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        Ludwig Feuerbach. Sämtliche Werke. Neu herausgegeben von Wilhelm Bolin und Friedrich Jodl. - Band 1: Gedanken über Tod und Unsterblichkeit. Durchgesehen und neu herausgegeben von Friedrich Jodl. - Band 2: Philosophische Kritiken und Grundsätze. (Jodl). - Band 3: Geschichte der Neueren Philosophie. Von Bacon von Verulam bis Benedikt Spinoza. (Jodl). - Band 4: Darstellung, Entwicklung und Kritik der Leibniz\'schen Philosophie. Zur neueren Philosophie und ihrer Geschichte. (Jodl). - Band 5: Pierre Bayle. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Philosophie und Menschheit. (Bolin). - Band 6: Das Wesen des Christenthums. (Bolin). - Band 7: Erläuterungen und Ergänzungen zum Wesen des Christenthums. (Bolin). - Band 8: Vorlesungen über das Wesen der Religion. Nebst Zusätzen und Anmerkungen. (Bolin). - Band 9: Theogonie nach den Quellen des classischen, hebräischen und christlichen Alterthums. (Bolin). - Band 10: Schriften zur Ethik und nachgelassene Aphorismen. (Jodl).

      Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt: Frommann Verlag Günther Holzboog 1959-1964. 10 Bände (von 13; ohne die später erschienen Jugendschriften). / Reprint der 1903 bis 1911 im Fromman Verlag Günther Holzboog erschienenen Auflage. / 2., unveränderte Auflage. 8° (17,5-22,5 cm). Goldgeprägte Orig.-Leinenbände. [Hardcover / fest gebunden]. \"Die Gesamtausgabe \'Sämtliche Werke Ludwig Feuerbachs\' von Friedrich Jodl und Wilhelm Bolin hat über viele Jahrzehnte hinweg das Feuerbach-Bild beeinflusst. Bolin und Jodl zielten bei der Herausgabe der Werke Feuerbachs nicht auf eine wissenschaftlich-kritische Ausgabe, vielmehr wollten sie die Gedanken des Philosophen einer breiteren Öffentlichkeit zugänglich machen.\" (Quelle: Jodl-Symposium). - Ohne die drei letzten Bände mit Feuerbachs Jugendschriften. - Sauberes, sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Papier altersbedingt minimal gebräunt. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Feuerbach, Ludwig (Verf.), Wilhelm Bolin (Hrsg.) und Friedrich Jodl (Hrsg.): Ludwig Feuerbach. Sämtliche Werke. Neu herausgegeben von Wilhelm Bolin und Friedrich Jodl. - Band 1: Gedanken über Tod und Unsterblichkeit. Durchgesehen und neu herausgegeben von Friedrich Jodl. - Band 2: Philosophische Kritiken und Grundsätze. (Jodl). - Band 3: Geschichte der Neueren Philosophie. Von Bacon von Verulam bis Benedikt Spinoza. (Jodl). - Band 4: Darstellung, Entwicklung und Kritik der Leibniz\'schen Philosophie. Zur neueren Philosophie und ihrer Geschichte. (Jodl). - Band 5: Pierre Bayle. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Philosophie und Menschheit. (Bolin). - Band 6: Das Wesen des Christenthums. (Bolin). - Band 7: Erläuterungen und Ergänzungen zum Wesen des Christenthums. (Bolin). - Band 8: Vorlesungen über das Wesen der Religion. Nebst Zusätzen und Anmerkungen. (Bolin). - Band 9: Theogonie nach den Quellen des classischen, hebräischen und christlichen Alterthums. (Bolin). - Band 10: Schriften zur Ethik und nachgelassene Aphorismen. (Jodl). 10 Bände (von 12). / Reprint der 1903 bis 1911 im Fromman Verlag Günther Holzboog erschienenen Auflage. / 2., unveränderte Auflage. Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt: Fromman Verlag Günther Holzboog 1959-1964. 8° (17,5-22,5 cm). Goldgeprägte Orig.-Leinenbände. [Hardcover / fest gebunden].

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        My Philosophical Development. [Beautifully Signed by Bertrand Russell]. [With chapters on Principia Mathematica and an Appendix with an essay by Alan Wood: "Russell's Philosophy - a Study of its Development"].

      George Allen & Unwin, London 1959 - First Edition. London, George Allen & Unwin, 1959. 16cm x 24cm 279 pages. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. Some mild signs of foxing. Otherwise in very good condition with only very minor signs of external wear. Very scarce book with the original signature of Bertrand Russell, one of the founders of analytic philosophy. Highly Collectable. Includes the following chapters: My Present Views of the World / Excursion into Idealism / Logical Technique in Mathematics / Principia Mathematica: Philosophical Aspects / Principia Mathematica: Mathematical Aspects / The Impact of Wittgenstein / Theory of Knowledge / The Retreat from Pythagoras / etc. Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell (18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic, political activist and Nobel laureate. At various points in his life he considered himself a liberal, a socialist, and a pacifist, but he also admitted that he had "never been any of these things, in any profound sense". He was born in Monmouthshire into one of the most prominent aristocratic families in the United Kingdom. In the early 20th century, Russell led the British "revolt against idealism". He is considered one of the founders of analytic philosophy along with his predecessor Gottlob Frege, colleague G. E. Moore, and his protégé Ludwig Wittgenstein. He is widely held to be one of the 20th century's premier logicians. With A. N. Whitehead he wrote Principia Mathematica, an attempt to create a logical basis for mathematics. His philosophical essay "On Denoting" has been considered a "paradigm of philosophy". His work has had a considerable influence on logic, mathematics, set theory, linguistics, artificial intelligence, cognitive science, computer science (see type theory and type system), and philosophy, especially the philosophy of language, epistemology, and metaphysics. Russell was a prominent anti-war activist; he championed anti-imperialism and went to prison for his pacifism during World War I. Later, he campaigned against Adolf Hitler, then criticised Stalinist totalitarianism, attacked the involvement of the United States in the Vietnam War, and was an outspoken proponent of nuclear disarmament. In 1950 Russell was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature "in recognition of his varied and significant writings in which he champions humanitarian ideals and freedom of thought" (Wikipedia) Sprache: English Some mild signs of foxing. Otherwise in very good condition with only very minor signs of external wear. Very scarce book with the original signature of Bertrand Russell, one of the founders of analytic philosophy. Highly Collectable. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Naked Lunch

      Olympia Press, 1959 A fine first edition in wrappers. Slight colored scrape on foreedge. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Ronald Knox (Signed Association Copy)

      Chapman & Hall 1959 - First edition, second impression. A superb association copy, warmly signed and inscribed by Evelyn Waugh to his close friend Major-General Sir Robert Laycock, the commanding officer of the battalion to which Waugh was attached (as an intelligence officer) in WWII: ‘Dear Bob, I can’t hope you will be able to read this, but I send it as a pledge of loyalty and as a Christmas card, Evelyn’. Laycock was the dedicatee of Waugh’s ‘Officers and Gentlemen’ (1955) and the model for the character Lt. Col Tommy Backhouse. Very Good+: firmly bound in sharp blue boards; a few minor marks to the boards and a trace of sunning to the spine; faint spotting to the edge of the page block, rear endpapers and index; else crisp and clean. The (supplied) unclipped dustwrapper is Near Fine: very crisp and bright with only partial fading to the red type to the spine; some lifting to the laminate at the front gutter. Presented in a custom-made blue cloth clamshell case (lightly bumped to one corner) with a leather label to the spine. Additionally, two pieces of Knox’s personal correspondence (NOT to the author) are included: a charming four-page hand-written letter (dated 1948) and a short postcard (dated 1942). All orders are sent very carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. EVELYN WAUGH SPECIALISTS. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        La Divine Comédie - 6 volumes - 100 planches de Salvador DALI

      - Editions d'art les heures claires, Paris 1959-1963. 6 volumes format in-4, en feuilles sous chemises et étuis illustrés de l'éditeur. Illustrée de 100 aquarelles en couleurs de Salvador DALI réalisées de 1959 à 1963. Tirage limité à 4765 exemplaires, ici un des 3900 ex. sur pur chiffon de Rives. Très bon état hormis une tâche sur le dos du volume 1 de l'enfer. - ENGLISH : 6 volumes in-4 in leaves in illustrated slipcase. With 100 full page illustrations by Dali. Limited to 4765 copies. Very good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Riviera Art&Books]
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        Lolita

      

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        Doktor Zhivago. (Doctor Zhivago). Authorised Russian edition.

      Milano Milan:: Feltrinelli Editore. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Publication probably May 1959. Original pale green paper-covered boards, lettered in black with publisher's mark in black to spine, echoed on dust-wrapper. 'Prima edizione in lingua italiana:novembre 1957 ... ' to half-title verso. Ampelio Tettamanti illustrated dust-wrapper (c.f. Feltrinelli 1957 Italian edition). Price of 42s. net. to front flap. '14th May 1959' in MS to front free endpaper. Contents list numbered p.567 (see Mancosu 165). Both book and unclipped dust-wrapper in very good condition. Very minor chipping to fragile dust-wrapper leading-edge and spine-ends, usual yellowing of paper and off-setting to endpapers. Boards lifting just a tad, from storage. ; Significant publication. Much has been written on the early editions of Dr Zhivago, see Mancosu: "Inside the Zhivago Storm", 2013. ; 567pp pages; Iva Books .

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        Art in Posters The Complete Original Posters of Braque, Chagall, Dufy, Leger, Matisse, Miro, Picasso.

      

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        Das Argument. Berliner Hefte für Probleme der Gesellschaft / Zeitschrift für Philosophie und Sozialwissenschaften. Jahrgänge 1-56 (1959-2014). Hefte 1-21, 28-310. (Hälfte des Jahrgangs 1962 und ganzer Jahrgang 1963 fehlen = Hefte 22-27).

      Hamburg & Berlin: Argument-Verlag 1959-2014. - Hefte 1-21 als Reprint-Ausgaben in Broschur vorhanden (Hefte 15-19 als Doppel auch im Original). - Halbleinenbände foliert (half cloth volumes privately sealed witth transparent foil). - Ehemaliges Bibliotheksexemplar mit Rückensignatur, Inventarnummern und Stempeln auf Schnitten, Vorsatz- und Titelblatt. - Blätter der älteren Ausgaben gebräunt. Ansonsten gut erhaltenes Exemplar. - Bis auf die Hefte 22-27 vollständige Reihe, so sehr selten. - Einige Sonder- und Registerhefte beiliegend. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 63000 8° (17,5-22,5 cm). Teils Orig.-Broschuren und teils Bibliotheks-Halbleinen- und Leinenbände.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Kretzer]
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        Der Duisburger Tierpark besteht 25 Jahre

      Duisburg 1959 - 21 x 21 cm 32 Seiten 100 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Schueling Buchkurier]
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        Zoof?hrer (Zeichnung Kleiner Panda)

      M?nster 1959 - 21 cm 24 Seiten 90 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Original untitled woodcut; illustration for the cover of Polemic: A Journal of Contemporary Ideas, Volume IV, Number 1

      (Cleveland): Polemic Society of Western Reserve University, 1959. -. Print slightly darkened at spine, as usual, tiny spot on rear panel, otherwise fine and fresh./-. 8vo, 134pp; plain wrappers with woodcut cover printed on heavy stock and loosely folded over the bound journal, printed in black with title text in red. Scarce, early, pre-pop artwork by Lichtenstein, one of two covers he executed for this publication. Corlett III.2.

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        Parkf?hrer (Wasserfall und Schw?ne)

      Budapest 1959 - 19,5 x 14 cm 62 Seiten 0 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Recuerdos de la Pampa, mit 12 ganzseitigen Illustrationen auf Tafeln mit dazugehörigen Texten (IN SPANISCHER SPRACHE),

      Buenos Aires, L’Amateur, 1959 - mit 12 pochoir-kolorierten Original Lithographien und einem ebensolchen Titel, SEHR SCHÖNES EXEMPLAR im IMPRESSUM HANDSCHRIFTLICH NUMMERIERTES EXEMPLAR 78 (von nur 130 Exemplaren) auf Velin Sprache: Deutsch 33x45, braunes OHLdr mit goldgeprägtem Titel auf Vorderdecke und Buchrücken, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La presse Médicale

      Masson 1959 - RO20003273: Nombreuses illustrations en noir et blanc et certaines en couleurs, dans le texte et hors texte. Relié toilé vert pour les années 1938 à 1942.Reliure façon cuir vert foncé, papier à la cuve vert pour les années 1943 à 1959 (1838 2 volumes, 1939: 2 volumes, 1940,1941,1942: 1 volume par année).32 volumes au total. In-Folio Relié. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 610-Sciences médicales. Médecine [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Air France. Rome

      Paris.: Perceval.. 1959.. Color poster, lithograph, 39 1/4 x 24 3/4 inches (100 x 63 cm). Professionally mounted on linen. A few edge tears at top up to 1 1/2 inches, now all minimized. Striking, surreal image with brilliant color by Nathan. Printed by Perceval. .

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        The Life of the Right Reverend Ronald Knox (author-signed)

      Chapman & Hall, 1959. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine in near fine dustjacket, fading to the title lettering on the spine as is common, a small price cut, tiny nick at spine heel. The green flyer requesting subscriptions for the Ronald Knox Memorial Prize is laid in at page 12. The full title on the title page is 'The Life of the Right Reverend Ronald Knox Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford and Pronotary Apostolic to His Holiness Pope Pius X11 compiled from the original sources'; Evelyn Waugh has signed the title page in brown ink and corrected the misprint in the word Pronotary by adding an insertion mark with the letters TO beside it. Also included is a letter from Waugh, on his Combe Florey headed notepaper, in which he writes 'Dear Sir, If you would send Ronald Knox here with stamped & addressed label & wrapping for return, I will write my name in it & correct two egregious misprints./In payment please put whatever you think suitable into the box at your nearest Catholic church./ Yours faithfully/Evelyn Waugh'. The other egregious misprint to which he referred is on page 39 where, in the Latin phrase 'Hic est calixmeus', Waugh has crossed out 'meus', put an insertion mark between 'est' and calix' and put in the margin 'enim'. A unique copy therefore of this biography of Monsignor Knox, for whom Waugh was literary executor.

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        Das Argument. Berliner Hefte für Probleme der Gesellschaft / Zeitschrift für Philosophie und Sozialwissenschaften. Jahrgänge 1-56 (1959-2014). Hefte 1-21, 28-310. (Hälfte des Jahrgangs 1962 und ganzer Jahrgang 1963 fehlen = Hefte 22-27).

      Hamburg & Berlin: Argument-Verlag 1959-2014. 8° (17,5-22,5 cm). Teils Orig.-Broschuren und teils Bibliotheks-Halbleinen- und Leinenbände. Hefte 1-21 als Reprint-Ausgaben in Broschur vorhanden (Hefte 15-19 als Doppel auch im Original). - Halbleinenbände foliert (half cloth volumes privately sealed witth transparent foil). - Ehemaliges Bibliotheksexemplar mit Rückensignatur, Inventarnummern und Stempeln auf Schnitten, Vorsatz- und Titelblatt. - Blätter der älteren Ausgaben gebräunt. Ansonsten gut erhaltenes Exemplar. - Bis auf die Hefte 22-27 vollständige Reihe, so sehr selten. - Einige Sonder- und Registerhefte beiliegend. Versand D: 11,00 EUR Das Argument. Berliner Hefte für Probleme der Gesellschaft / Zeitschrift für Philosophie und Sozialwissenschaften. Jahrgänge 1-56 (1959-2014). Hefte 1-21, 28-310. (Hälfte des Jahrgangs 1962 und ganzer Jahrgang 1963 fehlen = Hefte 22-27). Hamburg & Berlin: Argument-Verlag 1959-2014. 8° (17,5-22,5 cm). Teils Orig.-Broschuren und teils Bibliotheks-Halbleinen- und Leinenbände.

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        Combray

      Fischer Bücherei, 1959 - 191 S. ; 18 cm Exemplar in gutem Zustand, Einband mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren, K5516 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 400

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        The Americans

      New York: Grove Press, Inc, 1959. First American edition. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. 83 black-and-white photographs printed in gravure. [iv], vi, [170] pp. Oblong 8vo. Publisher's black cloth, spine lettered in gilt, black-and-white photo-illustrated dust-jacket, color collage by Alfred Leslie on back panel. Jacket lightly toned, rubbing to publisher's name at foot of spine, several nicks, short closed tear to front panel and spine folds. First American edition. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. 83 black-and-white photographs printed in gravure. [iv], vi, [170] pp. Oblong 8vo. "In The Americans Frank has given us a vision of the United States that is as true or untrue as we care to make it. What is certain is that it changed the face of photography in the documentary mode ? it paved the way for three decades of photographs exploring the personal poetics of lived experience. Many memorable photobooks have been derived from this mass of material. None has been more memorable, more influential, nor more fully realized than Frank's masterpiece" (Parr/Badger). Roth 101, pp. 150-1; Parr/Badger I, p. 247; The Open Book, pp. 176-7

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        ORIGINAL CORRECTED MANUSCRIPT AND CORRECTED TYPESCRIPT FOR THE WESTERN SHORT STORY, "THIRTY NINE DAYS TO GLORY"].

      [N.p., likely Los Angeles. 1957-1959]. - [48],[2],48,10pp. largely rectos only. Contemporary glazed cloth boards, gilt. Minor wear at spine ends and corners, some rubbing. Very good. The original manuscript with numerous added items, presented by author James Warner Bellah to his friend, Charles Benton. James Warner Bellah was a veteran of both World War I and World War II, and a popular western author during the 1930s through the 1950s. He wrote numerous books and stories centering on cavalry and Indians, largely pulp fiction published in periodicals and paperbacks, and occasionally serialized in more respectable outlets such as the Saturday The present work is comprised of Bellah's handwritten manuscript (with numerous holographic corrections, emendations, and paste-overs), the typescript (with a few holographic corrections), and the published version of the short story (extracted from the magazine) bound together in that order. The recipient, Charles Benton presumably bound the manuscript, typescript, and magazine text together at a later date. The story is titled "Thirty Nine Days to Glory" and concerns the "real story of Custer's Last Fight" according to the subtitle added to the final printed version, which appeared in the September 1959 issue of HOLIDAY magazine. Bellah presented each item to Benton separately, each time including a presentation inscription; the inscription on the manuscript is dated Aug. 24, 1957, the others undated. Bellah included a signed note (also bound in) when he transmitted the manuscript to Benton that carries some importance for Bellah scholars, as he writes: "This is only one of two original manuscripts of mine that I have not burned as a matter of routine after they were typed. The other is that of 'The Valiant Virginians' which was requested by and is now on permanent exhibit at the Columbia University Library in New York. Who knows - you may ultimately have a fortune." An excellent literary item for the western collector, and the only obtainable Bellah manuscript in the world. EVENING POST. Several of Bellah's stories were adapted to film, including three by director John Ford: FORT APACHE, SHE WORE A YELLOW RIBBON, and RIO GRANDE. Bellah also co-wrote the screenplays for THE SEA CHASE and THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE, and wrote for television throughout the 1950s and '60s.

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        Peter Doig. Alpiniste. Vorzugsausgabe in Leinenkassette. Ex Libris #11. Aufl. 40 Expl.

      - Der schottische Maler Peter Doig (Jahrgang 1959) gilt als einer der wichtigsten Künstler der Gegenwart und stellt in den großen Museen der Welt aus; auf Auktionen erzielen seine Bilder glamouröse Verkaufszahlen. Obwohl er figürlich arbeitet, ist sein Stil nicht fotorealistisch, sondern passt so richtig in keine gängige Kategorie. Er malt keine Landschaften, sondern »erinnerte« Momente, Landschaften, die verglühen, kurz nachdem man sie betrachtet hat. Für die Ex Libris- Vorzugsausgabe des Salon Verlages hat er ein Reprint des Buches »The Wonders of Ski-ing« aus dem Jahre 1932 ausgewählt, einen neuen Umschlag für das Buch entworfen und ein farbiges, signiertes Ex Libris gestaltet. Zusammen mit einer signierten Kaltnadelradierung, Aufl. 40 Expl., Blattgröße 54 x 40 cm, Plattengröße (Bild) 28,5 x 22,5 cm in einer schönen, leinenbezogenen Klappkassette kann der Sammler und Liebhaber, aber auch der Einsteiger in das Sammeln illustrierter Ausgaben Anteil nehmen an der Produktion eines der »Shooting stars« der internationalen Kunstszene. Die Kassette enthält: 1 Künstlerbuch »The Wonders of Ski-ing«, 22 x 28 cm, 288 Seiten, 1200 sw Abb., Text engl., Künstlereinband, signiert. 1 Ex Libris #11, signiert, nummeriert, Aufl. 300 Expl. 1 Kaltnadelradierung Auflage 40 Expl. sign., num. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Liberté des Mers

      Maeght 1959 - 57 x 38 cm Le 5 avril 1950, Reverdy acheva une copie manuscrite du poème La Liberté des Mers et son écriture particulièrement grande fut reproduite grandeur nature. Le travail d'impression, avec les lithographies de Braque, ne fut terminé que cinq ans plus tard, le 15 juin 1959. Braque était célèbre pour l'intérêt qu'il portait au procédé graphique et pour la patience avec laquelle il attendait d'avoir obtenu les meilleurs résultats. Ce majestueux livre d'artiste de presque 40 centimètres sur 60 ne fut finalement publié que fin mai 1960, un mois avant le décès de Reverdy (le 17 juin). Il doit son nom au classique d'Hugo Grotius (ou Hugo de Groot) sur le droit maritime: le livre Mare liberum, c'est-à-dire 'la mer libre'. Les lithographies de Braque sont des illustrations en pleines pages, calmes et de teintes pastel. Sur certaines des pages de textes, des décorations en vert ou en noir ont été apposées. Celles-ci sont plus foncées et de tonalité plus intense, et furent imprimées selon un procédé spécial par l'imprimerie Mourlot frères. Les lithographies de Braque semblent rester modestement à l'arrière-plan afin de laisser toute la place au texte, un mariage de prose et de poésie qui est en partie basé sur des poèmes publiés antérieurement. Mais à certains endroits du livre, les images de Braque envahissent le texte. Dans le poème 'Mirage' par exemple, sont dessinées les gouttes de pluie d'une averse, et les traits verticaux qui traversent les lettres et les lignes donnent au lecteur des vers 'Il ne pleut plus que sur les arbres et sur ma tête' l'impression d'une irritante ondée virtuelle. Paris: Maeght Editeur, 1959. Soft cover. État : Very Good. 1st Edition. 4° 18 pp - Loose leaf edition. High quality reproductions. Text in French. ATTENTION, le livre est un livre lourd, vérifié avec nous le prix du transport. PAY ATTENTION, to the fact that the book is heavy so ask the for shipping price. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Claremont College Administration Building

      ca. 1959. Brown diazo print heightened in white gouache. 7 x 31 inches. Signed and titled in pencil by the artist.

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        Goldfinger

      London: Jonathan Cape, (1959). First edition, first issue. 8vo. 318 pp. Publisher's black cloth gilt, gilt lettered to the spine, the blindstamped design of a skull to the upper board featuring twin gilt blocked coins to the eyes, neat ownership inscription dated 1959 to the front free endpaper, dust jacket, not price clipped. Map at p. 246. The jacket spine slightly tanned, a few light marks plus some wear to the head of the spine and corners, else very good. Gilbert, A7a (1.1).

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        The Art of William Blake

      Oxford University Press, London 1959 - Inscribed by Anthony Blunt on the front free endpaper to his longtime friend Moore Crosthwaite: "Moore / from / Anthony. / September 1960.". General wear and foxing. Unclipped dust jacket is considerably foxed with tanned spine; tears and small chips to edges; now protected by a mylar sleeve. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Mansart Builds a School

      Mainstream Publishers, New York 1959 - First edition. A bookplate on the front pastedown, paper over the front hinge cracked, but the hinge is still tight, a very good copy lacking the dustwrapper. Inscribed by Du Bois to a fellow author: "For Van Wyck Brooks, W.E.B. Du Bois May 26, 1960." Although the long careers of both Harvard-educated authors overlapped for many decades, Brooks and Du Bois apparently did not know one another well until relatively late in their lives. In 1948 Brooks made a very formal appeal to Du Bois in the Committee of One Thousand's efforts to fight the existence of HUAC. But over the following decade they evidently got to know each other much better since Brooks spoke at the 1958 installation of the Zorach bust of Du Bois at the Schomburg Collection. Du Bois's Brooklyn address is penciled below the inscription. The second book in Du Bois's *Black Flame* trilogy. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Goldfinger

      UK: Jonathan Cape, 1959. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Goldfinger by Ian Fleming First Edition Jonathan Cape 1959. No inscriptions, no foxing or browning. Clean edges to text block, covers fine and unmarked. Gilt still very much bright in original near fine first state dust jacket. Not price clipped and with none of the usual toning or darkening to spine.

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        Große Dampfkraftwerke. Planung, Ausführung und Bau. Band 1-3 (in 4). Band 1: Kraftwerksatlas mit Kennwerten von 200 Kraftwerken, 98 Kraftwerksbeschreibungen und 6 Ausführungsbeispielen. Band 2: Die Lehre vom Kraftwerksbau. Band 3: Die Kraftwerksausrüstung. Teil A + B. [4 Bd.]. Band 3 Teil A: Brennstoff, Wasser, Dampferzeugung, Rohrleitungen, Elektrotechnik. Teil B: Dampf- u. Gasturbinen, Generatoren. Leittechnik (Automatisierung, Steuerung, Regelung, Überwachung). Nebenanlagen, Hilfseinrichtungen, Unterhaltunge. Mit einem Anhang: Beispiele neuzeitlicher Kraftwerke.

      Berlin, Springer Vlg., 1959-1968. - 1073, 740, 744, 773 S., Mit Abb., Illustrationen u. Faltkarten. Mit Kartenbeilage. Bibl.-Ex. Guter Zustand. Einige wenige S. knickspurig. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 9665

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Haker GmbH & Co. KG]
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        Zwettler Codex 420. Hin und her. Hin süsse und vergnügt, her bitter und betrübt. Treu gegebene Nachricht durch einem im Jahre 1748 aus Europa in West-America, nahmentlich in die Provinz Paraguay abreisenden und im Jahre 1769 nach Europa zurukkehrenden Missionarium (erster Teil, nur dieser) (Veröffentlichungen zum Archiv für Völkerkunde Museum für Völkerkunde Wien; Band 4/1)

      Wien Braumüller 1 Auflage dieser Ausgabe 444 Seiten 25 cm Leinen gebunden fadengeheftet geprägte Deckel- und Rückenbeschriftung 1959 - gut erhaltenes Exemplar mit Gebrauchsspuren am Einband, hier kleine Flecke, der Buchblock weist diese Flecke nicht auf, ist fest in der Bindung und einwandfrei 1250 gr.

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        L\'Homme déguisé en Homme.

      Lausanne, Gonin, 1959. 156 S. mit 16 Radierungen von Hans Fischer auf Tafeln 4°, lose Bogen in Chemise, OHPergmt.-Umschlag in OSchuber Eines von 200 Ex. (GA 250). - Druckvermerk vom Herausgeber sign. - Zustand tadellos. Versand D: 5,75 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Galerie Joy]
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        Goldfinger.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1959., 1959. First Impression, First Issue, Binding A. Pp.318. Pp. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards with 'skull' design stamped to upper, in original pictorial dust-wrapper designed by Richard Chopping. An exquisite copy, in truly fine condition. The EARLIEST STATE of the binding blocked with extra detail to the skull. Housed in a quarter leather box. Gilbert A7a (1.1)

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Pura Tessin. Aquarell.

      1959 - Monogrammiert in Aquarell. Signiert, datiert und bezeichnet "Friedrich Gotsch 1959 / - Pura Tessin - Aquarell". Auf festerem Velin. Die farbfrische, lichtdurchflutete Straßenszene ist mit breitem Pinsel gemalt. Zwei weibliche Figuren, die wohl eine Last auf den Schultern tragen, führen im Vordergrund in das Bild hinein und strukturieren das Bild und bilden einen Bezugspunkt zur Architektur. - 1920 beginnt F. K. Gotsch ein Studium an der Sächsische Akademie der Künste Dresden und wird ein Meisterschüler von Oskar Kokoschka. Hier hat er Kontakt mit Hilde Goldschmidt und Hans Meyboden. Zu Studienaufenthalten hält er sich in New York, Paris, Italien und Südfrankreich, München und Berlin auf. Bei einem Luftangriff während des Zweiten Weltkriegs wurde sein Berliner Atelier und fast sein komplettes Werk zerstört. Nachdem Gotsch in den ersten Nachkriegsjahren vorrangig kulturpolitisch tätig ist, konzentriert er sich ab 1951 wieder vollständig auf seine künstlerische Arbeit. Nach einer Phase intensiver Auseinandersetzung mit dem Kubismus Picassos und des Experimentierens mit abstrakten Darstellungsformen entwickelt der Künstler den für sein weiteres Werk typischen "späten Expressionismus". Als einer der wenigen gegenständlich malenden Künstler seiner Generation kann sich Gotsch schon zu Lebzeiten öffentlicher Anerkennung erfreuen. - Im Außenrand unbedeutende Knickspur. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2100

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Dichter in New York. (Poeta en Nueva York). Uit het Spaans naar het Nederlands door Luc. Tournier. Illustraties van Corneille.

      Zaandijk, J. Heijnis Tsz., 1959. Ingenaaid met omslag (omslagtekening Corneille). 116 p. 1e druk.* Exemplaar met originele (Oost-Indische) inkttekening van Corneille, geheel in de stijl van de illustraties in het boek, op de Franse titel. Bovendien met handgeschreven, gesigneerde opdracht van de illustrator: 'A Hans Roest avec toute/ ma sympathie./ Paris 22 Février '60/ Corneille'.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas HOLTHUIS]
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        The Manchurian Candidate

      New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.,, 1959. Octavo. Original blue-cloth backed grey boards patterned in red, white and blue, spine lettered in white. With the dust jacket designed by Bernard Krigstein. Spine rolled and slightly rubbed at extremities, boards toned towards edges. An excellent copy in the dust jacket with a few nicks, a small chip to rear panel top edge and tape-repair to foot of joint between rear panel and flap. First edition, first printing of the author's second novel. Presentation copy, inscribed "For Gloria & Bert - with warm affection and appreciation - Dick Condon, 3/59, N. Y." on the front free endpaper.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        La danse du Berger. (Tanz der Hirten). Lithographie.

      1959 - Handschriftlich nummeriert "1097/2000". Im Stein signiert und datiert "17.11.59". Druck auf Velin von Arches (mit Wasserzeichen). Lithographie nach einer Tuschpinselzeichnung vom 17. November 1959 (vgl. Zervos, Vol. 19, Nr. 82). Das Motiv wurde darüber hinaus auch für ein Plakat verwendet (vgl. Czwiklitzer 368). - Blasser Lichtrand, zwei sehr schwache kaum sichtbare Faltspuren im unteren Darstellungsbereich, sonst schönes Blatt. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2100

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Original Watercolour Artwork for the 1959 Paperback Edition of The Dark Frontier.

      1959., 1959. The watercolour illustration measures 53cm x 34cm and is SIGNED by the artist, Oliver Brabbins, on the lower left. It is mounted and framed, the total size of the yellow metal effect frame is 75.5cm x 55cm. A striking design of the cover for the First Paperback Edition of this title. Based on the development of weaponry in the year 1936, The Dark Frontier was one of the first novels to predict the invention of a nuclear bomb and its consequences. Ambler evidently had no knowledge of what producing an atomic bomb may involve (even professional physicists at the time had only a vague idea).

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        The Pre-Masoretic Bible - 3 Volumes - 1956 Facsimile

      Hardcover. Good. 3 volumes. (Folio) original calf and boards, spine labels lettered in gilt. On the basis of this facsimile edition Sperber compiled his Grammar of Masoretic Hebrew (1959). De-accessioned from the Pacific School of Religion, most likely with bookplates, rear endpaper pockets, and/or rubberstamps, spine labels and other markings. 4 manuscripts representing a unique tradition: the Codex Reuchilianus, the Parma Pentateuch, the Parma Bible and the London Bible, and published with a general introduction, detailed description of the manuscripts, and basic conclusions by Alexander Sperber.

      [Bookseller: Cross and Crown Rare Books]
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        Military Relations Between the United States and Canada 1939-1945 - United States Army in World War II, Special Studies: Includes Signed Presentation Letter From General Lyman Louis Lemnitzer to Lieutenant General Samuel Findlay Clark, Canadian Army

      Office of the Chief of Military History, U.S. Army, 1959, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, First Edition. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall, 432 pages. Index. Biographical Notes. List of Abbreviations. Chart. Tables. Fourteen reproductions of black and white photos in text. Color map of Canada, Alaska and Greenland stored in back pocket. Describes in detail how Canada and the United States joined to thwart the Axis threat and stresses the very significant work of the Permanent Joint Board on Defense, Canada-United States. Inside front board a 9.25" x 6.25" typed presentation letter, dated 16 February 1960, to Lieutenant General Samuel Findlay Clark, Canadian Army, is signed by L.L. Lemnitzer, Chief of Staff of the United States Army. Letter was originally glued inside front board but is now loose. Yellow glue discoloration to perimeter of letter and front fixed endpaper. Light wear and no markings to this extraordinary association copy, Association Copy

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        LYRICS ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. First edition. Trifling rubs to extremes, fine in dust jacket with moderate rubbing and chipping. First edition. xvi, 362p, ix, index, (iii). Gilt-titled brown cloth spine with green cloth covers. INSCRIBED & SIGNED on flyleaf: "For 'Bill Warford - With best wished and kind regards - From Ira Gershwin, Beverly Hills, May, '71." Warford was a minister at the Soldiers & Sailors Home in Quincy, Il and an erstwhile actor.

      [Bookseller: First Folio]
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        Mad; Humor in a Jugular Vein. Vol. 1, No. 1 - Vol. 1, No 23; with: MAD: Humor in a Jugular Vein, Vol. 1, No, 24 - Vol. 1, No. 51

      New York: EC / Educational Comics, 1959. Wraps. Most issues fine to very fine; a small number slightly less than fine, old tape-mends to the rear wrapper of one of the comic-books (no. 17), in all a splendid run, extremely well-preserved.. Uniform 8vos, 7-1/4 X 10-1/4 in. (numbers 1-23); uniform 4tos, 10-3/4 X 8 in. (numbers 24-51); original printed wrappers. A consecutive run of the first 51 numbers of the iconic periodical of irreverent satire that has entertained several generations of postwar youth. Founded by Harvey Kurtzmann and William L. Gaines, for its first 23 numbers, MAD was a comic book; in July 1955 it changed over to a magazine format. In the course of its long life -- which continues to this day -- there has been virtually no aspect of American culture that MAD has not satirized. It established a model for irreverent humor that led to offpspring such as National Lampoon, The Simpsons, and, it could be argued, a vast array of television, movies, and print-format humor. Among the roster of talent that helped to create MAD have been cartoonists Al Jaffee and Don Martin, Mort Drucker and comic giants such as Ernie Kovacs, Steve Allen, Bob Elliott & Ray Goulding ("Bob and Ray") and Stan Freberg. An excellent run in uncommonly nice condition.

      [Bookseller: Locus Solus Rare Books]
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        A Malay-English Dictionary (Romanised) (2 Volumes)

      London: Macmillan, 1959. Hardcover. Good. 6-9-15. More than 50 years after the publication of Wilkinson's magnum opus of a Malay-English dictionary in English and the Malay Jawi and Rumi scripts, this work confines itself to English and the Rumi (Romanised) script. The is an interesting short preface where the compiler explains "how he came 'to take up so dull a hobby' as writing dictionaries. The first volume covers the Malay letters A to K, while the second volume covers the remainder of the alphabet. As in the original volumes, Wilkinson, where known, gives the origins of the words defined. There is also a short bibliography. 1298 pages. Weight: 3kg. Post free within Malaysia, but, due to its weight, this book is likely to incur additional postal charges when posted outside Malaysia The two volumes appear to be in their original bindings, but the covers have scattered stains and some bubbling of the cloth. The bottom corners of both covers are worn. The binding is tight and the text clear with mild to medium tanning throughout.

      [Bookseller: The Penang Bookshelf]
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        Dents de lait Dents de Loup

      - P. Pierre de Tartas 1959. In-folio en feuilles sous chemise et étui de l'éditeur. 13 gravures sur cuivre dont une sur la couverture et 2 en couleurs de Jacques VILLON. Tirage limité à 200 exemplaires. Un des 50 sur grand vélin de Rives avec une suite des 2 doubles planches.

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        The Currents of Space

      Garden City: Doubleday, 1959 - First Edition. Very light rubbing; near fine in dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Co., Inc., A.B.A.A.]
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        COMPAÑEROS DE VIAJE.

      Edit. Joaquín Horta. Barcelona, 1959 - . 76 pág., 4 h. Cubierta de José María de Martín. Primera edición. Primer libro de poemas del autor. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Praha panoramatická

      Praha: SNKLHU 1959 1. Auflage, Fotobuch mit 284 künstlerischen Aufnahmen von Prag, aufgenommen mit einem Weitwinkelobjektiv, mit einem Gedicht von Jaroslav Seifert, grafische Gestaltung von Arch. J. Rothmayer; OLWd. mit OUmschlag, in maßgefertigter Pappschachtel, 295 Seiten, quer 4°; in sehr gutem Zustand, Umschlag auch außerordentlich schön erhalten. * Today a legendary publication on quality gravure printing. Introductory poem by Jaroslav Seifert, graphic arrangement, cover, binding by J. Rothmayer. Photographs taken with a Kodak panorama camera, size 10 x 30 cm, flat filters; 284 photographs, 35.3 x 22.3 cm, original linen binding with dust jacket; customer-made cardboard box with Sudek\'s name on the top, very rare copy with dust jacket!Josef Sudek, Fotografie, Fotobuch, Kunst, Avantgarde, Bibliophilien, Pragensia

      [Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská]
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