that the law of coverture...
    $26.50
  • United States Constitution Tan United States Constitution Tan

    United States Constitution Tan

    $36.00
    Our nation's history fits neatly in the palm of your hand.  This palm sized leather bound book is a 192 page edition containing the complete United States Constitution, the Bill of  Rights, and every constitutional amendment to the present day...
    $36.00
  • Italian Legacy in Philadelphia Italian Legacy in Philadelphia

    Italian Legacy in Philadelphia

    $50.00
    Italian arts and culture have been a significant influence on Philadelphia dating back to Thomas Jefferson and colonial times.  Throughout the ensuing decades, Italian art and architecture styles flourished, and wealthy Philadelphians traveled to...
    $50.00
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art AMCs Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia Philadelphia Museum of Art AMCs Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia

    AMC's Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia

    $18.95
    AMC's Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia offers 50 of the region's best hikes for all levels. Ideal for families, tourists, and locals alike, this easy-to-use guide will help hikers explore Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware year-round, from...
    $18.95
  • On Sale
    Cover of the book Warren Rohrer Cover of the book Warren Rohrer

    Warren Rohrer

    Now: $16.00
    Was: $32.00
    This text accompanies the first museum survey of the mature work of Warren Rohrer, one of the premiere abstract artists to work in Philadelphia in the 20th century, bringing together 32 large-scale paintings from the years 1972 to 1993. This selection...
    Now: $16.00
    Was: $32.00
  • Craft Capital Philadelphia's Cultures of Making; front of book Craft Capital Philadelphia's Cultures of Making; back of book

    Craft Capital Philadelphia's Cultures of Making

    $39.99
    How can a broken artifact represent a city? The Liberty Bell cracked on the very first attempt to make it sound, and had to be recast twice and remolded with additional copper to improve its alloy. Today, it hangs in  Independence Hall, where it...
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  • Philadelphia: Portraits of the City, box and book Philadelphia: Portraits of the City, front cover

    Philadelphia: Portraits of the City

    $65.00
    "Our Philadelphia, as is all our history, is made of these moments:  photographs and stories. And in our effort to find and delineate these  moments we also recognized that we approached a sense of place. Circling  ever closer to a shared...
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  • Cover of the book "60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia" by Lori Litchman Pages from the book 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia

    60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia

    $21.95
    The best way to experience Philadelphia is by hiking it. Get outdoors with local author and hiking expert Lori Litchman with the new full-color edition of 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia. These trails transport you to scenic overlooks, wildlife...
    $21.95
  • Museum Exclusive
    Philadelphia Skyline Bookmark in book Philadelphia Skyline Bookmark

    Philadelphia Skyline Bookmark

    $14.00
    When you've got to put down that page-turner, you'll be glad to see the Philadelphia Skyline where you left off.  Museum Exclusive Solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, giclee print Bookmark measures 1" x 3 1/2";...
    $14.00
  • Cover of the book "A Guide To Philadelphia's Public Art" by Margot Berg Interior of the book "A Guide To Philadelphia's Public Art" by Margot Berg

    A Guide To Philadelphia's Public Art

    $10.00
    This beautifully illustrated city guide attests to Philadelphia's long-standing commitment to public art. Complete with color photos, introductory essays, and fun facts, this book is a must-have for any modern-day flaneur and art lover in the...
    $10.00
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    Cover of the book "Drawn With Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur" Interior of the book "Drawn With Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur"

    Drawn With Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur

    Now: $27.00
    Was: $54.00
    By Lisa Minardi, with an interview by Ann Percy Among the most beloved forms of American folk art, fraktur is a Germanic tradition of decorated manuscripts and printed documents noted for its use of bold colors and whimsical motifs. This publication...
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    Was: $54.00
  • Cover of Philadelphia: Pictorial Map And Walking Guide

    Philadelphia: Pictorial Map And Walking Guide

    $6.95
    This pictoral map of Philadelphia features detailed illustrations of points of interest, as well as historical information and sight seeing reccomendations. It incorporates antique imagery and architectural renderings of Philadelphias most renowened...
    $6.95
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    Cover / slipcase of book The 1772 Philadelphia Furniture Price Book: A Facsimile Cover / slipcase and book The 1772 Philadelphia Furniture Price Book: A Facsimile

    The 1772 Philadelphia Furniture Price Book: A Facsimile

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    Was: $8.99
    In 1772, a group of Philadelphia artisans published Prices of Cabinet and Chair Work, a 36-page booklet listing furniture forms, retail prices, and journeymen's wages. Rediscovered in 2003, the single surviving copy of this remarkable publication,...
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    Was: $8.99