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        THE MASTER AND MARGARITA

      Paris: YMCA Press, 1967. First edition. Very Good +. First edition in book form, preceded only by the Moscow Magazine printing. Perfect-bound in printed wraps, text in Russian. An attractive Very Good+ (or a little better) copy with minor toning and a faint bend to the covers. Otherwise, this copy is clean, unread and in excellent condition. Scarce on the market in any condition. Housed in custom clamshell. This book is the author's masterpiece and considered by many the finest novel to come out of Russia in the twentieth century. Started in 1928, Bulgakov burned the manuscript in 1930, only to re-write and revise it for the next ten years until his death. A socio-political satire oscillating between two realities, one where the Devil and his entourage take a flat in 1930s Russia and wreak havoc on society in a series of amusing escapades, the second in Pontius Pilot's Jerusalem, where he condemns Jesus, despite grave misgivings. A work of unique humor and profound insight, it builds upon the great 19th century Russian predecessors and is now a foundation of the modern Russian literary canon. Very Good +.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        Poontang and Other Poems

      (Crescent City, FL: Privately Printed / New Atheneum Press. 1967). First. First edition. Stapled wrappers. Very slight bump to the bottom corner, still easily fine. Signed by the author. Reportedly one of 500 copies, this is the seemingly scarcer variant in gray wrappers (also issued in green, no priority). A self-published volume of poetry, perhaps the scarcest book published under Willeford's name, and rare signed. .

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

      Atheneum, New York 1967 - First edition of Hecht's second book, winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Wood engravings by Leonard Baskin. A fine copy in a fine jacket, inscribed by Hecht on the half-title. Signed copies of this important book are very scarce, let alone one in such nice condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Triolet Rare Books]
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        LORSCHER EVANGELIAR - (1 Band Faksimile) - Eines von nur 900 Exemplaren - Faksimile-Ausgabe der Handschrift Pal.lat.50, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Rom; Biblioteca Documentara Batthyaneum, Alba Julia Bukarest und Inv.Nr. 1388-1866, Victoria & Albert Museu - LIMITIERT - TADELLOSES EXEMPLAR

      München, Prestel, 1967. DAS LORSCHER EVANGELIAR - Prestel-Ausgabe Um 810 entstand an der Hofschule Karls des Großen ein Kunstwerk, dass seit seiner Fertigstellung die Menschen in seinen Bann schlägt: das Lorscher Evangeliar. Karl der Große selbst dürfte es in Händen gehalten haben. Bei der Seligsprechung Papst Johannes Pauls II. betete Papst Benedikt der XVI. vor dem aufgeschlagenen Faksimile. Der Prestel Verlag schuf 1967 lediglich 900 Exemplare. Die Faksimile-Ausgabe ist beim Verlag vergriffen und dort nicht mehr erhältlich. Angebotsumfang: * 1 Band Faksimile Ausstattungsdetails: * Originalformat von ca. 370 x 270 mm * 478 teilweise farbige Tafelseiten * Schwarz/weiß-Ausgabe mit farbiger Wiedergabe aller Miniatur- und Zierseiten sowie einiger Textseiten * Original Halbpergamenteinband mit Rückentitel * Aus privater Sammlung * Zustand: * Tadelloses Exemplar Limitierung: * Streng limitiert auf nur 900 Exemplare weltweit * Längst vergriffen. Alle Preise inkl. MwSt. AGB und Kundeninformationen, Widerrufsbelehrung und Muster-Widerrufsformular finden Sie bei den Anbieterinformationen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gebrüder Ziereis, Christian ]
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        British Museum General Catalogue of Printed Books Compact Edition in 35 Volumes

      New York: Readex Microprint Corporation. 1967. Compact edition. Near fine with minor wrinkling to some of the spines (caused during binding, not due to wear). Includes 27 volumes covering years up to 1955, a five volume supplement covering the years 1956-1965, and a three volume supplement covering the years 1966-1970. Type is very small. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        An Archive of Hand-decorated Cards, Letters and Envelopes

      1967-1975. A collection of approximately 120 large format, handmade and heavily hand-decorated postcards and letters, mostly with envelopes. Various dates from 1967-1975, all by Mrs. Brightman of Akron, Ohio to Ned Osthaus of Scranton, Pennsylvania. The content and accompanying art are highly eccentric, very entertaining, and occasionally slightly addled. Many are patriotic or moralistic in tone. Virtually all of the cards and letters are heavily painted, as are most of the envelopes. Several of the envelopes are made from busily patterned wrapping paper, some of which are additionally embellished, some not. Minor wear at the edges, else fine. .

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        LUBÉRON

      [Paris]: Aux Dépens d'un Amateur, [1967].. Small folio (38 x 29cm). Loose sheets laid into folding cloth portfolio. Fine, with minor wear to tips of portfolio. First edition. A collection of twelve poems by Verdet, accompanied by seven original etchings with aquatint (six in color) by Papart. One of one hundred numbered copies on Grand Vélin de Rives, from a total edition of 113 numbered copies and fifteen hors commerce copies, all signed by the author and artist. Although not called for in the justification, this copy is accompanied by an extra folio, enclosing an original watercolor and paper collage (24.5 x 16.5 cm), signed by Papart, two planches refusée, each captioned and signed by Papart, and a broadside printing of a considerably longer version of the poem, "Pour une belle aprés Mort."

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        Ritual --- Murder, Witchcraft and Paganism in a Cornish Village ---- Filmed as The Wicker Man

      London: Hutchinson / New Authors Limited, 1967, 1st Edition, 1st Printing, 1967, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First Edition, Illustrated By: Peter Edwards Cover Art-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket with a tiny bit of rubbing to the edges, a beautiful clean bright example of the Peter Edwards designed dustjacket, very scarce book, later filmed and released as The Wicker Man which was novelized by Robin Hardy, and Anthony Shaffer, however, this is not the novelization ---this is the book from which the film was created, from the cover of the later paperback edition, "A child lies dead in the Cornish village of Thorn, the circumstances point to a ritual killing. But when detective Inspector david Hanlin is sent from London to investigate the matter, he discovers that Thorn has sinister and erotic undertones; murmurs of witchcraft and whispers of occult happenings; as well as a Midsummer Eve ritual that stems from a pagan past.", ---a strange book with episodes of blatant sexuality, paranoia, witchcraft, murder, etc., extremely well written although the climax, ultimately is not very surprising, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup]
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        Herausgegeben vom Militärgeschichtlichen Forschungsamt

      . Nr. 1/1967 - 2/2010 (88 Bände), Freiburg, Verlag Rombach/München, Oldenbourg Verlag, Kartoniert, jeder Band ca. 160 - 300 Seiten, Dabei: Register zu Band 1 - 10, 1 - 20, Großteil der Hefte mit ANSTREICHUNGEN, Zustand 3 NUR ZUSAMMEN:.

      [Bookseller: Helmut Weitze Militärische Antiquitäten ]
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        Chinese Buddhist Monasteries: Their Plan and Its Function as a Setting for Buddhist Monastic Life

      Hong Kong University Press, 1967Beige & Blue Boards in prot, plastic wraps and slipcase. Near Fine / . Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Contains xiv - 396 pp.; profusely illustrated with b&w illustrations, floor plans elevations and photos; 4 folding plates in rear pocket;. scarce.please inquire on extra shipping for international orders..

      [Bookseller: Pali s.r.l.]
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        LORD OF LIGHT

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc.,. 1967. Octavo,. cloth.. Mild rubbing to corners and spine ends, lower corners gently bumped,. a near fine copy in near fine dust jacket with light rubbing to. corners and spine ends, light wear to upper spine end, several small. rubbed spots on front panel, and mild soiling and spotting to edges. of rear panel. (#125949). First edition. Winner of the 1968 Hugo award for best novel. 1967 Nebula nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1310. Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 162. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1251-56.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Fabulous 208 vol 1 03/June/67 to 25/November/67 vol 2 02December/67 to 01/June/68 custom bound magazines

      Fleetway Publications, Great Britain, 1967, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Editiona collection a teen magazine from the sixties about the pop icons Beatles The Stones Bee Gees Dave Clark Five Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Music; History. Inventory No: 36295.

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        Poontang (Signed First Edition)

      New Athenaeum Press, Crescent City, FL 1967 - First Edition. Issued in green and gray wrapper variants (no priority), this being the gray variant. INSCRIBED and DATED in the year of publication by the author on the front endpaper with typical aplomb: "To Les Dubinas / I hope you all like 'Poontang' / Chas Willeford / 23 Jan '67." A self-published book of poetry by the noted crime author with a print run of 500, making it one of the most difficult of Willeford titles. Issued in both gray and green wrappers, with no priority.Very Good plus overall, with no wear apart from toning at the wrapper edges. Herron 13. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        Red Robe.

      St.Petersburg Press. 1967 - Red Robe An original lithograph,published by St.Petersburg Press. Listed in the catalogue Raisonné. This lithograph was printed as an edition of 40 copies signed by Dine.This is an unsigned printers proof, prior to signing. Printed on water marked wove paper. There is a small crease within the paper which I have photographed, a 5mm tear in lower margin,otherwise in very good condition. Sheet size 800 x 570mm [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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        Kreuzweg. Meditationen von Stefan Kardinal Wyszynski.

      Berlin, Rembrandt, 1967 - 2°, 92 S., 14 farb., doppelblattgrosse Orig.-Holzschnitte, OLwd. mit OU, Tadellos in Schuber. Ex. Nr. 2682/3000. Mit 14 doppelseitigen farbigen Orig. - Holzschnitten illustriert. Der Text der 12 Stationen polnisch, ein «Kreuzweg» in engl. Übersetzung, und dt. Begleittext von Fridolin Stier. 1200 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Il Babà

      Milano: Cerastico, 1967. Prima ed. di 100 es. numerati. Quartini sciolti in cartella (loose as issued in original portfolio). Ottimo (Fine). 4to (cm 37x27). Una suite di 10 acqueforti originali appositamente create da Arnoldo Ciarrocchi, numerate e firmate a matita (lastra cm 22x17 - foglio cm 35x25) e 3 piccole acqueforti inserite nel testo (cm 8x7,5). Con un testo sul babà di Pellegrino Artusi (da L'arte di mangiar bene) Stampato su carta a mano espressamente fabbricata. Acqueforti tirate sotto la direzione di Alberto Manfredi. Lastre biffate dopo la tiratura. Es. 25

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Collected Pruse

      (London): Gibbon and Kee. (1967). First. First edition. Fine in a slightly soiled near fine dustwrapper. A nice copy of a scarce title. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        [Hippie Flyer]: A Tribal Be-In The Return of America to the American Indian, Central Park Sheeps Meadow Celebration Recognizing the Incarnation of the American Tribal Mind! "Beat the Tribal Drum" of Love

      [New York: no publisher. 1967]. Flyer printed on blue-green paper. Measuring 8.5" x 11". Slight age-toning and very small stains on the reverse, near fine. Central image of two Native-Americans. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Nyrens Of Eartham And Hambledon: The Facts And A Reconstruction

      Bournemouth: printed by Boscombe Printing Co. 1967 - Exceedingly scarce booklet, privately issued by the author, tracing the pedigree of  the Nyren family. The text was originally published in the1967 Hampshire CCC handbook. Small 8vo. [8]pp. Green cloth, with title, author and date in gilt lettering to front. No.14 of a Limited Edition of 25 copies signed by the author.  [Padwick, 7912] [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Der Tod des Herrn Tarantel. 15 Auftritte und 15 Holzschnitte von Johannes Vennekamp (Deckeltitel: Text(ili)e(n) von Kurt Neuburger, Graphik von Josi Vennekamp).

      Berlin, Werkstatt Rixdorfer Drucke Berlin 1967. Erste Ausgabe. Handpressendruck.. OPp. mit farb. Orig.-Holzschnitt. 68 Bl. Mit 15 (14 signierten) z. T. farbigen Orig.-Holzschnitten. Blockbuchbindung. Groß-8°. Vortitel zusätzlich mit eigenhändiger Widmung und Bleistiftzeichnung (stehender, pinkelnder Mann in Rückansicht) von Johannes Vennekamp für Heinrich Raumschüssel, den ehemaligen Herausgeber der Anthologien Centaur I und II sowie verschiedener Arbeiten der Rixdorfer Werkstatt-Künstler. Hinterdeckel am Unterrand mit kleinem Einriß. Gut erhaltenes Exemplar.. 6. Rixdorfer Boston Buch. - Spindler 127, 9. - Eines von 10 Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe mit 14 signierten Orig.-Holzschnitten (Gesamtauflage: 101 Exemplare). - Eine der schönsten Arbeiten der Rixdorfer Druck-Werkstatt.

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        Typed Letters Signed

      1967. Two typed letters signed from Watts to his agent, Henry Volkening. Watts discusses instructions for handling an article, an introduction he has prepared for a book on the counterculture, and plans for reprinting Watts's own title -- The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are. The first letter is on the stationery of the Gopher Campus Motor Lodge in Minneapolis and concerns the sale of the introduction for Book of the Love Generation and promotion for The Book itself: "I look forward with pleasant horror to seeing the kind of promotion he [Eugene Schwartz] will concoct. The RH [Random House] people think he is quite insane to take on a book of this kind." The second letter is written from the UK and concerns the dispositions of the people handling Watts's book. "Schwarz [sic] is going to promote under the headline `THIS BOOK WILL ABOLISH YOUR FEAR OF DEATH!' The things I have to live up to!" This letter bears the underlinings of the recipient and is folded for mailing. The first letter bears a few numbers in pencil; otherwise each letter is fine. Watts's title -- The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are -- was a synthesis of his writings up to that point, incorporating much eastern philosophy and much in the way of analysis and metaphor derived both from everyday experience, the psychedelic experience, and the new experimental therapies that were sweeping the West Coast at the time. Watts, whose early experiments with psychedelics were chronicled in his 1962 book The Joyous Cosmology: Adventures in the Chemistry of Consciousness, was a counterculture "superstar" by 1967, and these letters give an indication of how much he was in demand at the time.

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        THE NEW INDUSTRIAL STATE [SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY]

      Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston 1967 - A very good to near fine copy with bright silver lettering on black backing on spine in brown boards with author's initials on front board. The dust jacket is unclipped showing a price of $6.95 and is in very good condition with one closed tear on spine of jacket that carries over to back panel. Minor edge wear and one chip. This is a first edition, first printing, so stated on the copyright page. SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR IN THE YEAR OF PUBLICATION ON THE FFEP " FOR CLAUDE BISSELLWITH ADMIRATION AND WARM GOOD WISHES FROM JOHN KENNETH GALBRAITH 1967". Claude Bissell was the president of the University of Toronto and his notes in pencil are on the ffep, the half title page and the title page. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Nihon

      Tokyo: Shaken, 1967. Pages and boards lightly toned, else near fine in silver boards and the complete publisher's acetate jacket. Nice copy of a book that deserves more attention than it gets.. First Edition. Square quarto. A bleak assessment of sixties Japan by one of its foremost photographers. More understated than his Provoke counterparts, Tomatsu nonetheless offers a searing indictment of modern Japan gone awry: from the aftermath of a typhoon, to scarred walls and distressed roads, with an end section of protest and Okinawa images which are paradoxically the most optimistic images in the book, though I doubt this was Tomatsu's intent. Although not stated in the book, this copy comes from the library of noted Japanese photographer Kishin Shinoyama. (Aperture 94-101).

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        Robert Morris Floor plan with dates of changes during the exhibition

      New York: Leo Catelli Gallery, 1967. Poster. Ottimo (Fine). Cm 72x57. Poster produced in conjunction with the exhibition held at the Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, March 4, 1967. Consists of a floor plan with dates of the changing exhibition / Poster dell'esposizione di Robert Morris alla Leo Catelli Gallery, New York, inaugurazione 4 marzo 1967. Al recto "Pianta con le date dei cambiamenti in corso durante la mostra Al verso timbro postale datata Feb. 27'67 ed etichetta d'invio a Mr & Mrs Harold Rosenberg, New York (critico d'arte che conio il termine "action panting"). Stampa off-set

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        A Historical Collection of the Several Voyages and Discoveries in the South Pacific Ocean

      Israel / Da Capo, 1967, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Facsimile EditionSize: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Original Glassene Wrapper. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Exploration; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8240.

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        The Orators: An English Study

      New York: Random House. (1967). First. First American edition (revised and with a new foreword from the much earlier English edition). Fine in just about fine dustwrapper with a little soiling. Nicely Inscribed by the author: "To Charles with love from Wystan." A Connolly 100 title. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        LE COURRIER DU VIETNAM - ANNÉE 1967. Hebdomadaire d'information

      Le Courrier du Vietnam, Hanoï 1967 - 39 à 39.5cm x 27 à 27.5cm, 8 à 16pp par numéro, nombreuses photos et cartes. Excellent état. Année complète, du n° 91 (2 janvier) au n° 143 (25 décembre), les n° 101 et 102 constituant une seule revue et le n° 127 (7 septembre) étant un numéro supplémentaire spécial consacré au Programme politique du Front National de Libération - F.N.L. du Sud-Vietnam, adopté à son Congrès extraordinaire de la mi-août. Contiennent notamment: Discours , interviews et messages de Ho Chi Minh, Pham Van Dong et Nguyen Huu Tho, discours et articles des Généraux Vo Nguyen Giap et Van Tien Dung, textes officiels du FNL et innombrables articles et reportages sur ses victoires et ses héros, articles et reportages sur la République Démocratique du Vietnam et le régime de Saïgon, articles sur le Cambodge, le Laos et la Thaïlande, nombreux articles sur la solidarité des peuples du monde, le mouvement anti-guerre aux Etats-Unis, textes d' "aveux" et très nombreuses photos de pilotes américains dont les avions ont été abattus au-dessus du Nord-Vietnam (au 22 décembre, 2674 avions y avaient été abattus depuis le 5 août 1964), article du cinéaste hollandais Joris Ivens. Une source documentaire exceptionnelle. Guerre du Vietnam / Cambodge / Laos / Thaïlande / Etats-Unis / USA / Aviation / Pays-Bas / Cinéma.

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        Five Plays: Chicago, Icarus's Mother, Red Cross, Fourteen Hundred Thousand, Melodrama Play

      Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill. (1967). First. First edition. Fine in a very slightly age-toned, else fine dustwrapper with a nearly invisible tear on the front panel. Author's first book. A lovely copy, and very scarce thus. .

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        Dear Jonas

      1967. ALS. Letter from Stan Brakhage to Jonas [Mekas?], dated "mid-Jan. '67". Single sheet, 8-1/2 x 11 inches. Brakhage relates conversations with Allen Ginsburg, discusses his film "23rd Psalm Branch." Very good condition.

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        Prayer to the Mystery

      [Boston: D. Sacilotto for Charles Lauriat's, 1967. Photogravure by Curtis, finely printed from the original plate, on wove paper watermarked "Tweedweave", by the master printmaker D. Sacilotto. A rare edition, not to be confused with later restrikes. A fine print, the beauty and quality of which rivals that of the original plates.(Small discreet collection stamp outside of plate mark on verso .) Very good condition apart from some mild rippling and light soiling in the top margin. A breath-taking image from "The North American Indian", the grandest illustrated work ever produced in the United States, the most important illustrated work on American Indians, and the single greatest book in Western Americana. As in the culture other Plains Indians, spirituality and religious ceremony were a central part of Lakota life. In addition to the important annual Sun Dance, the principal sacred rites included the Vision Quest, Making Relatives, Rite of Purification (Sweat Lodge), Keeping of the Soul, Preparing for Womanhood, and Throwing the Ball. The sacred pipe was an integral part these rites, which all centered around the veneration and invocation of the Great Mystery, Wakan Tanka, the ubiquitous supreme deity that created and governed the universe. The buffalo skull was also a fundamental element of many of these ceremonies. As the prime source of subsistence, buffalo were deemed sacred, and their skulls were frequently used as altars. "In supplication the pipe was always offered to the Mystery by holding it aloft. At the feet of the worshipper lies a buffalo-skull, symbolic of the spirit of the animal upon which the Indians were so dependent. The subject of the picture is Picket Pin, an Ogalala Sioux." (Curtis, List of Large Plates Supplementing Volume Three) Picket Pin was a frequent fixture of the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota, and several photographs of him were included in Henry and Jean Hamilton's 1971 publication 'The Sioux Of the Rosebud' as well as Paul Dyck's 'Brule, Sioux People of the Rosebud' of the same year. A band of the Lakota or Teton Sioux tribe, the Oglala inhabited the North American Plains and Prairies west of the Missouri River, and were primarily hunters. The original edition of Curtis' The North American Indian had 214 subscribers and Curtis himself handled the distribution. After Curtis declared bankruptcy, the booksellers Charles Lauriat's of Boston purchased the outstanding stock, and the edition from which this print comes was commissioned in order to complete a number of incomplete portfolios. According to information supplied by the printers, the edition was strictly limited with only 17 sets being produced. Edward Curtis was fascinated with the story of the American Indian from an early age, honing both his knowledge of them and his skill as a photographer on numerous scientific expeditions in the 1890s. With the enthusiastic backing of President Theodore Roosevelt (who wrote the foreword), Curtis evolved his plan for a comprehensive work that would illustrate his romantic vision of American Indian life before the disastrous impact of European contact. He obtained the patronage of J. Pierpont Morgan, whose support (and later, that of his son) enabled the project to go forward. What had originally been projected to take five or six years stretched to twenty-three, consumed $1,200,000 (a third in subsidy from the Morgans), and finally reached a conclusion in 1930, leaving Curtis a broken and bankrupt man. Nonetheless, he succeeded in accomplishing his grand design, and the set remains his monument. Cf. Naef & Goldschmidt The Truthful Lens 40; cf. Howes C-965.

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        Smith of Wooton Major - SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

      George Allen and Unwin, London 1967 - HARDBACK - The book is in very good condition. The patterned boards are clean with a little fading to the red area of the spine. The book has been boldly signed by the author to the front endpaper. The book is the correct UK first edition, published by George Allen & Unwin, and presents as a very good example. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        LOS TOROS . Tratado técnico e histórico. ( 11 Vol.)

      Editorial ESPASA-CALPE 1967-1992 - Madrid 1967-1992 . Encuad : cartoné media piel . 20 x 28cms. 1000pag. cada vol. ( aprox ) . Profusamente ilustrada en negro y color con fotograbados, reproducciones y facsímiles dentro y fuera de texto, hierros de las ganaderías de España, Latinoamérica y Portugal. Estado de los libros : Vol. 4 y 5 con el lomo oscuro Vol. 7 con corte delantero un poco sucio, Vol. 4 con corte inferior ligeramente sucio, Vol. I con 4 hojas ligeramente arrugadas . ( Atención a los gastos de envío por pesos elevados ) .

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        SOLAR PHYSICS A journal for solar and solar-stellar research and the study of solar terrestrial physics. Band 1 (1967) bis Band 225 (2004).

      1967-2004;.. Gebundene Ausgabe. Sauber gebundene Bände aus wissenschaftlicher Bibliothek. Versand nur innerhalb Deutschlands; Interessenten aus dem Ausland werden gebeten, VOR einem Kauf die aktuellen Versandkosten zu erfragen !

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        A GARDEN OF EARTHLY DELIGHTS

      NY: Vanguard, 1967. First edition, first prnt. Signed by Oates on the title page. Beginning toning on the front board topedge and spine edges and tiny soil spot on rear board; dustjacket with edgewear, mostly at corners and the spine topedge and faint toning to spine. Very Good+ dustjacket in a Very Good dustjacket with a Durafold archival cover. Signed by Author. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall. The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        THE THANKSGIVING VISITOR. Signed.

      Random House (1967)., New York - FIRST EDITION. 8vo, 63pp. Original beige boards with red cloth spine. One of 300 numbered copies specially printed & bound & signed by the author. A fine copy in the publisher's near fine slipcase. A memoir of Capote's boyhood in rural Alabama inspired by his cousin Sook Faulk. Small limitation. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Cronberg; Geschichte eines Rittergeschlechts und seiner Burg

      Frankfurt/M. Waldemar Kramer 1967. 56 S. kl. 8° - Kleinoktav (entspricht 15 - 18,5 cm) Pappeinband o. Schutzumschlag 3. unveränderte Auflage - Das Exemplar weist keinerlei Mängel auf. Gebundenes Exemplar (Fadenheftung) mit einigen s/w und einer farbigen Abbildung..

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        ICI REPOSE.

      Fata Morgana 1967 - In-8 ( 225 X 130 mm ) de 52 pages, en feuilles sous couverture imprimée rempliée. Edition originale, 1 des 20 exemplaires du tirage de tête numérotés sur Arches ( N°15 ) comportant une gravure à l'eau-forte originale en couleurs justifiée et signée par Jacques HEROLD ainsi qu'une deuxième épreuve en noir de la gravure également justifiée et signée par Jacques HEROLD. Signature de l'auteur à la justification du tirage. Très bel exemplaire. litterature edition-originale [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Logan's Run

      New York: Dial Press. 1967. First. Uncorrected galley proofs. Bradbound sheets printed rectos only on proofing paper. A little wear on the first and last pages, else near fine. A combination utopia/dystopia where the inhabitants live lives of nonstop pleasure until they are disposed of at age 21, a policy we once endorsed, but which we have long since reassessed. Basis for an interesting film with Michael York, Jenny Agutter, and Farrah Fawcett. A rare issue of an increasingly uncommon title. .

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        SEVENTEEN OFFPRINTS INCLUDING HARTWELL'S MAJOR PAPERS ON CELL CYCLE REGULATION 1967-2001

      1967. Near Fine. Dated 1967-2001. Seventeen Near Fine offprints in self or original printed wrappers as follows: "Macromolecule Synthesis in Temperature-sensitive Mutants of Yeast" (1967); "Mutants of Yeast with Temperature-Sensitive Isoleucyl-trna Synthetases" (1968); "Temperature-sensitive Mutants of Yeast Exhibiting a Rapid Inhibition of Protein Synthesis" (1968); "A Mutant of yeast Apparently Defective in the Initiation of Protein Synthesis" (1969); "The Effect of Cycloheximide Upon Polyribosome Stability in Two Yeast Mutants Defective Respectively in the Initiation of Polypeptide Chains and in Messenger RNA Synthesis" (1970); "Identification of Ten Genes that control Ribosome Formation in Yeast" (1970); "Genetic Control of the Cell Division Cycle in Yeast. IV. Genes Controlling Bud Emergence and Cytokinesis" (1971); "Genetic Control of the Cell Division Cycle in Yeast: V. Genetic Analysis of cdc Mutants" (1973); "Three Additional Genes Required for Deoxyribonucleic Acid Synthesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae" (1973); "Sequential Gene Function in the Initiation of Saacharomyces cerevisiae DNA Synthesis" (1974); "Saccharomyces cerevisiae Cell Cycle" (1974); "Genetic Control of the Cell Division Cycle in Yeast" (1974); "The Role of S. Cerevisiae Cell Division Cycle Genes in Nuclear Fusion" (1981); The RAD9 Gene Controls the Cell Cycle Response to DNA Damage in Saccharomyces cervisiae" (1988); "Checkpoints: Controls That Ensure the Order of Cell Cycle Events" (1989); "Cell Cycle Control and Cancer" (1994); "Principles for the Buffering of Genetic Variation" (2001).

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