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        Typed Letters Signed

      Np: California. Soft cover. Fine. TWO TYPED LETTERS SIGNED BY RONALD REAGAN, one signed "Dutch" as governor-elect in 1966; the second signed "Ronald" as Governor in 1969. The first letter, dated December 9, 1966 on Reagan's personal stationery ("Ronald Reagan / Governor-Elect / State of California") is written to his cousin, Milford L. Smith, who had written to Reagan about a speech delivered by Mr. Smith's son, Dennis, at a recent Rotary Club meeting. The original printed notes for the meeting are included and mention that Dennis "made an outstanding presentation... It will be a long time before any of us will forget his statement: 'God started some of us off with two strikes against us but we stand firm in our knowledge that he will never let us strike out.'" Reagan, in his letter, enthusiastically responds, "You have great reason to be proud of Dennis. The line you sent me that he spoke at the Rotary Club is something to be remembered. When I see some of our beatniks protesting because life isn't being handed to them on a big enough platter, I'm going to remember this line." Signed "Dutch". The second letter included is dated September 4, 1969, on Reagan's California Governor's stationery and is addressed to Dennis, congratulating him on becoming "President of the Sterling-Rock Falls Toastmasters Club". Reagan writes: "I didn't want to miss the opportunity to congratulate you on your achievements-- it must be a great personal satisfaction to know of the impact your leadership has had on the community." Signed: "Ronald". California: 1966, 1969. Two 8.5 x 11 inch sheets (Reagan letterhead). With original envelope (with Reagan's return address) for the first letter. Neat folds, otherwise fine. Custom cloth presentation box available for $175; half-leather for $375.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        High and Low

      London, John Murray,, 1966. Octavo. Original light grey cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. A fine copy. First Edition, First Impression. Limited to 100 copies signed by John Betjeman.

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        Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture

      New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1966. First edition, first printing. Octavo, original gray cloth. Signed and dated by Robert Venturi. An excellent near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. As Venturi's "gentle manifesto for a nonstraightforward architecture," Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture expresses in the most compelling and original terms the postmodern rebellion against the purism of modernism. Three hundred and fifty architectural photographs serve as historical comparisons and illuminate the author's ideas on creating and experiencing architecture" (The New York Times).

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        The Collected Papers of Paul A. Samuelson: Volumes 1-4

      Cambidge, MA: MIT Press, 1966. First edition of the first four volumes of the Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Samuelson collected papers. Octavo, original cloth, 4 volumes. Each are fine in very good to near fine dust jackets. Included are the contents pages in volumes 1,2, and 4. Paul Samuelson is one of the developers of both neo-Keynesian and neoclassical economics, the latter of which still dominates mainstream economics. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for having written considerable parts of economic theory, and he is one of the ten Nobel Prize winning economists still signing the Economist's statement opposing the Bush tax cuts. One of Samuelson's many novel contributions was that he generalized and applied mathematical methods developed for the study of thermodynamics to the field of economics. His inspiration for doing so came, in part, from his mentor, polymath Edwin Bisdwell Wilson who was a former Yale student of the founder of chemical thermodynamics, Willard Gibbs. Samuelson, therefore, is a successful example of interdisciplinarity, and he combined these ideas in his magnum opus Foundations of Economic Analysis (1947).

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        Australian Dictionary of Biography; 15 Volumes 1788-1858 -- A-H & I-Z, 1851-1819 A-C & D-J & K-Q & R-Z, 1891-1939 A-Ch & Cl-Gib & Gil-Las & Lat-Ner & Nes-Smi & Smy-Z

      Melbourne University Press, Carlton South, Victoria, No date. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. & & Approximately 20 kg, 15 volumes, all around 600 pages, the 1st 12 bound in red cloth, with beige dustwrapper with Burgundy text, various degrees of fading of the spine and margins of the panels, some traces of foxing to the top edges of the text blocks, but essentially very good condition or better. The last 3 volumes in the set have a colour illustrated dust jacket on a blue background. Slight change in the paper used also. (Slightly thinner). "If the dictionary is intended primarily as a work of reference, short and relevant bibliographies are appended to each entry assegai for further research. With its cavalcade of human activity, the Dictionary provides a fresh and very picture of Australia's formative years". The 1st volume was published in 1966, the 15th volume in 2000. Postage outside of Australia will be very expensive (currently over one third of the price of the set of books!) The 15 volumes are being sold at a set. Size: 8vo - up to 9 ¾" tall - Octavo. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Australiana; Dictionaries ; ISBN: 0522842364. ISBN/EAN: 9780522842364. Inventory No: 0235203. . This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia..

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        The Crying of Lot 49

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1966 First edition, first printing. Near fine in a bright unclipped jacket with some light wear and a few tiny creases at the extremities, light dust soiling to rear panel and a closed tear at the rear flap fold.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

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        The Collected Scientific Papers of Paul A. Samuelson. Volumes I-V

      Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1966-1986. First editions of each volume of the collected papers of Nobel Prize-winning economists papers. Octavo, 5 volumes, original cloth. Each are near fine in very good dust jackets. Each volume is signed by Paul A. Samuelson; volumes I & II are signed by fellow Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph E. Stiglitz, who served as editor of these volumes. "It is a measure of Professor Samuelson's preeminence that the sheer scale of his work should be so much taken for granted," observes a reviewer in the "Economist" who goes on to note that "a cynic might add that it would have been better for Professor Samuelson to write less merely to give others a chance to write at all."In fact, Samuelson's output, his "extraordinary mastery of methods, both mathematical and linguistic" (review of Volume 4 of "The Collected Scientific Papers"), have not diminished. Volumes 1 through 4 encompass more than 280 articles. The first two contain virtually all of Samuelson's contributions to economic theory through mid-1964; Volume 3 contains all the scientific papers written from mid-1964 through 1970, and the last volume brings his work up to through 1976. A very attractive set, scarce signed. Paul Samuelson is one of the developers of both neo-Keynesian and neoclassical economics, the latter of which still dominates mainstream economics. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for having written considerable parts of economic theory, and he is one of the ten Nobel Prize winning economists still signing the Economist's statement opposing the Bush tax cuts. One of Samuelson's many novel contributions was that he generalized and applied mathematical methods developed for the study of thermodynamics to the field of economics. His inspiration for doing so came, in part, from his mentor, polymath Edwin Bisdwell Wilson who was a former Yale student of the founder of chemical thermodynamics, Willard Gibbs. Samuelson, therefore, is a successful example of interdisciplinarity, and he combined these ideas in his magnum opus Foundations of Economic Analysis (1947).

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        The Wrong Venus (First Edition, inscribed to John D. MacDonald)

      New York: New American Library (NAL), 1966. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper to fellow mystery writer John D. MacDonald: "To John D. / With admiration / Charlie." A brief but eloquent inscription, linking two of the best hard-boiled mystery writers of a generation. & & Williams also wrote the screenplay for the 1968 film adaptation, "Don't Just Stand There!" starring Robert Wagner and Mary Tyler Moore. Williams is best known for his books "Dead Calm," "Aground," and "The Sailcloth Shroud." Like other hard-boiled authors, much of his output came in the form of paperback originals, and his books are seldom found inscribed, this being only the second such copy we have seen. On top of that, a stellar association. & & Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. A lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Civitates Orbis Terrarum; 3 Vols. The Towns of the World, 1572-1618

      Cleveland: The World Publishing Co.. 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Three volumes. Folios, cloth hardbacks with dust jackets, illustrated, pcoket with loose prints at the end of volume one, clean unmarked texts, all volumes about Near Fine in about Near Fine dust jackets, a bit of soiling to edges and endpapers of a couple volumes, slight rubbing and minor wear to tips and edges of the dust jackets. Digital images available upon request.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Civitates orbis terrarum, 'The towns of the world, ' 1572-1618 (3 Volume set)

      World Publishing Company, 1966-01-01. Hardcover. Like New. 3 volume set. Fine. 6 pts. in 3 v. maps, plates. 45 cm. Suitable for a gift, with no wear. Clean, unmarked pages. Perfect bindings and covers. Hardcovers and dust jacket. Six col. plates in pocket of v. 1."Facsimile edition ... of the six volumes ... apparently printed by Peter von Brachel about the years 1618-23." <br><br> This is an oversized or heavy book that requires additional postage for international delivery outside of Canada and the US.

      [Bookseller: SequiturBooks]
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        Notre Dame de Vie. DELUXE edition, with signed linocut by Picasso.

      Notre Dame de Vie Secret d?alcove d?un atelier. Editions Cercle d?Art Paris, 1966 Brown leather and cloth covered box, with gilt lettering on the spine, and with a color reproduction of Picasso?s signature on the front. Deluxe limited edition on 150 copies of which this one is N 36. This book is the last of three volumes of ?Secrets d?alcove d?un atelier?. A loose linocut, with inverted date 16.2.66 in the plate, signed and numbered in pencil, accompanies the book. The print represents the portrait of the painter Edouard Pignon, the husband of Heleine Permelin. Very good and rare copy.

      [Bookseller: Marninart, Inc (ABAA-ILAB)]
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        BESTIARE

      Paris: Printed by the artist, 1966.. [2],14 leaves. Folio (65 x 50 cm). Loose sheets. Slight tanning at extreme edges, otherwise very good to near fine. First edition. A suite of fourteen sheets of engravings and intaglios (often with multiple or composite images per sheet), some involving color, plus a frontis of "un chou rouge" on the title leaf and an illustrated index leaf. Copy # 72 of an edition of 120 copies, printed on BFK Rives, with the two prelims numbered as to the impression, and the fourteen sheets of engravings numbered and signed by the artist.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        BROCKHAUS Enzyklopädie in zwanzig Bänden (+ 5 Erg.-Bdn.)

      Wiesbaden, F.A. Brockhaus 1966-81.. 17. völlig neubearb. Aufl. des grossen Brockhauses. Bde. 1-25. Lex.-8°. Mit ca. 225.000 Stichwörtern und 27.000 Abb., 800 Karten. OHLdr. m. Rückensch. u. Rückengoldpräg. Vors. gestemp. Seemann 86 - Komplette Ausgabe mit den 20 Grundbänden und allen 5 Ergänzungsbänden: Kartenbd., 3 Bde. Ergänzung, Bildwörterbuch d. dt. Sprache.

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        The Painted Bird

      W. H. Allen, 1966. First British Edition (first printing). The first novel by the author of BEING THERE, the story of a traumatized childhood that begins with the abandonment of a six-year-old boy in a remote Eastern European village during the German occupation. Very Good +/Near Fine -- some browning to the edge of the pages and a couple of slightly bumped corners. Bits of toning to the otherwise clean dust jacket but for one tiny chip at the head of the spine. Inscribed by Kosinski on the front free end paper in (I assume) Polish and dated London, 1966. From the Larry Owens collection. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Order and Chaos Chez Hans Reichel

      Tucson, Arizona: Loujon Press, 1966. One of 26 lettered (T) copies of the Crimson Oasis edition; apparently Miller and Reichel lost track somewhat during the signing of this edition, there are two copies with the letter “T” both signed by Miller, of which this is one. As new/pictorial dust jacket. Quarto.

      [Bookseller: Randall House Rare Books]
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        The Dark is Rising Sequence: Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; Silver on the Tree

      New York: Harcourt, Brace & World; Atheneum, 1966-1977. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine. First U.S. edition , first printing, of the first title; first editions, first printings of the remaining titles. Condition: "Over Sea, Under Stone" is fine and bright; the dustwrapper is price-clipped and has the tiniest bit of wear at the edges, else fine as well. "The Dark is Rising" is fine and bright; the dustwrapper is not price-clipped, has a short, closed marginal tear, and a bit of roughness along the top;l it does not have the Newbery Honor sticker. "Greenwitch" is fine in a fine, unclipped dustwrapper. "The Grey King" is foxed along the top else is fine; the dustwrapper is not price-clipped, but has light foxing to the reverse and uneven sunning of the front and rear panels; It does not have the Newbery Medal sticker. "Silver on the Tree" has a light residue from an old price-sticker on the front free endpaper else is fine; the dustwrapper is not price clipped and is fine. Contemporary Arthurian fantasy and the struggle between The Light and The Dark. "The Grey King" was awarded the Newbery Medal in 1976, and "The Dark is Rising" a Newbery Honor in 1974.

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        Over Sea, Under Stone

      Harcourt, Brace & World 1966 - One third of the free front endpaper has been neatly excised (presumably to delete previous owner's inscription). Book is Near Very Good. The jacket shows some wear to extremities. Jacket is Near Very Good. This book is NOT Ex Library. No previous owner's name or inscriptions. Jacket price not clipped. This is a stated 1st American Edition. This book will be shipped with a fresh mylar dust jacket protector. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Page Books]
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        Death of a Naturalist

      New York: Oxford Univ Pr American Branch, 1966. Gilt lettered green cloth in decorative dust jacket. Signed by the author on title page and additionally inscribed by Heaney to Greg Gatenby "For Greg in Toronto, in May 1990 , Seamus" . Gatenby, the director of the Harbourfront reading series, has his ownership signature on the front endpaper. Heaney has additionally made two corrections to the text in his hand.The 1st US edition is from the UK sheets. Minor abrasions and edgewear and some fading the dj spine o/w near fine.. Inscribed by the Author. 1st Us Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8 Vo.

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        Poems of Thomas Gray. With Watercolour Illustrations by William Blake. [Commentary by Irene Tayler]. 1000 COPIES WERE PRIINTED

      Folio Society, [2013]2 vols., 8vo., First Edition thus, with a portrait frontispiece and 116 fine watercolour plates in facsimile; pictorial cloth, morocco back, upper board and backstrip lettered in gilt, Commentary Volume in brown cloth, gilt back, the two volumes housed in publisher's buckram solander case lettered in gilt. A FINE SET. EDITION LIMTED TO 1000 SETS. This splendid FS production reproduces the original watercolours, acquired by Paul Mellon in 1966 and now in the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art. A number of scholars have written about this work, but Irene Tayler?s 1971 book, Blake?s Illustrations to the Poems of Gray, remains the most comprehensive and compelling reading. Presented here as a separate commentary volume, Tayler?s account tells how the illustrations were produced and relates Blake?s interpretation of the poems to his own ideas. There is also a detailed commentary on each poem with accompanying

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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        Moon Is a Harsh Mistress, The

      New York: Putnam, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Heinlein&#39;s fourth and last Hugo winner. A reasonable copy: jacket rubbed, missing a small portion near the spine affecting the T in "The". Gold printing on spine somewhat tarnished. Book looks used, Jacket is unclipped, with $5.95 price. List of titles facing the title page has "Rocket Ship Galileo" written on the side in ink -- apparently this title was left off the list of titles by Heinlein. An acceptable copy of a book that is seldom offered. Not ex-lib. tsw

      [Bookseller: Uncommon Sense]
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        Message from the Interior

      New York, Eakins Press,, 1966. Quarto. Original grey mottled cloth, titles to white paper label to front board in black, titles to spine in white. Twelve works of photography reproduced in sheet-fed gravure. Light ring stain to front board, corners just lightly rubbed, a very smart copy. First edition, first printing. Inscribed on the front free endpaper by the photographer "Lincoln, from Walker". Lincoln Kirstein is most noted for his hand in founding the New York City Ballet, he was a close friend of Walker Evans who he had befriended in his early days in New York. In 1938 Kirstein collaborated with Evans on &#39;American Photographs&#39; selecting and sequencing the photographs for the exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art. This was the first exhibition in this museum devoted to the work of a single photographer. The catalogue and book included an accompanying essay by Kirstein, giving Evans a literary legacy.

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        The Billion Dollar Brain

      New York: G. P. Putnam&#39;s Sons,, 1966. Octavo. Specially bound by the publishers in full red morocco, author&#39;s initials to front board gilt, titles to spine gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Fine. First US edition, first printing. A unique copy bound by the publishers for the author. A practice not uncommon at the time. With Deighton&#39;s presentation inscription opposite the title page, "For Shaw Love & best wishes Len, Jan 4th &#39;66".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Pater Noster

      Rizzoli 1966 Paternoster, Rizzoli, 1966 - prima edizione. Legatura editoriale in raso blu con titolo impresso in oro a forma di croce al piatto, e tit. in oro al dorso e con sopracoperta in acetato. In-folio, carte n.n. 26, cm 34 per 41. Testo del 'Padre nostro' in 10 lingue. Con 9 tavole, delle quali 8 sono litografie, protette da velina giapponese, riproducenti opere espressamente realizzate da Salvador Dalì, che raffigurano passi della preghiera del Padre Nostro. Con traduzioni in italiano, inglese, tedesco, russo, portoghese, francese, giapponese, cinese, spagnolo. Alla fine sono riprodotte le pagine di un Pater Noster tratto da un codice gregoriano del XIV secolo.Impaginazione Piero Raggi.

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        Winston S. Churchill [the official biography]. COMPLETE SET OF FIRST EDITIONS IN dustwrapper

      Heinemann, [1966-88]. 8 Main Volumes plus 13 Companion Volumes, together 21 vols., roy. 8vo., First Edition, with titles in red and black, maps and geneaological tables; original cloth, gilt backs, red tops where called for, all very good, clean copies in unclipped dustwrapper, two or three wrappers with light chafing at edges. The Main Volumes comprise: Vol I: Youth 1874-1900; Vol. II: Young Statesman 1901-1914; Vol. III: 1914-1916; Vol. IV: 1917-1922; Vol. V: 1922-1939; Vol. VI: Finest Hour 1939-1941; Vol. VII: Road to Victory 1941-1945; Vol. VIII: Never Despair 1945-1965. The Companion Volumes comprise Volume I Part 1: 1874-1896; Volume I Part 2: 1896-1900; Volume II Part 1: 1901-1907; Volume II Part 2: 1907-1911; Volume II Part 3: 1911-1914; Volume III Part 1: August 1914-April 1915; Volume III Part 2: May 1915-December 1916; Volume IV Part 1: January 1917-June 1919; Volume IV Part 2: July 1919-March 1921; Volume IV Part 3: April 1921-November 1922; Volume V Part 1: The Exchequer Years 1922-1929; Volume V Part 2: The Wilderness Years 1929-1935; Volume V Part 3: The Coming of War 1936-1939. The dustwrapper of all Main Volumes are the preferred solid colour format. A LOVELY SET AND INCREASINGLY SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION . Catalogs: winston churchill.

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        Crónica y relación copiosa y verdadera de los Reynos de Chile 1558

      Fondo Histórico y Bibliográfico José Toribio Medina 1966 - Santiago de Chile, Fondo Histórico y Bibliográfico José Toribio Medina, 1966. Edición facsimilar. 232 pp. Encuadernación contemporánea con aplicaciones doradas en la tapa y lomera. Obra en buen estado de conservación. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Savage Mind

      University of Chicago, 1966.. First Edition of the author&#39;s magum opus. Octavo. Inscribed by Claude Levi- Strauss on the half title page, "Author&#39;s compliments to ______ Claude Levi-Strauss". Light rubbing to the bottom cloth, a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. A very sharp copy, uncommon signed or inscribed.

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        Haggadah for Passover

      Paris: Trianon Press, 1966. Folio. xxiv, 135pp. One of 292 copies, signed by the artist, Ben Shahn. With a Translation, Introduction and Notes by Cecil Roth. Illustrated with line drawings and Hebrew calligraphy by Shahn, as well as twelve full-page color plates and a double-page Menorah frontispiece. The frontispiece is an original signed lithograph printed from stones at the Imprimerie Mourlot, with additional colors and gold ink applied by hand through stencils. & & Without question this is one of the most beautiful books ever designed by an American artist. The twelve color plates celebrate the beauty and spirit of the Seder meal with its rich tradition of the Exodus from Egypt. In the center of each print Shahn has calligraphed a Hebrew passage from the service. This is surrounded by brightly colored vignettes portraying scenes from the text. At the close of the ritual, Shahn has illustrated a favorite folk song often sung after the Passover meal. "An Only Kid" is embellished with ten playful half-page line drawings printed in sanguine ink. In the Introduction, Shahn writes, "The making of this book has proceeded much more in the manner of a painting perhaps, than of a proper book. It reflects my memories of the Passover in my father&#39;s house. It reflects my early impressions and feelings; the images that were always evoked in my fancy by the majestic and meaningful ritual." This work ranks as one of the two most stunning modern Haggadahs, the other being that of Arthur Szyk.& & Unbound, as issued, in stiff glassine-covered wrappers lettered in gilt. The book and the portfolio are housed in a vellum-covered box with metal clasps, as well as the publisher&#39;s original shipping slipcase. The front cover of the vellum-covered box is stamped in gold with Shahn&#39;s calligraphy. A very fine copy.

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        Etudes de Pierre Debray sur la psychologie du roman.

      - Nombre de document : 2 Manuscrits autographes, l'un signé. Nombre de page : 60 In-4 et in-folio Sur papier quadrillé. Nombreuses corrections. papier jauni Deux études manuscrites de Pierre Debray, abondamment corrigées : «Du roman psychologique au roman de la condition humaine» (43 pp. in-4) et «Matérialisme et solitude dans le roman américain» (17 pp. in-folio). Premières réflexions de Pierre Debray sur ces sujets qui l'a traité plus complètement par la suite dans deux ouvrages : "Les nervures de l'être : éléments d'une psychologie de la littérature" (1966) et "Psychologie de la littérature et de la création littéraire" (1977). Pédopsychiatre et écrivain, grand amateur d'art et de littérature, fondateur du "Groupe" qui, dans les années 60, réunissait des écrivains et des artistes autour d'un sujet.

      [Bookseller: Traces Ecrites]
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        Comedias históricas de asunto extranjero.[El honrado hermano. Roma abrasada. El esclavo de Roma. La Imperial de Otón. La Reina Juana de Nápoles. El rey sin reino. El Gran Duque de Moscovia]. [Obras. XV]

      Madrid, 1966 [«Biblioteca de Autores Españoles»]. 4to. mayor; 405 pp., 2 hs. Encuadernación en media piel.

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        Ubu Roi. Lithographies originales de Joan Miró

      Paris: Tériade éditeur, 1966 In-folio (422 x 322 mm). (ENGLISH DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST). 13 lithographies originales à double page en couleur de Joan Miró. En feuilles, couverture originale imprimée, chemise et étui (étui insolé). Tirage limité à 205 exemplaires numérotés dont XXV hors commerce, tous sur vélin d&#39;Arches à la forme et signés au justificatif par Miró au crayon. Celui-ci le n° 156 des 180 en chiffres arabes. BEL EXEMPLAIRE TEL QUE PARU. Malet-Cramer 107. Photos disponibles sur demande.

      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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        A collection of his letters, manuscripts, and printed works

      As issued, but generally poor to good. This collection was gathered by Terry Risk who visited Count Potocki in the early 1970s at his home, the Villa Vigoni, near Draguignan in the south of France. It includes a number of his printed works, all the letters back and forth, letters (some in photocopy) to other people, magazine articles by or about him, four typed unpublished manuscripts, a block of linotype for one of his cards, a collection of photographs, copies of a number of legal documents, and one broadside which he always regarded as one of the most significant gestures of his life. A partial list of the items includes: The Blood Royal of England (1966), Dog's Eggs (1971), The Fifth Columnist (1960), Lordly Lovesongs (1931), Meillerie (1972), Prison Poems (1933), Snobbery With Violence (1932), Whited Sepulchres (1936), and Wild Oats (1927). Many of these are in severely limited editions and/or are signed by him. The manuscripts are essentially autobiographical. The letters include those to and from Terry Risk; also to the booksellers David Low and Robin Waterfield. The broadside is The Unconstitutional Crisis, a protest against the Abdication of King Edward VIII. Finally there is a complete set of The Right Review magazines which except for the last two belonged to Richard Aldington. Count Potocki of Montalk (1903-97) was an eccentric poet, private press printer, polemicist, and the self-proclaimed "King of Poland". He was born in New Zealand but went to Europe in 1926 where he lived for many years in England and then from 1949 at the Villa Vigoni, a ramshackle place near Draguignan in the south of France. In 1932 he became involved in a legal case which has often been written about. He was trying then simply to find someone to print a few poems, including an off-color one, so he could send them around to his friends. The printer he approached, seeing the nature of the poems, took them to the police, and Potocki was arrested. He was tried at the Old Bailey and was sentenced to six months in Wormwood Scrubs prison. His travails provoked a good deal of sympathy in the literary world and eventually funds were provided so that he could do his own printing. Over the years he published a variety of things, most notable among them his Right Review which appeared intermittently. However, everything he printed was done with remarkable clumsiness. His work is riddled with faults, from poor design to terrible type-setting to bad inking of his press. He always maintained that if he had had time and money, he could have been one of the world's great printers, but the results, as seen very clearly here, show otherwise. This is a remarkable and very personal collection. Although it is not by any means a complete one of Potocki's work, it does have the essential items, many of them from the hands of the man himself or from those who also knew him. Perhaps someone now will find enough in it to be fascinated. A detailed inventory and images of the collection is available at: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/66e4vxrwha9ebi2/31geWBiMUf

      [Bookseller: The Typographeum Bookshop]
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        PATER NOSTER

       Milano, Rizzoli, 1966. In folio (cm 41x34), pregevole legatura in seta blu con titoli in oro al piatto e al dorso e sovracop. in plastica trasparente, 52 pp. non numerate, 9 tavole f.t. a colori protette da velina in carta giapponese. Testo della preghiera in latino (impresso sulle veline), italiano, inglese, francese, tedesco, russo, giapponese, spagnolo, portoghese, cinese. In fine al volume un' appendice: Pater Noster in canto gregoriano del XIV secolo. In ottimo stato con minimi segni del tempo, piccolo foro alla velina della seconda tavola.

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        Affaire Clémenceau - Mémoire de l'accusé (avec envoi et lettre autographe signés)

      - Paris, Michel Lévy frères, 1966. In 8 353 pages, 1er tirage. Relié en demi chagrin, dos à nerfs, caissons richement ornementés, tête haute dorée. Envoi dédicace de Dumas sur la page de faux titre à Henry Houssaye de l'Académie française (présence de son ex-libris). Exemplaire enrichi d'une lettre autographe signée de 2 pages, certainement à la même personne, qui était aussi critique littéraire : « Quel joli article, cher ami. ». Très bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Beau Livre]
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        THE LORD OF THE RINGS - 3 VOLUMES

      Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1966. 2nd edition.. Hardback. Very Good/Good. Very good condition in an almost very good dustwrapper. The timeless classic. By an extraordinary feat of the imagination Tolkien has created and maintained in every detail a new mythology in an invented world. Red cloth, folding map at rear of each book. Top edges red. All three volumes are first impressions of the second revised edition. Spines slightly bumped with rubbing at edges. Corners slightly rubbed with slightly disolouration to lower corner of vol 1. Map in vol 2 has 0.5" tear where it joins the book. Otherwise contents of all volumes are near fine and look unread. Grey wrappers with eye and ring design are rubbed at edges, slightly grubby to rear with small edge-nicks mainly at corners. A very nice set of the revised edition. [S]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books]
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        Parasites of Heaven

      Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited 1966, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 80pp. Very good. Thin Octavo. Blue cloth with silver lettering on spine. In dust wrapper, price clipped. Light wear to edges of dust jacket. Light yellow discolouration to outer edges of boards, text block and dust jacket. Contemporary inscription from the previous owner on the front free endpaper. A lovely copy. The 4th book of poetry by the celebrated Canadian author, poet and singer. A first edition, rare, especially in this condition. Canadian Author . .

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        The Circle Game

      Toronto: Contact Press, 1966 First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Fine book in red cloth, except for a neat ownership name on the front free endpaper, in a nearly Fine Dust Jacket, with some foxing to the white boarders. Signed by the author on the title page. This hardcover edition was published in an edition of 50 copies (the softcover edition 200 copies). The softcover edition is scarce, while Hardcover edition, in any condition, rare in the market.. Winner of the Governor General&#39;s Award in 1967.. Signed by Author. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: MDS Books]
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        Flowers for Algernon

      New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1966.. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, "To _____ ______ a fine writing student, for whom it is a pleasure to inscribe this- Best Wishes Daniel Keyes Athens Ohio, February 3, 1967." Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Housed in a custom quarter morocco clamshell box.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Spare Parts

      Athens: A New View Book, (1966). Bottom edges a little worn, still just about fine in a near fine jacket with a closed edge tear to the top of the rear panel, and a small tear at the top of the rear flap fold. Lovely copy.. First Edition. Quarto. Number 545 of 850 numbered copies. One of the most ambitious American artists&#39; books of the 60s. A fine presentation copy, INSCRIBED by Ford: "for David Diamond / a long-time friend / yours in New York / Charles Henri." Original prospectus laid in, along with a single-page typescript poem: "The Ballad of Poolroom Pete", dated 1971, a SIGNED invitation to Ford&#39;s October 1993 exhibit of Poster Poems - the subject of this book - at Guillaume Gallozzi in New York, a SIGNED invitation to a Parker Tyler book signing, and a poster for a 1999 exhibition at Ubu Gallery, New York, is also included. Poetic text illustrated with found images from Ford&#39;s drawings, collages and erotic photographs. A landmark work of photo lithography in book form.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        The Orchard Keeper

      UK: Andre Deutsch. London, Andre Deutsch, 1966. Hardback first edition and first impression. A near fine book in similar jacket. There is a slight amount of offsetting and spotting to the endpapers, and light pushing to the spine tips of the jacket. Not price-clipped. A lovely copy. . Near Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1966.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        WIND IN THE WILLOWS

      London: Methuen and Co, 1966. SIGNED BY ERNEST H. SHEPARD. With illustrations throughout by Ernest H. Shepard 8vo, publisher&#39;s original green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on the spine, with decorated endpapers in green by Shepard, and in the original dustjacket also featuring artwork by Shepard. 320 pp. A very nice, very pleasing copy, SIGNED by the artist. There is some expected typical mellowing or evidence of age, though the book remains handsome and attractive. SIGNED BY ONE OF THE GREAT MASTERS OF ILLUSTRATION FOR CHILDREN&#39;S LITERATURE. ERNEST H. SHEPARD, THE ILLUSTRATOR OF WINNIE THE POOH. &#39;Shepard&#146;s illustrations to such classics as WIND IN THE WILLOWS and the four primary WINNIE THE POOH books are without doubt one of the great achievements of children&#146;s book illustration. It is important to know though, how remarkable it is that Shepard&#146;s success as an illustrator was not based on the technical power of draughtsmanship, even while we see the amazing and colourful journeys for the eyes that one finds in books by other masters such as Rackham or Dulac. His illustrations are classics for a wholly different reason. To understand, simply look at his drawings through the eyes of childhood, for Shepard&#146;s Mr. Toad and Ratty, like his Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, all cast their compulsive spell because the artist only ever makes them but very slightly removed from the stuffed toys on the nursery shelf or a child&#39;s own drawings.&#39;

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        Alfie - SIGNED by Naughton and Caine

      London; MacGibbon and Kee, 1966. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Near Fine. First Edition, First Impression, a signed by the author on bookplate to title and the same by Michael Caine lightly tipped-in with tape, tape residue marks to endpapers else a very close to Fine copy in similar Jacket. 8vo, 1966.

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        Arms and Influence

      New Haven: Yale University Press, 1966.. First edition. Octavo, original red cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. A very nice copy of an important book, that is uncommon signed.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Alfie [and] Alfie Darling. (with ALS)

      MacGibbon & Kee, London 1966 & 1970 First Editions, first printings. 208pp & 347pp. Original publisher&#39;s cloth, lettered in gold at spines. Top edges lightly dust marked else both volumes in virtually fine state with dust wrappers, lightly chafed at one or two extremities and publisher&#39;s red lettering on &#39;Alfie&#39; spine panel very lightly faded with some light wrinkling to head of rear panel. Laid-in is a hand-written letter from the author dated June 1980 (".no need to reply - I find letters hard to keep up with (bloody old age.)"). Naughton adapted &#39;Alfie&#39; from his own 1963 play and it was famously filmed in 1966 with Michael Caine. A cinema adaptation of &#39;Alfie Darling&#39; appeared in 1975 but with the lead role going to Alan Price - Michael Caine he ain&#146;t!. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        Les Cahiers du Capitane Georges

      Gallimard, Paris,, 1966. Souvenirs d&#39;amour et de guerre 1894 - 1945. Octavo. Original white wrappers printed in tan and black With the wraparound band. Wrappers a little tanned but an excellent copy. First edition, first printing. With the author&#39;s signed presentation inscription to the first blank, "A Henry Miller hommage de mon amicale admiration Jean Renoir 27 Octobre 1966 Beverley Hills". Together with an advance reading copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Flight to France or The Memoirs of an American Dragoon/US 1st/1890 by Jules Verne by Jules Verne

      New York, NY USA: Frank F. Lovell. Hardcover. First US edition. "Aldine Series" Gift inscription and bookplate at front endpaper. Minor tear to front endpaper. Text free of underlining, writing and highlighting. Light wear to cloth at spine extremities. Light soil to covers and a bit of cloth pucker towered long edge of rear board. Not reprinted in the US until 1966. 179 pages. Your order will be on its way by the next business day! . Very Good. 1890.

      [Bookseller: Wombat Book Company, LLC]
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