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        Fighter in a Naphtha Ring

      New York: Carlton Press, Inc, 1967. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. A WONDERFUL ASSOCIATION COPY OF A SCARCE BOXING MEMOIR: WARMLY INSCRIBED BY SAMUEL GOLDBERG (FORMERLY "YOUNG MCGOWAN", THE LEADING JEWISH LIGHTWEIGHT FIGHTER OF THE TEENS) TO JACK AMIEL, OWNER OF THE 1951 KENTUCKY DERBY WINNER "COUNT TURF". A solid copy to boot of the 1967 1st --and almost certainly only-- edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-clipped, VG dustjacket, with very light creasing and chipping along the panel edges and at the spine ends. Octavo, 255 pgs. Very uncommon autobiography of larger-than-life Samuel Goldberg (1892-1980). Signed by Author.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        A Photographic Record of the Demolition and Reconstruction of London Bridge, 1967-1973.

      A Photographic Record of the demolition old London Bridge and the construction of new London Bridge, 1967-1973. Comprising c.90 mostly colour and black and white photographs taken by D.J.N. Thompson from the offices of R.H. Thompson & Co. (London) Ltd at No. 2, London Bridge. Photographs 8.5 x 12 cm, all corner-mounted and arranged on album leaves with some ink captions, contained in a 4to ring binder with associated ephemera concerning Thompsons and the bridge. A unique record compiled by D.J.N. "Jim" Thompson, director of R.H. Thompson & Co. This version of London Bridge was built in the 1830s and dismantled as illustrated here in 1967 and relocated to Arizona at Lake Havasu City. The Arizona Bridge is a reinforced concrete structure clad in the original masonry of the 1830s bridge, which was purchased by Robert P. McCulloch from the City of London. The numbered blocks were transported to America and the bridge was completed in 1971.

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        1 Blatt mit 2 konstruktivistischen Zeichnungen (recto/verso) auf Velin. handschriftlich bezeichnet und mit Stempelsignatur.

      (ca. 1967). - 33,5 x 24,5 cm. Erich Buchholz (1891 - 1972), war einer der wichtigsten Vertreter der konstruktiven Kunst in Deutschland. In der edition et war er nicht vertreten. Die Zeichnung mit dem Vermerk "blatt bitte nach gebrauch zurück" - Das Blatt mit Mittelfalz.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Paste-Ups by Jess

      San Francisco: Eastern Washngton Historical Society, 1967. First edition. no binding. Very Good. Collage poster, printed on heavy paper with the title imposed on images and short blocks of text, approx. 22 x 27 1/2 inches for an exhibition at the Cheny Coles Museum. Published in an edition of 125. This is 111 of 125 signed by Jess. Printed by East Wind Printers under the artist's supervision. Rolled, three pieces of tape on verso for hanging, light wear along edges, but easily very good.

      [Bookseller: Alexander Rare Books]
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        ANDY WARHOL'S INDEX (BOOK)

      NY: Random House, Inc. ,. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1967. First Edition. Card Covers. Color Illustrations; Silver and black card covers with light rubbing. One of the greatest pop-art productions in book-arts. Includes pop-ups, fold outs, 45rpm record etc. Edges lightly worn. Binding firm and complete. ; 0 .

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        Présentation de Sacher-Masoch

      1967. Edition of wich no leading copies exists. autograph dedication of the author autograph signed and dated Gilles Deleuze to a couple of his friends. Illustrated book of Sacher-Masoch portrait frontispiece and including the complete text of "Venus in Fur" translated by Aude Willm. Two small tears in the heads of a guard and the half-title page, another Length of the first flat, nice copy.Paris 1967 14x22,5cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        L'Avant-Scene: Cinema No. 72-73 --Les Enfants Du Paradis

      Paris: L'Avant-Scene Du Cinema, 1967. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. L'Avant-Scene No. 72-73, "Les Enfants du Paradis". SIGNED BY JEAN-LOUIS BARRAULT, WHOSE LEGENDARY 1945 PERFORMANCE AS BAPTISTE DEBUREAU, THE LOVE-STRICKEN MIME, IS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE GREAT ACHIEVEMENTS IN FRENCH CINEMA. His signature is clear and legible and runs across the front pastedown portrait of him in character. A sharp copy to boot of this 1967 1st edition. Bright and VG in its stapled pictorial wrappers, with light rubbing along the panels. Quarto, 118 pgs. crisp black-and-white stills thruout.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        Bride of Darkness

      Robert Hale 1967 - Owner bookmark, small dealer label front free endpaper. Teal cloth boards tight and straight, inner pages clean and unmarked. Dust jacket very mild shelfwear, small edgetear to top of spine, now contained within mylar cover. Author best known for her crime/mystery fiction delves into the occult/supernatural in this tale about a modern witch. Quite scarce in hardcover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 189 pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Books on the Boulevard]
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        konstruktive tendenzen aus der tschechoslowakei. [Katalog zur] Ausstellung, Studio Galerie Frankfurt, 3. Nov. - 15. Dez. 1967]. In Zusammenarbeit mit dem Art Centrum, Prag.

      Frankfurt a.M. : Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universität, Studiogalerie, 1967 - 15 Bl. Abbildungen mit Text, 5 Orogonalgrafiken ; 4°; Seltener Katalog der Studio Galerie der Wolfgang-Goethe-Universität Frankfurt/M. Eines von 500 Exemplaren. Enthält Originalgrafiken von Milos Urbasek (Serigraphie), Milan Dobes (Serigraphie, signiert), Jan Kubicek (farbige Serigraphie, signiert), Karel Malich (ein Blatt, 2farbig) und Zdenek Sykora (Hochdruck). Sehr guter Zustand. /vitrine Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 4100 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Altstadt-Antiquariat Nowicki-Hecht UG]
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        Wreath for America

      William Heinemann, 1967. Hardcover. Used; Good. Hardcover; English language; Good jacket; First Edition; 12mo - over 6.75" - 7.75" tall; Ex-library; ex-library reading copy; 1967 First Edition; has a single library stamp on title page otherwise good condition in a good (protected) dust jacket;. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Rolling Stones File [Panther Record Number Two] (First UK Edition)

      London: Panther Books Ltd, 1967. First Edition. First Edition. Details the five-month drug case against the Rolling Stones, with Mick Jagger and Keith Richards at the forefront, a case that would ultimately divide Great Britain, and tells how the nation became aware of drugs, both "hard" and "soft." Quite scarce. Very Good plus in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Light foxing and toning to the page edges, spine ends lightly bumped. Jacket spine and folds slightly toned, light rubbing overall, and a tiny closed tear.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        A CHRISTMAS STORY

      1967 - PORTER, Katherine Anne. A CHRISTMAS STORY. Illustrated by Ben Shahn. NY: Delacorte, [1967]. 24mo., boards in dust jacket. First Trade Edition. Signed presentation from Porter on front endpaper: "For Katherine Anne Porter Colbert, From her happy Godmother sort of! Love, Bless you! January 9, 1975. Katherine Anne." Also laid in is a reproduced color portrait of Porter, inscribed on the verso: "Photograph of portrait by Armand Thibault de Navarre 1973- given to my room in the library of the University of Maryland- For namesake Katherine Anne Porter Colbert, With love and hope for her sweet life- K.A.P. January 9, 1975." Near fine in nice d/j. A unique copy! $500.00. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antic Hay Books]
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        Legalise cannabis the putting together of the heads.

      Big O Posters Ltd, Londres 1967 - PREMIER TIRAGE de cette affiche pour la manifestation organisée à Londres en faveur de la légalisation du cannabis, le 2 juillet 1967 à Hyde Park. Sérigraphie sur papier fin, en noir et rouge sur fond or. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie-Galerie Emmanuel Hutin]
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        A Century of Indian Orchids; The Orchids of the Sikkim-Himalaya; The Orchids of the North-Western Himalaya. [Annals of the Royal Botanic Garden, Volume V; Volume VIII; and Volume IX]

      Hirschberg: Cramer, 1967. Hardcover. Very good. 68 pp. + 100 plates; 342 pp. + 448 plates; 211 pp. + 58 plates. Large quarto bound in publisher's blue cloth and issued without a jacket. Corners lightly bumped, else a very good copy.

      [Bookseller: Kenneth Mallory Bookseller. ABAA]
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        Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa, 2 Vols

      Struik, 1967 lt ed No 536/1000. Very good condition in brown cloth, no dw as issued, bookplate and ownership on eps of both volumes. Fine, full-sized facsimile reprint of evergreen classic of travel in early 19th century South Africa, which is still one of the most highly regarded works on the subcontinent. 582 + 648 pp with frontis. 20 colour plates, some fold-out, numerous illustrations and loose map

      [Bookseller: Africana Books]
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        Tu Es, Je Suis

      Urbino: S. T. E. U. - Stabilimento Tipografico Editoriale Urbinate, 1967. First Edition. Printed wrappers. Illustrated by Bruscaglia, Renato. Edition limited to 100 copies, this being #67. Signed by Sofia Locatelli on the limitation page. Also inscribed by Locatelli to a friend on the half-title page. Printed on Umbria paper from the Cartiere Milani in Umbria. Includes three original etchings, measuring approximately 15x12 cm, signed in pencil by noted Italian engraver Renato Bruscaglia and created specifically for this volume. Edges of front cover slightly age-toned. A very good+ copy. In the French language. ; Etching; Octavo; 74 pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator.

      [Bookseller: Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie. Hrsg. durch die Historische Commission bei der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. (2. unveränderte Auflage).

      Berlin, Duncker & Humblot. 1967 - 1971. 56 volumes (Bände 1 - 45: A-Z. Bände 45 - 55: Nachträge A-Z. Band 56: Register) Orig. blue cloth with red title labels.; 24 cm. Text in German gothic (fraktur) script. (Price when new 6200 euro for the unchanged 1981 edition). - (traces of removed library labels on spines, ticket on rear title page, library stamp on some bottom edges, cloth sl. (sun)faded, although still very good set, see image) ¶ Neudruck der von 1875 - 1912 erschienenen 1. Aufl. -- Die Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (ADB) ist auch heute noch für die historische Forschung auf allen Gebieten des polititschen, kulturellen und wirtschaftlichen Lebens eine unersetzliche Fundgrube für Informationen über ca. 26.300 bedeutende Persönlichkeiten aus dem deutschen Sprachraum, sofern sie vor dem Jahre 1900 verstorben sind. Bis 1648 sind auch Niederländer aufgenommen. Während die Werke der Biographierten im Artikel charakterisiert werden, findet sich die Sekundärliteratur an dessen Schluß. Die ADB enthält eine Vielzahl von Biographien über Persönlichkeiten, die in neueren Nachschlagewerken nicht mehr erwähnt werden. Die Artikel sind in einem individuellen, meist sehr gepflegten, oft essayistischen Stil verfaßt und bringen Informationen in einer nicht mehr erreichten Ausführlichkeit. -- Info from Duncker & Humblot.n.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Emile Kerssemakers]
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        [Miro, Joan- LImited and Signed] Derriere Le Miroir . L'Oiseau Solaire, L'Oiseau Lunaire, Etincelles

      Paris: Maeght Eiditeur, 1967. First edition. Folio. In original printed tan paper-covered folders and slipcase with printed spine. Limited Edition, 150 Numbered Copies, this Copy #43 and signed by Miro on title page. A wonderful production, folded sheets on thick handmade paper in superb full color lithographed covers by Miro on each cover. Eight original color lithographs by Miro: five single-page (including the front and back covers), two double-page, and a magnificent triple page fold-out. Printed on Velin de Rives. The limited edition is far superior than the the corresponding trade issue of Derriere Le Miroir. A fine copy

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books]
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        From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler

      New York: Atheneum,, 1967. [Two first editions, including a presentation copy.] 2 copies, octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and front cover black, black endpapers. With the dust jackets. Illustrations by author throughout. Spine rolled, light rubbings to extremities, creasing to endpapers; a very good copy in the dust jacket with loss to spine ends partially affecting text, chip to head of front panel, tape repairs to verso, creasing to flaps; together with a fine copy in bright jacket. First editions, first printings. The presentation copy is inscribed by the author on the title page, "For the readers of Suttons Bay Library, E. L. Konigsburg". This young adult novel won the Newbery Award in 1968, making Konigsburg is one of only six authors to have won two separate Newbery Awards.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        THE MATCHMAKER'S LAMENT AND OTHER ASTONISHMENTS.

      Northampton: Gehenna Press, 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.

      [Bookseller: The Veatchs Arts of the Book]
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        Marc Chagall-The Circus With The Yellow Clown-1967 Mourlot Lithograph

      1967 - "The Circus With The Yellow Clown" by Marc Chagall, Unsigned Lithograph printed in 1967 from an edition size of 2000. The overall size of the Lithograph is 34 x 22 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as B: Very Good Condition, with signs of handling or age. Here is some supplemental information about the Lithograph: First edition lithograph Poster created for an exhibition of lithographs and engravings at the Berggruen Gallery in Paris. Published by Berggruen, Paris. Number 50 in ‘Chagall's Posters - A Cataloque Raisonne', Sorlier, 1975. Mounted on linen.Chagall's early life left him with a "powerful visual memory and a pictorial intelligence". After living in France and experiencing the atmosphere of artistic freedom, his "vision soared and he created a new reality, one that drew on both his inner and outer worlds." But it was the images and memories of his early years in Belarus that would sustain his art for more than 70 years.Of circus people he said, "Why am I so touched by their make-up and grimaces? With them I can move forward toward new horizons. Chaplin seeks to do in film what I am trying to do in my paintings. He is perhaps the only artist today I could get along with without having to say a single word." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Art Wise]
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        Les sept péchés capitaux

      - Nice, La Belle Page - La Diane Française, 1967. In-Folio en feuillets, sous couverture rempliée, coffret toilé vert de l'éditeur, pièce de titre rouge en dos.Texte inédit de Jacques Perret. Ouvrage illustré de 8 lithographies originales de Léonor Fini.Tirage limité à 199 exemplaires signés par l'artiste. Celui-ci un des quelques exemplaires d'artistes et de collaborateurs de l'édition, portant le n° F, signé.

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        Summer and Smoke Opera in two acts based on the play by Tennessee Williams Libretto by Lanford Wilson. Op. 27. Autograph musical manuscript of the complete piano-vocal score of the opera, signed and dated by the composer 28 Nov. [19]70, North Salem, N.Y.

      - Folio. Unbound. 314 pp. Notated in pencil on light green 16-stave music manuscript paper, primarily on one side of each leaf only. Ca. 355 x 280 mm. Occasional autograph corrections, annotations, overpastes and cancelled pages. File holes to inner blank margins. Together with:1. Autograph musical manuscripts of early working drafts in piano-vocal score of Summer and Smoke and including material based on the discarded libretto by Wesley Balk. Folio. Unbound. Ca. 500 pp. Various papers. 2. Autograph musical manuscript of the discarded first scene of Summer and Smoke in piano-vocal score. Ca. 1967. 48 pp. Notated in pencil on 16-stave music manuscript paper. Together with a 1-1/2 pp. closely-typed copy of a letter dated February 13, 1967 written by Hoiby to the librettist of the work recounting in considerable detail the challenges hewas having composing the work: "I have been in the lowest of depths for about the last two months, all because of Summer and Smoke. I've never had the depressing conviction that something just didn't 'work.' By now, I'm afraid I'm utterly and completely disenchanted with what I've written, and shall have to begin all over again. I have many times tried to begin Scene 2, and found myself in a paralytic vice of creative blockage. I may find that I am unable finally to do this opera, though at this point I don't accept that idea."3. An envelope with alternate manuscript overpastes with cuts and revisions for the 1980 Chicago Opera Theater broadcast of the opera and the 1989 University of Southern California, Long Beach productions. 4. A copy of the printed piano-vocal score published by Belwin-Mills in ca. 1976 with the composer's annotations and corrections, mostly in pencil, and with occasional printed overpastes. Folio. Publisher's wrappers. 332 pp. With 4 folio-sized sheets with the composer's directions, cuts and corrections to the score laid in. With composer's notes to upper wrapper: "L[ee] H[oiby] Revised '88 Final Copy." 5. A second copy of the above, similarly marked with composer's annotations, corrections and overpastes. With "L[ee] H[oiby] Rev[ised]" to upper wrapper and "Lee Hoiby 2010 The Falls" to title, and with composer's list of cuts and revisions to inner upper wrapper. 6. A dye-line copy of Hoiby's autograph piano-vocal score. 300 pp. The stage manager, Dean Ekberg's, copy, with the addition of blocking diagrams opposite each page of music. Production notes, overpastes, instrumental cues/directions, lighting cues, etc., in coloured ink and pencil throughout. Two volumes. Folio. Spiral-bound. After hearing Hoiby's earlier opera, A Month in the Country (the revised version of his Natalia Petrovna, based on a play by Ivan Turgenev, premiered by the New York City Opera in 1964), Tennessee Williams approached Hoiby with the suggestion that he might be interested in writing an opera based on one of Williams's works. Hoiby's setting of Summer and Smoke was the result; it is the first opera to be based on a Williams play and is perhaps Hoiby's most famous work. Commissioned by the St. Paul Opera Association, Summer and Smoke was composed in 1970 and premiered on June 19th 1971 in St. Paul, Minnesota with Igor Buketoff conducting. It went on to a production by the New York City Opera on March 12th 1971 under Julius Rudel. "It continues to be performed with substantial success, and its 1980 production by the Chicago Opera Theater was broadcast in June 1982 by PBS-TV (WTTW), Chicago, and seen nationally. For its production during the Lee Hoiby Festival at California State University, Long Beach in 1989. Hoiby added a new scene in Act 1 drawn from his Three Women: Scenes for Soprano, Saxophone and Piano (1988).". Summer and Smoke is a skilful interweaving of offstage music and spoken passages. It is a lyrical, poetic and compelling work that critics praised as America's most successful opera to date. Paul Hume (writing in the Washington Post) considered it an 'opera of immense emotional power f [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Summer and Smoke Opera in two acts based on the play by Tennessee Williams Libretto by Lanford Wilson... Op. 27. Autograph musical manuscript of the complete piano-vocal score of the opera, signed and dated by the composer 28 Nov. [19]70, North Salem, N.Y.

      Folio. Unbound. 314 pp. Notated in pencil on light green 16-stave music manuscript paper, primarily on one side of each leaf only. Ca. 355 x 280 mm. Occasional autograph corrections, annotations, overpastes and cancelled pages. File holes to inner blank margins. Together with: 1. Autograph musical manuscripts of early working drafts in piano-vocal score of Summer and Smoke and including material based on the discarded libretto by Wesley Balk. Folio. Unbound. Ca. 500 pp. Various papers. 2. Autograph musical manuscript of the discarded first scene of Summer and Smoke in piano-vocal score. Ca. 1967. 48 pp. Notated in pencil on 16-stave music manuscript paper. Together with a 1-1/2 pp. closely-typed copy of a letter dated February 13, 1967 written by Hoiby to the librettist of the work recounting in considerable detail the challenges hewas having composing the work: "I have been in the lowest of depths for about the last two months, all because of Summer and Smoke... I've never had the depressing conviction that something just didn't 'work.' By now, I'm afraid I'm utterly and completely disenchanted with what I've written, and shall have to begin all over again. I have many times tried to begin Scene 2, and found myself in a paralytic vice of creative blockage... I may find that I am unable finally to do this opera, though at this point I don't accept that idea." 3. An envelope with alternate manuscript overpastes with cuts and revisions for the 1980 Chicago Opera Theater broadcast of the opera and the 1989 University of Southern California, Long Beach productions. 4. A copy of the printed piano-vocal score published by Belwin-Mills in ca. 1976 with the composer's annotations and corrections, mostly in pencil, and with occasional printed overpastes. Folio. Publisher's wrappers. 332 pp. With 4 folio-sized sheets with the composer's directions, cuts and corrections to the score laid in. With composer's notes to upper wrapper: "L[ee] H[oiby] Revised '88 Final Copy." 5. A second copy of the above, similarly marked with composer's annotations, corrections and overpastes. With "L[ee] H[oiby] Rev[ised]" to upper wrapper and "Lee Hoiby 2010 The Falls" to title, and with composer's list of cuts and revisions to inner upper wrapper. 6. A dye-line copy of Hoiby's autograph piano-vocal score. 300 pp. The stage manager, Dean Ekberg's, copy, with the addition of blocking diagrams opposite each page of music. Production notes, overpastes, instrumental cues/directions, lighting cues, etc., in coloured ink and pencil throughout. Two volumes. Folio. Spiral-bound. After hearing Hoiby's earlier opera, A Month in the Country (the revised version of his Natalia Petrovna, based on a play by Ivan Turgenev, premiered by the New York City Opera in 1964), Tennessee Williams approached Hoiby with the suggestion that he might be interested in writing an opera based on one of Williams's works. Hoiby's setting of Summer and Smoke was the result; it is the first opera to be based on a Williams play and is perhaps Hoiby's most famous work. Commissioned by the St. Paul Opera Association, Summer and Smoke was composed in 1970 and premiered on June 19th 1971 in St. Paul, Minnesota with Igor Buketoff conducting. It went on to a production by the New York City Opera on March 12th 1971 under Julius Rudel. "It continues to be performed with substantial success, and its 1980 production by the Chicago Opera Theater was broadcast in June 1982 by PBS-TV (WTTW), Chicago, and seen nationally. For its production during the Lee Hoiby Festival at California State University, Long Beach in 1989... Hoiby added a new scene in Act 1 drawn from his Three Women: Scenes for Soprano, Saxophone and Piano (1988)..." "... Summer and Smoke is a skilful interweaving of offstage music and spoken passages. It is a lyrical, poetic and compelling work that critics praised as America's most successful opera to date. Paul Hume (writing in the Washington Post) considered it an 'opera of immense emotional power flooded with music of great beauty'." Elise Kirk in Grove Music Online. Considered "a modern Romantic from the lineage of Barber and Menotti, "Hoiby's Summer and Smoke is regarded as having achieved "an eloquence comparable to the later works of Barber." op. cit. More recently, the work was revived at the Manhattan School of Music, where it received three performances in December, 2010: "When... Summer and Smoke... had its premiere in 1971, it was criticized by some for its conservative music, awash in the harmonic language of Menotti (Mr. Hoiby's mentor), Barber and Mahler, and its unabashedly lyrical vocal writing. But the work, with an effective and delicately poetic libretto by the playwright Lanford Wilson, also won deserved praise for doing what an opera is supposed to do: telling the story with sure dramatic pacing and understated expressivity, in music admirable for its directness and melodic grace." "These qualities shone through on Wednesday night when the Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater presented the first of three performances, with Mr. Hoiby, 84, in attendance. The conductor Steven Osgood drew supple, beautifully restrained playing from the able musicians." "Set in Glorious Hill, a small Mississippi town, the story unfolds during several momentous months in the lives of two young adults who grew up as neighbors: John Buchanan Jr., a dashing doctor, and Alma Winemiller, the sweet but inhibited daughter of a pious minister. The handsome production, directed by Dona D. Vaughn, using windows and sets that descend into place, imaginatively evoked the neighboring houses: the staid sitting room in the rectory where the Winemillers live and the doctor's office where young John Buchanan practices with his father." Anthony Tommasini in The New York Times, December 9, 2010. A remarkable assemblage of material documenting the creation and production of what has been described as one of the finest operas composed by an American.

      [Bookseller: J & J LUBRANO MUSIC ANTIQUARIANS]
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        Samson.

      Monaco u. Berlin, Cercle International de Bibliophilie u. Galerie Sydow, (1967). - Erste englische Ausgabe. - Nr. 71 von 72 (ges. 100) im Druckvermerk vom Künstler eigenh. signierten Exemplaren auf starkem „Moulin Richard de Bas"-Bütten. - Außer dem hebräisch-englischen Text und den signierten Orig.-Radierungen enthält die vorliegende Ausgabe in Ocker gedruckte Ornament-Illustrationen. - Kassette tlw. leicht berieben bzw. fleckig. Zwei Blätter leicht gebräunt. - Von Odysseus bis Felix Krull 3/27; Tiessen III, 4, 4. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 5000 Gr.-Fol. (46,5 x 37 cm). Mit Buchschmuck u. 20 (4 doppelblattgr.) sign. Orig.-Radierungen von Ernst Fuchs. 1 nn., 28 num., 2 nn. Doppelbll., lose in illustr. OLwd.-Kassette. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes]
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        Memoirs of Aleister Crowley

      Impact Library Book, 1967. Mass Market Paperback Mass Market Paperback. Used Good. A unique item. A mostly fictional narative of Aleister Crowley's life. In impressive condition. The spine is intact, no creases or breaks. Pages are clean and minimal tanning. Cover has a faded old price mark on upper left, and a small tear on the bottom edge that has been covered by clear tape. We carry new and used books in our storefront. We want you to be satisfied with your purchase. Please contact us if you have questions regarding this item.

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        Fine-Enamelled Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty, Chi'en-Lung period (2 volumes)

      Cafa Company Limited, Hong Kong 1967 - English and Chinese text; Hardcover (brown cloth with stamped title to front cover and spine. Dust jacket included); 2 volumes in SLIPCASES; 28 x 40 cm, 3.958 Kg, 89 pages (volume 1) and 161 pages (volume 2) with colour illustrations; Signs of wear on the front cover, spine and back cover. Some scuffs and minor tears in the dust jacket. The interior is in very good condition. The splicases show signs of wear.;This series consists of twenty volumes, illustrating the best specimens, selected by experts, of nearly 20.000 pieces of the famous porcelain from the Sung to the Ch'ing period in the collections of the Chinese National Palace Museum and the National Central Museum. Each volume deals with a particular ware of the past and forms a complete system of its own, while all the volumes follow a uniform compilation and format. Descriptions in Chinese and English against the plates will be found useful as well as convenient by the readers. All the pieces thus illustrated and described represent the best of Chinese ceramic art of the various periods concerned and are mostly not to be found anywhere else outside the two Museums. All the pieces are skillfully illustrated according to the colour-shades of the originals. Apart from separate illustrations of the bases, additional plates were made of the bottoms of wares wherever they differed in colour-tone from the bodies. This is an outstanding feature of these catalogues which, while satisfying the aesthetic sense of the general reader, will facilitate studies by the connoisseur. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jorge Welsh Books]
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        A CHRISTMAS STORY

      , 1967. 1967. SHAHN, BEN. PORTER, Katherine Anne. A CHRISTMAS STORY. Illustrated by Ben Shahn. NY: Delacorte, [1967]. 24mo., boards in dust jacket. First Trade Edition. Signed presentation from Porter on front endpaper: "For Katherine Anne Porter Colbert, From her happy Godmother sort of! Love, Bless you! January 9, 1975. Katherine Anne." Also laid in is a reproduced color portrait of Porter, inscribed on the verso: "Photograph of portrait by Armand Thibault de Navarre 1973- given to my room in the library of the University of Maryland- For namesake Katherine Anne Porter Colbert, With love and hope for her sweet life- K.A.P. January 9, 1975." Near fine in nice d/j. A unique copy! $500.00.

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        Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead.

      London: Faber & Faber, 1967. First edition of the author's masterpiece. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a hint of toning to the spine. Signed by Tom Stoppard on the title page. With "Compliments of Tom Stoppard" slip laid in. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A superior example. Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead is the fabulously inventive tale of Hamlet as told from the wormÂ’s-eye view of the bewildered Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, two minor characters in ShakespeareÂ’s play. In Tom StoppardÂ’s best-known work, this Shakespearean Laurel and Hardy finally get a chance to take the lead role, but do so in a world where echoes of Waiting for Godot resound, where reality and illusion intermix, and where fate leads our two heroes to a tragic but inevitable end. "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead [is] verbally dazzlingthe most exciting, witty intellectual treat imaginable." (Edith Oliver, The New Yorker).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books]
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        Lese/Arbeits/Handlungs- Stück No. 58. Originalcollage und -federzeichnung mit Stempeldruck, in 3 Teilen auf Halbkarton.

      (C.a. ) 1967 - 22,5x23,6 cm und 23,4x9 cm, 25,c x 3,5 cm. Originalzeichnung und -collage. Veränderte und erweiterte Fassung mit deutschem Text. Vergl. Koepcke, begreifen erleben, Köln 1994, S. 113 und Koepcke, Bilder und Stücke, Berlin 1988, S. 72. - Die Arbeit wurde in 'et 1' als Blatt 23 leicht verändert und ohne Text abgedruckt. - Ein Teil mit Bleistiftangaben für den Drucker auf der Vorder- und Rückseite und Montageflecken des Klebstreifens.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Japon

      1967. Editions Rencontre, Lausanne 1967, 17x27cm, relié. - Editions Rencontre, Lausanne 1967, 17x27cm, relié. - Edizione per il quale non è stato redatto grandi giornali. Il legame di l'editor in piena cartone, schiena liscia, piatti illustrati. autografo firmato di Nicolas Bouvier François Billetdoux. Iconografia. Bella copia. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Reliure de l'éditeur en plein cartonnage, dos lisse, plats illustrés. Envoi autographe signé de Nicolas Bouvier à François Billetdoux. Iconographie. Agréable exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Automobile Quarterly. The Connoisseur's Periodical of Motoring Today, Yesterday and Tomorrow. Volume One Number One Spring 1962-Volume Six Number One (missing Volume 4 No. 2)

      Automobile Quarterly, Inc, New York 1967 - Illustrated throughout. 20 vols. Oblong 8vo. Illustrated throughout. 20 vols. Oblong 8vo

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        TO SEEK A NEWER WORLD.

      New York:: Doubleday & Company, Inc.,. 1967.. First edition. INSCRIBED, "For Tom Corcoran/ With warm regards/ Bob Kennedy." Kennedy's essays on his view of the challenges of the time, which grew out of his speeches, travel, and experiences as Senator and Attorney General. Thomas "Tommy" Corcoran (1900-1981) was one of several New Deal advisors in Franklin D. Roosevelt's brain trust and, later, a close friend and advisor to Lyndon B. Johnson. Nicknamed "Tommy the Cork" by Roosevelt, he held sway even afer leaving the White House. Near fine in dark blue cloth with very minor rubbing on corners and spine ends, in about very good dust jacket with spine ends and tips rubbed and worn and few tiny tears. .

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush]
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        The Countess

      Wright and brown, 1967. Hardcover. Acceptable/Acceptable. 1967. First Edition. 176 pages. This is an ex-Library book. Pictorial dust jacket with yellow lettering over red cloth boards with black lettering. Ex-library copy with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Front endpaper has been removed. Pages are moderately tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm. Boards are mildly rub worn, with some light shelf wear to spine, edges and corners, corners are bumped. Slight crushing to spine ends. Tanning to spine and edges. Light wear to dust jacket with tears, nicks and creases to spine, edge and corners. With some tanning to spine and edges. Dust jacket attached to boards and protected by plastic wrapper.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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        Igrejas Barrocas de Minas de Aguilar / Aguilar, Baroque Churches of Minas [WITH 10 ORIGINAL WOODBLOCK PRINTS, SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY THE ARTIST]

      Editora Cesar, Sao Paulo, Brasil 1967 - 1/250. Folio (19 1/2 x 13 3/4"). [5] loose leaves (Text), [10] loose leaves (Plates), as issued. Original plywood covers, with embossed red and black lettered leather label on front cover. Two string ties. A series of ten loose woodblock prints on India paper (4 in color, 6 in b/w) depicting ten Baroque Churches of Minas Gerais, a state in the north of Southeastern Brazil.Each print is matted (image size: 15 1/4 x 10"; mat: 18 7/8 x 13"), and numbered and signed in pencil by Brazilian artist Jose Roberto Aguilar at lower marginThis series of woodblock prints is considered to be the turning point in the artist's career, as it brought him fame.One of 250 numbered and signed copies, of which this is No. 165.Very minor and sporadic foxing throughout. Text in English and Portuguese. Plywood covers, interior and woodblock prints in very good condition. About the artist: Considered to be one of the pioneers of the "New Figuration" movement in Brazil, Jose Roberto Aguilar (born in 1941) is a successful Brazilian painter, video maker, sculptor, musician and curator who worked in London and New York before moving back to his native Sao Paulo. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Le ça ira

      - Editions Surréalistes, Paris 1967, 15x25,5cm, en feuilles. - Prima edizione, una delle 134 copie numerate sul filo puro solo le carte. Selezione di poesie, manoscritti inediti, bibliografia, disegni e ritratti di Paul Eluard. Insolated un po 'indietro, una piccola traccia di piega Lunghezza del secondo piatto, altrimenti bella copia con tutti i margini. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 75 exemplaires numérotés sur papier couleurs surfine, le nôtre un des 25 comportant les trois aquatintes de Mimi Parent retouchées à l'aquarelle qu'elle a signées et justifiées, tirage de tête. Envoi autographe signé de José Pierre à Paul Aveline. Signatures de José Pierre et Mimi Parent en dessous de la justification du tirage. Ouvrage illustré de 3 aquatintes de Mimi Parent. Dos très légèrement insolé sans gravité, sinon agréable exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Self-Portrait. Photographs and transparency

      1967. Two Photographs and 8 x 10 transparency of the work, an acrylic polymer silkscreened on color-aid paper. Descriptions on letterhead of the Unna Gallery, Chicago, Il.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        The Great Brain

      The Dial Press 1967 - First edition. 175 pp. with note about author at rear. Mauve cloth with gilt lettering. Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Name written on paste down, slight spine lean. Jacket a bit rubbed and lightly worn along edges, price intact ($3.95). The first book in the young adult series of novels set in Mormon Utah at the end of the 19th Century. Rarely found in trade issue. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Not Far From the River

      Barre, Mass 1967 - First edition, one of 200 on Curtis Rag Paper. Signed by the Author. 1 vols. 8vo. Bruns L13 Quarter brown morocco and boards. Fine First edition, one of 200 on Curtis Rag Paper. Signed by the Author. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Delle case de contadini

      Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze, Florence, Italy 1967 - Edition limited to 250 copies, folio, 36 colored plates, one folding, with annotations in front. Very good in green paper wrappers with green slipcase, the slipcase with a chip to one edge and tear to the corners of another. A reproduction of the original 1770 text on rural architecture. The demand for copies of a work representing eighteenth-century Tuscany was quite heavy, and copies were purchased by the major architectural schools throughout the world. As a result, copies of the original edition in private hands are scarce. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB)]
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        The Literary Remains of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Collected and Edited by Henry Nelson Coleridge.

      1967 - Reprint by AMS, 1967). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        How To Be a Nonconformist.

      Silvermine Publishers Incorporated,, Norwalk: 1967 - Illustrated by the author. First edition. Some light pink discoloration to the yellow paper covered boards, else near fine in a near fine (one very short closed edge tear) dust jacket. A bright, clean, and well preserved copy. B000NYGG4C [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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