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        THE SHRINKING MAN

      London: David Bruce & Watson London: David Bruce & Watson,. [1973]. boards.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with touch of light dust soiling to. white background on rear panel. A very nice copy. (#89435). 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.

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        The Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill

      [London]: Library of Imperial History in Association with the Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, (1973). Centenary edition. A few of the slipcases very slightly rubbed, two with slightly different colour green, all volumes as new. Royal octavo.

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        Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72 [Inscribed Association Copy]

      NY: Popular Library. (1973). The first Popular Library edition of Thompson's third book, the second of his "Fear & Loathing" accounts, in which Thompson covers the Nixon/McGovern race for the Presidency, bringing to the campaign a sense of humor and horror that is simultaneously both off-the-wall and entirely appropriate to its subject. Inscribed by Thompson at Owl Farm, October 7, 1977 to photographer Michael Montfort: "Michael - we enjoyed your visit to Owl Farm - come back when Lutz has a plan to make us both rich. Thanks. H.S. Thompson." Additionally signed and dated inside the front cover. Montfort is well-known for his collaborations with Charles Bukowski, of whom he took between 2000 and 3000 photographs during his career. Montfort also took an iconic photograph of Thompson himself, aiming his .44 Magnum, which appeared in X-Ray 9, the artists' magazine put together by Johnny Brewton, in 2003. Trace rubbing to folds; price sticker on the front cover; very near fine in wrappers. An uncharacteristically nice inscription, and association, indicative of a long-term relationship between the two. . First Edition. Softcover.

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        L'Art arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire depuis le VIIe siècle jusqu'à la fin du XVIIIe (Paris, A. Morel et Cie, 1869--1877).,Heidelberg,Springer-Verlag KG,1973

      Springer-Verlag KG 1973 Reprint 1877. French Text. Heidelberg, 1973; 4 vol., leatherbound, pp. 296, 200 b/w and col. plates, cm 49x63. (Vol. 1-2-3 Plates, cm 49x63). (Vol. 4 Text., cm 22x31). francaise 90-277-900 paperback

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        Voyages de Gulliver

      Fogola 1973 Suite di 42 incisioni originali alla maniera nera numerate e firmate (cm 5,6x6,7), appositamente incise dall'Artista per illustrare "I viaggi di Gulliver" di Jonathan Swift stampati da Fogola in LXXV esemplari. Il a été tiré de cette serie d'estampes à la manière noire gravée par Avati 100 suites signées et numeérotées 1/100 - 100/100. Ces gravures ont servies d'illustrations pour le livre "I viaggi di Gulliver" de Jonathan Swift tiré à LXXV exemplaires Cm 31,5x21,5 pp. 44 Fogli sciolti in custodia (loose as issued in original portfolio) Ottimo (Fine)

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        DELLEANI: LA VITA, L'OPERA E IL SUO TEMPO.

      Stamperia Artistica Nazionale 1973/1974 (Codice libreria BO0238) In 4° (cm 31) 2 volumi, XXIV-812, 504 pp. Repertorio fondamentale. Il primo vol. contiene l'ampio testo critico ed è illustrato con 135 tavole a colori applicate e 337 riproduzioni in nero. Il secondo volume, con le 2.414 schede del repertorio cronologico delle opere, bibliografiche e varie appendici, è illustrato con altre 498 illustrazioni in nero. Splendida monumentale monografia sul grande artista biellese (Pollone 1840 - Torino 1908) edita a cura della Cassa di Risp. di Biella. Tutta tela editoriale, sovracc. figurata, astuccio a colori. Ottimo esemplare. Euro 750

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        Delleani. La vita, l'opera e il suo tempo. A cura della Cassa di Risparmio di Biella.

      Torino, Stamperia Artistica Nazionale, 1973.2 voll. in-4° (303x210mm), pp. XXI, (2), 811; 502, (6); legatura editoriale in t. tela verde con firma di Delleani riprodotta in bianco al piatto e al dorso. Sovraccoperta figurata a colori, custodia editoriale in cartone e in tela verde con riproduzioni di dipinti di Delleani ai piatti. 135 tavv. a colori applicate e 337 illustrazioni in bianco e nero, una sessantina della quali a carattere biografico. Altre 498 riproduzioni in b.n. di dipinti, in nero, s'accompagnano alle 2414 schede del repertorio cronologico delle opere che costituisce il nucleo essenziale del secondo volume, con date, firme, dediche e dichiarazioni messe a confronto in 169 fac-simili, compresi gli esempi di contraffazioni. Stato di nuovo. Ricercata e referenziale monografia, in prima e unica edizione, sull'artista pollonese, impressa in tiratura limitata (esemplare n° 366) per il Centro Studi Piemontesi di Torino e promossa dalla presidenza della Cassa di Risparmio di Biella a celebrazione del sessantesimo anniversario della morte di Delleani. La cura grafica dell'opera è dovuta precipuamente allo stesso Dragone; le fotografie furono eseguite espressamente da svariati fotografi di Torino, Biella, Milano, Roma, ecc. Il testo è impresso in speciale carta vergata, mentre le tavole sono su carta Dolomia. Carattere tipografico Baskerville. Con testimonianze e florilegi critici, indicazioni sui valori di mercato delle tele di Delleani, repertorio cronologico delle opere, bibliografia delleaniana compilata da Piergiorgio Dragone, alberi genealogici, documenti biografici, regesti, indici, ecc.

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        MUTILANTES Y MUTILADOS POR ZAPATA

      Editions Rousseau Genève 1973A cura di:Alain Jouffroy - Anno di edizione:1973 - Lingua:Francese - Larghezza cm:21 - Altezza cm:29 - Tipologia illustrazioni:disegni, in bianco e nero, a piena pagina - Illustrazioni BN n.:18 - Condizioni del prodotto:Perfette - Segni particolari:RARO, Prima Edizione - Pos:LUGA10 - Raccolta in cofanetto cartonato con interno di velluto rosso di 18 incisioni originali dell'artista Julio Herrero Zapata (1932-2001) Il testo manoscritto di Alain Jouffroy è stato scritto nel corso del primo trimestre 1968 al momento della creazione delle incisioni. Ciascuna delle 18 incisioni è firmata a matita dall'artista e numerata 23/50. L'intera opera è conservata in perfette condizioni.

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        If I Die in a Combat Zone

      London: Calder & Boyars, 1973. 1st British printing. Fine/Fine dust jacket. 199 p., small 8vo, AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK;

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        Storia d'Italia

      Einaudi 1973 Vol. I-VI in 10 tomi (I caratteri originali - Dalla caduta dell'impero romano al secolo XVIII - Dal primo Settecento all'Unità - Dall'unità a oggi - I documenti - Atlante). Annali I-VI in 7 tomi (Dal feudalesimo al capitalismo - L'immagine fotografica 1845-1945 - Scienza e tecnica - Intellettuali e potere - Il paesaggio). Scritti di Giulio Bollati, Corrado Vivanti, Franco Venturi, Roberto Paris, Alberto Asor Rosa, Cesare De Seta, Adriano Prosperi, Ugo Tucci, Carlo Bertelli, et al. Numerose tavole con fotografie e ill. in nero e a colori 8vo pp. circa 800/vol. - tavole ril tela, sovrac, custodia (cloth, DJ, slip-case) Molto buono (Very Good)

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        A Complete Concordance to Flavius Josephus. Vol. 1.,Leiden,Brill Academic Publishers,1973

      Brill Academic Publishers 1973 English, german and russian text. Leiden, 1973; clothbound, pp. 550, cm 25x32. english deutsch russian 90-04-0365

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        Litoral. Revista de la Poesía y el Pensamiento. Director: Manuel Gallego Morell. [Números 1 a 36, ambos inclusive: Mayo de 1968 a Enero-Febrero de 1973].

      Málaga, Imprenta Dardo, 1968-1973. Veintitrés volúmenes en 4to. Paginación variable. Cubiertas originales.

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        Le lucertole blu

      Grafica Uno 1973 18 acqueforti originali di Bruno Cassinari, Alik Cavaliere, Luca Crippa, Gianfranco Fasce, Giovanni Korompay, Luciano Lattanzi, Alberto Longoni, Evi Massarani, Gianluca Matti, Gino Meloni, Luciano Minguzzi, Giancarlo Pozzi, Mario Rossello, Sandro Somarè, Ernesto Treccani, Vemil, Luigi Veronesi, Antonino Virduzzo, numerate e firmate dagli artisti (circa cm 22x16). Con una nota di Gian Maria Dossena Carta delle cartiere Filicarta. Gli esemplari in numeri romani hanno inoltre un disegno di Vemil e di Guido Somarè Ottimo (Fine)

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        Western and eastern rambles:: Travel sketches of Nova Scotia

      University of Toronto Press 1973 Paperback, Very Good, clean, tight, unmarked: spine has some creases: cover has some minor soiling, creasing around the edges and tanning around the edges. ID: mon0000004086

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        Les aventures de Pinocchio

      La Nuova Foglio 1973 Une belle histoire raccontée en images par Corneille. Completamente illustrato a colori e con 9 tavole, a piena e doppia pagina, in serigrafia Sovracoperta e copertina anteriore stampate in serigrafia Ottimo (Fine)

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        Elogio del Lago Maggiore. Testimonianze letterarie e grafiche di due secoli

      Banca Popolare di Intra 1973 In-4° oblungo (cm 23,7x34,4), pp. 345, (7), legatura editoriale in tela rossa con titoli in oro al dorso e al piatto anteriore e custodia editoriale in mezza tela illustrata, con titoli in oro nella faccia superiore (qualche segno d'uso ai titoli della custodia). Taglio superiore dorato. Con 99 tavole di vedute in bianco e nero numerate da 1 a 99, 12 tavole di vedute a colori, numerate da A a N, protette da velina, 2 tavole ripiegate, una a colori e una in bianco e nero, 16 tavole a piena pagina non numerate, 15 in bianco e nero e una a colori e molte altre illustrazioni in bianco e nero di formato più piccolo, tutte nel testo. Piccolissima abrasione, di mm 3 di diametro, lontana dal testo, a pagina 341, per il resto ottimo esemplare di magnifica opera, che comprende la prima e completa sistematica catalogazione delle stampe illustranti il Lago Maggiore dal 1680 al 1880. Volume edito dalla Banca Popolare di Intra in occasione del centesimo anniversario della sua fondazione, impresso a Milano dalle Officine Grafiche Esperia con zinchi di Piero Belcaro, in duemila esemplari numerati. Il presente esemplare è il n. 1601. Nota di spedizione: il volume supera i 2 chilogrammi di peso. Pertanto le spese di spedizione a mezzo pieghi di libri raccomandata ammontano a Euro 7,00 in caso di pagamento anticipato, a Euro 9,00 in caso di pagamento contrassegno. Sommario: Presentazione; Parte prima. Piero Bianconi, Barcheggio letterario sul Verbano. Due parole di chiarimento; Il Seicento e i Sindacatori svizzeri; Il teatro sulle Isole Borromee; Curiosi e scienziati del secolo dei lumi; Locarno e le isole dei conigli; I grandi assenti; Uragani e la Trinità di Ghiffa; Un "Citoyen" e i capelli delle donne; Poeti e Cisalpini a Intra; I grandi romantici; I Wordsworth e il bibliotecario gigante; Il battello a vapore; Gli estrosi viaggi di un calvinista; Il panorama dall'orecchio del Sancarlone; Gli ombrelli del Gautier e il Mottarone; L'addio di Taine e le campane del Butler. Bibliografia. Parte seconda. P. Arrigoni - L. Zipoli, Immagini del Verbano. Note introduttive; Tavole. Vedute della riva occidentale; Vedute della riva orientale; Vedute delle Isole Borromee; Vedute della riva ticinese. Catalogo. Vedute generali del lago; Tavole con più vedute; Vedute della riva occidentale; Vedute della riva orientale; Vedute delle Isole Borromee; Vedute della riva ticinese; Soggetti vari. Note bibliografiche; Indice dei luoghi; Indice dei nomi.

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        The Quick Red Fox

      Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1973. hardcover. NF+/F. 1st edition, 1st printing Book has slight slant. Jacket minor wear at spine and flap folds ends, but NO fading. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. See KHBOOKS for details.

      [Bookseller: Ken Hebenstreit, Bookseller]
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        The Godwulf Manuscript

      Hardcover, Near Fine, Very Good. "Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston 1973. First Edition / First Printing. Stated First Printing on the copyright page with no additional printings listed. Signed by Robert B. Parker at the front endpaper and inscribed, """"Beverly, Hope that ankle gets better soon. Hope you enjoy the book."""" The Inscription is 100% Guaranteed Authentic. Cloth boards with gold lettering at the spine. Top edge red. Book Condition: Near Fine, clean boards and spine, book is tight and square, light spots at the fore-edge of the pages, small circular inkstamp at the front endpaper. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, wrapped in a new clean removable mylar cover, original jacket priced at $5.95 at the front flap, author's photo at the rear panel, shelf wear and spots, tears at the front and rear panel, tear at the front panel repaired by tape."

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        Original Artwork for Duane Niatum's A Cycle for the Woman in the Field

      [Laughing Man Press]. [1973]. Six pen and ink and collage drawings for Niatum's second book, a poetry chapbook. Each illustration is on 8-1/2" x 11" card stock and is titled and signed by the artist. Unsigned color drawing also included. Working copies -- i.e., these were the copies used for the production of the book and include printer's notations for layout; near fine, in an envelope addressed to Niatum. Unique. .

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Happy Birthday, Wanda June

      London: Cape. (1973). The first British edition of a play that opened off-Broadway in 1970 and later made it to Broadway for a successful, although relatively short, run. With an introduction by Vonnegut explaining the genesis and personal relevance of the play. Without the photographs of the U.S. edition. Signed by the author on the first blank. Fine in a very near fine, price-clipped dust jacket with trace wear to the crown. In a custom clamshell case. . First Edition. Hardcover.

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        SLEEPING BEAUTY. Signed

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1973 Lovley First Edition of this Lew Archer mystery Signed by Ross Macdonald, considered by critics as one of the 'holy trinity of American crime writers' with Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler, as Kenneth Millar and Ross Macdonald on the front free endpaper. A fine copy in navy cloth, gilt titles to the spine, red topstain in a fine pictorial dustwrapper. 8vo. 271 pp. Barnes, Murder In Print. Pronzini & Muller, 1001 Midnights. Barzun & Taylor, A Catalogue Of Crime.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        Bode's Cartoon Concert -by Vaughn Bode -a Signed Copy ( Taken from Cavalier Magazine )

      N.Y.: Dell, 1973, 1st edition, 1st Printing -----------paperback, a Near Fine copy, a tight square bright copy with a very small nick at lower spine tip, signed and inscribed "To __ From VAUGHN Nov '73", ---honestly, just how many of these books can there be signed ? - two ? three ? ---and this one is a beauty, signed in the year of publication and Bode was not around much longer, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. Signed. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine. Illus. by Vaughn Bode.

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        Gravity's Rainbow

      London: Jonathan Cape. (1973). The uncorrected proof copy of the first British edition of Pynchon's landmark third novel, winner of the National Book Award as well as the William Dean Howells Medal for the best work of fiction by an American over a five-year span. Not noted in Mead and in our experience considerably scarcer than even the scarce U.S. proof. Small bookplate of Ray Roberts, Pynchon's editor, inside the front cover. Fine in wrappers. . First Edition. Softcover.

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        The Princess Bride

      NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanonich, 1973. hardcover. F+/F. 1st edition, 1st printing Basis for the excellent 1987 film starring Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Wallace Shawn, Andre the Giant and, of course, Fred Savage and Peter Falk. Inconceivable! Book has owner name on front pastedown (hidde

      [Bookseller: Ken Hebenstreit, Bookseller]
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        Sejren over Mars. Til Casimir Malevitch.

      Originalt serigrafi i 3 farver. København 1973. 664 x 502 mm. Trykt hos Palle Toft, Andersen og Toft. Signeret af kunstneren. Trykt i 125 nummererede eksemplarer.. Würtz Frandsen: Catalogue raisonné 96

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        Stoner

      Allen Lane 1973-04-24. 0713904666 19 to 25 cm tall, Octavo, (8vo) First Edition. Minor wear to jacket with a little lamination lifting right at the edges. jacket clipped, but they missed the price. Spine slanted about 4mm. Free from inscriptions or marginalia. 278 pages Robust packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide Hardcover Very Good

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        Rivista di storia del diritto italiano, annate 1973-1976-1982-1983-1984-1985-1987-1988-1990-1991-1992-1993-1995-1996-1996-1997-1994-1998-1999-2000-2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, a cura della fondazione Mochi Onory.

      Nove annate in otto volumi la prima è doppia, in-8° di pp. Chevariano da 550 a 650 per volume. Bross. edit. ottima la conservazione salvo abrasioni nella parte interiore dei dorsi. Il prezzo presso l'editore è di 50,00 euro per annata. Tutte

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        THE SHRINKING MAN

      London: David Bruce & Watson 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.

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        No Beast So Fierce

      Norton New York: Norton. (1973). First. First edition. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with three modest tears. Advance Review Copy with slip and two promotional photos of the author from the book (one a pair of mug shots; the other a montage of photos of Bunker in prison). A brutal, hardboiled novel by an ex-con about criminals and violent crime. The author's first book, filmed as cult favorite Straight Time with Dustin Hoffman, Teresa Wright, Gary Busey, Harry Dean Stanton, M. Emmet Walsh, and Kathy Bates. Bunker played a bit part in the film, and later continued to surface as an actor in small, hip roles (most notably as Mr. Blue in Reservoir Dogs). Bunker also co-wrote the screenplay for another cult prison film, Runaway Train, and he also wrote and appeared in the film made from his novel Animal Factory, directed by Steve Buscemi. A fresh and bright copy. .

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        The Turquoise Lament (Signed First Edition)

      J.B. Lippincott Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1973. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page and dated 21 October 1983. Very Good plus in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Importantly, the dust jacket is not price-clipped and shows a price of $5.95 on the front flap. Only the second such copy we have ever handled. Bookplate of noted collector Duke Collier on the front endpaper. Jacket lightly rubbed at the extremities, with a touch of fading to the colors on the spine. A very presentable copy.

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        The Terminal Man (Original screenplay for the 1972 film)

      Warner Brothers Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1973. Final script for the 1973 film, based on the 1972 novel by Michael Crichton. Noted director Mike Hodges' third film, and first to be made in the US (after "Get Carter" in 1971 and "Pulp" in 1972). Segal plays a scientist who agrees to an experimental treatment wherein a tiny computer is implanted in his head to help control violent tendencies. The computer malfunctions (probably Windows-based) and he becomes a psychotic killer. Mustard yellow studio wrappers, stamped FINAL on the front wrapper, and dated May 9, 1973. Distribution page present, with receipt INTACTORREMOVED. Title page present, with a credit for screenwriter Hodges. 108 leaves, mechanically reproduced, eye-rest green stock. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus with a diagonal crease to the front panel, internally bound with two gold brads.

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        Lindbergh Of Minnesota: A Political Biography

      First Edition ISBN: 0151524009. Signed by the author and the subject's son the aviator on the title page. With black-and-white photographs, cartoons, and a map. Bound in the publisher's original blue cloth with the title stamped in gilt on the spine. The dust jacket has light wear at the extremities, otherwise very good. Book condition: Book fine, Dust jacket fine.

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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.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Signed by Author(s) 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.

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        Little Toot on the Mississippi

      G.P. Putnam's Sons New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1973. First. First edition. Fine in a slightly rubbed, near fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by Gramatky with a drawing of Little Toot. A very nice copy of an uncommon title. .

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        SCIENCE FICTION SPECIAL (7) MURRAY LEINSTER OMNIBUS and PHILIP K. DICK OMNIBUS

      London: Sidgwick & Jackson London: Sidgwick & Jackson,. [1973]. boards.. A bit of foxing to top edge of text block, spine ends and corner tips. soft, a near fine copy in very good dust jacket with some edge wear. and rubbing to background ink. A very scarce book. (#105699). First edition of this collection. Bind-up of A MURRAY LEINSTER OMNIBUS... (1968), collecting OPERATION TERROR (1962), INVADERS OF SPACE (1964) and CHECKPOINT LAMBDA (1966), all first published here in hardcover, and A PHILIP K. DICK OMNIBUS ... (1970), collecting THE CRACK IN SPACE (1966), THE UNTELEPORTED MAN (1966) and DR. FUTURITY (1960), all first published here in hardcover.

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        Hollow Hills SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR

      Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1973. First Edition. Signed by Author. Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 'Readers of The Crystal Cave (and there are many millions of them) will not be the only ones who will find enchantment and delight in The Hollow Hills. In her new novel Mary Stewart tells the story of Merlin, and of the boyhood of Arthur from his birth to his accession to the throne of Britain. The countryside of England and Wales in the Dark Ages forms an almost tangible background -- with changing seasons, green rides through dark forests, and Merlin's retreat in the Westmorland hills -- to this wonderfully and powerfully realised picture of an ancestral hero coming to manhood; painfully distinguishing friends from enemies but never failing to perceive and to follow his destiny. And behind and around him is the strange, strong yet vulnerable figure of Merlin, who sees and knows so much but who must suffer, along with the rest of his turbulent countrymen, the pangs of a nation in strife, embattled kings and courtiers, hurried journeys and sudden death. What a world Mary Stewart has brought before the entranced reader in The Hollow Hills! Book - in Very Good green boards with gilt lettering - light bumping to the extreme corners and extreme bottom of the spine, minor mark to the bottom edge of the front board. Contents, light spotting/browning to the extreme page edges otherwise clean, bright and tightly bound. Dust Jacket - Very Good - a nice bright colourful jacket - light creasing to the extreme corners, minor closed tear to the top of the spine repaired with archival tape. Signed by the Author. An Attractive Copy of this Scarce First UK Edition Published By Hodder. Size: 8.75 inches tall by 5.25 inches. 446 pages. Illustrated map end papers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 251-750 grams. Category: Fiction; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0340172754. ISBN/EAN: 9780340172759. Inventory No: 6400.

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis]
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        Diario di Raffaele Benazzi.

      40 x 57 cm, 2 Bl, 30 Orig-Radierungen, 2 Bl., Ringordner (Ldr.) in OLwd.-Schuber, Etwas berieben, erste Seite min stockfleckig, ansonsten schönes Exemplar. Nr. 30 von 30 Exemplaren. Jede Radierung vom Künstler signiert und nummeriert, ebenso im Impressum. Die Radierungen sind ganz den bizzaren Formen des weiblichen Gentilapparates gewidmet. Eine der Platten auf dem Deckel aufmontiert. Benazzi, Raffael (*1933 Rapperswil), Bildhauer, Plastiker und Zeichner. Holz- und Alabasterskulptur, Bronzeplastik, Kunst am Bau und Schmuck. 1949-1952 Ausbildung zum Bildhauer bei Arnold D'Altri, Alfred Huber und Willy Stadler in Zürich. Seit 1952 selbständiger Bildhauer. Bekanntschaft mit dem Maler Julius Bissier, der Benazzis Mentor wird. Lässt sich 1954 in Massa Carrara, Ligurien, und in Porto Ronco (TI) nieder. Seit 1964 Atelier in San Vincenzo, Italien. 1966 unterirdische Erdplastik Bieler Loch für die 4. Schweizer Plastikausstellung Biel. 1975-76 Aufenthalt in San Francisco. Arbeitet 1975-1991 wechselweise in Italien, in den USA (New York und New Jersey) und in der Schweiz. Seither in Zürich und San Vincenzo. 1966 Hans Arp-Preis. Zahlreiche Werke im öffentlichen Raum in der Schweiz und in den USA. Einzelausstellungen: 1976 im Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen; 1977 im Chiostro di San Francesco, Sorrent; 1978 im Swiss Center, New York; 1986 im Kunsthaus Glarus; 1990 im Swiss Institute, New York; 1993 im Kunstmuseum Solothurn. 1978 vertritt er die Schweiz (mit Jean Lecoultre und Roland Hotz) an der Biennale di Venezia. 1997 Retrospektive in der Pinacoteca comunale Casa Rusca in Locarno.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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        [Ohne Titel; «Eat-art» Pop-Up-Objekt].

      49 x 49 cm (offen 63 x 63 cm), Kart. farbige Pop-Ups auf Lwd.-kaschiertem Träger., Tadellos. Ex. Nr. 431/600. Von D. Spoerri aussen signiert u. datiert («Daniel Spoerri 73»). Beiliegend: Ausstellungskatalog. Daniel Spoerri. Zürich, Zürcher Kunstges., 1972. 8°, ca. 30 Bl., Abb. Brochur.

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        Crow. From the Life and Songs of the Crow. With Twelve Drawings by Leonard Baskin.

      London: Faber and Faber, (1973).. Limited edition, no. 78 of 400 copies signed by both the author and illustrator. 4to. 123, (3) pp. Publisher's black cloth backed blue/grey boards, gilt lettered to spine, housed in the original slipcase. 12 full page illustrations. A few abrasions with slight loss to the covering paper on the lower panel of the slipcase, the book itself in excellent condition. Sagar & Tabor, A25c.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop, ABA, ILAB]
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        Category, Fifty Drawings

      Gotham Book Mart 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).

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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: Gotham Book Mart. 1973. First. First edition. Three volumes in stapled wrappers, in publisher's printed envelope as issued. Books are as new; the envelope is fine. .

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

      Straight Arrow Books San Francisco: Straight Arrow Books, 1973. First edition. Softcover. His now classic first book. A relatively early photographic attempt to pull back the curtain on suburban life. Owens images are paired with brief captions from his subjects to ultimately form an ironic look at how suburban life might not be so wonderful. A clean very near fine copy in illustrated wrappers with some minor rubbing to the front and rear panel. (Parr & Badger v2, 24; Roth 224-225)

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA ]
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        Revolutionary Petunias & Other Poems

      Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 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 is a historian, playwright, and social activist who was very involved in the Civil Rights Movement. Author's third book, and second collection of poetry. Very scarce, especially with a significant association. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Signal the Instructions, Please (Original screenplay, signed)

      Frank Perry Films New York: Frank Perry Films, 1973. Draft script for an unproduced film, issued in 1973, by the noted crime fiction author. SIGNED by Thomas on the title page. The film was to have been made by director Frank Perry, responsible for several significant literary adaptations of the 1960s and 1970s, including "The Swimmer" (1968), "Diary of a Mad Housewife" (1970), "Play It As It Lays" (1972), and "Rancho Deluxe" (1975). Red studio wrappers with titles and author name in gilt on the front wrapper. Title page present, with credits for screenwriter Thomas and the address of Frank Perry Productions in New York City. 133 leaves, mechanically reproduced, Pages and wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold screw brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        Frederick Faust Fanzine Collection

      1948 - 1973. A collection of 17 fanzines focused on Frederick Faust, a.k.a. Max Brand, including a complete four-issue run and partial three issue run of The Fabulous Faust, and the complete 10-issue run of The Faust Collector, along with other related ephemera. The first issue of The Fabulous Faust is a second edition which was limited to 50 copies, all others are first editions. Quartos except the first issue of The Faust Collector which is octavo. Stapled wrappers with Fabulous Faust partial set also bradbound, three issues in one. Overall very good or better with some minor wear at the corners and a few pulled staples; two issues of The Fabulous Faust have detached final sheets and one is also missing the second to last sheet. Rounding out the collection is a group of related ephemera including lists of Faust's print appearances; several catalogs from Richardson, along with correspondence sent to a collector; copies of a letter from Faust and another from his literary agent, Brandt & Brandt; photocopies of Faust's first published story, "The King is Dead," from his high school annual; and a double-sided, publisher's promotional sheet for Max Brand: The Man and His Work. A wonderful collection of amateur magazines showing the efforts made to organize, study, and catalog the varied writings of Faust following his death as a correspondent in World War II. OCLC locates one run of The Fabulous Faust, along with two other single issues; and no copies of The Faust Collector. Further details available upon request. .

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