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        Podkayne of Mars

      G.P. Putnam's Sons, NY 1963 - First Edition. Bound in navy blue publisher's cloth. Pictorial dustjacket with cover art by Irv Doktor. Not price clipped. Wrapped in protective mylar. Book Condition: Very Good : Clean boards Lightly toned text block. Spine ends softened. Previous owner's bookplate on FFE designed by Boris Vallejo. / DJ Condition: Very Good : Bright, glossy dustjacket. Not price clipped. In protective mylar. Rubbed extremeties. Spine ends are rubbed with a few short tears at the head. Light soiling to the bottom of the rear flap, and faintly along the bottom edge of the back cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Podkayne Of Mars, Her Life And Times

      New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1963. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. First Printing. The dust jacket is the first state, with the $3.50 price, the code 0263 at very bottom of front flap, and reviews of Stranger in a Strange Land and Starship Troopers on rear flap. The dust jacket is lightly edge worn with wear at the spine ends and a quarter size stain at the rear corner of the base of the spine. The book has some light spotting and soiling to the boards..

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        The Spy Who Came in From the Cold

      Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1963 - First edition, first printing. Very Good with light fading to spine cloth and edges, light shelf lean. Two old tape ghosts to front free end paper with offsetting to half title page from a clipping formerly taped in (a Graham Greene blurb, likely from a dust jacket from a later Gollancz printing of this title), with response to quote from previous owner inked below. In a Very Good dust jacket, with a faded spine, light soiling and foxing to rear panel, light rubbing to corners and spine ends, and slight evidence of erased bookseller notation to front flap. Publisher's price of 18/- net is unclipped. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Natural (Uncorrected Proof of UK Edition)

      London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1963. Uncorrected Proof, preceding the First Edition. As with the first edition, this proof contains an afterword by Malamud and a 10-page glossary of baseball terms not found in the American edition. Basis for the iconic 1984 film directed by Barry Levinson and starring Robert Redford, Robert Duvall, Glenn Close and Kim Basinger. Very Good plus in plain butcher paper wrappers as issued, with toning at the edges, a couple of faint splashes to the spine, and some production creasing to same. Rare. McCue, page 66. Shannon 100. Very Good +. Very Good +

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        Chagall Lithographs. II. Vol 2: 1957-1962.

      Boston, Mass.: Boston Book and Art Shop, 1963.(). 208 pp. With original lithograph dust jacket, M. 391. and 11 original lithographs, M. 392-402.

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        Adagio religioso [in E-flat major] pour le Violon-Cello, avec accompgn. de Pianno[!], composé et dédiée à son ami A. Suck. Autograph musical manuscript

      Oblong folio (336 x 262 mm.). Unbound. [i] (title), 2-9 pp. Notated in black ink on pre-printed 9-stave music paper specifically designed for music for a melody instrument with piano (groups of three staves, with the lower two closer to each other). Manuscript annotations to title in pencil in an unidentified hand: "(Gothenburg)" immediately below the composer's name; "8/63 durch C. [?]Wilckenberg Gothenburg gratis 12 Frei [...]" to lower left corner. With pagination (odd numbers to versos) in pencil and in a different hand; page 1 paginated "Seite 1." Outer bifolium detached. Browned and frayed at edges. An unknown work. Not in the most comprehensive work list in Československý hudební slovník (Prague: Státní hudební vydavatelství, 1963), which lists three other works for violoncello and piano. In an apparent attempt to adapt his first name to the French language, the composer spells it "Albert" on the title. The unorthodox spelling of his last name, "Hřimali," is also found in other autograph manuscripts, such as those at the National Museum, Prague. From a Czech family of musicians--his brother Jan was a professor of violin at the Moscow Conservatory and friend of Tchaikovsky--"Hřímalý... studied the violin with Moris Mildner at the Prague Conservatory (1855-61), after which he became the orchestral leader in Rotterdam (1861) and Göteborg (1862) and then returned to Prague... In 1874 he left Bohemia to become director of the Philharmonic in Czernowitz, Bukovina (now Chernovtsy, Ukraine)... Most of his large output was left in manuscript, but his opera Zakletý princ ('The Enchanted Prince') remained in the repertory of the Provisional Theatre [in Prague] after its production in 1872 and his Violin Concerto was often played by František Ondříček. Another opera, Švanda dudák ('Schwanda the Bagpiper'), was produced in Plzeň in 1896; he also wrote incidental music, songs, choruses and a requiem, chamber music and teaching manuals." John Tyrrell in Grove Music Online.

      [Bookseller: J & J LUBRANO MUSIC ANTIQUARIANS]
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        The Natural

      London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1963. First Impression of Malamud's first novel, a classic of baseball literature. 8vo: 248pp, including the addendum, "Some notes on the game of baseball," for British readers. Publisher's royal blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt with red baseball device; beautifully illustrated dust jacket, priced 21s, lettered in black and yellow. Moderate spotting to page edges and (lightly) rear panel of jacket, otherwise Fine. Yet another example of the value to be found in the graphically superior designs of most UK editions of American authors' works. ¶ First published in New York, in 1952, this is the story of Roy Hobbs, "modelled on Babe Ruth and Shoeless Joe Jackson. It tells of a hero's remarkable come-back after years of lost promise, and then the terrible self-ruining of his second chance." Hobbs is a prodigy whose career is sidetracked when he is shot by a woman whose motivation remains mysterious. "Towards the end of his painstaking revisions, at the last moment in the galley proofs, Malamud hit upon the sentence that clinched the meaning both of the book and of much of Malamud's own struggling career: 'We have two lives, Roy, the life we learn with and the life we have after that.' Writing was Malamud's second life." (Literary Encyclopedia) Filmed in 1984 with Robert Redford. N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. Fine- / Fine-.

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        MAN RAY: PORTRAITS [INSCRIBED]

      Gütersloh: Editions Prisma/Sigbert Mohn Verlag, 1963. First French Edition. 4to., unpaginated, VG/VG-; DJ, spine white with red lettering (faded pink, text legible), black and white pictorial front cover with red lettering; shelfwear to DJ, particularly to head and tail of spine, edges, and corners; scuffing to covers of DJ, particularly to bottom of back cover; two tears to back cover of DJ, no material loss; DJ protected by mylar; gray cloth boards, red lettering to spine; virtually no shelfwear to boards, light scratching to fore-edge of text-block; boards slightly cocked, binding strong; contains many black and white portraits by Ray, including many famous persons; INSCRIBED by Ray to half-title page; text in French; occasional creasing to leaves, very mild age-toning to margins of interior, text clear and bright; shelved Case 11. Dupont.

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        PANORAMA DENMARK FROM OCCUPIED TO ALLY, DANISH RESISTANCE MOVEMENT 1940 45

      Copenaghen: DET BERLINGSKE BOGTRYKKERI, 1963. SPILLATO. BUONO. 14 20. USATO

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        Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum

      London ('t Goy-Houten, The Netherlands), Trustees of the British Museum (latterly, British Library; HES & De Graaf Publishers BV), 1963-2007. Thirteen parts in fifteen volumes (38.5 cm), complete. I. Xylographica and books printed with types at Mainz, Strassburg, Bamberg and Cologne (originally published 1908). xxviii, 312, 12 pp. and plates 1-29 (parts I-III paged continuously). II. Germany: Eltvil - Trier (originally published 1912). xvii, 313-620, 13-22 pp. and plates 30-59 (parts I-III paged continuously). III. Germany: Leipzig - Pforzheim. German-speaking Switzerland and Austria-Hungary (originally published 1913). xl, 621-864, 23-30 pp. and plates 60-78 (parts I-III paged continuously). IV: Italy: Subiaco and Rome (originally published 1916). 16, xvi, 145, 10 pp. and plates 1-13 (parts IV-VII paged continuously). V: Italy: Venice (originally published 1924). liv, 147-598, 11-26 pp. and plates 14-41 (parts IV-VII paged continuously). VI: Italy: Foligno, Ferrara, Florence, Milan, Bologna, Naples, Perugia and Treviso (originally published 1930). l, 599-899, 27-37 pp. and plates 42-72 (parts IV-VII paged continuously). VII: Italy: Genoa. Unassigned. Addenda (originally published 1935). lxxxviii, 901-1213, 37-50 pp. and plates 73-109 (parts IV-VII paged continuously). VIII: France. French-speaking Switzerland (originally published 1949). lxxxvii, 441, 21 pp. and 72 plates. IX: Holland. Belgium (originally published 1962). 308 pp. (various pagings). X: Spain. Portugal (1971). lxxv, 92, (2), 6 pp. 20 plates. XI: England (2007). x, 507 pp. XII: Italy. Supplement (1985). x, 93 pp., 8 plates. XIII. Hebraica (2004). lxxi, 288 pp. 50 leaves with facsimiles and other illustrations. [XIV]: Facsimiles, Parts I-III. Illustrating types used in Germany, German-speaking Switzerland and Austria-Hungary (originally published 1913). 30 pp. [XV]: Facsimiles, Parts IV-VII (originally published 1916). 50 pp. Uniform publisher's printed boards (vols. I-X, XIV-XV), publisher's cloth (XI-XIII). Complete set, providing descriptions of some 10,500 editions. "Every profession, it seems, possesses one supreme work of reference... unequalled by any other work in the same field. For incunabulists (indeed, for all bibliographers), there is the British Museum's catalogue of incunabula" (from a review by Curt F. Bühler of volume IX, in The Book Collector, Winter 1962, p.489). "Perhaps no other collection of any type of book has had a catalogue that has become such a standard work in its field, used as much as an authoritative bibliography as a record of holdings (from a review by Martin Davies of volume XI in The Book Collector, Summer 2007, p.191). Parts I-VIII (10 volumes) are in the lithographic reprint issued in 1963; the remaining volumes in original editions. Vols. XI and XIII only are in print, each €1041 (www.brill.com; link). ¶ In fine state of preservation, virtually as new. Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part I: Xylographica and books printed with types at Mainz, Strassburg, Bamberg and Cologne;(39 cm), xxviii, 312, 12 pp., plates 1-29 (parts I-III are paged continuously). Publisher's printed boards. - Lithographic reprint of the Museum's working copy, with manuscript additions and corrections by members of the staff (originally published 1908). "The manuscript notes are naturally most numerous in the early parts. The sections of Part I on block-books and Mainz printing contain (apart from minor corrections) about three notes per page. One-third bring refinements to the description of the Museum copy, a further quarter relate to the collation of the edition; and in 47 pages there are 26 references to relevant publications" (from a review by W. Beattie and L.G. Heywood, in The Book Collector, Winter 1963, pp.499-504).Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part II: Germany: Eltvil - Trier;(39 cm), xvii, pp.313-620, pp.13-22, plates 30-59 (parts I-III are paged continuously). Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1912.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part III: Germany: Leipzig - Pforzheim. German-speaking Switzerland and Austria-Hungary;(39 cm), xl, pp.621-864, pp.23-30, plates 60-78 (parts I-III are paged continuously). - Originally published 1913.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part IV: Italy: Subiaco and Rome;(39 cm), xvi, 145, 10 pp. and plates 1-13 (parts IV-VII are paged continuously). Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1916.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part V: Italy: Venice;(39 cm), liv, pp.147-598, pp.11-26, plates 14-41 (parts IV-VII are paged continuously). Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1924.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part VI: Italy: Foligno, Ferrara, Florence, Milan, Bologna, Naples, Perugia and Treviso;(39 cm), (2), pp.599-899, pp.27-37, plates 42-72 (parts IV-VII are paged continuously). Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1930.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part VII: Italy: Genoa. Unassigned. Addenda;(39 cm), lxxxviii, pp.901-1213, pp.37-50, plates 73-109 (parts IV-VII paged continuously). Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1935.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part VIII: France. French-speaking Switzerland;(39 cm), lxxxvii, 441, 21 pp., 72 plates. Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1949.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part IX: Holland & Belgium;(39 cm), 308 pp. (various pagings). Publisher's printed boards. - Seen through the press by George D. Painter (1914-2005). Lithographic reprint of the 1962 edition. Cf. D.E. Rhodes, "Bibliography of Leslie A. Sheppard (1890-1985)" in The Bodleian Library Record, volume 12 (1987), pp.400-402.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part X: Spain & Portugal;(39 cm), lxxv, 92, (2), 6 pp., 20 plates. Publisher's printed boards. - Original edition. Seen through the press by George D. Painter (1914-2005).Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part XI: England;(39 cm), x, 507 pp. Publisher's cloth. - "All future work on English incunabula will have to use this catalogue as its ground and point of departure. It is a triumph of learning and observation, and it brings the stately series of BMC to a close in a manner which is never likely to be repeated in any comparable catalogue" (Martin Davies). With contributions by Margaret A.E. Nickson and Paul Needham. Original edition; publisher's retail price €1041 (www.brill.com). Reviewed by A.S.G. Edwards, "Incunabula in England" and Martin Davies, "BMC XI" in The Book Collector, Summer 2007, pp.179-189 and pp.191-199 (p.199).Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part XII: Italy. Supplement;(39 cm), x, 93 pp., 8 plates. Publisher's cloth. - Original edition.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part XIII: Hebraica;(39 cm), lxxi, 288 pp., 50 leaves with facsimiles and other illustrations. Publisher's cloth. - Original edition. Publisher's retail price €1041 (www.brill.com).Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part [XIV]: Facsimiles, Parts I-III. Illustrating types used in Germany, German-speaking Switzerland and Austria-Hungary;(39 cm), 30 pp. Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1913.Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum. Part [XV]: Facsimiles, Parts IV-VII;(39 cm), 50 pp. Publisher's printed boards. - Originally published 1916.

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        ohne Titel

      1963 - Silberfolie, Glitzersteine auf gelbem Papier/Holz, Nicht signiert, 18 x 23,3cm, Expertise Dorothea Antes, Studienstiftung Horst Antes. Provenienz: Privatsammlung Amsterdam, Rahmen: Schlichter, handgemachter über Eck gefertigter Rahmen, Extra dickes, säurefreies Passepartout, Museumsglas

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        ITALIAN PICTURES OF THE RENAISSANCE : A LIST OF THE PRINCIPAL ARTISTS AND THEIR WORKS, WITH AN INDEX OF PLACES (SEVEN VOLUMES SET)

      Phaidon Press 1963-1968, London, Great Britain - Qto(s). VG/VG. Seven volume set with Florentine School (2 volumes), with vol. I, 590 illustrations, 222 pp. followed by 1-590 plates in b/w on semi-gloss stock. vol II, # 591 - 888 illustrations. prior owner signature on left fep of both volumes. Venetian School (2 volumes), with vol I, #1-628 illustrations, 206 pp. followed by b/w plates, vol II, #629 - 1333, topographical index of 44 pp. in the rear. Central Italian and Northern Italian Schools (3 volumes). vol I: fully text, in 533 pp., vol II: plates #1-994 and vol III: plates #995-1988. very good condition. complete volumes, priofusely illustrated. several small chips to the sunned stone/bone gray DJ, all under clear protective cover. SEVEN VOLUME SET !! ARTS (ITALIAN) As of 7/26/16, this set is shelved at the top of Aisle 10. Rockville. Newly Revised and illustrated edition, UK Printing. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les Cousins de Vaison.

      Paris, Les Amis bibliophiles, 1963. Fol. Mit 25 tlw. ganzs. bzw. doppelblattgr. Orig.-Farblithographien von André Planson. 216 S., 4 Bll., Roter HMaroquinbd. d. Zt. a. 5 Bünden m. etw. Rückenverg., goldgepr. Rückentitel, Kopfgoldschnitt u. dem eingeb. OUmschlag. Erstausgabe. - Nr. 145 von 170 (ges. 186) Exemplaren für die Mitglieder der Gesellschaft auf vélin de Rives. - Der dekorative Einband vereinzelt min. berieben. - Monod 7794. Versand D: 9,80 EUR Planson, Martet, Les Cousins de Vaison

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        The Spy Who Came in from the Cold - SIGNED by the Author

      London: Gollancz, 1963. A first edition, first printing published by Gollancz in 1963. A near fine book without inscriptions. Signed on his official bookplate by John Le Carre to the front pastedown. In a very good+ unclipped wrapper with some light wear to the edges. A very presentable copy indeed.

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        Flyer and Program For Charlotte Moorman's Solo Debut Recital, 2 Pitt St. NYC, April 15, 1963

      [NY, 1963. Two 11 x 8.5 inch sheets , flyer printed offset in black on off-white stock, designed by Carla Willyoung; program is mimeo printed in purple ink. Both items near fine. Moorman was accompanied in her debut by David Tudor, Jacob Glick, Max Neuhaus, Joseph Byrd, and Philip Corner, in whose loft the event was held.  The concert included performances of works by Anton Webern, Joseph Byrd, Earl Brown, Barney Childs, Philip Corner, Morton Feldman, La Monte Young, and John Cage.

      [Bookseller: Kenneth Mallory Bookseller. ABAA]
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        [Bay of Pigs Invasion] Heroes de Giron

      [no place given, likely Havana]: La Comision de Orientacion Revolucionaria de la Direccion Nacional del partido Unido de la Revolucion Socialista, undated, ca. 1963. First Edition (?). Stapled wrappers. Good. Oblong quarto, unpaginated (about 50pp). A good copy in the original pictorial stapled wrappers. Text block partly coming away from the wrappers, which are somewhat foxed and have general edgewear, but minimal chipping. Some mild internal foxing, but mostly a clean example. This scarce volume honors the fallen men who successfully fought back the Bay of Pigs invasion (a total disaster for the US and the CIA), with gallant, yet modest headshots of each comrade who perished in the fighting, including their age and occupation. It contains an opening epitaph by Fidel Castro. Text in Spanish. OCLC locates four copies - three in the United States and one in the National Library of China. A really wonderful example of a propaganda document, dating from the first few years of Castro's reign, when he was being tested by both the United States and the weight of his own revolution.

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        Musicians and Chagall Lithographe, Vol. 2: 1957-1962. (Deluxe edition with special lithograph).

      Monte Carlo: Sauret, 1963.(). 245 x 325 mm. Deluxe edition lacking all the original lithographs except the cover: Musicians, Mourlot no. 405. One of 150 numbered copies on wide margined Arches, signed by Chagall and Sauret in pencil. This lithograph on the cover only appears in these 150 copies. In original cloth boards and slipcase, a little worn. Cramer, 56.

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        Goethe's Faust

      Anchor Books / Doubleday & Company, 1963-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. Name inside, one side of page in German other side in English

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        One fat Englishman : a novel / Kingsley Amis

      London : Victor Gallancz Ltd. 1963 - Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. Physical description; 192 pages ; 21 cm. Notes; SIGNED and dated by the author. Subjects; Amis Kinsley (1922-1995). English fiction. 20th-century fiction. Genre; Fiction. 1 Kg. 192 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Advances in Insect Physiology. Volumes 1 - 49 (1963-2015).

      Original-Pappbände (ohne Schutzumschlag), original hardcover (no dust jackets), Einband von Band 1 berieben und fleckig, einige wenige Einbände etwas bestoßen, Vorsatzblatt (Leerseite) im Band 1 fehlt, ansonsten gut erhaltenes Exemplar, Text in Englisch / binding of Vol. 1 rubbed / stained, a very few bindings slightly bumped, preliminary page of Vol. 1 missing, else fine, text in English, (Fortschritte in der Insektenphysiologie, Insekten, Physiologie, Entomologie, Insektenkunde, Insects, physiology, entomology, insect science)

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        Portfolio One. The Seasons.

      San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1963 - Folio. 12 original dye-transfer prints, dry-mounted as issued. With two copies of the title and limitation page (as usual). Housed in a linen portfolio with ties, gilt titles to front panel. A fine copy. First edition, first printing, of this fine suite of colour nature photographs. "As its name implies, the dye transfer process literally involves transferring dyes (cyan, magenta, and yellow) in succession and in careful registration onto a sheet of gelatin-coated paper. Porter remained committed to the dye-transfer process, both before and after the invention of simpler and more commonly used color papers, because it delivered richly colored prints and allowed him to control the exact hues and contrast of each final print" (Eliot Porter Collection Guide, Amon Carter Museum of American Art website). Having pursued colour photography since the 1930s, Porter found his first real publishing success with the Sierra Club, who published his Thoreau-inspired photoessay, In Wildness is the Preservation of the World, in 1962. Porter served as director of the Sierra Club, an early leader in the American conservationist movement, from 1965 to 1971. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        America - a Prophecy. Box of proof material.

      Trianon Press. 1963. Box of proof material especially made for Arnold Fawcus, containing proof material including guide sheets, stencils, and collotype negatives. Box with navy morocco backstrip, lettered in gilt, marbled boards, lightly worn. Unique box of publisher's material.

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        On Her Majesty's Secret Service.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1963 - Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine in silver, decoration to upper board in white. With the dust jacket. In a quarter red morocco solander case. Paper slightly darkened at the edges and verso of the rear free endpaper. An excellent copy in the dust jacket. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by Fleming on the front free endpaper: "To Kay with all my love, from Ian." The recipient was Fleming's aunt (his mother's sister), Mrs Kathleen St Croix Rose. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Joan Miró. Tracé sur l'eau. Suite d'aquarelles.

      Paris: Maeght Éditeur, 1963 - 2 transparente Vorsatzblätter mit Teilwiedergabe der Umschlaglithographie. 14 Blätter mit montierten Reproduktionen. "Onion Skin du Marais" Papier. Schöne seltene Ausgabe. Ein schönes Exemplar in tadellosem Zustand. Textsauber und aus einem Nichtraucherhaushalt. Sprache: Französisch Großformatige, querformatige Original-Broschur mit Original Lithographie als Schutzumschlag. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Buildings, Plans, And Designs

      NY: Horizon Press Publishers. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1963. 1st american. Portfolio. b/w; Limited edition #69C of 2600. 108 leaves of plans, buildings and designs including a double plate. With accompanying numbered booklet in original wrappers , together in original paper folder and half cloth portfolio with ties, paper label on upper cover. The portfolio was a collection of Wright's designs up to that time and introduced his "Prairie Style" of architecture to Europe, where it was received enthusiastically by young architects such as Walter Gropius, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier. The majority of the copies of the portfolio for distribution in America were destroyed by a fire in the basement at Wright's house Taliesin in 1914. Contents are near fine with some minor rubbing to a few edges. Some printed in brown or grey, a few on grey paper, one folding, Portfolio is VG with mild soiling. Originally published in Berlin in 1910-11 as "Ausgefuhrte Bauten und Entwurfe." All but one of the copies of the 1910-11 edition was burned in a warehouse fire. That one copy was used to produce this edition under an agreement Frank Lloyd Wright reached with Horizon Press in 1958. Width: 17" Height: 26.5" . Portfolio with black cloth spine and fore edge, printed brown paper-covered boards, and white-lettered orange pastedown to front cover. Preserved in a cardboard wrap-around, not original. .

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        The Pitjandjara. Their Land and Beliefs.... Department of Geography, University of Adelaide. Thesis submitted October 30th, 1962 [an unpublished thesis for the degree of Master of Arts]

      Quarto, [ii], 89, [2] leaves of original typescript (rectos only) with a few typographical corrections in ink and typed onto small pasted-on strips of paper. Binder's cloth; a fine copy. Signed by the author on the declaration of originality page, with a further inscription on an initial blank 'To Ken and Peggy Mountford from Dad' (to his son and daughter-in-law). He has also written 'First Copy, Superseded' at the foot of the title page. Offered together with the revised version dated 30 October 1963 (quarto, [iv], iii, 93, ii leaves of duplicate typescript in binder's cloth); this is the author's retained personal copy, with his signature on an initial blank as well as the declaration of originality page. Tipped in at the rear of this volume is a typed letter on University of Adelaide letterhead signed by the Registrar, awarding Mountford his MA 'when you have made some minor corrections'. These may be the corrigenda typed onto small pasted-on strips of paper scattered throughout the work (many of them relate to citations in the footnotes). In 1965, Mountford published 'Ayers Rock. Its People, Their Beliefs and Their Art'; in the acknowledgements he refers to this MA thesis 'which forms the core of this book'.

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        JUNKYARD PLANET

      New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, [1963].. Octavo,cloth. First edition. Inhabitants of Litchfield, a planet whose economy depends on salvage of weapons used in an interplanetary war, seek the secret location of the nearly mythical Merlin, a super computer. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. An uncommon book rarely found in superior condition. (#153617)

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        [Page proofs]: Where the Wild Things Are

      New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Near Fine. Measuring 56" x 42". Some light wear at edges and a few light scattered creases, near fine. A production page proof for Maurice Sendak's classic children's book, Where the Wild Things Are. The proof is printed on both sides and retains its original bright and vibrant colors. It comes from the personal archives of a distinguished children's book author and editor who worked closely with both Sendak and the book's editor, Ursula Nordstrom. While there is no jacket present to verify the issue points, as typical for a first edition of the book, the title page is conspicuously missing its Library of Congress identification number suggesting it was printed prior to securing one as required for publication. Further, we have only been able to locate one other known copy of page proof for Where the Wild Things Are in the Maurice Sendak Collection at the Rosenbach Museum, and it too lacks the LOC number on the title page. An amazing artifact from what is one of the most popular and influential children's book of the 20th Century.copies.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Podkayne Of Mars, Her Life And Times

      G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York 1963 - First Printing. The dust jacket is the first state, with the $3.50 price, the code 0263 at very bottom of front flap, and reviews of Stranger in a Strange Land and Starship Troopers on rear flap. The dust jacket is lightly edge worn with wear at the spine ends and a quarter size stain at the rear corner of the base of the spine. The book has some light spotting and soiling to the boards. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mark Henderson]
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        Watt

      Calder 1963 - A softcover edition of Beckett's novel Watt. In very good condition, with some rubbing on the cover and creases along the spine. Inscribed by Samuel Beckett on title page: "For Barbara, with love, your Sam, Paris, Aug '82." Inscription is to Barbara Bray, Beckett's long-time mistress, subject of the 1960 play Play. A worthwhile addition to any Beckett collection, and a vital association copy of this key author's work. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Endgame Books]
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        Join the March on Washington

      New York: American Friends Service Committee, 1963. No edition stated. Single sheet, 14 x 8 1/2 inches / 355 x 215 mm, printed on both sides. Some modest handling wear, folded for mailing. A Very Good or better copy. An invitation from the American Friends Service Committee, a Quaker group, to ride one of its buses to the famous March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on Wednesday, August 28, 1963. The march culminated in the Rev. Martin Luther King's stirring "I Have a Dream" speech. An estimated 250,000 marchers turned out for the march, which helped to galvanize support for passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The invitation gives practical information on the march, how it will be organized, the purpose, etc. At the end there's a coupon to fill out if the recipient wishes to take the bus (roundtrip fare between New York and Washington: $7.50). The invitation is addressed to Joseph Rutledge (1928-1916), a Quaker activist from New York. Sponsors for the march are listed as James Farmer (CORE), Rev. Martin Luther King (SCLC), John Lewis (SNCC), A. Philip Randolph (Negro American Labor Council), Roy Wilkins (NAACP), and Whitney Young (Urban League). Various religious organizations are listed as supporting the march. No other copies found in commerce as of April 22, 2017. No institutional holdings found in OCLC WorldCat. SCARCE. An interesting piece of ephemera from one of the most important events in the history of the United States.

      [Bookseller: Le Bookiniste]
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        Profile.

      1963. Original drawing in marker pen with dedication in blue ink on La Couronne watermarked wove paper. Sheet size: 27 x 21 cm. Hoizontal fold otherwise in excellent condition. Presented in a white gold leaf frame with perspex window. Inscribed "J'ai toujours considéré madame Helena Rubenstein comme une idole possédant les secrets de jouvence. Je serai donc heurueux de saluer son oeuvre et de la répandre autour de moi, Jean Cocteau". Dated "15 mai 1963". Helena Rubinstein was a Polish American businesswoman, art collector, and philanthropist. She made her fortune as a cosmetics entrepreneur, which made her one of the world's richest women.

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        The White House Years: Mandate for Change 1953-1956 and The White House Years: Waging Peace 1956-1961.

      Doubleday and Company 1963-65, Garden City, NY - Signed limited first editions, each one of 1500 copies. Two volumes, thick octavo, pictorial endpapers, original tan cloth, original slipcases. Both are fine condition with the original acetate dust jacket, which are in fine condition. The slipcases are in fine condition. An exceptional set. This is the story of President Eisenhower’s first administration. Dwight D. Eisenhower, one of the major figures of the twentieth century, writes an account of the events, as he saw them, leading up to a sweeping mandate, and then pursues the theme of change in the years 1953-1956 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        ENEIDE

      G. B. PARAVIA & C, 1963. ITALIANO 0,94 Copertina in tela scollata dal libro. Carta di guardia strappata; all frontespizio si trova possibile firma di appartenenza; presente dedica editoriale successiva alla prefazione. Pagine lievemente ingiallite, fruibili, con illustrazioni fuori testo a carattere storico; becca alla pp. 249, 250, 251, 252. Lievissimi segni di studio a colori. USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Odin den 'Ivana Denisovicha. A Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (unauthorised, pirated Flegon publication for USSR distribution). Povest. Vmesto predislovya - A Tvardovsky

      London: Flegon Press. Very Good. 1963. New Edition.. Paperback. A very good copy, small scrape to cover. Scarce and unusual Flegon 1963 edition in different format (16.5x13cm, 144pp.) from his first (1962) pirate publication and his later London editions (see 1964 6th edn.). With false (facsimile) publication details opposite t.p. and t.p. verso, presumably destined for Soviet Union distribution as with his 1964 Dr Zhivago. ; 144pp pages .

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        Histoires

      - Gallimard, Paris 1963, 14x19,5cm, broché. - Edizione in parte originale, una copia del servizio stampa. autografo firmato Jacques Prévert Jacques Brenner. Come al solito, piccole tracce di sfregamento sulle griffe, copia completa della sua Blurb. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition en partie originale, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Envoi autographe signé de Jacques Prévert à Jacques Brenner. Comme habituellement, petites traces de frottements sur les mors, exemplaire complet de son prière d'insérer.

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        The tangled holiday

      Hurst & Blackett - Hardcover; English language; Good jacket; good condition; 1963 Valentine Romance Club edition; some foxing to endpapers but reading pages are clean; dust jacket is unclipped. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. For buyers outside the UK we now offer significantly lower rates on our airmail shipping. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Frost. Roman.

      358 Seiten 8, gebundene Ausgabe, Leinen mit Schutzumschlag und Bauchbinde, ungelesen und wie neu, auf dem fliegenden Vorsatz vom Autor signiert, "Faksimile der Erstausgabe von 1963. Anläßlich des 20. Erscheinungsjahres wurden 1000 numerierte und vom Autor signierte Exemplare aufgelegt. Dieses Exemplar trägt die Nr. "183" (Text auf fliegendem Vorsatz). Niclaas Thomas Bernhard (* 9. Februar 1931 in Heerlen, Niederlande + 12. Februar 1989 in Gmunden, Österreich) war ein österreichischer Schriftsteller. Er zählt zu den bedeutendsten deutschsprachigen Autoren der zweiten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts.

      [Bookseller: Bührnheims Literatursalon GmbH]
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