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        The Exorcist.

      New York: Harper & Row, 1971 - Octavo. Original brown cloth backed brown boards, titles to spine in silver, tan endpapers. With the dust jacket. Ownership inscription to front free endpaper. Spine rolled and a little faded at the head and tail. An excellent copy in the price-clipped and lightly rubbed jacket. First edition, first printing. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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      New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons,. [1971]. cloth.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing to the spine. ends. A sharp, lovely copy. (#138523). First edition. First book of the "Riverworld" series. Winner of the 1972 Hugo award for best novel. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-165. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1809-16.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        The Revolutionary Letters

      (n.p.)[Santa Fe, NM]: (Noose and Earth Read Out Southwest). (1971). Di Prima had been publishing her controversial and provocative "letters" in various configurations since two editions in 1968, which contained 15 poems. This edition of Revolutionary Letters is an oversized mimeograph production with 43 poems, and was issued for free and without copyright. The printed dedication is to Bob Dylan, and the colophon states "Power to the people's mimeo machines!" Although not called for, this copy is signed by the author and has four holograph corrections, presumably in her hand. 8-1/2" x 14", stapled in the left margin, with red covers. Two different paper stocks used; one darkening. Near fine. An unknown number of copies were done, but this appears to be one of the scarcest editions of this title, and is especially uncommon signed. . First Edition.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Shakespeare's Poem WITH Crow's Song About Prospero and Sycorax Manuscript

      London: Lexham Press, 1971. 22pp, [3], original card covers inside the original card folding case. Slightly rubbed to extremities, top corners bumped, very minor white mark to front cover. Internally bright and clean, unopened to fore edge. Signed and dated by Hughes to the first page. One of seventy-five copies from a total of one hundred and fifty copies. Crow's Song About Prospero and Sycorax appears here as a frontispiece. WITH the original manuscript poem 'Crow's Song About Prospero and Sycorax', in Hughes' holograph, with an illustration at the foot of the page of a whale and a viking long boat, again signed by Hughes. Sagar and Tabor A30. Signed by Author. First Edition. Card Covers. Very Good. Illus. by Hughes, Ted. 8vo (Oblong). Limited Edition.

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
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      Hollywood: Heavy Industry Publications, 1971. A fresh, fine copy in red printed wrappers with no glassine (sealed in shrinkwrap).. First Edition. Small octavo. One of 2000 copies. SIGNED by Ruscha on the rear cover. Photographs of thirty records from Ruscha's collection. (Open Book 198-199).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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      (RUSCHA, EDWARD). Ruscha, Edward. RECORDS. Hollywood, CA: Heavy Industry Publications, 1971. First Edition 1/2000. 12mo. Printed Wrappers. Artists' Book. Near Fine./No Jacket - As Issued.. np (72pp), 60 b&w illustrations. Edward Ruscha's fifteenth artist book "Records" is a charming photographic inventory of thirty vinyl phonograph records (and their album cover graphics) from the artist's personal collection circa 1971. A most handsome copy (entry B15 in Siri Engberg's "Edward Ruscha: Editions 1959-1999" which is also cited on pages 198-201 of The Hasselblad Center's "The Open Book") that was of course issued without a glassine wrapper. 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. Inventory Number: 014273&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Original promotional poster for Sticky Fingers.

      [?London: May 1971] - Original poster-sized colour print (990 × 585 mm). Mild creases from having been folded three times, some light soiling, but in very good condition. This promotional image for the album Sticky Fingers (dated by the image's appearance as an advertisement in Billboard, The International Music-Record-Tape Weekly, on 8th May 1971), shows the Rolling Stones, including Mick Taylor, shielding their modesties with copies of the new album. Scarce.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Late Caprichos Of Goya Fragments From A Series

      Philip Hofer Books, Walker and Company NY: Philip Hofer Books, Walker and Company, 1971. First edition. leather_bound. Orig. full brown morocco, spine lettered in gilt. Teg. Fine in fine green cloth portfolio; both housed in fine quarter brown morocco and green cloth clamshell box./No Dust Jacket. Goya y Lucientes, Francisco. 46 pages in text. 29 x 20 cm. Limited edition, copy XV of XXV of specially bound copies containing an extra suite of the original prints [total of 12]. There are thirty-two prints accompanying the text. The original plates were steel faced for this edition and printed by Emiliano Sorini. Ms. Sayre was Curator of Prints & Drawings Boston Museum of Fine Arts,and this work completed in association with the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library. An elegant, attractive production; bright and clean.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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      New York: Funk & Wagnalls, (1971). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a lightly soiled, about Fine slipcase. The United Jewish Appeal Commemorative Edition bound in blue gilt-decorated cloth and SIGNED by Israel's first prime minister on the front endpaper which bears a printed presentation to Mr. and Mrs. Milton C. Borenstein of the 1972 United Jewish Appeal Study Conference. Borenstein, an inventor and the first Jewish trustee of Boston College, was the founder of the United States Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. Illustrated with photographs.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        [Photographie originale] Portrait photographique de Julio Cortázar fumant la pipe dans sa maison de Saignon (Vaucluse), été 1971

      1971. Photo. Illus. by Colette Portal. Comme neuf. Aucune reliure. Signé par l'auteur. Feuille : 30,5 x 40,5 cm, image : 22,5 x 34 cm. Tirage gélatino-argentique postérieur (tireur : Edouard Paillet, juillet 2012), numéroté 2/9, légendé et signé par Colette Portal au recto, avec son tampon, sa signature et des annotations de sa main au verso. Ce portrait de l'écrivain argentin, ici dans sa maison d'été de Saignon dans le Lubéron, l'un des plus beaux, a été reproduit dans de nombreux ouvrages consacrés à Julio Cortázar, parmi lesquels : 1. Ler imaxes : o arquivo fotográfico de Julio Cortázar (Le Voyage infini, archives photographiques de Julio Cortázar), Junta de Galicia, 2006 [pleine double page finale (pp. 434-435)], 2. Alba C. de Rojo / Felipe Garrido : Cortázar, iconografia [1/2 page (p. 53)], 3. Julio Cortázar / Omar Prego Gadea : La fascinación de la palabras, Alfaguara, 1997 [1/2 page (p. 166)], 4. Nieves Vázquez Recio (dir.) : Volver a Cortázar, Disputación de Cádiz, 2007 [1/4 de page (p. 39)], 5. Julio Cortázar : Animalia, antologia, textos reunidos por Aurora Bernardez, Porrúa et compañia, 2005 [inversée en 4e de couverture]. Tirage rare et superbe. .

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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      London: Bertram Rota & Jonathan Cape,, 1971. Edited by J. M. Wilson with a Preface by C. Day Lewis. Octavo. Original yellow quarter morocco, grey cloth sides, grey endpapers, top edge gilt. Portrait frontispiece, facsimiles of Lawrence's handwriting throughout. Tiny production flaw to cloth of upper board. A fine copy. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 125 numbered copies signed by Cecil Day Lewis on the limitation leaf.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Photographic Document: The Tiniest Life

      Kekkon Seikatsu Sha, Tokyo, Japan 1971 - A hardcovered book with an original dustjacket, which is housed in a boards slipcase on which a titled paper is mounted. B&w embryonic photographs with some Japanese text about abortion or else heared from some Japanese women. The boards slipcase is sunburnedor discolored, and its spine has a small pin-hole. But the book itself is still intact except for some small rubbed spots on the jacket's edges. The plates inside also keep very good conditions. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: booksGYOZANDO]
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      Garden City: Doubleday & Company Inc. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc.,. 1971. cloth.. Top edge dusty, a fine copy in fine dust jacket with touch of rubbing. to edges, tiny closed tear at upper right corner, and mild soiling to. rear panel. (#127295). First edition. The title novelette won the 1965 Nebula award. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4- 514. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 583-86.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. ]
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        [Manuscript]: Hart Cooper

      [1971]. Manuscript. Loose quarto sheets printed with black and blue mimeograph ink. 513pp, and 172pp., plus a two-page list of characters and two copies of an excised chapter. A bit of wear to the corner of the first dozen sheets, near fine. Hart Cooper is the unpublished "spiritual autobiography" written by Thackara, a Los Angeles-based author, in 1971, more than a decade before the publication of his first book in 1984, America's Children. According to the author, Hart Cooper was particularly important in "creating the trans-national mythology" later incorporated into his controversial 1999 novel, The Book of Kings, which is considered, depending on the reviewer, a masterpiece of Western literature or else one of the worst novels ever published. This copy of the manuscript comes from the library of Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, Peter Taylor, whom Thackara met while attending Harvard. Taylor became a mentor to Thackara and the two remained friends until Taylor's death in 1994. An influential unpublished first novel from this highly controversial writer. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Monty Python's Big Red Book

      London: Methuen and Co Ltd,, 1971. Quarto. Original blue (not red) pictorial laminated boards. With a red label to the front cover printed "Very Urgent" in white. Illustrated in colour in the text throughout, with a number of extra features, such as: a leaf with a keyhole cut through it (the recto for voyeurs, the verso for exhibitionists); a leaf perforated to allow readers to "rip off the naughty parts" of an image; an "Australian Page" printed upside down; and a four page pamphlet sewn in at the centre electioneering for the Silly Party, with descriptions of "Some of Your Silly Candidates" and printed with slogans such as "You've Never Had It So Silly". The book design is a very early example of the work of the latterly famous graphic designer Derek Birdsall [a.k.a. Omnific] who became an honorary Python in the making of this book. Spine a touch faded, corners rubbed with the front joint just starting at the tail of the spine. A very good copy. First edition, first impression, claiming (somewhat dubiously) to be number 1 of a "special limited edition of 29,999". Presentation copy humorously inscribed by five members of Monty Python, making use of the printed ownership box by adding their names, the result reading: "This Big Red Book Belongs to: Andrew & James, And not to: John Cleese: And incidentally it cost me £ Eric Idle (Eric Idle) (3p), It is a present from: Graham Chapman". Beneath this is inscribed, "PROOF RAED BY: Michael Palin" and also, next to a printed stamp reading "Special Offer, Free Gas Cooker Given Away With Every Other Copy of This Book* ... *see other copy", the inscription, "PLUS!! 1 (ONE) Terry Jones". Andrew & James, the presentees, are the two children of Richard Baker, a BBC news reader who made cameo appearances in episodes of Monty Python, and whose letter of complaint to the Pythons for asking Reginald Bosanquet "whoever he is" to write the Foreword, and not somebody from the BBC, is reproduced in this book.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        " MAN WITH GOLD MASK" [Original Lithograph]

      [San Francisco: Collector's Press, 1971].. Large folio (22.5 x 29.5 inches). Original color lithograph, highlighted with embossing and collage. Framed under glass. Fine. Impression #87 of one hundred copies, signed and numbered by Cuevos in the lower edge of the image. A compelling image in blue, green and black, of the upper torso of a human figure with the face concealed by a hinged gold foil mask that opens to reveal a face underneath. Published as an element in the portfolio, CUEVAS' COMEDIES, a collection of fourteen lithographs and screenprints produced under the supervision of the artist and master printer Ernesto F. de Soto. Born in Mexico City in 1934, Cuevas played a pivotal role in the transition from the traditional Mexican muralist style to a contemporary Mexican art that challenged preceding traditions. His work is represented internationally in museums and collections, and he is well known among collectors of illustrated books for his suite of illustrations for Kafka's METAMORPHOSIS, first published in THE WORLDS OF KAFKA AND CUEVAS in 1959, and then revisited as an illustrative accompaniment to the text in the 1984 LEC edition. Extra shipping charges if shipped in frame.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        PHOTO-ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF DEVIANT SEXUAL BEHAVIOR. The Definitive Digest of Sexual Abnormalities [Complete set of Volumes 1-6] Volumes One - Six: Adamism to Bondage; Cacoethes to Female Domination; Femoralism to Lingerie Fetishism; Mammaeism to Osmolagnia; Pageism to Satyriasis; Scatology to Zoophilism

      "San Diego, CA": Socio Library. 1971. "64pp. each, including covers. Alphabetically organized, illustrated with color and b/w hardcore photographs. Interspersed with the definitions are essays and case studies. Editorial staff: C.W. Bland, Jr., Tyson Wellman Reilly, Michelle Aaronson, George Dennison, Stratton Lindenmeyer, H. Michael Miller, William Burke, and Wendell Hampton. & Topics coverd include: adamism, adelphogamy, agapemony, algolagnia, amphigenic invertism, analism, androgyny, andromania, androphobia, androzooasty, anthropophagy, autoeroticism, autofellatio, autosadism, axillism, bestiality, bisexuality, body fetishism, and bondage; cacoethes, catamism, clothing fetishism, coitophobia, coprography, corprolagnia, coprophagy, coprophilia, corybantia, cunnilingus, cypriphobia, dermophilia, dippoldism, discipline, exhibitionism, and female domination; femoralism, fetishism, flagellation, frictation, frottage, gerontophilia, graophilia, group sexuality, hermaphroditism, homosexuality, hyperaesthesia, incest, indecent exposure, inunctionism, lesbianism, and lingerie fetishism; mammaeism, masochism, masturbation, metamorphosis sexualis paranoia, mixoscopia, narcissim, natelism, necrophilia, necrosadism, nepiolagnia, neurasthenia sexualis, nymphomania, object fetishism, onanism, oralism, ogiasm, and osmolagnia; pageism, paradoxia sexualis, paraesthesia, paraphilia, partialism, pederasty, pedophilia, phallicism, piliphilia, polymorphism, pornolagnia, psychic masturbation, pygmalionism, pyromania, sadism, sadomasochism, saliromania, and satyriasis; scatology, scatophagy, scopophilia, shunamitism, sodomy, spanking, stripping, symbolism, tragalism, transvestism, tribadism, troilism, urolagnia, voyeurism, zooerasty, zoophilism." Saddle-stapled magazines. Light shelfwear. A very good set.

      [Bookseller: Alta-Glamour Inc.]
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      New York: Samuel French, Inc.,, 1971. A Dramatisation, Based on the Novel Catch-22. Large paper copy. Specially bound by the publisher for the author in full green calf, titles gilt to spine, raised bands, gilt rule to upper board, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, printed rectos only. Very light marks to covers and some faint spotting fore- and bottom edge, some rubbing to gilt top edge. An excellent copy. First dramatised edition, first printing. The author's own copy specially bound for him by the publishers. An early state of the text, printed specially for Heller on the rectos only.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971 First USA Edition. Trace of soiling along bottom boards and very minor bumping to top front board of this Near Fine Book. No Remainder mark. The Dust Jacket is Fine except for slight toning to the bottom edges of the Jacket. Signed by the author on the title page, and the author has added a drawing of a dog, with an arrow and the word "Missy". The book is dedicated IN MEMORIAM MISSY 1966-1971. Signed by Author. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: MDS Books]
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      New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971. First printing stated. Faint sticker ghost front pastedown, else fine, The white cloth is pristine, In a very near fine dj, with faint crease top of spine. His 1st novel, after 3 volumes of poetry.. First Printing. Cloth. Fine/Very Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Dale Steffey Books]
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        The Blood of Adonis

      Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1971. First Edition of the poet's first book to be translated into English. Octavo. Original red cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Inscribed by both the poet Adonis and by the translator, Samuel Hazo. Modernist novelist Adonis has won the 2007 Bjørnson Prize and the 2011 Goethe Prize. The Blood of Adonis continues Adonis' pioneering of modern Arabic poetry. The poet is often seen as a rebel, an iconoclast who follows his own rules who said "Arabic poetry is not the monolith this dominant critical view suggests, but is pluralistic, sometimes to the point of self-contradiction.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Brazen Prison

      Hutchinson London: Hutchinson. (1971). First. First edition. Foxing to the foredge else fine in fine dustwrapper. Like most of Middleton's novels, very scarce. His 1974 novel Holiday was joint winner of the Booker Prize. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Desert Hawking

      Peregrine Press, College Station, TX, 1971. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. The Suppressed First Edition on American Falconry. This is the 'Brown Cloth Tape Edition.' Contains the "Peregrine Press September 6, 1971 Advance Notice." All contained in our pristine custom made clam shell box. A Leather hawk is mounted on to the front of the box. Includes B&W photos and glossary. Very clean, crisp, and tight copy. Size: 8 1/4" x 10 3/4". 216 pp. No marks. Binding is tight, Bottom of spine is slightly rubbed. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges browned slightly. Not Ex-Library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Category: Animals & Birds; Crafts & Hobbies. Inventory No: 028101. .

      [Bookseller: Dickson Street Bookshop]
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        The Objectivist, Volumes 1-10 Complete (with accompanying publications)

      New York: The Objectivist, 1971. This is a complete run of Ayn Rand's publication The Objectivist, volumes 1-10, January 1962 through September 1971 (when it ceased publication). This set consists two parts. --THE FIRST PART is a bound volume of The Objectivist Newsletter, Vols. 1-4, 1962-1965, second printing, 1971. This volume is in fine condition with light age toning to exterior text block. Interior pages are clean and unmarked. After Volume 4 the publication's format changed from newsletter style to magazine style and became simply "The Objectivist." --THE SECOND PART is a complete run of The Objectivist, volumes 5-10, in original softcover form in wraps. These are all in fine condition, clean and unmarked, except for an old rubber band mark on the front or back cover of 3 issues. *** Also included in this set are several publications in original wraps, corresponding in size and format to The Objectivist. These include: 1) "The Intellectual Bankruptcy of Our Age," by Ayn Rand. Lecture first delivered by Ayn Rand at the Ford Hall Forum, Boston, on March 26, 1961, and at Hunter College, University of North Carolina, Johns Hopkins University, Brooklyn College, and Brown University, on various dates in 1961-1962. Published by The Objectivist. 2) "Playboy's Interview with Ayn Rand," interview by Alvin Toffler, originally published in Playboy in March 1964 and reprinted by The Objectivist. 3) "Global Balkanization," by Ayn Rand, lecture delivered at The Ford Hall Forum, Boston, on April 10, 1977. Published by Palo Alto Book Service. 4) "Cultural Update," by Ayn Rand, lecture delivered at the Ford Hall Forum, Boston, on April 16, 1978. Published by Palo Alto Book Service. 5) "A Study Guide to the Ethics of Objectivism," by Leonard Peikoff, revised by Leonard Peikoff and David Kelley. Published by Palo Alto Book Service, 1977. Orange wraps. 6) The Objectivist Forum, Volume 1, No. 2, April 1980. Edited by Harry Binswanger and Leonard Peikoff. Published by TOF Publications, New York. This publication was a new series begun after Rand had discontinued her own. ~~ This complete set forms a valuable representation of Rand's philosophical theories--which included rational egoism, individual rights, and laissez-faire capitalism--set in the context of the time it was published. Each issue contains an article written by Rand. Frequent contributors include Leonard Peikoff and Nathaniel Branden, with other contributors as well, including two articles by Alan Greenspan, an early ardent supporter of Rand. Greenspan's article entitled "Gold and Economic Freedom," discusses the role of gold and the gold standard in a free society. In the last issue, Rand delivers her last essay, entitled "Brief Summary," in which she comments on her theory and its progress, and in which she makes her famous remark: "The monster is Immanuel Kant." Since then it has been argued that she misunderstood Kant. Rand ceased publication of The Objectivist in order to return to a more personal newsletter called "The Ayn Rand Letter." ~~ Each of the two parts in this set as I have described them can also be purchased separately. Please see my separate listings for each. All inquiries will be answered promptly.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Grass River Books]
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        Lettre autographe signée à l'écrivain Christian Maurel [6 mars 1971]

      1971. Lettre. Très bon. Couverture souple. Signé par l'auteur. Ed. originale. Nice, 6 mars 1971 (cachet postal). 1 carte postale, 21 lignes sur une colonne, d'une écriture serrée. La carte postale est une superbe erreur d'impression : elle est supposée figurer le Spelunca Hôtel en Corse, mais plusieurs images y sont superposées et celui-ci est pratiquement indiscernable. Très belle lettre, pleine d'admiration, à propos des Canaris en queue de poisson suivi de Litanies militaires que Maurel venait de faire paraître chez Robert Laffont. "Votre livre m'a beaucoup plu, je l'ai lu très vite, avec appréhension et curiosité. Surtout les Litanies militaires - qui est peut-être ce qu'on a écrit de plus efficace et de plus sincère sur la guerre (ça ma fait pensé [sic] à Dagerman). Images terribles mais utiles (page 108 par ex.). Ca m'aide beaucoup moi-même, ça doit aider beaucoup de gens. Je suis très heureux que vous écriviez, je ne sais pas comment dire cela, pas égoïstement, mais parce qe vous libérez avec vos mots des choses qui nous bloquent nous autres à l'intérieur. Il n'y a pas tellement de livres qui aident à être conscient, alors, merci.".

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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      New York: Larry Clark, 1971 First hardcover edition, following the 1971 softcover edition published by Lustrum Press. Signed by the author in black ink on the title page. One of 3,000 copies printed by Rapoport Press under the author's supervision. A near fine copy with only slight rubbing to the spine head and tail, crisp and fresh pages, with the author's order form loosely inserted into the front of the text, in the original dust jacket with wear and minor tearing to the spine head and tail, very slight rubbing on the corners. Although this book predates his iconic films by at least two decades, "Tulsa" is quintessential Clark. Ever interested by teenage subcultures, Clark chooses young amphetamine users in his hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma, as his subject matter for this book and includes 50 black and white photographs that examine their daily lives. Like many of his other works, Clark presents a dynamic portrayal of troubled teens, juxtaposing their youthful innocence and dark lifestyles, reminding the reader that "Once the needle goes in it never comes out.". Signed by Author(s). Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included. Illus. by Clark, Larry.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        Original lithographed poster: We Are Determined to Liberate Taiwan

      Beijing, [1971]. Lithograph in colors, 77cm x 107cm (ca 30.5" x 42"). Professionally cleaned and mounted on archival linen. A few invisible repairs to margins; Condition A/A-. & & A large and visually impressive propaganda poster, printed in three languages and clearly produced for export and sale in the West. A Mandarin-only version is reproduced on p.167 of Landsberger & Van der Heijden's Chinese Posters: The IISH - Landsberger Collection (NY: 2009).

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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      Paris:: Trianon Press,, 1971. First Edition. Fine. FIRST EDITION. LIMITED EDITION 240 COPIES. This is No. 197 of 200 printed on Arches Vergé pure rag paper. AN ORIGINAL FINE LITHOGRAPH "ECCLESIASTES MAN" PENCIL SIGNED BY BEN SHAHN is loose in a rear pocket of the book, as issued. The volume is finely bound in full green Morocco leather. Bright gilt lettering on the spine. Housed in the original green board slipcase with leather tips and color printed reproductions of Shahn's illustration for the title page on the slipcase. In the original plain cardboard slipcase which has protected the illustrated slipcase and volume very well. 4to.

      [Bookseller: By The Book, LC ABAA-ILAB]
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        The World of William Shakespeare

      London: The Arcadia Press,, 1971. Octavo. Original red morocco by Zaehnsdorf, title to spine gilt on brown ground, colour onlay depicting the Globe Theatre to upper board, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Double-sided colour frontispiece, illustrations throughout. Spine faded, some small marks and scuffs to morocco. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 265 numbered and finely bound copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Original lithographed poster: Venti anni di lotta per abbattere la dittatura - Bandiere rosse contro il fascismo ["Twenty years of struggle against dictatorship - Red Flags Against Fascism!"]

      Roma: Partito Comunista Italiano / Editoriali Fratelli Spada, 1971. First Edition. Lithographed poster (offset) in three colors; 100cm x 70cm (ca 40" x 28"); on heavy paper. Minor toning; light creases at margins; Near Fine - Grade A/A-. & & A bit of a puzzle: the poster appears to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the formation of the Associazione Bandiera Rossa, an Italian Trotskyist group; but the poster bears the imprint of the PCI, the main-line Marxist-Leninist party in Italy -- an ideological implausibility, even within the chaotic confines of Italian Marxism. Adding further to the confusion is a quotation from Antonio Gramsci (founder of the PCI) in upper right. In any case, a terrific graphic, attributed here to Luciano Prati (whose name we encounter on a few late-70s Italian film posters, but nowhere else). Duke University appears to be the only North American institution to hold a catalogued copy of this work.

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        HOYO ("EMBRACE")

      Tokyo, Japan: Shashin Hyoronsha Publishing House, 1971. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Tokyo, Japan: Shashin Hyoronsha Publishing House, 1971. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 96 pages. Artist Book. One of the greatest erotic art photography books of the 20th century. The First Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. There is no ISBN. The book is now very rare. A brilliant production by Eikoh Hosoe: Oversize-volume format. Cloth boards with titles embossed on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Eikoh Hosoe. Preface by Yukio Mishima, the greatest Japanese novelist of the 20th century. Mishima famously collaborated with Hosoe on "Ba Ra Kei". Cardboard slipcase with titles printed on black paper that is pasted on the slipcase. Printed in gravure on thick uncoated stock paper by The Nissha Printing Company in Tokyo, Japan to absolutely the highest standards. In pink DJ with black titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Presents one of the most stunning and influential explorations of the nude in the history of art and photography. Abstracted, choreographed down to the smallest detail, and yet sensuous (made palpably so by the exquisite gravure printing) , these nudes will not be surpassed. As the title suggests, every image is an embrace, showing a completely nude and physically intimate male and female couple, whose interest to us is the line formed by the closeness of their bodies, which remain discrete and never become one despite their proximity. They are enacting (if not actually engaged in) sexual intercourse, but Hosoe&#39;s goal (and genius) is to make us see and think not about sex but about beauty. The erotic is ultimately an aesthetic, not a sexual, experience. No one can justifiably think of these images as pornographic, which is about arousal. Everyone will see how ravishingly beautiful they are. A "must-have" title for Eikoh Hosoe and erotic art photography book collectors. <b><i> This copy is very prominently and beautifully signed and placed in pencil on the half-title page by the artist/photographer: "Eikoh Hosoe Tokyo". This title is now highly collectible. As far as we know, this is the only such signed and placed copy available online and is in fine condition: Clean, crisp, and bright, a beauty. A rare signed copy thus. </b></i> 62 gravure plates. "Ba Ra Kei" and "Kamaitachi" were selected as two of the greatest photography books in "The Photobook". One of the greatest artist/photographers of the 20th century. A fine collectible copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER EIKOH HOSOE TITLES IN OUR CATALOG).

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      Shashin Hyoronsha Publishing House, Tokyo, 1971. First Edition. Fine. 14 x 10 inches, unnumbered pages, black cloth with cardboard slipcase, Dust Jacket (fine condition), Signed by the photographer in kanji on verso of title page, With cardboard slipcase including orange printed wrap around band. Preface by Yukio Mishima. The book features a stunning series of Hosoe's stark, sculptural nude studies. This copy also includes a Polaroid of Hosoe signing copies of "Embrace" at the Ansel Adams Workshop, Yosemite in 1975. There is also a large cardboard sheet that Hosoe used to practice his signature in kanji before signing copies of the book.

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        The Intimate Paul & Linda McCartney-Malibu

      A remarkable, original Kodachrome II color photograph print of Paul & Linda McCartney from the April 1971 day shoot in Malibu, but not the widely circulated image used for the iconic, April 16, 1971 LIFE magazine cover. This is another shot, private in feeling and shot close-up with greater detail, believed never printed for sale or reproduced in a book. The 10.875 x 13.875 inches photograph with its beautiful color composition and moving contrasts of emotional openness and reticence communicates Paul and Linda's great mutual love in a way never surpassed. Offered loose as given in the original Kodak color enlargement board folder. AVAILABILITY: Very Rare and Highly Notable. Because of its extraordinary intimacy and emotional nakedness, this far more interesting shot was judged by Paul & Linda as not suitable for public circulation. It was exclusively printed for them 3 months after the shoot; number of prints is unknown, but certainly, a very small number, probably in the range of 5-10. PROVENANCE: Print given to Vincent Romeo, manager to Paul McCartney; subsequently purchased at the first auction of Beatles and McCartney memorabilia from his collection. PRINT DETAIL: Never mounted. No owner markings. 2 scratches, top right corner, far removed from the duo portrait composition: 1) size of a small grain of sand: 2) .3 cm in a half-ring. Scrutinized at extreme close-up in very bright light, light much brighter than it would be displayed in, one can see a slight dulling of Paul's hair on the left side of his head, almost certainly from cleaning, for there has been no other deterioration of the colors in the print. With ordinary viewing conditions, the fault won't be seen. Top tips with very slight wear: outer edges with a light and gentle upward bend: both will vanish when mounted. Rear with finger smudge and a small black bar spot; otherwise clean, and marks can only be seen from the rear. FOLDER CONDITION: Good. DETAIL: Outside crack along fold-over doesn't continue in: light edge wear: some soiling: auction number on upper cover. PHOTOGRAPH PRINT SIZE: 10.875 x 13.875 inches or 276 x 353 mm. FOLDER SIZE: 11.9375 x 14.875 inches. THE PHOTOGRAPH: Photographs at the Malibu shoot were taken by Henry Diltz, the noted photographer of rock 'n' roll musicians and the 60's-70's California rock music scene, using a Pentax SLR 35mm camera with Kodachrome II film. Shot in early April of 1971, (end of the first week-beginning of the second), the photograph was printed from the transparency in July 1971 by Kodak using the K-12 Development Process: Kodak's red stamped seal on the back of the photograph states made by Kodak, July 71R. The day shoot is well documented. The couple was being introduced to a worldwide audience prior to the release of RAM, Paul McCartney's second solo record album after the Beatles' breakup, and the first to contain credited musical contributions from Linda McCartney. Shots were taken by the garden near the pool at the Malibu beach house rented by Paul & Linda, there with their 2 girls, Heather (by Linda's first marriage) and Mary (b. 1969, their first child together). Linda was 3 months pregnant with Stella. Recording had been finished in March and publicity was proceeding for its mid-May release. Paul and Linda were working on the illustrated RAM songbook. Henry Diltz, already a well-known photographer of rock musicians, was asked to come do his "fly on the wall thing". (He had first met Linda in casual come-upon fashion in the summer of 1966 at the Modern Age Photo Lab in New York.) Shot around the same time of day as the LIFE cover shot, Paul & Linda are dressed in the same casual clothes and in the background is a cluster of the same yellow flowers, now just out of focus. DILTZ: A leading rock photographer, he was the official photographer of Woodstock and the Monterey Pop Festivals and is known for his friendships with many musicians, especially with Crosby, Stills & Nash. Photographs for more than 250 album sleeves are credited to him, including the Doors' "Morrison Hotel", James Taylor's "Sweet Baby James", Jackson Browne's eponymous debut, the Eagles' "Desperado", and the first album of Crosby, Stills & Nash. Graham Nash has written the foreword for the comprehensive book on his work, "Henry Diltz: Rock On: The Photographs". IMAGES: by request. CATEGORY: Rock and Roll Memorabilia: photographs.

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        Ubu aux Baléares. (Ubu the Balearic.)

      Paris: Tériade éditeur,, 1971. Sheet size: 505 x 665 mm. Original lithograph on vélin d&#39; Arches paper. Presented float mounted in a black wooden frame with UV glass. Excellent condition. Edition of 120. Signed in pencil lower centre by Miro and numbered lower right. Issued as one of twenty-three prints from the Ubu aux Baléares portfolio.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Vietnam Inc

      New York: Collier, 1971 Paperback SIGNED. First edition. Very Good+ with only light wear at the edges and extremities; tight binding with only a hint of creasing to the spine. A very nice copy. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs, text and design by Philip Jones Griffiths. Unpaginated (224 pages); 266 b&w photos; 8 x 11 inches. SIGNED BY GRIFFITHS on the title page with "NY." Housed in a custom slipcover and acetate dj. One of the great photo-essays on war. See Parr & Badger, The Photobook, Volume II, p250; The Open Book, p274; Auer, p530.

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      (LYON, DANNY). Lyon, Danny & Billy McCune. CONVERSATIONS WITH THE DEAD BY DANNY LYON: PHOTOGRAPHS OF PRISON LIFE WITH LETTERS AND DRAWINGS BY BILLY MCCUNE #122054 - SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY FROM DANNY LYON. Signed Presentation Copy from the Photographer. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971. First Edition (Second Printing). Oblong Narrow 4to. Cloth in Dust Jacket. Photography Monograph. Near Fine/Fine. 196pp, profusely illustrated in b&w and color. Designed by Martin Stephen Moskof. "Conversations with the Dead" is Danny Lyon&#39;s moving 1971 monograph cum artists&#39; book that juxtaposes seventy-two of his gritty photographs of daily life within the Texas Prison system with the drawings and journal excerpts from inmate Billy McCune, whom he befriended during the process of making the book. A bright white, most handsome copy of the 1971 hardbound second printing (cited on page 19 of Martin Parr and Gerry Badger&#39;s "The Photobook: A History Volume II", pages 278-279 of The Hasselblad Center&#39;s "The Open Book", page 48 of "From Fair to Fine: 20th Century Photography Books That Matter", and pages 210-211 of "The Book of 101 Books") bearing the BOLDLY SIGNED AND DATED PRESENTATION "To Henry, Thanks a million for the lens - Danny 4/75" from the photographer to the late Hollywood cinematographer (and prolific photography book collector) Henry Minski in blue crayon across the entire front free endpaper. 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. 0-03-085068-1 Inventory Number: 022023&

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        Sanrizuka 1969-1971

      Tokyo: Nora-sha, 1971. Light foxing to the edges, small vertical crease down the spine; near fine in illustrated wrappers in the very good publisher&#39;s card slipcase (a little darkened).. First Edition. Quarto. SIGNED by Kazuo Kitai in English and Japanese. A documentation of the Sanrizuka farmers&#39; opposition and resistance to the government&#39;s plan to build Narita airport. The most powerful example we have seen of an entire subset of little-known Japanese photobooks that deal with this struggle. Although not an official member of Provoke, Kitai was a pioneer in the photographic style championed by the group. His first book, Resistance, published in 1965, was greatly admired by the founders of Provoke, Daido Moriyama and Takuma Nakahira.

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        New York.

      o. O., Edition Herzog, 1971 - 4°, Kart-Kassette mit 10 losen, gefalzten Bögen (innen links ein Text, rechts ein eingeklebter, handkolorierter Siebdruck), 4 Orig.-Tuschzeichnungen., Tadell. Die Kassette ist im Impressum mit E. A. bezeichnet. Die Siebdrucke vom Künstler signiert und ebenfalls mit e. a. (épreuve d?artiste) bezeichnet. Die Blätter zeigen wichtige Bauten u. klassische Ansichten der Stadt, eingebunden in die Phantasie (Ketten u. Reissverschlüsse) des Künstlers. Die Texte stammen aus der Schreibmaschine des «Werbetexters» Gerald Lechner. Beiliegend vier Orig-Tuschzeichnungen (je 2 kleine Klebspuren auf Rückseite) mit Land-Art-Projekten des Berner Künstlers u. Bildhauers (geb. 1927). Die Mappe wurde für die Ausstellung «Swiss Avant Garde», die 1971 in New York stattfand, geschaffen. Beteiligung an der Tell 73, an der Biennale di Venezia 1976. - Peter Travaglini (*1927) beginnt als Maler gegenständlicher Richtung, nähert sich in den 60er Jahren tachistischen und abstrakt-expressiven Zeitströmungen. Der Auftrag für ein monumentales Betonglasfenster für die römisch-katholische Kirche Lyss wird 1958 zum Auftakt einer langen Reihe öffentlicher Auftragswerke. Die souveräne Beherrschung unterschiedlichster Techniken und Materialien wie Bronze, Aluminium und Holz, Beton, Granit und Backstein bildet die Grundlage für Travaglinis Werke, und er zieht bewusst keine Grenze zwischen freier Kunst und Kunsthandwerk. Der symbolhafte Kontrast zwischen Stein und Wasser kommt in über 60 Brunnenanlagen immer neu zur Geltung. Auftragskunst wird zum zentralen Anliegen Travaglinis, steht aber stets in enger Wechselwirkung mit dem freien Schaffen; davon zeugen die vielen Arbeitsbücher. Die Spiel- und Experimentierfreude des Künstlers führt in die unterschiedlichsten Richtungen: Teppiche, Fahnen, Keramik, Medaillen, Münzen, Pins und grafische Gestaltungen. 1200 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Reports of the Cambridge Anthropological Expedition to Torres Straits.

      Cambridge University Press,, New York: 1971 - The definitive work on Torres Straits Islands. 4to, xiv, 422 pp, 10 maps in text, 50 text diagrams, 11 full page plates. Maroon cloth covers. Johnson Reprint Corporation. A six volume set LACKING Vol. 5. Vol. I: General Ethnography, Cambridge University Press, 1935. 421 pp, 11 plates. Vol. II: Physiology and Psychology. CUP, 1901. 223 pp. Vol. III: Linguistics. Sidney H. Ray (ed.). 527 pp. Vol. IV: Arts and Crafts. CUP, 1912. 393 pp, 40 plates. Vol. VI: Sociology, Magic and Religion of the Eastern Islands. CUP, 1908. 316 pp, 30 plates. Very scarce. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Identification and Registration of Firearms (ATF copy)

      Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 1971. 173p. Has seal of ATF as used in 1970&#39;s and on dust jacket is noted; ATF, Regulatory Enforcement, Training Branch. (Possibly the facility outside of Washington, D.C.) This was used by the ATF until superseded by newer research in the early 1990&#39;s). Profusely illustrated identifying firearms numbers aimed at police and federal law enforcement the detail on serial numbering systems and codes is provided with extensive tables and an alphabetical index of more than 500 different handguns with all important technical information.. Cloth Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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        The Theatre of Tennessee Williams

      New York: New Directions 1971 1981 [New York]: New Directions, [1971-1981]. First editions, signed on the flyleaf or title page in vols. 2-6. 7 vols., 8vo. . Original cloth. Fine in fine dust jackets . An outstanding set of the collected theatrical writings of Tennessee Williams, signed in the volumes 2 -6.Consists of:Volume I: Battle of Angels, The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named DesireVolume II: The Eccentricities of a Nightingale, Summer and Smoke, The Rose Tattoo, Camino RealVolume III: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Orpheus Descending, Suddenly Last Summer [signed on the title page]Volume IV: Sweet Bird of Youth, Period of Adjustment; The Night of the Iguana;Volume V: The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore, Kingdom of Earth (The Seven Descents of Myrtle), Small Craft Warnings, The Two-Character PlayVolume VI: 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Short PlaysVolume VII: In the Bar of a Tokyo Hotel and Other Plays The posthumously published Volume VIII (1992) is not present

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        BONDAGE TRIOS Numbers 1 - 7

      Buffalo: Hilbarth, Inc. 1971-72. unpaged, [seven magazines of 56pp. each, including covers]. Illustrated from b/w full-page drawings by Gene Bilbrew [Eneg] and Bill Ward. Each volume contains three illustrated sadomasochistic stories, originally released as individual magazines (color covers included in first two volumes). Stories feature both male and female dominants (primarily female), lesbians, femdom, bondage, flagellation, boots and gloves, and the like. Contents: #1: "Stinging Whips"; "Chronolog &#39;Bound Age&#39;" and "Bondage Boutique"; #2: "Bondage Threesomes"; "Bondage Duo" and "Poker Bondage" ; #3: "Agony By Appointment"; "House of Horror" and "Horror School"; #4: "Backstage Doll in Bondage"; "Finite Bound Age" and "Bound in Terror"; #5: "Revenge of the Wantons"; "Beat Me in Leather" and "Bound-Age Terror"; #6: "Agony in France"; "Trans-Lez Bondage" and "The Diabolical Quest"; #7: "Diabolical Nurse"; "The Torture Rack" and "Teenage Sadist." Please note: Oversized volume: this book will require additional shipping for destinations outside the US; we will ship at cost. Perfect bound magazines. Light shelfwear; clean and tight copies. Sold as a set. Very good.

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        Ellsworth Kelly

      New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, (n.d., c. 1971). Slight waviness to the pages, else near fine in a near fine jacket with only a hint of the sun-fading endemic to the front panel (on the blue). Nice copy of the definitive monograph on Kelly.. First Edition. Thick square quarto. With 225 illustrations, 68 in color, tipped-in.

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