Search results for: 'EINSTEIN, Albert'
EINSTEIN, Albert. Albert Einstein: Philosopher-Scientist.
Evanston, IL : 1949First edition, signed limited issue, number 132 of 760 copies signed and dated '49 by Einstein. This is the only Einstein signed limited edition, a handsome volume produced on the occasion of Einstein's seventieth birthday.
The collection contains laudatory essays by many of Einstein's contemporaries including Max Born, Wolfgang Pauli, and Niels... Learn More£13,750.00
Stock Code: 145463
EINSTEIN, Albert. Signed photograph.
1932Signed by Einstein in ink below the image, "Albert Einstein, 1932". The photograph, showing Einstein in a pale pinstriped suit, wing collar, and plain necktie, was taken at a press conference on the occasion of Einstein's first visit to Caltech in Pasadena on 2 January 1931. Einstein wintered at Caltech in 1931, 1932, and 1933.
Provenance: from... Learn More£8,500.00
Stock Code: 135297
EINSTEIN, Albert; Thomas Mann; A. S. W. Rosenbach. Book Auction Dinner.
New York : 1938First edition, signed by Albert Einstein, Thomas Mann, and Dr. A. S. W. Rosenbach under their respective forewords and prefaces; the catalogue for a charity rare book auction for the benefit of German refugees, held on December 8, 1938.
The sale was arranged by legendary American rare book dealer A. S. W. Rosenbach, who for decades supplied the... Learn More£12,500.00
Stock Code: 146456
EINSTEIN, Albert. A fine collection of eleven offprints, including two distinguished as some of his major works: Zur affinen Feldtheorie and Einheitliche Theorie von Gravitation und Elektrizität.
Berlin : 1921-31First separate editions, rare, comprising eleven of Einstein's papers written for the Prussian Academy of Sciences journal, Sitzungsberichte, including two distinguished as some of his major worksZur affinen Feldtheorie (1923) and Einheitliche Theorie von Gravitation und Elektrizität (1931), both asterisked in Weil and included in the Norman Librarythree... Learn More£5,000.00
Stock Code: 130099
EINSTEIN, Albert. The Theory of Relativity.
London : 1920First edition in English, first impression, translated from the third German edition (1918) by Robert W. Lawson. This is the first appearance of any of Einstein's works in English. The additional chapter (Appendix III) written by Einstein for this edition was added at Lawson's urging, who thought the book would be more accessible if its author could... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 145494
EINSTEIN, Albert (signed); STRUCK, Hermann. Signed etched portrait.
1931Superb portrait of the great scientist by German-Jewish artist Hermann Struck (1876-1944), signed in full by both Einstein and Struck, dated 1931 and numbered 10 of 50 copies.
After studying at the Berlin Academy of Fine Arts, Struck became part of the Berlin Secession movement, specializing in etching and publishing an important textbook, Die... Learn More£12,500.00
Stock Code: 139240
BENTLEY, Nicolas. Albert Einstein, George Bernard Shaw, Josef Goebbels and Arturo Toscanini in a wooden crib.
c. 1963An unlikely grouping - GBS in a shawl; Goebbels carrying a cosh - drawn to illustrate a portmanteau review. Biographies of Shaw, Einstein, and Toscanini, and an edition of Goebbels's diaries were all published in 1963. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s... Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 67097
BROWN, Forman. Spider Kin.
Chicago : 1929First edition, first impression, presentation copy, inscribed by the author, "For Mr and Mrs Parker - a very meager recognition of all their kindness - Forman Brown" on the front free endpaper. The cloth issue with the illustrated jacket precedes the wrappered version, which was issued with a jacket retrospectively advertising this cloth issue and its... Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 117759
TINBERGEN, Jan. Minimumproblemen in de natuurkunde en die ekonomie.
Amsterdam : 1929First edition, trade issue, of Tinbergen's doctoral thesis, the earliest published application of the author's mathematical theories to economics. Extremely scarce, with no other copies recorded at auction or in commerce. "Tinbergen studied physics and mathematics at the University of Leiden under the supervision of the physicist Paul Ehrenfest, a personal... Learn More£1,850.00
Stock Code: 123619
TINBERGEN, Jan. Minimumproblemen in de natuurkunde en de ekonomie.
Amsterdam : 1929Tinbergen's copy of his doctoral thesis, with his initials to the front free endpaper and first blank, two leaves of manuscript inserts, and several neat pencil annotations, including the correction made to formula 10 on p. 7 listed as the single erratum of the first trade edition, and mistakes on pp. 15, 25. This copy with a Dedication leaf ("to my... Learn More£6,750.00
Stock Code: 123617