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Typed Letter Signed: The enchanted Princess's first automobile ride

by KELLER, Helen

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Published
1905
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First
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SIGNED by Helen Keller, a framed one-page typed lyrical letter describing her radiant joy riding in an automobile for the first time. This most unusual letter introduces us to the lighter side of Helen Keller, describing an adventure with the confident, benevolent, joyous self-flaunting of a child. "Thanks to your wonderful machine, which brought me home so swiftly on a… Read more
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Milton Friedman SIGNED Autobiographical Letter

by FRUEDMAN, Milton

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Published
1981
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Fine
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SIGNED Autobiographical Letter by Milton Friedman, explaining his own affiliation with the Boy Scouts, in the Rahway, NJ. chapter, which he helped start when he "was about eleven or twelve." Written in 1981 on Hoover Institution stationery. Friedman was st the time a Senior Fellow at Hoover. Here he writes an autobiographical letter detailing a not easily documented part of… Read more
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Capitalism and Freedom

by FRIEDMAN, Milton

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1962
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Near Fine
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First
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Rare First Edition of Friedman's canonical defense of classical, 19 Century liberalism. Here Milton Friedman provides his first and definitive statement of his immensely influential economic philosophy, "one in which competitive capitalism serves as both a device for achieving economic freedom and a necessary condition for political freedom." This copy, in the ORIGINAL publisher's blue cloth, has some neat underlinings… Read more
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Long Shot

by PIAZZA, Mike

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2015
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As New
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First
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$188.00

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SIGNED by Mike Piazza, perfect condition! "Think," muses Hall of Famer Mike Piazza in his epilogue to Long Shot, "how much simpler things would be if, instead of complicated laws and ordinances, we all followed the Ten Commandments." Unopened, unread Signed First Edition copy of Mike's bestseller. "As he played angry, so he writes angry. He peevishly logs grudges, typically… Read more
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A Life in Leadership

by WHITEHEAD, John C

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2005
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Near Fine
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Second Printing
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$58.00

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SIGNED second printing of Whitehead's memoirs from Goldman Sachs to chairman of Lower Manhattan Development Corporation after 9 11. A very near fine signed copy with no other wwritings or markings save for Whitehead's inscription to "a great leader in his own right." Book #P5b110. $58. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Capitalism the Creator

by SNYDER, Carl

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Published
1941
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Very Good
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SIGNED, INSCRIBED AND DATED by author Carl Snyder, whose "thesis is that there is one way, and only one way, that any people in all history have ever risen from barbarism and poverty to affluence and culture, and that is by that concentrated and highly organized system of production and exchange which we call Capitalistic." Seventh printing in extremely good… Read more
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Liberty and the Great Libertarians

by SPRADING, Charles T (editor)

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Published
1995
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Fine
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First
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All books are sanitized and cleaned for your protection before mailing. Fox and Wilkes First Edition printing of this classic of liberty, a collection of essays on liberty by diverse thinkers as Thomas Paine, Oscar Wilde, Thoreau, Shaw and others, originally published in 1913. A fine copy in a bright jacket with a few tiny stains. Book #P3105. $48. We… Read more
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Planned Chaos

by VON MISES, Ludwig

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Published
1947
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Near Fine
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First
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Great Investment! First English Language Edition of Von Mises' Planned Chaos, originally conceived as an epilogue to his earlier work on Socialism, in rare dust jacket. A Near-fine copy in a complete jacket with only minor chipping. Belongs in every library of freedom and capitalism. Book #P5b107. $698. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, hisory and science.
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How to Get Rich

by TRUMP, Donald

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2004
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SIGNED by Donald Trump. MATCHLESS UNread SIGNED without perspnalization First edition copy of Trump's 2004 bestseller, where he discusses everything from politics to "Trump Place," (now no longer called that) to his tenure at "The Apprentice." No writings or markings of any kind and opened only by "The Donald" for his signature. Book #P2102. $298. We specialize in rare Ayn… Read more
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A Dictionary of the English Language

by JOHNSON, Samuel

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Published
1785
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Very Good
Edition
Sixth
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The last edition to be edited by Johnson himself, presented is Sixth Edition of Samuel Johnson's "most amazing, enduring and endearing one-man feat in the field of lexicography… The preface ranks among Johnson's finest writings… It is the dictionary itself which justifies Noah Webster's statement that 'Johnson's writings had, in philology, the effect which Newton's discoveries had in mathematics" (PMM… Read more
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The Seekers

by BOORSTIN, Daniel J

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Published
1998
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Fine
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"We all want to know why. Man is the asking animal." Coveted, highly collectible First Edition, First Printing copy of Boorstin's bestseller. Signed without inscription on the title page by the author. A lovely, unread copy, opened only by Boorstin for his signature. Book #P5a127. $48. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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The Pete Rose Story: An Autobiography

by ROSE, Pete

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Published
1970
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Fine
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First
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SIGNED (sans personalization) on front flyleaf, this is a first edition of The Pete Rose Story in lovely condition. The book is square and tight with no writings or markings of any kind save author's signature. The UNclipped dust jacket is bright and complete, remarkably with no edgewear, with finger-handling evidence on back panel. Book #P5150. $125. We specialize in… Read more
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Ta Ta, Tan Tan [Fight fight, talk talk]

by CHU, Valentine [REAGAN, Ronald]

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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First
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Does Communist China lie? Inscribed to Ronald Reagan by the author. A fine First Edition copy of Ta Ta, Tan Tan [Fight fight, talk talk] in a gently chipped jacket. The inscription to President Reagan reads "To Ronald Reagan--who is wise enough to fight for freedom lest he loses it! With best wishes" Accompanying the book is a copy of… Read more
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Shaker, Why Don't You Sing?

by ANGELOU, Maya

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Published
1963
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First
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UNmatched value! Splendid First Edition of Anglou's elusive fourth book of poetry, Shaker is boldly inscribed by the author on front flyleaf. Book #P5104. $128. Signed Library-Quality books at favorable prices. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history and science.
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Fighters for Freedom

by READ, Harlan, Eugene

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Published
1946
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First
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Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. FIGHTERS FOR FREEDOM. First Edition, Inscribed by Read on the front flyleaf. Read is best known for his two earlier books, Read's Salesmanship and The Abolition of Inheritance. In these brief stories, written in first person to readers, he recounts the battles for liberty--"The inspiring story of Men and Women… Read more
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