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Hess Book Fund

Initiated in 2005 by Mrs. Virginia Krause Hess for the purchase of books in art and sculpture. Mrs. Hess is a renowned Dayton sculptor and artist who joined the WSU Friends of the Libraries' Board of Directors in 2002 and has been a valued friend to the University Libraries. Additional contributions to this fund have been made since 2006 in memory of Mr. Fredrick L. Hess, an equally valued friend to the University Libraries and to everyone who had the privilege of knowing him.

Books purchased on this fund include:

Constantin Brancusi : the essence of things / edited by Carmen Giménez and Matthew Gale ; with contributions by Sanda Miller, Alexandra Parigoris and Jon Wood

Sculpture and the garden / edited by Patrick Eyres and Fiona Russell

Stone / Andy Goldsworthy

See all the books purchased on this fund...