Catalogs

December Highlights

December Highlights

Newly cataloged little stars, how we wonder where they'll go, on which shelf, down which row? Those who catch them are in the know, of twinkling stars at Common Crow!

For the Greek Geek

For the Greek Geek

95 (!) items, all in Greek, or about Greece, or written by Greeks. Includes LOTS of Kazantzakis, plus books on the history, culture, literature and topography of the Hellenic lands and islands.

The Silvain Family & Comedie-Francaise

The Silvain Family & Comedie-Francaise

A lovely archive of the Silvain family, who were at the heart of the Parisian theatre world from the 1870s to the 1940s. Letters, photos, and more.

William J. Allen, Club Photographer

William J. Allen, Club Photographer

A look at Pittsburgh from the point of view of an artisticly minded Beltzhoover photographer in the late 1920s, capturing Pittsburgh's grit and beauty, and also displaying the hallmarks of modernist influence.