Summer 2021 Catalog - From Tolstoy to Truman
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our new Summer 2021 Catalog of fine rare books and historic documents. Highlights of the catalog include a rare autograph land grant signed by the founder of the Province of Pennsylvania, William Penn, a true first edition of the Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, a rare first British edition of Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace in the original cloth, a first edition of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby with an autograph note signed by his editor Maxwell Perkins, a first edition, first issue of Ernest Hemingway’s The Spanish Earth, a rare advance press transcript of President Harry Truman’s January 9, 1952 State of the Union address inscribed by him, and a rare Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band LP boldly signed by Paul McCartney.
Spring 2021 Catalog
Browse an exceptional selection of new acquisitions with the arrival of our new Spring 2021 Catalog of fine rare books and historic documents. Highlights of the catalog include a scarce folio autograph manuscript entirely in the hand of Sir Isaac Newton concerning his controversial theological views, an exceptionally rare 16-page autograph letter signed by and entirely in the hand of Founding Father John Adams, a first edition of Winston S. Churchill's Step By Step inscribed by him to King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor, a rare first edition of Agatha Christie’s Death on the Nile in the scarce original dust jacket, a rare African hunting rifle from the collection of Ernest Hemingway, and an extraordinarily rare presentation copy of Stephen Hawking’s The Occurrences of Singularity in Cosmology.
Whether you are interested in building a traditional library of fine bindings, have an interest in science fiction, architecture, sports, cooking, economics, history, or any other genre, we have experience in finding the perfect books for the perfect shelf. We know that each person is unique, and our aim is to match your library with your home and it’s reflection of the owner’s personality. We have helped build some of the finest private and public libraries in the country and are here to assist you in your pursuit and to be your guide in bringing the library of your imagination to reality.