"Believe you can and you're halfway there": First Edition of Colonel Roosevelt; Signed by Edmund Morris
Item Number: 2940
New York: Random House, 2010.
First edition. Octavo, original black boards. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Random House, 1999.
First edition. Octavo, original black boards. Signed by Edmund Morris on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything": First Edition of The Theodore Roosevelt Trilogy; Each Signed by Edmund Morris
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Random House, 1979-2010.
First editions of each of the titles that comprise the author’s acclaimed Theodore Roosevelt trilogy. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Each volume is signed by Edmund Morris on the title page. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt is near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Both Theodore Rex and Colonel Roosevelt are fine in fine dust jackets. An exceptional set.
"Like all Israelis, I yearn for peace. I see the utmost importance in taking all possible steps that will lead to a solution of the conflict with the Palestinians": First Edition of Warrior: An Autobiography; Inscribed by Ariel Sharon
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.
First edition of Sharon’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth, illustrated. Inscribed and dated by Ariel Sharon on the half-title page. Laid in a lecture announcement by Sharon. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Lawrence Ratzkin.
"The herculean task of the United States Government today is to take care that its citizens have the necessities of life" Veto Message of PRESIDENT FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT; SIGNED BY HIM
Veto message on the Adjusted Compensation Act, 1935: Address of the President of the United States in the House of Representatives, Delivered May 22, 1935.
Washington, D.C.: United States Government, 1935.
Speech given by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935. Signed by Roosevelt at the conclusion of his speech. In near fine condition with light wear. Rare.
Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Amartya Sen's Copy of On Economic Theory and Capitalism; With his Signature and Inscribed to Him
Oxford: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1955.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Nobel Prize-winning economist Amartya Sen’s copy with his name “A.K. Sen Trinity College Cambridge” on the half title page. Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Sen, “For Amartiya With the confidence that he will plan the dynamic economy, of a socialist and peaceful India. With best wishes, Arif Cambridge 8 May 1955.” In very good condition.
New York: Orbis, 1999.
First edition. Octavo. Fine in wrappers. Warmly inscribed by Maguire as follows, “To ______ Peace to you. Love Mairead Corrigan Maguire.” Also inscribed to the same recipient by Nobel Laureate Desmond Tutu; who contributed the foreword. Also laid in is a pamphlet inscribed by Maguire, “A Letter to My Son Luke.” Uncommon especially signed by both these Nobel Peace Prize winners.