Deep Cuts

Six books, $80, best of the backlist

Deep Cuts

Dig deep and strike gold—or, in this case, six of our signature titles, books that changed the landscape, that broke through the noise, that made New Directions new.

In Dreams Begin Responsibilities, Delmore Schwartz
Journey to the End of Night, Céline
The Gift, H.D.
Laughter in the Dark, Vladimir Nabokov
Middle Passages, Kamau Brathwaite
Indian Nocturne, Antonio Tabucchi

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cover image of the book Laughter in the Dark

The reissue of the classic novel from the author of Lolita which brilliantly portrays one man’s ruin through love and betrayal.

cover image of the book Journey to the End of the Night

Céline’s masterpiece—colloquial, polemic, hyper-realistic, boiling over with black humor—now features an electric new Peter Mendelsund cover

cover image of the book In Dreams Begin Responsibilities & Other Stories

A new edition of the definitive book on the depression-era immigrant experience in New York City.