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The Lions' Den

Zionism and the Left from Hannah Arendt to Noam Chomsky

Susie Linfield

A lively intellectual history that explores how prominent midcentury public intellectuals approached Zionism and then the State of Israel itself and its conflicts with the Arab world In this lively...

May 19, 2020, Paper, $20.00

The Jews of Eighteenth-Century Jamaica

A Testamentary History of a Diaspora in Transition

Stanley Mirvis

An in-depth look at the Portuguese Jews of Jamaica and their connections to broader European and Atlantic trade networks Based on last wills and testaments composed by Jamaican Jews between 1673 and 1815,...

May 18, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Early Irish Sculpture and the Art of the High Crosses

Roger Stalley

An exciting new account of Irish high crosses This landmark study of Irish high crosses focuses on the carvings of an unnamed artist, the “Muiredach Master,” whose monuments—completed in the early years of...

May 12, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

Modern Look

Photography and the American Magazine

Mason Klein; With essays by Maurice Berger, Leslie Camhi, and Marvin Heiferman

A fascinating exploration of how photography, graphic design, and popular magazines converged to transform American visual culture at mid-century This dynamic study examines the intersection of modernist...

May 12, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $45.00

About Time

Fashion and Duration

Andrew Bolton; With a contribution by Michael Cunningham

Traces fashions from 1870 to the present along a conceptual, disruptive, and nontraditional timeline of fashion history Fashion not only reflects and represents the spirit of the times, it also changes and...

May 12, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Radical Wordsworth

The Poet Who Changed the World

Jonathan Bate

On the 250th anniversary of Wordsworth’s birth comes a highly imaginative and vivid portrait of a revolutionary poet who embodied the spirit of his age Published in time for the 250th anniversary of William...

May 12, 2020, Hardcover, $35.00

Eloquent Bodies

Movement, Expression, and the Human Figure in Gothic Sculpture

Jacqueline E. Jung

A radical reassessment of the role of movement, emotion, and the viewing experience in Gothic sculpture Gothic cathedrals in northern Europe dazzle visitors with arrays of sculpted saints, angels, and noble...

May 12, 2020, Hardcover, $75.00

Building a New New World

Amerikanizm in Russian Architecture

Jean-Louis Cohen

An essential exploration of how Russian ideas about the United States shaped architecture and urban design from the czarist era to the fall of the U.S.S.R. Idealized representations of America, as both an...

May 5, 2020, Paper, $40.00

Artemisia

Letizia Treves; With Sheila Barker, Patrizia Cavazzini, Elizabeth Cropper, Larry Keith, Francesco Solinas, and Francesca Whitlum-Cooper

The first exhibition catalogue dedicated only to Artemisia Gentileschi Artemisia Gentileschi (1593–1654 or later) is the most celebrated woman artist of the baroque period in Italy. Her career spanned more...

May 5, 2020, Hardcover, $45.00

A Schoolmaster's War

Harry Ree - A British Agent in the French Resistance

Edited by Jonathan Ree

The wartime adventures of the legendary SOE agent Harry Rée, told in his own words A school teacher at the start of the war, Harry Rée renounced his former pacifism with the fall of France in 1940. He was...

May 5, 2020, Hardcover, $22.00

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