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        Revolution Typographique. Depuis Stephane Mallarme. -

      Genf: Editions Motte 1966,. xxvii, 130 Seiten, 5 Bll., OKart. mit montiertem farbigem OU., 26 x 21 cm. Auf der vorderen Umschlaginnenseite (verdeckt durch den Schutzumschlag) ein Besitzvermerk der Stiftung Buchkunst des Börsenvereins des Buchhandels. - Minimal berieben und bestoßen; gutes, gepflegtes Exemplar..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tautenhahn]
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        Collected Papers of G H Hardy (7 Volumes)

      Oxford: At the Clarendon Press. Hardcover. B000M47KAC 1966-1979 Oxford University Press. A scarce collection of the complete 7 Volume Set. Volumes I and II (bound in a lighter shade of royal blue cloth) have minor wear at the extremities. The previous owner's name had been written in pencil (and subsequently erased) at the top right corner of the front free endpaper of each volume. Volume I had light notations in pencil at the rear (Hardy's list of mathematical papers), which have also been removed. The texts are unmarked and the bindings are sturdy. An attractive and collectible set of the collected papers of renowned British mathematician G.H. Hardy, best known for his work in the fields of number theory and mathematical analysis. 100% satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. Due to the heavy and/or oversized nature of this book, International Shipping will incur an extra charge. We always only charge actual shipping costs. . Very Good. 1966-01-01.

      [Bookseller: Kristian Strom, Bookseller]
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        The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

      G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1966. First edition, first printing. Near Fine, in a Near fine dust jacket, with price of $5.95 intact. Light bumping to bottom corners, faint strip of sunning to base of spine. Darkening to about half the gilt stamping on the spine. The dust jacket shows faint edge wear, slight chipping at the spine ends and corners, with a short closed tear to the base of the rear spine fold. A very handsome copy in a striking dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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      Academia Nacional de Belas-Artes, Lisboa 1966 - 2 Vol. de 454-[2] / DCXXIX pp. O segundo volume é inteiramente ocupado com ilustrações dos monumentos de Évora. Encadernado em 2 volumes em meia de amador, com cantos de carneira, mantendo as capas de brochura. In-fólio (305x240) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: CIMELIO BOOKS]
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        Meeting Mrs. Jenkins

      W. Morrow 1966 - Octovo hardcover brown cloth spine over tan paper/boards, very tight and straight spine/binding, pages clean, bright and fresh, the covers have a wee bit of rubbing at tip of spine, else NFINE in VG dustjacket with bright coloring intact and closed tears, now in clear mylar jacket protector. About Burton (Richard Jenkins) meeting Eliz. Taylor for the first time, three scenes in three separate years. Inscribed/signed on half title "To Fred With deep affection always Elizabeth Taylor Jenkins & Richard Burton." Signatures obviously authentic. Scarce item signed by both stars. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24pp pages [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mossback Books]
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        Presage Paris Choisit, No. X Vol. A: Album De Souvenirs ou Boussole vers L'Avenir (Highlights of Fashion with an Eye to the Future)

      Paris: Société d'Édition de Mode, 1966. Pages occasionally stained by attached fabric samples, particularly plastic and vinyl swatches, otherwise near fine. Plastic comb bound card wrappers near fine with very slight foxing to interior.. First Edition. Quarto. Installment of issue number X, volume A from 1966. A leading trade quarterly in haute couture from 1961 through 1987, Presage combined art, fashion, and design. Presage, under the creative direction of Rosita Fanto, was a unique experiment in graphic design and book arts. Presage documents the style and technological evolution of late twentieth century fashion during the transition from couture to ready wear. The magazine belongs to several art collections, including the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Centre Pompidou.This volume is profusely illustrated with 51 photographs, and includes 108 fabric swatches and 49 fashion design sketches.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        George Nakashima, Woodworker

      New York: Harbor Press. no date (1966). Paperback. Very Good. Printed by the Harbor Press, NY with moriki paper wraps. Coffee splatter to front wrap, otherwise VG. Laid in is a drawing of a coffee table with measurements, signed and dated August 25, 1967 by Nakashima, done for Mrs. James Balter of Pittsburgh. Illustrated in b&w. In protective mylar wrap.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Drei Gedichte (1. Der Wels ein Fisch der am Grund lebt. 2. Es war dieser merkwürdige Sommer. 3. Der Milchmann Schäuffele aus Böhmen.),

      - Halle an der Saale 1966. 6 maschinell beschriebenen Seiten mit den drei Gedichten u. der Titelseite. Mit einer Widmung auf der Titelseite: Für Frieder von Sarah. Gemeint ist der Schriftsteller und Übersetzer Friedrich Hitzer (1935-2007). Beiliegende handgeschriebe Kunstkarte: Lieber Friederm, warst Du doch der mir mal schreiben wollte und das am Telefon vor langer Zeit beteuerte?Weil ich mich irren kann schicke ich Dir eine Karte und ein kleines Gedichtbuch der Art wie ich manchmal selbst eins herstelle aus reiner Freude und ich keine Zeitschrift machenn mann. Wie gehts Dir? Uns gut, Rainer ist in der SU bis Mitte Oktober der hats gut. Außerordentliche Grüße von Sarah. Zustand: gutes Exemplar. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Uni Muenchen]
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        New catalogus catalogorum. An Alphabetical Register of Sanskrit and Allied Works and Authors. Vols. 1-11.,

      Madras, University, 1966-83. - 28,5 x 22,5 cm. Pro Band ca. 400 Seiten. * Wichtiges Referenzwerk zum Sanskrit.Begonnen 1966 und bis heute fortgeführt, inzwischen ist Band 31 erschienen. - Vorliegend die ersten 11 Bände in den Originaleinbänden. - Titelblätter mit entwertetem Stempel. 1 Band nachgebunden. Ecken teils etwas bestoßen. Insgesamt sauber und ordentlich erhalten. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 800 Orig.-Leinenbände mit Deckeltitel.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun]
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        Many are Called

      Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Introduction by James Agee. An important collection of Evans' photographs taken on the New York subway. A fine and tight copy with the errata slip present in a close to near fine dust jacket with some scratches to the rear panel, slight rubbing and a few tiny edge tears. A much nicer than usual copy. (Parr & Badger, v1, 253; Roth 180-181)

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        La Amortajada

      Santiago: Sociedad de Bibliófilos Chilenos, 1966. First edition. Loose quires in stiff paper portfolio and brown felt slip case. A near fine uncut (unopened) copy, spine tanned. Slip case rubbed with small split on lower edge. Sm. 4to. Illus. with 5 etchings. Signed by the illustrator on each illustration. No. 43 of 100 special copies (of a total run of 235) with two extra etchings that were for Society members only and dropped from the normal edition. María Luisa Bombal Anthes (1910-1980) was a Chilean writer, one of the few women writers of her era to achieve critical recognition. La amortajada (The Shrouded Woman) was published in 1938, 5 years after she shot her husband and fled to Argentina where she met Jorge Luis Borges and Pablo Neruda. Lea Kleiner (b. 1929) is a watercolorist, photographer and writer.

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        Tragedy and Hope - A History of the World in Our Time

      New York MacMillan 1966. 1348 pages. Index. "Shows the years 1895-1950 as a period of transition from the world dominated by Europe in the nineteenth century to the world of three blocs in the twentieth century." - from dust jacket. Most notable for its frank admission that there is in fact a secret plan to create a global government. Author served as mentor to Bill Clinton while the latter studied at Georgetown. Usual library markings. Average wear. Binding intact. Dust jacket flaps removed and their text attached to verso of front free endpaper. Balance of dust jacket protected by mylar which is affixed inside boards. A sound copy of the true first printing. First Edition Good Hard Cover 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall Ex-Library; First Edition. Good

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        Oeuvres poétiques. Lithographies originales de Jansem.

      Club du livre - Philippe Lebaud, Paris 1966 - Paris, Club du livre - Philippe Lebaud, 1966. 33 x 26 cm (R), in-4, 236 (6) pp., 20 lithographies originales en noir hors texte (comprises dans la pagination) dont 3 à double page, reliure de vachette maroquinée noire incrustée de trois larges plaques colorées au palladium formant un décor fleuri, titre et auteur au palladium ou dos, tête argentée, chemise de demi-vachette maroquinée à bandes et étui bordé (reliure d'édition exécutée par Jacques Ebrard d'après une maquette de Henri Mercher). Tirage à 325 exemplaires, tous signé par Jansem au colophon. Celui-ci l'un des 54 sur Auvergne (n° 51), enrichi d'une DOUBLE SUITE à part des illustrations, l'une sur Japon nacré, l'autre sur Rives. Les suites sont présentées sous portefeuille et étui séparés. Somptueuses lithographies. Rare avec les suites et dans cette intéressante reliure d'édition. Bel exemplaire. (MONOD, 11299) (Prévoir des frais de port pour 8 kg) [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        The Faulkner-Cowley File: Letters and Memories, 1944-1962

      New York: The Viking Press. (1966). First. First edition. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with a tiny tear at the crown and a touch of age-toning. This copy Inscribed by Cowley: "For Allan Lang, Malcolm Cowley." Also, with author's complimentary slip laid in. An excellent copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Cambridge Economic History of Europe ( Complete in 7 Volumes )

      Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 1966 - Complete, 7 volumes in 9, volumes 6 & 7 in two parts. Mixed editions published between 1966-1978. Bound in original publishers blue cloth with gilt title lettering. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket have library number on spines, protected in acetate sleeve which is taped to endpapers,some minor nicks and tears, all jackets in good clean condition. Internally, no loose pages, occasional library stamp or mark, about 10 to each volume, some minor abrasion marks on endpaper due to removal of library bookplate. Pages in very good clean condition throughout. A good clean well bound set.C. Size: 8vo

      [Bookseller: George Jeffery Books]
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        Widows Wear Weeds (Signed First Edition)

      William Morrow, New York 1966 - First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author to his niece on the front endpaper: "To 'Nordy' / With lots of love from / Uncle Erle / Erle Stanley Gardner." Fine in a Fine dust jacket. A Bertha Cool and Donald Lam mystery. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        Wild flowers: Etchings.

      s.n.] 1966 - Portfolio of etchings. 7 of 10 present. #67 of 100, each numbered and signed by artist. The etchings were printed by Emiliano Sorini on handmade Italia paper. 11" by 14". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: GH Mott, Bookseller]
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        Death Of A Naturalist

      Faber and Faber, London 1966 - First edition. Uncorrected proof of the first major collection of poems from the winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize for Literature. The poem "The Advancement of Learning" is not titled in the proof. Includes a complimentary card from the publisher that his signed by Rosemary Goad and with a typed note on the verso talking about publication date and the sending of the proof. A very good plus copy with some tanning to the edges and a with a tiny tear at the base of the spine. Very scarce, I haven't seen another copy offered in recent time. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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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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        The Indian Papers of Texas and the Southwest 1825-1916, Complete in Five (5) Volumes

      Austin, Texas The Pemberton Press 1966. Reprint of the 1959 first edition. "Preserves the original manuscript copies of the Texas Indian Papers and makes their valuable contents available." - from preface to first edition. All volumes uniformly bound in original yellow cloth. Moderate wear. Bindings tight. Usual library markings. Slipcase not included. A sound copy of this essential Texas reference. Reprint Hardcover 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall Former Library Copy; Reprint. Good

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        Valley of the Dolls

      Bernard Geis, (New York) 1966 - First edition. Very slight soiling, fine in near fine dustwrapper with some rubbing and a few modest tears. Inscribed by the author to a noted jurist: "To Judge Simon H. Rifkind -- my dear friend, Alfred Staelsin[?], hopes you will like this book. All my best -- Jacqueline Susann." Bestseller that was the basis for the scandalous 1967 film, directed by Mark Robson, and featuring a large cast including Barbara Parkins, Patty Duke, Paul Burke, Sharon Tate, and with a cameo by Susann herself. A book that usually looks like it has been read to death, this is a nice copy. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Flowers for Algernon

      Harcourt Brace &Company, New York, 1966, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, A First Edition, First PrintingSlightly cocked, else very good or better in a near fine dust jacket. Volume with tanned text block, soiling around edges of boards, some fraying to board edges and spine ends. Jacket with a bit of wrinkling to the front panel, two small closed tears on the rear panel, and light overall soiling, Book

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        The Living White House (Signed By Lyndon and Ladybird Johnson)

      White House Historical Association, Washington D.C. 1966 - A lengthy inscription on the title page to White House Food Coordinator Mary Kaltman (pictured on p.119) by Lady Bird Johnson, and signed by Lady Bird and Lyndon Johnson. Dated "Christmas 1966" in Lady Bird's pen. Red cloth boards. Shelf wear largely on bottom of front board, 1/4 inch from corner rubbed through to inner cardboard, and 1/4 inch from bottom corner of rear board rubbed down to a thin layer of white cloth. Corners and ends of spine bumped. Otherwise a tight crisp copy, unread with square page corners. Dust jacket torn along front spine hinge from bottom 2/3 of way up (book is 10 1/4 inches tall), and from top of front spine hinge 3/4 inch down. Two other 3/4 inch tears on top front, a 1/4 inch diagonal tear across top front corner; small tears and chipping to edges of back of dj. Aside from those, the front and back of the jacket are surprisingly uncreased clean. Protected by brodart sleeve. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jusara Book Shop]
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        Zwart-Wit: Aad de Haas. SIGNED/FINE COPY.

      Den Haag, Palm, 1966 - Den Haag, Palm, 1966. Pictorial cloth-covered cardboard box (hardcover), 55,5 x 41 x 4 cms., 5 loosely inserted textleaves in Dutch, 17 b/w linocut plates printed by hand (ca. 32 x 24,5 cms.) on Japanese Ino Shi paper and under passepartout. Each linocut signed and numbered by Aad de Haas in pencil. Edition of 50 copies, but only 44 copies for trade.This copy bearing number '9/50'.The blocks have been destroyed after the printing-process. Very rare in this complete edition. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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        Tàpies. 7 juin - 9 juillet 1966

      Tàpies. 7 juin - 9 juillet 1966. París, Galerie Stadler, 1966. 4º m., 270x210 mm, 20 p., 21 reproducciones en b/n. Raro catálogo de esta exposición de la tirada de 100 ejemplares, con cubierta plegada en tres (270x630 mm) grabada y firmada a lápiz por Tàpies, junto a otro grabado de 270x520 mm a color y firmado a lápiz por Tàpies, ?Prova d?artista?. 

      [Bookseller: Elena Gallego - Arte y Grafí]
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        Cover Her Face

      Scribner, New York 1966 - First American Edition with "A-6.66 (v) " printed on copyright page. Signed by the Author. Author's first novel. Fine brownish-red cloth with black lettering title on spine. Near Fine Plus Dust Jacket with tiny chipping of spine top and bottom and near front edge. Original Price($3.95) intact. Protected in archival plastic. First appearance of James' famous Chief Detective Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. ; Signed by the Author(s) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Good Books In The Woods, IOBA]
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      (Dublin): Dolmen Press. (1966). First. First edition. Thin quarto. Quarter vellum and veneered boards. Prospectus laid in. Spine ends a trifle bumped, still fine in fine unprinted tissue dustwrapper with one short tear. One of 350 copies Signed by the poet. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Raj Quartet. Complete in four parts comprising The Jewel in the Crown, The Day of the Scorpion, The Towers of Silence and A Division of the Spoils

      Heinemann, London 1966-75 A first edition set of Scott's celebrated sequence of novels exploring the British presence in South Asia. Individual volume descriptions as follows: 'The Jewel in the Crown', 1966. First edition. 8vo. 450pp. Bump to the head of spine, some browning to the half-title and edges and just a tiny touch of spotting to front endpaper. Quite a nice crisp copy in dust wrapper, correspondingly chafed and torn at head of spine panel, with some restoration and internal reinforcement and just a fraction of loss to tips of two corners. 'The Day of the Scorpion', 1968. First edition. 8vo. 483pp. Boards very lightly marked and with just a trace of light partial browning to front endpaper. Very good indeed in very good dust wrapper, just fractionally worn at one or two extremities. 'The Towers of Silence', 1971. First edition. 8vo. 392pp. Boards fractionally marked and rubbed at one or two extremities. Very good indeed in very good price-clipped dust wrapper marred only by two tiny snags and a superficial crease to the spine panel. Neat former owner gift inscription inked to half-title. 'A Division of the Spoils', 1975. First edition. 8vo. 597pp. Board lightly chafed at several extremities. A very good copy in very good price-clipped dust wrapper, lightly faded at spine panel and with just a touch of chafing to several extremities. Neat former owner gift inscription inked to half-title. Overall a very good set in very good dust wrappers.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Comprising Photographs, Genealogies, Biographies

      Western Epics, Inc., Salt Lake City, Utah 1966 - Book is clean and tight. No Dust Jacket. Black Boards with gilt lettering on spine. 1319 pages. 12 inches high by 8 1/2 inches wide by 3 1/4 inches thick. Deluxe Edition of one thousand copies of this volume printed and bound in a limited edition. First Edition. Pioneers are those men and women who came to Utah by wagon, hand-cart or afoot, between July 24, 1847, and December 30, 1868, before the railroad. Prominent Men are Stake Presidents, Ward Bishops, Governors, Members of the Bench, etc., who came to Utah after the coming of the railroad. The Early History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in one volume illustrated. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BJ's Book Barn]
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      MacGibbon & Kee, (London) 1966 - First edition. Tiny ownership signature of author Leo Huberman, fine in an about fine dustwrapper with a bit of rubbing and edgewear. Basis for the 1966 film, directed by Lewis Gilbert and featuring Michael Caine in the title role. Recently remade by Charles Shyer with Jude Law. A very nice copy of a difficult title. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Original Photographs of Hank Bauer in Presentation Binder from Life Magazine

      Folio. Spiral bound flexible red plastic Life Magazine wrappers. Binder is near fine with a little light wear. Clear sheets enclosing fifteen fine, original black and white, or sepia-toned photographs of baseball player Hank Bauer when he was manager of the World Series-winning 1966 Baltimore Orioles. Each photo has the back mark of Life Magazine, and the name of the photographer. Ten are by Bob Gomel and are labeled for an article "Baseball - Hank Bauer," the other five are by Jerry Brimacombe for an article "Sam McDowell." Sizes of each are approximately 8.5" x 13". Apparently prepared for two different articles, we can only presume that they were given to Bauer in this presentation folder. Bauer is pictured alternately pensive, playful, and pugnacious, including a series of photos of him nose-to-nose with an equally unhappy umpire. The hardnosed Bauer had been a Marine hero in WWII and was also noted as one of Mickey Mantle's preferred drinking partners when he played for the New York Yankees. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Death Of A Naturalist

      London: Faber and Faber, 1966. First edition. Uncorrected proof of the first major collection of poems from the winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize for Literature. The poem "The Advancement of Learning" is not titled in the proof. Includes a complimentary card from the publisher that his signed by Rosemary Goad and with a typed note on the verso talking about publication date and the sending of the proof. A very good plus copy with some tanning to the edges and a with a tiny tear at the base of the spine. Very scarce, I haven't seen another copy offered in recent time.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Finding out something in a cafe

      Iowa City, IA: Shepherd's Press, 1966. Broadside. Single sheet, printed on recto only, illustrated. 10-1/2 x 17-1/4 inches. Typography by Sandra Swenson. One of an edition of about 23 copies. Signed by the author. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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      New York: Atheneum, 1966.. Cloth. Fine in very near fine dust jacket with a trace of negligible tanning to top edge of rear panel. First edition, clothbound issue (600 copies thus). Inscribed and signed by the author: "All best to ... (especially those nights at the opera) James Merrill." Laid in is an a.pc.s. from Merrill to the recipient arranging a meeting time, thanking him for some books, and indicating that he'd love a tape of Callas's Medea. Merrill was recipient of the NBA for this collection. HAGSTROM & MORGAN A20.a1.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Les Flagellants

      Paris: Christian Bourgois Editeur. (1966). First. First edition. Text in French. Wrappers in original tissue dustwrapper. Pages uncut, fine in fine dustwrapper with a short tear. Copy number 12 of only 15 numbered special copies of the true first edition of this African-American expatriate's first novel. Rare. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Epic of Gilgamesh and Enkidu Thirty-Six Etchings

      New York: Graphophile Associates, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition. Number 44 of 65 copies printed on grand vélin d'Arches pur chiffon by Letterio Calapai in Chicago. Loose in a gray cloth portfolio, each etching is numbered and signed by Ben-Zion. Light wear to the portfolio, a few rumpled tissue guards, otherwise fine internally. After giving up writing for painting in the 1930s after news atrocities in Europe, he was a part of The Ten, a group of modernist painters including Mark Rothko. His work on Gilgamesh marries his early figure work in paint with his later interest in evocative and simple sculpture. Rare. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Art & Design; Myths, Legends & Folklore. Inventory No: 044706.

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

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Tragedy and Hope - A History of the World in Our Time

      MacMillan, New York, 1966, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First EditionSize: 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall, 1348 pages. Index. "Shows the years 1895-1950 as a period of transition from the world dominated by Europe in the nineteenth century to the world of three blocs in the twentieth century." - from dust jacket. Most notable for its frank admission that there is in fact a secret plan to create a global government. Author served as mentor to Bill Clinton while the latter studied at Georgetown. Usual library markings. Average wear. Binding intact. Dust jacket flaps removed and their text attached to verso of front free endpaper. Balance of dust jacket protected by mylar which is affixed inside boards. A sound copy of the true first printing, Ex-Library

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        Le fànfole

      Bari: De Donato, 1966. Prima edizione di 300 esemplari f.c.. broch. Ottimo (Fine). 8vo. Esperimenti di poesia metasemantica Copertina di Suardino Seccosuardo [DGAIC, 1974: cita erroneamente 1969]

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        The Music School

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1966. First. First edition, second state with pages 45-46 as a cancel. Slight printer's paper flaw else fine in dustwrapper with offsetting on the front panel, but which would otherwise be fine. Inscribed by Updike to Susan and Neil Sheehan: "to the Sheehans with best wishes and thanks for your caring. John Updike." Updike and Susan Sheehan were colleagues at The New Yorker for nearly 50 years, both, among other things, contributing frequently to The Talk of the Town. Both won Pulitzer Prizes: Updike for Rabbit is Rich and Rabbit at Rest; Sheehan for General Non-Fiction for her 1983 book Is There No Place on Earth for Me? Her husband, Neil Sheehan won the Pulitzer and a National Book Award for his 1989 book A Bright Shining Lie, as well as obtaining and providing The Pentagon Papers to he New York Times. .

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