Perspectives on Pandemics

By Lapham’s Quarterly

By Lapham’s Quarterly

The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Samuel Pepys


Voyage Around My Room

Xavier De Maistre

$14.95 $13.75

One of Ours

Willa Cather

$14.95 $13.75

On the Nature of the Universe


$13.95 $12.83

They Came Like Swallows

William Maxwell


Death in Venice

Thomas Mann

$14.00 $12.88

The Portable Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

$22.00 $20.24

Includes the story “The Masque of the Red Death”

The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter

Katherine Anne Porter

$17.95 $16.51

Includes “Pale Horse, Pale Rider”—a story of the 1918 influenza pandemic.

Selected Letters

John Keats


Includes letters Keats wrote while quarantined on a ship.

The Decameron

Giovanni Boccaccio

$8.94 $8.22

Look Homeward, Angel

Thomas Wolfe

$21.00 $19.32

The Secret Garden: Special Edition with Tasha Tudor Art and Bonus Materials

Frances Hodgson Burnett and Tasha Tudor

$8.99 $8.27

Robinson Crusoe

Daniel Defoe


Gargantua and Pantagruel

Francois Rabelais

$21.00 $19.32

An Apology for Idlers and Other Essays

Robert Louis Stevenson


Includes the essay “On the Enjoyment of Unpleasant Places.”

The Plague

Albert Camus

$15.00 $13.80

A Journal of the Plague Year

Daniel Defoe

$11.00 $10.12