Búsqueda de Editorial : Liveright

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  • High-Rise
    Ballard, J. G.
    When a class war erupts inside a luxurious apartment block, modern elevators become violent battlegrounds and cocktail parties degenerate into marauding attacks on “enemy” floors. In this visionary tale, human society slips into violent reverse as once-peaceful residents, driven by primal urges, re-create a world ruled by the laws of the jungle. ...

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  • Conquest of Happiness, The
    Russell, Bertrand
    In The Conquest of Happiness, first published by Liveright in 1930, iconoclastic philosopher Bertrand Russell attempted to diagnose the myriad causes of unhappiness in modern life and chart a path out of the seemingly inescapable malaise so prevalent even in safe and prosperous Western societies. More than eighty years later, Russell’s wisdom remains as true as it was on its in...

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  • Black Lacquer (LP)
    Moby
    A1.- Go (Treasure Fingers Remix)A2.- Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad? (Madeaux Remix)B1.- Natural Blues (High Klassified Remix)B2.- Porcelain (Nick Catchdubs Kaleidoscopic Mind Mix) ...

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  • Women & Power: A Manifesto
    Beard, Mary
    New York Times BestsellerOne of the Guardian's "100 Best Books of the 21st Century" ? "A modern feminist classic."From the internationally acclaimed classicist and New York Times best-selling author comes this timely manifesto on women and power.At long last, Mary Beard addresses in one brave book the misogynists and trolls who mercilessly attack and demean women the world over...

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  • Kindness of Women, The
    Ballard, J.G.
    Published in 1991, this semi-autobiographical novel is a daring masterpiece from "one of the most important and intelligent voices in contemporary fiction" (Susan Sontag). "Rueful the way Primo Levi's work was" (New York Times Book Review), the novel follows fifteen-year-old Jim Graham as he leaves the ruins of postwar Shanghai, only to find that he cannot escape his own obsess...

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  • Rashomon and other stories
    Akutagawa, Ruynosuke
    Writing at the beginning of the twentieth century, Ryunosuke Akutagawa created disturbing stories out of Japan's cultural upheaval. Whether his fictions are set centuries past or close to the present, Akutagawa was a modernist, writing in polished, superbly nuanced prose subtly exposing human needs and flaws. "In a Grove," which was the basis for Kurosawa's classic film Rashomo...

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  • Selected poems
    E.E. Cummings
    "No one else has ever made avant-garde, experimental poems so attractive to both the general and the special reader."—Randall JarrellThe one hundred and fifty-six poems here, arranged in twelve sections and introduced by E. E. Cummings's biographer, Richard S. Kennedy, include his most popular poems, spanning his earliest creations, his vivacious linguistic acrobatics, up to hi...

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  • In the Name of the Father
    Ribowsky, Mark
    For generations, American athletes have enjoyed the ever-escalating celebrity lavished upon them when they combine on-the-field talent with off-the field charisma, but never before have we seen as transformative a sports dynasty as the Mannings: a bloodline of strong arms, Southern values, and savvy business instincts-each man compelling in his own right, made whole by family. ...

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  • Genesis: The Deep Origin of Societies
    O. Wilson, Edward
    Asserting that religious creeds and philosophical questions can be reduced to purely genetic and evolutionary components, and that the human body and mind have a physical base obedient to the laws of physics and chemistry, Genesis demonstrates that the only way for us to fully understand human behavior is to study the evolutionary histories of nonhuman species. Of these, Wilson...

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  • Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life
    O. Wilson, Edward
    History is not a prerogative of the human species, Edward O. Wilson declares in Half-Earth. Demonstrating that we blindly ignore the histories of millions of other species, Wilson warns us that a point of no return is imminent. Refusing to believe that our extinction is predetermined, Wilson has written Half-Earth as a cri de coeur, proposing that the only solution to our impen...

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  • Meaning of Human Existence, The
    O. Wilson, Edward
    Searching for meaning in what Nietzsche called "the rainbow colours" around the outer edges of knowledge and imagination, Edward O. Wilson bridges science and philosophy to create a twenty-first-century treatise on human existence. Once criticised for his over-reliance on genetics, Wilson unfurls his most expansive and advanced theories on human behaviour. Whether attempting to...

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  • Origins of Creativity, The
    O. Wilson, Edward
    In a stirring exploration of human nature recalling his foundational work Consilience, Edward O. Wilson offers a "luminous" (Kirkus Reviews) reflection on the humanities and their integral relationship to science. Both endeavors, Wilson argues, have their roots in human creativity-the defining trait of our species. By studying fields as diverse as paleontology, evolution, and n...

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  • Social Conquest of Earth, The
    O. Wilson, Edward
    Sparking vigorous debate in the sciences, The Social Conquest of Earth upends "the famous theory that evolution naturally encourages creatures to put family first" (Discover). Refashioning the story of human evolution, Wilson draws on his remarkable knowledge of biology and social behavior to demonstrate that group selection, not kin selection, is the premier driving force of h...

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  • Complete Poems 1904-1962
    Cummings. E. E.

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  • Jerusalem
    Moore, Alan

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  • New annotated Frankenstein, The
    Shelley, Mary

    $925.00 MXN

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  • Live cinemas and its techniques
    Coppola, Francis Ford

    $554.00 MXN

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  • Drowned world
    Ballard, J.G.
    A thrilling adventure with “an oppressive power reminiscent of Conrad” (Kingsley Amis), considered by many to be Ballard’s finest.In the novel that catapulted him to international acclaim upon its publication in 1962, J.G. Ballard’s mesmerizing and ferociously prescient The Drowned World imagines a terrifying future in which solar radiation and global warming has melted the ice...

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  • The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft
    Lovecraft, H. P.
    "With an increasing distance from the twentieth century…the New England poet, author, essayist, and stunningly profuse epistolary Howard Phillips Lovecraft is beginning to emerge as one of that tumultuous period’s most critically fascinating and yet enigmatic figures," writes Alan Moore in his introduction to The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft. Despite this nearly unprecedented...

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  • Beautiful ans the grotesque, The
    Akutagawa, Ryunoseke

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  • Jerusalem
    Moore, Alan

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  • Miracles of Life: Shanghai to Shepperton,...
    Ballard, J. G.
    Never before published in America, this revelatory autobiography--hailed as "fascinating [and] amazingly lucid" (Guardian)--charts the remarkable story of James Graham Ballard, a man described by Martin Amis as "the most original English writer of the last century." Beginning with his Shanghai childhood, Miracles of Life guides us from the deprivations of Lunghua Camp during Wo...

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  • Origins of Creativity
    O. Wilson, Edward

    $533.00 MXN

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  • Crime and punishment
    Dostoevsky, Fyodor
    Published to great acclaim and fierce controversy in 1866, Fyodor Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment has left an indelible mark on global literature and our modern world, and is still known worldwide as the quintessential Russian novel. Readers of all backgrounds have debated its historical, cultural, and spiritual dimensions, probing the moral and ethical dilemmas that Dostoevs...

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  • Bolshoi Confidential
    Morrison, Simon

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  • Blood Will Out
    Kirn, Walter
    In the summer of 1998, Walter Kirn?then an aspiring novelist struggling with impending fatherhood and a dissolving marriage?set out on a peculiar, fateful errand: to personally deliver a crippled hunting dog from his home in Montana to the New York apartment of one Clark Rockefeller, a secretive young banker and art collector who had adopted the dog over the Internet. Thus bega...

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  • Collected Poems of Bertolt Brecht, The
    Brecht, Bertolt

    $1,095.00 MXN

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  • Mosquitoes
    Faulkner, William
    “Full of the kind of swift and lusty writing that comes from a healthy, fresh pen.”?Lillian Hellman, New York Herald TribuneA delightful surprise, Faulkner’s second novel introduces us to a colorful band of passengers on a boating excursion from New Orleans. This engaging, high-spirited novel?which Faulkner wrote “for the sake of writing because it was fun”?offers a fascinating...

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  • Jerusalem
    Moore, Alan
    Begging comparisons to Tolstoy and Joyce, this "magnificent, sprawling cosmic epic" (Guardian) by Alan Moore-the genre-defying, "groundbreaking, hairy genius of our generation" (NPR)-takes its place among the most notable works of contemporary English literature. In decaying Northampton, eternity loiters between housing projects. Among saints, kings, prostitutes, and derelicts,...

    $488.00 MXN

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