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Concord Free Press, 2013.
First edition of the photographic work, which looked at the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy on the Rockaways in Queens, New York. Edited with an introduction by Hamilton Fish. Essays and reporting by Daniel Borrero, Christopher Carr, Luke Hammill, Mary Norris and Joshua Ogogo. Oblong quarto, original illustrated wrappers, photographs throughout. In fine condition.
"It is sometimes instructive to look back and see how destiny gave us a kick here, and fate a shove there, that sent us in the right direction at the proper time": First Macmillan's Pocket Classics Edition of Winston Churchill's The Crisis
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1922.
First Macmillan’s Pocket Classics edition of Winston Churchill’s The Crisis, his fourth novel and the best-selling book in the United States in 1901. 16mo, original cloth, engraved frontispiece portrait of Abraham Lincoln. In near fine condition.
"The Old Man was only a little surprised because he was by now well accustomed to inexplicable events": First edition of Graham Green's The Last Word and Other Stories
London: Reinhardt Books, 1990.
First edition of Greene’s later collection of short stories. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
New York: Covici Friede, 1934.
First edition of Rivera’s tribute to America with over 50 black-and-white plates of scenes from his major American murals after photographs by Walker Evans, Lucienne Bloch and others. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. In near fine condition.
"And so I am a revolutionary, and a most reluctant one": First Edition of Edward Teller's The Reluctant Revolutionary
Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1960.
First edition of Teller’s classic work on the role of the scientist in the nuclear age. Octavo, original cloth. In good condition.
"The Architect, by his arrangement of forms, realizes an order which is a pure creation of his spirit": First edition exhibition catalog from the Yale University School of Architecture
New Haven: Yale School of Architecture, 2008.
First edition catalog of the Painting the Glass House exhibition organized by The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum with the Yale School of Architecture. Octavo, original wrappers as issued, illustrated with photographs. In fine condition.
London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1966.
First edition of the only play by the Nobel Prize-winning author. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Alan Ball.
"A fitting name for it might be telemort, or to keep it all greek telethanasia": First edition of Nabokov's Tragicomedy The Waltz Invention
New York: Phaedra Publishers, Inc, 1966.
First American edition of Nabokov’s prophetic tragicomedy. Octavo, original blue cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1948.
First edition of Caldwell’s sensational American tragedy. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in the original price-clipped dust jacket with a chip to the crown of the spine. Jacket design by Robert Graves.
New York: Hyperion, 2002.
First edition of Greenlaw’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Linda Greenlaw on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"Her childhood passed festively, securely, and gaily, as was the custom in our country": Rare first America edition of Vladimir Nabokov's A Russian Beauty and Other Stories
New York: McGraw-Hill International, 1973.
First American edition of this collection of short stories originally published in Russian. Translated by Dmitri Nabokov and Simon Karlinksy. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Stan Skardinski. Photographic portrait of Nabokov on the rear panel by Halsman. A very clean example.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2002.
Early printing of this wonderfully illustrated work by the author of Jumanji. Quarto, original cloth, illustrated throughout. Signed by Chris Van Allsburg on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
"The gospels tell us the sublimest mysteries of our faith": First Edition of Thomas Merton's The Living Bread
New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1956.
First edition of Merton’s work on the sacrament of the Eucharist. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.