Rare First Edition of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Nobel Lecture; Signed by Him
The Nobel Lecture: The Solitude of Latin America.
Marquez, Gabriel Garcia.$20,000.00
Item Number: 63011
New York: Targ Editions, 1984.
First edition of Garcia Marquez’s Nobel Lecture. Original wrappers as issued. Signed by Garcia Marquez. Translated from the Spanish by Marina Castaneda. Exceptionally rare, especially signed.
Other Books by this Author
"It's enough to know that you and I exist at this moment": One Hundred Years of Solitude; Signed by the Translator Gregory Rabassa
New York: Harper Collins, 2014.
First edition of the re-issue of the Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s masterpiece. Octavo, original half cloth. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. Signed by the translator, Gregory Rabassa on the title page, who has added the classic quote from this novel, “It’s enough to know that you and I exist at this moment. Gregory Rabassa.” Fine in a fine dust jacket. The slipcase is in near fine condition.
"It's enough to know that you and I exist at this moment": One Hundred Years of Solitude; Signed by Gabriel Garcia Marquez and the Translator Gregory Rabassa
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1998.
First edition of Easton press edition of the Garcia Marquez’s masterpiece. Octavo, original full leather, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, front and rear panels, all edges gilt, ribbon bound in. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. Signed by both Gabriel Garcia Marquez and signed by the translator, Gregory Rabassa on the half-title page, who has added the classic quote from this novel, “It’s enough to know that you and I exist at this moment. Gregory Rabassa.” In fine condition. Illustrated by Alan Phillips. A unique example.
"The adventure is over. Everything gets over, and nothing is ever enough. Except the part you carry with you:" Rare First Edition of From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler; Signed by E.L. Konigsburg
New York: Atheneum, 1967.
First edition of the author’s Newbery Award-winning novel. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by E.L. Konigsburg on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Rare in this condition and signed.
"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. 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.
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.
"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.