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        Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal

      (New York): The New American Library, 1966. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original green cloth-covered boards quarter-bound in black cloth, and very good slipcase, spotted and somewhat discolored, but sturdy and intact.. Octavo. 15 x 22.5 cm. ix; 309 pp. Limited edition. One of 300 unnumbered signed copies, following the original 700 signed and numbered copies. Signed by Rand on an introductory page. Erratum slip present.

      [Bookseller: Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA]
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        Death of a Naturalist.

      New York: Oxford University Press, 1966. First American edition of the Nobel Prize-winning poet's first major collection. Octavo, original green cloth. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "For Steve with gratitude-"to set the darkness echoing"19th March 1970 Seamus Heaney." Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows some fading to the pink portion of the spine panel. Nobel Prize-winning Seamus Heaney writes about his native Ireland in this collection of poems. "[Heaney's] awareness of a wider social world . . . reaches its culmination in North (1975), a deservedly famous volume that [Helen] Vendler regards as 'one of the crucial poetic interventions of the 20th century,' ranking with Eliot's Prufrock, Wallace Stevens' Harmonium, and Frost's North of Boston in 'its key role in the history of modern poetry" (Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times).

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        The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

      G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York 1966 - First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Robert Heinlein on a laid in signature. An attractive dustjacket that is vibrant in color with light wear to the spine and edges. This ORIGINAL First State dustjacket has the $5.95 printed price present on the front flap. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A superb copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED by the author. We buy SIGNED Heinlein First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        La Doctrine de l'amour, suivie de Dernier Madrigal

      Le Livre Contemporain & Les Bibliophiles franco-suisses, Paris 1966 - In-folio, en feuilles, couverture imprimée, chemise et étui de l'éditeur. 31 eaux-fortes originales d'Henri Landier dont un frontispice en couleurs, 9 hors-texte, 5 en-têtes, 5 culs-de-lampe et 11 dans le texte. Les cuivres ont été rayés après le tirage. Tirage unique limité à 189 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin de Rives. Très bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        SOME/THING 3 (VOL.2, NO.1 - WINTER, 1966)

      New York: David Antin & Jerome Rothenberg, 1966. First Edition. Octavo; illustrated wrappers; [80]pp; illus. Tiny stain to crown, faint foxing to lower edge of textblock, with a faint smudge and 1cm separation to lower perforation on front wrapper; tight, Very Good+ or better. Housed in a custom plexiglass case. Third issue of Antin and Rothenberg's short-lived poetry journal, devoted to "A Vietnam Assemblage." The issue featured contributions by Antin, Carol Berge, Charles Bukowski, Robert Duncan, Allen Ginsberg, Anselm Hollo, Denise Levertov, Jackson Mac Low, Gerard Malanga, and others. The cover for this issue was designed by Andy Warhol, printed on sheets of real glue-backed stamps, perforated and made for tearing and pasting. Though initially Warhol wanted to design the cover using a Vietcong flag, Antin encouraged him to appropriate the pro-war slogan "BOMB HANOI!" and put it on the cover as a button. An attractive copy of a fragile publication. Clay & Phillips p.118-119; Dorbin C343.

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        Siberian Mathematical Journal. Translated from Russian. A publication of the Siberian Branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Novosibirsk.

      New York, Consultants Bureau, 1966-1990. - ISSN: 0037-4466. Titel rückseitig gestempelt und Buchrücken mit Bibliotheks-Signatur-Schild. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 55000

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Trageser]
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        Die Arbeiten des Herakles. Les Travaux d`Hercule. The labours of Heracles.

      Paris, Bühl, Konkordia, ca. 1966. 4°. 26cm. Unpaginiert. Original-Ganzlederband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel im Original Pappschuber. Eins von 133 (gesamt 150) Exemplaren der bibliophilen Ausgabe mit 3 signierten Original-Farblithographien von Ossip Zadkine. Nicht nummeriertes Exemplar. Dreisprachige Ausgabe: Deutsch-Englisch-Französisch. Mit zahlreichen Illustrationen. Sehr gutes Exemplar. One of 133 (total 150) copies of the bibliophilic edition with 3 signed original colored lithographs by Zadkine. Original full leather binding with gilt lettering on spine. Trilingual edition: German-English-French. Not numbered copy. Fine condition. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Kunst / fine arts; Kunstgeschichte / art history; Künstlerbuch / artist`s book; Original-Lithografie / Original-Lithographie / original lithograph; Signatur, signiert / signature, signed copy; Vorzugsausgabe / limited edition

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        Dix, Otto. - "Ruine der Frauenkirche".

      - Lithografie / Kreide- & Pinsellithografie, partiell geschabt, auf Van-Gelder-Zonen-Bütten, 1966. Von Otto Dix. Auflage Exemplar Nr. 37/40. 47,0 x 40,5 cm (Darstellung) / 63,5 x 54 cm (Blatt). Karsch 308 II. Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert und datiert: "Dix 66". Links eigenhändig Auflagenbezeichnung. - Tadelloses Exemplar. Sehr guter Erhaltungszustand. Otto Dix (1891 Untermhaus / heute Gera - 1969 Singen am Hohentwiel). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker, bedeutender Vertreter der Neuen Sachlichkeit. 1909-14 an Königlichen Kunstgewerbeschule in Dresden. 1914-18 Militärdienst als Kriegsfreiwilliger. 1919 Studium an der Dresdner Kunstakademie, Atelier am Antonplatz. Gründungsmitglied der "Dresdner Sezession Gruppe 1919". 1922 Umzug nach Düsseldorf. 1925-27 wohnhaft in Berlin. Seit 1927 Professor für Malerei an der Dresdner Kunstakademie. 1933 wurde er durch die Nationalsozialisten seines Amtes enthoben und als "entartet" diffamiert. 1936 Übersiedlung nach Hemmenhofen. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Carl-Henning Pedersen.

      1966 1966 - Kbhvn.: Vendelkær 1966. Rigt illustr. i s/h og farver samt med 6 orig. farvelitografier. 209 s. Oplag 1000 numr. og af kunstner sign. ekspl. Orig. hellærred. Richly illustr. in black/white and colours and with 6 orig. colourlitographs. Limited to 1000 numb. and by the artist signed copies. Publisher's cloth. * Med dedikation fra kunstneren til forlagsleder Poul [Pedersen], Stig Vendelkærs Forlag.Inscribed by the artist to the manager of the publisher house Stig Vendelkær Poul Pedersen. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Returning home from Hawaii with 8-year-old Caroline and 5-year-old John, Mrs Kennedy writes to Admiral U S Grant Sharp who had been promoted to full Admiral by President Kennedy, "?sorry that time did not permit the children and me to visit any of the installations on the island John, in particular, would have been fascinated by a real military tour?"

      [New York], August 15, 1966. 6.25" x 9.25". "Black-bordered Typed Letter Signed ""Jacqueline Kennedy,"" 1 page, 6.25"" x 9.25"". [New York], August 15, 1966. To Admiral U.S. Grant Sharp, Commander in Chief Pacific. Part of signature a tad damp stained. With original envelope bearing her printed frank ""Postage & Fees Paid,"" postmarked New York, N.Y., August 17, 1966. Fine condition.In full, ""I do apologize for this delayed reply to your kind letter welcoming me to Hawaii, on behalf of the Department of Defense. I appreciated your thoughtfulness - - more than I can ever say - - and am only sorry that time did not permit the children and me to visit any of the installations on the island.""John, in particular, would have been fascinated by a real military tour, and therefore, I shall certainly keep your kind offer in mind on a future visit to Hawaii. With appreciation for your thoughtfulness and my best wishes...""Admiral Ulysses Simpson Grant Sharp, Jr., served as Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet from 1963-1964 and Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Command from 1964-1968, during the Vietnam War. He had been promoted to Four-Star Admiral and assigned to command the U.S. Pacific Fleet by President John F. Kennedy. President Ulysses S. Grant's wife, First Lady Julia Dent Grant, was Admiral Sharp's great-aunt. "

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        ASSEMBLAGE, ENVIRONMENTS & HAPPENINGS

      New York: Abrams, (1966). First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Square folio. Very good in brown burlap covered boards. Sunning to lower edges, spine faded. Lacking original clear vinyl jacket. Else clean and sound throughout. INSCRIBED by Kaprow to early prelimi- nary: ?"For Paul on / his birthday - / A nostalgic / time in which / you played a / part (see pl. / 164 somewhere / deep inside!) / - in friendship / Allan K.?" A founding document of performance and environmental art, and the first by a major publisher, Kaprow?'s ASSEMBLAGE, ENVIRONMENTS & HAP- PENINGS was originally planned as an official Fluxus publication (see CODEX p. 288), but eventually evolved into this broader book. Artists covered include Robert Rauschenberg, Claes Oldenburg, Red Grooms, and George Segal, with contributions from Wolf Vostell, George Brecht, Kaprow and others. The recipient is almost certainly photojournalist Paul Berg, whose photos are included in this volume and fall roughly where Kaprow suggests they should (though there is no plate 164). Berg photographed and covered Kaprow?'s happening ?"Push and Pull?" for the St. Louis Post Dispatch in 1963. The uncommon hardcover issue of this important resource, it is scarce signed, especially with any kind of association. [ALLAN KAPROW: A Bibliography pp. 26-9].

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        The Diary of Anaïs Nin (7 volumes)

      Harcourt, Brace and World / Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York 1966 - First edition of these diaries covering the years 1931-1974, edited and with an introduction by Gunther Stuhlmann, seven volumes, 1966, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1974, 1976, 1980, the five first volumes are friendly inscribed to Charles Feinberg, laid in are a manuscript letter dated June 19 1970 of Anaïs Nin to Tereska Torrès, writer of lesbian fiction, author of "Women's Barracks", and an original photograph of Anaïs Nin and Lawrence Durrell in a group at Sommières (from the archives of Lawrence Durrell), fine copies in near fine to fine unclipped dust jackets (additional images on request). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Archaeologische Mitteilungen aus Iran. Band 1-9.

      New York: Johnson Reprint, 1966. Reprint der Ausgabe Berlin, Reimer 1930-1938. Mit zahlr. Abb., Tafeln, Karten. Originalbroschur. Aus der Bibliothek von Prof. Dr. Wolfram Kleiss, langjährigem Leiter der Außenstelle Teheran des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts. Einbänd leicht berieben. - BAND 1: Bericht über die Ausgrabungen von Pasargadae. 1928 -- Rapport sur l\'état actuel des ruines de Persépolis et propositions pour leur conservation -- Bericht über archäologische Beobachtungen im südlichen Kurdistan und in Luristan -- Zarathustra: Der geschichtliche Vistaspa -- Die Heroogonie -- Der awestische Vistaspa -- BAND 2: Zarathustra und seine Gemeinde -- Awestische Topographie -- Ariyaramna, König der Könige., -- Die Sasanidischen Quadrigae Solis et Lunae -- BAND 3: Dareios Soter -- Spendarmat-Demeter -- Ein sasanidischer Elefant -- Die Magna Charta von Susa, Text und Kommentar -- Die Gatha des Dareios -- BAND 4: Sakastan, Geschichtliche Untersuchungen zu den Ausgrabungen am Kuh i Khwadja.\" -- Zranka und Sakastan -- Die Saka bis zur Zeit Alexanders -- Die Saken-Wanderung -- Der Zusammenstoß mit dem Partherreich: Ariana -- Die Lehnsfürsten unter den Nachfolgern Mithradates\' d. Gr. -- Das Partherreich unter der weiblichen Arsakidenlinie -- Sakä und Suren in Sakastan -- Gundofarr in Legende und Sage -- Xerxes\' Charta von Persepolis: Dareios\' Abdankung -- Alte und neue Fehler -- Postsasanidische Inschriften: Mil i Radkan -- Die Inschriften der Silbergefäße -- BAND 5: Aufsätze zur altorientalischen Archäologie: Geschichte und Vorgeschichte -- Stempelsiegel -- Die elamisch-kaspische und die hettitische -- Familie Die sumerische Familie -- Smerdis und Pseudosmerdis -- Summa imis confundere -- ,Die Könige der Erde\' zu ,Der Islam\' XIV, S. 402-406 -- BAND 6: Mythos und Geschichte -- Aufsätze zur altorientalischen Archaeologie: III. Der Teil Halaf und das Problem der hettitischen Kunst -- BAND 7: Eine Silberschüssel Artaxerxes\' I -- Medisch und Parthisch -- Imam Zade Karrar at Buzun, a dated Seldjuk Rain -- Aufsätze zur altorientalischea Archaeologie: IV. Xerxes Areios. Beitrag zur medischen Geschichte und zum achaemenidischen Heerwesen -- BAND 8: Bericht über unbekannte Achaemenidische Ruinen in der Ebene von Persepolis von Karl Bergner -- Die Silberschüsseln Artaxerxes\' des I. und die goldene Fundamenturkunde des Ariaramnes -- Note sur la provenance asiatique d\'un tambour égyptien von M.Duchesne-Guillemin -- Xerxes\' Verbot des Daiva-Cultes -- Arabische Inschriften aus Iran und Syrien -- Die Kunst des zweiten Jahrtausends in Vorder-Asien. I. Teil -- BAND 9: Die Kunst des zweiten Jahrtausends in Vorderasien Teil II -- Axvarta-xvarnah = Naphta -- Khusrau Parwez und der Taq i Vastan -- Bronzener \'Freibrief eines Königs von Abdadana. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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        The creator of the humorously macabre Addams Family, Charles Addams on his reading as a teen ?Mark Twain ? Conan Doyle ? Treasure Island with the wonderful Wyeth illustrations??

      New York, New York, July 16, 1966. 4.5" x 7". "Autograph Letter Signed ?Chas Addams,? 2p, 4.5? x 7?, separate sheets of ?The New Yorker? stationery, New York, July 15, 1966. To Miss Byrne. With original ?New Yorker? envelope hand addressed by Addams to ?Miss Evelyn B. Byrne / Elizabeth Barrett Browning Sch. / 183rd St and Ryer Ave / New York NY 10458.? Fine condition. In full, ?I was so pleased to find myself on your list. Looking back I think my favorites were Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain ?" The White Company by Conan Doyle (also Sir Nigel by the same author) and some of that interest still remains in the form of a small armor collection. ?Treasure Island with the wonderful Wyeth illustrations and of course the Sherlock Holmes books.? From 1966 to 1970, Evelyn Byrne ran a program at New York City's Elizabeth Barrett Browning Junior High School where she asked major literary and artistic figures of the time to write back with their recollections of what books inspired them while they were teenagers. An assortment of their responses were published in the book Attacks of Taste, printed in 1971 by Gotham Book Mart."

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        Vorlesungen über die Theorie der elliptischen Modulfunktionen. Erster Band: Grundlegung der Theorie; Zweiter Band: Fortbildung und Anwendung der Theorie. (= Bibliotheca Mathematica Teubneriana - Bände 10 und 11).

      Johnson Reprint Corporation, New York und Teubner, Stuttgart 1966. XIX, 764 S. mit 107 Figuren - 712 S. mit 8 Figuren, Groß 8°, Original-Leinen, Bibliotheks-Exemplar (ordnungsgemäß entwidmet) mit leichten Kleberückständen vom Rückenschild, Stempel auf Titel, insgesamt gute und innen saubere Exemplare, Nachdruck der ersten Auflage von 1890 (Band1) und 1892 (Band 2). Versand D: 5,00 EUR Mathematik, Funktionen, Funktionentheorie

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvanus]
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        New Poems - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

      New York: A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book / Harcourt, Brace, & World, Inc.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. c1968. First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Cloth. A handsome first printing of the first American edition in fine condition in price-clipped dust-jacket, else about fine, signed by Nobel Laureate Günter Grass directly on the title page; The second collection of Grass's poems to appear in translation contains poems that were mainly written in spring and summer 1966. The original German poems are on the left, the English translation on the right. Translated by Michael Hamburger, originally published under the title Ausgefragt. .

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        THE LAST PICTURE SHOW

      New York: Dial Press, 1966.. Trimmed, loose printed sheets, punched and plastic spiralbound between stiff green card sheets. Fine in near fine, lightly nicked and smudged pictorial dust jacket. Advance reading copy, bound up from printed sheets, of the first edition of the author's third novel, source for the multiple award- winning and nominated 1971 film adaptation, based on McMurtry's collaborative screenplay with director Bogdanovich. Preceded by a minute handful of sets of actual uncorrected page proofs, a wholly different animal than this state, although this format is sometimes confused with the other.

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        The Last Picture Show

      New York: Dial Press. 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Signed by the author on the fly leaf. 1966, First Edition. 280 pp. Hardcover, oatmeal cloth. Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dust jacket. Sharp, clean copy. DJ with minimal shelfwear to the spine ends and corners. An excellent copy, signed by McMurtry. Digital images available upon request.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Autograph letter signed.

      no place, 8. IX. 1966. - 8vo. 1 1/2 pp. Nice letter addressed to the Comitee of Professors of the Conservatory in Leningrad. Schostakovich is thanking for the honour of becoming a Professor at the Conservatory in Leningrad. We will do anything to become a proud member: „I wholeheartedly wish you success in your mission to magnify the future professional musicians from our great Soviet musical culture."

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        The Last Gentleman

      New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1966. First Edition, First Printing. Top stain faded, else a nice, just about fine copy in original cloth-backed boards and very near fine pictorial dust jacket, with minor creases to both inside flaps.. Octavo. 14.5 x 21.5 cm. 409 pp. Signed by Percy on the half title.

      [Bookseller: Captain's Bookshelf, 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 sign. Originalzeichnung (auf dem ersten Blatt) und 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: Hard Cover]

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        The Great Polyglot Bibles

      San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1966, Unbound sheets, in terra cotta paper folder. . Folio, unpaginated. . Printed in black and red in Italian Old Style type on mould-made all-rag paper. Numerous wood-cuts through-out. Fine in purple cloth clamshell slipcase. Slipcase has small tear at top but is otherwise fine. With original prospectus and order form laid in, together with a post card, announcing an exhibition of Biblical books at the Book Club of California, done in honor of this book's publication. One of 400 copies with an original leaf from the Complutensian Polyglot of Acalá, printed 1514-1517.

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        Inscriptiones Laconiae Messeniae Arcadiae. [Inscriptiones Graecae, Volumen V, Fasciculus Prior + Alter]

      Berlin, De Gruyter, 1966. 2 Bände in einem Buch 377+194 Seiten m. zahlr. Tafeln u. Abb. gebundene Ausgabe Ausgetragenes Bibliotheksexemplar, Deckel stellenweise minimal berieben, Buchseiten altersgemäß leicht angedunkelt, insgesamt in sehr gutem Zustand Versand D: 2,90 EUR

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        Le vite de´ piu eccellenti pittori, scultori e architettori. Nelle redazioni del 1550 e 1568. Testo a cura di Rosanna Bettarini. Commento secolare a cura di Paola Barocchi. (6 Bde. Text, 2 Bde. Kommentar [in 3 Bden.], 2 Bde. Index; zus. 11 Bde.).

      Florenz, Sansoni Editori / (Text ab Bd. 4:) Studio per Edizioni scelte, 1966-1987(Index: 1997) 4°, Textbde.: XLVIII, 365, 686, 680, 706, 644, 638 S., einige Abb.; Kommentar: 418, VII, u. zus. 1286 S.; Index: zus. 1025 S., OLwd., Kanten tlw. min. berieben; tadellos. 1 von 2000. ab Bd. 5 1 von 1000 Ex. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Kunst - Kunstgeschichte, Renaissance

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        Moon is a Harsh Mistress

      Putnam 1966 - First Edition, First Printing. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO fading to the spine. This First Issue dustjacket has light wear to the edges. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean, with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A sharp copy of this true first edition in collector's condition. We buy Heinlein First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

      Putnam 1966 - A near fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket. Not priced clipped; original price of $5.95 still on front flap of jacket. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ASSEMBLAGE, ENVIRONMENTS & HAPPENINGS

      New York: Abrams, (1966). First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Square folio. Very good in brown burlap covered boards. Sunning to lower edges, spine faded. Lacking original clear vinyl jacket. Else clean and sound throughout. INSCRIBED by Kaprow to early prelimi- nary: “For Paul on / his birthday - / A nostalgic / time in which / you played a / part (see pl. / 164 somewhere / deep inside!) / - in friendship / Allan K.” A founding document of performance and environmental art, and the first by a major publisher, KaprowÂ’s ASSEMBLAGE, ENVIRONMENTS & HAP- PENINGS was originally planned as an official Fluxus publication (see CODEX p. 288), but eventually evolved into this broader book. Artists covered include Robert Rauschenberg, Claes Oldenburg, Red Grooms, and George Segal, with contributions from Wolf Vostell, George Brecht, Kaprow and others. The recipient is almost certainly photojournalist Paul Berg, whose photos are included in this volume and fall roughly where Kaprow suggests they should (though there is no plate 164). Berg photographed and covered KaprowÂ’s happening “Push and Pull” for the St. Louis Post Dispatch in 1963. The uncommon hardcover issue of this important resource, it is scarce signed, especially with any kind of association. [ALLAN KAPROW: A Bibliography pp. 26-9].

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Dada-Tresor. Sammlung von Bücher u. Graphiken über Dada (zum 50 jährigen Jahrestag)..

      Zürich, Rene Simmen, 1966 Blauer Orig.-Polyesterkubus (30 x 30 x 28,5 cm) mit Metallscharnieren u. Polyesterrelief-Türe (im Rahmen signiert Voegeli, Bern, Schweiz, Metalltablare wie immer etwas oxidiert, Bücher teilweise (wie immer) leicht Rostpuren, ansonsten tadellos. Alu-Plakette mit geprägtem Inhaltsverzeichnis. Nr. 38 von 300 Ex. Das Innere des Kubus enthält folgendes: 1.: Richter. Hans: Dada - Kunst und Antikunst. Köln. DuMont. 1964. 8°. 259 S. Mit einigen Abb. Orig.-Leinenband mit Schutzumschlag. 2.: Honegger-Lavater. Warja: Die seltsame Spiegelgasse in Zürich. Zürich. Warja Honegger-Lavater. 1966. 8°. 36 S. Mit Abb. Orig.-Leporello. Mit Signatur der Autorin auf dem festen Vorsatz. 3.: DADA. Ausstellung zum 50-jährigen Jubiläum. Erinnerungen und Bekenntnisse. (Zürich u. Paris. Kunsthaus Zürich u. Musee National d`Art Moderne Paris. 1966). Gross-8°. (24) S. 4.: Dada 1916-1966. Dokumente der internationalen Dada-Bewegung.. Goetheinstitut. München. 1966. Gr.-8°. 104 S. Mit zahlreichen Abb. Broschur. 5.: Vier lose gerollte Grafiken (35 x 25 cm): - Grafik (Druck) von Jean Arp. 4°. Nr. 38 v. 300 Ex.. - Grafik (Lithogr.) von Raoul Hausmann. 4°. Nr. 38 v. 300 Ex.. signiert am unteren Rand: R(aoul) H(ausmann) 66 - Grafik (rot bedr. Zeitungsauschnitt) von Marcel Janco. Nr. 38 von 300 Ex. am unteren Rand vom Künstler signiert. - Grafik (Lithogr.) von Hans Richter.. Nr. 38 von 300 Ex.. am unteren Rand vom Künstler signiert vom Künstler. 6. Dada-Dokumente (In Schublade liegend. diese alle Num. 38/300): - Einleitungsbrief von Richard Hülsenbeck. « An den Besitzer des Dada-Tresors.». - Photographie von Hugo Ball. - 50 Jahre Dada. Zeitungsartikel auf 1 1/2 Bogen. Zürich. Neue Zürcher Zeitung. 1966. Gebräunt. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Kunst - 20 Jht. bis 1945 Kunst - Dada Avantgarde

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        The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are

      New York: Pantheon Books, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Inscribed to the former owner by Watts on the front endpaper in black ink. 146 p. Tan cloth with red and black stamping. Fine in Very Good+ jacket. Small closed tear to front panel at top edge, light rubbing, wear at head, price intact ($4.95). A rare signed copy of the enduringly-popular Eastern religion-inspired philosophy book.

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        Terre promise d`Afrique. Symphonie en noir et or avec dix-sept lithographies originales de Hans Erni.

      Lausanne, André et Pierre Gonin, 1966 Quer-2° (36 x 38 cm), 143 (7) S., 17 farb. Orig.-Lithogr., Lose Doppelbl. in HPgt.-Mappe in Schmuckschuber., Tadellos. Ex. Nr. 90 der 123 Ex. auf grand Vélin d`Arches (bei einer Gesamtauflage von 180 Ex.). Von den Verlegern und vom Künstler im Impressum signiert. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Illustr. Bücher - Originalgrafik Signierte Bücher Kunst - Künstlerbücher

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        Terre promise d\'Afrique. Symphonie en noir et or avec dix-sept lithographies originales de Hans Erni.

      Lausanne, André et Pierre Gonin, 1966. 143 (7) S., 17 farb. OLithographien Quer-Fol., lose Bogen in lithographiertem Umschlag und HPergamentmappe, . RTitel in Rot, im Schmuckschuber (Bezug mit einer Fehlstelle) Hans Erni, Catalogue raisonné des livres illustrés, Patrick Cramer, Genéve 1996, S. 36. - Nr. 49 von 123 Ex. (GA 180). Gedruckt auf grand Vélin d\'Arches. Druckvermerk vom Künstler und den beiden Herausgebern sign. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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        Chevaux. Textes choisis de l\'antiquité à nos jour.

      Lausanne, André und Pierre Gonin, 1966. 169 S., 3 Bll. Mit 30 zweifarb. OLithographien (11 davon doppelblattgr.)von Hans Erni Quer-Gr.-4°, lose Lagen in blindgepr. OU von der Hand Ernis, in OHPrgament-Decke mit goldgepr. RTitel und OPp.-Schuber Giroud 37; Monod 2751. - Eins von 399 num. Ex. (GA 510) auf Vélin de Rives. Druckvermerk von Künstlern und Verlegern sign. - Druck der Lithographien von E. Matthieu in Zürich, Druck des Textes von der Handpresse A. Kundig in Genf. - Kanten des Schuber minim. bestossen. Versand D: 5,75 EUR

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        5 Typed Letters Signed ("Bill Saroyan" and "Bill") to his agent H.N. Swanson ("Swanie")

      Fresno, Califronia, 1966. 5 pp in all, typed rectos only. 4to (11 x 8-1/2 inches); two sheets cropped. Faint creases; secretarial marks in red ink. Corrections, cancellations, and annotations in Saroyan's hand. 5 pp in all, typed rectos only. 4to (11 x 8-1/2 inches); two sheets cropped. Saroyan, still bitter about the treatment he received from M.G.M. during the production of his screenplay THE HUMAN COMEDY, warily discusses the possibility working in Hollywood again on new works POINTY SHOES and MAMA GIRL, I LOVE YOU: "Now, Metro phoned me and wanted to make a deal but I drove them off, because Mayer cheated me on The Human Comedy, and because the new mob there refused to release TV rights in the book to me, and so on and so forth. Drove them off by saying I wanted a percentage and a quarter of a million dollars. O.K., the hell with it: now, though, may just be the time to make a deal on this novel." Unfortunately, the project stalls. From a later letter, included here: " ... I am presuming POINTY SHOES is dead, and good enough." In other letters, Saroyan investigates the logistics of making a film documenting his native town: "I have got to make me a little 5-hour movie about Fresno before the best part of it is torn down and forgotten, and that's happening right now." He discusses current and upcoming projects, mulls over various film and TV possibilities, but is still rankled by his old troubles with M.G.M.-" ... that stupid M.G.M. somehow legally got its sticky fingers on The Human Comedy TV rights, too, and has prevented me from making all kind of excellent deals on the property." Written in an easy, chatty style, these letters reveal a writer frustrated by past injustice but nevertheless determined to maintain his prodigious output while pushing for a new break.

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        Crying of Lot 49

      1966. PYNCHON, Thomas.The Crying of Lot 49.Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, (1966).First edition of Pynchon?'s second novel, his ?"haunting… tryst with America?" (New York Times), an especially fine copy in scarce original dust jacket."The wealth of invention is overwhelming… Pynchon's trick of sitting the action on the edge of absurdity without letting it fall off is carefully performed" (Parker, 20th Century Novel, 428). Crying of Lot 49 achieves "a haunting sequence of imagined human situations, typical and pathetic ones, fused with the particularized power that shows Pynchon's own obsession with the encoded messages of the American landscape. What is also noticeable… is that the major character is really Pynchon himself, Pynchon's voice with its capacity to move from the elegy to the epic catalogue… But then, how else should one imagine a tryst with America? And that is what this novel is" (New York Times).Mead A2.A fine copy.

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        Corpus Christianorum Series Latina. 166 Bände der Serie. Vorhanden sind die Bände: 1, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 3d, 4, 8, 9, 14, 15, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 24a, 24b, 25, 25a, 25b, 27, 29, 31, 32, 33, 35, 36, 38, 39, 40, 41, 44, 44a, 44b, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 50a, 57, 58a, 60, 61, 61a, 62, 66, 68a, 69, 69a, 72, 73, 73a, 74, 75, 75a, 76, 76a, 77, 78, 79, 79a, 79b, 80, 82, 85, 85a, 86, 87a, 88, 88a, 90, 90a, 91, 91a, 91c, 92, 93, 94, 94a, 96, 97, 98, 101, 101a, 101b, 103, 104, 108b, 108c, 108d, 108e, 111, 112, 113, 113a, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118a, 119, 119a, 119b, 120, 121a, 122, 123a, 123b, 123c, 124, 124a, 126, 128, 133, 133a, 133b, 133c, 133d, 138, 138a, 140, 140a, 142, 143, 143a, 143b, 144, 145, 148, 148a, 149, 149a, 156, 156a, 159, 159a, 159b, 160, 160a, 160b, 160c, 160d, 160e, 160f, 160g, 160h, 160i, 160j, 160k, 160l, 161, 161a, 161b, 161c, 161d, 162, 162a, 162b, 162c, 173a, 175, 176. Bd. 1: Quinti Septimi Florentis, Tertulliani Opera Pars I, Opera Catholica, Adversus Marcionem; Bd. 2: Quinti Septimi Florentis, Tertulliani Opera Pars II, Opera Montanistica; Bd. 3: Weber, Bevenot, Sancti Cypriani Episcopi Opera; Bd. 3a: Simonetti, Moreschini, Sancti Cypriani Episcopi Opera; Bd. 3b: Diercks, Sancti Cypriani Episcopi Epistularium; Bd. 3c: Diercks, Sancti Cypriani Episcopi Epistularum; Bd. 3d: Diercks, Clarke, Sancti Cypriani Episcopi Epistularum; Bd. 4: Diercks, Novatiani Opera; Bd. 8: Diercks, Luciferi Calaritani Opera quae supersunt; Bd. 9: Bulhardt, Eusebii Vercellensis; Bd. 14: Sancti Ambrosii Mediolanensis Opera; Bd. 15: Testard, Sancti Ambrosii Mediolanensis, De Officiis; Bd. 19: de Vregille, L. Neyrand, Apponii in canticum canticorum expositionem; Bd. 20: Simonetti, Tyrannii Rufini Opera; Bd. 22: Löfstedt: Zenonis Veronensis Tractatus; Bd. 23: Mutzenbecher, Maximi Episcopi Tavrinensis; Bd. 24: Olivar, Sancti Petri Chrysologi; Bd. 24a: Olivar, Sancti Petri Chrysologi; Bd. 24b: Olivar, Sancti Petri Chrysologi; Bd. 25: Daur, Arnobii Iunioris; Bd. 25a: Daur, Arnobii Iunioris; Bd. 25b: Gori, Arnobii Iunioris; Bd. 27: Lucas Verheijen, Sancti Augustini; Bd. 29: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 31a: Daur, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 32: Sancti Aurellii Augustini; Bd. 33: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 35: Almut Mutzenbecher, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 36: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 38: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 39: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 40: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 41: Lambot, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 44: Almut Mutzenbecher, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 44a: Almut Mutzenbecher, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 44b: Almut Mutzenbecher, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 46: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 47: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 48: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 49: Daur, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 50: Mountain, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 50a: Mountain, Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 57: Sancti Aurelii Augustini; Bd. 58a: Diethard Aschoff, Anonymi contra Philosophos; Bd. 60: Braun, Opera quodvultdeo Carthaginiensi Episcopo tributa; Bd. 61: Doignon, Sancti Hilarii Pictaviensis Episcopi; Bd. 61a: Doignon, Sancti Hilarii Pictaviensis Episcopi; Bd. 62: Smulders, Sancti Hilarii Pictaviensis Episcopi; Bd. 66: Eucherii Lugdunensis Formulae spiritualis intellegentiae Istructionum Libri duo; Bd. 68a: Prosperi Aquitani Opera; Bd. 69: Bulhart, Gregorii Iliberritani Episcopi; Bd. 69a: Hillgarth, Altercatio Ecclesiae et Synagogae; Conti, Potamii Episcopi Olisponensis Opera omnia; Bd. 72: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 73: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 73a: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 74: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 75: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 75a: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 76: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 76a: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 77: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 78: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 79: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 79a: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 79b: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 80: S. Hieronymi Presbyteri Opera; Bd. 82: Michael Cahill, Expositio Evangelii Secundum Marcum; Bd. 85: Scriptores \"Illyrici\" Minores; Bd. 85a: Fr. Glorie, Maxentii aliorumque Scytharum Monarchorum necnon Ioannis Tomitanae urbis Episcopi Opuscula; Bd. 87: R.Gryson, Scripta Arriana Latina Pars I; Bd. 87b: van Banning, Opus imperfectum in Matthaeum; Bd. 88: de Coninck, Iuliani Aeclanensis; Bd. 88a: de Coninck, Theodori Mopsvesteni Expositionis in Psalmos; Bd. 90: Florilegia Biblica Africana; Bd. 90a: Clement, Facundi Episcopi Ecclesiae Hermianensis Opera omnia; Bd. 91: Fraipont, Sancti Fulgentii Episcopi Ruspensis Opera; Bd. 91a: Fraipont, Sancti Fulgentii Episcopi Ruspensis Opera; Bd. 91c: Kulcsar, Mythographi Vaticani I et II; Bd. 92: Adams, Primasius Episcopus Hadrumentinus. Commentarius in Apocalypsin; Bd. 93: Demeulenaere, Verecundi Iuncensis; Bd. 94: Bieler, Anicii Manlii Severini Bo: ethii Philosophiae Consolatio; Bd. 94a: Oosthout, Anicii Manlii Severini Boethii de Arithmetica; Bd. 96: Fridh, Magni Aurelii Cassiodori; Bd. 97: Magni Aurelii Cassiodori; Bd. 98: Magni Aurelii Cassiodori; Bd.101: Fr. Glorie, Eusebius \"Gallicanus\"; Bd. 101a: Fr. Glorie, Eusebius \"Gallicanus\"; Bd. 101b: Fr. Glorie, Eusebius \"Gallicanus\"; Bd. 103: Germani Morin, Sancti Caesarii Arelatensis Sermones; Bd. 104: Germani Morin, Sancti Caesarii Arelatensis Sermones; Bd. 108b: Mc Nally, Scriptores Hiberniae Minores Pars I; Bd. 108c: Mc Nally, Scriptores Hiberniae Minores; Bd. 108d: Albert Lehner, Florilegia; Bd. 108e: Carracedo Fraga, Liber de Ortu et Obitu Patriarcharum; Bd. 111: Pierre Cazier, Isidorus Hispalensis Sententiae; Bd. 112: Martin, Isidori Hispalensis Sententiae; Bd. 113: Lawson, Sancti Isidori Episcopi Hispalensis; Bd. 113a: Martin, Isidori Hispalensis Versus; Bd. 114: Madre, Raimundi Lulli Opera Latina; Bd. 115: Sancti Iuliani Toletanae Sedis Episcopi Opera; Bd. 116: Sanchez, Vitas Sanctorum Patrum Emeretensium; Bd. 117: Rochais: Defensoris Locogiacensis Monachi, Liber Scintillarum; Bd. 118a: Jones, Bedae Venerabilis Opera; Bd. 119: Hurst, Bedae Venerabilis Opera; Bd. 119a: Hurst, Bedae Venerabilis Opera; Bd. 119a: Hurst, Bedae Venerabilis Opera; ...

      Turnholt, Brepols, 1966 - 2002. 166 Bände der Reihe 26 x 17 cm, Leinen ohne Schutzumschlag Einbände berieben, bestoßen, meist fleckig. Rücken ausgebleicht. Innen sauber und gut. Gutes Leseexemplar.Enthält: Versand D: 20,00 EUR

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        Journal of Combinatorial Theory 295 Issues (1966-1992)

      New York: Academic Press. Near Fine. FIRST EDITION. Softcover. A nearly complete run of the journal from 1966 to 1992. There are 295 issues. There are only two issues missing, 55 No. 1 B & 60 No. 1 A. This is a science journal that publishes research on combinatorics, graphs and matroid theory. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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        Le Masque. Textes par Michel Butor et Harold Rosenberg. Photographies d'Inge Morath.

      Maeght,, Paris, 1966 - Paris, Maeght, 1966. Quer-4°. (13) Bl. Mit (88) Bl. mit Illustrationen von Saul Steinberg. Farb. illustr. Pappband mit transparentem Schutzumschlag. Mit handschr. Widmung und Zeichnung von Saul Steinberg an Hulda Zumsteg. Farb. illustr. Pappband mit transparentem Schutzumschlag. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Let Us Compare Mythologies

      McClelland and Stewart, Toronto 1966 - Fine in near fine jacket. First McClelland & Stewart edition, first McClelland & Stewart printing. Green boards. Cohen's first book of poems written between the ages of fifteen & twenty, originally, and previously, published as an inaugural volume of the McGill Poetry Series, 1956, by Contact Press, Toronto (only 400 were published). This copy of the 1966 McClelland and Stewart edition is in superb condition, clean, bright & tight, with extremely minor trace of rubbing to spine tips and minor bump to foot. Dj slightly rubbed on rear (white) panel and on corners and spine tips, with very short closed edge-tear to front panel. The jacket is price-clipped. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Legend of Hobey Baker [Signed]

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. A Very Good + copy of the first edition, first printing (spine ends pushed, light wear to bottom corners), in a Very Good + dust jacket, CONTEMPORARILY INSCRIBED, SIGNED, AND DATED BY JOHN DAVIES on the front free endpaper as follows: "Christmas, 1966 // For Andy Ramseur / a future Hobey Baker / at least according to his grandfather // Best Wishes // John Davies". Hobey Baker, one of the greatest athletes of the early 20th Century and considered by many to be America's first star hockey player, played both hockey and football at Princeton University which named it hockey facility, the Hobey Baker Memorial Rink, after him. An inductee in the Hockey Hall of Fame (located in Toronto, Canada), Baker was the only American in the Hall's 1945 inaugural class of nine players, the others having been Canadian (one of which, Chuck Gardner, was born in the UK). America's National Collegiate Athletic Association annually awards the Hobey Baker Award to the individual voted that year's best collegiate hockey player. [The United States Hockey Hall of Fame was not founded until 1973 and Baker was one of it's initial inductees. Baker also was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1975.] One of Baker's many admirers, F. Scott Fitzgerald -- who enrolled at Princeton during Baker's senior year, described Baker as "an ideal worthy of everything in my enthusiastic admiration, yet consummated and expressed in a human being who stood within ten feet of me" and modeled his character Allenby -- of his debut novel "This Side of Paradise" -- on Hobey Baker. After graduation, Baker worked for J. P. Morgan Bank until he enlisted in the US Army Air Service, was eventually promoted to commander of the 141st Aero Squadron and was awarded the Croix de Guerre by the French government. He died in 1918 after a recently repaired plane he was testing at his own insistence crashed. When he was pulled from the wreckage, his orders to return home to the US were found in his jacket pocket. In 1962, George Frazier wrote of Baker "he haunts a whole school, and from generation unto generation. You say 'Hobey Baker' and all of a sudden you see the gallantry of a world long since gone." Copies of the book in collectable condition are not common and copies signed by John Davis are, in our experience, as scarce as hen's teeth. A Very Good + copy, SIGNED BY JOHN DAVIES. QUITE SCARCE INDEED.

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        Delaware Reports. Vols. 1-55; 58-59 (1832-1966) lacking vols 56-57

      1966. Delaware Reports. Reports of cases decided in the Court of Errors and Appeals, Superior Court, Court of Oyer and Terminer, and the Court of General Sessions of the State of Delaware. Title varies. Imprint varies. Wilmington, Delaware: The Star Publishing Co., 1832-[1966]. Vols. 1 to 55; 58-59 (1945-1966), in 57 books. Lacking vols. 56 and 57. Publisher's tan buckram cloth with upper red and lower black spine lettering pieces on volumes 31 to 59. Ex-library with stamps to pages edges and bar code label on inside front covers, internally very good. $995.

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        The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

      New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1966. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping to the spine ends of the book covers.The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The remnants of a previous owner's address label are visible on the front pastedown page. The edges of the text block have some toning and spotting. The dust jacket (with price of $5.95) has edge wear, some rubbing, small edge nicks and chips and some crazing to the spine joints and spine. This copy has been signed by the author on the second half title page (which is after the contents page). This book was the recipient of Heinlein's fourth and final Hugo Award given while he was alive ( there have been several "retro" Hugos given out to him since then) and is considered one of Heinlein's best works along with being one of the most influential science fiction novels ever written. This book was originally serialized in Worlds of IF Magazine (Dec 1965 through April 1966) and was the 1967 winner of the Hugo Award. It was also nominated for a Nebula Award for 1966. This book is credited with coining the acronym: TANSTAAFL (There Ain't No Such Thing as a Free Lunch) and is considered by many science fiction critics to be one of Heinlein's best works, comparable with Stranger in a Strange Land. ; Signed by Author .

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        The Magus

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1966. First edition of the author's most well-known work. Octavo. Signed by John Fowles on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. A superior example. The Magus was published by in the United Kingdom in 1966 and in the United States by Little, Brown and Company the same year. An instant success, the Sunday Telegraph called it a major work of mounting tensions in which the human mind is the guinea-pig... Mr Fowles has taken a big swing at a difficult subject and his hits...are on the bull's eye'." The Magus was quickly adapted into film starring Michael Cain, a "deliciously toothsome celebration of wanton story-telling... Before one quite realises what is happenings, one finds oneself no less avid for meanings and no less starving amid a plethora of clues than is Nicholas himself" (Sunday Times). The Magus was awarded inclusion in the Modern Library 100 Best Novels in 1999, and in 2003, the novel was listed at number 67 on the BBC's survey The Big Read.

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        A Voyage to Terra Australis undertaken for the purpose of completing the discovery of that vast country, and prosecuted in the years 1801, 1802 and 1803 in His Majesty's Ship the Investigator…

      Adelaide: Libraries Board of South Australia. 1966. (Australian Facsimile Editions, 37.) Two volumes and box of charts/plates. Large 4to. 269 & 613pp; 16 charts, 4 coastal profile sheets, 10 botanical plates - all folded and in the box. Canvas bookcloth with spine labels. Lower corner of the upper board of the first volume has a largish but quite faint mark to the cloth, otherwise a very good set. .

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        The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch

      UK: Jonathan Cape. London, Jonathan Cape, 1966. Hardback first edition and first impression. Very good only. Book with a little foxing and dustiness. Jacket has a couple of short tears and a tiny bit of fading. Presentable enough. Brown spot to lower board. . Very Good. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1966.

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