My Autobiography by Charles Chaplin
Herzog by Saul Bellow
The Anatomy of Liberty: The Rights of Man without Force by William O. Douglas
Freedom of the Mind by William O. Douglas
Drive, He Said by Jeremy Larner
Teeth, Dying And Other Matters by Richard G. Stern
The Brigadier and the Golf Widow by John Cheever
My People Is the Enemy by William Stringfellow
Fire-Bell in the Night by Oscar Handlin
The Theatre of Revolt by Robert Brustein
Thy Tears Might Cease by Michael Farrell
The Land of Youth by Richard Power
The Federal Republic of Germany by Alfred Grosser
This Germany by Rudolf Walter Leonhardt
One Whaling Family edited by Harold Williams
Diary 1928-1957 by Julian Green, selected by Kurt Wolff, translated by Anne Green
Hans Hofmann Introductory Essay by Sam Hunter, Five Essays by Hans Hoffmann
Dissonant Voices in Soviet Literature edited by Patricia Blake, edited by Max Hayward
Pages from Tarusa: New Voices in Russian Writing edited by Andrew Field
The New Writing in Russia translated with an Introduction by Thomas P. Whitney
Half-way to the Moon: New Writing from Russia edited by Patricia Blake, edited by Max Hayward
Soviet Literature in the Sixties edited by Max Hayward, edited by Edward L. Crowley
Joyce’s Benefictions by Helmut Bonheim
Rilke, Valery and Yeats, the Domain of the Self by Priscilla Washburn Shaw
Ivory Towers and Sacred Founts by Maurice Beebe
Alienation and Freedom: The Factory Worker and His Industry by Robert Blauner
The Human Shape of Work: Studies in the Sociology of Occupations edited by Peter L. Berger
Robert M. Adams (1915-1996) was a founding editor of the Norton Anthology of English Literature. He taught at the University of Wisconsin, Rutgers, Cornell and U.C.L.A. His scholarly interested ranged from Milton to Joyce, and his translations of many classic works of French literature continue to be read to this day.
R.W. Flint translated, edited, and introduced The Selected Works of Cesare Pavese in 1968 and Marinetti: Selected Writings in 1971. He has contributed interviews, essays, translations, and reviews on Italian writers to various journals including Parnassus, Canto, and The Italian Quarterly. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
V.S. Pritchett (1900–1997) was a British essayist, novelist and short story writer. He worked as a foreign correspondent for the The Christian Science Monitorand as a literary critic forNew Statesman. In 1968 Pritchett was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire; he was knighted in 1975. His body of work includes many collections of short stories, in addition to travelogues, reviews, literary biographies and novels.
Robert Penn Warren (1936–2011) was an American novelist, poet and critic. From 1944 until 1945 he served as Consultant in Poetry—the position would later become Poet Laureate—to the Library of Congress.
Robert Coles is a psychiatrist and writer. Until recently, he was the Agee Professor of Social Ethics at Harvard. His many books include The Moral Intelligence of Children and Bruce Springsteen’s America: The People Listening, a Poet Singing. Coles received a Pulitzer Prize in 1973 for Children of Crisis, a MacArthur Award in 1981, the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1998, and the National Humanities Medal in 2001.
Jason Epstein launched the trade paperback format in the US in 1952 as a young editor at Doubleday. In 1963 he was a founder of The New York Review and in 1979 cofounder with the late Edmund Wilson of the Library of America. In 2007 he cofounded On Demand Books. Among his many awards are the National Book Award Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, the Lifetime Achievement Award of the National Book Critics Circle, and the Curtis Benjamin Award given by the American Association of Publishers for enriching the world of books. (February 2011)