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        Winston S. Churchill, The Official Biography, Companion Volume V, Part 3, The Coming of War 1936 - 1939

      The Official Biography of Winston Churchill, initiated by Randolph Churchill but completed by Martin Gilbert, is an epic piece of scholarship about a singularly epic life, comprising eight mammoth main text volumes and - so far - sixteen accompanying document or "Companion" volumes. The eight main text volumes were published between 1966 and 1988. Publication of the Companion volumes continues today. This is the rarest, most keenly sought, and most prohibitive to acquire of the Official Biography Companion volumes. There was just a single printing in England and the Volume V Companions were published in smaller quantities than other Companion volumes - meaning that many Official Biography sets will forever do without. The third is the rarest of the three Volume V Companions. Here is the British first edition, only printing, a superlative, truly fine example in a fine dust jacket that appears unread. This is as good as they come. The red cloth binding is immaculate - clean and tight retaining a nicely rounded spine, sharp corners, bright spine gilt, and virtually no wear. The contents are pristine. There is no sign of the looseness or gutter breaks that so often occur with this massive volume. No spotting. No previous ownership marks. The red topstain retains deep, entirely unfaded color. The fore and bottom edges are as clean and bright as the contents. The dust jacket is crisp, bright, and complete. The front flap price remains intact. We note absolutely no losses or tears. We detect no sunning whatsoever to the spine lettering. Searching for flaws, we note only a trivial hint of wrinkling to a tiny portion of the top edge of the rear face. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Please note that this large, heavy book may require additional postage. Bibliographic reference: Zoller A302e3.

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Original Signed Photograph

      1966. Autograph. Very Good. No Binding. Inscribed by Author(s). Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. This is an ORIGINAL hand signed vintage 11 x 14 double weight photo of the greatest singer of the past century, Frank Sinatra with his very own autograph It's been in my collection for a number of years. The pose seems to be late '50s to mid 1960s and is stamped Ted Allan on the reverse. Grammy-winning record producer Ethel Gabriel had a very similar signed Sinatra photo (same size, same pose, same signature) that she kept prominently displayed near her gold records. Google her pictures and you'll probably find it. You are not likely to see something this spectacular again anytime soon!.

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        Almir Mavignier

      Galerie der Spiegel, Cologne 1966 - coll. couv. sple. ill. n&b. 26x38cm. 540gr. np. 1-pl. h-t. n&b. + un portrait phot. n&b. + une repro. n&b. de Punctum 7 serigraphien Mavignier der Spiegel 1966 avec description et repro 2pl. coul. et 1 n&b. + 5pp. sur papier gris texte Bense-Maser 'almir maginier ästhetik der punkte' + 2 sérigraphies coul. (avec papiers de soie) très bon état frottements périphériques minimes en couv. dos de couv avec une marque verticale sans cassure, les deux sérigraphies coul indépentances en parfait état un des 350 exemplaires

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        Winston S. Churchill: The Official Biography, full set of 8 volumes in uniform, solid color dust jackets

      The Official Biography of Winston Churchill, begun by Randolph Churchill and completed by Martin Gilbert, is an epic piece of scholarship about a singularly epic life. All eight main text volumes are now out of print, having been published between 1966 and 1988. Together they claim 19 inches of shelf space, weigh more than 28 pounds, and fill nearly 8,700 pages.  Offered here is a complete, jacketed set of all eight volumes. All eight volumes are British first editions in their original, uniform, solid color dust jackets.  All eight volumes are in near-fine plus or better condition, appearing unread.  All eight bindings are tight, clean, and square with virtually no wear.  The contents of all eight volumes are clean and bright.  We find no spotting or previous ownership marks of any kind in the set.  The unstained fore and bottom edges are likewise clean and bright.  The red-stained top edges all retain strong color, with only very slight sunning to a few.  The uniform, solid color dust jackets are all unclipped, varying from very good plus to fine condition.  Shelf presentation is quite good.  All eight dust jackets are complete with only slight wear at the head of the Volume II jacket spine and some abrasion along the lower Volume VII rear hinge.  Many of these solid color dust jackets proved highly susceptible to sunning of the spines.  Here minor sunning affects the jacket spines of only Volumes II & IV.  All eight dust jackets are protected in removable, archival quality clear covers. Please note that this is a large and heavy set that will likely require additional postage. Bibliographic reference: Zoller A301a-h.

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        Winston S. Churchill Volume I: 1874 - 1900 Youth

      Heinemann 1966 - Signed/inscribed by the author on title page. Internally nice, clean copy. Wrapper has well worn edges. Please see uploaded photos. heavy book, additional postage may apply. For more information, please contact us. We are sending all orders by trackable signed for registered post. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hurlingham Books]
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        Winston S. Churchill [the complete biography in 8 volumes]

      London: Heinemann. 1966-88.. Eight thick 8vo volumes in maroon cloth with dustwrappers. [I] Youth 1874-1900 (xxxvi, 608pp). [II] Young Statesman 1901-1914 (xxix, 775pp). [III] The Challenge of War 1914-1916 (xxxvii, 988pp). [IV] 1917-1922 (xvi, 967pp). [V] 1922-1939 (xxvii, 1167pp). [VI] Finest Hour 1939-1941 (xx, 1308pp). [VII] Road to Victory 1941-1945 (xx, 1417pp). [VIII] Never Despair 1945-1965 (xvii, 1438pp). All volumes are have illustrations, maps and diagrams. Top edges tinted red/plum. Volumes II & III are reprints; the others are first editions. The dustwrapper spines of vols III, IV & VII are a little faded. All bar the final volume have a previous owner's bookplate on the front free endpaper. A nice clean set in very good+ condition. ***The complete biography, although many supplementary volumes (documents etc) were added. .

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        Hard Times for These Times.

      Limited Editions Club, New York 1966 - One of 1500 numbered copies, signed by the illustrator. Designed by Joseph Blumenthal and printed at the Spiral Press. Illustrated by Charles Raymond. Introduction by John T. Winterich. 279pp. Short 4to, rebound in full burgundy morocco; gilt-stamped spine with raised bands. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1966. A near fine copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        La mala hora.

      Ediciones ERA., México. 1966 - García Márquez refiere en una nota en las primeras páginas que es la verdadera primera edición, porque la que se editó pirata anteriormente no es su libro sino su libro manipulado lingüisticamente. Novela. Book in Spanish. Excelente estado.Excellent condition. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        RECENT STILL LIFE - WITH AN ORIGINAL COVER INITIALED AND NUMBERED BY DITER ROT

      (ROT, DITER) aka (ROTH, DIETER). Robbins, Daniel. RECENT STILL LIFE - WITH AN ORIGINAL COVER INITIALED AND NUMBERED BY DITER ROT. Initialed and Numbered by Diter Rot. Providence, RI: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1966. First Edition 1/1000. 8vo. Illustrated Wrappers. Exhibition Catalog. Near Fine. np, profusely illustrated in b&w. Designed by Malcolm Grear. With an exhibition checklist. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. This is the catalogue published in conjunction with an adventuresome 1966 Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design survey of recent still life imagery that included the likes of Louise Bourgeois, George Brecht, Richard Diebenkorn, Jim Dine, Richard Hamilton, Jasper Johns, Konrad Klapheck, John Latham, Roy Lichtenstein, Jim Melchert, Giorgio Morandi, Claes Oldenburg, Irving Penn, Larry Rivers, James Rosenquist, Diter Rot, Lucas Samaras, George Segal, Daniel Spoerri, Wayne Thiebaud, Andy Warhol, Robert Watts, Tom Wesselmann, Andrew Wyeth, and many more. Limited to one thousand copies, it is notable for its original cover design commissioned from Diter Rot in which the innovative Swiss artist personalized each copy by hand. A handsome copy of this uncommon item INITIALED AND NUMBERED "D.R. 66. 929" by Rot in blue marker on the front cover, as issued, showing a bit of overall light wear and soiling along with a slight curl to the rear of the textblock at the lower foredge corner. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 022480&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Assez

      Paris: Les Éditions de Minuit., 1966. Small quarto. Original cream wrappers lettered in black, edges uncut, with original glassine jacket. Half-title page inscribed by Beckett, 2 leaves comprising pp.13-16 of the chapter 'Imagination morte imaginez' by Beckett from the book 'Les Lettres Nouvelles' loosely inserted at front. Some browning and small chips to glassine jacket, no loss, First French edition. Number 47 of 100 Hor de Commerce copies, not for sale and to be presented by the publisher/author. Inscribed by Beckett to the writer Andre Marissel and dates "April 66".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Order and Chaos Chez Hans Reichel

      Tucson, Arizona: Loujon Press, 1966., Tucson, Arizona - Quarto. maroon half leather lettered in gilt, brown cloth, patterned rice paper overlay, slipcase with crimson cork veneer, in original cardboard box. The handmade papers came from Italy and Japan, and the corks from Portugal. The Gainsborough 80 lb paper for the text was hand fed to a letterpress. pictorial dust jacket. As new. Illustrated. 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 ÒTÓ both signed by Miller, of which this is one. Signed and dated by Miller. The book won the prestigious award for typography and Type Direction & Design in the Type Directors Club Annual Awards Show, New York City, and was considered one of the best books published in 1966. It is a magnificent book with incredible attention to detail in design, layout and production, and is a feast for both visual and tactile senses. [Shifreen & Jackson A157a] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Randall House (ABAA)]
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        Wiped Out. How I Lost a Fortune in the Stock Market While the Averages Were Making New Highs

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1966 - Hardcover, Black cloth boards with silver title to spine, First Edition, Second Printing, top edge red, deckle edges, 1966. 125 pages. Book Condition: Very Good, corners bumped, light shelfwear, previous owner name in blue ink to front end papers, otherwise free of marks, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, (in Mylar), spine faded, cover rubbed, wear to edges but no rips or tears over 1/8". NOT price clipped. Contents: Classic title on an anonymous amateur investor who took a $62,000 account in October 1957 and took it down to $297.78 by May 1964 despite trading in a bull market making index highs. 125 pages, Highly Collectible title. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Alanpuri Trading]
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        NOW WAIT FOR LAST YEAR

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company Inc. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc.,. 1966. cloth.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with two light blue horizontal lines. on the verso of the jacket (offset from a previous jacket protector). with slight bleed through, noticeable on the rear panel. (#138522). First edition. Novel of the future involving drug addiction and travel through time and alternate continuums. Earth under the domination of the Proxmen during the Proxman-Reeg interstellar war.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        [Ohne Titel] Konkrete Kompositionen.

      35 x 35 cm, 6 Seriengraphien, Umschlag mit losen Blatt, Masppe mit kleinem Berieb, eine Grafik min. angeschmutzt, sonst tadell. Alle Blätter signiert, num. 25/80 und datiert.

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        Par monts et merveilles *

      A.& P. Gonin, Lausanne 1966. - En feuilles 41 x 31, couverture rempliée imprimée en quadrichromie, dos muet, étui-boîte doublé pleine toile bistre titrée bleu. Parmi 31 seuls exemplaires réservés aux bibliophiles suisses, avec en lieu et place de la lettre de La Varende une double page manuscrite de ce dernier, le tableau encadré annoncé manquant comme de coutume semble-t-il.Un classique enluminé moderne de l'artiste qui ymagea ainsi bon nombres d'ouvrages. Édition originale. Parmi 31 exemplaires réservés aux bibliophiles suisses L'un des 10 numérotés sur Japon nacré, avec 4 gouaches inédites (dont 3 signées), outre l'exemplaire unique sur parchemin copieusement truffés - icelui ne l'est que pieusement, et 20 vélin d'Arches tout nus, tous signés par l'artiste et les auteurs, hormis La Varende.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        Hard Times for These Times

      New York: Limited Editions Club, 1966. Limited. hardcover. near fine. Raymond, Charles. Illustrated by Charles Raymond. Introduction by John T. Winterich. 279pp. Short 4to, rebound in full burgundy morocco; gilt-stamped spine with raised bands. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1966. A near fine copy. One of 1500 numbered copies, signed by the illustrator. Designed by Joseph Blumenthal and printed at the Spiral Press.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        THE SEVEN STOREY MOUNTAIN

      New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, (1966). Hardcover. Spine gilt dull but still readable. Near Fine in a Very Good dustwrapper. Later Printing of Merton's monumental autobiography SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper: "best wishes/Thomas Merton." Merton tended to sign as "Father Louis" in most of the trade editions of his books that we have seen, and we have not seen any copies of this title, his best known, in any printing signed by him.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Terre promise d'Afrique *

      A.& P. Gonin, Lausanne 1966. - En feuilles 38 x 39, couverture rempliée et double emboîtage bordé lithographiés en couleur, chemise demi parchemin titrée au dos. Etui frotté en coins avec d'infimes manques. L'un des 123 exemplaires numérotés sur grand Vélin d'Arches, signés par l'artiste et les éditeurs. Anthologie de poèmes africains tirés de divers recueils de l'auteur, à l'occasion du 1er Festival mondial des Arts nègres à Dakar.

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        The Photographer's Eye

      New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1966. First Edition. Square quarto. Original cloth. Inscribed by Szarkowski to Robert Lewis; former head of the Yale School of Drama, author, actor, and founder of the Actor's Studio, "with warm good regards". Near fine in a very good plus price-clipped dust jacket. The black jacket almost inevitably shows wear, this is a very nice example with only light wear. From 1962 to 1991 Szarkowski was the Director of Photography at New York's Museum of Modern Art. The Photographer's Eye juxtaposes masters such as Cartier-Bresson, Evans, Steichen, Strand, and Weston with vernacular documents to analyze the fundamental challenges photographers have faced. "Whether Americans know it or not," his thinking about photography "has become our thinking about photography" (U.S. World & News, 1990).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        A Voyage to Terra Australis 3 volumes

      W. BULMER AND CO., CLEVELAND 1966 - A Voyage to Terra Australis; Undertaken for the Purpose of Completing the Discovery of that Vast Country, and Prosecuted in the Years 1801, 1802, and 1803, in his Majesty's Ship the Investigator, and Subsequently in the Armed Vessel Porpoise and Cumberland Schooner. With an Account fo the Shipwreck of the Porpoise, Arrival of the Cumberland at Mauritius, and Imprisonment of the Commander During Six Years and a Half in That Island. In Two Volumes with an Atlas.VG+ condition/ no dust jacket, cream color cloth hard back with golden lettered title in a dark red box on the spine. some slight sw on the edges, some corners slightly bent, tight, clean inside, no signs of being used, a very small burn hole on the edge of the spine of vol.II, a box with charts shaped as a volume, part of the set. mint- condition DATE PUBLISHED: 1966 EDITION: 2 VOLS+CHARTS [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Every Building on the Sunset Strip

      Los Angeles: Edward Ruscha, 1966. First Edition, second issue. Inscribed by Ed Ruscha. Accordion folded; slipcase; One continuous accordion-fold page composed of glued paper segments with black-and-white photographs of every building on the sunset strip. Near fine in slipcase. Roth 101; Parr & Badger, Photobook II. In the 1960s, Ed Ruscha more or less reinvented the artist's book. By turning away from the craftsmanship and luxury status that typified the livre d'artiste in favor of the artistic idea or concept, expressed simply through photographs and text, Ruscha opened the genre to the possibilities of mass-production and distribution. The 27-foot length of the accordion-folded Every Building on the Sunset Strip affords the viewer two continuous photographic views of the mile and a half section of this landmark stretch of Sunset, one for each side of one of the city's landmark thoroughfare" (The Getty Research Institute).

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        An Alphabestiary

      NY: Touchstone, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Folios as issued laid-in green cloth tray-case. Very good./No Dust Jacket. Hebald, Milton. No text. Large folio, 53 x 38 cm. Limited edition, copy 79 of 100, signed by John Ciardi, with twenty-six poems by Ciardi, [one for each letter of the alphabet] and twenty-six original signed lithographs in black and white and color. The lithographs were printed by the "Il Torcoliere" workshop, Rome. Hebald, more noted for his sculpture contributes his alphabetical vision, each lithograph housed in separate, individual portfolios. Interior contents fresh, bright. and clean. Wear at tray-case front cover joints, light cover soiling.

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        Flora Slovenska

      95 -Bratislave -Vydavatelstvo Slovenskej akademie vied, 1966 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A uniformly bound set of works exploring home, domestic, alien, temporarily imported, and expected plant species within Slovakia. Written in Slovak. Contains the original descriptions, identification keys, and national scientific names of plants, a critical review of the nomenclature under international botanical code of nomenclature and taxonomic notes, information on variability and new chromosome numbers, biological, ecological and phytosociological characteristics, as well as data on height, and highs and lows of commercial properties. Illustrated throughout the text of each volume, with diagrammatic images and numerous maps. Featuring original unclipped dustwrapper's to seven of the volumes. Collection contains volume one with information on Morfologick terminolgia, volume two focusing on Pteridiophyta and Coniferophytina, volume three focusing on Magnoliales, Calycanthales, Ranunculales, and Berberidales, volume four in four complete seperatly bound parts focusing on Sapindales, Celastrales, Santalales, Oleales, Loganiales, Buxales, Rhamnales, Apiales, Cornales, Rubiales, Saxifragales, Rosales, Fabales, Droserales, Trapales, Haloragales, Hippuridales, Thymeleales, Convolvulales, and lastly volume five part one, exploring Boraginales, Lamiales, and Solanales. Eight volumes of the original twelve. Condition: Seven inoriginal cloth bindings, with unclipped original dustwrapper's, and one with original paper wraps. Externally, dustwrapper's are sound, with very light marks, and very minor shelfwear. All cloth bindings are smart. Paper covered wrapsare alsosmart. Internally, all are firmly bound, and extremely bright and clean. Overall: FINE with VERY GOOD INDEED dustwrappers..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        THE LIVING WHITE HOUSE

      Washington: White House Historical Assoc, (1966). First Edition. leather. Very Good and scarce. Bound in full dark green leather with gilt rules on the front cover and gilt lettering on the spine. Illustrated with drawings and color photographs. Foreword by Lady Bird Johnson with an introduction by Bruce Catton. One of an edition of only 100 copies specially bound, this numbered "87" in pencil in the upper right corner of the limitation page. Although not called for, this copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the President on the limitation page: "To Betty/Who like some other things/gets better with the years./Happy Birthday/Affectionately/Lyndon B. Johnson." The recipient's last name has been roughly erased and the inscription, though not Johnson's signature, has had the ink smeared though it is easily readable. Spine tips a little rubbed but no other wear. The smallest limitation of any book associated with Johnson that we have encountered.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        The Diary of Anais Nin (3 Vols. inscribed)

      (1966, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1974, 1976, 1980, 1978): Harcourt Brace & world/Harcourt Brace Jovanovick, New York First Editions Stated. Octavo. Eight volumes. Volumes one, two and three inscribed by the author. Each volume is very good to near fine, bound in paper covered boards over cloth, each a different color, all in very good dust jackets of which two are clipped, vol. 2 has chip to head, other volumes have general light wear and some dust soiling to top edges, one volume a possible remainder copy. This set includes Linotte, The Early Diary of Anais Nin 1914-1920. A very good set.. First Editions Stated. Octavo.

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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 with no additional printings listed. Book Condition: Very Good+, spots on the boards, book is tight and square, light shelf wear, tight spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, jacket priced at $5.95 at the front flap, third printing jacket, light shelf wear, light spots at the rear panel.

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        Comédie et actes Divers

      Paris: Les Editions De Minuit. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine/Fine. First French edition, SIGNED BY BECKETT on title page; one of only 112 copies printed on "bouffant select marques" and reserved for the publishers. A collection of six short plays, translated from English by Beckett. Includes: Comédie, Va et vient, Cascando, Paroles et musique, Dis Joe, Acte sans paroles II. Paris: Les Editions de Minuit, (1966). Octavo, original printed wrappers; glassine. Unopened. A FINE COPY.

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        The Cat Who Could Read Backwards

      United States: E. P. Dutton, 1966. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover w/ jacket. Very Good/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Signed by the Author. Clean text. Toning to the text edges. Slightly cocked spine. Ex-library with the usual markings, no lending pouch, wear to the edges of the boards, spine lettering faded. True 1st / 1st printing of the title with Stated First Edition to the CP and yellow lettering to the spine NOT red. Blue cloth boards / spine, yellow lettering. Dustcover not price clipped. Light shelf and edge wear. New mylar cover. The first book in the hugely successful 'Cat Who' series and much sought after in its true 1st state.

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        ARCHIVE OF 4 AUTOGRAPH LETTERS SIGNED (ALSs) and 1 TYPED LETTER SIGNED (TLS)

      Barcelona & Fresno, 1966 & [1970]. Letters. Near Fine. A fine grouping totaling six pages, written mostly before the publication of his first trade book in 1968, to editors of a literary magazine both as a contributor and as a subscriber. In one letter he resists the editor's request to change a poem's title on three grounds, the third being "even if I liked the title I'd resist on some undefined hostility towards suggestions from people I haven't known for 10 years.... I subscribe to every magazine that asks. At least for a year. I would hate to feel that there was a good magazine & I let it down.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Many are Called

      The Museum of Modern Art, New York,, 1966. With an Introduction by James Agee Small quarto. Original black boards, titles to upper board and spine printed in white. Many photographic illustrations. Book fine in edge rubbed and creased dust jacket First Edition, First Printing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        When Time Was Born

      The Smith by arrangement with Horizon Press, (New York) 1966 - First edition, trade issue. Illustrated by Stephen Dwoskin. Fine in a rubbed, very good dustwrapper with a few short tears. The Dedication Copy, Inscribed by the author: "Love, Jim" beneath the printed dedication "for Cleo Paturis." Farrell's retelling of the Book of Genesis -- the story of Adam and Eve. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

      New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1966 - Octavo. Original terracotta cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, titles dulled, corners bumped. A very good copy in the rubbed and chipped jacket with a crease and minor dampstain to the lower panel. First edition, first printing of Heinlein's classic story of the revolt of the colony of Luna against the Earth, the winner of the 1967 Hugo Award for best novel. Currey p. 233; Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-204; Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1439-43 [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Insider Trading and the Stock Market

      The Free Press, New York 1966 - Hardcover, Black cloth boards with white title to spine, uncut edges, First Edition, Stated First Printing, 1966, 274 pp., Book Condition: Very Good, corners bumped and bottom corners white and starting to fray, spine bumped and small tears (1/8"), general shelfwear, internally very clean no marks to endpapers or pages. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, covers rubbed and soiled, price clipped, small stamped date to back tab near bottom "NOV 29 1966," general wear to edges, 1/2" tear near top spine. Contents: Preface, I. Background, II. The Traditional Legal Context, III. Developments Under SEC Rule 10b-5, IV. The Market for Valuable Information: An Introduction, V. Mechanisms for Marketing Inside Information, VI. Market Effects of Different Trading Rules, VII. Effects of Different Legal Rules on Non-Inside Traders, VIII. The Entrepreneur in the Large Corporation, IX. Inside Information: The Entrepreneur's Compensation, X. Objection to Information as Compensation, XI. The Problems of Public and Private Policing, XII. A Postscript on Government, List of Cases, Appendix: Selected Cases, Blau v. Lehman et al., In the Matter of Cady, Roberts & Co., Securities and Exchange Commission v. Captial Gains Research Bureau, Inc., Notes, Index. -- end. 274 pp. EXTREMELY SCARCE TITLE in VERY GOOD Condition, Highly Collectible. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Jazz At The Philharmonic, Original German Concert Tour Program, 1966. SIGNED By Coleman Hawkins, T-Bone Walker, Benny Carter, Clark Terry, Louis Bellson & Teddy Wilson

      1966. Jazz At The Philharmonic, Original German Concert Tour Program, 1966. SIGNED in ink at their respective full page, b&w photographs, by an uncommon grouping of jazz luminaries: saxophone giants, Coleman Hawkins and Benny Carter, drummer Louis Bellson, trumpeter Clark Terry, pianist Teddy Wilson and by blues great, T-Bone Walker. Norman Granz ended the JATP U.S. National Tours after his eighteenth tour in 1957, but continued sporadically to produce European concert tours during the 60's and even into the early 80's. This tour featured nine great jazz musicians and as perhaps something of an anomaly, Texas bluesman Walker, the godfather of electric blues guitar and composer of "Stormy Monday", who influenced several generations of guitarists, from B.B. King and Chuck Berry to Jimi Hendrix. In original stapled wraps, oblong quarto, 10" by 11", wraps are lightly soiled and rubbed, tiny tape repairs at hinge of centre page, else about near fine, clean and unmarked with no tears or creasing. Signatures in ink are near fine to fine without loss or fading. Striking b&w photographs by Rolf Ambor, text in German and English. A scarce and unusual signature grouping, includes some of the preeminent figures in jazz with the very uncommon autograph of blues great T-Bone Walker. J1443. Signed by Author. Original Wraps. About Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

      [Bookseller: JazzFirst Books]
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        Poontang (First Edition, Inscribed in 1967)

      New Athenaeum Press Crescent City, FL: New Athenaeum Press, 1966. First Edition. First Edition. Gray wrappers (a variant was also issued in green wrappers). INSCRIBED by Willeford on the front endpaper with typical aplomb: "To Les Dubinas / I hope you all like 'Poontang' / Chas Willeford / 23 Jan '67." Very Good plus, with no wear apart from toning at the wrapper edges. The great crime author's only collection of poetry.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        ARCHIVE consisting of 3 MANUSCRIPTS and 5 LETTERS

      1966-1982. Manuscript. Very Good to Fine. Fine group of material by the author of ROOM AT THE TOP, one of the notable "Angry Young Man" novels of the 1950s. It was made into a film in 1959 that was nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and won for Best Actress (Simone Signoret) and Best Screenplay. Included here is a 17-page TYPED MANUSCRIPT (incomplete) from 1966 on Arnold Bennett with ink corrections by Braine along with a 3-page TYPED MANUSCRIPT for the introduction to the piece. Both are accompanied by letters from Braine SIGNED as John, one in holograph and the other typed. Also included is an 11-page AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT SIGNED of a television play titled WE OUGHT TO WEAR A LABEL, with a letter of introduction by Braine. There is a two-page AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED to Peter (also the recipient of the Arnold Bennett material) regarding a series on British television called BEST SELLERS, "a series about books, and it's interesting precisely because it doesn't talk down to the viewer." Finally there is a 6-page AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED on three sheets with a huge signature filling about half a page. It is addressed to Paul Furness and comes with the original envelope. Braine mostly discusses pubs. In part: "None of the pubs I used in Bradford and district were as far as I know political meetingplaces. Tho' The Mark of Erin in Westgate where I was born was once reputed to be an IRA hangout.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Campbell's Soup Can on Shopping Bag

      Boston: Institute of Contemporary Art, , 1966. Sheet size: 40.6 x 23.2 cm. Screenprint on heavy paper shopping bag. Light toning and one small tear to extreme right edge otherwise a bright copy. Presented in a black wooden box frame. From an unknown edition. Published for the Warhol exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachussets, October 1 - November 6, 1966. The Museum of Modern Art have one in their collection.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        L' après-midi d'un faune *

      Aux dépens d'un amateur, sans lieu 1966. - En feuilles 45 x 42, chemise pleine peau illustrée d'une gravure originale gaufrée à froid, dos muet, couvertures séricigraphiées monocolores: la première titrée, le seconde illustrée d'une composition signée et datée à la main, sous étui-boîte pleine toile, titré et illustré d'un motif original en rouge, ce dernier signé à la main par l'artiste. L'un des 15 exemplaires de tête numérotés (7) sur pur Chiffon, avec suite de 5 aquarelles couleur sur Japon Nacré et de 5 gravures originales, les 10 signées, datées et justifiées au chiffre de l'édition. Somptueuse réalisation dont le gigantisme n'écrase cependant pas; est-ce dû au magique moment printanier où ce livre fut terminé, un premier de mai, ou peut-être à l'imagerie si légère de couleur, voire si vaporeuse de formes, prolongées par une typographie très aérée ?Cet ouvrage novateur comporte un texte séricigraphié en quatre tons, parsemé de compositions colorées ou gaufrées à froid; trois des cinq gravures en relief de la suite étant rehaussées, la dernière à la feuille d'or.Le meilleur exemplaire possible de cet ouvrage très réussi, au tirage total restreint à 66 unités.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        The Life Records of John Milton. Edited by J. Milton French. IN FIVE [5] VOLUMES. Volume I, 1608-1639; volume II, 1639-1651; volume III, 1651-1654; volume IV, 1655-1669; volume V, 1670-1674 and additions

      New York: Gordian Press, 1966. Facsimile. Hardcover. Near Fine/No dustwrapper, as issued.. Five volumes. New York: Gordian Press Inc., 1966. x,[ii],446; vi,[ii],395,[1]; [viii],470; [viii],482; viii,[ii],518pp. Portrait frontispiece to each volume. §A reprint of the 1949-1958 edition published in New Brunswick by Rutgers University Press. Original green cloth, black lettering-piece, gilt lettering and decoration. A near fine, bright set. (**PLEASE READ CAREFULLY** - This is a heavy/overweight five volume set weighing nearly 5kg without packaging materials, therefore additional shipping will be charged. PLEASE CONTACT US for a shipping quote and further information, before ordering)

      [Bookseller: JAMES HAWKES]
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        The Works of Thomas Nashe. Edited from the original Texts by Ronald B. McKerrow. Reprinted from the original edition with corrections and supplementary notes. Edited by F.P. Wilson. In five [5] volumes

      Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good +. Five volumes. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1966. Original green cloth, gilt lettering and decoration. Tobacco odour, otherwise a near fine, bright set. (**PLEASE READ CAREFULLY** - This is a heavy/overweight 5 volume set, therefore additional postage will be charged - To order this book PLEASE CONTACT US for a prior shipping quote and for further information).

      [Bookseller: JAMES HAWKES]
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        Three Books from the Fantod Press. The Pious Infant; The Inanimate Tragedy; The Evil Garden

      New York: Fantod Press. 1966. First. First edition. Three volumes in stapled wrappers, in publisher's printed envelope as issued. Books are as new; the envelope is fresh with a little edgewear and a small closed tear to the flap fold. .

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