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        Henri's Walk to Paris

      William R. Scott, Young Scott Books 1962 - Scarce First Edition of this noted title illustrated and designed by Saul Bass, considered by many to be the greatest graphic designer of all time. This was his only children's book in collaboration with librarian, Klein. Decorative cloth with small stain on corner of front cover. Interior is tight, bright and unmarked. Un-clipped ($3.75) jacket has dampstain along flap folds. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Smarty Pants Books]
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        Night of the Iguana

      New Directions, New York 1962 - Long galleys. A bit of wear to the last sheet with a short ink notation and some dampstaining to the last few leaves but not affecting the text, near fine. Presumably only a handful of copies would have been prepared for the use of the author and publisher. From the library of Edwin Erbe, Director of Publicity for New Directions.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        All My Pretty Ones (Inscribed)

      Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. Cloth backed boards in dustwrapper. 8vo. 68 pp. First edition of the poet's uncommon second book (First Printing stated).A handsome very good copy in bright and unfaded dustwrapper with some stray scuffs to the rear panel. This copy has been INSCRIBED by the poet on the first title page. The author seldom signed or inscribed her early books.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A. ]
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        The Reivers - SIGNED Limited Edition

      Random House, New York, 1962, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Signed Limited Edition, Signed By AuthorNear fine, without dust jacket as issued, in a near fine publisher's acetate dust jacket. Number 125 of 500 copies printed and signed by the author on the limitation page. Slight rubbing to the top and bottom of the spine edges, else near fine in all respects, Book

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        Stand Still Like The Hummingbird!

      New Directions, New York 1962 - Folded uncorrected long galleys printed rectos only. A little age-toning to the outside galley and a small tear to one leaf, else near fine. Prepared for the author and publisher's use, this is one of what must be only a handful of copies; we've never seen another. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        A Clockwork Orange - SIGNED

      Heinemann, London, 1962, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, 1st UK Edition, Signed By AuthorFirst issue binding, with black boards, and first issue jacket with wide flaps and a price of 16s. Very Good or better in a partially restored dust jacket that now presents as Near Fine. Signed by the author on a 4" square piece of paper laid in. The text block is browned and soiled as are portions of the pages. The first few pages have a pressed outline from the front board paste down. Portions of the jacket have been professionally restored as follows: The front flap where the price of 16s appears; the bottom two inches of the spine; the rear flap fold and a portion of the rear flap itself. None of this restoration is evident from the outside of the jacket, and it presents as Near Fine.From the library of noted collector Larry Owens, Book

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        The Spy Who Loved Me.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1962 - Octavo. Original dark grey boards, spine lettered in silver, dagger design to front board in silver and blind, red endpapers. With the dust jacket. Spine cocked; an excellent copy in the jacket that has a slightly soiled rear panel. First edition, first impression. The tenth James Bond book. In many ways this is one of the most ambitious of Fleming's Bond books. It purports to be the first hand testimony of a 23 year-old Canadian woman with whom Bond has an ill-fated affair. In time-honoured literary tradition Fleming claims to have been sent Michel's manuscript account of which he is merely the editor. Michel therefore gets a spurious credit as co-author on the title page. This novel is the only Bond book to be written in the first person. Not common in such nice condition. Gilbert A10a (1.1).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Tin Drum - SIGNED

      Pantheon, New York, 1962, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First American Edition., Signed By AuthorNear fine in an equally fine dust jacket. SIGNED by the author on the half title page. Corners just a tad bumped, jacket a trifle soiled, else near fine in all respects. A beautiful copy from the library of noted collector Larry Owens, Book

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        OREILLES GARDEES

      Paris: PAB (P. A. Benoit), 1962. - Quarto, 36pp. Illustrated wrappers. Contains 13 illustrations by Dubuffet, printed in heavy black ink. Benoit's text has been printed using striking and unusual typography. One of 300 copies signed by the publisher/author. A fine copy. Les Livres Realises par P. A. Benoit, 1942-1971, 413. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN. Signed.

      The Dial Press, New York 1962 - First Edition Inscribed by Edward Abbey on the front free endpaper. 'To John, Since you're almost in this book, I hope you like it. Ed, April 10, 1982'. A fine copy in 1/4 red cloth over yellow paper covered boards, black titles in an essentially fine bright, fresh pictorial dustwrapper. 8vo. 211 pp. Adapted into the 1981 television film with Buddy Ebsen and Ron Howard. A beautiful copy of Abbey's third novel. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN

      The Dial Press, New York 1962 - His third book and his first to present the ecological and environmental themes that would come to dominate his later writings. Minor soiling to the yellow boards. Dustwrapper has some soiling and wear to flap and spine folds and two short closed tears to the front panel. About Fine in a bright, Near Fine dustwrapper [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Fire on the Mountain

      New York: The Dial Press, 1962. 211 p. First edition, first printing. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Film studio's bookplate on front end paper, a bit of scuffing to boards and exposed tips. Jacket has wear spots along spine panel, dampstain to verso of head with a nick there as well. Price intact ($3.95). Nice condition overall.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Acceptance Speech The Nobel Prize For Literature, 1962 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      New York: Viking. Fine+. 1962. First Edition; First Printing. Pamphlet. A stunning Special Limited Edition of 3,200 copies/First Printing in Very Fine condition; Steinbeck's acceptance speech for the Nobel Prize for Literature on Dec. 10, 1962 in Stockholm in which he chastizes Mankind for his assumption of God-like power, warns of the responsibilities thereof, and praises literature as the mode of communication best suited for peaceful solutions .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        A BOOK OF JOY. + A BOOK OF BEAUTY. + A BOOK OF DELIGHTS. An Anthology of Words and pictures compiled by John Hadfield.

      Vista Books. London.,1962/3 - THREE VOLUMES. Large 8vo. (8.1 x 6.1 inches). Book of Joy is a First Collected edition, the other two are reprints. Each volume illustrated throughout with 64 illustrations, many in full colour. A fine, clean set which have been finely bound, by Zaehnsdorf of London, in full green, brown and blue morocco. Spines with raised bands, each with gilt piping along the ridge. Compartments ruled and lettered in gilt. Boards with single gilt ruled borders, the front boards all with the book title stamped within a decorative border, all in gilt. Original decorative endpapers bound in. The inner boards edges have elaborate gilt decoration. All edges gilt. Housed in a blue cloth covered slip case. A little darkening to the spine of the Book of Delights but overall a fine trio, in beautiful fine leather bindings, of this interesting series of anthology volumes, each containing verse, essays, short stories and quotes. A wonderful presentation.: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member.]
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        Transvestia numbers 14-69 (broken run)

      Los Angeles: Chevalier, 1962-1970. 13 issues, various pagination, except for issue 14 which is 6.5x8.25 inches all issues 5.25x8.25 inches, illustrated with b&w photos of men in drag, stories, artiucles, issue 37 has a small tear on spine, otherwise all very good in perfectbound and stapled pictorial wraps. Issue numbers 14, 22, 28, 30, 35-37, 42, 45, 46, 48, 58 & 69.

      [Bookseller: Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB]
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        Vitraux Pour Jerusalem [Introduction Et Notes De Jean Leymarie]

      Monte Carlo; André Sauret, 1962, Hardback, First EditionFine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. Scans and additional bibliographic data on request. ; 210 pages; Complete with two original lithographs and 12 additional color plates. Subjects: Bet ha-h? Olim "Hadasah" (Jerusalem) . Synagogue. Glass painting and staining--Jerusalem--History--20th century.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        The Jerusalem Windows (including Two Original Lithographs, As Issued)

      George Brazillier Inc, 1962, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First EditionSize: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Includes two original lithographs. Clean interior. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Pages very lightly tanned but illustrations and lithographs crisp and bright. Jacket bumped and rubbed at corners and spine ends. 1/4" closed tear to bottom back edge. Original plastic dust jacket clean. Protected by Brodart cover. Text-block edges lightly tanned. Light spotting to text block. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to front and spine. Boards lightly bumped at corners and spine ends. Light sunning to edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: . Inventory No: 504984.

      [Bookseller: The Dusty Bookshelf]
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        Tir A Mhurain: Outer Hebrides. With a Commentary by Basil Davidson.

      London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1962 - Quarto. Original grey cloth, titles to spine and upper board in black. With the dust jacket. Bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown. Endpapers and margins of contents toned. An excellent copy in the price-clipped and lightly rubbed and creased jacket that is toned to the spine panel and the edge of the upper panel. 106 black and white photographs. First edition, first impression. "Of Paul Strand's series of studies of people and places, the Hebridean book (also published in the United States) contains the highest ratio of truly memorable images" (Parr & Badger). Parr & Badger I, 217. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        La Bibbia di Borso D'Este

      Banca Popolare di Bergamo I VOL. 1962 - II VOL. 1963 Riproduzione integrale(in latino) promossa e curata da Giovanni Treccani degli Alfieri con documenti e studio storico - artistico di Adolfo Venturi. Riproduzione del celebre codice miniato da Taddeo Crivelli, due volumi in folio, legatura editoriale in marocchino rosso con borchia d'argento dorato con le armi degli Estensi applicata sul piatto anteriore di entrambi i volumi, dorso a nervi, con fregi e titoli oro, sguardie in seta, taglio superiore dorato. Vol. I - 25 pagine a colori. Vol.II - 23 pagine a colori. Carta delle Cartiere Miliani - Fabriano Composizione e stampa con i tipi della Poligrafiche Bolis s.p.a. - Bergamo Riproduzione e stampa delle tavole in rotocalco della Grafprint s.p.a. - Milano. Riproduzione e stampa delle tavole a colori in Litografia delle Arti Grafiche Walter Tettamanti - Milano. Fotografie a colori di Carlo Ancillotti - Milano. Legatura della Torriani e C. s.p.a. - Milano. Consulenza artistica del Dottor Pietro Pulatti, Direttore della Biblioteca Estense di Modena. Consulenza grafica del Prof. Giancarlo Iliprandi. Contiene un Ex - libris con nome Giuseppina Negroni

      [Bookseller: Libreria Alp-hà srl]
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        One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

      Viking Press, New York 1962 - True first edition with "that fool Red Cross woman" on Page 9. Hardcover. Small water mark along the top front board (and corresponding jacket verso); Jacket has a few mends by an expert paper conservationist at corners and spine extremities. Presents wonderfully. First issue dust jacket with Kerouac blurb. Kesey's first book. Shipped in a box, not a padded envelope. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dubliners Books]
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        One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest

      Viking Press, New York 1962 - One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, Ken Kesey, 1962 Viking Press. Hardback First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with yellow lettering at the spine. Binding is tight and corners straight. Dust jacket in near fine condition, there is a small cut (5 MM) on the cover that left a slight mark on the cloth board. True first state with Kerouac quote on front flap, "that fool Red Cross woman" on pg. 9, lines 12-13, and "It's the plump Red Cross woman named Gwen-doe-lin, with the blond hair the patients are always arguing about is it real blond or not." pg. 85-86 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rosewood Books]
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        One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

      Viking Press, New York, 1962, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, A First Edition, First PrintingNear fine in an unclipped very good or better dust jacket. Jacket has tiny chipping at the top of the spine, rubbing to the front flap seam. There is a one inch closed tear at the bottom of the spine at the front panel fold, and a small closed tear with associated creasing at the bottom of the rear panel, affecting the writing in the last two lines of the author's bio, Book

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        One flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

      Viking, New York 1962 - A fine copy, internally perfect, with very slight fading to top edge and bottom of spine, of Kesey's first novel in a VG jacket with considerable fraying and chipping at spine ends and corners and fading at extremities. Jacket is not price clipped($4.95) All the points are there! Red Cross Woman on page 9, "A great new American Novelist" byJack Kerouac on front flap. Mylar protected. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Oshtemo Book Sellers]
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        Poules à la Tamburi. Aquarelle originale signée de Orfeo Tamburi sur le livre d'or du restaurant Camille Renault

      Puteaux 1962 - Datée du 29 avril 1962. 32,5 x 25 cm. Beau lavis d'aquarelles. D'autres signatures au verso. Grand collectionneur et mécène, Camille Renault (1904-1984) tint le restaurant "Big Boy" à Puteaux de 1925 à 1967. Une boîte contenant papier, pinceaux et aquarelle y était à disposition pour les clients, artistes débutants ou confirmés, amis, voisins ou de passage. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Hothouse

      London, Faber. 1962, 1962. First Edition. 8vo. A fine copy in like dustjacket, minor toning to spine, a wonderfully crisp, sharp copy. Internally clean. Inscribed by Aldiss to the front flyleaf: 'For Mother: A gardener's nightmare, written by her loving son. Brian 26.iv.62'

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        HOTHOUSE

      London: Faber and Faber,. [1962]. Octavo,. cloth.. Very slight spine lean, hint of foxing to edges of text block, neat. owner's name and date in ink on front paste-down, else a fine copy in. fine dust jacket with some uniform age-darkening to rear panel. An. attractive copy. (#114507). First British (and first hardcover) edition. Issued earlier in the U.S. in a shorter version as THE LONG AFTERNOON OF EARTH (1962). Novelization of five Hothouse stories that won the 1962 Hugo award for best short fiction published in 1961. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-12. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 34. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1235-7.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

      The Viking Press 1962 - A fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket, signed by Kesey on the front free endpaper. Jacket and book are both first state -- first state dustjacket with the Kerouac blurb and the unrevised text and in the book on page 9 the uncorrected reference to the "fool Red Cross woman". Original price of $4.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Prior owner's signature on front free endpaper. Comes in a custom-made collector's clamshell case with a leather spine decorated and lettered in gold gilt. Basis for the classic film starring Jack Nicholson. An iconic film for the 1960's. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        YOUNGEST ONE

      - YASHIMA,TARO. THE YOUNGEST ONE. NY: Viking 1962. Oblong 4to (9 1/2 x 8 1/4"), cloth, edge of one page creased else fine in dust wrapper. This is a lovely picture book about Momo and Bobby, two little children who became friends. Illustrated with beautiful color lithographs by Yashima. This copy is INSCRIBED BY YASHIMA WITH A WATERCOLOR DRAWING OF A SPECKELED EGG IN A NEST WITH BIRDS IN THE SKY. Scarce title. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        Design for the mural at the entrance to the Detroit Public Library

      Detroit, Mich., 1962. Gouache painting. 24 x 63.5 inches. (61 x 160 cm.). On illustration board mounted on a larger board with pencil notations relative to the future mural on the margins of the mount. Undulating due to past moisture. Literature: Millard Sheets. One-Man Renaissance by Janice Lovoos and Edmund Penney, pp. 73-74. Mural reproduced on p. 73. The commission resulted from Sheets winning the 1962 New York National Academy of Design's Edward Austin Abbey Competition. Some of the text beneath the images is different than in the final mural. For example, in the painting, a text by Nietzsche is at the far right and this is replaced by a text from Whitman in the actual mural. From the estate of Millard Sheets. Authenticated by Tony Sheets, the artist's son, on the verso. Better image available. Exhibited at: A Tapestry of Life. The World of Millard Sheets. The Millard Sheets Center for the Arts at Fairplex, Pomona, California. September 2007.

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        Symmetries of Baryons and Mesons

      American Institute of Physics, Lancaster, PA 1962 - First Edition. [2], 1130 pages. Light brown buckram binding with gilt spine lettering, bumped at head of spine. Physical Review 125 Jan-Feb 1962 (entire volume offered). Ex-library, properly de-accessioned, with minor markings. Cloth. This volume contains the article "Symmetries of Baryons and Mesons" by Murray Gell-Mann, found on pages 1067-1084. Gell-Mann was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1969 "for his contributions and discoveries concerning the classification of elementary particles and their interactions". This paper demonstrates the "introduction of SU(3) single-octet structure of the known mesons and octet-decuplet structure for the baryons. [and] predicts the Omega- Hyperon" There is one earlier introduction of these concepts, in a private institutional paper CTSL-20 which (while quite rare) was printed separately and later reprinted in "The Eightfold Way: A Review" much later (1964). As such, this is the earliest obtainable and best work related to the Gell-Mann's Nobel Prize. See Ezhela, et al, pgs 181 and 186-7. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kuenzig Books ( ABAA / ILAB )]
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        R. Th. Bosshard *

      Au Verseau, Lausanne printemps 1962. - Relié 32 x 23, couverture illustrée, rhodoïd imprimé. Nickel. Nombreuses illustrations en noir et en couleur. Ouvrage fondamental abordant peintures, dessins, poèmes et textes, certains reproduits en fac-similé. Bien complet du précieux fascicule volant comprenant le catalogue des peintures de l'artiste (1080 numéros). Préface de Romain Goldron.Le plus beau livre sur le peintre, qui en aborde le plus globalement les multiples talents.Exemplaire de luxe sur demande. Édition originale. L'un des 536 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé, après 64 Arches avec dessin original, lithographie, page manuscrite et flacon !

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        Alberto Giacometti

      Paris: Maeght, 1962. Prima edizione (First Edition). ril, sovrac, acetato (hard cover, DJ, acetate). Ottimo (Fine). 8vo. Texte de Jacques Dupin. Maquette d'Ernst Scheidegger. Numerose ill. in nero e 210 tavole in nero e a colori riproducenti i dipinti dal 1913 al 1962 e le sculture dal 1914 al 1962. Con 2 litografie originali in copertina e frontespizio (cm 23x20) Litografie originali tirate nell'Atelier Maeght. Testo ed eliogravure impresse a cura dei fratelli Draeger a Montrouge

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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