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        American Horse-Drawn Vehicles

      Bonanza Books New York: Bonanza Books, [ca 1968]. Reprint. Quarto (28cm). Cloth boards; dustjacket; 101pp. Very Good. A Christmas gift to Ben Shahn from Walker Evans, with a long and personal gift inscription: "Dear Old Dr. Ben - This book I've just found seems to be just for you. I hear we're about to see you, at last: what a pleasure. I'm a doctor now, too, so it amuses me to name you. You've always been something of a doctor to me, anyway. And old? We're both that, I guess. Let's behave it. Nobody else dares. Merry Christmas / Much love, and to B. too / Walker / Nov 22, 1968." Despite opposing temperaments, and excepting brief fallings-out over the termination of Evans's FSA career and, later, over Evans's comparative apathy during the HUAC hearings, Evans and Ben remained close friends for life - a rare feat, as Shahn's long list of alienated ex-associates would attest. Evans's inscription, poking fun at his own and Shahn's honorary doctorates, reveals a sense of humor and affectionate indulgence which were by all accounts prerequesites for anyone who wished to remain close with Shahn for long. By this date Shahn was quite ill; it's not certain whether the visit to which Evans refers ever took place.

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        Die rauhe Alb.

      Quer-Folio (40,5x50 cm). 22 S. mit Illustrationen, 12 (6 farbigen) Originalholzschnitte und 20 Orignallithographien. Farbig illustrierter Originalleinwandband. Eines von 500 numerierten und signierten Exempalren (GA 550 Ex.). - Vorsätze im Rand leicht fleckig, sonst saubers Exemplar.

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        "Some elephants they met and danced"

      n.p. (n.p.): (n.p.). [1968]. A scroll book by the noted sculptor, in the form of a 12 ft. long handprinted color woodcut. Commissioned in 1968, this is one of 75 numbered copies. Signed by the artist. Gillen is a noted artist and sculptor, whose works are in a number of important public, corporate, and museum collections, including Lincoln Center, the Tibor de Nagy collection, and the Museum of Modern Art. The proof for this scroll book is in the collection of MOMA, NY. 12 feet by 11 inches. Rolled; fine. . First Edition.

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        Wales -- A Visitation July 29th 1967

      Cape Goliard Press London: Cape Goliard Press. (1968). First. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper, in fine original unprinted glassine over jacket. Unused 45 rpm record in a pocket in the rear. One of 100 numbered copies Signed by the author. .

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        I Never Sang For My Father

      Random House New York: Random House. (1968). First. First edition. Fine in an attractive, very good plus dustwrapper with a number of unobtrusive tears. A touching play, about a grown man faced with caring for his elderly father, which featured Hal Holbrook on stage and was made into the Gil Cates film starring Melvyn Douglas and Gene Hackman. This copy Inscribed by both Cates and Anderson to an investor in the play (Cates also produced the play, and was one of the dedicatees of the book): "9/3/68. Dear William -- Thanks for investing in 'Father.' Best, Gil." And beneath this: "And I thank you too -- Robert Anderson." We hope William enjoyed the book, as the play lost its entire $240,000 investment. Cates is also well known for his many years producing the Academy Awards telecasts. .

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        Bath after Sailing

      Pendulum Press (Monroe, Connecticut: Pendulum Press. 1968). First. First edition. String-tied, stiff card wrappers. Fine. One of 125 numbered copies Signed by the author. A single poem, one of Updike's scarcest limited editions, and we think, destined for rarity. .

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        The Voyage and Other Versions of Poems by Baudelaire

      Faber and Faber London: Faber and Faber. 1968. First. First edition. Large quarto. 16 monochrome, and 8 color plates. Fine in cloth and fine original unprinted glassine dustwrapper and near fine slipcase with a small bump and stain. One of 200 numbered copies Signed by both Lowell and Sidney. .

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        Sämtliche Werke. In 68 volumes.

      68 volumes (of c. 75 planned). Schott Musik International, Mainz/Universal Edition AG, Wien/Vienna 1968-2010. In 4to to elephant folio size. Richly illustrated in b/w. With musical notations, facsimile illustrations of Schönberg's scores. All volumes in blue/grey cloth, no dust wrappers (as issued). With title and name on spine and front cover in black lettering. All volumes in wellpreserved condition, a few of the bindings with fading due to exposure of sunlight. With only minimal traces of use and shelfwear. 4 volumes are missing. From Reihe A: volumes V/17, VI/23 and VII/28. From Reihe B is volume IV/14,2 missing. Some volumes with name (Jan Maegaard) on front endpaper.. From the library of the Danish composer and music professor Jan Maegaard (1926-2012), internationally recognized as a leading expert on Arnold Schönberg. His dissertation, Studien zur Entwicklung des dodekaphonen Satzes bei Arnold Schönberg (1972), were based on 15 years of intense studies.** Arnold Schönberg (1874-1951) was one of the most influential and important classical composers in the 20th century, in the field of modern classical composition. In his early carreer as a composer, he published Gurre-Lieder, inspired by the Danish author I.P. Jacobsen, and was recognized by both Richard Strauss and Gustav Mahler because of that work, but by Mahler also for his earlier works. In the follwing years his musical foundation moved further away from the more broadly accepted scope, and in 1910 he published the book "Harmonienlehre", which still today is a ground-breaking introduction to modern classical music. After World War I, he developed the dodecaphonic (also known as twelve-tone) music, where the total abscense of tonality, harmony and tonal uniformity struck the audiences and musicians of the time, as strongly provoking. This line of composition would establish Arnold Schönberg's ideas of innovative classical music, as the new, leading interpretation of modernity and musical renewall.In attempt to understand Schönberg's music, the name dodecaphonic, or twelve-tone music, have been replaced by the label "atonal music" or "serial music". Schönberg allways detested the label "atonal" since helt felt that those who named his works by that label, didn't understand the core of his musical ideas, but the label "serial music" became him better.Arnold Schönberg inspired numerous composers, where the most important is Anton Webern, Alban Berg, Hanns Eisler and Pierre Boulez. His music has been played around the globe, and is still considered as the centerpiece of modern composition. Schönberg's music reached as far as to Hollywwod, where his music has been frequently used in horror movies, like composers as Claude Debussy and Pierre Boulez.Arnold Schönberg was in strong opposition to the Nazi regime in Germany, and fled to USA in 1933, where he continued with composing new music, as well as teaching music. His most prominent students from that time was among others John Cage, H. Owen Reed and Lou Hamilton.*** This monumental and authoritative publication consists of 2 series. The series A contain all completed works, whereas series B contains early versions, ideas and fragments

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        Typed Letter Signed

      First. Three page Typed Letter Signed on Gardner's Rando del Paisano stationery, dated November 25, 1968, to his close friend of many years Harry Steeger, publisher of Argosy magazine, where many of Gardner's early works appeared. Fine in original, near fine typed envelope, tanned and lightly worn along one edge. Gardner relates some new information about a trip they took together years before, details the help he takes along when he now travels because of his advancing age, and includes other personal information to his old friend. .

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        The Double Helix. Signed by James D. Watson on title page

      Atheneum New York: Atheneum, 1968. Signed by James D. Watson on the Title PageWatson, James D. (1928- ). The double helix. Being a personal account of the discovery of the structure of DNA, a major scientific advance which led to the award of a Nobel Prize. xvi, 226, [12]pp. Numerous illustrations. New York: Athenaeum, 1968. 213 x 137 mm. Original cloth, dust-jacket. Signed by the author on the title. Former owner's bookplate on inside front cover. Fine. First Edition, first printing, of Watson's famous and controversial best-selling account of the events surrounding the discovery in 1953 of the structure of DNA.

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        S.M.S. No. 1, February 1968

      FREE domestic or international shipping with direct order. **New York: The Letter Edged in Black Press, ©1968. Stiff, decorated paper covers. with pockets on each side, 27.5 x 18 cm., containing multiples loose as issued by 11 artists. The first of six issues of this spectacular artists' periodical edited by William Copley. Contents, all loose as issued : Su Braden, "Project for a bridge"; James Byars, "Black dress"; Christo, "Store front"; Walter de Maria, "Chicago projecct"; Richard Hamilton, "A postal card—for Mother"; Julien Levy, "Pharmaceuticals"; Kasper König "My counting 'tis of thee" West Germany 1968 (4 views); Sol Mednick, "Photograph—Hottentot apron"; Irving Petlin, cover, "Little book of earthquake and cotton"; Nanch Reitkopf, "Luggage labels"; La Monte Young and Marian Zazeela, "Two propositions in black." Also includes the table of contents set up like a small, fancy menu, 2 copies of a descriptive flyer, and a subscription card with return envelope. The colored empty capsules that accompany Julien Levy's piece are somewhat damaged, as usual; otherwise, fine.

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        Optical filtering of electron micrographs + Reconstruction of three dimensional structures from electron micrographs

      1966-1968. Three-Dimensional Digital Image Processing Rosier, D. J. de and Klug, Aaron (1926- ). (1) Optical filtering of electron micrographs: Reconstruction of one-sided images. Offprint from Nature 212 (1966). 8, [1]pp. 212 x 141 mm. Without wrappers as issued. (2) Reconstruction of three dimensional structures from electron micrographs. Offprint from Nature 217 (1968). 4, [1]pp. 277 x 205 mm. Without wrappers as issued. Together 2 offprints. Light toning, otherwise fine. First Separate Editions. Klug and de Rosier invented methods for two-dimensional and three-dimensional digital image processing of electron microscope images. The latter method provided the theory behind the development of computed tomography (CT) by Hounsfield in the early 1970s. Hounsfield's invention of CT in the early 1970s benefited from several discussions with Klug about digital imaging (personal communication from Klug to J. Norman). Hounsfield received a share of the 1979 Nobel Prize in physiology/medicine for his invention of CT, which provided the first means for visualizing, in three dimensions, virtually all types of tissue within the body (see G-M 2700.4 and Grolier Medical Hundred 100). Klug received the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1982 "for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy and his structural elucidation of biologically important nucleic acid-protein complexes." A press release written at the time refers to Klug's two- and three-dimensional imaging methods as an important part of his work: Electron microscopy has long been used to obtain a two-dimensional picture of biological objects. The power of the method to give a clear picture of the structure is, however, limited by several factors. The molecules of life consist mainly of light atoms, which makes the picture lacking in contrast. Increased contrast can be achieved with long exposure times, but this entails the danger that the structure is destroyed by radiation damage. Instead the contrast is generally improved by "staining" with heavy metals, which can also lead to a distortion of the structure. Klug has shown that pictures of biological objects seemingly lacking in contrast often contain a large amount of structural information, which can be made available by a mathematical manipulation of the original picture. His method allows electron microscope pictures of high quality to be obtained with very low radiation doses and without the use of heavy metal stains. In this way changes in the sample are minimized, so that the electron microscope picture at high resolution is a true representation of the original biological structure. The method gives a two-dimensional projection of the sample only, but Klug has shown that a three-dimensional reconstruction of the object can be obtained by collecting pictures in several different directions of projection (Nobel e-museum). 38691

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        Topographia Germaniae : I: Schweiz. II: Schwaben. III: Elsaß. IV: Bayern. V: Rheinpfalz. VI: Mainz - Trier - Köln. VII: Hessen. VIII: Westfalen. IX: Franken. X: Österreich. XI: Böhmen - Mähren - Schlesien. XII: Obersachsen. XIII: Brandenburg - Pommern. XIV: Niedersachsen. XV: Braunschweig - Lüneburg. XVI: Niederlande - Burgund. 16 Bände

      mit zahllosen teilweise nehrfach ausfaltbaren Ansichten und Karten. 4°. gebundene Originalpappbände (Elefantenhaut) mit blindgeprägtem (jeweiligem) Wappensupralibros und goldgeprägtem Lederrückenschild mit Originalumschlägen. gutes Exemplar der hochwertigen Faksimilserie, bis auf den später erschienenen Registerband komplett. Wenige Umschläge mit kleinen Einrissen und leicht nachgedunkelt.

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        Listen to the Lambs (First Edition)

      W.W. Norton 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.

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        Puss.

      Nr 1-24. Solna, Williamssons offset, 1968-72 respektive Sala, Ågren & Holmbergs boktr. AB, 1973. + Puss. [Prenumerationserbjudande]. (Solna?, ca 1969?). (4) s. + Puss international. U.o., u.å. (16) s. Klammerhäftade. De tre avslutande numren tryckta på tidningspapper i tabloidformat och vikta. Nr 12 med adressetikett, nr 13 och 14 med adresstämpel. Mycket fin och överkomplett svit!. Allt som utkom av denna mytomspunna publikation. Den drivande kraften och en av de flitigare bidragsgivarna var Lars Hillersberg. Bland övriga medarbetare kan nämnas bl.a. Lena Svedberg, Ulf Rahmberg, Carl-Johan De Geer, Öyvind Fahlström, Lars Norén och en blott 13-årig Gunnar Lundkvist som bidrar med en serie i nummer 20

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        Barsebäcksverket. Ansökan om koncession; Ansökan till Söderbygdens Vattendomstol.

      Malmö; Sydsvenska värmekraftaktiebolaget, 1968-69. 150 s. + 28 bilagor i form av kartor, diagram och ritningar & 86 + 27 bilagor. Stencilerade. 2 A4-pärmar med linnerygg. Lånekortsficka på bakre pärmarnas insida. 2 sidor i första delen med ett ditskrivet frågetecken samt en notering i blyerts. Fint skick. Ansökan om koncession för Barsebäcksverket, som bl. a. behandlar stationseffekt, olika reaktortyper, lokalisering och befolkningsförhållanden, driftorganisation samt säkerhetsanalys. Ansökan till Söderbygdens Vattendomstol är daterad 10 januari 1969 och diarieförd hos Vattendomstolen 13 januari. Denna ansökan gäller tillstånd till bl. a. kylvattenanläggning, en kaj samt segelränna för in- och utskeppning av bränsle, utsläpp av vatten och muddringsmassor. Barsebäck 1 togs i bruk 1975 och Barsebäck 2 1977. Reaktorerna stängdes 1999 respektive 2005. The application for a construction permit for Barsebäck Nuclear Power Plant, Swedens second commercial nuclear power plant, two parts dated 1968 and 1969. The first deals with the effect, different types of reactors, safety etc., and the second application is mainly for a chilled water plant and the discharge of used water. The first reactor was employed in 1975, and the second in 1977. They were closed in 1999 and 2005 respectively

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        FOOT BOOK

      1968. 2. SEUSS,DR. THE FOOT BOOK. NY: Random House (1968). 8vo, glazed boards, fine dust wrapper (dw slightly frayed else VG). 1st ed. of the first book in the Bright and Early Book series. All 4 titles were issued simultaneously (Foot Book, Eye Book, Ear Book and Inside Outside Upside Down). Written by Seuss and illus. by him in color. Rare. Younger/Hirsch 23.

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        Fong and the Indians (First Edition, inscribed by Theroux to literary editor Michael Ratcliffe)

      Houghton Mifflin Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1968. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author and dated in the year of publication on the front endpaper: "For Michael Ratcliffe / with best wishes / Paul Theroux / 23 Oct, 1968." Ratcliffe was literary editor at the Times during the period when Theroux was writing reviews for that publication. The author's second novel, with a vibrant jacket design by Jerry Pinkney. Fine and unread in a just about Fine dust jacket. A lovely copy.

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        THE BIKERIDERS

      The Macmillan Co. NY: The Macmillan Co., 1968. First ed.. Lyon, Danny. 8vo., 94 pp., 48 photographs, 17 essays. Pictorial stiff wrappers. Aside from the neat signature of Alan Winer, photographer and former administrator of the Visual Studies Workshop, this is a fine, near new copy. Photos and text by Danny Lyon.

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        Scheisse - Bände 1-8.

      Verschiedene Formate. Illustriert. Originaleinbände. Bücher 38, 66, 74, 75, 78, 79, 80, 81. - Komplette Folge der Scheisse- und Kackebücher. - 1: Rot, Diter: Die gesamte Scheisse Nr. 269/400, signiert. - 2: Die DIE GESAMTE SCHEISSE Nr. 246/400, signiert - 3: die Die DIE GESAMTE SCHEISSE Nr. 306/400, signiert - 4: Roth, Dietrich: die Die DIE VERDAMMTE SCHEISSE Nr. 291/400 mit Bleistiftzeichnung im Druckvermerk. - 5: Die die Die DIE GESAMTE VERDAMMTE KACKE Nr. 305/400, signiert - 6: Die die Die DIE verdammte GESAMTE KACKE Nr. 279/400 mit einer ganzseitigen Penis-Bleistiftzeichnung im Druckvermerk. - 7: Die die Die DIE verdammte GESAMTE SCHEISSE Nr. 295/400, signiert.. - 8: Die die Die DIE GESAMTE VERDAMMTE SCHEISSE Nr. 378/400. - Alle Bände sind im guten Zustand. - Komplett sehr selten!

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        IL TESTAMENTO DI SAN FRANCESCO E GLI ALTRI SCRITTI AUTENTICI, Roma, Canesi, 1968

      ...prefazione di PIERO BARGELLINI. Traduzione e introduzione di FAUSTA CASOLINI. Miniature dal codice Corsiniano presentate da ADA ALESSANDRINI. cm. 29 x 39, elegante rilegatura piena pelle, fregi in oro ai piatti, 2 nervi e titolo impresso in oro, cofanetto in mezza pergamena, con scultura sul dorso di ASSEN PEIKOV (raffigurante il Santo). pp. XXI, 264 (12) Colophon, numerose illustrazioni in nero, Dieci straordinarie tavole a colori, Tiratura lilmitata di 999 esemplari (nostra copia n.697). Opera curata da Nanni Canesci e Agostino Ghiilardi e stampata dalla Nuova STEP di Parma. Carta appositamente fabbricata a mano dalla cartiera Ventura di Cernobbio. Rilegatura d'arte di Giovanni Codina di Milano.Le miniature nel codice Corsiniano sono formato mm. 55 x 75. E' un bel libro da regalare !

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        In a Narrow Grave

      Austin: Encino. 1968. McMurtry's first book of nonfiction, a collection of essays on Texas. Done by a small press in Austin, the first printing was so rife with typographical errors that it was destroyed; reportedly only about 15 copies survived, although recent estimates have suggested the number might be a bit higher but still very small. This is one of those copies, with "skycrapers" for "skyscrapers" on page 105. Although not called for, this copy is signed by McMurtry. Fine in a fine dust jacket; a flawless copy. Easily the scarcest trade edition in the McMurtry canon -- at least that we know of -- and this is as beautiful copy of it as could be hoped for. Provenance: the Bruce Kahn collection. . First Edition. Hardcover.

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        Original b&w photo by Lütfi Özkök.

      Stockholm, 1968. 24x18 cm. Contemporary print. Insignificant cornerfolds. With Özkök's signature and stamp on verso, and his initials below the image. Duras and Özkök met for the first time in Florence in 1962, when he also took his first photo of her. They were close friends and frequent visitors to each other's homes in Paris and Stockholm, and some of the well-known portraits of Duras are taken in Özkök's flat, like the one offered here

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        Engraved in the Wood a collection of Wood Engravings By George Mackley with an Appreciation By Ruari McLean and with a Glimpse of the Artist By Armida Maria-Theresa Colt

      London: The Two-Horse Press, 1968.. First Edition. Fine. 4to Limited edition of 300 copies - this number 279 and signed by George Mackley. Folder containing 68 wood-engravings (loose) and contents sheet. Text by Ruari McLean and Armida Maria Theresa Colt in a separate book both contained in cloth solander box..Heavy book , please enquire about shipping costs.

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        The Gospel Singer

      William Morrow & Co New York: William Morrow & Co. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. FIRST EDITION OF CREWS' first novel. New York: William Morrow & Co., 1968. Octavo, original green cloth, original dust jacket. Book very good with slight lean but no discoloration to endpapers (as usual); dust jacket near fine with only most minimal wear. A superb copy.

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        The Image of the Beast: An Exorcism, Ritual One ---with Blown: Sketches Among the Ruins of My Mind: An Exorcism, Ritual Two ---2 Essex House Volumes in Uniform Format ---by Philip Jose Farmer

      North Hollywood: Essex House # 0108 and # 0139, 1968, 1969, 1st edition, 1st Printing for Both -----------2 volumes, paperback, both in uniform format, both are Very good or better copies with light rubbing as is usual with these ESSEX HOUSE books, postscript by STURGEON in IMAGE, a very nice set in uniform format, rare editions, short tear at upper spine tip of IMAGE has been repaired with a small dab of glue, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo . First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Uncredited Cover Art.

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        La Main. Roman.

      Paris; Les Presses de la Cité, 1968. First edition on ordinary paper. 246, (3) pp. Publisher's blue cloth with printed dustjacket. Bookplate (Broberg). Inscribed by the author to Jan Broberg in 1977, and with a signed photograph mounted opposite the copyright page. Minor scrapemarks on the copyright page. A fine copy. Jan Broberg is one of Sweden's leading experts on Crime Fiction

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        [Screenplay]: The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

      Warner Bros.Seven Arts [No place]: Warner Bros. - Seven Arts. 1968. First. Top prong-bound, photo-mechanically duplicated folio sheets with studio blue cardstock cover. 136 leaves printed rectos only. Closing mechanism from fastener lacking else near fine. Probably a Release Dialogue Script with film footage use noted. The 1968 film was directed by Robert Ellis Miller and starred Alan Arkin and Sondra Locke, who were both nominated for Academy Awards. .

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        2001: A Space Odyssey

      London: Hutchinson & Co. Ltd., 1968. hardcover. NF/F. 1st edition, 1st printing. Based on the screenplay by Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke. SIGNED on title page with SIGNED bookplate affixed to front fep as well. Book has very slight slant, bumped bottom corners and Arthur C Clarke Foundation stamps on first three pages. Price clipped jacket has minor wear at top of spine and flap fold ends. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. See KHBOOKS for details.

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        Engraved in the Wood; A collection of wood engravings by George Mackley, with an appreciation by Ruari McLean and with a glimpse of the artist by Armida Maria-Theresa Colt

      London: The Two Horse Press. 1968. First Edition. Wrappers. 30 page booklet set in Hermann Zapf's Palatino type and printed in three colours on mould-made Wookey Hole paper at the Rampant Lions Press, number 20 of 300 copies signed by the artist. Separate folder containing 68 wood engravings by Mackley all printed from the original blocks. Loosely inserted is the original 4pp prospectus, a broadside advertising this work and an invitation to an exhibition of Mackley's work held to mark the publication of this work. The booklet and accompanying folder are contained in a drop-back box by Grays of Cambridge and this has the bookplate of Colin Smythe pasted inside the lid, externally the box is a little rubbed in parts with the cloth just fraying at the top of the front hinge but the contents remain clean and bright. Heavy item, may incur additional shipping costs for international delivery., 12" by 9.5", 30 + 68 pp .

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        NO DOOR. A Story of Time and the Wanderer. [as published in] SCRIBNER'S Magazine. Vol. XCIV, No. 1. July, 1933

      Harcourt Brace & World Inc. New York:: Harcourt Brace & World Inc.,. (1968).. 11" x 8-1/4". 1st appearance (Johnston C23). PRESENTATION inscription, "Denver, Aug 4, 1935", from Wolfe to Tom and Helen Ferril. Underneath, Wolfe has written, "O my friends my friends my friends -- O / have came west at last and so have (?) / met you !" Pp 7 - 12 [double column], 46 - 56 ]triple column].. Printed orange wrappers. Chemised, in a custom quarter-leather slipcase.. Slicase - Fine. Magazine - Good, with spine paper mostly perished &. wrappers detached.. Illustrated with 4 woodcut images.

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        La Revolution Francaise et L'Emancipation des Juifs

      Editions D'Histoire Sociale Paris: Editions D'Histoire Sociale, 1968. Limited edition. Softcover. vg. 1/750. 8 volumes. 8vo. Black decorated gray wrappers with black lettering to cover and spine. Small stain to cover in vol.I. Minor creasing to wrappers on all volumes. Vol.I: 64,130pp. Sur Moses Mendelssohn, sur la reforme poitique des Juifs, 1787 par Le Comte De Mirabeau. Vol.II: 106,8pp. Dissertation sur cette question: Est-Il des moyens de rendre les Juifs plus heureux et plus utiles en France? 1788. Ouvrage couronne par la Societe Royale des Sciences et des Arts de Metz par M. Thierry. Vol.III: 4,262,2pp. Essai sur la regeneration, physique, morale et politique des Juifs, 1789 par Gregoire. Vol.IV: Apologie des Juifs, 1789 par Zalkind-Hourwitz. Vol.V: 18 parts with different pagination. Adresses, Memoires et petitions des Juifs 1789-1794. Vol.VI: 11 parts with different pagination. La Commune et les Districts de Paris. Discours, Lettres et Rapports, 1790-1791. Vol.VII: 11 parts with different pagination: L'Assemble Nationale Constituant. motions, Discours et Rapport. La Legislation nouvelle, 1789-1791. Vol.VIII: 12 parts with differnt pagination. Lettres, Memoires et Publications diverses, 1787-1806. A fine 8 volume reprint of important texts of Jewish history in France. Text in French. Wrappers on all volumes in very good, internally in fine condition.

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        2001: A Space Odyssey (First Edition)

      New American Library NAL New York: New American Library (NAL), 1968. First Edition. First Edition. First issue, with price of $4.95 and NAL printed in red at the foot of the spine. Near Fine in a Near Fine, price-clipped dust jacket. Jacket has a couple of tiny, nearly undetectible closed tears, else a lovely copy. An uncommon first edition, basis for (and released simultaneously with) Stanley Kubrick's 1968 science fiction classic, written for the screen by Kubrick and Clarke based on Clarke's short story, "The Sentinel." The standard by which all science fiction films since have been judged.

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        Late Warning

      Albondocani Press New York: Albondocani Press. 1968. First. First edition. Fine in self-wrappers. Copy letter N of 26 lettered copies Signed by the author. Additionally Inscribed to New York literary figure Ray Roberts. Roberts was an influential editor with Viking, Henry Holt, and then Little, Brown, and he worked closely with John Fowles, Martha Grimes, Thomas Pynchon, and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. .

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        Jorn in Scandinavia. 1930-1953. A study of Asger Jorn´s artistic development from 1930 to 1953 and a catalogue of his oil paintings from that period.

      Borgen, 1968. 396 pp. Illustrated in b/w. Tipped in colour-illustrations. Bound publ. cloth + orig. dustjacket.. Dustjacket very worn. The red cloth binding with some wear to extremities. Internally fine. (Porto kr. 40,- på brevforsendelser i Danmark)

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        Phineas

      Random House New York: Random House. (1968). First. Uncorrected proof. Tall spiral bound wrappers, leaves printed rectos only. Slight age-toning else fine. Scarce format. A collection of stories including the title story, which provided the original germ of the novel A Separate Peace. .

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        THE POET'S HAND BOOK. Signed By 24 Poets with Drawings

      New York: NP. [New York]: ND, [1968 -1975]., 1975 Ginsberg, Allen, et al. THE POET'S HAND BOOK. Signed. NP. [New York]: ND, [1968 -1975]. First edition 1 of 1 copy. A collection of 24 mostly "Beat" poet hands drawn with poetic license by their owner's other hand [well] - mostly from the late 60's; the earliest dated '68 - the latest dated '75 including the paws of Ginsberg & Corso, Bill Berkson. Dick Gallup, Anne Waldman, John Giorno, Ron Padgett, Joe Brainard, Gerald Malanga, Jim Carroll, Ted Berrigan, & others - in a 30 page Artist's 9" x 12" unpaginated Sketch Book in basically fine condition. I don't remember who started it all - one of the crew. The first hand is Berkson's & the last is signed Gregory Nunzio Corso in full. [Saroyan's is a loose insert on card stock] Ginsberg's hand "ah" is that of the master - in itself worth the price of admission, neatly adorned with AG Mantras. All in all a Hip New York moment in the continuum - a remarkable relic from the period, 23 original ink drawings. Unique. The Lefties win on paper 14 2 10 but only on paper. In excellent condition.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Illus. by Ginsberg.

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        THE PINE BARRENS. Signed

      New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, [1968, 1968 McPhee, John. THE PINE BARRENS. Signed. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (1968). First Edition of John McPhee's classic, profiling New Jersey's Pine Barrens, Inscribed by him on the half-title page to his New Yorker editor Robert Bingham. "for Bob Bingham, first pine knight of the order of the wooden mallet, whose help with this manuscript was as pleasant as it was invaluable. (not your help, sir, the mallet's). All the best and gratefully, John McPhee, May 29, 1968". 8vo. 157 pp. A fine copy in green cloth, gilt titles to the spine in a very good indeed illustrated dustwrapper. "It will be a long time before another book appears to equal the literary quality and human compassion of this one. The New York Times Book Review.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        Soma: Divine Mushroom of Immortality

      Harcourt Brace, New York, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Near Fine Condition. 1/4 blue morocco over blue cloth. 2 plates after Poluzzi, 22 tipped in plates, 3 maps, 1 folding chart. A lovely production. 487 of 680 copies; small dampstain to the bottom edge of the colophon and last two blanks, otherwise fine internally. Lacking the slipcase, a few light surface marks to cloth boards. Size: Quarto (4to). Text is clean and unmarked. Previous owner's book-plate on endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Science & Technology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 039232. .

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        Archive of Signed Letters to LOCUS

      Sherman Oaks [1968-1975]: Harlan Ellison, 1968 An interesting archive of signed letters from Harlan Ellison addressed to Charles Brown, editor of LOCUS dates from December 31st, 1968 through January 3rd, 1976. A total of 24 pages constituting 17 letters covering a wide range of 'hot' topics. "Dear Charlie: Please publish as written. ITEM IN LOCUS 73: "Ellison's DANGEROUS VISIONS is a major travesty of the words in the title - my own piece, 'The Assination of J.F. Kennedy Considered as a Downhill Motor Race,'was declined on the grounds that 'many millions of Americans might be offended'. In other words, dangerous, but not too dangerous, visions," -- J. G. Ballard / If in fact Jim Ballard said this, it is pure muddle-headed bullshit. I never saw the story." "Charlie: Some news for the excellent LOCUS. My STAR TRECK script that won the Writer's Guild of America award was the original version, not repeat, NOT the aired emasculated version. Forthcoming stories: THE PITLL PAWOB DIVISION (Galaxy), a story I wrote around an unpublished Hannes Bok painting I unearthed in Emil Petaja's files. Books forthcoming: PARTNERS IN WONDER (Belmont), a collection of stories on which I collaborated with Laumer, Asimov, Budrys, Slesar, Hensley, Sheckley, Delaney, Davidson, Zelazny and Sturgeon. Sometime towards the end of this year or first of 1969. . AGAIN DANGEROUS VISIONS, Volume 2" "5 February 69 / Dear Charlie and Marsha: This is URGENT. Double day's traditional practice with hardcover books is to 'retire them', i.e. put them out-of-print, as soon as sales slack off. Philip K. Dick's brilliant "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" went out of print after being available for less than six months". "Harlan also advises that recently-written novella "A Boy And His Dog" has apparently scared off all possible magazine purchasers". "25 February 69 / Dear Charlie & Marsha: Here is some current news. Harlan Ellison Writes: The first draft of my two TV series sold to Paramount.It is called "Man Without Time" - a retelling of the Gilgamesh Legend. Leonard Nimoy has expressed interest". "20 March 69 / Browns: / By the time you get this, I'll be in Rio de Janeiro, where they will be showing my award-winning Outer Limits segment, "Demon With A Glass Hand". (A shock hit me when I realized that Roddenberry's spinoff on "Star Treck", called "Assignment: Earth", was a direct parallel to my "Man Without Time" -- which I had laid on him early in our relationship. Terrific Archive - Rich content throughout. Harlan Jay Ellison (born May 27, 1934) is an American writer. His principal genre is speculative fiction. His published works include over 1,000 short stories, novellas, screenplays, teleplays, essays, and a wide range of criticism covering not only literature, but film, television, and print media. His reputation as an editor and anthologist was cemented with his two ground-breaking science fiction anthologies, Dangerous Visions and Again, Dangerous Visions. Ellison has won numerous awards, including multiple Hugos, Nebulas and Edgars.. Signed by Author. Original Autographed Letters & Documents.

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        DREAM MASTER. Signed

      London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968 Presentation Copy. First UK & First Hardcover. A fine bright copy in dustwrapper. Inscribed: " To Bob Shulman / Sweet Dreams / Roger Zelazny". First published in the U.S. as a paperback original, an expansion of the Nebula Award winning novella "He Who Shapes". Levack 8a.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

      Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1968. First edition / First printing.. Hardcover.. A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.. Octavo. Arguably, the author's most famous and influential book, "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" is one of the seminal works in all of science fiction, and particularly in the pantheon of modern science fiction. This post-apocalyptic near future tale which pits humans against androids was a 1968 Nebula Award nominee. Basis for the 1982 film, "Blade Runner," directed by Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer and Sean Young. ~Publisher's gray cloth with gilt titles to spine. Stated "First Edition" on copyright page, $3.95 price intact on inside flap, and printing code "J5" in gutter on page 210. A near fine copy, ex-library, with residue of library pouch previously glued to recto of front free endpaper evident (with associated crimping), along with two small areas of age-related spots (from either tape or some other material laid over the top and bottom edge of the page), and "withdrawn" stamp in black. Verso of front free endpaper has a small age spot toward top of page and a single age-related spot at base (in the same place that it occurs on the recto of the page). This side of the page is also crimped, likely from the removal of the library card pouch on front side. Very slight age-related spots at the top and bottom edge of both sides of the rear flyleaf, also apparently residue from either tape or some other material laid over the top and bottom edge of the page as was the case with the front flyleaf. Single age-spot on each of front and rear pastedown, as well. Library stamp at top of dedication page, along with two handwritten notations above it, and two other handwritten notations in the gutter of the page (each a library notation of some sort), all in pencil. The volume is otherwise very clean internally with no other marks of any kind, and also barely appears to have been read, which is curious, as this is an ex-library copy. The boards are clean, with the exception of some very faint tape residue, in each instance a small area, one at the top and one at the base of both the front and rear boards (hardly noticeable). Gilt tiles to spine legible and spine is solid and tight, although it does have the very slightest of lean toward the top end. ~The dust jacket is near fine, with some slight tape residue at each of the four corners of the flaps, with some light rubbing and wear at head and tail of spine and at corners and creasing of front flap. The title as printed on the spine appears to have some age-toning and there is a library category sticker ["Science Fiction"] taped toward the base, otherwise the jacket is in remarkable shape, particularly given that this is an ex-library copy. It almost appears as if this copy was held as a reserve copy and then forgotten about for decades. ~Overall, it is in excellent condition and with the exception of the front free endpaper, this copy would likely receive a condition grading of fine/fine by many sellers. Iconic jacket design by Harry Sehring.

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        DREAM MASTER. Signed

      London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1968 Presentation Copy. First UK & First Hardcover. A fine bright copy in dustwrapper. Inscribed: " To Bob Shulman / Sweet Dreams / Roger Zelazny". First published in the U.S. as a paperback original, an expansion of the Nebula Award winning novella "He Who Shapes". Levack 8a.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        The Homecoming.

      Limited edition, no. 12 of 200, numbered and signed by the author and the artist, this being one of the first 25 presented with an additional suite of 9 plates, duplicating all those within the book, each signed by Cohen. (72) pp. Publisher's mottled green woven Terylene covered boards designed by the artist and bound by Mansell with a matching portfolio for the additional suite of plates, all housed within the original khaki cloth covered slipcase. The spine of the book ever so slight darkened, an excellent copy.

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        THE GOSPEL SINGER

      NY: Morrow/Weisbach, 1968 First edition, first prnt. Signed and dated "3/14/68 Ft Lauderdale Fla." by Crews on the half-title page. Beginning edge foxing, minimal board and text page toning, pastedowns toned, as typical for this title; dustjacket with two shallow creases on the front flap. A tight, clean copy. Good condition in a Near Fine dustjacket with a Durafold mylar cover. Crews' first book, signed in the month of publication. Signed & Dated by Author. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        CORPUS PALLADIANUM. Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura "Andrea Palladio".

      In-4 gr., 8 voll., tela edit., sovrac. Di questa interessante raccolta, molto ben illustrata, offriamo tutto il pubblicato: 1) "La Rotonda" di C. Semenzato, pp. 110, con 50 disegni nel t., 73 ill. in b.n. e 3 tavv. a colori f.t., oltre a 15 rilievi (piante, prospetti, sezioni, particolari). 2) "La Basilica palladiana" di F. Barbieri, pp. 138, con 30 disegni nel t. e 86 ill. in b.n. f.t, oltre a 10 rilievi. 3) "La Chiesa del Redentore" di W. Timofiewitsch, pp. 78, con 39 disegni nel t., 72 ill. in b.n. f.t., oltre a 8 rilievi. 4) "La Loggia del Capitaniato" di A. Venditti, con appendice sulla decorazione pittorica di F. Barbieri, pp. 82, con 15 disegni nel t., 60 ill. in b.n. f.t., oltre a 10 rilievi. 5) "La Villa Emo di Fanzolo" di G. Bordignon Favero, pp. 65, con 9 disegni nel t., 121 ill. in b.n. e 6 a colori f.t., oltre a 13 rilievi. 6) "Il Convento della Carità" di E. Bassi, pp. 155, con 106 ill. in b.n. nl t., 56 tavv. in b.n. e 4 a colori f.t., X rilievi. Manca la sovrac. 7) "La Villa Badoer di Fratta Polesine" di L. Puppi, pp. 106, con 50 ill. in b.n. nel t., 73 tavv. in b.n. e 3 a colori f.t. e XV rilievi. Manca la sovrac. 8) "Il Palazzo da Porto Festa di Vicenza" di E. Forssman, pp. 72 con 23 ill. in b.n. nel t., 90 tavv. in b.n. e 6 a colori f.t, e 9 rilievi. Manca la sovrac. Esemplare in ottimo stato.

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        Double Helix - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      New York: Atheneum. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1968. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. First Edition/First Printing in just about Fine condition, minor traces of rubbing to blue cloth in alike dust-jacket. SIGNED and dated 28 September 2010 directly on the title page by author and Nobel Laureate James D. Watson; James D. Watson's extraordinary manuscript is standing nearly alone in the history of science writing. A first person account of one the major scientific discoveries of all time, the discovery of the "double helix" structure of DNA; Signed by Author .

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        DESERT SOLITAIRE. A Season In The Wilderness

      New York: McGraw-Hill. (1968)., 1968 First Edition, Review Copy with the publisher's material laid-in. A fine copy of this classic work in the canon of American environmental writing, in brown cloth, white and beige titles to the spine in a near fine or better Peter Parnall designed pictorial dustwrapper showing minimal use. 8vo. 269 pp. "Like a ride on a bucking bronco . . . rough, tough, combative. The author is a rebel and an eloquent loner. His is a passionately felt, deeply poetic book . . . set down in a lean, racing prose, in a close-knit style of power and beauty." The New York Times Book Review. An extremely nice copy.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        Flowers of the Brazilian Forest,

      First Edition, limited edition of 500 copies of which this is #464. [72, l] pp, with 32 fine coloured plates, including frontispiece, from paintings by Mee, each with tissue guard and signed in the plate by Mee. Large elephant folio [53 x 41 cm], original green morocco-backed boards, bound by Zaehnsdorf, boards with hand marbled paper, pictorial endpapers, gilt spine title lettering, gilt vignette on front, top edge gilt, original clear glassine jacket, original cloth slipcase. A clean, fine and bright copy virtually without blemish, London, The Tryon Gallery in association with George Rainbird, [1968]. * FURTHER PHOTOGRAPHS ON REQUEST.* A superb production with most attractive plates, including nine of orchids and six of bromeliads, each plate with a descriptive leaf. Margaret Mee travelled to the Amazon area 15 times over a 32 year period, by canoe, on foot and often alone. Her paintings and sketches "could stand without shame in the high company of such masters as Georg Dionysius Ehret and Redoute" (Wilfred Blunt). Sitwell in Great Flower Books describes her work as: 'exceptional and quite in the tradition of the great eighteenth-century books '. 'Mee's work is of an unusually high order of excellence and in the best tradition of flower painting' [Taylor, director of Royal Botanic Garden of Kew]. One of the plants illustrated was discovered by Mee herself. * "Margaret Ursula Mee, MBE (1909 - 1988) British botanical artist who specialized in plants from the Brazilian Amazon rainforest. She was also one of the first environmentalists to draw attention to the impact of large-scale mining and deforestation on the Amazon Basin. After the war, Mee studied art at St. Martin's School of Art, London. In 1950 she attended the Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts, where she learnt her style of illustration, and received a national diploma in painting and design in 1950. She moved to Brazil with Greville Mee, in 1952 to teach art in the British school of São Paulo. Her first expedition was in 1956 to Belém in the Amazon Basin. She then became a botanical artist for São Paulo's Instituto de Botanica in 1958, exploring the rainforest and more specifically Amazonas state from 1964, painting the plants she saw, some new to science, as well as collecting some for later illustration. She created 400 folios of gouache illustrations, 40 sketchbooks, and 15 diaries. Mee travelled briefly to England in 1968 for the exhibition and publication of her book, Flowers of the Brazilian Forests. She returned to Brazil and joined protests to draw international attention to the deforestation of the Amazon region. In 1976 Mee was awarded the MBE for services to Brazilian botany and a fellowship of the Linnean Society in 1986. She also received recognition in Brazil including an honorary citizenship of Rio in 1975, the Brazilian order of Cruzeiro do Sul in 1979. In her honour, the Margaret Mee Amazon Trust was founded to further education and research in Amazonian plant life and conservation. In 1990 Mee was recognised for her environmental achievements by The United Nations Environment Programme and added to its Global 500 Roll of Honour. The Diaries of Margaret Mee, which she wrote between 1956 and 1988, were published posthumously in 2004 and included an illustrated account of her expeditions to the Amazonian rainforest. Most of her illustrations are now part of the Kew Gardens collection. - Wikipedia

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