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        Canada (signed by at least Vanier co-signed by LaMarsh)

      Canadian Government, Ottawa 1966 - 19-1/8 x 15 inches flat, never folded Printed text, large embossed Great Seal of Canada and in near fine condition. Some content and detail.Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of the Commonwealth , Defender of the Faith. To Honourable James David Sutherland to be a Judge of the County Court for the County of Wellington.Signed by Georges Vanier, Judy LaMarsh and Lucien Cardin George P. Vanier (1888-1967) was a Canadian soldier and diplomat who served as Governor General of Canada in September 15, 1959 - March 5, 1967, and the 19th since Canadian Confederation. His time in the Office of the Governor General saw the creation of a number of awards that reflected the Major-General's interests. He was an avid fan of sport and, though his favourite was hockey and specifically the Montreal Canadiens, Vanier instigated in 1965 the Governor General's Fencing Award and the Vanier Cup for the university football championship in the Canadian Intercollegiate Athletic Union. To recognise excellence in more bureaucratic endeavours, Vanier initiated in 1962 the Vanier Medal of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada and, in 1967, the Vanier Awards for Outstanding Young Canadians, awarded to deserving individuals in the Canadian Junior Chamber of Commerce. Vanier and his wife, Pauline were both nominated to be beatified in the Catholic Church because of their piety and love for humanity.Julia Verlyn "Judy" Lamarsh (1924-1980) was a Canadian politician, lawyer, author and broadcaster. In 1963, she was only the second woman to ever serve as a federal Cabinet Minister. Under Prime Minister Lester Pearson's minority governments of the middle and late 1960s, she helped push through the legislation that created the Canada Pension Plan and Medicare. As Secretary of State, she was in charge of Canada's Centennial celebrations in 1967. After leaving politics in 1968, she wrote three books, and had her own radio show on CBC Radio. She was stricken with pancreatic cancer in 1979 and was given the Order of Canada at her hospital bed. She died a few days short of the 20th anniversary of her first political election victory, in 1980.Hon. Louis Joseph Lucien Cardin (1919-1988) was a Canadian lawyer, judge, and politician. He was the Minister of Justice and Attoney General of Canada from July 1965 to 3 April 1967 succeeded by Pierre Trudeau. Cardin was the first Canadian politician to bring the public's attention to the Gerda Munsinger affair. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Lord Durham Rare Books (IOBA)]
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      London: Jonathan Cape,. [1966]. Octavo,. boards.. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with touch of rubbing to spine. ends and corner tips and some internal age-darkening to spine panel. (no show through). An excellent copy of this book. (#114519). First edition. Brief signed inscription by Ballard to "Arthur" on title page. The author's fourth novel. 1966 Nebula nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II- 65. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-17. Cawthorn and Moorcock, Fantasy: The 100 Best Books 82. Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books 63. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 49. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 453-56.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        The Crystal World

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1966. Octavo. Original grey boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the slightly rubbed and faded jacket. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the title page "To Dan, J. G. Ballard".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      London: Jonathan Cape,. [1966]. Octavo,. boards.. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with some rubbing along front. spine fold and front flap fold. A nice copy of this book. (#103529). First edition. The author's fourth novel. 1966 Nebula nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-65. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-17. Cawthorn and Moorcock, Fantasy: The 100 Best Books 82. Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books 63. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 49. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 453-56.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Roar Of Thunder, The (SIGNED 1st AMERICAN EDITION)

      Simon & Schuster, 1966 This is a one-of-a-kind signed 1st American edition. No other signed copy of this book is for sale anywhere else. Very scarce and for the serious collector.

      [Bookseller: South Africa Books]
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        Programma n°

      Bologna: L'Immagine, 1966. Prima edizione di 135 es. numerati. ril, custodia (hard cover, slip-case). Ottimo (Fine). cm 25x35. Sei litografie originali di Emilio Scanavino, numerate e firmate, sciolte in apposite cartellette cucite al volume (cm 30x23) Prima edizione di 135 es. numerati + alcune prove di stampa Alcune lito presentano leggere fioriture. (Si notano in tutte le copie di quest'opera, dovute al tipo di carta usata) (Lightly yellowed) [Gambetti, 2007: "Preziosa cartella molto ricercata "; Jentsch, 1993]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Petite suite en blanche majeur

      Milano: Grafica Uno, 1966. Edizione originale di 100 es. numerati. broch, custodia (broch, slip-case). Ottimo (Fine). 16mo (cm 16,5x15). Dedica e firma autografe dello stampatore Giorgio Upiglio (Inscribed and signed by the publisher Giorgio Upiglio). Comprend neuf planches gravées à l'eau-forte et burin par Peverelli (cm 15x27). Ouvrage sur papier Fabriano orné du filigrane de l'éditeur. 9 acqueforti e bulino non inchiostrate Carta Filicarta [Jentsch, 1993]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Third Girl

      London: for The Crime Club by Collins,, 1966. Octavo. Original red and black boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Front hinge slightly cracked. Otherwise a fine copy in a slightly toned jacket with mildly rubbed extremities. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Mrs Belson, Dec. 1966, from Agatha Christie." Elizabeth Belson was Christie's housekeeper for over two decades, between 1953 and Christie's death in 1976.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      The Tryon Gallery, George Rainbird 1966 - 1st 1966. Nearly fine condition with no wrapper. Very large format. Quarter bound in morocco with hand marbled paper. 17 colour plates, using multi-colour lithography. Limited edition (in this format numbers 51 to 300). Plates are tissue-guarded. A beautiful book! This is copy no. 217. SIGNED by artist. A couple of marks to endpapers and a few foxspots to outer page edges. Some tissue-guards have become creased. Illustrations are fine - beautifully bright! Contained in a very good slip case, which is foxed and spotted, with wear. [S] [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books, PBFA]
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        Cantos del Anochecer

      Buenos Aires, Argentina:: Raoul Veroni,, 1966.. Edition of 20. 8.2 x 12"; 68 pages. Laid in hard cover presentation folder. Housed in matching green marbled paper covered slipcase. Text in the original Spanish. Signed by Enrique Banchs, David Martinez, and Raoul Veroni. Letterpress printed by Raoul Veroni. Illustrated by Raoul Veroni with eight lithographs, 6 vignettes, colophon with embossed detail, and cover lithograph. Portrait of the poet signed by Veroni. Introduction by David Martinez. Of the edition: 5 on Whatman for Banchs, Martinez, and Veroni; 15 on Fabriano numbered 3 to 17. These are the Fabriano copies. Argentine Enrique Banchs (1888 - 1968) published four books of poetry in the early years of the 20th century: Las barcas (The Boats) (1907), El libro de los elogios (The Book of Elegies) (1908), El cascabel del halcón (The Bell of the Hawk) (1909) and La urna (The Ballot Box) (1911). Although Banchs remained active in the Argentine literary community and was a member of the Argentine Academy of Letters, he stopped publishing poetry for about 50 years.This publication includes selections from El libro de los elogios, El cascabel del halcón, and La urna, as well as 14 poems written from 1912 to 1955.

      [Bookseller: Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC ]
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        Robert Bresson (Softcover, inscribed by Bresson and Esteve)

      Paris: Cinema d'Aujourd'hui no. 8 / Editions Seghers, 1966. Later printing, trade softcover. INSCRIBED by director Robert Bresson on the half title page: "Pour Pierre Goulliard / amicalement / Robert Bresson." Additionally INSCRIBED on the half title by the author: "Pour Pierre Goulliard / le toute [unknown] / Michael Esteve [underlined.]" An early critical look at the renowned auteur, who, despite his relatively brief filmography placed seven films in the recent 2012 "Sight and Sound" poll of the 250 best films of all time, more than any other director. Bresson was a notorious recluse during his lifetime, and autograph material of any kind is rare, this being only the third piece we have encountered or offered for sale. From the collection of noted cinephile and collector Pierre Goulliard, who spent decades in the latter half of the twentieth century obtaining inscriptions from the giants of European cinema. Very Good plus in wrappers. Lightly soiled, with light rubbing to the edges, but square and tight overall. Text in French, illustrated with numerous photos throughout. Criterion Collection 183, 222, 297, 314, 363, 650.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        La Giammuffa

      Milano: Scalabrini, 1966. Edizione originale di 74 es. numerati. ril mezza pelle, custodia (half-leather binding, slip-case). Perfetto (Mint). 8vo. A cura di Beniamino Dal Fabbro. Con 8 acqueforti originali, numerate e firmate, di Guido Somarè (cm 15,3x9). Disegni al tratto dell'Artista Carta a mano della cartiera Ventura di Cernobbio [Jentsch, 1993]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Calder: An Autobiography With Pictures

      New York: Pantheon, 1966. First. hardcover. very good/very good(+). Calder, Alexander. Illustrated with full-page color photographs of Calder's work as well as many black-and-white photos of his life and work. 285 pages, illustrated endpapers, 4to, tan buckram, dust wrapper (worn and gently dust-soiled; long vertical scuff on the front cover). New York: Pantheon Books, (1966). First edition. A very good(+) copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. Large inscription with a black felt-tip pen on the title page: "To Frederica Harlow, affectionately, Sandy Calder.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store ]
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        *Unternehmensforschung - Operations Research - Recherche Operationnelle - Band 10 bis 13 - ab dann Zeitschrift für Operations Research (ZOR) - Unternehmensforschung Band / Vol 14 bis 34 (25 BÜCHER)

      Würzburg : Physica-Verlag. 1966. ca. 12000;. Hardcover. Zustand: Gut bis Sehr Gut min. gebräunt (Innen); Von 1966 bis 1990 komplett; Bibliotheksex. mit Klebestreifenrest (Außen); Besitzerstempel (Innen); Schnitt wurde mit vielen Stempeln versehen (kann etwas zerstempelt sein); Einband Außen hat geringe Gebrauchsspuren; Photo zeigt nur ein der 25 Bücher;

      [Bookseller: Firma Gebrauchtbücherlogistik (Versand m]
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        A pair of awards issued by South Korea to transportation magnate O. Roy Chalk

      "Partly-printed Document Signed with official red stamped seal, 1 page, 20.25"" x 14.25"", [Seoul, c. 1966], in Korean, with a foil seal and ribbon affixed to the bottom left corner. An elaborately rendered document in calligraphy (not translated), most likely issued to O. Roy Chalk, who became an honorary citizen of Korea sometime in the mid 1960s. Offered together with a partly-printed Document Signed, ""M. L. Daman,"" 1 page, 20"" x 14.75"", Seoul, May 4, 1966, in Korean and English being a ""Tribute of Appreciation"" granted to Chalk by the ""'A' Frame Chapter"" of the National Defense Transportation Association. Light marginal wear and just a hint of toning, else fine condition. Oscar Roy Chalk (1907-1995) was a prominent transportation executive who founded Trans-Caribbean Airways (later sold to American Airlines), owned International Railways of Central America, and also served as president of the District of Columbia Transit System. In 1959, Chalk gained notoriety for making an ill-fated bid to purchase the New York City Transit System. Chalk also owned the Spanish-language paper, El Diario-La Prensa and was the founder of the Washington Examiner. A generous philanthropist, Chalk founded the American-Korean Foundation, which sought to forge closer ties between the United States and South Korea. For his work, government in Seoul awarded Chalk its National Medal of Honor and honorary citizenship."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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      Contact Press, Toronto 1966 - The paper issue. Octavo, white card covers with flaps, cover drawing in red by the author. pp (ii), 80, (4). Title page printed in red and black, repeating Atwood's spiral drawing. Slight yellowing to spine, covers, and page edges, else fine. There were 200 copies of the paper issue and 50 of the hardcover issue. This, Atwood's first major poetry collection, won the Govenor-General's Award for Poetry in 1966. It was the only Contact Press book to win a GG (Contact Press was the most important English language publisher of modernist poetry in Canada in its time). Scarce on the market these days. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Steven Temple Books ]
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        Picasso. "Papiers Colles". 1910-1914. Preface de Jean Cassou.

      Paris, Au Pont des Arts, 1966.. Groß-Folio. 66,5 x 51,0 cm. Original-Leinenmappe mit Kordellschließen.. Nummer 129 von 300 nummerierten Exemplaren. 16 lose Blätter in beschrifteter braun-beiger Halbleinenmappe. Titelblatt, Table des Planches, 2 Blatt Vorwort von Jean Cassou, 1 Blatt Impressum, Titelblatt von Picasso eigens für diese Auflage geschaffen und 10 Farblithografien nach Gemälden, Zeichnungen und "Klebebilder" aus der Zeit 1910-1914 aus der Sammlung Marie Cuttoli - Henri Laugier des Musee National d'art Moderne. Blattgröße: 64,5 x 48,3 cm. Das Werk wurde in enger Zusammenarbeit mit Pablo Picasso realisiert, der jedes Blatt zum Druck freigab und das Titelblatt, ein "Klebebild" eigens für das Werk am 30. Oktober 1966 schuf. Der Druck der Lithografien erfolgte bei Mourlot auf Büttenpapier Grand Velin de Rives pur Chiffon. Typografie durch Elzevir Caslon und Fequet & Baudier. Hergestellt durch Pierre-Andre Weill. Halbleinenmappe wenig fleckig, angestaubt. Blätter in sehr gutem Zustand. Number 129 of 300 exemplars of the limited edition. 16 loose sheets in half cloth folder. Five sheets text (title page, foreword by Jean Cassou, list of tables, impress), one title page "Papier colle" composed specially by Picasso for that work, and 10 colored lithographes after paintings, drawings and "glued papers", 1910-1914, from the Musee National d'Art Moderne, collection Marie Cuttoli - Henri Laugier. Sheets measure: 64,5 x 48,3 cm. The work was realised in strong collaboration with Picasso, he released each plate. Lithographes print by Mourlot on hand made paper Grand Velin de Rives pur Chiffon. Typography by Elzevir Caslon and Fequet & Baudier. Work made by Pierre-Andre Weill. Folder lightly spotted. Sheets in nearly fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        11:02 Nagasaki

      Tokyo: Shashindojin-sha, 1966. Spine toned, else near fine in photo-illustrated boards and original cardboard slipcase, toned at the edges and extremities. (Lacking the original acetate overlay.). First Edition. Small quarto. SIGNED by Tomatsu. One of the cornerstone books of postwar Japanese photography. In this brilliantly edited volume, Tomatsu moves away from a purely representational depiction of the horrors of Japan's defining moment, focusing equally on the abstract tragedies of Hiroshima and Nagasaki rather than just human deformity. In many ways, the cover image of a watch stopped cold at 11:02 is more chilling than the profile of a scarred bride on her wedding day. (Parr / Badger, v1, 276-277; Open Book 226-227; Auer 454).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Winston S Churchill, The Official Biography, full set of 8 main text volumes

      Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good plus. Here is a full set of 8 U.S. editions of the main text volumes of Winston Churchill's Official Biography. The Official Biography of Winston Churchill, begun by Randolph Churchill and completed by Martin Gilbert, is an epic piece of scholarship about a singularly epic life. The eight, massive main text volumes were originally published between 1966 and 1988. The British and U.S. first editions of the eight main text volumes were published between 1966 and 1988. The British first editions were bound in solid red cloth. These U.S. editions were more elaborately bound, with tan linen spines over blue buckram boards with blue spine title blocks printed in red and gilt. The bindings also feature head and foot bands and red ruled transitions at the border between the tan linen and blue buckram. The final three volumes were issued in illustrated dust jackets, while the dust jackets of the first five volumes were issued in un-illustrated solid colors, similar to their British first edition counterparts. Here is a full set of U.S. first editions in dust jackets. This set claims nearly 18 inches of shelf space, weighs more than 26 pounds, and fills nearly 8,700 pages. Volumes III-VII are first edition, first printing, while Volume I is a first edition, third printing and Volume II is a first edition, second printing. All eight volumes are in near fine or better condition in dust jackets ranging from very good plus to fine. All eight bindings are square, clean, and tight. We note only a few small corner bumps. All contents are bright and clean with no spotting and no previous ownership marks. All dust jackets are unclipped, retaining original front flap prices and showing no losses. We note light wear to extremities on a few dust jackets and some sunning of the Volume IV jacket spine. The balance of the jacket spines - including the particularly fade-prone Volume V jacket - remain unfaded. All eight dust jackets are protected in removable, archival quality clear covers. Please note that this is a large and heavy set that will likely require additional postage. Bibliographic reference: Zoller A301a-h.

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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      New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, [ca. 1966].. Narrow quarto. Plastic comb bound printed wrappers, with authorship ascription on upper wrapper in ink. Some occasional creasing and nicks at corners, but a very good copy. Uncorrected proofs of the first edition of the author's second book. An excellent association copy of this uncommon proof, with Paul Horgan's bookplate, as well as his scattered annotations in the text and occasional marginal commentary. Given that Percy and Horgan were the most widely read American Catholic novelists of their generation, this is an important association copy.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Archive of posters and ephemera documenting the gay and lesbian-themed films of Rainer Maria Fassbinder

      Various cities: Various Publishers. A collection of 26 posters and other ephemera documenting four key gay and lesbian-themed films by director Rainer Maria Fassbinder. During Fassbinder's short but extremely prolific career, he took on an extraordinary variety of subjects, with post-War West Germany as his principal palette. He was a rebel whose life and art was marked by gross contradictions: though openly homosexual, he married twice; one of his wives acted in his films and the other served as his editor. Accused variously by detractors of being anti-communist, a male chauvinist, anti-Semitic, and even anti-gay, he completed 44 projects between 1966 and 1982, the majority of which can be characterized as highly intelligent social melodramas. Fassbinder's prodigious output was matched by a wild, self-destructive libertinage that earned him a reputation as the enfant terrible of the New German Cinema (as well as its central figure.) Known for his trademark leather jacket and grungy appearance, Fassbinder cruised the bar scene by night, looking for sex and drugs, yet maintained a flawless work ethic by day. Actors and actresses recount disturbing stories of his brutality toward them, yet his pictures demonstrate his deep sensitivity to social misfits and his hatred of institutionalized violence. Some find Fassbinder's cinema needlessly controversial and avant-garde, while others accuse him of surrendering to the Hollywood ethos. Mainly it is clear that he drew forth strong emotional reactions from all he encountered, both in his personal and professional lives, and left behind a provocative and lasting artistic legacy. Success was not immediate for Fassbinder. His first feature length film, a gangster movie called "Love is Colder Than Death" (1969) was greeted by catcalls at the Berlin Film Festival. His next piece, "Katzelmacher" (1969), was a minor critical success, garnering five prizes after its debut at Mannheim. It featured Jorgos, an emigrant from Greece, who encounters violent xenophobic slackers in moving into an all-German neighborhood. This kind of social criticism, featuring alienated characters unable to escape the forces of oppression, is a constant throughout Fassbinder's diverse oeuvre. In subsequent years, he made controversial films about human savagery such as the television film "Pioneers in Ingolstadt "(1971) and "Whity" (1971) before scoring his first domestic commercial success with "The Merchant of Four Seasons" (1971). This moving portrait of a street vendor crushed by betrayal and his own futility is considered a masterpiece, as is his first international success, "Ali: Fear Eats the Soul" (1974). With a wider audience for his efforts, however, some critics contend that Fassbinder began to sell out with big budget projects such as "Despair "(1978), "Lili Marleen" (1981) and "Lola" (1981). In retrospect, however, it seems that the added fame simply enabled Fassbinder to explore more diverse kinds of filmmaking, including such "private" works as "In a Year with 13 Moons "(1978) and "The Third Generation" (1979), two films about individual experience and feelings. The director's greatest success came with "The Marriage of Maria Braun" (1979), chronicling the rise and fall of a German woman in the wake of World War II. Other notable movies include "The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant" (1972), "Fox and His Friends" (1975), "Satan's Brew" (1976) and "Querelle" (1982), all focused on gay and lesbian themes and frequently with a strongly pornographic edge. The following films by and about Fassbinder are specifically of LGBT interest: DIE BITTEREN TRANEN DER PETRA VON KANT [THE BITTER TEARS OF PETRA VON KANT] (1972) "Petra von Kant is a successful fashion designer -- arrogant, caustic, and self-satisfied. She mistreats Marlene (her secretary, maid and co-designer). Enter Karin, a 23-year-old beauty who wants to be a model. Petra falls in love with Karin and invites her to move in. The rest of the film deals with the emotions of this affair and its aftermath. Fassbinder tells his story in a series of 5 or 6 long scenes with extended uses of a single camera shot and deep focus." ( German poster, 34 x 23" inches. Fine. FAUSTRECHT DER FREIHEIT [FOX AND HIS FRIENDS] (1975) "Franz 'Fox' Biberkopf is a working-class guy, at loose ends when his lover is arrested and the police shutter their carnival booth. In need of cash for his weekly lottery purchase, Fox lets himself be picked up by an elegant older man named Max. At Max's, he meets two younger gay men who have expensive tastes and images to uphold. The next day, Fox wins 500,000 marks in the lottery, and Max's friends suddenly become Fox's friends, especially Eugen, the heir to a bookbinding firm that's short of cash. Eugen's polish beguiles Fox, and the fleecing begins." ( Two German posters, one in color with an image of three cast members, including Fassbinder. One in black-and-white with a portrait of Fassbinder in a black leather jacket. Both 33 x 24 inches. Fine. Eight German lobby cards. 9 x 12 inches. German program, Film Neuer-Kurier #144, Vienna, 1975. Pictorial wrappers, 8 pp., fine. IN EINEM JAHR MIT 13 MONDEN [IN A YEAR WITH 13 MOONS] (1978). A drama that follows the last few days in the life of Elvira (formerly Erwin) Weisshaupt. Years before, Erwin told a co-worker, Anton, that he loved him, and Anton replied, "Too bad, you aren't a woman." Trying to salvage something from the wreckage love has made of his life, he now hopes that Anton will not reject him again. German poster, 33 x 24 inches, folded as issued. Fine. French poster, 63 x 47 inches, folded as issued. About Fine. Eight German lobby cards. 9 x 12 inches. Fine. Two German promotional photos with text on the verso. 5 x 7 inches (13 x 18 cm). Near Fine. German program, Film Neues-Programm #7366. 4 pages. Fine. EIN MANN WIE EVA [A MAN LIKE EVA] (1984) A film basically about Fassbinder, made shortly after his death. "A bearded director named EVA, a fictive Rainer Werner Fassbinder, lives in a large house with his cast and crew as he films Dumas' Lady of the Camellias. His accountant informs him he has many unpaid bills and little cash on hand. EVA throws a fit and fires him. He then proceeds to play one person off against another, dismiss with cruelty his recent lover Ali, sleep openly with his leading lady Gudrun, and make a direct and public play for his leading man, Walter. He's mercurial, dictatorial, and manic. Will he finish the film, having drawn great performances from his actors through his manipulations, or will his antics set events in motion that spin out of his control?" German poster. 33 x 24 inches. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        THIS AMERICA: A Portrait of a Nation

      New York: Random House, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good. 4to. Blue cloth. Near fine in a very good jacket. Jacket lightly edgworn with some tearing. Scuff to spine. Some shelfwear to book extremities. INSCRIBED by Lady Bird Johnson to ffep: "To Harold Saunders / with our appreciation and best wishes, / Lady Bird Johnson / Christmas 1966." Additionally SIGNED by President Johnson beside his wife's signature. Harold Saunders was a member of the National Security Council staff from 1961 through Johnson's tenure as President. He subsequently served as Assistant Secretary of State for Near East Affairs from 1978 to 1981 and was intrumental in both the Camp David Accords as well as the Iranian hostage crisis. Johnson was something of a reluctant signer and books genuinely inscribed by him are uncommon, with many secretarial examples misidentified. A warm association.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Jahrbuch '66. Mit 14 signierten Original-Graphiken.

      Wolfgang Hake Verlag Köln, 1966,. 36 nn S., englische Broschur. Texte u.a. von Timm Ulrichs, Horst Bingel, Ernst Jandl, Dieter Hülsmanns, Rolf Dieter Brinkmann und Karl Riha. Nummeriertes Exemplar (37/100). Die 14 ganzseitigen und z.T farbigen Originalgraphiken sind jeweils signiert. Die Künstler: Karl Otto Götz (1914), Axel Knopp (1942, Nr. 37/100), Peter Brüning (1929-19), Gerd Hanebeck, Werner Schreib (1925-1969), Wolff Buchholz (1935-2010), Gernot Bubenik (1942), Pitt Moog (1932), H.P. Alvermann (1931) Manfred Garstka (1937), Kano Nishio (Nr. 37/100), Walter Stöhrer (1937-2000, Nr. 37/100), Lothar Fischer (1932-2004, Nr. 3/35), Johannes Schreiter (1930, Nr. 37/50). Bandnummer:- Auflage:1. Der Einband mit Randeinriss und minimal fleckig sowie etwas aufgebogen, das Papier an den Rändern leicht nachgedunkelt. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. Sehr selten. Das Foto zeigt die Graphik von Buchholz. Good copy with 14 handsigned originally graphics. Limited for 100 copies. Very rare. Sollten Sie weitere Fragen bzw. Fotowünsche haben, so wenden Sie sich bitte per email an uns.

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        Die Suchende

      Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, . Mit handschriftlicher Widmung von Nelly Sachs auf dem Zwischentitel - gezeichnet "Eure Li".. Frankfurt, Suhrkamp, 1966. 4°. 8 Blatt. Originales Ganzleinen. Mit handschriftlicher Widmung von Nelly Sachs auf dem Zwischentitel - gezeichnet "Eure Li". Quarto. First edition of this single seven-stanza poem, published in an edition of 2000 copies in honor of Sachs' seventy-fifth birthday. An attractive letterpress edition, bound in burgundy silk. This copy inscribed by Sachs to friends, signed with the diminutive, "Li." Fine.

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop]
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        Saigon Photo Album

      [N.p.: n.p., 1966]. Near fine in spiral-bound blind-stamped printed boards.. Unique Vietnam era photo album, featuring vernacular snapshots of an American officer's personal life in the city of Saigon. Comprises 64 3 1/2 X 2 1/2 inch black-and-white prints, with 2 additional prints in color, housed in a Polaroid "De Luxe Album" in individual cascading small-format sleeves. Images include portraits, party snapshots, and cityscapes of Saigon's crowded streets. The album's original owner has written brief descriptive captions for each print on three cardstock sheets separating the photograph sleeves. Impressive personal archive of an officer's experiences in wartime Vietnam, with scarce allusion to the conflict and its politics.

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        [Playscript]: The Birthday Party

      New York: Haila Stoddard [and] Mark Wright. [circa 1966]. Playscript for the American Broadway production. 139 photo-mechanically duplicated leaves, printed rectos only, bradbound into black, die-cut Russell Reproduction Studio wrappers. A faint tidemark at the bottom of the first few leaves and a stain (and paper remnants) on the rear wrap, else very good or better. Hand-numbered "#57" on the title page. After bombing in London in 1958 and almost derailing Pinter's career as a playwright, the American version, produced by Stoddard, Wright, and Leonard S. Field, debuted nearly a decade later to critical acclaim. It ran for 126 performances in 1967-68 and won a Tony Award for Best Actor for James Patterson. .

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        Over Sea, Under Stone (SIGNED COPY)

      Harcourt Brace & World New York 1966 - Early printing Very Good in a VG DJ Natural linen boards stamped in black on spine, two young children next to tall stones motif on front board. A square and solid book with generally bright boards and lettering, light spotting / foxing to board edges and spine. Boards a bit 'splayed' toward fore edge. Internally sound and clean, light foxing to eps and fore edge. DJ moderately edge worn with a 1/4 inch tear to lower front edge, spine panel age toned and shows some damp spotting. Rear panel toned especially at flap fold. Copyright page code of "F G" most likely denotes a 6th printing. Price on dj flap of $6.25. Neatly SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. Original edition of the first entry in what later became The Dark Is Rising series. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Books Agatha Christie enjoyed as a teenager ? ?All the Sherlock Holmes stories ? Practically all of Dickens ? Charlotte Bronte?s ?Jane Eyre? ? short stories of H.G. Wells ? Shakespeare ??

      "Typed Letter Signed ?Agatha Christie,? 3 pages, 5.5? x 7?, two conjoined sheets, front and verso on second sheet. Winterbrook House, Wallingford, Berks., England, February 19, 1966. To Miss Evelyn B. Byrne, The Bronx, New York. With original envelope. Fine condition. In part, ?I would say that I much enjoyed the historical novels of Stanley Wayman ?" ?Under the Red Robe?, ?The Abbess of Veaye? ?The Castle Inn? (this I read again with much pleasure only a year ago), etc. All the Sherlock Holmes stories were enthusiasms of mine. Maurice Hewletts? ?The Forest Lovers?. Practically all of Dickens, though I did skip some of the more sentimental bits, but much relished Mrs. Nickleby, for example, especially the mad old gentleman who was courting her by throwing vegetable marrows over his garden wall! ?Charlotte M. Young?s ?Unknown to History? was very good. Charlotte Bronte?s ?Jane Eyre? I found wildly exciting. The early Hugh Walpole were his best ?" I enjoyed ?Mr Perrin and Mr. Trail? and ?Prelude to Adventure? attracted me, when I was rather elder, by their intense originality. P.G. Wodehouse I enjoyed enormously ... I had a brief passion for Maeterlink?s ?Bluebird?. Nobody forced me on to Shakespeare, which I consider very lucky, as I was able to approach him from seeing him first on a stage! This is the way that I think all teenagers should meet Shakespeare first, since that is the purpose for which they were meant ...? 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. Accompanied by a 5.5? x 7.75? unsigned photograph of Agatha Christie and photocopies of two TLsS and one ALS of Christie to Miss Byrne."

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        Babe: The Legend Comes to Life [with] The Glory of Their Times: The Story of the Early Days of Baseball Told by the Men Who Played It

      Evanston IL: Holtzman Press, Inc.. (1966, 1974 - but really circa 1984). Two volumes, both reissued in the Sports Classic series, and each with a new introduction by Jerome Holtzman. Fine in red and blue leather patterned cloth, as issued. Each volume is Signed by its respective author. Although issued separately, these are housed together in a sympathetic custom slipcase commissioned by the New York Yankees, and has their interlocked "NY" logo on either side of the slipcase. Accompanied by a Christmas card from the Yankees, with the original envelope. All are fine, except the envelope which has tape shadows where the Yankees affixed the envelope on the package, effectively using the envelope as a mailing label. The Yankees issued these as Christmas gifts to the local newspaper "beat writers" who covered the team. .

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        The Last Analysis

      Weidenfeld and Nicholson, (London) 1966 - Uncorrected proof of the first English edition. Printed decorated orange wrappers. Fine. Uncommon format of this play by the Nobel laureate. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        P L Travers writes that ?Mary Poppins ? is not a book primarily for children ? there are no such things as childrens? books; there are simply books and some of them children read ? My lawyer, a man in his middle 50s, keeps Mary Poppins at his bedside because he says it helps him to solve his clients? problems ?? ? Travers goes on to detail her literary influences including ?Beatrix Potter? and ?Grimms Fairy Tales ?

      "Typed Letter Signed ?P. L. Travers,? 1 page, 9.5? x 7.75?, Air Letter. London, March 18, 1966. To Miss Evelyn B. Byrne, New York. Fine condition. In full, ?Dear Miss Byrne, Thank you for writing to me about your students? interests in Mary Poppins. Do please tell them that this is not a book primarily for children, as is evident from the kind of fan mail I receive which comes from the very young right through to the very old. Nobody need be ashamed about reading the books of Mary Poppins at the ages of 13-15. It will interest them to know I have just spent a semester at Radcliff College as Writer-in-Resident and everybody there as well as the Harvard students were all reading the books again after having read them as children. ?I have not much time, as you an imagine, to write down all the books that have interested me, but I can tell you that my own youthful reading consisted largely of Beatrix Potter, E. Nesbit, Ethel Turner?s Seven Little Australians, and above all Grimm?s Fairly [sic] Tales. And all these books I still read because they are all, like Mary Poppins, books for grown-ups. I do not think of myself as a writer for children, but I would go even further than that and say that there are no such things as childrens? books; there are simply books and some of them children read. ?My lawyer, a man in his middle 50s, keeps Mary Poppins at his bedside because he says it helps him to solve his clients? problems. I think that the book above all that I have mentioned is Grimms, and nobody can consider themselves properly educated, to my mind, who has not read this book. it consists all the wisdom she needs to know. But, remember, it must be the definitive Grimm and not a bowdlerised edition brought out to accommodate the techniques of any particular illustrator.? Travers has noted, in her own hand, that the definitive Grimm is ?Published in the U.S. by Pantheon 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. Accompanied by photocopies of a related October 26, 1967 Travers? letter and a November 16, 1967 letter from Travers? secretary."

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        Kinderärztliche Untersuchungs- und Behandlungstechnik : Diagnost. u. therapeut. Eingriffe. Walter T. Hughes. Dt. Übers. u. Bearb. von Volker Schöck

      Stuttgart : Thieme, 1966.. VIII, 211 S. : [Mit] 97 Abb. u. 2 Tab. kart. ; gr. 8 Gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Pediatric procedures. Einband mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren, K14574.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Buchhandel Daniel Viertel Ei]
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        Liegender Akt. Lithographie von Hand überarbeitet.

      . 1966. Unten links in Bleistift bezeichnet: "Probe, handkoloriert", u. rechts signiert: "Hans Falk". 36,8 : 47,5 cm (Passep.-Ausschnitt).. Gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Mirror of Venus

      New York: Ridge Press / Random House, (1966). Near fine in a near fine jacket with a little edge wear and a hint of foxing to the verso.. First Edition. Quarto. A fine association copy, INSCRIBED by Paine to former six-term Senator Claiborne Pell of Rhode Island (1918-2009): "To the honorable Claiborne / Pell and his lovely, lovely / Lady / Wingate Paine." Like Sam Haskins, Paine's midsixties erotic study is as much a statement on the models as it is of the era itself. One of the highlights of the genre, presented sequentially in a cinematic style. Unlike many photobooks, Mirror of Venus was a commercial success at the time of publication and had multiple printings. With text by Françoise Sagan and Federico Fellini.

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      Princeton University Press 1966 - Link, Arthur, ed. THE PAPERS OF WOODROW WILSON. 38 volumes. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1966-1982. lg 8vo. This set is unused, purchased in 1982 and was packed in the original cartons. Some of the jackets are price-clipped, a little minor rubbing on the edges of a few dust jackets, a few small spots on the spine panels of two dust jackets. Errata slip laid-in volume 1. All of the jackets are protected with archival mylar covers. All volumes are in As New condition with fine/as new dust jackets. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ALFIE: Original 113pp Mimeographed Screenplay for the 1966 Film Starring Michael Caine; a Working Script with Copious Annotations by the Wardrobe Department)

      London: Sheldrake Films (Distributed By Paramount Pictures), 1966. [Naughton, Bill] ALFIE. London: Sheldrake Films, 1965. Original 113pp Draft Screenplay bound in original black production company covers, dated April 14, 1965, for the film adaptation of Bill Naughton's novel ALFIE starring Michael Caine in his first leading role. This copy belonged to the film's wardrobe department, most likely to wardrobe supervisor Jean Fairlie; it is heavily annotated with copious notes on the costuming required from scene to scene. One of the many remarkable things about the film ALFIE was its depiction of swinging London in the 1960 and wardrobe was certainly one of the most important elements in creating the "look and feel" of the film. This draft consists primarily of light blue pages but there are several inserted sections of white revision pages dated July 2, 1965. The wardrobe annotations are made on the versos of 40+ leaves in black ink, blue ink, and orange marker and are detailed and extensive. Directed by Lewis Gilbert, co-starring Shelley Winters, and with Naughton doing the screenplay adaptation himself, ALFIE was more than just a success (Five Oscar nominations including Best Picture and Best Screenplay), it has maintained its place over the years as one of the iconic cornerstones of the British film industry resurgence of the mid-1960s. The British Film Institute has ranked ALFIE 33rd on its list of the 100 greatest British Films. The script is complete and in Very Good condition (well-thumbed but with eye appeal). Unique.. Signed. Very Good.

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        Cuneo. Dieci incisioni

      Torino: A cura del Centro Piemontese di Studi d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, 1966. Edizione originale di 30 + X es. numerati. fogli sciolti in cartella in tela (loose as issued in original cloth portfolio). Molto buono (Very Good). Folio (cm 50x37). Presentazione di Angelo Dragone. Con 10 acqueforti acquetinte originali su rame e zinco numerate, firmate e titolate a matita (cm 17x25; 8,5x13) Questi dieci fogli mostrano come Franco non soltanto abbia potuto studiare la storia della città con le vicende dell'antico Comune, in lotta prima col marchese di Saluzzo e gli altri Aleramici, quindi come avamposto angioino nella contea di Piemonte, infine saldamente inserita nello Stato Sabaudo per cui sostenne i sette assedi che le valsero i titoli di 'fedelissima' e di 'invitta', ma come abbia saputo vedere e godere di ogni suo artistico aspetto". Incisioni affidate per la stampa alla Calcografia Nazionale ed impresse nella officina di Maurizio Calvesi su carta fabbricata nelle cartiere Miliani di Fabriano. Custodia di Carlo Durelli in Cuneo. Realizzazione tipografica della SASTE di Cuneo. Es. II/X Fioriture leggere (Some light yellowing)

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        10 serigrafías y fragmentos de « El Tempe argentino » de Marcos Sastre, Buenos Aires, Ediciones Galería Bonino, (1966).

      1966 - Gran folio.- (6) p.- 10 serigrafías de Horacio BUTLER, firmadas y numeradas por el artista.- Precedidas por una selección de fragmentos de « El Tempe argentino » de Marcos Sastre.- Ejemplar nº 7, de una tirada de 100, numerados y firmados por el artista.- En rama.- Carpeta de editor en tela azul, estampada con el nombre del artista. FORMAS SUGERIDAS Y COLORIDO OPULENTO COMPONEN ESTE PANORAMA DEL «DELTA ARGENTINO», INTERPRETADO POR HORACIO BUTLER CON ACENTO EMOCIONAL Y AJENO A CUALQUIER REALISMO LOCALISTA.

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        The Time of the Angels.

      . London: Chatto & Windus 1966. 253 pp. Publisher's cloth in dustwrappers. Top edge slightly stained. * First edition..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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      Galleria Schwarz 1966 In folio (mm. 420 x 250), legatura editoriale in bross. alla francese, custodia in tela verde con figura, astuccio pure in tela verde figur. (con aloni ai bordi), pp. 72 a fogli sciolti. Introdotto da Luciano Cherchi, il volume contiene 10 poesie di Guido Ballo, ed è illustrato da 10 acqueforti originali (protette da velina) di cui 3 a doppia pagina: di Enrico Baj, Pietro Cascella e Lucio Fontana e 7 (a piena pagina) di: Alik Cavaliere, Roberto Crippa, Gastone Novelli, Achille Perilli, Arnaldo Pomodoro, Giò Pomodoro e Francesco Somaini; ogni incisione è firmata dall?artista. Importante edizione d?arte, stampata su carta a mano delle Cartiere Ventura, in tiratura di complessivi 125 esemplari numerati e firmati dall?autore. Il ns., 58, che fa parte della tiratura di 80 esemplari, è molto ben conservato.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Malavasi]
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