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        THX 1138 (1971)

      Warner Brothers 1971 - Vintage original 24 x 38 ¾" (61 x 99 cm.) special teaser poster, USA. Robert Duvall, Donald Pleasence, Don Pedro Colley, Maggie McOmie, dir: George Lucas; George Lucas' first feature film, adapted from his own university short film. His USC short garnered so much attention that Francis Ford Coppola, under his then newly-formed American Zoetrope company, gave Lucas the chance to make a feature. The story is of a futuristic society located beneath the earth's surface where people are named in codes and controlled by drugs, and where sex is forbidden. When two members go off the drugs and one becomes pregnant, they are in big trouble, thrown in jail and must escape. With its bleak outlook, political commentary and moral story, Lucas started his career in a vein different from the more escapist road it has taken. Very rare and unusual poster, silver foil on heavy paper. Folded, VERY GOOD

      [Bookseller: Walter Reuben, Inc.]
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        A LOUD SONG

      Lustrum Press, NY 1971 - Square small 4to., unpaginated, numerous b&w photographs. Pictorial stiff wrappers. The wrappers show very light toning. Aside from the neat signature of Alan Winer, photographer and former administrator of the Visual Studies Workshop, this is a fine copy. An impassioned personal account with text and photographs in album format, dedicated to the author's father, the photographer, Maurice Seymour. The first book by the Lustrum Press. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd., ABAA]
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        Warschau aus der Vogelschau

      Warschau: Verlag Interpress, 1971. Hardcoverausgabe, Leineneinband, 142 Seiten mit sehr zahlreichen Fotos. Gutes Exemplar.

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        Girl - Eizo no Gendai Series

      Chuokoransha 1971 - Tatsuki's contribution to the Eizo no Gendai series features nudes and landscapes. Other than fading to the spine, the book, cover and obi are in good condition. No plastic cover, thus complete as issued (volumes 1 - 5 of the series were issued without plastic covers, and the rest were issued with covers). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        JUDAICA MIRON SIMA RUSSIAN ISRAELI ARTIST 1971 PURIM COLOR WOODCUT 77/100 SIGNED

      JUDAICA RUSSIAN ISRAELI ARTIST  MIRON SIMA ORIGINAL COLOR WOODCUT ON PAPER "PURIM"  HAND SIGNED AND DATED IN PENCIL BY THE ARTIST: "PURIM" 77/100 MIRON SIMA 1971  DIMENSIONS: 25 x 19.5 cm. ( 9.8 x 7.6") CONDITION - SEE CAREFULLY PHOTOS YELLOW PAPER TO THE FIELDS BROWN PAPER ON REVERSE SIDE  SHIPPING COST $ 35 I SEND IT EMS, INSURED   Miron Sima (1902-1999). Born in a Shtetl in Czarist Russia, Miron Sima first studied art in Odessa in 1921. In the following year he moved to Dresden, Germany to continue his studies. For seven years he both studied and worked at Dresden's Academy of Fine Arts under the important Expressionist artist, Otto Dix. Dix taught Sima both painting and graphic art techniques and had a wide ranging influence upon the younger artist. Like Dix, Sima often explored the effects of poverty and victimization in his art. Sima's woodcuts were widely exhibited throughout Germany by 1930 and he was awarded the prestigious Dresden Art Prize in 1932. Sadly, with the rise of Hitler and the Nazis he was the last Jew to receive such an award. Sima moved to Palestine in 1933. He first settled in Tel Aviv and designed theatre sets. Five years later he settled permanently in Jerusalem and taught art classes. In 1949 Sima co-founded the Jerusalem Artists House and was among the first to participate in its exhibitions. During the following years he was twice awarded the Dizengoff Prize and a medal at the Venice Biennale (1963). Sima was a full member of the Art Academies of both Zurich and Florence. Despite Sima's international successes, however, he was often neglected in Israel. Around 1950 the abstract art of the New Horizons movement began to dominate throughout the country. Realist and Expressionist artists such as Sima often worked on in obscurity. Yet from 1955 to 1977, Sima produced a number of brilliant color woodcuts, which gave him an international recognition throughout Europe. Beggars Sleeping Outdoors is one of his largest and most impressive works of art in this medium. Sima created 400 courtroom drawings of Eichmann trial. He died in 1999. Since Sima's death, Israel has re-discovered his art. Fortunately, Sima willed his estate to Jerusalem's Ein Harod Museum of Art. The museum now houses many paintings and prints from all periods of Sima's career. Major retrospectives of Sima's art were held in Israel in both 2000 and 2001.

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        Trumpeter Swan [young]. 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.

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        Sixe Idyllia Chosen Out of the Sicilian Poet Theocritus and Translated Into English Verse

      Chilmark Press, New York 1971 - "This is the sixth of the Clover Hill editions of the Chilmark Press." No. 119 of 270 copies. Reprint of the ed. printed at Oxford in 1588. Fine in a fine cloth and paper-covered board slipcase. Quarter maroon cloth over marbled boards [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PEÑA LABRA. Pliegos de Poesía. Director Aurelio García Cantalapiedra. Números 1 - 68 (todo lo publicado).

      Institución Cultural de Cantabria, Santander 1971 - 24x34. En sus carpetas editoriales, en pliegos sueltos. En la tradición de Carmen, Proel y Isla de los Ratones, Peña Labra fue la última gran revista literaria santanderina del siglo XX, publicada desde 1971 hasta 1989. Cosa rara entre revistas institucionales - fue publicada por la Diputación Provincial de Santander - destaca por su gran belleza de diseño, y la excepcional calidad de sus reproducciones, obra de la Imprenta Bedia, todavía en sus años de gloria como, quizás, la mejor imprenta de España. Hay números monográficos dedicados a José Luis Hidalgo (Nº 2), Gerardo Diego - en nuestro ejemplar este número lleva dedicatorias autógrafas de José Hierro, García Nieto y otros a la poeta Matilde Camus (4); la revista Corcel (6), Proel (8), Espadaña, José de Ciria y el Ultraismo (18), Vicente Aleixandre (28-29), Juan Ramón Jiménez (40-41), José Hierro (43-44), La Isla de los Ratones (54), Rosalía de Castro (55), Francisco Brines (56), Zenobia Camprubí (64-65); incluye la antología de poetas montañeses - José del Río Sainz, Jesús Cancio, Carlos Salomón, etc. También encontramos contribuciones sueltas, y muchos autógrafos, a lo largo de los 68 números, de autores hispanoamericanos como Miguel Angel Asturas,Pablo Neruda, Octavio Paz; material gráfico original de Pancho Cossío, Alvaro Delgado, Julio Maruri, etc. Uno de los grandes valores de la revista, quizás su mayor punto de interés, fue la publicación de material original e inédita que habían dejado los grandes poetas del 98 y del 27 en manos de José María de Cossío en su casona de Tudanca; de aquí surgen, además de numerosos textos sueltos, facsimiles de folletos practicamente desconocidos como 'El Espejo del Agua' de Vicente Huidobro (1916), el expediente universitario de León Felipe, el número único de la revista 'Reflector' de Ciria; los magníficos monográficos sobre Manuel Machado (Nº 11), Antonio Machado (16), Juan Ramón Jiménez (20), Unamuno (32), Eugenio D'Ors (33), Villalón (34), León Felipe (37), Dámaso Alonso (45),Rafael Alberti (46-47), Federico García Lorca(51), Muy buenos ejemplares. No es raro encontrar números sueltos de esta revista, pero la colección entera es muy rara. Añadimos el número homenaje Cuasi Peña Labra, publicado en 2004. Muy buenos ejemplares. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 4 Euros.

      [Bookseller: Carmichael Alonso libros]
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        The Federal Reserve Conspiracy

      Omni Publications, USA 1971 - 148 pages. A rare early reprint of Mullins' classic expose of the Federal Reserve. Yellow high-lighting throughout. Modest lean to spine. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Pin tailed Duck, Anas Acuta. Male, 1. Female, 2. No. 46, [Havell 227]

      Amsterdam, 1971. unbound. very good(+). R. Havell. Elephant folio bird print. Color offset lithograph. Page measures 26.5" x 39.5" Beautiful print of ducks from first facsimile edition. This edition, which was published from the original plates 135 years after their creation, recreates the entire set of 435 images in their original double elephant folio format. The model for these images was an original set of Havell engravings, provided by Teyler's Museum in Haarlem, Holland. Paper bears the authenticating watermark. Audubon (1785-1851) was an American naturalist, painter and ornithologist. One of the most famous American natural history artists, Audubon did extensive field work studying birds before painting them. Please visit our gallery for more Audubon prints.

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        Beautiful Portrait Photograph by CECIL BEATON, (The Queen Mother, 1900-2002, Queen of George VI)

      1971 - signed and dated on the mount, showing her in profile to the left, seated three quarter length, her right arm resting on the side of the chair, in a white organza dress slightly off the neck with a very full skirt, and wearing a diamond tiara, earrings, necklace and bracelet, her sash includes the Garter star and two portrait medallions, 6¾" x 5¾" on card mount 9½" x 7", no place, taken about 1950, this print signed by the Queen later and dated light crease in bottom right corner of mount barely touching flourish of signature and two figures of date, all entirely legible, small light crease in top left corner of mount Beaton's famous photographs of Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace in 1939 established a new romantic image for the monarchy. He subsequently photographed her five times between 1947 and 1957 and deliberately tried to re-create the spirit of the 1939 image - the be-spangled crinoline dress with lots of diamond jewellery. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        Ronald Reagan praises the patriotism of United States soldiers in Vietnam for “their dedication to the safeguarding of freedom”

      Sacramento, CA, January 15, 1971. 8.5" x 11". "Typed Letter Signed ""Ronald Reagan"" as Governor, Sacramento California, January 15, 1971, one page, 8.5"" x 11"", on Governor's Office letterhead to Staff Sergeant Jerry Kelly in Vietnam. Some creasing and small tears reinforced on verso, minor toning, else Very Good condition. Includes a typed statement by Sergeant Kelly describing the circumstances of the flag request.The letter reads, in part: ""I am very pleased and proud to send you this California state flag - not only because it will be a symbol of our Golden State so many miles from home, but also your request demonstrates your pride in California.""From 1967 - 1975, Reagan was Governor of California. He supported the War in Vietnam being waged at that time, and when many recently returning veterans were reintegrating themselves back home, he was active in providing a framework for them. He also sought to honor their service in an unpopular war.Ex: William Burger."

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        The Moths of America North of Mexico

      Wedge Ent. Res. Foundation, 1971-2004. 25 parts (in 22 vols), col plates, text figs. 4to. HB/PB. Vg. From the library of Basil Harley, with his small book-plate. Basil Harley was involved from the outset with the project, as managing director of the Curwen Press, the printers of the series up until 1978, and is pictured in the first volume with members of the editorial team. Five volumes have been specially bound by the Curwen Press in red buckram, the remainder in wrappers as issued.. Complete set of 25 published fascicles up until 2004: 5.1, 6.1-2, 7.1, 7.6, 13.1a-c, 13.2a-b, 15.2-5, 18.1, 20.1-2, 21, 22.2A-B, 25.1, 26.1, 27.1-3.

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        Collected Essays [four volumes, complete]

      Hogarth Press, London - Complete set of Woolf's collected essays, previously published in six volumes; broadly divied into literary & biographical. Volume one is a third printing, 1971; the others are first printings (first edition), 1966, 1967, and 1967. All are brown hardcovers blocked in sky blue with gilt titling; all show but minor wear to the book itself; the jackets show very minor rubbing & edgewear; are price-clipped with new price stickers (1&2) or slight stains where such stickers have fallen off (3&4); the jacket spines of 2 & 3 are faded, all show minor tanning; there is irregular tanning to the front panel of 4, light smudge to the free endsheet of 3. Text clean; [5], 361; [8], 304; viii, 231; [8], 235 pages. Size: Octavo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Krome, A furthur Experience

      Joesph J. D'Ambrosio, Portage indiana 1971 - krome, a further experience is D'Ambrosios second book which follows, You Dress Funny, an experience. This is one of the great book artists second limited edition (100 copies) This copy is # zero-zero- one and inscribed warmly in 1991 to great friends and collectors Pat and Trudy Magarick, on ffe and also signed on the limitation page. The book is set in 10 pt. Century Schoolbook Bold and has 46 leaves consisting of parchment paper, art paper, machine-copy paper, orange felt, silver foil, red tissue, black construction paper, and green florist's tissue. The book is bound in silver foil over boards. Book has 34 wonderful contemporary silk screened leaves interspersed with printed pages in black and green ink. Krome is D'Ambrosios second book and shows some experimental refinements. A wonderful and rare collectible to both artists and collectors of the finest book art. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Oshtemo Book Sellers]
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        Superstudio: Fragmente aus einem persönlichen Museum. Vita, Educazione, Cerimonia, Amore, Morte. Cinque storie del Superstudio/ Life, Education, Ceremony, Love, Death. Five stories on tape/ Leben, Erziehung, Zerimonie, Liebe, Tod. Fünf Themen des Superstudio. 21 marzo 1971 - 20 marzo 1973.

      1971. Graz, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Johanneum, 6 Juni - 1 Juli 1973, in-4 formato album (cm. 31,8x49), leg. edit. con spirale metallica al dorso, piatti in cartoncino grigio, pp. 32. Con 6 tavv. litografiche e 17 ill. a col., 64 ill. in b.n. nel t. Importante catalogo originale della mostra "riassuntiva" dell'attività, dal 1966 al 1973, del gruppo di architettura radicale (Natalini, A. e R. Magris, Toraldo di Francia) nato a Firenze. Curato da A. Natalini (stampa Litocromo, Firenze - Litografie: Multirevol, Milano) ne illustra con testi ed immagini il percorso ideologico ed artistico attraverso i progetti di "Monumento Continuo", "Le 12 città ideali", gli "Atti fondamentali". Con note biografiche, sulle mostre principali, sulle pubblicazioni, su progetti, costruzioni e concorsi. Testo plurilingue (italiano, tedesco, inglese). Ottime condizioni.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Gozzini]
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        Pale Gray for Guilt (First American Hardcover Edition)

      J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia 1971 - A handsome copy bound in finely woven blue green paper-covered boards; very clean and tight throughout; virtually unread. A very good copy with wear to the extremities in a very good original dust jacket with the price of $5.50 at the bottom of the inside front flap and the date code of "971" at the top of the flap.There is a light spot at the top of the spine and a touch of edge rubbing. One of the harder titles to find in dust jacket of the Lippincott Travis McGee series. John Dann MacDonald (1916–1986) was an American writer of novels and short stories, known for his thrillers. MacDonald was a prolific author of crime and suspense novels, many of them set in his adopted home of Florida. His best-known works include the popular and critically acclaimed Travis McGee series, and his novel The Executioners, which was adapted into the film Cape Fear. In 1972, MacDonald was named a grandmaster of the Mystery Writers of America, and he won a 1980 U.S. National Book Award in the one-year category Mystery. Stephen King praised MacDonald as "the great entertainer of our age, and a mesmerizing storyteller." Kingsley Amis said, MacDonald "is by any standards a better writer than Saul Bellow, only MacDonald writes thrillers and Bellow is a human-heart chap, so guess who wears the top-grade laurels?"(Wikipedia) First American Edition in hardcover with title page date of 1971. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE SHAY LOCOMOTIVE, TITAN OF THE TIMBER.

      The World Press, Inc., 1971., Denver - 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA]
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        Art International, incorporating the Lugao Review. Vols. XVI-XVIII.

      Lugano, Switzerland: James Fitzsimmons-1974. 1971 - Wraps. Small Folio. Vols. XV-XVII complete, Vol. XVIII, nos. 1-3. Original wraps. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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

      New York: ALfred A. Knopf, 1971. Corners a trifle bent, very good.. 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.

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        Oeuvres. Les tragédies. Les comédies. 24 volumes. Complet sur Japon nacré

      1971. Paris, Les éditions d'art Les Heures Claires 1971 - 1974. 24 volumes (12 pour le texte et 12 pour les volumes de suites) in-8 carrés, en feuillets, sous chemises rempliées, doubles étuis éditeur rouge, noir et or. Traduction de François Victor Hugo. Les tragédies : Hamlet : Illustrations de Carzou. Roméo et Juliette - Titus Andronicus : illustrations de Jean-Denis Maclès. Othello : illustrations de Léonor Fini. Macbeth - Antoine et Cléopatre : illustrations de Douking. Coriolan - Timon d'Athènes : illustrations de Yves Brayer. Le roi Lear - Jules César : illustrations de Georges Wakhévitch. Les comédies : Beaucoup de bruit pour rien - La tempête : Illustrations de Lelong. La nuit des rois - Le songe d'une nuit d'été : illustrations de Carzou. La comédie des erreurs - Peines d'Amour perdues : illustrations de Fontanarosa. Comme il vous plaira - Tout est bien qui finit bien : illustrations de Commère. La Mégère apprivoisée - Les deux gentilhommes de Vérone : illustrations de Chapelain-Midy. Le marchand de Venise - Les joyeuses Commères de Windsor : illustrations de Yves Brayer. Tirage limité numéroté à 2950 exemplaire. Celui-ci 1 des 30 exemplaires sur japon nacré auxquels on a ajouté : une décomposition des couleurs, une suite en couleur sur japon, une suite en noir sur japon, numérotés de 11 à 40, et portant le n° 19. Exemplaire en parfaite condition.

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        March

      Harper and Row, New York 1971 - Color lithograph. Image measures 9.25 x 20". Sheet measures 14.75 x 23.75". Unsigned. The original print of artwork from Maurice Sendak's 1963 "Where the Wild Things Are" was part of a boxed set released by Harper and Row in 1971. Entitled "Pictures by Maurice Sendak," the set includes original prints of images from the author's books, here printed on single sheets rather than on two-page spreads. This particular image is entitled "March" and shows the characters parading through the forest. With scales, fangs, and horns, these Wild Things display some of the characteristics that caused controversy for Sendak at the time, as some parents found the drawings too grotesque. Today, the vivid green leaves and finely-rendered fur speak to the author's beloved style, and the character's jubilant poses communicate the emotion for which "Wild Things" is remembered. The print is in very good condition with wide margins as issued. Some wear to corners, not affecting the image. Maurice Sendak (1928-2012) was an American illustrator and writer known for his children's books. Producing illustrations for other authors as well as for television, he is best remembered for "Where the Wild Things Are," which is considered by some to be one of the first contemporary picture books.This print is a lovely example and memento of his work. Scarce.

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        Electronic Revolution 1970-71 (Numbered, Limited Edition)

      Blackmoor Head Press, Cambridge 1971 - First printing of 450 numbered copies of which this is number 192. There was also a deluxe edition of 50 published concurrently. 76 pp., illustrations by Bryon Gysin, layout by Henri Chopin, oversized format (about 8" X 10") in decorated white covers. Text is in English pp.1-39, followed by Chopin's translation from pp. 40-75. No owner's marks, no significant flaws. Some age-darkening and small soil spots to the white covers, modest wear to extremities. Rare and interesting item. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        American Robin. 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.

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        Andria oder Das Mädchen von Andros. Übertragen von Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy.

      Verona, (Officina Bodoni), 1971. Fol. Mit 25 Textholzschnitten von Fritz Kredel nach Albrecht Dürer. 119 S., 1 Bl., OHPgmt. m. goldgepr. Rückentitel u. Deckelvignette, Kopfgoldschnitt u. transparentem OUmschlag in OLwd.-Schuber. Erste Ausgabe. - Nr. 49 von 160 (ges. 170) Exemplaren. - Die Illustrationen wurden von Fritz Kredel nach Vorzeichnungen des jungen Albrecht Dürer in Holz geschnitten. Dürers Zeichnungen waren für eine illustrierte Terenzausgabe bestimmt, die um 1493 vom Basler Drucker Johann Amerbach geplant war, aber nie erschienen ist. Textrevision von Rudolf Hagelstange. Gesetzt in der von Giovanni Mardersteig entworfenen Dante-Schrift. Druck auf unbeschnittenem Magnani-Bütten. - Schuber min. berieben u. mit zwei schwachen kleinen Feuchtigkeitsfleckchen. - Spindler 42/9; Mardersteig 174. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Terentius, Andria oder Das Mädchen von Andros. Übertragen von Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Kredel, Dürer

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        Epopee pe Somes - Satu Mare - 1970 (Poem of Somes - Satu Mare - 1970)

      Crisana, Oradea 1971 - Large octavo (8 1/2 x 8 3/4"). Unpaginated. Original photo-illustrated wrappers.Gripping photo-illustrated chronicle of the May 1970 disastrous flooding which occured in Satu Mare, the capital of Satu Mare county in Nortwest Romania, on the Somes River. The natural disaster caused the death of over 200 people, thousands of livestock and damaged and destroyed many homes, industrial plants, agricultural lands, tools and infrastructure.Some creasing to wrappers. Slight age-toning along paper margin. Text and captions in Romanian, Summary text at rear in English, French, German and Russian. Wrappers in overall fair to good-, interior in good+ to very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

      Random House, 1971 A near fine first edition (so stated on the copyright page) in a near fine dust jacket, with NO fading on the spine (unusual for this title). First Edition stated on the copyright page and original price of $5.95 present on front flap of the jacket.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Ronald Reagan praises the patriotism of United States soldiers in Vietnam for â€

      Sacramento, CA: , January 15, 1971. Sacramento, CA, January 15, 1971. 8.5" x 11". "Typed Letter Signed ""Ronald Reagan"" as Governor, Sacramento California, January 15, 1971, one page, 8.5"" x 11"", on Governor's Office letterhead to Staff Sergeant Jerry Kelly in Vietnam. Some creasing and small tears reinforced on verso, minor toning, else Very Good condition. Includes a typed statement by Sergeant Kelly describing the circumstances of the flag request.The letter reads, in part: ""I am very pleased and proud to send you this California state flag - not only because it will be a symbol of our Golden State so many miles from home, but also your request demonstrates your pride in California.""From 1967 - 1975, Reagan was Governor of California. He supported the War in Vietnam being waged at that time, and when many recently returning veterans were reintegrating themselves back home, he was active in providing a framework for them. He also sought to honor their service in an unpopular war.Ex: William Burger."

      [Bookseller: University Archives ]
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        The Fly on the Wall.

      NY: Harper & Row. 1971 - 8vo., 212 pp. First edition (Stated), With correct numerical sequence at bottom of page 212. Author's scarce second book. A near fine copy in a fine dust wrapper the only defect being the name of previous owner stamped, and initials written on the f.f.e.p. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Kokoschka. The Women of Troy

      Marlborough Graphics, 1971. With 15 lithographs and VI drawings. The artist worked on this suite in 1971/2. 16mo. pp. 16. . Molto buono (Very Good). Due piccole note a penna in copertinae (Pen notes on cover). . .

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Le récif

      Gallimard 1971 - - Gallimard, Paris 1971, 15x22cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 35 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, tirage de tête. Ex-libris encollés sur une garde. Bel exemplaire. . [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, one of 35 numbered copies on Holland paper, head of draw. Bookplate pasted on a guard. Nice copy. . [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Skulptur - Installation. Strukturiertes Relief aus Sperrholz - matt weiss lackiert.

      51,6 cm x 38,2 cm, 12.2 cm (Tiefe), (Ecken min. bestossen. Ansonsten sehr gut erhalten.) Mit Bleistift signiert und bezeichnet: erb 1971, Paris, Titel (unleserlich). 1971..Leo Erb wurde im Jahr 1923 in St. Ingbert geboren. Er begann sein Kunststudium im Jahr 1940 in Kaiserslautern unter der Leitung von Prof. Joseph Wack. Er setzte sein Studium 1946 an der Schule für Kunst und Handwerk, Saarbrücken, bei Prof. Dr. Boris Kleint (Ittensche Bauhauslehre) fort, wo er es 1947 auch beendete.Im Jahr 1947 fertigte Leo Erb seinen ersten linearen Papierschnitt.In den folgenden 2 Jahren baute er sein erstes eigenes Atelier in seiner Heimatstadt St. Ingbert.Leo Erb besuchte oft Ausstellungen in Paris, bevor er dort 1961 ein Atelier eröffnete und lebte. 1975 Rückkehr nach Deutschland. 1977 Teilnahme an der Dokumenta VI. 2008 erhielt er den Kunstpreis des Saarlandes.Sein künstlerisches Schaffen umfasst mehr als sechs Jahrzehnte und viele seiner Arbeiten sind in nationalen und internationalen Museen und Galerien ausgestellt.Leo Erbs gesamtes Werk wurde von zwei wichtigen Elementen bestimmt: Der Liebe zur Farbe Weiß und der Linie.

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        Scanlan's Monthly: Volume One Numbers One-Eight (March 1970-January 1971)

      Scanlan's Monthly, New York 1971 - Incredibly rare complete eight volume set, stapled wraps, all volumes have very sligth bumps to spine ends with a touch of fraying to some, touch of wear to corners with slight creasing to lower corners of a few issues, and faint rubbing, some volumes additionally have slight sunning to spine with some slight cross creasing on some issues, and Numbers One and Four have some very light staining near edges and spine, otherwise a solid VG+ set. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fahrenheit's Books]
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        The Drifters

      Random House, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. 1971 - Published in New York by Random House in 1971. Copyright page states First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author to his copy editor Bert(ha) Krantz at Random House on the first front interior page. Book near fine, slight edgewear. DJ near fine, rubbing at spine ends, corners, and edges. DJ flap price reads $10.00. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        House Mother Normal : A Geriatric Comedy

      London: Trigram Press, 1971. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition limited to 100 copies, signed and numbered by the author.

      [Bookseller: Berkeley Books of Paris]
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        The Unexpected Vol 1 129, page 37 Splash Page "The Deadly Widow's Web"

      DC Comics Inc, 1971. 16 x 10 inches. Fine. 16 x 10 inches. The Unexpected was an anthology comic for many years, publishing a variety of science fiction stories. Page Synopsis: A man, his wife, and daughter arrive at a gloomy house and beg to stay. Ms. Lydia Arachne allows them entry.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Mercian Hymns.

      London: Andre Deutsch, 1971 - Octavo. Original cream boards, titles to spine brown. With the dust jacket. Front board slightly bowed, slight bumps to extremities, traces of removed sticker to front pastedown, an excellent copy in the jacket with slight creasing to extremities. First edition, first impression. Publishers' presentation copy, additionally inscribed by the author on the laid down presentation slip, "David Rokeah, with every good wish, Geoffrey Hill". Rokeah was a Polish born poet who emigrated to, Israel in 1934. The uncommon and superior cloth issue of Mercian Hymns, a series of 30 poems (or as Hill termed them "versets") which juxtapose the history of Offa, the eighth-century ruler of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Mercia, with Hill's own childhood. The dust jacket was designed by John Andrew using a medieval graffito found at All Saints Church Sutton, found in Pritchard's English Medieval Graffiti. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Bezsennosc. / Bezsenno??. [Insomnia.]

      Wydawnictwo Literackie, Kraków 1971 - First edition. In publisher's illustrated wrappers, with the original, illustrated dust jacket, both by Daniel Mróz. 313, (3) p. First edition of Lem's collection of five short stories. Contains the novel "Kongres futurologiczny" (The Futurological Congress), Non Serviam (later also published in "A Perfect Vacuum"), Ananke (part of "Opowie?ci o pilocie Pirxie"), Przekladaniec (screen play of the 1968 movie "Layer Cake"), Kobyszcz? (later also in "The Cyberiad"). Stanis?aw Lem (1921-2006) was a Polish science fiction writer, the most celebrated SF author in the Communist world. With the added small errata leaf. In fine condition. In publisher's illustrated wrappers, with the original, illustrated dust jacket, both by Daniel Mróz [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        Standing Nudes’ Lithograph by Robert Graham

      Self-published., Los Angeles 1971 - Robert Graham lithograph which is signed and dated ’71 by the artist in pencil. The lithograph is from a very small edition size of only 25 copies, this is number 23. The print has been printed on hand made wove paper and is framed in a period perspex frame. Unexamined out of the frame, but appears to be in good order.Size 46 x 60cmRobert Graham uses the female form in a lot of his work which is mainly sculpture. This lithograph reflects his sculpture. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Roe and Moore]
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