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        Railways of Rhodesia: The Story of the Beira, Mashonaland, and Rhodesia Railways

      United Kingdom: David & Charles, 1973, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very GoodThe jacket is slightly shelf rubbed.Internally clean.Tightly bound.Very good copy.[R.K] Quantity Available: 1. Category: Trains; ISBN: 0715360256. ISBN/EAN: 9780715360255. Inventory No: zi95.

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        Brixen, Südtirol. Unterdrittelgasse. Acryl auf Platte.

      1973 - Bildmaß: 57 x 48 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), alter unter Passepartout gerahmt ( Künstlerrahmung: Rahmenmaß: 71 x 61 cm ). Gezeigt wird die Unterdrittelgasse in Brixen, Südtirol, im Bildhintergrund schneebedeckte Gipfel. Rechts unten eine verblasste Monogrammierung, das Bild verso vom Künstler signiert, bezeichnet und mit *16.5. 1973* datiert. Das Bild etwas fleckig, ansonsten von guter farbfrischer Erhaltung, das Passepartout etwas fleckig, der Rahmen leicht bestoßen und etwas fleckig. >>> Der 1908 in Hamburg geborene Künstler besuchte von 1922 - 1925 die Kunstgewerbeschule in Hamburg bei Hugo Baumann und war später als Maler in und um Hamburg tätig.<<< ( Literatur: Der Neue Rump: Lexikon der bildenden Künstler Hamburgs - Seite 45 ) ( Bitte beachten: Hier aufgrund der Größe kein Versand, hier nur Selbstabholung bzw. selbst organisierter Abtransport ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )( Please notice: No shipment possible ) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The First Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill: Centenary Limited Edition.

      Library of Imperial History In association With Charles Scribner's Sons and The Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, London 1973 - Centenary limited edition of Churchill's Complete Works, one of only 3000 sets produced. Octavo, original full vellum, 38 volumes. Boards gilt-stamped with the Churchill arms, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, original dark green slipcases, also gilt-stamped with the Churchill arms. In very good to near fine condition. A beautiful set. "To achieve publication, 11 publishing houses in Great Britain, the United States and Canada released their individual copyrights, in exchange for the promise that no other complete collection of Churchill's works would be published until the expiration of international copyright in 2019" (Langworth, 362). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        An extensive printed archive of the noted wood sculptor

      Various publishers, various places 1973-2009. An archive of over 100 items, from the collection of the late Julian Andrews, a long-term supporter and enthusiast of the artist, Head of the Fine Arts Department of the British Council and the author of the primary reference source 'The Sculpture of David Nash'. The collection comprises over forty (primarily solo) exhibition catalogues from shows all round the UK, Europe, the US, Japan, Korea and Australia, and includes the catalogues for his first three solo shows, each written and designed by Nash; various studies and monographs; circa forty exhibition handbills and private viewing invitation cards; plus several books by Nash himself and various ephemeral bits and pieces. Seven of the items bear the artist's signature or inscription. A signed copy of Julian Andrews' exhaustive reference work is also included. A fascinating and wide-ranging archive which would now be virtually impossible to reproduce. A full catalogue of the archive is available upon request.. Soft cover. Near Fine.

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        Breakfast of Champions (Signed w. Drawing)

      Delacorte Press, New York 1973 - Signed and dated by the author on the half-title "Sept 30, 1992 Sagaponack, N.Y." with a full, double-page self-portrait. A Near Fine copy that appears unread, but with slight dustiness to the page block and a small mark on the front end paper. In a Near Fine jacket with slight crinkles at the spine ends, one short tear on the front flap fold and some minor rubbing. Illustrated throughout with Vonnegut's comic drawings. One of the author's most popular Kilgore Trout novels and the basis for the 1999 film starring Bruce Willis, Albert Finney, Nick Nolte and Barbara Hershey, with a short cameo by the author. Near Fine in Near Fine. dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        THE SHRINKING MAN. [Basis for the movie "The Incredible Shrinking Man"]

      London:: David Bruce & Watson,, 1973. First Edition. Fine. SIGNED BY RICHARD MATHESON ON TITLE PAGE without personalization. A Fine hardback First Hardcover Edition First Printing in a Very Good++ Dust Jacket with soil and scuffs. 8vo. 188 pp. Matheson also wrote the screenplay for the 1957 film "The Incredible Shrinking Man."

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        On the Mines

      Cape Town: C. Struik (Pty) Ltd, 1973. First edition of photographer's first book. 56 b/w photographs. 4to. Publisher's gray cloth, fine, in photographically illustrated dust jacket, lightly shelfworn, with old pen price to front flap. Goldblatt achieves a masterful balance between pretty abstraction and biting social commentary in his first monograph, a three-part study of the gold mines of his native South Africa. With a 7 pp. essay by compatriot Nadine Gordimer. Goldblatt "has provided one of the broadest and most objective records of the years of apartheid and the birth of the new South Africa" (Parr/Badger II, p. 114).

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        The Centenary Limited Edition of the Collected Works of Churchill Including: The River War, Second World War, World Crisis, My African Journey, From London To Ladysmith, Mr Broderick's Army, For Free Trade, Savrola, India, Marlborough, The People's Rights, etc

      Library of Imperial History in association with the Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., 1973., 1973. The Centenary Edition, Limited Edition to 3000 sets. This set one of those without the limitation labels affixed to the flyleaves. Complete in 38 volumes, large 8vo. Includes the 4 vols. of Essays published later. Bound in full publisher's vellum with gilt titles to spines, coat of arms stamped in gilt to front boards, all edges gilt. Silk markers present. Including all the green slip-cases, a few rubbed or lightly marked. Bookplate to f.f.e.p. with a small ink numbering to verso. Binding with different degrees of browning to the covers, as is typical with this set, although this one generally quite brighter than usual. Shows extremely well. With numerous maps, charts, photographs and illustrations. This set contains all 50 of Churchill's published titles, to mark the centenary of his birth. Originally published with expectations to a strict limitation of 3000, but in fact only some 1700 sets of 34 volumes were actually issued. This set also includes the matching additional 4 volumes of Essays, published 3 years later. Woods. Appendix VI

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        The Dolphin

      London: Faber & Faber. (1973). The first U.K. edition of this collection of poems, which won the 1974 Pulitzer Prize for poetry. This copy is inscribed by the author to Sonia Orwell, the widow of George Orwell, and a longtime friend of Lowell, particularly during the time his second marriage was ending and his third beginning -- she hosted the wedding party for the couple -- when they were living in England. A nice association copy of an award-winning book. Fine in near fine dust jacket with a paper clip crease and slight rubbing. First Edition. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Miscelánea Histórica Bilbaína;Viajes y memorias; De Pagasarri al Nervión; Calles de Bilbao; La Ría de Bilbao; Epistolario; El Bilbao Anecdótico; Las Tres Rosas de Laibar; Mi Bochito; Paz en la Guerra; Bajo mi Cielo Metalúrgico; Panorámicas y Remembranzas de Bilbao; Cancionero Bilbaíno; Mi Calle; La Sociedad Filarmónica de Bilbao; Divagaciones de un Bilbaíno; Cuadros de la Vida Bilbaína; Buenas Noches Ría-Lexicón Bilbaíno;Memorias de un Bilbaíno; La Belle Epoque Bilbaína; Bilbao a Mediados del Siglo XIX; La Pastelería; Historia de la Sociedad Bilbaína; Sinfonía Bilbaína en Tres Tiempos. Los Caballeros Corregidores del Señorío de Vizcaya. .

      1961-1973. Librería Arturo . - . Bilbao. El Cofre del Bilbaíno nº 144. 27 Vol. . . Cuarto Mayor. Media Piel. Bibliografía / Bibliofilia (Bibliografía - Catálogos), Encuadernación Artística , Vasco-Navarro (Bizkaia) . Colección de los 24 volúmenes de "El Cofre del Bilbaíno" más las dos monografías de la colección "Fuentes para la Historia de Vizcaya" editadas por la librería Arturo de Bilbao. Estas ediciones son muy difíciles de encontrar completas hoy en día, de cuidada impresión y tirada limitada fueron bellamente ilustradas. Recogen todo tipo de monografías históricas, literarias y costumbristas sobre Bilbao y Vizcaya. Ejemplares excepcionalmente encuadernados en media piel con mosaico, nervios y dorados en lomera.

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        Henry Moore Catalogue of Graphic Work [Together with signed lithograph]

      Geneva: Gérald Cramer,, 1973. 1931?-1972. Large quarto. Original brown cloth, titles to spine in white. With the pictorial dust jacket and original brown cloth splipcase. Lithograph size: 175 x 250 mm (sheet size: 235 x 304 mm). Colour frontispiece and illustrations throughout in colour and black and white. Slipcase mildly rubbed at extremities and with a couple of small faint marks. An exceptionally bright and fresh copy in fine condition. Signed limited edition, number 110 of 200 copies signed by Henry Moore. Loosely inserted as issued is a signed lithograph of "Seated Mother and Child" (1973), which is printed on Barcham Green, numbered 35/100 and housed in its original card chemise. This deluxe edition of the catalogue raisonné of the artist's work in the print medium from 1931 to 1972 is illustrated with gorgeous reproductions which truly capture the texture and colour of the prints. Moore's earliest prints, made when he was a student, were woodcuts, but he quickly moved on to etching and lithograph. At the time this book went to press he was experimenting with aquatints in colour and soft ground etching. The preface, by Alistair Grant, is in English, French and German.

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        The First Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill [with] The Collected Essays. Centenary Limited Edition. (38 Volumes)

      London.: The Library of Imperial History, 1973 38 Volumes, complete. Original full vellum, armorial device to upper board gilt, gilt titles to spines, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, silk bookmark bound in, with the slipcases. A few slipcases are lightly bumped, marked or pelling. The books are in perfect condition, no inscription, no bookmark. ***The best edition of the works of Britain's greatest 20th century statesman complete with the four volumes of Collected Essays. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A286, Woods/ICS A146(b), Langworth p. 355. Photos available upon request. Heavy set (60 kg).

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        CROW. From the Life and Songs of the Crow

      London: Faber and Faber / John Roberts Press. 1973. Limited edition. Signed by Ted Hughes and Leonard Baskin. Quarto. Quarter black buckram and grey cloth boards. Titles in gilt to the spine. Printed in Pegasus type designed by Berthold Wolpe on T.H. Saunders mould-made paper at the John Roberts Press. Housed in the original black paper covered slipcase with pink printed paper label to the front. An excellent fine copy, clean and bright throughout. The slipcase a little rubbed and very lightly marked at the extremities. This limited edition of only 400 copies, signed by both the author and the artist includes three new poems which do not appear in the standard 1970 edition. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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        PABLO PICASSO Vol. 26 - Supplement aux années 1907-1909

      Paris: Editions "Cahiers d'Art, 1973 - Gr.4° - 160pp - 426 B/w reproductions. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwrightFirst edition, text in French language. Original boards. In Fine condition [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        FEAR AND LOATHING ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL '72 - SIGNED BY RALPH STEADMAN AND GEORGE S. MCGOVERN

      San Francisco: Straight Arrow Books, 1973. First Edition. New. First Printing. A Fine copy in a Near Fine jacket, with the original price of $7.95 intact. The book appears unread, and the second state jacket is a crisp example, showing absolutely none of the fading to the red and blue colored skull on the spine, a typical problem with this title. Other than a few areas of pinpoint rubbing to the corners and bottom edge, the jacket is as nice as we've ever seen. This copy has been signed by both the illustrator, Ralph Steadman and the subject, former Senator and U.S. Presidential candidate George S. McGovern. Steadman has signed via a specially decorated bookplate, which he affixed to this copy himself at an October 31, 2006 event, where he could not sign books due to a severe arthritis flare-up. McGovern signed the half-title page at a recent event. We presented a few copies of this book to him, and after a brief conversation about his friendship with Thompson, he mentioned to us that these were the only copies he could remember anyone bringing to one of his book signings. McGovern ran against, and lost to, Richard Nixon (an arch-nemesis of Thompson's), and Thompson was one of the few journalists who stuck with McGovern throughout his campaign, resulting in a lifelong friendship. While Thompson is almost universally revered for his book Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, it is far from his best writing. Campaign Trail '72 remains one of the best pieces of political writing written during the 20th century, and along with Thompson's journalistic pieces in The Great Shark Hunt, stands as some of his very best work. A superior copy of book which is almost always found well-worn, signed by both the illustrator/jacket designer and the subject. Publicity material from both events are included with this book.

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        ORIGINAL DRAWING FROM BUKOWSKI'S 'NOTES OF A DIRTY OLD MAN' COLUMN

      Los Angeles: Los Angeles Free Press, [1973]. Single sheet of 8.5 X 11 inch stock, with artwork rendered in pen and black ink. Hint of toning to extremities, else Fine. An original drawing by Charles Bukowski, which ran with his 'Notes of a Dirty Old Man' columns in the November 9-15, 1973 issue of the Los Angeles Free Press. The L.A. Free Press (or "Freep," as it was called) ran from 1964-1978, an important counter-culture publication which eventually had an enormous weekly circulation rate. Once L.A.'s 'Open City' newspaper folded in 1969, the Freep picked up Bukowski's 'Notes of a Dirty Old Man' column and ran with it until 1976. Bukowski's 'Notes' column was likely the single largest contributing factor to the spread of his literary fame, as well as his notoriety for being a hard-drinking, hard-living character. This drawing depicts a room scene where a large-breasted woman in garters and heels is sitting seductively on a chair and ottoman, while a man next to her nervously looks on; the drawing is appropriately captioned "Oh, my God!" The drawing came from the personal collection of L.A. poet-publisher Michael C. Ford, a former Freep staffer to whom Bukowski gave these to at the end of his tenure at the newspaper. While Bukowski did hundreds of drawings throughout his career, very few come to the market, and fewer still have seen publication as this one has. A wonderful drawing which succinctly channels the author's 'Dirty Old Man' personna.

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        LIVRES à gravures du XVIII eme siècle

      du VEXIN FRANCAIS, PARIS 1973 - Volume relié demi chagrin rouge à coins, téte dorée, trés bon état. Ouvrage de référence pour le XVIIIeme.( 6 eme édition ) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Revolutionary Petunias & Other Poems

      New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. (1973). First. First edition. A trifle rubbed at the base of the spine, else fine in very near fine dustwrapper with minimal soiling. Warmly Inscribed by the author on the half-title to Howard Zinn and his wife: "For my sister & brother Roz and Howie with the same love always (even if you get tired of it). Alice Walker. 3/23/73." Howard Zinn was a historian, playwright, and social activist who was very involved in the Civil Rights Movement. Author's third book, and second collection of poetry. Scarce, especially with a good association. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Recollections of Eisenhower [Caption title]

      [Houston, Texas?]: Privately printed, 1973. No. 13 of 30 copies. [2], 27 pp.; [88] ff. facsimiles of correspondence; 127 pp. transcript of interview. 1 vols. 8vo. Black buckram titled in silver. Bottom corners bumped, else fine. Eisenhower&#39;s National Security Advisor Recalls &#39;Ike&#39; "The searing candor which he brought to every issue bespoke his basic honesty."&#11;&#11;Memoir of Dillon Anderson&#39;s long association with President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Anderson was Eisenhower&#39;s Special Assistant for National Security Affairs in 1955-1956, a post created by Eisenhower: "not exactly household words then. In recent years, Henry Kissinger has enlarged considerably the scope and visibility of the role."&#11;&#11;The memoir is organized in four parts: first, the "principal elements" of talks on Eisenhower that Anderson gave in early 1972; second, facsimiles of their correspondence from early 1950 through 1969; third, a facsimile of Eisenhower&#39;s handwritten notes when he articulated the Open Skies Proposal at the Four Power Summit in Geneva, 1955; and fourth, the transcript of a substantial interview with Anderson conducted by John Luter of the Columbia University Oral History Project.&#11;&#11;Inscribed from the author, "For Mary and Norris Darrell, with appreciation and affection, Sincerely, Dillon Anderson, Sept. 1973".

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        Les Diners de Gala

      NY: Felicie, Inc., 1973. hardcover. F/F. 1st edition, 1st printing. Book has light shelf wear. Jacket has minor wear at spine and flap fold ends. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. See KHBOOKS for details.

      [Bookseller: Ken Hebenstreit, Bookseller]
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        IL CODICE ATLANTICO DELLA BIBLIOTECA AMBROSIANA DI MILANO. Trascrizione critica di Augusto Marinoni. Presentazione di Carlo Pedretti. Nota alla trascrizione di Pietro C. Marani.

      Opera in 20 volumi, pubblicata in collaborazione con "La repubblica" e "Il Sole 24 ore". Ristampa della prima riproduzione in facsimile della edizione del 1973. Cm.33x24. Pg.5660 complessive. Con la riproduzione dettagliata di 1120 tavole del fondamentale testo vinciano. Il ventesimo volume contiene gli Indici, per materia e alfabetico. Allegati due fascicoli: "Leonardo: I Codici", a cura di carlo Pedretti e Marco Cianchi (Giunti, Art Dossier) e "Leonardo: I Codici", a cura di Edoardo Villata (Magazine del "Corriere della Sera", 2006). Celeberrima, monumentale opera, la cui presente edizione viene così illustrata: "Questa Edizione del "Codice Atlantico" di Leonardo da Vinci è ristampa della prima riproduzione in facsimile della storica edizione portata a termine agli inizi degli anni Settanta da Giunti editore, che in oltre quarant'anni di ricostruzione del "Corpus vinciano" ne ha reso fruibile la più vasta raccolta documentale. Particolari tecniche di riproduzione dei documenti originali hanno restituito in repliche perfette disegni e manoscritti - ridotti ora solo di dimensioni - cui s'accompagnano le trascrizioni e i commenti delle tavole, strumenti critici e filologici indispensabili al lettore per apprezzare appieno la genialità di Leonardo".

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        Linear and multilinear algebra. International Journal.

      Reading, Taylor & Francis, 1973/74-2001.. Bände 1 - 48 in 28 Bänden. Rote Bibliotheksleineneinbände.. ISSN: 0308-1087. Titel rückseitig gestempelt und Buchrücken mit Bibliotheks-Signatur-Schild.

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        Thoroughbreds I Have Known. With foreword by Whitney Tower and commentary by Juno Cole Weyer with an introduction by the Artist

      South Brunswick and New York: A.S. Barnes, 1973. Unnumbered copy from a deluxe issue of 60 copies, signed by the author. With 52 full color plates and other illustrations by the author. 304 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Original full burgundy morocco, gilt borders and ornaments on upper cover, panelled spine with emblematic devices, t.e.g. Fine copy in publisher&#39;s original morocco-backed folding box. Lacking the portfolio of 4 collotype reproductions. A splendid collection of thoroughbred portraits by America&#39;s foremost painter of horses.

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        Ways Of Seeing

      New York: Viking Press, 1973. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by John Berger on the title page. John Berger's Ways of Seeing is one of the most stimulating and the most influential books on art in any language. First published in 1972, it was based on the BBC television series about which the (London) Sunday Times critic commented: "This is an eye-opener in more ways than one: by concentrating on how we look at paintings . . . he will almost certainly change the way you look at pictures."

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        Journal of Soviet Mathematics. Ab Band 68 Journal of Mathematical Sciences.

      New York, Consultants Bureau, 1973-1998.. Bände 1 - 92 in 94 Bänden. 4°. Grüne Bibliotheks-Leineneinbände mit Rückenvergoldung.. ISSN: 0090-4104, 1072-3374; Titel rückseitig gestempelt und Buchrücken mit Bibliotheks-Signatur-Schild. Titelblätter von den Bänden 1-4 als Fotokopie ergänzt.

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        Title card illustration for the opening credit of The Sting, titled "A Bill/Philips Production of a George Roy Hill Film," and showing the camera operator, director, and others filming a scene

      1973. Pen and ink, watercolor and pencil heightened with white on cream paper. 27 x 42 inches. Framed. Fine. The original illustration for the second of four title cards used in the opening credits of the classic 1973 motion picture "The Sting"

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        Thoroughbreds I Have Known. With foreword by Whitney Tower and commentary by Juno Cole Weyer

      New York: A.S. Barnes, 1973. No. 32 of 60 deluxe copies, signed by the author with a portfolio of four signed collotype reproductions. With 52 full color plates and other illustrations by the author. 1 vols. 4to. Original full burgundy morocco, gilt borders and ornaments on upper cover, panelled spine with emblematic devices, t.e.g., A FINE COPY in publisher's original morocco-backed folding box. A splendid collection of thoroughbred portraits by America's foremost painter of horses.

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        The Tamarind Seed (Original screenplay for the 1974 film, with six original film still photographs)

      AVCO Embassy Pictures, London 1973 - Draft script for the 1974 film. From the collection of still photographer Bob Willoughby. Rainbow copy with blue, pink, and white leaves. Included are six vintage black-and-white single weight reference still photographs from the film.Bob Willoughby (1927-2009) studied with Saul Bass at the Kann Institute of Art in Los Angeles, worked as a photographer for magazines such as "Life," "Look," and "Harper's Bazaar," and as a set photographer for every major studio, documenting some of most important films of the era and creating intimate portraits of some of Hollywood's greatest celebrities. Willoughby moved his family to County Cork, Ireland in 1972, working on only a handful of films through the late 1970s and early 1980s (this was one of his final films), though he would continue to photograph, exhibit, and publish books for the remainder of his life. Based on Evelyn Anthony's 1971 novel, about a woman on holiday in the Caribbean who meets a handsome Russian. Judith Farrow (Andrews) meets Feodor Sverdlov (Sharif), and together they visit all the beautiful spots on the island, but Judith's ties to the British government, and Feodor's to the Russian government cause problems for their romance. An underrated but serious look at espionage in the Cold War.Set in Barbardos and shot on location there, and in London and Paris. Yellow studio wrappers, marked copy No. 122. Title page present, dated April 1973, with credits for screenwriter Edwards. 127 leaves, mimeograph, with pink and blue undated revision pages throughout. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good bound internally with two silver brads. Stills Near Fine. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Breakfast of Champions [Proof Copy]

      (NY): Delacorte Press. (1973). The uncorrected proof copy of this novel that was Vonnegut's fiftieth birthday present to himself and his characters: in the book Vonnegut grants many of his previous characters their freedom (most notably Kilgore Trout who, unable to make it on the outside, returns in later books). Tall sheets, bound in green wrappers. A few strips of sunning and a corner crease on the rear cover. Near fine. First Edition. Softcover.

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        The First Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill [with] The Collected Essays. Centenary Limited Edition. (38 Volumes)

      London.: The Library of Imperial History, 1973 38 Volumes, complete. Original full vellum, armorial device to upper board gilt, gilt titles to spines, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, silk bookmark bound in, with the slipcases. A few slipcases are lightly bumped, marked or pelling. The books are in perfect condition, no inscription, no bookmark. ***The best edition of the works of Britain's greatest 20th century statesman complete with the four volumes of Collected Essays. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A286, Woods/ICS A146(b), Langworth p. 355. Photos available upon request. Heavy set (60 kg).

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        Les véritables créateurs et falsificateurs de Dada, du surréalisme et du lettrisme [1965-1973].

      Paris, Lettrisme, 1973 - Grand in-4, 146 pages, broché, couverture imprimée et illustrée d&#146;un collage de Maurice Lemaître, signé. Edition originale. Un des XXV exemplaires sur vélin d&#146;Arches. Exemplaire No.XXIV. Tiré à 1000 exemplaires ordinaires sur bouffant Navarre et 50 exemplaires sur vélin d&#146;Arches dont 25 exemplaires numérotés de 1 à 25 par l&#146;auteuret 25 exemplaires numérotés de I à XXV, signéspar l&#146;auteur présentés dans un emboîtage original[250 X 308 X 60 mm] avec un frontispice original de Maurice Lemaître et une sculpture en plâtre [250 X 308 X 60 mm] de Maurice Lemaître &#147;Le combat de Lemaître, tablette mnémotechniquepour un roman oral etsupertemporel&#148;, signée et numérotée par l&#146;artiste. Une histoire de Dada et du surréalisme tendant à démontrer les réels apports du lettrisme. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Flashman at the Charge

      Barrie and Jenkins 1973 - A mint copy in mint wrapper .The only way to check fade on the wrapper spine is to scan it. I have a copy that looks totally unfaded but after scanning you can clearly see the lighter colour . [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        Introduction à un traité de mathématiques (1964) précédée de Explication et développement de mon apport dans les mathématiques (1952-1972).

      Paris, Publication PSI, 1973 - In-4, 47, (3) pages dont 11 planches hypergraphiques, broché, couverture imprimée. &#149; Un des 30 exemplaires de tête, sur vélin d&#146;Arches, numérotés et signés par Isidore Isou, comportant en plus des hypergraphies originales signées de Lemaître, Curtay, Satié, Sabatier, Hachette. et contenu dans un emboîtage. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Lecointre-Drouet ]
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        Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure

      NY:: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1973. Hardcover. 0151730857 . Made into the 1987 film. First printing. Light foxing on edges, else near fine in a near fine (light corner creases to flaps) dust jacket.; 308 pages .

      [Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Pink Elephants. Summer 1973. The Greeting Cards.

      London. Art for All. Gilbert & George. 1973.. 8 Karten. 20,3 x 12,7 cm (auf) 20,3 x 25,4 cm. Jeweils 4 S. OKarton. Die letzte Karte durch den Versand auf dem Postweg mit sehr dezenter Knitterspur an der oberen rechten Ecke, sonst aber tadellos Exemplar.. Vollständige Serie der konzeptuell postalisch versandten Fotoklappkarten. Die 8 Karten der Serie Pink Elephants, betitelt mit "Dom Perignon", "Bristol Cream", "The Majors Port" und "London Dry" enthalten jeweils einen Text von Gilbert & George und sind alle von den Künstlern in brauner Tinte handschriftlich signiert. Dabei jeweils die an eine Person adressierten Kuverts mit dem roten Stempel "Pink Elephants", handschriftlicher Empfängeradresse und verso als Siegel der rote GG-Stempel. Die Serie wurde im Herbst 1973 an ausgesuchte Personen verschickt, je eine Karte die Woche über einen Zeitraum von acht Wochen. [Vgl. Gilbert & George 1968 to 1980. Eindhoven 1980, S. 128 - 129 mit Abbildungen und Wiedergabe der Texte]. Recht selten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Schottische Symphonie (Aus Celtic). Requiem of Art. Herausgeber Bernd Klüser und Jörg Schellmann.

      München. Edition Schellmann. 1973.. Auflage 500 Exemplare. 2 LP's. 12". OKarton-KLapp-Cover. Cover auf beiden Seiten mit Abdruck der Platten, teils etwas angestaubt und marginal nachgedunkelt. Platten mint! Insgesamt sehr gutes Exemplar.. Enthält 2 Langspielplatten: Joseph Beuys / Henning Christiansen. Schottische Symphonie (Aus Celtic). Aufnahme: College of Art, Edinburgh, 21.8.1970, Mono, 44 Minuten / Henning Christiansen Op. 50, Requiem of Art (Fluxorum Organum II). Sound Peter Sakse, Stereo 36 1/2 Minuten. Nummer 192 von 500 nummerierten Exemplaren. Heute recht selten. [Vgl. Schellmann 83; Broken Music S. 100; Schraenen S. 71; Giogio Maffei. Records by Artists, S. 46].

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Tropische und Subtropische Pflanzenwelt.

      Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur; Wiesbaden[später Stuttgart], Franz Steiner,, Mainz, 1973 - Jahrgänge 1-100 komplett + 101 Register über alle Bände. Mainz, Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur; Wiesbaden[später Stuttgart], Franz Steiner, 1973-2002. 24,5 cm. In 12 gleichmäßige Bände gebunden. Original Leinen (Hardcover) m. ggpr. Rückentiteln. Neuwertig. Sprache: deu Original Leinen (Hardcover) m. ggpr. Rückentiteln. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bibliotheca Botanica]
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        Thoroughbreds I Have Known. With foreword by Whitney Tower and commentary by Juno Cole Weyer

      New York: A.S. Barnes, 1973. No. 32 of 60 deluxe copies, signed by the author with a portfolio of four signed collotype reproductions. With 52 full color plates and other illustrations by the author. 1 vols. 4to. Original full burgundy morocco, gilt borders and ornaments on upper cover, panelled spine with emblematic devices, t.e.g., A FINE COPY in publisher&#39;s original morocco-backed folding box. A splendid collection of thoroughbred portraits by America&#39;s foremost painter of horses.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller ]
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        South of No North

      Black Sparrow Press, Los Angeles 1973 - First Printing. "Stories of the Buried Life". An early short story collection by Bukowski. Number 80 of 300 copies signed by Bukowski. Book is protected in a clear acetate dustjacket. A perfect copy, scarce in this condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Cahill Rare Books]
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        Cetology. A Systematized exhibition of the whale in his broad genera: natural history excerpts from "Moby Dick" edited and illustrated by Ronald Keller

      New York: The Red Angel Press. 1973. Unique copy, bound by Michael Wilcox, from an issue of 100 copies, each signed and numbered by the printer / publisher / artist, Ronald Keller, all on straw-colored laid paper for text, 7 original woodcuts printed on straw-colored Nideggen paper. Page size: 9-5/8 x 10-3/4 inches; 48pp. Bound by Michael Wilcox: full morocco with teal, tan, black, blue and red onlays, gilt stamped with custom-made tool about 9/16 inch in shape of a whale with fins, scales, etc. the gilt whales starting at top of front panel and descending down across to bottom corner of back panel as if a pod of whales seen in the sea; the abstract colored onlays are outlined in gilt fillets, two red onlays on front panel hinting at whale's open mouth, with gilt filet "teeth," back panel with dolphin in blue and tan outlined in gilt fillets at top outer corner, double rules blocking front panel into 1/3 and 2/3 space and equal thirds on back panel, the whole forming a prismatic view of the sea and it's denizens; brown and white silk headbands, brown marbled endpapers within red turn-ins with gilt fillet rule, signed on back turn-in in gilt on black ground, "Wilcox / 1982" original brown paper wrappers with woodengraving in black of whale skeleton. Housed in a custom-made tan clamshell box with author and title stamped in gold tilt on back morocco, box a bit bowed at close. An extraordinary and lovely binding from the well-known master bookbinder, Michael Wilcox, commissioned by the late Dr. Thomas Evans, a noted Pennsylvania collector of fine bindings and livres de peintres. Michael Wilcox, who started his career as an English trade binder in 1955, moved to Canada in 1962. He has created some of the finest examples of "designer bindings" - mastering the technical skills of binding with the artistic vision necessary to make a truly beautiful book, interpreting and expressing the contents of a book though a new medium and a new voice. Long out of print from Red Angel Press, CETOLOGY is one of Ronald Keller's earliest titles (second?). He has hand set the text and printed it letterpress in Plantin and Times Roman. The seven original woodengravings, two of which are triple-gate folds, are surrounded by shaped texts which form the outline of the whale. Two woodengravings are printed in black and brown; the remaining woodcuts are printed in black and grey. The size of each mammal is in proportion to the others. A most ambitious book for a beginning press, it is quite successful, giving real weight to Melville's words, not to mention the whales themselves. Perfectly complemented by Michael Wilcox's complex, elegant binding, this is a most beautiful book. See an Image.

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.]
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        The West and the Pacific Basin.

      Menlo Park, Calif. 1973 - Gouache painting. 6 x 16-3/8 inches. (155 x 415 mm.). Matted, framed and glazed. Signed, dated 1973 and annotated on the mount: Design for Tile Mural * Sunset Publishing Company Offices * Palo Alto [actually Menlo Park]. Literature: Millard Sheets. One-Man Renaissance by Janice Lovoos and Edmund Penney, p. 149. Communication from Sunset Magazine on April 28, 2005: The mural by Millard Sheets is located at our Entertainment Patio . It is in wonderful condition inspite of all these years! It is located on a wall that closes off a small patio from the Test Garden. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Elektrische Triebfahrzeuge. Ein Handbuch für die Praxis sowie für Studierende in 3 Bänden: Band 1: Allgemeine Grundlagen und Mechanischer Teil; Band 2: Elektrischer Teil und Spezialfahrzeuge; Band 3: Tabellen und Tafeln.

      Wien u.a., Springer, 1973. 2., neubearbeitete und erweiterte Auflage. 28x20 cm. Band 1: XX, 1069 Seiten, 1210 Abbildungen. Band 2: XIII, 1048 Seiten, 1276 Abbildungen. Band 3: Ringordner mit 4 Falttabellen u. 42 zum Teil farbige Falttafeln, somit vollständig. Leinen, Schutzumschläge leicht beschädigt. Schnitt sowie wenige Blatt schwach stockfleckig, ansonsten, gute saubere Erhaltung..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ballmert]
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        Cetology. A Systematized exhibition of the whale in his broad genera: natural history excerpts from "Moby Dick" edited and illustrated by Ronald Keller.

      The Red Angel Press, New York 1973 - Unique copy, bound by Michael Wilcox, from an issue of 100 copies, each signed and numbered by the printer / publisher / artist, Ronald Keller, all on straw-colored laid paper for text, 7 original woodcuts printed on straw-colored Nideggen paper. Page size: 9-5/8 x 10-3/4 inches; 48pp. Bound by Michael Wilcox: full morocco with teal, tan, black, blue and red onlays, gilt stamped with custom-made tool about 9/16 inch in shape of a whale with fins, scales, etc. the gilt whales starting at top of front panel and descending down across to bottom corner of back panel as if a pod of whales seen in the sea; the abstract colored onlays are outlined in gilt fillets, two red onlays on front panel hinting at whale's open mouth, with gilt filet "teeth," back panel with dolphin in blue and tan outlined in gilt fillets at top outer corner, double rules blocking front panel into 1/3 and 2/3 space and equal thirds on back panel, the whole forming a prismatic view of the sea and it's denizens; brown and white silk headbands, brown marbled endpapers within red turn-ins with gilt fillet rule, signed on back turn-in in gilt on black ground, "Wilcox / 1982" original brown paper wrappers with woodengraving in black of whale skeleton. Housed in a custom-made tan clamshell box with author and title stamped in gold tilt on back morocco, box a bit bowed at close. An extraordinary and lovely binding from the well-known master bookbinder, Michael Wilcox, commissioned by the late Dr. Thomas Evans, a noted Pennsylvania collector of fine bindings and livres de peintres. Michael Wilcox, who started his career as an English trade binder in 1955, moved to Canada in 1962. He has created some of the finest examples of "designer bindings" - mastering the technical skills of binding with the artistic vision necessary to make a truly beautiful book, interpreting and expressing the contents of a book though a new medium and a new voice. Long out of print from Red Angel Press, CETOLOGY is one of Ronald Keller's earliest titles (second?). He has hand set the text and printed it letterpress in Plantin and Times Roman. The seven original woodengravings, two of which are triple-gate folds, are surrounded by shaped texts which form the outline of the whale. Two woodengravings are printed in black and brown; the remaining woodcuts are printed in black and grey. The size of each mammal is in proportion to the others. A most ambitious book for a beginning press, it is quite successful, giving real weight to Melville's words, not to mention the whales themselves. Perfectly complemented by Michael Wilcox's complex, elegant binding, this is a most beautiful book. See an Image. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis Inc., ABAA]
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