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Easton Press “The Harvard Classics” Millennium Edition, Complete 50 Vol. Set w/ Reference Guide [Very Fine/Sealed]

Limited Edition – Collector’s Set. A truly unique and fascinating set to showcase in your home library or office. This edition is designed to outlast other printings of The Harvard Classics, and will make an enduring and luxurious addition to your own collection. Leather bound edition.

In 1910, Dr. Charles W. Eliot, then President of Harvard University, assembled an exceptional library of “all the books needed for a real education.” This is the complete and full matching set, luxuriously bound in genuine leather. This collection features 1,850 works by over 300 poets, philosophers, scientists, explorers, and many others.
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Charles Frazier “Cold Mountain” Signed Limited Edition #400 of only 500, Slipcased [Very Fine/Very Fine]

Personally hand signed by the author Charles Frazier on a special limitation page. Number 400 of only 500 signed and numbered copies.

New York: Atlantic Monthly, 1997. Hardcover. Limited Edition in slipcase (issued without dust jacket). The limitation page states, ‘This limited edition of ‘Cold Mountain’ has been specially printed and bound. These books are signed by the author and numbered 1 to 500. Very Fine condition in cloth slipcase the same.
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Easton Press, Kirk Douglas “I Am Spartacus” Signed First Edition of only 700 w/COA (Sealed)

A wonderful leather bound heirloom, personally signed by one of the world?s most iconic movie stars, Kirk Douglas.

Easton Press, Norwalk, CT. Kirk Douglas “I Am Spartacus!: Making a Film, Breaking the Blacklist” Signed First Edition of only 700 produced in this special collector’s edition. Full genuine leather. This signed first edition has been personally signed by the author Kirk Douglas on a special limitation page.

Certificate of Authenticity from Easton Press guarantees the signature as genuine.
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Bill Clinton “Back To Work” Signed First Edition, First Printing, dj/HC (Very Fine)

Enhance your political library with this rare signed presidential volume.

This First Edition has been personally hand signed by President Bill Clinton on the title page at a recent book signing. A rare collectible book in very fine condition. Bill Clinton did very few signing events for this book and will not be doing any in the foreseeable future. Order your Signed First Edition today.

Knopf Publishers. 2011. Bill Clinton “Back to Work: Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy” Signed First Edition.
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Easton Press, Carl Sandburg “Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years” 6 Vol. Set [Sealed/Very Fine]

Originally published in six volumes, Sandburg’s Abraham Lincoln was called “the greatest historical biography of our generation” that also became the definitive life of Lincoln.

Easton Press, Norwalk CT. 1995. Carl Sandburg “Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years “. A six volume complete and matching set. A collector’s set, each edition luxuriously bound in full genuine leather with frontispiece art works of Lincoln’s portrait.
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George W. Bush “41: A Portrait of My Father” Signed Limited First Edition, Deluxe Slipcased Collector’s Edition [Sealed]

Never before has one president written a biography of another. George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, has authored a personal biography of his father, George H. W. Bush, the 41st President. For the collector of presidential autographs.

This Signed Deluxe Edition of 41 is certain to be a collector’s item and a cherished piece of Presidential history.
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Easton Press “William Faulkner Classics” Leather Bound Matching Set, 10 Vols. [Very Fine/Sealed]

A luxurious leather bound matching set of the classics by William Faulkner, the American writer and Nobel Prize laureate.

Easton Press, Norwalk. CT. WILLIAM FAULKNER CLASSICS. The true classics of American literature in 10 leather bound matching volumes. A Limited Edition collection. Uniform light brown leather bindings, distinct cover designs with decorations, and embossed initial “WF” on the front board. Each volume includes a frontispiece of the original edition’s dust jacket art exclusive illustrations by various artists.
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Jimmy Snuka “Superfly: The Jimmy Snuka Story” Signed First Edition, First Printing [Fine/Fine]

Personally signed by Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka directly into the book.

Triumph Books 2012 by Jimmy Snuka, Jon Chattman “Superfly: The Jimmy Snuka Story” Signed First Edition, First Printing. This hardcover book was obtained in person on October 2012 (publication date) at the only book signing event for this title. It was personally signed by Jimmy Snuka onto the FFEP, First Free End Paper of the book. A rare collectible signed first edition from the wrestling sports world. A Very Fine signed copy. The dust-jacket is now protected in a brand new Mylar archival sleeve.
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Easton Press “The Bells and other Poems” Edgar Allan Poe, Leather Bound Collector’s Edition [Very Fine]

Easton Press, Norwalk, CT. “The Bells and other Poems” by Edgar Allan Poe. Limited Edition – Collector’s Edition. A unique edition part of the Collector’s Library of Famous Editions collection. Illustrations by Edmund Dulac. This is an over-sized deluxe edition measuring 10.5″ x 9.0″ x 1.25″.

Edgar Allan Poe (January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer, editor, and literary critic. Poe is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre. Widely regarded as a central figure of Romanticism in the United States and American literature as a whole, he was one of the country’s earliest practitioners of the short story.
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Personally signed by the great Ray Bradbury directly into the book.
Scarce, even more so in the original Very Fine condition. Easton Press 1989. Full genuine leather. This leather bound collector’s edition has been personally hand signed by the great Ray Bradbury and is an heirloom you can cherish with your family for generations to come. Very rare at only 1200 produced in this collector’s edition. This is an over-sized deluxe edition.

Doubleday 1983 – Stephen King “Pet Sematary” dj/HC Signed First Edition, First Printing [Fine/NF+]

A unique signed first edition, personally signed by Stephen King directly onto the title page of the book.

Pet Sematary has since been regarded as one of Stephen King’s most frightening and controversial novels. Daring to cross the boundaries of conventional fiction, King has woven a tale so fundamentally startling that he himself was hesitant for it to see the light of day upon its completion.

A multi-layered examination into the nature of untimely death, shattering loss, and utter desperation, Pet Sematary tears asunder the very fabric connecting our seemingly normal world and the afterlife…leaving readers with an awful truth too haunting to forget.
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Stephen King “Firestarter” Signed Limited First Edition of only 725 Slipcased [F/NF+/F]

Number 710 of only 725 , personally signed and dated by Stephen King on July 8th, 1980!

A rare book for the discerning collector, and one of the most highly sought after King collectibles in the market place today. This is the very first signed limited edition published by Stephen King.

Phantasia Press, Huntington Woods, Michigan. 1980. “Firestarter” by Stephen King. Signed First Edition. Slipcase and dust-jacket. Personally hand signed by Stephen King and dated “July 8, 1980”, the first of the four days of the signing. Signed limited edition of only 725 copies available, this one being number 710.
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