Collection: Umberto Eco

8 Items
  • A Theory of Semiotics
    Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1976 First edition. First printing. The first edition in hardcover and in the English language, published almost immediately following the Bompiani...
  • Postscript to the Name of the Rose
    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1984 First edition, first printing. Signed by the author on the title page. Eco’s postscript to his landmark first book,...
  • Foucault's Pendulum
    New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1989 First edition (first US trade edition). Inscribed on the half-title page: "To Michael Kandell / from / Umberto."  A fine...
  • The Prague Cemetery
    Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010 First American edition. Signed by Eco on the title page. An as new copy. 
  • Il pendolo di Foucault
    Milan: Bompiani, 1988 First edition. First printing. Signed and inscribed by Eco on the first free endpaper. A very good to near fine copy. Unread, internally...
  • L'isola del giorno prima
    Milan: Bompiani, 1994.  First edition. First printing. A fine copy. 
  • How to Travel with a Salmon & Other Essays
    New York: Harcourt Brace & Co, 1994. First Edition. Advance review copy, inscribed by the author on the title page. A fine, unread copy, in a fine dust jacket with...
  • Travels in Hyper Reality
    New York: Harcourt, 1986. First Edition. First printing. An advance review copy. Inscribed by the author on the half title page. Publisher's review slip, as well as...