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INSCRIBED BY SYLVIA BEACH

BEACH, Sylvia. Shakespeare and Company. New York, 1959.

First edition of Sylvia Beach's memoir, "particularly valuable for the many insights into Joyce's work and the authentic personal views it provides of the man himself" (New York Times), a scarce presentation copy inscribed by Beach above and below the half title, "For Julian, with Sylvia's very affectionate [Shakespeare and Company] regards," in original dust jacket. $12,000.

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FIRST EDITION OF CESAR CHAVEZ, INSCRIBED BY CESAR CHAVEZ

(CHAVEZ, Cesar) LEVY, Jacques E. Cesar Chavez. New York, 1975.

First edition of this biography of the famous labor activist, inscribed on the half-title: "To Finny, best wishes, Cesar Chavez. 8/31/86." $850.

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"A STARK POLITICAL FABLE OF SOUTH AFRICA" (NEW YORK TIMES)

COETZEE, John Maxwell. Waiting for the Barbarians. London, 1980.

First edition of this novel universalizing a raw and terrible moment in South Africa's history, inscribed: "For John, J.M. Coetzee." $3600.

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SIGNED BY J.M. COETZEE

COETZEE, John Maxwell. Diary of a Bad Year. Melbourne, Australia, 2007.

First edition of this strange and humorous novel experimenting with form, offering essay-style commentary on politics and war and filled with autobiographical touches, signed on the title page by J.M. Coetzee. $650.

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INSCRIBED BY PRESIDENT EISENHOWER

EISENHOWER, Dwight D. Mandate for Change 1953-1956. Garden City, 1963.

First trade edition of the first volume of Eisenhower's presidential memoirs, inscribed on the dedication page entirely in his hand, "For James J. M— with best wishes and affectionate regard from his friend, Dwight D. Eisenhower." $2700.

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INSCRIBED BY CHARLES LINDBERGH

LINDBERGH, Charles A. Of Flight and Life. New York, 1948.

First edition of this prophetic discourse on weapons of mass destruction by the famed aviator, inscribed on the half title by him in the year of publication, "To J— O— With best wishes from Charles A. Lindbergh August 1948." $2800.

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