Paradise in a Dream

The Blue Flower

by Penelope Fitzgerald

Perseverance to the Point of Madness

Charlie Chaplin and His Times

by Kenneth S. Lynn

Tramp: The Life of Charlie Chaplin

by Joyce Milton

Living in Truth

The Courage to Stand Alone: Letters from Prison and Other Writings

by Wei Jingsheng

Goodbye to All That

Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life

by Jon Lee Anderson

The Motorcycle Diaries: A Journey Around South America

by Ernesto Che Guevara, translated by Ann Wright

Ceremony of Innocence

Angela's Ashes: A Memoir

by Frank McCourt

Goodbye to Catholic Ireland

by Mary Kenny

No Man’s Land

Reality and Dreams

by Muriel Spark

Go Milk a Fruit Bat!

Why Is Sex Fun? The Evolution of Human Sexuality

by Jared Diamond

Child’s Play

Mr. Wilson's Cabinet of Wonder

by Lawrence Weschler

Blowing Hot and Cold

In the Dutch Mountains

by Cees Nooteboom, translated by Adrienne Dixon

Roads to Santiago: Detours and Riddles in the Lands and History of Spain

by Cees Nooteboom and Ina Rilke

Cosmic Adventurer

Jules Verne: An Exploratory Biography

by Herbert R. Lottman

Paris in the Twentieth Century

the lost novel by Jules Verne, translated by Richard Howard

The Mummy’s Secret

Ancient Faces: Mummy Portraits From Ancient Egypt Paul Roberts and John Taylor.

an exhibition at the British Museum, March 14-July 20, 1997.. Catalog of the exhibition by Susan Walker and Morris Bierbrier, with

The Mysterious Fayum Portraits: Faces from Ancient Egypt

by Euphrosyne Doxiadis

Portraits and Masks: Burial Customs in Roman Egypt

edited by Morris Bierbrier

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