All Related to Ayn Rand

“The Mocker” First Edition

STATED FIRST EDITION of Ditko's self-illustrated tale of Tyler Rayne, the hero who "mocks the eyes" of his adversaries with his ability to disappear. Ditko's plot twists, which include his salute to Ayn Rand's Objectivist ethics, have become t [...]

“Confessions of a Randian Cultist” Signed by Nichols

This "open letter to Ayn Rand regarding the Branden interview" in Reason Magazine, October, 1971, defends Rand against charges Branden made against her. This first printing, #225 of an unspecified number signed by the author, has underlining i [...]

RETURN TO REASON First Edition in jacket

"Is this (a commitment to Objectivism) any way to life a life? You bet it is!" Engineer Paul Lepanto, a former NBI student, wrote this readable, unpretentious and synthetic precis of Rand's ideas for her growing number of admirers after NBI [...]

THE MOVIES, MR. GRIFFITH AND ME Twice signed by Gish

MR. GRIFFITH AND ME. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. "If you want to see a real-life story of a person's courage, integrity, and single-minded devotion to her work, you will [...]

Photograph of Ayn Rand, Mickey Spillane with Mike Wallace

"She voiced provocative opinions, she was anti-establishment and utterly unexpected with a kind of close reasoning and clarity that one had to admire," (Mike Wallace, on interviewing Rand). In an effort to publicize Atlas Shrugged, Rand agreed [...]