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        Lettres ouvertes à un Mythe ou les enfantillages d'un amoureux transi.

      Chez L'auteur / Genève 1949. In-8 broché en feuilles. Infime tirage sur Auvergne. Etat superbe de fraicheur. Rarissime édition originale.Port gratuit pour la France ( En raison des nouvelles normes postales, les livres dont l'épaisseur dépasse les 3 cm seront expédiés obligatoirement en Colissimo avec un forfait ajouté de 5 € ) Port à la charge de l'Acheteur pour le reste du monde. Pour destinations extra-planétaire s'adresser à la NASA. Membre du Syndicat Lusitanien Amateurs Morues - Vente exclusivement par correspondance ! Le libraire ne reçoit que sur rendez-vous. Il est préférable de téléphoner avant tout déplacement.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Victor Sevilla]
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      Houghton Mifflin 1949 - 8vo. A highlight of Western literature and the source for the 1953 movie classic of the same name, but in a hitherto unknown proof jacket that depicts the Shane character standing in a saloon, his back to Wilson, the hired gun, who is ready to draw on him. Shane's hands hang loosely within easy reach of his gun holsters. The published jacket shows only Shane's head and comprises the entire front panel. The Houghton Mifflin archive at Harvard conclusively documents which of the two jackets precedes. A July 11, 1949, letter to Schaefer from the editorial department states: "I managed to get hold of a rough proof of the jacket and have been warned by the art department that this jacket is being remade and possibly the head will be bigger." A subsequent letter to the author, dated August 18, 1949, conveys a proof copy of the published jacket which Schaefer, in a letter dated August 23, 1949, commends: "Thanks for the proof of the new jacket for Shane . an improvement over the first one." [The cataloguer respectfully disagrees with this opinion]. Rare. Fine in a fine example of the wraparound dust jacket (lightly sunned at the spine) and housed in a custom-made leather clamshell box. First edition of the author's first book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lee G. Campbell]
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        Autograph letter signed and autogr. quotation signed. Los Angeles, 15. V. 1949.

      1949. Altogether (1+1 =) 2 pp. on 2 ff. Oblong small 8vo (letter) and 8vo. With autogr. envelope. To the writer Eaghor Kostetzky, i.e. Ivan Merzliakov (1913-1983), apologizing for having inscribed the accompanying album leaf so oddly, which is only due to his attempt not to damage the printed portrait that was included. - Together with an article of Kostetzky's about Schönberg (carbon copy) and the facsimile of the final page of a thank-you letter from Schönberg. Letter and envelope mounted on backing paper.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris]
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        SEQUENZE - QUADERNI DI CINEMA - 1949-1951 - TUTTO IL PUBBLICATO fascicoli sciolti dal n. 1 al n.13/14.-, Parma, Fresching - Maccari Cesare, 1949

      - 17 x 24. brossura, bs.Collezione in eccellenti condizioni, come viene evidenziato nella bella foto inserita nel sito Straordinaria collezione fine anni '40, che analizza a fondo i vari settori della cultura cinematografica italiana e straniera. Il direttore era Luigi Malerba con il valido contributo del segretario Giuseppe Calzolari. Ogni fascicolo è arricchito da foto e disegni (anche di Maccari che ha illustrato anche alcune copertine). Tra i collaboratori, oltre ai curatori dei vari volumi monografici, firme assai autorevoli quali Sadoul, SALVATORE QUASIMODO, Lamberto Sechi, C. Alvaro, Antonioni, Pasinetti, Luchino Visconti, Marcel Carnè, Laurence Olivier, Luigi Chiarini, Von Stroheim, Corrado Terzi; poi vari registi del cinema europeo, ed ancora Massimo Mila, Roberto Paolella, Diego Fabbri, Antonio Covi, A. Arnoux, Cesare Zavattini, Bruno Barilli, Ungaretti, Pancrazi, Soldati ecc. ecc. Collezione completa dal fasc. 1 del settembre 1949 al fasc. 13/14 del gennaio-giugno 1951, come da dettaglio. Ogni volume è monografico. Fasc. 1 sett. '49 - Il colore del film (Guido Aristarco) pp.48 " 2 ott. '49 - I registi parlano del film (Malerba Luigi) pp. 48 " 3 nov. '49 - Il cinema sovietico - 1a parte (Glauco Viazzi) pp. 50 " 4 dic. '49 - Il cinema italiano del dopoguerra (Aristarco) pp. 50 " 5-6 g-feb '50 - Il film comico (Mario Verdone) pp. 80 " 7 marzo '50 - Cinema e cattolicesimo pp. 50 " 8 apr. '50 - Nascita del cinema (Antonio Marchi) pp. 50 " 9 magg '50 - Letterato al cinema (Attilio Bertolucci) " 10 -11 giu-lug '50 - Il divismo (Fausto Montesanti) pp. 80 ". 12 ago '50 - Il cinema sovietico - 2a parte (Glauco Viazzi) pp. 50 (questo quaderno non è al momento presente ma lo stiamo ricercando) " 13-14 genn-giugno 1951 - Il cinema educativo (Mario Verdone) pp. 60 Ultimo uscito COLLEZIONE DI TUTTO IL PUBBLICATO

      [Bookseller: Ferraguti service s.a.s. - Rivisteria]
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        Dafür kämpfte der deutsche Soldat.

      Dürer-Verlag, Buenos Aires 1949 - 31 Seiten. illustrierte OKart., 24,5 cm. Mit sieben Abbildungen nach Werken von Wolfgang Willrich. - Umschlag gering lichtrandig und etwas fleckig, Rücken am Kopf minimal rissig, eselsohrig, sonst und insgesamt gutes Exemplar. 100 Gramm. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tautenhahn]
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        60 jours de prison

      L'Elan 1949 - - L'Elan, Paris 1949, 15x20cm, 2 volumes brochés sous chemise et étui. - Edition originale, un des 75 exemplaires sur B.F.K. de Rives, le nôtre imprimé spécialement pour Jacques Mazet, magistrat à Paris. Envoi autographe signé de Sacha Guitry à Jacques Mazet sur la première garde du premier volume qui est partiellement ombrée. Agréable exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, one of 75 copies on B.F.K. de Rives, this one printed especially for Jacques Mazet, magistrate in Paris. With an autograph inscription from Sacha Guitry to Jacques Mazet onfirst volume, upper cover, wich is partly faded. A good copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Picasso Lithographe I. 1919-1947.

      Andre Sauret., Monte carlo. 1949 - 4to. Original card covers and glassine wrapper. The Frontis is an original lithograph as are the covers. One of 2500 copies. Contents a bit shaken, tiny chip to head of spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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        I Capture the Castle

      Heinemann, UK 1949 - 1st Edition 1949. Book is very good and quite bright. Spine a little lightened. Contents good. Page edges age toned and foxed. The wrapper is very good++ and bright. Edges lightly rubbed, creased and nicked. A few smalll closed tears to edges. A good example. More images can be taken upon request. Ref Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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        Face to Face

      Johannesburg: Silver Leaf Books, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Impression of the Noble laureate's first book. Small 8vo: 164,[4]pp. Publisher's French blue cloth, spine stamped with silver foil; illustrated dust jacket, by Ernest Ullman, priced 12s/6d. Fine and unread, very tight, clean and crisp; Fine jacket, tips of spine panel and flap folds very lightly rubbed. An excellent example, and scarce such. A collection of 16 short stories probing the psychological consequences of a racially divided society, published the year after the first Nationalist Government (the party of apartheid) came to power in South Africa. Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.

      [Bookseller: Fine Editions Ltd]
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        Douglas Sirk and Cornel Wilde on the set of "Shockproof"

      Columbia Pictures, Culver City, CA 1949 - Vintage studio still photograph of director Douglas Sirk working on the set of the 1949 film noir.A wonderful photograph of the entire crew shooting a scene where Cornel Wilde and Patricia Knight are parting at an airport. Sirk is standing on a crane support at the left, and cinematographer Charles Lawton, Jr. is seated just below. A key American noir, from an original screenplay by Samuel Fuller. Shot on location throughout Los Angeles, and notably in the Bradbury Building on Broadway, now an architectural landmark originally built in 1893 by Los Angeles mining millionaire Lewis L. Bradbury and designed by George Wyman.In a custom, museum-quality frame, archivally mounted, with UV glass. 7 x 9 inches (18 x 24 cm), borderless, with a studio stamp and a mimeograph snipe on the verso. Near Fine.Hardy, The BFI Companion to Crime, p. 304. Selby, p. 120. Silver, p. 266. Spicer, p. 418.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        LES AMOURS DE PSYCHÉ ET DE CUPIDON. Pointes sèches de Louis Icart.

      Éditions de la Cité, Paris 1949. 1 fort volume in-4 (33 x 25 cm), en feuilles, couv. rempliée,chemise et étui recouvert de papier végétal rose de l'éditeur. Tirage à 165 exemplaires (20 Arches avec 2 suites + 30 Arches avec 1 suite + 100 Rives + 15 Lana h.c.). Celui-ci l' 1 des 30 numérotés sur vélin d'Arches avec LA SUITE COMPLÈTE DES GRAVURES EN DEUXIÈME ÉTAT TIRÉES EN SÉPIA sur papier de Rives. La plus belle et l'une des plus rares illustration originale de Louis Icart, ici en tirage de luxe avec suite. Bel exemplaire dans sa codition d'origine.

      [Bookseller: Patrice Jeudy - Livres Anciens et Modern]
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        Framed Signed Check

      Sherman Oaks, CA, 1949. unbound. This 3 x 8.25-inch check, drawn on his account at the Security-First National Bank of Los Angeles, is made out to a Beverly Hills stationery company with Gable's bold signature in blue ink on the bottom right. Cancellation holes on the right-center portion of the check do not affect the signature. Set in a cream-colored matte with a handsome 8.75 x 7-inch black-and-white photograph of a smiling Gable in a pinstripe suit, inside a custom-made black and silver frame measuring 19 x 15 inches. Sherman Oaks, California, October 18, 1949. Near fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        Critique des critiques

      1949. Nagel, Paris 1949, 12x19cm, broché. - Nagel, Paris 1949, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 100 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé américain, seuls grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de Marcel Pagnol à madame Goguay Degrenan. Bel exemplaire. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 100 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé américain, seuls grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de Marcel Pagnol à madame Goguay Degrenan. Bel exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Moving Target

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949. First edition. Fine/about Fine. A Fine copy of the first Lew Archer novel. A slight bend in four leaves, otherwise in pristine condition with a deep red topstain. In a just about Fine dust jacket with two little nicks at the base of the spine, otherwise in exceptional condition and completely unfaded. For a jacket that is usually found faded and the worse for wear, this is a superior copy. A Haycraft Queen cornerstone. Fine in about Fine dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        CICLO. Revista bimestral. Dos números. (Todo lo publicado. Colección completa) Nº1, Noviembre-Diciembre 1948; Nº 2 Marzo-Abril 1949

      - Comité Directivo: Aldo Pellegrini; Enrique Pichón Riviere y Elías Piterbarg. Textos de Henry Miller, Georges Bataille, René Char, Ernesto N. Rogers, André Breton, Laszlo Molí-Nagy, Aldo Pellegrini, Enrique Pichón Riviére, Mario Trejo, Max Bill, Jean Cassou, Sebastián Salazar Bondy, Elías Piterbarg, etc. En el primer número aparece Tomás Maldonado como diagramador y en el segundo la dupla Maldonado Hlito en la "Disposición tipográfica". Ilustraciones en negro. Rústica original. Muy buen estado [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Individualism and Economic Order

      London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., , 1949. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine gilt, with the price-clipped dust jacket. Dust jacket with a short tear at the head of the front flap, extremities lightly rubbed and a little soiled, leaf edges spotted; a very good copy. First UK Edition, first Impression. A collection of essays pursuing and expanding on themes developed in Hayek's landmark work, The Road to Serfdom.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Settimanale di politica e letteratura (poi: Settimanale politico, economico e letterario). Direttore Mario PANNUNZIO.

      Roma. Tutto il pubblicato (tranne le mancanze sotto specificate): Anni I-XVIII (19 febbraio 1949 al n. 10 dell'8 marzo 1966, ultimo pubblicato), - formato giornale, in 17 contenitori costituiti da camicia ed astuccio, entrambi in m. tela, con legacci e tit. oro ai dorsi (le ultime 2 annate in un solo contenitore). Alla completezza del periodico mancano 7 numeri (n. 30 del 1951, n. 1 del 1952, n. 44 del 1954, nn. 1 e 52 del 1961, nn. 6 e 8 del febbr. 1965), mentre 2 numeri sono molto sciupati (n. 52 del 1951 e n. 10 del 1966). Rara collezione di questo notissimo ebdomadario illustrato di 12 pp. (poi aumentate fino a 16, 20 o 24), nato il 19 febbr.1949. ''Giornale liberale, laico, antifascista, indipendente'', tratta di letteratura, politica, economia, arte, spettacolo, costume ed attualità. Con Pannunzio collaborarono i più bei nomi della cultura italiana di quegli anni: Arpino, Angioletti, Arbasino, Bonsanti, Bilenchi, Comisso (nei nn. 32-35 del 1959 il suo romanzo ''La donna del lago''), Flaiano, Jemolo, Landolfi (nel n. 52 del 1956 e nei nn. 1-4 del 1957 il romanzo breve ''Ottavio l'impositore''), Moravia, Monelli, Musatti, Ottieri, Raimondi, Rea, Salvemini, Sinisgalli, Siciliano, Soldati, Silone, Soavi, Tobino, Tecchi, Vigolo ed altri giornalisti che si formarono alla scuola di Pannunzio. Tutti i numeri hanno delle illustrazioni ed in molti vi figurano disegni satirici e caricaturali di Arrigo Bartoli e soprattutto di Mino Maccari, il quale diede al settimanale l'impronta della propria originalissima arte. In ottimo stato. Cat. Periodici Bibl. Basso n. 2393. Cat. Periodici Bibl. Firenze, p. 401. Cat. Per. Bibl. Lombarde IV, p. 134. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco]
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        Groumandugi. Réflexions & souvenirs d'un gourmand provençal.

      Marseille, chez l'auteur, 1949. Grand in-4, (8)-xvi-(2)-197-(12) pp., tiré sur pur chiffon d'Auvergne. Premier tirage des illustrations de Louis Jou : couverture en couleurs, 4 grands encadrements en noir, et très nombreux bois dans le texte. À cela s'ajoutent 8 reproductions à pleine page d'illustrations diverses (menus, schémas, etc.). Quelques rousseurs. Envoi de l'auteur à Maurice Cloche. Broché sous chemise, chemise et étui cartonnés recouvert d'une toile imprimée bleue à décor végétal. Édition originale de cet excellent livre de gastronomie. Préface de Charles Maurras. Maurice Cloche, né le 17 juin 1907 à Commercy et mort le 20 mars 1990 à Bordeaux, est un réalisateur, scénariste, producteur et photographe français.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Bertran]
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        Music, Movement and the Young Child

      Australasian Publishing Company, 1949. Hardcover. Good/Good. 1949. First Edition. 196 pages. Cream jacket with blue cloth boards. Light foxing to frontispiece and title page and also to text block edge but pages are generally clean. Page 118 is creased at fore-edge due to printing error. Small blue mark to front endpaper. Spine and board edges are mildly worn and sunned. Corners bumped. Jacket is sunned with minor water damage to front corner and small pencil markings to back cover. Price is crossed out with pen on front inside flap. Slight dulling to spine with small tears to corners and top of spine. Jacket spine also has a few scuffs.

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      New York: Harcourt Brace, (1949). First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine, lacking the dustwrapper. INSCRIBED by the author for William Archibald "with best wishes" and SIGNED by her "at Upper Grand View on May 26, 1956." Archibald, from Trinidad, wrote the book and lyrics for two musicals: CARIB SONG in 1945 and THE CRYSTAL HEART in 1960. The latter starred Mildred Dunnock and earned some praise from the critics including this comment by Harold Hobson of the 1957 London production: "I would rather have written this failure than successes like THE KING AND I and SOUTH PACIFIC." More to the point, Welty in the early 1950s corresponded with Archibald in the hopes that he would create a musical from her novel THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM, a project that never materialized. Laid into the book is a Christmas card from Welty to Archibald showing a Santa on the deck of a ferry named "Miss Noel." Inside the card Welty has written: "Variety tells me you went to Europe for beginning CRYSTAL HEART, so who knows when the Miss Noel will catch up with you. This is to say hello, Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and fabulous success with the London opening [it closed after only four performances]. I'll be reading about it in the papers. All the best for 1957 from Eudora." Welty has also added a one-line note to Bean, Baldwin Bergersen, Archibald's companion and musical collaborator. Archibald's loose bookplate laid in with the adhesive stain from it on the front pastedown.

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        [Les Maîtres de l'estampe française contemporaine :] Maurice Savin, dix estampes originales présentées par Pierre Mac Orlan

      Paris Rombaldi 1949 in-folio en feuilles Paris, Rombaldi, 1949. Coll. "Les Maîtres de l'estampe française contemporaine" (n° 8). 38,5 x 28,5 cm, in-folio, 2 ff. bl. - 7 ff. n. ch. portant 2 eaux-fortes dans le texte - 10 estampes (2 lithographies au crayon, 3 lithograpohies au lavis, 2 lithographie en couleurs, 3 eaux-fortes) toutes numérotées et signées par l'artiste à la mine de plomb et montées sous passe-partout - 3 ff. n. ch. - 3 ff. blancs, en feuilles sous couverture blanche rempliée et imprimée et portefeuille de l'éditeur. Tirage limité à 100 exemplaires sur vélin pur fil de Lana. Celui-ci n° 93. On JOINT la carte de voeux de la Société des Peintres-Graveurs pour 1973 ornée au premier plat d'une lithographie en couleurs de Maurice Savin. Bel exemplaire. (MONOD, 10190) (2,5 kg) Très bon

      [Bookseller: Julien Mannoni livres anciens]
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        Schweizerisches Archiv für Volkskunde / Archives suisses des Traditions populaires. 3. Jhg. 1899 bis 46. Jhg. 1949 fast kmpl.; es fehlen die Jhge. 16, 17 u. 20 sowie 10 Einzel-Nummern [= 34 vollst. Jhge. u. 7 unvollst. Jhge.]. Vierteljahrsschrift. Mit Gesamt-Register.

      Zürich, Druck von Emil Cotti`s Wwe.; ab 7. Jhg. Juchli & Beck; ab 10. Jhg. Basel, Verlag der Schweiz. Ges. für Volkskunde, 1899-1949. - Je Jhg. ca. 250-350 S., oft mit Textabb u. Taf. (tls. eingefaltet oder farbig), tlw. auch Noten, Gr.-8°, Illus. O-Karton (Hefte) Fast komplett die ersten 46 Jhge. mit den nützlichen Register-Bänden, welche 1949 veröffentlicht wurden u. ein "Gesamtregister für die Bände 1-45 des [vorl. Archivs], 1-38 der Schweizer Volkskunde u. 33-38 von Folklore Suisse" enthalten (erstellt von Robert Wildhaber) sowie ein Orts- u. Verfasser-Register. Die Hrsg. wechselten über die Jahre, beteiligt waren neben Hoffmann-Krayer (1864-1936), dem Begründer der Gesellschaft, auch: Jules Jeanjaquet, Maxime Reymond, Arthur Rossat, Jean Roux, Hanns Bächtold-Stäubli, Paul Geiger, R.-O. Frick, J.-B. Bertrand, Rob. Wildhaber. - Es fehlen neben den ersten beiden die Jhge. 16 (1912), 17 (1913) u. 20 (1916) sowie Jhg. 14 (1910), Nr. 2 u. 4 / 18 (1914), Nr. 2 / 26 (1925), Nr. 1 / 30 (1930), Nr. 2 u. 3 / 35 (1936), Nr. 4 / 42 (1945), Nr. 2 / 46 (1949), Nr. 3 u. 4. - Bsp. aus dem Inhalt: Luzerner Akten zum Hexen- u. Zauberwesen; Volkstümliches aus dem Frei- u. Kelleramt; Chants patois jurassiens; Volksmedizinisches; Allerhand Aberglauben aus dem Kanton Bern; Les Paniers; Die Hauszeichen u. Tesslen der Schweiz; Les "Fôles"; Die Klettgauer- oder Hallauertracht des Kantons Schaffhausen; Die Einsiedler Wallfahrts-Andenken einst u. jetzt; Marques Vaudoises; Aus dem Volksleben des Züricher Unterlandes; Sagen aus Rohrbach; Totentanzlieder; Heilige Längenmasse; Le Théâtre populaire en Valais; Volkstümliche Musikinstrumente in der Schweiz; Sprichwortstudien; Contes fantastiques du Jura bernois; Die neuere Entwicklung der Fastnacht in Basel-Land (die überwiegenden Beiträge sind auf deutsch). - Daneben auch immer wieder Bibliographie, Buchbesprechungen, Mitgliederverzeichnis u. jeder Bd. mit Jhgs.-Titel u. Register. - Überwiegend gute Expl., ab u. an etwas stärkere Gebrauchsspuren an den Einbänden; innen immer gut erhalten, meist noch garnicht aufgeschnitten, tlw. papierbedingt leicht gebräunt. Die Einbände überwiegend in der dtsch. Variante, manche auch mit dem franz. Titel (der Inhalt ist bei beiden Varianten gleich).

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        Cre na Cille

      Sáirséal agus Dill, Dublin 1949 - First edition. A clean unmarked copy with the scare dust wrapper, and publisher's loosely inserted promotional slip. The oversized wrapper is chipped at the edges with some minor loss, with a 1" chip to the foot of the spine. The wrapper overall in very good condition, and copies invariable suffer due to its size. Minor rubbing to the edges of the text block, the text appears unread, not price clipped or inscribed. A nice copy of one of the classics of 20th century Irish literature, recently revived and translated into English. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        5 Bände. Jahresrennkalender für Deutschland. 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950.

      Je Sportverlag Ewald Berger, Köln. - je 8°, 1-3 kartoniert, 4-5 Halbleinwandeinband; 380 und 676 und 894 und 991/269 Seiten [Bd. 1949 nimmt die Ostzone in getrennter Paginierung auf] und 936 Seiten 5 Bände. Jahresrennkalender für Deutschland. 1946 (I. und II. Teil, Rennberichte - Statistiken); 1947 (I. und II. Teil, Rennberichte - Statistiken), 1948 (dito), 1949 (Berichte über die im Jahre 1949 gelaufenenen Rennen Deutschlands, nebst Registern, Statistiken usw.); 1950. 1946: Hrsg. Zentralverband für Vollblutzucht und Rennen in der Britischen Zone in Verbindung mit der CVB, CVH und OBV; 1947-1950: Htsg. Generalsekretariat des Direktoriums für Vollblutzucht und Rennen. Je Sportverlag Ewald Berger, Köln. je 8°, 1-3 kartoniert, 4-5 Halbleinwandeinband; 380 und 676 und 894 und 991/269 Seiten [Bd. 1949 nimmt die Ostzone in getrennter Paginierung auf] und 936 Seiten. 2-5: Einbände lichtrandig und berieben, 2 mit Einriss im Einbandvorderdeckel, Klebebindung Einband/Block am Rücken unten leicht gelockert; sonst gut. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cassiodor Antiquariat]
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      - (BAUM,L.FRANK). THE SHAGGY MAN OF OZ by Jack Snow. Chic: Reilly & Lee (1949). 4to, blue cl., pict. paste-on, [255]p., slightest of wear, fine. 1st ed. with pict. ep's and 32p. gathers. Illus. in b&w by FRANK KRAMER. Despite its late date, very scarce. HG xxxviii. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Jour de fete (Original French Film Program)

      Cady Films, Paris 1949 - Original French program for the 1949 Jacques Tati film, "Jour de Fete," the director's first feature-length movie, about a day in the life of a rural French postman, illustrated throughout in color by Rene Peron. Rather than being a typical program with biographies, photographs, film stills, and essays, Tati's approach is to introduce the film's cast and crew details, then tell its story along with illustrations, in the manner of a children's book. "Jour de fete" was shot in both Thomson-Color and black-and-white, and due to processing difficulties with the former, only the black-and-white version was seen for decades, until 1995 when the color version was restored. Fascinatingly, this rare program clearly illustrates the vivid color that Tati intended audiences in France and Europe to see--though no one did. Tall card wrappers in full color, saddle-stitched, with full-color illustrations throughout and photomontages from the film printed on the wrapper verso. 12 x 8 inches. About Near Fine. A unique piece from one of the most important French films of the twentieth century.BFI 603, Criterion 730. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        Complete Poems of Robert Frost. (Signed)

      Henry Holt & Company. 1949 - Frost, Robert. Complete Poems of Robert Frost 1949. NY: Henry Holt and Company (1949). SIGNED LIMITED EDITION. 1/500 COPIES SIGNED BY ROBERT FROST on the limitation page. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Limited Edition. 9 ½ x 6 ½. V-xxi, [1], 1-642 pp. Original publisher's cloth lettered in green. Green spine label lettered in gold. Spine cloth slightly tanned else about Fine, fresh, clean copy. Binding tight. No wear to the cloth. Bookplate removed from inside front cover paste down. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Lacking the slipcase. Contains all the poems through 1949. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Holly Books]
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        Enciclopedia Italiana Di Scienze, Lettere E Arti


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        Obras Completas (3 tomos)

      Aguilar 1949 - Madrid, Editorial Aguilar, 1949. Encuadernación de lujo en Plena Piel. Hierros dorados en lomo y cubierta. Cortes decorados. 18x15 cm. 1663, 1778. y 1765 páginas. Muy buen estado de conservación. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Flagrant délit. Rimbaud devant la conjuration de l'imposture et du truquage.

      Thésée, Paris 1949 - Edition originale. Couverture illustrée reprenant la lithographie du Douanier Rousseau titrée La Guerre. Où Breton dénonce un faux Rimbaud qui defraya la chronique. Un des 100 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé de Hollande, SEUL GRAND PAPIER, signés par André Breton. >>>JOINT la plaquette " La Chasse spirituelle pastiche rimbaldien" publiée à leurs frais en 1954 par les auteurs de la supercherie, Nicolas Bataille et Akakia-Viala. Cette rare plaquette est dédicacée par ce dernier à un comédien. > Bel ensemble. ***** Breton par un article publié dans Combat le 19 mai 1949 fut le premier à dévoiler la mystification de LA CHASSE SPIRITUELLE. Sa lettre fut exposée dans la vitrine de la librairie La Hune, entraînant une vive polémique avec notement Maurice Nadeau et Pascal Pia qui avaient un peu vite cautionné le faux inédit de Rimbaud. Deux mois après Breton sort FLAGRANT DELIT où il expose ses arguments, s'appuyant en particulier sur ce qu'est pour lui la véritable connaissance artistique : "Les grandes oeuvres sont toujours voilées et la connaissance ne parvient à l'essentiel que si elle accepte ses limites.". [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Onze Peintres vus par Arp. Taeuber, Kandinsky, Leuppi, Vordemberge, Arp, Delaunay, Schwitters, Kiesler, Morris, Magnelli, Ernst.

      Zürich, Girsberger, 1949. 210 X 250 mm. broché sous couverture rempliée ornée et étui, non paginé. Illustré de 13 reproductions et de 3 bois originaux gravés de Hans Arp, W. Kandinsky et Leo Leuppi. Les bois de Arp et Leuppi ont été créés pour cet ouvrage et sont signés au crayon. Edition tirée à 200 ex. num. Notre exemplaire est dédicé par l'éditeur à M. Hans Vollenweider, responsable de son impression.

      [Bookseller: Serge Paratte, Livres anciens et moderne]
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        La part du feu

      - Gallimard, Paris 1949, 14,5x21cm, broché. - Originale, una delle 13 copie numerate sul filo puro, unico grande edizione cartacea. Torna leggermente insolated nella parte superiore e inferiore senza gravità. Esemplare raro e bello. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 13 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers. Dos très légèrement insolé en tête et en pied sans aucune gravité. Rare et bel exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        This Lady's Not For Burning.

      London: Tennent Productions,, 1949. Archive of costume designs after Oliver Messel for the original stage production. 25 sheets cream paper, in the company's manilla portfolio. Folded and with the occasional tear but in excellent condition. Some 30 images after the original designs by Messel prepared by the production company from sketches by the designer. The costumier's work faithfully matches the original sketches adding clarity and some greater detail regarding fabrics, accessories and the cut of several garments. An index accompanying the archive lists the costumes needed and the performer for whom the garments were to be made.

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      Roma, Istituto Poligrafico dello Stato, 1949-1961. In-4 p., 44 volumi, tutta tela editoriale, cosi' composta: 35 volumi di testo, 1 di Indice, 1 volume della I Appendice, 2 volumi della II Appendice, 2 volumi della III Appendice (in mz. pelle), 3 volumi della IV appendice (in mz. pelle). Ristampa anastatica. L?opera è ben conservata.

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        37 First Day Covers, opening of new Israeli post offices

      1949-1952 1949 - (STAMPS) Thirty-seven (37) First Day Covers, each commemorating the opening of a new post office in Israel. 1949-1952. Printed in various colors, all highly graphic, many with pioneering scenes. Very Good condition.The opening of a post office, or a new mobile post office, was a barometer for population growth in the early days of Statehood. Each new opening was a cause for celebration, for, in most cases, it represented the beginning of a new neighborhood, and increased colonization of the Land. Each postcard, in some sense, serves as a historic document. Among the cities are: Azor, Tel Josef, Gan Shmuel, Ramla, Migdal Asqlon, Elat, Dir El Balah, Beit Yizhak, Caesarea, Kfar Hamakabi, Yavneh, Ganigar, and Beer Sheva.

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        Prima stampa della Scena V dell'atto II della Fedra di Jean Racine, nella traduzione inedita di Giuseppe Ungaretti, con 7 litografie originali di Enzo Del Prato e Gianni Polidori.

      Cartella editoriale in cartoncino, In-4° (cm 33 x 28), titolo in facciata 'Ah! Cruel,... J'aime'. Nell'interno 16 fogli sciolti, di cui il primo muto, con firma autografa di Giuseppe Ungaretti; seguono gli altri stampati solo al recto, di cui 7 con testo in facsimile della traduzione e a stampa dell'originale francese, e 7 con litografie originali in nero, tutte firmate e datate a lapis dagli artisti. L'ultimo foglio è di giustificazione della tiratura: 135 esemplari numerati dall' 1 al 135 / 10 esemplari contrassegnati dall' A alla L (il nostro esemplare è il n° 135). Questa cartella è stata curata da Roberto Bulla litografo e dalle Arti Grafiche Falsetti, per conto de 'Le edizioni d'Argo', Roma, Via Niso n° 6. Enzo DEL PRATO, all'anagrafe Vincenzo Del Prato (Roma, 1924) è stato architetto e scenografo cinematografico. Ha collaborato con alcuni tra i maggiori registi italiani, da Visconti a Lattuada, da Fellini a Pietrangeli. Dal 1980 ha insegnato Scenografia cinematografica al Centro sperimentale di cinematografia di Roma. È autore del Manuale di scenografia 'Il cinema, la televisione, il teatro' (prefazione di Alberto Lattuada, Roma, La Nuova Italia Scientifica, 1990). Gianni POLIDORI (Roma, 7 novembre 1923 - 19 agosto 1992) risiede nella capitale sino al 1936; trasferitosi a Venezia con la famiglia, intraprende i primi studi sul disegno presso l'Istituto d'Arte, di cui frequenta i corsi serali; rientrato a Roma nel 1940 si iscrive al Liceo Artistico, dove segue le lezioni di Renato Guttuso, che diventerà un punto di riferimento per la sua formazione stilistica e figurativa. Dopo la guerra riprende i suoi studi nel 1945, iscrivendosi alla Scuola di Scenografia dell'Accademia di Belle Arti e successivamente al Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia (presso cui si diplomerà nel 1948), dove studia sotto la guida di Guido Fioroni e Gino Sensani. Inizia a lavorare come aiuto scenografo per il cinema e per il teatro, collaborando con Giacomo Gentilomo, Roberto Rossellini, Luigi Squarzina, Luciano Salce, Vittorio Gassman, Emanuele Luzzati; parallelamente prosegue la sua attività pittorica. A Roma entra in contatto con intellettuali, poeti e scrittori, come Angelo Maria Ripellino, Emilio Villa, Giuseppe Ungaretti. A questo periodo risale l'esperienza della casa editrice Le Edizioni d'Argo, da lui fondata. Nei primi anni Cinquanta si dedica soprattutto al teatro, con alcune proposte scenografiche ispirate al teatro americano, tra cui - per la regia di Luchino Visconti - 'Morte di un commesso viaggiatore' (1951), e - per la regia di Luigi Squarzina - 'È mezzanotte, dottor Schweitzer' (1954), 'Il potere e la gloria' (1955), 'J. B.' (1958). Nello stesso periodo collabora anche con Michelangelo Antonioni per l'allestimento dei film 'I vinti' (1952), 'La signora senza camelie' (1954), 'Le amiche' (1955) e - sotto la guida di Luchino Visconti - collabora al film 'Bellissima' del 1952. Nel '62 si ricorda la sua partecipazione al film 'Le quattro giornate di Napoli' di Nanni Loy; in questo periodo si collocano anche le sue collaborazioni con la televisione. Dal 1967 al 1968 insegna scenografia presso il Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia di Roma; dal '71 all'86 è Professore associato di Elementi di Scenografia al Dams, presso l'Università di Bologna, e nel 1984 fonda a Genova presso l'Istituto Byron la Scuola di Comunicazione Visiva, in collaborazione con Emanuele Luzzati e Raimondo Sirotti. Dorso della cartellina rifatto, piccoli strappetti restaurati al risvolto della busta, brunitura sui margini di tutte le pagine. Estremamente raro, non citato da Gambetti e Vezzosi; un esemplare è censito nel volume di Ralph Jentsch 'I Libri d'Artista Italiani del Novecento' (Ed. Alemandi).

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        Le voleur d'enfants

      - Gallimard, Paris 1949, 12x19cm, broché. - Prima edizione del teatro, uno degli otto esemplari numerati e sull'adattamento Olanda, testina di stampa. Una piccola lacrima senza gravità nella parte superiore del primo corso, una leggera ombra nella parte superiore della pagina giustificazione del pareggio e gli occhi lasciato dal segnalibro numerazione bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de l'adaptation théâtrale, un des 8 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, tirage de tête. Une infime déchirure sans aucune gravité en tête du premier plat, une très légère ombre en tête de la page de justification du tirage et en son regard laissée par le signet de numérotation, agréable exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The American Wild Turkey

      Small Arms Technical Publishing Company, Georgetown 1949 - Tan buckram with gilt spine & cover titles on green panels; 8vo; 328pp; top edge stained green with others untrimmed; illustrated with color frontispiece after painting by Walter Weber, gravures by Stanley Smith plus b/w photos; color pictorial dust jacket. "This is the cornerstone of any turkey hunting library and arguably the most important book ever written on the subject." (Casada p64) With chapters on the bird's characteristics, breeding & nesting, methods of hunting, calls & callers, rifles vs. shotguns, destructive factors and survival & perpetuation. Perhaps the most famous turkey & Samworth title. This title is sought-after by hunters, collectors & conservationists. Reprinted a few times, the true 1st edition (with December 1948 ad page date) remains elusive. The book is in near fine condition while the scarce dust jacket shows moderate wear with light chipping along edges. In collectible condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: David Foley Sporting Books]
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      Cahiers D'Art, Paris 1949 - 44pp, 32 b&w illustrations. Text in French. In a protective clear acetate dustwraper. Published in 1949, this monographic Cahiers D'Art publication presents full page illustrations of thirty-two paintings from a total of sixty-five exhibited works executed by Pablo Picasso between 1946 and 1949. Held at Paris' Maison de la Pensee Francaise between July and December, the show was the most comprehensive presentation to date of the artist's post-war output. An internally bright, handsome example of this exceedingly uncommon document - only seven copies are currently cited in OCLC WorldCat - showing some mild wear, soiling, and staining to its cream colored covers along with some separation of the dustwrapper along the bottom edge with the vintage supplemental complete exhibition checklist laid in. It has been priced accordingly. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        The Sheltering Sky.

      John Lehmann, London. 1949 - First edition. Precedes the U.S. edition. Octavo. 304 pages. The author's first book.Signed by the author on the title-page.Covers slightly bumped at the corners and a bit faded at the spine. Very good in very good, slightly nicked and rubbed, price-clipped dustwrapper a bit darkened at the spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis, Bookseller, ABA, ILAB]
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        The Twelve Ravens: A Lithuanian Fairy Tale [SIGNED]

      München: T. J. Vizgirda, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. poor to g. Signed and dated on colophon. 528/560. 4to. 28pp. Original illustrated dustjacket over tan paper-covered boards with brown lettering on cover. Artist book illustrated with nine original woodcuts by Vaclovas Ratas, initials in plates, hand-set letterpress text. Translation revised by Mark J. Kinney and text edited by Paulius Jurkus. Volume XXVII of "Lithuania - Country and Nation." The woodcuts are similar to the German Expressionist style using stiff angular images and aggressive sharp broken lines.Dustjacket with major wear, bottom third of back part of dj and most of dj spine missing, flaps separated and various medium chips along edges. Binding with one-inch chip at head, and three-inch chip at tail of spine missing. Some sunning along edges of boards. Browning to pages of block not affecting text or images. Dj in poor, book in good condition. Though in poor condition, very rare with dj. Vaclovas Ratas' (1910-1973) work is known for his basic approach of simplicity, sincerity and his love for decorative values. His work is not true to one particular style but executed in varying styles and techniques. He was a founding member of FORMA in 1931, a group of seven Lithuanian artists and his work was exhibited internationally. In 1937 he was awarded the Prix d'Honeur for his woodcut illustrations in "Jurate and Kastytis," a ballad of the Lithuanian Poet Maironis. During his exile in Germany from 1945-1949 Ratas started his own art school and in 1949 created the nine woodcuts for "The Twelve Ravens." In the same year Ratas emigrated to Perth, Australia. "The speed with which the émigré artist embraced Aboriginal art is astounding. Vaclovas Ratas who landed in Perth in 1949 produced woodcuts that incorporated Aboriginal motifs by the end of that year." (Roger Butler). Ratas eventually settled in Sydney which was dominated by abstract art. He joined the Lithuanian artist group Aitvaras (The Goblin). Ratas Australian period is considered the least productive one though his style became more colorful and joyful.

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        Science of Iridiagnosis: Diagnosis from the Eyes

      Thorsons Publishers. PAPERBACK. B006M2PC5S 1949. Ships next day. Book is in good shape, no tears, scribbles, highlighting or underlining, a little general wear, from a smoke-free environment. Items are typically shipped in a plastic bag, in a cardboard cradle, in a manila envelope. Most of my customers rave about my packaging. All US items are shipped with delivery confirmation, if you require this, please let me know. . Good.

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        Trial of the Major War Criminals Before the International Military Tribunal Nuremberg: 14 November 1945-1 October 1946 Volumes II-XLII

      International Military Tribunal, 1949-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Set of 41 volumes of 42. Lacking Volume I: Official Documents. Original blue cloth, dust jacket. Housed in original slipcases. Chipping and small tears to a few volumes, dampstaining and repair to 3 cases and volumes X, XVI, and XXI, affecting text, faint cleaned mold stains. Rest of set is near fine. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

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        Ex nummis historia

      - Roma, P. & P. Santamaria, 1949-1959. 12 Volumi di cm.27 (tutto il pubblicato). Brossura editoriale a stampa. Ottima conservazione. Opera di fondamentale riferimento per gli studi numismatici, impressa in soli 550 esemplari, alcuni dei quali fuori commercio. L'opera è così suddivisa: 1: Monete greche ( pp. XVIII, 74+ 21 tavole fuori testo); 2. Monete dell'Aes grave, monete romane della Repubblica e dell'Impero : fino a Nerva-98 d.C. (pp. VII, 100 + 28 tavole fuori testo); 3. Monete di Traiano, Adriano e loro famiglie : 98-138 (pp. VI, 161 + 39 tavole fuori testo); 4. Monete romane da Antonino Pio alla caduta dell'Impero d'Occidente, 138-476 (pp. VII, 110 + 21 tavole fuori testo); 5. Monete dell'Impero d'Oriente da Arcadio (383-408) ad Isacco II Angelo 1185-1195 (pp.VI, 110+ 24 tavole fuori testo); 6 Monete delle Signorie italiane: i gran maestri italiani dell'Ordine Gerosolimitano (pp. VIII, 67+ 20 tavole fuori testo); 7. I Gonzaga nelle loro monete e nelle loro medaglie. Parte 1., ramo dominante su Montova sul Monferrato e in Francia (pp. XV, 198+ 37 tavole fuori testo); 8. I Gonzaga nelle loro monete e nelle loro medaglie. Parte 2 (pp. 103 + 13tavole fuori testo); 9. Le medaglie dei Gonzaga (pp. XV, 168 + 27 tavole fuori testo); 10. Monete della Casa di Savoia e del Risorgimento italiano (pp. VII, 60 + 12 tavole fuori testo); 11. Monete e medaglie dei romani pontefici (pp. XXII, 93+ 11 tavole fuori testo); 12. Monete e medaglie delle grandi famiglie sovrane dell'Europa (pp. XX, 130+ 40 tavole fuori testo). L'autore, mantovano, fu membro della Accademia Virgiliana, soprintendente delle Gallerie Civiche, fondatore e presidente della Società per il Ducale, collezionista di antichità ed emerito numismatico. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Enciclopedia italiana di scienze, lettere ed arti

      Roma, Istituto Giovanni Treccani, 1949/1992, quarantotto (di quarantanove volumi, manca il vol. XI) in-4to con legature originali in mezza pelle editoriale, fregi e titoli dorati ai piatti ed ai dorsi, oltre 40.000 pagine con migliaia di illustrazioni in nero ed a colori e centinaia di tavole fuori testo anche a doppia pagina e ripiegate. La 'mitica' enciclopedia per eccellenza, in 36 volumi(indici compresi) e delle Appendici I (in un volume) + Appendice II (in due volumi) + Appendice III (in due volumi) + Appendice IV (in tre volumi) e Appendice V (in cinque volumi - 1979/1992) Ottima copia, anche se mancante del volume XI).

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