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        The Street Where You Live And What You Can Do to Improve It

      New York: NAACP. Good. 1960. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Softcover. Pulp paper front cover shows crease with associated chipping at bottom fore corner. 5 small tears (1/8' - 1/4") and some curling visible at spine edge. Acidic paper darkly toned though Illustrations still remain bright. ; A scare piece of civil rights ephemera, The Street Where You Live is a beautiful comic book with sixteen full sized, full colored pages. The story involves a group of black citizens who organize to better their neighborhood, and who see positive changes and vow to continue to organize and vote regularly. .

      [Bookseller: Oddfellow's Fine Books and Col]
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        The Big Book for Before We Read

      Chicago: Scott Foresman, 1960. Posters. Very Good. Johnson, Gordon. Complete set of 12 giant (18" x 21") Dick, Jane, and Sally poster cards for classroom display. Includes the original shipping sleeve. Generally clean with occasional light soiling and finger smudges. Minor wear. Two of the cards have edge tears; one extends just beyond the blue margin. (Additional single cards from this set are available.).

      [Bookseller: Read 'Em Again Books, ABAA]
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        Mamacita con paraguas.

      ca. 1960. - Color pastel on paper. Full-body portrait. 25 x 14.25", mounted on larger foamcore board. Very good.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Whaling Journals of Schooner "Mystic" and Bark "Greyhound," Atlantic Ocean, 1910 - 1918. Miscellaneous Manuscript Notes, Photographs, Original Typescript of the Book, "Captain Joe," with Corrections by Author, and a Signed Copy of Captain Joe."

      Folio journal, about 300 pages of manuscript entries, plus nine pages of manuscript, five photographs, 314 pages of typescript, and a copy of the book "Captain Joe" NY. (1960) 271 pp. This is a wonderful assemblage documenting the latter days of the Atlantic sperm whale fishery. The two whaling journals - bound in a single volume - are supplemented by the manuscript material and by Captain Joe's book about this very period in the fishery's history. The first journal, that of the "Mystic," was kept by three successive captains. It gives the usual information, enhanced by accounts of desertions, deaths, stowaways, and labor troubles with the crew. The three captains were Edwards, Smith, and Joseph. Each kept the journal in his own hand. The parts of the voyage under Edwards and Joseph were reasonably successful and happy. Smith's turn as master was marked by unhappiness among the crew, desertions, and poor luck whaling. Smith, who was dying of stomach cancer, was relieved at Dominica. Edwards used whale stamps 69 times to mark chases and kills. Smith used none, and had little occasion to. Joseph used drawings of flukes, to which he added details of each kill. Overall, it was quite a successful voyage returning, according to Lund, 2983 barrels of sperm oil. Lund's record of this voyage does not include the turn taken by Smith as master. The "Greyhound" was a longer lived and better known ship. She was a key part of the Azorean whaling fleet, and the scene of much of Joe Gomes' adventures in his book "Captain Joe." This journal begins in August 1917 and runs through June 1918, when she returned to port with 750 sperm. It resumes in September of that year and continues until August 19, 1919, at which time she returned, again with 750 barrels of sperm oil. The captain for the voyages was A.C. Corvello, though the journal was kept by a mate - who refers, occasionally, to "the Capt." The writing is sloppy, but the action is good. Early in December during the second voyage, there was a mutiny aboard. While the Captain was at the mast head the cook and an an accomplice used axes to wound some of the crew. They were eventually subdued and later turned over to the U.S. consul at Barbados. Toward the end of the voyage the "Greyhound" was leaking so badly she nearly sank. This portion of the journal uses 48 whale stamps. Everything about these journals is substantiated in "Captain Joe." Gomes, in fact had sailed a few years earlier on the "Greyhound" with Captain Corvello, who was his brother-in-law. I had always assumed that whales were scarce in the closing days of the Atlantic sperm whale fishery, but both these journals and Gomes' book correct that impression - there were plenty of whales, and there was plenty of action. "Captain Joe" is written "as told to Don Sevrens", but Gomes' unique voice comes through strongly in the narrative, and it is probable that Gomes sat and talked, while Sevrens scribbled away. The manuscript corrections in the typescript of the book (carbon copies on onionskin paper) are strictly confined to factual details. Finally, the notes accompanying this lot are intriguing. Some of them, at least were written in the early 1970s. Others, in the same hand, give details and provide illustrations of, fittings and rigging aboard the "Greyhound." One note reads, "Use to sit on Mr. Howvitz (who appears in the book) son in laws lap. Named Mo for short for Morris I suppose. He had curly blond hair..." which sounds very much like a note Gomes might have kept for ghostwriter Sevrens. The lot

      [Bookseller: Ten Pound Island Book Co.]
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        Kiss Kiss

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf,, 1960. Octavo. Original pale purple cloth, titles to spine and front board in black on pink ground, top edge pink. With the dust jacket. Spine lightly sunned, cloth faintly foxed, internally fresh. An excellent copy in the jacket with sunned spine, lightly spotted panels and some nicks to extremities. First edition, fifth printing of Dahl's bestselling fourth collection of short stories. Presentation copy, inscribed by Patricia Neal Dahl and signed by Roald Dahl on the front free endpaper, "To Sister Baker, with gratitude for your helping hand! Patricia Neal Dahl and Roald Dahl. Aug. 1960." The Dahls's son, Theo Matthew Roald, was born on 30 July 1960, and it is likely on account of Baker's assistance with the felicitous event that the presentation was made.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Night (First UK Edition)

      London: MacGibbon and Kee, 1960. First Edition. First Edition. Wiesel's classic account of idolatry and the destruction of religious faith during the Holocaust. Very Good plus in a bright, Very Good plus, price clipped dust jacket. Neat contemporary owner name and date (1965) on the front flyleaf. Jacket has no loss, just a touch of toning at the spine panel and some light soil to the rear panel. A bright, attractive copy.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        No 119: Poètes, Peintres, Sculpteurs

       Maeght Editeur, Paris, 1960. 11 Original-Lithographien (inkl. Umschlag) davon 9 farbig, 4 doppelblattgroß und einige Abb., kart., folio - Original-Lithographien von: Raoul Ubac, Georges Braque, Marc Chagall, Joan Miró, Alberto Giacometti, Jaen Bazaine, Eduardo Chillida, Pablo Palazuelo, Pierre Tal-Coat und Francois Fiedler / 2 Lithographien nach Fernand Léger und Wassily Kandinsky sowie Texten von René Char, Blaise Cendrans, Raymond Queneau, Jacques Dupin u.a. / Text französisch - Versand D: 5,90 EUR Kunst und Kunstwissenschaften

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        Facsimile Wisden Set - Billings (1st Reprint) - 1864 to 1878

      Hi, This lot is a Billings box set, the first ever box set of facsimiles that were prodused in 1960. They resemble the original paperbacks (as did L B but unlike the 3rd Wisden set in 1991 that are like rebinds), It comes in their original box. The box is worn but the books are nice, some wear but a decent set of facsimiles. 100 sets were produced with 50 individuals so 150 of each book were made. Please see the large pictures. More available on request. Buy-Now More Photos on request. Payment: Card or Cheque or BACS or Paypal

      [Bookseller: Wisdenshop.com]
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        Archive of scripts for 56 episodes of "Peter Gunn" (Collection of 57 original screenplays from the 1958-1960 television show)

      Los Angeles, CA: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1960. Archive of scripts and revision pages for 56 episodes of the hip private-eye detective television series "Peter Gunn." Copies belonging to screenwriter Lewis Reed, with his holograph name to the front wrapper of each episode. Included are screenplays for nearly half of the 114-episode run of the noir influenced television series starring the sophisticated, sharp-dressed, modern iazz-loving private eye Peter Gunn, played by Craig Stevens. Probably the only television show that ever rivaled the best film noir of the big screen, with minimalist dialogue and bleak, open-ended conclusions that challenge even the best of television today. Creator Blake Edwards, who later spawned both "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and the "Pink Panther" comedy film series starring Peter Sellers, would use the success of "Peter Gunn" to jump start his film career. Nominated for eight Primetime Emmy Awards and a Grammy Award. Composer Henry Mancini also won an Emmy and two Grammy Awards for the show's well-loved theme song, including the first Grammy ever awarded for Album of the Year. Scripts in Very Good to Near Fine condition. Mimeograph on eye-rest green or white stock. Many episodes also contain pink, blue, white, and yellow revision pages laid in at the rear.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Drawings for the Bible by Marc Chagall

      New York: Harcourt, Brace &, 1960. Hardcover. Fine. Marc Chagall. A lovely copy of the July 1960 1st American edition, with all 24 full-page color lithographs (printed by Mourlot Freres of Paris) in pristine condition. Tight and Near Fine in its wonderful pictorial boards. Lacking the dustjacket. Folio, the text, which complements Chagall's drawings, is by the great French philosopher Gaston Bachelard.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        GREEN EGGS AND HAM (FIRST STATE WITH 50 VOCAB STICKER, AND SIGNED ON LAID IN CARD)

      Random House 1960 - Beautiful unrestored SIGNED copy of the extremely scarce First State of the First Edition, First Printing of GREEN EGGS AND HAM by Dr. Seuss, accompanied with a signed laid in stationary card, signed and inscribed by Dr. Seuss to "Paul". The sheet will come with an authentication letter from PSA/DNA. True First Edition of this title, with the rare first state jacket WITH the requisite "50 WORD VOCABULARY" sticker to the front panel (Younger And Hirsch ) Copyright page showing the 1960 date, the B-16 code on the jacket and book spine and the 195/195 printed on the inside front flap of the jacket. In the later states of this book, the "50 Word Vocabulary" advertisement was printed directly onto the jacket. The book has crisp glossy orange boards in beautiful condition for this title which is often found with scribbles, writing, ruined spines and other issues that revolve around first edition children's books. This copy has bright glossy boards with strong vibrant colors. The boards are clean with no fading, and no rips. The end papers are unusually clean for a children's book and have no writing, no bookplates and no inscriptions. The interior pages are crisp, clean stiff and bright with no writing, no stains, no handling marks, and no foxing. Beautiful bright copy of a children's book in hard to find clean condition. The original first edition dust jacket is in vibrant unrestored condition with some light chipping and a few tiny intact tears. Overall a near fine beautiful jacket. Tiny spot on rear panel. The dust jacket is NOT priced clipped and has the stated price of 195/195 on the inside front flap. Requisite "50 WORD VOCABULARY" sticker to front panel. A Stunning vibrant jacket showcasing the book. A beautiful example, with a signed and inscribed stationary sheet by Dr. Seuss laid in. Presents very well with the striking jacket and clean, crisp book. Additional images available upon request. Please see our Abe store for our other rare children's books. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meier And Sons Rare Books]
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        British Press Photograph of Marilyn Monroe and Frankie Vaughan

      London: Camera Press Ltd.. [1960]. English press photograph. Gelatin silver print. 4.75" x 6.5" with stamp of Camera Press Ltd. and attached caption: Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe pictured with British actor and singer Frankie Vaughan, who will appear vin her new film, 'Let's Make Love', which also features French actor Yves Montand." .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        English as She is Spoke.

      London: The Lion and Unicorn Press at the Royal College of Art,, 1960. With an Introduction by Paul Jennings. Oblong quarto. Original colour pictorial boards after Edward Bawden, titles to spine gilt. 31 colour illustrations, including 15 double-page, by Edward Bawden. Faint spotting to cloth, light scuffing to front board, endpapers a touch foxed,else contents bright and fresh. An excellent copy. First edition, limited to 200 copies, of which this is number 187. Beautifully illustrated with views of Portugal reproduced from Edward Bawden's sketch books, English as She is Spoke is an edited version of a 19th-century Portuguese-English phrase book, which unintentionally became a classic of humorous literature, commonly known as English as She is Spoke. In 1883 Mark Twain wrote the introduction of the first US edition of the conversational guide: "In this world of uncertainties, there is, at any rate, one thing which may be pretty confidently set down as a certainty: and that is, that this celebrated little phrase-book will never die while the English language lasts. Its delicious unconscious ridiculousness, and its enchanting naivete, as are supreme and unapproachable, in their way, as are Shakespeare's sublimities. Whatsoever is perfect in its kind, in literature, is imperishable: nobody can imitate it successfully, nobody can hope to produce its fellow; it is perfect, it must and will stand alone: its immortality is secure". A lovely copy of a scarce title.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Boxe

      - non paginé (environ 40 pp.) Paris, librairie Méa, circa 1960, in-4, non paginé (environ 40 pp.), cartonnage recouvert de tissu noir, Un des 10 exemplaires imprimés sur Japon Impérial (Exemplaire B), enrichi d'une aquarelle originale. Ouvrage du célèbre illustrateur de vogue, dédicacé à Michel de Brunhoff, rédacteur en chef de l'édition française de Vogue de 1929 à 1954. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Teatr. (Teatp). 1960. 12 issues

      Moscow (Moskva): Iskusstvo, 1960. 4to. Original wraps. 12 issues complete for the year. Later issues ISSN 0131-6885 1960--1964 -- ( ) « » -- , , . 1937 « ». 1941 1945, 1995, 1998--1999, 2009--2010. , 1990- ( 1996 1997 ). 2010 1 2 . 1945--1953 , 1954--1990

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        A Canticle for Leibowitz (with wrap-around band)

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1960. First edition. Fine/Fine. A Fine copy of the book, in like dust jacket, retaining the scarce publisher's promotional wrap-around band with reviews by Ray Bradbury and Carlos Baker. Book is nearly pristine with just a hint of foxing to the closed page block. Dust jacket in exceptional condition with only the most trivial rubbing at the spine folds. Wrap-around band also in Fine condition. Very scarce in superior condition, including the wrap-around band. Fine in Fine dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        A Separate Peace

      The Macmillan Company, New York 1960 - First Edition, First Printing authentically SIGNED by John Knowles "To.with best regards, John Knowles" A beautiful copy. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is rich in color with minor wear to the edges. The book is bound in the publisher's cloth and is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy SIGNED by the author. Trades and offers considered. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        View of Lake Merritt, Oakland. Study for a Mural.

      Oakland, CA: Circa 1960. - Pencil on paper. 9.5 x 19.25 inches. Provenance: Estate of the artist.Drawn around the time that the Kaiser Center was built.André Boratko was the state director of the Work Progress Administration's Federal Art Project in South Dakota.He moved to California in 1943, where he at first he worked as a production illustrator for Kaiser Shipyards. In 1946 he joined the faculty of the California School of Fine Arts, (later CCAC and then CCA).

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Bildnis einer jungen Frau. Öl auf Platte, signiert.

      - Bildmaß 45 x 27,5 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alt gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß: 56 x 39 cm ), Das Bild ist mit Öl auf Platte gemalt, rechts unten mit *Junker* signiert, verso bezeichnet *Bildnis einer jungen Frau*- Undatiert, wohl um 1960 herum entstanden. Das Bild gering berieben, der Rahmen etwas fleckig und bestoßen. ( Literatur: Vollmer Künstlerlexikon und der Neue Rump: Hamburgisches Künstlerlexikon ). ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )( Provenienz: Kunsthandel ) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Night, Dawn and The Accident.

      Hill and Wang 1960-1962, New York - First American editions of each work in the author's acclaimed Night Trilogy. Octavo, three volumes, original cloth. Each are signed by Wiesel, The Accident is inscribed by him. Each are near fine in very good to near fine dust jackets. "If only I could get rid of this dead weightImmediately I felt ashamed of myself, ashamed forever" wrote Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel in reference to his dying father. Night relays Wiesel's experience as a prisoner in the concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald in 1944-1945. Wiesel witnessed the inversion of convention and destruction of values. He writes, "here there are no fathers, no brothers, no friendseveryone lives and dies for himself alone." "To the best of my knowledge no one has left behind him so moving a record" (Alfred Kazin). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        TOROS 15 lavis de Pablo Picasso, poeme de Pablo Neruda

      TOROS 15 lavis de Pablo Picasso, poeme de Pablo Neruda Editions Au Vent d'Arles, Paris 1960. Limited edition of 500 numbered copies, of which this copy is one of them. Portfolio with the poem Toros of Pablo Neruda, in Spanish and French, accompanied by 15 pochoirs (Daniel Jacomet) reproducing the wash drawings by Picasso, each numbered in pencil. Text and prints are loose, as issued, secured in the original red satin portfolio cover with a drawing after Picasso printed in black on the front, black satin spine, linen flaps and tie-strings. Complete of title page, colophon and text, printed on velin d'Arches paper. Condition: Portfolio folder worn with stains and discoloration, one of the tie-string missed, dent on back right corner. Inside very light foxing on the text page; prints in very good condition. More detailed pictures on request.

      [Bookseller: Marninart, Inc (ABAA-ILAB)]
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        Mr Citizen

      Bernard Geis Associates, 1960 Special edition, one of 1000 copies, signed by the author. Maroon cloth with red and blue spine labels. Fine in publisher's mylar dust jacket and fine slipcase. Also housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Large Original Photograph

      Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Beautiful large original photograph of the important American composer ca. 1960's, shown looking downwards against a blank background. Some creases; overall in very good condition. The photographer is unidentified. 16.5 x 12 inches (42 x 30.3 cm).From the collection of Manfred Ibel, "a young German art student and amateur flute player to whom Barber dedicated the piano concerto. Because from the early 1950s Menotti was drawn more and more into the public arena and the demands of his and Barber's professional lives limited their time together, Barber welcomed having an available companion with whom he could travel and talk about music and literature. What seemed to draw him to the charismatic Ibel was their 'mutual affinity for the spirit of German Romanticism and culture.' During the summer of 1959 they shared a house on Martha's Vineyard, and it was at this time Barber wrote the song for flute and piano, Elegy, that in 1962 he orchestrated for the second movement of his piano concerto." (Barbara Heyman, notes for the "Barber & Britten, Music + Festival" October, 2013, University of Arizona)

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        "Now, Here';s My Plan:" A Book of Futilities

      Simon and Schuster, 1960. First edition. Trade paperback. 4to. (Pages darkened as usual, otherwise a near fine copy.) Original printed wrappers (only minor wear at edges, corners clean, spine straight and tight). FIRST EDITION, AN OUTSTANDING ASSOCIATION COPY, WITH A LENGTHY INSCRIPTION BY SILVERSTEIN in blue ink to Harper & Row Sales Executive Frank Scioscia on the inner front wrapper: "Dear Frank -- Thank you for telling me that S+S [Simon & Schuster] was about to reprint this book so that I could offer my assistance to Johnathan who could ask me to do more drawings so that the book coukld become so large that S+S would refuse to do it so that I could bring it to Haroers so that Wynn would want it so that I could spend this last year working on it so that it could become a masterpiece so that its disgustingly obscene content could cost us all our lives and livelyhood. Love and thanks for all the help -- for so many book[s] for so long -- Shel."

      [Bookseller: Riverrun Books & Manuscripts]
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        Psycho (Original photograph of Anthony Perkins in front of the Bates Motel, from the 1960 film)

      Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1960. Vintage single weight black and white photograph of Anthony Perkins on the set of the 1960 film, silhouetted against the Bates Motel. The most sought after image from the known stills produced. Far and away the highest grossing film of Hitchcock's career, nominated for 4 Academy awards, including Hitichcock's fifth and final Best Director nomination, and a key film in expanding allowable depictions of both violence and sexuality under the eroding Production Code. Selected by the National Film Registry in 1992. 8 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Very Good plus, with a few pinholes at the corners. National Film Registry. Hardy, The BFI Companion to Crime, p. 275. Spicer, p. 423.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        [The Country Girls Trilogy, comprising] The Country Girls; The Lonely Girl, [and] Girls in their Married Bliss

      London Hutchinson / Jonathan Cape [through 1964] 1960 Three First Impressions. 8vo's: 224; 254; 190pp. Country Girls (Hutchinson, 1960): Publisher's black cloth, spine titled in gilt within sky-blue title block; price-clipped dust jacket illustrated by Jillian Willett. About Fine, with lightly spotted top edge and neat ownership inscription to front fly leaf, in Near Fine or better jacket with minor foxing to base of back panel and flap folds. The Lonely Girl (Cape, 1962): Publisher's mauve cloth, spine stamped gilt, price-clipped dust jacket illustrated by Hofbauer. Fine, but for neat gift inscription to front fly leaf, in about Fine jacket with small stains to back panel. Girls in their Married Bliss (Cape, 1964): Publisher's French blue cloth, spine stamped gilt, top edge stained black, illustrated dust jacket by David Fawcett, priced 18s. About Fine (covers slighted bowed), in just about Fine jacket, spine panel very lightly rubbed and dust-soiled. In all, a handsome, collectible set. Fine-

      [Bookseller: Fine Editions Ltd.]
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        The Greatest Masterpieces of Russian Literature

      Heron Books, 1960 FIRST PRINTING FOR HERON BOOKSCollection of leather bound novels which can be sold separately. Contact seller for more details.Drawings by various artists. (illustrators). All volumes are either or.red Leather binding. Gilt ornamental Leather Bindings, gilt lettering and decorations on covers and spines (nice and bright gilt designs on covers and spines, gilt decorative endpapers, silk bookmark ties, each book measures about eight inches high by five inches wide.Each book contains about 300pages. Complete and unabridged which represent the most-famous writings of the greatest Russian authors of the nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century - all translated into English by various translators including Constance Garnett and others. All books in very good to excellent condition, all nice and firmly-bound, bar the usual foxing / discolouration to outside page edges, but still one of the better sets we've handled of these Russian books. All books are first editions thus. Printed on non-glare and acid-free paper and a nice easy-to-read typeface. These books will grace any bookshelf in this lovely edition or some great reading PIX. #AAA1. Collection of thirty-five various faux-leather bound Russian literary classics, The Greatest Masterpieces of Russian Literature, all translated into English by Constance Garnett and other notable translators, comprising the following authors and titles: *. *****  Fyodor Dostoevsky. The Brothers Karamazov: II. Fyodor Dostoevsky. Crime and Punishment. Nikolay Gogol. Dead Souls. Nikolay Gogol. Taras Bulba.. Maxim Gorky. The Artamonov Business.  Maxim Gorky. Through Russia:  Nikolai Leskov. Selected Tales. Alexander Pushkin. The Captain's Daughter and Other Stories - Queen of Spades. N.E. Shchedrin. Leo N. Tolstoy. Anna Karenina. Ivan S. Turgenev. Fathers and Sons. with, Liza. Ivan Turgenev. Smoke.Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. 1st Edition. The book looks like new, unread and clean. Edges are sharp and fine. No tears or creases. No stain, writing or reminder marks. The binding is straight and tight. The books themselves are very nice.SHIPPING WITHIN CANADA $13 DOLLARS US FUNDS$6 For each aditional book after the first book which is to be prepaid by email wire transfer only. Postage and shipping fees are non-refundablePriority and International orders will require additional postage.More Information | Ask Bookseller

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        Welcome Home!

      Harper, 1960 A near fine first edition in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket, signed by Bemelmans on the half-title page. Large newspaper clip attached to rear paste-down. We will provide a certificate of authenticity.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        La Pianta Marmorea di Roma Antica: Forma Urbis Romae

      1960. 2 vols., 265 pp. text on the massive marble map of ancient Rome, detailed catalogue of 712 fragments of the map of Rome, concordances, ext. notes, bibliography, documents, indices, ca. 75 text illus., 58 illus. on 16 plates in the text, hundreds of illus. on 64 fine plates (4 double, several folding) loose in portfolio. Some minor scattered foxing. Folio. Cloth and cloth portfolio. Rome (Comune di Roma) 1960. One of 400 copies.

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        Madrigaux by Stephane Mallarme

      Paris: Cercle Du Livre Precieux, 1960. Stiff Boards. Loose as issued in orig. mauve wrappers printed in black in original glassine. Fine in fine illustrated chemise in matching near fine slipcase. Dufy, Raoul. Unpaginated, 28.5 x 23.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 305 of 1200 on velin pur fil wove paper, 25 original color lithographs printed recto only by Daniel Jacomet. A fine example of livre d'artiste composition reproducing the edition of 1920. This work the first in the collection, "Le Musee du Bibliophile." Interior contents fresh and clean.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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        For Your Eyes Only

      New York: The Viking Press 1960, 1960. FIRST US EDITION. Pp.218. Publisher's yellow and green cloth in pictorial dust-wrapper illustrated by Richard Chopping. No inscriptions or price-clipping. Book is fine and unread; jacket shows a little wear to spine endsa. A crisp, clean copy. Uncommon in such bright condition Gilbert A8b (1)

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Pavannes and Divagations

      London: Peter Owen Limited, 1960. First U.K. Edition, First Printing. SIGNED by Ezra Pound on the title page and with Pound's hand-drawn gadfly figure above his controversial definition of religion on page 231: "Another of the numerous failures resulting from an attempt to popularize art." The book includes a selection of some of Pound's lesser-known prose and poetry, his possibly autobiographical "Indiscretions," a group of facetious verses, Pound's translations from the dialogues of Fontenelle, and more. 8vo, xi, 243 pages in blue cloth boards stamped in gold. A Very Good copy of the first U.K. edition, first printing. (A New Directions edition appeared in the U.S. two years earlier). Light rubbing to boards, three corners bumped, slight indentations to the lower corners of the pages. The unclipped dust jacket is Very Good, showing a bit of soiling, slight tide mark to the spine tail, light edge wear, a small indent to the front panel and a tiny tear to the front panel's upper edge. Copies of the first U.K. edition, such as this one, are much more scarce than the first U.S. edition (1,000 copies issued, compared with 4,000 for the first U.S. edition). Signed copies of either edition are rarely encountered, especially ones like this with an original illustration hand-drawn by Pound. Gallup A74b. RARE SIGNED.

      [Bookseller: Le Bookiniste]
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        A Sailboat Moored in Nassau

      Nassau: 1960. Watercolor on paper. 10.5 x 14 inches. Signed, dated and titled Nassau. Creases on left 1/2 inch. Born in 1879 in London, England, he was a landscape painter, teacher, and lecturer. He was elected an Associate of the National Academy of Design, New York City, in 1945, an Academician in 1948. He was also a member of the American Watercolor Society; the New York Watercolor Club; the Society of Graphic Art; Old Dudley Art Society, London; American Artists Professional League; National Arts Club; and the Century Club.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        Progressive Wheat Production,

      Centre d`Etude de l`Azote 4 Geneva, 1960 - Fachbuch, Sachbuch, Landwirtschaft, Agrarwirtschaft, Pflanzenproduktion, Nutzpflanzen, Getreide, Weizen Wissenschaft, Technik, Unterricht 338 Seiten, Fachbuch / Sachbuch aus dem Bereich Landwirtschaft / Agrarwirtschaft / Ackerbau / Pflanzenproduktion / Pflanzenzucht / Weizen; mit Beiträgen in deutscher, englischer; französischer Sprache; reichhaltig illustriert; Bibliotheksexemplar; Einband minimal bestoßen; gut erhalten Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 550 ca. 28 x 21 cm, gebundene Ausgabe

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Höbald]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Lippincott (1960), Philadelphia - Stated Twelfth Impression. Brown boards in green cloth backstrip. A clean, very slightly cocked copy, but tight with sharp corners. The jacket is price-clipped (with pinking shears) at top and bottom, with very minor chipping along the edges and several rubbed spots, mostly along the creases. A few closed tears to the jacket at the folds. Overall, a sturdy, presentable copy. On the front free endpaper is a bookplate SIGNED BY HARPER LEE on her initial book tour. Provenance: This had been the property of the Lippincott sales representative who escorted her on that tour. His son is also a veteran publisher's rep and a close acquaintance. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: A Cappella Books, Inc.]
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        I Generali.

      - 1960 circa. Tecnica mista policroma su carta pesante, cm 50 x 69,5 (il foglio), esemplare in prova d'artita "E. A." (a lapis in bs. a sn.), "bay" (a lapis in bs. a ds.). Soggetto caro all'Autore: nella composizione "I Generali" ostentano le medaglie al valore e nei loro loro volti sono le due facce del potere economico e militare, le due facce delle gerarchie che ordinano la società. Notevole prova ben marcata e in ottimo stato.

      [Bookseller: BOTTEGHINA D'ARTE GALLERIA KÚPROS]
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