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        Black Sunday

      New York: Putnam. NF/VG+. 1975. 1st Edition. Hardcover; 1st Printing. 0399114432 . 1st edition/1st printing. Author's first book and SIGNED by author on loosely laid-in bookplate. An idea conceived by the author and two friends, and written by Harris. Involves an attempt to blow up the Super Bowl by an Arab terrorist group, in retaliation for American aid to Israel. Made into a movie. Near fine book--clean, no writing in it, no fading, spine gilt bright. Has just a touch of cocking to upper spine and slight shelf bumping to spine ends. The very good plus dustjacket is price intact, bright, clean and unfaded; it has very faint, scattered foxing with some staining on reverse side only (does not show through), just a trace of edge wear (no chips/tears), a tiny brownish spot upper front near spine, and the front flap has straightened-out bend creases at both corners. ; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Authors & Artists]
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        Hareta Hi - A Fine Day (Signed First Edition)

      Tokyo: Heibonsha, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. A classic book of color photography. A clean very near fine copy in about near fine printed acetate jacket with some wear and minor loss to the spinal ends. Boldly signed by Shinoyama. Quite uncommon signed. (Parr & Badger v1, 303)

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-Altered Landscape

      International Museum of Photography 1975 - Limited to 2500 copies. Oblong trade paperback bound in a library hardcover binding. This is an ex-library book with the usual markings. Otherwise the book is near very good with shelfwear and bumped corners. A nice example of a very scarce resource. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MyFirstEditions]
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        La Pilule *

      Chez l'auteur, Genève 1970 - 1975. - En feuilles. Collection intégrale de ce journal satirique, du numéro zéro du 23 novembre 1970 au numéro 198 du 28 janvier 1975, en excellent état, complété par la lettre d'info aux abonnés sur la fin de parution de ce périodique "contre tout" et les deux premières livraisons du suivant, "Le Crétin des Alpes", du même libertaire. Selon le fidèle souscripteur de cette Pilule, elle dut être difficile à avaler pour certains, l'intégralité de cette publication compterait donc 199 numéro, et non 200 comme indiqué dans la circulaire jointe. Quasi introuvable, les abonnés de ce canard n'étant pas du genre conservateur !

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        'Salem's Lot

      Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1975. hardcover. F-/F-. 1st edition, 1st printing Finalist for the 1976 World Fantasy Award. Basis for the 1979 TV mini-series starring David Soul, James Mason, Lance Kerwin and Bonnie Bedalia and the 2004 TV movie starring Rob Lowe, Donald Sutherland and Andre Braugher.

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        Original manuscript poems, prepared for a reading at the Cheltenham Literary Festival

      [c.1975]. 8 pages foolscap, staple to one corner. Housed in a black cloth chemise. Pin holes to second corner throughout, folded once but in very good shape. On the rectos are typescript fair copies of Crow poetry: five poems in total taken variously from Crow and From the Life and Songs of the Crow. On the versos of five of these leaves are original holograph poems by Hughes each designated "Commentary for Alan" [Hancock the organiser of the festival]. These commentaries are quintessential Hughes, classic epigrammatic turns at once clear and then mystical. They include a final thought, "The Moon that keeps / Man's guilt awake / Lights the Law / Owl cannot break". None of these have been published.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Emmanuelle. Roland Delcol : douze lithographies originales

      Paris: Claude Tchou, 1975. Livre. Illus. by Roland Delcol. Très bon. En Feuilles. Signé par l'illustrateur. Édition illustrée. Paris, Tchou, sd [1975]. Coll. "La Centaine" (n° 2). 57 x 46 cm, in-folio éléphantesque, 106 pp. - 1 f. - 12 lithographies en noir hors texte, toutes signées et numérotées, en feuilles sous couverture blanche rempliée et imprimée, boîtier de l'éditeur en pleine toile verte portant une large pièce de titre au premier plat. Tirage à 156 exemplaires mis dans le commerce et 30 hors commerce. Celui-ci, sur vélin d'Arches, le premier des 15 exemplaires destinés à l'artiste (n° EA 1). On joint l'exemplaire de travail de l'artiste (Losfeld, 1967), comportant de nombreuses annotations de la main de Roland Delcol, ainsi que 8 croquis à l'encre, dont 7 sur des pages volantes, souvent abondamment annotés et, pour certains, signés. Sur un dernier feuillet volant, cette mention : "un sexe mâle en érection hyperréaliste", suivi de cette note : "refusé". Or l'une des lithographies finalement retenues représentera bien, décadré, un sexe en érection. Roland Delcol, proche des surréalistes, est un précurseur de l'hyperréalisme en Belgique. Très bel exemplaire. (MONOD, 531) (prévoir des frais de port pour 7 kg).

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        [Sérigraphie originale signée :] Sans titre

      Paris: Editions Marquet, 1975. Estampe. Illus. by Jean-Michel Folon. Très bon. Aucune reliure. Signé par l'illustrateur. Ed. originale. Sérigraphie originale signée et numérotée, éditée par Jacques Marquet, circa 1975. Feuille : 66 x 50,5 cm. Image : 53 x 38 cm. Tirée sur Arches, signée à la mine de plomb et numérotée 224/300. Quelques pâles rousseurs marginales, sans gravité..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        FRANS FLORIS ( 1519/20 - 1570 ). LEVEN EN WERKEN. I. TEKST EN II. AFBEELDINGEN,

      Brussel, Paleis der Academiën, 1975 . Twee delen, samen Gebonden in 1 kunstlederen band, ++ geïllustreerde omslagwikkels, originele titelpagina's met vignet, 180 x 270mm., 556pp. + 342 z/w afbeeldingen. Verhandelingen van de Koninklijke Vlaamse Aademie voor Wetenschappen, Letteren en Schone Kunsten van België. Klasse der Schone Kunsten. Jaargang XXXVII Nr. 30. Zeldzaam! In goede staat./ very fine condition !

      [Bookseller: ERIK TONEN BOOKSELLER]
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        Minding the Store / Quest for the Best

      Dallas; NY: Somesuch Press; Viking, 1975; 1979. Two volumes. 383; 228pp. Minding the Store is one of 500 signed copies. Quest for the Best is one of 850 copies, inscribed by the author. Both volumes illustrated with black & white photographs. Two memoirs by the former chairman of Neiman-Marcus, who was also a passionate collector and publisher of miniature books. Miniature Books: 4,000 Years of Tiny Treasures, by Anne Bromer and Julian Edison, is dedicated to and contains a preface by Marcus. The miniature version of Minding the Store was commissioned for Marcus’s 70th birthday by his wife and was the first book produced by the Somesuch Press. The two books are miniaturized editions of the original, full-sized books, bound in cloth with dust wrappers bearing photographs of Marcus on the rear panel. Light wear to extremities of dust wrappers, else fine. (Bradbury, p. 280; see Bromer/Edison, p. 7). (3 by 2 1/8; 77x55mm).

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        TAXI DRIVER SCREENPLAY (typescript) - Dated 'April 29, 1975' w/ dated revisions [5/5/1975].

      Hollywood, CA, 1975. First Edition. Softover w/ stiff plastic covers.. Fine-; text is good but plastic jacket is starting to yellow.. RARE. 105 pages. VERY RARE.. Classic Martin Scorcese film, ranked 52nd on the AFI's list of all time top films.

      [Bookseller: Mr. Butterworth's Books]
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        Hommage à Fritz Wotruba

      St. Gallen, Erker-Presse 1975.. 4°. 3 nn. Doppelbll., Orig.-Radierung. OKart.-Mappe. Neuwertig. Eines. v. 100 num. Expl. - Text lithogr. in d. Schreibschrift Ionescos mit dessen eh. Signatur u. Numerierung. Mit 1 Orig.-Radierung v. Fritz Wotruba, eh. signiert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        Last Bus to Woodstock

      Macmillan London Limited, London 1975 - Tan coloured boards with black coloured titles to the backstrip.SBN 333179293.Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear dustwrapper panel.". the memorable first appearance of Morse (Inspector), humour and suspense." – from the front bowled over panel blurb. Top left-hand corner of the backstrip has a 1 mm depression. Uniform browning of the textblock edges and pages. There is browning along the front edges of the endpapers. Size: Octavo (standard book size). [6], 5-255, [1] pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Crime Fiction; Britain/UK; Inventory No: 0115001. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Syber's Books]
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        Le Jeune Routy à Céleyran. Suite complète de huit dessins et trois peintures, 1882. Avant-propos de Maurice Sérullaz. Présentation de M.G. Dortu et J.A. Méric

      Paris: Société des amis du musée d'Albi, 1975. Livre. Illus. by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Parfait. En Feuilles. Edition originale. Grand In-folio. Paris, Société des amis du musée d'Albi, 1975. 57 x 39 cm, grand in-folio, 4 ff.n. ch. - 11 fac-similés placés chacun sous un double feuillet imprimé - 2 ff. n. ch., en feuille sous portefeuille de toile de jute, premier plat décoré. Tirage à 300 exemplaires (n° 6). Somptueux fac-similés tirés par Daniel Jacomet, qui reproduit jusque dans leur matière même ces dessins et peintures. Rare. Très bel exemplaire, quasi neuf. (3 kg).

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Black Sunday

      New York: Putnam. NF/VG+. 1975. 1st Edition. Hardcover; 1st Printing. 0399114432 . 1st edition/1st printing. Author's first book and SIGNED by author on loosely laid-in bookplate. An idea conceived by the author and two friends, and written by Harris. Involves an attempt to blow up the Super Bowl by an Arab terrorist group, in retaliation for American aid to Israel. Made into a movie. Near fine book--clean, no writing in it, no fading, spine gilt bright. Has just a touch of cocking to upper spine and slight shelf bumping to spine ends. The very good plus dustjacket is price intact, bright, clean and unfaded; it has very faint, scattered foxing with some staining on reverse side only (does not show through), just a trace of edge wear (no chips/tears), a tiny brownish spot upper front near spine, and the front flap has straightened-out bend creases at both corners. ; Signed by Author .

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        SHADE

      Seattle: Mill Mountain Press, 1975. First Edition. Wraps. Near Fine. 8vo. Plain printed wraps. Near fine. Drawings by Ginny Crouch. Scarce collection from this cult poet, whose significance and importance have only grown since his 1978 suicide. Shade was the fourth book of Stanford's to be published by Mill Mountain Press. "Second edition" stated, though in fact this is the first, the previous "1973" edition noted with Stanford's other titles in this book never having actually been published. Almost certainly a bit of bibliographic mischief perpetrated by the poet. Additionally, copyright page notes "Limited Edition," though no limitation stated. But in our experience probably the scarcest of the seven titles published during his lifetime. Though we are aware of sales of each of his other books, we know of none for this title. OCLC shows just four holdings. Rare work from arguably the most original poetic voice to emerge from the 1970's.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Roses d'antan - Alte Gartenrosen Old Garden Roses

      Bern: Le Moulin, 1975. Berne, Switzerland 1975. Large folio (54x40.5cm). Comprised of 2 part: first a text volume (in German) of 51 pages describing each rose and its individual history, second 40 exquisite photochrome facsimiles of water colour drawings by the artist. Handmade aluminum case with lime green linen. Signed by both Trechslin and Coggiatti. Includes an introductory letter by Graf Lennart Bernadotte. Photochrome printing is a screenless flat-bed impression obtained from an aluminum plate with special bituminous coating, which is sensitive to light. Reproductions are made from grained plates where the graining replaces the ordinary dotting of colour printing. A highly crafted artisan generally retouches the nuances of light and shade by hand after printing.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

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        High Stakes

      London: Michael Joseph, 1975. First UK edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Signed on title page. Light shelf wear, ends of spine slightly rolled slightly cocked, light wear to page edges, previous owner’s last name in ink on FFE, impressions left from previous prices at top corner; light wear to jacket, rubbing and light wear to top of spine, price clipped.

      [Bookseller: Seattle Mystery Bookshop]
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        Les Mémoires d'un vieux con

      Paris: Editions Marquet, 1975. Livre. Illus. by Roland Topor. Très bon. En Feuilles. Signé par l'illustrateur. Ed. originale. In-folio. Sl [Paris], Editions Marquet, 1975. 39 x 28 cm, in-folio, 4 ff. n. ch., avec 5 gravures sur lino en couleurs, dont trois à pleine page, signées et numérotées, et les deux vignettes de la couverture, en feuilles. L'un des 50 exemplaires colorés au pochoir par Henri Hus d'après les maquettes originales de Roland Topor, signé et numéoté (21/50) par Topor au colophon et sur les planches. Rare. Quelques fines rousseurs à la couverture, parfait pour le reste..

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Ferry-Boat, dix poèmes courts pour un hiver long. Illustré par Zwy Milshtein

      Paris: sn [aux dépens de l'artiste], 1975. Livre. Illus. by Zwy Milshtein. Très bon. En Feuilles. Signé par L'auteur et L'illustrateur. Ed. originale. Paris, sn [aux dépens de l'artiste], 1975. (imp. Lavialle) 17 x 13 cm, 1 f. bl. 23 ff. n. ch. - 5 eaux-fortes en noir hors texte, en feuilles (celles des poèmes pliées en trois) sous couverture blanche muette, chemise et étui de soie moirée de l'éditeur, titre doré au dos. Edition originale et premier tirage. Tirage à 76 exemplaires, tous sur BFK Rives. Celui-ci (n° 8) l'un des 10 de tête comportant, sur un double feuillet, un poème autographe de l'auteur (qui n'est pas repris dans le volume) et un dessin original signé de Zwy Milshtein. Toutes les eaux-fortes, tirées sur Chine appliqué, sont signées, légendées et numérotées par l'artiste, et le volume est signé au colophon par l'artiste et l'auteur. Ex-libris "ex-cremis" J.-C. L. Né dans la ville moladave de Chisinau (Kichinev), alors roumaine, en 1936, Zwy Milshtein s'installe en Israël en 1948 avant de rejoindre Paris en 1957. Il fit partie un temps de l'Ecole de Paris et même du mouvement Panique de Topor. Peintre, graveur, sculpteur, ses oeuvres sont exposées dans les institutions les plus prestigieuses. Revers d'une gravure salie au moment de l'impression (petit défaut invisible sur la gravure elle-même), petits frottis aux arrêtes de l'étui. Bel exemplaire. (MONOD, 1302).

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Sinkankas Peri Lithon Books Catalogues 61/62 Gemology

      San Diego, 1975-1984. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/No Jacket. Sinkankas Peri Lithon Catalogues 1-62 in 52 only (lacking no.60), nos. 1-10 (1972-75) bound together with index and issued as number 49 of 50 bound sets signed by the authors, original cloth with original wrappers bound in, the rest original wrappers, stapled, a few sheets loose, San Diego, 1975-1984. & A scarce collection complete excpet for the one missing catalogue no. 60 in wrappers. Ex Libris Graham Weiner (Scientific Reference Library).& The only copy of the signed limited catalogue sold in San Diego for $750 in 2004

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        Women Are Beautiful

      New York: Light Gallery / Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1975). Bottom corners bumped, else near fine in a near fine jacket, lightly and evenly soiled. While signed copies of this title appear intermittently, this is the first legitimate association copy I have seen.. First Edition. Small oblong quarto. The hardcover issue. Essay by Helen Gary Bishop. A fine association copy, SIGNED by Winogrand and briefly INSCRIBED to Arnold and Augusta Newman. Winogrand's best and most sought after book, with many of his iconic images of the seventies. Interestingly, both Roth and Parr omitted this title in favor of Winogrand's first book, The Animals. (Open Book 306-307, Auer 588).

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        Women are Beautiful

      Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1975-01-01. Hardcover.. Excellent condition./Very good dust jacket with one small closed tear.. B&W Photographs. Not price clipped.& A lovely collectible copy.& Book is as described - all defects and marks are noted.

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Co]
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        Women Are Beautiful

      New York: Light Gallery Editions, 1975. First Edition. Softcover.. Near Fine. Oblong 8vo, 96pp. Printed wraps as issued. 84 Black & White plates. Minor wear to corners, else near fine. More images available on request. Scarce in such a good condition. Compiled by Szarkowski. 85 photographic plates depicting women with Winogrand's characteristic spontaneity and "inspired amateurism." "Winogrand was an innovator and one of the most dazzlingly reckless members of what John Szarkowski called photography's 'new generation of primitives...' his style appeared to be no style--effortless, loose, and as uncalculated as a snapshot" (Roth, The Book of 101 books: Seminal Photographs Of The 20th Century). Beautiful book that's part street style and part photodocumentary, shot between the early sixties and 1975. Highly recommended.

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        The Seen (First Edition)

      San Francisco: Pasteurize Press / Zephyrus Image, 1975. First Edition. First Edition. An offprint of Brakhage's remarks following a screening of his film, "The Text of Light," at the San Francisco Art Institute, Nov 18, 1974. & & A variant of the first edition described in the Zephyrus Image bibliography by Alastair Johnston, this copy without the inner printed Mylar wrapper and printed envelope. Probably the rarest Brakhage item extant, and an extraordinary example, given nature of the fragile wrapper. Not in OCLC. & & Johnston's entry for this title notes "After the film screened at Canyon Cinematheque in 1975, Holbrook Teter of Zephyrus Image decided to publish a transcript of Brakhage's accompanying talk. Teter said: 'Stan Brakhage showed a movie of light refracted in a glass ashtray. You couldn't tell it was an ashtray. The whole movie was just the shifting light in the ashtray for a very lengthy time. After he showed the movie he talked about his own life and development as an artist and what he had to say was so turned on, so accurate and beautiful. Somebody had taped it so we transcribed it and put out the book.'" & & "Teter originally proposed the title "Seeing is Believing" which Brakhage rejected as having religious connotations and 'then anyway my concern is to pry words such as 'seeing' FREE from those traditional associations of it which would limit a person.'"& & "Upon reviewing the tape to proof-read his first galley, Teter found that the Cinematheque transcriber had edited rather wildly, leaving out chunks and had even interpolated parts from another Brakhage speech at the University of California Berkeley's Pacific Film Archive. Teter re-transcribed the speech, and "The Seen" first appeared in print in late 1975." & & Brakhage was thrilled, and wrote in a letter to Teter, "Bless you for this beauty," and said that of all the books that had been inspired from his films, that Teter's was "easily the most beautiful of all." The Criterion Collection released a collection of 26 key works by Brakhage, titled "By Brakhage," in 2003, allowing frame-by-frame digital examination of his work for the first time. In 2010, Criterion released a second volume, curated by his wife, with an additional 30 films.& & Fine in saddle-stitched, reflective wrappers.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Voyages de l'autre cote

      Paris: Gallimard, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine with faint foxing to spine; small, gentle erasure mark to front free endpaper, else tight, bright and clean. In original acetate near fine DJ.. Octavo in brushed green cloth and gilt titles; 308 p, b/w illus (star map). Inscribed and signed by Le Clezio on half-title. Rare thus. In French. Le Clezio won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2008.

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        Henry Miller: Grandeur Nature

      France Editions Gallimard, 1975 Paperback SIGNED. First edition. Near Fine paperback with a touch of soil and wear at the lower tips in a Near Fine dust jacket. Original white wrappers printed in black and red in a photo-illustrated dj. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. 264 pages; 16 full-page, gravure-printed b&w plates; 5.5 x 8 inches. Text in French. SIGNED BY BRASSAI and inscribed to Laurie and Stefan Lorant in the month and year of publication, on the half-title. Lorant was an author and photo-historian. A remarkable association copy.

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        Nihon No Mayakuka / Narcotic Damage in Japan

      Nagoya: Nisshin-sha, 1975. A few small label remnants as is typical with Japanese books; a near fine copy in blue boards as issued in the publisher's plain card slipcase (few tape shadows, but very little wear).. First Edition. Thick quarto. Limited to 500 copies. The third and last book by Kazuo Kenmochi documenting drug use in Japan. This book includes images from his first two books (Narcotic Photographic Document and Narcotic '61-'72) as well as new images not found in either of the earlier works. The book has a long section of text, also by Kenmochi, and must rank as one of the most comprehensive books on drug addiction ever published. Amidst the reportage (there are many images of drug seizures, photographed in a style not unlike Boltanski or Sol Lewitt), there are incredible pictures of addicts in varying states of disarray.

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        Édouard Manet. Catalogue raisonné

      Paris & Lausanne: La Bibliothèque des Arts, 1975. 2 vols. Size 28 x 38 cm. Volume I: Peintures, 308 pp., 4 color pl., 430 black and white ill. Volume II: Pastels, aquarelles et dessins, 277 p., 4 color pl., 679 black and white. In 1975, this new revised and corrected edition of the catalogue raisonné of the work of Édouard Manet was published, listing the paintings in a first volume, with the pastels, watercolors and drawings in the second. Each reproduction is the object of extensive notes, and the whole completed by various annexes: a list of exhibitions, a bibliography, an index of titles and proper names, and a topographical index.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        The Hunting of the Snark. An Agony in Eight Fits.

      London: Michael Dempsey, 1975 - Quarto. Original grey boards, titles to spine in black. With the dust jacket. Spine bumped, dust jacket lightly faded to spine, price clipped Illustrated throughout by Steadman. With a loose etching of the Beaver and the Biutcher on J. Green Mould Made H. P. Surfaced 140 lbs paper, (sheet size: 28 x 25.7 cm. First edition, first impression. Signed on the title page by Steadman. The print is an edition of 150, signed by Steadman lower right and numbered lower left. Steadman's take on Lewis Carroll's "The Hunting of the Snark".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        River-Crossing Pa Ndau

      The Hmong people of Laos are a tribal people in the highlands of Southeast Asia. They were recruited by the C.I.A. to fight against the communist Vietnamese and Pathet Lao in the 1960s, and they suffered the highest casualty rate of any group in the war. After the victories of the North Vietnamese and the Pathet Lao in 1975, the communist governments retaliated against the "traitors." Many Hmong were killed and others fled across the Mekong River into Thailand, seeking freedom, or at least refuge. For a period of time, the largest population of Hmong in the world, outside of Laos, existed in a Thailand refugee camp. A number resettled in the West, including tens of thousands in the U.S. Pa ndau is a traditional Hmong textile folk art -- "pa" is Hmong for flower, "ndau" for cloth. Decorated cloths can be as small as postage stamps or as large as quilts and can incorporate various kinds of stitcheries, as well a various images or patterns. The central image of a pa ndau generally tells a story. One thematic development in traditional Hmong pa ndau since the end of the Vietnam war was the "river-crossing" pa ndau, representing the flight from Laos across the Mekong River and into Thailand. Approximately 34" x 34", this embroidered pa ndau shows a traditional scene of village life in the highlands of Laos, with planting, cooking, and other traditional activities taking place, followed by -- as one approaches the foreground -- the arrival of armed Pathet Lao soldiers herding villagers at gunpoint. Still closer to the foreground, a number of villagers have escaped into the river, some on rafts, some in boats, some floating singly. On the other side of the river, they are greeted by Thai troops, and escorted to safety in Thai vehicles. The unnamed artist who created this pa ndau escaped from a Pathet Lao prison camp with her children, hiding out in the forest for several weeks until she was eventually recaptured; her captors knocked her teeth out with rifle butts after her recapture. She eventually escaped again and made it across the river, finally emigrating to the U.S. River-crossing pa ndau -- a modern expression of a traditional Hmong art-are extremely scarce, and this is a particularly dramatic example. Fine. . First Edition.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        [Photographie originale signée] Quai de Javel, 1932. [Dédicace autographe de Cartier-Bresson à Paola et Jean-Michel Folon]

      1975. Photo. Illus. by Henri Cartier-Bresson. Très bon. Aucune reliure. Dédicacé par l'auteur. 30,5 x 40,5 cm (feuille), 24,5 x 36 cm (image). Photo de 1932, tirage gélatino-argentique postérieur d'après contretype sur papier semi-mat à grain perlé circa 1975. Amicale dédicace autographe signée de Henri Cartier-Bresson à l'illustrateur Jean-Michel Folon et à son épouse, la galeriste Paola Folon-Ghiringhelli. A noter que, comme le précise le photographe dans sa dédicace, il s'agit d'un contretype, le négatif ayant été perdu pendant la deuxième guerre mondiale. Tous les tirages de ce cliché célèbre faits après guerre sont faits d'après un contretype, même si Cartier-Bresson ne le précise pas toujours. Ce tirage fut probablement donné à Folon en remerciement d'une tribune publiée par ce dernier dans "Le Monde" en 1974 pour prendre sa défense suite à la polémique suscitée par Cartier-Bresson dans une interview au même journal, où il affirmait : "la photo ne veut rien dire, elle ne dit rien, elle ne prouve rien". Cette photographie est reproduite dans la plupart des livres consacrés au photographe, parmi lesquels GALASSI "Henri Cartier-Bresson : premières images" (p. 63), BNF "De qui s'agit-il" (n° 28), DELPIRE "Henri Cartier-Bresson photographe" (n° 66), MONTIER "L'Art sans art d'Henri Cartier-Bresson" (n° 186) et CARTIER-BRESSON & MONTIER "Revoir Henri Cartier-Bresson" (nn° 50-51 : tirage d'avant-guerre annoté par le photographe). Légères rousseurs dans les marges..

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        Stupidogramme Dieter Roth gesammelte werke band 9 special edition with original drawing by author

      Eaton House. Hardcover. 1975 Eaton House special issue of limited edition catalog published by Hansjorg Mayer. Includes original drawing "Stupidogramme" signed by Dieter Roth laid in. Ex-library copy with typical library markings including card pocket, FEP ownership stamp, jacket plastic, etc. Book is in fair condition. Brown cloth boards have minor shelf wear. Jacket is in fair condition with sun fade at the spine and taped on Mylar. Book has a slight bow. Laid in art is in good condition with moderate age tanning/foxing along the top edge of the outer title page. This affects approx 1/4" of the top edge. Internal art is in good shape with minor edge tanning/foxing. Pages are clean with minor age tone. Binding is tight. Limited edition of only 200 copies with original drawing. * Ships daily via USPS with delivery confirmation. Books are shipped in protective cardboard. . Fair. 1975.

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        Some Afrikaners Photographed

      South Africa: Murray Crawford 1975. First edition of the photographer's second book. Limited to one thousand copies, of which this is number 437, signed by the photographer. An excellent copy in a dust jacket that shows very light wear. A very sharp copy of this rare book, the nicest I have seen.

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        Cowboy Kate & Other Stories

      London: Haskins Press, 1975 Hardcover SIGNED. Near Fine minus hardcover with a light bump to the heel and a touch of handling wear in a Near Fine minus dust jacket with light toning, light wear at one tip and a short scratch to the front. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs by Sam Haskins; introduction by Norman Hall; text by Desmond Skirrow. Unpaginated (approx. 180 pages); full-page and full-spread gravure printed b&w plates; 11 x 14 inches. SIGNED BY HASKINS. This copy, from an edition limited to 1500 copies, has a bound-in page with a "Cowboy Kate" stamp; a "Limited Edition by Sam Haskins" stamp, signed and numbered #346 by Haskins; and a third stamp, "Approved," that has been initialed in red ink by Alida Elzabe van Heerden, Haskins' wife and business partner. Sam Haskins (1926-2009) is best know for a trilogy of books of female nudes published in the 1960s: Five Girls (1962), Cowboy Kate (1964, winner of the Prix Nadar), and November Girl (1967.) This is the second edition of Cowboy Kate, the first book by Haskins's own press. See Roth, The Open Book, p.210-211; Bertolotti, Books of Nudes, p.196. Overseas sales may require extra postage for this volume.

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        “On the Problem of Hidden Variables in Quantum Mechanics” in Reviews of Modern Physics, 38, p. 447, 1966

      One of two very famous papers by John Bell on hidden variables in quantum theory and a first edition of the paper in which he finally proves that hidden variables can in fact describe quantum events if non-locality is included. John Bell was the originator of Bell’s Theorem, one of the most important theorems in quantum physics. Bell’s Theorem draws a line in the sand between the world we know intuitively and that of quantum mechanics. Elegant and brief yet also called “the most profound in science,” the theorem states simply that “no physical theory of local hidden variables can ever reproduce all of the predictions of quantum mechanics” (Stapp, 1975). In 1932, John von Neumann wrote a paper disproving de Broglie’s argument that there is a ‘hidden variable’ that determines the precise position of the photon. Von Neumann was such a brilliant mathematician that no one bothered to check his maths; when Bell did in this 1966 paper, he showed that von Neumann had been wrong and there could be hidden variables after all, but only if particles could communicate faster than light (called ‘non-locality’). CONDITION & EDITION: 4to. Full volume bound in three quarter red cloth over marbled paper boards; maroon morocco spine labels. The binding is pristine save for slight scuffing to the spine labels. The interior is in near fine condition.

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        MAX ERNST Oeuvre-Katalog Das Graphische Werk. Edited by Werner Spies

      Houston: Menil Foundation, 1975 First Edition of the first volume of Ernst's complete oeuvre catalogue - an ambitious undertaking sponsored by the Menil Foundation. 4to. A fine copy in 2 fine copies of the white dustwrapper. 1 of 1579 copies WITH A FINE IMPRESSION OF THE ORIGINAL ERNST LITHO.. 1st Edition.

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        Santomaso: Catalogue Raisonne 1931-1974

      Venezia (Venice): Alfieri Edizioni D'arte, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. 271 pages. Text in English, French, German, and Italian with a section of text by Herbert Read. Includes numerous color and black and white illustrations. A tight near fine copy in near fine dust jacket with a two inch closed tear to the top of the rear panel. A very nice copy of this uncommon book about this important Italian artist.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Calder à Saché

      Cercle d'Art, 1975. in4 Broché

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        Original Limited Edition Etchings, Signed 5x

      Zurich: Coron-Verlag, 1975. First edition. Fine. [1973, 1974]. A Fine set of four original etchings by Gunter Grass, each SIGNED BY GUNTER GRASS, housed in a Near Fine marbled-gray stiff cardboard folio also SIGNED BY GUNTER GRASS on the title label, published in a Limited Edition of 70 copies, of which this is copy 69, together with the original custom cardboard mailing box. Each of the four etchings has been signed, dated, and numbered in charcoal by Gunter Grass, who also signed and numbered the title pastedown residing on the folio's front cover in blue ink. (One of the etchings is number 59 from a limitation of only 60.) Each Etching is loosely inserted into the folio and is there protected by a loosely inserted tissue guard (each in very good condition). The Etchings themselves are in excellent condition and are printed on high-linen handmade paper suitable for framing. The Folio measures approximately 30" X 21" and each etching is printed on a sheet measuring 19-3/4” X 25-1/2”. Each Etching is in Fine condition and is untitled. (Were we to give titles to the etchings, the titles would be: "Partially Eaten Peaches" (59/60, 1973), A Study of Three Fish (79/80, 1973), A Study of the Scorpion (79/80, 1973), and "Rescue from a Fish" (79/80, 1974). The Etching sheets are much larger in size that usually seen and the issues Limitation is much smaller than usually is seen. Gunter Grass won the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature in recognition of his "frolicsome black fables [which] portray the forgotten face of history". The original mailing carton shows that the folio was sent to 25 Marktgasse Bern, Switzerland to the family of Alfred Scherz & Co., Bern, Switzerland, publishing house and rare booksellers (which ultimately sold all its assets to the Holtzbrinck Publishing Group in 1998). An important publishing house, Scherz played a key role in introducing, in German translation, the works of Winston Churchill, Eisenhower, George Patton, Field Marshall Montgomery, President Harry Truman, Pearl Buck, Louis Bromfield, A.J. Cronin, and Thomas Wolfe. A wonderful set of UNUSUALLY LARGE ETCHINGS ISSUED IN AN UNUSUALLY SMALL LIMITATION, each SIGNED BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING GUNTER GRASS, issued in a Folio ALSO SIGNED BY GUNTER GRASS. RARE. [Due to the size of this item, international shipping will be higher than the price quoted by this site.]

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        Ragtime (Galley Proofs)

      Random House. Soft cover. Galley proofs. Nine volumes in wraps. The scarce galley proofs for Doctorow's classic novel. A near fine set with very light tanning and edgewear and very faint pencil residue on cover of the first volume. . Fine. 1975. 1st Edition.

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        Fictcryptokrimsographs

      Buffalo: Humpy Press, (1975). Adhesive ghost on the front inside wrapper where the print had been attached in its original glassine packet; very close to fine in photo-illustrated wrappers.. Limited edition with a small print of the cover image. Square octavo. Number 8 of 125 copies issued with a SIGNED, numbered and dated (1974) print. The book is also SIGNED and dated in 1976. Interestingly the copyright date is 1975, while this copy has a publisher's blindstamp dated 1973. (Auer 590).

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        Westmorland Heritage

      Kendal: Westmorland Gazette, 1975. First Edition, Signed and Numbered Limited Issue. Hardcover. Fine/Fine: A very tidy copy which is SIGNED and numbered by Alfred Wainwright, in a very tidy dust jacket. All notable faults: Book has a few very light marks, slightly dusty on the top edges and a few light to moderate finger marks on the head of the boards. Dust jacket has one crease at the center of the upper panel, some very minor creasing at the head of the upper board and sunned on the spine. 11008. <b> Bibliographical Details: </b> First Edition, Signed and Numbered Limited Issue [2 specific points have been used to verify the edition of this book. [Burke 20]].

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        Salem&#39;s Lot (Signed)

      Garden City: Doubleday, 1975. First edition / First printing.. Hardcover.. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.. Octavo. The author&#39;s second published and now-classic vampire novel (after "Carrie"). Filmed in 1979 for television, directed by Tobe Hooper and starring David Soul. Filmed again for TV in 2004, starring Rob Lowe and Donald Sutherland. & & ~SIGNED by King on the front flyleaf with a unique inscription: "For Ed - All best--and remember: they only come out at night! Stephen King. 8/22/80." Jacket is second state, with "Father Cody" in the summary text at the front flap, and a price of $7.95 to the top of same. Jacket is very sharp, with only a small, shallow crease to the crown. & & ~A collector&#39;s copy of King&#39;s second book, with a fabulous early inscription.

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        Salem&#39;s Lot

      New York: Doubleday. NF/F. 1975. 1st Edition. Hardcover; 1st Printing. 0385007515 . Signed by author. 1st edition, 1st printing, Doubleday, 1975. This 1st printing (stated on copyright page) book&#39;s dustjacket had 3 issues: the 1st rumored to be only 25 copies priced at $8.95, all kept in-house by Doubleday and never published with the book. This is the 2nd issue dustjacket - very scarce because of the Father Cody mistake on the front flap (later corrected in the 3rd issue to Father Callahan) that was price clipped by Doubleday and repriced at $7.95 printed beside the publisher clip. The book has the required (to be a real 1st printing) Q37 code at the lower end of the gutter of the last text page. The book is Near Fine+. Straight, clean, tight, no binding spots or soiling, with just slight softening to the cloth at spine ends and a few very small, very faint tanned spots to outer page edges near the back of the text block, and on the top of the front free end page the previous owner&#39;s name plus in different writing her place and date of birth and place and date of death. The book is SIGNED by Stephen King on the title page, right below his publisher printed name - just his name with no inscription. A lovely example of King&#39;s 2nd book, and a Fine example of the fragile dustjacket (usually found chipped and tattered). Even the red part of the lettering on the spine isn&#39;t faded as you usually find it. Only things keeping it from being As New is a tiny trace of white showing through the black at the front flap fold line, and a couple of very tiny professional edge repairs. A true collector&#39;s copy. Made into a TV series, which is what really got King&#39;s career started. ; 8-7/16" x 5-3/4"; 439 pages; Signed by Author .

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