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        Ariel

      London: Faber & Faber, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London: Faber & Faber, 1965. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine, in a Near Fine original dust jacket with price of 12s 6d net intact. Faint edge wear to cloth, faint ding to edge of pages at top and one on side. Light sunning to the dust jacket spine panel and chipping to spine ends. Rear panel shows light soiling and rubbing, and the front panel has a tiny scuff. A beautiful copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Neunte Sardinienreise : Typoskript, korrigiertes Typoskript und Druckvorstufen mitsamt Probedruck,

      - 1 Aktenordner mit der gesamten Druckgeschichte des so schon seltenen Drucks der Neunten Sardinienreise Ernst Jünger, die 1965 als Privatdruck bei Hans Thomae (Basotherm) in Biberach erschienen ist, Seite für Seite ordentlich in Klarsichthüllen: 2 Seiten Typoskript von Jünger mit dessen Monogramm und Imprimaturvermerk vom 18. 2. 1965 und Korrekturen und Anmerkungen von seiner Hand (roter Kugelschreiber) sowie mit Bleistift von der Hand seiner Ehefrau Liselotte Jünger.- Dazu 2 Seiten Typoskript von Jünger mit Adnoten von Heinz Saueressig von der Firma Thomae zum Druck, dazu: grossformatige Negativkopie (8xDIN-A4!) der originalen Tagebuchseiten von Jünger.- Dazu: die Kopien abermals, diesmal auf 16 Seiten zur Reproduktion zugeschnitten und aufbereitet.- Dazu: dasselbe noch einmal, diesmal die Texte im Positiv auf 22 Seiten mit Texten mit Schreibmaschine und dazu Anmerkungen zum Druck von Saueressig.- Dazu: Probedruck von 24 Seiten, der interessanterweise von der Druckausgabe, die dann 100 numerierten Exemplaren erschienen ist (davon 30 signiert), abweicht.- Das Tagebuch umfasst den Text vom 4. September 1963. Durchweg von ordentlicher Erhaltung, die Typoskripte sind mit normalen "Arbeitsspuren" und Knickchen.- Provenienz: Das Konvolut ging von Heinz Saueressig an den Bankier und Jüngersammler Otmar Lang in Staufen, aus dessen Nachlass ich es wiederum gekauft hatte. Sehr seltenes Autograph, solche Druckgeschichten sind ja meist in Verlagsarchiven oder Nachlässen verbuddelt. Detaillierte Einzel-Photos gern per eMail.- Mühleisen 0136: Neunte Sardinien-Reise. T.B. Texte und Zeichungen aus Ernst Jüngers Tagebuch der Neunten Sardinienreise, 4.9.63, Erst Jünger zum 70. Geburtstag am 29. März 1965 // interner vermerk kxx \m/' Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 10000 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Desolation Angels

      New York: Coward-McCann. (1965). First. First edition. Introduction by Seymour Krim. Fine in fine dustwrapper with slightest toning at the spine. An usually fresh copy with the usually faded spine-lettering as bright as when published. Difficult in this condition. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        On Out [inscribed]

      Oyez, Berkeley 1965 - [48] pp. Stapled and glued into printed wrappers. One of 500 copies printed of Welch's second book. Inscribed by the author to Henry Rago and dated 10/66. Henry Rago was the editor of Poetry magazine and taught at the University of Chicago. With a correction on the last page of the text in Welch's hand. Slight wear to spine and edges, extremely light bend to front cover, else fine. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Triolet Rare Books]
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        Twelve Poems

      Festival Publications, Belfast 1965 - First edition, first printing, with the nine-pointed purple sun motif. Signed at the top front cover 'Anthony Glavin. April 1966.' A clean copy, with some age toning to spine area, but without corrosion of staples. Tiny rust speckles on lower back cover, very slight cover wear. A ballpoint annotation at foot of page eight. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stonechat Editions]
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        12 Original-Lithographien. Illustrationen zu: Dan Lindholm, Götterschicksal, Menschenwerden. Aus der Edda nacherzählt. Stgt. 1965.

      . 12 lose Blätter (51 x 40 cm), auf Japan-Papier gedruckt, alle numeriert (A2) und handsigniert (1965). 5 Blätter mit Wasserrand (am weißen Rand), alle Bl. etwas stockfleckig u. leicht gebräunt, einige mit kl. Einrissen bzw. Knickspuren meist an den Rändern..

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung und Antiquariat Engel u. Co]
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        Extremely Rare Image! Unique Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Signed Photograph of the Surrender of Japan aboard the USS "Missouri" in Tokyo Bay, September 2, 1945 with lengthy inscription

      [San Francisco, California], 1965 / 1966. 14" x 11". "Rare Photograph Signed ""C.W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, U.S. Navy"" on photographic image in lower blank margin with 33-word inscription. Black and white, 10"" x 8"" image, overall 14"" x 11"". Captioned on the image: ""THE JAPANESE SURRENDER / U.S.S. MISSOURI / TOKYO BAY, 2 SEPTEMBER 1945."" Affixed to heavy board of same size. Minor flaws in blank margins. Fine condition.Inscribed by Fleet Admiral Nimitz ""To Dr. E.R. Lewis - with best wishes and great appreciation of your generous courtesy / in presenting to me a personalized copy of your very important work - 'A HISTORY OF / SAN FRANCISCO HARBOR DEFENSE INSTALLATIONS'. C.W. Nimitz Fleet Admiral, U.S. Navy.""In this unique signed photograph taken during the surrender ceremonies on board the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, September 2, 1945, Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, Commander-in-Chief, Pacific, and Pacific Ocean Areas, is signing the Instrument of Surrender as the Japanese representatives, who have already signed, stand at attention. Standing immediately behind Fleet Admiral Nimitz are, left to right, Rear Admiral Forrest Sherman, Deputy Chief of Staff to Admiral Nimitz; Admiral William F. Halsey, Commander, Third Fleet; and General of the Army Douglas MacArthur, Supreme Allied Commander.In this image, after the Japanese representatives signed the surrender document, Admiral Nimitz signed as ""United States Representative."" As Nimitz signs, Admiral Halsey is whispering into General MacArthur's ear as MacArthur puts his arm on Halsey's back.Most probably because Halsey is speaking to MacArthur as Admiral Nimitz signed and there are so many photographs of the signing from all angles picturing the three officers standing at attention behind Nimitz, this image itself is rare.""A History of San Francisco Harbor Defense Installations"" by Dr. Emanuel Raymond Lewis (1928-2014) was published by the California Division of Beaches & Parks in 1965. Fleet Admiral Nimitz died in 1966. E.R. Lewis was commissioned as a First Lieutenant in the Coast Artillery Corps, but it was abolished shortly after his commission. He was then transferred to Military Intelligence where he served form 1954-1956. He was the longest serving and final House Librarian for the U.S. House of Representatives Library in the U.S. Capitol Building. Lewis was appointed House Librarian in 1973, and served in this position until January 1995, at which time the Library, along with the House Historical Office, were reorganized and placed under the new Legislative Resource Center, a division of the Office of the Office of the Clerk. As House Librarian, in July 1974, Lewis provided critical historical references to guide the House Judiciary Committee in its work during its hearings for the impeachment the President."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Space-time approach to quantum electrodynamics" WITH "The Theory of Positrons" in: Physical Review, Vol. 76, 1949, pp. 769-89 and 749-59

      FIRST EDITION of Feynman's literal "reformation of quantum mechanics itself;" claiming "that he could not understand standard quantum theory and had to recreate it on his own, Feynman's famous diagrams, introduced and developed here for the first time, "elegantly rewrite quantum theory" (American National Biography; Peacock, The Quantum Revolution, 102). This volume includes a plethora of other works of significance: Richard Feynman's "Theory of Positrons", "On the Origin of Elements " by Maria Mayer and Edward Teller; Giulio Racah "Theory of Complex Spectra" and work by Shockley, Bratten, Bardeen, Pearson, Shul, Schwinger, Zener and so many others. Of the three pivotal formulations of quantum mechanics, Feynman's was the third, following Heisenberg's matrix formulation and Schrodinger's wave equation formulation; Feynman's is the third formulation. Feynman's path integral formulation was "another way of thinking about QED that is probably as visualizable as any theory of quantum fields is ever going to be, and relatively easy to calculate with. The key idea was to represent every possible particle interaction with a space-time diagram. Photon wordlines (their trajectories through spacetime) are represented by wavy lines, while particles such as electrons and positrons are straight lines or curves" (Peacock, The Quantum Revolution, 102). "The dramatic discovery that Feynman made is that the space-time description of a positron moving forward in time is EXACTLY equivalent to the same mathematical description of an electron moving backward through time along the same track in the Feynman diagram. In addition, because photons are their own antiparticles, there is no difference in this description between a photon moving forward in time and one moving backward in time… An electron proceeding through space and time meets an energetic photon, absorbs it, and is scattered backward BACKWARD IN TIME until it emits an energetic photon and recoils in such a way that it moves forward in time again. Instead of three particles, two electrons, and a positron in a complicated dance, we have one particle, one electron that zigzags its way through space AND time, colliding with photons here and there along the way. Feynman (along with Tomonaga and Schwinger) won the 1965 Nobel Prize "for their fundamental work in quantum electrodynamics, with deep-ploughing consequences for the physics of elementary particles" (Nobel Foundation). CONDITION & DETAILS: Full volume. Lancaster: American Physical Society. 4to (10.75 x 8 inches; 268 x 200mm). Continuously paginated pp.1934. Feynman papers pp. 769-789 and pp. 749-759. Ex-libris with no markings at the spine whatsoever. There is a small stamp on the front flyleaf and title page; a handsome pictorial bookplate on the front paste down. Illustration: In-text figures throughout. Exterior: Bound in tan cloth with a gilt-lettered spine; very slight rubbing at the edges; minor indentations on cover. Tightly and solidly bound. The interior is bright and very clean throughout. Very good condition.

      [Bookseller: Atticus Rare Books]
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        The Man with the Golden Gun.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1965 - Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine and gun design to front board gilt, green and white endpapers. With the dust jacket. Three small ownership inscriptions, to front free endpaper, half-title and title pages. Tiny nick to centre of lightly rolled spine, extremities a little rubbed, small bump to top corner of front board, a couple of small marks to edges of text block, two corners turned, initial leaves slightly finger-marked. An excellent copy in a jacket with a few minor chips and short closed tears along top edge and spotting to the verso. First edition, first impression, first issue, first state, with the gilt gun design to the front board, which was abandoned very early in the binding run for economical reasons. Gilbert A13a (1.1). [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Smell of Fear

      London - Hamish Hamilton 1965 - The first edition of this collection of short stories from Raymond Chandler. Including Nevada Gas, Pick-Up on Noon Street, Red Wind and much more. Condition: In a cloth binding with original clipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart, with just some light bumping. Dustwrapper is generally smart, though with some handling marks to the rear and slight edgewear. Internally, firmly bound. Ink inscription to front free-endpaper. Bookseller's label to rear pastedown. Pages are bright, and clean. Overall: NEAR FINE in a VERY GOOD INDEED dustwrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        Corridor of Whispers -a Gothic Romance -by Edwina Noone (aka: Michael Avallone ) ---with the Original Cover Art By Bob ( Robert ) Schinella

      N.Y. / New York: Ace K-223, 1965, 1st Edition, First Printing , 1965. ----------two items, the first is a paperback of the book CORRIDOR of WHISPERS by Edwina Noone, a penname for Michael Avallone, a Good copy only of this 1st edition, creases and overall wear, age toning to paper, as well this includes the original cover art for the book, artwork is by Bob Schinella, measures about 18 x 30 inches, a very Good example with some light rubbing, some edge wear which does not affect the image, a quite nice image, original cover art for vintage paperbacks rarely come available, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. First Edition. Soft Cover Original Cover Art. Good. Illus. by Bob Schinella ( Robert ).

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup]
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        Fürstenberger Porzellan. - Band 1: Geschichte der Manufaktur - Band 2: Geschirre - Band 3: Figuren.

      Klinkhardt & Biermann, Braunschweig 1965 - Mit zusammen 62 farbigen Tafeln, 4 Markentafeln sowie über 800 teils ganzseitigen Textabbildungen. Jeweils in goldgeprägten Oln mit OU (dieser jeweils mit farbig montiertem Deckelbild ), 4° ( 33 x 24,5 cm ). Mit ausführlichem Register und umfassendem Katalog der hergestellten Geschirre und Figuren. Kopfschnitt von Band 1 gering fleckig, ansonsten von guter, dekorativer Erhaltung. ( Gesamtgewicht 6900 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Corridor of Whispers -a Gothic Romance -by Edwina Noone (aka: Michael Avallone ) ---with the Original Cover Art By Bob ( Robert ) Schinella

      N.Y. / New York: Ace K-223, 1965, 1st Edition, First Printing - ----------two items, the first is a paperback of the book CORRIDOR of WHISPERS by Edwina Noone, a penname for Michael Avallone, a Good copy only of this 1st edition, creases and overall wear, age toning to paper, as well this includes the original cover art for the book, artwork is by Bob Schinella, measures about 18 x 30 inches, a very Good example with some light rubbing, some edge wear which does not affect the image, a quite nice image, original cover art for vintage paperbacks rarely come available, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup (Member of IOBA)]
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        Fox in Socks. A Tongue Twister for Super Children

      New York, Randon House. 1965, 1965. FIRST EDITION: Publisher's pictorial boards. Near fine, with good original dustwrapper. Few tiny nicks to exteme edge. Colours bright and unfaded. Internally faultless, except for a tiny area of rubbing to top corner of front flysheet.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        DANTE ALIGHIERI - DIVINA COMMEDIA - 2 BÄNDE

      . Deutsch. Z 2; gut erhalten, sauber.. Dante Alighieri: Divina Commedia. Codex Altonensis. Kommentar zum Codex Altonensis. Mit Beiträgen von Hans Haupt, Hans Ludwig Scheel, Bernhard Degenhart. Dieses Werk erschien in zwei Bänden anläßlich des 700. Geburtstages von Dante Alighieri. Der erste Band enthält das Faximile des Codex. Der zweite Band enthält den Kommentar. Das Werk wurde in einer einmaligen Auflage von 600 Exemplaren u. nummeriert. Dieses Exemplar trägt die Nummer 233. Berlin, Gebr. Mann, 1965. OLeinenbände, 4to, 145/126 S., im Lichtdruckverfahren faksimilierte farbige Tafeln der prächtig illustrierten Pergamenthandschrift des 14. Jahrhunderts aus dem Besitz der Bibliothek des traditionsreichen Gymnasiums Christianeum in Hamburg-Altona. Ohne den Schuber, gut bis sehr gut erhalten, sauber ++ erschien anläßlich des 700. Geburtstages Dante Alighieris.

      [Bookseller: vorZeiten-Versandantiquariat (Inh. Dr. H]
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        The End of the Game

      New York: Viking (1965) - First Edition. Quarto. A fine presentation copy, lengthily INSCRIBED by Beard to former Minneapolis Institute of Arts photography curator Christian Petersen. The inscription includes a two-page hand drawing in ball point pen, a small foot print in black ink, and an interesting history of the book's publication, as follows: "Special Delivery / from C.J. Bucher in / Lucerne 1962-1963 / another uphill battle vs Helen K. Taylor / and Bryan Holme [Viking Press retards while / I was still @ school trying to do this book / .(. subsequently delayed three years)." A scrapbook of African images, text, and other musings, culled from Beard's work in Kenya in the early 1960s, and published when the photographer was only 25 years old. Sadly, much of what Beard feared and forecast has come true, adding an uncanny prescience to his apocalyptic title. (Roth 170-171, Open Book 208-209, Auer 448). A few ink smudges to the boards, tiny bump at the spine head, else near fine in a near fine jacket. Meaningful copies of the true first edition of Beard's first and most important book are uncommon. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books]
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        John Buchan. A Biography

      London, Rupert Hart-Davis. 1965, 1965. First Edition. 8vo. Publisher's dark blue cloth, light edgewear, a near fine copy. No dustwrapper. Graham Greene's copy of this detailed biographical work. Buchan's influence shows clearly throughout many of Greene's works and he is mentioned several times in the biography. Greene's distinctive signature may be found on the front free endpaper, and there are a couple of annotations in his hand to the rear.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        The Man with the Golden Gun (A James Bond novel)

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1965., 1965. First Impression. Finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe for Asprey of London in full black goatskin with Japanese endpapers, a.e.g. A beautiful copy. Fleming wrote one James Bond novel each winter in his Jamaican retreat 'Goldeneye' from 1953-1964. This title, The Man with the Golden Gun, was written during the 63/64 winter months and published posthumously by Cape as the last full-length Bond novel. Gilbert A13a.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Annals of Natal 1495 - 1845 Vol I & II

      Struik, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: GoodThe jackets are a bit marked and worn. A little tanning. The page edges of vol II are slightly eroded. Soundly bound. No 300 of 750. Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: vl2.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        A Dialogue with Solitude

      Culpeper, Virginia: The Community Press, 1965. A clean, solid copy of the 1965 1st edition. VG+ in its gray/beige boards. Thin quarto, gritty, crisp black-and-white, documentary-style photography thruout. A seminal mid-60s record of urban isolation. (Roth 101, Parr, etc.).. First Edition. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        Biography of an Idea: Memoirs of Public Relations Counsel Edward L. Bernays

      Simon and Schuster, New York, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Printing, SignedSize: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 849 pages including index and black and white photographic plates. Signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. "... Author is the pioneer who did more than anyone else to establish the principles, practices and ethics of public relations... Mr. Bernays describes the many national movements, social beliefs, trends, fashions and fads that have resulted from his carefully planned public relations activities. He reveals the secrets, the techniques, the causes and consequences of his glamorous, crucial, yet little understood profession... A fascinating inside account of the men, the events and the ideas that have been at the center of America's history in the twentieth century." - from dust jacket. Light wear to book. Binding sound. Few drops of soiling to fore-edge. Infrequent underlining and marginal lines. Average wear and soiling to price-clipped dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart.A magnificent addition to any public relations collection.

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com]
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        Lavori in corso. Versi di Vittorio Sereni. Incisioni di Attilio Steffanoni.

      Milano, Sheiwiller, 1965. Cartella in folio (cm. 57); pp. 8 + 20 pp. di poesie di V. Sereni e riproduzione di suoi appunti autografi + 5 incisioni originali firmate e numerate a matita da A. Steffanoni. PRIMA edizione. Questa cartella a cura di Vanni Scheiwiller è stata tirata in soli 30 esemplari numerati + 5 fuori commercio. Axs

      [Bookseller: Libreria Bongiorno Paolo]
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        I travestiti. Con una nota di Elvio Fachinelli. A cura di Sergio Donnabella

      In - 4 (cm 24x32), pp. 164. Testi e fotografie in bianco e nero di Lisetta Carmi. Leg. edit. cartonata illustrata. Inserto di 16 pagine di carta rosa sottile con riproduzione di foto e lettere dattiloscritte che i protagonisti del libro inviarono alla fotografa. Testi in italiano e inglese tradotti da Pietro Ferrari. Grande forza alle foto è data dall'impaginazione realizzata da Giancarlo Liprandi, uno tra i migliori rappresentanti del design grafico del secondo novecento e il cui contributo non può essere considerato secondario per la realizzazione di questo meraviglioso volume. "Tutto ciò che è maschile può essere anche femminile, e viceversa. Non esistono comportamenti obbligati, se non in una tradizione autoritaria che ci viene imposta sin dall'infanzia". Così scriveva Lisetta Carmi negli anni Settanta, nell'introduzione. La fotografa genovese, pioniera del fotoreportage d'impegno civile italiano, realizzò non solo una delle prime indagini sociali sul fenomeno del travestitismo in Italia, ma un racconto profondamente coinvolgente di una minoranza al margine. "Li ho conosciuti a una festa di Capodanno a Genova nel 1965, loro vivevano nel ghetto degli ebrei, tra Via del Campo e piazza Fossatella. In sei anni di vita insieme li ho sempre protetti, stimati, ho vissuto la loro sofferenza, l'emarginazione, le violenze, gli arresti. Ma grazie a loro, ho capito me e ho riscoperto la gioia di essere donna in un periodo in cui mi ribellavo al ruolo che la società ci aveva assegnato". Le straordinarie fotografie ci restituiscono i protagonisti in una dimensione privata, mentre sorridono alla macchina fotografica esibendosi senza finzioni in reggiseno e cotonature altissime, mentre si truccano, si allacciano il reggicalze, cucinano. Il libro faticò a trovare un editore e attirò la condanna della chiesa. Dopo qualche anno alcune copie furono distribuite con una sopracoperta a celare la foto di copertina."I Travestiti svolgono un servizio sociale? Sono l'espressione enfatizzata ed esasperata di un modo ormai superato (o in via di superamento) di considerare la donna come un bene di consumo? Sono l'avanguardia paradossale e contraddittoria di un modo nuovo di concepire (o di abolire) i ruoli assegnati all'uomo e alla donna? O sono tutte queste cose insieme?Io sono entrata nell'ambiente dei travestiti per caso nel 1965 durante una festa di capodanno: li ho rivisti successivamente nella loro vita quotidiana e ho cominciato a vivere con loro e a fotografarli. Li ho subito sentiti come esseri umani che vivono e soffrono tutte le contraddizioni della nostra società come minoranza ricercata da una parte e respinta dall'altra. Non è un caso però se il mio interesse e la mia partecipazione ai loro problemi ha creato fra me e loro una fiducia, un affetto e una comprensione che mi hanno permesso di fare questo lavoro con un rapporto che andava al di là di un normale rapporto fra fotografo e fotografati. Io stessa in quel tempo ero assillata - forse a livello inconscio - da problemi di identificazione maschile o femminile. Oggi capisco che non si trattava tanto di accettazione di uno "stato" quanto di rifiuto di un "ruolo".E i travestiti (o meglio il mio rapporto coi travestiti) mi hanno aiutato ad accettarmi per quello che sono: una persona che vive senza ruolo. Osservare i travestiti mi ha fatto capire che tutto ciò che è maschile può essere anche femminile, e viceversa. Non esistono comportamenti obbligati, se non in una tradizione autoritaria che ci viene imposta fin dall'infanzia. Ma chi sono i travestiti? Perché - al di là di un mezzo per vivere - cercano così disperatamente la condizione femminile? Che cosa significa per loro il mito della donna? E che cosa è "la donna"? intendo non solo per loro ma anche per i clienti. Tutte domande a cui è difficile dare una risposta, ma che sono vive e presenti nel nostro tempo e che mettono oggi in crisi il rapporto uomo - donna. I travestiti si mascherano, è vero; ma lo fanno per necessità. Hanno però il coraggio di fare quello che fanno e di affrontare una realtà spesso drammatica e violenta. Per molti di loro non esiste una alternativa di lavoro: come uomini hanno un aspetto troppo femminile,come donne hanno l'impedimento dello stato anagrafico maschile. Sopportano stati di solitudine incredibile proprio perché da una parte la società li ricerca e dall'altra li isola, li obbliga praticamente a vivere in ghetti (a Genova il loro quartiere è proprio l'antico ghetto degli ebrei), ha paura di riconoscersi in loro. Li usa, li paga, li giudica: ignorando volutamente che sono esseri umani. Ma io credo che il giudizio che noi diamo degli altri è quasi sempre un giudizio che noi diamo di noi stessi; ciò che negli altri ci spaventa è in noi; e difendiamo noi stessi sempre offendendo quella parte di noi che rifiutiamo. Mi diceva un travestito, riferendosi alla sua vita privata e non certo al suo lavoro: "Quando io ho un rapporto d'amore, non mi importa se è con un uomo o con una donna: è un essere umano che in quel momento mi dà se stesso e al quale io do me stesso". Una difesa dell'omosessualità? No. Forse è invece un'apertura verso rapporti umani più veri e più liberi e il rifiuto di rapporti standardizzati e violenti. E non è un caso che proprio lo stesso travestito, che anni fa appariva come una bellissima donna, oggi ha ritrovato la sua parte maschile, attende con gioia un figlio dalla donna che ama, e non fa più il travestito. La sua è stata un'avventura umana, un ritrovarsi da solo con le sue sole forze, in una società che per difendere dei principi non è più capace di vedere gli uomini" (Lisetta Carmi) [http: / / www.queerway.it / dblog / articolo.asp?articolo=830] "Via del Campo c'è una graziosa / gli occhi grandi color di foglia / tutta notte sta sulla soglia / vende a tutti la stessa rosa". Così, nel 1967, cantava Fabrizio De Andrè in "Via del Campo", rendendo famose in tutta Italia le "graziose" di Genova, quelle che a Napoli chiamavano "femminielli" e altrove "travestiti". Ma l'Italia scoprì le "graziose" non solo grazie alla voce di De Andrè, ma anche al libro "I travestiti" di Lisetta Carmi, un'artista sempre interessata al sociale che ha seguito con la sua macchina fotografica i "travestiti" genovesi dal 1965 al 1971, stringendo amicizie durate anni. Sono immagini di un bianco e nero lontano, provenienti da un mondo scomparso, remoto. Ma i "travestiti" resistono, orfani di quell'antica magia, gemme di una luce futura. Amati spesso da uomini tradizionalisti con intuizioni rivoluzionarie" [http: / / noirpink.blogspot.com / ... / arte - travestiti - resistenti - e...]

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        Inadmissible Evidence. A Play.

      London Faber and Faber, 1965 - Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine lightly faded at head and tail, contents a little toned. An excellent copy in a jacket with a rubbed spine panel and some dampstaining to rear panel. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. "22.2.65 Just one rose. With love lots. J." and with the label of the Library of the Hurst at the John Osborne Arvon Centre in Shropshire loosely inserted. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT

      1965. MANHOFF, Bill. THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1965. 8vo., cloth in dust jacket. First Edition. Signed by actor and director Elia Kazan- his copy: bearing his ink name and address stamp on the front endpaper. Basis for the well-known play, starring Alan Alda and Diana Sands, and for the movie, starring Barbra Streisand and George Segal. Enclosed in a custom-designed, leather & cloth clam-shell box, with a gilt-worked spine and with an owl and a pussycat in leather onlays on the front cover. $750.00.

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        Words of Ugo Betti

      Los Angeles: Immaculate Heart College Press, 1965. Folio. 15, (4)pp., plus (8)ff. One of 275 copies. Sister Marie Fleurette's dissertation on Innocence & the Process of Justification in the Late Plays of Ugo Betti is followed by quotations from the famed Italian judge, poet, and playwright. These quotations, which reflect on faith, love, and life, are illustrated in an accompanying suite of eight original serigraphs by Sister Mary Corita. Betti's words are set against backgrounds of bright tones, wide brushstrokes, geometric shapes, and typographic elements. One of the leading artists working in that medium, Sister Corita is known for her bold use of color and messages promoting peace. Bound in terra-cotta cloth with an enclosure attached to the rear board for the prints. Slight fading and a few faint marks to cover, else very fine.

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        South African Jewry

      Fieldhill Publishing Co. (PTY) Ltd, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacketthe boards are edge worn and shelf rubbed. edge tears. a bit marked. internally clean and tightly bound. [P.O.] Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: oclz.

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        Behind the Scenes at Wimbledon: Duncan Macaulay

      Collins. Hardcover. Light wear to boards, content clean and sharp, solidly bound, water marked edges to title page, good DJ with some edge and spinal wear and water marks, Signed By Both Duncan Macaulay and Sir John Smyth. Only Known Signed Copy . Good. 1965.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 .

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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]

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