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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.

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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

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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. .

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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. .

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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. .

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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)

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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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)

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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.

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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.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        Geh durch den Spiegel. Horst Antes.

      38,2x26 cm. 32 n.n. S. Mit 10 Originallithographien, davon 6 mehrfarbigen (4 doppelblattgrossen) und 4 schwarzen (2 doppelblattgorssen). Originalbroschur mit Deckelillustration. "Folge 23. kataloge zu den Austellungen der Galerie der Spiegel." - Erschien in einer Auflage von 200 Exemplaren. - Texte von Horst Antes, William Blake, Jean Genet und Jörg Stöhrer. - Einband mit kleinen Ein- und Abrissen. - Innen sauber.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein Buchantiquariat]
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        Dessins pour la Bible.

      Verve Nos 37-38. Paris 1960. Rigt illustr. i s/h og med 24 orig. farvelitografier. 4to. Orig. kart. Richly illustr. in black/white and with 24 orig. lithographs in colour. Publisher's pictorial boards

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        The Alexandria Quartet, comprising] Justine; Balthazar; Mountolive; Clea

      London: Faber & Faber [through 1960], 1957. First Editions. Hardcover. Fine-/Fine-. A superb set of the author's 4-volume literary landmark. Here offered: four First Impressions (no additional printings noted), all about Fine, uniformly bound in publisher's cloth, in correct illustrated dust jackets. 8vo: 253,[1]; 250; 320; 287,[1]pp. Justine (1957): rose-colored cloth, spine gilt, French blue title block. Near Fine, with dust-soiled edges, spine slightly faded, unobtrusive glue stain along two edges of lower paste-down; about Fine jacket, priced 15s, barely toned to spine panel, else quite fresh and bright. Balthazar (1958): French blue cloth, spine gilt, reddish-brown title block. Fine, tight and apparently unread, marred only by owner's signature and date to front paste-down; about Fine jacket, priced 15s, with two short closed tears along upper spine-panel folds. Mountolive (1958): yellow cloth, spine gilt, lavender title block. About Fine, tight and apparently unread, with owner's inscription on front fly leaf, dust-soiled top edge, two lightly bumped corners; Fine jacket, priced 16s. Clea (1960): persimmon cloth, spine gilt, green title block. Fine, square and tight with lightly dust-soiled top edge; better than Near Fine jacket (priced-clipped), lightly dust-soiled and rubbed to ends of spine-panel. Burgess 99. & "The Alexandria Quartet is one of those works that seem to draw upon and sum up a multitude of works and writers and bodies of knowledge that have come before. Sources specific to Egypt include Constantine Cavafy's poetry and E. M. Forster's Alexandria: A History and a Guide. Other sources range from The Arabian Nights to accounts of the life of occult philosopher Paracelsus, from the obsessive erotic catalogues of the Marquis de Sade (who wrote his own Justine and who provides three of the volumes with epigraphs) to the thrillers of John Buchan. Freud is here (providing a psychological framework and yet another epigraph), as well as his student Georg Groddeck. Durrell also utilizes Einstein's theory of relativity, recounting the same events from multiple viewpoints within the first three volumes, then advancing the characters and situations through the fourth dimension, time, in the fourth and final volume. . . . Whatever the merits of the works his contemporaries were producing in the 1950s, most of those seemed cautious and provincial compared to Durrell's unabashedly romantic and experimental novels." (Literary Encyclopedia) N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.

      [Bookseller: Fine Editions Ltd]
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        The Dangerous Summer, Part One (Original promotional poster issued by LIFE Magazine)

      LIFE Magazine LIFE Magazine, 1960. An extremely uncommon film preview poster issued by LIFE magazine, promoting the first appearance of Hemingway's "The Dangerous Summer," which first ran in LIFE in two parts, in the September and October 1960. The only example we have ever encountered. 26.5 x 34.5 inches (a few inches shorter than the standard poster size for this era), Fine condition, archivally linen-backed and rolled.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        Plakat - Kunstmuseum Winterthur 3. April - 22. Mai 1960. Buchdruck, Linolschnitt.

      100 x 70 cm, Tadellos Vom Künstler num.: 38 / 50, signiert und datiert «Bill - 1960). Von Bill gezeichnet und möglicherweise von ihm selbst in Linol geschnitten. Siehe auch: Niggli Vlg.- Max Bill S. 32.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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        Werke (10 Bde.).

      8°, ca. 5000 S., OLdr. (dunkelblaues Saffianleder), goldgepr. Rücken, Farbkopfschnitt., Kopfschnitt m. mininmalen Fleckchen, ansons sehr schönes dekoratives Exemplar. EA. (W/G2 89). Erste Gesamtausgabe. Handschriftlich numerierte u. vom Autor im Impressum signierte Sonderauflage, Nr. 109 v. 250. Bde. 1-4: Tagebücher I (Der erste Weltkrieg), II (Strahlungen, 1. Teil) und III (Strahlungen, 2. Teil) + IV (Reisetagebücher); Bde. 5-8: Essays I - IV Betrachtungen zur Zeit; Der Arbeiter; Das abenteuerliche Herz; Fassungen; Bde. 9-10: Erzählende Schriften I + II (Erzählungen + Heliopolis).

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        ESTA. [Möbelkatalog mit 26 Artikeln].

      Quer-Gr.8°, 51 Bl. m. 52 eingeklebte Orig.- s/w-Photos., OLwd., Schraubenbindung., 2 Abb. (zu Art. Nr. 3 u. 15.) herausgelöst. Katalog des Sesselherstellers ESTA. Ein interessanter Querschnitt durch das Wohngefühl der frühen sechziger Jahre.

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        Fragments of a city. Chicago photographs.

      Hans Reitzel, Copenhagen 1960. 1st edition. Square 8°. Unpaginated. Orig. wrappers and in orig. blank slipcase. Fine-.. One of the very rare works by the reknown Danish photographer K. Helmer-Petersen and certaintly a highlight of Danish photography books. Helmer-Petersen's early book "122 Colour Photographs"/"122 farvefotografier" was selected by Martin Parr and Gerry Badger as one of the important books in photography history

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        Orpheus 1960: Modern Culture and the 1913 Renaissance

      Liberal Press New York: Liberal Press. 1960. First. First edition. Quarto. Printed perfectbound wrappers. Small ownership stamp of Howard Nitzberg on the front wrap, modest wear and soiling, spine a little tanned and with a small spot of erosion on the spine, a sound very good copy. Inscribed by the author: "Au Professeur Howard Nitzberg avec mes compliments. H.M. Barzun (AATF)." Barzun, the father of author and polymath Jacques Barzun, was a poet, and among a number of French modernists who came to New York City right before and during the First World War, among them Marcel Duchamp, Francis Picabia and his wife Gabrielle Buffet, Arthur Cravan, Albert Gleizes and his wife Julliette Roche; painters Jean and Yvonne Crotti; and writer Henri-Pierre Roche. Here they joined painter Joseph Stella, harpist Carlos Salzedo, and those recent immigrants already there like Stieglitz, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Man Ray, forming a community of modern artists who made New York the new center of the art world. .

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        The Country Girls

      Hutchinson London: Hutchinson. 1960. First. First edition. Bound by Bayntun-Riviere of Bath. Half green morocco and cloth. Fine. Signed by the author. Presumably rebound but possibly an issue with which we are unfamiliar. Author's first book. .

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        The L-Shaped Room

      Chatto & Windus London: Chatto & Windus. 1960. First. Uncorrected proof. A bit cocked, splits at the edges of the spine, else a very good copy in printed wrappers. Author's first novel. Bryan Forbes wrote and directed the 1962 film featuring Leslie Caron as a young and pregnant French woman in a London boarding house, also with Anthony Booth, Tom Bell, and Bernard Lee. A very scarce proof. .

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        RECHERCHES SUR L'ICONOGRAPHIE DE L'ÉVANGILE AUX XIVe, XVe, ET XVIe SIÈCLES D'APRÈS LES MONUMENTS DE MISTRA, DE LA MACÉDOINE ET DU MT-ATHOS

      Editions E. de Boccard. Paris: Éditions E. de Boccard.. 1960. 8vo., cloth, dust jacket. lxiv, 809, (3) pages.. Text in French. 2nd edition. Reprint of 1916 edition, published in the Bibliothèque des Écoles françaises d'Athènes et de Rome. Author was a member of L'Institut. A study of iconography in manuscripts of the Gospels in the 14th-16th centuries. Introduction by the author, bibliography, table of contents. Addenda and corrigenda. Indices of mosaics and frescoes, icons, miniatures, sculptures, painters, iconographers and a general index. List of illustrations. 670 black and white illustrations. Bookplate. Dust jacket torn at edges and lightly soiled. Edges lightly soiled. .

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

      New York ca. late 1960s New York, ca. late 1960s. 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 . 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

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

      New York ca. late 1960s New York, ca. late 1960s. Pencil on thin tracing paper, approximately 12 x 13 inches. One horizontal fold, tissue extended by the artist with pencil-receptive transparent tape over which he has drawn, a few short marginal tears without loss, not affecting image; overall fine, mounted in an archival mat . A splendid pencil drawing by Mad artist Mingo, of the magazine's gap-toothed, jug-eared, inanely grinning Alfred E. Neuman, this time with his tongue protruding. A larger than life-size image, done as a preliminary to a subsequent painting

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        GREEN EGGS AND HAM

      1960. 1. SEUSS,DR. GREEN EGGS AND HAM. NY: Random House 1960. 8vo, orange glazed pictorial boards, fine in beautiful dust wrapper with 2 small edge mends. 1st edition of this scarce Beginner Book, FIRST ISSUE with "50 Word Vocabulary" statement applied as a sticker on the right corner of the dust wrapper, not printed on the paper (this isn't price clipped but the price is not a factor in determining edition of this title, it needs to have the correct ads),This is a great copy of one of Seuss's most popular and well known titles. Younger / Hirsch 27.

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        THE SPIRITUAL MISSION OF ART

      New York: Galerie Chalette 1960. New York: Galerie Chalette, 1960.. Oblong small quarto. Full velveteen stiff wrappers, with onlaid bronze- like metallic figure on upper wrapper. Illustrated throughout with plates and photographs. Fine, in suede covered clamshell box (see below). First edition, deluxe issue of this exhibition catalogue of Arp and Sophie Taeuber-Arp's works, with Seuphor's essay printed in both French and English. This is one of thirty numbered copies, specially bound, signed by Seuphor, and housed in the special folding case bearing an original wood- relief by Arp, entitled "améga dans l'oméga," with a limitation statement signed by Arp affixed inside the upper panel. Enclosed in the original board outer case (a bit rubbed). There were also 970 ordinary copies.

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        GITANS AUX STES.-MARIES

      The Photographer N.p.: The Photographer, c1960. First ed. Clergue, Lucian. Portfolio with 11 original b&w silver photographs, of varying sizes, including one folded, mounted to bifold art paper; includes a manuscript title page and colophon ( title page calligraphy in dark red crayon, colophon calligraphy in ink with the photographer's signature in dark red crayon). The colophon reads " Cette plaquette de ouze photographie de Lucien Clergue, consacrée aux gitans des Saintes Maries de la Mer et àSarah leur patronne a été tirée à 150 exemplaires par l'auteur. Ex no 115".All housed in a a plain black paper wrapper with "Gitans" in calligraphy in red crayon on the front wrapper. Near Fine. Lucien Clergue started his long career as a photographer following the street performers and Gypsies in the south of France. By 1960 he had already amassed a large body of work from the Camargue region, known is medieval times as a retreat for the Roma peoples, and specifically from its capital, Saintes Maries de la Mer. In this portfolio, at least one of the images dates from 1955 and is one of the photographer's signature early images. Although many of these images have been reproduced in later books and exhibitions, this portfolio is never mentioned in his bibliography or official chronology, therefore the date is inexact. In later years, Clergue devoted most of his photographic attention to the female nude, yet the images from this body of work show him to have been a master of the social documentary roving camera.OCLC locates only two copies, Bibliotheque Nationale de France, and New York Public Library Research Library.

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        GREEN EGGS AND HAM

      1960. 1. SEUSS,DR. GREEN EGGS AND HAM. NY: Random House 1960. 8vo, orange glazed pictorial boards, As New in near Fine dust wrapper with a touch of fraying to bottom of spine. 1st edition, second state of dust wrapper with "50 Word Vocabulary printed on dust wrapper instead of being a stick-on. Probably Seuss's second most popular title after the Cat In The Hat, this is an unusually nice copy. Younger / Hirsch 27.

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        Naomi e i figli

      Litografia originale a colori mm.352x260 tratta dal volume "Dessins pour la Bible", stampato a Parigi, Editions de la Revue Verve, 1960. Non firmata.

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