The Pyed Pyper

by Richard Verstegan images by Angela Lemaire with woodcut and linocut images and an Afterword by Angela Lemaire There are some stories that have been re-told so often in different contexts that it is refreshing to go back to the earliest version to try to recapture...

The Girl from the Sea

by George Mackay Brown images by Michael Onken A Play for voices by George Mackay Brown Eighteen years ago we celebrated the seventieth birthday of George Mackay Brown by publishing In the Margins of a Shakespeare. It has long been out of print – but we are now able,...

The Diary of a Dead Officer

by Arthur Graeme West images by John Abell selected posthumous papers of Arthur Graeme West Afterword by John Abell In this remarkable diary - Arthur Graeme West’s only book - we read of the journey from being a young Balliol scholar eager to join the army in 1914 to...

Painting the Clouds

by J. Martin Pitts images by J. Martin Pitts a book of images by J. Martin Pitts, with a transcript of his last journal assembled, designed and printed by Nicolas McDowall Martin Pitts was one of those invigorating teachers who had everyone painting, convinced that...

Lens of Crystal

by Robin Skelton images by Sara Philpott Robin Skelton, a poet published and read on both sides of the Atlantic, was for many years a Professor of English -- of literature and of creative writing. In Lens of Crystal, he explores (partly as an act of homage to his own...