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Stuck at home? Here are our recommendations for how to practice your French on streaming. read more
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Valentine's Day is coming up! Here's our selection of the most romantic books currently in stock at Idlewild. read more
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Our selection of films currently streaming for a romantic night in and a language boost all at once! read more
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Join Idlewild for brunch and book discussions of novels by women translated into English throughout 2020. read more
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Happy holidays to readers, learners and travelers! Welcome to our gift guide for every type of reader in your life. read more
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Practice language learning over the holidays with our selection of the best foreign-language films streaming now! read more
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Join Jennifer, artist and Idlewild bookseller, in supporting immigrant families at the border by purchasing this print. read more
Nicolás Enríquez (Mexican, 1704–1790)
The Virgin of Guadalupe with the Four Apparitions, 1773
Mexican, 
Oil on copper; 22 1/4 × 16 1/2 in. (56.5 × 41.9 cm) Framed: 25 1/4 × 19 7/8 × 1 3/8 in. (64.1 × 50.5 × 3.5 cm)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Purchase, Louis V. Bell, Harris Brisbane Dick, Fletcher, and Rogers Funds and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest and several members of The Chairman's Council Gifts, 2014 (2014.173)
http://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/635401
Our list of fun October events that take place around the city where you can practice speaking Spanish! read more
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Our reading list for autumn, inspired by Stefan Zweig's description of that "serene melancholy, that gentle nostalgia" that this season provokes. read more
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This week is the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II. To understand this vast war, where to begin? Here's our selection of a few excellent books on the war.
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Before our next round of Spanish classes begin, brush up on your knowledge with one of these great Spanish-language movies about family currently streaming online. read more
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Interested in learning more about some of the places that have been in the headlines lately? Our recommendations for books about Greenland, Hong Kong, El Salvador & more. read more
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Our selections for best international books to read this Pride month! read more
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Whether you call it Stolz, Orgullo, Fierté, Orgulho or Orgoglio, here's our selection of foreign-language films streaming online that are perfect for Pride month! read more
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Our picks for the best books to prepare you for a trip to Tokyo! read more
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Our selection of the most delightful Portuguese-language films streaming this spring. read more
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Our selection of books in stock now for the Paris vagabond in you. read more
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The Spanish Civil War ended eighty years ago. The conflict seized the world's attention, and many of the era's greatest writers wrote about it. Here, our reading list. read more
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The next entry in our Valentine's Day series on Romance-language romance films to stream now: ♥ Italian ♥ read more
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A week out from Valentine's Day, here are a few of our current titles that might put you in a dreamy mood. read more
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