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        International Memorial Paul Keres Chess Tournament 1977

      Tallinna Linna Kehakultuuri - Ja Spordikormitte, Tallinn 1977 - 86 unnumbered pages with tables and diagrams. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5 34/") bound in original publisher's stapled wrappers with original pictorial jacket. Original bulletins, 4 pages per round, plus 4 additional pages of adjourned games after rounds 3, 8, 10, 12, 14 and 15 and an additional 2 pages of adjourned games after round 5. Signed by all the participants on page one except Wolfgang Unzicker. First edition. An annual international chess tournament has been held in Tallinn every other year since 1969. Keres won this tournament in 1971 and 1975. Starting in 1977 after Keres' death, it has been called the Paul Keres Memorial Tournament. From 1991, the tournament has been held yearly and changed into a rapid event. From 1999 this tournament also had a women's section. In the past twenty years, apart from this rapid tournament, several other memorial tournaments have been played in honor of Keres. The first memorial tournament, this one, was won by Mikhail Tal with a score of 11 a full point ahead of second place finisher Oleg Romanisin. Third was captured by Aivar Gipslis with 9 1/2 points. Tied for fourth through sixth was David Bronstein, Boriss Gulko and Wolfgang Uhlmann each with a score of 9. Seventh through tenth with scores of 8 were Laszlo Vadasz, Hillar Karner, Wolfgang Unzicker and Dragoljub Verlimirovic. Alone in eleventh was Livo Nei with a score of 6.5, and descending order were Josef Pribyl with 6, Pertti Poutiainen with 5.5, Axel Ornstein with 5, Harry Pohla with 4 and Valter Heurer with 3.5. Condition: Signed on page one. Slight wear to jacket with a indiscernible spot to front wrapper, some rust bleading through from staples else a very good copy in like jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        O.T.O. Newsletter. Vol. I, No. 1. (May 1977) to Vol. III, No. 10-11 Winter 1979 & Spring 1980 (Double issue).

      Ordo Templi Orientis, Berkeley 1977 - Ordo Templi Orientis, Berkeley 1977/80. 4° [216 x 280 mm]. Mit Abbildungen. 532 S. geklammerte OBroschuren. [Erste Serie] des O.T.O. Newsletters in 9 Ausgaben über den Zeitraum. Herausgegeben von Caliph Hymenaeus Alpha [Grady Louis McMurtry]. - Heft No. 2 in 2. Auflage von 1978, der Rest erste Ausgaben [extra beiliegend Vol. I, No. 1, in zweiter Auflage von 1978 und Vol. I, No. 3 von 1977 (1. Auflage)]. Komplette Reihe des Newsletters bis Frühling 1980. Ab dann (wieder beginn bei Volume I): The Magickal Link. Official Monthly Bulletin of Ordo Templi Orientis. - Exemplare leicht bestoßen und teilweise gebräunt, schwache Faltspuren vom Versand, wenige Blatt mit kleiner Eckumfaltung, sonst gute Exemplare. Sprache : en

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        The Sword of Shannara Trilogy [3vols]

      Random House, 1977, Hardcovers, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, 1st Editions, Signed by Author, Illustrated By: Brothers Hildebrandt & Darrell K. Sweet. Size: 7¾" - 9¾" Tall, Copyright dates 1977, 1982 and 1985. All three volumes are first editions, first printings. All Three Volumes are Signed By the Author. Elfstones soon to become a cable series Ala Game of Thrones. Book 1-The Sword of Shannara, signed by the author on the inside flyleaf. Light pink and black cover over boards with red lettering and design on the front and on the spine. Illustrated by brothers Hillebrandt, foldout illustrations is intact. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Light Browning to the page edges. Dust Jacket, not price clipped, front and back inside flaps very top tips of the corners are bent also on the front inside flap lower corner is bent. Shelf wear to the edges and to the head and toe of the spine are moderate with very small chips out of the toe and along the top front edge of the front of the jacket. Dust jacket now in a clear protective cover. Book 2-The Elfstones of Shannara, Signed by the Author on the inside Flyleaf. Soon to be a cable series on MTV. Purple and black cover over boards with silver lettering and design on the spine. Illustrated by Darrell K Sweet. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. A small Random House stamp on the bottom page edges. Dust jacket no tears, bent flaps, nor is it price clipped. Shelf wear to the edges and to the head and toe of the spine are minor. Dust jacket now in a clear protective cover. Book 3-The Wishsong Of Shannara, Signed by the Author On the inside Title Page. Blue and black cover over boards with red lettering and design on the spine. Illustrated by Darrell K. Sweet. Light gray inside covers front and back, a very small soiled spot on the lower bottom of the inside flyleaf. For edge pages are not cut. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Remainder Mark on the bottom page edges near the toe of the spine. Dust jacket no tears, bent flaps, nor is it price clipped. A small crease on the back lower right hand corner near the groove jacket shows bright and clean. Now in a clear protective cover shelf wear to the edges and to the head and toe of the spine are minor with very minor wear to the head of the jacket. All three volumes have bright clean text and illustrations, secure bindings, a much sought after, hard to find in first editions, first printings that have been signed by the author, even though Elfstones and the Wishsong's are remainders this trilogy still remains Rare and Collectible even more so now that Terry Brooks fine writing is now coming to the screen, Book to Movie & Signed

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        The Silmarillion, 1982 Super Deluxe Signed Limited Numbered Edition

      London: Allen & Unwin, 1977. Limited/Numbered. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien. Published by Allen and Unwin in 1982. This is the Signed Super Deluxe Limited Numbered Edition. "This is copy number 83 of the first one thousand copies off the press of the first edition of The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien, which were reserved for later publication in this collector's edition." A Near Fine example of the very hard to find Super Deluxe Signed Limited Edition issued to coincide with the fifth anniversary of the first publication of The Silmarillion. Wayne Hammond has commented that the records, though incomplete, indicate that probably only about 300 of the 1000 were actually bound and sold. So this is certainly one of the scarcest of the Tolkien 1st Editions, and is also signed by his son, the editor Christopher Tolkien. Collected and edited by Christopher Tolkien after his fathers death. Original publishers full red leather binding, with raised bands, gilt stamping, and top edge gilded as issued. The book features red silk ribbon marker bound in, raised bands and gilt stamped Title, Author, and Publisher on the spine. The front boards features the JRRT Monogram gilt stamped in single gilt ruled box. Blind stamp of the heraldic device Tolkien designed to represent Luthien Tinuviel to the rear boards. On the first free endpaper, the Publisher's Limitation Plate, gives the Limitation number of 83 of 1000, along with the signature of Christopher Tolkien. A striking example of a very hard to find book. Matches in size and style the 1987 Unwin Hyman Super Deluxe Limited Edition of the Hobbit. One small spot of foxing to the half title page, no previous owners name or any other writing. There are no other faults to the book, no offsetting, no scratches or shelfwear to the bottom edge of the boards. The slipcase is the original publishers slipcase with the book opening edged with matching red leather. Digital photo's available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed/Numbered/Limited Editions. Near Fine / No Jacket, as Issued.

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        Les Uniformes de Premier Empire. (Complete 10 Volume set).

      Paris: Grancher, 1977-1985. - Ten volume set. Color Illustrations of uniforms by Benigni, Boisselier, Feirst, Giffard, Hilpert, Huen, Job, Lapeyre, Laroux, Rene Louis, Rousseltot, Toussaint. French text. Vol. 1. La Garde Imperiale, Troupes a Pied. (Tome I); Vol. 2. La Garde Imperiale, Troupes a Cheval. (Tome II); Vol. 3. Les Cuirassiers; Vol. 4. L'Infanterie; Vol. 5. La Cavalerie Legere; Vol. 6. Dragons et Guides; Vol. 7. Etat-major et Service de Sante; Vol. 8. Gardes d'Honneur et Troupes Etrangeres; Vol. 9. La Maison de l'Empereur; Vol. 10. Fanfares et Musiques des troupes a Cheval 1640-1940. Oversize. Very Heavy set. Top edges foxed & soiled. Cocked. Vol 6 is bump at the heal of the spine. One jacket is nicked on a corner otherwise Fine. Near Fine/Near Fine Set [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Wood Engravings of William Blake. 17 Subjects commissioned by Dr. Robert Thornton for his Virgil of 1821. Newly printed from the original blocks now in the British Museum. Introduction by Andrew Wilton.

      - London: BM Publications Ltd., 1977. 8vo, introductory pamphlet and 17 woodcuts on special paper, each in an individual folder, all contained in a brown cloth folding box with black leather gilt-lettered labels on upper cover and backstrip. As issued. Limited to 150 sets, this superb reprinting of Blake's only woodcuts from the original blocks was executed by Iain Bain (the Bewick authority) and sold out immediately. Very few sets have since come to market as most were purchased by institutions. Bentley, BBS, p.262. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Fortress Marin; An Aesthetic and Historical Description of the Coastal Fortifications of Southern Marin County

      (Santa Cruz: The Quail Press, 1977), 1977. First edition, number 205 of 240 numbered copies, signed by Killion. Fine copy.. 4to, brown cloth spine, salmon paper boards, printed paper label. 18 colored woodcuts and folding map. From the library of David & Valerie Belch.

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        A Time of Gifts. On Foot to Constantinople: from the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube.

      John Murray 1977 - UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY, top corners a little kinked in first half of textblock, pp. [vii], 284, 8vo, original green wrappers printed in black to front, single spot to top edge, dustjacket that of first edition (but incredibly bright), very good . On the half-title, a sticker from the previous owner notes that the epigraph from MacNeice from which the book takes its name is absent in this advance edition

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        Les funérailles de la grande mémé

      Grasset 1977 - - Grasset, Paris 1977, 14x23cm, broché. - Edition originale de la traduction française pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Rare envoi autographe signé de Gabriel Garcia Marquez, en espagnol, à un ami. Agréable exemplaire complet de sa jaquette illustrée. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition of the French translation which was not drawn large papers. Rare autograph signed by Gabriel Garcia Marquez in Spanish to a friend. Nice full copy of his illustrated jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Diary of An Artist

      Washington, DC: New Republic Books, 1977. Hardcover. VG/VG wear to extremities of dustjacket. Blue cloth with light bluish color pictorial dustjacket. 316 pp. 39 bw plates. INSCRIBED by Soyer to Will and Elena Barnet with a very detailed drawing of a woman's torso on the ffep under the inscription by Soyer. Includes Soyer's thoughts on European art he saw while on tour; conversations with people like Edward Hopper, Jack Levine, Leonard Baskin and Henry Moore.

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        Theologische Realenzyklopädie. Insgesamt 40 Bände. Herausgegeben von Gerhard Müller, in Gemeinschaft mit Horst Balz, James Cameron, Christian Grethlein, Stuart G. Hall, Brian Hebblethwaite, Karl Hoheisel, Wolfgang Janke, Volker Leppin, Kurt Schäferdiek, Gottfried Seebaß, Hermann Spieckermann, Günter Stemberger & Konrad Stock. Alphabetische Bände 1-36 (Aaron - Zypern). - Register zu Band 1-27. - Abkürzungsverzeichnis (2., überarbeitete und erweiterte Auflage). - Gesamtregister (Band 1: Bibelstellen, Orte, Sachen; Band 2: Namen).

      Berlin & New York: Walter de Gruyter 1977-2007. Insgesamt 40 Bände (Zwischenregisterband fehlt). Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen auf Tafeln sowie mehrfach gefalteten Karten. Gr. 8° (25 x 17 cm). Orig.-Halblederbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln. [Hardcover / fest gebunden]. Gebundene Ausgabe des größten deutschsprachigen Buchprojekts in Theologie und Religionswissenschaft im Ausgang des 20. Jahrhunderts und Beginn des 21. Jahrhunderts. - Verlagsdarstellung: \"Die Theologische Realenzyklopädie (TRE) repräsentiert seit ihrer ersten Lieferung 1976 den Wissensstand der theologischen Forschung im Ganzen. In ca. 2000 Artikeln wird eine Vielzahl historischer und theologischer Einzelheiten in ihrem Kontext von Glaube und Denken, von Theologie und Religion dargestellt. Die TRE wird durch Register (Bibelstellen, Orte, Namen, Sachen) übersichtlich erschlossen. Mit ihren nun fertiggestellten 36 Bänden ist die TRE ein unentbehrliches Arbeitsmittel und Nachschlagewerk für Theologen, Geisteswissenschaftler und für alle an Religion und Theologie Interessierten.\" Auszug aus dem Vorwort des 1. Bandes von Carl Heinz Ratschow (für den Herausgeberkreis, 1977): \"Die Realencyklopädie für protestantische Theologie und Kirche - die RE - wurde von Albert Hauck in ihrer 3. Auflage, abgesehen von den Nachtragsbänden, mit dem 21. Band 1908 abgeschlossen. Die zwei Generationen von Theologen, die seitdem die theologische Forschung weitergetrieben haben, faßten die Ergebnisse ihrer Arbeit nicht enzyklopädisch zusammen. Es erschienen in dieser Zeit große Spezialwerke in den einzelnen Disziplinen oder kürzer gefaßte Nachschlagewerke. Eine Repräsentation der theologischen Forschung im Ganzen hat es seit Haucks Realenzyklopädie nicht gegeben. Wir sind der Überzeugung, daß eine solche Repräsentation gegenwärtig erneut in Angriff genommen werden muß. Das zeigt allein schon folgende Tatsache: Die theologische Forschung ist während der 50er und 60er Jahre insofern in ein neues Stadium getreten, als die Einzelfächer bewußter als in früheren Jahrzehnten nach dem Gesamtzusammenhang von Theologie fragen. Die Überzeugung, Theologie weder als Exegese noch als Historie oder Systematik hinreichend darstellen zu können, ist nahezu selbstverständlich geworden. Damit aber ist die Grundvoraussetzung dafür, theologische Forschung erneut als ganze sehen zu können und ihre Darstellung zu unternehmen, gegeben.\" - Maßgebliche Ausgabe. Ohne Schutzumschläge. - Ca. die Hälfte aller Bände mit vereinzelten Bleistiftanstreichungen/-anmerkungen auf ganz vereinzelten Seiten. Einband und Schnitte von Band 2 etwas fleckig. Einband von Band 4 leicht fleckig und von Band 18 etwas angestaubt. Vorderdeckel von Band 29 partiell mit Zeitungspapier beklebt. Insgesamt gut bis sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. ISBN: 978311007499 Versand D: 11,00 EUR TRE - Theologische Realenzyklopädie. Insgesamt 40 Bände. Herausgegeben von Gerhard Müller, in Gemeinschaft mit Horst Balz, James Cameron, Christian Grethlein, Stuart G. Hall, Brian Hebblethwaite, Karl Hoheisel, Wolfgang Janke, Volker Leppin, Kurt Schäferdiek, Gottfried Seebaß, Hermann Spieckermann, Günter Stemberger & Konrad Stock. Alphabetische Bände 1-36 (Aaron - Zypern). - Register zu Band 1-27. - Abkürzungsverzeichnis (2., überarbeitete und erweiterte Auflage). - Gesamtregister (Band 1: Bibelstellen, Orte, Sachen. - Band 2: Namen). Insgesamt 40 Bände (Zwischenregisterband fehlt). Berlin & New York: Walter de Gruyter 1977-2007. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen auf Tafeln sowie mehrfach gefalteten Karten. Gr. 8° (25 x 17 cm). Orig.-Halblederbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln. [Hardcover / fest gebunden].

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        Die Nachgänger [Erzählung]. Aus dem Englischen übersetzt von Erich Fried.1977.

      (Hamburg): Raamin-Presse, 1977. 24 (2) S., 1 Bl., 10 (5 ganzs.) farb. und 19 grüne Bildmarginalien in ORadierung von Roswitha Quadflieg. Fol., Handgebundener, grau-grün-roter OÖlmarmor-Papier-Pp. m. Lederkapital, Leder-RSchild m. RTitel in grauer Folien-Prägung in grünem OBütten-Pp.-Schuber (Ausführung: Chr. Zwang, Hamburg). Katalog \"Rijksmuseum Meermanno-Westreenianum\" 8; Katalog \"Zwanzig Jahre Raamin-Presse\" S. 70-75 (beide mit Abbildungen); Zwang, 60 Pressendrucke in Handeinbänden 39; Tiessen 10; Spindler 71.8. (8. Druck der Raamin-Presse). der Text der deutschen Ausgabe wurde dem Band \"Unter dem Milchwald. Ganz früh eines morgens. ein blick aufs Meer.\" von D. Thomas entnommen. In 80 num. Expl. (dazu 40 Expl. mit englischem Text) von R. Quadflieg in Madison-Antiqua in Oliv-Grün auf Zerkall-Büttenkarton gedruckt, Impressum von R. Quadflieg eh. sign. Typographie, Handsatz und Druck von R. Quadflieg auf der Handpresse. Jede Seite mit Liniensatz in Oliv-Grün und Rost-Braun. Handeinband von Chr. Zwang, Hamburg. Eins von 20 num. Expl. der deutschen Vorzugsausgabe mit lose beiliegender ORadierung der Seite 9, von R. Quadflieg numeriert und eh. sign. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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        Die Kunst des Orgelbauers - L`Art du Facteur d`Orgues, Band I: Text / Band II: Abbildungen, 2 Bände (= alles UND mit allen Beilagen), deutsche Übersetzung von Christoph Glatter-Götz, hrsg. und mit einem Nachwort von Richard Rensch,

      Lauffen am Neckar, Orgelbau-Fachverlag ISO Information, 1977, kl.4°, XXII, 575 S. mit wenigen s/w-Abb. und Illustr. / 270 Seiten mit 137 große, mehrfach ausklappbare Tafelseiten, davon fünf als lose Beilagen in der hinten Buchtasche), die Abbildungen sind in Originalgröße der Ausgabe von 1766 wiedergegeben, rote original Leineneinbände mit goldener Deckel- und Rückenbeschriftung, schöne, saubere Exemplare Mit den meisten fehlenden Beilagen: 1.) beidseitig bedrucktes Blatt `Korrekturen und Zusätze zum ersten bis vierten Teil (Textband)` / 2.) Blatt `Umrechnungstabelle Fussmass - metrisches Mass` / 3.) Maßstab `Zoll / cm`Versand D: 5,00 EUR Musik Musiker musizieren; Musikgeschichte; Musikwissenschaften Musikwissenschaft; Orgel Orgelmusik Organist; Orgel Orgeln; Orgelbau Orgelbauer

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        Derriere le Miroir: Richard Lindner, Signed Limited Edition.

      [Paris]: Maeght Editeur, 1977 Hardcover SIGNED. First limited edition. Unbound folded sheets laid into a paper-over-boards chemise in a matching slipcase with printed pastedown; all elements Fine. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph on the German-born American painter Richard Lindner (1901 - 1978) published in conjunction with an exhibition of his work at the Galerie Maeght in December 1977. The trade edition was issued as Maeght's periodical "Derriere Le Miroir" No. 226 Decembre 1977. This is a copy of the deluxe numbered edition limited to 150 copies, this being #50, SIGNED BY LINDNER in pencil on the limitation page. Essay by James Lord in English and French. 36 pages printed on velin d'Arches; 10 color and 4 b&w full-page plates + 5 smaller b&w reproduction; 11.5 x 15.5 inches. Exhibition checklist. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

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        The Suppressed Introductory Chapter.

      [Totnes:] Privately printed,, 1977. Octavo, pp. 8. Original red wrappers, title to front cover black. A fine copy. Limited issue. Number 20 of 25 copies of the "suppressed" chapter, which was omitted from copies of Seven Pillars of Wisdom after the 1926 edition. It was first published separately in May 1939 in Oriental Assembly, a collection of miscellaneous writings by Lawrence. The chapter, in which Lawrence expresses his divided political loyalties and "bitterness and shame that Arab independence had been betrayed for colonial exploitation", was omitted from the book on the advice of George Bernard Shaw "for political reasons". Scarce, with three copies located on OCLC and one copy appearing at auction.

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        A second light.

      Newark, VT: The Janus Press 8vo (25.9 cm, 10.2"). [24] pp.. 1977 First edition of these poems from a professor at San Diego State University; the first piece is "La Jolla Shores." This is one of => 75 copies set in Gudrun Zapf's Diotima by Susan Johanknecht and printed on French-folded Fabriano paper, with the front cover being a portion of an original ocean-inspired => lithograph by Claire Van Vliet, done in blues, greens, white, and silver. Publisher's navy cloth, front cover with illustration on paper as above; spine very slightly sunned, outer front corners showing most minimal wear. => Van Vliet's lithograph bright and beautiful.

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        Engravings. With an Introduction by the Artist, and an Appreciation by Kenneth Clark.

      Small folio. Original blue buckram, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt; 151 pages of wood engravings, some tinted; a nice copy in the original marbled boards slipcase. One of 150 numbered copies, signed by Reynolds Stone and with an extra signed engraving.

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        Bosco Pisani Dossi: fiore di sambuco.

      no.351

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        A Midsummer Night's Dream.

      4to. Newly rebound in half dark blue morocco, spine lettered and ruled in gilt and with gilt centre tools, top edges gilt, cloth of the original front cover and original dust-jacket bound in at the end; coloured title-page, double-page coloured border, 14 coloured illustrations, and numerous black and white illustrations, all by Arthur Rackham; a fine copy. This is the first edition of Arthur Rackham's illustrations of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream accompanied by the full text designed and written out by the calligrapher, Graily Hewitt. The work was commissioned by the Spencer Collection directly from Arthur Rackham and Graily Hewitt in 1929 and the manuscript was released for publication by the Spencer Collection of the New York Public Library for the first time for this edition.

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        Monthly magazine.] Publisher Andy Warhol.) Volume IX-XII, No.1-8 (1978-1982). 44 numbers in three volumes. (New York, Interview Enterprises, January 1978 to August 1982. Folio. Mit sehr zahlr., teils farbigen Abb. (Fotos, Anzeigen etc.) Schwarze Lwbde mit Rtiteln. - Beigegeben vier Einzelnummern. - Die gebundenen Jahrgänge in tadellosem Zustand, die Einzelhefte mit kleinen Randläsuren.

      - Durchgehende Folge von 44 Nummern der monatlich erscheinenden US-amerikanischen Lifestyle-Zeitschrift, die aus einer Mischung von Features und Interviews von und mit Berühmtheiten aus Kultur und Unterhaltung und einem hohen Anteil gewerblicher Anzeigen besteht, wobei der redaktionelle Teil (30%) und Anzeigen (70%) gestalterisch ineinander übergehen. Gegründet wurde "Interview" (teils mit dem Nebentitel "Andy Warhol's Interview") in New York von dem Pop-Art-Künstler Andy Warhol und dem Journalisten John Wilcock im Eigenverlag der Firma Andy Warhol Enterprises Inc. Die Zeitschrift gilt als Vorläufer heutiger Zeitgeist-, Lifestyle- und Fashion-Publikationen; vollständige bzw. größere durchgehende Teilstücke sind selten im Handel zu finden, besonders wie hier in diesem ungewöhnlichen Erhaltungszustand. Lose beiliegend die Einzelnummern No. 2/ Vol. VII (1977), No. 9, 10 u. 12/ Vol. VIII (1978). - "Die Titelseite wurde anfangs von dem Grafiker Richard Bernstein gestaltet, der Warhols signifikant grelle Bildsprache in einem pastellfarbenen Stil imitierte. Chefredakteur war zuerst Warhols langjähriger Assistent Gerard Malanga, der allerdings nach einer Diskrepanz mit Pat Hackett von Warhol durch Paul Morrissey ersetzt wurde. Als weiteren Redakteur engagierten Warhol und Morrisey den jungen Filmstudenten Bob Colacello. In der Anfangszeit führte Warhol die meisten 'Interviews' noch selbst, indem er auf Partys oder in Diskotheken wie dem Studio 54 einfach das Tonband mitlaufen ließ. Die Beiträge wurden oft unredigiert ins Blatt genommen. Während der 1970er Jahre erlebte die Publikation mit der aufkommenden Yuppie-Generation einen Boom. Neben Warhol und seinen Redakteuren verfassten im Laufe der Jahre zahlreiche Berühmtheiten wie Bianca Jagger oder Truman Capote eigene Beiträge in 'Interview'" (Wikipedia). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Juan Gris. 2 Bände (komplett). Catalogue raisonné de l`oeuvre peint établi avec la collaboration de Margaret Potter. [Werkverzeichnis / catalogue raisonne].

      Paris, Berggruen Editeur, 1977. 4°. 32 cm. LXXVI, 359, 515 Seiten. Original-Leinenbände mit goldgeprägtem Deckel- und Rückentitel. Nummer 652 von 750 (gesamt 800) nummerierten Exemplaren. Französischsprachige Ausgabe. Mit zahlreichen Illustrationen. Einbände leicht fleckig, Rückenbeschriftung etwas verblasst. Gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. Number 652 of 750 (total 800) copies of the limited edition. French language edition. With many illustrations. Cloth binding. Cover lightly spotted, title on spine lightly faded, otherwise fine copy. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Kunstgeschichte / art history; Werkverzeichnis / catalogue raisonne

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        Tenero è il mostro

      Rizzoli 1977 Luoghi e vita di Giacometti, Balthus, Sutherland, De Chirico, Shan, Maccari, Steinberg, Folon, Baj, Alechinsky, Janssen, Guarienti. Milano, Rizzoli, 1977. 4° picc.; pp. 337 non num. 5 su carta patinata pesante, con numerose illustraz. in nero nel testo e f.testo. Ril. t. pelle edit. con titoli al dorso, titoli e fregi in oro al piatto, sguardie in carta pesante vergellata. Esemplare della tiratura di testa limitata a XX esemplari con firma dell'autore al colophon, contenente in cartella in folio a parte sette litografie e acqueforti originali numerate e firmate a matita: Alechinsky, Maccari, Folon, Topor, Baj, Sutherland e Guarienti. Non comune edizione.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Prandi s.n.c.]
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        Mapamundi. - Der Katalanische Weltatlas vom Jahre 1375.

      Dietikon, Urs Graf 1977. - Gr.-Folio. 95 S., 1 Bl. Mit 6 losen faks. Tafeln. Orig.-Lederbd. mit OU in Pappschuber. Eines von 40 röm. num. Ex. (Nr. XXX) (Ges.aufl. 830 Ex.). - Faksimile nach dem Original in der Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, in sieben Farben nach dem Unikat Espagnol 30. - 12 Kartenblätter im Format 25x65 cm mit einer Gesamtdimension von 3 m Länge x 65 cm. Höhe. - Tadellos sauber. - Für Versandspesen bitte anfragen. Lang de

      [Bookseller: Buch + Kunst + hommagerie Sabine Koitka]
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        The Silmarillion. Edited by Christopher Tolkien. THE FIRST LIMITED EDITION. ONE OF 100 COPIES SIGNED BY CHRISTOPHER TOLKIEN

      Allen & Unwin [1977 - 1982] 8vo., First Edition, with 2 maps (one folding); handsomely bound in full red morocco, upper board blocked in gilt with JRT monogram, back with five raised bands, second and third compartments lettered in gilt, backstrip lightly sunned, one or two trifling scuffs at backstrip, tiny pull at head of backstrip, a near fine copy in publisher's custom leather and board slip case. EDITION LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES (THIS COPY NO. 36) OF WHICH THE FIRST 100 ARE SIGNED BY CHRISTOPHER TOLKIEN ON THE INTEGRAL LEAF. The first one thousand copies of the first edition [1977] were retained by the publisher for later issue [in 1982] as this so - called 'collector's edition'. THIS IS THEREFORE THE FIRST LIMITED EDITION OF THE WORK, WITH THE FIRST HUNDRED COPIES SIGNED BY TOLKIEN'S SON, CHRISTOPHER, WHO EDITED HIS FATHER'S MANUSCRIPT. EXTREMELY SCARCE; THIS IS THE FIRST SUCH COPY WE HAVE HANDLED IN OVER THIRTY YEARS. The map of Realms of the Noldor and the Sindar is placed facing page 128; the large folding map of Beleriand and the Lands to the North is tipped - in at rear. Hammond pp.228 - 229

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        La Lombardia

      EDITALIA, ROMA 1977 - ITALIANO Si tratta di un volume rarissimo, con presentazione di Alberto Arbasino, opera con tiratura limitata, questa è l' esemplare n. 174; la copertina a sbalzo, riproducente lo stemma di Milano, è stata coniata su lastra di bronzo dall' officina Nuccitelli di Roma, su bozzetto plastico di Vico Consorti, il dorso è in pelle con titoli in oro e sei nervature, il piatto posteriore in pelle marrone, con quattro piedini d' appoggio; il volume è protetto da un cofanetto cartonato in mezza tela illustrato, lievemente rovinato; con tavole f. t. e garndi carte pieghevoli a fine testo, il tutto stampato su carta speciale; con segnalibro in pelle marrone; il volume in ottimo stato, mai sfogliato, presenta solo delle minuscole macchioline, probabilmente umidità, sui fogli di guardia e controguardia

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        EVIDENCE

      Greenbrae, California: Clarworthy Colorvues, 1977. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. A clean copy of the first printing of this important photography "collection of found and recontextualized images taken from public and private American institutions, corporations, and agencies" (http://www.ahornmagazine.com/issue_3). A clean copy with some faint discoloration at the hinges from the binding glue, some faint spots to the edges of the textblock, and a couple of very unobtrusive rubbed spots to the cloth. In publisher's blue cloth with gilt titling, issued without dusjtacket. Mylar has been cut to protect the binding. Very Good+ binding.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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        Evangeliar Ottos III. - Signatur: Clm 4453 - Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Mnchen, Deutschland)

      Insel Verlag - Frankfurt -1978 1977 - Faksimile des Originals Evangeliar Ottos III. mit der Signatur Clm 4453 - Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Mnchen, Deutschland), auch bekannt als Evangeliar Ottos III. Evangeliar Otto III. *** Daten des Originals: 33.4 x 24.2 cm, 552 Seiten. Kloster Reichenau (Deutschland), Kurz nach 997. *** Buchschmuck: 1 doppelseitige Miniatur, 34 ganzseiten Miniaturen, 12 Kanontafeln und 4 ganzseitige Prunkinitialen. Das Evangeliar Ottos III., eines der Hauptwerke der ottonischen Buchmalerei, ist um das Jahr 1000 in der Abtei Reichenau am Bodensee entstanden. Es ist eines der eindrucksvollsten Werke mittelalterlicher Monumentalkunst. *** Mit dem Werk verbundene Namen: Kaiser Otto III., Liuthard-Werkstatt, Nach dem Tod Kaiser Ottos III., ging der Codex in den Besitz seines Nachfolgers, Kaiser Heinrich II. ber, der das Evangeliar dem Bamberger Dom stiftete. Im Zuge der S„kularisation von 1803 gelangte er in die Bayerische Staatsbibliothek nach Mnchen. Faksimile: 1 Band: Vollfaksimile des Originaldokuments (Umfang, Farbe und Gr"áe) *** Limitierung: 850 Exemplare. Faksimile mit 23kt Echtgold. Die Bl„tter sind originalgetreu randbeschnitten. Hellbrauner Original-Ganzledereinband auf 5 Bnden und Deckelpr„gung *** Kommentar: 1 Band (226 Seiten) von Fridolin Dressler, Florentine Mthernich und Helmut Beumann Sprache: Deutsch Transkription, šbersetzung der Evangelien mit 44 Abb. Format: 35 x 26 cm. Alle Preise inkl. MwSt. Die AGB und Widerrufsbelehrung finden Sie unter ?Anbieter- & Zahlungsinformationen? # Besuchen Sie uns in der Altstadt von Regensburg # Wir bieten mehr als 300 verschiedene Faksimile-Ausgaben an. Bitte kontaktieren Sie uns bei Fragen oder Wnschen - wir helfen gerne! [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ziereis Faksimiles]
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        AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (ALS)

      28 March 1977, Cummington, MA - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED filling an entire sheet of 8" x 10" paper to a collector regarding signing books and mentioning thirteen of his titles. In part: "After years of keeping all my work in print, Harcourt Brace J. has just allowed the earlier titles to lapse. I think that one can now get WALKING TO SLEEP, OPPOSITES, THE MIND-READER, Moliere's SCHOOL FOR WIVES and RESPONSES (prose pieces) in hard cover." Much more. Wilbur's calligraphic handwriting makes this an especially attractive piece. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        I, Claudius

      London: Paradine Press,, 1977. Octavo. Publisher's purple morocco,gilt lettered and banded spine, gilt Greek key border on covers, gilt stamps of a Claudian coin and facsimile signature on front cover, all edges gilt, single-line gilt turn-ins, grey endpapers. House in the original grey card slipcase. Folding genealogical table. An excellent copy. Signed limited edition, number 82 of 100 copies specially bound and signed by the author. Originally published in 1934, when it garnered both the Hawthornden and James Tait Black memorial prizes; this edition was issued in response to the huge success of the BBC television series.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Andy Warhol's Interview December 1977 Vol VII No 12

      New York: Interview Enterprises,, 1977. Folio. Original wrappers, titles to front wrapper in pink, yellow, turquoise, orange, purple, red and green. Paper lightly toned as printed on newspaper stock. First edition, first printing. Signed by Andy Warhol on the front cover across a photo of Mick Jagger dressed as Father Christmas carrying Iman and Paul von Ravenstein in a sack over his shoulder. The cover is designed by Richard Bernstein. Bernstein painted, sliced, and stencilled celebrity designs which graced the covers of over a decade's worth of Interview Magazine issues from 1972 into the mid 1980s.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Logan's Run: The Crypt (Original screenplay for the 1977 television episode, crew member's copy)

      Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1977. Final Draft script for the November 7, 1977 TV episode, "The Crypt," season 1, episode 7 of the science fiction series "Logan's Run." This episode is based on an original story by Harlan Ellison. Copy belonging to an uncredited crew member named Chuck Sereci, with his name in holograph pencil on the front wrapper. Logan (Harrison) and his partner Jessica (Menzies-Urich) discover an underground room (a crypt) with six cryogenically frozen survivors of the nuclear holocaust. Logan and Jessican attempt to rescue them in the midst of a series of earthquakes. "Logan's Run" (1977-1978) was a short-lived but notable sci-fi TV series, based on the 1967 novel by William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson. Logan, a rebellious law enforcement agent, and his partner Jessica, the series main characters, are nearing the age of 30. In their futuristic society, the age of 30 is considered one's deathbed, so the two go on the run to find sanctuary and freedom from the dystopian society. Harlan Ellison had been writing for television since 1963 ("Ripcord"), and wrote for several notable series, including "The Outer Limits," "The Alfred Hitchcock Hour," "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.," "Star Trek," "The Twilight Zone," and "Babylon 5" (and its many spin-offs). The story "The Crypt" was finally published in the 2013 collection "Brain Movies: The Original Teleplays of Harlan Ellison (Volume 5)." Yellow titled wrappers, noted as FINAL DRAFT on the front wrapper, production No. 3304, dated September 2, 1977, with credits for story writer Ellison and screenwriter Hayes. Title page integral with front wrapper. 55 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 53. Mechanically reproduced. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        1977 Andy Warhol American Indian (Blue) Poster

      1977 - "American Indian (Blue)" by Andy Warhol, Unsigned Offset Lithograph printed in 1977. The overall is size of the Offset Lithograph is 50 x 34 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling. Here is some supplemental information about the Offset Lithograph: Original, large 1977 exhibition poster by Warhol from an exhibition Ace Gallery. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Rare Posters]
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        Altamirano Santiago de Chile 1977

      Galeria Cromo 1977 - Santiago, Galería Cromo,1977. Rústica, sin paginar, ilustrado con fotografías. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libros del Ayer]
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        The psalms of David

      [Cambridge]: [Rampant Lion's Press]. [1977]. "One of twenty numbered (I-XX) copies bound in full vellum (this is no.XX), small folio, pp. 151, [1]; full vellum, t.e.g. gilt-lettered spine, inside gilt rules, housed in a more substantial publisher's slipcase than the regular edition; fine and bright. Designed by Sebastian Carter, printed on Barcham Green's paper, and published by Wm. Dawson & Sons as a ""Deighton Bell Edition."" The type used is the original roman designed by Eric Gill, text is that of Miles Coverdale, as revised for his Great Bible of 1539."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        44 valutazioni

      Milano 1977 - Grafica pubblicata in occasione della prima mostra della serie di sculture "44 valutazioni" esposta l'anno seguente presso la Biennale di Venezia, 100 esemplari numerati e firmati, 100x70 cm

      [Bookseller: Giorgio Mastinu]
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        Ã‰tude historique de la cuisine francaise / Furansu ryori kenkyu

      Tokyo: Taishukan Shoten, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Original red cloth with French title in gilt - very slight edgewear - generally bright and unmarked. With countless illustrations and facsimile folding plates illustrating the birth and growth of French cuisine. In French and Japanese - with a substantial bibliography. A huge volume, 1440 thick, gilt edged pages. From Taillevent to La Varenne, La Chapelle and Careme with detailed dish diagrams and a fine index. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: 046039.

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books]
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        1977 Jasper Johns Screenprints Book

      1977 - "Jasper Johns Screenprints" by Jasper Johns, Unsigned Book printed in 1977 from an edition size of 3000. The overall is size of the Book is 10 x 10 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as A: Mint. Here is some supplemental information about the Book: 1977 Brooke Alexander, Inc. New York. Soft cover in colorful silkscreen dust jacket, in original stamped envelope from Brooke Alexander, Inc. Catalogue of an exhibition at the Brooke Alexander Gallery. The silkscreen on the book cover is from an edition of 3000. Published to accompany New York exhibit from November 1977 to January 1978. From the edition of 3,000 printed on Patapar printing parchment. This work displays John's playful style as well as his interest in the placement and interaction between colors. The work shows full margins next to bright and playful but complementary colors that convey balance. These are juxtaposed with gentle white highlights to emphasize depth. Finally, the piece has a collage appearance due to the subtle newspaper clippings in the white background. This piece is retained in the original envelope that it was sent out in from Brooke Alexander, Inc in 1977. with the original postage, post marks and return to address. The postage includes two John Dewey commemorative 30 cent stamps and one Thomas Jefferson commemorative 1 cent stamp. A piece in great condition and one of remarkable authenticity. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rare Posters]
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        Gospels of Otto III - Signatur: Clm 4453 - Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Munich, Germany)

      Insel Verlag - Frankfurt -1978 1977 - Facsimile Edition of: Gospels of Otto III with shelf mark Clm 4453 - Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Munich, Germany), also known as Evangeliar Ottos III. Evangeliar Otto III. *** Data of the original: 33.4 x 24.2 cm, 552 pages. Monastery of Reichenau (Germany), Shortly after 997. *** Illustrations: 1 double-page and 34 full-page miniatures, 12 canon tables, 4 full-page uncial pages. The Gospels of Otto III, one of the principal works of the Ottonian illumination, was created around 1000 in the Abbey Reichenau at Lake Constance. It is one of the most impressive works of medieval monumental art. *** Names related to the work: Emperor Otto III (reigned A. D. 983-1002), From the Liuthard workshop, After the death of Otto Ill, the codex was inherited by his successor, King Henry II (reigned 1002-1024), who bequeathed the evangeliary to Bamberg cathedral. After the secularisation of 1803, it went to the Bavarian State Library in Munich. *** Facsimile Edition: 1 volume: Exact reproduction of the original document (extent, color and size) *** Limitation: 850 copies. Facsimile printed with 23 karat pure gold. All folios are cut according to the original. Genuine leather binding with blind embossing five raised bands *** Commentary: 1 volume (226 pages) by Fridolin Dressler, Florentine Mthernich and Helmut Beumann Language: German Transcription, Translation of the Gospels. Format: 35 x 26 cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The End of the Game: The Last Word from Paradise A Pictorial Documentation of the Origins, History & Prospects of the Big Game

      International Center of Photography, New York 1977 - Spine evenly faded and with a few minor spots on covers; still a very good clean copy of this uncommon book, with two incredible signed drawings and personal inscriptions from Beard -- one small on the front free endpaper, along with a commemorative button from the exhibition. The other is executed in ink and red glitter and spans across the title and facing page. 280 pages. Square 4to, gray cloth with title embossed on cover but spine un-lettered, issued without dust wrapper. New York: International Center of Photography, 1977. First printing of this special edition commemorating the exhibition at the International Center of Photography. A fascinating and elaborately designed catalogue. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        DERRIERE LE MIROIR (DLM) NO. 226 DECEMBRE 1977: RICHARD LINDNER - DELUXE, SIGNED, SLIPCASED EDITION

      Maeght Editeur, Paris 1977 - 24pp, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. Text in French, with an English summary. This is a monographic edition of Maeght's legendary periodical "Derriere Le Miroir" (featuring the great artists and writers of the 20th Century) devoted solely to Richard Lindner's 1977 exhibition of paintings and watercolors. An internally bright, pristine example of the deluxe slipcased edition printed on Velin de Rives limited to one hundred and fifty copies NUMBERED (39/150) AND BOLDLY SIGNED "R Lindner" in pencil on the rear colophon housed in the publisher's purple paper-over-boards chemise and slipcase with printed pastedown. The magazine itself is in spectacular condition, the chemise bears mild sunning along the spine, while the slipcase shows light wear and similar mild sunning. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        DERRIERE LE MIROIR (DLM) NO 226 DECEMBRE 1977: RICHARD LINDNER - DELUXE, SIGNED, SLIPCASED EDITION

      (LINDNER, RICHARD) (DERRIERE LE MIROIR). Lord, James. DERRIERE LE MIROIR (DLM) NO. 226 DECEMBRE 1977: RICHARD LINDNER - DELUXE, SIGNED, SLIPCASED EDITION. Paris: Maeght Editeur, 1977. First Edition 1/150 Deluxe. Folio. Wrappers in Slipcase. Artist Monograph. Fine 24pp, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. Text in French, with an English summary. This is a monographic edition of Maeght's legendary periodical "Derriere Le Miroir" (featuring the great artists and writers of the 20th Century) devoted solely to Richard Lindner's 1977 exhibition of paintings and watercolors. An internally bright, pristine example of the deluxe slipcased edition printed on Velin de Rives limited to one hundred and fifty copies NUMBERED (39/150) AND BOLDLY SIGNED "R Lindner" in pencil on the rear colophon housed in the publisher's purple paper-over-boards chemise and slipcase with printed pastedown. The magazine itself is in spectacular condition, the chemise bears mild sunning along the spine, while the slipcase shows light wear and similar mild sunning. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 024984

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        Aux Passants le Dimanche, Avec Sept Estampes de René Agass Baumgartner

      Fribourg, [Switzerland]: L'Imprimerie Saint-Paul a Fribourg, (1977). First edition, one of 12 hors commerce (H.C A through L) of a total limitation of 72, this marked "H. C. B", signed by both author and illustrator on the colophon page. Folio, folder of light gray paper over boards backed in cloth containing eight folded sheets (loose as issued), of which seven are printed with the poetry of Wandelère & accompanied by an etching in colors by Baumgartner, each protected by a folded tissue guard, in slipcase. Text in French. Light foxing at the spine & very occasionally within (sparing etchings), tissue guards a bit creased, otherwise Near Fine in broken slipcase (lacking top edge), lightly soiled, & rubbed, Good. Exquisite, if odd, poetry enhanced by seven original etchings, both surreal & haunting. Wandelère was awarded the Swiss Prix fédéraux de littérature in 2012. Baumgartner passed away in 2011 at age 63.

      [Bookseller: Citation Books]
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        Original proofs for the artwork on Love You Live.

      New York: Rolling Stone Records, 1977 - Excellent condition. Presented float mounted in 2 black wooden frames with conservation glass. 2 offset lithograph proofs on heavy card. Each sheet size 41.8 × 71 cm. Possibly unique proofs of the album cover artwork commissioned from Andy Warhol for the Rolling Stones album Love You Live. These proofs, which were purchased from the late Art Collins, President of Rolling Stones Records, are almost certainly the only set surviving that show the design as it was intended by Warhol, without the hand-drawn title and track-listing with which it was issued. These were a considerable bone of contention for Warhol, who had imagined the record label would put the album out in a transparent sleeve of some sort with the titling and credits imposed, leaving his artwork - complete as far as he was concerned - untouched, something he made abundantly clear to Jerry Hall; "I told Jerry I thought Mick had ruined the Love You Live cover I did for them by writing all over it - it's his handwriting, and he wrote so big. The kids who buy the album would have a good piece of art if he hadn't spoiled it" (The Andy Warhol Diaries, 5 July 1978). Vincent Fremont, who ran Warhol's businesses and was the executor of his estate, confirmed that "Andy was very upset about the text that got added to his original artwork for the cover of Love You Live that the work on the cover was conceived by Warhol as an image only and that he very very upset about the addition of text to the final printed form". All of which meant that Warhol was genuinely loth to sign copies of the album presented to him, remarkable for a man notorious for his willingness to append his signature to more or less anything put in front of him. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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