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        [7" vinyl record]: Hey Joe (Version) [and] Piss Factory

      [New York]: Mer Records. 1974. Original 7" vinyl 45 RPM record. Fine in modestly age-toned, good plain white sleeve (as issued). Signed by Patti Smith on the white sleeve. Patti Smith's first vinyl single, "Hey Joe" and "Piss Factory" on the B side, produced by Lenny Kaye for Robert Mapplethorpe. A very uncommon record. .

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

      McClelland & Stewart Ltd., Toronto 1974 - First Edition of this Governor General's Award winning novel warmly Inscribed by Margaret Laurence to her friend[s] & McGill professor & Hawthorne scholar, Hugo McPherson and his wife on the title-page. 'Hugo and Louise - who remember the river and the swallows. With love, Margaret Laurence'. A fine copy in light gray cloth, gilt titles to the spine in a near fine price-clipped dustwrapper. Thick 8vo. 382 pp. Warwick A5, Spadoni, Donnelly 2560. A wonderful association copy of the fifth book in the Manawaka series. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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        One Special Summer

      New York: Delacorte Press. 1974. First. First edition. Introduction by Lee Bouvier Radziwill. Folio. Illustrated blue textured paper over boards in slipcase with applied photograph. Fine in slightly age-toned slipcase. One of 500 unnumbered copies Signed by both Jacqueline and Lee Bouvier. Travel journal. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Las Ensenanzas de Don Juan (Una Forma Yaqui de Conocimiento) [The Teachings of Don Juan]

      Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Economica. (1974). First. First edition in Spanish. Translation by Juan Tovar. Introduction by Octavo Paz. Fine in fine dustwrapper. The first book in this series, published six years earlier in English by the University of California. Very scarce. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        My Life and My Films (Signed First Edition)

      Atheneum, New York 1974 - First Edition. INSCRIBED by Jean Renoir on the title page: "To Dan and Estelle Rocklin. / Best wishes, / Jean Renoir." Garson Kanin writes of the book: "Jean Renoir's book is a Jean Renoir film. I can think of no higher praise." Renoir went from sitting for his father's paintings as a boy to becoming the famed director of some of the twentieth century's most revered films, including "The Grand Illusion," "The Rules of the Game," and "The River." In short , episodic vignettes, Renoir fondly recounts many of his experiences, including the inspirational role Baroque music played in the conception of "The Rules of the Game," the on-set shooting conditions of "Swamp Water," attending anti-Hitler meetings in his youth, and memories of many filmmakers and actors. Jacket has some creasing to one corner of the rear flap, else Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Rats - SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR

      New English Library, London 1974 - Hardback - First edition - A near fine book tightly bound in brown cloth with unfaded gilt lettering to the spine. The pages are lightly toned (but much less than normally encountered). The book has been signed by the author to the title page. No other previous owner names or inscriptions. The book may be an unread copy as the front and rear boards show resistance when opened. Small indentation to the centre of the rear board. The d/w is in near fine condition, free of any tears or chips and priced at £1.95net to the front flap as called for. Slightly faded to the bottom 1" of the wrappers spine. A lovely example of a very scarce book, and the first appearence in print by the author James Herbert. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: West Hull Rare Books - P.B.F.A.]
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        THE RATS

      London: New English Library Ltd 1974 - First edition, first printing. Original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps, the pages tanned as always. Complete with the near fine lightly rubbed and creased dustwrapper. Without fading of the spine and not price-clipped. A bright copy of the author’s first book. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        De Kooning

      Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Harry N Abrams Inc 1974 - A very fine copy in a very fine jacket/brodart covered. First Edition. A very nice copy. No tears, no chips to jacket. No bumped corners. No creased pages. Copy is in like new condition. 226 Illustrations 65 plates in full color. ***Please Note that this item cannot be shipped overseas.*** = WE BOX AND SHIP ALL BOOKS WITH DELIVERY CONFIRMATION. = WE HAVE BEEN BUYING AND SELLING USED BOOKS FOR OVER 33 YEARS. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        EUROPEAN DISCOVERY OF AMERICA: THE SOUTHERN VOYAGES

      1974 - MORISON, SAMUEL ELIOT. THE EUROPEAN DISCOVERY OF AMERICA: THE SOUTHERN VOYAGES: 1492-1616. 758pp. New York: Oxford University Press, 1974. Inscribed presentation copy to his daughter. In addition there are three typed carbon copy pages with a few ink corrections, of a version what appears to be final pages of the book. Jacket has some sunning to spine.

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        BIRDS & ANIMALS.

      Gehenna Press, 1974. - 15 x 11 3/4. 140 leaves: title, colophon, and 66 wood engravings, woodcuts, and linoleum cuts by Leonard Baskin printed one to a leaf on Troya, and interleaved with backing sheets, plus 5 blanks. Signed by Baskin in the colophon. An unbound binder's copy with 64 of the prints signed by Baskin. Housed in a handsome cloth && decorated paper traycase. Fine, with prospectus. A delightful range of Baskin's creatures from sea, land, and air. Printed by Harold McGrath in black, dark blue, dark green, and red. The image sizes range from less than an inch to 7 or 8 inches. Many of the blocks appeared in earlier works ( such as A Little Book of Natural History); some were separately issued, or used for bookplates or pressmarks & other ephemera. Both The Work of Fifty Years and the prospectus call for 65 prints (not the 66 present here). Of 50 copies printed, a few (the prospectus says 5) copies had all the prints signed. These were offered in 1974 for $2500. Apparently not all 50 sets were bound or sold. There were three binders for the edition. This set of sheets belonged to one of the binders. Rare. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Veatchs Arts of the Book, ABAA]
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        Chess Tournament Crosstables

      Gaige, Philadelphia 1974 - 4 volumes: Volume (1851-1900) iv+166+[27 unnumbered] pages with bibliography and appendix; Volume 2 1900-1910 v[1]+[167]-354+[2]pages; Volume 3 (1911-1920) iv+[355]-520A+[2 unnumbered] pages; Volume 4 (1921-1930) iii+[350A]+[496A]+[520B]+[521]-920+xvi pages. Octavo (8 3/4" x 6") issued in blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Over 375 cross-tables, including a list of tournaments in series. (Lusis: 1382) Volume 1 second printing, volumes 2, 3 and 4 first editions. Issued in four volumes over a period of various dates. Condition: Corners bumped and rubbed, spine ends and hinges rubbed, gilt dulled. Volume A very good set issued without jackets. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Book Collector, Inc.]
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        All the President's Men

      Simon and Schuster 1974 - A fine first edition, first printing (with complete row of numbers to 1 on copyright page), in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by Carl Bernstein on the front free endpaper. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Wigger

      NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. (1974). The only children's book by the author of such novels as Marathon Man, which was made into a Hollywood thriller, and The Princess Bride, another novel that was turned into a successful Hollywood film. Inscribed by Goldman in 1988: "____ - There's no reason for you to be encumbered with this, my only children's book, except I kind of like it and hope you do too. God bless/ Bill." Fine in a very good dust jacket with several edge tears and a heavy vertical crease near the front spine fold. This is the publisher's reinforced library binding of burgundy cloth stamped in silver -- not, however, an ex-library copy: simply the issue created by the publisher for sale to libraries and as such uncommon without library markings. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain, a Kate Greenaway Award winner, and a fairly early book for him. First Edition. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Royal Shakespeare Theatre Edition of The Sonnets

      London: Shepheard–Walwyn,, 1974. Folio. Original red full morocco, titles to spine and upper board, inner dentelles and edges gilt, marbled endpapers. In the original red slipcase. Spine slightly faded. An excellent copy. First edition thus, one of a limited edition of 260 numbered copies signed on the introduction leaf by the actress Peggy Ashcroft. Includes a leaflet advertising the edition with a photo of Ashcroft presenting copies to diplomatic representatives of Commonwealth nations.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Huang Chun-Pi's Paintings

      Taipei: National Museum of History, 1974 - First edition, first printing. Quarto, 28.6*21.5cm, wt:1kg, 110pp. Complete with pictorial slipcase. Book almost as new. No dustjacket as issued. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chinese Art Books]
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        Images

      London - Sloane Street Gallery, 1974 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. %0D%0AA scarce collection of fourteen plates from the artist Alexander. %0D%0ALimited to 250 copies, of which this is numbered 58, and signed by the artist. %0D%0AIncluding short poems in English, French and German. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn paper wraps. Externally, smart, with just some slight wear to the extremities. Internally, unbound. Pages are bright, with just a few handling marks. Overall: VERY GOOD. %0D%0A%0D%0A.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Lily and Rose I.

      San Francisco, Calif.: Editions Press. 1974 - Color etching, signed in pencil by the artist. 52 x 84 cm. From Baudelaire, Charles. Les Fleurs du Mal Portfolio. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        WAMPETERS, FOMA & GRANFALLOONS

      NY: Delacorte, (1974) - Beautiful Fine First Edition in equally Fine dust jacket of this acclaimed collection of the late author's highly entertaining and always enlightened speeches, opinions and essays. This superb copy, presented in its own beautiful custom clamshell box, is highlighted by the author's incredibly elaborate -- and SIGNED -- self caricature, done in silver marker, and which extends across the front free endpaper and continues on the pastedown. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mystery Pier Books, Inc.,ABAA, ILAB, ABA]
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        Wampeters Foma & Granfalloons

      New York: Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence 1974 - 8vo., black cloth lettered in gilt and silver; pictorial dust jacket. First edition. A presentation copy, inscribed: "For Joel [Schick] - now a freelance like me. How to go! Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., May 9, 1974," on the front free endpaper. Schick, the book designer of "Wampeters" and numerous other Vonnegut books, illustrated seminal Muppets books and the "Magic School Bus" series of children's books. An extraordinary association copy [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Wampeters, Foma and GRanfalloons

      Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence, New York 1974 - A near fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket, inscribed by Vonnegut to his friend Joy Kritzer, a publicist, on the front pastedown. "Peace and plenty to my good friend Joy Kritzer Kurt Vonnegut Jr. [star] November 7, 1976." Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Lancelot du lac [Lancelot of the Lake] (Original French film poster)

      1974 - Original French "affichette" poster for the 1974 film, "Lancelot du lac" (released in the US and UK as "Lancelot of the Lake") directed by Robert Bresson. Bresson's bloody take on the King Arthur legend was an expansion of the aesthetic he had already developed, where the violence that was once implied became a reality-though certainly still quite surreal. Near Fine condition, with a couple of repaired tears at the top edge and an extremely faint, almost negligible discoloration toward the top. 24 x 32 inches, rolled, on linen.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        IL PERUGINO MARIO PODIANI E LA SUA COMMEDIA I MEGLIACCI (1530) Edizione illustrata con xilografie di Mariaelisa Leboroni.

      Perugia 1974 - Ril. tipo tela con sovr., cm 34x25, pp 188-LXXIX-267, i 2 fregi later. riproducono motivi da statuti perug. del 1528, xilograf. di M.Leboroni, 8 tavv f.t. di cui 7 sono costituite da xilogr. della stessa A., ediz. di 100 esempl., il nostro, n° 49, reca la firma dell'Autore. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: EDITORIALE UMBRA SAS]
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        KPM-Weihnachtsteller: Konvolut von 9 Weihnachtstellern der Königliche-Porzellan-Manufaktur Berlin. Jeweils im Durchmesser von 19 cm, jeweils kobaltblau und Gold.

      Berlin, KPM,. Vorhanden sind die Teller 1974: Musizierender Engel ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 225.- EUR ) / 1975: Hirten auf dem Felde ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 84.- EUR ) / 1976: Stern von Bethlehem ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 84.- EUR ) / 1977: Das Kind in der Krippe anbetend ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 84.- EUR ) / 1978: Heilige Drei Könige ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 90.-EUR ) / 1979: Im Stall von Bethlehem ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 317.- EUR ) / 1980: Der Hirte auf dem Felde ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 101.- EUR ) / 1982: Die Mutter mit dem Kind ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 378.- EUR ) / 1988: Glockenklang ( Listenpreis Marquardt: 146.-EUR ). Die Teller von sehr guter Erhaltung. Verkauf entweder einzeln analog des angezeigten Listenpreises der Marquardt-Liste oder insgesamt zum Sonderpreis von 990.- EUR statt der Summer der Listenpreise von 1509..- EURO ). Bei Einzelerwerb bitte Emailanfrage ob der gewünschte Teller verfügbar ist und welche Versandkosten als versichertes Paket anfallen. ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Oriental Ceramics: The World's Great Collections. Complete 12-Volume Deluxe Edition of 300 NUMBERED Copies

      Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1974-1978 - Folio, 39.5(L)*28.5(W)*90(H)cm. Net Wt: 66kg. Complete DELUXE edition of 300 NUMBERED copies. 12 volumes. Col. plates tipped in. Each vol. individually boxed. Japanese and English introductions, captions and notes, English preliminaries. Included 1207 color plates, 3574 monochrome plates, 236 reference illustrations. V. 1. Tokyo National Museum. V. 2. National Museum of Korea, Seoul. V. 3. Museum Pusat, Jakarta. V. 4. Iran Bastan Museum, Teheran. V. 5. The British Museum. V. 6. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. V. 7. Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art, London. V. 8. Musee Guimet, Paris. V. 9. Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities, Stockholm. V. 10. The Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. V. 11. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. V. 12. The Metropolitan Museum of Fine Art, New York. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Anarchy, State, and Utopia

      New York: Basic Books, 1974. 367 p.  First edition, first printing. Very Good+ hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. Book itself in nice shape. Bumped corners, former owner's name on ffep. Jacket spine panel faded, price intact ($12.95), light rubbing, tear to head. A modern classic of political theory.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Un mannequin sur le trottoir / remarques au pinceau

      Rivière Yves 1974 - In-4 (26 x 33,5 cm), livre d'artiste, en feuilles, sous chemise et emboîtage. Magnifique livre d'artiste, où la plume de Roger Caillois se trouve complétée, commentée, par des 'remarques au pinceau' de Pierre Alechinsky. Tirage sur ancien vergé de hollande, à 450 exemplaires, tous numérotés (le nôtre n°282), et signés à la fois par Roger Caillois et par Pierre Alechinsky. À peine de menues et pâles piqûres sur le dos de l'emboîtage, intérieur extrêmement frais, magnifique état pour ce très bel ouvrage. Alechinsky Pierre

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        The 158-Pound Marriage (SIGNED)

      Random House, New York 1974 - 1st Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED by author on front end page: "Hello, John Irving". Small sticker residue on inside front board. DJ lightly rubbed and has some spots of clear varnish residue. Crease on front flap. $5.95 price present on flap. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Montemarano]
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        CARRIE

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc.,. 1974. Octavo,. cloth.. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A very sharp copy of this book.. Accompanied by a nearly fine copy (neat owner's signature on first. blank and mild dust soiling to front cover) of the advance readers. edition, this one with the earliest printing code ("O50") on page. 199. The two volumes housed together in a cloth slipcase. (#128840). First edition. The author's first book. The correct first printing with "first edition" on copyright page, printing code "P6" on page 199, and dust jacket priced $5.95. Signed inscription by King dated 24 September 1980 to a mystery book publisher and bookseller on the title page. Basis for a well received 1976 Brian de Palma film which made the novel a bestseller in its mass market paperback reprint format and made King a celebrity writer. In 2002 a made for television film based on the novel was done, this version follows the original closely; the original film also spawned a 1999 sequel, "The Rage: Carrie 2." Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-599. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-162. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature I, pp. 197-202. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-129.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        [Flyer]: Ford is Coming May 26... Your worst fears will come true when Gerry Ford takes over in Son of Frankenstein. Be There! Demand New & Free elections

      N.Y.C.: Youth International Party. [1974]. Flyer. Printed on yellow paper. Illustrated with President Ford as Frankenstein. Approximately 8.5" x 11". Old light folds, else about fine. For some reason the protest was held at Mt. Sinai Hospital. Yippie flyers are very uncommon. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Necromantic Grimoire + The Key to the Necromantic Grimoire

      New Jersey: Bob Lynn, 1974 A VERY RARE book in EXCELLENT condition, number 491 of only 500 published, with an insert containing the book number and a magical writing/inscription. Black cloth cover with bright gilt imprinting on the front cover and spine. There is NO bumping or rubbing anywhere. The binding is so good and tight, it appears to be unread. Unpaginated, with white, crisp, clean, unmarked and uncreased pages and b/w drawings. This is the best copy of this book and key that we have ever seen. The Key is a bright yellow paper booklet with black printing on the front cover and staple binding. A fine collector's edition from a non-smoking house. We have an extensive collection of magic books for sale and we ship daily.. Cloth. As New/No Jacket. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Lots of Love Books]
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        Images de la mort douce.,

      o. O., Aux depens d`un auteur, 1974 - 32 Bll. mit 18 OFarbradierungen auf Tafeln und im Text von Leonor Fini. Monod 5729. - Nr. XVI von 3 Ex. (XVI - XVIII - GA 199) auf Vergé d`auvergne mit 1 Suite der Graphiken und einer kleinen OKupferplatte sowie einer OZeichnung. - Schönes Ex. mit den sehr stilisierten Radierungen der argentinischen Künstlerin. Dargestellt werden themenbezogene Grabsteine wie "tombe d`un sage", "tombe d`une petite fille parmi les fleurs", "courtisane", "tombe d`poux dans les terres" oder "tombe de l`enfant chrysogone". Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 Fol., lose Bogen in OUmschlag mit ORadierung in OPp.-Kassette mit Deckeltitel

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Galerie Joy]
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        De Natura Rerum (lib. IV-XII). Tacuinum sanitatis. Codice C-67 (fols. 2-116) de la Biblioteca Universitaria de Granada. Comentarios a la edición facsímil. Estudio preliminar, Transcripción y Traducciones castellana e ingles

      Universidad, Granada 1974 - Gran folio, 2 vols. (Vol. 1: 330 p., papel offset coral, media piel gofrada, planos tela; Vol. 2: 116 folios facsímiles sobre papel couché gofrado, letra gótica, todas las pág. iluminadas a siete colores más oro. Plena piel con hierros grabados en planos y lomo). Ejemplar 679 de una edición de 1500. Espectacular edición del Códice científico más valioso de la biblioteca universitaria de Granada, el "Libro de los animales y plantas de San Alberto Magno", que comprende los diez manuscritos de Cantimpré sobre la fauna y la flora, y el Tacuinum Sanitatis, de Ibn Butlan, de carácter dietético y terapéutico. Tomás de Cantimpré, dominico flamenco, terminó en 1246 su Rerum Natura, especie de enciclopedia científica medieval, que abarca todas las ciencias naturales. Está ricamente iluminado con 611 miniaturas con un gran número de dibujos de animales a todo color, dentro de un texto en letra gótica. El Tacuim sanitatis, comprende bellísimas ilustraciones de mayor tamaño, en las que destacan los fondos rameados en oro y color como motivo ornamental central, sobre los cuales aparecen figuras humanas, escenas de caza, etc., todas ricamente coloreadas. Gran ejemplar, magníficamente impreso. Medicina. Ciencias naturales. Facsímiles. Flora. Zoología. Medicine. Natural sciences. Facsimile. Zoology.

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        The HAWKLINE MONSTER.

      Simon & Schuster, (1974), New York: - Inscribed by Brautigan on the title page: "This copy is for John and Margot Doss / 'with many thanks' / Richard Brautigan / San Francisco / August 26, 1974". [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA]
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        The Fly Fisher's Legacy [with] Scotcher Notes [with] Fifteen of George Scotcher's Flies Dressed by the Late Thomas Clegg.

      Honey Dun Press. - London. The Honey Dun Press Limited. 1974 & 1975. Two Volumes plus Thomas Clegg Flies. Volume I: George Scotcher. The Fly Fisher's Legacy. 1974. Limited Edition. One of 400 numbered copies. 8vo. (8 x 5). 42 pp. plus colophon. Hand colored frontispiece of natural flies. Bound in half green morocco and marbled boards, signed by the binder, A. F. Sismore. In a matching marbled two-part box with titling labels. Volume II: Jack Heddon. Scotcher Notes. 1975. Limited Edition. One of 150 numbered copies. 8vo. (8 x 5). 29 pp. plus colophon. Signed by Jack Heddon and John Simpson. An artificial fly, 'Scotcher's Black Gnat' is mounted as the frontispiece. With six plates of hand-colored flies showcasing Scotcher's patterns, with some of the flies tied with actual feather materials to highlight the patterns. Includes a complete listing of Scotcher's patterns and materials for tying the patterns. Bound in half green morocco and marbled boards. In a matching marbled two-part box with titling labels. In a separate plastic box are 15 of Scotcher's fly patterns tied by the late Thomas Clegg. In the mid-1970s Mr. Clegg was called the finest fly dresser in the United Kingdom by angling author and columnist Eric Horsfall Turner. The flies were dressed on size 14 hooks. Mr. Clegg also tied the flies displayed in the Honey Dun Press limited edition of 55 copies. The Honey Dun Press has produced some of the most beautiful and elegant books on fishing, in my opinion. A beautiful set. The books, boxes, and flies all in fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Bruce Cave Fine Books, IOBA.]
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        LES CHEFS-D OEUVRES.

      a l Enseigne du Chant des Spheres,, Nice, 1974 - Exemplaire numerote. 12 vol., environ 200 pp. chacun. in-4, Reliures editeur plein-maroquin brun, dos orne a nerfs et estampes, plats ornes, estampes, filets, tete dorees, emboitages.

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        Oeuvres

      Le Chant Des Sphères, Nice 1974 - Traduction de F. Victor Hugo. 12 volumes,de format (20 x 26 cms) reliés en pleine basane maroquinée d'éditeur, de couleur havane. Plats ornés d'un décor de rocaille à froid et de filets noirs et dorés encadrant un médaillon oblong en creux. dos à faux nerfs ornés de fleurons dorés et à froid; têtes dorées. Le tout sous étui. Tirage à 3500 exemplaires, le notre porte le numéro 3251, tiré sur vélin de Lana à la forme, filigrané Sefer, avec léopard au parchemin. Miniatures en couleurs de Jean Gradassi. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Ancienne Dornier]
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        Jackie tells a London antiques dealer she hopes to see an artwork, ?the Italian Blackamoor and hound,? when she returns to England for Christmas ?before another anonymous spirit has whisked it away from you ?"

      [London, England] Autograph Letter Signed ?Jackie,? 2p, 5.25? x 7.5?, front & verso. [London, June 1974]. Light blue stationery with an embossed white scallop seashell at top center. Numerous creases. With 5.5" x 3.75? envelope addressed in another hand to ?G. Bennison / 91 Pimlico Rd / London / S.W. 1? (his London shop), three Queen Elizabeth II regular postage stamps postmarked London, June 14, 1974. Torn open at top, unrelated ink notes in unidentified hand on verso. To Geoffrey Bennison, an interior decorator and antiques dealer known for his international clientele.In full, ?Dear Geoffrey ?" Maybe we will be in England for Christmas ?" If you still have the Italian Blackamoor and hound then ?" I should love to see it face to face ?" I return you the transparency ?" and hope ?" that before another anonymous spirit has whisked it away from you that I shall at least be able to take a peek at it ?" thanks ?" Jackie?

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        A Crown of Feathers (Stories)

      Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, New York 1974 - Third Printing. Inscribed to Henry Miller: "To My Good Friend Henry Miller with admiration and love, Isaac B. Singer. May 26, 1975." Beneath this inscription, Singer has written: "Here is the story you quoted in your letter. I wish you long and creative years. I.B.S." Miller often wrote about how much he loved Singer's work. A wonderful literary association. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A.]
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        The Crowned African Crane and Numidian Crane

      - This listing is for a pair of Hayes birds. The photograph show is the Crowned African Crane. Please e-mail Arader Galleries for the photograph of The Numidian Crane. William Hayes, The Crowned African Crane and The Numidian Crane Each with measurements: 27 7/8” x 17 7/8” *Reverse images of these birds appeared in W. Hayes and family, Portraits of Rare and Curious Birds, with their descriptions form the Menagerie of Osterly Park, Vol I (1974), plates 4 and 3 respectively. William Hayes also worked according to Dixon’s method of basso relievo, but unlike Dixon and Spackman, Hayes did not derive his works from George Edwards’ drawings. Hayes used the images he had previously drawn for his own two books A Natural History of British Birds and Rare and Curious Birds in the Menagerie at Osterly Park, Middlesex for his embossed paintings. Like Dixon, Hayes did not color his own work; he hired his colorists from among his twenty-one children.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries San Francisco]
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        THE RATS OF RUTLAND GRANGE

      Gotham Book Mart, New York 1974 - Number 18 of 100 copies signed by Gorey on the colophon. Toledano B59b. A fine and bright copy, issued without a dust jacket, within a fine example of the publisher's slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine & Rare Books, ABAA]
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        The Glorious Nosebleed: Fifth Alphabet

      Dodd, Mead and Company, New York 1974 - First edition. Fine in dustwrapper with a faint stain at the base of the spine but which is otherwise near fine in slightly dampstained, near fine publisher's slipcase. Copy number 32 of 250 numbered copies Signed by Gorey. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        American Indian Spirit Tales, Cherokee Spirit Tales, Choctaw Spirit Tales, Creek Seminole Spirit Tales 4 Signed Limiteds

      Indian Heritage Assn., Oklahoma - Rare set! 4 books: AMERICAN INDIAN SPIRIT TALES, CHEROKEE SPIRIT TALES, CHOCTAW SPIRIT TALES, & CREEK SEMINOLE SPIRIT TALES. Authors: Jack Gregory (Univ. Of West FL) & Rennard Strickland (Univ. Of Tulsa, OK). Each illustrated by a different artist, Lim. Ed. Of 1000 & is the 1st edition/1st printing, publisher: Indian Heritage Assn, OK. 12-1/2" tall x 9-1/2" wide, cloth bound w/ gilt printing, no DJ's as issued. Included are newspaper clippings about the books. 1) American Indian Spirit Tales, Redbirds, Ravens, & Coyotes, illustrator Blue Buzzard, 1974, #184/1000, SIGNED by both authors. Binding: red cloth. Near fine + (only a few tiny, very faint flecks to cloth). 2) Cherokee Spirit Tales, Tribal Folklore, Legend, & Myth, illustrator Willard Stone, 1969, #302/1000, SIGNED by both authors + the illustrator, & additionally inscribed & SIGNED again by both authors & the illustrator (For Miss ., We hope you can follow the good spirits! Rennard Strickland, Jack Gregory, Willard Stone, 1969). Near fine + (only a few tiny spots to cloth). 3) Choctaw Spirit Tales, Tribal Folklore, Legend, & Myth, illustrator Chief Terry Saul, 1972, #252/1000, SIGNED by both authors & the illustrator & additionally inscribed (no name) in Gregory's writing on limitation page: "May you know the way of the spirit!". Near fine + (a hint of wear to upper spine end). 4) Creek Seminole Spirit Tales, Tribal Folklore, Legend, & Myth, illustrator Fred Beaver, pub. 1971, #8/1000, SIGNED by both authors & the illustrator, with just a line at the top of the limitation page "To" a name, & additionally again, a drawing by the illustrator of an Indian Chief, down by the signatures. Near fine +, with previous owner's name. ; Vol. 4 vol; Folio; Signed by All Authors [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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