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Innovation Bureaucracies

Let's Make the State Entrepreneurial

Rainer Kattel, Wolfgang Drechsler, and Erkki Karo

From self-driving cars to smart grids, new technologies are already significantly changing the way we live. Surprisingly, some of the time, it is governments driving this change. Rainer Kattel, Wolfgang Drechsler...

November 29, 2022, Hardcover, $40.00

The Tudors

Art and Majesty in Renaissance England

Elizabeth Cleland and Adam Eaker; With contributions by Marjorie E. Wieseman and Sarah Bochicchio

Ruling successively from 1485 through 1603, the five Tudor monarchs brought changes to England that reverberated throughout Europe.  This book provides a rare, comprehensive look at how Tudor artistic patronage legitimized...

November 15, 2022, Hardcover, $65.00

Vittore Carpaccio

Master Storyteller of Renaissance Venice

Peter Humfrey; With contributions by Andrea Bellieni, Linda Borean, Joanna Dunn, Deborah Howard, Sara Menato, Susannah Rutherglen, and Catherine Whistler

An authoritative and comprehensive celebration of the life and work of one of the most prominent artists of the Venetian Renaissance Meticulously researched and luxuriously illustrated, this volume offers a...

November 8, 2022, Hardcover, $60.00

Van Gogh in America

Edited by Jill Shaw; With essays by Rachel Esner, Joost van der Hoeven, Julia Krikke, Jill Shaw, Susan Alyson Stein, Chris Stolwijk, and Roelie Zwikker, and a chronology by Dorota Chudzicka

A fascinating exploration of the introduction of Vincent van Gogh’s work to the United States Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890) is one of the most iconic artists in the world, and how he became a household name...

November 1, 2022, Hardcover, $49.95

Beethoven

The Nine Symphonies that Changed Music

David Benjamin Levy

Beethoven’s symphonies loom large in the public imagination. The nine symphonies, including the Fifth, the Pastoral and the Choral are key to understanding Beethoven’s life and work – and are each regarded masterpieces in...

October 25, 2022, Hardcover, $30.00

Cubism and the Trompe l'Oeil Tradition

Emily Braun and Elizabeth Cowling; With contributions by Claire Le Thomas and Rachel Mustalish

Delightfully original, this book establishes Cubism’s intrinsic connection to the traditional art of pictorial illusion The age-old artistic tradition of illusionistic realism known as trompe l’oeil (...

October 18, 2022, Hardcover, $50.00

Selected Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay

An Annotated Edition

Edna St. Vincent Millay; Edited by Timothy F. Jackson; With an Introduction by Holly Peppe

This beautifully produced first annotated edition of Edna St. Vincent Millay’s oeuvre re-presents the work of the Jazz Age’s most famous poet More than sixty years after her death, the Pulitzer Prize...

October 18, 2022, Paper, $18.00

Cairo 1921

Ten Days that Made the Middle East

C. Brad Faught

Called by Winston Churchill in 1921, the Cairo Conference set out to redraw the map of the Middle East in the wake of the First World War and the collapse of the Ottoman Empire. The summit established the states of Iraq and Jordan as...

July 12, 2022, Hardcover, $30.00

Public Freedoms in the Islamic State

Rached Ghannouchi; Translated by David L. Johnston

Available now for the first time in English, the most important work of one of the great moderate political leaders of the Muslim world Rached Ghannouchi has long been known as a reformist or moderate...

July 12, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Raphael

Tom Henry and David Ekserdjian; With contributions by Thomas P. Campbell, Caroline Elam, Arnold Nesselrath and Matthias Wivel

Among the great figures of the Italian Renaissance, Raphael (1483–1520)  is unarguably the artist who has been most widely and consistently admired across the centuries. He had an extraordinary and perhaps unrivaled capacity...

July 5, 2022, Hardcover, $50.00

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