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        THE EINSTEIN INTERSECTION

      London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1968. First edition. A fine copy, small bookstore label to front pastedown (covered by flap) in a just about fine dust jacket, with some mild dust soiling to yellow background of jacket, and a touch of age tanning to spine panel. Uncommon. (11452). Octavo, boards. "A fabulous tour de force of the imagination." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-129. Nebula award winner 1967 (tied with Flowers for Algernon), nominated for the Hugo award, 1968.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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        The Demand and Supply of Public Goods.

      Rand McNally, Chicago 1968 - First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication (with a two page inscription) on the front free endpaper and onto the verso, "Betty, This will have to substitute for a more formal dedication to you, which, as I said, should have been included here. This is because this book, more than any other stuff of mine, reflects the outcome of the efforts of so many around the center and, all of whom are and remain in a real sense (over) thanks for all that you have done through those "good" years, which like all good things must pass along, hopefully, to be replaced by others that are different, and also exciting. With my compliments and my love Jim Buchanan." The recipient, Betty H. Tillman, was his assistant for 46 years and was the second person Buchanan phoned on October 16, 1986 (after his wife, Ann) when he learned he had been awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics (see Buchanan, 'Notes on Nobelity,' in Better than Plowing: And Other Personal Essays, University of Chicago Press 1992). In near fine condition, with some underlining from the recipient. This work by David Reisman is a survey of the political economy of James Buchanan seeking to explain his theories in detail and evaluate them in depth, covering topics such as the constitution and its failure, democracy, operational rules for the constitution and economics. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        "The Gift" -- an episode of the TV show 'Steve Canyon'

      Universal City, CA: Pegasus Productions Co., Inc. 26 September 1968. 4to. 33 pp. Shooting script, clean and unmarked. Original printed front wrapper [no rear wrapper] closed with two contemporary brass clasps. SIDNEY CARROLL'S COPY, signed by him on the front wrapper and the first text leaf, and annotated in ink "Complete / Revised... 10/23/58." The series was written by Ray Bradbury and Sidney Carroll and directed by Don Taylor, which aired originally on Saturday December 20th 1958 at 9pm on NBC. It was never repeated in the United States. When ABC aired summer reruns of Steve Canyon in 1960, for some reason this one (and 13 others) never got shown. Considered a lost series for nearly 50 years, 'Steve Canyon' was made with the cooperation of the US Air Force and based on Milton Caniff's famous newspaper adventure comic strip of the same name that ran nonstop from 1947 to 1988. The Milton Caniff Estate released all 34 episodes on DVD in 2008-2013. A scarce survival from the studio, owned by famed scriptwriter Sidney Carroll. Front wrapper with upper corner torn and repaired with tape.

      [Bookseller: Riverrun Books & Manuscripts]
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        'The Raj Quartet' [Comprising] The Jewel in the Crown; The Day of the Scorpion; The Towers of Silence; A Division of the Spoils [and] Staying On (Volume Three SIGNED by the Author)

      London: Heinemann, 1968-77. Hardcover. Near Fine. A set of all first edition, first printings published between 1966 and 1971. Consisting: (1) 'The Jewel in the Crown', first UK edition, first printing published by Heinemann in 1966. A very good book with inscription to the front endpaper. In a good unclipped wrapper with two large closed tears (repaired internally) - rubbing to the corners and edges. (2) 'The Day of the Scorpion' first UK edition, first printing published by Heinemann in 1968. A near fine book (some light spotting to the edges) in like unclipped wrapper. (3) 'The Towers of Silence' first UK edition, first printing published by Heinemann in 1971. A very good+ book SIGNED by the Author to the title page. In a near fine unclipped wrapper with one small closed tear to the top of the rear panel. (4) 'A Division of the Spoils' first UK edition, first printing published by Heinemann in 1975. A very good book without inscriptions with a little light spotting to the top edge in a very good unclipped wrapper. (5) 'Staying On' first UK edition, first printing published by Heinemann in 1977. A fine book (one name to the front endpaper) in a fine unclipped wrapper. A scarce set complete, especially so with the rarest (Towers of Silence) signed. Extra postage required overseas.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        The Green House.

      Harper & Row, New York 1968 - First edition of the author's masterpiece. Octavo, original green cloth. Fine in a very near fine dust jacket that shows just a touch of wear to the crown. Signed by the author on the title page. A very sharp copy. The Green House draws on Vargas Llosa's experiences growing up near a brothel in the northwestern Peruvian town of Piura. The novel, which juggles multiple plots, locations, shifting points of view, and more than 30 characters, reflects Peruvian society's vast inequalities. Critics considered it a classic "total" novel--a fusion of style, subject, and form that convinces readers that an illusory reality may be even "truer" than reality. "Mario Vargas Llosa's message seems to be that man, like the jungle, has a mysterious energy which cannot in the end be explained or subdued. His characters may be saints, villains, victims, or nothing in particular, but they break out of the pages of this magnificent novel with the stubborn uncontainability of life itself" (V.S. Pritchett, The New Statesman). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        LE CIRQUE

      - Affiche originale imprimée en lithographie par Mourlot en 1968 Ref. "les affiches de Chagall" n°113 - Mourlot Format : 76 x 51 cm Tirage à 2.000 exemplaires avec le texte

      [Bookseller: dominique besson]
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        FESTIVAL OF LIFE AUG. 25-30, 1968

      YOUTH INTERNATIONAL PARTY (YIPPIES), NY, NY 1968 - 5 PAGES. A SINGLE RUSTED STAPLE BINDS THE PAPERS. THE BOOKLET IS AN APRIL 1968 YOUTH INTERNATIONAL PARTY "YIPPIE" PUBLICATION THAT IS PRINTED ON DIFFERENT COLORED PAPERS INCLUDING LIGHT GREEN, DARKER GREEN, CREAM COLOR, ORANGE AND PINK COLORS. THE FRONT LIGHT GREEN PAGE IS ENTITLED "FESTIVAL OF LIFE AUG 25-30 WITH AN ANGEL ENTITLED "THE VIRGIN" AND AN ASTROLOGY TYPE TITLED RING ENCIRCLING THE ANGEL. THERE IS A DRAWING OF A MAN AND WOMAN COPULATING ON A MAP OF THE UNITED STATES THAT HAS AN ARROW POINTING TO CHICAGO. THE FRONT PAGE REFERS TO THE UPCOMING 1968 DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION IN CHICAGO IN AUGUST, 1968. ON THE OPPOSITE SIDE OF THE FRONT COVER IS AN ESSAY SUPPOSEDLY WRITTEN BY JERRY RUBIN. THE OPENING LINE STATES. "AMERICA IS CARNIVEROUS." THE SECOND PAGE IS PRINTED ON A DARKER GREEN PAPER AND PORTRAYS A COMPLICATED EROTIC DRAWING. THE THIRD PAGE IS PRINTED ON A CREAM COLORED PAPER THAT HAS A DALIESQUE PSYCHEDELIC DRAWING OF EYES AND IS ENTITLED "YIP-OUT: RESURRECTION OF FREE CENTRAL PARK/ALL DAY/ EASTER SUNDAY," THAT REFERS TO TO AN APRIL 21, 1968 GATHERING OF YIPPIE SUPPORTERS IN CENTRAL PARK IN NEW YORK CITY. THE BOOKLET WAS PRINTED AROUND THAT TIME IN APRIL, 1968. ON THE OPPOSITE SIDE OF THAT PAGE ARE INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO MAKE A FIRE BOMB AND AN ESSAY ON HOW TO SYNTHESIZE THE PSYCHEDELIC DRUG, TRYPTAMINE. THE FOURTH ORANGE COLORED PAGE HAS A DRAWING OF A BUDDHA. THE FINAL PAGE IS PINK COLORED AND HAS A DRAWING SCENE OF COSTUMED ACROBATS LEAPING THROUGH ELEVATED HOOPS WITH THE ADMONITION THAT LIFE IS SIMLIAR. THE OPPOSITE SIDE OF THE LAST PAGE HAS THE ADDRESS OF THE "YIPPIE" NEW YORK CITY HEADQUARTERS AND THEIR TELEPHONE NUMBER. THE PAGE HAS THE SYMBOL "Y" WITH VARIATION DRAWINGS ON ITS POSITION AND THEIR MEANINGS. THERE ARE FAINT STAINS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGES. APPARENTLY, THE BOOKLET WAS LAID DOWN ON SOME LIQUID, PERHAPS COFFEE.THE STAINS DO NOT OBSCURE ANY OF THE TYPING OR MESSAGES. THIS IS A RARE ITEM THAT REFLECTS THE "YIPPIE" CULTURE AND PHILOSOPHY OF THE 1960'S. Size: 8 1/2" X 11" [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aah! Rare Chicago]
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        Robert Indiana-Love from Multiples-1968 Serigraph

      1968 - "Love from Multiples" by Robert Indiana, Unsigned Serigraph printed in 1968 from an edition size of 250. The overall size of the Serigraph is 15 x 15 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as B-: Good Condition, Signs of Handling and Age. Here is some supplemental information about the Serigraph: Original silk-screen produced by Robert Indiana in 1969 for Multiples. Edition size was 1000 impressions and this Silkscreen measures 15 x 15 inches. Paper break in the upper right corner of the print. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Art Wise]
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        Ernst Wilhelm Nay. Galerie im Erker am Gallusplatz St. Gallen.

      St. Gallen, Galerie Im Erker 1968. - 8°, 30 SS., 1 Bl., 15 teils farb. Tafeln, Orig.-Kart., Gut erhaltenes Exemplar, Nr. 99 von 100 Explen, im Impress. von Nay signiert; mit einer Orig.-Lithographie von Nay, handschr. signiert; beiliegend eine handschr. Grußkarte von Nay, ebenfalls signiert, [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Werner Steinbeiß]
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        South African Forces World War II, 8vols East African and Abyssinian Campaigns, a Gathering of Eagles, War in the Desert, Eagle Strike, Victory in Italy, Eagles Victorious, South Africa At War, Salute the Sappers (In Two Parts) 8 Volumes in 9 Books

      Cape Town: Purnell. Very Good+. 1968. Hardcover. Very Good+ set of 8 volumes in 9 books, Volume 8 is in two parts. All have dust jackets which have been wrapped. Some have edge wear and some don't, no names or marks. Set will be heavy and will require extra postage. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

      [Bookseller: Elders Bookstore]
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        Revolution for the Hell of it

      DIAL PRESS, NEW YORK 1968 - 1st Edition, 1st printing, on the inside of the front board has the writing "This Book was stolen from Grant's Book Store-Utica, New york, March 22, 1969. However, in 1971 the author wrote "Steal this Book," so I don't know if there is any reference to that book. The dj has light shelf/edge wear, tanned spine and edges, rubbed cover, NOT price clipped, and light creaseing to top spine edge. Book contains many b&w photos, good binding, clean body and unmarked text. Also, general shelf/edge wear, and rear interior board has a drawing of a man and a woman in black marker. Otherwise, great condition. DATE PUBLISHED: 1968 EDITION: FIRST ED 231 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Gnosis and the New Testament

      Oxford, Basil Blackwell, 1968.. Oktav, Org.-Ganzleinen, VIII, 145 (+1) S., Anstreichungen im Rand, sonst wohlerhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Stefan Wulf]
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        Lettera a un amico (e, indirettamente, a tutti gli altri)

      Roma, L'Arco, Bibliotheca Veronensis, 5 1968 - Con 5 litografie in nero e una serigrafia a colori originali di Nino Ricci (cm 22x28 - cm 27x38). Un saggio di Giuseppe Passalacqua. A cura di Giuseppe Appella. Folio (cm 35 x 49,5). pp. 8. . Ottimo (Fine). . Prima edizione di 33 es. numerati e firmati. . Quartini sciolti in camicia e custodia in tela (loose as issued in original cloth chemise and slip-case) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        Encyclopedia of violin-makers 2-Volume Set

      Paul Hamlyn, 1968, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Both volumes feature straight, tight cloth bindings, inner pages clean and unmarked. Dust jackets intact but with small tear to front cover vol. 2 and closed tears to flap and covers volume 1. Both jackets now contained in mylar covers. Color plates, tissue-guard overlays. Many b/w photos. Contents include: Part of the violin, Some tools of the violin-maker, Stringed instruments of the world, Alphabetical list of violin-makers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Music; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 39308.

      [Bookseller: Books On The Boulevard]
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        So Many Rooms Has A House But One Roof.

      Mexico City: , 1968. 16 pp. carbon typescript, stapled. 3 leaves extracted from The Minnesota Review, stapled. Six typed letters (one of which two leaves). Housed in two grey card folders. Good condition. Pre-publication carbon-copy typescript of this important American feminist and revolutionary's early poetry collection. Randall's author's note, included here, states: "So many rooms has a house but one roof came out of a death and a rebirth in revolutionary cuba, january – february, 1967. i was there to participate in the 'encuentro con ruban dario', along with some eighty other poets from all over the world . . . now the 12 sections are a year old, things have happened, but the change is in one direction only. el che is dead, and with him fear died. this, then, is a piece of the whole – eight years from the triumph of the revolution that produced – and is producing – the first free territory of america. margaret randall, mexico city – 12.67". There is also a notice observing "four sections of this manuscript were first published by Poetry Magazine (Chicago) in their february, 1968 issue. a limited, deluxe edition of the entire series will be brought out by c. w. truesdale's press in nyack, new york, and a popular edition will be done by Guerrilla Press in new york city". From the collection of British writer Arnold Wesker (1936–2016), to whom it was evidently sent. The typescript is accompanied by Randall's poem "The Black, Market" (five pages extracted from The Minnesota Review and stapled) inscribed, "for Arnold Wesker w/ all best, Margaret 6.68", and six piece of typewritten correspondence between the two writers, four typed letters signed from Randall to Wesker, and two copies of his replies. The correspondence, between Mexico and London, dates May–October 1968, and reveals Wesker's financial support for the poet struggling at the time with both political oppression and pregnancy. This period coincided with the Mexico Olympics, of which Randall remarks in one of the letters, "olympics & 'splendor' over now, and we wait for the inevitable strengthening of repression now the tourists have all gone home". One of the letters advertises the work of, and begs for funding to help, the revolutionary Mexican magazine Randall co-founded, El Corno Emplumado.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Welcome to the Monkey House

      Delacorte, 1968 A near fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket, First Delacorte Printing stated on the copyright page and the original price of $5.95 still on front flap of the jacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books ]
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        Soma, divine mushroom of immortality.

      - The Hague, Mouton, 1968. 4to (29.8 x 20.5 cm). xiii., 381, [i] pp., two full colour plates (illustrations), 17 tipped-in full colour photographic plates (I-XV, XXII; plate VIII with two photos tipped in, the second not counted), and six black and white photos (XVI-XX, and one not numbered), 10 numbered text figures, including one unnumbered text figure - possibly number 8 - tinted with red, three maps (labelled A, B, C), one folded chart. Original blue half calf with gilt border and gilt title on the spine. Fore edge uncut.l True first, being number 32 of the limited edition, described in the book as follows: "Of this book 680 copies have been made, designed by Giovanni Mardersteig and set in Dante type, of which two are designed A & B and the others are numbered from 1 to 678. The text and the illustrations have been printed by the Stamperia Valdonegga in Verona, except for the two plates in pochoir, which were executed in Paris by Daniel Jacomet et Cie. The paper was made by hand by Fratelli Magnani, Pescia, and the printing was finished in October 1968". This edition was published in the Hague, and is not a New York, NY Harcourt Brace edition, which is the simpler trade edition published after 1969. Oddly, there are New York copies on the market that supposedly belong to the same limited edition, but in their internet descriptions the number of illustrations (lower in the New York trade edition) is "wisely" not mentioned. This is Ethno-Mycological Studies I (sometimes erroneously listed as "Ethno-Mythological Studies"). In this work the writer, ethnomycologist and banker Robert Gordon Wasson (1898-1986), provides ample evidence for the important role that hallucinogenic mushrooms - in particular the ubiquitous mushroom Amanita muscaria (fly agaric) - play in various ancient and modern cultures. Slipcase wanting, otherwise a fine, unmarked, spotless copy. Volbracht, 2230. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Schierenberg]
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        High on the Wild with Hemingway

      Caldwell Idaho: Caxton Printers, 1968. DeLuxe Ltd Ed Only 950 Copies. Hardcover. Fine/VG+. 343 pp, profuse ill. 20 years with Hemingway in Northern Idaho and Montana. Fine in vg+ orig. slipcase. Deluxe edition. Limited to 950 copies. Leather onset with gilt of Hemingway facial outline. A lovely production. Large format, heavy book showing Hemingway doing all of the great outdoor things, because "best of all, he loved the fall." Super book for Hemingway fans.

      [Bookseller: Trophy Room Books]
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        The Iron Man

      Faber 1968 - A first edition, first printing published by Faber in 1968. A fine book without inscriptions in a near fine unclipped wrap per with some tiny spots to the base of the front panel. Some light wear to the spine tips and some little light handling marks to the rear panel. No repair, no loss or creasing. A much better copy than is usually encountered. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books ABA ILAB PBFA]
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        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

      New York: Atheneum, 1968. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Fine Book/Near Fine Dustjacket. 8 5/8" Tall. Black and White photographs and Diagrams. 1st Printing Stated First Edition. Xvi, 226 Pages, A Beautiful And Virtually As New Copy, From The Library Of A Former Librarian At Cal Tech. Book Cover Has Slight Fading Along Top Edge. Dj Is Original, Bright And Immaculate; Spine Top Edge With A 1/8" Closed Tear And Another 1/2" Closed Tear At Top Rear Edge Fold; Points Of Slight Rubbing And Miniscule Losses At Corners; Spine Very Slightly Faded.

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books]
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        Snow White

      London: Jonathan Cape, (1968). London: Jonathan Cape. (1968). First. Uncorrected proof of the first English edition. Fine in wrappers and fine proof dustwrapper with a publisher's stamp on the front panel. The author's first novel. Very scarce in this format. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        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

      New York: Atheneum, 1968. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Fine Book/Near Fine Dustjacket. 8 5/8" Tall. Black and White photographs and Diagrams. 1st Printing Stated First Edition. Xvi, 226 Pages, A Beautiful And Virtually As New Copy, From The Library Of A Former Librarian At Cal Tech. Book Cover Has Slight Fading Along Top Edge. Dj Is Original, Bright And Immaculate; Spine Top Edge With A 1/8" Closed Tear And Another 1/2" Closed Tear At Top Rear Edge Fold; Points Of Slight Rubbing And Miniscule Losses At Corners; Spine Very Slightly Faded.

      [Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books]
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        Hi-Ho!

      New York: The Museum of the City of New York, 1968. Limited Edition. Softcover. Very Good. Signed. Printed sheet music and facsimile of handwritten manuscript laid in stiff wraps with ribbon tie, in pictorial white slip case; limited edition, one of 250 copies signed by Ira Gershwin. Very Good with light toning and light soiling to slipcase, letter "A" penciled lightly in corner. Specially prepared for the Friends of the Theatre & Music Collection of the Museum of the City of New York to commemorate a special exhibit.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        GEORGIA O'KEEFFE - DRAWINGS

      New York, 1968. Portfolio set of 10 lithographs. Individually framed, accompanied by the original folding box. From an edition of 250, one of 230 signed. Fine. When Georgia O'Keeffe created the original drawing published in this limited edition print portfolio, she was still an unknown artist. The drawings, begun in 1915, are considered by art historians to be among the earliest and most individual manifestations of abstraction in American modern art. In 1968, O'Keeffe personally selected ten of her drawings - those that she though represented the range and variety of her work - for this project. Chip Benson, a MacArthur Prize-winning artist and a former Dean of the Yale School of Art, worked with Doris Bry, the leading authority on O'Keeffe's art, to create the prints. The lithographs were then published by Atlantis Editions, the imprint founded by Bry, and was the first of many collaborative projects undertaken by the pair. The ten drawings were printed in 300-line screen offset lithography; nine of the plates were made in black and white, and "Blue Lines" was printed in a striking blue. Two hundred thirty copies were numbered and signed by O'Keeffe herself. In the original folding box is also included a booklet with an introduction by art historian Lloyd Goodrich. The works exemplify O'Keeffe's use of undulating, spiral motifs, with swirling and delicate forms that draw in the eye and create dynamic compositions.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test

      first edition. NY, Farrar Straus and Giroux, 1968, first edition, dust jacket. Hardcover. This is Wolfe at his best following Ken Kesey and his Merry Pranksters in the wild, wacky, wonderful, and turbulent 1960s, with the wonderfully psychedelic front jacket illustration by Milton Glaser. Near fine.

      [Bookseller: James M. Dourgarian, Bookman]
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        Originalaffisch

      Övrigt tryckt och skrivet. Legal Visions. 1968. 85x62cm. Mycket gott skick. Originalaffisch av "Flickan med haschpipan" ett par små hål efter knappnål samt 1cm reva i vänster nederkant, ej störande.

      [Bookseller: Mina Böcker1]
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        Giant Night

      [New York]: Angel Hair, 1968. First Edition, First Printing. SIGNED by Anne Waldman on the final page, her first book and one of only 100 mimeographed copies. A meditation on "my little world," written when she and fellow poet Lewis Warsh were living on St. Mark's Place in the East Village. The poem is dated December 3, 1967, but was published by their Angel Hair imprint in 1968. Folio (14 inches / 35.7 cm), 4 unnumbered leaves, in stapled printed wrappers, featuring a beautiful cover illustration by George Schneeman, who often collaborated with New York School poets. Pages lightly toned, some soiling to the covers, half-inch tear and some rippling to the rear cover page. A Very Good copy. OCLC WorldCat lists 21 institutional holdings of this edition. Corinth reprinted Giant Night in 1970; that edition is readily obtainable. This true first edition, though, is very scarce to the market, especially in acceptable, collectible condition. SCARCE.

      [Bookseller: Le Bookiniste]
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        Skin Deep

      Hodder & Stoughton Ltd. London 1968 - First impression. Very good in dust wrapper. Signed by the author to the front free end paper and very scarce thus. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: David Cornell]
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        Divisions & other early poems

      Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press, 1968. Edition limited to 110 copies, 8vo, pp. [4], 19, [1]; unopened; original brown printed wrappers; fine. Printed on Shadwell, a paper handmade by Hamady. This copy out-of-series, but with a note on the wrapper flap: "This is a final proof copy. It is the same as the edition save that it is not numbered. Walter Hamady." But not quite the same as it is not signed by Creeley. Two Decades, 15.

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        2001: A Space Odyssey

      New York: New American Library, 1968. Fine/Fine. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED by Clarke on half-title. Clarke's novel, adapted from his short-story The Sentinel (1951), was written simultaneously with the screenplay for Stanley Kubrick's classic film and published shortly after the movie's release. "[The novel] is a fantasy-you need not believe it-but a fantasy by a master who is as deft at generating accelerating, almost painful suspense as he is knowledgeable and accurate (and fascinating) about the technical and human details of space flight and exploration. But it is finally the stretching of the imagination that is most enthralling as Mr. Clarke entices the reader into strange and magnificent conceptions of other forms of time, dimension and existence" (Eliot Fremont-Smith, New York Times ). New York: New American Library, 1968. Octavo, original cloth, original dust jacket. Book fine, dust jacket with a hint of wear at top of spine. Rare signed and in such good condition.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY

      New York: The New American Library, 1968. First edition. Fine in a bright fine first state price clipped dust jacket with a small closed tear to the rear panel. (8168). Octavo, boards. Novelization of the film screenplay by Clarke and Stanley Kubrick which was based in part on Clarke's short story "The Sentinel." Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-254. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2343-9.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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        Run Baby Run.

      Plainfield, NJ: Logos International, 1968. First edition of Cruz's autobiography. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by Nicky Cruz on the front free endpaper. Additionally signed by David Wilkerson, who as an evangelist led him to his conversion. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Written with Jamie Buckingham. Introduction by Billy Graham. Rare and desirable signed by Cruz and Wilkerson. The Cross and the Switchblade: Dave Wilkerson's best-selling dramatic book first introduced millions of readers to Nicky Cruz. He was a warlord of a vicious New York City gang, an experienced thief and mugger, and a hardened and violent street criminal all before he reached 18. Run Baby Run is the story of his desperate battle against drugs, alcoholism, and a violent environment, as he searched for a better way of life.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books ]
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        No Way to Treat a Lady

      NY: Harcourt, Brace & World (1968) - A truly superb Fine First Edition in equally Fine dust jacket of this (obviously unread copy), the enormously popular cult favorite by the acclaimed author. Basis for the successful 1968 film starring Rod Steiger, George Segal and Lee Remick, this is a very real collector’s copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mystery Pier Books, Inc.,ABAA, ILAB, ABA]
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