How to Prosper During the Coming Bad Years by Howard J. Ruff
The Pritikin Program for Diet and Exercise by Nathan Pritikin, by Patrick M. McGrady Jr.
The Complete Scarsdale Medical Diet by Herman Tarnower, by Samm Sinclair Baker
The Russian Empire: A Portrait in Photographs by Chloe Obolensky, with an introduction by Max Hayward
Windows on the River Neva: A Memoir Books, Wellfleet, Massachusetts 026677) by Paul Grabbe
St. John Perse: Letters translated and edited by Arthur J. Knodel
A Guide to Post-Keynesian Economics edited by Alfred S. Eichner
The Windsor Story by J. Bryan III, by Charles J.V. Murphy
Prince Charles by Anthony Holden
Brother to Dragons: A Tale in Verse and Voices (A New Version) by Robert Penn Warren
Now and Then: Poems, 1976-1978 by Robert Penn Warren
Form and Meaning: Essays on the Renaissance and Modern Art by Robert Klein, translated by Madeline Jay, by Leon Wieseltier, with a foreword by Henri Zerner
A Coat of Varnish by C.P. Snow
Japan As Number One: Lessons for America by Ezra F. Vogel
The Japanese Challenge: The Success and Failure of Economic Success by Herman Kahn, by Thomas Pepper
Hitler, A Film from Germany directed by Hans-Jürgen Syberberg
Hitler, ein Film aus Deutschland Giroux later this year) by Hans-Jürgen Syberberg
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*.
Irvin Ehrenpreis (1920–1985) was the Linden Kent Memorial Professor of English Literature at the University of Virginia. In 1984 he received the Christian Gauss Award from Phi Beta Kappa for the final volume of his trilogy, Swift: The Man, His Works, and the Age.
Jason Epstein launched the trade paperback format in the US in 1952 as a young editor at Doubleday. In 1963 he was a founder of The New York Review and in 1979 cofounder with the late Edmund Wilson of the Library of America. In 2007 he cofounded On Demand Books. Among his many awards are the National Book Award Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, the Lifetime Achievement Award of the National Book Critics Circle, and the Curtis Benjamin Award given by the American Association of Publishers for enriching the world of books. (February 2011)
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.
John Weightman (1915–2004) was a critic and literary scholar. After working as a translator and announcer for the BBC French service, Weightman turned to the study of French literature. He taught at King’s College London and the University of London. His books include The Concept of the Avant-Gardeand The Cat Sat on the Mat: Language and the Absurd.
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.
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.