Umberto Eco

Photo of Umberto EcoUmberto Eco (1932–2016) was an internationally acclaimed writer, philosopher, medievalist, professor, and the author of the best-selling novels Foucault’s Pendulum, The Name of the Rose, and The Prague Cemetery, as well as children’s books. His numerous nonfiction books include Confessions of a Young Novelist, Six Walks in the Fictional Woods, and The Open Work. He was a recipient of the Premio Strega, Italy’s highest literary prize; the Princess of Asturias Award for Communication and Humanities; and a Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur from the government of France.

Search Results: 6 found (sorted by date)
  • Click on a column heading to sort search results by title, author, etc.
  • Ordering multiple books? Check the box next to each item or use the “Select All” button, then click “Add to Cart.”
  • HUP eBooks are available from a variety of vendors.
  • E-ditions (“print on demand” hardcover reprint volumes) listed below can be purchased via De Gruyter.
TitleAuthorFormatPublication DatePriceSelect Item
Cover: On the Shoulders of GiantsOn the Shoulders of GiantsEco, Umberto
McEwen, Alastair
HARDCOVER10/22/2019$27.95
Cover: From the Tree to the Labyrinth: Historical Studies on the Sign and InterpretationFrom the Tree to the Labyrinth: Historical Studies on the Sign and InterpretationEco, Umberto
Oldcorn, Anthony
HARDCOVER02/24/2014$46.50
Cover: Confessions of a Young NovelistConfessions of a Young NovelistEco, UmbertoHARDCOVER04/25/2011$18.95
Cover: Six Walks in the Fictional WoodsSix Walks in the Fictional WoodsEco, UmbertoPAPERBACK07/21/1998$24.50
Cover: The Open WorkThe Open WorkEco, Umberto
Cancogni, Anna
PAPERBACK04/03/1989$40.00
Cover: The Aesthetics of Thomas AquinasThe Aesthetics of Thomas AquinasEco, Umberto
Bredin, Hugh
PAPERBACK10/25/1988$36.00
Page 1 of 1

Back to top

Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War, by Vincent Brown, from Harvard University Press

Recent News

From Our Blog

Jacket: What Stars Are Made Of: The Life of Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, by Donovan Moore, from Harvard University Press

The Most Famous Astronomer You’ve Never Heard Of

Despite her pioneering contributions to science, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin has not always been recognized as one of the most influential scientists of the twentieth century. In What Stars Are Made Of, Donovan Moore sets out to change this, with the first full biography of this trailblazing scientist. To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we are pleased to highlight five

‘manifold glories of classical Greek and Latin’

The digital Loeb Classical Library (loebclassics.com) extends the founding mission of James Loeb with an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature.