Criminal Violence, Criminal Justice by Charles E. Silberman
Eros in Greece by John Boardman, by Eugenio La Rocca, photographs by Antonia Mulas
Eros in Antiquity photographed by Antonia Mulas
Greek Homosexuality by K. J. Dover
Thoughts in a Dry Season by Gerald Brenan
Ruskin’s Venice edited by Arnold Whittick
Looking at Architecture with Ruskin by John Unrau
John Ruskin: The Argument of the Eye by Robert Hewison
Ruskin by Quentin Bell
Great Days by Donald Barthelme
Ladies Man by Richard Price
Wrinkles by Charles Simmons
Germany 1866-1945 by Gordon A. Craig
The German Problem Reconsidered: Germany and the World Order, 1870 to the Present by David Calleo
Poems and Prose 1949-1977 by Harold Pinter
Complete Works: Volumes One, Two, and Three by Harold Pinter
Betrayal by Harold Pinter, directed by Peter Hall
Jorge Luis Borges, A Literary Biography by Emir Rodriguez Monegal
A History of Night (poem)
The Best Short Stories of J.G. Ballard by J.G. Ballard
The Best American Short Stories 1978 edited by Ted Solotaroff, edited by Shannon Ravenel
I, etcetera by Susan Sontag
Cotton Mather: The Young Life of the Lord’s Remembrancer, 1663-1703 by David Levin
The Thirties and After: Poetry, Politics, People 1933-1970 by Stephen Spender
Ecrits: A Selection by Jacques Lacan, translated by Alan Sheridan
The Four Fundamental Concepts of Psycho-Analysis by Jacques Lacan, edited by Jacques-Alain Miller, translated by Alan Sheridan
Jacques Lacan by Anika Lemaire, preface by Jacques Lacan, translated by David Macey
Jorge Luis Borges (1899–1986) was an Argentine short story writer, poet, and essayist. His fiction, which drew on his interest in mathematics and detective stories, made him one of the influential writers of the twentieth century. English-language anthologies of his stories include Ficciones, The Aleph, and Labyrinths.
Alastair Reid is a poet, a prose chronicler, a translator, and a traveler. Born in Scotland, he came to the United States in the early 1950s, began publishing his poems in The New Yorker in 1951, and for the next fifty-odd years was a traveling correspondent for that magazine. Having lived in both Spain and Latin America for long spells, he has been a constant translator of poetry from the Spanish language, in particular the work of Jorge Luis Borges and Pablo Neruda. He has published more than forty books, among them a wordbook for children, Ounce Dice Trice, with drawings by Ben Shahn. Most recently, in 2008, he published in the U.K. two career-spanning volumes, Outside In: Selected Prose and Inside Out: Selected Poetry and Translations. The substance of Supposing… e gleaned from the many children who have influenced him, to all of whom he owes and dedicates the text.
Bernard Knox (1914–2010) was an English classicist. He was the first director of Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, DC. Among his many books are The Heroic Temper, The Oldest Dead White European Males, and Backing into the Future: The Classical Tradition and Its Renewal. He is the editor of The Norton Book of Classical Literature and wrote the introductions and notes for Robert Fagles’s translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey.
Richard C. Lewontin is Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology and Professor of Biology at Harvard University. He is the author of The Genetic Basis of Evolutionary Change and Biology as Ideology, and the co-author of The Dialectical Biologist (with Richard Levins) and Not in Our Genes (with Steven Rose and Leon Kamin).
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.
Robert Towers (1923–1995) was an American critic and novelist. Born in Virginia, Towers was educated at Princeton and served for two years as Vice Counsel at the American Consulate General in Calcutta before dedicating himself to literary studies. He taught English literature and creative writing at Princeton, Queens College and Columbia.
Stephen Toulmin (1922–2009) was a British philosopher. First outlined in The Uses of Argument, his model for analyzing arguments has had a lasting influence on fields as diverse as law, computer science and communications theory. Toulmin’s other works include The Abuse of Casuistry: A History of Moral Reasoning and Return to Reason.