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        WILD FLOWERS ETCHINGS BY...

      [ New York?], 1966. [2] leaves plus ten etchings. Quarto (36 x 25.5 cm; 14 x 10"). Loose sheets, laid into folding cloth portfolio. A few smudges to portfolio, otherwise fine. One of a total edition of 110 copies (including 10 artist's proofs), consisting of ten original etchings (plate size 12.5 x 9.5 cm) by Schwartz, printed on handmade Italia paper by Emiliano Sorini, with each etching signed and numbered in the margin by the artist. A beautiful suite by this notable master of several media, whose other works have illustrated or been accompanied by texts by, among others, Anthony Hecht (PREDATORY BIRDS, Gehenna Press 1958), and Czeslaw Milosz (CATS, Privately Printed 1994).

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Oeuvres poetiques completes. Directeur d?edition Pierre Rollet. (Provençal - française). 2 vol. in 4.

      Aix-en-Provence, 1S Edicioun Ramoun Berenguié 1966 - . 8°. 381 S., CCXLIII, 467 S., 527 S.; XXXI, 499 S., 105 S., 337 S., 251 S., CCXLIX, 491 S. und zahlr. Tafeln. Kopfgoldschnitt. Rotes Maroquin mit goldgepr. Rücken- und Deckeltitel. Nr. 67 (21-100) sur vergé pur fil. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Bel exemplaire en parfati état.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Fatzer ILAB]
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        The Soldier's Art. A Novel.

      London: Heinemann,, 1966. Octavo. Original red cloth, title to spine gilt on black ground. With the dust jacket. A little rubbing to board edges; an excellent copy in the jacket with slightly toned spine and some nicks and rubbing to extremities. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Arthur from Tony. Hands across the sea. Sept. 1966." The recipient was Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., the American historian, writer and political adviser. Schlesinger was a fan of Powell who wrote an essay, "Anthony Powell: The Prosopographer as Novelist", for the Powell Symposium in Summary magazine (autumn 1970). Schlesinger and Powell shared a close friendship with Evangeline Bruce, though they do not seem to have met in person.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Excerpts from the Acid Test

      San Francisco: Sound City Productions. [1966]. The first recording by the Grateful Dead, who, up until a month earlier, had been known as The Warlocks. A 7" 33 RPM promotional record, labeled "For Radio Play Only, Not for Sale," with excerpts from the Acid Test album that Sound City was producing. The recording was made at the Sound City studio which was the site of the seventh Acid Test: the Acid Tests were communal events/happenings that Kesey and others had developed that were open to the public and at which LSD -- aka "acid," which was still legal in California at the time -- was distributed to the attendees. The Sound City Acid Test, because it took place in a recording studio, was more of a private event than earlier, or later, Acid Tests. It was also the last one Kesey himself participated in. He had been arrested for marijuana possession for the second time two weeks earlier, and had had to show up in disguise at the sixth Acid Test a week earlier at Longshoremen's Hall in San Francisco, in order to avoid reporters and the police. Within a week of the Sound City Acid Test, with his court case pending, Kesey left the country and went into hiding in Mexico. The Grateful Dead had been the house band for the Acid Tests since they began in 1965, but under their earlier name of The Warlocks. By December 1965 they were starting to use their new name, and at the Acid Tests in January they were being billed as The Grateful Dead. This is the first time they were recorded as the Dead in a recording made for general release. The promo record was issued in March, 1966, and preceded the full length album released later that month. The only earlier recordings of the Grateful Dead are private ones that have made it into circulation as bootlegs or survive in their archives; this, and the Acid Test album from which it was excerpted, were not only intended for public release but were also covered by "a couple of radio stations and a photographer for Look magazine" according to the Sound City press release, although the Look article apparently never appeared. "The purpose of the recording was to produce an album of unusual sounds, mental manipulations of the sometimes considered genius of Mr. Kesey and his cohorts during the actual happenings of a 'sugar' [i.e., LSD] party. The results are different to say the least..." The Acid Test album itself is quite scarce; it was re-released in the 1980s in a limited edition. This promotional giveaway record is exceedingly uncommon, and a landmark for one of the most influential and long-lasting rock and roll bands to come out of the San Francisco Bay Area of the 1960s. The Grateful Dead went on to a 30-year career and became the most popular improvisational "jam band" of its time, triggering any number of similar jamming, touring bands in its wake, and capturing an essence of the hippie counterculture that has lived on long after its historical moment passed. Fine, in a plain white sleeve. A scarce recording from the San Francisco counter-culture, and a seminal recording of one of the great rock bands of all time. First Edition. No Binding.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Master and Margarita.

      [Moscow:] , [1966 & 1967]. Octavo. Two volumes bound as one in near-contemporary black cloth-backed blue boards, later paper label to front board in manuscript. Board edges worn and scuffed, hinges split but text block tight, contents lightly toned. A very good copy. A samizdat copy, formed of tear sheets from the first appearance in print of The Master and Margarita, which was serialized in two issues of the journal Moskow in November 1966 and January 1967. It is bound in quintessential amateurish fashion, with an anonymous binding due to lack of specialist equipment (the label was a later addition), and was then disseminated by hand through informal networks. This first printing of Bulgakov's best known work is a censored version of the text, eliminating much of the anti-Soviet satire, yet it still caused an immediate sensation on publication. Although the novel was completed in 1938, in common with most of Bulgakov's prose it was not published until long after his death in 1940. The first edition in book form was published by the YMCA Press in Paris in 1967, in a still further censored form of the Russian text. The full text was first published in English later in 1967 (there are two different English translations, one of the censored text and one of the full text). The first appearance of the full text in Russian was published in Frankfurt in 1969. During his life, Bulgakov was best known for the plays he contributed to Konstantin Stanislavsky's and Nemirovich-Danchenko's Moscow Art Theatre. He published a number of novels and stories through the early and mid 1920s, but by 1927 his career began to suffer from criticism that he was too anti-Soviet. By 1929 his career was ruined: government censorship prevented publication of any of his work and staging of any of his plays, and Stalin personally forbade him to emigrate.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        English Country Houses [ Complete in 5 Volumes ]

      London: Country Life, 1966. Complete in 5 volumes. 1. Caroline 1625-1685. 2. Baroque 1685-1715.3. Early Georgian 1715-1760. 4. Mid Georgian 1760-1800. 5. Late Georgian 1800-1840. All First edition.1966/1970/1955/1956/1958. Caroline by Oliver Hill & John Cornforth. Baroque by James Lees-Milne. Books measure 12 1/2 x 9 3/8 inches. Bound in original publishers green cloth. Bindings in very good clean condition. Dust jackets have very minor wear, 2 are price clipped. Jackets in very good clean condition. Internally, pages and illustrations in very good clean condition. A very nice clean set.. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. Large Quarto.

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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        Death of a Doxy (A Nero Wolfe Novel)

      The Viking Press, New York 1966 - Grey cloth spine with blue lettering, over yellow paper boards. Boards with a few light bumps and very light sunning to the edges, in a very nicely preserved dust jacket with only the lightest of creases to the edges, and a small scar to the rear panel. Inscribed in the year of publication on the flyleaf, "December 7-1966- For Ed with warm regards - Rex". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB]
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        Les Fleurs du Mal Baudelaire poems illustrated by Kees Van Dongen With a suite with 5 extra prints

      

      [Bookseller: Marninart, Inc (ABAA-ILAB)]
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        Excerpts from the Acid Test

      San Francisco: Sound City Productions. [1966]. The first recording by the Grateful Dead, who, up until a month earlier, had been known as The Warlocks. A 7" 33 RPM promotional record, labeled "For Radio Play Only, Not for Sale," with excerpts from the Acid Test album that Sound City was producing. The recording was made at the Sound City studio which was the site of the seventh Acid Test: the Acid Tests were communal events/happenings that Kesey and others had developed that were open to the public and at which LSD -- aka "acid," which was still legal in California at the time -- was distributed to the attendees. The Sound City Acid Test, because it took place in a recording studio, was more of a private event than earlier, or later, Acid Tests. It was also the last one Kesey himself participated in. He had been arrested for marijuana possession for the second time two weeks earlier, and had had to show up in disguise at the sixth Acid Test a week earlier at Longshoremen's Hall in San Francisco, in order to avoid reporters and the police. Within a week of the Sound City Acid Test, with his court case pending, Kesey left the country and went into hiding in Mexico. The Grateful Dead had been the house band for the Acid Tests since they began in 1965, but under their earlier name of The Warlocks. By December 1965 they were starting to use their new name, and at the Acid Tests in January they were being billed as The Grateful Dead. This is the first time they were recorded as the Dead in a recording made for general release. The promo record was issued in March, 1966, and preceded the full length album released later that month. The only earlier recordings of the Grateful Dead are private ones that have made it into circulation as bootlegs or survive in their archives; this, and the Acid Test album from which it was excerpted, were not only intended for public release but were also covered by "a couple of radio stations and a photographer for Look magazine" according to the Sound City press release, although the Look article apparently never appeared. "The purpose of the recording was to produce an album of unusual sounds, mental manipulations of the sometimes considered genius of Mr. Kesey and his cohorts during the actual happenings of a 'sugar' [i.e., LSD] party. The results are different to say the least..." The Acid Test album itself is quite scarce; it was re-released in the 1980s in a limited edition. This promotional giveaway record is exceedingly uncommon, and a landmark for one of the most influential and long-lasting rock and roll bands to come out of the San Francisco Bay Area of the 1960s. The Grateful Dead went on to a 30-year career and became the most popular improvisational "jam band" of its time, triggering any number of similar jamming, touring bands in its wake, and capturing an essence of the hippie counterculture that has lived on long after its historical moment passed. Fine, in a plain white sleeve. A scarce recording from the San Francisco counter-culture, and a seminal recording of one of the great rock bands of all time. First Edition. No Binding.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

      G.P Putnam's Sons, 1966 First edition, no mention of later printings. SIGNED on a sticker, affixed to a tipped-in page. Book near fine, minor rubbing along spine hinges. Dust jacket very good, some chipping at corners and spine ends. Flap price $5.95. Housed in a custom-made slipcase. We will provide a certificate of authenticity.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        The Last Picture Show (Signed First Edition)

      New York: Dial, 1966. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Basis for the excellent 1971 Peter Bogdanovich film, co-scripted with McMurtry. Cybil Shepherd made her debut and Cloris Leachman and Ben Johnson both won Oscars for their performance. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Jacket art by J. J. Fox.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        LAST PICTURE SHOW

      New York The Dial Press 1966 - First edition. 8vo, original beige cloth in the dustjacket. 280 pp. A very fine copy, as pristine. A VERY FINE, AS MINT COPY OF THIS VERY WELL RECEIVED AND SUCCESSFUL FIRST EDITION. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA]
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        Mattheuer, Wolfgang. - "Gestrandeter Vogel".

      - Holzschnitt, in Schwarz, auf rauhem gelblichem Japanpapier, 1966. Von Wolfgang Mattheuer. 33,8 x 40,7 cm (Darstellung / Druckstock) / 44 x 49 cm (Blatt). Koch 146 III (von III). Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert und datiert. - Im unteren Rand kaum merklich knickspurig. Guter Zustand. Wolfgang Mattheuer (1927 Reichenbach/Voigtland - 2004 Leipzig). Deutscher Maler, Grafiker und Bildhauer, Hauptvertreter der Leipziger Schule. 1941-44 Lithografenlehre in der Firma Carl Werner. 1944-45 Einberufung, Verwundung und Kriegsgefangenschaft im Zweiten Weltkrieg. 1946-47 Besuch der Kunstgewerbeschule in Leipzig. 1947-51 Sudium an der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst in Leipzig unter anderem bei Egon Pruggmayer, Walter Arnold und Elisabeth Voigt. 1951/52 als Grafiker in Berlin tätig. Mitglied des Verbandes Bildender Künstler Deutschlands. 1953-74 Lehrtätigkeit an der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst in Leipzig, 1965-74 Professur. Danach freischaffend in Leipzig. 1968 Kunstpreis der Stadt Leipzig. 1973 Kunstpreis der DDR. 1975 Nationalpreis der DDR für Kunst und Literatur. 1985 wird Mattheuer zum Ehrenbürger der Stadt Reichenbach ernannt. 1993 Mitglied der Akademie der Künste Berlin-Brandenburg. Verleihung des Verdienstkreuzes I. Klasse zum Verdienstorden der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. 2003 Mitglied der Freien Akademie der Künste Hamburg. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: GALERIE HIMMEL]
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        The Crying of Lot 49

      J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia 1966 - First edition of this second novel, small octavo, 183 pages, fine copy in near fine dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: alain marchet]
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        Le Néon de la Vie

      Paris: Alexandre Loewy, 1966. Copy #33 of 40 copies, signed by the artist. Entire edition 50 copies: Ten special copies in various states, 40 as this. Large quarto. 10 1/2 x 14 1/4”. Wholly engraved in color. Thirteen loose sheets (26” x 20”) each folded once into eight pages, printed on one side only, for a total of 44 wood engraved pages (title page and first page of text on a single sheet, plus blank end sheet). The work is meant to be viewed in double page spreads. Burlap chemise and open wooden slipcase burnished in square designs around the edges. A highly experimental book with each colorful two-page spread bearing text and designs arranged in a non-linear shape and order. Strachan (p233) writing when Le Néon de la Vie had just been published calls it an example of a livre manuscript. “Louttre has his own very personal language of intentional rusticity. The designs are cut intaglio, inked and printed in black and tones of orange and red, and result in forty pages which are both witty and a feast to the eye." “Loutre B." (sculptor, engraver, ceramicist, mosaic artist) is the son of the designer and painter Roger Bissičre (1886-1964). He used his nickname "Loutre B." (Otter ) as an artist name to emerge from the shadow of his father. He developed a special printing technique , in which he combined woodcut and copperplate engraving, to producing a three-dimensional effect. He began to work in engraving in 1960, studying with Marcel Fiorini and experimenting with combining copper plates with woodblocks for a sculptural effect. The following year Louttre won the second Biennale de Paris. He also experimented with monumental sculpture in cement and wood including those for public buildings; in addition he created tapestries and stained glass windows. He participated in numerous private and collective exhibitions throughout Europe. “Louttre B” also worked in other art forms, from sand painting to stained glass, sculpture, tapestry design and book illustration. His work was included in exhibitions all over the world and is held in several important collections, including the Musée des Beaux-arts in Bordeaux. “Louttre B” worked with experimental techniques in several books entirely engraved, of which Le Néon de la vie, 1966 is the first.; Le Tarot des Familles, 1976 ; Les Douze Émois, 1980 ; Les Trčs Riches Heures, 1985 ; Pauvre Gaspard de Verlaine, 1995 ; Le Bogjo's Bohmp by Walter Léwino, 1995). The Parisian bookseller Alexandre Loewy (1906- 1995) ) published only a few livres des artistes, these by contemporary artists in order to provide a showcase for their experimental work. These include Les Roses by Rainer Maria Rilke, with etchings by Imre Reiner (1959) Vigies by Tristan Tzara with aquatints by Camille Bryen, 1962 Le néon de la vie, text and etchings by M.-A. Bissičre, 1966 Aurélia. By Gerard de Nerval, with etchings by Imred Reiner, 1970 Ref: Strachan, W.J. The Artist and the book in France. 1969. illus plate 117, catalog p.334

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        Man. The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. New Series.

      London, Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, 1966-1994. 1/1966 - 29/1994 Mit zahlreichen Tafeln und Textillustrationen. 8°. Grüne Leineneinbände. ISSN: 0025-1496. - Titel rückseitig gestempelt und Buchrücken mit Bibliotheksschildchen, ansonsten tadellose Erhaltung. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Trageser]
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        A Village on a Hill.

      London: Ganymed Original Editions. Printed at the studio of H. F. Grace.,, 1966. Original two colour lithograph on heavy wove paper. Sheet size: 97.5 x 64 cm. Excellent condition. Presented in a white wooden frame with UV protective glass. Edition of 75. Signed and dated lower left in red felt tip by Lowry. "A Village on a Hill" is Lowry's first and largest work in lithography and was printed from a zinc plate.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        MORALIDADES. Primera edición.

      Joaquín Mortiz, México D.F. 1966 - Edición de 1100 ejemplares. Ejemplar Nº1056. 73pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: LLIBRERIA KEPOS-CANUDA]
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        Flying Finish.

      8vo, original boards, in dust-jacket; a very good copy.; First edition. Inscribed by the author to Gerry Albertini on the front free endpaper.

      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
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        The Great Polyglot Bibles. A Treatise.

      Folio in original paper portfolios preserved in cloth box. Illustrated with decorations taken from the Complutensian Bible and other early C16th Spanish books. Box with a light dampstain, internally fine. First edition of this treatise, limited to 400 copies each with an original page from the first Polyglot Bible, the Complutesian Of Acala 1514-17. Printed by the Allen Press An attractively produced leaf book with letterpress essay on several editions of Polyglot Bibles, with the original leaf from the Complutensian of Acala, printed in 6 volumes from 1514-17. The fine leaf is printed with Latin, Greek and Hebrew typefaces in four columns and two smaller rectangles. The essay also reproduces many woodcuts from the Polyglot Bibles.

      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
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        The Collection of Helena Rubinstein African and Oceanic Art Parts One and Two

      New York, NY: Parke-Bernet Galleries. VG+/No dust jacket As Issued. 1966. First Edition. Softcover. VG+, front cover very lightly creased. Minor edge wear. No names or markings. ; The entire collection was offered in five illustrated catalogs. This catalog on African and Oceanic Art was the second in the series and includes Parts One and Two of the sale of African and Oceanic Art offered on April 21 and 29, 1966. This volume is the most elusive of the five catalogs and is very uncommon. Three color plates and many b&w plates illustrate this fabulous collection. ; Princess Gourielli; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall .

      [Bookseller: Optical Insights, IOBA]
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        The Old Textiles of Turkey [2 volumes]

      Kyoto: Korinsha. Fine; 17 x 15 (43 cm) Hardback in folding case portfolio with bone clasps. . Softbound text. Plates in Japanese binding. Fine condition.. 1966-67. Hardcover. Illustrated by 100 color relief-halftone plates; GWO 2320. Two volume set. Turkish silks and velvets from the 15th-18th century from the Victoria and Albert Museum collection. Lists of plates and captions in Japanese and English. Scarce and beautiful. [CSROT t1835].; 20; 218 pp. .

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        THE FURIES

      Rupart Hart-Davis Inc., London 1966 - The author's first book. Light toning to spine and two tiny brown marks to the leading edge of the text block. Near fine in near fine, bright dust jacket with only a hint of edge rubbing. A superior copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine & Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Alles was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn. Photos von Karl Jud. Mit ausgewählten Psalmen u.e. Vorw. von Heinrich Suso Braun

      Zürich , Stuttgart , Wien : Aldus Manutius Verl., [1966]. - 38 S. : Abb. mit Text , 8, antiquarisch gut erhaltenes Exemplar, K3909 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 400

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        Winston S. Churchill. Youth 1874-1900. Young Statesman 1901-1914. 1914-1916. 1917-1922. 1922-1939. Finest Hour 1939-1941. Road to Victory 1941-1945. 'Never Despair' 1945-1965. Companion volume I parts 1 & 2. ...volume II parts 1, 2 & 3. ...volume III parts 1 & 2. ...volume IV parts 1, 2 & 3. ...volume V parts 1, 2 & 3

      London: Heinemann, (1966-88). Twenty-one volumes. All first editions. 8vo. Publisher's cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, dust jackets. Photographic illustrations throughout. The jacket spines of the three Companion volumes to volume IV sunned, some fading to the cloth of the final volume, some occasional very light edge wear and marking, a very good set. A monumental work of biography, Gilbert taking over the project at volume III.

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        Winston S. Churchill. Youth 1874-1900. Young Statesman 1901-1914. 1914-1916. 1917-1922. 1922-1939. Finest Hour 1939-1941. Road to Victory 1941-1945. 'Never Despair' 1945-1965. Companion volume I parts 1 & 2. .volume II parts 1, 2 & 3. .volume III parts 1 & 2. .volume IV parts 1, 2 & 3. .volume V parts 1, 2 & 3

      London: Heinemann, (1966-88) - Twenty-one volumes. All first editions. 8vo. Publisher's cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, dust jackets. Photographic illustrations throughout. The jacket spines of the three Companion volumes to volume IV sunned, some fading to the cloth of the final volume, some occasional very light edge wear and marking, a very good set. A monumental work of biography, Gilbert taking over the project at volume III.

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        Winston S. Churchill [the Official Biography]. Volume 1: Youth, 1874-1900. Volume 2: Young Statesman, 1901-1914. Volume 3: The Challenge of War, 1914-1916. Volume 4: 1917-1922. Volume 5: 1922-1939. Volume 6: Finest Hour, 1939-1941. Volume 7: Road to Victory, 1941-1945. Volume 8: Never Despair, 1945-1965

      London 1966 - 1966 to 1988 (all first editions). Large octavo, eight volumes; variously cloth and papered boards as issued; Volume 4 a little flecked; edges of Volume 5 a little foxed; two top edges lightly sunned; an excellent set with the dustwrappers slightly rubbed, creased and torn (and with Volumes 3 and 4 a little sunned on the spines). The complete Official Biography. + The matching Companion Volumes as follows: Volume 1, Parts 1 and 2; Volume 2, Parts 1, 2 and 3; Volume 3, Parts 1 and 2; Volume 4, Parts 1, 2 and 3; and Volume 5, Part 1 (London, Heinemann, 1967 to 1979; large octavo, eleven volumes [of the thirteen published - lacking only the very scarce Parts 2 and 3 of Volume 5]; cloth; the rear cover of Part 1 of Volume 2 is waterstained and a little bowed, with a light waterstain to the top and bottom edges, not affecting the text; trifling bumps to a few corners; an excellent set with all dustwrappers, slightly sunned and chipped. These companion volumes are an extensive source of previously unpublished primary and secondary Churchillian material). + GILBERT, Martin: The Churchill War Papers (New York, Norton, 1993 to 2000; large octavo, three volumes; cloth; a fine set with the fine dustwrappers. These volumes are regarded as companion volumes to Volume 6 of the Official Biography). [22 items]. Please use the 'Ask Bookseller a Question' link below to confirm availability and postage charges. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael Treloar Booksellers ANZAAB/ILAB]
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        Great Polyglot Bibles, Including a Leaf from the Complutensian of Acala, 1514–17 by Basil Hall...

      Folio. San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1966. Folio, [19] leaves unpaginated, loose signatures in Siena wrappers, laid in purple cloth covered folding box with printed title label. As new, with prospectus and printed slip of instructions on usage. Limited to 400 copies, with a leaf from the Complutensian Bible and a well-researched scholarly essay by Basil Hall. The leaf is printed in Hebrew, Greek, Latin, and Aramaic and has long been regarded as one of the greatest feats of typography. Today it is one of the most highly valued editions of the bible ever printed, the last complete copy at auction selling for over $70,000. The Allen Press’ first leaf book. Allen Press Bibliography 30.

      [Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        La France protestante, ou vies des protestants français qui se sont fait un nom dans l'histoire. 10 volumes complet

      - Genève, Slatkine, 1966. 10 volumes in-8 reliés pleine toile verte éditeur, dos lisse, titre doré. Depuis les premiers temps de la réformation jusqu'à la reconnaissance du principe de la liberté des cultes par l'Assmelbée Nationale ; ouvrage précédé d'une notice historique sur le protestantisme en France et suivi de pièces justificatives. Le tome 10 contient les pièces justificatives. Exemplaire en parfait état La librairie offre aux clients d'AbeBooks 15% de réduction sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 850 EUR. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE GIL-ARTGIL SARL]
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        Holograph Notebook

      c.1966-1969. Small octavo (194 × 128 mm), pp. 53. English manuscript notebook written in black and blue ink, and pencil, by a single neat and legible hand. Spiral-bound notebook with original buff card covers and ruled pages. Covers marked, front cover partially split at spine, contents mildly toned with a few marks. In very good condition. A manuscript book of notes, reminders and rough sums, with around two-thirds of the notebook filled with lists of books and their prices, with some items ticked off. It includes a lengthy section on Joe Brainard, one of his close friends, following a visit on 2 June 1966: "A white romantic T-short on a bed of flowers, and an unromantic pair of jockey shorts. One thinks of da Vinci paintings dipped in plaster, perfecting the way he painted folds. But Brainard is less abstract, and would be inclined to paint the rags themselves. He paints a lot in opaque watercolour, but a good deal of the time something else gets in: what cataloguers call mixed media", (cf. Pettet, p. 73). Schuyler and Brainard were part of a circle that included Frank O'Hara, Kenneth Koch, Alex Katz, Edwin Denby, Larry Rivers, Fairfield Porter, Jane Freilicher, Virgil Thomson, and John Ashbery.

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        "Il balcone". Omaggio a Manet. Sei incisioni di Sergio Minero presentate da Antonio Del Guercio.

      Stamperia del Pino 1966 In folio, fascicolo di pp. 8 non num. con testo e descrizione delle incisioni, seguono in apposite cartellette le sei acquaf. acquatinte sciolte, num. e firmate a matita. Cartella edit. in similpelle, ediz. tirata a complessivi 70 esempl. numerati di cui X num. romana. L'Artista (1937) incisore, pittore e scultore; ha partecipato a diverse rassegne nazionali e internazionali.(vedi riproduz.)

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Prandi s.n.c.]
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        S IS FOR SPACE

      Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City 1966 - Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collects sixteen stories, most of them classics. Three stories, "Chrysalis," "Pillar of Fire" and "Time in Thy Flight" appear here for the first time in a book, and "The Screaming Woman" appears here in this format for the first time in a book (a comic book adaptation appeared earlier in THE AUTUMN PEOPLE [1965]). A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A sharp copy and uncommon in this condition. (#155588) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB]
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        Brockhaus Enzyklopädie 17.Auflage Ganzleder Jubiläum, 20 Bände (A-Z) | OVP

      F.A. Brockhaus 1966-1974 (1975), Wiesbaden - Noch in den Original-Schubern (!) Brockhaus Enzyklopädie. Siebzehnte (17.) völlig neubearbeitete Auflage. Limitierte & nummerierte Ganzleder-Jubiläumsausgabe. Komplett in 20 Bänden (A-Z). F.A. Brockhaus, Wiesbaden, 1966-1974 (1975). Selten erhältlich. Exemplar Nr. 266/999. Grüner Ganzledereinband, Rücken mit Goldprägungen, Kopfgoldschnitt, Signatur des Verlagsgründers auf vorderem Buchdeckel. Lexikonformat ca. 25 x 17 cm. Die Abbildungen 1-3, 8-9 sind Originalbilder. Aufgrund der schützenden Aufbewahrung in den Original-Schubern sind die Bücher überwiegend in Neuzustand. Der Kopfgoldschnitt glänzt noch wie neu, der Buchschnitt ist schneeweiß, es gibt dort keine der sonst üblichen Stand-/Griffspuren. Der Ledereinband ohne erwähnenswerte Bereibungen & Bestoßungen. Nur bei sieben Bänden finden sich am Kopfgoldschnitt kleinere (feine) Kratzer oder Bereibungen; die zwei auffälligsten" Bände s. Bild 8. Durch die Aufbewahrung in den Schutzschubern (diese sind mit Metallklammern getackert) gibt es bei einem dieser sieben Bände noch einen bräunlichen Abdruck dieser Klammer auf dem unteren Buchschnitt. Innen tadelloses, vollständiges Exemplar. Frei von unangenehmen Gerüchen. Die Schutzschuber - ihrer Funktion entsprechend (und wie abgebildet) - mit leichten Lagerspuren." 56000 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Entretiens avec Eugène Ionesco

      Pierre Belfond 1966 - - Pierre Belfond, Paris 1966, 11x18cm, broché. - Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Précieux envoi autographe signé d'Eugène Ionesco à Raymond Queneau : "Pour Raymond Queneau, le Satrape, avec mon admiration affectueuse (et que tant je voudrais revoir plus que de temps à autre). Eugène Ionesco." Dos légèrement décoloré comme généralement. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Original edition for which he was not drawn large papers. Precious autograph signed by Eugene Ionesco Raymond Queneau: "For Raymond Queneau, the satrap with my affectionate admiration (and as I would like to see more from time to time) Eugène Ionesco." Back slightly discolored as generally. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Allgemeines Schriftsteller- und Gelehrten-Lexikon der Provinzen Livland, Esthland und Kurland. Bearb. v. J. Fr. v. Recke und K. Ed. Napiersky. Neudruck der Ausgabe Mitau 1827-1861.

      Haude & Spener, Berlin, 1966 - 5 Bände. Berlin, Haude & Spener 1966. 21 x 14 cm. XVI, 624 S.; 620 S.; 598 S.; 627 S.; 287, 24 S. OLn. Sehr gut erhalten. Selten! Sprache: deu [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Unterwegs Antiquariat M.-L. Surek-Becker]
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        Winston S. Churchill ( Complete Set 21 Volumes )

      Heinemann, London 1966 - Complete in 21 volumes, with a complete set of companion volumes. All volumes bound in original publishers cloth. A few volumes lightly bumped on edges. Generally all bindings in good clean firm condition. Dust jacket on volume one, sellotaped, worn, othere jacket light rubbed on edges, some fading. Jacket in good clean condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A very nice set. Size: 8vo [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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        Death Of A Naturalist ( Signed By The Author )

      First UK printing published by Faber and Faber in 1966.The BOOK is in near FINE condition.There is mild fading at the spine tips with some very mild rubbing of the lower board edges.Gilt titling remains bright.Mild spotting and toning to the upper text block.Pages are clean.The book is free from inscriptions,markings and erasures. The WRAPPER is near complete and is in VERY GOOD ++ or better condition.It is not price-clipped showing the correct price of 18s.There is light rubbing at the spine folds and the spine ends.The salmon pink colouring of the spine and edges of the front panel have lightly faded but less so than usually encountered.There is mild edge wear generally to the jacket with some nicks,small closed tears and rubbing at the corners.The rear panel is lightly toned to the edges.The wrapper remains very attractive in the removable Brodart archival cover.The book has been SIGNED directly to the title page by SEAMUS HEANEY.A small cut out flyer for the signing event accompanies this book for provenance.'Death of a Naturalist' is concerned with the author's memories from his childhood,ranging from experiences with nature to the death of his four-year-old brother. Although Heaney would not win the Nobel Prize in Literature until 1995,'Death of a Naturalist' won the young poet notable awards, including the Somerset Maugham Award,the Cholmondeley Award,the Eric Gregory Award,and the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize.A very rare early title from the Nobel Laureate. Extremely scarce and collectible with such attributes. Ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact.

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        Niemeyer-Holstein, Otto. - "Berge".

      - Zeichnung / Kohlezeichnung, auf festem weißem Zeichenkarton, 1966. Von Otto Niemeyer-Holstein. 36,0 x 48,0 cm (Blatt). WVZ 1729. Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert und datiert. Verso in Faserstift eigenhändig Werk-Nr., weitere Signatur und Jahr sowie Titel: "Werk-Nr. 1729 / ONH 1966 / Berge". - Unscheinbare ältere Montagespuren (Papiergelenkreste) auf der Rückseite. Sehr guter Zustand. Otto Niemeyer-Holstein (1896 Kiel - 1984 Lüttenort). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker. 1914-16 Kriegsfreiwilliger. 1919 Malkurse bei Arthur Segal in Ascona, später in Berlin. 1920 einige Monate in der Kunstakademie in Kassel. 1923 lernt er Paul Klee und Lyonel Feininger kennen. 1924 Gründungsmitglied der Künstlergruppe "Der große Bär" in Ascona. Lebt im 2. Weltkrieg zurückgezogen auf der Insel Usedom. 1953 gerät er zwischen die Fronten der Formalismusdebatte der DDR. 1954 Ausstellung in der Kunsthalle Mannheim, 1961 in der Nationalgalerie Berlin. Zahlreiche Auslandsreisen. 1964 zum Professor berufen. 1969 Mitglied der Akademie der Bildenden Künste Berlin. 1981 Ausstellung in der Kunsthalle Rostock. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: GALERIE HIMMEL]
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        The Orchard Keeper (UK 1st printing)

      Andre Deutsch, London 1966 - The first UK printing of Cormac McCarthy first book entitled: The Orchard Keeper. This hardcover book is listed in Near Fine condition. The book is reasonably square & tight, internal pages are clean, tips sharp. Soiling to top edge and couple of spots on the outer page edges. The jacket is fully intact, no rips, tears, or wrinkles. Still retains its original brightness. Would be fine but for some age toning and light soiling to back panel. Overall, a very nice collectible copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Midwest Books]
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        Bob Dylan: The "Folk" Genius of His Generation (Concert Program for Dylan's 1966 UK Tour)

      Valex (Blackpool) Ltd, 1966. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Fine. Very scarce. striking concert program for Bob Dylan's 1966 UK tour, which, significantly, was his first electric tour. Stapled 8 pg. booklet featuring photos of Dylan, biographical text and essays describing his "message", etc. Bright and Near Fine, with just a touch of soiling along the rear panel's spine edge. This program (even though it states on the front cover "this is not a programme") was sold OUTSIDE the concerts-- not to be confused with the much more common program with white covers and a silhouette of Dylan which was offered to concertgoers INSIDE.

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        Every Building on the Sunset Strip

      Los Angeles: Edward Ruscha, 1966. First Edition. Softcover. Like New. Signed. First edition, second issue lacking the extra flap at the last fold. Signed by Ed Ruscha in pencil on the verso of the front cover. Near Fine, with several tiny spots to wraps, and light creasing to the spine, in a Fine silver Mylar-covered card slipcase. A stunning copy, signed by the author, and housed in a custom made clamshell case.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        EVERY BUILDING ON THE SUNSET STRIP

      (RUSCHA, EDWARD). Ruscha, Edward. EVERY BUILDING ON THE SUNSET STRIP. Los Angeles. 1966 (1970).: Self-Published, Second Printing 1/5000. 8vo. Leporello Wrappers in Slipcase. Artist's Book. Near Fine./No Jacket - As Issued.. One continuous accordion-fold page composed of glued paper segments extending to 296 ½" in length housed in a white paper and silver Mylar-over-cardboard slipcase. "Every Building on the Sunset Strip" is Ed Ruscha's innovative 1966 photographic study that pictures sequentially each architectural facade on both the North and South sides of the fabled Sunset Strip from 8101 - the still extant Jaguar dealership - to 9156 - the late, great Schwab's Pharmacy. Pandora's Box lives! A bright, most handsome example of the 1970 second printing (entry B4 in Siri Engberg's "Edward Ruscha: Editions 1959-1999", and whose 1966 edition is cited on pages 142-143 of Martin Parr and Gerry Badger's "The Photobook: A History Volume I", pages 198-199 of The Hasselblad Center's "The Open Book", and pages 182-185 of "The Book of 101 Books") limited to five thousand unnumbered copies showing some mild soiling and a slight soft crease along the spine. The slipcase's silver mylar overlay is shiny but lightly scuffed, there is some trivial soiling along the top and bottom edges, and there are separating tears to the white paper covering at each of the corners of the joints at the opening. The publisher's exceedingly fragile and uncommon unprinted white paper wraparound band issued only with the second edition is laid in. Still in all, this is a nice example of a stellar title that looks better in hand than it describes, that has been priced accordingly. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 025073

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Dune, signed by the author

      

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        A History of English Law. Seventeen Volumes [complete]

      London: Methuen & Co Ltd and Sweet and Maxwell, 1966-72. Original cloth, a very good set in somewhat worn and chipped dustjackets The received edition of Holdsworth's monumental history, with the extremely helpful 17th index volume, the first volume appearing in 1903, and in its entirety achieving completion in 1972, almost three decades after Holdsworth's death

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.]
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