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Mark Girouard

Thursday, 18th August 2022

The result of a lifetime’s observation and scholarship, his remarkable contribution to architectural history writing has been original, wide ranging and uniquely engaging. His groundbreaking book, 'Life in the English Country House' (1978) was...

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The Wolfson History Prize 2022

Thursday, 21st April 2022

Awarded by the Wolfson Foundation annually for fifty years, the Wolfson History Prize is the UK’s most prestigious history prize. It recognises and celebrates books which combine excellence in research with readability.Read more about Going to...

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Sir John Elliott

Friday, 11th March 2022

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Autumn/Winter 2022 Catalogue

Wednesday, 1st December 2021

Browse the catalogue to discover our Autumn/Winter season books - click the image below to access the PDF, or browse on issuu, here.

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Autumn/Winter 2021 - Catalogue

Wednesday, 30th June 2021

Browse the catalogue for a preview of our Autumn/Winter season books - click the image below to access the PDF, or browse on issuu, here.

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2021 International Booker Prize

Thursday, 1st April 2021

I Live in the Slums by Can Xue, translated by Karen Gernant and Chen Zeping, is on the longlist for the 2021 International Booker Prize. The prize aims to encourage more publishing and reading of quality works of imagination from all over the...

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Brilliant Bookshops - chosen by our authors!

Friday, 30th October 2020

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Financial Times & McKinsey Business Book of the Year 2020

Friday, 7th August 2020

The FT's annual £30,000 award celebrates authors and books whose insights and influence are 'likely to stand the test of time'. A shortlist of six titles will be announced on 23 September.Read more about the award here.

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Conversations About Global Racial Injustice

Friday, 26th June 2020

You can find our blog posts - Conversations About Global Racial Injustice - here. The first post takes extracts from three books that explore the history of slavery, beginning with Chapter 5 of My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick...

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Oxford–Weidenfeld Prize Shortlist

Saturday, 13th June 2020

The Oxford-Weidenfeld Prize is for book-length literary translations into English from any living European language. It aims to honour the craft of translation, and to recognise its cultural importance. It was founded by Lord Weidenfeld and...

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New from the Margellos Series

Tuesday, 9th June 2020

Discover new books from The Margellos World Republic of LettersThe Margellos World Republic of Letters series identifies works of cultural and artistic significance previously overlooked by translators and publishers, canonical works of...

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A Time To Read

Tuesday, 24th March 2020

Our first sample chapter is from An Introduction to Art, by Charles Harrison. Read it here.

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Our new catalogue - Spring & Summer 2020

Tuesday, 14th January 2020

HIGHLIGHTSFresh, colourful and fragrant… There are no end of reasons to love flowers. Kasia Boddy’s Blooming Flowers provides a richly illustrated exploration of flowers and how, over the centuries, they have given us so much sustenance, meaning...

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Einstein On The Run

Wednesday, 9th October 2019

In autumn 1933, Albert Einstein found himself living alone in an isolated holiday hut in rural England. There, he toiled peacefully at mathematics while occasionally stepping out for walks or to play his violin. But how had Einstein come to...

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Frankfurt Book Fair 2019

Sunday, 6th October 2019

Visit our stand in October at the Hall 6.2/B31Click here to download the catalogue: 

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Discover Yale Videos & Trailers

Monday, 9th September 2019

You can browse a selection our videos on the YaleBooks YouTube chanel here.

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Edinburgh International Book Festival 2019

Saturday, 10th August 2019

12th August:Can Xue, author of Love in the New Millennium12th August:Robert Philip, author of The Classical Music Lover's Companion14th August:Alberto Manguel, author of Packing My Library 15th August:Marek Kohn, author of Four Words for...

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Hay Festival 2019

Thursday, 23rd May 2019

You can get an early introduction to Sir Roy Strong's new book, The Elizabethan Image, at Hay Festival 2019.   The talk will cover the Elizabethan court, wider society, and the early modern imagination. Event info here  Renaissance historian...

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PUSHKIN HOUSE RUSSIAN BOOK PRIZE 2019

Thursday, 25th April 2019

2019 PUSHKIN HOUSE RUSSIAN BOOK PRIZE SHORTLIST UNVEILED Six highly readable books covering history, politics and memoir written by authors from the UK, the US and Germany were shortlisted for the Pushkin House Russian Book Prize 2019. The award...

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The Wolfson History Prize 2019

Monday, 15th April 2019

 The Wolfson History Prize is awarded annually to promote and recognise outstanding history written for a general audience. First awarded in 1972, it remains a beacon of the best historical writing being produced in the UK, reflecting qualities...

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BSLS Book Prize

Sunday, 7th April 2019

The British Society for Literature and Science book prize is awarded for the best book in the field of literature and science. "The Pre-Raphaelites and Science is a beautifully written and illustrated book which synthesizes a remarkable range of...

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London Book Fair 2019

Saturday, 2nd March 2019

You can find us at LBF19 from 12–14 March, on stand 7D35.Explore the new catalogue for selected highlights:

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2019 Vilcek Prize for Excellence in Art History

Tuesday, 5th February 2019

Find out more about the author's book Leonardo Da Vinci Rediscovered:  

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2019 Book Awards: The Historians of British Art

Thursday, 24th January 2019

___________________The Historians of British Artist Book Prize Committee is pleased to announce Book Award winners for publications from 2017. The winners were chosen from a nominating list of over one hundred books from more than thirty...

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Spring/Summer 2019 Catalogue

Thursday, 1st November 2018

Download our catalogue and take a sneak peek at our 2019 Spring/Summer titles

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