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.
"I have walked that long road to freedom. I have tried not to falter; I have made missteps along the way. But I have discovered the secret that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb": First Edition of Long Walk To Freedom; Signed and dated by Nelson Mandela
Boston: Little Brown, 1994.
First American edition of this classic autobiography that has went on to sell more than six million copies worldwide. Octavo, original half cloth, pictorial endpapers, illustrated with photographs. Signed by the author, “Nelson Mandela 12.5.05” on the title page. It was signed in New York City by Mandela during a visit upon receipt of an honorary doctorate from Amherst College. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
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.
"Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated": First Edition of Arnold Palmer's My Game and Yours; Signed by Him
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1965.
First edition of Palmer’s second book. Octavo, original half cloth, illustrated throughout. Boldly signed by Arnold Palmer on a bookplate adhered to the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a small closed tear. Jacket design by Paul Bacon.
"Human suffering anywhere concerns men and women everywhere": First Edition of Elie Wiesels Classic Work Night; Signed by Him
London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1960.
First British edition of Wiesel’s classic work. Octavo, original cloth. Foreword by Francois Mauriac. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by Elie Wiesel on the front free endpaper. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A very sharp example.