A Man Called Intrepid: The Secret War by William Stevenson
The Overwhelming Question: A Study of the Poetry of T. S. Eliot by Balachandra Rajan
Selected Prose of T.S. Eliot edited with an introduction by Frank Kermode
The Classic: Literary Images of Permanence and Change by Frank Kermode
T. S. Eliot by Stephen Spender
From Machismo to Mutuality: Essays on Sexism and Woman-Man Liberation by Eugene C. Bianchi, by Rosemary Radford Ruether
My Secret Garden: Women’s Sexual Fantasies compiled by Nancy Friday
Binding with Briars: Sex and Sin in the Catholic Church by Richard Ginder
Sexual Behavior in the 1970s by Morton Hunt
Noble Lovers by D.D.R. Owen
The Modernization of Sex by Paul Robinson
The Homosexual Matrix by C. A. Tripp
A Soldier Reports by General William C. Westmoreland
Soldiers in Revolt: The American Military Today by David Cortright
The Worm of Consciousness and Other Essays by Nicola Chiaromonte, edited by Miriam Chiaromonte, introduction by Mary McCarthy
Robert Lowell (1917–1977) was twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. Life Studies, For the Union Dead, and The Dolphin are among his many volumes of verse. He was confounder of and contributor to The New York Review of Books.
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.
Richard Ellmann (1918–1987) was an American critic and biographer. He taught at Northwestern, Oxford and Emory, where he was named Robert W. Professor in 1980. He won the National Book Award for Nonfiction for James Joycein 1959; a revised edition was awarded the James Tate Black Memorial Prize in 1982.
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.