My Favorite Things


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Author Maira Kalman
Publisher Harper Collins
Manufacturer Cooper Hewitt
Date 2014
Cover Hardcover
Dimensions 8 x 9 in., 160 pages
Best selling author and illustrator Maira Kalman presents this beautiful pictorial narrative exploration of her favorite objects. These objects include pieces from her personal life as well as from the collection of Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. "My Favorite Things" features over fifty objects including the pocket watch that Abraham Lincoln was carrying when he was shot and a pair of Toscanini’s pants. Kalman’s pictorial index enhances the reading experience by providing photographs of the actual objects and short descriptions.