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National Gallery Technical Bulletin

Volume 41

Series Editor: Marika Spring; With contributions by Paul Ackroyd, Rachel Billinge, Lucy Chiswell, Bart Cornelis, Jill Dunkerton, Catherine Higgitt, Larry Keith, Marta Melchiorre Di Crescenzo, and David Peggie

The annual journal of scientific research from the National Gallery The latest in this annual bulletin based on research carried out at the National Gallery, London, draws on the combined expertise of...

January 19, 2021, Paper, $70.00

The Bonds of Womanhood

"Woman's Sphere" in New England, 1780-1835

Nancy F. Cott; With a New Introduction

This Veritas edition of Nancy Cott’s acclaimed study includes a new introduction by the author, situating the work for a new generation of readers.   “Elegant and convincing. . . . Better than any other work available,

January 19, 2021, Paper, $20.00

The Mathematics Lover’s Companion

Masterpieces for Everyone

Edward Scheinerman

Twenty-three mathematical masterpieces for exploration and enlightenment How can a shape have more than one dimension but fewer than two? What is the best way to elect public officials when more than two...

January 19, 2021, Paper, $18.00

What Are Biblical Values?

What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

John J. Collins

An illuminating exploration of the Bible and many of our most contentious contemporary issues Many people today claim that their positions on various issues are grounded in biblical values, and they use...

January 19, 2021, Paper, $20.00

Picture Ecology

Art and Ecocriticism in Planetary Perspective

Edited by Karl Kusserow

A diverse set of contributions to the expanding field of ecocritical studies Seeking a broad reexamination of visual culture through the lenses of ecocriticism, environmental justice, and animal studies,...

January 12, 2021, Paper, $45.00

The Great British Reboot

How the UK Can Thrive in a Turbulent World

Alex Brummer

An optimistic exploration of how, through radical economic reform, the United Kingdom can prosper and flourish in the new global economy Taking a refreshingly realistic approach, Alex Brummer outlines how...

January 12, 2021, Hardcover, $35.00

Italian Paintings in the Norton Simon Museum

The Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Nicholas Penny; With contributions by John Griswold, Helen Howard, Giuseppe Porzio, and Gloria Williams Sander

A handsome introduction to one of the most important collections of Italian art in the United States The preeminent collector Norton Simon amassed more than 100 Italian paintings during his 35-year career,...

January 12, 2021, Hardcover, $75.00

The Great Mongol Shahnameh

Robert Hillenbrand

A detailed study of the Great Mongol Shahnameh, considered to be the greatest of all Persian illustrated manuscripts?The Great Mongol Shahnameh is widely considered to be the definitive version of...

January 12, 2021, Hardcover, $195.00

Vagrant Figures

Law, Literature, and the Origins of the Police

Sal Nicolazzo

In this innovative book examining eighteenth-century literary treatments of policing and vagrancy, Nicolazzo reveals the narrative, textual, and rhetorical practices that shaped the purview and scope of policing long before...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $65.00

Samuel Johnson

Selected Works
The Yale Edition

Samuel Johnson; Edited by Robert DeMaria, Jr., Stephen Fix, and Howard D. Weinbrot

A one-volume collection of the prose and poetry of eighteenth-century Britain&#ldquo;s pre-eminent lexicographer, critic, biographer, and poet Samuel Johnson Samuel Johnson was eighteenth-century Britain’s pre...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00