Sense of the Present


by Renata Adler


Blind Ambition: The White House Years

by John W. Dean III.

Chief Counsel: Inside the Ervin Committee
The Untold Story of Watergate

by Samuel Dash

The Right and the Power: The Prosecution of Watergate

by Leon Jaworski

Faust: Still Striving and Straying

Goethe's Faust: Part I

translated by Randall Jarrell


by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, translated by Walter Arndt, edited by Cyrus Hamlin

Russia: The Pursuit of the Extreme

The Shadow of the Winter Palace: Russia's Drift to Revolution 1825-1917

by Edward Crankshaw

The Dress Code

On Human Finery

by Quentin Bell

Dress and Society, 1560-1970

by Geoffrey Squire

Hollywood Costume
Glamour! Glitter! Romance!

by Dale McConathy, with Diana Vreeland

In a Universe of Ghosts

New Lives: Survivors of the Holocaust Living in America

by Dorothy Rabinowitz

Violence in Olympia

The Olympic Games: The First Thousand Years

by M. I. Finley and H. W. Pleket

So It Went


by Kurt Vonnegut

Who Makes the Movies?

Some Time in the Sun

by Tom Dardis

A Biographical Dictionary of Film

by David Thomson

Justice to Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë: The Self Conceived

by Helene Moglen

Caliban’s Gift

First Images of America: The Impact of the New World on the Old

edited by Fredi Chiappelli

Columbus: His Enterprise

by Hans Koning

Short Review

The Man Who Lost China

by Brian Crozier, with the collaboration of Eric Chou

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