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Science Since Babylon

Enlarged Edition

Derek J. deSolla Price

An eye-opening work for anyone concerned with the humanistic understanding of science "Enlightening reading for the scientist and non-scientist alike."—Times Educational Supplement

September 10, 1975, Paper, $13.00

Almost Everyone's Guide to Science

The Universe, Life and Everything

John Gribbin

This fascinating book is a guide for the perplexed—those who are interested in science but are scared off by the technical detail. John Gribbin, an award-winning writer, now stands back from the details and offers us a broad...

August 11, 2000, Paper, $13.00

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

The African Shore

Rodrigo Rey Rosa; Translated by Jeffrey Gray

A riveting and highly praised novel by Guatemala’s leading writer of fiction, now in English for the first time In the vein of the writings of Paul Bowles, Paul Theroux, and V. S. Naipaul, The African...

October 22, 2013, PB-with Flaps, $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

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

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

Long Day’s Journey into Night

Eugene O´Neill; With a foreword by Harold Bloom

“The definitive edition” (Boston Globe) of Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece   Eugene O’Neill’s autobiographical play Long Day’s Journey into Night is regarded as his finest...

February 8, 2002, Paper, $13.00

The Corpse Washer

Sinan Antoon; Translated from the Arabic by the author

Acclaimed and celebrated in the Arab world for its vivid portrait of Iraq, this heartbreaking novel confronts the war-torn nation’s horrifying recent history Young Jawad, born to a traditional Shi'ite family...

July 29, 2014, Paper, $13.00

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