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  • An American Album: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Harper's Magazine

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781879957534
    • Publisher: Franklin Square Press
    • Published: April 2000
    Prose, poetry, art, and fiction from the pages of America's oldest continuously published monthly magazine celebrate the 150th anniversary of Harper's with selections by Horace Greeley, Pearl Buck, Robert Rost, Thomas Hardy, Nadine Gordimer, Joyce Carol Oates, James Thurber, Andy Warhol, John Cheever, James Baldwin, and other notable contributors. 75,000 first printing.
  • An American Album: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Harper's Magazine

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $400.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111739269
    • Publisher: Franklin Square Press
    • Published: 2000
    (New York). (2000). 4to. 1st edition. SIGNED by Lapham and by 11 authors: David Foster Wallace, George Saunders, Tom Wolfe, Mary Gaitskill, Seymour Hersh, Annie Dillard, Darcy Frey, Fenton Johnson, Pico Iyer, Richard Rodriguez, and Allan Gurganus. Faintest toning to margins of leaves. Minor bumping to edges of dust jacket. VG/VG.
  • Fortune's Child: A Portrait of the United States As Spendthrift Heir

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $6.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781879957213
    • Publisher: FRANKLIN SQUARE PRESS
    • Published: October 1994
  • Gag Rule: On the Suppression of Dissent & the Stifling of Democracy

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $4.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781594200175
    • Publisher: Penguin Press
    • Published: June 2004
    A discussion of freedom of speech & a critique of the Bush administration's policies by the editor of 'Harpers Magazine.' Never before, Lewis Lapham argues, have voices of protest been so locked out of the mainstream conversation, so marginalized and muted by a government that recklessly disregards civil liberties, and by an ever more concentrated and profit-driven media in which the safe and the salable sweep all uncomfortable truths from view. 192p.
  • IMPERIAL MASQUERADE : Essays

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781555844493
    • Publisher: GROVE WEIDENFELD
    • Published: January 1990
    Essays discuss journalism, the publishing industry, the arts, fame, violence, politics, the Reagan administration, and Oliver North
  • Money And Class In America: Notes and Observations on Our Civil Religion

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111400855
    • Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
    • Published: 1988
    (1988). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED to Connie [Sayre]. Negligible fading to edges of covers and light rubbing to bottom edge. Top edge of leaves a little nicked and dust soiled. Negligible edgwear to d.j. VG/VG
  • Money and Class in America: Notes and Observations on Our Civil Religion

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781555841096
    • Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
    • Published: February 1988
  • The Wish for Kings: Democracy at Bay

    By Lewis H. Lapham

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780802114464
    • Publisher: Grove Press
    • Published: June 1993
    Argues that the current distaste for dissent, the widespread support for Perot, and the public obsession with celebrity reveal a desire for autocracy
  • Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man

    By Marshall McLuhan

    Our Price: $16.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780262631594
    • Publisher: The MIT Press
    • Published: October 1994
    This reissue marks te 30th anniversary (1964-1994) of McLuhan's expose on the state of the then-emerging phenomenon of mass media. Phrases such as 'the global village' and 'the medium is the message' are now part of the lexicon. As it is, McLuhan's theories continue to challenge our sensibilities and our assumptions about how and what we communicate. The lucid introduction is up to speed on field of techno-sociological changes. 365p. Pap.

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