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      , 1968. 1968. INDIANA, Robert. Numbers. Containing 10 screenprints by Robert Indiana. By Robert Creeley. Illustrated with 10 screenprints. Large Folio, bound in original tan printed wrappers preserved in a new blue cloth box with red leather label. Stuttgart und Duesseldorf, Edition Domberger, 1968.The extremely rare large folio edition, which is not to be confused with the more commonly found 8vo edition. One of 250 copies signed by Indiana and Creeley. The text is both in English and German and accompanies the 10 celebrated color screenprints by Indiana.Indiana's bold series of numbers, spanning from one to nine and zero are simultaneously enriched and mellowed by the hand-made neutrality of Creeley's accompanying verses printed in black (English) and red (German) on thick brown paper. Complete sets of the large prints are now rare. In immaculate condition. Sheehan, Robert Indiana Prints 56. Castleman, A Century of Artists Books 211.

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        The Last Unicorn (SIGNED)

      New York: Viking Press, 1968. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition. INSCRIBED in year of publication "30 march 1968/Hoo-Ha! /Peter S. Beagle" with a drawing of a face inside the "P" of Peter. 8vo. 218 pp. Black cloth spine over blue paper covered boards in color printed dustjacket designed by Mel Williamson. book is in near fine condition (fading to upper page edges; minor wear to extremities) in very good dustjacket (wear to extremities, more so to spine ends & corners; slight fading to spine; narrow band of sunning & dampstaining to inside upper flap edges & down rear flap fold). A fantasy novel which follows the tale of a unicorn who believes she is the last of her kind in the world and undertakes a quest to discover what has happened to the other unicorns. In 1987, Locus ranked this book number five among the 33 "All-Time Best Fantasy Novels." It was made into an animated film in 1982 directed and produced by Rankin/Bass with a screenplay written by Beagle himself and with voice actors including Christopher Lee, Angela Lansbury, Alan Arkin, Jeff Bridges, and Mia Farrow.

      [Bookseller: Carpe Diem Fine Books]
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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: Two-Horse Press, 1968. Edition limited to 300 copies (this, no. 245 of the regular edition), signed by Mackley, 4to, pp. [6], 7-17, [5]; wood-engraved text illustrations in red throughout; red printed paper wrappers. Accompanied by a portfolio of 68 wood engravings, one being in color, all fine and housed in a clamshell box. Designed and printed by Will and Sebastian Carter at the Rampant Lions Press.

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        Outer Dark

      Random House, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good. Not Ex-Library Copy.. Hardcover Edition With Dustjacket..Nice Copy. Text Unmarked..Not Ex-Library Copy...Dustjacket Is Not Clipped..No Remainder Mark..Not A Bookclub Edition..Stated First Edition, First Printing..Dustjacet Has One Scratch On The Front As Seen In Photo

      [Bookseller: Thomas Savage, Bookseller]
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        Libro Maleta. 1 - Octavio Paz: Marcel Duchamp o el castillo de la pureza; 2 - Marcel Duchamp: Textos. traduccion de Tomas Segovia; 3 - Una reproduccion en lamina de claracil del Gran Vidrio; 4 - Tre laminas en color: Desnudo que desciende una escalera, La novia, El rey y la reyna rodeados de desnudos rapidos; 5 - Un sobre con nueve reproducciones; 6 - Un albun fotografico

      Ediciones Era, Mexico 1968 - Completo di tutte le parti e in ottimo stato di conservazione 62 con 4 tavv. f.t. in nero e 8 ill. a colori applicate sul foglio; 69 con ill. e tavv. in nero e altre parti descritte p. 315x215 mm cartella in tela edit. con cofanetto

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        OSM DNI.

      Praha [Prague]: Zari, 1968. - ASSOCIATION COPY OF THE CZECH POET'S CLASSIC WORK, PUBLISHED AS A SIGNED LIMITED EDITION AND ADDITIONALLY INSCRIBED BY SEIFERT TO THE ACTOR JIRI VOSKOVEC - Octavo, 9-1/2 inches high by 6-1/4 inches wide. Softcover, bound with a red silk cord in stiff printed creamy white wraps with the title and author's name stamped in black above the initials "TGM" [i.e. T.G. Masaryk] embossed in blind on the front cover. The covers are very slightly soiled. 28 pages plus the colophon, with poems printed in black and titled in red, illustrated with 4 plates printed in gray and black after drawings by Josef Capak. Near fine. Limited edition of 300 numbered copies on handmade paper, signed & dated "28.X.68" by the author.An association copy of this signed limited edition, additionally inscribed in Czech by Seifert to fellow Devetsil poet, the great Czech actor/writer Jiri Voskovec and dated "16.XI.68".The typography is by Oldrich Hlavsa.This publication of Seifert's classic work was inspired by the Prague Spring of 1968 and prepared by Rudolf Havel. In April of 1968, Seifert headed a committee formed by the Writer's Union to rehabilitate literary figures who were persecuted after the Communist takeover in 1948.Jaroslav Seifert (1901-1986) was a leading member of the avant-garde in Czechoslovakia during the 1920's. He was one of the founders of the journal Devetsil. Seifert was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1984 "for his poetry which endowed with freshness, sensuality and rich inventiveness provides a liberating image of the indomitable spirit and versatility of man".Seifert's cycle of poems, "Osm dni" [Eight Days], first published in 1937, expresses the mood of mourning following the death of the founder and first President of Czechoslovakia Thomas Garrigue Masaryk on September 14, 1937.Jiri [George] Voskovec was born Jiri Wachsmann [1905-1981]. He was a much revered Czech actor and playwright. After World War 1 Voskovec appeared with Jan Werich [1905-1980] as one of a comic duo in the tradition of Laurel and Hardy. "Together with Jaroslav Jezek, the father of Czech jazz, they moulded dadaism, circus, jazz, Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and American vaudeville into a new art form. They created a new form of intellectual political musical." - [Josef Skvorecky: "All the Bright Young Men and Women"]. Having created a sensation with their "Vest Pocket Revue" in April 1927, V + W were invited to join the Devetsil theatre group in May. In 1929 they renamed the group "Liberated Theatre" ["Osvobozene Divadlo"] and they took over every element of the productions. During the 1930s the productions of V + W became increasingly anti-fascist and their "Liberated Theatre" was eventually forced to close in 1938. The following year they fled to the United States. After World War 2 Voskovec settled permanently in the U.S. and Werich returned to Czechoslovakia. Both actors went on to have long careers in film, Voskovec appearing in 72 movies and Werich in more than 50. Four of their stage works were made into films: "Powder and Gasoline" [1931], "Your Money or Your Life" [1932], "Heave-ho" [1934], and "The World Belongs to Us" [1937]. Voskovec is known for his role as Juror #11 in "12 Angry Men". [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.]
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        POESIA DEL SETTECENTO

      EINAUDI, TORINO 1968 - PARNASO ITALIANO, I MILLENNI ITALIANO Due volumi, n. 27 della collana, 8° parte del Parnaso, entrambi con coperta rigida in tutta tela con piatti color crema, dorso grigio con elegante cornice d'oro e bordeaux e con titoli e fregio sempre in oro, con velina, all'antiporta illustrazione a colori, pagine ottimamente conservate con numerose illustrazioni fuori testo, cofanetto rigido con piatti illustrati e con lievi segni del tempo

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        Offering flowers . . . The Aztecs had a Feast

      [Guildford, England], [Circle Press], [1968] - 3 color silkscreen broadside. 20 x 30 inches. One of 100 signed (by Tyson) , numbered and dated impressions.OCLC Number: 16952276[broadside statement, opening words] From the original Nahuatl texts recorded by Bernardino de Sahagun C16th, in the Florentine Codex, arranged by Jerome Rothenberg from translations by Arthur J.O. Anderson & Charles E. Dibble, & printed in J R's Technicians of the Sacred, Doubleday .Provenance: Peter Howard, Serendipity Books. Berkeley. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Dejiste Stávky.

      Praha 1968 - 4°, 31 (1) S., 2 Bll. in losen Bögen mit 4 ganzseitigen Orig.-Grafiken von Clara Istlerová, Orig.-Broschur mit Orig.-Schmuckschuber. Erste tschechische Ausgabe.- Eines von 35 nummerierten Exemplaren.- 58. Druck der Edice Speciálky F. Muziky.- Auf Titel eigenhändige Widmung des Autors in französischer Sprache an den schweizer Verleger Robert Altmann geschrieben mit verschiedener Farbe, auf Vorblatt ganzseitige Zeichnung des Autors.- In keiner Bibliothek über KVK nachweisbar.- Schuber geringfügig angeplatzt, sonst sehr schönes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Eckert & Kaun GbR]
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        It's All Zoo

      Doubleday, Garden City 1968 - First edition. Fine in a lightly rubbed, very good dustwrapper with very light wear and a modest tear on the rear panel. Author's first book, a humorous novel. Browne later wrote the Harrowhouse series of novels. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Fünf Porträts.

      [Berlin um ] 1968 - Etwa 29 : 25 cm. Tusche auf Papier mit ausgesparten Gucklöchern. Signiert. Es handelt sich um schnell getuschte Porträts, teils mit geringen Vorzeichnungen mit Bleistift, die auf Papiereinkaufstüten aufgeklebt wurden und dann gleichsam als »Narrenmasken« dienten. Die fünf Künstler stülpten sich diese Masken über den Kopf und traten so auf Kunstausstellungen oder in der Öffentlichkeit auf. Diese Aktion galt wohl eher als eine Persiflage auf die Happeningkultur der Popgeneration, diente aber als gelungene Werbeaktion: Die Künstlergruppe als Bürgerschreck und Bohemiens sorgten für Aufmerksamkeit. - Diese Gelegenheitsarbeiten waren nach Benutzung obsolet und wurden meist entsorgt. Hier ist ein seltener, wahrscheinlich einziger Beleg zur Verkleidungstechnik der »Rixdorfer« überliefert. - Ali Schindehütte, Josi Vennekamp, Uwe Bremer und Arno Waldschmidt haben ihre Selbstporträts signiert. Das Porträt von Günter Bruno Fuchs fertigte und signierte Arno Waldschmidt. - Als Trägertüten dienten Tüten der Firma »Bärenmarke« (4) und »Hansa-Pils« (1). Die Authentizität ist durch Albert Schindehütte bestätigt. -Gebrauchs- und Lagerspuren. 2.000 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Halkyone]
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        The Whale With a Jail

      Funk and Wagnalls 1968 - First Printing. Decorated blue cloth. Near Fine -- tight, bright and unmarked. Priced ($3.50) jacket has a few minor scuff marks. A whale hires a snail to care for the mail in his jail until a gingerale gale puts the jail up for sale [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Picture Book Cottage]
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        Fong and the Indians

      Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1968 First USA Edition. Fine book in a Fine price clipped Dust Jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. Bright, fresh copy of the authors 2nd novel, set in a mythical East African Country.. Signed by Author. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: MDS Books]
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        Fong and the Indians (Signed)

      Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1968. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Fine. First edition, first printing. Original grey cloth, blue and gilt spine. Except for slight dulling of the spine gilt, this is a fine copy in a fine dustwrapper (not price-clipped). Signed by Theroux on the title page.

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        General Stud Books, Volumes 1 through 36 – (thru 1968).

      J.P. Weatherby, London - Hardcovers. Many leather bound, covers similar but not identical. Most in Gd to VG condition, one book cover is bent. Vol 36 contains 2 books. It will take about 6-1/4 feet of shelf space to display all the books in a single standing position. Extra charges for shipping and insurance. Will only ship by land in U.S. or Canada due to weight and volume. Will sell as complete set only. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Larimar Animal Books]
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        Uncommon Autograph Letter Signed, on art reproduction post card of a Thomas Eakins painting., postmarked New York, New York, Jan. 9, 1968

      - Johns writes to actress Ruth Ford using red felt tip pen on the address side of the card as well as the message side. He draws a wavy line down the center as if to cover the vertical type separating the two sides. "Dear Ruth, I've just got back into the city & find things a bit confused - I may be moving into a new place this [month crossed out] week. I'll call you about 'the Beard' next week. I would love to take you to see it if my housing problem is not completely out of hand by then. I hope it will not be but I try to learn to be like Mayor Lindsay, 'Neither optimistic - nor pessimistic.' As ever, Jasper." The post card was mailed in an envelope addressed to Ford by Johns in the same red ink. John Lindsay was Mayor of New York at the time. Ruth Ford was a Broadway actress, married to Zachary Scott until his death in 1965. She then lived in The Dakota, in Manhattan, with her brother, Charles Henri Ford. Charles was a poet and photographer, known as America's first Surrealist poet. He was the editor of "View" magazine. Charles was a friend of Andy Warhol. Michael McClure, the beat poet who wrote the play Johns mentions, "The Beard," was also a friend of Warhol's. The circle of beat poets, American Surrealists, and Pop artists in the 1950s and '60s arts scene in New York included all of these people as well as Robert Rauschenberg and his partner, Jasper Johns. Michael McClure's play, "The Beard," first opened at the Actor's Workshop Theater in San Francisco, December 18, 1965 and was regarded as highly controversial. When the play moved to the Fillmore in New York for the 1967-1968 theater season, it won two Obie Awards. In the letter offered here postmarked 1968, Johns clearly refers to the New York performance. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Schulson Autographs, Ltd.]
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        Jasper Johns

      Harry N Abrams Inc 1968 - Green cloth over boards. Clean and tight. B/W illustrations throughout. 41 hand-tipped plates in color. 195 pages. DJ has slight tanning on spine. In archival cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bearly Read Books]
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        Manhattan 1923 - 1997). Study for Preparedness. Museum Ludwig Köln. Siebdruck von 1989. Signiert. 70 x 90 cm.

      Aus der Achenbach Art Edition, Düsseldorf.- Das Werk erschien erstmals 1968 in einer Größe von ca. 3 x 5,5 m als Protest gegen Kriegsmaschinerie und Reaktion auf den Vietnam Krieg.-

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Daniel Schramm e.K.]
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        The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test

      Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York 1968 - 416 pp. Price of $5.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Traces of wear to top of spine panel and top of rear fold, a tiny area of discoloration to bottom textblock, slight fading to topstain, some age toning to edges of boards, name written on free front endpaper. Overall, a very attractive copy of this classic of the 1960s. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Evening Star Books]
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        THE LAST UNICORN

      New York: The Viking Press, [1968].. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Signed inscription by Beagle to "David," "who, for an editor, / gives every sign of / being human. / Very suspicious," dated 31 March 1981 on the dedication page. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-24. Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 38. Schlobin, The Literature of Fantasy 75. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature II, pp. 530-33. Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, pp. 50-1. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with just a hint of rubbing to black background ink along rear flap fold. A very nice copy. (#155516)

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        Sapfó, o de la educación

      Estudio Gráfico Raúl Veroni, Buenos Ayres 1968 - Colophon: En el año 1956 se publicaron, en separata editada por la Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, la introducción y los versos de Sapfó que aquí se reproducen. La versión castellana, directamente del griego, fue realizada por D. Miguel Alfredo Olivera; las líneas de Alceo, en cambio, las tradujo su maestro, el profesor Francisco Capella, quien durante varios años ocupara la cátedra de griego en dicha Facultad. Se han impreso 22 ejemplares: 2, nominativos, sobre papel de origen japonés; 3 en Japón y 17 en Fabriano Umbria, de manufactura italiana, numerados correlativamente del 1 al 20. Autentican cada ejemplar las firmas del traductor y de quien edita esta limitada edición, Raúl Veroni. Este, asimismo, grabó las litografías que la ornan y compuso la tipografía a mano terminándola de imprimir en febrero de 1968 en su Estudio Gráfico. Este es el ejemplar Nº 8. This copy number 8 of 52 on paper Fabriano Umbria. Illustrated with lithograpies engraving by Raúl Veroni 19 pp páginas [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria de Antano (ILAB & ABA Members)]
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        Brauer. Malerei des Phantastischen Realismus. Mit Beiträgen von Erich Brauer, Pierre Restany und Alfred Schmeller.

      Qu.-Gr.-8. Mit zahlr. tlw. ganzs. bzw. farb. Abbildungen im Text u. auf Tafeln sowie 8 sign. Orig.-Radierungen auf Japan-Papier von Arik Brauer. 59 S., 2 Bll., OKunstldr. m. OCellophanumschlag in OLwd.-Schuber. Erstausgabe. - Nr. 240 von 250 Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe mit den acht handsignierten Orig.-Radierungen auf Japan-Papier. - Enthält am Ende ein Vollständiges Verzeichnis aller Ölbilder und Aquarelle bis Sommer 1968. - Koschatzky G 27/I-VIII Arntz I, 22.

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        Please Plant this Book

      Graham Mackintosh 1968 - First edition. Stiff cream wraps containing eight unopened seed packets with a short Brautigan poem on each side, planting instructions on the other. Near Fine. Light offsetting from seeds on a few packets. Wraps very faintly rubbed and toned, but generally quite bright. A rare and unique poetry book from the author Trout Fishing in America, metaphorically connecting the flower generation to its successors, the back-to-the-land and environmental movements. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Farbiges Voll-Faksimile der Handschrift C der F.F

      Hofbibliothek Donaueschingen mit Kommentarband. Zus. 2 Bde. Stuttgart, Müller u. Schindler, 1968. 116 Bl. (Faksimile) 2 Bl., 48 S., 115 Bl. (Kommentar). Brauner Lederband mit Deckelblindprägung (Faks.) u. Orig.-Halblederband (Kommentar) in Leinen-Schuber Schuber etw. bestoßen. Eins von 500 nummerierten Exemplaren des aufwendig gestalteten Faksimiles. Der von Heinz Engels herausgegebene Kommentarband liegt hier in der für den Vertrieb durch die Phaidon-Press erstellten Ausgabe mit englischsprachigem Titelblatt und einleitendem Text in Englisch (6 S.) vor (der restliche Text in Deutsch). Enthalten sind die Beiträge "Die Handschrift und ihre Provenienz" von Erna Huber und "Die Handschrift C des Nibelungenliedes und der Klage" von Heinz Engels sowie eine zeilen- und seitenidentische Transkription des Textes der Handschrift.

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        The Pill versus the Springhill Mine Disaster

      Four Seasons Foundation, San Francisco 1968 - First printing in wrappers. Light soiling to rear cover. Signed and dated by Brautigan in the year of publication. Book is protected in a custom cut clear mylar cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cahill Rare Books]
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        A Signed Typed Note On His Illustrated Letterhead With An Additional Original Drawing

      Sebastopol: (Charles Schulz), 1968. Original Letter. No Binding. Very Good +. Charles Schulz. Signed by Author(s). A Letter On His Illustrated Stationary, Typed And Signed As "Sparky", Dated June 24, 1968, To Actress Marjorie Lord Hale, The Snoopy Figure At Bottom Enhanced With Schulz's Ink Drawing Of Snoopy's Thought "That Marjorie... There's A Real Girl!". Also With The Illustrated Schulz Envelope, With Her Typed Address.

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        Pretty Maids All in a Row

      Delacorte Press, (New York) 1968 - First edition. Corners slightly bumped else near fine in a very good spine darkened dustwrapper with rubbing and short tears. Inscribed by the author. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Sammlung von 13 handgeschriebenen, collagierten und zum Teil übermalten Briefumschläge an die edition et Berlin.

      1966-1968. - Die Couverts mit verschiedenen Absendern: Reykiavik, Providence, Schloss Stockau. 9 Umschläge meist in Air Mail Standard Briefumschlägen. 4 Grossbriefumschläge mit Zeichnungen, Collagen und Übermalungen, die jeden davon zu einem Kunstwerk machen. -

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        NEOPOSITIVISMO, ANALISI DEL LINGUAGGIO E CIBERNETICA

      EINAUDI, TORINO 1968 - SAGGI ITALIANO Pagine brunite ai bordi e con appunti e sottolineature con penne colorate, coperta morbida ingiallita ai bordi ed al dorso e con lievi segni del tempo

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Xerox Book). Carl Andre, Robert Barry, Douglas Huebler, Joseph Kosuth, Sol LeWitt, Robert Morris, Lawrence Weiner.

      Seth Siegelaub & John W. Wendler., New York. 1968 - From the edition limited to 1,000 copies. The curator Seth Siegelaub invited the seven artists to participate in a project that soon became well known as 'the xerox book'. Siegelaub s idea was to transfer the physical space of an exhibition onto the pages of a book. He asked the seven artists to each contribute 25 pages of art work produced with the help of a xerox machine. 'Using the serial possibilities of electrostatic copying processes, the seven artists who contributed to this work were able to transform their drawings and objects by simply arranging them on the surface of a Xerox machine and printing them in sequence. As with many copies of letters that were the ordinary result of photocopying, until artists started using it, bits of dust and incomplete or solarized lines and solids changed their fidelity to the typewritten and drawn originals. In this work, those imperfections have been exploited by artists for whom the process of art making itself was their subject.' (Castleman). One of the seminal conceptual artist books. [Ref. Castleman 112; Lippard - Six Years: The dematerialization of the art object, p.64; Maffei & De Donno - Sol Lewitt Artist's Books, p. 29]. pp. 184. Illustrated throughout with xeroxed work by each of the 7 artists. Original publisher's white wrappers, with glassine jacket. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tim Byers Art Books]
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        Entwicklungsplan der Stadt Selb

      Grafischer Betrieb Franz Dietrich, Selb, Germany 1968 - Oblong folio. 78pp. Original paper-covered boards printed in black, red, and silver. Scarce graphic monograph documenting the urban planning and modern development of the German city, Selb. The city is located in the Fichtelgebirge, bordering the Czech Republic. Selb is also known as the "Porzellanstadt", famous for the manufacturing of fine porcelain. The project was headed by Professor Dr. Walter Gropius and the Architects Collaborative Inc., whose members were Alex Cvijanovic, Dr. Hans Buchwald, Robert Yelton, Prof. Edward Hörmann and Matthew Dillingham. Transport and industrial design was in the hands of Prof. Dr. Kurt Leibbrand und Verkehrs- und Industrieplanung GMBH. Profusely illustrated with color and b/w maps, plans, few drawings, as well as b/w reproductions of photographs. The constructions was divided into four major Baustufen (building phases), using the heart of the city as a starting point. Includes a color table with an overview of the Baustufen. Walter Gropius was the founder of the famous Bauhaus. Along with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier he is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of modern architecture. A year after the publication of this work Walter Gropius passed away at the age of 86. Minor staining and scuffing on boards. Head of spine slightly bumped. Text in German. Tight copy with binding in very good, interior in near fine condition. Contents: Vorwort - Oberbürgermeister Christian Höfer / Das Herz der Stadt als Ausgangspunkt der Panung - Prof. Dr. Walter Gropius / Bestandsaufnahme: Landschaft, Wirtschaft, Bevölkerung, Wohnungen, Verkehr / Stadtpalnung; Diagrammatisch dargestellte Lösungen: Stadtmitte, Grünanlagen, Höhenstaffelung, Industrie, Wohnungen / Verkehrsplanung; Diagrammatisch dargestellte Lösungen / Durchführung: Entwicklung in 4 Baustufen / Durchführung; Verkehr: Knotenpunkte, Parkplatzbedarf, Fahrspurenplan / Zusammenfassung der 4 Baustufen: Stadtmitte, Stadterweiterung, Hauptstrassennetz, Gesamtübersicht. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Auf den Marmorklippen. Mit zehn Radierungen von Hans Fronius.

      Stuttgart, Ernst Klett, (1968). . Des Coudres/MühleisenB 12 h. - Nr. 91 von 250 numerierten u. vom Autor SIGNIERTEN Exemplaren. Die 10 Original-Radierungen von Hans Fronius druckte die Kunstanstalt Walter Fischer in Wien, sie sind vom Künstler Blatt für Blatt SIGNIERT. Das Buch gestaltete Carl Keidel, es wurde in der Dante-Antiquagesetzt u. auf Zerkall-Bütten gedruckt von der Offizin Chr. Scheufele, Stuttgart; den Einband fertigte C. H. Schwabe, Stuttgart. - Hans Fronius (1903-1988), mehrfach ausgezeichneter österreichischer Maler, Graphiker u. Illustrator (Austria-Forum AEIOU). - Gepflegtes, wohlerhaltenes Exemplar.

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        Jacob Lawrence-Skowhegan School-1968 Lithograph-SIGNED

      1968 - "Skowhegan School" by Jacob Lawrence, Signed Lithograph printed in 1968. The overall size of the Lithograph is 29.5 x 20.5 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling. Here is some supplemental information about the Lithograph: Signed in pencil by Jacob Lawrence promoting the exhibition and sale at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, October 4th-13th, 1968. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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