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        Cento favole

      Guanda, 1961. Rilegato tela (cloth) Traduzione di Nerina Martini Bernardi. 6 litografie originali in nero di Pietro Annigoni. Una delle 200 copie firmate al colophon dall'Artista. 4to (cm 33x25). pp. 202. Molto Buono (Very Good). Dedica alla prima pagina bianca (Inscription on first blank page). Edizione originale di 300 es. numerati.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Red Sox 1961 Yearbook.

      Program format, 8 1/2 x 11, paper, illustrated 48 pp. Some slight aging, otherwise in near mint condition. This 1961 Boston Red Sox Yearbook that features pictures, profiles and records of players on the 1963 team. Featured players include Carl Yastrzemski, in his first season with Boston, Chuck Schilling, Frank Malzone, Don Conley, Russ Nixon, Rico Petrocelli, Lou Clinton, and Ed Bressoud. Copy is in excellent condition. # 106295

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        HENRY GREEN A NOVELIST OF THE IMAGINATION [caption title]

      [Austin]: Reprinted from The Texas Quarterly Special Issue: Britain 2, 1961. Large octavo. Printed wrappers. Upper wrapper a bit tanned at perimeter, else very good or better. First separate issue, as an author's offprint, retaining the original pagination, but with the recto of the first leaf blank. Signed by the author on the upper wrapper. The number of copies prepared in this format has been reported variously as 25 or 50. POLK C26.

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        Somme athéologique II : Le coupable, édition revue et corrigée suivie de L'Alleluiah

      - Gallimard, Paris 1961, 12x19cm, broché. - Edizione in parte originale, uno dei 30 numerati sul filo puro solo grandi giornali. Lievi tracce di sole senza piano di gravità e inferiore della schiena. Nizza e rara copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition en partie originale, un des 30 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers. Légères traces d'insolation sans gravité en tête et en pied du dos. Agréable et rare exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Jackie Robinson signs a Student Emergency Fund check to pay the tuition for a student at Florida A&M who was suspended and spent 49 days in jail for attempting to integrate a Woolworth's lunch counter in Tallahassee

      New York, New York, January 30, 1961. 8.25" x 3". "Partly Printed Check Signed ""Jackie Robinson"" and ""Marion B. Logan,"" 8.25"" x 3"". New York, January 30, 1961. Drawn on the Student Emergency Fund account of The Chase Manhattan Bank, payable to ""Florida A. & M. University"" for $250. Bank cancellation and ""Cashier Florida A & M"" stampings on ""Ja"" of ""Jackie"" and ""M"" of Marian. Tiny cancellation holes do not touch signatures. Endorsed on verso ""Priscilla G. Stephens"" above stamped endorsement of Florida A & M University. Fine condition.Penned at the lower edge by Mrs. Logan is: ""Tuition for Priscilla Stephens.""Priscilla G. Stephens attended Florida A&M. She and her sister Patricia led the movement to integrate lunch counters in downtown Tallahassee. In September 1960, she was one of 11 students who, after attempting to eat at a lunch counter at Woolworth's, were suspended and spent 49 days in jail, rather than paying a fine.The Student Emergency Fund was founded in April 1960 by two prominent Black Americans, Jackie Robinson and Mrs. Marion B. Logan, wife of Dr. Arthur Logan. Both Jackie Robinson and his wife Rachel were patients of Dr. Logan.On December 10, 1960, The New York Times reported that the Student Emergency Fund was set up in New York City ""to help Negro and white students jailed in sit-in demonstrations in the South."" On December 22, 1960, the Times reported that the Student Emergency Fund ""is sending more than $2,000 to two white and four Negro families in New Orleans who defied segregationist picket lines to send their children to newly integrated schools. The group is headed by Jackie Robinson, former baseball star, and Mrs. Arthur Logan, wife of a Manhattan physician.""Mr. Robinson said yesterday the organization would mail a $1,000 check today to Mr. and Mrs. James Gabrielle in North Providence, R.I. The family left New Orleans after Mr. Gabrielle had quit his city job because of 'unbearable harassment' by fellow employees. Mr. Robinson said the Rev. Lloyd Foreman, Methodist minister who also defied the picket lines, would be sent a check for $719, and the families of four Negro girls attending the two schools would receive $100 each.""Also present is a 3"" x 5"" sheet of note paper listing deposits (two checks on 12/22) totaling $1000 noting ""To Gabrielles"" and ""Rev. Foreman $500."" - see December 22, 1960, article referred to above. With two 7.5"" x 3.25"" yellow $150 Chase Manhattan receipts for personal money orders, each signed in carbon by Marion B. Logan ""For: The Students' Emergency Fund,"" each payable to ""American Missionary Association Centennials,"" four customer's receipts for S.E.F. deposits July - September 1960, three 6.5"" x 11"" Chase Manhattan bank statements, with balances, each addressed to ""Student Emergency Fund / % Mr. Jackie Robinson / 425 Lexington Avenue / New York 17, N.Y.,"" October 1961 - January 1962. None of the above related bank documents (other than the January 30 1961 check here offered)are in Robinson's hand. With a Chock full o' Nuts envelope, postmarked New York, November 2, 1961, addressed by typewriter to Mrs. Marion B. Logan at Doubleday Book Shops, New York. Jackie Robinson was a Vice President at Chock full o'Nuts.A new discovery! While normal Jackie Robinson checks are many on the market, less than ten checks exist from this account with this significant civil rights association. This might be the most important."

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        BIBLIOTHECA SANCTORUM

      ISTITUTO GIOVANNI XXIII DELLA PONTIFICIA UNIVERSITA' LATERANENSE, 1961. ITALIANO 27 Enciclopedia composta da 12 volumi più 1 volume di indici e 1 di appendice, trattasi di legature con dorature al dorso.Segni di usura alle coperte,specialmente ai dorsi.Pagine interne leggermente ingiallite dal tempo,ma in buono stato di conservazione e con timbro ex biblioteca ai frontespizi di alcuni volumi.L' enciclopedia raccoglie le biografie di tutti i Santi in ordine alfabetico, numerose illustrazioni in bianco e nero. USATO

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        Schwarz-weiß Original-Radierung ohne Titel. Kaltnadel mit Vernis mou.

      Freiburg, Edition abstrakta, 1961. Blattformat: 50,5 x 35,3 cm, Motivformat: 31,5 x 23,7 cm (HxB). Druck auf leicht getöntem Velin. Auflage: 46/50. Von Schumacher signiert. Rückseitig Reste einer ehemaligen Montierung, das Motiv im - nicht mehr vorhandenen - Motivausschnitt leicht gebräunt. Ansonsten ein gutes Exemplar dieser seltenen Graphik. Limited and handsigned originally etching. Good copy. Rare. Schumacher (1912-1999) galt als der wichtigste Vertreter des deutschen Informel. Seine Werke hängen in fast allen grossen Museen der Welt und befinden sich in nahezu allen bedeutenden Privatsammlungen. 2009 wurde das Emil-Schumacher-Museum in seiner Heimatstadt Hagen eröffnet. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Originalgraphik, signiert, Signatur, Informel

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        Jacqueline Kennedy Signed White House Print.

      , 1961. 1961. White House photographic print taken in 1961 by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton. Boldly signed by Jacqueline Kennedy at the lower left. Stoughton took multiple photos in front of the White House fountains on the South Lawn when developing the 1961 Christmas Print. The final Christmas print, which showed more ducks positioned closer to the photographer, is derived from a different photograph taken moments before or after this mock-up. Here, the ducks are positioned on the far side of the pool and the camera was positioned at a slightly different angle than that used for the final Christmas Print. Matted and framed with a full length printed portrait of Jacqueline Kennedy after a painting. The entire piece measures 20.5 inches by 31 inches. Rare and desirable. When John F. Kennedy was sworn in as president on January 20, 1961, 31-year-old Jacqueline Kennedy became the third youngest First Lady in American history. As a presidential couple, the Kennedys differed from the Eisenhowers by their relative youth and their relationship with the media. Historian Gil Troy has noted that in particular, they "emphasized vague appearances rather than specific accomplishments or passionate commitments" and therefore fit in well in the early 1960s' "cool, TV-oriented culture". The discussion on Kennedy's fashion choices continued during her years in the White House, and she became a trendsetter, hiring American designer Oleg Cassini to design her wardrobe. She was the first First Lady to hire a press secretary, Pamela Turnure, and carefully managed her contact with the media, usually shying away from making public statements, and strictly controlling the extent to which her children were photographed. Portrayed by the media as the ideal woman, academic Maurine Beasley has stated that Kennedy "created an unrealistic media expectation for first ladies that would challenge her successors." Nevertheless, by attracting worldwide positive public attention, the First Lady gained allies for the White House and international support for the Kennedy administration and its Cold War policies. Although Kennedy stated that her priority as a First Lady was to take care of the President and their children, she also dedicated her time to the promotion of American arts and preservation of its history. Her main contribution was the restoration of the White House, but she also furthered the cause by hosting social events that brought together elite figures from politics and the arts. One of her unrealized goals was to found a Department of the Arts, but she did contribute to the establishment of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment of the Humanities, established during Johnson's tenure.

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        THE MULTIPLE IMAGE.; Introduction by Jonathan Williams

      Chicago: The Press of The Institute of Design, 1961. First edition. Callahan, Harry. Square 8vo., 17 b&w photos. Photo-illustrated stiff wrappers. Slight curling at the forward edge of the front wrapper, else near fine. SIGNED by the photographer. Callahan's first monograph and the first monograph issued by the Institute of Design.

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd ]
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        Philatelie FDC Ersttagsbriefe Tschechoslowakei Große Sammlung 1090 Stück 1961-1992.

      . Philatelie FDC Ersttagsbriefe Tschechoslowakei Große Sammlung 1090 Stück 1961-1992. Spezifikation Anzahl: 1961: 5 1962: 1 1964: 26 1965: 45 1966: 48 1968: 58 1969: 50 1970: 44 1971: 46 1972: 46 1973: 48 1974: 38 1967: 56 1975: 30 1976: 29 1977: 34 1978: 30 1979: 34 1980: 33 1981: 34 1982: 39 1983: 33 1984: 36 1985: 36 1986: 38 1987: 28 1988: 23 1989: 30 1990: 36 1991: 31 1992: 25 1 Ersttagsbrief kostet 0,50 EUR (50 Cent) .

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        Picasso: Toreros (with Four Original Lithographs

      New York; (1961): George Braziller. First American Edition. Oblong Quarto. 153pp. The four original lithographs, one of which is in twenty-four colors, were printed by Mourlot Freres. Text translated from the French by Patrick Gregory. Bound in red pictorial cloth with illustrated stamped in black, spine lettering black, pictorial endpapers, light bump to lower corner, small original owner's name to front pastedown dated 1962. A very nice copy in unclipped pictorial dust jacket with a few very small chips to spine ends and rubbed along upper edge of rear panel.

      [Bookseller: Alcuin 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 stained red. With the dust jacket. Housed in a blue quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Extremities slightly rubbed, small chip to tail of spine, text block cracked between front flyleaves but firm. An excellent copy in a slightly rubbed and nicked jacket with a couple of small chips to the head of the gently sunned spine panel and a couple of closed tears to front panel and spine. First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Everett Hoffman ? With all good wishes from a copywriter at McCall's to a copywriter at Cunningham & Walsh, and with the sincere hope that this book will give you some pleasure. Joe Heller November 24, 1961 New York". An early and unusually jovial inscription to a colleague in advertising, perhaps reflecting Heller's relief that he can quit his day job, dated within six weeks of publication. Towards the end of the book, three passages are scored in ink in the margin, possibly by Heller.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Thunderball

      Jonathan Cape, London 1961 - First edition Thunderball by Ian Fleming,First edition. Published by Jonathan Cape, London 1961. This first edition Thunderball copy is in very good condition. The novel is the ninth book in Ian Fleming's James Bond series and the eighth full-length novel with James Bond. The initial print run of 50,938 copies quickly sold out and the book remains a popular collectors item. Jacket design by Richard Chopping. Original dark boards with skeleton hand imprint on the cover. Bright gilt lettering on the spine. The contents are clean and tidy. The dust jacket is unclipped marked 15s net. The colours are bright and spine colours are only lightly darkened. Light chipping on the corners . Tiny loss on the top edge of the spine. Light creasing on the edges of the books. 8vo 254 printed pages. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Somme athéologique II : Le coupable, édition revue et corrigée suivie de L'Alleluiah

      Gallimard 1961 - - Gallimard, Paris 1961, 12x19cm, broché. - Edition en partie originale, un des 30 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers. Légères traces d'insolation sans gravité en tête et en pied du dos. Agréable et rare exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition first in part, one of 30 numbered copies on pur fil, the only large paper copies. Slight traces of sunning, not serious, to head and to foot of spine. A good and rare copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Less than six months after the end of his eight years as Vice President, Richard Nixon writes stockbroker Jack Dreyfus that he is "not interested in investing in so-called 'safe' stock … I prefer to make an investment involving risks and providing a consequently greater opportunity for capital gain…"

      [California], July 12, 1961. 7.25" x 10.5". "Typed Letter Signed ""Dick,"" 1 page, 7.25"" x 10.5"". [Los Angeles], July 12, 1961. To financier Jack Dreyfus, New York. On his engraved Richard Nixon letterhead. With the original postmarked envelope with Los Angeles return address. Fine condition.In part, ""As I discussed with you on the phone a week or so ago, I have been reviewing my financial situation over the past few weeks and have reached the conclusion that I should make a substantial investment in stock which would provide me an opportunity for capital gain. Present indications are that from the advance payment I am receiving from my book and from income from my law practice in excess of my living expenses I will have at least forty or fifty thousand dollars available for investment in stock at this time.""As I told you, I am not interested in investing in so-called 'safe' stock with a substantial guarantee of dividend income. Because of my capital position and the high income I will be receiving from earnings over the next five years, I prefer to make an investment involving risks and providing a consequently greater opportunity for capital gain. Recalling our several conversations with regard to Polaroid … explore to possibility of my purchasing a call on a thousand shares of Polaroid stock…"" Read the entire letter in the image above.Financier Jack Dreyfus (1913-2009) founded the brokerage house Dreyfus & Co. in 1947; it developed into the Dreyfus Fund. In 1964, Life magazine called him the “Maverick Wizard Behind the Wall Street Lion,” in reference to the emblem of his fund and its aggressive marketing. Dreyfus, it said, was “the most singular and effective personality to appear in Wall Street since the days of Joseph Kennedy and Bernard Baruch.” His paternal grandfather was a first cousin of Alfred Dreyfus, the protagonist of the late 19th-century anti-Semitic scandal known as the Dreyfus Affair. Dreyfus sold his mutual fund company in 1970 and established the Dreyfus Health Foundation to pursue other medical applications for Dilantin which had cured his depression in the 1960s. In 2000, Dreyfus said that an account in The Arrogance of Power: The Secret World of Richard Nixon by Anthony Summers (New York: Viking, 2000) that he gave Dilantin to Richard Nixon in 1968 was correct. Dreyfus said he gave Nixon a bottle of 1,000 capsules of 100 milligrams each ''when his mood wasn't too good,'' and later gave him another bottle of 1,000 capsules."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Halbzeit. Lucio Fontana gewidmet" - Originalfotocollage in 2 Teilen nach einer Originalfotografie von Josef Josuweck, rückseitig von Wewerka und dem Fotografen gestempelt.

      Köln, () 1961 - 13 x 17,5 cm. Originalvorlage für die Abbildung in Stefan Wewerkas erster Publikation "Schnitte 1961", dort auch betitelt. Wurde 1967 in der Mappe "et3" abgedruckt. Ab 1960 wandte sich der Architekt Wewerka vermehrt der Kunst zu und begann mit seinen Möbel- und Objektzerschneidungen. Die zerrissene Fotografie mit der halben Uhr wird so zum doppelten Memento Mori. Das Objekt soll sich, laut dem Text in "Schnitte 1961" in der Sammlung B.B., die andere Hälfte in Privatbesitz befinden. Ein gedruckter Abdruck der Collage, ehemals Sammlung Hahn, befindet sich in der Sammlung Ludwig im Mumok Wien. - Die Collage ist mit Leim und Klebstreifen auf ein A4grosses Papier montiert, mit Angaben für den Drucker versehen und weist die üblichen Klebespuren auf. Dazu: 2 Offsetfilme der Collage auf Zelluloid.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Term of Trial (Original screenplay for the 1962 film, copy belonging to producer James H. Ware)

      London: Romulus, 1961. Draft script for the 1962 film. Copy belonging to producer James H. Ware with his name and notations in holograph ink and pencil throughout. Ware was a major presence in British and American cinema, best known for his work on "Beat the Devil" (1953), "Room at the Top" (1959), "Our Man in Havana" (1959), "Charade" (1963), and "The Spy Who Came in from the Cold" (1965). Based on the novel of the same name also by James Barlow, Graham Weir is an alcoholic schoolteacher who can not advance in his career due to his refusal to fight in the Second World War. He is working at a school where the teens do not like to be there and he is having a fallout with his wife, all while a young student begins to have a crush on him, leading to him catching a false sexual molestation charge. Set in London, shot on location in Ireland. Blue titled wrappers. Title page present, dated November 17, 1961. 168 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 171. Mimeograph, with pink revision pages throughout. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus bound internally with three silver brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Projet pour un édifice public empaqueté. Photomontage No 1. - Originalfotocollage. Rückseitig bezeichnet und signiert.

      Paris, octobre 1961 - 24,7 x 18,2 cm. Vergleiche Schellmann/Bernecke 20. - Originalvorlage für den Abdruck in "et 3", die 1967 erschien. Die Arbeit ist das erste Grossprojekt von Christo. Für die Collage verwendete er ein s/w. Foto einer 1961 entstandenen "Package" Skulptur, die er mit einem Bild der Strassenszene vor dem Gebäude verknüpfte. Christo kam 1958 als Christo Vladimirov Javacheff nach Paris, wo er sich als Porträtmaler durchschlug. Einer seiner Kunden war Jacques de Guillebon, Direktor der Ecole Polytechnique, der Vater seiner Kunst- und Lebenspartnerin Jeanne-Claude. Kein Zufall, dass das erste grosse Verpackungsprojekt die Wirkungsstätte seines Schwieigervaters war. Christo titelte das Werk später um in « Projet pour l'emballage de l'École Militaire à Paris ». Die Collage wurde in der ersten Einzelausstellung Christos in der Galerie Haro Lauhus in Köln erstmals, zusammen mit dem erklärenden Text gezeigt. Dabei steht das Konzept noch vor der Realisierung. « Le présent projet pour un édifice public empaqueté est utilisable 1. comme salle sportive / 2. comme salle de concert, planétarium / 3. comme un musée historique, d'art ancien et d'art moderne / 4. comme salle parlementaire ou une prison. » - Das Blatt wird erst 1968 in einer Mappe mit mehreren anderen Arbeiten in einer Auflage von 100 Exemplaren nachgedruckt. (Schellmann/Bernecke 20). Christo wird 1968 in Bern mit der Kunsthalle die erste Verpackung eines Gebäudes realisieren. «Nos projets sont des oeuvres d'art in situ, ce ne sont pas des objets transportables. D'habitude une sculpture normale, qu'elle soit classique ou moderne, a son propre espace physique. D'une certaine façon cet espace appartient à la sculpture car il a été préparé pour elle. Nos projets touchent une sensibilité plus vaste, en fait ils s'approprient ou empruntent des espaces qui habituellement n'appartiennent pas à la sculpture.» Mit einer handschriftlichen Anleitung von Christo zur Herstellung des Fotofilms "Pour le cliché faire les rétouche (sic) sur le photomontage". - Der Fototfilm zum Druck in der "et3" liegt bei. - Eine zentrale, frühe und programmatische Arbeit im Werk von Christo und Jeanne-Claude.

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        "Eenheid in huwelijk" (Wedding invitation with Maria, Anton Heyboer's first bride).

      Two etchings and orange watercolour, each ca. 65 x 99,5 cms. Signed "Anton Heyboer" 4 times and "eigen druk" twice, finger-printed in orange. Titled in the lower left. Executed in the early sixties, probably 1961. Luxurously framed. Heyboer, Anton.

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        "Mens maat".

      Etching brightened up with red and blue, 50 x 70 cms. Signed "Anton Heyboer" and dated "1961" in the lower right, numbered "2/5" and "eigen druk" in the lower left. Fully depicted in colour on one whole page in 'Anton Heyboer: Werken op papier', Best 1994, page 23. Our etching was used for the exhibition of the same name. FRAMED professionally. Heyboer, Anton.

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        The Worm And The Ring

      A First UK printing published by Heinemann in 1961. The BOOK is in near FINE condition. The binding is tight and the book is free from inscriptions and erasures. Mild bumping to the lower corners. The text block is lightly toned but the pages are clean with just some light finger marking to a very few pages. The gilt titling on the spine remains bright. Mild creasing to the lower corner tips of some pages. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition. It has mild rubbing to the corners. The pink lettering is only lightly faded to the spine. The spine is only mildly toned with just a little light soiling to the lower spine edge. Small closed tear to the lower front spine fold .There is a mild toning to the edges of the flaps. The condition of the wrapper is far better than usually encountered. An exceptional copy. The John Rowland designed wrapper looks very attractive in the removable Brodart archival protector. A very SCARCE early key BURGESS title with an interesting history:The novel was withdrawn from circulation following a libel action by Gwendoline Bustin, the secretary of Banbury Grammar School where Burgess taught in the early fifties. Several characters were recognisable as figures from the school, but only Miss Burstin, later Lady Mayoress of Banbury, objected. Heinemann agreed to 'amend all unsold copies of the book' (The Times, October 25, 1962) but actually pulped them. An extremely scarce title to find with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.

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        How the West Was Won (Original scenario artwork for the 1962 film)

      Los Angeles: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1961. Original scenario artwork for the 1962 film, depicting the main drag of the town of Osage, with various townspeople going about their business. Archivally mounted and double matted, with a description in a die cut window in the matte just below the artwork. Unexamined out of frame. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. Gouache and pencil. Artwork 20.5 x 8.5 inches. Frame 26.25 x 16.25 inches. Near Fine.

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        DIE NEUE RUNDSCHAU - von Juni 1945 bis Dezember 1961 - 17 Jahre (1945-1961) komplett in 63 Einzelausgaben

      stockholm/Stuttgart: Bermann-Fischer Verlag, 1945-1961 - 8° - 63 Single issues 193+.pp. DIE NEUE RUNDSCHAU / THE NEW RUNDSCHAU, after about ten years' silence, took the opportunity of a significant date to get back to light: on June 6, 1945, on Thomas Mann's 70th birthday, for the first time a "special edition" of the magazine appeared. With contributions by franz Werfer, Arnold Zweig, Hermann, Leonard Frank, Upton Sinclair, Max Osborn, Sigrid Undset, Heinrich Mann, Golo Mann, Hermann Broch, Carl Zuckmayer, Shalom Asch, Francis Ponge, Jules Supervielle, Gertrude Stein, René de Obaldia, René Char, A. Artaud, Georges Bataille, Y. Bonnefoy, and several other influential authors. First edition, text in German language. Original wrappers. In Very goog condition [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Ehrenfried Viola. Abstrakte Informel-Malerei. Collage in Mischtechnik.

      1961 1961 - Öl und Aquarell auf Holz, gerahmt. Format ca. 61,5x80,5 cm. Unbetitelt. Großflächig mit Spachtel aufgetragene dunkle Ölfarbe auf rosafarbenem Untergrund. Mit in der Ölfarbe versenkten teils farbigen Steinen. Ehrenfried Viola (1917 Königshütte - 2009 Berlin) begann in Berlin eine Lehre als Musterzeichner und studierte später bei Franz Lenk und Fritz Burmann an der Hochschule für bildenden Künste. Er war mit dem Informel-Künstler Wols (Wolfgang Schulze) befreundet. Unten rechts signiert und datiert: 61. Viola ist unerschöpflich im Erfinden und Verarbeiten immer neuer Zeichengewebe. Er knüpft zeichnend dekorative Strukturen aus Kleinformen, aus Punkten, Kreisen, Wellen, parallelen Linien und Liniengespinsten, aus Würfelmustern, aus geometrischen und organischen Ornamenten. Viola ist in Schlesien geboren, das bedeutet, er hat Mystik schon mit in die Wiege bekommen." Wolfgang Kahlcke, Kat. Ehrenfried Viola. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        L'AMORE È SOGNO

      EDIZIONI SIA 1961 - 1961 segnlazione "Selezione SIA 1961", prima silloge del poeta veneziano, con biglietto accompagnatorio autografo indirizzato alla RAI di Venezia, 16mo 44pp - Brossura - Stato libro: OTTIMO piatti con lievi rossure, pagine brunite, alcuni rari e delicati segni a matita PRE-41357 catalogo Poesia - Poetry [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Der Psalter in 29 Originalholzschnitten. [Nummerierte Vorzugsausgabe. Signierte Original-Holzschnitte].

      Berlin, Käthe Vogt Verlag, 1961. Folio. 42 cm. Original-Halbleinenmappe mit 31 losen Blättern (Titelblatt, Folge der Blätter, 29 Holzschnitte). Nummer 40 von 50 nummerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe mit 29 nummerierten und signierten Original-Holzschnitten von Hans Orlowski. Maße Blätter: 40,5 x 33,0 cm. Die Drucke vom Holzstock auf Japanpapier besorgte die Druckerei Otto v. Holten, Berlin. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Number 40 of 50 copies of the limited edition with 29 original woodcuts, numbered and signed by Hans Orlowski. Measure sheets: 40,5 x 33,0 cm. Fine condition. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Original-Holzschnitt / original woodcut; Signatur, signiert / signature, signed copy; Vorzugsausgabe / limited edition

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        THE CENTURIONS

      1961. Hutchinson of London. 1961. In-8.Carré. Relié. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais. 487 pages. Titre doré sur le dos. Eléments de la jaquette, coupures et annotations au dos des plats et en pages de garde. (Rare) Trans. from the French by Xan FIELDING.

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        Étalages: Quarante Bois Gravés

      Belvès [Dordogne], France: Pierre Vorms, 1961. First Edition. SIGNED by Frans Masereel on the colophon. Illustrated with 40 woodcuts, printed on rectos only, and unopened along the top edge. Small 4to (9 3/4 inches / 25 cm tall), plain wrappers printed in red and black. No. 107 on Vélin d'Arches, from a total edition of 155. Mild edgewear, otherwise Fine. A striking collection of woodcuts by the great Belgian graphic artist, Frans Masereel (1889-1972), all on the theme of étalages, or shop windows. Many of the woodcuts depict surprising scenes, such as mermaids, monkeys, or coffins in shop windows. There were no other copies of this book in commerce as of November 1, 2016. SCARCE. The publisher, Pierre Vorms, was a friend of Frans Masereel's and published numerous books featuring Masereel's woodcuts. Vorms also was co-editor of the Masereel catalogue raisonné, published by Fonds Mercator in Antwerp in 1976.

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        [Tudor, Tasha- Presentation Drawing] Becky's Christmas

      New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First edition. 4to. Original pictorial pink cloth. With an original ink drawing of a girl painting a picture of a dog standing on his hind legs on a stool, signed and inscribed ?To Gretchen/ one of my favourite models with much love!/ from her Godmother/ Tasha Tudor/ November 7, 1961,? on half title. From the Collection of Gretchen McKeever, who met Tasha Tudor through her uncle, Ned Hills, a lifelong friend whose early support established the artist as one of AmericaÕs most widely known and beloved illustrators. Illustrated endpapers mildly toned, very good with dust jacket fragments (most of the front and rear panels and front flap with ?$3.00? price still intact).

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        Die Süsswasserfauna Deutschlands. Eine Exkursionsfauna. Heft 1 - 19. Neudruck der Ausgaben Fischer, Jena 1909-1912. 19 Hefte in 4 Bänden,

      Gustav Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart 1961. ca. 60 bis 200 S. je Heft (ca. 500 - 600 S. je Band) mit zahlreichen Abbildungen, 8°, Original-Leinen (Hardcover), Papier minimal randgebräunt, Name auf Titel, gute und innen saubere Exemplare, Vollständiger Nachdruck aller bis dahin erschienen Hefte. Band 1: Hefte 1 bis 4; Band 2: Hefte 5 bis 9; Band 3: Hefte 10 bis 14; Band 4: Hefte 15 bis 19. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Zoologie, Limnologie, Hydrobiologie, Bestimmungsbuch

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        Jacqueline Kennedy Signed White House Print.

      1961. White House photographic print taken in 1961 by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton. Boldly signed by Jacqueline Kennedy at the lower left. Stoughton took multiple photos in front of the White House fountains on the South Lawn when developing the 1961 Christmas Print. The final Christmas print, which showed more ducks positioned closer to the photographer, is derived from a different photograph taken moments before or after this mock-up. Here, the ducks are positioned on the far side of the pool and the camera was positioned at a slightly different angle than that used for the final Christmas Print. Matted and framed with a full length printed portrait of Jacqueline Kennedy after a painting. The entire piece measures 20.5 inches by 31 inches. Rare and desirable. When John F. Kennedy was sworn in as president on January 20, 1961, 31-year-old Jacqueline Kennedy became the third youngest First Lady in American history. As a presidential couple, the Kennedys differed from the Eisenhowers by their relative youth and their relationship with the media. Historian Gil Troy has noted that in particular, they "emphasized vague appearances rather than specific accomplishments or passionate commitments" and therefore fit in well in the early 1960s' "cool, TV-oriented culture". The discussion on Kennedy's fashion choices continued during her years in the White House, and she became a trendsetter, hiring American designer Oleg Cassini to design her wardrobe. She was the first First Lady to hire a press secretary, Pamela Turnure, and carefully managed her contact with the media, usually shying away from making public statements, and strictly controlling the extent to which her children were photographed. Portrayed by the media as the ideal woman, academic Maurine Beasley has stated that Kennedy "created an unrealistic media expectation for first ladies that would challenge her successors." Nevertheless, by attracting worldwide positive public attention, the First Lady gained allies for the White House and international support for the Kennedy administration and its Cold War policies. Although Kennedy stated that her priority as a First Lady was to take care of the President and their children, she also dedicated her time to the promotion of American arts and preservation of its history. Her main contribution was the restoration of the White House, but she also furthered the cause by hosting social events that brought together elite figures from politics and the arts. One of her unrealized goals was to found a Department of the Arts, but she did contribute to the establishment of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment of the Humanities, established during Johnson's tenure.

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        Martha Graham as Clytemnestra and Bertram Ross as Orestes

      1961. 1 vols. 13 x 9-1/2 inches. Fine. 1 vols. 13 x 9-1/2 inches.

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        L'année dernière à Marienbad

      Éditions de Minuit, 1961. In-8, 172 p. Ciné-roman illustré de 48 photographies extraites du film réalisé par Alain Resnais. ÉDITION ORIGINALE, un des 80 de tête sur pur fil. Movie-novel illustrated with 48 photographs taken from the movie directed by Alain Resnais. First edition, one of the 80 deluxe copies. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s).*** Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. ***

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        Rocco et ses Freres. L'histoire du Film, les Dialogues et le Scenario, les 140 plus belles photos.

      Paris: Buchet/Chastel, 1961.. SIGNED FIRST FRENCH EDITION. Octavo, pp.335. French language. Paperback in pictorial card cover. Signed by Visconti to the title page at Colombia University on December 8th, 1969. Translated from the Italian by Causse, this book contains the history of the film and the script, and has many black and white photographs from the film. Text-block slightly detaching from the covers, some chipping and rubbing along all the exterior edges, nice and bright internally.

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        Dionysos bei den Barbaren. Ein Reigen mit einem Vorspiel "Die Flucht des Dionysos". Handgeschriebenes, handgemaltes und signiertes Exemplar. (signiert und gewidmet vom Autor)

      26 ungez., farbige, handgeschr. (unbeschnittene) Blätter in einem farbigen Or.-Umschlag, gehalten durch Kordelbindung. 4to. Mit 6zeiliger persönlicher Widmung an Hans Ludwig Geiger, signiert und datiert am 17. November 1961 sowie einem handgeschriebenen Brief vom Autor an Geiger. Beiliegend eine Fotokopie des Werkes vom Autor "Leonardo", sowie der handgeschriebenen Adresse des Autors in Berlin. Insges. sauber, Kanten minim. angestoßen.

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        [Senza titolo]. China e acquerello su cartoncino. Mm. 320x225. Firmato e datato in basso a destra: R. Barisani 1961.

      1961.

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        Franny and Zooey-From the Library of Wallace Stegner

      Boston: Little, Brown. Good in Good dust jacket. 1961. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Gilt lettered grey/blue cloth. Top edge sunned. Head and tail of spine bumped. Very slight lean. Light soiling to boards. Book review from the June 3rd, 1962 London Observer Weekend Review laid in leaving severe browning to front endpapers. Note in Wallace Stegner's hand in red ink on review, "Page Please return", a reference to Stegner's son Page. Wallace Stegner signed the book in red ink on the now browned front endpaper. Interior of the book is clean with no marginalia. Jacket is not price-clipped but is rubbed on the edges with light chipping and light soiling on back. Two very small closed tears noted. Very slight crease on front of jacket. Book acquired from the family of Wallace Stegner. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pp .

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        Heine\'s Werke und Briefe in 10 Bänden. Herausgegeben von Hans Kaufmann. Vorzugsausgabe im Ledereinband!

      Berlin, Aufbau Verlag, 1961-1964. 8°, Ledereinband Cremefarbene Ledereinbände mit Folienumschlag im Schuber mit Lederumrandung, Bd. 1 u. 2 zusammen in einem Schuber. Deckel- u. Rückenvergoldung u. dreiseitige Goldschnitte. Bd. 1. u. 2. Folien mit Fehlstellen, ansonsten sehr gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Deutsche Literatur vor 1900, Bibliophile Ausgabe

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        So kann es nicht mehr weitergehen. Radarreihe. Extrem selten! Wegen Mauerbau wahrscheinlich makuliert!! Schriftenreihe für den Agitator SW Freie Stadt West-Berlin Westberlin Radar-Reihe Mauerbau 13. August 1961 13.8.1961 chruschtschow ultimatum Politisch

      Obrosch. 38 unpag. S., zahlr. Abb., Karikaturen, Fotomontagen etc.Extrem seltene Broschüre, nicht in Bibliotheken zu finden, auch nicht in der Deutschen Nationalbibliographie, nur das DHM hat ein Exemplar. Im Text wird auf der letzten Seite aus Chruschtschows Fernsehrede vom 7.8.1961 zitiert und für einen Friedensvertrag geworben. Der Text selbst enthält aber keinerlei Hinweise zu den Ereignissen am 13.8.1961. Die Grenze ist anscheinend noch offen. Wahrscheinlich ist das Heft, weil es im Druck war, als die Mauer gebaut wurde, gar nicht mehr ausgeliefert worden. Wenn jemand mehr zu der Broschüre weiß, bin ich für jeden Hinweis dankbar! Extrem selten!!

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        L'AMORE È SOGNO

      EDIZIONI SIA, 1961. 1961 segnlazione "Selezione SIA 1961", prima silloge del poeta veneziano, con biglietto accompagnatorio autografo indirizzato alla RAI di Venezia, 16mo 44pp - Brossura - Stato libro: OTTIMO piatti con lievi rossure, pagine brunite, alcuni rari e delicati segni a matita PRE-41357 catalogo Poesia - Poetry

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        Studies in English Literature 1500 - 1900. SEL. Published by the Rice University Press.

      Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1961-1981. - ISSN: 0039-3657. Titel rückseitig gestempelt und Buchrücken mit Bibliotheks-Signatur-Schild. Bände 1 u. 2 Johnson Reprint. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 22000 Jahrgänge 1 (1961) - 21 (1981) in 21 Bänden.

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        Métamorphose de l'Artiste.

      Genève, Pierre Cailler 1961. 2 volumes in-12° brochés sous couverture rempliée, étui. Edition originale illustrée de 24 photographies en noir hors texte. Tirage limité à 1500 exemplaires. Un des 100 H.C sur papier offset. Celui-ci est en outre enrichi d'une lettre autographe d'André MASSON datée du 27 Fév. 1968, 1 ff in -4° recto-verson adressée à Georges DUBY : "Cher Ami, bien que Rose vous l'ai dit au téléphone : la joie que j'ai eu à lire votre préface de mon exposition je me sens bien coupable de ne pas vous l'avoir écrit plus tôt. Une grippe tenace - interminable -m'a pris à ce moment là et je m'en sors à peine. Bêtement exténué; et ce serait une excuse à cette lettre si tardive. Je ne pouvais souhaiter meilleure lumière pour pénétrer à l'intérieur de mes tableaux. Et cela m'aide à me comprendre moi-même, a espérer aller plus avant dans une expression dominée. Avant je me confiais à ma "Furia" mais il m'arrivait de me cabrer et de laisser l'attelage ! en cours de route. Il faut que je me corrige de cela. J'espère vous voir à votre prochain voyage à Paris mais en tous les cas à l'époque de l'exposition, en Avril. La vie à Paris est un casse-tête quotidien. En Mai nous serons à Aix pour de longs mois et nous pourrons reprendre nos bons entretiens sur nos terrasses (à loisir comme disait mon grand père). Bien à vous mon Cher Ami et à tous les vôtres, André MASSON"

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        ARMES A FEU FRANCAISES. MODELES REGLEMENTAIRES.

      1961PARIS. L'AUTEUR. 1961-1971.30 CAHIERS IN-8 OBLONG (21 X 27 X 12 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) EN FEUILLES, SOUS COUVERTURE DE L'EDITEUR FORMANT 6 VOLUMES. ILLUSTRE DE 194 PLANCHES HORS TEXTE A DOUBLE PAGE (25 + 35 + 39 + 32 + 32 ET 31). CONTIENT : -1717-1836. (16 CAHIERS EN 3 VOLUMES). -1833-1861. CHARGEMENT BOUCHE ET PERCUSSION. (6 CAHIERS EN 1 VOLUME). -1858-1918. CHARGEMENT CULASSE. (5 CAHIERS EN UN VOLUME). 1759-1917. ARMEMENT D'ESSAI. (3 CAHIERS EN 1 VOLUME). RARE REUNION COMPLETE EN EDITION ORIGINALE DE CET ENSEMBLE, LE PLUS COMPLET PARU SUR L'ARMEMENT REGLEMENTAIRE FRANCAIS.BON EXEMPLAIRE.

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        American Express

      The Olympia Press, Paris 1961 - First edition. Wrappers. Owner's name on the front fly else fine in a lightly rubbed near fine dustwrapper. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Préférences

      - José Corti, Paris 1961, 12x19cm, broché. - Edizione in parte originale, una delle 75 copie numerate sul filo puro, tirando tête.Bel copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition en partie originale, un des 75 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, tirage de tête. Bel exemplaire.

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