From the Book Sorting Room
The Friends of the Barrington Public Library are offering some very special books for purchase directly from the library's book sorting room. If you are interested in any of the volumes listed below, please leave your name and telephone number with the Reference Department staff, either in person or by telephoning 401-247-1920 ext 2, and a Friends member will contact you to schedule an appointment.
Currently Available:PERFORMANCE: RICHARD AVEDON, Abrams, c. 2008. More than 200 photographs of the preeminent stars and artists of the performing arts from the second half of the 20th century, many rarely or never seen before, from Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe to Sean Penn and Bjork, with essays by Mike Nichols, John Lahr, Andrea Gregory and Mitsuko Uchida. Avedon was one of the most influential photographers of that time. This is a gorgeous book (13" x 10 1/2") and in like-new condition. A beautiful gift. $95.