Our Collector's Corner includes publishers' fine limited editions that sell for many times the price of their regular print run, as well as a handful of rare copies that have escalated greatly in value. We offer them under market, but above the price when originally published.
|Lincoln in the Bardo||George Saunders||
LINCOLN IN THE BARDO won the Man Booker Prize as the best English language work of fiction. It is George Saunders' first novel, and a unique look at the tragedy of President Abraham Lincoln's loss of his young son Willie. The format and story line is displayed in a form invented by the brilliant Saunders....
|Just Kids: Illustrated Edition||Patti Smith||
JUST KIDS ILLUSTRATED EDITION is chock-full of never-before-published images of many the world's most famous celebrities including John and Yoko, Sam Shepard, Robert Mapplethorpe, Allen Ginsberg and tons more.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Patti Smith on the title page in her...
|Obama: An Intimate Portrait||Pete Souza||
OBAMA: AN INTIMATE PORTRAIT is a gorgeous keepsake with 352 photos, many never before published. Each is printed on heavy matte art and protected by gloss varnish. There is also a separate 8 x 10 portrait of the president suitable for framing. Pete Souza took over two million shots before selecting these best of the best. This treasure...
|The Nickel Boys||Colson Whitehead||
THE NICKEL BOYS revolves around two young men sentenced to a juvenile reformatory in 1960s Jim Crow Florida where they and the other residents are subject to the cruel abuse of the staff, both physically and sexually. One, Elwood Curtis, keeps the words of Martin Luther King Jr. in his mind and heart, trying to live Dr...
|Genesis: The Deep Origin of Societies||E.O. Wilson||
GENESIS is another thought-provoking work by the two-time Pulitzer Prize winner as he turns his keen...
|The Social Conquest of Earth||E.O. Wilson||
THE SOCIAL CONQUEST OF EARTH finds the two-time Pulitzer Prize winning biologist and author countering the theory that evolution encourages creatures to put family first by demonstrating that group selection, not kin selection, is the primary driving force of human evolution. Demonstrating that the sources of morality...
|The Origins of Creativity||E.O. Wilson||
THE ORIGINS OF CREATIVITY reflects on the origins of language, storytelling and art to examine the role played by the humanities in defining our species. While humans are uniquely advanced, we pose a grave danger through our abuse of the earth. This easy-to-read book will give us a deeper understanding of the human...
|A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park||E.O. Wilson||
A WINDOW ON ETERNITY: A BIOLOGIST'S WALK THROUGH GORONGOSA NATIONAL includes straight-forward insight and gorgeous photography of one of the world's most biologically rich places. While examining the woodlands that gave birth to humanity, Edward O. Wilson allows the reader to visit sacred spots and even "hear"...
|Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life||E.O. Wilson||
HALF-EARTH: OUR PLANET'S FIGHT FOR EARTH argues that we must move swiftly and dedicate fully half the surface of the earth to nature, or we will face mass extinction of many species - including our own.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by Edward O. Wilson in his...
|Letters to a Young Scientist||E.O. Wilson||
LETTERS TO A YOUNG SCIENTIST distills more than sixty years of teaching into twenty letters filled with anecdotes of success and failure that should encourage and entice the next generation to have a love of science and respect for the modest place we humans have in the planet's ecosystem.