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Winter Mythologies and Abbots

Pierre Michon; Translated by Ann Jefferson

Michon’s exquisite short narratives transport us to the heart of the Middle Ages as witnesses to the double-edged power of belief This welcome volume brings to English-language readers two beautifully...

March 25, 2014, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

Two Lives

Gertrude and Alice

Janet Malcolm

Winner of the PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography "How had the pair of elderly Jewish lesbians survived the Nazis?” Janet Malcolm asks at the beginning of this extraordinary work of literary...

September 16, 2008, Paper, $13.00

Nobility of Spirit

A Forgotten Ideal

Rob Riemen; Translated by Marjolijn de Jager

An impassioned call to restore the conditions of freedom and human dignity, ideals our civilization seems to have lost In the pages of this slim, powerful book Rob Riemen argues with passion...

September 29, 2009, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

The Origin of the World

Pierre Michon; Translated and with a New Introduction by Wyatt Mason; With an Afterword by Roger Shattuck

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October 22, 2013, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

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A Bingewatcher's Notebook

Clive James

A world-renowned media and cultural critic offers an insightful analysis of serial TV drama and the modern art of the small screen Television and TV viewing are not what they once were—and that’s a good...

August 22, 2017, Paper, $13.00

The Origins of Everything in 100 Pages (More or Less)

David Bercovici

Covering 13.8 billion years in some 100 pages, a calculatedly concise, wryly intelligent history of everything, from the Big Bang to the advent of human civilization With wonder, wit, and flair—and in...

November 14, 2017, Paper, $13.00

Severina

Rodrigo Rey Rosa; Translated by Chris Andrews

A new translation of the Guatemalan author whom Roberto Bolaño called “the most rigorous writer of my generation, the most transparent…the most luminous of all.” “Right from the start I picked her for a...

February 25, 2014, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

The Ingenious Gentleman and Poet Federico García Lorca Ascends to Hell

Carlos Rojas; Translated by Edith Grossman

A modern Spanish masterpiece by one of the most extraordinary novelists of our time In Carlos Rojas’s imaginative novel, the Spanish poet Federico García Lorca, murdered by Francoist rebels in August...

April 29, 2014, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

The Dregs of the Day

Máirtín Ó Cadhain; Translated from the Irish by Alan Titley

A riveting English translation the Irish classic tale of heartache, death, and loneliness by the beloved author of The Dirty Dust The final published work by the renowned Máirtín Ó Cadhain, this...

September 24, 2019, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

Iphigenia in Forest Hills

Anatomy of a Murder Trial

Janet Malcolm

"Astringent and absorbing. . . . Iphigenia in Forest Hills casts, from its first pages, a genuine spell — the kind of spell to which Ms. Malcolm’s admirers (and I am one) have become addicted."—Dwight Garner,

November 20, 2012, Paper, $13.00

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