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        Goldene Spur.

      Zürich, Arcade-Presse, 1962 - 2°, o. P. (28 Bl.), 34 farb. u. montierte Orig.-Linolschnitte, OHPgt. m. gold. Rückenpräg. in Schmuckschuber., Schuber tlw. an den Kanten geplatzt und etw. fleckig, Buch tadellos. Ex. Nr. 87 der 100 Ex. im Handel (bei einer Gesamtauflage von 150 Ex.). Von O. Nebel im Impressum signiert. (= Arcade-Presse, 3. Druck). 1200 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        La insepulta de Paita : elegía dedicada a la memoria de Manuela Saénz amante De Simón Bolívar

      Editorial Losada, Buenos Aires 1962 - Grabados en madera por Luis Seoane Introducción de Gonzalo Losada. Colofón: La edición consta de 400 ejemplares numerados. Los primeros setenta y cinco ejemplares están enriquecidos con una serie completa de los grabados impresos por separado, firmados y numerados por Luis Seoane, y un grabado más, original, cuyo tiraje es de sólo setenta y cinco ejemplares. Los primeros quince ejemplares se acompañan de otro grabado especial firmado y numerado del 1 al 15, y, el número 1 lleva en sobre aparte un juego de la impresión de cada color. Se han impreso, además, 29 ejemplares, fuera de comercio, marcados con las letras A-Z Excelente ejemplar nº 35, con firma del ilustrador Seoane, con las láminas correspondientes en el texto y en carpeta, con su caja original [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Librería Linardi y Risso]
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        Pale Fire

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1962. First edition. Octavo, original black cloth, top edge stained red. Near fine in an excellent price-clipped dust jacket that shows light wear. An attractive example. This centaur work, half-poem, half-prose . . . is a creation of perfect beauty, symmetry, strangeness, originality and moral truth. Pretending to be a curio, it cannot disguise the fact that it is one of the great works of art of this century" (Mary McCarthy).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Canticum Canticorum: The Song of Songs.

      Frankfurt am Main: Ars Libri Verlag, Gotthard de Beauclair:, First edition, 1962 - folio, 30 fine lithographs by Gerhart Kraaz, complete with text (Monotype Bell Antiqua was used for the text), lithographs printed by Paul Robert Wilk, contained in orig. solander cloth box with large pictorial litho design to upper cover. A fine handsome copy. Signed Limited edition of 200 numbered copies, signed by both the artist and designer. This copy also contains one additional original fine double-page lithograph, signed by the artist. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Geoffrey Jackson (Bookseller)]
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        [Manuscript]: The Cowpens -- Guilford Courthouse Campaign

      Philadelphia / New York: J.B. Lippincott Company. (1962). Typed manuscript. Loose leaves. Small quarto. Manuscript of the book along with the preliminary draft of the prelude, hand-drawn maps, notes, research and publisher query letters. The original manuscript is 221 pages with authorial, editorial, and proofreading marks throughout, with several now loose, but formerly attached edits, still near fine. Included with the manuscript: the first version of the opening chapter with an attached Signed note from the author; several groupings of research material, including typed notes, photostats, and copies, each with an attached Signed note from the author; and original publisher's correspondence proposing the book to Davis, deciding the subject, and reaction to the submitted manuscript. All fine. Also two hand-drawn maps for the book in pencil, one is reinforced with a second blank sheet of the same paper and the other is taped repaired and attached to cardboard backer, very good. The book details the Battle of Guilford Court House, a small but decisive battle in Greensboro, North Carolina during the Revolutionary War that forced the British to invade Virginia, helping undermine the British control of the South and leading Cornwallis to Yorktown and surrender. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Opera Aperta [The Open Work], Forma E Interdeterminazione Nelle Poetiche Contemporanee - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Milano: Bompiani. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1962. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Cloth. First Edition/First Printing (1962 Casa Ed. Valentino Bompiani, Milano; Contursi A004a) with light peripheral leaf toning as usual, else Fine. White-stamped navy cloth in Nearly Fine condition, slightly soiled yellow matte dust-jacket. Publisher's blindstamp on title page as required. Inscribed and signed by Eco to his bibliographer, James Contursi. An attractive Association Copy from the personal library of Contursi. Scarce ; Eco's seminal, revolutionary work in the field of semiotics and critical theory, a collection of essays pre-dating his move toward semiotics. Opera Aperta (The Open Work) discusses the powerful concept of "openness", the artist's decision to leave arrangements of some constituents of a work to the public or to chance. In the original Italian language .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        Bibliotheca indiana: viajes y viajeros. Libros y fuentes sobre América y Filipinas

      - Viajes de descubrimientos. Expediciones. (7/8) (910.4(7/8)) Aguilar. Madrid. 1962. 25 cm. map. pleg. Encuadernacion en tapa dura en tela editorial estampada. Edicion, con estudio y notas de los textos de Cabeza de Vaca. et al. Textos anotados. Contenido: I. America en los grandes viajes -- II. Viajes por Norteamerica -- III y IV. Viajes por America del Sur. -Descripcion y viajes. -Descripcion y viajes . Cubierta deslucida. Depósito legal: M. 14606-1962 (t. IV) MA5 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Alcaná Libros]
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        Revolutionary Road

      Andre Deutsche, London 1962 - Hardcover. First British edition. This is the uncommon British edition of Yate's masterful novel. A close to fine book in a very good plus dust jacket. Foxing on the page edges. Some wear at the extremities of the jacket and at the head and foot of the jacket spine. A short closed tear on the top of the rear panel. Price of 18s net is present on the front flap. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sawtooth Books, ABAA]
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        Amnons Sünde (aus dem Zyklus Amnon), Ätzung auf Zink, 6/30

      1962. Platte: 26,3 x 42 cm, Papier: 52 x 71,5 cm, signiert.. Lewin, Michael: Alfred Hrdlicka. Das Gesamtwerk. Druckgraphik. Europaverlag Wien Zürich 1989, Kat.Nr. 134.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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      595 Madison Ave, NY, NY 22: The Heritage Press, NY a George Macy co., 1962 The highly prized 3 book pholio put together by THE HERITAGE CLUB. in the sought after Sandglass monthly club letter it was said "to read the ARABIAN NIGHTS without Richard Burton's notes would be to gaze upon the skeleton of a beautiful woman.The attractive set is signed by the now super famous, highly collected italian artist, sometime illustrator VALENTI ANGELO.Mr. Angelo inscribbed this book for his boss, he states as a boy in italy he often dreamed of becoming a "mille una notte", loose translation... Arabian night.3 massive sets, 6 total volumes, 1500 pages, translated in its entirety. a true master peice. for 3 books of antiquity, they are close to new, never read.The famous illustrator Valenti Angelo, known for his fine art and works including, illustrations for the likes of John Steinbeck, Walt Whitman, Ralph Waldo Emerson to name a few, has adorned the visually pleasing set with gilt laiden in gold letters and 1001 decorations!Mr. Valenti has left a windw into the project by his insciption to the Macy family, stating that he was greatly humbled by there loyalty to the classics. In his opinion, there has not been a more beautiful set of books, he felt the Macys truly paid homage to the gods of literature.The real title is as follows: "THE ARABIAN NIGHTS ENTERTAINMENTS : THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT, THE COMPLETE BURTON TRANSLATION WITH THE COMPLETE BURTON NOTES, THE TERMINAL ESSAY, A COMPLETE INDEX AND 1001 DECORATIONS BY VALENTI ANGELO"RATER A MOUTHFUL.THIS IS A SUPER RARE COLLECTABLE, THE MACY CONTRIBUTION TO BOOK CREATION IS ENORMOUS, THE INSRIPTION TO THEM FROM AN ARTIST LIKE THE ITALIAN AMERICAN VALENTI ANGELO IS ONCE IN A LIFETIME.IF YOU KNOW OF THERE CONTRIBUTION TO THE CLASSICS THIS IS A MUST HAVE PEICE OF LITERARY HISTORY.

      [Bookseller: Relics of America Rare Books]
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        Gugong Cangci. Porcelain of the National Palace Museum: Ko Ware of the Sung Dynasty. Book I and Book II. Two Volumes. Deluxe Edition

      Hong Kong: Cafa Company Limited, 1962 - First edition, first printing. Folio, 39.7*28cm, wt:4.2kg. As new hardcovers with as new dustjackets in fine slipcase. Deluxe edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chinese Art Books]
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        Cahiers de l'Herne Georges Bernanos.

      L'Herne 1962 - - L'Herne, Paris 1962, 23x28cm, en feuilles. - Edition originale, un des 100 ex numérotés sur beau papier de luxe, seuls grands papiers. Notre exemplaire est bien complet des 3 lithographies originales de R. Bro, C. Lacoudre et S. de Turville justifiées et signées par les artistes. Contributions de G. Bernanos, F. Mallet-Joris, J. Paulhan, F. Poulenc, R. Poulet, P. Soupault, L. Rebatet, C. Morgan. Une légère déchirure en tête du dos, sinon bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        A Clockwork Orange

      London: Heinemann,, 1962. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. Small puncture affecting the top margin of seven or so middle leaves. A bright copy in excellent condition in a jacket with a faintly faded spine panel, a few minor chips and nicks and three small tape repairs to the erso. First edition, first impression, first issue binding and first issue dust jacket with the 16s price sticker and wider flaps. Three issues exist: two in black boards (the first with a jacket with wide flaps and priced 16s, the second with the flaps trimmed and repriced 18s); the third issued in 1971 in purple boards with a decimal price sticker.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Lithographie für "Kronenhalle 1862-1922-1962".

      - 1962. Unten rechts im Stein signiert. 24,5 : 17,1 cm auf BFK Rives mit WZ, 32,5 : 49,5 cm. Mourlot, Chagall Lithographe II, 376 (unvollständig und ungenau). – Cramer, Marc Chagall. The Illustrated Books, No. 52, (nennt 2000 Ex. Als Auflage). Nach anderen Quellen erschien die Festschrift in 400 Ex. – Völlig unbeschnittenes Druckerexemplar auf dem ganzen Bogen mit den Beschneidemarken (für die Kronenhalle-Festschrift). Für die Festschrift wurde die Papiergrösse auf 28,9 : 19,3 cm beschnitten. – Für die von Mourlot einzig genannte Auflage als „Speisekarte zum Geburtstag" wurde die Signatur wieder entfernt. – Druck von Mourlot. Paris. – In tadelloser Erhaltung. – So sehr selten. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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      Moll 1962-68, Barcelona - . 1000 pp. aprox. cada tom. 27x18,5 cm. 2a edició corregida i posada al dia; amb dibuixos de Josep i Francesc de B. Moll; tetxt a dues columnes. Contingut: Inventari lexicografic i etimologic de la llengua catalana en totes les seves formes literaries i dialectals, recollides d'arreu dels Paisos Catalans. (despeses d'enviament NO INCLOSES, pagament previ a l'enviament) . FILOLOGIA CATALANA VALENCIANA MALLORQUINA DICCIONARIO ENCICLOPEDIA lingüística 20853 CL-11-AB Oferta Especial: La librería Ducable Libros ofrece por tiempo limitado un descuento del 20% en todo su inventario. All items discounted by 20%. Precio original de este ejemplar / Original price of this book: 649,6 euros. Molt bon estat general, lleuge. peladetes superf. a algun llom Holandesa amb puntes: pell, tela i pergamí [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Force of Circumstance and Other Poems

      Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul, Limited, Broadway House, 68-74 Carter Lane, London First Edition . London 1962. - First edition hard back binding in publisher's original light yellow paper covered boards, black title and author lettering to the spine and to the upper panel. 8vo. 9'' x 6''. Contains [x] 54 printed pages of text. Prynne suppressed this book, his first volume of poetry. A little foxing to the end papers. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with just a little tanning of the paper to the spine and edges, not price clipped 12s 6d. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. POETRY [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA Member]
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        Force of Cirumstance and Other Poems [inscribed by the poet to a close friend]

      London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1962 Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. xii, pp 54 The first edition of Jeremy Prynne's first volume of verse which has been inscribed by the author to one of his closest friends at the time of publication. Prynne's inscription appears on the first blank, written in his faintly calligraphic hand and reads: 'For Tony and Nicole Jeremy'. Tony is the novelist Anthony Ward who was a Cambridge contemporary and fellow member of the Prospect group. Ward inherited the editorship of Prospect Magazine from Elaine Feinstein and only about a year before the publication of this volume had handed it on to Prynne himself. The book is near fine with just a little dustiness along the top edge. The jacket is browned and nicked with a few millimeters of loss at the head of the spine. The poems in this volume have been subsequently repudiated by Prynne making this a particularly scarce edition to find signed. Please contact Christian White at Modernfirsteditions if you would like more information about this book..

      [Bookseller: Modernfirsteditions Ltd]
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        Dead Cert (signed copy)

      Michael Joseph 1962 - First edition, first impression of this first mystery novel set in the world of horse racing, small 8vo, 205 pages, signed by the author on the title page, near fine in near fine dust jacket, with a marginal pale stain on page 63. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: alain marchet]
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        Dead Cert

      Michael Joseph 1962 - Published by Michael Joseph, London in 1962. This is a first edition, first impression hard back. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper. The book itself is free from any marks, smudges or inscriptions. The pages are clean and white with no sign of browning or other discolouration. Overall it is a book which defies its age. There are two small imperfections which prevent this book achieving a rating of ‘fine’. First, there is one tiny foxing spot on the vertical edge of the text block; this foxing has a 1mm bleed into no more than 6 of the pages. It is visible on these few pages only on very close examination. Second, the book is slightly cocked as a result, we believe, of poor shelving. The fine condition of the pages points away from a conclusion that the cocking is a result of extensive use. There is the usual offsetting to the end-papers. The dust jacket is the first, correct state, unclipped and shows the correct price of 15/-. The dust jacket is in remarkable condition considering its age and the poor quality of paper used. It has suffered only minor edge loss over the 50 years it has been protecting the colour and vibrancy of the gilt lettering to the spine. The front and rear boards are consequently in perfect condition. On the fault side, there is slight age toning to much of the rear wrapper and to the forward edge of the front wrapper. The spine of the dust jacket is slightly bumped The corners are sharp and the spine lettering un-faded with the usual exception of the very bottom of the spine where the pink words "Michael Joseph" are faded but still visible on close inspection. The dust wrapper is now protected by a clear, removable, acid free acetate sleeve. This is an iconic publication. It was the second book and first novel written by Dick Francis. The sales of his first book (an autobiography) were not particularly strong thus the first impression of this book was limited by the publisher. This, together with the relatively poor standard of paper used, makes ‘Dead Cert’ one of the most difficult modern first editions to locate. We have handled 4 copies over the last eight years and this copy is the best of them. It is wholly original and complete. There are no repairs, touch ups or bookplates. It has been sold only twice. Once to the original buyer, the second time to us. A rare opportunity to acquire a gem. The images you see are high resolution scans of the actual item. Please request further scans if you wish. We will be happy to oblige. The book will be dispatched via the Royal Mail in protective packaging. We do not charge postage to buyers within the UK. Those from outside the UK are asked to contact us before purchasing. We offer a 7 day no quibble full refund if the item is not as described and shown. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Etbooks]
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        Karel Appel. SPECIAL EDITION.

      Köln (Cologne), Galerie der Spiegel, 1962 - Köln (Cologne), Galerie der Spiegel, 1962. Lithographed boards (hardcover) with lithographed folded wrappers, all in color, (des. by Appel), 39 x 27 cms., 48 pp. with b/w photographs by Ed van der Elsken. Geh durch den Spiegel Folge 29. From a SPECIAL EDITION of 50 copies with an extra colour lithograph (42 x 30 cms.), SIGNED and NUMBERED (7/50) by Appel. Loosely inserted FOUR LITHOGRAPHS in colour, 25,6 x 37,7 cms. (2 x) + 61,8 x 94,8 cms. + 60 x 90 cm. In an edition of 350 copies. From another edition, printed in very small number, with the dustjacket, unfolded 58 x 80 cms.Mint copy. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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        Geh durch den Spiegel.

      Köln, Der Spiegel, 1962 - 2°, 16 unpag. Textblätter, 5 ganzs. Abb. nach Photographien (im Impressum sind sieben angegeben), 4 farb. Orig. Lithographien (1 mehrfarb. lithogr. Orig.-Umschlag; 2 beiliegend - Format: 37 x 25 cm; 1 Lithographie gefalzt, Format: 76 x 57 cm) und 1 doppelseitige s/w-Lithographie [?], Kart., Min. berieben, tadell. Texte von Lucebert, Bert Schierbeek und Oxenaar. Die Gedichte von André Frénaud sind dem Buch: «Unteilbares Teil» entnommen. Auflage: 350 Expl. Druck der Lithographien bei F. Mourlot, Paris. Druck des Textes bei K. Liebig, Rodenkirchen bei Köln. Offsetverfahren bei Borowsky & Co., Köln. Die Photographien stammen von Ed. van der Elsken. 1600 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        Karel Appel.

      Köln/Cologne, Galerie der Spiegel, 1962 - Köln/Cologne, Galerie der Spiegel, 1962. Lithographed boards (des. by Appel) hardcover, 39 x 27 cms., 48 pp. with b/w photographs by Ed van der Elsken. Geh durch den Spiegel Folge 29. Loosely inserted FOUR LITHOGRAPHS in colour, 25,6 x 37,7 cms. (2 x) + 61,8 x 94,8 cms. (folded) + 60 x 90 cms. (folded) In an edition of 350 copies. Mint copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PETTORUTI. Homenaje Nacional a 50 años de labor artistica. Octubre 1962. (Prólogo de Jorge L. Borges) [Firmado / Signed]

      Direccion General de Cultura, Ministerio de Educacion y Justicia, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, 91 pgs., Buenos Aires 1962 - Firma y dedicatoria de Pettoruti en página de colofón. Ejemplar impreso especialmente para Hector Basaldúa. Catálogo con ilustraciones en color y b/n en láminas fuera de texto. Un retrato. Biografía, bibliografía, exposiciones personales y nómina de obras expuestas. [Libro en Español / Book in Spanish] [DEDICATORIA AUTOGRAFA] === ARTE ARGENTINO - CATALOGOS === 8vo. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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      Doubleday & Co., NY 1962 - First edition, first prnt. Advance copy with statement stamped on front pastedown. "A personal reading copy for our bookseller friends, whose opinions and criticism we welcome and value." This copy signed by Powers on the title page. Minimal bumping to front board topedge, spine cloth ends lightly pushed, beginning toning and light soiling on the edges and endpages, bottom corners with touch of shelfwear; dustjacket with price-clip as issued; beginning toning mostly on the spine, corners with light wear, two small chips on spine bottom edge, short closed tear on the rear flap fold. Very Good condition in a Very Good dustjacket with an archival cover. National Book Award for Fiction 1963. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Water Street

      New York: Atheneum. 1962. First. First edition, hardcover issue. Spine lettering with the usual tarnishing, near fine in a very slightly age-toned, near fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author, his rarest trade publication. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Lord of the Rings[The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers; The Return of the King]

      Houghton Mifflin - Set of three books, comprising The Lord of the Rings. The Fellowship of the Ring: Twelfth impression, 1962. Book near fine, except for slight wear at spine ends and corners, previous owner's signature on front free end-paper; DJ very good, with some rubbing and chipping at spine ends and corners, slight discoloration on spine, top of flaps, and inside DJ, slight rubbing on front. The Two Towers: Ninth impression, 1962. Book near fine, except for slight wear at spine ends, slight discoloration on end-papers, top corner of front free end-paper torn off; DJ very good, with some rubbing and chipping at spine ends and corners, slight discoloration on spine, back, folds, top of flaps, and inside DJ, slight rubbing on spine and front. The Return of the King: Eighth impression, 1961. Book near fine, except for slight wear at spine ends, slight discoloration on end-papers, and top and bottom edges of boards, previous owner's signature on front free end-paper; DJ very good, with some rubbing and chipping at spine ends and corners, slight discoloration on spine, back, top of flaps, and inside DJ, slight chipping mark near top of back, slight creasing near bottom of back. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Brendan Behan's Island: An Irish Sketchbook

      New York: Bernard Geis Associates, 1962. 192 p. First edition, first printing. Signed by Behan on title page and illustrator on verso. Good condition hardcover in Near Fine dust jacket. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Wear at cloth near head, former owner's name on ffep in pen, ding in front board. Rear end paper removed, hinge loose there. Price intact ($5.95). Jacket is presents well, mylar-protected, light edge wear and rubbing. A solid copy in an attractive jacket.

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        Speech Accepting the Nobel Prize for Literature.

      NY, Viking, 1962 - NY, Viking, 1962, first edition, wrappers. Softcover. Frontispiece photo portrait of Steinbeck, one of 3,200 copies printed, Goldstone & Payne A40a, Morrow 269, this copy Inscribed by Steinbeck under his frontispiece photo, very scarce thus. Rear wrapper is folded a tiny bit oddly, else fine. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: James M. Dourgarian, Bookman ABAA]
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        In a Green Night.

      Jonathan Cape, London 1962 - First edition. Octavo. Some of the usual foxing to the topedge, else near fine a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the title page. In the Green Night is a collection of poems written from 1948-1960 that attracted international attention for its exploration of the Caribbean and its history. It is but one of several publications from which Walcott has influenced the next literary generation, including Glyn Maxwell, Edward Baugh, and Adam Kirsch. Walcott was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature in 1992 and the 2011 T.S. Eliot Prize for poetry. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Ivresse. La vigne. Le vin.

      Lausanne, André et Pierre Gonin, 1962 - Quer-2° (54 x 38 cm), CXLI S. m. farb. Orig.-Lithogr. im Text u. ca. 35 Doppelbl. m. Orig.-Lithogr. (insgesamt 60 Orig.-Lithographien)., Lose Doppelbl. in HPgt.-Mappe in Schmuckschuber., Tadellos. Ex. Nr. VIII der 50 Ex. hors commerce auf Japon nacré (Moulins Tosa, Shikoku), (bei einer Gesamtauflage von 180 Ex.). Von Andre und Pierre Gonin und von Hans Erni im Impressum handschriftlich signiert. Eine obulent aufgemachte Anthologie über den Wein. Texte von der Antike bis zu Ramuz. 3100 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Ivresse. La vigne, le vin. Lithographies originales de Hans Erni.,

      Lausanne, André et Pierre Gonin, 1962 - 161 röm. num. S. Mit 60 Orig.-Farblithographien Ernis. Prachtvolles Werk dieser Anthologie zu Rebe und Wein. - Eines von 201 Ex. sur papier Velin d`Arches (Ges.aufl. 230 Ex.), im Impressum von den Verlegern und vom Künstler signiert. - Die teils doppelblattgrossen Orig.-Farblithographien direkt von Erni auf Stein gezeichnet und von Emile Matthieu, Zürich, gedruckt. - Tadellos sauberes Exemplar. - [SW: wine / Wein] Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 Fol. , Lose in Orig.-Chemise, in Orig.-Halbpergament-Mappe mit Rückenvergoldung, in Orig.-Leinen-Schuber.

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        Typed Letter - SIGNED

      1962 - Richard Nixon was the 37th president of the United States (1969-74), became the first U.S. president to resign from office. This beautiful typed letter signed on personal letterhead is in near fine condition with normal folds, a staple hole near the top left corner, and very minor fading or staining in the top right corner area. The letter reads as follows: Dear Mrs. Harmon: I greatly appreciate your letter of March 27 inviting me to address the Glendale republican Women's Study Club. You can be sure that I would like very much to be able to accept your cordial invitation. consequently, I have flagged copies of this exchange of correspondence with you for my campaign schedule committee, with the request that every effort be made to work such a meeting into my itinerary. you can expect to hear from a member of the committee just as soon as it is possible for them to give you a definite reply. Again, my appreciation for your thoughtfulness in extending the invitation to me, and with kind regards. Sincerely, (signed) Dick Nixon". Richard Nixon resigned as United States president in 1974, becoming the first president ever to quit the office. Nixon was a lawyer and Republican politician who held the posts of U.S. representative (1947-51), senator (1951-53), vice president (1953-61), and finally president of the United States (1969-74). As a fiercely anti-communist senator from California, Nixon was pegged to be Dwight Eisenhower's running mate in 1952, despite Nixon's relative youth: he was 39 when nominated. Eisenhower beat the Democratic nominee Adlai Stevenson in both 1952 and 1956 and Nixon served both terms as vice president. In 1960 Nixon was the Republican candidate against John F. Kennedy in what became one of the closest elections in U.S. history. Defeated by Kennedy, he returned to California and ran unsuccessfully for governor in 1962. (After the loss he made his famous bitter farewell to the press, saying "You won't have Nixon to kick around anymore.") In a dramatic comeback, Nixon and his running mate, Maryland's Spiro Agnew, defeated Hubert H. Humphrey in the presidential elections of 1968, then easily won re-election against Democrat George McGovern in 1972. Although Nixon had an aggressive foreign policy that included successes with China, the Soviet Union and the Middle East, a weak national economy and domestic dissent over the Vietnam war plagued his administration. His personal style remains a point of public contention: Nixon was either a hard-driving genius or a dirty sneak, depending on the observer's point of view. After his 1972 re-election, Nixon's administration was consumed by the developing Watergate scandal, so named for the hotel and office complex where burglars hired by Nixon's re-election campaign were caught in a sloppy attempt to bug the offices of the Democratic National Committee. The White House attempt to cover up their connection led to a formal investigation that came to dominate the news throughout 1973 and 1974. Vice President Agnew had legal troubles of his own back in Maryland and resigned from office in October of 1973. After months of legal wrangling and political drama, Nixon resigned in shame on 9 August 1974, his involvement in the Watergate cover-up having been proven by recordings he himself had made in the White House. He was succeeded in office by Gerald Ford, the Michigan congressman who had replaced Agnew. Shortly after taking office, Ford granted Nixon a full pardon, freeing him of any potential criminal charges. Copyright © 1998-2013 by Who2?, LLC. All rights reserved. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Legends In History]
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        The Man in the High Castle

      G P Putnam's Sons, New York 1962 - Fine in near fine- dust jacket. Hardcover first printing (as indicated by no statement of printing on copyright page and code D36 at base of page 239). First printing of Dick's only award-winning novel (the Hugo for Best Novel, 1963). Slight crinkling bump and edgewear to top of spine and spine tips, jacket clean and bright and glossy with vibrant colors. Slight imperfection to the front field of black. Original, first issue dust jacket has the $3.95 price. A beautiful copy rarely seen in this condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Preferred Books]
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        The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and Other Verses from the Red Book

      Allen & Unwin, London 1962 - Jacket tips are rubbed with a bit of color worn off. Jacket is unclipped, showing the original price of 13s 6d. Pictorial dust jacket is bright and beautiful, now in mylar sleeve. Matching pictorial boards have the same defect and are also bright and beautiful. Faint and light partial crease to ffep. The half-title page and title page also have a faint, light horizontal crease mark, which must have occurred during the binding process. No other defects. . The book consists of 16 verses written by Hobbits, at least one by Bilbo Baggins, several others by Sam Gamgee, and at least one by Frodo. Although the book is not without defects, they are quite minor. This is a lovely copy of the true first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 64 pages. Fantasy. Modern Literature. Lord Of The Rings. Hobbits [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sweet Beagle Books]
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        the Adventures of Tom Bombadil: And Other Verses from The Red Book

      HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY, BOSTON 1962 - Black and white as well as color illustrations. Light wear to corners and edges of boards. Hinges cracked. Light browning to edges. DATE PUBLISHED: 1962 EDITION: SECOND PRINTIN 63 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Pictures from Brueghel and Other Poems

      New York: New Directions. 1962. First. Unbound galleys. Long sheets printed rectos only. Cheap proofing paper quiet browned, modest chips and tears on first and last couple of leaves, about very good. Advance state of this collection of poetry, undoubtedly produced in extremely small numbers exclusively for publisher's in-house use. From the library of Edwin Erbe, Director of Publicity for New Directions. This title was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry only two months after William Carlos Williams's death on March 4, 1963. .

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

      Edinburgh: Wild Hawthorn Press 1962 - Oblong 8vo. stapled in plain wrappers with printed dj. 2nd edition. Loose leaf with introduction by Edward Dorn laid in. Slight overall soiling of wrappers; else fine. This copy is inscribed by the author to a Kalamazoo poet who sent it to her for signing: "I'm sure a poem by / Ben Tibbs when I find it / will be a handshake -- as / mine to you -- / Lorine Niedecker. Inscriptions by this reclusive poet are rare, this being a particularly graceful and tactful one. Rare. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Celery City Books]
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        The Golden Notebook

      London: Michael Joseph,, 1962. Octavo. Original dark grey boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the rubbed and toned jacket with a small chip from the upper panel not affecting the titles, and a few nicks and short splits. First edition, first impression of the author's masterpiece.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Silent Spring

      Houghton Mifflin 1962 - (3d ptg.) Larger, thicker book, fine dark green cloth, gilt lettering fine on front, very fine on spine, black and light blue wavy line design with gray background inside covers and adjacent end papers, 368 lightly browned pages, some illustrations. Includes a pamphlet from the Rachel Carson Trust for the Living Environment, a newspaper photo of Carson, a typed letter signed by Roger Tory Peterson to Mrs. Louis A. Longo with envelope, and a typed note signed by Rachel Carson thanking Longo for comments on this book. DJ beneath mylar, green background with yellow illustration of plant in water on front and spine, white back lightly and uniformly browned. DJ has slight surface wear to top front tip and bottom front bookfold edge, spine edges too, two microtears at bottom back edge. Near Very Good DJ/Near Very Fine book. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Callaghan Books South]
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        Zebra-Striped Hearse

      New York Alfred A. Knopf 1962 - First Edition In Dust Jacket MACDONALD, Ross. The Zebra-Striped Hearse. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1962. First edition. Octavo (8 1/8 x 5 7/16 inches; 205 x 139 mm). [8], [1]-278, [2] pp. Original quarter black cloth over yellow boards. Front board stamped in blind. Spine lettered and stamped in gilt. Top edge pink. With original pictorial dust jacket. Minor chipping to edges of jacket and one small closed tear to the back panel of the jacket. Otherwise near fine. HBS 64667. $750 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heritage Book Shop, ABAA]
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