Books

“The Richest Woman
in America”

Janet Wallach
Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, $27.95

“Saul Steinberg:
A Biography”

Deirdre Bair
Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, $40

“Monsieur Proust’s
Library”

Anka Muhlstein
Other Press, $19.95

   Anyone who has been in a long-term relationship knows that there is only one real secret to its success and that’s commitment. Mort Hamburg knows it too, and he has used the theme to anchor a new photo book profiling couples,...

“Cheating Justice”
Elizabeth Holtzman
and Cynthia L. Cooper
Beacon Press, $26.95

“Dead Anyway”
Chris Knopf
Permanent Press, $28

    Yes, spring seems far off. And yes, Major Jackson sounds like an important figure in the Battle of Antietam. Neither is the case, however, and both will converge Wednesday for the start of that season’s months-long series...

   Claire Reed will celebrate the Feminist Press’s publication of her new memoir, “Toughing It Out: From Silver Slippers to Combat Boots,” with a reading and discussion at the Bluestockings Bookstore on the Lower East...

“Toughing It Out”
Claire Reed
Feminist Press, $18.95