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        In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences

      New York: Random House. (1965). First. First edition. Advance Reading Copy in self wrappers. Near fine with a small scrape on the front panel. Pulitzer Prize-winner for non-fiction. Capote's first cousin Harper Lee acted as his secretary during his investigations into the tragic Kansas murders and their aftermath. Basis for the 1967 Richard Brooks film featuring Robert Blake and Scott Wilson. Despite the scrape, a much nicer than usual copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Man With the Golden Gun

      London: Jonathan Cape. (1965). First. First edition, first issue, second state, binding A (without the "golden gun" on the front board). Small London booksellers's label on front pastedown and topedge a trifle soiled, else fine in very near fine dustwrapper with very tiny nicks at the corners of the spine. .

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        THE LORD OF THE RINGS 3 VOLS 1965 HOUGHTON second Edition

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1965 - TITLE: THE LORD OF THE RINGS 3 VOLS 1965 HOUGHTON second edition AUTHOR: J. R. R. TOLKIEN PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1965 EDITION: Second Edition stated with the line 'W 20 19 18 17 16 15' and '14' present CATEGORY: Classic, Literature, Rare ---NOT SIGNED--- BINDING/COVER: Hardback with slipcase CONDITION: (All defects if any are formulated into pricing by ViewFair Books Books. If ViewFair Books miss any defects or highlights on any book/printings, our policy is to make immediate amends to any customer): The slipcase has some cracking along the top bottom back edge and the top side edge. The possible original sticker price of $35.95 is still on the slipcase. The books are in really really good condition that appears to be unread. Books are without marks or writings, pages are clean, and books are tight and sturdy. There is a $10.95 on all the flaps. The 'Return of the King' has a really small nick to the jacket along the upper spine area. BOOKS APPEAR TO BE UNREAD, THE INSIDES ARE REALLY NICE AND WHITE. SIZE: 5 ½ x 9 (approximately) PAGES: pages Extra pictures located at the following: BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: 1) THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING - 423 PAGES WITH MAPS PRESENT Second Edition stated with the line 'W 20 19 18 17 16 15' present 2) THE TWO TOWERS - 352 PAGES WITH MAPS PRESENT Second Edition stated with the line 'W 20 19 18 17 16 15 14' present 3) THE RETURN OF THE KING - 440 PAGES WITH MAPS PRESENT Second Edition stated with the line 'W 20 19 18 17 16 15 14' present RESEARCH SHOWS SIMILAR CONDITIONED 1965 COPIES FROM HOUGHTON ARE SELLING IN THE $850 - $5,000 ON THE INTERNET!!! COMPETITIVE PRICING! InvCode E 650 H 850 V 600 ViewFair Books : 004246 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Thomas Hardy.

      c. 1965 - Sheet size: 191 × 140 mm. Pencil title on verso. Pen and ink on wove paper, unusually signed by Bentley's initials only. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s and 60s. Never savage, though often waspishly accurate and exuding an urbane air of amusement at the foibles of his fellows, Bentley's work was familiar to the public from a wide variety of publications. Between 1952 and 1954 he drew regular cartoons for the weekly Time and Tide, and after that for the daily News Chronicle. Between 1958 and 1962 he drew topical cartoons for the Daily Mail under the title "Watch My Line." He also drew many portraits, in black and white line, of famous people, for various papers, including over sixty for the Sunday Telegraph, which began publication in February 1961.

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        A Way of Seeing. Photographs of New York with an Essay by James Agee

      NY: Viking, 1965. First Edition, first printing. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Viking, 1965. 78pp. Illus. w/ 51 b/w photos by Levitt. Black cloth w/ white lettering, colored e.p.s, original dust jacket. Oblong 8vo., 7 3/4" x 9 1/4." Mild ex-office copy. "Department of Education" rubber stamp on front and rear f.l., "duplicate" written over front stamp. Small, blank pocket neatly glued to rear pastedown. No other markings. Book is clean, straight and tight with no signs of wear. Cloth and pages clean, no smudges or marks. Cover lettering bright and sharp. Minor bump curl to tips of fr. cover. Minute rubbing spot to lower tip. DJ is Very Good, NOT price clipped (price of $6.50) w/ mild fraying at crown/ heel, sl. edge curl, very light foxing spots on interior side with two areas of sweating stain at the interior front panel edge fold, some visible on inside front panel. Very good in VG dj. Rare. Inquire for photos.. 1st. Hard. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by LEVITT, Helen. 8vo.. Illus.

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        A Bibliography of Canadiana. 6 volumes complete.

      Toronto Public Library, Toronto, Canada 1965 - This is a fine hardcover 6 volume set (complete), with almost no wear. Uniformly bound in maroon cloth with green title labels on the spines, titles in gilt. Frances M. Staton and Marie Tremaine (eds) Volume 1: A Bibliography of Canadiana Being Items in the Public Library of Toronto, Canada, Relating to the Early History and Development of Canada, with an introduction by George H. Locke, 828 pages, reprinted 1965. Gertrude M. Boyle, assisted by Marjorie Colbeck (eds) Volume 2:, A Bibliography of Canadiana, First Supplement, Being Items in the Public Library of Toronto, Canada, Relating to the Early History and Development of Canada, with an introduction by Henry C. Campbell, 333 pages, reprinted 1969. Sandra Alston, assisted by Karen Evans. (eds.) Second Supplement, (in 4 volumes) volume 1, 1512- 1800, 353 pages, published in 1989. Volume 2, 1801- 1849, 839 pages, published in 1985. Volume 3, 1850- 1867, 910 pages, published in 1986. Volume 4, Index, 777 pages, published in 1989. ( first printings) Completely clean inside and out. A beautiful set.10" high X 7" wide. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Painted Bird

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1965 - 272 pages. First edition, first printing. Dust jacket design by Leo & Diane Dillon. His first novel under his real name. First issue with the same line at the top of page 270 & 271. Fine book in a fine dust jacket. A beautiful copy! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The art of Hiroshige The art of Hiroshige The art of Hiroshige The Art of Hiroshige.,

      o. O., 1965,. - 216, 20, 76 S., 33 cm, 1965. Großform. orig. Leinwand mit farbig illustr. OU, ges. mehr als 300 Seiten mit zahlreichen, teils farbigen und ganzseitigen Abbildungen. Schutzumschlag, besonders am Rücken, gebräunt und etwas fleckig, Rücken am Fuß gestaucht und am Kopf lichtrandig, Druckstelle an der vorderen Stehkante, sonst und gesamt gutes, auch textsauberes Exemplar. Texte in englischer und japanischer Sprache Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2550 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik. Konvolut kompletter Bände: 178. Band komplett (1965) / 179. Band komplett (1966) / 180 Band komplett (1967) / 181. Band komplett (1967-1968) / 182. Band komplett (1968-1969)/ 183. Band komplett (1969-1970) / 184. Band komplett (1970) / 185. Band komplett (1971) / 186. Band komplett (1971) / 187. Band komplett (1972) / 188 Band komplett (1973) / 189. Band komplett (1975) / 190. Band komplett (1976) / 191. Band komplett (1977) / 192. Band komplett (1977-1978) / 193. Band komplett (1978) // sowie EINZELHEFTE: Band 183 Heft3/4 August 1969 / Band 187 Heft 1 Oktober 1972 / Heft 5 Juli 1973 /Band 189 Heft 1/2 Oktober 1975 / Heft 5 Oktober 1975 / Heft 6 November 1975 /

      Gustav Fischer Verlag 1965-1978, Stuttgart - original kartoniert, Exemplare gestempelt; Zustand: gut, komplette Bände nur jeweils geschlossen, Einzelhefte auch extra, jeweils auf Anfrage de 30000 Buch [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Combination Theatre Poem & Birthday Poem for Ten People

      New York: The Brownstone Press. 1965. First. Folio. Four leaves printed rectos only, laid into two-part folder, the outer portion printed. Some slight smudging and spotting, very good or better. Copy number 21 of 100 numbered copies Signed by Di Prima. A poem celebrating the birthdays of ten notables. Very scarce. OCLC locates 31(!) copies; they are very uncommon in the marketplace. .

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        The Modern Movement. 100 key Books from England, France and America 1880-1950

      London: Andre Deutsch, Hamish Hamilton 1965, 1965. First edition, Inscribed association copy. Octavo, pp.148 Publisher's cloth in price-clipped jacket. A near fine copy, with two presentation inscriptions; Peter and Spider / writer and reader / from / their dented friend / The Author - / Dec.1965 [to half-title] additionally; The Peter and Spider / from / cyril [to title page]. The recipient is close friend, fellow magazine editor, critic and literary historian Sir Peter Quennel, and his wife.

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        The modern movement : one hundred key books from England, France and America, 1880-1950 / chosen by Cyril Connolly ; bibliography of English and French editions by G.D.E. Soar

      [London] : Andre Deutsch : Hamish Hamilton, 1965 - Physical description. : 148 p ; 21 cm. Notes: On cover of dust-jacket: "The modern movement: 100 key books from England, France and America, 1880-1950." Bibliography: p. 99-148 Contents: Book comprises list of novels, plays and poetry which were influential in the creation of Modernism with a short critical commentary by Cyril Connolly. Subject: Literature, Modern - 20th century - Bibliography. Literature, Modern - Bibliography - 20th century. Modernism (Literature) - Bibliography. 20th Century. Bibliography - Best books -- Literature - Bibliography. Series: A Grafton book. SIGNED, inscribed and dated by Connolly to the Sunday Times editior, Denis Hamilton. Fine cloth copy in a good if somewhat edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Additional scans available upon request. 1 Kg. 148 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Micro Book: Poem of Tu Fu

      Tokyo: Toppan, (c. 1965). (24)pp. This set includes two versions of the ancient Chinese poet Tu Fu's verse "The Eight Immortals of the Wine Cup": a miniature book measuring 1 3/8 inches (35mm.) square, and an ultra-microminiature measuring a mere 3.75mm square. In each, the text is presented in English and Japanese. The ultra-microminiature is contained within a magnifying case attached to a keychain. The case's metal cover is printed with "Micro Book" in white and gold on a black background, and has a distinctly mid-century aesthetic. According to the accompanying bilingual brochure, which includes instructions for opening the case, "This key-holder contains the smallest book ever published in the world... the fruit of our outstanding technical know-how involved in plate-making and printing." The thickness of each letter is approximately equivalent to one-fifth of a human hair. Toppan produced its first Micro Books in 1965 for the New York World's Fair, and the company has continued to break records for the world's smallest book ever since. Housed in a silver plastic clamshell box, lined with satin and red velvet. Only one institutional copy recorded, in a different, less elaborate presentation. Very fine.

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        A Bibliography of Canadiana

      Canada: McGill University Press, 1965. This bibliography is the first publication of the Lawrence Lande Foundation for Canadian Historical Research, and has been printed in an edition of 950 signed copies, of which this is No. 585. The Lawrence Lande Foundation for Canadian Historical Research, Montreal. Part One: Basic Canadiana; Part Two: Canadiana on the West and North; Part Three: Cultural and Supplementary Canadiana. This copy is bound in pig skin and cloth. (Ref. # ACC-CDNH1).. Signed by Author. Quarter Leather and Cloth. Fine/Fine Slip Case. 10-3/4"x13-3/4" Tall. History.

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        Order of Service in Memory of Thomas Stearns Eliot. Born 26th September 1888 Died 4th January 1965

      (London): Westminster Abbey / (The Hove Shirley Press Ltd). 1965. First. Stapled self-wrappers. 12pp. Just about fine. Order of service for Eliot's funeral service: prayers, hymns (some by Eliot), and a reading from Eliot's work by Sir Alec Guinness. Scarce. .

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        Autograph Note Signed.

      Palma de Mallorca, 30. VI. 1965. - Oblong large 8vo. 1 p. "Avec mes meilleure salutation á Miss Wilkie, | Miro". - Miro also included a "photo pour Mr. John Halverson [.] Milwaukee, Wisconsin". - From the Estate of Charles Williamson and Tucker Fleming. - On personal stationery; without the photo.

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        The Man With The Golden Gun

      London: Jonathan Cape , 1965 An original copy and dust jacket with the original price of 18s. net present on front and back flap.

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      New York, Chicago, San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston,. [1965]. Octavo,. cloth-backed boards.. Minute bruises to lower corner tips, else a fine copy in nearly fine. dust jacket with hint of wear at upper spine end and touch of dust. soiling. A very nice copy. Scarce in superior condition. (#102826). First edition. 6000 copies printed. His fifth novel, "... recounts the efforts of an enormously wealthy man to alleviate human misery through the more or less random disbursement of the Rosewater Foundation's almost limitless funds." - Perry D. Westbrook, in Henderson (ed), Contemporary Novelists, p. 909. Pieratt, Huffman-klinkowitz and Klinkowitz AF1.

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        The End of the Game

      New York: Viking, 1965. First edition of the photographer's first book with over 75 black-and-white and color photographic plates. Tall quarto, original ivory cloth. Signed by Peter Beard on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows light wear. On its publication in 1965, Beard's "book was immediately acclaimed, with not one but two glowing reviews in The New York Times… In addition to being singularly beautiful (with its luscious printing and scrapbook aesthetic), The End of the Game, is thoughtful as well. Long taken as a seminal book on wildlife conservation, it is actually an epic visual poem on the subject of loss" (Roth, 170). Open Book, 208).

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      New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. DJ with some rubbing and some holes, especially to DJ spine ; Extremely scarce. Review copy with promotion card laid-in. Including a very nice press agency illustration, showing a b&w map of the Southern States, mostly North Carolina. The Cape Fear takes its name from the time when explorers navigated the dangerous Frying Pan Shoals and the cape which protected the estuary. It is the only river whose entire length, from its sources in the piedmont above Greensboro to the mouth below Wilmington, lies in the state of North Carolina; Rivers of America; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 340 pages .

      [Bookseller: Complete Traveller Antiquarian Bookstore]
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        Imagination Dead Imagine

      Calder & Boyars - 1965. Hardback. 14 pp. First edition in English, translated by the author from "Imagination morte Imaginez" . 8vo. Original gilt stamped grey cloth with matching slipcase. 95/100 copies (hors commerce) on hand-made paper, signed by the author printed in advance of the first edition. Keywords: Irish Litreature. First edition copy. . . Signed Copy. Free Shipping Worldwide. Books ship from the US and Ireland .

      [Bookseller: Kennys Bookstore]
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        Biography of an Idea: Memoirs of Public Relations Counsel Edward L. Bernays

      New York: Simon and Schuster. Hardcover. 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. . Good. 1965. First Printing.

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        Vivat Vamp!: An Album of Photographs in Praise of the Vamp from Mae West to Marilyn Monroe, from Marlene Dietrich to Brigitte Bardot [Signed]

      Published by Dennis Dobson Limited, 80 Kensington Church Street, London First UK Edition 1965. First edition hard back publisher's original black paper covered boards, gilt stamping to spine and upper panel. 8¼" x 7" 119 pp. SIGNED by the author Spike Milligan verso to front end paper. Former name to front end paper, light tan marks to end papers. VG in VG dust wrapper with very light tanning to edges, small mark to lower panel, not price clipped. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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        Loquitur [poems]

      Fulcrum Press, 1965 - One of only 26 lettered copies, signed by the author 4to Lower edges of covers, preliminary and end-leaves affected by water, with associated staining, other leaves slightly cockled along lower edges, but not stained. A good copy in similarly affected and somewhat soiled dust-wrapper that has a vertical crease down the centre of the spine panel Full black pebbled faux leather [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die antiken Gemmen. ( 3 Bde.).

      Osnabrück, Adolf M. Hakkert, 1965 - 4°, Bd. 1: Tafelbd: XVI, 67 Taf; Bd. 2: 330 S., einige Textabb.; Bd. 3: XIII, 464 S., einige Textabb., OLwd. goldgeprägt. in Privat-kart.-Schuber, Bd. 1 Textbätter sauber kopiert und einmontiert. Innengelenke mit Klebstreifen verstärkt; Bd. 2 u. 3 tadell. Insgesamt kein schlechtes Exemplar. Reprint der Ausgabe von 1900 dieses wichtigen Standardwerkes. 1. Bd: Tafelteil; 2. Bd.: Beschreibung und Erklärung der Tafeln. 3. Bd.: Geschichte der Steinschneidekunst im klassischen Altertum. Adolf Furtwängler (1853-1907). Nach Studium in Freiburg, Leipzig und München sowie der Promotion 1874 bei Heinrich Brunn erhielt er 1876 bis 1878 ein Stipendium des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts und nahm an Grabungen in Mykene, Olympia und Aigina (Ägina) teil. Nach der Habilitation 1879 in Bonn war er 1882 am Antiquarium in Berlin tätig.1894 wurde Adolf Furtwängler Professor für Klassische Archäologie in München und gleichzeitig Direktor der Abguss-Sammlung, 1896 Leiter des Antiquariums in München. Er gilt als einer der bedeutendsten deutschen Archäologen u. veröffentlichte Werke über griechische Plastik und Vasenmalerei. Seine «Meisterwerke der griechischen Plastik» ist eine Gesamtdarstellung zur griechischen Kunst der Antike, die noch heute als Standardwerk gelten kann. 8000 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The James Bond Dossier

      London: Jonathan Cape. (1965). First. Uncorrected proof. Fine in very slightly soiled wrappers. .

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        Race: A Study in Superstition

      New York: Harper & Row,, 1965. Revised, with a new Preface. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine gilt An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and marked jacket. Second edition, revised. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "For Lionel & Diana, with ever affectionate thoughts, this dull old book that faithfully reflects the dull old friend who sends it, Jacques. Dec 22/64". Literary critic Lionel Trilling (1905–75) worked at Columbia during the same period as Barzun, and for thirty years the two jointly taught the Colloquium on Important Books, counting among their students Alan Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, and Louis Menand. A lovely and significant presentation copy.

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        A Reverence for Wood

      New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc.. (1965). First. First edition. Quarto. Fine in fine dustwrapper with perhaps the slightest of sunning at the spine. Promotional brochure for Sloane's works laid in. Sloane has Inscribed the book to the great boxing champion Gene Tunney: "To Gene Tunney who always had a reverence for wood. Eric Sloane. Warren, Conn." beneath which Sloane has drawn the figure of a man (Tunney?) fleeing from a toppling tree. Presumably the drawing tells a story, and we will be happy to fabricate one if you'd like. .

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        Genesis. Die Schöpfung der Welt. Im deutschen Wortlaut der Zürcher Bibel. Mit neun von den Originalstöcken gedruckten Farbholzschnitten von Felix Hoffmann.

      Verlag Ars librorum Gotthard de Beauclair., Frankfurt am Main 1965 - Frankfurt am Main Verlag Ars librorum Gotthard de Beauclair. 1965. 41x25,5 cm. 26 n.n. S. Originalpappband, als Blockbuch gebunden. Im Schuber. "Dreizehnter Ars librorum Druck." - Nr. 212 von 475 numerierten und signierten Exemplaren, beiliegend die Suite (Nr. 25 von 75) der 9 Farbholzschnitte, jedes Blatt handschriftlich numeriert und signiert, in Originalbroschurdecke. - Die Suite in der linken oberen Ecke schwach eselsohrig. Sprache: Deutsch Originalpappband, als Blockbuch gebunden. Im Schuber. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Frankfurt am Main: Verlag Ars Librorum Gotthard de Beauclair, [1965].. Folio (41 x 25 cm). Pictorial boards. Illustrated with eight original full- page multicolor woodcuts. Fine in modestly worn and lightly soiled slipcase. First edition in this format, illustrated with color woodcuts by Felix Hoffmann. From a total edition of five hundred copies, this is one of seventy-five copies numbered in Roman, signed by the artist, accompanied by a separate suite of the eight woodcuts, each of them signed and numbered by the artist in the lower margin.

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        Alfred Hitchcock's Monster Museum [SIGNED by HITCHCOCK and Bradbury]

      NY: Random House 1965 - First edition, first printing (unstated); SIGNED by ALFRED HITCHCOCK with his customary DOODLE self-caricature on the page opposite the half-title page; also SIGNED by RAY BRADBURY with a black sharpie at his inclusion, the short story 'Homecoming' (both simply signed, not inscribed to anyone); hardcover with pictorial boards identical to the dust jacket; in VERY-GOOD/NEAR-FINE condition (shows some rubbing along the edges, especially around the top/bottom of spine; a couple corners gently bumped/rubbed; the dust jacket is un-clipped, with the original 395 price on the inside flap; overall, a clean and presentable copy); comes with a GLOSSY PHOTO of Ray Bradbury at his signing event. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Portrait photograph of President Johnson, inscribed to Supreme Court Justice Arthur Goldberg

      N.p. [Washington, D.C.], n.d. [ca. 1965?] - The (undated) inscription reads: "To Arthur Goldberg-/ With the high regard and affection/ of his friend-/ Lyndon B. Johnson." Appointed by President Kennedy, Goldberg was an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1962 to 1965 and one of the most significant justices of the twentieth century. In his three terms on the bench he pushed the Court's toward a broader construction of personal rights, a course it followed over the following two decades. He is best known for his influential 1963 internal Supreme Court memorandum that condemned capital punishment as an example of "cruel and unusual punishment," as defined by the Eighth Amendment, and his opinion in Griswold v. Connecticut (1965), which argued against a Connecticut law banning the use of contraceptives because it violated an unumerated right to privacy guaranteed by the Ninth Amendment. The memo initiated a wave of litigation and legislation that led to the abolition of the death penalty in several states; the Griswold opinion laid the foundation for Roe v. Wade (1973), which established a women's right to have an abortion. When Adlai Stevenson, Ambassador to the United Nations, died in 1965 President Johnson decided to appoint Goldberg to fill his seat. Johnson's larger plan was to put Abe Fortas on the bench because he knew Fortas would defend his Great Society programs (and spy on the Court for him). Probably a recipient of the legendary Johnson "treatment," Goldberg was persuaded to resign while flying to Stevenson's funeral on Air Force One. This photograph may be a memento of that 1965 flight, or one of the tools Johnson used to persuade Goldberg (JOHNSON, LYNDON BAINES) 10 x 8. Color print, both inscription and signature beneath the image; with credit printed in the image at lower left. Glazed and framed in tasteful black-and-gold wooden 16" x 19" frame. A few tiny nicks to frame, image fine

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        The Painted Bird

      Boston, Houghton Mifflin 1965 - 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]. Fine 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. 1 Kg. 272 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Cold Dogs in the Courtyard: Poems.

      Literary Times-Cyfoeth, Chicago 1965 - First (and only) Edition. 1/500 copies issued. A fine bright copy in original tan, saddle-stitched paper wraps. Signed by Bukowski on the title page in the year of publication with "Los Angeles, Calif., this August 28th; ONE 9 SIX 5" with a flower drawing. Signed copies of this pre-Black Sparrow chapbook are extremely rare especially given the date of the signing. Catalog Scotch

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