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        Fierce and Gentle Warriors [Signed]

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1967. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. A Near Fine copy of the first American edition, first printing (quite slightly askew, light edge wear), in a Very Good + to Near Fine dust jacket [spine lightly darkened, minor soiling to panels, minor age toning as is common to this jacket, light edge wear, and a touch of pushing at the spine head and top of front flap, quite short tears where each panel meets the spine head, the rear flap lacks laminate at the edge --- a presumed production defect as every jacket we have seen for this book is alike in this respect); three short stories of Mikhail Sholokhov, winner of the 1965 Nobel Prize in Literature, SIGNED BY MIKHAIL SHOLOKHOV on the title page. Signed copies of Sholokhov's work in English translation are quite scarce. The book itself is rather scarce in collectable condition and this dust jacket is easily the nicest we ever have seen. Signed copies of this work are RARE. A Near Fine copy, SIGNED BY MIKHAIL SHOLOKHOV. RARE.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        Nihon

      Tokyo: Shaken, 1967. Very close to fine in silver boards and the complete publisher's acetate jacket, which has slightly lifted on the rear panel. 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).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Fables of Aesop according to Sir Roger l'Estrange, with fifty drawings by Alexander Calder [inscribed by Calder to Jean-Michel Folon]

      New York: Dover, 1967. Livre. Illus. by Alexander Calder. Très bon. Couverture souple. Signé par l'illustrateur. First Thus. New York, Dover, 1967. 23,5 x 16,5 cm, 124 (3) pp., illustrations en noir dans le texte, broché, couverture rouge illustrée. Réédition de l'édition de Paris, Harrison, 1931, enrichie d'un bel ENVOI autographe signé Sandy Calder à Jean-Michel Folon et à son épouse, Colette. Quelques très rares rousseurs, bel exemplaire. // Inscribed by Calder to French illustrator Jean-Michel Folon and his wife Colette, and signed Sandy Calder. A very few occasional foxing, else fine..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        GENESIS

      The Pendle Press (Boston: The Pendle Press. 1967). folio., quarter cloth, paper-covered boards. 6 pages.. Limited to 20 copies (Peich 1). McCurdy's first published work. The 2nd and 3rd chapters of the book of Genesis in the Old Testament of the Bible. Bound in quarter blue patterned cloth and light blue-gray Fabriano paper boards. Handprinted on double-fold Japanese Masa paper by McCurdy. Pendle Press on colophon. The press's name was changed to Hillside Press, then the Penmaen Press, when McCurdy found other printers using the same names (Finding Aid, Penmaen Press records, Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut, Storrs). Broadside "An Introductory Comment as to the Aims & Aspirations of the Hillside Press" laid in. Very rare. Also present is another version of this broadside in a different typographic arrangment with a pencil note that states that this version was not used. Cloth portion of boards stained. Paper portion of boards lightly faded at edges.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press ]
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        Poemes de Georges Seferis [Signed; Signee]

      Paris & Bruges: Editions Rombaldi, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. Picasso, Pablo. A Very Good + copy of the first edition, first printing, in the Publisher's original decorated faux vellum over boards (minor handling soil, slight darkening to the spine and board edges, light curve to the boards), SIGNED BY GEORGE SEFERIS beneath his portrait on page 24; a tribute to George Seferis' winning of the 1963 Nobel Prize in Literature for "his eminent lyrical writing, inspired by a deep feeling for the Hellenic world of culture". George Seferis, a Greek Diplomat and Ambassador to the UK, and one of the Twentieth Century's most important Greek Poets, was the first Greek ever to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature. With 6 full-page illustrations within, and a cover illustration by Picasso, all commissioned especially for this tribute publication, the elegant volume contains poetry by Seferis written prior to his winning the Prize (1963). [Text in French.] The book itself is quite uncommon and signed copies are exceedingly so. A Very Good + copy, SIGNED BY GEORGE SEFERIS. SCARCE.

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        Art and the Spiritual Life

      Leicester: Twelve by Eight Press, 1967. Folio. 22pp. First edition. One of 150 copies, signed by the author-artist. Lubbock's impressive first book is an essay on art and its relationship with religion, richly illustrated with fourteen stunning color lithographs. Very fine in cream-colored boards with a gilt line drawing on the front cover and title gilt-stamped on spine. A remarkable debut for the former defense engineer-turned-artist.

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        THE MATCHMAKER'S LAMENT AND OTHER ASTONISHMENTS., Poems by Leonard Nathan -- Drawings by Leonard Baskin.

      Northampton, 1967. - 8 x 11. (25) pages. Boards, spine label. Harold Hugo & family member's small bookplates inside front cover. A fine association copy inscribed by Baskin to "Harold: picture printer from Leonard: type printer." One of 400 copies; this signed "printer's copy" and inscribed. Printed in Arrighi type on Arches paper.Hugo's Meriden Gravure reproduced Baskin's drawings. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Veatchs Arts of the Book, ABAA]
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        Ritual ( Basis for the cult film ' The Wicker man ' )

      New Authors limited 1967 - The first UK printing published by New Authors Limited in 1967.The BOOK is in near FINE condition.The WRAPPER is complete and is in near FINE condition.A hint of browning to the spine lettering but NO fading.The Peter Edwards' designed dust wrapper looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival protector.A beautiful copy of the author's first novel.This was the basis for the cult film *The Wicker Man* starring Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, and Britt Ekland. This scarce title is much rarer than the later novelization co-written by Anthony Shaffer from his screenplay for the film. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ashtonrarebooks]
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        Unnatural Causes.

      London: Faber and Faber, (1967).. First edition, 8vo, 236 pp. Cloth, d.w., not price clipped, some wear and minor loss to extremities, small tear to the foot of the upper wrapper. The third Adam Dalgliesh mystery.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop, ABA, ILAB]
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        THE LAST OF THE CRAZY PEOPLE

      Toronto: General Publishing, 1967 Findley, Timothy. THE LAST OF THE CRAZY PEOPLE. Toronto: General Publishing (1967). First edition of the author's first book. Extraordinary Family Copy inscribed to his parents: "For Mother and Father - / When people ask you if you are in this book, I hope you will say yes... / with love / Tiff / May 7th 1967. Cannington, Ont. Tiff's father, A. G. Findley has added his sketch of Tiff in an 'old hat' to the front pastedown. A wonderful copy of Findley's breakout novel. $7500.00  . Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Start Your Own Religion

      Millbrook, Ny: Kriya Press of the Sri Ram Ashrama 1967, 1st Edition. () [iv],27,[2]. Very good. Octavo. Staple bound. Original white wrappers with psychedelic design to front. Wrappers a bit rubbed / discoloured with a few minor creases. Small stain / imperfection in paper on one page (not affecting text), else internally tight and clean. One of Leary's scarcest books, privately published in a run of approximately 500 - 1000 to be sold through mail order and through "head shops." Leary intended for the book to outline "the legal, psychological, and spiritual steps involved in sacramentalizing one's life. ... And serve as a guide to those who would soon be experimenting with new realities." A guide book to Leary's famous phrase, "Turn on, Tune in, Drop out," illustrated throughout with photos from Millbrook. Horowiz A6..

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Giorno Poetry Systems: a complete run of the 20 vinyl recordings with John Giorno's first record The Intravenus Mind Presents Poems by John Giorno.

      - All but one original pressings. 12" LPs (with many double LPs) in the original sleeves, some with promo/subscription ephemera loosely inserted, catalogue #19 (with a short story by W.S.B.), program for The Nova Convention and a poster for the same. New York, Giorno Poetry Systems, 1967, 1972-1984

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd ABA ILAB BA]
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        ARCHER IN HOLLYWOOD. The Moving Target. The Way Some People Die. The

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1967 First Collected Edition of three Lew Archer mysteries, selecting the first Lew Archer mystery, a Haycraft-Queen cornerstone, The Moving Target, basis for the film Harper with Paul Newman, Inscribed by Ross MacDonald on the front free endpaper. 'For ...with cordial best wishes, Ken Millar (John Ross Macdonald), Santa Barbara, Calif. Sept. 8/70.' 8vo. 528 pp. A fine copy in pale yellow cloth, blue titles, blue topstain in a bright, fresh, essentially fine pictorial dustwrapper. With a foreward by Ross Macdonald. A very nice copy.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Typed letter signed.

      Vence, 22. V. 1967. - 4to. 1 p. To publisher Alecto Book in London, on the card game they are about to publish. Dubuffet finds the specimen model excellent but adds that if the impression is on a different sheet of paper and not on the card itself, they will have to be conscious about the collage: "[.] Dans le specimen en question il y a une feuille collée sur le dos propre de la carte, et le collage n'est pas bon (la feuille de papier rapportée se décolle, ne tient pas bien collée; et aussi alle se plisse et se marque de cassures quand on tord un peu la carte; d'ailleurs ce collage a tendance à donner à la carte un peu de courbure). Je ne sais si vous envisagez d'imprimer sur le dos même de la carte (ce qui serait sûrement préférable) ou bien de procéder comme pour ce specimen, en contre-collant une feuille de papier rapportée au dos la carte. Dans ce cas il faudrait étudier très soigneusement la nature de la colle à employer, afin d'obtenir un collage très solide, et qui n'ait pas cette conséquence de courber un peu la carte. Il est évidemment important que les cartes soient parfaitement planes, bien exemptes de courbure. A part cet inconvénient dû au collage, je suis maintenant très content avec ce dos des cartes; il me semble qu'il fait très bon effet; êtes vous de mon avis? [.]". - He adds in a post-scriptum that M. Jaeger, from the Jeanne Bucher gallery, submitted the English translation of the text that will serve as instructions for use. The original edition of this card game, named "Banque de l'Hourloup, playing and drawing cards", was published in 350 numbered copies in an illustrated casing. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Journals of Captain Cook. 4 volumes. The Voyage of the Endeavour 1768 - 1771, The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure 1772-1775, The Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery 1776-1780

      UK: Cambridge University Press for the Hakluyt Society. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1967. 1st Thus. Hardcover. **Very Heavy Book - Postage will be quoted** . Superb set in very solid bindings. Very clean inside, some darkening to page edges. Jackets have some wear and sunning to spine. Now protected by non-adhesive clear plastic cover. This set is missing the portfolio of charts and views ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .

      [Bookseller: Arkwrights]
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        The A. A. Way of Life. A Reader by Bill. Selected Writings of A.A.'s Co- Founder

      New York: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc., 1967 First edition. Inscribed by Bill Wilson to front endpaper in the year of publication: "Dear Jon -/ For your demonstration of A. A. Way of Life, all/ my gratitude-/ Ever/ Bill/ NY 9/27/67." A very good copy with light wear and rubbing to the extremities, some creasing to covers.. Inscribed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        Hell's Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga

      New York: Random House, 1967. First edition of the author's first book. Octavo, original black cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows light wear to the extremities. Signed by Hunter S. Thompson on the half-title page. Housed in a custom quarter morocco clamshell box. Thompson has presented us with a close view of a world most of us would never encounter. His language is brilliant, his eye remarkable" (The New York Times Book Review).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        AROUND THE WORLD ON A NICKEL. Inscribed

      New Delhi: Vir Publishing House, , 1967 Bedford, Jimmy. AROUND THE WORLD ON A NICKEL. Inscribed. India:: Vir Publishing House, 1967. 8vo., 314pp. Illustrated through with photos. A very good example of a rarely encountered superb travel book. Cinnabar red cloth covered boards with stamped yellow titles on upper cover & spine. In a very good example of the most uncommon dustwrapper, the spine sunned showing moderate use. The story of the author's trip around the world from 1958 to 1960. A neat Presentation Copy, signed & inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For The / Garnet McRosties / with deep appreciation / for your warm hospitality / during my trip - / And your selfless contributions / to the people of Africa - / Best wishes from the author - / Jimmy Bedford / Christmas 1968" On page 105 of the book: "An African gardener came from a nearby house with some cool, filtered water for me and offered to take me to the American mission ... Mrs. McCrostie of Golden, Colo., invited me right in, started fixing a pitcher of cold apple cider, and told me to make myself at home. ... She apologized that her husband, Garnett, was out in the bush but would return for supper and she was putting on an extra place for me". [A few ink marks throughout & on pp. 104, 105 & 106 where the recipients noted their mention by the author]. A very uncommon book. Printed in India in a small run, few copies have surfaced. Jimmy B. Bedford (June 10, 1927–1990) was the former head of the University of Alaska Fairbanks journalism department where there is a Jimmy B. Bedford Memorial Scholarship set up in his honor. As a professor of journalism & photography, he was supportive of native Alaska writers: he wrote the foreword for the autobiography of Emily Ivanoff Brown ("Ticasuk"). His papers including the typescript for his "Around The World On A Nickel", are housed at University of Alaska, Fairbanks, consisting of materials documenting Bedford's personal & professional interests & his career in photojournalism & the teaching of journalism & photography. Also found in the collection are files relating to the journalism department of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where Bedford spent most of his teaching career, & to Afghanistan, where he spent a year as a Fulbright scholar in the early 1960s. There are also small amounts of material relating to the University of Kansas & the University of Maryland, where he held his first teaching positions. . Signed by Author. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        THE DAINTY MONSTERS

      [Toronto]: [Coach House Press], (1967). First Edition. hardcover. Fine in a close to Fine dustwrapper. His uncommon first book, copy #495 of only 500 numbered copies. SIGNED by the author on the title page in his later scrawl. This copy belonged to Canadian poet Dennis Lee who has SIGNED the front endpaper. Lee was the co-founder of House of Anansi Press in 1967 and Editorial director there until 1972. At Anansi, he supervised the publication of one of Ondaatje's better books, THE COLLECTED WORKS OF BILLY THE KID, in 1970. Lee also wrote most of the song lyrics for the Jim Henson television show FRAGGLE ROCK.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        The Dainty Monsters

      Toronto: Coach House, 1967. Brown cloth in decorative dust jacket. Inscribed by the author to Douglas LePan, Canadian writer, teacher and diplomat. "For Douglas LePan in return for the borrowing of one of your lines for a title, with best wishes Michael Ondaatje Christmas 1967" Edition limited to 500 copies of which this is #164. Ondaatje's first book. A great association copy and a significant book of Canadian poetry. Near fine copy with no obvious flaws. . Inscribed by the Author. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions]
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        The Dainty Monsters (Signed First Edition)

      Toronto: Coach House, 1967. First Canadian Edition (and correct first). Nicely INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper, in the first year after the book's publication: "For David and Joan and kids on Garside with love. Mike. Nov. 1968." Also SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. One of 500 numbered copies of the true first edition of his very uncommon first book.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Dainty Monsters

      Toronto: Coach House Press 1967, 1st limited edition. () 77,(2). Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Original brown cloth boards. Wrapper has a little mild foxing on flaps. Unclipped dust wrapper. Overall a very attractive copy. Number 397 / 500. Signed by author on title page. A very nice copy of the authors first published work. Canadian Author . .

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Typed Letter Signed

      1967 - ("Graham") 1 page, June 12, 1967, to his old friend Richard [Blake Brown], beginning, 'I am so sorry about the increasing pain. Increasing age, as I know to my cost, can only be temporarily dealt with!' Greene describes how he had once been helped through 'a period of very deep depression' by a combination of sleeping pills at night & Dexedrine in the morning, as prescribed by 'a very good doctor and psychiatrist, Strauss'. He has been re-reading with enormous pleasure Blake Brown's Autobiography of a Young Ex-Parson ('Quite unique in its wit of a specialized character.I would recommend it as a bedside book to anyone and the pages are heavily scored in the margins.'). 8" x 6 1/4", on his engraved 130 Boulevard Malesherbes, Paris letterhead. Fine (few spots on upper right). Brown (1902-1968), 'American priest & sub-Firbankian gay novelist': a friend of Greene's since their schooldays together at Berkhamsted; after Cambridge (where he met his closest friend, Norman Hartnell), he took Holy Orders, then, disillusioned, gave up the Church for some years, before returning to it in the late 1930s, & becoming a diligent chaplain to the Royal Navy & Bristol Prison; wrote the serious Apology of a Young Ex-Parson (1932), poetry, & travel books, but also a series of lighthearted novels; an eccentric with a pathological hatred of the telephone & a fatal weakness for gin & Cinzano (which he called 'gin & Sin'); his circle of friends & acquaintances included Denton Welch, Lord Alfred Douglas, John Betjeman, & A.J.A. Symons.

      [Bookseller: Houle Rare Books/Autographs/ABAA/PADA]
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        Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead.

      Faber, London, 1967.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First Edition, first printing - the scarce casebound issue. 96pp. Blue cloth lettered in gold at spine. A small area of spotting to top edge and some light browning to endpapers. Several tiny areas of miscellaneous staining to margin for first text leaf. Neat former owner name inked to front endpaper. A very good copy in slightly marked and faded dust wrapper which has been laminated by a rather over-zealous former owner. Stoppard's second book (preceded only by his novel 'Lord Malquist and Mr. Moon'), and his first published play. Very scarce indeed in this cloth-bound format.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        Photograph of Kerouac smoking a cigarette

      Lowell, MA, , 1967. Sheet size approx 240 × 190 mm). Black and white photographic print, presented in a black lacquer frame. Fine condition. Photo by Twardowicz, artist, friend and neighbour to Kerouac, taken in 1967 in Kerouac's hometown of Lowell, MA, but printed and signed by the photographer in 1973. Twardowicz later put together a portfolio of this photograph and others called "Stashou and Yashou," Polish for Stanley and and Jack, selling for about $5,000. This is an uncommon early signed print of the photograph which has become one of the iconic images of the melancholy, sainted originator of the Beat movement.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        ORANGES. Signed

      New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, [1967], 1967 McPhee, John. ORANGES. Signed. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (1967). First Edition of John McPhee's classic on oranges, Inscribed by him on the title-page to his New Yorker editor Robert Bingham. "to Bob Bingham, who comes from high up on the sunlit side of the tree, the unspeakable author of this volume wishes to show his great appreciation for patience and counsel beyond measure, and to add a note in affectionate memory of the Short Form, which is contained intact herein, is visible to only two people in the world, and is holding all the rest of the book together. Gratefully, John McPhee, January 29, 1967". 8vo. 149 pp. A near fine copy in blue cloth, gilt titles to the spine in a near fine illustrated dustwrapper with some minimal use. "Fascinating. A sterling example of what a fresh point of view, a clear style, a sense of humor and diligent investigation can do to reveal the inherent interest in something as taken-for-granted as your morning orange juice. The Wall Street Journal.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        The Word

      (San Francisco, 2010). Quarto. 10ff. Original calligraphic manuscript by Ingmire of the text from a section of Paz’s poem “Blanco.” This poem, which was published in 1967, has been linked to Paz’s time in India, and it can be read as a figurative exploration of Indian religious philosophy. “The spirit is an invention of the body/ The body is an invention of the world/ The world is an invention of the spirit”, all of which is rooted in the Word, which also harkens back to the Logos at the beginning of the Gospel of John. In treating this text, Ingmire has envisioned the first section of the poem as a text that is revealed from an abstract drawing on the facing page, as if emerging from the blotting of the drying ink. This treatment reaches its climax in the center spread, where the text is written in alternating lines of black and raised gold against a marbled background, and what appeared as strange and jarring is suddenly transformed into something harmonious and striking. A bold interpretation by Ingmire, whose work has balanced traditional calligraphy with modern, innovative techniques and an astounding ability in his use of gold script. Bound in heavy handmade paper wrappers with the title in vertical blocks on the front cover. Housed in a complimentary folding case by the Foolscap Press. Extremely fine.

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        The New Industrial State - SIGNED

      Houghton Mifflin, Boston 1967 - Near fine in a very good or better price clipped dust jacket. This volume is inscribed to the noted collector Larry Owens: "For Larry Owens, from John K. Galbraith 1996". Unclipped jacket with extremely light wear. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller, ABAA, IOBA]
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        JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH

      London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1967.. FIRST UK EDITION 1967, line illustrations by Michel Simeon, many full page. 240 x 170 mm, 9½" x 6¾", coloured pictorial glazed boards, 110 pages. Glaze starting to lift in spine gutters, tiny chip to glaze at bottom of upper hinge, another to top of lower hinge, minute rub to bottom of lower hinge. A near Fine copy, no inscriptions, issued without dustwrapper. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        The Third Policeman

      London: MacGibbon & Kee,, 1967. Octavo. Original brown boards, titles to spine in gold. With the pictorial dust jacket. Contemporary ownership inscription. One or two minor marks, but an excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and tanned jacket with the folds slightly skewed. First edition, first impression of the scarcest of the author's post-war novels.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        NOTHING MORE TO DECLARE. Signed

      New York: Dutton, 1967 Presentation Copy. Very scarce first edition of John Clellon Holmes' first-hand reportage on the Beat Generation - a collection of pioneering essays, including "This is the Beat Generation", "The Philosophy of the Beat Generation", "The Consciousness Widener" (about Allen Ginsberg) & "The Great Rememberer" (about Jack Kerouac), among others. 8vo., 253pp. Nicely inscribed on the ffe; " June 1981 / For Michael - / with commendation for his pertinacity & skill - / with affection & regard - / John". - The author has also signed his name in full at the bottom of the page. Holmes was a close friend of Kerouac, Ginsberg & others, & his novel, GO, was the first of the Beat Generation novels. 8vo., 253pp. A near fine example in dustwrapper showing light use at the extremities - a short closed tear, a couple of small chips, light rubbing to the delicate orange & blue colors. A very interesting & collectible copy.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        AROUND THE WORLD ON A NICKEL. Inscribed

      New Delhi: Vir Publishing House, , 1967 Bedford, Jimmy. AROUND THE WORLD ON A NICKEL. Inscribed. India:: Vir Publishing House, 1967. 8vo., 314pp. Illustrated through with photos. A very good example of a rarely encountered superb travel book. Cinnabar red cloth covered boards with stamped yellow titles on upper cover & spine. In a very good example of the most uncommon dustwrapper, the spine sunned showing moderate use. The story of the author's trip around the world from 1958 to 1960. A neat Presentation Copy, signed & inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For The / Garnet McRosties / with deep appreciation / for your warm hospitality / during my trip - / And your selfless contributions / to the people of Africa - / Best wishes from the author - / Jimmy Bedford / Christmas 1968" On page 105 of the book: "An African gardener came from a nearby house with some cool, filtered water for me and offered to take me to the American mission ... Mrs. McCrostie of Golden, Colo., invited me right in, started fixing a pitcher of cold apple cider, and told me to make myself at home. ... She apologized that her husband, Garnett, was out in the bush but would return for supper and she was putting on an extra place for me". [A few ink marks throughout & on pp. 104, 105 & 106 where the recipients noted their mention by the author]. A very uncommon book. Printed in India in a small run, few copies have surfaced. Jimmy B. Bedford (June 10, 1927–1990) was the former head of the University of Alaska Fairbanks journalism department where there is a Jimmy B. Bedford Memorial Scholarship set up in his honor. As a professor of journalism & photography, he was supportive of native Alaska writers: he wrote the foreword for the autobiography of Emily Ivanoff Brown ("Ticasuk"). His papers including the typescript for his "Around The World On A Nickel", are housed at University of Alaska, Fairbanks, consisting of materials documenting Bedford's personal & professional interests & his career in photojournalism & the teaching of journalism & photography. Also found in the collection are files relating to the journalism department of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where Bedford spent most of his teaching career, & to Afghanistan, where he spent a year as a Fulbright scholar in the early 1960s. There are also small amounts of material relating to the University of Kansas & the University of Maryland, where he held his first teaching positions. . Signed by Author. First Edition.

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        A Chronological History of the Discoveries in the South Sea or Pacific Ocean.(In 5 Parts) Part I. Commencing with an Account of the Earliest Discovery of That Sea by Europeans, and Terminating with the Voyage of Sir Francis Drake, in 1579. Part II. From the Year 1579, to the Year 1620. Part III. From the Year 1620, to the Year 1688. Part IV. To the Year 1723, Including a History of the Buccaneers of America. Part V. To the Year 1764

      Amsterdam / New York: Nico Israel / Da Capa 1967, Facsimile Reprint of 1803-17 London Editions. (Hardcover issued without dust jacket) xii,[8],391;482;437;xviii,580;vii,237pp. Very good. In five volumes Quarto (26 X 20 CM) with maps (many folding) plates and illustrations in text. Bound in simulated vellum. Corners bumped and soiling to lower corners. A chronological history of the discoveries in the south sea and the Pacific Ocean, compiled in five parts. Series: Bibliotheca Australiana3-7..

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        POSTE RESTANTE

      Stockholm: P.A. Norstedt & Söners, 1967. First ed. Strömholm, Christer. Small 4to., (20) pp., plus 96 full-page b&w photographs. A fine copy in the photo-illustrated dw that is very lightly toned, missing two tiny chips at the top of the spine; removed price sticker has left a modest stain on tthe rear panel blank margin. The text, edited by Tor-Ivan Odulf, is from a taped interview with the photographer in 1967.& Award-winning Swedish photographer, Christer Strömholm was born in 1918 in Stockholm; he was a major force in Swedish photography. Director of Fotoskolan in Stockholm, he trained over 1200 students, many who became leading Scandinavian photographers. He died in 2002 after a prolonged illness. This is his second, and most highly regarded monograph. Text in Swedish.

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd]
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        Fahrenheit 451

      Simon & Schuster, 1967. First printing thus, stated. Black binding, gilt titles to spine. Red topstain. With a new introduction by the author. Book very good with slight wrinkle to boards at top edge of spine and some stains spots to top & foreedge, bleeding of topstain onto ffep. DJ also very good with just a bit of edgewear at head of spine and some rubbing. $4.95 price intact. In Mylar. 192 pp.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Book.

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        Appunti Per Una Semiologia Delle Comunicazioni Visive - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Milano: Bompiani. Near Fine. 1967. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Softcover. First Edition/First Printing "Finito di stampare nel mese di luglio 1967", Contursi A008. Errata slip. Owner’s name to title-page, teardrop discoloration to lower front cover, rear front corners slightly bumped, else a fine, unread copy in original red matte wrappers. Signed and inscribed by Eco to Giuseppe Flores d'Arcais, considered the founder of the school of personalized pedagogy. From the personal library of Eco bibliographer James Contursi. A nice association copy, rare ; First written for the use of students in his university lectures, these materials were later amplified and greatly modified and included in a more theoretically oriented form in La struttura assente (The Absent Structure). In the original Italian language .

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        A Season In Sinji ( WONDERFUL LONG INSCRIPTION REGARDING CRICKET AND THE ORIGINAL TITLE FOR THE BOOK )

      Alan Ross 1967 - A First UK Printing published by Alan Ross in 1967.The BOOK is in near FINE condition with some minor bumping to the spine ends.A little browning to the text block and some minor offsetting to the edges of the blue end papers.The WRAPPER is complete and in near FINE condition.There is minimal edge wear with a hint of rubbing at the top of the spine and the lower front spine fold.There is a long hand written inscription and signed by J L Carr on the front end paper;'The original title was A Game of Cricket because it was meant to be a serious novel of a contest of wills between two men , using cricket as the theme ( as one could have used money,ambition or anything else).Thus it is a very different story to Hugh de Selincourt 's Cricket Match'.Accompanying this title are the two related Hugh de Selincourt books - The Cricket Match { first edition published in 1924 by Jonathan Cape in near FIne condition (no DJ) } and the Game of the Season { first edition published in 1931 by Chapman and Hall in VG++ or better condition (no DJ )} .A wonderful compilation of 3 scarce titles with such attributes.J L Carr inscribed titles are rare.More images are available on request. ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Season in Sinji. A novel

      Alan Ross, London, 1967. First Edition, first printing of Carr's scarce second novel. 192pp. 8vo. Brown boards lettered in gold at spine. Several miniscule blemishes to top edge else a virtually fine copy in price-clipped double-spread dust wrapper, fractionally chafed at top edge and with a shade or two of fading to spine panel. Carr's second novel, drawn from his own experiences as an intelligence officer stationed at RAF Bathurst in Gambia and featuring a wonderfully bizarre cricket match.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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        Chapters II and II of Genesis from the King James Bible

      Boston: Hillside Press. 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Signed by McCurdy on the colophon in 1981. Hardcover, folio, cloth-backed boards with title label. 1967, First Edition. One of only about 20 copies, of which 15 were for sale. Fine, in original Very Good wax dust jacket that has some tearing. Illustrated throughout with wood engravings. 6 pages of text. McCurdy's first book.

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        THE TIME OF FRIENDSHIP Inscribed to His Biographer

      New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1967). First Edition. cloth. Near Fine in close to Fine dustwrapper. Author's first collection of stories since THE DELICATE PREY. This copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED on the title page to his biographer Virginia Carr: "for Dr. Carr/best, Paul Bowles/Tanjier" and dated "14/iv/90.

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        The Magus [Fowles' Screenplay - Rare]

      London: Blazer Films. 1967. Fowles' screenplay for the 1968 film of his second novel, a near-fantasy set on a Greek island and involving a young expatriate Englishman who is drawn into the fantastic designs of a self-styled psychic. The film, with Anthony Quinn, Michael Caine, Candice Bergen and Anna Karina, gained a cult following in the Sixties. The cast included two of the best-known male leads of their time (Quinn & Caine), an up-and-coming young actress who had been nominated for a "Most Promising Newcomer" Golden Globe two years earlier (Bergen), and Anna Karina, a staple in the films of French avant garde director Jean-Luc Godard. The director was Guy Green, a former cinematographer, and while the material may have been a bit much for Green, whose previous movies had been more straightforward than the complicated, partly fantastic plot that Fowles' novel presented him with, the film was nominated for a British Academy award for cinematography. This script bears the name of David Harcourt and has revision sheets dated September 4, 7 and 12, and November 25, 1967. Harcourt is listed as a camera operator on a production schedule (laid in) dated August 15, 1967. Also laid in is the shooting schedule for November 11. These sheets are torn and sunned, but the script itself is near fine and claspbound in very good red covers. An early, complete piece of writing by Fowles, and likely the scarcest item in his bibliography: the Harry Ransom Center acquired a copy with Fowles' papers; the University of Iowa has a copy in its 20th Century Fox collection. It is Fowles' only screenplay to have been produced, and we have never heard of another copy coming on the market. . First Edition.

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