Look at the Harlequins! by Vladimir Nabokov
Strong Opinions by Vladimir Nabokov
Life: The Unfinished Experiment by S.E. Luria
Animal Architecture by Karl von Frisch, with the collaboration of Otto von Frisch, translated by Lisbeth Gombrich
The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology-Watcher by Lewis Thomas
The Senate Watergate Report with an introduction by Daniel Schorr
The Great Cover-Up: Nixon and the Scandal of Watergate by Barry Sussman
The Palace Guard by Dan Rather, by Gary Paul Gates
The Fall of a President by the staff of the Washington Post
Undercover: Memoirs of an American Secret Agent by E. Howard Hunt
No Final Victories by Lawrence O'Brien
Big Brother and the Holding Company: The World Behind Watergate edited by Steve Weissman, with introduction by Noam Chomsky
Angela Davis: An Autobiography by Angela Davis
Comrade George by Eric Mann
“The Dragon Has Come” by Gregory Armstrong
Swinburne: Portrait of a Poet by Philip Henderson
The Year of the Wombat: England, 1857 by Francis Watson
Emperor of China: Self-Portrait of K’ang-hsi by Jonathan D. Spence
The Abbess of Crewe by Muriel Spark
The Connoisseur by Evan S. Connell Jr.
The Mystic Adventures of Roxie Stoner by Berry Morgan
Two Poems (poem)
William H. Fox Talbot: Inventor of the Negative-Positive Process by André Jammes
French Primitive Photography introduction by Minor White, commentaries by André Jammes, by Robert Sobieszek
Paul Strand: A Retrospective Monograph, Vol. I, The Years 1915-1946; Vol. II, The Years 1950-1968 by Paul Strand
The Daybooks of Edward Weston, Vol. I, Mexico by Edward Weston
The Daybooks of Edward Weston, Vol. II, California by Edward Weston
Waiting for the Party: The Life of Frances Hodgson Burnett by Ann Thwaite
Sinatra: The Main Event at Madison Square Garden, October 12 and 13
Noel Annan (1916–2000) was a British military intelligence officer and scholar of European history. His works include Leslie Stephen and Our Age, Changing Enemies: The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany, and The Curious Strength of Positivism in English Political Thought.
Peter Singer is the Ira W. Decamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, and Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne. He is the author of *Animal Liberation*, the editor of *In Defense of Animals: The Second Wav*, and, with Paola Cavalieri, co-editor of *The Great Ape Project*.
Alfred Kazin (1915–1998) was a writer and teacher. Among his books are On Native Grounds, a study of American literature from Howells to Faulkner, and the memoirs A Walker in the Cityand New York Jew. In 1996, he received the first Lifetime Award in Literary Criticism from the Truman Capote Literary Trust.
John Ashbery is the author of several books of poetry, including Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror (1975), which received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the National Book Award. His first collection, Some Trees (1956), was selected by W. H. Auden for the Yale Younger Poets Series. He has also published art criticism, plays, and a novel. From 1990 until 2008 Ashbery was the Charles P. Stevenson, Jr. Professor of Languages and Literature at Bard College.
Jeri Laber, Senior Advisor to Human Rights Watch, was formerly executive director of its Helsinki division. She is the author, with Barnett R. Rubin, of A Nation is Dying’: Afghanistan Under the Soviets, 1979—1987. (January 1997)
Alison Lurie is a former Professor of English at Cornell. She is the author of two collections of essays on children’s literature, Don’t Tell the Grownups and Boys and Girls Forever, and the editor of The Oxford Book of Fairy Tales. Her most recent novel is Truth and Consequences.
V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932 and emigrated to England in 1950, when he won a scholarship to University College, Oxford. He is the author of many novels, including A House for Mr. Biswas, A Bend in the River, and In a Free State, which won the Booker Prize. He has also written several nonfiction works based on his travels, including India: A Million Mutinies Now and Beyond Belief: Islamic Excursions Among the Converted Peoples. He was knighted in 1990 and in 1993 was the first recipient of the David Cohen British Literature Prize.
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.
Susan Sontag (1933–2004) was a novelist, playwright, filmmaker, and one of the most influential critics of her generation. Her books include Against Interpretation, On Photography, Illness as Metaphor, and The Volcano Lover.
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.