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        His Memoirs and His Speeches [on Record]

      Decca Record Company,, 1964. From 1918 to 1945. 12, 12 inch long playing records with original covers housed in the publisher's black slip case. With a catalogue of the speeches which includes many photographic illustrations. Very light shelf wear to box, otherwise very good. Churchill's memoirs and speeches complete on vinyl record.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Velocity of Light - Experimental Determination of the Velocity of Light. - Facsimile of Michelson's original handwritten journal [Signed Presentation copy from Michelson's daughter Dorothy Michelson Stevens to physicist Gerald Holton - Loosely inserted was a vintage photograph of Michelson in his Laboratory]

      [Minneapolis]: Honeywell Inc.. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Minor tear to front wrapper. This facsimile was a special gift from Michelson's daughter to Gerald Holton and comes with an original, vintage Photograph of Michelson in his Laboratory. . [Minneapolis], Honeywell Inc., no date [c. 1964]. 4°. 114 pages with illustrations. [including descriptive-text-leaflet from Honeywell] Original Softcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Minor tear to front wrapper. This facsimile was a special gift from Michelson's daughter to Gerald Holton and comes with an original, vintage Photograph of Michelson in his Laboratory. Albert Abraham Michelson (surname pronunciation anglicized as "Michael-son", December 19, 1852 ?- May 9, 1931) was an American physicist known for his work on the measurement of the speed of light and especially for the Michelson?-Morley experiment. In 1907 he received the Nobel Prize in Physics. He became the first American to receive the Nobel Prize in sciences.

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop]
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        Revue Toros [ 12 Années complètes reliées en 6 Volumes de 1964 à 1975 ] I : 1964-1965 ; II : 1966-1967 ; III : 1968-1969 ; IV : 1970-1971 ; V : 1972-1973 ; VI : 1974-1975

      Revue Toros, E. Barnier 1964 - 6 vol. in-4 reliure pleine toile grise, couvertures conservées, Revue Toros, E. Barnier, Nîmes, 1964-1975, du numéro 736 de Noël 1963 - Janvier 1964 au numéro 1018 du 21 décembre 1975 Bel ensemble parfaitement relié, en parfait état. Prix du lot. Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal]
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        Picasso Picasso. 60 ans de gravures

      Paris: Berggruen, 1964. Original color linocut for the cover of the Berggruen catalogue. 220 x 115 image size. Catalogue is complete. The linocut dates to 1959 . From the collection of the famous Picasso collector, Stanley J. Seeger. Small spots on cover. Picasso Project, L-087; Cramer, 123; Baer, 1267; Bloch, 949. In protective mylar cover.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        THE VIRTUE OF SELFISHNESS: A NEW CONCEPT OF EGOISM (INSCRIBED)

      - New York: New American Library, 1964. A fine copy in blue cloth with dark blue spine lettering in a fine pictorial dustwrapper. In a series of articles, supplemented by five from her partner, Nathan Branden, Rand explains her famous philosophy of Objectivism, which focuses on the importance of egoism, the evil of self-sacrifice, and the incompatibility of altruism with man's nature. Rand's controversial ideas reached worldwide attention in Atlas Shrugged and The Fountainhead. The Author has inscribed the book ¿To Ken¿ Ayn Rand¿ on the Title Page. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Crawford Doyle Booksellers]
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        Signed twice! Ayn Rand agrees to be on a television talk show to discuss ?The Modern Man? with Erich Fromm and Ashley Montagu

      New York, September 23, 1964. 8.5" x 11". "Partly Printed Document Signed ?Ayn Rand? and ?in full / AR,? 1p, 8.5? x 11?. New York, September 23, 1964. Fine condition.A contract between Ayn Rand and Metropolitan Broadcasting ?" a Division of Metromedia, New York City. In part, ?1) I hereby agree to your pre-recording my appearance and/or participation in your television program entitled: Title: UNDER DISCUSSION Subject: ?The Modern Man? (Air Date): September 27, 1964 (Tape Date): September 23, 1964.?2) I hereby agree that you are the sole owner of all rights in and to said program, and the recordings thereof, for all purposes absolutely, including the right to telecast the programs or recordings? - here Ayn Rand has added ?in / full,? drawn a circle around it, and initialed ?AR ?" ?one or more times over any of your owned or affiliated stations or any stations licensed by you one or more times on a commercial and/or sustaining basis...?On Sunday evening, September 27, 1964, at 9:30 PM, on WNEW Channel 5, Metromedia?s New York City affiliate, the 90 minute program titled ?Under Discussion: ?Modern Man?? was televised. The guests were ?Erich Fromm, psychiatrist; Ashley Montagu, anthropologist; August Heckscher, Ayn Rand and Paul Goodman, authors.?"

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Stierstädter Gartenbuch. Mit Gedichten von Dieter Hoffmann.

      (Stierstadt), Eremiten-Presse, 1964,. 8vo. Mit 16 farb. Maschinenmalereien u. 13 farb. OPflanzendr. v. Horst Antes. 18 nn. Bl. OBrosch. m. farbiger Deckelillustr. Blockbuchbindung.. Eines von 300 numer., vom Künstler u. Verfasser sign. Ex. - Passgänge. Literarisch-graphische Reihe, Band III. - Vorderdeckel geringfügig verblaßt. Frisches Ex.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal]
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        Luxembourg ; Paysages du Grand-Duche

      Saint-Paul S A, 1964. Hardcover. Used; Good. Hardcover; Mixed language; No jacket; 4to - over 9.75" - 12" tall; text in English/French/German; corners lightly rubbed; gift inscription inside cover. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        A Single Man (Double Signed)

      Simon and Schuster 1964 - First American edition, second printing; a super association copy, signed and inscribed to the title page by Christopher Isherwood, and to the rear flap by portrait artist Don Bachardy (Isherwood’s life partner, and artist of the author portrait to the rear panel). Isherwood’s inscription reads: ‘For Jay, with my best wishes – Christopher Isherwood’; Bachardy’s inscription reads: ‘To Jay from Don Bachardy 21 October 1975’. ‘Jay’ is understood to be the writer Jay Presson Allen, who three years previously had written the screenplay for the film of ‘Caberet’, which of course is based on Isherwood’s Berlin stories. There is also the ownership signature of author Joseph Hayes to the head of the ffep, dated 1969. Fine: firm and square binding in sharp black cloth-covered boards; faded publisher’s topstain; very crisp and clean. The unclipped dustwrapper is Very Good: bright and crisp; rubbed and lightly worn to the spine tips with a tiny chip to the head; a little sunning to the spine and a touch of toning to the rear panel; presented in a removable, archival-quality Brodart protective cover. A special copy. All orders are sent very carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bradhurst Fine Editions Ltd.]
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        Atelier à la selette (Studio with the turntable). Radierung. Dezember 1964.

      - 35,3 : 25,2 cm auf Arches 38 : 28,5 cm. Lust 71. - Eines von 380 nummerierten Exemplaren als 20. Neujahrsgabe der Galerie Beyeler, Basel. Ex. 15 „für Theo Ballmer" in Original-Passepartoutmappe montiert. - Es wurden ferner 70 Exemplare abgezogen, davon 55 für den Handel (ebenfalls unsigniert) und 15 signiert.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        [Print]: Take It Easy But Take It!

      Print or broadside. Approximately 14" x 19". Slate print, printed in silver-white on black textured rag paper. A little creasing at the corners of the textured paper, slight remnants from mounting on rear, else near fine. Number 17 of 500 copies Signed by the artist and dated in 1964. Additionally Inscribed in the wide lower margin: "Dear Dave - The Middlefield Show is a success - financially & publicity-wise. Thanks for your help. Bill Kent. Oct. 1964." The image depicts a faux-classical couple: he with a long beard and a tail, in a priapic state of arousal, reaching underneath the long skirt of a woman dangling a cat-like animal from one hand. Kent was a critically acclaimed artist in the 1960s. He exhibited at the 1966 Whitney Biennial, and apparently drew some comparisons to Andy Warhol. However, the scandal created by his 1965 exhibition of slate prints, "Sex and Violence, Or Patriotic Prints," which caused him to lose his job as a curator, combined with his irascible character and contempt for the commercial art world, led him to leave the city to follow an ascetic path. He pursued the construction of monumental wood sculptures which have been compared to Brancusi, but he is now largely, but unjustifiably, forgotten. This print displays a sly and engaging pop aesthetic. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Das Gesicht Hamburgs. 80 Original-Holzschnitte von Frans Masereel. Einleitung Hans Bütow. ( Von Masereel signiertes und nummeriertes Exemplar - Widmungsexemplar des Verlegers )

      Hamburg, Asmus, 1964.. ( Hier das Exemplar Nr. 430 einer Auflage von 850 nummerierten Exemplaren. Vom Künstler im Druckvermerk signiert. Auf dem Vorsatzblatt mit eigenhändiger 5-zeiliger Widmung des Verleges Johannes Asmus vom 30.9. (19)64 ).Mit 4, 40, 2 n.n. Blättern. Mit 80 Original-Holzschnitten Masereels. Auf Büttenpapier gedruckt, OKarton im OPappschuber, Groß8° ( 24,5 x 18,5 cm ). Der Schuber etwas fleckig und angestaubt und zur Oberkante hin angeplatzt, der Einband am Einbandrücken leicht lichtrandig, gering fleckig - sonst von guter Erhaltung, Blätter teils unaufgeschnitten ( Gewicht 700 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        From Doon with Death

      London: John Long,, 1964. Octavo. Publisher's green cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the pictorial dust jacket. Contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper. Spine rolled, light dampstaining to edges of boards, spotting to edges of text block, endpapers and a few margins. A very good copy in a price-clipped jacket with a few minor nicks, one short closed tear to spine panel and some surface loss to spine and rear panels. First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. From Doon with Death was Rendell's first novel.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        William Klein: Tokyo

      New York: Crown Publishers, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good condition, top edge is slightly dirty/very good condition with light wear, now in a brodart cover. Klein's book on Tokyo, with stunning B&W reproductions. First US Edition. Very good condition, light wear to jacket which is in a brodart cover First US Edition

      [Bookseller: david morrison books]
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        Ode to a Highflying Bird

      London; Beat Publications. 1964., 1964. FIRST EDITION. Original white paper-covered boards, printed in black. 12mo. With colour illustrations. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Shows some handling, and a little edgewear. Very good. Housed in a protective buckram case, titled in gilt to spine. A decent copy of a particularly elusive book. (not to be confused with the 1991 facsmile which was issued in a CD boxset, identical to this first edition but for the imprint amended from 'Beat' to 'UFO'). Rolling Stones' drummer and Jazz afficianado Charlie Watts' charming tribute to his hero, saxophonist Charlie 'Yardbird' Parker, which takes the form of an illustrated poem.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Unnatural Causes.

      Faber and Faber, London 1964 - First edition of the author's third book. Octavo, original green cloth. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page with a transcription as follows, "The corpse without hands lay in the bottom of a small dinghy drifting just within sight of the Suffolk coast ." Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. The third book in the classic Adam Dalgliesh mystery series, Unnatural Causes is another must-read page-turner from bestselling author P.D. James, "the reigning mistress of murder" (Time). Unnatural Causes inspired Cosmopolitan to fervently hope, "if we're lucky, there will always be an England and there will always be a P.D. James." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        KOREAN OLYMPIC WEIGHTLIFTING [Cover Title]

      np, [ca. 1964]. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 4to. 14 ring hardcover binder measuring approximately 12" x 10". 13 pages containing 64 original black and white photographs. 55 snapshots, most 4.5" x 3.5", though many cut smaller; 8 in 8" x 10" format, 7 of which feature the same subject. Several ephemeral articles and clippings also present. Binder awkwardly rebacked with tape at spine and bearing a title hand written in thick black marker to the front cover. Photographs mounted to black adhesive pages, covered in clear plastic sheet overlays. All contents very good+ or better. Photo scrapbook belonging to John A. England of Lenexa, Kansas. The album records his coaching of the Korean national weightlifting team, including competitions at the 1962 Asian Games (held in Jakarta) and the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Dozens of clear snapshots show athletes in training. Ephemera consists of articles, clippings, a First Day Cover cachet from the '62 games, a program from a 1963 weightlifting competition, and a TLS of thanks to England from Byung Sook Suh, President of the Korean Weightlifting Association. Most striking is a series of six different 8" x 10" enlargements showing a buff, young Korean lifter in many classic bodybuilding poses (right). A stirring collection of the male physique.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Reminiscences: General of the Army. Signed Limited Edition

      McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc., New York 1964 - Special limited edition, number 1358 of 1750 copies signed by MacArthur on a page at the front. This is not the later special edition of 1000 copies signed by his wife, but is one of the ones that the General signed in the hospital before his death in 1964. Light tan cloth printed in gilt, green and stamped in blind, 438 pages, illustrated with photos in both black and white and color, light brown slipcase with wraparound tan label. The book has a very very slightly sunned spine, good hinges, firm text block, very clean pages with no other names or markings (probably never read). The slipcase has some very light age-related scuffs, structurally sound, very good overall. Signed by the Author [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Resource Books, LLC]
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        In His Own Write

      Jonathan Cape, London. 1964., 1964. FIRST EDITION. 140mm x 180mm, pp. 78 (+ i). Author's debut volume of poetry with SIGNED INSCRIPTION to the copyright page 'Love from / John Lennon'. A quirky collection of drawings and writings by this icon of the Twentieth Century. Very light wear, minor lean to spine. With ownership details of the original recipient to the pastedown, the book is also accompanied by her Official Beatles Fan Club membership card and a TLS to her from the General Manager of Odeon Theatre Leeds, where the autograph was obtained on Thursday 22nd October 1964. The Beatles performed two concerts at the venue that day as part of their autumn tour of the UK. Oxford Companion to Literature p.75. Book Collector No.287 (p32-62) 'The Sixties'. Provenance: Ex Bonhams International.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Hommage à Georges Braque par P.A. Benoit, Roger Bissière, Brassaï, Jean Cassou, Marc Chagall, René Char, André Chastel, Eduardo Chillida, Douglas Cooper, Jacques Dupin, Frank Elgar, Stanislas Fumet, Alberto Giacometti, Jean Grenier, Martin Heidegger, Marcel Jouhandeau, Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Mariette Lachaud, Claude Laurens, Jean Leymarie, Joan Miró, Pierre Pallut, Jean Paulhan, Saint-John Perse, Pablo Picasso, Gaétan Picon, Francis Ponge, Jacques Prévert, Man Ray, Pierre Reverdy, Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes, Maurice Routhier, Georges Salles, Pierre Tal-Coat, Antoine Tudal, Raoul Ubac, André Verdet, Christian Zervos.

      Maeght éditeur., Paris. 1964 - Paris. Maeght éditeur. 1964. Folio. 85 S. Mit 5 Originallithographien und Abbildungen. Lose in Originalumschlag. Mit je 1 einer farbigen Originallithographie von Juan Miró (Cramer 87), Pierre Tal-Coat, Raoul Ubac, Pierre Pallut und 1 s/w. Originallithographie von Pablo Picasso (Cramer 124, Bloch 1847). Mit 9 (4 doppelblattgrossen) farbigen Reproduktionen von George Braque, 2 farbigen Reproduktionen von Alberto Giacometti und Roger Bissière, 1 s/w. Reproduktion von Marc Chagall, 1 doppelblattgrossen s/w. Reproduktion von Edurdo Chillida und 9 s/w. Porträtfotografien von Man Ray, Brassaï (2), Routhier und Mariette Lachaud (5). - Sauberes Exemplar. Sprache: Französisch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Hommage a Georges Braque. Derriere le Miroir 144, 145, 146

      Paris: Maeght, 1964. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. Folio. Loose leaves in illustrated paper portfolio. With 4 original color lithographs by Miro, Tal-Coat, Ubac and Pallut and 1 original double-page black and white lithograph by Pablo Picasso. Color reproductions of the work of George Braque, Giacometti and Bissiere, 1 black & white illustration of Chagall. Photographs of Braque by Man Ray, Brassai, Routhier and Mariette Lachaud. No marks or inscriptions, contents are clean and fresh. Light crease to upper corner of front cover, 15 mm. closed tear to rear side of cover. Additional photographs on request. Google 'Ceebe100' to watch a video of this book. .

      [Bookseller: Concept Books]
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        A CONFEDERATE GENERAL FROM BIG SUR - REVIEW COPY

      Grove Press, New York 1964 - First Printing, a review copy, with the publisher's typed slip laid in. Octavo; dark blue cloth, with titles stamped in silver on spine; dustjacket; 159pp, [1]. Tight, Fine copy in a very Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $3.95), with subtle toning to spine and extremities. The author's first novel, written from 1962-63 when he was 28 years old. The book was published in 1965, sold less than 1,000 copies before going out of print and was promptly forgotten. It has since been re-issued and hailed as a cult classic. Particularly desirable as an advance. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Captain Ahab's Rare Books]
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        A Hard Day's Night (Original still photograph from the 1964 film)

      London and New York: Proscenium Films / United Artists, 1964. Vintage black-and-white single weight studio still photograph from the US release of the 1964 British film. A candid shot in which all four Beatles are having their hair done by four uniformly dressed female hairdressers. 8 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Fine.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Hommage a Georges Braque par P.A. Benoit, Roger Bissiere, Brassai, Jean Cassou, Marc Chagall, Rene Char, Andre Chastel, Eduardo Chillida, Douglas Cooper, Jacques Dupin, Frank Elgar, Stanislas Fumet, Alberto Giacometti, Jean Grenier, Martin Heidegger, Marcel Jouhandeau, Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Mariette Lachaud, Claude Laurens, Jean Leymarie, Joan Miro, Pierre Pallut, Jean Paulhan, Saint-John Perse, Pablo Picasso, Gaetan Picon, Francis Ponge, Jacques Prevert, Man Ray, Pierre Reverdy, Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes, Maurice Routhier, Georges Salles, Pierre Tal-Coat, Antoine Tudal, Raoul Ubac, Andre Verdet, Christian Zervos.

      Paris. Maeght editeur. 1964.. Folio. 85 S. Mit 5 Originallithographien und Abbildungen. Lose in Originalumschlag.. Mit je 1 einer farbigen Originallithographie von Juan Miro (Cramer 87), Pierre Tal-Coat, Raoul Ubac, Pierre Pallut und 1 s/w. Originallithographie von Pablo Picasso (Cramer 124, Bloch 1847). Mit 9 (4 doppelblattgrossen) farbigen Reproduktionen von George Braque, 2 farbigen Reproduktionen von Alberto Giacometti und Roger Bissiere, 1 s/w. Reproduktion von Marc Chagall, 1 doppelblattgrossen s/w. Reproduktion von Edurdo Chillida und 9 s/w. Porträtfotografien von Man Ray, Brassai (2), Routhier und Mariette Lachaud (5). - Sauberes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Daniel Thierstein]
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        A Beatles dress worn by a programme seller at the World Premiere of A Hard Day's Night, London Pavilion, 6 July

      1964. White linen dress printed with turquoise and black, featuring portraits of the four Beatles above their facsimile signatures and a musical stave with the title lyrics from "I Wanna Hold Your Hand". Signed across the front in blue ink by each of The Beatles: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, and by their manager Brian Epstein. The premiere of the Beatles debut film A Hard Day's Night was attended by the Beatles and their wives, as well as guests of honour Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon. The premiere was a charity event and the film was shown in aid of the Variety Club Heart Fund and the Dockland Settlements Charity, an organisation which established and ran youth clubs and community centres for the residents of the more deprived areas in the East End of London. This dress was one of a very few items of clothing provided to the 12 teenage programme sellers, including Philippa Whitaker who has written an accompanying letter informing how she was given the dress and subsequently got it signed at the reception later that evening by the Beatles. Together with a photograph of Philippa wearing the dress.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

      - DAHL,ROALD. CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. NY: Alfred Knopf (1964). 8vo, red cloth blind stamped on cover, [162]p, Fine in VG dust wrapper with a few closed margin tears and creases. 1st edition, 1st printing (correct colophon and no isbn #). Illustrated in black & white by Joseph Schindelman. Later copies have the same original published price but have the ISBN # on rear cover amongst other indicators that they are not first, thus proving that the price is not the determinant of edition. Even later editions change the nature of the Oompa-Loompas who are portrayed as stereotypical Blacks in the first edition. LAID-IN IS A BLACK AND WHITE GLOSSY PHOTO OF DAHL INSCRIBED BY DAHL (6 1/2 x 8"). This is a nice copy made more special with the photo. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

      Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1964. First Edition / First Printing / Second State. Dated 1964 with no additional printings. Five lines of text at the colophon. No ISBN at rear panel. Red cloth boards. First state jacket priced at $3.95. Book Condition: Very Good+, tight spine, clean boards. Clean pages, light spots at the page edges. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, shelf wear, light chipping, age toning. Light spots, short tears. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        Au temps de Paris

      Pierre de Tartas 1964 - Un volume in-folio (40,5 cm x 30,5 cm), 108 pp. Quatorze illustrations de Carzou-Commère-Foujita-Goerg-Jansem-Kischka-Kikoïne-Mac-Avoy-Savin-Van den Bussche-Van Dongen-Verdier-A.Dunoyer de Segonzac. Un des 180 exemplaires numérotés sur grand vélin de Lana comportant l'état définitif des illustrations. Notre exemplaire est signé par Commère, Steinlen et Jansem.En feuilles sous couverture illustrée et emboîtage toilé rouge de l'éditeur. Magnifiques illustrations des artistes de l'époque. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Liz

      Toronto: Morris International Gallery, 1964. OFFSET COLOR LITHOGRAPH on cream wove paper. From a publicity photograph of Elizabeth Taylor, c.1960. Size: 555x555 mm; 21.75x21.75 in. Published by the Morris International Gallery, Toronto, 1964, in conjunction with a 1965 Warhol exhibition. Small closed tear in one margin, otherwise fine. Fine.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        Report Of Of The Warren Commission On The Assassination Of President Kennedy; Plus Signed Document

      New York London Toronto: McGraw-Hill Book Company. Near Fine. 1964. First Edition; Signed by Notable Personage, Related. 1/4 Cloth. The authoritative edition of the Warren Commission Report in close to Near Fine condition, minor soiling to page edges, boards slightly rubbed. Includes letter on Presidential Letterhead in Fine condition, horizontal fold. Both book and letter are SIGNED and dated by President Gerald R. Ford 11/15/00; This completely authoritative edition of the Warren Commission Report includes, unlike any other mass-distributed paperback edition, all the text and every single one of the vitally important Commission Exhibits necessary to an understanding of the Report. The short letter, by President Gerald R. Ford, details the two conclusions of the Warren Commission--namely, Lee Harvey Oswald was the lone assassin and there was no conspiracy--and asserting his continued belief in said conclusions. President Lyndon B. Johnson appointed Ford to the Warren Commission in late 1963 .

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        James Bond. A Report

      London: Neville Spearman, Holland Press 1964, 1964. FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED by the author to a leading authority on the literary James Bond. Octavo, pp.160. Original hardcovers in Chopping-style dustwrapper. Bookseller ticket to pastedown. A fine copy but for a little dustiness to the rear panel. Signed copies such as this are scarce. A former book illustrator, and intelligence operative in Russia, Oswald Frederick Snelling was a highly-regarded member of the antiquarian book trade, serving as the Chief Clerk for London's Hodgson's and then Sotheby's Rare Book Department where he befriended the book collector Ian Fleming and assisted him in research for the James Bond novels. Snelling is best known for his 1964 analysis of the James Bond books, 'Double O Seven, James Bond, A Report', the earliest serious study of the James Bond phenomena. GILBERT, Jon. Ian Fleming: The Bibliography

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Vision: A Biography of Harry Friedenwald

      Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia, PA 1964 - dj w/unclipped price; small spot on flyleaf from price removal; 469 clean, unmarked pages; 1st printing Size: 8 vo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Richard Nixon shakes hands and inscribes and signs a photograph with ???best personal regards??? to prominent New York Jewish leader, Judge Louis B. Heller

      n.p., c. 1964. 8" x 10". "Photograph Signed ???To Louis B. Heller / with best personal regards / from / Dick Nixon.??? Adequate contrast. Black & white, 8??? x 10???. Information form stamped on verso, filled out and signed by the photographer. Minor flaws. Fine condition. First Generation photograph, probably unpublished. Information on verso handwritten and signed by photographer ???Jay Sharp.??? In full, ???Annual Dinner Brooklyn Bar Association / Hotel St George / Dec. 2,1964 / Former Vice President of the United States,/ Richard K. [sic] Nixon / The Honorable Louis B. Heller.??? Prominent Jewish leader Louis Benjamin Heller (1905-1993) had represented Brooklyn in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1949 until he resigned in 1954 when he was appointed an Associate Justice of the Court of Special Sessions of New York City. He served until 1958 when he was elected a Justice of the City Court of the City of New York (1958-1966), and later Judge of the Supreme Court of the State of New York (1966-1977). A month before Nixon posed with Heller for this photograph at the Annual Dinner of thbe Brooklyn Bar Association, the Republican Party had suffered its worst presidential defeat since FDR beat Alf Landon in 1936 with 60.8% of the popular vote and 98.5% of the electoral vote. On November 3, 1964, LBJ had defeated Republican Barry Goldwater with 61.1% of the popular vote and 90.3% of the electoral vote. Richard Nixon was setting his eyes on the 1968 presidential election. Politics came first, ahead of personal prejudices later revealed in the Watergate tapes:In a June 13, 1973, conversation with secretary Rose Mary Woods, Nixon discussed the entertainment at an upcoming event, listing entertainers Johnny Mann and Debbie Reynolds, then Nixon asks about Danny Kaye, ???and not because of his ideology.??? Woods replies, ???Well they were going to try to get him but?????? Nixon interrupts, asking ???He???s Jewish???? Woods ignores him, continuing, ???I don???t know what happened whether?????? Nixon interjects again: ???He???s Jewish.??? Woods explains, ???They had to check him out with the Russians.???In an April 19,1973, conversation with Henry Kissinger, who is Jewish, about an upcoming U.S.-Soviet summit, to which Nixon thought Jewish groups might object, Nixon said, ???Let me say, Henry, it???s gonna be the worst thing that happened to Jews in American history. If they torpedo this summit ??? and it might go down for other reasons ??? I???m gonna put the blame on them, and I???m going to do it publicly at 9 o???clock at night before 80 million people.??? (???I agree completely,??? Kissinger responded. ???They brought it on themselves.???) Nixon continued: ???I won???t mind one g-ddamn but to have a little anti-Semitism if it???s on that issue. They put the Jewish interest above America???s interest and it???s about g-ddamn time that the Jew in America realizes he???s an American first and a Jew second.â? From the Collection of Louis B. Heller."

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        Samothrace. Excavations Conducted by the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. Volume 1, Volume 2(parts 1 and 2) Volume 3 (2 text volumes and 1 plate volume) Volume 4 (part 1 and part 2). 8 'volumes' in total.

      London; Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1959-1964. - 1st editions. 12" x 9". xiv + 148pp. xiii + 163pp + 29 plates + map. 154pp + 13 plates. xxxv + 387pp, illustrated + 2 foldg plates. xv + 304pp, illustrated + foldg plates. vi + 116 plates some foldg. xvi + 186pp + 20 plates some foldg. xvi + 263pp + 42 plates some foldg. Foxing to fore edge, else, very good hardbacks in slightly discoloured/faded else, very good protected dustwrappers.

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        Tree and Leaf, Signed By J.R.R. Tolkien

      London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1964. 1st Edition, Hobbits, Lord of the Rings. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Signed by Author. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Tree and Leaf by J.R.R. Tolkien. Originally published in 1964 by George Allen & Unwin Ltd. This is a 3rd impression, published in 1968. This copy has an original J.R.R. Tolkien cut signature glued to the front free endpaper. A beautiful example of his flowing signature, no doubts to it's authenticity. It is also one of the early printings that have the 'stamped' signature to the title page, which can be favorably compared to the real one. A Near Fine book in a Very Good price-clipped dustjacket, showing bit of fading to the spine and extremities, with a chip out of the top back panel, a closed tear at the lower front spine fold area. No foxing, has a small neat gift inscription to first blank page. Clean and tight. Contains 'On Fairy-Stories', and 'Leaf by Niggle'. Digital photo's available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed/Numbered/Limited Editions. Near Fine / Very Good.

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        ORIGINAL AND PRELIMINARY ILLUSTRATIONS FOR "THE PEDESTRIAN

      N.p. : S.i., [1964]. Two original illustrations, rendered in pen & ink and gouache on paper, measuring 7 7/8" x 6 1/8" and 8" x 6" respectively. Light wear to extremities, several old tape marks to verso; Near Fine, showing no discernable flaws to image area. Variant illustration tastefully and archivally matted. Offered together with a Fine First Edition of William F. Nolan's Nolan On Bradbury: Sixty Years of Writing about the Master of Science Fiction (Hippocampus Press, 2013). Original (variant) and preliminary illustration created by Mugnaini for the limited edition chapbook of Bradbury's classic tale The Pedestrian, published by Roy Squires in 1964 (280 copies). Undoubtedly Mugnaini's original concept for the chapbook's interior illustration, evidenced by a preliminary sketch which was also preserved by Bradbury. Differing in mood from his illustration of the story in The Golden Apples of the Sun, here Mugnaini creates a more suitable landscape for Bradbury's brief glimpse into a bleak dystopian future. Unknown until their inclusion in Bradbury: An Illustrated Life (2002), both drawings remained in the author's personal collection for the rest of his life. Nearly 50 years later, William F. Nolan chose the variant illustration as the cover art for his book Nolan On Bradbury, a homage to his life-long friend and colleague. The Pedestrian, originally published in The Reporter magazine in 1951, is one of Bradbury's most enduring stories. He chose it as the one representational example of his work to be included in Timeless Stories of Today and Tomorrow (Bantam Books, 1952), for which he served as editor. In subsequent years it has been reprinted in numerous genre anthologies, digests and magazines. Clearly one of Bradbury's personal favorites, he would adapt it for the stage (The Pedestrian - A Fantasy in One Act. Samuel French, 1966) and later for television (The Ray Bradbury Theatre in 1989). Perhaps the reason the story still resonates with readers is best explained by Bradbury in his introduction to his collection Bradbury Stories: 100 of His Most Celebrated Tales (2005): "The Pedestrian was a precursor to Fahrenheit 451...a few months later I took that pedestrian for a walk in the night, had him turn a corner and meet a young girl named Clarisse McClellan. Nine days later, Fahrenheit 451 was born as a short novella called The Fireman." Provenance: From the Estate of Ray Bradbury and the author's personal collection.

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        Ian Fleming

      Westerham Press, Privately Printed 1964, 1964. An address given at the memorial for Ian Fleming. The limited hardcover copy, housed in a custom-made cloth case lettered in gilt to the spine. Slim octavo, printed title label to upper in original glassine jacket. A lovely fine copy in fresh wrapper. This version in hardcovers is particularly scarce, consisting of just 50 copies. An uncommon piece of 'Bondiana', attractively presented. Gilbert. Ian Fleming The Bibliography, p.596.

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        Shanghai Bowuguan cang Qingtongqi (Bronzes in the Shanghai Museum).,

      Shanghai, Shanghai Renmin Meishu Chubanshe, 1964 - 365 x 330 cm. Leinen mit Schutzumschlag im originalen Schuber mit Buchtitel in Blindprägung. Mit 100 farbigen Abbildungen von Bronzen. Stammt aus dem Besitzes des Sinologen Prof. Chang Tsung-tung. Umschlag mit Randeinrissen, Vorwort mit Markierungen, Schuber mit Rissen, insgesamt noch gutes Exemplar. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 5550 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        AMERICANS ON EVEREST: The Official Account of the Ascent Led by Norman G. Dyhrenfurth.

      AN EXCITING AND HEROIC ACCOUNT OF THE CLIMB TO MT. EVEREST Philadelphia [1964] - , Lippincott. Blue cloth, very good, 429pglossary, 2 app., 7 color, 67 b.w. photos, 16 x 24 cm., dj.,bright copy, SIGNED BY FOUR EXPEDITION MEMBERS, 3 SUMMITERS:Emerson, Prather, Whittaker; & Hornbein. TRUE FIRST EDITION Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

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        Document Signed by President LYNDON B. JOHNSON Appointing American Composer, Conductor, Teacher, and Pianist LEONARD BERNSTEIN to become a "Member of the Commission on Presidential Scholars"

      1964 - JOHNSON, LYNDON B. (1908-1973). 36th president of the United States. DS. ("Lyndon B. Johnson"), countersigned by Secretary of State DEAN RUSK (1909-1994) ("Dean Rusk"). 1p. Folio. Washington, May 23, 1964. The appointment of American composer, conductor, teacher, and pianist LEONARD BERNSTEIN (1918-1990) to become a "Member of the Commission on Presidential Scholars." In 1964, by executive order, President Johnson established the United States Presidential Scholars Program to foster excellence and to recognize outstanding high school seniors. The commission was comprised of university presidents and educators, author Katherine Anne Porter, and Leonard Bernstein, who was on a year-long sabbatical from the New York Philharmonic. Bernstein's national stature as a force in education grew out of his popular "Young People's Concerts" series begun in 1958, which set out to increase young people's interest in and enjoyment of music. Our appointment bears the blind-stamped paper Seal of the United States and is mounted onto a stiff sheet; a fine and uncommon association. * All our items are sent via Federal Express. Additional postage may be necessary. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        "No one ever knows everything about politics. There is always something new to be grasped and absorbed ?"

      Washington, DC, 1964 or 1968. 9" x 10.75". "Typed Statement Signed ""Lyndon B. Johnson"" as President, 1 page, 9"" x 10.75"". On pale green White House stationery. Washington, no date., but probably 1964 or 1968. No salutation or closing. Fine condition. In full, ""The Mock Political Convention offers a timely and valuable introduction to a fuller future participation in national life. No one ever knows everything about politics. There is always something new to be grasped and absorbed. And it is never too early to start. I admire the public spirit that prompts you to take part in this worthwhile activity. You will never regret it -- and the nation will benefit from the experience you gain."" Mock Political Conventions were held in the nation's universities and colleges - sometimes high schools - every spring of presidential election years, so this letter was most likely written in 1964 or 1968."

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