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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)

      [Bookseller: Schubertiade Music & Arts ]
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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

      [Bookseller: peterfryersales]
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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.

      [Bookseller: F.A. Bernett Books]
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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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        Chinese Ceramics in the West : A Compendium of Chinese Ceramic Masterpieces in European and American Collection

      Mayuyama & Co. Ltd, 1960-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. x, 18, 1 pages : 120 plates maps ; 33 cm. Hardcover in slip case. Good binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. English and Japanese. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

      [Bookseller: SequiturBooks]
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        Topographia Germaniae : I: Schweiz. II: Schwaben. III: Elsaß. IV: Bayern. V: Rheinpfalz. VI: Mainz - Trier - Köln. VII: Hessen. VIII: Westfalen. IX: Franken. X: Österreich. XI: Böhmen - Mähren - Schlesien. XII: Obersachsen. XIII: Brandenburg - Pommern. XIV: Niedersachsen. XV: Braunschweig - Lüneburg. XVI: Niederlande - Burgund.

      Kassel Bärenreiter, 1960-1968. 16 Bände mit zahllosen teilweise nehrfach ausfaltbaren Ansichten und Karten. 4°. gebundene Originalpappbände (Elefantenhaut) mit blindgeprägtem (jeweiligem) Wappensupralibros und goldgeprägtem Lederrückenschild mit Originalumschlägen. gutes Exemplar der hochwertigen Faksimilserie, bis auf den später erschienenen Registerband komplett. Wenige Umschläge mit kleinen Einrissen und leicht nachgedunkelt. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Michael Solder]
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        Profile Publications Automobile Magazine - Volume 1 to 96

      Profile Publications, 1960. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. VG collection of issues 1 to 96 in order, of these highly desirable automobile profile publications, with full specifications and photos throughout each. Runs from Volume 1 profiling the 1908 and 1914 G. P. Mercedes through to number 96 V16 B. R. M. Light corner wear and creasing to number 1, all others VG and well-preserved, light usage and a little edge and corner rubbing only, all bindings are secure with bright staples. Immediate dispatch worldwide Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Automobiles & Vehicles; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 036176..

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        The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich (Signed)

      New York: Simon & Schuster, 1960. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Very Good/Very Good. First printing, SIGNED by the author, on FEP; octavo; a handsome book with very light wear at corners; dust jacket with a little wear at extremities and 1/4" chip at spine head, and $10 price on front flap. Overall, a very good copy, now quite scarce on the market. Please see photos.

      [Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc.]
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        A Separate Peace

      New York: Macmillan, 1960, 1960. First edition. Fine copy; fine, unblemished dust jacket.. 8vo, original blue cloth, black lettering. From the inventory of Burton Weiss, Bookseller.

      [Bookseller: The Brick Row Book Shop]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1960. Later Printing 21st on jacket; 23rd on copyright page. . Hardcover.. Very good condition./Very good lightly edgeworn dust jacket. . Signed by author. Price clipped.

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Co]
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        The Astronauts: The Story of Project Mercury, America’s Man-In-Space Program.

      New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1960. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by all seven of NASA's original Project Mercury astronauts on the front free endpaper, using their full signatures. Signed by Walter M Schirra Jr, Donald K. Slayton, Alan B Shepard Jr, Virgil I. Grissom, John H. Glenn, Jr., M. Scott Carpenter and Leroy G. Cooper Jr. It is inscribed above by Alan Shepard: "To Lewis S. Baer with warm regards The Astronauts." Light rubbing and wear, near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Books with all of the Project Mercury's signatures are rare, especially with full signatures. "The first seven American astronauts were an admirable group of individuals chosen to sit at the apex of a pyramid of human effort... They chose to lead by following the opportunity that chance, circumstance, technology and history had prepared for them" (Swenson, Grimwood & Alexander). NASA introduced the seven astronauts in Washington on April 9, 1959. Although the agency viewed Project Mercury's purpose as an experiment to determine whether humans could survive space travel, the seven men immediately became national heroes and were compared by TIME magazine to "Columbus, Magellan, Daniel Boone, and the Wright brothers" (TIME 1959).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Senza titolo. - Sans titre.

      1960 - Nasce a Bruxelles, ma per molti anni vive e lavora tra Bougival, zona visitata spesso da Renoir e il sud della Francia.\rNel 1944 frequenta l’Ecole nationale supérieure d’Architecture et des Arts décoratifs de La Cambre, a Bruxelles, dove studia tecniche di illustrazione, stampa e fotografia. Un anno dopo, nel 1945 scopre i lavori di Henri Michaux, Jean Dubuffet e diventa amico di un critico di un rinomato critico d’arte, Jacques Putman. Insieme a Karel Appel, Asger Jorn e Corneille fonda nel 1948 il gruppo CO.BR.A., che prende nome dalle iniziali delle loro città d’origine (Copenaghen, Bruxelles e Amsterdam). Con il gruppo partecipa ad entrambe le esposizioni. Nel 1951, si trasferisce a Parigi per studiare tecniche di stampa con una borsa di studio del governo francese e l’anno dopo approfondisce le sue conoscenze dell’incisione con Stanley William Hayter. Tre anni dopo, nel 1954, espone per la prima volta le sue opere a Parigi e inizia ad interessarsi alla calligrafia giapponese.\rIntorno al 1960 poi, esibì il suo talento, già affermato, a Londra, Berna e alla Biennale di Venezia; in seguito si esibì anche a Pittsburgh, New York, Amsterdam e a Silkeborg. Non appena la sua reputazione crebbe a livello internazionale, lavorò con Wallace Ting, mantenendo sempre stretti rapporti con Christian Dotremont. Allacciò poi i rapporti anche con André Breton. La sua fama internazionale continuò durante tutti gli anni ’70 e circa nel 1983 entrò nell’École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, a Parigi, come professore di pittura. Nel 1994 gli fu assegnato il titolo di Dottore Onorario dalla Université libre de Bruxelles e un anno dopo, nel 1995 uno dei suoi disegni venne stampato sui francobolli belgi.\rAttualmente Alechinsky vive a Bougival, in Francia, dove continua ancora a dipingere e a realizzare stampe e illustrazioni per libri. Si vende in cornice, esemplare n. 50/100. Firmato in basso a destra. Formato: Acquaforte di cm 19x27. Buono.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        Kleinplakat zur Ausstellung in der Galerie La Tartaruga, Roma, 1960.

      Roma 1960. - 30,5:34 cm. Mit Abbildung auf Vor-und Rückseite. Die Rückseite ist offensichtlich von Kounellis mit den Ausstellungsdaten in Form eines Lautgedichtes gestaltet. Ex. leicht gelbfleckig. Small poster which also served as an invitation for the gallery Tartaruga, Rome, printed on both sides. With slight foxing on front.

      [Bookseller: M + R Fricke]
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        La guerra de guerillas.

      [Habana], Talleres tipogr. del I.N.R.A., [1960]. - 8vo. 211, (5) pp. With autograph inscription signed. Rare first edition, inscribed to the fellow revolutionary (and physician) Faustino Pérez Hernández (1920-92), later Che's political antagonist, here called "amigo". - Covers somewhat frayed and foxed. Stamped "Escuela Nacionale / Direccion" on the inscribed flyleaf. OCLC 250709171. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        The Astronauts: The Story of Project Mercury, America's Man-In-Space Program.

      E. P. Dutton & Company, New York 1960 - First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by all seven of NASA's original Project Mercury astronauts on the front free endpaper, using their full signatures. Signed by Walter M Schirra Jr, Donald K. Slayton, Alan B Shepard Jr, Virgil I. Grissom, John H. Glenn, Jr., M. Scott Carpenter and Leroy G. Cooper Jr. It is inscribed above by Alan Shepard: "To Lewis S. Baer with warm regards The Astronauts." Light rubbing and wear, near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Books with all of the Project Mercury's signatures are rare, especially with full signatures. "The first seven American astronauts were an admirable group of individuals chosen to sit at the apex of a pyramid of human effort. They chose to lead by following the opportunity that chance, circumstance, technology and history had prepared for them" (Swenson, Grimwood & Alexander). NASA introduced the seven astronauts in Washington on April 9, 1959. Although the agency viewed Project Mercury's purpose as an experiment to determine whether humans could survive space travel, the seven men immediately became national heroes and were compared by TIME magazine to "Columbus, Magellan, Daniel Boone, and the Wright brothers" (TIME 1959). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Lithographs of Marc Chagall

      1960 - CAIN, Julien and SORLIER, Charles. The Lithographs of Chagall. Monte Carlo, New York, Boston: André Sauret; George Braziller; Boston Book Shop; Crown Publishers, 1960-86. Six volumes. Folio, original beige cloth, original dust jackets each with original lithograph; Volume I with original cardboard slipcase. $19,000.Mixed first American and French editions of all six volumes in the catalogue raisonné of Chagall's lithographs, richly illustrated with 28 original lithographs (including the dust jackets), inscribed in Volume II, "Marc Chagall, Vence. 1965," surrounded by a large drawing of a tree across the front free endpaper and part of the front pastedown."Chagall's emblematic irrationality shook off all outside influences: color governed his compositions, calling up chimerical processions of memory where reality and the imaginary are woven into a single legend, born in Vitebsk and dreamed in Paris" (Dictionary of Modern Art). For Chagall, the medium of lithography did not come easily. Printer Fernand Mourlot ran a lithography press where such greats as Braque, Matisse, Picasso, Miró and Chagall came to have their designs printed and to learn about this still nascent print-making process. "For many long months Chagall came and worked tirelessly, and his dissatisfaction allowed him to have only a few of his first attempts printed" (Sorlier, 45). Volumes I and II contain 24 of the original 28 lithographs published throughout the series; the dust jackets and frontispieces of Volumes III and IV account for the remaining four. (Volume V was published near the end of Chagall's life, and Volume VI was published posthumously.) All were issued separately over a period of 26 years and are very scarce as a complete set. All volumes published simultaneously in English and French. Volumes I and II also issued in a deluxe signed limited edition of only 100 and 150 copies. In this set, Volumes II is in French; all the other Volumes are in English. Gauss, 391. Freitag 1914. See Cramer, 43, 56, 77, 94. Owner signature in Volume II; owner blindstamp to title page in Volume III.Books fine, with light repair to one pastedown (Volume III), only very minor wear to bright dust jackets of the first four volumes. About-fine condition, most desirable inscribed with a sketch by Chagall. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Ring of Bright Water + Signed Letter

      Published by Longmans, Green and Co. Ltd., 6 & 7 Clifford Street, London First Edition 1960. London 1960. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original turquoise paper covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the spine, brown otter sketches on grey paper end papers. 8vo. 8½'' x 5½''. Contains 211 printed pages of text with beautiful monochrome otter sketch illustrations and monochrome photographs throughout. Dust marking to the closed page edges, minimal foxing to the lower edge, one tan spot to the front cover, light foxing to the end papers and fore edges of the first few pages. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with light marking, creases and small chips to the spine ends and corners, not price clipped 25/-. Loosely inserted is a SIGNED hand written card from Gavin Maxwell's private residence on the northern west coast of Scotland - Sandaig, [Glenelg] by Kyle, Ross [before it was destroyed by fire], and dated October 29th, 1965. 'Dear Dr. Eddison, Please forgive a card in reply to your very pleasant letter of 20th. My secretary in London who does all the routine correspondence and tradesmen etc. has glandular fever, so that I am trying to cope with everything from up here besides trying to finish a book against time. It's very strange that this book should have produced several voices from the past, but perhaps even stranger that you should remember a patient from so long ago. I remember you well, [though I don't suppose either of us would be likely to recognise each other now], and preferred your visits to those of your senior, who [am I right?] took over from Dr. Beer. I lead a very peripatetic existence, but shall much hope to meet you again sometime when I am in the south. Meanwhile thank you again for your very kind letter. Sincerely Gavin Maxwell.' The card is in its original envelope with the post mark from Kyle, Ross-shire and dated 1st November, 1965. He wrote the book about how he brought an otter back from Iraq and raised it in Scotland. It sold more than a million copies and was made into a film starring Bill Travers and Virginia McKenna in 1969. The title Ring of Bright Water was taken from a poem by Kathleen Raine, who said in her autobiography that Maxwell had been the love of her life. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        Goldenrod In Pitcher

      1960-08-07. Oil on canvas. 15" x 20". No Binding.

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        Pukall, Egon. - "Büste auf Sockel in einer Ruine".

      - Aquarell, über Bleistift, auf Büttenpapier, um 1960. Von Egon Pukall. 41,0 x 29,5 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Verso Nachlaßstempel des Künstlers. - Verso atelier. Sonst sehr schön erhalten. Egon Pukall (1934 Riesenkirch / Westrpeußen - 1989 Dresden). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker in Dresden. 1951-54 Studium an der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig und 1954-57 an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden. Seit 1957 freischaffend in Dresden tätig. Von 1977-85 Rekonstruktionsarbeiten der Decken-gemälde beim Wiederaufbau der Dresdner Semperoper. Pukall lebte und arbeitete von 1961-89 im Künstlerhaus Loschwitz am Dresdner Elbhang.

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        To Kill A Mockingbird

      8vo. Newly bound in black half morocco, pp. 296; very good. First English Edition of Harper Lee's classic of modern American literature.

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        FOTOGRAFIA ? ÁLBUNS DE CAÇA - ÁFRICA E EUROPA ? SÉC. XX [1940 ? 1960].

      - Conjunto de 3 álbuns (de 25x37 cm) com 34, 66, e 58 fólios cartonados. Contêm provas fotográficas (na sua maioria a preto e branco) com elevada definição impressas em papel mate (p/b) e na sua maioria reveladas nos melhores laboratórios de fotografia da época: Instanta e Fotocolor, em Lisboa. O acervo fotográfico apresenta grande importância para o estudo da caça, e da ecologia em Portugal e em África, retratando regiões e parques naturais com fauna hoje extinta ou protegida. As fotografias mostram as espécies nos seus habitats naturais; e os grandes panoramas naturais, presentes nas séries fotográficas, revelam-se com interesse para a biologia e para a ecologia das regiões onde decorreram as actividades venatórias. Apresentam-se também com grande interesse etnográfico as séries de imagens das populações locais obtidas em Angola e em Marrocos. O conjunto desta base de imagens estrutura-se da seguinte forma, nomeadamente; Álbum Nº1 com 200 provas p/b e 11 provas a cores; Álbum Nº2 com 240 provas p/b + 8 provas a cores; e Álbum Nº 3 com 359 provas p/b + 2 provas a cores. Total: cerca de 828 provas fotográficas. A maioria das provas fotográficas encontram-se no formato 9x12 cm; e as restantes no formato 10x15 cm; sendo na sua maior parte legendadas e com a referência ao número do fotograma e ao rolo de negativos a que pertenceram, e algumas com remissões à revista de caça Diana, da qual o autor/fotógrafo era redactor/editor. Seguidamente referimos os locais, as datas, e o contexto da tomada das fotografias: ALBUM Nº 1 Em 06.05.1951 Pinheiro ? Bastesa da Malhada de Cabras: ninho de Rabo-de-Bacalhau (ave de rapina) 20.05.1951 Idem: ninho de Cegonhas. 12.5.1951 Idem: Águia; idem Estorninho; idem Paúl das Foicinha. 20.05.1951: ibidem 2ªas e 3ªas visitas ao mesmo local com as aves em diferentes estágios de crescimento (Notas às fotografias remetem para Revista Diana nº 32 e 33); Idem até à 5 ª visita e ao transporte das águias para a domesticação. 12-5-1951 até 27.5.1951: várias visitas a um ninho de Corvo Grande, contendo também Cucos. Junho e Julho de 1951 Pinheiro, Pinhal da Estação, ninho de Gavião e a sua retirada para cetraria. Idem, Pinheiro, Ninho de Águia-de-asa-redonda. (Nota: Diana 32) contendo fotografias de 5 visitas. Idem: ninho de Corvo Pequeno. Segue-se série de provas fotográficas (a cores) com cegonhas. Seguem-se séries de fotografias (instantâneos) de Patos e de Raposas no seu habitat. Segue-se uma série de fotografias (instantâneos noturnos) de um Ginete. Segue-se uma série de fotografias de Patos em voo. Segue-se uma série fotografias de uma batida à Raposa com entrada na propriedade de um automóvel topo de gama com adaptação na bagageira para a o transporte de cães. Batida acompanhada a cavalo. Segue-se a continuação da série de fotografias com uma Gineta a subir a uma palmeira. Fotografia, datada de 1950, retrata a apanha da azeitona. Em 1952, Maio: [Herdade do] Pinheiro: Coruja das Torres; e Grão-Duque (ave de rapina) pousado num pinheiro; Abetarda; Perdigotos recém-nascidos; ninho de Cisão; Pintasilgo alimentando os filhos presos; Coelhos à saída da cova; série de fotografias de Cisões; e Texugo à saída da cova; texugos sendo filados por cães; e caçada ao Texugo. Participantes: Ana Maria, Luís Almeida Araújo e Manuel Lapa. Pinheiro: Maio de 1952: Furão (domesticado) transportando os filhos. Ilha do Cavalo, no Tejo: Águia Sapeira no ninho. 1954: caça ao Texugo com cães. Em 1954, Março: António [Maria] Bravo aos patos nas esteiras de Alcochete (Rio Tejo). Colocando as negaças para os Patos no Tejo. Segue-se uma fotografia isolada: na Alemanha (em uma feira de produtos coloniais). Mafra, 1954: fotografias de veados na tapada. Segue-se fotografia no formato 12x18 cm (com margens) apresentando 4 homens em trajos tradicionais camperos e de caça, com legenda: «Na assistência à final do ?Pote 1953?». ALBUM Nº 2 Apresenta várias séries de fotografias nos primeiros 23 fólios com safaris em África, sem data, sem local, s

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        The Constitution of Liberty.

      London: Routledge & Kegan Paul,, 1960. Octavo. Original mustard yellow cloth, titles to spine gilt on blue ground. With the dust jacket. Ownership inscription of D. R. Tozer to front free endpaper. Dust jacket slightly chipped at extremities, endpapers slightly darkened and a little spotted, a few initial pages with ink underlining First UK edition of Hayek's "positive statement of the principles of free society that in scope and breadth is more like a new Wealth of Nations" (dust jacket blurb), published on the hundredth anniversary of Mill's On Liberty in 1960. An American edition was also published by the University of Chicago Press in 1960.

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        [Research and Publication Archive of GRAHAM GREENE: A Bibliography and Guide to Research]

      Various [Majority Institute, WV]: np, [ca. 1960-1980]. First Edition. Very good. 1.5 linear feet approx. in total of various printed and holograph materials, largely organized into a series of some 20+ thick file folders. A folder-level inventory is available on request. Conditions vary, but generally very good. Wobbe's bibliography of Graham Greene (Garland, 1978) remains the standard on the famed and prolific British author. Offered here are Wobbe's working research files and production materials utilized in the publishing of the bibliography. Highlights include: over fifty original photographs (title pages, dust jackets, a complete photo reproduction of Greene's BABBLING APRIL, etc.) considered or included in the finished bibliography (including 22 original photos utilized in the layout itself - with notations and other printer's annotations); a unique 10-volume typed, bound, and slip-cased collection of Greene's complete early contributions to THE SPECTATOR -— all transcribed in full by Wobbe — used in the production of his article “Graham Greene's Literary and Theater Reviews and Articles in THE SPECTATOR, 1932-1941” (Bulletin of Bibliography & Magazine Notes, Jan. - March, 1977); an extensive collection of clippings, photo-mechanical reproductions, and (often) Wobbe's own meticulously typed and holograph transcriptions (many with Wobbe's additional notes) of Greene appearances, including many that remain difficult to access to this day; correspondence with scholars, collectors, auction houses, and dealers who provided corrections and other information for the bibliography; Wobbe's holographic and typed bibliographic lists, notes, etc. on and about Greene; as well as various drafts for portions of the bibliography itself. In short, a vivid working portrait of a diligent bibliographer compiling a still-important bibliography on a major 20th century writer.

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