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Author: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Publisher: The Library Company of Phil
Keywords: philadelphia, exhibition, museum, art, august, collections, area, light, photographic, treasures, legacy, public
Number of Pages: 76
Published: 1990-01-01
ISBN-10: 0914076833
ISBN-13: 9780914076834
40308

Author: Earl Steinbicker
Publisher: Hastingshouse/Daytrips Publ.
Keywords: philadelphia, forays, areas, including, new, delaware, jersey, lancaster, adventures, dutch, pennsylvania, country, one, day, daytrips
Number of Pages: 292
Published: 2000-01-25
ISBN-10: 0803893949
ISBN-13: 9780803893948

Fifty one-day excursions using the Philadelphia and Lancaster areas as bases. Discover unusual museums and buildings, Revolutionary and Civil War battlefields, magnificent gardens, fabulous estates, working farms, and operating steam trains.
15604

Author: Sarah Tyson Rorer
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: manual, home, economies, book, cook, rorer, philadelphia, mrs
Number of Pages: 602
Published: 2008-07-01
ISBN-10: 142909012X
ISBN-13: 9781429090124

Sarah Tyson (Heston) Rorer is considered to be the first dietician in America. In 1882, she founded the Philadelphia Cooking School. Rorer's philosophy of dietetics (using food to maintain health and treat disease) became the cornerstone of her recipes. Through her columns in a Philadelphia-based monthly, Table Talk, and in Ladies' Home Journal, her fame spread. By 1895, she had become so famous that she gave her cooking lectures at Madison Square Garden. The Philadelphia Cook Book was the first of over 50 cookbooks Rorer published. The recipes are classic and easy to follow, with clear instru
4366

Author: Library Company of Philadelphia
Publisher: The Library Company of Phil
Keywords: heritage, musical, city, philadelphia, noteworthy
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 1997-01-01
ISBN-10: 0914076922
ISBN-13: 9780914076926
14674

Author: Alice Turner Curtis
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: philadelphia, old, maid, little
Number of Pages: 188
Published: 1996-04-01
ISBN-10: 1557093253
ISBN-13: 9781557093257

Originally published in 1919, this historical novel is set in 1778 at a time when Philadelphia was in the hands of General Vowie and the British army. It is the story of Ruth Parvel and Winifred Merrill, who kept their ears open and made good use of their knowledge.
25894

Author: Library Company of Philadelphia
Publisher: The Library Company of Phil
Keywords: william, rosenberg, charles, helfand, library, philadelphia, company, collections, drawn, doctor, own, popular, medicine, exhibition, america, man
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 1998-12
ISBN-10: 0914076930
ISBN-13: 9780914076933
16072

Author: Library Company of Philadelphia
Publisher: The Library Company of Phil
Keywords: historical, philadelphia, society, pennsylvania, june, april, company, library, printmaking, america, exhibition, original, collections, prints, made
Number of Pages: 124
Published: 1973-01-01
ISBN-10: 0914076523
ISBN-13: 9780914076520
38157
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