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        Something Wicked This Way Comes

      New York: Simon & Schuster. 1962. First. First edition. Fine in a very lightly rubbed, just about fine dustwrapper with a very short tear. Increasingly scarce novel about a ghostly carnival that visits a Midwestern town. A beautiful, crisp copy, with the topstain especially bright. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES .

      New York: Simon and Schuster, 1962 - Octavo, cloth. First edition. ". remains the quintessential Bradbury fiction." - Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1769-73. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-45. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-51. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with light rubbing to folds. A nice copy of a book now difficult to locate in superior condition. (#111879) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Something Wicked This Way Comes

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1962 - First edition. Fine in a very lightly rubbed, just about fine dustwrapper with a very short tear. Increasingly scarce novel about a ghostly carnival that visits a Midwestern town. A beautiful, crisp copy, with the topstain especially bright. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Wein von den Gräbern. Gedichte von Wieland Schmied. Holzschnitte von HAP Grieshaber.

      Selbstverlag, Heiderhoff und Marschner,, Wülfrath, 1962 - Wülfrath, Selbstverlag, Heiderhoff und Marschner, 1962. 4°. 29,5 cm. Unpaginiert. 14 Blatt. Original-Broschur. Nummer 57 von 115 (gesamt 165) nummerierten und von HAP Grieshaber und Wieland Schmied im Impressum signierten Exemplaren. Das Buch wurde von Horst Heiderhoff und Manfred Marschner, Wülfrath, die auch die Typographie besorgten, in einer Auflage von 165 Exemplaren im März 1962 verlegt und aus der Normalen Bodoni Antiqua der Haas'schen Schriftgießerei Münchenstein Schweiz, handgesetzt. Gedruckt wurde es in der Buchdruckerei Robert Atteln in Wülfrath, Rheinland. Mit 4 Original-Holzschnitten von Grieshaber. Fichtner 171, Werkverzeichnis Fürst 62/20-23. Einband wenig fleckig, wenig bestoßen. Gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. Number 57 of 115 (total 165) numbered exemplares of the limited edition, signed by Schmied and Grieshaber at the impress. With 4 original woodcuts by Grieshaber. Fine copy. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        R IS FOR ROCKET

      NY1962: Doubleday First edition, first prnt. Inscribed by Bradbury on the front free endpage. "Nan! Jessie! Merry Christmas! 1962! and Love! from Ray Bradbury." The inscriptee's small Hollywood address label has been affixed on an angle and partially covers the date. Touch of shelfwear, mostly at the spine ends, lower board corners lightly bumped, beginning toning on the endpages; dustjacket with wear at the corners and spine ends, tiny chips and wrinkling on the topedge. A bright and tight copy in Very Good condition in a Very Good dustjacket with an archival cover.. Inscribed & Dated by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        Le bestiaire ou cortège d'Orphée. Illustré de burins originaux par Tavy Notton.

      édité aux dépens de l'artiste,, Paris, 1962 - Paris, édité aux dépens de l'artiste, 1962. 38,7x30 cm. Plein maroquin rouge, dos et filets dorés. 1/33 exemplaires num. sur vélin d'Arches comprenant: une suite sur vélin d'Arches et une épreuvve sur soie de deux doubles pages et quatres hors-texte (tirage total: 200 exemplaires). - Bel exemplaire. Plein maroquin rouge, dos et filets dorés. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORIA DE GALIZA.

      Nós., Buenos Aires. 1962 - 3 Vols. Fotogr. Ilstr. Mapas. Enc. Tela. LIBRO EN GALLEGO [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Sämtliche Werke. (10 von 22 Bdn.).

      München, Hanser, 1962-75 - 8°, ca. 8000 S., OLdr.(hellgrün). Kopfgoldschnitt mit Transp.-OU, Transp.-OU mit Randläsuren, Rücken etwas beschienen, sonst schönes Exemplare. Schöne dekorative Werkausgabe die erst nach dem Ableben des ursprünglichen Sammlers fertiggestellt wurde, darum nicht komplett.Abt. I. (fehlend Bd. 5 u. 7): Romane, Erzählungen, Gedichte. - Bd.1. (Grete Minde. - Ellernklipp. - Quitt - Unterm Birnbaum. - Schach v.Wuthenow. - Graf Petöfy.); Bd. 2. (L'Adultera. - Cécile. - Irrungen Wirrungen. - Stine. - Unwiederbringlich.); Bd.3. (Vor dem Sturm.- Anm.); Bd.4. (Effi Briest.- Frau Jenny Treibel.- Die Poggenpuhls.- Mathilde Möhring.); Bd. 6. (Balladen, Lieder, Sprüche.- Gelegenheitsgedichte.- Frühe Gedichte.- Versuche u. Fragmente.- Anh.); Abt. II. (compl.): Bde. I - III: Wanderungen durch die Mark Brandenburg;Abt. III. (fehlend: Bd. 2. Theaterkritiken.; Bd.3, II Teilbd.; Bd. 4, 5): Aufsätze, Kritiken, Erinnerungen.: Bd.1. Aufsätze und Aufzeichnungen; Bd. 3: Reiseberichte und Tagebücher. I. Teilbd.: Reiseberichte.Abteilung IV (fehlend alle 6 Bände): Briefe, Register. 6000 gr.

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        Run with the Hunted

      Chicago: Midwest Poetry Chapbooks 1962, 1st limited edition. () 32pp. Near fine. Octavo. Original red printed wrappers. Very minor abrasion to top right hand corner, but does not detract from overall appearance. $1.00 original price printed on back. A scarce item in near fine condition. This is Burkowski's third Chapbook, which were published by Midwest: A Magazine of Poetry and Opinion. This is one of approximately 300 copies printed..

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        Imperium: The Philosophy of History and Politics

      The Truth Seeker, New York 1962 - 626 pages. Index. First published in 1948. "He sought out a quiet inn at Brittas Bay, Ireland. Isolated, he struggled to begin. Finally, he started to write, and in six months - working entirely without notes, Francis Parker Yockey completed Imperium. (his) only real crime was to write a book, and for this he had to die. " - W. Carto. Bright gilt lettering upon black backstrip. Red ink check mark above author's name on title page and beside Nietzsche's quote on page vii. Introduction extensively marked in red pen. Balance of contents and endpapers unmarked. Light wear. Binding tight. A sound copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        EVIDENCES, 1949-1962, 77 NUMEROS (INCOMPLET)

      American Jewish Committee 1962 - RO40192107: 77 numéros d'env. 50 pages chacun. 20 numéros manquants (année 1959 manquante). Certains numéros illustrés de nombreuses photos en noir et blanc. Texte sur 2 colonnes. Tampons et annotations de bibliothèque sur les 1ers plats et en 1res pages. Quelques couvertures abîmées. Du n° 0, mars 1949, au n° 95, 15e année, jan.-fév. 1963. Sommaire du n° 0, mars 1949: Primauté de la loi, René Cassin. Les chances d'une entente entre Juifs et Arabes, Aubrey Eban. L'American Jewish Committee, Maurice Hano. L'oubli, c'est la honte, Emile Buré. Les menaces ne sont pas mortes, David Rousset. Dessins d'une Résurrection, Germaine Beaumont. Projet de la Constitution d'Israël, Rémy Roure. Sur les traces de Chateaubriand, Max Gallai. Sartre existe-t-il ?, Harold Rosenberg. Un mois d'histoire, Nicolas Baudy. Les Livres, Jacques Calmy. L'exode continue. Le 'Mea Culpa' hongrois. Le sort des 'Otages' en Egypte. Les Lieux-Saints dans la bataille de Palestine, etc. Sommaire du n° 96, avril-mai 1963: Il y a 20 ans, Varsovie, Chroniques et documents inédits, T. Bozynowski, W. Szlengel, J. Kermisz, M. Lévy. Toulouse en l'An Quarante, Claude Vigee. Sur Esaü et le Droit d'Aînesse, Emmanuel. Le Juif des Bois, S. Vicenz. L'illuminisme de Guillaume Postel, Fr. Secret. Microcosmes de Bresdin, C. Roger-Marx. Le style national dans l'art israélien, Ch. Spencer. Fragments autobiographiques, par Martin Buber. In-4 Broché. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos frotté. Intérieur acceptable Classification Dewey : 296-Judaïsme [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Chinese Calligraphy and Painting in the Collection of John M. Crawford, Jr. LIMITED edition of 850 copies

      New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1962 - First edition, first printing. Small folio, 32*24.5*3.2cm, wt:2.2kg, 305pp. 51 color and b/w photo plates. A near fine hardcover now protected in mylar. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Wrinkle In Time.

      Ariel Books, New York 1962 - First edition of the author's Newbury award-winning novel. Octavo, original half blue cloth. Inscribed by the author, "For Sam, Tesser Well Madeleine L'Engle". Light wear to the bottom boards, else near fine in a very near fine dust jacket that shows some light wear and a closed tear to the front panel. Without the Newberry Award winning seal to the front panel. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A very sharp copy. A Wrinkle in Time is one of the most significant novels of our time. The story revolves around a young girl whose father, a government scientist, has gone missing after working on a mysterious project called a tesseract. "A book that every person should read, a book that provides a road map for seeking knowledge and compassion even at the worst of times, a book to make the world a better place" (Cory Doctorow). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Jerusalem Windows

      New York: George Brazillier Inc. in association with Horizon Magazine,, 1962. Text and Notes by Jean Leymarie. Tall quarto. Original red cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. 2 original lithographs and colour illustrations throughout by Chagall. A couple of minor marks to boards, a sharp copy in dust jacket with a short closed tear to head of front panel, price clipped. First edition, first impression.

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        The Jerusalem Windows (including Two Original Lithographs, As Issued)

      George Brazillier Inc, New York, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 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..

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        The Sin Or Evils Of Integration (Using The Holy Bible To Justify Being Against The Mixing Of The Races) (Racist) (African American History) (Civil Rights Interest) (Southern Baptist Convention History)

      New York: Carlton Press, 1962. 1st Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. (American History) (Religion) DAILEY, Reverend Louis. The Sin Or Evils Of Integration. New York: A Reflection Book: Carlton Press, 1962. Hardcover with dust jacket. First Edition. Duodecimo. A look at how a great majority of the south viewed race during the time of The Civil Rights Era. The history of the racial issues facing The Southern Baptist Convention are highlighted as Dailey is a product of their educational system. Dailey uses the Bible to demonstrate how God and Christianity teach that the races were meant to be separate. Some chipping to the jacket. Book edges are scuffed and roughed up. Toning. Good/Good. $1200.00

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        QUESTO E ALTRO, rivista di letteratura (1962-1964) OTTO QUADERNI USCITI TUTTO IL PUBBLICATO, Milano, Lampugnani Nigri, 1962

      - 21 x 30, brossura, bs., alcune sottolineature, pp. 130-160 per fascicolo. La rivista iniziò e portò avanti una bella stagione culturale con aperture a importanti novit? (neoavanguardie e rapporti tra letteratura e politica e letteratura ed industria) anche con incursioni nelle letterature straniere tedesche e centro americane. Fondata nel 1962 a Milano da NICCOLO' GALLO, DANTE ISELLA, GENO PAMPALONI, VITTORIO SERENI ai quali si affiancò ANGELO ROMANO' nel 1964., ebbe sempre importanti collaboratori di cui diamo conto nel dettaglio. QUADERNO N. 1 (1962) pp, 144. Scritti di Calvino "La strada di San Giovanni", Isella "Il - come se - del Manzoni", Fortini, Paci. QUADERNO N. 2 (1962) pp.160. Scritti di Alfonso Gatto, G. Arpino "La prossima dignit? ", Paci, Salinas, Sergio Solmi "Letture ed altro", Fortini, Adorno T.W. QUADERNO N. 3 (marzo 12963) pp.112. Scritti di Vittorio Sereni "Apparizioni e incontri", CARLO BO " Eredit? di Leopardi", A. Romanò,Mario Tobino, P.Giorgio Bellocchio, R. Guttuso. Jack Kerouac, Marco Forti. QUADERNO N. 4 (Luglio 1963) pp.133. Scritti di G. PIOVENE "il doppio fondo di Saba". MARIO LUZI "nel magma", Romanò, G, Gramigna, G. Buzzi, L. Baldacci, Oreste Del Buono, G. Raboni, Carlo Betocchi. QUADERNO N. 5 (novembre 1963) oo,88. Scritti di G. DEBENEDETTI "il personaggio "Uomo", Sergio Solmi, VASCO PRATOLINI "Ellis!", Bartolo Cattafi, ANTONIO PIZZUTO "Paragrafi nel raccontare", G. Piovene, Attila Jozsef. QUADERNO N. 6-7 (marzo 1964) pp.133. Scritti di ATTILIO BERTOLUCCI "Poesie", P.P. PASOLINI "una disperata vitalit? ", Vittorio Strada, P. Bigongiari, Luciana Frezza. QUADERNO N. 8 (ultimo uscito nel giugno 1964) pp.76. Scritti di Silvio D'Arco Avalle "Lingua, stile e scrittura", Giansiro Ferrata "Il valore e la forma". Agostino Lombardo, Vittorio Sereni "L'opzione", G. Cesarano, Piera Oppezzo, Carlo Villa, Giorgio Cusatelli "Kafka - una via al realismo" Alfonso Gatto "una nuova educazione sentimentale". Questa collezione di tutto il pubblicato viene offerta a

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        La chanson de Roland

      LE CLUB DU LIVRE 1962 - sur papier vélin de Lana, exemplaire n°: 1961 / 2899, traduction originale du manuscrit d'Oxford et commentaires de Louis-Robert Plazolles, enluminures de Jean Gradassi, accompagné du fac-similé de l'édition originale de 1837, in-8

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        The Spy Who Loved Me (2 copies) - The Man With The Golden Gun - Octopussy And The Living Daylights - And then some

      London: Jonathan Cape and The Book Club 1962 - London: Jonathan Cape, 1962 - 1965 - 1966 and The Book Club, 1962. First Editions, First Printings (thus) except for The Spy Who Loved Me, which is a fourth printing. Near fine copies in near fine dustwrappers. Together with near fine copies in near fine dustwrappers of John Pearson's The Life Of Ian Fleming (London: Jonathan Cape, 1966. 1st), Simon Winder's (ed.) My Name's Bond, James Bond (London: Allan Lane, 2000. 2nd) and an Edinburgh City Art Centre's Brochure on Ian Fleming and the Art of Cover Design (Edinburgh: NN, 2008. 1st). Please note that the Diamonds Are Forever (London: Penguin, 2008. 1st thus) in the picture has been sold. CHF 500. These books part of our Catalogue 11: Crime, Spy, Mystery, Adventure, War and Pulp Fiction, a copy of which you can order from us. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        FATHER By CHARLES CALITRI 1962 super Rare

      Crown Publishers 1962 - TITLE: FATHER By CHARLES CALITRI 1962 super rare AUTHOR: CHARLES CALITRI PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: CROWN PUBLISHERS, NY 1962 EDITION: First Edition assumed with none stated CATEGORY: Super Rare, Mystery, Religion, Literature BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: Black with Red spine CONDITION: The jacket is in good condition. There is a $4.95 price on the front flap. There are two really really small pin sized green dots at the bottom edge. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean, and book is tight and sturdy. SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 445 pages. Good/Good dust jacket condition. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition assumed with none stated. CROWN PUBLISHERS, NY 1962. There is only one other copy of this book found for sale on the internet at the time of this research!!!! Rare. COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, books will ship immediately without email notification to customer (it's on the way), you are welcomed to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc 1250 E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 005816 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE DROWNED WORLD

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,. 1962. Octavo,. gray wrappers printed in black.. Wrappers tanned and a bit foxed, a near fine copy. An attractive copy. of a rare proof. (#109598). Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first British (and first hardcover) edition. "Some seventy years hence life is only really possible in the Arctic and Antarctic and man is regressing into deeply buried racial memories." - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 160. "A marvelous culmination of the long British tradition of disaster stories." - Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 4- 37. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-67. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 35. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 634-38.

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        MORTE D'URBAN

      NY: Doubleday & Co., 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.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover.  The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        KING RAT. Dedication Copy

      Little Brown & Company, Boston 1962 - The Dedication Copy. 8vo., 406pp. A very attractive near fine copy in dustwrapper showing light use. True First Edition [preceding the British] of the author's powerful debut work; a semi-fictional account of his incarceration at Changi, the notorious Japanese prison camp in Singapore. Clavell's full page presentation on the front free endpaper is telling: "Mother / I'll bet there were / many times when we / both figured that this / particular story would / never be told - / with love / from me / Nov '62". Clavell & his family had moved from the UK to Hollywood in 1953. In November of 1962 shortly after the publication of King Rat, they visited England on holiday where this copy, likely one of Clavell's personal copies & one of the earliest off of the press was presented to his Mother. 7500 copies were printed of what was the first in his "Asian Saga", six extraordinarily successful novels published over a period spanning some 30 years: King Rat, 1962 - Tai-Pan, 1966 - Shogun, 1975 - Noble House, 1981 - Whirlwind, 1986 & Gai-Jin, 1993. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Forms of Fiction

      New York: Random House. (1962). First. First edition. Ownership signature of novelist Jerre Mangione, corners rubbed, a good plus copy in a good, price-clipped dustwrapper with small nicks and tears, and a bit of soiling. Author's first book. The only copy we've seen in a printed jacket that does not appear to have been married to the book. .

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        Herder-Blatter. Faksimile Ausgabe zum 70 Geburtstag von Willy Haas

      Hamburg: Freie Akademie Der Kunste. 1962. First. First edition. Large quarto. Text in German. Paper covered boards. Bookplate, light wear to the boards, else near fine. copy number 34 of 100 numbered copies Signed by Willy Haas. Volume commenorating the German screenwriter's 70th birthday. Among many others he wrote screenpalys for The Burning Soil (1922), Joyless Street (1925), The Girl with a Patron (1925), One Does Not Play with Love (1926), The Brothers Schellenberg (1926), Dancing Vienna (1927), The Weavers (1927), and Napoleon at Saint Helena (1929). .

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        Karel Appel: Painter

      New York: Harry N. Abrams. (1962). First. First edition. Photographs by Ed van der Elsken. Large square quarto. Quarter cloth and pictorial paper over boards. Four page pamphlet "To the Reader" laid in. Light rubbing, near fine in very good printed acetate dustwrapper with a chip at the top of the front panel. One of 250 numbered copies Signed by the author and artist, with a Signed lithograph by Appel laid in. .

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        A Clockwork Orange

      Heinemann 1962 - First Edition, First Printing. A stunning copy of this First Issue dustjacket with extended flaps, seldom seen in this nice of condition. This unsophisticated dustjacket is rich in colors, with no chips or tears with only slight wear to the edges. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with no writing, marks or bookplates. Overall, a lovely copy of this true first edition for even the most discerning collector. This first state book, with black boards is in nice shape. There is light wear to the edges and corners. Otherwise, there is no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, an attractive copy of this true first edition with the original dustjacket SIGNED BY ANTHONY BURGESS on a laid in letter. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        A CLOCKWORK ORANGE

      London, Melbourne, Toronto: Heinemann,. [1962]. Octavo,. boards.. A fine copy in fine first state dust jacket with price "16s / NET" at. lower right corner of front flap. An excellent copy and quite. uncommon in this condition. Enclosed in custom quarter black leather. traycase. (#111875). First edition. First binding of black boards with spine panel stamped in gold. The author's most famous book and a cornerstone of twentieth-century British fiction. "A compelling and often comic vision of the way violence comes to dominate the mind, the novel is set in a future London and is told in a curious but readable Russified argot by a juvenile delinquent whose brainwashing by the authorities has destroyed not only his murderous aggression but also a deeper-seated sense of humanity (typified by his compulsive love for the music of Beethoven), It is an ironic novel in the tradition of Yevgeny Zamiatin's and George Orwell's anti-utopias." - Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), p. 175. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-190. Berger, Science Fiction and the New Dark Age, pp. 69-72. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 36. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 396-401.

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        One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

      The Viking Press, New York 1962 - 311 pages. First edition, first printing. His first book. First state book with "fool Red Cross Woman" on page 9. First issue dust jacket with the one line quote from Jack Kerouac at the bottom of the front flap. Dust jacket design by Paul Bacon. Fine book in a very good+ dust jacket with light edge wear and the spine slightly faded. A beautiful copy! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Clockwork Orange

      William Heinemann Ltd, London 1962 - SIGNED by author on book plate attatched to title page PLUS a signed postcard from the author to the books recipient at a later date 1981.Book is housed in custom made box with titles.Black cloth covers with gold titles to spine.Covers are mint,no marks,wear,rub,tears or fading.Book is also mint,no names or stamps,block is tight;book appears as unread.Dust wrapper is also in mint condition,bright and clean,no wear,tears,rub or marks,rear flap has had 2cm vertically trimmed off it, wrapper is unclipped.Dust wrapper is in protective mylar cover. The author's most famous book and a cornerstone of twentieth-century British fiction. "A compelling and often comic vision of the way violence comes to dominate the mind, the novel is set in a future London and is told in a curious but readable Russified argot by a juvenile delinquent whose brainwashing by the authorities has destroyed not only his murderous aggression but also a deeper-seated sense of humanity ; typified by his compulsive love for the music of Beethoven. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        A CLOCKWORK ORANGE.

      Heinemann, London 1962 - Burgess, Anthony. A CLOCKWORK ORANGE. Kondon: Heinemann, 1962. First Edition. The correct first issue in black boards & first state Dustwrapper [price 16s] & with the requisite deep flaps [10,5 cm front & 11cm rear]. A near fine or better copy in a very bright dustwrapper showing light use at the extremities. A short closed tear of 5 cm from the base of the spine has been internally mended. Short harmless light pen mark on the bottom edge. A very nice copy. There are three Heinemann issues - The first two were in black boards - the first priced at 16s the second priced at 18s. Thirdly in the late 60s the last copies were bound up in purple boards with a decimal price sticker. The first issue is very uncommon. The author's controversial tour-de-force. Excerpts from the first two chapters of the novel were dramatized and broadcast on BBC TV's program 'Tonight', in 1962 (now lost, believed wiped). A 1965 film by Andy Warhol entitled 'Vinyl' was an adaptation of the Burgess' novel and famously, very successfully filmed in 1971 by Stanley Kubrick - Withdrawn in Britain for fear of causing copycat violence. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST (signed + frog stamp)

      VIKING Press, New York 1962 - Viking (1962) 1974. NY. 311 pages. 8vo. The 1st/1st of this title originally published by Viking hit the presses in 1962. This copy was printed in 1974 and copyright page states Twenty-second printing June 1974. DJ price of $6.00 intact on flap. Also states Viking Compass Edition Issued in 1964 by the Viking Press. This copy is BOLDLY SIGNED by KEN KESEY in a gold paint pen on front-free endpaper. For --, Ken Kesey. Ken Kesey also stamped a large multi-colored frog stamp to same endpaper. Book is about fine in clean, bright green cloth with 4 sharp corners. Yellow topstain. The only thing holding this book back from being flawless is a minor flaw: 3 bottom page edges having a tiny chip or folded-up chip (tiny). This flaw hardly detracts from this excellent copy. Most minor shelf-wear to edges. Flaws are overstated. This book is in excellent, crisp condition. DJ is in the famous design as the 1st printing with cover design/art by Paul Bacon. DJ is bright and colorful. Black edges are nearly impossible to keep free of flaws and this copy is no different. Some of the black color has rubbed off at corners and along contours. As a result of the rubbing on DJ, we have graded it VG++ . Of the few signed Viking copies available, this is a beautiful book and a fine alternative to the signed 1st printing which will set you back a cool $ 7K. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Medium Rare Books LLC]
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        A Clockwork Orange

      London: Heinemann,, 1962. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. A bright copy, dust jacket darkened to spine, rubbed to folds and edges, corners nicked, a couple of small closed tears, price on inner flap covered with biro. First edition, first impression, first issue binding and first issue dust jacket. Three issues exist: two in black boards (the first priced 16s on the jacket, 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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        A CLOCKWORK ORANGE (W/ SIGNATURE LAID IN)

      Heinemann, London 1962 - First UK Printing. True first issue of both book and dust-jacket in black boards and dust-jacket with requisite deep flaps. Front corners of boards are lightly bumped and book has a slight lean. Previous owner's name appears neatly on top of first page. New front free end paper has been almost invisibly tipped in. As usual with this title, there is some foxing to the page block. However, gilt title on spine is clean and bright. Small paper with author's signature laid into book. First state dust-jacket has the requisite deeper flaps and is in Very Good+ condition. It is price clipped and has slight sunning to spine and tenderness running up the backside of the front panel. Overall an affordable copy of this highly sought after high spot of twentieth century British literature and the basis for the iconic 1971 Stanley Kubrick film starring Malcolm McDowell. Very Good - in Very Good +. dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books, ABAA, ILAB]
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