January to April: Our Featured Publisher, Melville House

Melville House!

From January to April 2013, we’re pleased to house the independent, Brooklyn-based Melville House as our Featured Publisher. We’ll be selling selections from all of MH’s books and series, like The Neversink Library, Melville International Crime, The Art of the Novella with its Contemporary counterpart, the fascinating Last Interviews, along with select titles. (scroll down to view)

For every 4 Melville titles you buy, you may receive one novella free! Perfect for avid readers and collectors alike.


The Neversink Library Series

The Right Way to Do Wrong ~ Harry Houdini

The Madonna of the Sleeping Cars ~ Maurice Dekobra

The Devil in the Flesh ~ Raymond Radiguet

Youth Without God ~ Ödön von Horváth

Faithful Ruslan ~ Georgi Vladimov

The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen ~ Rudolf Erich Raspe

The Book of Khalid ~ Ameen Rihani

After Midnight ~ Irmgard Keun

The Polyglots ~ William Gerhardie

The Melville International Crime Series

He Died with His Eyes Open ~ Derek Raymond

Cut Throat Dog ~ Joshua Sobol

The Case of the General’s Thumb ~ Andrey Kurkov

The (Contemporary) Art of the Novella

The Beach of Falesa ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

Fanfarlo ~ Charles Baudelaire

The Duel ~ Giacomo Casanova

The Dialogue of the Dogs ~ Miguel de Cervantes

The Duel ~ Anton Chekhov

The Alienist ~ Machado De Assis

Adolphe ~ Benjamin Constant

The Eternal Husband ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky

A Sleep and a Forgetting ~ William Dean Howells

The Dead ~ James Joyce

Lucinella ~ Lore Segal

Mathilda ~ Mary Shelley

The Death of Ivan Ilych ~ Leo Tolstoy

The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg ~ Mark Twain

Michael Kohlhaas ~ Heinrich Von Kleist

The Pathseeker ~ Imre Kertesz

The Nice Old Man and the Pretty Girl ~ Italo Svevo

The Last Interviews

David Foster Wallace: The Last Interview & Other Conversations

Jacques Derrida: The Last Interview

Roberto Bolaño: The Last Interview & Other Conversations

…& Selected Titles

How to Sharpen Pencils ~ David Rees

Hush Hush: Stories ~ Donald Barthelme

Dogma ~ Lars Iyer

The Lake ~ Banana Yoshimoto

Debt: The First 5,000 Years ~ David Graeber

The Train Was on Time ~ Heinrich Böll

Safety Net ~ Heinrich Böll

Collected Stories ~ Heinrich Böll

…Our Melville House selection will be changing over the course of the next few months as new titles arrive. Come by the shop to keep an eye on the selection!

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