A Sign for Cain: An Exploration in Human Violence by Fredric Wertham M.D.
A Delicate Balance by Edward Albee
Eugenio Montale: Selected Poems Introduction by Glauco Cambon
The Road to Sarajevo by Vladimir Dedijer
The Reforming of General Education by Daniel Bell
The University in Transition by James A. Perkins
Bureaucracy in Higher Education by Herbert Stroup
Miracles edited by Richard Lewis
Bertha, and Other Plays by Kenneth Koch
Reasons of the Heart by Edward Dahlberg
Cipango’s Hinder Door by Edward Dahlberg
Mephistopheles and the Androgyne by Mircea Eliade
The Two and the One by Mircea Eliade
The Myth of the Eternal Return by Mircea Eliade
Cosmos and History by Mircea Eliade
Patterns in Comparative Religion by Mircea Eliade
Yoga: Immortality and Freedom by Mircea Eliade
Birth and Rebirth by Mircea Eliade
Rites and Symbols of Initiation by Mircea Eliade
The Sacred and the Profane by Mircea Eliade
Myths, Dreams and Mysteries by Mircea Eliade
Images and Symbols by Mircea Eliade
The Forge and the Crucible by Mircea Eliade
Shamanism: Archiac Techniques of Ecstasy by Mircea Eliade
The Unpossessed by Tess Slesinger, with an Afterword by Lionel Trilling
Towards a Better Life by Kenneth Burke
Marxism in Modern France by George Lichtheim
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.
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.
Elizabeth Hardwick (1916-2007) was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and educated at the University of Kentucky and Columbia University. A recipient of a Gold Medal from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, she is the author of three novels, a biography of Herman Melville, and four collections of essays. She was a co-founder and advisory editor of The New York Review of Books and contributed more than one hundred reviews, articles, reflections, and letters to the magazine. NYRB Classics publishes Sleepless Nights, a novel, and Seduction and Betrayal, a study of women in literature.
E. J. Hobsbawm (1918–1987) was a British historian. Born in Egypt, he was educated at Cambridge; he taught at Birkbeck College and The New School. His works include The Age of Extremes; Globalisation, Democracy and Terrorism; and On Empire.
Edmund R. Leach (1910–1989) was a British anthropologist. He is widely credited with introducing Anglophone readers to the work of Claude Lévi-Strauss. Leach served as provost of King’s College, Cambridge from 1966 until 1979; he was made a Fellow of the British Academy in 1972 and knighted in 1975. A two-volume selection of his writings, The Essential Edmund Leach, was published by Yale University Press in 2001.