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      (RUSCHA, EDWARD). Ruscha, Edward. EVERY BUILDING ON THE SUNSET STRIP - SIGNED BY EDWARD RUSCHA. Signed by the Artist. 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 white, 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 additionally BOLDLY SIGNED "Edward Ruscha" in black ink across the top of the slipcase showing a thin margin of adhesive transfer along the front and back of the covers at the spine as is typical of this printing. The slipcase's silver mylar overlay is shiny and bright, but showing some light soiling along the top as well as short separations to the white paper covering at 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. All in all, this is a lovely example of a stellar title. 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: 025071

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Richard Wagner's Prose Works. Eight Volumes.

      NY: Broude Brothers (1966). - Eight Volumes (complete). Reprinted from the 1894 Routledge & Kegan Paul td. edition. 8vos. Volume I: The Art-Work of the Future. xviii, 422 pp; Volume II: Opera and Drama. xx, 416 pp.; Volume III: The Theatre. xii, 432 pp.; xii, 432 pp.; Volume IV: Art and Politics. xx, 415 pp.; Volume V: Actors and Singers. xviii, 383 pp.; Volume VI: Religion and Art. xxxii, 376 pp.; Volume VII: In Paris and Dresden. xxi, 396 pp.; Volume VIII: Posthumous. xxi, 430 pp. All volumes are bound in navy blue cloth without DJs as published. This set is from the library of noted Wagner scholar, Paul Lawrence Rose, whose stamp and signature is on the front free endpaper of a number of the volumes. Rose has underlined and written marginalia in pencil, some with more some less, in four of the volumes: I, III, IV, and VI; the others volumes are unmarked. The books are tight, the bindings are bright. A very scarce set, not ex libris and not the low quality print on demand. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thomas Dorn, ABAA]
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        The Ceiling of the Paris Opera

      USA: Frederick A. Praeger Publishers, 1966. 90pgs. Burgundy cloth with scene on front panel. Embossed black lettering on the spine. Original Lithograph frontispiece present. as well as six lithographs. Drawings throughout. Thin horizontal streak across the lower front panel, light toning to the endpapers, otherwise fine. The lithographs are in excellent condition. "Final Study" foldout in rear pocket. Unclipped pictorial jacket has minor closed tear, light toning at extremities of the rear panel. In a clear acetate sleeve with author and title in white lettering.. André Malraux, France's Minister of Culture wanted something unique for the Ceiling of the Paris Opera and decided Chagall would be the ideal artist. The images Chagall painted on the canvas paid tribute to the composers Mozart, Wagner, Mussorgsky, Berlioz and Ravel, as well as to famous actors and dancers. After the new ceiling was unveiled, "even the bitterest opponents of the commission seemed to fall silent". This book exemplifies the wonderful color and imagery that Chagall can offer.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Marc Chagall. Small Folio.

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      Arts Council of Great Britain, London 1966 - 64pp, 126 b&w and 4 color illustrations + color cover. With a bibliography and exhibition checklist. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. This is the catalogue published in conjunction with the comprehensive 1966 Arts Council of Great Britain exhibition of one hundred and twenty-nine paintings executed by Jean Dubuffet between 1949 and 1966. A most handsome example additionally SIGNED AND DATED "J. Dubuffet / avril 66" in blue ink by the artist at the Tate Galley opening reception on the title page bearing the name of its original recipient - a noted Los Angeles fiber artist - discreetly written in ink on the title page. 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Handbuch der Vögel Mitteleuropas (14 Bände in 22 + Register = vollständig). Ausgabe Frankfurt am Main: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft: Band 1, 1966, 483 S.; Band 2, 1968, 534 S.; Band 3, 1969, 503 S.; Band 4, 1971, 943 S.; Band 5, 1973, 699 S.; Band 6, 1975, 839 S.; Band 7, 1977, 893 S.; Band 8/I + 8/II, 1982, 1270 S.; Band 9, 1980, 1148 S.; Ausgabe Wiesbaden: Aula-Verlag: Band 10/I + 10/II, 1985, 1184 S.; Band 11/I + 11/II, 1988, 1226 S.; Band 12/I + 12/II, 1991, 1460 S.; Band 13/I + 13/II + 13/III; 1993, 2178 S.; Band 14/I + 14/II + 14/III, 1997, 1966 S.; Register zu den Bänden 1-14, 1998, 279 S.;

      Mischauflage 1966 (bis 1998) - grüner GLn m. goldgeprägtem Emblem u. goldgeprägten Rückentitel m. OU, diese mit wenigen Randläsuren u. kleineren Gebrauchsspuren, Band 1,2 u.3 ohne SU, dafür mit Klarsichtfolie, Band 4 bis Band 9 mit minimalen Klebespuren von einem Aufkleber auf Buchrücken, insgesamt sehr gute Ex. Deutsch 28000g

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wilder]
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        Derrière Le Miroir N° 162. Francis Bacon.

      Maeght 1966 - In folio en feuilles, sous chemise et étui ; 5 lithographies en couleurs d'après des peintures Edition de tête, tirage limité à 150 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches.

      [Bookseller: La Basse Fontaine]
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        Flowers for Algernon

      Harcourt Brace, New York 1966 - Gray cloth, blue gilt spine lettering. Fine condition with a neat bookplate to front pastedown. Tight, square, unmarked and sharp-cornered. The DJ in mylar with price of $4.95 has slight edgewear and a bit of interior tape at spine head. Stated first edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: curtis paul books, inc.]
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        Comédies et actes divers

      Les éditions de minuit 1966 - - Les éditions de minuit, Paris 1966, 11,5x18cm, broché. - Edition originale sur papier courant. Précieux envoi autographe daté de Janvier 1966 et signé de Samuel Beckett à son ami le peintre Geer (Van Velde) et à sa femme Lise. Légères piqûres sans gravité sur le premier plat. « Que dire de ces plans qui glissent, ces contours qui vibrent, ces corps comme taillés dans la brume, ces équilibres qu'un rien doit rompre, qui se rompent, et se reforment à mesure qu'on regarde ? Comment parler de ces couleurs qui respirent, qui halètent ? de cette stase grouillante ? de ce monde sans poids, sans force, sans ombre ? Ici tout bouge, nage, fuit, revient, se défait, se refait. Tout cesse, sans cesse. On dirait l'insurrection des molécules, l'intérieur d'une pierre un millième de seconde avant qu'elle ne se désagrège. C'est ça la littérature. » (La Peinture des van Velde ou Le monde et le pantalon, in Cahiers d'Art n°11-12, Paris 1945) Beckett ne parle pas ici, malgré les apparences, de son œuvre littéraire mais de la peinture de Geer Van Velde, ajoutant quelques lignes plus loin : « [Bram] Van Velde peint l'étendue. G[eer] Van Velde peint la succession. » Cet éloge, publié à l'occasion de la double exposition des Van Velde, Geer chez Maeght et Bram à la galerie Mai, est le premier texte d'importance sur ces peintres alors à peu près inconnus du public : « On ne fait que commencer à déconner sur les frères Van Velde. J'ouvre la série. C'est un honneur. » Il est aussi le premier texte critique écrit directement en français par un jeune écrivain irlandais qui n'a encore jamais publié en France. Ainsi, le premier et plus important écrit sur l'art de Beckett, composé à l'aube de sa carrière littéraire, instaure, dès l'origine, une relation fondamentale entre son œuvre en gestation et la peinture de ses amis : « Aussi a-t-on souvent lu ce texte en creux, ou en miroir, comme une des rares désignations de la poétique (à venir) de Beckett par lui-même, une sorte de programme anamorphique d'écriture » (Un pantalon cousu de fil blanc : Beckett et l'épreuve critique par Pierre Vilar) Véritable déclaration d'intention du dramaturge, ce texte fondamental - dont Beckett confesse dès l'introduction la valeur introspective : « avec les mots on ne fait que se raconter » - inaugure la période créatrice la plus fructueuse de l'écrivain. En effet, à l'instar d'Apollinaire et de Cendrars, Beckett puise dans les problématiques artistiques de ses contemporains le ferment de son écriture à venir par « la mise en cause la plus profonde des présupposés narratifs, figuratifs ou poétiques. » (Pascale Casanova in Beckett l'abstracteur) L'influence majeure de la peinture moderne sur la structure - ou déstructuration - narrative du théâtre et des romans de Beckett sera révélée et analysée par de nombreux penseurs, dont Gilles Deleuze, Julia Kristeva ou Maurice Blanchot. C'est justement à partir de la peinture des Van Velde, de Geer, puis de Bram, que Beckett formalise cette volonté de traduire la question picturale en dramaturgie. Ainsi refuse-t-il les décors de Nicolas de Staël pour En attendant Godot car : « Il faut que le décor sorte du texte, sans y ajouter. Quant à la commodité visuelle du spectateur, je la mets là où tu penses. Crois-tu vraiment qu'on puisse écouter devant un décor de Bram, ou voir autre chose que lui ? » (Lettre à Georges Duthuit, 1952). Lorsqu'il rencontre Geer en 1937, « Beckett traverse une crise existentielle majeure, il vient de remodeler son premier roman Murphy, refusé par un grand nombre d'éditeurs, il sombre dans l'alcoolisme, quitte l'Irlande et s'installe définitivement à Paris » (Le Pictural dans l'œuvre de Beckett, Lassaad Jamoussi). Il revient d'un long voyage artistique en Allemagne où il s'est imprégné d'œuvres classiques et d'art contemporain - c'est lors de ce voyage qu'il découvre les Deux hommes contemplant la lune de Caspar David Friedrich, à l'origine de En attendant Godot. L'art est alors au cœur de sa réflexion créatrice [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Die Bassariden. Opera seria mit Intermezzo in einem Akt nach den \"Bacchanten\" des Euripides von W. H. Auden und Chester Kallman. Musik von Hans Werner Henze. Dirigent: Christoph von Dohnanyi. Inszenierung: Gustav Rudolf Sellner. Dionysos: Loren Driscoll. Pentheus: Kostas Paskalis. Agaue: Kerstin Meyer. Autonoe: Ingeborg Hallstein.

      Salzburg, -, 1966. o. Pag. OProgrammheft. Jaklitsch III 143. - Leichte Gbrsp. - Mit den eighd. Signaturen von Walter Hagen-Groll, William Dooley, Ingeborg Hallstein, Kostas Paskalis, Vera Little, Helmut Melchert, Christoph von Dohnanyi, Kerstin Meyer, Loren Driscoll, Norbert Balatsch, Peter Lagger, Filippo Sanjust und Gustav Rud. Sellner. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Autograph; Sbg. Festspiele; Signatur

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Emma. Novel

      Penguin Books, Harmondsworth:, 1966 - 471 pages. 19cm Book in merchantable quality and condition, age related pages, Einband mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren, book cover used K7690 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 400

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Buchhandel Daniel Viertel]
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        Lo chalet di Val Ferret.

      1966 - Olio su tavoletta di cm. 15 x 23. Firma sul retr.

      [Bookseller: Libreria M. T. Cicerone]
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        THE DIARY OF ANAIS NIN (Dedication copies)

      New York (1966-1980): Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. FIRST EDITIONS. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Octavo. VOLUMES I AND VI ARE DEDICATION COPIES. The author's dedication is in volume VI. INSCRIBED by the author to her Surgeon, Dr. Wade in volumes I and VI in which she states how grateful she was for his surgical skill which enabled her to continue and finish her diary. 7 volumes, plus photographic supplement in wraps. Two volumes are early printings. All volumes in dust jackets of which two are price clipped with a few showing light wear to spine ends; very good to fine. A very nice set in a handsome open-end slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Aspen: The Magazine in a Box, Vol. 1, No. 3

      Aspen, (New York 1966 - "The Pop Art Issue." Designed by Andy Warhol and David Dalton. Complete (see below). Both the front and the inside front cover of the box are Signed, and eight other pieces in the box have been Signed by Warhol (a couple of them are Inscribed), including: the Ten Trip Ticket Book, the movie flip book, the Pop-Art Paint card folder, the Guild Instruments flyer, the Folk Music on Vanguard pamphlet, the tabloid newspaper, a cardboard divider, and the 33 1/3 flexi-disc acetate recording containing the song, "Loop" written by John Cale and credited to the Velvet Underground, one of the first commercially available recordings by the band. Additional contributors include Willem de Kooning, Roy Lichtenstein, Claes Oldenburg, Ernest Trova, Kenneth Noland, Gerald Laing, Jasper Johns, James Rosenquist, Lou Reed, and Timothy Leary. The box, designed to look like a box of detergent, is a little crushed as usual, with two corners torn, some offsetting at the bottom of the box, very good with contents fine. Further details available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Marc Chagall. Monotypes 1961-1965. Catalogue établi par Gérald Cramer.

      Gérald Cramer, Genf 1966 - Band I. Genf, Gérald Cramer, 1966. 4°. (2) Bl., 131 S. , (2) Bl. Mit signierte Originalzeichnung (auf dem ersten Blatt) und Widmung an Gustave Zumsteg (Kronenhalle Zürich) "Pour Gustave amicalement Marc Chagall, Paques. St. Paul. 1969". Zahlr. zum Teil ganzs. und farbige Illustrationen von Marc Chagall. Orig.-Leinenband mit farb. illustr. Schutzumschlag. Nr. 27 von 100 signierten Ex. (GA 1350). Sprache: Französisch / Français / French Orig.-Leinenband mit farb. illustr. Schutzumschlag. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz AG]
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        Charles-Albert Cingria 1883-1954.

      Lausanne, Revue de Belles-Lettres, 1966. - Gr. in-8°, 73p. Edition originale numérotée 1/150 exemplaires de tête sur papier à la cuve (celui-ci exemplaire n° 20, hors commerce). Contributions de Chessex, Walzer, Pieyre de Mandiargues, Follain, Pierre-Alain Tâche, Dick Aeschlimann, etc. Contient un inédit de Cingria. Avec quelques illustrations hors texte. Exemplaire enrichi de 2 lettres autographes signées de Jacques Chessex (dont une avec enveloppe) à un des contributeurs de ce numéro. Contient également l'invitation au Lapin Vert pour le lancement de ce numéro, signée par Pierre-Alain Tâche. A l'état de neuf, non coupé. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Cabinet d'Amateur]
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        El libro de la jota aragonesa. Estudio historico, critico, analitico, descriptivo y antologico de la jota en Aragon. Prologo del Prof. D. Antonio Beltran Martinez. 1ª edicion

      Zaragoza 1966 - tela bien conservada ilustraciones, música notada, dedicatoria manuscrita, edición numerada. . 1183 págs.

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        The Works of Thomas Nashe : Five (5) Volumes

      Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1966. All five volumes appear unread. All five volumes are in 'as new' immaculate condition with no marks or inscriptions. The books are all clean attractive very tight copies with bright unmarked turquoise cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jackets are not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. The only slight demerit is a little sunning to the jacket spines. A fifty year old set probably in unique condition. Total of 2136pp. The works of Thomas Nashe have long been considered an essential work of reference for students of Elizabethan life, language and literature. This is a heavy set and will require additional postage.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 9 x 6 x 7 Inches.

      [Bookseller: Godley Books]
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        Der Totentanz von Basel. Mit den Versen der mittelalterlichen Fresken. Dreisprachig (deutsch, französisch u. englisch).

      Leipzig, Leipziger Presse, 1966 Gr. 2°, 170 S., 40 farb. Orig.-Holzschnitte, OLwd. blindgeprägt m. OU., OU eingerissen, fleckig. Innengelenk angerissen, sonst gutes Exempalr. Der deutsche Text von A. Kapr als Holzschnitte entworfen und von Studenten der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst in Holz geschnitten und gedruckt. Die englischen und französischen Texte sind aus der halbfetten Gill-Grotesk gesetzt. Die Holzschnitte wurden von den Originalstöcken abgezogen. «Ein Meisterwerk des Holzschnittes.» Versand D: 20,00 EUR Totentanz Illustrierte Bücher Grieshaber

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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        The Works of Thomas Nashe : Five (5) Volumes

      Basil Blackwell, 1966, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Size: 9 x 6 x 7 Inches, All five volumes appear unread. All five volumes are in 'as new' immaculate condition with no marks or inscriptions. The books are all clean attractive very tight copies with bright unmarked turquoise cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jackets are not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. The only slight demerit is a little sunning to the jacket spines. A fifty year old set probably in unique condition. Total of 2136pp. The works of Thomas Nashe have long been considered an essential work of reference for students of Elizabethan life, language and literature. This is a heavy set and will require additional postage.

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        I postdiluviani

      Milano: Edizioni d'Ars, , 1966. Fogli sciolti in cartelletta (loose as issued in original portfolio). Molto Buono (Very Good). Poesie di Lamberto Pignotti. Contrappunto ornamentale di Luciano Lattanzi. Ogni tavola è numerata e firmata a matita dai due Autori. 4to (cm 32x23). pp. 4 + 12. Molto Buono (Very Good). Prima edizione di 150 es. numerati.

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        Set of James Bond First Editions 1955-66 - Moonraker/Diamonds Are Forever/From Russia With Love

      Cape 1966 - Ian Fleming: 'Set of James Bond First UK Editions' 1955-1966 A set of first edition, first printings published by Cape from 1955-1966. Comprising: MOONRAKER: A first edition, first printing published by Jonathan Cape in 1955. A very good+ (or better) book without inscriptions, marks or stamps. One small slit to the foot of the spine. This copy has "shoot" spelled correctly on page 10. One of 9,600 copies printed. [Gilbert A3a (1.2)]. In a very good+ unclipped wrapper which is white to the spine although colours are a little faded. Some wear to the head of the spine. A good example of a clean rear panel and unclipped showing 10s 6d net as called for. A very clean and attractive copy of the third James Bond novel. DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1956. A very good+ book without inscriptions. Some spotting to the prelims. Titles a little faded to spine. In a very good unclipped wrapper which has benefitted from some restoration to the bottom of the spine which is evident internally. Some rubbing and wear to the spine tips and corners. A little light soiling to the rear panel. FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1957. A near fine book without inscriptions in a dust wrapper which has had some light repairs internally to the spine and to the corners. Rubbing to the edges and correctly priced at 13s 6d. DR NO: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1958. Book is the first issue rare variant WITHOUT the dancing lady silhouette of Honey Ryder. In very good+ condition, some spotting to the top edge and one name to the ffep. Slight rise to the binding (printer's errata) to pages 87-90). In a very good+ wrapper which is unclipped - some very light wear and creasing with a touch of loss to the spine ends - a lovely copy in wrapper. GOLDFINGER: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1959. A very good+ (or better) book without inscriptions with some spotting to the page edges. In a very good+ unclipped wrapper with no fading to the spine. One small internal repair to the head of the spine and a thin line to the top of the skull. A very presentable unclipped copy. FOR YOUR EYES ONLY: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1960. A very good book with a stain to the page edge and one name and date to the head of the front endpaper. In a very good clipped wrapper, lightly faded to an orange. Some rubbing to the edges and corners. THUNDERBALL: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1961. A near fine book without inscriptions, in a very good unclipped wrapper with some light chipping to the spine tips and a repaired closed tear to the spine. Some light creasing to the rear panel. THE SPY WHO LOVED ME: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1962. A very good+ book with one small name to the head of the front endpaper. In a very good unclipped (showing 15s). Some small stains to the rear panel. Wear and light chipping to the spine tips. ON HER MAJESTY"S SECRET SERVICE: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1963. A very good book without inscriptions with some foxing to the top edge. In a very good+ unclipped wrapper. YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE: A first edition, first printing, published by Cape in 1964. A very good+ book without inscriptions (March 1964), in a very good+ unclipped wrapper with a little rubbing to the edges and a small stain to the rear panel. THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1965. A near fine book without inscriptions in a very good+ unclipped wrapper with some light loss to the front fold. Some rubbing to the edges. OCTOPUSSY AND THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS: A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1966. A fine book in a very good clipped wrapper with a repaired closed tear to the rear panel and a smaller closed tear therein. A very good set of ALL the first edition, first printings. None ex-library. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      BACON, PEGGY. BACON,PEGGY. GHOST OF OPALINA: ORIGINAL ART. Offered here are 3 of the original pen and ink drawings by Bacon used in her 1966 book entitled the Ghost of Opalina. All are done on art paper with publication notes in margins. They appear in the book reduced in size from the originals, described as follows: 1. "Pouring what light I had left into my eyes" - (p.52). A wonderful image of two dueling men in a forest. Hovering over the shoulder of one of the duelers is the ghostly spectre of a cat. Done with minute detail, the image measures 4 1/4" wide x 6" high. 2. "to enjoy Hominy, the tree house and the pigs" (p.168). Seven children are standing and kneeling in a field. They are looking at an enclosed pen with piglets and at bunny in a cage. The image measures 4 1/2" wide x 7" high. 3. "They did succeed in finding a few trifles" (p.220). Six teenagers are excavating in a cave and a shaft of light shines down through the entry. Image measures 5 " wide x 7". Sold with an ex-lib. copy of the book. All three drawings for...

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      New York: Walker and Company. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover, slipcase. Very Good/Very Good. FIRST EDITION, ONE OF ONLY 100 COPIES SIGNED BY DE KOONING. A beautiful copy in the rare original slipcase. "This volume reproduces, in exact size, 24 charcoal drawings executed by de Kooning in 1966. Clarke & Way, Inc. and Crafton Graphics Company, Inc., New York, have produced the book which was designed by Julio Silva of Paris." As de Kooning notes on the final page: "I am the source of a rumor concerning these drawings, and it is true that I made them with closed eyes... Also, the pad I used was always held horizontally. The drawings often started by the feet… but more of ten by the center of the body, in the middle of the page.

 "There is nothing special about this, I admit, and I am certain that many artists have found similar ways… but I found that closing the eyes was very helpful to me... Many drawings were made this way, and it was suggested to make this book. I was very pleased with the idea and these 24 drawings were selected."

 New York: Walker and Company, 1967. Quarto, original printed boards, original dust jacket; original slipcase. Extremely faint evidence of pencil inscription on front free endpaper; a small spot of soiling to cloth edge. Dust jacket price-clipped (as usual) and with mild toning to spine. A very clean, well-preserved copy in the rare slipcase.

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        Den danske Vitruvius [ Complete in 3 Volumes ]

      [Kbenhavn : Thaning & Appel 1966]-67 : [Kbenhavn : Thaning & Appel 1966]-67 , 1966. Complete in 3 volumes. Books measure 18 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches. 349 plates (incl. coat of arms, maps, plans, ports.) Notes Vol. 1-2 are a facsim. (with additions by H. Lund) of copies in the Kongelige Bibliotek, the library of Akademiet for de sknne kunster, and the Universitetsbibliotek, all in Copenhagen. Vol. 3: Udgivet pa° grundlag af manuskriptet i Det kongelige Bibliotek i Kbenhavn. Redaktion, efterskrift og supplerende bemærkninger til tavierne ved Hakon Lund. Kbenhavn, Thaning & Appel, 1967.Vol. 3 contains complete transcription of Danish text, and abridged transcription of German and French texts, of Thurah's unpublished ms. of v. 3. Included, in facsim., are selected pages of the ms., the 58 original plates, and 10 substitute plates. Plates (some folding) incl. sections, elevations and plans. Bound in original publishers half calf, calf corners, decorative boards. Calf light rubbed on edges, very minor wear, volume 3 bumped on base of spine. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout, probably unread. A very nice informative set, in very good clean condition. Den danske Vitruvius : indeholder grundtegninger, opstalter, og giennemsnitter af de merkværdigste bygninger i Kongeriget Dannemark, samt de kongelige tydske provintser tilligemed en kort beskrivelse over hver bygning i sær. Le Vitruve danois; contient les plans, les e´le´vations et les profils des principaux ba^timents du Roiaume de Dannemarc, aussi bien que des provinces allemandes, dependantes du roi. Der da¨nische Vitruvius; entha¨lt die Grundrisse, Aufrisse und Durchschnitte derer merkwu¨rdigsten Geba¨ude des Ko¨nigreichs Da¨nnemark, und der ko¨nglichen teutschen Provintzen . Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

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        Haggadah For Passover Copied And Illustrated By Ben Shahn

      Trianon Press, Paris 1966 - Folio. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION, one copy of 292 printed. With lithograph frontispiece (SIGNED), and 12 pouchoir plates. Narrow light crease of about 4 inches, with 2 short tears of about a quarter inch at bottom fold of 2 page frontispiece. Some wear to rear top edge of glassine near head of spine, with short tear of about a quarter inch to upper rear joint of wrapper. Some dust soiling and toning to vellum of clamshell slipcase (with metal clasp), a little wear to corners. Nice copy. VG in wrappers in VG slipcase. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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      Chapman and Hall, 1966. Paperback. Used; Acceptable. Paperback; English language; a fair reading copy. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

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        Totentanz von Basel. Mit den Dialogen des mittelalterlichen Wandbildes. [40 farbige Original-Holzschnitte].

      VEB Verlag der Kunst,, Dresden, 1966 - Dresden, VEB Verlag der Kunst, 1966. Groß-Folio. 46 x 36,2 cm. 120, VII Seiten. Original-Leinenband mit Original-Schutzumschlag. Maße: Erste Ausgabe. Fichtner 55. Fürst 66/1c-40c. Mit 40 farbigen Original-Holzschnitten von HAP Grieshaber. Zu jedem Holzschnitt ist der Dialog in deutscher Sprache, Schrift entworfen von Albert Kapr, und in französischer / englischer Sprache, gesetzt aus der halbfetten Gill-Grotesk. Die Holzschnitte wurden von den Originalstöcken in den werkstätten der hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig von Druckermeister Karl-Heinz Schneider gedruckt. Umschlag fleckig, teils hinterlegte Einrisse, Randläsuren. Gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. First edition. With 40 original woodcuts by HAP Grieshaber. Multilingual edition: German-English-French. Original cloth binding with dust jacket. Dust jacket spotted, light edgewear, taped tears, otherwise nearly fine copy. Original-Leinenband mit Original-Schutzumschlag. Maße: [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Flowers for Algernon (First Edition, inscribed by Cliff Robertson)

      New York: Harcourt, Brace, and World, 1966. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Cliff Robertson, who portrayed the title character in the 1968 film adaptation of Keyes' novel, "Charly." Fine in a Fine dust jacket. An impeccably fresh, Fine copy of Keyes' science fiction classic, normally found well-worn. Basis for the 1968 film, Charly, considered by many to be Cliff Robertson's finest performance. In a custom clamshell box.

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        Ikonographie der christlichen Kunst.

      Band 1-4 (i fem) + Registerbeiheft. Gütersloh 1966-80. (Gütersloher Verlagshaus Gerd Mohn). 4to. 484 + 671 + 604 + 341 + 472 + 120 s. Meget rikt illustrert. Orig. helsjirtingbd. (Registerbind i orig. omsl. som utgitt) . Navn på forsatsbl. i alle bind. Noen blyantavmerkninger i margene, forøvrig et meget pent sett.. Band 1: Inkarnation - Kindheit - Taufe - Versuchung - Verklärung - Wirken und Wunder Christi. / Band 2: Die Passion Jesu Christ. / Band 3: Die Auferstehung und Erhöhung Christi. / Band 4,1: Die Kirche. / Band 4,2: Maria

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        Choix de livres anciens rares et curieux en vente à la librairie ancienne [.]. 13 Bände.

      Florenz, Leo S. Olschki, 1907-1966. - Erste Ausgabe dieses bedeutenden und umfangreichen Antiquariatskataloges (ca. 20.000 Werke), erschienen über einen Zeitraum von 60 Jahren. Hier vorliegend die Originalausgabe mit dem erst 26 Jahre nach dem zwölften Band (1940) erschienenen abschließenden Band 13. - Umfasst die Bände: I. A-Incunabula. - II. Incunabula - Liturgie. - III. Livres a figures des XV et XVIe siecle des ecoles allemande, anglaise, espagnole, francaise et hollandaise. - IV./V. Livres a figures des XV et XVI siecles, Italie. - VI. Macaronica, Machines, Malte, Mariage, Mariana (Vie et Culte de la S. V. Marie). Mathematiques. - VII. Medecine ancienne, Militaria, (Art Militaire), Mort (Funerailles, Danse Macabre). - VIII. Musique, Theatre, Danse, Neolatins. - IX. Nouvelles italiennes, Numismatique, Occulta (Sciences occultes), Orient. - X. Ornement (Art decoratif). Portrait (Livres a portrait). Religions et cultes (Histoire et Philosophie). - XI. Roma. - XII. Romans de la chevalerie (Poemes epiques, sacres, heroiques, mythologiques). Scandinavica et slavica (Scandinavie et Pays Slaves). Sciences Naturelles (Generalites). - XIII. Statuts, Constitutions, lois d'Italie, supplement (villes, bourgs et lieux d'Italie). Theatre italien du XVI au XIX siecle. - Die tlw. leicht abweichenden Einbände etw. berieben bzw. bestoßen. Vorderdeckeln m. handschriftl. Inhaltsangabe. Tlw. etw. gebräunt u. stockfleckig. - Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 5000 Gr.-8°. Mit zahlr. (ca. 2.000) tlw. ganzs. Abbildungen im Text u. auf tlw. gefalt. Tafeln. Zus. ca. 5.700 S., Lwd.-Bde. (Bd. 13: Kunstldr.-Bd.) d. Zt. m. goldgepr. Rückentiteln. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Zoof?hrer (2 Tiger)

      San Diego 1966 - 15 x 23 cm 112 Seiten 180 gr. sehr guter Zustand (mit kleinerem Mangel wie Stempel, Knick, Abschabung, etc) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Yarns for Davy Jones

      Privately printed for the author, np 1966 - First edition. Frontispiece & 16 full page illustrations. [viii], 146 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. AN EARLY REPORT ON KIWI HERMIT TOM NEALE. Inscribed to Percy Chubb by the author, Parkinson has also signed his name to the title-page. The TLS dated, March 29, 1970 concerns sailing matters relating to his crossing of the Atlantic.Parkinson spent a good deal of his life at sea and relates numerous anecdotes here, including some from serving in the Pacific in the closing stages of World War Two and another witnessing the atomic tests at Bikini Atoll. Of special interest is the chapter devoted to Surrarow Island, which came as part of a cruise he made with his wife and others in 1963. The schooner Westward was completing a circumnavigation and they joined her at Tahiti before proceding to Bora Bora and then laying a course for American Samoa.Suvarov (Suwarrow) Island was discovered in 1814 by Mikhail Lazarev. It is half a mile long and 400 yards wide with one of the finest lagoons in the South Pacific. Parkinson spent three days there in 1963 with his wife and Mr and Mrs Drayton Cochrane who were circumnavigating in stages on the Westward.Parkinson and his crew were surprised to find the island was inhabited. Unknown to all but very few people, Tom Neale, the New Zealand sailor and survivalist, had been living on the island since 1960 and "it was not surprising he talked almost incessantly, chiefly about his experiences on Suvarov." It transpired that this was his second stint on the island, having previously lived there 1952-4. In between visits "he married a Tongan woman and had two children but" Parkinson states, "his return to Suvarov without her is not unusual by South Pacific standards." He remained on the island until 1964. Parkinson's description of their encounter with Neale is one of great admiration and fascination and accordingly filled with details of his life and notes the people who'd visited him over the years.This is one of the earliest reports on Neale, published in the same year as Neale's autobiography. Royalties from Neale's book funded his final and longest stay on Suwarrow (1967-77) and only illness forced him to leave. Neale was born in Wellington, in 1902 though moved to Greymouth and then Timaru as a child. He joined the New Zealand navy as an apprentice engineer though bought himself out after four years and commenced his peripatetic life.Rare. OCLC locates just five copies. Fine. Original red buckram, spine and upper board gilt. Presentation inscription to front free endpaper, TLS laid down to rear free endpaper Frontispiece & 16 full page illustrations. [viii], 146 pp. 1 vols. 8vo [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        The Fountainhead

      The Bobbs-Merrill Co, 1966 31st printing. Inscribed by Rand on the front free end paper.. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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        Nights and Days

      Atheneum, New York 1966 - 8vo, 56pp; blue cloth. An attractive copy of this collection, for which Merrill received the National Book Award, inscribed and signed briefly by Merrill on the title page. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      United Kingdom: World Distributors. Good. 1966. Hardcover. A Good hardcover, in clean pictorial boards, bumped and rubbed to extremities. Backstrip is split 130mm to bottom, and 20mm to top. Binding is loose but intact. Internally, no writing or stamps, clean bright pages. A nice copy of this very rare title. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; X X ; 45 pages .

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        "Brakhage" in Film-Makers' Cinematheque Monograph Series No. 2, with typed note signed from Jane Brakhage

      New York: Film-Makers' Cinematheque, 1966. First Edition. First Edition. The second issue of a monograph series published by Jonas Mekas' Film-makers' Cinematheque. With a brief typed note signed by Stan Brakhage's wife, Jane Brakhage, to a Jim Adams in San Francisco, letting Mr. Adams know where a copy of the journal "Metaphors" can be ordered. Also included in a tall side-stitched two-color 1971 catalog listing Brakhage films for sale. A series previously unknown to us and apparently short-lived. The entirety of this issue is devoted a story called "Brakhage" by Dan Clark, an experimental fiction in which an invented "critic" analyzes 28 actual Brakhage films (beginning with Interim in 1952 and ending with "The Art of Vision" in 1964) in exhaustive detail, revealing via minutae both the character of Brakhage and the critic. While the author emphasizes in his introduction that the entire effort is "imaginary," it is in fact one of the earliest and most thorough analyses of Brakhage's work.

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        KIMONO. [A Book Consisting of 25 Actual Silk Cloth Samples]

      Tokyo 1966, Meiji. Blue folding chitsu case, 25 tipped-in. cloth samples, matted, ca. 34 x 44.5 cm., Vol. l, No.l, the. only volume ever issued, very clean, English captions, cloth. samples c 18 x 22 cm., solid. FIRST & ONLY OBSCURE EDITION. A DELUXE PORT-FOLIO WITH ACTUAL CLOTH SAMPLES A loose portfolio, with a series of silk textile samples, many elaborately silk screened, or printed, traditional and classic patterns, Goshodoki, Edotoki styles, Arabesque, pine & umbrella patterns, geometric, hexagonal, Komon, stencilled resist, flowers, leaves &c. . A beautiful set of cloth examples. Written by the director of the Japan Textile Promotion Assn. This is a wonderful group of textiles each is identified by the kind & location of origin, some are Okinawan, most are stencilled or woven patterns, all very beautiful & uniquely Japanese. . A wonderful collection with actual cloth textiles are quite scarce. A marvelous look at the beautifully artistic Japanese world of cloth and clothing, with some creped examples. . All contained in a nice blue-cloth folding case, superbly done. *** Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        Time Out Of Joint

      Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1966 - First Edition. About fine in a dust jacket with residue from a removed sticker on the front flap; very light wear and tear, and a very slightly faded spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Comédies et actes divers

      Edition originale sur papier courant.Précieux envoi autographe daté de Janvier 1966 et signé de Samuel Beckett à son ami le peintre Geer (Van Velde) et à sa femme Lise.Légères piqûres sans gravité sur le premier plat. Les éditions de minuit Paris 1966 11,5x18cm broché

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        Senza titolo

      , , 1966. Ottimo (Fine). Stampa da bassorilievo. cm 36,5 x 46 (Foglio 42 x 50). . Ottimo (Fine). Tiratura 125 + XXV.

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        Altdeutsches Namenbuch. 1. Band: Personennamen; 2. Band Teil I+II: Orts- und sonstige geographische Namen (Völker-, Länder-, Siedlungs-, Gewässer-, Gebirgs-, Berg-, Wald-, Flurnamen und dgl.)

      Wilhelm Fink / Georg Olms 1966-67, München / Hildesheim - gr.8° 3 Bände, 1700, 1766, 1942 Spalten, (Fotos gerne auf Anfrage!). Orig.-Leinen aus dem Stadtarchiv Flensburg, foliert, Erster Band: vorderes Gelenk gebrochen, Bände allesamt in guter Erhaltung [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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