"Images of America, Burlington Edition, by Jean Martin"
||This beautiful volume
features a wonderful photo history of Burlington. A collection of vintage
photos from the local history room and private family photos make up
this special publication illustrating wonderful memories of Burlington
It is dedicated to
Gussie Backes Poglitsch, who attended a reception in honor of the book's
||"An American Celebration:
The Art of Charles Wysocki", special signed limited edition art
||Charles Wysocki is an
artist that leads the field in primitive style art of the Americana
He won many awards for his work including
the medal of honor from the National Society Daughters of the American
Revolution, the society’s highest national honor. He also appeared in People
magazine July 7, 1986, and was invited to the White House Independence
Day celebration in 1981 (for which he did a painting that supposedly
still hangs there).
He was born in 1928 in Detroit, served in
the U.S. military, and was best known for his Americana calendars. He
passed away in 2002 at the age of 73.
ISBN: 0-86713-022-4; Publisher: Workman
Publishing Co., Inc., NYC; Copyright 1985 by Greenwich Press
10 1/4" x 10 1/4" No. 1624 of
3500 Signed By the Author. An excellent copy, in a fine dust jacket and
in a very good slipcase.