37783“I have repeatedly pointed out that the Kellogg Pact is a step backward… as it allows the parties to make war in self-defence… It is a military maxim that the best defense is a bold and unexpected offensive”
Shaw, George Bernard
“I have repeatedly pointed out that the Kellogg Pact is a step backward… as it allows the parties to make war in self-defence… It is a military maxim that the best defense is a bold and unexpected offensive”
37164ALS on Grant and the 1879 Army of the Tennessee Chicago Reunion
Sherman, William Tecumseh
ALS on Grant and the 1879 Army of the Tennessee Chicago Reunion
33892Photographer W. Eugene Smith’s Classic Image of a Spanish Thread Maker
Smith, W. Eugene
Photographer W. Eugene Smith’s Classic Image of a Spanish Thread Maker
37187Signed Color Postcard of his work Salut les copains
Spoerri, Daniel
Signed Color Postcard of his work Salut les copains
37455Explorer and Journalist Henry M. Stanley ALS on the Venezuelan Crisis:  “We are still discussing the convulsion in America, and wondering what strange influence it was that made a whole nation of 72 million act as though it had been stricken with madness”
Stanley, Henry M.
Explorer and Journalist Henry M. Stanley ALS on the Venezuelan Crisis: “We are still discussing the convulsion in America, and wondering what strange influence it was that made a whole nation of 72 million act as though it had been stricken with madness”
30247Rare Signed Photograph by the Influential “New Yorker” Magazine Artist
Steinberg, Saul
Rare Signed Photograph by the Influential “New Yorker” Magazine Artist
30269Apologetic Autograph Letter Signed by “New Yorker” Illustrator about His Artwork in a French Magazine: “I apologize again for my tantrums…”
Steinberg, Saul
Apologetic Autograph Letter Signed by “New Yorker” Illustrator about His Artwork in a French Magazine: “I apologize again for my tantrums…”
37190Famed New Yorker Cartoonist, Saul Steinberg, ALS on the Possible Publication of his Mural, The Americans
Steinberg, Saul
Famed New Yorker Cartoonist, Saul Steinberg, ALS on the Possible Publication of his Mural, The Americans
34039Uncommon Autograph by “The Forger of Thunderbolts”
Steinmetz, Charles
Uncommon Autograph by “The Forger of Thunderbolts”
30293Autograph Letter Signed Referring to the Subject of One of His Famous Italian Portraits: “I do happen to have a print of the little girl apprentice with me”
Strand, Paul
Autograph Letter Signed Referring to the Subject of One of His Famous Italian Portraits: “I do happen to have a print of the little girl apprentice with me”
38448The Earliest Toscanini Letter to be Offered at Auction in at Least 50 Years
Toscanini, Arturo
The Earliest Toscanini Letter to be Offered at Auction in at Least 50 Years
31131Rare Presidential Pardon for a Louisiana Food Distributor Who Violated the Emergency Price Control Act of 1942
Truman, Harry S
Rare Presidential Pardon for a Louisiana Food Distributor Who Violated the Emergency Price Control Act of 1942
38458TLS Regarding St. Louis Press Coverage of the Upcoming Truman Committee Investigation of the National Defense Program
Truman, Harry S
TLS Regarding St. Louis Press Coverage of the Upcoming Truman Committee Investigation of the National Defense Program
35141The Russian Novelist, Poet and Playwright Writes Out and Signs a Quotation from French Philosopher Voltaire
Turgenev, Ivan
The Russian Novelist, Poet and Playwright Writes Out and Signs a Quotation from French Philosopher Voltaire
20827Huge “Boldini” Portrait by Adolphe Braun Inscribed by Giuseppe Verdi to His Publisher Giulio Ricordi
Verdi, Giuseppe
Huge “Boldini” Portrait by Adolphe Braun Inscribed by Giuseppe Verdi to His Publisher Giulio Ricordi
38463Large Drawing by the Influential Fluxus Artist
Vostell, Wolf
Large Drawing by the Influential Fluxus Artist
33402Richard Wagner Inscribes a Score of “Rienzi” to His Good Friend Anton Pusinelli
Wagner, Richard
Richard Wagner Inscribes a Score of “Rienzi” to His Good Friend Anton Pusinelli
38513Wagner, Liszt and Tannhäuser
Wagner, Richard
Wagner, Liszt and Tannhäuser
37240Reflecting on the Assassination of His Close Friend, Zionist Leader Haim Arlozorov
Weizmann, Chaim
Reflecting on the Assassination of His Close Friend, Zionist Leader Haim Arlozorov
18942Remarkable Typed Letter Signed about Glenn H. Curtiss’ Behavior: “Only one with colossal nerve would dare to come out with the flat statements… that the machine he flew…was the original Langley machine”
Wright, Orville
Remarkable Typed Letter Signed about Glenn H. Curtiss’ Behavior: “Only one with colossal nerve would dare to come out with the flat statements… that the machine he flew…was the original Langley machine”
18945Very Rare Letter Signed by the Composer of “La Paloma,” One of the Most Popular Melodies Ever Written, and a Favorite of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico
Yradier, Sebastian de
Very Rare Letter Signed by the Composer of “La Paloma,” One of the Most Popular Melodies Ever Written, and a Favorite of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico
18116Autograph Manuscript Signed by the Co-Founder of the “Jewish Daily Forward:” “The Pinkerton in America is a striking proof that vicarious atonement is indeed Christian…”
Zametkin, Mikhail
Autograph Manuscript Signed by the Co-Founder of the “Jewish Daily Forward:” “The Pinkerton in America is a striking proof that vicarious atonement is indeed Christian…”
20967Important Two-page Autograph Letter Signed on Anchoring Airships on Water: “The anchors must not be raised”
Zeppelin, Ferdinand
Important Two-page Autograph Letter Signed on Anchoring Airships on Water: “The anchors must not be raised”
37153Touching Full-Page Manuscript Quoting the Final Lines of his Novel, “La Reve”
Zola, Emile
Touching Full-Page Manuscript Quoting the Final Lines of his Novel, “La Reve”