The Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov
Eros Denied: Sex in Western Society by Wayland Young
View from the Seventh Floor by W.W. Rostow
Foreign and Other Affairs by John Paton Davies Jr.
The Oysters of Locmariaquer by Eleanor Clark. drawings by Leonid
The Scarperer by Brendan Behan
Hold Your Hour and Have Another by Brendan Behan
Les Nuits de Paris by Restif de la Bretonne, with an Introduction by Jacques Barzun, translated by Linda Asher and Eileen Fertig
The Discarded Image by C.S. Lewis
Americans on Everest by James Ramsey Ullman
Four Against Everest by Woodrow Wilson Sayre
A Love Affair by Dino Buzzati, translated by Joseph Green
The Mortal Wound by Raffaele La Capria, translated by Marguerite Waldman
More Roman Tales by Alberto Moravia, translated by Angus Davidson
Hayes: The Diary of a President, 1875-1881 edited by T. Harry Williams
Chinese Monumental Art by Peter Swann, with photographs by Claude Arthaud and François Hébert-Stevens
A History of Far Eastern Art by Sherman E. Lee
Obstacle Course on Capitol Hill by Robert Bendiner
Julian by Gore Vidal
The Radical Tradition by R.H. Tawney, edited by Rita Hinden
Hans J. Morgenthau (1904–1980) was a legal scholar and theorist of international relations. Educated in Germany and Switzerland, Morgenthau taught for many years at the University of Chicago; later in life, he moved to The New School and The City University of New York. His books include In Defense of The National Interest, Politics Among Nations, and The Purpose of American Politics.
Christopher Ricks teaches at Boston University in the Core Curriculum and the Editorial Institute and is a former president of the Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers. From 2004 to 2009 he was Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford. His recent books include True Friendship: Geoffrey Hill, Anthony Hecht, and Robert Lowell Under the Sign of Eliot and Pound and Decisions and Revisions in T.S. Eliot.
Roger Shattuck (1923–2005) was an American writer and scholar of French culture. He taught at Harvard, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Virginia, and Boston University, where he was named University Professor. His books includeForbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography.
I.F. Stone (1907–1989) was an American journalist and publisher whose self-published newsletter, I.F. Stone’s Weekly, challenged the conservatism of American journalism in the midcentury. A Noncomformist History of Our Times (1989) is a six-volume anthology of Stone’s writings.
John Weightman (1915–2004) was a critic and literary scholar. After working as a translator and announcer for the BBC French service, Weightman turned to the study of French literature. He taught at King’s College London and the University of London. His books include The Concept of the Avant-Gardeand The Cat Sat on the Mat: Language and the Absurd.