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        Bloktryk fra Nepal. [Block-prints from Nepal].

      . Copenhagen: Rhodos 1966. Large fol. 94 p. with 9 orig. handcoloured block-prints and 6 in black and white. Orig. half canvas. In slipcase. * Limited to 67 copies. The handcoloured prints are all originals acquired in Nepal i 1956-59. The black/white are hand-printed in Copenhagen on imported nepalese paper made by paper-makers in Nepal's mountains. The blocks for these prints are now destroyed. The coverprint shows the oldest Nepalese block-print depicting Durga's fight against Mahishasura, drawn and handprinted by Jette Seiden. The first print in the book shows the elephant God Ganesha, the titlepage Krishna. Apart from describing the technique the author also reports on the different religious ceremonies, such as the snake ceremony. These prints were belived to have magical powers, and were nailed to a wall or the door of the house, and stayed there until they were destroyed by age. <br>Werner Jacobsen (1914-79), Danish anthropologist. He participated in the Haslund-Christensen Expedition to Mongolia in 1938-39. Between 1946 and 1959 he went on two long journeys to India and Nepal. From these he brought home large collections to Danish museums..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Koufax

      The Viking Press 1966 - Near fine in a very good dust jacket. First published in 1966 stated on the copyright page with no mention of further printings. SIGNED by the author on the front free end paper. A nice, bright, square copy, nick at top and bottom edges of front cover, top of spine slightly tanned. Dust jacket has original price of $4.95 printed on the front flap; a small amount of chipping at the corners and spine ends. Some sun fading on the spine. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Flowers for Algernon

      New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1966.. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1966. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Near fine in the original dust jacket which has had some professional restoration. With more than five million copies sold, Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that of Algernon, an extraordinary lab mouse. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a brain operation increases his IQ and changes his life. As a 1959 novella it won a Hugo Award; the 1966 novel-length expansion won a Nebula. The Oscar-winning movie adaptation Charly (1968) also spawned a 1980 Broadway musical.

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        Ikonographie der christlichen Kunst. Bde. 1, 2, 3, 4.1, 4.2, 5 Textteil u. Bildteil) in 7 Bdn.).

      Gütersloh, Gerd Mohn, 1966-90. 4°, je ca 500 S ., zahlr s/w - Abb., OLwd., Bibliotheksschild a, Rücken, Stempel u. Sign. a Vors. u. Titelbl. - etwas gebrauchsspurig Preis in CHF: 605. Ohne den Registerband.

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        L'Architettura ( De Re Aedificatoria) Ed. di Giovanni Orlandi et di Paolo Portoghesi. Classici Italiani di Science Tecniche e Arti.

      Milano Edizioni il Polifilo, 1966.. 1. Auflage. LVI, 440 S. / S. 441-1166. Mit 60 Abb. 4°. Originalleineneinbände mit Schutzumschlägen und Schuber.. Vorder- und Unterschnitt mit Büttenrand. Sehr gutes Exemplar.

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        EVERY BUILDING ON THE SUNSET STRIP

      (Los Angeles): No-publisher, 1966.. (Los Angeles):: No-publisher,. 1966. First edition, first issue, with small extra flap at end. This landmark book is a photographic double panarama of Sunset Strip at the height of its counterculture popularity by a Pop Art and Beat Movement icon. White paperwraps printed in silver on front and spine with accordion-folded strip attached inside front cover that extends over 25 feet when unfolded. Stamp of American Distributor, Wittenborn and Company, on copyright page. Vertical crease to spine, which is just slightly toned, touch of very faint spotting to covers, otherwise bright and near fine. Housed in fragile, original silver-foil-over-white-paper slipcase with top edge splitting and slightly lifted. An attractive copy.

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        Symbiosion: Tien litho's van Horst Antes en tien gedichten van Hans Andreus. VERY FINE COPY.

      Amsterdam, Galerie d'Eendt, 1966 - Amsterdam, Galerie d'Eendt, 1966. White cloth-covered boards (hardcover), 41,5 x 47 cms., containing 10 folded sheets loose as issued with 10 poems by Andreus and 10 colour lithographs, all signed in pencil by Antes, printed on 'Hahnemühle bütten' by Piet Clement, this all housed in yellow cloth-covered cardboard slipcase. Design: Wim Crouwel. Copy from an edition of 100, this being numbered '42/100'. SIGNED by both author and artist in colophon. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Epic of Gilgamesh and Enkidu. Thirty-Six Etchings

      New York: Graphophile Associates, 1966. New York: Graphophile Associates, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Number 44 of 65 copies printed on grand vélin d&#39;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.

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        Lumière du Mexique - Illustré d'un dessin original et de 30 lithographies originales d'Yves BRAYER

      Bibliophiles de l'Automobile-Club de France, Paris 1966 - - PRESENTATION : In-4 en feuilles sous chemise et étui toilés oranges. - ILLUSTRATION : 29 lithographies originales d'Yves BRAYER, notre exemplaire enrichi du menu illustré d'une lithographie supplémentaire (signée par Yves BRAYER). - DEDICACE : Le menu est dédicacé et enrichi d'un dessin de cavalier signé d'Yves BRAYER. - IMPRIMEUR : Atelier Lucien Détruit. - DIMENSIONS : 40 x 30cm. - PAPIER : Vélin Arches. - LIMITE : 130 exemplaires. - ETAT : Excellent, étui légèrement sali. AUTRES PHOTOS SUR DEMANDE [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Camilla

      Bath - Cedric Chivers Ltd, 1966. Bath - Cedric Chivers Ltd, 1966 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. Avery smartset of Camilla by English author Fanny Burney. A facsimile re-print of the original 1796 edition. Complete in five volumes. Frances Burney (13 June 1752 6 January 1840), also known as Fanny Burney was an English novelist, diarist and playwright. She wrote in total four novels, eight plays, one biography and twenty volumes of journals and letters. She gains critical respect in her own right, but also foreshadows such novelists of manners with a satirical bent as Jane Austen and Thackeray. She published her first novel, Evelina, anonymously in 1778. When the book&#39;s authorship was revealed, it brought her almost immediate fame due to its unique narrative and comic strengths. She followed with Cecilia in 1782, Camilla in 1796 and The Wanderer in 1814. All of Burneys novels explore the lives of English aristocrats, and satirise their social pretensions and personal foibles, with an eye to larger questions such as the politics of female identity. Throughout her career as a writer, her wit and talent for satirical caricatures were widely acknowledged: literary figures such as Dr Samuel Johnson, Edmund Burke, Hester Thrale and David Garrick were among her admirers. Her early novels were read and enjoyed by Jane Austen, whose own title Pride and Prejudice derives from the final pages of Cecilia. William Makepeace Thackeray is reported to have drawn on the first-person account of the Battle of Waterloo, recorded in her diaries, while writing Vanity Fair. Camilla, or a Picture of Youth, is a story of frustrated love and impoverishment. The first edition sold out;Burney made 1000 on the novel and sold the copyright for another 1000. Condition: In red cloth bindings with contrasting label to the spines, in unclipped dustwrappers. Externally, very smart, with just some minor shelfwear only. Dustwrappers are smart with just some minor edgewear and handling marks. Internally firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean. Overall: NEAR FINE inNEAR FINEdustwrappers..

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        Biggles in the Terai

      Leicester, Brockhampton Press Ltd., 1966.. Leicester, Brockhampton Press Ltd., 1966., 1966. First Edition, 8vo. Publisher&#39;s light green cloth, titles in gilt to spine, pictorial dust jacket designed by Leslie Stead. Cloth faded to spine and top extremities; a little foxing to top edge. Dust jacket slightly rubbed to extremities, lightly frayed to spine ends. A tight copy in a bright dust jacket. Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Kimono. Vol. 1 No. 1

      Fribourg / Tokyo: Office Du Livre / Meiji-Shobo Ltd., 1966. Fribourg / Tokyo: Office Du Livre / Meiji-Shobo Ltd.. 1966. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. F First Edition. S Unbound. Very Good. The only volume published. Mounted textile samples, 23 of the 25 issued (lacking nos 3 and 20). A scarce item. Very good in a cloth-covered black slipcase. This is kept clean within a plain green card slipcase. 103a

      [Bookseller: Stephen Foster Books]
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        L Architettura ( De Re Aedificatoria) Ed. di Giovanni Orlandi et di Paolo Portoghesi., Classici Italiani di Science Tecniche e Arti.

      Milano Edizioni il Polifilo, 1966 - LVI, 440 S. / S. 441-1166. Mit 60 Abb. Vorder- und Unterschnitt mit Büttenrand. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Sprache: it Gewicht in Gramm: 3500 4°. Originalleineneinbände mit Schutzumschlägen und Schuber. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Physical and Geological Characteristics of the Northern Ad-Dughm Glass Sand Deposit, Ar-Riyad District, Saudi Arabia.

      Jeddah, Directorate General of Mineral Resources, 1966.. 4to. V, (1), 27, (1) pp. With portrait frontispiece (HRH King Faisal), 11 text illustrations and 4 black-and-white folding plates in pocket. Original printed wrappers.. Rare study of the Al-Dughm silica sand deposit, about 45 km southeast of Riyadh. With a summary in Arabic. Published by the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources. - Binding slightly rubbed; otherwise fine.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        A Souvenir of the Beatrix Potter Centenary Exhibition at the National Book League

      ONT>A Facsimile of the Letter to Noel Moore, 1966. ONT>A Facsimile of the Letter to Noel Moore, 1966 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A facsimile of the original letter written by Beatrix Potter to her governess&#39; five year old son in which the tale of Peter Rabbit was first conceived. With illustrations throughout. Condition: In original paper wraps. Externally, sound with the odd small mark. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.

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        "Farbobjekt 66/26-A, Radiator C 9". 1966. Holz farbig bemalt in zwei Blautönen u. Silber. Zürich, Galerie Bischofberger, Reihe 1968. Auf Etikett in rotem Kugelschreiber signiert u. nummeriert: 31/35.

      . H: 40, B: 46, T:17 cm.. Von der Zürcher Galerie Bischofberger in 35 nummerierten und signierten Exemplaren herausgegebenes Multiple des deutschen Bildhauers. - Vereinzelt minimale Gebrauchsspuren, sonst in schöner Erhaltung.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Big As Life (signed 1st printing)

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1966 - Simon & Schuster, 1966. New York. 218 pages. Stated First Printing. SIGNED by EL Doctorow directly to the title page. No inscription, signature only. Signed in person. Original 1st issue DJ with $4.95 price intact on the DJ flap. Red colored cloth and red topstain. By far Doctorow's most rare book. Doctorow fell out of favor with this book and has never allowed it to be published again. If you go to EL Doctorow's website, he does not even list this as one of the books he has written. Additionally, upon presenting this for signing, Mr. Doctorow commented on how this is his rarest book and overall quite rare. He noted that he would never grant rights to republish it. As for this copy, the book is nearly fine as it is tight, bright and unread. The only flaws holding this book back from grading fine is light wrinkling to the cloth on the upper front panel and a slightly discolored patch of cloth on upper front right. The DJ is in lesser condition despite maintaining the original bright hues. $4.95 price is intact on the DJ flap. This DJ has a 1 inch open chip to upper right front as seen in the photo. There are a couple of scuffs and rubbing along the edges. DJ verso shows some tape reinforcements. As a result, dropping DJ condition to Good Plus. A most rare book, even more rare Signed. Plenty of upside for the holder of a beautiful DJ to upgrade this already attractive SIGNED copy. Nearly N. Fine in a Good plus DJ. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Typed Letter Signed

      Two pages; dated July 24, 1966 on his Remsenburg letterhead. To ?Gene,? with much friendly chat, ?I shall be eighty-five (of all absurd ages) in October, and I don?t feel a bit like it...I...feel fine. Still, there?s no getting away from it, eighty-five is the figure...Ethel and I live very quietly and peacefully here with our two dogs and cats...Rather funny, Guy Bolton lives down here and about eighteen years ago we were spending the week end with him, and Ethel went for a stroll before lunch and came back and told us she had a bought a house!...I am about two-thirds of the way through a new novel, which seems to be coming out all right. I have also done a lot of short stories for Playboy, so I suppose I rank as sort of a male Bunny.? Signed ?Plum? and with a three line holograph postscript.

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        Octopussy and the Living Daylights. (James Bond short stories)

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1966.. London: Jonathan Cape. 1966., 1966. First Impression, First Issue, Binding A. 8vo. Publisher&#39;s cloth-effect paper over boards in pictorial wrapper. A lovely clean copy in fine dustjacket. Housed in a custom-made cloth slip-case. First published in Britain on 23rd June 1966, this is the final original James Bond book from his creator Ian Fleming, containing two short adventures; the title novella plus &#39;The Living Daylights&#39;. These were later successfully fimed by EON productions with Bond played by Roger Moore (Octopussy, 1983) and Timothy Dalton (The Living Daylights, 1987). Gilbert A14a (1.1).

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        UVRES COMPLÈTES DE CHARLES FOURIER (complet en 12 volumes)

      1966 - Paris, Éditions Anthropos, 1966 (réimpression anastaltique), couvertures souples d¿origines, environ 22 X 14 cm, paginations diverses trop longues à énumérer (en moyenne de 300 à 400 pages par volumes), Nos 12 volumes sont en excellente condition semblant n¿avoir jamais servi. Il s¿agit cependant d¿anciens exemplaires de bibliothèque avec une petite cote numérique manuscrite au bas des dos, un cachet à l¿encre sur la première et dernière page de chacun des volumes. À part ces cachets les intérieurs sont sans reproche. Les 12 volumes sont maintenant recouverts d¿une jaquette en papier mylar. ATTENTION poid lourd (près de 8 kg), frais d¿envoi à déterminer selon votre région. Ne vous fiez pas aux frais indiqués par Abebooks mais demandez-moi plutôt. (AVERTISSEMENT ; Les frais d¿envoi internationaux donnés par Abebooks sont souvent erronés veuillez obligatoirement m¿écrire pour connaître les frais d¿envoi réels pour l¿extérieur du Canada AVANT de passer votre commande sinon vous pourriez avoir de mauvaises surprises. Paiement de préférence par Paypal). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Leisenring Color & Materials Book for Fly Tying. A Pocket Reference for Fly Fishermen. Designed by James E. Leisenring 1878-1951. Feathers, Furs, Herls & Quills from the Leisenring Collection. Assembled under the direction of V. S. Hidy

      n.p.: Unpublished, 1966. n.p.: Unpublished, 1966. Unpublished book, Copy 2 of 8 (so stated on title page). 12mo. 16 pp. Manuscript book with inserted samples: Colors, 2-5; Yarns & Wools, 6-7; Spun Bodies, 8; Hackles, Quills and Feathers, 9-15; Index to hackles, 16. Pigskin wallet binding, stitched. Fine, in card slipcase. Bruns L75 (noting 12 copies); Lindley Eberstadt sale, Sotheby&#39;s 1981, lot 157 (noting 7 copies); Charles Wood sale, Swann, 1986, lot 389 (rejecting Bruns count) . Facsimile of Leisenring&#39;s fly-tying materials reference book, made by his friend V.S. Hidy, to whom Leisenring recounted The Art of Tying the Wet Fly (1941). Bruns notes 12 copies prepared; note in Swann catalogue for Chas. Wood sale (1986) indicated only 8 copies. The present copy unequivocally indicates "Copy 2 of 8" at the foot of the title page

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        Slovnik Jazyka Staroslovenskeho. Lexicon Linguae Palaeoslovenicae. 4 Bände.

      Praga: Academia., 1966.. Band I: 1966, Band II: 1973, Band III: 1982. Band IV: 1997. 853, 638, 671 und 1042 Seiten. Gebundene Ausgabe. 4 Bände. Texte in Russisch, Deutsch, Tschechisch, Kirchenslawisch und Lateinisch.. Vier Original-Leinenbände mit Rückentitelprägung, in nahezu neuwertigem Zustand. - Band I: a - h. Band II: k - o. Band III: p - r. Band IV: c - v.

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        Praxis. A Philosophical Journal. Jahrgang 1966 bis 1972 in 17 Heften Die einzelnen Essay in Englischer, Französischer und Deutscher Sprache.

      Zageb, Academy of Science. 1966-1970.. 24 x 15 cm. ca. 200 S. pro Heft. Kartoniert. / Soft cover. Einbände vereinzelt bestossen, Fingerfleckig Eingestaubt. . Gelber Karton teilweise verblichen. Insgesamt noch gute Exemplare.. * Versandfertig innerhalb von 20 Stunden! * Internationale Zeitschrift für Philosophie. Für den Kenner der besondere Leckerbissen. In dieser Vollständigkeit einzigartig. Zustand zweitrangig. Jo7 (MGT).

      [Bookseller: Umbras Kuriositätenkabinett]
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        Sweet Life

      New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1966. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. A gritty and powerful collection of photographs taken over the course of a 14-month trip around the world. A very near fine copy in a close to near fine dust jacket with a few small tears and some very minor wear. A lovely copy of this classic monograph. (Parr & Badger v1 254-255)

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Den danske Vitruvius.

      . Facsimileudg. med historiske bemaerkninger af Hakon Lund. 3 bd. Kbhvn. 1966-67. Med ialt 348 plancher. Folio. Orig. halvlaeder. * Bind 3 har ikke tidligere foreligget trykt og er udgivet pa grundlag af manuskript i Det kongelige Bibliotek..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        5 teiliges Konvolut von Memorabilia zu Anna Freud. 1 Portrait Anna Freuds (Originalphotographie); 1 handschriftlicher Notizzettel mit Reisedaten; 2 Einladungen zur Feier des 79. Geburtstages von Prof. Dr. René A. Spitz (mit einem Vortrag von Anna Freud); 1 Menukarte zum selben Anlass.

      o. Angaben, o. Vlg., 1965, 1966 - Photo (14 x 9 cm); Notizzettel: (10 x 13); Einladungen: 8°; Menukarte (17 x 12 cm)., Lose Bl., Min. gebrauchsspurig, sonst tadell. Das Photo Annas Freuds ist mit Jahreszahl (1965) versehen; Die Einladungen zur Geburtstagsfeier, veranstaltet von der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Psychoanalyse, sind auf Japanpapier gedruckt; Das Essen zur Geburtstagsfeier fand im Hotel Baur au Lac statt. 1100 gr.

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        Penelope at War

      Michael Joseph; London., 1966. Michael Joseph; London., 1966. Good +. PUBLISHERS UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY. Publishers pale orange card. Lightly marked with spine creasing. Internally clean and sound throughout. 222pp.. * UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY *.. Soft. 12mo. 7 3/4".. Good +.

      [Bookseller: Ryan OHorne Books]
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        Heinrich von Ofterdingen. Das Märchen. [Radierungen von Fritz Kreidt. 6. Druck der Rohse-Presse.]

      [Hamburg], Otto Rohse Presse, 1966.. Gold- und blindgeprägter, blauer Ledereinband, Schuber, 8°, 95 [2] S., zahlreiche Stiche, unbeschnitten; -tadelloses Exemplar.. "Auflage 125 Exemplare, Handsatz Korpus Garamond-Kursiv, Druck der Radierungen von den Original-Platten, Einband Christian Zwang, Hamburg 1966. Exemplar Nummer 40." Von Fritz Kreidt Impressum signiert.

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        Le Lys Dans La Vallee

      Paris - Garnier Freres, 1966. Paris - Garnier Freres, 1966 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Honor de Balzac (20 May 1799 18 August 1850), a French novelist and playwright. Le Lys dans la Valle (English: The Lily of the Valley) is an 1835 novel about love and society. It concerns the affection emotionally vibrant but never consummated between Felix de Vandenesse and Henriette de Mortsauf. It is part of his series of novels (or Roman-fleuve) known as La Comdie humaine (The Human Comedy), which parodies and depicts French society in the period of the Bourbon Restoration and the July Monarchy (18151848). Includes several photogravure plates within. In French. Condition: In a half crushed morocco binding with marbled boards. Externally, excellent with just minor shelfwear to the top and tail of the spine. Internally, firmly bound, very bright and clean. Overall Condition: NEAR FINE..

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        Vasarely.- Exposition a Prague, Galerie D., 1966. Avec quatre serigraphies originales [Bora II, Pleionne, Cassiopee, Ilile II] dont une signee a l'encre par l'artiste.

      Praha, Galerii D vydal Svaz ceskoslovenskych vytvarnych umelcu, Graficka uprava Leo Novotny, 1966.. 19 x 20,5 cm, 7 p. + 4 serigraphies En ff., depliant 3 volets, couv. ill. + 4 p. texte + 4 serigraphies originales sur p. volantes.. Edition originale, avec 4 serigraphies originales de Vasarely dont une signee a l'encre par l'artiste. . Emballages soignes, expedition rapide. Photographies originales du livre visibles sur librairie-solstices .

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        The Magus

      London - Jonathan Cape, 1966. London - Jonathan Cape, 1966 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this dark novel by the popular author John Fowles. The Magus was the first novel John Fowles wrote but his third to be published after The Collector (1963) and The Aristos (1964). He started writing it in the 1950s, under the original title of The Godgame. He based it partly on his experiences on the Greek island of Spetses, where he taught English for two years at the Anargyrios School. It tells the story of Nicholas Urfe, a teacher on a small Greek island. Urfe finds himself embroiled in psychological illusions of a master trickster that become increasingly dark and serious. Condition: In a cloth binding with original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, generally smart, though with some slight rubbing and bumping. Dustwrapper is generally smart, though with some slight chipping and light edgewear. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright and clean. Overall:VERY GOOD INDEEDwith a VERY GOOD INDEEDdustwrapper..

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        Death of a Naturalist

      London: Faber and Faber, 1966. London: Faber and Faber, 1966 First edition. Publisher&#39;s green cloth, spine lettered in gilt; in the original dust jacket. A fine copy, with light wear to the extremities, bright and fresh interior; price-clipped dust jacket, with some light wear to the spine ends, toning to the lower half of the spine, partially affecting the front panel, a few hints of light soiling to the rear panel, otherwise clean. Overall, a bright and attractive copy of the author&#39;s first work published in book form. Brandes & Durkan A2a. Death of a Naturalist is a collection of thirty-four poems, including "Digging," "Death of a Naturalist," "Blackberry-Picking," and "Mid-Term Break," among others. Preceded only by the privately printed pamphlet Eleven Poems in 1965, Death of Naturalist, the author&#39;s first commercially published work, was received with critical acclaim. Hailed as the greatest Irish poet since Yeats, Heaney&#39;s poetry evokes imagery of the Irish countryside, where the poet grew up. The dust jacket affirms, "It is in particular the acute observation of the countryside and its people that gives his poetry its distinctive strength." Death of a Naturalist is concerned with the author&#39;s memories from his childhood, ranging from experiences with nature to the death of his four-year-old brother. Although Heaney would not win the Nobel Prize in Literature until 1995, Death of a Naturalist won the young poet notable awards, including the Somerset Maugham Award, the Cholmondeley Award, the Eric Gregory Award, and the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

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        The Magus

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1966.. London: Jonathan Cape, 1966. First edition of the author&#39;s most well-known work. Octavo. Signed by the author on the title page. Light rubbing, fine in a near fine dust jacket with only the lightest of rubbing. A very sharp copy. The Magus was published by in the United Kingdom in 1966 and in the United States by Little, Brown and Company the same year. An instant success, the Sunday Telegraph called it a major work of mounting tensions in which the human mind is the guinea-pig... Mr Fowles has taken a big swing at a difficult subject and his hits...are on the bull&#39;s eye&#39;." The Magus was quickly adapted into film starring Michael Cain, a "&#133;deliciously toothsome celebration of wanton story-telling... Before one quite realises what is happenings, one finds oneself no less avid for meanings and no less starving amid a plethora of clues than is Nicholas himself" (Sunday Times). The Magus was awarded inclusion in the Modern Library 100 Best Novels in 1999, and in 2003, the novel was listed at number 67 on the BBC&#39;s survey The Big Read.

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        Optical filtering of electron micrographs + Reconstruction of three dimensional structures from electron micrographs

      1966-1968 1966 - Three-Dimensional Digital Image Processing Rosier, D. J. de and Klug, Aaron (1926- ). (1) Optical filtering of electron micrographs: Reconstruction of one-sided images. Offprint from Nature 212 (1966). 8, [1]pp. 212 x 141 mm. Without wrappers as issued. (2) Reconstruction of three dimensional structures from electron micrographs. Offprint from Nature 217 (1968). 4, [1]pp. 277 x 205 mm. Without wrappers as issued. Together 2 offprints. Light toning, otherwise fine. First Separate Editions. Klug and de Rosier invented methods for two-dimensional and three-dimensional digital image processing of electron microscope images. The latter method provided the theory behind the development of computed tomography (CT) by Hounsfield in the early 1970s. Hounsfield's invention of CT in the early 1970s benefited from several discussions with Klug about digital imaging (personal communication from Klug to J. Norman). Hounsfield received a share of the 1979 Nobel Prize in physiology/medicine for his invention of CT, which provided the first means for visualizing, in three dimensions, virtually all types of tissue within the body (see G-M 2700.4 and Grolier Medical Hundred 100). Klug received the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1982 "for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy and his structural elucidation of biologically important nucleic acid-protein complexes." A press release written at the time refers to Klug's two- and three-dimensional imaging methods as an important part of his work: Electron microscopy has long been used to obtain a two-dimensional picture of biological objects. The power of the method to give a clear picture of the structure is, however, limited by several factors. The molecules of life consist mainly of light atoms, which makes the picture lacking in contrast. Increased contrast can be achieved with long exposure times, but this entails the danger that the structure is destroyed by radiation damage. Instead the contrast is generally improved by "staining" with heavy metals, which can also lead to a distortion of the structure. Klug has shown that pictures of biological objects seemingly lacking in contrast often contain a large amount of structural information, which can be made available by a mathematical manipulation of the original picture. His method allows electron microscope pictures of high quality to be obtained with very low radiation doses and without the use of heavy metal stains. In this way changes in the sample are minimized, so that the electron microscope picture at high resolution is a true representation of the original biological structure. The method gives a two-dimensional projection of the sample only, but Klug has shown that a three-dimensional reconstruction of the object can be obtained by collecting pictures in several different directions of projection (Nobel e-museum). 38691 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        [Mudiriyah al-'Ammah lil-Tharwah al-Ma'diniyah].

      Jeddah, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, 1966-1967 and 1969.. Collection of 14 maps (nos. MI 1-13 and MI 18). Mostly in full colour; various sizes but mostly ca. 70 x 100 cm; scale mostly 1:100,000 (MI 3: 1:250,000; MI 6: 1:2,470 [b&w]; MI 7: ca. 1:1,600 [b&w with red overlays]; MI 8: 1:800 [b&w with red overlays]; MI 9: set of 2 maps [ca. 1:2,340 and 1:1,200] and 1 cross-section [all b&w, maps with red overlays]). All folded in original brown printed envelopes.. 14 maps of the 25-map series published between 1966 and 1971, including the complete set of the first 13 maps. Many photomaps based on aerial reconaissance and photomosaics, showing geological or geochemical information. Some sheets include location diagrams, text, notes, cross sections, charts, index map, and insets. The mapped resources also concern ancient gold mines. Among the credited cartographers are some Arabian scientists, but mainly Americans: James Mytton, Robert F. Johnson, Virgil A. Trent, C. W. Smith, J. Kouther, M. Q. Asad, Gerrit Eijkelboom, Mohammed Gendi, Bernard Henry, Xavier Leca, Mohammed Shanti, Phillippe Delange, and Jean Pflaum. Abdullah O. Ankary contributed to the text of several maps, and much of the geology is based on work done in the 1950s and early 1960s by Glen F. Brown, one of the pioneers of the partnership between the U.S. Geological Survey and the Saudi government which began in the 1940s, spanned the next five decades and played such an important role in the development of the kingdom. Also, the map and envelope design closely match that of the geological maps of Saudi Arabia issued by the USGS since the 1950s. - Perfectly preserved.

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        Oolitic Iron Ore Deposits in Wadi Fatima Between Jeddah and Mecca Saudi Arabia. Mineral Resources Bulletin 2.

      Jeddah, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, 1966.. V, (1), 51, (1), l. bl. f. With portrait frontispiece (HRH King Faisal) and 13 folding maps in pocket. Original printed green cloth binding.. Rare Saudi government publication on iron ore deposits (mainly Goethite and Hematite) in Western Arabia. As stated in the foreword, "Bulletin 2 is the first geological report on an occurrence of a single metallic mineral to be published by the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources". Wadi Fatima, east of Jiddah on the Arabian Red Sea coast, is a microcosm of the geology of the Jiddah area. Rocks ranging in age from 800-million-year-old metamorphic rocks to Tertiary lava flows are exposed, and illustrate the geological richness of western Saudi Arabia. "The Wadi Fatima ore deposits promise to become one of the main sources of iron for the developing steel industry of the Kingdom". Binding rubbed with some discoloration to spine, otherwise fine. - OCLC 4053546.

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        OEUVRES DE CHARLES FOURIER (Reprint), Volume 1 - 8.: Vol. 1: Theorie des quatre mouvements et des destinees generales (1846). - Vol. 2 - 5: Theorie de l'unite universelle (1841/1842). - Vol. 6: Le nouveau monde industriel et societaire (1845). - Vol. 7.: Le nouveau monde amoureux (1808). - Vol. 8: La fausse industrie (1835).

      Paris : Edition Anthropos, 1966 - 1968.. 8 Volumes, insgesamt ca. 3700 S. 8° , Leinen. 8 Volumes!!! Band 1 bis 6 der Oeuvres. Reprintausgabe, erschienen in den Jahren 1966 bis 1968. Aus ehemaligem Bibliotheksbestand, mit Rückensignatur. Innen gestempelt und mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Leineneinbände in transparenten PVC-Schutzumschlägen. Schutzumschläge vereinzelt mit kleinen Einrissen an den Faltkanten. Band 7 am Anfang mit Textmarkierungen. Bücher sonst sauber und frisch. Guter Zustand! // Reprint, published between 1966 and 1968. Formerly from library-collection, with stamps and signatures inside. Each volume with PVC-dust jacket. Covers and pages clean. Volume 7 with few marks inside. Good condition! jqx mbx

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        Miracle of the Rose

      New York: Grove Press, Inc, 1966. New York: Grove Press, Inc,, 1966. Translated from the French by Bernard Frechtman. Octavo. Original tan cloth, titles to spine in black. With the dust jacket. Spine gently rolled, edges of text block and endpapers a little spotted, two very small dampstains to top edge of text block. An excellent copy in a lightly toned jacket with faint crease to bottom edge of front panel and one tiny closed tear. First US edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "A M. Don C - pour vous - pourquoi je sais vous connais [sic] tout. Jean G." and signed by the recipient, Don Coralle, on the title.

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        A Bond Honoured. A Play

      London: Faber and Faber, 1966. London: Faber and Faber,, 1966. From Lope De Vega. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Light dampstaining to fore edge of text block. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with a couple of tiny closed tears. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author to his mother: "For looking after me in difficult times. Love, John, August &#39;66". Loosely inserted are the label of the Library of the Hurst at the John Osborne Arvon Centre in Shropshire and a newspaper review of the play.

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        6.6.66 *

      Galerie Maurice Bridel, Lausanne 2.6.1966. - En feuilles 34 x 24 sous portefeuille de carton gris brut à attaches de ficelles grossières. Niquelle. 1 photo d'Henriette Grindat, 1 sculpture mobile de Gigon et d'Alfred Thuillard une partition. Livrobjet publié à l'occasion d'une expo, aujourd'hui les djeun' diraient une "perfo" à de Gigon et autres trublions chez notre regretté libre hère de la Cité, eh oui il y passa aussi, entre l'avenue du théâtre où il tenait commerce en prolongement de livres dans la galerie de Nane Cailler (le jour où je me suis pointé chez elle, qui avait été traumatisée par ce collègue, elle poussa un grand cri et j'hésitai à filer sur la pointe des pieds. avant qu'on ne devienne, des années plus tard, les meilleurs amis du monde) et la rue du Midi où il termina tristement ses activités.L'essentiel de cet ouvrage, dont aurait hérité un con frère, fut en partie détruit par ce dernier. Il est donc plus que probable que sur le tirage annoncé il n'en subsiste pas tant.Épatant. Édition originale. L'un des 200 exemplaires normalement numérotés, icelui sur vergé marqué "SP" au crayon rouge.

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        3 ms. Briefe mit eigenh. U.

      Locarno-Monti, 1966-1968.. Zusammen 3 SS. 4to.. An Gerhard Bormann, Oberstaatsanwalt i. R., den er u. a. um Rat in Fragen eines Fernsehspiels (wohl "Die Begnadigung", 1968) ersucht: "Wie Sie aus jener Zeitungsnotiz erfahren haben, handelt es sich grundsätzlich um den Fall Halsmann - doch hat Halsmann sich inzwischen nach mehreren Jahrzehnten zum erstenmal wieder an mich gewandt mit der verzweifelten Bitte, ihn gegen eine Identifikation mit dem Protagonisten unseres Fernsehspiels zu schützen, es würde sonst für ihn und seine jetzigen Lebensumstände katastrophale Folgen haben. Ich habe dementsprechend alles ihn persönlich Betreffende verfremdet - hinlänglich verfremdet, hoffe ich - bei voller Beibehaltung der Tatbestände - hoffend, daß es nur mehr ganz wenige Menschen gibt, die sich an diesen Fall tatsächlich erinnern. Außerdem habe ich [...] das 'Krimi-Element' nach Möglichkeit in den Hintergrund gerückt und die politischen Implikationen in den Vordergrund gezogen, da wir nicht einen Kriminalprozeß zeigen wollen [...]" (7. II. 1967). - Der jüdische Zahnarztsohn Philippe Halsmann war 1928 in zwei spektakulären Indizienprozessen des Mordes an seinen Vater schuldig gesprochen, zwei Jahre später allerdings begnadigt worden. Anschließend nach Paris ziehend und ein Photostudio eröffnend, wurde Halsmann als Prominentenphotograph in den USA (wohin er 1940 vor den Nationalsozialisten geflohen war) berühmt. Der deutsche Journalist Martin Pollack recherchierte knapp ein dreiviertel Jahrhundert später akribisch die verworrenen Umstände von Todesfall und Prozeß, mußte aber die Frage, ob Philippe Halsmann - der zeitlebens kein Wort über den Prozeß verlor - wirklich der Täter war, gleichfalls unbeantwortet lassen. - Auf Briefpapier mit gedr. bzw. ms. Briefkopf.

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        Der Große Brockhaus, 17. Auflage, limitierte Ganzleder-Ausgabe (Echtleder), 20 + 4 Bände, 1966 - 1981.

      Wiesbaden, F. A. Brockhaus, 1966 - 1981.. Völlig neu bearbeitete Auflage im Gesamtumfang von 17.000 Seiten. Enthalten sind 225.000 Stichworte, 800 Karten und Stadtpläne sowie insgesamt 27.000 Abbildungen. Grundwerk in 20 Bänden sowie die Ergänzungsbände 21 (Karten), 22 (Ergänzungen A - I), 23 (Ergänzungen J - Z) und 24 (Bildwörterbuch der deutschen Sprache), insgesamt somit 24 Bände. Angeboten wird hier die in limitierter Auflage erschienene Luxus-Ausgabe in braunem Ganzleder (Echtleder). Braune Original-Ganzlederbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln auf grünem Rückenschild sowie goldgeprägten, nach historischen Vorbildern gestalteten Ornamentbändern an den Kapitalen. Vorderdeckel mit goldgeprägter Signatur des Verlagsgründers Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus. Kopfschnitt mit 23-karätiger Goldauflage, Vor- und Nachsatz aus feinstem Büttenpapier. Eine Besonderheit der Ausgabe sind ihre zahlreichen doppelseitigen Farbabbildungen im Hochglanzformat, insbesondere zur Kunst- und Architekturgeschichte (in späteren Auflagen nicht mehr enthalten). Zeitspiegel der frühen Bundesrepublik, die durch wirtschaftliches Wachstum und den Konservatismus der Adenauer-Ära geprägt wurde. Bände weder berieben noch bestoßen, auch der empfindliche Kopfgoldschnitt nahezu makellos. Sehr gutes, nahezu neuwertiges Exemplar dieser hochwertigen, repräsentativen Lederausgabe, die auf dem antiquarischen Buchmarkt nur sehr selten angeboten wird. Weitere Fotos auf der Homepage des Antiquariats (bitte Art.-Nr. auf der Angebotsseite in das Suchfeld eingeben).

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        Arman - Verdet. Equinoxes

      Edizioni del Cavallino 1966 Libro d'artista a tiratura limitata: 200 copie numerate e firmate dai due autori. Edizione a cura di Carlo Cardazzo. Piatti in tela nera con impressioni in oro. Pagine unite a fisarmonica, alcune fustellate ("bucate") per realizzare la cifra 21. ("21 Mars", equinozio di primavera, è l'incipit del testo poetico di Verdet). Stampa in serigrafia. Le copie in vendita sono "nuove" (provengono da un magazzino editoriale) ma, data l'età, possono avere lievi fioriture sulla carta, mentre la fascetta esterna può presentare piccole "sbucciature". Francese

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        Octopussy

      Jonathan Cape, London 1966 - A fine copy without any tears or inscriptions. The pages are clean and bright and not faded. magnificent dust jacket that is vibrant and looks new with price 10s net on flap. Black boards with gilded text writing. A truly excellent original first edition book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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