Letters of Giuseppe Verdi selected, translated, and edited by Charles Osborne
Seven Verdi Librettos with English text by William Weaver
The Operas of Verdi: From Oberto to Rigoletto by Julian Budden
Verdi by Joseph Wechsberg
“Verdi, Ghislanzoni and ‘Aida’: The Uses of Convention” by Philip Gossett
Global Reach: The Power of the Multinational Corporations by Richard J. Barnet, by Ronald E. Müller
The Maturing of Multinational Enterprise: American Business Abroad from 1914 to 1970 by Myra Wilkins
America After Nixon: The Age of the Multinationals by Robert Scheer
Capital, Inflation, and the Multinationals by Charles Levinson
The Three Marias: New Portuguese Letters by Maria Isabel Barreno, by Maria Teresa Horta, by Maria Velho da Costa, translated by Helen R. Lane
Scholar Extraordinary: The Life of Professor the Rt. Hon. Friedrich Max Müller, P.C. by Nirad C. Chaudhuri
Vesco by Robert A. Hutchinson
Conversation in The Cathedral by Mario Vargas Llosa, translated by Gregory Rabassa
Cobra by Severo Sarduy, translated by Suzanne Jill Levine
The Camberwell Beauty and Other Stories by V.S. Pritchett
Ending Up by Kingsley Amis
Neal Ascherson is the author of The Struggles for Poland, The Black Sea, and Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland. He is an Honorary Professor at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London.
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.
Hugh Lloyd-Jones is the Regius Professor of Greek Emeritus at Oxford University. His many books include The Justice of Zeus, the Oxford Text of Sophocles, and three volumes of Sophocles for the Loeb Classical Library. (December 2000)
Robert Craft is a conductor and writer. Craft’s close working friendship with Igor Stravinsky is the subject of his memoir, An Improbable Life. In 2002 he was awarded the International Prix du Disque at the Cannes Music Festival.
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.
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.