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Cambridge University Press has long been regarded as the originator of the academic series and currently publishes more than 1,200 series across all areas of academic and more general interest subjects. HEB presents a range of titles from 13 Cambridge series in its new offerings. These include distinguished lists in Film, Music, Literature and more general cultural studies, assembled by such well-regarded editors as Ray Carney, Horton Andrew, Richard Wagner, Howard Erskine-Hill, and John Richetti.

The titles in these series are designated by their series logo.  

Cambridge Film Classics
Cambridge Film Handbooks
Cambridge Musical Texts and Monographs
Cambridge Music Handbooks
Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies
Cambridge Studies in African and Caribbean Literature
Cambridge Studies in American Theatre and Drama
Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature
Cambridge Studies in Film
Cambridge Studies in Latin American and Iberian Literature
Cambridge Studies in Modern Theatre
Cambridge Studies in Music
Cambridge Studies in Opera
Music in the Twentieth Century


Cambridge Film Classics

Author Title Date
Bondanella, Peter E. The Films of Federico Fellini 2002
Brunette, Peter The Films of Michelangelo Antonioni 1998
Carney, Ray and Quart, Leonard The Films of Mike Leigh: Embracing the World 2002
Girgus, Sam B. The Films of Woody Allen 2002
Kalin, Jesse The Films of Ingmar Bergman 2003
Palmer, James The Films of Joseph Losey 1993
Yacowar, Maurice The Films of Paul Morrissey 1993

Cambridge Film Handbooks

Author Title Date
Belton, John Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window 2000
Desser, David Ozu's Tokyo Story 1997
Gottlieb, Sidney Roberto Rossellini's Rome Open City 2004
Grant, Barry Keith John Ford's Stagecoach 2003
Hayes, Kevn J. Martin Scorsese's Raging Bull 2005
Luhr, William G. The Coen Brothers' Fargo 2004
Margolis, Harriet Elaine Jane Campion's The Piano 2000
McDougal, Stuart Y. Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange 2003
Michaels, Lloyd Ingmar Bergman's Persona 2000
Prince, Stephen Sam Peckinpah's The Wild Bunch 1999
Wills, David Jean-Luc Godard's Pierrot le Fou 2000

Cambridge Musical Texts and Monographs

Author Title Date
Agricola, Johann Introduction to the Art of Singing 1995
Hiller, Johann Adam Treatise on Vocal Performance and Ornamentation by Johann Adam Hiller 2001
Macdonald, Hugh Berlioz's Orchestration Treatise: A Translation and Commentary 2002
Virdung, Sebastian Musica Getutscht: A Treatise on Musical Instruments (1511) 1993

Cambridge Music Handbooks

Author Title Date
Block, Geoffrey Ives: Concord Sonata 1996
Burrows, Donald Handel: Messiah 1991
Cook, Nicholas Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 1993
Cooper, David Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra 1996
Drabkin, William Beethoven: Missa solemnis 1991
Fanning, David Nielsen: Symphony No. 5 1997
Gloag, Kenneth Tippett: A Child of Our Time 1999
Greene Richard Holst: The Planets 1995
Holman, Peter Dowland: Lachrimae (1604) 1999
Irving, John Mozart: The “Haydn” Quartets 1998
Jones, Timothy Beethoven: The 'Moonlight' and Other Sonatas, Op. 27 and Op. 31 1999
Korstvedt, Benjamin M. Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 2000
Marston, Nicholas Schumann: Fantasie, Op. 17 1992
Pople, Anthony Berg: Violin Concerto 1991
Rosen, David Verdi: Requiem 1995
Rushton, Julian Berlioz: Roméo et Juliette 1994
Rushton, Julian Elgar: Enigma Variations 1999
Sisman, Elaine R. Mozart: The 'Jupiter' Symphony: No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 1993
Smaczny, Jan Dvořák: Cello Concerto 1999
Stowell, Robin Beethoven: Violin Concerto 1998
Walsh, Stephen Stravinsky: Oedipus Rex 1993
Whenham, John Monteverdi: Vespers (1610) 1997
Williams, Peter Bach: The Goldberg Variations 2001
Williamson, John Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra 1993

Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies

Author Title Date
Goldman, Wendy Women, the State and Revolution: Soviet Family Policy and Social Life, 1917-1936 1993
Harrison, Mark Soviet Planning in Peace and War, 1938-1945 1985
Siegelbaum, Lewis H. Stakhanovism and the Politics of Productivity in the USSR, 1935-1941 1988
Smith, S. A. Red Petrograd: Revolution in the Factories, 1917-18 1983

Cambridge Studies in African and Caribbean Literature

Author Title Date
Baugh, Edward Derek Walcott 2006
Dash, J. Michael Edouard Glissant 1995
Davis, Gregson Aimé Césaire 1997
Gikandi, Simon Ngugi wa Thiong'o 2000
Innes, Catherine Lynnette Chinua Achebe 1990
Jeyifo, Biodun Wole Soyinka: Politics, Poetics and Postcolonialism 2004
Mustafa, Fawzia V. S. Naipaul 1995
Savory, Elaine Jean Rhys 1998

Cambridge Studies in American Theatre and Drama

Author Title Date
Brown, Jared The Theatre in America during the Revolution 1995
Hay, Samuel A. African American Theatre: A Historical and Critical Analysis 1994
Houchin, John H. Censorship of the American Theatre in the Twentieth Century 2003
Murphy, Brenda Congressional Theatre: Dramatizing McCarthyism on Stage, Film, and Television 1999
Richards, Jeffrey H. Drama, Theatre, and Identity in the American New Republic 2005
Walker, Julia A. Expressionism and Modernism in the American Theatre: Bodies, Voices, Words 2005
Wilmer, S. E. Theatre, Society and the Nation: Staging American Identities 2002

Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature

Author Title Date
Faller, Lincoln B. Crime and Defoe: A New Kind of Writing 2008
Flynn, Carol Houlihan The Body in Swift and Defoe 1990
Fulford, Tim Landscape, Liberty and Authority: Poetry, Criticism and Politics from Thomson to Wordsworth 1996
Goodridge, John Rural Life in Eighteenth-Century English Poetry 1995
Hawes, Clement Mania and Literary Style: The Rhetoric of Enthusiasm from the Ranters to Christopher Smart 1996
Higgins, Ian Swift's Politics: A Study in Disaffection 1994
Keymer, Tom Richardson's 'Clarissa' and the Eighteenth-Century Reader 1992
Mayer, Robert History and the Early English Novel: Matters of Fact from Bacon to Defoe 1997
O'Brien, Karen Narratives of Enlightenment: Cosmopolitan History from Voltaire to Gibbon 1997
Phiddian, Robert Swift's Parody 1995
Pittock, Murray Poetry and Jacobite Politics in Eighteenth-Century Britain and Ireland 1994
Rivers, Isabel Reason, Grace, and Sentiment: A Study of the Language of Religion and Ethics in England, 1660-1780. Vol. 1: Whichcote to Wesley 1990
Rivers, Isabel Reason, Grace, and Sentiment: A Study of the Language of Religion and Ethics in England, 1660-1780. Vol. 2: Shaftesbury to Hume 2000
Schonhorn, Manuel Defoe's Politics: Parliament, Power, Kingship and “Robinson Crusoe” 1991
Sitter, John Arguments of Augustan Wit 1991
Walker, William Locke, Literary Criticism, and Philosophy 1994
Walmsley, Peter The Rhetoric of Berkeley's Philosophy 1990
Walsh, Marcus Shakespeare, Milton and Eighteenth-Century Literary Editing: The Beginnings of Interpretive Scholarship 1997
Zomchick, John P. Family and the Law in Eighteenth-Century Fiction: The Private Conscience in the Public Sphere 2007

Cambridge Studies in Film

Author Title Date
Brill, Lesley John Huston's Filmmaking 1997
Carroll, Noel E. Theorizing the Moving Image 1996
Coates, Paul The Gorgon's Gaze: German Cinema, Expressionism, and the Image of Horror 1991
Dika, Vera Recycled Culture in Contemporary Art and Film: The Uses of Nostalgia 2003
Horton, Andrew Inside Soviet Film Satire: Laughter With a Lash 1993
Rothman, William The 'I' of the Camera: Essays in Film Criticism, History, and Aesthetics 2004
Schneider, Steven Hay Horror Film and Psychoanalysis: Freudís Worst Nightmare 2004

Cambridge Studies in Latin American and Iberian Literature

Author Title Date
Aching, Gerard The Politics of Spanish American “Modernismo”: By Exquisite Design 1997
Alonso, Carlos J. The Spanish American Regional Novel: Modernity and Autochthony 1990
Echevarría, Roberto Myth and Archive: A Theory of Latin American Narrative 1990
Flitter, Derek Spanish Romantic Literary Theory and Criticism 1992
González, Anibel Journalism and the Development of Spanish American Narrative 1993
Molloy, Sylvia At Face Value: Autobiographical Writing in Spanish America 1991
Prieto, Rene Miguel Angel Asturias's Archeology of Return 1993
Ross, Kathleen The Baroque Narrative of Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora: A New World Paradise 1993
Solomon, Michael The Literature of Misogyny in Medieval Spain: The Archipreste de Talavera and the Spill 1997

Cambridge Studies in Modern Theatre

Author Title Date
Aston, Elaine Feminist Views on the English Stage: Women Playwrights, 1990-2000 2003
Bigsby, Christopher Neil LaBute: Stage and Cinema 2007
Boltwood, Scott Brian Friel, Ireland, and The North 2007
Boon, Richard Theatre and Empowerment: Community Drama on the World Stage 2004
Grene, Nicholas The Politics of Irish Drama: Plays in Context from Boucicault to Friel 1999
Griffin, Gabriele Contemporary Black and Asian Women Playwrights in Britain 2003
Luckhurst, Mary Dramaturgy: A Revolution in Theatre 2006
Patterson, Michael Strategies of Political Theatre: Post-War British Playwrights 2003
Roberts, Philip The Royal Court Theatre and the Modern Stage 1999

Cambridge Studies in Music

Author Title Date
Fenlon, Iain Music and Patronage in Sixteenth-Century Mantua, Vol. 2 1982
Kopp, David Chromatic Transformations in Nineteenth-Century Music 2002
Snarrenberg, Robert Schenker's Interpretive Practice 1997

Cambridge Studies in Opera

Author Title Date
Goehring, Edmund Joseph Three Modes of Perception in Mozart: The Philosophical, Pastoral, and Comic in CosÏ fan tutte 2004
Johnson, Victoria, Fulcher, Jane F. and Thomas Ertman Opera and Society in Italy and France from Monteverdi to Bourdieu 2007
Warrack, John German Opera: From the Beginnings to Wagner 2001
Wilson, Alexandra The Puccini Problem: Opera, Nationalism, and Modernity 2007
Woodfield, Ian Opera and Drama in Eighteenth-Century London: The Kingís Theatre, Garrick and the Business of Performance 2001

Music in the Twentieth Century

Author Title Date
Bailey, Kathryn The Twelve-Note Music of Anton Webern: Old Forms in a New Language 1991
Burt, Peter The Music of Toru Takemitsu 2001
Caballero, Carlo FaurÈ and French Musical Aesthetics 2003
Cherlin, Michael Schoenberg's Musical Imagination 2007
Clarke, David The Music and Thought of Michael Tippett: Modern Times and Metaphysics 2001
Everett, Yayoi Uno The Music of Louis Andriessen 2006
Rupprecht, Philip Britten's Musical Language 2001

rev. 11/29/2016