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        Atlas Shrugged

      New York: Random House Inc, 1957. Book. Fine. Hardcover. A First Edition, First Printing. Beautifully rebound in full black morocco, spine with raised bands, gilt decorated compartments, top edge gilt. Text pages extremely fresh, a fine copy in a very handsome full leather binding..

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        FROM RUSSIA, WITH LOVE

      Cape: London, 1957. First printing. Black boards. Page edges very lightly yellowed, with light mottling to top page edges, tidy ink owner name on front free endpaper; else fine, corners sharp. The dust jacket spine is a bit yellowed, with a bit of rubbing to the folds and tiny nicks and chips to corners; yellowing to front flap fold; small tear to upper inner corner of front panel; rear panel is yellowed and rippled from damp, including a tide mark in bottom margin; in all VG minus, flap price (13s6d) intact. As there are no damp marks on the rear cover of the book, I feel sure this jacket was supplied from another copy. The fifth James Bond novel, the one in which he battles SMERSH. Basis of the 1964 film classic starring Sean Connery, Robert Shaw, and Lotte Leyna. Considered by many to be the best of Bond, movie and book. Also, the first of the Chopping dust jackets. An interesting footnote: the actual first printing sheets were found unsatisfactory by Cape, who sold them all to Foyle's Book Club. Thus, this Cape first was actually made from second printing sheets. But no matter, it is this edition everyone wants. Binding: Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Steven Temple Books]
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        Golda Meir

      c. 1957-1965. Exceedingly rare Autograph Letter Signed <i>"<b>Golda</b>"</i> as Israeli Foreign Minister, on her 3.75" x 2" business card imprinted in Hebrew <i>"Golda Meir/Foreign Minister."</i> In Hebrew, translated. To Baruch (Zuckerman). In full <i>"<b>Dear Baruch, I am very sorry that I will not be able to attend your birthday, along with your whole family. A thrombosis in my leg has put me in the hospital. Had I come I would have asked for permission to say what is in my heart. I will wait for another opportunity and for now I will only send you my best wishes and many returns. I send my love to you, Nina and the girls.</b>"</i> <br><br>As Golda Meir served as Israeli Foreign Minister from July 1956 to January 1966 and Baruch Zuckerman's birthday was June 26th, this letter must have been written between 1957 and 1965. When she announced her retirement as Foreign Minister, Meir cited her health problems as part of the reason, so the letter, penned from her hospital bed, was most probably written in the early 1960s. It is in fine condition with an indiscernible mid-vertical fold. <br><br>Autograph Letters Signed of Golda Meir are virtually unobtainable. In the last 27 years, while Meir Typed Letters Signed have appeared at major auction houses from time to time, not one ALS has ever been offered for sale. This one, written to an early Zionist leader, is one of exceptional Israeli historical association.<br><br>Baruch Zuckerman (1887-1970) emigrated from Poland to the United States in 1904 and, inspired by Herzl, founded the Poale Zion Publishing Association in New York which published the works of leading Zionists who sought to establish a Jewish homeland in Palestine. Poale Zion (Hebrew for Workers of Zion) was a movement of Marxist Zionist workers circles founded in various Russian cities around 1900 and in New York City in 1903. He was executive director of the People's Relief Committee from 1915 to 1924 when it disbanded, and accompanied Herbert Hoover and investment banker Herbert Lehman to Poland to bring food and clothing to those in need. <br><br>After World War I, Poale Zion in Palestine was merged by David Ben-Gurion into the Achdut Ha'avoda party which eventually became Mapai of which Golda Meir was a member and later secretary-general. Zuckerman, leader of the American Poale Zion, was one of the founders and officers of the American Jewish Congress and president of the Labor Zionist Organization of America which Meir joined in 1915. After Nina and Baruch Zuckerman and their daughters moved to Jerusalem in 1932, their house became a meeting place for the leaders of the Zionist Movement. Golda Meir had to go back to America with her two children because her daughter Sara had kidney trouble for which suitable treatment was not available in Palestine. Her husband Morris Meyerson, who stayed behind, moved in with the Zuckermans. "Everyone thought Morris Meyerson was our father because our father was never home," recalls Baruch's younger daughter Nomi. In 1937, Nomi Zuckerman graduated high school and went to study at a teacher's seminary in Tel Aviv. Golda Meir had already returned so Nomi moved in with Golda's family and helped to run the household, "although," recalled Nomi, "Golda baked the Shabbat cake." While his wife and daughters remained in Palestine, Baruch Zuckerman's many activities as an emissary precluded him from residing in Israel until his retirement in 1956. <br><br>

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        London's Country Village Life.

      London: London Transport, 1957.(). Color lithograph poster. 103 x 64 cm. In painted wood frame. 257/ 266M/ 2500. Printed by Curwin Press, Plaistow. Reproduced in: Green, Underground Art, at page 114.

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        Voodoo Island.

      Hollywood, Calif.: United Artists, 1957.(). Color poster. Mounted on linen. One sheet. B condition. Director: Reginald Le Borg. Writing credits: Richard H. Landau. Credited cast: Boris Karloff, Phillip Knight, Beverly Tyler, Sarah Adams. Quite different than Fantasy Island.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Theory and History: An Interpretation of Social and Economic Evolution

      New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 384 p. Navy cloth with gilt lettering on spine.. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. Light soiling to top edge, wear to tips. Jacket price-clipped, chipped at head, lightly toned at spine panel, insect nibbled along edges (especially back panel fore edge). An uncommon work from the Austrian philosopher and economist.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books ]
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        The Alexandria Quartet [Justine/Balthazar/Mountolive/Clea] - a superb set

      Faber, 1957. All first edition, first printings, published by Faber between 1957-60 (with no mention of subsequent printings). Comprising: JUSTINE Published by: Faber and Faber in 1957. Bound in original red boards with gilt/gold lettering to the spine with no inscriptions, marks or stamps whatsoever. A fine book. In a very good+/near fine FIRST ISSUE (later issues had the hand-print mimicking the front cover design to the spine of the dust wrapper and review for 'White Eagles Over Serbia' being the last review on the rear panel). Small creasing to the spine tips with one small internal repair to a closed tear at the top of the spine. Not price clipped showing 15s as called for. Some light chipping to corners and some browning to the spine. BALTHAZAR Published by: Faber and Faber in 1958. Bound in blue boards with gilt/gold lettering to the spine. Tightly bound without inscriptions. A fine book. In a near fine unclipped first issue wrapper. With minor chips to the corners. A little browning to the spine. Not price clipped. MOUNTOLIVE Published by: Faber and Faber in 1958. Bound in yellow boards with gilt/gold lettering to the spine. Tightly bound. A fine book in fine unclipped wrapper (first issue). CLEA Published by: Faber and Faber in 1960. Bound in orange boards with gilt/gold lettering to the spine. Tightly bound. A fine book. In a near unclipped wrapper - a little faded to the spine. A rare set of all four first editions in the Alexandria Quartet and the author's masterpiece.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        ohne Titel

      1957 - Gouache auf Karton, links unten signiert, Größe: 33 x 25 cm, Rahmen: 53 x 45 cm. Die Gouache ist in der K.O. Götz und Rissa Stiftung registriert. Sie wird in das in Vorbereitung befindliche Werkverzeichnis der Arbeiten auf Papier aufgenommen. Wir danken Herrn Joachim Lissmann für freundliche Auskünfte

      [Bookseller: Michael Draheim]
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        On the Road

      New York: The Viking Press, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Fine, with a small scuff to edge of page block and very light wear to cloth at spine ends. White title stamping is very sharp and bright. In a Near Fine first issue dust jacket with publisher's price intact, light rubbing (mainly along the folds), light wear at spine ends, and a thin strip of light offsetting along the bottom edge of the blank verso and fronts of flaps, seemingly from an old-style dust jacket sleeve. A stunning copy of the defining work of the Beat Generation.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books ]
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        Braque - Espaces: 13 Dessins, Lavis, Aquarelles

      Paris / Greenwich: Au Vent d'Arles / New York Graphic Society, 1957. Limited ed. loose in folder. Very Good. Number 157 of 300 copies. 1957. 13 color plates by Braque, reproduced in pochoir by Daniel Jacomet, plus text. Also includes a linen chemise with color cover design produced especially for this edition. All contents housed in large clamshell slipcase with title label. Plates measure 16 x 19.5 inches (41 x 50 cms). Very Good generally. Occasional foxing to the plates, one or two with heavier spotting, but it is mostly confined to the margins. This is a very large and heavy book that may require extra postage for international orders. A rare and beautiful collection.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        TEATRO

      SANSONI, FIRENZE 1957 - ITALIANO Notevole Volume con sovraccoperta in carta con piccoli strappi al bordo inferiore e superiore. Dorso stanco. Minimo strappo alla quarta. Coperta in tela color beije con titoli d'oro. Taglio leggermente ingiallito. Testi chiari. Traduzioni del volume dovute a F. Bajocchi, S. Baldi, P. Bardi, E. Cecchi, G. S. Garganò, R. Piccoli, M. Praz, A. Ricci, A. Zanco sotto la direzione di Mario Praz. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,99 euro.

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        from the Green Box. Translated and with a preface by George Heard Hamilton.

      New Haven. The Readymade Press. 1957. Auflage: 400 Exemplare. 22 x 14 cm. OPappband mit OUmschlag. Umschlag an der oberen Kante mit wenigen kleinen Fehlstellen und kleinen Läsuren. Sonst noch sehr gutes Exemplar. Begleitbuch zur Edition \"Green Box\" (1934) von Duchamp. Mit 25 ins englische übertragenen Notizen von Marcel Duchamp. Versand D: 3,00 EUR 20. Jahrhundert / 20th Century, Amerika / America, Frankreich / France, Kunst, Konzeptkunst, Künstlerbücher

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Werke). 18 Bände (alles).

      München Winkler-Verlag (-82) 1957 - Mit zahlreichen Tafeln und Textabbildungen nach Zeichnungen von H. K. Browne, George Cattermole, George Cruikshank u. a. 19 x 12 cm. Flexible oliv- bzw. hellgrüne Original-Lederbände (farblich abweichend, nur vereinzelt etwas berieben und fleckig) mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln, Rückenfileten und Deckelmonogrammen sowie Kopfgoldschnitt. (Winkler-Weltliteratur Dünndruckausgabe). (036). Die vollständige Folge in der Ganzlederausgabe. - Mit den Illustrationen der Erstausgabe. - Die Titel der einzelnen Bände lauten: Aufzeichnungen aus Amerika / Bilder aus Italien; Barnaby Rudge; Bleakhaus; Das Geheimnis des Edwin Drood; David Copperfield; Der Raritätenladen; Die Pickwickier; Dombey und Sohn; Eine Geschichte zweier Städte / Harte Zeiten; Grosse Erwartungen; Klein Dorrit; Londoner Skizzen; Martin Chuzzlewit; Master Humphreys Wanduhr (Rückenbeschriftung in anderer Schrifttype); Nicholas Nickleby; Oliver Twist; Unser gemeinsamer Freund; Weihnachtserzählungen. - Von guter Gesamterhaltung. - Komplett, wie hier, in Ganzleder sehr selten! [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Sächsisches Auktionshaus & Antiquariat]
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        Illustrations to the Bible.

      Trianon Press. 1957. Folio, with 9 colour plates and 156 illustrations, Original quarter morocco, a very good copy (issued without a slipcase) Limited to 460 copies,this No. 371. This was the first time that Blake's Biblical illustrations had been brought together. The catalogue raisonné was compiled by Sir Geoffrey Keynes and comprises virtually every Biblical painting by Blake in existence. Bentley, Blake Books, 681

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Kiss And Kill

      Boardman, 1957. Paperback. Used; Good. Paperback; English language; 8- over 5.75" - 6.75" Tall; good condition. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Promotional Booklet for Jamie and Mardi-Gras Records. Circa 1960

      [No place]. Near Fine. Bradbound printed wrappers. 12.5" x 12.5". Light wear on the wrappers, very good or better; internally fine. Contains 27 inserts that consist of high gloss album cover art and the sleeve art for a few 7" records for music produced by Jamie Records and their "bargain" label Mardi-Gras Records (the cover lists several other small independent companies including Gone Records, Gone Latin, Goldisc, and End Records, most of which were owned or founded by George Goldner between 1957-1962). The first four inserts in the book are for the Duane Eddy album "Have Twangy Guitar Will Travel" and the sleeve art for three 7" records by Eddy, "Detour" (both mono and stereo) and "Yep!" Aside for one more Eddy album, and a few "easy listening" albums, almost all - certainly way more than half - consists of the art for Latin music, almost always identified in the title as "cha cha cha" music, including Joe Cuba and Orchestra, Sonny Rossi and the Concord Hotel Orchestra, La Playa Sextet, Al Castellanos, Johnny Conquet and Orchestra, and Emilio Reyes. Certainly rare, and probably unique documentation and an interesting evocation of Latin music in the early 1960s.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        LA TRADIZIONE MANOSCRITTA DI SENECA TRAGICO ALLA LUCE DELLE TESTIMONIANZE MEDIOEVALI ATTI DELLA ACCADEMIA NAZIONALE DEI LINCEI ANNO CCCLIV. MEMORIE

      ROMA: ACCADEMIA NAZIONALE DEI LINCEI, 1957. BROSSURA. BUONO. 18 27. CLASSE DI SCIENZE MORALI, STORICHE E FILOLOGICHE USATO

      [Bookseller: Controcorrente Group srl BibliotecadiBab]
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        SHOWCASE COMICS #10 1957-SUPERMAN'S GIRLFRIEND LOIS LANE-2nd solo- VG

      1957 - *2nd solo Lois Lane issue. *Glossy cover, slight spine roll. Condition: VG

      [Bookseller: DTA Collectibles]
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        Letter from a Master Addict to Dangerous Drugs

      (N.-pl.): The British Journal of Addiction, [1957]. First Edition. Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Fine. Pp. 119-131 (plus a final blank page). Stapled sheets. A letterpress off-print from the British Journal of Addiction, vol. 53, no. 2. Burrough's second separate publication, one of the most widely cited first-hand accounts of drug use. In this letter, written in response to a request from a physician, Burroughs describes the effects of opiates of all sorts, cocaine, marijuana, benzedrene, peyote, Yage, nutmeg, and scopolomine. He also describes various methods used by addicts to break the opiate habit. One of the scarcest and most desireable Burroughs items, often reported to have had a print run of 50 copies, although your humble cataloguer could find no factual basis for this claim. First edition. Stapled very slightly rusted, else fine.

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        THE SELECTED LETTERS OF WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS

      McDowell, Obolensky (1957), New York - Wallace A35. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the poet "For my good friend/Peter Sammartino/with affectionate greetings" in his very shaky hand. Sammartino, as president of Rutgers University, presented an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree to Williams in 1959. Williams contributed a poem to a pamphlet published in 1959 and not noted by Wallace entitled "Dinner in Honor of Dr. Peter Sammartino." Near Fine in moderately worn, Very Good dustwrapper with a small stain on the front [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        The Sound of Waves

      Secker & Warburg, London., 1957. First U.K. edition. Translated by Meredith Weatherby. Octavo. pp [iv], 183. Inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author to Angus Wilson: "To Angus with the author's best wishes Yukio - 23 March 1965". Mishima was a friend of Wilson and stayed at his Suffolk cottage on one of his visits to England. In the bottom margin of the last page is a public library sale stamp which presumably indicates how Wilson came to own the book in the first place. The inscription was no doubt made at the time of the Suffolk visit.Several page corners turned down. Stain to top edge. Very good in good, nicked and slightly rubbed dustwrapper a bit faded at the spine and with a fingernail-size chip at top of front panel.

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        On Poetry and Poets

      London: Faber and Faber, 1957. 8vo. [8], 262 pp. Original blue cloth; printed dust jacket. Closed tear at top of front panel, some light chipping at ends of spine panel. FIRST EDITION. A FINE ASSOCIATION COPY, WITH A REVEALING LETTER BY ELIOT. Louis Untermeyer's copy, with newspaper clippings neatly pinned and laid-in at front and with a TLS from Eliot mounted on the pastedown, 16 August 1961. Eliot replies to the author-editor's request for a submission of a 6-10 page typescript, with an advance of $1,000, intended for children. "I am afraid I cannot run to that length for a script intended for children of 6 to 8. Nor do I believe I could or should try to compose a children's story limited to a vocabulary of 250 words laid down in advance. I have only written verse for children, and I have always maintainted the view, judging from the children of my acquaintance, is correct, that children like long and euphonious words, without understanding them. Indeed, for me as a child, and I am sure for any intelligent child who likes reading the new and unknown words are part of the fun. They may even be words that the child would not use until it is grown up. So I am afraid I cannot be one of your distinguished contributors." Untermeyer and his wife Bryna Ivens Untermeyer created a number of books for young people in the series Golden Treasury of Children's Literature. He edited for the Crowell-Collier Press the Modern Masters for Children Series in the 1960s. It is most likely for this that he solicited a submission from Eliot. Eliot's most famous work for children was 'Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats' [1939]. Gallup A69.

      [Bookseller: Riverrun Books & Manuscripts]
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        Atoms for the world. United States Participation in the conference on the peaceful uses of atomic energy.

      The University of Chicago Press, Estados Unidos 1957 - Fermi, Laura. Atoms for the world. United States Participation in the conference on the peaceful uses of atomic energy. Estados Unidos, The University of Chicago Press, 1957. Características: Buen estado general. Pasta dura en tela editorial. Tapas ligeramente decoloradas. Lomo decolorado. Letras doradas sobre lomo. Guardas limpias. Cantos limpios. Canto lateral ligeramente sucio. 219 p. + índice. (23.5 x 15.5 cm) Peso: 600 g. La librería ofrece por tiempo limitado un descuento del 25%. El precio original de este ejemplar era de 15.72 EUR

      [Bookseller: Carlos Héctor García Toscano]
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        8 vols. related to the History of Bayer AG-- Veroffentlichungen des Wissenschaftlichen Hauptlaboratoriums der Farbenfabriken Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Leverkusen, 1945-1957; Veröffentlichungen aus dem Wissenschaftlichen Hauptlaboratorium der Farbenfabriken Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Leverkusen, Vol II., 1957-1966; Veroffentlichungen aus den Forschungslaboratorien der Farbenfabriken Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Leverkusen, 1967-1969; Veroffentlichungen aus den Forschungslaboratorien der Bayer AG zum 70. Geburtstag von Prof. Dr. Otto Bayer, 4.11.1972, Veroffentlichungen aus den Forschungslaboratorien der Bayer AG zum 75. Geburtstag von Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. mult. Otto Bayer, 4. November 1977; Veroffentlichungen aus den Bayer-Laboratorien, 1977 bis 1980, Herrn Herbert Grunewald, dem Vorsitzenden des Vorstandes der BAYER AG, zum 25.jahrigen Dienstjubilaum gewidmet, 1. Juli 1981; Veroffentlichungen aus den Bayer-Laboratorien 1981 bis 1985, zum 65. Geburtstag von Prof. Dr. H. Grünewald, 12. September 1986; Vero

      Bayer, 1957. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine. Eight volumes. First edition, 1957-89. Quartos, leather-backed cloth hardcovers, clean unmarked text, Very Good to Near Fine copies, some age-toning to the pages and page-edges, light rubbing or wear to the edges of the covers of the books, no dust jackets. Text in German. These volumes belonged to Konrad M. Weis, former President and CEO of the Bayer Corporation and many of the volumes have his signature on the front flyleaf. Uncommon set.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Tragedie e Liriche

      ROMA: EDIZIONI CREMONESE, 1957. Rilegato. BUONO. 11 17. I Classici Azzurri USATO

      [Bookseller: Controcorrente Group srl BibliotecadiBab]
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        FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE

      JONATHAN CAPE 1957 - First Edition, First Printing Near fine crisp book with a stunning, bright, near fine dust jacket. Original crisp black covered boards with a silver gun and red rose to the front of the boards. Red titles to spine. The book is in near fine condition with square boards with sharp corners. The boards are clean with no edgewear. The book has a tight and square binding. The end papers are clean with no owner names, no book plates, no book store stamps, and no inscriptions. The internal pages are bright, clean and flat with No marks, No inscriptions, No stains, No bent pages and No foxing. Beautiful bright clean book. Please see images for details. The original first edition price clipped dust jacket is in beautiful, bright condition for this title having benefited from very slight restoration by an expert paper conservationist to the spine tips; and as such presents in near fine condition. This jacket is usually found in poor condition with large chips, and badly damaged and sunned (darkened) spines,and often large chunks of the spine completely missing. The colors tones of this jacket are usually bright. No darkening to the spine as is otherwise common with this jacket. The jacket has No rips, No tears, No edgewear, No chips, No rubbing, and No foxing. Beautiful bright jacket which presents the book very nicely. Please see the many detailed images. A handsome collectible copy of this scarce Fleming title. Presents well on the shelf.ADDITIONAL IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Please see our Abe store for other Ian Fleming/Bond listings [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meier And Sons Rare Books]
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        On The Road

      New York: The Viking Press, 1957. First edition of Kerouac's classic novel. Octavo, original black cloth. Fine in an excellent dust jacket with light rubbing and wear. Jacket design by Bill English. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. The raucous, exuberant, often wildly funny account of a journey through America and Mexico, Jack Kerouac's On the Road instantly defined a generation on its publication in 1957: it was, in the words of a New York Times reviewer, "the clearest and most important utterance yet made by the generation Kerouac himself named years ago as 'beat.'" Written in the mode of ecstatic improvisation that Allen Ginsberg described as "spontaneous bop prosody," Kerouac's novel remains electrifying in its thirst for experience and its defiant rebuke of American conformity. In his portrayal of the fervent relationship between the writer Sal Paradise and his outrageous, exasperating, and inimitable friend Dean Moriarty, Kerouac created one of the great friendships in American literature; and his rendering of the cities and highways and wildernesses that his characters restlessly explore are a hallucinatory travelogue of a nation he both mourns and celebrates. "On the Road has become a classic of the Beat Movement with its stream-of-consciousness depiction of the rejection of mainstream American values set in a physical and metaphysical journey across America" (Book in America, 136). It is the basis for the 2012 film featuring Garrett Hedlund, Sam Riley, Kristen Stewart, Alice Braga, Amy Adams, Tom Sturridge, Danny Morgan, Elisabeth Moss, Kirsten Dunst, and Viggo Mortensen. The executive producers were Francis Ford Coppola, Patrick Batteux, Jerry Leider, and Tessa Ross.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books]
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        CHAGALL. Mit 15 Original-Lithographien - Komplett.

      Paris, MAEGHT Editeur (Imprime par Draeger Freres a Montrouge), 1957 - Bll. + 179 S. inkl. Poemes, Inhaltsverz., Biographie u. mit zahlr. s/w. u. farb. Abbildungen (Textgraphiken, Tafeln.) u. mit insges. 15 "Lithographies originales" tirees par Mourlot Freres, davon Umschlag (dopp. farb. mit insges. 2 kl. Läsuren u. Kapiteln leicht berieben) - 1 farb. Titel-Lithogr. - 2 s/w. Lithogr., 11 farb. Lithographien davon 4 dopp. - Graphiken sind schön erhalten ! - Papier innen minimal randgebräunt. * Marc Chagall (1887-1985) +++++WIR VERSENDEN BÜCHER AB 20 &#128; NUR MIT EINSCHREIBEN ODER PER DHL MIT SENDUNGSVERFOLGUNG // ZAHLUNG MIT KREDITKARTE/PAYPAL WILLKOMMEN+++++ Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 780 Kl.-4° (24, 5 x 20, 5 cm), OIll.-GanzKarton (Gebunden-soft) mit OIll.-Umschlag (farb. dopp. Lithographie - siehe Abb.) u. Celloph.-Schutzfolie (Folie mit kl. Gebrauchsspuren). Kopfschnitt minimal nachergraut. Gut erhalten insges. - kl. Mängeln am Umschlag-Lithographie sind im Preis berücksichtigt. Preise nach oben - schnell zugreifen !

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat am Ungererbad-Wilfrid Robin]
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        10 Original Fotografien Vintage prints. Silbergelatine Abzüge. Bildformat jeweis +/- 16,5 x 22,0 cm, eines 12,2 x 22,6 cm. Rückseitig Stempel des Fotografen sowie des Architekten Prof. Dipl. Ing. Karl Otto, Architekt B.D.A. - Auf zwei Aufnahmen befindet sich der Stempel "Internationale Bauausstellung Berlin 1957 Abt. "Die Stadt von morgen" Atelier Prof. Dipl. Ing. Karl Otto. - DABEI: Eine Original Fotografie von Foto Wimmer, Berlin mit rückseitigem Text (das Foto zeigt ein Modell des Architekten Bernhard Pfau). - Durchweg schön erhalten. - Preis für die 10 Fotografien zusammen. - Siehe die Abbildung.

      ***** KOESTER, Arthur: International Architecture Exhibition "Interbau Berlin 1957. 10 original vintage photographs vintage prints. Silver gelatin prints. Size: +/-16.5 x 22.0 cm, 12.2 x 22.6 cm. On verso photographers and architect stamp (= Prof. dipl. engineer Karl Otto, architect B.D.A. - Additional: Wimmer, Berlin: Design model, named on verso (the photo shows a model of the architect Bernhard Pfau). 6

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        Autograph letter signed ("Nikolaus").

      [Vienna, c 1957]. - 4 SS. auf 2 Bll. Gr.-8vo. To his first wife Gislinde Kühbeck, towards whom he complains bitterly about (alleged) intrigues of the Viennese Burgtheater, and asking to call Thomas Harlan (son of the German director Veit Harlan), with whom Kinski should establish the "Junge Ensemble" at Berlin in tzhe year after.

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        IL CASTELLO di PAVONE.

      Scuole Professionali Salesiane, 1957. Ponderoso vol. in-4° (cm. 32,6x24,2), pp. 464, (3) con RITRATTI di Alfredo DE ANDRADE e consorte (Costanza Brocchi) e 626 ILLUSTRAZIONI b.n.(perlopiù DISEGNI architettonici o di dettagli di suppellettili, ferri, il pavone, ornati metallici lignei pittorici ecc., a piena o mezza pagina e molte FOTO d'EPOCA d'insieme o di dettaglio prima durante e dopo i lavori di ricostruzione e restauro 1885-1911). Cartoncino edit. a risvolti, insignif. urure alle cuffie, ma ottimo es. In APPENDICE "Parole di Francesco CARANDINI, 8 sett. 1930, per la prima messa nella Chiesetta di San Pietro riconsacrata nel recinto del Castello, dove l'8 agosto 1929 furono trasportate le salme dei Castellani Alfredo e Costanza. La storia e i raffronti a molti altri castelli canavesani, piem., valdostani. Rarissimo esauriente ed imperdibile, ignoto a SBN ICCU.

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        Autograph letter signed ("Nikolaus"). [Vienna, c 1957].

      1957. 4 SS. auf 2 Bll. Gr.-8vo. To his first wife Gislinde Kühbeck, towards whom he complains bitterly about (alleged) intrigues of the Viennese Burgtheater, and asking to call Thomas Harlan (son of the German director Veit Harlan), with whom Kinski should establish the "Junge Ensemble" at Berlin in tzhe year after.

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        Teatro spagnolo del secolo d' oro

      TORINO: EDIZIONI RADIO ITALIANA, 1957. IED. Rilegato. BUONO. 18 24. La spiga. Collana di capolavori teatrali di ogni paese e di ogni tempo USATO

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        MENSCHEN IM WELTRAUM: NEUE PROJEKTE FÜR RAKETEN- UND RAUMFAHRT

      Düsseldorf: Econ-Verlag, [1957].. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-259 [260: blank] [261-264: ads], illustrations, original black cloth stamped in silver. Second edition. PRESENTATION COPY WITH SIGNED INSCRIPTION BY OBERTH TO KARL WILLOMITZER DATED 20 JANUARY 1960 ON THE TITLE PAGE AND ADDITIONALLY SIGNED BY OBERTH ON THE HALF TITLE PAGE. Oberth's work proved space flight possible. Nearly all modern space travel concepts used today are founded on his ideas. Ciancone 178. Hübner 730. Ley, Rockets, Missiles, and Space Travel, revised edition, 1957, p. 507. Willomitzer's ink-stamped name at upper edge of the title page. Small abrasion to front paste-down (hidden under the jacket flap), else a fine copy in bright, very good dust jacket with light wear at edges and three small chips from upper edges. A nice copy. Signed copies of this book are uncommon. (#135152)

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        From Russia, With Love.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1957. First edition of the fifth novel in Ian Fleming's James Bond series. Octavo, original cloth. An excellent example in a very good dust jacket with light rubbing to the extremities. Signed by Sean Connery on the title page, who played James Bond in the film. Jacket design by Richard Chopping. "Described in the Times Literary Supplement as

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        Raising Demons

      Farrar, Straus & Co., NY. 1957 - Farrar, Straus & CO., NY 1957 edition. First printing. Hardcover very good condition. Dust jacket good condition. 310 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Tragedie e Liriche

      EDIZIONI CREMONESE, 1957. ITALIANO 0,26 Legatura editoriale, copertina con dissolvenza al dorso, titoli in oro brunito ancora visibili, mende alle cuffie e punte, interno ben tenuto. Vol. N. 34 della collana, con introduzione e note di Nella Clara Roncaglia, buono l'aspetto complessivo. USATO

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        "Synthesis of the Elements in Stars"

      First edition in the original wrappers of this key work of 20th-century cosmology which showed that most of the elements that make up the universe are formed by nuclear reactions in the interiors of stars. This copy with the ownership signature of Stanford University high-energy physicist Herbert Conrad de Staebler on the cover. Margaret Burbidge was a pioneering astronomer whose did important work on quasars and distant galaxies; the masses and rotation of galaxies (supervising Vera Rubin in this subject early in her career); and instrumentation for the Hubble Space Telescope. She was the first woman to serve as Director of the Royal Observatory at Greenwich, though the customary honorary title of Astronomer Royal was denied to her. This magisterial, 100-page paper has been described as "one of the most authoritative and comprehensive works of modern science" (Oxford Dictionary of Scientists, p. 268). It explains in detail how heavier elements like carbon and iron are produced in stars from lighter ones such as hydrogen and helium; posits the chemical evolution of the universe from the activity of stars; and provides observational evidence from stellar spectral line emulsions. It is now taken for granted by the general public, as well as by scientists, that the universe as we know it exists thanks to the synthesis of elements in the early stars. As Carl Sagan famously put it, "We are all star stuff". A beautiful copy of this important work. ...in Reviews of Modern Physics volume 29, number 4. Lancaster PA & New York: American Physical Society, October 1957. Quarto. Original orange wrappers printed in black. Ownership signature "De Staebler" to the upper wrapper. Professionally rebacked to style. Minor bump to head of spine, minor creasing to the lower corner, spine and adjacent edges of wrappers faded, wrappers and contents overall fresh. An excellent copy.

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        Poetry San Francisco Presents Seven Stray Cats in Sausalito: Jean McLean, Laura Uronovitz, Michael Grieg, Ann London, Gerd Stern, Robert Stock, Carol Christopher Drake, Jack Gilbert

      San Francisco: Poetry San Francisco, 1957. Good. First edition. Folio. [17] mimeographed leaves printed rectos only., Top stapled silkscreened cover on orange paper designed by Jack Gilbert and Joan Hartmann-McLean). Front wrap detached, small chips at the yapped edges, good. "These sheets have been assembled to accompany a reading at The Sausalito Little Theatre in Sausalito, February 8, 1957. They are limited to 150 copies and do not constitute magazine publication." Two other issues of the sheets were produced for readings in San Francisco and Berkeley.

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        MURPHY [Publisher's Copy]

      New York: Grove Press([1957]). First American Edition, Cloth-backed boards. Beckett's first published novel, first published in England in 1938. Copy #22 of only 100 numbered copies SIGNED by the author and specially bound in gilt-stamped brown cloth and tan boards. Grove Press publisher Barney Rosset's copy with the following in his hand on the front endpaper: "publisher's copy/Barney Rosset - GROVE PRESS." Rosset introduced American readers to numerous significant writers, including Beckett, Ionesco, Genet, Pinter, and Stoppard. He led a successful legal battle to publish the uncensored version of D. H. Lawrence's novel LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER, and later was the American publisher of Henry Miller's controversial novel TROPIC OF CANCER. The right to publish and distribute Miller's novel in the United States was affirmed by the Supreme Court of the United States in 1964, in a landmark ruling for free speech and the First Amendment., Hardcover, Near Fine without dustwrapper, as issued

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        Auf der Erde und in der Hölle. Gedichte.

      Salzburg: Otto Müller, 1957. 125 S. 19 x 11 cm. Originalkunststoffbroschur im Schuber. Erste Ausgabe des Erstlingswerkes. (Wilpert/Gühring II, 1.) Sehr gut erhalten. - Bernhard begann wie viele Anfänger mit Gedichten, blieb damit aber weitgehend isoliert. Immerhin meinte Zuckmayer, dass sie \"die Merkmale großer moderner Dichtung\" tragen. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Lyrik, Österreichische Literatur, Deutschsprachige Literatur des 20. Jahrhunderts, Erstlingswerke, Erstlingswerk

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        From Russia, With Love.

      Jonathan Cape, London 1957 - First edition of the fifth novel in Ian Fleming's James Bond series. Octavo, original cloth. An excellent example in a very good dust jacket with light rubbing to the extremities. Signed by Sean Connery on the title page, who played James Bond in the film. Jacket design by Richard Chopping. "Described in the Times Literary Supplement as &#145;most brilliant,&#146; the book was a great commercial success and helped to launch Fleming as a best-selling novelist It ended with Bond seriously wounded and nearly killed by fugu poison from the sex organs of the Japanese globe-fish While the ending was not quite Sherlock Holmes and his apparently fatal last struggle with evil at the Reichenbach Falls, Fleming had provided himself with an opportunity to remove his hero. He was not, however, to take it. There was public agitation when 007 was reported dead. Bond was irreplaceable" (Black, 27, 30). "This is a very highly sought after title, as it is generally considered the best novel in the series and the best of the movies, as well" (Biondi & Pickard, 44). Made into the 1964 film of the same title with Sean Connery as Bond and Lotte Lenya as ex-KGB agent Rosa Klebb. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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