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Foundation Trilogy SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ( Foundation, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation ) by Asimov, Isaac

New York: Gnome Press, 1951. An exceptional and RARE set, all three books having been SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR Isaac Asimov to the same lady in the most intriguing and charming manner - "Foundation" SIGNED AND INSCRIBED "For Laura Jea…

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$20,000.00


Les Rois En Exil. Roman Parisien; together with Les Femmes D'Artistes ( ASSOCIATION COPIES) ) by Daudet, Alphonse

Paris: E. Dentu and Alphonse Lemerre , 1879. "Les Femmes D'Artistes" , Alphonse Lemerre, Paris, 1874 and "Les Rois En Exil. Roman Parisien", E Dentu, Paris, 1879, both books SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at 3rd front end page and…

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$12,500.00


Foundations of Economic Analysis by Samuelson, Paul Anthony

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1947. First Edition, First Printing of Samuelson's classic work on economics, in RARE dust jacket. Original red cloth with bright gilt lettering at spine, Near Fine, sun fading at top edge of spine, slight toning a…

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$9,500.00


(Presentation Copy) Historical and Statistical Information, Reflecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States . Parts I, III, and IV by Schoolcraft, Henry R.(owe) (1793-1864)

Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Company, 1851. "Collected and prepared under the direction of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, per Act of Congress of March 3d, 1847." Presentation Copies of Parts I, III, and IV only, each part a First Editi…

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$7,500.00


1884 Friendship Album of Teresa de Puelma Orrego, Santiago, Chile by Puelma de Orrego, Teresa (album amicorum)

Santiago, Chile: The Author, 1884. The friendship album of Teresa de Puelma Orrego (1861 -?), wife of Juan Antonio Orrego Gonzalez, Chile's Secretary of War from 1893-1894 and grandmother of the renowned Chilean composer Juan Antonio Orrego Salas. Bou…

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$7,500.00


(ASSOCIATION COPY) Abel Sanchez. Una Historia de Pasion by Unamuno, Miguel de

Madrid : Renacimiento, 1917. RARE. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at title page to Fernando Orrego (Puelma) and dated by author in year of publication (1917). Miguel de Unamuno's most famous novel, his re-telling of the story of Cain and Abel set in…

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$6,000.00


The Snowy Day by Keats, Jack Ezra

New York: Viking Press, 1963. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half-title page - " For Dana Ericson - best wishes Ezra Jack Keats". Stated Second printing February, 1963, with Caldecott Award medal front panel, $3.00 price with Caldecott mentio…

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$5,500.00


Schönheit im Olympischen Kampf ( Important Association Copy in Year of Publication ) by Riefenstahl, Leni

Berlin: im Deutschen Verlag,, 1937. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at half-title page - " Arthur Kiekebusch su wiedersehen 1937 herrlich (?) Leni Riefenstahl". Arthur Kiekebusch was a German production manager and director, best known for the 19…

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$5,000.00


The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. A New Edition. In Twelve Volumes by Gibbon, Edward

London: Printed for A. Strahan and T. Caddell, Jun. And W. Davies, in the Strand , 1797. The complete twelve volume set of Gibbon's "Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire", the "New Edition", published 1797. With engraved frontispi…

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$5,000.00


Security Analysis: Principles and Technique. by Graham, Benjamin; Dodd, David L

New York and London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1934. First Edition, Sixth Impression, 1934, stated at title page. Bound in original red cloth with black label and gilt lettering, Very Good. light wear at edges, faint traces of bookplate removal front past…

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$5,000.00


Observations on the Means of Preserving the Health of Soldiers and Sailors; and on the Duties of the Medical Department of the Army and Navy; with Remarks on Hospitals and Their Internal Arrangement. by Cutbush, Edward

Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson , 1808. FIRST EDITION of the First American work on naval medicine. Edward Cutbush ( 1772-1843 ) received his official naval commission as officer in the United States Navy on June 24, 1799, and was the first surgeon listed i…

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$5,000.00


In Color: Ten California Photographers at The Oakland Museum, 1983 (SIGNED offset lithograph poster) by Hockney, David

Oakland, CA: The Oakland Museum, 1983. Commissioned by the Oakland Museum for their 1983 exhibition, featuring an image of Hockney's original photo composite "Ian Swimming, Los Angeles, March 11th, 1982". SIGNED BY ARTIST David Hockney in …

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$5,000.00


The Sonnets of William Shakespeare by Shakespeare, William; Wood Engravings by Mary Kuper

Los Angeles: Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers,, 1974. #105 of 120 copies printed by Saul & Lillian Marks at The Plantin Press, Los Angeles, completed April 1974. "The entire edition subscribed for by Jacob Israel Zeitlin & Josephine ver B…

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$4,500.00


Important Collection of Robert K. Merton Books and Offprints SIGNED AND INSCRIBED to a Colleague and Friend by Robert K. Merton ( 1910-2003 )

1946-1998: Various Publishers An important collection of 14 separately titled items, 7 books and 7 offprints, spanning the years 1946-1998, all SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by Robert K. Merton (RKM) to his former student, friend, colleague and noted sociologist …

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$4,000.00


The History of England, from the Revolution in 1688, to the Death of George II: Designed as a continuation of Hume. Embellished with engravings on copper and wood, from original Designs. Six Volumes by T Smollett; John Thurston; George Wragge; David Hume

London: Printed for R. Scholey ... Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe ... B. Crosby & Co. ... London ; and J. Ballantyne & Co. Edinburgh, 1810. 1810-1811. Printer named in colophon ; v. 1-2, 5-6 printed by Ballantyne, v. 3-4 by Thomas Davison, London. V. 3-…

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$4,000.00


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