Paperback titles released this April to June

It’s easy to keep track of the many paperbacks we now publish across our imprints and subjects: we’ll collect them all here and update the list quarterly. Full descriptions, contents and details of eBook editions are just a click away. If you think a particular title might be suitable for adoption on a course you teach please don’t hesitate to contact us – see full details here. Any queries? Just mail [email protected] or [email protected].

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Maurice Duruflé

by James E. Frazier

A deeply researched biography of the great French organist, who composed some of the best-loved works in the organ repertory -- and the masterful Requiem.

University of Rochester Press

Medieval English Theatre 40

Edited by Sarah Carpenter, Elisabeth Dutton, Meg Twycross and Gordon L Kipling

Essays on aspects of early drama.


Melville's Mirrors

by Brian Yothers

An accessible and highly readable guide to the story of Melville criticism as it has developed over the past century and a half.

Camden House

Merchant Crusaders in the Aegean, 1291-1352

by Mike Carr

An examination of the changing nature of crusade and its participants in the late medieval Mediterranean.

Boydell Press

Music in Elizabethan Court Politics

by Katherine Butler

Music and musical entertainments are here shown to be used for different ends, by both monarch and courtiers.

Boydell Press

Orderic Vitalis: Life, Works and Interpretations

Edited by Charles C. Rozier, Daniel Roach, Elisabeth M C van Houts and Giles E.M. Gasper

First full-length collection on one of the most significant and influential historians of the medieval period.

Boydell Press

Roman Warships

by Michael Pitassi

An examination of Roman naval development, drawing upon archaeological evidence, documentary accounts and visual representation.

Boydell Press


by John R Near

Brings to light the life and work of one of France's most distinguished musicians in the most complete biography in any language of Charles-Marie Widor.

University of Rochester Press

Women of Rochester Pediatrics

by Nancy Wharton Bolger

A helpful road map to a future successful career through life stories shared by a group of distinguished university women, all professors of Pediatrics at the University of Rochester.

University of Rochester Press