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Welcome to the Yale Representation Ltd website

on Mon, 05/16/2016 - 09:01

We are a sales agency that is dedicated in its support of the bespoke publishers we represent and the numerous bookshops we visit.

Our list is diverse and ranges from the esoteric to the zeitgeist. We have books on politics, history, gardening, art, literature; there are doodling books, maps, guides to Britain, histories of philosophy and language … it is a long list, indeed.

We can guarantee the quality of these titles despite the vibrant range on offer.

I.B. Tauris' Enver Hoxha reviewed in the Spectator

on Sat, 05/14/2016 - 11:50

In his final public appearance, the Albanian dictator Enver Hoxha addressed a Tirana crowd to commemorate the capital’s liberation from German invaders on the 28 November 1944. The Hoxha who had entered the city as a communist partisan was now a weak old man. He was often confined to a wheelchair, had to be hoisted on to his podium using a custom-built lift and was only prevented from falling by camouflaged safety rails. The dictator was deeply vulnerable but still formidably powerful.

In a characteristically rousing sign-off, lip-synced over a pre-recorded speech, he urged those gathered to 

Writing the Thames reviewed in the Sunday Telegraph

on Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:47

Pope fished in it, Byron swam in it. From source to sea, London’s great river has seduced generations of writers, says Alexandra Harris 

In the 17th century, John Denham looked down into the Thames Valley from Cooper’s Hill, in Surrey, and saw the river as the model for an ideal kind of poetry: “O could I flow like thee!” he wished (and many a writer fretting at a blank page has felt the same). “Though deep yet clear, though gentle yet not dull; / Strong without rage, without o’erflowing full.”

You might well contest every point of this: the Thames could hardly be called clear by the time it