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        Leçon de choses

      Original, one of 82 numbered copies on pure wire Edition, print head.Beautiful specimen. Les éditions de minuit Paris 1975 14,5x19,5cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Sigill. Blätter für Buch und Kunst. Folge 4, Heft 3 u. 4 und einer Extra-Suite (insg. 3. Bände).

      Hamburg, Rohse, 1975.. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen und der Suite mit 36 signierten Blatt "Römisches Alphabet" von Werner Bunz. OKart. u. OHLwd.-Mappe, 4° ( 30 x 19,5 cm ) - Eins von 75 nummerierten Exemplaren der Ausgabe C mit der Suite. Insgesamt guter Zustand. ( Gesamtgewicht 1600 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Mural Paintings in Thailand. [THREE VOLUMES].

      Zürich, Oppersdorff, 1975.. Three volumes. Text Volume: Pp. lxxviii, 356. Plate Volumes: Two volumes. Imperial folio 55x45 cm. With 200 colour plates mounted on thick leaves of paper, roughly trimmed, with text printed in gold. Plus colour map. Hardcover, uniformly bound in the original publisher's full elaborately decorated cloth, with original glassine dust-jackets, each volume placed in original cardboard box. In NEW condition. A wonderful set. ~ First English edition. An outstanding production in pristine condition. Never left the original boxes. Translated from the German by Greeley Stahl. With a foreword by H. H. Prince Dhaninivat..

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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      [No place: no publisher. 1975]. First. First edition. Broadside. Mimeographed on blue-green paper. Sunning at the extremities, near fine. Broadside of a poem, in facsimile of Updike's handwriting, prepared for a reading. One of approximately 500 copies prepared. Very scarce. De Bellis and Broomfield A55. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        First Love, Last Rites

      London: Jonathan Cape., 1975. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. Small nick to foot of spine, very minor crumpling to edges of dust jacket and New Fiction Society ticket at foot of spine, an excellent copy. First edition, first impression. Ian McEwan's first book, a collection of short stories.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        First Love Last Rites

      Cape, 1975. 1st edition. Hardcover. Very fine in very fine dustjacket. This collection of short stories was the author's first book, which made an immediate impact in the literary world, winning him the year's Somerset Maugham Award. An extremely nice copy indeed.

      [Bookseller: Shellhouse Books]
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        First Love, Last Rites

      First edition, first printing of author's first book. Signed by the author. Ownership inscription on front endpaper, otherwise near fine (slightly dusty) in fine dustjacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: timkcbooks]
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      London: Jonathan Cape. 1975. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding clean and square, the contents without previous owner?'s inscriptions or stamps. Text block edges a little spotted. Complete with the very good or better rubbed and slightly nicked dustwrapper. Not price-clipped. Inscribed by Roald Dahl and dated Oct 31st 1975 in blue ink on the front free endpaper.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        I Nuovi Disastri della Guerra. 6 acqueforti di Fritz Baumgartner.

      Priuli & Verlucca Editori 1975 - Sei acqueforti di 505 x 355 mm, protette da velina, numerate e firmate dall'Artista. Edizione di 99 esemplari in numerazione araba, e 30 esemplari in numerazione romana. Copia numero III di XXX. Scarmagno, 1975; ril. in cofanetto, pp. 140, tavv. b/n col., cm 38,5x54.

      [Bookseller: Libro Co. Italia Srl]
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        [Publisher's Advance Promotional Package for:] MINAMATA

      [New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, prior to January 1975].. Folio. Loose and comb-bound sheets, photocopied typescript, etc. Some tears and tanning to typescript, a few filing labels and abrasions from same; a variety of items, as detailed below. Good to very good or better. A substantial pre-publication promotional, assembled for purposes of subsidiary rights consideration and highly privileged review, for the first US edition of Smith's extraordinary photo-essay on the devastation caused by industrial pollution at Minamata. Present here are the twelve individual folio (41 x 30 cm) plates that made up the illustrative component of the 1973 Japanese portfolio, MINAMATA: LIFE - SACRED AND PROFANE, published to coincide with the exhibition hosted by Seibu Department Store; ca. 34 leaves of photocopied typescript, legal format, denoted "Sample Text First Draft" and dated in type 12/9/74; two copies of an elaborate oblong large folio (30 x 48 cm) presentation, plastic comb- bound in printed boards, each consisting of eight proof printings in high quality gravure of photographs and captions; and finally, a rather ragged example of the printed dust jacket for the forthcoming book. The promotional caption to the comb-bound presentations does not overstep the bounds of truth in asserting: "In the Twentieth Century, certain statements have helped alter the course of civilization: D.W. Griffith's 'Birth of a Nation' [/] Edward R. Murrow's television condemnation of Joseph McCarthy [/] Bob Dylan's 'Blowin in the Wind' [/] Rachel Carson's 'Silent Spring' [/] now W. Eugene Smith's MINAMATA." The obvious expense of assembling such an elaborate promotional package virtually assures that only a few were prepared for submission to the top tier of reviewers or subsidiary rights editors, and it is unlikely that few have survived. MINAMATA is among the landmarks of the 20th century photo-essay, and stands as testament to the dedication and genius, often in the face of extraordinary odds and physical danger, of W. Eugene Smith. ROTH, p.232.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Skara, in Two Volumes (Volume 1, Staden i Stiftet fore 1700; Volume 2, Staden i Lanet: 1700-1970)

      Skara HistoriekommittŽ, 1975 - TWO VOLUMES hbks large 8vos Volume 1: 831pp; Volume 2: 595pp illustr color plates, b+w drawings maps in pocket at rear text in Swedish both volumes lightly used with slight slant to spine the djs for both volumes in protective sleeves very good clean unmarked texts very hard to find

      [Bookseller: Sutton Books]
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      New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich. 1975. First edition, first printing. INSCRIBED PRESENTATION COPY. Original yellow paper-covered boards over orange cloth spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent very near fine copy, the page edges lightly toned, the contents clean and bright. Complete with the lightly rubbed and nicked price-clipped dustwrapper. Inscribed by Andy Warhol and with an original drawing of a bird, ?"To Wessie Connell / BIRD KISSES / Andy Warhol?". Whilst inscribed and drawn in copies of this book are by no means scarce, this is the first we have seen with this image (usually found with a soup can or heart drawing).

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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      New York: Kennedy Graphics, 1975. Distributed graphics by Alan Wofsy Fine Arts. Lithograph in 5 colors. Old Testament series. 93 x 64 cm. Edition of 100. Signed and numbered by the artist. Fern & O'Sullivan, 663.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        First Love, Last Rites

      London; Jonathan Cape; 1975 - First edition, first printing of author's first book. Signed by the author. Fine in fine dustjacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: timkcbooks]
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        First Love Last Rites

      Jonathan Cape, London 1975 - UK Uncorrected Proof of the author's first book. Near Fine in tan green wrappers, except for handwritten notation in ink on the book spine "APR 17". Winner of the Somerset Maugham book award in 1976. Signed by the author on the title page. A book of short stories. Rees A1a [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: MDS BOOKS]
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        First Love, Last Rites - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      London: Jonathan Cape. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1975. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0224010956 . A most handsome First Edition/First Impression in Fine condition in alike dustwrapper, SIGNED by author Ian McEwan directly on the title page. Scarce in collectible condition; Ian McEwan's first book, a collection of short stories, was regarded by him as an opportunity to experiment and find his voice as a writer. Multiple film adaptations for the various stories followed, e.g., for First Love, Last Rites, Butterflies, and Solid Geometry .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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      London: Jonathan Cape. 1975. First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. A very near fine copy with no inscriptions other than the author?'s signature and no stamps. One small bump to the foot of the front panel. Complete with the very good indeed just lightly edge-worn dustwrapper. Not price-clipped. The author?'s first book, signed to the title page.Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        The Letters

      London: The Hogarth Press,, 1975?-80. Comprising: The Flight of the Mind, The Sickle Side of the Moon, A Reflection of the Other Person, A Change of Perspective, The Question of Things Happening, Leave the Letters Till We're Dead. 6 volumes, octavo. Original blue boards, titles to spines gilt. With the dust jackets designed by Woolf's niece Angelica Garnett. Illustrated with black and white photographic plates and facsimiles. Fine copies in unclipped jackets with occasional light mark but overall bright. First editions, first impressions, of Virginia Woolf's collected letters. This beautifully designed collection, a colossal labour of love, records in stunning detail the evolution of Woolf's unmistakable style.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Northern Lights - SIGNED

      Delacorte Press, New York, 1975, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, A First Edition, First Printing, Signed By AuthorFine and appears unread in an equally fine unclipped dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by the author on the half title page: "To Hilma, with respect and affection, Tim O'Brien", Book

      [Bookseller: James Graham, Bookseller]
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        Untitled / Ohne Titel (Waves). Serigraphie. 1975. Unten links in Bleistift signiert und datiert: Bridget Riley '75, rechts auf 400 nummeriert: 182/400.

      . 11,5 : 42,9 cm auf starkem Velin 20 : 48 cm.. Als 31. Neujahrsgabe von Ernst Beyeler, Basel, in 380 (richtig 400) Exemplaren gedruckt. Auf dem gefalteten Beiblatt handschr. nummeriert und Max Frey zugeeignet. - In tadelloser Erhaltung.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Signed Color Photograph of Muhammad Ali as he talks to the press holding a copy of Elijah Muhammad?s ?Message to the Blackman.?

      Photograph Signed ?Muhammad / Ali.? Color, 8? x 10.5?. Large signature in black ball point on a high-quality book photograph page. Fine condition.High-quality book page, with printed text about Ali on verso which is numbered ?70? in the lower left corner ?" this photograph would be page 69. Removed from ?Muhammad Ali: A Portrait in Words and Photographs? by Wilfrid Sheed (New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Co., 1975).Ali is pictured holding a copy of the book ?Message to the Blackman? by Elijah Muhammad, microphones in foreground. The photograph was probably taken in 1965 when the book was published.On February 25, 1964, 22-year-old Cassius Clay scored a 7th round Technical Knock Out over World Heavyweight Champion Sonny Liston. In March, Clay changed his name to Muhammad Ali. After winning the World Heavyweight Championship for the third time in 1978 (Leon Spinks, Decision 15 rounds), on June 17, 1979, Ali announced his retirement.Pre-Certified PSA/DNA

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Wrong Case, The

      New York: Random House, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Signed by author on title page, rare hardcover, minor shelf wear, faint soiling to tops of pages, some rubbing, sun darkening to top edges, in protective mylar dj cover

      [Bookseller: Seattle Mystery Bookshop]
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        The Wrong Case: A Novel [SIGNED]

      Random House Inc, New York 1975 - First Edition (stated), First Printing. Hard cover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall in green stamped boards backed in blue cloth. Near Fine book in About Fine unclipped DJ, protected in clear cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. This is a rare REVIEW COPY w/ publisher's slip LAID-IN. Author's scarce SECOND book was inexpensively made, this one is fairly typical w/ soft spine tips and mild lean, slight separation of text block at crown. 272pp. The Review Copy is a collector's dream. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BASEMENT BOOKS]
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        The Wrong Case

      New York: Random House, 1975 - The author's first mystery, introducing Milo Milodragovitch. A very good copy in a bright, attractive dustwrapper. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Carpe Librum]
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        Chez Panisse 4th Birthday [poster].

      Berkeley, Calif.: Saint Hieronymus Press. Distributed graphics by Dow and Frosini. 1975 - Poster. 24 x 18 inches. Solid-tone, photo-offset lithograph. Goines, 49.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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      Gerry de la Ree 1975-1981, Saddle River - Complete set of all seven Books of Virgil Finlay published by Gerry de la Ree, each is a first edition. Profusely illustrated, oversize [each volume being about 8.75" x 11.25"] set, the seventh volume with memoirs by Lail Finlay, Robert Bloch, Stephen E. Fabian, Sam Moskowitz, Harlan Ellison and Robert A. W. Lowndes; and a section of poems by Virgil Finlay. Respectively, the details of each hardcover volume are #1: Copy #431/1050 copies, 128 pages, no ISBN; #2: Copy #773/1300 copies, 127+ pages, no ISBN; #3: Copy #889/1300 copies, 127+ pages, no ISBN; #4: Copy #732/1300 copies, 127+ pages, no ISBN; #5: Copy #434/1350 copies, 127+ pages, no ISBN; #6: Copy #1112/1300 copies, 128 pages, no ISBN; and #7: Copy #125/200 copies, 127+ pages, ISBN 0-938192-08-6. The first six volumes have a previous owner's Lovecraftian bookplate, and the third volume also has the bookplate of Baird Searles [the seventh volume does not have any bookplate]. Some volumes with minor bumping/bowing, some Dust Wrappers with [the usual] slight age toning and/or spine end/edge creasing; but overall a Near Fine set in Near Fine Dust Wrappers. [Individual volumes are fairly commonly offered, but complete sets seem to be very infrequently offered as such. The price is for the set of seven hardcover volumes in seven Dust Wrappers]. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: biblioboy]
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        The Books of Virgil Finlay, Volumes 1 to 6

      Saddle River, NJ: Gerry de la Ree, 1975-80 - A monumental set collecting the published black & white illustrations of one of the greatest artists ever to grace the pages of the pulps. Monsters, aliens, demons, robots, spacemen, spaceships, bizarre experiments, fantastic landscapes, and beautiful women, seldom overdressed, all executed with breathtaking sensuosity. Produced by a fan publisher, these volumes were produced in limited number and a set is difficult to assemble today. A fine set in dustwrappers. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Carpe Librum]
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        Ciba-Geigy Weed Tables

      Ciba-Geigy, 1975 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A descriptive survey of all the main European weeds. With colourful watercolour plates illustrating many of the weeds, and a large and colourful key for identifying the plant families with weeds of world-wide importance. With monochrome diagrams of the structure of the plants, including their flowers, seeds and seedlings. The full-colour plates are loosely inserted into each table. For tables covering larger families of plants, many plates are included. For the Cruciferae family, for example, there is a large bi-fold table and seven A4-sized full-colour plates. Condition: Many disbound pages and a paper covered booklet contained in a cloth covered box. Externally, lovely condition. Box is generally smart with slight marks to paper of sides. Internally, bright and clean. Overall: FINE with a VERY GOOD INDEED box.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Moise and the World of Reason

      New York: Simon and Schuster. (1975). First. Uncorrected proof. Tall printed wrappers. Text a little bowed, else near fine. Signed by Tennessee Williams. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        ?Ariel Sharon is one of our army?s greatest commanders. He is convinced that in his new position he will be able to contribute to the nation?s security, and of course we have to trust his opinion. Mr. Rabin is the Prime Minister ? It is the opposition?s duty to strive for change and sometimes also to demonstrate unity, as we have done lately, with regard to denying the demands by Egypt in March??

      Typed Letter Signed ?M. Begin? in Hebrew, 1p, 6.25? x 8?. The Knesset [Jerusalem, Israel], June 19, 1975. To David Avni, Jerusalem. On Knesset member stationery. Two file holes in blank right margin with reinforcement on verso. One letter edit in Begin?s hand. Fine condition.In full, ?Thank you for your additional letter of 1 Tammuz 5735 ?" June 10, 1975. I appreciated your response to my words on the subject: Who is a Jew. And with regard to your additional queries: Ariel Sharon is one of our army?s greatest commanders. He is convinced that in his new position he will be able to contribute to the nation?s security, and of course we have to trust his opinion. Mr. Rabin is the Prime Minister; we serve our people in a parliamentary opposition. It is the opposition?s duty to strive for change and sometimes also to demonstrate unity, as we have done lately, with regard to denying the demands by Egypt in March. Therefore, this is not a personal question.?On March 20, 1975, the Israeli government issued the following statement, in part, ?Egypt demanded Israeli withdrawal from the Mitla and Gidi passes and the Abu Rudeis oil fields, but was unwilling to end the state of war. Israel offered to withdraw from the Abu Rudeis area and from the western half of the passes in return for a long term Egyptian agreement to refrain from the use of force in the future. Israel also asked for limitation of the Arab boycott, propaganda and political warfare. Israel also wanted to retain its early warning station at Um Hashiba, but Egypt refused to agree to this even though Israel suggested the construction of a similar Egyptian station in the U.N. controlled buffer zone...?Gen. Yitzhak Rabin, former Israeli Army Chief of Staff, was elected to the Knesset (parliament) as a member of the Labour Party in December 1973 and joined Prime Minister Golda Meir's cabinet as Minister of Labour in March 1974. After Meir resigned in April, he became party leader and, in June, Israel's first native-born Prime Minister. Begin was a member of the opposition Likud Party.Gen. Ariel Sharon, 1956 and 1967, who captured the strategic Mitla pass in the Sinai Peninsula in 1956 and 1967, was recalled to command the Armored Division during the 1973 Yom Kippur War and led the crossing of Suez Canal. Instrumental in the formation of the Likud party, in 1974, he became a member of the Knesset and served as Security and Defense Advisor to Prime Minister Rabin.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        The Tempest.

      . Monte Carlo, Editions Andre Sauret, 1975, Fol., 240 S., mit 50 Lithographien, davon 31 ganzseitig, lose Bögen mit Umschlag in Pergament-Kassette.. Nr. 216 / 250 (270) Exemplaren, im Impressum von Marc Chagall signiert, auf dem Vortitel kleine Zueignung des Herausgebers in Bleistift. Mourlot 846 - 895.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Martin Barbian & Ina Grund G]
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        The SX-70 Experience. Instant Images. VERY FINE COPY.

      Haarlem, Joh. Enschedé en Zonen, (1975). Cloth-covered cardboard cassette with letterpress-title on the lid, 46,5 x 35 x 2 cms., containing title-page, 3 sheets with the 12 photographers' biographies, 12 color plates, sheet with explanation of 'Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera & Film System', colophon-sheet. Limited edition: 1000 copies. The 12 photographic color plates by Charles Eames, Judith Eglington, Sam Haskins, Ikko, Monique Jacot, Rita Kohmann, Michael Kostiuk Jr., Francois Lamy, Horst Munzig, Helmut Newton, Pete Turner, Christian Vogt. The text was typeset in Helvetica light and Bodoni Versal. Pictures were printed on Chromecoat, 300 grams. - Haarlem, Joh. Enschedé en Zonen, (1975). Cloth-covered cardboard cassette with letterpress-title on the lid, 46,5 x 35 x 2 cms., containing title-page, 3 sheets with the 12 photographers' biographies, 12 color plates, sheet with explanation of 'Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera & Film System', colophon-sheet. Limited edition: 1000 copies. The 12 photographic color plates by Charles Eames, Judith Eglington, Sam Haskins, Ikko, Monique Jacot, Rita Kohmann, Michael Kostiuk Jr., Francois Lamy, Horst Munzig, Helmut Newton, Pete Turner, Christian Vogt. The text was typeset in Helvetica light and Bodoni Versal. Pictures were printed on Chromecoat, 300 grams. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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        The Philosophy of Andy Warhol (From A to B & Back Again)

      Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York and London, 1975. 242 pages. The book is in near fine condition save for some slight shelfwear to the edges of the boards, a slight darkening to the top edge of the boards, and a faint dark spot on the top of the pageblock. The dustjacket is in equally bright condition, is non price-clipped, with only the faintest degree of shelfwear, and now encased in a Mylar protective sleeve. Aside from the following inscription, there are no other internal markings. This copy is inscribed in pencil by the author/artist on the half title "to Mary Jane / with much love AW." Aside from this common and typically Warholian signature, there is another perhaps more typical bold black marker "AW" inscribed on the same page, with a decidedly more atypical "Andy Warhol" inscribed in pencil along the bottom edge. Additionally, as he has done on other copies, he has dashed off a quick full page pencil sketch of a Campbell's Soup Can, here identified as "Oil Soup," no doubt in homage to Oil City Houston, which he visited frequently, was supported, embraced and enthusiastically patronized, and where this copy was signed. A stated first edition, followed by the letters "B C D E" indicating that it is a first impression of the first edition. This is a bright, clean, and sharp copy of a major literary and artistic work by arguably the most influential artist of the twentieth century, with an inscription testifying to his love of the city of Houston and the people he knew here.. Inscribed by the Artist. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Fine Condition.

      [Bookseller: Exquisite Corpse, Booksellers]
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        HUMBOLDT'S GIFT By SAUL BELLOW (signed) 1975 First Edition

      NY: THE VIKING PRESS, 1975. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. TITLE: HUMBOLDT'S GIFT By SAUL BELLOW (signed) 1975 First Edition AUTHOR: SAUL BELLOW PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: THE VIKING PRESS, NY 1975 EDITION: First Edition ISBN: 0670386553 CATEGORY: Signed, Literature, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: YELLOW SIZE: 5 ½ x 9 (approximately) PAGES: 487 pages. CONDITION: The dust jacket is in good condition; there is some internal taping to the underside of jacket; there are a few chips and splits present at the spine from an outside view; the original $10.00 price is still on the front flap. The second front free endpaper is signed by the author. Book is without other marks or writings, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. Good+/Good dust jacket condition. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: Signed. The gift left from the deceased Humboldt. This is the author's eighth novel. He was a winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the title was published just before he received the Nobel Prize. Saul Bellow was also nominated for the National Book Award. The book is said to be a poorly manufactured volume, and cheap paper was used which makes attractive copies of this title much scarcer than one would expect. COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcome to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 007255 .

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        Presage Paris Fashion Forecast No XXIX Vol B: Set of 4 Installments: Les Tissés, Les Coloris, Jerseys Façonnés Dentelles, and Les Lainages

      Liechtenstein: Egaserp Établissements, 1975. Installments in uniformly close to near fine condition in printed boards.. First Editions. Quartos. Set of 4 installments of volume B, issue number XXIX, of Presage Paris Fashion Forecast, devoted to fashion trends for the fall and winter seasons of 1976 through 1977. A leading trade quarterly in haute couture from 1961 through 1987, Presage combined art, fashion, and design. Presage, under the creative direction of Rosita Fanto, was a unique experiment in graphic design and book arts. Presage documents the style and technological evolution of late twentieth century fashion during the transition from couture to ready wear. The magazine belongs to several art collections, including the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Centre Pompidou. The Les Tissés installment is devoted to woven fashions for the autumn and winter seasons of 1976 through 1977, and features 108 fabric swatches, 15 fashion design sketches, and 11 design prints. The Les Coloris installment presents the seasons' colors through a selection of 125 color threads, 28 color swatches, and 7 design prints, presented in an accordion-fold booklet. The Jerseys Façonnes Dentelles installment highlights jersey, brocade, and lace fashions and features 211 fabric swatches, 6 color threads, and 19 fashion design sketches. The Les Lainages installment showcases wool-based fashions and includes 113 fabric swatches and 22 fashion design sketches.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        The Black Tower (Signed By The Author)

      Faber 1975 - A First UK printing published by Faber in 1975.The BOOK is in exceptional near FINE condition being clean,tight and appears unread.The WRAPPER is in VERY GOOD++ or better condition and is not price-clipped.There is mild rubbing and creasing to the upper spine.Small closed tear to the rear cover lower edge.The flaps are very clean.There is a hint of browning to the spine lettering.The book is SIGNED by the AUTHOR directly to the title page.The wrapper looks very striking in its removable Brodart archival cover.A scarce early Dalgleish Title especially signed - scarce with such attributes. ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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