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        The Decision to Go to the Moon.

      Cambridge, MASS, and London, England: The MIT Press,, 1970. Project Apollo and the National Interest. Octavo. Original blue cloth. With the dust jacket. Mild fading along board edges, an excellent copy with the jacket nicked at the corners and chipped on the rear bottom corner closest the spine. First edition, first printing, presentation copy inscribed to NASA administrator Dr. Homer E Newell Jr. on the front free endpaper, "8/24/70, To Homer Newell, with Warm Regards, John Logsdon". This book is very scarce inscribed, and superb with such an association. Dr Homer E. Newell Jr. (1915-1983) was a mathematics professor and author who became a powerful US government science administrator, rising eventually to the third in command of NASA. In the early 1960s he controlled or influenced virtually all non-military unmanned space missions for the free world. He played a significant role in the negotiations which led to the creation of NASA, chairing a committee of rocket and satellite experimenters that drafted a consensus plan for a national space establishment which was presented to Eisenhower's science advisor, and advising the Senate preparedness investigating subcommittee... When the legislation establishing NASA was passed in 1958, Newell was given credit by his peers, including Van Allen, who called him "The Spark Plug" for a strong space science element in NASA. Newell joined NASA in 1958 (the year this book was published), and was successively assistant director for space sciences (1958-1960), deputy director of space flight programs (1960-1961), director of space sciences (1961-1963), associate administrator for space science and applications (1963-1967) and finally associate administrator of NASA, the third ranking position, from 1967 until 1974 (and as such overseeing the Moon Landing.) (1967-1974). In 1965, Newell was awarded the President's Award for Distinguished Federal Civilian Service. He was also commemorated in the Goddard Space Flight Center's Homer E. Newell memorial library, and asteroid 2086 Newell.

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        Eigenh. Albumblatt mit wiederholter U. O. O. u. D. [um 1970].

      1970. 2 SS. Qu.-kl.-8vo. "Si les braves ne se battront plus, çe sont les lâches qui gagneront" ("Wenn die Mutigen nicht mehr kämpfen, werden die Feigen gewinnen"). - Die Verso-Seite mit einer knappen ms. Notiz zum Verfasser und wiederholtem Namenszug desselben.

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        Petit testament. Poesie di Diego Valeri. Acqueforti di Leonardo Castellani. Collana "Poeti illustrati".

      Editiones Dominicae di Franco Riva, 1970. In folio picc.; pp. 27 non num. 7 su carta a mano filigranata Magnani di Pescia con barbe a quartini sciolti, carattere Janson; le tre belle acquaforti originali sono a piena pagina firmate a matita dal Maestro. Brochure edit. contenuta in cartella cartone edit. con tassello con il titolo al dorso e al piatto; curata edizione limitata a soli 156 esemplari numerati. Ediz. originale. Cfr. Aeschlimann vol. III°; Gambetti-Vezzosi.(vedi riproduz.)

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        Le Grandi Religioni

      ARNOLDO MONDADORI EDITORE, VERONA 1970 - Biblioteca dellO Studente ITALIANO Consulenza per l'edizione italiana di Robero Brunelli. Legatura editoriale in similpelle blu con caratteri in oro in bassorilievo al piatto e al dorso, sovracopertina illustrata a colori con taglio all'angolo superiore della prima e strappetto alla quarta, risguardi illustrati, pagine lievemente brunite ben conservate, volume arricchito con numerose ill. a colori anche a piena pagina

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        Sisterhood is Powerful!

      1970 - Very bold screen print poster designed in the same time period in which Emory Douglas was making his revolutionary art, with women with upraised fists in bright red below and poster title in white on bright green above. The title is possibly inspired by the collection of feminist essays 'Sisterhood is Powerful: An Anthology of Writings from the Women's Liberation Movement', a best seller & one of the first widely available feminist anthologies. It included historical documents & contact information, discussed radical feminism, discrimination in politics and in the workplace, and inspired women to join in Women's Liberation. 15 x 22 1/4". Very good condition.

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        AFFICHE DE CINEMA : SFIDA SULLA PISTA DI FUOCO

      Date : 1970 Dimensions : 100,3x140,5cm Condition : entoilée A Affiche de la 1ère édition italienne, entoilée et en très bon état.

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        I Will Fear No Evil

      New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1970. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Cover Art; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good condition and has a Very Good- to Near Very Good dust jacket. There is some dipping to the spine of the book, along with some light bumping to the spine ends. The text pages are generally clean and bright. The endpapers have some toning / yellowing. All edges of the text block have some toning and spotting. There is glue residue from a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown page. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and small chips along with some edge wear and rubbing to the spine ends and corners. The rear cover of the dust jacket has noticeable toning. This copy has been signed by author Heinlein with an inscription notes it was signed at the 1976 Kansas City Worldcon. "In a - safe area - Johann Sebastian Bach Smith lies dying. The richest, perhaps the most powerful man in the world, he is past the point where medical science can do anything except preserve a spark of life in his desiccated body. Even the highest paid physicians are helpless. His only hope is a new body. A body is found. An operation is performed. Surgery is a success - medically." ; Signed by Author .

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        Elegiac sonnet

      Milano , M'ARTE, Immagini e testi 1970 - Con 2 litografie originali a colori, numerate e firmate, di Ceri Richards, (cm 38x28). Riproduzione del manoscritto originale di Watkins. Versione italiana di Roberto Sanesi. A poem by Vernon Watkins accompanied by two numbered and signed lithographs by Ceri Richards (cm 38x28). Translation by Roberto Sanesi. Reproduction of the manuscript of the poet. Cm 40x29. pp. 44 nn. . Ottimo (Fine). . Edizione originale di 149 esemplari. . Rilegato tela, custodia (cloth, slip-case) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Quaderni di Tèchne, n° 5, marzo 1970. Teatro 1

      Firenze , Téchne,, 1970 - Quaderni di Tèchne: Teatro, marzo 1970. A cura di Eugenio Miccini. Importante numero speciale monografico della rivista che raccoglie articoli, interventi o testi teatrali di Patrizia Bonifazi, Achille Bonito Oliva, Jean François Bory, Giusi Coppini, Guerrieri William, Boni Angelo, Damini Bruno, Galligani Renzo, Timm, Ulrichs, Tomaso Kemeny, Ketty La Rocca, Giuseppe Manigrasso, Lucia Marcucci, Eugenio Miccini, Jean-Claude Moineau, Arturo Morfino, Luciano Ori, Michele Perfetti, Lamberto Pignotti, Franco Ravedone, Fride Rosenstock, Gianni Rossi, Cesare Ruffato, Sarenco, Gregorio Scalise, Gruppo S/ESSERE, Mauro Bonciani, Mario Conti, Manbert, Carlo A. Sitta, SPAZIO 7, Maurizio Copedé, Nicola Hoffmann, Walter Sarfatti, Christian Tobas, Gianni Toti, Franco Vaccari e Ben Vautier. Con tavole e fotografie in bianco e nero. 4to. pp. circa 140. . Molto buono (Very Good). Fioriture leggere ad alcune pagine (Some light yellowing). Prima edizione (First Edition). . Fogli sciolti con graffetta (loose pages with clip) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Three Gregynog Englynion. (SIGNED PROOF COPY PLUS CORRESPONDENCE)

      Privately printed by the author on the Gregynog Albion during his term at first Gregynog Arts Fellow in the University of Wales, August, 1970. A single foolscap sheet, folded to form four leaves. This is a signed proof of an edition which ran to just five copies (several days later he produced a second printing of the three englynion, this time limited to 20 copies). Paperstock a little tanned at margins, and nicked, creased and a little torn at edges, with the upper left corner absent but all text unaffected. Bryan Johnson began his six-month Gregynog Fellowship in February 1970 (a period of his life he later described as 'idyllic' and which permitted him the time and resources to write his novel 'House Mother Normal'). Towards the end of the Fellowship he was unable to withstand the lure of the hallowed Gregynog Albion Press and decided, along with the help (and indeed hindrance) of his friend Philip Pacey to use the Press to attempt to print the three short poems he had composed during that six-month period, each experimenting with the Welsh verse form englyn. The whole process was fraught with problems and in one instance genuine danger: Johnson provided a full account of the misadventures in his essay 'The Gregynog Press and The Gregynog Fellowship' which appeared in a spring 1973 issue of 'The Private Library'. Extremely uncommon - bar the three differing print runs he produced at Gregynog, these poems were never reproduced. Supplied together with a selection of letters from Johnson to fellow poet Jeremy Hooker. The correspondence comprises two postcards and five typewritten letters spanning May 1970 - July 1972 (he committed suicide a little over a year later) and covers a multitude of subjects including his work for 'Transatlantic Review' (he was the poetry editor), discussion of several of his novels and constant encouragement and praise for Hooker's own verse. The letters are insightful and often witty (Jack Russells are several times referred to 'Ken Russells' and the line about house-training them is completely baffling until you recognise the joke), but sadly his tone becomes increasingly downbeat as the depression which was to end his life fully takes hold. Also included is the issue of 'The Private Library' which includes his Gregynog reminiscences, a short handwritten note from Jo McCrindle, founding editor of Transatlantic Review', which briefly references Johnson, and a first edition copy of Jonathan Coe's biography 'Like a Fiery Elephant', fine in dust wrapper.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. No Binding. Good.

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        We

      The First UK Printing published by Jonathan Cape in 1970. The Book is remarkably in Fine condition and appears unread. Free from inscriptions, erasures and markings. Grey top-stain unfaded. The Wrapper is complete and also is in Fine condition. The Stanley Chapman designed wrapper looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. A very sharp copy. Translated by Bernard Guilbert Guerney with an introduction and Bibliographical note by Michael Glenny. 'Over a half-century since its appearance, the novel WE remains one of the most exciting and influential works of science fiction. Its basic plot, whereby a true believer comes to question the validity of a totalitarian state and thus to transform it from a utopia into an anti-utopia, has been repeated by Aldous Huxley in BRAVE NEW WORLD (1932), George Orwell in NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR (1949) and by any number of epigones; yet its artistry, prophetic power, and underlying philosophy have not been surpassed.' - Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2433-41. Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 2-177; (1981) 2-131; (1987) 2-147; (1995) 2-157; and (2004) II-1302. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 2450. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 838. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 189. Lewis, Utopian Literature, pp. 217-20. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 1226. Bleiler (1978), p. 214. Reginald 15754. As nice a copy as you are likely to find. Collectible. Ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact.

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        COPERTINA ORIGINALE DI FERENC PINTER. INCHIOSTRO.

      ca 1970. Inchiostro originale di Ferenc Pintèr, misure 20x29, applicato alla copertina di un libro inedito dello scritore polacco Lew Sapieha DALL'ALTO DELLA SELLA. Titolo originale Wojna z wysokosci siodla (edito a Londra nel 1965), dattiloscritto di 163 pagine. Legatura in tela verde. Al piatto anteriore è applicato il disegno a inchiostro di Pinter. Una macchia chiara. "Ferenc Pinter nacque ad Alassio, presso Savona, nel 1931. Suo padre, József Pintér, era un pittore ungherese mentre la madre, Anna Antonazzi, veniva da Firenze. Nel 1940, la famiglia Pinter si trasferì a Budapest per curare una malattia tubercolare di József, ma l'operazione chirurgica non ebbe buon esito e dopo pochi anni Ferenc rimase orfano di padre.Non fu ammesso all'Accademia di Belle Arti di Budapest per aver dimostrato una libertà di pensiero non conforme al totalitarismo comunista di quegli anni. In seguito alla rivolta del 1956 e all'arrivo dei carri armati sovietici, riuscì a fuggire in Italia. Appena arrivato a Milano, ottenne come primo lavoro la realizzazione di un gigantesco murale (80 m²) per la Radio Marelli. Nei tre anni successivi, Pinter continuò a realizzare manifesti pubblicitari per importanti aziende italiane finché, nel 1960, avviò una collaborazione con Arnoldo Mondadori Editore che durò 32 anni.Per la grande casa editrice milanese Pinter realizzava le copertine e le illustrazioni interne di libri. Iniziò con la collana Segretissimo, della quale dipinse le prime 14 copertine, ma è ricordato in particolare per il Commissario Maigret e i gialli di Agatha Christie; tuttavia, le tavole migliori le dipinse per la collana Oscar Mondadori. Il suo mezzo espressivo preferito era la tempera, che usava con straordinaria maestria dando vita a scene surreali, venate di una forte componente espressionista. Pinter è stato considerato uno dei più importanti illustratori europei e non a caso il suo nome rientra nei cataloghi internazionali Graphis e Gebrauchsgraphik."

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        THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ITALIAN SCHOOLS OF PAINTING (19 Volumes)

      New York: Hacker Art Books, 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. VG+ clean, bright, crisp and tight; likely never used; art school ex-lib. set with usual marks.. All volumes: blue cloth/boards; gilt lettering and spine decoration. 17 volumes contain multiple collotypes and bw illustrations, bw frontices, and approx. 400+ to 600+ pp. of text in each volume. Volumes VI and XIX contain no illus. and have fewer pp., as both are indices. NOTE: This set is heavy (47 pounds / 21.5 kilos) and will require extra postage. Each volume has its own geographical and artist index; Volume VI is the index of iconography for Volumes I through V; Volume XIX (the last volume of the set) provides a general index for all books. An outstanding reference work. V. 1. Western and Eastern early Christian art; V. 2. Duccio di Buoninsegna; V. 3: Giotto; V. 4. Venice and the neighbouring regions; V. 5: Umbria; V. 6. Iconographical index to volumes I-V; V. 7. General considerations; V. 8. Gentile da Fabriano; V. 9. Bicci di Lorenzo, Paolo di Stefano, Dello Delli, Rossello di Jacopo Franchi, Giovanni dal Ponte, Pseudo-Ambrogio di Baldese, the painters of Cassoni and some miniaturists; V. 10. The Classicalism of the Renaissance; V. 11. Piero della Francesca; V. 12. Lorenzo il Magnifico, Botticelli and Savonarola; V. 13. Domenico Ghirlandaio; V. 14. The school of Ottaviano Nelli at Gubbio, the votive painters of the Val di Nera and other regions and the painters of Foligno and of Gualdo Tadino; V. 15. Christoforo da Sanseverino and Angelo da Camerino, Boccati, Gerolamo di Giovanni, Francesco di Gentile, Giovanni Francesco da Rimini, Lorenzo di Alessandro; V. 16. Luca Signorelli; V. 17. Giovanni d'Alemagna and Antonio Vivarini, Quirizio da Murano and Antonio da Negroponte; V. 18. Carlo and Vittorio Crivelli; and V. 19. General Index (each volume with several sub-topics).

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        Between Two Ages - America's Role in the Technetronic Era

      Viking, 1970. 334 pages including index. "The thrust of this challenging book is that America is the first society to move beyond the industrial age into the new "technetronic" era, and that this transition affects directly both our international and our domestic problems. Part 1 describes the impact of the scientific revolution on world affairs in general and on the Third World in particular, and exposes the ambiguous position of its principal disseminators, the US. Part 2 examines how this has effected the content, style, and format of man's political outlook on his global reality. Part 3 assesses the contemporary relevance of communism to the problems of modernity. Part 4 focuses upon the US, a society that is both a social pioneer and a guinea pig for mankind, and examines the crisis of American institutions and values during the current transition - as well as the challenge posed by the New Left. Part 5 outlines in broad terms the general direction the US might take in order to make an effective response to its foreign and domestic dilemmas." - from dust jacket (not included). "This is one of the most original books on political and social thought to appear in recent years. The author projects the impact of technology and electronics on the political and social values of the United States, the Soviet Union and other 'post - industrial' states. As a study of global society in transition, this seminal work is bound to elicit major controversy and will be difficult to ignore." - Foreign Affairs. Bit of soiling to fore - edge else clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy.

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        Poster: Tercer Mundo, Tercera Guerra Mundial [Third World, Third World War]

      S.i.], [Havana, Cuba 1970 - Film poster for Cuban director Julio García Espinosa's 90-minute documentary on attrocities and war crimes committed during the Vietnam War. Filmed from the Cuban point of view, the film was a call to resistance by the Third World everywhere against the military-industrial complex of the capitalist world. Designed by Cuban artist Pablo René Azcuy Cardenas, featuring a squadron of fighter planes, four of which are hurtling toward the ground. Not found in OCLC. Original poster, silkscreened in black and red on beige stock, measuring 51cm x 77.5cm (20" x 30.5"). Professionally linen-backed, with some expert touch-up along upper and lower edge; Near Fine.

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        Sei novelle

      Edizioni della Pergola, 1970. Rilegato mezza pelle (half-leather binding) Dal "Decamerone" di Giovanni Boccaccio. Con 7 acqueforti originali firmate di Walter Piacesi. 4to. pp. 78. Ottimo (Fine). Edizione di 150+XV+ 10 es. numerati e firmati.

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        LUIGI COLANI

      Éditions Rudolf Vieter, Trescor Cremasco. Officen Cramers Kunstanstalt Dortmund. ca. 1970. Chemise cartonnée in-folio (60 x 51 cm), non titrée, 5 planches (60 x 50 cm) représentant des projets d'avions, d'aéroports et d'une voiture. Exemplaire numéroté. Pochette frottée, petite tache sur une planche mais hors dessin. Port-folio très rare. Luigi Colani (1928-) est un célèbre designer allemand, il conçu de nombreuses machines volantes (avions et hélicoptères) et des voitures qui font deja partis du futur.

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        I Remember

      Angel Hair. First American editions 1970-1973, New York - Four volumes: I Remember, I Remember More (this copy inscribed to Burt Britten, of the Strand Bookstore, by the author), More I Remember More and I Remember Christmas. The complete original sequence of the author’s masterpiece. The first three vols. published by Anne Waldman, poet and Brainard collaborator, in editions of 700, 800 and 700 copies respectively. The final, subject specific volume, with illustrations by the author, published by the Museum of Modern Art in 1973. The artist and writer’s first solo books. I Remember was popular from publication, no less than three sequels in three years, and now, 40+ years on, after absorbing imitations by individuals and appropriation by writing courses, is maintaining a modest publishing momentum – Brainard collected, rearranged, and added to these initial versions for a one volume edition published by Full Court Press (1975), Penguin reprinted this edition (1995), so did Granary (2001), it was included in the Library of America’s Collected Joe Brainard and Notting Hill Editions published the first English edition (both 2012) – while the appeal of what Joe Brainard did with his combination of ingredients remains as seductive and mysterious as ever. Pictorial wrappers all slightly darkened around perimeter, else all fine. the four volumes [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        "24 Heures".

      1970Gouache et fusain, maquette préparatoire de l'affiche, signée en bas à gauche, titrée, (1970), 34 x 47.5 cm, encadrée. Raymond SAVIGNAC (Paris 1907-2002 Trouville) se forme en autodidacte jusqu'à ce qu'il rencontre CASSANDRE en 1933 ; il devient son élève, et s'associe avec Bernard VILLEMOT; puis ils se retrouvent à l'Agence De La Vasselais. Ses publicités séduisent par des gags visuels et des associations ludiques: " Je suis né à l'âge de quarante et un ans, des pis de la vache Monsavon". Il travaille pour les marques Rival, Air France, Frigeco, Bic, Citroën... RIVAL, célèbre maison de parfums, a été fondée en 1939 par Jean CLAVELIER à Neuilly. Il fut de nombreuses fois présenté dans des musées et des rétrospectives lui furent consacrées au Musée de la Publicité et à la Bibliothèque Forney. Le Musée Montebello de Trouville-sur-Mer détient un important fond présenté en permanence. Sur un fond jouxtant un bleu horizon et un bleu nuit étoilé, jour et nuit,, un homme sandwich muni de jumelles en forme de montres à gousset est encarté dans le journal titré "24 heures", symbolisant la permanance de l'information. Ce dessin, comme l'indique Alain WEIL (ancien directeur du Musée de la Publicité) dans sa monographie "Employer un dessin plus fort, cerné, et immédiatement lisible : montrer l'essentiel, se moquer du reste".

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        The Conscience of a Majority *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

      Prentice-Hall, 1970. 248 pages. Author's attractive signature upon front free endpaper. "In this, his most important book, Goldwater discusses the great issues of the 70s. His views possess a breadth, candor and positive outlook that will surprise many of his staunchest critics." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear to price - clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival - grade Brodart cover. The prior owner of this book was apparently quite a devotee of Mr. Goldwater as numerous underlined news clippings are laid in. A nice copy.

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        Unter dem Stern des Bösen. OT: La mala hora. Deutsch von Ana Maria Brock.

      Reinbeck, Rowohlt Verlag, 1970. 122(1) Seiten, OTaschenbuch (rororo 1332), das Papier zeitbedingt etwas vergilbt. Auf dem Titelblatt von Garcia Marquez signiert und mit Jahreszahl (1970) versehen. Das Exemplar stammt aus der Bibliothek eines bibliophilen, ehemaligen Kiepenheuer & Witsch Verlagsvertreters. In diesem Verlag erschienen die meisten deutschsprachigen Bücher des Literatur-Nobelpreis-Trägers. Die Lizenz dieses Textes lag beim Aufbau-Verlag Berlin (Ost). Signaturen von Garcia Marquez sind im europäischen Sprachraum sehr selten. Gutes, wohl ungelesenes Exemplar. Good copy. Signed by the author. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Nobelpreis, Signatur, signiert

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        The Last Words of Dutch Schultz.

      - Cape Goliard Press, London 1970, 1st ed., orig. cover illustrated by R.B. Kitaj. Signed by Kitaj and author. [Maynard & Miles: A17a]. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Sentinel Rock and Yosemite Valley from Glacier Point Trail, Yosemite [1923] Printed by Alan Ross from Ansel Adams' original negative under his supervision

      Yosemite National Park, California: the Ansel Adams Gallery, circa 1970s. - Silver gelatin print, printed later, stamped 'Special Edition / Photographs of Yosemite by Ansel Adams / Sentinel Rock and Yosemite Valley from Glacier Point Trail, Yosemite [National Park, California', 'Printed by Alan Ross from Ansel Adams' original negative' verso with pencil initial , 7-1/2 x 91/8 inches on board 16.5 x 13.5 inches."Ansel's intent was to present photography as an affordable art and to showcase the environmental grandeur of Yosemite National Park. Never much a fan of the "curios" that were the staple of most Park concessioners at the time, he also wanted to offer visitors a quality memento of their time in Yosemite.The 8 10 prints would be made from the original negatives by an assistant under Ansel's precise direction and be printed in sufficiently large batches to make them affordable.This collection, entitled the Yosemite Special Edition Photographs, proved immensely popular, and over the years, Ansel added more images to the set until the total was capped at 30 at the time of his passing in 1984.Today, Best's Studio is known as the Ansel Adams Gallery, and continues as a family-run business. Ansel's Special Edition Photographs of Yosemite are a mainstay of the Gallery's offerings and heritage. Each print is still made by hand directly from Ansel's original negatives, using his approach and methodology to ensure strict adherence to his standards and aesthetic."Provenance: Peter Howard, Serendipity Books, Berkeley.

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        Wildlife Crisis. Forewords by H.R.H. The Prince of the Netherlands and Peter Scott. Epilogue by Stewart L. Udall

      London: Hamish Hamilton, 1970. Special Limited Edition, Signed by Philip. Printed by Arcadia Press. Illustrated. 1 vols. 4to. Bound in full blue morocco by Zaehnsdorf with special "Maril" design on upper cover by noted designer bookbinder Philip Smith. Fine in cloth folding box, leather labels. Special Limited Edition, Signed by Philip. Printed by Arcadia Press. Illustrated. 1 vols. 4to. Special Limited Edition, Signed by Prince Philip. A beautifully written and illustrated exposition of the modern dangers to the world's wildlife, and an historical review of previous conservation efforts, produced on behalf of the World Wildlife Fund.

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        Alberto Magnelli-Untitled XI-1970 Linocut-SIGNED

      1970 - "Untitled XI" by Alberto Magnelli, Signed Linocut printed in 1970 from an edition size of 18. The overall size of the Linocut is 25.75 x 17.75 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as A: Mint. Here is some supplemental information about the Linocut: Signed and Labeled "Epreuve Leon Amiel. V." (Proof for Leon Amiel) in pencil by Magnelli. From the "L'Album de la Ferrage" portfolio of 10 prints, plus one supplemental Linocut. The print is on a special Japon Nacre paper. 18 portfolios were printed on this special paper and included the supplemental linocut, 15 of which were numbered and 3 of which were not but dedicated in name. This is from one of the unnumbered editions but dedicated in name. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Le cose che volano. Dodici fogli sciolti allÕacquaforte e un frontespizio di Luciano De Vita.

      Senza luogo, senza data (1970) Stampato nello Studio Sanleonardo da Deborah Whitman e Mario Leoni. Cartella/ cofanetto in tutta tela nera con illustrazione al piatto anteriore, contenente tredici fogli sciolti allÕacquaforte di Luciano De Vita, ciascuno formato dallÕartista. Tiratura di 90 esemplari numerati da 1 a 80 e da I a X. Di dimensione 50 x 55 cm. La nostra copia eÕ la n. VII.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani già' Naturalistica snc]
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        One Hundred Years of Solitude.

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1970. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. Octavo. Original blue boards, title to spine gilt, top edge pink. With the pictorial dust jacket. An excellent, bright copy with the occasional faint spot to contents, in the jacket with a little rubbing to spine ends. First UK edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the half-title, "Gabriel. '85." together with an original ink drawing of a fish. It was first published in the US earlier the same year, and originally published in Argentina in 1967 under the title Cien años de soledad. From the library of the Irish book collector Dr Philip Murray. In his book, The Adventures of a Book Collector (2011), Murray writes: "I had heard that the Mexican postal system is one of the most unreliable anywhere in the world, but I decided to chance it and sent eleven books ? nearly a year went by without any further word. I was certain my luck had run out and I would never see my copies again ... the return package had burst open and had had to be repacked. All the books were inscribed and the author had drawn various images in some of them, so it was worth the wait".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        LESSNESS

      London: Calder & Boyars, 1970. Half cream calf and gilt lettered cloth, a.e.g. Calf a trace darkened, with minuscule nick at crown, otherwise about fine, with the slipcase, which is a very tight fit for the book. First edition, limited issue, of Beckett's own translation of SANS (1969). Copy #52 of one hundred numbered copies, hors commerce, specially bound, and signed by the author, denoted as being in advance of the first edition. The trade edition appeared as SIGNATURE 9.

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        Proteste nei vicoli. Napoli, 1972

      1970 - Stampa alla gelatina ai sali d'argento su carta baritata Vintage print cm. 35,5 x 23,5 ca. Sul verso: Timbro a tampone "Photo by TANO D¿AMICO"; annotazione autografa "1970 Napoli. Manifestazione contro l¿aumento dei prezzi" Pubblicata in: Tano D'Amico, Di cosa sono fatti i ricordi. Tempo e luce di un fotografo di strada, Postcart, Roma 2014 Vintage Gelatin Silver Print on Baryta Paper 13,9" x 9,2 in. Author's stamp and handwritten caption on verso.

      [Bookseller: S.T. DI MATTEO DI CASTRO]
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        "B + B": un Journal Privé au 20ème siècle. Nos. 1 (25 December 1970) through 6 (17 April 1973) (all published)

      Complete run of 6 issues (each issue 50 to 67 pp.) of the private literary journal written and edited by Alain Bosquet and Roland Busselen, containing prose and poetry written by the two friends. Tall oblong 4to. Orig. wrpps., light soiling. Paris 1970-1973. Bosquet and Busselen were both prolific poets and essayists, with important connections to the Surrealist movement. Originally from Russia and Brussels, respectively, they are both now considered to be French writers, and wrote this short-lived journal as friends. As of January 2015, OCLC locates only 5 holdings in North America, some partial.

      [Bookseller: F.A. Bernett Books]
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        Standarts (Luxusform No. 3)

      München: Verlag Jahn und Klüser, 1970. Near fine in illustrated printed wrappers.. Limited Edition. Quarto. Number 3 of around 10-20 copies from the edition of 1000 with significant interventions by Penck. This copy has original drawings in red ink on the front cover and a drawing of a figure on the front end paper; additionally each page is hand-numbered by Penck in the same ink. Penck's first book: a foray through symbols into the development of a universal pictorial system.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion [Indagine su un cittadino al di sopra di ogni sospetto] (Original photograph from the 1970 film)

      Vera Films, Italy 1970 - Vintage borderless photograph from the 1970 Italian film. With the stamp of photograph Mario Tursi on the verso.An iconic photograph from an iconic film, a study in corruption in which a police inspector investigates a crime that he himself has committed. Winner of the 1971 Academy Award for Best Foreign Film and the Cannes Grand Prix.7 x 9 inches (18 x 24 cm). In an archival mat. Near Fine. Criterion Collection 682. Grant US. Spicer US.

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        In the Night Kitchen

      Harper & Row, [New York] 1970 - First edition. [40 pp.] Color illustrations. 1 vols. 4to. Hanrahan A75 White linen boards with pictorial cover label. Fine in slightly chipped fine dust jacket, with price $4.95 and 10/70 on front flap and 7 titles on the back flap [40 pp.] Color illustrations. 1 vols. 4to [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        En Indochine

      White Lotus, Paris 1970 - En Indochine [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Solaris.

      Walker and Company, New York 1970 - First American edition and first English language edition, preceding the British edition by one year. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Stanislaw Lem on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Translated from the French by Joanna Kilmartin and Steve Cox. A very sharp example, uncommon in this condition and signed. Originally published in Poland in 1961, Solaris has been translated into 41 languages and and sold over 15 million copies. Solaris has been adapted into a feature film twice, most recently in 2002, directed by Steven Soderbergh starring George Clooney. "A novel that makes you reevaluate the nature of intelligence itself" (Anne McCaffrey). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Piekny listopad. Mauro Bolognini.

      - CWF WDA2, 1970. filmposter, CWF WDA2 zam. 350 K.M. 6000. Original edition of 6.000 copies. Rare. Author : Franciszek Starowieyski Poster : "PIEKNY LISTOPAD", 1970 A1 vertical = 23" x 33" (58.5 x 84 cm), color offset Circulation : 6000 Film : "Un Bellissimo novembre", Italian (Attilio Riccio), 1968 Directed by Mauro Bolognini Starring : Gina Lolobrigida, Gabriele Ferzetti, Paolo Turco, Andre Laurence Born 1930 in Krakow. Studied in Krakow and Warsaw, graduated from Warsaw ASP in 1955. Graphic, poster & set designer, painter, cartoonist. Poster designer since 1956. Exhibitions : Canada - 1960, Paris - 1960, Beyrouth - 1961, Warsaw - 1959, 61, 62, Denmark -1963, Italy - 1964, Sweden - 1965. Awards for : "Lenin" - 1960, "Parasol Sw. Piotra" - 1961, "Teresa Desqueyroux" - 1964; many others (Sao Paulo, Hollywood, Chicago).

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        Märchen) - Schneewittchen bei den sieben Zwergen.

      Um 1970. - Mischtechnik von Ali Mitgutsch, li. u. sign., um 1970. 22,9 x 20,9 cm. - Auf Karton aufgezogen, dieser etwas fleckig; mit einem schützenden Pergamentpapier; die Farbe frisch. - Ali Mitgutsch: *21.8.1935 München. Mitgutsch, der nach dem Krieg eine Ausbildung zum Lithographen absolvierte, wandte sich in den 1960er Jahren den illustrierten Kinderbüchern zu. Sein Markenzeichen wurden die sogenannten Wimmelbilder, Bilder, auf denen viele Menschen viele unterschiedliche Dinge machen, eingebettet in eine gemeinsame Szene. Für Kinder, wie auch für Erwachsene, gibt es unendlich viel zu entdecken. Dabei hat Mitgutsch eine zeichnerische und malerische Qualität entwickelt, mit der die Figuren lebendig werden und ihre Handlungen zuweilen zwar witzig und liebenswert, aber nicht lächerlich wirken. Unzählige Kinder wuchsen seither mit Mitgutschs Bildern auf. Er erhielt dafür mehrere Nominierungen zum Deutschen Jugendbuchpreis, den er schließlich mit seinem Buch "Rundherum in meiner Stadt" 1969 gewann. Mitgutsch lebt und arbeitet in München. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat Tobias Müller]
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        Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?

      Random House, 1970 A very good first edition in a price-clipped very good dust jacket with some edgewear including a one inch closed tear on the front cover near the spine. This has all first edition points according to the Younger Guide. The price on the jacket is not an issue point. A very uncommon Dr. Seuss book, rare in dust jacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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        Personal Library of Floridian Books

      Research material from the library of Peter Matthiessen. Matthiessen's connection to Florida as a writer goes back well before the Mr. Watson trilogy that he began writing in the 1980s. In 1970 the Sierra Club published a photography book on the Everglades using text from Matthiessen's earlier books. At that time he also began a project based on Seminole history and legends. Later, the Watson trilogy and eventually Shadow Country took up a large portion of nearly two decades. Roughly 20 titles. Many of these book are research materials for the Watson books; others are more general history or natural history. A detailed list is available on request. No Binding.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Solaris.

      New York: Walker and Company, 1970. First American edition and first English language edition, preceding the British edition by one year. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Stanislaw Lem on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Translated from the French by Joanna Kilmartin and Steve Cox. A very sharp example, uncommon in this condition and signed. Originally published in Poland in 1961, Solaris has been translated into 41 languages and and sold over 15 million copies. Solaris has been adapted into a feature film twice, most recently in 2002, directed by Steven Soderbergh starring George Clooney. "A novel that makes you reevaluate the nature of intelligence itself" (Anne McCaffrey).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books ]
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        SO SWEET, SO DEADLY.

      Paperback Library (64-428), 1970. - FIRST EDITION in decorated wraps. A paperback original. Fine. Not in Brooker. 'Arista Studios is in trouble. . . After visiting a nude-in where some of Hollywood's biggest names give the kind of performances that never get Oscars, Casey [Grant] thinks he has the answer . . .' 'Casey Grant Caper No. 3.' [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Monroe Stahr Books]
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