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This Earthly Frame

The Making of American Secularism

David Sehat

An award-winning scholar’s sweeping history of American secularism, from Jefferson to Trump In This Earthly Frame, David Sehat narrates the making of American secularism through its most prominent proponents...

February 22, 2022, Hardcover, $30.00

Rapture and Melancholy

The Diaries of Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St. Vincent Millay; Edited by Daniel Mark Epstein; Foreword by Holly Peppe

The first publication of Edna St. Vincent Millay's private, intimate diaries The English author Thomas Hardy proclaimed that America had two great attractions: the skyscraper, and the poetry of Edna St. Vincent...

February 22, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

Painting in Stone

Architecture and the Poetics of Marble from Antiquity to the Enlightenment

Fabio Barry

A sweeping history of premodern architecture told through the material of stone Spanning almost five millennia, Painting in Stone tells a new history of premodern architecture through the material of...

February 22, 2022, Paper, $40.00

Playing with Fire

The Story of Maria Yudina, Pianist in Stalin's Russia

Elizabeth Wilson

The first full biography of the fearless and brilliant Maria Yudina, a legendary pianist who was central to Russian intellectual life Maria Yudina was no ordinary musician. An incredibly popular pianist, she lived...

February 22, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

About The Rose

Creation and Community in Jay DeFeo's Circle

Elizabeth Ferrell

A remarkable portrait of a web of artistic connections, traced outward from Jay DeFeo’s uniquely generative work of art Through deep archival research and nuanced analysis, Elizabeth Ferrell examines the creative...

February 22, 2022, Hardcover, $65.00

Artek and the Aaltos

Creating a Modern World
Revised and Expanded Edition

Edited by Nina Stritzler-Levine

The newly revised and expanded study of the world-renowned Finnish design company Artek Best known for the production of Aalto’s famous bentwood furniture, Artek was a multifaceted design company that...

February 22, 2022, Hardcover, $65.00

After Disbelief

On Disenchantment, Disappointment, Eternity, and Joy

Anthony T. Kronman

An intimate, philosophic quest for eternity, amidst the disenchantments and disappointments of our time Many people of faith believe the meaning of life depends on our connection to an eternal order of some kind....

February 22, 2022, Hardcover, $25.00

Social Fabrics

Inscribed Textiles from Medieval Egyptian Tombs

Edited by Mary McWilliams and Jochen Sokoly; With contributions by Robin Hanson, Mary McWilliams, Meredith Montague, Nasser Rabbat, Jochen Sokoly, David Stern, Katherine M. Taronas, Julie H. Wertz, Elizabeth Dospel Williams, and Meredyth Lynn Winter

Exploring prize textiles known as tiraz, whose meaning and materiality illuminate the interwoven communities of the medieval Islamic worldSocial Fabrics looks at tiraz—highly prized textiles enhanced with...

February 22, 2022, Paper, $45.00

Charles Ray

Figure Ground

Kelly Baum and Brinda Kumar; With contributions by Charles Ray and Hal Foster

This career-spanning publication features conceptual, political, formal, and technical perspectives on the work of contemporary sculptor Charles Ray For Charles Ray (b. 1953), one of today’s foremost American...

February 22, 2022, PB-with Flaps, $25.00

The Notebooks and Drawings of Louis I. Kahn

Facsimile Edition and Reader's Guide

Fascimile edited and designed by Richard Saul Wurman and Eugene Feldman; With a reader's guide edited by Richard Saul Wurman

A deluxe sleeved set that includes a facsimile republication of a classic work on Louis Kahn and an accompanying volume of new writings by colleagues, architects, and the Kahn familyThe Notebooks and Drawings of...

February 22, 2022, 2-Volume Set with Sleeve, $110.00