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        The Spinoza of Market Street.

      New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1961 - Octavo. Original green cloth backed purple boards, titles to spine in gold and black, black top-stain. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the price-clipped and lightly toned jacket. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "Good wishes, I. B. Singer". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Ladder and The Tree.

      Privately Printed. Marlborough College Press 1961 - First edition. SIGNED by Golding in full on half-title. With printed addressed postcard inserted, "From Sir William Golding, Faber & Faber Ltd., 3 Queen Square." The Faber and Faber with address has been crossed out by Golding and a house name written on top in his own hand. Written on the card is "Signature herewith - Yours WG". Wood-block frontis in b/w by J. Pritchard. Staples not rusted, a remarkably fine copy of a very scarce pamphlet. This work was first printed in "The Listener". One of the scarcest of Golding's works. Unusual to find a signed copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Addyman Books]
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        Mural., Farbige Lithographie.

      1961 - Unten im Darstellungsrand signiert und nummeriert "68/90". Auf festem Velin. Maeght 229. Druck in Schwarz, Blau und Rot. - Zu Beginn der 60er Jahre entstehen mehrere graphische Arbeiten mit dem Titel Mural (Wandbild). 1956 verlegte Miró seinen festen Wohnsitz nach Cala Major, einem Verwaltungsbezirk von Palma de Mallorca. Das Wohnhaus Son Abrines war von Mirós Schwager, dem Architekten Enrique Juncosa Iglesias (1902–1975), entworfen und gebaut worden. Zusammen mit Artigas hatte er zuvor zwei großflächige Wandreliefs (Mond- und Sonnenmauer) für das UNESCO-Gebäude in Paris gefertigt, für die beide Künstler mit dem Internationalen Guggenheim Award des Jahres 1958 ausgezeichnet wurden. - Farbfrisches Exemplar. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2100

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Thunderball

      London: Jonathan Cape , 1961 An original copy and dust jacket with the original price of 15s. net present on front and back flap.

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        Desiderii Erasmi Roterodami Opera Omnia emendatiora et auctiora, ad optimas editiones, praecipue quas ipse Erasmus postremo curavit, summa fide exacta, doctorumque virorum notis illustrata. Recognovit Joannes Clericus. Tomus I-X. - Tomus I: In decem tomos distincta, quorum primo, in hac editione, praefixa sunt elogia et epitaphia Erasmi, a viris doctis conscripta, nec conjunctim unquam antea sic edita, cum indicibus totius operis copiosissimis. - Tomus II: Tomus secundus, complectens adagia. - Tomus III/1 & III/2: Qui complectitur epistolas, pluribus, quam 425, ab Erasmo, aut ad Erasmum scriptis auctiores, ordine temporum nunc primum dispositas, multo quam unquam antea emendatiores, et praestantium aliquot virorum, ad quos scriptae sunt ima

      Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung 1961-1962. - Ausgeschiedene Bibliotheksexemplare (ex-library copies) mit Rückensignaturen, Inventarnummern und Stempeln auf den Schnitten und Titelblättern sowie wenigen Seiten. - Einbände etwas berieben und teils leicht fleckig. Buchrücken ausgeblichen und bei wenigen Bänden mit kleineren Knickspuren. - Bei Band 1 Innenfalz zwischen Titelblättern aufgeplatzt. - Innen insgesamt sauberes und gut erhaltenes Exemplar. - Bindings slightly rubbed and partly a little bit stained. Spines faded and partly a bit creased. - Volume 1 hinge between the titlepages slightly split. - Good and clean copy. Sprache: la Gewicht in Gramm: 30355 2° (35 - 45 cm). Orig.-Leinenbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln auf blauen Rückenschildern (Cloth with gilt design). [Hardcover / fest gebunden]. 10 Bände in insgesamt 11 Bänden / 10 Volumes in 11 Volumes (vollständig, bis auf den sehr viel später erschienenen Supplementband). Unveränderter reprographischer Nachdruck (Reprint) der Ausgabe Leiden 1706. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Kretzer]
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        Desiderii Erasmi Roterodami Opera Omnia emendatiora et auctiora, ad optimas editiones, praecipue quas ipse Erasmus postremo curavit, summa fide exacta, doctorumque virorum notis illustrata. Recognovit Joannes Clericus. Tomus I-X. - Tomus I: In decem tomos distincta, quorum primo, in hac editione, praefixa sunt elogia et epitaphia Erasmi, a viris doctis conscripta, nec conjunctim unquam antea sic edita, cum indicibus totius operis copiosissimis. - Tomus II: Tomus secundus, complectens adagia. - Tomus III/1 & III/2: Qui complectitur epistolas, pluribus, quam 425, ab Erasmo, aut ad Erasmum scriptis auctiores, ordine temporum nunc primum dispositas, multo quam unquam antea emendatiores, et praestantium aliquot virorum, ad quos scriptae sunt imaginibus ornatae. Accesserunt accuratiores Indices. - Tomus IV: Quae ad morum institutionem pertinent, quorum catalogum versa pagina docet. - Tomus V: Qui continet quae ad pietatem instituunt, quorum elenchum versa pagina exhibet. - Tomus VI: Novum Testamentum. Cui, in hac editione, subjectae sunt singulis paginis adnotationes. - Tomus VII: Paraphrases in N. Testamentum. In qua accessere summaria singulorum capitum, verso vulgata margini adjecta, versumque numeri adnotati. - Tomus VIII: Qui complectitur versa e patribus graecis. Ad quae accesserunt, in hac editione, oratio de pace & discordia, oratio funebris in obitum Bertae de Heyen, variaque carmina, omnia antehac inedita. Item Fr. Robortelli adnotationes in quaedam Apophthegmata ab Erasmo versa, ut & Joannis Heroldi declamatio pro Erasmo. - Tomus IX: Qui Apologiarum partem primam complectitur. - Tomus X: Qui Apologiarum Erasmi partem secundam complectitur. - Reprint.

      Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung 1961-1962.. 10 Bände in insgesamt 11 Bänden / 10 Volumes in 11 Volumes (vollständig, bis auf den sehr viel später erschienenen Supplementband). Unveränderter reprographischer Nachdruck (Reprint) der Ausgabe Leiden 1706. 2° (35 - 45 cm). Orig.-Leinenbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln auf blauen Rückenschildern (Cloth with gilt design). [Hardcover / fest gebunden].. Ausgeschiedene Bibliotheksexemplare (ex-library copies) mit Rückensignaturen, Inventarnummern und Stempeln auf den Schnitten und Titelblättern sowie wenigen Seiten. - Einbände etwas berieben und teils leicht fleckig. Buchrücken ausgeblichen und bei wenigen Bänden mit kleineren Knickspuren. - Bei Band 1 Innenfalz zwischen Titelblättern aufgeplatzt. - Innen insgesamt sauberes und gut erhaltenes Exemplar. - Bindings slightly rubbed and partly a little bit stained. Spines faded and partly a bit creased. - Volume 1 hinge between the titlepages slightly split. - Good and clean copy.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Kretzer - www.bibliotheca-th]
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        Catch-22

      New York: Simon & Schuster. 1961. First. First edition. Drink rings on the front board, else about near fine in a good plus dustwrapper with a few moderate chips. Author's first novel, whose satiric anti-war attitude set the tone for the 1960s, and whose title quickly became part of the language. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Chinese Nail Murders. Judge Dee's Last Three Cases. A Chinese detective story suggested by original ancient Chinese plots. With eight illustrations drawn by the author in Chinese style.

      London: Michael Joseph, 1961 - Octavo. Original orange cloth, titles to spine gilt, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown also slightly affecting front flap of jacket. Spine slightly rolled, small bump to edge of upper board. An excellent copy in the very lightly rubbed jacket. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the half title, "For Anthony Boucher, with the author's best regards! Robert van Gulik. Kuala Lumpur, July 1961". Boucher (1911–1968) was a prominent science fiction author and editor who reviewed genre fiction for the San Francisco Chronicle and New York Times and was a founding editor of The Magazine of Science Fiction and Fantasy. In addition to writing numerous highly regarded mystery stories, he was also the first English translator of Jorge Luis Borges. An excellent association. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Mexican Indian Paper. Its History and Survival.

      Mexico City, Rafael Loera y Chavez 1961 - Translated from the Spanish by H. Murray Campbell. How the natives of Mexico made paper, used it in their religion and culture. Illustrated in both color and b/w. Bound in illustrated cloth, with a leather spine. There are eleven tipped-in specimens of paper. One of the Deluxe copies, housed in a slipcase. In very fine condition. Weight is 5 ¼ lbs. Postage may be extra. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        The Oxford English Dictionary. Being a Corrected Re-issue with an Introduction, Supplement, and Bibliography of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles

      London: Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1961 - 17 volumes, 4to., blue cloth lettered in gilt; dust jackets printed in black; lightly soiled. The 1961 "corrected re-issue" of the first edition, with supplements. (Shop purchase only; cannot be shipped.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Mexican Indian Paper. Its History and Survival.

      Mexico City: Rafael Loera y Chavez 1961 - Translated from the Spanish by H. Murray Campbell. How the natives of Mexico made paper, used it in their religion and culture. Illustrated in both color and b/w. There are nine tipped-in specimens of paper; examples 1 and 3 were never pasted in to this copy. Black leather spine, color-designed printed cloth over boards. Tan paper dust jacket, the spine of which shows light wear, and a small repair. An otherwise fine copy. Weight is 5 lbs. Postage may be extra. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        [Programs for Events at Held at Yoko Ono's Chambers Street Apartment]: Poetry, Music & Theatre Works Jackson Mac Low Two Performance

      New York. 1961. Mimeographed typescript sheet. Quarto. Overall very good with old folds and some rubbing. A program featuring Jackson Mac Low's performance as part of the historic concerts and performance series organized by La Monte Young and held at Yoko Ono's Chamber Street apartment that featured many of the top artists of New York avant-garde scene including John Cage, Dick Higgins, Walter DeMaria, Terry Riley, Robert Morris, Toshi Ichiyanagi, Jim Dine, and Ono. The series closely paralleled the European shows being produced by George Maciunas of his newly developing Fluxus movement, which itself was inspired the Dadaist. The Chambers Street shows led Maciunast to invite Ono to join his fledgling group and helped coalesce the various artists that would become the core members of Fluxus. This program focus on Mac Low's two-night performance of his poetry, music and theater works held on Saturday April 8 and Sunday April 9, 1961. The 20-part performance features works written by Mac Low between January 1955 and March 1961 and with performance contributions from Young, Ichiyanagi, Diane Wakoski, Simone Morris, Joseph Byrd, Robert Dunn, Shimon Tamari, C.V.J. Anderson, Spencer Holst, Joan and Robert Kelly, Iris Lezak, and John Perreault. A wonderful piece of ephemera from this concert series that contributed to the emergence of the Fluxus movement. .

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        Solaris

      Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej,, 1961. Octavo. Original buff wrappers printed in orange and black. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the lightly frayed dust jacket with a single very small chip. First Edition, First Printing. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Soft Machine

      Paris: Olympia Press 1961, 1st Edition. () 181,(1). Very good in very good dust jacket. Small Octavo. Green wrappers with black and white lettering and decoration. Price stamp on back (NF 18). Very small stain on edge of text block. Text block slightly detached from wrapper at back of spine. In dust jacket, not price clipped. Slightly worn with minor chipping on edges and small stain on spine. A story by the author of the Naked Lunch which uses innovative story arrangement collaging to create "inhumane scenes of beauty"..

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        The Constitution of Liberty

      The University of Chicago Press, USA 1961 - Signed 570 pages. Upon front free endpaper is hand-written in ink "To A. Fredborg with all the best wishes. Berlin, 9 September 1982 F.A. Hayek." A National Review Panel ranked this work as the ninth best non-fiction book of the twentieth century. "A positive statement of the principles of society that in scope and breadth is more like a new Wealth of Nations. A thorough exposition of a social philosophy which ranges from ethics and anthropology through jurisprudence and the history of ideas to the economics of the modern welfare state." - from dust jacket. Arvid Fredborg was a Swedish journalist and author of "Behind The Steel Wall", a work which provided an 'insider's' view of events in Germany, and the progress of the war from 1941-43. Moderate wear to clean and unmarked book. Binding sound. Dust jacket bears short closed openings, chipping to top of spine and lacks a 1.5" piece from top of front panel. Now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. Dust jacket states 4th printing while copyright page indicates 3rd printing. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction, IOBA]
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        FRANNY AND ZOOEY

      NY: Little, Brown, (1961) - First Edition of the now legendary late author's enormously popular third book. A very presentable Near Fine copy in clean, quite Near Fine dust jacket with moderate use and a couple short closed tears to spine extremities. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mystery Pier Books, Inc.,ABAA, ILAB, ABA]
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        Graffiti de Brassia textes et photos de Brassai et deux conversations avec Picasso

      Paris: Les Éditions Du Temps (1960) 1961 - 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. 1 Kg. 43 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        [cover title]: The Colorful World of Babar The Little Elephant / Le Monde Pittoresque De Babar Le Petit Elephant

      San Francisco: Determined Productions. 1961. First. First edition. Large folio (approximately 14" x 20"). Horizontal canvas tape bound with printed stiff card covers. First (title) leaf detached, with tiny tears and a small stain at the extremities, a bit of foxing on the covers, else a near fine copy of this coloring book with captions in both English and French. Exceptionally scarce. OCLC locates no copies. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        L'Ouragan de feu. Une histoire du journal Tintin

      Les Éditions du Lombard, Bruxelles 1961 - 64 pages. 1ère édition belge. "Collection du Lombard". Size: In-4 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Bonheur d'occasion (LILA/ILAB)]
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        The Centurions (First UK edition-first impression)

      Hutchinson, 1961. First UK edition-first impression. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. VGC.Hutchinson,1961.First UK edition-first impression.Translated from the French by Xan Fielding.Red hardback(gilt lettering to the spine, small nick on the edges of the cover and spine) with protected Dj(number written on the edges of the front Dj cover, numbers written on the back Dj cover, very small tear ,small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Nice and clean pages with a couple of ink marks and light shelf wear on the outer edges,a couple of small creases on the edges of the pages. The book is in VGC except for the written numbers on the Dj cover.Price clipped.487pp including Author's note.A collectable and scarce first edition but with the Dj cover.

      [Bookseller: Alpha 2 Omega Books]
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        Weegee: An Autobiography.

      Ziff-Davis 1961 - First edition of the famed photographer's autobiography. Octavo. Inscribed by the author, "To Frances Colley Weegee". Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light shelfwear. The acclaimed street photographer of Naked Hollywood and Naked City is known for his documentation of the lurid undersides of stardom and commerce in mid-century Los Angeles. His use of distortion through trick lenses and multiple exposures is part of the Weegee-trademark, but it is also an artful glimpse into Weegee's perception of the underlying themes of Hollywood profiling. Ultimately, Weegee's work can be seen as a noirish glance into the urban life of the early Twentieth Century, while his autobiography is an insight into the behind that glance [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Dirk Alvermann: Keine Experimente - Bilder zum Grundgesetz

      Eulenspiegel Verlag, Berlin 1961 - First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Photographically illustrated, laminated paper-covered boards; no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Dirk Alvermann. Unpaginated, with black-and-white gravure plates throughout. 8 x 5-5/8 inches. CONDITION: Near Fine (moderate surface wear and soiling, some delamination at the hinges, crown and heel of spine slightly bumped; former owner's name stamped on inside covers and on half-title page, else a fine copy). An exploration of post-WW2 East German society and culture, with an emphasis on military subjects. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Vincent Borrelli, Bookseller]
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        A House for Mr. Biswas

      London: Andre Deutsch,, 1961. Octavo. Original red boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Gift inscription to front pastedown. some minor browning to the contents, small patch of fading at the top of the spine but a very nice copy in the little frayed and lightly sunned dust jacket with a couple of very small chips at two corners. First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page. Widely regarded ad Naipaul's greatest work signed copies of the first impression are very seldom found.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        DICCIONARIO BIO-BIBLIOGRAFICO DE LA COMPAÑIA DE JESUS EN MEXICO

      EDITORIAL JUS, MEXICO 1961 - DICCIONARIO BIO-BIBLIOGRAFICO DE LA COMPAÑIA DE JESUS EN MEXICO POR P. FRANCISCO ZAMBRANO, S. J. 12 VOLUMENES. EL VOLUMEN IV SON COPIAS FOTOSTATICAS SIN ENCUADERNAR EDITORIAL JUS 1961/1973 . SIGLO XVI (1566) AL SIGLO XVII (1699). LA VOCACION A LA VIDA RELIGIOSA Y A LA VIDA SACERDOTAL ES SIEMPRE UN LLAMAMIENTO DIVINO EN QUE INTERVIENE DIRECTAMENTE LA DIVINA GRACIA. RECORDAR A LOS QUE HAN TRABAJADO EN ESTA PROVINCIA LLAMADA PRIMERO DE NUEVA ESPAÑA, Y AHORA DE MEXICO, ES EL OBJETO DE ESTE DICCIONARIO. TEXTO EN ESPAÑOL [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Death of Tragedy

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf,, 1961. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine gilt, initials to upper board in blind. With the dust jacket. Bookplate. An excellent copy in the jacket that is rubbed and creased, with some short closed tears and a little abrasion to the upper panel. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Charles and Pamela Snow, in gratitude and admiration, George Steiner (March 16, 1961)". The recipients were the novelist and physicist C. P. Snow and his wife. Snow once described the literary critic Steiner as "a latter-day Edmund Wilson, at least as gifted and much more learned… His own existence is a cultural phenomenon in which we can take a decent pride".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Comment C'est

      (Paris): Les Editions de Minuit. (1961). First. First edition. Text in French. Fine in wrappers and fine unprinted tissue overjacket as issued. Of a total edition of 3000 copies, this is copy number C 3 of 100 numbered copies printed on Alfa Mousse Navarre paper reserved "au Club de L'Edition" and Signed by the author. A beautiful copy. Federman 268. .

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        Les Merveilleux Nuages - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Paris: René Julliard. Near Fine. 1961. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Softcover. A beautiful true First Edition limited to 250 copies (of a total of 440) printed on Alfa Mousse des Papeteries Navarre, this one (being number 329) SIGNED after publication by the author Françoise Sagan directly on the half-title page. Very Near Fine condition in original wraps; Sagan's fifth novel, the powerful story of a strange marriage and a far stranger love .

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        Comment C'est

      Les Editions de Minuit, (Paris) 1961 - First edition. Text in French. Fine in wrappers and fine unprinted tissue overjacket as issued. Of a total edition of 3000 copies, this is copy number C 3 of 100 numbered copies printed on Alfa Mousse Navarre paper reserved "au Club de L'Edition" and Signed by the author. A beautiful copy. *Federman* 268. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Comment c’est

      Les Editions de Minuit, Paris, 1961 - Backstrip and edges of wrappers just a little darkened, otherwise a very nice copy. An intriguing association copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title: "for Goddard & Brigitta Lieberson from their friend Sam Beckett Paris February 1961". Goddard Lieberson was president of Columbia Records and his second wife, Vera Zorina (Eva Brigitta Hartwig), was a ballerina and film actress and had been previously married to George Balanchine [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bertram Rota Ltd]
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        The Outside #1-5 (four issues): The Complete Run

      New Orleans & Tucson:: Loujon Press,, 1961-1969. . Fall 1961-Winter 1968/69. All four are in Very Good Plus condition. Volumes 1,2, & 3 are in wraps; Volume 4 is in stiff wraps with a touch of soiling to the cover. Volume 1 contains the separate prospectus for that volume. Includes works by Bukowski, Ginsberg, Orlovsky, Burroughs, Bremser, Corso, Ferlinghetti, Snyder, Miller, di Prima, Kerouac, Patchen, Micheline, Levertov, Wantling, Cocteau, and many, many others..

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        The Winter of Our Discontent.

      NY, Viking, 1961 - NY, Viking, 1961, first edition, dust jacket. Hardcover. One of 500 copies specially bound by the publisher for friends of the author and the publisher, includes the outer clear plastic dust jacket with just the words "Limited Edition" printed in red over the "regular" dust jacket which is illustrated by Elmer Hader, the same artist who illustrated Steinbeck'sThe Long Valley and The Grapes of Wrath, this is a major Author Presentation Copy of the first order, Inscribed to his own publisher, Harold Kleinert Guinzburg, co-founder of The Viking Press ("For H. K. G./with ks/from/John Steinbeck"), this tale of morality was his last novel and is generally credited as having won him the Nobel Prize for Literature, Goldstone & Payne A38a, Morrow 251. Fine . [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James M. Dourgarian, Bookman ABAA]
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        Catch 22

      Simon and Schuster 1961 - First Edition, First Printing SIGNED Joseph Heller. A spectacular dustjacket that is vibrant in color with a hint of wear to the spine ends. This original FIRST ISSUE DUSTJACKET has the $5.95 price present with no chips or pieces missing. The book is in excellent shape. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with slight wear to the panels. The pages are exceptionally clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a beautiful copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED by the author. We buy Joseph Heller First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        CATCH-22

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1961 - Author's uncommon and influential first book, basis for the popular film starring, among others, Martin Sheen, Bob Newhart, Anthony Perkins, and Art Garfunkel. The white lettering on the spine is still sharp and the blue of the cloth is just a tad faded. An owner's name is on the upper right corner of the front free endpaper. The dustwrapper has a minuscule closed tear at the top of the front panel just touching the blue portion which retains a strong and even color, as does the spine. Near Fine in a close to Fine dustwrapper with a small scuff mark on the front. Lovely copy [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        The Sirens of Titan.

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1961 - First edition of the author's second novel and his scarcest by a margin. Octavo, original cloth. Very good in a very good dust jacket with some wear to the crown and some soiling to the back panel. Signed by the author with a self-caricature. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. 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 Titan in 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." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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

      New York: Simon and Schuster,, 1961. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine in white, top edge dyed red. With the dust jacket. Bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown. Cloth a little faded and dulled at extremities, top-stain faded. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and toned jacket with a few miniscule nicks and a tiny closed tear on the upper fold. First edition, first printing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Catch-22 a Novel

      Simon And Schuster, New York 1961 - A bona fide 20th century classic. Original dj with $5.95 price is frayed at edges and a bit toned around extremities. In photo of Heller on rear panel he is wearing a striped sportcoat, not a leather jacket. Fore-edge untrimmed, top edge stained pink. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chicago Rare Book Center]
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        THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE

      London: Macmillan, (1961) - True (U.K.) First Edition. Fine in like dust jacket, albeit a trace of very mild soil to rear panel. Title lists as #76 on the Modern Library 100 Best Books of the 20th Century. Basis for the enormously successful 1969 film starring Maggie Smith (in her Academy Award-winning role) and Pamela Franklin (Academy Award nominee, Best supporting Actress). Copy is signed and dated by Pamela Franklin on 11-6-68 and is additionally signed and dated by the film's legendary director, the late, internationally acclaimed Ronald Neame. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mystery Pier Books, Inc.,ABAA, ILAB, ABA]
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        Catch-22

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1961 - First edition. Drink rings on the front board, else about near fine in a good plus dustwrapper with a few moderate chips. Author's first novel, whose satiric anti-war attitude set the tone for the 1960s, and whose title quickly became part of the language. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Where the Red Fern Grows

      Doubleday 1961 - First Edition, First Printing with "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. A magnificent dustjacket that is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. This original First Issue dustjacket with description of author on back panel and has the $3.95 present on the front flap with only a hint of wear to the edges. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with slight wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy seldom seen in this nice condition. We buy Rawls First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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