Fitzgerald's only stage play, inscribed to a college friend
Fitzgerald, F. Scott.
The Vegetable (Inscribed First Edition)
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. First Edition. Warmly inscribed by the author on the first blank: "1928 Princeton For Chad Davis from his devoted friend F Scott Fitzgerald." A.... (Item #2527)
The novel's first appearance in English, following its infamous obscenity trial
London: Vizetelly & Co., 1886. First English language edition. Octavo: [2, publisher’s ad], [i-vii], viii-xxii, 383; complete with the frontispiece and four illustrations. Original publisher’s blue-green cloth binding with gilt..... (Item #1886)
The first appearance of the novel in English, following its infamous obscenity lawsuit
London: Vizetelly & Co., 1886. First English language edition. Octavo: [2, publisher’s ad], [i-vii], viii-xxii, 383; complete with the frontispiece and four illustrations. Original publisher’s blue-green cloth binding with gilt..... (Item #1908)
How many Pulitzer Prize winning manuscripts from the 20th century still remain in private hands?
The Author's Original Typed Manuscript...
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1941 - 1943. The author's original hand-corrected typescript for his most important work, "Journey in the Dark," which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1944. Donated... (Item #1098)
London: Jonathan Cape, 1965. First edition. Second issue binding, without the gilt gun to the upper board. Spine cocked with minor shelfwear to crown and foot. Scattered spotting to edges... (Item #2556)
A work on women's education that helped the Society of Friends evolve into one of the more gender-progressive Christian denominations
The Woman Learning in Silence...
London: Printed for Thomas Simonds, 1656. First Edition. About Near Fine pamphlet in modern paper wrappers, measuring 139 x 174 mm. Internally complete, with minor paper loss to title page... (Item #2286)
An excellent copy of this important early work by Franklin
Political, Miscellaneous and Philosophical Pieces...
London: Printed for J. Johnson, 1779. First edition. A lovely copy of this important work by Franklin. Bound in contemporary tree calf, recently rebacked to style. Occasional browning or spotting... (Item #1698)
A life-changing novel and Nobel Prize winner's masterpiece
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel
Cien Anos de Soledad
Buenos Aires: Editorial Sudamericana, 1967. First edition. Octavo; illustrated wrappers; 351pp, . A Very Good+ copy. Some creasing to the spine and faint writing marks on the rear wrapper (as... (Item #2535)
A moth eaten mink, a distressed waitress, and a murder victim make one of Perry Mason's most shocking cases
Gardner, Erle Stanley
Perry Mason in the Case...
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1952. First edition. Original publisher's cloth binding stamped in black on spine and front board. Some bumping and shelf wear to bottom extremities. In... (Item #2645)
Rare presentation copy of this science fiction cornerstone
Ralph 124 C41+: A Romance...
Boston: The Stratford Company, 1925. First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed on the front end paper: "With the compliments of the author H Gernsback 1925." Bookplate on the front paste down... (Item #1083)