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        The Eve of Saint Venus

      London, Sidgwick and Jackson,, 1964. Octavo. Original green boards, titles to spine gilt. With the Pagram dust jacket. Housed in a green cloth slipcase. With illustrations by Edward Pagram. One or two pages spotted but an excellent copy in the dust jacket. First Edition, First Impression. With the signed presentation inscriptions of both author and artist to the front free endpaper. Scarce thus.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        BREAK-THROUGH TO THE HUDSON RIVER: A PLAN FOR YONKERS TO PEEKSKILL

      (SUTNAR, LADISLAV) (CAPA, CORNELL). Goodman FAIA, Percival, Alexander Kouzmanoff, Michael Gassman, John Friedmann, Alan Balfour & Susan Goodman. BREAK-THROUGH TO THE HUDSON RIVER: A PLAN FOR YONKERS TO PEEKSKILL. New York: Columbia University School of Architecture, 1964. First Edition. Oblong 4to. Spiral Bound Self-Wrappers. Architecture Monograph. Near Fine. np (48pp), profusely illustrated in b&w and color. Designed by Ladislav Sutnar. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. Published in 1964 under the sponsorship of Richard L. Ottinger and family, this is the report of a Columbia University School of Architecture plan for the modernization of New York's Hudson River and the towns along its Westchester County banks from Yonkers to Peekskill. Art directed by the pioneering Czechoslovakian-born, New York-based graphic designer Ladislav Sutnar, it combines maps, architectural renderings and photographs by Cornell Capa to visually stunning effect. An internally bright, most handsome copy of this uncommon item whose wrappers show just a touch of wear and handling. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 022329&

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        WARREN REPORT. The Official Report on the Assassination of President John F. Kennedy. [With a PrintedLetter Signed by President Ford in 1997 endorsing the findings of the Commission]

      (New York):: Associated Press,, 1964. Very Good+. SIGNED AND DATED BY GERALD R. FORD on the title page without personalization. In addition there is a PRINTED LETTER SIGNED AND DATED (3/19/97) BY PRESIDENT FORD. It is on his engraved stationery with the seal of the President of the United States and tipped to the front paste down. The letter reads in full: "In 1964, the Warren Commission unanimously decided: / 1. Lee Harvey Oswald was the assassin, and / 2. The Commission found no evidence of a conspiracy, foreign or domestic. / As a member of the Commission, I endorsed those conclusions in 1964 and fully agree now as the sole / surviving Commission Member / (Signed) Gerald R. Ford / 3/19/97" The book itself is in Very Good+ condition with mild cover edge wear, toning eps due to binding glue--not affecting President Ford's letter or signatures. The letter and signatures are Fine. 8vo. xiii, 366 pp.

      [Bookseller: By The Book, LC ABAA-ILAB]
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        Original Photograph By John Reeves

      Toronto, N.D.: John Reeves Souster, Raymond 14" x 11" 1964 original silverprint by John Reeves, Titled & Signed by Reeves on the border. In fine condition. $550.00. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Sometimes A Great Notion

      Viking Press, New York, 1964. Sometimes A Great Notion by Ken Kesey. First printing in first issue dust jacket. Publisher: Viking Press, New York, (1964). First printing with publisher’s device on the half-title page. First issue jacket with photographer’s credit and two lines of bio on the rear flap. Dust jacket is in very good plus condition, minor wear to the top and bottom of the spine and fore edge corners. Dust jacket is not price clipped with a price of $7.50. Binding is in fine condition. Contents clean. 628 pages. Protected by Mylar. Inventory #11-086.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Discovery Bay Old Books]
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        Sometimes A Great Notion [First Issue]

      New York: Viking Press, 1964. First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine+. First Edition, First Printing, First Issue, as indicated by the following points: “First published in 1964 by The Viking Press, Inc.” stated on copyright page with no mention of additional printings; publisher’s turquoise stain to top edge; publisher's logo (a viking ship) on the half-title; author photo credited to "Hank Krangler" and two lines of biographical information on rear dust jacket flap. Tall, thick 8vo; [8], 628pp. Publisher's coarsely woven, mottled green cloth, the upper cover and spine stamped in black and green; in a black, blue, green and white typographic dust jacket (price-clipped). Fine (and apparently unread), in a Near Fine or better jacket with very light rubbing to the spine tips. The author's second novel (after One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest). Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.

      [Bookseller: Fine Editions Ltd]
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        Sometimes a Great Notion

      NY: The Viking Press, 1964. hardcover. VG+/F. 1st edition, 1st printing. Author's second book. Basis for the 1971 film starring Paul Newman, Henry Fonda and Lee Remick. It was reissued as Never Give an Inch. Both book and jacket are first state. Book has spotted topstain, light wear at bottom corner of front board, lightly bumped corners and name on front fep. Slightly wrinkled jacket has touch of rubbing at spine ends. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. See KHBOOKS for details.

      [Bookseller: Ken Hebenstreit, Bookseller]
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        Killer in the Rain

      nbsp;London - Hamish Hamilton 1964 - A thrillinganthology of espionage, written byrenowned detective fiction author, Raymond Chandler. First English edition. Featuring original illustrated dustwrapper. Containing Killer in the Rain; The Man who liked Dogs; The Curtain; Try the Girl; Mandarin's Jade; Bay City Blues; The Lady in the Lake; No Crime in the Mountains. With an Introduction by Philip Durham. Condition: In original publishers' cloth binding, andoriginal unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, cloth is smart. Dustwrapper is bright, although with small closed tear and marksto the rear. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean throughout. Overall:FINEwith aVERY GOOD INDEEDdustwrapper. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        A PRESIDENT'S COUNTRY: A GUIDE TO THE HILL COUNTRY OF TEXAS

      Austin: The Alcalde Press, (1964). First Edition. Hardcover. Corners with gold-plated protectors added. Rubbing of leather at the head of the spine. Very Good or better and quite scarce in this presentation binding. One of a very small but unkown number of copies bound in full red leather with a gilt decoration of a saddle on the front cover and gilt lettering on the spine. Illustrated with drawings by Mac Tatchell and photographs; 80 pages. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the President on the title page: "To Dorothy Nichols/with love--/Lyndon B. Johnson." Dorothy Nichols was a personal secretary and assistant to Johnson from the time he was a freshman congressman until the end of his presidency. She was the first female assistant Johnson hired. They were so close that Johnson gave her away at her wedding and included her in his will. Books genuinely signed by LBJ are quite scarce, and most of those are copies of THE VANTAGE POINT, usually signed on a bookplate and sometimes on a tipped-in page as issued by The First Edition Circle. Association copies, such as this, are extremely difficult to come by.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Poet, Printer, Prophet. A Study of The Illuminated Books of William Blake

      London and Paris: The Trianon Press,, 1964. Poet, printer, Prophet. Tall quarto. Original quarter red morocco, marbled sides, titles to spine and top edge gilt. In the publisher's matching marbled slipcase. Colour frontispiece and illustrations throughout by William Blake. Spine a little faded. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of numbered copies specially bound and signed by the author on the limitation leaf. With a loosely inserted double-sided manuscript letter from Geoffrey Keynes to a Mr. Pratt regarding a Blake plate. Keynes (1887–1982) was an academic, biographer, and the younger brother of John Maynard Keynes. He was a world authority on Blake, and was instrumental in the production of the Trianon facsimiles, writing the accompanying bibliographical texts and contributing material from his own collection.

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        MAY I BRING A FRIEND?

      1964. 1. (MONTRESOR,BENI)illus. MAY I BRING A FRIEND? by Beatrice Schenk de Regniers. NY: Atheneum 1964 (1964). 4to (8 x 9 3/4"), cloth, slight bit of rubbing to top of spine else Fine in dust wrapper (dw with 2 small holes and some fading in spots, no medal, not price clipped). Stated 1st edition. Illustrated with bright color illustrations and with detailed black and whites in Montresor's distinctive style. CALDECOTT AWARD WINNER. First editions of this title are very scarce.

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc.]
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        ON THE EDGE. Signed

      Iowa City:: Second Press Book, 1964 First Trade Edition of the poet's first book, (after a privately printed limited edition of 225 copies in 1963), Signed by Philip Levine on the title-page. A fine copy in white stiff card wrappers, printed in black. 8vo. 62 pp. "Philip Levine certainly must be ranked with the finest poets America has produced. He also belongs with those who are most thoroughly American, writing in the great tradition of William Carlos Williams." Peter Stitt, The Georgia Review.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        CARTEL-POSTER-AFFICHE PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA 1964

      Orla 1964 - Lang: Español 0 Soporte: Entelado/On linen. Localidad: Puerto de Sta. Maria. Tamaño del cartel: 64x97 El cartel está en buenas condiciones.

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        SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH Inscribed to Barry Goldwater

      [Washington, DC], [@1964-1966]. Photograph. Fine and exceptional. Official oversized (14" x 11") White House photograph of Lyndon Johnson and Barry Goldwater walking down a hall with Johnson's hand on Goldwater's back and looking behind him at an open door where a few men are gathered. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the President on the blank margin below the image: "To Barry Goldwater/from his favorite target - Lyndon B. Johnson." Goldwater, a five-term senator from Arizona, lost the race for president to Johnson in 1964. Known as "Mr. Conservative," he is the politician most often credited for sparking the resurgence of the American conservative political movement in the 1960s and also had a substantial impact on the libertarian movement. He returned to the U.S. Senate in 1969 and served until 1987, succeeded by John McCain. In 1974, as an elder statesman of the party, Goldwater forced the resignation of Richard Nixon when the evidence of cover-up became overwhelming and impeachment was imminent. By the 1980s, the increasing influence of the Christian right on the Republican Party so conflicted with Goldwater's libertarian views that he became a vocal opponent of the religious right on issues such as abortion, gay rights, and the role of religion in public life. After painting his opponent as a right-wing legislator who wanted to abolish the social welfare programs created in the 1930s (such as Social Security), Johnson easily won the Presidency over Goldwater in 1964, carrying 44 of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Goldwater, who had opposed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 based on his view that the act was an intrusion of the federal government into the affairs of states, won his home state of Arizona and five states of the Deep South, the first Republican to win the electoral votes of those states since Reconstruction. Johnson won 61.1% of the national popular vote, which remains the highest popular-vote percentage won by a U.S. presidential candidate since 1820. In 1965 Johnson instituted three new social welfare programs: Medicare, Medicaid, and the War on Poverty.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

      Alfred A Knopf, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Alfred A Knopf, New York 1964. First Edition / First Printing / First Issue. Dated 1964 on the copyright page with no additional printings listed. No ISBN. Six lines of text at the colophon. Rare Book. Illustrated by Joseph Schindelman. Book Condition: Very Good+, light spots at the rear board and at the page edges, bump at the spine, light spots on the pages. Dust Jacket Condition: Good-, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, original jacket priced at $3.95 at the front flap, shelf wear and chipping, darkening and spots, tears repaired with tape at the opposite side of the jacket.

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        Rencontres. Jeune peinture et sculpture internationales *

      Galerie Krugier, Genève (11.1964). - En feuilles 33 x 25, couverture illustrée. Les estampes originales sont de Antes, Bertholo, Hockney, Luginbühl, Rancillacv, Télémaque et Uhry.

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        Histoire de l'art (2 vols) I-l'art antique/l'art médiéval/l'art renaissant II-l'art moderne/l'esprit des formes

      Jean jacques pauvert, 1964. in4 Relié jaquette

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        Bright November. Poems

      The Fortune Press, London [1964]. The second, unauthorised edition of the author's uncommon first book. 32pp. Asparagus-coloured boards lettered in gold at spine. A tiny hint of wear to head of spine and upper board lifting just a fraction. Corner of front endpaper clipped, presumably to remove a former owner name. A lovely crisp copy, internally flawless bar the aforementioned clipping. Housed in thin paper dust wrapper with the 12'6 price sticker to front flap. Wrapper tanned at spine panel, a little chafed at rear flap joint, with some light sunning to some extremities and two areas of loss from spine panel. Thirty-one poems. "The renown of the author prompted Caton to produce this second edition, but his omission to inform [Amis] of the existence or to benefit him from its sales must be construed as being rather more than forgetful-ness" - Timothy d'Arch Smith, 'R.A. Caton and the Fortune Press'.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.

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        Molecular Microwave Oscillator and New Hyperfine Structure in the Microwave Spectrum of NH3. WITH: Infrared and Optical Masers

      Lancaster PA and New York: American Institute of Physics. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good. FIRST EDITIONS of two landmark papers by Charles Townes on the development of the laser. Townes shared the 1964 Nobel Prize in Physics "for fundamental work in the field of quantum electronics, which has led to the construction of oscillators and amplifiers based on the maser-laser principle" Einstein suggested "that under the proper circumstances atoms could release excess energy as light-either spontaneously or when stimulated by light... In 1951 Charles H. Townes, then at Columbia University in New York City, thought of a way to generate stimulated emission at microwave frequencies. At the end of 1953, he demonstrated a working device that focused 'excited' ammonia molecules in a resonant microwave cavity, where they emitted a pure microwave frequency. Townes named the device a maser, for 'microwave amplification by the stimulated emission of radiation'... An intense burst of maser research followed in the mid-1950s, but masers found only a limited range of applications as low-noise microwave amplifiers and atomic clocks. In 1957 Townes proposed to his brother-in-law and former postdoctoral student at Columbia University, Arthur L. Schawlow (then at Bell Laboratories), that they try to extend maser action to the much shorter wavelengths of infrared or visible light... Townes and Schawlow published their ideas for an 'optical maser' [later called a laser] in a seminal paper in the December 15, 1958, issue of Physical Review" (Britannica). The 1958 paper provided the blueprint for the laser, which was eventually used by Theodore Maiman to construct the first successful laser in 1960. TOWNES, C.H.; GORDON, J.P; ZEIGER, H.J. Molecular Microwave Oscillator and New Hyperfine Structure in the Microwave Spectrum of NH3, in The Physical Review, Vol. 95, No. 1, pp. 282-284; July 1, 1954. Quarto, original wrappers. Small, early owner signature at top of front wrapper, some fading to spine; otherwise fine. WITH: SCHAWLOW, A.L.; TOWNES, C.H. Infrared and Optical Masers, in The Physical Review, Vol. 112, No. 6, pp. 1940-1949, December 15, 1958. Quarto, original wrappers rebacked. Stamp of National Bureau of Standards at top of front wrapper, otherwise fine. Note: A custom cloth box is available for an additional $250.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        Teo pulcino curioso.

      Malipiero 1964 15 splendidi bozzetti originali eseguiti a tempera da DANIELA PITTON: l'intero apparato illustrativo del volume TEO PULCINO CURIOSO edito da Malipiero per la collana "I racconti di Nonno Topo" (1963-65), n. 8.UN PICCOLO CAPOLAVORO. I bozzetti sono stati esposto nell'ambito della mostra "C'era tante volte...dal bozzetto originale al libro narrativa anni '60 - '90 per bambini e ragazzi" tenutasi a Parma nel novembre 2010. I bozzetti sono accompagnati da note bio-bibliografiche relative all'artista e da una breve intervista da lei rilasciata in occasione della mostra di Parma.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Palatina Editrice]
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        Roy Lichtenstein "rose" & Pierre Alechinsky "tireur de langue" (Limited Ed. lithographys on linen from the "1 Cent Life" (One Cent Life) Portfolio

      Bern Kornfeld 1964 - This is 1 lithograph by Roy Lichtenstein and 1 by Pierre Alechinsky from the "1Cent Life" (One Cent Life) portfolio; they are printed on linen over the front of back of hard boards; the Roy Lichtenstein is titled "rose", and the Pierre Alechinsky is titled "tireur de langue"; published in an edition of 2000 copies; neither is signed; size of each board: 16-3/8 x 11-3/8in (approx: 41.1x30.2cm), when folded out: 25-1/8 x 16-3/8in; just a very tiny faint spot at top left in the pink part of "rose", and the back of the Alechinsky on the white linen is a small spot, otherwise both are in VERY GOOD COND.

      [Bookseller: DR FINE ARTS]
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        PICASSO LITHOGRAPHE IV 1956-1963

      Monte-Carlo, Andre Sauret, 1964.. FIRST EDITION 1964, Volume 4 only of 4, text in French, 4to, 320 x 245 mm, 12½ x 9½ inches, 2 ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS, being the black and white frontispiece and the double spread dustwrapper, plus over 140 illustrations, some in colour or tinted, pages: 152 including index. Original plain thin card covers, dustjacket protected by glassine wrapper. A Fine copy, no inscriptions, in Fine dustwrapper, glassine wrapper a touch worn at head and tail of spine, tiny shallow chip to top edge of upper panel. The two original lithographs were done by Picasso specially for this volume. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        Human Capital

      New York: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1964. First edition of the economist's magnum opus. Octavo, original boards. Signed by Gary Becker. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Exceptionally rare, especially in this condition and signed. Human Capital is Becker's classic study of how investment in an individual's education and training is similar to business investments in equipment. Recipient of the 1992 Nobel Prize in Economic Science, Gary S. Becker is a pioneer of applying economic analysis to human behavior in such areas as discrimination, marriage, family relations, and education. Becker's research on human capital was considered by the Nobel committee to be his most noteworthy contribution to economics.

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        American Folk Blues Festival, Original Vintage, 1964 German Concert Poster, Rare Variant

      American Folk Blues Festival Original Vintage Concert Poster, 1964, produced by Horst Lippmann and Fritz Rau, designed by Gunther Kieser, with the Michel + Kieser imprint to left margin. A1 Format, approx. 33" by 23" (83.8 cm by 58.4 cm), has been folded with single fold to centre, small tear with tape repair to bottom right margin, pin holes to corners, else, near fine, bright, clean, verso is unmarked. This beautiful poster is the very scarce variant of the black and white design which Kieser produced for the third AFBF festival, much sought after by collectors of this series of concert posters. Stored flat and shipped rolled in a mailing tube. The American Folk Blues Festival was the brainchild of German concert promoters, Horst Lippmann and Fritz Rau, who had been successfully presenting jazz concerts in Germany since the mid - 1950’s. First held in 1962, over the next decade, working with the well-connected Chicago bluesman, composer and bassist Willie Dixon, Lippmann & Rau presented a who’s who of American urban and country blues artists for the first time to European audiences, with successful concerts in England, France and Germany. Early exposure to these great American blues musicians inspired and influenced a generation of British musicians, including future rock stars Mick Jagger, Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood, all of whom played an important role in the blue-based British Invasion of the 1960’s.The posters created exclusively for the German AFBF festivals were designed by the eminent graphic designer Gunther Kieser and represent some of his finest music poster designs. Very scarce variant in collectible condition. J1808 . Near Fine.

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        VARIOUS SMALL FIRES AND MILK - SIGNED BY ED RUSCHA

      (RUSCHA, EDWARD). Ruscha, Edward. VARIOUS SMALL FIRES AND MILK - SIGNED BY ED RUSCHA. Signed by the Artist. Los Angeles: Self-Published, 1964. First Edition 1/400. 12mo. Printed Wrappers with Glassine. Artist's Book. Fine./Fine.. np (48pp), 16 b&w illustrations. Published in 1964, "Various Small Fires and Milk" is Edward Ruscha's second photographically illustrated artist book - a humorous cataloguing of flames and a glass of milk. A bright white, most handsome copy of the exceedingly uncommon first edition (entry B2 in Siri Engberg's "Edward Ruscha: Editions 1959-1999" which is also cited on pages 198-201 of The Hasselblad Center's "The Open Book" and 140 of Martin Parr and Gerry Badger's "The Photobook: A History Volume II") BOLDLY SIGNED "Ed Ruscha" in blue ink across the top of the front free endpaper in the publisher's beautifully preserved glassine. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 022407&

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        Oblomov [Signed]

      Published by New Lyric, Hammersmith, London First performance 6th October 1964. Souvenir theatre programme 8½" x 6¼" 16 pp. and promotional flyer 7½" x 5". SIGNED by the author 'Spike Milligan' ivory card laid in. A play by Riccardo Aragno, based on the novel by Goncharov. Starring Spike Milligan, Bill Owen and Joan Greenwood. Oblomov was produced in October 1964 as Milligan's first serious play to an audience expecting such, it was a failure and only ran for five weeks. To save the day, Milligan ad-libbed and turned it into a comedy. It was rerun and two months later transferred to the Comedy Theatre entitled 'Son of Oblomov', this was to become highly successful. Programme with light creases and in VG condition, flyer in Fine condition. Very scarce. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Wohl Wien, 21. IV. 1964. - ¾ S. Gr.-4to. Mit eh. adr. Kuvert. An den seinerzeitigen Theaterkritiker der Wiener "Presse", Gotthard Böhm: "Ausgezeichnet und jedes Lobes - auch im Sprachlichen! - würdig ist Ihre kurze Formulierung dessen, was ich gesagt habe! Da gibt's amal garnix! Jedoch: es hat richtig zu heißen mäanderartig, nicht meanderartig. Mit dem hier anklingenden Neandertal hat das nicht im geringsten zu tun. Das Wort kommt von der Bezeichnung eines Flusses in Karien, der Mäandros hieß [folgt der Name in griechischen Buchstaben] und schon in der Ilias und bei Herodot vorkömmt. Aus der Schreibung antiker Namen muß ich Ihnen also leider diesmal einen Pinsch geben [.]".

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        The Prydain Cycle: The Book of Three; The Black Cauldron; The Castle of Llyr; Taran Wanderer; and The High King

      NY: Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1964-1968. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine. First editions, first printings. Five volumes. The complete set of the Prydain Cycle. The books are all in near fine condition. 'The Black Cauldron' is in a pictorial library binding; the others are printed paper over boards. None of the dustwrappers are price-clipped; the prices range from $3.75 for 'The Book of Three' to $4.50 for 'The High King'. All dustwrappers are first state; the dustwrapper of 'The High King' does not yet have the Newbery sticker. The dustwrappers are lightly sunned on the spines, with some roughness at the edges and folds else they are very good to near fine.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        Royal Garden Blues. Lithographies de Bertholo, Klasen, Rancillac, Télémaque, Voss

      Michel Cass?Paris: Michel Cassé, 1964. Livre. Illus. by René Bertholo -Peter Klasen - Bernard Rancillac - Hervé Télémaque - Jan Voss. Parfait. En Feuilles. Signé par l'illustrateur. Edition originale. In-4. Paris, Michel Cassé, 1964. 26 x 26 cm, in-4, 16 ff. n. ch. dont 3 bl. - 10 lithographies originales en couleurs signées hors texte, en feuilles sous chemise cartonnée imprimée et illustrée au palladium sur fond noir, étui. Edition originale et premier tirage des 10 lithographies de ces cinq artistes emblématiques de l'alors tout jeune mouvement de la figuration narrative. Tirage à 100 exemplaires, celui-ci l'un des 99 sur vélin de Rives (n° 81). Toutes les lithographies sont signées par les artistes, qui ont également, ainsi que Jean-Jacques Lévêque, signé l'ouvrage au colophon. Bel exemplaire. (MONOD, 7165).

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Kipling and India. An Inquiry into the nature and extent of Kipling's knowledge of the Indian Sub-Continent

      East Pakistan: The University of Dacca, 1964. 181pp. Seemingly water damage to boards, but may just be a manufacturing issue. Overall VG internally with one or two marks to pages. Dustjacket worn at edges. Scarce. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/Good.

      [Bookseller: Dark and Stormy Night Books]
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        The most perilous voyage : screenplay by Curt Siodmak

      No Publisher, 1964. 1st Edition in this form. Very good copy in the original card wrappers; edges slightly dust-dulled and nicked. Staple bound. The pages are in a very clean condition, with no internal marks. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Very good copy in the original card wrappers; edges slightly dust-dulled and nicked. Staple bound. The pages are in a very clean condition, with no internal marks. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered.

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        Jill. A Novel

      London: Faber and Faber,, 1964. Octavo. Original red-brown cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Some very minor rubbing to extremities, spotting to top edge of text block, paper flaw to edge of page 145. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with faded spine panel and a little toning of the lower panel. Second edition, with the author's corrections. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To John – my scourge & defender: affectionately, Philip". The recipient, John Saville (1916–2009), was a a friend and colleague of Larkin at the University of Hull and one of the most influential labour historians of the 20th-century. Presentation copies of Jill, in either the first or second edition, are uncommon. This is the only one we have handled, and the last copy at auction appeared in 1989.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Noble contrée *

      A. & P. Gonin, Lausanne 1964. - En feuilles sous double emboîtage 26 x 21, couverture rempliée illustrée d'un motif gravé sur cuivre. Exemplaire de tête, après l'unique pré-cité, enrichi:- d'un poème autographe inédit de 24 vers de l'auteur, signé et dédicacé.- d'un dessin original au crayon, signé et dédicacé par l'artiste, couvrant la page de faux-titre et figurant un taureau sous la lune.Sans la suite signée annoncée.Ce recueil d'hommage au pays valaisan, publié à l'occasion du 150 ème anniversaire de l'entrée du canton dans la confédération, s'ouvre sur un poème de Rilke. Imprimé par André Kundig. (Giroud 35) Édition en partie originale. L'un des 26 exemplaires lettrés (R) signé par les auteurs et l'éditeur, outre l'exemplaire unique avec les dessins originaux et 203 exemplaires ordinaires dont 50 hors-commerce.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First Edition. Very Good +/Very Good +. True first issue of this children's classic with the six line colophon on the last page of the book and no isbn number on the dust jacket. Book is Very Good+ with clean boards and bright gilt, but spotting to the top-stain and foxing/soiling to the page block. Internal contents clean and complete, with the occasional crease from a turned corner. Dust jacket also Very Good+ with light wear at the extremities and along flap folds and with mild scuff marks on the front panel. Originally published in the US three years before being published in the UK. Dahl';s charming story of the boy who found a golden ticket and inherits the world';s greatest candy factory from the eccentric chocolatier, Willy Wonka. Very Good + in Very Good +. dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        The Law Practice of Alexander Hamilton, Documents and Commentary. Five Volumes [complete]

      Columbia University Press New York 1964-81 - Original cloth, a very good set in slightly worn dustjackets The highly praised edition of Hamilton's miraculously surviving law papers, printing for the first time his treatise on New York practice, his law register and cashbook, and providing us with eye-opening glimpses of his practice, civil and criminal [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Goya: Engavings and Lithographs, Catalogue raisonné (2 Vol Set)

      Oxford: Bruno Cassirer, 1964 Hardcover original 1964 Bruno Cassirer/Oxford 1st Ed, complete 2-Vol set, excellent copies with beautiful tipped-in plate reproductions, many in foldout, no markings, no dust jackets, minor shelf wear & soil to orange buckram cloth boards, slight sun to spines & wear to corner tips, Vol 2 hinge astarting but binding firm & not shaken, an overall very nice clean tight set of the scarce Bruno Cassirer First Edition (18075) . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Nighttown Books]
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        Manuel bibliographique des sciences psychiques ou occultes [Complete in 3 vols]

      Nieuwkoop : B. De Graff 1964 - Physical description. : 3 v. ; 20 cm. Notes: Reimpression of L. Dorbon, Paris 1912, ed. Dates of available copies: 1912. Contents: v.1. A-D - v.2. E-L - v.3. M-Z. Summary: "Reunion de plusieurs bibliographies partielles et de catalogues, celebres mais peu communs, fondus en un seul corps aussi homogene que possible." --Pref. Limited edition of 300 copies. Subject: Occultism - Bibliography. Language: French Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked green cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Provenance: From the library of L. P. Coomer with personalized bookplate to front pastedown. Additional scans available upon request. 1 Kg. Fine Facsimile Reprint - Limited edition of 300 copies [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        Hush ... Hush, Sweet Charlotte (Original screenplay for the 1964 film)

      Los Angeles, CA: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1964. Final Draft script for the 1964 film. & & Winner of the Edgar Award, and nominated for seven Academy Awards, including Best Cinematography. Robert Aldrich's followup to "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?" which, despite a troubled production, was an even bigger success.& & Blue studio wrappers, noted as Final on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped production No. 44, dated May 11, 1964. Title page present, rubber stamped copy No. 63. 139 leaves, mimeograph, with blue, pink, green, yellow, goldenrod, and brown revision pages throughout, dated variously between 5-12-64 and 9-25-64. Pages and wrapper with some dampstaining along the bottom edge (affecting front and rear wrapper, and preliminary leaves at front and rear). else Very Good, internally bound with three gold brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Chitty Chitty Bang Bang The Magical Car

      London: Jonathan Cape, , 1964–5. Adventure Number One, Two and Three. 3 vols. Octavo. Original illustrated boards, titles to front covers and spines in black, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jackets. Illustrated throughout by John Burningham. Spines lightly bumped, edges tonred, dust jackets lightly nicked to corners. First editions, first impressions.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        STRANGE RELATIONS

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd,. 1964. boards.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a touch of tanning to spine. panel. (#140075). First British (and first hardcover) edition. Signed inscription by Farmer to a British book collector on the front free endpaper. Collects five stories including "My Sister's Brother," a 1961 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-161. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2190-94.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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