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        The Lolly-Madonna War ---by Sue Grafton -a signed Copy

      London: Sphere, 1973, 2nd Printing - ----------paperback, a solid Good copy, cover creases and overall wear but a solid copy of this very rare title, faint remainder mark on bottom edge of text block, signed by GRAFTON without inscription, missing from most Grafton collections, the author's 2nd (and scarcest) book, preceded by KEZIAH DANE, by the author of the hugely popular KINSEY MILHONE mysteries, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup (Member of IOBA)]
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        Cyrk Cyrk Cyrk.

      WAG. N.d., (ca. 1973) circusposter, 98 x 67 cm, Z.G.G. zam. nr. 184 - M - 5. Born Nov.8, 1929 in Warsaw, Ý Dec.12, 2000. Graduated from Warsaw ASP (Graphics Division) in 1955. Illustrator, graphic & poster designer. Exhibits : Canada - 1960, Beyruth - 1961, Denmark - 1964, Italy - 1965, Sweden - 1965, Honolulu - 1965. Individual shows : Warsaw - 1962, Vienna - 1963. Many awards : Int'l Exhibit of Film Posters; Vienna 1965 - 2nd Prize for "Nikt nie zna prawdy" film poster; Silver Medal @ Int'l Buchkunst Außtellung - 1971; Gold Medal @ 8 th Int'l Poster Biennale, Warsaw - 1980; Gold Medal @ 5 th Int'l Poster Biennale, Lahti - 1983.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Les Diners De Gala - with 3 Original Photographs [Dali Cookbook]

      Felicie, Inc., New York 1973 - OVERSIZED. 322pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in color illustrated cloth, with binding and hinges tight. The dust jacket is in a protective mylar cover, and is NOT price clipped. Illustrated with color photographs and Dali's art throughout. THREE ORIGINAL 8 X 10" PHOTOGRAPHS LAID-IN. 1) b/w photo of the book with its dust jacket [has small edge stain]. 2) b/w photo of Dali standing above a spread of food, photo used in the book. 3) b/w photo of Dali and a woman, both seated and relaxed, with the woman holding a striped cat (Dali's wife Gala?), photo not used in the book. COOKBOOK WITH RECIPES THROUGHOUT. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member]
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        HISTOIRE DE L ABBAYE ROYALE DE SAINT-DENYS EN FRANCE.

      Editions du Palais Royal,, Paris, 1973 - Belle reedition de l ouvrage in-folio de 1706, avec une lettre-preface de M. le duc de Beauffremont, president du memorial de France a Saint-Denys et une introduction de Herve Pinoteau, secretaire general de l Academie internationale d Heraldique. L ouvrage reproduit les planches depliantes. L abbaye royale de Saint-Denys est le tombeau des rois de France. L ouvrage reproduit aussi les pieces justificatives (chartes, pouille, etc.). Important pour l histoire de la royaute et pour l histoire de France. environ 800 pp. in-folio, Reliure d editeur plein Skivertex, dos lisse, aux armes royales, au premier plat.

      [Bookseller: alphabets]
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        Cheyenne Woman in the Robes of a Secret Society.

      New York: Kennedy Graphics. Distributed graphics by Alan Wofsy Fine Arts. 1973 - Lithograph in four colors on Vélin d'Arches paper. Native American series. 62 x 87 cm. Edition of 100. Hand signed and numbered by the artist. Fern and O'Sullivan, 638. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Poem

      New York: The Phoenix Book Shop. 1973. First. First edition. Fine in self-wrappers with applied label. One of 100 numbered copies (of a total edition of 126) Signed by the poet. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Yannina

      New York: Phoenix Book Shop. 1973. First. Uncorrected proof. 12mo. Oblong sheets, stapled in upper left corner, as issued. Printed on wove paper (Warren Old Style, as watermarked), in contrast to the laid paper of the published book. Fine. One of only six copies produced. A sentence of acknowledgment that was added to the copyright page of the book does not appear in these proofs. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        LES ESSAIS

      A L' ENSEIGNE DU CHANT DES SPHERES - EDITIONS D' ART SEFER, NICE 1973 - 4 volumes au format in-4 de 267 + 293 + 277 + 294 pages , dans une reliure éditeur plein chagrin bleu , dos à 4 nerfs et caissons ornés , les plats sont finement décorés d' iscrustations , de liserés dorés et de motifs à froid , avec pour chaque volume la boite de protection , illustrations en couleurs de DA ROS , tirage à 2140 ex. numérotés , 1 des 300 réservés aux amis de " Plaisir de lire " ( N° 323 ) , ouvrages enrichis des originaux et suites ci-après , à savoir 1 illustration en couleurs placée après la justification du tirage , une suite en noir et bleu des illustrations hors-texte à la fin de chaque volume , les dos sont insolés , autrement très bons exemplaires .

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE PHILIPPE BERTRANDY]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        LES DESCRIPTIONS MERVEILLEUSES. LEONOR FINI.

      EDITIONS D'ART AGORI. 1973 - IN-4 EN FEUILLES (35 X 28 CENTIMETRES. ENVIRON) NON PAGINE DE 100 PAGES, SOUS COUVERTURE REMPLIEE BLANCHE ET COFFRET DE L'EDITEUR RECOUVERT DE PAPIER A LA CUVE. TRADUCTION PAR FRANCOIS XAVIER JAUJARD. ILLUSTRE DE 10 EAUX-FORTES ORIGINALES HORS TEXTE, TOUTES SIGNEES AU CRAYON PAR L'ARTISTE, ET DE 14 VIGNETTES. PREMIER TIRAGE LIMITE A 255 EXEMPLAIRES NUMEROTES. EXEMPLAIRE D'ARTISTE SUR VELIN DE RIVES SIGNE AU CRAYON AU BAS DE LA JUSTIFICATION. PETITES TRACES D'USURE SANS GRAVITE AU NIVEAU DE L'ETUI, SINON TRES BEL EXEMPLAIRE.

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Château de Capens]
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        Franz Liszt: kommt gern zu mir zum Fernsehen

      Westfalischer Kunstveirein, Munster 1973 - Text: Quarta Antonio. cm 21x30; pp. 150; BN; paperback.

      [Bookseller: A&M Bookstore / artecontemporanea]
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        Ristigouche and Its Salmon Fishing with a Chapter on Angling Literature. Edited by Colonel Henry A. Siegel and Harry C. Marschalk, Jr. With an Introduction by Arnold Gingrich and a Notice of Dean Sage by DeWitt Sage.

      Angler's & Shooter's Press, Goshen Connecticut, 1973, - SAGE, Dean. The Ristigouche and Its Salmon Fishing with a Chapter on Angling Literature. Edited by Colonel Henry A. Siegel and Harry C. Marschalk, Jr.With an Introduction by Arnold Gingrich and a Notice of Dean Sage by DeWitt Sage. Goshen Connecticut: The Angler's & Shooter's Press, 1973. Second Edition, limited to 250 copies (of which this is #35). Pp. xxxviii, xvi, 304,[8], plates (two coloured, and signed, by illustrators Charles DeFeo & Ogden Pleissner), fldg. col. map. Lg. 4to. (12 7/8" x 10 1/8"). Full calf, raised bands, with gilt-stamped pictorial design within gilt rules to front board and gilt titling and decorative devices to compartments of spine, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. Name (B. E. Bensinger) of subscriber also discretelystamped in gilt to lower area of front board. Printed on Rives mould made paper and decorated throughout with reproductions of the original etched plates, text vignettes, chapter head-pieces and ornamental initials. The original 1888 edition of this book, of which only 105 copiers were produced, isrenowned among admirers and collectors of American and Canadian angling works for the uncompromising expense of procuring its illustrations and ornamental elements as well as for that lavished on its printing. Notable among those whose artistic talents contributed to the embellishing of the book were the Canadian painter and etcher, Henry Sandham, RCA (1842-1910, see DCB:XIII:923-5), the American etchers Stephen Parrish (father of Maxfield Parrish) and C. A. Platt, British etchers Anna Lea Merritt and Charles Oliver Murray and the Scottish engraver George W. Aikman. Apart from the Gingrich's 'Introduction' and 'Notice of Dean Sage' by Sage's great-nephew, DeWitt Sage, which together occupy 30 pages of text preliminary to the reprinting of Sage's volume itself, the publisher has appended a 20 page bibliography of works devoted entirely or in good part to Atlantic salmon angling. Contents:Chapter I - The River [Restigouche]; Chapter II - Canoes and Indians; Chapter III - Camp Harmony; Chapter IV - The Salmon; Chapter V - Tackle and Howto Use It; Chapter VI - The Salmon of the Matapedia Bridge; Chapter VII -Hours for Angling; Chapter VIII - The [Portage by] Waugan et Infra; ChapterIX - The Season of 1885; Chapter X - The Adventures of 1886; Chapter XI -Angling Literature. This copy comes in a custom-made, felt-lined slipcase of recent making, the slipcase being covered in brown fabricoid in imitationof morocco, and having an ample, and tastefully fashioned, acetate windowon front allowing full view of the book's gilt cover design of an eagle inthe act of attempting to grasping a salmon which has imprudently drifted close to the river surface. Some minor imperfections of gilding to front cover. A fine copy nevertheless. 2,750.00 [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.)]
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        Classic African Animals- THE BIG FIVE *** RARE 1973 Signed Deluxe Folio Edition ** Includes 6 Signed Bob Kuhn Prints!

      Winchester Press, New York 1973 - FINE Collector Grade! Very Scarce, Unique has all 6 framable prints penciled SIGNED by Bob Kuhn! (Bob only signed a couple of sets of these prints that accompanied the book) Deluxe Elephant Folio Limited Edition; limited to 375 signed and numbered copies. SIGNED BY ANTHONY DYER AND BOB KUHN on the limitation page. Brief inscription by Kuhn to former owner. This copy has the set of the Six separate prints housed in the front compartment of the Slipcase; prints are penciled signed and inscribed by Kuhn (rare as such); prints in Fine condition. Condition: FINE, best we have seen; likewise in a Fine Slipcase. The book is one of the most highly sought by collectors of the African Big Five; Tony Dyer and Bob Kuhn Artwork. The prints are of Bob Kuhn's paintings of The Elephant; The Rhinoceros; The Cape Buffalo; The Lion; The Leopard; and a print of Ahmed the Elephant. As most know, Bob and the Dyers were dear friends; a friendship stretching nearly half a century, and half a world. A classic for all times. The book (measures 18 3/4 inches tall!) A unique opportunity for the serious collector. Presented by Nature's Reflections. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Nature's Reflections]
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        THE JUNIPER TREE and Other Tales from Grimm: Two Volumes. VOLUME I: Signed by Lore Segal and Maurice Sendak

      New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Volumes I and II, First Edition, 1973. - First Editions of two volume hardcover set each protected by mylar and housed in original orange paper slipcase. A collection of 27 newly translated fairy tales from Grimm, beautifully illustrated by Sendak. Signed only on half title page of Volume I by Sendak and Segal. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Shepardson Bookstall]
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        MEMOIRES D'UN TOURISTE (fragments).

      - Lausanne, André et Philippe Gonin, 1973. En feuilles : 25,5x33,5 cm. Ouvrage orné de 26 compositions dessinées et PEINTES A LA MAIN par Jean-Pierre Rémon. Couverture rempliée. Avec un DESSIN AYANT SERVI A LA MAQUETTE DE L'OUVRAGE. Chemise-étui en demi-parchemin et toile bleue. Minimes et très discrètes traces d'usage sur la chemise-étui, sinon ensemble en excellent état et de grande fraîcheur. Un des 12 exemplaires sur japon nacré blanc (n° E), signé par l'éditeur et l'artiste. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Librairie de l'Univers]
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        Derriere le Miroir, Heft/ Cahier Nr. 205. .

      Paris, Maeght Éditeur, 1973 - 4°, 27 S., zahlr., teilw. farb. Abb., 3 Originallithographien., Lose Bl. in Kart.-Mappe in Schmuckschuber., Rücken min. beschienen, sonst tadell. Vorzugsausgabe, Nr. 54/150, auf Vélin d?Arches. <Vom Künstler im Impressum signiert. Mit 3 Originallithographien (S. 17, 18-19, 20). Text frz. 2400 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        CHEFS-D'OEUVRE de Pierre Louÿs (in 6 volumes): APHRODITE - LES AVENTURES DU ROI PAUSOLE - LES CHANSONS DE BILITIS - PSYCHE - POEMES LIBRES - LA FEMME ET LE PANTIN

      Paris. 1972, 1973. Les Editions de l' Ibis. - Edition of 6 volumes by Roger Antic, limited to 1572 numbered copies (No. 199 / 1500). Volume I: 215 PP, plus 12 colour plates by Pierre Letellier and 12 colour plates at end of volume. Volume II: 248 PP, plus 12 colour plates by Raymond Brenot and 12 colour plates at end of volume. Volume III: 180 PP, plus 12 colour plates by d'Amandine Doré and 12 b/w plates at end of volume. Volume IV: 210 PP, plus 12 colour plates by De Guily Joffrin, and 12 colour plates at end of volume. Volume V: No pagination, 212 PP, plus 12 colour plates by De Hilaire and 12 colour plates at end of volume. Volume VI: 206 PP, plus 12 colour plates by De Grau Sala and 12 colour plates at end of volume. Cloth cover, gilt decorations on covers, gilt signature of Pierre Louÿs on front cover, gilt title on spine, top edge gilt. Faint foxing spots on outside edges of some volumes. A near fine set. Scarce. 27.3 x 20. Volume I: Aphrodite. Volume II: Les Aventures du Roi Pausole. Volume III: Les Chansons de Bilitis. Volume IV: Psyché. Volume V: Poëmes Libres. Volume VI: La Femme et le Pantin, roman espagnol. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jean-Louis Boglio Maritime Books]
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        Category, Fifty Drawings.

      NY Gotham Book Mart 1973 - One of 100 deluxe copies, signed by the artist and specially bound. A Gorey favorite, with fifty numbered cats, pictured in color, and posed in various settings and manners. Cat number thirty-one wears a striped scarf, standing on the seat of a unicycle with arms crossed. The original drawings of these cats were done to accompany the limited edition of Amphigorey. Spine faded and lightly spotted, else fine in blue cloth, in a toned blue slipcase with a few spots of foxing. (Toledano A50b). [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
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        The Book of Ahania

      Trianon Press for The William Blake Trust, Paris 1973 - Facsimile edition. Quarto. Quarter morocco and marbled paper covered boards. Copy letter W of 26 copies reserved for The William Blake Trust. Fine in fine slipcase with very slight wear. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Three Books from the Fantod Press. Fantod IV. The Disrespectful Summons; The Abandoned Sock; The Lost Lions

      Gotham Book Mart, New York 1973 - First edition. Three volumes in stapled wrappers, in publisher's printed envelope as issued. Books are as new; the envelope is fine. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        DREAMING AMERICA & OTHER POEMS

      Aloes Editions, (np) 1973 - First edition, limited to 176 copies signed by Oates, twenty-six of which are lettered and reserved for the author and publisher. Copy E. Sewn stiff paper wraps with French-fold flaps and printed label and plastic dustwrapper. Designed and printed by Robert Gordon at The Oliphant Press. This copy is also inscribed by Oates to her publisher, Evelyn Shrift, at Vanguard, who published her first books. "For Evelyn, with very best wishes, as always - Joyce 2/8/74." Faint extremity toning and few small edge wrinkles, mostly on the front wrap. Near Fine condition. Oates' signature and especially her inscription are in her former more flowing, cursive style compared to her later minimalist-print signatures. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Revere Books, ABAA & IOBA]
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        FEAR AND LOATHING ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL '72. Signed.

      Straight Arrow Books, San Francisco 1973 - Thompson's third book & second of his Fear & Loathing accounts. 8vo., 506pp., [1] blank, [3] Steadman illustrations, [1] blank, [1] acknowledgements. Signed [Initialed] on the half title by Thompson on an appropriate day: "H.S.T. / Friday 13. Nov 1998". First Edition in a near fine or better First Issue price-clipped dustwrapper with the white photo border present on the back panel. Thompson's off-the-wall Gonzo take on the 1972 Nixon/McGovern Presidential race for the Presidency. One of the scarcest of Thompson's titles to be found signed. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        Fear And Loathing on The Campaign Trail

      Straight Arrow Books 1973 - A very nice copy - clean and square and tight. While the book is a first edition, it has a second state d/j with $7.95 on it. Former owner had a blindstamp and used it on the F.E.P. Signed by Thompson with his charateristic intials HST.Very attractive copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Culpepper Books]
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        If I Die In A Combat Zone Box Me Up & Ship Me Home

      Delacorte Press 1973 - First printing; light edgewear, small closed tears, soiling and a small chip on spine of otherwise bright dust jacket with $5.95 price intact; one crease to front flap and several creases and wrinkling to rear flap of dust jacket; foxing to top page edges of book; pages are tight as though possibly this copy was unread; o/w VG/VG; signed bookplate by Tim O'Brien loosely laid in [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Evergreen Books LLC]
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        Mémoires d?un touriste (fragments).

      Lausanne, André et Philippe Gonin, 1973 - 4°, 88 S., 2 Bl., 26. farb. Abb., Lose Bogen in Umschlag in HPerg.-Mappe in Schmuckschuber., Schuber etwas gebräunt, min. fleckig, sonst tadell. Nr. 28 von 38 Exemplaren (Insgesamt 50 Ex.) sur vélin de Rives. Vom Verleger und dem Künstler im Impressum signiert. Les 26 compositions de l?ouvrage ont été dessinées et peinets à la main dans chaque exemplaire, par Jean-Pierre Remon, à Paris. - Die EA des Textes erschien 1838.- Jean-Pierre Rémon est né le 9 novembre 1928 à Paris dans le XIVe arrondissement, troisième d?une famille de 7. C?est en écoutant sa Mère jouer au piano Bach et Mozart, que l?envie de peindre est née chez le petit Jean-Pierre alors âgé de treize ans. Son entourage familial le sensibilise d?autre part à la littérature et au théâtre. Les origines d?une vocation artistique sont mystérieuses. Elles sont à rechercher dans les joies, les chagrins les plus anciens et les plus enfouis. Chez Jean-Pierre Rémon, la conscience aiguë d?être différent du fait d?une sensibilité hors du commun l?ont, dès la sortie de l?enfance, poussé à dessiner. A quinze ans, il entre à l?École des Beaux Arts de Paris pour y dessiner des plâtres. Il travaille ensuite avec Gilbert Dupuis, directeur de l?Académie Jullian qui lui transmet les bases du métier de peintre. Cette Académie qui fut fermée pendant la guerre ; davantage libre et créative que l?Ecole des Beaux Arts, elle accueillait les peintres étrangers et les femmes ainsi que les amateurs talentueux ; l?avaient fréquentée : Edouard Vuillard, Henri Matisse ou encore Jacques Henri Lartigue. 2500 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        Rembrandt's Hat

      Farrar Straus Giroux, New York 1973 - First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author to Gordon Lish, who published two of the stories in this volume, when he was the fiction editor at *Esquire*: "For Gordon Lish, lovingly, Bernard Malamud." An unusually affectionate inscription for Malamud, and a splendid association. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        LINDBERGH OF MINNESOTA. A POLITICAL BIOGRAPHY

      Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1973), New York - SIGNED on the title page by the author and by the subject's son, aviator Charles Lindbergh, who wrote the foreword. The first biography of the liberal Minnesota congressman of the early 20th century known for his ties to the farming and labor vote. Illustrated with 16-page inset of glossy black-and-white photos as well as political cartoons throughout. Small adhesive remnant at the bottom of the front free endpaper. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        FABLES OF AESOP Printed from the Veronese Edition of MCCCCLXXIX in Latin Verses and the Italian Version by Accio Zucco. - (And:) The First Three Books of Caxton's Aesop Containing the Fables Illustrated in the Verona Aesopus of MCCCCLXXIX.

      Verona Officina Bodoni 1973 - 3 volumes. VERY RARE, LIMITED EDITION, number 26 of only 30 copies. With the Officina Bodoni prospectus laid-in. With 68 woodcuts after Liberale di Verona by Anna Bramanti, all hand-coloured by the Atelier Daniel Jacomet, Paris, coloured after a copy of the 1479 edition in the British library. 8vo, beautifully presented in fine bindings of full vellum decorated with Renaissance style gilt strap-work borders, the spines accomplished in green morocco lettered in gilt, top edges gilt, others untrimmed., in the original morocco-trimmed slipcase. 278, (1); 120, (1); 11, (ii, lxvi, (1) pp. An extremely fine set, as pristine, of this rare issue. THE VERY RARE ISSUE OF ONLY 30 COPIES, SPECIALLY BOUND AND PRESENTED. 'Aesop was born sometime around 620 B. C. in Greece, though the actual city is unknown. Many Grecian cities take credit for his birthright. None of his written fables are extant; but it is certain that his fables were popular in Athens during its most brilliant period of literary history. They were widely revered by such notables as Socrates and Plato.' One of the greatest of all classical works, presented by one of the greatest presses of the twentieth century. Will Carter, himself a fine printer, has said that Hans Marderstieg, the founder of the Officina Bodoni, was "probably the finest pressman the world has ever seen or is ever likely to see." [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA]
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        Marceau, Marcel. [Henry Miller]. Autographed & Illustrated Letter Signed. [SMILE AT THE FOOT OF THE LADDER]

      M.M., Washington 1973 - "Like the clown we go through the motions, forever simulating, forever postponing the grand event. We die struggling to get born. We never were, never are. We are always in the process of becoming" - Henry Miller," - Epilogue. "The Smile At The Foot Of The Ladder, "I have designed my style pantomimes as white ink drawings on black backgrounds, so that man's destiny appears as a thread lost in an endless labyrinth." - Marcel Marceau. Marceau, Marcel. [Henry Miller]. AUTOGRAPHED AND ILLUSTRATED LETTER SIGNED. Washington, 1973 8vo., on blue tinted onion skin. A wonderful rambling letter & as much original art from Marceau in French scrawled across 13 pages [with small humorous illustrations on many pages], all about asking Miller for the rights at whatever price to make a film from Miller's "Smile At The Foot Of The Ladder". [Translation In part] " First of all, I send you my best wishes for the year 1973. . . with all the silences and heart of the Bip [flower]. I saw the drawing in your book. Thank you for including it. / It will always remind me of those unforgettable moments in Berchères. . . I understand you. Here's what it's about, I would absolutely want to produce the movie version of / "The smile at the foot of the ladder" / To put it simply, tell me if the book is still available for me to create an adaptation that will follow your Spirit and your heart. I am ready to buy the movie rights! You know I am just like you. . . Complex. . . but / without ambiguity and loyal! . . It's better to answer to God than to his saints. Also, from you - to me- in all honesty. . . give me the movie rights to the "smile". I wait in silence like a peasant on a mountain. . . I would really like / my first movie to be the "smile at the foot of the ladder". If the rights are taken and no one does anything with them like the American who wouldn&#146;t go anywhere, then please give them to me. . . tell me the cost and I will be in Los Angeles in May. / Right now, we are touring universities and big cities in the United States. You book is really beautiful! I admired your drawings!!! One word from you / would make me happy if you want, Unhappy if it pleases you. . . Your pale Bip [flower]. . . who loves you like a brother / [Elaborate Bip Clown Illustration] Henry Miller With the faithful heart of the Bip [Flower] Always M.M. / If you agree, we will deal with the formalities in Los Angeles in June - (my heart is beating like a little girl's) / Faithfully with my heart and my friendly hand Your Bip Marcel Marceau" Marceau's interest in Miller&#146;s novella "The Smile At The Foot Of The Ladder" is obvious - the book is the story of a clown named Auguste, whose one-dimensional fame causes an existential crisis of identity and a Siddhartha-like quest for spiritual meaning. Time Magazine review from 1948 adds: "Auguste's search for his true identity is a dangerous quest and it ends fatally, but not before he has discovered that &#145;perhaps he was all right just as he was . . . The mistake he had made was to go beyond his proper bounds.&#146; " Karl Orend&#146;s book, Henry Miller&#146;s Angelic Clown: "Reflection on The Smile At The Foot Of The Ladder" (2007, Alyscamps Press) is a thorough analysis of Miller&#146;s 1948 short novel. In his view, "Ladder" may not contain a writer character named Henry, but the clown named Auguste is reflective of the spiritual and philosophical core of Henry Miller. "More than any other text Henry Miller wrote," writes Orend, "The Smile At The Foot Of The Ladder gives us a concise and allegorical vision of the point towards which all his writing was aimed Apocatastasis and the attainment of Samadh." Published in 1948, Smile provided a spiritual ladder or bridge between his Colossus Of Maroussi (1941) & Big Sur & The Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch (1957). Marcel Marceau (1923 - 2007) was an internationally acclaimed French actor & the most acclaimed mime in the world, most famous for his persona as Bip the Clown. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Two Black Forms, Metal Figures.

      Gerald Cramer. 1973 - Two Black Forms, Metal Figures. A lithograph printed by the Curwen Press, published by Cramer, Geneva. Signed, numbered and dated 1973 by the artist in pencil.(Cramer 307) Paper slightly ruckled. No. 36/80 copies. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Bible moralisé. Faksimile-Ausgabe im originalformat des Codex Vindobonensis 2554 der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek. Commentarium Reiner Haussherr

      Akademische Druck- u. Verlaganstalt /Club du Livre, Graz /Paris 1973 - Gran fol., 2 vols. Vol. 1º: X, 72 p. Tela, lomo piel. Vol. 2º: (116) págs. facsimiladas, todas en oro y color. Plena piel, nervios, tejuelo, gofrados geométricos en planos. Estuche con tejuelo. Espléndida edición facsímil, en su tamaño original, del Códice Vindobonensis 2554 conservado en la Biblioteca Nacional de Austria, publicado como el volumen XL de la colección Codices Selecti de la prestigiosa editorial de Graz, en colaboración con el Club du Livre francés. El presente ejemplar consta de dos volúmenes, el primero con el estudio y los comentarios de Haussherr y su traducción al francés por Elisabeth Wintzenrieth, en colaboración con Arlette Kosch y Eberhard König. El segundo volumen, el facsímil propiamente dicho, está formado por 58 espectaculares folios impresos por las dos caras, con soberbios y riquísimos grabados en oro y color, dentro de una doble orla dorada, en medio de las cuales consta el mínimo texto en letra gótica. Impresión de gran calidad de unos ejemplares minuciosamente controlados por expertos. Gran ejemplar. Biblia. Facsímiles. Bibliofilia. Bible. Facsimile. Bibliophilism.

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        LES CHASSEURS DEUX.

      - Paris, Pauvert, 1973. In-8, broché, couverture illustrée, 164 pages, une planche hors-texte. Edition originale. Un des 30 exemplaires numérotés sur alfa mousse, seul grand papier. Celui-ci est enrichi d'un envoi de l'auteur. A noter que seuls les exemplaires de luxe comportent la justification du tirage qui est ici entièrement manuscrite par l'auteur et contresignée par l'éditeur. Bel exemplaire. EDITION ORIGINALE SUR GRAND PAPIER [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        I Promessi Sposi.

      Trec,, Roma, 1973 - Due volumi in-folio (cm. 39), xv (1) 239 (3); (8) 237 (5). Con 38 tavole fuori testo di Ernesto Treccani a colori e stampate su carta forte. Legatura edit. in piena pelle, piatti con grande placca in bronzo raffigurante Manzoni. Dorso a nervi e titoli in oro. Entro custodia. Perfetta conservazione. Questa edizione è stata stampata nell'aprile 1973 in tiratura limitata e numerata e riproduce integralmente in caratteri moderni il testo della edizione ventisettana. I piatti a sbalzo sono opera dello scultore Lucovic Bronislav. La stampa è stata eseguita dalla Tipografia Poliglotta Vaticana su carta a mano con filigrana all'acqua dei fratelli Magnani di Pescia. La rilegatura in tutta pelle lavorata a mano con impressioni di oro zecchino è opera della legatoria Conti Borrone di Milano. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        24 Frottagen. Mit einem Text von Jean Tardieu: Déserts plissés.

      - Zürich, Edition Hans Bolliger 1973. 26,4 : 18,3 cm. 64 unn. S. mit 2 Orig.-Farblithographien in Blau u. 24 Tafeln. Orig.-Broschur in Orig.-Schuber. Erste Ausgabe. &#150; Eines der 77 numerierten Exemplare (Nr. 38) der VORZUGSAUSGABE in denen die beiden Lithographien auf Japon nacré gedruckt und vom Künstler numeriert u. signiert wurden. Auf Vélin de Rives gedruckt. Die Gesamtauflage betrug 607 + 20 + XXX Ex. - Mit der originalgrossen Reproduktion des Skizzenheftes von 1969-70 mit 24 Frottagen. - Cellophanumschlag mit kleinem Randeinriss, sonst tadelloses Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Voyage aux régions Equinoxiales du Nouveau Continent. Sixième partie, section I: Plantes équioxiales. Recueillies au Mexique, dans l'île de Cuba, dans les provinces de Caracas, de Cumana et de Barcelone, aux Andes de la Nouvelle-Grenade, de Quito et du Pérou, et sur les bords du Rio-Negro, de l'Orénoque et de la rivière des Amazones.

      Amsterdam, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1971-1973. - (Reprint of the Paris ed., 1808-1809). 2 vols. Large folio. (XIII)+VII+(I)+234;(XI)+191 pp. With 140 b/w facs. plates. Hardcover. Or. uniform half morocco, spines gilt, marbled boards. VG/--. * 200 copies printed, this copy unnumbered. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        LEGA CULTURE. Art, Initiation, and Moral Philosophy among a Central African People.

      University of California Press 1973 - 268 pages text and 110 plates in b&w. Cloth binding with dust jacket, this a bit worn and lacerated; protected in a not glued plastic foil. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Matlock Paper Uncorrected Galleys Proof

      DIAL PRESS, NEW YORK 1973 - General wear and rubbed cover. No bookplate. No markings. Tight binding. Front and back Cover is slightly detached DATE PUBLISHED: 1973 EDITION: 311 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        ZEITSCHRIFT FÜR WERKSTOFFTECHNIK, 15 Jahrgänge: 4 (1973) - 18 (1987). ISSN 0049-8688. MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY AND TESTING.

      Weinheim : VCH Verlagsgesellschaft, 1973 - 1987.. 9 Bände und mehrere Einzelhefte. Bibliothekseinband. Der Titel stammt aus einer aufgelösten Spezialbibliothek für Luft- und Raumfahrt und ist mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Folgende Jahrgänge sind nicht mit eingebunden (Einzelhefte): 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1979 und 1986. Folgende Ausgaben dieser Jahrgänge sind leider nicht mehr vorhanden: 1/1973, 7/1973, 11/1976, 9/1977, 10/1979 und 3/1986. Einbände berieben und etwas angestaubt. Seiten sauber. Bindungen fest. Noch im guten Zustand. Mehr Fotos und Angaben zu den Versandkosten schicken wir Ihnen gern auf Anfrage. Bitte beachten Sie unser reichhaltiges Angebot an antiquarischen Zeitschriften. zqx mbx jqx

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        Iluminacia. Krysztofa Zanussi' ego.

      WAG LZG, 1973. filmposter, 81 x 57, WAG LZG Z.802 N 14700 R - 57. Original edition of 14.700 copies. Rare. Author : Franciszek Starowieyski. Poster : "ILUMINACJA", 1973. A1 vertical = 23" x 33" (58.5 x 84 cm), color offset. Circulation : 5000. Film : Polish (Tor). Directed by Krzysztof Zanussi. Starring : Stanislaw Latallo, Malgorzata Pritulak. Born 1930 in Krakow. Studied in Krakow and Warsaw, graduated from Warsaw ASP in 1955. Graphic, poster & set designer, painter, cartoonist. Poster designer since 1956. Exhibitions : Canada - 1960, Paris - 1960, Beyrouth - 1961, Warsaw - 1959, 61, 62, Denmark - 1963, Italy - 1964, Sweden - 1965. Awards for : "Lenin" - 1960, "Parasol Sw. Piotra" - 1961, "Teresa Desqueyroux" - 1964; many others (Sao Paulo, Hollywood, Chicago).

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        Diverse Veröffentlichungen ( Broschüren, Heftchen, Sonderdrucke u.a.) viele mit Autorenwidmung , darunter 2 Heftchen mit kleiner handschriftlicher Grußwidmung und Signatur von Karl Barth und ein Heftchen mit Monogram. Widmung von Karl Barth. Insg. 19 Titel . B. Klappert, Die Christologie K. Barts als Anfrage .. ( sign. 1973 ) - W.Koch : Wechselwirkungen zw. Kirchenkampf und Theologie ( 1973 Grußwidmung) - Andreas Lindt : Karl Barth und der Sozialismus ( Grußwidmung Monogr. 1975) - folgend ein Sonderdruck mit Grußwidmung von F.W. Marquardt - dieser mit einem größerem Kaffeefleck von '' von Oppen ''( Dietrich v. Oppen ? ) wohl in Berlin passiert. ( So vom Vorbesitzer mit Bleistift betitelt ) . Ein weiterer Text von F.W. Marquardt ohne Widmung . Das Seinsproblem in der Schöpfungslehre Karl Barths von Gerhard Rödding ohne sign. . Desweiteren von Herrmann Schulte ein Beitrag zum Verständnis Karl Barths der Parusie Jesu Christi mit einer kleinen Widmung aus 1964. Weiterhin von Martin Schwarz : Karl Barth in der Strafanstalt ( Bericht des ev. Pfarrers 1968 ) unsign. + von K.G. Steck eine Gedenkrede aus Karl Barth , unsigniert ( Vorgenannten Broschüren sind eingebunden in einen Halbleinenpappband) . Ein zweiter Halbleinenpappband mit folgendem Inhalt : Menschenwort und Gotteswort in der christlichen Predigt , Thesen vorgetragen 1924 von Karl Barth - hier am oberen Blattrand handschriftl. bezeichnet : Mit herzl. Gruß der Verf. - desweiteren Schicksal und Idee in der Theologie , ein Vortrag von Karl Barth ( 1929) , folgend eine Sonderausgabe aus '' Untergegs '' Fürchtet euch nicht . K. Barth zur Wiederaufrüstung in Deutschland , dann ein kleiner Separatdruck aus Polis Band 7 : Karl Barth , Freiheit ( 4 Seiten) - folgend Karl Barth : Von der Taufe des Joh. zur Taufe auf den Namen Jesu. Nun folgend aus dem EVZ Verlag Zürich : Berner Predigten , Januar 1961 Jahrgang 7 Nr. 1 : Karl Barth: Meine Zeit steht in deinen Händen . Predigt über Psalm 31,16 gehalten am 31.12. 1960 in der Strafanstalt Basel mit einer kleinen Grußwidmung am Titel '' Mit herzlichem Gruß Karl Barth '' folgend mit gleicher Grußwidmung Heft Nr.1 aus 1962 : Was bleibt. ( Hier ist das Deckblatt etwas berieben ) nachfolgend Nr.1 aus 1964 mit der Widmung '' Mit freundlichem Gruß ! K.B. '' Weiterhin Predigt im Gespräch aus 1967. Anschließend : Basler Predigten , HG. E. Thurneysen und Walter Lüthi , Titel : Dennoch bleibe ich stets bei dir , Predigt über Psalm 73,23 gehalten in der Strafanstalt Basel 1954 von Prof. Dr. Karl Barth. Mit einer kleinen Widmung '' D. Schellong, Okt. 54 vom Vf.

      . priv. Halbleinenbände mit Rückentitel. Die Broschüren e.t.c. sind verteilt auf 2 Halbleinenpappbände mit Rückentitel . Exemplare aus der Bibliothek von Prof. Dr. D.Schellong - an diversen Seiten finden sich Bleistiftanstriche, Randnotizen oder Anmerkungen und ähnliches. Die einzelnen Broschüren in jeweils altersgemäß gutem Zustand, gelegentlich angerändert oder knickspurig oder sonstige übliche Lesespuren, Arbeitsspuren und Altersspuren. ///// Diverse Veröffentlichungen ( Broschüren, Heftchen, Sonderdrucke u.a.) viele mit Autorenwidmung , darunter 2 Heftchen mit kleiner handschriftlicher Grußwidmung und Signatur von Karl Barth und ein Heftchen mit Monogram. Widmung von Karl Barth. Insg. 19 Titel . B. Klappert, Die Christologie K. Barts als Anfrage .. ( sign. 1973 ) - W.Koch : Wechselwirkungen zw. Kirchenkampf und Theologie ( 1973 Grußwidmung) - Andreas Lindt : Karl Barth und der Sozialismus ( Grußwidmung Monogr. 1975) - folgend ein Sonderdruck mit Grußwidmung von F.W. Marquardt - dieser mit einem größerem Kaffeefleck von '' von Oppen ''( Dietrich v. Oppen ? ) wohl in Berlin passiert. ( So vom Vorbesitzer mit Bleistift betitelt ) . Ein weiterer Text von F.W. Marquardt ohne Widmung . Das Seinsproblem in der Schöpfungslehre Karl Barths von Gerhard Rödding ohne sign. . Desweiteren von Herrmann Schulte ein Beitrag zum Verständnis Karl Barths der Parusie Jesu Christi mit einer kleinen Widmung aus 1964. Weiterhin von Martin Schwarz : Karl Barth in der Strafanstalt ( Bericht des ev. Pfarrers 1968 ) unsign. + von K.G. Steck eine Gedenkrede aus Karl Barth , unsigniert ( Vorgenannten Broschüren sind eingebunden in einen Halbleinenpappband) . Ein zweiter Halbleinenpappband mit folgendem Inhalt : Menschenwort und Gotteswort in der christlichen Predigt , Thesen vorgetragen 1924 von Karl Barth - hier am oberen Blattrand handschriftl. bezeichnet : Mit herzl. Gruß der Verf. - desweiteren Schicksal und Idee in der Theologie , ein Vortrag von Karl Barth ( 1929) , folgend eine Sonderausgabe aus '' Untergegs '' Fürchtet euch nicht . K. Barth zur Wiederaufrüstung in Deutschland , dann ein kleiner Separatdruck aus Polis Band 7 : Karl Barth , Freiheit ( 4 Seiten) - folgend Karl Barth : Von der Taufe des Joh. zur Taufe auf den Namen Jesu. Nun folgend aus dem EVZ Verlag Zürich : Berner Predigten , Januar 1961 Jahrgang 7 Nr. 1 : Karl Barth: Meine Zeit steht in deinen Händen . Predigt über Psalm 31,16 gehalten am 31.12. 1960 in der Strafanstalt Basel mit einer kleinen Grußwidmung am Titel '' Mit herzlichem Gruß Karl Barth '' folgend mit gleicher Grußwidmung Heft Nr.1 aus 1962 : Was bleibt. ( Hier ist das Deckblatt etwas berieben ) nachfolgend Nr.1 aus 1964 mit der Widmung '' Mit freundlichem Gruß ! K.B. '' Weiterhin Predigt im Gespräch aus 1967. Anschließend : Basler Predigten , HG. E. Thurneysen und Walter Lüthi , Titel : Dennoch bleibe ich stets bei dir , Predigt über Psalm 73,23 gehalten in der Strafanstalt Basel 1954 von Prof. Dr. Karl Barth. Mit einer kleinen Widmung '' D. Schellong, Okt. 54 vom Vf. T25

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        Birds of Prey

      Lansdowne Editions, 1973. Folio, 24 colour plates, 24 black and white plates; a fine copy in full leather, gilt. First edition. A sumptuous and informative guide to each of the 24 species depicted. Number 488 of a limited edition of 500 numbered and signed copies.

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        Den lutherske ikonografi i Norge inntil 1800. I-II.

      Oslo., Utgitt av Riksantikvaren - Forlaget Land og Kirke. 1973. Folio. Originalbind med smussomslag. I kassett. 221 , 269 s. Rikt illustrert.. I serien "Norske minnesmerker". Disse bøkene er uvanlige

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        Ins Gedächtnis der Erde geprägt. Vier Gedichte. Vier Original Holzschnitte von H.A.P. Grieshaber signiert.

      Stuttgart, Edition Galerie Valentien, 1973.. Großformat 35,5 x 46,5 cm. 9 lose Bl. mit 4 Gedichten und 1 Original Farbholzschnitt auf dem Titelblatt sowie 4 lose beiliegende Original Farbholzschnitte gedruckt auf Japanpapier und hinter Passepartout gelegt. Grüne Orig.-Leinenmappe mit 1 Original Holzschnitt auf dem Mappendeckel. Sauberes, sehr gutes Exemplar.. Eins von nur 150 Exemplaren. Die vier Originalholzschnitte einzeln von HAP Grieshaber handschriftlich signiert.

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        In Love & Trouble. Stories of Black Women

      Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York 1973 - Hardcover. First edition. A fine book in a fnear fine dust jacket. a very small area of dampstain to the inside of the jacket. The fourth book by the author of The Color Purple. Signed by the author on the title page. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Gravity&#39;s Rainbow

      The Viking Press, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Viking Press, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. In orange cloth binding, with red stamping to spine, in a first issue dust jacket. In Good condition. The cloth shows soiling, frayed corners, shaken binding, foxing to the side edge of the page block, and some significant damage at the bottom of the front gutter. Previous owner name written in pen on the front free end paper. The dust jacket shows creasing, sunning and overall wear.

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