Special List 273: Miscellany of 187 Relatively Recent Portuguese PublicationsPublished on 22 Aug. 2017
Miscellany of 187 Relatively Recent Portuguese Publications, including bibliography and books about books, reference, linguistics, heraldry, art, art history, architecture, photography, cinema, cartography, paleography, philately, history, biography, travel, science, history of science, medicine, mathematics, politics, political science, social sciences, law, religion, theology, education, literature, literary criticism, poetry, theater, fiction, children's books, music, food[...] Read more
Fall 2016 – From Aristotle to A.A. MilnePublished on 24 June 2017
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our Fall 2016 catalog featuring a fine selection of recent arrivals and collection highlights including one of the earliest presentation copies of James Joyce’s Ulysses inscribed to Lewis Galantiere, an exceptionally rare hand corrected speech with additions and edits in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s own hand, an inscribed first edition of Albert Einstein’s The Evolution of Physics, and a signed extra limited edition of Winnie-The-Pooh inscribed with an original poem by A.A. Milne. Other highlights include a rare first edition in English of Dante’s Divine Comedy, a first edition of The Godfather inscribed by Mario Puzo to his editor Bill Targ, and a first edition, first issue of Political debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas. As always, we are dedicated to assisting you in building your own collection or selecting the perfect gift with gift wrapping services available upon request.[...] Read more
Spring 2016 – From Darwin to DallowayPublished on 24 June 2017
Browse our extensive Spring 2016 catalog of fine and rare books. We have curated for you a collection that includes an extremely rare presentation copy of Darwin’s On the Origin of Species, inscribed first editions of the reclusive Thomas Pynchon, and a rare signed portrait of Charles Dickens. Other highlights include a first edition of Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, an inscribed first edition of The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand, and a first edition of How to Trade in Stocks by Jesse Livermore in the rare original dust jacket. Within these pages, you will discover not only classics of adult and children’s literature, but also landmark books regarding scientific discoveries, politics, economics, sport, and exploration.[...] Read more
Holiday Gift IdeasPublished on 24 June 2017
There are few gifts that are as lasting and appreciated as a rare book. Within this catalog, we offer some gift suggestions for every book lover on your holiday gift list. Whether it is a beloved childhood book that turned them on to the joys of reading or a favorite title they read in high school or college, people treasure these books like a close friend.
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