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        The Shiny Narrow Grin -by Jane Gaskell ( a Vampire Story )

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1964, 1st Edition, 1st Printing, 1964, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photo Cover-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a very attractive Very Good dustjacket, light wear, rear panel of jacket is largely white with text and has rubbing and light soiling, set in the early 1960's around the Mod world of teenagers and young adults, kinda like the Boot Boys meet a bloodsucker, a strangely compelling story, an incredibly rare vampire novel, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup]
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        One day after the Gulf of Tonkin Incident, Richard Nixon signs a letter thanking a publishing magnate for his compliments on his address at the 1964 Republican National Convention, and encloses a reprint of his Reader's Digest article on Vietnam: "Needed in Vietnam: The Will to Win"

      "Typed Document Signed ?Dick?, on his personal stationery, 1 page, 7.25? x 10.5?. New York, August 3, 1964 to James S. Copley, founder of the Copley Press concerning his recent speech at the 1964 Republican National Convention as well as his thoughts concerning the ""The Will to Win"" in Vietnam. Expected folds, else fine condition. Nixon writes, ""I want you to know how much I appreciated your writing as you did with regard to my speech at the Republican Convention. While I did not speak from a prepared text, I had some reprints made of the transcript in order to fill requests for copies, and I am enclosing one for your file."" Nixon adds in a postscript: ""In view of the fact that Vietnam will probably be one of the major issues in the up-coming campaign, I thought you might also be interested in a reprint of an article which appears in the August issue of Reader's Digest.""The letter is accompanied by Nixon's aforementioned enclosure: a reprint from the August, 1964 issue of Reader?s Digest, ""Needed in Vietnam: The Will to Win"" (8 pages, 5? x 7.5?). Nixon's critique of American policy in Southeast Asia came at a critical juncture. On August 2, 1964 the U.S.S. Maddox engaged three North Vietnamese torpedo boats in the Gulf of Tonkin. The attack resulted in the passage of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution with gave Lyndon Johnson the legal justification for deploying U.S. forces against North Vietnam. Nixon's 1964 address before the Republican National Convention appealed for unity within the G.O.P. Barry Goldwater's nomination in 1964 alienated many moderate Republicans, including most notably Nelson Rockefeller of New York and George Romney of Michigan. Conversely, Nixon, also considered a moderate within the party, actively supported Goldwater's campaign, going as far as securing Dwight D. Eisenhower's valuable endorsement for the Republican nominee. During the fall campaign, Nixon took a leave of absence from his lucrative New York law practice to barnstorm for Goldwater, spending five weeks travelling through thirty-six states. Nixon's support for Goldwater paid off (though not for the Arizona Senator who lost to Lyndon Johnson in one of the most lopsided presidential elections in American history). Soon after Lyndon Johnson's inauguration in January 1965, Goldwater publically praised Nixon's support, despite the fact that the two differed greatly on many policy issues. In 1968, Goldwater would return the favor, actively martialing conservative support behind Nixon's successful presidential bid."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Strange Relations.

      Victor Gollancz: London 1964 - Collects five stories including ''My Sister's Brother,'' a 1961 Hugo nominee. Page edges browning else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket but for one small green mark on front cover. First hardcover edition (& 1st printing). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: COLD TONNAGE BOOKS]
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        The Psychedelic Experience A Manual Based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead

      University Books, 1964, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket, SecondSecond edition. Inscribed by Leary: "To the Hoffman Archives, Timothy." Dated 11/11/96, approximately 6 months before his death. Clean, tight copy. Patterned endpapers, crisp, unmarked text. ; 9 X 5.90 X 1.10 inches; Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Books On The Boulevard]
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        Sometimes a Great Notion (First Printing in First State Jacket)

      The Viking Press, New York 1964 - First edition, first printing in first state jacket. The classic by the talented Oregonian is set in the timber country of the coastal Oregon mountains. This novel was later made into a movie starring Paul Newman and Henry Fonda. --- In light green cloth-covered boards with KK decoration in green and blue on cover; titling on spine also in green and blue and with green topstain. Jacket in black w/bold 'Ken Kesey' in green. Back of jacket features author portrait by Hank Krangler. --- Points for first state met: Viking ship on half title, Hank Krangler attribution on jacket, two-line back flap Kesey bio. --- With binder's blemish to front endpapers and shallow crease to the first few leaves; else a clean, bright, unmarked copy. Bright jacket with small chips and tears along edges, small holes at flap crease points and pea-sized section of outer jacket skin has been lost on author portrait. Dust jacket bears original $7.50 flap price and in removable archival mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 628 pages [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bluebird Books (RMABA, IOBA)]
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        Le desert rouge [Il deserto rosso, Red Desert] (French poster for the 1964 film)

      Rome: Film Duemila, 1964. French poster for the 1964 Italian film,"Il Deserto Rosso" (released in France as Le Desert Rouge, and in the US and UK as "Red Desert"), directed by Michelangelo Antonioni and starring Monica Vitti. Antonioni's first color film was the ambitious follow up to the trilogy that began with "La Avventura." While continuing the theme of dislocation in the modern world that pervaded his earlier work, "Red Desert" is soaked in reds and blues, making it a sharp contrast to the black and white films. "Affichette" size, 24 x 32 inches, folded, Near Fine.& & Criterion Collection 522.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Manuscript]: The Blind Doe and Her Faun

      1964 - Six drafts plus additional materials for an article that was written for and appeared in the May 5, 1964 issue of *The Saturday Evening Post*. The drafts are various formats (mostly typed) and lengths of pages, respectively 10, 15, 5, 11, 7, and 9 pages. Each of the drafts is edited and corrected, most of them fairly extensively. Apparently a true and autobiographical story, but with the names of the participants changed. While deer hunting the author encounters a blind doe and her fawn. He takes them in tow, and through his employer, the deer is shipped to a specially trained veterinarian for an eye operation. Accompanied by over 50 pages of typed "interrogatories," probably from an editor or fact checker in order to better understand the story, though possible by the author in order to understand his own process. The accompanying material includes two snapshots of the deer. Carousso was a public relations man for a brewery, and was a very prolific author in both non-fiction genres (especially sporting, hunting and fishing) and various genres of fiction including mysteries, horror, suspense, and outdoor adventure. His work appeared frequently in *The Saturday Evening Post* as well as in *Sports Illustrated, Outdoor Life, Dime Detective, Terror Tales, Alfred Hitchcock, Reader's Digest,* etc. Much of his work was anthologized. One of his stories, "The Weapon," was adapted for the screen by William Faulkner and Howard Hawks for their aborted WWII film, *Battle Cry.*

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Programme for the Holland Festival 1964.

      Amsterdam. n.d. [July 1964]. - Concert programme; 8vo; original paper wrappers. Inscribed by Britten, to the title page. In bold blue ink the composer has penned two bars of music which he identifies as being from his Cello Symphony. Britten has added an inscription above the quotation and signed his name beneath. The Cello Symphony was performed at the Festival, with Britten conducting Rostropovich. Britten dedicated the work to Rostropovich, who gave the work its premiere in Moscow with the composer and the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra on March 12, 1964. Musical quotations signed by Britten are scarce. Fine.

      [Bookseller: York Modern Books PBFA ABA]
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        GRAMMATICA. Rivista periodica diretta da Achille Perilli. Tutto il pubblicato

      Roma, 1964. broch. Ottimo (Fine). 4to. Tutto il pubblicato: n. 1 (novembre 1964), n. 2 (gennaio 1967), n. 3 (luglio 1969), n. 4 (luglio 1970), n. 5 (maggio 1976). Scritti di Antonio Porta, Gastone Novelli, Adriano Spatola, Giorgio Manganelli, Samuel Beckett, Achille Perilli, Frederick J. Kiesler, et al. Numerose illustrazioni e disegni, anche su pagine ripiegate, di Gastone Novelli, Tadeusz Kantor, Pierre Klossowski, Carlo Cego, Achille Perilli, Ettore Sordini, Lorenzo Taiuti, Carmen Morales, Paul Kleer, et al. [Maffei e Peterlini, 2005]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Nerve

      London: Michael Joseph, , 1964. Octavo. Original green boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Boards very slightly bowed but an excellent copy in the unusually fresh dust jacket. First edition, first impression. Francis's second novel. Not common in this condition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        NERVE

      London:: Michael Joseph. (1964). First edition. An uncorrected proof in tan wraps with the date "24 JAN 1964" stamped on front cover. The author's second mystery. Very good with spine rumpled (as often seen with these fragile, perfect-bound items), a few faint stains and the bottom front cover just a bit curled. Scarce.

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush]
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        Grammatica. n.1, novembre 1964

      Roma: Grammatica, 1964. broch. Ottimo (Fine). 4to. Primo numero della Rivista redatta da A. Giuliani, G. Manganelli, G. Novelli e A. Perilli. La rivista contiene un foglio più volte ripegato con una litografia di Novelli su un testo di Giuliani "Nel cieco spazio" (cm compl. 30 x 90); una litografia di Perilli su una poesia di Elio Pagliarani: "Come alla luna l'alone" (cm 30x84) ed una litografia di Scialoja: "Ripetizione 1964" (cm 30x60). La rivista inoltre comprende: una discussione tra Balestrini, Giuliani, Manganelli, Novelli, Pagliarani e Perilli ("La carne è l'uomo che crede al rapido consumo"), A. Porta, "Adagio con moto"; A. Spatola, "Catalogopoema"; G. Novelli, "Pittura procedente da segni"; A. Giuliani, "Chi l'avrebbe detto - Morte e amore"; N. Balestrini, "Primo Piano"; M. Ferretti, "Il Gazzarra", ed altri scritti. Disegni di F. Libertucci, M. Aste, C. Cego, L. Taiuti, P. Cotani, E. Tolve, F. Nonnis, G. Novak; sculture di A. e G. Pomodoro, A. Perilli, G. Novelli; musica di F. Evangelisti [Maffei e Peterlini, 2005]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Buch der Freunde.

      Rabe,, Zürich, 1964 - Zürich, Rabe, 1964. Fol. 190 + 2 S. OPp. im Schuber. EA. Mit beiliegender Originalzeichnung in Filzstift (DIN A4, mit Seidenhemdchen), monogrammiert HD und auf der Rückseite mit Nr. 107 versehen. - Zeichnung schlug a. V. durch, Ebd. etw. angestaubt, geringe Gbrsp. - Helen Dahm (1878-1968) hat 1954 als erste Frau den Kunstpreis der Stadt Zürich erhalten. Ihr künstlerischer Weg reicht von spätromantischen Anfängen über den Expressionismus - Umkreis "Blauer Reiter" - bis hin zur Abstraktion. 1953 wird ihr Werk durch eine umfangreiche Retrospektive im Helmhaus Zürich gewürdigt. Dadurch gelingt der ersehnte Durchbruch; 1954 nimmt Helen Dahm als erste Frau den Zürcher Kunstpreis entgegen, 1956 folgt der Auftrag für die Aussengestaltung der Friedhofskapelle Adliswil. Helen Dahm stirbt 1968 nach einem grossen Fest, das ihr das Dorf Oetwil zu ihrem 90. Geburtstag bereitet hat. (Zitat nach Helen Dahm Museum). Deutsch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        La Pendule Francaise Des Origines A Nos Jours [Three Volume Set in Slipcase]

      Tardy, Paris, 1964, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Third EditionSize: 4to. 3-volume set (complete). Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Three volumes in French. Color illustrated wraps, Ire Partie De l'Horloge Gothique a la Pendule Louis XV(1967); 2eme Partie Du Louis XVI a nos jours(1969); 3me Partie Provinces et Etranger(1964); extensively illustrated with over 1000 b & w photographs, a few color plates, Index at end of Vol. III. Volume I includes Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Louis XIV, Regency & Louis XV clocks all made in Paris; Volume II covers Louis XVI, Directoire, Empire, Charles X, Louis-Philippe & Napolean III clocks made in Paris; Volume III includes French provincial clocks & clocks made in Germany, England, Belgium, China, Denmark, Spain, USA, Japan, Bas Country, Sweden, Switzerland, Czechoslovakia and Turkey. Light toning around perimeter of wraps Vol. I & II, Volume II bumped at spine ends, Volume III top corner of wraps bumped/creased, approximately first 40-50 pages have small crease at top corner. In a slipcase which is in Good condition only, soiled, toned/discolored, slit at top and bottom edges of opening. This is a SET of books and will require extra shipping charges Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; French Language; Art & Design. Inventory No: 009565.

      [Bookseller: Dennis Holzman Antiques]
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        Revue d'Histoire Littéraire de la France. Collection complète des Tomes 64 à 87.

      1964 - Livre d'occasion 24 très forts volumes in-8, reliure d'édition en percaline marron, dos lisse, titre bordé de roulettes, millésime, fleuron dorés. Condition : L'ensemble est en reliure homogène et en très bonne condition. 36000g. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Trait d'Union sarl.]
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        Francis Bacon

      Thames and Hudson, UK, 1964, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First EditionExcellent copy , 27 colour plates, 260 monochrome plates. Catalogue raisonne and documentation by Ronald Alley. Minor rubbing and discolouration to boards . A touch of spotting to prelims. Plates in good order. JACKET: Worn at edges , small tear to top of spine, not price-clipped. Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall.

      [Bookseller: Arkwright Books]
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        A la gare

      Milano: Grafica Uno, 1964. Edizione di 110 + XV es. numerati e firmati. Camicia e custodia in tela, Chemise, cloth slip-case. Ottimo (Fine). 8vo (cm 26x21). Texte de Amos Kenan, adaptation française de Christiane Rochefort. Dix eaux-fortes originales de Pierre Alechinsky, "Quelques vieilles lignes" / Testo di Amos Kenan e una suite di 10 acqueforti originali a colori di Pierre Alechinsky ("Quelques vieilles lignes", cm 15x11). Adattamento francese di Christiane Rochefort. Edizione firmata dall'Artista Finito di stampare nella stamperia I.T.E.C. e sui torchi a mano di Giorgio Upiglio. Carta delle cartiere Filicarta con filigrana dell'editore. Edizione originale di 110 + XV es. numerati e firmati dall'Artista. Esemplare n. XI

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        [Screenplay]: Ship of Fools

      [No place]: Stanley Kramer Productions. May 18, 1964. Final draft. Quarto. Various paginations. Mimeographed leaves printed rectos only in green mimeographed wrappers. Multiple revisions on yellow, pink, and blue paper. The bottom of one revised page torn away, possibly intentionally, the name "Doug Grant, Sound" on the front wrap, a well-worn, but very good copy displaying extensive revisions. OCLC locates two copies (in two separate records) of this final draft. Ship of Fools won multiple Academy Award nominations including Best Picture, winning for Best Art Direction. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        A MOVEABLE FEAST

      Jonathan Cape, 1964, Hardcover, First Edition; First PrintingVery Good in a Very Good dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

      [Bookseller: RareBookCellar.com]
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        Nerve.

      London: Michael Joseph, 1964 - Octavo. Original green boards, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, contents toned; a very good copy in the slightly soiled jacket that has a toned spine. First edition, first impression. Francis's second novel.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Studi di Bibliografia e di storia in onore de Tammaro De Marinis, 4 volumes

      Stamperia Valdonega 1964 - xxxviii, 296; 326; ix, 327; viii, 392, with numerous plates. Four 4to volumes in original blue cloth, t.e.g. This festschrift, published in honor of the great bookseller/scholar Tammaro De Marinis, contains forty-eight scholarly contributions (mostly in Italian and French) pertaining to early printed books, bindings, manuscripts and other bibliophilic subjects. Bookbinding historian and Westiminster Abbey Librarian Howard Nixon's copy, with his occasional pencilled notes in the margins. Laid in is a postcard from De Marinis to Nixon regarding this work. A few corners bumped, small faint spots in a few places, otherwise a near fine set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: George Ong]
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        [Playscript]: The Old Glory: 1. Endicott and the Red Cross 2. My Kinsman, Major Molineux 3. Benito Cereno

      New York: American Place Theatre. [1964]. First. Playscript. Mimeographed sheets printed rectos only screw bound into embossed Studio Duplicating Service wrappers. Wrappers sound, but worn, particularly at the yapped edges, overall very good. Exceptionally uncommon playscript. Lowell won the 1965 Vernon Rice-Drama Desk Award for this series of three plays that appeared Off-Broadway. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Herzog

      (London): Weidenfeld and Nicholson. 1964. First. Uncorrected proof of the first English edition. Printed decorated orange wrappers. Author's name written on the front wrap, still fine. Uncommon format of this National Book Award-winning novel by the Nobel laureate. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        15 Two / The Nursery Frieze

      New York: Fantod Press. 1964. First. First edition. Oblong 16mo. Stapled printed orange wrappers. A fine, as new copy. One of 500 copies. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Dinny Gordon Junior [with] Original Dust Jacket Art

      Philadelphia: Macrae Smith. (1964). Original gouache and pencil cover art for Dinny Gordon Junior by illustrator Evelyn Copeman depicting the winning teen ingenue smiling up at an all-American boy. The image measures approximately 7" x 8.5" (on 13" x 20" artist board). It is accompanied by a clear overlay with the title and author's name affixed, a sheet of tissue paper with various notes for the printer, and additional blank sheet with a warning about handling the original art, once attached to the board by tape but now loose. The art is fine and bright; the other items showing some toning from the tape, along with a few spots and a couple of tears. It is accompanied by a fine third printing of the book in an else fine price-clipped dustwrapper.In the article Dinny Gordon: Proto-Feminist, that appeared in the March 2006 issue of the Journal of American Culture, writer Joyce Litton posits that Anne Emery's most beloved character, Dinny Gordon, who had aspirations of a nontraditional career and delayed marriage, was a transitional character between the portrayal of the 1950s female in family life and the more enlightened feminist of the mid-to-late 1960s. While it's a little hard to tell from the jacket art, this volume has Dinny confronting not only the typical teen problems such as liking two different boys and losing her job as a result of a shoplifting incident, but also confronting the prejudice of her friends when a Jewish family moves into her neighborhood. Take that, Gidget. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        CREATIVE MANAGEMENT IN BANKING

      New York McGraw Hill 1964 - FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED WITH WARM PRESENTATION FROM THE AUTHOR, DAVID ROCKEFELLER, TO R. BUCKMINSTER "BUCKY" FULLER. Signed and dated December 4th, 1964. 8vo, original orange/brown cloth lettered in yellow on the upper cover and in yellow and black on the spine, in the original dustjacket. ix, 84pp. A very good copy, just a bit of mellowing to the jacket, with Fuller’s shelf label affixed to the bottom of the spine of both book and jacket. Pencil notation, possibly Fuller’s, on the front of the jacket. A PRESENTATION COPY FROM ONE OF THE 20TH CENTURY’S MOST FAMOUS MEN OF FINANCE AND BUSINESS TO ONE OF THE CENTURY’S GREAT RENAISSANCE MEN, BUCKMINSTER FULLER, American systems theorist, architect, engineer, author, designer, inventor, and futurist. Rockefeller and Fuller had a long and sometimes hostile association. At the time of this inscription Rockefeller was chairman of Chase Manhattan. Fuller often accused the financial world of Wall Street, and David Rockefeller by name, of downgrading and selling out American Ingenuity. However, from other quotes it is also clear Fuller considered him a genius. If there was animosity between them it is clearly not evident from this inscription, it reads "With deep admiration and warm regards." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA]
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        Tell Me a Riddle [Inscribed to Seymour Lawrence, w/ Autograph Note Signed]

      Faber & Faber, London 1964 - The first British edition of her first book, one of the key works in the renaissance of women's writing that accompanied the feminist movement in the late 1960s. Inscribed by the author to Seymour Lawrence under the front flap: "For the Lawrence of WAKE who still is / Tillie Olsen/ June 1965." Laid in is an autograph note signed: "This for you personally & your wife who looks/ like my Karla / I hope you can reissue these someday, with other/ pieces / And other books./ TLO/ A scrawled on picture where we met." Included is a 3-1/2-inch square black and white photo of Olsen at her desk ("scrawled on" on verso). Olsen's hope was realized: Lawrence re-published this book in 1969; he also published her next books. The note is on 4" x 6" paper; paperclip imprint, else fine. The book is near fine in a very good dust jacket with tiny chipping at the extremities. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA (Lopezbooks)]
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        ...A LETTER TO A SMALL NEPHEW NAMED CLAUD

      Iowa City: Typographic Library The University of Iowa School of Journalism, 1964.. Quarto. Decorated paper wrappers, printed label. Soft crease at crown of spine, else about fine. First edition. One of sixty-five copies printed on Strathmore Rag paper, from a total edition of 150 (i.e. actually 134) copies printed by Harry Duncan and Harold Yahnke, with linocuts by Jon Wilson. With an introduction by Clarence Andrews. Published to coincide with the opening of a Rolfe exhibition at Iowa, the occasion upon which most copies were distributed. An uncommon item, of import to both Rolfe and Duncan collectors. There was at least one later reprint, ca. 1975, by Donald Weeks, owner of the original letter. WOOLF A24.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        I promessi sposi

      Milano: Istituto Edizioni Artistiche, 1964. Edizione di 500 es. numerati e firmati. piena pelle naturale bazzana, cofanetto. Ottimo (Fine). 8vo. Storia milanese del secolo XVII. Capilettera e circa 150 disegni in nero e tavole a colori applicate di Fernando Monzio Compagnoni Carta speciale a mano; nervi e incisioni, anche in oro, al piatto e al dorso; tagli dorati. Edizione di 500 esemplari numerati e firmati da Compagnoni

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        Tree And Leaf - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A very attractive First Edition/First Printing in Fine condition in Very Good dustjacket. Published simultaneously with the paperback edition on May 28, 1964; In his essay On Fairy-Stories, Tolkien discusses the nature of fairy-tales and fantasy and saves the genre from those who would otherwise relegate it to juvenilia. This is aptly and elegantly illustrated in the short story, Leaf by Niggle, which tells the story of the artist Niggle, who has 'a long journey' to make and is seen as an allegory of Tolkien 's life .

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        CHASSE. MAURICE GENEVOIX DE L'ACADEMIE FRANCAISE PRESENTE LES TEXTES DE J. A. CLAMART, ILLUSTRES DE COMPOSITIONS ORIGINALES GRAVEES SUR BOIS DE JEAN COMMERE.

      PIERRE DE TARTAS. 1964 - GRAND IN-FOLIO EN FEUILLES (30,5 X 39,5 X 6 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE 125 PAGES, SOUS COUVERTURE CREME REMPLIEE ILLUSTREE DE MOTIFS VEGETAUX, EMBOITAGE DE L'EDITEUR RECOUVERT DE PERCALINE BEIGE AVEC FAC-SIMILE DE LA SIGNATURE AUTOGRAPHE DE L'ARTISTE SUR LE PLAT SUPERIEUR, TITRE EN BLEU AU DOS. ILLUSTRE DE 17 COMPOSITIONS ORIGINALES DONT 6 EN COULEURS GRAVEES SUR BOIS PAR HENRI RENAUD. PREMIER TIRAGE DES ILLUSTRATIONS DE JEAN COMMERE, LIMITE A 301 EXEMPLAIRES NUMEROTES. EXEMPLAIRE D'ARTISTE SUR GRAND VELIN DE LANA SIGNE AU CRAYON SOUS LA JUSTIFICATION PAR L'ARTISTE ET PAR L'EDITEUR. (MONOD. 2809). [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        One day after the Gulf of Tonkin Incident, Richard Nixon signs a letter thanking a publishing magnate for his compliments on his address at the 1964 Republican National Convention, and encloses a reprint of his Reader's Digest article on Vietnam: "Needed in Vietnam: The Will to Win"

      Typed Document Signed â??Dickâ?, on his personal stationery, 1 page, 7.25â? x 10.5â?. New York, August 3, 1964 to James S. Copley, founder of the Copley Press concerning his recent speech at the 1964 Republican National Convention as well as his thoughts concerning the "The Will to Win" in Vietnam. Expected folds, else fine condition. Nixon writes, "I want you to know how much I appreciated your writing as you did with regard to my speech at the Republican Convention. While I did not speak from a prepared text, I had some reprints made of the transcript in order to fill requests for copies, and I am enclosing one for your file." Nixon adds in a postscript: "In view of the fact that Vietnam will probably be one of the major issues in the up-coming campaign, I thought you might also be interested in a reprint of an article which appears in the August issue of Reader's Digest."The lett

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        Trumpets of Summer : Libretto. Choral Suite for mixed chorus, four soloists , male speaker and six instruments

      Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1964, - ATWOOD, Margaret. The Trumpets of Summer. Choral Suite for mixed chorus, four soloists, male speaker and six instruments, commissioned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation for the Shakespeare Quartercentenary. First performance : Montreal, November 29, 1964. Music : John Beckwith. Text : Margaret Atwood. [Tor.: 1964]. Pp (16). 8vo, wrappers. Spine and top margin browned, small nicks and surface scarring to top margin of front wrapper, else vg. 800.00 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.)]
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        Plutology: or the theory of the efforts to satisfy human wants

      London, Macmillan and Co., Melbourne, George Robertson 1964 - One volume in 8vo; pp. (2), XII, 475, (3); contemporary polished calf, covers filleted in gilt, spine gilt with gilt lettering-piece, minor rubbing or bumping, front hinge at top a bit weak, marbled edges, marbled endpapers, some light browning or foxing in places, else clean and crisp, school-prize binding with the label of Owens College, Manchester, at front cover pastedown, an attractive copy. First edition which was printed in Melbourne in 1863 and then partly bound and distributed in Melbourne in the same year, and another part one year later in London. Historian of economic thought consider this book as one of Australia's most important contribution to the field of political economy during the Victorian age. Jevons emphasized its innovative focus on the way effort is harnessed to satisfy human wants, and he devoted an entire section of his concluding chapter of his "Theory of political economy" to spelling out its path breaking qualities. Einaudi 2867, Menger c. 460 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dieter Stecher]
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        Playscript]: The Old Glory: 1. Endicott and the Red Cross 2. My Kinsman, Major Molineux 3. Benito Cereno

      American Place Theatre, New York 1964 - Playscript. Mimeographed sheets printed rectos only screw bound into embossed Studio Duplicating Service wrappers. Wrappers sound, but worn, particularly at the yapped edges, overall very good. Exceptionally uncommon playscript. Lowell won the 1965 Vernon Rice-Drama Desk Award for this series of three plays that appeared Off-Broadway. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Son of Oblomov [Signed]

      Published by Comedy Theatre, Panton Street, London. First performance December 2nd 1964. 1964. Souvenir theatre programme 9¼" x 6½" 16 pp. Freely adapted from a play by Riccardo Argno based on Goncharov's novel. Starring Spike Milligan, Bill Owen [remaining with this production from the original 'Oblomov'], and Ilona Rodgers. Spike gives his old Goon show friend Valentine Dyall the part of Tarantyev. SIGNED by the author Spike Milligan to upper cover. Also SIGNED by Bill Bond [Deputy Stage Manager] to cast leaf. In VG clean and sound condition. Rare. Member of the P.B.F.A.

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA]
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        Candy / first state, signed by Terry Southern

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1964 New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1964. Signed by Terry Southern on the title page, without inscription. First Edition with all first state points, those being - on Jacket: James Jones blurb instead of Nelson Algren's at bottom of back panel; $ 5.00 price; code 0464, bottom of front flap. Book: purple cloth, black paper boards; no statement of printing (later editions do state printing); 5.75" x 8.25", 224 pp.; red endpapers and topstain. A Very Good book in a Near Fine jacket. Book shows some discoloration to top page edges, and a 5% lean (see scan); also very faint touch of fade at top edges of the boards. Jacket is first state and not clipped, still bearing the $ 5.00 price, and really shows no damage to call out, a solid Near Fine example of a jacket which has often suffered grade-loss easily. A nice "flat" signed (no inscription), First Edition, First State example of the somewhat tardy American re-do of Southern's original (under the pseudonym Maxwell Kenton)through the Olympia Press in Paris in 1958 -which was itself chased and marked for destruction by French authorities. Almost startlingly timeless because of its theme and Southern's execution of it, Candy was not only made into a movie (dir. Christian Marquand, 1968, Ewa Aulin as Candy, with John Astin and many others; screenplay by Buck Henry), but was the seminal source of a rogue's gallery of pirate editions and spin-offs of the same title and others. The story of a naive and gorgeous young blonde girl - who quickly finds out in exactly what way we men are all, instantly and always, the same - borrows its plot from Voltaire's Candide and uses that strangely juxtaposed vehicle to shine a light on all the vagaries of modern western life which beg to be lampooned. Considered by many to be a classic of "black(dark) humor". An extremely nice copy of a title that is en route to becoming royalty. L65

      [Bookseller: Singularity Rare & Fine]
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        Aparato bibliográfico de la historia general de Filipinas deducido de la colección que posee en Barcelona la Compañia General de Tabacos de dichas islas

      Manila: P.B. Ayuda, 1964.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
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