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        STRIDE TOWARD FREEDOM The Montgomery Story

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1958 - Book condition is Very Good; with a Very Good dust jacket. Edge wear to jacket, including a few tears. Sunning to jacket at spine. Owner name and date to front end page. Text is clean and unmarked. First Printing with the "First Edition" statement and the "H-H" code on copyright page, original publisher price present. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Evolving Lens Bookseller]
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        Dr. No.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1958. First edition in the first-issue dust jacket with Fleming's name printed in black on the spine of the sixth Bond thriller, with the desirable silhouette of a dancing girl brown-stamped on the front cover. Octavo, original black cloth. Boldly signed by Ian Fleming on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing to the extremities. Jacket design by Pat Marriott. The further adventures of "literature's most famous spy" (Steinbrunner & Penzler, 151) and basis for the first Bond film in 1962, starring Sean Connery and Ursula Andress. Time acclaimed the title villain as "one of the least forgettable characters in modern fiction" (Black, 32). With brown-stamped dancing girl silhouette on front board ("probably intended to be Honeychile Rider" [Biondi & Pickard, 44]).

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        1958. Ludwig Merwart. Theo Braun. Günther Kraus.

       Wien 1958. gr.-4°. 2 lose Textbll. u. 3 Orig.-Ätzungen. OKart.-Mappe.Eines v. 200 num. Expl. - \"Diese Mappe wurde zu den Ausstellungen der Bilder und Graphiken von Ludwig Merwart, Theo Braun und Günther Kraus im Herbst 1958 herausgegeben. Die Originalgraphiken sind Tiefdrucke von Eisenätzungen\". Vorw. v. Curt Grützmache. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Kunst, Mappenwerke, Graphik

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        Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Ireland.

      4th Edition. London, Burke's Peerage, 1958. 26 x 17 cm. xxxvi, 778 pages. Several full page ads and illustrations of family arms. Original green cloth. Hard cover with gilt title on spine. Very good condition. Some shelfwear, rubbing and bumping to corners and spine. Head and tail of spine a little frayed. Edges dust dulled. Minor fading to spine. Internally very clean. Please note that this book weighs close to 2 kg. Additional charges may apply if shipped outside the UK and Ireland.

      [Bookseller: West Coast Rare Books]
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        Original Signed Proofs for "Do You Know What I'll Do?"

      n.p., n.p. 1958 - A complete set of 14 signed or initialed hand-colored proofs for "Do You Know What I'll Do?" by Charlotte Zolotow (NY, Harper, 1958). The proofs are on heavy paper and are approximately 11 by 14 inches (except for No. 13, 'Wake Up", which is 9½ by 12 inches). They are, in order,: Title; One Day; Flowers; Snowman; Rain; Wind; Seashore; Surprise; Movie; Nightmare; Party; Clouds; Wake up; and Baby. They are printed in black on white stock and all have the illustrator's water coloring in shades of orange and gray. Williams' original signature appears on all but two; these bear his initials instead. In addition, three of the proofs have penciled notes by Williams: "Rough Idea of Finished Effect". No. 6, Wind, has an orange color swatch in the upper corner. A fine set of original signed or initialed proofs housed in a custom clamshell case. Accompanied by Charlotte Zolotow, Do You Know What I'll Do?, New York, Harper & Brothers, (1958). Cloth spine, pictorial boards, illustrations by Garth Williams. First edition. Fine 1n lightly chipped dustwrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Jahre der Okkupation. Erstausgabe.

      Stuttgart, Klett, 1958. 22 x 14 cm. VIII, 310 Seiten. Ledereinband im Schuber (wie neu). *Mit handschriftlicher Signatur von Ernst Jünger auf dem Vortitel. Eins von 75 Exemplaren (Nr. 49) der Vorzugsausgabe im Ledereinband. Tadellos erhalten. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Moshe Sharett

      1958. Autograph letter signed <I>"Moshe Sharett"</I>, in Hebrew, one page, 8vo, 1958, on personal stationary, Jerusalem. In full: <I>"Dear Mr. Brandes, I received your letter with the attached material. I understand your feelings, but all I could do is forward the bundle to Israel Amir, in charge of Human Resources in the Ministry of Defense, which includes the Ot Ha-Haganah (Defense Badge) project, expressing my hope he could comply with your request"</I>. Accompanied by the original envelope. Very fine.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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      Paris: The Olympia Press, 1958. First Edition. Paperback. Near fine. 1st edition, 1st printing of 5,000 copies, most of them trashed by the Brigade Mondaine (French vice police). 1st state binding (1 volume, green wrappers, titled Candy, not Lollipop). There is no way to tell if this copy was the first one printed or the last, or if it was among the first copies bound, but it was among the last copies sold before Candy was reprinted, as it has the original price "Francs: 1200" overstamped in blue ink "New Price NF 15." Tiny rubs to the edges and corners, nearly fine, still fresh, and unabused, with no tears, soiling or repairs. Candy is an outrageous reminder that high heels were invented by a woman who had been licked on the navel. It took 6 years, and a fling in the courts, to clear the way for its publication in the U.S. because the fraction of fundamentalists that were reactionary, stood quite capable of mustering potent forces in their war on joy. No loss, it's just a book, and though such people can be harmless, they can also be scary, so here's why (in the wider world), they need to be tolerated, but they also need to be kept off balance. It's not that they want you to think as they do, it's that they want you to do as they think.

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        The Collected Writings

      New Haven: [NY: The Thistle Press for] Holland Roberts Melson Jr, 1958. 8vo. 94, [1] pp. Original pictorial boards with a portrait of Lustig on the front cover by Maya Deren; original glassine. A fresh and bright copy, the corners and spine slightly bumped, front joint with a few small splits, glassine wth a few chips. SCARCE FIRST EDITION, one of 600 copies. Designed by Holland Roberts Melson, Jr., set in Monotype Walbaum, and printed on Mohawk Superfine Text by Clarke and Way at the Thistle Press. Binding by Russell-Rutter Company. Quite uncommon in the market. The text comprises twelve of Lustig's statements or essays on craft, including: "Designing, A Process of Teaching"; "Design Program for the University of Georgia"; "Graphic Design"; "Personal Notes on Design"; "Contemporary Book Design"; "The Architectural Review. A Lesson in Typographic Vigor"; "Formal Values in Trademark Design"; "What is a Designer?"; "Experimental Workshop in Graphic Design for Yale University"; "California Modern"; and "On Architecture." At end are a chronology on Lustig's life and career; a list of artcles about Lustig; and a list of articles written by him. This was the first and only collected edition of Lustig's writings, published by Elaine Lustig Cohen in memory of her husband who had taught at the School of Art and Architecture at Yale from 1951 to 1954. In his introduction, Philip Johnson notes Lustig's diverse talents, not only in typography and book design, but in architecture and public projects. "There was focused in his person a channeling from the great modern painting of Picasso, Matisse, and Mondrian. He focused their teachings into the creation of public symbols which make our surroundings. There is no one to take his place." "By the time he died at the age of forty in 1955, [Alvin Lustig] had already introduced principles of Modern art to graphic design that have had a long-term influence on contemporary practice. He was in the vanguard of a relatively small group who fervently, indeed religiously, believed in the curative power of good design when applied to all aspects of American life. He was a generalist, and yet in the specific media in which he excelled he established standards that are viable today. If one were to reconstruct, based on photographs, Lustig's 1949 exhibition at The Composing Room Gallery in New York, the exhibits on view and the installation would be remarkably fresh, particularly in terms of the current trends in art-based imagery" (Steven Heller).

      [Bookseller: Riverrun Books & Manuscripts]
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        Dr No.

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1958. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine in silver, Honeychile silhouette to front board in brown. With the dust jacket. An exceptionally fresh copy in the bright dust jacket, spine panel slightly toned, but noticeably less so than usual, a couple of faint marks to rear panel. First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the front free endpaper, and scarce thus. This copy is in the second state binding, with the "Honeychile" silhouette embellished on the front board in a dark reddish-brown, added after the first 3,495 bindings had been bound in plain cloth, to bring the book into conformity with other titles in the series with designs on the front board. There is no priority in this state. This is the sixth Bond novel.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Due o tre Grazie e tutti i racconti

      TORINO: Giulio Einaudi Editore - Torino, 1958. Rilegato. DISCRETO. 14,2 22,4. USATO

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        Aviation Photograph Album Featuring Testing and Manufacturing of De Havilland Aircraft with Photographs Taken at Hatfield and Lostock Factories.

      Hatfield, Lostock, 1958-1961., 1958. Album of photographs recording the works of De Havilland Aircraft Company, with photographs taken at Hatfield in Hertfordshire, in the Lostock production warehouse, and some at London Heathrow Airport, produced by the corporate photographer whose office was at the De Havilland Headquarters in Lostock. Contains 411 gelatin silver print photographs and 5 small negative proof photographs, numbered and captioned in manuscript, some dated, mounted in series onto grey cardstock leaves, plus 1 additional large photograph loosely placed within. A handful are duplicates, and some views are similar, being taken in a series. Large Oblong Folio two-post album measuring approximately 44,5 x 32,5 x 4 cm, beige cloth boards, titled to front "Public Relations General Photographs". Photographs vary in size, the majority measuring approximately 10 x 12 cm, some measuring approximately 5,5 x 6 cm. The unmounted photograph is the largest at 16,5 x 22 cm and bears the stamp of the De Havilland photographic department at headquarters i Lostock, to verso. The proof prints measure 2,5 x 3 cm. Age-toning and wear to boards, otherwise in Very Good Condition. An official viewing of De Havilland Aircraft Company's manufacturing and testing facilities, then state-of-the-art aviation equipment, and daily operations, is presented in a generous album of photographs from which the firm would have selected the very best for publicity. The album is largely centered at the Hatfield facility, where numerous important and experimental projects were undertaken, and when proven successful, would result in manufacturing at Lostock. . Photo.

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        The Sea at Dauphin, in: Caribbean Plays. Volume One. Selected and Edited by Errol Hill, with a foreword by Philip Sherlock.

      [Mona, Jamaica:] University College of the West Indies, 1958 - Octavo. Original white wrappers printed in red and black. Wrappers rubbed, tanned, and spotted, light dampstain to edges of text block slightly affecting margins of contents. A very good copy. First edition, first impression. This rare collection includes the first printing of the early Derek Walcott play The Sea at Dauphin, which was first staged in Mona, Jamaica, in 1954 and was "Walcott's most fully realized St Lucian play thus far in his career. It employs local registers throughout, blending Francophone patois elements with anglophone Creole, and this immersion in everyday St Lucian speech is complimented by a similar commitment to the local world in the use of a beach setting, which allows the sea to function as a major protagonist in the action" (Thieme, Derek Walcott, p. 52). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        OBRAS COMPLETAS. 16 vol.

      Madrid: Afrodisio Aguado, .- 1958 - 16 vol. (900 p. aprox por volumen); 16 x 11,5 cm Plena piel. Papel biblia. Perfecto estado de ocnservación. Sin marcas. Literatura [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Auca Llibres Antics / Robert Pérez]
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        Purple and Blue. The History of the 2/10th Battalion AIF (the Adelaide Rifles), 1939-1945

      [Adelaide, 2/10th Battalion Association, 1958]. Large octavo, xxviii, 454 pages with a map plus 32 pages of plates and 6 maps (including a folding map mounted on the rear pastedown). Light blue cloth printed in purple; spine a little sunned; an excellent copy. The author was also Chairman of the 2/10th Battalion AIF History Committee; his signature (E.F. Allchin) appears at the end of the acknowledgements section (page ix). Fellow-committeeman Hec Ellis, who contributed the chapter on sport, has also signed this page (appending the date 6 May 1958).

      [Bookseller: Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers]
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        XXe siècle. Nouvelle série. XXe Année. No. 10 (double). Mars 1958.

      Paris. 1958 - 4°. 108 S. Mit 150 s/w. Abb., 12 farbigen Abb., 4 farbigen Originallithographien von Picasso, Dubuffet, Poliakoff und Zao Wou-Ki, 1 Schieferdruck von Ubac, 4 farbigen Pochoirs von Miró, Max Ernst, Capogrossi und Vasarely und einer Zinkographie von Henri Michaux. OKart. Schönes Exemplar. Sprache: Französischanzösisch [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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      Ward Lock & Co Ltd. 1958 - 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Red boards with dark yellow title to spine and vignette to front cover. 4 colour plates + b/w illustrations. 64 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Endpapers browned. Heavy foxing to textblock (outer page edges). Child's pencil writing of the word "The" to front pastedown has been erased but still evident. Dustwrapper is just a little bit edge rubbed. A super copy. This copy would make a wonderful gift. [S] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books, PBFA]
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      GALLIMARD, 1958. Francese 0,14 Nouvelles versions, pagine brunite dal tempo e con fioriture sparse, tagli rossi, brossura editoriale morbida, illustrata e con usura ai bordi USATO

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        Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story.

      New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1958. First edition, early printing of Dr. Martin Luther King's first book. Octavo, original half cloth. Boldly signed by Martin Luther King Jr. on the front free endpaper. Some rubbing to the cloth, very good in a near fine dust jacket with a few small closed tears. Stride Toward Freedom is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s account of the first successful large-scale application of nonviolence resistance in America is comprehensive, revelatory, and intimate. King described his book as "the chronicle of fifty thousand Negroes who took to heart the principles of nonviolence, who learned to fight for their rights with the weapon of love, and who, in the process, acquired a new estimate of their own human worth.''

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        Secondo Manifesto del Gruppo 58, costituitosi a Napoli con un Manifesto del 5 giugno 1958 per iniziativa di Mario Colucci. In questo primo Manifesto, redatto da Guido Biasi è dichiarata apertamente l'adesione del Gruppo al Movimento Nucleare milanese di Enrico Baj. Questo secondo Manifesto è firmato da Nanni Balestrini, Paolo Radaelli, Leo Paolazzi, Sandro Bajini, Edoardo Sanguineti, Luca Bruno Di Bello, Lucio Del Pezzo, Mario Persico, Guido Biasi, Giuseppe Alfano, Donato Grieco, Enrico Baj, Angelo Verga, Ettore Sordini, Recalcati e Sergio Fergola. Napoli, Arti Grafiche Dott. Amodio per la sezione di Napoli del Movimento Arte Nucleare, gennaio 1959.

      1958. Quaderno in 8° (cm. 24,5) su carta verde tenue, con in prima di copertina l'ultracorpo di Napoli detto 'o pupo (di Enrico Baj); in seconda, la partitura di "'O sole mio"; In terza il testo del Manifesto dove si afferma, tra l'altro, che la Sibilla Cumana interpellata dai firmatari del manifesto, abbia risposto "Jatevenne! ... l'astrattismo è viecchio e fete chiù e me!" In fine alcune raccomandazioni. Un pò scolorito ai margini, ma ben conservato.

      [Bookseller: Studio bibliografico Calabrò Maria]
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      The Arts Council 1958 - This is an exhibition catalogue, 16pp, illustrated in b&w and colour, nothing unusual about that but includes an original felt tip drawing by Hayter 3.5" x 5" signed on back: Happy new Year Bill (William Hayter). Please note that it is not the catalogue which is signed but the picture. Also includes letter from Hayter to Frederick Macmanus the architect dated 1968 who owned some of his works. Also shown but not included in this lot is a Hayter signed greetings card, signed in pencil and in pencil on reverse: Happy New Year Bill Hayter: eng Language: eng 0.0 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: C. & A.J. Barmby]
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        Mohn und Gedächtnis

      Leinen Gut ERSTAUSGABE. Goldgeprägter Leinenband, intakt, mit einer von innen bedruckten Klarsicht-Schutzfolie, diese mit kleiner Fehlstelle unterhalb vom Kapital , sonst tadellos.Auf Vorsatzblatt EIGENHÄNDIGE WIDMUNG VON PAUL CELAN AN WILHELM KLEMM, WUPPERTAL, MAI 1958. 75 paginierte Seiten mit Inhaltsverzeichnis, einige seltene sanfte Bleistift-Eintragungen. Insgesamt gut erhalten. +++ "Celan schafft seine Symbole, in denen der uralte Bestand als Grundschicht weiterlebt, überlagert von vielem Heutigen von Jüngstem. Mit ihm ist eine poetische Kraft aufgestanden, die das unsagbare an seinen Rändern packt und das Wort als eine äußerste Wirklichkeit Ernst nimmt" (Karl Schweldhelm, Deutsche Zeitung). +++ Paul Celan gehört zu den größten deutsch-jüdischen Poeten des 20. Jahrhunderts. Geboren in Czernowitz im Jahr 1920, nahm er sich das Leben 1970 in Paris +++ 12 x 19 cm, 0,15 kg +++ Stichwörter: Lyrik Poesie Dichtung Widmungsexemplar signiert Rarität

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        On My Own

      New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers 1958 - 8vo., blue cloth lettered in gilt and black; slightly soiled. One of an undetermined number of advance presentation copies signed by Roosevelt on a special inserted leaf. A gorgeous copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Il Gattopardo.

      Milano, Feltrinelli Editore, 1958. in-16, pp. 330, (2), legatura editoriale cartone, primo piatto figurato. Prima edizione, postuma, del più importante romanzo italiano del dopoguerra. A causa della trasposizione cinematografica di Visconti, questa edizione originale è assai ricercata sul mercato estero. Buon esemplare (una cifra a biro sull'occhietto, lievissimo foxing nell'estremo margine).. .

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco]
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        Gattopardo (Il)

      Feltrinelli, 1958. Ril. ed. ill. Prima edizione. Purtroppo firma d'appartenenza al foglio di guardia per il resto buonissime condizioni. Disponibilità a inviare fotografie.

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        Dr No.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1958 - Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine in silver, Honeychile silhouette to front board in brown. With the dust jacket. An exceptionally fresh copy in the bright dust jacket, spine panel slightly toned, but noticeably less so than usual, a couple of faint marks to rear panel. First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the front free endpaper, and scarce thus. This copy is in the second state binding, with the "Honeychile" silhouette embellished on the front board in a dark reddish-brown, added after the first 3,495 bindings had been bound in plain cloth, to bring the book into conformity with other titles in the series with designs on the front board. There is no priority in this state. This is the sixth Bond novel. Gilbert A6a (1.3). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Piemonte occidentale

      MILANO: TOURING CLUB ITALIANO, 1958. IED. Rilegato. BUONO. 22 29,5. Attraverso l' Italia USATO

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      ALDO MARTELLO, MILANO 1958 - ITALIANO Rilegatura editoriale in tutta tela grigia, con titoli al dorso ed ingiallita ai bordi, sovraccoperta illustrata, ingiallita, con strappi ai bordi superiori e presenza di nastro adesivo al retro, unica traduzione autorizzata di Giuliana Lenghi Balestra, pagine ingiallite ai bordi causa tempo, tavole in nero fuori testo ed illustrazioni nei testi

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        Woina i mir. Moscow, gos. muzykal'noe izd-vo, 1958.

      1958. Large 4to. 459, (1) pp. 289, (3) pp. 430, (2) pp. With a printed portrait frontispiece. Original cloth with giltstamped titles to cover and spine. [Includes:] Sergei Prokofiev, composer (1891-1953). Autograph musical quotation signed. No place, 1931. One bar from "The Love for Three Oranges" (op. 33). 130 x 90 mm. First edition of the score for "War and Peace" (op. 91; after Tolstoy's novel), published posthumously in 1000 copies. The present copy includes an additional autograph musical quotation by the composer. The libretto, also printed here, was written by Prokofiev himself with his second wife, Mira Mendelson. The opera, written in 1941 and extensively revised between 1946 and 1952, accompanied the composer throughout the last twelve years of his life: "The outbreak of the war gave impetus to a project Prokofiev had sketched out in spring 1941, for an opera based on 'War and Peace'. His initial plan for a small-scale, intimate opera which would highlight the personal dramas in the novel was expanded, by the war aspects in particular, and [...] in August 1941 he began the music [...] The following April, he finished 'War and Peace' [...] He sent the score of the opera to Moscow for approval, and in the meantime began its orchestration [which he completed] in March 1943 [...] Following the advice of the Committee on the Arts in Moscow, Prokofiev had drastically revised the opera in the process; the war scenes had been extended and the patriotic elements strengthened. It was no longer an intimate opera but an epic and heroic work. Prokofiev's incentive in revising the score was the promise of a production of the opera at the Bol'shoy at the end of 1943, for which Eisenstein was to design the sets [...] But, as had happened so often, the performance was first cancelled, then postponed indefinitely. Throughout the rest of his life Prokofiev continually made revisions and additions to 'War and Peace', including the composition of two new scenes, in a series of attempts to secure performances. It was only in 1957, however, after his death, that anything like a complete version of the opera was staged" (New Grove). When the Central Committee accused Prokofiev of "formalist perversions" in 1948, "War and Peace" was among the works to which the Communist Party took particular exception. - Corners insignificantly bumped, otherwise well-preserved. In Russian throughout, issued as part 6 of the works (Sobranie sochinenii), M. 26793a G., M. 26793b G., and M. 26793v G. OCLC 19801829. New Grove XV, 298. MGG X, 1649.

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        Chinese Kung-Fu Karato (Atado) The Chinese Art of Self-Defence that is Executed Almost Without any Bodily Contact. (Leong Fu System of Self-Defence).

      Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia: 1958 - 21 red and white card wallets containing loose sheets, front wrappers printed and illustrated in black, rear wrappers illustrated with a photographic portrait of Leong Fu. First number front wrapper almost split but holding, with a small chip to front top fore-corner, otherwise general rubbing and creasing to extremities, generally the set in very good condition. Illustrated front wrappers to each number, photographic profile of Leong Fu to rear wrapper of each number, illustrated and photographic figures to loose sheets throughout numbers 1-21. First editions, rare complete set, of Kung-Fu Karato (Atado) founder Leong Fu's illustrated martial arts training series. Leong Fu "Atado" Lee trained in China, but when it became a Republic in 1948 he moved to Japan, then settled in Malaysia and opened his own school, teaching his own brand of amalgamated "Atado Karate" (Atado was his nickname). Rare complete, with no copies recorded by OCLC in any libraries internationally, and no trade records in the usual channels. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Il dottor Zivago

      MILANO: FELTRINELLI EDITORE, 1958. XIED. Rilegato. BUONO. 14 20,5. USATO

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        The Ordeal of Woodrow Wilson

      McGraw - Hill Book Company, Inc., New York 1958 - This special presentation edition is limited to 500 numbered copies sign by the author of which this is copy number 59. Book is near fine with a very good slipcase. Boards are clean and square. Black blocks on front board and spine with gilt lettering are dark, bright and clear. Pages clean, crisp and appears as unread. Slipcase is light faded and scuffed but strong, no splits. 318 pages includes index. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      MONDADORI, 1958. ITALIANO 0,18 Unica traduzione autorizzata dal francese di Bruno Just Lazzari, n.99 della collana, pagine brunite attorno ai testi, con lieve fioritura e traccia di umidità, brossura editoriale morbida, scolorita, ingiallita e traccia di umidità al posteriore, dorso in tela adesiva con piccolo strappo al piede USATO

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        Senator John Kennedy with his baby daughter Caroline

      Printed later by Clark. Gelatin silver gelatin print. 11 x 14 inches. Fine. Signed and inscribed by Edward Clark. Clark was one of the leading American magazine photographers of the twentieth century. In 1944 he joined Margaret Bourke-White, Alfred Eisenstaedt, W. Eugene Smith, and Philippe Halsman at LIFE magazine. His photographs soon became among the most famous in America. In 1958 LIFE assigned Clark for a story on Senator Kennedy, considered a likely presidential candidate. When the photographer asked for a view of Kennedy with their four-month-old baby, his wife Jacqueline objected that they would awaken her. Kennedy invited Clark upstairs, with Jackie protesting, but this charming photograph was the result. Jackie requested 75 copies "of that marvelous picture" to give to family and friends. After Kennedy became president in 1961, the delightful photograph was displayed in the Oval Office.

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        The Land of the Lord High Tiger.

      London; G. Bell & Sons, Ltd. 1958. 8vo. Original linen-textured boards with tiny bruising to lower forecorner of upper board, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [vi], [7]-160; with black and white plates by John Goodall; externally and internally near fine with a couple of tiny incised marks to lower board, protected by a near fine, unclipped, dustwrapper (11s. 6d.) with slight soiling to spine, minor lateral edge-creasing to top edge of lower panel, one tiny hole (3mm) to the same, and some light dusting; very scarce, especially signed. First edition of this notoriously scarce fantasy adventure describing Roger and Priscilla's adventure on the night of the blue moon in the Land of the Lord High Tiger. There they escape from the castle of the huge Red Giant, fight the magic of the terrible Black Wizard, help King Katzekopf the Conqueror defeat the Robbers of the Dark Wood, and travel by Flying Carpet on the Royal Underground Railway (blurb). A presentation copy inscribed in ink to the front free endpaper to the director and Basil Ashmore and his designer son, Elroy, "For Basil and Elroy Ashmore, with the author's best wishes, Roger Lancelyn Green, Nov: 1958".

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Pegasus and Other Poems

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1958 - First American edition. 1 vols. Inscribed to Allen Tate. Inscribed on the flyleaf " Allen / affectionately / from Cecil D.L. / 12.10. 58" Cloth, in good jacket, pages slightly yellowed [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        [Original Art]: Twenty-One Original Drawings for "The Instructor" magazine

      1958. Near Fine. Twenty-one original cartoons. Each is on artist board and measures 11" x 14". Condition is general near fine, a few are age-toned. All but one are finished cartoons; the other is a detailed sketch. Most of the drawings have a page from The Instructor magazine affixed to the verso, showing the published cartoon, with dates ranging from 1952-1958; a few do not, but it seems likely they were published there as well, with the exception of the single sketch. Each of the humorous cartoons feature grammar school children doing cute or silly things. For instance, one shows a mother registering her small child, who is wearing a baseball catcher's mask, in school, with the caption: "No, he doesn't play baseball, he bites." The Instructor was a long-running magazine aimed at primary school teachers, and the pages on the verso advertise schools, continuing education, and teacher's supplies. A small but charming collection of easy-going humor aimed at teachers dealing with the first wave of baby-boomers.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The King Must Die [and] The Bull From the Sea

      New York: Pantheon, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. The King Must Die (1958): 1st edtion. Near fine, with offsetting from a clipping and gift inscription on the front blank, in a near fine jacket with minor toning to spine and rubbing to the extremities. The Bull From the Sea: 1st edition. Inscribed by Renault on the pictoral front end papers. Near fine in a very good jacket, with toning to the spine, edge and corner rubbing.

      [Bookseller: Biblioctopus]
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        Senza titolo, 1958

      1958. Acrilico e acquerello su carta. Cm 47,2x64. pp.. . . Galleria Pogliani di Roma. . .

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Il Rosso e il Nero Cronaca del XIX secolo

      Unione Tipografico-Editrice Torinese (già Ditta Pomba), TORINO 1958 - Collana di traduzioni I Grandi scrittori stranieri ITALIANO Stato discreto, coperta illustrata in cartoncino, macchie, bordo e punte leggermente consumati, legatura appena allentata, margini delle pagine e tagli bruniti, con barbe. I tavola, su carta patinata, con ritratto dell'Autore di Soedermak, foto Laniepec. Testatina in nero su introduzione ed incipit.CCXXVII volume della collana di traduzioni I grandi scrittori stranieri, fondata da Arturo Farinelli, diretta da Giovanni Vittorio Amoretti.

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Concert Program Tel Aviv 1958

      Poster announcing a concert by star pianist Glenn Gould at the Armon Theatre, Tel Aviv, Israel, in 1958. This was part of his legendary tour in Israel when he was only 26 years old and soon after his debut in Boston the same year. Gould career giving public concerts only lasted for 8 years with only 200 performances, of which just a few concerts were outside the US and Canada. Size is 24.75 x 18.75 inches, in both English and Hebrew, in excellent condition. Rare!

      [Bookseller: Tamino Autographs]
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        Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories. First Edition

      Random House 1958 - Decorated green boards hardcover in dj. VG plus in a like dj. Book is mark free with no names or markings, tight binding, Price clipped dj has 14 books shown on rear panel. There is light wear at points and spine ends with no tares. The Book is tight and mark free. 1950, 51 and 58 dates on cp. Nice copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bristlecone Books RMABA]
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        Une capitale Turque, Brousse. Bursa [Texte et planches]

      Boccard, 1958. 2 volume in-folio, cartonnage éditeur. Texte : XII- 218 pp. 143 figures dans le texte. Planches : 7 pp.- plan d'ensemble & CVI planches (les planches 21, 26 et 96 étant bis) 10 en couleurs contrecollées. Chemise toilée à recouvrements. Très bon exemplaire. Superbe monographie sur la première capitale des Ottomans, résultat de 15 ans de travail de l'architecte et archéologue Albert Gabriel, spécialiste de l'Anatolie et premier directeur de l'Institut Français d'Archéologie à Istanbul. Histoire et la topographie de la ville, puis inventaire complet et détaillé des monuments (près de 300 photographies), depuis la fondation en 1326.

      [Bookseller: Librairie de L' Avenue]
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        Sämtliche Werke. Historisch-kritische Ausgabe. Besorgt von Hans Zeller und Alfred Zäch.

      Bern, Benteli 1958-1998. Bände 8 und 14 in zweiter Auflage. 15 Bände in 16 Bänden. 20,5 x 13 cm. Original-Leinen mit goldenen Rückentiteln auf rotem Hintergrund. Rücken teils ein wenig verblasst bzw. gebräunt. Kleine private Bibliotheksnummer und Besitzeintrag auf Vorsätzen. These books will only be shipped within the European Union! Versand dieser Bücher nur innerhalb der Europäischen Union. Literatur 19. Jh., Werkausgaben

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Gögler]
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      Dawson's Book Shop, Los Angeles 1958 - 8vo. cloth spine, patterned paper-covered boards, paper spine label. (viii), 86, (2) pages. I. Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit: An Historical Approach II. Personal Considerations: Essays. Illustrations by Irene Robinson. One of 320 copies printed at the Plantin Press, numbered and signed by Saul Marks, Lillian Marks, Lawrence Powell, Irene Robinson, and W.W. Robinson. (Harmsen & Tabor, 151) Bookplate of George C. Trebing on front pastedown and Roger K. Larson on free endpaper. cloth spine, patterned paper-covered boards, paper spine label [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books, ABAA, ILAB]
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        The Echoing Grove

      Penguin Books, 1958. Paperback. Very Good. 1958. 301 pages. Paperback rated as Very Good - Cards, pages, and binding are better than usually found for this title and publication year. World of Rare Books specializes in old and hard-to-find titles.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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