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        On Market Speculation

      Harahus Analysis, Inc., Ferndale, MI, U.S.A. 1977 - Softcover, Saddle Stitched, green card wrappers with black title to cover, First Edition, 1977, 40 pp., Book Condition: Very Good, covers rubbed, tanned, stained, light soil, light shelfwear, corners bumped, internally clean bright and unmarked. Contents: This is an extremely scarce title on Elliott Wave Analysis by Elliott expert David Harahus in the late 1970s. In addition to Elliott Wave Theory, the book also touches on Fibanacci Ratios, Pentagons, Edson Gould's Speed Resistance Lines, Circles and Arcs, Edson Gould's Rule of 4, and additional overviews of important market concepts. He finishes the book with the underlined sentence in all caps, "UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES CAN WE EVER BE IN A HURRY. Good luck!" HIGHLY COLLECTIBLE FIRST EDITION. 40 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Alanpuri Trading]
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        The Sword of Shannara

      Random House, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: The Brothers Hildebrandt726 pp., one foldout colour plate, and other black and white full-page illustration by the brothers Hildebrandt. Colour illustrated dustwrapper,some rubbing of the top edge of the wrapper. The page edges are lightly browned. The last sewn section of the book missed catching pages 704 -- 720. They are present, just never sewn in by the publisher. The publication data reads" 2 4 6 8 9 7 5 3First Edition, " which is an indicaton of a true first edition from Random House.The Dust jacket is printed without a price. The American edition had a price in US dollars, with all points otherwise being the same as the UK edition which had a price in ?'s. This edition has all points including printed in USA 4/77 on the rear fold over flap and the initials impressed into the front board. . I am unable to gain confirmation from Random House that this was the Australian edition. However, the following is from Terry Brooks -- "From: Terry Brooks Subject: Re: Website Feedback Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2007 06:13:58 -0700 To: shawn Shawn, I don't think anyone is still around who can answer that definitively. But my recollection is that Random House printed all the first editions for not only the US but for Canada, as well. These were printed without a price to allow the country receiving same to set their own price. Some of these may have made their way to other English speaking countries like Australia.Off to Japan tomorrow. England was very successful.Terry. Size: 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall. Please refer to the accompanying picture(s) Illustrator: The Brothers Hildebrandt. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0394413334. ISBN/EAN: 9780394413334. Inventory No: 0220390.

      [Bookseller: Syber's Books]
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        The Elements and Practice of Naval Architecture, Ilustrated with a Series of Thity-eight Large Draughts and Numerous Smaller Engravings (Two Volume Set in Slipcases)

      Sim Comfort Associates, London, United Kingdom, 1977, Half-Leather, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, Facsimile Limited Edition of 500 Copies, Signed by the PublisherSize: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall, Blue half morocco, gilt devices to spine, marbled boards. Both volumes come in green slipcases in good minus condition (wear, marks and a split). First published in 1805. The theories and practicalities of designing and actually building a Man of War at the time of Nelson. Large, heavy set (over 9kg).

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        Please Try to Remember the First of Octember!

      Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Childrens Books 1977 - NY: Beginner Books / Random House, 1977. First Edition, First Printing. SCARCE. This is a stated first printing, with the usual string of numbers on the copyright page complete: (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) of Dr. Seuss's 1977 book in the series "Bright and Early Books." Bound in original laminated paper-backed boards, white background to front, and full-color drawing. Book near fine. No dust jacket. Comes in specially made custom cloth slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Un Canto di Dante: il XVII Canto del Paradiso

      Verona: Editiones Dominicae di Franco Riva, 1977. Edizione originale di 120 es. numerati. broch, custodia (broch, slip-case). Perfetto (Mint). Folio. Una acquaforte originale, numerata e firmata, di Arnoldo Ciarrocchi (cm 30x22) Volume composto e tirato a mano al torchio da Franco Riva [Tamborini, 1997]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Scenery and Events in South Africa

      Balkema, A.A., 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, Signed by Author(s)limited edition. number 50 of 100 copies bound in quarter leather and marbled boards and signed by frank bradlow. facsimile of the 1852 edition. Original blue leather and marbled paper binding with gilt titling on the spine and a decorative device on the upper board. 6 pages of introduction with black and white illustrations, followed by the facsimile with 6 high qualty full page colour plates. no other inscriptions. book is very fine indeed with barely perceptible signs of handling Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Signed by Author(s). Inventory No: 100dz.

      [Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books]
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        Roux le Bandit.

      Régis Chabal éditeur. Ateliers Démarets Imprimeur, Avignon 1977 - CHANSON ( André ) et CHABAL ( Régis ).Roux le Bandit.Avignon. Régis Chabal éditeur. Ateliers Démarets imprimeur. 1977.In-folio à l'italienne ( 33,5 / 43 cm ). Chemise cartonnée plein velour lie de vin. Titre doré sur dos.Etui enrièrement recouvert de velour lie de vin.Mis en page par Jean Pierre Gras. Impression en sérigraphie.Exemplaire n° 15, un des 99 sur Vélin d'Arches 88 en 300g.Exemplaire spécialement imprimé pour Danièle REGIS, signé de l'auteur et de l'illustrateur.1 dessin original signé par Régis Chabal en frontispice.Texte d'André Chanson.10 aquarelles signées par Chabal, numérotées 15 / 99. ( Sauveplane - Cap de Côte - Callas de Grimal - Saint Jean - Cap de Côte et Serre de Luzette - Les Vieilles - Le Causse - La Draille des Crêtes - Col de Brou aux Cascades d'Orgon - La Borie de Randon - 2 illustrations ( Saint-Jean et Les Vieilles ) ont été légèrement découpées en marges, certainement pous les placer dans des cadres. Papier jauni également pour ces 2 illustrations. Sinon exemplaire très frais. Cévennes modernes. Illustrés

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        Sword of Shannara Trilogy

      Random House, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Signed by the Author, Illustrated By: The Brothers HillebrandSize: 12mo - over 6?" - 7?" tall, Copyright dates 1977, 1982, 1985. All three books are first edition first printing, All Three Books Are Signed by the Author. Elfstones to be a cable series ala Game of Thrones, First year already ordered by MTV.Book 1-Sword of Shannara, First Edition, First Printing, with Foldout Map All First Edition Points. Light Tan and Black Cover over Boards with Red Lettering and Design on the Front and on the Spine. Two Small Spots on the Front Board. Light Foxing to the top, for edge pages. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Dust Jacket, no bent flaps nor is it price clipped light wear along the edges. Now protected by a clear cover. Book 3-The Wishsong of Shannara, first edition, first printing, Signed by the Author. Blue and black cover over boards with red lettering and design on the spine. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Light fading to the edges, light foxing to the top page edges, for edge pages are not cut. Illustrated by Darrell H Sweet. Dust Jacket, no bent flaps, nor is it price clipped. A tape repared tear from the inside on the top front page of the jacket one very small chip out of the back top edge. The dust jacket is now protected by a clear cover. Book 2-the Elfstones of Shannara, first edition, first printing, Signed by the Author. Purple and black cover over boards with silver lettering and design on the spine. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Illustrated by Darrell K. Sweet. Dust Jacket, no bent flaps, nor is it price clipped, very light wear to the edges. Dust jacket now protected by a clear cover. All three books this very hard-to-find trilogy have bright and clean texts, with a tight bindings, a solid collectible set of books, Fantasy

      [Bookseller: Mclin Haven]
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        Begegnungen. Mit einer Einleitung von Jürgen Rausch. Mit 20 OHolzstichen und 5 Illustrationen von Rössing sowie einer Extra-Suite mit den 20 sign. und num. OHolzstichen.,

      Stuttgart, Klett-Cotta, 1977 - 1 von 50 num. Ex. der Vorzugsausgabe (GA 600) mit der Extra-Suite der Holzstiche. Im Druckvermerk vom Künstler sign. Einbandgestaltung von H. Wenning, Leonberg. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 4°, OHLd. mit mont. Deckelillustration und lose Tafeln unter Passepartout in OLwd.-Decke, in OPpp.-Schuber.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Galerie Joy]
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        Piazza della libertà e altre poesie

      Milano: M'Arte, 1977. Prima edizione originale di 100 es. numerati. ril mezza pelle e tela (half-leather and half-cloth binding). Ottimo (Fine). Cm 29x20. Signed by Palazzeschi (Signed by Palazzeschi). Con 5 acqueforti originali, numerate e firmate, di Mino Maccari (cm 13x21). La riproduzione del primo manoscritto reca la firma autografa a matita di Palazzeschi (esemplare 51) I manoscritti riprodotti in questo volume portano la data della primavera 1973, e rappresentano l'ultima e più aggiornata stesura del testo delle varie liriche. Palazzeschi vi ha introdotto numerose varianti e correzioni, per "migliorare il linguaggio", affermando - con particolare riguardo a Le Regine e a I Mari - di avere nel frattempo "imparato l'italiano". Stampa della tipografia Bertieri di Milano su carta a mano della Filicarta di Brugherio, appositamente fabbricata con il marchio della M'Arte Edizioni in filigrana. Incisioni stampate da S. Marchese sui torchi di Mino Maccari. Legatura di E. Torri (Mi) [Meloni, 1979; Gambetti, 2007; Jentsch, 1993]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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      Doubleday & Co., Garden City 1977 - First edition, first prnt. Introduction by Asomov. Signed by Asimov on the title page. Cloth spine ends just touched; dustjacket front flap fold lightly rubbed, one corner touched and spine topedge with few tiny creases and light wear. Near Fine condition in a Near Fine dustjacket with a Durafold mylar cover. An Asimov title not common in collectable condition and scarce signed. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Revere Books, ABAA & IOBA]
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        THE JOURNEY HOME. Some Words In Defense Of The American West. Signed.

      E.P. Dutton, New York 1977 - First Edition Signed by Edward Abbey on the front free endpaper. A fine fresh swagger copy in 1/4 black cloth over red paper covered boards, red titles to the spine in a fine pictorial dustwrapper. With illustrations by Jim Stiles. 8vo. 242 pp. Classic Abbey. "Abbey is one of our very best writers about wilderness country." Wallace Stegner, The Los Angeles Times Book Review. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Spoon river anthology

      Ancona: Bucciarelli, 1977. Edizione originale di 150 es. numerati. ril tela (cloth). Perfetto (Mint). 4to. Con 4 acqueforti originali, numerate e firmate, di Walter Piacesi (da cm 7x8 a 26,3x18,5). Testo in inglese [Jentsch, 1993]

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        Et sur la terre... Eaux-fortes de Marc Chagall (Exemplaire d'Andr? Malraux)

      Maeght, 1977, Couverture souple, Book Condition: Condition Parfaite, Dust Jacket Condition: Jaquette en parfait ?tat, Premi?re ?dition, Sign? par l'auteur et l'illustrateurSize: 43,5cm x 33cm, In-folio (435 x 330 mm). (ENGLISH DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST). 15 eaux-fortes originales de Marc Chagall dont deux sur double page et 13 pleine page. En feuilles, couverture originale imprim?e, ?tui original en toile beige. Provenance: Andr? Malraux (exemplaire nominatif). Tirage limit? ? 225 exemplaires, dont 20 hors commerce, tous imprim?s sur v?lin de Rives, sign?s au justificatif par Malraux et par Chagall. Un des 20 exemplaires hors commerce, non num?rot?, sp?cialement imprim? pour Andr? Malraux. Il est enrichi d'UNE ?PREUVE DU FRONTISPICE SUR JAPON IMP?RIAL SIGN?E AU CRAYON PAR CHAGALL et marqu? "HC". Ces ?preuves sont habituellement r?serv?es aux 25 exemplaires de t?te. L'EXEMPLAIRE D'ANDR? MALRAUX. Meyer-Cramer 103. Livre en parfait ?tat. Photos disponibles sur demande, Livre

      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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        Notes on Cinematography (First Edition)

      New York: Urizen, 1977. First American Edition. First edition in English, and only hardcover edition. The great director's mini-treatise on film objectives and philosophy, the hardcover edition of which is most uncommon. The French edition was published in 1975 by Gallimard.& & Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        A grey Arab mare by a Bedouin tent with four falcons on stands.

      No place, 1977. - Watercolour over traces of pencil. 708 x 490 mm. Signed and dated by the artist. Matted. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Texas Arts Journal: Manuscript Edition

      Dallas: Texas Arts Journal. 1977. First. First edition. Quarto. Pictorial wrappers. Fine in fine slipcase. Contains Updike's libretto for a children's opera, The Fisherman and His Wife. One of 22 copies, consisting of an issue of the magazine, and a printed folder with a page of the original typed manuscript laid in, Signed by Updike. This page is numbered page 33. The only appearance of this piece in printed form. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Coleccion Micro Misterio, No. 499: El Disfraz

      Mexico City: Editorial Continente 1977 - Original cover gouache on board, 15 x 9 3/4 inches, for book number 499 [El Disfraz] in the Mexican comic book series, Coleccion Micro Misterio. Painted by Roberto Dorantes; SIGNED by him. Sexy woman who bumps off her older husband with the help of the voodoo beast man; seems to have all gone awry. The comic book is included (first edition, 12 mo., print run of 27,000, color cover, black and white illustrations). Despite the popularity of the these comics, little is known about the artists. Publication markings to the rear of the gouache, a few stray thumbprints, very nice overall; the book is near fine in wrappers. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, ABAA]
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      Cincinnati, Ohio 1977 - Typed Letter signed dated June 22, 1977. One page including mailing envelope, 8 1/2" X 11". "Dear Mrs. Wilson: Thank you for the kind letter and experiences with your young students. It's encouraging to know of their interest and curiosity. The press of my own responsibilities and other activities does not allow me to visit schools, but it is nice to know that I'm welcome. Please give your class my personal good wishes. Sincerely, Neil Armstrong". Condition: Normal mailing folds. Fine Condition. Includes original mailing envelope. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Legends In History]
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        Quaderno di quattro anni

      Milano: Mondadori, 1977. Prima edizione (First Edition). broch. Ottimo (Fine). 8vo. Dedica autografa dell'autore ad un importante letterato italiano, datata 1977 (Inscription signed by the Author, dated 1977). [Gambetti, 2007]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Le Chien Guingan et le Chat Calicot

      Mill Valley, CA: Sunflower Press, 1977. (16)ff. From an edition of 250 copies printed and signed by Carol Cunningham, this copy is in an original designer binding by Sonya Sheats. Evoking the fierce battle between the Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat, the artist envisioned "a tangle of lines tracing the tossing and tumbling" of the small beasts in the middle of the night," drawing sharp, angular, intersecting lines in red, blue, and gray enamel across the covers to map their struggle. This motion is set against a background of subtly textured and shaded natural dark parchment, which Sheats notes "has a soft, round, and whole presence." The binding structure is an homage to the influential German bookbinder Otto Dorfner, employing an open-joint style that he innovated. The spine is covered separately from the boards, which are then connected with four bands of pale blue water snakeskin. The ends of the bands are hidden under half-moon onlays of the same natural parchment. For contrast, the doublures are thin, bright white parchment. The book slides into a parchment-covered box etched with the title on one side in a modern, san-serif font. Elements of the design also hint at the influence of Brother Edgard Claes, including the sliding polycarbonate closure to the box which is painted with lustrous beige automotive paint. Sheats describes her work as part of the tradition of French fine bookbinding, mixing traditional techniques with modern materials. She apprenticed with Anne Vion in France and has studied with some of Europe's leading bookbinders. Illustrated throughout in bright primary colors by Marcie Collin, who also translated Eugene Field's popular children's poem "The Duel" into French for this miniature tome. Extremely fine, protected in a blue microsuede pouch. (2 1/4 by 2 1/2; 57x64mm).

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        British Etchers 1850-1940

      London: Robin Garton, 1977. ril mezza pelle e tela. Perfetto (Mint). 4to. Con tre acqueforti originali di Robin Tanner (Wren and Primroses, Full Moon, The Old Road, cm 9,3x11,4 - 30x23,7 - 24,5x19). Numerose riproduzioni di acqueforti n.t.

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        Found Photos

      Dick Jewell 1977 - No 224 of 500 copies of the first, limited edition, signed by Jewell. Stiff card covers with fold-in flaps. Rear flap is slightly off-set. Slight soiling to page edges and some rubbing to corners and spine ends. Dick Jewell's book mark/business card is included. This is creased and slightly darkened, particularly at the top where it has been poking out of the book. Nice copy of this scarce first edition. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arty Bees Books]
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        Found Photos: Dick Jewell. SIGNED.

      London, D. Jewell, 1977 - London, D. Jewell, 1977. Stiff color photo-pictorial wrappers (softcover), 15,4 x 12,3 cms., (164) pp. with 156 (including 18 color) plates, loosely inserted a color illustrated business card in bookmark style by Jewell. Edition: 500 copies, signed and numbered '207' in pen in colophon by Jewell. Red stamp of Toon Michiels, Dutch photographer on both first and last blank page, slightest wear to edges and tear vertically on spine. Bookblock loose. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        [Exhibition catalog]: Wallace Berman Exhibition. July-August 1977 [with poster]: Wallace Berman. Timothea Stuart Gallery

      Los Angeles: Timothea Stuart Gallery. 1977. First. First edition. Large folio leaf folded to make four pages. Fine. 15.75 x 11". Exhibition catalog. [With] Poster for the exhibition. 10.5" x 17". One corner a little bumped, else fine. Poster consists of a large photo of Berman holding a shard covered in Hebrew writing. Poster and catalog from an Important posthumous exhibition staged a little more than a year after Berman's death in an auto accident. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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      Boston: Gregg Press,. 1977. Octavo,. cloth.. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#114994). First hardcover edition. Text offset from that of the 1965 Ace edition. New introduction by Norman Spinrad. 1965 Nebula nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-327. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 564-68.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Urkunden der Ptolemäerzeit ( Ältere Funde ). 2 Bände.

      Berlin, Walter de Gruyter & Co. 1977.. (34,5 x 26,5 cm); 4°; IX, 676 Seiten, 2 Tafelblätter und IV, 333 Seiten; Orig.-Leinenbände.. 1. Band: Papyri aus Unterägypten. Unveränderter photomechanischer Nachdruck der Ausgabe von 1927. 3-11-005711-5; 2. Band: Papyri aus Oberägypten. Unveränderter Nachdruck der Ausgabe von 1957. 3-11-005712-3. Schnitte sind teilweise fleckig bzw. stockfleckig, ebenso einige Vorsätze. [Papyrus] * Zahlung mit VISA/ MASTERCARD möglich. Versand mit Deutsche Post oder DHL. *

      [Bookseller: Heinrich Heine Antiquariat]
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        The Problems of Work : Scientology Applied to the Work-a-Day World

      Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.: The Church of Scientology of California Publications Organization, 1977, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. - Hard Cover. Very Good +++/Good +. 18th Printing. Signed by Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mission of Hollywood stamp. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        La chimera

      Livorno: Edizioni del Cherubino - Graphis Arte, 1977. Edizione di 125 + LXXV + 10 es. numerati. cartelletta. Ottimo (Fine). 4to. Liriche tradotte da Michele Feo. Con 8 litografie originali a colori di Luigi Guerricchio numerate e firmate dall'Artista (cm 40x30) Stampa delle litografie eseguita dalla Graphis Arte di Livorno su carta Magnani di Pescia. Testo del volume stampato nella Tipografia Bandecchi e Vivaldi di Pontedera. Edizione originale di 125 + LXXV + 10 H.C. esemplari numerati (Esemplare n. 100/125) [Appella, 1999]

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        Unknown Man No. 89 (Uncorrected Proof, signed)

      Delacorte Press, New York 1977 - UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by Leonard on the title page. Near Fine in tall plain blue wrappers, with a small stain at the top of the front wrapper. The only proof copy we have ever seen. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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      Aux dépens de la Galerie Saint-Denis et de Gilles Corbeil, Montréal 1977 - 75 pages. Sous étui toilé, décor en écorce de bouleau. Signé par l'auteur et l'artiste au justificatif. Complet des onze eaux-fortes, signées et numérotées par l'artiste. Exemplaire no. 24/80. [Hould, 192]. Grand in-folio [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Bonheur d'occasion (LILA/ILAB)]
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        [Poster]: In Cleveland. Datapanik 77. The Return of Pere Ubu with Suicide Commandos, Styrene, Money Band, Lucky Pierre

      Cleveland: Pirates Cove. 1977. Poster. Measuring 11" x 17". Offset printed on neon green paper stock. One corner a little creased, tack holes in the corners, old tape shadows on the verso corners, else near fine. Designed by John Thompson, a poster for the 1977 concert. Pere Ubu were (and still are) a critically acclaimed experimental rock music group formed in Cleveland in 1975. This poster predates their first album. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Inventive Paris Clothes 1909-1939: A Photographic Essay by Irving Penn - SIGNED

      The Viking Press, New York 1977 - Square 4to.; illustrated throughout in black-and-white; tan cloth boards printed in black on spine; pictorial black-and-white dust-jacket now protected in a new Mylar cover; sunning to spine of dust-jacket and edges of back cover.Signed on half-title page: Irving Penn, New York, 1978. With text by Diana Vreeland. A beautiful collection of black-and-white photographs presented in essay format by influential fashion photographer Irving Penn. Renowned for the classical elegance of his visual style and his long association with Vogue magazine, the photographs in this supreme example show fashion by Paul Poiret, Madeleine Vionnet, Callot, Molyneux, Paquin, Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ipy Books]
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        Geschichte aus dem Sommerhaus

      Das Hohe Gebrechen Altona/Hohengebraching 1977 - Künstlerbuch. Artists Book. 1/125 Exemplaren. 1/125 copies. Signed and numbered. Signiert und numeriert. 29 cm x 21 cm. 11,4"x8,2". Mit 6 Handsiebdrucken nach Scherenschnitten. Handeinband. Neuwertig. Mint. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gura]
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        &quote;Th Fi To In Ph&quote;. The first totality Philosophy ist eine Frage auf schwarzem Papier. (zusammengeknüllt in dieser Kassette, mit Golddruck ).

      Mönchengladbach, Städtisches Museum, 1977.. 19,5 x 15,2 x 7 cm. Perfect is my Death Word, 21. Eins von 330 num. Exemplaren in goldener OPp.-Kassette. Eins von 330 num.Exemplaren &quote;Die erste umfassende Philosophie&quote; ist eine Antwort aus goldenen Buchstaben (zusammengeknüllt) in dieser Kassette. Mit einem Text von Johannes Cladders..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat M + R Fricke]
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        Beardsley's Cafe Restaurant. [Poster].

      - Poster created for Beardsley’s Cafe Restaurant, Northampton, Mass., 1977. 4-color silkscreen. 25" x 16.5". Limited to 250 copies signed by Lancy Hidy. Portrait of bookbinder David Bourbeau. New. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        3 ms. Briefe mit eigenh. U. sowie ein ms. Typoskript mit kleinen eh. Korrekturen.

      Berzona, 1977 und 1979.. Zusammen (1½+¾+1½=) 3¾ SS. auf 4 Bll. (Briefe) und 3 SS. auf 3 Bll. (Ts.). 4to und 8vo (Briefe) bzw. 4to (Ts.). Mit 3 (davon 1 eh. adr.) Kuverts.. Beiliegend 10 Photographien sowie ein ms. Brief von Anderschs Biographen Stephan Reinhardt. - Mit zahlreichen weiteren Beilagen (s. u.). - An den Feuilletonisten, Essayisten, Biographen und Schriftsteller Rolf Michaelis (geb. 1933) von der &quote;Zeit&quote; betr. einer Rezension von Heinrich Böll in der &quote;Zeit&quote; (I), des Abdrucks eines Briefs von Konstantin Simonow (I und II) bzw. über seine Absage der Besprechung des Kriegstagebuchs von Simonow, der für ihn &quote;ein hochkomplizierter, raffinierter Mann des Widerstandes gegen Stalin&quote; sei (III). I: &quote;Über dieses Zeichen von Ihnen, die Literaturbeilage, die Böll-Rezension, und wie sie aufgemacht war, habe ich mich sehr gefreut, wie Sie sich denken können. Bölls Replik war umso wichtiger, als die Leser natürlich mal wieder unisono gegen den Brief an Simonow votierten; allerdings hängt das damit zusammen, dass Leserbriefe nur immer von den Rechten geschrieben werden, die Linken sind sich zu fein dazu, mir haben einige zustimmend geschrieben, aber auf die Idee, dass Sie ihre Briefe, - in meinem Interesse -, besser an die ZEIT gerichtet hätten, sind sie nicht gekommen. Einen Brief möchte ich Ihnen zeigen, weil er wirklich Substanzielles enthält und für mich (und wahrscheinlich auch für Sie) die nun eingetretene Situation beeinflussen kann. Alexander Kaempfe ist, soweit ich weiss, heute wirklich einer der besten Kenner der modernen russischen Literatur, und vielleicht sollte man seine Gesichtspunkte bei der weiteren redaktionellen Behandlung der Angelegenheit berücksichtigen. Was er über Simonow schreibt, ist für mich natürlich niederschmetternd, dass ich seinen Beurteilungen nicht blind vertrauen kann, zeigt seine flapsige Bemerkung über den Böll-Artikel, aber ich fürchte, - und andererseits hoffe ich -, dass seine Einschätzung der russischen Situation doch richtig ist [...]&quote; (Br. v. 10. April 1977). - II: &quote;[...] Ihrer Aufforderung entsprechend habe ich einen kurzen Text zur Einführung in den Simonow-Brief geschrieben [...]&quote; (Br. v. 5. Oktober 1977). A. d. erwähnten Typoskript: &quote;[...] Die Zeit' war so freundlich, ihren Lesern eine gekürzte Fassung meines Briefs zu vermitteln [...] Von vornherein stand fest, dass die Zeit' auch die Antwort Simonows auf meinen Brief veröffentlichen würde. Diese Antwort stellte die Redaktion allerdings vor erhebliche journalistische Probleme, denn in ihr trat sogleich die berühmte schirokaja natura', die breite Natur' des russischen Charakters hervor - mit anderen Worten: sie war ungeheuer lang. Ein Riemen', wie man im journalistischen Jargon sagt, und Simonow war nicht gewillt, sich von dem Umfang seiner Ausführungen auch nur ein Wort abhandeln zu lassen. So kam denn dieses ungewöhnliche publizistische Unternehmen zustande: dem Westen wird eine sowjetische Stimme gänzlich unzensiert zu Gehör gebracht; ein russischer Schriftsteller darf sich ausreden ... [...]&quote;. - III: &quote;Ich würde es einfach nicht schaffen, dieses Kriegstagebuch von Simonow zu besprechen. So, wie ich gebaut bin, würde ich mich dazu in einen halben Meter Militärgeschichte hineinarbeiten wollen, dazu käme das Problem der Editionsgeschichte von Simonows Büchern in der Sowjetunion und in Deutschland, deren Zusammenhang mit den Tagebüchern geklärt werden müsste, und da gibt es so rätselhafte Dinge, wie die Neuedition von Tage und Nächte', versehen mit einem Wachzettel-Wort von Hermlin aus dem Jahre 1946, so dass man also nur annehmen kann, Kindler drucke die Version aus der Stalin-Zeit, was wiederum zu der Annahme führen kann, S. sei nichts weiter gewesen als ein Opportunist, der sich mit den verschiedenen Versionen seiner Bücher durch die verschiedenen Epochen der sowjetischen Nachkriegszeit durchgeschwindelt habe [...]&quote; (Br. v. 28. September 1979). - Andersch hatte im Oktober 1975 auf Einladung von Konstantin Simonow, dem Vorsitzenden des sowjetischen Schriftstellerverbandes, an einer internationalen Autorenkonferenz in Moskau teilgenommen; in seinem Offenen Brief an Simonow vom selben Jahr hatte er seine Rückkehr zu früher vertretenen sozialistischen Positionen angesprochen und sich zu einer politischen und literarischen Biographie bekannt; im Jahr darauf war ein thematisch vergleichbarer Artikel entstanden, in welchem Andersch den öffentlichen Auftrag eines Schriftstellers definiert. - Die Photographien zeigen Andersch im mittleren und reiferen Mannesalter. - Weiters beiliegend ms. Typoskriptdurchschläge (in Kopie) von &quote;Erinnerte Gestalten&quote; (95 Bll., 4to), &quote;Gegen den Dezembersturm&quote; (35 Bll., 4to), &quote;Skizze zu einem jungen Mann&quote; (20 Bll., 4to; doppelt vorhanden), &quote;Der Außenseiter im Mittelpunkt. Ein Hinweis auf Arno Schmidt&quote; (27 Bll., 4to), &quote;Jahre in Zügen&quote; (20 Bll., 4to), &quote;Der Terassen-Morgen [!] oder Variationen über eine zerbrochene Schallplatte&quote; (9 Bll., 4to; doppelt vorhanden), &quote;Strahlende Melancholie. Stimmungen in Frankreich&quote; (7 Bll., 4to) und &quote;Bücher schreiben und Filme machen - zwei Berufe in einem Boot&quote; (10 Bll., 4to) sowie 196 Bll. Photokopien von Briefen Anderschs (u. a. eines Briefes an den Bundeskanzler betr. eines &quote;Gnaden-Akts für Peter Paul Zahl&quote;) und anderer, Notizen (meist von Michaelis), Zeitungsartikeln, Fragmenten, Doubletten u. v. m. - Rolf Michaelis promovierte über &quote;Die Struktur von Hölderlins Oden&quote; und war hernach Redakteur des Feuilletons der &quote;Stuttgarter Zeitung&quote;. Von 1964 leitete er das Literaturblatt der &quote;Frankfurter Allgemeinen Zeitung&quote;, bis er 1968 als deren Kulturkorrespondent nach Berlin wechselte. 1973 wurde er Leiter des Literaturteils der &quote;ZEIT&quote; und war dort von 1985 bis 1998 als Feuilleton-Redakteur tätig. - Die Briefe jeweils auf Briefpapier mit gedr. Briefkopf.

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      Boston: Gregg Press, 1977 - Octavo, cloth. First hardcover edition. Text offset from that of the 1965 Ace edition. New introduction by Norman Spinrad. 1965 Nebula nominee. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-327. Survey of Science Fiction Literature II, pp. 564-68. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#114994) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Natura in posa. La grande stagione della natura morta in Europa

      Milano: Rizzoli, 1977. Prima edizione (First Edition). ril tela, sovrac, custodia (cloth, DJ, slip-case). Ottimo (Fine). Folio. Illustrazioni in nero di oltre 500 dipinti e 36 tavole f.t. a colori a piena e doppia pagina. Dizionario biografico dei principali pittori Il volume fornisce un panorama vasto e articolato della natura morta europea, esaminandone le origini, lo sviluppo, il significato e i peculiari caratteri stilistici lungo l'arco di tempo in cui il genere ebbe maggiore vitalità (secoli XVII e XVIII) e nei paesi in cui venne particolarmente coltivato: Fiandre, Olanda, Germania, Italia, Francia, Spagna. Carta pesante con barbe. Rilegatura a cura di Lucio Fossati

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        The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More

      Jonathan Cape, 1977-01-01. Hardcover. VeryGood.

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        The Lineage and Ancestry of H. R. H. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales (2 Vol Set)

      Charles Skilton, Edinburgh 1977 - Navy buckram covers with bright gilt lettering and decoration on front covers and spines. Spines are mildly faded, as is top margin of front cover of volume 2. Bottom edge of front cover of vol. 2 is mildly bumped, as are the corners of vol. 1, and the covers of both volumes are rubbed. The first several pages of vol. 2 have a faint corner crease. Bindings are tight, pages clean and bright, no marks anywhere. Each volume has a colored frontispiece of Prince Charles tipped in. : Volume 1 includes: Section I, The Kings and Queens of England and Great Britain; Section II, The Dukes of Normandy; Section III, The House of Anjou; Section IV, The House of Tudor; Section V, The Kings and Queens of Scots; Section VI, The House of Stewart; Section VII, The House of Brunswick; Section VIII, The House of Wettin; Section IX, The House of Oldenburg. Volume 2 includes: The complete ancestry of Prince Charles, carried back 18 generations, six appendices, Addenda and Corrigenda, and index of names. This is a mammoth and definitive work, invaluable for genealogical research. Two very heavy volumes, with shipping weight about 12 pounds, dimensions 12 x 10 x 3 inches, taken together. Scarce. : 4to 11" - 13" tall: 379+548 pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Bill, Glarner, Graeser, Loewensberg, Lohse. Ausstellungskatalog.

      Galerie Beyeler, Basel 1977. - 28 np. Seiten mit 6 (1 doppelseitigen) Farbtafeln u. 5 Porträts. 4°. Illustr.-Kart. mit Folienumschlag. Folienumschlag gering beschädigt u. fleckig. Geringe Gebrsp. Bleistiftanmerkungen u. Anstreichungen. Schöner Katalog. Text von Margit Staber. Sehr schöner Druck. - Einladung zur Vernissage u. farbige Doppelkarte zur Ausstellung liegen bei. Mit eigenhändiger Widmung u. Signatur von Max Bill u. eigenhändig signiert von Camille Graeser u. Richard Paul Lohse.

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        Fungus the Bogeyman

      London: Hamish Hamilton, 1977. First edition. Folio, original pictorial boards. In very good condition showing only light wear. Signed "Worst Wishes from Fungus and Raymond Briggs" on the title page.

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        Torso of David.

      New York: Kennedy Graphics. Distributed graphics by Alan Wofsy Fine Arts. 1977 - Lithograph in black printed on Velin d'Arches paper. Edition of 100. Signed and numbered in pencil by the artist. Image: 17 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches. Sheet: 23 3/8 x 15 1/8 inches. Prescott, 63. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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      Torino: Fogola, 1977. Edizione originale di 300 es. numerati. ril, sovrac, custodia (hard cover, DJ, Slip-case). Ottimo (Fine). 4to. A cura di Leone Piccioni. Con cinque acqueforti originali di Nunzio Gulino, numerate, datate e firmate (cm 13x9; 23x14) La Grande Collana

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        Hand Colored Flowers

      New York: Printed by Mitchell Friedman, assisted by Jeremy Dine, 1977. Etching, soft-ground etching, aquatint, drypoint, engraving, and electric tools on one plumber's copper plate. Printed in black with hand painting in blue, two shades of pink, yellow, violet, and green watercolour after editioning. State i/iii. Edition of 50, No. 48/50, signed and dated in pencil lower right corner. In pristine condition. Image size: 35 5/8 x 23 ½ inches. An early masterpiece by Jim Dine, one of America's greatest artists. Jim Dine is regarded as one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century. In the late 1950's and early 1960's he gained public attention in New York with his Happenings and mixed media assemblages, but his real acclaim followed through his association with the Pop art movement. An innovative and versatile artist, Dine works in a multitude of mediums including painting, sculpture, photography, and printmaking. As a printmaker, he displays an uncommon love of the art form and a penchant for innovative printmaking techniques. He commonly combines etching, drypoint, mezzotint, lithography and woodcut to create complicated images, which resonate with a sense of drama and hidden meaning. He utilizes a myriad of unconventional hand and machine tools, which he uses on the plate and sometimes directly on the paper. As with this print, Dine often recycles his plates to create new or altered images that often display a ghost image of the first work. Dine's oeuvre focuses on isolated objects, which act as the stand-in of autobiography. Hearts, statues, robes, and flowers become metaphors for Dine's life experiences and his visual quest for the self. This important print is the first of three prints, Hand Colored Flowers (1977), Black and White Flowers (1977), and Red Ochre Flowers (1978), which Dine made from the same plate. In creating this print, Dine used a staggering array of different engraving techniques to create a heavily worked plate. In addition to soft-ground etching, hard-ground etching, aquatint, and drypoint, Dine used a mezzotint rocker as an engraving tool and to raise burr. The plate was cut down for the two later states and a die-grinder was used to change the shape of the vase and the details of the bouquets. According to D'Oench, the dense plate work and heavy inking is typical of the prints editioned with Mitchell and Friedman, Dine's primary American printer between 1975 and 1979. This haunting image is an important early print by Dine and a wonderful expression of his artistic genius. It is rarely seen on the market, making it a true collector's item. D'Oench and Feinberg, Jim Dine Prints 1977-1985 , p. 1-38, 61, no. 1, state i/iii; Carpenter, Jim Dine Prints 1985-2000: A Catalogue Raisonné , no. 31.

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