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        Business Adventures / Twelve classic tales from the worlds of Wall Street and the modern American corporation

      Weybright and Talley, New York 1969 - Although this copy is entirely bound in black cloth with apple green endpapers (just like the similarly sized trade editions) and states "Third printing, February, 1969" to copyright page, the absence of any price from the (unclipped) jacket front flap, and the presence of a small, square deboss to bottom of rear board at spine, tell us this is in fact a book-club edition. Author Brooks, who wrote regularly for the New Yorker (where all of these pieces first appeared, albeit "in different form"), here gives us 50 pp. on the fate of the Ford Edsel (presumably condensed from his earlier, 1963 book of that title), with additional chapters on the rise of Xerox; on David Lilienthal; on the price-rigging of industrial transformers and generators by Westinghouse, GE, and others (as revealed to the public by Sen. Estes Kefauver); on the weird social and economic distortions caused by the intricacies of the federal income tax, etc. Business. 399 pp. including index. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Door Into The Dark

      London: Faber and Faber, 1969. Near Fine. Uncorrected page proof in the form on unbound signatures, page edges untrimmed. Author, title, and "file" in pencil on blank first page, else near fine. In an envelope addressed to another poet in an unknown hand. Issued before a formal proof would have been issued, and probably circulated to only a handful of people beyond the author. Rare.

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

      Paris; A l'Erotiade; 1969 - First edition, first printing. Number 119 from an edition of 300 copies. (Numbers 1 to 30 issued with a signed drypoint etching print and various additional material, numbers 31 to 150 issued with the same signed drypoint etching print and numbers 150 to 300 issued without the etching). Signed on both the etching (number 119/150) and the colopphon. Printed on loose Rives paper and held in satin boards with gilt titles. in Contained in a slightly faded slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Les aventures de Tintin au pays des Soviets.

      Studios Hergé 1969 29,5x22,5 cm. 142 pp. Illustrated. Publisher's cloth, title on upper cover and spine. Minor wear to extremeties but overall very good. A limited reprint of the original 1930 edition. Presentation copy with dedication from Hergé to his Swedish publisher Arne Mossberg: "un souvenir d'un séjour - trop court, hélas! - à Stockholm", signed Hergé and dated 3.11.70. Printed in a limited edition of 500 copies, this is no. 353.

      [Bookseller: Rönnells Antikvariat AB]
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        Wines of the World

      Arcadia Press. Arcadia Press, London, 1969. Hardcover. No. 30 of a LIMITED EDITION of 265 copies BOUND BY ZAEHNSDORF of London and SIGNED by Andre L. Simon, full red morocco binding with grape cluster and vine leaves motif on the front cover, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers.  A fine copy in the original cloth-bound lined Solander box, the latter being slightly finger-marked and partially faded, but otherwise clean and sound. A stunning copy. . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1969.

      [Bookseller: The Plantagenet King]
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        NOTES OF A DIRTY OLD MAN - SIGNED

      Essex House, North Hollywood 1969 - Octavo (17cm); pictorial card wrappers; 255,[1]pp. Signed by the author vertically along right side of front wrapper. Signature a bit smudged, some trivial wear to extremities, with a short, hair-line tear at crown; Near Fine and unread. Volume collecting a large portion of Bukowski's "Notes of a Dirty Old Man" column which he wrote for Open City between May, 1967 and February, 1969. The column and subsequent publication of the book made Bukowski more famous than nearly anything else he did throughout his career. The Essex House edition precedes the more common City Lights publication by four years. Uncommon signed. Krumhansl 29a. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Captain Ahab's Rare Books]
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        Six Rusticated, Wall-Eyed Poems

      Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore 1969 - An elaborate limited edition, oversized approximately 18 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches. Consists of 6 full color silkscreen plates, printed introduction leaf, title page, and colophon page signed by both the writer and artist, housed together in white plastic case. This copy a Proof, as noted, aside from the regular edition of 200. All plates and leaves in fine condition, the plastic case with some soiling and chipping to edges. Uncommon. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        EMPHYRIO

      Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City 1969 - Octavo. cloth. "A young man attempts to free the people of the semi-ruined city of Ambroy on the planet Halma from the benign oppression of the Lords.This is one of his best novels." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 118. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1163. Hewett and Mallett, The Work of Jack Vance, A34. Cover to Dell paperback edition affixed to rear paste-down, a nearly fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with a little rubbing to corner tips, edges and spine ends. (21522) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr, Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB]
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        The Paintings of Titian - Volume One, The Religious Paintings, 1969; Volume Two, The Portraits, 1971; Volume Three, The Mythological and Historical Paintings, 1975

      Phaidon 1969 - All are first editions. There are a few very light creases to the pages, otherwise the books are in very good/excellent condition, with no inscriptions. The dustjackets are also in very good/excellent condition - two are in protective sleeves. Further photos are available upon request. The books are just over 12" tall, and are very heavy at approx 7kg - overseas postage may be possible depending on destination but will be expensive, please enquire before buying. A very scarce set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Helen Barlow Books]
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        Notebook 1967-68

      New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1969. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author to another poet: "For - with affection from Cal."

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Das Flugzeug. Städtisches Museum Mönchengladbach. 14. August bis 14. September 1969.

      Mönchengladbach. Städtisches Museum Mönchengladbach. 1969 - Auflage 330 Exemplare. 21 x 17 cm. OPapp-Kassette. Die montierte Abbildung und der Text auf der Rückseite wie meist mit etwas stärkerem Leimdurchschlag, die Box marginal gebeult. Innen im Deckel ein kleiner weißer Farbklecks. Die linke Kante etwas ausgeblichen. Gutes Exemplar. Nummer 114 von 330 nummerierten Exemplaren. Papp-Kassette mit montierter Schnur von Innendeckel zu Deckelboden. Symbolisiert "die größte Spannweite - des Flugzeuges - entsprechend der Schnurlänge in dieser Kassette". Vorderseite der Schachtel mit Bildnis Panamarenkos vor einem Flugzeugtriebwerk, rückseitig Text von Johannes Cladders. [Nicht bei Glasmeier, Die Bücher der Künstler].

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Frank Hermann]
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        moderne eisenbahn / eisenbahn magazin (Modellbahn) 1969-2010. Lückenlose Folge der Zeitschrift mit 42 Jahrgängen der Jahre 1969 - 2010 (Jahrgang 7 bis Jahrgang 48), gebunden in 68 Bücher.

      Standort: P-Keller 4, gering abweichend. Rote Leinenbände mit silber- bzw. goldgeprägten Rückentiteln. Eingebunden zumeist 2 bzw. 6 Hefte pro Buch (Halbjahresbände), (Ausnahme 1969 - 1971) siehe auch Anmerkungen. Inhaltsverzeichnisse jeweils vorab eingebunden, die farbigen Titelblätter mit enthalten. Viele Artikel aus den Rubriken Eisenbahn und Modellbahn, reichhaltig und größtenteils farbig bebildert. Branchenübliche Anzeigen. Die Bände gutem und sauberem Zustand. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. Die Hefte (jeweils Januar bis Dezember, von Doppelnummern abgesehen) 1969 - 1971 eingebunden in 2 Bücher / Die Hefte 1972 - 1983 jeweils in einem Buch pro Jahr / ab 1984: Halbjahresbände mit jeweils 6 Heften. -- Auswahl aus den Rubriken: Eisenbahn: Aktuelle Berichte, Entlang der Schiene, Interview, Industrie- und Werkbahn, Museumsbahnen, Eisenbahn-Geschichte, Lokomotiv-Technik, Reiseziele /// Modellbahn: Neu im Schaufenster, Das Vorbild als Vorbild, Anlagen-Gestaltung, Bausätze-Zurüstteile, Tips + Kniffe, Club-Anlagen, Anlagenbau u.a. ----- Versand erfolgt innerhalb Deutschlands in 6 Packstücken zu insgesamt 50 Euro Porto, Eu-Versand zu 100, restliche Länder bitte erfragen. Eisenbahntechnik, Modellbau, Verkehrswesen

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        What I'm Going To Do, I Think

      New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969. Very Good/Good. Fourth printing. Some sunning to the boards, a very good copy in a tattered, good only dustwrapper. Author's first book, Inscribed to novelist James Jones: "Let me acknowledge, please, in this dedication, my connection to Jim Jones, with love, Larry Woiwode." The printed dedication does not acknowledge Jones.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Notes and Projects for the Large Glass

      Thames and Hudson, London 1969 - 217 p. 43 cm. White cloth hardcover. Acetate dustjacket with coloured designs. Jacket has large chips and tears. Inside like new. Duchamp is considered by many to be one of the most important artists of the 20th century, his output having influenced the development of post-World War I Western art. His ideas for the work known as The Large Glass began in 1913. Over the years he made numerous notes and studies, as well as preliminary works for the piece. This attractive volume consists of facsimiles of Duchamp's handwritten notes with English translations. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Attic Books (ABAC, ILAB)]
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        Il giardino misterioso (Visione misteriosa, Il prato misterioso)

      Milano, Giorgio Upiglio, 1969 - Acquaforte e bulino. Tiratura: 60 es. su carta a mano + X es. su carta Giappone + alcune p.d.a. (alcuni es. colorati a mano dall'Artista). cm 24,5x34,7 (Foglio 50x60). pp. . Ottimo (Fine). . Tiratura: 60 + X + alcune p.d.a. . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        Gebetbuch Karl d. Kühnen. Faksimile-Ausgabe. Mit 20 ganzseitigen Miniaturen, 14 Figuralinitialen und 16 kleinen Heiligenbildern. Alle Textseiten mit seitlichen Zierleisten, Drolerien und kalligraphischen Verzierungen.

      Graz Akademische Druck- u VErlagsanstalt () 1969 - Gr.-8°. I, 182, 2 Bll. Orig.-Samteinband über 4 Bünden mit Ganzgoldschnitt u. 1 vergold. Schließe. (Samt an den Kanten u. an den Kapitalen ganz minimal berieben). Codex 1857 der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek. Erstauflage 1000 Exemplare. Mit Kontrollblatt. - Die Entstehungszeit dieses flandrischen Gebetsbuches, dem Stundenbuch der Maria von Burgund, liegt zwischen 1470 und 1480.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Osthoff]
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        Door Into The Dark

      London: Faber and Faber, 1969. Near Fine. Uncorrected page proof in the form on unbound signatures, page edges untrimmed. Author, title, and "file" in pencil on blank first page, else near fine. In an envelope addressed to another poet in an unknown hand. Issued before a formal proof would have been issued, and probably circulated to only a handful of people beyond the author. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        SYLVESTER AND THE MAGIC PEBBLE

      - STEIG,WILLIAM. SYLVESTER AND THE MAGIC PEBBLE. NY: Simon & Schuster / Windmill (1969). Large 4to (9 1/4 x 12 1/4"), green cloth, top edge very slightly faded and small, narrow brown spot on endpaper else VG+ in dust wrapper (not price clipped, no award medal, some old mends on verso and some soil, few chips). Stated 1st edition. Illustrated by Steig in color on every page. CALDECOTT AWARD WINNER. Bader (p.562-3) says "Sylvester is the rare book that merits the accolade 'a born classic'.it is also a great picture book." Quite hard to find in the first edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        L' Italia del Seicento 1600 - 1700

      MILANO: RIZZOLI EDITORE, 1969. IIIED. Rilegato. BUONO. 12,5 19. USATO

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        Il cappotto

      Roma, Il Torcoliere, 1969 - Cartella di 8 serigrafie originali a colori, tirata in 99 esemplari numerati da 1 a 99, più 6 prove d'artista. Serigrafie stampate presso la Stamperia Böer di Amburgo tra il gennaio e il marzo 1969. Ogni stampa è firmata e numerata a matita dall'Artista / A suite of 8 original screen prints in an edition of 99, plus 6 artist's proofs, each numbered and signed by the Artist. The screen prints have been printed by Böer, Hamburg. Elenco delle opere / Works: "Nella stanza" (6 colori), "Ritorno" (6 colori), "Help!" (6 colori), "Io vengo" (8 colori), "Melanconia" (7 colori), "Sotto il cappotto" (6 colori), "Prego, s'accomodi" (6 colori), "Contemplazione" (6 colori). Allegato un foglio con presentazione in italiano e inglese di Renato Guttuso. Copia 48/99. Cm 75x61. pp. 8. . Ottimo (Fine). . Edizione originale di 99+6 es. numerati e firmati . . Fogli sciolti in cartelletta (loose as issued in original portfolio) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        Neil Armstrong Signed Apollo 11 Liftoff.

      - Image of the Saturn V rocket during the Apollo 11 during liftoff. Boldly signed on the image, "Neil Armstrong Apollo 11." In fine condition. The image measures 6 inches by 4 inches. Double matted and framed. The entire piece measures 12 inches by 13 inches. Rare and desirable signed by Neil Armstrong. Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two humans on the Moon. Mission commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin, both American, landed the lunar module Eagle on July 20, 1969, at 20:18 UTC. Armstrong became the first to step onto the lunar surface six hours after landing on July 21 at 02:56:15 UTC; Aldrin joined him about 20 minutes later. They spent about two and a quarter hours together outside the spacecraft, and collected 47.5 pounds (21.5 kg) of lunar material to bring back to Earth. Michael Collins piloted the command module Columbia alone in lunar orbit while they were on the Moon's surface. Armstrong and Aldrin spent just under a day on the lunar surface before rejoining Columbia in lunar orbit. Apollo 11 was launched by a Saturn V rocket from Kennedy Space Center in Merritt Island, Florida, on July 16 at 9:32 am EDT (13:32 UTC) and was the fifth manned mission of NASA's Apollo program. The Apollo spacecraft had three parts: a command module (CM) with a cabin for the three astronauts, and the only part that landed back on Earth; a service module (SM), which supported the command module with propulsion, electrical power, oxygen, and water; and a lunar module (LM) that had two stages - a lower stage for landing on the Moon, and an upper stage to place the astronauts back into lunar orbit. After being sent toward the Moon by the Saturn V's upper stage, the astronauts separated the spacecraft from it and traveled for three days until they entered into lunar orbit. Armstrong and Aldrin then moved into the lunar module Eagle and landed in the Sea of Tranquility. They stayed a total of about 21.5 hours on the lunar surface. The astronauts used Eagle's upper stage to lift off from the lunar surface and rejoin Collins in the command module. They jettisoned Eagle before they performed the maneuvers that blasted them out of lunar orbit on a trajectory back to Earth. They returned to Earth and landed in the Pacific Ocean on July 24. The landing was broadcast on live TV to a worldwide audience. Armstrong stepped onto the lunar surface and described the event as "one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind." Apollo 11 effectively ended the Space Race and fulfilled a national goal proposed in 1961 by U.S. President John F. Kennedy: "before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        In Pursuit - An Autobiography

      The Medici Society, London 1969 - Published as a limited edition of 1050 (1000 for sale) of which 850 were quarter leather bound and 150 full leather bound. This copy is no. 206, one of the quarter leather bindings, numbered and signed by the author's son, Francis Russell Flint, the editor. Scarlet quarter leather spine with grey cloth boards. Five raised bands and gilt lettering to spine. Gilt image of key to front cover. Top edge gilded. The book is housed in a navy blue slipcase complete with original silk strip to help extract the book from the case. The book is preserved in near fine condition within its original cardboard slipcase also in a similar condition. Folio, 14.5ins x 10 ins, marble endpapers from a design by William Russell Flint. Aside from the text written in the style of a remembrance, the book is profusely illustrated with representative examples covering the various periods of the author's long artistic career. Near fine in near fine slipcase. A privately printed lavish publication competitively priced. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Shaftesbury Books]
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        Door Into The Dark

      London: Faber and Faber, 1969. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Fine in bright and clean near fine dustwrapper but for some old adhesive stains from a homemade jacket protector on the inside of the jacket, one of which offsets onto the front flap. Inscribed by Heaney to an American poet: "for - Slainte! Seamus Heaney."

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        THE MAN AMONG THE SEALS

      Iowa City: Stone Wall Press((1969)). First Edition, Johnson's first book, a collection of poems, one of only 260 copies. Issued without dustwrapper. Johnson is better known for his fiction, including the National Book Award-winning novel, TREE OF SMOKE., Hardcover, Slight bowing of boards. Very faint stain in gutter from binding glue. Near Fine

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, ABAA]
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        Andy Warhol's Interview: September Bianca Vol. VI No. 9

      - Interview is an American magazine founded in late 1969 by artist Andy Warhol and British journalist John Wilcock. The magazine, nicknamed "The Crystal Ball of Pop", features intimate conversations between some of the world's biggest celebrities, artists, musicians, and creative thinkers.

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        Methadone: Treatment and Control of Narcotic Addiction

      Tulane Law Review 1969 - Stapled soft cover copy. Light wear to covers. Pages clean and bright. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: First Coast Books]
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        0 to 9 Number Five January, 1969

      New York: [s.n.], 1969. First edition. [ii], 96 pp. mimeograph. 4to. Publisher's side-stapled paper wrappers, front wrapper intentionally crinkled and stamped ink ink with title. Small closed tears and chips to covers, internally near fine. First edition. [ii], 96 pp. mimeograph. 4to. The penultimate issue of "one of the most experimental of all the early mimeo magazines" (Clay & Phillips, A Secret Location on the Lower East Side, p. 207). This issue includes writings by Bernadette Mayer, Vito Acconci, Sol LeWitt, Jerome Rothenberg, Clark Coolidge and Adrian Piper, as well as "Fire Cracker," the first major time-based work of Rosemary Mayer (1943-2014), documenting the sounds of fireworks in Little Italy on the night of July 4 1968 between 9:19 pm and 1:29 am.In 2006 Ugly Duckling Presse published a reprint of the complete run of the magazine. Original issues are uncommon.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller ]
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        Chagall lithographe III

      andre sauret 1969 - Rare edition aux amoureux de ce peintre [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Memoirs of Hydrography: Including Brief Biographies of the Principal Officers Who Have Served in H.M. Naval Surveying Service between the Years 1750 and 1885 in Two Parts (both of Which are Included in This Single volume)

      Cornmarket Press, 1969. Approximately 340 pages in total. Originally printed in 1885. "Until recently the only comprehensive work on the Admiralty Hydrographic Department this book still remains one of the most important books on the history of hydrography... Particularly useful in providing information about the lesser-known hydrographers of the nineteenth century... Also includes a description of the United States coast survey. Contains a new Preface and a list of more than 80 corrections and additions compiled by researchers at the Admiralty." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Binding sound. Worthy reference copy. Former Library Copy

      [Bookseller: Online Bookshop Jim and Mina Stachow]
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        OPERE. KIM. CAPITANI CORAGGIOSI. RACCONTI

      GHERARDO CASINI, ROMA 1969 - I GRANDI SECOLI ITALIANO N.5 della collana, introduzione di Edmund Wilson, traduzioni di C.Egidi Mattei, A.M.Speckel, P.Petroni, rilegatura in tutta similpelle verde, con titoli d'oro al piatto ed al dorso e con minime tracce d'uso, pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione, tavole in nero fuori testo

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        POR UNA MAYOR REVOLUCIONARIZACIÓN DEL PARTIDO Y DE TODA LA VIDA DEL PAÍS - DISCURSOS 1967-1968

      "NAIM FRASHERI", TIRANA 1969 - Libro en aceptable estado, aunque rozado y con algunas roturas en el lomo y las cubiertas, con señales de uso, encuadernado en rústica. Se trata de los discursos(concretamente siete) del entonces dirigente de Albania, Enver Hoxha. 365 páginas [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Officina Bodoni] De Aetna Liber & [.] Dell'Etna

      [Officina Bodoni], Verona 1969 - 8o (23.5 x 15.5 cm). Publisher's oasis morocco binding, slipcase. Copy No. 1 of 125 printed. Mardersteig 162. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leopolis]
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        OPERE. KIM. CAPITANI CORAGGIOSI. RACCONTI

      GHERARDO CASINI, 1969. ITALIANO 0,91 N.5 della collana, introduzione di Edmund Wilson, traduzioni di C.Egidi Mattei, A.M.Speckel, P.Petroni, rilegatura in tutta similpelle verde, con titoli d'oro al piatto ed al dorso e con minime tracce d'uso, pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione, tavole in nero fuori testo USATO

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        Photograph of Buzz Aldrin standing on the moon with the American flag and the lunar module, signed by all three crew members: Armstrong, Aldrin, and Collins

      Color photograph (11 x 14 in.), original printed mount. Signatures lightly faded, some age-toning to mat, the photograph in fine condition. A CLASSIC SPACE PHOTOGRAPH, signed by the crew of Apollo 11, the first manned mission to the Moon: Neil Armstrong (commander), Buzz Aldrin (lunar module pilot), and Michael Collins (command module pilot). This photograph was prepared for presentation to the governor of each of the fifty states in conjunction with the tour of the Apollo 11 spacecraft and a lunar rock sample to be displayed in the state capital. This example does not bear the recipient's name and was evidently a spare prepared in case of loss or damage. The examples presented to the governors are presumably in state archival collections. This is a very scarce large-format print of one of the most famous photographs in the history of space exploration, taken by Neil Armstrong on July 21, 1969.

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        Photograph of a television screen, split, one side with Nixon on the phone and the other with Armstrong and Aldrin on moon

      , 1969 THE MOST FAMOUS TELEPHONE CALL IN HISTORY. Gelatin silver print photograph. Approx 7 x 8 1/2 in, black and white. Signed by Nixon, Collins, Aldrin (adding "We came in peace for all mankind Apollo 11") and Armstrong ("To Claude Harkins with best wishes Neil Armstrong"). Soon after stepping onto the moon, Armstrong and Aldrin spoke with President Nixon by telephone in what Nixon called "the most historic phone call ever made from the White House." In his diary Nixon wrote, "The President held an interplanetary conversation with Apollo 11 Astronauts, Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin on the Moon." The split television screen image was broadcast by the television networks. Nixon's chief of staff H. R. Haldeman noted that the president was elated by the moon landing, "clapped and shouted 'Hooray'" when Armstrong stepped on the moon's surface, and wrote his own remarks for the event. The following day Nixon reinstated his ban on the New York Times, "mainly due to Moon TV editorial which was uncalled for. The editorial berated the president for sharing the stage with the astronauts and wasting their precious time with his direct link conversation" (Haldeman Diaries).

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        The French Lieutenant's Woman

      Cape, UK 1969 - 1st Proof Edition 1969. Very un-common proof edition and signed by the author to the title page. The book is very good and bright. Spine creased. Contents good. Age toned to some of the signature edges. The over sized complete wrapper is good++ and quite bright. Edges very rubbed, worn and creased. Spine lightened. Very un-common signed. More images can be taken upon request. Ref Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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