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  • Slow Days, Fast Company

    Slow Days, Fast Company
    av Eve Babitz

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370088

    No one burned hotter than Eve Babitz. Possessing skin that radiated "its own kind of moral laws," spectacular teeth, and a figure that was the stuff of legend, she seduced seemingly everyone who was anyone in Los Angeles for a long stretch of the 19…

  • I Used to Be Charming

    I Used to Be Charming
    av Eve Babitz

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373799

    Previously uncollected nonfiction pieces by Hollywood's ultimate It Girl about everything from fashion to tango to Jim Morrison and Nicholas Cage. Eve Babitz knew everyone, tried everything (at least once), and was never shy about sharing her though…

  • The Mystery of Consciousness

    The Mystery of Consciousness
    av John R. Searle

    Pocket - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322066

    It has long been one of the most fundamental problems of philosophy, and it is now, John Searle writes, "the most important problem in the biological sciences" What is consciousness? Is my inner awareness of myself something separate from my body? I…

  • The Kremlin Ball

    The Kremlin Ball
    av Curzio Malaparte

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372099

    A perverse and delicious tell-all view of the Soviet elite in the 1920s. Perhaps only the impeccably perverse imagination of Curzio Malaparte could have conceived of The Kremlin Ball, which might be described as Proust in the corridors of Soviet po…

  • Soft City

    Soft City
    av Chris Ware

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370460

    The legendary Norwegian pop artist Pushwagner's scathing comics masterpiece--lost for decades, and never before published in the U.S.--is an epic vision of a single day in a world gone wrong: a brightly smiling, disturbingly familiar dystopia of tow…

  • Notes Of A Crocodile

    Notes Of A Crocodile
    av Bonnie Huie

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370767

    WINNER OF THE 2018 LUCIEN STRYK ASIAN TRANSLATION PRIZE The English-language premiere of Qiu Miaojin's coming-of-age novel about queer teenagers in Taiwan, a cult classic in China and winner of the 1995 China Times Literature Award. An NYRB Class…

  • Notes On The Cinematograph

    Notes On The Cinematograph
    av Jonathan Griffin

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370248

    The French film director Robert Bresson was one of the great artists of the twentieth century and among the most radical, original, and radiant stylists of any time. He worked with nonprofessional actors--models, as he called them--and deployed a st…

  • Butcher's Crossing

    Butcher's Crossing
    av John Edward Williams, Michelle Latiolais, John Edward Williams

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171981

    In his National Book Award-winning novel Augustus, John Williams uncovered the secrets of ancient Rome. With Butcher's Crossing, his fiercely intelligent, beautifully written western, Williams dismantles the myths of modern America. It is the 1870s,…

  • Mila 18

    Mila 18
    av Leon Uris

    Pocket - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780553241600

  • Charles Bovary, Country Doctor

    Charles Bovary, Country Doctor
    av Jean Amery

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372501

  • Storm

    av George R. Stewart

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681375182

    A thrilling, innovative novel about the interplay between nature and humankind by the author of Names on the Land. With Storm, first published in 1941, George R. Stewart invented a new genre of fiction, what we might today call the eco-novel. Califo…

  • Things That Bother Me

    Things That Bother Me
    av Galen Strawson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372204

    An original collection of lauded philosopher Galen Strawson's writings on the self and consciousness, naturalism and pan-psychism. Galen Strawson might be described as the Montaigne of modern philosophers, endlessly curious, enormously erudite, unaf…

  • Soul

    av Audrey Platonov

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172544

    A New York Review Books Original The Soviet writer Andrey Platonov saw much of his work suppressed or censored in his lifetime. In recent decades, however, these lost works have reemerged, and the eerie poetry and poignant humanity of Platonov's vis…

  • Trots and Bonnie

    Trots and Bonnie
    av Shary Flenniken

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374857

    "Trots and Bonnie is hilarious, poignant, raunchy, gorgeously drawn, and more relevant than ever. Shary Flenniken is an absolute genius." --Roz Chast In the 1970s and 1980s, National Lampoon was home not only to some of the funniest humor writing in…

  • The Recognitions

    The Recognitions
    av William Gaddis

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374666

    A postmodern masterpiece about fraud and forgery by one of the most venerated novelists of the last century. The Recognitions is a sweeping depiction of a world in which everything that anyone recognizes as beautiful or true or good emerges as anyth…

  • Marshlands

    av Andre Gide

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374727

    A slim but powerful work of metafiction by a Nobel Prize-winning French writer and intellectual. Andr Gide is the inventor of modern metafiction and of autofiction, and his short novel Marshlands shows him handling both forms with a deft and delight…

  • Memoirs From Beyond The Grave

    Memoirs From Beyond The Grave
    av Alex Andriesse

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681371290

    Written over the course of four decades, Fran ois-Ren de Chateaubriand's epic autobiography has drawn the admiration of Baudelaire, Flaubert, Proust, Barthes, and Sebald. Here, in the first books of his massive Memoirs, spanning the years 1768 to 18…

  • Lost Time

    Lost Time
    av Eric Karpeles

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372587

    The first translation of painter and writer J zef Czapski's inspiring lectures on Proust, first delivered in a prison camp in the Soviet Union during World War II. During the Second World War, as a prisoner of war in a Soviet camp, and with nothing…

  • Like Death

    Like Death
    av Guy De Maupassant

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370323

    A devastating novel about the treachery of love by Maupassant, now in a new translation by National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winning poet and translator Richard Howard Olivier Bertin is at the height of his career as a painter. After making hi…

  • True History of the First Mrs. Meredith and Other Lesser Lives

    True History of the First Mrs. Meredith and Other Lesser Lives
    av Diane Johnson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374451

  • Muhammad

    av Maxime Rodinson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374925

    A classic, secular history of the prophet Muhammad that vividly recreates the fascinating time in which Islam was born. Maxime Rodinson, both a maverick Marxist and a distinguished professor at the Sorbonne, first published his biography of Muhammad…

  • Jimbo

    av Gary Panter

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681375267

    A futuristic punk ventures through a madcap, dystopian fantasia in this astounding work of comics literature by a celebrated artist and illustrator. Gary Panter is one of America's great creative forces: illustrator for the trailblazing punk magazin…

  • Blood on the Forge

    Blood on the Forge
    av William Attaway

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171349

    Three African-American brothers leave their home in the Kentucky hills to work in the steel mills of Pittsburgh prior to World War One, in a saga of the great black migration and the harsh realities of industrialization. Reprint.

  • It's Life as I See it

    It's Life as I See it
    av Dan Nadel

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681375618

    Originally published by Chicago's Black press, long neglected by mainstream publishing, and now the subject of an exhibition by the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, these comics showcase some of the mid-twentieth century's finest Black cartoonist…

  • Haifa Republic

    Haifa Republic
    av Omri Boehm

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373935

    A provocative argument for a new way of seeing Israel, Zionism, and the two-state solution. A Future for Israel is a wakeup call to liberal Zionists. In the last two decades, Israeli politics has been changing rapidly, but Zionist thinking on the le…

  • Divorcing

    av Susan Taubes

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374949

    A stunning novel about childhood, marriage, and divorce by one of the most interesting minds of the 20th century, now back in print for the first time since 1969. Dream and reality overlap in Divorcing, a book in which divorcing is not just a matter…

  • Almost Nothing

    Almost Nothing
    av Eric Karpeles

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372846

    A compelling biography of the Polish painter and writer J zef Czapski that takes readers to Paris in the Roaring Twenties, to the front lines during WWII, and into the late 20th-century art world. J zef Czapski (1896-1993) lived many lives during h…

  • Criminal Child

    Criminal Child
    av Jean Genet

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373614

    Criminal Child offers the first English translation of a key early work by Jean Genet. In 1949, in the midst of a national debate about improving the French reform-school system, a French radio station commissioned Genet to write about his experienc…

  • Stories I Forgot to Tell You

    Stories I Forgot to Tell You
    av Dorothy Gallagher

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374802

    A delicate and darkly witty reflection on loss, marriage, writing, and life in New York from an acclaimed biographer and memoirist. Dorothy Gallagher's husband, Ben Sonnenberg, the author of Lost Property: Memoirs and Confessions of a Bad Boy, died…

  • Dissipatio H.G.

    Dissipatio H.G.
    av Guido Morselli

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374765

    A fantastic and philosophical vision of the apocalypse by one of the most striking Italian novelists of the twentieth century. From his solitary buen retiro in the mountains, the last man on earth drives to the capital Chrysopolis to see if anyone e…

  • The Last Libertines

    The Last Libertines
    av Benedetta Craveri

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373409

    An enthralling work of history about the Libertine generation that came up during--and was eventually destroyed by--the French Revolution. The Last Libertines, as Benedetta Craveri writes in her preface to the book, "tells the story of a group of yo…

  • Lost Property

    Lost Property
    av Ben Sonnenberg

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374222

  • The Milk Of Dreams

    The Milk Of Dreams
    av Leonora Carrington

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370941

    In English for the first time, a wild and darkly funny book that combines Surrealist painter Leonora Carringon's fantastical writing and illustrations for children The maverick surrealist Leonora Carrington was an extraordinary painter and storytel…

  • Sketches of the Criminal World

    Sketches of the Criminal World
    av Varlam Shalamov

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373676

  • The New World

    The New World
    av Chris Reynolds

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372389

    A surreal vision of a post-alien-invasion Earth where human beings still have to deal with quotidien frustrations, ennui, and understanding their place in the world. Since the mid-1980s, the British cartoonist Chris Reynolds has been assembling a wo…

  • Arabia Felix

    Arabia Felix
    av Colin Thubron

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370729

    A riveting account of a landmark expedition that left only one survivor, now back in print for the first time in decades. Arabia Felix is the spellbinding true story of a scientific expedition gone disastrously awry. On a winter morning in 1761 six…

  • The Shipwrecked Mind

    The Shipwrecked Mind
    av Mark Lilla

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590179024

    We don't understand the reactionary mind. As a result, argues Mark Lilla in this timely book, the ideas and passions that shape today's political dramas are unintelligible to us.The reactionary is anything but a conservative. He is as radical and mo…

  • The Reckless Mind

    The Reckless Mind
    av Mark Lilla

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681371160

    European history of the past century is full of examples of philosophers, writers, and jurists who, whether they lived in democratic, communist, or fascist societies, supported and defended totalitarian principles and horrific regimes. But how can i…

  • J R

    J R
    av William Gaddis

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374680

    A National Book Award-winning satire about the unchecked power of American capitalism, written more than three decades before the 2008 financial crisis. At the center of J R is J R Vansant, a very average sixth grader from Long Island with torn snea…

  • Gallery of Clouds

    Gallery of Clouds
    av Rachel Eisendrath

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681375434

    A personal and critical work that celebrates the pleasure of books and reading. Largely unknown to readers today, Sir Philip Sidney's sixteenth-century pastoral romance Arcadia was long considered one of the finest works of prose fiction in the Engl…

  • The Communist

    The Communist
    av Elizabeth McKenzie

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370781

    A unique political coming of age story, now in English for the first time An NYRB Classics Original Walter Ferranini has been born and bred a man of the left. His father was a worker and an anarchist; Walter himself is a Communist. In the 1930s, he…

  • The Simple Past

    The Simple Past
    av Driss Chraibi

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373607

    The Simple Past came out in 1954, and both in France and its author's native Morocco the book caused an explosion of fury. The protagonist, also known as Driss, comes from a Moroccan family of means, his father a self-made tea merchant, the most dev…

  • The Word of The Speechless

    The Word of The Speechless
    av Julio Ramon Ribeyro

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373232

  • Dreams Of Earth And Sky

    Dreams Of Earth And Sky
    av Freeman Dyson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590178546

    In this sequel to The Scientist as Rebel (2006), Freeman Dyson--whom The Times of London calls "one of the world's most original minds"--celebrates openness to unconventional ideas and "the spirit of joyful dreaming" in which he believes that scienc…

  • Kolyma Stories

    Kolyma Stories
    av Donald Rayfield

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372143

    Now in its first complete English translation, this masterpiece chronicles life in a Soviet gulag, based on the author's own years in a USSR prison camp. Kolyma Stories is a masterpiece of twentieth-century literature, an epic array of short fiction…

  • Balzac's Lives

    Balzac's Lives
    av Peter Brooks

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374499

    Enter the mind of French literary giant Honor de Balzac with this groundbreaking biography that illuminates the writer's life and era through close study of the unforgettable characters and places in Balzac's expansive and inimitable works. Peter Br…

  • Heaven's Breath

    Heaven's Breath
    av Lyall Watson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373690

    Heaven's Breath, the first history of the wind, looks at this ubiquitous and invisible entity from the point of view of geography, biology, physics, sociology, physiology, psychology, history, and philosophy. Lyall Watson shows how wind shapes the w…

  • The Juniper Tree

    The Juniper Tree
    av Barbara Comyns

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681371313

    Bella Winter has hit a low. Homeless and jobless, she is the mother of a toddler by a man whose name she didn't quite catch, and her once pretty face is disfigured by the scar she acquired in a car accident. Friendless and without family, she's rece…

  • Bresson On Bresson

    Bresson On Bresson
    av Anna Moschovakis

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370446

    Robert Bresson, the director of such cinematic master-pieces as Pickpocket, A Man Escaped Mouchette, and L'Argent, was one of the most influential directors in the history of French film, as well as one of the most stubbornly individual: He insisted…

  • Projector and Elephant

    Projector and Elephant
    av Martin Vaughn-James

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374840

    Two surreal, experimental graphic novels about technology, corporatization, and alienation in the modern world by a cult-favorite comics innovator. In 1968, the British artist and writer Martin Vaughn-James emigrated to Canada. Over the next eight y…