Dictionaire Historique Et Critique; Finely Bound
Dictionaire Historique Et Critique.
Item Number: 3208
Folios, 4 volumes. Contemporary full vellum. In very good condition. An attractive set of the author’s magnum opus, a historical and critical dictionary.
Other Books by this Author
Oeuvres diverses de Mr. Pierre Bayle, contenant tout ce que cet Auteur a publié pendant sa vie, en Philosophie, en Critique, en Histoire, en Littérature etc. excepté son Dictionnaire historique et critique.
Chez P. Husson, J. Swart, H. Scheurleer, J. Vand Duren, R. Alberts, C. Le Vier, 1727-1731..
Folios, 5 volumes. Contemporary full calf, raised bands. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition with some wear to the spine and joints. An attractive set of the author’s magnum opus, a historical and critical dictionary
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.
First Edition of Partners: The United Nations and Youth; Signed by Eleanor Roosevelt and Helen Ferris
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1950.
First edition. Small quarto, original cloth. Signed by Eleanor Roosevelt and inscribed by Helen Ferris to famed photographer Fred Stein, “For Fred Stein with our appreciation and all our good wishes for the days ahead Helen Ferris June 1951.” Stein was an early pioneer of the hand held camera and noted street photographer in New York and Paris. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. We have never encountered another signed copy of this rarity.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1958.
First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. Inscribed by the author on the half title page, “Inscribed for Virginia Heathman with my warm good wishes Eleanor Roosevelt.” Paperclip indentation, still near fine in a very good dust jacket with a few small closed tears.
"more poignant and human than Trumans official memoirs": First Edition of Truman Speaks; Inscribed by Harry Truman
New York: Columbia University Press, 1960.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, “To John _____ kindest regards from Harry S. Truman 2-26-64.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket with very light shelfwear.