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        For Your Eyes Only. Five Secret Occasions in the Life of James Bond

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1960. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt, eye design to upper board in white. With the dust jacket. Spine bumped, a bright clean copy, dust jacket lightly rubbed with 3 cm closed tear to front fold and small stain to foot of back panel. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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. Book and jacket show some signs of use and handling; a short tear to rear has a neat tape mend to reverse, some light soiling and a vertical crease to rear panel. Generally clean and attractive, with no inscriptions or price-clipping. Now housed in a leather backed clamshell box. First impression, Binding A. Gilbert A8a (1.1). First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Chopping, Richard. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
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        For Your Eyes Only. (James Bond short stories) Includes 'Quantum of Solace'

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1960., 1960. First Impression, Binding A. The first selection of James Bond short stories, which was followed by 'Octopussy', 'The Living Daylights', and 'The Property of a Lady'. This collection includes 'For Your Eyes Only', 'From A View to a Kill' and 'Quantun of Solace', all of which, although heavily rewritten, were filmed as part of the 007 movie series. 8vo. Publisher's cloth-effect paper over boards in pictorial dustwrapper. A lightly used copy, but without major defects; edges are a little toned, jacket fairly clean and fresh with a little sunning to the spine. Shows well, with no inscriptions or price-clipping. Gilbert A8a (1.1).

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        For Your Eyes Only

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1960 First edition, first printing of the eighth bond novel. A fine, extremely bright copy in a crisp, unclipped and lightly soiled jacket with the spine still bright and only slightly faded, minor rubbing to the extremities, else near fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        For Your Eyes Only. (James Bond short stories) Includes 'Quantum of Solace'

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1960., 1960. First Impression. Finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe for Asprey of London in full black goatskin with Japanese endpapers, a.e.g. A beautiful copy. The first selection of James Bond short stories, which was followed by 'Octopussy', 'The Living Daylights', and 'The Property of a Lady'. This collection includes 'For Your Eyes Only', 'From A View to a Kill' and 'Quantun of Solace', all of which, although heavily rewritten, were filmed as part of the 007 movie series.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        For Your Eyes Only

      London - Jonathan Cape, 1960 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. For Your Eyes Only is a collection of short stories by British author Ian Fleming, featuring the fictional British Secret Service agent Commander James Bond. First edition, second impression. Including the stories From a View to a Kill, For Your Eyes Only, Quantum of Solace, Risico and The Hildebrand Rarity. The bookmarked a change of format for Fleming, who had previously written James Bond stories only as full-length novels. In original dustwrapper designed by Richard Chopping. Condition: In a cloth covered binding with original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, lovely condition. Dustwrapper is smart with slight marks. Some fading to the red spine title as usual. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean except for one or two spots. Overall: NEAR FINE with a VERY GOOD INDEED dustwrapper.

      [Bookseller: Rooke 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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        For Your Eyes Only

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. FIRST EDITION of the eighth installment in the James Bond series. London: Jonathan Cape, (1960). Octavo, original cloth, original dust jacket. Owner signature on front free endpaper. Book near-fine; dust jacket a little fatigued with a light creasing and rubbing at edges. Color on spine lettering strong (usually very faded). A very good copy.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        Epistemological Problems of Economics

      Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Co., 1960. First edition. Octavo. Original red cloth. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light wear to the extremities. "The characteristic feature of this age of destructive wars and social disintegration is the revolt against economics." So says Ludwig von Mises in his most thorough defense of the method and scope of economic science. In this treatise, he argues that the core intellectual errors of statism, socialism, protectionism, racism, irrationalism can be found in a revolt against economic logic and its special character.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        The Constitution of Liberty

      Chicago: The University of Chicago, 1960.. First edition of the economist's influential work. Octavo, original boards with gilt titles to the spine. Signed by F.A. Hayek on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Housed in a custom quarter morocco clamshell box.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        The Kingdom and The Cave

      Abelard Schuman 1960. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Near Fine. 1st edition 1st issue with the BLACK BOARDS. Fine copy - no marks or inscriptions. DJ has a 2 inch closed tear to rear cover, very slight rubbing with a few short nicks to head of spine else fine in protective covers. Exceptionally clean bright and crisp copy with no foxing, no inscriptions. Not clipped 12s 6d. VERY SCARCE FIRST ISSUE

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        A SEPARATE PEACE Inscribed to Photographer Arnold Newman

      New York: The MacMillan Company, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Red ink mark at the base of the spine of both the dustwrapper and book. Near Fine in a Very Good, lightly stained dustwrapper with corners clipped but the price present. Author's first book, made into a film. In the more commonly encountered second state dustwrapper with reviews printed on the front and rear panels and with the corners of the inside front flap clipped, not affecting the price. This copy with photographer Arnold Newman's SIGNATURE on the front endpaper with the notation "autograph" and INSCRIBED and SIGNED to Newman by the author on the title page: "To Arnold--/With hopes that I/didn't ruin 'your'/photograph, since it [sic] sure/to be a work of art--/with admiration--/John Knowles/New York - Feb. 6, 1964." Surely a reference to the photograph taken by Newman and used on the front cover of the dustwrapper of Knowles's 1964 book DOUBLE VISION: AMERICAN THOUGHTS ABROAD. When this title is found signed, and it seldom is, it is usually in a larger, later hand and rarely to anyone of any note.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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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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        Kuthan's Menagerie Completed. [Kuthan's Menagerie of Interesting Zoo Animals.]

      Vancouver: Nevermore Press & Heavenly Monkey, 1960 & 2003. Unbound as issued in box. Fine. Unbound as issued in box. 13 of 50 copies which are numbered and signed by the original publisher, Robert Reid. Kuthan';s Menagerie of Interesting Zoo Animals was originally published in 1960 by the Nevermore Press, but only 60 copies of the edition of 130 were ever bound. Forty-three years later the remaining sheets were acquired by the Heavenly Monkey Press. They then reissued the fifty remaining complete copies from the original edition. This reissue includes the original unbound sheets printed by the Nevermore Press, a new foreword by the original publisher, in a custom-made clamshell box. It was decided that for the reissue, a replica of the original half-leather binding would not be attempted. Instead the sheets have been left unbound in the livre d';artiste manner with a new paper wrapping and an attractive box to house the collection. A note from the Heavenly Monkey Press explains the binding decision. Fine in a fine red cloth clamshell box with paper title labels to spine and front panel. Features six color linocut animals and descriptive text about each: a raccoon, flamingo, anteater, penguin, monkey, and peacock. Each of the animals is from a different part of the world and each was viewed by the artist at the Vancouver Zoo in Canada. The prospectus is laid-in. Unpaginated. In fine condition. PRI/122909.

      [Bookseller: The Kelmscott Bookshop]
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        Grayson County An Illustrated History of Grayson County, Texas

      Fort Worth, TX: University Supply and Equipment (1960) Padded cloth binding, pictorial eps, map, photos and other illustrations, bibliography, index of pioneers. Inscribed and signed by Landrum. Spine slightly cocked.. Signed by Author. First. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dj. 10.75" x 7.75".

      [Bookseller: McLaren Books]
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        Rénovateur Du Ballet Français (Serge Lifar)

      Buchet-Chastel, 1960. First French edition-first printing. Paperback. Very good. 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.

      [Bookseller: Alpha 2 Omega Books]
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      Boston: Goodspeed's Book Shop, 1960. - Four collotype illustrations, each sheet measuring 16 x 22 inches. Laid into original grey printed paper portfolio. Some slight wrinkling to the plates and portfolio cover. Near fine. From an edition limited to 225 sets, issued by Goodspeed's Book Shop in Boston. Shortly after the engagement at Lexington and Concord, the Governor's Guard of the Connecticut Militia (under the command of Benedict Arnold) was dispatched to Massachusetts to take part in the siege of Boston. Among these forces was Ralph Earl, a portrait painter, and Amos Doolittle, an engraver. During their three weeks at Cambridge, Doolittle and Earl visited the battlegrounds at Lexington and Concord, and questioned participants in the battles. Earl made sketches based on these accounts, which were then engraved by Doolittle and published in New Haven in 1775. These are among the rarest American engravings from the Revolution. This facsimile was made from the set of four original engravings in the collection of the Connecticut Historical Society. Doolittle would go on to a long career as a significant engraver in Connecticut. The four prints are entitled: 1) "The Battle of Lexington, April 19th, 1775. Plate I." 2) "Plate II. A view of the Town of Concord." 3) "Plate III. The Engagement at the North Bridge in Concord." 4) "Plate IV. A View of the South Part of Lexington." Scarce, and a significant visual record of a fateful and important moment in American history.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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      New York: Random House, (1960). First Edition. Hardcover. Slightly cocked, boards slightly warped. Dustwrapper is price-clipped with minor edgewear and rubbing. Very Good in a Very Good dustwrapper. Illustrated with eight pages of black-and-white photographs. This copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the Hall of Famer on the front endpaper: "7-6-60/TO Stevie ---- with best/wishes. I hope you enjoy/reading the book/Sincerely/ Jackie Robinson."

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        The Oxford Ibsen Volume I: Early Plays; Volume II: The Vikings at Helgeland, Love's Comedy, the Pretenders; Volume III: Brand, Peer Gynt; Volume IV: The League of Youth, Emperor and Galilean; Volume V: Pillars of Society, a Doll's House, Ghosts; Volume VI: An Enemy of the People, the Wild Duck, Rosmerholm; Volume VII: The Lady from the Sea, Hedda Gabler, the Master Builder; Volume VIII: Little Eyolf, John Gabriel Borkman, When We Dead Awaken

      London: Oxford University Press 1960-1977, 1st Edition. () viii,715;viii,378;vii,515;viii,616;x,499;ix,464;vii,592;xiii,390pp. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Full 8 volume set. Octavo with green cloth boards and gilt lettering on spine. Volumes are price-clipped or have small unobtrusive price sticker. Most volumes also have minor chipping and tearing, but IV and VI do not and are very clean. II has one 1 / 2" closed tear on front dust jacket, and I and II have price written in small ink letters on inside of djs. Vol VIII has the lower portion of inside dust jacket, an approximate 2"x2" square, removed though this doesn't affect the front of the jacket. The collected works of the 19th century Norwegian playright, Henrik Ibsen. Considered the founder of Modernism in theatre, Ibsen's plays are well known and A Doll's House holds the achievement of being the world's most performed play. This collection is notable as it is considered the most complete to date, and the plays have been translated directly into English from their original Norwegian and Scandinavian. A valuable reference..

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Cartas de Relacion de la Conquista de la Nueva Espana Escritas por Hernan Cortes al Emperador Carlos V y ortos Documentos relativos a la conquista, anos de 1519-1572: Codex Vindobonensis S. N. 1600

      Graz / Austria: Akademische Druck- U. Verlagsanstalt, 1960. First edition.. Hardcover. Fine. Large thick folio. xxvii, ( 672) pp., i.e., 336 leaves. Geleitwort Josef Stummvoll; Introduction and Bibliography Charles Gibson; Kodikologische Beschreibung Franz Unterkircher. Reproduction of Codex Vindobonensis S.N. 1600 in the Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek in Vienna . Publisher's binding of quarter morocco, spine lettered in blind; paper over boards, the upper board with title and representation of Cortés. This is the second volume in the Codices Selecti Photoypice Impressi series edited by Francisco Sauer. A fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        MR. CITIZEN

      (New York): Bernard Geis, (1960). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine, without glassine, in a Near Fine slipcase. Illustrated with photographs. Truman's account of his experiences after leaving the White House. Copy #881 of 1000 SIGNED by the author on the limitation page. It is likely that less than the stated 1000 were published as we have personally seen close to 200 examples of the unbound limitation sheet that were signed. In any case an increasingly scarce issue of this book, especially in this condition.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        The Lord of the Rings, 1960 Set By Readers Union, with Dustjackets

      London: Readers Union, 1960. First Edition. Original Cloth. J.R.R. Tolkien. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A beautiful looking set of this unusual presentation of Tolkien's trilogy. Not for sale to the general public, limited to members of the Readers Union only. Published by the Readers Union in 1960 with the permission of George Allen & Unwin Ltd, London. The books are in Near Fine condition, with no names, writing, and only the lightest offsetting to the endpapers. The gutters of the endpapers look to have been reinforced by the original owner, probably when they were purchased, as there is no evidence of the binding being loose or any seperation. Housed in the original dustjackets, all are Near Fine condition, with the Two Towers having a couple of tiny areas of loss to the top and bottom spine folds, and the bottom of the flap folds. None of the dustjackets are price clipped, showing almost no edgewear or tanning, except the noted areas of the Two Towers. These unusual dustjackets are in fabulous condition. The jackets show no tanning whatsoever to the spines or edges. All maps are tipped in at the rear, and in excellent condition. No tears or extra folds, only the slightest of browning mainly at the fold areas. This is the set that features a line drawing by an unnamed artist for Readers Union of 'Sauron's Eye'. The only set to have this particular and very unusual dustjacket. Scarce in this lovely condition. Includes a custom slipcase for display and protection of these beautiful books. Digital photo's available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed/Numbered/Limited Editions. Near Fine / Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: The Tolkien Bookshelf]
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        The Leopard (First UK Edition)

      London: Collins Harvill, 1960. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket, with a couple of faint stains to the front board and a touch of toning to the jacket spine lettering. An exceptional copy of Di Lampedusa's best-known title. Basis for the masterful 1963 film by Luchino Visconti, starring Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale and Alain Delon. Most uncommon in this condition.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Leopard

      London: Collins Harvill, 1960 First UK Edition. Near fine book in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. The book has slight soiling to the page ends, else fine in green boards with gold lettering. The Dustjacket is bright, without any chips or tears and some even sunning along the edges of the jacket. A very nice copy of this classic novel depicting the end of an Aristocratic Italian family. .

      [Bookseller: MDS Books]
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        Moments Preserved

      New York: Simon and Schuster, (1960). Fine in an almost near fine jacket with several small tears and a tiny stain at the heel of the spine, in a bright, almost near fine slipcase, with a scratch to the back panel.. First Edition. Tall quarto in slipcase. The photographer's landmark first book, one of the true standard bearers of American photographic literature. Broken into eight sections that encapsulate Penn's career and travel itinerary to 1960, with a mixture of gravure and color reproduction. Penn designed the book himself, but it is easy to see the eye of his editor at Vogue, Alexander Liberman, who contributes an introduction worth reexamining. (Roth 158-159; Open Book 186-187; Auer 401).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Original artwork: Ouch

      [c. 1960–80]. From the Book I had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew. Original artwork in black felt tip. Approx. 10.5 x 13.5 inches. A fine drawing of a Creature being attacked by a Skritz at his neck and a Skrink to his toe from the book I had Touble in Getting to Solla Sollew. Inscribed Ouch! Dr. Seuss. Mounted, glazed and framed.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Green Eggs and Ham

      Random House 1960 - First Edition, First Printing with the "50 Word Vocabulary" statement applied as a sticker on the right corner of the dustjacket, and NOT printed which is found on later editions. A beautiful copy. This First Issue dustjacket has the 195/195 printed on the inside front flap with the B-16 code on the spine of the dustjacket. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with minor wear to the edges. The book is in wonderful shape. The binding is tight, with minor wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION in collector's condition. Includes custom clamshell slipcase for presentation and preservation. We buy Dr. Seuss First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Original drawing, a Seussian animal.

      [c. 1960–80] - Approx. 7 × 8 inches. Original artwork in blue pen. A fine drawing of a characteristically Seussian animal holding up a sign on a pole reading "For Judy, John, Willie and Charles". Inscribed "With Very Best Wishes - Dr Seuss".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Lithographs of Chagall I-VI (complete)

      Monte Carlo & New York or Boston: Andre Sauret & George Braziller. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. FIRST EDITIONS of all six volumes (English-language issues) of Chagall's catalogue raisonèe, SIGNED BY CHAGALL IN VOLUME IV. Complete with 28 original lithographs, including original lithograph dust jackets for volumes I-IV. Notes and catalogue by Fernand Mourlot. Monte Carlo & New York or Boston: Andre Sauret & George Braziller, 1960-63-69-74-84-86. Quarto, original cloth volumes, original dust jackets. Volumes I and III dust jackets price-clipped, a hint of fading to vol II jacket, a touch of edgewear to vol I jacket. A superb set in outstanding condition.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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      Monte Carlo, Andre Sauret 1960-86.. Bde. 1-6 (komplett). 4°. Zus. ca. 1250 S. Mit zahlr., tlw. ganzseit.farb. Abb. sowie 28 (dav. 21 farb; inkl. 4 doppelblatt-gr. Umschlägen) Orig.-Lithographien von Marc Chagall. OLn.-Bde. m. farblithogr. OU. Gelöschter Namenszug am Tit. v. Bd. 6, sonst in sehr gutem Zustand. Arntz I, 27; Mourlot 281-292, 391-402, 577-578, 729-730 - Erste Ausgabe. - Maßgebliches Werkverzeichnis der Lithographien von Chagall. Bde. 1, 5, 6 in deutscher, Bde. 2, 3 in französ. und Bd. 4 in engl. Sprache. Komplett mit allen Lithographien u. lithogr. Umschlägen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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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..

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Casanova's Chinese Restaurant

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

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        Graffiti de Brassia textes et photos de Brassai et deux conversations avec Picasso

      Paris: Les Éditions Du Temps (1960), 1961. 1st French Edition. Physical desc.: 43 p. [105] plates ; 29 cm. Subject: Sculpture -- Figures -- Masks -- Faces -- Etchings. Language: French Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Copy has previous owner's minor pen inscription to FFEP.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (Stated first edition)

      Lippincott. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1960. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Stated First Edition, on copyright page. True first trade edition, first printing. Book is very good+. Free of former owner writing or bookplates. Minor bumping to spine ends and a touch of wear to corner tips. Light offset on ffep. The first state jacket, has all points, author photo on rear panel by Truman Capote, first state Jonathan Daniel's blurb on rear flap, Capote blurb in green upper front flap and $3.95 price on lower flap with no printings indicated left side of price which is where later printings were indicated. Original, unrestored first state jacket. Jacket has overall wear/rub, mostly to extremities and folds with usual spider web like markings often found on this title. Mostly white rear panel has rub and an original $3.95 book store sticker on lower left side of rear panel. Only 5,000 copies of the original first edition were published; most went to libraries, hence the scarcity of first editions that escaped that fate. Of those that did not wind up in a library many have been rebound, restored or touched up. This is the original, unsophisticated book and jacket. ; 8vo; 296 pages .

      [Bookseller: Abound Book Company]
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        To kill a mockingbird

      Heinemann, 1960. First Edition. Unknown Binding. Very Good/Very Good. Signed. Bookplate SIGNED by Harper Lee is laid in. The volume is lightly bumped at the spine ends and there are remnants of a small booksellers label at the base of the front pastedown. The dust jacket is price clipped, nicked at the spine ends and corners, and is lightly creased on the flap folds. The jacket is sleeved in mylar.

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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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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