First edition of Garry Kasparov's Autobiography Child of Change; Signed by Him
Child of Change: An Autobiography.
Item Number: 5392
London: Hutchinson , 1987.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Garry Kasparov on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Kasparov became the youngest ever undisputed World Chess Champion in 1985 at age 22 by defeating then-champion Anatoly Karpov. Child of Change tells the story of of Kasparov, who many consider the greatest chess player of all time.
Other Books by this Author
London: Evveryman Chess , 2011-14.
First editions of each volume. Octavo, original cloth, three volumes. Each is signed by Garry Kasparov on the title page. Each are fine in a fine dust jacket.
First Editions of Each Volume of Grandmaster Garry Kasparov's On My Great Predecessors; Each signed by Him
London: Everyman Chess, 2003-2006.
First editions of each volume. Octavo, original boards, 5 volumes. Each are signed by Garry Kasparov on the title page and each are fine in near fine to fine dust jackets.
New York: Grove, Weidenfeld, 1990.
First edition of the chess grandmaster’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket. Signed and dated by the author on the title page, “Garry Kasparov 16/10/07.”
New York: Doubleday Press, 1987.
First edition, signed Limited edition. Octavo, original blue leather, all edges gilt. One of 250 numbered copies, signed by George Bush. Fine in a fine slipcase.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1991.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author opposite the title page, “To Ed With many thanks for the on-the-job English lessons Ralph.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new": First edition of Out of My Later Years; Signed by Albert Einstein
New York: Philosophical Library, 1950.
First edition of Einstein’s collection of social science-related articles, addresses and speeches. Octavo, original cloth, frontispiece of Einstein. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “A. Einstein.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't": First Editions of each Volume in the Prime Minister's Autobiography and Speeches; Each Signed by Her
London: HarperCollins, 1993-2002.
First British editions of each work by the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Margaret Thatcher’s autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, 3 volumes. Each volume is signed by Margaret Thatcher on the title page. Each are fine in near fine to fine dust jackets. A very nice set.