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        Justiz und Ns-Verbrechen. Sammlung Deutscher Strafurteile wegen Nationalsozialistischer Totungsverbrechen. 1945-66. [Twenty Two Volumes plus Index]

      University Press Amsterdam 1968 - Amsterdam, 1968-2004. Small quarto, red cloth, 23 volumes. The records of the German war trials, 1945-1966. A near fine set with minimal signs of wear, some sticker residue to heels of spines of all volumes. Twenty two volumes plus index volume. Does not include the CD-Rom. Please contact us for additional pictures or information. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Auger Down Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        AFFICHES DE MAI 1968: Brisez le cadre qi etouf limage / Aid os etudiants quil puise etudier e aprandre en libert / Vive la révolution pasioné de lintelligence créative / Pas de puissance dimagination sans images puisante.

      Paris, Galerie Jeanne Bucher. Collection complète des 4 affiches lithographiées en couleurs à 1000 exemplaires par Clot, Bramsen et Georges, et signées dans la pierre par Jorn. Ces affiches étaient destinées à couvrir les murs de la capitale. Parfait état.

      [Bookseller: Librairielegalet]
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        Characters from El Entierro del Conde de Orgaz.

      Paris: , 1968. Drypoint etching on Rives paper. Plate size 37.7 x 27.6 cm. Sheet size 55 x 42.8 cm. Excellent condition. Presented in a black aluminium frame with UV museum glass. Edition of 50. Signed in pencil lower left by Picasso, numbered lower right. One of the 347 series in which Picasso at the age of 87 produced 347 etchings between 16 March - 5 0ctober 1968.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        INTRANSIT, The Andy Warhol - Gerard Malanga Monster Issue

      Eugene: Toad Press. 1968 - 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. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Les aventures d'El Momo

      1968. Centre de créativité, Paris 1968, 27x21cm, broché. - Centre de créativité, Paris 1968, 27x21cm, broché. - Prima edizione, uno dei cinque ex scambi giustificato off e firmata dall'autore, un pareggio con 20 ex arricchito disegni dell'autore. Copia rara e bella di questa colorazione supertemporelle fumetto e arricchire il lettore raccontando un episodio da maggio 68. Pallido marginale bagnare la parte superiore della prima pagina si assottiglia a scomparire nelle pagine seguenti. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 5 ex hors commerce justifiés et signés par l'auteur, seul tirage avec 20 ex enrichis de dessins de l'auteur. Rare et agréable exemplaire de cette bande dessinée supertemporelle à colorier et à enrichir par le lecteur relatant un épisode de Mai 68. Une pâle mouillure marginale en tête de la première page s'amenuisant, pour disparaître, sur les pages suivantes.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Desert Solitaire

      New York: McGraw-Hill, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket with price intact. Light sunning to cloth on spine and rear board, else fine. Dust jacket shows a light tidemark at the rear spine fold, light rubbing at extremities, and several short closed edge tears. First edition stated.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Big Green Book

      1968 - (SENDAK, Maurice) GRAVES, Robert. The Big Green Book. [New York]: Crowell-Collier, (1962). Quarto, original coated stiff paper pictorial boards, original dust jacket. $1500.First edition, second issue, signed by Sendak.This story""the only known work for children by the author of such novels as I, Claudius and Goodbye to All That""first saw print in 1962 as part of Crowell-Colllier's "Modern Masters" series of books for young readers. Sendak uses his art as an opportunity to pay homage to one of his primary influences, Beatrix Potter. "A delight" (New York Times). Second issue, six years after the first, in smaller format and with dust jacket. See Hanrahan A50. Bright dust jacket lightly rubbed. Book fine. A lovely signed copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        I bachi da setola di Pino Pascali. Galleria L'Attico Roma, 1968

      Galleria L'Attico, Roma 1968 - Manifesto originale realizzato in occasione della mostra Pino Pascali, Bachi da setola e altri lavori in corso, Galleria L'Attico, Roma, marzo-aprile 1968 Stampa offset su carta pesante serigrafata, cm. 93 x 67,5 Con autentica della Galleria L'Attico [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Original Portrait of Ringo

      Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Enormous original ink and watercolor portrait of Ringo by Heinz Edelmann, 31 x 47, showing him in a Yellow Submarine-esque striped suit jacket against a psychedelic background. Framed and in very good condition, with scattered staining and soiling. Edelmann, a German illustrator and designer, is best known for his art direction and character designs for the Beatles' 1968 animated film Yellow Submarine. Impressive in size and style, this is an extraordinary Beatles piece. <br style="">

      [Bookseller: Schubertiade Music & Arts]
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        Paradise Now (Program and photographs from the 1968 play)

      N.p.: N.p., 1968. Collection of three and one double weight vintage photographs and an original program from the 1968 premiere of The Living Theatre's experimental theatre piece "Paradise Now," performed on July 24 at a Caramelite cloister as part of the 22nd Avignon Festival in Avignon, France. Three of the photographs with stamps of the Gamma photo agency or photographers on the verso, two with holograph notations regarding the production on the verso. The program, published by Walter Swennen, contains the text of "Let Us Talk about Counterrevolution" from the play in both French and English. After a dispute with the IRS led to the closing of their New York City theater in 1963, Julian Beck and Judith Malina moved The Living Theatre to Europe, where they toured almost exclusively, refining the group's vision of improvisational, collaborative, and participatory leftist theatre. In 1968 they debuted what would become their signature piece, "Paradise Now," at the Avignon Festival, where at the conclusion of the piece both performers and audience members took to the streets in a combination demonstration and parade that caused controversy among the residents of the town. Program: 4.25 x 10.5 inches (11 x 27 cm), 30 pages, saddles stitched in wrappers. Near Fine. Photographs: Variously sized between 7.75 x 5.75 inches (20 x 15 cm) and 12 x 7.75 inches (30 x 20 cm). Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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      Ed. du Seuil, 1968. In-8 br. Traduit par J. Thibaudeau. Petites taches sur le premier plat. E.O. il n'est pas annoncé de grand papier. Rare envoi autographe en italien d'Italo Calvino au critique Claude Bonnefoy.

      [Bookseller: la Librairie Les Autodidactes]
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        Christo Wraps the Museum: Scale Models, Photomontages, and Drawings for a Non-Event; June 5-25 (Original poster for an unrealized exhibition at MoMA, signed by the artist)

      New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1968. Vintage poster for an exhibition of work associated with an unrealized Christo project, intended to wrap the New York Museum of Modern Art. INSCRIBED by the artist on the poster in orange crayon: "For Betsy Jones / Christo 1968." In early 1968 Christo and Jeanne-Claude proposed to wrap the Museum of Modern Art in New York City and the adjoining sculpture garden, to be accompanied by various works inside and outside the museum created by the artists as well. Though it would have been the first of the couple's wrapped public buildings, MoMa's insurance company warned that coverage would cease immediately were the artists to begin wrapping the building, and thus the project was shelved. MoMA countered by offering the artists this exhibition: a showcase of the preparatory scale models, photomontages, and drawings created for the project. Though Christo and Jeanne-Claude worked collaboratively from 1958 onwards, only Christo was given artist credit until 1994, at which point he retroactively attributed the works to her as well. 22.5 x 32.5 inches, folded, on brown butcher paper as issued. Very Good plus, with a couple of tiny chips to the top edge, two tape repairs to the verso, and a single pinhole tear.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Splendore di Firenze

      EDITALIA, 1968. ITALIANO 7 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 USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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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

      [Bookseller: Solstices Rare Books]
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        The Sacred Books of the Jews

      New York: Stein & Day, , 1968 As New cloth hardback, Fine DJ. Cover with no visible wear. DH has a little wear at spine edges. Tight binding. Bookplate inside cover. End papers and pp look unused. 8vo, 256 pp with footnotes, appendices and index.

      [Bookseller: CRBooksellers]
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        Genio dei Macchiaioli

      Alfieri &Lacroix, 1968. Seconda edizione. A cura della Galleria d'Arte Sant'Ambrogio. Opera in due volumi rilegati in tessuto con con scritte e decorazioni su costa in oro zecchino; riproduzione di un'opera del volume sulle copertine di entrambi i volumi. Cofanetto in cartoncino grezzo. Stato dell'opera: ottimo (vedi foto).

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria e Moderna Tarantola ]
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        FRANCE ET BELGIQUE ET LES VOYAGES DE VICTOR HUGO de 1834 à 1837 (Thèse complémentaire pour le doctorat d'état) Tomes I & IIIllustré notamment par les dessins de Victor HUGO

      1968Université de Paris, 1968, édition originale en reprographie, tirage à très petit nombre (voire pièce unique tapuscrite). Deux volumes brochés in 4° de LXXXVIII et 342 feuillets dactylographiés sur un seul côté, pagination continue, nombreux fac-similés originaux et cartes collés sur des feuilles non paginées, mouillure sur les premières pages du tome I ayant fragilisé le papier. Spécialiste de Victor HUGO, Claude GELY est l'auteur de plusieurs ouvrages sur le sujet.Cet ouvrage a été édité par la suite - en 1974 - par les Presses Universitaires de Grenoble. Remises possibles sur les achats en lot, achetez plusieurs livres à la fois ! Reçoit sur rendez-vous pour consultation des ouvrages.

      [Bookseller: Anthare de Schuyter Librairie Ancienne]
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        Bath after Sailing

      Stevenson: Country Squires Books, 1968, 1968 Stevenson: Country Squires Books in 1968. First Edition. Number "115 of 125" copies. SIGNED by the author. Fine in wrappers (softcover). Comes in specially made cloth slip cover. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Signed by Author(s). F. Soft cover.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books ]
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        Desert Solitaire

      McGraw-Hill 1968 - First edition, first printing. Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket with price intact. Light sunning to cloth on spine and rear board, else fine. Dust jacket shows a light tidemark at the rear spine fold, light rubbing at extremities, and several short closed edge tears. First edition stated. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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      IL MULINO, BOLOGNA 1968 - LA SPECOLA CONTEMPORANEA ITALIANO Pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione, coperta morbida con lievissmi segni di usura ed ingiallita ai bordi ed al dorso

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Three Texts From Early Ipswich

      17th Century Day Committee of the Town of Ipswich, 1968. Limited Numbered First Edition. Wraps. Fine/Fine in Fine Custom Slipcase. Printed wrappers. One of 50 numbered copies signed by the author, this is #49. Composed by John Updike for Performance on Seventeenth-Century Day August 3rd, 1968 in Ipswich, Mass. In fine condition with natural aging to the pages, very nice. In an acetate dustjacket in a loden green cloth custom slipcase. Quite scarce in this condition.

      [Bookseller: Parrish Books]
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        Die Münzprägung des Islams. Zeitlich und örtlich geordnet. 1. Band: Der Westen und Osten bis zum Indus mit synoptischen Tabellen. Wiesbaden, Franz Steiner Verlag, 1968.

      1968. Folio. (1), 286 pp. With 26 folding plates. Original cloth. First edition, based on the unpublished 1942 proofs. The noted numismatist Eduard von Zambaur (1866-1947) was a specialist for the coinage of the Muslim peoples; in 1927 he published his "Manuel de Généalogie et de Chronolgie pour l'Histoire de l'Islam" (1927). - A perfect copy. OCLC 6321389.

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        In Watermelon Sugar

      Four Seasons Foundation, San Francisco 1968 - First printing. Number 5 of 50 signed copies. Signed by Brautigan on the limitation page. Spine lettered in gilt. Cloth backed blue paper boards. Rare. A beautiful copy. Book is protected in a custom cut clear mylar cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Cahill Rare Books]
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        AP wire stories and photos covering assassination

      1968 - (KENNEDY, Robert) ASSOCIATED PRESS. Wire stories and photographs covering the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy. New York: Associated Press, 1968. Unbound press photos and wire stories. $2600.Fifteen Associated Press wire stories and 12 press photographs covering the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy.Stories include prediction that Kennedy would announce his candidacy for presidency, coverage of shooting and autopsy, coverage of the opening of Sirhan Sirhan's trial, and schedule for and commentary on the funeral, as well as an earlier report of a false alarm of a gunman seen on the roof opposite Kennedy's office. Photographs include file photos, Kennedy on the campaign trail, the injured Kennedy prone and on a stretcher, and the funeral hearse. Undated contemporary stories printed via teletype on yellow foolscap. Press photographs (most about 8 by 10 inches) transmitted via Photo Electric. Light embrowning of foolscap, seven photos printed on glossy stock show damage where stuck together when still wet. An unusual collection covering this pivotal event in American politics.

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        PINK FLOYD. Original photogravure.

      London 1968. Image size 30 cm x 30 cm, on handmade Copperplate paper, size 49 cm x 58 cm. From left, : David Gilmour guitar, he had joined the group in december 1967, replacing Syd Barrett who was having mental health issues, (he left Pink Floyd in April 1968). Richard Wright, keyboards. Nick Mason, drums. Roger Waters, bass. Original photograph printed as photogravure of Pink Floyd in London January 1968, originally made for the Radio Luxembourg magazine. The original photograph was in Stuart McIntyre's archive until he recently started making photogravures. This edition of 20 was made in spring 2015. The print is signed & numbered in hand by photographer.

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        Alcuni sonetti del Belli illustrati da Ciarrocchi

      Verona , Editiones Dominicae di Franco Riva,, Poeti Illustrati 1968 - Tre acqueforti originali firmate di Arnoldo Ciarrocchi protette da velina (cm 21,5x16,5). 4to. pp. 28. . Ottimo (Fine). . Edizione originale di 150 es. numerati. [Tamborini, 1997]. Brossura, custodia (wrappers, slip-case) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        "Poissons d'eau douce".

      Jeunes Années 1968Deux gouaches pour "Jeunes Années", (1968), 16 x 26.5 cm. Ces deux gouaches en couleurs illustrèrent le magazine "Jeunes années". Un garçonnet choisit des poissons en suivant les conseils du vendeur. Une fois rentré chez lui, il est très heureux de les installer dans un petit aquarium. Oh ! Mais que se passe t'il ? Un poisson noir à disparu ! Petites indications manuscrites de l'artiste et marques pour l'imprimeur. Monique Touvay, diplômée de l'ENSAD, est une artiste aux multiples talents. Elle collabora aux revues "Jeunes Années" et "Pomme d'Api", illustra pour Hatier des Livres-jeux, pour les éditions du Père Castor (Flammarion) elle illustra de charmants albums dont "Neige, neige". Elle réalisa des papiers-peints, conçut une ligne de linge de maison, réalisa des affiches pédagogiques, maquettiste publicitaire...

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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      1968. EDITIONS PIERRE AMIOT. 1968. In-4.Carré. Relié. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais. 334 + 334 + 334 + 334 pages. Nombreuses illustrations en noir et blanc et en couleurs dans le texte et hors texte. Préface de Jean Cassou. De la préhistoire à nos jours pr Jean Rousselot. Introuvable.

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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]

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        Sister Corita

      Pilgrim Press, Philadelhia 1968 - A Sister of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, she ran the Art Department at Immaculate Heart College until 1968 when she left the Order and moved to Boston. Designed posters and billboards for Share, the International Walk for Hunger, Physicians for Social Responsibility and Amnesty International. The Boston Gas tank on the Southeast Expressway still bears her famous 150-foot rainbow swash, which is a similar to her design for the 1985 Love Stamp. Corita&#146;s art reflects her spirituality, her commitment to social justice, her hope for peace, and her delight in the world that takes place all around us. This is a very rare catalog book, box set by Sister Corita filled with 32 art prints by the Sister as well as the catalog book. Has the hologram eye on the edge of the box as called for. It is the first edition that was published in 1968 by Pilgrim Press. There are 32 of the 10" by 14" art prints and one 7" by 56". All are in pristine condition with no damage. Included in the boxed set is the 1st edition book filled with information about Sister Corita and how she silk screened her original art. Book is in fine to very fine condition.first printing. The clam shell box with some soiling and tearing on the edges. Inside the clam shell cover is a great portrait of the artist. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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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]

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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.

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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]

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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

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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"

      [Bookseller: F.A. Bernett Books]
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        Lonesome Cowboys (Two still photographs from the 1968 film)

      Factory Films, New York 1968 - Two vintage black-and-white double weight still photographs from the 1968 film. Both photographs feature the film's lead actor, Viva, one a head shot that is a variant on the familiar image used on the cover of Viva's later autobiography, "Superstar," the other a waist-up shot.8 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm), white border, with film credits at the bottom margin of the recto, along with mention of the film's first distributor, Sherpix. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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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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