Rembrandt Now

Rembrandt: The Complete Edition of the Paintings by Abraham Bredius, 3rd edition revised by Horst Gerson

Rembrandt Paintings by Horst Gerson

Rembrandt by Joseph-Emile Muller, translated by Brian Hooley

Rembrandt: Life and Work by Jakob Rosenberg

Rembrandt As An Etcher by Christopher White

Rembrandt by Michael Kitson

Rembrandt: His Life, His Work, His Time by Bob Haak, translated by Elizabeth Willems Treeman

Rembrandt in Amsterdam by R.H. Fuchs, translated by Patricia Wardle, translated by Alan Griffiths

Rembrandt’s “Aristotle” and Other Rembrandt Studies by Julius Held

After the Avant-Garde

The Theory of the Avant-Garde by Renato Poggioli, translated by Gerald Fitzgerald

The Art of Time: Essays on the Avant-Garde by Michael Kirby

The Eclipse of the Intellectual by Elémire Zolla, translated by Raymond Rosenthal

Continuities by Frank Kermode

Histoire de l’avant-garde en peinture by Germain Bazin

The Avant-Garde in Painting by Germain Bazin, translated by Simon Watson Taylor

Historia de las literaturas de vanguardia by Guillermo de Torre

Vodou Power

Papa Doc: The Truth About Haiti Today by Bernard Diedrich and Al Burt

The Haitian People by James Leyburn, with a new Introduction by Sidney Mintz


Raymond Carr was Warden of St. Antony’s College, Oxford, and has written extensively on modern Spanish history.

Constantine Cavafy was born in Alexandria in 1863 and died there in 1933. He wrote most of his poems while employed in the Third Circle of Irrigation of the Ministry of Public Works. (June 2005)

Frederick C. Crews’s new book, Freud: The Making of an Illusion, will be published in the fall.
 (February 2017)

Nigel Dennis (1912–1989) was an English writer, critic and editor. His books include Boys and Girls Come Out to Play and An Essay on Malta.

Denis Donoghue is Emeritus University Professor of English and American Letters at NYU. (April 2016)

Theodore H. Draper (1912–2006) was an American historian. Educated at City College, he wrote influential studies of the American Communist Party, the Cuban Revolution and the Iran-Contra Affair. Draper was a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the 1990 recipient of the Herbert Feis Award from the American Historical Association.

Ernst Gombrich (1909–2001) was an Austrian art historian. Born in Vienna, Gombrich studied at the Theresianum and then at the University of Vienna under Julius von Schlosser. After graduating, he worked as a Research Assistant and collaborator with the museum curator and Freudian analyst Ernst Kris. He joined the Warburg Institute in London as a Research Assistant in 1936 and was named Director in 1959. His major works include The Story of Art, Art and Illusion: A Study in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation, Aby Warburg: An Intellectual Biography, The Sense of Order: A Study in the Psychology of Decorative Art.

Edmund Keeley is Charles Barnwell Straut Professor of English Emeritus at Princeton. His latest books are Borderlines: A Memoir and the novel Some Wine for Remembrance. (November 2007)

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.

Roger Shattuck (1923–2005) was an American writer and scholar of French culture. He taught at Harvard, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Virginia, and Boston University, where he was named University Professor. His books includeForbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography.