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        Romanische Baukunst an Rhein und Maas. Katalog der vorromanischen und romanischen Denkmäler.

      Berlin, Deutscher Verlag für Kunstwissenschaft, 1976 - Band I / A-K : 646 Seiten mit 1072 Abbildungen. Band II / L-Z : 702 Seiten mit 1221 Abbildungen und 9 Karten. Band III / Tafeln : 616 Seiten mit 1408 Abbildungen auf 609 Tafeln. Beiligend Meßlatte mit den einzelnen Maßstäben. Aus dem Nachlaß Karl Band. Umschläge minimal beansprucht. Tadelloses Exemplare. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 6000 Blauer Leineneinband mit gld. Titel auf roter Rückenvignette mit SU.

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        Bernhard Henrik Crusell - Klarinettisten och hans större instrumentalverk., Skrifter Utgivna av Svenska Literatursällskapet i Finland - Nr. 470.

      Helsingfors : Svenska Litteratursällskapet i Finland, 1976 - 315 S., Ill., Noten. Einbd. etwas berieben/ geknickt, Seiten altersbedingt leicht gebräunt, ansonsten gut erhalten. ISBN: 9519017216 fi Gewicht in Gramm: 630 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Helen Josephine

      London: W.R. Royle and Son Ltd., 1976. unbound. Botanical. Color offset lithograph. Page measures 23" x 20". Signature in pencil in the lower right corner, numbered 32/500. The Helen Josephine is crimson scarlet with a bright clear white base. The petals curl inwards at first, but will open in hot sunshine. Rory McEwen (1932 - 1982) was an artist and musician born in Scotland. He studied at Eton and Trinity College in Cambridge and later settled in London. He began painting flowers when he was eight. He went on to become a musician and performer and a regular on the BBC's 'Tonight' eventually hosing 'Hallabaloo', a folk, blues and alternative music show. From 1964, McEwen shifted focus on his visual art career, developing his distinctive style. His work has been exhibited internationally and is in several museum collections, including the Tate in London. These wonderful Old English Tulip lithographs are rendered with scientific detail combined with a contemporary lightness and flair.

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        The Fireproof Floors of Witley Court.

      Vermont: The Janus Press,, 1976. English Songs and Dances. Octavo. Original orange wrappers, crescent moon to front cover in silver, orange endpapers with green and purple cut-outs featuring a silhouette of the topiary gardens of Levens Hall, Westmoorland. A fine copy. First edition, limited edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to fellow poet Ted Berrigan on the front free endpaper, "To Ted Berrigan, with love, Jimmy. Xmas, '75"; it is subsequently inscribed by Berrigan, "To Tom Carey, on his birthday, Ted. April 9th, 1978." Carey was was a literary assistant to poets James Schuyler and John Ashbery, and friend of Berrigan. This is number 20 of 150 copies bound by Clare Van Vliet, and printed on Kozu, Fabriano and Canson paper.

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        Autograph letter to B. Schott's Söhne Musikverlag signed in full.

      - Most probably unpublished. Not in the most comprehensive collection of Bartók's letters: Bartók Béla: Levelei, ed. János Demény (Budapest: Zenem kiadó, 1976).The publication by Schott that offended Bartók was volume 12 of Das Lied der Völker, an anthology of folksongs edited by Heinrich Möller (1876-1958). The volume, issued in 1929, reprinted two of Bartók's folksong arrangements without permission. In addition, Möller attacked Bartók’s scholarly work on the subject. As Schott was not bowing to Bartók’s pressure for satisfaction, Bartók took revenge and reviewed Möller’s publication in the Zeitschrift für Musikwissenschaft, August- September 1931, pp. 580-582. The review sparked a polemical exchange with Möller that lasted well into the following year. See "The Bartók-Möller Polemical Interchange," in Béla Bartók Studies in Ethnomusicology, ed. Benjamin Suchoff (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1996), pp. 142- 157. 1 page. Quarto (275 x 220 mm). Dated Budapest, June 20, 1930. In blue ink on stationery with watermark "Szenabella Stationer Szénásy Budapest." In German (with translation).Bartók is furious about a volume of Hungarian folksongs published by Schott. He has asked the publisher for "corrections," but Schott refuses to take action:"I am sorry to glean from your letter that you are not inclined to respond to my request (concerning Möller’s edition, 'Ungarische Volkslieder'). Because of this I am forced to attempt to realize the corrections I would like by resorting to other means."Annotations by the recipient in blue and green pencil. Slightly worn; creased at folds; small burnhole and trace of rusty paper clip to left margin; small edge tears.

      [Bookseller: J & J LUBRANO MUSIC ANTIQUARIANS LLC]
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        Horizonte - Jahresgabe 1977 der Hoesch AG Dortmund - Werk und Wir

      Verlag F Bruckmann München 1976 - Gebraucht, sehr gut erhalten, fester kartonierter Einband, 8°; Farbabbildungen, schwarzweiß Abb. 292 S. Jahresgabe der Hoesch AG - Horizonte - Geistige Horizonte -Erfahrene Horizonte - Horizonte von Morgen 450 gr.

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        TENNESSEE WILLIAMS' LETTERS TO DONALD WINDHAM: 1940-1965

      Verona:: Privately Printed for Sandy Campbell,. 1976.. First edition. Edited and with comments by Donald Windham. The correct first edition, preceding all others. Copy no. 299 of 500 copies (of a total edition of 526) printed by Martino Mardersteig at the Stamperia Valdonega. This copy inscribed "To Joe Sullivan / Ever, Tennessee Williams" on front free endpaper. Fine in heavy wraps and dust jacket and slipcase. [Crandell A43]. .

      [Bookseller: Quill & Brush]
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        Join The Campaign Against A Criminal Trespass Law

      N.p. [London: ca 1976]: C.A.C.T.L. [Campaign Against the Criminal Trespass Law]`. Large, vivid poster promoting the rights of squatters, tenants, and gypsies. Unattributed, but possibly from the Paddington Printshop in London, a peoples' printmaking workshop where a great many squatters' rights materials were produced. This poster advertises the Campaign Against the Criminal Trespass Law (organized in 1976), and warns: "If you are a trade unionist, tenant, squatter, claimant, gypsy: this bill attacks your interests - Stop This Bill." Original silk-screened poster in two colors; 30" x 20". Trivial edge-rubbing; Fine / Grade A. Archivally hinged to acid-free backing, in gallery frame.

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        La volonté de savoir EDITION ORIGINALE ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Gallimard, 1976. Fine. Gallimard, Paris 1976, 12x18,5cm, broché. - Edition of wich no leading copies exists, review copy. autograph dedication of the author autograph signed by Michel Foucault to the historian Rene Remond. Nice copy. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers, un des exemplaires du service de presse. Envoi autographe signé de Michel Foucault à l'historien René Rémond. Agréable exemplaire.

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        LENIN IN ZURICH

      1976. SOLZHENITSYN, Alexander I. LENIN IN ZURICH. Translated from the Russian by H.T. Willetts. NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, [1976]. 8vo., cloth in dust jacket. First American Edition. Signed by Solzhenitsyn on the half-title page. Books signed by the reclusive Solzhenitsyn are scarce. Fine; very minor wear d/j. $875.00.

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        Biblischer Kommentar Altes Testament. Fast komplett, Einzeltitel siehe Beschreibung.

      Neukirchener Verlag, 1976 -.. . I/1 Genesis geb. m. OSU; I/2 Genesis Einband mit 8 Einzelheften (11-18/19); I/3 Genesis Einband mit 3 Einzelheften (20-22/23); II/1 Exodus Einband mit 6 Einzelheften (II.1, II.2.1., II.2.2, II.2, II.3, II.4); III/I Leviticus Einband mit 4 Einzelheften (III.1, III.2, III.3, III.4); IV/1 Numeri 4 Einzelhefte (davon 3 OVP) (IV.1, IV.1.1, IV.1.2, IV.1.3); IV/2 Numeri Einband mit 4 Einzelheften (IV.2.2, IV.2.3, IV.2.4, IV.2.5); IV/3 Numeri Einband mit 6 Einzelheften (IV.3.1, IV.3.2, IV.3.3, IV.3.4, IV.3.5; IV.3.6); V Deuteronomium 7 Einzelhefte (davon 3 OVP) (V.1, V.2, V.3, V.3.1, V.4., V.5, V.6); VIII/1 Samuel Einband mit 7 Einzelheften (davon 3 OVP) ( VIII.1.1 - VI.1.7); VIII/2 Samuel 2 Einzelhefte OVP (VIII.2.1, VIII.2.2); IX/1 Könige Geb. mit OSU; IX/2 Könige 5 Einzelhefte (davon 2 OVP) (IX.2.1 - IX.2.5); X/1 Jesaja geb. m. OSU; X/2 Jesaja geb. m. OSU, X/3 Jesaja Einband mit 4 Einzelheften (X.13-15, X 16, X 17.18, X.19-21); XI/1 Deuterojesaja geb. m. OSU; XI/2 Deuterojesaja Einband mit 5 Einzelheften ( XI.7 - XI. 11); XI/3 Deuterojesaja 5 Einzelhefte (davon 3 OVP) (XI.12 - XI.16); XII Jeremia 2 Einzelhefte (XII.1, XII.2); XIII Ezechiel 1 und 2: geb. m. OSU; XIV Dodekapropheton 1 Hosea: geb. m. OSU; XIV Dodekapropheton 2 Joel/ Amos: geb. m. OSU; XIV Dodekapropheton 3 Obadja/ Jona: geb. m. OSU; XIV Dodekapropheton 4 Micha: Einband m. 3 Einzelheften (XIV 12 - 14); XIV Dodekapropheton 6 Haggai: geb. m. OSU; XIV/7.1 Sacharja: Einband mit 7 Einzelheften (XIV.7.1 - XIV.7.7); XIV/8 Maleachi: Einband mit 7 Einzelheften (XIV.8.1 - XIV.8.7); XV/1 Psalmen 1-59: geb. m. OSU; XV/2 Psalmen 60 - 150: geb. m. OSU; XV/3 Theologie der Psalmen: geb. m. OSU; XVI/1 Hiob 1-19: geb. m. OSU; XVI/2 Hiob: Einband mit 5 Einzelheften (XVI.2.1 - XVI.2.5); XVII Sprüche Salomos: Einband mit 3 Einzelheften (XVII.1, XVII.2-4, XVII.2.5); XVIII Ruth/ Hoheslied: geb. m. OSU; XIV Kohelet Hardcover, Sonderband; XX Klagelieder: geb. m. OSU; XXI Esther geb. m. OSU; XXII/1 Daniel: Einband mit 6 Einzelheften (XXII.1 - XXII.6); XXIII/2 Nehemia Einband mit 6 Einzelheften (davon2 OVP) (XXIII.2.1 - XXIII.2.6); XXIV/1 Chronik Einband mit 4 Einzelheften (XXIV.1 - XXIV.4). Bücher mit OSU sind leicht gebräunt, einzelne Einzelbände knickspurig. Auf dem Bild ist nur eine Auswahl der Bücher zu sehen.

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        Winston S. Churchill, The Official Biography, Volume V, 1922-1939, inscribed by the author to "indefatigable Churchill literary assistant" Denis Kelly and also with the author's autograph presentation letter to Kelly

      London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1976. First edition. Hardcover. This British first edition of the fifth volume of ChurchillÂ’s Official Biography is an important association copy, inscribed by the author to “indefatigable Churchill literary assistant” Denis Kelly. The six-line inscription inked in black on the front free endpaper reads: “To D.K. - | with the authorÂ’s warmest regards | as always | M.G. | London | 6th March 1986”. Laid in is an autograph presentation note from Gilbert in five lines reading: “7th March 1986 | Dear D.K. (of my Daily volume 8 work!) | Here is volume 5. It comes with | warmest regards, as always | Martin”. The autograph presentation note is on personal stationery with printed address and telephone number. The “volume 8” reference refers to the eighth and final main text volume of the Official Biography, then being prepared by the author, which extensively references Denis Kelly. Denis Kelly (1916-1990) served during the Second World War first in the Surrey and Sussex Yeomanry and then in the Indian Mountain Artillery in India and Burma (1941-45). Though he was called to the bar in 1942, after the war Kelly joined ChurchillÂ’s literary team, first as an archivist, then as a literary assistant on ChurchillÂ’s war memoirs. On 14 May 1947, Churchill met the young barrister at Chartwell. Showing Kelly a cellar “stacked from floor to ceiling” Churchill tasked him thus: “Your task, my boy, is to make Cosmos out of Chaos.” Kelly approached the task with not only diligence and competence, but no small reverence: “I realised that I was handling the personal papers of a man who had experienced and shaped the history of the world in the last fifty years…” (Gilbert, Vol. VIII, p.331.) Ultimately, KellyÂ’s assistance went far beyond organization of ChurchillÂ’s papers. Kelly became a vital part of ChurchillÂ’s literary team for the rest of ChurchillÂ’s productive life as an author, not only assisting with The Second World War and A History of the English-Speaking Peoples, but also preparing the abridged, one-volume Memoirs of the Second World War (published 1959). ChurchillÂ’s 10,000 word epilogue to KellyÂ’s abridgement proved his last original writing for a book publication. KellyÂ’s papers, including correspondence with Sir Martin Gilbert, now reside in the Churchill Archives Centre at Churchill College, Cambridge. The Official Biography of Winston Churchill, initiated by his son Randolph Churchill (1911-1968) but completed by Martin Gilbert (1936-2015), is an epic piece of scholarship about a singularly epic life. British first editions of the eight main text volumes were published between 1966 and 1988. This fifth volume covers the years 1922 to 1939, from the time when Churchill left the Liberal Party, rejoined the Tories, and became Chancellor of the Exchequer to the "wilderness years" of the 1930s when he was out of power and out of favor, persistently seeking to draw attention, resources and resolve to face the growing Nazi threat. This inscribed association copy is in very good condition in a very good dust jacket. The red cloth binding is square, clean, and tight with sharp corners and bright spine gilt. We note minor shelf wear and a neat, .25 inch closed tear at the spine head. The contents remain bright with no ownership marks other than the authorÂ’s inscription. Light spotting is confined to the top and fore edges and the red-stained top edge is sunned, retaining only a hint of pink color. The editionÂ’s brown dust jacket proved highly susceptible to sunning. This dust jacket shows minor toning to the spine and the upper edge of the front face and light wear to extremities. The lower front flap of the first edition dust jacket originally featured two prices, an introductory price “until February 28th, 1977” with a higher price above. The introductory price is neatly clipped from this jacket, leaving the higher price intact above. The dust jacket is protected with a removable, archival quality clear cover. Bibliographic reference: Zoller A301e

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        Photographs of the Southwest

      Boston: New York Graphic Society, , 1976. Selected photographs made from 1928 to 1968 in Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah with a statement by the photographer and an essay on the land by Lawrence Clark Powell. Oblong quarto. Original orange cloth, titles to spine gilt, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout. Gift inscription to dedication page. A fine copy in the slightly creased jacket. First edition, first printing. Signed by Adams on the dedication page.

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        Goudy Greek

      Pennyroyal Press, (Easthampton) 1976 - Small octavo. (28)ff. Of an edition of 100 copies signed by Barry Moser, this is one of fifteen deluxe copies with two complete sets of the text, one printed on brown Nideggen paper, and the other on white Hosho. A brief history of the Greek typeface designed by Frederic Goudy, with specimens printed in a variety of sizes in five colors, and illustrated with a woodcut of Goudy by Moser. Deluxe binding of gilt-stamped full morocco by Gray Parrot. Fine. (Pennyroyal Checklist 15). [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Lee Friedlander: The American Monument (Special Limited Edition with One Vintage Gelatin Silver Print)

      The Eakins Press Foundation and Haywire Press, New York and New City, New York 1976 - Price is net to all; promotional discounts do not apply.Special limited edition of 150 signed and numbered copies, plus 15 artist's copies marked A/C, with one vintage gelatin silver print "David Thompson and Finnan MacDonald, Idaho, 1974," signed (with hand-written copyright symbol), numbered and dated in black ink on recto in the white border below the image, by Friedlander. Image 6-3/8 x 9-5/8 inches; sheet 11 x 14 inches. The silver print is contained in an archival white overmat enclosure (11-1/2 x 16-5/16 inches) bound to the inside rear cover of the book (print can be removed from an opening at the top of the mat). Housed in a light blue card box, with edition number written in ink on the side. ABOUT THE BOOK: First edition, first printing. Signed by Friedlander. Hardcover. Dark red and blue-green ledger cloth-covered boards (for the special edition), with title stamped in gilt on quarter black leather spine, assembled with metal pins (no dust jacket as issued). Photographs by Friedlander. Essay by Leslie George Katz. Designed by Leslie George Katz, Friedlander, and Richard Benson. Cover and typography by Lance Hidy. 170 pp., with 213 plates printed on fine heavy stock uncoated paper by the Meriden Gravure Company, Meriden, Connecticut, from halftone separations made by Richard Benson. Binding by George Wieck, Robert Burlen and Son, Massachusetts. Special binding was designed so that individual sheets could be removed and exhibited. 12 x 17 inches. [Cited in Andrew Roth, ed., The Book of 101 Books: Seminal Photographic Books of the Twentieth Century. (New York: PPP Editions in association with Roth Horowitz LLC, 2001), in Andrew Roth, ed., The Open Book. (Göteborg, Sweden: Hasselblad Center in association with Steidl Verlag, Göttingen, Germany, 2004), and in Martin Parr and Gerry Badger, The Photobook: A History, Volume II. (London and New York: Phaidon, 2006).] [See: Peter Galassi, Friedlander. (New York: MoMA, 2005), "Books, Special Editions, and Portfolios" (pp. 444-459), #8.]. As New (from Friedlander's personal archive). From the publisher: "In an environment dominated by menacing speed, instability, advertising and television, the American monument plays a meditative role. A grace of intention shines through the oft times awkward alliance of efforts that produced them. They are redeemed by the confidence they express in the worth of the act memorialized. In this album the viewer and the viewed hold each other in balance. A world buried alive in our midst is unearthed to us. The photographer has brought it to us to see." Signed by the Artist. As New (from Friedlander's personal archive). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Manual de la barbarie. (Escritos pro-paz)

      Bilbao, Comunicación Literaria de Autores, 1976. 4to. menor; 173 pp., 2 hs. Cubiertas originales.

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        Il Mondo Allucinante. Da Asturias a García Márquez. Studi sul Romanzo Ispano-americano della Dittatura

      Milano, Cisalpino-Goliardica, 1976. 4to.; 196 pp., 1 h. Cubiertas originales.

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        La Scultura Veneziana Gotica - 1300 1460

      Edizioni Alfieri - Venezia 1976 2 lingua: italiano Opera in 2 volumi, legat. edit. in piena tela con sovrac., cm 29x26 - Vol. I 'Testo e Catalogo': pag. 354, con 46 illustraz. in b.n., carta patinata - Vol. II 'Tavole', pag. n.n., con 871 illustraz. su tavole in b.n., carta patinata - A cura di Wolfgang Wolters - Rara e fondamentale opera sulla scultura gotica veneziana - Ottimo stato di conservazione.

      [Bookseller: Di Noto libri rari]
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        THE RED BOOKS OF HUMPHRY REPTON Antony House, Attingham Park, Sherringham Hall and Explanatory Volume by Edward Malins.

      The Basilisk Press 1976 - Limited facsimile edition. No. 465 of 515 (of which 500 were for sale). Four volumes. Three volumes oblong 4to, one volume folio. Quarter red morocco over red marbled boards, lettered in gilt on the spine. Printed on mould made rag wove paper. Each volume housed in separate slipcases and all volumes housed together in an encompassing slipcase with compartments, silver basilisk printed on the front. A near fine set, slightest of fading to the spines and a little staining to the spines and front of the main slipcase. The three volumes of Repton's landscapes are illustrated throughout in colour, including views, maps and landscape designs, many with Repton's trademark overlays. Malins's Explanatory Volume illustrated with black and white photographs. Humphry Repton, often regarded as the successor to Capability Brown, was one of the great landscape designers of the 18th century, and he worked for some of the most important noble families of his time. He provided his clients with his designs in "Red Books" (so called for the red morocco bindings he produced them in) which included explanatory text and watercolours, many with hinged or sliding overlays to show before and after views of the same scene. The Red Books were not published, they were elegant notebooks containing handwritten proposals for each commission he took on. In 1976 The Basilisk Press produced a high quality facsimile edition of 3 of the books, paying particular attention to ensuring a consistent colour reproduction for each image and its overlay. The result is a beautiful example of the work of one of Britain's leading landscape designers. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dolores " La Escandalosa ". Con una colección de doce aguafuertes originales directamente realizados sobre la plancha por A. Zarco

      Arte y Bibliofilia, Madrid 1976 - carpeta tela muy bien conservada, en rama 12 aguafuertes de A. Zarco, edición numerada, Colección Tiempo para la Alegría. . 48 págs.

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        Romanische Baukunst an Rhein und Maas. 3 Bände Denkmäler deutscher Kunst - Katalog der vorromanischen und romanischen Denkmäler.

      Berlin, Deutscher Verlag für Kunstwissenschaft 1976.. 29 cm Gewebe, gebundene Ausgabe, Blaues Leinen, Exemplare in gutem Erhaltungszustand. Band 1-3. Band I / A-K : 646 Seiten mit 1072 Abbildungen. Band II / L-Z : 702 Seiten mit 1221 Abbildungen und 9 Karten. Band III / Tafeln : 616 Seiten mit 1408 Abbildungen auf 609 Tafeln. Beiligend Meßlatte mit den einzelnen Maßstäben. ---- 1989 erschien noch ein 4. Band 'Architekturgeschichte und Kunstlandschaft', der hier nicht vorliegt. Kunst 4 +++++ 20 Jahre Antiquariat Christmann in Wiesbaden +++++

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        THE EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS LIBRARY OF ILLUSTRATION (3 VOLUME SET)

      West Plains, MI: Russ Cochran, 1976. Limited Edition # 259 of 1000 copies. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. Three volume set housed in Very Good slipcase (light rubbing to slipcase and paper starting to lift on spine); the imagination of Burroughs profusely illustrated by a variety of artists; pictorial pastedowns to front board of each volume; text is clean with no marks of any kind.

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        Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?

      New York: McGraw-Hill. (1976). First. Uncorrected proof. Golden yellow wrappers with publisher's label affixed as issued. Housed in a custom chemise and slipcase. Publisher's promotional release in a pocket in the case. Modest age-toning on the wrappers, near fine. Inscribed by Carver to John Barth: "For Jack Barth with good wishes & dazzling admiration. Ray Carver. Baltimore. Nov. 17, 1982." Laid into the proof is a letter from Carver's editor Gordon Lish to Barth prior to publication, stressing the deeply flawed text of the proof: "VERY rough first proofs, chuggyjam with errors of transcription." He mightily promotes the book and solicits a blurb: "So if you feel yourself at all inclined to say something, for God's sake do it... ." Barth would ultimately describe Carver's style as "Post-Alcoholic Blue-Collar Minimalist Hyperrealism," and who could argue with that?The author's first major collection of stories, and his first book issued by a regular commercial publisher. An incomparable association of possibly the most important and influential American short story collection of the 1970s -- Carver's spare prose and realistic settings reinvigorated American fiction. .

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        Will You Please be Quiet, Please?: The stories of Raymond Carver

      New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. First Edition, First Printing. Signed by Raymond Carver on the title page, inscribed to a previous owner. In Near Fine condition, in a Very Good+ dust jacket with price intact. Light lean to spine, light wear at spine ends. Small, faint scuff to bottom edge of page block. The dust jacket shows light rubbing and light edge wear, with a few short, closed tears. A very sharp copy, signed by the author.

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        La clôture EDITION ORIGINALE Tirage de tête ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Imprimerie Caniel, 1976. Fine. Imprimerie Caniel, Paris 1976, 24x18cm, en feuilles sous étui. - First edition printed in 100 numbered copies. Book illustrated with 16 original photographs by Christine Lipinska. Signing autographs of the author and photographer of the justification of the draw. Rare and beautiful copy. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale imprimée à 100 exemplaires numérotés. Ouvrage illustré de 16 photographies originales de Christine Lipinska. Signatures autographes de Georges Perec et de Christine Lipinska à la justification du tirage. Rare et bel exemplaire présenté dans sa boîte d'origine en pleine toile bleue à intérieur de feutrine noire.

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        Saville

      London: Jonathan Cape. (1976). First. Uncorrected proof. A South African bookstore label on the front wrap, slightly cocked and rubbed, very good or better. Winner of the Booker Prize. A very scarce issue. .

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        Le livre des ressemblances EDITION ORIGINALE Tirage de tête

      Paris: Gallimard, 1976. Fine. Gallimard, Paris 1976, 15x22cm, broché. - Original, one of 20 numbered copies on Arches paper, only large paper edition. Nice copy. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 20 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches, seuls grands papiers. Bel exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        LENIN IN ZURICH

      1976 - SOLZHENITSYN, Alexander I. LENIN IN ZURICH. Translated from the Russian by H.T. Willetts. NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, [1976]. 8vo., cloth in dust jacket. First American Edition. Signed by Solzhenitsyn on the half-title page. Books signed by the reclusive Solzhenitsyn are scarce. Fine; very minor wear d/j. $875.00. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Auf der Suche nach der verlorenen Zeit in 3 Bänden (kompl.). Band. 1: In Swanns Welt / Im Schatten jünger Mädchenblüte. Band 2: Die Welt der Guermantes / Sodom und Gomorra. Band 3: Die Gefangene / Die Entflohene / Die wiedergefundene Zeit. Übersetzt von Eva Rechel-Mertens.

      Frankfurt, Suhrkamp Verlag, 1976.. 8°, Ledereinband. 4194 Seiten. Ganzledereinband mit vergold. Rückentitel. Dünndruck. Exlibris auf Spiegel, ansonsten Sehr gutes Exemplar.

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        William Eggelston's Guide

      New York: The Museum of Modern Art,, 1976. Essay by John Szarkowski. Quarto. Original black faux leather cloth, gilt lettered spine and front cover, photograph inset on front cover. 48 colour plates on white laminated paper, letterpress printed on mint-green paper. Pale stain at foot of front cover (a previous attempt to "clean" the binding) otherwise an excellent copy. First edition, first printing, published to coincide with an exhibition of Eggleston's photographs at MoMA in 1976, this work "heralded the birth of colour photography, or more accurately, it marked the moment when it was perceived as artistically respectable" (Parr & Badger).

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        Un Rêve plus long que la nuit

      [Paris: self-published,, 1976]. Original paper wraps (210 x 298 mm) screen-printed in blue, green, yellow, red and pale blue, single sheets wire-stitched, printed in black and white and hand-coloured by Saint Phalle in watercolour, felt pen and pencil and decorated with numerous colour and black and white stickers designed by her. A bright copy in excellent condition. First edition, first impression, of the press kit for the film of the same title, hand-made by the artist for the Cannes film festival in 1976. The film, a dark fairy tale shot on the outskirts of Paris in summer 1975, stars Niki de Saint Phalle's daughter Laura as a young girl on a quest to be transformed into an adult. Saint Phalle herself plays a small role as the mother. Other members of the cast include fellow sculptors Jean Tinguely Daniel Spoeri and Eva Aeppli.

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        Alchera : notes for country works, Wiltshire and Tuscany, 1970-1974

      London: Kelpra Editions, 1976. First edition. Limited edition. Signed by Author.. Slipcased portfolio. Folio. (52 x 36 cm). 33 numbered pages in 8 double-page prints loosely inserted as unbound leaves in portfolio with a brown buckram half binding, decorated paper cover, title on paper printed to upper cover, gilt to spine. Prints protected with single tissue guard between each of the 8 double-pages. Issued in black buckram-covered slipcase. Slipcase a little marked. "This book is limited to fifty copies signed and numbered by the artist and ten artists proofs. Printed on Velin Arches 250gsm at Kelpra Studio." Signed by the artist, dated 1976. This copy is 34/50. Covers and contents Fine. Heavy book, requiring eye-watering and prohibitive amounts of extra postage overseas. Courier in UK. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap.

      [Bookseller: John Taylor Books P.B.F.A.]
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        Einstein on the Beach: An Opera in Four Acts

      New York: EOS,, 1976. With choreography by Andrew de Groat. Oblong quarto. Original grey wrappers, titles to front cover black. Illustrated throughout. A hint of toning top edge of front cover; a superb copy. First trade edition (preceded by a signed limited edition of 100 copies). With production design laid-in, as issued. The book was published to document Glass's seminal first operatic work, and alternates illustrations of the score with librettos, drawings representing Wilson's stage design, and de Groat's choreography. With the introductory text in English, Italian, and French.

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        5 (cinq) Reliquaires / 5 (five) Reliquaries.- Cinq serigraphies originales signees.

      Londres, s. n. e. (chez l'artiste), 1976.. 38,5 x 28 cm, 5 ff. serig., 2 ff. impr. sur calque (titre et justif.). En ff., chemise editeur illustree a rabats, impr. en serigraphie.. Edition originale, tirage limite a 70 ex. numerotes, avec 5 serigraphies originales justifiees, datees et signees au crayon par l'artiste.- Un Japonais en Europe. Assomption du Fuji. Un ete a Messina. Jeux. L'annee philatelique du nez.- Cozette de Charmoy abolit les frontieres entre son travail plastique et son travail poetique. Dans l'ambiance contestataire des annees 60, elle rejoint les milieux cosmopolites de la poesie visuelle et sonore qui, stimules par Fluxus, decouvrent la Terra incognita du monde artistique. Tout devint alors possible et tout au meme moment. Element textuel et element plastique s'imbriquent l'un dans l'autre, chacun devenant, dans le collage, element de l'autre : pas comme une proposition de vrai, mais comme celle d'un possible, comme un rebus a double sens, ironique, irrationnellement logique (Despalles). .

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        DISTORTIONS

      Alfred A. Knopf, New York 1976 - In 4_, leg. in tela con sovracc. ill. in nero, pp. n.d._Due strappi sul fronte della sovracc. e uno sul retro, lievi segni del tempo, buonissime condizioni. Prima edizione Interamente fotografico in bianco e nero con un'introduzione di Hilton Kramer. In inglese. Scatti visionari del grande fotografo ungherese Andr_ Kert_sz (1894-1985). Le distorsioni del titolo sono quelle dei corpi delle due modelle, ritratte riflesse in uno specchio deformante da circo: il corpo ne risulta distorto, deformato, e la luce, usata come solo Kert_sz sapeva fare, esalta, sfuma e guida lo sguardo su scene dall'evocazione onirica. Andr_ Kertesz _ stato uno tra i pi_ grandi fotografi di tutti i tempi e i suoi scatti hanno reso anche le scene pi_ banali degne di essere ritratte. Nella sua vita ha percorso stili, temi e tecniche differenti da rendere difficile una sua collocazione, se non nell'ambito della versatilit_ e ricerca comunicativa, tanto da essere considerato "il padre della fotografia moderna" da Henry Cartier-Bresson. _ [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Invito alla lettura]
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        Le Tresor du Bibliophile Romantique et Modern 1801-1875

      75 1976 - A four volume set of this bibliography by L Carteret. One of a limited 800 copies. Illustrated with 281 plates. A bibliography of a selection of books of the nineteenth century, particularly first editions and illustrated works, produced by Leopold Carteret, bookseller to societies for bibliophiles. Condition: In original paper wraps. Externally, in excellent condition with some light shelfwear and handling marks to all volumes. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean. Overall: NEAR FINE [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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        Le livre de la chasse / Das Buch von der Jagd. Vollständige Faksimile-Ausgabe im Originalformat des Manuscrit français 616 der Bibliothèque Nationale. Kommentar: Marcel Thomas, François Avril u.a. Faksimle und Kommentarband.,

      Graz, Akademische Druck-und Verlagsanstalt, 1976 - 36 x 28 cm. 138 Blatt mit farbigen Miniaturen auf Spezialpapier. - Kommentar: XVIII, 58 Seiten. *(= Codices Selecti LIII). - Die am reichsten illuminierte Handschrift mit den Jagdanleitungen des Gaston Phoebus, Graf von Foix. Bedeutendes jagdhistorisches und volkskundliches Werk und eine der prächtigsten Schöpfungen der Pariser Buchmalerei am Anfang des 15. Jahrhunderts. - Provenienz: Bibliothek Karl Zeilinger (1944-2014), Spezialabteilung Waffen- und Bogenkunde. ISBN 9783201009324 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 5000 Faksimile in Wildledereinband, Kommentarband in Leinen, beide in Pappschubern. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun]
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        The Athenian Agora: A short guide (Excavations of the Athenian Agora, Picture Book No. 16),

      American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1976 - Stellenweise mit geringen Gebrauchsspuren Schneller Versand, mit Rechnung. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 499 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Der Keller. Eine Entziehung.

      Salzburg, Residenz Verlag, 1976.. 1. Auflage 167 Seiten 8°, gebundene Ausgabe, Original Ganz-Leineneinband. mit Schutzumschlag, dieser gebräunt und mit Randläsuren sowie minimalen fachmännisch hinterlegten Einrissen, das Buch leicht schiefgelesen, ansonsten sauber und frisch, auf dem Vorsatz persönliche Widmung des Autors, signiert und datiert (25.11.76). Nicolas Thomas Bernhard (* 9. Februar 1931 in Heerlen/Niederlande - + 12. Februar 1989 in Gmunden/Österreich) war ein österreichischer Schriftsteller. 1970 erhielt Bernhard den Georg-Büchner-Preis; seit den 1980er Jahren wird er international zu den bedeutendsten österreichischen und deutschsprachigen Autoren gerechnet. Persönliche Widmung Bernhards sind extrem selten!!! Zudem handelt es sich hier um eine signierte Erstausgabe!!!

      [Bookseller: Bührnheims Literatursalon GmbH]
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        Le livre de la chasse / Das Buch von der Jagd. Vollständige Faksimile-Ausgabe im Originalformat des Manuscrit francais 616 der Bibliotheque Nationale. Kommentar: Marcel Thomas, Francois Avril u.a. Faksimle und Kommentarband.

      Graz, Akademische Druck-und Verlagsanstalt, 1976.. 36 x 28 cm. 138 Blatt mit farbigen Miniaturen auf Spezialpapier. - Kommentar: XVIII, 58 Seiten. Faksimile in Wildledereinband, Kommentarband in Leinen, beide in Pappschubern.. *(= Codices Selecti LIII). - Die am reichsten illuminierte Handschrift mit den Jagdanleitungen des Gaston Phoebus, Graf von Foix. Bedeutendes jagdhistorisches und volkskundliches Werk und eine der prächtigsten Schöpfungen der Pariser Buchmalerei am Anfang des 15. Jahrhunderts. - Provenienz: Bibliothek Karl Zeilinger (1944-2014), Spezialabteilung Waffen- und Bogenkunde. ISBN 9783201009324

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        Watership Down

      Harmondsworth: Penguin Books / Kestrel Books,, 1976. Large octavo. Original cream boards with brown cloth spine, titles to spine in gilt and black. With the dust jacket and slipcase. Illustrated by John Lawrence. A fine copy. First illustrated edition of this extremely popular animal story. Together with three original preliminary sketches by John Lawrence: one ink and watercolour sketch of three rabbits in a lettuce patch, similar to the more detailed illustration on p.134, as well as one pencil and ink sketch and one ink and watercolour sketch reminiscent of the illustrations of Hazel on pp. 136 and 190. Initially turned down by all major publishing houses, Watership Down was finally issued by Rex Collings in 1972; sales were over 100,000 in the first year and Adams was awarded both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Award for children's fiction

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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