First Edition of Stephen Jay Gould's Eight Little Piggies; Signed by Him
Eight Little Piggies: Reflections in Natural History.
Gould, Stephen Jay.$175.00
Item Number: 18047
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1993.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Stephen Jay Gould on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"There is no scientist whose books I look forward to reading with greater anticipation of enjoyment and enlightenment than Stephen Jay Gould" Martin Gardner).
Other Books by this Author
"ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGISTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY AND PERHAPS THE BEST KNOWN SINCE DARWIN:FIRST EDITION OF MISMEASURE OF MAN, SIGNED BY STEPHEN JAY GOULD
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1981.
First edition of Gould’s powerful challenge to views “of intelligence as a single thing, called IQ.” Octavo, original half cloth, illustrated. Signed by Stephen Jay Gould on the half-title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light shelfwear. Jacket design by Jay J. Smith. Uncommon signed.
"ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGISTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY AND PERHAPS THE BEST KNOWN SINCE DARWIN:FIRST EDITION OF ONTOGENY AND PHYLOGENY", SIGNED BY STEPHEN JAY GOULD
Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1977.
First edition of the author’s first book. Octavo, original brown cloth. Signed by Stephen Jay Gould on the title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket with a small chip to the front panel and light wear to the extremities.
First Editions of Lord Skidelsky's Monumental Biography of J.M. Keynes; Each volume inscribed by Him
John Maynard Keynes: Hopes Betrayed 1883-1920; The Economist as Savior 1920-1037; Fighting For Britain 1937-1946.
London: Macmillan, 1983-2000.
First editions of each volume in the author’s acclaimed biography on J.M. Keynes. Octavo, 3 volumes, original cloth, illustrated. Inscribed by the author in each volume. Each are near fine with the dust jackets that show only light wear.
First Edition of The (Mis)Behavior of Markets: A Fractal View of Risk, Ruin, and Reward; Inscribed By Benoit Mandelbrot
New York: Basic Books, 2004.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Benoit Mandelbrot on the title page, “For William, with the compliments of the senior author Benoit Mandelbrot.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1967.
First edition of this Galbraith landmark work. Octavo, original brown cloth. Signed by John Kenneth Galbraith on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows only the lightest of wear. A very sharp example of this economic highspot.