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        Eyelids of Morning: The Mingled Destinies of Crocodiles and Men

      Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, 1973 Hardcover SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Very Good with light wear at the extremities in a Very Good+ price-clipped dust jacket with a touch of wear at the extremities and edges. A nice copy. Light purple cloth-bound hardcover with crisp silver title to spine. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs by Peter Beard; text by Alistair Graham. 260 pages; 16 color plates plus 400 b&w plates and text illustrations; 9 x 12.5 inches. SIGNED BY BEARD on the half title, inscribed, with an outline of his hand and a landscape drawn to incorporate an illustration of a crocodile. A documentary look at the crocodile's profound influence on the native people of Africa as reflected in their myths, symbols, and everyday lives--and the devastating impact that these people, as well as hunters, explorers, and developers, have had on the crocodile's existence. The text and margins are sprinkled with 18th and 19th century engravings, archival photos, and Beard's drawings, and alternate between portfolios of his photographs.

      [Bookseller: A&D Books]
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      Jonathan Cape London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine/No. Uncorrected Proofs copy in bound wrappers. The author's best known work and source for the film of the same name. SIGNED by the author on the title page. A near fine example of this scarce state.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A. ]
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        Gravity's Rainbow

      Viking, New York 1973 - Hardcover. First edition. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. A couple of nicks to the jacket tips. A lovely copy of this 20th century classic novel. A lovely, tight copy with bright orange topstain. No spine sagging to the 760 page book. Owner bookplate on the front pastedown. This is a review copy with publisher's material laid in. Book is from the collection of the late, noted Oklahoma book collector Larry Owens. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sawtooth Books, ABAA]
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        Liber Accusationis in Paulum Sextum. A notre Saint Père le Pape Paul VI par la gr ce de Dieu et la foi de l'Eglise, juge souverain de tous les fidèles du Christ. Plainte pour hérésie, schisme et scandale au sujet de notre frère dans la foi, le Pape Paul V

      1973. in4 Broché

      [Bookseller: crealivres]
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      Los Angeles: Zeitlin & Ver Brugge, 1973.. Quarto. Stiff pictorial wrappers. Bookplate, otherwise about fine in edgeworn pictorial slipcase with small sticker mark in corner of one panel. First edition, deluxe issue. Prefatory note by Peter Morse. Illustrated with 32 color lithographs drawn directly on the plates by Charlot. From an edition of one thousand copies, this is one of only thirty-two copies including an original color drawing made in preparation for the lithograph (in this case, #5 "Bedtime"), as well as the key, twelve progressive proofs of the lithograph and an additional final impression. Also inserted in back is another example of the lithograph "Hawaiian Swimmer," signed in pencil by the artist in the margin. Charlot has also signed the colophon, as has Lynton R. Kistler, who printed the lithographs. Published to mark the 40th anniversary of the publication of Charlot's first PICTURE BOOK.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Biennale 1964, poster. From 'Les Nouveaux Réalistes (Realistes). Moderne Kunst-Auflagen'. FINE COPY.

      Milan, Ars Viva Edition, 1973 - Milan, Ars Viva Edition, 1973. Color photo offset lithograph, 50 x 50 cms., housed in cardboard envelope with letterpress-title on front cover. Signed 'Hains' in pencil in the lower right. Numbered '450/600' in the lower left. Supposedly from an edition of 600 copies at the most.

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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      London: David Bruce & Watson,. [1973]. boards.. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with red ink on spine panel. faded to pink, tiny spot to rear panel, and clipped price. (#141830). First hardcover edition. "The classic SF horror tale of a man who steadily shrinks and shrinks until he disappears into a microcosmic world. There is some gobbledygook about atomic radiation being the cause of all this, but basically it's a psychological fantasy -- and a remarkably powerful one. " - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition, p. 327. This Bruce and Watson edition includes an introduction by Kingsley Amis. A effective 1957 film, "The Incredible Shrinking Man," directed by Jack Arnold is based on a screenplay written by Matheson. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-721. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-219. Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 18. King list, p. 390. Winter list, p. 270.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        George Heriot (1766-1844 ) beautiful book format

      Montreal: Editions La Frégate, 1973. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Slip Case. LE Author signed. GORGEOUS SUEDE COPY IN LARGE BOOK FORAMT 13" x 10" Very Good+ to Fine. 16pp, 78pp (image on every other page) , 6pp,[4]blank #73 of 110 copies numbered (120 printed in total and 10 labeled HC) Bilingual book (separate French and English pages. Paper with deckled edges. Suede slip case and book covers and one of the most attractive to see and touch produced - beautiful!, Canadian Quebec Listed Artist privately produced JOUVANCOURT, Hugues de [1918 - 1978]

      [Bookseller: Lord Durham Rare Books Inc. (IOBA)]
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        Annuario della EST Enciclopedia della Scienza e della Tecnica.

      Subject: (Scienze - Enciclopedie). Milano, Mondadori, 1973/1979, sette volumi in-4to legature in tutta tela editoriale con sovraccopertine illustrate a colori, ciascun volume di circa 500 pagine (3.500 quindi in totale) con numerosissime illustrazioni in nero e a colori n.t.

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA PIANI]
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        North Vietnamese Diary and Photo Album

      [N.p.: n.p., 1973-1974]. Near fine in soft boards.. Unique handwritten diary and photo album by North Vietnamese war correspondent and photographer Le Minh Truong, documenting his journey along the Ho Chi Minh Trail from North Vietnam to Saigon between 1973 and 1974. Le Minh Truong was one of the most venerated photographers in Vietnam during the second half of the 20th century, recognized for his black-and-white photographs, styled in the tradition of Social Realism, but never at the expense of art. A pioneering documenter of the Ho Chi Minh Trail, Truong famously developed his photographs while on location, carrying chemicals along his trek and washing his prints in nearby streams. This notebook comprises Truong's revered images of this politically significant route, viewed as both a supply lifeline to South Vietnam and a contributing factor to the North's victory. During his lifetime, Truong was featured in various international exhibitions and publications, including the 2002 National Geographic book Another Vietnam: Pictures of the War From the Other Side and the corresponding exhibition at the International Center for Photography, New York. At the time of his death in 2012, an exhibition of over 100 prints of his work was staged at the Vietnam News Agency. This diary includes approximately 120 pages of writing and photographs, many with evocative thumbnail images in place of text, or supplementing it; approximately 216 photographs in all. Subjects vary, with images of fellow soldiers and armed troops alongside photos of family members, flowers, and the Vietnamese countryside. The photographs are accompanied by approximately 16 pages of text in Vietnamese, written in a meticulous script, composed largely in six-line stanzas of verse. An Air Mail letter from Paris, addressed to Le Minh Truong, has been laid in. An incredible document of civilian and military life in wartime Vietnam and a unique collection of vintage prints by one of the most critically acclaimed Vietnamese photographers of the 20th century.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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      London: Oxford University Press, 1973. cloth for first 22 volumes, dust jackets on the five supplements. 10295|11197|12392|12977/OK. thick 8vo. cloth for first 22 volumes, dust jackets on the five supplements. 27 volumes. Complete set up to 1950 of this standard work biographically describing thousands of British subjects. Volume 22 is the supplement to the first 21 volumes covering the period up to 1900. Followed by five volumes of supplements covering the 20th century up to 1950. Library stamp on front pastedown of all volumes (only library marking).

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Breakfast of Champions

      Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence, 1973-05-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. New York: Delacorte Press, 1973: First Edition, First Printing with "First Printing" stated on the copyright page. In an original dust jacket with the price of $7.95 intact. Signed by the author in black ink on the title page, with a little asterick below his name. In About Very Good condition, in a Good+ dust jacket. The book and jacket show overall signed of age and wear. Clean text. Sound binding. Faint, sporadic foxing to pages; Side edge of page block and prelims foxed. Cloth lightly soiled, with one corner lightly frayed. Light roll to spine. The dust jacket shows sunning to the spine, light edge wear, creasing, and light soiling. A nice first printing copy; rare signed.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        Femmes et Chevaux. (La Parade; Le Triomphe; L'Adoration; Hippofemme.)

      Paris: Editions d'Art de Francony, 1973. Suite of 4. Drypoint etchings in colours on Auvergne paper. Plate sizes approx: 21.9 x 14.8 cm. Sheet sizes approx: 45.2 x 31.7 cm. Excellent condition. Artist's proofs aside from the edition of 300. Signed in pencil lower right by Dali, initialled EA lower left.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Vermillion Sands - SIGNED by Ballard

      Cape 1973 - A first edition, first printing, published by Jonathan Cape in 1973. A very fine book with red top-stain still vibrant, SIGNED without dedication to the title page by Ballard in blue pen. In a very fine unclipped wrapper with the original price of £2.25 still present. A short-story collection set in an imaginary vacation resort called Vermilion Sands which suggests, among other places, Palm Springs in southern California. The characters are generally the wealthy and disaffected, or people who make a living off them, and parasites of various kinds. An ‘as new’ signed Ballard first edition and the first of this title we have seen signed in many years. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Fine & Rare Books PBFA]
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        'Vermillion Sands' First UK Edition SIGNED

      A first edition, first printing, published by Jonathan Cape in 1973. A very fine book with red top-stain still vibrant, SIGNED without dedication to the title page by Ballard in blue pen. In a very fine unclipped wrapper with the original price of £2.25 still present. A short-story collection set in an imaginary vacation resort called Vermilion Sands which suggests, among other places, Palm Springs in southern California. The characters are generally the wealthy and disaffected, or people who make a living off them, and parasites of various kinds. An ?as new? signed Ballard first edition and the first of this title we have seen signed in many years.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        The Samuelson Sampler

      Glen Ridge, New Jersey: Thomas Horton and Company, 1973. First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. In very good condition. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. Paul Samuelson is one of the developers of both neo-Keynesian and neoclassical economics, the latter of which still dominates mainstream economics. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for having written considerable parts of economic theory, and he is one of the ten Nobel Prize winning economists still signing the Economist's statement opposing the Bush tax cuts. One of Samuelson's many novel contributions was that he generalized and applied mathematical methods developed for the study of thermodynamics to the field of economics. His inspiration for doing so came, in part, from his mentor, polymath Edwin Bisdwell Wilson who was a former Yale student of the founder of chemical thermodynamics, Willard Gibbs. Samuelson, therefore, is a successful example of interdisciplinarity, and he combined these ideas in his magnum opus Foundations of Economic Analysis (1947).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Trentatre poesie. Con quattro acqueforti originali di Bruno Saetti.

      Subject: (Arte - Letteratura). Milano, M'Arte, 1973, 8vo ril. mezza pelle e tela con cofanetto rigido, pp. 68 con quattro acqueforti originali, num. e firmate, di Bruno Saetti (cm 15 x 24) firma autografa di Valeri al colophon. Edizione unica di 150-XXV es. num. (n 35) [Jentsch, 1993]

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA PIANI]
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        Gravity's Rainbow

      New York: The Viking Press, 1973 First edition, first printing. A fine copy with slight wear to the spine head, front panel decorated with an arch in blind tooling, else without blemish, in a bright and unclipped dust jacket, with only some very minor offsetting to the top edges of the flaps, overall a very attractive, superb copy without any of the usual spine fading. After establishing himself as a great American writer in the early 1960s, Thomas Pynchon waited seven years after his second novel to publish his third novel, Gravity's Rainbow, which was received with much anticipation. A dense and complex novel, Gravity's Rainbow is set in Europe in the later years of World War II and utilizes many of the same characters and themes of his first novel, V. In this National Book Award winning text, Pynchon explores the romantic and pragmatic aspects of paranoia and death in a depressing yet brilliant work of literature. This contradiction is epitomized in Gravity Rainbow's nomination for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, which it nearly won until the committee dismissed the work for vulgar subject matter.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

      [Bookseller: B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA]
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        'The Rachel Papers' First UK Edition 1973 SIGNED

      A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1973. A near fine book with some light toning to the end-papers. SIGNED without dedication to the title page by the author. In a near fine clipped wrapper which is unfaded on the spine and has some minor surface scratches to the rear panel and some neat internal tape repairs to the extremities. The author's first novel - very rare signed.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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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

      n.p., [ca. 1973] - The original illustration for the second of four title cards used in the opening credits of the classic 1973 motion picture "The Sting" (STING, THE) 27 x 42 inches. Pen and ink, watercolor and pencil heightened with white on cream paper. Framed. Fine. Provenance: Estate of George Roy Hill

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Siria. Carristi israeliani

      DFP-Agenzia Stampa, Milano - Fotografia in b/n ben contrastata con margini e bordo nero (orientamento verticale, cm 31x40,5 ca.) relativa alla IV guerra arabo israeliana (guerra del Kippur),1973. La foto fu pubblicata sul n° 330 di "SETTE GIORNI in Italia e nel Mondo". Sul retro timbri neri dell'agenzia e timbro rosso redazionale. Stato buono (sul retro appunti a pennarello verde a penna blu e rossa e a matita).

      [Bookseller: De Carlo]
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      London, The Arcadia Press, 1973.. DE LUXE EDITION LIMITED TO 55 NUMBERED COPIES IN FULL DECORATED VELLUM BINDING BY ZAEHNSDORF (only 50 for sale), THIS BEING No. 24, 4to, 255 x 170 mm, 10 x 6¾ inches,128 exquisite plates in colours and gold reproducing those of the 15th century manuscript in the National Library of Florence, accompanied on the facing pages by the explanatory commentary, 262 pages, sumptuously hand bound by Zaehnsdorf in cream vellum, ornately gilt and illustrated in colour on upper cover, raised bands and gilt lettering to spine, gilt decorated inner dentelles (turn ins), blue silk lined endpapers, all edges gilt, original publisher's cloth bound clamshell box lined with red felt. Book in excellent unblemished condition, light stain to 1 corner of box, corners of box slightly worn. Number 24 of edition limited to 55 copies, this copy is signed on the title page by Uberto Visconti di Modrone, author of the Preface and a descendant of the Visconti family of Milan who originally commissioned this book of hours. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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      1973 or 1978. Mixed media on blue composition board. Signed "Arbib 73" or "Arbib 78". 18 7/8 x 25 inches. Framed. 25 1/4 x 31 1/4 inches. A Richard Arbib personal luxury car, modelled on the Cadillac Eldorado It's not clear whether the written date on this piece is 73 or 78, but it is definitely by Richard Arbib and definitely in keeping with the look of the 1970's Cadillac Eldorados. In the license plate spot, he has written "Dorade" and there are two shields very similar in shape to the Cadillac emblem. The Dorade is a Mediterranean Bass, the Dorado is a much larger fish known also as the dolphinfish and mahi-mahi. Eldorado however comes from El Dorado, the mythical City of Gold, thought by the conquistadors to exist in South America. Arbib's "Dorade" has nice lines and unusual features. The car is a large two door coupe with a huge hatchback type back window that extends over the trunk. The back lights are recessed into new style fins that extend backwards but not above the plane of the trunk. There are stylized sun roofs above driver and passenger. There are two views given, one from the side and one from the back.

      [Bookseller: Donald Heald Rare Books]
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        A Circling Star

      Macmillan 1973 (1st edn) - 267pp, Hardcover, Dust Jacket (2 small edge tears), 5 x 8 inches, Very Good Condition / Very Good Condition. The story of a student at the Russian Imperial Theatrical School - by the author of 'Masha'

      [Bookseller: Nanny's Web]
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        Aerospace Pathology

      Chicago: College of American Pathologists Foundation. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 229 pp. Charts, photos. Spine, corners bumped. Light wear to boards. Gift note on front endpaper. 23 articles on various specific medical aspects of aircraft accidents. Article list available on request. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .

      [Bookseller: Riverwash Books]
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      New York: Braziller, (1973). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. 8vo. Original gold (duh) cloth. Fine in near fine jacket. Jacket has touches of rubbing and a bit of toning at edges. Unclipped. Clean and sharp overall. INSCRIBED by Bidart to GOLDEN STATE's editor and designer Harry Ford: "To Harry Ford, / grateful for his beautiful job on this book - / Frank Bidart / July 5, 1973. Ford was an almost unique figure in the American poetry community. Long-time poetry editor at both Knopf and Braziller (as well as Atheneum), he is singular in that he also designed many of the books he edited and thus helped define not only the taste but also the visual style of mainstream American poetry in the second half of the last century. These dual gifts made him much-beloved among poets, for whom he could help mold a volume into a seemless whole of form and content. Ford edited and designed collections for Elizabeth Bishop, Donald Justice, Philip Levine, W.S. Merwin, and (as here) Bidart. Bidart's debut collection, containing arguably his most famous poem, the chilling "Herbert White.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Ohne Titel.

      [Gugging], 1973 - Ätzradierung auf Bütten. [Gugging], 1973. ca 18 x 26 cm. Nr. 8 von 100 Exemplaren, eighd. signiert. - Artenjak wurde als Siebenundzwanzigjähriger nach einem Wirtschaftsstudium in Gugging eingewiesen. Nach einem Nahtoderlebnis entwickelte er die Theorie, das alle Aktionen vorbestimmt sind und alles miteinander vernetzt ist. Deutsch

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Looking at Photographs: 100 Pictures from the Collection of the Museum of Modern Art

      New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1973 Hardcover SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Very Good cloth-bound hardcover with light wear/fading at the edges and a now-flattened crease to the ffep and first six pages in a Near Fine dust jacket with a sun-faded spine, as is common. 216 pages; 100 b&w photographic plates; 9.5 x 11 inches. SIGNED BY SZARKOWSKI; inscribed by Szarkowki to Barbara Morgan on the half-title, dated in the year of publication and signed "John;" signed in full on the title page at a later date; additionally, on the blank page opposite the title page, SIGNED BY BARBARA MORGAN in the context of a note referring to the location and title of her image reproduced in the book. A survey of photographs from MoMA's collection with commentary on each one by Szarkowski.

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      New York: Richard C. Higgins and The Rembrandt Players, 1973. Very good. 4to. Red brad-bound cardboard covers. Wear to yapp edge. Faint toning internally. Near fine overall. An original script of a play from the editor and publisher of Something Else Press. Described by the Fluxus writer as "a lickety split mystery,” DEATH & THE NICKEL CIGAR is a philosophical, Dada-esque/Theatre of the Absurd-inspired production, but otherwise remains a rather elusive work in the Higgins oeuvre. DICK HIGGINS: A Bio/Bibliography(Threadneedle Editions, 1979) lists the title under 1972 as an "ephemeral publication," but provides no details. And Richard Kostelanetz (DICTIONARY OF THE AVANT GARDE pp. 100-101) mentions the work (by title only) as representative of one of Higgins' "five methods" - "Expressionism" ("reflects personality or personal experience"), but again provides no elaboration. It does not appear to have ever been officially published and it is unclear if the work was even ever performed. The title page directs inquiries to Jerry Benjamin, performance artist and poet, who often directed in the experimental theater community (including other works of Higgins'). OCLC located seven copies of the script. A scarce and curious work from this prolific Fluxus figure.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Autograph musical quotation from his opera Peter Grimes, signed in full

      Small quarto, 153 x 188 mm. 1 measure, identified in the composer's hand as being from Peter Grimes, dated March 1973. Notated in ink on printed music manuscript paper.& & Creased at folds; very slightly browned at lower edge. . "[Britten] and his contemporary Michael Tippett are among several pairs of composers who dominated English art music in the 20th century. Of their music, Britten’s early on achieved, and has maintained, wider international circulation... Notable among his musical and professional achievements are the revival of English opera, initiated by the success of Peter Grimes in 1945." Philip Brett et al in Grove online

      [Bookseller: J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians LLC]
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        Le Livre de Coline. Instants par Bernard Noël illustrés par Colette Deblé

      Montpellier: Fata Morgana, 1973. Livre. Illus. by Colette Deblé. Très bon. En Feuilles. Signé par l'illustrateur. Edition originale. Petit In-8. [Montpellier], Fata Morgana, 1973. 19,5 x 12,5 cm, 42 ff. n. ch. portant 5 illustrations en noir - 5 eaux-fortes hors texte en noir sur 5 feuillets pliés en deux, en feuilles sous couverture blanche à rabats imprimée en vert-bronze. Edition originale et premier tirage. Tirage à 500 exemplaires. Celui-ci l'un des 35 exemplaires sur Arches contenant une SUITE de 5 eaux-fortes originales signées et justifiées, deuxième papier après 5 exemplaires nominatifs sur Auvergne (n° 20). Seuls ces 40 premiers exemplaires comportent les gravures, qui sont simplement reproduites (comme elles le sont également ici) dans les exemplaires ordinaires. Rare en grand papier. Bel exemplaire. (Inconnu de Monod).

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        OBRAS COMPLETAS . NOVELAS ( 3 Vols. ). Vol I : La fontana de Oro - La sombra - El audaz - Doña Perfecta - Gloria - Marianela - La familia de León Roch - La desheredada - El amigo Manso - El doctor Centeno . Vol II : Tormento - La de Bringas - Lo prohibido - Fortunata y Jacinta - Miau - La incógnita - Realidad - Torquemada en la hoguera - Torquemada en la cruz - Torquemada en el purgatorio - Torquemada y San Pedro . Vol III : NOVELAS: Angel Guerra - Tristana - La loca de la casa - Nazarín - Halma - Misericordia - El abuelo - Casandra - El caballero encantado - La razón de la sinrazón. MISCELÁNEA: Memoranda - Guía espiritual de España (Madrid) - Crónica de Madrid - Toledo. su historia y leyenda - Viajes y fantasías - Memorias de un desmemoria

      Editorial AGUILAR 1973 - Madrid 1973 . Colección : Obras Eternas . Colección Cincuentenario . Introducciones de Federico Carlos Sainz de Robles . Encuad : cartoné blanco-amarillento ( imitación piel ) , lámina de pergamino en planos , papel biblia, cinta separadora , corte superior dorado, retrato autor en frontis en cada Vol. 14 x 18cms. 1474+1634+1480pag. Tema : Novelas, Autores Hispanos Contemporaneos . Libros en buen estado , muy ligeramente fatigados . ( v. fotos ampliadas ) .

      [Bookseller: montgiber]
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        Voyage d'étude à : Bruges *

      École d'Art (Appliqué), La Chaux-de-Fonds (1973). - En feuilles 35 x 27, portefeuille pleine toile de lin sable à triple rabattant, dos muet, étui de même facture. Dans le prolongement de la si jolie formule de Maurice Barraud, ces "Notes et croquis de voyages" résultent d'une virée d'étude des élèves de classe terminale. A leur retour ils choisissent parmi les matériaux récoltés et gravent en diverses techniques enseignées dans l'école l'une ou l'autre composition qui prendront place dans un somptueux album vendu au profit de la cuvée suivante, cette formule de voyage étant ainsi financée par les aînés pour leurs successeurs depuis 1969. Florence inaugura cette série bisanuelle, suivi de La Provence, Rome, La Bretagne et Venise.Si cette livraison, consacrée à une autre célèbre ville d'eau, compte 26 (et non pas 25 comme annoncé) planches gravées, titre non signé compris, elle n'en recèle pas moins de 30 estampes. Les techniques n'y sdont cette fois pas porécisées mais l'amateur averti reconnaîtra l'eau-forte, la pointe sèche, l'aquatinte et le burin.Belle et touchante réalisation artisanale, oeuvre d'art et de camaraderie. Édition originale. L'un des 40 exemplaires numérotés du tirage total.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        The Beach

      Bristol: Venture Prints Ltd.,, 1973. Offset lithograph on heavy wove paper. Fine condition. Presented in an ash frame with UV glass. Sheet size: 40.5 x 63.5 cm. Image size: 26.5 x 51 cm. Edition of 850. Signed in pencil lower right by Lowry, Fine Art Trade Guild blindstamp to lower left, stamped no. 230 to verso. A charming seaside view of Deal.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Drawings of L.S.Lowry. With a lengthy critical appraisal and notes by Mervyn Levy. (SIGNED BY L.S.LOWRY)

      Jupiter Books, London, 1973. Reprint of Levy's second major work on L.S.Lowry - this copy SIGNED by the artist on the front endpaper. 22pp + 64 monochrome plates spanning the period from 1908 when Lowry was an artist at Manchester Art School, to 1962 when he was elected a full member of the Royal Academy. Blue boards lettered in gold at spine. In fine state with fine price-clipped dust wrapper.. Signed by Author(s). Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        Revolutionary Petunias & Other Poems

      Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York 1973 - 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. See this book in 3D on our site. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Autograph Letter Signed

      1973 - ("Greer Garson") 2 pages (verso and recto), London, 21 December, 1973 to author Roy Moseley and Miss Audrey Gilchrist on "Inn on the Park London England" engraved letterhead. Together with hand addressed and postmarked envelope with Garson's signature on back flap. 8 1/4" x 5 3/4". Fine. Garson (1908-96), red-haired Anglo-Irish leading lady; winner of the Best Actress Academy Award for "Mrs. Miniver" (1942); film career 1939-78 ("Pride and Prejudice," 1940; "Random Harvest," 1942; "Madame Curie," 1943; "That Forsyte Wo-man," 1949; as Eleanor Roosevelt in "Sunrise at Campobello," 1960; "Little Women," TV, 1978; etc.).

      [Bookseller: Houle Rare Books/Autographs/ABAA/PADA]
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        George Heriot (1766-1844 ) beautiful book format

      Montreal: Editions La Frégate, 1973. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Slip Case. LE Author signed. GORGEOUS SUEDE COPY IN LARGE BOOK FORAMT 13" x 10" Very Good+ to Fine. 16pp, 78pp (image on every other page) , 6pp,[4]blank #73 of 110 copies numbered (120 printed in total and 10 labeled HC) Bilingual book (separate French and English pages. Paper with deckled edges. Suede slip case and book covers and one of the most attractive to see and touch produced - beautiful!, Canadian Quebec Listed Artist privately produced JOUVANCOURT, Hugues de [1918 - 1978]

      [Bookseller: Lord Durham Rare Books Inc. (IOBA)]
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      - Ed. Joaquín Mortiz, col. Confrontaciones / Los críticos, México, 1973, 1ª edición [edición numerada, ejemplar nº 0952], rústica, 213 pp., colofón, 21x14 cm., algunos subrayados y notas de trabajo discretos, buen estado. ATENCIÓN: El precio del envío CONTRA-REEMBOLSO es de 6€

      [Bookseller: El Rincón Escrito]
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        La Grande Parade des chats [exemplaire de promotion]

      Edition d'Art Agori 1973 - In-4 cartonné, 11 lithographies en couleurs, marquées "specimen" en pointillés et tirées sur papier Arches, et une lithographies sur feuille libre. Joint une présentation de 4 pages avec la justification du tirage et l'annonce de parution de l'ouvrage. Attention, il ne s'agit pas de l'ouvrage définitif numéroté avec les 60 lithographies, ni même d'un exemplaire incomplet mais d'un exemplaire promotionnel pour annoncer la parution de l'ouvrage. Pas d'autre indication. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: PRISCA]
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      Jonathan Cape, 1973. First British (and true first) Edition (first printing). A novel by the author of THE CRYSTAL WORLD and EMPIRE OF THE SUN, a story of the future where sex and technology form a nightmare marriage. Inspiration for the David Cronenberg film. Fine/Fine but for slight bumping and crimping at the foot of the spine. . 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        The Visconti Hours

      The Arcadia Press, London 1973 - Full vellum, gilt by Zaehnsdorf. Spine a little spotted. No.28/55 copies, signed by Visconti di Modrone. Original publisher's cloth-backed box. Extra postage at cost will be required. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leakey's Bookshop Ltd.]
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        Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

      London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd,, 1973. Illustrated by Father Jacques. Tall quarto. Original pictorial boards. Pencilled ownership signature and tipp-exed spot to front pastedown. Spine rolled and faded, wear to corners and ends of spine, joints starting. A good copy. First UK edition. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Sally, love Roald Dahl, 1976". The UK edition has become increasingly scarce in recent years.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      London, UK: Jonathan Cape , 1973. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. First UK Edition, First Printing. This true first edition, first printing (first impression) with no statement of reprint to the copyright page to indicate a true first print in a fine Dust Jacket with minute rubbing to the spine and rear extremity. The book itself is Fine unmarked and possibly unread. There is a signed illustration on the front free end-paper by the artist, Bill Botten, depicting the illustration on the spine, enclosed is a letter from Bill Botten authenticating the illustration and declaring that this copy is the only first edition of Crash that he has illustrated. SIGNED by J. G. Ballard to the title page..

      [Bookseller: Kelleher Rare Books]
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        A History of the British Cavalry 1816-1919. NEAR FINE SET IN DUSTWRAPPERS

      Leo Cooper, [1973-1997]. 8 vols., roy. 8vo., First Edition, with very numerous plates, illustrations in the text and maps throughout; cloth, gilt backs, a near fine set in the dustwrappers. VOLUMES ONE TO FOUR ARE SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON TITLES. Vol. 1: 1816-1850 (1973); Vol. 2: 1851-1871 (1975); Vol. 3: 1872-1898 (1982); Vol. 4: 1899-1913 (1986); Vol. 5: 1914-1919 Egypt, Palestine & Syria (1994); Vol. 6: 1917-1918 Mesopotamia (1995); Vol. 7: Curragh Incident & Western Front 1914 (1996); Vol. 8: Western Front 1915-1918; Epilogue 1919-1939 (1997). Anglesey's monumental work, now unlikely ever to be surpassed, is the defiinitive history of the final phase of the British cavalry. . Catalogs: military: unit histories.

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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