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        Nightwood

      London: Faber and Faber, 1958. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed by Author. Inscribed in black ink to former owner who correspondended with the author about The Antiphon in the early sixties: "With regards to / Nancy Mazzocco, / and the author's thanks, / [signed] Djuna Barnes / May 1961." Second edition, early printing. 239pp. Original purple cloth with red stamping and gilt lettering. Fine in Very Good+ unclipped dust jacket, spine toned, a bit chipped at head and worn at tips. The author's best-known work, now widely regarded as one of the best gay and lesbian-themed 20th Century novels.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The Violins of Saint-Jacques - A Tale of the Antilles.

      John Murray/André Deutsch, London. 1958 - Third printing (the first printing was issued by Murray with Derek Verschoyle). Octavo. 139 pages. Decorations by Robin Ironside. Map on front endpapers.Signed by the author on the title-page. In 1966 an operatic version of the book with music by Malcolm Williamson and a libretto by William Chappell was produced at Sadler's Wells. This copy has presentation inscriptions to the tenor John Fryatt (who played Captain Joubert) from the composer, the librettist, the conductor (Vilem Tausky) and most of the cast of this production: Patricia Kern, April Cantelo, Jennifer Vyvyan, David Bowman, Owen Brannigan, David Hillman, Émile Belcourt, Ann Robson, Wendy Baldwin and Maggie Neville.Very good in chipped and slightly rubbed dustwrapper with several short tears repaired on the reverse. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis, Bookseller, ABA, ILAB]
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        Le lion

      First edition, one of 110 numbered copies on pur fil, the only large paper copies with 45 copies on vélin chamois hors commerce reserved for the author.A good and rare copy of one of the masterpices of Joseph Kessel. Gallimard Paris 1958 12x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF (1958)

      MGM 1958 - Vintage original 30 x 40" (75 x 100 cm.) quad poster, UK. Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Judith Anderson, Madeleine Sherwood, dir: Richard Brooks; MGM. The highly adult filming of Tennessee Williams' work was paramount in the loosening of the strict censorship code in film making, as were all films of Williams' work during this period. It was an actor's film, with each star perfectly cast to their role. If there were any question of it, Elizabeth Taylor was now grown up and a fine actress in her mature roles. It is difficult to think of anyone else as Maggie the Cat. Here she is in a provocative pose with the famous gold iron bed which was used in a number of MGM films and touted at their 1971 auction. In the UK the film received what was then an "X" certificate -- for adults only. Poster is on linen with only minor touch-up to the folds and smoothing of a few inter creases. NEAR FINE

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        Chansons pour ma mélancolie

      - Marc Barbezat, Décines 1958, 11,5x16,5cm, reliure de l'éditeur. - Edizione per la quale non è stata redatta grandi giornali. Il legame di aprire l'editor di sabbia cartone, liscia indietro silenzioso. Autografo Precious firmata dall'autore: "A voi Albert Camus / Mouloudji .." Piccolo foxing marginale l'ultima guardia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Reliure de l'éditeur en plein cartonnage sable, dos lisse muet. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Marcel Mouloudji : "A vous Albert Camus. / Mouloudji." Petites rousseurs marginales sur la dernière garde.  

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        Clément

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

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        On My Own

      New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1958. First Edition, Advance Presentat. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. First edition. Advance presentation copy signed by Eleanor Roosevelt on tipped in sheet, stating "This copy of On My Own is one of those signed by Mrs. Roosevelt for advance presentation to friends of the author and publisher." Very Good with fading to spine and uneven fading to cloth, ding to top edge of boards, short erased pencil notation to rear paste down, lacking the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Aout.

      L.Broder, Paris 1958 - Paris, L.Broder, 1958. 4°-quer. M. 4 ( davon 2 farb.) Orig.- Radierungen v. Georges Braque (Frontispitz m. Umrahmung in Bister, d. Rad. a. S. 31 in Blau.) 41 S., 7 Bll. Lose Bogen in OUmschlag u. OLwd.-Kassette. Nr. 40 v. 120 (GA 140) Exempl., v. Künstler signiert. erschien in d. Rhe. "Collection Ecrits et Gravures" als 7.Bd. - The Artist and Book 41; Hofmann XXIV; Vallier 135. - G.Braque (1882 -1963) , gilt neben Picasso als Begründer des Kubismus. Saint-Pol -Roux (1861 -1940 v. dt. Soldaten getötet), Dichter d. franz. Symbolismus. Obiges Werk enthält 6 seiner Gedichte. vgl. Wilpert,Lex. d.Weltlit.1167. With 4 original etchings, including frontispiece, by Braque (2 of which coloured). 41pp., 7 leaves. Loose-bound in original covers and with an original cloth case. Signed by Braque. Contains six of the French Symbolist Poet Saint-Pol-Roux's poems. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Seidel & Richter]
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        Picasso: His Life and Work [Elaborately inscribed and decorated by Roland Penrose]

      pp 392 Beautifully decorated presentation copy of Penrose's biography of Picasso given by the author to the American art lecturer and memoirist Rosamond Bernier. Penrose has devised an elaborate presentation design based on the three 'P's of his surname, his dedicatee's nickname, 'Peggy' and 'Picasso' thus: 'for Peggy about Picasso by Penrose with all my love 6. Jan '70 Roland.' The design is executed in a combination of crayon, green felt tip pen and ink. Laid in is an envelope from Penrose to Mrs Bernier in New York and an amusing postcard from a year before his death sent by Penrose and his circus acrobat lover Diane Deriaz during their 1983 trip to Kenya. Roland Penrose was a Surrealist painter an object-maker, a collector and art world grandee as well as a writer and organiser of exhibitions who was close to Picasso and married to the artists' muse and photographer Lee Miller. This presentation copy reveals real affection between Penrose and the remarkable Rosamond Bernier.

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        TAMBOURINES TO GLORY

      New York: John Day. 1958. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by Langston Hughes on front endpaperin Green ink. Edge wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

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        Fotografia con dedica e firma autografa indirizzata a Pier Giorgio Grazioli Datata Natale 1958

      1958. Cartolina fotografica con dedica e firma autografa nel margine inferiore bianco di Luigi Einaudi. Acclusa busta affrancata con indirizzo manoscritto ''Al Signor Pier Giorgio Grazioli, Via Mameli 95, Vicenza'', di cui al momento attuale non sono state reperite notizie.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco]
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        Original Signed Proofs for "Do You Know What I'll Do?"

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

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        Smalti di De Poli smalti enamels émaux emaile esmaltes

      Edizioni Daria Guarnati, MILANO 1958 - INTERLINGUE Brossura editoriale, copertina flessibile, in mezza tela, con bruniture alle estremità dei piatti, sovraccoperta plastificata, con illustrazione ed alette, usura da scaffale. Brossura fragile, prime pagine volanti. Riccamente illustrato. Testi in italiano, inglese, francese, tedesco, spagnolo. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Cat in the Hat Comes Back.

      New York: Beginner Books, Random House, 1958. FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo., pp. 63. Publisher's glossy pictorial boards, in pictorial dustwrapper. Near fine, in like wrapper, minor edge wear, small closed tear, very slight browning. A lovely copy of this popular classic early reader.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington]
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        Granite and Rainbow - with the rare wrap-around band

      The Hogarth Press, 1958 A first edition, first printing published by The Hogarth Press in 1958. A fine book with a small name to the front endpaper. In a fine unclipped wrapper with just a little wear to the head of the spine and one nick to the front panel. Complete with the rare wrap-around band. An unusually fine copy.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Spells and Philtres

      Arkham House, Sauk City, Wisconsin 1958 - Black cloth (hardcover) in mylar protected dust-jacket. 519 copies printed. 54 pages; jacket by Frank Utpatel. Among the smallest of Arkham House print runs with only 519 copies, makes this title a scarce and desirable item for Smith enthusiasts and Arkham collectors alike. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, else a clean, tight copy in an unclipped ($3.00), lightly toned jacket. Size: Octavo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Book of Urizen.

      Clairvaux, Jura, France: The Trianon Press for the William Blake Trust, 1958 - Tall quarto. Original red half morocco, marbled sides, top edge gilt. Housed in the publisher's marbled slipcase. Very slight rubbing to the tips, and some rubbing to the extremities of the slipcase, excellent condition. Colour illuminated facsimiles thoughout achieved by collotype and hand stencil. First edition thus, number 332 of 480 copies thus (this one of the 240 for the United States), from a total edition of 526 copies on Arches pure rag paper made to match that used by Blake, each page watermarked with Blake's monogram. Blake scholar Geoffrey Keynes (1887-1982), the brother of John Maynard, provides a commentary and bibliographical history: "The Book of Urizen contains the first part of Blake's conception of the universal myth. It recounts the story of the creation of the material world and of mankind, and so has to deal with the inherent problem of evil. Urizen, the God of reason, resembling the Hebrew Jehovah, is the Creator. Los, the poetic genius and symbol of time, is also introduced, since Reason cannot exist without Imagination; but from Los developed Pity, resulting in the division of his soul with the appearance of his Emanation, named Enitharmon, his female counterpart. The offspring of Los and Enitharmon is Orc, the Spirit of Revolt. Ultimately Urizen establishes religion, and mankind becomes entangled in the web of religion as civilisation emerges in Egypt." [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Dr. No

      Jonathon Cape, London 1958 - Near fine in a near fine dust unclipped dust jacket. Front cover blank. First state jacket with correct price of 13s 6d. Rear panel of jacket a trifle soiled, small chip at top of the spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller, ABAA, IOBA]
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        Théâtre II

      First edition, an advance (service de presse) copy. Elegant half maroon calf over geometric marbled paper boards by Goy & Vilaine, date, title, author and work in anthracite palladium to spine, maroon paper endpapers and pastedowns, covers and spine (slightly faded) preserved. Handsome autograph inscription from Eugène Ionesco to Marcel Aymé.A very good copy nicely bound. Gallimard Paris 1958 12x19cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Foujita LHomme et le Peintre

      

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        THE DHARMA BUMS

      New York: Viking Press. 1958. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good; with a Very Good- dust jacket. Rubbing to jacket. A few short tears to jacket edges, with a few related creases. Crease to front flap. Bottom corner of front flap is clipped, not price clipped. Text is clean and unmarked. ; Initialed G S and signed "Japhy Ryder" on the title page by Gary Snyder, the real-life basis for the main character of this cornerstone of Kerouac's work. Of course, Snyder himself is the winner of a Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the American Book Award. Included is a notecard given out on the occassion of the reading when this book was signed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Notable Personage, Related .

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        Actuelles III. Chronique algérienne (1939-1958)

      First edition, one of 25 numbered copies on Hollande, this one of 5 lettered hors commerce, the tirage de tête.Half red morocco over marbled paper boards by Goy & Vilaine, spine in six compartments, endpapers and pastedowns of red paper, covers and spine preserved, top edge gil .A very good coop well-margined in a nice binding. Gallimard Paris 1958 13x20cm relié

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        IL SERVIZIO SOCIALE E LA COMUNITA' POLITICA ATTI DEL PRIMO CONVEGNO NAZIONALE DI STUDIO PER ASSISTENTI SOCIALI

      EDIZIONI CINQUE LUNE, 1958. ITALIANO 0,36 Brossura editoriale con alette, leggermente scolorita e con segni di usura da scaffalatura, pagine ingiallite ai bordi da fattore tempo e con lieve fioritura, fioritura anche ai tagli USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        LA MONTAGNA ITALIANA I PROBLEMI E LE LEGGI

      EDIZIONI CINQUE LUNE, 1958. ITALIANO 0,13 Vol. n. 4 della collana, II edizione aggiornata, illustrazioni in nero e grafici nei testi e fuori testo in pagine leggermente ingiallite dal tempo e con rara fioritura, tabella ripiegata, brossura editoriale con lievissimi segni di usura, fioritura ai tagli USATO

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        Edgar Poe, sa vie son oeuvre. Etude analytique

      Nouvelle édition.bindings en demi maroquin, spine à nerfs, dates dorées en queues, plats de papier marbré, couvertures et spine conservés, têtes dorées, bindings signée de Goy & Vilaine.Envoi autographe signé de Marie Bonaparte à Francis Ambrière.Avant-propos de Sigmund Freud, iconographie.Bel exemplaire agréablement établi. P.U.F Paris 1958 13,5x19,5cm 3 volumes reliés en 1

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        Gaston Chaissac. L'Homme du Point du Jour (1958). Photographies de Gilles Ehrmann. Suivi d'un extrait de Belvédère par André Breton.- Exemplaire de tête avec une photographie originale en couleurs signée de Gilles Ehrmann.

      

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

      New York: Random House, 1958 First edition, first printing. Publisher's yellow cloth, black label lettered in gilt to spine; in the original orange dust jacket designed by Ismar David. Very good or better, with some light rubbing and faint toning to the spine, bookseller's plate to the rear pastedown, otherwise fresh pages; unclipped dust jacket, with some light toning and a tiny closed nick to the spine, a few small chips to the spine head, some light soiling, short closed tear to the rear panel. A square copy. Breakfast at Tiffany's is the author's third novel and includes the short stories, "House of Flowers," "A Diamond Guitar," and "A Christmas Memory," in addition to the title novella. This beloved text features the iconic protagonist Holly Golightly, a passionate and free-spirited young woman living in New York City. The plot tells of an unnamed narrator, a writer, as he gets to know Holly and learns about her quest to find happiness and a place to call home. Breakfast at Tiffany's was first published in Esquire magazine in 1958 after being rejected by Harper's Bazaar for being too risqué. Random House published the novella along with three of Capote's popular short stories, and it was made into a film starring Audrey Hepburn three years later. Interestingly, Holly Golightly was originally named Connie Gustafson, and Capote only changed her name as a last-minute decision shortly before publication.. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

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        The Bill of Rights

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

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.]
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        Chansons pour ma mélancolie

      Edition of wich no leading copies exists.Binding of open sand cardboard editor, smooth back silent.Precious autograph signed by the author: "To you Albert Camus / Mouloudji.."Small marginal foxing on the last guard. Marc Barbezat Décines 1958 11,5x16,5cm reliure de l'éditeur

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        Voies Nouvelles. [Ensemble complet du n°1 d'avril 1958 au n°9 de Juin 1959, une trentaine de pages chacun].

      - Paris, Editions Voies nouvelles, 1958-1959. Ensemble de 9 livraisons reliées en un volume in-folio (235 x 308 mm), demi-percaline rouge, pièce de titre de basane noire. Ensemble complet, rare, de tout ce qui a paru, de ce périodique dirigé par le philologue, juriste et historien spécialiste de la Grèce antique, Louis Gernet. Révolté, par la politique de la France en Algérie et par l’évolution autoritaire de la Cinquième république, en 1958, à soixante-seize ans, Louis Gernet accepta de diriger cette revue de l'opposition communiste, alors à la pointe du combat, politique mais aussi culturel. On y retrouve des articles de Jean-Toussaint Desanti, Henri Lefebvre, Jean Massin, Alain Resnais, Maxime Rodinson, Hélène Parmelin, Serge Mallet, etc., etc. Louis Gernet sera l’un des signataires du "Manifeste des 121" en 1960. Bon exemplaire, bien relié, très bien conservé. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        METHUSELAH'S CHILDREN

      Gnome Press [1958]., Hicksville, N.Y. - Octavo, boards. First edition. First binding of black boards with spine panel lettered in red. Short stories forming part of Heinlein's "future history" series. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-514. See Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1645-54. Text block age-darkened (less than usual), a fine copy in fine first state dust jacket (with the publisher's address "80 East 11th St., New York 3" at bottom of rear panel) with some light foxing to spine panel and along rear flap fold. A nice copy. (#106899) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les Américains. Photographies de Robert Frank. Textes réunis et présentés par Alain Bosquet

      Paris: Robert Delpire, 1958. 172, [2] S., Or.Pbd. mit einer Deckelillustration, kl.8°, quer. Encyclopédie essentielle, vol 5. Parr/Badger I, S. 247. Eines der wichtigsten Fotobücher der zweiten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts. Das finden auch Parr und Badger, sie stellen allerdings die amerikanische Ausgabe, mit dem Essay von Jack Kerouac, in den Mittelpunkt. Das Original, mit Texten von Simone de Beauvoir, Alain Bosquet, John Brown, Omar N. Bradley, Erskine Caldwell, John Dos Passos, William Faulkner, Henry Miller, Claude Roy, John Steinbeck, Richard Wright und einer Deckelzeichnung von Saul Steinberg, sei eher etwas "Soziologisches" und vielleicht sogar etwas "Anti-Amerikanisches"... Selten. Einband etwas angestaubt und, wie leider so oft, mit Beschädigungen im Gelenk. Am Rücken oben eine sorgfältigst geflickte Bruchstelle. Schnitt etwas angestaubt. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar.

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        MANI - SIGNED by the Author on the title page

      John Murray and the Book Society, 1958 A first edition, first printing published by John Murray and the Book Society in 1958. A near fine book with a previous owner's bookplate to pastedown (Peter Janetos) and his name and address to the front endpaper. In a near fine unclipped wrapper with some browning to the spine - corners a little rubbed. SIGNED by the Author on the title page.

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        Admiral Hornblower in The West Indies.

      Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1958. FIRST US EDITION, belonging to the Forester Family Archive. Octavo, pp. 329. Near-fine in publisher's blue-green cloth, in a pictorial dustjacket depicting stormy scene at sea, designed by Dwight Shepler. Minor edgewear and scuffing to boards. Dustjacket in like, with a little creasing and wear to extremities. Textblock bright and clean throughout. Book is inscribed by Forester to his wife, Dorothy, on the front flyleaf; pastedown bears the bookplate of the Forester and Troughton-Smith Family Archive. Item is housed in a handsome, tailor-made clamshell box, with dark blue cloth to sides and navy morocco at spine. Wonderfully preserved.

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        HOMMAGE à WERKMAN.

      Eggert,, Stuttgart,, 1958 - Orign. half cloth. 264 pp.,4to. Grieshaber, Henkels, Sandberg. With num. facs. in colour of Werkman-prints and originals by Grieshaber, Gregor, Schwöbel, Kiess, Ubac, Renz, Erhardt a.o. Text: Ger.,Dutch. Lower side some pages slightly water-stained. Little owners-entry. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mein Leben.

      München Paul List 1958 - Kl-8; 170 pp, 3 Bll.; illustr. OKart.; Namenszug auf Spiegel, papierbedingt etwas gebräunt. - Auf dem Titelblatt mit rotem Kugelschreiber eigenhändig signiert "I. Stravinsky". Vollständige Ausgabe der zuerst in französischer Sprache erschienenen Autobiographie (Chroniques de ma vie, Paris 1935); Autorenname auf dem Einband abweichend "Stravinsky". - Provenienz: Sammlung Robert Purkyt (Besitzvermerk auf hinterem Innendeckel). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wiener Antiquariat Ingo Nebehay GmbH]
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        Les nègres

      Marc Barbezat. First edition, one of 32 numbered copies on Japan pearly leading copy. Bound in full khaki embossed leather, smooth back silent, book title and author's name incorporating calligraphy of the first flat cover struck gold on the front cover, publisher's name and place to hit gold on the second board to be identical calligraphy second board cover, guards and contreplats Almond paper way wood, covers and spine preserved, golden head; coated paper box so as almond wood and taking out boards with the same characteristics as those of the binder. Some minor foxing on the back, the top bracket affecting boards, nice interior condition slightly more. Rare copy dramatically and perfectly prepared. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! Marc Barbezat Décines 1958 15x19,5cm relié sous étui

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        LIBRI D'OGGI G.DEVOTO, E.FALQUI, C.BO, G.RAVEGNANI, C.V.LODOVICI, G.C.ARGAN, G.FERRATA

      VALLECCHI, 1958. ITALIANO 0,49 Vol. IV della collana, pagine lievemente ingiallite ai bordi, fioritura ai tagli, ai fogli di guardia ed alle controguardie, coperta rigida leggermente usurata al piede, alla cima ed agli angoli, con fioritura USATO

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        Don Juan

      First edition, an advance (service de presse) copy.Handsome autograph inscription signed by Henri de Montherlant : "A Albert Camus. Ce Don Juan qui n'est pas sans avoir de ressemblance au sien [To Albert Camus. This Don Juan who is not lacking in resemblance to his]."Tiny insignificant worming to spine. % Gallimard Paris 1958 12x19cm broché

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        Foujita

      First edition of which there were no large paper copies.Rare autograph inscription signed by Léonard Foujita to Madame Herr.Illustrations. Presses artistiques Paris 1958 18,5x17,5cm broché

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        Chess Monthly

      New York & London: W Miller and Trubner & Co, 1958. vi+398 pages with diagrams. Octavo (9" x6 1/4") bound in half leather with gilt lettering to spine. From the library of James J Barrett. Volume II. (Bibliotheca van der Linde-Niemeijeriana:6389) (Hagedorn: 36) First edition.This periodical was edited by Daniel Willard Fiske and Paul Morphy. The Problem Department by E B Cook. This was one of the first magazines published in America. It was started in 1857 and lasted until 1861. It was published at the height of Morphy's popularity and presence.James J. Barrett wrote a few chess columns in the Buffalo area. In a chess magazine begining on page 1 of the March 1948 Chess Review: he wrote a letter of complaint about the magazine’s choice of front-cover photographs. He played a substantial role in Paul Morphy The Pride and Sorrow of Chess by David Lawson (New York, 1976), and in the Acknowledgments (page vii) Lawson wrote, ‘I wish particularly to express gratitude for the suggestions and generous help of James J. Barrett, with special reference to the selection, preparation, and proofreading of the games.Condition:Bound in half brown leather with gilt lettering to spine. Corners bumped and heavily rubbed, hinges rubbed, some occasional pencil notations and checks through out, book plate of Barrett on front end paper and another plate to front pastedown else a good copy.

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        Tambourines to Glory

      New York: John Day Company, 1958. 188 pages Octavo (8 1/4" x 5 1/2") bound in original black cloth with pink inverse lettering to spine. Inscribed by the author. First edition.Langston Hughes said of this novel, "Tambourines to Glory is an urban folk tale set against a background of colorful independent, unorthodox churches which have sprung up all over Harlem in the last decade. It is in no sense an attack on organized religion, or on cults as such, but is a fictional expose of certain ways in which religion is misused in large city communities today by various types of unscrupulous leaders who might be called 'gospel racketeers,' preying upon the gullibility of simple people."Condition:Points rubbed, corners bumped, inscribed by Hughes on front end paper, book plate to front paste down, back end paper verso previous owner's name. Original jacket restored by Octavaye Studios, else a very good copy in like jacket.

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        JOURNAL OF PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA

      Albany, NY: The Photographic Society of America, 1958. First editions. 8vos. and 4tos., variable paginations, illustrated with b&w photographs. 17 volumes. Bound in gray buckram over boards, wrappers bound in. The wrappers of a few early issues are lightly soiled; stain on the rear board of one volume. Very good to near fine. A long run, from Vol. 1 through Vol. 15, and Vol. 17 through Vol. 24. With bound volume; PSA JOURNAL, SECTION B, PHOTOGRAPHIC SCIENCE AND TECHNIQUE, 1950 - 1957. Began publishing as Journal of the Photographic Society of America, Volume 1, No. 1, March, 1935, and changed its name to PSA Journal with Volume 13, No. 1, January, 1947. Initially issued as a quarterly, and subsequently, a monthly. Edited by F. Quellmalz, et al. The Photographic Society of America was an outgrowth of the Associated Camera Clubs of America; Dr. Max Thorek was the first president of PSA. Geared towards the artistic and amateur, rather than the professional photographer, the articles focus largely on the practical and aesthetic considerations of printing and presentation, and the last throws of Pictorialism. Reviews of salons and exhibitions were an enduring feature.

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        The Noddy Books Nos. 13 to 24. Nine First Editions and three Early Reprints.

      A rare opportunity to acquire a run of mostly first edition Noddy books in their original dustjackets. Nos. 13, 14 and 15 are early reprints; 16 - 24 are first editions with issue points as called for. All djs priced at 4s. 6d. net. and all now protected. Condition improves throughout the run and ranges from good for the early numbers up to fine for later ones. 13: Be Brave Little Noddy. Worn dj with chips to corners and spine, staining to verso. Front flap clipped but price still present. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in. Light soiling to some pages and small edge tear to p. 13/14. 14: Noddy and the Bumpy Dog. Worn dj with chips, creasing and some losses. Front flap clipped but price still present. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in. 15: Do Look Out Noddy. Worn dj with creasing and small chips. Front flap clipped but price still present. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in. Erased pencil markings to a few pages. 16: You're a Good Friend, Noddy! 1st Ed. 1958. Lightly worn dj with small chips to corners and spine, staining to verso. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips; minor staining to bottom edge. This Book Belongs To filled in but o/w clean internally. 17: Noddy Has An Adventure. 1st Ed. 1958. Worn and lightly soiled dj with small chips to corners and spine. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in. 18: Noddy Goes To Sea. 1st Ed. 1959. Lightly worn dj with small chips to corners and spine. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in with light soiling to that and title page. 19: Noddy and the Bunkey. 1st Ed. 1959. Lightly worn dj with chips to corners and spine, a small pencil scribble to rear panel. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in; soiling to title page. 20: Cheer Up, Little Noddy! 1st Ed.1960. Lightly worn and soiled dj with chips to corners and spine, staining to verso. Boards bright with rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in but o/w clean internally. 21: Noddy Goes To The Fair. 1st Ed.1960. Lightly worn dj. Boards bright with minor rubbing. This Book Belongs To filled in but o/w clean internally. 22: Mr. Plod and Little Noddy. 1st Ed.1961. Lightly rubbed dj. Boards bright with lightly rubbed edges, corners and spine tips. This Book Belongs To filled in but o/w clean internally. A crisp, bright copy. 23: Noddy and the Tootles. 1st Ed. 1962. Lightly rubbed dj with minor marking to rear panel. Boards bright with minor rubbing. This Book Belongs To filled in but o/w clean internally. A crisp, bright copy. 24: Noddy and the Aeroplane. 1st Ed. 1963. Minor rubbing and marking to dj. Boards bright with minor rubbing. This Book Belongs To filled in but o/w clean internally. A crisp, bright copy.

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        Konkretionen. Heftreihe: Material 3. Redaktion: Daniel Spoerri, Darmstadt.

      - Krefeld, Passagebuchhandlung Jürgen Dahl (Vertrieb), 1958, 8° (quadratisch, 20x21 cm), 31 unnummerierte Blätter, (Ausnahme: Impressum auf der letzten Seite), Original-Pappeinband in schwarz mit Gummi-Ringheftung (von André Thomkins) *Einband am Vorderdeckel minimal lichtrandig, Vorder- und Rückdeckel mit kleinen Fleckchen, untere linke Ecke leicht bestoßen) *Insgesamt schönes Exemplar dieser Erstveröffentlichung. *Fluxus / Konkrete Poesie [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La belle et la bête - Journal d'un film

      First edition, one of 40 numbered copies on vélin pur fil, the only large paper copies.With black and white photographs.A fine copy, as issued. Editions du Rocher Monaco 1958 14,5x19,5cm broché

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        Dr. No.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 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. Near fine. Gilbert A6a (1.1).

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington]
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