The Locked Room.
Item Number: 3288
Los Angeles: Sun & Moon Press, 1986.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. One of 26 numbered signed copies, this copy is unnumbered, but is signed by Auster. Additionally signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Other Books by this Author
"It was a wrong number that started it": First edition of the Folio Society edition of Paul Auster's New York Trilogy; Signed by Him
London: The Folio Society, 2008.
First edition of the Folio Society edition of Paul Auster’s New York Trilogy. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Paul Auster on the title page. Fine in a fine slipcase. Illustrated by Tom Burns.
Los Angeles: Sun and Moon, 1985-86.
First editions of Paul Auster’s detective novels, each signed by him on the title page. Octavo, original cloth. City of Glass in first-state dust jacket, with no publisher’s device at spine foot. Each are signed by Paul Auster on the title page. Each are fine in a fine dust jackets. An exceptional set.
“He felt all at once like an ineffectual moth, fluttering at the windowpane of reality, dimly seeing it from outside": First Edition of Philip K. Dick's Ubik; Signed by Him
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1969.
First edition of one of Philip K. Dick’s most acclaimed novels. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Philip K. Dick on the title page. A touch of rubbing, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing. Jacket design by Peter Rauch. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Rare and desirable signed.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1919.
First edition of Wells’s modern retelling of the story of Job. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by H.G. Wells on the half-title page. In very good condition with light rubbing.
First Edition of Stephen King's The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger; Inscribed by Both King and the Illustrator Michael Whelan
West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant Publisher, Inc, 1982.
First edition of the author’s first book in his acclaimed Dark Tower Series. Octavo, original cloth, pictorial endpapers, illustrated by Michael Whelan. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page in the year of publication, “To Bob- Welcome to the weird, weird West! Stephen King 7/25/82.” Also inscribed the illustrator, “To Bob Happy (Strange) Trails! Michael Whelan ’86.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1985.
First edition of Sagan’s science fiction work which deals with the theme of contact between humanity and a more technologically advanced, extraterrestrial life form. Octavo, original half cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author on the title page in the month of publication, “For Jenny and Steve with best wishes and warm regards Carl 4/26/85.” The recipients Steve and Jenny Rock were friends of Carl Sagan. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of wear. Jacket design by Paul Bacon.