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Notes on the State of Virginia

An Annotated Edition
Annotated Edition

Thomas Jefferson; Edited and with an Introduction and Notes by Robert Pierce Forbes

The first edition of Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on the State of Virginia to be based on both the 1785 first edition and the original manuscript Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on the State of Virginia has been...

April 26, 2022, Paper, $20.00

Security and Conservation

The Politics of the Illegal Wildlife Trade

Rosaleen Duffy

An exploration of the scale, practical reality, and future implications of the growing integration of biodiversity conservation with global security concerns Debates regarding environmental security risks have...

April 26, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

The War on Music

Reclaiming the Twentieth Century

John Mauceri

A prominent conductor explores how aesthetic criteria masked the political goals of countries during the three great wars of the past century This book offers a major reassessment of classical music in the twentieth...

April 26, 2022, Hardcover, $28.00

Household Servants and Slaves

A Visual History, 1300–1700

The first book-length study of household servants and slaves, exploring a visual history over 400 years and four continents The first book-length study of both images of ordinary household workers and their material...

April 26, 2022, Hardcover, $45.00

French Drawings from the Age of Claude, Poussin, Watteau, and Fragonard

Highlights from the Collection of the Harvard Art Museums

Alvin L. Clark Jr.; With an introduction by Edouard Kopp

Dazzling works on paper from a vast and celebrated collection The Harvard Art Museums house one of the most significant collections of works on paper in North America. Among its many strengths are sheets by...

April 26, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

A Little History of Art

Charlotte Mullins

A thrilling journey through 100,000 years of art, from the origins of mark making to art’s pivotal role in culture today Why did our ancestors make art? What did art mean to them and what does their art mean for us...

April 26, 2022, Hardcover, $25.00

Prestige, Manipulation, and Coercion

Elite Power Struggles in the Soviet Union and China after Stalin and Mao

Joseph Torigian

How succession in authoritarian regimes was less a competition of visions for the future and more a settling of scores The political successions in the Soviet Union and China after Stalin and Mao, respectively, are...

April 26, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Lorca After Life

Noel Valis

A reflection on Federico García Lorca’s life, his haunting death, and the fame that reinvigorated the marvelous in the modern world There is something fundamentally unfinished about the life and work of Federico...

April 26, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

The Language of Beauty in African Art

Edited by Constantine Petridis; With contributions by Yaelle Biro, Herbert M. Cole, Kassim Kone, Babatunde Lawal, Constantine Petridis, Wilfried van Damme, and Susan Mullin Vogel

Displacing Western values in scholarship and museum interpretation over the past century through an exploration of traditional African artworks and aesthetic vocabularies This ambitious publication centers...

April 26, 2022, Hardcover, $65.00

Mel Bochner Drawings

A Retrospective

Edited by Kevin Salatino; With contributions by Mel Bochner, Anna Lovatt, and Barry Schwabsky

A groundbreaking examination of Mel Bochner’s inventive drawing practice produced collaboratively with the artist Encompassing both works on paper and oversized wall drawings made from the 1960s to the present, this...

April 26, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00