Recent Publications

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Below are books available for purchase from Amherst College. Some of the works listed were published by Amherst College; others were originally published commercially and the remainder stock acquired by the college.

To order books, mail a check, payable to the Trustees of Amherst College, to:

Katherine Duke ’05
Amherst College Office of Communications
AC #2202
Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Please include a postage and handling fee of $3.75 for the first book, plus $0.50 for each additional book. Questions? Contact Katherine Duke at 413-542-2927 or press@amherst.edu.


NEW! John William Ward: An American Idealist, by Kim Townsend, 2014. $29.95 — Hardcover

NEW! Gender Matters: The First Half-Century of Women Teaching at Amherst, by Elizabeth Aries, Rose Olver and Jane Taubman, 2014. $25 — Softcover

Achilles' Shield and the Structure of the Iliad, a thesis by Guenter A. Duethorn, 1962. $4 — Softcover

A. I. Deniken and the Anti-Bolshevik Movement in South Russia, a thesis by William G. Rosenberg, 1961. $4 — Softcover

American Participation in the Great Exhibition of 1851, a thesis by Robert F. Dalzell, Jr., 1960. $4 — Softcover

An Amherst Boyhood by Alfred E. Stearns, 1946. $7 — Hardcover

Amherst, Massachusetts, Imprints 1825-1876, Newton Felch McKeon and Katharine Conover Cowles, editors, 1946. $7 — Hardcover

The Amherst Memorial Volume, A Record of the Contribution Made by Amherst College and Amherst Men in the World War, 1914-1918 by Claude Moore Fuess, 1926. $7 — Hardcover

Amherst Undergraduate Verse compiled by David Morton, 1925. $7 — Hardcover

Amherst Undergraduate Verse compiled by David Morton, 1927. $7 — Hardcover

Amherst Undergraduate Verse compiled by David Morton, 1928. $7 — Hardcover

Amherst Undergraduate Verse compiled by David Morton, 1929. $7 — Hardcover

Amherst Undergraduate Verse compiled by David Morton, 1930. $7 — Hardcover

An Analysis and Critique of the Union Financing of the Civil War, a thesis by Bert W. Rein, 1962. $4 — Softcover

Benjamin Goodall Symon, Jr., His Biography and Letters by Lowell Russell Ditzen, 1963. $7 — Hardcover

Black Women of Amherst College by Mavis C. Campbell, 1999. $20 — Hardcover

British Objectives in the Transvaal, 1877-1884, a thesis by John W. Lyon, 1962. $4 — Softcover

Charles Hamilton Houston (1895-1950) by Robert A. Gross. $4 — Softcover

The College on the Hill, Celebrating the 175th Anniversary of Amherst College 1821-1996, Amherst College Archives, 1996. $29.95 — Softcover

The Coming of Man by John M. Tyler, 1923. $7 — Hardcover

Curious Footprints: Professor Hitchcock's Dinosaur Tracks & Other Natural History Treasures at Amherst College, text by Nancy Pick '83, photographs by Frank Ward, 2006. $20 - Softcover

The Development of The Art Collection of Amherst College, 1821-1971 by Charles H. Morgan, 1972. $8 — Hardcover

The Development of the Art Collection of Amherst College, 1821-1971 by Charles H. Morgan, 1972. $1.99 — Kindle Edition (Click here to download!)

Dionysus: The Tragedy of Nietzsche by Otto Manthey-Zorn, 1956. $7 — Hardcover

Dwight W. Morrow, Memorial Addresses Delivered to Congress, 1932. $7 — Hardcover

Dwight Whitney Morrow--A Sketch in Admiration by Hewitt H. Howland, 1930. $7 — Hardcover

English at Amherst: A History by Theodore Baird, edited and with an introduction by William H. Pritchard, 2005. $25 — Hardcover

Essays in Biblical Interpretation by Henry Preserved Smith, 1921. $7 — Hardcover

The Fabulous Unicorn by Peter Burnett Howe, 1959. $7 — Hardcover

The Freshman Who Hated Socrates: A College President Reflects on Life in the Liberal Arts by Tom Gerety, 2007. $25 — Hardcover