What’s in a Portrait?

Degas: His Life, Times, and Work

by Roy McMullen

Pompeo Batoni Introductory Text edited and prepared for publication by

by Anthony Clark, A Complete Catalog of His Works with an Edgar Peters Bowron

Reynolds Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (to be published by Abrams in the fall)

edited by Nicholas Penny

Mann and the Magician

Pro and Contra Wagner

by Thomas Mann, translated by Allan Blunden, with an introduction by Erich Heller

Secret Intelligence

Blessings in Disguise

by Alec Guinness

Mysteries of the Deaf

When the Mind Hears: A History of the Deaf

by Harlan Lane

The Deaf Experience: Classics in Language and Education

edited by Harlan Lane, translated by Franklin Philip

Everyone Here Spoke Sign Language: Hereditary Deafness on Martha's Vineyard

by Nora Ellen Groce

Broken Blossoms

The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta

by Mario Vargas Llosa, translated by Alfred MacAdam

Farewell to the Sea

by Reinaldo Arenas, translated by Andrew Hurley

Lucky Alec

Alexander Fleming: The Man and the Myth

by Gwyn Macfarlane

Spooky Business

Her Majesty's Secret Service: The Making of the British Intelligence Community

by Christopher Andrew

Under Construction

Of Mind and Other Matters

by Nelson Goodman

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