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leslyls added a title to their For later shelf Jul 26 2021
"Sitting in the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture is a rough cotton bag, called "Ashley's Sack," embroidered with just a handful of words that evoke a sweeping family story of loss and of love passed down...
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leslyls added a title to their For later shelf Jul 26 2021
How do you create a space that calms and revives you? Thornhill cuts through the fads to offer practical solutions to home-based problems. She shows you how to create supportive room layouts, consider the mindful effects of color, and embrace...
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leslyls added a title to their For later shelf Jul 26 2021
"A literary gem researched over a year the author spent living in Berlin, Endpapers excavates the extraordinary histories of the author's grandfather and father: the renowned publisher Kurt Wolff, dubbed "perhaps the twentieth century's most...
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leslyls added a title to their For later shelf Jul 26 2021
"Pondering revolutionary Cuba, the Berlin Wall, and the caves of Cappadocia, these essays explore themes of memory, war, movement, and home."-- The New Yorker "A thoughtful, roving meditation on migration, language, and home."-- Publishers...
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leslyls added a title to their For later shelf Jul 24 2021
Mary Delany was seventy-two years old when she noticed a petal drop from a geranium. In a flash of inspiration, she picked up her scissors and cut out a paper replica of the petal, inventing the art of collage. It was the summer of 1772, in...
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