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John Singer Sargent The Complete Paintings Cumulative Index to Volumes I-IX
ISBN: HB: 9780300219203, Yale University Press, June 2018
144 pp., 24.8x30.5 cm, 2 black&white illus.
The cumulative index to "John Singer Sargent: The Complete Paintings" comprises two indexes covering the nine volumes of the complete catalogue raisonne: a comprehensive general index and an index of the titles of all the works by Sargent that have b...
HB: £25,00
My Soul Has Grown Deep Art from the Black South
ISBN: HB: 9781588396099, Yale University Press, April 2018
240 pp., 22.9x25.4 cm, 200 colour illus.
A celebration of contemporary art by self-taught Black Southern artists. This book examines the art-historical significance of a major group of self-taught artists from the American South. "My Soul Has Grown Deep" features works by Black painters an...
HB: £40,00
Charlotte Salomon and the Theatre of Memory The Nameless Artist in the Theatre of Memory 1940-1943
ISBN: HB: 9780300100723, Yale University Press, March 2018
464 pp., 17.8x24.1 cm, 360 colour and black&white illus.
Charlotte Salomon (1917-1943) is renowned for a single, monumental, modernist artwork, "Life? or Theatre?" ("Leben? oder Theater?"), comprising 784 paintings and created between 1941 and 1942. This major art-historical study sheds new light on the re...
HB: £45,00
Exemplary Novels
ISBN: PB: 9780300230536, ISBN: HB: 9780300125863, Yale University Press, March 2018
448 pp., 15.2x22.9 cm
Edith Grossman, celebrated for her brilliant translation of Don Quixote, offers a dazzling new version of another Cervantes classic, on the 400th anniversary of his death The twelve novellas gathered together in Exemplary Novels reveal the extraordin...
PB: £12,99
HB: £20,00
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum A Guide
ISBN: PB: 9780300226478, Yale University Press, March 2018
216 pp., 15.2x24.1 cm, 130 colour illus., 10 black&white illus.
This updated guide to the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum charts new pathways through the beloved institution's superb collection. Gardner, a trail-blazing American who was among the most prominent patrons of her day, built a Venetian-inspired palazz...
PB: £17,99
Memory Lands King Philip's War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast
ISBN: HB: 9780300201178, Yale University Press, March 2018
480 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 45 black&white illus.
Noted historian Christine DeLucia offers a major reconsideration of the violent seventeenth-century conflict in northeastern America known as "King Philip's War", providing an alternative to "Pilgrim-centric" narratives that have conventionally domin...
HB: £38,00
New Abolition W. E. B. Du Bois and the Black Social Gospel
ISBN: PB: 9780300230598, ISBN: HB: 9780300205602, Yale University Press, March 2018
672 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 12 black&white illus.
The black social gospel emerged from the trauma of Reconstruction to ask what a "new abolition" would require in American society. It became an important tradition of religious thought and resistance, helping to create an alternative public sphere of...
PB: £25,00
HB: £35,00
Our Beloved Kin A New History of King Philip's War
ISBN: HB: 9780300196733, Yale University Press, March 2018
448 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 13 black&white illus.
With rigorous original scholarship and creative narration, Lisa Brooks recovers a complex picture of war, captivity, and Native resistance during the "First Indian War" (later named King Philip's War) by relaying the stories of Weetamoo, a female Wam...
HB: £32,00
Cornell / Gris
ISBN: PB: 9781588396273, Yale University Press, February 2018
96 pp., 17.8x22.9 cm, 50 colour and black&white illus.
An insightful study of Joseph Cornell's fascination with the Cubist painter Juan Gris, shedding new light on the work of both artists. Joseph Cornell first viewed Cubist painter Juan Gris's "The Man at the Cafe" in October 1953. This visual encounte...
PB: £18,99
Crusade and Jihad The Thousand-Year War Between the Muslim World and the Global North
ISBN: HB: 9780300222906, Yale University Press, February 2018
656 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 26 black&white illus.
This groundbreaking book is the first to address the catastrophic results of centuries of conflict, imperialism, and colonialism by the global north – China, Russia, Europe, Britain, and America – in the Muslim world. We see this legacy in the flood...
HB: £30,00