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        The Glass Blowers SIGNED 1st

      Gollancz 1963 - First edition Gollancz 1963. Original cloth - a Fine copy. Fine unclipped dust jacket Inscribed by the author "To Sandra Clarke with best wishes from Daphne du Maurier, 1987" Excellent copy of scarce signed Du Maurier. Not clipped, no ownership markings. In protective cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Finecopy ABA]
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        Fischerboote im Hafen von Hvar. Aquarell auf Japanpapier, rechts unten mit *Aug. Lange-Brock, Hvar 1963 * signiert und datiert.

      Bildmaß ca. 50 x 70 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), Aquarell auf Japanpapier, rechts unten signiert, bezeichnet und etwas undeutlich datiert ( wohl 1963 ). Das Aquarell unter Passepartout und Glas gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß 72,5 x 90 cm ). Das Bild verso mit montiertem Klebezettel Lange-Brocks mit handschriftlicher Bezeichnung *Hafen von Hvar* in Bleistift sowie seiner Adreßangabe ( Aug. Lange-Brock, Hamburg 52, Baron-Voght-Straße 59 und Rufnummer sowie ehemaligem Preis von 600.- DM ). Das Aquarell von guter Erhaltung, der Rahmen gering bestoßen. Literatur u.a.: Neue Rump, Hamburgisches Künstlerlexikon Seite 260. Provenienz: Alter Privatbesitz. ( Bitte beachten: Hier aufgrund der Größe und Bruchgefahr kein Versand hier bitte nur Selbstabholung nach Absprache - Please notice: No shipment possible ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage further pics at request )

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        Manifesto 59 X 42 cm. dell'esposizione Les nouveaux realistes Neue Galerie Munchen vom 8. februar bis mitte marz 1963

      Neue Galerie, 1963. Tinguely De St. Phalle Arman Deschamps Klein Villeglé Christo Hains Dufrene Spoerri Rotella César (Exhibition Poster)

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        Die Niemandsrose

      Frankfurt: S. Fischer, 1963 Frankfurt: S. Fischer, 1963. First edition. Inscribed by Celan to French literary critic Yvon Belaval in the year of publication to half title. Publisher's light gray-green cloth, lettered in gilt to spine, in the original white dust jacket, lettered in black. A near fine copy with a few small bumps to edges of front board and light sunning to spine, dust jacket with some spotting and faint toning, chipping to spine cap, and a half-inch closed tear to top edge of rear panel. Overall, a pleasing copy. Housed in a custom slipcase. From the library of Pulitzer Prize winning author Kenneth Silverman. Die Niemandsrose is Celan's fifth book of poetry and the first to appear after the crushing accusations of plagiarism by Claire Goll, which had tormented him for years. Die Niemandsrose, which appears under an epigraph in Cyrillic to the effect, "All poets are Jews," explicitly considers Jewish themes as well as the tragic demise of many of the great poets of the century, notably Mandelshtam and Tsvetaeva. Chiefly a biographer, Professor Kenneth Silverman co-directed the American Civilization program at NYU, and won not only the Pulitzer but also the Bancroft Prize for his work The Life and Times of Cotton Mather. Other notable works of his include biographies of Edgar Allan Poe and Samuel F. B. Morse. A magician himself, he also profiled the life of Harry Houdini. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        City Lights Journal (Volumes 1-4)

      San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1963. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. Signed. Issues 1-4, complete. All four issues signed by City Lights founder Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Additionally, the first issue is signed by Jack Hirschman; the fourth issue signed by Hirschman, Mendes Monsanto (editor) and Charles Bukowski biographer/friend Neeli Cherkovski. All first editions, although as per Cook issue three's two printings are indistinguishable. Very Good with light general wear, foxing to edge of page blocks, light reading creases to spine and several creases to wraps; Number 2 has a price blacked out on the front cover. A lovely set, housed in a custom black cloth slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA ]
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        IT CATCHES MY HEART IN ITS HANDS

      Loujon Press, New Orleans 1963 - 4to. One of only 777 copies printed. Signed by Bukowski, using thick silver ink, on the front endpaper, and dated, "6-2-63". Arguably Bukowski's most famous book, which collects poetry (66) written between the years 1955-1963. Individual poems merge to form together a body of work unrivalled in kind and very nearly unequalled in quality by Bukowski's contemporaries. But this title was surely enhanced by the skills and dedication of his publisher, Jon Webb, who along with his wife, Gypsy Lou, produced a masterpiece of presentation. The book was lovingly printed one page at a time, handfed with 12-point Garamond Old Style for the poems, 18-point Pabst O.S. for the titles -- to an ancient 8 x 12 Chandler & Price letterpress; on Linweave Spectra paper throughout, 320 lb. for the cover, 160 lb. for the jacket, 75 lb. for the text, in shades of white, wine, stone, saffron, bayberry, peacock, ivory, bittersweeet, gobelin & tobasco." The printing, all manual, was done through the steamy months of June to Septembeer 1963, in a slave quarters workshop back of a sagging ex-mansion in the French Quarter, New Orleans; and hand bound in October of the same year. Krumhansl 12. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ed Smith Books, ABAA]
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        Where the Wild Things Are

      New York: Harper & Row, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. First edition, first printing with base of title page bearing Library of Congress number 63-21253. Signed by Maurice Sendak on the half title page, inscribed to a former owner and dated Dec. '64. Publisher's pictorial paper covered boards over grey cloth spine. Near Fine, with light foxing to boards at edges, tiny ding to bottom edge of rear board, faint rubbing at corners. Slight offsetting to half title and adjacent page from laid in news-clipping announcing Maurice Sendak's upcoming speaking appearance at two schools. In a Very Good second state dust jacket with Caldecott Medal on front panel and altered text on rear flap. After the book won the Caldecott Medal, unsold copies were recalled by the publisher and supplied with new dust jackets boasting the award, as found here. Jacket shows light rubbing and light toning, light edge wear and a 2-inch closed tear at the top of the front panel; publisher's price of $3.50 intact at the top of the front flap, though bottom corner clipped. A very sharp copy, with an early signature.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA ]
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        Filmwise 3 & 4: Markopoulos (Signed)

      Hartford: Cinema 16 and the Film-makers Cooperative, 1963. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to, Side-stapled wrappers. The cover is lithographed from a drawing by Cocteau. Cover design is by Richard Tuttle. 68 pp. With contributions by Curtis Harrington, Gregory Battcock, Karen Kingel, Stan Brakhage and others including, Gregory Markopoulos for whom this special double-issue is featured. SIGNED by Markopoulos and numbered 130. The magazine is published by Cinema 16 and the Film-makers Cooperative. Paper is tanned with age and somewhat brittle, but is otherwise in clean very good condition. In all, P. Adams Sitney edited six issues of Filmwise (in four volumes). All are notoriously hard to find. A small handful in institutional hands, with almost no complete sets shown in WorldCat. Very early writings from several of the contributors including Brakhage and Malanga.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        The Student Voice [4 Issues, 1963-1965]

      Atlanta: Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, 1963-5. First Edition. Pamphlet. SNCC's nationally-distributed, professionally-printed monthly (later weekly) newspaper, which offered news of the African-American civil rights movement throughout the South, serving as a national recruiting and fundraising tool particularly on American campuses. Though not credited, the Voice was edited by a young Julian Bond, who had left Morehouse College in the Spring of 1961 to work full-time for SNCC, which he had helped to found a year earlier. The current issues provide graphic reportage of events in Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia and the rest of the southern U.S., providing first-person coverage of some of the bloodiest confrontations of the early days of the Civil Rights movement. Despite comparatively mainstream distribution, The Student Voice (like all else from SNCC's early period) is notably uncommon in commerce and far from abundant institutionally, with a number of major North American research libraries appearing to have no holdings at all as of August 2017. This small but representative sampling, though far from comprehensive, nonetheless provides excellent insight to the work of SNCC and the Civil Rights movement generally. Four quarto issues (11" x 8-1/2"). Each issue 4pp (bifolium), printed offset with photographic illustrations. Minimal wear or evidence of use; Near Fine. Includes Vol. 3 no. 1 (April 1962); Vol. 5, nos. 1 (Jan 14, 1964); 6 (Feb 18, 1964); and 8 (Mar 3, 1964).

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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        it catches my heart in its hands.

      New Orleans: Loujon Press,, 1963. new & selected poems 1955-1963. introduction by john william corrington. gypsy lou series no. 1: a loujon press award book. Octavo. Original white stiff wrappers printed with orange decoration, leaves in various colours and widths. With the illustrated dust jacket incorporated into a card wallet folder, with pictoral flap over fore-edge from rear. Some illustrated and facsimile leaves. A fine copy. First and signed limited edition, first printing, one of 777 unnumbered copies, signed and dated by the author on the front free endpaper (16 February 1964). Bukowski has used yellow paint to sign this copy, rather unusually (copies are more commonly found signed in silver ink). The work collects together what Jon and Louis, the printers, considered to be Bukowski's best works since 1955. It takes its title from a line in a poem by Robinson Jeffers and on the final page the printers describe the printing process in elaborate detail. Together with the facsimile letter loosely laid in, as issued, in which Bukowki comments "I have never seen a book put together in such a way, inventive creativeness and love."

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Big Yum Yum Book

      Cleveland: Robert Crumb, 1963. Very good. 4 items: 1. A hand made mock-up, conceived by Crumb himself, containing individual photographs of each page of the manuscript (295 distinct illustrations), mounted separately (rectos only), each hand numbered on the back in green pencil (92 of them corrected), and then spiral bound together to make a book, a creation aimed at instituting copyright, and shopping publication privileges to potential publishers. 143 leaves (3 1/2" X 5" X 1 1/2" thick). Very good. The inside front cover is stamped, "This book is the property of - Dana Crumb Associates - 819 Eddy Street - San Francisco, California 54109 - Must Be Returned - Within 30 Days of Receipt." The manuscript was written, drawn and colored (beautifully executed in Prismacolor pencils) by Crumb, over 6 months in 1962 and 1963. He gifted it to his wife Dana, made up this sample in 1974, got it published in 1975 (Scrimshaw Press, San Francisco), then left this original with their lawyer Albert Morse (indeed, all the items in this lot are ex-Albert Morse). 2. Distinguishing this primary copy from any other pre- publication sample (should any other exist), is the inclusion of Dana Crumb's wood handled rubberstamp that was used to imprint the inside front cover. 3. Also present is a dummy of the hardbound book as originally conceived by Robert Crumb (black cloth, titled in silver and blue, blank pages). 4. A 1st edition of the published book in pictorial boards and jacket. From the dustjacket flap of the published book: "I drew this story when I was nineteen years old and still a virgin... Now I'm thirty years old and the book seems somewhat adolescent and immature to me. I gave the book as a gift to Dana when I first met her, as a token of my love. We got married shortly after. It has been hidden away all these years, along with some early sketchbooks of mine, and other sophomoric-romantic works done in the throes of horny passion. But now the time has come to review it to the world. I guess. My lawyer Albert Morse thinks it'll sell like hotcakes and make a lot of money. I dunno.".

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        La vache au pré noir de Jean Dubuffet. Lettre d’un imprimeur à un peintre et la réponse que celui-ci y fit.

      - 1963. 1 volume in-4, en feuilles, sous chemise noire éditeur à rabats. [12] ff. de texte, de Louis Barnier et de Jean Dubuffet. Illustré de 24 planches hors texte en couleurs, suivant les 24 équations découlant des « quatre couleurs de la quadrichromie traditionnelle ». « En définitive, nous n’avons pas fait autre chose que ce que fait couramment le lecteur de Cent mille milliards de poèmes rendus possibles par Raymond Queneau, lorsque prenant au gré de son humeur, les vers des sonnets qui lui sont proposés, il les assemble en un poème inédit ». 1 des 333 exemplaires numérotés, n°82, réservés exclusivement aux amis de l’imprimerie Union. Est joint le carton de bonne année de l’imprimerie Union : Que 1963 soit pour vous une année de vaches grasses. 1341 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Pierre PREVOST]
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        The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

      Victor Gollancz Ltd, London 1963 - First Edition, First Printing. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION published 1963 by Victor Gollancz. An attractive First Issue dustjacket that is rich in color with minor wear to the edges. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with minor wear to the spine. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A superb copy in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Portraitphotographie mit eigenh. U.

      o. O., 1963 - 240 : 180 mm. Brustbild im Profil nach rechts. - Photographie: Angus McBean, London.

      [Bookseller: Kotte Autographs GmbH]
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        BIBLIOPHON CURCIO FRANCESE PER L'INSEGNAMENTO E IL PERFEZIONAMENTO DELLA LINGUA

      ARMANDO CURCIO EDITORE, 1963. ITALIANO 0,46 Bel volume in cartonato rigido. Piatti ben conservati e saldi al dorso. Lieve fioritura ai tagli. Carte di guardia in cartoncino colorato in blu con marchio tipografico centrale. Presente coniugazione, in appendice, dei verbi regolari ed irregolari. Parte seconda dei volumi. Francese-Italiano. USATO

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        Big Yum Yum Book

      Cleveland: Robert Crumb, 1963. 4 items: 1.A hand made mock-up, conceived by Crumb himself, containing individual photographs of each page of the manuscript (295 distinct illustrations), mounted separately (rectos only), each hand numbered on the back in green pencil (92 of them corrected), and then spiral bound together to make a book, a creation aimed at instituting copyright, and shopping publication privileges to potential publishers. 143 leaves (3 1/2" X 5" X 1 1/2" thick). Very good. The inside front cover is stamped, "This book is the property of - Dana Crumb Associates - 819 Eddy Street - San Francisco, California 54109 - Must Be Returned - Within 30 Days of Receipt." The manuscript was written, drawn and colored (beautifully executed in Prismacolor pencils) by Crumb, over 6 months in 1962 and 1963. He gifted it to his wife Dana, made up this sample in 1974, got it published in 1975 (Scrimshaw Press, San Francisco), then left this original with their lawyer Albert Morse (indeed, all the items in this lot are ex-Albert Morse). 2. Distinguishing this primary copy from any other pre- publication sample (should any other exist), is the inclusion of Dana Crumb's wood handled rubberstamp that was used to imprint the inside front cover. 3. Also present is a dummy of the hardbound book as originally conceived by Robert Crumb (black cloth, titled in silver and blue, blank pages). 4. A 1st edition of the published book in pictorial boards and jacket. From the dustjacket flap of the published book: "I drew this story when I was nineteen years old and still a virgin... Now I'm thirty years old and the book seems somewhat adolescent and immature to me. I gave the book as a gift to Dana when I first met her, as a token of my love. We got married shortly after. It has been hidden away all these years, along with some early sketchbooks of mine, and other sophomoric-romantic works done in the throes of horny passion. But now the time has come to review it to the world. I guess. My lawyer Albert Morse thinks it'll sell like hotcakes and make a lot of money. I dunno.". Very good.

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        ANNALI DELLA SCUOLA NORMALE SUPERIORE DI PISA Serie II Vol XXXII

      PISA: SCUOLA NORMALE SUPERIORE DI PISA, 1963. BROSSURA. BUONO. 21 28. I II USATO

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        Chapters on Writing and Printing.

      Lexington, 1963. 6 x 10. 70 pages plus a 4-page specimen of Hammer's American Uncial and Andromache types, and original leaves ( an 8-page gathering & a 4-page gathering) from Victor Hammer's Stamperia del Santuccio books in Pindar and Sampson types. Buff boards, paper spine label, spine very slightly darker, a few touches of foxing; booklabel inside front cover. Near fine. WITH: 6 additional leaves (most double). No. 87 of 134 copies, impeccably printed by Carolyn Hammer in black & red. The leaves include an engraved initial letter in red. The four chapters are "Calligraphy for the Printer" (Paul Standard), "Digressions on the Roman Letter" (Victor Hammer, "Printing from the Blocks of Bewick" (R. Hunter Middleton), and "Notes on the Stamperia del Santuccio" (Carolyn Hammer). With two Bewick illustrations printed from the blocks. Not in Chalmers checklist of leaf books.

      [Bookseller: The Veatchs Arts of the Book]
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        ALS Georgie Hyde-Lees to Thomas Parkinson, July 8, 1963. RE: William Butler Yeats

      Dublin, Ireland: Georgie Hyde-Lees, 1963. Hand-written Letter with original autograph, 7" x 9" Single Page, Good with tiny marginal tears to top edge, creasing. Provenance: Peter Howard, Serendipity Books, Berkeley.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        Hop on Pop

      New York: Beginner Books, Random House, Inc.,, 1963. Octavo. Original glossy pictorial boards. With the dust jacket. Illustrations throughout by the author. Wear to spine ends of dust jacket, rubbing to bottom board edge, light wear to dust jacket sides. A very good copy. First edition, first printing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Lord of the Rings, 1st UK Edition, With Publishers Slipcase

      Allen & Unwin, 1963. First Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. J.R.R. Tolkien. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien. Published by George Allen & Unwin, an early 1960's set of the UK 1st Editions. The Fellowship of the Ring is a 13th impression published in 1963. The Two Towers is an 10h impression published in 1963. The Return of the King is a 10th impression published in 1963. An exceptionally well preserved set of first editions of this classic of fantasy literature. The set is housed in the original publishers off white slipcase with the label on one side. The slipcase shows some rubbing to the edges, with a bit of color loss, no bumps to the corners, very nice and bright condition, only very lightly soiled. It has done a wonderful job and protected the books from any damage. A few tape ghosts from early dustjacket protecters on The Fellowship. One previous owners name to the front endpaper of the Fellowship, no other marks or writing to the books. The books have a bit of foxing or offsetting to the endpapers, a bit of foxing to the outer edges of the textblock. Overall this set is in Very Good Plus condition, light soiling to the dustjackets, with minor rubbing to the fold areas, no fading to the lettering, and are lightly tanned to the spines. The text block is clean and bright. The red topstain is clean, without a little spotting and fading to The Fellowship. The exterior cloth is extremely clean, with the gilt untarnished and bright. The books are still clean and tight, and the maps are attached, and in excellent condition, no extra folds or tears noted. The dustjackets are in great shape with no chips or tears to the edges. None are price clipped and are the original and correct impression for all three books. A beautiful First Edition set, still housed in the orignal Publishers Slipcase. A fabulous set for the collector, difficult to find in this lovely condition. Digital photo's available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed/Numbered/Limited Editions. Very Good Plus / Very Good Plus.

      [Bookseller: The Tolkien Bookshelf]
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        Dead Fingers Talk

      John Calder/Olympia Press, London 1963 - The uncorrected proof copy of this drug novel, which consists of an amalgam of sections from The Naked Lunch, The Soft Machine and The Ticket that Exploded, as well as some material not reproduced elsewhere. Inscribed by Burroughs "For Richard Aaron" on the half title. Also on the half title, in another hand: "M. Farmer. Reading copy. Publication date: Oct. 31st, 1963." Published at the height of Burroughs' experimentation with the cut-up technique, this volume embodies that approach, as well as anticipating the later variation of it that we now call "sampling." A good association copy: Richard Aaron was, among other things, the person who negotiated the sale of Burroughs' literary archive to Robert Altmann of Liechtenstein. There was no U.S. edition of this title. Near fine in plain green wrappers, in a very good dust jacket, which differs from the published jacket by virtue of being trimmed to a shorter height and having had the flaps trimmed as well. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA (Lopezbooks)]
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        Die Niemandsrose

      Frankfurt: S. Fischer 1963 - Frankfurt: S. Fischer, 1963. First edition. Inscribed by Celan to French literary critic Yvon Belaval in the year of publication to half title. Publisher's light gray-green cloth, lettered in gilt to spine, in the original white dust jacket, lettered in black. A near fine copy with a few small bumps to edges of front board and light sunning to spine, dust jacket with some spotting and faint toning, chipping to spine cap, and a half-inch closed tear to top edge of rear panel. Overall, a pleasing copy. Housed in a custom slipcase. From the library of Pulitzer Prize winning author Kenneth Silverman. Die Niemandsrose is Celan's fifth book of poetry and the first to appear after the crushing accusations of plagiarism by Claire Goll, which had tormented him for years. Die Niemandsrose, which appears under an epigraph in Cyrillic to the effect, "All poets are Jews," explicitly considers Jewish themes as well as the tragic demise of many of the great poets of the century, notably Mandelshtam and Tsvetaeva. Chiefly a biographer, Professor Kenneth Silverman co-directed the American Civilization program at NYU, and won not only the Pulitzer but also the Bancroft Prize for his work The Life and Times of Cotton Mather. Other notable works of his include biographies of Edgar Allan Poe and Samuel F. B. Morse. A magician himself, he also profiled the life of Harry Houdini. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die Blendung. Roman.

      München, Hanser. 1963 - 8°. 515 S. OLn. 1. Ausgabe der erweiterten Fassung des 1935 erstmals erschienenen, epochemachenden Romans, mit eigenhändiger Widmung des späteren Nobelpreisträgers (1905-1994) an Rudolf Hartung (1914-1985) ". meinen ältesten Freund in Deutschland, ohne den auch dieses Buch heute noch nicht 'existieren' würde .". Hartung war seit den Jahren nach dem Krieg mit Canetti verbunden. Diese Ausgabe der 'Blendung' hat nach und nach seinen Durchbruch in Deutschland eingeleitet. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Georg Fritsch Antiquariat]
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        Guide Book of Rules, Regulations and Procedures for Contractors Working for the Bahrain Petroleum Company Limited Awali, Bahrain. (Awali, BAPCO, August 1963).

      1963. 8vo. V, (1), 68 pp. Original plastic spiral binder. Original booklet of regulations as issued to contractors working with BAPCO in the 1960s. Contains sections on working hours during Ramadhan, overtime, security badges, work areas and good housekeeping, sanitary facilities, painting specifications, tools and equipment, explosives permits, theft and site identification, safe practices, traffic regulations, fire risks and accidents. - Well-preserved and obviously never read.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris]
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        Hop on Pop.

      New York: Beginner Books, Random House, Inc., 1963 - Octavo. Original glossy pictorial boards. With the dust jacket. Wear to spine ends of dust jacket, rubbing to bottom board edge, light wear to dust jacket sides. A very good copy. Illustrations throughout by the author. First edition, first printing. Younger & Hirsch 30. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Chagall Lithograph [II]. 1957 - 1962.

      Monte Carlo Verlag Andre Sauret 1963 - (32,7 x 25,3 cm); 4°; 208,(1) Seiten mit zahlreichen meist farbigen Abbildungen; Orig.-Leinwandband; Orig.-Umschlag; Orig.-Cellophanumschlag. Mit 12 Orig.-Lithographien, davon 7 in Farbe inklusive Umschlag. Deutsche Ausgabe. Umschlag ist etwas angerändert. Cellohanumschlag mit Abrissen. Kopfschnitt angestaubt und fleckig. Die Lithographien im Buch sind tadellos. * Versand mit/ shipping with Deutsche Post oder/ or DHL. - Ask for more pics ! * 2001 gr.

      [Bookseller: Heinrich Heine Antiquariat oHG]
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        Sonny Liston: The Champ Nobody Wanted

      Johnson Publishing Company, Chicago 1963 - First edition. Some edgewear, near very good in about very good dustwrapper with shallow nicking at the spine ends. Biography of Liston by a noted African-American sportswriter. To some of his contemporaries Liston, an ex-convict, embarrassed a sport that had been trying to gentrify its image. Issued simultaneously in both soft and hardcover editions, both are very uncommon, the hardcover verges on being rare. A presentable copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Sonny Liston : The Champ Nobody Wanted

      Johnson Publising Company, USA 1963 - 224pp; illustrated. Bottom front corner lightly bumped. Dustjacket has smoe light shelfwear to edges with some soiling and half inch closed tear top front. The author's surname has been pasted to head of spine of jacket. 'This book, the unauthorized biography, traces the life of Sonny Liston from his birth .through the night of September 25th, 1962, when he startled the world of boxing by knocking out Floyd Patterson in 2:06 of the first round of their title bout in Chicago's Comiskey Park.' Scarce book. We have acquired a quality collection of Boxing Books from one of our customers. Please contact us by e-mail or phone if you wish to receive a list. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hedgerow Books PBFA]
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        The Spy Who Came in from the Cold [SIGNED]

      London: Victor Gollancz, 1963. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Excellent original jacket with minimal fading to spine, short tear and very slight wear to head of spine. Very clean rear panel with just a light scratch. Unclipped and priced at 18/- Net to front flap. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Third impression before publication. Blue cloth binding, light scuff to outside page edge otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Signed by the author to label on the title page. A landmark in espionage fiction, winner of the 1963 Crime Writers' Association 'Gold Dagger' for best crime novel, in 1965 the US edition won the Mystery Writers of America 'Edgar Award for best mystery novel. A first class example. Provenance: We have a hand written and signed letter from John le Carre that was sent with the label. The letter is not included with this item, but a copy will be supplied. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 222

      [Bookseller: Tarrington Books]
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        Where the Wild Things Are

      New York: Harper & Row, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. First edition, first printing with base of title page bearing Library of Congress number 63-21253. Signed by Maurice Sendak on the half title page, inscribed to a former owner and dated Dec. '64. Publisher's pictorial paper covered boards over grey cloth spine. Near Fine, with light foxing to boards at edges, tiny ding to bottom edge of rear board, faint rubbing at corners. Slight offsetting to half title and adjacent page from laid in news-clipping announcing Maurice Sendak's upcoming speaking appearance at two schools. In a Very Good second state dust jacket with Caldecott Medal on front panel and altered text on rear flap. After the book won the Caldecott Medal, unsold copies were recalled by the publisher and supplied with new dust jackets boasting the award, as found here. Jacket shows light rubbing and light toning, light edge wear and a 2-inch closed tear at the top of the front panel; publisher's price of $3.50 intact at the top of the front flap, though bottom corner clipped. A very sharp copy, with an early signature.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books, ABAA]
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        ORPHANS OF THE SKY

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1963.. Octavo, boards. First edition. Preceded the 1964 Putnam edition. Part of Heinlein's "future history" series, first published as a two-part serial in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION in 1941 as "Universe" and "Common Sense." Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-513. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. See Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1653-64. Neatly written gift inscription dated May 1963 on front free endpaper. A fine copy in very good or better dust jacket with touch of wear at spine ends and corner tips and a bit of tanning, mostly to spine panel. An attractive copy. (#150337)

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Where the Wild Things Are, 25th Anniversary Edition (SIGNED BY MAURICE SENDAK)

      Harper & Row, 1963 (1974). Hardcover. As New/as new. AS NEW IN DUST JACKET. Oblong quarto in color illustrated paper-covered boards, grey cloth spine strip. SIGNED BY SENDAK ON THE TITLE PAGE without personalization or inscription. The book still carries the 1963 copyright without any note of additional printings. The dust jacket, which retains the u.s. price of $4.95 on the top corner of the jacket flap (the lower corner where the U.K. price would have appeared, is clipped), notes on the rear flap that this edition was reprinted in 1974. The dust jacket has the gold Caldecott medallion.

      [Bookseller: The Old Book Shop of Bordentown (ABNJ)]
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        ORPHANS OF THE SKY

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1963.. Octavo, boards. First edition. Preceded the 1964 Putnam edition. Part of Heinlein's "future history" series, first published as a two-part serial in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION in 1941 as "Universe" and "Common Sense." Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-513. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. See Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1653-64. A fine copy in very good or better dust jacket with wear and shallow loss at spine ends and corner tips. (#138790)

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        A Clockwork Orange

      New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First US Edition. 184 p. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Former owner's name on front end paper. Three dings, on top and bottom of boards, a bit of wear at foot. Jacket spine panel faded, chipped at head and tail with a closed tear snaking its way up the spine a bit, light dampstain to front panel mostly visible on verso, back panel rubbed, price-clipped. Nice condition overall.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books ]
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