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The Story of Gilgamesh

(Available December 6, 2016)
The Story of Gilgamesh
Written by Yiyun Li, Illustrated by Marco Lorenzetti
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782690238
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Story of Gilgamesh

Written by Yiyun Li
Illustrated by Marco Lorenzetti


Format: Hardcover, 104 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $19.95

"A real friend is a companion for your heart."

Godlike Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, has built a beautiful city, but is also a terrible tyrant. In answer to the prayers of his oppressed citizens, the gods create Enkidu, a wild man whose destiny is to first fight Gilgamesh, and then become his... Read more >
The Story of King Lear

(Available December 6, 2016)
The Story of King Lear
Written by Melania G. Mazzucco, Illustrated by Emanuela Orciari, Created by William Shakespeare, Translated by Virginia Jewiss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782690207
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Story of King Lear

Written by Melania G. Mazzucco
Illustrated by Emanuela Orciari
Created by William Shakespeare
Translated by Virginia Jewiss


Format: Hardcover, 104 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $19.95

You used to have everything and now you have nothing. Who's madder than you?

Old King Lear has decided to retire from his royal duties. He calls his three daughters to him, and asks each to tell him how much they love him. The eldest two, Goneril and Regan, flatter him with... Read more >
A Torch Lighting the Way to Freedom

(Available December 6, 2016)
A Torch Lighting the Way to Freedom
Written by Dudjom Rinpoche and Jigdrel Yeshe Dorje, Translated by The Padmakara Translation Group
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611804034
Our Price: $29.95
 Quantity: 1 
A Torch Lighting the Way to Freedom
Complete Instructions on the Preliminary Practices
Written by Dudjom Rinpoche and Jigdrel Yeshe Dorje
Translated by The Padmakara Translation Group


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $29.95

Teachings on the foundational practices of Tibetan Buddhism by a renowned and beloved master--now in paperback.


     In this book, Dudjom Rinpoche explains a key text attributed to Padmasambhava, the great Indian meditation master credited with bringing the Buddha's teachings to Tibet. The instructions here are clear, direct, and personal, illuminating the heart... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Vulture in a Cage

(Available December 6, 2016)
Vulture in a Cage
Written by Solomon Ibn Gabirol, Translated by Raymond P. Scheindlin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780914671558
Our Price: $18.00
 Quantity: 1 
Vulture in a Cage
Poems by Solomon Ibn Gabirol
Written by Solomon Ibn Gabirol
Translated by Raymond P. Scheindlin


Format: Trade Paperback, 250 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $18.00

"Vulture in a cage," Solomon Ibn Gabirol's own self-description, is an apt image for a poet who was obsessed with the impediments posed by the body and the material world to the realization of his spiritual ambition of elevating his soul to the empyrean. Ibn Gabirol's poetry is enormously influential, laying... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
It's All Good

(Available December 6, 2016)
It's All Good
Photographed by Boogie
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576878132
Our Price: $39.95
 Quantity: 1 
It's All Good

Photographed by Boogie


Format: Hardcover, 136 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $39.95

A gritty, graphic, and gripping exposé of the underworld and its inhabitants, It’s All Good—presented here as an updated, 10th anniversary edition featuring a new edit and 40 never-before-seen photographs from the series of Boogie's widely acclaimed first monograph (Miss Rosen Editions/powerHouse Books, 2006)—chronicles the predators and the prey of New York... Read more >
Lo-Life

(Available December 6, 2016)
Lo-Life
Written by Jackson Blount and George "Rack-Lo" Billips
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576878125
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
Lo-Life
An American Classic
Written by Jackson Blount and George "Rack-Lo" Billips


Format: Hardcover, 232 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $35.00

Lo-Life: An American Classic takes the reader on a trip to New York City in the early 80s—a time when crime and violence ran the streets. The infamous Lo-Life gang emerged from this tumultuous time. Formed by crews of teenagers from the Brownsville and Crown Heights neighborhoods of Brooklyn, they made a name for themselves by dressing... Read more >
Nexus Omnibus Volume 8

(Available December 6, 2016)
Nexus Omnibus Volume 8
Written by Mike Baron and Mike Allred, Illustrated by Steve Rude and Various
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781506700274
Our Price: $24.99
 Quantity: 1 
Nexus Omnibus Volume 8

Written by Mike Baron and Mike Allred
Illustrated by Steve Rude and Various


Format: Trade Paperback, 472 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $24.99

Nexus ponders gods, stands with kings, and faces the ghosts of his past in the incredible adventures that introduced Nexus to a new generation!

Created by Mike Baron and Steve Rude, Nexus is a superhero/science-fiction masterpiece! This value-priced omnibus collects Nexus: The Wages of Sin #1-4, Nexus: Executioner's Song #1-4, Nexus... Read more >
Snow Beach

(Available December 6, 2016)
Snow Beach
Written by Alex Dymond
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576878200
Our Price: $40.00
 Quantity: 1 
Snow Beach
Snowboarding Style 86#96
Written by Alex Dymond


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $40.00

Snow Beach is the definitive book of snowboarding in the late 80s and early 90s: action and style on the mountain.

In these early years, snowboarding culture was full of rebellious riders: off-season skateboarders and generation X’s outcasts trying to find their way through early adulthood and adolescence. At the same time, the... Read more >
The Zone Continuum: Legacy

(Available December 6, 2016)
The Zone Continuum: Legacy
Written by Bruce Zick, Illustrated by Bruce Zick, Created by Bruce Zick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781506700762
Our Price: $14.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Zone Continuum: Legacy

Written by Bruce Zick
Illustrated by Bruce Zick
Created by Bruce Zick


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $14.99

Far above the streets of New York City, higher than the grinning gargoyles and gargantuan megawatt billboards, the heroic Talon is locked in immortal conflict with the nefarious Spere for control of their entire world! This is Zone 27 . . . and it's shrinking.

Revisit Disney animator Bruce Zick's original... Read more >
The Art of Metal Gear Solid V Limited Edition

(Available December 6, 2016)
The Art of Metal Gear Solid V Limited Edition
Written by Konami
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781506702674
Our Price: $99.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Art of Metal Gear Solid V Limited Edition

Written by Konami


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $99.99

Witness the concept and design behind the genre-defining science fiction military action and drama of Metal Gear Solid V! 

Chronicling the development of Kojima Productions's magnum opus, and featuring hundreds of pieces of never-before-seen art, this beautifully assembled volume is an essential addition to any gamer's collection. Dark Horse is proud to... Read more >
The Exform

(Available December 6, 2016)
The Exform
Written by Nicolas Bourriaud, Translated by Erik Butler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781784783792
Our Price: $70.00
 Quantity: 1 
The Exform

Written by Nicolas Bourriaud
Translated by Erik Butler


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $70.00

Author of the influential Relational Aesthetics examines the dynamics of ideology

Leading theorist and art curator Nicolas Bourriaud tackles the excluded, the disposable and the nature of waste by looking to the future of art—the exform.

He argues that the great theoretical battles to come will be fought in the realms... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Hidden God

(Available December 6, 2016)
The Hidden God
Written by Lucien Goldmann, Preface by Michael Lowy, Translated by Philip Thody
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781689769
Our Price: $100.00
 Quantity: 1 
The Hidden God
A Study of Tragic Vision in the Pensées of Pascal and the Tragedies of Racine
Written by Lucien Goldmann
Preface by Michael Lowy
Translated by Philip Thody


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $100.00

A new edition of a major philosophical work

This remarkable text, first published in 1964, was a landmark of its era and remains, in the words of Michael Löwy, a work of “remarkable richness.” Drawing on Georg Lukács’ History and Class Consciousness, Lucien Goldmann applies the concept of “world visions” to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Idea of Communism 3

(Available December 6, 2016)
The Idea of Communism 3
Edited by Alex Taek-Gwang Lee and Slavoj Zizek
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781784783938
Our Price: $95.00
 Quantity: 1 
The Idea of Communism 3
The Seoul Conference
Edited by Alex Taek-Gwang Lee and Slavoj Zizek


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $95.00

An all-star cast of radical intellectuals discuss the continued importance of communist principles

In 2009 Slavoj Žižek brought together an acclaimed group of intellectuals to discuss the continued relevance of communism. Unexpectedly the conference attracted an audience of over 1,000 people.

The discussion has continued across the world and this book gathers... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
In Defense of Housing

(Available December 6, 2016)
In Defense of Housing
Written by Peter Marcuse and David Madden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781784783532
Our Price: $95.00
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In Defense of Housing
The Politics of Crisis
Written by Peter Marcuse and David Madden


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $95.00

In every major city in the world there is a housing crisis. How did this happen and what can we do about it?

Everyone needs and deserves housing. But today our homes are being transformed into commodities, making the inequalities of the city ever more acute. Profit has become more important than... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Metaphilosophy

(Available December 6, 2016)
Metaphilosophy
Written by Henri Lefebvre, Edited by Stuart Elden, Translated by David Fernbach
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781784782733
Our Price: $95.00
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Metaphilosophy

Written by Henri Lefebvre
Edited by Stuart Elden
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $95.00

Leading French thinker with his key work on philosophical thought

In Metaphilosophy, Henri Lefebvre works through the implications of Marx’s revolutionary thought to consider philosophy’s engagement with the world. Lefebvre takes Marx’s notion of the “world becoming philosophical and philosophy becoming worldly” as a leitmotif, examining the relation between Hegelian–Marxist supersession and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
What Is Subjectivity?

(Available December 6, 2016)
What Is Subjectivity?
Written by Jean-Paul Sartre, Afterword by Fredric Jameson, Introduction by Michel Kail and Raoul Kirchmayr
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781784781408
Our Price: $90.00
 Quantity: 1 
What Is Subjectivity?

Written by Jean-Paul Sartre
Afterword by Fredric Jameson
Introduction by Michel Kail and Raoul Kirchmayr


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $90.00

Jean-Paul Sartre, at the height of his powers, debates with Italy’s leading intellectuals

In 1961, the prolific French intellectual Jean-Paul Sartre was invited to give a talk at the Gramsci Institute in Rome. In attendance were some of Italy’s leading Marxist thinkers, such as Enzo Paci, Cesare Luporini, and Galvano Della Volpe... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
An American Utopia

(Available December 6, 2016)
An American Utopia
Written by Fredric Jameson, Edited by Slavoj Zizek
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781784784522
Our Price: $95.00
 Quantity: 1 
An American Utopia
Dual Power and the Universal Army
Written by Fredric Jameson
Edited by Slavoj Zizek


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $95.00

Controversial manifesto by acclaimed cultural theorist debated by leading writers

Fredric Jameson’s pathbreaking essay “An American Utopia” radically questions standard leftist notions of what constitutes an emancipated society. Advocated here are—among other things—universal conscription, the full acknowledgment of envy and resentment as a fundamental challenge to any communist society, and the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
All Heart
My Dedication and Determination to Become One of Soccer's Best
Written by Carli Lloyd and Wayne Coffey
Read by Lynde Houck


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $20.00

In the summer of 2015, the U.S. women’s national soccer team won the World Cup behind an epic performance by Carli Lloyd. Carli, a midfielder, scored three goals in the first sixteen minutes--the greatest goal-scoring effort in the history of World Cup finals.  

But there was a time when Carli almost... Read more >
An Innocent in Cuba

Written by David McFadden


Format: eBook, 408 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $12.99

With An Innocent in Ireland (1995), David McFadden began his eccentric journeys to the heart of some of the world’s most unique island nations. Now McFadden rambles through the highs and lows of Cuba, home to cigars, Guantanamera, and of course Castro. The beautiful Caribbean landscape, along with Cuba’s rich history... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
An Innocent in Ireland
Curious Rambles and Singular Encounters
Written by David McFadden


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $14.99

When writer David McFadden sets out on a tour of Ireland, he is determined to so do in a relatively innocent state. Using as a guide only In Search of Ireland, a 1930 title by travel writer H. V. Morton, he plans to follow the same route, to try to determine... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
An Innocent in Newfoundland
Even More Curious Rambles and Singular Encounters
Written by David McFadden


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $12.99

David McFadden travels around Newfoundland. Who knows which was most charmed

In An Innocent in Ireland (1995) and An Innocent in Scotland (1999), poet and traveller David McFadden let the spirit of the country – and his own interests – guide his rambles. He has now done the same in Newfoundland.

Zigzagging across... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
An Innocent in Scotland
More Curious Rambles and Singular Encounters
Written by David McFadden


Format: eBook, 329 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $14.99

In 1995, David W. McFadden published An Innocent in Ireland: Curious Rambles and Singular Encounters, a quirky and affectionate account of his travels around Ireland. In undertaking the trip, he chose as his guide H. V. Morton, the prolific travel writer of the 1920s and 1930s, whose In Search of Ireland... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
At Home in the World
Stories and Essential Teachings from a Monk's Life
Written by Thich Nhat Hanh
Illustrated by Jason DeAntonis


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $16.99

This collection of autobiographical and teaching stories from peace activist and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh is thought provoking, inspiring, and enjoyable to read. Collected here for the first time, these stories span the author’s life. There are stories from Thich Nhat Hanh’s childhood and the traditions of rural Vietnam. There... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
At the Bay

Written by Katherine Mansfield


Format: eBook0
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $6.99

A brilliant modernist classic--now available for the first time in a stand-alone edition

This dreamy, formally audacious story of a summer's day in the life of one family is a small masterpiece by Katherine Mansfield, hailed as "one of the great modernist writers. Virginia Woolf said of Mansfield, hers was "the only... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
An Atheist and a Christian Walk into a Bar
Talking about God, the Universe, and Everything
Written by Randal Rauser and Justin Schieber


Format: eBook, 220 pages
On Sale: December 6, 2016
Price: $11.99

The question of God is simply too important--and too interesting--to leave to angry polemicists. That is the premise of this friendly, straightforward, and rigorous dialogue between Christian theologian Randal Rauser and atheist Justin Schieber. Setting aside the formality of the traditional debate, the authors invite the reader to join them in... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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