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
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.
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.
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.”
SIGNED LIMITED EDITION OF ALBERT EINSTEINS "ONE AND ONLY INTELLECTUAL BIOGRAPHY": SIGNED AND DATED BY HIM
Evanston: Library of Living Philosophers, 1949.
Signed limited first edition, one of 760 copies signed and dated “Albert Einstein ‘49.” Octavo, original brown cloth, top edge gilt, original slipcase. The book is in fine condition, the slipcase is in very good condition shows some rubbing. Edited by Paul Arthur Schhilpp. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970.
First edition the second volume of the author’s Pulitzer and National Book Award winning work. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “For Henry Kissinger with all good wishes Jim Burns.” Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. With the compliments of the author slip laid in. An excellent association copy.
First Edition of Power and Principle: Memoirs of the National Security Adviser; Inscribed by Zbigniew Brzezinski to the Former Ambassador of Finland
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1983.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to the former United States Ambassador of Finland, “For James Goodby- best wishes, Zbigniew Brzezinski.” Goodby served in the United States Foreign Service, achieving the rank of Career Minister, and was appointed to five ambassadorial-rank positions by Presidents Carter, Reagan, and Clinton, including ambassador to Finland. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. A nice association.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1959.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed and dated by Harold Bloom on the half title page. Light rubbing to the bottom cloth, near fine in a very good dust jacket with a chip to the spine crown and overall light wear. Uncommon in the original dust jacket.