Spring 2016 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press spring 2016 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them books by Paula Deitz, James J. Gigantino, Gregory L. Heller, Zachary Lesser, Patricia Cox Miller, Simon P. Newman, Jean R. Soderlund, and Timothy R. White.

 

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 2010)

Bronner/Fraser, The Papers of William Penn, Volume 5: William Penn's Published Writings, 1660-1726: An Interpretive Bibliography (hc 1986)

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 2010)

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 2013)

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

Cooper/Minardi, Paint, Pattern, and People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725-1850 (pb 2015)

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

Dieterich-Ward, Beyond Rust: Metropolitan Pittsburgh and the Fate of Industrial America (hc 2015, eb 2015)

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)

Dunn/Dunn, The Papers of William Penn, Volume 3: 1685-1700 (hc 1987)

Dunn/Dunn, The Papers of William Penn, Volume 4: 1701-1718 (hc 1987)

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)

Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration/Baltzell, WPA Guide to Philadelphia: A Guide to the Nation's Birthplace (hc Dec 2015, eb Feb 2016)

Fogleman, Hopeful Journeys: German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America, 1717-1775 (pb 1996, eb 2014)

Ford/Weekley, Edward Hicks, Painter of the Peaceable Kingdom (eb Feb 2016)

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, pb May 2016, eb 2013)

Hepp, IV, The Middle-Class City: Transforming Space and Time in Philadelphia, 1876-1926 (hc 2003, eb 2011)

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

Hodge/Garvan, The Elfreth Book of Letters (pb 1985, eb Feb 2016)

Hoffman, Brotherly Love (pb 2000)

Hood, The Weaver's Craft: Cloth, Commerce, and Industry in Early Pennsylvania (hc 2003, eb 2011)

Horle, Records of the Courts of Sussex County, Delaware, Volume 1: 1677-1689 (eb Feb 2016)

Horle, Records of the Courts of Sussex County, Delaware, Volume 2: 1677-1710 (eb Feb 2016)

Horle/Wokeck, Lawmaking and Legislators in Pennsylvania, Volume 1, 1682-1709: A Biographical Dictionary (eb Feb 2016)

Horle/Scheib, Lawmaking and Legislators in Pennsylvania, Volume 2, 1710-1756: A Biographical Dictionary (eb Feb 2016)

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)

Li/Li, Trees of Pennsylvania, the Atlantic States, and the Lake States (eb Feb 2016)

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 2013)

Madden/Stull, Work, Wages, and Poverty: Income Distribution in Post-Industrial Philadelphia (hc Dec 2015, eb Feb 2016)

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

Maynard, The Brandywine: An Intimate Portrait (hc 2014, eb 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, eb 2015)

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 2013)

Newman, Embodied History: The Lives of the Poor in Early Philadelphia (hc 2003, pb 2003, eb 2013)

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 2015, eb 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, eb Dec 2015)

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

Shaaber, Sixteenth-Century Imprints in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania (eb Feb 2016)

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)

Stull/Madden, Post-Industrial Philadelphia: Structural Changes in the Metropolitan Economy (hc , eb Feb 2016)

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

Summers/Luce, Economic Development Within the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area (hc , eb Feb 2016)

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)

Vaux, Guide to Women's History Resources in the Delaware Valley Area (hc , eb Feb 2016)

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, A Quaker Woman's Cookbook: The "Domestic Cookery" of Elizabeth Ellicott Lea (eb Dec 2015)

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)

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