Adopted Books

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May Alcott, a Memoir, title page

May Alcott, a Memoir

By Caroline Ticknor. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1928.

Adopted on December 2, 2021 by Barbara Sporer Filipac in memory of my parents, Joseph Filipac and Eva Sporer Filipac

Cover of Pig Tails, showing traditional Caribbean produce.

Pig Tails 'n Breadfruit

By Austin Clarke. New York: New Press, c1999.

Adopted on November 30, 2021 by Laura H. Peebles in honor of Barbados' transition to a republic.

Anonymous: Cherry Blossoms at Yoshino

Masterpieces of Japanese Screen Painting

By Miyeko Murase. New York: G. Braziller, 1990.

Adopted on November 29, 2021 by Maureen Shea in honor of Seigo Nakao

Signature in Sunrise at Bone Valley

Sunrise at Bone Valley

By Frank A. Garcia. Apollo Beach, FL: Frank A. Garcia, c1988.

Adopted on November 29, 2021 by Julie Ross in honor of Naomi, Bear, and Lyanna who love dinosaurs.

Benin female bronze bust

L'Art Nègre et L'Art Océanien

By Henri Clouzot (1865-1941). Paris: Devambez, 1919.

Adopted on November 7, 2021 by Michael and Tzun Hardy

Chokwe murals

Paredes Pintadas da Lunda

By José Redinha. Lisboa: 1953.

Adopted on November 7, 2021 by Michael and Tzun Hardy

Cover of the book The Magic Island showing a plain cover with a stylized sunrise embossed on it

The Magic Island

By William Seabrook (1884-1945). New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1929.

Adopted on November 1, 2021 by The R.E.A.D. Book Club of the American Public University System

Iznik Tiles and Ceramics in the Sadberk Hanim Museum and Omer M. Koc Collections

Dance of Fire

By Hulya Bilgi. Istanbul: Vehbi Koc Foundation and Sadberk Hanim Museum, 2009.

Adopted on September 14, 2021 by Barbara Sporer Filipac in memory of Joseph Filipac and Eva Sporer Filipac

De Paris à Samarkand, le Ferghanah, le Kouldja et la Sibérie occidentale: impressions de voyage d’une Parisienne / par Mme. de U

De Paris a Samarkand

By Marie de Ujfalvy-Bourdon. Paris: Hachette, 1880.

Adopted on September 9, 2021 by Smithsonian Regional Council Friends in honor of Patricia Hausknost. Her Smithsonian Family celebrate her sense of adventure, love of global exploration and admiration for women who increase and diffuse knowledge. Her commitment to and passion for the arts, history and humanities will carry forward the values she advanced throughout her wild and precious life.

Cover Volume I

The Modern Aeroplane

By ltd Scottish Oils and Shell-Mex. [Glasgow, $c n.d.]:

Adopted on September 6, 2021 by Joshua and Kathleen Daniels and Cora Pelletier In memory of Andrew Logan Daniels