Spectacular Flirtations

This book, titled in full Spectacular Flirtations: viewing the actress in British art and theatre, 1768-1920 examines representations of the actress in late 18th and early 19th century Britain. The text is reinforced by a myriad of images, from fine art to caricatures. Find this title in our catalog at, PN2582 .W65 P47 2007.

The Dog Sale

The new Dog Sale catalog from Bonhams has arrived, and is in the recent acquisitions area. Fans of dogs, cuteness, and 16th century German Dog Collars, take note. The catalog contains paintings, a veritable pet store worth of paraphernalia, a few curiosities, and of course, a collection of dog collars. The sale is to occur on February 12, 2008 in New York. To find this catalog at the OPAC, login and select search collections.