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        Travels With Charley

      New York: The Viking Press, 1962 First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by Steinbeck on the half-title: "For / William L. White, Jr. / with best wishes and / Ffft! / from / John and Charley Steinbeck" along with Steinbeck's Miyagus stamp and ink impressions of both Charley's paw print and Steinbeck's right big toe. Publisher's coarse light beige cloth, with an illustration of Charley to the front board in brown, lettered in brown; in the original pictorial cream dust jacket designed by Don Freeman, with an illustration of Steinbeck and Charley to the front panel in brown and black, lettered in brown and black. Book fine, with a minor bump to the top right corner of the front board; unclipped dust jacket, with some minor fading and a few faint spots to the spine, light soiling to the otherwise fresh panels. Overall, a handsome and near fine copy, with and exceptional presentation inscription. While Steinbeck inscriptions are not uncommon in the rare book market, seldom does one find such an elaborate multi-faceted presentation indicative of the author's strong affinity for the recipient. In addition to his inscription, Steinbeck stamps his Miyagus Pigasus flying pig stamp - a symbol Steinbeck used as a symbol for himself, "earthbound but aspiring." Given its personal nature, Steinbeck inscriptions with this stamp are exceedingly scarce, with less than 15 copies offered at auction since 1992. Even scarcer, however, is Charley's paw print, as there are no other copies recorded with such. In addition to including his name in the salutation, Steinbeck had Charley figuratively inscribe this book by using the dog's personal mode of communication; in the text, Charley uses "ftt" to alert Steinbeck that he needed to "salute a bush or a tree" and "ftt ftt ftt" to indicate his hunger, because, as Steinbeck writes on page 23, "He is the only dog I ever knew who could pronounce the consonant F." Charley's paw print is affixed to the half-title next to a print of Steinbeck's big toe (labelled "R.F.P." for right front paw and "R.T." for right toe, respectively). Altogether, this presentation copy would have taken a substantial amount of time to inscribe, unlike the usual hasty signature at a book signing or similar event, and is incomparably unique. [Elaine Steinbeck, Pigasus, 1983]. Travels with Charley is a travelogue in which Steinbeck chronicles his cross-country journey with his poodle Charley. Specifically, the text follows Steinbeck's "one-man, one-dog" journey in which Steinbeck sought to reconnect with "this monster country? its speech, the smell of its grass and trees, its color and quality of life, the pulse of its people." An endearing story, Travels with Charley remains an inspiration for literary travelers. [Edward Weeks, The Atlantic, 1962].. Inscribed by Author. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

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        Zum Lobe des Bilderhändlers Otto Lutz.

      Stuttgart, Bad Cannstatt, Hatje, 1962. 8°. 22,0 x 16,5 cm. 90 Seiten. Original-Karton. Erste Ausgabe. Spindler 119,26. Eins von 500 Exemplaren. Herausgegeben von Margot Fürst. Mit 37 (von 38) Original-Grafiken, teils mehrfarbig von: Erich Heckel, HAP Grieshaber, Emil Kiess, Hans-Martin Erhardt, Horst Antes, Max Ackermann, Camille Graesser, Georg Muche, Emil Schumacher, Zao Wou-Ki, Walter Stöhrer u. a. \"Freunde von Otto Lutz und seiner Galerie feiern seinen 60. Geburtstag am 23.4.62 mit diesem Almanach... Die graphischen Blätter wurden zu diesem Anlaß gemacht.\" Der blaue Pergamin-Umschlag fehlt, ebenso die Original-Radierung von Trökes, die nur der Vorzugsausgabe beigegeben wurde. Außenfalz am Vorderdeckel mit kleinem Einriss. Gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Künstlerbuch / artist`s book; Original-Grafik / Original-Graphik / original graphic

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        Eloge de Louis Neillot. VERY FINE COPY.

      (Paris), Editions Manuel Bruker, 1962 - (Paris), Editions Manuel Bruker, 1962. Stiff wrappers (softcover) with glassine jacket as issued, 33,5 x 26 cms., 8 lithographs including 6 double-page spreads and 3 in colour + an extra suite containing the same lithographs as mentioned including one black-and-white SIGNED and NUMBERED \'12/20\'. Copy from a very small edition of 20 (200) with an extra suite printed 'sur vergé d'Ingres'. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Etude sur les Ritas Agraires des Cambodgiens 3 Vols.

      White Lotus, Paris 1962 - Etude sur les Ritas Agraires des Cambodgiens 3 Vols. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Twentysix gasoline stations. First edition, 1963. 400 numbered copies

      [Los Angeles: A National Excelsior publication], 1962 - First edition. Number 204 of 400 copies printed in April, 1963 by the Cunningham Press, Alhambra, California. Ruscha's first book—it all began here. White paper covers with title in red. 26 black-and-white plates (3 double-spread) on [48 ] pp. Light wear. 17.9 x 14.1 cm. Original glassine browned, chipped at edges, and lightly rippled by glass ring. Small, light stain in margins of pp. [14-23], not affecting images. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Derrière le Miroir - Der Blaue Reiter.

      Maeght Editeur. 1962 - in-folio ( 380 x 290 mm ) de 26 pages + chronologie et listes des ½uvres exposées, en feuilles sous chemise illustrée et double emboîtage d'éditeur. N133-134, oct-nov 1962. 2 magnifiques lithographies en couleurs en double page de Kandinsky, 1 lithographie de Rousseau, 22 reproductions. Edition originale. Série luxe au tirage limité et numéroté à 150 exemplaires sur vélin de Rives. Très bel exemplaire numéro 129. Gravure Beaux-arts Littérature Surréalisme [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Labyrinths: Selected Stories & Other Writings.

      Norfolk: New Directions,, 1962. Edited by Donald A. Yates & James E. Irby. Preface by André Maurois. Octavo. Original black quarter cloth, marbled blue boards, black endpapers, top edge yellow, others untrimmed. With the dust jacket. Housed in a custom blue cloth slipcase. Black and white photographic portrait frontispiece of the author. An excellent, fresh copy in the jacket with some minor loss to spine ends repaired and shallow chip to foot of rear panel. First edition, first printing. Signed by the author on the half-title and dated 1968.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Landschaft wird Kunst. Mit 118 Abbildungen

      Köln : Phaidon Verl., 1962 - 253 S. Sofortversand! Gutes Exemplar, geringe Gebrauchsspuren, Cover/SU berieben/bestoßen, Schnitt/Papier nachgedunkelt, innen alles in Ordnung; good – edges/text pages yellowed/darkened Immediate delivery in bubble wrap envelope! Good copy, light signs of previous use, cover/dust jacket has some rubbing/wear (along the edges), edges/text pages show yellowing/darkening, interior in good condition 160329axt34 Alle Preise inkl. MwST Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 930 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        SET Of "OUR BIG BOOK" CARDS. Sally, Dick, and Jane; Think-and-Do Book; Fun with Our Family

      [Scott Foresman], [Chicago] 1962 - 16 cards printed recto and verso. 13 leaves with full-size color illustrations to each side; 3 leaves (all from the Think-and-Do cards) of b/w illustrations in two panels to each side. Most 19-1/4" x 20-1/2"; final 3 leaves 20-1/2" x 19-1/4" Set of 16 cards supplementing The New Basic Readers series of Dick and Jane Our Big Book titles, presumed complete. Nine cards feature Sally, Dick, and Jane, including the cover, title page, and pp. 3 - 18; three cards feature even numbered pgs from Think-and-Do; and four cards feature pp. 3 - 10 of Fun with Our Family.Scarce both in the trade and institutionally. Light toning and minor wear; slight creasing to corners of some cards; minor occasional soil; light damp-stain to upper corner of one card. VG or better overall. Stiff white cardstock printed in color or b/w

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        Sept Tableaux Majeurs.

      Galerie Alex Maguy, Paris 1962 - Affiche imprimée par Mourlot, lithographie originale sur Arches. 65,5 X 48,5cm.(CZ 50). Original lithographic poster printed on Arches paper by Mourlot.

      [Bookseller: La Basse Fontaine]
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        Le doulos (Original French poster for the 1962 film noir)

      Paris: Pathé Contemporary Films, 1962. Vintage French grande poster (affiche) for the 1962 French film noir. One of two styles issued, with no priority. Director Melville's seventh film, and narratively perhaps his most complex, a major cinematic entry in the birth of the modern anti-hero. The story unfolds by way of two characters, Maurice and Silien, and consistently switches back and forth between them, leading the audience to grasp randomly for a distinct protagonist (despite the fact that both are criminals). As the story unfolds, themes of loyalty and friendship subtly and devastatingly emerge. 47 x 63 inches (119 x 160 cm). Rolled, on archival linen. Near Fine. Criterion Collection 407. Buss, p. 176. Grant, p. 199. Selby Masterwork, p. 215. Spicer, p. 454.

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        Romance de la guardia civil español [The Ballad of the Spanish Civil Guard] (Signed Limited Edition, Denise Levertov's copy)

      Philadelphia: Janus Press, 1962. First printing of this edition. Slim quarto, printed in Monotype Bembo on Okawara paper. One of 45 numbered copies (this being No. 35) SIGNED by the illustrator, Kaplan. Copy belonging to poet Denise Levertov, with both her name in holograph ink and a white owner label on the verso of the front wrapper. The first American appearance of Lorca's poem, originally published in "Romancero Gitano" ("Gypsy Ballads," 1928). Not to be confused with the 1974 edition (also Janus Press), issued in an edition of 300 copies. OCLC locates 24 copies, indicating that more than half of the print run is part of institutional holdings and thus no longer easily available to collectors. Light fading overall, and a small chip to the front wrapper, else Near Fine.

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        Nobel Prize Speech

      Viking Press 1962 - New York: Viking Press, 1962. First edition, first printing. Pamphlet text and cover in fine condition. Front cover off neatly, but no other tears or signs of wear. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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      London Jonathan Cape 1962 First Impression (no further printings noted). 8vo: 6],443,[1]pp. Publisher's red cloth, spine stamped in gilt (still brillant), top edge stained green; second-state dust jacket (with blurbs from four authors and the New York Times on back panel), illustrated by Germano Facetti and priced 21s. Almost Fine (faded top edge, spotted fore- and bottom edges), in about Fine jacket (dust-soiled back panel and spine-panel folds). (Time 100) Fine-

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        Ficciones [Fictions]

      London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1962 First Impression, translated from the Spanish. Edited and with an introduction by Anthony Kerrigan. 8vo: [6],7-174pp. Publisher's grey coarsely woven cloth, spine lettered in gilt, typographic dust jacket priced 21s. About Fine lightly read copy, square and tight with former owner's name neatly penned on front fly leaf; about Fine jacket, the fugitive pinks and yellows still vibrant, spine panel without usual heavy toning, lightly soiled back panel, very short closed tear to lower left front panel. A sharp copy of the uncommon British edition. Fine-

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        To Kill a Mockingbird (Original conceptual Pacific title card artwork for the trailer advertising the 1962 film)

      Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1962. Original Pacific Title hand painted artwork for the original trailer advertising the classic 1962 film. In the final trailer, Gregory Peck's name as the lead actor preceded this card, making this a slightly alternate draft of the design.14 x 20 inches. White gouache on stiff black illustration board. Very Good plus overall, with mounting pinholes at the corners and brief tape remnants on edges. Minor edge bumping and creasing on the lower edge, not affecting the artwork.

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        Vivre sa vie (Candid still photograph of Anna Karina on the set)

      Paris: Les Fils de la Pléiade, 1962. Vintage oversize black-and-white borderless single weight still press photograph, shot on location during the filming of the 1962 French film, featuring Anna Karina and two unknown extras in a brothel scene. Based on the novel "Où en est la prostitution" by Marcel Sacotte, who also contributed to the screenplay. Godard's least "intellectual" film is also one of his finest, a touching drama about a college-educated woman who drifts into prostitution out of boredom with the working world. The Criterion Collection: "Vivre sa vie" was a turning point for Godard and remains one of his most dynamic films, combining brilliant visual design with a tragic character study. The lovely Anna Karina, Godard's greatest muse, plays Nana, a young Parisian who aspires to be an actress but instead ends up a prostitute, her downward spiral depicted in a series of discrete tableaux of daydreams and dances. Featuring some of Karina and Godard's most iconic moment, from Karina's movie theater vigil with "The Passion of Joan of Arc" to her seductive pool-hall strut. A landmark of the French New Wave that still surprises at every turn. Set and shot in Paris. In a custom museum-quality frame, archivally mounted, with UV glass. 9.25 x 12 inches. Near Fine. Criterion Collection 512.

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        Sancti Beati a Liebana in Apocalypsin Codex Gerundensis. On half title: El Apocalipsis de Gerona; Die Apokalpyse von Gerona; The Apocalypse of Gerona; L'Apocalypse de Gérone.

      1962. 2 vols., 88 pp. critical text in Spanish, French, German, and English on the 10th-century commentary to the Apocalypse and on the Mozarabic illuminations, notes, num. text illustrations from drawings and photographs, complete reproduction of the voluminous codex, text and illuminated pages, with 37 of the plates in color. Folio. Text vol. 1/2 leather, plate vol. in leather simulating the medieval binding. Olten/Lausanne (Urs Graf) 1962. One of 680 copies.

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        The Colossus

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1962 - First Edition, First Printing with the words "FIRST AMERICAN EDITION" printed on the copyright page. A spectacular copy. This First Issue dustjacket is rich in color with NO chips or tears and has the publisher's $4.00 printed price present. The book is in amazing shape and appears UNREAD. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        The Spy Who Loved Me

      UK: Jonathan Cape, 1962. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. The Spy Who Loved Me by Ian Fleming First Edition Jonathan Cape 1962. No inscriptions, no marks, foxing or browning. Clean white edges, near fine in like first state dust jacket. Priced at 15s and with no sunning/toning or fading. Back cover still very much white.

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      London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. First UK Edition. First Impression, issued with a print run of 29,738 copies. Octavo (19.5cm); dark grey/brown cloth, with titling and stiletto design stamped in silver and in blind on spine and front cover; red endpapers; dustjacket; 221pp. Crown gently nudged, scattered foxing to upper edge of textblock, with previous owners name discreetly embossed to front endpaper and written neatly at upper margin of title page; clean throughout; Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced 15s. net), with faint crease at crown and a handful of foxed spots to rear panel; a bright, Near Fine example. Lovely copy of the tenth Bond book, and basis for the 1977 film adaptation starring Roger Moore in his third role as 007. Gilbert A10a(1.1); Hubin p.147.

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        BFGV62, Barragan Fortin Gancedo "Del Grupo de los Elefantes" - Vigo "D.C.

      [La Plata: Diagonal Cero], 1962. Folded corner to rear of glassine printed "Gancedo," else fine in envelope, near fine.. First Edition. Four folded octavo sheets, each with printed glassine cover sheet, all housed in printed envelope. Early issue related to the long running experimental poetry and mail art publication "Diagonal Cero" edited and printed by Edgardo Antonio Vigo in La Plata. Using the techniques of concrete poetry and wood block printing, Vigo created "cosas" (or things) he distributed by mail internationally to a network of friends, fans and sympathizers for his artistic and political protest platform. This issue announces the "Grupo de los Elefantes," (Group of Elephants) along with poets Lida Barragan, Raúl Fortín, and Omar Antonio Gancedo. OCLC locates only two copies. Spanish text.

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        Something Wicked This Way Comes

      Simon and Schuster, 1962. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Simon and Schuster, New York 1962. First Edition / First Printing. Stated First Printing, no additional printings. Cloth binding. Jacket priced at $4.95. Book Condition: Near Fine-, tight spine, light spots. Soft shelf wear, light spots at the endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, light shelf wear. Light age toning. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        Polytechnische Bildung und Erziehung in der DDR. Entwicklung, Erfahrungen, Probleme. (rde 144).

      Rowohlt 1962 Hamburg, - Taschenbuch in gutem Zustand. Altersbedingt sind die Seiten angegilbt. Leichte Gebrauchsspuren. var104/ror/144 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 400 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Olaf Roehder]
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        Nutshell Library

      Harper & Row Publishers, USA 1962 - Slipcase complete with no tears, scuffs on the corners and edges. scratch on the front of the slipcase that resulted in some surface removal. All four books signed by Maurice Sendak with to and date on each one. All four books are in excellent condition, don't look like they were hardly used, all with dust jackets. All four in excellent condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jans Collectables]
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        Der kleine Yang

      Altberliner Verlag Lucie Groszer, Berlin 1962 - Oblong Quarto (9 1/2 x 11 3/4"); block 9 1/2 x 8 1/2" as issued. Unpaginated, 18 leaves. Original black quarter cloth over illustrated boards with black and green lettering on cover. Title in Chinese characters printed to border strips of both inside covers. A story about the young Chinese boy Yang's adventures on his first day of Kindergarten. Beautifully illustrated with color lithographs throughout, eight of them double-paged. The text is written by Alfred Könner, editor at the Altberliner Verlag, after an idea and with illustrations by Helmut Rudolph (1900-1971, German actor in film, theater and television). The Altberliner Verlag was specialized in children's and adolescent literature and one of the few publishers during the GDR allowed to operate as a private business. It was founded in 1945 with permission of the Soviet Command and was the first postwar children's book publisher in Germany. The fully valid license was received in 1947. Text in German. Some wear along edges of binding with small chips at corners. Binding lightly rubbed with very light soiling. Barely starting at front free endpaper. Free endpapers lightly browned with brief inscription on inside front cover and name on front free endpaper. Three quarter inch closed tear at bottom of title page. Binding in overall good, interior in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The HOLY GOSPEL according to Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. With title-page in woodcut by Reynolds Stone and 114 woodengravings recut by Bruno Bramanti (the last eight by Italo Zetti)

      Verona: Officina Bodoni, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good +. Full burgandy morocco binding. Spine darkened but not brittle, boards lovely. Contents true fine, not a spec of foxing or soiing, just beautiful. TEG others uncut. The slipcase is strong VG+, very minor shelfwear only. A lovely copy with spine darkened and wear to the gilt on the spine, offered at a steep discount over a true fine copy. Price on this book is net to all.

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        THE COLOSSUS And Other Poems.

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1962. First American edition, first printing. First American edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original green cloth with dark green titles to the spine, the author?s initials blind stamped to the upper board, in dustwrapper. Red top-stain. An excellent near fine copy, the binding clean and square with a few millimetres of fading to the bottom of the spine. The contents are entirely complete, without previous owner?s inscriptions or stamps, with light offsetting to the front free endpaper otherwise clean and bright throughout. Complete with the original rubbed and nicked dustwrapper which has small chips to the spine and some toning and tea splashes to the rear panel. Inscribed by the author in black ink on the front free endpaper ?For Winifred & Garnett / with warmest / good wishes - / Sylvia / Court Green: 1962?. A rare and moving presentation copy, inscribed by Sylvia Plath to her friend and close confidant Winifred Davies. On moving to the ramshackle thatched house Court Green, North Tawton in September 1961, a pregnant Sylvia quickly formed a close friendship with the midwife who delivered her son Nicholas. Living only three houses away, Winifred was a constant support to Sylvia and also her mother Aurelia (who lodged with Winifred when visiting Sylvia during July and August 1962, and relied on Winifred for updates on Sylvia?s situation after returning to America). It was during this period ? from September 1961 to December 1962, that Sylvia wrote most of the Ariel poems and finished editing her novel The Bell Jar. When Sylvia and the children moved to London in December 1962, Winifred?s son Garnett lived close by, visiting on several occasions, the last in early February for a lunch invitation, to be informed on arrival that Sylvia had died three days before. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        The international Avant-Garde 3. With 20 original etchings by various artists

      Galleria Schwartz Milano 1962 - The international Avant-Garde 3. Russoli, Franco. Galleria Shwartz, Milano 1962. Volume 3 of the series: “The International Avant-Garde”, includes twenty original etchings chosen by Tristan Sauvage, editor of the series, for this volume. Limited edition 100 numbered copies in handmade paper by Papeteries de Rives, with all etchings signed and numbered by the following artists: N. Abe, G. Biasi, Bona, A. Cardenas, Chinn Yuen-Yuei, S. Dangelo, O. Fahlstroem, J. Herold, J. Langlois, E.L.T. Mesens, E. Paolozzi, A. Pomodoro, B. Quentin, K.N. Reddy, P. Revel, M. Rotella, Y. Tabuchi, Takis, Tancredi, C. Viseux. Text in Italian, French and English. Condition: Fine complete of slipcase Note: The International Anthology of Contemporary Engraving Includes the following series: The Forerunners of the Avant-Garde and The International Avent-Garde (7 Volumes) and The Contemporaries (Volumes of Monography) MORE PICTURES ON REQUEST [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Where Witchcraft Lives.


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        The Centurions

      E.P. Dutton & Company 1962 - First American Edition, First Printing. Very Good+, in a Good dust jacket. Faint spotting and light wear to side edge of page block. Cloth is edge worn and lightly soiled, with a small area of sunning corresponding to a chip in the dust jacket. The dust jacket shows edge wear, chipping, rubbing and soiling, with a chip missing from the bottom of the front panel; Chips and tears to the spine panel with mending tissue repairs from the verso; Split to bottom of spine fold. Rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        SET Of "OUR BIG BOOK" CARDS. Sally, Dick, and Jane; Think-and-Do Book; Fun with Our Family....

      [Chicago]: [Scott Foresman], [1962]. 16 cards printed recto and verso. 13 leaves with full-size color illustrations to each side; 3 leaves (all from the Think-and-Do cards) of b/w illustrations in two panels to each side. Most 19-1/4" x 20-1/2"; final 3 leaves 20-1/2" x 19-1/4" Light toning and minor wear; slight creasing to corners of some cards; minor occasional soil. VG or better overall....

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        Mozart. Briefe und Aufzeichnungen. Gesamtausgabe. Herausgegeben von der Internationalen Stiftung Mozarteum Salzburg. Gesammelt und erla?utert von Wilhelm A. Bauer und Otto Erich Deutsch. Complete in 7 volumes

      Basel London New York : Ba?renreiter Kassel, 1962 - 1975. First Edition. Very good copies all in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and dust-toned as with age, with shadow-staining to some boards. Remains quite a well-preserved set overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Physical description; 7 Bd. : plat., fac., music ; 24 cm. V1- 534p. V2 - 555p. V3 - 631. V4 -539p. V5 - 631p. V6 - 728p. V7 -645p. Notes; COMPLETE in 7 VOLUMES. Includes commentary and index. Contents; v. 1. 1755-1776 - v. 2. 1777-1779 - v. 3. 1780-1786 - v. 4. 1787-1857 - v. 5. Kommentar 1/2 - v. 6. Kommentar 3/4 - v. 7. Register. Subject; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 1756-1791 - Correspondence - Biography. Composers - Austria - Correspondence- Biography. Other names; Bauer, Wilhelm Adolf. Deutsch, Otto Erich 1883-1967. Eibl, Joseph Heinz. Internationale Stiftung, Mozarteum Salzburg.

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        Silent Spring

      Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1962. First edition. Octavo, original green cloth. Signed by Rachel Carson on the half title page. Small name on the front free endpaper, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with some rubbing to the spine. A very nice example. In the late 1950s, Carson turned her attention to conservation, especially environmental problems that she believed were caused by synthetic pesticides. The result was Silent Spring, which brought environmental concerns to the American public. "Her book is a cry to the reading public to help curb private and public programs which by use of poisons will end by destroying life on earth. ... Miss Carson, with the fervor of an Ezekiel, is trying to save nature and mankind" (The New York Times). Silent Spring "became a runaway bestseller, with international reverberations It is well crafted, fearless and succinct Even if she had not inspired a generation of activists, Carson would prevail as one of the greatest nature writers in American letters" (Mattheissen, Time).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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      New York: The Viking Press. 1962. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Very Good original dust jacket. Price clipped jacket. Jacket and book are both first state -- first state dust jacket with the Kerouac blurb and the unrevised text and in the book on page 9 the uncorrected reference to the "fool Red Cross woman and and with "It's the plump Red Cross woman named Gwen-doe-lin, with the blond hair the patients are always arguing about." on pp. 85-86.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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        One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

      New York: The Viking Press, 1962. First Edition. Very Good. First Edition, first printing; first issue, with "that fool Red Cross woman" on page 9, lines 12-13; and "Red Cross woman named Gwen-doe-lin" on page 86; orange topstain faded a bit. Near Fine in a Near Fine first issue dust jacket, with price of $4.95 intact and blurb from Jack Kerouac at the bottom of the front flap. Several tiny spots to cloth. Gentle reading wear to pages, with a few creased corners; soiling to rear free end paper. The dust jacket has a bit of uneven fading and light rubbing. A very nice example of the first issue.

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        Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte aller Zeiten und Völker. 3., unveränderte Auflage. 5 Bde. u. Erg.-Bd. in 6 Bänden.

      München-Berlin, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1962. - Gesuchte maßgebliche Ausgabe, umfassend den Zeitraum von der Antike bis 1880. - „This is one of the best sources of medical biography up to 1880, with useful bibliographical notes. A revised edition, incorporating a revision of Pagel, was completed in 1935 and reprinted, Munich, 1962" (Garrison/Morton 6716). - Einbände tlw. etw.angestaubt u. fleckig, sonst gutes Exemplar. - ge Gewicht in Gramm: 5000 4°. Mit zahlr. Abbildungen auf Tafeln. OLwd.-Bde. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A Clockwork Orange.

      First edition. Heinemann, London, 1962. (8), 196 pp. Publisher's black cloth with dust jacket. Owner's book-plate on paste-down endpaper, else fine. Condition Near Fine to Fine. Spine of dust jacket just slightly faded, upper corner of rear panel slightly creased and with two 1cm tears, verso of dust jacket just slightly soiled at spine. Condition VG+ to Near Fine.. An indeed rather presentable copy of this late 20th century classic. First printing of the first edition in black cloth and original price of 16 shilling at lower edge of the dust jacket's front flap

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        Gambit (A Nero Wolfe Novel)

      The Viking Press, New York 1962 - Blue cloth boards with red lettered spine.Two corners lightly bumped and edges of boards lightly sunned. Dust jacket with a few scratches to the rear panel, light creasing around the edges but overall a nice clean copy in a very good dust jacket. Inscribed in the year of publication on the flyleaf, "10/5/62. To Ed- with love- Rex." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Phantom Tollbooth

      UK: Collins. London, Collins, 1962. First edition and first impression. A near fine copy. Some bumping to the jacket edges, one large tear to the lower edge. Some toning. Owner's name and date to front endpaper recto. A nice copy of a wonderful book. . Near Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1962.

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        Effet de l'induction enzymatique sur le taux de synthèse d'un RNA messager spécifique chez E. coli

      Extrait des Comptes rendus des seances de l - First separate edition. Offprint. Original wrappers. Very good, little creased. Rare. Extrait des Comptes rendus des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. t. 255. p. 2303-2305, seance du 29 octobre 1962. Pagination not carried over: pp 1-3. * Quality, Value, Experience. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Second Tree from the Corner

      New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1962. As. Hardcover. Very Good. Inscribed by E. B. White (1899-1985) to his wife, Katharine S. White (1892-1977) in ink on the first free endpaper: "With love to my modern classical wife/KSW/from/EBW." Always the humorist, White is referring to this special edition, "Harper's Modern Classics." White's 19th book, "The Second Tree from the Corner" was published two years after the enormous success of "Charlotte's Web." Katharine S. White was the longtime fiction editor at The New Yorker where she met E.B. White in the late 1920s; they were married in 1929. From the Estate of Joel (1930-1997) & Allene White. First Harper's Modern Classics Edition. xii, 266, [2] pp. 8vo. Red cloth boards with titling to cover board and spine. Spine has just a hint of sunning. Clean and crisp within. Encased in a fitted mylar dust jacket. This edition includes a biographical essay by W. W. Watt. [Hall A19].

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