The Inspiring Leadership of Sir Winston Churchill

Posted June 27, 2015

Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm. Those words were spoken by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, otherwise known as Winston Churchill, one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th ....

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Raptis Rare Books, ABAA, ILAB

Raptis Rare Books, ABAA, ILAB

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We specialize in Fine First Editions in Literature, Photography, Architecture, Economics, Children's Books, and landmark books in all fields.

Raptis Rare Books is an antiquarian book firm founded by Matthew and Adrienne Raptis, which that specializes in fine first editions, signed books, and landmark books in all fields. We are proud members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) and exhibit at major book fairs around the country. Please visit us at www.raptisrarebooks.com or email us at [email protected] Phone: 1-800-RARE BOOK

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Dodd, Mead, & Company, New York

Description: First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a good dust jacket with some chips and tears. Illustrated with plates by Peter Newell. Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Harcourt, Inc, New York

Description: First American edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by the Gunter Grass on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Translated by Michael Henry Heim. "Grass has written a memoir of rare literary beauty...Peeling the Onion, like Grass's best novels, is filled with striking poetic imagery" (Ian Buruma, The New Yorker). Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Heinemann, London

Description: First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a very good dust jacket that shows some wear to the extremities. That Capri Air is the first English translation of Edwin Cerio's Aria di Capri; an essay in imaginative literature that made a spectacular debut in Italy in the early 20th century. Full of art, wit, humor, archaeological allusions, and spiritual revelations, That Capri Air captures the essence and rich history of the beautiful culture and landscape of the island of Capri. Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Alred A. Knopf, Toronto

Description: First Canadian edition. Octavo. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. "A sprawling 19th-century production, chock full of bizarre coincidences, multiple plot lines, lengthy digressions, and stories within stories....An engaging and often affecting fable, a fairy tale that manages to be old-fashioned and modern all at once" (The New York Times). Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Viking Press, New York

Description: First American edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Rushdie. Fine in a fine dust jacket. "A masterpiece of sympathetic yet critical reporting...To say that it is a work of art is to take full note of its literary allusions, its uncompromising sensitivity to death and destruction, its ready political eye for the funny and grotesque, and above all its understated and gripping eloquence" (Edward W. Said). Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: FSG, New York

Description: First Edition of the author's masterpiece published posthumously in English. Octavo. Original black cloth with title to the spine in red. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Harcourt, New York

Description: First American edition. Octavo, original gray boards. Signed by Gunter Grass on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston

Description: First edition of the author's final novel in his acclaimed Zuckerman series. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Philip Roth on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. "[Roth's] prose is as assured and inviting as ever. Exit Ghost delivers pages of great, sad power" (The Washington Post Book World). Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Holt, New York

Description: First edition. Octavo. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light shelfwear. Read More

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