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For most serious book collectors, a connection to the original source of the work is what they seek. A first edition is one of the earliest, and therefore, most original versions of a written work. A signature creates an even greater connection. The same hand that wrote the book signed it as evidence, or the subject of a biography attests to its validity with their name. For more information and even more signed books click here.

A la recherche du temps perdu by PROUST Marcel

Paris: Grasset |&Nrf, 1913. Fine. Grasset &Nrf, Paris 1913-1927, 12,5x19cm pour le premier volume & 13x19,5cm pour le second & 14,5x19,5cm pour les suivants, 13 volumes brochés. - Édition originale de première émission pour Du côté de chez Swann,…

From Rare Books Le Feu Follet -


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…

From Dale Steffey Books, ABAA



London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited, [1939]., 1939. First edition. First edition. Signed and inscribed on the title page in ink by the author to fellow mystery writer and journalist Wayne Warga, "Wayne Warga from Eric Ambler. Los Angeles, 25 Febr…



Moby Dick by Melville, Herman; Kent, Rockwell [Illustrations]

New York: The Lakeside Press, 1930. First Edition Thus. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition thus, limited to 1,000 copies. Three volumes in publisher's acetate jackets, in aluminum slipcase. Presentation copy signed by Rockwell Kent on the front free…

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA


Small Collection of Signed and Inscribed Books and Photographs by CASTRO, Fidel

1985. Very Good. A collection that includes three Signed and Inscribed books, two Inscribed photographs and an Autograph Note in English Signed. The books (two in wrappers, the third an embossed leatherette hardcover) are generally very good with toning…

From Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA


Linky from Winston S.C 1 Jan 1906" - Lord Randolph Churchill, Winston S. Churchill's biography of his father inscribed and dated by Winston to his lifelong friend, confidante, and best man at his wedding, Hugh Cecil, the day before publication by Winston S. Churchill

London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1906. First edition, only printing. Hardcover. This is the first edition of Churchill's biography of his father, inscribed on the day before publication to Churchill's lifelong friend, confidante, and best man at his we…

From Churchill Book Collector


Dune - Autographed by Frank Herbert by Herbert, Frank

This is a 7th printing of the 1st edition by Chilton Book Company from 1965. There were nine such printings of that 1st edition. The book is in Fine Condition. The dustjacket is in Good Condition with slight edge wear and the price clipped from the upper …

From Bookdog


The Sacrilege of Alan Kent / Le Sacrilège d'Alan Kent (Photos!) by Alexander Calder, Erskine Caldwell

"The Sacrilege of Alan Kent / Le Sacrilège d'Alan Kent" by Erskine Caldwell (translated to French by Marcel Duhamel) is illustrated with 20 original color etchings by Alexander Calder, of which 5 are double-page etchings (including cover wrapper). Loose …

From Pyramid Collection



Berlin: S. Fischer, 1922. First Edition. Wraps. Owner name of George Goetz dated 1939 on the front endpaper well above Hesse's inscription with a small stain at the bottom corner well below Hesse's inscription. A few marginal pencil notations, likely by …

From Charles Agvent


A Gathering of Novels by Louisa May Alcott - With an Inscription by Alcott by Alcott,Louisa May

Boston. Roberts Brothers. 1885-1890. Bound in High Victorian, gilt titled, pictorial decorated cloth over boards.Blind embossed branch design to covers. Gilt Title panels with elaborate gilt and red fleurettes to spines.Decorative endsheets in green clot…

From Heldfond Book Gallery, ABAA-ILAB


BOUND FOR GLORY by Guthrie, Woody

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1943. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good; with a Very Good dust jacket. Edge wear to jacket, including a few chips. Two scuffs to paper at jacket rear panel. Minor foxing. Crease to bottom corner…

From Evolving Lens Bookseller


Doc Craven's Tribute - The Legends of Springbok Rugby 1889-1989 - Limited Edition 578/1000 Signed by 130 Legendary Players by K. Clayton (Editor)

South Africa: KC Publications, 1989 Limited Edition 578/1000. Signed by approximately 130 top rugby players. Abundant biographies and photographs. A collector's item. ---------- Orders over $100.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. …

From Eaglestones


De La Terre a la Lune by Jules Verne

French novelist, poet and playwright (1828-1905), and writer of several highly successful fantasy and travel novels, later taken to film. His book "De la Terre a la Lune", one of his most successful novels, signed by him on the first title page. Early ed…

From Tamino Autographs


Tragedy and Hope - A History of the World in Our Time by Quigley, Carroll [Signed]

New York: Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1966. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed and inscribed by Carroll Quigley upon half-title page. xi,[1],1348 pages. Index. "Shows th…



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