Moly and My Sad Captains by Thom Gunn
Writings to An Unfinished Accompaniment by W.S. Merwin
Braving the Elements by James Merrill
Wintering Out by Seamus Heaney
The Crystal Lithium by James Schuyler
They Feed They Lion by Philip Levine
A Change of Hearts by Kenneth Koch
Kierkegaard by Josiah Thompson
The Other Mexico: Critique of the Pyramid by Octavio Paz, translated by Lysander Kemp, with a postscript translated by Helen R. Lane
Norman Mailer by Richard Poirier
Marilyn by Norman Mailer. Pictures by the World's Foremost Photographers
The Roots of Civilization by Alexander Marshack
Rembrandt’s Hat by Bernard Malamud
A Russian Beauty and Other Stories by Vladimir Nabokov
Photographs of My Father by Paul Spike
The Amnesty of John David Herndon by James Reston Jr.
Stuart Hampshire (1914–2004) was an English philosopher. He taught at University College London, Princeton, Stanford and Oxford, where he was named Warden of Wadham College. His books include Thought and Action, Spinoza and Justice Is Conflict.
Gore Vidal (1925–2012) was an American novelist, essayist, and playwright. His many works include the memoirs Point to Point Navigation and Palimpsest, the novels The City and the Pillar, Myra Breckinridge, and Lincoln, and the collection United States: Essays 1952–1992.
Kenneth Koch (1925–2002) was Professor of English at Columbia. During his lifetime, Koch published at least thirty volumes of poetry and plays. He was also the author of a novel, The Red Robins; two books on teaching poetry writing to children, Wishes, Lies, and Dreams and Rose, Where Did You Get That Red?; and I Never Told Anybody: Teaching Poetry Writing in a Nursing Home.
Stephen Spender (1909–1995) was an English poet and essayist. As a young man, he became friends with W.H. Auden, Louis MacNeice, Cecil Day-Lewis, and Christopher Isherwood, a loose collection often referred to as “the Auden Group” or “MacSpaunday.” He published many collections of poems, including The Still Centre and Ruins and Visions, and numerous volumes of nonfiction and other works, including Learning Laughterand Love-Hate Relations.