Brad Leithauser

Brad Leithauser is a novelist, poet, and essayist. He lives in Massachusetts.

Johnny Mercer with Louis Armstrong and Maxine Sullivan, each of whom made recordings of Mercer’s songs; illustrations from The Complete Lyrics of Johnny Mercer

On Moon River

The Complete Lyrics of Johnny Mercer

edited by Robert Kimball, Barry Day, Miles Kreuger, and Eric Davis

April 8, 2010 issue

Edward Lear: Tepeleni, Albania, circa 1848–1849; from Edward Lear in Albania

There Once Was an Artist Called Lear…

Edward Lear in Albania: Journals of a Landscape Painter in the Balkans

by Edward Lear, edited by Bejtullah Destani and Robert Elsie, with a preface by Vivien Noakes

Edward Lear: The Life of a Wanderer

by Vivien Noakes

The Complete Verse and Other Nonsense

by Edward Lear, edited by Vivien Noakes

Nonsense Botany and Nonsense Alphabets

by Edward Lear

Nonsense Songs and Stories

by Edward Lear

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November 5, 2009 issue

Glassed In

Straw for the Fire: From the Notebooks of Theodore Roethke, 1943–63

edited by David Wagoner

April 17, 2008 issue

The Shadow Man

Collected Poems of Louis MacNeice

edited by Peter MacDonald

Louis MacNeice

by Jon Stallworthy

Louis MacNeice and His Influence

edited by Kathleen Devineand Alan J. Peacock

August 16, 2007 issue

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

The Ice Museum: In Search of the Lost Land of Thule

by Joanna Kavenna

Ice: The Nature, the History, and the Uses of an Astonishing Substance

by Mariana Gosnell

March 9, 2006 issue

A Passionate Clamor

The Poetical Works of Gerard Manley Hopkins

edited by Norman H. MacKenzie

The Journals and Papers of Gerard Manley Hopkins

edited by Humphry House and Graham Storey

The Letters of Gerard Manley Hopkins to Robert Bridges

edited with notes and an introduction by Claude Colleer Abbott

April 29, 2004 issue

The Awkward Age


by Booth Tarkington

Penrod and Sam

by Booth Tarkington

The Magnificent Ambersons

by Booth Tarkington

December 19, 2002 issue

Laxness the Great

Paradise Reclaimed

by Halldór Laxness, translated from the Icelandic by Magnus Magnusson, with an introduction by Jane Smiley

The Fish Can Sing

by Halldór Laxness, translated from the Icelandic by Magnus Magnusson

October 10, 2002 issue

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