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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Lippincott , (1960). Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed. Flat SIGNED by Harper Lee on the half title page. Much later Book Club with no price on the jacket flap and with ISBN on copyright page and rear panel of dust jacket. The volume is bumped at the spine ends. The dust jacket, sleeved in mylar, has some surface rubbing and very light wear on the perimeters.

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        Rabbit, Run

      Knopf, 1960. First Edition (first printing). The first of the Rabbit books -- the story of Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom -- a one time high-school basketball star whose life changes with the pop culture and news of the day. Updike revisited Angstrom once every decade -- in so doing, he presented a sense of the entire last half of twentieth century America. The last two novels in the series (RABBIT IS RICH and RABBIT AT REST) each separately won the Pulitzer Prize. In this first volume, Rabbit decides on a whim to leave his wife. Near Fine/Near Fine -- very little of the dust jacket fading for which this volume is notorious -- a bright and clean copy. Inscribed by Updike on the front free end paper, as follows: "For Vince, John Updike." This book is from the library of the late noted Oklahoma book collector Larry Owens. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Rabbit Run

      Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1960. First Edition / First Printing. Stated First Edition on the copyright page with no additional printings listed. Cloth spine over paper covered boards. Silver and gold lettering at the spine. Signed by John Updike on an unattached bookplate. The Signature is 100% Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Very Good+, shelf wear, tight spine, clean pages, sunning at the edges, a few light spots. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, first issue jacket with a sixteen line blurb at the front flap, author's photo at the rear flap, jacket price clipped, shelf wear, rubbing, short tears, light stain.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        Zwei Gramm Licht

      Zurich: Interbooks, (1960). Very close to fine in a fine jacket; uncommon thus.. First Edition. Quarto. Afterward by Georg Ramseger. Haunting images of midfifties Europe shot in a dark lush gravure. While the tone of the book is set by the first spread: a Munich shantytown muddied in the aftermath of war, the cinematic swagger of Wicki's work is enough to mitigate what might otherwise be mistaken for a survey of destruction. Little-known book (at least in North America) given its due by Martin Parr and Gerry Badger. (Parr / Badger, v1, 215; Auer 400).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Rénovateur Du Ballet Français (Serge Lifar)

      Buchet-Chastel 1960 - VGC plus.Buchet-Chastel,1960.First French edition-first printing.Limited edition to 718 copies. This copy is number 4. Text is in French language. Large format cream paperback(two small marks on the edges of the cover and spine,a couple of creases,small nicks and ink marks on the cover and spine, black and blue lettering on the front cover and spine) in VGC plus.The front cover illustrated by Picasso, black and white frontispiece of Serge Lifar by Picasso,b/w photos.Nice and clean pages with small ink marks and light shelf wear on the outer edges,a couple of creases on the edges of the pages,small pencil marks impressions on the edges of the first blank page of the book.Most of the pages are uncut at the top.275pp including Table Complete Des Oeuvres Choregraphiques De Serge Lifar A L'Academie Nationale De Musique et De Danse, Oeuvres Dansees et Reglees Par Serge Lifar,Index Alphabetique Des Noms,Iconographie,Table Des Illustrations,Table Des Matieres. A collectable and scarce limited first edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Alpha 2 Omega Books BA]
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        The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding and a Selection of Entrees

      London: for The Crime Club by Collins,, 1960. Octavo. Original red boards, titles to spine in black. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the jacket that is very lightly rubbed along the edges with a few short splits. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Peter, from Agatha, Nov. 1960". A lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1960 First edition (stated), first printing of the author's first and only novel. One of approximately 5000 copies. Original publisher's cloth, dust jacket. About fine in a very nice example of the unclipped first issue dust jacket with the Capote and Daniels quotes. The jacket shows some light wear with a few minor chips to the spine ends, a few tiny tears and minor creases. A very attractive and bright copy of this extremely important Pulitzer Prize winning novel. Housed in a custom quarter leather clamshell case.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        The Acanthus History of Sculpture, Oceanic Sculpture, Sculpture of Melanesia; Classical Greece, The Sculpture of the Parthenon; Gothic Sculpture, The Intimate Carvings; Ancient Egypt, The New Kingdom and the Armana Period

      London: The Oldbourne Press,, 1960-62. General editors: Sir Herbert Read, H. D. Molesworth. 4 vols. Folio. Original lemon boards with fawn cloth spine, titles to front cover and spine gilt. Photographs throughout by F. L. Kennet. Edges of boards rubbed, light browning to edges of pages and endpapers, dust jackets lightly rubbed to edges, nicked to corners. First editions, first impressions. Inscribed in the first volume mentioned by the artist Francis Bacon on the front free endpaper, "To John, with all best wishes, Francis Bacon". Also inscribed in another hand "Christmas 1962, love from Robert".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT: A Plain and Literal Translation of The Arabian Nights' Entertainments, with Notes Anthropological and Explanatory - Complete in 16 Volumes

      Privately printed By the Burton Club Complete in 16 volumes, 10volumes plus 6 volumes supplement. Published, US: Privately printed By the Burton Club, no date, circa 1960. 8vo., illustrated frontis plate in each volume. Bound in black textured leatherette with gilt designs, titles and embossing - the ten volumes in gold, supplement in silver, top edges tinted pink. A fine set. . Hard. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: The Wild Muse]
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        FOUR QUARTETS

      Printed at the Officina Bodini in Verona for Faber and Faber, London. 1960. SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION. 4o. (11.9 x 8.1 inches). One of only 290 numbered copies, signed by Eliot on the colophon. Printed in Mardersteig's Dante type onto paper made by Fratelli Magnani in Pescia, by Giovanni Mardersteig on the hand press of the Officina Bodoni, in Verona. Original white parchment spine with gilt lettering. Green marbled paper on the boards. Top edge gilt, the others untrimmed. In the original marbled paper covered slip-case. The slip case is a little rubbed and bumped to the edges but has done its job of keeping the book in perfect condition. A fine and bright copy of the Mardersteig edition. One of the most beautifully printed books of the post war era. The book was issued in December 1960, priced at 10 guineas. Gallup; A43c.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        PORTVGALIAE MONVMENTA CARTOGRAPHICA.

      - (Comemorações do V Centenário da morte do Infante D. Henrique) Lisboa 1960. Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra [texto], [ilustração] Neogravura e Litografia Portugal, o papel fabricado especialmente para a obra pela fabrica Porto de Cavaleiros em Tomar. 5volumesin fólio de 62x47 cm. com 144, 105, 113e 118 pags. + volume (vi)deíndicede 32x24 com xxix-109 pags. + 625 estampas extra-texto a cores e preto e branco distribuidas ao longo da obra. Encadernações do editor executadas pelo mestre Frederico de Almeida. Edição bilingue português-inglês. Excelente exemplar. Obra monumental profusamente ilustrada sobre os descobrimentos portugueses com compilação dos mapas portulanos conhecidos. Trata-sedagrande obra gráfica produzida pelo Estado Novo e de que provavelmente apenas se imprimiram 300 exemplares destinados a 'ofertas de Estado' e a cedências autorizadas pela Presidência da República Portuguesa. Exemplar acompanhado de móvel em madeira com design dos autores e executadocom opropósitode facilitar a consulta e conservação da obra. [EN] PORTUGAL’S CARTOGRAPHICAL MONUMENTA. 5 volumes in folio of 62x47 cm. with 144, 105, 113 and 118 pags. + Volume (vi) index with 32x24 xxix-109 pags. 625 + prints in color and black/ white distributed throughout the work. Bindings by the master binder Frederico de Almeida. Excellent copy. Portuguese-English bilingual edition Commemorating the 5th Centenary of the death of Prince Henry. Printed at the University Press, in Coimbra, in a special paper manufacture on purpose. Illustrations finishedat Neogravura. Fac-simile collection of maps and cartographical charts of the Portuguese discoveries collected in a monumental work in 5 volumes + index. It is the greatest typographical work produced by the Portuguese State in the period known as "Estado Novo". Probably only 300 copies printed for the 'offerings of state' and concessions authorized by the Presidency of the Portuguese Republic. Copy includes the wooden furniture designed by the authors with the purpose of facilitatingits reading and conservation. Location/localizacao: 8-

      [Bookseller: Livraria Castro e Silva]
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        Grand Canyon River Guide Scroll Map

      Western River Guides Association, Heber City, UT 1960 - From Herm Hoop's History of River Guides on the Colorado River System: "Les Jones, of Heber City, Utah, was an engineer and avid river runner. Jones began running rivers at the age of eleven. He built a kayak, running most rivers solo, and taking movies from a camera mounted on a football helmet. By the early 1950's Les began taping USGS maps together and filling in the missing contours. Les began using aerial photos, USGS maps and his own drawings and notes to trace and draw detailed maps on a scroll paper strips 7-10 inches wide. The maps were not waterproof and faded in sunlight, so they had to be protected from water and sunlight. Later his maps were copied onto waterproof mylar. Jones copied a river profile on the map above the river segments, labeling rapids and features on both. The maps contained rapid ratings, drawings of major rapids, Powell and other historic river camps, historic inscriptions and other detailed information. Les' maps were some of the first maps to contain conservation messages." One of Jones's river scroll maps for the Grand Canyon. Dark blue mimeographed text and map. Includes an alert about the proposed Marble Canyon dam within the Grand Canyon. 7" wide paper scroll map is of unknown length when unrolled. In original plastic packaging with attached paper instructions. Some edgewear, few small tears visible. Fascinating piece of river-running history!

      [Bookseller: Back of Beyond Books, ABAA]
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        For Your Eyes Only

      jonathan cape 1960 - True first edition. Slightly worn edges of wrapper. There is a repaired tear on the front of the wrapper. Internally very nice, clean copy. The eighth Bond book, containing five separate stories of 007: the title story, "From a View To a Kill," "Quantum of Solace," "Risico," and "The Hildebrand Rarity." The first three stories have lent their names to James Bond films and, in the case of the book's title, a hit song as well. . Please see uploaded photos. For more information, please contact us. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hurlingham Books]
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        For Your Eyes Only: Five Secret Occasions in the Life of James Bond

      London: Jonathan Cape. Black cloth covered boards; gilt spine titles and stamped white eye decoration to front board; ; book has minimal shelf wear; a hint of a spine lean; has been read carefully; Dust jacket, by Richard Chopping, intact with a few rubs to front panel; no edge issues; spine titles faded to yellow from published red; sun-darkened on extremities; price of 15s. net; booksellers stamp lower gutter front paste-down: "K.J. Bredowns, Brighton" Includes five short stories, the first two of which, 'From a View to a Kill' and the title story, were filmed by EON Productions starring Roger Moore as 007. . Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1960.

      [Bookseller: Blind-Horse-Books]
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        Gates of Prayer 1845 1960 Congregation Shaaray Tefila

      New York: Congregation Shaaray Tefila. (1960. First. Limited edition. One of 200 copies. Near fine in soft velvet covers with a gold twisted cord, light fading along the spines, with a mylar wrapper which has a couple of small chips, a portfolio containing an 8 page booklet with drawings of the new synagogue, biography of artist Chaim Gross, officers of the synagogue, etc., and is numbered and signed by Gross, also includes six plates with works by Gross, each signed by him, all housed in a near fine slipcase with light bumps at the corners, a little edgewear. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Strategy of Peace. Edited by Allan Nevins

      Harper & Brothers, New York 1960 - Signed at middle of front free end-paper: "With best wishes, John F. Kennedy." At top of front free end-paper, inscribed from Allan Nevins to Harris Wofford, former U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, Kennedy advisor and instrumental in the formation of the Peace Corps: "To Harris, With appreciation for your help in the Democratic Campaign of l962." Price-clipped dust jacket. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: D.G.Wills Books]
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        Handschriftlicher Brief in blauem Kugelschreiber. 1961(?). A4 quer auf getöntem Papier, 21 : 26,9 cm, ehemals doppelt gefaltet.

      - Eine zukünftige Ausstellung in Krefeld betreffend: „Mein lieber Richard, Ich gehe jetzt nach Krefeld zur Besprechung mit Dr. Wember. Die Ausstellung dort könnte unter dem Motto: [DAS EINZIGE WAHRE Problem der Kunst; ist - nicht der Künstler - nicht das Kunstwerk - nicht der Sammler - nicht der Kunst Kritiker - Nicht der Kunst Feind - Nicht der Kunsthändler - & nicht der Kunsthistoriker – sondern - das einzige wahre Problem ist: der Museum Aufseher - denn der langweilt sich! Also muss Kunst für ihn gemacht werden] funktionieren, d.h. eine grosse Anzahl der von mir ausgestellten „Werke" müssen vom Museum‘spersonal bedient - repariert - betrieben - manntentiert etc. werden." J.T. versucht ferner den Empfänger für einen Text, eine Rede anlässlich der Ausstellungseröffnung im Museum Haus Lange in Krefeld zu gewinnen. - Ein weiteres Schriftstück vom Mai 1960 seine Reise nach New York betreffend („Lieber Richard. War dass(!) ein schönes Erlebnis in N.Y. Und so ausserordentlich schwungvoll!.) „an denselben Empfänger liegt bei. 17 : 20,5 cm, doppelt gefaltet gewesen.

      [Bookseller: Zähringer]
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        TIREZ SUR LE PIANISTE (SHOOT THE PIANO PLAYER) - ORIGINAL FRENCH PRESSBOOK

      Cocinor, Paris 1960 - Folio (ca. 9 X 12.25 inches); single sheet folded once to create 4 pages, printed in black, white, red and yellow. A Fine example of the French pressbook for the 1960 film noir, adapted from David Goodis' 1956 novel 'Down There.' Richly illustrated, with a terrific photo-montaged centerfold surrounding a synopsis of the film. Offered together with 10 small silver gelatin stills from the film, each measuring 5 X 3.5 inches; some trivial corner wear, with brief notations on verso, else Fine, depicting Charles Aznavour, Marie Dubois, and Nicole Berger in a variety of scenes. A rare pressbook; we have previously only handled a pressbook for the American release (1962).

      [Bookseller: Captain Ahab's Rare Books]
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        Rabbit Run

      Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1960. First Edition / First Printing. Stated First Edition on the copyright page with no additional printings listed. Cloth spine over paper covered boards. Silver and gold lettering at the spine. Signed by John Updike on an unattached bookplate. The Signature is 100% Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Very Good+, shelf wear, tight spine, clean pages, sunning at the edges, a few light spots. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, first issue jacket with a sixteen line blurb at the front flap, author's photo at the rear flap, jacket price clipped, shelf wear, rubbing, short tears, light stain.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        HARA-KIRI N°2 [octobre 1960]

      Hara-Kiri 1960 HARA-KIRI N°2, Octobre 1960. Format 15,5 x 23,5 cm, 64 pp. agrafée ? tiré à 10000 exemplaires et vendu par colportage sur Paris. Directeur de publication : Georges Bernier (le professeur Choron). Rédacteur en chef : François Cavanna. Conseiller artistique : Fred. Couverture dessinée par Fred. SOMMAIRE : Editorial, La complainte des nombrils d'or (Cavanna), La bonne affaire du mois (Fred), Images de l'éternel retour (Philippe Crocq), dessins de Giem [Reiser], Tristesse d'Olympio (Jérôme Lullo), science-fiction (Lob), Les hommes de l'espace (Sepia [Cavanna]), Feuilles de vigne (Jean Brasier), Album de vacances (Lob), Ciné-retro (Bernard Sampré), dessins de Pelotsch, Du côté de chez Jean-François (Palamède), Les espérances (Jean Brasier), Planchon (Gérard Del Monte), le concours permanent d'Hara-Kiri. C'est le très rare n°2 d'octobre 1960 de la revue HARA-KIRI, fondée un mois auparavant. L'exemplaire est en excellent état, une très infime marque de pliure à un angle de la couverture (cf scan), et une marque de pliure au second plat ; intérieur magnifique, sans aucun défaut. [ac] Très bon couverture souple Edition originale

      [Bookseller: Librairie Dejolibelle]
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        THE LAST SPIN: AND OTHER STORIES.

      [London]: Constable & Company Ltd., [1960] - Octavo, boards. First edition. Signed by Hunter on the title page. An early collection of Hunter's short fiction which collects fifteen stories, one of which is a SF story. Mild fading to top stain, mild foxing to fore- edge, a fine copy in near fine dust jacket with slight wear to front corners and touch of rubbing to head of spine panel. Signed copies of this book are uncommon. (#126832) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Heinemann, 1960. Hardcover, Very Good, Good. Heinemann, London 1960. First UK Edition / First Printing. States First published in Great Britain 1960 on the copyright page with no additional printings listed. Red cloth boards with silver lettering at the spine. Comes with a newspaper article published in 2005. Book Condition: Very Good, shelf wear at the edges, light marks at the head of the front board, light spots at the page edges, previous owner's name at the front endpaper, light foxing at the endpages, mild sunning at the head of the spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, jacket priced at 16s at the front flap, author's photo at the rear panel, shelf wear at the edges, chipping and rubbing at the spine, foxing at the opposite side of the jacket.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books]
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        EDELSTEINE UND SCHMUCKSTEINE.

      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's Antikvariat]
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        Bauernhäuser. Pastell auf Papier. Um 1960. Unten rechts signiert. 34 x 49 cm. Gerahmt.

      Zwei reetgedeckte Bauernhäuser (eines mit hellgelber Außenwand) unter blauem Himmel, im Hintergrund ein See.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Schramm]
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        Sämtliche Schriften. Faksimile-Neudruck des Ausgabe von 1730 in elf Bänden gebonnen von August Faust neu herausgegeben von Will-Erich Peuckert 11 Bände

      Mit 36 tlw. gefalt. Tafeln. Zus. über 6000 S. Original-Halbleineneinbände. die großartige Böhme Ausgabe in sehr frischem Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Michael Solder]
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        Gypsy

      New York, NY: Random House. F/NF. 1960. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a VG+ DJ with just a hint of edge wear. Spine edge is NOT sun-faded. DJ is price-clipped. ; Inscribed "To Nat, The One and Only Louise, Happy Birthday, 1960, B. J." Natalie Wood starred in the film version of the musical. Very nice copy, nice association. Suggested by the Memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee. Movie also starred Rosalind Russell and Karl Malden. ; 0.5 x 8.9 x 5.9 Inches; 152 p. .

      [Bookseller: Optical Insights, IOBA]
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        [Program]: June 11: Happenings at the Reuben

      Reuben Gallery [New York: Reuben Gallery. 1960]. Single mimeographed typescript sheet. Quarto. Near fine with light wear along the foredge with a few tiny tears. A program for an early Happening performance held at the Reuben Gallery in New York by Allan Kaprow, who coined the phrase to describe the emerging performance art that incorporated together various forms of artistic expression such as text, dialogue, sounds, colors, music, and audience participation. This pieces at this show featured: "Gossoon, a chamber event movement," arrange by George Brecht with performances by James Waring, John Baker, and Jerry King; "E.G." by Robert Whitman, starring Jim Dine, Rosalyn Drexler, Pat Oldenburg, Lucas Samaras; Intermission Piece by Kaprow; Electronic Music by Richard Maxfield; and "Vaudeville Collage" written and performed by Dine. An important piece of ephemeral from the then-emerging New York performance art scene of the early 1960s. OCLC locates no copies. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Senza titolo

      Tempera, matita, carboncino e gessetti su carta. Il disegno è pubblicato su "Alik Cavaliere. I luoghi circostanti", catalogo della mostra a cura di Guido Ballo a Palazzo Reale, Milano 21 Maggio - 5 Luglio 1992 (Milano, Silvana Editoriale, pag. 35) cm 50x35 Ottimo (Fine) [Cavaliere, 1992]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Typed Note Signed ("Jacqueline B. Kennedy")

      Small note (approximately 4.75" x 6") dated 17 October 1960 to Miss Vermeule, thanking her for a clipping, commenting "I certainly agree with you about Jack's smile," and Signed "Jacqueline B. Kennedy." Framed, and unexamined out of the frame, but exhibits light general age-toning, very good. Possibly trimmed from a larger sheet. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Le Zend-Avesta. Traduction Nouvelle avec commentaire historique et philologique (3 Tomes - Complet) Tome I : La Liturgie (Yasna et Vispéred) ; Tome II : La Loi (Vendidad) - L'Epopée (Yashts) - Le Livre de Prière (Khorda Avesta) ; Tome III : Origines de la Littérature et de la Religion Zoroastriennes. Appendice à la traduction de l'Avesta (Fragments des Nasks perdus et l'Index)

      Annales du Musée Guimet, Librairie d'Amérique et d'Orient Adrien-Maisonneuve 1960 Reproduction photographique de l'édition princeps 1892-1893, 3 vol. in-12 relié pleine toile rouge éditeur, Annales du Musée Guimet, Librairie d'Amérique et d'Orient Adrien-Maisonneuve, Paris, 1960, Contient : Tome I : La Liturgie (Yasna et Vispéred) : CXVIX-500 pp. ; Tome II : La Loi (Vendidad) - L'Epopée (Yashts) - Le Livre de Prière (Khorda Avesta) : XXXV-747 pp. ; Tome III : Origines de la Littérature et de la Religion Zoroastriennes. Appendice à la traduction de l'Avesta (Fragments des Nasks perdus et l'Index) : CVII-262 pp. Complet. Bel exemplaire en parfait état de la reproduction photographique de l'édition princeps 1892-1893. Rare. Français

      [Bookseller: Librairie Du Cardinal]
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        Adult Pulp Cover Original Art

      [Circa early 1960s]. A collection of original artwork for several adult-oriented paperback pulp novels from the early 1960s, including six small color mockups, measuring 4" x 7", and four large preliminary pencil sketches, measuring 20"x 26". The sketches have an applied paper boarder secured with masking tape and are somewhat chipped along the edges, near fine, while the mockups have only the slightest touch of wear to a couple of corners, else fine. The art appears to be all from the same unknown artist with the preliminary sketches representing more detailed renditions of all but two of the color mock ups. The text on the mockups is not readable except for the titles and a few scattered words, likely as intended. Our research was not able to determine definitively whether these covers were ever published or if these are spec illustrations done by an artist to secure work. The Exotic by Carter Brown was published several times, the earliest being a 1961 Signet paperback, but neither it nor any of the other printings we examined matched the artwork found here. This is also the case for The Night It Happened, Demon Lovers, and Big Blondes. The remaining two titles illustrated here, Wild Heat and Adorable Creatures, could not be located at all. Likewise we were unable to identify with any publisher the crossed key logo found on all but one of the covers. Two of the titles, Demon Lovers and Adorable Creatures, are particularly notable for their obvious lesbian themes. An interesting group of titillating artwork from the golden age of the pulp paperback. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Stenogrammi della geometria elementare

      All'insegna del pesce d'oro 1960 Lucistrutture integrative di Roger Humbert. Con 19 tavole in nero Uno dei libri segnalati nella biblioteca ideale dei "Libri d'artista contemporanei" (Maffei, 2003). 8vo pp. circa 40 n.n. broch Molto buono (Very Good) Due significative dediche (di cui una su biglietto) con firme autografe dell'Autore, datate Roma '61 (Substantial inscriptions signed by the Author, dated Rome 1961) [Dematteis & Maffei, 1998; Maffei, 2003]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Codex Egberti der Stadtbibliothek Trier. Voll - Faksimile Ausgabe unter dem Patronat der Stadt Trier. Herausgegeben von Hubert Schiel. Textband von Hubert Schiel.

      Basel, Alkuin Verlag, 1960. 1960 2 volumi in-8° grande (278x210mm), di cui uno di testi introduttivi dello Schiel legato in t. tela grezza con titolo a stampa su tassello al dorso ed uno di facsimile legato in piena pelle, con ritratto centrale in medaglione a sbalzo di Egberto, Vescovo di Treviri, entro cornici plurime. Titolo e filetti a secco su dorso a nervi. Il volume presenta una fedelissima riproduzione facsimilare del celebre salterio miniato, serbato allora nella Stadtbibliothek di Treviri e oggi nel Museo Archeologico di Cividale del Friuli. Custodia. Perfetto stato. Esemplare impresso in tiratura limitata (n. 129 di 800). Fra le massime realizzazioni della miniatura di età ottoniana, il codice venne commissionato da Egberto al monaco Ruodprecht, dell'Abbazia di Reichenau; nel 2003 esso è stato inserito dall'Unesco nell'elenco delle "Memorie del Mondo".

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Galleria Gilibert]
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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Lippincott 1960 Jacket design by Shirley Smith. Original brown boards with green cloth spine, titles to spine in brown Ottimo (Fine)

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        Black Maria

      New York: Simon and Schuster 1960 New York: Simon and Schuster, 1960. First edition. 4to. B/w cartoons throughout. 96 pp. Publisher's boards, very good, in worn dustjacket, chipped and creased and lacking large piece from front panel . Inscribed to author Nathaniel Benchley and his wife, "For Marg and Nathaniel withlove, Chas Addams, New York, 1960." Addams designed the jacket to Benchley's children's book The Visitors (1965)

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        SHARAKU: A COMPLETE COLLECTION

      1960. Paperback. Fine. (SHARAKU). SHARAKU: A COMPLETE COLLECTION; SHARAKU I, SHARAKU II. Reproduction by The Adachi Institute of Woodcut Prints. Text by Teruji Yoshida. Special article by Ichitaro Kondo. English translation by Jiro Harada. Edited by Toyohisa Adachi. Tokyo: Meiji-Shobo, 1960. One folio, (of two published) blue cloth-covered chitsu cases, with clasps; with prints and separate text volume in wrappers laid in to the case. Vol.1: 77pp. English text in wrappers + 33 (of 40) loose full color hand printed o^ban size woodblock facsimiles of Sharaku prints, Great care was lavished on this series. The quality of the Adachi facsimiles is well known - there was a whole team of Adachi cutters and printers working under the supervision of Funabashi Mitsuru. The first volume of the two volume collection, in fine condition.

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        Don Quichotte and Pancha original sculpturen.

      , , s.d.Spain +/- 1960. not signed. two large wooden sculptures beautifully carved and colored, Don Quichotte 1.80 mtr. Pancha 1.40 mtr.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Erik Tonen]
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        Theatrum Sanitatis

      Grafica 1960 12 poesie di Jean-Clarence Lambert accompagnate da 5 litografie originali in nero a piena pagina di Achille Perilli. Testo in francese Le ltografie sono state tirate da Bulla a Roma Ottimo (Fine)

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Atlas Obratnoj Storony Luny [Atlas of the Far Side of the Moon, in the original Russian] [Obratnoi]

      Moskva [Moscow]: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1960. Hardcover. Publishers blue cloth, printed black label to front cover with silver and blindstamped lettering, silver spine lettering, text is followed by 18 leaves containing 28 photographs, 2 large folded photographs at rear. Stamped Printed in USSR on FFEP. Laid in is a large folding map. Protected by original unprinted brown dust wrapper (as issued). ; 9" x 11-1/2" (22,9 x 29,2); 149+ pp; Covers with only slight wear at corners, solid binding, slight toning seen at top of front flyleaf, prior owner name stamped to title page, toning seen to fold-outs at rear limited to portions of the reverse (unprinted) side and along top edge of next few photographs (no toning seen on images). Pages otherwise clean and unmarked. Light wear/soiling to wrapper including closed tear along top edge and tiny chip nearby. .

      [Bookseller: Andrew Langer, Bookseller]
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        The Ferguson Affair (Signed)

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Hardcover in dust jacket. 8vo. First edition, first printing. SIGNED by Macdonald on a tipped in sheet on front free endpage ("With cordial regards, Kenneth Millar-Ross Macdonald"). Book is in Very Good condition with slight slant to spine. Unclipped dust jacket is in Very Good condition with light wear at corners and edges and light tanning/soiling at edges. Price on flap is $3.50. A nice copy of this hard-to-find title. 284 pp. In protective Mylar.

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        A VOICE FROM THE ATTIC. Signed

      Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1960 First Edition Inscribed by Davies to Canadian author and editor, Frank Rasky on the title-page. A fine copy in navy cloth, silver titles to the spine, (Rasky's markings throughout), in a near fine price-clipped dustwrapper. 8vo. 360 pp.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        THE FERGUSON AFFAIR

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960 First Edition of this highly-regarded mystery by Ross Macdonald, author of the Lew Archer series and considered by critics as one of the 'holy trinity of American crime writers' with Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler. 8vo. 283 pp. A fine copy in 1/4 red cloth over blue paper covered boards, red topstain, gilt titles to the spine in a slightly dusty bright, fresh pictorial dustwrapper with one small chip repaired to the top of the front panel, some light wear at the crown of the spine. A very nice copy.. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Drawings for the Bible. Text by Gaston Bachelard. Verve vo. X, No. 37/38.

      Paris., Distributed in Great Britain and the Dominions by A. Zwemmer Ltd., London. 1960. Folio. Originalt kartonasjebind. Upaginert. Med 24 originale farvelitografier, samt en rekke illustrasjoner i svart/hvitt. Folio. Publihser original decorated boards. Without pagination. With 24 original lithographs, in addition illustrated in black and white.. "This double volume of VERVE contains the drawings made by Chagall in 1958 and 1959 on biblical themes which in general he had not dealt with in his illustrations for the Bible reproduced in Verve 33/34. The present work comprises 96 reproductions in blavk and white and 24 lithographs in color, as well as a cover specially designed for this volume. The heliogravure in black and white by the master printers Draeger Frères and the lithography in colour by Mourlot Frères were completed in Paris on the 29th of July, 1960"

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        Can These Bones Live. With Forty-two Drawings by James Kearns and a Preface by Sir Herbert Read

      New Directions 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.

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        Loofah Coreen - Korean Wall-covering Trade Catalogue

      NP NP , ca. 1960's. vg. Oblong quarto. Unpaginated. Original blue binder with gold-stamped lettering on front board. Rare and exquisite trade catalogue containing 18 samples of wall-covering made of loofah. Minor age-wear on binder with slight abrasion along upper edges of front board and soiling/staining on fore-edges. 1/5 of 2 samples are neatly cut on outer margin, and 1 is half cut. Binder and interior in overall very good condition.

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        La libido génitale et son destin féminin. Société Française de Psychanalyse, Journées Internationales D'Amsterdam, 5-9 Septembre 1960. (Privatdruck).

      Bedruckter Originaleinband. 131 Seiten. Erstausgabe dieser Arbeit zur weiblichen Libido. Privatdruck in kleiner Auflage, möglicherweise ausschließlich für die Teilnehmer am Symposium.Widmungsexemplar einer der führenden Kinderpsychoanalytikerinnen Frankreichs an eine weitere maßgebliche Vertreterin der französischen Kinderpsychoanalyse, Jenny Aubry (Mutter von Elisabeth Roudinesco).

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        Skitsebog./Sketchbook.

      Skitser, 1960. Mål:22,5x29 cm. (47) sider. Ialt 38 tegninger, de fleste helsides i kul og blyant. Derudover 3 i tusch+akvarel (?), 1 farvetegning samt 2 tusch-tegninger i sort. 2 skitser signerede af kunstneren. 1 enkelt dateret 1960. Spiralbind.. Jane Muus (1919-2007) blev i 1936 optaget Kunstakademiet , kun 17 år gammel. I flere år havde hun ønsket og arbejdet hen imod en uddannelse som kunstner. Den lærer, der betød mest for hende var Aksel Jørgensen, der lærte hende at samle viden om menneskers udseende, før hun kunne gengive dem kunstnerisk. Jane Muus holdt fast ved en mere traditionel form for billedkunst. Hun har selv nævnt den franske grafiker H. Daumier og den tyske tegner og grafiker Käthe Kollwitz blandt sine forbilleder.I dag er Jane Muus kendt for sine xylografier, træsnit og linoelumstryk - hendes virke var langt og hun er blevet tildelt et utal af legater og stipendier

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        THE HIGH CRUSADE

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company Inc. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc.,. 1960. cloth.. A fine copy in very good or better dust jacket with light rubbing at. lower spine end and lower front corner tip and 8x5 mm chip from upper. front corner tip. A nice copy of an elusive book. (#142626). First edition. "An alien starship lands in medieval England, and carries a group of knights off into space. These rough-and-ready chaps eventually succeed in conquering the interstellar empire. A fondly remembered romp which celebrates the violent human spirit, it has not worn particularly well." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 173. 1961 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-11. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 977-80.

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