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Nature Inside

Plants and Flowers in the Modern Interior

Penny Sparke

From ferns in 19th-century British parlors to contemporary “living walls” in commercial spaces, plants and flowers have long been incorporated into the design of public and private spaces. Spanning two centuries, Nature...

February 23, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

London and the Seventeenth Century

The Making of the World's Greatest City

Margarette Lincoln

The Gunpowder Plot, the Civil Wars, Charles I’s execution, the Plague, the Great Fire, the Restoration, and then the Glorious Revolution: the seventeenth century was one of the most momentous times in the history of Britain,...

February 23, 2021, Hardcover, $32.50

Empire of Silver

A New Monetary History of China

Jin Xu; Translated by Stacy Mosher

This revelatory account of the ways silver shaped Chinese history shows how an obsession with “white metal” held China back from financial modernization. First used as currency during the Song dynasty in around 900 CE, silver...

February 23, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

Yale French Studies, Number 137/138

North African Poetry in French

Edited by Thomas C. Connolly

Number 137/138 in Yale French Studies, this collection of essays examines poetry in French by authors from across the Maghreb Although in recent years Maghrebi literature written in French has...

February 23, 2021, Paper, $65.00

Fabrice Samyn

I Am?

Vinciane Despret, Pascal Rousseau, and Wivine de Traux

The first major monograph on the work of contemporary Belgian artist Fabrice Samyn Contemporary Belgian artist Fabrice Samyn (b. 1981) works in a wide variety of media, including painting, photography,...

February 23, 2021, Hardcover, $60.00

Catalogue of the Feinberg Collection of Japanese Art

Edited by Rachel Saunders

The sophistication and variety of painting in Japan’s Edo period, as seen through a preeminent US collection Over more than four decades, Robert and Betsy Feinberg have assembled the finest private...

February 23, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Bitter Shade

The Ecological Challenge of Human Consciousness

Michael R. Dove

A seminal anthropological work on the paradoxical relationship between human consciousness and the environment   This book asks an age-old question about the relationship between human consciousness and the...

February 23, 2021, Hardcover, $38.00

Reclaiming Patriotism in an Age of Extremes

Steven B. Smith

The concept of patriotism has fallen on hard times. What was once a value that united Americans has become so politicized by both the left and the right that it threatens to rip apart the social fabric. On the right, patriotism has...

February 23, 2021, Hardcover, $28.00

Ray Johnson c/o

Edited by Caitlin Haskell with Jordan Carter

An engaging and scholarly introduction to the wide-ranging work of a pioneering 20th-century artist Ray Johnson (1927–1995) was a renowned maker of meticulous collages whose works influenced movements...

February 23, 2021, Hardcover, $60.00

Allora & Calzadilla Specters of Noon

Michelle White and Roberto Tejada; With contributions by Julie Ault, Elizabeth DeLoughrey, Daniel Immerwahr, David Lang, Gerardo Mosquera, Molly Nesbit, Mari Carmen Ramirez, and Maria Stavrinaki

The Puerto Rico–based collaborative duo Allora & Calzadilla created Specters of Noon as a group of seven large-scale works specifically for the Menil Collection. The ensemble is orchestrated around the idea of solar...

February 23, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $60.00

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