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        Geschichte der Aufklärung und des Atheismus. [Von Hermann Ley]. - Insgesamt 9 Bände.

      Berlin: VEB Deutscher Verlag der Wissenschaften 1966-1989.. 9 Bände (Band 1; 2.1; 2.2; 3.1; 3.2; 4.1; 4.2; 5.1; 5.2; komplett). Gr. 8° (23,5 x 17 cm). Orig.-Leinenbände mit Orig.-Schutzumschlägen. [Hardcover / fest gebunden].. "Hermann Ley (1911-1990) war ein Berliner Philosophiehistoriker mit u. a. den Forschungsschwerpunkten Wissenschaftsphilosophie und Geschichte des Atheismus. Am bekanntesten ist Ley für seine Arbeiten zur Geschichte des Materialismus und Atheismus." (Quelle: Wikipedia) - Schutzumschläge berieben, teils etwas fleckig, etwas ausgeblichen oder gebräunt und mit kleineren Randläsuren. - Einbände teils leicht berieben und etwas angestaubt. Ecken und Kanten teilweise leicht bestoßen. Schnitt und Seitenränder teils etwas gebräunt. Seiten teilweise mit kleineren Knickspuren in den Ecken. Band 2.1 mit gestempeltem Besitzervermerk auf dem fliegenden Vorsatz. - Insgesamt saubere und gute Exemplare.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Kretzer - www.bibliotheca-th]
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      New York: Pantheon Books, [1966].. Quarto. Natural linen, stamped in blue, white and black. Portrait. Pictorial endsheets. Photographs, illustrations and plates (some in color). Faint foxing to edges, otherwise very good or better in shelfworn dust jacket with two short, internally mended tears and a bit of dusting to the white portion of the rear panel. First edition. "Affectionately" inscribed by Calder to his Connecticut neighbors, dated 21 April 1967, and signed "Sandy Calder."

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Catalogue des estoilles australes. Ou supplement du catalogue de Thycho, qui montre les longitudes & latitudes des estoilles fixes du Pole Antartique, lesquelles ont esté cachées à Tycho dans l'orison d'Uranibourg, calculées avec un soin tres-exact suivant leurs distances, & corrigées jusques à la fin de l'année 1677. Avec les observations faites en l'Isle de Sainte Helene ...Paris, Jean Baptiste Coignard, 1679. 12mo in 6s. With each page in a frame of thin rules, 4 woodcut decorated initials (2 series of the same size), a decoration made up of 2 vine-leaf fleurons on the title-page, 12 abstract (rather than pictorial) zodiac signs, and numerous letterpress tables. Contemporary French sprinkled calf, gold-tooled spine and board edges. The boards are 5 mm thick, but each has a large panel hollowed out on the inside, perhaps to hold astronomical aids of some sort.

      Armitage, Edmond Halley, (1966), pp. 31-32; Cook, Edmond Halley: charting the heavens and the seas (1997), p. 78; DSB VI, pp. 67-72. Rare first French edition of the first major work by Edmond Halley (1656-1742) translated from the Latin by the astronomer Augustin Royer. A precocious child, Halley became assistant to John Flamsteed at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich in 1675. In 1676 he travelled to the remote South Atlantic island Saint Helena in order to set up an observatory where he set up a more than 7-metre telescope and a sextant with a radius of more than 1 1/2 metres (with telescopic sights) on the top of a 680 metre hill there and map the stars of the southern hemisphere, still not well known in Europe. He also observed a transit of Mercury. On his return to England in 1678, at the age of 22, he published his important observations in the first (Latin) edition of the present work, Catalogus stellarum Australium, sive supplementum catalogi Tychonici, London, 1678. It was a pioneering work not only because it covered the southern hemisphere, but because it was the first printed star catalogue to give telescopically determined positions. According to Cook, the present French translation was published as a supplement to Royer's Carte du ciel, also published in 1679, which covered only stars observable from Europe. Also in 1678 Halley drew up a planisphere, and the Royal Society, impressed by both, elected him as a fellow. Halley, astronomer, geophysicist, mathematician, meteorologist and physicist, was one of the most innovative thinkers of his day, bringing theory and practice together. He is best known as an early adherent of Newton's idea that comets following the same laws as planets, and he correctly concluded that at least some followed elliptical orbits, while Newton had favoured parabolic paths. By computing their orbits from contemporary and historical accounts he successfully predicted the 1758 return of the one now known as Halley's comet.Although Cook calls for an accompanying planisphere, it and a plate with four figures rarely appear as part of the book, whether in the Latin or the French edition, and the book itself does not call for either. They appear to have been separate publications, sometimes found accompanying the book. The hollowed boards of the present binding may have been intended to hold them as loosely inserted folded additions (there is no sign that anything was ever attached). The Earl of Maccelsfield's copy, with his 1860 armorial bookplate, and his embossed stamp on the title-page and 2 following leaves. The second Earl of the second creation, George Parker (ca. 1697-1764) was a leading astronomer and president of the Royal Society. In good condition. With a chip at the top of spine and the inges worn. First French edition of Edmond Halley's first major work.

      [Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830)]
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        Autograph Letter Signed, 2 pp on one 8vo sheet of "The Century Association" stationery, New York City, Feb. 9, 1966

      - He writes to Leon Edel, Henry James biographer. "May I intrude upon your scholarship if it extends to Henry James senior. I want to use a quotation which F. O. Matthiessen gives partially on p. 13 of 'The James Family' and I have no idea where to find it. Matthiessen writes, 'probably James best-known remark is that "to a right-minded man" a crowded horse-car is "the nearest approach to heaven upon earth"." Evans explains he seeks the exact quotation noting that, "F. O. M. does not give a hint of his source.knowing your erudition I do hope you may have in not take down any books yourself for my quest. I'll do that." He signs in full, "Walker Evans." Evans found the actual quote and used it in his photographic portraits of New York City riders titled, "Many Are Called." The correct quote reads: "To a right-minded man, a crowded Cambridge horse car is the nearest approach to heaven upon earth." [Walker Evans, "A Penitent Spy," Rathbone, 2000]. Evans had left his post as editor of Fortune Magazine in 1965 and joined the faculty of Yale University. In 1966, the year of this letter, his photographic study of New York City subway riders was published. "Many Are Called," (1938-41) was photographed with hidden camera, first published almost 30 a after the images were captured, and reissued in 2004. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Schulson Autographs]
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        Piano Concerto (1965 -- 1966)

      Folio (15" X 20"). Stiff brown manila wrappers with brown cloth tape spine and matching outer edges. 190pp. Very good. Quite minor edgewear to outer wrappers (only); mild age toning to text block. Tight and attractive and exceptionally unusual copy of this orchestral piece, being the dedicatee's personal copy. This "edition" is a facsimile of Wuorinen's complete handwritten score, likely produced in only a handful of copies. The piece was commissioned by James Dixon, conductor of the University of Iowa Orchestra, who conducted the premiere performance with Wuorinen himself as soloist in May 1966. The title page bears a printed "to James Dixon" at the top, and below his printed name, Wuorinen boldly inscribes it in pencil "For James, with deepest appreciation / and gratitude. / Charles." Below this, Dixon adds in pencil, "Premiere Iowa City / May 1966 / Recorded Royal Philharmonic / London / Sept 9, 1968." Dixon's extensive pencilled notes, additions, corrections and so on appear throughout the entire score -- an intriguing insight into the conductor's creative process, and almost certainly accomplished with input from the composer himself. CHARLES WUORINEN (born 1938) is one of America's most prolific and versatile composers, the youngest ever to be awarded for Pulitzer Prize for Music (for "Time's Encomium," 1970). JAMES DIXON (1929-2007) was a well-known Iowa orchestra conductor and music educator. A choice copy: The dedicatee’s personal copy of a working score, used in the premiere performance and inscribed by its Pulitzer Prize-winning composer.

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        Svalbard. Svalbards historie 1596 - 1965.

      Bind I-III. Oslo 1966-67. Leks. 8vo. 1527 s. Farveplansjer. Rikt illustrert. Orig. blå skinnryggbd. Utgått bibliotekseksemplar med stempel og nummer på tittelbl. og utlånsliste (ikke brukt) og mappe for lånekort på bakre forsats (disse fjernet i bd. III). Verket fremstår likevel som pent og lite lest, med kun to skraper i skinnet nederst på ryggen på bd. III

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        Valley of The Dolls

      New York: Bernard Geiss Associates, 1966. Signed. First Edition, First Printing, with "First Printing" stated on the copyright page. 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.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Glückwunschkarte für die Galerie Wolfgang Ketterer, München. Farbige Aquatintaradierung auf Perlmutt-Japan. 1966.

      . 21,7 : 15,8 cm auf gefalt. Doppelblatt (34,8 : 57 cm) mit Text in Buchdruck.. Gabler 81. - Im rechten Unterrand typogr. bezeichnet: "Originalaquatinta von E.W.Nay, gedruckt bei George Visat, Paris". - Ganz makelloses Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Howard Hawks (Softcover, inscribed by Hawks)

      Paris: Editions Universitaires / Classiques du Cinema no. 21, 1966. Later printing, trade softcover. INSCRIBED by legendary director Howard Hawks on the half title page: "To Pierre Goulliard / Howard Hawks." The genre-hopping director of such classics as "His Girl Friday" (1940), "The Big Sleep" (1946), "The Thing from Another World" (1951), and "Rio Bravo" (1959), Hawks's critical reputation as auteur was established by "Cahiers du Cinema" in the 1950s and his work was a huge influence on the emerging French New Wave, particularly Truffaut, Rivette, and Jean-Luc Godard. Godard called Hawks "the greatest American artist." An uncommon signature on a volume of an important series of film criticism written at the time the director's reputation as an auteur was still very much being established.From the collection of noted cinephile and collector Pierre Goulliard, who spent decades in the latter half of the twentieth century obtaining inscriptions from the giants of European cinema.Near Fine in photo illustrated wrappers. Light rubbing to the edges, and some light soil to the wrappers. Text in French, illustrated with numerous photos throughout.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        The Penis is an Angry Face

      San Francisco: Running Elk (1966) - San Francisco: Running Elk (1966). A collection of forty-two homoerotic linoleum block illustrations by the Beat painter, Rick Barton and printed by Grabhorn-Hoyem Press on fine rag paper. The book was finished several months before Barton went blind in one eye and is a testament to his great talents as a creative artist. Some of the images portray his circle of friends, including his onetime lover Kenneth Anger, his publisher Harold La Vigne and his assistant David Nelson. The linocuts are printed on individual sheets and laid into a paper portfolio, signed by Barton and Nelson on the title page. The edition is one of 100 numbered copies. A very good copy in original brown wrappers. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Elysium Books]
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      London: Peter Owen, [1966].. Cloth boards. Fine in lightly rubbed dust jacket. First edition. Inscribed by Jane Bowles to the publisher ("love to Peter from Jane Bowles") on a slip affixed to the free endsheet by Owen. Bowles was, of course, in Tangier on the occasion of publication, and the mode of inscription follows Owen's approach for getting inscriptions from his geographically distant authors.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        The Resurrection

      New American Library (NAL), 1966. First Edition (first printing). The first novel by the author of GRENDEL and THE SUNLIGHT DIALOGUES, the story of a forty-one-year-old philosophy professor who has come home to die of leukemia. Near Fine/Near Fine. A yellowed (negative) newspaper review column has been taped to the title page with offsetting to the paper. A couple of small chips with light edgewear and rubbing to the dust jacket panels and spine -- still a relatively clean copy. Signed by Gardner on the half title page. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        The Old Textiles of Turkey [2 volumes]

      Kyoto: Korinsha. Fine; 17 x 15 (43 cm) Hardback in folding case portfolio with bone clasps. . Softbound text. Plates in Japanese binding. Fine condition.. 1966-67. Hardcover. Illustrated by 100 color relief-halftone plates; GWO 2320. Two volume set. Turkish silks and velvets from the 15th-18th century from the Victoria and Albert Museum collection. Lists of plates and captions in Japanese and English. Scarce and beautiful. [CSROT t1835].; 20; 218 pp. .

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        Truman thanks the NASA Administrator ? who directed the space program from Mercury to Apollo ? for an inscribed copy of NASA?s first ?Administrative History.?

      Typed Letter Signed ?Harry S. Truman,? one page, 7.25? x 10.5?. Independence, Missouri, July 22, 1966. To James E. Webb, Administrator, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C. With original 7.5? x 4? printed franked envelope. Staple holes in blank upper edge of letter and right edge of envelope. Fine condition.In full, ?Dear Jim: Thank you for your good letter of July 15th, and the book ?An Administrative History of NASA 1958-1963?. I appreciate most highly your thoughtfulness in remembering me with a copy of the book and am most grateful for the kind inscription on the fly-leaf. I hope everything is going well with you and am sure it is.?Accompanied by an unsigned carbon of Webb?s July 15, 1966 letter to Truman: ?Dear Mr. President: Because of the tremendous support you gave to the building of the institution of the Presidency, and because the Truman Library will receive my own papers relating to the five years covered in NASA?s first historica

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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      New York: Harper & Row, 1966. 1966. 1st Edition. Black cloth with pale blue lettering on spine and design on front cover. DJ unclipped, but with slight tear on front and slight marking. 85pp. At 258 Creek Road Greenwich we are open 7 days weekly 1pm to 4pm at least, often later; with a large stock covering most subjects, vintage books, paintings and prints... All overseas orders sent by airmail. . 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8.25 x 5.75. Hard Back.

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        AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS and Other Novels of Terror (First U. K. Edition, INSCRIBED)

      London: Gollancz, 1966. Lovecraft, H. P. AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS and other novels of terror. Selected with an introduction by August Derleth. London: Gollancz, 1966. First English Edition. NEAR FINE copy in NEAR FINE priced dustjacket, the tiniest of blemishes to both book and jacket but it has exceptionally good eye appeal without any of the usual problems that plague the bright yellow Gollancz dustwrappers of the era. INSCRIBED BY AUGUST DERLETH on the front-free endpaper to a well-known collector; we're not aware of Derleth having signed many other First English Lovecraft editions. This is the first time we've handled one in twenty years of selling a lot of Lovecraft so we suspect there's some genuine scarcity here. This is an impressively fat anthology for English readers including THE CASE OF CHARLES DEXTER WARD, THE SHUNNED HOUSE & THE DREAM-QUEST OF UNKNOWN KADATH as well as the title novel and four other novellas.. . Signed. First English Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Lakin & Marley Rare Books ]
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      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1966 First edition of the Author's First Book. 8vo., gilt-lettered brown cloth, white dove stamped on upper cover with toffee endpapers. Inscribed by the author on the title page: "Robert Coover / 19/V/88 / Los Angeles". In Addition, this copy belonged to Coover's literary agent at the time, Georges Borchardt, Inc. Agents, with their label glued to the bottom of the front free endpaper. A fine copy in a near fine correctly priced dustwrapper showing minimal use. A great copy of a terrific book. Winner of the William Faulkner Award.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Reflecting on his loss to John F. Kennedy five years earlier as a result of ?vote frauds,? concerned that if reported now it would reflect harshly on the martyred president?s memory, Nixon is certain that <I>?some enterprising reporter will, at some time in the future, write a story on the vote frauds of 1960 which might have a great national impact. I suppose, of course, that additional time must expire so that such a work would not appear to cast a reflection on the Kennedy memory??</I>

      Typed Letter Signed ?Dick,? one page, 7.25? x 10.5?. New York, February 1, 1966. To Earl Mazo, author of ?Richard Nixon: A Political and Personal Portrait? (1959). Written on Nixon?s personal stationery, with his law firm?s address, a little over two years after John F. Kennedy?s assassination and three years before Nixon?s election as President. Fine condition.In full, ?I found your suggestions most stimulating and you will probably see them plagiarized in some of my speeches in the weeks and months ahead, provided of course, they get any news coverage. I was, naturally, most interested in your monograph on Johnson and Nixon, the politicians! I hope some day it may be published. And I also think that some enterprising reporter will, at some time in the future, write a story on the vote frauds of 1960 which might have a great national impact. I suppose, of course, that additional time must expire so that such a work would not appear to cast a reflection on the Kennedy memory.

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        Gilbert, Sir W. S.; Sullivan, A

      The Mikado, DÕOyly Carte Opera Company Repertory Montreal October 19-23, 1966 and DÕOyly Carte Opera Company. Hurok Publications, New York. 16 plus 9 plus 12 Pages. Three book / booklet set consisting of red and gold card cover overview of Opera Company, white card cover booklet The Mikado, and gloss paper booklet Programme for the Repertory held October 19 to 23, 1966 at Place Des Arts, Montreal, Quebec, Canada./Softcover. NON SMOKING STORE. My listing includes PHOTO OF ACTUAL BOOK for sale. Book Very Gently Read. GIFT QUALITY. Book Interiors FINE/ Covers Near Fine. All side stapled. Cover of main book is red, lettering gold, colour photo front, colour ad back. Cover of The Mikado book is white, lettering black, black/white photo front. MAIN BOOK: Covers and spine are flat, clean, bright, no rips, one small bent corner tip, s, small bit of colour chipping on spine in places, two creases across upper left corner at spine, small bit of colour removed at the T in Carte, perhaps from a finger being there, miniscule edge wear. THE MIKADO BOOK: Covers flat, clean, bright, no rips, no bent corners, like new except perhaps some hard to see age darkening on edges. REPERTORY PROGRAMME BOOKLET: Covers are flat, clean, bright, no rips, no bent corners, some minor age darkening on edges of front cover. Insides of all three books are clean, tight, clear, bright, flat. Small bit of age darkening in the Repertory Programme on edges of some pages. Repertory Programme was left folded a the page for The Mikado and there is a bit of age darkening on the edges and a few faint reddish marks from rubbing the red cover of the Main Book. . Vintage

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      London: Victor Gollancz, 1966: First British Edition, First Printing. In original dust jacket with price of 30/- net intact; Lacking the belly band, though part of it has been tipped in on the rear free end paper. In Very Good condition. Clean text, though pages are lightly age toned. Sound binding. Damage to front paste down and front free end paper from large book plate removal. Boards show light sunning and wear. The spine shows a gentle reading crease, and light rubbing to gilt stamping. The dust jacket shows a few large chips at the top of the front panel, and a few closed tears to the bottom of the rear. The dust jacket also shows rubbing, and some areas of separation between the surface and the laminate. The flaps show light sunning, and there is a tape ghost at the top edge visible only from the blank verso. An attractive copy overall.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Tragedy and Hope: A History of The World in Our Time

      New York: MacMillan Publishing Company, 1966-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. New York: Macmillan Company, 1966. 196 pp. First edition, first printing. (All first edition points present: stated "First Printing" on copyright page, no mention of later publisher Angriff Press, full page count, does not state First published in 1966 by on title page.) Near fine hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. Book itself in nice shape. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Not an ex-library copy! Jacket in nice shape. Small circular stain on front panel, small tear in top of back panel, light edge wear and toning along top edge. Pencilled "Not for sale" on front flap, can be easily erased. Jacket is mylar-protected. An attractive copy in unusually nice shape.Professor Carroll Quigley&#39;s magnum opus, a history of world power with an emphasis on some of the hidden hands behind major world events. Around 200 pages were cut (suppressed?) from subsequent printings of the book.

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        John Huston (First Edition, inscribed by John Huston)

      Paris: Cinema d'Aujourd'hui no. 44 / Edition Serghes, 1966. First Edition. First Edition, a trade softcover original. INSCRIBED by director John Huston on the half title page: "To Pierre Goulliard / with my best regards / John Huston." An early, critical look at the iconic director of such enduring classics as "The Maltese Falcon" (1940), "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre" (1948), "The Asphalt Jungle" (1950), and "The African Queen" (1951). From the collection of noted cinephile and collector Pierre Goulliard, who spent decades in the latter half of the twentieth century obtaining inscriptions from the giants of European cinema. About Near Fine in wrappers. Square and tight, with light fading to the orange on the spine, and some light rubbing overall. Text in French, illustrated with numerous photos throughout.

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        Erinnerungen eines Erotomanen. Mit fünf Original Radierungen von Gerhard Hoehme. Vorzugsausgabe.

      ( Köln ), Wolfgang Hake Verlag, ( 1966 ).. Format 25 x 25 cm. Mit 5 signierten, nummerierten und datierten Originalradierungen von Gerhard Hoehme. Weiße Orig. -Broschur mit Orig.-Klarsicht-Schutzumschlag. Eins von nur 130 nummerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe (GA 300) bei der alle Radierungen vom Künstler Gerhard Hoehme handschriftlich signiert , nummeriert und datiert sind. Druckvermerk vom Verfasser Dieter Hülsmanns signiert. Sehr gutes Exemplar..

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        Rare Autograph Letter Signed signed by both artists, written by Zurn, 2pp on one 8vo sheet, in French, Paris, March 7, 1966

      - Zurn writes to her doctor and fellow poet, Gaston Ferdi?re (1907-90). "Dear Friend, I am worried that I have not received an answer to my letter. The easiest thing to do , and which should not create too much trouble for you would be to simply mail me a check.and address to me, Ruth Zurn. Please forgive me, but I need the money very much. My health is fine, except for a touch of anemia." She signs, "Unica." Bellmer, her partner, signs, "et Hans Bellmer."

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        Flowers for Algernon

      New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1966-03-01. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1966. 274 pp. First edition, first printing. (Stated "First edition" on copyright page.) Fine hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. Book itself in great shape. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Dust jacket price-clipped, tear to top of front panel, repaired by former owner on verso with tape, wear along edges, spine panel a bit wrinkled and soiled, back panel has chip at bottom and rubbing. Nice condition overall.The rare first printing of Daniel Keyes&#39; Nebula-award winning novel ,which was the basis of the 1968 Academy Award-winning movie Charly.

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        Death of a Naturalist

      London: Faber and Faber, 1966. First edition. Octavo, original green cloth with titles to the spine in gilt. Signed by Seamus Heaney on the title page. Near fine in near fine dust jacket with some light sunning to the pink portion of the spine. A very sharp copy of this important work by the Nobel Prize-winning author. The Death of a Naturalist is the first regularly published book by the Nobel Prize-winning poet. It consists of 34 short poems and is largely concerned with childhood experiences and the formulation of adult identities, family relationships, and rural life. The collection begins with one of Heaney&#39;s best-known poems, "Digging", and includes the acclaimed "Death of a Naturalist.

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      c. 1966. Sheet size: 143 × 146 mm. Pen and ink on wove paper. Stamped on verso for publication in the Sunday Telegraph. The cartoons and illustrations of Nicolas Bentley (1907-1978) were part of the warp and weft of English popular culture in the 1950s and 60s. Never savage, though often waspishly accurate and exuding an urbane air of amusement at the foibles of his fellows, Bentley&#39;s work was familiar to the public from a wide variety of publications. Between 1952 and 1954 he drew regular cartoons for the weekly Time and Tide, and after that for the daily News Chronicle. Between 1958 and 1962 he drew topical cartoons for the Daily Mail under the title "Watch My Line." He also drew many portraits, in black and white line, of famous people, for various papers, including over sixty for the Sunday Telegraph, which began publication in February 1961.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Crying of Lot 49

      Philadelphia, PA & New York, NY: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Fine/Near Fine. The Crying of Lot the story of Oedipa Maas, a young woman who finds herself appointed executrix of a former lover&#39;s estate. This is annoying enough, but when it leads to the gradual revelation of the secret postal system of the outcasts..."(from rear flap) A first edition of Thomas Pynchon&#39;s second novel, published three years after his Faulkner First Novel Award-winning V. made a splash whose ripples still resonate. Another hauntingly humorous cult-popular classic by this uncatagorizable giant of twentieth & twenty-first century American literature. As Richard Poirier wrote at the end of his New York Times review when it was first published, "What is also noticeable here, and throughout the novel, is that the major character is really Pynchon himself, Pynchon&#39;s voice with its capacity to move from the elegy to the epic catalogue. The narrator sounds like a survivor looking through the massed wreckage of his civilization, "a salad of despair." That typically full of sadness, terror, love, and flamboyance. But then, how else should one imagine a tryst with America? And that is what this novel is." A very important item for any serious Pynchon collection, in relatively wonderful condition. Book very fine with very mild soiling & scratching to edges, very light wear, soiling & spotting to upper & lower edges of front, back covers & spine, very small bump at top right corner of front cover, interior almost mint with only very light browning to edges. Dust jacket in near-fine condition with very minor rubbing & moderate creasing at top right corner of front cover, moderate wear & soiling of back cover esp. vertically at or near edges, very small missing portion at lower spine, top appx. 1/16" horizontal portion of front & back covers neatly cut off (can be determined from jagged remains at spine), unclipped front & rear flaps in very fine condition with only very light browning & creasing at edges.

      [Bookseller: Third Mind Books]
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        North of Summer: Poems from Baffin Island (Original Typewritten Manuscript)

      1966 - About the manuscript: Original manuscript of Al Purdy's book, North of Summer: Poems from Baffin Island. On first page, in Al's handwriting, he wrote "Original Manuscript with publishers. Replaced with zerox copy & revised poems. June 19, 1966. Manuscript is in very nice condition. Pinholes throughout the top portion of manuscript; caused by staples which are no longer present. Comes in custom made protective case. Additional photos available upon request. We're not satisfied unless you are.

      [Bookseller: The Poet's Pulpit]
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        Querner, Curt. - Stehender weiblicher Akt.

      . Zeichnung / Kohlezeichnung, auf grauem Büttenpapier, 1966. Von Curt Querner. 52,5 x 35,0 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Rechts unten signiert und datiert. - Etwas fingerfleckig. Reißzwecklöchlein. Insgesamt guter Erhaltungszustand. Curt Querner (1904 Börnchen bei Freital - 1976 Kreischa). Deutscher Maler der Neuen Sachlichkeit. Schlosserlehre. Arbeit als Fabrikschlosser. 1926-30 Studium an der Dresdner Kunstakademie. Mitglied der Künstlergruppe Asso. 1933 erstmalige Ausstellung in der Kunsthandlung Kühl in Dresden. Freundschaft mit dem Freitaler Ehrenbürger Hellmuth Heinz (1904-1994). 1971 Käthe-Kollwitz-Preis. 1972 Nationalpreis der DDR..

      [Bookseller: Galerie Himmel]
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        HISTORIA DE IBIZA - Obra Completa (4 Tomos)

      Editorial Daedalus, Palma de Mallorca 1966 - 25 x 18 cm. Tela con sobrecubierta ilustrada. Tomo I - 550 pp. Tomo II - 367 pp. Tomo III - 397 pp. Tomo IV - 493 pp. Contrareembolso - 3 eur. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librería Miguel Blázquez]
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        The Crying of Lot 49

      J.B. Lippincott Company, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia 1966. First Edition / First Printing. Stated First Edition, no additional printings. Date code 366 at the front flap. Scarce First Edition. Book Condition: Very Good, tight spine, spots at the top edge & foot of the pages. Light stain at the front board, name and address at the front endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, clean and bright front panel, price clipped. Soft shelf wear. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

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        Junger Maler an der Staffelei.

      . Öl auf Holz, rechts unten signiert und datiert "F. Reynaud 51". 22,5:17 cm. Provenienz: Frankfurter Privatbesitz; Auktion 84, Arno Winterberg, Heidelberg, Nr. 339 mit Farbabb. Verglleichsliteratur: E. Benezit, Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateur et Garveurs. Nouv. Edition. Librairie Gründ 1966, Bd. VII, S. 200 mit Abbildung der Signatur.. Der als Genre-, Landschafts- und Bildnismaler tätige Künstler war in Paris Schüler von A.R. Aubert (1781-1857) und E. Loubon (1809-1863). Er debütierte 1848 im Salon und wurde 1867 und 1889 mit Medaillen ausgezeichnet. In den Museen von Aix en Provence, Marseille, Montpellier, Pontoise und Reims werden Arbeiten von ihm verwahrt.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Eigenhändig geschriebene Briefkarte mit Unterschrift. Zweiseitig. 6.10.1966.

      1966.. DIN A 6 (wohl erhalten, aber gelocht). Auflage:0. Otto Hahn (* 8. März 1879 in Frankfurt am Main; + 28. Juli 1968 in Göttingen), deutscher Chemiker, Pionier der Radiochemie, Entdecker der Kernspaltung des Urans, Nobelpreis 1944. Glückwunschkarte an Prof. Dr. Hans Stille, Hannover: "Lieber, verehrter Herr Professor Stille. Aus der Zeitung lese ich, dass Sie am/8. Oktober Ihr 90. Lebensjahr vollenden werden. Lassen Sie mich Ihnen zu diesem seltenen Feiertag meine herzlichen Glückwünsche aussprechen. Ich hoffe, es geht Ihnen gesundheitlich noch so gut, wie ich Sie seit Jahren in Erinnerung habe.[...]. Recht schöne Grüsse, Ihr ergebener Otto Hahn". Hahn erinnert an Freundschaften und bedauert "kaum weilt noch jemand unter uns". Im eigenhändig adressierten Briefumschlag. Hans Stille (* 8. Oktober 1876 in Hannover; + 26. Dezember 1966 ebenda), beutender Geologe des 20.Jahrhunderts. Professor der Geologie an den Universitäten Göttingen, Hannover und ab 1932 Berlin (Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität). 1946 gründete er in Ostberlin das Geotektonische Institut, aus dem später das geophysikalische Zentralinstitut ZIPE hervorging.

      [Bookseller: AEGIS Buch - und Kunstantiquariat Einzel]
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        Die Bassariden. Opera seria mit Intermezzo in einem Akt nach den "Bacchanten" des Euripides von W. H. Auden und Chester Kallman. Musik von Hans Werner Henze. Dirigent: Christoph von Dohnanyi. Inszenierung: Gustav Rudolf Sellner. Dionysos: Loren Driscoll. Pentheus: Kostas Paskalis. Agaue: Kerstin Meyer. Autonoe: Ingeborg Hallstein.

      Salzburg, -, 1966.. o. Pag. OProgrammheft.. Jaklitsch III 143. - Leichte Gbrsp. - Mit den eighd. Signaturen von Walter Hagen-Groll, William Dooley, Ingeborg Hallstein, Kostas Paskalis, Vera Little, Helmut Melchert, Christoph von Dohnanyi, Kerstin Meyer, Loren Driscoll, Norbert Balatsch, Peter Lagger, Filippo Sanjust und Gustav Rud. Sellner.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        The Big Knockover. Selected Stories and Short Novels. Edited and with an Introduction by Lillian Hellman

      New York: Random House, 1966. First Edition. Inscribed by Lillian Hellman to Norman Mailer, â??For Norman, With love, Lillian.â? Just very good in dust jacket; in a custom cloth clamshell box. Of course, it would be better to have it inscribed by Hammett, but he had already been dead for five years, so set that wish aside. Given Mailerâ??s own weak attempt at hardboiled fiction (Tough Guys Donâ??t Dance, 1984), this is an especially good association. Despite his well-earned reputation as a writer, that book demonstrated that it is no easy task, even for someone as talented and skilled as Mailer, to write in the genre.

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        Vakher. Roman. Mit acht Originalradierungen von Thomas Häfner.

      Darmstadt. Joseph Melzer Verlag. 1966.. Folio. 101 (1) S. in losen Doppelbögen. Oasenziegenleder-Kassette in OPapp-Schuber. Tadelloses Exemplar.. Nummer 0 von 10 (Gesamtauflage 300) Exemplaren der Luxusausgabe mit 8 handkolorierten und handsignierten Radierungen lose in violetter Oasenziegenleder - Kassette. Der Text in Tertia Bodoni auf echt Kupferdruck - Bütten. Exemplar aus dem Nachlass Dieter Hülsmanns, mit 0 nummeriert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Die Bassariden. Opera seria mit Intermezzo in einem Akt nach den "Bacchanten" des Euripides von W. H. Auden und Chester Kallman. Musik von Hans Werner Henze. Dirigent: Christoph von Dohnanyi. Inszenierung: Gustav Rudolf Sellner. Dionysos: Loren Driscoll. Pentheus: Kostas Paskalis. Agaue: Kerstin Meyer. Autonoe: Ingeborg Hallstein.

      -,, Salzburg, 1966 - Salzburg, -, 1966. o. Pag. OProgrammheft. Jaklitsch III 143. - Leichte Gbrsp. - Mit den eighd. Signaturen von Walter Hagen-Groll, William Dooley, Ingeborg Hallstein, Kostas Paskalis, Vera Little, Helmut Melchert, Christoph von Dohnanyi, Kerstin Meyer, Loren Driscoll, Norbert Balatsch, Peter Lagger, Filippo Sanjust und Gustav Rud. Sellner. Deutsch

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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