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        Thunderball

      Jonathan Cape, London, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges browned slightly. Minor water stain to top edge, text unaffected. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28420. .

      [Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books]
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        Bachelors Get Lonely

      William Morrow & Company, 1961 Fine in a near fine dust jacket. INSCRIBED by Gardner to his wife on the front free endpage. First Edition; 1961 stated on title and copyright page. Original price of $2.95 printed on the front flap of dust jacket. Dust jacket shows minor wear along edges and spine ends. Comes housed in a custom slip case. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        The Doomsday Book.

      London: Hamish Hamilton,, 1961. Octavo. Original red boards, title to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Boards gently bowed, a few minor spots to top edge; an excellent copy in the bright jacket. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Tony [Jacobs], from Julian (J. Maclaren-Ross), 7-4-61." The recipient is identified by another hand as Anthony Jacobs, the actor. Jacobs is mentioned in the dedication, which reads to "R. D. Smith, Anthony Jacobs, and all those who on Sound Radio, helped to bring these characters to life." Jacobs's first radio lead was in Maclaren-Ross's radio play Captain Kidd, in 1946. The year prior to this book's publication, Jacobs had also taken the lead role in Maclaren-Ross's radio play Dream Man.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Hollow

      Fontana, UK 1961 - 5th Imp1961. The Fontana paperback edition is flat signed by Agatha Christie to the title page. A single volume which has been re-bound in cloth with a matching slipcase that retains the original paperback cover. The book and slip case are in fine conditon. Contents good with age toning to pages. The book originally belonged to Mary Anna Marten and was purchased via auction. It was part of a lot of Thirty Five signed Agatha Christie books bound together in seven volumes. These have now been split and re-bound into separate individual volumes. All books were signed by Agatha Christie sometime in the late sixties. Mary Anna Marten OBE (1929 - 2010) the daughter of Napier George Henry Sturt, 3rd Baron Alington and Lady Mary Sibell Ashley-Cooper, daughter of the 9th Earl of Shaftesbury, sometime Lord Steward to the Household of George V & Queen Mary, by his wife Lady Constance Sibell Grosvenor, a great friend of Queen Mary, dau of Earl Grosvenor, and sister of Bendor, 2nd Duke of Westminster. She was god-daughter to Queen Elizabeth (later The Queen Mother), and in 1953 her son Napier was a page at the Coronation of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth the Second.After joining the Brownies alongside Princess Margaret, Mary Anna went to school in Lancaster Gate and later attended Cheltenham Ladies' College. Upon the death of her father, Mary Anna inherited the Crichel House Estate in Dorset. Mary Anna and her husband, Lt.-Cdr. George (Toby) Gosselin Marten, Royal Navy, (1918 - 1997), son of Vice-Admiral Sir Francis Arthur Marten, were married on 25 November 1949 at Holy Trinity Church, Brompton. He was an equerry to King George VI, and the marriage was attended by King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (Mary Anna's godmother), Princess Margaret, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, Marina, Duchess of Kent, Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone and Major-General the Earl of Athlone. The Martens had a son, Napier, and five daughters.[7] Mary Anna was made High Sheriff of Dorset in 1974, a post she held for 26 years, until 2000.She was an archaeologist of note. Mary Anna was appointed a Trustee of the British Museum by the Prime Minister on 5 December 1985. She was a collector of jade and of rare books. In 2008 Mary Anna published (privately) her memoirs entitled 'As it Was'. Mary Anna died on 20 January 2010. Digital images available upon request. Ref10341 Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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        A House for Mr. Biswas

      McGraw-Hill Book Company 1961 - First US edition. (No additional printings, apparently designating first for British-printed books like this one by publisher.) 531 p. Green cloth with silver lettering. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Jacket chipped at head and tail, slight fading to spine, crease to front panel, foxing to verso, price intact ($5.95). The acclaimed novel by the Trinidadian Nobel laureate. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Verso la Certosa; con un Disegno di Leonetta Cecchi Peraccini

      Riccardo Ricciardi, Milano 1961 - 8vo, 164pp; wrappers. An excellent presentation copy, inscribed and signed by Gadda on the half title page to the German writer and publisher Hans Magnus Enzensberger, dated 1963, when Enzensberger was instrumental in bringing out a German translation of Gadda's La Cognizione del Dolore, providing afterword. Gadda inscriptions are quite uncommon and this one has a meaningful association. Small closed tear at top of front wrapper, few marks [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Locus Solus Rare Books (ABAA, ILAB)]
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        No 125-126: Miró - Dansez, Montagnes par René Char

      - - sonst sehr guter Zustand / very good condition / 4 Tafeln: 38 cm x 28 cm; 2 Einband-Lithographien: 56 cm x 38 cm / Text französisch - Gewicht in Gramm: 306 Maeght Editeur, Paris, 1961. 6 lithographierte Tafeln und beidseitig lithographierter Einband (zusammen 8 Lithographien), kart., folio, (1 Tafel am Rand etwas berieben) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Call for the Dead (Signed First)

      Gollancz 1961 - First edition, first impression, signed by John le Carré on a plate to the title page; newly-rebound in bright red morocco - stamped in gilt, five raised bands, black labels to the backstrip, and marbled endpapers. Boards and binding ‘As New’ – very clean and tight. The page block, which has been trimmed down at some point in the past, is browned with sporadic spotting and light marking to the edge and margins; 1cm closed tear to the fore-edge of the last page. All orders are sent very carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bradhurst Fine Editions]
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        Tropic of Cancer

      New York: Grove Press, Inc., (1961), 1961. First American edition, limited issue, number 23 of 100 numbered copies, signed by Miller. Fine, bright copy.. 8vo, original brown quarter buckram, marbled paper boards, gilt lettering. Henry Miller's landmark book which was prevented from being published in America for decades. This limited issue is very scarce. From the inventory of Burton Weiss, Bookseller.

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        Catch-22 A Novel

      New York: Simon and Schuster,, 1961. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in bright blue morocco, titles to spine blocked in white copied from the original spine, pictorial onlay of a red figure to front board copied from the dust jacket, decorative endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first printing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Thunderball

      UK: Jonathan Cape, 1961. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Thunderball by Ian Fleming First Edition Jonathan Cape 1961. No inscriptions, no foxing or browning. Page block square and tight, clean white edges. Covers fine and unmarked in like 'as new' dust jacket, completely unfaded and without toning. An excellent copy.

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        The 500th Anniversary Pictorial Census of the Gutenberg Bible. With Introduction on the Life and Work of Johannes Gutenberg by Aloys Ruppel.

      Folio. Original red cloth, blocked in gilt, endpaper maps, top edges gilt; illustrated with 6 colour plates and 284 black and white photographs; an excellent copy, in the original cloth-covered slipcase. Limited to 985 numbered copies, signed by the author. A census, with bibliographical descriptions, of all known copies of the Gutenberg Bible, as well as the locations of fragments and single leaves. Each copy of the Bible is represented by reproductions of a text page or pages plus photographs of its binding and of the library in which the volume is located.

      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
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        In Parenthesis. Seinnyessit e gledyf ym penn mameu.

      8vo., original blue buckram , spine lettered on a grey backround within a gilt panel. With frontispiece and full page plate at the rear both by David Jones, and a map in the text. A fine copy. Second edition of this tour de force by the artist/poet, an innovative prose poem which stands as one of the handful of literary works of the First World War to which the term "great" may justifiably applied. Jones served in France and Flanders with the Royal Welch Fusiliers. This edition includes an Introduction by T. S. Eliot (Jones's advocate at Faber), and this is the deluxe issue, limited to seventy numbered copies (fifty for sale), specially bound and signed by Jones and Eliot. This copy No. 1. The author's first book and most celebrated work, which takes the form of an epic prose poem set in the first world war, based on the author's own experiences. It was ten years in the making and was eventually helped to publication by T.S. Eliot, who hailed the book as "a work of genius". It won the 1938 Hawthornden prize. Stephen Spender in a review for the NY Times said: "This work of a poet-painter has its every word chiselled out of experience, and it is probably the World War I monument most likely to survive."

      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
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        The 500th Anniversary Pictorial Census of the Gutenberg Bible

      Chicago: The Coverdale Press, 1961. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 6 color images (including frontis), 254 photos, 5 maps (including map on endpapers), xvi, 263p. Original simulated red morocco with matching slipcase. 42cm. No jacket (as published). Copy No. 377 of an Edition of 985 numbered and signed copies. Norman has further inscribed this copy on the colophon page ("To ... who knows and loves good books and the art and craft of making them, this volume is inscribed in friendship By the Author 16 October 1963"). Note laid in by the former owner detailing Norman's delivery of this book to his home and a list of the books that he gave in exchange.

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        Barbara Hepworth;

      London: Lund Humphries,, 1961 & 1971. The Complete Sculpture of Barbara Hepworth 1960-69. 2 volumes, tall quarto. Original dark grey cloth, titles to front board and spine in white; original white cloth, titles to spine gilt, dark brown endpapers. Both with the dust jackets. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour. Mild toning to margins of text blocks. An excellent set in slightly rubbed jackets; jacket of Volume II price-clipped. First editions, first impressions. These two volumes form a catalogue raisonné of Hepworth's sculptures up until 1969; a catalogue covering later works by the artist has yet to be published.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        In Search of a Character Two African Journals

      Viking press, New York 1961 - A fine copy of a limited,edition, One of 600 advance copies specially designed for friends of the author and the publishers, Christmas 1961. This is an interesting copy as it comes from the private collection of the the actor Paul Scofield. This is the copy given by the author to Scofield whom he greatly admired. The author's signed greetings slip to Paul is loosely inserted with inscription 'Dear Paul, a Happy Christmas, love Graham'. In quarter-backed green buckram with marbled front and rear panels with title in gilt on spine, Issued without dust jacket but with special endpaper illustrations. This copy has a plastic protective jacket. Binding is as new. Pages bright and clean. This is one of 13 books / plays inscribed to Paul Scofield from their authors and 1 of 18 Greene first editions along with other books from Scofield's private collection that are on sale through this bookseller. Further details and images are available on request. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mull Books]
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        FOLK TALES AND FAIRY STORIES FROM INDIA

      London: Golden Cockerel Press, 1961. full morocco, slipcase. Golden Cockerel Press. 4to. full morocco, slipcase. 147 pages. Number 41 of 100 specially bound copies. (Cock-a-hoop no.212). Bound by Hiscox in full maroon morocco with a gilt medallion enclosing a musician playing a sitar. Illustrated with six full page illustrations by the painter Shrimati E. Carlile executed in the traditional eighteenth century style of Bengal, with sharp white lines on a black background and overprinted in brown. Enclosed in a cloth-covered slipcase. Aside from the barely visible spot 1/2" in diameter on the front cover, it is a very fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Grande Dizionario della Lingua Italiana (21 vols.cpl./ 21 Bände KOMPLETT)

      Unione Tipografico; 1961 ff.. Gebundene Ausgabe Das hier angebotene Werk stammt aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und trägt die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel...). Schnitt und Einband sind etwas staubschmutzig; Einbandkanten sind leicht bestossen; der Buchzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; KOMPLETTPREIS für 21 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; Das Bild zeigt nur einen Band des vollständigen Werks; ITALIENISCH! Versandkostenfreie Lieferung mfb

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        Cent mille milliards de poèmes.

      GALLIMARD NRF, Paris 1961 - Postface de François le Lyonnais. P., Gallimard NRF, 1961, in-4, broché toile blanche, auteur imprimé rouge, titré noir et rouge, dos lisse titre rouge, 30 pages. Edition originale de ce livre interactif de dix sonnets. Entre suréalisme et exercices de style, chaque page comporte un sonnet de 14 vers, chacun sur une languette de papier découpée. On peut ainsi varier les combinaisons à l'infini, afin d'évoquer les 100. 000. 000. 000. 000 de poèmes. Joint lettre autographe de Raymond QUENEAU à Pierre BEARN (1902-2004), poète français, directeur de la librairie du "Zodiaque" et de la revue littéraire "La Passerelle". Intimes salissures et plis et déchirure d'un centimètre à la lettre . Livres

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        KWY 8: 'No. Vostok' Rue d'Art Actuel

      Paris 1961 - 210 x 305mm. 48pp. Perfect bound cardboard wrappers, with printed and embossed aluminium front cover designed by Lourdes Castro, and printed card back cover with collaged silver space rocket-shaped object pasted on the interior side, also by Castro. KWY 8: 'No. Vostok'. Printed by Jean Colombet in Paris, offset, with hand-printed serigraphs, tipped-in illustrations on various papers, plus a pasted-in section of audio tape (an extract from the tape made by the Soviet cosmonaut, Titov, during his travels in space on August 6th 1961; the issue was themed around space travel, its subtitle an allusion to the vehicle that launched Yuri Gagarin into orbit in April 1961). Includes silkscreen prints by Gianni Bertini, Lourdes Castro, Jo o Lopes Vidal, João Vieira, Gail Singer, António Costa Pinheiro, Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, Conçalo Duarte, Guido Biasi, Jorge Martins, Christo, René Bertholo, Manolo Millares, Guy Weelen, Peter Klasen, Jan Voss, G.K. Pfahler, Gerresheim, and others. Texts and/or reproductions of work by, among others, Bernard Aubertin, José-Augusto Franca, Jean Jaques Levêque, André Peyre de Mandiargues, Claus-Peter Jllinger, Sabine Kuhr, Antonio Arcal, Jaques Spacagna, Manuel de Castro, Carl László, Klaus Burkhardt, and Bazon Brock. Condition: Front cover partially detached towards upper spine, otherwise Very Good plus, with original wraparound band still in place.

      [Bookseller: William Allen Word & Image]
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        Landowski, La main et l'esprit.

      La Bibliothèque des Arts, Paris 1961 - Paris, La Bibliothèque des Arts, 1961, in-4 en feuilles, couverture rempliée, illustrée d'une photographie en noir et blanc, dos titrée en long, chemise au dos blanc, titré doré, et étui cartonnnés, 106 pp., table des matières. Envoi de l'auteur sur le faux-titre. L'un des 10 exemplaires nominatifs sur papier vélin blanc, présenté sous étui de luxe, accompagnés d'un dessin original du sculpteur et signés par l'auteur. Dessin à l'encre de Chine, 25,5 x 20,8 cm., (papier jauni, petites taches et petites traces de plis). L'ouvrage comprend le texte de Jules ROMAINS de l'Académie française, "Landowski, la main et l'esprit" : "Je ne crois pas forcer le ton en affirmant que Landowski (.) a uni en lui les dons et les qualités des plus hauts artistes : invention et discipline, grandeur de la conception et sûreté de l'exécution ; pathétique et sérénité ; observation du réel et dévotion aux Idées mères. (.) Si l'art, après quelques milliers d'années d'existence, et malgré les appels au néant que la mode la plus délétère lui prodigue, espère survivre en face du progrès, (.) qu'accomplissent les sciences et les techniques (.), il le devra à l'exemple permanent et à l'influence ravivée d'une poignée d'hommes comme Landowski." Le texte est suivi de 56 planches, d'oeuvres de LANDOWSKI, photographiées par Pierre BERDOY, et par des notes sur Paul Landowki par Gérard CAILLET, et se conclut sur la table des planches. Petites usures à l'étui, salissures à l'étui et à la chemise. Livres

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        The Hard Life. An Exegesis of Squalor.

      London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1961 - Octavo. Original red boards, titles to spine gilt. With the pictorial dust jacket. Jacket back panel creased at head, light crease to front free endpaper, a very good copy First edition, first impression of the author's satirical Bildungsroman. "It's not that I half knew my mother. I knew half of her: the lower half." [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Gugong Cangci: 14 Volumes (32 of 33 Books) Porcelain of the National Palace Museum 14 Volumes (32 of 33 Books)

      Cafa 1961-1968, Hong Kong - First edition. Folio. Hardcover. Very good: usual wear. A rare NEARLY COMPLETE set of the complete collection of the best pieces of porcelains in the National Palace Museum Collection. Details are as follows: Volume 1: Ju Ware of the Sung Dynasty Volume 2: Chun Ware of the Sung Dynasty Volume 3: Kuan Ware of the Sung Dynasty Volume 4: Blue & White Porcelain of the Ming Dynasty Book 1 Huang Wu and Yung Lo Ware Book 2 Hsuan Te Ware (Part I) Book 2a Hsuan Te Ware (Part II) Book 3 Cheng Hua Ware Book 4 Hung Chih Ware Book 5 Chia-Ching Ware (MISSING) Book 6 Lung Ch'ing & Wan Li Ware Volume 5: Underglaze Red Ware of Ming Dynasty Volume 6: Kuan Ware of the Southern Sung Dynasty Book 1 Hsiue-Nei-Ssu Kuan Ware (Part I) Book 1a Hsiue-Nei-Ssu Kuan Ware (Part II) Book 2 Chiao-T'an-Hsia Kuan Ware Volume 7: Enamelled Ware of the Ming Dynasty (3 Books) Volume 8: Lung-Ch'un Ware of Sung Dynasty Volume 9: Fine-Enamelled (Ku-Yueh-Hsuan) Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty Book 1 K'ang Hsi Book 2 Yung-Cheng (Part I) Book 2a Yung-Cheng (Part II) Book 3 Ch'ien-Lung (Part I) Book 4 Ch'ien-Lung (Part II) Volume 10 Monochrome Ware of the Ming Dynasty (2 Books) Volume 11 Blue-and-White Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty (2 Books) Volume 12 Enamelled Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty (2 Books) Volume 13 Ko Ware of the Sung Dynasty (2 Books) Volume 14 Ting Ware of the Sung Dynasty (2 Books)The missing volume is Volume 4: Blue & White Porcelain of the Ming Dynasty Book 5: Chia-Ching Ware [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meijering Art Books]
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        Al Masalek Wal Mamalek

      

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        Thunderball

      Cape, 1961 A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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        The Phantom Tollbooth

      New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Lightly toned pages. Cloth lightly darkened at top edge. A lovely copy of the first edition, published by Epstein and Carroll.

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        20 Fables.

      Jaspard Polus & Cie, Monaco 1961 - Illustrations gravées sur bois par Gérard Angiolini et Gilbert Rougeaux. Monaco, Jaspard Polus & Cie, 1961, in-folio en feuilles, sous couverture crème rempliée, titre imprimé en rouge et noir, étui toilé, dos titré en basane maroquinée corail, intérieur floqué velours carmin, 191 pp., table. "Exemplaire d'Artiste", réservé aux peintres ayant illustré ces fables et aux collaborateurs de la présente édition, sur Japon nacré, contenant une suite sur vergé de Hollande et une décomposation du hors-texte de Touchagues. Le profit de la vente de cette édition et la dispersion des originaux des hors-texte a été versé à la Croix-Rouge française, grâce à l'élan de charité des collaborateurs de ce livre. Les vingt Fables sont Le Cheval et l'Ane, Le Vieillard et les Trois Jeunes Hommes, La Mort et le Mourant, Le Lion et le Moucheron, Le berger et le Roi, Phebus et Borée, Le Gland et la Citrouille, L'Homme entre deux âges et ses deux maîtresses, Le paysan du Danube, Les Animaux malades de la Peste, La jeune Veuve, L'Hirondelle et les petits oiseaux, Le Chêne et le Roseau, Le Lièvre et la Tortue, Le Meunier, son Fils et l'Âne, La Vieille et les deux Servantes, La Laitière et le pot au lait, Contre ceux qui ont le goût difficile, L'Homme et la Couleuvre, Le Héron. Chaque artiste se consacre à une fable, pour laquelle il dessine une illustration hors-texte, et une lettrine. Infimes piqûres et taches, emboîtage restauré. Livres

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        Nobel Prize Collection: 72 Offprints from Nobel Prize winners Morgan, Muller, Snell, Beadle, Lederberg, Luria, Lewis, Sumner, Tatum

      Various, 1912-1961 - 72 Offprints from Nobel Prize winners. First edition. Offprints. Most in very good condition, some staples little rusty. Most in original wrappers. Most have author's name in ink, or stamps or prior owners which include: Orland E. White, Franz Schrader, E. N. Harvey, Johannes Holtfreter, Heitt, L. C. Dunn, Norman H. Giles, Robert H. Foote, Norman H. Giles, and few others.A nice selection of offprints from Nobel Prize winners.George D. Snell The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 1980 :Mouse Genetic News Volume 1 Number 1 edited by Snell(1941); Methods for the Study of Histocompatibility Genes, name stamp of Robert H. Foote on title page(1948); Hybrids and History. The Role of Race and Ethnic Crossing in Individual and National Achievement, name stamp of Robert H. Foote on title page (1951); The Immunogenetics of Tumor Transplantation, name stamp of Robert H. Foote on cover(1952); The Genetics of Transplantation, name stamp of Robert H. Foote on cover(1953); The Genetics of Transplantation, name stamp of Robert H. Foote on title page(1957)Joshua Lederberg The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 1958:Sex in Bacteria: Genetic Studies, 1945-1952, with E. L. Tatum (Nobel Prize 1958) name stamp of Robert H. Foote on title page (1953)S.E. Luria The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 1969 :Virology Panel: The Relation of the Synthesis of Viruses and other Cell Components in Bacteria (year unknown); Viruses as Determinants of Cellular Functions, name stamp of Norman H. Giles on title page (1959); Biosynthesis of B-D-Galactosidase Controlled by Phage-Carried Genes. II. The Behavior of Phage-Transduced z+ Genes toward Regulatory Mechanisms (1961); Biosynthesis of B-D-Galactosidase Controlled by Phage-Carried Genes. I. Induced B-D-Galactosidase Biosynthesis after Transduction of Gene z+ by Phage (1961)E.B. Lewis The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 1995:Another Case of Unequal Crossing-Over in Drosophila Melanogaster, name stamp of L.C. Dunn on title page (1941); The Relation of Repeats to Position Effect in Drosophila Melanogaster (1945);G.W. Beadle The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 1958 :A Gene in Maize for Super Numerary Cell Divisions Following Meiosis (1930); Genes in Maize for Pollen Sterility (1932); The Relation of Crossing Over to Chromosome Association in Zea-Euchlaena Hybrids (1932); A Gene in Zea mays for Failure of Cytokinesis During Meiosis (1932); A Possilbe Influence of the Spindle Fibre on Crossing-Over in Drosphila (1932); A Gene for Sticky Chromosomes in Zea Mays (1932); Studies of Euchlaena and its Hybrids with Zea I. Chromosome Behavior in Euchlaena mexicana and its Hybrids with Zea mays (1932); Studies of Crossing-over in Heterozygous Translocations in Drosophila melanogaster (1933); Polymitotic Maize and the Precocity Hypothesis of Chromosome Conjugation (1933); Further Studies of Asynaptic Maize (1933); Crossing-Over in Attached-X Triploids of Drosophila Melanogaster (1934); Crossing Over near the Spindle Attachment of the X Chromosomes in Attached-X Triploids of Drosphila Melanogaster (1935); La Transplantation des Disques Imaginauz chez la Drosophile, with Boris Ephrussi (1935); X Chromosome Inversions and Meiosis in Drosophila Melanogaster, with A.H. Sturtevant (1935); Further Studies of Crossing Over in Attached-X Chromosomes of Drosophila Melanogaster, with Sterling Emerson (1935); Differenciation de la couleur de l'oeil cinnabar chez la Drosophile (Drosophila melanogaster), with Boris Ephrussi (1935); Chromosome Aberration and Gene Mutation in Sticky Chromosome Plants of Zea mays (1937); The Inheritance of the Color of Malpighian Tubes in Drosophila Melanogaster (1937); Development of Eye Colors in Drosophila: Extraction of the Diffusible Substances Concerned, with Kenneth V. Thimann (1937); Development of Eye Colors in Drosophila: Diffusible Substances and their Interrelations, with Boris Ephrussi (1937); Developpement des Couleurs des Yeux chez la Drosophile: Influen [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Ice in the Bedroom

      New York: Simon and Schuster,, 1961. Octavo. Original black boards, black cloth backstrip, titles to spine in white, yellow, and red, author's name to front board in yellow, yellow endpapers, top edge yellow. With the dust jacket. Light wear to extremities. A very good copy. First edition, first printing, preceding the UK edition published later the same year. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Best wishes, P. G. Wodehouse".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Sirens of Titan.

      Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. First hardcover edition of the author's second novel. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Kurt Vonnegut on the half title page with a self-caricature. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with very light rubbing to the spine. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A superior example. The Sirens of Titan is the Hugo Award-nominated story of billionaire Malachi Constant, who persists against a Martian-invasion to be reunited with his estranged family. According to The Harvard Crimson, Vonnegut "put together the whole of The Sirens of Titanin one night He was at a party where someone told him he ought to write another novel. So they went into the next room where he just verbally pieced together this book from the things that were around in his mind."

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Catch-22

      New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First. hardcover. fine/fine. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First Edition. Presentation copy. To.... With sincere good wishes in this first edition of my first novel to my first and favorite collector/ May 5, 1978. Fine copy in a fine, un-clipped dust wrapper.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        The Birthday Party & The Room: Two Plays

      Grove Press, New York 1961 - First American edition. Fine in a lightly rubbed, near fine dustwrapper. A much nicer than usual copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Obras completas.

      Ed. Aguilar (1961, Madrid, México, Buenos Aires) - 20 x 14, Obras completas. Plena piel editorial. Lomo con decoración

      [Bookseller: La Leona LibreRía]
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        Double Persephone (Atwood first book - signed)

      Toronto: Hawkshead Press, 1961. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. 5 x 6-3/4 inches. [16] pp. in white illustrated card covers, wire-stitched. A fine copy. However, the third leaf is not original and is a cream-coloured facsimile. Signed by Atwood on the title page.Author's first book. A collection of seven poems published when Atwood was only 19 years old. Atwood handset the book herself with a flat bed press, designed the cover with linoblocks. It was the first publication ever released by Atwood, and comprises seven poems: "Formal Garden", "Pastoral", "Iconic Landscape", "Persephone Departing", "Chthonic Love", "Her Song", "and "Double Persephone". Light scuffing to cover, otherwise near fine condition. The booklet was the winner of the E.J. Pratt Medal.Includes 7 colour photos of Atwood and other authors who attended the 100th anniversary of McClelland and Stewart at the Distillery District in Toronto in 2006. And with signed postcard of Atwood, 1971, and an undated note to Guy Gauthier from Sarah Cooper, Atwood's secretary. According to Atwood, the edition was comprised of 220 copies. Issued by John Robert Colombo's Hawkshead Press as Book One, Market Book Series. One of the great rarities of contemporary Can Literature.Housed in a custom cream-coloured linen box matching the design on the card covers. This collection is on consignment with LDRB.

      [Bookseller: Lord Durham Rare Books (IOBA)]
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        Am Wegesrand. Blüten, Blätter, frisch und welk, Wurzeln, Rinden und Lebewesen, die er AM WEGESRAND diesseits und jenseits des Atlantischen Ozeans fand, sind hier von FRITZ KREDEL in 24 Holzschnitten festgehalten und von GEORG SALTER in freiem Schreibstil mit klassischen Versfragmenten umgeben.

      Frankfurt, Der Goldene Brunnen 1961. kl.-4° (25,8 x 18,8 cm). XXIV Bll. mit 24 ganzseitigen, handkolorierten Holzschnitten von Kredel und mit kalligraphischen Gedichten umrahmt und 33 (7) S. Text Orig.-Halbpergament mit Orig.-Pappschuber.. Erste Ausgabe.- Salter, 1.301.1; Tiessen II,140;.- Eines von 150 nummerierten und von Salter und Kredel signierten Exemplaren.- Gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 4,50 EUR Illustrierte Bücher, Buchwesen, Bibliophilie; Signed; Signiert

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Eckert & Kaun]
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        A LOS TOREROS AVEC PICASSO - WITH FOUR ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS

      (PICASSO, PABLO). Sabartes, Jaime. A LOS TOREROS AVEC PICASSO - WITH FOUR ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS. Monte Carlo, MONACO: Andre Sauret, Editeur, 1961. First French Edition. Oblong 4to. Cloth in Illustrated Jacket. Artist Monograph. Near Fine/Near Fine. 154pp, 103 b&w and color illustrations. Text in French. This lovely monograph is devoted to facsimile reproductions of Bullfighting imagery executed as drawings and gouaches by Pablo Picasso during 1959 and 1960. It features one color and three black and white lithographs created especially for this publication by the artist under the direction of master printers Mourlot Freres. A bright, most handsome complete and intact example of the 1961 Andre Sauret, Editeur first edition (entry number one hundred and thirteen in Sebastian Goeppert, Herma Goeppert-Frank and Patrick Cramer's "Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books - Catalogue Raisonné) showing a tiny crimp through the upper foredge tip in a dust jacket from the English language edition. It has been priced accordingly. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 024992

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Eisenhower Signed Photograph accepting a Bible autographed by Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie

      n.p., n.d.. 10" x 8". "Photograph Signed ""Dwight D. Eisenhower."" Black and white, 10"" x 8"". Accompanied by an unsigned 9"" x 7"" black and white photo. Fine condition.On August 22, 1961, at his Gettysburg farm, former President Eisenhower was presented with an ornately bound Bible autographed by Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie. It is a translation of the Bible from Greek and Latin into Ethiopian. The presentation was made by Bernhanou Dinke, Ethiopian Ambassador to the United States. Accompanying the Ambassador was his 14-year-od daughter, Thedela, also in the photograph. An unsigned informal photograph picturing Eisenhower and Dinke is also present."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Catch 22

      Simon and Schuster, 1961. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Simon and Schuster, New York 1961. First Edition / First Printing. Stated First Printing, no additional printings. Blue cloth boards. First Issue jacket priced at $5.95. Rare First Edition. Signed by Joseph Heller on a tipped in page after the front endpaper. The Signature is Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Fine, clean boards and pages, tight spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, shelf wear, light spots, short tears. Tape at the reverse of the jacket, stain at the rear panel. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        PICASSO: TOREROS - WITH FOUR ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS

      (PICASSO, PABLO). Sabartes, Jaime. PICASSO: TOREROS - WITH FOUR ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS. New York & Monte Carlo, MONACO: George Braziller Inc. & Andre Sauret, 1961. First American Edition. Oblong 4to. Cloth in Illustrated Jacket. Artist Monograph. Fine/Fine. 154pp, 103 b&w and color illustrations. Text in English. This lovely monograph is devoted to facsimile reproductions of Bullfighting imagery executed as drawings and gouaches by Pablo Picasso during 1959 and 1960. It features one color and three black and white lithographs created especially for this publication by the artist under the direction of master printers Mourlot Freres. A bright, most handsome complete example (entry number one hundred and thirteen in Sebastian Goeppert, Herma Goeppert-Frank and Patrick Cramer's "Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books - Catalogue Raisonné) of this elegant undertaking. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. LC 61-16860 Inventory Number: 025052

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Préférences

      Edition in the partly original of the current paper.autograph dedication of the author autograph signed and dated Gracq Professor Georges Blin ". ... With the cordial memory of his faithful and attentive reader"Nice copy. José Corti Paris 1961 12x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Vol 2 No 4 (April 1961) - Radio Control Models & Electronics (Magazine)

      Model Aeronautical Press, 1961. Magazine. Used; Good. Magazine; English language; 8vo - over 7.75" - 9.75" tall; good condition; this was a UK publication. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Thunderball

      Jonathan Cape, London 1961 - Publisher's black cloth with embossed skeleton hand design to upper board, gilt titles to spine. Binding is tight and square, corners are sharp, bright lettering to spine. Top edge a little dusty. In original, bright dustjacket, unclipped with 15s original price. With only a hint of wear to edges of dustjacket. A collectible copy in very fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Concept Books]
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