Life and Death of the Novel

Henry Fielding: Mask and Feast by Andrew Wright

The True Patriot by Henry Fielding, edited by Miriam Austin Locke

Radical Dr. Smollett by Donald Bruce

Jane Austen: A Study of Her Artistic Development by A. Walton Litz

A Good Man is Hard to Find

Lindsay, A Man for Tomorrow by Daniel E. Batton

John V. Lindsay and the Silk Stocking Story by Casper Citron

John V. Lindsay
Less than Meets the Eye
by Noel E. Parmentel Jr.

Beyond the Fringe

The History of Surrealism by Maurice Nadeau, translated by Richard Howard, with an Introduction by Roger Shattuck

Selected Works by Alfred Jarry, edited by Roger Shattuck and Simon Watson Taylor

The Siege of Byzantium

The Fall of Constantinople 1453 by Steven Runciman

The Crescent and the Cross, The Fall of Byzantium: May, 1453 by David Dereksen

Blake and the Scholars: I

William Blake: Poet, Printer, Prophet by Geoffrey Keynes

William Blake Poet and Painter: An Introduction to the Illuminated Verse by Jean H. Hagstrum

Innocence and Experience: An Introduction to Blake by E.D. Hirsch Jr.

A Blake Bibliography: Annotated Lists of Works, Studies, and Blakeana by G.E. Bentley Jr. and Martin K. Nurmi

William Blake by John Middleton Murry

Blake and the Scholars: II

The Poetry and Prose of William Blake edited by David V. Erdman, commentary by Harold Bloom

A Blake Dictionary: The Ideas and Symbols of William Blake by S. Foster Damon

Lone Rangers

Wah-to-yah and the Taos Trail by Lewis H. Garrard, Introduction by A.B. Guthrie Jr.

The Western Hero in History and Legend by Kent Ladd Steckmesser


Bernard Bergonzi is Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Warwick.

Marius Bewley (1916–1973) was a British-American literary critic. Educated at Cambridge, Bewley taught English literature at Rutgers and was an advisory editor atThe Hudson Review.

John Gross (1935–2011) was an English editor and critic. From 1974 to 1981, he was editor of The Times Literary Supplement; he also served as senior book editor and critic at The New York Times. His memoir, A Double Thread, was published in 2001.

Murray Kempton (1917-1997) was a columnist for Newsday, as well as a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books. His books include Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events and The Briar Patch, as well as Part of Our Time. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985.

Frank Kermode (1919–2010) was a British critic and literary theorist. Born on the Isle of Man, he taught at University College London, Cambridge, Columbia and Harvard. Adapted from a series of lectures given at Bryn Mawr College, Kermode’s Sense of An Ending: Studies in the Theory of Fiction remains one of the most influential works of twentieth-century literary criticism.

Robert Mazzocco (1932–2017) was an American poet and critic.

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.