First Edition of Peter Matthiessen's Wildlife in America; Signed by Him
Wildlife in America.
Item Number: 17011
New York: Viking Press, 1959.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Peter Matthiessen on the title page. Fine in a very good dust jacket with some wear and tear.
"Wilflife in America should be the number one source volume for everyone who embraces the philosophy of conservation" (Roger Tory Peterson).
Other Books by this Author
New York: North Point, 2001.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Peter Matthiessen on the title page.
"The sun coming hard around the world: the island rises from the sea, sinks, rises, holds": First Edition of Far Tortuga; Signed by Peter Matthiessen
New York: Random House, 1975.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Peter Matthiessen on the title page. Near fine in an excellent price-clipped dust jacket that is lightly rubbed.
New York: Modern Library, 2008.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "For ____ ______ with kind Regards, Peter Matthiessen 11/22/2013."
"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.