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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.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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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.

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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.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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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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        Dinny Gordon Junior [with] Original Dust Jacket Art

      Macrae Smith 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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        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.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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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.

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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&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        VARIOUS SMALL FIRES AND MILK - SIGNED BY EDWARD RUSCHA

      Self-Published, Los Angeles. 1964 (1970). - 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 1970 second 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 "Edward Ruscha" in black ink across the top of the front free endpaper in the publisher's beautifully preserved glassine wrapper. 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. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        VARIOUS SMALL FIRES AND MILK

      (RUSCHA, EDWARD). Ruscha, Edward. VARIOUS SMALL FIRES AND MILK. Los Angeles. 1964 (1970).: Self-Published, Second Edition 1/3000. 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 example of the 1970 second 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") in a beautifully preserved glassine wrapper. 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: 022411&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA]
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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 [.]".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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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.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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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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        Lunch Poems

      San Francisco: City Lights, (1964). Faintest tanning at the spine, else particularly fresh and fine in printed orange and blue wrappers. Gorgeous copy.. First Edition. Square octavo. 1500 copies printed. Number nineteen of The Pocket Poets Series, published by City Lights. O'Hara's most enduring and best-known work, capturing the tone of the New York art and literary world during the nascent years of the Mad Men era.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        You Only Live Twice. (a James Bond novel)

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1964., 1964. First Impression, First State. Finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe for Asprey of London in full black goatskin with Japanese gilt endpapers, a.e.g. A beautiful copy. Light foxing to first few leaves, else a fine copy. The last title in what has become known as the 'Blofeld' trilogy. Gilbert, Jon; Ian Fleming: The Bibliography (2012).

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        The Naked Lunch

      London: John Calder, (1964). Top corners lightly bumped, small edge dent; near fine in a close to near fine jacket, bit soiled at the rear panel, very lightly darkened at the spine.. First UK Edition. SIGNED by Burroughs, briefly inscribed, and dated in 1992. "Junk is the mold of monopoly and possession.

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        Chitty Chitty Bang bang - Volume Two - Signed By the Illustrator John Burningham

      Jonathan Cape, London 1964 - HARDBACK - The book is in very good condition. The boards are very clean, but with a small bump to the bottom corner of the front board. The inner pages are very clean and free of foxing. There is a small owners name to the title page. THE BOOK HAS BEEN SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR JOHN BURNINGHAM to the title page. The dust wrapper is in very good condition. There is a very small tear to the spine tip, and the dust wrapper has been neatly price clipped. Both book and wrapper are in very nice condition. Signed by the books illustrator. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        A MOVEABLE FEAST

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

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        You Only Live Twice (a James Bond novel)

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1964, 1964. FIRST EDITION, FIRST STATE, BINDING A. Pp.256. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards with silver titles to spine and Japanese characters in gilt to upper, bamboo patterned endpapers, in original pictorial dustwrapper by Richard Chopping. With 'First Published 1964' on the copyright page. Some wear, edges toned, spine leaning, jacket with a few short tears and some abrasion; very good. This copy features one of the earliest jackets, entirely untrimmed and with extra wide jacket flaps, printed on the heavier stock. Such jackets are considered FINAL PROOF STATE, used to check the look and spacing of text etc. before printing began in earnest. The subsequent jackets had slimmer flaps with an angled corner cut, and were printed on regular dust-jacket stock. A rare variant, housed in an attractive quarter leather box. A12a (1.1).

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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