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        Prospettive di filosofia del diritto

      C. Giappichelli Editore, TORINO 1974 - Corsi universitari ITALIANO Brossura in cartoncino flessibile, con sovraccoperta in plastica trasparente. Pagine in buono stato, con numerose scritte e sottolineature a matita. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        ANCIENT SKIES: Official Logbook of the Ancient Astronaut Society [98 Issues Plus Indexes & Pamphlet; Three Quarters of Full Run]

      Ancient Astronaut Society 1974-1998, Park Ridge / Highland Park, IL - 4to. Majority of issues comprised of a single sheet folded to make [4] pp. Conditions range from very good to near fine, with many showing moderate toning and folding. Issue range is Vol. 1 No. 2 through Vol. 25 No. 5, with 50 of the presumed 150 of those issues (six to a volume) lacking. Also includes two indexes for Vols. 1 through 16, plus various promotional materials, and a pamphlet introducing the A.A.S. published in 1998. Remarkable set of newsletters from this society for the study of ancient aliens, founded in 1975 by Gene Philips (b. 1926), a corporate attorney with degrees from Harvard, Virginia Tech, and Northwestern. In a pamphlet introducing the organization in 1998, Philips summarizes the mission of the AAS as a "search for the evidence which will prove that civilization, technology and intelligence originated in outer space." The AAS was an international organization; the 1998 pamphlet prints a long list of members throughout the world, including many in Switzerland, Germany, Russia, Eastern Europe, and Mexico, among other locations, a large percentage of whom are listed as having PhDs in engineering, astronomy, and physics. ANCIENT SKIES consists largely of contributions from Phillips and these AAS members, all of whom in various ways posit alien involvement in ancient civilizations, especially the Maya, the Aztecs, and the Egyptians. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        SAGGIO DI UN'ESTETICA STORICO-FILOSOFICA NORMATIVA DELLE SCIENZE CRITICHE CONTEMPORANEE ( AD PHILOSOPHIAE SCIENTIAM NOVAM CONDITAM)

      ISTITUTO DI STORIA DELL'ARTE, Torre del Greco 1974 - BIBLIOTECA DI CULTURA MODERNA ITALIANO Firma dell'A.al copyright, brossura editoriale morbida, beige con titoli neri, con lieve segno di piegatura al piatto anteriore e con minime tracce di usura, pagine lievemente ingiallite da fattore tempo, con due tavole in nero fuori testo

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        Manifesto 55 X 44 cm. dell'Esposizione alla Galerie Yvon Lambert in Paris Oct 1974

      Galerie Yvon Lambert, 1974. Exhibition Poster

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        I PROMESSI SPOSI

      G.B.PETRINI, 1974. ITALIANO 1,04 Collana diretta da Giovanni Getto, a cura di Enzo Noé Girardi, timbro proprietà all'occhiello e timbro Saggio al frontespizio, pagine brunite ai bordi causa tempo, illustrazioni in nero fuori testo, brossura editoriale morbida, con alette e segni di usura ai bordi ed agli angoli, piccolo strappetto al piede USATO

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        Tiroler Burgenbuch. Bde. 1 - 8.

      Bozen / Innsbruck: Athesia / Tyrolia 1974 - 1989. Oln. m. OU., 4°, , Mit sehr zahlr. Abb. u. Illustr., 8 Bde., Bd. 1: Das Wipptal, 262 S.; Bd. 2: Burggrafenamt, 326 S.; Bd. 3: Vinschgau, 226 S.; Bd. 4: Eisacktal, 440 S.; Bd. 5: Das Sarntal, 316 S.; Bd. 6: Mittleres Inntal, 353 S.; Bd. 7: Oberinntal und Außerfern, 425 S.; Bd. 8: Raum Bozen, 381 S.; - vollständig und gut erhalten, abgesehen von einigen kleineren Läsuren an den Schutzumschlägen ohne wirkliche Benutzungsspuren. - der inzwischen erschienene Band 10 (Überetsch) ist noch regulär über den Buchhandel zu beziehen. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Burgen, Südtirol,

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        Some Memories of Drawings

      Atlantis Editions, New York 1974 - SIGNED LIMITED EDITION, ONE OF ONLY 100 COPIES (out of a total edition of 120), SIGNED BY GEORGIA O'KEEFFE AND LEONARD BASKIN. A masterful collection of drawings O'Keeffe created between 1915 and 1963; illustrated with 21 charcoal and pencil drawings reproduced on Arches Silkscreen in 300-line screen offset lithography, each laid into a lettered folded leaf of Arches paper. Most drawings are accompanied by O'Keeffe's commentary- her first writing intended for book publication- explaining the details, setting, or inspiration for each work. Elegantly designed by Leonard Baskin and printed at The Meadows Press. New York: Atlantis Editions, 1974. Octavo, contents loose as issued in original publisher's cloth folding box with paper title label. Light wear and a little bowing to box, contents fine. RARE. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        TRADITION. The Journal of the International Society of Military Collectors.

      Tradition, 1964 -, 1974. (Codice MT/0716) In 4° (30 cm) 76 fascicoli, 3.040 pp. compless. Tutto il pubblicato della prestigiosa rivista d'epoca sul collezionismo storico-militare, ossia dal n° 1 al n° 76. In ogni numero molte ill. b/n e 6 splendide tavv. a col. Fascicoli originali, completi di cop. contenuti in 13 eleganti raccoglitori originali t.tela, tit. oro al d. e al piatto. Ottima conservazione, splendida e rara collezione. Euro 490.00 ~~~ SPEDIZIONE IN ITALIA SEMPRE TRACCIATA

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        A Wonderful Time An Intimate Portrait of the Good Life

      New York: Harper & Row, 1974. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. Folio. Unpaginated. Bound in full blue cloth, title in gilt on cover and spine, in illustrated dust wrapper. Photographs, chiefly color, throughout. First Edition stated on copyright page. Very Good+, minor age-toning to margins of pages, internally clean, hinges sound, slight ding to middle of spine, white scuffmarks to bottom edge of rear cover, minor rubbing to extremities, otherwise binding and gilt bright and clean, in Very Good dust wrapper, $35.00 price on front flap has been crossed out and marked 5.98/011 in (now faded) ink, vertical crease to lamination of front flap, 1/2" tears to either side of tail of spine, two 1/2" tears to top edge of rear cover, 1/4" closed tear to middle of spine, rubbing and wear to extremities, scuffmark to lower rear cover, overall age-toning.

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        Mélanges d'histoire des religions offerts à Henri-Charles Puech. (Sous le patronage et avec le concours du Collège de France et de la section des sciences religieuses de l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes).

      Mélanges d'histoire des religions offerts à Henri-Charles Puech. (Sous le patronage et avec le concours du Collège de France et de la section des sciences religieuses de l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes). 1974 - Gros In-8° de 655 pp. Portrait. Demi-chagrin marron, dos à 4 nerfs, filets dorés, plats marbrés, titre et tomaison doré sur cuir. (Couv. conservées). Nombreuses contributions scientifiques. Sommaire- André Bareau, « Le bouddhisme antique et le martyre ».- Paul Demiéville, « L'iconoclasme anti-bouddhique en Chine ».- Daniel Arnaud, « Assurbanipal et le Dieu Nabû : un nouveau témoignage ».- Jean Koenig, « L'origine exilique de la synagogue ».- J. de Menasce, O.P. « Vieux-perse « Artavan » et Pehlevi « Ahrav ».- Philippe Gignoux, « La signification du voyage extra-terrestre de l'eschatologie mazdéenne ».- M.-L. Chaumont, « A propos d'un édit de paix religieuse d'époque Sassanide ».- Henry Corbin, « Une liturgie shi^'ite du graal ».- J.-P. Vernant, « L'union avec Métis et la royauté du ciel ».-Marie Delcourt, « Utrumque-Neutrum ».- Pierre Chantraine, « Hermès Généiolès- A propos de Callimaque fr.199 (Pfeiffer).- Ugo Bianchi, « L'Orphisme a existé ».- Pierre Boyancé, « Le Dieu très Haut chez Philon ».- Madeleine Petit, « Les songes dans l'oeuvre de Philon d'Alexandrie ».- André Caquot, « Les enfants aux cheveux blancs » ; réflexions sur un motif.- E.M. Laperrousaz, « La mère du Messie et la mère de l'Aspic dans les « Hymnes » de Qumrân » Quelques remarques sur la structure de « 1QH », III, 1-18.- Jean Daniélou, « Le fils de la perdition(Joh., 17,12). Marc Philonenko, « Une tradition Essénienne dans l' »Evangile de Barnabas ».- Jean Magne, « Klasma, sperma, poimnion. Le vœu pour le rassemblement de Didaché, IX,4.- R.M. Grant, « Papias in Eusebius' church history ».- Einard Molland, « Encore une fois « Omnis ecclesia petri propinqua » Edit de Calliste ou édit d'Agrippinus ».- Jean Gagé, « Le « Sollemne urbis » du 21 Avril au IIIe siècle ap. J.-C : Rites positifs et spéculations séculaires ».- M. Harl, « Cadeaux de fiançailles et contrat de mariage pour l'épouse du « Cantitique des Cantiques » selon quelques commentateurs grecs ».- M.J. Rondeau, « D'ou vient la technique exégétique utilisée par Grégoire de Nysse dans son traité « sur les titres des Psaumes » ?.- J. Gaudemet, « Histoire d'un texte les chapitres 4 et 27 de la décrétale du pape Gélase du 11 Mars 494 ».- Marcel Simon, « Apulée et le christianisme ».- Robert Turcan, « Une allusion de Plotin aux idoles cultuelles ».- J. H. Waszink, « Le rapport de Calcidius sur la doctrine platonicienne de la metempsycose ».- Jean Pépin, « MERIKOTERON-EPOPTIKÔTERON (Proclus, « In TIM. » I, 204, 24-27) Deux attitudes exégétiques dans le platonisme ».- Pierre Courcelle, « L'Ame au Tombeau ».- J. Zandee, « Les enseignements de Silvanos » et Philon d'Alexandrie ».- A. Jaubert, « JEAN 17,25 et l'interprétation gnostique ».- Antonio Orbe, « SOPHIA SOROR » Apuntes para la teologia del Espiritu Santo ».- André Méhat, chez Basilide ».- G. Quispel ; « Saint-Augustin et l'Evangile selon Thomas ».- James M. Robinson, « Interim collations in codex II and the Gospel of Thomas ».- Pierre Nautin, « Les fragments de Basilide sur la souffrance et leur interprétation par Clément d'Alexandrie et Origène ». Gershom Sholem, « Jaldabaoth reconsidered ».- R. McL. Wilson, « From gnosis to gnoticism ».- R. Kasser, « Y a-t-il une généalogie des dialectes Coptes ».- Jules Leroy, « Un feuillet du manuscrit copte 13 de la bibliothèque nationale de Paris égaré à Washington (1 planche)».- R.-G. Coquin, « Les vertus ('Apetai) de l'esprit en Egypte ».- H.J.W Ddrijvers, « Mani und Bardaisan ». Ein Beitrag zur Vorgeschichte des Manichäismus ».- Kurt Rudolph, « Die bedeutung des kölner Mani-codex für die Manichäismusorschung ».- Fr. Decret, « Le « Globus horribilis » dans l'eschatologie Manichéenne d'après les traités de Saint-Augustin ».- Paul Lévy, « A propos de la pentade et du dualisme manichéens».- Geo Widengren, « La sagesse dans le manichéisme ».- Antoine Guillemont, « Le baptême de feu chez les Messaliens ».- André Vaillant, « Les »Chrétiens Bosniaques ».- André Grabar, « Amulettes byzantines du Moyen-Age ».- Jean Meye [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Historische beschryving der stadt Amsterdam.Amsterdam, Jacob Meurs, 1663. Folio. With engraved title-page, coat of arms and 72 double-page engravinged plates. Contemporary motted calf, gold-tooled spine, rebacked with original backstrip laid down.

      - Alden & Landis 663/47; I.H. van Eeghen, "Illustraties v. d. 17de Eeuwse Beschrijvingen .," in: Jaarboek Amstelodamum LXVI (1974), pp. 96-116, at pp. 100-101 & 104; Nijhoff & V. Hattum 75. First and only edition of an important and magnificently illustrated history and description of Amsterdam, written by the celebrated Dutch historian Olfert Dapper (1635/6-1689). The plates include maps of the city showing its growth from 1400 to the expansion that was still in progress at the time of publication, a city view, and views of nearly all important buildings in and around the city. The text covers politics, religious strife, trade in America and the East Indies, and is largely built around the buildings depicted. The frontispiece emphasizes the city's international nature by including figures representing the Americas, Africa and the Middle East. It was the first great account of Amsterdam since Pontanus's (Latin 1611, Dutch 1614). When Pontanus wrote, near the beginning of the Twelve-Year Truce with Spain, Amsterdam was just emerging as the Netherlands' leading city, whereas Dapper shows the city at the height of its glory.Binding rubbed along the extremities, and rebacked, as noted above. Some marginal waterstains, some marginal annotations in ink, plate with "Amsterdam van het Y aan te sien" reinforced with tape, and some minor spots. Nonetheless a good copy.

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        Original 18th century oil painting of a gentleman, possibly the composer Michael Arne, holding a single-keyed wooden flute. Attributed to the British artist George Knapton (1698-1778). Unsigned and undated, but ca. 1765.

      Oil on canvas on [?]original wooden stretcher, 26.75" x 22.25." Old gallery exhibition sticker to stretcher ("22434") with manuscript attribution "Thomas Augustine Arne Painted by Gainsborough." The subject has more recently been identified as Thomas Arne's son, Michael Arne, a composer and harpsichordist, best-known for his operas and theatre music. Provenance: The Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Lewis Marshall sale at Bonhams London auction house, March 28, 1974, sold as being painted by Gainsborough (more recently attributed to the British artist George Knapton). Some cracking, most noticeably to the upper left background of the painting, not affecting image. An attractive image.

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        L'HERNE. JULES VERNE

      CARLO DESCAMPS, 1974. Francese 0,83 Brossura editoriale illustrata in ambedue i lati, ingiallita e con segni di usura da scaffalatura, pagine brunite attorno ai testi da fattore tempo e qualità della carta, tavole in nero fuori testo USATO

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        STORIA D'ITALIA DA CARLOMAGNO ALL'ANNO 1000

      RIZZOLI, MILANO 1974 - BUR ITALIANO Volume VI della serie, buon custodimento delle pagine, alcune brevemente sottolineate a penna. Indroduzione di tavole alla cronologia. Pagina 336 e 354 con becche superiori e pagina 348 con piegatura in senso verticale. Macchie di umidità alla quarta. Numero 22 della collana.

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        One page autograph letter signed to Allen Walker Read

      London: 19 December, 1974. Large 8vo, 27 lines, approx. 150 words, on blue "Aerogramme" stationery, address panels on verso; some wrinkling; very good. Responding to a letter Read had written him on December 11 (a xerox of which is enclosed) in which he mentions an article in the N.Y. Times on Partridge by Israel Shenker; Partridge's 1974 "Greetings" card which Read used in a lexicography class at Columbia; Partridge's Catch Phrases; and his reaching retirement age, sixty-eight. Says Partridge in response, "Israel Shenker did me proud. Ever meet him? An exceptionally intelligent felliow; courteous; prompt & efficient. Like John Lardner, who died so untimely, he's an example of the best & highest echelon of educated, cultured, witty journalists ... At the end of The Gentle Art of Lexicography, some twelve years ago, I listed a few relevant works. You might perhaps do worse than glance at it ... You'll have, I feel sure, a fruitful & profitable retirement. Catch Phrases progresses, have reached 'S' & yesterday - to-day's a day off from the BM - I wrote the entries, 'smile, damn you smile' and 'smile when you say that, stranger.' Hope to see you in 1975. All good wishes, Eric." Says Wikipedia: Allen Walker Read was an American etymologist and lexicographer, best known for his studies into the words "OK" and "fuck."

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        Carrie

      Doubleday 1974 - Stephen King (1974) ‘Carrie’, US proof copy or ‘special reading copy’. Condition: slight shelf wear as expected. One crease on the spine; some stains and smudges as pictured. No creases to wraps. A Used Book Store stamp on the ffep. A very well preserved proof copy. These copies come up once in a blue moon. ‘Carrie’, the master of horror’s debut novel has been adapted multiple times as feature films, theatre plays and Broadway Musicals. It launched King’s long and successful career and the man has never stopped writing since. A landmark novel. This proof copy precedes all other editions. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Neurosentimental

      Napoli, Continuum 1974 - Libro d'artista. Rarissima prima edizione. Dim. 22,5x16,5 cm. 100 ex. numerati e firmati

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        La divina Commedia

      Edizioni Ferni - Ginevra, 1974. ITALIANO 1,61 Tre volumi in stato eccellente, edizione di lusso riservata agli amici della storia, coperta in similpelle, piatto anteriore con magnifica cornice con elementi dorati in bassorilievo, dorso con targhetta, elementi decorativi e caratteri dorati in bassorilievo, cerniera stretta, tagli e pagine ottimamente conservati, con marginalia. Ogni volume presenta antiporta con ritratto di Dante Alighieri, in b. e n., fuori testo. In totale nei tre volumi sono presenti CXXXIV tavole con stupende illustrazioni in b. e. n. fuori testo. Quest'opera è stata realizzata dalla Edizioni Ferni a Ginevra su impaginazione originale, e stampata su carta a mano di lusso. Veste tipografica arricchita da eleganti testatine, finalini e capilettera e da delicati fregi sull'intestazione di ogni pagina. USATO

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        Concert program Carnegie Hall 1974 Signed

      Concert program from Carnegie Hall, April 15th 1974, one of the last performances of the diva in New York! - Callas sang with Giuseppe Di Stefano, Robert Sutherland was at the piano. Full program with all pages and covers, 8.25 x 11 inches. Signed by Callas, inscribed, some check marks, but complete and in very good condition.

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        Celestial Navigation

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Signed by the author. Tyler's fifth novel. Although not marked in any way, this copy is from the distinguished modern first edition collection of Bruce Kahn.

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        CELESTIAL NAVIGATION

      NY: Knopf, 1974. First edition, first prnt. Inscribed by Tyler on the front free endpage. "For Burt Britton, with best wishes, Anne Tyler." Cloth spine ends gently pushed and touch of shelfwear; dustjacket with faint dampstain on bottom edge of rear panel (not immediately apparent on the outside and more obvious on the interior bottom edge). Tight, bright copy in Very Good condition in a Very Good dusthjacket with an archival cover. Burt Britton, a longtime NYC bookman and co-owner of Books and Company, published "Self Portraits. Book People Picture Themselves," a collection of impromptu sketches by a who's who of modern writers. Inscribed association copies of Tyler books are uncommon. . Inscribed by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Association Copy.The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        The Fly Fisher's Legacy. Including Bibliographical, Biographical and Historical Notes by Jack Heddon. {Edition-de-Luxe with Thirty Flies}.

      - London, England. Published by The Honey Dun Press Limited. 1974 (ca.1810). Large Paper Edition-de-Luxe. Book number XLIV of 55 copies published. Large 8vo. (9 ¾ x 6 ¼). 84 pp. plus four thick mat boards with beveled edges containing 30 fly patterns dressed in the style of the period circa 1810 as described by George Scotcher. Hand-coloured frontispiece tipped-in showing George Scotcher's 30 fly patterns. The book is signed on the limitation leaf by the three men who dressed the 30 flies: Thomas Clegg, Terry Griffiths and Jack Heddon. Originally it was intended that Thomas Clegg was to dress the complete set of flies, but due to other commitments he was unable to do so, completing the first six patterns. Terry Griffiths and Jack Heddon dressed the remaining twenty-four flies. The publisher has included a notice laid-in the book describing this issue. The original edition of The Fly Fisher's Legacy, circa 1810, is a rare book. Few copies were published and few remain today. In 2010, I was privileged to examine a copy of the ca. 1810 first edition in the collection of Vern Gallup (Mr. Gallup's magnificent fishing book collection was donated to Washington State University in Pullman, Washington). The deluxe edition was printed on Abbey Mills Greenfield Laid Paper. The book is elegantly bound by Aquarius in full crushed red morocco with gilt titles, raised bands on the spine, and elaborate gilt decorations and artificial flies. Marbled end papers. All edges gilt. Burgundy cloth slip case. A fabulous book. There is a small nick at the top of the spine. A fine book and slip case.

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        I PROMESSI SPOSI

      G.B.PETRINI, TORINO 1974 - COLLEZIONE SCOLASTICA DI CLASSICI ITALIANI ITALIANO Collana diretta da Giovanni Getto, a cura di Enzo Noé Girardi, timbro proprietà all'occhiello e timbro Saggio al frontespizio, pagine brunite ai bordi causa tempo, illustrazioni in nero fuori testo, brossura editoriale morbida, con alette e segni di usura ai bordi ed agli angoli, piccolo strappetto al piede

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        Carrie

      Doubleday & Company, Inc, Garden City, New York 1974 - Advance Proof Copy. A wonderful copy of this US Advance Reading Copy bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's white wrappers. The book is in excellent condition with a small crease to the top spine. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Jerusalem. The Emanation of the Giant Albion.

      1974 - Trianon Press. 1974. Folio, 25 colour plates, 8 proofs, and commentary at the end. Original quarter brown morocco, slipcase, fine. Limited to 500 copies, of which this is No. 3. This is the facsimile of Lord Cunliffe’s copy and Kerrison Preston’s proofs; the coloring differs markedly from the Stirling copy also published in facsimile by Trianon. As new. Bentley, Blake Books, A82

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        Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.

      Hodder & Stoughton, London 1974 - First British edition of the author's seventh novel and what many consider to be his finest. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by John le Carre on the title page in a contemporary signature. Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with some wear and rubbing to the extremities. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy garnered instant praise for Le Carre as "[t]he premier spy novelist of his time. Perhaps of all time" (Time). "Le Carre is simply the world's greatest fictional spymaster" (Newsweek). Le Carre’s inspiration drew from his experience of the revealing of the Cambridge Five traitors in the 1950s and ‘60s (Anthony, 2009), and the novel’s popularity can be seen in relation to those shocking events. In 2011, the novel was adapted into a successful film, starring Gary Oldman and Colin Firth, and it received three nominations at the 84th Academy Awards for Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Score, and Best Actor. This successful production is but one of Le Carre’s numerous accolades in espionage fiction. He was awarded both the Helmerich Award and the Goethe Medal, and, in 2008, The Times ranked Le Carré 22nd on its list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Enigma Variations And

      1974 - First edition. 8vo., original blue cloth, dust jacket. Gloucester, The Thornhill Press. Signed by Grant (who designed the cover) and the author on the title page. A near fine copy in a price-clipped dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        SOLSTADEN (Sun City)

      Helsinki: Schildts 1974 - First Printing. Printed in the Swedish language. Jansson's second novel for adults, set in a Florida retirement community. 191 pp. A Fine clean copy, appears to have never been fully opened, in a VG dustjacket with minor shelf-wear/rubbing to the corners and edges. SIGNED by Tove Jansson at the title page, scarce thus. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Du 27-9-1974 Au 3-11-1974. Druckbogen, mehrfarbig zu dem Katalog Du 27-9-1974 Au 3-11-1974.

      - 62,9:88 cm. Broodthaers gibt im Titel des Kataloges, an dass dieser ohne diese ?Tafel? unvollständig sei. Ungefaltet/colour offset-printed poster which was designed to be offered together with the catalogue Du 27-9-1974 Au 3-11-1974 which is often missing. The print is unfolded.

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        The Assassination of Shaka by Mhlangane Dingane and Mbopa on 22 September 1828 at Dukuza by which act the Zulu Nation first lost its Empire

      McGraw-Hill, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. As New. Signed. limited edition. this is number 72 of 250 copies signed by both Skotnes and Gray. this de luxe edition contains an original woodcut signed by the artist which would look beautiful framed .. original oatmeal boards housed in a similar custom made slip case this book is a joy to behold. could well be unread. the binding is excellent.

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        Carrie

      Doubleday 1974 - Stephen King (1974) 'Carrie', US signed first edition, published by Doubleday. Signed and inscribed by King: "For Scott, Best, [Stephen King]". All first issue points present: 'First Edition' written on the copyright page, and P6 gutter code on last page as called for. Dust jacket is correctly priced at $5.95. Condition: near fine in a near fine dust jacket. The only flaw to the book is the previous owner's name neatly written in red ink on the ffep. Otherwise a beautiful and unread copy. Clean, bright with no bumps, no foxing, no nothing. The dust jacket is near fine with only one flaw: a stain on the spine just above the 'S' of Stephen King as pictured. Otherwise, not clipped and no other wear. Great value. We also have a mint condition copy in stock with an amazing inscription which, however, is priced at a considerable premium compared to this near fine copy. ‘Carrie’, the master of horror’s debut novel has been adapted multiple times as feature films, theatre plays and Broadway Musicals. It launched King’s long and successful career and the man has never stopped writing since. A landmark novel. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Two Typed Letter Signed "Daphne" to Sheila 9/10/1974 and to "Pick" dated March 9th 1981

      no publisher 1974 - An excellent typed letter from Daphne du Maurier to her friend Sheila, October 9th [1974] on Kilmarth headed letter paper 2pp. Maunscript corrections to typos in the author's hand. A lovely, informal and amusing letter to her friend and very regular correspondent. Includes :- Thanking her correspondent for lunch "and for the pleasure of seeing Chapel Point again . and the Almighty Pick {the correspondent's husband} for the wonder of the Railway and the world about it. One of these days I must devise a short story with something frightful happening at the junction, possibly all the little groups of people turning alive and demo-ing against their Creator!" SEE second letter.- I do hope you got your Telegraph in time yesterday to turn to the tv programmes because on Westward at 9.10 Dave Allen the Irishman (like Jeremy Thorpe I would dine with him by candlelight) interviewed a group of eccentrics and the last of these was a man and his wife who had a private railway like Pic's and were so bemused by it that they wore Guard's clothes and lived on the spot, abd [sic] I thought what an extraordinary coincidence it was that I should have seen two of these railways in one day. The wife did look a bit mad, so perhas it is a good thing you keep yourself apart at Chapel Point - and watch out for Pic getting himself into uniform and waving a green flag.- Tomorrow the polls, and I fear Doom lies ahead (this letter dated the eve of the general election that was won by Harold Wilson with a tiny majority, during a turbulent political time in the UK, although slightly frustratingly the author does not declare which result spelled doom!A second typed letter to God Pick {both sic}, dated 7 years later than the first."Dear God Pick,I am truly flattered that you should think of me for writing a book about the railway folk coming alive. Its no good. Ideass [sic] have to ome [sic] from wthin myself. But its a lovely thought , so why not have a shot at it yourself? You will see I cant even type properly these days. Either my eyes or my brain, what there is of it! It was lively [sic] seeing both Cynthia and Ursula {author's cousins}and will you thank dear Sheila for her honeycombLove to you allDaphne. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Il gatto che ride

      Edizioni "L'Arco" - Benevento, BRESCIA 1974 - ITALIANO Buono stato, coperta illustrata in cartoncino patinato, su piatto anteriore di Michele Attanasio "Ritratto di Giovanni Barricelli", abrasione e macchia d'umidità su piatto anteriore, bordo poco sfregato, tagli e pagine in ottimo stato. Presentazione di Giuseppina Bartolini Luongo.

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        IN THE CRUCIBLE OF THE SUN.

      Meridan, Ct. Meridan Gravure, 1974. SIGNED by the author with presentation to former owner. Composition by Stinehour Press for King Ranch, Kingsville, Texas, 97pp., color illustrations by Tom Lea. Folio white cloth color titles, illus. in clear mylar dj as issued. The full page color illustrations and maps of Australia, further illuminates their creators unique partnership with this Texas Mecca. Designed, written and illus. by Tom Lea. The story of the King Ranch Pastoral Company Australian holdings. VERY GOOD.

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        Wide Sargasso Sea

      London: Andre Deutsch, 1974. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. Fourth printing. Signed and inscribed by Jean Rhys on the title page. Near Fine with a faint shelf lean, and spotting to the top edge of the page block, in a Near Fine dust jacket (stated fourth impression on front flap, price clipped, with new sticker price), with light edge wear and a strip of foxing to the top edge of the blank verso. Signed.

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        Chapiro (SEP033) Photographie. Cinéma. Robert Redford dans Gatsby le magnifique. Tirage d'époque. Projet de parution. Tampon au dos. Circa 1974. 24 x 30 cm. SEP033.

      - Photographie. Cinéma. Robert Redford dans Gatsby le magnifique. Tirage d'époque. Projet de parution. Tampon au dos. Circa 1974. 24 x 30 cm. SEP033. Photographies originale / Original photograph

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        One Special Summer

      New York: Delacorte Press, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. First edition. One of 500 copies signed by both Jacqueline and Lee Bouvier. Very Good in like slipcase, both showing uneven sunning, light dust soiling and light shelf wear. The slipcase has small gouge to the front panel. An illustrated journal of the Bouvier sister's 1951 European trip, which was originally presented to their parents as a thank-you upon their return.

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        Ansel Adams: Images, 1923-1974

      Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1974. Second edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Signed by Adams. First of the special deluxe edition, 1974. Oblong folio, cloth hardcover in dust jacket in slipcase, 127 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket in Very Good slipcase, light age-toning and wear to the dust jacket, discoloration and wear to the slipcase.

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        Stupa (Signed Limited Edition)

      Long Beach: Long Beach Museum, 1974. First edition. Leather Bound. Fine. Black leatherette binding with Long Beach Museum of Art sticker. The "book" contains 25 individual 3 x 5" black and white photographs in clear plastic sleeves which can be flipped up and down in accordion fashion. One of 200 SIGNED copies. Book is in fine condition. Contained in a lightly worn Vudex Binder Box. Brief text by Tony DeLap.

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        Magical and Philosophical Commentaries on the Book of the Law.

      93 Publishing, Montreal 1974 - Hardcover. Large octavo. xx + 346 pp. Gilt decorated royal blue cloth with gilt title O.T.O. lamen, etc. to spine, gilt stele design on front and back cover. Colour printed endpapers, frontis photo of Crowley, color illustrations, index. Printed in red and black throughout. A beautifully produced and highly important collection of Crowley's commentaries on "The Book of the Law." It includes a Foreword by Kenneth Grant. Original errata slip loosely inserted. Cloth very slightly darkened at edges (as common), page edges lightly browned. Otherwise a lovely, clean near Fine copy. With the original mylar protective jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        4 James Bond screenplays [You Only Live Twice, 1967; On Her Majesty's Secret Service, 1969; Live and Let Die, 1973; The Man With the Golden Gun, 1974]

      London, 1974. wrappers. 1) You Only Live Twice: "English release script" by Roald Dahl, for the 5th Bond film. Original yellow wrappers, white pages. Splash marks, small chip from back, else very good. 2) On Her Majesty's Secret Service: "Release script" by Richard Maibaum, for the 6th Bond film. Original midnight blue wrappers, white pages. Smudge to upper cover else very good. 3) Live and Let Die: "Export script" by Tom Mankiewicz, for the 8th Bond film. Original purple wrappers, pink and blue pages. 3 short tears to upper cover, else very good. 4) The Man With the Golden Gun: "Picture & dialogue export script" by Richard Maibaum and Tom Mankiewicz for the 9th Bond film. Original pink wrappers, pink and blue pages. Very good.

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        The Congress

      London: Enitharmon Press, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Like New. Signed. First edition. Signed limited edition. Copy #6 of 50, signed by Jorge Luis Borges and the translator, Norman Thomas di Giovanni; and of that, part of an unspecified number of copies also signed by the artist, Hugo Manning. Fine, with a faint touch of uneven fading to cloth at rear. A short story about a utopian congress, which many critics of Borges view as a political essay as well. A bright copy from a small limitation, signed by Borges, di Giovanni and Manning.

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        First Day Covers. Signed by Gerald R. Ford while President and Nelson A. Rockefeller as Vice-President of the United States of America.

      Washington, D.C: United States Postal Service, 1974. A pair of first day covers, mounted to the original printed sheet stating "Original Limited Edition Inauguration Covers" and pencil-numbered 178 of 200 copies. Both are signed while in office. The Ford envelope is postmarked August 9, 1974, and the Rockefeller is postmarked December 19, 1974. Gerald R. Ford (1913-2006). Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller (1908-1979) served as Vice President 1974-77. Attractively framed and matted, and in excellent condition with minimal fading. . Signed. First Edition. Unbound. Near fine condition.

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