Recent Arrivals from Raptis Rare Books

Recent Arrivals from Raptis Rare Books

A Most Wanted Man.

A Most Wanted Man.

by Carre, John le

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2008
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2008. Signed limited first edition of this thriller espionage novel which was the inspiration for the 2014 film by the same name, starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, and Willem Dafoe. Octavo, original boards, red endpapers, original emerald silk ribbon laid in. One of one thousand copies signed by the author on the limitation page,… Read more about this item
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$175.00
Rybovich.

Rybovich.

by Rybovich, Pat

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2010
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San Francisco: Pat Rybovich Publishing, 2010. First edition of this wonderfully illustrated work. Oblong folio, bound in full leather, silver titles to the spine, front panel, all edges silver, illustrated. Signed three times by the author, twice on the title page, "All the best! Pat" and "Pat Rybovich 562/600 September 2, 2021" and on the copyright page, "Sept 2,… Read more about this item
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$975.00
The Looking-Glass War.

The Looking-Glass War.

by le Carre, John

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Published
1965
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London: Heinemann, 1965. First edition of the author's fourth novel. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a very good dust jacket with some toning to the spine. The Looking-Glass War is John Le Carre’s fourth George Smiley novel. Set in the early 1960s the cold war is in full swing, and the Department, a holdover from the WWII section of… Read more about this item
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Atlas Shrugged.

Atlas Shrugged.

by Rand, Ayn

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Published
1957
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New York: Random House, 1957. First edition of one of the most influential novels of the twentieth century. Large octavo, original green cloth, frontispiece stamped in gilt, spine stamped in black and gilt. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Jacket design by George Salter.
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All In: An Autobiography.

All In: An Autobiography.

by King, Billie Jean

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2021
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2021. First edition of the tennis champion's autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth. Boldly signed by Billie Jean King and twice by jacket illustrator Chip Kidd, on the front panel and again on the rear panel. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Chip Kidd.
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Recollections.

Recollections.

by Childs, George W. [William Tecumseh Sherman]

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1890
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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1890. George William Childs was an American publisher who co-owned the Public Ledger newspaper in Philadelphia with financier Anthony Joseph Drexel. A marketing genius, Childs was the first book publisher to use the now ubiquitous "blurb" endorsements by other famous persons and the creator of the now popularized author's book tour.
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Washington During War Time: A Series of Papers Showing the Military, Political, and Social Phases During 1861 to 1865.

Washington During War Time: A Series of Papers Showing the Military, Political, and Social Phases During 1861 to 1865.

by Benjamin, Marcus [William Tecumseh Sherman]

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1902
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Washington City: Committee on Literature for the Encampment, 1902. Of Grand Army Reunions, General William Tecumseh Sherman explained that "the object [of the reunion] is purely social, and designed to preserve the memories of war, and to cherish the friendships formed during that period of our national history." General Sherman loved army reunions, typically eschewing the uniform and insignia… Read more about this item
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Ceremony And Other Poems.

Ceremony And Other Poems.

by Wilbur, Richard

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1950
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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1950. First edition of this collection of poems by the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Jane and motherhood Aff'y inscribed Dick Wilbur Cambridge May 51." Also laid in is a sonnet broadside from Charlee and Richard Wilbur. Near fine… Read more about this item
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Michael Collins Signed Lunar Module Eagle Oversized Photograph.

Michael Collins Signed Lunar Module Eagle Oversized Photograph.

by Collins, Michael

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Oversized photograph of LMP Buzz Aldrin and the Lunar Module Eagle. Glossy color oversized photograph of LMP Buzz Aldrin working next to the Lunar Module Eagle during the Apollo 11 mission, with the Solar Wind Composition Experiment and the American flag visible to the left side. Boldly signed in silver by American astronaut Michael Collins, "Michael Collins Apollo XI… Read more about this item
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The Measure of Man.

The Measure of Man.

by King Jr., Martin Luther. [Coretta Scott King]

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1968
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Philadelphia/Boston: Pilgrim Press, 1968. First edition thus of this collection of King's two notable devotional addresses "What is Man?" and "The Dimensions of a Complete Life." 12mo, original cloth, illustrated with photographs by Kenneth Thompson, Wide World, and United Press International. Boldly signed by Coretta Scott King on the front free endpaper. Near fine in a very good dust… Read more about this item
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Selected Remarks.

Selected Remarks.

by Clinton, President William Jefferson [Bill] [Madeline Albright]

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Collection of speeches and addresses from the 47th president of the United States, all first edition; from the library of Secretary Madeleine Albright. Octavo, seven volumes, original cloth and wrappers. Secretary Madeline K. Albright's bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume. Association copies, inscribed by the President in 'Selected Remarks 2017' on the title page, "To Madeline with… Read more about this item
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Daniel Lizars 19th Century Map of the United States.

Daniel Lizars 19th Century Map of the United States.

by Lizars, Daniel

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[1828]
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Edinburgh: Published by D. Lizars, [1828].
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The Architecture of A. Palladio: In Four Books Containing a Short Treatise of the Five Orders, and the Most Necessary Observations Concerning All Sorts of Building; As Also The Different Construction of Private and Publick Houses, High-ways. Bridges, Market-places, Xystes, and Temples, with their Plans, Sections and Uprights.

The Architecture of A. Palladio: In Four Books Containing a Short Treatise of the Five Orders, and the Most Necessary Observations Concerning All Sorts of Building; As Also The Different Construction of Private and Publick Houses, High-ways. Bridges, Market-places, Xystes, and Temples, with their Plans, Sections and Uprights.

by Palladio, Andrea. Translated from the Italian by Giacomo Leoni

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1721
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London: Printed by John Darby for the Author, 1721. Rare second English edition of Leoni's English translation of Palladio's monumental work, containing new typesetting, but reusing the same plates from the first edition. Folio, two volumes bound in full contemporary polished calf with gilt titles and ruling to the spine in six compartments within raised bands, double gilt ruling… Read more about this item
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Taxi Driver Signed Movie Poster Photograph.

Taxi Driver Signed Movie Poster Photograph.

by Scorsese, Martin; Jodie Foster; Albert Brooks; Peter Boyle; Cybil Shepherd; Vincent Argo; Paul Schrader; Robert De Niro

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Glossy color photograph of the iconic Columbia Pictures Taxi Driver movie poster signed by Martin Scorsese, Harvey Keitel, Jodie Foster, Albert Brooks, Peter Boyle, Cybil Shepherd, Vincent Argo, and screenwriter Paul Schrader. In fine condition. The photograph measures 8 inches by 10 inches. A desirable assemblage of autographs from Scorsese's seminal film. Widely considered one of the greatest films… Read more about this item
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Men of Our Times or Leading Patriots of the Day. Being Narratives of the Lives and Deeds of Statesmen, Generals, and Orators. Including Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of Lincoln, Grant, Garrison, Sumner, Chase, Wilson, Greeley, Farragut, Andrew, Colfax, Stanoton, Douglass, Buckingham, Sherman, Sheridan, Howard, Phillips and Beecher.

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Hartford, Conn.: Hartford Publishing Co, 1868.
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$275.00
The Invisible Man: A Grotesque Romance.

The Invisible Man: A Grotesque Romance.

by Wells, H.G

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Published
1897
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London: C. Arthur Pearson Limited, 1897.
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A Fable.

A Fable.

by Faulkner, William

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Published
1954
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New York: Random House, 1954. First edition of the first novel to win both Pulitzer and National Book Award. Octavo, bound in full morocco by the Harcourt Bindery, gilt titles and tooling to the spine in six compartments within raised gilt bands, gilt ruling to the front and rear panels, gilt signature to the front panel, gilt inner dentelles… Read more about this item
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The Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians Macedonias and Grecians.

The Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians Macedonias and Grecians.

by Rollin, Charles [William Tecumseh Sherman]

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Published
1830
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New York: George Long, 1830. Charles Rollin was a French historian and educator who published important works on history and educational reform which discarded the medieval traditions that had been lingering in France and emphasized the study of national history.
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John Creasey Autograph Letter Signed.

John Creasey Autograph Letter Signed.

by Creasey, John [John Ball]

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August 9, 1967
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Bodenham, August 9, 1967. John Creasey was an English author known mostly for detective and crime novels but who also wrote science fiction, romance and westerns. He wrote more than six hundred novels using twenty-eight different pseudonyms and is recognized by the Guinness World Records as one of the most prolific writers in history. The seventh of nine children,… Read more about this item
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The True Ulysses S. Grant.

The True Ulysses S. Grant.

by King, Charles [William Tecumseh Sherman]

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Published
1914
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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1914.
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