Portland By The Sea.
Moulton, Augustus F.$45.00
Item Number: 900
Augusta: Katahdin, 1926.
First edition. A very good copy that shows very light wear. Contains name on the front endpage. Wonderfully illustrated.
Other Books by this Author
London: Awnsham and John Churchill, 1690, 1692.
First editions of both volumes of Locke’s Second and Third Letter Concerning Toleration. Two volumes bound in one. Octavo, contemporary calf, rebacked. In excellent condition with the text clean contents clean, except for light browning, rebacked. From the library of James Stonhouse with his signatures and armorial bookplate. Exceptionally rare.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1968.
First edition of the golfing legend’s second book. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Jack Nicklaus on the front free endpaper. Near fine in a very good price-clipped jacket with light wear.
Sheffield: Pawson & Brailsford, 1879.
Octavo, original quarter leather, raised bands, 40 engraved illustrations. In good condition with new endpapers.
"God never takes away something from your life without replacing it with something better": First Edition of Just As I Am; Inscribed by Billy Graham to Bob and Delores Hope
San Francisco: Harper Collins, 1997.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the title page to Bob Hope and his wife Dolores, “To my dear friends Bob and Dolores God bless you always Billy Graham.” Though this copy is personally signed and inscribed by Graham, attached to the front end page is a tipped-in note with the author’s apologies for being unable to personally sign books due to his Parkinson’s Disease. Rare personally signed and a wonderful association copy. From the library of Bob and Dolores Hope. Accompanied by a signed letter from Linda Hope, certifying that this volume is from the Library of Bob Hope.
"I believe profoundly that in the struggle against Communists and their organizations, we cannot and should not resort to the methods and forms employed by the Communists": First Edition of I Chose Freedom; Signed by Victor Kravchenko
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1946.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed “With best wishes Victor A. Kravchenko” on the half title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket with some rubbing to the spine ends. I Chose Freedom is one of the four influential books that informed the great political struggle known as the Cold War, the other were Arthur Koestler’s Darkness at Noon (1940), Jan Valtin’s Out of the Night (1946), and Whittaker Chambers’ Witness (1952).
Manuscript leaf, approximately 50 lines, in two columns with initial letters and decorative penwork in red and blue. Circa 14th century. The leaf measures 5.25 inches by 3.5 inches. Matted and framed. The entire piece measures 16 inches by 14 inches.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1957.
First edition of the Nobel Prize-winning economist’s first book and groundbreaking work on discrimination. Octavo, original green cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Name on the front free endpaper, else near fine in a very good dust jacket.