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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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        THE CIRCLE GAME

      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.

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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).

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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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        THE LAST GENTLEMAN

      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." (imdb.com) 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." (imdb.com) 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.

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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.

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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 post@antiquariat-schroeter.de 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.

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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. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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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.

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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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        THE PAPERS OF WOODROW WILSON

      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..

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        L?ALBERO POETA.

      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.

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        Inside the Endless House. Art, People and Architecture: A Journal

      Simon and Schuster, New York 1966 - First edition. Thick quarto. Smudge on the foredege, else near fine in near fine dustwrapper with two short tears at the top of the spine, and slight bubbling to the laamination on the rear panel. Intense journal of an architect and artist. Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Comedians.

      . London: The Bodley Head 1966. 313 pp. Publisher's cloth in dustwrappers. * First edition..

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        American Furniture: The Federal Period in the Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum

      New York: The Viking Press. 1966. First. First edition. Quarto. Full niger morocco gilt. Fine in fine cloth slipcase trimmed in morocco. One of 200 copies Signed by author. .

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        World Cup 1966 Tournament Brochure (signed By Full England Team)

      1966 - Official tournament brochure for the 1966 World Cup in England. Signed to the Cup Final page by the full England team that played in the final - Cohen, Banks, Wilson, Stiles, Jack Charlton, Moore, Ball, Hunt, Bobby Charlton, Hurst and Peters. Also signed by Norman Hunter, Jimmy Armfield and 5 others. Many of the teams and results completed neatly in ink. 64pp. Covers rubbed to edges with some light creases. Some corners dog-eared and a small tear to back cover. The signed page is in very good condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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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. .

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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, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, 1st EditionA 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.

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        NOW WAIT FOR LAST YEAR

      Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York 1966 - Octavo, cloth. A novel of the future involving drug addiction and time travel. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with two light blue horizontal lines on the verso of the jacket (offset from a previous jacket protector) with slight bleed through, noticeable on the rear panel. (14660) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr, Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Aspettando il gran vento

      Ancona: Bucciarelli, 1966. Edizione originale di 150 es. numerati e firmati. broch, sovrac (broch, DJ). Ottimo (Fine). 4to. Firma autografe di Osvaldo Patani (Signed by the Author). Con 2 xilografie originali, numerate e firmate, di Luigi Veronesi (cm 20x15) Aspettando il Gran Vento è stato scritto nel Maggio 1945 e pubblicato poco dopo - quasi vent'anni sono trascorsi da allora - e la nostra giovinezza buia era appena uscita dalla guerra. Lo ripubblico qui con le incisioni di Veronesi e lo dedico ai suoi e ai miei amici spariti nel Gran Vento". Carta a mano Fabriano con filigrana Umbria. Edizione originale di 150 es. numerati e firmati da Patani. Esemplare n. 100/150 [Jentsch, 1993]

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        Gedichtdeutungen. 16 Holzschnitte 1911-1925 von Walter Helbig.

      Ricardo Nastasi, Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg i. Br. und Ascona. 1966 - Freiburg i. Br. und Ascona. Ricardo Nastasi, Kunstverein Freiburg 1966. 54x40 cm. 42 Bl. mit 18 (16 signierten) Originalholzschnitten. Lose Blätter in Originalleinwandmappe. Nr. 8 von 50 numerierten Exemplaren auf Kupferdruck-Bütten. - 16 Originalholzschnitte aus den Jahren 1911-1925. Mit einem zusätzlichen Titelholzschnitt und einem Inhaltsverzeichnis in Holzschnitt. Mit einem einleitenden Text und 16 kurzen Bildbetrachtungen von Arp. - Helbig (1878- 1968), ein Freund von Otto Müller in Dresden und im Kontakt mit den Künstlern der "Brücke" und des "Blauen Reiters", kam 1910 in die Schweiz und war zusammen mit Arp, Lüthy, Klee, Gimmi und Huber Mitgründer und Geschäftsleiter des "Modernen Bundes" von 1911-1913. 1914 stellte er Werke in der ersten Dada-Ausstellung in der Galerie Coray aus. Die Holzschnitte dokumentieren sicherlich seine wichtigste künstlerische Lebensphase. 20 Exemplare der Holzschnitte waren bereits 1926 als Mappe erschienen. - Mit dem 4seitigen Prospekt zur Ausgabe. - Die Mappe leicht angestaubt. Sprache: Deutsch Lose Blätter in Originalleinwandmappe. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Fugitive Pieces (Proof copy with author's edits)

      McClelland & Stewart, Toronto 1966 - Author's copy of galley proof. 298 pp., printed recto only, loose sheets in plain white box. Several corrections in author's hand. Some wear, creasing, minor soiling, tears to last leaf. Unique and important item. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Picasso, Papiers Colles 1910-1914. Portfolio with 10 colour lithographs by Picasso

      Jean Cassou. Au pont des arts, Paris, 1966. Limited on 300 numbered copies. Loose as issued, in beige cloth folder with brown corners and spine, and tie-strings. Printed on grand Veline de Rives paper, dimensions: 26 1/8" x 20 3/16" inches. Six of ten lithographs are signed on the stone.The portfolio present a collections of 10 lithographs in color, reproducing 10 Picasso paintings, drawings and collages created between 1910 and 1914, which were donated to the Musee National d?Art Modern, in Paris, by Marie Cuttoli-Henri Laugier.Picasso collaborated actively with the production of the portfolio, and composed especially for this edition, a collage for the frontispiece. In excellent conditions. Ref: Cramer 137.

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        Curious George

      Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston 1966 - "Curious George" by H. A. Rey. Illustrated by H. A. Rey. First edition sixteenth printing, as stated on the copyright page. The copyright page states 1941 but the dust jacket's most recent "Curious George" printing was "Curious George Goes to the Hospital", printed in 1966. The book measures 8.5" x 10.25", 56 pages, with illustrated endsheets. With its original dust jacket. The dust jacket is in very good plus condition. The panels and spine are very well preserved with very minor wear. The original price of $3.25 is present on the front flap but the bottom part of the flap is clipped. The book is in very good plus condition. The red cloth boards are very well preserved and the black lettering and illustration on the front board and spine is bright and clear. The illustrations are vivid. The front board is starting. The textblock is clean and bright with sounding. A beautiful copy of one of children's literature's most beloved characters. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory #(C11-36) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Recent Still Life.

      American Federation of Arts/Museum of Art, RISD. 1966 - Collotype poster. Edition of 2100. Field, 50A. Image: 33 3/4 x 19 inches; sheet: 35 x 20 inches. Framed in wood and plexiglas.

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        Inside the Endless House Art, People and Architecture: A Journal

      New York: Simon and Schuster. (1966). First. First edition. Thick quarto. Smudge on the foredege, else near fine in near fine dustwrapper with two short tears at the top of the spine, and slight bubbling to the laamination on the rear panel. Intense journal of an architect and artist. Scarce. .

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        Valley of the Dolls

      New York: Bernard Geiss Associates, 1966. Signed. First Edition, First Printing. In original dust jacket with price of $5.95 intact. Signed by on the front free end paper. In Very Good condition. Foxing to side edge of page block, age staining to bottom of front free end paper. Boards show light edge wear, spine cloth lightly soiled, edge worn; spine shows light internal crease. The dust jacket shows light rubbing, toning, soiling and edge wear. Rare Signed, First Printing.

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