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        Document signed ("Che", "Fidel Castro" and "Camilo Cienfuegos").

      Sierra Maestra, 22. VIII. 1958.. Large 4to. ¾ p.. A communique issued by three heads of the Cuban rebel army, Che Guevara, Castro, and Cienfuegos, about Guerrilla warfare: "Por Cuanto: La Comandancia General del Ejercito Rebelde con fecha 18 y 21 de los corrientes, asigno por orden sumarisima a los comandantes Camilo Cienfuegos y Ernesto Guevara, la mision de conducir desde la Sierra Maestra sus columnas rebeldes respectivamente hacia los territorios Central y Occidental con el objetivo de fraguar y edificar estrategicamente como anteriormente se le ha asignado a otros oficiales, la tactica guerrillera para el mejor fortalecimiento de las operaciones rebeldes alo largo y ancho del pais. | Por Tanto: En uso de los preceptos y disposiciones legales que la estan con feridas, La Comandancia General del Ejercito Revolucionario por el Movimiento 26 de Julio resuelve: - Ratificar por concenso unanime la aprobacion de la asignacion previamente elaborada con vistas a desarrollar la mejor justica social de nuestra causa que constribuira a su vez, un gran baluarte y estandarte para el avance y la victoria decisiva sobre la ofensiva final [...]". - Somewhat browned due to paper; ink has bled in some letters of the signature; slight damage to edges.

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        Breakfast at Tiffany's

      Random House 1958 - First Edition, First Printing with "First Printing" printed on the copyright page. This copy is SIGNED by Capote on a laid in signature. An attractive dustjacket that has some light wear to the spine and edges. This original dustjacket has the $3.50 price printed on the front flap, and colors on the panels are sharp. The book is in nice shape. The binding is tight, with no cocking and the boards are crisp with light wear to the edges. The pages are clean, with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED by the author. We buy SIGNED Capote First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Breakfast at Tiffany's. A Short Novel and Three Stories

      Random House, New York 1958 - Attractive copy of Capote's most enduring work of fiction. In addition to the title novella, which was adapted for the 1961 hit film starring Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard, the collection includes the short-stories "A Diamond Guitar," "House of Flowers," and "A Christmas Memory." Octavo (20.5cm); canary yellow cloth; dustjacket; blue top-stain; 179pp. Ink ownership signature ("Eleanor Pope") to front free endpaper, dated 1959; top-stain slightly faded toward spine, else a tight, Near Fine copy in the original, unclipped dustwrapper, faintly creased, gently faded at spine, and with minor overall toning and wear; Very Good+. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Breakfast at Tiffany's: A Short Novel and Three Stories

      Random House 1958 - Stated first printing. Yellow cloth binding, black/gilt titles, light grey topstain. Book near fine with minor edge soil, light wear to bottom corner of front board. DJ very good; chipped at heel of spine, sunned at spine, small surface tear to front panel, minor soil. Price-clipped but dated 10/58. 179 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Mirror for Magistrates

      London: Anthony Blond. (1958). First. First edition. Octavo. 172 pp. Very good with some age-toning and scattered light stains to the endpapers, else near fine, in a near fine dustwrapper with some light soiling to the top edge, and light age-toning to the inside panel. Inscribed and Signed by Gibson in a very neat hand on the title page: "For Peter Taylor, with best wishes and many thanks, Richard Gibson, Paris September 1958." Peter Taylor was one of America's best short story writers, and winner of the 1985 PEN/Faulkner Award and the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Richard Gibson was awarded the John Hay Whitney Fellowship in 1951 to pursue writing this novel. He was drafted in the army, served in Europe, and by the late 1950s had become a member of the group of African-American expatriates centered in Paris around Richard Wright and James Baldwin. In a sequence of events in 1957-58 that became known as the "Gibson Affair," the CIA allegedly employed or otherwise utilized Gibson to promote pro-French sympathies, specifically regarding Algeria's fight for independence. This was dramatized by Richard Wright in his unfinished last novel, Island of Hallucination (see Michel Fabre's The Unfinished Quest of Richard Wright). A very nice association between Gibson and Taylor. .

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        Woina i mir.

      Moskau, gos. muzykal'noe izd-vo, 1958. - 3 Originalleinenbände mit goldgepr. Rücken- und Deckeltitel. 459, (1) SS. 289, (3) SS. 430, (2) SS. Mit 1 gedr. Portraitfrontispiz. Gr.-4to. [Dabei:] Ders. (1891-1953). Eigenh. Albumblatt mit U. O. O., 1931. Mit eh. Notenzitat (1 Takt) aus der Oper "Die Liebe zu den drei Orangen" (op. 33). 130:90 mm. Erste Ausgabe der Partitur von "Krieg und Frieden" (op. 91; nach dem Roman Tolstois), posthum in 1000 Exemplaren erschienen. Vorliegendes Exemplar angereichert durch ein lose beiliegendes eigenhändiges Albumblatt Prokofjews mit Notenzitat. Das mitabgedruckte Libretto verfaßte der Komponist gemeinsam mit seiner zweiten Lebensgefährtin, Mira Mendelson. Die Arbeit an der 1941 entstandenen und 1946-52 umfassend revidierten Oper bestimmte die letzten zwölf Jahre seines Lebens: "The outbreak of the war gave impetus to a project Prokofiev had sketched out in spring 1941, for an opera based on 'War and Peace'. His initial plan for a small-scale, intimate opera which would highlight the personal dramas in the novel was expanded, by the war aspects in particular, and [.] in August 1941 he began the music [.] The following April, he finished 'War and Peace' [.] He sent the score of the opera to Moscow for approval, and in the meantime began its orchestration [which he completed] in March 1943 [.] Following the advice of the Committee on the Arts in Moscow, Prokofiev had drastically revised the opera in the process; the war scenes had been extended and the patriotic elements strengthened. It was no longer an intimate opera but an epic and heroic work. Prokofiev's incentive in revising the score was the promise of a production of the opera at the Bol'shoy at the end of 1943, for which Eisenstein was to design the sets [.] But, as had happened so often, the performance was first cancelled, then postponed indefinitely. Throughout the rest of his life Prokofiev continually made revisions and additions to 'War and Peace', including the composition of two new scenes, in a series of attempts to secure performances. It was only in 1957, however, after his death, that anything like a complete version of the opera was staged" (New Grove). Als 1948 das ZK Prokofjews Werke "formalistischer Perversionen" bezichtigte, geriet insbesondere "Krieg und Frieden" unter Beschuß. - Ecken minimal bestoßen, sonst sehr wohlerhalten. Durchgehend in russischer Sprache. Erschienen als Teil 6 der Werke (Sobranie sochinenii); Verlagsnummern M. 26793a G., M. 26793b G. und M. 26793v G. OCLC 19801829. New Grove 15, 298. MGG 10, 1649. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Dr. No

      London: Jonathan Cape. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1958. First Edition. Cloth. A handsome First Edition, original cloth boards without dancing woman on the front board. Very Near Fine condition, with minute bumps to edges. Second state wrapper with bright Ian Fleming lettering on spine, first issue price of 13s.6d. and Manchester Guardian blurb to front flap, little browning and chipping along edges ; Ian Fleming's sixth James Bond novel. British agent Commander John Strangways and his secretary have been killed. Dr. Dent, an agent of Dr. Julius No, was Strangways' last contact before his disappearance and is ordered to kill Bond. Basis for the James Bond movie with Sean Connery, and Bond-Girl, Honey Rider, Ursula Andress .

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        Eloise At Christmastime - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Random House, New York 1958 - This beautiful First Edition/First Printing copy is in Fine condition. The price-clipped dust jacket shows slight wear and has two small tears and a crease on the front; Eloise, the six-year-old girl who lives in the penthouse at the top of the Plaza Hotel in New York City is turning the place upside down during Christmastime. Basis for the movie starring Julie Andrews as Nanny and Sofia Vassilieva as Eloise [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy,. [1958]. Octavo,. cloth-backed boards.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with touch of wear at tail of spine. panel. A sharp copy. Books signed or inscribed by Jackson are. uncommon. (#100273). First edition. Presentation copy with signed inscription by Jackson on front free endpaper: "For Isabel Sherword -- / Gratefully, / Shirley Jackson." THE SUNDIAL, "one of the most bizarre works in Jackson's oeuvre, seems to have been a prelude to WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE: the Halloran family becomes convinced that the rest of the world is going to end, and the narrative tone suggests that this belief might in fact be correct; the novel is occupied with the family's preparations to continue life after the rest of humanity has ceased to exist. Both these novels, as well as a number of short stories -- especially the celebrated 'One Ordinary Day, with Peanuts' (1955) -- display the misanthropy that is a central element of Jackson's work, and one which she conveys with consummate skill ... All Jackson's work -- with the exception, perhaps of THE BIRD'S NEST, a clumsy novel about multiple personality -- is subtle, powerful and flawlessly written; it reveals Jackson's keen insight into human personality and human society and her cynical, even jaundiced view of the world and its occupants. She has left a legacy of complex, richly textured horror writing that requires little or no bloodletting for its haunting effectiveness." - S. T. Joshi, Pringle (ed), St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost & Gothic Writers, p. 292. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4- 156. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-120. Winter list, p. 269.

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        Eigenh. Korrekturen der Druckfahnen zu: Ferdinand Ebner. Gesammelte Werke. Im Auftrage der Ferdinand-Ebner-Gesellschaft herausgegeben von Michael Pfliegler und Ludwig Haensel. Bd. II: Die Wirklichkeit Christi. Brenneraufsätze. Für den Druck vorbereitet von Franz Seyr.

      Wien, Thomas Morus Presse im Verlag Herder Wien, 1958. - 353, (3) SS. Gefalzte, beschnittene und einzeln klammergeheftete Einzellagen in Pappumschlag. 8vo. Die Korrekturen in blauem Kugelschreiber sowie Bleistift. Korrekturexemplar des Herausgebers Ludwig Hänsel zum zweiten, für 1958 geplanten aber nie erschienenen Band der von der Herder'schen "Morus-Presse" veranstalteten Ebner-Werkausgabe, von der nur 1952 der erste Band erschien ("Das Wort und die geistigen Realitäten"; EA Innsbruck 1921; Neuauflage 1957). Hänsel war 1919 mit Ludwig Wittgenstein zusammen auf Monte Cassino in Kriegsgefangenschaft gewesen und blieb auch später immer in enger Freundschaft mit ihm verbunden. Seine Beschäftigung mit der Philosophie führte ihn zu Ferdinand Ebner (1882-1931), der seinerseits als einer der bedeutendsten österreichischen Denker des 20. Jahrhunderts und als Antipode Wittgensteins gilt. Wie dieser vertritt Ebner in seinem Hauptwerk "Das Wort und die geistigen Realitäten" den für die Philosophie am Beginn des Jahrhunderts charakteristischen "linguistic turn", verbindet diesen aber mit der Existenzphilosophie Kierkegaards zu einem neuen, christlich-theologischen Ansatz, der traditionelle philosophische Probleme durch "dialogisches Denken" zu lösen versucht. - Die Korrekturen Hänsels betreffen vornehmlich Umbruch, Zeichensetzung und Layout, enthalten aber auch noch zahlreiche zusätzliche Anmerkungen des Herausgebers und editorische Randbemerkungen; insbesondere die Endnoten hat er noch ausführlich ergänzt. Hänsel starb 1959, ohne die auf fünf Bände projektierte Werkausgabe vollenden zu können; erst 1963-65 sollte Franz Seyr, der schon die Morus-Ausgabe redigiert hatte, die dreibändigen "Schriften" bei Kösel herausbringen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Signed 14x* Walt Disney the Art of Animation The Story of the Disney Studio Contribution to a New Art

      Golden Press 1958 - This copy is *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* 14 times; by Walt Disney (to Virgina all Best) [obverse front fly], Roy E. Disney (with Love), Jack Hannah [copyright page], Bob Broughton, Emilio Bianchi [pg 44], Bill Justice (Luv to Ginny) [pg 47], Al Bertino [pg 53], Art Cruickshank [pg 123], Ub Iwerks [pg 126], Frank Thomas, Ward Kimball [pg 134], Ollie Johnston [pg 135], Ward Kimball [again], Jack Boyd [pg 158]. Generally signed at their photo or reference, signed 14 times by 13 Disney artists & animators. Good+ (5 of 10) / in Very Good- dustjacket (6 of 10). The DustJacket is protected inside a recent archival plastic protector sleeve. There is rub-through/shelf wear to the bottom. Some minor black staining from previous dj protector to the ends of the boards. First Edition 1st Printing (no additional printings indicated) [Walt Disney (December 5, 1901 - December 15, 1966), Roy E. Disney (January 10, 1930 - December 16, 2009, son of Roy O. Disney, a longtime senior executive for The Walt Disney Company), Jack Hannah (January 5, 1913 - June 11, 1994, an animator, writer and director, credited with developing, if not creating, the personality of the animated version of Donald Duck.), Bob Broughton (September 17, 1917 - January 19, 2009, camera effects artist on both animated and live-action motion pictures), Emilio Bianchi, Bill Justice (February 9, 1914 - February 10, 2011, animator on features Fantasia, The Three Caballeros, Alice in Wonderland, and Peter Pan. Arguably best known as the animator of the rabbit Thumper from 1942's Bambi and chipmunks Chip 'n Dale.), Al Bertino (July 15, 1912-August 18, 1996, animator on Pinocchio and Fantasia, wrote for the Wonderful World of Disney, and helped create a number of attractions at Disneyland), Art Cruickshank (1918 - 1983, joined Disney in February 1939 as an animation camera operator. He handled layouts for the multiplane camera. He won an Oscar for Fantastic Voyage.), Ub Iwerks (March 24, 1901 - July 7, 1971, two-time Academy Award winning American animator, cartoonist, character designer, inventor, creator of Mickey Mouse, and special effects technician.), Frank Thomas (September 5, 1912 - September 8, 2004, animator, one of the nine old men. He animated the dwarfs crying over Snow White's "dead" body, Pinocchio singing at the marionette theatre, Bambi and Thumper on the ice, Lady and the Tramp eating spaghetti.), Ward Kimball (March 4, 1914 - July 8, 2002, animator, one of the nine old men. He created several classic Disney characters including the Crows in Dumbo; Tweedledum and Tweedledee, the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland; the Mice, Lucifer the Cat and Bruno the Dog from Cinderella; and Jiminy Cricket from Pinocchio.), Ollie Johnston (October 31, 1912 - April 14, 2008, animator, one of the nine old men. He was a directing animator beginning with Pinocchio. He contributed to most Disney animated features, including Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Fantasia and Bambi.), Jack Boyd (1916 - 1998, Animator and effects animator 1939-1973 worked on Donald Duck, Goofy, Mickey Mouse, Pluto, Make Mine Music, Fun and Fancy Free, Ichabod and Mr. Toad, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, 101 Dalmatians, The Sword in the Stone, Mary Poppins, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, The Fox and the Hound, Mickey's Christmas Carol).] Personal delivery within the United States. * * * * * {Any images shown next to the listing that have our 'aCastleofBooks' watermark on them are the exact item you will receive, all other images are for reference only. Free delivery confirmation for domestic orders. Books with Author signatures are guaranteed authentic. We understand collectors needs in terms of accurate grading and proper packaging. We stand behind our descriptions 100%. May have small easily erasable pencil markings on first page. All items will be shipped securely to insure that they arrive in exactly the same condition in which they left. Our Packing Slips do not contain any pricing information so [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Lagune hérissée - Illustré de 20 lithographies originales de CARZOU + SUITE # SIGNE - RELIURE de G. Gauché

      Les Cent Une, Paris 1958 - - PRESENTATION : in-4 relié demi-cuir. - ILLUSTRATION : 20 lithographies pleine page mises sur pierre par CARZOU lui-même + Une suite de 20 lithographies en couelur sur Hollande + Une lithographie originale refusée. - SIGNATURE : Signé au justificatif par Carzou, également signé au justificatif de la suite. - RELIURE : Exemplaire présenté dans une élégante reliure demi-cuir vert de G. Gauché. - LIMITE : A 155 exemplaires visés par la présidente et la vice-présidente de la société (la suite est, elle, limitée à 24 exemplaires). - PAPIER : Vélin d'Arches. - TAILLE : 25 x 31 cm. - ETAT : Excellent - Reliure légèrement insolée. AUTRES PHOTOS SUR DEMANDE [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Paterson (Books 1 - 5 complete)

      New Directions, (New York) 1958 - First editions. Five volumes. Each volume is fine in a modestly soiled, very good to near fine dustwrappers as follows: *Book One* has modest age-toning; *Book Two* has a tear on the spine, and is moderately soiled, it is also an Advance Review Copy with slip and publisher's promotional material laid in; *Book Three* is modestly soiled, and is price clipped; *Book Four* is a trifle soiled and has a modest dampstain at the crown, and bears Malcolm Cowley's ownership Signature; *Book Five* is an Advance Review Copy with slip and author's photo laid in. A nice, just about uniform sets of one of the great American poetry cycles. Volume Two won the National Book Award. The textured paper of the dustwrappers lends itself to soiling. Virtually all sets that one sees are so afflicted, this set virtually free of soiling, has a trace of age-toning at the extremities, and is one of the nicer sets we have seen. *Connolly 100*. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Published By Van Gulik, Beirut 1958 - Front cover has two blemishes, stain from now-missing small label at top and a small brown stain near bottom at free-edge. Otherwise quite clean throughout. Frontispiece illustration. Van Gulik translated this rather obscure treatise, "A Chinese Treatise on Scrolls and Forgers, Shu-Hua-Shuo-Ling", written by Lu Shih-hua, an 18th century collector who devoted his life to the collecting of antique books and pictures. The "Scrapbook" is presented in complete translation, together with an introduction, notes, and a reprint of the Chinese text. Errata sheet at the conclusion with one typed addition glued in. Robert Van Gulik (1910-1967) was a Dutch diplomat, orientalist, musician, and writer best known for his Judge Dee mysteries. He was stationed in Beirut, Lebanon during the 1958 Civil War, thus the place of publication. A reprint edition was published in Thailand by Orchid Press in 2006. 84 +16 pages. Thin Octavo [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Languages of Pao

      Avalon, NY 1958 - 1st, grey cloth, vg+ in vg dj w/ minor wear at spine ends and corners, $2.75 price. 223 pp. SIGNED on the half-title. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Exposition de Céramiques

      Arnéra, Vallauris 1958 - Linogravure originale en couleurs Czwiklitzer DTV N°30 , Bloch 1279 . Un des 200 exemplaires sur papier vélin offset. Format papier : 67 X 44 cm , linogravure : 45.5 X 30.2. Cachet : Hors Commerce.

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        Mining Manuscript Correspondence & Letters 1958 - 1969

      - An extensive archive of manuscript letters, postcards, notes etc from A. K. Hamilton Jenkin; with lengthy and detailed typescript replies etc from Justin Brooke, relating to the Cornish Mining industry, in relation to the " Mines and Miners of Cornwall " series. The archive consists of approximately 20 postcards and 49 manuscript letters (mainly of two pages) in the hand of A.K.H.J, for instance, " I am now revising my St. Erth, St. Hilary, Breage "Part". I wonder if you have any M. J. [ Mining Journal ] extracts on Ennys Wheal Virgin. I have notes from a M.S. report of circa 1847 but little or nothing from the M. J." From Justin Brooke to A.K.H.J there is a large batch of typescript sheets of " minor amendments " ( to " Mines and Miners " ), Index of Mines, Map reference of Mines, etc. Also 81 typescript copies of letters from J. B. to A.K.H.J with copious amounts of information on Cornish mines and the mining industry, suggestions and information, for the " Mines and Miners " series. For instance, " the enlarged sett of Calstock Consols had an eastern boundary somewhere about the Kelly Railway line, since Spargo (1865 p.138) notes that a fine lode of gossan 23' wide had been cut by the company about 60 fms. west of the engine shaft, which rather suggests that the old Trelawny Consols sett, or the western part of it, was included in Calstock Consols. The last named continued to work until about 1866 . " All contained within an elegant custom made drop sided box. A.K.H.M published the highly respected series of 16 volumes of the " Mines and Miners of Cornwall," between the years 1961-70 this detailed correspondence covers this period. Justin Brooke who was proof reading the series, suggesting alterations and amendments, as well as contributing large quantities of original information, much of which only he had access to through his own large collection of books, manuscripts and maps relating to the Cornish mining industry. Justin Brook's popular work " Stannary Tales the Shady Side of Mining ", published in 1980, was dedicated " To A. K. Hamilton Jenkin who guided my steps " [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Die Nymphe von Fiesole. Eine Erzählung in Versen.

      Frankfurt, Trajanus-Presse, 1958 - 4°, 200 S., 38 Orig.-Graph. u. Abb., OHLdr. i. Schuber., Tadell. Ex. 175/300. Neunter Druck der Trajanus-Presse. Übertragen von Rudolf Hagelstange, von ihm und vom Illustrator Felix Hoffmann im Impressum handsigniert. Der Druck erfolgte auf Hoshino-Bütten der Papierfabrik Hahnemühle. Nebst den 38 Original-Holzschnitten sind die Verse mit weiteren Abbildungen von Hoffmann illustriert. 1200 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Salmos al viento

      Instituto de estudios hispánicos, Barcelona 1958 - Esta obra obtuvo el Premio Boscán en 1956 e introdujo en la España de la posguerra una perspectiva crítica renovadora, regresando a la mordacidad quevediana para rebasar la censura y atacar el entorno lúgubre y constrictor de la época. José Agustín Goytisolo Gay (1928 - 1999), escritor español. hermano mayor de los también escritores Juan y Luis Goytisolo, perteneció a la llamada Generación de los 50 junto a escritores como Ángel González, José Manuel Caballero Bonald, José Ángel Valente, Jaime Gil de Biedma, Alfonso Costafreda o Carlos Barral, que tienen en común el compromiso moral y una renovada atención al lenguaje y la lírica. ATENCIÓN: El contra reembolso incrementa los gastos de envío en 5 euros. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        AMOR SOLO. Firmado y dedicado por el Autor

      Espasa-Calpe, Madrid 1958 - 20x15, 134p, 1h, firma y dedicatoria autógrafa del autor a Manuel Olarra, fechada en Octubre de 1958. Manuel Olarra fue el el director de Espasa-Calpe en Argentina. Plena piel color burdeos (conserva la cubierta anterior original), nervios y dorados en lomo. Excelente estado. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        El Extrañado ( 1948-1957 )

      Tezontle 1958 - 90 pgs y 1h, 18cms x 12.5cms. Cubiertas originales con solapas, lomo ligeramente amarillentado. Texto intonso en muy buen estado. Dedicatoria del autor en la anteportada a Margarita Alvarez Franco, edicion de 500 ejemplares numerados este el Nu: 231. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        A World of Strangers

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1958 - Cloth-backed paper over boards; dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the FFEP: "Leila, with love, Nadine." Boards and spine a little rubbed and tanned; spot of soiling on spine. Dust jacket lightly rubbed and dust-soiled; spine tanned; spine tips and corners a little chipped. An excellent copy, presents nicely in mylar and custom case. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Of course, I don't suppose the bus strike affects you, but I'm so sorry about the Smithfield stoppage.

      1958 1958 - Sheet size: 190 × 140 mm. Stamped on both recto and verso for publication in the Daily Mail, 13 May 1958. Pen and ink on wove paper. A lady sympathises with a Beefeater. May 1958 saw strikes by both 48,000 London omnibus workers and workers at Smithfield Market. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s and 60s. Never savage, though often waspishly accurate and exuding an urbane air of amusement at the foibles of his fellows, Bentley's work was familiar to the public from a wide variety of publications. Between 1952 and 1954 he drew regular cartoons for the weekly Time and Tide, and after that for the daily News Chronicle. Between 1958 and 1962 he drew topical cartoons for the Daily Mail under the title "Watch My Line." He also drew many portraits, in black and white line, of famous people, for various papers, including over sixty for the Sunday Telegraph, which began publication in February 1961.

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        I, RUE GABRIELLE. Douze eaux-fortes originales de Jean Arp. Préface de Michel Seuphor.

      - Paris, Editions XXe siècle (1958). 27,8 : 30,4 cm. 12 unn S. und 12 Bl. Radierungen. Bedruckter Orig.-Umschlag in büttenbezogener Orig.-Kassette mit Titelschild. Eines von 60 numerierten Exemplaren auf Grand Vélin de Rives von insgesamt 90 Ex., im Druckvermerk vom Künstler in Bleistift signiert. Druck der Radierungen von Georges Leblanc, tailledoucier, Paris. - „Bei diesen Kompositionen (Reiterkampf I–XII) handelt es sich trotz ihrem späten Erscheinen um Jugendarbeiten des Künstlers. Im Jahre 1914 hat Hans Arp für eines der heiligen Andachtsbücher der Brahmanen "Bhagavad-Gita". zwölf Federzeichnungen geschaffen, In dieser Buchpublikation ist der Name des Illustrators mit H.Arpi angegeben. Nach den Angaben von Michel Seuphor in dem Einleitungstext „.sind die Zeichnungen zum "Gesang des Erhabenen" im Jahre 1919 auf Kupferplatten übertragen worden. Der Titel des Mappenwerks geht auf Arps damalige Wohnung in Paris auf dem Montmartre zurück." (W.F.Arntz). – Bolliger, Bücher 58 (dort als in Vorbereitung befindlich bezeichnet). – Arp-Hagenbach A 362. – Arntz 380-391 (mit ausführlichen Anmerkungen). – The Artist and the Book 1860-1960, Nr. 6: „.an important record of his early figure style evolving toward abstraction." – Les Peintres et le Livre, Kornfeld und Klipstein 152, Nr. 4. – Sehr selten. – Umschlag im Rand mit wenigen kleinen Stockflecken, sonst tadellos. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        Of course, I don't suppose the bus strike affects you, but I'm so sorry about the Smithfield stoppage

      1958. Sheet size: 190 × 140 mm. Pen and ink on wove paper. Stamped on both recto and verso for publication in the Daily Mail, 13 May 1958. A lady sympathises with a Beefeater. May 1958 saw strikes by both 48,000 London omnibus workers and workers at Smithfield Market. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s and 60s. Never savage, though often waspishly accurate and exuding an urbane air of amusement at the foibles of his fellows, Bentley's work was familiar to the public from a wide variety of publications. Between 1952 and 1954 he drew regular cartoons for the weekly Time and Tide, and after that for the daily News Chronicle. Between 1958 and 1962 he drew topical cartoons for the Daily Mail under the title "Watch My Line." He also drew many portraits, in black and white line, of famous people, for various papers, including over sixty for the Sunday Telegraph, which began publication in February 1961.

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        Buchwald-Zinnwald, Erich. - "Blick auf den Geising am Winterabend".

      . Farbholzschnitt, auf Velin, 1958. Von Erich Buchwald-Zinnwald. 34,5 x 39,5 cm (Darstellung / Druckstock) / 40 x 45 cm (Blatt). Außerhalb der Darstellung rechts unten signiert und datiert, unten mittig betitelt und links bezeichnet "Originalholzschnitt". - Blattrand minimal angeschmutzt. Insgesamt gut erhalten. Erich Buchwald-Zinnwald (1884 Dresden ? 1972 Krefeld). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker. 1901?04 Studium an der Kunstakademie Dresden bei Richard Müller, Carl Bantzer und Gotthardt Kuehl. 1904 zog er aus gesundheitlichen Gründen ins Erzgebirge nach Zinnwald, das ihm auch in künstlerischer Hinsicht zur zweiten Heimat wurde und ihn zu dem Namenszusatz "Zinnwald" inspirierte. 1919 Umzug vom Erzgebirge nach Rochwitz. 1934 stand Buchwald-Zinnwald in der Diskussion für eine Professur in der Landschaftsklasse der Dresdner Kunstakademie zu der es jedoch nicht kam. 1969 Umzug nach Krefeld..

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        Endgame: A Play in One Act, Followed by Act Without Words, a Mime for One Player

      Grove Press, 1958-06-01 New York: Grove Press, 1958. 91 p. Off-white cloth with brown lettering. First American edition, first printing. (Trade issue. Translated by the author from the French, issued simultaneously with an Evergreen trade paperback, a hundred numbered copies, and 26 signed copies.) Near Fine hardcover in Good+ original glassine wraps. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Clear wraps' back panel have a tear near top, chipped at edges. Nice condition overall.

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        The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks

      Doubleday and Company 1958 - Garden City: Doubleday and Company, 1958: Signed. Third Edition, in original dust jacket with price intact. Signed "Cordially Yours, Dave Embury" on the half title page, not inscribed to anyone. In Near Fine condition, in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Clean text. Sound binding. Faint bump to top of page corners. Slight soiling to top edge of page block. Rear board shows a faint ding to the surface at about the center. Faint wear at corners and spine ends. The dust jacket shows light edge wear, wear at spine ends and corners, with a chip to the top rear corner, and a ding in the rear panel corresponding to the ding in the board. A very lovely copy, signed by the author. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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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 cm. Widmungsexemplar! Handschriftlich auf dem Vorsatzblatt: "a Karin Schwertner Maria Meneghini Callas 1959".

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        Document signed ("Che", "Fidel CastroR" and "RCastroRuz").

      Mayari, 29. [!] II. 1958.. Small 4to. 1 p. Countersigned by Capitano Ciro Frias.. Declaration of consent issued by three prominent leaders of the Cuban Revolutionary Army, Che Guevara, Fidel Castro and Raul Castro. Captain Ciro Frias is authorised to implement all measures he deems necessary to ensure the smooth progress of the operations in the east of the country, as well as to apply all provisions of the criminal code if made necessary by circumstances or by lack of military discipline ("Orden de Asenso | Se comunica por este medio que ha sido ascendido al grado de Capitan el Teniente Ciro Frias de previo acuerdo aprobado por la Comandancia General. Previa orden fue en su momento debidamente analizda por la Comision de guerra de la Comandancia General del Ejercito Revolucionario POR el Movimiento 26 de Julio y ratificada por concenso unaninem de acuerdo con los preceptos que rigen el Codigo Militar. Se le faculta al combatiente asi mismo para tomar cuantas medidas estime pertinentes para la garantia de la buena marcha de las operaciones en el Oriente del pais asi como aplicar el Codigo Penal Militar Rebelde en caso de indisciplinas si las circunstancias asi lo exigieran"). - Somewhat browned due to paper; some bleeding to ink in parts of both of Castro's signatures; slight damage to edges and interior.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Dharma Bums

      New York, NY: The Viking Press, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Published the year after On the Road catapulted Jack Kerouac to literary fame, The Dharma Bums is the story of "....two ebullient young men engaged in a passionate search for truth- a search that involves them, together and separately, in a series of free-wheeling explorations, both sacred and profane."(front flap) The 2 prinicipal characters, narrator Ray Smith & Japhy Ryder, are based on Kerouac & Gary Snyder, respectively. This copy of the First Edition is signed on the title page by Gary Snyder as "Japhy Ryder" in brackets, making it a most unique collectors' item. Book in fine condition with some wear to covers & small cloth loss right at bottom corners, & soiling to top edge, interior very fine. DJ fine with usual rubbing to black background & slight wear & chipping to ends of spine. A most remarkable rarity for collectors of Kerouac & Snyder. Signed by Gary Snyder as "Japhy Ryder

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        Le menuet du haricot

      Connaître, Genève 1958 - 116 pages, 22 X 16, 5 cm Edition originale, un des 250 ex. sur papier luxe alfa numérotés 1 A à 250 A réservés au membres de l’association des amis d’Albert Paraz, premier papier (N° 244 A). Contient le texte intégral de la préface de Paraz au Mensonge d’Ulysse de Paul Rassinier, fac-similés et transcriptions de lettres de L.-F. Céline et de Paraz, en hors- texte un autoportrait d'Albert Paraz, des photographies de Marcel Aymé, L.-F. Céline, Maréchal Juin, Blaise Cendrars et Paul Rassinier. Le livre est accompagné d’une lettre manuscrite signée de Paraz (un feuillet recto) daté du 11 août (1955) où le nom de L-F Céline est cité, d’un feuillet ronéoté au verso annonçant à la date du 20 janvier 1958 la création de « l’Association des amis d’Albert Paraz » (la société fut effectivement créée le 30 janvier 1958), d’une lettre autographe de madame Kate de Porada (marraine de guerre d'Albert Paraz qu'elle admirait, elle lui permit de s'installer à Vence où elle tenait une galerie et fut sa compagne jusqu'à sa mort en 1957) datée du 3 janvier 1959 annonçant que le livre est sous presse, deux feuillets ronéotés au recto datés du 2 février 1959 expliquant le retard de livraison du livre : « À ce stade est intervenue la sureté de l’état vous devinez le reste : le colis bloqué en gare du Nord par un quelconque commissaire ayant jugé qu’i pouvait s’agir d’un livre subversif ( ) », un feuillet ronéoté recto-verso en date du 25 février 1959 faisant le bilan de la sortie du livre et souhaitant que l’association travaille désormais à la publication d’une biographie de Paraz et que soit réuni dans ce but le maximum de documents, cette biographie ne paru jamais car l’association fut dissoute au bout de trois ans. Le volume du Menuet est strictement neuf, non coupé, tous les documents sont en parfait état. Ensemble tout à fait exceptionnel. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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      London: The Shenval Press, 1958-1964 (1958). First edition.. Hardback and Paperback. 4to. (12 x 9.5). Vols. 1-12 (of 13, all published). Each issue has approx pp.90-100. Nos 1-9 with original silk-screened pictorial boards; nos 10-12 in pictorial wrappers. All issues with numerous illustrations and coloured plates, including screen prints and lithographs. Boards to nos 8-9 slightly soiled. Laminate on wrapper to nos 10-11 slightly lifting. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. No inscriptions. Overall a Near Fine set. Extremely heavy books, requiring eye-watering and prohibitive amounts of extra postage overseas. Too heavy to post in a single parcel, as the set weighs 8.5 kilos unwrapped. Numerous parcels push postage costs sky-high. Prefer not to send overseas. Courier in UK. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap.

      [Bookseller: John Taylor Books P.B.F.A.]
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      Press-Atgus, Printers, n.d. [ca. 1958]., 1958. 9" x 6" tan printed wrappers. [3]-32 pages, photograph of author, foreword. Mike Gordon was a policeman in Fort Smith from 1907 to 1947, when he retired. During his time of service, encountered several incidences, some dangerous, some light-hearted that he offers here to include stories about Pearl Starr. Rosie Lee Reed, better known as Pearl Starr, was an American bordello owner and businesswoman in Arkansas, the first child of Belle Starr, the reputed "Bandit Queen" of the American Old West, and Jim Reed, Belle's first husband. True stories dealing with thefts, shootings, gambling, whiskey, robberies, judges, call-girls, etc. Also has some material on Henry Starr. Hand-written corrections and annotations throughout the booklet with the following four lines typed and taped at the end of tall text “David, Lockhart, Lee Sutton and Henry Starr was robbing the bank at Harrison, Arkansas, when Henry Starr was killed. This information was given me by Frank Carlton.” Six Guns 848 says, "This book tells about Pearl, Belle's daughter, running a house "on the line" and has some material about Henry Star." Light vertical crease else very good.

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        The Magic Barrel

      New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1958. First edition of the author's first collection of short stories that went on to win the National Book Award. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, "All good wishes to Fred and Louise Sincerely Bern Corvallis 1959." Near fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows light wear to the spine.The Magic Barrel, has been recognized as a classic from the time it was published in 1959. The stories are set in New York and in Italy (where Malamud's alter ego, the struggleing New York Jewish Painter Arthur Fidelman, roams amid the ruins of old Europe in search of his artistic patrimony); they tell of egg candlers and shoemakers, matchmakers, and rabbis, in a voice that blends vigorous urban realism, Yiddish idiom, and a dash of artistic magic. "In the short story, Malamud achieved an almost psalmlike compression. He has been called the Jewish Hawthorne, but he might just as well be thought a Jewish Chopin, a prose composer of preludes and noctures" (Mark Shechner, Partisan Review).

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      Marlborough: The Marlborough College Press,, 1958. Selected by Dennis Silk. Octavo. Publisher's blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. A few marks to the boards, very minor spotting to preliminaries, and a small stain to half-title page, but a clean and bright copy. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 150 numbered copies with Sassoon's monogram to the limitation leaf. The edition was offered in three binding variants: red calf, blue calf, and blue cloth, each consisting of 50 copies. It comprises fifty-eight poems, including selections from War Poems, Satirical Poems, the Heart's Journey, Vigils, Rhymed Ruminations, and Sequences. D. R. W. Silk was Warden of Radley College, an international cricketer and Sassoon's close friend, who supervised this volume being printed by the boys of Marlborough College, made many unique recordings of the poet reciting his own work, and in 2009 became President for Life of the Siegfried Sassoon Fellowship.

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        Endgame: A Play in One Act, Followed by Act Without Words, a Mime for One Player

      Grove Press, 1958-06-01. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Grove Press, 1958. 91 p. Off-white cloth with brown lettering. First American edition, first printing. (Trade issue. Translated by the author from the French, issued simultaneously with an Evergreen trade paperback, a hundred numbered copies, and 26 signed copies.) Near Fine hardcover in Good+ original glassine wraps. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Clear wraps' back panel have a tear near top, chipped at edges. Nice condition overall.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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