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        Marc Chagall-The Yellow Background-1969 Mourlot Lithograph

      1969 - "The Yellow Background" by Marc Chagall, Unsigned Lithograph printed in 1969 from an edition size of 3000. The overall size of the Lithograph is 30.75 x 22.5 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: Exhibition poster for Chagall at the Galerie Maeght, Paris (Dec 1969 - Jan 1970) Published by Maeght, Paris. Reference number 56 in ‘Chagall's Posters - A Cataloque Raisonne', Sorlier, 1975. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Art Wise]
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        [THE BEST COLLECTION OF RUSSIAN CLASSICS] Moya biblioteka [i.e. My Library]: [In 2 vols]. Bibliographical catalog

      Moscow: Kniga, 1969. 22x18 cm. In two original green cloth binidngs. Both volumes in original illustrated dust-jackets. Good. Minor tears of dust-jackets. The first and only edition of the catalog of the main Soviet bibliophile. Nikolay Smirnov-Sokolsky (1898-1962) was an artist but became best-known for his book collection. His private library set new standards for collectors of Russian fiction and first editions. His selection of Pushkin editions became the model for future generations of collectors. Every bibliographical entry comes with the notes on the rarity of the book and the story of its publication.

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        Other Scenes / John Wilcock s Other Scenes. The International Newspaper. Other Scenes is a newspaper of art and revolution published each month in New York and distributed throughout the world.

      New York. Other Scenes / Underground Press Syndicate. 1968 - 1969. - 30 Hefte. 43,5 x 29,5 / 27,5 x 21 / 23,3 x 16,3 cm. Zeitungsformat / OBroschur. Abgesehen von Randläsuren, leichten Papierbräunungen und kleineren Gebrauchspuren gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. 2 Hefte und 1 Bogen stärker beschädigt. Umfangreiche Sammlung von 30 Ausgaben der New Yorker Underground-Zeitung. Vorhanden sind, in verschiedenen Formaten, die folgenden Hefte [Nummerierung nicht immer ganz schlüssig]: October - December 1968 Special Digest Issue (Titelfoto Shunk-Kender) Heft auf 15 x 21 cm gefalzt) October - December 1968 Special Digest Issue (Titelfoto Shunk-Kender) (ungefalzt) Volume 1, Number 6, September 1968 Volume 1, Number 7, October 1968 (Enthält einen Beitrag von Claes Oldenburg) Volume 1, Number 8, November 1968 (Enthält eine Collage von Claes Oldenburg) Volume 1, Number 9, December 1968 (The Young Dylan - Unpublished Interviews 196-62) Volume 1, Number 10, January 1969 Volume 2, Number 4, Juliy 1968, Titelfoto Shunk-Kender Volume 3, Number 2, February 1969 (Doppelseitige Nummer, ein Titelblatt "Wanted by the FBI - Leroy Eldridge Cleaver") Volume 3, Number 3, March 1969 Titelstory Christo) [stärker randläsiert mit Fehlstellen] Volume 3, Number 5, May 1969, Titelfoto Shunk-Kender (Beiträge über Underground Cinema, Andy Warhol, Visual Poetry) May 1969 Special Digest Issue Volume 3, Number 6, June, 1969, Titelfoto Shunk-Kender Volume 3, Number 8, July 1, 1969 (Umschlag, ein Beitrag und ein Interview von Les Levine) Volume 3, Number 9, July 15, 1969 (Enthält einen Beitrag von Wolf Vostell) Volume 3, Number 10, August 1, 1969 (Titel John Wilcock) Volume 3, Number 11, August 15, 1969 Volume 3, Number 12, September 1, 1969, Volume 3, Number 13, September 15, 1969, Titelfoto Luis Dairla (enthält Beiträge über Arakawa und Velvet Underground) Volume 3, Number 14, September 30, 1969, Titelfoto Luis Dairla (enthält eine Collage von Claes Oldenburg) Volume 3, Number 15, October 15, 1969 Titelfoto Kusama Happening at MoMa (mit einem Beitrag von Andy Warhol) Volume 3, Number 16, November 1, 1969 Volume 3, Number 16, December 1969 [falsch nummeriert, meint Nummer 17] Special Issue, June 22-30 (NOTICE - This special issue costs 25 cents. Most of it consists of blank pages. (Do it Yourself Paper Contest") Nur ein Doppelbogen bedruckt, der Rest blanko. Other Scenes The International Magazine, November 1970 (Beitrag The Andy Warhol Generation) Other Scenes The International Magazine, December 1970 Other Scenes The International Magazine, Spring 1971 Other Scenes The International Magazine, Summer 1971 Other Scenes. Index to all the Facts. Faltbogen / Plakat [starke Läsuren und Fehlstellen] Dabei: Other Scenes Fragebogen "What do you like most about Other Scenes?" In diesem Umfang und überwiegend guter Erhaltung sehr selten. Zusammen in Papp-Box. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Godfather.

      New York, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1969.. ADVANCE COPY. Octavo, pp.446; [2]. In publisher's red card wraps in pictorial dust-jacket fixed along the backstrip. Slight reading lean, some spotting and marking to edges. Dust-jacket is bright, slightly faded to spine, creasing and nicking to extremities, spine creased where it has been fixed to the textblock. All told a very good copy, scarce in this fragile advance format. Basis for the 1972 Oscar-winning movie with an all-star cast including Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Dianne Keaton and Robert Duvall. The film was a tremendous critical and commercial success and rocketed its director, Francis Ford Coppola, to superstardom.

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        Drawings and water colors for The Ballet

      Tudor, New York, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover (in Slipcase). Near Fine Condition/Very Good. CHAGALL, MARC. Drawings and water colors for The Ballet, New York: Tudor, 1969. Folio, first edition, pp. 155, light green cloth boards with gilt-stamped lettering on spine and upper panel, slipcased, original Chagall lithograph bound in. This book was inspired by Chagall's work on modern dance sets including Daphnis and Chloe, The Firebird and Aleko, with numerous double-page color illustrations. The lithograph, showing two dancers and faun, is often removed from the book and framed. Condition of this book: Overall very good, slipcase worn at edges with a few small stains. Jacket chipped at spine ends and corners, leaves clean and tight, litho has a faint wrinkle in the upper left off the image. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Art & Design; France; 1960s; Dance. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51885. .

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        Art by Telephone [This is A Recording]

      Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Art, 1969. 12 inch record in original black gatefold cover. Overall darkening and light wear to the extremities small split to the middle rear of the spine, else very good, Record is fine, plays clean. Broken Music page 88; Vinyl records and Covers By Artists : A Survey, page 215. The plan was for the artists to telephone in their ideas and instructions to those entrusted with fabrication of the works on their behalf, however, the exhibit that was abandoned due to technical difficulties. The participating artists were Siah Armajani, Arman, Richard Artschwager, John Baldessari, Ian Braxter, Mel Bochner, George Brecht, Jack Burnham, James Lee Byars, Robert H. Cumming, Francois Dalegret, Jan Dibbets, John Giorno, Robert Grovsner, Hans Haacke, Richard Hamilton, Dick Higgins, Davi Det Hompson, Robert Huot, Alain Jacquet, Ed Kienholz, Joseph Kosuth, Les Levine, Sol LeWitt, Robert Morris, Bruce Nauman, Claes Oldenburg, Dennis Oppenheim, Richard Serra, Robert Smithson, Guenther Uecker, Stan VanDerbeek, Bernar Venet, Frank Lincoln Viner, Wolf Vostell, William Wegman, and William T. Wiley,

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        Drawings and water colors for The Ballet

      Tudor 1969 - CHAGALL, MARC. Drawings and water colors for The Ballet, New York: Tudor, 1969. Folio, first edition, pp. 155, light green cloth boards with gilt-stamped lettering on spine and upper panel, slipcased, original Chagall lithograph bound in. This book was inspired by Chagall's work on modern dance sets including Daphnis and Chloe, The Firebird and Aleko, with numerous double-page color illustrations. The lithograph, showing two dancers and faun, is often removed from the book and framed. Condition of this book: Overall very good, slipcase worn at edges with a few small stains. Jacket chipped at spine ends and corners, leaves clean and tight, litho has a faint wrinkle in the upper left off the image. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Early Muslim Architecture, Umayyads A. D. 622-750. (TWO PARTS).

      Clarendon Press, Oxford 1969 - xxxix 372 pp + 62 b/w plates hors text, 690 halftone illustrations/ vi 373 - 684 pp + 63 - 140 b/w plates hors text, colour frontispiece, 690 halftone illustrations some of which are folding, previous owners’ name inscribed on front endpaper; set very good condition. SECOND AND AMENDED EDITION WITH ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. The author an expert on Muslim Architecture, wrote a monumental work on Muslim architecture of Egypt in 1920. In July 1919, he was appointed inspector of monuments to the military government occupying Syria and Palestine. He proceeded to Aleppo, which remained his base for three months, and travelled extensively in Syria and Palestine, inspecting Omayyad monuments. This work covers the first three centuries of Islam, i.e. A.D 622-935. In dealing with each monument the author adopted the following system: (1)a description of the original structure, (2) an analysis, and (3) architectural origins. The arrangement of this work is strictly chronological. Volumes I and II discuss extensively in three major chapters Islamic architecture with an analysis to the "Dome of the Rock", the works of Abdul Malik, al-Walid, the Mosaics of the Dome of the Rock and the Great Mosque of Damascus, the Aqsa Mosque, Qusayr Amra, the Palace of Anjai, the works of Caliphs Sulayman and Yazid II, the works of Caliphs Hisham, the Qasr Al-Hayr Aslt-Shaiqi, Khirbat Al- Hafjar, Mishatta, Qasr Ar-Tuba, and the Great Mosque at Hassan. This second edition of Creswell’s masterpiece covers nine additional monuments and is one and a half times the size of the first edition. [Creswell 3 & 4 for the first edition] Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The full Jack Aubrey / Stephen Maturin sequence, complete in twenty-one volumes comprising: 'Master and Commander', 'Post Captain', 'HMS Surprise', 'The Mauritius Command', 'Desolation Island', 'The Fortune of War', 'The Surgeon's Mate', 'The Ionian Missi

      Collins, London 1969-2004. All first editions, first printings. 8vo. Original publisher's cloth with dust wrappers. A touch of very light spotting to the top- or fore edges of about half of the volumes, and to the upper margins of the endpapers of the first volume. Small remainder mark stamped to the lower edge of 'The Reserve of the Medal'. A really super set, with no former owner names, inscriptions or bookplates, all housed in the original non-clipped dust wrappers, all of which are fine or virtually fine, bar 'The Far Side of the World' which exhibits to usual fading of the publisher's red spine panel colouring (but does retain the correct £8.95 net price - most copies were re-priced by the publisher to £9.95 net). Close to as good a set as one might find, and including the final unfinished novel, issued posthumously and comprising a partially corrected typescript of the first three chapters, as well as a facsimile of the handwritten manuscript which continues beyond the end of the typescript. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        The Godfather.

      New York, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1969. ADVANCE COPY. Octavo, pp.446; [2]. In publisher's red card wraps in pictorial dust-jacket fixed along the backstrip.Slight reading lean, some spotting and marking to edges. Dust-jacket is bright, slightly faded to spine, creasing and nicking to extremities, spine creased where it has been fixed to the textblock. All told a very good copy, scarce in this fragile advance format. Basis for the 1972 Oscar-winning movie with an all-star cast including Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Dianne Keaton and Robert Duvall. The film was a tremendous critical and commercial success and rocketed its director, Francis Ford Coppola, to superstardom. Part of The Times' Novel List 60 Greatest Books Poll [2013].

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        Dome Cookbook

      Lama Foundation, 1969-1970. Paperback. Good. 2nd printing. Circa 1969-1970 Zomeworks Solar product catalogue inserted. Ink notation to rear wrapper margin. Softcover. 40 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm. Steve Baer is an early developer of passive solar heating residential designs. Baer's designs incorporate Zomes (rhombic dodecahedra) and other geodesic designs inspired by the work of R. Buckminster Fuller. "The Dome Cookbook encouraged the construction of domes through the scrounging of pre-existing materials, such as car tops." - MCA Denver "West of Center" exhibition.

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        Aircraft in Profile Vol. 1-11

      New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969. Hard Cover. Very Good Very Good, Mylar/Aviation. 'The aircraft of all ages and nations are presented in photos, word, and colors true in every detail. A prize for air buffs and model builders.' 11 volumes detailing 234 aircraft in over a million words. Very good hardcover copies with green boards and gilt spine lettering. Some foxing on endpapers. Tight binding. Vols. 1, 3, 4, and 6 have very light moisture marking that does not affect text on bottom page edges, otherwise clean, unmarked pages. Very good jackets in removable mylar; price-clipped; some light wear, fading, and occasional moisture stains. NOT ex-library. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Aviation; Inventory No: 015284.

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        Let's Get a Good Shot

      Walden: Robert M. Knight. 1969. The first book by "Bobby" Knight, the legendary basketball coach and member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. At the time he retired, Knight was the winningest basketball coach in NCAA history. His teams won the national championship three times and he was named national Coach of the Year four times. He also coached the U.S. national team to an Olympic Gold Medal in 1984. This book was written while Knight was coaching at Army, before he took the job at Indiana where he earned most of his honors, including 11 league championships and eight league Coach of the Year awards. Knight's 1976 Indiana team, which won the national championship, was the last major college team to go undefeated for a full season. Knight was also a controversial figure, famous for his temper: on one occasion he threw a chair across the court during a game; and Hall of Fame player Larry Bird dropped out of school and quit basketball for a time rather than play for Knight. 28 numbered pages; several scuffs to covers. Owner name, a high school basketball coach at the time, inside both front and rear covers. Very good in stapled wrappers. Scarce. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Elected Member

      A first edition, first printing published by Eyre and Spottiswoode in 1969. A near fine book without inscriptions, in a very good+ lightly edge worn wrapper with a little fading to the spine. The winner of the second Booker Prize for fiction

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Atlas of Windham County, Vermont - From Actual Surveys by and under the Direction of F. W. Beers, assisted by Geo. P. Sanford & others - Centennial Edition 1869-1969

      The Book Cellar/Stephen Greene Press, 1969. 1st Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/None. Boxed Centennial Edition (1869-1969) of Atlas of Windham County, Vermont by F. W. Beers. Stiff cardboard box features 40 loose sheets measuring: 16" X 12.25". Includes 4 introductory pages of statistical information, 23 black & white maps, 7 color maps, 2 folding maps, and 4 sheets illustrated with scenes of southern Vermont landmarks. Box with 4 tears along sides. Some light staining, darkening to illustrated cover pastedown. All Sheets clean, unmarked. Record # 613412

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        Claes Oldenburg Drawings and Prints

      1969. First Edition . (OLDENBURG, Claes) BARO, Gene. Claes Oldenburg Drawings and Prints. Lausanne: Paul Bianchini (Editions I.R.L.), (1969). Quarto, original brown cloth gilt, original slipcase. Original etching laid in. $3000.Limited first edition of OldenburgÂ’s work, number 70 of 100 copies (out of a total edition of only 126), with an initialed original etching.Oldenburg is best known for his public art installations typically featuring very large replicas of everyday objects. In this collection of his drawings and prints, many are preliminary sketches for his sculptures. “With Claes Oldenburg the act of drawing seems wholly natural, a reflex to his inner life and to the world about him. Of course, he draws also quite deliberately, in preparation for his work in sculpture; but his preoccupation with drawing— or, rather, the ways in which drawing serves his preoccupations— goes well beyond this practical necessityÂ… They are the essential visual means by which he confronts and masters the physical world.” Of a successful drawing Oldenburg observes, “it shows the family relationship of forms, the unity of things in general.” The accompanying original etching is initialed and numbered “70/100, CO 70.” Fine condition.

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        [Poster]: Como en Viet Nam

      [No place - Peking?: no publisher. circa 1969]. Small poster, approximately 11" x 17". Shrinkwrapped onto foam core backer. Very slight fading along the right-hand edge, a tiny pinhole, a few small stains, still very near fine. Four-color multichrome image in the foreground of a worker oiling machinery, while the top, more vivid image is of a cheerful looking peasant loading a mortar shell. Our Spanish is minimal, but the meaning is essentially, "What it's like in Vietnam." No publication information, but this came from a small group of Chinese propaganda posters (in non-Chinese languages) printed in China, mostly dated around 1969. We have seen an online citation of this poster describing it as being produced in Australia by the anti-war movement, but we have our doubts. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        A Lough Neagh Sequence. Edited by Harry Chambers & Eric J. Morten.

      Manchester: Phoenix Pamphlet Poets Press, 1969 - Octavo, pp. 11. Original white wire-stitched card wrappers, titles to front cover in black, monochrome photographs to covers. Ownership inscription to head of inside cover. Light foxing and finger smudges to covers, an excellent copy. First edition, first impression, one of 950 copies in wrappers, this copy signed by the author on half-title, though uncalled for; a signed limited edition of 50 copies in green cloth was also issued. The poems first appeared in University Review, Winter 1967. Brandes & Durkan A4b. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Make Way for Ducklings

      Viking Press, 1969 INSCRIBED LATER EDITION of Robert McCloskey's Make Way for Ducklings. Published in New York by The Viking Press in 1969. This copy is INSCRIBED by the author, "For Wilbur Daniel. Robert McCloskey." Book fine. DJ very good plus, small piece missing at bottom of front dj. DJ price reads $12.95. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Signed by Author(s). 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

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        Nightfall and Other Stories

      Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1969. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 343 pp. Price of $5.95 on front flap of jacket. Near Fine book with a few hints of wear to the extremities in a Near Fine dust jacket with a bit of very light edge wear and three slight depressions on the front flap.

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        Marcos of the Philippines. A Biography

      New York: World, 1969. First Edition. Illustrated with photographs. 1 vols. 8vo. Original brown cloth, very faint waterstain to foot of spine, not affecting contents, else fine in fine dust jacket. First Edition. Illustrated with photographs. 1 vols. 8vo. Presentation Copy From The Fallen Idol Of The Phillipines. A flattering biography of the later deposed dictator. A SUPERB PRESENTATION COPY FROM MARCOS TO RAYMOND K. PRICE, JR., SPECIAL ASSISTANT TO PRESIDENT RICHARD NIXON.Inscribed on front free endpaper, "To Mr. Raymond Price / with best wishes, / F. E. Marcos". Nixon's biographer describes Price, who initially came to the White House as a speech writer, as "A rather shy, soft-spoken man [and] thirty-seven-year old former chief editorial writer for...the New York Herald Tribune...He personified the Eastern Establishment [despite which] he got on well with Nixon, for whom he developed a strong admiration and deep sense of loyalty."The presentation of this book was occasioned by Nixon's visit to the Phillipines in July, 1969 where, accompanied by Price, he scored "a public-relations triumph" [Ambrose]. Price received from Marcos several presents, as well as the promise of this book, which duly arrived at the State Department on August 19 and was delivered to Price at the White House. Accompanying the book is a mimeographed memo to Henry Kissinger concerning "Gifts from President Marcos for Members of the White House Staff", conveying it to Price; this is Mr. Price's copy. Also included is the carbon of a gracious letter from Price to Marcos thanking His Excellency for this book and his other gifts.A WONDERFUL ASSOCIATION COPY, AND A HISTORIC ARTIFACT MARKING A HIGH POINT OF THE NIXON ADMINISTRATION AND OF AMERICAN/PHILLIPINE RELATIONS. Stephen E. Ambrose, NIXON, Vol. II, pp. 106 et seq

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      One of an edition of 100 plus 25 artist's proofs. This being number 76. The 18 pages of text and title are cut by hand on blocks obtained from a single apple tree. The 23 illustrations are cut from wood and lino'. They are combined to form 16 folded sheets which are hand-printed on Mellotex High White Cartridge using a 1820 Cogger Press. Folio. The sides of the binding are made of English yew, the edges painted purple; the hide spine blocked in gold. Original purple cloth slipcover. Each plate is signed by the artist. A fine copy. Clarke said of his book: 'The first thing I think about it is that it is so uncompromisingly non-utilitarian. It is a glorious protest against everything that is practical, economical, useful. It is a Ruskinian book in the best sense.'.

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        Waiting to Freeze

      Northwood Narrows: Lillabulero Press. 1969. His first solo-authored book, a poetry collection issued as Lillabulero Poetry Pamphlet Number 7. Signed by the author. Fine in stapled wrappers. First Edition. Softcover. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        POL BURY

      Maeght Editeur, Paris 1969 - A very fine copy in a very fine slipcase. One of 150 copies, signed by Pol Bury. This is copy No. 28. Includes seven original lithographs. Scarce signed. The bright yellow slip case is very clean and bright. *** WE BOX AND SHIP ALL BOOKS WITH USPS TRACKING. *** WE HAVE BEEN BUYING AND SELLING USED BOOKS FOR OVER 38 YEARS. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        All Quiet on the Western Front (Inscribed- With Original Drawing)

      The Heritage Press, New York 1969 - Date after the Limited Editions Club printing [1969]. Introduction by Harry Hansen. Green cloth spine over black cloth boards, with gilt lettering to the spine over black background. Light rubbing to the black background on the spine otherwise rather near fine in a near fine slipcase. Inscribed and dated with locale to Walter Straus-along with a drawing in ink by Groth of a German WWI soldier making a bayonet charge. Groth (1902-1988), in his time, was a noted New York painter and illustrator, especially of books. He was a friend of Hemingway (the latter wrote the Introduction to Groth's own book, Studio: Europe). The first Art Director of Esquire Magazine. Groth was an artist-correspondent for leading newspapers in three wars: WWII, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. Walter Straus is presumably the world-renowned art historian. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Divine Comedy - In Three Volumes

      Grossman Publishers, New York 1969 - Inscribed presentation by Leonard Baskin on ffe of volume I. Laid in is Yale University's invitation to the opening of the exhibition concerning the making of this Grossman edition of 'The Divine Comedy'. Three volumes housed in an slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        L'Encyclopedie ou Dictionnaire Raisonne Des Sciences, Des Arts et Des Metiers (Compact Edition, Complete in 5 Volumes)

      Pergamon Press, 1969. Original cloth. Near Fine. The 1969 "Compact Edition", complete in 5 folio volumes. Based on the original 1651 17 volume edition, this re-issue has been cleanly condensed to 4 pgs. per sheet. Each volume is bright and clean and Near Fine, with crisp gilt-lettering at the front panels and spines. Internally immaculate as well, with no writing or markings of any kind. Pergamon Press's handsome "compact" edition.

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        The Left Hand of Darkness

      Walker and Company, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Like New. First issue in hardcover format. Hardcover and dust jacket in mylar. 218p. Fine binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. No price listed. BOMC. Winner of the 1969 Nebula and 1970 Hugo awards. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-643. Pringle, Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels 60. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 319. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1171-77.

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      Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press 1969 - Illustrated by Larry Rivers. Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press. 1969. 113pp. 1st edition. A hardcover, bound in yellow cloth with a full color, raised three dimensional collage, covered in the original clear acetate wrapper. Number 84 out of 200 copies, signed by both the author and artist.In near fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Annales Historiques de la Revolution Francaise No. 195 - 347 (1969 - 2007)

      Societe des Etudes Robespierristes 1969-2007, Paris - 8° 95 Bände + Registerband 1988-1999, ca. 160 - 280 S. pro Heft, vorhanden sind die Jhrg.: 1969 (Heft 1), 1978 - 2006 (komplett), 2007 (Heft 1). 93x Orig-.kart. + 7x Leinen guter bis sehr guter Zustand [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Adieu Gary Cooper

      Gallimard 1969 - - Gallimard, Paris 1969, 14x21cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 25 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, tirage de tête. Bel exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, one of 25 numbered copies on Holland paper, head of draw. Nice copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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      Walker and Company 1969 - First Edition, First Printing. Boldly signed Stunning near fine crisp book with vibrant boards with a beautiful unclipped dust jacket. Boldly signed by Ursula LeGuin in black pen on a loosely laid in bookplate. The book is in bright, crisp, near fine condition with clean cloth and unfaded black titles to the spine. The book has sharp corners and no edgewear. The binding is tight and square. The end papers are clean with no bookstore stamps, no stains and no inscriptions. The internal pages are clean, crisp and flat with no marks, no stains, no handling marks, no writing, no bent pages, no stains, and no foxing. Boldly signed by Ursula LeGuin in black pen on a loosely laid in bookplate. Stunning clean, bright book appearing as unread. Please see detailed images. The original unrestored first edition dust jacket presents in near fine condition with but one small faded smudge to the front. Otherwise has strong vibrant colors with no rips, no chips,no edgewear, no stains and no foxing. The dust jacket is NOT price clipped and has a stated price of $4.95. A striking example of this dust jacket. Please see the many detailed images. The dust jacket is now protected in a new clear archival cover. A very handsome copy of this scarce, important SciFi title with both a beautiful unclipped dust jacket, and with a boldly signed bookplate. Presents beautifully on the shelf. ADDITIONAL IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Please see our abe store for other SciFi titles [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meier And Sons Rare Books]
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      The University of Iowa, Iowa City: The Windhover Press, 1969. 1st edition (Lepper, p. 372; McNeil A23). SIGNED / LIMITED, #12/280 cc. Original publisher's maroon cloth with gilt stamped title lettering to the top of the front board & a small wave device to spine. Spine shows slight lean, with light fading to the cloth. A VG+ copy.. 45, [3] pp. 8vo. 9" x 5-3/4" Further, this copy warmly INSCRIBED by Snyder on the ffep: "For Keith and Judy / Lange (?) / on Keith's / thirty - eighth birthday / on this earth / with love & respect / Gary".

      [Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA ]
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        The Divine Comedy - In Three Volumes

      New York: Grossman Publishers, 1969. Book. Illus. by Baskin, Leonard. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Illustrator(s). 1st Edition. Inscribed presentation by Leonard Baskin on ffe of volume I. Laid in is Yale University's invitation to the opening of the exhibition concerning the making of this Grossman edition of 'The Divine Comedy'. Three volumes housed in an slipcase..

      [Bookseller: Peter Austern & Co. Books & Ephemera / B]
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        The Godfather

      Putnam's, 1969 A fine copy inscribed on the front free endpaper by Mario Puzo, in a fine price-clipped dust jacket. Thirty-first printing. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        The Andromeda Strain (Signed First Edition)

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First edition. Very Good +/Very Good +. A Very Good + copy in like dust jacket. The book has a contemporary gift inscription and slight separation within the text block. Price clipped dust jacket is toned and with a few creases on the flaps. Signed by the author on the title page. Crichton's first book published under his own name. The classic genre thriller that would make Crichton's reputation. "The Andromeda Strain" follows a group of scientist as they race against time, working to stop the emergence of an extraterrestrial plague. The novel took Crichton over three years to write and, in fact, he began it after reading a spy thriller called "The Ipcress File," while he was studying Anthropology at the University of Cambridge. Crichton is, of course, of one the most popular novelists of the 20th century and is the only writer to have a hand in three number one projects - in television, film, and literature -- at the same time (E.R, Jurassic Park, and Disclosure). "The Andromeda Strain" would be adapted into a 1971 film, directed by Robert Wise. "Tired out by a long day in the country, I was awake way past bedtime. My arms were numb from propping up my head. By turning from side to side, I had driven the cats from their place at the foot of the bed, and they were disgruntled. I was very likely disturbing my wife's sleep. But I was well into Michael Crichton's The Andromeda Strain. And he had me convinced it was all really happening."(Contemporary New York Times review). Very Good + in Very Good + dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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      New York: Random House, 1969. Gilt cloth. Fine (though without the dust jacket) in very good slipcase, the latter a bit sunned and with small sticker shadow in corner of one panel. First edition, limited issue. Copy #63 of 600 numbered copies, specially printed and bound, and signed by the author. An unknown number of the 600 copies were remaindered, without the slipcase, and with the publisher's then current form of remainder stamp.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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      Knopf, NY 1969 - First edition, first prnt. Black and white illustrations. Inscribed by Updike on the front free endpage. "To William and Mary Ewert cheers and regards, John Updike." Tiny rub on topstain; dustjacket with spine ends just touched and beginning interior toning (not apparent on the outside). Near Fine condition in a Near Fine dustjacket with an archival cover. The inscriptees were one of Updike's fine press publishers and his wife. William B. Ewert published poets such as Carver, Hall, Heyen, Kinnell, Oates, Sarton, Simic. His Updike publications include In the Cemetery High Above Shillington, The Invasion of the Book Envelopes, Radiators, Rainbow, et al. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: REVERE BOOKS, abaa & ioba]
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        Road to Olympus: How to Win the Olympics

      Griffin, Toronto 1969 - First printing. X, 173 pp., photos, 8vo, hardcover. Text is Fine: appears unread with no owner's name, no wear to cloth. Only flaw is a couple of small scuffs to the front free endpaper. A superb copy, but lacking the dustjacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Inno Dubelaar Books]
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      NY: Simon & Schuster, 1969. Signed by the author : Jim Harrison on the title page. { signature only. Not an inscription } First Edition. W.W. Norton,NY, 1968. States : First Edition with correct number row on the copyright page. The book is in new condition.Bound in full green cloth with gilt spine lettering. Clean and tight inside and out. The dust jacket is very attractive with front panel,spine and rear panel colors that are clean and bright with no fading and no chips or tears. The original publishers price of : $4.95 is still present on the upper front flap. The lower corner of the front flap has been neatly clipped. A beautiful copy in a new Mylar dust jacket cover.. Signed by Author. First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: King Bee Books]
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