James Boswell: The Earlier Years, 1740-1769 by Frederick A. Pottle
The Inner Civil War: Northern Intellectuals and the Crisis of the Union by George Fredrickson
The Tender Shoot and Other Stories by Colette, translated by Antonia White
The Blue Lantern by Colette, translated by Roger Senhouse
Earthly Paradise: Colette’s Autobiography drawn from the writings of her lifetime by Robert Phelps
Mitsou and Music Hall Sidelights by Colette, translated by Raymond Postgate, translated by Anne-Marie Callimachi
The Other One by Colette, translated by Roger Senhouse, translated by Elizabeth Tait
The Delights of Growing Old by Maurice Goudeket
A Critique of Pure Tolerance by Robert Wolff, by Barrington Moore Jr., by Herbert Marcuse
The Liddell Hart Memoirs: 1895-1938
Deterrence and Strategy by André Beaufre, translated by Major-General B.H. Barry
The Doctor Is Sick by Anthony Burgess
The Secret Swinger by Alan Harrington
A Season in the Life of Emmanuel by Marie-Claire Blais, translated by Derek Coltman, Introduction by Edmund Wilson
Against Interpretation by Susan Sontag
Léon Blum: Humanist in Politics by Joel Colton
John Milton by Douglas Bush
The Return of Eden by Northrop Frye
Milton’s Brief Epic by Barbara Kiefer Lewalski
The Politics of Socialism by R.H.S. Crossman
Denis Donoghue is University Professor at New York University, where he holds the Henry James Chair of English and American Letters. His works include The Practice of Reading, Words Alone: The Poet T.S. Eliot, and The American Classics.
Eric L. McKitrick (1920–2002) was a historian of the United States. Educated at Columbia, McKitrick taught at the University of Chicago and Rutgers before returning to Columbia in 1960. He is perhaps best known for Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction; his other works treated slavery and the American South, as well as the history of the American party system.
Christopher Ricks teaches at Boston University 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.
Ronald Steel is Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California, a recent fellow at the American Academy in Berlin, and the author of biographies of Walter Lippmann and Robert Kennedy.
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.