Item Number: 1080
New York: FSG, 1963.
First edition of the author’s first book. Octavo, black boards. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows just a touch of wear to the extremities. Signed by the author on the title page.
Other Books by this Author
"If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it”: First Edition of Song of Solomon; Signed by Nobel Prize-Winning Author Toni Morrison
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977.
First edition of the author’s third and breakthrough book. Octavo, original black cloth. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper in the year of publication, “Toni Morrison 12/77.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of wear and light toning to the spine. A very nice example.
"I think we shall have fulfilled our mission well if when our time comes to give up active work in the world we can say we never saw a wrong without trying to right it": Signed Limited Edition of Eleanor Roosevelt's Rare First Book It's Up To The Women; One of 250 Signed Numbered Copies
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1933.
Signed limited first edition of Eleanor Roosevelt’s first book. Octavo, original cloth, top edge gilt, tissue guard present opposite the frontispiece. One of 250 signed copies by Eleanor Roosevelt, this is number 159. Contemporary name to the half title page, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light wear, in the original glassine covering the dust jacket. Lacking the slipcase. Rare.
New York: Rizzoli Press, 2008.
First edition. Quarto, original cloth. Inscribed by I.M. Pei on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.