First Edition of Vincent Scully's American Architecture and Urbanism; Signed by Him
American Architecture and Urbanism.
Item Number: 1046
New York: Praeger Publishers, 1969.
First edition. Quarto, original cloth. Fine in an excellent dust jacket that shows some light wear to the extremities. Signed by the Vincent Scully on the title page.
Other Books by this Author
“THE EMPIRE STATE, A LONELY DINOSAUR, ROSE SADLY AT MIDTOWN, HIGHEST TOWER, TALLEST MOUNTAIN, LONGEST ROAD, KING KONG'S EYRIE, MEANT TO MOOR AIRSHIPS, ALAS”: FIRST EDITION OF VINCENT SCULLY’S MODERN ARCHITECTURE AND OTHER ESSAYS; SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2003.
First edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Vincent Scully.
First Edition of Inside the Economist's Mind; Signed by Economists Paul Samuelson, Robert Solow, Paul Volcker, Christopher Sims, Thomas Sargent and John Campbell
Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2006.
First edition. Octavo, original illustrated boards. Signed on the title page by Paul Samuelson, Robert Solow, Paul Volcker, Christopher Sims, Thomas Sargent and John Campbell. These economists were interviewed for this volume. In near fine condition, without a dust jacket as issued. Rare and desirable.
“The place to improve the world is first in one's own heart and head and hands, and then work outward from there”: First Edition of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance; Signed by Robert Pirsig
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1974.
First edition of one of the most important and influential books written in the past half-century. Octavo, original half cloth. Lengthily inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the front free endpaper, “Dear Mark Dillon Really happy to hear about your firm. I’m very strong on this region and will be thinking about your press. Robert M. Pirsig Apr 15, 1974.” Fine in a fine dust jacket .
"I coulda' had class. I coulda' been a contender!": First Edition of Waterfront; Signed by Budd Schulberg
New York: Random House, 1955.
First edition of Schulberg’s novel adapted from his Academy Award–winning screenplay. Octavo, original beige cloth. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Best wishes Budd Schulberg Nov. 1978.” Fine in an excellent dust jacket with some of the usual peeling to the lamination.
New York: Harper & Row Publishers, 1970.
First edition of Sendak’s classic work. Boldly signed by Maurice Sendak on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine first-issue price-clipped dust jacket with the correct code. The Caledecott medal is adhered to the front panel.