WorldCat Identities

Peltason, Ruth A.

Overview
Works: 43 works in 113 publications in 3 languages and 6,430 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Patterns  Interviews  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Portraits  Biography  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: NX512.G67, 700.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ruth A Peltason
I am not my breast cancer : women talk openly about love & sex, hair loss & weight gain, mothers & daughters, and being a woman with breast cancer by Ruth A Peltason( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gathers the warm, loving, frank, and informed voices of more than 800 women--from every state in the nation and from continents as far away as Australia and Africa--who reveal their fears, trade advice, share experiences, and express their deepest, most intimate concerns. It offers the companionship of other women dealing with breast cancer.--From publisher description
The world of Edward Gorey by Clifford Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the artist and his work, including his illustrations for T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats and the animated credits for the Mystery! series on public television
Manners : always gracious, sometimes irreverent by Kate Spade( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a guide to modern etiquette and social conundrums, covering such areas as table manners, thank-you notes, office gossip, and introductions for a range of environments
Style : always gracious, sometimes irreverent by Kate Spade( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a guide to personal style, sharing practical information and modern dress etiquette guidelines in such areas as identifying flattering colors and cuts and preparing a wardrobe for a variety of needs and occasions
Elizabeth Taylor : my love affair with jewelry by Elizabeth Taylor( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the film star's collection of jewelry, providing descriptions of her most noteworthy pieces and describing their representation of particular relationships and events in her life
Ernst Haas color photography by Ernst Haas( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occasions : always gracious, sometimes irreverent by Kate Spade( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to hosting with grace and style shares advice on every aspect of planning and overseeing social events, from selecting appropriate music and establishing desired lighting effects to preparing guest rooms and hostess gifts
Creative Time : the book : 33 years of public art in New York City by Anne Pasternak( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk art needlepoint : 20 projects adapted from objects in the American Folk Art Museum by Ruth A Peltason( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colors : Tibor Kalman, issues 1-13( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

13 issues of Benetton's Colors with which Kalman was associated as editor and designer
Set in Style : the jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels by Sarah Coffin( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a catalog to accompany an exhibition focusing on the history of jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels
Architect : the work of the Pritzker Prize laureates in their own words( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-three of the world s most accomplished and inspiring architects Gehry, Pei, Meier, Nouvel, Piano, and 28 more express their views on creativity, inspiration, and legacy in this visually stunning, one-of-a-kind collection. The Pritzker Prize is the most prestigious international prize for architecture. Architect presents all 33 recipients of the Pritzker Prize, and captures in pictures and in their own words the awe-inspiring achievements of each architect. Organized by architect, each chapter features approximately four to six major works that represent a range of skills, materials, and methods, as well as a variety of structures including museums, libraries, transportation hubs, hotels, places of worship, and more. The text, culled from diaries, interviews, articles, speeches, and notebooks, and provided by each architect, illuminates his works and enlightens on topics such as his influences and inspirations, personal philosophy, and aspirations for his own work and the future of architecture. The book includes 700 stunning and fascinating photographs, blueprints, sketches, and CAD drawings representing each architect's major works. Architect is a unique work that offers an unprecedented view into the minds of some of the most creative thinkers, dreamers, and builders of the last three decades. -- Product Description
Design Research : the store that brought modern living to American homes by Jane Thompson( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the picture : production stills from the TCM Archives by Alexa L Foreman( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architect : The Pritzker Prize laureates in their own words( Book )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Pritzker Prize architects, who collectively have shaped our built environment at the end of the twentieth century and the first decade of the twenty-first, talk about what matters to them - light, materials and sustainability for example - as well as their heroes and what buildings they admire"--Dust cover
Scavullo nudes by Francesco Scavullo( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living jewels : masterpieces from nature : coral, pearls, horn, shell, wood & other exotica by Ruth A Peltason( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewelry from nature : amber, coral, horn, ivory, pearls, shell, tortoiseshell, wood, exotica by Ruth A Peltason( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colors : issues 1-13 : the Tibor Kalman years( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Webb : the quintessential American jeweler by Ruth A Peltason( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The world of Edward Gorey
Alternative Names
Peltason Ruth

Languages
English (77)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The world of Edward GoreyManners : always gracious, sometimes irreverentStyle : always gracious, sometimes irreverentElizabeth Taylor : my love affair with jewelryOccasions : always gracious, sometimes irreverentCreative Time : the book : 33 years of public art in New York CityFolk art needlepoint : 20 projects adapted from objects in the American Folk Art MuseumColors : Tibor Kalman, issues 1-13