viaLibri Requires Cookies CLICK HERE TO HIDE THIS NOTICE

Displayed below are some selected recent viaLibri matches for books published in 1971

        Crow Wakes.

      Woodford Green, Essex: printed by Alan Tarling for Poet & Printer,, 1971. Twelve Poems. Small octavo. Original vellum-backed patterned boards, titles to spine and front in black. A fine copy. First edition, first printing, signed and numbered by hughes not once but twice, one of the scarce 100 copies retained by the poet, which seldom come to market. The title page verso is signed "No. 22 Ted Hughes" and the front free endpaper signed and numbered "Ted Hughes 12/88". The printer Alan Tarling informed the bibliographers Sagar and Tabor that "These poems were excluded for personal reasons from [Hughes's] Crow opus . . . There were 200, a hundred each going to poet and printer plus 30 review or academic copies. None of mine was signed and each cost £2.25, though I gave some to friends and relatives. All the 'academic' copies were gratis, and said as much in an extra colophon . . . I don't know how TH's copies were distributed or whether or not they were signed". Hughes had in fact numbered and signed all his copies on the title page verso from 1 to 100, but later apparently overlooked that he had done this and signed what were presumably his remaining copies from 1 to 88 on the front endpapers.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
 1.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Conversation with the Supplicant

      West Burke, VT: The Janus Press, 1971. First Edition. Wraps. Fine. Van Vliet, Claire. Lithographs printed from stone on Zerkall Butten paper, text set in Monotype Times New Roman. Lithographs by Claire Van Vliet. 100 copies produced: first ten copies numbered I-X include an extra set of lithographs, this is copy number 58 of the remaining 90 copies, signed by the artist at colophon. Unpag. Ten loose signatures, as produced, in an olive green cloth covered clamshell box in Fine condition with paper label at spine.

      [Bookseller: Artisan Books & Bindery ABAA/ILAB]
 2.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        ALL THE BRIGHT YOUNG MEN AND WOMEN: A Personal History of the Czech Cinema.

      (Toronto, Canada: Peter Martin Associates Limited), (1971). (1971). - INSCRIBED TO JIRI AND CHRISTINE VOSKOVEC AND SIGNED BY JOSEF SKVORECKY - Octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt on the spine in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is rubbed & the head of its spine is chipped. There is light dampstaning to the bottom corners of the jacket's front panel & flaps. v, [i] & 280 pages. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. There is light dampstaining to the bottom corners of the first few & last few pages. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First editionInscribed by the author in Czech to actor Jiri Voskovec and his wife Christine and signed "Skvorecky Josef / 25.8.72 Toronto". Voskovec is mentioned several times in the book.Jiri [George] Voskovec was born Jiri Wachsmann [1905-1981]. He was a much revered Czech actor and playwright. After World War 1 Voskovec appeared with Jan Werich [1905-1980] as one of a comic duo in the tradition of Laurel and Hardy. "Together with Jaroslav Jezek, the father of Czech jazz, they moulded dadaism, circus, jazz, Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and American vaudeville into a new art form. They created a new form of intellectual political musical." - [Josef Skvorecky: "All the Bright Young Men and Women"]. Having created a sensation with their "Vest Pocket Revue" in April 1927, V + W were invited to join the Devetsil theatre group in May. In 1929 they renamed the group "Liberated Theatre" ["Osvobozene Divadlo"] and they took over every element of the productions. During the 1930s the productions of V + W became increasingly anti-fascist and their "Liberated Theatre" was eventually forced to close in 1938. The following year they fled to the United States. After World War 2 Voskovec settled permanently in the U.S. and Werich returned to Czechoslovakia. Both actors went on to have long careers in film, Voskovec appearing in 72 movies and Werich in more than 50. Four of their stage works were made into films: "Powder and Gasoline" [1931], "Your Money or Your Life" [1932], "Heave-ho" [1934], and "The World Belongs to Us" [1937]. Voskovec is known for his role as Juror #11 in "12 Angry Men".Josef Skvorecky [1914-2012] was a Czech Canadian writer and publisher. He spent half his life in Canada, publishing and supporting banned Czech literature and Czech dissident writers during the Communist era. He was awarded the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 1980 and was nominated for the Nobel Prize in 1982. His fiction deals with several themes: the horrors of totalitarianism and repression, the expatriate experience, and the miracle of jazz. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.]
 3.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        THE LATHE OF HEAVEN

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1971]. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. (17130). Octavo, quarter cloth with boards. 1971 Nebula and 1972 Hugo nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-642. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1161-64.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
 4.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        LA GUERRA IN AFRICA ORIENTALE GIUGNO 1940 NOVEMBRE 1941

      tipografia regionale, ROMA 1971 - ITALIANO Pagine lievemente ingiallite ai bordi, cartine in nero nei testi ed una ripiegata, a fine volume tasca con 2 carte, 1 della battaglia di Cheren e l'altra con la dislocazione delle truppe dell'A.O.I. e schieramento delle forze avversarie, brossura editoriale con alette, con segni di usura ai bordi e con piccoli strappi alle estremità del dorso

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
 5.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        ATTI RELATIVI ALLA MORTE DI RAYMOND ROUSSEL

      Edizioni Esse, 1971. ITALIANO 0,15 Con saggio di Giovanni Macchia, pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione, lieve fioritura ai tagli, coperta morbida illustrata, con alette, leggermente ingiallita ai bordi e con lievissima fioritura, con velina ingiallita e con piccoli strappi ai bordi USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
 6.   Check availability:     maremagnum.com     Link/Print  


        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]
 7.   Check availability:     IOBABooks     Link/Print  


        Yazoo: Integration in a Deep-Southern Town

      New York: Harper & Row. 1971. First. First edition. Foxing on the foredge, a light dampstain on the last leaf or two and rear flap, else very good in a lightly rubbed, very good dustwrapper. A portion of this work was featured in Harper's Magazine. Inscribed by the author to the daughter of James Jones: "New York City, April 19, 1971. To Julia-bird -- Who is the prettiest girl I know and also the sweetest. I value your friendship very much -- Love -- The Willie [drawing of bird]." .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
 8.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        American Flamingo. From "The Birds of America" (Amsterdam Edition)

      Johnson Reprint Corporation and Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Amsterdam and New York 1971 - Colour-printed lithograph, on fine hand-made paper. Excellent condition. In October 1971, employing the most faithful printing method available, the best materials and the ablest craftsmen of their age, the Amsterdam firm of Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd., in conjunction with the Johnson Reprint Corporation of New York, set out to produce the finest possible limited edition facsimile of the greatest bird book ever printed: the Havell edition of John James Audubon's well-loved "Birds of America". The Curators of the Teyler's Museum in Haarlem, Holland made their copy of the original work available for use as a model. The Museum, founded in 1778, bought their copy through Audubon's son as part of the original subscription in 1839. After long deliberation, the extremely complex but highly accurate process of colour photo-lithography was chosen as the appropriate printing method. The best exponents of this art were the renowned Dutch printing firm of NV Fotolitho Inrichting Drommel at Zandvoort who were willing to undertake the task of printing each plate in up to eight different colours. The original Havell edition was published on hand-made rag paper and the publishers were determined that the paper of their edition should match the original. Unhappy with the commercially available papers, they turned to the traditional paper manufacturers G. Schut & Zonen (founded in 1625), who, using 100% unbleached cotton rags, were able to produce a wove paper of the highest quality, with each sheet bearing a watermark unique to the edition: G. Schut & Zonen [JR monogram] Audubon [OT monogram]. The publishers and their dedicated team completed their task late in 1972 and the results of these labours were affectionately known as the "Amsterdam Audubon." 250 copies were published and sold by subscription, with the plates available bound or unbound. Given all this careful preparation, it is not surprising that the prints have the look and feel of the original Havell edition. John James Audubon was born in Les Cayes, Haiti on 26 April 1785. From 1788 to 1803 he lived in France until he was sent to the United States to manage an estate that his father had bought in Pennsylvania. He returned to France in 1805, but his fascination with the United States had taken root and he returned again in May 1806. He married Lucy Bakewell in 1808 and together they embarked on a difficult period financially that was only to be resolved, through Audubon's unshakable and justified belief in his own abilities, with the publication of his masterpiece in 1827-1838. "The Birds of America" is the single greatest ornithological work ever produced and is the realization of Audubon's dream of traveling throughout the United States recording, natural size, every native bird then known. The 435 double-elephant folio sized plates, printed by the Havells of London, depict some 1,065 different species, the majority drawn from specimens that Audubon himself had captured. The Havell edition was expensive at the time of publication and this has not changed. Possibly the last complete copy which will ever appear on the market sold for a staggering $8,802,500 in a sale in New York in March 2000. Currently, the increasingly rare individual plates from this edition, when they do appear, generally sell for between $5,000 and $175,000 depending on the image. The quality of the Amsterdam Audubon plates is apparent to any discerning collector and it is becoming ever clearer that they offer the most attractive alternative to the Havell edition plates, given the latter's spiraling prices. Cf. Zimmer, p. 22; cf. Bennett, p. 5; cf. Fries, Appendix A; cf. Wood, p. 208; cf. Nissen IVB 51; cf. Sabin 2364; cf. Ripley 13; cf. Tyler, Audubon's Great National Work , 1993, Appendix I.

      [Bookseller: Donald A. Heald Rare Books (ABAA)]
 9.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        THE SHAY LOCOMOTIVE, TITAN OF THE TIMBER

      Denver: The World Press, Inc., 1971., 1971. First edition. First edition. Quarto. Signed by the author and numbered. This is copy 1638. Maroon cloth, gold stamped decorations on front cover and spine, decorated endpapers, ix [3], 486 pp., frontis. [Richard Ward color painting], foreword, illustrated, six full-color paintings, acknowledgments, bibliography, catalogues, maps and atlases, index. The complete history of the Shay locomotive, built by Lima Machine Works of Ohio. Ephraim Shay reasoned that if a small but powerful locomotive could be built to withstand the punishment of temporary trackage, loggers and lumbermen could tap otherwise inaccessible tracts of timber in any season of the year. The lumber industry was in its hey-day and after several years, Shay developed a unique, gear-driven locomotive with vertical pistons that could pull heavy loads up difficult grades and was simple to repair in the woods. Eventually Shay's locomotives came to be used wherever huge loads had to be moved over rough terrain. They found much use in the mining industry as well. The last Shay locomotive was built in 1945 and many are still in use today. Fine in dust jacket. A handsome book and the last word on the subject.

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS]
 10.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        The Fly on the Wall [With Signed Bookplate Laid In]

      New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1971. First Edition. Attractive copy of Hillerman's second book, a political mystery. HUBIN, p.205. First Printing, with "First Edition" statement on copyright page and complete number line at lower corner of p.212. Octavo; turquoise cloth, with titles and publishers logo stamped in blue and white on spine; dustjacket; 212pp. Bookplate signed by the author loosely laid in. Barest hint of a lean, some pinpoint wear to board edges, else Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $5.95), with some light wear to joints and extremities; Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
 11.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        83 Hours Till Dawn

      Doubleday & Company, Garden City, NY 1971 - 8vo. 404 pp., A very good copy in a good and unclipped dj. DJ is bumped at head and foot with 3/4" v chip at head. The book chronicles the kidnaping ordeal of Barbara Jane Mackle in 1968. A student at Emory University in Atlanta at the time, Mackle was buried in a box in the ground for 83 hours before being rescued. This offering Inlcudes a TLS letter from Gary S Krist dated November 14, 1972 while serving time in prison for the crime. The letter is to Ray Moore who at the time was the News Director of WSV-TV in Atlanta, GA. The seven paragraph letter seems to imply that Moore and Krist had been communicating about an idea Krist had for a Soicial Education Project. An interesting combination of items. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Smythe Books LLC, ABAA]
 12.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Picasso: Volume II: Catalogue of the Printed Graphic Work, 1966-1969

      Kornfeld & Klipstein, Berne, Switzerland 1971 - First edition. Quarto. Volume two only. Text in French, English and German. Boards slightly bowed, else very good or better in a very good dustwrapper with short tears to the extremities and small scratches on the rear panel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
 13.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        ATTI RELATIVI ALLA MORTE DI RAYMOND ROUSSEL

      Edizioni Esse, PALERMO 1971 - ITALIANO Con saggio di Giovanni Macchia, pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione, lieve fioritura ai tagli, coperta morbida illustrata, con alette, leggermente ingiallita ai bordi e con lievissima fioritura, con velina ingiallita e con piccoli strappi ai bordi

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
 14.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream

      New York: Random House, 1971 Illustrated by Ralph Steadman. First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth spine over dark gray boards, Steadman's Raoul Duke illustration to the front cover in blind, spine lettered in metallic silver; original pictorial dust jacket designed by Susan Schwaab, with Steadman's illustration of Duke and Dr. Gonzo driving through the desert, lettered in blue, red, and black. Very good or better, with a touch of sunning to the extremities, faint soiling to the front board, a few minor spots to the page edges, else bright and clean; unclipped dust jacket, with some fading to the spine, a touch of light wear to the spine tail, some very faint soiling to the extremities. Overall, a sturdy and very handsome copy. Originally published in Rolling Stone, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the author's best known "failed but essentially noble experiment in Gonzo journalism," a literary genre that subjectively blends truth and fiction. The novel tells of the protagonist Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo as they travel on a drug-fueled, wild adventure "into the heart of the American Dream." The plot is loosely based on the author's actual adventures with American attorney and activist Oscar Zeta Acosta and is supplemented with Thompson's reflections on the 1960's counterculture movement. Ralph Steadman's iconic and grotesquely beautiful illustrations animate Thompson's bizarre journey, assisting the reader in picturing the novel's absurd events. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas was adapted into a popular film of the same name, starring Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro, in 1998.. Illus. by Steadman, Ralph. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
 15.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Blue Jay. From "The Birds of America" (Amsterdam Edition)

      Amsterdam and New York: Johnson Reprint Corporation and Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1971. Colour-printed lithograph, on fine hand-made paper. Excellent condition. In October 1971, employing the most faithful printing method available, the best materials and the ablest craftsmen of their age, the Amsterdam firm of Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd., in conjunction with the Johnson Reprint Corporation of New York, set out to produce the finest possible limited edition facsimile of the greatest bird book ever printed: the Havell edition of John James Audubon's well-loved "Birds of America".The Curators of the Teyler's Museum in Haarlem, Holland made their copy of the original work available for use as a model. The Museum, founded in 1778, bought their copy through Audubon's son as part of the original subscription in 1839. After long deliberation, the extremely complex but highly accurate process of colour photo-lithography was chosen as the appropriate printing method. The best exponents of this art were the renowned Dutch printing firm of NV Fotolitho Inrichting Drommel at Zandvoort who were willing to undertake the task of printing each plate in up to eight different colours.The original Havell edition was published on hand-made rag paper and the publishers were determined that the paper of their edition should match the original. Unhappy with the commercially available papers, they turned to the traditional paper manufacturers G. Schut & Zonen (founded in 1625), who, using 100% unbleached cotton rags, were able to produce a wove paper of the highest quality, with each sheet bearing a watermark unique to the edition: G. Schut & Zonen [JR monogram] Audubon [OT monogram].The publishers and their dedicated team completed their task late in 1972 and the results of these labours were affectionately known as the "Amsterdam Audubon." 250 copies were published and sold by subscription, with the plates available bound or unbound. Given all this careful preparation, it is not surprising that the prints have the look and feel of the original Havell edition.John James Audubon was born in Les Cayes, Haiti on 26 April 1785. From 1788 to 1803 he lived in France until he was sent to the United States to manage an estate that his father had bought in Pennsylvania. He returned to France in 1805, but his fascination with the United States had taken root and he returned again in May 1806. He married Lucy Bakewell in 1808 and together they embarked on a difficult period financially that was only to be resolved, through Audubon's unshakable and justified belief in his own abilities, with the publication of his masterpiece in 1827-1838."The Birds of America" is the single greatest ornithological work ever produced and is the realization of Audubon's dream of traveling throughout the United States recording, natural size, every native bird then known. The 435 double-elephant folio sized plates, printed by the Havells of London, depict some 1,065 different species, the majority drawn from specimens that Audubon himself had captured.The Havell edition was expensive at the time of publication and this has not changed. Possibly the last complete copy which will ever appear on the market sold for a staggering $8,802,500 in a sale in New York in March 2000. Currently, the increasingly rare individual plates from this edition, when they do appear, generally sell for between $5,000 and $175,000 depending on the image. The quality of the Amsterdam Audubon plates is apparent to any discerning collector and it is becoming ever clearer that they offer the most attractive alternative to the Havell edition plates, given the latter's spiraling prices.Cf. Zimmer, p. 22; cf. Bennett, p. 5; cf. Fries, Appendix A; cf. Wood, p. 208; cf. Nissen IVB 51; cf. Sabin 2364; cf. Ripley 13; cf. Tyler, Audubon's Great National Work , 1993, Appendix I.

      [Bookseller: Donald Heald Rare Books ]
 16.   Check availability:     ABAA     Link/Print  


        The Salt Herring

      NY: Gotham Book Mart, 1971. Gorey, Edward. First edition. One of twenty-six lettered copies, signed by Gorey. A suspenseful, nonsensical tale intended "to make all serious men mad, mad, mad, and to amuse children little little little." Slight toning to spine and rear wrapper. Overall, nearly fine in illustrated wrappers. (Toledano B49a).

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
 17.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Typed Manuscript for The Singing Knives (MS)

      NP, 1971. First edition. Near Fine. Black card portfolio with central clamp, typed label on the front cover partially removed. Hand-written title page (by the author), thanking his first publisher, Irv Broughton. Some oxidation from the clamp on the written title page (and small spots on the final leaf). Dated in red ink by Stanford on the first poem, "1964" and "1971" on the final one, presumably leaving the poems in chronological order. Title poem (and a few others) with pinpoint holes from a removed staple, signed at the end by Stanford. Two other leaves with authorial edits or comments in red ink. 47 leaves in total (including written title page), comprising 21 poems on type-written sheets and the final two poems (16 leaves) appear to be Xeroxed copies of the typed sheets. The complete original manuscript that was used by Broughton to publish Stanford's ground-breaking first book of poetry. Included is a signed letter of provenance from Broughton. Irv Broughton agreed to publish Stanford's first book of poetry (this one) after meeting him at the Hollins Conference for Creative Writing and Cinema in 1970. Broughton's Mill Mountain Press would then publish a further six works by Stanford, including his masterpiece, "The Battlefield Where the Moon Says I Love You." Broughton had a close personal and professional relationship with the poet, traveling with him for much of 1972 working on a collaborative project where they interviewed and filmed Malcolm Cowley, John Crowe Ransom, and Richard Eberhart. The present manuscript provides a unique opportunity to acquire Stanford's important first book in its authentic, author-typed and annotated state. Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
 18.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Be Here Now

      San Cristobal, NM: Lama Foundation, 1971. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. First book edition, first printing with no ISBN, no subsequent printing mentioned, $3.33 price at base of spine and Lama Foundation listed as the publisher on the rear cover. Very Good. Light rubbing to wraps and light reading creases to the spine, spine corners lightly worn.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
 19.   Check availability:     IOBABooks     Link/Print  


        Space and Time Perception by the Cosmonaut

      Moscow: Mir Publishers, 1971. 12mo. 199, [2]pp. Three color plates reproducing Leonov's paintings, one color plate "Some of the visual illusions arising in the weightless condition," and black-and-white diagrams and photos in text. Original pictorial wrappers, the front cover showing a cosmonaut floating in space. An important first-hand account of space exploration and the effects of space travel on medicine from the first person to walk in space. Alexei Leonov made the first extra-vehicular space walk on 18 March 1965 during the Voskhod 2 mission. For 12 minutes, he floated outside his capsule, tethered above the earth. At the end of his spacewalk, Leonov's suit had inflated in the vacuum of space and he was unable to enter the airlock. He released pressure on the suit by opening the valve and was barely able to get back inside the capsule. This pioneering space walk was considered a crowning achievement for Soviets, and a defining event in the space race. The co-author, Dr. Vladimir Lebedev, was a leading specialist is space psychology, and he contributes insights into certain psychophysiological problems of space and time perceptions in spaceflight conditions. In addition to Leonov's work as a cosmonaut and pilot, he is an accomplished artist, and two of his paintings of earth from space illiustrate this book. Leonov took colored pencils and paper with him on his missions, and sketched the earth and drew portraits of his colleagues. Arthur C. Clarke's novel '2010: Odyssey Two' is dedicated to Leonov and Russian nuclear physicist Andrei Sakharov. Light wear at extremities, generally fine.

      [Bookseller: Riverrun Books & Manuscripts]
 20.   Check availability:     Direct From Seller     Link/Print  


        Le récif

      - Gallimard, Paris 1971, 15x22cm, broché. - Prima edizione, una delle 35 copie numerate su Holland, capo del pareggio. Ex libris incollato su una guardia. Bella copia. . - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 35 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, tirage de tête. Ex-libris encollés sur une garde. Bel exemplaire. . 

      [Bookseller: Librairie Feu Follet]
 21.   Check availability:     maremagnum.com     Link/Print  


        The graphics of Emilio Greco

      Electa, 1971. Folio grande (cm. 50,5), 254 pp.nn. con 113 tavv. a piena pagina. Tela editoriale. Ottimo esemplare con dedica di Emilio Greco al frontis. Prima edizione della traduzione in inglese.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Ex Libris s.r.l.]
 22.   Check availability:     maremagnum.com     Link/Print  


        I BRIGANTI E LA CORTE PONTIFICIA

      ARTURO BERISIO, NAPOLI 1971 - ITALIANO Opera composta da due vol., ristampa anastatica edita nel 1862 in Livorno a spese degli editori L.Davitti e C, entrambi i volumi con pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione, con tavole in nero fuori testo, leggermente ingialliti i bordi, coperte rigide in similpelle color petrolio con tasselli rossi, cornici e titoli d'oro ai dorsi, con sottile fioritura e lievissimi segni di usura

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
 23.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        The Salt Herring

      Gotham Book Mart, NY 1971 - First edition. One of twenty-six lettered copies, signed by Gorey. A suspenseful, nonsensical tale intended "to make all serious men mad, mad, mad, and to amuse children little little little." Slight toning to spine and rear wrapper. Overall, nearly fine in illustrated wrappers. (Toledano B49a). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
 24.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Das Märchen.(80 nummerierten Exemplaren,dieses Nr.75.)

      Petri Presse,Basel 1971 - Mit Text- Holzstichen von Imre Reiner und einer separaten Folge von 20 signierten Holstichen in Röteldruck. (Basel), Petri Presse 1971. Folio. 1 Bl., 61 S., 4 Bl. Orig.-Halblederband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel und lose Blätter in Orig.-Umschlag zusammen in illustr. Orig.-Kassette (Entwurf: Imre Reiner). -Eins von 80 nummerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe (Gesamtauflage: 300 Expl.) diese hat die 75.-Auf handgeschöpftem Umbria-Bütten mit der separaten Suite der Holzstiche auf handgefertigtem Shiohara-Japanpapier. - Druckvermerk vom Künstler signiert. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Stammerjohann]
 25.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        The Earthsea Trilogy [consisting] A Wizard of Earthsea, The Tombs of Atuan, The Farthest Shore

      London: Gollancz. London, Gollancz, 1971-1973. First Edition. First Impression. Three volumes. Very good condition. First volume a little toned to the jacket, some wear to the tips, price-clipped, some foxling to the edges, spine tips a little bumped. Second volume a little worn, page edges and endpapers a little foxed. Volume three price-clipped, edges a little foxed. A nice trilogy. Cover art / illustrations by David Smee [5586, Hyraxia Books]. 1971-1973 . Very Good. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1971.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
 26.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Bring Us Together

      J. B. Lippincott Company 1971 - A very scarce title in any condition, this Signed First Edition copy is in Fine condition. The front and back covers are both in near fine condition showing faint wear. It is personally signed by CIA Director Leon Panetta on the second page! The binding is tight and is square without spine lean. The pages are white, crisp, and clean; there is a name on the front endleaf. This book is very elusive and copies of this scarce book go quickly. This book is getting harder and harder to find, so now is the time to act. Hopefully you can add this book to your collection and enjoy it in the years to come.Please email me for additional pictures [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Zeds Books]
 27.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Old Times: a new play by Harold Pinter [Program]

      The Aldwych Theatre, London 1971 - INSCRIBED by Harold Pinter at his biography page, "To Milton from Harold," and SIGNED by the stars Vivien Merchant, Dorothy Tutin, and Colin Blakely, and director Peter Hall at their biographies. The program for the first production of Old Times, staged by the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Aldwych Theatre, beginning June 1, 1971. This was Pinter's first full-length play since The Homecoming and the fifth of his plays to be given its stage premiere by the Royal Shakespeare Company. 8vo (9 x 5 1/4 inches / 230 x 132 mm), [20] pages, in the stapled wrappers. Covers lightly rubbed and soiled, corners a little creased, contents lightly toned. A Very Good copy. Although book editions of this play are readily available, we find no copies of the program for the London stage production in commerce as of March 6, 2017. Copies such as this, signed by the three actors, the director, and Pinter himself, would be even more elusive. RARE SIGNED. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Bookiniste]
 28.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Old Ahab's Friend

      Apollo Year Two 1971 - One of only 40 signed and numbered copies, this is number 15 and signed by Ray Bradbury, out of a total edition of 485 copies. Fine in wrappers. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
 29.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Bo^chu^ Kanpon Sono ichi GIN NO SHIMA Chizu Hensenki

      1971. Fine. [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]
 30.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Electronic Revolution.

      Blackmoor Head Press, Cambridge 1971 - 80pp. En feuilles. Conception de Henri Chopin pour la collection OU. Texte de Burroughs en anglais et français (traduit par Jean Chopin), illustrations de Brion Gysin. Tirage total de 500 exemplaires. Un des 50 sur papier Hayle, numéroté et signé, présenté sous étui et contenant deux sérigraphies originales signées de Brion Gysin. Maynard & Miles: William S. Burroughs, A Bibliography n°A21 . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chloé et Denis Ozanne]
 31.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Estuary (together with the original maquette for the book)

      Turret Books, London 1971 - 209 x 167 mm. Stuart Mills original handwritten and typed maquette for his book Estuary and a fine copy of Estuary published by Turret Books, London, 1971. The maquette is 11pp. stapled handwritten, annotated and typed grey sheets (creases to pages where folded in the creation of the maquette). The front cover is handwritten and signed by Mills. Together with a pristine copy of the 1971 book publushed by Turret Books, signed and numbered 61 of 100 copies. Illustrated by Gilbert Mason.

      [Bookseller: William Allen Word & Image]
 32.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Flora Superba

      London: The Tyron Gallery, 1971. A remarkably beautiful book by one of the most celebrated modern flower painters, printed by the Curwen Press and published in an edition of only 406 numbered and signed copies. As Sir George Taylor explains in his Note, the book began because "I had long thought that Paul Jones could paint very successfully a series of pictures in a modern version of The Temple of Flora [for an exhibition]... His pictures, which included the 'Datura', the frontispiece of this book, were greatly admired, and encouraged by this we then planned this present book..." Folio, signed limited edition, original half vellum & slipcase, a near fine copy with an additional large format poster.

      [Bookseller: Rare Illustrated Books]
 33.   Check availability:     Direct From Seller     Link/Print  


        Historisches Wörterbuch der Philosophie. Unter Mitwirkung von 1500 Fachgelehrten in Verbindung mit anderen herausgegeben. Bände 1-12 + Registerband (Bd. 13) mit beiliegender Volltext-CD-ROM.

      O.-Leinen. Rücken mit Goldprägung. Gesamtgewicht ca. 20 kg. Erschienen in den Jahren 1971 bis 2007. Das Werk erschien ursprünglich im Schwabe Verlag und liegt hier in der Lizenzausgabe der Wissenschaftlichen Buchgesellschaft vor. Die 12 Bände enthalten auf insgesamt ca. 9200 Seiten in 17144 Textspalten ca. 6000 Artikel und Artikelteile zu 3670 philosophischen Begriffen von ''Abbildtheorie'' bis ''Zynismus''. Beiliegend die Korrekturblätter der Setzfehler. Die CD-ROM enthält den Volltext aller 13 Bände (ihre Benutzung wird durch eine beiliegende Einführung erklärt). Die Verbindung von inhaltlich erschliessendem Register und digitalem Volltext stellt ein Doppelinstrument dar, das die Möglichkeit bietet, das Werk in seinem Reichtum gezielt zu nutzen. Jahr: 1971 Format: Großoktav Anzahl der Seiten: ca. 9200 Auflage: 1. Zustand: 2 (guter bis sehr guter Zustand)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Immanuel]
 34.   Check availability:     booklooker.de     Link/Print  

______________________________________________________________________________


      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     562 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service     


Copyright © 2018 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.