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Paolo Sarpi: Between Renaissance and Enlightenment

Paolo Sarpi

Between Renaissance and Enlightenment

US$30.50

A reinterpretation of Sarpi's life as expressing a carefully thought out hostility to doctrinal...

Bad Medicine: Doctors Doing Harm Since Hippocrates

Bad Medicine

Doctors Doing Harm Since Hippocrates

OUP Oxford (2006)
US$23.99

In this controversial new account of the history of medicine, David Wootton argues that, from the...

The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution

The Invention of Science

A New History of the Scientific Revolution

HarperCollins (2015)
US$12.99

A companion to such acclaimed works as The Age of Wonder, A Clockwork Universe, and Darwin’s...

Machiavelli: Selected Political Writings

Here are The Prince and the most important of the Discourses newly translated into spare, vivid...

Doctor Faustus: With The English Faust Book

Doctor Faustus

With The English Faust Book

This edition of Doctor Faustus features annotated versions, with modernized spelling and...

Candide: and Related Texts

Candide

and Related Texts

David Wootton's scalpel-sharp translation of Candide features a brilliant Introduction, a map of...

The Prince

"This is an excellent, readable and vigorous translation of The Prince , but it is much more than...

Utopia: with Erasmus's "The Sileni of Alcibiades"

Utopia

with Erasmus's "The Sileni of Alcibiades"

Wootton's translation brings out the liveliness of More's work and offers an accurate and reliable...

Locke: Political Writings

John Locke's Second Treatise of Government (c. 1681) is perhaps the key founding liberal text. A...

Gender and Power in Shrew-Taming Narratives, 1500-1700
US$100.00

Explores dramatic, narrative and polemical versions of the 'taming of the shrew' story, from the...