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The Catholic Plot that Never Was

Victor Stater

In 1678, a handful of perjurers claimed that the Catholics of England planned to assassinate the king. Men like the “Reverend Doctor” Titus Oates and “Captain” William Bedloe parlayed their fantastical tales of Irish ruffians, medical...

July 26, 2022, Cloth, $35.00

The Lost Peace

How We Failed to Prevent a Second Cold War

Richard Sakwa

Three decades after the Cold War ended, the hopes for a new and more cooperative era in world politics have been lost. With the rise of China and the resurgence of Russia, today there are once again global powers rivalling those of...

July 26, 2022, Hardcover, $28.00

English Furniture 1680 - 1760; English Needlework 1600 - 1740

The Percival D. Griffiths Collection (Volumes I and II)

William DeGregorio and Christian Jussel

These volumes are dedicated to one of the finest collections of early English furniture and needlework, formed by Percival D. Griffiths (1861–1937). Together with the noted authority, Robert W. Symonds, Griffiths assembled a...

July 26, 2022, 2-Volume Boxed Set, $200.00

Bernd & Hilla Becher

Jeff L. Rosenheim; With essays by Gabriele Conrath-Scholl, Virginia Heckert, and Lucy Sante, and an interview with Max Becher

For more than five decades, Bernd (1931–2007) and Hilla (1934–2015) Becher collaborated on extraordinary photographs of industrial architecture in Germany, France, Belgium, Holland, Great Britain, and the United States. This sweeping...

July 19, 2022, Hardcover, $65.00

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

Picasso Ingres

Face to Face

Christopher Riopelle, Susan Siegfried and Emily Talbot

This publication examines, in detail, two extraordinary interrelated works: Picasso’s Woman with a Book (1932) and Ingres’s Madame Moitessier (1844–56). Each painting is explored in depth, illuminating the...

July 12, 2022, PB-with Flaps, $20.00

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

Survey of London: Whitechapel

Volumes 54 and 55

Peter Guillery

In these volumes, the Survey of London returns to the East End to chronicle Whitechapel, covering Aldgate to Mile End Green, and Brick Lane to Wellclose Square. The name Whitechapel—one of London’s best known—is highly evocative,...

July 5, 2022, Hardcover, 2 Volumes, $200.00

A Revolution on Canvas

The Rise of Women Artists in Britain and France, 1760-1830

Paris A. Spies-Gans

A Revolution on Canvas argues that women artists professionalized in unprecedented numbers during the Revolutionary era, engaging with the cultural and intellectual currents of their societies and earning substantial incomes...

July 5, 2022, Hardcover, $55.00

Franz Kafka

The Drawings

Edited by Andreas Kilcher with Pavel Schmidt; Essays by Judith Butler and Andreas Kilcher; Translated by Kurt Beals

The year 2019 brought a sensational discovery: hundreds of drawings by the writer Franz Kafka (1883–1924) were found in a private collection that for decades had been kept under lock and key. Until now, only a few of Kafka’s drawings...

June 28, 2022, Hardcover, $50.00