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        HOWARDS END. Presentation Copy

      London (1965): Edward Arnold, 1965 Forster, E. M. HOWARDS END. Presentation Copy. London: Edward Arnold, (1965). First Edition, later impression of the Pocket Edition Inscribed by E. M. Forster on the front free endpaper. "With E. M. Forster's best wishes for a happy Christmas and many thanks for much kindness/Christmas 1965". A near fine copy in green cloth, gilt titles to the spine in a good dustwrapper. Small 8vo. 362 pp. Adapted into the Academy Award-winning film with Emma Thompson and Anthony Hopkins. Number 38 on the Modern Library list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. Kirkpatrick Ag. . Signed by Author. First Edition, Later Impression.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        THE SOURCE

      NY: Random House, 1965 NY: Random House, 1965. First edition, first prnt. Maps and diagrams by Jean-Paul Tremblay. Correct dustjacket with "5/65" date on front flap. Signed by Michener on the title page. Board cloth edges and spine with beginning toning, last few text pages with shallow corner crease; dustjacket small edge chips and beginning toning on spine. A bright copy nonetheless in Very Good condition in a Very Good dustjacket with an archival cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater or Pearls Before Swine

      New York:: Holt, Rinehart, Winston,, 1965. New York: Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1965. First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Light wear to the bottom boards as usual in a near fine dust jacket that shows light shelf wear. Signed by the author on the half-title page with a self-caricature.God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is author's fifth novel and comic masterpiece. "A brilliantly funny satire on almost everything" (Conrad Aiken). It was adapted as a musical in 1979, marking the first collaboration of composer Alan Menken and lyricist Howard Ashman.

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        The Man with the Golden Gun

      London: Jonathan Cape 1965 - Small 8vo., black cloth lettered in gilt; pictorial dust jacket. First edition, second issue, with patterned green and white endpapers and title in one line on the half-title page. This copy bears a note by a Jonathan Cape editor on the back pastedown, "J.C. [Jonathan Cape] copy," with the unobtrusive initials "J.S.V.R." (apparently the J.C. editor), above the dust jacket price. A gorgeous copy with a distinguished provenance. a.p.o. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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      (Stockholm: Nordisk rotogravyr, 1965). (Stockholm: Nordisk rotogravyr, 1965). First ed. Strömholm, Christer. Small 8vo., (8) pp., (36) pp. of b&w photographs. Illustrated stiff paper wrappers. A fine, near new copy. Award-winning Swedish photographer, Christer Strömholm was born in 1918 in Stockholm; he was a major force in Swedish photography. Director of Fotoskolan in Stockholm, he trained over 1200 students, many who became leading Scandinavian photographers. He died in 2002 after a prolonged illness. This is his first monograph. Text in Swedish. OCLC locates only 2 copies.

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        Train From Katanga, The (SIGNED 1st AMERICAN EDITION)

      Viking Press, 1965. Viking Press, 1965 This is a one-of-a-kind signed 1st American edition. No other signed copy of this book is for sale anywhere else. Very scarce and for the serious collector.

      [Bookseller: South Africa Books]
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        happenings (& actions). u.s. pop art, nouveau realisme, etc. kalender 65.

      kl.-8°, 55 Bll. auf starkem Karton mit sehr vielen Abbildungen, Orig.-Karton. Erste Ausgabe.- Auflage 300 Exemplare.- Mit Arbeiten von Vostell, Beuys, Koepcke, Kaprow, Higgins, Schmit, Oldenburg, Dine, Warhol, Rosenquist, Tinguely, Christo, Spoerri, Kienholz, Rot u.a.- Der Block wegen der starken Kartons etwas gebrochen, sonst gutes Exemplar.

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        Midnight Cowboy. A Novel

      New York: Simon and Schuster,, 1965. New York: Simon and Schuster,, 1965. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Housed in a quarter black morocco and yellow cloth slipcase. Lightly rubbed at extremities, spine a little rolled. An excellent copy in the jacket that is just a little rubbed along the edges with a small blue mark at the tail of the spine. First edition, first printing. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to his close friend and literary mentor Tennessee Williams, "For Tennessee – with all my affection and admiration always – Jimmy. May 14, 1965, New York". Herlihy met Williams in Key West, where they were both part of a circle of gay writers during the 1950s and 60s. As he told Lynn Kaufelt, founder of the Key West Literary Seminary, "'Before Tennessee had a pool installed, he and I went swimming off the Monroe County pier nearly every summer day at twilight… it was inexpressibly comforting to have the daily company of a kindred spirit; just knowing we were involved in the same sort of lunatic pursuit provided some essential ground that meant everything to me'… As late as 1976, when Herlihy's mother died of cancer, Williams was there for him. Herlihy wrote Paul Bowles that year that he spent three months in Key West with his dying mother: 'Tennessee was in Key West during much of that time, and he was enormously considerate. Sent flowers, messages. Cooked for me. Even showed up at the funeral mass, volunteering to act as pallbearer. I was impressed and moved by it all.'" (Snyder, James Leo Herlihy: The Midnight Cowboy in Key West, website of the Key West Literary Seminar). A superb association.

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        The Making of Rockets. in Two Parts. The first containing the Making of Rockets for the meanest Capacity. The other to make Rockets by a Duplicate Proposition, to 1000 pound Weight or higher. Experimentally and Mathematically Demonstrated.London: R. Morden, 1696.

      First edition, exceptionally rare, of the first English book on rocketry and the first book to propose the use of metal rocket casings. This development, which enabled the thrust of the rocket to be greatly increased, was principally responsible for the subsequent use of rockets as major weapons of war, and in the twentieth century for space exploration. Only one other copy has appeared at auction for more than a century.<br/><br/> &#10087;Norman 54; Macclesfield 3328 (this copy); ESTC R1638. <br/><br/> This is an extremely rare book. ESTC lists Glasgow and BL only, and the only other copy in auction records is the Andrade-Norman copy. The catalogue of the Andrade sale (Sotheby's, 12 July 1965) states (lot 16): "There is no record of the sale by auction in England of this work since the beginning of BAR" (i.e. British Auction Records, which began in 1903). The present copy must have entered the Macclesfield library via John Collins, with whom Anderson was associated, as noted below. Although this copy has some cropping, it is actually slightly taller than the Andrade-Norman copy, and is unrestored (the Andrade-Norman copy was rebacked). <br/><br/> Anderson states clearly that his purpose is "To raise so great a heap of Fire, and to confirm the Fact by ... Experiments and Demonstrations Mathematical" (A2v). To that end, the present work includes instructions for the construction of rockets of various sizes and types, including rockets that "swim upon the water." "Anderson was important in bringing ballistics into the sphere of mathematics and demonstrating the usefulness of practical experiments in gunnery ... As late as 1742 Benjamin Robbins, a ballistics expert, could find only four writers on the subject who had actually carried out gunnery experiments and observed the results, one of whom was Anderson" (ODNB). <br/><br/> The most important contribution of the work, which seems not to have been noted in the literature, is his clear proposal on B4r (diagram AFEB and the adjoining text) for a rocket casing made from a piece of a gun barrel which is metal, and not the pasteboard which had been used in rocket construction hitherto. This is half a century earlier than published sources place the first use of metal rocket bodies, usually ascribed to the Indian military commander Hyder Ali (1722-82): "Hyder Ali, prince of Mysore, developed war rockets with an important change: the use of metal cylinders to contain the combustion powder. Although the hammered soft iron he used was crude, the bursting strength of the container of black powder was much higher than the earlier paper construction. Thus a greater internal pressure was possible, with a resultant greater thrust of the propulsive jet" (Britannica). <br/><br/> "Anderson (<i>fl</i>. 1668-1696) was a mathematician and silk-weaver of London, whom John Collins, one of the early members of the Royal Society, helped with the loan of books and the supply of scientific information (Stereometrical Propositions, Preface). He devoted special attention to improving the art of gunnery, and during at least twenty-one years from 1671 conducted some thousands of experiments with cannon mounted at his own expense on Wimbledon Common, showing that his means must have been considerable. 'I am very well assured,' he says (<i>Genuine Use and Effects of the Gunne</i>, p. 32), 'I have done more, being a private person, than all the engineers and gunners with their yearly salaries and allowances, since the first invention of this warlike engine'." (DNB). <br/><br/>. 8vo, pp. [xvi], 48, woodcut diagrams in text. Contemporary sheep (spine and edges rubbed, joints cracked, a few page numbers and heading on D3r "Necessary Tables for Rockets" shaved). The Macclesfield copy with embossed stamp on first two leaves and South Library bookplate on front paste-down

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        I Wish that I had Duck Feet

      Random House 1965 - One of his most difficult to find books and the first book where Seuss used the LeSieg pseudonym. Near fine in near fine dust jacket, a beautiful copy. First Edition as indicated by the price 195/195 printed on the front flap, as well as the ads. Illustrated in color by B. Tobey. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Fox in Socks. A Tongue Twister for Super Children

      New York, Randon House. 1965, 1965. FIRST EDITION: Publisher&#39;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.

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        The Tin Can Tree

      Knopf, 1965. First Edition (first printing). The second novel by the author of THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST and BREATHING LESSONS, the story of a young boy who comes to terms with his sister&#39;s death. Fine/Near Fine. Minimal toning to the dust jacket spine and one tiny (1/8") closed tear to the rear panel. Inscribed by Tyler to film producer/director Paul Bartel on the title page, as follows: "For Paul Bartel, with best wishes - Anne Tyler.". Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        NOH (Signed Broadside Poem)

      No Place: Linesheet, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. One sheet poetry broadside published as Linesheet #1. One of only 50 numbered and SIGNED copies. This is number 35. Signed by both poets. No date, but from 1965 per the Berrigan checklist. Very good condition with two faint horizontal creases. Scarce. We have not seen another copy. Measures approximately 12.5" tall by 8" wide. Signed by Author

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        Mästarteckningar genom tiderna 1-8.

      - Till svenska av Bengt G. Söderberg. Företal till den svenska upplagan av Carl Nordenfalk. Allhems Förlag Malmö 1965. Stor 4:o. 1107 helsidesplanscher. Förlagets skinnryggband med linneklädda pärmar. Infälld guldekorerat skinnfält på främre pärmar. 34,5 x 28,5 cm.[#9032]

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      - San Fernando (Cádiz), 1965-1974. Edita Joaquín Ruiz Vázquez. Cartoné con lomera en tela muda. 6000 páginas aproximadamente., 33x24cm. Texto a 4 columnas. Iilustrado con fotografías en b/n y publicidad de la época. Publicación semanal. Buen estado. CADIZ

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        Minamata Disease

      Sanichi Shobo, Tokyo, Japan 1965 - Clothed hardcovered book with an original dustjacket, which are housed in boards slipcase. The slipcase is sunburned and the title paper mounted on is partly rubbed. The spine of this slipcase is dented around its edge. Right-top edge of the dustjacket is about 2cm teared. 62 b&w plates, English & Japanese texts are included. Plates and text pages are partly sunburned, but they have almost no outstanding rubbed nor chipped spot. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Lung

      London: Hutchinson,, 1965. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine in silver. With the dust jacket. Bookseller&#39;s ticket to front pastedown. An excellent copy in the bright jacket with just a couple of minor creased spots at the extremities. First edition, first impression of the author&#39;s second book, one of his scarcest. A beautiful copy and rare thus.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Fear

      Melbourne: Cassell,, 1965. Octavo. Original blue boards, titles to spine in white. With the dust jacket. Upper corner bumped, contents faintly toned. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and dulled jacket. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "To Geoffrey Cains, with respects, Don Keneally, 1989" with a drawing of a smiling face.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Viaje al pirineo de Lerida. Primer Pais. El Pallares Sobira. Con 30 litografias de Jaume Pla.Segundo Pais.El Valle de Aran.Tercer Pais.El condado de Ribagorza.Con 33 litografías de Jaume Pla. 2 Volumenes

      Alfaguara, Madrid 1965 - encuadernación en arpillera numerosas ilustraciones en blanco y negro basadas en litografías de Jaume Pla, ejemplar de colaborador con firmas de Cela y Pla. . 396 págs.

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        The Dark is Rising Series: Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; Silver on the Tree

      London: Jonathan Cape 1965-1977. First British editions and true firsts of each book in the Dark is Rising Sequence. Octavo, 5 volumes. Each copy is signed or inscribed by the author. Each are in excellent condition in dust jacket. A very rare set, especially signed.One of the most celebrated fantasy sequences of all time, The Dark Is Rising is a searing, epic rendering of the eternal conflict between good and evil. It was inaugurated in 1965 with the U.K. publication of Over Sea, Under Stone by Jonathan Cape. The sequels were published 1973 to 1977, volume four, The Grey King (1975), won both the Newbery Medal, recognizing the year's "most distinguished contribution to American literature for children", and the inaugural Welsh Tir na n-Og Award for English-language books with Welsh background. The concluding Silver on the Tree (1977) also won the annual Tir na n-Og Award.

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        Les Lais de Lanval - Le conte de Lanval.

      Nice, Editions Artisanales Sefer, 1965. - In-folio, non paginé, Monumentale édition au tirage limité à 280 exemplaires. L'ouvrage est divisé en 2 parties: La première contient une adaptation en français moderne de Paul Tuffrau calligraphiée et illustrée de miniatures de Lucy Boucher coloriées à la main. La seconde, le texte original en ancien français illustré en couleurs par Bronner. Celui-ci est un des 100 exemplaires contenant un dessin original de Lucy Boucher et une suite en rose Aurore sur Japon. Exemplaire à l'état de neuf. en feuilles, sous couverture incrustée d'éléments végétaux, chemise de velours bleu nuit et coffret marbré.

      [Bookseller: Le Cabinet d'Amateur]
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      London: Faber & Faber, 1965. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine, in a Near Fine original dust jacket with price of 12s 6d net intact. Clean text. Sound binding. Faint edge wear to cloth, faint ding to edge of pages at top and one on side. The dust jacket shows sunning to the 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: Odd Duck Books]
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      Philadelphia: Chilton Books, (1965). First edition. Herbert&#39;s best-known novel was awarded the first Nebula Award in 1965, shared a Hugo Award in 1966, and was the basis for the film by David Lynch. Regarded as one of the most popular science fiction novels of all time, Dune is a vast, complex story incorporating elements of "hard" science fiction, fantasy, mythology, religion and politics, and set on an exotic planet, the flora and fauna of which are fully realized and described. The combination of its size and popularity, coupled with its having been published by a house better known for its automobile repair manuals, have made this book rather difficult to obtain in fine condition. This is a nearly fine copy in pale blue cloth with heavy gray textured endpapers. The first issue dust jacket, with $5.95 price intact and four-line publisher&#39;s information on rear flap, shows only slight rubbing to corners and a few tiny nicks to extremities.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        The Madrid Suite (Complete in Original Folio)

      New York: Hollander Workshop, 1965. First Edition. Fine. Robert Motherwell (1915-1991) writes in the introduction to the set that he was inspired to do this series by his honeymoon in Madrid in 1958 with his then-wife, the artist Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011). The texture of the plaster walls in their hotel presented an interesting surface on which to draw, making the lines appear like dots and reminiscent of Seurat. In creating this series, inspired by his time in Madrid, Motherwell was able to reproduce the feel of those drawings by using Hollander&#39;s plaster walls in the same way, drawing on lithographic transfer paper. An extremely rare edition of Motherwell&#39;s work, the lithographs were often broken up and sold individually. An important piece by the man who came up with the title "The New York School" which referred not only to him, but fellow abstract expressionist painters Philip Guston, Willem de Kooning, Jackson Pollock, and Mark Rothko. [11] pp. Elephant Folio. Housed in custom brown linen folio with title pasted to front panel with Motherwell&#39;s name and initials also blind embossed to center of label. Interleaved with tissue; all lithographs, tissues, and folio case in pristine condition. Suite consists of ten (10) black & white lithographs printed on white Arches paper measuring 22" x 30". This is edition #31 of 100. Each lithograph is signed and numbered by Motherwell and includes the blind embossed logo of Irwin Hollander (the master-printer) in the lower right corner.

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        The Autobiography of Malcolm X

      GROVE PRESS, NY 1965 - Dj yellowed at edges, rubbed cover, creased at spine edges, NOT price clipped. Light edge wear to book, good binding, clean body and unmarked interior. DATE PUBLISHED: 1965 EDITION: FIRST PRINTING 455 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1965. - First Edition of the author's most well known work. Octavo. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows light wear. Inscribed by the author. Uncommon signed. Nicholas Mosley's brilliantly conceived novel about Oxford, marriage, and infidelity is also a study of the games people play. It is "[a] fascinating and original novel. . . . Technically, Accident is remarkable." (Times Literary Supplement) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      1965 - I: 21-23 June 1965 nos. 1-694. II: 14-16 Nov. 1966 nos. 695-1590. III: 19-21 June 1967 nos. 1591-2243. IVth and final portion 6 Nov. 1967. Nos. 2244-2532. De-luxe-copies on better paper, with all 147 plates, with pricelists and indexes. Fine, later 3/4 brown maroc. * Menno Hertzberger's copy! WITH: V: Modern French Illus. Books and Bindings. 1970. nos. 2533-2634. Plates 148-209. Indexes. Orbds. VI: Modern English Bindings etc. 1970. nos. 2635-2861. Plates 210-216. Price-list. THE ABBEY MSS: VII: Forty-three MSS. 1970. 2862-2904. Plates 1-55. Pricelist. Bds. VIII: nos. 2905-2938. IX: The Hornby MSS II. 1975. 2939-2972. Plates 1-41. Pricelist. Bds. X: Thirty-four MSS. 1978. 2973-3006. Plates 1-32. Pricelist. Bds. XI and final sale: 1989. 3007-3050. With colourplates. With concordance of MSS. Pricelist. Bds.*Complete sets are rare!

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      Random House 1965 Wear, chipping, and open & closed tears to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper, which is slightly loose ; SIGNED by Capote to first blank page. The classic 'nonfiction novel' about a multiple murder and its aftermath ; 8vo; 343 pages

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        A Spaniard in the Works

      Cape, UK 1965 - 1st Edition 1965. A lovely example of Lennon's second book with his autograph/signed name to the endpaper. Very rare book to be signed and un-dedicated. John Lennon's autograph at the height of Beatle mania was very difficult to obtain. His previous book 'In His Own Write' had a signing session at Foyles in 1964 so the book appears more regular albeit as a reprint. He did not undertake any such commercial signing sessions for this book so they very rarely appear on the open market. Excellent provenance will be made available when purchased. Book is near fine and in lovely square tight condition. Nice sharp corners. A few very light foxing spots to odd pages. Pages very nice and clean. Never issued with a wrapper. A cracking example. More images can be taken upon request. Ref 9312 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Fuck You / A Magazine of the Arts Number 5 Volume 8

      New York: Fuck You Press, 1965. First edition. Paperback. Good +. The March 1965 issue of Ed Sander&#39;s mimeograph poetry magazine. The so-called "Third Anniversary Mad Motherfucker issue!" Cover by Andy Warhol removed as often seen. Otherwise a good to very good copy in thick side-stapled wrappers. The second to last issue of this poetry publication. Grope for Peace!!

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        DUTCH BOY PRESENTS COLOR SCHEMES From AMERICA&#39;S LEADING HOME MAGAZINES. Ducth Boy Color Planning Book [Cover title]

      (n. p.):: National Lead Company,. (n. d.).. Elephant folio. 21" x 15". 1st printing, ca 1965. 56 pp.. Red & black heavy boards with screw post binding. Individualized firm name on cover: General Appliance and Hardware.. Light wear to binding, faint foxing at bottom edge of supplement. page. A VG example.. The Dutch Boy Paint Company, originally founded in 1907 by the National Lead Company, used this album to advertise and promote their line of products in stores where paint products were sold. Beneath every bright and cheerful illustration are specifics on paint shades, tones, color schemes and texture blending, and details on decorating techniques for dream homes. American advertising had mastered the art of selling "lifestyle" by the 1960s and this album depicts suburban living at its finest moment. Illustrations are taken directly from aricles in "Better Homes and Gardens" and "American Home". Many of the pictures are large enough to see fascinating period details of kitchenware, appliances, furniture, art, and decorative objects on sideboards and coffee tables. Most scenes are photographs but many illustrations are artists&#39; renderings. The chatty text discusses ways to glamorize brick, update an old-fashioned white bathroom, use practical colors in areas such as "the lanai", decorate bedroom walls "to please youngsters", and create visually soothing tones in restful rooms. Exterior color is also promoted in artful ways. In many examples jauntily clad people are busy in their lovely homes cooking or arranging flowers, watching television or sitting neatly in their colonial armchairs surrounded by harmonized paint tones. The gracious life is clearly enhanced by the home color palettes depicted and explained in this practical guide. Includes a one page Color Gallery Supplement update of product information (bound in at front of album) and a two page guide: "Twelve Beautiful Ways to Finish Redwood" by the California Redwood Association, which shows close-up views of various paint stain, carpet, and curtain combinations. Rare trade catalogue from this well-known paint manufacturer. We find no copies listed on OCLC. . Pasted-down and tipped in color illustrations.

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        Eleven Poems

      Belfast: Festival Publications, 1965 First edition, first issue, with a nine-pointed purple sun illustration to the front cover, printed on laid watermarked paper. Original publisher&#39;s wrappers. An excellent copy, with a short closed tear to the spine head, light creasing to the front wrapper, some minor soiling to the wrappers, light pencil marking to the first poem, otherwise bright and clean pages. Overall, a near fine copy of an extremely scarce title, the author&#39;s first printed publication. Brandes & Durkan A1a. Housed in a custom box. Eleven Poems is Heaney&#39;s first published book of poetry, published privately by Festival Publications at the Queen&#39;s University of Belfast in Northern Ireland. Heaney attended Queen&#39;s University of Belfast as an undergraduate and graduate student, where he studied English literature and wrote poetry. After graduating, Heaney became associated with a group of young Belfast poets known as "The Group," an organization assembled by Queen&#39;s University lecturer Philip Hobsbaum. During this time, Heaney&#39;s poetry was being published by The Belfast Telegraph and The Irish Times. Fittingly, Heaney, who would come to be hailed as the greatest Irish poet since Yeats, and whose poetry is given "its distinctive strength" by "the acute observation of the [Irish] countryside and its people," released his first collection locally. Eleven Poems advertises the 1966 publication of Heaney&#39;s first major work Death of Naturalist by Faber and Faber, which would begin Heaney&#39;s long career of publishing award-winning poetry.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

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        The Drought

      Jonathan Cape London: Jonathan Cape, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition of this early science fiction novel by the author of The Drowned World. SIGNED by the author on the title page. A tight and clean near fine clothbound book in near fine unclipped dustwrapper. Signed by Author

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        A Way of Seeing; Photographs of New York

      New York: The Viking Press,, 1965. With an essay by James Agee. Oblong quarto. Original black cloth, titles to front cover and spine in white. Illustrated with 51 mainly full page photographs. Minor scuffs to book, dust jacket rubbed to corners, small chip to head of spine. First edition, first printing. These photographs were taken over a number of years, starting in the 1940s, Levitt and Agee planned the publication in 1950, five years before Agee&#39;s death.

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      Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1965 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 has its name from the time when the explored the dangerous Frying Pan Shoals and the cape which protected the estuary, is the only river whose entire length, from its sources in the piedmont above Greensboro th the mouth below Wilmington, lies in the state of North Carolina; Rivers of America; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 340 pages

      [Bookseller: The Complete Traveller]
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        Plain Song

      New York: W. W. Norton, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition of the author&#39;s first book, a collection of poems. A near fine copy in olive green cloth in near fine price intact dustwrapper, but with typical Norton clip to lower edge of inside front flap. Very nice example of an important literary debut.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        Dans l&#39; Atelier

      Paris: Galerie Louise Leiris,, 1965. Aquatint and drypoint on Auvergne Richard de Bas paper. Plate size 22 x 32 cm. Sheet size 33 x 45 cm. Excellent condition. Edition of 50. Signed in pencil lower left by Picasso, numbered lower right.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Waging Peace; a personal account 1956 - 1961. (Volume two of The White House Years). SIGNED

      Garden City: Doubleday, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine with the slightest bump on lower fore edge corner./Near fine with only minor wear to extremities.. Bound in publisher&#39;s original navy blue cloth with cover presidential seal stamped in gold in front cover and spine stamped in black and gold. Laid in is a specially made bookplate depicting The White House that is signed by Eisenhower at the bottom. With the bookplate this is a very uncommon item designed for presentation.

      [Bookseller: James & Mary Laurie Booksellers (A.B.A.A]
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        Swift and the Church of England

      Oxford Clarenden Press. Hardcover. Dust jacket condition: VG-. Text free of underlining, writing and highlighting. Jacket sunned at spine with just a touch of edgewear. SWIFT was an active churchman for more than forty years?and one of unusual prominence. To those who know him primarily in his other roles?literary genius, pamphleteer of Queen Anne&#39;s last ministry, and Irish patriot?and merely take for granted his clerical career, the scope and interest of this neglected aspect of his life may come as a surprise. Usiing many new documents and sources, Professor Landa has written a detailed account of Swift as a member of the Irish Establishment. The book relates Swift&#39;s rise from obscure cleric to Dean of St. Patrick&#39;s, his stormy relations with the Cathedral chapter, his struggle to defend church and clergy against designing prelates and laity. We ship our books in CorgiPack mailers except for unusually large books and multiple books orders. CorgiPack mailers are constructed with a B-flute corrugated fiberboard pad which provides cushioning and corner protection in transit. They&#39;re also 100% recyclable. We ship heavier items B-flute corrugated fiberboard or cartons. Your order will be on its way by the next business day! . Very Good. 1965.

      [Bookseller: Wombat Book Company, LLC]
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        Belles saisons, le poisson au coup de pied, midi sévère.

      Bibliophiles De Provence 1965 - In-4 ( 350 X 270 mm ) de 122 pages, en feuilles sous couverture de papier à fleurs naturelles du Moulin de Richard de Bas, emboitage decoré de l'Editeur. 22 lithographies originales en couleurs d'Eugène BABOULENE, dont 5 à double-page, 5 hors-texte et 12 dans le texte. Tirage unique à 195 exemplaires sur vélin de Rives ( Exemplaire nominatif N°120 ). Parfait état. ( MONOD 2976 ). illustrés-modernes Littérature

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      (Minneapolis), 3 October 1965. Letter. Fine in an envelope hand addressed by Berryman. On personal stationery addressed to the poet Edwin Honig at Brown University completely in Berryman&#39;s holograph and SIGNED by him at the conclusion. In full: "Congratulations, & thank you for, Survivals. I was v. much moved by some of the poems abt Charlotte and several others; but the truth is that I can&#39;t really read the book at present because I am working daily at my long poem [THE DREAM SONGS] and can&#39;t hear other people: to my shame be it said, I have a part-shelf of unacknowledged volumes. I&#39;m sorry. I hope you & your handsome lady are happy near the Gristmill, which we loved, when I worked like a madman & where we hope to return one summer. Best, Yours, John Berryman.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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