Adopted Books

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Iznik Tiles and Ceramics in the Sadberk Hanim Museum and Omer M. Koc Collections

Dance of Fire

By Hulya Bilgi. Istanbul: Vehbi Koc Foundation and Sadberk Hanim Museum, 2009.

Adopted on September 14, 2021 by Barbara Sporer Filipac in memory of Joseph Filipac and Eva Sporer Filipac

De Paris à Samarkand, le Ferghanah, le Kouldja et la Sibérie occidentale: impressions de voyage d’une Parisienne / par Mme. de U

De Paris a Samarkand

By Marie de Ujfalvy-Bourdon. Paris: Hachette, 1880.

Adopted on September 9, 2021 by Smithsonian Regional Council Friends in honor of Patricia Hausknost. Her Smithsonian Family celebrate her sense of adventure, love of global exploration and admiration for women who increase and diffuse knowledge. Her commitment to and passion for the arts, history and humanities will carry forward the values she advanced throughout her wild and precious life.

Cover Volume I

The Modern Aeroplane

By ltd Scottish Oils and Shell-Mex. [Glasgow, $c n.d.]:

Adopted on September 6, 2021 by Joshua and Kathleen Daniels and Cora Pelletier In memory of Andrew Logan Daniels

Lore of the Unicorn Cover

The Lore of The Unicorn

By Odell Shepard. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1930.

Adopted on August 26, 2021 by Marguerite M. Florio and Nicholas M. Florio Dedicated to our granddaughter Charlotte B. Chusid who is as magical to us as a Unicorn is to mythology

A signare, or woman of color in St. Louis, Senegal

The World in Miniature: Africa, Vol.1-2

London: R. Ackermann, 1821.

Adopted on August 25, 2021 by Michael & Tzun Ying Hardy

Benin antiquities

Antique Works of Art from Benin

By Augustus Henry Lane-Fox Pitt-Rivers. London: Printed Privately, 1900.

Adopted on August 25, 2021 by Michael & Tzun Ying Hardy

Trattato della misura delle Fabbriche nel quale oltra la misura di tutte le superficie communi si da ancora la misura di tutte le specie di Volte...

Trattato della Misura delle Fabbriche

By Giuseppe Antonio Alberti. In Venezia: appresso Giambattista Recurti, 1757.

Adopted on July 29, 2021 by Henry D. Kahn, D.Sc. In honor of David V. Kalbaugh, Ph.D. Engineer and Mathematician

La Perse cover

La Perse, La Chaldée et La Susiane

By Jane Dieulafoy (1851-1916). Paris: Hachette et cie, 1887.

Adopted on June 16, 2021 by Michael & Tzun Ying Hardy

Cover of Africanisms in the Gullah Dialect

Africanisms in the Gullah Dialect

By Lorenzo Dow Turner. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, c2002.

Adopted on June 12, 2021 by Mr. Cedron N. Williams in honor of Mr. Charles Nathaniel Williams, Jr. of Charleston, SC

Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems, title page

Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems

By Harvey J. Gold. New York: Wiley, c1977.

Adopted on June 11, 2021 by Henry D. Kahn, D.Sc. In honor of John F. Fox, Ph.D. Ecologist and Biometrician