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        RITAGLIO DI RIVISTA APPLICATO SU CARTONCINO CON FIRMA AUTOGRAFA.

      (mm. 150x96), immagine fotografica del 1970, con il Maestro Pablo Picasso ripreso insieme all?amico mercante Daniel - Henry Kahnweiler, firmata da entrambi. Ben conservato.

      [Bookseller: Livres anciens et modernes Gilles Hassan]
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        Stockton Silver Hammer - 1-15

      Stockton, California: [no publisher]. 1970. A run of the first 15 issues of the biweekly alternative newspaper Stockton Silver Hammer. Each is a tabloid sized issue. Overall near fine with some toning to the cheap newsprint, waviness to later issues and all folded once as issued. The newspaper covered everything you would expect from an alternative newspaper in the early 1970s: the Vietnam War, unfair police enforcement, drug laws, entrenched politicians and (what they saw as) rigged elections. They also offered readers advice on drugs, abortion counseling, various protest efforts, woman's liberation, the struggle for Native American rights, the Kent State shootings, and the trial of the Soledad Brothers, to name a few. Most issues also included a plethora of spot illustration and full page cartoons by Gary Ratto and Carlos Lopez in the style of underground comixs of the day. The newspaper charged 15-cents per issue (unlike many of the other free underground newspapers across the country), possibly realizing it could not survive on advertising revenue in the mostly conservative Stockton area. If that was the case, they were unfortunately proved correct finally succumbing to printing costs after only 20 issues. OCLC locates five records, a mix of single issues and partial runs. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Journals of Susanna Moodie Poems by Margaret Atwood.

      Toronto: Oxford University Press. First Edition.. Very good+ condition. Association copy with the author's dedication to Jerry Buckley and his wife on the title page. Very clean and tight copy with slight discoloration of the cover only.. First Edition. Toronto, Oxford University Press, 1970. 12,5 x 21,5 cm. 64 pages. Original Softcover. Very good+ condition. Association copy with the author's dedication to Jerry Buckley and his wife on the title page. Very clean and tight copy with slight discoloration of the cover only.

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop]
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        Three Books from the Fantod Press #2 Donald Has a Difficulty / The Osbick Bird / The Chinese Obelisks

      The Fantod Press, New York 1970 - First editions. Three small softcovers. "The Chinese Obelisk" and "The Osbick Bird" by Gorey and in clean near fine condition in stapled wrappers. "Donald has a Difficulty" by Gorey and Peter F. Neumeyer in stapled wrappers in very good plus condition with some slight wear. All housed in an about fair printed publisher envelope that is faded at the edges and with a tear as well. Still, a very nice set. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Typed letter signed.

      Washington, DC, 23. X. 1970. - 2 pp. on 2 ll. 4to. To an addressee in Brussels (name erased), who had inquired about animal testing by the NASA: "[ ] Your lines [ ] never reached me and they seem to have been lost under mountains of mail, which the NASA received in connection with the first manned moon landing. I have never settled in Houston, but former director of the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Since March of this year I work at the administrative headquarter of the NASA in Washington [ ]. Concerning the problem of animal testing I can only tell you: Animal experiments are considered to be necessary for medical research and accepted in all countries [ ]. Nor the space program, neither I myself affected this development [ ]" (transl. from German). With letterhead of the NASA, "Office of the Administrator"; signature in felt pen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        One Hundred Years of Solitude

      New York: Harper & Row, , 1970. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt, publisher's device to front board gilt, green endpapers. With the dust jacket in the first state, with the exclamation mark at end of first paragraph on front flap. Corners and ends of spine lightly rubbed, small spot to front board, in the dust jacket with chip to lower edge of rear panel,creasing and short closed tear to top end of spine and front panel top edge First English language edition, first printing. One Hundred Years of Solitude was originally published in Argentina in 1967 under the title Cien Años de Soledad.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        SCHEMATIC DRAWING FOR MUYBRIDGE II, 1964 / SOL LEWITT 7/69

      Multiples, Inc., New York 1970 - One 5 1/8 x 12 3/8 cardstock sheet, printed recto only inserted into a printed paper envelope, 10 b&w illustrations. This wry homage to Eadweard Muybridge's Human Locomotion studies was noted Minimal/Conceptual Artist Sol LeWitt's contribution to the to the Multiples, Inc. "Artists and Photographs" portfolio of 1970. A bright, most handsome example of this uncommon item (cited on pages 88-89 of Giorgio Maffei and Emanuele de Donno's "Sol LeWitt: Artist's Books") offered here individually. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        TYPED LETTER SIGNED - TO JON AND LOUISE "GYPSY LOU" WEBB

      Los Angeles, 1970. An original typed letter from Charles Bukowski to his dear friends and publishers John and Gypsy Lou Webb, dated 8-20-70 and signed "Buk" in blue ballpoint pen. The letter is typed on standard 8.5 X11" paper and comes with the original mailing envelope. The letter has two folds from mailing and is stained in the margins by either beer or coffee - though considering the source, it's probably beer (would you really have it any other way?). A solid half-page letter, single spaced, and of a personal nature. The letter reads: " Hello Jon and Lou - first sober day--so far--in a week. that half-century mark was a tough leap. good to get your card. any future birthdays won't matter so much. know you are busy with the Miller so won't burden you with a lot of talk. I contacted Steve Richmond, trying to get you a place down by the water so Lou won't act up. only problem with Venice is there are a lot of freaky hippy-yippie types. I don't mind a real hippie who slams from town to town, getting jobs picking fruit or whatever the hell. we used to call them bums in my day. I was a bum. still am. got nothing against bums. but most of the Venice hippie types are of the plastic variety, paying rent and with incomes from somewhere and wandering around. so there's that. anyhow, if you want to contact Steve Richmond further, I am enclosing his letter and will put his address down below. he plays with candles but only opens the place once or twice a week. the only thing is, for all the drawbacks, you might get a very reasonable deal, since I believe his parents own the place and about half of Venice, but Steve doesn't like to hear that part, he's very touchy about it. I'm told he goes about collecting rents and gets his own place rentfree. he's a very ####### quiet, non-bullshit guy but don't touch his you-are-rich button--he apes out. I was thinking he might get you a place of your own. if you drop him a short card or letter telling him what you are looking for it might help. I told Jon (Jr.) that it's pretty ard to think about a place for you when you are uncertain and so far away. by the way, Jon Jr. and Jery Sherman were over here the other day clacking beercans. they got along very well. me, I just don't get along with many people mainly because what they are interested in or fronting doesn't bring me on. you might say it's my fault. would like to see you two though and don't you dare come to town even for a short visit without coming to see me, god dam it. stay with it, Buk." The Webb's were early champions of Bukowski's work, publishing two of his early books, "It Catches My Heart In It's Hands" and "Crucifix In A Death Hand." As letters go, this one's pretty nice, showing both genuine affection for his friends and a bit of his personal ethos as well.

      [Bookseller: Captain Ahab's Rare Books]
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        One Hundred Years of Solitude

      Harper & Row, New York 1970 - A near fine stated first edition copy with a touch of rubbing to spine ends/corners. The unclipped first state jacket (with " !" at end of first paragraph on front flap) in mylar is chipped/rubbed at spine ends and corners. A tight square unmarked copy in unclipped jacket, housed in a fine custom clamshell case. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: curtis paul books, inc.]
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        One Hundred Years of Solitude. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa

      Harper & Row, Publishers, New York 1970 - Green cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket with period after last word in first paragraph of the dust jacket, 4 tape marks on endpaper [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Jack's Return Home

      London: Michael Joseph,, 1970. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine in silver. With the dust jacket. Ownership signature and rubber stamp date to front pastedown, ownership sticker and relevant newspaper clipping taped to front free endpaper. Slight evidence of dampstain to top edges of boards, an excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and nicked jacket with dampstain primarily to verso. First edition, first impression of the novel that was filmed as Get Carter starring Michael Caine.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        JACK'S RETURN HOME

      Garden City: Doubleday and Company, Inc.,. 1970. cloth.. Upper corners very slightly bumped, small erasure mark to front free. endpaper, else a fine copy in fine dust jacket with a touch of shelf. wear to spine ends and tiny closed tear to lower front panel. A very. attractive copy. (#125923). First U.S. edition. Filmed three times: In 1971 as "Get Carter," directed by Mike Hodges and starring Michael Caine and Britt Ekland, in 1972 in the U.S. as "Hit Man" and again in 2000 as "Get Carter" with Sylvester Stallone.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Sleuth

      New York, Dodd Mead. 1970, 1970. First US edition. 8vo. A fine copy in publisher's cloth, minor wear to spine ends; in a fine, clean dustwrapper with a small closed tear to lower marging front panel and very slight wear to head of spine. An exceptionally clean copy, signed by Michael Caine (who starred as Andrew Wyke in the film adaptation) to the title page.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        SUR MATTA

      Paris: Editions Pierre Belfond, 1970 - Folio (305x405mm) - 2 original color Etchings (printed by Georges Visat) each signed and numbered by Matta. Roberto Matta(1911-2002) was one of Chile's best-known painters and a seminal figure in 20th century abstract expressionist and surrealist art. Text by Michel Fardoulis-Lagrange (1910-1994) French writer and poet. First Edition, printed in 200 copies (150 + 50 HC I-L) our's is N° IV/L on vélin d'Arches. Original red slipcase - gold titled. The slipcase slightly damaged at corners, otherwise in Very good codnition [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: °ART...on paper - 20th Century Art Books]
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        One Hundred Years of Solitude

      New York: Harper & Row, , 1970. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt, publisher's device to front board gilt, green endpapers. Spine gently rolled and faintly worn at tail, a few light abrasion marks to front pastedown, else bright and fresh. An excellent copy in a price-clipped jacket with a slightly faded spine panel and a few short closed tears, two with tape repairs on the verso. First English language edition, first printing, second issue dust jacket without the exclamation mark at the end of the first paragraph on front flap. One Hundred Years of Solitude was originally published in Argentina in 1967 under the title Cien Años de Soledad.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Galoppierende Pferde. Große Porzellangruppe vom 2 galoppierenden Pferden. Gemarkt Hutschenreuther. Polychroner Sockel. Entwurf nach Max Hermann Fritz.

      Hutschenreuther, Selb - Maximale Höhe der Gruppe 30 cm, maximale Länge 41 cm, maximale Breite ca. 14 cm. Die Mähnen und Schweife der Pferde jeweils grau gefasst, der Sockel in lindgrün. Mit untenstehender Porzellanmarke *Lorenz Hutschenreuther*, ca. um 1970 entstanden. Guter Zustand. ( Gewicht ca. 2700 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Papillon - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

      New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc.. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1970. First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Actor. Hardcover. A just about Fine Printing of the First US Edition, minor bumping to boards in alike dust jacket. SIGNED by Academy Award-winning actor Dustin Hoffman directly on the dust-jacket; Based on the best-selling autobiography by French convict Henri Charrière," Papillon" follows the escape escapades of unjustly convicted safecracker Henri "Papillon" Charrière from French penal colonies. Translated by June P. Wilson and Walter Benn Michaels. This enormously successful memoir was adapted into the 1973 Oscar-nominated film, which starred Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        Alfabeto. Menabò originale

      Milano , EDIZIONE PRIVATA, 1970 - Menabò originale del volume ''Alfabeto'' pubblicato nel 1971. Il menabò contiene 26 foto originali di Mario De Biasi, di cui una diversa da quella pubblicata nel volume a stampa, e un disegno originale ad inchiostro firmato e datato (1970). Il menabò risale al maggio 1970 (data del disegno e della dedica). Il volume a stampa uscirà nel febbraio 1971 per le Edizioni IPL di Milano. Cm 17,4x13. pp. 14 quartini. Significativa dedica con firma autografa dell'Autore e disegno, datata Maggio 1970 (Substantial inscription signed by the Author with an original drawing in pen). Ottimo (Fine). . . . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        Tuffstein. Oel auf Leinwand.

      1970.. Bildgrösse: 49x49 cm. Unten links signiert. Rückseitig voll signiert und bezeichnet. Gerahmt..

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat Leonidas Sakellaridi]
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        A Gathering Of Eagles; The campaigns of the South African Air Force in Italian East Africa 1940- 1941

      Purnell, 1970, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, 1st EditionJacket is clean,small tears.Foxing.All pages intact.very good copy.[S.K] Quantity Available: 1. Category: Aviation; Inventory No: zn88.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        Journal of Physics D - Applied Physics.

      Bristol, IOP Publishing, 1970-2005.. Bände 1 - 38 in 109 Bänden. Halbleinen- und Leineneinbände mit Rückenschild.. ISSN: 0022-3727. Die Bände 1 und 2 erschienen unter dem Titel: British Journal of Applied Physics (Journal of Physics D). Titel gestempelt. Sauberes Exemplar in festen Einbänden.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Trageser]
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        Three Books from the Fantod Press #2 Donald Has a Difficulty / The Osbick Bird / The Chinese Obelisks

      New York: The Fantod Press, 1970. First editions. Three small softcovers. "The Chinese Obelisk" and "The Osbick Bird" by Gorey and in clean near fine condition in stapled wrappers. "Donald has a Difficulty" by Gorey and Peter F. Neumeyer in stapled wrappers in very good plus condition with some slight wear. All housed in an about fair printed publisher envelope that is faded at the edges and with a tear as well. Still, a very nice set.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Gefährliche Bootsfahrt. Der deutsche Arbeiter versucht in einem Boot, die wirtschaftlichen und politischen Unbilden der Zeit in Form turmhoher Felsen zu umschiffen.

      - Tuschfeder- und Tuschpinselzeichnung, Deckweiß. Signiert. Ca. 31,7:24,2 cm. Literatur: Doldstein, S. 274; Simplicissimus. Bilder aus dem „Simplicissimus". Hrsg. von H. Reinoß, Hannover, 1970, S. 88. Maler, Graphiker, Litograph, Mitarbeiter „Simplicissimus".

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        A Fairly Honourable Defeat [Signed]

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. A Near Fine copy of the first edition, first printing of Iris Murdoch's thirteenth novel (a bit of pushing to the spine ends, one outer board corner lightly turned, a darkish spot to each board), in a very attractive dust jacket (crease line to the front flap -- so straight and neat that it may be a production flaw, otherwise Fine with barely a touch of wear, slight pushing to the spine panel head and a small mark to the spine panel as well), SIGNED BY IRIS MURDOCH on the title page. A novel wherein the lives of a group of friends are disrupted by the academic biochemist Julius King's bet with his ex-girlfriend Morgan Brown that he can break up the homosexual relationship of Simon Foster (a brother his former colleague Rupert Foster then writing a book about living morally) with another man, Axel Nillson, one of Rupert's current colleagues. New York Times reviewer Christopher Lehmann-Haupt praised the novel for its ingenious plot and for its "comic spirit", calling it "the most entertaining Iris Murdoch I've read in years". Another New York Times reviewer, Rubin Rabinovitz described the book as a novel of ideas and called it "one of the most enjoyable and interesting of Iris Murdoch's recent books". English Professor Emeritus at Kingston University, Peter J. Conradi -- a noted Literary Critic and Iris Murdoch's biographer, called the novel a "brilliant and decisive masterpiece", and the novel with which she entered a "new artistic maturity" with the plot and the characters are equally balanced. Having an excellent Provenance, this copy belonged to noted (and murdered) collector and bibliophile Rolland Comstock whose bookplate adorns the front pastedown. The book itself is surprisingly uncommon to the market, especially when in a condition as nice as is this copy, and signed copies of it in any condition are a scarce as hen's teeth. A Fine copy, SIGNED BY IRIS MURDOCH and EXCEEDINGLY SCARCE TO THE MARKET.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        Jonathan Livingston Seagull

      MacMillan Company, 1970. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The MacMillan Company, New York 1970. First Edition / First Printing. Stated First Printing, no additional printings. Illustrated by Russell Munson. Rare Book. Blue cloth boards. Original Jacket priced at $4.95. Book Condition: Fine, clean boards, tight spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, soft shelf wear. Wrapped in a new removable mylar cover.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        Nach der (Rede-) Schlacht".

      - Schwarze Kreide, Deckweiß. Monogrammiert. 25,9:29 cm. Text: E‘ Zopp un‘ zwee Jebisse sind unterm Rednerpulte jefunden worden! Unsre Damen werden jebeten, die Jegenstände bei mir in Empfang zu nehmen. Literatur: Doldstein, S. 274; Simplicissimus. Bilder aus dem „Simplicissimus". Hrsg. von H. Reinoß, Hannover, 1970, S. 88. Maler, Graphiker, Litograph, Mitarbeiter „Simplicissimus".

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        [Two Country Music Photograph Albums]

      Poughkeepsie, NY, [ca. 1970]. Near fine. Two albums, each oblong 4to. Measuring approximately 10.25” x 7” with 155 color photographs, loosely mounted rectos only in corners. Album 1: Green faux-leather covers, gilt title decoration to front, sting bound, 59 black paper leaves, each with two photographs recto mounted, 118 prints total; well preserved, near fine. Album 2: Ivory faux-leather covers, gilt title decoration to front 20 black paper leaves, 19 with recto mounted photographs, most two to a page, final leaf blank; crease through center of front cover, otherwise clean, contents near fine. A fantastic pair of albums capturing 1970 Poughkeepsie, NY area regional country music acts, venues and patrons. Prints almost entirely uniform in size, measuring approximately 3.5” square, many date stamped outside the image area. The first album shows spots in and around Poughkeepsie, primarily the Brand X Corral bar on Rt. 94 in Vails Gate, NY. Acts include Gil Rogers (whose albums we suspect these were based on internal evidence), The Country Cousins, and Country Skyline. The second album follows Rogers down to West Virginia for his performance during the 1970 Eastern States Country Music Convention on the famed WWVA Jamboree in WheelingÂ’s Capitol Theater. Rogers recorded a handful of honky-tonk singles in the early 1970Â’s on the Stop label and enjoyed regional success as a performer for decades. These amateur images show the elaborate stage dress, music gear and social settings of Woodstock-era country music. That famed festival was held less than a year earlier and some 35 miles from where most of the images shown here were snapped, though one could be forgiven for guessing they were taken years and miles apart. An album that demonstrates how this blue collar form adhered to traditions and fans throughout the cultural sea changes of the late 1960s and early 70s, and a colorful portrait of a working regional musician.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio

      Chicago.: Swallow Press Inc.. 1970.. 25 sepia plates, approximately 17 x 22 1/2 inches, all but the first plate interleaved with a blank sheet, 20 page booklet, loose in gilt lettered cloth covered board portfolio, 18 x 23 1/2 inches, in original shipping box. Portfolio and plates in fine condition. The shipping box had not been opened when we purchased this item; we opened it just to be sure the portfolio was inside! A handsome reproduction of the 1844 Edition. "This reproduction of the 1844 edition is limited to a printing of 1000 copies of which this is number 787." .

      [Bookseller: oldimprints.com]
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        Typed letter signed to Dr. Joseph F. Rorke.

      Houston, NASA 1970 - In this historic letter Armstrong details the history of the Apollo XI in-flight cancellation of the “First Man on the Moon” stamp and of the die famously carried to the moon by Armstrong, Aldrin, and Collins: “Thank you very much for your kind letter of congratulations on the successes of Apollo XI. In answer to your question, the moon stamp was canceled on the first day of the journey back to earth. The cancellation was completed simultaneously by all three crew members. The stamp has been returned to the Postmaster General for his disposition. The die was carried to the surface of the moon aboard the Eagle.” The astronauts were to have postmarked the Postmaster General’s “moon letter” while on the moon’s surface, but they did not have time to undertake the task. Instead, they used the “MOON LANDING/USA/JUL/20/1969” rubber handstamp on the return journey, as Armstrong relates in this letter. Michael Collins recalled, “Never mind that it is July 22, this is the first chance we have had to get to it. We try the cancellation out first, inking it and printing it in our flight plan three times until we get the hang of it, and then we apply it gingerly to the one and only envelope, which we understand the postmaster general will put on tour” (Collins, Carrying the Fire). The die that Armstrong and Aldrin carried to the surface of the moon was subsequently used to make the printing plates for the famous “First Man on the Moon” stamp, far and away the most popular issue in the history of the US Postal Service. This Neil Armstrong letter is rare documentation of a landmark event in philatelic history. Provenance: Dr. Joseph F. Rorke was an American philatelist whose collection of U.S. 1863-68 two-cent “Black Jack” issues was sold at Christie’s, New York on March 16, 1988. Rorke was Frank Lloyd Wright’s longtime personal physician and resident physician at the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. One page (8 x 10 1/2 in.). Moderate creasing and wear. Good condition.

      [Bookseller: 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop]
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        Poesia Completa [Signed; Firmado]

      Instituto del Libro, 1970, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: very good, First editionA Very Good copy of the first edition, first printing (modest soiling to the cloth, some foxing to the page block's closed edges, age soiling to the closed page block's upper edge), in a Very Good dust jacket (mild wear, spine toned, some handling soil, a few holes to the flap folds), SIGNED BY JOSE LEZAMA LIMA on the title page. Cuban Author and Poet Jose Lezama Lima was one of the most influential figures in Latin American Literature and his writing style influenced other Caribbean and Latin American Writers. The book has an excellent Provenance, having belonged to Academy Award-winning Actor Jack Palance, and carries the bookplate from the 2006 sale of his personal property to the front pastedown. [Notably, Jack Palance starred as Fidel Castro in 1969's "Che!" about Latin American revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara.]Signed copies of the book are quite uncommon to the market. A Very Good copy, SIGNED BY JOSE LEZAMA LIMA. QUITE SCARCE INDEED.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        The Dogs Bodies Portfolio

      London: Abelard-Schuman. 1970., 1970. Signed Special Edition, limited to 70 copies. Compiled in 2000. 22.5 x 17 cm. pp. 30. Together with original silkscreen 'Ink Hound'. In dark orange cloth presentation case, 28 x 24cm. Black titles to front board. Sealed with orange ribbons. All items as new - a sumptuous collection. Having learned technical drawing while completing his national service, Steadman began contributing political cartoons to 'Punch' and 'Private Eye' in the 1950's. He has undertaken many projects since, including designing the Royal Opera House's 1999 production of a ballet based on Arthur Miller's 'The Crucible.'

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Artists and Photographs

      New York: Multiples, Incorporated with Colorcraft, Incorporated, 1970. Books and multiples uniformly fine, housed in close to near fine Dan Graham-designed pictorial boards box, with noticeable age toning and areas of spotting across the lid.. Deluxe Edition. Collection of seventeen books and multiples, all from stated editions of 1200, meant to be distributed as part of this box set, and individually. Selection comprises a small "exhibition" of photographically based art works by nineteen artists, none of whom is known for their photographic work. As usual, the box lacks the Gormley and Rauschenberg multiples, many fewer of which were completed, and remain rare in box sets. Seventeen artists and artworks included: Mel Bochner "Misunderstanding: A Theory of Photography," Christo "Packed Tower," Jan Dibbets "Perspectief Correctie," Dan Graham "Two Parallel Essays," Douglas Huebler "LOCATION PIECE #2," Allan Kaprow "Pose," Michael Kirby "Pont Neuf: the Localization of a Tetrahedron in Space," Jospeh Kosuth "Notebook on Water," Sol LeWitt "Schematic Drawing for Muybridge," Richard Long "Rain Dance," Robert Morris "Continuous Project Altered Daily," Bruce Nauman "LA AIR," Dennis Oppenheim "Flower Arrangement for Bruce Nauman," Edward Ruscha "Babycakes," Robert Smithson "Torn Photograph," Bernar Venet "Exploited Subjects," Andy Warhol "Portraits.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Various Small Fires and Milk (Second Edition)

      Self published, Los Angeles, CA 1970 - Second Edition. One of 3000 unnumbered copies printed in this second edition, after a first edition printing of only 400 copies.Near Fine in a Very Good plus original glassine dust jacket, as issued. Light soil to the bottom page edges, front wrapper lightly creased at the top corner. Jacket has a couple of short closed tears and light wear at the spine ends and corners, with some of the usual toning. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        Physica status solidi (a) applied researche.

      Berlin, Akademie-Verlag, 1970-1983.. Bände 1-77 in 77 Bänden. 8°. Halbleineneinbände und Leineneinbbände. ISSN: 0031-8965, 1862-6300. Titel rückseitig gestempelt ansonsten sauberes Exemplar.

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        WE ... Translated by Bernard Guilbert Guerney. Introduction and Bibliographical Note by Michael Glenny

      London: Jonathan Cape,. [1970]. boards.. A fine copy in bright, nearly fine dust jacket with mild wear to. edges and rubbing to black background ink on rear panel. Seldom found. nowadays in such nice condition. (#139946). First British edition and first printing of this translation. "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.

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        Monetary Statistics of the United States: Estimates , Sources, Methods

      COLUMBIA, NEW YORK AND LONDON 1970 - General wear, head of spine bumped, ex-library with sticker on spine and front cover, as well as usual ex-library markings, front hinge cracked, else, clean and unmarked. DATE PUBLISHED: 1970 EDITION: 629 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die neue Ordnung (Jahrgang 24/1970-52/1998; 29 Jahrgangsbände zusammen)

      Bonn; Köln, Walberberg-Institut; IfG Verlag, jeweils 1. Auflage dieser Ausgabe, 1970-1998, pro Jahrgang (sechs Ausgaben) ca. 480 Seiten, 24 cm, Handeinband mit den Originaleinbanddecken, Halbleinen mit Rückenschild. bestens erhaltene Exemplare ohne Gebrauchsspuren, auf einem Band ein Lichtrand in Form einer Buchstütze.

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        Agatha Christie thanks a librarian who ?must feel in a position of great power, firmly directing uncertain people?s taste in literature ? for liking my books for such a long time??

      Wallingford, England, October 14, 1970. 5.5" x 7". "Typed Letter Signed ?Agatha Christie,? 1p, 5.5"" x 7?. Winterbrook House, Wallingford, Berks., England, October 14, 1970. To Miss Evelyn Byrne, New York. With original envelope, postage stamp cut off. Fine condition. In full, ?Thank you for your very nice card and message on it. I always think that librarians must feel in a position of great power, firmly directing uncertain people?s taste in literature. Best wishes to you and thank you so much for liking my books for such a long time.? From 1966 to 1970, Evelyn Byrne ran a program at New York City's Elizabeth Barrett Browning Junior High School where she asked major literary and artistic figures of the time to write back with their recollections of what books inspired them while they were teenagers. An assortment of their responses were published in the book Attacks of Taste, printed in 1971 by Gotham Book Mart. Accompanied by a 6.25? x 8.25? unsigned magazine photograph of Agatha Christie and a photocopy of her February 19, 1966, TLS to Miss Byrne about books she read as a teenager."

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        Twelve wood engraved calligraphic mottoes or quotations.,

      (England, 1970s). - Twelve broadsides. Approximately 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 on larger sheets of heavy white paper. Each is printed from the original wood block in a single color, various shades of green, red, blue, and purple. The quotations by Cicero, Confucius, Michelangelo, Bertrand Russell, Seneca, Shelley, et al., appear in white. Fine in paper portfolio with large wood-engraved label. Each engraving is numbered and signed by Wyatt. Most are one of 75 impressions. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Some Los Angeles Apartments (Signed)

      Los Angeles, CA: Anderson, Ritchie & Simon, 1970. Second edition. Softcover. Printed in an edition of 3000 copies. Includes a total of 34 black and white images. A very near fine copy in very good plus glassine with a few tiny chips. Signed by Ruscha in pencil on the front free endpaper. A lovely copy.

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        In the Night Kitchen

      New York: Harper and Row,, 1970. Tall quarto. Tan cloth boards, illustration pasted down to front board, brown endpapers. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout by the author. A bright copy in the dust jacket with a hint of rubbing at ends of spine and corners, lower corner of front flap clipped. An excellent copy. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Sendak on the half title, "For Arnold Larsen, with best wishes! Maurice Sendak Feb. 71." A 1971 Caldecott Honor title. This title was a banned book and is rank 25th by the American Library Association on its "100 most frequently challenged books of 1990-2000" list.

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        Scarce FLQ 1970 bilingual wanted poster for Paul Rose, Jacques Rose, Marc Carbonneau and Francis Simard - kidnappers or murderers of Mr. Pierre Laporte

      1970. . Police FLQ large bilingual wanted poster, overall 40.5 x 50.5 cm. (16 x 20 inches), 4 half-tone illustrations (portraits), one colour black, one side only, fine condition. Provenance: Widow of the police officer who arrested Paul Rose.This FLQ wanted poster is an integral part and a scarce historical document associated with one of the most important events in Quebec and Canadian history… Paul Rose was the leader of the Chenier cell of the Front de libération du Québec (FLQ), an armed group. On October 10, 1970, the cell kidnapped Quebec Labour Minister Pierre Laporte. Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau declared that any decision regarding the demands of the terrorists would be taken jointly by the federal government and the government of Quebec. "I think the society must take every means at its disposal to defend itself against the emergence of a parallel power which defies the elected power in this country and I think that this goes to any distance".. Challenged to state just how far he would go, Trudeau stated defiantly: "Well, just watch me".October 16, 1970 Prime Minister Trudeau announced the imposition of the War Measures Act. Laporte's strangled body was found in the trunk of a car on October 17. November 2, 1970 the governments of Canada and Quebec jointly offered a reward of $150,000 for information that would lead to the arrest of the kidnappers.Paul Rose, FLQ's Chenier Cell leader, was among those convicted of the kidnapping and / or murder of Pierre Laporte.POSTER DETAILS: (up to) $150,000. The Governments of Canada and Quebec jointly offer rewards of up to $75,000 for information leading to the arrest of the kidnappers or murderers of Mr. Pierre Laporte.Les Gouvernements du Canada et du Quebec offrent conjointement des recompenses jusqu'a concurrence de $75,000. Pour des renseignements qui conduiraient a l'arrestation des ravisseurs ou des meurtriers de M. Pierre Laporte. Rewards in the same terms, are also offered for information leading to the arrest of kidnappers of Mr. J. R. Cross. Also, the offer of safe conduct for the kidnappers of Mr. Cross in exchange for Mr. Cross [sic] safe release continues to stand. Similarly, rewards will be paid for information leading to the arrest of the four persons sought in connection with these kidnappings, namely: Simard, Francis [portrait and physical description] ...Carbonneau, Marc [portrait and physical description] ... Rose, Jacques [portrait and physical description] Rose, Paul [portrait and physical description.]Des recompenses semblables aux memes conditions sont aussi offertes pour des renseignments qui conduiraient a l'arrestation des ravisseurs de M. Cross. De meme, des recompenses seront donnees pour des renseignements qui conduiraient a l'arrestation des quatre personnes recherchees en rapport avec ces enlevements. Maurice St. Pierre, Directeur General, Surete du Quebec. Circ. No: 81/70. [n.p., Montreal or Ottawa? [November] 1970].

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