The Rifle in America.
Saltanstall, Leverett] Philip B. Sharpe.$175.00
Item Number: 2065
New York: Morrow, 1938.
First edition. Folio. Inscribed by Philip Sharpe. Also, an inscription from Massachusetts Governor and later Senator Leverett Saltanstall to his son William for Christmas 1942. in very good condition.
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Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Amartya Sen's Copy of On Economic Theory and Capitalism; With his Signature and Inscribed to Him
Oxford: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1955.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Nobel Prize-winning economist Amartya Sen’s copy with his name “A.K. Sen Trinity College Cambridge” on the half title page. Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Sen, “For Amartiya With the confidence that he will plan the dynamic economy, of a socialist and peaceful India. With best wishes, Arif Cambridge 8 May 1955.” In very good condition.
Coloniae: Iohannem Gymnicum, 1529.
Rare edition, a sound, complete copy, lacking only the final blank. Title within pictorial woodcut border. Octavo, contemporary blind-tooled calf over wooden boards, dated 1534 in blind, brass clasps, minor statins and soiling and some early penned marginalia. Also bound in are three additional works, De Civilitate Morum Puerilium; Plutarch. De Liberis Educandis; and Horatius Flaccus.
Venezia: Pecora, 1744.
First edition. Large Quarto. Tome Quatrieme (Volume 4), contemporary vellum. Thirty-six finely engraved plates printed in sepia. Text in parallel columns of Italian and French. Some shelfwear and soiling, generally clean and sound internally.
London: Collins, 1982.
First edition, first printing of the third book in the Richard Sharpe series. Octavo. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author who has added the first lines of this book: “With all best wishes- A pale horse seen a mile away at sunrise means the night is over. Bernard Cornwell””