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        Attack of the Puppet People [The Fantastic Puppet People] (Original screenplay for the 1958 film)

      Los Angeles: American International Pictures [AIP], 1958. Draft script for the 1958 film "Attack of the Puppet People," seen here under the title "The Fantastic Puppet People." Draft belonging to director Bert I. Gordon, with his holograph signature on the title page and his notation on the front wrapper. Actor John Hoyt stars as Mr. Franz, a lonely doll maker driven to extremes in his search for companionship. A cult favorite among 1950s B-picture enthusiasts, and noted for its innovative special effects. Tan titled wrappers, noted as copy No. 35. Distribution page present, with receipt intact. Title page integral with the distribution page, and signed by Bert I. Gordon, with credits for screenwriters Yates and Gordon. 132 leaves with last leaf of text numbered 131, mimeograph. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, wrappers now encapsulated in mylar, bound with two gold brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Clément

      - Seghers, Paris 1958, 11,5x20,5cm, broché. - Edizione originale su carta corrente della traduzione francese. Autografo prezioso firmato Joseph Breitbach Albert Camus "... nell'ammirare omaggio ..." Un piccolo strappo nella piede leggermente diluito indietro. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant de la traduction française. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Joseph Breitbach à Albert Camus "... en hommage admiratif..." Un petit accroc en pied du dos légèrement éclairci.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Drover's Cook and other Verses

      Sydney Australia: F H Johnston, 1958. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. A genuinely rare 1st edition of Australian poetry with dedication to this bookseller's father. Dust jacket is in fair condition and is browning to the spine with small losses. The original jacket is a form of tracing paper with a cobweb pattern visible when held to the light. Exceptionally scarce jacket is fragile and has been placed in a loose protective sleeve. The book is well preserved with no major faults. The book is inscribed to Noel Miles with my compliments Tom Quilty. Noel was a geologist for a mining company that worked the Hall's Creek - De Grey area in the 1950's. Thomas John Quilty (1 April 1887 - 1979) was an Australian station owner, pastoralist, philanthropist, and bush poet. To this day he still holds the record for the largest freehold land acreage in Australia's history; over 3 million acres for a single property. In total, he controlled over 4.5 million acres of land. The book also comes with a newspaper clipping (Obituary) from a WA newspaper. "WA Cattleman dies at 93".

      [Bookseller: Caerwen Books]
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        ELOISE AT CHRISTMASTIME ** Signed True First Edition **

      Simon & Schuster, NY 1958 - This is the true first edition, first printing (with "FIRST PRINTING" stated on the copyright page, and with no later printings listed). ***** This book is SIGNED by both the author (Kay Thompson) and the illustrator (Hilary Knight) directly on the first page (the front endpage). The author and illustrator have not inscribed this book to anyone; it is just signed by them. ***** Signed examples of this title are rare. ***** Very nice hardcover with the original dust jacket. The dust jacket is the true first printing (with the "9-58" date code at the bottom of the front flap). ***** There is NO other writing, NO bookplates, and NO remainder marks. It is NOT a book club edition and NOT a former library book. The dust jacket is NOT price-clipped ($3.50). ***** CONDITION: Both the book and the dust jacket are in very nice NEAR FINE condition. A beautiful example of this rarity. ***** We include new mylar (clear) dust jacket protectors with all books at no extra charge. ***** OUR GUARANTEE TO YOU: All books are guaranteed to be as described. We believe that no sale is complete until you are happy. Any book is returnable for a full refund (including postage) if you're not 100% satisfied. ***** Thank you! ***** Richard Vick, Modern First Editions (Buying & Selling Modern First Editions since 1982). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Dramen.

       Hbg., Rowohlt (1958). 37.-43. Tsd. 358 (2) S. OBrosch. Ecken leicht berieb.Mit eh., 3-zeil. Widmung Sartres a. d. Titelbl. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Literatur, Widmungsexemplare, Philosophie

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        The Antiphon [copy corrected in the author's hand]

      Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1958. 7-127 pp., lacking title-page and preliminaries, complete text of the play present and removed from binding, heavily edited by Barnes in blue and purple ink, with 8 typed pages of corrections inserted. Pages a trifle worn, housed in a custom cloth box with a complete copy of the book, and with a retained copy of a typed letter 1 Nov. 1978, to a Mr. Düggelim concerning a German production of The Antiphon. 7-127 pp., lacking title-page and preliminaries, complete text of the play present and removed from binding, heavily edited by Barnes in blue and purple ink, with 8 typed pages of corrections inserted. Author's Corrected Copy. A heavily corrected copy of the 1958 Farrar, Straus & Cuday first American edition, with changes and corrections throughout by Barnes for use in the 1962 Selected Works of Djuna Barnes: Spillway / The Antiphon / Nightwood. With an additional 8 pages of typed corrections and rewritings inserted. Cf. Messerli 7 & 8

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        Picasso Sculptures Dessins - SIGNED POSTER

      Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Picasso Sculptures Dessins, Maison de la Pensée Francaise, Paris. Lithograph and collotype in colours, 1958, on wove paper, signed in pencil, from the edition of 800. 740 x 520mm [28 1/2 x 20 inches] Framed to 30 x 21 1/2. Toning to paper, creases below signature, overall very good.

      [Bookseller: Schubertiade Music & Arts]
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        Singerie songerie: a masque on the subject of lyric mode (Edition De Luxe, SIGNED)

      Rome: The Willoughby Institute, 1958. 1st. Leather bound. Zev (Daniel Albert Harris). First Edition, No. 3 of 15 Edition De Luxe copies signed at colophon by both author and artist. Folio; 51pp. Printed at Societa Grafica Romana. A lovely fine press production featuring 46 hand colored illustrations including one spectacular fold-out plus one loosely laid in (reminiscent of the Danish artist Bjorn Wiinblad). Also laid in is a 1968 ALS (with cover) and Rome business card from the illustrator 'Zev' to Bobby and Paco Ferro, Carmel, California regarding an upcoming (October 28) opening of the artist's work at groundbreaking Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles. Bound in 3/4 red calf and blue marbled boards with black spine label lettered in gilt. Hinges professionally reinforced else a Near Fine copy in somewhat edgeworn matching publisher's slipcase. Born in Mobile, Alabama in 1921, Eugene Walter was an artistic/intellectual Forrest Gump. He was a character in late-1940's Greenwich Village and 1950's ex-patriate Paris and Rome, popping up in the literary and film societies of the time (he was an editor of the Paris Review). He wrote poetry, books, acted in Fellini films and translated Italian films into English. 'The Willoughby Institute' is Walter's inside joke; as a child he had an imaginary dog named 'Willoughby' and throughout his life he used 'Dr. S. Willoughby' and 'Professor James B. Willoughby' as pseudonyms.

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        Architectural History : being the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain Volumes 1 to 46, 1958 to 2003

      York: Architectural Study 1958 to 2003. 46 volumes. A very good run of this important and interesting journal. Mostly in near fine condition, the laminate has split on a few of the earlier issues, where there is also some splitting to a few issues spine's. From the collection of an architectural historian, there is the odd pencil mark to the margins, but these are otherwise in very good order. . Very Good. Soft Cover. 1958. Large 8vo..

      [Bookseller: Fosters' Bookshop]
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        Domenico di Guzmán

      Stringa Editore, 1958. ITALIANO 0,82 Legatura con copertina rigida illustrata in ottimo stato con titoli d' oro al dorso e lievi usure da scaffale. Volume all' interno intatto, illustrato in b. e n. fuori testo, con pagine ottimamente conservate. Traduzione in italiano di Timoteo Centi, O. P.. USATO

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        Il mio villaggio nella traduzione di Lina Linari Vol. I-II, con 13 tav. applicate n.t. Opera che in origine doveva uscire nell'anno scolastico 1941-42 ma a causa di molte difficoltà sia il testo che le tavole già stampate poterono uscire nel 1958.

      Istituto d'arte per la decoraz. del libro, 1958. Vol. due in-8° di pp. 91-99 con le 13 litografie a colori applicate sulle pagine. Legature edit. con tit. e impress. A secco ai piatti. Dedica autografa della Linari al I° vol. Tiratuta disole 230 copie numerate di cui solo 180 destinate alla vendita.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Gullà]
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        Le Menuet du Haricot.

      Genève Connaître 1958. In-8, br., 110 pages avec un frontispice et cinq hors texte. E.O., non coupé, envoi de Paul Rassinier, secrétaire de l'association des amis d'Albert Paraz à Jean-François Revel. Excellent état. Port compris.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Facta]
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        Memoir Written During a Survey of the Roman Wall, Through the Counties of Northumberland and Cumberland in the Years 1852-1854, & Memoir written During a Survey of the Watling Street from the Tees to the Scotch Border.1850-1851

      Privately Printed, London 1958 - First British Edition; both items bound in one volume. Signed presentation copy from the Duke of Northumberland at whose direction the items were made.100 +42 pages; 3/4 green leather w/green bds & marbled end papers; lite pull at front hinge, pages bright; in mylar protective wraps.Title on the spine is Roman Remains in the North of England Size: 8 vo [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dorley House Books, Inc.]
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        Elegies Romanes. Traducció De Joan Maragall. Il.lustracions a L'aiguafort Per Ramón De Capmany.

      Hora = Joan Sallent, Barcelona = Sabadell 1958 - 114 pp. en muy buen papel de hilo. Ilustrado con 22 magníficos aguafuertes originales, iluminados a mano a varias tintas. Muy cuidada estampación del texto a dos tintas. Ejemplar nº8 de los 22, conteniendo un dibujo original firmado, de una de las planchas con sus pruebas y varios estados, más una prueba en sanguina de cada una de las láminas. Perfecto ejemplar con una regia encuadernación de Manuel Bueno en marroquin muy decorado en seco. Lomera con fuertes nervios y florones. Guardas en piel y enmarcadas. Corte superior dorado. Y resistente caja de resguardo forrada y con los acabados en piel. Size: 34 x 26 Cm. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BALAGUÉ LLIBRERÍA ANTIQUÀRIA]
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        The Possessors [Les grandes familles ] (Collection of 176 original photographs from the 1958 film)

      Paris: Filmsonor, 1958. Collection of 176 vintage black-and-white still photographs for the 1958 French film. All photographs with mimeographed series number on the verso, credited to photographer M. Dole on the recto, and mounted on watercolor paper in a "Lavis aquarelle" brand spiral bound notebook with maroon faux leather front wrapper and affixed paper title label. Each photo number noted on the page in holograph ink. Based on Maurice Druon's 1948 novel, the film stars Jean Gabin as the head of a wealthy French family, ruling his fortune and estate with an iron fist, and leaving little room for his heirs to prove worthy of the wealth. Photographs 3.25 x 4.5 inches (8.25 x 11.25 cm), mounted four to a page on 9.25 x 12.75 inch stock. Photos Near Fine overall, notebook Very Good plus. Full collation details available upon request. Oxford History of World Cinema.

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        Die Schlafende - Öl auf Holz

      (1958). Maße: ca. 42 cm x 24 cm, rechts im Motiv monogrammiert und datiert 'EV, 1958', im Holzrahmen, (Rahmen mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren) - Eberhard Viegener war ein deutscher Expressionist und Vertreter der Neuen Sachlichkeit sowie Landschaftsmaler -

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        internationale situationniste 4 bulletin central édité par les sections de l'internationale situationniste MINT COPY.

      Paris, internationale situationniste, 1958-1969, 1960. Metallic wrappers in copper colour (softcover), 24 x 16 cms., 38, (4) pp. with illustrations throughout. internationale situationniste.

      [Bookseller: Luïscius Books]
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        Imok le petit esquimau.

      Belgique CASTERMAN 1958 1Texte de Robert MARSIA et Gilbert DELAHAYE. Aquarelles de Robert MARSIA. Belgique, Casterman, Collection Farandole, 1958, in-8, couverture cartonnée illustrée en couleurs d'Imok, 19 pages. Cet album raconte les aventures d'Imok, un petit esquimau qui veut devenir un grand chasseur de baleine comme son père. Dans sa quête il sera aidé par ses amis animaux. Nous joignons un dessin gouaché original, représentant en page 16 Barbu le morse et le héros. Légère usure au dos, petites salissures à la couverture et infimes piqûres internes.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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        REVUE AUTOMOBILE DU SALON DE GENEVE

      45 volumes: 1958 à 1984, 1987 à 2004.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Carrérès]
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        The Bill of Rights

      Harvard University Press, Cambridge 1958 - Original green cloth, gilt, a trifle worn and the gilt on the spine a bit dull, else a very good, clean copy Presentation copy of Judge Hand's only book-length work--"To Edward Weinfeld / who brings to our common / calling a devotion to justice / a penetrating intelligence / and a fabulous industry / Learned Hand / April 14, 1958" [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Suddenly Last Summer

      New Directions 1958 - First Edition, First Printing, Signed by Williams on the flyleaf. New York: New Directions, 1958. A Near Fine copy in a Near Fine, unclipped dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy and square. Two small scrapes to the rear board, else Fine. Jacket shows just a hint of edgewear with a 1/2" closed tear to the rear flap fold. A very presentable copy of Williams' classic play and basis for the 1959 film starring Elizabeth Taylor and Katharine Hepburn. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Rare Book Sleuth]
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        L'envers et l'endroit

      1958. Gallimard, Paris 1958, 12x19cm, relié. - Gallimard, Paris 1958, 12x19cm, relié. - First Edition Gallimard. la metà di rilegatura autografo firmato di Albert Camus a Maurice Clavel. Tre strappi ripristinati leggermente insolated indietro. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Première édition Gallimard. Reliure en demi maroquin marron, dos à cinq nerfs, date en queue, plats de couverture et dos insolé conservés, tête dorée, reliure signée de Goy & Vilaine Envoi autographe signé d'Albert Camus à Maurice Clavel. Agréable exemplaire élégammant établi.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        A Standard of Behaviour

      Hutchinson 1958 - 1st edition 1st printing hardback in clipped jacket. Book in near fine condition with no inscriptions; jacket bright with an abrasion top left front. Not a book club edition, ex library or a remainder. I am happy to supply scans. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mungobooks]
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        Ohne Titel.

      Etwas labil in der Rahmung. Die Collage mit - natürlichem - Kleberdurchschlag an 2 Stellen. Insgesamt noch sehr gutes Exemplar des Frühwerks. Collage aus Wellpappe und Papier auf Karton. Unten rechts signiert und datiert 1958. Gerahmt in alter Fassung aus einfachen Buchenholzleisten. Herbert Kaufmann, 1924 in Aachen geboren, im September 2011 in Düsseldorf gestorben. Kaufmann hatte ab 1967 eine Professur an der HDK Berlin. Ende der 50er Jahre begann er mit Collagetechniken zu arbeiten.

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        The Radio Constructor (incorporating The Radio Amateur) Vol. 12 No. 4 November 1958

      Data, 1958. Paperback. Used; Acceptable. Paperback; English language; 8vo - over 7.75" - 9.75" tall; a worn but readable copy; all pages have small amount of water staining to upper central area but these stains do not affect the readability of the text. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Quivira Society Publications (13 Volumes in 15 - Complete Set)

      Quivira Society, Los Angeles 1958 - First Edition; 13 titles in 15 volumes, each limited, from 400 to 665 copies; mixed limitation. Large 8vo. Illustrated with plates and folding maps. Original 4 pp prospectus announcing the series laid in. Original half vellum or white cloth backed paper-covered boards; gilt lettering to spine. A uniformly near fine to fine set (Vol. I is very good with tanning and wear to spine); tape residue inside front covers of Vol. VI, 2 parts; slight darkening to some spines). A complete run of this important series on the early history of the southwestern part of the United States and of northern Mexico, embodying chiefly English translations of original Spanish documents relating to that vast and interesting field. - prospectus. Volume titles include: I: Expedition into New Mexico Made by Antonio de Espejo, 1582-1583, as Revealed in the Journal of Diego Perez de Luxan, a Member of the Party (1929, 143 pp, Howes P226); II: The Indian Uprising in Lower California, 1734-1737, as Described by Father Sigismundo Taraval (1931, 298 pp.); III: The Mercurio Volante of Don Carlos de Siguenza y Gongora, an Account of the First Expedition of Don Diego de Vargas into New Mexico in 1692 (1932, 136 pp, Howes S455: "Best contemporary chronicle of the 1692 reconquest of New Mexico by Vargas"); IV: History of New Mexico by Gaspar Perez de Villagra, Alcala, 1610 (1933, 308 pp); V: Diary of the Alarcon Expedition into Texas, 1718-1719 (1935, 124 pp, Howes C254: "Celiz accompanied this expedition which established Spanish government and missions in the region"); VI: History of Texas, 1673-1779 (1935, 2 volumes: 496, 242 pp, Howes M792: "Most complete history of Spanish Texas in its early period"); VII: The Spanish Southwest, 1542-1794, an Annotated Bibliography (1937, 2 volumes: 270; [271]-553 pp.); VIII: New Mexico in 1602, Juan de Montoya's Relation of the Discovery of New Mexico (1938, 143 pp); IX: Spanish Approach to Pensacola, 1689-1693 (1939, 323 pp); X: A Scientist on the Trail, Travel Letters of A.F. Bandelier, 1880-1881 (1949, 142 pp); XI: Three New Mexico Chronicles, the Exposicion of Don Pedro Bautista Pino, 1812, the Ojeada of Lic. Antonio Barreiro, 1832, and the additions by Don Jose Agustin de Escudero, 1849 (1942, 342 pp, Howes P383: "Chief source on New Mexico's last years as a Spanish province and of her beginnings as a Mexican state"); XII: Instructions for Governing the Interior Provinces of New Spain, 1786 (1951, 150 pp); XIII: The Frontiers of New Spain, Nicolas de LaFora's Description, 1766-1768 (1958, 243 pp). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Voyages fantastiques aux états et empires de la lune et du soleil - illustrated with 18 etchings by Bernard BUFFET

      Joseph FORET, Paris 1958 - - PRESENTATION : Large in-4 (17x14") in a yellow slipcase. - ILLUSTRATED : with 18 full page (2 double page) original etchings by Bernard Buffet. Including also the rare invitation card to the Vernissage for the presentation of the book. - PRINTER: Lacouriere & Frelaut. - LIMITED : 281 copies. - PAPER : BFK Rives Vellum. - REFERENCES : The etchings are referenced in the catalog raisonne of etchings by Buffet under n° 309 to 326. - CONDITION : Case is used, text pages & illustrations in excellent condition. Complete of the rare editor rhodoid. ASK FOR EXTRA PICTURES [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Coronation Everest (Signed By The Author) With The Scarce 'The Times' Supplement : The First Ascent Of Mount Everest (Signed By The Author)

      The First UK printing published by Faber and Faber in 1958. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. Light pushing at the spine ends. Slight rubbing to lower corners and spine folds. Gilt titling remains bright. A little dustiness to the upper text-block. Free from inscriptions and erasures. Very light remnant paper clip mark to the verso of the upper front blank end paper. The scarce paper WRAPPER is not price-clipped and is in Very Good condition. Moderate edge-wear with a chip to the lower rear panel and a small amount of loss at the upper front spine fold. Creasing and rubbing in places but the colouring remains bright. Publishers' black out mark as called for, to the lower front flap eradicating reference to colour plates (none were included in the final publication). The wrapper remains very attractive in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been Signed by the author ( as 'Jan Morris') to the title page. The book is accompanied by the very scarce original 'The Times' Supplement : The First Ascent Of Mount Everest issued in July 1953 detailed with B/W photos and text over 32 pages. The supplement is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Toning to the paper stock and mild edge-wear in places. The supplement has also been Signed by Jan Morris to the upper front cover. Morris accompanied Hunt's climbing party as the then anonymous special correspondent of 'The Times'. Morris has gone on to become a highly acclaimed and respected travel writer. A very scarce and collectible set of items marking one of the great mountaineering achievements of the 20th century.

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        Tucholski, Herbert. - "Stralsund vom Rügendamm aus".

      - Radierung / Strichätzung & Aquatinta, über Lithografie, auf Büttenkarton, 1958. Von Herbert Tucholski. 48,5 x 29,8 cm (Darstellung / Platte) / 54,5 x 38,5 cm (Blatt). Karnahl 115. Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert: "Herbert Tucholski". - Papier mit leichten Alterspuren. Im oberen Rand leicht gewellt. Insgesamt gut erhalten. Herbert Tucholski (1896 Konitz / Westpreußen - 1984 Berlin). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker. Ab 1913 Besuch der Kunstgewerbeschule Berlin (Glasmalerei). Teilnahme am Ersten Weltkrieg. Nach 1919 Fortsetzung des Studiums. 1920-25 Studium an der Kunstakademie Dresden bei Max Feldbauer und Ludwig von Hofmann. 1926?28 Hospitant an der Akademie der Künste Berlin. 1929/30 Stipendium für die Villa Romana in Florenz und die Deutsche Akademie in der Villa Massimo in Rom, wo er mit dem Bildhauer Max Wimmer bekannt wurde. 1929-33 Leitung eines Berliner Jugendheimes. Daneben Aquarelle, Pastelle, Federzeichnungen und Holzschnitte. 1933 Anschluss an die Ateliergemeinschaft Klosterstraße; Zusammenarbeit mit Käthe Kollwitz und Hermann Blumenthal. 1939 Rompreis der Deutschen Akademie Villa Massimo. 1957-59 Mentor für Grafik am Institut für bildende Kunst der DDR in Ost-Berlin. 1962-65 Leiter der Zentralen Werkstätte für Grafik. 1964 Professur. Seit 1964 Mitarbeiter der Zeitschrift "Die Weltbühne". 1979 Nationalpreis der DDR II. Klasse für Kunst und Literatur. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        La Traversée interrompue.

      Au Grand-Chêne, Lausanne, 1958, 1 volume de 195x390 mm environ, xxxiii pages, en feuillets sous chemise rempliée illustrée et emboîtage. Exemplaire N° 32, avec 28 lithographies originales en couleurs de Jacques Pajak avec envoi des 2 auteurs à Alfred Thuillard, imprimeur de l'ouvrage. Des rousseurs, dos insolé, étui légèrement sali, bon état pour le reste.Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Diogène]
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        THE WHIRLPOOL.

      - Cast aluminium relief panel, incised 'Bow' lower right. Circa 1958-1969. 24 x 29 cm. *Ian Bow, born Melbourne, 1914. Sculptor, painter, teacher, lecturer. 'An accomplished and versatile eclectic, and an inventive technician, Bow made his reputation first as a painter, then as a sculptor. He invented his own methods of lost wax casting in various metals and achieved successful results. . His career as a sculptor reached its zenith in the expressionistic works in cast aluminium produced c.1958-1969, and exhibited at the 'Mildura Sculpture Triennial' 1961-70. From 1971 his output of work was severely curtailed as a result of injuries to his eyes and right hand suffered in a car accident.' McCulloch, The Encylcopedia of Australian Art.

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        Enciclopedia del diritto. Diretta da Francesco Calasso poi (dal 1966) da Costantino Mortati e Salvatore Pugliatti poi anche (dal 1978) da Francesco Santoro-Passarelli

      Giuffrè, 1958 1993. in-8 46 voll + Indice delle fonti in 47 tomi Direzione scientifica: Francesco Calasso, Giuseppe Capograssi, Enrico Opocher, Tullio Ascarelli, Rosario Nicolò, Salvatore Pugliatti, Francesco Santoro Passarelli, Salvatore Satta, Carlo Esposito, Achille Donato Giannini, Massimo Severo Giannini, Giacomo Delitala, Giuliano Vassalli, Pietro Agostino D'Avack, Gaetano Morelli.

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        The Hobbit, or There and Back Again, 1958 10th Impression in Original Dustjacket with Custom Slipcase

      Allen & Unwin, London 1958 - 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. The Hobbit, or There and Back Again, by J.R.R. Tolkien. Published by Allen & Unwin in 1958. This book is in beautiful Near Fine condition, with beautiful bright clean and unmarked green boards. No previous owner names or any writing noted. No foxing or offsetting noted. The map endpapers are clean and bright, unmarked. The bright & clean boards are the original green cloth with dark blue stamping of Tolkien's own Mountains and Dragon design, with a couple of lightly bumped corners, and no fading of the bright green covers. The title verso has the full printing history up to this tenth impression of 1958. The original dustjacket is correctly marked the 10th impression, and would appear to be the original as both book and dustjacket are remarkably well preserved. In 1957 (Ninth Impression book) Houghton Mifflin ordered a number of sheet sets to be imported from A&U for the US 1957 Ninth Printing, however after A&U had already printed the full run, HM backed out of part of the order due to import costs and reduced their order by 1,000 sheet sets. So A&U assumed they would have 1,000 more UK books than originally planned and as such they had Jackets produced for this overrun. Subsequently, HM changed their mind again and took the 1,000 sheet sets they had canceled, thus leaving A&U with 1,000 extra Ninth Impression Jackets. They simply used those extra jackets on the 1958 Tenth Impression Books. So there should be 1000 copies of the 1958 UK Tenth Impression book with a Ninth Impression Jacket, which would make this even more scarce than the 3,500 copies of the Tenth Impression books in the Tenth Impression Jackets. The dustjacket is not price clipped and in Near Fine condition, with a tiny amount of rubbing to the tips of the folds, lacking any of the normal tears to the edges. Shows a line of soiling the the interior edges of the flaps. Edges of the text block are clean and unfoxed. A beautiful copy, of an early printing, of this much sought after children's classic. A custom faux leather slipcase included, featuring the JRRT Monogram to the front cover of the slipcase. Additional digital images are available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed/Numbered/Limited Editions. Near Fine / Near Fine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Dr No

      UK: Jonathan Cape, 1958. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dr No by Ian Fleming First Edition Jonathan Cape 1958. No inscriptions, no foxing or browning. Clean white edges, sliver lettering still very much bright, covers fine in like dust jacket. Not price clipped and with no toning to spine. An excellent copy.

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        Quivira Society Publications (13 Volumes in 15 - Complete Set)

      Los Angeles: Quivira Society, 1958. 1st. Original boards. First Edition; 13 titles in 15 volumes, each limited, from 400 to 665 copies; mixed limitation. Large 8vo. Illustrated with plates and folding maps. Original 4 pp prospectus announcing the series laid in. Original half vellum or white cloth backed paper-covered boards; gilt lettering to spine. A uniformly near fine to fine set (Vol. I is very good with tanning and wear to spine); tape residue inside front covers of Vol. VI, 2 parts; slight darkening to some spines). A complete run of this important series on the early history of the southwestern part of the United States and of northern Mexico, embodying chiefly English translations of original Spanish documents relating to that vast and interesting field. - prospectus. Volume titles include: I: Expedition into New Mexico Made by Antonio de Espejo, 1582-1583, as Revealed in the Journal of Diego Perez de Luxan, a Member of the Party (1929, 143 pp, Howes P226); II: The Indian Uprising in Lower California, 1734-1737, as Described by Father Sigismundo Taraval (1931, 298 pp.); III: The Mercurio Volante of Don Carlos de Siguenza y Gongora, an Account of the First Expedition of Don Diego de Vargas into New Mexico in 1692 (1932, 136 pp, Howes S455: "Best contemporary chronicle of the 1692 reconquest of New Mexico by Vargas"); IV: History of New Mexico by Gaspar Perez de Villagra, Alcala, 1610 (1933, 308 pp); V: Diary of the Alarcon Expedition into Texas, 1718-1719 (1935, 124 pp, Howes C254: "Celiz accompanied this expedition which established Spanish government and missions in the region"); VI: History of Texas, 1673-1779 (1935, 2 volumes: 496, 242 pp, Howes M792: "Most complete history of Spanish Texas in its early period"); VII: The Spanish Southwest, 1542-1794, an Annotated Bibliography (1937, 2 volumes: 270; [271]-553 pp.); VIII: New Mexico in 1602, Juan de Montoya's Relation of the Discovery of New Mexico (1938, 143 pp); IX: Spanish Approach to Pensacola, 1689-1693 (1939, 323 pp); X: A Scientist on the Trail, Travel Letters of A.F. Bandelier, 1880-1881 (1949, 142 pp); XI: Three New Mexico Chronicles, the Exposicion of Don Pedro Bautista Pino, 1812, the Ojeada of Lic. Antonio Barreiro, 1832, and the additions by Don Jose Agustin de Escudero, 1849 (1942, 342 pp, Howes P383: "Chief source on New Mexico's last years as a Spanish province and of her beginnings as a Mexican state"); XII: Instructions for Governing the Interior Provinces of New Spain, 1786 (1951, 150 pp); XIII: The Frontiers of New Spain, Nicolas de LaFora's Description, 1766-1768 (1958, 243 pp).

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        Our Man in Havana

      London: Heinemann,, 1958. An Entertainment. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, publisher's device to rear board in blind. With the dust jacket. Contemporary ownership signature in green ink to front free endpaper. Spine ends very lightly sunned, light toning to margins of text block. An excellent copy in a bright jacket with mildly rubbed extremities and a few minor nicks. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Our Man In Havana

      London / Melbourne / Toronto: William Heinemann Ltd.. First Edition.. Excellent, FINE condition of the dustjacket and unusually FINE condition of the Volume itself. . First Edition. London / Melbourne / Toronto, William Heinemann Ltd., 1958. 13.5cm x 20cm. 273 pages. Original hardcover with unclipped dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent, FINE condition of the dustjacket and unusually FINE condition of the Volume itself. Our Man In Havana (1958) is a novel set in Cuba by the British author Graham Greene. He makes fun of intelligence services, especially the British MI6, and their willingness to believe reports from their local informants. The book predates the Cuban Missile Crisis, but certain aspects of the plot, notably the role of missile installations, appear to anticipate the events of 1962. It was adapted into a film of the same name in 1959, directed by Carol Reed and starring Alec Guinness. The novel, a black comedy, is set in Havana during the Fulgencio Batista regime. James Wormold, a vacuum cleaner retailer, is approached by Hawthorne, who offers him work for the British secret service. Wormold's wife had left him and now he lives with his sixteen-year-old beautiful, devoutly Catholic but materialistic and manipulative daughter Milly. Since Wormold does not make enough money to pay for Milly's extravagances, he accepts the offer of a side job in espionage. Because he has no information to send to London, Wormold fakes his reports using information found in newspapers and invents a fictitious network of agents. Some of the names in his network are those of real people (most of whom he has never met) and some are made up. Wormold only tells his friend and World War I veteran, Dr. Hasselbacher, about his spy work, hiding the truth from Milly. [wikipedia]

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        Stride Toward Freedom. The Montgomery Story. - SIGNED

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1958 - 8vo, original cloth-backed boards in a good dj with some chipping around the edges. 230 pp. Signed boldly with his name alone on the ffe "Martin L King Jr." Blocks of subtle toning to the endpages, otherwise a sound and fine copy enhanced by a desirable uninscribed autograph signature. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, first book is a first-hand account of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Just months after the boycott's end [December 20, 1956], King was being asked to write a book chronicling the year long struggle against Alabama's bus segregation laws, which ended with a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court finding said laws unconstitutional. In the book he discusses the racial tension in Alabama before and after the boycott and his personal beliefs in nonviolent resistance. ''Stride'' was published on September 17, 1958, to critical acclaim.

      [Bookseller: Schubertiade Music]
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        Stride Toward Freedom" - Original Contract, Receipt, and Publisher's Note

      - Three original documents relating to the great activist's historic account of the Montgomery bus boycott, Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story, published in 1958. King's retained copy of his publishing contract with Harper & Brothers, dated October 17, 1957, and signed by two representatives of Harper & Brothers, outlines the terms for the publication of the book, under the earlier name A Moment In History: The Montgomery Story. (The contract is not signed by King). 4 pp. on two legal-size sheets, joined at one short edge. Folding creases and a few small edge tears; overall in very good condition. 9 x 15 inches (23.2 x 38 cm).Also included are an autograph note from agent Marie Rodell to King, asking "When may we expect the balance of chapters?" on a yellow index card (5 x 3 inches), as well as the original invoice from Harper & Brothers to King, sending him his personal copy of the book on January 16, 1958 (2 copies, joined at the edge; 8 x 5.5 inches.)From the collection of King's literary agent, Joan Daves.

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        Stride Toward Freedom. The Montgomery Story. - SIGNED

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1958. First edition, later printing (I-H).. Used; Like New/Used; Like New. 8vo, original cloth-backed boards in a good dj with some chipping around the edges. 230 pp. Signed boldly with his name alone on the ffe "Martin L King Jr." Blocks of subtle toning to the endpages, otherwise a sound and fine copy enhanced by a desirable uninscribed autograph signature.<br><br><br />Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, first book is a first-hand account of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Just months after the boycott's end [December 20, 1956], King was being asked to write a book chronicling the year long struggle against Alabama's bus segregation laws, which ended with a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court finding said laws unconstitutional. In the book he discusses the racial tension in Alabama before and after the boycott and his personal beliefs in nonviolent resistance. ''Stride'' was published on September 17, 1958, to critical acclaim.

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        "Stride Toward Freedom" - Original Contract, Receipt, and Publisher's Note

      Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Three original documents relating to the great activist's historic account of the Montgomery bus boycott, Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story, published in 1958. King's retained copy of his publishing contract with Harper & Brothers, dated October 17, 1957, and signed by two representatives of Harper & Brothers, outlines the terms for the publication of the book, under the earlier name A Moment In History: The Montgomery Story. (The contract is not signed by King). 4 pp. on two legal-size sheets, joined at one short edge. Folding creases and a few small edge tears; overall in very good condition. 9 x 15 inches (23.2 x 38 cm).<br>Also included are an autograph note from agent Marie Rodell to King, asking "When may we expect the balance of chapters?" on a yellow index card (5 x 3 inches), as well as the original invoice from Harper & Brothers to King, sending him his personal copy of the book on January 16, 1958 (2 copies, joined at the edge; 8 x 5.5 inches.)<br style="">From the collection of King's literary agent, Joan Daves.

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        Endgame

      Grove Press, New York 1958 - New York: Grove Press, 1958. First edition. Near Fine. One of the 26 numbered and signed copies, the true first edition. Very near fine brown cloth over off-white paper boards. No wear or soiling to the fragile boards, corners completely sharp. No soiling to the easily soiled cloth spine, lettering completely clear, spine maybe just a touch lighter than the rest of the 1/4 cloth (see last photo and zoom in). There is a little fold in the cloth on the top of the spine that is not a bump. See photos. Contents very near fine, no foxing, no markings of any kind in the book. Sewn binding tight. The deep gutter-edges of several gatherings toned (1/4 inch) by the glue that was used in the binding. The best copy of an impossibly rare book. Many, including Harold Bloom, have argued that Endgame is the greatest dramatic work of the twentieth century. Beckett thought it his best. Because of the severe limitation (26 copies), the book will eventually become a Black Tulip of twentieth century literature. Only one (worn) copy at auction in the last decade. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Blue Sky Rare Books]
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        Mongolyn ardy gar urlag / Mongolian Popular Arts and Crafts

      Ulan-Bator, Mongolia: 1958/1960 - Gr.4° (270x340 mm) - Portfolio containing 68 Tipped-in Plates: 20 in color and 48 in B/w. Publication on Mongolian arts and crafts, including , furniture, silver work, ivory carvings and costumes. First edition, probably incomplet, text in Russian, English, French, German & Mongolian. . Original grey slipcase. In Very good condition [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Two for the Seesaw (Original script for the 1958 play, Dana Andrews' copy)

      Leah Salisbury Inc, New York 1958 - Draft script for the 1958-1959 play. Actor Dana Andrews' working copy, from his estate. With a letter of provenance from Andrews' daughter, Katharine Smith. Notations throughout in holograph pencil. Laid in are three leaves of script changes, carbon typescript, with notations in holograph pencil.Gibson's play debuted on Broadway in January 1958 and ran for over 700 performances, closing on October 31, 1959. Henry Fonda and Anne Bancroft play two down-and-out loners in New York, their stories told by way of philosophical conversations throughout. Basis for the 1962 Robert Wise film, starring Robert Mitchum and Shirley MacLaine, nominated for two Academy Awards (Best Cinematography, Best Music), and wonderfully shot in anamorphic black-and-white. The film is regarded as one of the best portrayals of the post-Beat, pre-Warhol Factory New York scene. Black Studio Duplicating Service wrappers, with a credit for playwright Gibson. Title page present, undated, with a credit for playwright Gibson. leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 3-3-30 (Act 3, Scene 3, Page 30). Pages and wrapper Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Enciclopedia del diritto. Diretta da Francesco Calasso poi (dal 1966) da Costantino Mortati e Salvatore Pugliatti poi anche (dal 1978) da Francesco Santoro-Passarelli

      Giuffr&#143; 1958-1993, Milano - Direzione scientifica: Francesco Calasso, Giuseppe Capograssi, Enrico Opocher, Tullio Ascarelli, Rosario Nicol&#152;, Salvatore Pugliatti, Francesco Santoro Passarelli, Salvatore Satta, Carlo Esposito, Achille Donato Giannini, Massimo Severo Giannini, Giacomo Delitala, Giuliano Vassalli, Pietro Agostino D'Avack, Gaetano Morelli. n.d. p. 46 voll + Indice delle fonti in 47 tomi in-8

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        Le lion

      - Gallimard, Paris 1958, 12x19cm, broché. - Prima edizione, una delle 110 copie numerate sul filo puro, solo carta di grandi dimensioni con 45 su Buff tessevano fuori e il commercio con l'autore. copia rara e bella di uno dei capolavori di Joseph Kessel. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 110 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers avec 45 sur vélin chamois hors commerce et réservés à l'auteur. Rare et agréable exemplaire de l'un des chefs-d'oeuvre de Joseph Kessel.

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        Saturday Night and Sunday Morning.

      W.H. Allen 1958 - FIRST EDITION, light creases to top corners of a few leaves and a couple of spots to fore-margin of closing pages, pp. 216, crown 8vo, original red boards, backstrip lettered in gilt, some corner bumping, faint partial browning to flyleaf with small 'Times Library' stamp at foot of rear pastedown, dustjacket with Mona Moore design, a touch of browning to borders of rear panel with a few faint spots at foot of same, top corner of rear flap torn off, good. The author's first novel, and one of the key texts of the Angry Young Men movement; this copy inscribed by Sillitoe on the flyleaf to an author and bibliophile: 'John Baxter, best wishes, Alan Sillitoe, 8/2/79'.

      [Bookseller: Blackwell's Rare Books ABA ILAB BA]
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