Nim: A Chimpanzee Who Learned Sign Language by Herbert S. Terrace
Speaking of Apes: A Critical Anthology of Two-Way Communication with Man edited by Thomas A. Sebeok, edited by Donna Jean Umiker-Sebeok
Punitive Medicine by Alexander Podrabinek, translated by Alexander Lehrman
Soviet Psychoprisons by Harvey Fireside
Institute of Fools: Notes from the Serbsky by Victor Nekipelov, edited and translated by Marco Carynnyk, by Marta Horban
The Intricate Music: A Biography of John Steinbeck by Thomas Kiernan
The Wayward Bus by John Steinbeck
East of Eden by John Steinbeck
The Image of the King: Charles I and Charles II by Richard Ollard
My Theater Life (Mit Theaterliv: 1877) by August Bournonville, translated and annotated by Patricia N. McAndrew
The King’s Ballet Master: A Biography of Denmark’s August Bournonville by Walter Terry
Who Gets Ahead? The Determinants of Economic Success in America by Christopher Jencks and others
Rules and Racial Equality by Edwin Dorn
Small Futures by Richard H. de Lone
The Credential Society: An Historical Sociology of Education and Stratification by Randall Collins
Current Population Reports, Series P-60 No. 120: Money Income and Poverty Status of Families and Persons in the United States Bureau of the Census
Selected Poems 1950-1975 by Thom Gunn
Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas by Isaiah Berlin
The Idea of Freedom: Essays in Honour of Isaiah Berlin edited by Alan Ryan
The Intellectuals on the Road to Class Power by George Konrád, by Ivan Szelényi, translated by Andrew Arato, by Richard E. Allen
The Future of Intellectuals and the Rise of the New Class by Alvin W. Gouldner
Word and Action: Essays on the Ancient Theater by Bernard Knox
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.
Peter Green is Dougherty Centennial Professor Emeritus of Classics at the University of Texas at Austin and Adjunct Professor at the University of Iowa. His most recent book is Diodorus Siculus: The Persian Wars to the Fall of Athens, Books 11–14.34 (480–401 BCE). (November 2012)
Sidney Morgenbesser (1921–2004) was a philosopher. Educated at CUNY, The Jewish Theological Seminary and The University of Pennsylvania, Morgenbesser taught at Columbia, where he was named John Dewey Professor of Philosophy.
Jonathan Lieberson (1949–1989) was a philosopher, editor and critic. Lieberson taught at Barnard and Columbia. His book of essays, Varieties, included reflections on personalities as diverse as Diana Vreeland, Paul Valery and Clifford Geertz.
J.H. Plumb (1911–2001) was a British historian. He taught at Cambridge and Columbia. Plumb was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 1968 and was knighted in 1982. His works include England in the Eighteenth Century, The Making of a Historian,and The American Experience.
Roger Sale is a critic and journalist. Until 1999, he was Professor of English at the University of Washington. His books include Modern Heroism: Essays on D. H. Lawrence, William Empson and J.R.R. Tolkien and On Not Being Good Enough: Writings of a Working Critic.
Lincoln Kirstein (1907–1996) was a writer and ballet critic. In 1946, together with George Balanchine, Kirstein founded the Ballet Society, which would soon be renamed The New York City Ballet. In 1984 he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.