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        Holzschnitte zu den Balladen des Francois Villon. Mappenwerk.

      Hannover, Fackelträger-Verlag, [1963].. Titelbl., 19 num. und sign. OHolzschnitte Fol., lose in OPp.-Kassette, die Holzschnitte jeweils unter Passepartout. Nr. 16 von 20 sign. Ex. der Vorzugsausgabe auf Japan.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Galerie Joy]
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        The White House Years: Mandate for Change, 1953-1956; Waging Peace, 1956-1961 ( Volume I and II)

      Doubleday 1963 - SIGNED/LIMITED EDITION of 1500 copies printed. A beautiful copy of both books with matching numbers. Each book is SIGNED by Dwight Eisenhower. The books are in excellent condition with slight wear to the edges. The bindings are tight with no cocking or leans. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO marks or bookplates in the books. Overall, a wonderful copy of both Volume 1 and 2 SIGNED by the author in collector's condition. We buy SIGNED Eisenhower First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        The White House Years, Mandate For Change, 1953 - 1956

      Doubleday & Company, Inc. New York 1963 - SIGNED Limited Edition. This Special Limited Edition of 1434 copies printed is authentically SIGNED by Dwight D. Eisenhower. A beautiful copy! The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are fresh. The book appears UNREAD. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy with the ORIGINAL publisher's slipcase SIGNED by the author. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Spy Who Came In From the Cold

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1963. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1963. Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine cocked, board edges faded, contents toned; a very good copy in the jacket that has a soiled rear panel and a faded spine, and a few small nicks to the extremities. First edition, first impression. The Spy Who Came In From the Cold was Le Carré's third book and is the definitive Cold War novel.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The White House Years, Mandate For Change, 1953 - 1956

      Doubleday & Company, Inc. New York 1963 - Limited Edition of 1434 copies SIGNED by Dwight D. Eisenhower. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with minor wear to the boards. The ORIGINAL publisher's slipcase has some wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A sharp copy SIGNED by the author in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Basil Seal Rides Again

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1963. Boston: Little, Brown and Company,, 1963. or The Rake's Regress Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, Kathleen Hale design to front board gilt, blue endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Colour frontispiece by Kathleen Hale. Spine slightly sunned, a few light spots to boards. An excellent copy. 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]
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        THE COLLECTOR

      London: Cape, [1963].. London: Cape, [1963].. Printed house logo wrappers. Light crease to rear wrapper, otherwise near fine in the presumed earliest form of the proof dust jacket, which is oversized and consequently a bit wrinkled at the crown of the spine panel. "Uncorrected proof" of the first edition of the author's first book, with his later solicited signed inscription on the title- page. The jacket on this copy bears only the artwork on the front and spine panels, without any letterpress (except that incorporated in the art) whatsoever. Copies of this formerly uncommon proof, when in one of the proof forms of the dust jacket, remain uncommon.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        The Spy Who Came In From the Cold

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1963. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1963. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Very Good. First edition, 1963, signed by the author on the title page. Blue hardcover with gilt spine lettering, color printed dustjacket, custom clamshell box in crimson cloth with red leather spine label. Book is near fine with minimal edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, very slightly age-toned pages (typical for this title) with a very tiny and faint transparent stain to the top edge of the front free endpaper and half-title, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has the original 18/- price and has a trace of foxing to the white areas, slightly faded spine, very light edgewear, tiny 3mm x 7mm chip to back edge of spine, not affecting lettering. The clamshell box is in fine condition. Signed: I Signed by the Author

      [Bookseller: Resource Books, LLC]
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        Merian Ahnen aus dreizehn Jahrhunderten. Bände 1-7 (von 8) in 7 Bänden

      . Thorbecke, Konstanz, 1963-1966. zusammen 2609 S. mit zahlr. Abbildungen auf Tafeln., original Leinen-Einbände mit Schutzumschlag., quart. (Schutzumschlag gering fleckig).

      [Bookseller: Celler Versandantiquariat]
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        More Withdrawed or Less

      Cleveland: Renegade Press, 1963. Cleveland: Renegade Press, 1963. Revised. Paperback. Very Good. Small stapled wrappers. The second revised edition of levy's scarce third volume of poems. Published in the same year as the first printing but with an additional poem. Slight toning around the edges of the covers else a clean very good copy. Printed in black on yellow and white paperstock. An early publication from levy's Renegade Press.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        Book of the Hopi

      Viking Press, New York 1963 - Uncorrected Proof, housed in custom made box, includes color copies of several Fredericks illustrations and copies of three b&w photograph sections. INSCRIBED by Waters on half-title page: 'For B--, I am so pleased you somehow exhumed these old proofs from my buried Hopi past. I am happy to inscribe them with my affectionate regards. Frank Waters.' Color illustrations included are: the frontispiece, Male and Female Paho; Figure 36 The Naloonangomwit, Eagle Panel only; Figure 37 Qaletga; Figure 55 Male and Female Paho (only the illustration, does not include diagram); and Figure 61 Corn Mural. B&W photograph sections are from Chapter 9: The Bow and the Arrowshaft Clans in Part Two: The Legends; Chapter 6: The Road of Life in Part 3: The Mystery Plays; and Chapter 5: The Betrayal of Lololma in Part 4: The History. Box in nf condition; illustrations and photograph sections in vg+ condition (hot pink ink mark on bottom edge of Part 4, Chapter 5 photograph section). Uncorrected Proof: 8vo, white comb binding, paper covers; good+ condition (first plastic comb broken off; foxing to edges and covers; covers darkening; rear cover creased w/water spot; very light, sporadic foxing to pages; damp stains to bottom edge of pp245-347; two water spots on top edge, affects very top of p217-47). Please be aware that shipping this item internationally will require additional postage fees. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: PAGE ONE TOO]
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        Ms. Grußnote mit eigenh. U.

      Zagreb, 12. V. 1963.. S. Gr.-4to.. "Ich begrüsse die Gründung einer weltweiten Organisation 'Internationaler Schallplattenklub der Jugend' und wünsche dem Initiator dieses völkerverbindenden Gedankens, Herrn Prof. Bruno Prowaznik, Wien, viel Erfolg bei seiner Arbeit [...]". - Beiliegend ein nicht eh. adr. Kuvert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Nana Sahib and the Rising at Cawnpore

      Oxford - Clarendon Press, 1963. Oxford - Clarendon Press, 1963 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A biography of the dramatic life of Nana Sahib of Cawnpore, drawing upon fresh material. First edition. Illustrated with plates and maps. With bookplate to front pastedown of one David G. Mackenzie. Condition: In a cloth binding with original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, lovely condition with very slight bumping to tail of spine only. Dustwrapper is very tidy with the odd slight handling mark to spine and rear. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean. Overall: FINE with a NEAR FINE dustwrapper.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        On The Edge (Signed Limited Edition)

      Iowa City, IA: The Stone Wall Press, 1963. Iowa City, IA: The Stone Wall Press, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. His important first book. Copy 99 of 220 numbered copies. Laid in is a hand addressed postcard from the publisher with a printed announcement about the publication of the book. A very good plus copy in boards that have some bumping to the bottom corners, some minor wear at the spine ends and a small abrasion to the front panel. Although not called for this copy has been signed by Levine on the title page. Despite the minor flaws this is still a nice copy of a rather uncommon book.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Hop on Pop

      - New York: Beginner Books, 1963. First edition. 8vo. Younger & Hirsch 30. A near fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Darren Winston, Bookseller]
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        The Vinegar Works: The Insect God; The West Wing; The Gashlycrumb Tinies

      New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963. First Editions; three volumes. Only very slight rubbing to the books and the slipcase. Review copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.]
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        Le Dit du Vieux Marin (Illus. Andre COLLOT)

      Paris, 1963. Paris, 1963. Near Fine. André Collot. Paris. 120pp. Wood engravings by André Collot. Printed by Jean and Raymond Crès and published 'Aux dépenses de bibliophiles amis de l'artiste'. The text of the Ancient Mariner in English accompanied by a French translation by Marianne van Hirtum. Preface by Pierre Mac Orlan. Some of André Collot's best and most atmospheric work. Edition limited to 198 copies - this copy # 68, signed by the artist. Loose-leaf, as issued, in plain printed paper wraps and grey checquered slipcase. Minor wear to slipcase; else a fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Valier Illustrated Books]
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        Nash [Jörgen] og Thorsen [Jens Jörgen].

      . Udg. af Galerie Jensen. Möntergade - Copenhagen 1963. * Primitiv litograferet publikation i s/h og farver i tvaerfol. 8 ark med tekst af bl.a. Nash Thorsen og H.P. Zimmer angaende Drakabygget og situationisterne. Har vaeret foldet pa midten. Med brugsspor. Er uden oplagsangivelse, men er naeppe trykt i mere end 50 - 100 ekspl..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Basil Seal Rides Again or The Rake's Regress

      London: Chapman & Hall, 1963. London: Chapman & Hall,, 1963. Frontispiece by Kathleen Hale. Quarto. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and pictorial design to upper board gilt, blue endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Housed in a blue quarter morocco slipcase and chemise. Colour frontispiece by Kathleen Hale. Spine slightly faded, margins of contents faintly toned. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 750 numbered copies, this an out of series copy inscribed by the author on the limitation leaf, "for Jackie & Frankie, with sexagenarian greetings, from Evelyn". Frances Donaldson was an author and one of Waugh's neighbours. "In the often acerbic Evelyn Waugh, Donaldson, compassionate farmer's wife and liberal humanist, could scarcely have found herself with a west country neighbour less similar, brilliant satirist, ardent Roman Catholic, and arch-reactionary as he was. But in Evelyn Waugh: Portrait of a Country Neighbour (1967) Frances Donaldson produced a critical yet immensely sympathetic reassessment of a man seemingly imbued with hidden charm. For many people Donaldson redressed with tact and truthfulness Waugh's popular image, that of a thoroughly unpleasant drunken bore, an image assiduously polished by Waugh himself. He was, she wrote, the only person she had ever known 'who seemed sincerely to long for death; he was terrifying to a stranger, merciless to a friend; but it is true that his house and life revolved round jokes; very, very funny jokes' (F. Donaldson, Evelyn Waugh: Portrait of a Country Neighbour, 1967, xiii)" (ODNB).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        IT CATCHES MY HEART IN ITS HANDS

      New Orleans: Loujon Press, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Wraps. Large 8vo. Near Fine. Front rice paper tissue moderately creased. Trace rubbing here and there at extremities. Else bright, sharp, clean, and sound in custom-made linen slipcase. INSCRIBED, DATED AND SIGNED BY BUKOWSKI in silver ink: "There's never enough to drink, but there's always somebody to tell you what writing should be. Charles Bukowski 12-10-63." Above this inscription Bukowski has added an original drawing. A particularly Bukowskian inscription in a particularly handsome example of a fragile production. Widely considered Bukowski's most beautifully-produced volume, and arguably his first major collection. One of 777 copies designed, hand-printed and -bound by Jon and Louise Webb, this one of a very small number specially-signed copies (several sources suggest 40, but I have been unable to independently confirm) with an original drawing and aphoristic inscription by Bukowski. [Krumhansl 12]; [Dorbin A5]; [Fogel 10].

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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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.

      - Slnn (Paris, Imprimerie Union), 1963 (impr. 25 décembre 1962). In-4 en feuilles libres, (24) et (24) p., porte-feuille de papier noir, titre contrecollé sur le premier plat (portfolio abîmé). Première édition. Tirage hors-commerce à 333 exemplaires numérotés, avec la Vache au pré noir en 24 états. Est jointe la carte de v?ux de l'imprimeur "Que 1963 soit pour vous une année de vaches grasses". * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Langue : Français

      [Bookseller: Chez les libraires associés]
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        Une fete en cimmerie - illustrated with 31 original lithographs by Matisse

      Teriade, Paris 1963 - - PRESENTATION : Exceptional in-4 in leaves under illustrated wrapper and slipacse. - ILLUSTRATION : 31 original lithographs by Matisse (16 lithographs illustrate the text, one is on the wrapper and 14 are at the end in a saparate folder). - PAPER : Rives vellum. - LIMITED : 130 copies, this one on Rives Paper. - REFERENCES : Duthuit #35. - INFORMATIONS : Matisse was inspired by Eskimo maks and "exotic civilizations and people". - CONDITION : Excellent. ASK FOR EXTRA PICTURES [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Pour un nouveau roman

      Paris, Les Editions de Minuit 1963 - Livre épuisé 19,1 x 14 cm, broché, couverture imprimée, 147 pp. Condition : Edition originale, l'un des 87 ex. num. imprimés sur pur fil Johannot (premier papier). Bel exemplaire. Recueil d'études littéraires écrites entre 1956 et 1963 à travers lequel l'auteur se fait en quelque sorte le théoricien du Nouveau Roman. Au sommaire figurent les textes suivants : À quoi servent les théories – Une voie pour le roman futur – Sur quelques notions périmées : Le personnage. L’histoire. L’engagement. La forme et le contenu – Nature, humanisme, tragédie – Éléments d’une anthologie moderne : Énigmes et transparence chez Raymond Roussel. La conscience malade de Zeno. Joë Bousquet le rêveur. Samuel Beckett, ou la présence sur la scène. Un roman qui s’invente lui-même – Nouveau roman, homme nouveau – Temps et description dans le récit d’aujourd’hui – Du réalisme à la réalité. 255g. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Typed Letter Signed from John O'Hara to screenwriter and producer Eugene Solow regarding adapting his novel "A Family Party

      N.p., 1963. N.p.: N.p., 1963. Typed letter signed, holograph date of "23 May '63" at the top, and with O'Hara's Princeton, NJ address blindstamped to the upper corner, to screenwriter and producer Eugene Solow. Solow is best known as the screenwriter for the 1939 adaptation of Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" starring Burgess Meredith and Lon Chaney, Jr, and went on to a long career as a television writer and producer.& & The letter begins with O'Hara discussing Buddy Ebsen and Ed Begley, the latter whom O'Hara states he prefers for the role of Sam Merritt in "A Family Party," a property he says "is very much for sale." & & O'Hara then goes on to decline adapting the work himself, stating he will "never again work on my own material after its original appearance," continuing with a breakdown of his forthcoming publications, and boldly stating his desire "to create a body of work that tells... the story of the first half of this century in this country." The letter concludes with a scathing comment about the current state of television writing, and a promise to send Solow's original letter, presumably regarding the rights to "A Family Plan," to H.L. Swanson, O'Hara's Hollywood literary agent.& & Single leaf, recto only, with two holograph ink notations ("McHugh" and "Swanson," each followed by numbers) presumably by Solow at the top. About Near Fine, with a chip missing at the top right and a single, short closed tear at the bottom edge, folded once horizontally and twice vertically for mailing.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Complete Set: Zoo Quest To Guiana, Zoo Quest For A Dragon, Zoo Quest in Paraguay, Quest in Paradise, Zoo Quest To Madagascar, Quest Under Capricorn

      London: Lutterworth, 1956-, 1963. London: Lutterworth, 1956- 1963. First editions of the six volumes that compiles the author's acclaimed "Quest Series." Octavo, 6 Volumes. Each are in fine condition in dust jacket's that show only light wear. Each are signed by David Attenborough on the title page. A difficult set to locate in this condition and signed.Attenborough has been hailed as "the great communicator, the peerless educator" ("What Comes Naturally," The Telegraph) and "the greatest broadcaster of our time" ("David Attenborough on Charles Darwin," The Times). He has collected twenty three awards and thirty-one honorary degrees from British universities since 1970. His contribution to broadcasting and wildlife film-making has brought him international recognition, and his BBC programs are considered the exemplary model of public service broadcasting. His name will be noted by the next several generations of wildlife documentarists for his influence.

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        Birds of the Atlantic Islands

      Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh 1963 - 4 vols. Large 8vo. Illustrations, some in colour - all as called for. Original cloth. Of the d/w's only vol 4 has been price clipped. With 2 holograph air mail letters (one of 28 lines, the other of 50 lines) from the author to Rodolphe Meyer de Schauensee. Postage will be at cost to overseas destinations. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leakey's Bookshop Ltd.]
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        New Methods in Statistical Economics." Reprinted for private circulation from The Journal of Political Economy, Vol. LXXI, no. 5, October 1963, pp. 421-440.

      1963 - Stapled, as issued. Small nick in bottom edge of pages, else Very Good. First Edition. "Benoit Mandelbrot has been an incorrigibly original mind, and economists have been blessed by his insights. On the scroll of great non-economists who have advanced economics by quantum leaps, next to John von Neumann we read the name of Benoit Mandelbrot" (Paul Samuelson). [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Scientia Books, ABAA]
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        Contemporary Printed Sources for British and Irish Economic History 1701-1750

      50, 1963. 50, 1963 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A bibliography ofsignificant eighteenth-century economic texts. First Edition. Condition: In a cloth binding. Externally sound with marks to the boards. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean. Ink library stamp to verso of title. Overall: VERY GOOD.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Basil Seal Rides Again, or The Rake's Regress. (SIGNED)

      Chapman & Hall, London, 1963. Chapman & Hall, London, 1963. First Edition, number 236 of a limited edition of 750 signed and numbered copies (a further 1000 copies were printed for the US). 49pp. Full buckram with bevelled edges, lettered in gold at spine and decorated at upper board. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. With a delightful colour frontispiece by Kathleen Hale plus a 'Letter to Mrs. Ian Fleming'. Boards lightly and unevenly faded and with a tiny blemish to colophon. Very good indeed. No dust wrapper as issued, but with original unprinted protective acetate.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.

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        Kriegstagebuch des Oberkommandos der Wehrmacht (Wehrmachtführungsstab),

      . Band I. II1. II2. III1. III2. IV1. IV2. Nachtag 1 + 2. Frankfurt, Verlag Bernard & Graefe, 1963, Gebundene Ausgabe, Halbledereinband, mit Schutzumschlag, 1285 + 1464 + 1661 + 1940 + 85 + 87 Seiten, Zustand 2 (J700).

      [Bookseller: Helmut Weitze Militärische Antiquitäten ]
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        The Spy Who Came in from the Cold - SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND WITH THE VERY RARE WRAP AROUND BAND.

      Gollancz, London 1963 - HARDBACK - The book is in near fine condition. The blue boards are very clean with no fading , or ghosting to the spine. The inner pages are clean, with lightly toned pages, but less than what is normally encountered. The book isfree of foxing. There are two tiny initials to the half title page, but no other owner names or Inscriptions. The book has been signed to the title page by the author. The dust wrapper is in near fine condition. There is light soiling to the rear white panel, but no fading to the red spine of the jacket. The dust wrapper's colours are fresh, and the book has not been price clipped, showing the correct price of 18s.net.The book comes with the very rare yellow wrap around band. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        The Spy Who Came In From The Cold

      London: Gollancz, 1963.. London: Gollancz, 1963. First edition of the author's classic work, which went on to reinvigorate the spy genre. Octavo, original blue cloth. A very good copy in the dust jacket with a slight fade to the spine and some light rubbing. Signed by the author on the title page. Upon publication in 1964, John le Carré's The Spy Who Came in From the Cold forever changed the landscape of spy fiction. Le Carré combined the inside knowledge of his years in British intelligence with the skills of the best novelists to produce a story as taut as it is twisting, unlike any previously experienced.

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        Concert Program for the April 12, 1963 Bob Dylan Concert at Town Hall

      New York: Town Hall, 1963. New York: Town Hall, 1963. First edition. Loose Sheets. Very Good. Single sheet of paper, folded once to form a four page booklet. The rare concert program for Dylan's show at Town Hall at 123 West 43rd Street. The front cover displays a black and white photograph of the venue. Inside, the program reproduces the full two pages of lyrics to Dylan's My Life In A Stolen Minute". Faint fold to paper, a very good example overall of this rare piece of Dylan ephemera. His first major solo concert at a significant New York concert venue. It occurred just after the release of his first album. This concert which was produced by Harold Leventhal was never officially recorded.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        THE BENDER

      London: Secker & Warburg, (1963).. London:: Secker & Warburg. (1963). First edition. INSCRIBED, "With all best wishes. Paul Scott / Swanwich 1965." Lightly penciled note on pastedown indicates it was signed at the Writer's Summer School where Scott was the principle speaker. Additionally SIGNED on title page, where he has crossed out his name. Novel of wit; its characters, while amusingly drawn, are not comic caricatures. Its use of language, voice and narrative presages THE JEWEL IN THE CROWN and its sequels. The book and red top stain would be near fine but for some foxing on the front and bottom page edges; in a wraparound pictorial dust jacket with two closed tears to bottom front panel with creasing between and some light wear and soiling. Still, a nice copy and scarce inscribed.

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush]
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        Battles of the Indian Mutiny

      London - B. T. Batsford, 1963. London - B. T. Batsford, 1963 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this illustrated studyabout theevents ofthe 1857 mutiny, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. First Edition. Featuring22 plates, including a photographic frontispiece. With the pictorial bookplate of 'D M' to the front pastedown. Condition: In the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, excellent with just some minor shelfwear. Dustwrapper very good with just some slight shelfwear and darkening to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and clean. Overall: NEAR FINE with a near fine dustwrapper..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich

      New York: Praeger, 1963.. New York: Praeger, 1963. First American edition of the Nobel Prize-winning author's first book and what many consider his masterpiece. Octavo, original black cloth. Inscribed and dated by Solzhenitsyn in 1976. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with the lighest of shelfwear. A beautiful copy; rare signed and inscribed. Alexander Solzhenitsyn's first book, is an "economical, relentless novel is one of the most forceful artistic indictments of political oppression in the Stalin-era Soviet Union" (The New York Times). The simply told story of a typical, grueling day of the titular character's life in a labor camp in Siberia, is a modern classic of Russian literature and quickly cemented Solzhenitsyn's international reputation upon publication. "One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich yields, more than anything else, a beautiful sense of its author as a Chekhovian figure: simple, free of literary affectation, wholly serious" (The New Republic).

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        The Wanderer

      New York: : Alfred A. Knopf, , 1963.. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. First edition. Octavo, original black cloth. Fine in a very good dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the half title page. Additionally signed by Hayden opposite the title page. Sterling Hayeden was at the peak of his earning power as a movie star when he suddenly quit. He walked out on Hollywood, walked out of a shattered marriage, defied the courts, broke as an outlaw, set sail with his four children in the schooner Wanderer--bound for the South Seas. His attempt to escape launched his autobiography. An impressive writer. "Like Fitzgerald, Hayden is a romantic. His writing about the sea evokes echoes of Conrad and McFee, of London and Galsworthy...Beautifully done" (The Los Angeles Times).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        MARCATRE. Notiziario di cultura contemporanea. Nø1 - 62 (All published)

      Marcatr‚/Lerici 1963-1970, Roma - Avant-garde periodical of 'Gruppo 63', dealing with literature, music, architecture and the visual arts. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Giorgio Maffei]
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        Complete Set: Zoo Quest To Guiana, Zoo Quest For A Dragon, Zoo Quest in Paraguay, Quest in Paradise, Zoo Quest To Madagascar, Quest Under Capricorn.

      Lutterworth, 1956-, London 1963 - First editions of the six volumes that compiles the author's acclaimed "Quest Series." Octavo, 6 Volumes. Each are in fine condition in dust jacket's that show only light wear. Each are signed by David Attenborough on the title page. A difficult set to locate in this condition and signed. Attenborough has been hailed as "the great communicator, the peerless educator" ("What Comes Naturally," The Telegraph) and "the greatest broadcaster of our time" ("David Attenborough on Charles Darwin," The Times). He has collected twenty three awards and thirty-one honorary degrees from British universities since 1970. His contribution to broadcasting and wildlife film-making has brought him international recognition, and his BBC programs are considered the exemplary model of public service broadcasting. His name will be noted by the next several generations of wildlife documentarists for his influence. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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

      NY: Doubleday, 1963/1965. Hardcover. Very good. Two volumes, bound in publisher's tan cloth with mylar jackets and slipcases. Mandate for Change is #480 of 1500cc, Waging Peace, #881 of 1334cc. Slipcases of both heavily foxed and lightly worn, small external tape repair to the top of the jacket on Mandate, otherwise a nice set of near fine books, each signed by Eisenhower on a tipped in page.

      [Bookseller: Kenneth Mallory Bookseller. ABAA]
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        Wild Things

      Original pencil drawing, 11.375 x 7.875 inches (image on tracing paper). Signed by Sendak at the lower right of the illustration. Image depicts five children and a dog playing between serif capitalized block letters which spell out "Wild Things". A fine copy, without any tears or blemishes. Matted in white, in a smooth black wood frame. A charming piece of Sendakiana, referencing his most famous work, Where the Wild Things Are (1963), which he both wrote and illustrated. Wild Things is a sketch done in the style of Sendak's preliminary drawings. As part of his pre-publication process, Sendak would create a preliminary drawing in pencil (often on tracing paper), which would be followed by a final drawing in ink or watercolor (often on archival paper) before being sent to the publisher. Accordingly, preliminary drawings show Sendak's illustrations in their earliest state and provide fascinating insight into the artist's creative process. For example, this sketch already shows evidence of Sendak's revisions: the second child from the right, the boy holding onto "H" and "I," has had his left leg repositioned, and the second child from the left, who straddles letters "I," "L," and "D," has a fully drawn torso and lower body, but her head not been added. Like his other written and illustrated works, Sendak drew on his own life and experiences for inspiration for this title sketch. The dog peeking behind the "T" in this illustration is based on Sendak's Sealyham terrier named Jennie, who made appearances in Kenny's Window (1956), What Do You Say, Dear? (1958), and was Max's dog in Where the Wild Things Are. In 1967, Jennie starred in Higglety Pigglety Pop!: Or, There Must Be More to Life, which tells the story of a little dog who "had it all" but left her master to find a deeper meaning to life. Sendak wrote this novel as a valentine to Jennie shortly after her death as part of his grieving process. Sendak featured sketches of Jennie and other familiar characters in letters to friends and as part of his ephemeral art, including the mural he created for his friends' children Nina and Larry Chertof on their NYC apartment wall in 1961, now on permanent display at the Rosenbach Museum and Library in Philadelphia.. Signed by Author. Pencil Drawing. Fine.

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        Head Hunting in Timor and its historical implications. (3 Teile in einem Bd., compl.).

      Sydney, The University of Sydney, 1963. Gr.8°, 423 S. m. einzelnen Textabb., 3 Tafeln m. s/w Abb., 5 S. Errata., OLwd., goldgepr. Deckel., Lwd. berieben u. fleckig, fliegender Vorsatz etw. gebräunt, obere Ecke auf etwa 150 S. min. wasserrandig, insgesamt gutes Exemplar. Preis in CHF: 539. (= Oceania linguistic monograph, No. 8 a, b, c). Text engl.Part 1: Introduction and Texts A, B and C, (pp 1 - 125); Part 2: Text D (pp 126 - 259); Part 3: Texts E, F, Gi, Gii and H (pp 260 - 423).

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        On Her Majesty's Secret Service

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. London: Jonathan Cape,, 1963. Octavo. Original vellum-backed black cloth, titles to spine gilt, ski track decoration to front board in white, top edge gilt. Colour frontispiece portrait of Ian Fleming. Light scuffing to bottom corner of rear board, tiny dampstain to tail of spine. An excellent copy. First edition, signed limited issue. Number 116 of 250 copies signed by the author. There were additionally 35 unnumbered copies marked "Presentation". Oddly, numbered copies seem scarcer on the market and are preferred. Fleming's only signed limited edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Miguel Street.

      Andre Deutsch, London 1963 - Appears to be a proof copy. 286 pages VG/VG. Very good book in very good dust jacket with light shelf wear, several short edge tears, light soiling, pages slightly browned [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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