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  • Kertesz, Imre.

    A Kudarc.

    Budapest: Magveto, 1988.

    First Hungarian edition and true first. Octavo, original boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Kertesz. An uncommon title, especially signed by the Nobel Prize-winning author.

    Price: $350.00

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  • Rowland, Harold.

    A Leaf From the Orient: Tea.

    Norfolk Downs, MA: Pneumatic Scale Corporation. Ltd, 1925.

    First Edition with illustrations. In near fine condition. A scarce work, especially in this condition.

    Price: $50.00

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  • "...I'm just beginning to understand how kind you are"First Edition of Felix Salten’s Bambi: A Life in the Woods

    Salten, Felix.

    Bambi: A Life in the Woods.

    New York: : Simon and Schuster, 1928.

    First edition. Octavo, original green cloth, pictorial endpapers. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing. Also laid in is the original leaflet from publication about the author and the inside story of Bambi’s publication. Foreword by John Galsworthy. Translated from the German by Whittaker Chambers. A very attractive example of this work.

    Price: $1,800.00

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  • Nelson, Byron.

    Byron Nelson’s Winning Golf.

    New York: A.S. Barnes, 1946.

    First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to African-American golfer Richard Thomas, “To Dick Thomas Best Wishes Byron Nelson. In very good condition.

    Price: $175.00

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  • “I BELIEVE THAT ART HAS A KIND OF RIGHTNESS, AS IN MUSIC, WHEN WE HEAR WHETHER OR NOT A NOTE IS FALSE”: FIRST EDITION OF GERHARD RICHTER’S CITY LIFE: SIGNED BY THE ARTIST AND INSCRIBED BY THE COMPOSER

    Richter, Gerhard; Steve Reich.

    City Life: Gerhard Richter.

    Gli Ori, 2002.

    First edition. Inscribed by the composer, Steve Reich and signed by the artist Gerhard Richter. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Wonderfully illustrated throughout by Richter’s paintings composed while listening to Reich’s work.

    Price: $850.00

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  • Hubbard, L. Ron.

    Dianetics The Modern Science of Mental Health A Handbook of Dianetic Therapy.

    New York: Hermitage Press, 1950.

    First edition of the author’s most well-known work. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by L. Ron Hubbard on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket with a single short tear. Housed in a custom quarter morocco clamshell box. Exceptionally rare signed.

    Price: $12,500.00

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  • Economic Theory; Signed by Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Gary S. Becker

    Becker, Gary. S.

    Economic Theory.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971.

    First edition, later printing of the economist’s classic work. Octavo, original illustrated boards, no dust jacket was issued. Signed by Gary Becker on the title page. Rare and desirable signed.

    Price: $1,250.00

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  • McPhee, John.

    Giving Good Weight.

    New York: FSG, 1979.

    First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the author, “For Len Byrd all best John”. Additionally signed by McPhee.

    Price: $65.00

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  • "Would I Find La Maga?": First Edition of Hopscotch; Signed by Julio Cortazar and Translator Gregory Rabassa

    Cortazar, Julio.

    Hopscotch.

    New York: Pantheon Books, 1966.

    First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Julio Cortazar and translator Gregory Rabassa, who has written the opening line of this title, “Would I find La Maga?” Fine in a very good dust jacket with a chip to the front panel. Dust jacket designed by George Salter.

    Price: $2,500.00

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  • First Edition of Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny; Inscribed by Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Amartya Sen

    Sen, Amartya.

    Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny.

    London: Allen Lane, 2006.

    First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the Amartya Sen on the title page.

    Price: $400.00

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  • First Edition of Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny; Inscribed by Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Amartya Sen

    Sen, Amartya.

    Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny.

    New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2006.

    First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by Amartya Sen on the front free endpaper.

    Price: $450.00

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  • First edition of George Catlin’s Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians; Bound in Contemporary Leather

    Catlin, George.

    Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

    London: Published By the Author, At the Egyptian Hall, 1841.

    First edition, first issue. Octavo, bound in contemporary gilt-paneled calf. With 3 maps and 310 plates. An exceptional near fine example, rebacked, with the plates clean. Rare in contemporary calf.

    Price: $4,750.00

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  • “THOSE WHO HAVE EYES ON OUR MODERN WORLD WILL TAKE THIS AS A THRILLING INTRODUCTION TO THE MEN WHO SHAPE IT FOR US”: FIRST EDITION OF LEWIS W. HINE’S ICONIC BOOK OF PHOTOGRAPHY MEN AT WORK

    Hine, Lewis W.

    Men at Work: Photographic Studies of Men and Machines.

    New York: The Macmillan Co., 1932.

    First edition. Small quarto, original green cloth. Some rubbing to the bottom and some sunning to the upper cloth, very good in the original dust jacket which has had some professional restoration.

    Price: $5,500.00

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  • "It is an ideal which I hope to live for and achieve, but if need be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die": First Edition of No Easy Walk To Freedom; Signed and Dated by Nelson Mandela

    Mandela, Nelson.

    No Easy Walk To Freedom: A Firsthand Report of the Struggle of Apartheid.

    New York: Basic Books, 1965.

    First edition of Nelson Mandela’s classic account of the struggle against South Africa’s apartheid system. Octavo, original cloth. Signed and dated by Mandela. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with just a touch of wear. Most rare signed.

    Price: $16,000.00

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  • “THE BIRTH AND RISE OF THE HOUSE OF ROLEX”: LIMITED EDITION IN ENGLISH OF ROLEX JUBILEE

    Chapuis, Alfred & Eugene Jaquet. Translation by R. Grandvoinet.

    Rolex Jubillee 1905-1920-1945.

    Geneva, Switzerland: Rolex Watch Co., 1946.

    A very scarce, and sumptuously produced, history of the Rolex watch. With 26 tissued-guarded, and tipped-in, colour photo plates of some of the company’s most famous designs, plus 22 pages of text, and an accompanying “Roll of Honour” detailing the many awards the company has won for its chonometers. Small quarto, original stiff wrappers. Near fine in the original glassine wrapper. The slipcase is in near fine condition.

    Price: $500.00

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  • Kennedy, William.

    Roscoe.

    New York: Viking, 2002.

    Uncorrected proof of the first edition. Octavo, original illustrated wrappers as issued. Signed by the author. Fine in wrappers.

    Price: $25.00

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  • Chomsky, Noam.

    Rules and Representations.

    New York: Columbia University Press, 1980.

    First Edition. Octavo. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by the author.

    Price: $275.00

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  • Rare First Edition of Karl Karsten’s Scientific Forecasting

    Karsten, Karl.

    Scientific Forecasting: Its Methods and Application to Practical Business and to Stock Market Operations.

    New York: Greenberg, 1931.

    First edition. Octavo, original maroon cloth. In very good condition. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.

    Price: $6,800.00

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