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      1960. Signed. CAIDIN, Martin.The Astronauts.New York: E.P. Dutton, 1960.First edition of this introduction to Project Mercury, inscribed ?"To Donna —— with best wishes from the Mercury Astronauts?" and signed by all seven of the original astronauts—Virgil I. Grissom, John H. Glenn, Jr., Walter Schirra, M. Scott Carpenter, Donald K. Slayton, Leroy G. Cooper, Jr. and Alan B. Shepard, Jr.—as well as by author Martin Caidin.Noted aeronautics and aviation author Caidin fueled readers' excitement for Project Mercury with this informative book. Caidin presents a wealth of technical and logistical information about the program's rockets and capsules, clear summaries of its goals and brief biographical profiles of the seven men who captured the national imagination as they bore the American standard in the race to the stars. "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, 164-65).Book fine with light offsetting to endpapers; inscription and all signatures bold and easily legible. Dust jacket with slight rubbing to spine ends, tiny closed tear to front panel. A beautiful copy in very nearly fine condition, most desirable and rare signed by all of the Mercury astronauts.

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        The White Rajahs. A History of Sarawak from 1841 to 1946

      Cambridge: at the University Press,, 1960. Octavo. Original orange cloth, titiles gilt to spine on a green field. An excellent copy, the price-clipped jacket only faintly marked. First edition, first impression, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Anthony from Steven". Anthony Hobson (1921-2014) was the director of Sotheby's and noted bibliophile. "The little state of Sarawak was between 1841 and 1946 the scene of one of the most extraordinary experiments of personal rule in history. It was like something out of the MIddle Ages; and as Sir Steven Runciman is a great medievalist, it is entirely appropriate that he should have been invited to visit the country, study the official records, and write this history." (Jacket blurb).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Les Thibault. Préface de Jean SCHLUMBERGER.

      André Sauret, Imprimerie nationale, 1960-1961., Paris, - 8 volumes in-8° carrés, Edition illustrée par Berthold MAHN de cette célèbre fresque du début du XXème siècle. Un des 280 ex. sur vélin d'Arches avec un dessin original et une suite en noir de toutes les illustrations. Le dessin, ayant servi de modèle à l'une des lithographies, figure dans le tome V et représente une vue du lac de Genève.Bel exemplaire. Français

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE BLOMET]
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        The Strategy of Peace

      New York: Harper & Brothers,, 1960. Edited by Allan Nevis. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine red. With the dust jacket. Minor fading to board edges; an excellent copy in the unclipped jacket, with lightly rubbed and nicked extremities. First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Joe, with warm regards and best wishes. John Kennedy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Four Quartets

      London: Faber & Faber,, 1960. Quarto. Original cream parchment gilt lettered spine, marbled paper sides, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. With the slipcase. An excellent copy. First Mardersteig edition, number 109 of a limited edition of 290 numbered copies signed by the author. The most beautiful edition of the Four Quartets, originally published in New York in 1943, printed on large paper in Dante type by Giovanni Mardersteig on the hand-press of the Officina Bodoni in Verona.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Maria with Accordion.

      San Francisco: circa 1960s. - Oil on canvas. Signed lower right. 30 x 24 inches. Unfamed. John J. Payne (1928-1999) was a San Francisco based artist. He studied with Lorser Feitelson at the Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles. Payne painted in a naif and hard edge style. He exhibited in the Tillman Place Gallery and the Maxwell Gallery in the 1950s and 1960s. The artist's sister, Frances Payne, PhD, numbered each of the artist's works. This is Work no. 103. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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      Gallimard 1960 - - Gallimard, Paris 1960, 13,5x21cm, relié. - Edition originale, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Reliure à la bradel en plein papier à la cuve, dos lisse, pièce de titre de maroquin noir, couvertures et dos conservés, tête dorée, élégante reliure pastiche signée de P. Goy & C. Vilaine. Envoi autographe signé de Maurice Merleau-Ponty à l'Immortel Henri Gouhier et à sa femme. Une discrète restauration en tête de la première garde. Quelques repères de lecture et annotations du dédicataire, au crayon de papier, en marges de certains feuillets. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, one of the copies of the press service. Binding to open bradel made paper, smooth back, part black morocco title, preserved covers and backs, gilded head, elegant binding pastiche signed P. Goy & C. Vilaine. Signed autograph from the author to the Immortal Gouhier Henri and his wife. Some reading marks and annotations dedicatee, with a pencil in the margins of some leaves. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Magic Christian

      New York: Random House,, 1960. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt, decoration to front board pink, red endpapers, top edge red. With the dust jacket. A few minor marks to front board; an excellent copy in the lightly toned jacket with a few nicks to extremities and a little fading to front panel. First US edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Joanne and George Scudder, with all best wishes, Terry Southern. 2.11.60." The book was first published in the UK the previous year.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Il saggio mago e altri racconti. Prefazione di Francesco Flora. Litografie di Giuseppe Ajmone Felice Casorati Bruno Cassinari Alfredo Chighine Gianni Dova Agenore Fabbri Bruno Pulga Carlo Ramous Sergio Romiti Emilio Scanavino Gudo Strazza.

      Cappelli, Bologna 1960 - Qualche macchia e piccolo difetto al cofanetto per il resto come nuovo Opera stampata su carta a mano Fabriano vergata e filigranata in 140 esemplari contenenti ognuna 11 litografie numerate e firmate dai singoli artisti. L'edizione si compone di 20 copie fuori commercio numerate con cifre romane e 120 copie numerate con cif 126 + (5) p. in-4

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Giulio Cesare]
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        Photokassette 'Günzburg' mit 20 bezeichneten und signierten Original-Photographien von Max Baur, Aschau.

      - Günzburg, Wirtschaftsvereinigung Günzburg, um 1960; ca. 30 (H) x 24 x 3 cm. Blaue, handgearbeitete Buchbinder-Kassette mit Decken- und Rückentitel, goldgeprägt: Günzburg; im Innendeckel aufgeklebte Karte mit kalligraphischer Widmung in schwarzer Tusche: 'dem / Ehrenmitglied der / Wirtschaftsvereinigung / Günzburg zum 10jäh= / rigen Bestehen', sowie angeklebter Buchhändlermarke: 'Buchhandlung Hutter / Günzburg .'. - Cassette enthält 2 Flügelmappen. 1. Mappe (blau mit weißen Flügeln) mit kleinem Photo-Aufkleber: Barockisiertes Wappen und Überschrift Günzburg, enthält 10 auf Karton montierte Original-Photographien von Max Baur mit Günzburger Ansichten, alle von ihm unter dem Photo auf dem Karton handschriftlich beschrieben und signiert; dieser Flügelmappe ist zusätzlich ein Deckblatt beigegeben mit aufmontiertem Photo, auf dem das barockisierte Wappen von Günzburg mit der Überschrift Günzburg abgebildet ist, darunter eine Rechteckskartusche mit Negativschrift: Fotos Max Baur Aschau. Die Mappe zeigt im einzelnen (wie beschrieben): Günzburg: Marktplatz (ca. 13,8 x 19 cm); Günzburg: Sparkasse (ca. 14,2 (H) x 19 cm); Günzburg: Kuhturm (ca. 19 (H) x 13 cm; Günzburg: Fauengäßchen (ca. 19 (H) x 12 cm; Günzburg: Münzgäßchen (ca. 19 (H) x 14 cm); Günzburg: Blick von der Günzbrücke (ca. 14 (H) x 19 cm); Günzburg: Pfarrkirche (ca. 18,7 (H) x 14 cm); Günzburg Stadtturm (ca. 19 (H) x 13,2 cm); Günzburg: Reisenburg (ca. 19 (H) x 13,5 cm); Günzburg: Blick zur Frauenkirche (ca. 19 (H) x 12,7 cm; alle Photos, Tafeln und Mappe in guter Erhaltung. - Die 2. Mappe (grau mit weißen Flügeln) mit kleinem Photo-Aufkleber: kalligraphisch gestalteter Titel: Frauen / Kirche / Günzburg, enthält 10 auf Karton montierte Original-Photographien von Max Baur mit Innen-Ansichten der Frauenkirche, alle von ihm unter dem Photo auf dem Karton handschriftlich beschrieben und signiert; dieser Flügelmappe ist zusätzlich ein Deckblatt beigegeben mit aufmontiertem Photo, auf dem der kalligraphische Titel 'Frauenkirche' abgebildet ist, darunter eine Rechteckskartusche mit Negativschrift: Fotos Max Baur Aschau. Die Mappe zeigt im einzelnen: Günzburg: Frauenkirche (ca. 14 (H) x 19 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche (ca. 19 (H) x 13 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche (ca. 14 (H) x 19 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / Detaila. d. Hochaltar (ca. 19 (H) x 13,5 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / Detail am Presbiterium (ca. 19 (H) x 14 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / Kanzel (ca. 19 (H) x 14 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / ( 1.) Detail a. d. Kanzel (ca. 19 (H) x 13,9 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / ( 2.) Detail a. d. Kanzel (ca. 19 (H) x 14 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / Kapitello (ca. 19 (H) x 13,5 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / Orgelempore (ca. 19 (H) x 13,8 cm); Günzburg: Frauenkirche / Libigo, Immaculata (ca. 19 (H) x 13,8 cm). - Alle Photos, Tafeln und Mappe in guter Erhaltung. - Kassette mit minimalen Einrissen an den Leinwand-Außen-Scharnieren am Kopf und Fuß, untere Ecken gering bestoßen. - Insgesamt in gepflegtem Zustand. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Harald Holder]
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      STUNNING "KATAEZOME" STENCIL PRINTS FROM A NATIONAL TREASURE[Japan, n.d. ca 1960' - s]. A suite of 7 folio size sheets, ca.4 each: 44.5 x 33 cm, in pastels; 2 each: 44 x 35 cm., poly-chrome, hand-printed stencil prints, very good, clean. RARE Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

      [Bookseller: RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO., ABAA, ILAB]
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        Le testament d'Orphée [Testament of Orpheus] (Original French lobby card photo)

      Cinédis, Paris 1960 - Original black-and-white photographic lobby card from the 1960 film, "Testament of Orpheus," Jean Cocteau's final work in the cinema.The last film in Cocteau's "Orphic" trilogy, following "The Blood of a Poet" (1930) and "Orphée" (1950). The only film in the trilogy featuring Cocteau himself, as an aging poet who knows he is dying (as indeed he was), his greatest desire being to experience rebirth so that he can qualify for celestial immortality. With cameos by Pablo Picasso, Charles Aznavour, bullfighter Luis Miguel Dominguen, and Yul Brynner. A few seconds of color are spliced in at one point, a surreal effect used prior to this film in "Portrait of Jennie" (1948) and later in Samuel Fuller's "Shock Corridor" (1963).Having run out of funds in mid-production, Cocteau was given the prize money won by François Truffaut for "Les Quatre Cents Coups" in 1959 to complete filming. Truffaut, the father of the French New Wave, produced the film.12 x 9.5 inches, double weight. Near Fine. Small French cinema photo store logo stamped on the verso.Criterion Collection 69.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        MR. CITIZEN [Deluxe Author's Edition]

      New York:: Bernard Geis Associates,, 1960. Near Fine. SIGNED, INSCRIBED AND DATED IN THE YEAR OF PUBLICATION BY PRESIDENT HARRY TRUMAN TO JOHN R. STEELMAN, First person to fill the post of "Assistant to the President". Near Fine First Edition First Printing specially designed and bound for this, the "Author's Edition" in quarter Morocco leather patterned board binding, gilt lettering spine. Mild soil covers. In the original blue grey slipcase with tipped on label, as issued. Mild sun, edge wear slipcase. 8vo. 315 pp. While there were 1000 copies printed of the signed limited edition, it is believed that this Author's Edition, specially made for the President to give to friends and associates, was issued in a small edition of approximately 100 copies.

      [Bookseller: By The Book, LC ABAA-ILAB]
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        Eigenh. U. in: Ders.: Analisis de las clases en la sociedad China. 2. Aufl.

      Peking, Ediciones en lenguas extranjeras, 1960.. Mit gedr. Frontispiz. (4), 14, (2) SS. Bedr. Originalpappband. 8vo.. Die etwas zerlaufene Unterschrift unter dem Portrait des chinesischen Präsidenten am Frontispiz. - Vorderer Vorsatz und Titel etwas gebräunt; Frontispiz am unteren Rand etwas eingerissen; Einband fleckig, berieben und bestoßen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Marble Faun and A Green Bough

      New York: Random House,, [1960]. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and front board gilt with red rules, top edge red. With the dust jacket. Spine slightly rolled; an excellent copy in the jacket with some faint marks to spine panel. First Random House edition, first printing. The book contains photographic reproductions of the first editions of Faulkner's two volumes of poetry. The Marble Faun was published in 1924; there was just one printing, of which only 500 of the projected 1,000 copies were printed, and some 300 of those were later pulped. A Green Bough was first published in 1933, in a signed limited edition and a trade edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Rasgo CA 1960 - Soporte: Entelado/On linen. Tamaño del cartel: 62x94cm El cartel está en buenas condiciones.

      [Bookseller: llibresipapersantics]
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        [70+ Baltimore Area B-Movie Theater Promo Fliers]

      (Baltimore): various, [ca. 1960-63]. Near fine. Various sizes and formats. Broadsides and folded pamphlets. Generally very good or better. Easily near fine overall. An evocative and varied collection of movie-house marketing fliers from Baltimore and the surrounding suburbs. Based on internal evidence, all ca. 1960-63. Fliers composed of theater mastheads with rotating film ads from press-book photo-readies. B-movies predominate, with many cult classics: VILLAGE OF THE DAMNED, KING KONG VS. GODZILLA, PEEPING TOM, I MARRIED A MONSTER FROM OUTSER SPACE, MOTHRA, TASP WOMAN, WEREWOLF IN THE GIRLS' DORMITORY, ATTACK OF THE 50 FT. WOMAN, THE HEAD, THE HAUNTING, etc. Major releases also represented (REAR WINDOW, CAPE FEAR, THE GREAT ESCAPE, SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS, LOLITA, THE HUSTLER, BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S) as are actors (Jerry Lewis, Marlon Brando, Elvis Presley, John Wayne, among many others). Venues include: The Colonial Drive-In (Annapolis, 2), Patterson Theatre (3), Belnord Theatre (7), Apollo (2), North Point Drive-In (Dundalk, 3), The Broadway (2), Rialto Theater (4), Capitol Theater (39, with some minor duplication), plus 9 misc. single theaters. A vibrant portrait of film culture in the immediate post-studio years.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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      Sidgwick & Jackson 1960 - A beautiful copy, in a very fine binding by BAYNTUN-RIVIERE for ASPREY'S. Full blue calf, gilt vignette, based on the Sherril Schell profile photographic picture of Brooke, gilt decoration to all dentelles, double gilt rules, gilt decorated spine with glided raised bands, crimson morocco spine label lettered in gilt, all edges gilt, in excellent condition. Handsome marbled end-papers. Two superb photos of the Author accompany the splendid verse. Bayntun-Riviere is the last of the great Victorian Trade Binderies still in family ownership. A joy to add to a collection. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Green Meadow Books]
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        DIZIONARIO BIOGRAFICO DEGLI ITALIANI, Volume 1 - 7 and 9 - 32. Instituto della Enciclopedia Italiana. Faondata da Giovanni Treccani. Presidente Aldo Ferrabino. Vice-Presidente Giuseppe Paratore.

      Roma : Instituto della Enciclopedia Italiana, 1960-1986.. Original Edition. 31 Volumes. Gr.-8°, Hardcover/Pappeinband. The first 32 Volumes of the DBI (Volume 1: Aaron - Albertucci. / Volume 32: Dall Anconata - Da Ronco). Only Volume 8 is missing. Former Library Books with small Stamps inside. Each Volume comes with original Dust Jacket. Jackets with light Creasing and few Splits. Jacket of Volume 1 with Yellowing. Covers with light Wear, Edges dusty. Pages clean. Good Condition. Please ask for more Photos. // Band 1 bis 32 des Lexikons, nur Band 8 fehlt. Aus ehemaligem Bibliotheksbestand, innen teils gestempelt. Jeder Band mit Schutzumschlag. Schutzumschläge etwas knittrig und teils Randläsurig, bei Band 1 vergilbt. Einbände etwas berieben, Schnittränder angestaubt. Seiten sauber. Bindungen fest. Guter Gesamtzustand. Kostengünstiger Verand in mehreren DHL Paketen. Mehr Fotos gern auf Anfrage.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat BOOKFARM]
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        Garbo does not want to be alone! Garbo invites Sidney Guilaroff, to visit her in Switzerland - "If you want to call me. Perhaps you would like to come a little later for a visit ?" Garbo signs the letter as herself but also reveals her famous alias "Harriet Brown"

      Paris, France, [October 1, 1960]. 5.5" x 3.75". "Rare Autograph Letter Signed ""G.G.,"" 1 page, 5.25"" x 7"". Stationery of the Hôtel de Crillon, Paris, undated but with original stamped envelope, 5.5"" x 3.75"", postmarked October 1, 1960, addressed by Garbo in uppercase block letters: ""Air-Mail / Sidney Guilaroff / Hotel Dorchester / London N.1 / England."" Letter and envelope attractively matted and framed with an informal black and white photograph of a relaxed Garbo. Overall size, 20.75"" x 20"". In apparent fine condition.In full, begins in uppercase block letters above letterhead: ""My name is Harriet Brown. I will be staying with Mrs. Viertel. Don?t know address yet. Will let you know later."" Garbo continues in cursive, ""Dear Gilly, I am going to Klosters Switzerland Phone N. is --- Klosters 38819. If you want to call me. Perhaps you would like to come a little later for a visit. Perhaps one will feel better in mountains. After that London if all goes well, Love G.G.""""Harriet Brown"" was Garbo's most used alias. Mrs. Salka Viertel (1889-1978) was an actress and screenplay writer and Garbo's closest friend. They first met at a Christmas party in 1928. Salka worked on several screenplays for Garbo such as ""Queen Christina"" and, her last film, ""Two-Faced Woman.""Sidney Guilaroff (1907-1997) was MGM's chief hairdresser from 1934 to the late 1970s. He was instrumental in crafting many of the hairstyles which became the signature looks for numerous film stars during Hollywood?s Golden Age. In his 1996 memoirs, ""Crowning Glory: Reflections of Hollywood's Favorite Confidant,"" Guilaroff claimed he had an affair with Garbo."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        For Your Eyes Only

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1960. Five Secret Occasions in the Life of James Bond. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt, eye design to front board in white. With the illustrated dust jacket. Spine gently cocked. Otherwise a fine copy in a bright jacket with slightly nicked and creased extremities, and mild toning to spine panel and flaps. First edition, first impression. Rather than a full-length novel, For Your Eyes Only was Fleming's first collection of short stories. Apart from the titular story, the collection includes "From a View To a Kill", "Quantum of Solace", "Risico", and "The Hildebrand Rarity".

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        Schweizer Soldaten aus der Zeit von 1702 bis 1822. 10 farbige Offsetdrucke (compl.) nach Aquarellen von Pierre Favre.

      Stuttgart, Schuler, ca 1960 - Mappe 49 x 46 cm, Blätter 42 x 33 cm, Lose Blatt mit Textblatt in Mappe, 5 in vergoldetem Rahmen., Minimale gebrauchspuren, tadellos 5 Blätter gerahmt: Graf Franz Anton von Hallwyl (1702-1779) in Schönbrunn; Fähnrich des Schweizergarde-Regiments in Frankreich 1724; Füsiliere des Regiments von Diesbach 1735 in Frankreich; Basler Standartenträger der Waldenburger Dragoner 1790; Fähnrich des Regiments von Erlach in Frankreich 1762-1782. Ungerahmt: Graf Charles Daniel de Meuron (1738-1806) von Neuchâtel in holländischen Diensten 1784; Offizier und Füsilier des Regiments von Wattenwyl in britischen Diensten 1804; Offiziere des Bataillons des Fürsten von Neuchâtel 1812 in franz. Diensten; Offiziere und Truppe des 8. Regiments der « Garde royal» 1817 in Frankreich 1816-1822; Oberst Johann Rudolf Christ de Sanz in sardinischen Diensten 1815-1816. 6000 gr.

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        The Case of the Duplicate Daughter

      Morrow 1960 - A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, inscribed to Helen Moore, with a long inscription by Gardner. Housed in a custom-made slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Eryngo: 21 Poems

      Stanley Fisher, [No place -- New York? 1960 - First edition. Quarto. Bradbound mimeographed leaves printed rectos only. Light wear, very good or better. The printed limitation says that this is limited to 150 copies signed by the author, but this is neither numbered nor signed. A rare collection of poetry by an author and visual artist who was an important and early adherent of the NO! art movement and was also an early practitioner of the Mimeograph Revolution. Front wrap is a collage by the poet/visual artist. Rare. *OCLC* locates but two copies (UVA, Skidmore). [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Stimulated optical radiation in ruby", in Nature 187, No. 4736, August 6, 1960, pp. 493-494

      FIRST EDITION (BOUND BUT INCLUDES ORIGINAL FRONT WRAP) OF THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE FIRST WORKING LASER. "Stimulated Optical Radiation in Ruby" might be considered the most important [paper] per word of any of the wonderful papers in Nature over the past century" (Garwin, A Century of Nature, 107). Theodore Harold "Ted" Maiman's invention was based upon a synthetic ruby crystal and generated a pulsed (discontinuous) laser - the first successful laser. Today, lasers are employed everywhere and are a cornerstone of modern technology. "Among their many applications, lasers are used in optical disk drives, laser printers, and barcode scanners; fiber-optic and free-space optical communication; laser surgery and skin treatments; cutting and welding materials; military and law enforcement devices for marking targets and measuring range and speed; and laser lighting displays in entertainment" (Wikipedia). By any measure, the development of the laser was of seminal scientific import. Building upon the work of Townes, Schawlow, and even Einstein (who had introduced the concept of stimulated emission), Maiman developed his laser while working as head of the quantum electronics division at Hughes Research Lab. "Maiman's early laser used a powerful energy source to excite atoms in a synthetic ruby to higher energy levels. At a specific energy level, some atoms emitted particles of light called photons. These newly created photons struck other atoms, rapidly stimulating the emission of more identical photons and amplifying the light intensity. Maiman was able to continue this process of stimulated emission and amplification by placing a completely reflecting silver mirror on one end of the model and a partially reflecting silver mirror on the other. This setup enabled photons to bounce back and forth between the mirrors until they gained enough intensity to burst through the partially silvered end as a powerful, coherent, beam of light--what you can today find on the end of a laser pointer (Laserfest Website). CONDITION & DETAILS: London: Harrison & Sons. Complete volume inclusive, at the rear, of the original front wrap for the August 6, 1960 issue. The wrap, along with the volume as a whole, is in near fine condition. Ex-libris but bearing only a small circular stamp on the rear of the title page. 4to. 10.5 by 7.5 inches (263 x 188mm). [4], xci, [1], 534, [2 issue covers], 2. In-text illustrations throughout. Handsomely rebound in half calf , gilt-lettered at the spine; tightly and very solidly bound. Five gilt-ruled raised bands at the spine; each compartment gilt tooled. Bright and clean throughout. Near fine condition in every way.

      [Bookseller: Atticus Rare Books]
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      SUPERB "KATAZOME" COLOR STENCILS BY A "NATIONAL TREASURE" [Japan c.1960] - . Ten sheets, on deckle-edge hand-made Washipaper, 10 polychrome stencil or "Katazome" prints, very goodlikely done in a very small and Limited Edition of about 200copies, 33.5 x 40.5 cm., a complete suite. ALWAYS RARE Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

      [Bookseller: RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO., ABAA, ILAB]
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        Sämtliche Werke. Abteilung I. in 6 Bände u. Abteilung II in 4 Bänden, zusammen in 10 Bänden. Herausgegeben von Norbert Miller, Nachwort v. Walter Höllerer. 1. AbteilunI: Erzählende und theoretische Werke. Bd. 1: Die unsichtbare Loge - Hesperus, Bd. 2: Siebenkäs - Flegeljahre, Bd. 3: Titan - Komischer Anhang zum Titan - Clavis Fichtiana seu Leibgeberlana, Bd. 4: Kleinere erzählende Schriften 1796-1801, Bd. 5: Vorschule der Ästhetik - Levana oder Erziehlehre - Politische Schriften, Bd. 6: Späte erzählende Schriften: Schmelzlers Reise nach Flätz - Dr. Katzenbergers Badereise - Leben Fibels - Der Komet - Selberlebensbeschreibung - Selina. 2. Abteilung: Jugendwerke und Vermischte Schriften. Bd. 1: Jugendwerke I, Bd. 2: Jugendwerke II - Vermischt

      München, Hanser Verlag., 1960 ff. - 1360, 1236, 1176, 1264, 1356, 1389; 1188, 1064, 1104, 771 Seiten. Ganzledereinband Deckel- u. Rückenvergoldung sowie Goldkopfschnitt. Der letzte Band (2. Abt. Bd. 4) Leineneinband. Dünndruck mit Lesebändchen. Einband vereinzelt leicht berieben, Exlibris auf Spiegel, ansonsten gute Exemplare. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 5500 [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Uni Muenchen]
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        Letter to Helen Evans Brown

      Elizabeth David, London 1960 - Nine-page signed longhand letter from Elizabeth David to Helen Evans Brown. "Anyway, what I want to say is that yours is the first American cook book which has made at least one aspect of the American cookery tradition come alive, sound real, makesense, to me." Reference to James Beard. About translating the measures of Italian Food for the American edition. Describes her own books in her self-deprecating manner. Talks about Summer Cooking and A Book of Mediterranean Food. "my publisher wanted to change the title to be Blue Train Cookery Book." References to various people in the food world. Mentions her phlebitis. Etc. etc. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Nederlandsch historisch Scheepvaart Museum catalogus der bibliotheek EDITION ORIGINALE

      Amsterdam: Cornelis Schuytstraat, 1960. Fine. Cornelis Schuytstraat, Amsterdam 1960, 19,5x27cm, 2 volumes reliés. - First edition of this important catalog exhaustively listing the works of travel and navy make up this famous library. Binding to bradel editor in full marine canvas, name-title of the book, place of publication gilt smooth back, a golden decorative pattern representing a sailing boat struck on the first board. Iconography. Nice copy. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de cet important catalogue recensant exhaustivement les ouvrages de voyage et de marine qui composent cette fameuse bibliothèque. Reliure à la bradel de l'éditeur en pleine toile marine, nom-titre de l'ouvrage-lieu d'édition dorés sur le dos lisse, un motif décoratif doré représentant un bateau à voile frappé sur le premier plat. Iconographie. Agréable exemplaire.

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      Philadelphia & New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1960. First Edition. First Printing, one of ca.5,000 copies. Octavo; brown paper over light green cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in brown on spine; dustjacket; 296pp. Slight forward lean, hint of sunning to spine, with two tiny bumps to upper board edges; Very Good+ to Near Fine. In the correct first printing dustjacket, priced $3.95, with 4-line Truman Capote quote on the front flap and Jonathan Daniels quote on the rear flap. Edges worn, 3/8" chip to crown (not affecting author's name), with a handful of small nicks and several short edge tears; a Very Good, unrestored example. The author's first published book, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1961 and basis for Robert Mulligan's Oscar-winning 1962 film starring Gregory Peck. An honest copy (and that's a rare bird these days).

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      THE BOOKS OF ALICE A. BAILEY AND THE TIBETAN MASTER.  Alice A. Bailey.  Sedona AZ:  The Aquarian Education Group and NY: Lucis Publishing Company, various printings, various dates, 25 volumes. ***  Appears to be a complete set except for THE UNFINISHED AUTOBIOGRAPHY and PROBLEMS OF HUMANITY.  Printing dates range from the 1960's to the 1980's, all later printings.  The following books are in this set ?" Master Index; Reference Guide to Teachings of DK: The Soul, Quality of Life; Treatise on the Seven Rays [five vols]; Discipleship in the New Age [two vols]; Treatise on Cosmic Fire; Initiation Human and Solar; Letters on Occult Meditation; Treatise on White Magic; Destiny of the Nations; Reappearance of the Christ; Education in the New Age; Telepathy; Glamour:  A World Problem; Externalization of the Heirarchy; The Soul and Its Mechanism; Consciousness of the Atom; Light of the Soul; From Bethlehem to Calvary; From Intellect to Intuition. *** Twenty-three (23) of the books are bound in dark blue buckram cloth boards and spines with gilt lettering on the front covers and on spines.  One book is bound in dark blue soft covers.  One other book has medium blue soft covers and an blue plastic spine.  Condition ranges from G+ to VG+ with most in the latter category.  Overseas order will require additional shipping due to weight

      [Bookseller: The Sangre Book Company]
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      Paris: Gallimard, 1960. First French Edition. First Printing, a Review Copy with publisher's "Service de Presse" punch to lower margin of rear wrapper. Octavo; publisher's plain beige wrappers, printed in black and red; 194pp, [5]. Inscribed by Cioran (in French) on the half-title page. Spine and text edges gently sunned, else Fine. A rare inscribed copy of the author's fourth French language publication, a collection of provocative essays in which he writes about politics, history, and the utopian dream. Material signed by Cioran is extremely uncommon on the market.

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        On The Expression of a Structural Gene

      216-225, Journal of Molecular Biology, v2 n4 (1960) - Monica Riley; Arthur B Pardee; François Jacob; Jacques MonodOn The Expression of a Structural GeneJournal of Molecular Biology, v2 n4 (1960): 216-225Staples rusted else very good.Her Ph.D. work, together with the PaJaMo experiment, ruledout ribosomes as carriers of information to synthesize protein, leading the discovery ofmessenger RNA . See Francis Crick's What Mad Pursuit pp. 118-119. Rare. Rare books make Fine Gifts. Quality, Value, Experience.

      [Bookseller: Robinson Street Books, IOBA]
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        Précisions sur un état présent de l'architecture et de l'urbanisme ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Vincent, Fréal & Cie, 1960. Fine. Vincent, Fréal & Cie, Paris 1960, 16x24,5cm, broché. - Second edition according to the first edition published in 1929, it did not come from big papers. Rare autograph dedication signed by the author Ivan Jankovic. Book adorned with illustrations in the text and many of its full rhodoïd which has a small tear at the top of the back and a tiny trace of friction head of the first flat. Nice copy. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Deuxième édition conforme à l'édition originale parue en 1929, il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Rare envoi autographe signé de Le Corbusier à Ivan Jankovic. Ouvrage orné d'illustrations dans le texte et bien complet de son rhodoïd qui comporte une petite déchirure en tête du dos ainsi qu'une infime trace de frottement en tête du premier plat. Agréable exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        La Fleur de Barbe.

      (Paris) 1960 - 50 x 32 cm, unpag., le texte, le frontispice et les 4 barbes faits par l' auteur al' encre de chine ont ete reproduits par phototypie et tires sur les presses .Duval en Mars 1960, 18 BL., N° 302 de 500 ex., avec une dedicace de J. D. manuscrite sur le faux - titre à Curt Schweicher, in leicht gebrauchter Kartonmappe [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat A. Wempe]
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        The] Scroll.

      ca. 1960. - Original (etching?) lithograph on Rives BFK paper, 23 x 18", 17.75 x 10.5" in plate. Artist's proof of ltd. ed., signed & titled by artist in pencil below the image. NF with minor edge creasing. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Lippincott 1960 - A fine 11th printing inscribed by Harper Lee on the front free endpaper. In a very good jacket marked "Eleventh Printing." Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Original drawing of the Cat in the Hat

      [c.1960?-80]. Black, yellow and red felt tip over non reprographic light blue pencil on paper. Sheet size approx: 36 x 24 cm. Excellent condition. Presented in a black wooden frame with conservation glass. Original drawing of the Cat in the Hat looking in through a window. Inscribed by Seuss in black felt tip lower middle, "Best wishes! Dr. Seuss.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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