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        THE TOMBS OF ATUAN

      New York: Atheneum, 1971. First edition. A fine copy in a just about fine first state dust wrapper (Newbery Honor Book seal not pasted on front panel) with a tiny closed tear to the upper front panel and some mild edge rubs. (16672). Octavo, cloth. The second volume in the 'Earthsea' series. 1972 Newbery Silver Award medal. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror 7-255. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature I, pp. 447-59. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 692-97. Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, p. 111.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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        The Earthsea Trilogy

      Gollancz, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good. 1971-72-73, 1971. 3 volumes, octavo. All first edition, first UK printings. Original brown, blue, and grey boards, gilt titles to spines, coloured and map endpapers. With the illustrated dust jackets. Volumes 2 and 3 are near fine books without inscriptions in near fine wrappers (volume 2 is clipped, with a gift inscription to the front endpaper). Some light fading to the spine of volume 2. Volume 1 is very good with a faint scent of tobacco, but unclipped wrapper with some light loss to the spine tips and corners. A nice and affordable set.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Bibliografia Italiana Bände 1 bis 19.

      Kraus Reprint, 1971 - Bände 1-19(1867-1885),Gepflegtes ehemaliges Bibliotheksexemplar mit den üblichen Kennzeichnungen - innen (z.B. Stempel, Barcode und/oder Inventarisierungsnummer); . , Preis inkl. MwSt. . Sprache: Italienisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1567 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Versand-Antiquariat Konrad von Agris]
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        Catalogo Cumulativo 1886-1957

      Kraus Reprint, 1971 - Gepflegtes ehemaliges Bibliotheksexemplar mit den üblichen Kennzeichnungen - innen (z.B. Stempel, Barcode und/oder Inventarisierungsnummer); , Preis inkl. MwSt. . Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 80000 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Versand-Antiquariat Konrad von Agris]
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        Rime amorose e morali.

      Officina Bodoni,, Verona, 1971 - Cm. 23,5, pp. 75 (5). Con una tavola fuori testo all’acquaforte di Pietro Annigoni che riproduce il supposto autoritratto di Leon Battista Alberti. Leg. edit. in cart. rigido verde con titoli in oro a piatto e dorso. Taglio di testa colorato. Con acetato protettivo ed entro custodia orig. in cart. Perfetta conservazione. Edizione impressa per i Cento Amici del Libro in memoria di Tammaro De Marinis a cura di Gianfranco Folena, col torchio a mano di Giovanni Mardersteig su carta a tino dei Fratelli Magnani. Tiratura limitata a 140 esemplari numerati. Cat. Mardersteig 177. Esemplare da collezione, come appena uscito dai torchi. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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        Happy Birthday, Wanda June

      New York: Delacorte Press, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Publisher's black cloth binding with spine stamped in gilt and upper board with metallic red pitch fork design. First edition, first printing stated and with orange end papers, in dust jacket with publisher's price of $5.95 intact. Near Fine, with previous owner inkless emboss to front free end paper, pages lightly toned, else fine. In a Very Good dust jacket, with a bit of rubbing amateur color touch-ups made with black marker. A pretty scarce Vonnegut title in the correct first edition. While the book club edition states "first printing" as well, the end papers are white.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Uomo del mio tempo Acqueforti di Luigi Guerricchio

      Cerastico Editore, Milano 1971 - Con una prefazione di Curzia Ferrari. Il volume si presenta in quartini sciolti su carta a mano pesante fabbricata da Filicarta. Le poesie di Quasimodo (Alle fronde dei salici, La notte d'inverno, Milano, agosto 1943, Uomo del mio tempo, Colore di pioggia e di ferro, Laude 29 aprile 1945, Ancora dell'inferno) sono interpretate da sette acqueforti originali di Luigi Guerricchio, firmate dall'artista, numerate e protette da velina (una al piatto anteriore, una al frontespizio e cinque che accompagnano le poesie); le acqueforti sono state tirate sui torchi a mano di Franco Sciardelli e dopo la tiratura le lastre sono state biffate. La tiratura à limitata a 120 esemplari numerati da 1 a 120 e venti esemplare fuori commercio riservati all'artista e all'editore: il nostro esemplare, marcato dalla lettera T, fa parte delle copie fuori commercio. Numero di tavole: 7 pp.(52) altezza 46 larghezza 34 Cartella - astuccio editoriale in mezza tela con immagine al piatto anteriore, in cattive condizioni: la tela risulta tagliata alle cerniere, angoli spelati, macchie di polvere ai piatti e al dorso, uno dei bordi interni risulta parzialmente staccato. All'interno i quartini sciolti risultano ben conservati

      [Bookseller: Di Mano in Mano Soc. Coop]
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        The Day of the Jackal - Signed

      Hutchinson, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good. A first edition, first printing published by Hutchinson in 1971. A very good book without inscriptions. Some thin staining and off-setting to the end-papers. SIGNED 'to Richard from Frederick Forsyth in 2003' on the title page. In a very good unclipped wrapper which has a little light chipping in places to the edges. Rare signed

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Collection of letters to Jagdish Mehra

      1971-79 1971 - Salam, Abdus (1926-96). Collection of correspondence consisting of five typed / autograph letters signed to historian of physics Jagdish Mehra (1931-2002), plus three letters to foundations regarding grants for Mehra’s Historical Development of Quantum Theory; complete list available on request. 13 sheets total, plus covers for several of the letters. V.p., 1971-79. Very good. Salam, one of the leading figures in 20th century theoretical physics, made notable contributions to quantum mechanics and quantum field theory, receiving a share of the 1979 Nobel Prize in physics for his contribution to the electroweak unification theory (the unified description of the weak and electromagnetic interactions between two elementary particles). He was the first Pakistani and first Muslim to receive a Nobel Prize in science, and the second person from a Muslim country, after Anwar Sadat (Peace, 1977), to receive any type of Nobel award. The correspondence includes four typed letters signed from Salam to Mehra regarding Mehra’s contribution to Aspects of Quantum Theory (1972), a festschrift in honor of Paul Dirac’s seventieth birthday edited by Salam and E. P. Wigner. Salam praised Mehra’s paper ("’The golden age of theoretical physics’: P. A. M. Dirac’s scientific work from 1924 to 1933") as "a wonderful article" and told Mehra that "Dirac saw and liked your paper." Also present is an autograph letter signed from Salam to Mehra discussing an unidentified paper by Mehra: "Parts of it are splendid—make me blush . . . However, one part could be disastrous . . . I hope the friends [?] did not take it over as it is, because it could do damage . . ." The remaining three pieces are letters of recommendation from Salam to officials at various foundations to whom Mehra had applied for grants to complete his Historical Development of Quantum Theory (1982-2001). [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Jeremy Norman's historyofscience]
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        Bo^chu^ Kanpon Sono ichi GIN NO SHIMA Chizu Hensenki

      1971 - [MIMEOGRAPH/STENCIL ART] Wakayama Yasoji, poet and artist. Bochu Kanpon Sono ichi, GIN NO SHIMA Chizu Hensenki. Tokyo, Seienso. Showa 45 [1970]. #2 of 150 copies, signed by Wakayama and inscribed by him to an individual as "the author",as well. Small western-bound quarter leather and printed paper volume, illustrated by Wakayama in his own technique of stencil art, named kohan. 12.3 x 13.4 cm. The fine art printmaking technique of kohan was developed in 1941 by Wakayama [1903-83], a close associate of Onchi Koshiro. He was an enormously prolific single sheet printmaker using color woodblock and kohan, but this charming little volume is one of his scarce and wonderful artist' books. The first of the series, roughly translated as "Books done for fun during a hectic life" It explores the 16th century as foreigners drew close to Japan, the silver islands, in their efforts to complete the map of the world. It is in excellent condition throughout, in the original decorative box and the outer publisher's shipping box, as well.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company, Inc. ABAA]
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        ART WORKERS NEWSLETTER / ART WORKERS' NEWS / ART & ARTISTS [66 Issues, Spanning Length of Full Run]

      New York: National Art Workers Community / Foundation for the Community of Artists, 1971-1989. First Edition. Very good +. Newsprint. Various formats and sizes. About very good plus overall. Most are modestly age-toned as usual but remain clean and readable. Several suffer small rips, but no major losses. Generally well-preserved and housed in three archival Gaylord boxes. A representative broken run of sixty-six issues (out of a total of approximately 125) of this important NYC art newspaper, described by Gwen Allen as

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller ]
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        Le gambe di Saint-Germain.

      Giorgio Upiglio,, Milano, 1971 - Cm. 32, pp. 45 (7). Con antiporta ed 8 belle e grandi acqueforti a colori nel testo di Dino Buzzati. A fogli chiusi, come d'origine. Entro cartella edit. in cart. rigido con titoli al dorso ed al piatto. Perfetta conservazione. Pregevole edizione stampata su carta distinta in tiratura limitata di 160 copie numerate (ns. n. 32). Il presente esemplare presenta la firma autografa di Buzzati a ciascuna delle acqueforti, la firma di Patani al colophon e la dedica ms. di quest'ultimo all'occhietto. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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        Rules for Radicals A Pragmatic Primer for Realistic Radicals

      New York: Random House, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. First edition. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. A bright and lovely copy with light wear at the foot of the jacket spine and a closed tear at the top of the rear panel. Alinsky worked for years as a community organizer seeking to empower the dispossessed and have-nots. This book, often used as guide for both left-wing and right-wing organizers outlines in 10 lessons how a community organizer can accomplish the goal of successfully uniting people into an active organization with the power to effect change on a variety of issues.

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        Angle of Repose

      Doubleday, New York 1971 - Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A close to fine book in a fine dust jacket. A lovely copy of Stegner's master work that won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972. A small snag at the foot of the jacket and a couple of spots on the bottom endpapers. The book was a notoriously cheap production. But this copy was well made and preserved and has only a hint of the typical spine sag. Signed by Stegner on the half title page. (Signature only) Signed by the author. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sawtooth Books, ABAA]
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        ART WORKERS NEWSLETTER / ART WORKERS' NEWS / ART & ARTISTS [66 Issues, Spanning Length of Full Run]

      New York: National Art Workers Community / Foundation for the Community of Artists, 1971-1989. First Edition. Very good +. Newsprint. Various formats and sizes. About very good plus overall. Most are modestly age-toned as usual but remain clean and readable. Several suffer small rips, but no major losses. Generally well-preserved and housed in three archival Gaylord boxes. A representative broken run of sixty-six issues (out of a total of approximately 125) of this important NYC art newspaper, described by Gwen Allen as “the first artists’ publication to focus sustained attention on artists’ rights.” During its nearly two-decades-long run, the paper changed its name, format, and editors several times, but remained above all political in its motivations and focused on the material conditions of working artists in New York (and throughout the United States). Frequently covered topics included government arts funding and lack thereof, struggles for affordable housing (both before and during the redevelopment of SoHo), wage and payment disputes with galleries and museums, issues of copyright and obscenity law, and health hazards associated with art-making materials. Representative headlines include: “Millions for Art, Pennies for Artists,” “Artists of Soho Face Crisis: Real Estate Speculation... Threaten[s] Community’s Existence,” and “Forces Gather for Long Government Arts Struggle.” The paper often examined regional developments in artist politics throughout the U.S. as well, reporting specific legislation of arts funding and the decisive political players involved, and thus forms a valuable record of arts policy throughout the ‘70s through the Reagan years (with frequent attention given to grants through the NEA and other organizations). Profiles of artists and art-world personalities include Alice Neel, Marcia Tucker, Alexander Calder, and Richard Serra (the latter of whose "Tilted Arc" controversy is covered in detail), and tended to focus on the social dimensions of their work. The newspaper forms a valuable record of the downtown arts scene's political side during the 70s and 80s – not only in its attempts to organize and advocate for its own labor rights, but through an increasing focus on questions of race and gender as well. A more detailed inventory of the collection is available on request. [Allen, ARTISTS’ MAGAZINES, p. 240].

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Oh, Nippon! / Oh, Japan!

      Miki Shuppan, Tokyo 1971 - Small 4to, Unpaginated (ca 250pp). Printed wraps as issued. Numerous Black & White plates. Text in Japanese. An absolutely spotless archive copy, no rubbing, sunning, foxing or creases to spine, cover or pages. Appears as new, which with this book is practically unheard of. Scarce. Araki's first commercially available book. Cited in The Open book. Still very cut and paste with a Xerox feeling, his first book is much more playful and less violent than the work he is known for today. Araki constantly had problems with the censors and Oh Nippon! was no exception. Mikuo Nakamura developed a creative mise en page that split the rejected images into sections which could be easily reassembled by folding opposing pages together across multiple spreads. 3 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Derriere le Miroir. No. 193-194

      Maeght editeur, Paris 1971 - Three original coloured lithographs by Miro, two of them double-page, and nine additional lithographs, printed by l'imprimerie Arte.There is a slight tear on the very top edge of the back cover. Otherwise all lithographs are in fine condition. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        ICONS OF CYPRUS Translation by James Hogarth, Preface by His Beatitude Monsignor Makarios, President of the Republic of Cyprus

      London Barrie and Jenkins The Arcadia Press 1971 - Deluxe issue, number 192 of 265 copies, specially designed and bound by Zaehnsdorf of London for the Arcadia Press. Signed by Archbishop Makarios on the title page. 4to. Full scarlet morocco with gilt and black inlays and tooling. All edges gilt. Paint splash endpapers. A fine copy in original box. Colour photographs throughout. The book brings together outstanding examples of the artistic achievements of Cyprus in the field of Byzantine icon-painting. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books]
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        Canto y grito mi liberacion (y lloro mis desmadrazgos...)

      El Paso, TX: Mictla Publications, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8-3/4 by 11-1/4 inches. Sánchez's first book, a key collection of poetry from the Chicano Movement. Sánchez spent most of the 1960s in prison where he earned his GED and began writing. He later went on to receive a doctorate and became one of the leading figures in Chicano poetry. Lomelí and Urioste call this book 'An excellent poetic manifesto.' It is also one of the key works of the Chicano Movement. Reprinted several times, this is the only edition in a large format that allows Sanchez's poems to spread out on the page as he intended. Illustrated by Manuel Acosta, with line drawings and two lovely color plates. Reportedly one of 2000 copies, but much scarcer than the print run would suggest. First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a good dust jacket with a four-inch tear repaired with Japanese tissue. With a wonderful inscription to a radical poet of an earlier generation: 'Para Walter Lowenfels--more than an equitable society, mon frere, is the need for a humanistic affirmation. Viva La Causa y que brote la hermandad. Ricardo Sanchez 5/23/72.' A very nice association copy.

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        Monument à Christophe Colomb et à Marcel Duchamp

      A stunning tribute to the great Dadaist, Duchamp, by his leading artistic contemporaries and close friends. Paris : Éditions Georges Visat, 1971. Folio, folding blue cloth portfolio with silver embroidered lettering 'MD' in matching slipcase, housing a blind-lettered card folio, housing fourteen folded paper sections, the first being the title sheet and colophon, the other thirteen each lettered in blind with a short printed tribute to Duchamp and a large full sheet etching printed on velin d'Arches and Lana, numbered in an edition of 125 and signed in pencil by the artist. The contributing artists are Man Ray (two etchings); Hans Richter; Dorothea Tanning; Joan Miró; Roberto Matta; Raoul Hausmann; Max Ernst; Camille Bryen; Hans Bellmer; Enrico Baj; Arman and Pierre Alechinsky. Limited to 125 numbered copies with an additional 35 copies in Roman numerals reserved for the artists and collaborators. The etching by Joan Miró was printed with Maeght Éditeur Paris; the other twelve etchings were printed by Éditions Georges Visat, Paris. Work on this portfolio commenced in September 1968 (Duchamp died on 2 October) and was realised on 1 March, 1971. The final etching, by Man Ray, is a striking portrait of his friend Marcel Duchamp, created in 1971 based on a mixed media print originally made in 1923. A fine complete set. Other examples can be found in the Yale University Library; Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin, and the Bibliothèque nationale de France.

      [Bookseller: Douglas Stewart Fine Books]
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        Marilyn Monroe Tate Gallery Poster.

      London: Tate Gallery., 1971. Four colour process lithograph on art paper. Sheet size: 76 x 51 cm. Very good condition. Presented in a black frame with conservation mount and glass. Unknown edition. Signed in marker pen by Warhol lower left. This poster was issued to coincide with the exhibition at the Tate Gallery, London which ran from 17 February - 28 March 1971.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie. 56 Bände (komplett). Auf Veranlassung und mit Unterstützung seiner Majestät des Königs von Bayern Maximilian II. herausgegeben durch die Historische Commission bei der Königl. Akademie der Wissenschaften. Band 1 bis 45: A - Z, Band 46 bis 55: Nachträge A - Z , Band 56: Generalregister.

      Berlin, Duncker & Humblot, 1967-1971. - Groß-8°. 24 cm. ca. 40000 Seiten. Original-Leinenbände mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. 2. unveränderte Auflage nach der 1. Auflage von 1875. Nachschlagewerk zu ca. 27000 Personen. Wenige Bände mit minimalsten Gebrauchsspuren. Sehr gute Exemplare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        Canvas-backed Duck

      New York 1971 - This remarkable, elephant folio lithograph is from the Amsterdam Edition of John James Audubon’s The Birds of America. The work was published in Amsterdam and New York by Johnson Reprint Corporation and Theatrum Orbis Terrarum between 1971 and 1972. This particular lithograph is from set #59 an uncut, unbound edition.The lithographs from the Amsterdam edition are highly respected and sought after because of the detail used in their creation. The complex but accurate process of color photo-lithography was used for printing each image. The publishers also chose to have a woven paper produced of the highest quality using 100% unbleached cotton rags with each sheet bearing a watermark.Only 250 copies of the Amsterdam edition were published and then sold by subscription. The printing was the first recreation of the Audubon plates in elephant folio size in 135 years. This edition is very appealing to the Audubon collector due to the look and feel of that of the original Havell edition. This particular lithograph is from a bound edition, # 153 of 250.

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        Shin-shu Sen-Oku Sei-Sho, or The Collection of Old Bronzes of Sumitomo, A New Revised Edition

      Senoku Hakkokan, Kyoto 1971 - 2 volumes. Large 8vo. Revised edition. Includes text volume and plate volume. Text in Japanese, with additional title page and caption list in English. Minor toning to leaves. NF. THE SET: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Collected Poems; Edited by Donald Allen, With an Introduction by John Ashbery

      ALfred A. Knopf, New York 1971 - Large 8vo, 586pp; unbound. Advance proof consisting of unbound --and partially uncut -- signatures, housed within sample endpapers, with publisher's proof label taped to the front giving the tentative publication date as "Oct. 27th (?)" Scarce, pre-publication state. Corners a trifle bent, very good. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Locus Solus Rare Books (ABAA, ILAB)]
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        CLOCKWORK ORANGE, A (1971) / X-RATED UK SET

      Warner Brothers, UK 1971 - Set of thirteen (13) vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) color stills, UK. Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates, Warren Clarke, Peter Burton, Aubry Morris, dir: Stanley Kubrick; Warner Bros., UK. The classic crime/sci-fi/thriller set in a future Britain about a charismatic "ultraviolent" delinquent hired by the government to take part in an experimental therapy to solve society's crime problems. This set is complete with no-holds-barred images including those of nudity and violence. Though not banned in the UK as popular belief would have it, the film did receive an X-rating and director Kubrick pulled it from distribution in the UK in 1973 when his family received death threats over the film's play there. A very rare set, FINE

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        Crossing the Water

      London: Faber and Faber. (1971). First. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. A brilliant and fresh, as new copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Dear Mr. Isozaki, Vice President of Japan National Railway (Signed by Both and Annotated by Snyder)

      No Place: Privately Printed, 1971. First edition. Paperback. Fine. Four sheets of 8 1/2 x 11" paper, stapled at top left. A poem by Yuzuru Katagiri that has been translated into English by Gary Snyder along with two others named Karen and Masa (no last names provided). The poem is SIGNED and dated by Katagiri in 1971 at the bottom of the third page. Snyder has also SIGNED his name "Gary" and also dated it 12.III.40071. This poem is listed in McNeil as F2, part of a series of Japanese poems that were recorded live in 1971 at the Guggenheim Museum. The recording entitled 3 Japanese Poets was made by the Japan Society. Katagiri was part of the recording along with Ryuichi Tamura and Shuntaro Tanikawa with Snyder and Harold P. Wright on hand as translators. All of this information comes from the WorldCat listing from NYPL who is the only institution to have a copy listed. No mention is made either in WorldCat or in McNeil to this printed poem. The first example we have seen. Snyder has also annotated the poem at the bottom of the first page "Five times more bombs have fallen on N. Viet-Nam than were dropped on Japan in World War II". Rare.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        Off to Bed without their Supper.

      New YorK: Harper & Row, 1971 - Sheet size: 26.5 x 58.0 cm. Excellent condition. Presented in a lime wax frame with UV glass. Original process lithograph on white wove paper. Edition of 200. Signed in pen by Sendak lower right. This image from Where the Wild Things Are was created in 1971 as part of a project with 19 different images from eight different books comprising Maurice Sendak's favourite images that he felt could exist on their own without text, for framing or hanging on the wall.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        [Ansichten von Heidelberg und Schwetzingen].[Heidelberg?], Charles de Graimberg, ca. 1826 (views dated 1811-1826). Oblong 16mo? (9.5 x 14 cm). With 47 lithographic views of Heidelberg and vicinity (image size 6 x 10 cm), all coloured by a contemporary hand and highlighted with gum arabic, each with a caption with French on the left and German on the right. Contemporary boards.

      Max Schefold, Alte Ansichten aus Baden (1971), 25427-25430, 25431-25437 (9 of our 33 views of Heidelberg); cf. WorldCat (1 set of 9 similar views); not in Abbey, Travel. Very rare print series, possibly the most extensive set to survive, of some of the earliest lithographic views of Heidelberg, Schwetzingen and vicinity, published and nearly all drawn by Louis Charles François de Graimberg-Belleau (1774-1864). Graimberg was a French royalist nobleman who fled the French Revolution to Germany in 1791 and developed a great love for Schloss Heidelberg for its architectural-historical value and as a symbol of noble culture. The present series gives only his name and seems to correspond closely to the series he published about ten years later, so it appears to be his own edition. Most of the views show the Schloss as it was in Graimberg's time, but a few show it before the fire, based on views by Matthaüs Merian and others. The present set has 33 Heidelberg views followed by 15 Schwetzingen views. The present collection includes four views of the mosque built in the years 1779 to 1795 for Karl Theodor, Elector of the Palatine and Bavaria, situated on his palace grounds in Schwetzingen, a remarkable symbol of religious tolerance in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.With about half the views slightly browned and a tiny marginal chip in the last 2, not approaching the image, but otherwise in very good condition. With a few small tears in the paper covering the boards (mostly at the hinges and the foot of the spine) and somewhat loose in the spine, but the binding is otherwise good. A very rare series of early lithographic views of Heidelberg and vicinity, including the Schwetzingen mosque.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat FORUM BV]
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        Striking Leroy Neiman print of Brad Alan Van Pelt, signed by 38 Giant and Viking players

      n.p., n.d.. 20" x 15". "Leroy Neiman print 20"" x 15"", on woven paper signed in the plate (not originally signed). Image area for the artwork/print of 11.5"" x 8.5"". Large 3.25"" off white border surrounding the artwork with the individual original signatures of 38 Giants and Vikings NFL players. Off white border slightly toned and grubby, else near fine.A stunning Leroy Neiman vibrantly colored print of Brad Alan Van Pelt, the #10 American Football line backer for the New York Giants who played 14 seasons in the National Football League, was a two-time All American (1971, 1972), a 1972 Maxwell Award Winner, and earned 5 Pro Bowl Selections. A unique one of a kind Neiman piece, displaying his stunning artwork and additionally surrounded by the original signatures of 38 NFL players from both the Giants and the Vikings. A beautiful piece which would look stunning framed!"

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        Dada no bôken [L'aventure Dada] 1916-1922. Avec une intervention originale et un envoi de l'auteur.

      Tokyo, Bijutsu Shuppan-sha, 1971. - 20,5 x 15 cm, 210 p. + 32 pl. h.-t. Broché, couv. ill. à rabats, sous étui illustré éditeur, bien complet de la bande (portant un cachet S.P.). Edition originale en japonais établie par Jun Ebara. Bel exemplaire de S.P., enrichi d'un beau dessin gouaché en couleurs et d'un envoi a. s. de Georges Hugnet : "à mon honorable Orfeo [Tamburi] son ami honoré Georges." Couverture illustrée par Marcel Duchamp, à l'instar de l'édition française, reproduite sur l'étui. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: SOLSTICES RARE BOOKS]
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        Come Wade the River {With the Fourth Corner Fly Fishers Chas. R. Dawe Achievement Award (26 mounted & Framed Steelhead and Salmon Flies) for Innovative Accomplishments that have Advanced the Art of Fly Fishing Presented to Ralph Wahl on January 12, 1984}.

      - Seattle, Washington. A Salisbury Press Book. 1971. First Edition. Folio. (13 x 10). 114 pp. Ralph Wahl's incomparable photography matched with Roderick Haig-Brown's exquisite prose. Bound in green cloth with gilt titles. Pictorial dust jacket. Fine in a very good dust jacket with light edge wear. [WITH] Fourth Corner Fly Fishers Chas. R. Dawe Achievement Award for Innovative Accomplishments that have Advanced the Art of Fly Fishing Presented to Ralph Wahl on January 12, 1984. The Fourth Corner Fly Fishers are based in Mr. Wahl's hometown of Bellingham, Washington and he was a member in the club for many years. The award consists of 26 steelhead and salmon flies professionally mounted and framed under glass within a walnut frame (16" x 13") in sunken mounts with a description of the award at the bottom. An attractive presentation ready for display. In fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Bruce Cave Fine Fly Fishing Books, IOBA.]
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        El Teatro Español Sacado a Luz de las Tinieblas de Nuestro Tiempo por Max Aub. Discurso leído por su autor en el acto de su recepción académica el día 12 de diciembre de 1956. Contestación de Juan Chabás y Martí. Academia Española, Tipografía de Archivos, Olózaga 1, Madrid 1956.

      s.i., [México 1971 - 1ª ed. 16.5x23.2. 39pp. Rústica. Este discurso es una de las grandes bromas de Max Aub; una gran broma gastada contra la triste realidad y cruenta historia real de España en el siglo XX. Por supuesto el exiliado republicano no fue elegido a la Academia en 1956 (aunque la institución sí tuvo a bien respetar las sillas de sus miembros exiliados a pesar de las presiones de las autoridades franquistas) y este librito va creando una realidad paralelo de una España que no tuvo guerra civil. Federico García Lorca vive aun y ha estrenado otras ocho obras teatrales - 4 de ellas bíblicas, según Aub; Alberti otras seis, entre ellas 'María Teresa, mi Amor' y 'El Bastardo'; Miguel Hernández ha tenido gran éxito con sus obras dramáticas, tanto en España como en Alemania; Manuel Altolaguirre, estrena cuatro obras antes de pasar al cine; Salinas, Bergamín, Casona. Al final Aub redondea su trabajo de derribo de tristes realidades con una lista completa de académicos - Lorca (1942), Bergamín (1939), Guillén (1937), Alberti (1940), Moreno Altolaguirre (1939), Cernuda (1947), Miguel Hernández (1952), etc. etc. Dedicatoria autógrafa en la cubierta posterior, fechada en 1972. Fue republicado en 1993 en edición de Javier Pérez Bazo. En WorldCat encontramos una treintena de ejemplares, pero si entramos en cada ficha que se recoge, resulta que todos menos uno (el ejemplar del Colegio de México) son, en realidad la edición de 1993; en la BNE hay 2 ejemplares; otro en la Real Academia; y cuatro ejemplares que recoge el Archivo Virtual. Edición no venal para regalo a amigos del autor; muy raro en el mercado. Al autor le habría hecho, creo, gracia que a los 45 años de su muerte, TODAS las fichas bibliográficas de este libro siguen aceptando como real la fecha y lugar que él inventó para su publicación. Huellas de óxido por los márgenes de la cubierta, interiores muy limpios. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 4 Euros.

      [Bookseller: Carmichael Alonso libros]
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        Des Dieux et Déesses - Illustrated with 22 lithographs + SUITE by George BRAQUE

      Pierre De Tartas, Paris 1971 - - PRESENTATION : tall folio in leaves in a blue case decorated with a sculpture by BRAQUE. - ILLUSTRATED : With 22 lithographs, 13 of them are full page embossed lithographs enhanced with gold & a sculpture (on the cover of the case), with a suite of the 6 full page ehanced with gold. - LIMITED : 225 copies, one of the 50 copies with suite on Auvergne. - SIZE : 16 x 24". - PAPER : Heavy Arches vellum. - SIGNATURE : Signed by editor. - AUTHENTICITY : Controled and signed by an usher at the justification page. - CONDITION : Very good, foxing dots on the illustrated internal cover. ASK FOR EXTRA PICTURES [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Anuario 6 Festival Internacional de Jazz de Barcelona: Incluye autografos (31 Oct - 30 Nov. 1971)

      Ayuntamiento de Barcelona - Anuario del sexto festival de Jazz de Barcelona organizado por el HOT CLUB Barcelona. Formato Prestigio 27cm x 21cm. En ESPAÑOL y en Blanco y Negro. Incluye fotografias a pagina completa y en blanco y negro de: DEXTER GORDON (Saxo) DUKE ELLINGTON (Piano) CLARENCE GATHEMOUT BROWN (Voz) OSCAR PETERSON (Piano) MAHALIA JACKSON (Voz). Incluye autografos en una misma pagina sobre su fotografia de: DIZZI GILLESPIE SONNY STIT ART BLAKEY KAY WINDING AL MC KIBBON Y THELONIUS MONK. asimismo incluye suplementos de propaganda adicional y entre ellos uno firmado por Johnny Griffin Autor/es: Varios Editorial: Ayuntamiento de Barcelona. Fecha Edicion: 1971.

      [Bookseller: El Boletin]
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        Leonard Bernstein Signed Quote.

      Inscribed "For James Russell Leonard Bernstein '74 and has added two bars from A Simple Song and the words, "Sing God a Simple Song....", the second movement from his 1971 work Mass. In fine condition. Matted and framed with a photograph. The entire piece measures 15.5 inches by 18.25 inches.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books]
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        Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream

      New York: Random House, 1971. First edition of the author's second book. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Hunter S. Thompson on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. A very sharp example. The novel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is based on two trips to Las Vegas, Nevada, that Hunter S. Thompson took with attorney and Chicano activist Oscar Zeta Acosta in March and April 1971. Thompson wrote that he concluded their March trip by spending some 36 hours alone in a hotel room "feverishly writing in my notebook" about his experiences. The genesis of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream is in that notebook. The book "cemented Mr. Thompson's place as a singular presence in American journalism or, as he once called himself, ‘a connoisseur of edge work'" (New York Times). Adapted into the 1998 film starring Johnny Depp and Benicio Del Torro.

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        Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

      Random House, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good. A first edition, first printing published by Random House in 1971. A very good+ book with some light fading to the board's extremities. No inscriptions. In a very good unclipped wrapper ($5.95) with one small chip to the front panel - unfaded on the spine. A nice example and this is the TRUE first edition with correct code on the rear flap and correct code on the copyright page. A very nice copy of this rare iconic novel.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Two Essays on the Decretum of Gratian by Hellmut Lehmann-Haupt and Charles Mccurry Together with an Original Leaf Printed on Vellum by Peter Schoeffer at Mainz in 1472 [Leaf Book]

      Los Angeles & San Francisco: Zeitlin & Ver Brugge - Bernard M. Rosenthall, Inc., 1971. Undetermined. fine. edition limied to 193 copies. [18]pp. Large folio (19.5" X 13.5"). Quarter vellum over marbled boards with small vellum corners. Vellum spine label with gilt titles and designs. All edges uncut. Endpapers lightly age toned. Bookplate of Arthur A. Goldsmith Jr. To front pastedown. Original vellum leaf contained in paper folder bound before title page. Leaf in fine antiquarian condition with only very minor age toning and a few small wormholes. Several initials and decorations in red and blue. Limited to 193 copies printed at the Platin Press, this being # 66. fine A lavishly produced leaf book and tribute to Peter Schoeffer, pupil of Johannes Gutenberg and Johann Fust, and early printer at Mainz. Schoeffer, who first printed under Gutenberg and Fust, printed under his own name after Fust's death in 1466. Schoeffer produced at least 254 texts, including the Decretum from which the fine leaf here was taken. The leaf is a masterwork of book design, with the main text occupying two columns in the center of the page and the commentary surrounding in a smaller type. Numerous sections are highlighted in red or blue. Vellum incunables are especially scarce, and this leaf book represents one of the few opportunities to obtain an example, especially an example printed at Mainz by someone so closely associated with the invention of printing with moveable type in the West (Disbound and Dispersed 157) 1971

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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