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        Ride ‘Im Cowboy

      brown ink on cream paper, archivally matted, glazed and framed. Professionally cleaned, a crisp bright image. Approximately 6-7/8 x 4-15/16 inches image area, with margins 16.5 x 21.25 inches. Etching and drypoint Signed in the plate. This etching is on a full sheet of paper and has never been trimmed - rare With: “The Range Country” a bookseller’s catalogue (pre-1963). A full page illustration of this particular etching is depicted there. The owners of International Bookfinders had purchased the etching and offered it in this catalogue; for some reason it was never sold - perhaps they decided they liked it too much? We acquired it from the heirs [Galvin #67].

      [Bookseller: Randall House Rare Books]
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        THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1963 First edition, variant binding [with the actual binder unknown, but probably commercially made for the general library market using unbound sheets obtained directly from the publisher]. The first edition binding is usually of blue cloth, but this copy has printed boards [about 5" x 7.25"] with the red background spine and front board/panel probably copied from the corresponding portions of the regular first edition Dust Wrapper but with the rear board/panel blank white], 222 pages [text block measures about 4.75" x 7" x 5/8"]. There is a vertical strip of white cloth tape re-inforcement to each hinge with binding threads sewn through the tape. The title page bears a 1963 date and the copyright page has "(copyright symbol) Victor Gollancz Limited 1963" at the top with no indication of any subsequent impression/printing underneath. Edgar and Gold Dagger Award winning novel. There is a handwritten date ["Jan. 1965"] and [unreadable by me] initials/name to the front free endpaper, else a Near Fine or better copy [no Dust Wrapper, possibly so issued]. This version of the book appears to be quite scarce.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

      [Bookseller: Other Worlds Bookstore]
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        Signed less than 48 hours before leaving for Texas, President and Mrs. Kennedy?s 1963/1964 New Years and Hanukkah card ? of the utmost rarity ? one of only a few signed by both!<br>

      [Washington, D.C.], [November 19-20, 1963] Exceedingly Rare 1963/1964 Kennedy New Years card boldly signed ?John Kennedy? as President and ?Jacqueline Kennedy? as First Lady. Hallmark card, 4.5? x 6.5? closed. Color photograph on front captioned ?Créche in East Room, The White House.? Engraved message beneath gilt-embossed presidential seal: ?With best wishes / for a / Happy New Year.? Fine condition. According to Mary Evans Seeley in her book, ?Season's Greetings from the White House,? 1,500 cards reading ?With our wishes for a Blessed Christmas and a Happy New Year? were printed by Hallmark with facsimile signatures of President and Mrs. Kennedy, and an additional 700 were ordered without signatures. Maj. Gen. C.V. Clifton, Jr., Kennedy?s military aide, was informed by a letter dated November 14, 1963, from Jeannette Lee, a Hallmark V.P., that 500 of the unsigned cards would be shipped directly to him. President Kennedy was at Cape Canaveral, Florida, on November 16th t

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        ?I know how much you admired the President and how highly he regarded you?? Rare black-bordered handwritten letter of Robert F. Kennedy after his brother?s assassination

      Rare Autograph Letter Signed ?Bob? as Attorney General, on both sides of a black-bordered embossed Attorney General card, 5? x 3.5?. Washington, [1963/1964]. To John. Gilt-embossed Seal of the Department of Justice at top center. Small plastic tape stain at upper edge. Fine condition.In full, ?Dear John, My thanks to you for your kind and thoughtful letter to me. I know how much you admired the President and how highly he regarded you ?" I appreciated your writing me and hope that some day soon I have a chance to see and talk with you- Best, Bob?

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        It should be read by everyone who is concerned with the brotherhood of man" - Martin Luther King signed book "The Desegregated Heart" by Sarah Patton. Also signed by Rosa Parks, Ralph Abernathy, the author, and other Civil Rights activists

      n.p., September 27, 1963 Signed book "The Desegregated Heart", signed "Martin Luther King Jr." 1st edition, New York: William Morrow, 1962. 5.75" x 8.5", 364 pages, original half sage cloth, original dust jacket. Sarah Patton Boyle's "The Desegregated Heart", inscribed and signed by the author and Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, James Farmer, Ralph David Abernathy, Aaron Henry, and James L. Bevel, as well as Bayard Rustin and Wyatt Tee Walker. A landmark book with a remarkable collection of signatures. Boyle was one of Virginia?s most prominent white civil rights activists during the 1950s and 1960s and author of the widely acclaimed autobiography The Desegregated Heart... Her views on desegregation evolved from being a proponent of gradual desegregation to a leading and often controversial white voice for immediate desegregation in public schools and in higher education. Her 1955 article for the Saturday Evening Post, titled ?Southerners Will Like Integration,? prompted a fierce backlash that included having a

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Just months after receiving the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature, John Steinbeck grants Broadway producer David Merrick the rights to turn his Oscar-nominated screenplay of ?Viva Zapata!? into a musical

      Partly Printed Document Signed ?John Steinbeck? as owner twice and signed ?David Merrick? as Producer, initialed by him ?DM? 25 times, 10p, 8.5? x 11?. New York, June 11, 1963; originally dated ?January? which was crossed out, replaced with ?June? and initialed by Merrick. Signed by Steinbeck and Merrick on page 8. Steinbeck has signed again on page 10 (two nicks at upper edge), dating it ?Jan. 11, 1963?. Carbon paper, signed and initialed in ink, stapled together in upper left corner. Fine condition.In part, Steinbeck ?is the sole author of the motion picture shooting script concerning the story of the life and activities of EMILIANO ZAPATA (hereinafter called the ?Work?); that the said Work is original with and has not been copied or adapted from any other work; that the said Work was used as the basis for the motion picture entitled ?ZAPATA?, produced by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ...the Owner hereby grants to the Producer the

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        La Planete des Singes (The Planet of the Apes)

      Le Cercle du nouveau livre; Paris 1963 - Fine Limited Edition published 1963, the same year as the first edition. Published in French. Original green cloth covered boards with gold stamped lettering on the cover and the spine. Colophon page states this is book number 732 E. Publisher's introductory leaflet is included; laid in. Comes housed in a custom slipcase. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        A set of all four Beatles signatures obtained in England in July 1963

      Beatles Signatures, "love Paul McCartney XXX,""Ringo Starr XXX,""love from John Lennon XXX,""love from George Harrison XXX,"1p., 8" x 10", [July 1963], [Margate, England]. Waterstained but completely legible with light marginal wear. Good-plus condition.The signatures were obtained by a fan in July 1963 during a six day series of concerts at the Winter Gardens in Margate, England. Unfortunately for the devoted fan, the sheet had a run-in with water, which has blurred some of the signatures. Despite its flaws, the lovingly typewritten titles, with other handwritten embellishments, make for a wonderful memento from the Beatles' early days before they "went big" in America the following year. Includes Roger Epperson Certificate of Authenticity.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Jawbreakers (UNIQUE ASSOCIATION COPY)

      Toronto, Ontario: Contact Press, 1963. Card covers. Near Fine. 54 pp. Light card covers printed in red and black in dust wrapper. 8vo., 1 of 200 copies printed in near-fine condition.Light edgewear and a few creases to covers. Extraordinary inscribed copy. On the half title, the poet has written: "A poem is something/you call a poem/P-O-E-M/or P-O-M-E/and works/Milton Acorn/in loving appreciation /of/Joe Rosenblatt/Joe Irving/Red Lane/and Lionel Kearns (MA)". The inscription likely dates from the mid-&#39;60&#39;s when "People&#39;s Poet" Acorn was living in Vancouver. He used to hang out in a coffee house named The Advance Mattress Company, and was involved politically with the LSA (League for Socialist Action), a Trotskyite organization. Joe Irving was a folk singer and a poet in residence at the LSA offices on Granville Street. Richard Stanley "Red" Lane (1936-1964) was the older brother of poet Patrick Lane and a promising West Coast poet in his own right. Joe Rosenblatt got his early start as a poet with assistance from Acorn, Al Purdy and Earle Birney. Lionel Kearns was a young poet at UBC and a member of the original Tish group.

      [Bookseller: Come By Chance Books (IOBA)]
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        Bell Jar

      Heinemann, 1963-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London: Heinemann, 1963. First Edition, First Printing, with "First Published 1963" on the copyright page, with no subsequent printings mentioned. In a facsimile (REPLICA) dust jacket. In Very Good condition, with clean pages and sound binding. The top corner of the front free end paper is clipped, and there is a faint dirty shoe print to that page as well. The camera was unable to register the shoe print, so although it is present, it is not visible in the photo of the front free end paper posted above. The front board shows a light cup ring. The rear board shows light sunning and light surface wear. There is light wear at the spine ends. The gilt stamping to the spine is sharp and crisp. The dust jacket is a facsimile, provided for display purposes only. A very nice copy, well preserved. Presents well.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The Bell Jar

      Heinemann, 1963-01-01. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London: Heinemann, 1964: Contemporary Fiction Series. The second issue ever. This is the only other edition besides the true first that bears the pseudonym "Victoria Lucas" instead of Sylvia Plath. In very Good condition, with clean pages and sound binding. Pages 101 and 103 have a small area of damage at the bottoms near the gutter, which is assumed to have occurred during the binding process, as shown in the last image posted above. Exterior shows light sunning to the spine and a few very light dings to the boards along the corners and edges. Spine ends very slightly worn. Gilt lettering on spine is for the most part very sharp, but rubbed a bit on the edge of the Contemporary Fiction logo. One minute dot to the side edge of the text block. Small area of light surface wear to the pink topstain. A very nice copy, well preserved.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        SYSTEMATICS: THE JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTE FOR THE COMPARATIVE STUDY OF HISTORY, PHILOSOPHY AND THE SCIENCES

      Kingston-upon-Thames: Coombe Springs, 1963 to 1974. Generally excellent condition, largely unread, some wear to the spine edges on the isseus of the first volume. Complete run of 44 individual issues, volume 1, no. 1, June, 1963 to Volume 11, No. 4, March, 1974; articles by J.G. Bennett (25), A.G.E. Blake (11), H. Bortoft (7), Dr. M. Feldenkrais, Marjorie von Harten, A.M. Hodgson (9), Edward Matchett (7), Ken Pledge (3), O.L. Reiser, Ida Rolf, and many others; Indexes to each issue except the first are laid-in; Each issue range from about 85 to 110 pages

      [Bookseller: By The Way Books]
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        Associated Press

      The Torch Is Passed. Associated Press. 100 Pages. The Associated Press Story of the Death of a President. Copyrighted 1963 by The Associated Press. Very clear black/white photos on just about every page, with a moving detailed story. On page 41 begins a colour photo section to page 44. Has black/white photos of the assassination of Lee Harvey Oswald by Jack Ruby. Story is done as a daily description of events from Friday November 22, 1963 to Monday November 25, 1963, the day of funeral. Page 99 is an Acknowledgements page by Wes Gallagher, General Manager and listing all contributors. Very clear and moving photos of the instant of JFKÕs assassination./Hardcover. NON SMOKING STORE. My listing includes PHOTO OF ACTUAL BOOK for sale. Book Very Gently Read. Book Interior FINE/ Covers Near Fine. No dust jacket. Coated stock. Covers are burgundy cloth boards, lettering gilt, front has The torch is passed.... in script, spine has THE TORCH HAS PASSED... in block and The Associated Press. Covers and spine are flat, clean, burgundy is bright gold lettering is more like bronze or matte, boards and spine have one slightly bent corner tip, a very faint vertical creases beside spine but not on spine, minimal edge wear on corner tips and top and bottom of spine only, back of spine has a thin white mark onto back cover about 1 inch, back cover side edge has three shallow dent marks and at one is a chip that has torn the cloth and exposes the board 1/8 H x 1/16 inch W. Page edges are protected by the boards but may be slightly sunned. Inner end papers are white, ffep has unfortunately been neatly cut out. Inside of book is tight, clean, clear, bright, flat. . Vintage

      [Bookseller: WILLOWBAY BOOKS]
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        V

      Philadelphia, PA & New York, NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Fine/Near Fine. ...V. is indescribably original. In a madcap, sometimes sad, frequently hilarious way, it captures the ruthlessness and multiplicity of the modern world. Incident piles on incident until, in what amounts almost to a revelation, the pattern of the book and the century it describes emerge with a terrible beauty."(from rear flap) A first edition of Thomas Pynchon&#39;s debut novel, in first issue dust jacket with list of chapter numbers & headings. Still being parsed & analyzed, this is a dense, surreal dream-narrative that launched the Pynchon legend & is a landmark of twentieth-century American literature. As Mark Hayden writes, "fans regularly proclaim Pynchon as the father and most intricate designer of postmodern hip lit. There&#39;s something to this. The writer name-checks and digresses more than any writer since Kerouac, with his wanderlust ramblings. Pynchon proves more verbose than Vonnegut or Salinger too. I mention these specific writers because their themes turn up in V., as protagonist Benny Profane searches, like Sal Paradise or Holden Caulfield, for place and identity."(from a review in pastemagazine.com) We are proud to offer this most important literary collectible in exceptionally fine condition among those available. Book in very fine condition with only sunning to edges of light purple cloth, very mild soiling to bottom edge, a few very tiny gauges to black-colored top edge, interior mint except for mild rubbing at upper right corner of first page after front endpaper, not effecting inverse pyramid of "V"s. Dust Jacket with only minor rubbing & soiling, esp. to light background of rear cover, moderate chipping & creases to upper & lower edges, spine has appx. 1/8" missing at top.

      [Bookseller: Third Mind Books]
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        Black to Black and other Poems.

      Carfax, London 1963 - Hardcover. Octavo. 32pp. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Black dust jacket starkly lettered in white. The first hundred copies of this edition were supposed to have been numbered and signed on the limitation page, but it seems unlikely that this was done as we have never seen a copy marked thus. While this copy is neither numbered or signed on the limitation page, it is inscribed in Grant's handwriting: "Kenneth / to / Kenneth / Spring 1963" (an obvious play on the book's title "Black to Black") on the half title page. As this was presumably the time of publication, it is tempting to speculate that this may once have been Grant's own copy, although the possibility remains that he inscribed it for a namesake although it is then hard to explain why he didn't sign and number it. "Black to Black" contains fifteen poems and is the first volume of poetry to be published by Kenneth Grant. From Grant's preface: "Prose is a record of experience, whereas all real poetry is experience itself, both for the poet and his reader. Where prose achieves this quality it is no longer prose, but poetry, regardless of its form or structure. Poetry is therefore a means of knowing Reality - it is direct experience - and this Reality does not consist in what is experienced but in the act of experiencing itself. Similarly, it matters little of what we are conscious; the object of consciousness has value only insofar as it proves the presence of consciousness. Likewise, poetry has an arbitrary content, being an experience of Reality on levels which transcend the contingent, such as the actual content of the poem, its structure, and accidental accessories conditioned by time and place. Poetry is the means of experience as well as being the experience itself, in the same sense that the Prajna and the Upaya are identical." The faintest of bruising to spine ends, paper lightly browned, otherwise a lovely near Fine copy and very scarce, especially with a contemporary inscription. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Weiser Antiquarian Books, Inc.]
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        A Life In Photography (Signed First Edition)

      Doubleday & Company, Inc, Garden City, NY 1963 - First edition. Hardcover. The first issue with decorated endpapers and several color plates not found in later editions. This remains one of the better books on Steichen. A tight near fine copy with some minor wear to the bottom edge of the corners in an about near fine lightly used dust jacket. Signed and warmly inscribed by Steichen on the title page. Very uncommon signed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Dr. Seuss&#39;s ABC

      New York: Beginner Books, Random House, Inc.,, 1963. Octavo. Original pictorial laminate boards, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. Colour illustrations throughout by Dr. Seuss. Mild soiling to covers, internally bright and clean, dust jacket with mild soiling to panels, small abrasion to top front edge and rear flap fold, a very good copy. First edition, first impression. An attractive copy of this anything but ordinary ABC picture book.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        King Lear: Lithographs by Oskar Kokoschka. London 1963. Folio. 109 S. Mit 17 Orig.-Lithographien v. O. Kokoschka. Orig.-Halblederkassette.

      . . Eines von 35 Exemplaren der Luxusausgabe mit der zusätzlichen Orig.-Lithographie "König Lear und Narr". Nur im dieser Ausgabe wurde die erste und letzte Lithographie sowie das Impressum von Oskar Kokoscha signiert. Gedruckt auf handgeschöpftes Crisbrook-Bütten. Tadellos erhalten. - Wingler/Welz 223-239.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Schmidt & Günther Einzelunte]
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        Where The Wild Things Are

      Harper & Row, 1963. PRESENTATION COPY, WITH AN ORIGINAL DRAWING. Early edition with the cloth backed spine, inscription dated 1975 which reads "For Shirley Gigliano/ with best wishes!/ Maurice Sendak/ June &#39;75" with an original drawing of a head of a Wild Thing opposite the half-title. Hinges fine, light general rubbing to corners, minor foxing to upper and lower edges of covers, internally fine overall a VERY GOOD copy. ABPC records only 4 original drawings of a Wild Thing between 1994 and 2005. There are no recorded drawings sold from 2006 to present.

      [Bookseller: D&D Galleries - ABAA]
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        Original photo of Ian Fleming by Horst Tappe

      [1963].. Gelatin silver print on glossy Agfa paper. 8 x 10 inches. From the files of Paris Match, with photographer&#39;s stamp and annotations in ink on the back. Fleming is posing between the cover paintings for two Signet editions of Bond books,

      [Bookseller: Thomas A Goldwasser Rare Books]
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        THE LITHOGRAPHS OF CHAGALL 1957 - 1962. ( Lithograph II )

      Boston, Boston Book and Art Shop, Inc., printed in France for Andre Sauret, 1963.FIRST AMERICAN EDITION 1963, translated from the French, Volume 2 only of 6, 4to, 320 x 245 mm, 12½ x 9¾ inches, 184 lithographs, most in colour and most full page, plus 12 ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS including the DUSTWRAPPER, 7 of which are in colour, 208 pages, original publisher's beige cloth, lettered in black on upper cover and spine, in original dustwrapper with publisher's outer acetate dustwrapper. Very small crease to 2 lower page corners, not affecting page number or original lithograph pages, otherwise book FINE in FINE DUSTWRAPPER, dustwrapper just very slightly rubbed at corners and tail of spine. Acetate dustwrapper has minute chip at 3 corners. This is Volume II of the 6 volume Catalogue Raisonne of Chagall's lithographs. The reproductions were printed on the presses of Draeger Freres, and the original lithographs on the presses of Mourlot Freres. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        MIRO, OBRA INEDITA RECENT+ALBUM 19, 1963-1964 (FIRMAT)

      . Zustand: Como Nuevo Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura Edicion Especial. Barcelona. Sala Gaspar, Galeria Metras, Galeria Belarte. 1963-1964. 32X24. Estuig. Tela. Maegth. Tirades especials. Conte un total de 15 Litografies (6 dobles), entre Obra Inedita Recent Miro i Album 19. Dedicatories impreses de les mes il.lustres amistats de Miro. Al final conte la firma de l'Autor i del Artista en grans dimensions. Magnifica Obra. 1.3 Biblioteca A.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        The Lithographs of Chagall 1957-1962

      Monte Carlo/Boston, MA; (1963): Andre Sauret/Boston Book and Art Shop. Monte Carlo/Boston, MA; (1963): Andre Sauret/Boston Book and Art Shop 208pp., 11 original lithographs printed on the presses of Mourlot Freres, the reproductions were printed on the presses of Draeger Freres, bound in gray cloth lettered in black, spine lettering black, minor wear to corners and foot. A very nice copy in original lithographic dust jacket with light wear to corners and spine ends. no names or bookplates present.. Quarto.

      [Bookseller: Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB]
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        Jedermann. Ein Spiel vom Sterben des reichen Mannes von Hugo v. Hofmannsthal. Nach der Inszenierung Max Reinhardts. Musik von Einar Nilson und Joseph Messner. Regie: Helene Thimig. Jedermann: Walther Reyer. Buhlschaft: Maria Emo. Tod: Kurt Heintel. - 225. Vorstellung.

      -,, Salzburg, 1963 - Salzburg, -, 1963. OProgrammzettel. Jaklitsch III 125. Mit den 28 eighd. Signaturen von Jos. Messner, Helene Thimig, Paul Hartmann (2), Attila Hörbiger, Ewald Balser, Will Quadflieg, Walther Reyer (2), K. Heintel, Alma Seidler, Sonja Sutter, Rudolf Rhomberg, Helmut Janatsch, Leonhard Steckel, Maria Emo, Viktor Braun, Herbert Juzek, Ernst Hinreiner, Eduard Cossovel, Frank Dietrich, Oskar Peter, Heinrich Schweiger, W. Gasser, Fux Herbert, Peter P. Jost, Roswitha Posselt, Karl Blühm. - Geringe Gbrsp., etw. Tinte ist verwitscht am unteren Blattrand. - Mit den abgedruckten Terzinen zu Jedermann von F. K. Ginzkey. Deutsch

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Harold's ABC

      Harper & Row 1963 - Very good in a very good dust jacket. First Edition. Copyright 1963 stated on the title page. With the exception of some slight rubbing at the spine ends and very slight bending of the corners, it is a very nice, crisp copy from this popular series. Dust jacket has original price of $2.50 printed on the front flap. Upper corner of front flap clipped. Slight rubbing at the corners and spine ends and slight soiling from age and use. Small sticker affixed to the back panel. Comes housed in a collector's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        FIVE ON PAPER, A COLLECTION OF FIVE ESSAYS ON PAPERMAKING, BOOKS AND RELEVANT MATTERS

      North Hills: Bird & Bull Press, 1963. North Hills: Bird & Bull Press, 1963. original full morocco. Bird & Bull Press. small 4to. original full morocco. 59+(1) pages. This collection of essays is limited to 169 numbered copies (Taylor A4) and contains "A Collection of Notes Written in the Vat-House of an Old Devonshire Paper Mill" by Dard Hunter, "A Letter from Kent" by J. Barcham Green, "Adventures in Papermaking, the Founding of the Twelve by Eight Mill" by John Mason, and "The Pleasures of Paper are Infinite" by Norman H. Strouse. This work also includes six wood engravings by David MacDermott and Diane Conrad entitled, "The Papermaker&#39;s Art." Mr. Morris says of this book, "Unhappily, I committed a serious error when I was making the paper for this book ... I had made an acidic sheet that would begin to deteriorate quickly." There was "a gradual darkening of the pages and now the paper is becoming brittle." Browning along the edges of the paper and the inner margin is common with all copies.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Typographische Variationen

      , 1963. 1963. Hausdruckerei Stempel 1963. Large 8vo. original half vellum. (corners slightly bumped). In slipcase. No. 419 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Signed by Zapf. Hermann Zapf, born in Nuremberg, Germany, in 1918, taught himself calligraphy from the books of Rudolf Koch and Edward Johnston. He has had a distinguished career in type design and typography. Hermann Zapf is recognised as one of the world&#39;s leading type designers and typographers. In his books Zapf shows an extraordinary sense for the balancing of type and space. He often uses a calligraphic letter, a handwritten word, or a chaste ornament (perhaps blind-embossed) to set off his otherwise perfectly simple, harmonious title pages. The present work, privately printed by Stempel, contains 78 typographic layouts, many are tipped-in specimens in colour. Includes explanation of types and layout for all specimens, which are set in 16 languages from types in Stempel&#39;s archives.

      [Bookseller: Knuf Rare Books]
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        Seefahrerwind - Ein Gedicht. Hans Jean Arp - Drei Original Holzschnitte.

      Wülfrath Rheinland, Privatdruck, 1963.. Großformat 18,7 x 28,8 cm. 13 Bl. mit 3 Original Holzschnitten von Hans ( Jean ) Arp. Flexibler Orig.-Pappband mit Bütten-Schutzumschlag. Umschlagrücken minimal aufgehellt, sonst sehr gutes Exemplar.. Eins von nur 150 (GA 200 Ex.) nummerierten Exemplaren. Von Wieland Schmied und Hans Arp im Impressum handschriftlich signiert.

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Elke Rehder]
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        ON THE EDGE

      Iowa City: The Stone Wall Press, (1963). Iowa City: The Stone Wall Press, (1963). First Edition. Hardcover. Slight wear to corners; adhesive remnant from removal of a small sticker at the bottom corner of the front cover. Near Fine without dustwrapper, as issued. Brown boards with printed paper spine label. Copy #128 of 220 numbered copies printed by hand on Golden Hind paper. Levine&#39;s first book.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Cat&#39;s Cradle: A Harmless Untruth

      Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1963. Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1963. First Edition (first printing). The highly regarded fourth novel by the author of THE SIRENS OF TITAN and BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS, a vision of the future that is at once "blackly fatalistic and hilariously funny." Nominated for the Hugo Award and the basis for Vonnegut&#39;s Master&#39;s Degree in Anthropology. Near Fine/Fine but for incidental toning and rubbing to the "tone-prone" dust jacket panels. Signed by Vonnegut on the front free end paper. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Mohr, Arno. - "Bertolt Brecht".

      . Radierung / Strichätzung & Kaltnadel, 1963. Von Arno Mohr. 35,0 x 25,0 cm (Darstellung / Platte) / 43 x 32 cm (Blatt). Außerhalb der Platte in Bleistift signiert rechts unten. - Papier leicht gegilbt. In den Ecken feine Reißzwecklöchlein. Blattrand minimal atelierspurig. Gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Arno Mohr (1910 Posen - 2001 Berlin). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker in Berlin. 1924-27 Lehre zum Schildermaler in Posen, später dort Geselle. 1929/30 Abendkurse an der Kunstgewerbe- und Handwerkerschule in Posen. Begann 1933/34 ein Studium an der Vereinigten Staatsschule für bildende und angewandte Kunst in Berlin-Charlottenburg. 1946-75 Professur an der Hochschule für bildende und angewandte Kunst in Berlin-Weißensee. Gründung der von ihm geleiteten Druckwerkstatt der Kunsthochschule inspiriert durch die Bekanntschaft mit dem Drucker Alfred Erhardt und Otto Dix. Richtete außerdem eine eigene Werkstatt in Berlin-Lichtenberg ein. Sammler von DDR-Grafik schätzen an ihm eine treffende Beobachtung und eine regelrecht zu einer Art Markenzeichen stilisierte sparsam skizzierende Handschrift..

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        Als twee druppels water. (Scenario naar de roman "De Donkere Kamer van Damocles" van W.F. Hermans.

      Originele filmpromotieprospectus, Cineurope Film/ Hafbo, [1963], geniet/ in losse bladen zoals uitgegeven - bevattende: gestencilde synopsis (2 bladen); synopsis (variant, 1 blad); rolverdeling op geel papier; biografische lijst op groen papier (o.m. van W.F.H. en Fons Rademakers); lijst van technische medewerkers op roze papier (met o.m. Ed van der Elsken als 'Assistent Camera, Stillfotograaf'); foto-geïllustreerd promotie-boek (8 pagina's, 30 x 23 cm.) met 19 foto-stills (incl. vooromslag) door Ed van der Elsken, vormgeving: Wim Wandel; 5 originele film-stills (silverprints, 24 x 18 cm.) door Ed van der ELSKEN (elk met copyright stempel 'Hafbo' op verso, alle behalve één (een Nan Los close-up) tevens gereproduceerd in het promotie-boek), alles tezamen in orig. geniet portfolio met fotografische afbeelding door Ed van der Elsken (portfolio en foto's met punaisegaten in de hoeken).* Gezocht. De synopsis is een uiterst zeldzaam, oorspronkelijk stuk proza door Hermans, waarvan Hermans zélf de auteur is. De film-stills vormen een zeldzame reeks originele foto's door één van de belangrijkste Nederlandse fotografen. Het promotie-boek is een oorspronkelijk en zeer zeldzaam fotoboek door Van der Elsken. Het geheel vormt het prospectus voor een film die geldt als mijlpaal in de Nederlandse filmgeschiedenis.Zowel regisseur Fons Rademakers als auteur Hermans hadden een zware dobber aan de totstandkoming van de film. Hermans zag zich geconfronteerd met grote problemen en slepende rechtszaken in zijn pogingen geen royalties af te hoeven staan aan uitgever Van Oorschot. Hermans schreef een nieuw scenario gebaseerd op hetzelfde boek, maar Rademakers wees dat af als te omvangrijk. Tot Hermans onvrede volgde Rademakers zijn eigen scenario met gebruikmaking van enkele ideeën van Hermans (o.m. de controversiële slotscène). Hermans verloor alle vertrouwen in het project en spuwde zijn gal in het openbaar waar hij maar kon, vooral om zichzelf voor kritiek op het resultaat te beschermen. Ook om zich te beschermen schreef hij anoniem een synopsis van de film, gebaseerd op zijn eigen scenario in plaats van op die van Rademakers. De film werd echter alom geprezen als een hoogtepunt in de Nederlandse filmproductie en was met een begroting van Hfl. 620.000 de eerste Nederlandse mega-productie. Biermagnaat Freddie Heineken werd bereid gevonden te participeren, echter onder de strikte voorwaarde dat zijn toenmalige vriendin Nan Los een belangrijke rol in de film zou mogen spelen. Los kreeg die rol in de figuur van Marianne. Heineken verwierf met de participatie de filmrechten en in 1969, toen zijn relatie met Los was beëindigd, verbood hij verdere circulatie en vertoning van de film. Uiteindelijk werd de film pas in 2002 opnieuw uitgebracht.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas HOLTHUIS]
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        The Art Of Gem Cutting Including Cabochons - Faceting - Spheres - Tumbling And Special Techniques. Seventh Edition

      Gembooks 1963 - VERY GOOD. First edition & printing. No ISBN. Looks unread. Slight tanning. Some cover creasing and fading. Supplier's label on title page. 1963. Gembooks. Paperback. Main language English. Weight 153g. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Basil Seal Rides Again. or The Rake's Regress

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1963 - Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, Kathleen Hale design to front board gilt, blue endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine slightly sunned, a few light spots to boards. An excellent copy. Colour frontispiece by Kathleen Hale. Signed limited edition, number 95 of 1000 copies signed by the author. First US edition, published in the same year as the UK edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Science Fantasy Vol 20 No.60 - The Hades Business

      Nova 1963 UK Edition.. Fourteen year old Terry Pratchett's publication debut with a short story buried within a Sci-Fi digest compilation. 'The Hades Business' nestles within good company, Michael Moorcock & Mervyn Peake etc. Not the greatest short story but twenty years away from his first Discworld novel this is where Pratchett started honing his craft. Ilustrated paperback covers as published VG, very clean, discreet signs of handling to prelims, edges/corners clean & sharp, binding creasing to spine, text complete no loss, a well preserved cover. Book VG, no inscriptions or markings evident throughout, age tanning to page edging, eleven page Pratchett short story from p66. A great collectable!.

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        City Lights Journal Nos. 1-4

      City Lights, San Francisco, CA - First four volumes in custom black cloth slipcase, spanning 1963 - 1978, all signed by Ferlinghetti. First volume is also signed by contributor Jack Hirschman. Authors include Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Gary Snyder, Richard Brautigan, William Burroughs, Ted Joans, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and others. Books are in slightly varying conditions, all show some wear to pictorial wraps, a few have light foxing on edges of text block. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Back of Beyond Books, ABAA]
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        The Praetorians

      Dutton, 1963. Dutton, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed By Author On Laid In Slip..Hardcover Edition With Dustjacket..Stated First U.S. Edition, First Printing..Nice Copy With Brodart Dustjacket Cover Included..Text Unmarked...D.J. Slightly Bumped, Chipped, And Soiled With Slightly Faded Spine...Not Price Clipped...Not Ex-Library..

      [Bookseller: Thomas Savage, Bookseller]
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        Chagall Lithograph 1957-1962.

      Monte Carlo, Sauret, (1963).. Mit einer farbigen Lithographie als Umschlag, einer farbigen Lithographie als Titelbild, 10 ganzseitigen, 5 davon farbigen, Lithographien und sehr zahlreichen, oft farbigen, z.T. ganzseitigen Abbildungen. 32,5/25,2 cm. 208,2 S. OLeinen mit farbigem Schutzumschlag (Lithographie) und Klarsichtschutzumschlag. Sehr schön.. Erste Ausgabe. = Band 2 des Werkverzeichnisses der Lithographien.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Jürgen Fetzer]
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        Myth and Reality

      New York and Evanston: Harper & Row, 1963. New York and Evanston: Harper & Row,, 1963. Translated from the French by Willard R. Trask. Octavo. Original grey cloth, titles to spine and upper board in white and red. With the dust jacket. Library pocket and borrowing card to rear free endpaper. Very lightly rubbed at extremities, small spot with loss of size from upper board. An excellent copy in the rubbed, nicked, and creased jacket with some light marks and short splits. First English language edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Mr. F. Kelly with the author&#39;s best regards, Mircea Eliade, Santa Barbara, June 1972".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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