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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]

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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]

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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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        A House For Mr. Biswas.

      Andre Deutsch, London 1961 - First edition of the author's magnum opus. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Some foxing to the page edges, a very good copy in the dust jacket that shows some chips to the crown and foot of the spine. "For sheer abundance of talent there can hardly be a writer alive who surpasses V.S. Naipaul. Whatever we may want in a novelist is to be found in his books: an almost Conradian gift for tensing a story, a serious involvement with human issues, a supple English prose, a hard-edged wit, a personal vision of things.[He is] the world's writer, a master of language and perception" (The New York Times Book Review). Listed on both Modern Library and Time's 100 great novels of the twentieth century. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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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 free endpaper. Spine rolled, lightly rubbed at extremities, light spotting to top edge. An excellent copy in the price-clipped, rubbed and creased jacket with some marks and short closed tears. First edition, first impression.

      [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. .

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

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

      Loujon Press 1961-1969, New Orleans & Tucson - 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. Catalog Zest

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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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        The journals of Captain James Cook on his voyages of discovery (2 Bde.). Bd. I: The voyage of the Endeavour 1768-1771; Bd. II: The voyage of the Resolution and Adventure 1772-1775 .

      Cambridge, Hakluyt Society at the Universtity Press, 1955-1961 - Gr.8°, Fronti., CCLXXXIV, 684 S. u. CLXX, 1021 S., 45 u. 82 Abb. u. Pläne (compl.)., OLwd., goldgepr., m. OU., Seiten teilw. unbeschnitten., OU min. gebräunt, m. kl. Randläsionen u. min. fleckig, Bd. II: Kopfschnitt m. 2 cm fleck; Bücher sonst tadell. (= Hakluyt Society, Extra Series, XXXIV u. XXXV). Die ersten beiden Bände der 4bändigen Ausgabe. James Cook (1728- 1779 in der Bucht von Kealakekua auf Hawai i), britischer Seefahrer und Entdecker. Berühmt wurde er durch drei Fahrten in den Pazifischen Ozean, auf denen er zahlreiche Inseln entdeckte sowie weitere Inseln vermaß und kartografierte. Text engl. 5600 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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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

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1961 - Light blue cloth, faded on spine. Slight wear to panels. Small spot on top stain. No marks or inscriptions. Signed by the author on a laid-in paper slip. In a very good/near fine unclipped ($5.95 price) dust jacket with small tears, light chipping and minor tape repairs to the reverse. DJ is bright with vibrant colors. A very attractive copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Concept Books]
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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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        The Winter of Our Discontent.

      n.p. (NY), The Viking Press, 1961 - n.p. (NY), The Viking Press, 1961, first edition, wrappers. Softcover. Advance copy, a spiral-bound uncorrected galley proof, printed on rectos only, a very scarce state of the book made all the more rare in that it is an Author Presentation Copy, being Inscribed by Steinbeck to the best man at his second wedding, Howard O. Hunter, who was the Works Progress Administration (WPA) commissioner in the early 1940s in the FDR administration, Steinbeck inscribed the front cover as follows: "For Edna and/Howard Hunter/with the deepest/affection/John Steinbeck," he amended his inscription a little lower on the front cover by noting "Please remember/that it is uncorrected," the proof has one preliminary after which the novel begins, thus it lacks the published version's half titles, title and copyright pages, a list of other books by the author, the dedication page and a page stating that people and places within the book are fictional, although the Nobel Prize for Literature is awarded for the body of an author's work and not a specific book, it is generally believed that Steinbeck won the 1962 Nobel Prize for Literature because of this morality story, laid in loosely is a brief typed signed letter from a relative of Edna Hunter, Ellen Leonard, which provides some provenance, it states "The Winter of Our Discontent an uncorrected galley was given to me by my great aunt Edna Hunter. She was married to Howard O. Hunter who was deputy administrator to the WPA during the FDR administration in the early 1940's," this advanced state is not recorded by Goldstone & Payne or Morrow, now housed in a beautiful clamshell case with leather spine. Very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: James M. Dourgarian, Bookman 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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        TWILIGHT WORLD.

      New York: A Torquil Book Distributed by Dodd, Mead & Company, [1961] - Octavo, boards. First edition, trade issue with dust jacket priced "$2.95." The dedication copy with signed inscription by Anderson to John W. Campbell "who started it all." Fix-up novel comprising "Tomorrow's Children" and "Logic," with a new final section. "Tomorrow's Children" (co- authored by F. N. Waldrop) was Anderson's first published SF story. It was accepted for publication by Campbell and appeared in the March 1947 issue of ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION. "Logic" was published in the July 1947 issue of ASTOUNDING. "Dour adventure in a world of genetic mutations caused by an all-out nuclear war. In its early form this was one of the first sf stories to deal with this theme." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 390. The final section of the story, however, is upbeat, Earth's mutants, now Homo superior, have colonized most of the Solar System and have begun a project to terraform the blasted, ruined Earth. A fine copy in bright, near fine dust jacket with light rubbing at spine ends. One of Anderson's scarcest U.S. hardcover books and very elusive in superior condition. A superb association copy. (#103506) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        JOHN DOYLE LEE: ZEALOT - PIONEER BUILDER - SCAPEGOAT.

      Glendale: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1961. - First edition. 8vo. First limited edition of 209 copies. This copy was released one year prior to the red cloth trade edition. The correct first edition issued in only a miniscule printing of 209 copies, of which none were offered for sale. Copies were given to descendants of John D. Lee as well as to friends of the publisher and author. Blue cloth, blue foil stamping on spine and rules, top edge stained blue, 404 pp., frontis. [portrait of John Doyle Lee], introduction, illustrated, plates, portraits, bibliographical note, index. AHC 35 says, "This biography received an award of merit from the Association for State and Local History upon publication. Lee was the only man convicted of perpetrating the Mountain Meadows Massacre. His detailed diaries of his life in southern Utah, before and after the massacre, were edited by Brooks and published by the Huntington Library. The diary for the period of the massacre has never been released by the L.D.S. archives." Brooks was a niece of LeRoy Hafen, and an extremely competent scholar, friend of Dale Morgan, and indefatigable searcher of the truth. She faced considerable criticism within the Mormon Church, of which she remained a devout member, as a result of her scholarly writings. Juanita Brooks grew up in southern Utah and learned of the infamous massacre of 1857 through vague rumors and whispered stories. She was determined to learn the truth about the Mountain Meadows Massacre and eventually published her masterpiece, THE MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE in 1950. This led to a lifelong interest in John D. Lee, and her two subsequent major publications: the massive two volume DIARIES OF JOHN D. LEE, published in 1955 by the Huntington Library, and this full length biography of Lee, first published in 1961. Former owner's bookplate on front free fly leaf, and inked name and address on front pastedown sheet, lightly rubbed along edges and corners, else near fine copy in a custom made cloth slipcase with leather label on spine. Very scarce edition of this important work. AHC 35. SIX GUNS 286. MATTES 305. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Pull My Daisy: Text by Jack Kerouac for the Film by Robert Frank and Alfred Leslie [with] Broadside for the U.S. Premiere of the film

      Grove Press, New York 1961 - First edition. Paperback original. With stills from the film by Robert Frank and Alfred Leslie. Wrappers a trifle soiled and rubbed, and a tiny stain on the foredge, else near fine. [With] Small broadside or handbill for the premiere of the film: "The New Yorker Theater . Beginning April 7 U.S. Premiere of Pull My Daisy." 8.5" x 11". Old folds, else near fine. A scarce ephemeral piece for the experimental film. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        OBRAS ( 7 VOLS ): 1. Cinco semanas en globo - Viaje al centro de la Tierra - Los ingleses en el Polo Norte - El desierto de hielo - Los hijos del Capitan Grant en America del Sur - Los hijos del Capitan Grant en Australia - Los hijos del Capitan Grant en el Pacifico - De la Tierra a la Luna - Viaje alrededor de la Luna. 2. Veinte mil leguas de viaje submarino - La isla misteriosa - Una ciudad flotante - Aventuras de tres rusos y tres ingleses en el Africa Austral - La vuelta al mundo en ochenta dias - El maestro Zacarias - Martin Paz - Una invernada entre los hielos - Las Indias negras. 3. Miguel Strogoff - El pais de las pieles - Hector Servadac - Un descubrimiento prodigioso - El Chancellor - Las tribulaciones de un chino en la China - Do

      Plaza & Janes - Codigo: 124229. Tema: Obras Completas Novela Aventuras. Editorial: Plaza & Janes Los Clasicos del Siglo XiX en 1961-1979. Pags:13.770 paginas en papel biblia los 7 tomos. NUEVA ENCUADERNACION ARTESANAL TOTALMENTE HECHA A MANO ESTILO CLASICO EN PLENA PIEL DE BORREGO VERDE, NERVIOS Y TEJUELOS ROJOS, DORADOS EN EL LOMO, TAPAS DECORADAS CON DORADOS, TRES CORTES TINTADOS Y CINTA DE LECTURA. (17,50 X 12). Estado:Perfecto. Idioma:(Libros en Español). Esta obra forma parte de la COLECCIÓN GIBBON VIAJES Y AVENTURAS ENCUADERNADOS EN FORMATOS CLASICOS. VER IMAGEN EN LA SECCION PLENA PIEL DE NUESTRA WEB - Si desea más información sobre esta colección pidala a nuestra librería ( No incluido en ofertas ) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A BURNT OUT CASE

      William Heinemann, London 1961 - Greene, Graham. A BURNT OUT CASE. London: Heinemann, 1961. 8vo. [6], 238 pp., Gray cloth. A fine example in like price clipped dustwrapper. Compliments card from Queenswood House Limited laid in. First Edition in the English language having previously been published in Swedish. Greene was off to the Belgian Congo in January 1959 with this novel already in mind but found putting it to paper most difficult. In the end, the finished work is considered one of his finest. Excellent copy [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        HIROSHIMA - NAGASAKI DOCUMENT 1961

      The Japan Council Against the A and H Bombs, Tokyo 1961 - np + 54pp, profusely illustrated in duotone. Text in English. Designed by Kohei Sugiura. In protective clear acetate dustwrappers. This is Ken Domon and Shomei Tomatsu's remarkable book of photographs reflecting the aftermath of the atomic bombs the US dropped on The Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki to hasten the end World War II. In addition to the gripping hardbound volume of images, it contains a second English language publication in wrappers reprinting scholarly articles by Kiyoshi Sakuma, Nobuo Kusano, Toshio Hata on the radiation and its effects. A serviceable example only of this remarkable Post-War Japanese photographic book lacking the publisher's slipcase, and whose primary volume's off-white exterior is browned along the spine, moderately soiled, and exhibits notable insect damage to the ink of its decorative design of concentric circles. Internally it is bright and sound, with the textblock lightly browned along the edges and pulling ever so slightly at the signatures. The paper text volume shows some overall wear, light browning and soiling to the covers and edges, cracking along the spine, and a small closed tear to the foredge corner of the front cover. 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        The Lagoon and other stories

      Caxton Press, Christchuch 1961 - Dust wrapper is price-clipped. Some light marks to rear panel of dust wrapper. A 3/4" tear to margin of dust wrapper. Small <1/4" chip at one corner of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; 123 pages. Originally published in 1951, this was Janet Frame's first published book. This copy is the second edition, published ten years later in 1961. This copy of the book has been inscribed and signed by the author on the front endpaper. The inscription reads: "All good wishes from Janet Frame / Levin, 1985". Signed copies of Janet Frame's books are fairly uncommon. ; 12mo; Signed by Author [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Renaissance Books]
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        Catch-22

      Simon and Schuster, New York 1961 - Stated First Printing, in first state Paul Bacon designed dust jacket, light blue cloth-covered boards, stamped in white on the back-strip; top edge stained orange, as called for, 443pp. Book in near fine to fine condition, with a small light stain to book edge; in a very good, price-clipped dust jacket with minor wear and loss to the jacket edges, with a few short, closed tears. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Idler Fine Books]
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