Fall 2019 Scribner Catalog
Category: Literary Criticism
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TitleIago
AuthorBloom, Harold
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY CRITICISM / Shakespeare
Category Full 2LITERARY CRITICISM / Renaissance
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / Drama
ISBN-139781501164231
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages160
Cover StatusFinal
From one of the greatest Shakespeare scholars of our time, Harold Bloom presents Othello’s Iago, perhaps the Bard’s most compelling villain—the fourth in a series of five short books about the great playwright’s most significant personalities.
TitleMad, Bad, Dangerous to Know
AuthorToibin, Colm
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Category Full 2LITERARY COLLECTIONS / European/English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / European/English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
ISBN-139781476785189
On Sale11/12/19
US Price$17
CDN Price
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
From the multiple award-winning author of The Master and Brooklyn, an illuminating look at Irish culture, history, and literature through the lives of the fathers of three of Ireland’s greatest writers—Oscar Wilde's father, William Butler Yeats's father, and James Joyce's father—“Thrilling, wise, and resonant, this book aptly unites Tóibín’s novelistic gifts for psychology and emotional nuance with his talents as a reader and critic, in incomparably elegant prose” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleAlice Adams
AuthorSklenicka, Carol
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / Women Authors
ISBN-139781451621310
On Sale12/03/19
US Price$35
CDN Price$47
Pages624
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the acclaimed author of Raymond Carver, the first full-scale popular biography of Alice Adams (1926-1999), whose fiction chronicled the sexual revolution and women’s lives from the 1950s to the 1990s—in real time.