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        The Blessing Way

      Evanston: Harper & Row, 1970. Ex library, but binding tight, boards jacket and dj all in sharp condition. Library stamps to top and bottom edge neatly sanded away. Adhesive ghosts on front and rear fixed endpapers from former dj protector. No creases or marks to boards, or dust jacket which is slightly edgeworn at extremities and lightly faded on spine, as usual with this book. First edition with correct string of numbers starting with '1' on page [202]. Hillerman's uncommon first Joe Leaphorn mystery in collectible shape at an affordable price.. Scans available on request.. 1st. Cloth and Boards. Very Good+/Very Good+. Octavo.

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions]
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        The Book of Common Prayer (Martin Frost Fore-Edge Painting)

      London: Printed by George E. Eyre and Andrew Spottiswoode. Thus. Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good. (Fore-Edge Painting) The Book of Common Prayer. London: Printed by George E. Eyre and Andrew Spottiswoode. 5.75 x 3.5, leather binding, gilt decoration, custom slipcase. Very Good condition. Features an amazing fore-edge painting by the renowned Martin Frost! He has created over 3000 fore-edge and miniature paintings since 1970.

      [Bookseller: Yeomans in the Fork]
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        Louis Armstrong: An American Genius

      Enriched by multiple, carefully preserved additions, including Louis Armstrong's twice signed, inscribed place card from a Friars Club Testimonial Dinner, (for Tom Jones at the New York Hilton, April 17, 1970). On the upper side, L. Armstrong is finely printed in gold by an unknown calligrapher. Inside, Louis Armstrong's pen & ink presentation is carefully done for Bill Moines, longtime columnist for the Worcester Telegram-Gazette in a flowing, buoyant hand. He has signed as Satchmo and Louis Armstrong. The event is meticulously documented by Moines in his neat handwriting on the rear of the card, which is in fine condition, now in an archival sleeve. An insider's note by Bill Moines on the death in Boston of Lucille Armstrong is handwritten in pen & ink on the rear endpaper. Also formerly laid-in, now in archival sleeves, are 3 neatly excised clippings, reviews of the book from the New York Times Book Review and the New Republic, and an obituary for Louis Armstrong's second wife, Lil Hardin Armstrong, taken from the Worcester Telegram-Gazette. A few passages in the clippings are underlined and Moines has noted the publication name and date of issue when they are not identified. SUMMARY: An essential work on Louis Armstrong based on extensive original research and the first comprehensive biography to demythologize his life story. It was much praised for this and at the same time criticized for its equally independent critical appraisal of Armstrong's music and recordings. Collier, an accomplished trombonist has written extensively on American jazz music. PLACE CARD: with intrinsic, horizontal center fold design (to stand propped up), open size-80 x 100 mm, inscribed and signed in blue ink twice on the inside of the card by Louis Armstrong. CONDITION DETAIL: Card: Fine. Clippings: Excellent with customary folds. Book: Pages: as new. Covers: fresh and clean with one light ding on the bottom edge of the lower side. Binding: Fine. Jacket: bright and clean, price on jacket flap; the upper side with one tiny spot of wear on the top edge, adjacent to crown (of spine); lower side with area of light wear on bottom edge. PAGINATION: Confirmed complete, ix, preliminaries; 383 pages with notes, discography and index; illustrated with a center suite of plates, 16 pages of captioned, b/w illustrations, principally photographs. ADDITIONAL IMAGES: by request.

      [Bookseller: Steven Waldman]
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        ALS: 2 original letters from Julia and Paul Child to Richard Gildenmeister, with an original photograph and several newspaper clippings

      Two original letters from Julia Child, dated 1970 and 1976. The first, handwritten by Julia on stationary from the Barclay in Philadelphia and dated November 3rd (postmark indicates 1970), reads: "Dear Dick: Would that we were not so far away from you and Higbees, and from the Cleveland we saw so little of. Our warm welcome from all of you has made us sentimental about you, and we hope to come back again, stay longer, and feel that we can really have time to get acquainted. Please give our warmest remembrances to everyone, especially the Kordalski's, Strawbridges. Claudette, and all the good people in the book store. Our thanks to you, in particular, for first-class arrangements. Love from all of us to all of you. Paul + Julia Child". The second letter is typed on letterhead from the Ecole des Trois Gourmandes, dated April 2, 1976: "Dear Richard: We've just returned from 3 months in France, and I am enjoying your letter written I don't know when, but after we missed seeing you, to our most profound regret- remembering the good time we had with you some years ago. And now we most sincerely hope you are out of the ho0spital and perfectly all right- awful to be there having tests and not to know what the H. is wrong. We pray all is fine. You said you wanted an autographed book, so I am enclosing one of our paste-on slips, signed by both of us, that you can put in your copy. All is fine here with us, and spring is very slowly poking her lovely head out of the ground in the form of crocuses. Take good care of yourself, and congratulations on your new big job! Affectionately, Mrs. Paul Child". The letter is signed, simply, "Julia", and the mentioned paste-on slip is also included, a printed plate with a small illustration, inscribed in Julia's writing, "Bon Appetit- and all the best to Richard Gildenmeister", and is signed by both Julia and Paul. Included with this lot are a series of newspaper articles about Child, and an original 8 x 10 glossy silver gelatin photograph of Julia Child and Richard Gildenmeister at a book signing. Richard Gildenmeister is a renowned book dealer who maintained friendly correspondence with many prominent writers and celebrities through the late 20th century.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Fantastic Mr Fox

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. [8], 62pp, [2]. Cloth over boards, morocco back with morocco inlaid design of Mr Fox by Temple Bookbinders to upper cover, title and author in gilt to spine, new endpapers. Externally very good indeed, internally a couple of spots of foxing to the first page, otherwise bright and clean. DJ is bound in at the rear. First Edition (US). Hardback. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Chaffin, Donald. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
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        Arnaldo Pomodoro: Sculpture 1960/1970

      Berkeley, CA: University Art Museum, Univ. Of California, Berkeley, 1970 VERY GOOD. SIGNED copy of this unique catalog produced in an edition limited to 5000, with 100 numbered and signed copies. This set is NOT numbered, the number line is left blank, however Arnaldo Pomodoro signed his name on the first card in the set, in red ball-point pen, heavily impressed. Published for the 1970 exhibit at the University Art Museum, Berkeley. This is an "interactive catalog" with 18 heavy, interlockable cards, notched on all sides - allowing the "reader/user" to create their own sculptures using Pomodoro's constructions. Cards are lettered from A-X. Cards for the first half of the alphabet have B/W photos of Pomodoro sculptures on one side, backed by text on silver background ("An Exchange of Letters: Arnaldo Pomodor and Tom L. Freudenheim"); cards for last portion of alphabet have photos on both sides of the cards. A Very Good set. Cards are clean and near fine - slightly rubbed at edges but clean and otherwise unblemished. They are enclosed in a light-weight 4-fold box or portfolio, with red-orange printing to interior, white with black printing to outside, with string-tie closure. The box is moderately toned with some rubbing and light soiling. Chipping and creasing to corners, a couple of short closed tears along folds and 1 closed tear to flap. Signed copies very scarce. 9 x 12". Signed By Artist. First Signed Limited Edition. Very Good/Folding Box - Good+. Large 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Knickerbocker Books]
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        The Sopping Thursday

      NY: Gotham Book Mart, 1970. One of twenty-six deluxe lettered copies, signed by Gorey, with an original drawing laid in. The drawing, a pen and ink wash, depicts a cat sitting in a little toy wagon in the rain, next to an ominous boot-scraper. This is an additional illustration not published in the book, which recounts the events of a rainy day, including a dog’s search for his master’s umbrella and much speculation about the weather. The Sopping Thursday is the first of only three of Gorey’s primary works that included original drawings with the deluxe editions. This title, therefore, is extremely rare in the deluxe state. Troubador Press proprietor Malcolm Whyte writes, “Captivating as Edward Gorey’s printed illustrations are, his art is even more so in the original. Here we see his hand at work as lines thicken and thin out with varying pressure... A sense of immediacy brings the art alive.” Spine label slightly toned, else very fine in illustrated boards. Housed in a gray slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        Preliminary cover design for Penny Candy, by Edward Fenton

      c. 1970. Watercolor and ink on paper, measuring 8 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches. Archivally matted and framed. Preliminary artwork for the cover design of Fenton’s book, a fantasy story based on the English “Tinker Tailor” rhyme. A copy of the trade paperback edition of the book, which was published by Holt in 1970, is included in a sleeve affixed to the back of the frame. The key differences between this preliminary drawing and the finished work are most discernible in the five children standing in front of the candy counter: in the preliminary artwork, the children’s clothing is colored, their arrangement is different, as is their height in relation to the counter. Gorey also used some ink flourishes to make the titling, which lines up vertically on either side of the central image, appear more like pieces of candy. This was not used in the published version. Gorey’s watercolor work for published books seldom appears on the market. Very fine in an attractive black acrylic and resin frame.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        Slaughterhouse-Five Or The Children's Crusade

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1970.. First British edition of the author's masterpiece. Octavo, original green cloth. Signed by Kurt Vonnegut with a self-caricature. Near fine in a fine dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Hosie's Bird (print)

      1970. Original wood engraving. Number 90 of 100 signed by Baskin. Diameter 41.5 cm. Fern & O'Sullivan 565. Fine condition. Matted and framed.

      [Bookseller: James & Mary Laurie Booksellers (A.B.A.A]
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        CROW: FROM THE LIFE AND SONGS OF THE CROW

      London: Faber (1970). 1st edition, full black cloth, with illustrated dust jacket. An immaculate copy, as close to 'as new' as one could imagine. This volume of poems was published fourteen years prior to Hughes being appointed poet laureate in England. Considered by many to be among the most important volumes of verse published in the 20th century.

      [Bookseller: Jett W. Whitehead Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Crow. From the Life and Songs of The Crow

      London, Faber and Faber. 1970, 1970. FIRST EDITION, with ARTWORK. 8vo, pp.80. Hardcover in jacket. With original large bold colour illustration (of the Crow, naturally) to the flyleaf, signed by the artist. Fine in like jacket, which Baskin has also signed. Born in 1922, Baskin was an accomplished sculptor, book illustrator, printmaker, graphic artist, writer and teacher. His most prominent public commissions include a bas relief for the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial and a bronze statue of a seated figure, erected in 1994 for the Holocaust Memorial in Ann Arbor, MI. His works are displayed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Museum of Modern Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the British Museum, the Honolulu Academy of Arts and the Vatican Museums. From 1953 until 1974, he taught printmaking and sculpture at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. While he was a student at Yale University, he founded Gehenna Press, a small private press specializing in fine book production. He lived most of his life in the U.S., but spent nine years in Devon at Lurley Manor, Lurley, near Tiverton, close to his friend Ted Hughes -- for whom he illustrated Crow. He died on June 3, 2000 at the age of 77.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Passenger to Frankfurt. An extravaganza

      London: The Crime Club,, 1970. Octavo. Original red boards, titles to spine in silver. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in spine faded dust jacket, price clipped and repriced by the publisher with the new decimal price. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To John, Agatha Christie".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Hung

      North Hollywood: Cameo Library # 8063, 1970, 1st Edition, 1st Printing , 1970. ---------paperback, a solid Good copy. light wear, old price sticker on front panel, some faint creases, a bit of age toning to paper, small stain on rear cover, definitely rare, the foreword and afterward make mention of Vietnam, Marshal McLuhan; Robert Heinlein, Midnight Cowboy, ---Koontz states that this was heavily rewritten by the publisher without his permission, hard core erotica, missing from most Koontz collections, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Illus. by Uncredited Cover Art.

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup]
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        Le briglie del Successo

      Bologna: San Lazzaro di Savena, 1970 249 pages - (20p). The book is in very good condition, unmarked, clean and tight. There is a very small and very light stain at the top edge of the title page (see photo) and the next 2 pages, otherwise inside pages are in perfect condition. Photos available upon request.

      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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        The Collected Edition

      London: William Heinemann and The Bodley Head, , 1970–82. [Brighton Rock; It's a Battlefield; England Made Me; Our Man in Havanna; The Power and the Glory; The Heart of the Matter; The Confidential Agent; The Collected Stories; A Gun for Sale; The Ministry of Fear; The Quiet American; Stamboul Train; The End of the Affair; A Burnt-Out Case; The Man Within; The Third Man and Loser Takes All; The Comedians; Journey Without Maps; The Lawless Roads; Travels with my Aunt; The Honorary Consul; The Human Factor.] 22 volumes, octavo. Recent green morocco, titles and decoration to spines, single rule to boards, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. A fine set. The first collected edition of this important mid 20th century author. His skilful way of using tales of adventure and suspense to explore moral issues in political contexts has made Graham Greene one of the most widely read novelist of the 20th century, and many of his books have been made into successful films. The set at hand is a complete set of the Collected Edition; each volume contains a new introduction by the author.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        ATTITUDES: PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE 1970'S - LIMITED EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR

      Parker, Fred R.. ATTITUDES: PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE 1970'S - LIMITED EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR . Numbered and Signed by the Author. Santa Barbara, CA: Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1979. First Edition 1/1000. 4to. Spiral Bound Wrappers. Near Fine. np, profusely illustrated in color and b&w with 20 color slides bound in. Limited to one thousand copies only, this is the quirky, uniquely designed catalogue for a major Santa Barbara Museum of Art survey of contemporary photography in the 1970's. Nearly five hundred images were exhibited, and the participants included Robert Adams, Diane Arbus, John Baldessari, Lewis Baltz, Thomas Barrow, Michael Bishop, Ellen Brooks, Jerry Burchard, Marsha Burns, Harry Callahan, Jo Ann Callis, Paul Caponigro, Joyce Tenneson Cohen, Steven Cortright, Eileen Cowin, Robert Cumming, Barbara Crane, Judy Dater, Joe Deal, John Divola, William Eggleston, Chris Enos, Mitch Epstein, Steve Fitch, Robbert Flick, Lee Friedlander, Phillip Galgiani, Nancy Gass, Ralph Gibson, Frank Gohlke, Jim Goldberg, John Gossage, Emmet Gowin, Jan Groover, Robert Heinecken, Anthony Hernandez, Douglas Huebler, Kenneth Josephson, Barbara Kasten, Les Krims, Robert Mapplethorpe, Duane Michals, Richard Misrach, Nicholas Nixon, Bill Owens, John Pfahl, Marcia Resnick, Nancy Rexroth, Leland Rice, Richard Ross, Steven Shore, Jeffrey Silverthorne, Neil Slavin, Eve Sonneman, Calvin Sparks, Charles Stainback, Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel ("Evidence"), Alex Sweetman, Lew Thomas, Ruth Thorne-Thomsen, Arthur Tress, Jerry Uelsmann, Burk Uzzle, William Wegman, Jack Welpott, Henry Wessel, Brett Weston, Larry Williams, Garry Winogrand, and many, many more. It contains original contributions for the printed catalogue by Dan Worth (with a blind-stamped printer's chop), Karen Truax, Robert Heinecken, Keith Smith (signed), Todd Walker (signed), and Alex Sweetman along with a bound-in heavy vinyl sheet protector containing twenty slides. A handsome copy of this uncommon, extraordinary period document SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY CURATOR Fred Parker (#617/1000) in black ink on the acknowledgements page as issued showing some light soiling and age patination to the white wrappers as well as a small nick and crease to the top edge of the front cover. 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. 0-89951-032-9 Inventory Number: 020502&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Raging Bull (Signed First Edition)

      Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1970. FIRST EDITION, first printing. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Full red cloth with gilt lettering on the spine, jacket has been price-clipped and there is light wear. This book is housed in a custom slipcase. Overall an EXCELLENT book in an EXCELLENT dust jacket. A good gift. Photos available upon request. Raging Bull: My Story is a 1970 memoir by middleweight boxer Jake LaMotta. In 1980 the book was adapted to film by Martin Scorsese. The book is an autobiography about Jake LaMotta's life as a young teenage criminal, his reformation in prison, his boxing years and his struggle with the mafia who kept the title out of reach, and his jealous obsession with his wife Vickie. The book details his life very thoroughly from childhood till the end of his fame.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Full Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Ziern-Hanon Galleries]
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        Raging Bull

      Prentice Hall, 1970. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ 1971. Second Printing of the First Edition. Illustrated with photos of the champs life. Red cloth boards with gold lettering. Signed by Jake La Motta on the title page and inscribed, ""To Johnny, Jake La Motta, Raging Bull."" The Inscription is 100% Guaranteed Authentic. Book Condition: Fine, clean boards and spine, book is tight and square, clean pages, tight spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, original jacket priced at $6.95 at the front flap, author's photo at the rear panel, shelf wear, light spots.

      [Bookseller: 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA,]
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        Anonyme Skulpturen (Signed First Edition)

      New York: Wittenborn and Company, 1970. First edition. The American edition of this landmark book. The first monograph on their work. One of the most important and influential photography books of the last half-century. A fine copy in a near fine jacket with a short closed tear and a few small nicks. Signed by both Hilla and Bernhard Becher and very uncommon thus. (Parr & Badger v2, 261,Roth 194-195)

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Every Building on the Sunset Strip

      Los Angeles: Edward Ruscha, [1970]. Near fine leporello in white wrappers (with only light creasing to the spine), in the near fine publisher's silver slipcase, fresh, with a tiny split at the top of the spine, small price sticker.. Second edition, without the rear flap. This copy SIGNED by Ruscha on the edge of the box. Limited to 5000 copies. (Parr / Badger 142-143; Roth 182-185; Open Book 198-199; Auer 463).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        The Hunting of Wilberforce Pike

      Gollancz 1970 - Near fine in very good+unclipped dust jacket Clean, tight binding -no marks, stains or scribbles excellent for a collector. illustrations by A Wainwright [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: JBS MACKELLAR]
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        Utlendingers reiser i Norge.

      En bibliografi. Vojens, (1970). 589 s. + SCHIÖTZ, EILER H. Itineraria Norvegica. Utlendingers reiser i Norge inntil år 1900. En bibliografi. Bind II: supplementer. Otta, (1986). (8),595 s. Två oklbd med skyddsomslag. Det första skyddsomslaget delvis lite solkigt och med en liten fläck samt en smärre reva i den bakre delen. Med diskret namnteckning ("Hassler") i blyerts.. Standardbibliografin som även beskriver många resor i Sverige och dessutom förser alla poster med biografiska och andra nyttiga uppgifter liksom författarens uppfattning av arbetenas sällsynthet, vilken är hämtad ur en lång samlarerfarenhet

      [Bookseller: Mats Rehnström]
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        Troubles

      Jonathan Cape, London 1970 - HARDBACK - The book is in near fine condition with very clean boards that are free of any knocks or bumps. The inner pages are very clean with a small owners name to the top corner of the first front endpaper. The book has had a piece of artwork performed to the front endpaper by the dust wrapper's artist, Bill Botton. The artwork is of a large portion of the front panel of the dust wrapper. The artwork has been additionally signed by Mr Botton. The dust wrapper is in very good condition with light rubbing to the spine tips and to the corners of the front and rear dust wrapper folds. There is a touch of fading to the spine, but the dust wrapper has not been price clipped, showing the correct price of 45s/£2.25net to the bottom corner of the front flap. Overall, an attractive copy of a very scarce Booker title, with the addition of artwork performed to the front endpaper. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        Atlas Stellarum, 1950: Photgraphischer Stern-Atlas/Photographic Star Atlas

      Dusseldorf, Treugesell Verlag KG, 1970. . Three portfolios. 450 charts, covering the sky from Pole to Pole. Text is in German and English. Book condition: Fine Condition

      [Bookseller: James & Mary Laurie Booksellers (A.B.A.A]
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        Rudolf Hausner. Mit Werkkatalog der Gemälde.

      - Salzburg, Galerie Welz 1970. 27,7 : 30 cm. 160 S. mit Porträt, 16 Textabb., 69 Tafeln, davon 47 in Farben u. 54 Abb. im Werkkatalog. Orig.-Leinen mit farb. Schutzumschlag u. illustr. Vorsätzen in Orig.-Kartonschuber. Eines von 200 numerierten Exemplaren der LUXUSAUSGABE mit einer vom Künstler handschr. signierten, numerierten und betitelten dreifarbigen ORIG.-LITHOGRAPHIE "Drei- und vierdimensionale Illusion". - Umfassende Monographie über den bedeutenden Vertreter des Wiener Realismus mit beschreibendem Werkverzeichnis der 54 Gemälde von 1936 bis 1970. In der von Werner Hofmann hrsg. Reihe "Oesterreicher des 20.Jahrhunderts" erschienen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Zähringer]
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        Ringworld

      Gollancz, London 1970 - [JRS-Of-1]. First appearance in hardcover. 288 pp. Hardcover, bound in maroon boards with dustjacket. Light shelf-wear, the jacket with some crease marks; the title-page has the ghost of a removed ink stamp on the title-page and is reinforced on the verso with japanese paper; several small stains scattered throughout. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ACORN BOOKSHOP, INC.]
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        East 100th Street.

      Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1970 - Quarto. Original white cloth, titles to spine in dark brown, photographic image to front cover. With the printed acetate dust jacket. Covers lightly toned, dust jacket with small chip to foot of spine and light score across front panel. With 123 full page photographic illustrations. First edition, first impression. For two years between 1966-68 Bruce Davidson photographed the people living on one block in East 100th Street, East Harlem. Roth 101. Parr & Badger.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Troubles

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1970.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good+. Book is clean although there is some minor water staining to top of front board. It has just leached through onto the very top of the fixed and free end papers. Previous owners initials and '70 written in red on end paper. Jacket has slight wear at base of spine from an old label (and on both panels where it went around) but it is not that noticeable unless looked at closely...best to look at the images. Minor wear at base of spine and nicks to corners. Light wear to spine hinges and a couple of tears at top of spine that have been repaired internally with archival paper. A water stain is visible on the inside of the jacket at top of spine but it does not show at all when looked at from the outside. Tiny loss at corners and front top spine hinge. The colours on the jacket are pretty bright and fresh and overall the jacket looks ok (certainly better than the list of faults might indicate). Price present. Postage will be confirmed when you enquire or order and for light or very heavy books will vary from the ABE quote which is based on a 1kg parcel.

      [Bookseller: The Book Business]
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        Royal Flash. From the Flashman Papers 1842 - 43 and 1857-48

      London: Barrie & Jenkins, (1970). First edition. Superb copy, dust jacket entirely unfaded/pictorial dust jacket (fine). Octavo.

      [Bookseller: Randall House Rare Books]
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        The Bluest Eye

      Holt Rinehart Winston, 1970. Blue cloth spine over grey boards, gilt titles. Stated first edition. Very good with splashed coffeestain at bottom foreedge (affecting page edges and endsheet corners), light spotting at top edge. First state DJ also very good with aging, edgewear at head of spine, 1" tear at bottom rear flap fold. Flap price of $5.95, DJ code of 1070. Rare. 164 pp. ISBN: 0030850746 First Edition. Dustjacket: Very Good, Hardcover. Book condition: Very Good

      [Bookseller: citynightsbooks]
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        Preliminary cover design for Penny Candy, by Edward Fenton

      c. 1970. Watercolor and ink on paper, measuring 8 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches. Archivally matted and framed. Preliminary artwork for the cover design of Fenton's book, a fantasy story based on the English "Tinker Tailor" rhyme. A copy of the trade paperback edition of the book, which was published by Holt in 1970, is included in a sleeve affixed to the back of the frame. The key differences between this preliminary drawing and the finished work are most discernible in the five children standing in front of the candy counter: in the preliminary artwork, the children's clothing is colored, their arrangement is different, as is their height in relation to the counter. Gorey also used some ink flourishes to make the titling, which lines up vertically on either side of the central image, appear more like pieces of candy. This was not used in the published version. Gorey's watercolor work for published books seldom appears on the market. Very fine in an attractive black acrylic and resin frame.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers ]
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        A collection of famous paintings of the Sung dynasty formerly preserved by the Tien Lai Studio - Album de tableaux de la Dynastie Song ayant fait partie de l?ancienne collection de Tien Lai Ko - Eine Auswahl berühmter gemälde aus der Sung dynastie, die gemälde stammen aus der Sammlung von Tjen Lai Ge

      Published and printed by The Commercial Press 1970 1 vol. in-folio rel. pleine soie illustrée sous chemise entoilée à fermoirs d?ivoire, et sous coffret cartonné, Published and printed by The Commercial Press, s.d. (circa 1970) Bon exemplaire (un petit accroc au coffret cartonné, bel exemplaire par ailleurs). Rare. Français

      [Bookseller: Librairie Du Cardinal]
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        [ Les Oeuvres de Alexandre Dumas, illustrées par Saint-Justh - Complet , 21 titres en 50 volumes ] Les Trois Mousquetaires ; Vingt ans après ; Le Vicomte de Bragelonne ; Le Chevalier de Maison-Rouge ; Le Comte de Monte-Cristo ; Joseph Balsamo ; Le Sphinx Rouge ; Ascanio ; Le Chevalier d'Harmental ; La Tulipe Noire ; Ange Pitou ; Les Louves de Machevoul ; Le collier de la Reine ; Le batard de Mauléon ; Les Blancs et les Bleus ; La Reine Margot ; La Comtesse de Charny ; Les Quarante-Cinq ; Les compagnons de Jéhu ; La dame de Monsoreau ; Les deux Diane

      Boutan-Marguin 1970 Complet en 50 vol. in-8 rel. skyvertex édit. imit. cuir havane, sous surcouv. transpar., ill. couleur par Saint-Justh, Boutan-Marguin, Paris, 1965-1970, env. 280 à 300 pp. par vol. Bel ensemble (étiq. d'ex libris en int. de couv., qques dos partiel. insolés, très bon état par ailleurs). Complet des 50 vol. publiés dans cette collection. Ensemble peu courant par son importance. Poids total de 38 Kg. Linéaire : 201 cm. Liste des titres et nombre de vol. : Les Trois Mousquetaires (2 vol.) ; Vingt ans après (2 vol.) ; Le Vicomte de Bragelonne (5 vol.) ; Le Chevalier de Maison-Rouge (1 vol.) ; Le Comte de Monte-Cristo (3 vol.) ; Joseph Balsamo (4 vol.) ; Le Sphinx Rouge (2 vol.) ; Ascanio (2 vol.) ; Le Chevalier d'Harmental (2 vol.) ; La Tulipe Noire (1 vol.) ; Ange Pitou (2 vol.) ; Les Louves de Machecoul (2 vol.) ; Le collier de la Reine (3 vol.) ; Le batard de Mauléon (2 vol.) ; Les Blancs et les Bleus (3 vol.) ; La Reine Margot (2 vol.); La Comtesse de Charny (4 vol.) ; Les Quarante-Cinq (2 vol.) ; Les compagnons de Jéhu (2 vol.) ; La dame de Monsoreau (2 vol.) ; Les deux Diane (2 vol.) Français

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        One Hundred Years of Solitude

      Harper & Row New York; (1970): Harper & Row First printing with no number line on last page, in the second issue dust jacket with no "!" at the end of the first paragraph. Translated from the Spanish into English by Gregory Rabassa. One of the most important books ever written in Latin America and considered a masterpiece of the art of fiction. Bound in green cloth, spine lettering gilt, just a bit of finger soiling to boards, light dust soiling to top edge, in a beautiful unclipped dust jacket.. First American Edition. Octavo.

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        Dizionario illustrato dei Pittori Disegnatori e Incisori Italiani Moderni e Contemporanei

      Patuzzi 1970 Quarta edizione in cinque volumi

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        HISTOIRE CRITIQUE DE MANICHEE ET DU MANICHEISME.

      Zentralantiquariat DDR & Grüner 1970 Two vols in 8° (24,5 cm) LXXVI-504+XXXIV-806 pp. Reprint of the Amsterdam edition (1734-39). Original green cloth, gilted titles on frontboards and spines, no DJ. As new // Deux volumes in 8° (24,5 cm) LXXVI-504+XXXIV-806 pp. Réprint dell'edition d'Amsterdam (1734-39). Toiles vertes originales, titles dorés, état de neuf.

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        Elegiac sonnet

      M'Arte 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 Immagini e testi Edizion composta in carattere Garamond da Ruggero Olivieri, Milano e stampata dalla Tipografia Stefanoni, Lecco su carta a mano della Filicarta di Brugherio. Incisioni tirate dalla Curwen Prints Limited di Londra. Legatura di Giovanni De Stefanis, Milano Ottimo (Fine)

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        October: the silence

      M'Arte 1970 Una poesia di Tarn con traduzione a fronte di Roberto Sanesi. Riproduzione del manoscritto originale firmata da Tarn. Con due litografie originali a colori di Kumi Sugai, numerate e firmate a matita (cm 38x28). Note bio-bibliografiche sugli Autori Immagini e testi Composizione in carattere Garamond di Ruggero Olivieri in Milano. Carta a mano della Filicarta di Brugherio con il marchio M'Arte Edizioni in filigrana. Lito stampate da Clot, Bramsen et Georges di Parigi. Legatura di De Stefanis. Es. IV per R. Sanesi Ottimo (Fine)

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        Croazia segreta

      M'Arte 1970 Due acqueforti originali, numerate e firmate, di Bona De Pisis (cm 30x20). Riproduzione in facsimile delle poesie di Ungaretti. Una fotografia originale in nero del Poeta eseguita da Paola Mattioli (Salsomaggiore 17 maggio 1970). Uno dei cinque esemplari contenenti una prova d'artista a colori (cm 30x20). A poem by Giuseppe Ungaretti, accompanied by two numbered and signed etchings by Bona. Facsimile reproduction of the poems and a photo of the poet taken by Paola Mattioli (Salsomaggiore 17th May 1970). One of the 5 copies with an artist's proof in colour (cm 30x20) Immagini e testi Edizione in carattere Garamond composta da Ruggero Olivieri, Milano e stampata dalla Tipografia Stefanoni, Lecco su carta a mano della Filicarta di Brugherio. Incisioni tirate da Piergiorgio Spallacci di Pesaro. Custodia eseguita da Giovanni De Stefanis Ottimo (Fine)

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        Il quadrato. Il cerchio

      Bijutsu Shuppan-sha 1970 2 volumi Dedica autografa dell'Autore ad un importante letterato italiano (Inscribed and signed by the Author to an important Italian literary man) Ottimo (Fine)

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        Arnaldo Pomodoro: Sculpture 1960/1970

      University Art Museum, University of California 1970 Catalogo realizzato in occasione della mostra "Arnaldo Pomodoro" tenuta all'University Art Museum di Berkeley. 18 tavole sciolte di cartone rigido intagliate ai bordi in modo da poter essere assemblate in vari modi (cm 30x23). Su ogni faccia foto delle sculture dell'Artista di Ugo Mulas, Mario Carrieri, Toni Nicolini, Paolo Monti, Dino Sala. Sul retro di alcune delle schede un testo (An exchange of letters: Arnaldo Pomodoro and Tom L. Freudenheim), bibliografia selezionata, cronologia, catalogo dell'esibizione Catalogo disegnato da Bruce Montgomery Dedica e firma autografe dell'Artista alla custodia (Inscribed and signed by the Artist on the slip-case) Molto buono (Very Good)

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        El circulo de piedra

      Grafica Uno 1970 15 litografie originali in bianco e nero e a colori, firmate, di Valerio Adami, Alexander Calder, Jorge Camacho, Augustin Càrdenas, César, Corneille, Errò, Asger Jorn, Piotr Kowalski, Wifredo Lam, Joan Mirò, Eduard Pignon, Paul Rebeyrolle, Antoni Tapies, Emilio Vedova. Testo poetico di Franqui. Ogni cartella è accompagnata da un disco fuori commercio del concerto di Luigi Nono, "Y entonces comprendido" dai testi del poema, pubblicato da Ricordi di Milano Carta Filicarta. Le litografie di Calder e Mirò sono state stampate su torchio a mano dalla Arte-Adrien Maeght di Parigi; quella di Jorn su torchio da Clot, Bramsen e Georges di Parigi; quella di Vedova è stata stampata nel suo laboratorio di Venezia Ottimo (Fine)

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        Anonyme Skulpturen (Signed First Edition)

      Wittenborn and Company New York: Wittenborn and Company, 1970. First edition. The American edition of this landmark book. The first monograph on their work. One of the most important and influential photography books of the last half-century. A fine copy in a near fine jacket with a short closed tear and a few small nicks. Signed by both Hilla and Bernhard Becher and very uncommon thus. (Parr & Badger v2, 261,Roth 194-195)

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        Hung

      North Hollywood: Cameo Library # 8063, 1970, 1st Edition, 1st Printing , 1970. ---------paperback, a solid Good copy. light wear, old price sticker on front panel, some faint creases, a bit of age toning to paper, small stain on rear cover, definitely rare, the foreword and afterward make mention of Vietnam, Marshal McLuhan; Robert Heinlein, Midnight Cowboy, ---Koontz states that this was heavily rewritten by the publisher without his permission, hard core erotica, missing from most Koontz collections, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Illus. by Uncredited Cover Art.

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup]
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        Dictionary of Scientific Biography (16 volume set)

      New York, Scribner's, 1970-1978. . All volumes are First Editions and are bound in the publisher's original blue cloth with the front covers and spines stamped in gilt and black. Some of the dust jackets have minor chips and closed tears to the extremities. Dust jackets range from very good to fine condition. All volumes are in fine condition. Charles Scribner once said that this work was the best thing Charles Scribner's Sons ever produced. Hard Cover

      [Bookseller: James & Mary Laurie Booksellers (A.B.A.A]
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