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        One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

      London: Methuen & Co. Ltd,, 1962. A Novel. Octavo. Original maroon cloth, spine with lettering in silver and small pictorial design in light blue. With the dust jacket. Spine ends slightly bumped, edges uniformly toned. An excellent copy in a jacket with lightly tanned spine, mildly rubbed extremities, and the price crossed out with black marker. First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US in the same year. Unlike many copies of this edition the copyright slug on the verso of the title has not been inked-out; pages 35-6 and 85-6 cancelled as usual.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book

      - New York: Random House, (1962). First edition. 4to. Younger & Hirsch 20. A handsome copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Darren Winston, Bookseller, SNEAB]
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        Le centodue parole

      Roma: L'Esperienza Moderna, 1962. Prima ed. di 50 es. numerati e firmati dagli A.. quartini sciolti in camicia e custodia in carta marmorizzarta (loose as issued in original chemise and slip-case). Ottimo (Fine). cm 25 x 25. Con sei litografie a colori originali di Achille Perilli (cm 25 x 25) Cinque quartini sciolti. Esemplare stampato su carta Fabriano dallo studio tipografico B. S. per le edizioni de L'Esperienza Moderna. Le litografie sono state tirate da Bulla in Roma. Es. 15 [Di Castro, 1992]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Come Detta Dentro Vo Significando. Original Maquette

      1962. MATTA, Sébastian. Come Detta Dentro Vo Significando. Folio, loose as issued, in cloth chemise and slipcase. Lausanne: Éditions Meyer, 1962. |~||~||~| This is part of the original maquette (comprising 1 double-page, 11 full-page and 4 small etchings) with drawings, proofs and a number of notes by Matta to the printer directing him to alter colours or strengthen bite, etc. There are a number of compositional differences between the proofs in this maquette and the final version in the published work. One of the artist's most important books, this series of coloured etchings prove Matta to be the true heir of the first generation of surrealists. Sabatier, L'Oeuvre Gravé de Matta 72-83.

      [Bookseller: Ursus Rare Books]
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        Fetes Galantes - La Bonne Chanson - Romances sans Paroles (illus. Salvat)

      Bibliophiles du Faubourg, Paris 1962 - Paris. Les Bibliophiles du Faubourg. 1962.133pp. With 15 coloured lithograph illustrations by Francois Salvat, of which 3 are double page spreads. Limited edition of 150 copies - this copy # 106 'imprimé pour M. Paul WAENDENDRIES'. Unbound , as issued, in illustrated wraps, cloth-backed sleeve and matching slipcase. The spine and edges of the moire effect sleeve and slipcase have sun-faded from tan to orange; they are otherwise unblemished, as are the contents of this attractive edition.

      [Bookseller: Valier Illustrated Books]
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        Non loin du soleil, de la lune et des etoiles.

      Original-Farblithographie 1962/1963. Ca. 65 x 47,5 cm (Darstellung); ca. 74 x 55 cm (Papierformat).. . Arntz 346. Nr. 23 von 100 numerierten und signierten Exemplaren. Auf kräftigem chamoisfarbenen BFK Rives mit dem Verlegerwasserzeichen "L'Oeuvre Gravee" und dem Trockenstempel. Am Passepartoutausschnitt gebräunt, rückseitig leicht gebräunt und mit alten Montagespuren.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Rainer Schlicht]
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        Quantities

      Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press. (1962). First. First edition, hardcover issue. Fine in slightly age-toned, else fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by the poet to publisher Coburn Britton, utilizing the printed title on the half-title page: "Huge [Quantities] of respect and love for Coburn from Richard with these first, like spirits. 12/62." Howard's first book, and exceptionally uncommon in this limited hardcover format. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Colossus and Other Poems

      New York: Knopf, 1962. First American edition. Cloth. About Fine/Very Good. 8vo, 83 pp. Minor discoloration to endpapers, otherwise internally fine. Jacket very lightly rubbed at edges, with light dustsoiling and one tiny faint stain to bottom of rear panel; slight tanning to edges of flaps.

      [Bookseller: Passages Bookshop]
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        A Wrinkle in Time

      Farrar Strauss & Cudahy 1962 - First Edition, First Printing. An attractive First Issue dustjacket that is rich in color with NO chips or tears with some repair. This original First Issue dustjacket has the $3.25 printed price present on the front flap with NO Caldecott sticker present. The book is in very good condition with some light staining and wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        The Magic Flute

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. (1962). First. First edition, trade issue. Illustrated by Warren Chappell. Oblong quarto. Decorated cloth. Slight foxing, else fine in near very good dustwrapper with several tears and tiny nicks. Signed by Updike. Adapted by Updike from musical themes of Mozart. The scarcer of the two issues (there was also an unjacket library issue) of the author's scarcest children's book. Uncommon signed. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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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. **Free domestic or international shipping with direct order.

      [Bookseller: Laurence McGilvery]
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        Tender is the Night

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1962. Octavo (195 x 135 mm). Contemporary red half morocco, spine gilt in compartments, red cloth sides ruled in gilt, top edge gilt. Binding a little rubbed at extremities, one small chip to foot of spine, margins of contents very faintly toned. An excellent copy. A handsomely bound copy of Fitzgerald's classic novel, which was originally published in 1933.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Industry Map of Portland and Vicinity

      San Francisco, Calif.: Southern Pacific Railroad, 1962. Map. Blueprint. 31.5 x 133 inches. Scale 1 inch = 1000 feet. April, 1955, revised to Feb., 1962. With index to industries showing names and location.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        L'après-midi de monsieur Andesmas

      First edition, one of 120 numbered copies on pure wire, the only major papers. Autograph signature of the author on the half-title page. Very nice copy. Gallimard Paris 1962 12x19,5cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Djamila Boupacha

      Original, one of 125 numbered copies on pure wire, only large paper edition.Iconography.Beautiful specimen. Gallimard Paris 1962 14,5x21cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        L'attente l'oubli

      First edition, one of 30 numbered copies on pure wire, the only major papers.Beautiful specimen. Gallimard Paris 1962 12x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Le jour le plus long

      New edition of the French translation printed on the occasion of the film adaptation of this important text on landing of June 6, 1944.Rare autograph signature of the author.Iconography.Some angular scratches on covers, full copy of the prayer insert. Robert Laffont Paris 1962 15,5x24cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        L'après-midi de monsieur Andesmas

      First edition, one of 120 numbered copies on pure wire, the only major papers. Autograph signature of the author on the half-title page. Back slightly past harmless, nice copy. Gallimard Paris 1962 12,5x19,5cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Cahiers de l'Herne Georges Bernanos

      First edition, one of 100 copies on fine paper numbered luxury only large paper. Our copy is complete the 3 original lithographs by R. Bro, C. and S. Lacoudre of Turville justified and signed by the artists. Contributions of G. Bernanos, F. Mallet-Joris, J. Paulhan, F. Poulenc, R. Poulet, P. Soupault Rebatet L., C. Morgan ... A small tear at the top of the back, otherwise good copy. L'Herne Paris 1962 23x28cm en feuilles

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Le cordon ombilical

      Edition of current paper. Touching autograph signed by the author Georges Simenon and his wife. Nice copy. Plon Paris 1962 14,5x20cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Carnets. Mai 1935 - Février 1942

      First Edition, one of 90 numbered copies on Holland print head. Bound in half red morocco, spine with five nerves, flat marbled, endpapers and contreplats paper bowl, cover and spine preserved, golden head on witnesses, elegant binding signed P. Goy & C. Vilaine. Nice copy all well established margins. Gallimard Paris 1962 12,5x19,5cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Ipcress File Signed Michael Caine

      UK: Hodder & Stoughton, 1962. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. The Ipcress File by Len Deighton First Edition Signed Michael Caine Autograph Hodder & Stoughton 1962. No foxing or browning, gift inscription (dated Christmas 1962) to fep. Covers VG+ in price clipped original first state dust jacket (without reviews) with fraying to edges. SIGNED BY MICHAEL CAINE on loosely inserted film still.

      [Bookseller: Brought to Book Ltd]
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        Catch-22

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1962 First English edition, first printing. Publisher's bright red cloth, lettered in gilt; in the original first issue green dust jacket designed by Germano Facetti, lettered in black, gray and white. Fine book; unclipped dust jacket, with a hint of rubbing to the spine head, else fine. A bright and attractive copy of the author's best-known novel. Considered one of the greatest novels of the 21st century, Catch-22 is a satirical text that tells the story of United States Air Force Captain John Yossarian during World War II. Heller coined the term "Catch-22," or a paradoxical situation in which a problematic situation's solution is inherently denied by the nature of the problem. In this novel, the Catch-22 is Yossarian's enrollment in the Army; in order to be discharged, a soldier must be proven insane, but, by completing the discharge application, one essentially proves his or her own sanity. Based on Heller's own experience in the Air Corps, Catch-22 combines realistic depictions of war scenes with satirical paradoxes that border on the unreal. As Orville Prescott agrees in his 1961 review for The New York Times, "Catch-22 is realistic in its powerful accounts of bombing missions with men screaming and dying and planes crashing. But most of Mr. Heller's story rises above mere realism and soars into the stratosphere of satire, grotesque exaggeration, fantasy, farce and sheer lunacy.". 1st English Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        Typed Letter Signed. WITH: Author! Author!

      New York: Simon and Schuster. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Typed letter signed with excellent literary content discussing Rex Stout and Raymond Chandler; with a first edition of Wodehouse's Author! Author! The letter, dated August 12, 1962 and typed on Wodehouse's Remsenburg, New York stationery, reads: "Dear Mr. Daniels. Thank you so much for your letter. I am so glad you liked Author! Author! It was great fun to write. I agree with you about Rex Stout. I think he is one of the best. I never get tired of Archie and Nero Wolfe. Have you seen that book Raymond Chandler Speaking? It is very good. It's just extracts from his letters to various people. He was at the same school as me in England - Dulwich College - but he went there five years after I had left and I never met him. I always thought he wrote beautifully. Yours sincerely [signed] P.G. Wodehouse Author! Author! is a collection of Wodehouse's letters to his good friend William Townend, with additional commentary by Wodehouse. It is an expanded version of his 1953 book (published in the UK), Performing Flea. Letter: One page (6x7 in.), with original envelope. Fold in center, otherwise fine. Author! Author!: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1962. Octavo, original half cloth over paper boards, original dust jacket. Book fine, dust jacket with fading to spine (as usual).

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        John F. Kennedy ( Official White House Postcard)

      A wonderful gold embossed card 3x5 with the Presidential Seal at the top.' The President and Mrs.Kennedy extend their warm wishes.' Sent in 'White House' envelope 25 June 1962 with a 4 cent Project Mercury stamp

      [Bookseller: Bob Lemkowitz ]
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        The Old Man's Boy Grows Older

      London: Hamish Hamilton. (1962). First. Stated second impression (of the English edition). Bottom corners a little bumped else near fine in a bit tired, good plus dustwrapper with a modest external tape repair, some soiling, nicks and tears. Nicely Inscribed by the author on the half-title: "For Beth who has made the old man's boy grow younger -- Love, Bob." A book which, along with the first book in the series (The Old Man and the Boy), has assumed something like cult status for its nostalgic reminiscences of a North Carolina boyhood and the influence of a gruff old grandfather. Ruark's inscriptions are very uncommon. .

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

      University of Chicago Press, 1962-12-01 Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1962. 202 p.  First edition, first printing. Good+ in Good+ original dust jacket. Ex-library copy with card pocket at rear, call number mark near foot of jacket, wear to paste downs, stamp on title page and top edge. Clean text and sturdy binding, gilt lettering quite strong. Jacket price intact ($3.95), fading to yellow on spine panel, light wear. A solid copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks 1768-1771

      Sydney: Angus and Robertson for the Trustees of the Public Library of N.S.W., 1962. Two volumes, octavo, fine set with dust-jackets. The best scholarly edition. Indispensable scholarly reference to Banks' life and work. Profusely illustrated, with 18 colour and 80 monochrome natural history and scenic plates by Sidney Parkinson, official illustrator for the voyage, with 5 appendices of documents and lengthy annotations.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        THE SPY WHO LOVED ME

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1962. First edition, first impression. Original black cloth with blind-stamped dagger, the blade in silver to upper board, titles in silver to the spine, in dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, just a little dustiness to the text block edges, the contents clean and without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the better than very good lightly rubbed and nicked dustwrapper which has a few light marks to the rear panel and a little darkening at the spine. Not price-clipped (15s net to the front flap). 29,738 copies printed. [Gilbert A10a (1.1).]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 SPY WHO LOVED ME (UNCORRECTED PROOF)

      JONATHAN CAPE 1962 - UNCORRECTED PROOF THE SPY WHO LOVED ME FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING BY IAN FLEMING DEFINITION OF AN UNCORRECTED PROOF: In publishing jargon, a proof is the preliminary iteration of a book, intended for a limited audience. Its purpose is to allow for final edits. The proofs can also help to build and maintain buzz about a book before its official release date, generate some early reviews and have potential readers eager to get their hands on the title. A galley proof or uncorrected proof may still have errors or areas open to change. It is generally bound differently than the final product, often only spiral-bound, and missing much of the polish of the eventual published version, opting instead for plain, often coarse paper. Inclusion of proposed publication information (date, price, etc.) can also be included. Usually the proof consists of text only, and is devoid of any art or illustration that may be present in the final published version. If a book is successful and does well upon final publication, or if it goes out-of-print early but develops a fan-base or cult following, an uncorrected proof can become a valuable prize for collectors. Part of the appeal is their scarcity, and the fact that they will sometimes have slightly different text from the final piece. (Beth Carswell, ABE BOOKS) Jonathan Cape, London, 1962 Very good condition in printed green soft wraps. Rubbing to spine and outer edges, with light creasing (obviously well loved and no doubt was passed about for review). However the binding is firm, the end papers and internal pages are clean, with just a few faded scattered stains. The book has no writing, no owner names, and only a few scant soft corner creased pages. Most of the uncorrected proofs were printed up in very small quantities of about 500 pieces. A most unique gift and a scarce addition to a James Bond collection. ADDITIONAL IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Please see our Abe store for other Fleming/Bond titles [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meier And Sons Rare Books]
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        Barocchetto genovese. Milano: Martello,1962.

      - In-folio, pp. 15 + 218 ill. fot. a col. eseguite da Renato Gasparini su 119 tavv. Leg. edit. p. tl. granata con tit. e fregio tip. oro impressi al piatto, tit. e marca edit. oro impressi al ds., sovr. lucida bianca ill. con fot. a col. raffigurante poltrona barocca eseguita da Gasparini, tit. nero al piatto, tit. e marca edit. neri al ds. Lievi ingialliture e minimi strappetti alla sovr., sporadiche fioriture in esemplare su carta lucida. Dalla nota editoriale: «Quest’opera non vuol essere un’arida rassegna di antiquariato, ma rievoca l’opera, la genialità e il buon gusto dei «bancalari», artefici di quel mobilio che, in quell’aureo periodo che va dal 1720 al 1760, raggiunse valori così alti e puri, di linea, di invenzione, di materia, da meritare il nome d’arte senza alcun attributo limitativo». Available on request description in English / La description des livres en français est à disposition sur demande / Se envían descripciones de libros a pedida. Arte

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        Dizionario illustrato dei pittori, disegnatori e incisori italiani moderni e contemporanei (4 volumi)

      Leonilde M. Patuzzi Editore, Milano 1962 - All'interno tavole in bianco e nero e a colori.Volume I: Artisti A-CVolume II: Artisti D-LVolume III: M-QVolume IV: R-Z Numero di tavole: 0 pp.2122 altezza 0 larghezza 0 Esemplare in molto buone condizioni. Volume I: Sovraccoperta con macchie di polvere, piccoli strappi ai tagli inferiore e superiore della prima di copertina e sul dorso. Segni d'usura lungo i bordi. Volume II: Sovraccoperta con macchie di polvere e segni d'usura lungo dorso e bordi. Volume III: Sovraccoperta con macchie di polvere, piccoli strappi al taglio inferiore del dorso e della quarta di copertina, segni d'usura lungo dorso e bordi. Volume IV: Sovraccoperta con macchie di polvere, piccoli strappi al taglio superiore della prima e della quarta di copertina, piccolo strappo al taglio inferiore del dorso e segni d'usura lungo dorso e bordi. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Di Mano in Mano Soc. Coop]
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        Fuck You / A Magazine of the Arts: Number 2, April '62.

      Ed Sanders,, NY: 1962 - First edition (paperback). Small chip along the fore edge of the front cover, minor wear and soiling to covers, else very good in oversize stapled wraps. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company. (1962). First. First edition. Small, faint stamp of Roland A. Wobbe (the bibliographer of Graham Greene), on the front fly and top and bottom page edges, and some foxing on the endpapers, very good in about very good dustwrapper with several short tears and nicks. Laid in is a Typed Post Card Signed ("Dick") to Wobbe dated in 1965, offering to recommend him to the "Placement Office", "...and of course I'll say good things about your work" and "Tell Jim Goldwasser the same applies to him..." Somewhat cryptically he ends with "Am still waging the battle of Iwo Jima, but the smoke is beginning to clear a little." .

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

      Milano: Grafica Uno, 1962. Prima ed. di 80 es. numerati e firmati dall'A.. ril mezza pelle, custodia (half-leather binding, slip-case). Ottimo (Fine). 8vo (cm 22,5x25). Dedica e firma autografe dell'Artista all'Autore (Inscribed and signed by the Artist to the Autor). Poesie di Sanesi con 5 acqueforti acquetinte originali a colori, firmate, di Marialuisa De Romans (cm 14,5x11) Il primo libro della stamperia milanese di Giorgio Upiglio. Carta C.M. Fabriano. Testo impresso delle Grafiche Gaiani. Esemplare n. 7 [Gambetti, 2007: "cartella rara e preziosa"]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        THE ALEXANDRIA QUARTET Justine, Balthazar, Mountolive and Clea

      London: Faber and Faber. 1962. First single volume edition. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Limited to 500 copies. Bound in the publisher?'s orange boards, with original acetate and black and gold slipcase. A fine copy, with the slightest of fading to the spine. Housed in a purpose-made folding box. The author had always intended the Alexandria Quartet to be read as one novel. This printing also allowed him to correct and amend the text of the first editions.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        ON HER MAJESTY’S SECRET SERVICE Inscribed Presentation Copy of the first edition together with the marked up Uncorrected Proof Copy

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1962 & 1963. First edition, first printing together with the Uncorrected Proof Copy. The first an inscribed presentation copy. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good copy, in the very good rubbed and nicked original dustwrapper. Not price-clipped. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper ?"To Aubrey / who wrote some of it! / From Ian?". The uncorrected proof copy; bound in the publisher?'s original card covers, in dustwrapper. A very good copy in the very good rubbed and nicked oversized proof dustwrapper which differs considerably from the published version. Laid in is a typed letter from Jonathan Cape chairman Michael Howard to Aubrey Forshaw. Dated 10th December 1962, it reads, ?"I finally got Ian to adopt a more intelligible variant of the offending back axle passage in O. H. M. S. S. and I have checked that all the literals you marked have been corrected in the press proof. I have an idea you said you wanted your proof back and therefore return it herewith...?" Provenance: Aubrey Forshaw, Managing Director of Pan Books, publisher of the James Bond novels in paperback and Ian Fleming?'s expert for technical information concerning James Bond?'s cars. It was in this respect that he was asked by Fleming to read the proof of On Her Majesty?'s Secret Service and correct any errors. ?"The offending back axle passage?" referred to in Michael Howard?'s letter appears on page 23, with Aubrey?'s corrections in pencil to the margins. Further corrections, suggestions and typographical errors appear in the margins elsewhere, all of which are adopted to the first edition text. An outstanding presentation and association, and genuine working manuscript of the tenth James Bond novel.

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        Lord of Thunder

      Harcourt, Brace, and World, 1962. First. Hard Cover. Used; Good/Good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR VERY RARE SIGNED FIRST EDITION. Some foxing and small tears (tape-repaired) to DJ; last page has been repaired by pasting the last paragraph onto the bottom. A fairly early novel from the recently deceased, prolific and much beloved author.

      [Bookseller: Books Music Videos 4 U]
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        Cover Her Face

      London, Faber and Faber,, 1962. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in royal blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first impression. The author's scarce first book, introducing Detective Inspector Dalgliesh.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Industry Map of Oakland, Hayward and Vicinity, California

      San Francisco, Calif.: Southern Pacific Company, 1962. Map. Blueline print. 31 x 139 inches. Map from Bay Bridge to Hayward, including Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, San Leandro, and Hayward. Index of Industries with approximately 1500 entries, listed alphabetically. Scale: 1 inch = 1000 feet.

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        BIBLIOGRAFIA DE LA LITERATURA HISPANICA. Instituto Miguel de Cervantes. Vols. I a XIV (completo).

      CSIC, Madrid 1962 - 14 vols. en 15 tomos 25x17'5. Tela edit. con sobrecubs. 1962-1984

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        EGYPTIAN ASTRONOMICAL TEXTS: II. The Ramesside Star Clocks

      Brown University Press / Lund Humpries, 1962, Hardcover, Book Condition: Perfect Condition, First EditionSize: 28cm x 38cm, [x] - 78 pages, 67 plates, some folding. The cover, the inside pages and all the plates are in perfect condition, unmarked, clean and tight, as new. Scarce. Photos available upon request. 3,5 kg, Livre

      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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        Silent Spring

      Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company,, 1962. Drawings by Lois and Louis Darling. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt, patterned endpapers, top edge yellow. With the dust jacket. Blank bookplate to front pastedown, ownership stamp to half-title. Spine ends and corners slightly rubbed, edges toned. En excellent copy in a price-clipped, lightly rubbed jacket with minor chipping to top of front panel and a few small creases and nicks to spine ends. First edition, first impression. Carson, a nature writer and Editor-in-Chief for the Fish & Wildlife service, had long been concerned about the widespread use of DDT and other pesticides, but lack of interest from magazine publishers led her to put aside her idea for expose. When the book finally appeared in 1962, only a year before her death, its great strength was not in presenting new information ?- most of the data she included was already known to the scientific community ?- but in making the information accessible to non-scientists and instilling a sense of fear and urgency in the public. Not only an indictment of DDT, her book challenged the very foundations of post-war modernity and western capitalism, and forced humans to reconsider their relationship to the world around them.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        THE DROWNED WORLD

      Victor Gollancz Ltd, London 1962 - Octavo, boards. "A marvelous culmination of the long British tradition of disaster stories." - Barron (ed.): Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4-37. Scarce. Fine in fine price-clipped dust jacket. (2102) First British and First hardcover edition [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr, Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Barry Goldwater: Freedom Is His Flight Plan

      New York: Fleet Publishing Corporation. (1962). First. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper with a couple of tiny tears. Inscribed by Goldwater to the great boxing champion: "To the Gene Tunneys with respect and admiration. Barry Goldwater." .

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