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Celestina

Fernando de Rojas; Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden; Edited and with an Introduction by Roberto González Echevarría

The first European novel, exquisitely translated by Margaret Sayers Peden A timeless story of love, morality, and tragedy, Fernando de Rojas’s Celestina is a classic of Spanish...

April 24, 2012, PB-with Flaps, $13.95

Fuenteovejuna

Lope de Vega; Translated by G. J. Racz; With an Introduction by Roberto González Echevarría

Lope de Vega’s masterpiece, a classic play of the Spanish Golden Age, in a vibrant new translation Lope de Vega “single-handedly created the Spanish national theatre,” writes Roberto González Echevarría in...

April 24, 2012, PB-with Flaps, $13.95

Life in the Treetops

Adventures of a Woman in Field Biology
Margaret Lowman; Foreword by Robert D. Ballard

Forest canopies have been characterized as one of the last biotic frontiers on Earth: tree crowns have been difficult to study scientifically because access to them has been so challenging. During the past two decades,...

August 11, 2000, Paper, $13.95

God and Philosophy

Second Edition
Étienne Gilson; With a new foreword by Jaroslav Pelikan

In this classic work, the eminent Catholic philosopher Étienne Gilson deals with one of the most important and perplexing metaphysical problems: the relation between our notion of God and demonstrations of his existence....

February 8, 2002, Paper, $13.95

Roman Architecture

A Visual Guide
Diana E. E. Kleiner

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January 14, 2014, e-book, $13.99

The Hamburger

A History
Josh Ozersky

America has run on hamburgers for almost a century. This is the story of their sizzle and their symbolism, where they came from and how they conquered the world. What do Americans think of when they think...

May 26, 2009, Paper, $14.00

Five Days in London, May 1940

John Lukacs

The days from May 24 to May 28, 1940 altered the course of the history of this century, as the members of the British War Cabinet debated whether to negotiate with Hitler or to continue the war. The decisive importance of...

August 11, 2001, Paper, $14.00

Islamic Imperialism

A History
Second Edition
Efraim Karsh

A fundamental challenge to the way we understand the history of the Middle East and the role of Islam in the region From the first Arab-Islamic Empire of the mid-seventh century to the Ottomans, the last...

September 24, 2013, Paper, $14.00

Rhyme's Reason

A Guide to English Verse, Fourth Edition
Fourth Edition
John Hollander; Foreword by J. D. McClatchy; Afterword by Richard Wilbur

In this classic text, the distinguished poet and critic John Hollander surveys the schemes, patterns, and forms of English verse, illustrating each variation with an original and witty self-descriptive example. In new essays...

September 30, 2014, Paper, $14.00

Echoing Images

Couples in African Sculpture
Alisa LaGamma

Idealized pairings have been an enduring concern of sculptors across the African continent. This universal theme of duality is now examined in a handsome book that presents African sculptural masterpieces created in wood,...

February 9, 2004, Paper, $14.95

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