Monthly Archives: April 2014

Books added 25th April 2014

Roman art by Paul Zanker; translated by Henry Heitmann-Gordon The misguided search for the political: social weightlessness in radical democratic theory by Lois McNay (Fellow) The emergence of British power in India, 1600-1784: a grand strategic interpretation by G.J. Bryant … Continue reading

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Books added 24th April 2014

Schwindel; Gef├╝hle by W.G. Sebald The Hermitage (2 volumes) text by Oleg Yakovlevich Neverov and Dmitry Pavlovich Alexinsky (Volume II On Display) Class in archaic Greece by Peter W. Rose (On Display) Die Klavierspielerin: Roman by Elfriede Jelinek Il faut … Continue reading

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Books added 23rd April 2014

India under colonial rule: 1700-1885 by Douglas M. Peers (On Display) The novel in German since 1990 edited by Stuart Taberner Identity: a reader edited by Paul du Gay, Jessica Evans and Peter Redman From judgment to passion: devotion to … Continue reading

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Books added 22nd April 2014

Major problems in American foreign relations: documents and essays (7th intl. edn.). Volume II: Since 1914 (vol. I on order but not yet arrived) edited by Dennis Merrill and Thomas G. Paterson Fundamental planetary science: physics, chemistry and habitability by … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 7th April 2014

Things I don’t want to know: a response to George Orwell’s 1946 essay “Why I write” by Deborah Levy Recasting German identity: culture, politics, and literature in the Berlin Republic edited by Stuart Taberner and Frank Finlay (On Display) The … Continue reading

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Books added up to 3rd April 2014

We have added a number of books over the last week and a half, a lot of which have been from the bequest of Old Somervillian Patricia Norman (French and Italian, 1939-42). Interestingly she had a large number of Spanish … Continue reading

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