Books Beth Merfish Loves

Beth is an avid reader, and as a girl, she said, "More than anything, I loved biographies." Her book picks reflect her love of biographies, art and artists, Latin America, and her Jewish identity. She loved these as a teenager...

  Confessions of an Art Addict  by Peggy Guggenheim

Confessions of an Art Addict by Peggy Guggenheim

  Lorca: A Dream of a Life  by Leslie Stainton

Lorca: A Dream of a Life by Leslie Stainton

  Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo  by Hayden Herrera

Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo by Hayden Herrera

  Turbulent Souls  by Stephen J. Dubner

Turbulent Souls by Stephen J. Dubner

And these as an adult. 

  Making the Mummies Dance: Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art  by Thomas Hoving

Making the Mummies Dance: Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Thomas Hoving

  The Forger's Spell   by Edward Dolnick

The Forger's Spell  by Edward Dolnick

  The Orientalist  by Tom Reiss

The Orientalist by Tom Reiss

  Art Lover: A Biography of Peggy Guggenheim  by Anton Gill

Art Lover: A Biography of Peggy Guggenheim by Anton Gill

  The Lacuna  by Barbara Kingsolver

The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver

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