First Edition of Beyond Belief; Inscribed by Elaine Pagels
Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas.
Item Number: 949
New York: Random House, 2003.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Elaine Pagels on the front free endpaper. Fine in a fine price-clipped dust jacket.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Random House, 1988.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Elaine Pagels on the title page. Some dusting to the top edge, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with a few small closed tears.
New York: Random House, 1979.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Elaine Pagels on the half title page.Small name on the front free endpaper, near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
"The prescription of the equality of human beings is not a description of an alleged actual equality among humans: it is a prescription of how we should treat human beings": First Edition of Animal Liberation; Inscribed by Peter Singer
New York: Random House, 1975.
First edition of Singer’s landmark work. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, iinscribed by Peter Singer on the title page. Small name to the front free endpaper, near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Janet Halverson.
"A good portfolio is more than a long list of good stocks and bonds. It is a balanced whole, providing the investor with protections and opportunities with respect to a wide range of contingencies": Harry Markowitzs Landmark Work Portfolio Selection; Inscribed by Him
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1970.
Second edition of the economist’s work, which revolutionized modern investment theory and practice. Octavo, original blue cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, “Dear William Best Wishes Harry Markowitz.” In near fine condition.
"a marvelous prose epic that matches the best 19th century novels for richness of comic insight and final, tragic power" First Edition of A House For Mr. Biswas; Signed by V.S. Naipaul
London: Andre Deutsch, 1961.
First edition of the author’s magnum opus. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by V.S. Naipaul on the title page. Near fine in an excellent dust jacket with a small chip to the foot of the spine and some light wear. Jacket design by Stephen Russ.
New York: Random House, 1941.
First edition of what many consider one of the most important novels on Hollywood and the film industry. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Budd Schulberg on the front free endpaper. Near fine in an excellent first-issue dust jacket, with the rear panel with the blurbs by F. Scott Fitzgerald and John O’Hara, with some professional restoration. A nice example.