“IT IS THROUGH WEAKNESS AND VULNERABILITY THAT MOST OF US LEARN EMPATHY AND COMPASSION AND DISCOVER OUR SOUL”: FIRST EDITION OF GOD HAS A DREAM; SIGNED BY DESMOND TUTU
God Has a Dream: A Vision of Hope for Our Time.
Item Number: 1158
New York: Doubleday, 2004.
First edition. Octavo. Signed “God Bless You Desmond Tutu June 2004” on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
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London: Rider, 1999.
First British edition. Octavo. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author, “God Bless You Desmond Tutu 4/19/05”. This work chronicles Archbishop Tutu’s courageous chairing of the Truth and Reconciliation Committee.
"IF I DIMINISH YOU, I DIMINISH MYSELF": FIRST EDITION OF THE RAINBOW PEOPLE OF GOD; SIGNED BY NOBEL LAUREATE DESMOND TUTU
New York: Doubleday, 1994.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by the author, “God Bless You! Desmond Tutu July 95." Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light shelf wear.
"IF I DIMINISH YOU, I DIMINISH MYSELF:" First Edition of Believe; Signed by DESMOND TUTU SIGNED FIRST EDITION
Colorado: Blue Mountain, 2007.
First edition. Small octavo, original half cloth, illustrated boards. Signed by the author on the title page, “God Bless You Desmond Tutu.” In fine condition.
Cambridge, MA: Candlewick Press, 2008.
First edition. Quarto, original boards. Signed by the author, “God Bless You! Desmond Tutu." Fine in a fine dust jacket.
“DO YOUR LITTLE BIT OF GOOD WHERE YOU ARE; IT'S THOSE LITTLE BITS OF GOOD PUT TOGETHER THAT OVERWHELM THE WORLD”: FIRST EDITION OF DESMOND TUTU’S NO FUTURE WITHOUT FORGIVENESS; SIGNED BY HIM
New York: Doubleday, 1999.
New York: Doubleday, 1999. First American edition of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning work which chronicles his courageous chairing of the Truth and Reconciliation Committee. Octavo, original half-cloth. Signed by the author, “God Bless You Desmond Tutu Mar 2006 Capetown.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"it seems as if I am always apologizing, doesn't it?": First Edition of You Can Do It, Charlie Brown; Inscribed by Charles M. Schulz
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc, 1963.
First edition of the adventures one of the most treasured childhood comic strip characters, Charlie Brown. Small octavo, original illustrated wrappers. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page, “For Gene – Sincere best wishes – Charles Schulz” who has additionally added a speech bubble to the printed Snoopy drawing, “Sorry, I can’t talk Gene…I have to concentrate on the ball game!” In near fine condition with light rubbing. Rare and desirable with such a lengthy inscription.
First Edition of Inside the Economist's Mind; Signed by Economists Paul Samuelson, Robert Solow, Paul Volcker, Christopher Sims, Thomas Sargent and John Campbell
Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2006.
First edition. Octavo, original illustrated boards. Signed on the title page by Paul Samuelson, Robert Solow, Paul Volcker, Christopher Sims, Thomas Sargent and John Campbell. These economists were interviewed for this volume. In near fine condition, without a dust jacket as issued. Rare and desirable.
“The place to improve the world is first in one's own heart and head and hands, and then work outward from there”: First Edition of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance; Signed by Robert Pirsig
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1974.
First edition of one of the most important and influential books written in the past half-century. Octavo, original half cloth. Lengthily inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the front free endpaper, “Dear Mark Dillon Really happy to hear about your firm. I’m very strong on this region and will be thinking about your press. Robert M. Pirsig Apr 15, 1974.” Fine in a fine dust jacket .
"I have walked that long road to freedom. I have tried not to falter; I have made missteps along the way. But I have discovered the secret that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb": First Edition of Long Walk To Freedom; Signed and dated by Nelson Mandela
Boston: Little Brown, 1994.
First American edition of the autobiography of one of the greatest moral leaders of the twentieth century. Octavo, original half cloth, pictorial endpapers, illustrated with photographs. Signed by the author, “Nelson Mandela 12.5.05” on the title page. It was signed in New York City by Mandela during a visit upon receipt of an honorary doctorate from Amherst College. Fine in a fine dust jacket.