Russian Books Summer 2011Published on 27 July 2011
Literature, music, the theatre, history, and politics, including works by Buturlin, Glinka, Grechaninov, Gogol, Lomonosov, Rimsky-Korsakov, Tolstoy, Pearl Buck, Ben Hecht, Kant, Doris Lessing, J.D. Salinger, August von Schlözer, Mary Shelley, J.R.R. Tolkien, H.G. Wells, and Walt Whitman.[...] Read more
Sommerfrische: Autographen - Widmungen - BücherPublished on 13 July 2011
95 autographs and dedication copies from all fields of interest: art, history, literature, music and sciences. Some highlights: autograph letters and manuscripts by Gottfried Benn, Sarah Bernhardt, Albert Renger-Patzsch, Rainer Maria Rilke, Martin Heidegger, Theodor Herzl, Marc Chagall (to Tristan Tzara), Richard Wagner, Martin Walser and Erich Kästner.[...] Read more
Erdbeeren. Selbst gepflückt. Autographen und Widmungen. Katalog 85Published on 17 June 2011
91 autographs mainly on literature, music, and philosophy from Baroque to the 20th century, among them handwritten letters and postcards by Lou Andreas-Salomé, Alexander Dyce ("the vile spirit of an autograph collector", Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, John Heartfield, Martin Heidegger, Hermann Hesse, Erich Kästner, Franz Marc, Rainer Maria Rilke (to Kurt Eisner), as well as two love letters of the later Admiral Canaris to his former American fiancée Edith Hill.[...] Read more
General Listing - Books about the American Civil WarPublished on 19 May 2011
A selection of over 240 items related to the American Civil War. They include manuscript letters from soldiers, Confederate imprints, first editions of memoirs, more recent histories and assessments, and fiction set during the war. Prices range from $20 to several thousands of dollars, and all items are illustrated.[...] Read more
Catalogue of early spanish booksPublished on 06 May 2011
Catalogue with a fine selection of early spanish books focused on History, Chronicles,Americana,literature.
Descriptions are in spanish but we can provide english descriptions upon request.
Manuscripts & Archives #4Published on 26 April 2011
A selection of 37 unique items including original manuscripts, drawings, and correspondence on a variety of topics including architecture, fashion, interior design, industrial design, mathematics, metallurgy, the California Gold Rush, and homosexual Catholic poetry.[...] Read more