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THE WORLD AS I SEE IT, Albert Einstein, Tran by Alan Harris


1 Albert Einstein, Tran by Alan Harris THE WORLD AS I SEE IT
New York Covici Friede 1934 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Very Good in a Good price clipped dust jacket. Jacket has multiple large chips on front, back and spine and is edge worn. Rare with the dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 84875 
Price: 859.20 USD

 
ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, Ken Kesey


6 Ken Kesey ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST
New York The Viking Press 1962 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Near Fine in a Very Good original dust jacket. Price clipped jacket. Jacket and book are both first state -- first state dust jacket with the Kerouac blurb and the unrevised text and in the book on page 9 the uncorrected reference to the "fool Red Cross woman and and with "It's the plump Red Cross woman named Gwen-doe-lin, with the blond hair the patients are always arguing about." on pp. 85-86.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 87481 
Price: 2640.00 USD

 
 
ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE, Gabriel Garcia Marquez


2 Gabriel Garcia Marquez ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE
New York Harper & Row 1970 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Signed by Author
Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Second state, jacket with a "." instead of an exclamation mark at the end of the first paragraph on the front flap; price is unclipped. Jacket is in very nice shape overall though on the rear panel there is two tears inexpertly repaired with tape else a Near Fine copy. ; A Signed copy. Inscribed and dated in 1991 on the dedication page by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; Signed by Author 87358 
Price: 2875.20 USD

 
STRIDE TOWARD FREEDOM, Martin Luther King Jr.


7 Martin Luther King Jr. STRIDE TOWARD FREEDOM
New York Harper & Brothers 1958 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Signed by Author
Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Signed by author on front end page. Spine has a few tears and a large chip at crown, some edge wear with light soiling on back of jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 85639 
Price: 2875.20 USD

 
 
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Harper Lee


3 Harper Lee TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
New York J. B. Lippincott 1960 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover 
Copyright page states "Second Impression." in a the scarce original dust jacket. Second Printing stated on the front flap with the $3.95 price and lacks the Pulitzer Prize seal found on later printings. The title. Chips and creasing to the edges of the front panel and spine, affecting the author and publisher's name. Small stains present at the edge of the front panel and spine on the verso of the jacket. The original price of $3.95 is present on the front flap. Good in a Good dust jacket. Previous owner's inscription inked out to the front paste-down. An area of paper adhesion on the front endpaper. ; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 87357 
Price: 1488.00 USD

 
THE INDIAN EMPIRE. EIGHT VOLUME SET. It's History, Topography, Government, Finance, Commerce and Staple Products, Martin, R. Montgomery


8 Martin, R. Montgomery THE INDIAN EMPIRE. EIGHT VOLUME SET. It's History, Topography, Government, Finance, Commerce and Staple Products
London London Printing and Publishing Co. Ltd. N.D. First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Very Good in boards. Edge wear to boards and bumped with some additional wear to crown and heel of spines. Light soiling with a few chips and small tears. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 87886 
Price: 1147.20 USD

 
 
FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE Easton Press, Ian Fleming


4 Ian Fleming FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE Easton Press
Norwalk, Connecticut Easton Press 1990 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Very Good Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 87375 
Price: 144.00 USD

 
14 VOLUMES OF GREAT COMMANDERS: FARRAGUT, TAYLOR, JACKSON, GREENE, JOHNSTON, SCOTT, WASHINGTON, LEE, HANCOCK, SHERIDAN, GRANT, SHERMAN, AND THOMAS, Wilson, James Grant, edited by ; Farragut, Taylor, Jackson, Greene, Johnston, Scott, Washington, Lee, Hancock, Sheridan, Grant, Sherman, and Thomas


9 Wilson, James Grant, edited by ; Farragut, Taylor, Jackson, Greene, Johnston, Scott, Washington, Lee, Hancock, Sheridan, Grant, Sherman, and Thomas 14 VOLUMES OF GREAT COMMANDERS: FARRAGUT, TAYLOR, JACKSON, GREENE, JOHNSTON, SCOTT, WASHINGTON, LEE, HANCOCK, SHERIDAN, GRANT, SHERMAN, AND THOMAS
New York D. Appleton and Company First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Limited to 1000 copies; these are all copy 126. Very good or better. Owner name plate in each volume. Tan linen boards with paper spine label, top edge gilt and with clean and bright steel engravings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 88468 
Price: 1339.20 USD

 
 
THE WRITINGS OF JOHN MUIR [10 Volumes. Sierra Edition, with Handwritten Manuscript Page], John Muir


5 John Muir THE WRITINGS OF JOHN MUIR [10 Volumes. Sierra Edition, with Handwritten Manuscript Page]
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1916-1924 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Signed by Author
10 volume set. Bound in green cloth with gold lettering and California poppy on the covers. Leather labels on the spines, also with gold lettering. Volumes 1-8 have brown leather labels; volumes 9-10 have dark green labels. (but they are numbered 1-10). Volumes 9-10 are bound in a cloth that is one or two shades darker green than the others. Volumes 1-8 have the bookplate of Charles Edwin Fox on the inside front cover. (since they were issued several years after the others. ) Volume 1. Boyhood and Youth - Walk to the Gulf. 1917. 427 pages. Inserted page at the front signed but publisher stating that this copy is "one of the first impression" of the Sierra Edition, supplied to Charles Edwin Fox. Dated 1920. There is a half-page of the original manuscript, in John Muir's hand, tipped in at the front. It is a part of Mountains of California, chapter 9, describing a squirrel. Volume 2. My First Summer in the Sierra. 1917. 271 pages. Volume 3. Travels in Alaska. 1917. 398 pages. Volume 4. Mountains of California I. 1917. 300 pages. Volume 5. Mountains of California II. 1917. 308 pages. Volume 6. Our National Parks. 1917. 399 pages. Volume 7. The Cruise of the Corwin. 1918. 303 pages. Volume 8. Steep Trails. 1918. 390 pages. Volume 9. The Life and Letters I. 1923, 398 pages. Volume 10. The Life and Letters II. 1924. 453 pages. Overall very good condition. Clean and square, without stains or marks. Scuffing on the labels on the spine adds character, rather than detracting. This is the Sierra Edition of Muir's works, including the final 2 volumes which are ofter not seen with set. The same publishers also put out a Manuscript Edition of Muir's works with a piece of Muir's handwritten manuscript. A bright and attractive set. Illustrated. Published from 1916 - 1924. The set consists of "Boyhood and Youth--Walk to the Gulf" vol. 1 , "My First Summer in the Sierra" vol. 2 , "Travels in Alaska" vol. 3, "The Mountains of California" vol. 4 & 5, "Our National Parks" vol. 6 , "The Cruise of the Corwin" vol. 7 , "Steep Trails" vol. 8, and "The Life and Letters" vol. 9 & 10; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 87265 
Price: 1910.40 USD

 
FOURTEEN LESSONS IN YOGI PHILOSOPHY AND ORIENTAL OCCULTISM, Yogi Ramacharaka


10 Yogi Ramacharaka FOURTEEN LESSONS IN YOGI PHILOSOPHY AND ORIENTAL OCCULTISM
Chicago, IL Yoga Publication Society 1904 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Very Good in a Good dust jacket. Spine has a 1 inch chip across spine. 1 inch chip to top right front panel. Rare in a dust jacket. ; 12mo - over 6" - 7" 88589 
Price: 667.20 USD

 


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