Typed letter signed “Golda Meirson” to Abba Kovner. Jerusalem: Ministry of Labour, November 21, 1954
Golda Meir, a founder of the modern state of Israel, writes to Abba Kovner, who led the Vilna Ghetto Uprising and later became one of Israel’s leading poets.
Lao Tseu Tao Te King. Le Livre de la Voie et de la Vertu . . . traduit en Francais… par Stanislaus Julien. Paris: l’Imprimerie Royale, 1842
FIRST EDITION of the complete Tao Te Ching to be published in a Western language.
A Collection Of Books On Einstein from the library of Queen Elisabeth of Belgium. Various publishers, 1954 and later
Queen Elisabeth of the Belgians (1876-1965) was a patron of the arts and sciences and a friend to a number of leading scientists. During the Second world War she used her connections in Germany to save hundreds of Jewish children from deportation by the Nazis. Her decades-long friendship with Einstein is well-known.
the collection: $1,800
Long run of Voynich rare book catalogues dating to the founding of the firm. London: Voynich, 1898-c.1914
This is an excellent run of the atalogurs of Wilfrid Voynich, one of the leading rare book dealers of the first part of the 20th century.
The Psychological Portrait: Marcel Sternberger’s Revelations in Photography. Foreword by Phillip Prodger.. New York: Skira Rizzoli, 2016
First edition, one of 100 copies of the Deluxe Estate Edition, signed and numbered by the author and accompanied by your choice of one of four 8 x 10 inch archival pigment photographs (Einstein, Freud, Shaw, or Kahlo).