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        President Eisenhower appointment with atomic bomb association

      Partly Printed Document Signed ?Dwight D. Eisenhower? as President and ?Christian A. Herter? as Secretary of State, 1 page, 22.75? x 19?. Washington, DC, June 27, 1960. Fine 3.75? diameter blind embossed Seal of the United States affixed at lower left. Affixed to rigid board of same size. Minor smudge to last few letters of "Eisenhower", not affecting beautiful, bold 4.5" Presidential signature. Fine condition. Appointment of Dr. Philip Hauge Abelson as ?a Member of the General Advisory Committee to the Atomic Energy Commission ...? The Atomic Energy Commission was authorized by the Atomic Energy Act of 1946. It assumed the operations of the Manhattan Project which began in 1942 to produce the first atomic bomb. Physical chemist Philip Hauge Abelson (1913-2004) proposed the gas diffusion process for separating unanium-235 from uranium-238 and, in 1940, in collaboration with physicist Edwin M. McMillan, discovered the element n

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        The Love Poems of Kenneth Patchen

      San Fransisco: City Lights Books, 1960. First hardcover edition, and one of only 300 printed. First Printing. In Near Fine condition. Foxing to top side of page block. Sunning to spine. A very lovely copy of this uncommon issue.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1960-01-01 Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1960. First Edition, First Printing with statement of "First Edition" on copyright page. Although all four flap corners of the dust jacket are clipped, including the price, it is still identifiable as an original, first printing dust jacket. The quote from Truman Capote is printed in green ink, and the bottom left corner of the front flap does not state a later printing. First, second, and atleast third printing dust jackets have the Truman Capote quote printed in green ink, and if this jacket was from a second or third printing, it would be stated so on the bottom left corner of the front flap; the bottom left corner of the front flap is blank, denoting a first printing dust jacket. In Fair condition. Ex-library copy with expected library markings. Stamps to top edge of page block, front free end paper and copyright page. Card pocket to rear free end paper. Tape remnants to boards, tape ghosts to endsheets. Binding a bit shaken, with exposed hinge at title page and rear hinge starting. Pages show sporadic soiling, creasing, staining and wear. Side of page block dust soiled, with small spots to the side edge. Heavy edge wear to boards and spine ends. Small strips of glue to tail of spine, and glue at the top end of the spine cloth at gutter. Lean to spine. The dust jacket shows heavy rubbing and wear, as well as worn surface creasing and light tide marks. Area of loss to the surface at bottom of spine panel. A true first edition, rare in the original dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Autograph Letter

      Oxford: , 1960. Single sheet of A5 pale blue paper, manuscript on one side. In superb condition. Manuscript letter from C. S. Lewis to Jonathan Gilbert, dated 4th October, 1960. Lewis writes: "Dear Mr. Gilbert, Thank you for your letter of 30 Sept. I am sorry I can't accept your offer. Even if this were - and it isn't - the sort of thing I do well, my other commitments would not allow me the necessary leisure. With thanks and regret, yours sincerely, C. S Lewis.

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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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      New York: Random House, (1960)., 1960. First edition. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "For Sam .... The first of them, The Mercenaries, by golly! Donald E. Westlake." Author's first book. Page edges uniformly tanned, else fine in dust jacket lightly sunned on the spine, and with light wear to the head of spine. Mavis St. Paul has been murdered, and Billy-Billy Cantell, a stuttering dope user/dealer is the prime suspect. His friend and colleague Clay believes Billy-Billy is innocent and, following orders from their boss, gangster Ed Ganolese, is trying to clear Billy-Billy's name. Unfortunately, now Billy-Billy has disappeared, and the police are getting too involved in Ganolese's operation. Clay must now play amateur detective and discover who killed Mavis and framed Billy-Billy, apparently just to sabotage Ganolese's outfit. Nominated for the Edgar Award.

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        FELLINI, FEDERICO, Director) LA DOLCE VITA (1960) Italian program

      Riama Film 1960 - Vintage original 10 ¼ x 12 ¾" (26 x 31 cm.) program; illustrated, saddle-stitched card wrappers, Italy. Rome: Riama Film, 1960. A striking and rare first-run program for what can easily be described as Fellini's most pivotal film, if not his finest. Unlike the more sentimental and abstract films that would follow, LA DOLCE VITA is an unflinching seven-day journey through 1960s Rome, with Mastroianni, a jaded journalist at the center of the story, constantly surrounded by revelry, beautiful women and a beautiful city, but no semblance of happiness or love. This deluxe program reflects Fellini's use of stark black-and-white throughout the film, with nights that are noirish and daytime sequences that are blindingly, uncomfortably bright. Throughout are lonely women, photographers, crowds, clubs, parties and general debauchery, with Mastroianni coming close enough to his humanity to touch it, but unable to do so. Especially rare to find an original Italian promotional book for this seminal Italian film. NEAR FINE with a couple of tiny stains. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1960. First edition of the author's only novel; one which garnered her the Pulitzer Prize. Octavo, original green cloth backed brown boards, titles to the spine in gilt. Signed by Harper Lee on the front free endpaper. Fine in a very good dust jacket with some light wear to the spine extremities. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. An excellent example, uncommon signed. To Kill a Mockingbird became an immediate bestseller and won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The New Yorker declared it "skilled, unpretentious, and totally ingenious". It has gone on to become of the best-loved classics of all time and has been translated into more than forty languages selling more than forty million copies worldwide. Made into the Academy Award-winning film starring Gregory Peck. Named the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians across the country (Library Journal). The first edition had an estimated first printing of 5,000 copies.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Rabbit, Run

      Alfred A. Knopf, 1960-11-12. Hardcover. Good. Signed. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. Signed. First Edition, First Printing in a first state dust jacket with the correct price of $4.00, as well as the 16-line description on the front flap. Signed by the author in ink on the title page. In Good to Fair condition. The boards are faded and soiled, with damp staining to the front board. Blue top stain is faded, and shows a tide mark, with some blue bleeding into the tops of some pages. Pages are worn. The dust jacket shows rubbing, foxing, soiling, and edge wear, as well as fading to the spine panel, as well as a split starting at the rear fold. Signed.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Progressive Wheat Production

      Centre d'Etude de l'Azote 4 Geneva, 1960.. 338 Seiten, ca. 28 x 21 cm, gebundene Ausgabe. 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 Hinweis: Bei Übermittlung einer Festnetztelefonnummer für evtl. Rückfragen versenden wir im Inland auch auf Rechnung.

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Höbald]
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      Gallimard 1960 - - Gallimard, Paris 1960, 14,5x21cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 38 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers. Dos très légèrement et marginalement insolés sans gravité. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Collected Works (45 Volumes and 2 Index Volumes)

      Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House/ Progress Publishers, 1960. 45 volumes, 1960-1970. With the 2 scarce index volumes, Part 1: Index of Works, Name Index. Part 2: Subject Index. 47 volumes total from 1960-1970. All volumes in brown faux leather bindings with embossed portrait of Lenin to front and lettering in gilt. All volumes in very good condition, clean and bright throughout. All dust jackets present, most in very good condition, volumes 42 and 43 dust jackets a bit worn, otherwise all are very nice. In the rare original boxes. Boxes missing for volumes 42 and 43. Boxes are in very good condition, some a bit worn, one with a good sized chip out of one side. Boxes are all very clean. Dust jackets also clean, volumes too. A lovely set with the 2 scarce index volumes, scarce dust jackets and original boxes/slipacases. A lovely set. Entire set fits into three boxes, quite heavy and large. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.

      [Bookseller: Karol Krysik Books, IOBA]
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        For Your Eyes Only

      Jonathan Cape, UK 1960 - For Your Eyes Only by Ian Fleming First Edition Jonathan Cape 1960. First impression. No inscriptions, no browning or foxing, clean and unmarked throughout. In original first state dust jacket, spine still bright and vibrant, not price clipped - a fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brought to Book Ltd]
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      JONATHAN CAPE 1960 - First Edition, First printing of FOR YOUR EYES ONLY by Ian Fleming. Published by Jonathan Cape of London 1960. Near fine vibrant fresh book in a bright near fine unrestored dust jacket with the elusive scarce original first edition dust jacket with red titles to the spine. The book is in beautiful near fine condition with crisp black covered boards, still retaining the vibrant original sheen, with a stamped eye to the front of the boards. Bright unfaded gilt titles to spine. The boards have sharp corners with no edgewear, and no stains to the cloth. The end papers are clean with one tiny delicate scripted name, otherwise no inscriptions and no bookstore stamps. The internal pages are clean, bright and flat with No marks, No inscriptions, No stains, No bent pages and No foxing. Stunning book internally appearing as unread! Please see images for details. The unrestored attractive near fine dust jacket has strong vibrant colors and with an usually red title to the spine (the holy grail for this title as the spine always fades). Very very slight touch of rubbing to the spine and corner folds. Otherwise the dust jacket has No edgewear, No tears, No stains, No rips, No chips, No rubbing, No fading and No foxing. The dust jacket is NOT price clipped and has a stated price of 15s net. The dust jacket is protected in a new clear removable archival cover. Beautiful unrestored jacket. Please see images for more details. Near fine, clean beautiful vibrant book in hard to locate highly collectible condition at a great price for this title. with a dust jacket with an unfaded spine. ADDITIONAL IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Please see our Abe store for other Fleming/James Bond titles [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        For Your Eyes Only

      Jonathan Cape, UK 1960 - For Your Eyes Only by Ian Fleming First Edition Jonathan Cape 1960. First impression. No inscriptions, no browning or foxing, clean and unmarked throughout. In original first state dust jacket which has benefited from minor restoration to head of spine. Not price clipped and unfaded. A lovely copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      New York: Viking Press, 1960. First edition. Very good in a slightly less than very good unclipped dust jacket, with the jacket showing light to moderate edgewear, particularly at the corners, as well as a closed tear to the upper left. Lower rear panel shows some creasing, closed tears at the corners. Jacket spine worn at crown and heel. This copy signed by the photographer on the table of contents. A well-loved and obviously read copy of this title, scarce in its own right but far more so when signed. Quite nice, actually.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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      1960s 1960 - Small safety pin holes to corners from where Priestley has pinned the paper before painting. Presented in a wooden gilt frame. Gouache on paper. Presented in a wooden gilt frame. Landscape of Gutemala with a volcano in the background and a man sitting in the foreground. J. B. Priestley was an enthusiastic painter, although he is best known for writing over one hundred novels, plays and essays including Good Companions, Angel Pavement and An Inspector Calls.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      . Eine Sammlung von 30 echten, ungeschliffenen Edelsteinen und Schmucksteinen aus aller Welt. Die Echtheit aller Steine wird garangiert. Uebersichtstabellen vom Institut für Edelsteinforschung, Prof. Dr. Schlossmacher. Kleine Edelsteinkunde in Taschenformat. 5. Auflage. No place c. 1960. 16 pp. + box with 30 precious stones and gems in publisher's brown plastic. 15x10.5 cm..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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      1960 - reliure pleine toile noire in-octavo à l'italienne, dos long - pièce de titre sur fond noir avec filets or, illustrations : 145 photographies originales collées sur fiches avec le thème et le lieu où elle a été prise + 8 pages de texte extraites de la revue "L'Ethnographie" avec une double page reproduisant 16 photographies issues de cette collection, sans date (les années cinquante environ) sans lieu sans Editeur, collection entière d' Alexandre Krolenko, de photos d'enseignes qu'il avait réalisées au cours de ses déplacements à travers le Bade, le Wurtenberg et le Tyrol, avec un essai de classification aidant énormément à la compréhension des symboles auquels les ferronniers d'art faisaient référence, bon état. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Macbeth the Knife. [Mimeograph typescript.]

      [1960]. A version for eight players, doubling parts, and a tape recorder. Memeograph of typescript, 26 pages (330 × 202 mm), stapled, printed rectos only. Ribbon-copy. Housed in an olive cloth chemise and slipcase. Excellent condition. Mimeograph typescript of T. H. White's play, "Macbeth the Knife", sent to Harley J. V. Usill, founding director of British record label Argo Records. The typescript is inscribed on the title page, "from T. H. White / Alderney / Channel Isles", and has a lengthy written note to "Dearest Usill" about the possibility of recording the play: "For sound on a record, every melodramatic effect would have to be used... This is for fun and splendour, for Richard [Burton] to let himself go in, not for dons." The is no record of Macbeth the Knife having been recorded by Argo, though there is record of a Shakespeare parody under the same title being performed by Danny Kaye on The Danny Kaye Show, 2nd October 1963. This typescript includes three contemporary autograph letters signed from White to Usill, mentioning Richard Burton again (with whom Usill had a working relationship) and discussing the recording of other works including The Sword and the Stone, which was recorded by Usill at Argo in 1963, with music by Benjamin Britten.

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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Philadelphia: J.B Lippincott Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1960. First; First. Hardcover. True first with the Capote praise in green, the $3.95 price and of course the publisher's first edition notice in caps. A very good, clean copy. Expected wear to head & tail of jacket, for which see image(s). No previous owner's name, no repairs, no cocking, no enhancements, no artificial sophistication. ; 8vo ; 296 pages .

      [Bookseller: Virginia Book Shop, Inc.]
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        Matthäus Evangelium Luther-Übersetzung revidiert 1956. Mit der Vorrede zum Neuen Testament aus dem Jahre 1546 von D. Martin Luther. (nummeriertes Exemplar mit Originallithographien!)

      Käthe Vogt, Berlin 1960. 107 S. Lex .8° - Lexikonformat (entspricht 25 - 30 cm) Leinen m. Schutzumschlag Nummer 773/2000 - Exempl. in einem altersgemäß guten Gesamtzust., geringe Mängel und Gebrauchsspuren möglich. Schutzumschlag leicht berieben, an einzelnen Stellen leicht eingerissen und an Ecken und Kanten leicht lädiert. Schnitt etwas angestaubt und Kopfschnitt leicht fleckig. Innenkörper davon abgesehen in einwandfreiem Zustand. Es handelt sich hierbei um ein nummeriertes Exemplar, welches das 773. von insgesamt 2000 seiner Art darstellt und Originallithographien besitzt..

      [Bookseller: Guthschrift Antiquariat]
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        Wien - Stephansdom].,

      [ca. 1960]. - Orig.-Buntstiftzeichnung. 42, 5 x 29, 5 cm. In ausgezeichnetem Zustand. pp. Vom Künstler eh. signiert. Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Auferstehung. 1960. Aquarell und Pastell über Bleistift-Vorzeichnung. Unten Mitte in Pinsel signiert und datiert: "F. Gehr 60".

      . 41,5 : 33,8 cm auf getöntem Bütten 43 : 41,5 cm.. Gerahmt (60,3 : 56,3 cm).

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Endspiel - Fin de partie. Deutsch und Französisch.

      Frankfurt, Suhrkamp Verlag, 1960.. Kl.-8°, Broschiert. 135 S. Originaler illustrierter Broschur-Einband. Mit Signatur des Autors auf Vortitel. Umschlag sehr leicht angestaubt, ansonsten gutes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Universität München]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Heinnemann 1960 - First Edition, First Issue with the words "First Published in Great Britain in 1960" printed on the copyright page. A wonderful copy. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL cloth from the publisher with light wear to the boards. The pages are clean with no marks or bookplates in the book. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has the price present with slight wear to the panels. A spectacular copy for this First Edition published in England. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Penck, A.R. - Hinrichtung (Guillotine).

      . Zeichnung / Federzeichnung, in brauner Tusche, laviert, um 1960. Von A.R. Penck. 18,4 x 28,5 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Verso Stempel der Sammlung Agathe Böttcher Nr. P 27. Diverse Annotationen in Bleistift. - Auf der Rückseite weitere Federzeichnung "Frauenkopf" in schwarzer Feder, seitlich beschnitten. - Papier mit kaum merklichen Lagerspuren. Insgesamt sehr gut erhaltenes Blatt. A.R. Penck (1939 Dresden - lebt und arbeitet in Dublin). Eigentlich Ralf Winkler. Deutscher Maler und Grafiker, Vertreter der gestisch-abstrakten Malerei. Gehört zu den bekanntesten Namen der neueren internationalen Kunstszene. 1954 Lehre als Werbezeichner, erste Arbeiten, Holzschnitte und Porträts. 1955 Ablehnung an den Akademien in Dresden und Ost-Berlin. 1960/61 Bewerbung bei der Volksarmee wird abgelehnt. 1963-65 Auseinandersetzung mit Mathematik, Kybernetik und theoretischer Physik. Seit 1968 Verwendung des Pseudonyms 'A.R. Penck' - später weitere Pseudonyme wie 'Mike Hammer' oder 'T.M.'. 1974 Umzug nach Dresden. 1975 Verleihung des Will-Grohmann-Preises. 1976 Ausstellung mit Joerg Immendorff. 1980 Ausbürgerung aus der DDR und Umzug nach Kerpen bei Köln. 1982 documenta in Kassel. 1983 Umzug nach London. 1988 Berufung als Professor an die Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. Seit 1991 Atelier in Berlin. 1992 documenta in Kassel. 1988 Retrospektiven in der Nationalgalerie Berlin und im Kunsthaus Zürich. 2003 Retrospektive im Museum Küppersmühle, Duisburg..

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      Chicago: Playboy, 1960. Fleming, Ian. COMPLETE COLLECTION (two short stories & five novels) OF JAMES BOND'S FIRST APPEARANCES IN PLAYBOY MAGAZINE: THE HILDEBRAND RARITY (March 1960), ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE (April-June 1963), THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (January 1964), YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE (April-June 1964), THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN (April-July 1965), and OCTOPUSSY (March-April 1966). 14 issues in total, each with a unique illustration and 13 of the 14 are either Fine or Near Fine (April 1964 is Very Good, with some light wear and a small tear to front cover). A really rare grouping in this sort of superior condition (bright and clean, with all centerfolds intact). The relationship between Ian Fleming and Hugh Hefner was an important one for their respective "brands" as that synergy helped validate James Bond and Playboy Magazine as the definition /destination for all things sexy, sophisticated, and suave. A not-to-be-missed opportunity for the James Bond 007 collector.. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Illus. by Various.

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        *Männer der Wirtschaft Reden und Berichte - Das Wertpapier (Beilage) 1960 bis 1974 + 1976 bis 1983 (23 BÜCHER)

      Düsseldorf : Verlag Das Wertpapier 1960. 1 x ca. 600; 30cm Halbleinen - Zustand: Gut min. gebräunt (Innen); Bibliotheksex. mit Klebestreifenrest (Außen); Besitzerstempel (Innen); Einband Außen hat geringe Gebrauchsspuren; Buch wurde nachgebunden; Das Photo zeigt nur eins der 23 Bücher.

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        GO TO HEAVEN.

      NY: McGraw Hill 1960 1st ed. - INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. A fine hardcover book in a very good dustjacket. Warmly inscribed by the famous archbishop. Sheen's cause for canonization was opened in 2002 and he considered an official Servant of God by the Church. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Pablo Picasso signs a bullfight souvenir from the bullring at Nimes, France

      Signed "Picasso" on the reverse of a colorful circular paper originally folded and stapled to form a conical hat, 12" in diameter, c. 1960, depicting three stylized flamenco dancers with the legend: "Souvenir de la CORRIDA" ("Souvenir of the BULLFIGHT"). Vendors sold these hats at the entrance to the bullring to provide relief from the sun. Partial fold separation repaired with staples, creases and some moderate soiling. An excellent association piece, as Picasso was a great fan of bullfighting.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Four Quartets

      Limited to 290 Copies, Signed by EliotELIOT, T.S. The Four Quartets. London: Faber and Faber, [1960].One of 290 copies printed on the hand-press of the Officina Bodoni in Verona and signed by the author, this being number 188. Quarto (11 3/4 x 8 inches; 297 x 202 mm). [4, blank], [1]-[54], [1, blank], [1, colophon], [4, blank] pp. Printed in Dante type.Quarter vellum over marbled boards. Vellum ruled in gilt. Spine lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. A fine copy. In marbled cardboard open-end slipcase.Contained in the Four Quartets are Burnt Norton, East Coker, The Dry Salvages and Little Gidding.Gallup, Eliot, A43c.HBS 66104.$5,500

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        The Birthday Party

      London: Methuen, 1960. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Harold Pinter on the title page. Near fine in a near fine dust price-clipped dust jacket with light rubbing to the extremities.The Birthday Party is the second full-length play by Harold Pinter and one of Pinter's best-known and most-frequently performed plays. The Birthday Party is about Stanley Webber, an erstwhile piano player in his 30s, who lives in a rundown boarding house, run by Meg and Petey Boles, in an English seaside town, "probably on the south coast, not too far from London". Two sinister strangers, Goldberg and McCann, who arrive supposedly on his birthday and who appear to have come looking for him, turn Stanley's apparently innocuous birthday party organized by Meg into a nightmare.

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        The leopard. Translated from the Italian by Archibald Colquhoun

      London: Collins and Harville Press. 1960. "First edition, 8vo, pp. [8], 9-254, [1]; a fine copy in the dust jacket. Published posthumously, this is the top-selling novel in Italian history, and one of the most important novels in modern Italian literature. In 2012, The Observer named it as one of the 10 best historical novels. The plot chronicles the changes in Sicilian life and society during the Risorgimento (1815-1871). The novel was also made into an award-winning 1963 film of the same name, directed by Luchino Visconti and starring Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale and Alain Delon."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        Early Donation to Dr. King?s Southern Christian Leadership Conference

      Partly Printed Check Endorsed ?Rev Martin Luther King, Jr.? by a secretary on verso, 6.25? x 2.75?. Oakland, California, November 14, 1960. Drawn on the Oakland Bank of Commerce for $5.00, signed ?E. James Lieberman.? Bank cancellation stampings on both sides including Citizens Trust Co., Atlanta, Georgia, November 22, 1960. Stamped beneath secretarial signature of Rev. King: ?For Deposit Only / Southern Christian / Leadership Conference.? The Southern Christian Leadership Conference was founded in 1957 with Martin Luther King, Jr. as its first President.According to his Authors Guild biography, Dr. E James Lieberman (26-years-old when he wrote this check), involved in peace activism, is currently affiliated with the Jewish Peace Fellowship, Center on Conscience & War, and Compassion and Choices. Dr. Lieberman is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Emeritus at The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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