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        Human Problem Solving

      Prentice Hall Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 1972, First Edition, First Printing. 920 pp. Hardcover, 4to., cream cloth. Near Fine copy in a Good dust jacket. Clean, square binding. Previous owner's namestamp on the fly leaf and half-title pages; ink mark to the margins of the first page of text only; otherwise the text is clean and unmarked. There is a very faint yellowing to the page margins, but the contents are still bright and readable. The DJ shows light soil to the inner flaps and rear panel; light wear to corners; shallow chipping and nicking to the head of the spine, as well as a 1-inch closed tear there. The DJ is now housed in a mylar wrap. A rare and important book. Newell and Simon were longtime collaborators who won the 1975 Alan Turing Award for their contributions to the synthesis of computer science and cognitive psychology.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB ]
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        [Photographie originale] Trois tirages de deux portraits photographiques de Chris Marker portant des masques de Folon. Photographies par Jean-Michel Folon. Circa 1972

      1972. Photo. Illus. by Jean-Michel Folon. Bon. Aucune reliure. Deux tirages gélatino-argentiques d'époque d'après le même négatif avec différences de cadrage et d'exposition, 30 x 39,7 cm (feuilles), 24 x 34 cm (images). Un tirage gélation-argentique d'époque, 39,7 x 29,9 cm (feuille), 33,6 x 24,1 cm (image). Ces deux portraits rares (si ce n'est inconnus) du réalisateur Chris Marker dont le visage est à peine visible derrière les masques de carton découpés et coloriés de Folon sont assurément l'oeuvre de Jean-Michel Folon, car nous en connaissons le négatif. Folon n'apposait son tampon qu'à de très rares tirages et faisait très peu de tirages de ses clichés, souvent un ou deux seulement. Petits défauts dans les marges des tirages..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        [Photographie originale] Trois portraits photographiques de Marthe Keller pendant le tournage de "La chute d'un corps", film de Michel Polac, 1973, photographies de Jean-Michel Folon

      1972. Livre. Illus. by Jean-Michel Folon. Très bon. Aucune reliure. Un tirage 24,5 x 16,9 cm, deux tirages 25,5 x 17 cm, tirages gélatino-argentiques d'époque, dont deux portent le très rare tampon de Folon au verso. Jean-Michel Folon a participé au film en tant qu'acteur (il y jouait "Serge le dragueur"). Tirages rares. Bel état..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        [Photographie originale] Deux portraits de Sydne Rome pendant le tournage de "Che ?" ("Quoi ?"), 1972, photographiée par Jean-Michel Folon

      1972. Photo. Illus. by Jean-Michel Folon. Très bon. Aucune reliure. 25 x 16,9 cm et 25 x 16,8, tirages gélatino-argentiques d'époque, sans autre mention qu'un "F" au verso de la main du tireur. Nous pouvons assurer avec certitude que ces photographies sont de Folon (qui n'a apposé son cachet qu'à de très rares tirages) puisque nous en avons vu les négatifs et la planche contact. Folon, qui a conçu le générique du film, a également raconté ses souvenirs sur le tournage dans "Polanski par Polanski", Chêne, 1986. Tirages rares. Bel état..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        [Photographie originale] Roman Polanski et Gérard Brach pendant le tournage de "Che ?" ("Quoi ?"), 1972, photographiés par Jean-Michel Folon

      1972. Photo. Illus. by Jean-Michel Folon. Très bon. Aucune reliure. 16,9 x 25,9 cm, tirage gélatino-argentique d'époque, sans autre mention qu'un "F" au verso de la main du tireur. Nous pouvons assurer avec certitude que cette photographie est de Folon (qui n'a apposé son cachet qu'à de très rares tirages) puisque nous en avons vu le négatif et la planche contact. Folon, qui a conçu le générique du film, a également raconté ses souvenirs sur le tournage dans "Polanski par Polanski", Chêne, 1986. Tirage rare. Bel état..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Existential Errands

      Little Brown, Boston, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Signed by Author. Surface marks to jacket and a slight paper adhesion on the rear panel, short tears to jacket at spine ends, still attractive and very good. Faint wear and discoloration to book edges. Inscribed by Mailer "To Buzz and Carol These were the years, hey gang? Love Norman May '72". Buzz and Carol Farbar were longtime friends of Mailer's from the publishing business - Buzz was involved in Mailer's three movies (Maidstone, Wild 90 and Beyond the Law), playing Buzz Cameo in the improvised gangster film "Wild 90" which is the subject of the essay "Some Dirt in the Talk" in this collection. Years later Buzz was arrested in a sting operation trying to buy a kilo of cocaine (actually a harmless white powder being shopped by an undercover agent). In return for a promise of a radically reduced sentence, Buzz was convinced to wear a wire to a lunch at Armando's in Brooklyn with Mailer where he would get Norman to admit that he was the money guy in an international hashish ring run by Mailer's onetime associate Richard Stratton. It didn't work out and Buzz was given no a harsh 6 year sentence. His wife Carol divorced him in 1985 and he ended up tragically committing suicide after being released from prison. Needless to say, rumors about Mailer's involvement in the drug smuggling and in Buzz's silence on the matter have made the rounds over the years. A terrific association with a close associate and one of the more puzzling episodes in one of the great literary lives of the 20th century. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 043587. .

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books]
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        L'imitation de Jésus-Christ, miniatures de Yvonne Vaulpré Debeauvais.

      Editions d'art des Heures Claires - Paris, Editions d'art des Heures Claires, 1972. (3), 264, (3) pages. 1 volume grand in-4 (33*22,5 cm), relié plein cuir rouge cerise richement orné de motifs dorés. Le tout dans un étui assorti. Très bel état de la reliure, si ce n'est le dos uniformément insolé. Bon état de l'étui, avec de légers frottements épars sans gravité. Parfait état intérieur, tête dorée. Contient 13 illustrations hors texte, 4 lettrines enluminées et quelques culs-de-lampe. Tirage limité, un des 1630 exemplaires sur vélin chiffon de Lana comportant toutes les illustrations dans leur état définitif (N°854).

      [Bookseller: Le Pettit Libraire]
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        Les Poemes Epiques [Complete in 4 Volumes]

      Paris : Union Latine D'Editions, 1972. 1st Edition. Description: 4 vol. ; 26 cm. Colour illustrated. Series: Collection medievale. Contents: Guillaume d'Orange. Girart de Roussillon. La Croisade albigeoise. Les Quatre fils Aimon. Subjects: Epic poetry, French Near fine copies all in the original full and elaborately blind-tooled calf. Raised bands with spine-compartment tooling. Complete with the tree-grain slip-case. Minor toning to the extremities only. An uncommonly good example

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Bibliothèque Raphael Esmerian. [Five parts in six volumes, including:] Manuscrits a peintures, Livres des XVe et XVIe siecles; Reliures de quelques ateliers du XVIIe siecle, Livres en divers genres des XVIIe et XVIIIe siecles. Douze tableaux synoptiques sur la reliure au XVIIe siecle / avant-propos de R. Esmerian; Livres illustres du XVIIIe siecle; Livres illustres du XIXe siecle

      Paris: Georges Blaizot/Claude Guérin, 1972-4 First and only edition of this auction catalogue, with a total of 670 lots. . Blue-green cloth with title in gilt on front covers. Six volumes, quarto. . Lavishly illustrated with tipped in color plates, and black and white plates. Spines just a trifle faded, but a fine, clean set. One of the great catalogs of French bookbinding. The books include early manuscripts, incunables, seventeenth- and eighteenth-century books with royal coats-of-arms, and modern artists' books, showcasing the work of Chagall, Bonnard, Picasso, Matisse, Laurencin, and others.

      [Bookseller: Michael R. Thompson, Booksellers, ABAA/I]
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        World`s Greatest Ship". The story of the Leviathan. Hier Band 1-4 in 4 Büchern.,

      New York, South Street Seaport Museum, 1972 - 4°, 288, 380, 400 und 424 Seiten mit sehr zahlr. Abbildungen, betitelte OLeinenbände mit Goldprg. und farbig illustr. OUmschlägen diese teils mit leichten Gebrauchssp. sonst sehr guter Zustand - 1972-1978. a75489 Sprache: en [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht]
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        Kiroku / Records. Numbers 1-2

      Tokyo: Privately published, 1972. Near fine in glossy photo-illustrated wrappers.. First Editions. Thin stapled quartos. 16 pages, 300 copies each. The first 2 issues (of 5 total) of Moriyama's "Kiroku", his scarcest and most sought after publication after "Another Country in New York

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS.,

      Kentfield, 1972. - 9 x 13. 79 pages. The folded sheets are enclosed in yellow paper wrappers, in aqua cloth folding case lined with orange cloth. As new. One of 140 copies hand printed on dampened Wookey Hole paper. Running titles in gray fore shadow Columbus' doom, while touches of orange & yellow give the book a Spanish flavor. AP 37. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Veatchs Arts of the Book, ABAA]
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        THE BANANA BOOK

      New York: Siamese Banana, 1972. First edition. Wraps. Very Good. 4to. Side-stapled mimeograph. Fine but for mild damp-stain (which a colleague humorously referred to as "authentic New York School soilage") to lower edge of - mainly - front cover; traces of same to rear cover and bottom edge, close inspection only. Else sharp and bright. First edition, one of 26 lettered copies signed by Brainard. The "A" copy. Typical Brainard: gossipy, funny, and erotic. Filled with New York School in-jokes and sexually graphic images. There was an unsigned edition (no apparent priority), which strangely seems more uncommon than the signed. OCLC notes more than a third of this edition already behind institutional walls. Arguably the most desirable copy of an increasingly scarce Brainard title.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Excellent red and black original drawing of "The Cat" from "The Cat in the Hat," oblong 8vo, n.p., n.d

      Dr. Seuss has drawn the cat with his big red and white striped hat and billowy red bow on a "Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn" First Day Cover, postmarked Oct. 13, 1972. A superb drawing signed in black and with back and red paraph.

      [Bookseller: David Schulson Autographs]
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        The Art of Elisabeth Frink

      London: Lund Humphries,, 1972. Introduction by Edwin Mullins. Quarto. Original black boards, titles to spine in white. With the dust jacket. Spine bumped, spotting to front joint, bright dust jacket lightly rubbed. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the artist on the front free endpaper "For Reg and Elaine, with love, from, Lis. Elisabeth Frink, 1 Sept. 1973." Together with a post card to the same recipients, mentiong she is busy working, her first year being independant, the gallery and business is booming and preparing for a show in Sidney (sic).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Londoner Ansichten. Einführung von Jan Tomes

      Mchn., Bruckmann (1972).. qu.-4°. 92 S., 2 Bll. Mit 2 schw.-w., 16 mont. farb. Taf. u. 1 sign. u. num. Orig.-Lithographie v. O. Kokoschka (20 x 24 cm.). OSeidenbd. m. Rückengoldpräg. In OSchuber. In sehr gutem Zustand. Wingler-W. 475 - Eines v. 200 num. Expl. d. Vorzugsausgabe mit 1 eh. sign. u. num. Orig,.Lihtographie "Tower Bridge" (unter Passepartout).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Colored People

      Edward Ruscha,, 1972. Duodecimo. Original yellow wrappers, titles to front cover in black. 15 colour photographic plates of cacti by Ruscha. Very minor rubbing to back wrapper, an excellent copy. First edition, first printing, 4,065 copies printed.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Details from the excavation of Wooster Street

      Buffalo Press, New York 1972 - portfolio sous chem. sple.muette 49,5x36cm. 680gr. np. 6dble ff. soit 1 pl. de titre et 23 pl. ill. n&b. 2 people/1 place, 1 person/1 place, 1 person/1 place, 3 people/1 place, 1 man/1 place, 2 people/2 places, 2 peoples/2 places, 2 people/2 places, 2 people/1 place, 5 musicians/3 places, 1person/1place, 3 people/ 3 places, 2 people/2 places, 3 people/2 places, 2 people/2 plalces, 4 persons/1place, 1man/1place, 2 people/2 places, 13 people/6 places, 1 person/1 place, 2 people/2 places/2 times, 2 men/1 place/1dog très bon état

      [Bookseller: A Balzac A Rodin]
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        THE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER

      New York: Random House, (1972). First Edition. Hardcover. A few small stains to the top of the endpaper which has a faint paperclip impression. Cloth a tad soiled and rubbed. Near Fine in a Fine dustwrapper. A likely Review Copy of this Pulitzer Prize winner with compliments slip from a Random House representative laid in. More important, this copy is INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper to fellow writer Jonathan Carroll, author of THE LAND OF LAUGHS, BONES OF THE MOON, and other novels.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Philemon und Baucis, der tod in der mythischen und in der technischen welt.

      Ernst Klett 1972 - - Ernst Klett, Stuttgart _1972, 13x21cm, broché. - Edition originale, imprimée à petit nombre et distribuée aux "Amis d'Ernst Jünger", dont il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de l'auteur. Bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        HIROSHIMA POEMS. Signed

      Trumansburg: The Crossing Press, 1972 Purdy, Al. HIROSHIMA POEMS. Signed.. Trumansburg: The Crossing Press, 1972. First Edition, Inscribed by Al Purdy to poet John Newlove on the front free endpaper. 'For John, now receiving overdue recognition - some poems concerning death and morality, that last summer, an embarrassing thing to talk about, all the best Al'. John Newlove's copy with his signature and date on the inside front cover. A very good copy in illustrated stiff card wrappers, a gentle dampstain throughout that does not detract from the importance of this wonderful association. 8vo. Unpaginated. 20 pp. [28509] $750.00. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        The Best and the Brightest *******SIGNED BY DAVID HALBERSTAM****

      Random House 1972 - VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD; FIRST EDITION, 2nd printing; SIGNED ON A CARD WITH PHOTO ON THE FRONT FLYSHEET BY DAVID HALBERSTAM; the pages are generally clean and unmarked and the binding is very good; the unclipped ($10) dust jacket has some edgewear and a fold on the inside panel but is in otherwise very good condition; [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Virtual Books]
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        Moose Brand Canadian Flag Matches

      Toronto: Ontario Arts Council, 1972. objet d' art - 5 x 7 x 1-1/4 " box with sliding tray to resemble an old style box of strike anywhere wooden matches . Colourful moose on top with banners announcing Moose Brand Canadian Flag Matches - inside are a few dozen old wooden matches with blue & red tips - with a bundle/pad of glue backed Canadian Flag strips of paper - the paper flag is meant to be licked at the end and wrapped around a match - of course when the match is struck the flag burns .laid in as issued is a bio sketch of the artist - which illustrates the match box - also laid in is an illustrated [ Greg Curnoe ? ] instruction card - with a history of the Object's evolution - ending with " And remember, a pious pompous self indulgent state is a sorry state indeed. " - This well known artist was a founding member with Greg Curnoe of the notorious musical/artists group " The Nihilist Spasm Band " - a real favourite on the 1960's Avante-Garde art scene ( and still ) - a blues/rock/jazz band of homemade instruments - a more musical "Fugs " - with Boyle playing the electric kazoo, thumb harp, and finger piano . - a near fine art object with only a couple of flags burn't - for demonstration purposes only - a 1960's cultural icon - an early Canadian Fluxus Box that is RARE .. First Edition. Very Good. Illus. by John Boyle Greg Curnoe . 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Alphabet Bookshop (ABAC/ILAB]
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        Caught in the Middle

      Robert Hale. Hardcover. Hardcover; English language; Acceptable jacket; 12mo - over 6.75" - 7.75" tall; good condition; ex publisher file copy with labels inside and on spine. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail. . GOOD. 1972.

      [Bookseller: c-books.co.uk]
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        "THE AVENGER" SERIES 36 VOLUMES: Justice Inc, Yellow Hoard, Sky Walker, Blood Ring, Smiling Dogs, Hate Master, Black Death, Wilder Curse, Demon Island, Blood Countess, Cartoon Crimes, Dr. Time, Purple Zombie, Man from Atlantis, + 12 Others

      New York: Warner Paperback Library 1st Editions 1972-1975 ----------36 paperbacks, some are Canadian printings. In 1972 to 1975, Warner Paperback Library issued these 36 Avenger novels, reprinting the 24 novels from the "The Avenger" hero pulp magazine (24 issues, September 1939 to September 1942), plus 12 new original novels continuing the series, all as FIRST EDITION PAPERBACK ORIGINALS. All 36 books offered here, the COMPLETE SET, are FIRST printings, there are NO later printings. Paul Ernst (1899-1985), using the famous house name Kenneth Robeson (which was also used on the Doc Savage pulp) wrote the first 24 books for the pulp magazine, and they are reprinted here in book form for the first time. Books 25-36 were written by Ron Goulart (1933- ), also using the Robeson pseudonym, as new books published here for the first time. Front cover art was by Peter Caras for the first 8 volumes, and by George Gross for all other volumes. As for condition, this is a marvellous set, with, but for the most modest shelfwear, almost all of the books being unread as new. Descriptions of the few exceptions follow: # 2, faint reading crease / # 28 faint reading crease, 4 small drops of some liquid which has penetrated the front cover and marked the verso and first page as well, pen price on first page, mild edgewear / # 32 some edgewear, corner crease / # 36 faint corner crease. An attractive series of books, uniform in appearance. Full title list follows: # 1 Justice, Inc. / # 2 The Yellow Hoard / # 3 The Sky Walker / # 4 The Devil's Horns / # 5 The Frosted Death / # 6 The Blood Ring / # 7 Stockholders in Death / # 8 The Glass Mountain / # 9 Tuned for Murder / # 10 The Smiling Dogs/ # 11 The River of Ice / # 12 The Flame Breathers / # 13 Murder on Wheels / # 14 Three Gold Crowns / # 15 House of Death / # 16 The Hate Master / # 17 Nevlo / # 18 Death in Slow Motion / # 19 Pictures of Death / # 20 The Green Killer / # 21 The Happy Killers / # 22 The Black Death / # 23 The Wilder Curse / # 24 Midnight Murder / # 25 The Man from Atlantis / # 26 Red Moon / # 27 The Purple Zombie / # 28 Dr. Time / # 29 The Nightwitch Devil / # 30 Black Chariots / # 31 The Cartoon Crimes / # 32 The Death Machine / # 33 The Blood Countess / # 34 The Glass Man / # 35 The Iron Skull / # 36 Demon Island. . First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. As New. Illus. by Peter Caras & George Gross (front covers). Note: our prices on Biblio are the LOWEST of any of the sites on which we list our books.

      [Bookseller: John McCormick]
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        Cold Gradations

      Hutchinson London: Hutchinson. (1972). First. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper with a tiny tear on the rear panel. Like most of Middleton's novels, very scarce. His 1974 novel Holiday was joint winner of the Booker Prize. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Opera omnia theologica in tres tomos divisa (3 tomos in quatuor libros cpl./ 3 Bände in 4 Teilbänden KOMPLETT) - Vol. I: Annotationes ad Vetus Testamentum/ Vol. II/ 1: Annotationes in quatuor Euangelia & Acta Apostolorum/ Vol. II/2: Annotationes in Epistolas Apostolicas & Apocalypsin/ Vol. III: Opuscula Diversa., Faksimile-Neudruck der Ausgabe Amsterdam 1679;

      Frommann Verlag 1972 - je Band ca. 800 Seiten; Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel.). Der Buchzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; Orig.Leinen; KOMPLETTPREIS für 4 Teilbände!!! In LATEINISCHER Sprache!! Sprache: la Gewicht in Gramm: 9000 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros]
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        The Best and the Brightest

      New York: Random House, 1972. First edition of the author's magnum opus. Octavo, original blue cloth. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. The most comprehensive saga of how America became involved in Vietnam. . . [I]t is also The Iliad of the American empire and The Odyssey of this nation's search for its idealistic soul." (The Boston Globe)

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Watership Down

      London: Rex Collings,, 1972. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine and rabbit design to upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Colour folding map. Spine slightly rolled, some minor rubbing at the tips, a couple of small spots on the title page. An excellent copy in the dust jacket with toned spine panel and some small spots and marks. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "To Patty, with love, Richard Adams, November 1974".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Water Is Wide: **{FIRST EDITION-PRINTING ~ FINE ~ UNREAD or GENTLY READ}**

      Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1972 - 2nd BOOK by the Author of THE BOO. Bound in Publisher's RED CLOTH. BLUE & WHITE Spine Lettering. RED & WHITE Headband. RED Topstain (Slightly Spotted). Small Amount of Foxing on WHITE End Papers and Fore Edges of Text Block. FIRST PRINTING w/o number line. Spine is Tight & Crisp. Boards are Flat & True; the Corners are Square w/o Bumps. No Wear Marks on Edges. Pages are Clear, Clean, Unmarked and Bright White. No Marks. No Underlining. No Wrinkles or Creases. Not a REMAINDER. Not EX-LIB. Not BCE. Pictorial Dust Jacket is not Price Clipped, listing $6.95 and PUBLICATION CODE 0672. This PRISTINE FIRST EDITION will make a WELCOMED and VALUED addition to your PAT CONROY Collection. ENJOY! Read it. IT IS VERY GOOD! This is a GIFT QUALITY, COLLECTABLE, "INVESTMENT" COPY! ***THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL BOOK***Basis for 1974 Film, "Conrack", Staring Jon Voight. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Diablo Books]
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        Steven Millhauser Collection: Edwin Mullhouse, Portrait of A Romantic, In The Penny Arcade, From the Realm of Morpheus, The Barnum Museum, Little Kingdoms, Martin Dressler, The Knife Thrower, Enchanted Night, The King in the Tree, Dangerous Laughter

      New York: 1972-2008. Uncorrected proofs of the first editions of each of the author's books. Octavo, 11 volumes. Each are in near fine to fine condition and each are signed by the author. An uncommon set of proofs. Millhauser is best known for his 1972 debut novel, Edwin Mullhouse. The novel is seemingly autobiographical, and it's about a precocious writer whose career ends abruptly with his death at age eleven. Millhauser followed with a second novel, Portrait of a Romantic (1977) and his first collection of short stories In The Penny Arcade (1986). In 1997 he won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction for Martin Dressler and, in 2012, the Story Prize for We Others.

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        Suna no onna [Woman in the Dunes] (First Japanese Edition, together with the UK Softcover)

      Tokyo: Shinchosha 1972, 1962. Presumed First Japanese Edition,first printing. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket and printed paper slipcase. Faint offsetting to the endpapers, else Fine. Jacket is lightly toned at the spine and flap folds. Slipcase is moderately toned overall with nicking along the open edges. Text in Japanese. Together with the First UK paperback edition of "The Woman in the Dunes," after the American translation by E. Dale Saunders. Fine condition. Basis for the classic 1965 film "Woman in the Dunes," directed by Hiroshi Teshigahara. The film won the Special Jury Prize at the 1965 Cannes festival, and was nominated for two Academy Awards, for Best Director and Best Foreign Film.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Niels Bohr. Collected works. Volumes. 1-10. (complete)

      Amsterdam, Elsevier Science Publishers, 1972-1998. 4to. 6,662 pp. Numerous figures, calculations, photographs and in each book a index. Uniform gilt-lettered black cloth.* Niels Bohr is perhaps, together with Einstein, the most important physicist of the 20th century. His contributions to science remain of fundamental importance. His collected works consist of the following: volume 1: Early work (1905-1911) by J.R. Nielsen; vol. 2: Work on Atomic Physics (1912-1917) by U. Hoyer; Vol. 3: The Correspondence Principle by J.R. Nielsen; Vol 4: The Periodic System (1920-1923) by J.R. Nielsen; Vol. 5: The Emerge of Quantum Mechanics (Mainly 1924-1926) by K. Stolzenburg; Vol. 6: Foundation of Quantum Physics I (1926-1932); Vol. 7: Foundation of Quantum Physics II (1933-1958) by J. Kalckar; Vol. 8: The Penetration of Charged Particles Through Matter (1912-1954) by J. Thorsen; Vol. 9: Nuclear Physics (1929-1952) by R. Peierls; Vol 10. (Complementary Beyond Physics (1928-1962) by R. Favrholdt. Small stamp on title pages, first few pages of volume 4 slightly cocked and some fait remains of removed paper label on a few spines, otherwise as new.

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg bv]
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        POWER TO THE PEOPLE: THE POLITICAL THOUGHTS OF JOHN LENNON.

      London: New English Library 1972 - Uncorrected Proof Copy of this unpublished book. Original green printed card covers, in the dustwrapper. An excellent FINE copy, without inscriptions or stamps. Illustrated throughout. Complete with the NEAR FINE lightly creased dustwrapper with the publisher's stamp reading "Publication 20 APR 1972" to the underside. The dustwrapper illustration is by Tony Lamb, the image repeated without colour as an illustration in the book. The book had it made publication, would almost certainly have been issued with a laminated hardcover or as a paperback original so the dustwrapper seen here is most likely the proof artwork for the upper and lower covers (a theory further supported by the very thin and completely blank flaps). Loosely laid in is the publisher's slip with the signature in red ink of Mark Howell underneath which Peter Haining has signed and inscribed "The compiler of this little opportunist book which was never published!". Rare. We are aware of only two other copies, both lacking the dustwrapper / cover artwork; one copy in the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library at Emory University, the other sold at auction in 2006 (front cover detached).Provenance: Mark Howell, editor New English Library; then to Peter Haining, editorial director New English Library. The best John Lennon book never published! Compiled from interviews given by Lennon over 1970 and 1971 the book was due to be published by New English Library in April 1972 but was pulled at the last minute. There are several theories for this, the strongest being that the publication might jeopardise John's already troublesome application for his US Green Card, a fight that started following his deportation in February 1972 up until being granted permanent residency in July 1976. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LUCIUS BOOKS (ABA, ILAB, PBFA)]
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        Monument Studies

      Monument Press Pittsburgh: Monument Press. 1972. First printing. Hardcover. Fine. First edition, 1972--number 42 of 50 hand-numbered copies. 12 prints loosely laid in quarto folding portfolio with Nama-inspired decoration on front cover, clean unmarked text, Fine copy. Rare and stunning!

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB ]
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        True Love: Poem

      Published by Toni Savage Press of Leicester First edition 19th March 1972. Broadsheet 4½" x 9¼" 1 pp. Light olive paper, black stamping. Three mono drawings by Rigby Graham. In Fine condition. Member of the P.B.F.A.

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA]
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        Martial Arts Show / Tadashi Yamashita

      Studio City, Calif. : Black Dragon Productions [ca.1972?] - Descriptioin: unpaginated, [20p.], illus., ports. ; 30cm. Summary: Programme for Martial Arts Show and tournmant hosted by Black Dragon Productions, and featuring Tadashi Yamashita. Signed by some of the participants including Tadashi Yamashita, Mrs. Chuck Norris, Kiyoshi Yamakazi and Steve Sanders. Includes signatures inside programme and on front and back covers. Very good paperback copy; edges somewhat dust-dulled and nicked. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. 1 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        The Lines of My Hands

      New York: Lustrum Press, 1972. First American edition. Folio, original black and white wrappers. Signed by Robert Frank on the title page. In near fine condition with some light wear to the extremities. This candid book includes a number of images from Robert Frank's best-known work, Les Americains, a collection of documentary photographs of everyday American life during the 1950s, particularly among the Beats. Also contains photographs of Frank's family, and images made during his travels abroad in Peru, Spain, England, France. "The publication in Japan was confirmation that the stream-of-consciousness style was the prevailing mode in Japanese photography" (Parr & Badger).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        New York New York

      Magyar Helikon, 1972 Hardcover First edition. Very Good+ hardcover with light wear along the bottom boards, light rubbing to two tips, light remains of a sticker to the ffep and light handling wear in a Very Good dust jacket with light wear at the edges and extremities, a short tear with chip to the back at the crown and light chipping at the crown. Black paper-covered boards with crisp gold-stamped title to the front and spine in dust jacket. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. 108 pages, with a foldout list of plates at the rear; 96 b&w photographs, plus 2 plates printed in blue on vellum; 8.25 x 10 inches. Text in Hungarian. An energetic and hallucinatory view of New York City in the late 1960s presented through an "anything goes" embrace of techniques and layout similar to Daido Moriyama. One of the classics of modern photographic literature. See Parr & Badger, The Photobook, p.262-263; Auer, p.540.

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        THE ENERGY OF SLAVES. Signed

      Toronto: Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, (1972)., 1972 First Edition of Leonard Cohen's fifth volume of poetry, Signed by him on the half-title page. 8vo. 127 pp. A near fine copy in mint green cloth, (tiny bump to the top edge of the front board), gilt titles to the spine in a neatly price-clipped bright, fresh near fine dustwrapper. [29891] $1250. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Rule Britannia ( Signed and Inscribed By The Author )

      Gollancz 1972 - A First UK printing published by Gollancz in 1972.The BOOK is in near FINE condition with occasional minor mark on the boards and one superficial scratch on the rear board .The spine tips are slightly pushed with a hint of fading at the tip edges.The orange end papers are clean and bright.The WRAPPER is complete and the wraparound design by Keith Ritchens looks very attractive in the removable Brodart archival protector.There is very mild fading to the spine of the wrapper which does not detract from the overall design.The book has been SIGNED and Inscribed by the author to the title page:' Mabel , with best wishes.yours sincerely Daphne Du Maurier '.Inscribed or signed Du Maurier Titles are very hard to find.A lovely copy and scarce as such with such attributes. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ashtonrarebooks]
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        Wimbledon, A Celebration

      New York: Viking, 1972. Signed by John McPhee and tennis legends Rod Laver, Stan Smith and Ilie Nastase. First edition / First printing. Green cloth. Very near fine in near fine, price-clipped dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Orpheus Books]
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