First Edition of Wanda Gag's Growing Pains Diaries and Drawings Over the Years 1908-1917; Signed by Her
Growing Pains Diaries and Drawings Over the Years 1908-1917.
Item Number: 19032
New York: Coward-McCann Publishers, 1940.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author opposite the half title page. In near fine condition.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Coward McCann, 1928.
First edition with Jersey City Printing Company on the copyright page. Oblong, original illustrated boards. Signed by Wanda Gag on the verso of the front free endpaper. An excellent near fine copy in a very good dust jacket. Housed in a custom half morocco box. Scarce and desirable signed.
“A single person is missing for you, and the whole world is empty": First Edition of Joan Didion's The Year of Magical Thinking; Signed by Her
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005.
First edition of the account of the year following the death of the author’s husband. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Joan Didion on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Carol Devine Carson.
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.
New York: Rizzoli International, 1977.
First edition of this illustrated biography of Man Ray. Oblong quarto, original cloth, with 520 illustrations throughout, 40 in color. Inscribed by Arturo Schwarz on the title page to art dealer Roberta Cohn. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a closed tear to the spine.
New York: Basis Books, 2002.
First edition of this widely acclaimed biographical essay on George Orwell. Octavo, original boards. Signed by Christopher Hitchens on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Rich Pracher.