Institutio Ad Doctrinam Christianam Liberaliter Discendam.
Johann Salomo Semler.$475.00
Item Number: 2416
Halae Magdebvrgicae, 1774.
First edition. Octavo, three quarters leather over marbled boards. In good condition. Rare.
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“In art, immorality cannot exist. Art is always sacred”: Autograph Letter Signed by auguste rodin one day before the opening of his first and most important exhibition in paris, france
Autographed letter signed by August Rodin on Exposition A. Rodin Place de l’Alma letterhead. In full: “Hui madame, Oui demain matin l’exposition vers 11 heures. Je serai bonne heure de vour in. Affectueusement, Rodin” which translates as: “Dear Madame, Yes, tomorrow morning the exposition starts at 11 am. At the right moment, I will see it. Affectionately, Rodin.” Written the day before the opening of Rodin’s first solo exhibition in France at the Pavillion de l’Alma in Paris, a space specially built for the exhibition in 1900 to coincide with the Exposition Universelle, or Paris World Fair. Matted and framed with a photograph portrait of Rodin and one of his clay-sculpted female nudes. The entire piece measures 14.5 inches by 20.75 inches.
Contributions to the Theory of Games Volumes I-IV; Signed by John Von Neumann, John Nash, Kenneth Arrow and Others
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1950-1959.
First edition of each work in this ground-breaking volume in game theory. Octavo, 4 volumes, original orange wrappers. Volume one is signed by John Von Neumann and John Nash on the title page. Contains the article by the Nobel Prize-winning economist entitled, “A Simple Three Person Poker Game.” Volume II is signed by Kenneth J. Arrow and John Milnor. Volume III is signed by W.H. Fleming and Philip Wolfe on the title page. Volume IV is signed by Robert J. Aumann and Martin Shubik. In near fine condition with some rubbing and wear. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. An exceptional set, unique signed by Von Neumann and other contributors.
“I LIKE THE NIGHT. WITHOUT THE DARK, WE'D NEVER SEE THE STARS”: FIRST EDITION OF TWILIGHT; SIGNED BY STEPHENIE MEYER
New York: Little, Brown, 2005.
First edition of the author’s first book in the acclaimed Twilight Series. Octavo, original black boards. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a fine first issue dust jacket.
"An exciting, real book without a trace of unnecessary melodrama" (H.G.Wells): First Edition of Out of the Night; Inscribed by Jan Voltin
New York: Alliance Book Corporation, 1941.
First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. Inscribed by the author, "To Polly and June _____ with admiration and cordial fond wishes from Jan Valtin June 1, 1941."