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.
"Good questions outrank easy answers": Economics: An Introductory Analysis; Signed by Paul A. Samuelson
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1948.
First edition reprint of the original 1948 first edition of this influential text by the father of modern economics. Octavo, original boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page, “Paul A. Samuelson MIT, 2007.” Its fundamental impact on the opinions and approaches of today’s most influential economists is extraordinary. Upon publication this text immediately became the authority for the principles of economics courses. The book continues to be the standard-bearer for principles courses, and continues to be a clear, accurate, and interesting introduction to modern economics principles. The New York Times considered Samuelson to be the “foremost academic economist of the 20th century”.
"The smaller the unit of government and the more restricted the functions assigned government, the less likely it is that its actions will reflect special interests rather than the general interest": First Edition of Free to Choose; Signed by Milton and Rose Friedman
New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1980.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Milton Friedman and signed by Rose Friedman. Bottom boards rubbed and some scattered foxing to the edges, in a near fine dust jacket. Housed in a custom half morocco box. Rare signed and inscribed.
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.