Signed, Sealed, Delivered – I’m Yours(Book!)

 

Winning Golf, signed by Byron Nelson, 1946. First Edition

Winning Golf, 1946. First Edition. Signed

 

Signed in blue ink by the author, golf great, Byron Nelson

 

Trust us when we say signed book are up at least one level and maybe more when it comes to collecting for love or for money. We’ve been rather lucky, finding some unexpected signatures in books we would have collected anyway.

Here’s a round-up of our recent signed finds of remarkable books, each signed by its famous author. The books span decades and collecting categories – but what they have in common is the increased value they brought to the books.

Down Home,1981, First Edition, Signed

 

Signed & dated  by Carleton Varney, head of Dorothy Draper & Co. in New York City.

Signed & dated by Carleton Varney,
head of Dorothy Draper & Co. in New York City.

 

Helen Corbitt's Cookbook, 8th pr., 1958, Signed

Helen Corbitt’s Cookbook, 8th pr., 1958, Signed

 

Signed by Helen Corbitt, the  "Texas Julia Child," & former Food Director of Nieman Marcus.

Signed by Helen Corbitt, the “Texas Julia Child,” & former Food Director of Neiman Marcus.

 

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