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A treasure-trove of Catholic poetry from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Over 200 poems. Includes works by Bl. John Henry Newman, Coventry Patmore, Alice Meynell, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Francis Thompson and many others. Active Table of Con...

Dreams and Images: An Anthology of Catholic Poets

"The DaVinci Code meets The X-Files. Mystic Warrior takes the spiritual novel to a whole new level," says Dannion Brinkley, New York Times bestselling author of Saved by the Light. Mystic Warrior is a contemporary thriller with a profound twist: i...

Mystic Warrior: A Novel Beyond Time and Space

"This miracle of a book, perhaps the most beautiful group of poetic translations this century has ever produced," (Chicago Tribune) should stand as the definitive English language version. -- This text refers to the Paperback edition.

The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke (English and German Edition)

The Tao of Emerson strikingly brings together two of the most influential voices in the history of letters: Lao Tse, the sixth-century B. C. Chinese mystic, and Ralph Waldo Emerson, the American transcendentalist known to many as "the sage of Conc...

The Tao of Emerson: The Wisdom of the Tao Te Ching as Found in the Words of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Israeli Nobel Laureate S. Y. Agnon's famous masterpiece, his novel Only Yesterday, here appears in English translation for the first time. Published in 1945, the book tells a seemingly simple tale about a man who immigrates to Palestine with the S...

Only Yesterday

Thirty-one essays-categorized as "essays in generalization," "appreciations of individual authors," and "social and religious criticism"- written over a half century. This volume reveals Eliot's original ideas, cogent conclusions, and skill and gr...

Selected Prose of T.S. Eliot

At the turn of the century, an unprecedented attack on women erupted in virtually every aspect of culture: literary, artistic, scientific, and philosophic. Throughout Europe and America, artists and intellectuals banded together to portray women a...

Idols of Perversity: Fantasies of Feminine Evil in Fin-de-Sicle Culture (Oxford Paperbacks)

"a landmark in research of African oral traditions. "? -African Arts. " a significant contribution to the understanding of Yoruba religious belief, magic, and art. " -Journal of Religion in Africa. Yoruba texts and English translations of a divin...

Sixteen Cowries: Yoruba Divination from Africa to the New World

From the author of the "luminous [and] gorgeous" (Susan Wiggs) Haunting Jasmine comes a glorious new novel that reaches straight into to the heart to celebrate the resilience of the human spirit?. "I wonder how my carefully planned life could ha...

Enchanting Lily

They are the stories we've known since we were children. Rapunzel. Hansel and Gretel. Cinderella. Sleeping Beauty. But the works originally collected by the Brothers Grimm in the early 1800s are not necessarily the versions we heard before bedtime...

Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales

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