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The Horseman on the Roof

by Jean Giono & Jonathan Griffin Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 23, 2014)

Perhaps no other of his novels better reveals Giono's perfect balance between lyricism and narrative, description and characterization, the epic and the particular, than The Horseman on the Roof. This novel,...


Uncollected Poems

by Rainer Maria Rilke & Edward Snow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

Edward Snow's selection of more than one hundred of Rainer Maria Rilke's little-known and neglected poems in this bilingual edition offers the reader a glimpse into one of the most powerful and underrated accomplishments...


Sonnets to Orpheus

by Rainer Maria Rilke & Edward Snow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

Breathing, you invisible poem!

World-space in pure continuous interchange

with my own being. Equipose

in which I rhythmically transpire.

Written only four years before Rilke's death, this sequence of sonnets, varied...


The Poetry of Rilke

by Rainer Maria Rilke, Edward Snow & Adam Zagajewski Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

For the past twenty-five years, North Point Press has been working with Edward Snow, "Rilke's best contemporary translator" (Brian Phillips, The New Republic), to bring into English Rilke's major poetic works....


New Poems, 1908

by Rainer Maria Rilke Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

In 1984 Edward Snow won the Harold Morton Landon Translation Award of the Academy of American Poets for the first volume of these translations of Rainer Maria Rilke's watershed work, NEW POEMS, 1907. His work...


New Poems, 1907

by Rainer Maria Rilke & Edward Snow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

Rainer Maria Rilke's move to Paris in 1902 and his close association with Rodin led him to take a new direction in his poetry. Between 1906 and 1908 he produced a torrent of brilliant work that was published...


New Poems

by Rainer Maria Rilke & Edward Snow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

The formative work of the legendary poet who sought to write "not feelings but things I had felt"

When Rainer Maria Rilke arrived in Paris for the first time in September 1902, commissioned by a German publisher...


Duino Elegies

by Rainer Maria Rilke & Edward Snow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

Who, if I cried out, would hear me among the angelic

orders? and even if one of them pressed me

suddenly to his heart: I'd be consumed

in that overwhelming existence. For beauty is nothing

but the beginning of terror,...


The Book of Images

by Rainer Maria Rilke & Edward Snow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 03, 2014)

Now substantially revised by Edward Snow, whom Denise Levertov once called "far and away Rilke's best translator," this bilingual edition of The Book of Images contains a number of the great poet's previously...


Prater Violet

by Christopher Isherwood Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 19, 2013)

Prater Violet concerns the filming of an unashamedly romantic and commercial musical about old Vienna. It is a stinging satirical novel about the film industry, trifling studio feuds, and the fatuous movie Prater...


Christopher & His Kind

by Christopher Isherwood Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 19, 2013)

Christopher and His Kind is an intriguing slice of autobiography. It covers ten years in the writer's life-from 1929, when Isherwood left England to spend a week in Berlin and decided to stay there indefinitely,...


The Tuscan Year

by Elizabeth Romer Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 30, 1994)

The Tuscan Year recounts the daily life and food preparation of a family living on a farm in Tuscany. Elizabeth Romer chronicles each season's activities month by month: curing prosciutto and making salame in...


The Bhagavad Gita

by George Thompson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 05, 2008)

A fresh, new prose translation of the classic Indian poem, ideally focused for students and teachers and for yoga teacher training

The Bhagavad Gita, a small section of the massive Sanskrit epic the Mahabharata...


Access All Areas

by Sara Wheeler Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 22, 2013)

Adventures in going forth and staying put from one of our greatest travel writers

In vivid, urgent books such as Terra Incognita and The Magnetic North, Sara Wheeler reckoned with the allure and brutality of...


Stolen Figs

by Mark Rotella Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 01, 2004)

An effortlessly artful blend of travel book, memoir, and affectionate portrait of a people

Calabria is the toe of the boot that is Italy—a rugged peninsula where grapevines and fig and olive trees cling to...


Rowing to Latitude

by Jill Fredston Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 10, 2002)

Two by sea: A couple rows the wild coasts of the far north

Jill Fredston has traveled more than twenty thousand miles of the Arctic and sub-Arctic-backwards. With her ocean-going rowing shell and her husband,...


If Dogs Could Talk

by Vilmos Csányi & Richard E. Quandt Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 27, 2005)

Every dog owner knows intuitively that there's something special about the high degree of mutual understanding and empathy that exists between humans and their proverbial best friends. Now, an internationally...


The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Richard Pevear & Larissa Volokhonsky Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 14, 2002)

Winner of the Pen/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize

The Brothers Karamasov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving...


The Naked Tourist

by Lawrence Osborne Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 12, 2007)

From the theme resorts of Dubai to the jungles of Papua New Guinea, a disturbing but hilarious tour of the exotic east—and of the tour itself

Sick of producing the bromides of the professional travel writer,...


My Fine Feathered Friend

by William Grimes Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 25, 2002)

Boy Meets Bird.

Boy Gets Bird.

Boy Loses Bird

An Urban Folktale.

One day in the dead of winter, New York Times restaurant critic William Grimes looked out the window into his backyard in Queens and saw a chicken,...


Bangkok Days

by Lawrence Osborne Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 26, 2009)

A PASSIONATE, AFFECTIONATE RECORD OF ADVENTURES AND MISADVENTURES IN THE WORLD'S HOTTEST METROPOLIS

Tourists come to Bangkok for many reasons—a sex change operation, a night with two prostitutes dressed as...