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Durer's Journeys

Travels of a Renaissance Artist

Peter van den Brink and Susan Foister

Albrecht Dürer’s (1471–1528) travels across Europe in the early Renaissance led to a fascinating interchange of ideas with his fellow artists, both northern and southern. This book explores Dürer’s extensive influence on his...

May 4, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

Hector Guimard

Art Nouveau to Modernism

Edited by David A. Hanks; With essays by Barry Bergdoll, Sarah D. Coffin, Isabelle Gournay, Philippe Thiebaut, and Georges Vigne

A beautifully illustrated retrospective of Art Nouveau architect and designer Hector Guimard, positioning him at the forefront of the modernist movement The aesthetic of architect Hector Guimard (1867–1942)...

April 27, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

Mussolini and the Eclipse of Italian Fascism

From Dictatorship to Populism

R.J.B. Bosworth

On the tenth anniversary of his rise to power in 1932, Mussolini seemed to many the “good dictator.” He was the first totalitarian and the first fascist in modern Europe. But a year later Hitler’s entrance onto the political...

April 27, 2021, Hardcover, $35.00

The Craft of Poetry

A Primer in Verse

Lucy Newlyn

How does poetry work? What should readers notice and look out for? Poet Lucy Newlyn demystifies the principles of the form, effortlessly illustrating key approaches and terms—all through her own original verse. Each poem...

April 20, 2021, Hardcover, $25.00

Henry Scott Tuke

Edited by Cicely Robinson

Famed for his depictions of sun, sea, and sailing during a late Victorian and Edwardian golden age, the British painter Henry Scott Tuke RA (1858–1929) is an intriguing artistic anomaly. Moving between Cornish-based artist...

April 13, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

County Durham

Martin Roberts, Nikolaus Pevsner, and Elizabeth Williamson

This volume surveys one of northern England’s most varied and rewarding counties. County Durham, flanked by the rivers Tyne and Tees, boasts Durham Cathedral, England’s most impressive Norman church, located unforgettably...

March 30, 2021, Hardcover, $85.00

Striking Back

How the West is Failing on National Security

Lucas Kello

How can western nations, faced with relentless technological aggression in the twenty-first century, fight back to preserve international stability? Conflict in the last century was defined by the horrific...

March 30, 2021, Hardcover, $28.00

John Singer Sargent Complete Catalogue of Paintings Cumulative Index

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray

The cumulative index to John Singer Sargent: The Complete Paintings comprises two indexes covering the nine volumes of the complete catalogue raisonné: a comprehensive general index and an index of the titles of all...

March 30, 2021, Hardcover, $65.00

Mission France

The True History of the Women of SOE

Kate Vigurs

Formed in 1940, Special Operations Executive was to coordinate Resistance work overseas. The organization’s F section sent more than four hundred agents into France, thirty-nine of whom were women. But while some are widely...

March 30, 2021, Hardcover, $25.00

Nikolai Astrup

Visions of Norway

Edited by MaryAnne Stevens; With essays by Frances Carey, Jay A. Clarke, Robert Ferguson, and MaryAnne Stevens, a chronology by Kesia E. Halvorsrud, and a prologue by Karl Ove Knausgard

A compelling introduction to the life and artistic output of a trailblazing Norwegian painter, printmaker, and horticulturist Nikolai Astrup (1880–1928) was a Norwegian Expressionist artist known for...

March 23, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

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