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        A Kestral for a Knave

      Michael Joseph, London 1968 - A near-fine copy, first printing in blue cloth. Dust jacket is very good - unprice clipped with minimal edge wear and some sunning to the spine. Internally clean and tight with no inscriptions. All profits go to LOROS, a hospice charity serving Leicesershire and Rutland. Oversize or extra heavy books may require a contribution to postage. Size: 51/4" x 8" [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LOROS Enterprises Ltd]
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        2001: A Space Odyssey

      The New American Library, New York 1968 - First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Arthur C. Clarke on a laid in signature. A fabulous copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION with the words "First Printing" printed on the copyright page. This First Issue dustjacket is vibrant in color and has the publisher's printed price present on the front flap. The book is in excellent condition and appears UNREAD. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning, and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy SIGNED by the author in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Catalogue of Galaxies and of Clusters of Galaxies / by F. Zwicky ... [Et Al. ] - (Complete in 6 volumes)

      Pasadena] : California Institute Of Technology, 1968, Hardback, First edition, complete set. An exceptional set. Fine copies all in the original gilt-blocked buckram cloth. Particularly and surprisingly well-presented, tight, bright, clean and sharp cornered. ; 1 pages; Physical desc. : 6 v. Subject: Galaxies -- Astronomy --Physics. 1 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Inventory No: 108819.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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      Philadelphia: Chilton Book Company, 1968. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. A clean and attractive copy of the Second Printing from 1968. The dustjacket is bright, with a few minor spots of rubbing. It has not been price-clipped. There are no marks of any kind in the book; there is some minor rubbing to the bottom edge. Very Good+ binding / Very Good+ dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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        House at Silverton, Signed & Titled Limited Edition Print by Lloyd Foltz

      Foltz, Lloyd, Wichita, KS 1968 - This is an original pencil signed blockprint selected by the Friends of Art at KSU to be their annual gift print in 1968 (a tradition continued by Friends of Art following the demise of the Prairie Print Makers organization in 1965). It is an unframed, woodcut on paper by Prairie Print Maker Lloyd Foltz with a 7-1/2" x 10" image on a 10-1/4" x 14" sheet, Signed in pencil LR, Titled in pencil LL, with artist's chop in Block. Lloyd C Foltz (1897-1990) is an American artist whose work focused on topics popularized by Regionalists and American scene imagists, incl small town views, Western mountain and prairie landscapes, vernacular architecture, locomotives and railroad yards. The artist made sketches on site as a starting point then finished his works based on the ideal that art, in its final form, should incorporate elements of memory and imagination. He created more than 100 lithographs, graphite sketches, ink drawings, aquatints, etchings, watercolors and block prints. Critics say Foltz came closest to matching the technical versatility of his mentor and lithographic master of the period, C. A. Seward. The popularity of Foltz, and fellow Prairie Print Makers, paralleled the growth of America's Arts & Crafts movement where attributes of hand-craftsmanship and fine yet simple detail were highly regarded. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Jayhawker Special Collections]
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        Aneignung und Politik. Gesammelte Reden und Aufsätze zur Geschichte der Philosophie. Herausgegeben von Hans Sauer.

      München, R.Piper & Co. Verlag, 1968. 1. Auflage 517 (3) Seiten Gr.-8°, gebundene Ausgabe, Ledereinband mit Folienumschlag, Schnitt minimal angestaubt, auf dem Vorsatz mit Widmung des Verfassers für seinen Verleger Klaus Piper, signiert in Basel am 15.3.(19)68, \"Für Klaus Piper, der dies Buch wie meine anderen so vorzüglich betreut hat, ein Zeichen meines Dankes\", mit Nachwort des Herausgebers. Karl Theodor Jaspers (* 23. Februar 1883 in Oldenburg; + 26. Februar 1969 in Basel) war ein deutscher Psychiater, der als Philosoph weit über Deutschland hinaus bekannt wurde. Er wurde 1967 Schweizer Staatsbürger. Jaspers gilt als herausragender Vertreter der Existenzphilosophie, die er vom Existentialismus Jean-Paul Sartres strikt unterschied. Er war zunächst Lehrer und anschließend lebenslanger Freund von Hannah Arendt, mit der ihn auch ein jahrzehntelanger Briefwechsel verband. Ursprünglich Mediziner hat Jaspers grundlegend zur wissenschaftlichen Entwicklung der Psychiatrie beigetragen. Sein philosophisches Werk wirkt insbesondere in den Bereichen der Religionsphilosophie, Geschichtsphilosophie und der Interkulturellen Philosophie. Mit seinen einführenden Schriften zur Philosophie hat er hohe Auflagen erreicht und ist so auch einem breiteren Publikum bekannt geworden. (Wikipedia) Versand D: 5,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Bührnheims Literatursalon GmbH]
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        Contes de Perrault et du temps jadis.

      2Deux volumes illustrés par Lucy Boucher. Avec certificat de garantie. Avec suite de gravures en couleurs. Reliure d'art. Sous emboitage. Ed. Le chant des sphères, Nice, 1968. Fort in-4, rel., 208 et 223 pp. Bon état. FRANCO DE PORT POUR LA FRANCE (envoi en colissimo). Nous sommes ouverts tous les jours, fériés inclus sauf le mardi. FERMETURE ANNUELLE du 15 au 30 novembre inclus.

      [Bookseller: Le trouve tout du Livre SARL]
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        Small Archive of Ephemera

      Small collection of documents related to the squatters movement in New York and Boston in the 1960s, including a 36 pp. booklet "Use or Abuse: How to Turn Vacant Storefronts, Buildings, and Lots into Community Assets", prepared by students in the East Harlem Studio of the Division of Urban Planning at the School of Architecture, Columbia University, with a map and listing of vacant properties in East Harlem as of April 1968; a 4-pp. newspaper with the headline "No Rent Increases, No Evictions: Build Low-Rent Housing - Tax the Exploiters" and a pamphlet for an anti-war rally, both printed by the Cambridge Tenants' Organizing Committee; a double-sided pamphlet titled "The Squatters' Movement Must Grow", distributed by the Boston Area Congress for Tenants Rights; and two copies of a pamphlet for a rally at Blackstone Park in Boston's South End. Scattered illustrations from photographs and drawings. Various sizes, mostly 4to. Booklet printed wrpps., rest of documents loose. Boston, Cambridge and New York, n.d. (circa 1968-1970). The late 1960s and early 1970s were a time of much political upheaval, highlighted by the Vietnam War and the rise of student movements around the world. The squatters movement was related to these changes in the political landscape. In Boston, after a successful battle for rent control, the Cambridge Tenants Organizing Committee was founded in April 1970 by former members of the Cambridge Peace and Freedom Party to campaign for decent and affordable housing, and to help tenants document problems with landlords and fight evictions. Their membership was comprised mostly of welfare recipients, workers, and "victims of oppression"

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        Computer Art and Human Response

      Charlottesville, Virginia: Paul B. Victorius, 1968. First Edition. Very good antiquarian condition. Oblong octavo, very good in publisher's black cloth, original dust-wrapper (frayed along edges but perfectly sound), preserved in mylar sleeve. 96 pp, illustrations of computer generated art throughout, some in colour. First edition, one of 250 signed copies (this one being No. 73), now very rare in private ownership. This collection of Sumner's computer artwork and lyrical descriptive prose is the first book on computer art, according to Jeremy Norman at who states that the book "appears to be the first monograph by a computer artist, and because it explains techniques, it is probably the first book on how to produce computer art" and notes that William Fetter's 1965 book on 'Computer Graphics in Communication' was focused on computer graphics used in engineering). As we learn from COMAPART (Center of Excellence Digital Art): "Lloyd Sumner (1943-1996) was an early computer artist in the USA, the first, perhaps, to try and make a living from the graphic works he made the computer to realise. He was represented at the Cybernetic Serendipity show (London 1968) as well as the Tendencies 5 (Zagreb 1969). His booklet 'Computer Art and Human Response' appeared as a private publication in 1968. It was another step in his decision to commercialise his art. In that book, he calls computers he was working with [the Burroughs B5500 and the Calcomp 565] 'his friends.' His works are characterized by smooth curves, moiré patterns, symmetry and evenly spaced lines. Randomness does not play an important role, most works are carefully calculated, nothing is left to chance. Comparing his oeuvre of geometric and, at times, figurative line-based shapes with other productions of the time, it stands out for a simple, searching, at times almost childishly naive style. He had access to computer hardware while working at the Computer Science Center at the University of Virginia. There he found a plotting machine of which no one seemed to know how to use. So he acquainted himself with it, and was soon producing computer art. Sumner said about computer art in general: "The computer artist is a reactor, not an innovator. He is an artist with a tool not a programmer with luck." Ours is the only copy of the first edition on the market, signed or unsigned.

      [Bookseller: Michael Laird Rare Books LLC]
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        Typed Letter Signed on personalized stationery with holograph corrections in pencil and text encircled and signed in pencil, 4to on personalized stationery, Rapallo, July 23, n.y. [ca 1932-33]

      Pound begins this brief letter with a reference about his opera and makes a significant comment on two notorious trials, the Scottsboro Boys trial and on the Mooney case. The newspaper he references is "The Chicago Tribune." Pound writes, "Private" at the top of the page and continues. "Thanks for boost of the Villon. I enc/ a few words re/ this a/m editorial. The Mooney case is different...Mooney probably very tiresome character but still.....not a case primarily against capital. About the black boys // are"unt [holograph apostrophe] it knowd that the two ladies were [holograph cross out] boxcar whores who declined to accuse the black boys until they had been talked to by the POlice [sic] ??? I don't [holograph apostrophe] think I have got any prejudice either way; but have an interest in facts...." Signed in large initials, "EP." The letter shows a rust stain from a paper clip, center fold crease and mild soiling from normal aging. It is possible that Pound writes to Wambly Bald. Bald was the literary columnist of the Paris edition during this time. In Pound/Joyce: The Letters of Ezra Pound to James Joyce, by Ezra Pound [1968], mention is given to the paper being "one of Pound's forums for letters to the editor." This suggests that perhaps the editor to whom Pound writes is Wambly Bald. In addition, Bald had promoted Pound's opera, Le Testament de Villon, in an earlier issue of the paper, as he thanks his correspondent here for the "boost of the Villon." Pound wrote his first opera, Le Testament de Villon, in 1919, but it was not performed until 1931 when it was transmitted as a radio opera. The first complete premier was on BBC Radio in 1933. According to slippeddisccom, the opera was written as a "revolt against musical impressionism." Based on this information, the reference to the opera suggests Pound wrote the letter circa 1932-33. Pound refers to the trial of Thomas Mooney (1882 -1942), an American political activist and labor leader, who was convicted with Warren K. Billings for the San Francisco Preparedness Day Bombing of 1916. It was widely believed that he was wrongly convicted of a crime he did not commit and condemned to death. In 1918 Pres. Wilson commuted his death sentence to life in prison. Mooney served 22 years in before finally being pardoned in 1939. Pound's remarks about the Scottsboro Boys and his interest in the truth makes this brief letter particularly interesting. Protests and fundraising efforts on behalf of the Scottsboro Boys took place in the early 1930s. Writers and intellectuals signed an appeal in the spring of 1933 and included signatures of Ezra and Dorothy Pound with a note by Ezra Pound, "I not only protest, but if this sort of judicial sanction of murder and frame-up continues I shd. Be disposed to advocate direct action. We have had enough criminals in high office already. A state even a state sanely founded can not indefinitely continue if it condones and sanctions legal murder of innocent men." [The Scottsboro Boys in Their Own Words: Selected Letters 1931-1950," edited by Kwando M. Kinshasa.]. Pound contributed many letters and articles to the Paris edition (formally, the European Edition) of "The Chicago Tribune." The paper was one the American expatriates read. It ran from 1917 when it began, started by the editor and publisher Col. Robert R. McCormick, as an Army Edition and after the war continued until 1934. McCormick decided to continue it after the war because it was fostering new art and literary movements and the numbers of Americans in Paris began to increase. In the '20s there were three American papers, but according to the National Journal of Literature and Discussion (, The Tribune's" Paris edition was "the liveliest of the three.".

      [Bookseller: Schulson Autographs]
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      NAL:. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. First; first. Hardcover. Stated first printing. Signed, "Timothy Leary, first, '68" to front free-endpaper. From the estate of Dr. Oscar Janiger, noted psychiatrist and LSD researcher. Decorated boards tight and straight, corners sharp and inner pages crisp and clean. Dust jacket is clipped bottom edge. Small closed tears to rear page edge. ; 0 X 0 X 0 inches; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Books On The Boulevard]
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        Illustrations to the Divine Comedy of Dante

      Da Capo 1968 - 1/1100 copies--though this one is hors commerce, so obviously a few extra were printed. Handsome portfolio of 109 loose plates. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Grey Matter Books]
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      New York: The Phoenix Book Shop, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. Sewn card covers in decorated wrappers, with paper label; oblong 12mo. Letter B of 26 copies (of 126 total) signed by the author. Additionally inscribed on the title page "For C. W. Warmly/ John Ashbery/ May 3, 1998". Printed at the Ferguson Press, Cambridge. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Alexander Rare Books]
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      NY: The Macmillan Co, 1968. First edition. Lyon, Danny. 8vo., 94 pp., 48 photographs, 17 essays. A fine and bright copy in black cloth, in a near fine photo-illustrated dust jacket. SIGNED by the photographer on the title page. Photos and text by Danny Lyon; this is his first solo book and regarded as a breakthrough in modern documentary photography.

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd]
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      Ediciones Era, MEXICO 1968 - DUCHAMP · OCTAVIO PAZ· 1ª EDICIÓN 1968 PAZ, Octavio. DUCHAMP, Marcel. LIBRO/MALETA. Ediciones Era, Mexico 1968. 1ª ed. Tela verde con estuche. Diseñado por Vicente Rojo a la manera de M.D. Contiene: 1. El ensayo de Octavio Paz: Marcel Duchamp o el castillo de la pureza. 2. Textos de Marcel Duchamp selecccionados por Octavio Paz y traducidos por Tomás Segovia. Portada: Criadero de Polvo, 1920. Foto de Man Ray. 3. Una reproducción en lámina de claracil del Gran Vidrio: La Novia desnudada por sus solteros, incluso. 1915-1923. 4. Tres láminas en color. 5. Un sobre con nueve reproducciones de Ready·made. 6. Un álbum fotográfico con reproducciones de textos autógrafos, una nota biográfica de M.D. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Eye Book

      Random House, 1968 A difficult to find book and an early title where Seuss used the LeSieg pseudonym. Near fine in very good dust jacket, a beautiful copy. Not paginated. First Edition as indicated by the price 195/195 printed on the dust jacket, and no mention of later printings on the copyright page. Illustrated in color by Roy McKie. Comes in custom-made slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Vacuum Quantum Fluctuations in Curved Space and the Theory of Gravitation" in Soviet Physics Doklady 12 No. 11, May 1968, pp. 1040-1041

      1968 - FIRST EDITION OF SAKHAROV'S PATHBREAKING THEORY, THE FIRST QUANTIZATION OF SPACE. Full volume with original wraps bound in. In this paper, Sakharov suggests that quantum fluctuations of the vacuum induce the geometry of spacetime. His work gave rise to new research areas in physics, work that continues to this day. Soviet Physics Doklady is published by the American Institute of Physics and is an English translation of the physics sections of the Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov was a "Russian nuclear physicist, Soviet dissident, an activist for disarmament, peace and human rights" (Sakharov Human Rights Prize, 15 January 2014). In 1968 he sought address a number of physics 'oddities', particularly that gravity seems to operate among complex aggregates of interacting particles but does not seem to impact interactions between elementary particles. As well, Sakharov wanted" to derive Einstein's general relativity formulas from a more basic set of assumptions" (Laszio, Connectivity Hypothesis, 57). "Physicists had known for a long time that there is a superficial similarity between Einstein's equation of how the momentum-energy tensor affects the curvature of space-time and Maxwell's equation of the electromagnetic field, but the connection between gravitation and electromagnetism was made only in 1968, and it had to do with the vacuum" (Scaruffi, Gravity as the Vacuum). In this paper, Sakharov proposes a simple explanation: "that gravitation might be not a fundamental interaction but a by-product of the electromagnetic interaction, precisely an electromagnetic phenomenon induced by the presence of matter in the quantum vacuum (the quantum field that is present even in "empty" space). Thus, according to Sakharov, matter is not just "there" but is "in" the quantum vacuum, and therefore interacts with it, causing some kind of quantum-fluctuation energy. That fluctuation is gravitation. "In a sense, Sakharov moved to Quantum Theory the same objection that Mach had moved to Newton's Physics: you can't assume that a body is isolated, because a body is always "interacting" with something. Except that Sakharov updated this idea to the terminology of Quantum Theory. A body, any body, is immersed in quantum fields, and thus interacts with them. One such field is the quantum vacuum. Sakharov [argues] that this was not negligible at all, in fact that it was the origin of the gravitational interaction itself" (ibid). CONDITION & DETAILS: Full volume with original wraps bound in. Soviet Physics Doklady (American Institute of Physics translation of the physics sections of the Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR). 4to. 11 x 8.75 inches; 275 x 219mm. pp. 1040-1041, continuously paginated. Ex-libris. Each front wrapper has light ex-libris stamps on the front; and there is a tiny gilt stamp reading "Du Pont Exp. Sta" at the foot of the spine. Otherwise clean and fine throughout. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Atemwende. [Gedichte] - Vom Autor signiert.

      Frankfurt, Suhrkamp, (1968). 2. Aufl. (5.-7. Tsd.). 8°. 105 S., 3 Bl. (Inhalt) [u. 1 weißes Bl.]. Hellgraues OLn. mit goldgeprägt Rückentitel. OU. Von Paul Celan auf dem ersten Blatt (Vortitel) signiert (voller Namenszug). - Atemwende (Glenn B 10) ist der erste Gedichtband Celans, der (EA 1967) im Suhrkamp Verlag erschien. - Der Schutzumschlag mit repariertem Einriss. - Das weiße Papier (Umschlag, Vorsätze und erstes u. letztes Blatt ist naturgemäß etwas vergilbt. - Kleine Buchhändlermarke auf Innenseite des hinteren Deckels. Sonst tadellos. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Autograph, autographs, hardcover - Einband in Ganzleinen (neudeutsch: \"Gewebe\" = Rückübersetzung von \"cloth\")

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Husslein]
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        Oeuvres Essentielles Eléments D'une Doctrine

      Presses Nationales d'Haiti, Port-au-prince - Haiti 1968 - Table des matieres: ETUDES ETHNOLOGIQUES: (En collaboration avec Lorimer Denis): Considerations sur nos origines historiques/Culturologie/La culture haitienne/Question d'anthropo-sociologie/Contribution au probleme de l'enseignement en Haiti/Une ceremonie du culte pethro/Une ceremonie en l'honneur de Damballah/Une ceremonie d'initiation/Pour un humanisme totalitaire/L'evolution stadiale du vodou/La civilisation haitienne/Etude critique sur "le sacrifice du Tambour Assoto(r)" de Jacques Roumain/Différence entre vodou et magie/L'ethnie haïtienne peut-elle demander sux civilisations de l'Afrique noire des directives politiques,artistiques ou religieuses?/En quoi l'état d'ame du noir se différencie-t-il de celui du blanc?/Le mouvement folklorique en Haiti/Les civilisations négro-africaines et le problème haïtien/La culture populaire/Le vodou. La religion des masses haïtiennes. PP. 47-285. ETUDES SOCIALES: La tragédie des protagonistes des questions de classe à travers l'histoire d'Haïti/Le problème des classes à travers l'histoire d'Haïti/Bibliographie/L'avenir du Payset l'action néfaste de M. Foisset/La pensée du Dr. J. C. Dorsainvil/La vivante continuité des valeurs spirituelles ou nationales. PP. 289-442. ETUDES MEDICALES: Discours/Considérations sur cent cinquante ans d'evolution du régime alimentaire dans le prolétariat urbain et rural en Haïti (1804-1954)/Bibliographie/Le traitement du pian/Etude du pian en Haïti. PP. 445-588. ETUDES LITTERAIRES PP. 591-645. FAC-SIMILES Le problème des classes à travers l'histoire d'Haïti en Hébreu/Dédicace à Lorimer Denis/Etude critique sur "Le sacrifice duTambour Assoto" de M. Jacques Roumain/L'essentiel de la Doctrine des Griots/Le Problème des classes à travers l'histoire d'Haïti/Les civilisations negro-africanes et le problème haitien/La culture haïtienne-l'art et la science à travers les générations contemporaines/Dédicace à Lorimer Denis. PP. 649-823. En manière de conclusion. 829pp. Illustrations. Consacré par l'auteur. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Stèles. Aquatintes de Friedlaender.

      Nancy, Beaux Livres Grands Amis, 1968, 1968 Grand in-8 (33x16x4 cm) à la chinoise, 153 pp. pliées à la chinoise (en acordéon). Plié à la chinoise sous un cartonnage de papier-fibres japonais à la main, dos parchemin avec tire doré, étui. Tirage limité à 347 exemplaires numérotés, 1/30 exemplaires numérotés de collaborateur, n° 18, imprimés sur vergé antique pur chiffon de Lana. Exemplaire enrichi d'une suite des 7 aquatintes de Johnny Friedlaender, toutes signées par l'artiste. (4 sont encadrées, 3 sous une chemise à rabats). Ouvrage illustré de 7 aquatintes en couleurs H.T. de Johnny Friedlaender, 7 grandes inscriptions chinoises dessinées par Chou Ling, inscriptions et titre ont été gravés par Robert Blanchet. La mise en oeuvre de l'ouvrage a été assurée par Henri Jonquières, assisté de Robert Blanchet, qui a monté la composition typograhique et en a exécuté l'impression. Le caractère employé est le Klang de Will Carter de la Monotype, fondu spécialement pour l'ouvrage par Gerbaud. Joint du même format une plaquette renfermant les allocutions prononcées à l'occasion de la sortie de l'ouvrage.

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        Lettera dal Carcere

      La Locusta, VICENZA 1968 - ITALIANO Traduzione di Rienzo Colla. Brossura editoriale con bandelle con tit. al piatto e al dorso, copertina morbida con lievi segni di uso e piccole abrasioni al dorso, pagine ben conservate

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        A mezzo della notte

      Milano , GRAFICA UNO, 1968 - 15 litografie a uno e 2 colori di Emilio Scanavino (cm 34x49,5). Poesie di Malabarba. 4to (cm 34x49,5). . . Ottimo (Fine). . Edizione di 50 + XX + 4 H.C. es. numerati. [Jentsch, 1993]. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        Bob Dylan Collector's Series (Complete Set of 19 Pamphlets with Words and Music)

      New York: M. Witmark & Sons, 1968. First edition. Paperback. Fine. Fine complete set of nineteen 4to pamphlets containing lyrics and music to 19 of Dylan's best known songs. Each published in 1968 by M. Witmark & Sons. Song titles in the series include the following: Baby, I'm In The Mood For you, Black Crow Blues, Bob Dylan's Blues, Guess I'm Doing Fine, Gypsy Lou, Hero Blues, Lay Down Your Weary Tune, Let Me Die In My Footsteps, My Back Pages, North Country Blues, Outlaw Blues, Percy's Song, Quit Your Low Down Ways, Restless Farewell, Talkin' World War III Blues, That's All Right Mama, Walkin' Down The Line, Whatcha Gonna Do and Who Killed Davey Moore? All in fine condition. It has been years since we have seen another complete set.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        Poets of our Time, An Anthology Signed by R S Thomas & ALS by same

      John Murray 1968 - Second Reprint of 1968. R S Thomas copy with his signature to end blank, with cutting lightly tipped in featuring the poet. Together with a ALS by RST to Mr Alexander, thanking him for his kind letter and putting him in his diary for July 26th, but noting that being so far in advance he cannot guarantee to be at home, signed R S Thomas Aberdaron, Pwllagli, 6 April 1972 1 page, oblong 4to [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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      PLAZA & JANES, Barcelona 1968 - 1538 pp. 11 x 17,5 cm. Corte superior dorado. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio.

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      Aguilar, Bilbao 1968 - 382 pp. 9 x 14 cm. Crisol literario, 50. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio.

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        La Chiesa nel mondo contemporaneo Introduzione storico - dottrinale, testo latino e traduzione italiana, esposizione e commento

      ELLE DI CI, 1968. ITALIANO 0,75 Legatura dalla copertina rigida, titoli al dorso e piatto, con lievi usure da scaffale e del tempo, conservata in ottimo stato. Volume con introduzione storico - dottrinale, testo latino e traduzione italiana, vari timbri interni di appartenenza, pagine immacolate. USATO

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      Paris Georges Visat 1968in-4, en feuilles, sous couverture à rabats, chemise et étui de toile marron. Edition originale illustrée de 6 belles eaux-fortes signées par Arikha. Tirage limité à 154 exemplaires numérotés sur grand vélin de Rives, celui-ci un des 15 hors commerce, en parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Henri Vignes Livres Anciens]
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        INTRANSIT, The Andy Warhol - Gerard Malanga Monster Issue

      Eugene: Toad Press. 1968. First edition. First edition. Original printed card covers. An excellent near fine copy, the covers with a little toned to the edges and a light production crease to the rear. The contents are entirely complete, without inscriptions or stamps and in fine condition. Scarce thus. With three poems by Charles Bukowski: That?s Where They Came From; It is Very Good to Know When You Are Done; Poem for Brigitte Bardot. Other contributions from Andy Warhol; Allen Ginsberg; Philip Lamantia; Kenneth Roxroth; Lou Reed; John Wieners; Nico; Philip Whalen; D.A. Levy and others. Illustrated with four photographic plates on coloured backgrounds by the Factory cameraman John Palmer. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        Listen to the Lambs

      W.W. Norton & Company Inc., New York 1968 - Hardcover. Good condition. Includes a letter from Johnny Otis to jazz trumpeter and writer John Chilton dated 1969 which contains several names and addresses of fellow rhythm and blues performers; letter is laid in between front pastedown and FEP. Dust jacket is protected with a clear plastic wrapper. Jacket is rather edge-worn and faded. Rear of jacket has a few grubby marks. Several small nicks and tears on jacket spine foot. Leading corners of jacket are worn and nicked. Hardcover spine ends and leading corners are worn and bumped. Page block is foxed. Small tears on upper edges of page 255 and BEP. Binding is sound, and the text is clear. AF [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      London: Victor Gollancz, 1968. First Hardcover Edition. Hardcover. Very good+/very good. 12mo (moderate 7 1/2 in. tall); 159 pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. First UK edition contains one more chapter than US Ace edition of previous year. Signed by author Samuel R. Delany, Chip Delany to his friends, "Best to thee, / and more besides, / Chip Delany / N.Y.C. / '68." Tight binding. Pages pristine and unmarred, aside from small faint name, with no bookplate, annotations, foxing, marks, tears or folds; no loose pages. Appears unread. Unclipped dust jacket in Brodart archival protector. Spine lettering a bit faded; jacket spine and edges sunned. The Einstein Intersection, a science fiction novel, was a Nebula winner in 1967 and Hugo nominated in 1968.

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        Splendore di Firenze

      EDITALIA, ROMA 1968 - ITALIANO Si tratta di un volume rarissimo, con presentazione di Piero Bargellini, opera con tiratura limitata, questa è l' esemplare n. 739; la copertina a sbalzo, riproducente la Grammatica di Luca Della Robbia del campanile di Giotto di Firenze, è stata coniata su lastra di bronzo dall' officina Nuccitelli di Roma, su bozzetto plastico di Arturo Bruni, il dorso è in pelle con titoli in oro e nervature, il piatto posteriore in pelle marrone, con cinque piedini d' appoggio; il volume è protetto da un cofanetto cartonato in mezza tela illustrato, lievemente rovinato; i capilettera, a colori, con le visioni di Venezia, sono stati disegnati appositamente da Peter Rodgers tratti da antichi stemmi di famiglie patrizie di Firenze e da le insegne araldiche di alcune arti fiorentine; con tavole f. t. e garndi carte pieghevoli a fine testo, il tutto stampato su carta speciale; con segnalibro in pelle marrone; il volume in ottimo stato, mai sfogliato

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        Souper Dress

      Campbell's Soup Co 1968 - "Campbell's Souper Dress, on you, it'll look. M'm ! M'm ! Good !" - CAMPBELL SOUP ADVERTISEMENTScreenprint in colors on a disposable A-line dress made of screen-printed tissue, wood pulp and rayon mesh with binding tape, circa 1965, labeled 'The Souper Dress' at the neck, from the edition of unknown size, vertical and horizontal folds (as issued), wear/losses along parts of several of the folds, but this example, unlike most, does not have the bottom 3-inch hem cut off, and is thus complete. 36½ x 21½ in. (927 x 546 mm.). Beautifully framed in conservation-grade materials under UV-plexi. The  Souper Dress  is a classic example where fashion, art and industry intersect into one image, capturing the vibrant, youthful, optimistic and consumerist zeitgeist of the 1960s in America to perfection.  As art historian Marco Livingstone has stressed, Pop Art was never a circumscribed movement with membership and manifestos. Rather, it was a sensibility emergent in the 1950s and rampant in the 1960s. Andy Warhol (who began his career as a fashion illustrator) had been painting Campbell's soup cans since 1962. Such advertising icons, along with cartoons and billboards, yielded a synthesis of word and image, of art and the everyday and fashion quickly embraced the spirit of Pop, playing an important role in its dissemination. The Souper Dress inspired by the iconic Campbell Soup Cans series,  flame-resistant unless previously washed or cleaned, was imagined and produced by the Campbell Soup Company as a mail order offer and as an effective advertising campaign when paper dresses were all the rage in the 60s. Two labels from any different kinds of Campbell's Vegetable Soups and $1.00 got you the dress.

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        Voyage Round the World 3 Vols., A

      White Lotus, Amsterdam 1968 - [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Patton (Original screenplay for the 1970 film)

      Twentieth Century-Fox, Los Angeles 1968 - Third Revised Screenplay for the 1970 film. An important early effort for screenwriter Francis Ford Coppola, who would go on a few years later to direct some of the most important films of the 1970s . An epic and irreverently stylized film biography, focusing on General George S. Patton's career as a tank commander in North Africa during World War II, and progressing through the invasion of Germany and the fall of the Third Reich. Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Screenplay, and Best Director, along with three more nominations.Pale green titled wrappers, noted as THIRD REVISED SCREENPLAY on the front wrapper, dated December 10, 1968. Title page present, dated December 10, 1968, noted as Third Revised Screenplay, with credits for screenwriters Coppola and North. 158 leaves, mechanically reproduced, with blue revision pages throughout, dated 12/19/68. Pages Near Fine, wrapper about Very Good bound internally with two gold brads.National Film Registry. Phillips, p. 31. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Niels Hørlyck Agencies. Export of Contemporary Scandinavian Furniture, Upholstery & Drapery Fabrics,

      1968 1968 - Rugs, Lightning, Fixtures, Gifts & Accessories, Stone-Ware. Copenhagen 1968. Aprox. 125 pp. Richly illustr. with photos in b/w and colour and original examples of fabricks. In publisher's spiral binding. * Well-preserved sales catalogue with Danish, English, and German text.

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        Oeuvres complètes : 3 volumes

      Slatkine Reprints, 1968 - Ausgetragenes Bibliotheksexemplar, mit einzelnen leichten Gebrauchsspuren Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 3285

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        Mythologies *

      Éditions de la Revue Fontaine, Paris 2.1968. - Broché 32 x 25, couverture imprimée rempliée. Petit manque au dos, décollé (d'origine ?). Nombreux dessins en noir, certains légendés, d'André Masson. Bel exemplaire de ce livre puissant sur le premier papier et au nom de Max-Pol Fouchet. Édition originale. Le premier des exemplaires hors commerce de tête sur Arches, numérotés à la main et signés par l'éditeur fondateur, outre 30 numérotés sur le même papier, 250 Ingres, 550 Rives et outre quelques HC.

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        11:02 Nagasaki.

      Tokyo: Shaken, 1968 Hardcover Second edition. Near Fine hardcover with blunting to two tips, a bit of crimping to the crown, and previous owner's name and date in Japanese to the verso of the colophon page in the original clear vinyl dust jacket, now slightly yellowed and chipped at the crown; lacking the slipcase. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. In 1960, Shomei Tomatsu (1930-2012) was offered the assignment of documenting the aftereffects of the atomic bomb which leveled Nagasaki in 1945 and the city's reconstruction. He knew little about Nagasaki and like many Japanese had chosen not to confront the trauma of the bombing. But on exploring the city, he was shocked by the depth of the scars and the lingering effect on the survivors. That initial assignment resulted in Hiroshima-Nagasaki Document 1961, a collaboration with Ken Domon, and a lifelong interest in the city. Further visits in the early 1960s resulted in the 1966 publication, 11:02 Nagasaki, arguably one of the most significant books of modern Japanese photography. Despite the title reference to the moment the bomb exploded and froze the iconic watch pictured on the cover, the book is as much a Klein-like tour of a city or a Strand-like record of a "place." However, in Tomatsu's editing, that fateful moment in 1945 echoes throughout--either literally in images of the victims and objects left behind or in more symbolic ways such as the presence of the U.S. military and the spread of American pop culture. As with so much of Tomatsu's work, a major theme of 11:02 Nagasaki is the collision of east and west, and the cultural and moral repercussions that followed. The second edition is actually unsold copies of the first edition with a new printed paper label glued to the spine and a new colophon page tipped in at the rear. Photographs by Shomei Tomatsu; texts by Tamaki Motoi; quotes by survivors. Unpaginated [168 pages]; 119 full-page b&w gravure-printed plates; 7.75 x 9 inches. Text in Japanese. LAID-IN are two different leaflets from the publisher about the book. Reference: Parr & Badger, Photobook: Vol. I, p.276-277; Roth, Open Book, p.226-227; Auer, 802 Photo Books, p.454; Visions of Japan, p.207. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

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      Determined Productions, 1968 A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, inscribed by Schulz with a drawing of Snoopy. Housed in a custom-made slipcase.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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      Enitharmon Press; London, 1968 SIGNED and numbered Limited Edition copy. One of 200; this is hand-numbered #182 and signed by the author on the colophon page. Quarter leather bound with black cloth covered boards and a gilt pinstripe detailing on the front and back boards. Gilt lettering adorning the spine. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

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        SKRIEN Filmschrift.

      Nos. 1-91. Amsterdam, 1968- Nov. 1979. [Nos. 1-26/27 & 61-91 bound in 6 vols. (most ex-library) with wrappers; rest in orig. wrappers.] Illustrated. 4to. Added two memorative issues: nos. 129/130 "15 Jaar!", 1983 & 165 "Jubileumnummer 20 jaar Skrien", 1989 (69 pp.). First ten years of the Dutch avant-garde film magazine. The first 18 issues were stencilled, then published on glossy paper. Ed. by Annette Apon, Ruud Bishoff, Carel Donck, Jan Röfekamp, Edgar Burcksen, Stephan Geerling, Léon de Winter, Gerrard Verhage, Paulien Terreehorst, Karel Dibbets, a.o. This collection includes the separate edition of No. 32 "de enige echte" by Bishoff when he was leaving the ed.-board after a conflict with other members.

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        The Best of Beaton. With notes on the photographs by Cecil Beaton. Introduction by Truman Capote. Avec un envoi signé de l'auteur.

      London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1968 23,5 x 32 cm, 246 p., 308 ill.. Pleine toile éditeur défr. rest., titre au dos, sans la jaquette. Edition originale. Bel envoi a.s. de Cecil Beaton à Madame Dilé (plus généralement surnommée Dilette), une amie proche "a friend of a lifetime", connue avant-guerre chez Vogue à Paris, où elle était responsable du studio photo, et dont il parle dans ses Mémoires.

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      New York: William Morrow & Company, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Very Good. Hardcover appears very nice and unmarked until under very close inspection when subtle evidence of removal of library markings present themselves, all very faint (tape marks to boards, removal of bookplate to end papers, erasure at prelims). In a Very Good dust jacket with price of $4.95 intact, light general wear, fading to spine panel with a bit of scraping near crown. A very presentable copy with a dubious institutional past.

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        "Gorille et mannequin ".

      1968Encre de Chine signée en bas à gauche, 1968, 13.7 x 17.5 cm. Jean GOURMELIN (Paris 1920 - Meudon 2011) s'initie au dessin dés son plus jeune âge, puis travaille avec l'artiste Charles Portel qui lui enseigne la technique du papier-peint, de la gravure sur bois et du pochoir, avec Nobilis. Il complète sa formation à l'Ecole des Arts Décoratifs et a pour maître Othon Friesz. Avec Max Ingrand, maître verrier, il se passionne pour cet art des vitraux et réalise ceux des Châteaux d'Amboise, de Blois, de la Cathédrale de Saint-Malo ... Grâce à Maximilien Vox il revient à l'édition et l'illustation. Sa rencontre avec l'écrivain de science-fiction Jacques Sternberg détermine le début d'une amitié forte avec Louis Pauwels et sa collaboration à la Revue Planète. Ils lançent le mouvement du "Réalisme fantastique" et, selon l'expression de Sternberg, "Où les compositions de Jean Gourmelin brillaient comme des soleils noirs ... Son inspiration, il la puise dans ses terreurs, ses vertiges, ses gouffres métaphysiques, ses fantasmes, son théâtre d'épouvante et ses décors de rêve". Il anime les "Chroniques" de France-Soir. Des affiches pour le cinéma et le théâtre sortent de ses crayons. De nombreuses expositions saluent son talent dans des galeries et musées ( Centre Culturel de Meudon, Musée Georges Pompidou ...). Un gorille, fort et vigoureux, soulève d'une seule main un mannequin en tissu sur un support en bois avec pied tripode. Illustration pour les Chefs d'Oeuvre du dessin.

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