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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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        Danish Violins, and their makers.

      1963 1963 - Copenhagen 1963. 4to. Or.full morocco with title on front cover. (14pp. text in double-column). With 40 full-page captioned plates. Ed. lim. to 500 copies only. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Berkelouw Books]
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        The History of the Kings Works (6 Volumes & Plans)

      London.: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1963 Volume I & II (published in 1963): The Middle Ages; Volume III (published in 1975): 1485-1660 (Part I); Volume IV (published in 1982): 1485-1660 (Part II); Volume V (published in 1976): 1660-1782; Volume VI (published in 1973): 1782-1851. 7 large scale plans: I - VI in a plan box, V - VII in plastic folder as issued. The dust jackets are in very good condition and protected by mylar sleeves. Cover are in very good condition. Inside pages are in very good condition, unmarked, clean and tight. Photos available upon request. HEAVY SET (14kg)

      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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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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        Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate David Frost

      c. 1963. Sheet size: 152 × 189 mm. Pen and ink on wove paper. Stamped on verso for publication in the Sunday Telegraph. Sherlock Holmes, with magnifying glass, and Dr Watson investigate the mysterious rise of the young David Frost, host of That Was The Week That Was. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s and 60s. Never savage, though often waspishly accurate and exuding an urbane air of amusement at the foibles of his fellows, Bentley's work was familiar to the public from a wide variety of publications. Between 1952 and 1954 he drew regular cartoons for the weekly Time and Tide, and after that for the daily News Chronicle. Between 1958 and 1962 he drew topical cartoons for the Daily Mail under the title "Watch My Line." He also drew many portraits, in black and white line, of famous people, for various papers, including over sixty for the Sunday Telegraph, which began publication in February 1961.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Security Is A Thumb And A Blanket

      Determined Productions, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Signed. Inscribed "To Babette" and SIGNED by the Charles Schulz on the first free endpage; an ink sketch of Lucy has also been added by Mr Schulz on this page. Book is clean and tight, in illustrated boards, with faint age-toning to edges of cream boards; DJ, in mylar, shows foxing around the edges, plus mild rubbing to back panel; flaps are not clipped, but no original price is shown. ORIGINAL ARTWORK and SIGNED. An extremely collectible copy.

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        Three Stories - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Eurographica, Helsinki, Finland 1963 - A pristine Limited Numbered First Edition/First Printing in Very Fine/Very Fine condition. SIGNED and dated 1988, by author and Nobel Prize winner Doris Lessing directly on the title page. Blue dust-jacket over plain white cover; Three of Doris Lessing's short stories exploring the complexities of love in contemporary life. Included are To Room Nineteen; A Man and Two Women and Between Men; Contemporary Authors in Signed Limited Editions; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why - ABAA/ILAB]
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        IRAL. International Review of Applied Linguistics - Internationale Zeitschrift für Angewandte Linguistik in der Spracherziehung (KONVOLUT aus Bd./ Vols. 1 (1963) - 30 (1992)),

      Julius Groos Verlag 1963 - 1992. - je Band/ Jg. ca. 400 Seiten; each vol. 400 pages; Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel.). Der Buchzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; KOMPLETTPREIS für 30 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; Beiträge in DEUTSCHER, ENGLISCHER und teilweise in FRANZÖSISCHER Sprache! Sprache: de

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros]
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        Maritime Casualties 1963-1996

      U.K.: LLP Professional Publishing. Hardcover. 1859781101 741 pages. "Contains reports relating to all merchant and naval vessels of 500 tons gross and over reported to have been either totally lost or to have been declared constructive total losses due to all causes, including war losses, during the complete 34-year period from 1963 to 1996. Also included are those vessels between 100 grt and 499 grt where loss of life was reported to have exceeded 15 persons." - from Preface. Appendixes provide details of: Loss of life by year; War Total Losses; Largest vessels lost by year; Oil Tanker total losses; Bulk/Ore Carrier Total Losses; Largest Container Carrier Losses; Cruise Ship Total Losses; The Worst Passenger Ferry Disasters; Largest Tanker oil spills; Submarine Losses. Minimal library markings. Moderate wear. A sound reference copy. . Good. 1997. Second Edition.

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com]
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        Annuari (yearbooks) 1963/1966

      Subject: (Automobilismo). Torino, 1963/1966, 4to cart. editoriale, pp. 150 cad. circa completamente illustrate e di grande design. I quattro :

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA PIANI]
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        Where the Wild Things Are

      Harper & Row 1963 - First Edition, First Printing. A beautiful copy SIGNED by Maurice Sendak on a laid in signature. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is rich in color with light wear to the spine and edges. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning. The boards are crisp with slight wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. This copy has ALL the First Issue points as follows "There is NO award medal sticker on the front panel of the dust jacket, the front flap has the correct $3.50 printed price with the code 40-80 printed on the bottom flap, the lower corner of front flap is clipped as in all copies but the 1163 is present indicating that the book was published November 1963, the dust jacket front flap has the correct three paragraph blurbs about the book and the back flap of the dustjacket has three paragraph blurbs about the author, and the library congress number 63-21253 is printed on the title page." A superb copy SIGNED by the author. We buy Sendak First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Joy in the Morning

      New York: Harper & Row,, 1963. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. A little light spotting to endpapers and edges of text block, minor crease to title page from paper clip. An excellent copy in the lightly spotted jacket. First edition, first printing. A superb presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Josefina who is my dearest friend – who was my only and dearest friend [underlined] before I wrote 'A Tree Grows in Brooklyn' – Who gave me the title for 'Tree'. With all my love, Betty Smith. Sept 1963, Chapel Hill, N. Car." With an additional card loosely inserted on which the author has written, "dearest Jo – will answer your wonderful letter as soon as I get back. Have to be away until Oct 3rd – your letter was so [underlined] very right. Always love, Betty". the recipient was Josephina Niggli (1910–1983), one of the first Latina authors to have her work published by US presses. Born in Mexico, she moved to the US as a child and studied playwriting at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her first poetry collection, Mexican Silhouttes, appeared in 1931, and in 1945 she published her influential short story collection Mexican Village, which was the first literary work by a Mexican American to reach a general American audience.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Dr. Seuss's ABC

      New York: Beginner Books, Random House, Inc.,, 1963. Tall quarto. Original pictorial laminate boards, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. Colour illustrations throughout by Dr. Seuss. Lightly rubbed at extremities, ends of spine bumped. An excellent copy in the slightly rubbed and creased jacket with some nicks and short closed tears First edition, first impression. An attractive copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Joy in the Morning.

      New York: Harper & Row, 1963 - Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. A little light spotting to endpapers and edges of text block, minor crease to title page from paper clip. An excellent copy in the lightly spotted jacket. First edition, first printing. A superb presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Josefina who is my dearest friend – who was my only and dearest friend [underlined] before I wrote 'A Tree Grows in Brooklyn' – Who gave me the title for 'Tree'. With all my love, Betty Smith. Sept 1963, Chapel Hill, N. Car." With an additional card loosely inserted on which the author has written, "dearest Jo – will answer your wonderful letter as soon as I get back. Have to be away until Oct 3rd – your letter was so [underlined] very right. Always love, Betty". the recipient was Josephina Niggli (1910–1983), one of the first Latina authors to have her work published by US presses. Born in Mexico, she moved to the US as a child and studied playwriting at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her first poetry collection, Mexican Silhouttes, appeared in 1931, and in 1945 she published her influential short story collection Mexican Village, which was the first literary work by a Mexican American to reach a general American audience. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Ability to Kill

      Bodley Head 1963 - First issue (one of about fifty copies to escape recall) with the essay on Dr. John Bodkin Adams. Inscribed, dated, and SIGNED by Eric Ambler on the title page. Fine volume in a mylar sleeved dust jacket which has light edge worn and perimeter toning, and lifting to the laminate along the front joint. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Trilby & Co. Books]
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        Strait-Jacket (Original screenplay for the 1964 film)

      Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1963. Revised Final Draft script for the 1964 film.& & A film that provokes many perspectives. With an original screenplay by Robert Bloch written just a few years after the success of "Psycho," and with lead actress Joan Crawford fresh off the success of "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?" B-horror ringmaster William Castle introduced the female axe-murderer to American culture with this psychotronic gem. In an alternative view, in his essential volume on post-1960s horror films, "Nightmare Movies," Kim Newman notes: "The most peculiar and surprisingly popular psycho trend of the 1960s was the aging-actress-as-monster movie. The sub-genre was inaugurated with Robert Aldrich's 'Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?' (1962), with Bette Davis and Joan Crawford as bloated caricatures of their former selves ... Crawford [blew] her reputation on William Castle and Herman Cohen in 'Strait-Jacket' (1964), 'I Saw What You Did' (1965), 'Berserk!' (1967), and 'Trog' (1970)."& & Red studio wrappers, noted as REVISED FINAL DRAFT on the front wrapper, marked production No. 8691, dated June 3, 1963. Title page present, dated June 3, 1963, noted as REVISED FINAL DRAFT, with credits for screnwriter Bloch. 149 leaves, mimeograph on eye-rest green stock. Pages about Fine, wrapper Near Fine bound with two gold brads.& & Newman, p. 123. Weldon (1983), p. 662.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        It Catches My Heart in Its Hands

      Loujohn Press, 1963-01-01. First Edition. Paperback. Good. Signed. New Orleans: Loujon Press, 1963. Stiff wraps. First Edition, First Printing, limited to 777 hand-printed copies, all of which were signed by the author. Signed and dated 5-16-63 by Charles Bukowski on the front flyleaf in silver marker. In Good+ condition, clean text, sound binding. Small stain to front dust cover, brown stains and chipping to the side edges of a six page leaves, as shown above. Light foxing to top edge of page block. Light sunning to edges, light edge wear, rubbing to folds. Comes in acetate protective sleeve, which has some tears and rubbing. Laid in is a leaflet from Jon & Louise Webb at Loujon Press, hand-printed with an update to the offer written in red pen on the front and back of the paper, likely either written by Jon or Louise. An extremely sought after copy of one of Bukowski's early published books, which was hand printed and limited to a mere 777 copies.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        POEMES MAJEURS. La NUIT OBSCURE. Le CANTIQUE SPIRITUEL. La VIVE FLAMME.

      - RARE ET BEL EXEMPLAIRE. POEMES EN ESPAGNOL AVEC TRADUCTION FRANCAISE. AUTEUR: SAINT JEAN DE LA CROIX. TRADUCTION DU PERE LUCIEN MARIE DE SAINT JOSEPH CARME DECHAUX. LITHOGRAPHIES ORIGINALES DE FRANCOIS CHAPUIS. TITRE: POEMES MAJEURS. La NUIT OBSCURE. Le CANTIQUE SPIRITUEL. La VIVE FLAMME. LIEU: EDITEUR, DATE: Beaux Livres Grands Amis, 1963. Tirage à 200 exemplaires sur Auvergne teinté du moulin Richard de Bas. Un des 150 exemplaires numérotés en chiffres romains pour les sociétaires de Beaux Livres Grands Amis. Il porte le N°XCI imprimé pour Raoul PRADEAU. COLLATION: 65 pages (complet) + volume non paginé contenant des allocutions de l'assemblée générale de Beaux Livres Grands Amis à l'occasion de l'anniversaire de la mort SAINT JEAN DE LA CROIX. FORMAT: In-folio (25.5 x 33 cm) RELIURE: 1 volume en demi-cuir (maroquin) à la bradel à bande. Dos lisse, estampé d'un décor un froid. Accompagné d'un volume en feuille contnant les allocutions prononcées à l'assemblée générale de Beaux Livres Grands Amis le 14 décembre 1963 (anniversaire de la mort de SAINT JEAN DE LA CROIX, sous une couverture papier illustrée d'une lithographie de Chapuis et une chemise rigide à rabat. Le tout réunis sous emboitage. ILLUSTRATIONS: 19 lithographies dont 17 apparaissant à pleine page en filigrane du texte et 2 sans texte. ETAT: Intérieur frais. Infimes frottements aux coiffes. Emboitage un peu frotté par endroits. BIOGRAPHIE & THEME: Juan de Yepes Álvarez, devenu Jean de la Croix en religion (en espagnol : Juan de la Cruz), né à Fontiveros en 1542 et mort au couvent d'Ubeda en 1591, est un saint et mystique espagnol. Il est souvent appelé le « Saint du Carmel ». (Wikipedia) POIDS: 2.290 Kg [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gribaudo Vandamme]
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        Bell Jar

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

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        Peintures en relief de Hans Erni *

      P. Cailler, Genève 25.3.1963. - Broché, couverture illustrée couleur. Nous ne trouvons pas de mots assez saillants pour commenter cet ouvrage, le tirage de luxe en particulier qui comporte un admirable petit nu au sucre, à croquer.A signaler que la justification de l'édition courante passe sous silence l'existence de celle de tête, donc de l'estampe jointe, un feuillet y étant rajouté en début nous informant que le dit tirage fut réservé aux amis de l'éditeur.Donc méconnu et de toute rareté. Édition originale. L'un des 50 exemplaires de tête numérotés avec estampe, outre 50 exemplaires de chapelle qui ne la possèdent pas.

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        V. A Novel.

      Philadelphia & New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1963 - Octavo. Original purple cloth, titles to spine in silver, V design to upper board in blind, yellow endpapers, black top-stain. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the very lightly rubbed jacket. First edition, first printing. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        V

      Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1963. Advance Reading Copy. Paperback. 492pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Gray printed wrappers. Very good. This printing preceded the trade first edition of this author's first book.

      [Bookseller: Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Planet of the Apes

      New York: The Vanguard Press, Inc., 1963. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 246 pp. Translated from the French by Xan Fielding. First printing of the first edition in English. Basis for the popular 1968 film and numerous sequels. An attractive copy of this classic of speculative fiction. Name, date, and place of residence of original owner on title page, else a beautiful very near Fine book in a Very Good dust jacket with the price blackened out, traces of edge wear and rubbing, a small area of discoloration on the rear panel, and a tear to the bottom of the front panel.

      [Bookseller: Evening Star Books]
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        PLANET OF THE APES

      The Vanguard Press 1963 - First US Edition, First Printing Near fine book with a stunning near fine unclipped dust jacket. Originally published in France, and later translated into English. The crisp book has black quarter cloth and grey paper boards, with bright unfaded orange titles to spine, and circles to front board. The book is in great condition, with sharp corners, and no edgewear. The binding is tight and square. The end papers are in perfect condition with no owner names, no bookplates, no bookstore stamps, and no inscriptions. The internal pages are crisp, clean, bright and flat with No stains, No writing, No age toning, No bent pages, No handling marks and No foxing. Bright unfaded orange top stain applied by publisher. Beautiful book, internally appearing as unread! Please see images. The dust jacket has strong vibrant colors and presents in near fine condition having benefited from some slight restoration to the spine tips by an expert paper conservator. The stunning dust jacket has no edgewear, no chips, no rips, no stains, no fading but very very slight to the red spine titles (the spine title still has alot of the red tones which is most unusual as this book is usually found with very faded spine titles), no rubbing and no foxing. The jacket is NOT price clipped and has a stated price of $4.50. The dust jacket is now protected in a new clear archival cover. Please see images. A very handsome example of the scarce classic sci-fi title. Presents beautifully on the shelf. ADDITIONAL IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Please see our abe store for additional Sci-Fi titles [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meier And Sons Rare Books]
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        The Collector

      London; Jonathan Cape; 1963 - First edition, first printing. The author's first novel. Some minor wear, but generally an exceptionally fine copy in near fine, marginally spine faded dustjacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A FRICTION OF LIGHTS

      Toronto: Contact Press, 1963 Grier, Eldon. A FRICTION OF LIGHTS. Toronto: Contact Press, 1963. First Edition of modernist Canadian artist and poet Eldon Grier's fifth book. A near fine copy in red cloth, (tiny bump to the lower corner of the front board) gilt titles to the spine in a bright, fresh near fine dustwrapper designed by Grier's wife, Sylvia Tait, showing some minor use. One of only 50 copies. Rarely seen in hardcover. The paperback edition of 200 copies was issued later & is considered a second printing. 8vo. 61 pp. Very Nice. [29734] $1250. 1st Edition.

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        Nash [Jørgen] og Thorsen [Jens Jørgen].

      Udg. af Galerie Jensen. Møntergade - Copenhagen 1963.. Primitiv litograferet publikation i s/h og farver i tværfol. 8 ark med tekst af bl.a. Nash Thorsen og H.P. Zimmer angående Drakabygget og situationisterne. Har været foldet på midten. Med brugsspor. Er uden oplagsangivelse, men er næppe trykt i mere end 50 - 100 ekspl

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        La Planete des Singes [The Planet of the Apes] (First French Edition, True First)

      Paris: Le Cercle du nouveau livre, 1963. First French Edition (and correct first), no. 935 of an unstated limitation. Published in the US in 1963 (Planet of the Apes) then in the UK in 1964 (Monkey Planet), and finally the basis for the imaginative and very successful 1968 film, Planet of the Apes, starring Charlton Heston and Roddy McDowall. The film was followed by four sequels and a string of television movies. A beautiful edition, quite scarce.& & About Fine and unread in green cloth stamped in blind, with gilt lettering and no dust jacket as issued.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        On Her Majesty's Secret Service

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1963. Octavo. Original japon-backed black cloth, titles to spine gilt, ski track decoration to front board in white, top edge gilt. Housed in a black half morocco bookform folding case. Colour frontispiece portrait of Ian Fleming by Amherst Villiers. A beautiful copy in fine condition. First edition, signed limited issue (Fleming's only signed limited edition); number 203 of 250 numbered copies issued in this attractive format and signed by Fleming on the limitation leaf.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Bell Jar

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

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        The Adventures of Tom Bombadil

      HOUGHTON MIFFLIN, BOSTON 1963 - Mylar cover. Corners slightly worn. Dust jacket. DATE PUBLISHED: 1963 EDITION: 64 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The White House Years - Mandate for Change, 1953-1956

      Doubleday 1963 - Excellent condition, inscribed from Ike to his Secretary of State, Christian Herter (53rd United States Secretary of State), 1963: "For Christian Herter with the warm regards of his friend Dwight Eisenhower 1963." With original storage sleeve. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Teckningarna till Svecia antiqua et hodierna.

      I-IV. Sthlm, 1963-70. 45,(3) + 61,(3) + 57,(3) + 56,(4) s. & plr. Fyra ngt nötta opappbd. Delvis ouppskurna. Del I och IV med Nordisk rotogravyrs stplr på frampärmens insida och titelbladet.. Text av Sigurd Wallin, Göran Axel-Nilsson, Nils Sundquist, Erik Andrén, Manne Hofrén och Harald Wideen. Tryckt hos Nordisk rotogravyr. Del I med teckningar från Stockholm, del II Uppland, del III Svealands återstod, Norrland och Åland och del IV Götaland och Finland. Sammanlagt avbildas 2420 teckningar i denna mycket välgjorda genomgång av det skiss- och teckningsmaterial på vilket Dahlbergs stora planschverk bygger. Verket är mycket ovanligt komplett

      [Bookseller: Mats Rehnström]
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        Poesia americana del '900 - introduzioni e note biobibliografiche a cura di Carlo Izzo

      Parma: Guanda, 1963 - An astonishingly substantial and important anthology of modern American poetry - from Emily Dickinson through the mid-20th century poets, including the Beats, furnished with encyclopedic bio-bibliographical notes by the editor. This copy belonged to Peter Viereck and is signed by him on the flyleaf; The other contributors have signed their poems as well: Denise Levertov, Robert Duncan, Louis Zukofsky, Leroi Jones, Gregory Coro. Donald Hall, Galway Kinnell, Allen Ginsberg, and Leonie Adams (AMERICAN POETRY) First edition. No. 4 in the publisher's series "Collana Felice". 8vo. lx, 1003 pp. English text with facing Italian translations. Originall pictorial white cloth prinbted in red and black. Covers somewhat stained, spine a bit darkened; internaqlly fine. Bookplate of Robert A. Wilsn [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Birds (Signed)

      U.S.: Universal, 1963. Autographed Lobby Card.. Very Fine.. (11" x 14") Autographed lobby card (number 2) signed by Tippi Hedren, who starred along with Rod Taylor, Suzanne Pleshette and Veronica Cartwright in the chilling 1963 Hitchcock classic.

      [Bookseller: Bloody Rare Books, LLC]
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        The Story of Civilization. SPLENDID SET WANTING TWO VOLUMES

      [Edito-Service, Geneva, 1963]. 30 vols., [of 32] 8vo., First Edition thus, on laid paper, with titles in red and black, numerous coloured and monochrome plates, and pictorial endpapers; green faux-morocco elaborately framed and blocked in gilt, black faux-morocco backs blocked and lettered in gilt, yellow silk markers, a fine set.The set comprises: Our Oriental Heritage (3 vols); The Life of Greece (3 vols); Caesar and Christ (3 vols); The Age of Faith (4 vols); The Renaissance (3 vols); The Reformation (3 vols); The Age of Reason Begins (3 vols); The Age of Louis XIV (3 vols); The Age of Voltaire (3 vols); Rousseau and Revolution (4 vols.).The missing volumes are: The Age of Louis XIV vol. 2 and Rousseau and Revolution Vol. 4.A SPLENDID NEAR-SET AND EXTREMELY SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION.

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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        FUCK YOU: A Magazine of the Arts - Number 5, Volume 3 (May 1963)

      New York: Fuck You Press, 1963. First edition. Wraps. Near Fine in Wraps. 4to. Side-stapled mimeo wraps. Minor edgewear. Faint crease to front cover. Else bright, clean and sound. Near fine. Well-above average example of this fragile production. One of the more uncommon issues of Sander's legendary journal of the Mimeo Revolution, printed "At a Secret Location on the Lower East Side." [Clay and Phillips pp. 166-68]. Cover by Sanders. Contributors include Peter Orlovsky, Carol Berge, Ray Bremser, Joel Oppenheimer, Jackson Mac Low, etc.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        SIGNED CHECK to the IRS

      1963. document. Usual cancellation marks, none affecting the signature. Fine. A check made out in Kerouac's hand to the Internal Revenue Service, in the amount of $300, drawn on the account of John L. Kerouac and his mother, Gabrielle Kerouac, at Security National Bank of Northport, NY, dated 11 April 1963 and numbered in ink by Kerouac as check #51. SIGNED as John L. Kerouac.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Ian Fleming: The Bibliography

      London, Queen Anne Press,, 2012. Preface by Fergus Fleming. Foreword by Michael L. Vanblaricum. Edited by Brad Frank. Quarto. Original quarter bound vellum with black boards, Fleming family crest to front cover and titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt (inspired by Fleming's own design for a limited edition of On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Cape, 1963). With the glassine dust jacket. Housed in a black cloth slipcase with Fleming family crest in gilt to front. With black and white illustrations throughout plus four suites of eight colour plates. A fine copy. First deluxe edition, first impression. Limited to 250 numbered copies signed by Gilbert. A comprehensive guide to the work of Ian Fleming, covering everything from the first draft of "Casino Royale" in 1952 to editions still in print today.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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