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        Tactical and Attacking Rugby

      Herbert Jenkins, 1968. Hardcover. Used; Good. Hardcover; English language; Acceptable jacket; 12mo - over 6.75" - 7.75" tall; Ex-library; ex-library copy in good condition with dust jacket. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

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        His Toy, His Dream, His Rest

      New York: Farrar Straus Grioux, 1968. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Light wear at the head and foot of the dust jacket. Winner of the National Book Award for poetry. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper and dated in the book's year of publication. This book is from the collection of the late, noted Oklahoma book collector Larry Owens.

      [Bookseller: Sawtooth Books]
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        Understanding: 35 issues (1968 - 1971) dedicated to the propagation of a better understanding among all peoples of the earth and of those who are not of earth

      Understanding, USA 1968 - 35 issues in very good condition. Continuous run from Vol 13 no.10 (October 1968) to Vol 16 no.5 (June 1971) and Vol 16 nos. 8 & 9 (August & September 1971). All stapled, card covers, and early copies age tanned. No inscriptions. Size 9 x 5.75 inches. 20 pages per issue [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aucott & Thomas]
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        Ms. Brief mit eigenh. U

      o. O. [ca. 1968].. 4°. 1/2 S. Gefalt. An Franz Theodor Csokor "...leider macht es mir eigene Arbeit unmöglich, die mir [...] zugedachte Stelle als Delegierte der österreichischen Gruppe anzunehmen..." Bachmann lehnte offenbar ein Angebot des damaligen Vizepräsident des Internationalen P.E.N.-Clubs F. T. Csokor ab.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Calcolo - 1968-1979, Roma, CNR, 1968

      - cm.20 x cm.25 , ril. tutta tela verde , bs., scritte in oro al dorso con il nome della bibl. estinta e qualche suo timbro all'interno ) ,Trimestrale a cura del C.N.R. e dell'Ass.It. per il calcolo automatico . direttori Sandro Fardo e Aldo Guizzetti .Comitato di redazione iniziale ( poi alcuni scienzati sono cambiati ) : G.Capriz, P. Ercoli , S. Fardo , A. Guizzetti, A. Uggè , M. Volpato. Migliaia di formule, grafici, tavole . , Anno 1968 - completo 4 fasc. ( 1 vol. pag. 636 ) Anno 1969 - completo 4 fasc. ( 1 vol. pag. 512 ) Anno 1970 - completo 4 fasc. pag. 410 Anno 1971 - completo 4 fasc. pag. 390 (unico volume '70 e '71 ) Anno 1972 - completo 4 fasc. ( 1 vol. pag. 354 ) Anno 1973 - completo 4 fasc. ( 1 vol. pag. 372 ) Anno 1974 - completo 4 fasc. (1 vol. pag. 542 ) Anno 1975 - completo 4 fasc. (1 vol. pag. 440 ) Anno 1976 - completo 4 fasc. (1 vol. pag. 454 ) Anno 1977 - completo 4 fasc. pag. 302 Anno 1978 - completo 4 fasc. pag. 444 + app. ( unico volume '77 e '78) Anno 1979 - completo 4 fasc. (1 vol. pag. 557 ) Preferiamo vendere in blocco, ma accettiamo anche prenotazioni per annate singole - Offriamo le 12 annate in blocco al prezzo di L.

      [Bookseller: Ferraguti service s.a.s. - Rivisteria]
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        Film + Design: Erklaren, Entwerfen und Anwenden der elementaren Phanomene und Dimensionen des Films im gestalterischen

      A rare signed presentation example from the first printing; made by Peter von Arx for the highly influential American graphic design artist and teacher, Paul Rand who had longstanding ties to the Basel School of Design and the Modernist Swiss design movement through his friendships with Wolfgang Weingart and Armin Hofmann. EDITION NOTE: The true first edition, with parallel English and German texts and captions, the layout and book design by Peter von Arx. BACKGROUND: The Visual Communication Institute at the Basel School of Design began teaching graphic design in film and animation as a new discipline in 1968. Peter von Arx designed the program and the class was called Film + Design. The book, titled after the program, is considered the first comprehensive work on motion graphics or motion media design and is particularly noted for its applications of non-narrative film, animation and video to graphic design and visual communication. PRESENTATION: 8-lines in English, carefully done in pen & ink in large, clear rounded script on the front endpaper. It is signed, dated and sited, stating; "Basel, Oktober 1983 Dear Mr. Rand, I am aware of your interest in our graphic design program here in Basel and therefore am pleased to give you a copy of this book, with Best Regards, Peter von Arx". FORMAT: Publisher's black, glazed paper boards with white letters in its sewn binding. SIZE: 302 x 235 mm (11.9 x 9.25 inches). CONDITION SUMMARY: Very Good / Issued without a book jacket. Presentation: Fine. Pages: Fine, as if unread. Pasted Paper Boards: clean with all-around light rubbings, two tips with a trace rub. Binding: Excellent, a slight spine slant. PAGINATION: Confirmed complete, 291 pages, profusely illustrated, with many double-page illustrations. The superb captioned reproductions on black paper are photographic enlargements of 16mm films shot by students of AGS Basel and show composition in film, video, and animation media, some with frame-by-frame sequencing. ADDITIONAL IMAGES: by request.

      [Bookseller: Steven Waldman]
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        Annapurna: First Conquest of an 8000- Meter Peak, 26,493 feet

      E. P. Dutton, 1968. First Edition, Tenth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1968. First Edition, Tenth Printing as stated. In In a price clipped dust jacket. Signed by the author on the half title page, inscribed to the previous owner, who was a Pan-Am captain, as noted by his ownership stamp on the front paste down. Clean pages, sound binding. No marking save for signature and previous ownership stamp on paste down. Fold out map intact. Exterior shows light edge wear, with light rubbing to bottom corner side of page block. The dust jacket has chipping and wear, more pronounced at folds and edges. Light creases and rubbing. A nice copy. Rare signed.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        The Double Helix (SIGNED By The Nobel Laureate Author)

      Weidenfeld and Nicholson 1968 - A First Printing of the First UK edition published by Weidenfeld and Nicholson in 1968.The BOOK is in near FINE condition with no erasures,markings.The purple top-stain has faded to a salmon pink colour but still looks striking The purple boards are very clean.The gilt titling to the spine and the gilt double helix design on the spine are very bright.There is a minimal crease to the spine and very mild browning to the text block.The pages are clean.One small previous penned owner's name to the front end paper.The WRAPPER is in near FINE condition with minor rubbing and edge-wear ( see photos) .The laminate has gently lifted in places.The wrapper is complete with the correct price of 35s.There is a small closed tear to the lower front panel.The Dorothy Judd designed wrapper looks striking and is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover.Both the book and wrapper together makes this title very attractive in appearance.The wrapper is notoriously fragile for become chipped and marked.This copy has been SIGNED BY THE NOBEL LAUREATE JAMES D.WATSON.A ticket for the signing event accompanies this title for provenance.At the time of listing this is the only UK first edition available SIGNED by James Watson.A landmark title and as such extremely scarce with such attributes. ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Iron Man. A Story in Five Nights

      London: Faber and Faber,, 1968. Illustrated by George Adamson. Octavo. Original pictorial boards. With the dust jacket. Illustrations throughout. A bright copy with just a hint of rubbing to the head and tail of the spine. An excellent copy in the in the jacket with a little sunning to the spine panel and the top edge of the front panel. First edition, first impression. 6000 copies printed according to the Sagar & Tabor bibliography. The majority we have seen have come from school libraries and this title is probably the scarcest of Hughes trade editions.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Editions de Minuit 1968 - Paris: Les Editions de Minuit, 1968. Pp 30, unopened. White wrappers printed in black, light browning to spine, contents in fine condition. Inscribed in French by Beckett on half-title, and dated February 1968. One of 100 hors commerce copies. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ulysses Rare Books Ltd. ABA, ILAB]
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        Le bleu des fonds.

      - Paris, Le Soleil Noir, 1968. Mm. 140x190 con numerose illustrazioni di Pierre ALECHINSKY; brossura editoriale a risvolti illustrata, cofanetto. Edizione originale. Uno dei 150 esemplari numerati della serie "Club", contenente una litografia originale a bistro sciolta firmata e giustificata di Pierre ALECHINSKY. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fabio Freddi]
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        Giant Night (Signed)

      No Place: Angel Hair, 1968. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Folio. Severely uncommon correct first printing of Anne Waldman's first book. A very good copy in tall (14") side-stapled wrappers with striking black, white and red cover artwork by George Schneeman. A three page poem, printed on rectos only. SIGNED by the poet. The poem has a printed date of December 3, 1967, but this title did not get published until early in 1968 by Angel Hair. Printed in an edition of 100 copies. Among the first publications of this press. Not to be confused with the later 1970 reprinting by Corinth.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        True Grit

      Simon & Schuster, New York 1968 - Very good or better in wraps, with a crease across the rear, light edgewear, some very slight soiling. This copy signed on the title page by the author. A very solid and quite appealing copy of the novel for which Portis is best known, as well as the basis for two films --both of them minor classics, albeit for radically different reasons-- and in a genuinely uncommon format, and made even more uncommon by the signature of the author. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller]
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        Biggles and the Deep Blue Sea.

      Leicester, Brockhampton Press, 1968 - FIRST EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION. Octavo, pp184 + 1 (list of titles). Bound in publisher's red cloth hardcovers, titled in gilt to spine, in original pictorial dustwrapper priced 12/- (60p) net. Dustwrapper has minor edgewear, bright, sharp and clean with some minor scuffing and creasing to extremtities, near fine. Overall a very good copy which shows well. Supplied in a fresh clear plastic archival sleeve. An attractive example of a scarce, late Biggles title, numbered 79 to the spine but in strict chronology of published titles this is the 91 of 98 series entries. Gift inscription to front flyleaf. One of the rarest Biggles titles! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books, ABA ILAB]
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        Setting Free the Bears (signed 1st printing)

      Random House, New York 1968 - 1968. Random House. New York. 335 pages. First Edition, first printing, stated. Signed by John Irving directly to the title page. Signature only. Original 1st issue DJ is near fine +. $5.95 price intact on DJ flap. DJ has a couple of minuscule marks at the foot of the backstrip. Appears as if a fingernail could likely scratch it off. Not even worth doing it, it is an incredible DJ as is. Red quarter cloth with pink / red paper boards. Gilt on backstrip is BRIGHT. The book itself is clean and tight. The book has been professionally restored as there are 2 instances on the front and back panel where there was once tape. The color matches up perfectly but you can tell this area was restored as the texture feels a little smoother and under certain light you can see the difference. Red topstain shows light fading in spots. Corners show light wear as does the paper on edges and corner tips. 1 corner is gently, barely pushed. Flaws are overstated and condition description is hyper-critical. This is a rare signed copy of the author's first book. VG+ in an original Fine DJ. A true plum of modern book collecting. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Medium Rare Books LLC]
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        Britain and the Persian Gulf, 1795-1880

      Oxford: At the Clarendon Press,, 1968. Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, title gilt to the spine. With the dust jacket. 2 folding maps. A very good copy in a slightly rubbed and browned jacket, sunned at the spine. First edition. The book that established Kelly as "the leading academic authority on the history of the region" (Telegraph obituary), and which remains authoritative. The impact of this work ensured that Kelly was to have considerable influence on Western policy in respect to the Arab states, "first over British strategy in the Arabian peninsula in the 1950s and 1960s, and then, after a move to Washington, over American Middle Eastern policy in the 1980s." A handsome book and uncommon in anything approaching collectible condition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Robert Indiana (Love)

      Philadelphia: Institute of Contemporary Art, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No. First edition. 62 pp softbound catalogue for Indiana's first major show. Very good condition. This copy is quite special in that it has been lovingly INSCRIBED twice at Vinal Haven, the island off the coast of Maine that became the artist's home. The artist has also added an ORIGINAL DRAWING. The first inscription reads "*Vinal Haven* / For ____, On Her Island / Love / For Sharing It" Signed "Bob" and hand dated 12 - viii - 69. The second inscription reads "For ___ too for the sea. the sun, a season on her island, Love" Signed "Bob" and dated again (same date) by Indiana. A personalized copy with original drawing - it is hard to imagine a much better copy of this title. Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        The Iron Man. A Story in Five Nights. Illustrated by George Adamson.

      London: Faber and Faber, 1968 - Octavo. Original pictorial boards. With the dust jacket. A bright copy with just a hint of rubbing to the head and tail of the spine. An excellent copy in the in the jacket with a little sunning to the spine panel and the top edge of the front panel. Illustrations throughout. First edition, first impression. 6000 copies printed according to the Sagar & Tabor bibliography. The majority we have seen have come from school libraries and this title is probably the scarcest of Hughes trade editions. Sagar & Tabor A17. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      New York: Random House (1968)., 1968 First Edition. Fine in near fine [p/c] dustwrapper. Bright yellow top stain. Scarce in this condition. A lovely copy of this musical collaboration first produced in 1954 but not published until its Off-Broadway revival in 1968. Lyrics by Capote & Ar len, who wrote the music. Probably Capote's scarcest book.. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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      (WARHOL, ANDY). Warhol, Andy, Kasper Konig, Pontus Hulten & Olle Granath. ANDY WARHOL. Stockholm, SWEDEN: Moderna Museet, 1968. First Edition. 4to. Illustrated Wrappers. Artist Monograph. Very Good. np (circa 650pp), profusely illustrated in b&w. Text in English and Swedish. Designed by John Melin, Gosta Svensson and Stig Arbman. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. This is the innovatively designed catalogue published on the occasion of the Andy Warhol exhibition at Moderna Museet in Stockholm from February to March 1968. Printed entirely in black and white in newsprint, it features groovy art direction in service of hundreds of full page photographs of Warhol's artwork, film stills, and The Factory scene by Rudolph Burckhardt, Eric Pollitzer, John D. Schiff, Billy Name, and a young Stephen (Eric) Shore. An internally most handsome example of the exceedingly uncommon first edition of this brilliant Pop Art gem (cited on pages 144-145 of Martin Parr and Gerry Badger's "The Photobook: A History Volume II") showing some typical light patination to its newsprint pages along with a diagonal soft crease to the upper foredge corner of the front cover. It has been priced accordingly. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 022710&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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      Sulla cartolina (mm.160x91) che riproduce il ?Christ of St. John of the cross?, Dalì ha applicato un francobollo della Guyana che ripropone lo stesso quadro (con la data Easter 1968), l?ha autografato e spedito all?indirizzo dattilografato sul retro. Ben conservato.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Malavasi]
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      Enitharmon Press, London 1968 - Quarter red morocco over boards with gilt titles on spine, internally clean and bright, No.15 of an edition of 200, signed by Pinter on the limitation page. , Harold Pinter, (1930 – 2008) was a Nobel Prize-winning English playwright, screenwriter, director and actor and one of the most influential modern British dramatists, indeed the word 'pinteresque' has passed into the language., Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall, [vi] 24 [2] pp [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dance Of The Happy Shades - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Toronto: The Ryerson Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1968. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A lovely First Printing of the First Edition, conservatively rated Fine in unblemished dust-jacket. Rather scarce in this condition ; Nobel Prize winner Alice Munro's first book, a highly acclaimed collection of stories, won the Governor General's Award, Canada's highest literary prize. "Alice Munro writes about the everyday happenings in life, occurences in a small town, on the next street, in a quiet Ontario village. The details of her descriptions give her stories an authentic ring." (from the dust-jacket) .

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        PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM (Signed By the Author)

      New York: Random House, 1968. Allen, Woody. PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM. NY: Random House, (1968). First Edition, first printing. A FINE copy in a FINE priced original dust jacket (which is unfaded, and rarely encountered thus). Pages are slightly browned else virtually faultless. SIGNED by Woody Allen on the title page. PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM was the only one of Woody Allen's plays in which he actually performed on stage. His 1972 adaptation of his play into the film of the same name has made PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM one of his best-loved works. Hard to find both signed and in superlative condition.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Lakin & Marley Rare Books]
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        S.M.S. #3 (Shit Must Stop)

      New York: Letter Edged In Black Press, Incorporated, 1968. First edition. Paperback. Fine. First edition. The third issue (of six) of this artist magazine edited by William Copley. Thick decorated folder containing artist multiples by Man Ray, Joseph Kosuth and others. Contents and folder generally in fine condition with just some very light handling wear. As with most copies, this copy lacks the Terry Riley reel to reel tape. Housed in a clear thick acrylic slipcase. Among the most sought after artist periodicals of the 1960's.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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      (RUSCHA, EDWARD) (GOODE, JOE ). Hopkins, Henry T., Dorothy Ruscha & Mason Williams. JOE GOODE EDWARD RUSCHA - SIGNED BY BOTH ARTISTS. Signed by the Artists. Balboa, CA: The Fine Arts Patrons of Newport Harbor, 1968. First Edition. 4to. Loose Sheets with Clasp. Artists Monograph. Fine. np (32pp), 13 b&w + 4 color illustrations. With an exhibition history. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. Published as a set of loose pages held together with a plastic clasp at the spine, this inexpensively designed yet quaint catalogue is in effect the first museum publication for each of these Oklahoma transplants that helped to shape the Los Angeles art scene of the 1960s. Filled with major early works by both artists (Joe Goode's stair and milk bottle pieces, Ed Ruscha's "Oof", "Annie", and the Standard paintings, etc.), it is an important document of two major artists at the height of their powers. A bright, most handsome copy of this uncommon item BOLDLY SIGNED by Joe Goode and Ed Ruscha in black ink above their names on the title page. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 022688&

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        Typed Letter Signed to Leon Uris and 12-page outline for the film "Topaz

      Universal City, 1968. unbound. Historically important typed letter signed, 2 pages, 4to, 11 x 8.5 inches, on "Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Inc." letterhead. Universal City, June 20, 1968. Signed with his iconic self-caricature drawing to acclaimed author and screenwriter Leon Uris. Written just weeks before Hitchcock fired Uris as the screenwriter for the motion picture "Topaz," in part: "...I have been having further thoughts about the latter bit of our yarn. I still feel we are missing an element which I think is most important for us to incorporate. This is the menace to the life of Andre Devereaux. As we have it at present, we have Jarre talking to Granville concerning the mistrust of Devereaux, and Granville in return telling Jarre that Devereaux will be taken care of. Now somehow we never follow through with this threat...I'm not at the moment positive about this, but it would seem to me that we ought to consider the possibility that when Andre is interviewed by the police (after the death of Jarre), he convinces them that his son-in-law could not be responsible...with the warmest and fondest wishes to you in the purpose that you are able to achieve in writing the most perfect, sophisticated, witty, apt and characterful dialogue for this picture..." Much more exceptional content. Also included is a 12-page carbon typed narrative outline of "Topaz," 4to, each page measuring 11 x 8.5 inches and heavily annotated by Uris who has put a personal comment after each of Alfred Hitchcocks suggestions, i.e. "later," "now," "Someone has gotten to my editor," "yes," "no," "subtle," "O.K.," etc. In essence, Uris's comments showed his lack of flexibility in broadening his manuscript of "Topaz" -- a decision that forced Hitchcock to fire him. Excellent condition.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        orange auf gelb. silber und gelb auf weiß. Zwei Blatt Farbserigrafien auf dünnem Karton. (WVG 117 und 118). Beide Blätter signiert und handschriftlich nummeriert. Jeweils Nr. 75 von 150 Exemplaren. Bis zu 41 x 37,5 cm (17,1 x 15,7 inch.).

      - Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hannover, 1968. Herausgegeben als Jahresgabe von der Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hannover. Kleine Druckstelle im Blatt silber, sonst tadellose Blätter. Beide Blätter gerahmt. Bei Bestellungen gegen offene Rechnung bitte Telefonnummer angeben. Danke!

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Moser]
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        Sunrise In Suburbia

      Phoenix Bookshop New York: Phoenix Bookshop, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. Fine first edition in decorated string tied wrappers. Letter K of 26 SIGNED copies. A New York School of poetry rarity. Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A. ]
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        The Diary of a Country Parson: the Reverend James Woodforde. Edited by John Beresford. NEAR FINE SET IN DUSTWRAPPERS

      Clarendon Press, Oxford, [1968]. 5 vols., 8vo., with 5 frontispieces, 22 plates and a large folding map; black cloth, gilt backs, a near fine set in dustwrappers. Woodforde's account includes Oxford and the Somerset Curacies 1758-1776 and thereafter his residence in the Norfolk village of Weston Longeville. The set comprises Vol. I: 1758-1781; Vol. II: 1782-87; Vol. III: 1788-92; Vol. IV: 1793-1796; Vol. V: 1797-1802. Beresford's definitive edition was first published in five volumes between 1924 and 1931. This is the first complete re-issue. COMPLETE SETS ARE SCARCE, ESPECIALLY IN THIS CONDITION. Cordeaux & Merry 158; Darroch & Taylor 3369; Pargellis & Medley 671. . Catalogs: topography: general.

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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        The Nice and the Good

      Chatto & Windus, 1968. 1st. Hardcover. VG/VG. VG in VG dw. UK first.

      [Bookseller: Anulios Books]
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        Resumé and The Art of Self

      NY: Scientia-Factum. 1968. Kosinski's resumé from 1970, the facts of which roughly correspond to to the biographical sketch at the rear of The Art of the Self, with the omission of his 1965 work Notes of the Author. Together with a copy of The Art of Self [NY, Scientia-Factum, 1968], a pamphlet containing short pieces relating to his National Book Award-winning novel Steps. Inscribed by the author. The pamphlet is edge-sunned; near fine in stapled wrappers. The resumé is folded in thirds; edge-sunned with a small edge chip; near fine. A unique combination of items pertaining to Kosinski's writing career after the success of The Painted Bird and before the scandals that later plagued him after his celebrity, culminating in his suicide. . First Edition.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Love Ain't Nothing But Sex Misspelled

      Trident Press New York: Trident Press, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. First edition of the author's first hardcover book. This copy in better than very good condition with light wear to spine. INSCRIBED to his editor Richard DeLap. Also laid in is a brief note in Delap's hand regarding his notes for review of this work. Dustwrapper is unclipped and in near fine condition, significantly better than normally found. A unique copy of an important science fiction book from the 1960's. Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A. ]
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        ITALIAN PICTURES OF THE RENAISSANCE. A List of the Principal Artists and their Works with an Index of Places. CENTRAL ITALIAN AND NORTH ITALIAN SCHOOLS

      Phaidon 1968. . New Revised Ed. 3 vols. Royal 8vo. Cold. frontiss., 1988 b/w. ills. Inscription, very lightly spotted, good in very sl. chipped d/ws. very lightly faded to spines. Additional postage may be necessary US$576

      [Bookseller: Francis Edwards Bookshop]
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        La Police A L’Orte C’Est La Police Chez Vous" [Police at the ORTF Means Police in Your Home - Original Protest Poster from 1968 Paris Student Uprising]

      [Paris], [1968]. Very good. 44cm x 70cm, screen-printed in blue on heavy stock.  Stamped Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts Atelier Populaire at bottom right. Very good overall with a few large closed tears and some small spots of loss to the edges. Else bright and clean. Original and iconic poster from the 1968 May student uprising in Paris. Produced at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Art, the poster criticizes media manipulation by French state television, the ORTF or Office de Radiodiffusion-Télévision Française. A week before this poster was produced, a May 16th communiqué published by the Occupation Committee of the Autonomous and Popular Sorbonne University entitled “Watch out for Manipulators! Watch Out For Bureaucrats!” (translation quoted from The Situationist International Anthology) explains the antagonism towards the ORTF: “Why is the press committee -- which dares to censor the communiqués that it is charged to transmit to the agencies -- composed of apprentice journalists who are careful not to disappoint the ORTF bosses or jeopardize their future job possibilities?” The ORTF, subject to constant government interference, did not reference any student unrest at all in the months of March and April. In response, on May 25th a limited strike was held at the station followed by a full strike on June 3rd. However, the ORTF gave only limited and highly partisan coverage to the strikes. Nonetheless, the image from this poster [Kugelberg and Vermes #195 p. 172) - featuring barbed wire woven between the letters of the station (a la an atom) - remains one of the more iconic images from the 1968 protests and has been reproduced on several occasions. Even though these posters were produced sometimes in the hundreds for each design, they were posted on walls and placards and never meant to be saved, so their ephemeral nature contributes to their rarity. References: Beauty is in the Street: A Visual Record of the May ’68 Paris Uprising, Edited by Johan Kugelberg with Philippe Vermes. Four Corners Books, 2011. Situationist International Anthology. Edited by Ken Knabb. Bureau of Public Secrets, 1981.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Listen to the Lambs (First Edition)

      New York: W.W. Norton, 1968. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Evidence of a small price sticker removal on the front endpaper, else book is bright and clean; jacket is lightly rubbed at the extremities and spine ends. An obscure American popular music autobiography, wherein Otis relates his integration as a Greek-American musician into the Watts Negro community of the 1930s and 40's, as well as his adventurous life beyond that time. Otis was one of the most successful bandleaders of his era, a rhythm and blues pianist, vibraphonist, drummer, singer, bandleader, and impresario, who wrote and popularized "Harlem Nocturne," then went on to discover The Coasters, Etta James, Big Jay MacNeely, Jackie Wilson, Hank Ballard, and Little Willie John. In the 1950s, he wrote "Willie and the Hand Jive" and "Every Beat of My Heart." His son is the multi-talented Shuggie Otis, a cult figure in American soul and pop music, who is best known for writing the 1970s hit, "Strawberry Letter 23." Otis was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994. A rare book, chronicling an extraordinary life in jazz, blues and rhythm and blues. An attractive copy of an extremely scarce title.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Champ

      Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1968. First Edition. Box. Near Fine. Reel-to-Reel tape of Elmslie and Brainard reading their poetry. Housed in two part decorated box. this is number 22 of only 50 examples. Box in near fine condition. SIGNED by both poets. Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        SAMUEL SEWELL. The SELLING Of JOSEPH. A Memorial. The Gehenna Tracts. 1

      (n. p.):: The Gehenna Press,. 1968.. 8vo. 1st edition. #18, of 100 cc with an original, SIGNED woodcut by Baskin. 64, [4] pp. Title printed in red ink. Deckle edges.. Tan leather spine, over brown marbled paper boards. Gilt spine lettering.. A Nr Fine copy showing just faint shelfwear.. Title page vignette.

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        Slieve Bingian: A Cycle of Prints and Drawings (Signed Limited Edition)

      Leicester: Cog Press, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Limited edition of only 45 numbered copies. Includes an essay by Graham along with numerous color and black and white illustrations. A near fine copy in cloth boards that are slightly splayed and have very minor soiling and very light bumping to the top corners. Signed by Graham on the limitation page.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        de Chiricho (Inscribed Copy)

      Harry N. Abrams New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1968. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine/near fine. Large quarto. With 172 illustrations of which 80 are in full color. With text in English by Isabella Far. A superb monograph on the surrealist artist with lavish color illustrations. This copy nicely INSCRIBED by the artist and quite scarce thus.Minor bump to one corner, else a near fine copy in green cloth binding in near fine unclipped dustwrapper. A large and heavy volume..

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A. ]
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        Kaiser Maximilians Theuerdank. 2 Bände: Faksimile und Kommentarband.,

      Plochingen und Stuttgart, Müller und Schindler., 1968 - Faksimile-Band 580 Seiten (nicht paginiert) ,mit 118 prachtvollen Holzschnitten von Hans Burgkmaier, Hans Leonhard Schäufelen, Leonhard Beck u.a. Kommentarband: 40 Seiten, mit 8 Textabbildungen. 70 Exemplare dieses Werkes wurden in Pergament gebunden und mit römischen Ziffern nummeriert. Dieses Exemplar trägt die Nummer LIII. BR14F3 Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2000 Original-Pergamenteinband. Neuwertig guter Zustand.(2+) Faksimile-Edition anch der Erstausgabe von hans Schönsperger, Augsburg 1517. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Karl Heinz Schmitz]
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        FRANCIS BACON : Recent Paintings

      London: Marlborough-Gerson Gallery London Marlborough-Gerson. 1968. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Good in wrappers. A 1969 painting by Francis Bacon set a world record." Three Studies of Lucian Freud" was purchased for $142.4 million at Christie's. ; Inscribed by Francis Bacon to Alfred "Al" Lerner. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by Author .

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        Téléphone mou. (Soft Telephone.)

      Basel: Werbungs- und Commerz Union Anstalt, 1968 - Excellent condition. Drypoint etching in colours on Japon nacré paper. Plate size: 17.5 x 12.5 cm. Sheet size: 44.5 x 31.8 cm. Edition of 75. Signed in pencil lower right by Dali, numbered lower left. One of 15 plates from the portfolio Quinze Gravures. Field 68-4D. Michler & Lopsinger 290

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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