Books et Veritas: Gifts of light and truth

This year, give your friends and family a gift that will broaden their minds and expand their horizons. Each book that we publish here at Yale University Press aids in the discovery and dissemination of light and truth, lux et veritas. 

 A Modern History by Abbas Amanat  Concerto Al-Quds by Adonis, translated from the arabic by Khaled Mattawa   How the Sea Fed Civilization by Brian Fagan   A Translation, by David Bentley Hart  Beowulf translated by Stephen Mitchell

 

 Artists and Their Books, edited by Jo Steffens and Matthias Neumann   A Deep History of the Earliest States, by James C. Scott  Devotion by Patti Smith  The Making of an American Movie Studio, by David Thomson   100 Poems, edited by Christian Wiman

 

Art | History | Literature | Nature | Poetry | Religion | Jewish Lives

 

 

Art

  • Centennial

    Maria Morris Hambourg and Jeff L. Rosenheim; With contributions by Alexandra Dennett, Philippe Garner, Adam Kirsch, Harald E. L. Prins, and Vasilios Zatse

    04/25/2017, Hardcover
    $75.00 |
    ISBN: 9781588396181
  • Divine Draftsman and Designer

    Carmen C. Bambach

    11/21/2017, Hardcover
    $65.00 |
    ISBN: 9781588396372
  • Artists and Their Books

    Edited by Jo Steffens and Matthias Neumann

    11/07/2017, HC - Paper over Board
    $20.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300216981

  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Iconoclastic Masterpiece

    Francesco Dal Co

    07/18/2017, HC - Paper over Board
    $30.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300226058
  • Images of Latin American Nature from Columbus to Darwin

    Daniela Bleichmar

    10/10/2017, Hardcover
    $50.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300224023
  • Inventing Modern Art in Brazil

    Stephanie D'Alessandro and Luis Pérez-Oramas

    10/31/2017, Hardcover
    $50.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300228618
 

 

History

  • Frederic Raphael

    09/26/2017, Hardcover
    $26.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300215373
  • A Modern History

    Abbas Amanat

    10/24/2017, Hardcover
    $40.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300112542
  • The Noble Conspirator

    Kathryn Tempest

    11/21/2017, Hardcover
    $28.50 |
    ISBN: 9780300180091

  • The Wonder of the Age

    John Rhodehamel

    02/22/2017, Hardcover
    $32.50 |
    ISBN: 9780300219975
  • A Deep History of the Earliest States

    James C. Scott

    08/22/2017, Hardcover
    $26.00 | Out of Stock
    ISBN: 9780300182910
  • How the Sea Fed Civilization

    Brian Fagan

    09/26/2017, Hardcover
    $30.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300215342
 

 

Literature

  • Patrick Modiano; Translated from the French by Damion Searls

    08/29/2017, PB-with Flaps
    $16.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300223330
  • Patti Smith

    09/12/2017, Hardcover
    $18.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300218626
  • Patrick Modiano; Translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti; Foreword by J. M. G. Le Clézio

    08/29/2017, PB-with Flaps
    $16.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300223347

  • The Rules of the Game, Volume 3

    Michel Leiris; Translated from the French by Lydia Davis

    03/28/2017, Hardcover
    $30.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300212396
  • (A Book for Just About Anyone)

    Devorah Baum

    08/22/2017, Hardcover
    $26.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300212440
  • And Other Essays

    Francis Spufford

    10/24/2017, HC - Paper over Board
    $25.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300230055
 

 

Nature

  • An Illustrated Natural History

    Mike Unwin and David Tipling; Foreword by Tony Angell

    02/07/2017, Hardcover
    $40.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300222739
  • Henry David Thoreau; Edited by Geoff Wisner; Illustrated by Debby Cotter Kaspari

    03/28/2017, Hardcover
    $30.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300223767
  • A Short History

    Chris Herzfeld; Translated by Kevin Frey; Foreword by Jane Goodall

    11/14/2017, Hardcover
    $26.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300221374

 

Poetry

  • Translated by Stephen Mitchell

    10/24/2017, Hardcover
    $26.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300228885
  • 100 Poems

    Edited by Christian Wiman

    11/07/2017, Hardcover
    $25.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300226089
  • Adonis; Translated from the Arabic by Khaled Mattawa

    11/28/2017, Hardcover
    $25.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300197648

 

 

Religion

 

 

Jewish Lives

  • Soldier, Leader, Statesman

    Itamar Rabinovich

    03/05/2017, Hardcover
    $25.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300212297
  • The Making of an American Movie Studio

    David Thomson

    08/08/2017, Hardcover
    $25.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300197600
  • American Prophet

    Jeffrey Rosen

    09/12/2017, Paper
    $15.00 |
    ISBN: 9780300230710

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