New Directions / Literary collections

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Publisher

Delete New Directions

 

Category

Delete Literary collections

 

In category

Essays (8)

American (1)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (11)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Protection

All (11)

DRM Free (0)

DRM (11)

More options

Into the Heart of Life: Henry Miller at One Hundred

by Henry Miller

In celebration of the centennial of his birth, Into the Heart of Life: Henry Miller at One Hundred gathers a captivating selection of writings from ten of his books. The delights of his prose are many,...


An Elemental Thing

by Eliot Weinberger

Internationally acclaimed as one of the most innovative writers today, Eliot Weinberger has taken the essay into unexplored territories on the borders of poetry and narrative where the only rule, according to...


The Air-Conditioned Nightmare

by Henry Miller

"Henry Miller is the nearest thing to Céline America has produced.... He aims not at the ears, brains, or consciences, but at the viscera and solar plexus."-The New Leader.In 1939, after ten years as an expatriate,...


Trilogy

by Hilda Doolittle & Aliki Barnstone

The classic Trilogy by H.D. (Hilda Doolittle, 1886-1961), including a large section of referential notes for readers and students, compiled by Professor Aliki Barnstone.As civilian war poetry (written under...


The Informed Air: Essays

by Muriel Spark

Together for the first time in one sparkling, delicious volume, here are the greatest essays of Muriel Spark A fantastic essayist, the inimitable Muriel Spark addresses here the writing life; love; cats; favorite...


George Steiner at The New Yorker

by George Steiner

An education in a portmanteau: George Steiner at The New Yorker collects his best work from his more than 150 pieces for the magazine. Between 1967 and 1997, George Steiner wrote more than 130 pieces on a great...


Exercises in Style

by Raymond Queneau & Barbara Wright

A new edition of a French modernist classic - a Parisian scene told ninety-nine different ways - with new material written in homage by the likes of Jonathan Lethem, Rivka Galchen, and many more.

On a crowded...


In the American Grain (Second Edition)

by William Carlos Williams & Rick Moody

A new edition of William Carlos Williams' loving and groundbreaking book about American history, with a new introduction by Rick Moody.Although admired by D. H. Lawrence, this modern classic went generally unnoticed...


Between Parentheses: Essays, Articles and Speeches, 1998-2003

by Roberto Bolano, Natasha Wimmer & Ignacio Echevarria

The essays of Roberto Bolano in English at last. Between Parentheses collects most of the newspaper columns and articles Bolano wrote during the last five years of his life, as well as the texts of some of his...


On Booze (New Directions Pearls)

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

A collection of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s best drinking stories makes this the most intoxicating New Directions Pearl yet! “First you take a drink,” F. Scott Fitzgerald once noted, “then the drink takes...


The Crack-Up

by F. Scott Fitzgerald & Edmund Wilson

A self-portrait of a great writer 's rise and fall, intensely personal and etched with Fitzgerald's signature blend of romance and realism. The Crack-Up tells the story of Fitzgerald's sudden descent at the...