First Edition of The Donkey Inside; Inscribed by Ludwig Bemelmans
The Donkey Inside.
Item Number: 5738
New York: The Viking Press, 1941.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the half title page, “For Mr. Charles Peter Ludwig Bemelmans.” Fine in a a very good dust jacket with some closed tears to the spine.
Other Books by this Author
"But for a dog That kept its head": First Edition of Ludwig Bemelmans Madeline's Rescue; Signed by Him
New York: The Viking Press, 1953.
First edition of the second book in the Madeline series, which went on to win the Caldecott Medal. Thin quarto, original cloth. Boldly signed by Ludwig Bemelmans on the half-title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a few small closed tears. Rare and desirable signed.
“SUDDENLY THERE WAS A KNOCK WHICH MADE HER PAUSE— COULD IT PERHAPS BE SANTA CLAUS?”: FIRST APPEARANCE OF MADELINE’S CHRISTMAS
New York: McCall's, 1956.
First appearance of Madeline’s Christmas, a special insert in the 1956 Christmas edition of McCall’s Magazine. 12 mo, original wrappers as issued. In very good condition with some light wear to the rear panel.
New York: The Viking Press, 1949.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated endpapers by the author. Inscribed by the author on the half title page, “For Clifford J. Fletcher Ludwig Bemelmans.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
New York: The Viking Press, 1957.
Signed limited edition of the third book in Bemelmans’ acclaimed Madeleine series. Quarto, original cloth. One of 985 copies signed by Ludwig Bemelmans. In fine condition. An exceptional example.
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.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.
First edition of this classic volume on investing; one of the all-time best-selling books in the field. Octavo, original half cloth. Pages tanned, fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by Peter Lynch on the title page.
"A good portfolio is more than a long list of good stocks and bonds. It is a balanced whole, providing the investor with protections and opportunities with respect to a wide range of contingencies": Rare First Edition of Markowitzs Landmark Work Portfolio Selection; Inscribed by Him
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1959.
First edition of the economist’s work, which revolutionized modern investment theory and practice. Octavo, original blue cloth. Inscribed by Harry Markowitz on the title page. Light wear, else near fine in a very good dust jacket. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.