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        Moses zerbricht die Gesetzestafeln.

      Farblithographie The Story of the Exodus erschienen bei Léon Amiel Paris und New York 1966 - Aufl. 250 auf Arches + XX auf Japanpapier sowie 15 H.C.Exemplare A - O, 45 x 33 cm auf 50,5 x 37 cm Mourlot 461 Blatt 18 aus dem 24 Lithographien umfassenden Mappenwerk nach Themen aus dem 2. Buch Mose, im Impressum signiert und nummeriert. Eine Blatt für Blatt signierte Auflage ist nie erschienen. Graphik in gutem Zustand. ** Photos auf Wunsch im JPG-Format erhältlich.**

      [Bookseller: Kunsthandlung Goyert]
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        6/8/1945 /HIROSHIMA. - Typoskript und Tusche 5 Blatt.

      () 1966 - 19 x 21 cm. Mit Heftklammern. Originaltyposkript und Tuschezeichnung. Umschlag mit maschinengeschriebenem Titel und Name. - Eindrückliche visuelle Interpretation des Wortes "Hiroshima". In einer leicht abweichenden Fassung gedruckt in: Bory: Post-Scriptum, Eric Losfel 1970.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Karate: Goju-ryu by the Cat

      International Karate-Do Goju-kai, 1966. Hardcover is very good with shelfwear and some wear to the binding. The mylar protected dust jacket is near good with a 2 inch square piece missing from the top of the front cover, rubbing and edgwear (including a number of small tears and smaller pieces missing from the corners). A nice example of a very scarce book.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair.

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        Karate Goju-ryu by The Cat

      International Karate-Do Goju-kai, Tokyo, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. 296 pages (complete). A VERY, VERY RARE copy of this autobiography of the great Gogen Yamaguchi, "The Cat". Yamaguchi was a household name for many, many years, in Japan and any place where Karate was practiced. The dustjacket is much worn, torn, scuffed. It is however, intact and concerted. The cover is glorious. It is covered with blue woven cloth, with gilt Japanese script. Other than very light shelving wear to the corners, the covers are very appealing. The front and end papers are of woven paper. These are neat and tidy. The early pages have some storage rubbing, wear and marks. Beyond these the pages are comfortable, clean, clear, benevolent, diligent, personal, very pleasing. A happy copy. fk

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        Inselbuchnr. 891 Irische Elfenmärchen.

      F, Insel-Verlag, 1966. - EA, 1. - 6. Tsd. J-291. Z 1-. Inselverlag, Märchenr, Insel - Bücherei, Insel-Verlag, Inselbücherei 250 gramm

      [Bookseller: Matthias Neumann]
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        Entretiens avec Eugène Ionesco

      - Pierre Belfond, Paris 1966, 11x18cm, broché. - Edizione originale per il quale non è stato redatto grandi giornali. Autografo Precious firmato da Eugene Ionesco Raymond Queneau: "Per Raymond Queneau, il satrapo con la mia ammirazione affettuosa (e come mi piacerebbe vedere più di tanto in tanto) Eugène Ionesco .." Torna un po 'scolorito come generalmente. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Précieux envoi autographe signé d'Eugène Ionesco à Raymond Queneau : "Pour Raymond Queneau, le Satrape, avec mon admiration affectueuse (et que tant je voudrais revoir plus que de temps à autre). Eugène Ionesco." Dos légèrement décoloré comme généralement.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Question. 1. - 3. - 3 Originaltuschezeichnungen auf starkem Papier, rückseitig bezeichnet und mit dem Stempel des Künstlers versehen, umfasst von einer Papierbauchbinde mit Stempel und handschriftlichem Titel.

      (Ca. ) 1966 - 19 x 21 cm. Schöne lettristische Arbeit. Noch Fragen? - Dazu: Maschinengeschriebener und signierter Brief von J.F. Bory vom 24.3.1967 an die edition et in radebrechender deutscher Sprache. Sendet 2 (eigentlich waren es 3) Texte mit der Bitte um Aufnahme in 'et3' oder 'et4' und bittet um Rücksendung bei Nichtgebrauch (was natürlich weder für die Publikation noch die Rücksendung eintrat). - Die Arbeit scheint bisher nicht veröffentlicht zu sein.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Typed letter signed to Renee Longy Miquelle. The Joy of Music [and] The Infinite Variety of Music.

      New York, [Simon & Schuster,] 1945 [1959, 1966] - Single leaf folded for mailing with the envelope. Octavos. Original cloth, with the dust jackets. Housed in a dark blue quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Letter very lightly marked, books very good in torn and creased dust jackets. First editions, first printings. Each book bearing the composer's signed presentation inscription, "To Renee who taught me much about the Joy of teaching Love Lenny", "For Renee with love & every good warm wish for '67 - Lenny B". The recipient was Bernstein's former teacher at the Curtis Institute where Longy taught ear training. Bernstein studied score reading under her tutelage. The letter was written just 5 days after the opening of his first Broadway musical, On The Town. "Well the show has opened and is a phenomenal hit, in spite of it all. The reviews are fantastic raves, especially the Times and PM, and the Hollywood Reporter which called it the greatest musical ever produced! It's thrilling, and I would be a rich man, except that whatever money I get goes back to Uncle Samovitch for taxes." He concludes that he is "struggling to get back into my beard (long-hair) and study Brahms First for Pittsburgh next week" signing off with "Love and thanks again Lenny Spookietchka". A touching and resonant group and a key association in Bernstein's musical life. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Vivien Leigh writes about plays and looking for a role in London theatre that would suit her

      New York, New York, May 7, 1966. 5.75" x 7.75". "Single page TLS on off-white stationary, 5.75"" x 7.75"". Dated May 7, 1966, and signed by Vivien Leigh as ""Vivien Leigh"". Right and lower edges slightly discolored, else near fine condition.Vivien Leigh writes a letter to her close friend, Joyce Huddart. One can project that she perhaps met Joyce during her period acting in the theaters of London. Joyce was head of wardrobe and also participated as stage crew for the London Tower Theatre, and the two corresponded regularly over a period of many years. Vivien Leigh's ultimate passion was for roles in theater. She was quoted as saying, ""I'm not a film star – I'm an actress. Being a film star – just a film star – is such a false life, lived for fake values and for publicity. Actresses go on for a long time and there are always marvelous parts to play.""This letter to Joyce was written during the run of Ivanov, Vivien's last stage play appearance. The revival of this play would open May 3rd, 1966 at the Shubert Theatre in New York City and run for only 47 performances. However the letter reflects Vivien's love of acting, along with her continued concerns about how she is reviewed by the media. But in addition, the letter also demonstrated both her tenacity to continue to perform, along with her reflection of her wish to return to England with her comments ""We have been having wonderful audiences here in New York, and the reviews, except for the Times, have been very fine indeed, so we are hoping for a good season… I am reading plays and trust that I shall find one that I shall do at home"". However within a year, Leigh's intermittent battle with tuberculous returned and she passed away on July 7, 1967A poignant wonderful signed letter to her personal friend, reflecting her strong constitution and passion for her career."

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Die letzten Paradiese. Auf den Spuren seltener Tiere

      Bertelsmann, Gütersloh 1966 - 21,7 x 27,3 cm 320 Seiten 1270 gr. guter Zustand, leichte Gebrauchsspuren, Schutzumschlag fehlt

      [Bookseller: Schueling Buchkurier]
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      London: MacGibbon and Kee. 1966 - INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp.208. Publisher's original brown cloth binding in photographic dustwrapper attributed to Colin O'Brien. Warmly inscribed "To|Kate Oatham|with every|good wish|from|Bill Naughton". Some moderate water marking to the endpapers, some sporadic light marking through the textblock, cloth slightly bumped and rubbed, dust-jacket has some chipping, water marking and creasing, front inner flap fully detached along fold. A used copy, unusual to find inscribed. Scarce original novel that was the basis for the cult 1966 film starring Michael Caine, re-made in 2004 with Jude Law. Book Collector No.287 (p32-62) 'The Sixties'. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB]
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        [La marche des Hébreux sous la nuée divine] For the cloude of the Lorde was upon the Tabernacle by day, and fire was in it by night, in the sight of all the house of Israel thorowout all their journeys. (La nuée du Seigneur était de jour sur le tabernacle; et de nuit, il y avait un feu, aux yeux de toute la maison d'Israël, pendant toutes leurs marches) - The Story of Exodus

      Original lithograph in colors, one of the 15 proofs printed on Imperial Japan paper and reserved for the artist and his collaborators, one draw with 20 other japan and 250 Arches paper. unsigned Event, as all races in the series except the frontispiece.Superb test of Japan made especially for The Story of Exodus, published in 1966, Chagall painted the 24 lithographs inset printed by Mourlot.Fernand Mourlot, undoubtedly the best artisan lithographer of the twentieth century, was naturally the printer and the friend of the greatest artists of his time. "Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Miró, Braque, Dubuffet, Léger, Giacometti ... have enriched their own expressions and contemporary art a new area of ??research. With Mourlot, and thanks to him, lithography has acquired both personality and future. " (Pierre Cabanne, in fifty years of lithography).Already printer of the two volumes of the Bible illustrated by Chagall, Mourlot contributed to the formation of the artist in the art of lithography in the 1950s it was at this time that Chagall indeed begins to attend workshop Mourlot to learn the lithographic processes and he became friends with the artisans of printing, including Charles Sorlier.So is this the top of his game as Chagall realizes this Exodus story that coincides with the completion of his immense lithographic and pictorial work on the Bible began in 1930 at the initiative of Ambroise Vollard. This decorative cycle entitled Biblical Message T will also behind the creation of the Marc Chagall Museum, originally the National Museum of Biblical Message Marc - Chagall.Extremely rare first test printed on Japan, the best paper and the best for color prints. AMIEL Léon Paris,New-York 1966 36x49.5cm une feuille

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        Equation Lettrique n°8. Symphonie lettriste

      Paris, Editions PSI, 1966 - In-8, (145 X 215), (32) pages, sous couverture rempliée illustrée. Tiré à 68 exemplaires (dont 6 sur Japon, 12 sur Arches et 50 sur BFK Rives), numérotés et signés par Satier et Sabatier, comportant les deux linogravures originales de Alain Satier • Un des 6 exemplaires sur Japon, comportant en plus un dessin original de Alain Satier et une page manuscrite du poème. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        [Moïse sauvé des eaux] Then the daughter of Pharaoh opened the arke, and saw it was a childe (Et la fille du Pharaon ouvrit l'arche et vit que c'était un enfant) - The Story of Exodus

      - AMIEL Léon, Paris, New-York 1966, 36x49.5cm, une feuille. - Litografia originale a colori stampate su carta giapponese imperiale. Superba e rarisime test effettuato sul Giappone per la storia dell'Esodo illustrazione pubblicato nel 1966 e gli hanno sparato 20 copie su Imperial Giappone e 250 litografie su archi con 24 fuori testo Marc Chagall. stampa Mourlot, stampante già due volumi della Bibbia illustrate da Chagall e che hanno partecipato alla scoperta della litografia dall'artista nel 1950. cultura biblica di Marc Chagall (1887-1985) è importante: nato in una famiglia ebrea religiosa chassidica, legge la Bibbia fin dall'infanzia. La sua opera pittorica è rapidamente influenzato da questo tema, come evidenziato nel 1908 Sacra Famiglia. Tenuto conto di questa predilezione per soggetti religiosi, il suo amico il mercante d'arte Ambroise Vollard commissionato nel 1930 una serie di llustrations sulla Bibbia. Questo lavoro è l'origine di un ciclo decorativo, il Messaggio Biblico, completata nel 1966, lo stesso anno ha pubblicato la storia dell'Esodo. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Lithographie originale en couleur, une des 15 épreuves imprimées sur papier japon impérial et réservées à l'artiste et à ses collaborateurs, seul tirage avec 20 autres japon et 250 Arches. Epreuve non signée, comme toutes les épreuves de cette série, hormis le frontispice. Superbe épreuve sur Japon réalisée spécialement pour The Story of Exodus paru en 1966, dont Chagall réalisa les 24 lithographies hors-texte imprimés par Mourlot. Fernand Mourlot, incontestablement le meilleur artisan lithographe du XXeme siècle, fut naturellement l'imprimeur et l'ami des plus grands artistes de son temps. "Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Miró, Braque, Dubuffet, Léger, Giacometti...ont enrichi leurs expressions propres et l'art contemporain d'un domaine de recherches nouveau. Avec Mourlot, et grâce à lui, la lithographie a acquis à la fois une personnalité et un avenir." (Pierre Cabanne, in Cinquante années de lithographie). Déjà imprimeur des deux volumes de la Bible illustrée par Chagall, Mourlot contribua à la formation de l'artiste à l'art de la lithographie dans les années 1950. C'est à cette époque que Chagall commence en effet à fréquenter l'atelier de Mourlot afin d'apprendre les procédés lithographiques et qu'il se lie d'amitié avec les artisans de l'imprimerie, notamment Charles Sorlier. Ainsi est-ce au sommet de son art que Chagall réalise cette histoire de l'Exode qui coincide avec l'achèvement de son immense travail lithographique et pictural sur la Bible entamé en 1930 à l'initiative d'Ambroise Vollard. Ce Cycle décoratif intitulé Le Message Biblique sera d'ailleurs à l'origine de la création du Musée Marc Chagall, originellement Musée national du message biblique Marc-Chagall. Rarissime épreuve originale imprimée sur Japon, le plus beau papier et le meilleur pour les gravures en couleur.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Mother Night.

      New York: Harper & Row, 1966. Signed on the front-free endpper by the author. First hardcover edition / First printing. Fine in near fine dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Orpheus Books]
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        Come over to My House

      New York: Beginner Books. A Division of Random House, Inc, 1966. Illustrated by Richard Erdoes. 64 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Pictorial boards. Fine in an unclipped, very good dust jacket, priced (195/195). Illustrated by Richard Erdoes. 64 pp. 1 vols. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Jahrbuch '66.

      (Köln) Wolfgang Hake Verlag () 1966 - Breit 4°. 38 Blatt. OBr in OTransparentumschlag. Eines von 100 numerierten Exemplaren, mit den 14 Originalgraphiken, jeweils von den Künstlern signiert: Karl Otto Götz, Axel Knopp, Peter Brüning (1929-1960), Gerd Hanebeck, Werner Schreib, Wolff Buchholz, Gernot Bubenik, Pitt Moog, H.P. Alvermann, Manfred Garstka, Kano Nishio, Walter Stöhrer, Lothar Fischer, Johannes Schreiter. Texte von Timm Ulrichs, Kay Hoff, Horst Bingel, Aue, Ernst Jandl, S.D. Sauerbier, Dieter Hülsmanns, Rolf Dieter Brinkmann, Jiri Kolar (Übersetzt von Konrad Balder Schäuffelen) u.a. Herstellerisch vorbildliches Werk, vornehm gedruckt in magerer Helvetica. Schönes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Georg Fritsch Antiquariat]
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        Russland, Antlitz aus vielen Gesichtern

      Berlin: Henssel Verlag, 1966 - 20 cm ; 2. Auflage. Hardcoverausgabe, Leineneinband mit Schutzumschlag, 418 Seiten. Gutes Exemplar. hw316 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weber GbR]
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        Comédies et actes divers

      - Les éditions de minuit, Paris 1966, 11,5x18cm, broché. - Edition originale sur papier courant. Précieux envoi autographe daté de Janvier 1966 et signé de Samuel Beckett à son ami le peintre Geer (Van Velde) et à sa femme Lise. Légères piqûres sans gravité sur le premier plat. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Précieux envoi autographe daté de Janvier 1966 et signé de Samuel Beckett à son ami le peintre Geer (Van Velde) et à sa femme Lise. Légères piqûres sans gravité sur le premier plat. « Que dire de ces plans qui glissent, ces contours qui vibrent, ces corps comme taillés dans la brume, ces équilibres qu'un rien doit rompre, qui se rompent, et se reforment à mesure qu'on regarde ? Comment parler de ces couleurs qui respirent, qui halètent ? de cette stase grouillante ? de ce monde sans poids, sans force, sans ombre ? Ici tout bouge, nage, fuit, revient, se défait, se refait. Tout cesse, sans cesse. On dirait l'insurrection des molécules, l'intérieur d'une pierre un millième de seconde avant qu'elle ne se désagrège. C'est ça la littérature. » (La Peinture des van Velde ou Le monde et le pantalon, in Cahiers d'Art n°11-12, Paris 1945)   Beckett ne parle pas ici, malgré les apparences, de son

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Derriére le Miroir 157. Steinberg 1966.

      Paris: Maeght, 1966. SIGNED LIMITED FIRST EDITION, number 9 of only 150 copies signed by Steinberg. Devoted to Steinberg's 1966 exhibition of 67 drawings and collages, this issue is complete with 19 reproductions: 12 black-and-white and 7 color lithographs, including two double-page. Printed on Velin de Lana.Note: The limited edition is of vastly superior quality than the corresponding trade issue of Derriére le Miroir.Paris: Maeght, 1966. Folio, lithographed wrappers; original board chemise and slipcase. A fine copy. Fine.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        Message from the Interior : [Signed Copy]

      The Eakins Press, New York 1966 - Folio 13" - 23" tall; Very large format, square folio in publisher's heavy grey linen with paper title label to cover board and title lettering in white to spine. Very warmly inscribed to the front endpage; "Bernard, an interior chap / Love / Walker / 9/1/1966." Splendid copy with sharp edges and crisp title lettering at spine; title label unblemished and uniformly bright. Beautifully printed (photogravure process) photographs; each has an unmarred heavy onion skin tissue guard. Publisher's portrait (promotional? ) of Evans laid in at front along with a few pages of obituary clippings and biographical material. Only a hint of shelf rub to the lower front tips and tail. Lovely copy of the very impressive book; signed. About Fine. (Given the warmth of the inscription, it seems likely the book was inscribed to Evans' longtime friend, Bernard H. Haggin. ; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: DogStar Books]
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        Message From the Interior

      New York: The Eakins Press, 1966. Pages and tissue guards evenly toned, else near fine in gray linen boards, paper label, and original glassine overlay, a little ripped and torn.. First Edition. Square folio. Twelve full-page gravure photographs taken between 1936-1962, separated by tissue. The images embody Evans' unadorned vision of the American vernacular. True to form, they have been simply and beautifully printed. With a short essay by John Szarkowski.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Norwood (First Edition)

      New York: Simon and Schuster, 1966. First Edition. First Edition. Portis' first book, a poignant and side-splitting comedy about an southerner who journeys from Arkansas to New York City under orders to retrieve a used automobile. Basis for the 1970 film starring Glen Campbell, Kim Darby, Joe Namath and Dom DeLuise. An exceptional copy.Fine and unread in an about Fine dust jacket. Lacking the yellow remainder spray dot that curses nearly every copy of this book, extremely scarce thus.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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      New York: Simon & Schuster, 1966 First USA Edition/First Printing. Fine book in a Fine Dustjacket, with orange dots on the front cover and jacket flaps, commonly considered remainder spray. Lovely copy of this first novel from the author of True Grit.. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: MDS Books]
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        Pastelli e Disegni

      All'insegna del pesce d'oro, 1966. Con uno scritto di Franco Russoli. Con 18 tavole, 9 a colori applicate e 9 in bianco e nero. Una delle 35 copie di lusso con un'incisione originale sciolta, firmata, datata e numerata, di Eugenio Montale (cm 9x9; foglio cm 21,5x16). 8vo. pp. 54. Molto Buono (Very Good). Edizione originale di 1000 + XXXV es. numerati.

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        General Catalog of Duke Ellington's Recorded Music - Inscribed to Ellington by the Author

      Palermo 1966 - Luigi Sanfilippo's catalog of Ellington's works, inscribed by the author to Ellington on the half-title: "Friendly a little gift to the great E. K. Ellington." With Sanfilippo's original business card. Few scholars began to work on Ellington's huge musical and cultural output until after his death, but Sanfilippo had begun the mammoth task of cataloging his recorded music in the 1960's. As he writes in the preface, there was a very positive response to his work: "The surprising success of the 1 edition of this book, and above all, the warm encouragement by collectors troughout [sic] the world, have made me decide, after barely one year, to publish a second edition of my modest work." 112 pp. Burgundy leather, stamped in gold; moire endpapers. Area of scuffing to the back cover; light traces of paper to the front cover; edges slightly rubbed; intact and overall in very good condition. 6.5 x 9.75 inches (16.5 x 25 cm). Provenance: Duke Ellington Estate.

      [Bookseller: Schubertiade Music]
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        Entretiens avec Eugène Ionesco

      First edition of which there were no large paper copies.Handsome autograph inscription from Eugène Ionesco to Raymond Queneau : "Pour Raymond Queneau, le Satrape, avec mon admiration affectueuse (et que tant je voudrais revoir plus que de temps to autre). Eugène Ionesco."Spine slighlty sunned as usual. Pierre Belfond Paris 1966 11x18cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        BREVE STORIA DELLA FILOSOFIA I Antichità e Medioevo, II Dal Rinascimento a Kant, III Dal Romanticismo ai giorni nostri

      LATERZA, 1966. ITALIANO 1,33 Opera composta da tre volumi, tutti in VII ed. ed editi nel 1966-68-67, pagine leggermente brunite ai bordi e con lievissima fioritura, coperte morbide con lievissimi segni di usura, leggermente ingiallite ai bordi ed ai dorsi e con lieve fioritura USATO

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        Nihon no Bijutsu - Arts of Japan (446 volumes)

      Shibundo 1966-2005, Tokyo - First editions. Octavo. Softcover. Very good. A near complete run of the most important and influential magazine of the Japanese arts, comprising of Volume 1 to 472 (lacking only 26 issues!). Although the text is in Japanese, this magazine is considered the best on every subject of Japanese art and is highly regarded and sought after by museumcurators throughout the world. A massive collection of knowledge! A list of the titles in English is available making it much easier to find the volumes one may need! (please note that we have only photographed a few issues as an example). Extremely scarce and hard to find such a complete run with the early issues. ------------------------- Missing volumes: 6, 14, 22, 24, 41, 64, 73, 89, 108, 111, 137, 142, 151, 155, 227, 305, 332, 390, 411, 425, 431, 434, 435, 444, 470, 471. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meijering Art Books]
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        Statt Bücher. Technologischer Happenig Raum. - Typsokript mit handschriftlichen Ergänzungen, handschriftlich bezeichnet. - dazu: Maschinengeschriebener, signierter und datiert Brief vom 14.8.66 an Bernhard Höke.

      New York 1966 - 2 S. Manuskript, 1 S. Brief. Das Manifest "Statt Bücher" erschien als Blatt 31-32 in "et2". Der Text wurde im April von der Something Else Press im Objektkasten dé-coll/age happening, gedruckt. Die Zeichnung mit dem Plan des geplanten "Ereignis-Raums" hier leider nicht vorhanden. Vostells Plan eines "Erlebniszeitraums, der mit den Kommunikationsmitteln und ihren Informationen ein viusel-akustisches Laboratorium bildet, in dem die Medien untereinander gemischt gespeichert verwischt dé-coll/agiert werden können", hat sich vollkommen bestätigt. Was fehlt ist das elektronische Lesegerät .statt Bücher. Der Begleitbrief mit genauen Angaben zur Produktion und Gestaltung des Textes und der Bestellung von zusätzlichen 1000 Exemplaren des Textes für die Buchmesse. Vostell schlägt Bernhard Höke vor, eine Serie mit Statt-Manifesten zu veröffentlichen. In et1 war von Vostell bereits "Statt-Bomben" erschienen. Die nächsten 2 Manifeste werden "statt Akademien" und "statt Architektur" heissen.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Par monts et merveilles

      First edition, one of 20 numbered copies on Japon nacre paper, the tirage de tête with 10 others on Japon super nacre and one on vélin de parchemin paper.The work is illustrated with a color ink wash painting by Jean-Pierre Rémon. This copy is complete as required by the justification, with a manuscript letter by Jean de La Varende, 4 original gouaches by Jean-Pierre Rémion (of which 3 signed), not part of the illustration of the work. However, this copy is lacking the painting by Jean-Pierre Rémon.Autograph signatures of the author and illustrator to the justification page. A fine and rare copy.% A. & P. Gonin Lausanne 1966 29,5x38cm en feuilles sous chemise et étui

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        Armes Blanches Militares Francaises

      Die Entwicklung der französischen Blankwaffen vom 17. bis ins frühe 20. Jhd. Anhand exakter sw-Zeichnungen werden alle Einzelheiten, von Repräsentationswaffen bis zu Waffen für den Feldgebrauch, kunstvoll verzierte Griffpartien, Klingen suw. detailliiert gezeigt. Jede Tafel mit Erläuterungstext. Ein Werk von unglaublicher Genauigkeit, das jedem echten Sammler bei der Bestimmung gute Dienste leisten wird. Französischer Text, 281 sehr viele genaue sw-Zeichnungen, Tafelformat 47,6 x 31,9 cm, 28 Mappen mit jeweils 10 bzw. 11 Tafeln. Ohne Ort: Ohne Verlag 1966-1985. Die Ausgaben 2-4/1968 und 1/1969 wurden unter Verwendung des Mappeneinbands als Heft gebunden.

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        The Golden Bough. A Study in Magic and Religion. [Third edition, revised and enlarged]. NEAR FINE EXTENDED SET OF THE BEST EDITION IN UNCLIPPED DUSTWRAPPERS

      Macmillan, 1966. 13 vols., 8vo., BEST EDITION, with frontispiece and series half-titles, some light offsetting frol fold-ins to free endpapers in a few volumes; original green cloth, gilt backs, a near fine set in unclipped, very lightly browned dustwrapper. BRIGHT, CLEAN SET OF THE BEST EDITION, FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1911. The set comprises: Part I. The Magic Art and the Evolution of Kings (2 vols); Part II. Taboo and the Perils of the Soul; Part III. The Dying God; Part IV. Adonis, Attis, Osiris (2 vols); Part V. Spirits of the Corn and of the Wild (2 vols); Part VI. The Scapegoat; Part VII. Baldur the Beautiful (2 vols); Part VIII. Bibliography and General Index). COMPLETE WITH THE SCARCE SUPPLEMENTARY VOLUME 'AFTERMATH', FIRST PUBLISHED SEPARATELY IN 1936. The dustwrappers carry the well-known 'mistletoe' motif now iconic of the work as a whole. Frazer's masterwork first appeared in two volumes in 1890, with a second edition in three volumes in 1900. The next eleven or so years were devoted to a substantial programme of revision and expansion leading to the renowned third edition in twelve volumes issued between 1911 and 1915. COMPLETE SETS IN THIS CONDITION ARE VERY SCARCE. Besterman CX-CXI, CXII, CXIV, CXVIII-CXIX, CXXI, CXXV-CXXVI, CXXVII-CXXVIII, CXXXIV (all recording the first editions of the constituent volumes; 'Aftermath' post-dated); Printing and the Mind of Man 561.

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        Death of a Naturalist [Signed]

      New York Oxford University Press 1966 First Printing of the poet's critically acclaimed first commercially published work (preceded by the privately printed pamphlet, Eleven Poems, in 1965), one of only 1,000 copies (bound from sheets purchased from Faber and Faber, Heaney's London publisher). Tall, slim 8vo: 57,[1]pp. Publisher's aquamarine cloth, spine lettered in gilt; typographic dust jacket printed in salmon-pink and olive, lettered black, priced $3.75. Signed by Heaney on the title page. A stunning copy, tight, square and likely unread; about Fine jacket, fresh and bright, with usual fading to the fugitive salmon-pink on bottom half of spine panel but all lettering undiminished. Winner of the Somerset Maugham Award, the Cholmondeley Award, the Eric Gregory Award, and the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize. Heaney received the Nobel Prize in literature, in 1995. Brandes & Durkan A2b. Fine ¶ A collection of 34 poems largely concerned with rural life, often in the context of childhood experiences and the formulation of adult identities and intimate relationships. It includes "Digging," "Death of a Naturalist," "Blackberry-Picking," among others. "Seamus Heaney has been, for good or ill, internationally the most prominent and the most popular Irish poet of the latter part of the twentieth century and the first part of the twenty-first. . . . His first two collections, Death of a Naturalist and Door into the Dark [a signed copy of which we also have on offer], largely written before the renewed outbreak of the so-called 'Troubles' in 1968, show Heaney alerting his audience to the violent history of colonisation on his native ground, but preoccupied also by the rhythms of life in a rural setting remembered from his childhood. He also, in a Wordsworthian manner, focuses upon the sources and resources of his own poetic voice and power." (Literary Encyclopedia) N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.

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        3 ms. Briefe mit eigenh. U. Locarno-Monti, 1966-1968.

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

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        Octopussy and the Living Daylights.

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1966. An UNCORRECTED PROOF copy of the first edition. In printed green wrappers and the pictorial dust-jacket which differs considerably to the published version. The text features some significant differences within the preliminaries leaves, plus literals and minor variations throughout. A very good copy of the book with some toning to edges and extremities, in a fine copy of the jacket (toned at spine). I would suggest the book was read/reviewed away from the oversized wrapper, which shows little signs of wear. An attractive copy. One of 350 copies only- this is a much smaller print run than the previous five James Bond titles in proof-form. Gilbert A14a.

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        Wide Sargasso Sea - with the rare wrap-around band

      Andre Deutsch, 1966 A first edition, first printing published by Andre Deutsch in 1966. A near fine book without inscriptions in a near fine unclipped wrapper. Some wear to the spine tips. With the rare wrap-around band, declaring the book as 'The Winner of the WHSmith £1000 Annual Literary Award. Rare with the band

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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. With 12 abstract (rather than pictorial) zodiac signs. 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 hinges worn. First French edition of Edmond Halley's first major work.

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        Program for the Second Piatigorsky Cup: International Grandmaster Chess Tournament July 17 to August 15, 1966

      Santa Monica: Piatigorsky Cup Committee, 1966. 16 unpaginated pages with facsimiles, photographs. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's spiral spine with red wrappers and cup in silver and black to cover. Signed by all participants next to their photograph in the program along with a short biography of each contestant. (Not listed in Betts) First edition.After the success of the First Piatigorsky Cup (1963), the second was organized by Gregor and Jacqueline Piatigorsky in Santa Monica, California at the Miramar Hotel from July 17-August 15, 1966, with Isaac Kashdan directing. The stellar field included the current and next two World Champions plus a slew of Candidates-level grandmasters in a double-round robin event: Jan Hein Donner, Robert James Fischer, Borislav Ivkov, Bent Larsen, Miguel Najdorf, Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian, Lajos Portisch, Samuel Reshevsky, Boris Spassky, Wolfgang Unzicker. The Piatigorskys invited both Reshevsky and Fischer in spite of the Fischer - Reshevsky (1961) match fiasco. The 1966 Piatigorsky Cup tournament ranks as on of the strongest chess competitions ever held on American soil. It is on a short list that includes New York 1924, New York 1927, and the Sinquefield Cups. Held during the Cold War, when tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union were high, the Piatigorsky Cup represented a triumph of diplomacy. The tournament was a double-robin competition in which all participants played each other twice. The Piatigorskys produced an elegant trophy for the event that featured a "love cup" designed by Tiffany & Company as it centerpiece. With Bobby Fischer participating in the event, ensured that the top American talent of the period was represented in the competition. It also meant that the field of ten players contained one World Champion (Petrosian) as well as two future ones (Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky). After a strong start followed by a disastrous performance mid-tournament Fischer mounted an amazing comeback to tie with the tournament leader Spassky, in the standings. Their game in the penultimate round attracted a record 900 spectators and served as a preview of the excitement the two would generate six years later in their epic 1972 World Chess Championship match in Reykjavik, Iceland. The two played a hard fought draw. Spassky then won his lat game against Jan Hein Donner, who was at the bottom of the standings, while Fisher's game against Petrosian ended in a draw. Spassky achieved a narrow victory over Fischer, winning $5000.Condition:Some of the combs in the spiral binder chipped off else a near fine copy.

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        Winston S. Churchill. 1874-1965.

      London: Heinemann, 1966-88. FIRST EDITIONS. 8 volumes. Beautifully bound in maroon half morocco with raised bands, gilt titles and gilt to spines, cloth boards, top edges gilt. A fine set. Randolph Churchill, W.S. Churchill's son, started this biography of his father's; after his death in 1968, the work, from vol. III, was finished by Martin Gilbert, Churchill's assistant.

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        Last Bus to Banjo Creek (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

      N.p.: N.p., 1966. Draft script for an unproduced film. Copy belonging to crew member James H. Ware. Ware was a major presence in British and American cinema, best known for his work on "Beat the Devil" (1953), "Room at the Top" (1959), "Our Man in Havana" (1959), "Charade" (1963), and "The Spy Who Came in from the Cold" (1965). A pet project of Australian actor Rod Taylor, who struggled from 1964 until 1974 to get this film made, though was eventually completely unsuccessful, this film is an Australian outback story based on the short story "The Skedule" by Helen H. Wilson. A prim and proper English lady and an Aussie find themselves traveling together through the Outback, where a romance soon develops, like "African Queen" but lacking a war. Set in Australia. Green blank wrappers with die cut title window in the British style. Title page present, dated July 1966, with credits for screenwriter Ted Willis, and author Helen H. Wilson. 144 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 131. Mechanically reproduced, with pink and yellow revision pages throughout, dated variously between September 24, 1967 and September 26, 1967. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus bound with two gold brads.

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