Now part of American film and literary lore, Tom Ripley, "a bisexual psychopath and art forger who murders without remorse when his comforts are threatened" (New York Times Book Review), was Patricia Highsmith''s favorite creation. In "The Boy Who Followed Ripley" (1980), Highsmith explores Ripley''s bizarrely paternal relationship with a troubled young runaway, whose abduction draws them into Berlin''s seamy underworld. More than any other American literary character, Ripley provides "a
A lovely signed, limited edition of Corman’s 1970 edition of stunningly lean, and spare modern poetry that sometimes appears as a form of Western haiku.
Robert Conquest has been called by Paul Johnson "our greatest living modern historian." As a new century begins, Conquest offers an illuminating examination of our past failures..
Plotinus was the first and greatest of Neoplatonic philosophers. His writings were edited by his disciple Porphyry, who published them many years after his master''s death in six..
Вашему вниманию предлагается авторский сборник стихов "An Ear in Bartram''s Tree" Джонатана Вильямса за 1957-1967 года. Книга на английском языке.Для широкого круга читателей.
This unique new work of reference traces the origins of the modern laws of warfare from the earliest times to the present day. Relying on written records from as far back as 2400..
The art of Louise Bourgeois stages a dynamic encounter between modern art and psychoanalysis, argues Mignon Nixon in the first full-scale critical study of the artist''s work. A..