Spring 2015 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press spring 2015 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them: The Sabermetric Revolution; Ellis Island Nation; Enchantment; Lost Letters of Medieval Life; Shakespeare's Shrine; Early African American Print Culture; Internationalism in the Age of Nationalism; and American Marriage.

Complete Catalog: Books of Regional Interest

Titles from the Penn Press catalog, grouped by subject.

Academy of the Fine Arts, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts: 200 Years of Excellence (pb 2005)

Block/Rhoads, Aquatic Plants of Pennsylvania: A Complete Reference Guide (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Branson, These Fiery Frenchified Dames: Women and Political Culture in Early National Philadelphia (hc 2001, pb 2001, eb 2010)

Broder, Tramps, Unfit Mothers, and Neglected Children: Negotiating the Family in Nineteenth-Century Philadelphia (hc 2002, eb 2011)

Burt/Moss, The Perennial Philadelphians: The Anatomy of an American Aristocracy (pb 1999)

Cheyney, History of the University of Pennsylvania, 1740-1940 (hc 1940, eb 2014)

Churella, The Pennsylvania Railroad, Volume 1: Building an Empire, 1846-1917 (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Cnaan/Boddie, The Other Philadelphia Story: How Local Congregations Support Quality of Life in Urban America (hc 2006, eb 2011)

Cnaan/Dichter, A Century of Social Work and Social Welfare at Penn (hc 2008)

Conn, Metropolitan Philadelphia: Living with the Presence of the Past (pb 2006, eb 2011)

Contosta/Baltzell, A Philadelphia Family: The Houstons and Woodwards of Chestnut Hill (pb 1992)

Davis/Haller, The Peoples of Philadelphia: A History of Ethnic Groups and Lower-Class Life, 1790-1940 (pb 1998)

Dorst, The Written Suburb: An American Site, An Ethnographic Dilemma (pb 1989, eb 2012)

Du Bois/Anderson, The Philadelphia Negro: A Social Study (pb 1995, eb 2010)

Eckhardt, So Bravely and So Well: The Life and Art of William T. Trego (hc 2011)

Fahlman/Barry, Chimneys and Towers: Charles Demuth's Late Paintings of Lancaster (pb 2007)

Fogleman, Hopeful Journeys: German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America, 1717-1775 (pb 1996)

Gale, Greater New Jersey: Living in the Shadow of Gotham (pb 2006)

Gallman, Mastering Wartime: A Social History of Philadelphia During the Civil War (pb 2000)

Gillette, Camden After the Fall: Decline and Renewal in a Post-Industrial City (hc 2005, pb 2006, eb 2011)

Goodman, The Ingenious Dr. Franklin: Selected Scientific Letters of Benjamin Franklin (pb 1974, eb 2011)

Hall, Benjamin Franklin Takes the Case (The Benjamin Franklin Mysteries) (pb 2001)

Hall, Benjamin Franklin and a Case of Christmas Murder (The Benjamin Franklin Mysteries) (pb 2001)

Heller/Garvin, Ed Bacon: Planning, Politics, and the Building of Modern Philadelphia (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Hepp, IV, The Middle-Class City: Transforming Space and Time in Philadelphia, 1876-1926 (hc 2003)

Higgins/Cardillo, Chanticleer: A Pleasure Garden (hc 2011, eb 2012)

Hoffman, Brotherly Love (pb 2000)

Hood, The Weaver's Craft: Cloth, Commerce, and Industry in Early Pennsylvania (hc 2003)

Kashatus, Almost a Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the 1980 Phillies (pb 2013)

Katz/Sugrue, W. E. B. Du Bois, Race, and the City: "The Philadelphia Negro" and Its Legacy (pb 1998)

Kimmerle, Edward W. Redfield: Just Values and Fine Seeing (pb 2004)

Lapsansky/Verplanck, Quaker Aesthetics: Reflections on a Quaker Ethic in American Design and Consumption, 1720-1920 (hc 2002)

Licht, Getting Work: Philadelphia, 1840-1950 (pb 2000)

Lippard/Cohen, The Killers: A Narrative of Real Life in Philadelphia (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Luce/Summers, Local Fiscal Issues in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area (pb 1987)

Lyons, The People of This Generation: The Rise and Fall of the New Left in Philadelphia (hc 2003, eb 2011)

Mallon/Sama, Franklin's Daughters: Profiles of Penn Women (pb 2002)

Maynard, The Brandywine: An Intimate Portrait (hc 2014)

McConville, These Daring Disturbers of the Public Peace: The Struggle for Property and Power in Early New Jersey (pb 2003)

McMurry/Van Dolsen, Architecture and Landscape of the Pennsylvania Germans, 1720-1920 (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Mires, Independence Hall in American Memory (pb 2013)

Montgomery, Brothers, Sing On!: My Half-Century Around the World with the Penn Glee Club (hc 2005)

Moss/Crane, Historic Sacred Places of Philadelphia (hc 2004)

Moss/Crane, Historic Houses of Philadelphia: A Tour of the Region's Museum Homes (hc 1998)

Moss/Crane, Historic Landmarks of Philadelphia (hc 2008)

Murtagh, Moravian Architecture and Town Planning: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and Other Eighteenth-Century American Settlements (pb 1997)

Nash, First City: Philadelphia and the Forging of Historical Memory (pb 2006, eb 2011)

Newman, Embodied History: The Lives of the Poor in Early Philadelphia (hc 2003, pb 2003, eb 2011)

Peterson, Pennsylvania Impressionism (hc 2002)

Powell/Foster, Bring Out Your Dead: The Great Plague of Yellow Fever in Philadelphia in 1793 (pb 1993, eb 2014)

Puckett/Lloyd, Becoming Penn: The Pragmatic American University, 1950-2000 (hc Apr 2015)

Rappole, Wildlife of the Mid-Atlantic: A Complete Reference Manual (hc 2007, pb 2012)

Regis, Describing Early America: Bartram, Jefferson, Crevècoeur, and the Influence of Natural History (pb 1999)

Remer, Printers and Men of Capital: Philadelphia Book Publishers in the New Republic (pb 2000)

Rhoads/Block, Trees of Pennsylvania: A Complete Reference Guide (hc 2004)

Rhoads/Block, The Plants of Pennsylvania: An Illustrated Manual, 2/e (hc 2007)

Richter/Wolf, The Free Man (pb 1998)

Rilling, Making Houses, Crafting Capitalism: Builders in Philadelphia, 1790-1850 (hc 2000)

Rodin, The University and Urban Revival: Out of the Ivory Tower and Into the Streets (hc 2007)

Rottenberg, The Man Who Made Wall Street: Anthony J. Drexel and the Rise of Modern Finance (pb 2006)

Smolenski, Friends and Strangers: The Making of a Creole Culture in Colonial Pennsylvania (pb 2012, eb 2011)

Soderlund, William Penn and the Founding of Pennsylvania: A Documentary History (pb 1983)

Stevick, Imagining Philadelphia: Travelers' Views of the City from 1800 to the Present (hc 1996)

Stroud, The Man Who Had Been King: The American Exile of Napoleon's Brother Joseph (hc 2005, eb 2014)

Stutz, Natural Lives, Modern Times: People and Places of the Delaware River (pb 1998)

Thomas/Brownlee, Building America's First University: An Historical and Architectural Guide to the University of Pennsylvania (hc 2000)

Thompson, Rum Punch and Revolution: Taverngoing and Public Life in Eighteenth-Century Philadelphia (pb 1998, eb 2010)

Van Horne/Drelick, Traveling the Pennsylvania Railroad: Photographs of William H. Rau (hc 2002)

Vance, Intimate Bicycle Tours of Philadelphia: Ten Excursions to the City's Art, Parks, and Neighborhoods (pb 2004)

Vitiello/Thomas, The Philadelphia Stock Exchange and the City It Made (hc 2010)

Warner, The Private City: Philadelphia in Three Periods of Its Growth, 2/e (pb 1987)

Weaver, As American as Shoofly Pie: The Foodlore and Fakelore of Pennsylvania Dutch Cuisine (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Weslager/Alexander, Delaware's Forgotten Folk: The Story of the Moors and Nanticokes (pb 2006, eb 2012)

Winegrad, Through Time, Across Continents: A Hundred Years of Archaeology and Anthropology at the University Museum (hc 1993)