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        Latin Bookhands of the Later Middle Ages, 1100-1500.

      Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1969. Folio. (vii)pp., + 132 plates. Contains black & white reproductions of calligraphed texts from France, Germany, Britain, and Iberia. Ink ownership inscription on front flyleaf, else fine in blue cloth and a faintly faded and price-clipped dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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      New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, [1969].. Octavo,boards. First edition. The second book in the Dune series. The 2003 television mini-series "Children of Dune" was based on this novel and the sequel, "Children of Dune." Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 659-64. See Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-524. A fine copy in fine dust jacket (correctly priced $4.95) with a touch of rubbing at spine ends and corner tips. A nice copy of this book. (#153588)

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        SNOOPY AND HIS SOPWITH CAMEL ** Signed First Edition **

      Holt Rinehart & Winston, NY 1969 - ***** This is the true first edition, first printing (with "First Edition" stated on the copyright page, and with no later printings listed). ***** This book is SIGNED by the author (Charles M. Schulz) directly on the front endpage. The author has not inscribed this book to anyone; it is just signed by the author. ***** Signed examples of this title are extremely rare. ***** Very nice hardcover with the scarce original dust jacket. There is NO writing, NO bookplates, and NO remainder marks. It is NOT a book club edition and NOT a former library book. The dust jacket is NOT price-clipped ($2.00). ***** CONDITION: Both the book and the dust jacket are in NEAR FINE condition . ***** We include new mylar (clear) dust jacket protectors with all books at no extra charge. ***** OUR GUARANTEE TO YOU: All books are guaranteed to be as described. We believe that no sale is complete until you are happy. Any book is returnable for a full refund (including postage) if you're not 100% satisfied. Thank you! Richard Vick, Modern First Editions (Buying & Selling Modern First Editions since 1982). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        El Tesoro de Monte Alban

      INAH 1969 Mexico - Very good in a very good to fine dust jacket 1st Hardbound 4to 406p Previous owner's name on front end paper, page ends soiled, site map torn lacking middle section. DW corners and spine ends rubbed and lightly chipped, edge wear with closed tears. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Letter Signed with Illustration on a picture postcard of Family Dog Productions, Sept. 8, 1969

      - Ginsberg wrote to Magdalene (Leni) Sinclair regarding her husband John Sinclair's imprisonment for marijuana possession. Who is John Sinclair? At the time of his arrest in 1969, Sinclair was known for his jazz poetry and for radical political activism. He and Leni helped form the White Panther Party, a militant counterpart to the Black Panthers, most active in Michigan. Like many of his contemporaries, Sinclair smoked and sold marijuana. For the possession of apparently two joints, and after repeated prior arrests, Sinclair was given a ten year prison sentence in the tumultuous year, 1969. The sentence was criticized by many as unduly harsh. Sinclair's imprisonment incited a protest movement led by prominent figures in the arts and politics culminating in the huge "John Sinclair Freedom Rally" in Ann Arbor, Michigan, December 10, 1971. Shortly afterward, he was released, and he sued the federal government for illegal domestic surveillance. Sinclair's case was successfully argued before the US Supreme Court in United States v. U.S. District Court (1972). About three weeks after the Woodstock concert in upstate New York, where many of Sinclair's supporters performed, Allen Ginsberg wrote this letter to Leni Sinclair. Here, he offered to "do what I can to publicize John's usefulness to life and the bum rap he's in.I'll send out the appeals." He asked whether the Sinclair's phone was shut off due to non -payment of the bills then offers advice. "You should prepare weekly short news clips. Let me know what P.E.N. says." PEN is an organization protecting writers' rights, particularly the freedom of expression. Ginsberg drew a whimsical illustration of a fantasy animal called air mail, egg shaped, two wings on each side, eyes and the word, "airmail" drawn as if to be the mouth. Perhaps Ginsberg wanted to lift Leni's spirits. He signed in full, "Allen Ginsberg." In pencil, he added the date and return address of Cherry Valley, NY Ginsberg wrote on the address side of the green and purple Family Dog postcard promoting the " Love Congress of Wonders concert." [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Early Muslim Architecture. Umayyads A. D. 622-750. Second Edition in two parts. Volume I, parts one and two. With a contribution on the mosaics of the dome of the rock in Jerusalem and the Great Mosque in Damascus by Marguerite Gautier-van Berchem. (2 vols.)

      Oxford, Clarendon Press 1969. Folios. xxxix, 684 pp., 140 plates (running pagination.) Publisher's full cloths with dust jackets. Richly illustrated in black/white and colour, beautiful colour plates of the Dome of the Rock. Folding plates. Some tears in dust jackets, many repaired with tape, otherwise nice. First edition published 1932. This edition includes descriptions of interesting Umayyad monuments brought to light be subsequent excavation, e.g. the Dar al-Imara of Ziyad ibn Abihi Lufa; the Great Mosque at Wasit, al Walid's qasr at Minya on Lake Tiberias, his qasr at Jabal Saya, Hisham's palaces Qasr al-Hayr al-Gharbi and Khirbat al-Mafjar near Jericho."

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        The Left Hand of Darkness

      London: MacDonald Science Fiction, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First British edition, first printing. Signed by the author on the title page, inscribed to a previous owner. Fine, with several tiny specks to the top edge of the page block, gilt stamping sharp and bright, in a Near Fine dust jacket with price intact, very slight touches of wear, light soiling to rear panel and a small strip of browning to the rear flap fold. An exceptional copy the book that first established Ursula K. Le Guin as a major sci-fi writer, winning both the Hugo and Nebula Awards for Best Novel in 1970.

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        The Edible Woman

      London; Andre Deutsch; 1969 - First edition, first printing. Near fine with some foxing to the edges in near fine dustjacket (worn to the top edge). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Master and Commander

      Lippincott 1969 - Like New Book. Stated First Edition, First Printing. Not price-clipped ($6.95 price intact). Published by Lippincott, 1969. Octavo. Dark blue cloth boards with bright gold stamped spine lettering. Book is like new with a very faint residue from a removed price sticker on inside flyleaf top right corner. First four pages have a very slight horizontal crease at top corner. Tight, sharp corners, bright spine lettering. Dust jacket is like new with only very light shelf wear. No writing, highlighting, underlining, dog ears, etc. No rips or tears. Pages and boards crisp and straight. Spine un-broken with no spine lean. Book in un-read condition. A very nice collectible copy of the first book in O’Brian’s acclaimed Aubrey & Maturin series. This US edition preceded the UK edition. 384 pages. LCCC # 77-85111. 100% positive feedback. 30 day money back guarantee. NEXT DAY SHIPPING! Excellent customer service. Please email with any questions or if you would like a photo. All books packed carefully and ships with free delivery confirmation/tracking. All books come with free bookmarks. Ships from Southampton, New York. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Tanglewood Press., New York 1969 - Multiple from the minimal and conceptual portfolio entitled Ô7 Objects / 69Õ, published by Tanglewood Press in 1969. Published in an edition of 100 copies (+10 artistÕs proofs), scratch-signed on the back of the plaque by Kaltenbach. The owner of the work was encouraged by Kaltenbach to complete what he saw as an unfinished work, by imbedding the bronze plaque in any sidewalk, and then notifying the artist and publisher of its location. The plaque, fabricated bearing a single word, ÔFireÕ, was designed to resemble normal street hardware, like hydrant markers or dedication plaques for buildings, or the paperweights holding down stacks of magazines at a newstand. Stephen Kaltenbach (b. 1940) is one of the most important figures in American conceptual art. He was featured in landmark group exhibitions organised by the movementÕs foremost advocates Ð Seth Siegelaub (March, 1969), Harald Szeemann (Live in Your Head: When Attitudes Become Form, 1969), and Lucy Lippard (955,000, 1970) Ð as well as presenting solo exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art (1969) and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (1967). (Ref. Lucy Lippard - Six Years: the dematerialization of the art object, p. 66). Solid bronze plaque.

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        Pistoletto dentro fuori lo specchio.

      Volume in ottime condizioni. Copertina rigida con sovraccoperta. Riccamente illustrato in b/n e a colori. Piccolissima screpolatura sul dorso superiore della sovraccoperta. Fantini. Roma. 1969. Pagg. 133

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        Cose vist e no. (10) Acqueforti.

      Zurigo, Atelier di H. Weber, 1969. - 57,7x38,8 cm. 2 Bl., 10 signierte zweifarb. Radierungen. Lose in OHLn.-Kassette. No. 4/36 numerierten und signierten Exemplaren. - Edizione di 36 cartelle numerate e firmate dall'artista. Le lastre sono state incise nel 1953 e 1954 e sono state stampate, con procedimento particolare a due colori. - (Sehr winziger Fleck auf Titelblatt). [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Rerum Aethiopicarum Scriptores Occidentales.:

      Brussels 1969 - I: Notizia e Saggi di Opere e Documenti inediti Riguardanti la Storia di Ethiopia durante i Secoli XVI, XVII, e XVIII, con otto facsimili e due carte geografiche. II-III. Petri Paez, Historia Aethiopiae. IV. Emmanuelis Barradis, Tractatus Tres. V-VII. D'Almeida, Historia Aethiopiae. VIII-IX. Mendez, Expeditionis Aethiopicae. X-XIV. Relationes et Epistolae variorum. XV. Index Analyticus totius operis. This set is heavy - postage will be quoted on request. A very good copy hardback set, a few volumes with minor wear to head and tail of spine.

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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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        Histoire et recherches des antiquités de la ville de Paris.

      1969 - 3 vols. Slightly reduced from the original. New preface by Sir Anthony Blunt. (Gregg International, Godstone Surrey) Gregg Reprint, Reprinted in 1969. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tableaux vivants.

      Milano, Edizioni del Naviglio, 1969. Raro libro d'artista a leporello (mm 285x200) con27 pochoirs a piena pagina, tratti da disegni di SoniaDelaunay cherappresentano costumi realizzati dall'artista negli anni Venti per varie occasioni come Costumes per Tristan Tzara, Dame en blu, Costume pour Carnavale de Rio, Jazz, La Triangulaire.Solida legatura editoriale in legno rivestito in tela blu con applicata la brossura editoriale figurata. Prima (ed unica) edizioneatiratura limitata di650 esemplari di cui 150 numerati e firmati e 500 numerati. Introduzione diJacques Damase; testo in francese diGuillaume Apollinaire, Poème diBlaise Cendrars.Esemplare n. 273 dellatiratura di 500 copie "sur velin Aussedat". In perfetto stato di conservazione. . .

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        Thirteen Irish Writers On Ireland

      The Godine Press, Brookline MA 1969 - Brookline MA: The Godine Press/David R. Godine, n.d. [1969] - unbound - Limited Edition (1 of 100 copies), Signed by the artist, Jack Coughlin, on each print (13 original portrait etchings each numbered 2/100 in this set) - in quarter leather clamshell box. The folders, artwork, and accompanying printed material are near new, unmarked, except for a faint shadow on the blank page opposite some of the etchings. The box shows very light corner, handling wear, otherwise clean and tight. Price includes heavy book surcharge. ISBN: 0-87923-067-3 Price reduced from $750 up to December 31, 2016 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Ron Cooper. March 14 to April 4, 1969 (poster)

      Los Angeles: Ace, 1969 - Offset lithograph designed by Rick Griffin in black on off-white art paper. 28.9 x 23.1 inches / 73.4 x 58.7 cm. Originally folded in eight, but professionally flattened. Verso blank. The image consists entirely of the artist’s name in elaborate rock-poster lettering on a large white field. The vital data are in similar but far more legible calligraphy at the bottom edge of the poster. A superb piece. Folds worn through in three small, nearly invisible spots. Some inevitable ruffling of the paper due to triple folding of relatively thick paper, but near fine, nevertheless. Not located in OCLC.

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        Stereo Headphones: an occasional magazine of the new poetries nos. 1-10

      Kersey 1969 - The complete set of the ‘Minimalist, sound, visual and concrete poetry' periodical: Stereo Headphones: an occasional magazine of the new poetries nos. 1-10 (some double and triple issues), 1969-1982. Stapled printed wraps. Each printed in an edition of 500 copies, except #8/9/10, of which 1000 copies were printed. A rare complete run of this important magazine of minimalist, sound, visual and concrete poetry. No. 1 (Spring 1969). 24pp. SIGNED and inscribed by the editor inside the front cover to Bob Cobbing. Contributions by Anselm Hollo; Thomas A. Clark; Dick Higgins; Edwin Morgan; Robert Lax; Pedro Xisto; Stephen Bann; Charles Verey; Ji í Valoch; bpNichol; and the editor. Faint discolouration to upper part of lower wrapper, o/w Near Fine. No. 2 & 3 (Spring 1970). 32pp. Special double issue on the new French poetries, with contributions from Ben Vautier; Julien Blaine; Jean-François Bory; Henri Chopin; Pierre Garnier; Jochen Gerz; Jean-Claude Moineau; Gérald Rocher; Jean-Marie Le Sidaner; Eugen Gomringer; Dom Sylvester Houédard; Ernst Jandl; Robert Lax; Edwin Morgan; bpNichol; and Edgardo Antonio Vigo. Minor soiling to wrappers, o/w Near Fine. No. 4 (Spring 1971). 40pp. Includes contributions from Henri Chopin; Bob Cobbing; Raoul Hausmann; Bernard Heidsieck; Steve McCaffery; Edwin Morgan; bpNichol; Paul de Vree; Ernst Jandl; and Andrew Lloyd. Slight age-toning to wrappers, o/w Near Fine. No. 5 (Winter 1972). 50pp. First part devoted to the new visual and photo poetries of Japan (Seiichi Niikuni, Yutaka Ishii, Shoji Yoshizawa, Kitasono Katue, Takeshi Koike, Takahashi Shohachiro, Shimizu Toshihiko, Ito Motoyuki, Okazaki Katsuhiko, Tsuji Setsuko), plus contributions by Charles Amirkhanian; Thomas A. Clark; Dom Sylvester Houédard: Ernst Jandl; Robert Lax; Neil Mills; Maurizio Nannucci; and Bob Cobbing and Peter Mayer ("Some Myths of Concrete Poetry", an essay challenging a number of the alleged myths surrounding the form). Wrappers lightly rubbed and marked, o/w Near Fine. No. 6 (Summer 1974). 70pp. SIGNED and inscribed on the first page by the editor to Vale (Re/Search). Front cover illustrated by a metro ticket, picked up by Gérard Vargas and glued to the front cover. 'The Treated Text' issue, with contributions by, among others, Lourdes Castro; Ian Hamilton Finlay; Ben Vautier; Tom Phillips; Ed Ruscha; Hannah Höch; Marcel Janco; Peter Dienst; Henri Chopin; Hans Richter; Edwin Morgan; Bob Cobbing; François Dufrêne; Stephen Bann; Thomas A. Clark; Joe Tilson; Lawrence Weiner; Paul Gette; Kitasono Katue; Robert Lax; Joe Tilson; Jean le Gac; Edgardo Antonio Vigo; and the editor, plus correspondence generated by Bob Cobbing and Peter Mayer's essay in the previous issue. Slight age-toning along upper edges of wrappers and light soiling, o/w Very Good plus. No. 7 (Spring 1976). 54pp. Contributors include John Furnival; Brion Gysin; Samuel Beckett; Avigdor Arikha; Bernard Heidsieck; Robert Lax; Bengt-Emil Johnson; Lourdes Castro; Franz Mon; Emil Antonucci; Kitasono Katue; Franciszka Themerson; Stefan Themerson; Hans Richter; and the editor. Wrappers partially age-toned, o/w Near Fine. No. 8/9/10 (1982). 80pp. SIGNED in blue ink by Nicholas Zurbrugg on the front cover, with a note by him on the last page apologising for the lack of the Henri Chopin and Bernard Heidsieck 7" flexi record (1000 copies of the magazine were printed, but fewer records than this were pressed). The 'Time and Space Fictions' issue, with contributions by William Burroughs; Samuel Beckett; Lourdes Castro; Tom Phillips; Robert Lax; Sten Hanson; Bernard Heidsieck; Henri Chopin; Ernst Jandl; Friedericke Mayröcker; and others, plus "correspondence concerning the state of the contemporary avant-garde" from, among others, Brion Gysin; Dick Higgins; Lawrence Weiner; Julien Blaine; Stephen Bann; Mike Weaver; Bob Cobbing; Ian Hamilton Finlay; Jean-Paul Curtay; Edwin Morgan; Charles Amirkhanian; John Furnival; and Larry Wendt. Near Fine. Overall a very rare set of this impo

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        The Warlock Of Love (Signed By The Author)

      Published by Lupus Music in 1969. This is the First UK facsimile reprint printed by Lewis Reprints Ltd in 1969. Photographic boards in matching Wrapper. The BOOK is in Very Good condition. Mild rubbing to the corners and spine folds. Loss to the spine ends. The book remains tight. Clean internally. Small 95p price sticker to the lower front pastedown. The WRAPPER is in Very Good condition. Rubbing and creasing to the folds, spine and edges. Some edge-wear with loss at the spine ends. Some adhesive tape reinforcement to the upper front cover edge and rear spine folds to the verso. The wrapper is protected in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been Signed by the Author to the front blank end paper; ' Marc Bolan X'. The book was signed outside the Wimbledon Theatre in 1976 and a photo of Marc Bolan with the original owner is provided for provenance. The poetry of the late Marc Bolan, who was the lead singer of the influential band T-Rex. Books signed by Bolan are extremely scarce. Collectible. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.

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        Collection of Doctor Generosity Broadsides

      New York: Doctor Generosity Press. 1969-1970. First. A collection of 15 broadsides of poetry published by the Doctor Generosity Press, run out of a tavern in New York City at 73rd and 2nd on the East Side. The endeavor was headed by waiter Ray Freed, who edited a number of books and broadsides published by the press from 1969 through 1972. Folio sheets of one to four pages, printed versos only. Overall very good or better with light edge wear, staple holes and horizontal creases to all, likely as issued; one broadside is trimmed at the bottom affecting the poem. Each broadside was limited to 500 unnumbered copies "distributed for free on the streets of New York." Contributors include Paul Blackburn, A.E. Wyatt, George Ayla, Dunbar Grady, Peter Hammer, George Kimball, Robert Kinzie, Dan Maurice, James McMann, S. Pavlo, Judy Porter, Elma Seto, Aymon de Roussy de Sales, Christopher Smargie, and Alan Young. Uncommon. OCLC locates under 10 copies of all but two of the broadsides. .

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        Guitar Legend Jimi Hendrix - Performing on stage at the Isle of Wight, 1969.

      Rare, modern print of the 1969 Original / Vintage Photograph on archival paper. Image: 38 cm x 25 cm / Framed: 64,5 cm x 50 cm. From the library and personal archive of irish photographer John Minihan. Titled and signed by John Minihan. Beautifully framed. John Minihan is an Irish photographer, born in Dublin in 1946 and raised in Athy, County Kildare. At the age of 12 he was brought to live in London, and went on to become an apprentice photographer with the Daily Mail. At the age of 15 he won the Evening Standard amateur photography competition. At 21 he became the youngest staff photographer for the Evening Standard. For thirty years he remained in London, returning every year to his hometown of Athy to record the people and their daily lives. The work of Minihan in Athy makes up a large part of his canon. Minihan began taking photos in Athy when he was 16. The photos are an attempt to document the lives of the ordinary people of the town in their day to day business and also in times of joy and sadness, notably during the wake of a woman called Katy Tyrrell. In between documenting Athy on visits home, Minihan continued his career on Fleet Street, which included the iconic snap of the 19-year-old Lady Diana Spencer in the garden of the nursery at which she worked, the morning sun to her back, her legs in silhouette through her skirt. Diana had just been announced as the Prince of Wales's love interest and photographers raced to take her photo, Minihan having the fortune to turn up first. Over the years Minihan developed a close relationship with many writers and his photographs of Samuel Beckett show a particular affinity between the two men. Minihans photos of Beckett are some of his best known, one in particular is described as one of the greatest photos of the twentieth century. William S. Burroughs once referred to Minihan as "a painless photographer". Minihan is perhaps best known for his photographs of Samuel Beckett. Minihan first expressed a desire to photograph Beckett in 1969, following Becketts winning of the Nobel Prize for literature, having noticed that all the available photos of Beckett were of a poor quality'We were running a story but discovered there were only two very vague images of Beckett taken many years before. It was like he didn't exist - that was the moment I decided I wanted to meet this man and take his photograph.' Minihan first encountered Beckett in London in 1980, while Beckett was working on a production of one of his own plays, Endgame. Minihan met Beckett in the Hyde Park hotel and showed him some of his photos of Athy to break the ice. The two met on a number of occasions over the next few years, but it was not until 1985 that they met in Paris. They arranged to meet in the restaurant of the Hotel PLM, a regular haunt of Beckett. At ten to five, with the light fading, Minihan took the photo that would go on to be called by some as the photograph of the twentieth century. John Calder credited Minihan with capturing,'the introspective, infinitely sad gaze of a man looking into the abyss of the world's woes'. Among his numerous photographic publications are Photographs: Samuel Beckett (1995) Shadows from the Pale, Portrait of an Irish Town (1996) and An Unweaving of Rainbows, Images of Irish Writers, 1996. He is currently a freelance photographer specialising in 'the arts'. His book of photographs of Samuel Beckett was published in 1995. His photographs of Athy have been exhibited throughout the world. He was given the freedom of Athy in 1990. Minihan currently lives and works in West Cork. Minihan's many exhibitions in museums and galleries around the world include the Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, 1984 Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris 1986 the National Portrait Gallery, London 1987/8 and the October Gallery, London 1990 as well as the Guinness Hop Store, Dublin 1991. (Wikipedia) Raymond Douglas "Ray" Davies CBE (/'de?v?s/ DAY-vis born 21 June 1944) is an English musician. He was the lead singer and songwriter for The Kinks, which he led with his younger brother, Dave. He has also acted, directed and produced shows for theatre and television. Since the dissolution of the Kinks in 1996, Ray Davies has embarked on a solo career as a singer-songwriter. (Wikipedia)

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        Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? - Philip K. Dick - 1st ed 1969 with DJ!

      Rapp and Whiting 1969 - This book is in good condition. The book has been rebound in blue hardcover binding. This is an ex-library book with a mostly removed bookplate in the front and a stamp mark to the front endpaper and rear of the title page. The pages are clean and free of any foxing. The book comes with its rare original dust jacket. The jacket is in good condition with some light wear to its edges. This is a first edition copy published by Rapp and Whiting in 1969. A great chance to own a rare copy of a science fiction classic. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Tales From the Ozone #1 and 2

      Ron Gibb Productions; The Print Mint, Detroit, MI 1969 - Original underground comics. $.50 cent cover price on #1. Includes: Carl Lundgren (cover); Robert Crumb; Gary Grimshaw; Vaughn Bode; A. Copley; Gilbert Shelton; Jerry Younkins; Renaud Facade; Larry Gonick; A. Kincaid; Thomas Waldo Buck; Dave Sheridan. Issue #1 is the first (and only) printing. According to Kennedy with #2 there is no way to distinguish the 1st from later printings. NM-M condition. Bright and sharp. File copy quality. #1 shows binding/printing quirk leaving narrow 1/8" blank strip at the foot of the cover. Issues has been boxed, stored flat and kept in a dark, dry closet for decades. Pages show faint toning. Very small creases near staples. Staples bright, no corrosion. See my other listing for more high grade undergrounds. Illustrator: Carl Lundgren; Robert Crumb; Vaughn Bode; Gilbert Shelton; Larry Gonick. Inventory No: 019101. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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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.

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      New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1969., 1969. First edition. First edition. Fine in dust jacket, lightly darkened at the spine. Introduces Philip St. Ives. Philip St. Ives is assigned to recover a rare tenth century brass shield that has been stolen from a Washington museum. The shield is being ransomed for a quarter of a million dollars, and is being sought not only by St. Ives, but also by representatives of an African nation. St. Ives soon finds himself involved in a case of intrigue, deceit and murder. An exceptional copy.

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        Chagall Lithograph

      Andre Sauret 1969 - CAIN, JULIEN. Chagall Lithograph, Monte Carlo: Andre Sauret, 1969. Folio, German language edition, pp. 179, 1 (note), gray cloth boards with black stamped lettering on spine and upper panel, dust jacket and frontispiece lithographs created by Marc Chagall at the Mourlot Freres studio in Paris, with original acetate wrapper. Volume 3 of the 6-volume Chagall lithograph catalogue raisonne. The German edition is scarce in any condition; especially so in fine quality. Condition of this book: Faint age-toning to jacket edges, a few small cracks in acetate wrapper, else fine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      New York:: Wm. Morrow & Co.,. 1969.. First edition of his second book. INSCRIBED, "To Dr. King, All best to you and yours. Harry Crews." In the light-green simulated cloth boards (versus medium to dark-green cloth boards), no known priority. [We had assumed the simulated cloth binding was a later state since not as nice, but several citings of simulated cloth boards in first-issue dustwrappers have left us uncertain]. In the first-issue dustwrapper with reviews of GOSPEL SINGER. Very minor rubbing to corners, otherwise about fine in dust jacket with the barest wear. .

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        Initial Report of the Deep Sea Drilling Project.: Volume I, Volume II, Volume III

      U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 1969 - A Project Planned By And Carried Out With The Advice Of The Joint Oceanographic Institution For Deep Earth Sampling (JOIDES). Prepaired for The National Science Foundation National Ocean Sediment Coring Program Under Contract C-482 by The University of California, Scripps Institute of Oceanography prime contractor ----- Three volume set. ----- NSFSP-1, June 1969, Volume 1 covering Leg I of the Cruises of the Drilling Vessel "Glomar Challenger" Orange, Texas to Hoboken, N.J. August-September 1968. Blue cloth covered boards with white and brown titles/illus., map endpapers, color frontis, b/w photos and illus., fold-out pages, appendices, 672pp. ------ NSFSP-2 February 1970, Volume II covering Leg 2 of the Cruises of the Drilling Vessel "Glomar Challenger" Hoboken, N.J. to Dakar, Senegal October-November 1968 Blue cloth covered boards with white and brown titles and illus., map endpapers, color frontis, b/w photos and illus., fold-out pages, appendices, 501pp. ----- NSFSP-3 April, 1970, Volume III covering Leg 3 of the Cruises of the Drilling Vessel Glomar Challenger" Dakar, Senegal to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil December 1968 to January 1969. Blue cloth covered boards with white and brown titles and illus., map endpapers, color frontis, fold-out pages, appendices, 806pp. Participating Scientists: Maurice Ewing, J. Lamar Worzel, Arthur O. Beall, William A. Berggren, David Bukry, Creighton A. Burke, Alfred G. Fischer, Emile A. Pessango, Jr., Melvin N.A. Peterson, N. Terence Edgar, Maria Cita, Stefan Gartnet, Jr., Robert Goll, Catherine Nigrini, Christopher von der Borch, Arthur E. Mazwell, Richard P. Von Herszon, James E. Andrews, Robert E. Boyce, E. Dean Milow, Kenneth J. Hsu, Stephen F. Percival and Tsunemasa Saito. Volume I carries the signatures of over forty Scripps scientist, administrators and others who worked at Scripps on the DSDP in the late 1960's to 1970. The following items come with the books as an archive. 14 page stapled bound color pamphlet on the DSDP Ocean Sediment Coring Program. 89 35mm color slides showing various aspects of the DSDP, including equipment, maps, personal, ship. Heavy metal studded drill bit piece used on the Glomar Challenger by the DSDP. My father worked at Scripps Institute of Oceanography in the late 1960's and early 70's. He was involved at an administrative level with the DSDP and collected the above item's as personal memento's of his time on the project. Condition: All three books are in good+ or better condition, the flaws being moderate bowing of boards, moderate rubbing, bumping and soiling to spine and board edge extremities, light soiling to page edges, light yellow marker line to top page edges near spine head, front free endpapers have a previous owners name partially covered over by my fathers address label. The pamphlet is in good condition with moderate pen markings to the front cover, rubbing, scuffing, soiling and creasing to cover and page edge extremities, and light silver fishing to one back page. The 35 mm slides are in excellent condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      , 1969. 1969. First Edition . DICK, Philip K. Ubik. Garden City: Doubleday, 1969. Octavo, original gray cloth, original dust jacket. $3500.First edition of Dick's popular and ""brilliantly realized"" science fiction novel about a group of psychics experiencing a form of life after death.Ubik ""features the creation of a subjective world by a group of people killed in an accident but restored to a kind of consciousness within a preservative machine, though any final determination of what is real in the book is made superbly problematical"" (Clute & Nicholls, 329). ""A brilliantly realized science fiction future darkened by Kafkaesque paranoia. As portrayed by Dick, a world in which cryogenic suspension has abolished traditional concepts of death and in which psychics can alter the future by changing the past is one that offers no foundation for objective truth"" (Barron, Fantasy and Horror 6-113). With ""First Edition"" stated on the copyright page. Dick adapted Ubik from his short story ""What the Dead Men Say,"" published in the June, 1964 issue of Worlds of Tomorrow magazine. Levack 42a. Currey, 127. Barron, Anatomy of Wonder II-336. Interior fine. Faint evidence of tape removal to top and bottom of both boards with light tape ghosting to the front free endpaper. Slightest wear to bright, price-clipped dust jacket. A nearly fine copy, scarce in such excellent condition.

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        Holzschnitte zur Bibel. Das Lied der Lieder. PLUS Jesaja. [2 volumes of 3; 39 signed woodcuts]

      Düsseldorf: Ursus, 1969-71 - 2 volumes of 3. Tooled soft leather covers. bound Oriental-style in folding card case & slipcase; superbly printed on fine Japanese rice paper; 35 x 26 cm. Book as new. Minor slipcase problems; please inquire for details. **Volume II, "Das Lied der Lieder" (1969/70), 76/325 copies: 18 SIGNED woodcuts + woodcut title & colophon. Volume III, "Jesaja" (1971), 78/315 copies: 21 SIGNED woodcuts + woodcut title & colophon. Text booklet in paper covers. 34.5 x 18 cm laid into each volume "Das Lied der Lieder" translated by Max Brod. Volume I (not present) is titled "Ijob." An interesting piece of Judaica with intense, expressionistic, deeply bitten original woodcuts. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Adieu Gary Cooper

      - Gallimard, Paris 1969, 14x21cm, broché. - Prima edizione, una delle 25 copie numerate su Holland, capo del pareggio. Nizza copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 25 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, tirage de tête. Bel exemplaire.

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        Handbuch der Holz-Und Metallschnitte des XV. Jahrhunderts.11 Bande in 12. Dritte Auflage.

      Anton Hierseman,, Stuttgart, 1969-1976 - Neudruck der Ausgabe von 1926-1930. 11 Volumes in 12. 4to, uniform embossed red cloth. A very good, clean set in tight bbindings. Volumes 1 - 8 are a reprint of the Leipzig : K. W. Hiersemann, 1926-1930 edition which was a new edition of the first 3 volumes of Schreiber’s Manuel de l’amateur de la gravure sur bois et sur métal au XVe siècle, Berlin, A. Cohn; [etc., etc.] 1891-1911. Volume 9 reprints Volume 4 of the Berlin edition, Un catalogue des livres xylographiques et xylochirographiques, indiquant les différences de toutes les éditions existantes. 1902. Volume 10 parts one and two reprints Volume 5 parts one and two of the Berlin edition, Un catalogue des incunables à figures imprimés en Allemagne, en Suisse, en Autriche-Hongrie et en Scandinavie. 1910-1911. Volume 11 is titled Der Einblattholzschnitt und die Blockbücher des XV. Jahrhunderts ausgewählt, eingeleitet und beschrieben von H. Th. Musper. With the note: "Völlig neubearbeitete und stark erweiterte Ausgabe von Band VI-VIII der Erstauflage" of W. L. Schreiber's Manuel de l'amateur de la gravure sur bois et sur métal au XVe siècle. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le lendemain c'est vous !

      - Presses de la cité, Paris 1969, 17x26,5cm, en feuilles sous double chemise et étui. - Prima edizione, una delle 20 copie numerate su carta di lusso, solo carta di grandi dimensioni. Bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 20 exemplaires numérotés sur papier de luxe, seuls grands papiers. Bel exemplaire.

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      U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 1969 - Press release No. 69-83K, this is a 250 pages of bound mimeographs stated 'For Release Sunday July 6, 1969' . Copy name in marker is L. Z. Shepard. Name crossed out on mimeograph appears to be N. Manitzos. Please see or request pic or any additional info. Light wear. Bound Looseleaf Size: 4to - 9¾" - 12" Tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Cedille Qui Sourit: Eine Ausstellung in drei Teilen (An Exhibition in Three Parts)

      Monchengladbach: Stadtisches Museum, 1969. First edition. Loose in Box. Near Fine. Number 280 of 440 copies. 1969, exhibition catalog for the show put on by Brecht and Filliou at the museum in Monchengladbach. Large box measures approx. 8 x 6.5 inches. Die-cut sheets with small matchbox that includes 2 (of the original 4) screw-hooks, all housed in larger 2 piece box resembling a matchbox. German text, with some sections translated into English and French. Includes sheets with 15 illustrations of objects and photos from the show. Other than the 2 screws that are lacking, this item in complete, Mild shelfwear to box. A rare and classic Fluxus item, replicating the spirit of the show. The title comes from the Fluxus bookshop/workspace that Brecht and Filliou opened 4 years prior.

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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 31 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 in 1969, Paris. Ref. no. 56 in ‘Chagall's Posters - A Cataloque Raisonne', Sorlier, 1975. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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