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- Melville House 2011; US$ 14.00
Restored to print for the first time in more than forty years, The President was hailed by the New York Times as a ?tour de force? At 82, the former premier lives in alert and suspicious retirement?self exile?on the Normandy coast, writing his anxiously anticipated memoirs and receiving visits from statesman and biographers. In his library is... more...
- Melville House 2011; US$ 32.00
Now in paperback: David Graeber?s ?fresh .?.?. fascinating .?.?. thought-provoking .?.?. and exceedingly timely? ( Financial Times ) history of debt Here anthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: he shows that before there was money, there was debt. For more than 5,000 years, since the beginnings of the... more...
- Melville House 2012; US$ 15.00
The celebrated classic by a groundbreaking figure in African literature addresses a critical contemporary issue?the collision of Islamic African values and Western culture. Hailed by Chinua Achebe as one of the greatest African novels ever written, this long-unavailable classic tells the tale of young Samba Diallo, a devout pupil in a Koranic... more...
- Melville House 2014; US$ 26.95
The first biography of Chilean novelist Roberto Bolaño, whose Savage Detectives and 2666 were bestsellers in the U.S. Written by a noted magazine writer who knew and interviewed Bolaño. How to know the man behind works of fiction so prone to extravagance? In the first biography of Chilean novelist and poet Roberto Bolaño, journalist Mónica... more...
- Melville House 2014; US$ 15.95
What Would Jane Do? What?s a strong, independent-minded woman supposed to do in a world of insipid dating guides? Sinéad Murphy responds by asking: Who has more time-tested secrets than Jane Austen, whose novels continue to captivate us almost two hundred years later? Whether you can recite paragraphs from Pride and Prejudice or just admired... more...
- Melville House 2014; US$ 25.95
?Readers are treated to an intimate portrait of Lovelace?s short but significant life along with an abbreviated history of 19th-century high-society London." ? New Criterion Over 150 years after her death, a widely-used scientific computer program was named ?Ada,? after Ada Lovelace, the only legitimate daughter of the eighteenth century?s version... more...
- Melville House 2009; US$ 27.00
Based on a true story, this never-before-translated masterpiece was overlooked for years after its author?a bestselling writer before World War II who found himself in a Nazi insane asylum at war?s end?died just before it was published. In a richly detailed portrait of life in Berlin under the Nazis, it tells the sweeping saga of one working-class... more...
- Melville House 2010; US$ 26.00
Twenty years ago, Ayatollah Khomeini called for the assassination of Salman Rushdie?and writers around the world instinctively rallied to Rushdie?s defense. Today, according to writer Paul Berman, ?Rushdie has metastasized into an entire social class??an ever-growing group of sharp-tongued critics of Islamist extremism, especially critics from Muslim... more...
- Melville House 2011; US$ 20.00
Understanding North Korea through its propaganda What do the North Koreans really believe? How do they see themselves and the world around them? Here B.R. Myers, a North Korea analyst and a contributing editor of The Atlantic , presents the first full-length study of the North Korean worldview. Drawing on extensive research into the regime?s... more...
- Melville House 2011; US$ 14.95
In a raucous debut that summons up Britain's fabled Goon Squad comedies, writer and philosopher Lars Iyer tells the story of someone very like himself with a "slightly more successful" friend and their journeys in search of more palatable literary conferences and better gin. One reason for their journeys: the narrator's home is slowly being taken over... more...