First Edition of The Magic of Reality; Signed by Richard Dawkins
The Magic of Reality: How We Know What’s Really True.
Item Number: 6009
New York: Free Press, 2011.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"The Magic of Reality is persuasive whatever one's age ... the chapter on rainbows has the clearest explanation of how they appear that I've ever seen" (The Financial Times).
Other Books by this Author
London: Bantam Press, 2013.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page.
New York: Free Press, 2009.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"The only watchmaker is the blind forces of physics": First Edition of The God Delusion; Signed by Richard Dawkins
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2006.
First edition of this best-selling work by English biologist Richard Dawkins. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Oxford: W.H. Freeman and Company, 1982.
First edition of Dawkins’ sequel to The Selfish Gene, and is considered his principal contribution to evolutionary theory. Octavo, original green cloth. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Perry Smith.
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.
"Like all Israelis, I yearn for peace. I see the utmost importance in taking all possible steps that will lead to a solution of the conflict with the Palestinians": First Edition of Warrior: An Autobiography; Inscribed by Ariel Sharon
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.
First edition of Sharon’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth, illustrated. Inscribed and dated by Ariel Sharon on the half-title page. Laid in a lecture announcement by Sharon. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Lawrence Ratzkin.
New York: Adelphi Publishers, 1934.
First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. Inscribed and dated by the author on the front free endpaper, “To Mr. Alden A. Potter with the compliments and good wishes of Irving Fisher November, 1941.” Near fine in the rare dust jacket that has a small chip to the crown and light rubbing to the exterior. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
Cambridge: Blackwell, 1991.
Second edition of the economist’s ground breaking work. Octavo, original black cloth. Inscribed by the author, “Dear Mike: Thank you for your interest and attention. Best Wishes Harry Markowitz.” In near fine condition, without the dust jacket.