December 5, 1985
John Bayley
Big Three
Letters: Summer 1926
by Boris Pasternak and Rainer Maria Rilke and Marina Tsvetayeva, edited by Yevgeny Pasternak and Yelena Pasternak and Konstantin M. Azadovsky, translated by Margaret Wettlin and Walter Arndt
Letters on Cézanne
by Rainer Maria Rilke, edited by Clara Rilke, translated by Joel Agee
Timothy Garton Ash
The Hungarian Lesson
Alain Finkielkraut
What Is Europe?
Martin Filler
Tall Stories
The Tall Building Artistically Reconsidered: The Search for a Skyscraper Style
by Ada Louise Huxtable
Ada Louise Huxtable: An Annotated Bibliography
by Lawrence Wodehouse
Mavis Gallant
Limpid Pessimist
translated in collaboration with the author by Walter Kaiser
Coup de Grâce
translated in collaboration with the author by Grace Frick
A Coin in Nine Hands
translated in collaboration with the author by Dori Katz
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Carlos Drummond de Andrade,
Thomas Colchie
The Disappearance of Luisa Porto
a poem
David Joravsky
Return of the Native
Kapitza, Rutherford, and the Kremlin
by Lawrence Badash
Ispytuiushchie gody; Iz pisem P.L. Kapitsy k materi 1921–23 gg. ("Years of trial: From P.L. Kapitza's Letters to his Mother, 1921–1923")
edited by P.E. Rubinin
Dvadtsat' dva otcheta akademika P.L. Kapitsy ("Twenty-three Reports of Academician P.L. Kapitza")
edited by P.E. Rubinin
D.J. Enright
A Maggot
by John Fowles
Foreign Land
by Jonathan Raban
Family and Friends
by Anita Brookner
Peter Partner
On the Town
Cities and People: A Social and Architectural History
by Mark Girouard
Alistair Horne
Algeria Rising
Roy Foster
Master of Exceptions
Workers: Worlds of Labor
by Eric Hobsbawm
T.H. Breen
Founding Sons
A People's Army: Massachusetts Soldiers and Society in the Seven Years' War
by Fred Anderson
To Starve the Army at Pleasure: Continental Army Administration and American Political Culture, 1775–1783
by E. Wayne Carp
Anthony Quinton
The Right Stuff
Alfred North Whitehead: The Man and His Work Volume I: 1861–1910
by Victor Lowe
Robert S. Leiken
The Nicaraguan Tangle
Stephen Spender
The Assault
by Harry Mulisch, translated by Claire Nicolas White
Mark Wheeler,
Nora Beloff
The British in Yugoslavia
Loyd D. Easton,
Andrzej Walicki
Marxism and Freedom
Paul Bracken,
Lord Zuckerman
Nuclear Convictions
John M. Lee
Nuclear Convictions
Peter Nazareth
On Maina Wa Kinyatti
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