The Discovery of Subatomic Particles.
Item Number: 2626
New York: W.H. Freeman & Co., 1983.
First edition. Original blue cloth. Signed by Steven Weinberg on the half-title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Wiley, 1972.
First edition. Octavo, blue cloth with gilt to the spine and frontpiece. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows the lightest of wear. Signed by the author.
Cambridge University Press, 1995-2000..
First editions of each the the three volumes in the author’s work in quantum field theory. Octavo, 3 Volumes. Blue boards with titles in silver. Each are fine in fine dust jackets. Volume I, is inscribed by Steven Weinberg, and Volumes II and III are signed by him. A very attractive set, uncommon signed.
New York: Basic Books, 1979.
First edition of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist’s best-known book. Octavo, black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"In nature nothing exists alone": First Edition of Rachel Carsons Classic Work Silent Spring; Signed by Her
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1962.
First edition. Octavo, original green cloth. Signed by Rachel Carson on the half title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with some rubbing to the spine. A very nice example.
“If you try and lose then it isn't your fault. But if you don't try and we lose, then it's all your fault": First Edition of the author's Hugo Award-Winning Novel The Ender's Game; Signed by Orson Scott Card
New York: Tor Books, 1985.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Boldly signed by Orson Scott Card on the half title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket without wear. Housed in a slipcase. An exceptional example.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1927.
Signed Limited edition, one of 327 copies. Quarto, original half pigskin over boards, top edge gilt, 2 volumes. Signed by Thomas Edison on the limitation page and additionally signed by Ramsaye. Illustrated with numerous photographic plates. Some staining to lower section of spines, some rubbing and edgewear to boards, a very good set. Copies of the limited edition were also bound in cloth, this is the more uncommon leather bound edition.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1971.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by editor George Schaller to Peter Matthiessen on the front free endpaper, “To Peter, the sheep waddies of sheep from George March, 1975.” With Matthiessen’s printed name above in his hand and bookplate to the inner gutter. Very good in a very good dust jacket. This book was used in research for the author’s masterwork, The Snow Leopard and is cited in its bibliography. A nice association, linking Schaller, one of the foremost field biologists of the twentieth century and Matthiessen, one of the finest nature writers of the last half century.