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        A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight. Complete in fifteen volumes comprising The Dark Lantern, Donkey Boy, Young Phillip Maddison, How Dear is Life, A Fox Under my Cloak, The Golden Virgin, Love and the Loveless, A Test to Destruction, The Innocent Moon, It wa

      Macdonald, London 1951-1969 A first edition set of Williamson's celebrated novel sequence. 8vo. Original publisher's cloth. Some spotting and dust marking to edges, and some additional spotting to a number of volumes, in the main confined to preliminary leaves and leaf margins. Former owner name and date inked to the front endpaper of eight volumes. Quite a nice bright set in the original James Broom-Lynne-designed dust wrappers, a number lightly edge worn and nicked, the spine panels a little darkened and with occasional small portions of loss. One wrapper ('A Fox Under my Cloak') is price-clipped, another ('The Dark Lantern') exhibits a number of tears and a third ('The Phoenix Generation') some spotting, but all are now protected by a removable sheet of archival acetate. A nice bright set.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good.

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        Autograph letter signed ("Jean").

      Santo Sospir (Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat), 12. IV. 1951. - Small 4to. 1 p. To his translator into English, Mary Hoeck: "Je ne vous ai pas envoyé de lettre parce qu'il fallait que j'achève le portrait de Cégeste. Je crois que ce portrait peut vous plaire. J'avais, en outre l'obligation de répondre à und masse de correspondance qui s'empilait sur une table. J'ai vu, hier soir, le film de Sica (Miracle à Milan) - c'est une merveille et j'avais bien raison de dire que le fameux néoréalisme italien était le style même du conte oriental. Le film de Sica en est le triomphe. (Il du reste remporté un triomphe). De Sica a eu la gentillesse de déclarer au public qui n'aurait jamais osé faire ce film sans les miens - et il m'a embrasse sous la mitraille des photographes. Lorsqu'un homme triomphe, cette attitude est assez rare. Asquith aussi a été très élégant. Comme les journalistes lui disaient 'Vous êtes le Cocteau d'Agleterre' (sic) il a répondu: [']Hélas - je voudrais bien avoir ses dons'. Voilà la chronique de Cannes. Francine a acheté un bateau de 18 mètres sur lequel nous avons bravé le Mistral [.]".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Oeuvres.

      - Nice Imprimatur 1951-1952. 3 volumes in-4° en ff, sous chemises et étui décorés par l'Artiste. Monumentale réalisation illustrée de 566 bois originaux de Louis JOU. 65 bandeaux, 84 culs-de-lampe, 136 dans le texte, 20 H.T. et 260 lettrines rouges. Les trois couvertures sont ornées d'un grand bois gravé en couleurs. Tirage limité à 275 exemplaires, un des 125 sur pur chiffon (le bois gravé à la justification manque.comme toujours). Très bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Moda : Historia del traje en Europa : desde los orígenes del cristianismo hasta nuestros días

      Salvat, Barcelona [etc.] 1951 - 11 vol. il. 21 cm con un estudio preliminar de Marqués de Lozoya Los dos últimos vol. Son de María Luz Morales y se llama :La Moda : el traje y las costumbres en la primera mitad del siglo XX .-- Falta el tomo XII dedicado a los complementos .-- Sello del anterior propietario .--Buen estado

      [Bookseller: LIBRERÍA SOLAR DEL BRUTO]
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        RED PLUM BLOSSOMS SPRIG COLOR WOODBLOCK PRINT. [Published by Beijing Rong BaoZha

      [Peking c.1951, Rong Bao Zhai Xing Ji Shi Jian Pu].A single. large sheet woodblock print of his painting, 30 x 41 cm.,. very clean, crisp copy, with his cinnabar seal & signature. in the block, verso numbered: 80-7-BP7, "muban." EXCELLENT !. A BEAUTIFUL LARGE WOODCUT COLOR PRINT OF HIS PAINTING This is ready for framing and display, superbly done, flaw- lessly printed in polychrome woodblocks, excecuted with a most delicate brush and touch. Works of this large size are quite scarce. This signed in Chinese "jiu shihyi sui" or "91 years old" therefore done ca. 1951. * Color scan can be sent by email. Images displayed may not be the actual copy in stock for sale at any given time; if you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email and an image will be returned to you by attachment. * * * * BUY WITH .

      [Bookseller: Rare Oriental Book Company, ABAA, ILAB]
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        The End of the Affair

      London: William Heinemann Ltd,, 1951. Octavo. Original grey cloth, titles to spine gilt, publisher's device to rear board in blind, buff endpapers. With the dust jacket. Contents faintly toned with a few faint marks, a little spotting to edges of text block. An excellent copy in the toned jacket, with a little rubbing to extremities. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        THE MAN WHO KILLED THE KING.

      Hutchinson & Co. (1951)., London: - First edition. INSCRIBED on title page, "For Diana and Went / With the fondest love from Dennis." Diana Younger was Dennis's stepdaughter and they remained close all his life. She illustrated the dust jacket for his 1938 book, THE GOLDEN SPANIARD as well as endpapers for several others. Very good with a little discoloration at bottom of the black cloth spine (where section of jacket is missing--otherwise the book would be near fine); in bright but good-only dust jacket due to a large chip at bottom of spine extending a little to rear panel. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush, member ABAA]
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        Abbott and Costello Go to Mars (Original handwritten manuscript of the treatment for the 1953 film, with subsequent typescript draft)

      Universal City, CA: Universal International, 1951. Screenwriter D.D. Beauchamp's handwritten manuscript treatment for the 1953 Universal film comedy, "Abbott and Costello Go to Mars." Present in its entirety is Beachamp's original treatment, executed in pencil, with holograph corrections. Interspersed throughout are the resulting typewritten pages (also with holograph corrections). The combined pages are bradbound with green studio covers, showing a date of December 5, 1951 (two years prior to the film's release, and well before production began), and the word "Treatment" written in ink at the top right corner, along with a stamped studio reference number. All told, a complete document of the original holograph manuscript and first typewritten draft of the film's treatment. "Abbott and Costello Go to Mars" was released in 1951, and is today held in some regard by B-movie science fiction buffs as well as Abbott and Costello fans. In the film, our heroes are maintenance men who accidentally stow away on board an experimental rocket ship--one that goes not to Mars but to Venus, only to land in the middle of a "Miss Universe" pageant. The pageant includes many worthy contestants, including Anita Ekberg. A superb original screen story for one of the twentieth century's most revered comedy teams, in its earliest form. Fine condition, with manuscript pages 8.5 x 13 inches, typewritten pages 8.5 by 11 inches. Housed in a custom quarter-leather clamshell box.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Production cel for Alice in Wonderland

      Burbank, CA: Walt Disney Studios,, 1951. Featuring the Walrus and Oysters. 4 cel set up for Alice in Wonderland featuring four original hand inked and painted production cels of the Walrus and Oysters and menu, set on a hand prepared watercolour non production background. Gouache on celluloid on. Sheet size: 43 x 35.5 cm In excellent condition. Mounted, and presented in a manufactured gold leaf frame and UV protection glass. Framed size: 51 x 46 cm. Original production cel for Disney's Alice in Wonderland, depicting a scene from the 1951 film in which the Walrus speaks with the oysters he and the Carpenter lured from the sea.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The River [Le fleuve] (Archive of material from the 1951 film, including an original photograph of Renoir on the set with assistant director Satyajit Ray)

      France / India / US: Oriental Productions, Ltd. / United Artists, 1951. An archive of material for the 1951 film, including a vintage reference photograph of Renoir directing the film in Bengal, with his smiling 30-year-old assistant Satyajit Ray to his right. Also included in the archive are the original color program for the US release and a program produced specifically for the film's debut in San Francisco at the Stage Door Theatre. It is a point of interest that the film was distributed in the US via the Theatre Guild, resulting in many screenings in playhouses rather than traditional movie theaters. Renoir played a major role in defining what became known in the 1960s as an "auteur," and Ray was in the first generation of directors to inhabit that established definition. He is today considered one of the greatest directors of the twentieth century, and his involvement with Renoir's sole film to be made in India was critical to his career, which would begin properly 4 years later with "Pather Panchali" (1955). We have never before encountered a photograph of the two men together. The international program includes original essays by Renoir, Godden, and producer Kenneth McEldowney. "The River," an international co-production distributed by United Artists, concerns three young girls (two British, one Indian) in Bengal who become infatuated with an ex-soldier who comes into their lives. International program: Full-color, saddle-stitched card wrappers. 16 pages, 12 x 9 inches, saddle-stitched. Near Fine. Stage Door program: Black-and-white, saddle-stitched self-wrappers. 12 pages, 8.5 x 6 inches. Near Fine. Photograph: 8 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Fine. Criterion Collection 276.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Caine Mutiny (First Edition)

      Garden City: Doubleday, 1951. First Edition. First Edition, in a first issue dust jacket, with "City Boy" on the rear flap and "The City Boy" on the rear wrapper. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and basis for the classic 1954 film directed by Edward Dmytryk and starring Humphrey Bogart and Jose Ferrer. A tight, Near Fine copy in a Very Good plus, price clipped, jacket. Owner's neat contemporary gift inscription (dated 1951) on the title page. Jacket has light toning to the spine, with light rubbing and a few tiny closed tears at the extremities. Housed in a custom clamshell box.

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        [Dance to the Music of Time:]

      London: William Heinemann Ltd.,, 1951?-75. A Question of Upbringing; A Buyer's Market; The Acceptance World; At Lady Molly's; Casanova's Chinese Restaurant; The Kindly Ones; The Valley of Bones; The Soldier's Art; The Military Philosophers; Books Do Furnish a Room; Temporary Kings; Hearing Secret Harmonies. 12 volumes, octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in burgundy morocco, titles to spine gilt, raised bands, dark blue endpapers, gilt edges. Housed in a leather entry slipcase. A fine set. First editions, first impressions.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Photograph portrait.

      London: Vivienne, 20th Century Studios Ltd,, 1951. Silver gelatin print (15.5 × 11 cm) mounted on plain card, the photographer's signature lower left-hand corner. Very good condition. Mount size: 23 x 16.2 cm Signed by Churchill on the mount. The studio portrait shows Churchill seated half-length in black formal jacket and bow-tie. In October 1951 Churchill became prime minister for the second time. The society photographer Vivienne's autobiography, They Came to My Studio: Famous People of Our Time was published in 1956.

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        Matisse: His Art and His Public. Limited edition with lithograph

      New York: Museum of Modern Art. Very Good. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Limited to 495 numbered copies of which this is number 78. Signed by the author and with an original lithograph by Matisse. Top edge heavily gilt; navy cloth with gilt decor. Chips to head & tail of jacket but backed by a trade edition jacket (i.e., two jackets); otherwise a clean, unblemished copy in publisher's slipcase.; quarto; 592 pages; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Old Florida Bookshop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA]
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        Revista Mundo Peronista. Coleccion Completa 93 Numeros.

      - Mundo Peronista (1951-1955): El 15 de julio de 1951 apareció la revista Mundo Peronista, órgano oficial de difusión de la ESP. De periodicidad quincenal, tamaño de 32x25 y con un total de 52 páginas, sus portadas eran a color, con fotografías o ilustraciones de Perón y Evita en forma alternativa. Escrito en lenguaje llano, simple y directo, su interior estaba impreso en color sepia, con abundantes fotografías, ilustraciones, secciones fijas y variables, artículos, notas y reportajes encabezados por títulos expresivos y contundentes. Se publicaron en total 93 números –los dos últimos dobles-hasta el 1º de septiembre de 1955; su precio inicial, que fue de $ 1,50 se duplicó al año de aparición, continuando así hasta el final. La impresión se realizaba en los talleres de la Editorial Haynes, que por entonces publicaba el diario El Mundo y las revistas El Hogar, Mundo Argentino, Mundo Agrario, Mundo Infantil, Mundo Deportivo y Mundo Radial. Su Director fue el escritor Jorge Newton, aunque ni él ni sus redactores aparecían con sus verdaderos nombres: algunos de los artículos y notas estaban firmados con seudónimos (Silo Gismo, Elicás, A De Menos, A De Mas, Loco Noce, El Observador Peronista, Fe, Justicialista, Mas de Capirote, Verissimus), otros con iniciales (O. R., J. G., J. C. M., E. S., J. N., M. A. D., E. B., E. P. O.), y otros no llevaban ni siquiera eso. ¿A que razón puede atribuirse tal determinación? Pues a que los redactores de la revista eran "ciudadanos peronistas" que escribían para la "masa ciudadana del Movimiento Peronista", razón por la cuál esa producción "no tiene propietario, puesto que quienes la realizan renuncian, inclusive, al derecho de propiedad intelectual que por las leyes les corresponde sobre la misma". Siguiendo esa línea, se apelaba a que los lectores reproduzcan los contenidos de la revista, pues de ese modo se cumplía con la misión que se había impuesto la publicación, es decir divulgar el pensamiento y la obra del general Perón y de Eva Perón: "Por lo tanto, todos aquellos colegas y lectores que contribuyan a ampliar el radio de acción que abarcamos, reproduciendo o divulgando el contenido de cada edición de Mundo Peronista, son, además de nuestros amigos, nuestros colaboradores, a quienes desde ya agradecemos cuanto hagan"13 . Sin embargo, a partir de que en las últimas ediciones aparecieron varios artículos firmados como por lo que expresan otras fuentes, pueden conocerse algunos colaboradores de fuste de la revista, como Elías Castelnuovo 14, Armando Cascella 15 y Américo Barrios 16. Mundo Peronista contenía publicidad estatal y privada. De la primera pueden mencionarse la del Banco de la Nación Argentina, Lotería de Beneficencia Nacional y Casinos, Yacimientos Petrolíferos Fiscales (YPF), Flota Mercante del Estado, Caja Nacional de Ahorro Postal, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Ministerio de Transportes, Dirección Nacional de Industrias del Estado (DINIE), Dirección Provincial de Turismo de Córdoba y Lotería de Tucumán. De la segunda la había de tradicionales empresas extranjeras radicadas en nuestro país, como FIAT, Coca-Cola, Mercedes Benz, Shell, Fernet Branca, Pirelli, Nescafé, Philips, y también de empresas nacionales como SIAM Di Tella, La Cantábrica, Grafa, Quilmes, Techint, Acindar, Hierromat, Peuser, Terrabussi, Kraft, Sancor entre otras 17. No obstante ello, Mundo Peronista no alcanzaba, al menos en sus comienzos, a cubrir los costos de impresión –la publicidad estatal por caso no se cobraba, por lo que desde sus páginas solicitaba el apoyo de los lectores para renovar sus suscripciones antes de su vencimiento y también para lograr nuevos suscriptores. En efecto, la revista se vendía por suscripción y también por venta en los quiscos, habiendo alcanzado, según sus responsables, una tirada de 100.000 ejemplares. Al año de su aparición se crean la Editorial Mundo Peronista y el Departamento de Difusión. Por la primera se editan libros de Perón (Conducción Política, Los Mensajes de Perón), de Evi

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        4 private Alben, die die Zeit des LGV von 1951-1975 dokumentieren (Sehr liebevoll gestaltete Alben, die einen Teil der Geschichte des LGV mit zahlreichen SIGNIERTEN Programmen renommierter Künstler dokumentieren)

      1951-1975. 4 Fotoalben, sauber angelegt und alles montiert oder eingeklebt, gute Ex. 1. Album (1951-1957): 2 Zeitungsartikel über Walter Schlageter (Anm.: Prof. Walter Schlageter (1907-1995), Ettlinger Musiker und Ehrenchorleiter des Bad. Sängerbundes. Nachlass liegt im Stadtarchiv (Abteilung 7) ------ Zeitungsartikel Festaufführung der Kantate von Franz Philipp -------- 2 Fotos Weinausflug nach Neustadt 1951-------- Programm \"Zwischen Zeit und Ewigkeit\" (Kantate nach Dichtungen v. Hans Thoma), Stadtverwaltung Karlsruhe am 1. Nov. 1951 in der Stadthalle (Dirigent Walter Schlageter) -------- 1 Blatt Festakt Badischer Sängerbund aus Anlaß des 90jährigen Bestehens am 14.9.1952 im Bad. Staatstheater (Ltg. Walter Schlageter) --------- 3 Fotografien Omnibusfahrt nach Wildbad, Freudenstadt und Kuppenheim 1952 ---------- Programm des LGV Karlsruhe \"Requiem v. Mozart\" am 1.11.1952 in der Stadthalle (Dirigent Walter Schlageter) und Zeitungsartikel dazu --------- mehrere Zeitungsausschnitte zur Hans Thoma-Gedächtnisfeier --------- Programm des LGV Karlsruhe \"Requiem v. Mozart\" am 2.11.1953 in der Stadthalle und Zeitungsartikel dazu ------- Programm II. Musikalische Morgenfeier des Karlsruher Kammerorchesters im Kleinen Saal der Stadthalle am 15.11.1953 (Ltg. Walter Schlageter) dazu Zeitungsartikel) -------- 4 Fotos Sommerausflug Ettlingen / Herrenalb 1953 ---------- Programm \"7. Symphonie-Konzert\" des Badischen Staatstheater Karlsruhe am 16.4.1954 in der Stadthalle (Dirigent Otto Matzerath, Chor Walter Schlageter) -------- Zeitungsartikel \"Johannes-Passion\" in der Stadthalle ---------- Feier anl. der Verabschiedung von Oberschulrat Oskar Haug 30.4.1954 im Schauspielhaus (Programm und Zeitungsartikel (Ltg. Walter Schlageter) --------- 2 Ansichtskarten (Ulm und Weingarten) Konzertreise 10./11.7.1954 Ulm-Ravensburg-Weingarten-Überlingen-Bodensee -------- Programm \"Kirchenmusik im Muenster zu Weingarten 10. Juli 1954\" LGV Karlsruhe und Zeitungsausschnitt, umseitig 4 s/w Fotos von dieser Reise ------------ Programm LGV Karlsruhe \"Festaufführung anl. des 70jährigen Bestehens 13.11.1954 in der Stadthalle \"Hans Pfitzner - Von deutscher Seele) Ltg. Walter Schlageter umseitig 9seitiges Textheft und Zeitungsausschnitt ---------- Foto und Ausschnitt \"Generalversammlung des LGV 22.1.1955 ------- Programmzettel Festaufführung von Deutscher Seele v. Hans Pfitzner, SIGNIERT von den Mitwirkenden: Maria Wolf, Walter Schlageter, Max Pröbstl, Hanna-Ulrike Vassal (Anm. Max Proebstl (* 24. September 1913 in München; gest. 19. November 1979 ebenda) war ein deutscher Opern- und Oratoriensänger in der Stimmlage Bass) -------- Programm und kl. Werbezettel sowie 2 Zeitungsausschnitte Festakt Bundesliederfest Pfingsten 1955 Badischer Sängerbund --------- Sängerbund Oppenau (5 Fotos, Zeitungsausschnitt, bedrucktes Stoffbändchen v. 1956 und Titelblatt der Festschrift 100 Jahre MGV Sängerbund Oppenau ----------- Programm LGV Karlsruhe \"Musikalischer Abend 8.12.1956 im Bismarck-Gymnasium mit Sigrid Weber, Hans Clauser, Frithjof Kessel ----------- Programm LGV Karlsruhe am 5.1.1957 \"Joseph Haydn - Die Schöpfung\" SIGNIERT von den Mitwirkenden Hanna-Ulrike Vassal, Hans Hofmann (Bass), Walter Schlageter, Erwin Grosse und eine weitere (?), sowie ein Zeitungsartikel und ein s/w Orig.foto dazu --------- Programmheft des LGV Karlsruhe vom 19.10.1957 in der Stadthalle Karlsruhe zu \"Carl Orff, Carmina Burana, SIGNIERT von Hanna Ulrike Vassal, Walter Schlageter, Hans Braun, Karl Bernhöft dazu Zeitungsartikel --------- Programm Nancy \"Festival du Musique et Chant Choral (Mit Walter Schlageter und H.-U. Vassal... v. 26.10.1957 mit einigen Fotos und Zeitungsausschnitten ///////////////////// 2. Album (1957-1962) Zettel Walter Schlageter zum 50. Geb. -------- Programm des LGV Karlsruhe v. 14. Mai 1958 in der Stadthalle Karlsruhe \"Joseph Haydn - Die Schöpfung, SIGNIERT von den Mitwirkenden Claire Fassbender-Luz (geb. 1916 international gefeierte Opernsängerin und später Hoteliersfrau in Freudenstadt), Frederick Dalberg (* 07.01.1908 in Newcastle-on-Tyne, England - 01.03.1988 in Kapstadt, u.a. hervorragender Wagnersänger), Naan Pöld (eig. Benjamin Nathan Feld) 1921-1998, estnischer Tenor), Walter Schlageter, dazu 2 Zeitungsausschnitte ----------- Vereinsfahrt des LGV am 8. Juni 1958 nach Calw (Bildausschnitte und 5 Fotos), Nachruf und Todesanzeige Karl Heß ------------ Zeitungsausschnitt zum 60. Geb. v. Willi Preis (1958) ----------- Einladung 75 Jahre LGV / 5 Jahre Karlsruher Lehrerspielschar zur Aufführung \"Des Königs Schatten\" v. Bernt von Heiseler v. 24.-27.10.1958 ---------- Programm \"Festakt 23.11.1958 Stadthalle Karlsruhe mit Einlaßkarte (Ltg. Walter Schlageter -------- 2 Einlaßkarte des LGV v. 29.11.1958 + 6.12.1958 und 3 Abb. v. Elisabeth Schmidt, Naan Pöld und Ingrid Sahlin -------------- Programm des LGV Karlsruhe zur Feier des 75jährigen Jubiläums \"Festkonzert am 6.12.1958\", SIGNIERT v. den Mitwirkenden Elisabeth Schmidt, Komponist Fritz Kölble, Walter Schlageter, Ingrid Sahlin, Naan Pöld, Franz Philipp (Komponist) (Franz Joseph Philipp (* 24. August 1890 in Freiburg im Breisgau; gest. 2. Juni 1972 ebenda) war ein deutscher Kirchenmusiker und Komponist). 1924 Direktor des Badischen Konservatoriums für Musik in Karlsruhe) und Zeitungsausschnitt --------- Programm \"Kreisliedertag am 7./8. 3.1959 ín Karlsruhe des Sängerkreis Karlsruhe in der Stadthalle ------------- Programmheft, Programmzettel und Zeitungsausschnitt des LGV v. 6.5.1959 in der Stadthalle, SIGNIERT v. Elisabeth Schmidt, Naan Pöld, Hans Ochsenkiel ----------- Programmheft und Zeitungsausschnitt \"Neue Chormusik Ludwigsburg 10. Oktober 1959 Stadthalle ----------- Flyer Grands Concerts Symphoniques du Conservatoire 8.11.1959 in Nancy (Direct. Walter Schlageter), 2 Zeitungsausschnitte sowie Programmzettel SIGNIERT v. Elisabeth Schmidt (Sopran), Naan Pöld, Clemens Kaiser-Breme (Clemens Kaiser-Breme (* 8. August 1908 in Bochum; gest. 12. Januar 1997 in Niederkassel) war ein deutscher Opernsänger (Stimmlage Bariton) und Musikpädagoge), Walter Schlageter ----------- Einladung zur Generalversammlung des LGV am 6.2.1960 im \"Salmen\" am Ludwigsplatz (Karlsruhe) -------- 1 Blatt Einladung des LGV Karlsruhe zur Fastnacht am 1.3.1960 --------- Programmzettel des Badischen Sängerbundes, Konzert 30.4.1960 in der Stadthalle Karlsruhe und Zeitungsausschnitt -------- Bundesliederfest Karlsruhe Pfingsten 1960, zahlr. Artikel und Bildausschnitte ---------- Jungbürgerfeier 25.6.1960 Schwarzwaldhalle Karlsruhe \"Carmina Burana\" mit Walter Schlageter LGV Karlsruhe \"Sängerfahrt 1960 nach Alpirsbach\" ---------- Tagesordnung der Generalversammlung ----------- einige Artikel und Ausschnitte zu Fastnachtsveranstaltungen --------- Programm Männerchor Pforzheim-Brötzingen 1861-1961, Carmina Burana, 2. Sonderkonzert, SIGNIERT v. 3 Mitwirkenden Hanna Ulrike Vassal, Barry Mc Daniel, Eric Marion (Barry McDaniel (* 18. Oktober 1930 in Lyndon, Kansas) ist ein US-amerikanischer Bariton, der seine Karriere fast ausschließlich in Deutschland gestaltete. Neben seiner Bühnentätigkeit trat er auch als Konzert- und Liedsänger hervor), Zeitungsartikel dabei ---------- Programm Gruppenkonzert der Sängergruppe Karlsruhe am 24.9.1961 Stadthalle Karlsruhe --------- Programm und Textbuch \"König David\" Musik v. Arthur Honegger, am 27.1.1962, SIGNIERT Ingeborg Reichelt, Katja Fischer-Dobbelstein, Friedrich Wilhelm Andreas, Naan Pöld, Oskar Haug und einige Zeitungsausschnitte dazu --------- Morgenfeier der \"Woche der Brüderlichkeit 11.3.1962 der gesellschaft für christlich-jüdische Zusammenarbeit in Karlsruhe (Einladung, Programm und Zeitungsartikel) /////////////////// 3. Album (1962-1966): Tagesordnung der Generalversammlung des LGV v. 16.3.1962 mit 18 s/w Fotos und 1 Zeitungsausschnitt ---------- 100 Jahre Badischer Sängerbund (Zeitungsartikel) -------- Programm \"Festakt aus Anlass des 100j. Bestehens des Badischen Sängerbund am 24.6.1962 im Badischen Staatstheater\" und Zeitungsartikel ----------- Einladung zum Ausflug des LGV am 1.7.1962 v. Pforzheim nach Bad Liebezell ----------- Einladung zum gemütlichen Beisammensein am 6.11.1962 im Moninger, Hauptpost ------------- Programm Gedenkfeier anl. des Volkstrauertages 18.11.1962 am Soldatenfriedhof Andilly unter Mitwirkung des LGV mit Broschur und Zeitungsausschnitten ------------- Hans Thoma Gedenkfeier (4 Zeitungsausschnitte) ----------- Chile tanzt und singt am 19.2.1963 im Albert Schweitzer Saal in Karlsruhe (Dt. chilenischer Singkreis), kl. Broschur und 2 Zeitungsausschnitte ---------- Fasching im LGV am 26.2.1963 im Kl. Stadthallensaal ----------- Programm \"Morgenfeier\" zur Eröffnung der Woche der Brüderlichkeit am 10.3.1963 (Ges. f. Christlich-Jüdische Zusammenarbeit) und Zeitungsausschnitt ----------- LGV Satzungen und Einladung zur Hauptversammlung am 25.5.1963 im Gasthaus Krokodil am Ludwigsplatz in Karlsruhe ------------- Concert de Gala in Nancy am 26.10.1963 Bildausschnitt und Programmheft SIGNIERT von Walter Schlageter, Hanni Mack-Cossack, Hans Clauser, Pierre Cortelezzi und ein weiterer (wohl Marcel Dautremer) (Hans Walter Clauser (* 20. März 1931 in Mörsch bei Karlsruhe; gest. 2. Juni 2009 in Ettlingen) deutscher Pädagoge, Historiker und Gewerkschafter. Wie sein Vater schlug er die Lehrerlaufbahn ein, schloss aber neben dem Lehrerstudium auch erfolgreich eine Gesangsausbildung bis zum Zeugnis der Bühnenreife als Bariton ab) dazu 1 AK und 7 Fotos verziert mit Stadtplan etc. ------------ Programmheft \"Johannes Brahms, Ein deutsches Requiem am 4.11.1963 in der Stadthalle Karlsruhe SIGNIERT von Hanni Mack-Cossack und Walter Schlageter, dazu mehrere Zeitungsausschnitte ------------ Gratulation für Willi Preis zum 65. Geb mit kl. Foto ------------- 6.1.1964 Heilige Drei Könige 4 Fotos --------------- Programm Morgenfeier der Gesellschaft für Christlich-Jüdische Zusammenarbeit am 8.3.1964 ------------ Einladung des LGV zur Hauptversammlung am 9.5.1964 im Moninger, Einladung zur Sängerfahrt am 12.7.1964 nach Straßburg, Ausflug nach Ringelbach des LGV am 10.10.1964, Programm und Zeitungsausschnitt LGV spielt Bach und Händel in der Christuskirche, Einladung zur Kinderweihnachtsfeier im Jugendheim Anne Frank am 10.12.1964, weitere Einladung zum Karneval und zur Hauptversammlung ------------ Liederfest Karlsruhe 27.-30. Mai 1965 Programmblatt und Zeitungsausschnitte ---------- Weinausflug nach Meisenbühl am 16.10.1965 ---------- Johannes Brahms, Ein deutsches Requiem Programm v. 1.11.1965 in der Stadthalle Karlsruhe SIGNIERT v. Maria Stader (Sopran) und Horst Günther (Bariton) (Maria Stader (* 5. November 1911 in Budapest, Österreich-Ungarn; gest. 27. April 1999 in Zürich; geboren als Maria Molnár) bedeutende Schweizer lyrische Sopranistin) (Horst Günter (* 23. Mai 1913 in Leipzig; gest. 7. Januar 2013 in Hamburg) war ein deutscher Opernsänger (Bariton) und Gesangspädagoge, als 9jähriger am Thomaschor und noch 2004 gab er Unterricht in Zürich) dazu Zeitungsausschnitte ----------- Abend im Schützenhaus auf dem Turmberg, einige Ausschnitte, Programm und Ausschnitte des LGV v. 7.12.1965 \"Des Kaisers Nachtigal\" Märchenspiel ---------- Johannes Brahms, Ein deutsches Requiem am 9.3.1966 im Palais des Fetes in Straßburg (Programm und Ausschnitte) ------------ 90 Jahre Simultanschule am 19.3.1966 in der Stadthalle Karlsruhe (Ltg. Walter Schlageter, Programm und Abb. Programmzettel u.a. Nancy Concert de Gala 20.5.1966 mit Elisabeth u. Claude Hector, Marie-Antoinette Jungmann und Andre Vessieres, Marcel Dautremer ////////////////// 4. Album (1966-1975): großes s/w Foto Walter Schlageter erhält Auszeichnung (12.1.1966) ---------- Ausflug nach Mudau 25.9.1966, Wanderung zur Burg Wildenberg, Familienabend im Moninger 19.11.1966, Ausflug nach Varnhalt, Kinderweihnacht in der Karlsruher Insel (November, Dezember), Woche der Brüderlichkeit 5.-12.3.1967 (einige Ausschnitte), LGV Hauptversammlung am 11.3.1967 im Ketterer --------- Programm \"Frohsinn und Schwermut\" von Händel auf der Bundesgartenschau Karlsruhe und Zeitungsausschnitt -------- Trauerblatt für den verstorbenen Willi Preis und Zeitungsausschnitt ----------- LGV Filmabend am 18.11.1967 im Moninger --------- Einladungszettel Fastnacht im Moninger am 17.2.1968 -------- Chile singt und tanzt am 17.1.1968 --------- 1 Blatt Auszeichnung mit dem Bundesverdienstkreuz für Walter Schlageter ------------ Chor-Olympiade Stuttgart 27.6.-1.7.1968 Zettel und Festkarte u.a. ------ Hans Leopold Zollner (Blatt mit Abb.) ----------- Programm LGV Karlsruhe in der St. Bernhard Kirche am 8.12.1968 SIGNIERT v. Sigrid Windecker-Reichert, Lori Toesca, Renate Ackermann, Serge Maurer und Klaus Kirchner dazu Zeitungsausschnitte, 5 Seiten mit div. Veranstaltungen ----------- Programm LGV Karlsruhe am 29.11.1970 in St. Stephan Gabrile Faure und Bach SIGNIERT v. Renate Ackermann, Lajos Kendy (später Prof. in Dortmund), Peter Wetzler (Tenor) und Walter Schlageter und Zeitungsausschnitte, einige weitere Seiten mit Aufführungen und Orig.fotos von Chor und Veranstaltungen, 90 Jahre LGV, Walter Schlageter zum 70. Geb.. ------------ Letzte Seite \"Aufführungen und Mitwirkungen des Lehrergesangvereins von 1959 bis heute (1975) Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Dark Chateau; And Other Poems

      Arkham House, Sauk City, WI 1951 - 8vo. [viii], 63 pp. Cloth in dustwrapper, npc, very good. (27341). Owner's name neatly written on paste-down. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Mimeographed typescript:] Lectures on Communication Theory. Delivered in the Fall Term of 1951 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

      [Cambridge Mass, 22 September 1951] - 4to (276 x 205 mm), ff [1] 83, with equations and diagrams in text; in very good condition, in contemporary buckram, labelled in gilt on spine. £6500First edition, a unique typescript of Gabor's MIT lectures on information and communication theory, including an extended discussion of the use of light waves in holography, for which Gabor was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1971. Gabor's discovery and development of holography comes directly from his work on information 'contained' in wave forms. The realization of holography had to await the invention of lasers in 1960 as a source for coherent light, but from 1947 on Gabor had already established all of the principles of holography and demonstrated it using conventional light sources.The Lectures open with a mathematical theory of signal analysis and representation. Gabor discusses Shannon's and Weiner's theories of information, the entropy of noise, principles and theories of information encoding, and the limitations of Shannon's theory. This is followed by a physical theory of signals, including the fundamental limitations of signal transmission and recognition in the light of classical and quantum physics. From page 46 on Gabor examines information theory in regard to light waves, and sets out the foundations of the theory of holography based upon the interference of coherent light beams. The work concludes with an examination of speech analysis and compression.Besides his foundation work on holography, the Lectures cover other fundamental discoveries of Gabor in the fields of information storage and retrieval, such as granular synthesis and time-frequency analysis.Dennis Gabor (1900-1979) was a Hungarian physicist who fled Nazi Germany in 1933 and came to Britain where he did all his major research. See DSB 17 pp 324-8.This typescript appears to be unique. The text was published by MIT in the following year on April 3, 1952 (Origins of cyberspace n 627); OCLC cites only one copy, at MIT, of the published version

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        Babar Dans L'Ile Aux Oiseaux.

      1951. BRUNHOFF, Laurent de. Babar Dans L'Ile Aux Oiseaux. 40 pp. Colourfully illustrated throughout. Folio, 365 x 270 mm, bound in original illustrated boards. Paris: Hachette, 1951.|~||~|$1250.00 First Edition. The ninth book in the Babar collection, finding the elephant king and his family on the fantastical Ile Aux Oiseux populated by a colourful assortment of exotic birds. A near fine copy with a little minor bumping to the corners, rarely found in acceptable condition.

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        Temple of Flora,

      London: Collins,, 1951. With Plates faithfully reproduced from the original engravings and the work described by Geoffrey Grigson. With Bibliographical Notes by Handasyde Buchanan. Folio (426 x 298 mm). Contemporary green crushed morocco, raised bands, titles to compartments gilt, floral designs to compartments and front board in gilt with onlaid calf pieces in various colours, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Coloured frontispiece, 11 similar plates, and 24 black and white plates, all with tissue guards. Spine slightly darkened, light offsetting from turn-ins. An excellent copy. First Collins edition, attractively bound. Designed by George M. Rainbird and Ruari McLean, this edition reproduces all but four plates from the volume held by the Library of Eton College. "The Temple has been characterized as a visually magnificent failure, with 'little botanical value' (Blunt and Stearn, 236), but this is to misunderstand its place in Thornton's writings and within a particular phase of British science in the era of Romanticism" (ODNB).

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        Indice de artes y letras

      Madrid. 39 cm. 6 vol. Encuadernación en tapa dura artesanal con lomo estampado. Contiene los siguientes Nº. Vol I: 1951 - 54: Año 6: Nº 43 (10 sept 1951), 45 (15 Nov 1951); Año 7: Nºs 47 al 58, (Año 1952). Año 8: Nºs 59 al 69 Año 1953. Año 9: 70 - 71 (Ene - Feb 1954 Ediccion para Extranjeros), 74 (28 febr 1954), 73 (30 marz 1954), 74 - 75 (Abril - Mayo 1954). Vol II, 1955 - 1957: Año 10; Nºs 76 al 87 Año 1955. Del 88 al 96, Año 1956. Año 11: Nºs 97 al 108. Año 1957. Vol III: 1958 - 1959: Año 12: Nºs 109 al 120 año 1958. Año 13: Nºs 121 al 132 año 1959. Vol IV, 1960 - 1961: Contiene los Nºs Año 14, Nº del 133 al 144 (año 1960) Nºs del 145 al 154 año 1961. Vol V: 1962 - 1964. Año XVI, Nºs 157 al 168 de 1962. Año XVII Nºs del 169 al 180 del año 1963. Nºs de 181 y 182 de 1964. Vol VI año XVII Nº del 183 al 192 del año 1964. Año XVIII Nºs del 193 al 199 del año 1965. Año XX Nº del 200 al 204 de 1965. Un tomo de dimensiones mas pequeñas que el resto . Cubierta deslucida. (=439693=) Ver imagen

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        Les Miserables (Original screenplay for the 1952 film)

      Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1951. First Draft Continuity script for the 1952 film. One of over thirty film adaptations of Hugo's 1862 novel, with Michael Rennie as Jean Valjean and Debra Paget as Cosette. This adaptation differs from the film, with characters added and dropped, and entire sequences of the novel left out. Debra Paget and Robert Newton would reprise their roles for the Lux Radio Theatre hour-long adaptation in December of the same year. Orange studio wrappers, noted as FIRST DRAFT CONTINUITY on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped copy No. 44 and No. 420, dated July 25, 1951. Distribution page present, with receipt removed. Title page present, dated July 25, 1951, noted as 1st Draft Continuity, with a credit for screenwriter Murphy. 147 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 145. Mimeograph on eye-rest green stock. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good, bound internally with three gold brads.

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        The Town and the City

      Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1951. The first UK edition, first printing of the author's first book. 8vo. 499pp. Beige cloth lettered in red at spine. Backstrip and upper edges of boards lightly spotted. Endpapers partially browned and with some additional light spotting which also impacts several preliminary and (blank) concluding leaves. A very good copy in very good non-clipped pictorial dust wrapper designed by Stein, with just a touch of spotting and tanning, several tiny closed tears and several slivers of loss from spine ends. First published by Harcourt Brace in the US in March 1950, this distinctly more uncommon UK edition followed a year later. The novel was not a success: it was trashed by a number of reviewers, Kerouac's royalties did not exceed his advance of $1,000 and it was six years before the publication of his next novel, 'On the Road'.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        Le hussard sur le toit

      Édition originale, un des 210 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin pur fil, tirage de tête après 35 Holland papere.Très bel exemplaire tel que paru. Gallimard Paris 1951 14x21cm broché

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        Le avventure di Pinocchio. Storia di un burattino

      A. Tallone, Parigi 1951 - In barbe Illustrazioni di Chiostri. A fine testo seguono 10 pagine di Notizia sul Pinocchio nell'edizione originale e nella presente" di Marino Parenti, che fu il primo bibliografo a fornire (nelle proprie "Rarità bibliografiche dell'Ottocento") una dettagliata descrizione." 268 + (16) p. 155x275 mm br.edit. con sovraccoperta illustrata e astuccio editoriale

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        Miracolo a Milano [Miracle in Milan] (Original Italian Program, signed by De Sica)

      Rome: Albert and Charles Boni, 1951. Original Italian program for the 1951 film, based on the novel "Totò il buono" by Cesare Zavattini. SIGNED by De Sica at the bottom of the title page. One of the director's classics, pure visual storytelling, made just after "Bicycle Thieves" (1948) and just before "Umberto D." (1952). A gorgeous, oversize program with a central illustration on the front wrapper within a debossed frame. The wrapper houses 6 loose deluxe card plates, as issued, the first two devoted to text, and the last four being full-color lithograph illustrations reflecting the film story. One of the most beautiful programs we've ever seen. Plates Near Fine, outer wrapper Very Good plus with a few tears at the edges but no loss, 12.75 x 17.25 inches.

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        Faster than Thought: The Ferranti Nimrod Digital Computer. A brief survey of the field of digital computing with specific reference to the Ferranti Nimrod computer

      Hollinwood, Lancs: Ferranti Ltd, 1951. First edition. 12mo. original printed olive staple-bound wrappers, very occasional light pencil markings, else fine. In custom green clamshell cloth box, black gilt morocco spine label. A fine copy. First edition. 12mo. The first book on a computer game. The first book devoted to a computer game, available for purchase at the 1951 Festival of Britain with the event's symbol printed on the upper cover. The Ferranti Nimrod was revealed to the public as part of the Science Exhibition and was the first machine built exclusively for the purpose of playing a game. It ran a digital version of the ancient logic game, Nim. At the exhibition, the enormous 12 x 9 x 5 foot machine was unveiled. The public was encourage to play and among those in attendance was Alan Turing, who succeeded in beating the game to which the machine flashed the message "COMPUTER LOSES". Turing was an obvious candidate for the game, having published his landmark paper "Computing Machinery and Intelligence" the year prior. The contents include a general introduction on how to play the game followed by details on the related emergent sciences of computing and artificial intelligence. As an indication of how early the language is, it should be noted that the term "memory" is mentioned only as an alternative the preferred term "storage". Amid the instructions, the text emphasises that games are merely one example of the many applications of computers: "the theory of games is extremely complex and a machine that can play a complex game can also be programmed to carry out very complex practical problems. ... very similar to those required to examine the economies of a country in which neither a state of monopoly nor of free trade exists" (p19). OCLC only locates one copy in the United States, at the NYPL. Not listed in Hook and Norman.

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        Archivio Italiano per la Storia della Pietà.

      Roma, Storia e Letteratura, 1951-2009. - Buchrücken ab Band 7 mit Bibliotheksrückenschild. Schutzumschlag bei Band 2 mit kleiner Beschädigung am Buchrücken. Ab Band 10 Broschur mit Bibliotheksstempel. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 20000 Folio (7) und Gr.-8° (13). Original Verlagseinband. Bände 1-6 u. 8 mit Schutzumschlag. Bände 1-3, 5 und 6 im OSchuber. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dons des Feminines by Valentine Penrose, with a preface by Paul Eluard

      Paris: Les Pas Perdus, 1951. Paperback. Very Good +. Picasso. References: Cramer 61, Bloch 690, Baer 889 A Softcover Folio, sewn into original printed wrappers with tissue wrappers, as issued. The book is illustrated with halftone reproductions after collages by Valentine Penrose plus an original etching by Pablo Picasso. This is number 249 of 350 copies, sur Velin which includes the Picasso etching with the 2 bars, the cancellation mark. This etching shows the cancellation bars on the right upper corner, and is numbered 249/350 in pencil. Pablo Picasso especially made the etching for the book and is titled 'The Couple'. The full etching sheet measures approximately 13 inches X 10 inches. The actual etching plate measures approximately 6 5/8 X 8 1/2 inches. Sometimes the etching and the book become separated; rare to begin with, it is even more rare to find the etching and book still being offered together. The softcover book is in very good condition, with clean white pages. The first 2 pages, including the title page, have short tears coming in from the side margin, and 4 more pages after that have small creases in the upper right corner. There is very light wear to the head and heel of the spine, and some light wear to the corners. Otherwise, beautiful, and still in the original onion skin protective wrap. The etching is in near mint condition. There is some slight age toning to the sheet around the outer edges, and a very slight depression in the paper surface in the upper right edge of the plate; hardly of note. Book size approximately 13 x 10 inches. Valentina Penrose naturally embraced the Surrealist movement, she inspired Paul Eluard to write the preface of this book. Picasso, influenced by Eluard, was also inspired to make the beautiful etching that complete this edition. Cramer states that ?'The total edition was 400 copies, The first 50 copies of this book on Alfa wove with one impression of the etching in black, one in brown, and one from the cancelled plate all on china; numbers 51-400 are numbered.?' There appears to be only 11 impressions which were numbered and signed by Picasso.

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        From Here to Eternity

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. Hardcover. Very Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1951. First Edition / First Printing. Scribner's "A" and logo are present on the copyright page. First issue jacket priced at $4.50. Signed by James Jones on the front endpaper. Inscribed with best wishes. The Signature is Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Very Good, shelf wear, light spots, short tear. Age toning, bookplate at the front endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, light spots, shelf wear, short tears. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        THE GREEN HILLS OF EARTH

      Chicago: Shasta Publishers,. [1951]. cloth-backed boards.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A sharp copy. (#150117). First edition. One of an undetermined number of subscriber's copies signed by Heinlein on the half title leaf. Short stories forming part of Heinlein's "future history" series. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-514. See Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1645-54.

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        The Illustrated Man

      Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1951. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good +. Ray Bradbury. Signed, dated, & Illustrated with a Caricature of himself by the Author; 8vo, beige buckram, red pictorial dust jacket, 251 + [1p. Epilogue} + [2] pages. Rare copy of Ray Bradbury's important collection of stories with his amusing SELF PORTRAIT/CARICATURE; inscribed to "Joel!' by the author; dated Oct. 23, 72." This third collection of short stories by the great Sci-Fi author includes "Prologue: The Illustrated Man," "The Long Rain," "Zero Hour," "The Velt," and "Kaleidoscope," among several other titles. According to Clute & Nicholls, Encyclopedia of SF: "RB's vintage years are normally thought to be 1946-55, his short-story collections of that period are certainly superior to those he produced later. They began with The Illustrated man (coll. 1951; with 2 stories added and 4 deleted, rev. 1952 UK), in which the tales are given a linking framework; they are all seen as magical tattoos which, springing from the body of the protagonist, become living stories. Three were filmed as The Illustrated Man by Jack Smight in 1968" (p.152). Rod Steiger starred in the film. Dust jacket has been slightly trimmed at corners not affecting the price of "$2.75" (therefore, first state) with slight rubbing and a few minute tears at extremities of the very good or better jacket. Two 1/2" neat red pencil streaks on rear pastedown. Bleiler, Guide to Supernatural Fiction, 256; Anatomy of Wonder (1995), "Best Books": 769; Locke, Spectrum of Fantasy, I p.39; Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp.1008-13.

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        The Bahrein Islands (750-1951). A contribution to the study of Power Politics in the Persian Gulf. An historical, economic, and geogra[p]hical survey.

      New York, Verry, Fisher & Co., 1951. - 8vo. 128 pp. With printed portrait frontispiece (Salman ibn Hamad Al Khalifa, The Sheik of Bahrein), 3 plates (including a colour plate of the Bahrain flag), and a printed map. Contemp. red cloth with printed cover label and giltstamped spine title. Fundamental 1950s study of Bahrain's geography, history, and politics. Includes selected bibliography and an appendix of documents. OCLC 402008. Not in Macro, Bibliography of the Arabian Peninsula. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Verzierte gotische Einbände im alten deutschen Sprachgebiet

      M. Hettler 1951 - Book 1 and 2 a library rebound copy of the 1953 Edition. the usual stamps and stickers, Good tight binding. The outer cover spine area is a little darkened. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.

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        The Town and the City.

      Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1951. The first UK edition, first printing of the author's first book. 8vo. 499pp. Beige cloth lettered in red at spine. Backstrip and upper edges of boards lightly spotted. Endpapers partially browned and with some additional light spotting which also impacts several preliminary and (blank) concluding leaves. A very good copy in very good non-clipped pictorial dust wrapper designed by Stein, with just a touch of spotting and tanning, several tiny closed tears and several slivers of loss from spine ends. First published by Harcourt Brace in the US in March 1950, this distinctly more uncommon UK edition followed a year later. The novel was not a success: it was trashed by a number of reviewers, Kerouac's royalties did not exceed his advance of $1,000 and it was six years before the publication of his next novel, 'On the Road'.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        From Here to Eternity

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. Hardcover. Very Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1951. First Edition / First Printing. Scribner's "A" and logo are present on the copyright page. First issue jacket priced at $4.50. Signed by James Jones on the front endpaper. Inscribed with best wishes. The Signature is Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Very Good, shelf wear, light spots, short tear. Age toning, bookplate at the front endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, light spots, shelf wear, short tears. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        Requiem for a Nun

      1951 - FAULKNER, William. Requiem For A Nun. New York: Random House, (1951). Octavo, original three-quarter black cloth gilt, marbled boards, original acetate dust jacket. $2800.Signed limited first edition, number 246 of only 750 copies signed by Faulkner.In this sequel to Sanctuary, Faulkner combined fictional and dramatic techniques. “On one level Requiem For A Nun would follow Temple Drake’s destiny; on another it would be a study in crime and punishment; on still another it would ring in the vast processes of geological and historical change” (Blotner, 542). Faulkner himself favorably described the work as “a little on the esoteric side, like As I Lay Dying” (Karl, 495). Petersen A32.1a. See Brodsky 302. Fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Dix, Otto. - "Mutter und Kind".

      - Farblithografie / Pinsel- & Kreidelithografie, in Braun & Rosa, 1951. Von Otto Dix. Auflage Exemplar Nr. 52/57. 57,3 x 46,3 cm (Darstellung / Druckbild) / 68,5 x 55,5 cm (Blatt). Karsch 193. Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert und datiert. Links eigenhändige Auflagenbezeichnung und Titel. - Seltene Farbvariante innerhalb der Auflage! - Originalrandiges Exemplar. Sehr guter Zustand. Otto Dix (1891 Untermhaus / heute Gera - 1969 Singen am Hohentwiel). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker, bedeutender Vertreter der Neuen Sachlichkeit. 1909-14 an Königlichen Kunstgewerbeschule in Dresden. 1914-18 Militärdienst als Kriegsfreiwilliger. 1919 Studium an der Dresdner Kunstakademie, Atelier am Antonplatz. Gründungsmitglied der "Dresdner Sezession Gruppe 1919". 1922 Umzug nach Düsseldorf. 1925-27 wohnhaft in Berlin. Seit 1927 Professor für Malerei an der Dresdner Kunstakademie. 1933 wurde er durch die Nationalsozialisten seines Amtes enthoben und als "entartet" diffamiert. 1936 Übersiedlung nach Hemmenhofen. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society.

      Oxford, University Press, 1951-2013. 3. Serie Bände 1-107 in 110 Bänden und 6 Heften.ISSN: 0024-6115. Titel rückseitig gestempelt und Buchrücken mit Bibliotheks-Signatur-Schild. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        THE STARS, LIKE DUST.

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951 - Octavo, cloth. First edition. Asimov's third sf book and second sf novel. Asimov's first three published novels are set earlier in the galactic empire future history of the Foundation stories, but have no direct connection with them. THE STARS, LIKE DUST is a space opera in which rebels fight the powerful war lords of Tyrann whose goal is the domination of the Galaxy. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516- 1985, p. 239. A fine copy in very good or better dust jacket with light wear to corners, 15 mm closed tear along bottom edge of rear flap fold, and spine ends and some internal age-darkening with some show through on rear panel. (#138685) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB]
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        DIANETICS: THE ORIGINAL THESIS.

      Wichita The Wichita Publishing Co 1951. First edition 101 pages Very good condition in a fair to good dust jacket; Jacket has a couple tears and a few small pieces missing and is somewhat soiled; Front end paper sports two former owner signatures.

      [Bookseller: By The Way Books]
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        Dianetics: The Original Thesis

      Wichita, KS.: The Wichita Publishing Co., 1951. First edition. Hardcover. 101pp. Octavo [22 cm] Green cloth covered boards. Very good. The edges of the spine and covers are very lightly rubbed and bumped. There is an ink stamp on the title page, and a line has been drawn through the publisher information. The pages are slightly yellowed, but very clean. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with very light rubbing and soiling. The front panel has an ink stamp and the publisher information has been crossed out. The edges are lightly chipped, and there is a slightly larger chip in the paper at the head of the spine. There is a light stain along the fold of the front inside flap, and there are a couple of small stains on the bottom edge of the rear panel. There are also a couple of short closed tears in the edges. The word Scientology, created by L. Ron Hubbard, derives from the Latin scio which means ?"know?" or ?"distinguish,?" and from the Greek word logos which signifies ?"reason itself?" or ?"inward thought.?"

      [Bookseller: Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Une saison en enfer. Les deserts de l'amour. Les illuminations.

      Gonin Lausanne, 1951 - 160 S. 40 gefaltete Büttenblätter in Halb-Pergamentmappe. Mit 24 Originallithographien auf Büttenpapier. Exemplar Nr. 8 von 20 der Vorzugsausgabe für die Künstler (Exemplaire d'artiste). Sign. von Künstler u. Herausgeber. Sehr guter Zustand *** Wenn Sie an einem Tag mehr als einen Titel bei uns bestellen, liefern wir innerhalb Deutschlands versandkostenfrei *** Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wissenschaftl. Antiquariat Th. Haker e.K]
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        Puissances de Paris.

      Les Bibliophiles du Palais 1951 - Un volume in-folio (31,5 c mx 24,5 cm), 121 pp. Eaux-fortes d'André Lhôte (18). Un des deux cents exemplaires sur vélin du marais. Numéroté au nom du Sociétaire. En feuilles sous couverture chemise et étui cartonné beige à bordures rouges. Invitation au voyage dans les plus beaux endroits de la Capitale. Pour accéder à la totalité de notre offre, consultez notre site Paris-Libris. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Enciclopedia italiana - 44 volumi

      istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 1951 - italiano

      [Bookseller: Librodifaccia]
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