78 Perspectives on the Provincetown Art Colony. Deborah Forman. Provincetown, a microcosm of American art of the last century, is a community of artists who played vital roles in American art movements. In two rich volumes, Deborah Forman traces the history of these artists from 1899, when Charles HawthorneopenedhisCapeCodSchool of Art, through the struggles among the traditionalists, impressionists, and modernists. Exploring the camara- derie and influences within the artist colony, she continues the story into the present. Vol. 1 1899 to Mid-Century Size: 9" x 12" • 224 pp. Vol. 2 Mid-Century to 2010 Size: 9" x 12" • 224 pp. 325+ color and b/w images • $125 • Two volume hard cover box set ISBN: 978-0-7643-3682-9 Contemporary Cape Cod Artists: Images of Land and Sea. Deborah Forman. Cape Cod has been attracting artists to this grand land and its spec- tacular seas for more than a century. Fifty Cape Cod artists, including Anne Packard, Salvatore Del Deo, Bao Lede, Tabitha Vevers, and Carmen Cicero, rep- resent a spectrum of styles and media. Size: 11 3/4" x 9" • 349 color photos • 224 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-4451-0 • hard cover • $59.99 Contemporary Cape Cod Artists: Images of Land and Sea. Deborah Forman. Cape Cod has been attracting artists to this grand land and its spec- tacular seas for more than a century. Fifty Cape Cod artists, including Anne Packard, Salvatore Del Deo, Bao Lede, Tabitha Vevers, and Carmen Cicero, rep- resent a spectrum of styles and media. Size: 11 3/4" x 9" 349 color photos • 224 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4451-0 • hard cover • $59.99 ContemporaryCapeCodArtists:On Abstraction. DeborahForman.45Cape Codartistsworking inabstractiontelltheir stories.Basedonher interviews,Deborah Formanwritesabouttheartists'inspirations andapproaches.Togetherwiththemore than 400 images of art, the essays give insight intothecreativetalentsoftheartists andprovideanunderstandingofabstract art in relationship to art history. Size: 12" x 9" • 401 images • 208 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4865-5 • hard cover • $59.99 Folk Art of Cape Cod and the Islands. Jeanne Marie Carley. In over 560 color pho- tos, this book recounts the histories of the entrepreneurial people of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket, as told through the folk art they produced from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Among these items are paintings, maritime art, trade figures, carousel art, wood carvings, weathervanes, religious art, textiles, and gravestones. Size: 9" x 12" • 567 color photos • 304 pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-4526-5•hardcover•$75.00 100 Boston Painters. Chawky Frenn. 100 Boston Painters celebrates the wide-ranging talents, approaches, and personalities of the vibrant world of Boston arts. A labor of love by George Mason University Art Professor Chawky Frenn, this exciting new book features the work of 100 Boston painters selected by an extensive review of Boston arts both past and present. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 480+ images • 232 pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-3976-9•hardcover•$45.00 100 Boston Artists. Chawky Frenn. This survey of 100 artists, including 463 color photos, features works ranging from large installations to hand-carvedfiguresand fromholographic images to carefully choreographed moving sculptures. The text includes an introductory essay from art critic Debbie Hagan and brief statements from each of the artists about their works. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 463 color photos • 224 pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-4403-9•hardcover•$45.00 Lightship Baskets of Nantucket. Rev. and Expanded 2nd Edition. MarthaLawrence.The history and makers of highly prized, distinctive, old Nantucket Lightship Baskets chronicled with many color photos that detail construction and show beautiful examples. Includes what to consider when evaluating antique and con- temporary baskets, plus illustrated instructions for making your own. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • over 115 photos 120 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-0891-2 • soft cover • $24.95 MASSACHUSETTS: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Haunted Massachusetts. Thomas D’Agostino. Massachusetts, the birthplace of America, is home to some of the most fascinating haunts in the world. 41 towns and cities hold legends and mysteries that stretch beyond the imagination. Ghosts watch ancient inns in Concord and Charlemont. The unearthly shrieks of a banshee in Marblehead chills those who must endure its curse. Size: 6" x 9" • 48 b/w photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-2662-2 • soft cover • $12.95 Joseph Lincoln’s Essential Cape Cod Reader. Author Joseph C. Lincoln helped define The Cape in over 40 novels, and many more poems and short stories that were translated into many languages. This collection of 22 poems, seven short stories, and a novel touch the heart of Lincoln’s work. Size: 6" x 9" • 128 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-2453-5 • soft cover • $14.95 Three Centuries in a Cape Cod Village: The Story of Chatham. Chatham Historical Society . This illustrated book of essays and articles paints a vivid portrait of life in Chatham, Massachusetts, beginning with the first settler William Nickerson. Relive the saga of the ship Rover, the story of the patriotic Young family during the American Revolution, and the mariners of the 19th century. Published by the Chatham Historical Society. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 107 illustrations • 184 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4118-2 • hard cover • $34.99 Sea Level Rising. William Sargent. The story of this seemingly microcosmic event, the sea breaking through a spit of land at Chatham, Massachusetts, destroying several homes. But it is not unique. As many as 200 other American coastal communities will face similar problems as their barrier beaches break down over the next twenty years. Sea Level Rising is a clarion call for these other coastal communities to prepare for the chronic effects of global warming. Size: 6" x 9" • 35 b/w photos • 224 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3261-6 • soft cover • $19.99 Boston’s Haunted History: Exploring the Ghosts and Graves of Beantown. Christopher Forest. Boston has plenty of legends and ghost stories. From war-torn lovers, to vengeful pirates, to wandering travelers and even a few famous authors, you’ll learn why Boston’s history has never truly vanished. Size: 6" x 9" • 12 b/w photos • Index • 128 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-2874-9 • soft cover • $12.95 Spooky Creepy Boston. Nicholas Goodwin. Boston after dark is the town that scared and repulsed Edgar Allan Poe, inspired H.P. Lovecraft, and brought the hunting of witches and the murder of hapless inno- cents to American shores. Welcome to Boston’s eerie environs, and watch out for stranglers. Size: 6" x 9" • 36 b/w photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3612-6 • soft cover • $14.99 Cambridge, Massachusetts: Ghosts, Legends, Lore. E. Ashley Rooney. Learn about the many ghosts and legends of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Thrill to a game of Hide and Seek with a ghost in red velvet. Marvel at the ambition of East Apthorp, who haunted students for years, Harry Widener, who still haunts his library, and the birth of forensic science. Size: 6" x 9" • 23 b/w photos • Index • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3255-5 • soft cover • $14.99 A Collector’s Guide to Salem Witchcraft & Souvenirs. Pamela E. Apkarian-Russell; photography by Christopher J. Russell. 300 years of Salem, Massa- chusetts’ past, concentrating on the infamous witch trials held here in the 17th century. Tourist purchases have helped to create a photo album of printed images and a treasure trove of souvenirs showing famous witches and the historic sites. Size: 6" x 9" • 300 color photos • Price Guide • 128 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-0425-9 • soft cover • $19.95 North Shore Lore: Stories of the Massachusetts Coast. Ted Clarke. The history, geography, and people of the North Shore come to life in this easy-reading book of over 35 stories for the region northeast of Boston and south of New Hampshire, including many lesser-known, but charming, inlets, placid pools, and stirring basins.Also find Salem’s witchcraft trials, the East India Trade, the retreat of the British when they came to search for arms, the contributions of Thomas Watson, and more. Size: 6" x 9" • 46 color photos • 128 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4506-7 • soft cover • $16.99 North Shore Spirits of Massachusetts. Christopher Forest. Discover a witch who once helped colonists and strange sightings of a sea monster that have been reported off the coast of Gloucester and Nahant. Meet the ghosts that haunt some of the most famous places in Salem, including the House of Seven Gables. Size: 6" x 9" • 18 b/w photos • Index • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3291-3 • soft cover • $14.99 Lost History of the North Shore: Little Known Tales From Massachusetts. Christopher Forest. The North Shore of Massachusetts has historic sites, pristine beaches, hallowed halls, Salemwitches, famous pirates, and creative inventors. Explore the little-known history that makes the North Shore great. Size: 6" x 9" • 30 b/w photos • Index • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3568-6 • soft cover • $14.99 Lexington, Bedford, and Concord: Ghosts, Leg- ends, and Lore. E. Ashley Rooney. Blending legend and history, step back in time to when the first “shot heard round the world" began the American Revolu- tion. Follow ghostly footsteps at Munroe Tavern and Colonial Inn where people feel an unknown presence in the mist. Meet the witch of Shawsheen who saved a sickly town from death. These stories will chill you. Size: 6" x 9" • 32 b/w photos • Index • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3115-2 • soft cover • $14.99 NEW ENGLAND: MASSACHUSETTS