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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.

      [Bookseller: Brought to Book Ltd]
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        Dr. No [three copies in varying bindings]

      London: Jonathan Cape 1958, 1958. FIRST EDITION, First Impressions. An example of each of the commercially available bindings used for the first impression, comprising FIRST STATE BINDING A, being plain black Linson material; FIRST STATE BINDING B, being plain black Fabroleen material; and the SECOND STATE BINDING, being black Fabroleen material blocked with 'Dancing Lady' design in brown. All three bindings have silver stamping to spine and plain white endpapers. Used copies with some light wear to covers, some edge-spotting, no inscriptions, all lacking jackets. First mentioned binding has a small pen mark to lower edge and endpapers neatly replaced. Each book contains a bibliographical note in pencil. Binding A in particular is most elusive in commerce and to my knowledge no such set has previously been offered for sale. Gilbert A6a (1.1)-(1.3)

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Through The Years With Hef and Bunny (Small Archive of TLS From Hugh Hefner to Bunny Yeager)

      Chicago, 1958. First edition. A small (3 item) archive of correspondence between Hugh Hefner and Bunny Yeager. (1.) Two page Typed Letter Signed, dated April 18, 1958, from Hugh Hefner to Bunny Yeager, on the old Playboy letterhead. Very good; some slight soiling, foxing. An interesting, behind the scenes glimpse at Hef as editor, planning photo shoots with his "favorite Playmate photographer" and giving some particularly detailed instructions for one photograph, from which it can be deduced Hefner knew what he wanted in Playmate photographs because of some previous consideration, to put it politely. Signed as "Hef" at the close. (2.) One page TLS, dated August 21 1958 on the updated Playboy letterhead. Hefner dispatches in brisk fashion several of Bunny?'s suggested contributions. Very good; light, scattered foxing, folded for mailing, else fine. Signed as ?"Hef?" at the close. (3.) One page TLS, dated August 30, 1994, on Hefner?'s personal letterhead, politely declining a submission from Bunny, but mentioning again one of Bunny?'s models, whom he mentions in the letter dated April 18, 1958. Very good or better; folded for mailing, else fine. Signed "Love, Hef" at the close. It seems that contributions from, and the importance of the great Bunny Yeager in the early days of Playboy magazine is overlooked and/or forgotten. A review of the early issues, however, shows she made a substantial impact as far as establishing the look and the brand of the Playmate. Then too, correspondence from Hefner does not seem to be particularly common in the marketplace, even as there must be a considerable amount of it somewhere; and correspondence in which Hefner reveals his thoughts on how to pose a particular Playmate is even less common.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Typed Contract Signed between Yul Brynner and Twentieth-Century Fox, assignment Brynner the role of "Jason" in the movie version of William Faulkner's THE SOUND AND THE FURY

      Beverly Hills, Calif, 1958. 6 pages. 8-1/2 x 11 inches. Staple holes in the top margin, minor creases. Final page (with signatures) matted with a larger still from the movie, showing Brynner with Joanne Woodward. 6 pages. 8-1/2 x 11 inches. Yul Brynner as Jason Compson: the Movie Contract.

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        Ancient Chinese Cave Art - Portfolio of Prints

      New York: Triton Press, 1958 New York: Triton Press, 1958. Distributed by Penn Prints. Probable first and only edition. Six prints, 15" x 12" including margins, reproduced from Chinese cave art of various historic eras. Near Fine illustrated-wraps portfolio [with one curving corner] holding six Fine prints. From the hard-to-find TritonPress/Penn Prints series of print portfolios. Extraordinarily scarce. LBBD

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        A Glass of Blessings

      London: Jonathan Cape. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1958. First. Hardback. Illustrated pale red d/jkt (by Robin Jacques), unclipped, in clear film; intact, but rather frail; vertical split in spine; minuscule losses at edges. Illustrated boards, generally clean; lightly marked on rear; very light shelf wear. Owner's name on front endpaper. ; 8vo (5 1/4" x 8"); 255 pages .

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        La geste d'Asdiwal

      Imprimerie nationale 1958 - - Imprimerie nationale, Paris 1958, 13x21cm, agrafé. - Edition originale imprimée à petit nombre de ce tiré à part pour lequel il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de Claude Levi-Strauss en anglais en tête du premier plat de couverture. Plats marginalement et légèrement décolorés sans gravité. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition printed small number of the reprint of wich no leading copies exists. autograph dedication of the author autograph signed by Claude Levi-Strauss in English won the first cover plate. boards marginally slightly discolored and not serious. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Brasilien I. Aquarell über Bleistift.

      0, 1958. - 1958. Bildgrösse: 33x44 cm. Unten rechts signiert und datiert. In Ralux Glasrahmen 48x60 cm. Hinten mit Ausstellungsetikett "Galerie Walter Läubli, Zürich" und Titelei. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        Cecil Beaton's New York

      Philadelphia: J.P. Lippincott Company 1958 - Illustrated with black and white photographs by Beaton. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Beaton on the front free endpaper: "Best wishes / Cecil Beaton [scroll] / ". Publisher's yellow cloth, lettered in black; in the original pictorial dust jacket, lettered in black. Book very good or better, with some toning to the spine and board edges, bright and clean interior; unclipped dust jacket, with some wear and chipping to the extremities, toning to the spine, loss to the spine tail and bottom edge of the front panel, otherwise bright panels. Overall, a presentable copy, inscribed by Beaton. Cecil Beaton's New York is a collection of British photographer and designer Cecil Beaton's impressions of New York City. In his preface, Beaton cautions that this text is "more incomplete than any other book on New York" and contains "nothing of history, economics, politics or religion." Rather, Cecil Beaton's New York presents Beaton's visual interpretations of the city by interweaving his striking photographs with a narrative description of the artist's inspirations. Overall, Cecil Beaton's New York provides a unique look at both New York City's urban landscape and Beaton's creative process. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        75 Aromatic Years of Leavitt & Peirce in the Recollection of 31 Harvard Men

      Cambridge, Massachusetts: Leavitt & Peirce. 1958. First. First edition. 52pp. Variant binding in gilt-stamped brown cloth spine, tan papercovered boards with title penned on front. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Edges worn and tanned, else very good. Inscribed by Richard A. Ehrlich on the front fly along with a tipped in typed letter on publisher's stationery addressed to Yale Club of New York and Yale Club Library stamps. Contributions by 31 Harvard men who honor Leavitt & Peirce by sharing their memories of seventy-five years of the oldest store in its original location in Harvard Square. With an early appearance of "The Old Tobacconist" by John Updike. Contributors include Samuel Eliot Morison, Brooks Atkinson, Lucius Beebe, John Updike, others. Scarce hardcover. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Dr. No.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1958., 1958. FIRST EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION, FIRST STATE. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards, silver titles to spine, in pictorial dust wrapper designed by Pat Marriott. This binding without the 'Dancing Lady' design to the upper, being the earlier of the two styles. Copy shows light use only; no inscriptions or price-clipping, page edges a little dusty/toned othwerwise a crisp, clean copy. Gilbert A6a (1.1)

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Les américains.

      Paris, Delpire, 1958 Quer-8°, 172 S., 83 ganzseitigen s/w. Photographien., Kart., Rückenteil abgelöst (aber fachfrauisch angesetzt.) Etwas berieben, sonst schönes Exemplar (= Encyclopédie essentielle 5. Serie histoire N° 3) Deckelillustr. v. Saul Steinberg. Eines der wichtigsten Bücher zur Nachkriegsphotographie. Der Schweizer Photograph Robert Frank (geb. 1924) reiste für die Bilder zu dem vorlieg. Werk quer durch die USA. Ein Sittengemälde aus der Zeit der Beat-Generation. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Photographie

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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        Enciclopedia dell\' Arte Antica. Classica e Orientale. Vol. 1: A-Bar. 2. Bas-Dam. 3. Dan-Herc. 4. Herm-Mik. 5. Mil-Paz. 6. Pec-Saq. 7. Sar-Zurv.

      Enciclopedia Italiana Treccani Roma, 1958-1966. gebundene Ausgabe Ausgetragenes Bibliotheksexemplar, stellenweise mit Gebrauchsspuren, Seiten altersgemäß angedunkelt, Band I von 1958, Band II von 1959, Band III von 1960, Band IV von 1961, Band V von 1963, Band VI von 1965, Band VII von 1966 Versand D: 2,90 EUR

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        Whales and Whaling in Japan, volume I, part 1 (all published), limited edition of 125 numbered copies.

      Kyoto: printed for the author by Kawakita Printing Company, 1958-1960. First edition.. A bright and clean copy in fine condition.. Pp. (7), 354, x, title-page printed in red and black, large color woodcut folding frontispiece (from chromoxylography and was three solid blocks of sakura, or cherry and twelve solid blocks of Magnolia obovata; there were thirty printing stages), 18 collotype plates (printed on a handmade kyokushi fabricated of mitsumata, Edgeworthia papyrifera), all pages with deckle edges. One-quarter undyed Indian goat skin with 5 raised bands, lettered in gilt on two panels, over gray boards, with handmade decorated endpapers, in original handmade paper-covered slipcase, 4to (24 x 31.5 cm; 12.25 x 9.5 inches). This is no 91 of a limited edition of 125 copies. The volume is printed on Japanese hand-made paper (Kozo). The volume is in the series: Miscellanea Japonica no. II. This volume presents a detailed history and analysis of whaling in Japan from the earliest times to the modern era; the coverage extends to other marine mammals as well. There is much detail on the early harvesting techniques used by the Japanese as well as the capturing and butchering methods used by these earliest whalers. A treasure-trove of information on the earliest recorded instances of whale harvesting.

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        Breakfast at Tiffany's.

      New York: Random House,, 1958. Octavo (205 x 137 mm). Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in pink morocco, black morocco title label, title to spine silver, black leather onlay silhouette of Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly with real diamond jewellery, black plain endpapers, twin rule to turn-ins silver, all edges silver. Housed in a custom black velvet drawstring bag. A fine copy. First edition, first printing of Capote's classic novella, the basis for the much-loved film. Gorgeously hand-bound by the Chelsea Bindery in deep rose-pink and black morocco leather, the front cover features a silhouetted Audrey Hepburn in that iconic Givenchy little black dress and foot long cigarette holder. Diamond embellishments on the jewellery make this luxurious and unusual binding sparkle.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Eloise in Paris.

      London: Max Reinhardt, 1958. First British edition. Quarto, original cloth. Lengthily inscribed by Kay Thompson, "A John and Shirley avec plusiers des choses absolutely darling- merci merci merci merci beaucoup de moi Eloise et Kay Thompson (signed opposite). Additionally signed by the illustrator Hilary Knight. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Eloise in Paris was first published in 1957, the second of the Eloise quartet, and an immediate bestseller. Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight traveled to Paris to research the book, and the illustrations are dotted with the celebrities they knew there: Richard Avedon takes Eloise's passport photograph; Christian Dior prods her tummy, while his young assistant, Yves Saint Laurent, looks on; Lena Horne sits at an outdoor caf?.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Breakfast At Tiffany?s.

      New York: Random House, 1958. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to Howard Watson, "dear Howard, What can one say: except that its been a wonderful summer, not least the wonder of which has been your unfailing patience, your incomparable kindness. So: with much gratitude from your friend Truman." The recipient was Howard Watson, public relations executive for The Saturday Evening Post and close personal friend of the author. Capote rented his retreat on Clark's Island while he wrote Breakfast At Tiffany's. Howard Watson's signature above the inscription, with the H blotted, near fine in a near fine dust jacket. One of most lengthy and fine association copies known for this book. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. "Truman Capote is the most perfect writer of my generation. He writes the best sentences word for word, rhythm upon rhythm. If you want to capture a period in New York, no other book has done it so well. He could capture period and place like few others" (Norman Mailer). The film adaptation was directed by Blake Edwards, starring Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard.

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        Doomsters

      New York Alfred A. Knopf 1958 - First Edition of Ross Macdonald's "The Doomsters" MACDONALD, Ross. The Doomsters. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958. First edition. Octavo. [iv], 251, [1, note on the type, note on the author] pp. Printed paper over boards, dust jacket. Jacket with some light rubbing to top and bottom of spine and edges. Still, a fine copy of this well-known Lew Archer title. HBS 67410. $1,000 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heritage Book Shop, ABAA]
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        Young Pillars.

      Anderson, IN: The Warner Press, 1958. First edition. Octavo, original wrappers. Signed by Charles Schulz on the title page. In very good condition with some rubbing to the extremities. Uncommon signed. Young Pillars was a single-panel gag strip written and drawn by Charles M. Schulz from 1956 to 1965 for the Youth Magazine published by the Church of God. The comic featured teenagers, most notably "Harold", and most were religiously themed. The strips were frequently rerun, sometimes with edited captions. Charles Schulz has been inducted into the Cartoonists Hall of Fame and won numerous awards. He was given Reuben Awards by the National Cartoonists Society in 1955 and 1964, the Yale Humor Award, the School Bell Award from the National Education Society, and the Ordre des Artes et des Lettres from the French Ministry of Culture.

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        I Wanted To Write A Poem

      Boston: Beacon Press, 1958. Octavo, original tan cloth with white lettering to spine, original unclipped pictorial dust jacket. Light shelfwear to jacket. Neat pencil checks in margins. First edition of this "autobiography of the works of a poet," signed by William Carlos Williams in his erratic post-stroke hand, additionally inscribed by editor Edith Heal to critic and scholar William York Tindall at Columbia University: "For W.Y. Tindall, from a student who appreciated and has used what he taught for other students." In this collection of interviews, Williams recounts the stories behind the writing and publication of his major works, with occasional wry interjections from his wife Florence, better known as "Floss": "We used to laugh . . . at how often Bill appeared in the last issue of a magazine. As soon as they published him, the magazine would blow up." A near-fine copy of a surprising and interesting book, with excellent literary provenance.

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        Signed Souvenir Programme for the Centenary of the Royal Opera House.

      London: Royal Opera House,, 1958. Original souvenir programme (560 x 285 mm, framed 640 x 345 mm) printed by William Clowes & Sons Limited on nylon satin (the programme produced by British Nylon Spinners Limited). Framed and glazed. In excellent condition. Souvenir programme of the gala evening on 10 June 1958 to celebrate the centenary of the Royal Opera House; signed by Maria Callas, Joan Sutherland, Jon Vickers, Margot Fonteyn, Amy Shuard, Sylvia Fisher, Michael Somes and the conductor Rafael Kubelik, who opened the evening with the overture from Weber's Oberon; Callas sang a scene and aria ("Qui la voce...") from Bellini's I Puritani, Sutherland an aria and duet from Balfe's The Bohemian Girl, Vickers "On such a night as this..." from Berlioz's The Trojans, Fonteyn perfomed in Glazunov's Birthday Offering, choreographed by Frederick Ashton. A very attractive piece and unusual in combining the signatures of two of the greatest sopranos, Callas and Sutherland.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Les Nouvelles nourritures

      Aux dépens de l'Artiste 1958 - In-4, en feuilles, couverture rempliée imprimée, chemise et étui de l'éditeur. 25 burins originaux par Tavy Notton, dont 6 sur double-page. Tirage à 150 exemplaires, celui-ci un des 25 sur papier vélin d'Arches comprenant un dessin original, une suite avec remarques et 2 planches tirées sur soie. Bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Pierre Adrien Yvinec]
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        La cueca larga. Cubierta e ilustraciones de Nemesio Antúnez

      Universitaria, Santiago de Chile 1958 - 34 p. ; 27x18 cms., ilustraciones b/n. Colección Extremo Sur. Ejemplar N° 507 de 1000. Poesías chilenas (A-218-OF-2-F) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Eigenhändige Brief auf Briefbogen v. 03.12.1958 (21 x 27 cm) mit Wasserzeichen Extra Strong (an Herr Prof. Roger Bauer u. seine Frau).

       78, rue de Lonchamp (16°) - Paris, dem 3. Dezember 1958 Sehr verehrte genädige Frau, sehr verehrter Herr Professor! Erlauben Sie mir, Ihnen noch einmal für Ihre Gastfreundlichkeit zu danken. Es war ein schöner Tag für mich, es waren schöne Stunden. Wie gut, daran denken zu können, daß es für mich in Bonn auch diese Stunden gegeben hat! Lesen Sie, bitte, den Bericht, den ich Ihnen beilege. Es stammt von einem Kölner Studenten, einem Schüler vom Professor S..., der zu meiner Lesung gekommen war. Man ist also schon wieder soweit ... Mit sehr ergebenen grüßen Ihr Paul Celan. Roger Bauer war in den fünziger Jahren Kulturattache des französischen Konsulats in Wien u. macht gort Bekanntschaft mit Celan. Gut erhaltenes, wichtiges Dokument zur Forschung von Paul Celan. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Autograph, Deutsche moderne Literatur

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        Quinti Horatii Flacci Carmina, Odes d Horace. Texte latin et traduction en vers par le Baron Delort. 2 Bände.

      Paris, (Gonin) 1939-[1958]. - 8°. 179 S., 4 Bll.; 1 Bl., 278 S. Mit insgesamt 118 Orig.-Holzschnitten sowie 2 Suiten mit insgesamt 118 Orig.-Holzschnitten von Aristide Maillol. Lose in Orig.-Chemisen, in Orig.-Umschlägen, in Pappschubern. Eines von 350 Ex. (Ges.aufl. 400 Ex.) mit je 1 Extrasuite pro Band in sw., im Impressum vom Verleger monogrammiert, mit dem Vermerk "justifié au tome I". Vorliegendes Exemplar aber ohne Numeration. - Das Projekt war ursprünglich für die Cranach-Presse geplant, wurde dort aber aus wirtschaftlichen Gründen nie realisiert. Es erschien erst 1958, obwohl der Text und die meisten Holzschnitte bereits 1939 gedruckt waren. - Umschlagblätter der Suiten mit eigenhändigem Vermerk Exempl. 91/100 und von Gonin monogr. - Es fehlt 1 Abb. in der Suite: Liebespaar von Bd.2, S. 20. - Druck auf Maillol-Gonin-Bütten. - Guérin 216-226. Monod 6091. Lang fr

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        Goodbye, Columbus

      New York: The Paris Review. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine. FIRST PRINTING of Roth's first great work. This appearance in The Paris Review precedes the first book edition. IN: The Paris Review, No. 20, Autumn-Winter 1958-59, pp. 71-179. Octavo, original wrappers. Other contributors include Marc Chagall (five drawings), Robert Bly (poem), and an interview with James Jones. A little soiling to wrappers, otherwise fine. An extremely well-preserved copy. RARE.

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        Mani. Travels in the Southern Peloponnese; [with] Roumeli, Travels in Northern Greece

      John Murray [through 1966], London 1958 - Two First Impressions of "two of the best travel books of the century." (Financial Times) Octavos in correct pictorial dust jackets by John Craxton. Mani: xiii,[5],320pp, with frontispiece and title-page vignette by Craxton, map of the southern Peloponnese by John Woodcock, and 26 photographs by Joan Eyres Monsell (the author's wife); Mani: Publisher's scarlet cloth, spine and upper cover stamped gilt, price-clipped (rather aggressively, catching just the corner of the final letter of the photographer's name). Near Fine, pages clean and binding secure, neatly erased name from front fly leaf, two corners lightly bumped; Near Fine jacket, spine panel very gently faded and top tip lightly rubbed. Roumeli: viii,248pp, with inserted double-page map of northern Greece on heavy grey stock by Craxton and 20 photographs by Monsell. Publisher's French blue cloth, spine and upper cover stamped gilt, dust jacket priced 30s. Near Fine or better (spine-tip cloth sunned, name neatly inked on front fly leaf ), very lightly read, gilt bright; Near Fine jacket (spine panel modertaly tanned, tips lightly rubbed and nicked), front panel still bright and vibrant. All in all, an attractive set. During the Second World War, Leigh Fermor was stationed in Albania, Greece, and occupied Crete, where, disguised as a shepherd in the mountains, he helped organize the resistance. After the War he traveled in the West Indies and then settled in Greece. Mani, an exploration of that country's southernmost promontory, one of the most isolated regions of the world, is considered by some his finest book. ("Almost every page has its own literary tour de force, often with intimidating displays of learning and research mixed with fantasy, imagination and acute descriptions of the scene itself." Robin Hanbury-Tenison, Geographical: 76; pp. 42-49). It was followed by a sequel, Roumeli (the ancient name for the lands from the Bosphorus to the Adriatic and from Macedonia to the Gulf of Corinth) explores Northern Greece and its minority communities, taking the reader among Sarakatsan shepherds, the monasteries of Meteora and the villages of Krakora, among itinerant peddlers and beggars. Leigh Fermor was widely regarded as Britain's greatest travel writer during his lifetime, and he was once described as "a cross between Indiana Jones, James Bond and Graham Greene." N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Solar Barque

      [N.p.]: Edwards Brothers, 1958. Octavo, original pictorial paper wrappers. Illustrated by Peter Loomer. Light toning and soiling to wrappers, front joint rubbed. Housed in a custom slipcase. First edition of the self-published final novel in Nin?'s experimental Cities of the Interior sequence, later retitled The Seduction of the Minotaur. Set in a ?"drugging?" Mexican town, the novel follows the American heroine's frustrated escape into the tropics: "The farther she traveled into unknown places, unfamiliar places, the more precisely she could find within herself a map showing only the cities of the interior." This copy is inscribed by Anaïs Nin to ?"Norman Mailer and Mrs. Mailer?" on the front free endpaper. Nin and Mailer were united in their strategic linking of sexuality and creativity, although Nin privately decried Mailer?'s glorification of violence, calling it ?"a symptom of impotence?" in her journals. A very good copy, with an excellent literary association.

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        Collection of Letters, Photographs, and Pamphlets

      1958 - A collection of over 100 Typed Letters Signed from the author Eugene L. Cunningham, best known for his Western-theme novels and pulp adventure stories, friend starting in 1917 and ending in 1957, including what is probably the last letter he sent before his sudden death. They are accompanied by Cunningham's personal copy of his rare pamphlet, *Famous in the West*, the precursor to his classic book *Triggernometry* and the copy from which a later facsimile was created; another very rare promotional pamphlet containing one of his uncollected short stories; a printed Christmas Card, and eight black and white photographs of Cunningham as a teenager up through middle-age with two Signed and half annotated on the rear. Overall about near fine with folds to the letters from being mailed, tape repair and toning to one pamphlet, and paper remnants on the rear of a few photos where they were once affixed to an album page.

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        Neue Grafik / New Graphic Design / Graphisme Actuel (alles was erschienen, 18 Hefte in 17, compl.). Internationale Zeitschrift f. Grafik u. verwandte Gebiete. International review of Graphic Design and relatet subjets. Revue international du graphisme et des domains annexes..

      Olten, Walter, 1958-1965 4°, ca. 65 S., zahlr. teilw. farb. Abb.. Die Hefte 2, 3, 4 u. 5 mit der äusserst seltenen Orig.-Bauchbinde., Broschur., Praktisch makellose Exemplare. Vollständige Reihe der von Richard Paul Lohse. Josef Müller-Brockmann. Hans Neuburg und Carlo L. Vivarelli herausgegebenen. massgeblichen Zeitschrift der Schweizer Grafik mit internationaler Ausstrahlung. Zu den AutorInnen gehörten Max Bill. Nelly Rudin. Eugen Gomringer. Emil Ruder. Ernst Scheidegger. Gerrit T. Rietveld. Bruno Kammerer und Magrit Staber. Hauptartikel der Hefte: Nr. 1: Der Einfluss der modernen Kunst auf die zeitgenössische Grafik; 2: Expo 1958; 3: Pioniere der Grafik in Italien 1905-1937; 4: Zur Gestaltung von Ausstellungen u. Plakaten; 5: Man Ray; 6: Kulturwerbung der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika im Ausland; 7: Systematische Grafikerausbildung; 8: Geformte Bewegung (Betrachtungen zum Thema Film); 9: Funktionelle Grafik der zwanziger Jahre in Polen; 10: Piet Zwart; 11: Neue Typografie um 1930; 12: Der Bildraum und seine Gesetze; 13: Alfred Willimann; 14: Konsequente grafische Haltung einer Industriefirma; 15: Einheit von Funktion. Konstruktion. Formgebung und Information; 16: Schweizer Plakate der letzten vier Jahre. 17/18: Landesflaggen. Typografie. Grafik und Werbung am Bauhaus. - «Neue Grafik kann aus historischer Sicht als programmatische Plattform und wirksamstes publizistisches Organ der zu ihrer Zeit international massgeblichen Schweizer Grafik betrachtet werden. In der Zeitschrift wurde von den Protagonisten der Schweizer Schule beziehungsweise ihrer strengen Zürcher Fraktion ein fundamentaler Diskurs über die Grundlagen einer angesagten objektiven Kommunikation und einer konstruktiven Gestaltung geführt. Der Einfluss der Bewegung kann nicht hoch genug eingeschätzt werden. Weltweit wurde die Schweizer Schule. auch «International Style» genannt. zum Vorbild für die aufkommende konzeptionelle Ausrichtung des Corporate Design von zunehmend global operierenden Grossunternehmen. Aber auch auf die Gestaltung solitärer Aufgaben wie Plakaten. Ausstellungen und Publikationen hatte die Bewegung vorbildhaften Einfluss. Die Neue Grafik ist heute ein wichtiger Orientierungspunkt der jüngeren Geschichte grafischer Gestaltung. Nach dem digitalen Höhenflug lässt sich eine neue Nachfrage nach sachbezogenen Konzeptionen und einer klaren Formensprache feststellen. So ist auch das Interesse an der fast fundamentalistisch zu nennenden Haltung der vier Zürcher Grafiker zu erklären. die als Herausgeber für die Inhalte der Zeitschrift verantwortlich zeichneten.» [Dank an den Lars Müller Verlag] Versand D: 20,00 EUR Buchwesen - Buchdruck, Typo Kunst - Grafikdesign

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        Philosoph (1889 - 1976): Eigenh. Portraitkarte mit U. (voller Namenszug) o. O. u. Dat. Kl.-8° (14 x 9 cm).

      - Dankeskarte für Gratulanten zum Geburtstag: Verso schrieb Heidegger mit blauer Tinte: "Für / die Glückwünsche / herzlich dankend" und fährt unter seinem Portrait (von "Piffel-Moser 1958") mit seinem Namenszug "Martin Heidegger" fort. - // - Erna Piffel-Moser, österr. Trachtenmalerin u. Graphikerin (1904-1987) hat den damals fast 70-jährigen Heidegger sehr treffend erfasst. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        International Sport. Führende Persönlichkeiten des Pferdesports - A Gallery of Notable Sporting Personalities - Une Galerie des Personnages Sportifs. By Alphons Stock. Collaborators: J. Noiroz-Nerin / Dr. Anton Rauch / Wilson Stephens / E.K. Aamot.

      Kunstverlag Houbard; The Astor Publishing Company London, München, New York 1958 ( Vortitel: \" Die europäische Pferdewelt - The European Equestrian World - Le Monde Equestre de Europe - Zwischentitel: \" International Sport \": Limitierte Auflage von nur 250 numerierten Exemplaren, hier die Nr. 106 ) Mit 80 handgedruckten Kupfergravüren nach Photographien mit faksimilierten Unterschriften auf Tafeln sowie jeweils einer Doppelseite begleitendem Text sowie einem Vorwort von H.R.H: Prince Bernhard und H.R.H. Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. + H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. Goldgeprägter Oldr mit umlaufendem Goldschnitt, Folio ( 41, 5 x 27 cm ). Unter den porträtierten Persönlichkeiten des Pferdesports u.a.: Horst-Herbert Alsen - Willy Bächtold - Kurt Bagusat - Gräfin Margit Batthyany - Adrian v. Borcke - Baron Charles Buxhoeveden - Carl Fastenrath - Käthe Franke - Lis Hartel - Graf Rudolf Hoyos-Sprinzenstein - Annelies Küppers - Fritz und Liselott Linsenhoff - Gerhard Mautner Markhof - Maria Mehl-Mülhens - Josef Neckermann - Elisabeth Fürstin zu Oettingen-Spielberg - Eugen Fürst zu Oettingen-Wallerstein - Baronin Gabrielle von Oppenheim - Freiherr Eberhard von Oppenheim - Conte Orsino Orsi-Mangelli - Lars Skari - Rosemarie Springer - Fritz Tiedemann - Baron H.H. Thyssen-Bornemisza - Hans-Günther Winkler // H.H. The Maharanee of Baroda - Pierre Beauduin - Sir Winston Churchill - The Earl of Derby - Mme.Cino del Duca - Max Dugniolle - Francois Dupre - H.H. The late Aga Khan - Ernest Masurel - Baron Guy de Rothschild - Jean Stern - R. B. Strassburger - Comte de Villapadierna - Baron G. de Waldner - Alec Weisweiller - Pierre Wertheimer. Der Einband etwas berieben, gering fleckig. Sonst von guter, dekorativer Erhaltung. - sehr seltener Luxusdruck - ( Gewicht 6000 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Pferd, Pferde, Horse, Pferdesport, Turnier, Reiten, Reitturnier, Galopp, Galopprennen, Pferderennen, Astor,Rothschild, Winkler, Thyssen-Bornemisza - Aga Khan, Queen Elizabeth II., Winston Churchill, Küppers, Neckermann, Mehl-Mülhens

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        Document signed ("Che").

      [Las Villas], 11. XII. 1958. - Oblong small 4to. 1 p. Torn into 5 pieces. A document of the Cuban rebel army concerning the election of Lt. Manuel Hernández Osorio: "Se comunica por este medio que ha sido póstuamente ascendido al grado inmediato superior de Capitan el primer teniente Manuel Hernández Osorioen correspondencia con las disposiciones legales y los preceptos establecidos que rigen respectivamente el codigo de ascenso de La Comandancia Regional de la provincia de Las Villas por el Movimiento 26 de Julio [.]".

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        The Computer and the Brain

      YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS, NEW HAVEN 1958 - pages clean, price unclipped, spine of dj faded, corners bumped, bottom rear corner of dj torn DATE PUBLISHED: 1958 EDITION: 82 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Foujita

      Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers.Rare envoi autographe signé de Léonard Foujita à madame Herr.Iconographie. Presses artistiques Paris 1958 18,5x17,5cm broché

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        [COMPLETE RUN OF QUIVIRA SOCIETY PUBLICATIONS]

      [Various places], 1958. Original half vellum or white cloth backed paper-covered boards, spines gilt. Minor shelf wear. Near fine. Bookplate on front pastedown and front free endpaper of most volumes. A complete run of this essential series of publications on the history and exploration of the southwest United States and northwest Mexico. The publications are: 1) 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. Translated, with introduction and notes by George P. Hammond and Agapito Rey. 1929. 143pp. HOWES P226. 2) THE INDIAN UPRISING IN LOWER CALIFORNIA, 1734 - 1737, AS DESCRIBED BY FATHER SIGISMUNDO TARAVAL. Translated, with introduction and notes by Marguerite E. Wilbur. 1931. 298pp. BARRETT 2371. 3) 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. Translated, with introduction and notes, by Irving A. Leonard. 1932. 136pp. HOWES S455. 4) HISTORY OF NEW MEXICO BY GASPAR PEREZ DE VILLAGRA, ALCALA, 1610. Translated by Gilberto Espinosa; introduction and notes by F.W. Hodge. 1933. 308pp. 5) DIARY OF THE ALARCON EXPEDITION INTO TEXAS, 1718 - 1719, BY FRAY FRANCISCO CELIZ. Translated by Fritz L. Hoffmann. 1935. 124pp. HOWES C254. 6) HISTORY OF TEXAS, 1673 - 1779, BY FRAY JUAN AGUSTIN MORFI. Translated, with biographical introduction and annotations, by Carlos E. Castaneda. 1935. Two volumes. 496; 242pp. "Most complete history of Spanish Texas in its early period" - Howes. HOWES M792. 7) Wagner, Henry R.: THE SPANISH SOUTHWEST, 1542 - 1794, AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY. 1937. Two volumes. 270; [271]- 553 pp. A classic and essential work on the literature of the Spanish Southwest. AXE, THE PUBLISHED WRITINGS OF HENRY R. WAGNER 87. 8) NEW MEXICO IN 1602, JUAN DE MONTOYA'S RELATION OF THE DISCOVERY OF NEW MEXICO. Edited by George P. Hammond and Agapito Rey. 1938. 143pp. 9) SPANISH APPROACH TO PENSACOLA, 1689-1693. Translated, with introduction and notes, by Irving A. Leonard; foreword by James A. Robertson. 1939. 323pp. 10) A SCIENTIST ON THE TRAIL, TRAVEL LETTERS OF A.F. BANDELIER, 1880 - 1881. Edited by George P. Hammond and Edgar F. Goad. 1949. 142pp. 11) THREE NEW MEXICO CHRONICLES. THE EXPOSICION OF DON PEDRO BAUTISITA PINO 1812; THE OJEADA OF LIC. ANTONIO BARREIRO 1832; AND THE ADDITIONS OF DON JOSE AGUSTIN DE ESCUDERO, 1849. Translated, with introduction and notes, by H. Bailey Carroll and J. Villasana Haggard. 1942. 342pp. "Chief source on New Mexico's last years as a Spanish province and of her beginnings as a Mexican state" - Howes. HOWES P383 (ref). 12) INSTRUCTIONS FOR GOVERNING THE INTERIOR PROVINCES OF NEW SPAIN, 1786, BY BERNARDO DE GALVEZ. Translated and edited by Donald E. Worcester. 1951. 150 pp. 13) THE FRONTIERS OF NEW SPAIN, NICOLAS DE LAFLORA'S DESCRIPTION, 1766 - 1768. Edited by Lawrence Kinnaird. 1958. 243pp.

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        Relacion Del Viage Hecho Por Las GoletasSutil Y Mexicana En El Ano De 1792 Para Reconocer El Estrecho De Fuca;Con Una Introduccion En Que Se Da Noticia De Las Expediciones ExecutadasAnteriormente Por Los Espanoles En Busca Del Paso Del Noroeste De LaAmeri

      Madrid. Jose Porrua Turanzas, 1958.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Book tall8vo& 4to, 23 & 27cm, 2 volumes, (text & atlas portfolio), [xviii],clxviii,202,[1]p & atlas, 2nd Spanish edition; edited by Porrua, this Octavo 2ndedition is limited to 225 numbered copies of which 25 are lettered and200 are numbered, this being #192, in the De Luxe Binding, with 8 viewplates & 9 folding maps and plans in the separate atlas portfolio, onfine extra stock paper . . This set bound in de luxe binding inquarter crushed green morocco, blind ruled raised bands, gilt spinetitles, (Cockerel style) marbled boards, in fine condition. (cgc) Thisis a fine press edition from the very rare 1802 edition; this edition isequally rare. The commander of the expedition was Don DionysioAlcala-Galiano, who was probably the author of this work. See Sabin69221. The text of the rare first edition is faithfully followed, printedon fine paper, and is accompanied by the same maps and plates. Howescalls this an "important voyage up the Pacific coast and the last to beundertaken by Spain ; written probably by the commander, Galiano, butattributed also to Jose de Espinosa y Tello. and to Cayetano Valdes. The Introduccion,' giving a splendid historical sketch of earlier Spanishexplorations in the same region, was the work of the maritime authority,[Martin Fernandez de] Navarrette." Henry R. Wagner suggests that the mapsare better in some respects than Vancouver's and were used by Humboldtas models for his Essai Politique sur le Royaume de la Nouvelle Espagne(1811). Exceptionally scarce, even in this Second Edition which wasproduced in thick card wraps, it is very rare in this binding. Strathern167(I); Howes (Gallano]. G18; Sabin 66221; Streeter 2458]. We found norecords that mention this de-luxe binding. .

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        Dr No

      Jonathon Cape, London 1958 - Dust jacket would be fine if not for skillfully repaired tear at top of back cover (see picture). Book is unread and would be as new if not for slight fading of pages. No dancer on front board. Priced at 13s 6d. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MY FATHER, MY SON: SIGNED BY ROBINSON

      Frederick Fell Inc 1958 - SIGNED BY ROBINSON!! 1958. Frederick Fell Inc. Signed on front endpaper, "To Yvonne West, someone I will always be grateful to for her many Kindnesses--Sincerely Edward G. Robinson "Eddie", ". Illustrated with b/w photos. No other marks or writings, pages bright and clean, binding sound. Slight mark on front cover, looks like from price sticker, light shelf wear and light wear to corners. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Der Verkündigungsengel erscheint den schlafenden Hirten auf dem Felde, im Hintergrund – skizzenhaft angedeutet – die Heilige Familie mit dem Jesuskind.

      - Feder in Braun, braun und grau laviert, mit brauner Feder umrandet, auf Bütten, auf Sammlungsuntersatz montiert. 11,1:10,5 cm. Vorzeichnung für eine Illustration, möglicherweise für die Bibel. Vergleichsliteratur: W. Bernt, Die niederländischen Zeichner des 17. Jahrhunderts. 2 Bände. München, 1958, Bd. II, Nr. 375 und 376 mit Abb.; Ausst. Katalog: Niederländische Zeichnungen vom 15. bis 19. Jahrhundert im Wallraf-Richartz-Museum Köln. Köln 1983, Nr. 172-178 mit Abb. Luyken war Zeichner und Buchillustrator. Sein gestochenes Werk umfasst mehr als 3000 Blätter. Er illustrierte religiöse Werke, vor allem die Bibel, geschichtliche und allegorische Werke sowie Reisebeschreibungen. Zahlreich sind seine Federzeichnungen, Entwürfe für seine Buchillustrationen, die sich durch Erfindungsreichtum und Kompositionsgabe auszeichnen.

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        The Once and Future King

      New York: G.P. Putnam's and Sons, 1958. Sixth printing, published the same year as the first edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author with a drawing of himself on the front free endpaper, "Self-portrait of the author with his eyes shut for Steve Waring 8.12.60." Additionally signed by White on the title page. Light rubbing to the bottom cloth, near fine in a good dust jacket with wear and chips. T.H. White's masterful retelling of the saga of King Arthur is a fantasy classic as legendary as Excalibur and Camelot, and a poignant story of adventure, romance, and magic that has enchanted readers for generations. "This ambitious work will long remain a memorial to an author who is at once civilized, learned, witty and humane" (Times Literary Supplement).

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        Der Rosenstein bei Heubach". (Originalgemälde), Öl auf Malkarton .

      Vermerk auf Rückseite: Erich Zeyer 1958 - Bildformat 48x58 cm. In schlichtem, weißem Holzrahmen. (Guter Zustand. Rahmen an einer Stelle mit etwas Farbabrieb). ZEYER, Erich (Stuttgarter Maler 1903 - 1960 Bad Cannstatt, Schüler von Alfred Renz). Der Rosenstein ist ein 735,1 m ü. NHN hoher Berg der Schwäbischen Alb oberhalb von Heubach im Ostalbkreis in Baden-Württemberg. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 8000

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        Théâtre II

      Gallimard 1958 - - Gallimard, Paris 1958, 12x19cm, relié. - Edition originale, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Reliure en demi box bordeaux, dos lisse, date, titre, noms de l'auteur et de l'ouvrage au palladium anthracite, plats de papier marbré géométrique, gardes et contreplats de papier bordeaux, couvertures et dos (légèrement défraîchi) conservés, élégante reliure signée de Goy & Vilaine. Précieux envoi autographe signé d'Eugène Ionesco à Marcel Aymé. Bel exemplaire agréablement établi. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition, review copy. Binding half maroon box, flat spine, date, title, name of the author and of the book in anthracite palladium, flat geometric marbled paper guards and contreplats burgundy paper, blankets and back (slightly faded) preserved, elegant Binding signed Goy & Vilaine. Precious autograph signed by Eugène Ionesco Marcel Ayme. Beautiful copy pleasantly established. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Cat in the Hat Comes Back.

      Random House, New York 1958 - First edition. Octavo, original illustrated boards, pictorial endpapers. Inscribed by the author, "For Jason with kindest regards! Dr. Seuss." Fine in a near fine first issue dust jacket. The year after Theodore Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, broke new ground in children's books with The Cat in the Hat, he brought back the immediately popular character--with 26 little cats under his red-and-white stovepipe, not to mention the mysterious "Voom"--for a new madcap adventure. The title was the second from Beginner Books, Geisel's own imprint at Random House; in very little time, as that line's identifying logo, "the Cat's image would become synonymous with learning to read" (Cohen, 324). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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