In Flagrante Collecto (Caught in the Act of Collecting)
According to author Marilynn Gelfman Karp, collecting is a calling; and those who are driven to collect unloved objects are the purest collectors of all. In this literary and sophisticated celebration of humble objects, Karp shares her passionate insights on what she calls the "rapture of the capture."
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In flagrante collecto: caught in the act of collectingUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
First-time author Karp (art, NYU) is a sculptor who collects Depression glass, which she rightly describes as valuable, but she also finds herself drawn to "unloved" objects like soda bottle caps ... Read full review