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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910.
First edition of this collection of ghostly tales. Octavo, original cloth lettered in gilt. In near fine condition.
"Translation is one of those most fascinating and misprized of the arts": First edition of On Translation in the rare original dust jacket
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1959.
First edition of this extensive volume on translators, translating and works of translation. Octavo, original boards, near fine in a very good dust jacket.
Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing, 1925.
First edition of Wells’ work on the Malay jungle. Octavo, original orange cloth, frontispiece. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Uncommon in the original dust jacket,
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pierce, 1962.
Early printing of this novel regarding Palm Beach. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Theodore Pratt on the front free endpaper. Near fine in a good dust jacket.
First Edition of Kindleberger's The International Corporation; Inscribed by Him to Colleague Abe Siegel
Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1970.
First edition of this work by the famed economist. Octavo, original brown cloth. In near fine condition. Association copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper in the year of publication, “To Abe Siegal You paid for CPK April 1970.” The recipient Abe Siegel was the dean of the MIT Sloan School of Management and a colleague of Kindleberger.
New York: Random House, 1988.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Elaine Pagels on the title page. Some dusting to the top edge, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with a few small closed tears.
New York: Phaedra, 1965.
Advanced edition of the first edition of this short novel by the author of Lolita. Octavo, original wrappers. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Translated by Dmitri Nabokov.
"When she spoke like that he could have lifted the world on his shoulders": Rare first edition of Edith Wharton's Certain People
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1930.
First edition of this collection of six short stories. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with some wear to the extremities.
"The pursuit of grouse is more a passion that burns within than a sport to be enjoyed on one's day off": First edition of Grouse Magic; Signed by Nick Sisley
Privately Printed, 1981.
First edition of Sisley’s collection of stories related to grouse hunting. Octavo, original cloth with gilt titles to the spine and front panel, pictorial endpapers, illustrated by Earl Martz. One of 1500 copies privately printed, this is number 1373. Signed by the author on the limitation page, “Good shooting Nick Sisley.” With a grouse feather tipped in opposite the half-title page. In fine condition. Housed in the original slipcase which is in fine condition.
London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited, 1921.
First edition. Octavo, original green cloth, gilt titles to the spine. Frontispiece of George Duncan. Illustrated by photographs by G.W. Beldam. In near fine condition.
“One must not make too much of anything in life, good or bad": First Edition of Joseph Conrad's The Shadow-Line: A Confession
London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1917.
First edition, first issue of this Conrad novel, based at sea. Octavo, original cloth, with the Aldine House logo to the front panel. In near fine condition with light rubbing.
"I have been strolling and restrollling along the ancient wall - so perfect in its antiquity": First edition of Henry James' Transatlantic Sketches
Boston: James R. Osgood & Co, 1875.
First edition of James’ autobiographical collection of travel pieces. Octavo, original cloth, gilt titles and tooling to the spine. In good condition. A nice example of this important work.
First Edition of The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta; Inscribed by Nobel Prize-winning author Mario Vargas Llosa
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1986.
First edition of this novel by “one of the master storytellers of our time” (Denis Lynn Heyck, Chicago Tribune Book World). Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Mario Vargas Llosa. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Translated by Alfred MacAdam.
“War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good": First Edition of Jimmy Carter's Nobel Peace Prize Lecture; Signed by Him
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2002.
First edition of Jimmy Carter’s Nobel Peace Prize lecture. Small octavo, original cloth. Signed by Jimmy Carter on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Michael Accordino.
"Being an astute businessman, Ryder took great interest in the integrity of the matches that would later bear his name": First Edition of The Ryder Cup Meets the Monster; Inscribed by Dow Finsterwald, Jr.
The Ryder Cup Meets the Monster: A Collection of Words and Pictures Commemorating Golf’s Crown Jewel.
Bingham Farms, Michigan: Premiere Publishing LLC, 2004.
First edition of this work dedicated to ‘golf’s crown jewel’: The Ryder Cup. Quarto, original boards, illustrated throughout. Inscribed by Dow Finsterwald on the title page, “To Robert: Hope you enjoy ‘Golf’s greatest event,’ Best Wishes, Dow Finsterwald Jr.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket.