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        On Her Majesty's Secret Service

      Jonathan Cape, London 1963 - HARDBACK - The book is in near fine condition, and is free of any previous owner names or inscriptions. The book has nice clean pages. The cloth is fresh and clean as is the spine including the silver lettering. The d/w is in near fine or better condition with unfaded red lettering to the spine. The dust wrapper has a very clean rear panel, and looks very fresh. The book has not been price clipped, showing the correct price of 16s.net as called for. The book is a lovely example. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        On Her Majesty's Secret Service

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First edition. Octavo, original brown boards titles to the spine in silver. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. The eleventh novel in the James Bond series. On Her Majesty's Secret Service is the eleventh novel in the James Bonds series and the first since the debut of the Bond film. It became "an immediate bestseller on both sides of the Atlantic" (Biondi & Pickard, 48). "By the time of publication, On Her Majesty's Secret Service had received nearly a quarter more subscriptions than any previous Fleming novel" (Lycett, 419).

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        Football signed by 23 members of the 1963 Champion New York Giants

      Football Signed: ìDon Chandler,î ìY.A. Tittle,î ìLouis Guy,î ìAaron Thomas,î ìSam Huff,î ìJim Patton,î ìBookie Bolin,î ìAndy Robustelli,î ìHugh McElhenny,î ìJoe Waltonî ìJohnny Counts,î ìKen Byers,î ìLou Kirouac,î ìDarrel Dess,î ìGreg Larson,î ìDel Shofner,î ìMickey Walker,î ìAlex Webster,î ìJim Katcavage,î ìErich Barnes,î ìChas Killett,î ìTom Scott,î ìBob Taylor,î and ìLane Howell.î All but two on two panels. Twenty signatures are dark; there is adequate contrast in the other four. Probably also signed by at least two others whose signatures have faded. Huff, McElhenny, Robustelli, and Tittle are members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Prior ownerís identification ìSHERî penned beneath laces. Evidence of wear on this 47 year old football. LOA from PSA/DNA. In 1963, the Giants were 11-3, champions of the NFL East. Their 448 points scored, averaging 32 points per game, was tops in the NFL. On December 29, 1963, the Giants lost the NFL Championship game at Wrigley Field to the Chicago Bears, 14-10.

      [Bookseller: University Archives ]
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        Narcotic Photographic Document

      Tokyo: Inoue Shoten, 1963. Near fine in a near fine jacket, very good publisher's card slipcase, rubbed at the extremities; lacking the scarce obi.. First Edition. Quarto. A book by photojournalist Kazuo Kenmochi, likely his first, that details drug culture in Japan in the early 60s: from production, to distribution, addiction and finally incarceration. The images are crisp, stark, frightening and intimate, all traits one might associate with Larry Clark or Nan Goldin, yet Kenmochi's intention was pure documentary. Predating Araki and Moriyama, this arresting work has remained under the radar until recently.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        HOW THE WHALE BECAME

      Faber and Faber. London. 1963. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.4 x 6.3 inches). Six full page illustrations by Adamson. A truly fine copy in publishers blue cloth with gilt lettering to the spine. In the original full colour dustwrapper which is also fine and bright. Hughes' first published work of prose. (Sagar and Tabor. Bibliography of Ted Hughes. A6a.).

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Pair of Posters for Literary Benefits Hosted by the Living Theatre (Original Posters)

      New York: The Living Theatre, 1963. Pair of original posters for benefits hosted by The Living Theatre including "A Benefit for Kulchur Magazine" (1961) and "For the Benefit of LeRoi Jones" (1963) advertising poetry readings of Amiri Baraka (née LeRoi Jones, who also served as music editor for "Kulchur"), Allen Ginsberg, Joel Oppenheimer, and Frank O'Hara.& & Founded in 1947, The Living Theatre, the oldest active experimental theatre group in the United States, laid the foundation for a robust underground art scene in the New York City. After more than a decade of successful original radical stage productions and adaptations of works by playwrights such as Bertold Brecht and Gertrud Stein, founders Judith Malina and Julian Beck used their space and resources for the nourishment of the arts more broadly, hosting experimental film screenings and literary benefits.& & Featured in this collection are two such benefits. One is for the assistance of the nascent "Kulchur Magazine," the literary criticism journal of the New American Poetry group, which published quarterlies from 1960 to 1965 and featured works by William S. Burroughs, Paul Bowles, and Allen Ginsberg. The other is for LeRoi Jones and his wife, both of whom were ill and unable to work, while his landmark work of ethnomusicology "Blues People" (Morrow, 1963) and novel "The System of Dante's Hell" (Grove, 1965) were still forthcoming.& & Posters 8 x 10.5 inches to 8.5 x 14 inches. "A Benefit for Kulchur Magazine" Very Good with one corner toned and two half-inch closed tears. "For the Benefit of LeRoi Jones" Near Fine with minimal soiling.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        CUADERNOS PARA EL DIÁLOGO.- Colección COMPLETA, CON SUPLEMENTOS Y EXTRAORDINARIOS.- 39 VOLÚMENES

      - .- .- .- M.- C. para el Diálogo.- .- 00.- Folio.- .- .- .- Encuadernados en guaflex. Conserva portadas.- Excelente estado.- De 1963 a marzo de 1976, publicados mensualmente, 150 números (muchos de ellos dobles) en 12 Vol.- De marzo 1976 a 14/10/1978 pasó a publicación semanal, encuadernados en 10 Vol.- 82 SUPLEMENTOS en 8 Vol.- 50 números EXTRAORDINARIOS en 9 Volúmenes. Ampliamos información.ATENCIÓN: EN EL PAGO CONTRA REEMBOLSO EL PRECIO DEL ENVÍO SE INCREMENTARÁ EN 3.00 EUROS [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: La Trastienda]
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        Mr Stone and the Knights Companion

      Deutsch|~| (London): Deutsch. (1963). The uncorrected proof copy of this early novel by the Nobel Prize winner, his fifth book. Small ink number on summary page; modest creasing and edge-sunning to covers; very good in wrappers. Naipaul proofs from this era are scarce; this is the only proof of this title we've seen. . First Edition. Softcover.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Pièces Condamnées : Au Lecteur, Les Bijoux, Le Lethé, A Celle Qui Est Trop Gaie, Lesbos, Femmes Damnées,

      Des Gaules, Lausanne 1963 - En feuilles sous emboitage, dos de parchemin, auteur doré au dos, un des 230 exemplaires ( 178 ) numérotés sur grand papier, signés par Jean Lecoultre et Louis Grosclaude éditeur, les eaux fortes de Jean Lecoultre ont été tirées à la presse à bras par Pietro Sarto., les pièces condamnées de Baudelaire sont commentées par Georges Bonnet et René Floriot. Bel exemplaire [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: La Pensée Sauvage]
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        Pejzaz z Bukowiny".

      - Typ: rycina; Haslo: Bukowina Tatrzanska; Przyn. adm.: powiat Zakopane (Tatrzanski) wojewodztwo malopolskie (nowosadeckie) gmina Bukowina Tatrzanska; Sygnatura: Rycina sygnowana olowkiem pod kompozycja: "Pejzaz z Bukowiny linoryt 10/100 B. Maziarska-Wolodzko 1963".; Technika: Drzeworyt; Format: 377x500.; Datowanie: 1963.; Inf o autorze: B. Maziarska-Wolodzko (ur. 29.11.1929) ukonczyla studia w ASP w Warszawie w 1956, zob. Indeks 2 s.81.; Literatura: Praca w katalogu: "XII Wystawy-subskrypcji Grafiki Expressu Wieczornego i Podsekcji Grafiki Artystycznej Okregu Warszawskiego ZPAP" Warszawa Centralne Biuro Wystaw Artystycznych 1962 (karty nienumerowane), w katalogu pomylono prace ww. i Ireny Golinskiej.; Uwagi: Efektowna rycina duzego formatu. Obecnie uzywana pisownia nazwiska autorki to "Wolodzko-Maziarska".; Kategorie tematyczne: varia pejzaz / Varia Landschaft / varia landscape / Holzschnitt / woodcut; Rycina w bardzo ladnym stanie, drobne przedarcia na marginesach poza kompozycja.

      [Bookseller: POLIART Beata Kalke]
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        Autograph Draft Letter Regarding his Nobel Acceptance Speech

      c. 1963/1964. Steinbeck was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1962 and delivered his acceptance speech in Stockholm on December 10, 1962, two months after the Cuban missile crisis. Steinbeck, with a nod to Alfred Nobel, weapons maker and inventor of dynamite, used his acceptance speech to address the responsibilities of the makers of literature in a time of a "forward surge in our knowledge and manipulation of certain dangerous factors in the physical world" when "we have usurped many of the powers we once ascribed to God...Having taken Godlike power, we must seek in ourselves for the responsibility and the wisdom we once prayed some deity might have." This draft letter, written to a Mr. Macy, concerns the translation of the Nobel speech into Russian (specifically the suitability of using Russian for the satellite countries such as Poland, Czechoslovakia, and Hungary; the possibility of a bilingual edition); the potential benefit of distributing copies to foreign service personnel for them to distribute to "young intellectuals"; and the "enormous answering work" of responding to letters received after his Nobel Prize. Approximately 225 words, handwritten on one yellow-lined legal sheet, likely, as was his custom, given to his secretary to type and therefore unsigned, leaving off at "Yours." A letter showing not only Steinbeck's involvement in the distribution of his work, but particularly in the distribution of it in a part of the world both in which he had traveled and about which he had written (A Russian Journal, 1948); where he would travel again in 1963 as part of a cultural exchange program; and which he had addressed, without naming, in his speech. Near fine. .

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Alphabet for Joanna. Illustrated by Bernarda Bryson

      Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York 1963 - 24mo. Rebound in publisher';s presentation binding of three quarter red morocco gilt and cloth. Minor external rubbing, else very near fine. Presentation card laid in from Edgar Rigg, Chairman of Holt, Rinehart and Winston, sending this specially bound copy as a Christmas greeting to the illustrator, Bernarda Bryson Shahn. From the Library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with estate label tipped on to front pastedown. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Collection of cinema material relating to William Golding's "Lord of the Flies

      London: Two Arts Limited, 1963. A collection of cinema material, 15 pieces in all, relating to the 1963 British film, based on the 1954 novel by William Golding. Included are the exceptionally rare original British screenplay by Peter Shaffer, a quite striking Polish poster, a British quad poster (on a double bill with "Comedy Man," as issued), the US half sheet, two French reissue posters, and a black and white theatrical photo from the original US release. & & The story concerns a group of British schoolboys stranded on a desert island who decide to formally govern themselves, with disastrous results. The film was shot entirely in Puerto Rico at Aguadilla, El Yunque, and on the island of Vieques, between April and August of 1961. Most of the boys in the cast had not read the book, and director Peter Brook decided on a unique approach, wherein he would allow the boys to improvise their dialogue given a particular scenario. The horrific progress of the story is faithfully maintained, but this method made for a unique and still deeply affecting film. The script included in this collection, written by playwright Peter Shaffer, is dated August 1959, nearly two years prior to shooting, thus showing the film's conception prior to Brooks' decision to take a different path. Shaffer was not given a credit in the final film.& & The film makes for challenging viewing, originally rated X in the US, and went largely unseen until a recent restoration and release via the Criterion Collection. Nominated for the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 1963. Criterion 43.& & All items are Very Good plus to Near Fine condition. Details follow:& & 1. Polish one sheet poster, 22.25 x 33 inches, restored, on linen& 2. US complete lobby card set (8 pieces)& 3. British quad poster, 30 x 40 (double bill with Comedy Man) & 4. French reissue poster (ca. 2000) 17 x 22 inches& 5. French reissue poster (ca. 1980s) 17 x 22 inches& 6. US still photograph, oversize (11 x 14 inches)& 7. US half sheet& 8. Original British script for the film& & Details for the British script:& & Black wrappers with a die-cut rectangular window with rounded corners on the front wrapper, in the British style. Title page shows a credit for screenwriter Peter Shaffer and novelist Golding, and is dated August 29, 1959. 141 leaves, mechanically reproduced. Pages and wrapper Very Good plus.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Buildings Plans and Designs (First US Edition)

      New York: Horizon Press, 1963. First American Edition. Atlas folio, containing 100 illustrated plates. One of 2600 numbered copies (this being copy No. 216 E) of which 2500 copies were for sale. & & The architect's superb portfolio, with plates after original color illustrations, first published in German in 1910. Includes a book detailing Wright's architectural philosophies, information on each plate, and a brief foreword by Peters, who was chief architect at Taliesin Associated Architects. & & All plates 15.75 x 25.25 inches. In a black cloth folding chemise and black cloth slipcase with paper-covered boards and ribbon ties as issued. Slipcase is Very Good, with a split at the front spine fold, scattered faint dampstaining and rubbing, with a few corners moderately bumped, and some loss to the paper on the boards. Paper chemises Very Good plus, with closed tears at the corners. Plates with corresponding bumps at a few corners and light rubbing at the edges, else Near Fine. Book is Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        PODKAYNE OF MARS

      New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons,. [1963]. cloth.. A fine copy in very good to nearly fine dust jacket with light wear. to spine ends and corners, a bit of rubbing along folds, and several. nicks to bottom edge of rear panel. The jacket is fairly presentable.. (#134779). First edition. Heinlein's last young adult science-fiction novel.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        Chagall Lithograph II 1957 - 1962 .,

      Monte Carlo, Verlag Andre Sauret, 1963 - 408 S. Lithograph II. Der Druck dieses von Fernand Mourlot und Andre Sauret bearbeiteten Werkes wurde im September 1963 beendigt. Die schwarzen und farbigen Wiedergaben sowie der typographische Teil wurden auf den Pressen von Draegher Freres und die Original-Lithographien bei Mourlot Freres ausgeführt. Mit s/w und farbl. Lithographien. Zu den Kunstwerken ist teilweise die Auflage und das Format angegeben. Das Buch hat einen doppelten Su. (einer durchsichtig und einer normal). Die Fußkante Vorderdeckels des normalen Su. hat eine kleine Läsur. Die Fußkante des Hinterdeckels hat eine leichte Druckstelle. Der Kopfschnitt ist lecht ergraut. Der Schnitt ist leicht fleckig. Gutes Exemplar. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2220 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Boller]
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        'The Four-Dimensional Nightmare' First UK Edition

      A first edition, first printing published by Gollancz in 1963. Bound in brown boards - as with Le Carre's 'The Spy Who Came in from the Cold' of the same year - this was perhaps a trial binding used by Gollancz for advance copies. This is the first we have seen. A near fine book with small spotting to the top edge - pages are fresh and clean and there are no inscriptions. In a very good+ unclipped wrapper with small v-shape chips to the corners. With 'X24' on the rear panel. A rare item for any Ballard collector.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Braque lithographe

      Paris : André Sauret 1963 - ~ Préface de Francis Ponge ~ La couverture (1961, 5 couleurs), le frontispice (1961, 6 couleurs), le décor de la page de titre (1962, 5 couleurs) sont des lithographies originales tirées sur les presses de Mourlot Frères. Les 151 reproductions ont été mises sur pierre par H. Deschamps ~ Notices et catalogue établis par Fernand Mourlot. Exemplaire No. 3364 de 4125 ~ Cartonnage souple, couverture rempliée ~ 183p+3f ~ 32x25x3cm. ~ Très bel état ~ Heavy item, circa 1.5 Kg. Extra postage costs may apply (please ask for quotation before ordering, clicking on the "Ask Bookseller a Question" button to be found below) ~ LANGUAGE: Français / Additional images available/ [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lirolay]
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        V. (First Edition)

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1963. First Edition. First Edition. First issue dust jacket with no reviews at the rear panel. Very Good plus in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Ex-library copy from a lending bookstore in New York, with their stamp on the front endpaper, with "35 [cents] First 3 Days, 10 [cents] Each Additional Day," "Library Copy" stamped on the top and bottom page edges. No bruising or markings of a standard ex-library copy. Extremities moderately toned, and brief foxing at the front pastedown, else quite presentable. Jacket slightly rubbed at the extremities, with several tiny closed tears (repaired with cello-tape at the verso), just a hint of fading at the spine, and a small corner crease to the front flap. Overall an attractive copy with a few blemishes to note. Author's first book.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        Blue-And-White WARE OF THE MING DYNASTY: BOOK IV

      Hong Kong: Cafa Company Limited. 1963. Folio. 69pp. Volume four only. Black-stamped brown cloth. Illustrated with color plates. Text in English and Chinese. Near fine with spine ends and corners lightly worn and bumped, page 44 loose and laid in with only the dustwrapper's front panel and front flap present. PORCELAIN OF THE NATIONAL PALACE MUSEUM. scarce. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        SIGNED PERSONAL ADDRESS BOOK of New York Yankees catcher with many names including Jackie Robinson, Yogi Berra, etc

      Hardcover. A few loose or detached pages. Backstrip lacking, shaken, but all there and quite scarce. Small (2-3/4" x 3-3/4") pocket-sized otherwise unremarkable flexible cloth address book but for the fact that it belonged to great New York Yankees catcher Elston Howard who has SIGNED it with his address at the beginning along with another smaller partial signature on the front pastedown. It contains numerous names, phone numbers, and addresses written by Howard including Jackie Robinson, Harry Belafonte, Carmine Basilio, Rocky Colavito, Roy Campanella, Eddie Fisher, Lefty Gomez, Yogi Berra, Ralph Houk, Minnie Minoso, Pee Wee Reese, Bill Skowron, etc., even Yankee Stadium itself. Elston Howard was the first African-American to play for the Yankees, one of the last major league clubs to become integrated. Due to the presence of Yogi Berra behind the plate, Howard played several different positions before he earned a regular job with the Yankees and still managed to be a member of four American League All-Star teams in that time. In 1963 Howard hit a career-high 28 home runs and was voted the American League's Most Valuable Player-- the first black player to win the honor. An excellent fielder and hitter, the nine-time All Star seemed to have only one weakness: speed. His manager Casey Stengel reportedly said of Howard: "I finally get a black guy and they give me the only one who can't run." Howard died in 1980 at the ago of 50.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, ABAA ]
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        CONDITIONALLY HUMAN

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,. 1963. boards.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with the uncommon Gollancz. promotional wraparound band. A sharp copy of a scarce book. (#129292). First British (and first hardcover) edition. Collects three short novels including the Hugo winner "The Darfsteller," in which "a computer-like machine that controls a theater of life-sized mannequins has displaced human actors." - John Clute, SFE (online), and "Conditionally Human," which depicts an authoritarian dystopia in which genetic engineering has created "beings on the border between animal and human." - Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 244. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-767. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 423-27.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        Unfair Arguments with Existence

      New York: New Directions. (1963). First. Uncorrected long galleys. Folded, tiny tears, near fine. Long galleys for in-house use of this paperback original. Very scarce, probably only a handful of copies were produced. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        ORPHANS OF THE SKY

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,. 1963. boards.. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with some faint soiling to. spine panel and nearly invisible 14 mm closed tear at upper edge of. front panel near spine fold. A very attractive copy. (#89355). First edition. Preceded the 1964 Putnam edition. Part of Heinlein's "future history" series, first published as a two-part serial in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION in 1941 as "Universe" and "Common Sense." Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-513. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. See Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1653-64.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        THE PRESIDENTIAL PAPERS.

      G. P. Putnam's Sons (1963)., New York: - First edition. INSCRIBED "To Lub / With love / - that old habit - / Norman / Nov 1963." Mailer mentions sending this copy to Lubell-Naiman in a letter printed in "Norman Mailer's Letters." Spine lettering faded otherwise very good in nice dust jacket with red spine lettering faded to white. Adeline Lubell-Naiman was the editor instrumental in the eventual publication of THE NAKED AND THE DEAD. In 1946, while an editor at Little, Brown, Lubell-Naiman convinced Mailer to submit the first 200 pages of THE NAKED AND THE DEAD, which she talked up to her publisher. Unfortunately, she was also the one to suggest historian and critic Bernard DeVoto read the manuscript--he recommended not publishing. But Mailer submitted it to Rinehart, who published the book in 1948. Over the years, Lubell-Naiman remained close friends with Mailer and his wives. In the summer of 1968 she even played the role of "Adeline McCarthy," a president of a women's college in Mailer's film "Maidstone" (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center website). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush, member ABAA]
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        The Collector

      Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st printing 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/V Good. First UK Edition; Jonathan Cape 1963. V Good/ VGood. Not price clipped, 284 pages, tan boards with gilt lettering on spine. Book is in good condition but has evidence of paper rubbing on top right of the frontispiece, possibly where an inscription has been erased. Dj shows slight rubbing to front and top corners. Small tear to top left of front dj along interface with spine. Slight chipping to the same area. Detailed photograph of this area available on request.

      [Bookseller: Anulios Books]
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        Oeuvres complètes. Introduction de Jean Dutourd. Lithographies originale de André Masson.L?adieu aux armes. Traduction de Maurice E. Coindreau. Lithographies originales de Carzou.Le soleil se lève aussi. Traduction de Maurice E. Coindreau. Lithographies originales de Garbell.Mort dans l?après-midi. Traduction de René Daumal. Lithographies originales de Pelayo.Les vertes collines d?Afrique. Traduction de Jeanine Delpech. Lithporaphies originales de Luc Simon.Paradis perdu et autres nouvelles. Traduction de Henri Robillot. Lithographies originales de Guiramand.Les neiges du Kilimandjaro et autres nouvelles. Traduction de Marcel Duhamel. Lithographies originales de Commère.Pour qui sonne le glas. Traduction de Denise Van Moppès. Lithographies

      André Sauret 1963 1964 1965, Paris, - Reliure plein cuir chagrin brun. Auteur et titre dorés au dos. Tranches supérieures dorées. Avec étui de l?éditeur aussi brun. Exemplaire numéroté 763/4?500. Très bel exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Bouquinerie du Varis]
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        The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

      Gollancz, London 1963 - Hardback - A near fine book with clean blue boards, with no fading to the spine. The inner pages are very lightly toned, but much less than is normally encountered. The book is free of any previous owner names or Inscriptions. The dust wrapper is in fine condition. The wrapper is free of any fading to the spine. The rear white panel is very clean indeed, with no staining or toning to the panel. There is no loss to the wrapper, and is correctly priced at 18s/ net as called for. The book comes with a loose book plate, signed by the author. An extremely nice copy of a landmark title. [Attributes: First Edition]

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

      A first edition, first printing, published by Gollancz in 1963 (with no mention of subsequent printings).A very good book with one small name to the front end-paper (some thin sunning to the bottom of the boards - some light spotting to the page edges), in a near fine unclipped dust wrapper which is faded to the spine as usual.The true first edition, first printing. RARE

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        On Her Majesty's Secret Service

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with two small closed tears. Inscribed by the author, "To my dear friend Henry from Ian Fleming." Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. On Her Majesty's Secret Service is the eleventh novel in the James Bonds series and the first since the debut of the Bond film. It became "an immediate bestseller on both sides of the Atlantic" (Biondi & Pickard, 48). "By the time of publication, On Her Majesty's Secret Service had received nearly a quarter more subscriptions than any previous Fleming novel" (Lycett, 419).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        On Trout Streams and Salmon Rivers

      Barre Mass. 1963 Barre, Mass., 1963. First edition, one of 1500. 8vo. . Cloth. Almost fine, spine slightly faded, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Bookplate of Robert Winthrop. Bruns L14

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        La nature morte en France I & II *

      P. Cailler, Genève 28.10.1963. - Reliés toile 25 x 19, jaquettes illustrées. Quasi neuf. 500 reproductions en noir et 13 en couleur. Ouvrage fondamental sur le sujet, avec index. Recherché. Édition originale, après 120 exemplaires de Chapelle numérotés.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        A Clockwork Orange

      Norton, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. W.W. Norton & Company, New York 1963. First American Edition / First Printing. Stated First American Edition with no additional printings listed. Red cloth boards with gold lettering at the spine. Signed by Anthony Burgess on a professionally tipped in page following the front endpaper. The Signature is Guaranteed Authentic. Comes with information to the buyer about the limited edition the signature was pulled. Book Condition: Near Fine, clean boards and spine, clean pages, tight spine, light shelf wear at the head and foot of the spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, jacket price clipped, shelf wear, sunning and light chipping at the head of the jacket spine, short tear at the rear panel, light spots, mild sunning at the jacket spine.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        A Clockwork Orange, 1st Edition

      W. W. Norton & Company, 1963-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST US EDITION. New York: WW Norton, 1963. 184 pp. First American edition, first printing. (Stated First American Edition 1963 on copyright page.) Very Good condition hardcover in Good dust jacket. Book itself in nice shape. Clean, bright pages and sturdy binding. Not an ex-library copy or the common book club edition! Former owner's name on front end paper. Three dings, on top and bottom of boards, a bit of wear at foot. Jacket spine panel faded, worn at extremities, chipped at head and tail with a closed tear snaking its way up the spine a bit, light dampstain to front panel mostly visible on verso, back panel rubbed, price-clipped. Jacket is mylar-protected. Nice condition overall.The true first American appearance of Anthony Burgess' best-known novel, which was the basis of the 1971 Stanley Kubrick film.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        SIGNED PERSONAL ADDRESS BOOK of New York Yankees catcher with many names including Jackie Robinson, Yogi Berra, etc

      Hardcover. A few loose or detached pages. Backstrip lacking, shaken, but all there and quite scarce. Small (2-3/4" x 3-3/4") pocket-sized otherwise unremarkable flexible cloth address book but for the fact that it belonged to great New York Yankees catcher Elston Howard who has SIGNED it with his address at the beginning along with another smaller partial signature on the front pastedown. It contains numerous names, phone numbers, and addresses written by Howard including Jackie Robinson, Harry Belafonte, Carmine Basilio, Rocky Colavito, Roy Campanella, Eddie Fisher, Lefty Gomez, Yogi Berra, Ralph Houk, Minnie Minoso, Pee Wee Reese, Bill Skowron, etc., even Yankee Stadium itself. Elston Howard was the first African-American to play for the Yankees, one of the last major league clubs to become integrated. Due to the presence of Yogi Berra behind the plate, Howard played several different positions before he earned a regular job with the Yankees and still managed to be a member of four American League All-Star teams in that time. In 1963 Howard hit a career-high 28 home runs and was voted the American League's Most Valuable Player-- the first black player to win the honor. An excellent fielder and hitter, the nine-time All Star seemed to have only one weakness: speed. His manager Casey Stengel reportedly said of Howard: "I finally get a black guy and they give me the only one who can't run." Howard died in 1980 at the ago of 50.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Hop on Pop. The Simplest Seuss for Youngest Use

      New York: Random House, 1963., 1963. FIRST EDITION. Publisher's pictorial boards repeated on the dustjacket. Illustrated throughout by the author. Corners and extremities rubbed; neat ownership to tile page. Dust jacket rubbed and frayed with minor chips to corners and spine ends. Shows very well.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        WE SHALL OVERCOME: MARCH ON WASHINGTON FOR JOBS AND FREEDOM, AUGUST 28, 1963

      NY: National Urban League, 1963. First Edition. Pictorial Paper Covers. Very Good. Seven leaves, laid into the pictorial portfolio, illustrated with Civil-Rights-themed graphic collages by Louis LoMonaco. Complete with the introduction, table of contents, and the five red, white & blue plates. Light edge wear to portfolio. 11" x 9.25 The Introduction leaf reproduces the signatures of Martin Luther King, Jr., A. Philip Randolph, James Farmer, Roy Wilkins, John Lewis, and Whitney M. Young, Jr. "This collection of graphic collages has been created specifically as a memento for those who participated in the historic March on Washington for Freedom and Jobs on August 28, 1963...." [WorldCat locates only six holdings of this important memento of the Civil Rights Era. American Book Prices Current records only two examples sold in the last 30 years.]

      [Bookseller: R & A Petrilla, Booksellers (IOBA)]
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        The Spy Who Came In From the Cold

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1963. Octavo. Original blue boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. Spine a little rolled, spotting to edges of text block, a couple of faint spots to title pages. An excellent, fresh copy in the dust jacket with slightly faded spine panel and a short closed tear and light spotting to the lower panel. First edition, first impression. With a card signed by the author loosely inserted. A beautiful copy, rare in such excellent condition. 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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        Notes on Cafes and Bedrooms. [TOGETHER WITH] Iliad of Broken Sentences

      London: Putnam; The Bodley Head, 1963 - 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. Two separately published volumes, offered together. Details as follows: (1) NOTES ON CAFES AND BEDROOMS. London: Putnam, 1963. First edition. 32pp. §The author's first published volume of verse. Original buckram-backed marbled paper boards, gilt lettering. Boards rubbed around edges. Slight 'bubbling' to pastedowns. A very good copy with INK PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION from the author to Anna and Colin [unidentified], dated 1st March 1963, to front free endpaper. (2) ILIAD OF BROKEN SENTENCES. London: The Bodley Head, 1967. First edition. 30pp. §The author's second, and final, published volume of verse. Original yellow cloth, boldly decorated in red. A near fine, bright copy in a very good dustwrapper (latter with several short tears - and a touch of browning - to top edge, and housed in removable protective wraparound plastic sleeve). §The two books comprise the complete published verse output of Rosemary Tonks - in attractive condition, one volume being a presentation copy from the author.

      [Bookseller: JAMES HAWKES]
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        Bond Strikes Camp.

      London: The London Magazine, 1963 - Octavo. Original green wrappers printed in black. Some minor rubbing but very good indeed. Sole printing of the first appearance of Connolly's parody. With Fleming's superb presentation inscription to Richard Hughes, "Dikko - Ouch! Ian". Hughes was a good friend of Fleming's and the dedicatee of You Only Live Twice, for which in April 1963 he was aiding Fleming's researches. We know of no other presentation copies by Fleming of this publication. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Natural

      London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1963 - FIRST UK EDITION of Malamud's first book. The UK edition has a glossary of baseball terms for the English reader not included in the US first. LONDON: EYRE & SPOTTISWOODE, 1963. Octavo. Original cloth, original dust jacket. Book fine in near fine jacket with just the slightest toning to spine and a little soiling to rear panel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: CollectorsFolio]
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