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        Variations typographiques sur deux poèmes de Raymond Queneau.

      Editions Dire 1964 - - Editions Dire, Paris 1964, 33x18cm, in-4 oblong de 24 ff., en feuilles. - Edition illustrée de 6 gravures in-fine et d'un cartonnage original réalisés par Fernand Michel, un des 100 exemplaires numérotés sur Chiffon Lana et signés par le typographe, l'auteur et l'artiste, seul tirage. Belle impression de Jean Vodaine présentée en feuilles, sous couverture de papier gaufré ivoire, cartonnage de demi-toile noire, plats illustrés avec le titre manuscrit, non paginé (24 ff.). Poème dédicatoire autographe signé de Fernand Michel au verso du premier plat de couverture, légères éraflures avec petits manques de papier sur le deuxième plat. Rare. in-4 oblong de 24 ff. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Die Schonheit Japanischer Formen (The Beauty of Japan's "Native Elements")

      Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha, Tokyo, Japan 1964 - (full book description) Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha, Tokyo, Japan, 1964. 1st Ed(AsSuch) Fine-/VG+, Hard Cover, With Slipcase. Size=10.5x14.5, 206pgs. 182 Photos. TEXT IN GERMAN (consisting of Introduction and Notes). First edition in German. First Edition, printed in Switzerland, following the original Japanese edition. Binding bright, clean and tight. Light tan fabric boards, 10-1/2" by 14-1/4". Brown Japanese characters on front cover, spine with title In German. DJ slightly rubbed from being taken in and out of the slipcase and has 1/2" and 1/4" tear bottom front edge, slight bubbles on rear pastedown endpaper, o.w. clean, bright and tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. White letters on the front panel, superimposed on color photograph, black letters on rear panel. Crease and short closed tear bottom edge front panel. Undecorated heavy gray stiff paper slip case, edge worn and is in Good+ condition. Introduction by Donald Richie (2-1/2 pages) devotes a short paragraph each to seven periods of Japanese history from Nar 710-793 through Meiji 1868-1912. Following are a total of 182 beautiful photographs on full page plates printed both sides, some are double page, three in color, created by Takeju Iwamiya, full images and dramatic close-ups of the artful use of stone, metal, textile, straw and bamboo. Everything from architectural elements to gardening tools and dolls! 13 pages German notes in the rear caption the photographs. A 3 page fold-out on heavy stock paper of 200 square 1-1/2", blue and white Japanese symbols. Donald Richie is indelibely associated with Japanese culture, from his anthology of Lafcadio Hearn to "The Films of Akira Kurosawa". A wonderfully produced volume on the everyday art of the Japanese. SCARCE!! 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. The Magical Car

      London: Jonathan Cape Ltd.,, 1964. 3 volumes in one, octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full dark green morocco, titles to spine gilt, two raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, colour onlay of the car to lower edge of front board, twin rule to turn-ins gilt, burgundy endpapers with the original endpapers bound in, gilt edges. Illustrated throughout by John Burningham. A fine copy. First edition, first impression.

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        EDDA

      Direction Jacques Lacomblez. Du numéro 1, été 1958 au numéro 5, octobre 1964., Bruxelles - COLLECTION COMPLETE de ces cahiers internationaux de documentation sur la poésie et l'art d'avant-garde, parallèle à Phases. Textes de Ghérasim Luca, Michel Seuphor, Francis Ponge, Marcel Lecomte, Marcel Havrenne, Jean-Pierre Duprey, Claude Tarnaud, André Breton, Radovan Ivsic, Paul Joostens, Guy Cabanel, Marcel Broodthaers. Illustrations de Camille Bryen, Wols, Réquichot, Enrico Baj, Corneille, Guido Biasi, Georges Henein, Raoul Hausmann, Jacques Hérold, Toyen, Pierre Alechinsky, D'Orgeix, Wifredo Lam, Wilhelm Freddie. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie-Galerie Emmanuel Hutin]
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        THE WORDS. THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF JEAN-PAUL SARTRE. Signed.

      George Braziller, New York 1964 - First American Edition Inscribed and Signed by Jean-Paul Sartre on the title-page in blue ballpoint: 'A John P. James, Jr. trés cordialement [signed] Sartre, 18 Oct. 69'. 8vo. 255 pp. A near fine copy in black cloth, white titles to the spine, rose topstain, (John P. James, Jr's neat bookplate on the front pastedown), in a bright, fresh, price-clipped dustwrapper. Translated from the French by Bernard Frechtman. A brilliant autobiography that is often compared with, Rousseau's, Confessions. Housed in an elegant custom clamshell case, black cloth over marbled paper, red morocco spine label with gilt titles. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Independence of the Continuum Hypothesis, Part I-II" [and] "Set Theory and the Continuum Hypothesis" in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Volume 50 (1963) and Volume 51 (1964)

      - TWO MILESTONE PAPERS ON THE FOUNDATIONS OF MATHEMATICS. Two volume (in original wraps) first edition of Paul Cohen's seminal contribution to set theory wherein he established the independence of the axiom of choice and the independence of the continuum hypothesis. Cohen's efforts rank among the most important achievements in 20th century mathematics. Establishing the truth or falsehood of the continuum was the first in Hilbert's famous list of mathematical problems, presented in an address in 1900. All attempts to prove or disprove Cantor's conjecture failed until 1938, when Kurt Gödel showed that it was impossible to disprove the continuum hypothesis. Building upon Godel's landmark work, Cohen developed the mathematical technique of forcing in order to prove consistency and independence in results. These two papers are the inaugural examples of the new technique of forcing. "If Godel's construction of L had launched set theory as a distinctive field of mathematics, then Cohen's forcing began its transformation into a modern, sophisticated one" (Kanamori, "Cohen and Set Theory," Bulletin of Symbolic Logic, 14, 3, Sept. 2008, 352-374). Cohen's new method was so helpful that within a decade, forcing grew to play "a crucial role in the transformation of set theory into a modern, sophisticated field of mathematics, one tremendously successful in the investigations of the continuum, transfinite combinatorics, and strong propositions and their consistency strength. In all these directions, forcing became integral to the investigation and became part of their very sense, to the extent that issues about the method became central and postulations in its terms, "forcing axioms", became pivotal? The extent and breadth of the expansion of set theory henceforth dwarfed all that came before, both in terms of the numbers of people involved and the results established. With clear intimations of a new and concrete way of building models, set theorists rushed in and with forcing were soon establishing a cornucopia of relative consistency results, truths in a wider sense, with some illuminating classical problems of mathematics. CONDITION & DETAILS: Easton: The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 4to (10 x 6.75 inches; 250 x 169mm). Both issues in original wraps, rebacked at the spine with minor wear. Very slight and light toning to the front wrap of Volume 51. Both issues housed in a handsome brown clamshell case gilt-lettered at the spine. The interiors are in near-fine condition.

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        NOTHING PERSONAL - SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY FROM RICHARD AVEDON

      C.J. Bucher, Lucerne, SWITZERLAND 1964 - np, profusely illustrated in b&w gravure. Designed by Marvin Israel. Text in English. "Nothing Personal" is Richard Avedon's strikingly beautiful 1964 collaboration with noted literary lion James Baldwin. The photographer's second book, its images primarily hail from "Harper's Bazaar" and other magazine editorial work from the fifties and sixties. With figures from politics, society, fashion, literature, and the arts, it is a veritable who's who of power of the mid-Twentieth Century containing many of Avedon's most famous portraits including Dwight David Eisenhower in close up, the fragile Marilyn Monroe, a smug George Wallace, the pregnant Ted Kennedys in the surf, and many, many more. These are beautifully reproduced in stark black and white gravure, with Marvin Israel's book design here every bit the equal of the legendary Alexey Brodovitch's contribution for Avedon's first work, "Observations". An internally clean and sound example of the 1964 C.J. Bucher first Swiss edition with an English language text lacking a slipcase bearing the BOLDLY SIGNED PRESENTATION "For Dear . with gratitude ever, Dick Avedon -" in black fountain pen on the verso of the front free endpaper showing some mild brown staining to a few pages along the foredge of the textblock. The binding has a bit of play, and the glossy white boards show some overall wear, soiling and light age-toning with abrasions through to the cardboard at the tips. In addition, the paper covering the spine seems to have separated and subsequently been non-professionally repaired with two overlapping strips of black linen library tape run along its length. All in all, a sharper copy in hand than it describes here of this classic volume. It has been priced accordingly. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Teppiche aus dem Kaukasus. Eine eingehende Darstellung der Teppichknüpfkunst des 18. und 19. Jahrhunderts in den einzelnen Distrikten des Kaukasus. [Second, revised edition.]

      Braunschweig: Klinkhardt & Biermann, n.d. [1964] - Tall octavo. Original mid-blue cloth with title gilt to spine and stylized weaver device to the upper board. In the dust jacket. Very good in jacket with just a small chip from the lower panel, short split to the upper. 160 colour illustrations, 140 of them full-page, map to the rear endpapers. Originally issued as the catalogue for the first exhibition of Caucasian carpets at the Hamburg Museum of Arts and Crafts in 1961. This revised edition was produced in response to the interest stimulated by exhibition, describes only those carpets illustrated, all of which are shown in "the finest four-colour reproduction available today." Indispensable reference, highly attractive, and uncommon. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Physical Review / Second Series / Volume 134 / Number 6B / 22 June 1964 / Bohm, David & Aharanov, Yakir (Time Energy Indeterminacy ); Aharonov, Yakir, Lebowitz, Joel L. and Bergmann, Peter G. (Time Symmetry in Quantum Measurement); Feinberg, Gerald (Mass & Iinteractions of the W Meson); Mehta, Mada Lal (Calculation of [particles] mass and width); Ne'eman, Yuval (Origins of the Mass Breaking Asymmetry)

      American Institute of Physics (for the American Physical Society), Lancaster, PA and New York 1964 - Lancaster, PA and New York: American Institute of Physics (for the American Physical Society), 1964. First Edition thus. 22 - June 1964 issue. Quarto, light blue printed adhered wraps, pp B 1185 through B 1440 for the series are in this volume.Very Good plus. Minor water stain at lower front and rear covers, not affecting textblock. Original owner's name penned at top. No interior markings. See rear cover scan for the rich contents of this issue, but some include: Bohm, David & Aharanov, Yakir (Time Energy Indeterminacy ); Aharonov, Yakir, Lebowitz, Joel L. and Bergmann, Peter G. (Time Symmetry in Quantum Measurement); Feinberg, Gerald (Mass & Iinteractions of the W Meson); Mehta, Mada Lal (Calculation of [particles] mass and width); Ne'eman, Yuval (Origins of the Mass Breaking Asymmetry) L5000-5 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Moveable Feast

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1964 - First Edition, First Printing with Scribners "A" on the copyright page. A beautiful dustjacket that is rich in color and has the price present. This original dustjacket has no chips or tears and is seldom seen in this nice condition. The book is fabulous condition. The labels are bright, without wear and the boards are crisp. The book appears to be unread. The pages are clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy and one of the nicest copies a collector could hope to find. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Cain and Abel.

      New York: Kennedy Graphics. Distributed graphics by Alan Wofsy Fine Arts. 1964 - Lithograph printed in black on BFK Rives paper. Edition of 125. Signed and numbered in pencil by the artist. Image: 18 3/4 x 16 3/4 inches. Sheet: 29 3/4 x 22 5/8 inches. Prescott, 52. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Über die Kunst mit Vögeln zu jagen. [Kaiser Friedrich der Zweite]. - Bände 1 & 2 sowie 1 Kommentarband zur lateinischen und deutschen Ausgabe von Carl A. Willemsen.

      Frankfurt am Main: Insel-Verlag 1964-1970.. Insgesamt 3 Bände (vollständig). 278, (1); 294, (2); 278, (2) Seiten. Bände 1 & 2 mit jeweils 13 montierten farbigen Abbildungen auf 20 Tafeln (insgesamt 26 farbige Abbildungen/Miniaturen), welche der Handschrift MS.fr. 12400 der Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, entnommen sind. Der Kommentarband mit weiteren 73 schwarz-weißen Abbildungen auf 63 Tafeln. 4° (25 - 35 cm). Orig.-Halbpergamentbände mit Blindprägung auf den Vorderdeckeln sowie schwarzen Lederrückenschildern mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln; jeweils im Schuber. [Hardcover / fest gebunden].. "De arte venandi cum avibus, (lat., wörtl. Von der Kunst, mit Vögeln zu jagen,) dt. Titel 'Von der Kunst zu beizen', auch 'Falkenbuch' genannt ist ein Lehrbuch über die Beizjagd und Vogelkunde, das zwischen 1241 und 1248 von Friedrich II. in lateinischer Sprache verfasst und von seinem Sohn Manfred mit Anmerkungen versehen wurde. [...] Das Werk enthält neben einer Einführung in die allgemeine Vogelkunde auch Anleitungen zu Aufzucht, Dressur und Verwendung der Jagdfalken. Der Text wird durch über 900 Bilder von etwa 80 verschiedenen Vogelarten illustriert. Sie zeigen die spezifischen Haltungen der Vögel, aber auch Falkner sowie Tätigkeiten und Werkzeuge aus der Falknerei. Das Falkenbuch blieb bis weit in die Neuzeit das Standardwerk über die Beizjagd. Dies ist vor allem auf die naturwissenschaftliche Genauigkeit und systematische Vorgehensweise des Autors zurückzuführen, der mit empirischen Methoden arbeitet und damit seinen Zeitgenossen weit voraus ist. [...]. Durch die reichen Buchmalereien ist das Werk auch kunsthistorisch von Bedeutung. [...] (Quelle: Wikipedia) - Eins von 850 [nichtnumerierten] Halbpergament-Exemplaren, von Hand gebunden durch Willy Pingel, Heidelberg. - Ausgeschiedenes Bibliotheksexemplar (ex-library copy) mit Inventarnummern und Stempeln auf den Schnitten und den Rückseiten der Titelblättern sowie wenigen Seiten. - Schuber berieben und teils etwas fleckig; Schuber des 2. Bandes an 2 Stellen mit Klebeband fixiert. - Einbände an den Kanten leicht berieben. Pergament-Buchrücken unten mit schwachen Umrandungen/Abdrücken der entfernten Rückensignaturen. - Insgesamt sauberes und sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar der schön augestatteten Edition.

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        A MOVEABLE FEAST

      Scribner's, New York 1964 - Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        BIBLIOTHECA AMERICANA CATALOGO DE LOS AUTORES QUE HAN ESCRITO DE LA AMERICA EN DIFERENTES IDIOMAS, Y NOTICA DE SU VIDA Y PATRIA, ANOS EN QUE VIVIERON, I ORBAS QE ESCRIBIERON, COMPUESTA POR EL MARISCAL DE CAMPO D. ANTONIO DE ALCEDO, GOBERNADOR DE LA PLAZA DE LA CORUNA

      N.P., n.p. 1964 - 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (ii), viii, 437, (ii); (iv), 526, (iii) pages. 2 volumes. Introduction by Jorge A. Garces G. Volume XXXII of the publications Del Museo Municipal De Arte E Historia. Catalogue of authors writing about the Americas, compiled in 1807. Including more than one thousand authors and their works. Volume I covers authors A-L, volume II authors M-Z, with various indices. Color title pages on both volumes. Darkening to spines, minor wear and soiling to covers of both volumes. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Little Big Man

      Dial Press, New York, New York 1964 - The recollections of Jack Crabb,( played in the terrific movie by Dustin Hoffman). Fine book with tiny wrinkle at top of spine. quarter cloth spine and nice marble paper covered boards, in near fine jacket, with a slightly faded spine. Slight chipping to spine ends and shelf wear to front of cover. Front fold also shows slight shelf wear. Jacket is not price clipped ($5.95). A book of the West before the turn of the century. Forrest Gump meets Jack Crabb. Mylar protected. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Oshtemo Book Sellers]
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        LITTLE BIG MAN

      New York:: Dial Press,. 1964. First edition of his third and most famous work. Dial Prize winner, and the basis for the Dustin Hoffman movie of the same name. "UNCORRECTED GALLEYS"--sheets punched with two holes, printed on front only, string tied with cardboard covers marked as above. Small portion of front cover board torn off and it appears there once was a label on the front cover, as there is a glue stain. A rare item.

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        BIBLIOTHECA AMERICANA CATALOGO DE LOS AUTORES QUE HAN ESCRITO DE LA AMERICA EN DIFERENTES IDIOMAS, Y NOTICA DE SU VIDA Y PATRIA, ANOS EN QUE VIVIERON, I ORBAS QE ESCRIBIERON, COMPUESTA POR EL MARISCAL DE CAMPO D. ANTONIO DE ALCEDO, GOBERNADOR DE LA PLAZA DE LA CORUNA

      n.p.: N.P., 1964. stiff paper wrappers. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (ii), viii, 437, (ii); (iv), 526, (iii) pages. 2 volumes. Introduction by Jorge A. Garces G. Volume XXXII of the publications Del Museo Municipal De Arte E Historia. Catalogue of authors writing about the Americas, compiled in 1807. Including more than one thousand authors and their works. Volume I covers authors A-L, volume II authors M-Z, with various indices. Color title pages on both volumes. Darkening to spines, minor wear and soiling to covers of both volumes.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Little Big Man

      Dial PressNerw York 1964 - nice in un price clipped dj. spine of bright red jacket is a bit sunned. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ian Thompson]
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        L'ENCYCLOPEDIE, OU DICTIONNAIRE RAISONNE DES SCIENCES, DES ARTS ET DES METIERS

      TCHOU 1964 - RO20028752: Douzes tomes en six forts volumes. Magnifique reliure en veau imitation XVIIIème, caisson dorés, titre et tomaison dorés sur pièce de titre. Le tirage de cette édition a été strictement limité à 3000 exemplaires. Exemplaire numéro 635. Ce volume représente la première reproduction rigoureuse et intégrale de L'ENCYCLOPEDIE, OU DICTIONNAIRE RAISONNE DES SCIENCES, DES ARTS ET DES METIERS. Cette réalisation a été dirigée par CLAUDE TCHOU, éditeur, pour le compte du cercle du livre précieux. In-Folio Relié. Très bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos à nerfs. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 96-Livres remarquables par leur illustration, leur papier [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        CATHERINE CARMIER

      NEW YORK NY ATHENEUM PUB 1964. - FINE IN NEAR FINE DUST JACKET. SECRETARY OF OF NAACP SIGNED BY PUBLICITY DIRECTOR OF ATHENEUM QUARTER BOUND GREEN PAPER COVERED BOARDS WITH GREY CLOTH SPINE WITH GILT TITLES, AND TOP EDGE STAINED RED. BOOK IS FINE WITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT. D.J. IS ABOUT FINE WITH JUST A TOUCH OF WEAR TO THE ENDS OF A SLIGHTLY COLOR-FADED SPINE PANEL, A TRACE OF CORNER WEAR, AND IS NOT PRICE-CLIPPED. A BEAUTIFUL CLEAN, BRIGHT AND TIGHT COPY OF THE AUTHOR'S SCARCE FIRST BOOK WITH NO TEARS TO D.J. FIRST EDITION. Binding is HARDCOVER. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS]
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        Catherine Carmier (signed copy)

      Atheneum, New York 1964 - First edition of the author's first novel, a compelling love story set in Louisiana where blacks, Cajuns and whites maintain an uneasy coexistence, octavo, 248 pages, signed by the author on the front free endpage, fine copy in near fine dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Jewish Encyclopedia - A Descriptive Record of the History, Religion, Literature, and Customs of the Jewish People from the Earliest Times: Complete in Twelve (12) Volumes

      Ktav Publishing House, Inc., New York 1964 - Complete twelve-volume reprint of the 1901-1906 first edition. Undated. Circa 1964. Navy blue pebbled boards. Prior owner's name stamped atop front free endpaper of each volume else unmarked. All bindings intact. Light to moderate external wear and soiling with several beige droplets upon top edges. A sound copy of this majestic reference. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - Volumes One - Two - Three - EACH BOOK SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR - JOHN BURNINGHAM

      Jonathan Cape, London 1964 - HARDBACKS - A near fine set of titles. Each book has been hand signed by the book illustrator.John Burningham to the title page. The books are free of any previous owner names or Inscriptions. The boards are clean, as are the inner pages of each book. The dust wrapper's are in near fine condition. The publisher's price of 10s.6d.net is present to each title, as can be seen in one of the scans. Each of the three dust wrappers present as near fine examples, and cover their respective books tightly. A lovely set of books, seldom found in such nice condition [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        Exhibition of Paintings by Estelle Oldham Faulkner. Alderman Library, University of Virginia 12-31 October 1964

      Charlottesville, VA: (University of Virginia). 1964. First. First edition. Stapled decorated self-wrappers. Small octavo. [8]pp. Slight foxing, staples a little oxidized, near fine. A small and ephemeral program for an exhibition of the paintings of William Faulkner's wife. Rare. OCLC locates only two copies (University of Virginia and University of Michigan); we've seen one other copy. .

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

      San Francisco: City Lights, 1964. 74 p. 19 of the The Pocket Poets Series. Wraps. First edition, first printing. (Paperback original. No additional printings on copyright page or back cover, price of $1.25 as per Cook.) Very Good+ condition. Clean, bright pages. Small pen mark on back cover, a bit of scuffing to covers, tiny thumb mark on front cover. A very nice copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Concerning the Adventures of Four Nasty Children and Our Hero with Mr Willy Wonka and his Famous Candy Plant.

      Knopf New York 1964 - First edition, first issue. Red cloth with gilt lettering and top edge brown, in white based pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy in a superb fine dustwrapper, which is clean and crisp, with just an invisible short closed tear to the upper panel. A superb copy. Illustrated in black and white by Joseph Schindelman. The author's iconic tale of the adventures of a young boy, Charlie Bucket, inside the factory of eccentric chocolatier, Willy Wonka, which established Dahl as a children's writer. The book has achieved a cult status in modern children's literature. The first edition was published in America, preceding the British by some three years. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. - "The Adventures of Four Nasty Children and Our Herowith Mr. Willy Wonka and His Famous Candy Plant"DAHL, Roald. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, [1964].The true first edition (preceding the English edition by three years). First issue, with six lines of printing information (instead of five) in the colophon on the final page. Octavo (9 3/16 x 6 1/16 inches; 234 x 155 mm.). [12], 161, [1], [1, blank], [1, "About the Author" (six lines of text plus "About the Author") and colophon (six lines)] pp. Black and white text illustrations.Original red cloth with covers stamped in blind and spine stamped and lettered in gilt. Top edge stained chocolate. A fine copy. In the original first issue color pictorial dust jacket, with no ISBN number on the rear panel and with the price $3.95 on the front flap. The jacket is mildly soiled and has a few light creases and tiny closed tears, but overall, is in excellent condition."Concerning the adventures of four nasty children and Our Hero with Mr. Willy Wonka and his famous candy plant" (front panel of dust jacket).Tim Burton’s 2005 film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, starring Johnny Depp as Willy Wonka and Freddie Highmore as Charlie Bucket, is the second film adaptation of this children’s book, the first being Mel Stuart’s 1971 Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, starring Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka and Peter Ostrum as Charlie Bucket. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Illustrated by Joseph Schidelman.

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964 - Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt and to upper board in blind, ochre endpapers, top edge purple. With the dust jacket. An excellent and bright copy in like wise dust jacket with origianl price sticker to rear panel lower edge. Frontispiece and illustrations throughout by Joseph Schidelman. First edition, first printing (with the six-line colophon on the final page which was cut to five in subsequent printings). A very attractive copy of this beloved children's tale.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1964 - Dahl, Roald. CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1964). First edition, first printing with correct six line colophone. 8vo - 6-5/16" x 9-7/16". Original red cloth with blindstamped title device to top board, gilt title to spine, top edge stained purple and mustard endpapers with light spotting to the edges of the text block. Original priced dust wrapper with minor wear to the extremities including one 1" long closed tear to the top of the back panel. 161pp. The condition of the book is VERY GOOD +. The condition of the dust wrapper is VERY GOOD. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. (1964). First. First edition, first issue. Spine lettering rubbed, and a little soiling on the boards, else near fine in a price-clipped, near fine dustwrapper with a couple of tiny tears and very slight toning. A subversive children's classic, and the basis for two memorable films, first starring Gene Wilder and later Johnny Depp as Willy Wonka. A handsome copy. .

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        CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

      Alfred A. Knopf 1964 - Scarce First State of the First Edition of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY by Roald Dahl, published by Alred A. Knopf, New York, 1964.True First State of this title with the requisite 6 line colophon located on the last page in the 'About The Author' Section. The book has crisp red cloth boards with an embossed title image to front. Gilt titles to spine. The boards are in clean condition with sharp corners and no edgewear. The binding is tight and square. The mustard colored end papers are in perfect condition with one small owner name, otherwise no inscriptions, no bookstore stamps and no bookplates. The internal pages are bright, and clean for this title with 3 pages with very faded handling marks. Otherwise no writing, no marks, no scribbles, no stains, no bent pages, no age toning and no foxing. Beautiful copy of a childrens book in hard to find condition! The original first edition, first state dust jacket is in beautiful condition having benefited from very slight restoration by an expert paper conservator and presents as a near fine example. The jacket has the no ISBN to the rear panel as required for the first state of this title. The jacket has strong vibrant colors with no stains, no rips, no chips, no edgewear, no rubbing, and no foxing. The jacket has slight toning to the rear white panel which is otherwise typical for this title.The jacket is NOT price clipped and the stated price of $3.95 on the inner front flap. Please see images A very handsome copy of this title, presenting well on the shelf.ADDITIONAL IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Please see our Abe store for additional rare children's titles [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

      Knopf 1964 - First Edition. First Printing with the six line colophon on the last page. Blind-stamped burgundy red cloth, top edge stained chocolate. Mustard endpapers, no ISBN. $3.95 jacket price not clipped. Jacket has some short tears and is not as bright and crisp as one might wish. Previous owner's name on fixed endpaper mostly covered by jacket flap. Contents are clean and unmarked. This book will be shipped with a fresh mylar dust jacket protector. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Das Hohe Lied.

      Zürich, Flamberg, 1964 - 4°, o. P. (24 Bl.), 22 farb. Orig.-Holzschnitte (davon 1 auf Titelblatt u. 9 als Vollbilder), Priv.-HPgt. m. gold. Rückentitel, Tadellos. Ex. ohne Nr. (wohl ein Ex. hors commerce), mit detaillierten handschriftlichen buchbinderischen Angaben (Buchblockbreite, Vorsatz, Falz) «Im Auftrag des Zwingli-Verlages und des Künstlers von Max Caflisch (Signatur)» - wohl für eine Folgeausgabe - auf fliegendem Vorsatz. 1100 gr.

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        Representation of a function by its line integrals. Two parts (complete). In J. Appl. Phys 34-35

      1964. Mathematical Theory behind the CT Scanner-Beginnings of Digital Image Processing <p>Cormack, Allan M. (1924-98). (1) Representation of a function by its line integrals, with some radiological applications. In J. Applied Physics 34 (1963): 2722-27. Whole number. 2535-2922pp. Text illustrations. (2) Representation of a function by its line integrals, with some radiological applications. II. In J. Applied Physics 35 (1964): 2908-13. Whole number. 2789-3102pp. Text illustrations. The two numbers bound together in library buckram, original front wrappers present. Light toning, otherwise very good. Library stamps of the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory on front wrappers.</p><p>First Edition. Cormack&#39;s two-part paper, published in the early 1960s, set forth the mathematical theory of axial tomography, the method by which the varying X-ray absorption rates of tissues in the human body can be used to construct a detailed picture of the organs and soft tissues. For this achievement Cormack shared the 1979 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine with Godfrey Hounsfield, who in 1973 invented the first practical computer-assisted tomography (CT) scanner. "This was the first time that researchers trained not in the medical sciences but in mathematics and engineering received the Nobel Prize in Medicine" (Grolier Medical Hundred, p. 365).</p><p>Cormack, who was educated as a physicist, first became interested in axial tomography in 1956, when, as the only nuclear physicist in Cape Town, S.A., he was asked to spend several hours each week supervising the use of radioactive isotopes at the Cape Town hospital. He became interested in determining values of attenuation coefficients for X-rays, realizing that these values could be displayed as a gray-scale image of internal anatomy. "Recognizing the problem as a mathematical one, [Cormack] produced a solution, using a desktop calculator, and was able to conduct experiments in which he reconstructed accurate cross sections of an irregularly shaped object. His reconstructions were, in essence, the first computed tomograms, but though he realized that his method could be used to produce cross-sectional X-ray images, no working machine designed for such a purpose was attempted, probably because of the limitations of the computers of the early 1960s" (Magill, The Nobel Prize Winners: Physiology or Medicine, III, 1325). Cormack&#39;s paper is a foundation document of digital image processing. Grolier Medical Hundred, 100(n). </p>

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        Lorri. Original Illustrations to 4 poems by George Macbeth.

      Galleria Arco d'Alibert, Rome 1964 - Folio.Original red cloth, with two mounted panels. Contains 4 original colour lino paintings by Lorri, each one signed in the margin of the image by Lorri in pencil and additionally signed and dated out-side the image. No.1/24 copies, signed and dated by Lorri, additionally signed in ink by Macbeth on the front-endpaper. Sewn, the sewing now perished and the block detached, covers and end-papers affected by damp with some mottling and discolouration. The boards are somwhat warped also as a result of damp. The lino paintings are all in fine condition. Lorri, born in Australia in 1927, studied sculpture at Technical College in Melbourne, and exhibited there and in London, before moving to Roma in 1955, where she began to paint. She has married to the writer B. R. Whiting. She has been living in Orbetello since 1992.Born in Australia but an inhabitant of Italy for the past fifty years, she has worked principally of the sea (she is a passionate sailor) which are astonishly powerful and evocative and quite unlike that of any other artist one can think of. Words are often inadequate to describe the emotions or explain the power of visual art and Lorri is the first to believe her work should speak for itself, rather than be wrapped up in mystifying language, as it was when she first exhibited in London in 1961. Trained as a sculptor, much influenced by futurists and the ideas of Buckminster Fuller, her work has remained consistent in both its themes and methods. Unlike the collage of, say, Kurt Schwitters, with his use of found objects, or the Czech artist Jiri Kolar, with his playful reworking of photographs, Lorri remains, like so many twentieth century painters, concerned with the ambiguity of the painting as both object and window. Paper is first painted or printed, then torn into triangular strips, the reassembled, to produce jagged images at once abstract in their appeal and discernably figurative in their content, arresting the eye by the surface texture, then drawing the viewer inwards, perhaps towards a boat dwarfed by a huge sky or a flock of flying seabirds, yet also conveying through the uninhibited use of colour (principally blues and reds) a raw emotional power. Lorri&#146;s work is demonstrably the product of great thought and feeling, harnessed to a technique sufficiently adaptable to convey just what she wishes us to see and feel, without the onlooker ever thinking he is being manipulated, and surely that is what we both desire and expect of the best art. Michael Estorick (Chairman, Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London)Solo exhibitions1959 Galleria Schneider, RomeNew Vision Centre, London1961 Grosvenor Gallery, LondonTrabia Gallery, New YorkGalleria Minima (Toninelli), Milan1963 University of Exeter, England1964 Arco d&#146;Alibert, Rome1965 Institute of Contemporary Art, London1968 Galleria Il Segno, Rome1969 Galleria dell&#146;Oca, Rome1970 Grosvenor Gallery, London1972 Galleria dell&#146;Obelisco, Rome1974 Institute of Contemporary Art, London1978 Fiera di Levante, Bari1980 Galleria Incontri, Taranto1981 The Gallery, New South Wales House, London1982 Luton Museum, England1983 Galleria Toninelli, Rome1990 Casa della Città, Rome1996 Mc Clelland Gallery, Victoria2000 Museo del Frontone di Talamone, OrbetelloGroup exhibitions1958 Galleria Ferro di Cavallo, Rome1959 Salone d&#146;Estate, Rome1960 Festival dei Due Mondi, SpoletoRedfern Gallery, LondonInternazionale d&#146;Arte Astratta, Prato1961 Calder/Hoflehner/Lorri/Moore/Newcombe, Grosvenor Gallery, LondonRedfern Gallery, London1962 Sevenarts, LondonThe H. M. Roland Collection Exhibition, Manchester Museum, England1963 Mostra Mercato, Palazzo Strozzi, FlorenceRedfern Gallery, LondonRassegna Roma-Lazio, Rome1964 Mostra per Anna Frank Homes, RomeFestival of Plastic Arts, Côte d&#146;AzurMostra Mercato, EUR, Rome1965 Mostra 12 Painters, Galleria 88, RomePicture of the week, Libreria Feltrinelli, RomeLino-Paintings for Poems from "Curtmantle" by Christofer Fry, Grosvenor Gallery, London1966 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Die antiken Gemmen.

      Verlag Hakkert - Otto Zeller. 1964-65., Amsterdam- Osnabrueck. - Volumi 3, In-4°, legat. in tutta tela con tit. in oro ai dorsi e ai piatti, Volume 1, pp. XVI, seguono 67 tavole fuori testo con centinaia di gemme riprodotte in leggero colore azzurro. Voll. II-III, di testo, pp.(8)-330, (14)-464, con centinaia di figure intercalate nel testo.

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