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An Analysis of Worlds in Collision + Typed Letter Signed
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An Analysis of "Worlds in Collision" + Typed Letter Signed

by SAGAN, Carl

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"Neither the critics nor the proponents of Velikovsky have read him carefully; and I even seem to find some cases where Velikovsky has not read Velikovsky carefully. Perhaps this publication will help to clarify the issues." Rare stapled quarto full-length Sagan essay accompanied by a Typed Letter Signed on Cornell U stationery, addressed to Professor Marcello Truzzi of Eastern Michigan University in which Sagan discusses his forthcoming book The Dragons of Eden and its plea for "a better human use of all functions of the brain particularly including rational thought." Booklet and letter both fine. Most unusual signed Sagan. No writings or markings of any kind. Book #C2119. $875. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Seven Little Monsters
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Seven Little Monsters

by SENDAK, Maurice

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Used - Near Fine
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SIGNED without personalization by Sendak on Title Page. Stated First American Edition. Seven Little Monsters served as the basis for the Canadian-Chinese television production of the same name (2000-2007). Price in tact on cover. A very nearly fine copy with some toning to edges. Scarce signed Sendak. Book #P2134. $288. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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An Unsocial Socialist
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An Unsocial Socialist

by SHAW, George Bernard

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  • hardcover
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Used - Very Good+
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First
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Hardcover
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SIGNED by Shaw. Very rare First Edition Association Copy of Shaw's first published novel.An Unsocial Socialist. London: Swan Sonnenschein, Lowrey & Co., 1887. Octavo, original scarlet cloth. Housed in custom cloth slipcase by Brentano, famed NYC Fifth Ave bookstore with Brentano's original description laid in..Shaw began his literary career by ghosting music criticism and writing unsuccessful novels, of which this is the fifth written and the first published. "During his first nine years in London Shaw calculated that he earned less than 10 pounds by his pen" (Drabble, 892). An Unsocial Socialist was serialized in To-Day ("Monthly Magazine of Scientific Socialism"), with no payment to Shaw, between March and December, 1884. First state, with "Cashel Byron's Profession etc etc" printed on title page.
This copy inscribed by Shaw to his first bibliographer, Maurice Holmes. Inscription in full reads: "4 Whitehall Court, London, SWI 23rd November 1928. Dear Maurice Holmes, This is the first edition in… Read more
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BEAUTY FADES, DUMB IS FOREVER

by Sheindlin, Judge Judy

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Hardcover
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A magnificent First Edition, First Printing inscribed by today's highest paid television personality. Judge Judy frequently quotes this title in adjudicating cases on her nationally syndicated television show. A beautiful, as new copy, unread and opened only by Judge Judy to inscribe on the Half-Title. Book #N3031. $65. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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BEAUTY FADES, DUMB IS FOREVER (Signed First Edition)

BEAUTY FADES, DUMB IS FOREVER (Signed First Edition): The Making of a Happy Woman

by Sheindlin, Judge Judy

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  • hardcover
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SIGNED magnificent First Edition, First Printing inscribed by today's highest paid television personality. Judge Judy frequently quotes this title in adjudicating cases on her nationally syndicated television show. A beautiful, as new copy, unread and opened only by Judge Judy to inscribe on the Half-Title. Book #3121. $59. We specialize in Rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Teaching Machines (Signed) + Signed Photograph
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Teaching Machines (Signed) + Signed Photograph

by SKINNER, B F

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  • fine
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Used - Fine
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First
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2 BF Skinner rarities, both in Fine Condition, both SIGNED by B F Skinner. An offprint of Skinner's article for Scientific American, "Teaching Machines,"(1961). Teaching Machines applies Skinner's early theories of behavioral analysis to education. Plus a signed Original B&W glossy photograph of Skinner posing outdoors. Rare items, particularly signed. Book #C2108. $2100. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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The House of Government

The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution

by Slezkine, Yuri

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  • as new
  • hardcover
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  • First
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As New
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First
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Hardcover
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SIGNED without personalizarion, Slezkine pens a story of the Moscow House of Government, "where Communist true believers lived before their destruction." A superlative, unread First Edition copy in a Very Fine jacket. Book #2123. $88.*******We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Viable Values

Viable Values: A Study of Life as the Root and Reward of Morality

by SMITH, Tara

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  • fine
  • paperback
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  • First
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Used - Fine
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First
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Paperback
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SIGNED on a card with book title and author's picture. "I wish to examine Ayn Rand's thesis that values and morality are grounded in the requirements of human life" (Smith Viable Values. A "valuable contribution to the Objectivist ethics, first enunciated by Ayn Rand in Atlas Shrugged. Scarce signed by Smith. Book #P5b111. $150. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Capitalism the Creator
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Capitalism the Creator

by SNYDER, Carl

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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 condition with very minor foxing; no writings or markings of any kind other than author's inscription. Jacket has edgewear and a 5" closed tear with scattered soiling. For years, this title was recommended by Ayn Rand and sold by Nathaniel Branden Institute and the Objectivist Book Service. A tough book to find, very scarce signed. Book #C2113. $395. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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One Lonely Night
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One Lonely Night

by SPILLANE, Mickey

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SIGNED without personalization, an Unread copy of the 40th Anniversary Edition of Spillane's "One Lonely Night." No writings or markings of any kind. Opened only by Spillane to sign. Book #3114. $100. We specialize in Rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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The Girl Hunters
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The Girl Hunters

by SPILLANE, Mickey

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Used - Very Good+
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First
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Hardcover
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"Best wishes from Mike and me -- Mickey Spillane" INSCRIBED Boldly by Spillane with NO personalization. An extremely good First Edition copy of The Girl Hunters. Tiny soiling on paper edges and a tad of crinkling at the bottom of a very firm spine. No cocking, no bookplate, no writing of any kind save for Spillane's. The Near-Fine Unclipped jacket has minimal edgewear and very light staining. "As a writer, Mickey Spillane has a brilliant literary talent. Few modern writers can approach his originality, his imagination, his sense of drama, the ingenuity of his plot structures" (Ayn Rand, Oct, 1962). A stunning Spillane inscription on a highly collectible copy. Book #C2203. $295. We specialize in Rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Liberty and the Great Libertarians

by SPRADING, Charles T (editor)

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  • fine
  • paperback
  • First
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Used - Fine
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Paperback
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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 specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Ordinary Girl
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Ordinary Girl: The Journey

by SUMMER, Donna (CLIBURN, Van)

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  • as new
  • hardcover
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As New
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Hardcover
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From one legend to another! SIGNED First Edition of the "Queen of Disco" memoirs, inscribed to American pianist Van Cliburn, who, at the age of 23, achieved worldwide recognition when he won the inaugural International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 1958 during the Cold War. A beautiful, unread copy, opened only by LaDonna to inscribe with "love" to another music legend. Book #3113. $125. We specialize in Rare Ayn Rand, history, and music.
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