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        MR. CITIZEN

      Bernard Geis (1960), (New York) - Illustrated with photographs. Truman's account of his experiences after leaving the White House. The scarcest of the three issues of this book, this is the Author's Edition bound in half brown morocco leather and patterned paper boards with two gilt-lettered black labels on the spine and a larger label on the front cover noting this as the "Author's Edition." It is believed that only 100 copies were issued in this manner for use by Truman to give to families and friends, as opposed to the limitation of 1000 of the regular limited edition. This copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author to his former Secretary of the Treasury on the half-title page: "To Honorable John Wesley Snyder,/from/his good friend, comrade/and associate in most/trying times. He was the/greatest of the great Secretaries/of the Treasury./Sincerely/Harry Truman/Independence/November 11, 1960." Snyder has highlighted a few passages with pencil. Housed in the original pictorial slipcase which is also INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author: "Honorable John W. Snyder/from/Harry Truman." This inscription and signature are rubbed and faded but still visible. Some rubbing to one of the spine labels. Near Fine in a Near Fine slipcase [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        The Truth About A Publisher. An Autobiographical Record.

      London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1960 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, blue topstain. Some light rubbing to extremities, but an excellent copy. Black and white portrait frontispiece and numerous photographic plates. First edition, first impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription to Storer Lunt, head of the New York publishing house W. W. Norton & Co., on the front free endpaper, "To Storer Lunt, Colleague of my best friend among american publishers, the late W. W. Norton, from Stanley Unwin, 31st March 1960". Includes, clipped from the New York Times, the glowing review that Lunt wrote of the book, and three typed letters signed, two from Stanley Unwin thanking him for the review, and one from "Jack" at A & C Black reporting Unwin's delight at reading Lunt's review - "I have never known the old boy so delighted and above himself (which is saying something)." A nice document of relations in the upper echelons of the publishing world. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        All the King's Men. A play

      New York: Random House,, 1960. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt on a black ground, and imprint gilt to front board, black topstain. With the dust jacket. Spine slightly dulled, and very slight rubbing to tips, a few mild spot to edges and endpapers. An excellent copy in the soiled and spine-tanned jacket with a few stains. First edition thus (originally published as the author's first novel in 1946 by Harcourt, Brace & Co); the play was first performed at the East 74th Street Theatre, NYC, on October 16 1959. This copy is inscribed on the front free endpaper to Conrad Aiken and his wife Mary, "To Conrad + Mary, with friendship and admiration, Red, Fairfield, May 3, 1960". Warren admired Aiken's writing, and included an Aiken story as editor of the 1954 Dell book "Short Story Masterpieces", as well as later writing the introduction to the 1982 Schocken edition of Aiken's "Collected Short Stories".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        My Wonderful World of Slapstick [*SIGNED*]

      Doubleday & Company Inc. Garden City NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dj. 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. NOISBN . [spine slightly turned, front hinge unobtrusively reinforced by a professional paper conservator, otherwise just a bit shelfworn at the bottom extremities; jacket slightly toned at spine, small chip at top of spine, rear hinge split but professionally repaired, overall a clean and attractive example of this easily-worn jacket]. (B&W photographs) INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Buster Keaton on the verso of the half-title page (facing the title page). The inscription reads: "To Fritzie / My Queen, / From me, The King, / Buster." (The inscribee was actress Fritzi Burr, and the inscription is a reference to their joint appearance in the U.S. touring company of "Once Upon a Mattress" in 1960.) Billed as the "intimate autobiography" of the great comedian/filmmaker, it's one of those memoirs that manages to be both enchanting and infuriating, written as it was back in the day when many Hollywood autobiographies were unencumbered by such niceties as fact-checking. Still, as the personal testimony of one of the cinema's great artists, it more than deserves its inclusion in the noted bibliography "100 Books on Hollywood & the Movies." And to say that Buster Keaton inscriptions are uncommon is an understatement; although he was not illiterate -- a ridiculous notion floated by one of his less astute biographers -- he certainly was undereducated (he was being knocked about onstage by his father from the age of three, fer chrissake), and written documents of any sort in his hand are about as common as his on-screen smile. His art was brilliantly intuitive, and will endure for precisely that reason -- but a man of letters he was not. [Note that a cracked front hinge on this book has been unobtrusively repaired and reinforced by a professional paper conservator, and a similar repair performed on the rear hinge of the jacket.] Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: ReadInk ]
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        French Provincial Cooking

      London: Michael Joseph, 1960. 493 pages. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt on red ground, pictorial design to upper board in red, red top-stain. With the rare dust jacket which has been professionally restored. Pages 247-250 have been re-stitched by a professional bookbinder. First edition, first impression of the author's most influential work, some light staining to bottom edge. David (1913-1992) taught herself Mediterranean-style cooking while living abroad during the early 1940s, and began writing a food column for Harper's Bazaar in 1949, to her amazement the only place you could buy olive oil in England at that time was the chemist!. First Edition. Hardback. Good/Good. Illus. by Renny, Juliet. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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        URBANISTICA SPAZIALE. Integrazione dello spazio nella città.:

      Pozzo,, Torino 1960 - (Codice AC0311) In 4° (cm 28,5) 171 pp. Prima e unica edizione. Progetti innovativi per un moderno piano edilizio urbano, e varie proposte per migliorare viabilità e qualità ambientale. Illustrrato con 70 tavole con disegnie fotografie. Cartone originale, sovraccoperta. Ottimo. Euro 705 ~ Ottime condizioni e descrizioni accurate. Dettagli extra su richiesta. Tutti i libri subito disponibili. Fine conditions or described meticulously. Upon request more pictures and book description in English. All books are in stock ~

      [Bookseller: Bergoglio Libri d'Epoca]
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        THE PRINTS OF SAM FRANCIS: A CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ 1960-1990

      (FRANCIS, SAM). Lembark, Connie W. & Ruth Fine. THE PRINTS OF SAM FRANCIS: A CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ 1960-1990. New York: Hudson Hills Press, Incorporated, 1992. First Edition. 4to. Cloth in Jackets, Slipcased. Catalogue Raisonné. Fine/Fine. 412 + 200pp, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. With a bibliography and exhibition history. This is the fully illustrated catalogue raisonné of the four hundred and seventy-eight lithographs, intaglio etchings, screenprints, posters, and "Anima" prints executed by the late, great abstract artist Sam Francis between 1960 and 1990. A pristine copy of this now uncommon two volume reference set still shrinkwrapped in the publisher's decorative linen slipcase. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value and weight - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 018707&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Green Eggs and Ham [Signed and with a drawing of two green eggs]

      New York: Beginner Books [Random House, Inc.], 1960. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. A Very Good copy of the first edition, later printing, in the Publisher' original orange glazed boards with the front board lettered in white and decorated in white, black, and green (modest rubbing to the spine ends and corners, minor shelf wear), in a Very Good dust jacket (only slight fading to the spine and some modest general wear), with the pages clean and bright, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY DR. SEUSS WITH A DRAWING OF TWO EGGS on the front free endpaper's verso as follows: "Best Wishes / from / Dr. Seuss" underscored with a flourish and accompanied by a drawing of two green-yolked eggs. Signed copies of the book in any printing are quite scarce to the market and are especially so when in a condition as nice as is this copy. A Very Good copy of one of Dr. Suess' most celebrated and enduring books, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY DR. SEUSS WITH A DRAWING OF TWO EGGS.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        Liz

      Toronto: Morris International Gallery. 1st Edition. No Binding. Fine. OFFSET COLOR LITHOGRAPH on cream wove paper. From a publicity photograph of Elizabeth Taylor, c.1960. Size: 555x555 mm; 21.75x21.75 in. Published by the Morris International Gallery, Toronto, 1964, in conjunction with a 1965 Warhol exhibition. Small closed tear in one margin, otherwise fine.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        FOUR QUARTETS

      London: Faber & Faber, [1960]. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a Fine marbled slipcase housed in a custom-made cloth clamshell box. Quarto (8" x 11-3/4") bound in vellum-backed marbled boards with matching marbled paper slipcase. Gallup A43-c. The Mardersteig Edition printed on the hand-press of the Officina Bodoni in Verona, Itlay, and limited to 290 numbered copies SIGNED by the author, this being copy #207.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Alt-Berlin - Old-Berlin - Berlin d?autrefois.

      Berlin, o. Vlg., (ca. 1960) - 2° (30 x 39 cm), 10 Bl., farb. Abb., Bildgrösse (14 x 22 cm oder grösser). Lose Blätter in goldgepräg. OLwd.-Mappe., Min. gebrauchsspurig, sonst tadell. Eingefärbte Stiche (5 Bl.) und Abbildungen nach Photographien (5 Bl.) zeigen: Photos um 1900: Schloss Berlin (Stempel am rechten unteren Rand BBV) - Gendarmemarkt (Stempel am rechten unteren Rand BBV) - Alte Spreebrücke (nach einer Photographie von F. Albert Schwarz, Berlin, Leipzigerstr. 93) - Burgstrasse. Stiche: Zeughaus -Wilhelmplatz (B. Mannfeld) - Vue de la place d?arme (Jean Rosenberg inv. 1780) - Vue et perspective d? une partie de la rue du Cloitre avec la Tour de l?Eglise Cathedrale (Jean Rosenberg) - Das Brandenburger Thor zur Biedemeierzeit (Gerd Loeper fec. et sculps. 1948) - Am Krögel (G. Schöbel pinx.). Jedes Blatt von Hand betitelt. Johann Georg Rosenberg (1739 - 1808), deutscher Maler, Radierer und Kupferstecher. Stadtansichten machten einen wesentlichen Teil seines Werkes aus. Friedrich Albert Schwartz (1836 in Berlin - 1906) ebenda; vollständiger Name Friedrich Ferdinand Albert Schwartz) war ein Berliner Fotograf. 1100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        There is still one on whom we can count to stiffen the army's morale: Brigitte Bardot

      1960. Sheet size: 195 ×138 mm. Pen and ink and blue pencil crayon on wove paper. Stamped on verso for publication in the Daily Mail, 27 Jan 1960. 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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        77 volume Heathkit set, 70+ Heathkit Manuals, 5 Individual Electronics Learning Program Books

      Benton Harbor, Michigan: Heath Company / Zenith, 1960. Paperback. Good. Editor-Heathkit - 77 volume Heathkit set, 70+ Heathkit Manuals, 5 Individual Electronics Learning Program Books. 77 volume Heathkit set, 70+ Heathkit Manuals, 5 Individual Electronics Learning Program Books, some extras: Continuing Education Individual Learning Programs (white 3-Ring Binders) DC Electronics, AC Electronics (1981), Electronic Circuits, Electronic Test Equipment (2 volume set, 1982); Radio Control Handbook GDA-1205-7 (1975); Heathkit Assembly Manual Code Practice Oscillator Model Co-1 (1959,1965); Heathkit Assembly Manual Code Practice Oscillator Model Co-1 (1959,1964); Heathkit Manuals (5"x8.5" landscape): Photoelectric Light Switch GD-600; Light Dimmer GD-1018; Speedometer/Tach CI-1265; 8-Channel Modular R/C Receiver GDA-1205-2; Automatic Battery Charger GP-21; Exhaust Gas Analyzer CI-1080; High Torque Digital Proportional Servo GDA-1205-8; Auto Intrusion Alarm GD-1157; Digital Tachometer CI-1079; Dolby FM Module AJA-1600-2; Portable Digital Multimeter IM-2215; Heathkit Manuals (8.5"x11"): Deluxe Garage Door Opener GDA-3309-1; Space Phone Accessory GRA-2502-1; Bug Killer GD-2007; Function Generator IG-1271; Darkroom Timer PT-1500; Color Bar and Dot Generator IG-5228; Digital Alarm Clock GC-1107; Basic Power Amplifier AA-1506; 512 MHz Frequency Counter IM-2420; CRT Tester and Rejuvenator IT-5230; Tri-Power Supply IP-2718; Regulated High Voltage Power Supply IP-2717A; Intercom Master Station GD-110; Satellite Receiver Assembly SRA-8100-3 (book 1 & Book2); Microprocessor Trainer ET-3400A; Basic Power Amplifier AA-1505 2x35w; FM Wireless Intercom GD-1114; Demon Dialer GT-2217; Active Audio Processor AD-1706; 3-Way Speaker Module AS-1321; AM/FM Stereo Digital Tuner AJ-1600; Digital Multimeter IM-2264; Auto-Ranging Digital Capacitance Meter IT-2250; Pulse Generator IG-1277; Digital Multimeter IM-2260; Automatic Antenna Rotor GD-1184; Power Amplifier AA-1600; 4-Channel Amplifier AA-2004; Electronic Design Experimenter ET-3100B (1982); Digital Design Experimenter ET-3200b (1983); Harmonic Distortion Analyzer IM-5258 (1976); TV Programmer GD-1185 (1976); Projection Color Television Book Three in case of difficulty (1979); Component Tracer IT-2232; Touch Control Switch GD-1187 (1976); TV Post-Marker/Sweep Generator IG-5257 (1977); Projection Color Television Book One GR-4000 (1979); Yoke/Flyback Tester IT-5235 (1979); CW Transmitter HX-1681; Projection Color Television Book Two Adjustments-Operation (1979); 27" Color TV with Remote Control GR-2700; 45" Super-Screen TV with Remote Control GR-4500; Telephone Amplifier GD-1112 (1975); FM Deviation Meter IM-4180 (1978); AM/FM Digital Control Center AN-2016 (1976); Eprom Programmer ID-4801 (1985); Expandable Personal Computer H-158 (1986); Keyless Doorlock GD-3830 (1985); 8-Channel Radio Control Transmitter GDA-1205-OG (1979); Projection Color Television Book Four Alignment and Data (1979); Dial and Coder GD-1156 (1976); Precision Oscilloscope Calibrator IG-4244 (1983); 25 MHz Dual-Trace Oscilloscope IO-4225 (1985); Oscilloscope Calibrator IG-4505 (1975); Oscilloscope Calibrator IG-4505; AM Module AJA-1200-2 (1981); 27" Color TV with Remote Control GR-2700 (1985); GR-3000 Television Computer System User's Manual (1982). * * * * * * * * * * {FREE Media Mail Shipping! Images available for any item, just ask. Any images shown next to the listing that have our www.aCastleofBooks.com watermark on them are the exact item you will receive, all other images are for reference only. Free delivery confirmation for domestic orders. Books with Author signatures are guaranteed authentic. We understand collectors needs in terms of accurate grading and proper packaging. We stand behind our descriptions 100%. All items will be shipped securely to insure that they arrive in exactly the same condition in which they left. May have small easily erasable pencil markings on first page. Our Packing Slips do not contain any pricing information so you may order items as Gifts or for Dropship without concern. We ship every Monday, Wednesday & Friday morning. All items subject to prior sale. Why the odd prices? We run a percent discount for our Biblio listings, which insures Biblio has our lowest prices online, but does give odd change.}

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        RAKUHO. HANDMADE PAPER OF JAPAN.

      [Japan n.d.c. 1960] - n.p.]. Boards, covered in Rakuho paper,large 28 x 33 cm., tied spine, silver printed title in bothJapanese Kanji & Romaji, number '2' in Japanese on the frontcover, contains paper samples #101-140 with 40 sample papers Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2013Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

      [Bookseller: RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO., ABAA, ILAB]
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        Twelve Papers by John Mason

      London: Maggs Brothers, (1960). Folio. 12ff. A note on the front-cover label states that after John Mason published his work Papermaking as an Artistic Craft, he received many requests for specimens of his handmade papers. This book is the result of those requests. A collection of twelve examples of papers by Mason, mounted on heavier gray paper. Many of the papers were made from found objects, such as plants encountered alongside the River Soar, and one of Mason's own shirts that he tore. Others incorporate full plants and leaves, dyed contrasting colors, into paper. A label pasted inside the front cover describes each sample. Mason was the proprietor of the Twelve by Eight Paper Mill and Press, in Leicester, England, and each sample bears the mark of the Press. A couple of the samples are letterpress printed: one is a specimen page from a book on papermaking, and the other is a broadside for an address given by John Mason in 1957. A few of the samples show some light spots of adhesive offsetting to the corners where they were mounted to the backing paper. Also, two of the samples have descriptions pasted to the backing page, which do not match the samples, and three others have traces of adhesive in the same place. It is unclear if these were original to the portfolio. Housed in a portfolio with a printed label to the front cover.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        Chagall Lithographe. Vols. I, II & IV

      Monte Carlo: André Sauret, 1960-74. Large 4to. Vols. 1, 2 and 4 of six volumes, without lithographs. Text in French. Very good or better in dust jackets.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        Nathan Coulter

      Houghton Mifflin Company, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Signed. First printing. SIGNED and dated by Wendell Berry on the title page. The volume is bumped at the spine ends and has a crease on the front endpaper. The unclipped dust jacket is soiled, rubbed at the base of the spine (the "HO" in HOUGHTON hs been rubbed away), and edge worn to include wrinkling at the top front corner and a 3/16" closed tear at the base of the rear panel. The jacket is now protected in mylar.

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        Oskar Kokoschka - Marc Chagall. Erasmusprisen (Udstellingen pa Charlottenborg) 22 .10 - 13 . 11 1960 (signiert/signed)

      (Kunsthal Charlottenborg), (Charlottenborg) Kopenhagen 1960 - 98 S.; mit zahlr. teils farbigen Abb.; Wendebuch, jeweiliges Titelblatt mit eigenhändiger Unterschrift von Marc Chagall bzw. von Oskar Kokoschka; Katalog zur Ausstellung Schloß Charlottenborg, Kopenhagen; Schutzumschlag mit Randläsuren, Klebebindung neigt zur Brüchigkeit [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Rainer Kocherscheidt]
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        Four Screenplays of Ingmar Bergman:

      New York: Simon Schuster,, 1960. Smiles of a Summer Night, The Seventh Seal, Wild Strawberries, The Magician. Translated from the Swedish by Lars Malmstrom and David Kushner. Octavo. Original card wraps. 32 pages of film stills. A little rubbed, the spine slightly creased, but overall very good. First edition, 12th impression. This copy signed by Bergman on the title page. The signature of the reclusive Swedish director - described by Woody Allen as "probably the greatest film artist, all things considered, since the invention of the motion picture camera" - is elusive.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Fishbelly (The Long Dream)

      Julliard, Paris, 1960. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Signed by Author. An advance copy (with s.p. on the rear cover) of the limited edition (though not on Marais paper) with plain covers and an interview and portrait of Wright. Lacking a glassine wrapper, but likely to have never had one. Light wear and age toning, inscribed by Wright to Françoise Sagan and additionally signed by the translator Helen Bokanowski. Slight browning to covers, but an attractive copy and a terrific association of two giants of 20th century literature. With an announcement for the book, a bit worn, laid in. Wright lived in Paris from 1946 until his death in late 1960 - he became in French citizen in 1947. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 042255. .

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        Typed Contract Signed. [THE WONDERFUL O]

      New York: Kermit Bloomgarten Productions, 1960 From TBCL's Children's Bookcase. Thurber, James. THE WONDERFUL O. Signed Contract. 8" 1/2 x 14", 14 page contract between Thurber and Kermit Bloomgarden Production, [Book not included] July 28, 1960, SIGNED. The contract gives exclusive rights to a "dramatico-musical adaptation" of Thurber's children's classic, THE WONDERFUL O. In near fine condition. James Grover Thurber [1894 - 1961]. American author, cartoonist & celebrated wit best known for his cartoons & short stories, published mainly in The New Yorker then collected in his numerous books. One of the most popular humorists of his time, Thurber celebrated the comic frustrations & eccentricities of ordinary people. An annual award, the Thurber Prize, begun in 1997, honors outstanding examples of American humor.. Signed by Author. Orig. Contract [Book Not Incl].

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        The Leopard

      United Kingdom: Collins Harvill, 1960. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover w/ jacket. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean text. Unread. Toning to the edges of the text, Green top stain to the top edge. Light toning to the board edges else fine. Same dates to Title and CP as required for the true 1st British printing which preceded the American issue. Green cloth boards, green spine and gold lettering. Dustcover not price clipped. Light toning to the spine with light wear to the top and base. New mylar cover. Superb copy.

      [Bookseller: Southern Books]
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        If This is a Man

      The Orion Press, 1960. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 1960. First UK Edition. 206 pages. Blue boards. Good clean pages with bright copy and firm binding. Light tanning to the endpapers and fore-edge. Former owner's inscription on flyleaf or endpapers. Good boards with minimal wear. Little wear to the dustjacket with light chaffing and very small tear to top front, nick at bottom of spine. A good example.Recommended.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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        THE COLLECTED POEMS OF WELDON KEES

      1960 . Kees, Weldon. THE COLLECTED POEMS OF WELDON KEES. Edited by Donald Justice. Iowa City: The Stone Wall Press, 1960. #59/220cc. 140pp. Printed on Rives Light paper. Oversize 8vo. Leather backed/embossed Japanese paper-covered boards/gilt. The Japanese paper shows minimal discoloration due to age, else As new unblemished hardcover copy $1,000.00

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        Portrait of Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother - [Original Oil Painting]

      - [circa 1960]. () Near fine. Original painting, oil on canvas. Image 23.35 X 19.5" (59 X 49.5 CM) in 30.25 X 26.5" (77 X 67 CM) decorative carved gilt brushed wooden frame. Some light wear, cracking and chipping to frame, else in excellent condition. Pencil writing visible beneath the artists signature at the bottom right (seems to include the date as 17 March 1960. Signed by Gilroy on the bottom right corner. A beautiful portrait of Queen Elizabeth,the Queen Mother. Image shows her with a soft smile and adorned with royal sash, jewellery and crown. Beautiful skin texture with an interesting contrast between the soft hands and realistic face with sharp blue eyes. The paint is very thick is some places with a canvas border bare around the portrait. A very regal image. John Thomas Young Gilroy (30 May 1898 – 11 April 1985) was an English artist and illustrator, best known for his advertising posters for Guinness, the Irish stout. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tirez sur le pianiste [Shoot the Piano Player] (Original French Film Poster)

      Astor Pictures Corporation, 1960. Original French affiche poster for the 1960 French film noir, "Tirez sur le pianiste" ["Shoot the Piano Player"], based on the novel by David Goodis, directed by Francois Truffaut, and starring Charles Aznavour. One of Truffaut's undisputed masterpieces, and a film that exemplifies the important French infatuation with American paperback "noir" in the 1950s and 1960s. Near Fine, on linen, with some professional mends at the folds. 47 x 63 inches.

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        [Affiche pour le Club Méditerranée] : Ah ! si vous étiez au Club Méditerranée

      Poster. Très bon. Couverture souple. Ed. originale. [circa 1960]. 86 x 106,5 cm oblong. Imprimerie Cinemato, 29 rue Marsoulan, Paris - Publi-Recherches, Paris. Belle et grande affiche tirée en lithographie. Très rare. Très vaguement jaunie en marge de queue et en tête, sinon très bon..

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        The Picturegoers. A Novel

      London: Macgibbon & Kee,, 1960. Octavo. Original red boards, titles to spine in black. With the dust jacket. Ownership initials to front free endpaper. Spine slightly rolled, a couple of faints spots on the title page. An excellent copy in the jacket that is a little faded on the spine panel. First edition, first impression of the author's first novel. Inscribed by Lodge on the title page, "David Lodge, Edinburgh, Aug 26, 2004". A lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        North Wales. Where mountains and lakes, lovely river valleys and delightful holiday resorts bordered by safe sandy beaches mingle enchantingly. To add to your pleasure we have a variety of exciting tours and excursions

      London.: British Railways.. 1960.. Color pictographic / pictorial map poster, 40 x 49 1/2 inches, professionally mounted on linen, original folds and slightest wear minimised; very good condition. A bold and attractive British Railways poster by D.W. Burley featuring vignette illustrations of tourist attractions, including Chester, LLangefni, Betws-Y-coed and Caernarvon, with a lower border of images of the ancient castles of Caernavon, Denbigh, Conway, etc. "Published by British Railways (London Midland Region) LM23360" in lower left corner. .

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        RITUAL IN THE DARK. Signed

      London: Victor Gollancz, 1960 The Victor Gollancz Copy Inscribed By John Braine. 8vo., 416pp. Original cloth, black lettering. Dustwrapper. First edition. Very top of spine slightly faded. Fore-edges slightly browned. Wrapper lightly browned, creased, chipped at head & heel & with short tears. A very good plus copy in a very good dustwrapper. Inscribed on the fixed front endpaper, both sides of the free endpaper & on the half title by the author John Braine to Victor Gollancz: 'Miss Hewitt - Dear V. G., After this, please don't send me any more books for at least a year; I'm not working for you. Ritual in the Dark has, despite all the advice I gave to Colin, at least 1000 ineptitudes; and, despite all these ineptitudes, is still supremely readable. It renews my youth , and makes me remember the London I once knew - the La Vie Boheme London, the (illegible word) alive London of both 1945 and 1951. It's a very bad novel; but I could read it. And if you don't think this high praise then you know nothing at all abou t me - which indeed you don't, - sentimental old bourgeois that you are - or about any kind of mature writing! John Braine.' An important presentation inscription, John Braine being one of the people Colin Wilson acknowledges along with Victor Gollancz himself on the dedication leaf.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        François d'Assise.

      Flammarion 1960 - - Flammarion, Paris _1960, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition originale sur papier courant. Envoi autographe signé de l'auteur à Alexandre Vialatte. Bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        History of Magic and Experimental Science, complete set in 8 volumes

      New York: Columbia Univ. Pr.. 1960. Later printing. Hardcover. Near Fine. Complete set in 8 volumes. All later printings from the 1960's. Hardcovers, uniformly bound in green cloth. Clean and unmarked text throughout. Each volume has a small area of abrasion on the front pastedown where a price-sticker has been removed; a few bindings have some play to them, but all are securely bound. Overall a Near Fine set. Due to the size of this set, extra postage may be required.

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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1960. Unread. About fine overall, book and dust jacket.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. As New/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book Club Edition.

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        The Young Savages [A Matter of Conviction] (Original screenplay, signed by John Frankenheimer)

      ABC / Contemporary Productions / Harold Hecht Productions, 1960. Draft Script for the 1961 film, "The Young Savages" (here under its working title, "A Matter of Conviction"), SIGNED by director John Frankeheimer on the front wrapper. Directed by Frankenheimer, based on the 1959 novel, "A Matter of Conviction," by Evan Hunter (who also wrote as Ed McBain), written for the screen by Edward Anhalt and J.P. Miller, and starring Burt Lancaster, Dina Merrill, Shelley Winters, Telly Savalas. & & One of the first "thinking man's pictures" of the 1960s, addressing the topic of juvenile delinquency head-on, with Lancaster as a lawyer initially bent on prosecuting a group of young thugs, then coming around to them as he studies the details of the case. The first of four films that Lancaster would make with director Frankenheimer. & & Light blue studio wrappers, with only the title on the front wrapper, and a holograph ink notation at the top edge of same reading, "Lanchester" [sic], which is possibly contemporary to the script's use, and possibly later. Title page present, with a date of April 9, 1960 and a credit for Harold Hecht Productions (also known as Hecht-Hill-Lancaster Productions). 131 leaves, mimeograph, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus with light fading and a couple of short closed tears at the edges, bound with two gold brads.

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        Alfabetiere Facciamo assieme un libro da leggere secondo il metodo attivo

      Einaudi 1960 Prima Edizione , rilegato, brossura, formato 22x22 , pagine nn ,lievi traccie adesivo prima pagina e ultima pagina per il resto buone condizioni , 14501

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        Disputaciones Metafisicas (Volumen I - VI) - Disp. I - XLVII,

      Bibiotheca Hispanica de Filosofia; 1960 - 1964. - je Band ca. 800 Seiten; ungeschnitten/ 800 páginas por volumen, Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel.). Der Buchzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; KOMPLETTPREIS für 6 Bände; in SPANISCHER Sprache!! bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten!! Sprache: es Gewicht in Gramm: 7000 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros]
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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). A near fine set, each copy has bright and clean pages. "Rabbit, Run" has some minor wear to the spine head and tail, with minor offsetting along the edges of the front panel, slight residue along the bottom edge of the back panel; "Rabbit Redux" with slight offsetting isde the front panel and on the front endpaper, with a hint of offsetting inside the back cover; "Rabbit is Rich" with slight offsetting inside the front and back covers; "Rabbit at Rest" with some wear to the spine head and only a hint of wear to the spine tail. Each copy is in the original unclipped and unfaded dust jacket. "Rabbit, Run" has some wear to the spine head and tail, slight rubbing to the front panel; "Rabbit Redux" has a slight crease to the front panel, some small residue on the front flap; "Rabbit is Rich" with a hint of offsetting to the front and back flaps; "Rabbit at Rest" with little to no wear. Overall, an extremely attractive set. 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 in the second half of the 20th century 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 last few decades. Because each volume represents a different time period in Angstrom's life, American society, and Updike's career as a writer, the fact that each volume in this group is a first edition published in a different decade, adds to the overall quality of this set.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

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        The Orient is Hong Kong

      Hong Kong Tourist Association.. No date. Ca. 1960.. Color poster, 34 x 23 inches, soft crease at upper left corner, light wear and creasing to upper left and lower right edges, overall very good condition. "Illustration from Sasek's Book 'This is Hong Kong'" printed under image at lower left. Vibrantly colored busy street scene on Hong Kong island. This copy has a blank band underneath image. .

      [Bookseller: oldimprints.com]
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        The Lithographs of Chagall

      A complete collection of all six volumes: Vol. #1, Andres Sauret, Monte Carlo/George Baziller, NY: (1960); Vol. #2; Andre Sauret, Monte Carlo/Boston Book, Boston, MA; (1963); Vol. #3. Boston Book; Boston, MA. (1969); Vol. #4. Crown Publishers, NY, (1974); Vol. #5; Crown Publishers, NY; (1984)and Vol. #6, Crown Publishers, NY; (1986), all bound in beige cloth lettered in black, all in dust jackets and original clear mylar covers. Vol. #1 clipped jacket. Vol. #2. inner front hinge cracked. Vol. #4.tiny closed tears to head of jacket. Vol. #5 small tear to upper corner of jacket. Clear mylar covers have various wear and tears. A very nice, complete set.. First Edition. Tall Quarto.

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        The Weirdstone of Brisingamen. A Tale of Alderley. [together with] The Moon of Gomrath

      London: Collins,, 1960 & 63. 2 volumes, octavo. Original blue and orange boards, titles to spine in silver, map endpapers. With the dust jackets. Spines rolled, both volumes lightly rubbed to corners and spine ends. An excellent set in the very lightly rubbed jackets. First editions, first impressions. With two inserted autograph letters signed. The first, on three small pages, is dated 1961 and is beautifully written in black calligraphy with red initials. It discusses the mythological inspirations for The Weirdstone of Brisingamen and the forthcoming sequel, and recommends Tolkien for further reading. The second letter, on one page and dated 1963, is also handwritten in calligraphy (without red initials) and announces the publication of A Tale of Alderley. An attractive and engaging set of novels and related correspondence.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Excerpts from Visions of Cody

      New York: New Directions,, 1960. Octavo. Original white boards, purple cloth backstrip, titles to spine in silver, orange endpapers, titles to upper board in purple and red. A beautiful copy. First edition, first printing. One of a limited edition of 750 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        TYPED LETTER SIGNED (TLS)

      Rutherford, NJ, 23 September 1960. Letter. Fine, with typed envelope. Fine Typed Letter on personal stationery SIGNED as "Bill" to Wesleyan librarian Wayman Parker. In part: "'A Dream of Love' is a script that I have had to revise. A corrected version of it will appear in the next few months." Williams tells Parker that it would be useless for him to print this piece again as it will appear along with four other plays under the imprint of New Directions. He concludes on a personal note: "Your father was one of my closest friends during the last years of his life and your mother as her own end approached. They were people whom I love and admired, a breed of men close to my heart.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      London: Heinemann,, 1960. Octavo. Original maroon boards, titles to spine in silver. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. Upper board slightly creased, corners bumped. An excellent copy in the price-clipped jacket that is lightly rubbed and creased along the edges with nicks in the corners. First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US in the same year.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Christopher Columbus Genuensis and Santa Maria

      Czechoslavakia,: Bancroft & Co. ca, 1960.. Small folio, 7 p. story with vignette, folding colour pop-up of Columbus' three ships; illustrated boards, good. A delightful example of the renowned Czech illustrator and paper engineer Vojtech Kubasta.With a double-page pop-up diorama depicting Columbus' three ships, the Niça, the Pinta, and the Santa MarÌa, approaching the New World, all ships illustrated in three dimensions, with string rigging, flags flailing and canons mounted. Bound inside is the short story How Columbus Discovered America. The back cover contains a map of the world illustrating Columbus' First Voyage.Said to be the first movable book published in Vojtech's Panascopic Model Series all of which were presented in the same format; a single story bound in illustrated heavy triptych boards, the back covers unfolding to reveal pop-ups standing as high as 25 centimeters. Vojtech's work is among the most highly sought after in this genre.

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        A CANTICLE FOR LEIBOWITZ

      Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1960 Hugo Award winner, 1960. Near fine in very good plus dust jacket with several short tears with associated creases and two short tape ghosts to the reverse. . First edition, first printing. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books]
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        For Your Eyes Only.

      Jonathan Cape,, London 1960 - First edition. The collection contains From a View to a Kill, For Your Eyes Only, Quantum of Solace, Risico, The Hildebrand Rarity. 8vo, pp. 252. Original publisher's cloth with white eye motif to upper cover, spine lettered in gilt, pictorial dust-jacket. Jacket with very slight browning (mainly to verso), minimal rubbing to spine and folds. A fine copy in a near-fine dust-jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Justin Croft Antiquarian Books Ltd ABA]
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        For Your Eyes Only - Five Secret Occasions in the Life of James Bond (Includes 'Quantum of Solace')

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1960. 252pp, publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards with white 'eye' design embossed on the front board, title in gilt to spine. Pictorial dust-jacket designed by Richard Chopping. DJ spine very slightly browned, discolouration to upper panel through author's name, lower panel very slightly soiled. Minor bump to foot of upper and lower boards, text is bright and clean. First impression, binding A. Gilbert A8a (1.1). First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Chopping, Richard. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
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        Can These Bones Live. With Forty-two Drawings by James Kearns and a Preface by Sir Herbert Read

      Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1960. Second Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 179pp; illus. Warm and lengthy author's presentation to Ben Shahn on front endpaper, dated 1960. Mild foxing to upper edge of text block, else Fine in lightly soiled and edge-rubbed jacket. & & A terrific inscription from Dahlberg, whose "Sorrows of Priapus" had been illustrated by Shahn a few years earlier: "For Ben Shahn / with deep appreciation of his own brilliant drawings done for The Sorrows of Priapus & for suggesting that Kearns do the illustrations for this book. Note: as for the sharp simplicity of Sancho Panza, I am much too simple not to inscribe this book to you, & much too plain not to send you my admiration.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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