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2009-09-19 08:53:04
BERRYMAN, John
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1964). First Edition. cloth. Cloth a bit faded and lightly spotted. Dustwrapper soiled with small chips at the spine tips. Very Good in a Very Good dustwrapper. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Berryman with what amounts to a short letter: "To Anne/and to Chis--if, as Kate & I/hope without knowing anything really/about it, you have got together/again. We were bitterly sorry to/hear--from William, not in the least/as gossip--of your separation./Whatever is happening or does,let/me wish you a restoration of the/happiness I so admired in you on/Mr. Frost's last summer./Affectionately/John/The Abbott Hospital/Minneapolis 3,Minn./22 April '64." The book was published in April 1964 and awarded the Pulitzer Prize in May 1965. The recipients--Anne and Chis--are both referred to in Dream Song 38, contained in this volume, a poem about Robert Frost's death. The Abbott Hospital was a place of refuge for Berryman when overwhelmed by his alcoholism. "In hospitals he found his society," Saul Bellow wrote in his introduction to RECOVERY, Berryman's only novel. "University colleagues were often more philistine, less tolerant of poets than were alcoholics or suicidal girls."
Bookseller: Charles Agvent
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2009-09-16 21:38:20
Contributors, Multiple
Concrete Publications, London, 1964. 456 pages. Frequently illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings. Topics include: New Dams in the UK; New Marine and Riverside Structures; Loading Tests on Large Bored Piles in Clay; New Zealand House, London; Some New Ecclesiastical Structures; The Economic Design of Members Subjected to Shearing (Ultimate-load Method) - parts I and II; Concrete Structures in Israel; The Principal Post-Tensioning Systems for Prestressed Concrete; Loading Tests on Deep Bored Cylinder Foundations; Precast construction of a training college; Prize-winning Designs for a Motorway Bridge; Research on Concrete Members Reinforced with Deformed Bars; The Inelastic Space Frame - Prestressed Concrete; Concrete Construction at Tinsley Park Steelworks; Construction of Student Hostels; The Counteraction of the Self-weight of Prestressed Concrete Beams; Pressures in Containers of Granular Materials - Parts I and II; Reconstruction of Benghazi Harbour; Model to Determine Temperature Effects on a Cylindrical Structure; A Specification for Concrete; Effects of Oiling and Grouping Prestressed Wires; Continuous Bridges on Elastic Supports; Developments in Foundation Engineering; Progress at Nuclear Power Stations; Removable Wide-slab Construction of a Car-Parking Building; Stresses in Stiffening Beams of Skewed-slab Bridges; A Theory of Bonding - Parts I, II and III; Extensions at Gatwick Airport; Research by the German Committee for Reinforced Concrete; The Design of Concrete Hinges; Installing Pipe-lines by the Thrusting Process; Critical Loads of Pla … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: RareNonFiction, IOBA [Ladysmith, BC, Canada]
2009-09-11 02:28:41
BOULLE PIERRE
London: Secker, 1964 first English translation and edition, DW not price clipped, light rubbing to corners, spine sun faded to the background, 40mm split at head of upper joint, small split at tail of both joints, light wear at spine ends, BOOK pencil notations to fep, light spotting to closed edges, slight spine lean, 223pp The original story later made into the film Planet of the Apes with Charlton Heston . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Margaret Eastoe. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.
Bookseller: Fortuna Books [NZL]
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2009-09-06 18:18:17
WESTHEIMER, David
1964. WESTHEIMER, David. VON RYAN'S EXPRESS. [No place]: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, 1963. Folio: punch-bound pages. Original First Draft Screenplay (dated July 18, 1963) for the 1965 movie, starring Frank Sinatra and Trevor Howard. Based of Westheimer's novel, the screenplay is co-written by Westheimer and Saul David. This particular screenplay belonged to Westheimer with "Property of David Westheimer. Please Return" (apparently in his hand) written on the front cover and additionally signed by Westheimer on the title page. Good (edges worn with short tears & small chips, little chipping spine). A fragile item! Enclosed in a custom-designed, leather and cloth clam-shell box, with a gilt-worked spine and "Von Ryan's Express" in relief on the front cover. A one-of-a-kind item! $1500.00. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antic Hay Books [Asbury Park, NJ, U.S.A.]
2009-09-05 21:09:27
Mitchell, Adrian (Julian Mitchell's Copy)
London: Jonathan Cape, 1964. Original Cloth. First Edition, First Printing. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. With the ownership inscription of novelist and editor Julian Mitchell on the front free endpaper. This item is part of our Catalogue 8: Poems Plays Pictures Portraits Pamphlets Photographs Paraphernalia, a copy of which you can download at ygrbooks.ch. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Yves G. Rittener - YGRbookS [Zürich, Switzerland]
2009-09-03 21:45:16
ELLISON, Ralph
New York: Random House, 1964. First edition. Small spots on the top edge else fine in fine dustwrapper with a few tiny spots on the rear panel. Advance Review Copy with slip and photo of the author laid in. The second book by the author of *Invisible Man*; this is a collection of essays written over two decades. A title which has become scarce in the past few years. Fine in Fine jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.]
2009-08-25 01:07:37
Heyer, Georgette.
1964. 4th printing.- (= PAN books).- On pre-title inscribed by the author. on title notice by former owner signed London 26-6-68".- The paper is lightly browning, else a good copy. Versand D: 4,50 EUR Signed Books
Bookseller: Antiquariat Dieter Eckert [Bremen, Germany]
2009-08-22 15:01:45
Updike, John.
New York:: Alfred A. Knopf. (1964).. First edition. SIGNED by the author, "John Updike Beverly Farms, MA." Adapted and Illustrated by John Updike and Warren Chappell. The Gibraltar edition (logo on back cover) in pictorial dark green boards and white end papers (Knopf regular edition in red cloth and pictorial endpapers) with very light rubbing to tips, otherwise a fine copy, as issued without dust jacket, and scarce thus. This issue was published simultaneously with the Knopf trade edition in cloth and dust jacket and the Knopf orange pictorial boards edition, also issued without dust jacket (although it's possible the orange came later.) Unusual for Updike to note his hometown when signing. .
Bookseller: Quill & Brush
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2009-08-19 23:14:11
Queen, Ellery [Manfred B. Lee & Frederic Dannay]
New York; Random House, 1964. First edition, stated first printing. (5), 191, (1, 1 blank) pp. Publisher's decorated boards with pictorial dustjacket, blue top edge. The jacket slightly soiled at rear, chipped at spine ends and corners, and with two tape mendings on the inside. Light fading of spine ends and top and bottom edges of the boards, spine's head a trifle bumped. Contents fine. Inscribed: ''To Jan Broberg - with the best wishes fr. 'Ellery Queen'.'' With a letter to the same recipient mounted on front endpaper, appr. 100 words, dated August 26, 1972 and signed by Danney, who tells about the death of his wife, and expresses his gratitude for a book he has received from Broberg: ''...your book, ''Mordisk familjebok'', reached me safely, and I am extremely glad to add it to my personal library. [...]... I have only one regret about your books - I only wish they were in English! [...] I am honored that EQ has been chosen by the Swedish Academy of Detective Fiction for a Grand Master Diploma. Please convey my deepest thanks to all your colleagues.'' Broberg is one of the leading Swedish experts on crime fiction and co-founder of the Swedish Academy of Detective Fiction (Svenska Deckarakademin)
Bookseller: Patrik Andersson Antikvariat
2009-08-12 19:42:39
Hall, Richard H.
Washington DC: National Investigations Committee on Aerial Phenomena [NICAP], 1964 Washington, D.C.: National Investigations Committee on Aerial Phenomena [NICAP], 1964. First Edition. Quarto, printed wraps, 184 pp. Light marginal toning, just a touch of spine roughening (though spine is complete), faint soiling, a few passages highlighted in yellow. Overall, a solid Very Good, perhaps a bit better. True first edition of the widely-acknowledged masterwork of NICAP and UFOlogy luminary Richard Hall. Without any doubt, this was the earliest treatment of UFOs of its kind - scholarly, text-dense, information packed, with charts, diagrams, sketches, tables, statistics, and more. An opus that clearly required long - and objective and focused - manhours. Reprinted in 1997 by Barnes & Noble, this memorable artifact is soon to be extinct as a first edition, in any condition. L 105
Bookseller: Singularity Rare & Fine
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2009-08-01 04:59:43
Kesey, Ken
Viking Press, 1964. Book. First first printing, first state. Blue/white cloth binding, blue & green titles & decoration, green topstain. Book very good plus with light aging to cloth and a few pages curled very slightly at top corner. Viking logo on half title page. First state DJ good, with miscredited photo (Hank Krangler) on back but with a rather unsightly 1"x1-1.2" open tear at bottom of front panel over the title and a couple of closed tears at head of spine. 628 pp. Near Fine in Good jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: citynightsbooks [Allston, MA, U.S.A.]
2009-07-21 09:54:14
POLITI, LEO
POLITI, LEO. POLITI,LEO. LITO AND THE CLOWN. NY: Charles Scribner's Sons (1964 A). 8 1/4 x 10 1/4", cloth, Fine in sl. worn dust wrapper. 1st edition. THIS COPY IS INSCRIBED TO A PERSONAL FRIEND AND DATED NEW YEARS EVE 1964, EMBELLISHED WITH WATERCOLORS OF BALLOOONS. Lito could not be happy until he found his kitten. Brightly illus. in color on every page.
Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. [U.S.A.]
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2009-07-20 14:35:54
ATTWELL, Mabel Lucie.
Not later than, 1964. Original artwork in ink and watercolour. Approx. 8 ¾ x 12 inches. A fine drawing of a child being carried away in a wicker basket aided by leprechauns, pixies and fairies. Mounted, glazed and framed. Original Lucie Attwell Limited label pasted to reverse of frame stating. Rights: Lucie Attwell 2/6 Picture story Book. Purchased by: Messrs. Dean & Son Ltd. Date: November 1965.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
2009-07-12 23:00:55
MOORE, Marianne). TAMBIMUTTU, editor
New York: Tambimuttu & Mass, 1964. First edition. Near fine, with the spine lettering in the second state, in very good dustwrapper with modest wear and age-toning. Inscribed by the editor to Richard Biddle: "For Dick who helped greatly with this book from Tambi. 24 March '65." Biddle is mentioned in the acknowledgements. Contributors include Robert Lowell, Babette Deutsch, May Swenson, James Laughlin, Allen Tate, Kathleen Raine, Vernon Watkins, Allen Ginsberg, Ruthven Todd, Howard Moss, Robert Penn Warren, David Ignatow, Herbert Cahoon, Stanley Kunitz, James T. Farrell, and others. Fifteen black and white drawings, most of which are by Laurence Scott and Peggy Bacon. Dustwrapper design by Leonard Baskin. Near Fine in Very Good jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.]
2009-07-12 23:00:55
MOORE, Marianne). TAMBIMUTTU, editor
New York: Tambimuttu & Mass, 1964. First edition. Fine, with the spine lettering in the second state, in near fine dustwrapper with two very small chips. Inscribed by Moore: "For G.B.M. Marianne Moore Nov. 9 1966." Advance Review Copy with slip laid in. Contributors include Robert Lowell, Babette Deutsch, May Swenson, James Laughlin, Allen Tate, Kathleen Raine, Vernon Watkins, Allen Ginsberg, Ruthven Todd, Howard Moss, Robert Penn Warren, David Ignatow, Herbert Cahoon, Stanley Kunitz, James T. Farrell, and others. Fifteen black and white drawings, most of which are by Laurence Scott and Peggy Bacon. Dustwrapper design by Leonard Baskin. Fine in Near Fine jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.]
2009-07-07 15:48:51
Kestner-Gesellschaft And Hundertwasser
Hannover, Germany: Kestner-Gesellschaft, 1964. Monograph. 15 x 22 cm. Ill. color lithographic reproductions. Spine defect; text block loose in wraps. Presentation copy to Herschel Chipp signed by artist on title page. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts [U.S.A.]
2009-07-04 12:29:04
Klein, William. [Preface by Maurice Pingaet]
New York : Crown Publishers, 1964. 9, [1], 15-184 pp. ; 32 cm. ; folio ; illustrated with 183 black and white photographs ; 28 cm. ; LCCN: 64-21769 ; OCLC: 1691744 ; LC: DS896.5; Dewey: 915.2135 ; black cloth with red and white lettering, in like-colored dustjacket ; edge wear to dustjacket ; slight edge wear to bottom of spine ; black ink mark-through of two lines on front ep ; This is one of the epoch-making photojournalistic photo-essays by photographer William Klein--who also photo-documented Moscow, New York and Rome as pa rt of this series--whose photos cut through the Japanese masks of tatame and hone to reveal the inner character of the Japanese people. ; A monumental photographic achievement that forever changed the approach to photojournalism ; text in English ; scarce ; VG/G [Attributes: Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Joseph Valles - Books [Stockbridge, GA, U.S.A.]
2009-07-02 08:07:33
Levine, Philip
Second Press Book, Iowa City. Iowa City: Second Press Book, 1964. 1st Edition. Soft cover. 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library [Montreal, QC, Canada]
2009-06-22 10:38:09
Watts, Charlie, [Of the Rolling Stones]
London: Beat Publications, 1964. unpaginated, colour illustrations. Original white paper-covered boards, printed in black with photograph and facsimile signature of Charlie Watts to the rear board. Binding very good with a little general wear and a little rubbing to extremities and spine, slightly worn to the head/tail of the spine. Contents clean and tight, neat signature of previous owner to the front paste-down "Pauline Haynes March 1965), the tipped in price of Seven Shillings has been removed but the stub is still present, minimal foxing. A very good tight copy of the original, extremely scarce edition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No dust Jacket. 12mo.
Bookseller: LOE BOOKS [Launceston, United Kingdom]
2009-06-22 10:38:09
[ROLLING STONES] WATTS, Charlie (born 1941).
Bookseller: Adrian Harrington [UNITED KINGDOM]
2009-06-20 15:11:11
Adams, Ansel
Carmel, CA, 1964 Carmel, California, 1964. Ansel Adams typed letter signed [TLS]. Two horizontal folds and one slight vertical fold to letter, else about fine. Photo is fine. Lengthy, warm, full-page letter from Ansel Adams - dated January 8, 1964, and on his letterhead - to "I.R." (Irving Robbins, a noted California collector). Not written to a stranger; in it, Adams apologizes for being ill at their last meeting and promises to be "full of beans" next time. Also referenced in the letter is another notable California photographer, aerial photographic artist and author William Garnett, about whom Adams says: "He is a GREAT photographer ! I am sure no one has approached him in creative work from the air." Signed, of course, at the close. The photograph, entitled Rocks and Limpets, Point Lobos, 1963, is on folding photographic card stock, with "Virginia & Ansel Adams" printed on the cover, and was executed by Lawton Kennedy, engraving by the Walter J. Mann Company, from an enlargement of a Polaroid Land 4 x 5 Type 55 P.N. Negative. Unique aggregation. Photo is in fine condition. L-32
Bookseller: Singularity Rare & Fine [U.S.A.]
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2009-06-13 20:41:02
FOOTE, Horton and Otto Preminger
Single page carbon dated 18 November 1964, Signed by both Horton Foote and Otto Preminger. The contract concerns Foote's payments for the screenplay for the film *Hurry Sundown*, indicating that the they go directly to his agents at the Lucy Kroll Agency. Near Fine. [Attributes: Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.]
2009-05-31 16:07:25
Nicholson, Colonel G. W. L.
Government of Newfoundland 1964 - 1st Edition. xix,614pp. Octavo. Colour frontispiece, illustrations in text from photos and sketch maps, and 5 folding colour maps. Original pictorial cloth with endpaper maps; minor stains to margins of a few leaves.Gallipoli campaign of 1915. good to very good The Royal Newfoundland Regiment originated in 1795 and distinquished itself in world war one as one of the only North American units to fight in the Gallipoli campaign of 1915. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC
2009-05-21 15:49:55
Vogué & Schefer, editors, et al.
Bruxelles: Culture et Civilisation, 1964. Complete set of twelve volumes of this important resource for Medieval scholars. Full brown cloth, gilt titles, some edgewear, each volume has an unobtrusive institutional rubberstamp on the front pastedown and title page, volume XI is slightly warped. Text in French & Latin; reprints of the 1893 to 1911 scholarly journal which in turn studied and reprinted primary medieval source documents & letters. Over 5,000 pages. Large, heavy, scarce set.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Large Octavo. Set.
Bookseller: Bookworks [U.S.A.]
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2009-05-13 01:53:30
BRAUTIGAN, Richard
NY: Grove Press, 1964. Book shows very minor soiling to page edges and the slightest bit of wear to bottom spine end. Overall, a beautiful copy of this first edition of the author's first novel. The true first edition with $3.95 and no statement of the first printing on the copyright page. Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Michael J. Toth, Bookseller, ABAA [Springtown, PA, U.S.A.]
2009-05-09 12:38:33
Vida Chenoweth
Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1964. Dust Wrapper over Red boards with Black titling to the Spine. 7½" x 8½". 105pp. Index. Bibliography. | First Edition (First Printing).Illustrated by way of: Black & White Drawings; Musical scores; <br For more photos or information, use the «Ask Bookseller» button and I'll be pleased to help. The book is in stock and ships from the rustic nirvana of Peasedown St. John, near Bath, England from a long-established bookseller - guaranteed by my reputation and the UK Distance Selling Act. Remember! BUYING THIS BOOK means my Jack Russells get their supper! Condition :: Very Good - in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with heavier tanning to the spine. Boards slightly sprung. Previous owners' inscription to the first blank. The pages are somewhat tanned, if tight, and a little musty. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: BookLovers of Bath [Peasedown St. John, BATH, United Kingdom]
2009-04-30 16:47:27
LE CLEZIO, J.M.G. (Jean-Marie Gustave) SIGNED and DATED 2009 by Author, NOBEL LAUREATE; Translated from French by Daphne Woodward; Jacket Design by Jonathan Nicholl
London: Hamish Hamilton. SIGNED HARDCOVER, First Published in Great Britain, 1964. RARE SIGNED FIRST BOOK OF NOBEL PRIZE WINNER for LITERATURE, 2008. ORIGINAL TICKET STUB FROM 2009 SIGNING INCLUDED. Le Clézio began writing at the age of seven; his first work was a book about the sea. He achieved very early success at age 23 when his first novel Le Procès-Verbal (The Interrogation) earned him the Prix Renaudot and was shortlisted for the Prix Goncourt. Lovely small book with decorative DJ. Sturdy DJ unclipped; covered in mylar; has a short closed tear on back top; light rub mark on top spine corner; tiny chips on two corners. Book is covered in navy blue cloth and has gold lettering on spine; appears to be unread. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Shepardson Bookstall [Brookline, MA, U.S.A.]
2009-04-20 18:53:15
Welty, Eudora:
New York: Harcourt, [1964].. Large octavo. Pictorial cloth. Illustrations. Fine in dust jacket. First edition. Inscribed and signed by the author, and with her characteristic insertion of the missing musical stave and lyrics on page 72. POLK A14:1.
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-
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2009-04-15 16:34:10
Schuyler, James & Elmslie, Kenward
American Theater for Poets, New York, 1964. First edition of this scarce New York School piece. Near fine in stapled decorated wrappers. Includes a poem by Alan S. Morrow followed by a four page play by Schuyler and Elmslie. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member ABAA [Woodbridge, CT, U.S.A.]
2009-04-10 17:11:23
SAVILLE, Malcolm
Newnes, London 1964 - Illustrated by Terence Freeman. Slight foxing on page fore-edge, otherwise a bright copy; dustjacket not price-clipped, but very slightly worn at edges, & with small grease (?) stain at bottom corner of front panel. Dustjacket protected in removable clear film Used - Very Good. VG hardback in VG dustjacket [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Cotswold Internet Books
2009-04-10 11:54:54
BOCCACCIO Giovanni -
Firenze, Nerbini, 1964, 4to br. cop. ill. col. pp. 461 con ill. in nero e col. n.t. e f.t.
Bookseller: Libreria Piani già Naturalistica Snc [Monte San Pietro, BO, Italy]
2009-04-06 19:12:36
Burroughs, Edgar Rice
Canaveral Press, 1964. with dust jacket NF/NF FIRST EDITION, illustratedy by Reed Crandall, 236 pages, lime green decorated boards ** some light rubbing on upper left hand corder of cover, several pin sized brown spots where spine and front cover join.** dj is cream with green illustration and chocolate brown printing on front, title on spine is in Green,. **dj has very light wear on edges and a small smudge on back. this book is in fabulous condition. origianl price which is still in tact was 3.50. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Reed Crandall. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Bookseller: UnEarthly Books
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2009-04-05 00:58:58
MOLINO W. -
1964. Copertina illustrata a colori in fascicolo originale completo de "La Domenica del Corriere" del 6/09/1964
Bookseller: Libreria Piani già Naturalistica Snc [Monte San Pietro, BO, Italy]
2009-04-01 08:18:01
BRENNAN, JOSEPH PAYNE
SAUK CITY, WISCONSIN: ARKHAM HOUSE PUBLISHERS,INC, PUB 1964. SAUK CITY, WISCONSIN: ARKHAM HOUSE PUBLISHERS,INC. F/VG+. PUB 1964. FIRST EDITION. ISBN: ONE OF 500 COPIES / FRANK UTPATEL DUST JACKET ILLUSTRATION. BOOK IS AS NEW. D.J. HAS A TRACE OF RUB AT THE CORNERS AND SPINE ENDSAND IS SLIGHTLY RUBBED DOWN THE CENTER OF THE SPINE PANEL WHICH IS NOTFADED. A VERY NICE CLEAN, AND TIGHT COPY. D.J. IS NOT PRICE-CLIPPED.. Keywords: POETRY, INVISIBLE, ABCDEF.
Bookseller: JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS [BURLINGTON, WI, U.S.A.]
2009-03-25 13:43:11
Duncan, Robert
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1964 First Printing of the First Edition with a Black Oak Books promotional card laid in, announcing that "Robert Duncan will sign copies of his new book, GROUND WORK, Sunday, July 29, 2-4pm". Signed and inscribed by Robert Duncan: "For Stephen Ronan / on the Black Oak Book Party / for ground work / Robert Duncan." The book is in near fine condition, with light wear; and in a very good dust jacket, with light paper loss to corners and spine ends, and light edge wear.
Bookseller: Idler Fine Books
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2009-03-23 09:50:33
ESPINOSA (Isidro Félix de)
Crónica de los Colegios de Propaganda Fide de la Nueva España. New edition with notes and introduction by Lino G. Canedo.- Madrid, Raycar, 1964; en 4º plena pasta española, CII-972 pp. - 2 h. 19 láminas. Edición en tirada de 750, nuestro ejemplar pertenece a los 100 numerados en papel especial (nº 98).
Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA SANZ [MADRID, Spain]
2009-03-19 17:59:53
Glasstone, Samuel: Editor
USA: The United States Atomic Energy Commission, 1964. USA: The United States Atomic Energy Commission. Paperback. 730 pages. Index. Abundant black and white photography. "There is a need for widespread public understanding of the best information available on the effects of nuclear weapons. The purpose of this book is to present as accurately as possible, within the limits of national security, a comprehensive summary of this information." - from Foreward. Chapters include: General Principles of Nuclear Explosions; Descriptions of Nuclear Explosions; Air Blast Phenomena; Air Blast Loading and Target Response; Structural Damage from Air Blast; Effects of Surface and Subsurface Bursts; Thermal Radiation and its effects; Initial Nuclear Radiation; Residual Nuclear Radiation and Fallout; Radio and Radar Effects; Effects on Personnel; Principles of Protection. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Please note: Bomb Effects Computer not included. A well-travelled yet sound copy. . Fair. 1964. Revised.
Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com [Canada]
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2009-03-17 08:16:35
Le Carre, John
Coward-McCann, New York 1964 - 1st US Edition - Stated Third Impression. Light brown boards with red cloth spine. DJ rubbed with shelf edge wear and sunning at spine, price-clipped. SIGNED by John Le Carre on a bookplate affixed to front end page (signature only). Also SIGNED by actress CLAIRE BLOOM on a bookplate on front end page (Bloom played Elizabeth Gold in Martin Ritt film version of novel--name changed to Nan Perry in film). Also includes a bookplate SIGNED by ANTHONY HARVEY (edited the film version) attached to first half-title page. Also includes a small color photo attached to second half-title page SIGNED by actor ROBERT HARDY (who played Dick Carlton). Also laid-in is a bookplate SIGNED by actor GEORGE MILELL (who played German Checkpoint Guard). Also laid-in is a card SIGNED by MARTIN RITT (the 1965 film's Director). Special copy for the Le Carre-Spy Who Came In fan or collector. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Daniel Montemarano
2009-03-17 04:23:35
BRUWER, André J. (ed.)
Springfield IL, Charles C Thomas Publisher, IL: Charles C Thomas Publisher,, 1964 - . Complete in 2 volumes. XXI,1020; XI,1021-2059 p., illustrations, hardbound with dustjacket (Volume 1 signed by Bruwer, endpapers browned as usual, else very good) [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Boek & Glas
2009-03-17 02:17:16
Knowles, John
Macmillan Publishing Company, New York 1964 - VG+/VG. 1st Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED and inscribed by author on fly-leaf page: "To Dan- With all best thoughts- John Knowles, Southampton, L.I., December 20, 1983". Page age-toning. DJ rubbed and soiled with shelf edge wear and small stain on top corner. DJ design by Paul Bacon. $4.95 price on DJ flap. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Daniel Montemarano
2009-03-17 02:17:16
KNOWLES, John
Macmillan, New York. First edition. A small spot on the spine and a little foxing, a near fine copy in a spine-darkened, near very good dustwrapper. Ownership signature of the photographer Arnold Newman who is credited with the author photograph of Knowles on the front panel. Inscribed by Knowles: "To Arnold -- With every good wish from his friend, Jack Knowles. New York. Jan. 10, 1964." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.]
2009-03-16 03:10:55
Lyndon Johnson
Bookseller: The Raab Collection [Ardmore, PA, U.S.A.]
2009-03-15 09:14:35
Fleming, Ian
Jonathan Cape, Norwich, 1964. 48 pp.; HB w/DJ.Pages: clean, bright, tight, decorative eps. Cover: white w/green car driving across, black titles front and spine, blue block front announces adventure number 2; t.e. and b.e. foxed, bumps bottom back and top front edges, a little wear along bottom edge and heel. DJ: unclipped in Brodart (original 10s 6d net shows), same as cover; tiny delam to heel, tiny edge tear front bottom. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Independent Books [Long Beach, WA, U.S.A.]
2009-03-15 06:19:28
SARTRE, JEAN-PAUL. - [THE PROBLEMS OF MARXISM]
(Paris), Gallimard, (1964-65). 8vo. Both vols. in orig. printed wrappers, uncut and 95% unopened, on very thick paper. Near mint. 384, (5) + 342, (7) pp. First edition of Sartre's sixth and seventh "Situations", together making up the entire "Problèmes du marxisme". Both volumes no. 22 of 36 copies on "velin de Holland van Gelder."Il a été tiré de l'édition originale de cet ouvrage trente-six exemplaires sur vélin de Hollande van Gelder numérotés de 1 à 36 at cent vingt exemplaires sur vélin pur fil Lafuma-Navarre numérotés de 37 à 156." (Verso of title-page). Contat & Rybalka 64/396 + 65/417.Sartre's "Situations" contain many of Sartre's most important articles and essays, and it is within these that Sartre foremost shows his philosophical and political face. "The several volumes of Jean-Paul Sartre's Situations, published from 1947 on, constitute the most weighty and, in the two first volumes in particular, the most original body of essay writing of the middle of the 20th century." (Encyclop. Britannica). In all 10 "Situations" appeared. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Lynge & Søn ILAB-ABF [Copenhagen, Denmark]
2009-03-10 15:58:56
SPENCER.STANLEY.; HAYES.COLIN.Selects and introduces
Lion and Unicorn Press.London.,1964. LIMITED EDITION.One of only 400 copies,this number 39.Large format (13.7 x 9.8 inches).Illustrated with 60 fine full page plates.Very good copy in publishers illustrated grey cloth covered boards reproducing pancil drawings by Spencer.White cloth spine lettered in grey.A very good copy of this interesting book reproducing sixty drawings produced by Spencer between 1939 and 1949 and housed in four large sketchbooks,larger than reproduced here.The original scrapbook pages measured 16 x 10.9 inches.:
Bookseller: Paul Foster Books
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2009-03-10 14:14:29
Bellow, Saul
New York: The Viking Press, 1964. 8vo; [viii], 341, [3] pages. A beautiful first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with only slight yellowing of pages. Chipping and browning along edges and spine of Very Good dustjacket. Signed by author Saul Bellow on the front flyleaf; Nobel Prize winner Saul Bellow's "Herzog" received the International Literary Prize in 1965; the story of Moses E. Herzog, a confused intellectual suffering from the breakup of his second marriage, the failure of his life and the specter of growing up Jewish in the middle part of the 20th century. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Books Tell You Why - ABAA/ILAB [Summerville, SC, U.S.A.]
2009-03-10 14:14:29
Bellow, Saul
New York: The Viking Press, 1964. 8vo; [viii], 341, [3] pages. A beautiful first edition in fine condition in alike dustjacket; SIGNED by author Saul Bellow directly on the title page. Contained in handsome blue cloth case; Nobel Prize winner Saul Bellow's "Herzog" received the International Literary Prize in 1965; the story of Moses E. Herzog, a confused intellectual suffering from the breakup of his second marriage, the failure of his life and the specter of growing up Jewish in the middle part of the 20th century. Fine in Fine dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Books Tell You Why - ABAA/ILAB [Summerville, SC, U.S.A.]
2009-03-10 09:12:32
Le Clézio, J. M. G., translated by Daphne Woodward
London: Hamish Hamilton, 1964. First English Edition. 8vo. 243pp. Blue cloth. Very fine in a fine price-clipped dust-jacket. The correct first English language edition of the author's very scarce first book, preceding American publication, translated with the close cooperation of the author who entirely approved the final version. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Ian McKelvie Bookseller [London, United Kingdom]
2009-03-07 04:14:46
Dlugosz, Jan:
Varsaviae, Pánstwowe Wydawn Naukowe, 1964 - Umschlag leicht berieben, sonst gutes Exemplar. Papierbedingt leicht gebräunt. - Text lateinisch. Jan Dlugosz (Dezember 1, 1415 - Mai 19, 1480), alias Joannes, Ioannes oder Johannes Longinus oder Dlugossius, war ein polnischer Chronist, Diplomat, Soldat und Sekretär des Bischofs Zbigniew Cardinal Olesnicki von Kraków. Sein Hauptwerk ist Annales seu cronici incliti regni Poloniae (die Annalen von Jan Dlugosz), das die Ereignisse im südöstlichem Europa, aber auch in Westeuropa, von 965 bis 1480 schildert. Sein Werk wurde zum ersten Mal 1701-1703 gedruckt. - „. annalium rerum Polonicalium ce-terarumque gencium Polonis vicinarum memoriam, res pace et bello gestas com-plexus, literis mandandam suscepi, sopitis hominum cineribus diuturnaque concretis caligine largiturus nocionem et memoriam, et singulis lectoribus et auditoribus eorum representaturus acciones: non in-genii fretus potenciis (tenue enim illud et aridum extat et ad lucubrandum opus presens, ut heroum illustria facta insignes-que victorie extolli adomarique potuissent, languidum et parum sufficiens) nee scri-bendi arte rudern veterum superaturus narracionem, sed quia multa preclara et superiorum et nostrorum temporum acta nocione digna in perpetuam oblivionem iri dolebam." Sprache: la Gewicht in Gramm: 1550 466 S., Originalleinen mit Schutzumschlag. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Fundus-Online GbR Borkert SchwarzZerfaß
2009-03-02 07:19:02
Ben Jonson (ed. Herford & Simpson)
Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1964. Complete set of this magnificent edition. Publication dates range from 1954 to 1967. This is an ex- library set with minimal markings. Internal library markings are limited to a library blind stamp on the title page and one registration number per volume, the text is completely clean. Externally, there is evidence of spine label removal but apart from this, the bindings are clean und unused. An excellent working set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Mathias Schoen [Bremen, Germany]
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