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        Odds Against. Signed copy

      London Michael Joseph Ltd 1965. VG : in very good condition with dust jacket First Edition Brown hardback cloth cover 200mm x 140mm (8" x 6"). 255pp. Signed by author on title page.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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        THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN

      JOHNATHAN CAPE / GLIDROSE PRODUCTIONS LTD, 1965 1965 JOHNATHAN CAPE, GLIDROSE PRODUCTIONS LTD. SEE PHOTOGRAPHS FOR BOOK STATE AND DJ CONDITION. 1ST EDITION, 1ST IMPRESSION. BOOKSELLER INVENTORY WRY545299.

      [Bookseller: gobluelondon]
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        Memorial Addresses in the Congress of the United States and Tributes in Eulogy of Sir Winston Churchill

      Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office,, 1965. Soldier - Statesman - Author - Orator - Leader. Octavo. Original black boards, gilt lettered. Illustrated. A few marks to front cover. First edition, first printing. Presentation copy from the author of the Preface, John J. Flint junior, to Lady Audley (the actress Sarah Churchjill) signed on the front free endpaper, along with an autograph letter signed presenting the book to her. From the library of Mary Soames, with the posthumous bookplate loosely inserted.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Dog Years - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

      New York: Harcourt Brace & World, Inc.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1965. First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. A just about Fine First Printing of the First US Edition, slightly rubbed, in alike dust-jacket. Signed by author and Nobel Prize winner Günter Grass directly on the title page; First published in Germany in 1963 as "Hundejahre", it is the last novel in the Nobel Prize winner's "Danzig Trilogy". Grass explores the German conscience in the story of half-Jew, Eduard Amsel and his Natzi friend, Walter Matern through Germany's pre WWII years in the 1920s to the war's aftermath in the 1950s .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        The Art of Hiroshige.

      U.st . 1965. Folio. (10) + 216 + 20 + 76 s. Rikt illustrert, delvis i farger. Orig. helsjirtingbd. med vareomsl. Japansk og engelsk tekst.. Publisher`s full coth with dustjacket. Illustrations in colour and b/w. Text in English and Japanese

      [Bookseller: Ruuds Antikvariat]
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        The Orchard Keeper

      US: Random House, 1965 A Near Fine, apparently unread copy with softness at spine ends, slightest bit of splay to front board, and a couple of faint spots of foxing to front end page; in a Near Fine jacket that has slight soiling, mild curl at flap ends and a faint blue band along the top of jacket (this was apparently a production flaw on all or most of the first issue jackets) about a quarter of an inch from top edge, a very tiny chip at bottom of back flap, and a touch of sun fade to red lettering on spine. The jacket is often a problem with this title and this copy is sound but there are scored lines along the interior of jacket at the flap folds. A nice copy of McCarthy?s first novel.

      [Bookseller: Squid Ink Books]
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        Ariel

      London: Faber & Faber, 1965. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine, in a Very Good+ dust jacket with price of 12s 6d net intact. Bumping to top corners. Foxing to endpapers, and faintly to edge of page block. Gilt stamping on spine remains very sharp and fresh. The dust jacket shows fading to spine and rear panel, with toning, foxing (primarily to verso) and light edge wear. A beautiful copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Gedenkboek Generaal J. B. M. Hertzog

      Die Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns/ Afrikaanse Pers-Boekhandel, Johannesburg, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, 1st Edition392 pages. In Afrikaans throughout. The blue cover is strong, sturdy with just general handling and storage marks. The spine has been shelf faded. Inside, the contents are in good condition. There is some handling and storage marking and wrinkling (to the paper edges) to the first pages. Otherwise, the pages are clean, clear, sure and secure throughout. fk Quantity Available: 1. Category: Africana - Biography; Africana History; Inventory No: ajfa.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        Gerard Bhengu - Zulu Artist

      Howard Timmins, Cape Town, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Limited Edition69 pages. This copy numbered 99 of a limited edition 100 copies. Text and notes by the renowned collector of African tales, Phyllis Savory. Quarter bound in leather. Portfolio size. The dustjacket has very general scuffing, wear and some small wear tears to the corners and spine head and foot. It is strong, virile. The cover is in excellent condition with but a small area of wear to the head and foot of the spine. Inside, the contents are firm, sure, confident, fresh and clean. The pages turn with easy muscularity. fk Quantity Available: 1. Category: Africana - Zulu; Africana- Art; Inventory No: ajwb.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        Spezielle Topfpflanzen. Ein Nachschlagebuch über den Anbau solcher Topfpflanzen, die zur Bereicherung des Angebots mehr berücksichtigt werden sollen.

      Paul Parey,, Berlin und Hamburg, 1965 - 3., völlig neubearb. Aufl. Berlin und Hamburg, Paul Parey, 1965. 22 cm. 108 S. Mit 32 Abbildungen. Originalkarton (Softcover). Gut. Mit einem rückstandsfrei entfernbaren Aufkleber ("Für Multitöpfe interessant") a. Deckel. Die gärtnerische Berufspraxis ; Heft 2. Sprache: deu Gut. Mit einem rückstandsfrei entfernbaren Aufkleber ("Für Multitöpfe interessant") a. Deckel. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bibliotheca Botanica]
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        Autograph Letter Signed by American Author and Nobel Prize winner JOHN STEINBECK, about Dogs (Bulldog Terriers) and Cars (the Land Rover)

      1965 - STEINBECK, JOHN. (1902-1968). American author of The Grapes of Wrath; winner of the 1962 Nobel Prize for Literature. ALS. ("John"). 3pp. Folio. Sag Harbor, May 6, 1965. To pioneering advertising executive HOWARD GOSSAGE (1917-1969). (Abridged) - "Telephone conversations are for me, essentially no good. Perhaps I don't listen when I can't see who I am talking to. And even more than usual, I think of what I wanted to say, when it is over. Let's get back to names and their connotations. Rover 2000, as I said and you said doesn't mean a thing. A name should have either a visual effect or an emotional one. And because of its construction, conformation, speed and dependability, its suspension, and cornering ability, even its "down face," the name for the 2000 is obvious. Association with Angel suggests the name. Why not call it British Bull Terrier. Let me go into the reasons. The breed is English Bull Terrier but British is more sturdy. These dogs are different from others in nature, ability and looks. Unlike the setters, spaniels and pointers which came originally from Spain, the bull terrier was built in England and given its present shape about 1846. It is built like a Sherman Tank (read Centurion) and has the speed and quickness of a Spanish bull. It is a kind, comfortable and friendly animal, gentle and loving but when pushed it is a volcano of controlled, fearless and efficient fury. -- When I told you over the phone that I thought I was over extended, I meant it. Your suggestion that I be paid for comment or suggestion is not any good either for the following reasons. 1. It would be literary and 2. income. That's 10% agents and 65-70% federal and state income tax. I would have to make 3 times the price of a car to pay off everybody. Gift tax would be much less. A lease might work, but outright purchase is out of the question. In addition, I don't really need another car. It would be self indulgence which I love when I can afford it. -- Now, about the 3 litre. You say it is called the poor man's Rolls. But no one wants to be thought of as a poor man. The Rover Rolls is a short declarative sentence. And R.R. might come to agreement. If not, then litigation could be made the best possible publicity. I'm giving this far too much time when I should be working on my second draft, which I propose to get back to right now. Let me hear what you think of this." Gossage was a groundbreaking advertising executive who co-founded the agency that counted among its clients Land Rover, the Sierra Club, Qantas Airways, and Petrofina Oil Co. The agency's home was in a former firehouse; becoming a hub of intellectualism whose visitors included Buckminster Fuller and authors Tom Wolfe and Steinbeck. Our letter makes plain Steinbeck's infatuation with a Land Rover about which Gossage had asked for his opinion. Steinbeck was ever drawn to men who knew machines, like [The Grapes of Wrath character] Al Joad, who is 'one with his engine' and keeps the 'ancient overloaded Hudson' running; or Gay, 'the little mechanic of god, the St. Francis of all things that turn and twist and explode,' who repairs the Model T in Cannery Row. His deep interest in finding the appropriate automobile for his specific use culminated with the author and his poodle Charley's 1960 cross-country tour, charmingly chronicled in his final book, Travels with Charley. For the road trip he put a customized camper shell on his truck and dubbed it Rocinante (after Don Quixote's horse). The camper is on view at the John Steinbeck Center in Salinas, California. Our letter also highlights Steinbeck's love of dogs, as he suggests that the Rover 2000 model its hood ornament on his English bull terrier Angel. With the original envelope and accompanied by four Polaroid photographs (two annotated by Steinbeck on the verso) depicting Steinbeck's dog Angel and a Rover with a prototype head ornament. * All our items are sent via FedEx. Additional postage may be requested. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Lion Heart Autographs]
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        Waiting for Godot A tragicomedy in two acts

      London: Faber and Faber, , 1965. Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine red. With the dust jacket. Very small red ink mark to front edge but an excellent copy in the vivid dust jacket. First unexpurgated UK edition, second UK edition overall. Beckett was now free to restore the passages previously censored by the Lord Chamberlain upon first publication in 1955. The front flap of the dust jacket proclaims that this version "has been authorized by Mr. Beckett as definitive.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands (volumes 1-9 of 10)

      Edinburgh University Press 1965 - hardback, nine volumes of the ten that were eventually published and dating between 1965 and 1985, blue cloth lettered gilt to spines, varying conditions but generally very good, volume two has a dust jacket secured to boards by means of adhesive clear film, volumes 7, 8 & 9 with worn dust jackets, the remainder lacking dust jackets, upper hinge of volume one starting - the remainder sound, all in all a good set, illustrated throughout, maps etc [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Pendleburys - the bookshop in the hills]
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        MODELES DES CARACTERES DE L'IMPRIMERIE ET DES AUTRES CHOSES NECESSAIRES AUDIT ART. NOUVELLEMENT GRAVES. With an Introduction to Pierre Simon Fournier's MODELES ... by James Mosely

      London: Eugrammia Press, 1965. cloth, paper wrappers, both volumes enclosed in a slipcase. Fournier, Pierre Simon. oblong 4to. cloth, paper wrappers, both volumes enclosed in a slipcase. Facsimile of the 1742 manual accompanied by the 20 page introduction. 2 volumes. Printed in an edition limited to 600 copies. Reproduced from the copy in the Printing Library of the St. Bride Institute. Thirty-three plates depict samples of the types cut by Fournier c. 1742 and which then appeared in his Manuel Typographique. A consummate artist and craftsman, Fournier (1712 - 1768) was one of the 18th century's finest engravers and typefounders, and his type, with its light, clean look on the printed page and great economy in text, greatly influenced Giambattista Bodoni (1740 - 1813), who later in the century popularized the more severe "modern" look. Introduction by Mosley, renowned typography professor and then librarian at the St. Bride Printing Library. Printed in collotype by Louis van Leer & Co. of Amsterdam on rag cream paper. Loosely inserted in this copy is the 12 page publisher's catalogue describing this book and others they published.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        The Dark

      UK: Faber. London, Faber, 1965. Hardback first edition and first impression. A fine copy, with a tiny nick to the bottom of the spine and a small dark mark to upper jacket. . Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1965.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        The Painted Bird

      Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1965, Hardback, Second EditionFine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. ; 272 pages; Signed, inscribed and dated by the author. Subjects: World War, 1939-1945--Europe, Eastern--Fiction. Poland--History--Occupation, 1939-1945--Fiction. Abandoned children--Fiction. [Positively revised from the first edition becoming, as a consequence the author's definintive edition].

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        For a Renewal of Eremitism in the Monastic State

      [Kentucky]: Abbey of Gethsemani. 1965. Approximately 40-page photocopied typescript essay arguing the values of eremitism (the state of being a hermit). Not directly attributed to Merton here, but with the Christogram "jhs" in the upper left corner of the first page as Merton tended to do, and collected in Collectanea Cisterciencia in 1965 [Dell'Isola C246] and later in Contemplation in a World of Action in 1971 [Dell'Isola A59]. Dated February, 1965, and thus the earliest appearance of this essay we can find. OCLC doesn't seem to list any standalone copies of it; the Thomas Merton Center lists several versions but none with exactly the same pagination and none with an explicit month identified in 1965. Mildly foxed; comb-bound in gold cardstock covers; near fine. First Edition. Softcover.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Beschreibung und Contrafactur der vornembster Stät der Welt 1574-1618. Civitates Orbis Terrarum. Vollständige farbige Faksimileausgabe der berühmten Städtetopographie in 6 Ganzleder-Bänden.

      Müller und Schindler, Stuttgart 1965 - Mit zusammen ca. 1600 Seiten und sehr zahlreichen farbig faksimilierten Städteansichten. Jeweils in reich goldgeprägten Kunstlederbänden mit jeweils beiliegendem ausführlichem Textheft zusammen in OPappschuber, Folio ( 42 x 28 cm ). Mit insgesamt über 600 farbigen, teilweise doppelseitigen Städteansichten. Dieses Hauptwerk des Kölner Domdechanten Braun und des flämischen Künstlers Hogenberg ist die älteste umfassende Sammlung von wirlichkeitsnahen Städtebildern aus der ganzen Welt. Die Schuber etwas berieben, etwas fleckig, ein Schuber am oberen Rand beschädigt. Die Texthefte leicht berieben, ansonsten wohlerhalten. Dekoratives Exemplar. ( Gesamtgewicht ca. 22000 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Sämtliche Werke. Jubiläumsausgabe in 20 Bänden. Insgesamt 24 Bände (komplett).

      1965 - 1989. Frommann, Stuttgart, 4. Auflage der Jubiläumsausgabe.. OLeinen, ca. 14500 S.. Hrsg. von Hermann Glockner. Mit der Hegelmonographie von Hermann Glockner in 2 Bänden und dem Hegel-Lexikon in 2 Bänden. 3 Bände am Rücken leicht berieben, sonst sehr frische Exemplare. Hegel-Lexikon am Rücken leicht geblichen., Konto in der Schweiz vorhanden,

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Matthias Neumann Einz]
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        DUNE

      Philadelphia and New York: Chilton Books, 1965. First edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. A lovely copy of this science fiction high-spot. Book Near Fine with moderate foxing to the page block and a touch on the cloth, otherwise sharp, square and unread. In a Near Fine dust jacket with just the spine lightly faded. Winner of the Hugo Award and the first Nebula Award for Best Novel, "Dune" stands among the greatest works of science fiction ever penned. "A portrayal of an alien society more complete and deeply detailed than any other author in the field has managed ... a story absorbing equally for its action and philosophical vistas ... An astonishing science fiction phenomenon." (The Washington Post, Editorial Review for the 40th Anniversary Edition). Near Fine in Near Fine. dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        Everything That Rises Must Converge

      New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux,, 1965. Octavo. Original light blue boards with dark blue cloth spine, titles to spine in white, grey endpapers, top edge blue, others trimmed. With the dust jacket. A couple of minor bumps to edges of rear board. Otherwise a fine copy in a lightly toned jacket with slightly rubbed extremities. First edition, first printing of this posthumously published collection of nine short stories.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Anemonen in Vase. Anemones.

      . Farblithographie nach einer Gouache von Raoul Dufy, um 1965, 53.5x42,5 cm (Abbildungsgröße) *Im Stein signiert und Nr. 214 / 250 limitiert (rückseitig außerhalb der Darstellung durch vorherige Montierung im Passepartout 4 gebräunte Flecken).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Martin Barbian & Ina Grund G]
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        Tuscarora Recollections, [Preface by David J. Reinhardt, Jr.]

      Wilmington, Delaware: (Privately Printed. Printed by the Anthoensen Press Portland, Me), 1965. First edition. Probably 50 or 100 copies. Illustrated with photos and with 4 colored tipped-in plates by Ogden Pleissner. vii, [1], 24 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Black cloth spine and boards. Fine. Mostly reminiscences of the Tuscarora Club, near Margaretville in the Catskills, but also with a trip to the Beaverkill one rainy April day. Portraits of Ogden Pleissner, Carl Martin, Jr., etc. Inscribed "To Ted Harvey / Pres. Del. Wild Lands Inc. / with all the best AEB 9/9/67"

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        The Man With The Golden Gun - 1st Edition/1st Printing/1st State

      London: Jonathan Cape. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1965. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A rather attractive and scarce First State of the First Edition in just about Fine condition in Near Fine, bright dust-wrapper, only minor tanning to spine. Only a very limited number of first state copies (said to be 150) were made with the famous golden gun embossed on the front cover prior to the design changes for quality reasons. This particular book does not show the dreaded signs of internal separation of cloth from the board, the very quality issue driving the design change. Gilbert A13a,1.1 ; Fleming's thirteenth and last Bond novel, followed one year later by a collection of short-stories (Octopussy and The Living Daylights). A golden bullet with "007" etched in it is received by her Majesty's Secret Service. It is believed to come from Scaramanga, hired to assassinate Bond and sent to scare his new target. Basis for the James Bond movie starring Roger Moore, and Maud Adams as Bond girl Andrea Anders, the first of Adams' three Bond appearances. Christopher Lee as Scaramanga .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        The Four Seasons An Impression of Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter: a Landscape Panorama

      London: Gogmagog Press, (1965-66). Four small octavo volumes, each with (26)pp. One of 100 copies printed on Hosho paper, each volume signed by Morris Cox, the artist/printer. Each volume contains a colorful panorama of nature printed from heavily textured blocks, which give the offset prints an embossed effect. The changing seasons appear in a flowing image with delicate natural forms and subtle hues. Colin Franklin says that the group is "reckoned as the peak of his achievement as a printer." The unusual texture of the prints derives from the unusual printing blocks used to create them. Cox mounted sheets of cardboard onto plywood and layered them with gesso, next adding materials from nature like seeds, leaves, and twigs. These natural elements were then varnished for strength. Printing these unconventional blocks required an inventive approach. According to David Chambers, "these were printed by using the office copying press and then screwing this down several times as the blocks were drawn through on a long carriage." Slight spine slant on Autumn, light, uniform toning, else a fine set in monotype-printed pictorial boards and original acetate wrappers.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        The End of the Game

      New York: The Viking Press, 1965. First edition. Illustrated throughout with black and white and colour photographs , drawings, and maps; 256 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Gray cloth. Spine sunned. " ... a seminal book on wildlife conservation ... [and] an epic visual poem on the subject of loss" (Roth)Inscribed on ffep "with best regards Peter Beard ICP."

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller ]
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        Roman Law and Common Law

      Cambridge University Press, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, 2nd EditionThe general condition of this volume is very good. The cream coloured paper jacket is in bright condition with only very general marking and wear. The extremities have shelving wear. The spine and the back cover are marked by shelving. They have discolouration that does not interfere with the boldness of the print. The spine of the dustjacket is worn at the foot. The burgundy cloth jacket has storage and shelving creases towards the head and at the foot. Inside, the front inside cover has a previous retailer sticker (Vanguard Booksellers, Johannesburg). Throughout the condition of the book is very fine: clear, firmly bound, clean, fresh. fk Quantity Available: 1. Category: Law; Inventory No: agwq.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        Herbert Bayer [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY ARTIST]

      Container Corporation of America, Santa Barbara, California 1965 - Signed to Barbara (Poe) "with affectionate greetings by Herbert and Joella (Bayer's wife) Aspen 1967" on inside of double-page text inlay. Elephant Portfolio. (4) 14 sheets, 22 1/4 x 16 1/2" - Blue portfolio case with white lettering on cover and loose plates laid in. String lever. Selection of paintings of the multitalented Austrian-American graphic designer who had studied at the famous Bauhaus under Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, and Lázló Moholy-Nagy. The influence of his Bauhaus teachers is not to be overlooked in the selection presented here. Bayer was also known as typographer who created (in 1959) a simplified phonetically oriented alphabet for English: "fonetik alfabet." Together with Robert O. Anderson he founded the Atlantic Richfield Company which, under Bayer's direction, accumulated one of the largest corporate art collections. Case is water stained, discolored with some wear along edges. Plate 2 with light fraying at lower right edge. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        PIERRE LEGRAIN, RELIEUR. REPERTOIRE DESCRIPTIF ET BIBLIOGRAPHIQUE DE MILLE DEUX TRENTE-SIX RELIURES

      Paris: Libraire Auguste Blaizot, 1965. signatures loosely inserted in a white stiff paper wrapper, brown cloth slipcase. Bookbinding. 4to. signatures loosely inserted in a white stiff paper wrapper, brown cloth slipcase. xxxiii, 205 pages with 7 plates in full color and 243 reproductions in collotype. Printed in an edition limited to 600 numbered copies. (S-K 6509, Brenni no. 657). Magnificent book covering the bindings of this modern French bookbinder. Upper hinge of slipcase cracked. Back of slipcase is faded.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Derrière le Miroir [No. 150]: 5 Peintres et 1 Sculpteurs [WITH ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS, AND SIGNED BY CLAUDE GARACHE, AMABLE ARIAS, MATIEU, JOAN GARDY-ARTIGAS, JEAN CAPDEVILLE AND GERARD FROMANGER]

      Maeght, Paris 1965 - 1/150. Folio. [4], 32, [6]pp. Uncut. Original lithographic wrappers by Jean Capdeville. Book contained in a grey paper covered chemise which is housed in a grey paper covered slipcase, with title label laid on front cover. Limitation page signed by the six artists. This striking monograph on painters Claude Garache, Amable Arias, Matieu, Jean Capdeville, Gérard Fromanger, and sculptor Joan Gardy-Artigas is one of the 150 copies of the deluxe edition printed on Vélin de Rives, of which this is No. 9. It is complete with its eight original lithographs (including wrappers), and two b/w photographic reproductions of sculptor Joan Gardy-Artigas' work. Dent at lower back joint of slipcase. Text in French. Slipcase in overall good-, chemise, wrappers and interior in very good condition. 'Derrière le Miroir' accompanied each exposition at the Galerie Maeght in Paris France. The first issue appeared in 1946, The last #253 of the collection in 1982. DLM is born out of the passion of Aime and Marguerite Maeght. The first issues were intended by Aime Maeght to be spread among a large public, with original lithographs. 10,000 Copies were printed and distributed through kiosks. This failed completely and the remaining copies were sold by weight to finance the printing of issue 4, which was printed at only 1500 copies and was the catalog for the George Braque exhibition at the Galerie. Jacques Kober and Rene Char wrote the texts. This concept was continued in later issues combining great writers with great artists. In 1947, Adrien Maeght, joined the firm of his parents and assisted his father in the layout and execution. The artists created original lithographs to illustrate DLM. Mourlot did the lithographic printing and the text was printed by Union in issues 4-115. From 116-148, DLM was shot in the studios of Aime Maeght. Since 1960 an edition 'deluxe' was issued, on Arches paper, limited to 150 copies. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        The Story of The Italians in America

      Garden City: Doubleday and Company. 1965. First. First edition. Fine in a lightly rubbed, very near fine dustwrapper with a tiny tear. Inscribed by the author to Joe Di Maggio: "Aug. 17 '65 To Joe Di Maggio With ever augmenting admiration for the home runs you hit in the great game of life, touching all the bases of fair play, sportsmanship and true brotherliness. Most Sincerely, Michael A. Musmanno." .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        PIERRE LEGRAIN, RELIEUR. REPERTOIRE DESCRIPTIF ET BIBLIOGRAPHIQUE DE MILLE DEUX TRENTE-SIX RELIURES

      Paris: Libraire Auguste Blaizot, 1965. signatures loosely inserted in a white stiff paper wrapper, brown cloth slipcase. Bookbinding. 4to. signatures loosely inserted in a white stiff paper wrapper, brown cloth slipcase. xxxiii, 205 pages with seven plates in full color and 243 reproductions in collotype. Text in French. Printed in an edition limited to 600 numbered copies. (S-K 6509, Brenni no.657). Magnificent book covering the bindings of this modern French bookbinder. Leather bookplate of Julia Parker Wightman. Only minor fading of spine.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press ]
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        PIERRE LEGRAIN, RELIEUR REPERTOIRE DESCRIPTIF ET BIBLIOGRAPHIQUE DE MILLE DEUX TRENTE-SIX RELIURES

      Paris: Libraire Auguste Blaizot, 1965. signatures loosely inserted in a white stiff paper wrapper, brown cloth slipcase. Bookbinding. 4to. signatures loosely inserted in a white stiff paper wrapper, brown cloth slipcase. xxxiii, 205 pages with seven plates in full color and 243 reproductions in collotype. Text in French. Printed in an edition limited to 600 numbered copies. (S-K 6509, Brenni no.657). Magnificent book covering the bindings of this modern French bookbinder. Leather bookplate of Julia Parker Wightman. Only minor fading of spine.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Berkeley Poetry Conference, 1965: Bibliography, Olson's Poetry and Mythology Seminars

      University of California, Letters and Science Extension, Berkeley 1965 - Single legal-size mimeo sheet, with a two-column list of authors and titles, presumably distributed to the members of the seminars. One horizontal fold near bottom, trivial faint creasing at edge, otherwise nearly pristine. A remarkable document from the historic conference (at which Olson gave a reading, delivered Causal Mythology as a lecture, and held these seminars), with exceptional provenance: from the papers of Tram Combs. Poet, publisher, and bookseller Combs, among his many accomplishments, spent many years assembling the first comprehensive collection of postwar Bay Area poets; during the conference, the collection was on display at the University's Bancroft Library, to which it was eventually given. Rare. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Passages Bookshop]
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        IN COLD BLOOD

      1965. CAPOTE, Truman. IN COLD BLOOD. A True Account Of A Multiple Murder And Its Consequences. NY: Random House, [1965]. 8vo., maroon cloth in dust jacket. First Trade Edition, top-edge stained, in the earliest dust jacket- with "1/66" on the front flap and with "Publishers Of The American College Dictionary And The Modern Library" at the bottom of the rear flap. With an interesting signed presentation from Capote on the half-title page: "For Peter Bell with all good wishes, Truman Capote." What makes this presentation interesting is that Peter Bell was one of the protagonists in Capote's earliest book "Summer Crossing." Capote began writing the novel in 1944, when he was 19 years old. A draft of the novel was later discovered in a basement apartment in Brooklyn after Capote left it behind. It was not dicovered or published until about 2004. Peter Bell is a sexually ambiguous, preppy friend of the main protagonist in the novel. Was there a "real" Peter Bell? A little more research on this book wouldn't hurt! Near fine (bright); very minor wear (few very tiny nicks & tears base of spine) d/j. $2500.00.

      [Bookseller: Antic Hay Books ]
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        In Cold Blood

      Random House 1965 - A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, signed by Truman Capote on extra leaf in the front of the book. This is the Kroch and Brentano signed edition, with the First Edition Circle card from Kroch and Brentano laid in. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Cowboy Kate & Other Stories

      The Bodley Head, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, 1st Editionthe jacket is not price clipped. it is a little shelf rubbed, but it is bright and complete. the book has no inscriptions and is exceptionally clean. an unusually well looked after first edition. rarely found in such choice condition. Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: 26es.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        The Sea Fishes of Southern Africa

      Central News Agency, South Africa, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, 2nd Edition580 pages. Initially published 1949 this edition is revised and enlarged. This proud and very confident book by the legendary icthyologist is in general good condition. The gentle cover has wear from storage to the edges and the spine head and foot. It has general marking from shelving. The inside flaps have tape marks that have transferred residue marks to the opposite pages. The pages are firm, fluidly easy to use, clear, very clean and very healthy. The illustrations are bright, alluring, refreshing. fn Quantity Available: 1. Category: Africana - Sealife; Icthyology; Inventory No: ajmq.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        The Man with the Golden Gun

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1965. Octavo. Original dark brown boards, spine lettered gilt, green and white endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Small ownership signature to front free endpaper. Spine a little rolled, faint scattered spotting to edges of text block. An excellent copy in an exceptionally right jacket with very light rubbing to extremities. First edition, first impression, second state binding without the gun design on the front board. The twelfth James Bond novel, The Man with the Golden Gun was, like many 007 titles, written while Fleming was at Goldeneye, his Jamaican hideaway.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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