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        Chappellerie de Paris.

      San Francisco, ca. 1960s. - Oil on board. 20 x 24 inches. John Payne (1928-2000) was represented by San Francisco's Maxwell Galleries in the 1950s.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        [Complete Set of the Rabbit Novels] Rabbit, Run; Rabbit Redux; Rabbit is Rich; Rabbit at Rest

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1960; 1971; 1981; 1990. First. First editions. All are fine in fine dustwrappers; Rabbit, Run has very slight sunning at the spine but is still fine. From the library of Susan Sheehan. Rabbit, Run and Rabbit Redux are Signed by Updike on the title pages. Rabbit is Rich is Inscribed by Updike to Sheehan on the title page: "for Susan Sheehan, Best wishes, John Updike." Rabbit at Rests is Inscribed by Updike to Sheehan on the title page: "for Susan Sheehan, the most glamorous of my collectors, John Updike." Updike and Sheehan were colleagues at The New Yorker for nearly 50 years, both, among other things, contributing frequently to "The Talk of the Town." Both won Pulitzer Prizes: Updike for Rabbit is Rich and Rabbit at Rest; Sheehan for General Non-Fiction for her 1983 book Is There No Place on Earth for Me? A spectacular set of the Rabbit tetralogy, with both of his Pulitzer-winning titles from the library of another Pulitzer-winner. A significant association. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        [Rabbit Angstrom Novels]: Rabbit, Run; Rabbit Redux; Rabbit is Rich; Rabbit at Rest

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960-1990 First editions, first printings. Four volumes: Rabbit, Run (1960), Rabbit Redux (1971), Rabbit is Rich (1981), and Rabbit at Rest (1990). Rabbit at Rest signed by Updike on the front free endpaper. Original publisher's cloths, lettered in metallic silver, variously colored top stains; in the original pictorial dust jackets, lettered in white. A near fine or better set, with a hint of wear to the extremities, Rabbit, Run with a hint of toning to the board edges, Rabbit Redux and Rabbit is Rich with faint marks to the fore edges, else fine, bight and clean pages; unclipped dust jackets, with a hint of light wear and rubbing to the extremities, Rabbit Run with a hint of toning to the spine and a minor nick to the spine head, a few hints of faint soiling and minor toning to the rear panels of Volumes I-III, else fine. A bright and attractive set of the Rabbit Angstrom novels. These four volumes comprise the Rabbit series, which was published as one volume in 1995 under the title Rabbit Angstrom: A Tetralogy. Updike wrote the series incrementally at the end of each decade and each work reflects the zeitgeist of that particular time period. Additionally, the series traces the life of the main character Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom, whom the reader follows from his early adulthood to retirement. Together, the Rabbit series was noted by The New York Times as one of the best works of fiction in the past few decades.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        To Kill a Mocking Bird

      London: Heinemann,, 1960. Octavo. Original brown-red cloth, titles to spine in white. With the pictorial dust jacket. Minor bump to head of spine, edges and margins of text block lightly toned. An excellent copy in a likewise excellent jacket with mildly toned and nicked extremities. First UK edition, first impression, the US edition appeared earlier the same year. The publisher's file copy, with their stamp to the front flyleaf of the dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Nederlandsch Historisch Scheepvaart Museum: Catalogus der Bibliotheek. Volume I and II

      Amsterdam: Cornelis Schuytstraat. (1960). First. First edition. 2 Volumes. Both near fine in boards with sunned spines. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Nederlandsch Historisch Scheepvaart Museum. Catalogus der bibliotheek. (2 vol. set).

      Asd., 1960. - 2 vols. 4to. 1154 pp. With 48 plts. (incl. few in col.). Index. Hardcover. Or. cloth. VG/--. (Front top corner of vol. I sl. bumped). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charbo's Antiquariaat]
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        Structure of Haemoglobin. A Three-Dimensional Fourier Synthesis at 5.5-A. Resolution, Obtained by X-Ray Analysis." Offprint from Nature, Vol. 185, no. 4711, February 13, 1960, pp. 416-22. SIGNED BY MAX PERUTZ.

      1960 - 7 pp, including 10 figs. Stapled as issued. 1" along blank vertical margin has been eroded away. First Edition. Signed: "M. F. Perutz." "Perutz's structure of hemoglobin at low resolution and Kendrew's of myoglobin at high were published back to back in Nature of 13 February 1960 [the Perutz paper offered here]" (Judson, Eighth Day of Creation, p. 567). Max Perutz shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1962 with John C. Kendrew "for their studies of the structure of globular proteins." In his Nobel Prize lecture (December 11, 1962) Perutz delineated the contributions of his collaborators (Nobel Lectures . . . Chemistry 1942-1962, pp. 671-72). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Scientia Books, ABAA]
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        [Bound Television Scripts]: It's a Wonderful World

      [No place]: Dudley Pictures Corporation. 1960-1962. Two volumes. Large quartos. Typewriter generated sheets bound in red calf gilt. A bit of wear on the raised bands, else near fine in near fine custom slipcases. They contain 26 episodes (of the 39 produced) of the little known Swayze-narrated travelogue that ran from 1960 thru 1962. For this program Swayze reported on Hong Kong, Australia, Hawaii, Phillipines, Puerto Rico, Finland, Spain, Fiji, West Germany, Singapore, Turkey, Caribbean, New Zealand, Britain, Italy, France, Switzerland, Greece, Ireland, the Orient, Ceylon, Bali, India, Egypt, Europe, the South Pacific, and New Zealand (again). Swayze, was NBC's first news anchor from 1948-1955 and popular television host, best-known for his Timex commercials with the catch phrase "It takes a licking and keeps on ticking." Conceivably, this is the only retained record of the the contents of this series contents. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Luck of Ginger Coffey

      Andre Deutsch, London 1960 - First UK Edition. Fine book in a Fine Dustjacket. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Winner of the Governor General's Literary Award. An early novel , set in Montreal, from this fine writer. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: MDS BOOKS]
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        STRATEGY OF PEACE. Edited by Allan Nevins

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1960. First Edition. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED PRESENTATION COPY. AN AUTOGRAPH PRESENTATION COPY IN THE HAND OF JOHN F. KENNEDY, SIGNED BY HIM, AND SIGNED ALSO BY THE EDITOR, ALLAN NEVINS. Together with a typed letter signed (by autopen Robot VI), on Kennedy&#146;s U.S. Senate letterhead. 8vo, publisher&#146;s original black cloth lettered in copper and red on the spine, with the original pictorial dustjacket. xv, 233. A fresh and handsome presentation copy, the dustjacket with some minor edge wear. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY JOHN F. KENNEDY AND THE EDITOR AND AUTHOR OF THE INTRODUCTION, PULITZER PRICE WINNING HISTORIAN ALLEN NEVINS. This copy was presented by Senator Kennedy to Dr. John Pomfret of the Huntington library just prior to his nomination as Democratic candidate for President. The manuscript presentation in Kennedy&#146;s hand reads, &#147;To Dr. John Pomfret / With regards and best wishes&#148; and is then boldly signed by Kennedy. Beneath this is Nevins&#146; signature. Included with the book is a typed letter from Kennedy to Dr. Pomfret explaining that Nevins suggested he send the book and that he was doing so under separate cover. He then says, &#147;I hope this will be of interest to you, and I would be most happy to receive any comments you may have.&#148; The letter is signed, with an autopen signature. The autograph and signature in the book are genuine.<br> The book itself is a valuable look at American politics at a crossroads at the middle of the 20th century. &#147; The foreign policy speeches and statements of defense, peace, national security and related domestic issues of a leading presidential candidate are here edited by an eminent historian, who has also contributed an introduction. The book includes the Senator&#146;s annotations and an interview with him by John Fisher.&#148; (dustjacket)

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        The Country Girls

      London: Hutchinson,, 1960. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt on blue ground. With the dust jacket. Spine a little rolled, faint spotting to endpapers. An excellent copy in the lightly foxed jacket. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Tiller - Official Publication of the Curved Dash Owners Club

      Privately Printed, Not Stated - Unpaginated (56 pages) with a hard glossy soft cover bound into a dark blue hard cover with gold-like lettering. The 1st Edition of (the) Official Publication of the Curved Dash Owners Club. No date stated (around 1960). No publisher or place stated. From Dedication Page: 'Dedicated to - Ransom E. Olds - Inventor of the curved dash runabout, which presently is the object of our affections. One of the few successful pioneers in getting America out of the mud and onto wheels. (Also Dedicated to) George C. Green - Like Mr. Olds, a perfectionist and an advocate of the Golden Rule. George's much desired restorations provide the best evidence of his mechanical ability and have set a standard of perfection that few equal and none surpass'. Three-quarters page photograph of George C. Green signed by him under photograph in blue ink. Four and a half page 'Curved Dash Olds News', (George C. Green, President) dated January, 1965, No.9, laid in book. From Editor's Comments: ' My first objective was to make this a factual source of information, which the members of the club would value highly. Our readers will note that I have divided the text in this order - (1) Photos, etc., of Mr. Olds [brief biography]; (2) Reproductions of original documents and Mr. Hulse's letter. In this section I have included pictures of some of the men who helped establish the car's reputation and the impossible roads that were common for that day. Some photos of the factory are included. The advertising department's efforts to introduce the car's qualities to feminine drivers is evident, and the Company's early efforts to establish its reputation on the track is represented by the picture of H.G. Thomas in the Olds "Pirate"; (3) This section is devoted to Mr. and Mrs. Green, showing them in their ever faithful 1904 olds, which he acquired in 1907. The fact that it has been driven over 100,000 miles, assures us that our little cars will be here when we no longer have a need for them. This section also covers club activities to date and the most important part of the issue "Georges technical notes" and other information of interest to owners. In my efforts to collect historical data, I had the good fortune to correspond with Mr. Theodore E. Barthel, one of the company's first bookkeepers - who provided me with a copy of an invoice representing the first carload shipment of automobiles that was ever made, and other documents of equal interest. We all realize that time will not permit George to restore all of the cars awaiting his attention, and it is hoped that the club and the subsequent issues of "The Tiller" will provide the means of preserving for posterity the curved dash car, and some of George's experience, ability and restorative handwork. When he (George) expressed a desire to organize we owners into a club, to encourage the restoration and preservation of the little cars, he found no objectors and the C.D.O.C. was born at Hershey, Penna., in 1956 with 25 charter members'. Contents also include: Song lyrics - "In My Merry Oldsmobile" (written by Gus Edwards); Highlights of Oldsmobile's History [first Oldsmobile built Aug 21, 1897, Lansing, by 2 employees]; First Oldsmobile automotive plant [Olds Motor Works, 1899], Letter to N.O. Geisinger ("Geis") from Charles E. Hulse, Sept. 1, 1959, outlining the history of production; Identification Features [1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906 models]; Photos; Poem - "They Came To Take The Tour" by Robert C. Beattie; George C. Green's 'Restoration Tips' [Front Axle and Wheels, Rear Axle and Wheels, Motors, Miscellaneous]; Poem - "How Come So New" by Beattie; Record of Club Events; Letters sent to editor regarding the Curved Dash Oldsmobile; "An Oldster's Wish" N.O. (Nelson O. Geisinger). INCLUDES 'Printers Proof' of first edition. Inscribed by N.O. Geisinger's daughter-in-law to editor "Merry Christmas -1960". Rare. Inventory #19-001147-2017. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Steve's Bookshelves LLC]
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        Ferrements.

      Seuil 1960 - - Seuil, Paris 1960, 13,5x19,5cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 25 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, tirage de tête. Bel exemplaire. Rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Brain&#39;s The Target (SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY)

      Toronto, Ontario: The Ryerson Press, 1960. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine. 16 pp. 8vo. Ryerson Poetry Chapbook 199. Printed blue boards. 1 of 250 copies. Light surface wear with sunning to spine. Small scratch and smudge to back cover. Internally clean and bright. Extraordinary association copy inscribed: "To that beautiful, intuitive/evocative, important, socially/conscious poet/Miriam Waddington/Milton Acorn/ &#39;Callum&#39; was written mainly to prove to you I could write images." "Callum" first appeared in the Marxist publication "Canadian Tribune" April 22, 1957. Acorn described this poem to Al Purdy as among his best three or four poems. In protective cover. Milton Acorn (1923 &#150; 1986) was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright and was later nicknamed "The People&#39;s Poet" by his peers. He won the Governor General&#39;s Award in 1976 and was briefly married to fellow poet Gwendolyn MacEwen.

      [Bookseller: Come By Chance Books (IOBA)]
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        French Provincial Cooking

      London: Michael Joseph. Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, fore corners lightly bumped. ; . Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and red spine panel, red . blind stamped motif of wine bottle and serving dishes to front board. Nice . tight copy, no names or marks inside.. 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 493 pages; A true classic and probably the most influential cookery book of the 20th century. Full of cooking ideas and recipes, a scholarly yet straightforward celebration of the traditions of French regional cooking. .

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        Casanova's Chinese Restaurant

      Little Brown 1960 - Flat SIGNED by Anthony Powell on the title page. The volume is bumped on the spine ends and corners (a bit severe on the top front corner which has caused creasing to the first four leaves), lightly foxed on the fore-edges and more heavily so on the top edges, and since two grades of paper were used in the production, the first half is uniformly darker the the last half. The unclipped dust jacket, sleeved in mylar, is rubbed with light chipping on the spine ends and corners, is toned toned on the spine and perimeters, and there is a crease on the top front corner. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        Antonin Artaud

      - Photographie originale, tirage vers 1960, 217x165 mm, sur papier perlé. Célèbre portrait d¿Artaud un an avant sa disparition. C¿est grâce à son frère Pierre Loeb que Denise Colomb rencontra Antonin Artaud. La photographe qui réalisait alors ses premiers portraits d¿artistes se souvient : «Il changeait tout le temps d¿expression. J¿avais à peine le temps d¿armer et d¿appuyer. Ses mains étaient aussi tragiques que son visage. On aurait dit qu¿il avait des menottes. J¿étais bouleversée»

      [Bookseller: Librairie-Galerie Emmanuel Hutin]
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        Plans and illustrations pertaining to the candidature of the community of Garmisch-Partenkirchen for the VIIIth Olympic Winter Games in 1960. Plans et photos pour la candidature de la commune de Garmisch-Partenkirchen aux VIIImes Jeux Olympiques d'Hiver 1960. Pläne und Bilder zur Bewerbung der Marktgemeinde Garmisch-Partenkirchen um die VIII. Olympischen Winterspiele 1960

      NP n/d - Oblong folio (17 3/4" x 16") 30pp. Bolted half blue cloth over marbled boards, as issued. Rare supplement volume to the 1960 bid by Garmisch-Partenkirchen to host the Olympic Winter Games. First page with b/w illustration of the Olympic rings. 32 original full-page b/w photographs of the venues & stadiums as well as graphic prints, mounted on heavy gray card stock with annotations in French, English and German. Average size of photographs 11 3/4" x 9 1/4". One large color fold-out map (23" x 30") of the 'Olympiagelände' resting inside pocket on page 29. Minor discoloration on boards. Wear to edges, small area on bottom edge of front and back board bumped. Slight rubbing and fraying on head and tail of spine. Bottom corners of card stock slightly bumped throughout. Binding in very good, photographs and prints in near fine condition. Scarce. Photographs & prints: Plan of the Olympic Ski Stadium / The Olympic Ski Stadium seen from north-east / The Ski Stadium seen from west / The big Olympic Ski Jump / Administrative buildings and partial view of the stands in the Olympic Ski Stadium / The ski jumps in the Olympic Ski Stadium / Plans of the Olympic Ice Stadium / General view of the Olympic Ice Stadium / Model of the Olympic Ice Stadium with the artificial ice rinks / Inside view of rink I at the Olympic Ice Stadium / The seating section and the clock tower of the Olympic Ice Stadium / The stands on the south side of the Olympic Ice Stadium with the radio booths / The covered middle section of the stadium with the seating section for the guests of honour / The Olympic Ice Stadium at night / Compressor units in the machine room of the Olympic Ice Stadium / Distributing unit in the machine house of the Olympic Ice Stadium / Plan of the Olympic Bobsleigh Run / The finish curve of the Olympic Bobsleigh Run / Terrain of the cross country competitions / The Ladies' Kandahar Run / Besides the main slalom slope at the Olympic Ski Stadium there are other suitable slopes which can be used for slalom at the Hausberg, the Hochalm and on the Zugspitze Plateau / These photographs show that the highways can handle heavy traffic / The auditorium of the theater for meetings and receptions / Hochalmhaus / Emergency ski areas in the event of unfavourable weather./ The location of Garmisch-Partenkirchen with regard to the international travel routes / Fold-out map [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Autograph Letter, signed, addressed to Major Gray Phillips, M.C

      on Moulin de la Tuilerie at Gif-sur-Yvette letterhead 1960 - 4 pp, Quarto. . . "I haven't survived the Biarritz climate - I ache in every bone! Three swims in 3 weeks and torrents of rain. So bad was it that I was driven to taking French lessons! The Duke played golf every day anyway that was the point of the trip. I am a cripple also - have a bad bursitis as a result of this fall and my ankle came out of the cast twice its size - they say that will pass like all things . We are not going to Rome - Too expensive and too many people . Master Sydney Johnson is being married this coming Thursday to a housemaid we once had but is now an infirmeriere [nurse]. My rich southern blood boils at the thought of a mixed marriage and of course I would not have them under my roof -how it will all effect his valeting we'll have to be seen - I can't say he has had much chance to meet girls of his hue while with us - . There is no one in Paris - we choose Biarritz in July so as to have less Flamenco - but I do not think I will be in Paris in August again. The heat is on every where and . also the shops are closed and no laundry open! ." Signed "Love W."In 1954 the Duke and Duchess moved to Charles de Gaulle's former house at Neuilly, spending vacations at le Moulin de la Tuilerie, their country home near Paris. An unusually candid example, from someone who was, herself, not considered quite marriageable material in her time. Boldly penned in her distinctive hand and informally signed with her first initial. gray paper printed in green with white borders, written in blue ink [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Randall House (ABAA)]
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        THE CHALLENGES WE FACE

      New York: McGraw Hill, (1960). First Edition. hardcover. Near Fine in a Very Good, price-clipped dustwrapper. Nixon&#39;s uncommon first book, a selection of his speeches compiled when he was Vice President. INSCRIBED and SIGNED to --- -- "With best wishes/from/Richard Nixon" and dated 8 September 1977. With the recipient&#39;s mailing label from Nixon with his printed free frank laid in.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        The Edge of the Sword

      Criterion Books, 1960-01-01. Hardcover. Good. First edition. No jacket; mild shelfwear - but nothing severe. Some slight fading to the spine. A touch of marginalia.

      [Bookseller: Books Renewed]
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        There is still one on whom we can count to stiffen the army's morale: Brigitte Bardot.

      1960 1960 - Sheet size: 195 ×138 mm. Stamped on verso for publication in the Daily Mail, 27 Jan 1960. Pen and ink and blue pencil crayon on wove paper. President de Gaulle fired Major General Massu from his post as commander of the troops in French Algeria on 22 January, following his public criticisms of French military tactics. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s and 60s. Never savage, though often waspishly accurate and exuding an urbane air of amusement at the foibles of his fellows, Bentley's work was familiar to the public from a wide variety of publications. Between 1952 and 1954 he drew regular cartoons for the weekly Time and Tide, and after that for the daily News Chronicle. Between 1958 and 1962 he drew topical cartoons for the Daily Mail under the title "Watch My Line." He also drew many portraits, in black and white line, of famous people, for various papers, including over sixty for the Sunday Telegraph, which began publication in February 1961.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Typed Letter Signed

      1960. Book. Near Fine. No Binding. Signed Richard Nixon. Two typewritten pages, app. 500 words, on official Vice Presidential stationary. Dated Dec. 14, 1960, personally signed by the Vice President. Richard Nixon reflects upon his recent loss to JFK in the1960 election; the bright future of the Republican Party looking forward; and Nixon&#39;s plans for his own near future. There is much significant content in this letter to Edmund Converse, a Repuiblican Party Business Leader from Nevada..

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        Breakdown; Breakfast at Elevenses; Break-Pedal Down; Break 50 Kill.

      London: Hutchinson & Co., 1960-3 - 4 works, octavo. Each in the original cloth with the pictorial dust jackets designed by Bratby. Some darkening to edges of boards and very light rubbing to corners, faint spotting to the endpapers of the first work. An excellent set in the lightly rubbed jackets, with the first work somewhat more so and the third work with the rear panel somewhat soiled. Numerous illustrations by Bratby in the text throughout the set. First editions, first impressions, of the artist John Bratby's four semi-autobiographical novels, each signed by the author on the front free endpaper. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        THE WEIRDSTONE OF BRISINGAMEN

      Published by Collins, 1960. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good/Good. Very good condition in an almost very good dustwrapper. A Tale of Alderley. Blue cloth, silver title to spine. 224 pages. Endpapers are maps. Spine slightly bumped with a tiny nick at top. Pale foxing to textblock edges else contents fine. Blue pictorial wrapper is edge worn with a few closed tears, only very minimal loss of surface paper at corners. [R]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books]
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        SALLY BECOMES A NEW ZEALANDER

      George G. Harrap & Co.Ltd. 1960 - Yellow cloth pictorial cover,very clean bright tidy book.Some foxing on page edges.Tight clean copy.Inscription on front blank page.Bookstore neat stamp on page also.This book is not listed anywhere and appears to be the only copy avaliable worldwide. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Poems [Signed and with a short notation in Greek]

      Atlantic Monthly Press [Little, Brown and Company], Boston 1960 - A Very Good copy of the First American Edition, first printing (light handling soil and some tiny spots to boards, a few spots to the rear board, board corners bumped, some foxing to the closed page block's top edge), in a Near Fine dust jacket (spine lightly sunned, quite light edge wear, tiny chipping at spine ends and corners, small rub at lower portion of the front panel near the flap turn, expected age toning to the rear panel and to the flap edges --- in excellent condition for an unlaminated dust jacket of this age), SIGNED BY GEORGE SEFERIS on the title page where he also has made a notation in Greek. Containing 127 pages, the book presents the first comprehensive collection of Seferis' Poetry published in the United States. While some of the verses selected for this book previously appeared in the 1948 translation of "The King of Asine", the balance of them appear here in English for the first time. A Greek Diplomat and Ambassador to the UK, and one of the Twentieth Century's most important Greek Poets, George Seferis won the 1963 Nobel Prize in Literature for "his eminent lyrical writing, inspired by a deep feeling for the Hellenic world of culture", making him the first Greek ever to have received the Prize. Signed copies of Seferis' works are extraordinarily scarce in any language, and our search of the of the auction records shows no signed copies of his works coming to auction in the last 55 years. Altogether a Very Good copy of an extremely difficult-to-find book from the first Greek author to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. A QUITE SCARCE COPY SIGNED AND WITH A SHORT NOTATION BY GEORGE SEFERIS. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Call It Sleep - A Novel

      Pageant Books, Inc., Paterson, NJ 1960 - First printing of the Pageant hardcover edition with a Critical Introduction By Maxwell Geismar; The History of Henry Roth and Call It Sleep By Harold U. Ribalow; A Personal Appreciation By Meyer Levin. lii, 600pp. Gray cloth, black spine label, gilt spine lettering. Dust jacket price 5.95. Signed by Roth and Levin to half-title page. Book appears in fine, tight condition; dust jacket has minor creasing to spine crown and slight age-toning to spine white sections but overall very bright and full intact. The [1960] Pageant Books edition was the first attempt to restore 'Call It Sleep' to its rightful place in the pantheon of 20th-century literature after its 1934 publication and subsequent neglect. ' Call it Sleep' has achieved a second life since this re-publication and during the critical re-appraisal in the 1960s it was hailed as an overlooked Depression-era masterpiece, a classic novel of immigration and compared to the writings of Joyce. It is widely regarded as a masterpiece of Jewish American literature. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Marston's Book Shop]
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        La Palpebra rovesciata.

      Azimuth 1960 - Poetry. Poesia [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Giorgio Maffei]
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        The China Quarterly - Volumes 1 through 176, a complete run

      Paris/London:: China Quarterly,, 1960-2003. First printing/reprints. Softcover. Very Good. 1960 through 2003. A complete run of this very important journal, several are official reprints, the contents of all issues are clean and good, covers have light wear, later volumes, 60-176, are almost &#39;as new&#39; . 9.25 by 6 inches.

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        ORIGINAL PRELIMINARY PENCIL TISSUE FOR "MAD MAGAZINE " PAINTING OF ALFRED E. NEUMAN

      New York, ca. late 1960s - An engaging drawing by Mad artist Mingo showing Alfred E. Neuman in a strait jacket, seated, knitting a glove with his toes. Done as a preliminary to a subsequent painting Pencil on heavy weight tracing paper, image approximately 11 x 9 inches, 16 x 12 inches overall. Horizontal fold, else fine, mounted in an archival mat [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Tulpenpflückendes Mädchen mit Puppe. Ölgemälde.

      . Niedliches kleines Ölgemälde eines versonnenen Mädchens beim Tulpenpflücken mit einer Puppe. Öl auf Hartkarton, alt gerahmt ( Bildgröße: 20 x 34 cm / Rahmenmaß: 37 x 41 cm ). Rechts unten mit *M.Rau* signiert, undatiert ( ca. um 1960 ). Der Rahmen mit kleinen Abplatzungen, sonst guter Zustand. ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER, 25 Volumes: 1 (1960/61) - 25 (1982). Volume 21 (1978) is incomplete. [= 25 Jahrgänge: 1 (1961/61) - 25 (1982). Jahrgang 21 (1978) ist unvollständig]. Gebundene Zeitschrift. ISSN: 0017-9310.

      Oxford, New York : Pergamon Press, 1960 - 1982.. 25 Jahrgänge in 31 Bänden und mehreren Einzelheften Bibliothekseinband. 25 Jahrgänge in 31 Bänden und mehreren Einzelheften!!! Der Titel stammt aus einer aufgelösten Spezialbibliothek für Luft- und Raumfahrt und ist mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Zehn Bücher mit gelber Rückensignatur. Die Jahrgänge 19 (1976), 21 (1978) und 24 (1981) wurden nicht mit eingebunden (beiliegende Einzelhefte). Leider fehlen die Ausgaben 4 bis 9 des Jahrgangs 21 (1978). Einbände mit leichten Lagerspuren. Seiten sauber. Bindungen fest. Einzelhefte sind etwas knittrig. Guter Gesamtzustand. Mehr Fotos und Angaben zu den Versandtkosten schicken wir Ihnen gern auf Anfrage. Bitte beachten Sie unser reichhaltiges Angebot an antiquarischen Zeitschriften. // From library-stock. Ten books with yellow signature label on spine. The following volumes are not bound in hard-covers: 19 (1976), 21 (1978) and 24 (1981). Issues number 4 - 9 of volume 21 (1978) are missing. Covers with light shelf wear. Pages clean. Good condition. More pictures on demand. Please ask for shipping-fees. zqx mbx jqx

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat BOOKFARM]
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        The Conscience of a Conservative

      Victor Publishing Co. Fine in Good+ dust jacket; ***SALE. The price of this item has been . temporarily reduced by 30%. Sale price ends soon!***. 1960. First Edition/Sixth Printing. Hardcover. Blue pebbled cover is pristine. Boards and spine are straight. Binding is tight. Pages clean and appear unread. Dust jacket has publisher&#39;s price of $3.00. DJ has overall wear witha couple small tears and is protected by a clear Brodart cover. Inscribed by Goldwater: "To Freddy-- with fondness, Barry". Provenance: From the estate of former Arizona State House Representatives, Winifred "Freddie" Hershberger (1992-1998) and Joseph Peter Hershberger III (1972-1976). ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: New Boston Fine and Rare Books]
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        Komponist 1913 - 1988). Eigenhändiges Notenmanuskript u. Porträtphotographie, beide mit Unterschrift. O.O. 1948 u. 1957. 2 Seiten Fol. u. 8°.

      - Das zweiseitige Notenmanuskript mit dem Vorspiel zum "Totentanz nach Hans Holbein?.- Beigegeben ein maschingeschr. Begleitschreiben an Wilhelm Trautmann mit eigenh. Unterschrift v. C. Bresgen, dat. 30. XII. 1960. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller]
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        PROMENADES MONTMARTROISES / DIGNIMONT ANDRE

      TRINCKVEL 1960 - 127pp. Bon Etat Un vol; reliure demi chagrin grenant à coins , dos à nerfs, emboîtage bordé, 9 dessins en couleurs de Dignimont en hors texte , et bois gravés en noir in texte. EDITION ORIGINALE du texte. Tirage lim. à 500 expl. , celui ci un des 80 expl. sur grd vélin blanc comprenant une suite en noir des hors texte. Bel exemplaire [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Emmanuelle Morin]
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        Night.

      MacGibbon & Kee, London 1960 - First British edition of the author's most well known work. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by the author. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A very sharp copy. "If only I could get rid of this dead weight Immediately 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 friends everyone 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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