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        Les Americains [The Americans] (First French Edition)

      Paris: Robert Delpire / Encyclopedie Essentielle, 1958. First French Edition, preceding all others. Robert Frank's controversial road trip exploration of post-war America. Quite possibly the most important collection of American photography ever published, and undoubtedly the most influential photobook of all time. The French edition includes 83 black and white, full-page plates juxtaposed with writings and essays by Simone de Beauvoir, Erskine Caldwell, William Faulkner, Henry Miller and John Steinbeck among others. Very Good with no dust jacket as issued. Slight lean, with light foxing to the page edges and endpapers, and some faint dampstaining to the page edges; interior pages and photographs unaffected. Roth 101, pp. 150-151. Parr & Badger Vol. 1, p. 247.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Subterraneans

      New York: The Grove Press, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First trade hardcover edition, first printing. Very Good, with cloth toned at spine and edges, previous owner bookplate to paste down, light paperclip impression at top of several pages, in a Very Good dust jacket with blank white flaps bearing a rubber-stamped price of $3.50, with light edge wear, several short edge tears to the front panel and light rubbing. Though issued simultaneously with a trade paperback and a limited hardcover edition, the first trade hardcover edition appears to be quite rare.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Veinte Litografías Sobre Temas Del Quijote . Prólogo De Luis Astrana Marín.

      Osa Menor, Barcelona 1958 - XX págs. y 20 cuadernillos de 1 h. con texto , 1 lámina y 1 h. en blanco, más colofón y 3 blancas. Todo en papel de hilo especial de calidad superior. Magníficas litografías originales estampadas por Ricardo Carner. Edición única de 100 ejemplares. (nº55). Superior encuadernación firmada por Manuel Bueno a pleno Marroquin. Tapas grabadas al oro. Lomera con nervios y florones. Guardas enmarcadas en piel grabada. Corte superior dorado. Y regia caja de resguardo forrada en paño y con acabados en piel. Size: 33,5 x 26 Cm. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BALAGUÉ LLIBRERÍA ANTIQUÀRIA]
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        Dr No.

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1958. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine silver. With the dust jacket. Spine gently rolled, some light foxing to top edge; an excellent copy in the jacket with toned spine, small chip to head of spine, and some marks to rear panel. First edition, first impression, first state, binding A, in Type B cloth (Linson). The binding is without the "Honeychile" silhouette; this was later added to the front cover to bring it in line with other titles in the series with designs on the front board.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Guerillaführer, Arzt. Autor und Ikone der Kubanischen Revolution (1928-1967): Eigenh. Brief mit U. (A.L.S.).

      Ohne Ort, 26. VI. 1958. 8°. 1 S., - Früher Brief des kaum dreißigjährigen "Che" (eigtl. Ernesto Guevara de la Serna) aus der Kampfzeit in der Sierra Maestra, in der kubanischen Provinz Las Villas: "Hugo: Pasare tu informe al C [omandante] G, [General (?)] para que el decida, que debo recordarte que Paz es nuestro mayor capitán. Un p[o]co duro a veces pero justo y muy valiente. - Les mando unos zapatos pero no son para u[ste]d[e]s, sino para quien lo necesite. Te saludo/ Che [.]". - // - Che nahm im Dezember 1956 an der Landung von Castros Revolutionären auf Kuba teil. Er wurde bald Comandante und kämpfte bis 1959 als Anführer im letztlich erfolgreichen Guerillakrieg mit gegen den von den USA unterstützten Diktator Batista. - Che erinnert in unserem Brief seinen Leutnant Hugo del Rio Guerra daran, dass ihr Mitkämpfer Ramön Paz der höhere Anführer ist. Dieser sei manchmal ein wenig hart, aber gerecht und sehr tapfer. Che verspricht, Waffen (hier verhüllend als "zapatos = Schuhe" bezeichnet) zu schicken, die denen gegeben werden sollen, die sie brauchen. - Ramön Paz Borroto (1924-58) fiel am 28. Juli als Comandante nahe Providencia. Erst zum Jahresende sollten die Rebellen die entscheidende Schlacht um Santa Clara gewinnen und die Macht in Kuba übernehmen. - Vom karibischen Klima gebräunt; wenige Randeinrisse. - Briefe Ches noch vor der Machtergreifung der Kommunisten in Kuba und mit direktem Bezug auf den von ihm angeführten Guerillakampf sind von größter Seltenheit. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 550

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        Dr. No

      Jonathan Cape 1958 - First British edition, first printing. Second state binding with dancing girl silhouette; First state dust jacket with price 13s 6d net intact. Very Good in a Good dust jacket. Light lean to spine. Edge of page block lightly soiled, else a rather nice copy. Dust jacket shows rubbing at folds and chipping at corners. A nice example of Fleming's sixth James Bond novel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MAX ERNST

      Paris: Jean-Jacques Pauvert, 1958. Hardcover. Very Good in chipped and torn plastic dust jacket; edgeworn; top and bottom of boards a bit dirty. 10 x 8.5 x 1.25 inches. Signed by Max Ernst on the half-title page with an inscription (Why not come to the land of birds?) and a small drawing of a bird. From the press of Blanchard of Paris; the photographer is Paul Facchetti; the layout and color printing were personally supervised by Max Ernst, who specially composed the drop caps of the chapter heads.

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        Peinture Hollandaise

      Editions Braun & Cie, 1958. Paperback. Used; Acceptable. Paperback; German language; a fair reading copy. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

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        On The Road

      London. Andre Deutsch 1958 1st edition. SSize approx 7.5 x 5 inches. Hardback in red covers with gilt lettering to spine and original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW rubbed at corners and edges, darkening to rear with some marks, in protective sleeve.) Endpapers darkened. Otherwise pages clean and tight throughout. An excellent copy. 310pp.

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        Sabbataï Zevi, le Faux Messie" Fresque lyrique en 1 Prologue et 4 Actes de Nathan Bistritzky Rédaction pour chant et piano Durée: env[iron] 2'h. 15.'' Piano-vocal score of the opera. Autograph musical manuscript signed in full and dated on the last page of music "Paris, 1958"

      - Sabbataï Zevi is the fourth of Tansman's seven operas. The opera received a concert performance on March 3, 1961, at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, but has apparently never been staged. Max Eschig, Paris, published a piano-vocal score in 1966. The choral score accompanying the present autograph was most probably created for the 1961 production of the opera. The composer considered Sabbataï Zevi the best of his operas. Like many of Tansman's later works it is based on a distinctly Jewish subject. ". Tansman was a French composer and pianist of Polish birth. Disappointed with his reception in Poland, he moved to Paris, giving a début recital in February 1920. Soon after his arrival, he became friendly with Stravinsky and Ravel, both of whom encouraged and advised him. Acquainted with many leading musical figures in Paris during these years, Tansman was part of the circle of foreign musicians, known as the Ecole de Paris, that included Martin , Alexander Tcherepnin, Conrad Beck and Marcel Mihalovici. While his music retained many distinctively Polish features, such as Mazurka rhythms and Polish folk melodies, and while he wrote collections of Polonaises, Nocturnes, Impromptus, Waltzes and other Chopinesque miniatures, neo-classical traits appear in works [from about 1925]. Although he never completely abandoned a diatonic framework, critics of the 1920s and 30s described his harmony at times as Scriabinesque and atonal. Tansman was quick to achieve international success. He settled in Los Angeles in 1941 where he became acquainted with Schoenberg, renewed friendships with other European émigrés, including Milhaud and Stravinsky, and composed a number of film scores. He returned to Paris in 1946." Caroline Rae in Grove Music Online."Tansman was as adept at writing in C major as he was at composing serially and he made use at different times of atonality and polytonality. The music of his opera Sabbataï Zevi (1953-9), which tells of the rise and fall of the 17th-century mystic, is post-tonal in style." Anne Giradot and Richard Langham Smith in the New Grove Dictionary of Opera. Folio (349 x 270 mm). Unbound. 6 signatures of 6 bifolia and 1 signature of 4 bifolia wrapped in another bifolium protected by onionskin paper, all wrapped in blank bifolium of 20-staff music paper. 1f. (title), [i] (second title, cast list, and contents), [i] (historical background), 180, [iv] (blank) pp. Notated in blue and black ink on pre-printed 16-staff music paper with blindstamp of Edition Max Eschig, Paris. Marks in blue ink written over (i.e., reinforced) in black ink in front matter and through p. 11; only blue ink from p. 12. Date to upper right corner of p. 1: "1957-58." Date and signature to end of score: "Alexandre Tansman Paris 1958." Durations marked throughout. The overall duration as given on the title (repeated on the second title and at the end of the score) is to be read as "2 hours 15 minutes." Autograph corrections, some major, in both ink and pencil. Directions to engraver in pencil. Performance-related annotations in various hands in red, blue, and graphite pencil. Cues for entrances of characters and chorus marked in red pencil.Slightly worn; occasional staining, especially to p. 162.Together with:Sabbataï Zevi, le faux Messie. Chœurs (chantés et parlés). [Choral score.] Large folio (375 x 278 mm). Stapled. 17, [iii] (blank) pp. Facsimile of autograph manuscript. Copyright note of Editions Max Eschig, Paris, dated 1961, to foot of first page. Creased; rippled; frayed at upper edge.

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        Das Modell. Oel auf Leinwand.

      1958 - (1958). Bildgrösse 42x35 cm. Unten links signiert. Zeitgemässe Rahmung mit leichten Defekten 56x50 cm. Hinten mit Etikette Galerie Läubli und hs. Bezeichnung. Zeitgemässe Rahmung mit leichten Defekten 56x50 cm. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Malibu: Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit and Personal Considerations

      Dawson's Book Shop, Los Angeles 1958 - 86 pp Quarto. original tan cloth spine with printed paper label, patterned boards. Illustrated by Irene Robinson, including fold out map of Malibu. No. 135 of 320 copies, signed by Saul and Lillian Marks (the printers), Lawrence Clark Powell, Irene and W. W. Robinson, printed at the Plantin Press. No. 135 of 320 copies, signed by Saul and Lillian Marks (the printers), Lawrence Clark Powell, Irene and W. W. Robinson, printed at the Plantin Press [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Time capsule 6958. [Italienisch] First edition of 200 numbered copies signed by the Artist

      Roma: L\'Esperienza moderna, 1958. 80 nn. S. Mit 33 Orig.-Lithographien, Broschiert Esemplare N... 93 (edizione di 200 es. numerati e firmati dall\'Artista), ZUSTAND: Einband mitl eichten Knickspuren in Ecken, erste Seitenecken etwas gerundet, Papier an Rändern etwas gegilbt, sonst in OrdnungText in book: \"First edition of 200 numbered copies (No: 93) signed by the Artist.---di queso libro composto di 33 litografie sono state stampate duecento copie con lastre incise direttamente dall\'artista, di cui venti numerate da I a XX fuori commercio contenenti una tempera originale e 180 copie numerata da 21 a 200. la presente tiratura costituisce l\'edizione originale ed è firmata dall\'artista. \" Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        > Weidner Heimatkundliche Arbeiten<. 22 von 23 Bänden. Herausgegeben vom Heimatlichen Arbeitskreis im Oberpfälzer- Wald- Verein. Schrift- Leitung: Dr. Ernst Gagel, Gerhard Zückert und Adalbert Busl.

      Erschienen in Weiden i. d. Oberpfalz bei: Verlag Karl Knauf und in Pressath bei Buchhandlung Bodner, in den Jahren bei 1958 bis 2011. Erstausgaben, in 1200 bis 2000 Exemplaren, gedruckt überwiegend bei Karl Knauf, aber auch bei Spintler- Druck, beide in Weiden. Insgesamt ca. bis 60 bis 160 Seiten, mit zahlreichen Feder- Zeichnungen von G. Freytag, historischen photographischen Abbildungen, Faksimiles; Dokumenten, Grundrissen, Plänen und Übersichtskarten. 8°(Oktav- Format bis 22,5 cm.) Graue, karmin- rote Original- Kartoneinbände, flexibel, mit schwarzer Vorderdeckel- Beschriftung, teilweise Rückenbeschriftung, sowie thematische Zeichnungen, als Umschlags- Illustrationen, Ausnahme Band 18, Ganzleinen- Einband mit Schutzumschlag. Inhalt: 22 von 23 Nummern vorhanden. Nr.1: Bär, Flossenbürger Chronik; Nr.2: Schuster, Gerichtsbarkeit im Landgerichtsbezirk Weiden seit 1800; Nr.3: Hoffmann, Weidens Schulgeschichte; Nr.4: Krauß, Hammer- Harlesberg; Nr.5: Hoffmann, Die Michaelskirche; Nr.6: Motyka, Das Kloster Speinshart; Nr.7: Lorenz Neunkrichen bei Weiden; Nr. 8: Kuhnle, Weiden und seine Eisenbahn; Nr.10: Weiß, Die Flurnamen des Kreises Weiden. Nr.11: Otto, Max Reger als Mensch (mit handschriftlicher Widmung des Verfassers und zeitgenössischen Presseartikel.) Nr.12: Schwarzfischer, Zur Frage der Schrazellöcher oder Erdställe; Nr.13: Schuster, Rechtsbeziehungen zwischen Weiden und Nürnberg; Nr.14: Kunz, 100 Jahre Landwirtschafts- Schule Weiden 1869 bis 1969; Nr. 15: Brand, Freiherr von, Burg und Schloß Neidstein. Nr. 16: Stark, Verkehrskreuz Oberpfalz; Nr.17: Sturm, das wittelsbachische Herzogtum Sulzbach; Nr.18: Zückert, >WeidenWeidner Heimatkundliche ArbeitenOberpfälzer HeimatWeidnerWeidener< verwendet. Alle Bände (Nummern) sind informative Monographien über ein besonders interessantes Thema der Oberpfälzer Orts- und Landeskunde, verfasst von versierten Heimatforschern mit Fleiß und großer Fachkenntnis.Zustand: Einbände minimal berieben. Innen: Sauber, wohl gepflegt und tadellos erhalten, teilweise neuwertig! Versand D: 6,50 EUR Heimatkunde; Oberpfalz; Kulturgeschichte; Periodica.

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        Sämtliche Werke. Historisch-kritische Ausgabe. Besorgt von Hans Zeller und Alfred Zäch.

      Benteli, Bern, 1958 - Bände 8 und 14 in zweiter Auflage. 15 Bände in 16 Bänden. Bern, Benteli 1958-1998. 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. Sprache: Deutsch Rücken teils ein wenig verblasst bzw. gebräunt. Kleine private Bibliotheksnummer und Besitzeintrag auf Vorsätzen. Original-Leinen mit goldenen Rückentiteln auf rotem Hintergrund.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Gögler]
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        La Porte Etroite. Lavis originaux de Jean-Pierre Rémon.

      André et Pierre Gonin, Lausanne 1958 - Lausanne, André et Pierre Gonin, 1958. Folio. 166 S., 2 Bl. Mit 24 (10 ganzseitigen) handkolorierten Zeichnungen von Jean-Pierre Rémon. Hellgrüner 3/4 Maroquinband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel, marmoriertem Deckelbezug, in O.-Halbpegamentdecke in O.-Schuber. Nr. XXVIII der 35 römisch numerierten Exemplare hors commerce auf Japan, Rives et Arches. Im Impressum vom Künstler und Verleger signiert. - "La présente édition de 'La Porte Etroite' a été établie avec la collaboration amicale de Jean Graven. Le texte, composé à la main en Garamond corps 24 sur le presse du maître imprimeur André Kundig, à Genève, sous la direction d'Auguste Griess. Les différents papiers ont été fournis par MM. Blum et Rochat. L'emboîtage est de Roger Veihl, à Genève." - Sehr schönes Exemplar. Sprache: Französisch Hellgrüner 3/4 Maroquinband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel, marmoriertem Deckelbezug, in O.-Halbpegamentdecke in O.-Schuber. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Schriftstellerin (1926 - 1973): Masch. Brief mit eigenh. Gruß u. U. (\"Deine Inge\")

      München, 22. X. 1958. Quer-8°. ¾ S., Früher Brief unter ihrer damaligen Münchner Adresse u. mit Telefonnummer (Franz Joseph Strasse 9 a / Tel.: 33 75 19) über ihr unstetes Leben an eine befreundete Kollegin (\"Liebste beste Lilly\") in Innsbruck: \"… nur ein Lebenszeichen: ich bin wieder in München, noch in München, aber nicht mehr lange, nur bis zum 15.November. Der nächste Wohnort ist Zürich. // Es wäre schön, wenn Du, ehe mich die Schweiz verschluckt, hier einmal vorbeischautest in der Franz Joseph Strasse! // Ein kleines neues Buch von mir ist fertig, das lasse ich Dir schicken von unserem gemeinsamen Verlag [Piper]. Noch lieber würde ich mich selbst für einen Tag nach Innsbruck schicken …\" - // - 1957 wurde Ingeborg Bachmann Dramaturgin beim Bayerischen Fernsehen, weshalb sie von Rom nach München zog. 1958 begegnete sie Max Frisch und deshalb ging sie nach Zürich. - Das \"neue kleine Buch\" ist ihr in der Piper-Bücherei erschienenes Hörspiel \"Der gute Gott von Manhattan\" (München 1959), das mit dem bedeutenden Preis der Kriegsblinden ausgezeichnet wurde. Ihre am 17. März 1959 gehaltene Dankesrede dafür hatte den sprichwörtlich gewordenen Titel \"Die Wahrheit ist dem Menschen zumutbar\". Versand D: 4,00 EUR

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        Die grossen Interpreten: Maria Callas. Aufnahmen von Roger Hauert. Text von Eugenio Gara. Deutsch von A.H. Eichmann.

      Frankfurt: Wilhelm Limpert-Verlag 1958.. 30, (3) Seiten. Mit zahlreichen, teils ganzseitigen fotografischen Abbildungen. Ill. Originalbroschur. (Einband etwas randfleckig). 27x18 cmWidmungsexemplar! Handschriftlich auf dem Vorsatzblatt: \"a Karin Schwertner Maria Meneghini Callas 1959\". Versand D: 3,00 EUR Musik, Musikerin, Autograph, Musikerautograph, Musikerautographen, Griechenland, Frankreich, Oper, Opernsängerin, Biographie, Biography, autographes, Widmung

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        JAPANESE HAND-MADE PAPER: JAPANESE PAPER AND PAPERMAKING: NIHON NO KAMI: Complet

      [Tokyo 1958,1960, Bijutsu]. Stencilled folio, 2 vol. set,. stitched stiff wrappers,unpaginated,175 color stencil prints. 58 Washi samples, 80 b.w. text drawings, folio 26 x 42 cm.,. Chitsu.* SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR FIRST & ONLY EDITION OF 200 *. GOTO'S MAGNUM OPUS-A GREAT PAPERMAKING SET WITH SAMPLES FIRST & ONLY LIMITATION NUMBERED EDITION OF 200 HAND NUMBERED COPIES ONLY: . The complete 2 volume work was in issued in two separate volumes with titles: Volume I: NORTHEASTERN JAPAN, 1958 . Volume II: WESTERN JAPAN, 1960 * Each volume issued in a FIRST & ONLY LIMITED EDITION OF 200 HAND NUMBERED AND AUTHOR SIGNED COPIES. * FIRST & ONLY LIMITATION NUMBERED EDITION OF 200 ONLY COPIES: Volume 1 clearly states in the colophon in Japanese, the LIMITATION OF THE EDITION TO BE 200 ONLY COPIES. . Volume 2 does not have a colophon, but states on the title page: Volume 2, translated into English by Iwao Matsubara. . Both copies are signed by the author on the last page in black Sumi ink brushed-in by Goto with his full name. *** This was Goto's most ambitious set of books on handmade Washi paper making. A great work taking some four years to complete. Since each volume was published at a different time, these are rarely found together. *** Volume I covers hand-made papers from Nagano, Yamagata, Fukushima, Shizuoka, Iwate, Yamanashi, Ibaragi and Miyagi prefectures of Northern Japan. The covers are stenciled in red, showing paper-making villages, paper presses and other traditional designs. *** Volume 2 Gifu, Nagano, Toyama, Fukui, Tottori, Shimane, Miyazaki, Oita, Fukuoka, Kumamoto, Kagoshinma, Ehime, Kochi, Nara, Wakayama & Shiga prefectures. The covers are the same as volume 1 but in blue stencil. *** The work also outlines the materials and tools associated with Washi paper making. The bilingual Japanese & English texts provides a detailed and meticulous account of Japanese papermaking techniques and processes as found in each prefecture. **** The work is lavishly illustrated with a large number of hand-made stencil plates, showing the actual step-by-step process and ancient technique of making hand-made Washi papers. The text sketches show additional paper-making examples as well as some unique paper-making plants, folk tools used in the paper process. *** GOTO'S MAGNUM OPUS: A most stunning and impressively beautiful copious work, *** *** ELEPHANT FOLIO SIZE: The two volumes are printed in a large folio size, each with Chitsu folding cases. *** RARE ! : Truly one of the greatest set of Washi paper sample books illustrating a large number of examples from throughout Japan. Also a pictorial history of the hand-made paper making methods employed by rural farmers of Japan. The stencil prints show the tools, and technique of hand-made Japanese paper-making. *** ALWAYS RARE ! *** With a page color illustrated essay on Goto in Japanese, showing a good number of examples of his colored & decorated hand-made Washi papers. *** Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        Doctor Zhivago

      London: Collins and Harvill Press,, 1958. Translated from the Russian by Max Hayward and Manya Harari. Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket. Spotting to endpapers, in the lightly toned dust jacket. A very good copy. First edition in English, first impression of the book that earned Pasternak the Nobel Prize for literature. The award was offered in mid October 1958, but before the end of the month, under intense pressure from the Soviet authorities, Pasternak was forced to reject the award.

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        Les Philippe

      Les Francs-Bibliophiles, Paris 1958 - In-4, en feuilles, couverture rempliée illustrée, chemise et étui de l'éditeur. 27 lithographies originales d'André Minaux, dont une sur la couverture. Tirage unique limité à 160 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin à la cuve de Rives. Cet exemplaire est enrichi du menu illustré par l'artiste pour la Société des Francs-Bibliophiles et d'une des 40 suites complètes, celle-ci sur Malacca. Très bon exemplaire. Monod, Manuel de l?amateur de livres illustrés modernes 1875-1975, II, n°9626. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Don Juan

      First edition, review copy sevcide.Precious autograph signed by Henri de Montherlant "At Albert Camus This Don Juan is not without resemblance to his.."Tiny bites minor on the back. Gallimard Paris 1958 12x19cm broché

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        OBRAS COMPLETAS de Wenceslao Fernández Florez. 5ª edición y otras. Con un prólogo del autor. IX volúmenes

      1958 - Madrid. Bolaños y otras. Aguilar S.A. de Ediciones. 1958-1964. Nueve volúmenes. O.C. In 8º menor, 1017pp, 987pp, 1034pp, 1114pp, 1019pp, 972pp, 1139pp, 1119pp, 1186. Todos los volúmenes con una lámina aparte fotograbada en negro a modo de frontis. Encuadernación homogénea plena piel editorial, hierros fríos y dorados, todos con los cortes bellamente decorados, exceptuando VIII (tintado) y IX, simil papel de arroz, cinta punto de lectura. Joya. Prácticamente impecable ejemplar, sin uso. Wenceslao Fernández Flórez, La Coruña, 1885-1964. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Poorhouse Fair.

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1958 - First edition of the author's first novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by the author on the title page with a transcription from Luke 23:31, which reads, "If they do this when the wood is green, what will happen when the wood is dry?" -Luke 23:31 John Updike." The verse appears on the next page of this novel. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light wear to the spine extremities. "Brilliant . . . Here is the conflict of real ideas; of real personalities; here is a work of intellectual imagination and great charity. The Poorhouse Fair is a work of art" (The New York Times Book Review). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Lovers (Collection of 12 photographs from the1958 film)

      Paris: Nouvelles Editions de Films (NEF), 1958. Collection of twelve vintage black-and-white single weight still photographs from the US release of the 1958 French film. The great French director's second film, about a wealthy woman who has become bored with both her emotionally distant husband and her lover, and abruptly leaves them both to take up with a younger man she just met. After it was released in the US, the film became the subject of a landmark First Amendment case before the Supreme Court, where Justice Potter Stewart, in declaring the film not obscene, issued the immortal phrase "I know it when I see it" in regards to what constitutes pornographic material. A story set and shot on location in France, including Paris, Dijon, Burgundy, and the Côte-d'Or. 8 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Near Fine or better, with light toning to a few of the photographs. Criterion Collection 58. Complete collation details available on request.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Subterraneans

      Grove Press. Hardcover. B00IC5NA4I A Very Good Hardcover with a Good+ dustjacket. Clean and solid copy, with a dustjacket that just has a few light fades and wrinkles on it. Also has an owner name and name stamp on the front blank endpage. All dustjackets are wrapped in archival protection! Has the original $3.50 price on the inner flap. Stated 2nd printing from 1958 on the copyright page. Hard to find in this condition! 111 pages. . Very Good. 1958-01-01. Second Edition.

      [Bookseller: Blue Nile Books]
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        Fluid Fuel Reactors (Atoms for Peace, Geneva 1958)

      Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc.. Hardcover. B0000CKD3V Addison-Wesley, 1958. Hard cover, first edition. Has a bit of minor rubbing to the edges of the boards, otherwise VG condition with no dust jacket. . Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Turgid Tomes]
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        The Poorhouse Fair.

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958. First edition of the author's first novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To R.F. Garnett Best wishes John Updike 2/12/68." Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a tiny bit of wear to the spine crown. Published just four years after John Updike graduated from Harvard, The Poorhouse Fair is an allegory about charity. The New York Times Book Review wrote, "Brilliant . . . Here is the conflict of real ideas; of real personalities; here is a work of intellectual imagination and great charity. The Poorhouse Fair is a work of art."

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        PLAYBACK.

      London: Hamish Hamilton, [1958]., 1958. First edition. Fine in a bright dust jacket lightly rubbed at spine ends, but with none of the usual spine fading. The final installment of the Philip Marlowe canon. Marlowe is hired to tail a redhead arriving on a train. Without really knowing why or who he is working for, Marlow follows the woman to San Diego. Suddenly he is faced with mysterious murders, disappearing bodies, and a sinister fellow private eye who is also tailing the same woman. An exceptional copy.

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS]
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        Rapporto sulla costruzione delle situazioni. Préface de G. Pinot-Gallizio.

      Sans lieu, ni date. [1958]. - Plaquette in-12, 20 pages, agrafées, couverture grise avec titre imprimé en noir. Edition originale italienne. Traduction par Sergio Corino et Augusta Rivabella de ce texte fondateur de l&#146;Internationale Situationniste publié en France en 1957. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Lecointre-Drouet ]
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        The Naked Sun (AN UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY)

      Michael Joseph, London, England 1958 - Published by Michael Joseph of London in 1958. Soft cover, so no Dust Jacket. This is an UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY. Book condition: Good This a well read book with a few marks on the cover and inside pages. There are also a few spots of foxing on the edges of the pages. See photograph. Dims: 180mm x 120mm x 20mm. 238 pages. The second novel featuring detective Elijah Bailey and his robot partner R. Daneel Olivaw by "the writer who virtually invented the science fiction mystery." [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Terry Blowfield Books]
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        [Moxon & Co., Edward- Autograph Letter Signed] To Bernard Bolingbroke Woodward

      3 pages. A fascinating and informative letter in the backdrop of the historical dispute between many key players (Moxon & Co; its acting manager and later partner, J. Bertrand Payne; the poet Alfred Tennyson; and the illustrator Gustave Dore). A complicated and intertwined series of events (beginning with Edward Moxon's death in 1958) had transpired, culminating in Payne's rise to power in the company and the resultant estrangement of Tennyson (as well as Browning and Swinburne), all factors leading to the decline and ultimate closure of the famed publisher. Signed Moxon & Co., and probably written by one of the principal partners (other than Payne, who is mentioned in the letter), to Bernard Bolingbroke Woodward, influential nonconformist, antiquarian collector, and librarian to the Queen at Windsor Castle. A letter written seemingly in response to queries concerning Gustave Dore as well as the availability and prices of some original illustrations and proofs. On Moxon's 'Dover Street Stationary,' March 6, 1867. "Dear Sir, We will send for a copy of Dore's 'Elaine' for notice in the next No. of the 'Fine Arts Quarterly Review.' Dore was quite mistaken as to the motives which led to his having a commission for the "Idylls of the King..." He adds, "Our literary partner, J. Bertrand Payne, who has studied art as applied to book illustration rather deeply, was long of opinion that the Frenchman's talents would be profitably employed in the depiction of those grandly chivalrie scenes...he discussed the subject with the Laureate & Mr. Palgrave very fully..." He goes on to explain in detail the nature and quality of Dore's illustration, adding, "These drawings are for sale & are thrice the size of the Engravings." He discusses an edition published in Paris, by Hachette et Cie and adds, "so much approved by the Emperor, that through the intervention of Lord Cowley he accepted its dedication for the editor and is about to confer upon him the baron of the region." etc., much more. Glue and mounting marks along outside edges, else very good.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books]
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        LUCKY STARR AND THE RINGS OF SATURN [by] Paul French [pseudonym].

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc.,. 1958. boards.. A fine copy in a just about fine dust jacket, mild rubbing to front. corners and spines ends, tiny rub spot on spine panel. A bright nice. copy of a book difficult to find in this condition. (#136731). First edition. Sixth and last of the David Starr novels. Lucky Starr and Bigman Jones face Earth's most dangerous enemy, the Sirians and their huge army of robots. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 5-55.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Hommage à Werkman. With numerous facs. in colour of Werkman-prints and originals by h.a.p. grieshaber, r. gregor, h. schwÖbel, e. kiess, r. ubac, w. renz, h.m. erhardt a.o.

      Stuttgart, Eggert, 1958. Orig. half cloth. 264 p.*Good copy. - With the prospectus.

      [Bookseller: André SWERTZ B.V.]
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        50 Years of Westvaco Christmas Classics Archive

      West Virginia: MeadWestvaco, West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company. 1958-2007. A collection of 50 books in the Mead-Westvaco American Classics Series also known as The Westvaco Christmas Classics published consecutively between 1958 and 2007. The titles are all octavos in decorated slipcases, near fine with some toning and tiny tears. The volumes were sent out as a limited edition at Christmas by the West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company, later MeadWestvaco. Each title is an American Literary Classic that include notable authors such as Benjamin Franklin, Edgar Allan Poe, Herman Melville, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Langston Hughes. Each book features an artfully produced binding and custom illustrated slipcase; later volumes in the series also include interactive extras such as DVDs and music CDs. A handsome collection of 50 years of limited editions. The complete list is available upon request. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Theory and History

      Jonathan Cape 1958 - First British edition. 384 p. Gray cloth with gilt lettering and black stamping on spine. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Light foxing to fore edge and endpapers. Jacket lightly foxed, a few small nicks to edges and front gutter, toned a bit along edges, chipped at head and tail. price intact. A key work from the conservative Austrian philosopher and economist. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Forms of Exile.

      Dublin: The Doleman Press, 1958 - Octavo. Original red cloth boards, blue cloth spine, titles to spine gilt. In the glassine dust jacket. Pages mildly toned in the original glassine dust jacket with chip top edge of rear panel. An excellent copy. First edition, first printing. One of a limited edition of 50 signed and numbered copies. Author's first book. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Champagne For One

      New York: Viking Press, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good. Inscribed (1973) on the half-title by author. Pink top edge. Text block tight and unmarked. Unclipped DJ in Mylar. 1/4" & 3/8" splits between head of spine & upper panels, 11/2' split between tail of spine and upper panel, 1" split between tail of upper panel and flap. Corners worn.

      [Bookseller: Liberty Book Store IOBA FABA]
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        Screaming Mimi (Original Film Pressbook)

      Culver City, CA: Sage Productions / Columbia Pictures, 1958. Original pressbook for the 1958 film noir. Based on the 1949 Frederic Brown novel. One of the weirdest and most wonderful of the Columbia B-noirs, a very faithful adaptation of Fredric Brown's byzantine mystery novel, with Anita Ekberg (pre-"La Dolce Vita") put to good use as a dancing siren, and the Red Norvo Trio performing icy strains of modern jazz both live and in the soundtrack. One sheet folded once as issued, with one insert, 14 x 15 1/2 inches. Very Good or better, with a faint horizontal fold crease at the center of the insert, wrapper and pages, several tiny closed tears at the edges, and minor toning. Lyons, pp. 179, 182. Selby (1984) 344. Silver, p. 257. Spicer, p. 418.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Broken Frieze.

      Mount Vernon, Iowa: The Hillside Press, Cornell College, 1958., 1958. 1-250 copies printed from handset Goudy Oldstyle type on Buckeye Text at the Hillside Press. 8vo. 22 pp. + [1] page colophon and Erratum. Original unprinted white sewn wrappers in printed black wrappers. This is the author's exceedingly rare first book, a chapbook of poetry, which precedes by 14 years what is normally called his first book of poetry (Collecting the Animals, 1972, winner of the Lamont Prize) by knowledgeable dealers and sources (Wikipedia does not even list this book in the author's publications). Although there are a handful of copies listed by World Cat in institutional collections, we can find no auction records of this book being sold. From the library of noted Georgia poet, novelist, and critic Marion Montgomery whose signature and date (May 14, 1958) are on the unprinted cover verso. Some old discoloration on inside cover edges from where the book had originally been glued into the black wrappers else near fine in the wrappers with some fading near the spine and top edges front and rear.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: Thomas Dorn ABAA]
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        Someday. Somewhere.

      Tokyo. Geibi Shuppan. 1958. - Leineneinband mit gelbem Leinenrücken. Illustrierter OSchutzumschlag. 168 nn Seiten mit zahlreichen S/W- und einigen Farbfotoabbildungen. Format/size 23 x 28,5 cm. OSchutzumschlag mit Gebrauchs-, Knickspuren und Fehlstellen, wurden jedoch überwiegend fachgerecht restauriert. Insgesamt noch gut erhalten. Cloth with illustrated dust jacket. 168 pp. with numerous b/w and colour illustrations. Dust jacket with traces of use and age with somes creases and tears. Professionelly repaired. Otherwise well preserved. Yasuhiro Ishimoto ist mit der amerikanischen und japanischen Kultur vertraut. Die Fotos wurden in Chicago und Tokyo aufgenommen. Ishimotos Stil zeigt eine Vermischung beider Kulturen. Dadurch ist dem Künstler etwas bemerkenswert Neues gelungen. Siehe auch Parr/The Photobook/Volume I/Seite 272/273. Sprache: japanisch, englisch.

      [Bookseller: Buch + Foto Marie-Luise Platow]
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        Aru Hi Aru Tokoro Someday Somewhere

      Geibi Shuppan 1958 - Quarto hardcover, tight binding, cleand and bright pages, none marked, the covers have no discernable wear, one miniscule bump, else VG+++ to NFINE in dustjacket, which has large chips at edges, now in clear mylar wrap. This book is considered the first major postwar Japanese photo book, with photographs of both Tokyo and Chicago. The photos can be divided into two groups, being representational--children in Chicago, and abstract, focusing around forms and textures seen in Japan. A book of international reputation. ; ; 4to 11" - 13" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mossback Books]
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        The Bodley Head Scott Fitzgerald.

      

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Flash and Filigree (First Edition, review copy)

      New York: Coward-McCann, 1958. First American Edition. First issue, tan boards and price of "$3.50" on the front jacket flap. REVIEW COPY, with slip and author photograph laid in. Photograph by Avakian. Southern's first novel. Light foxing to the top edges and jacket verso, and a hint of toning to the jacket, else Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. A few faint stains to the photograph at the verso.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        La Bête du Vaccarès.

      - Marseille, Les bibliophiles de Provence 1958. In-4° en ff sous couverture illustrée, chemise et étui illustrés. 27 lithographies originales en couleurs de Raymond GUERRIER. Tirage limité à 200 exemplaires numérotés, tous sur grand vélin de Rives. Celui-ci porte le numéro I et est enrichi de l'une des 40 double suites a part au format in-folio, en noir et en couleurs, avec la décomposition des couleurs de 2 des planches de l'ouvrage.

      [Bookseller: Librairie In-Quarto]
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