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      Kenmore Press, 1977. Limited ed. Original Wraps. Near Fine. NUMBER 178 OF 400 COPIES. c.1977. First Edition. Original wraps. 8vo. Near Fine. Light brown spotting to edges of text block, occasional hint of toning to contents. Author's first book.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Reynolds Stone Engravings: with an introduction by the artist

      London: John Murray, 1977. Signed limited edition with an original signed engraving inserted loose. With an appreciation by Kenneth Clark. 151 pages bearing hundreds of Stone engravings. One of 150 limited copies, signed by the artist (this no together with a previously unpublished, signed engraving of a waterfall in the Prescelly Mountains in South Wales (1972) inserted loose. First edition. Printed on Basingwerk parchment. 4to., original blue buckram, top edge gilt, with "Cockerell' marbled endpapers, fine in matching marbled paper covered slipcase. The engraving was printed by Stone himself on his Albion Press. Also included is the original prospectus in fine condition.

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        I Siciliani

      Torino: Einaudi, , 1977. Rilegato tela, sovracoperta (cloth, dust jacket). Molto Buono (Very Good). Testi di Dominique Fernandez e Leonardo Sciascia. Fotografie in bianco e nero di Ferdinando Scianna. 8vo (cm 24x32). pp. XVIII+166. Molto Buono (Very Good). Sovracoperta leggermente sbiadita e screpolata in corrispondenza del dorso (Dj lithgly faded at spine). Prima edizione (First Edition). "Queste fotografie di Scianna che raccontano la Sicilia (la Sicilia com'è per i siciliani, com'è nei siciliani) sono appunto le cristallizzazioni di un lungo processo di conoscenza; e di amore anche, e di odio: perché la Sicilia è sempre, per un siciliano, anche se a diversi livelli di consapevolezza e di equlibrio, come la donna dell'antico poeta: nec sine te, nec tecum vivere possum". E ad accompagnarle, a scrivere un testo che le accompagnasse (non che le spiegasse, poichè ovviamente non hanno bisogno di essere spiegate), mi è parso di non poter fare nulla di meglio che aggiungere altre cristallizzazioni: cristallizzazioni linguistiche, di un lessico particolarissimo, di una particolarissima paremiografia, così come le ritrovo nella memoria, nella "camera oscura" della memoria, e che sono effettualmente gli elementi su cui si fonda una vera conoscenza - e in questo caso la mia conoscenza del paese in cui sono nato, in cui ho passato l'infanzia e la guìiovinezza" (dal testo di Sciascia).

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        A Time Of Gifts, Between The Woods And The Water, The Broken Road (All 3 Vols Signed By The Author)

      A set of three volumes.All are First UK printings published by John Murray. Vol. 1:A Time Of Gifts published in 1977.The BOOK is in near FINE condition. A little dustiness to the text-block.Mild pushing and rubbing to the lower spine.The WRAPPER is complete and is in near FINE condition.A little soiling to the rear cover with the slightest of fading to the spine colouring (but much less than usually encountered).It is a very nice example of the JOHN CRAXTON designed wrapper artwork.The book has been Inscribed and Signed to the front blank end-paper by the Author:'For Tony Dunn, Patrick Leigh Fermor, London,20 Oct. 1986'. Vol. 2: Between The Woods And The Water published in 1986.The BOOK is in near FINE condition.A little pushing to the spine ends.Mild dustiness to the text block.The WRAPPER is complete and is in near FINE condition.The Spine is not faded.A little age related soiling to rear cover colouring.Again a wonderful JOHN CRAXTON design.The book has been Signed to the title page by the Author.Vol.3: The Broken Bridge published in 2013.The BOOK and WRAPPER are in FINE condition.The book has been signed to the title page by both ARTEMIS COOPER and COLIN THUBRON ( the literary executors of Leigh Fermor and the editors of this title).All wrappers look very striking in their removable Brodart archival protectors.A very attractive set of this classic travel trilogy.Titles with Patrick Leigh Fermor's signature are becoming increasingly scarce to find.The landmark author's travel trilogy describing his on foot journey to Constantinople.Very scarce and at the time of listing the only SIGNED trilogy set available on the market.Ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact.More images available on request.

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        Evidence (Signed First Edition)

      Greenbrae, CA: Clatworthy Colorvues, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Their important debut a collection of found images from various archives. A very good plus copy in blue cloth boards with some foxing throughout. Signed and inscribed by both Mandel and Sultan to Lionel Suntop in the month of publication. Suntop was a part owner of Light Impressions which was at the time a large distributor of photography books. A very nice association copy. (Roth 240-241: Parr & Badger v2. 220-221)

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      np: Self-published, 1977. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Near Fine cloth-bound hardcover with crisp gilt title stamped to the front and spine with light rubbing to the bottom edges of the boards and to one tip; no dj as issued. This copy is now in a protective clear acetate dustwrapper and custom-made silk-bound slipcase. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The enormously influential and classic 1977 photobook of found institutional photography, drawn from various archives, and presented uncaptioned thus unmoored from their original context. Edited by Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel; afterword by Robert F. Forth. SIGNED BY SULTAN on the title page; no inscription. Unpaginated [72 pages]; 59 full-page duo-toned b&w plates; 10 x 9.25 inches. List of government agencies, educational institutions and corporations that permitted access to their files. Reference: Parr & Badger, Photobook: Vol. 2, p.220-221; Roth, Book of 101 Books, p.240-241; Hasselblad Center, Open Book, p.314-315; 802 Photo Books from the M. + M. Auer Collection, p.607. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

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        Roccamonte. Quattro acqueforti

      Urbino: Ca' Spinello, , 1977. Fogli sciolti in cartelletta (loose as issued in original portfolio). Ottimo (Fine). Quattro acqueforti originali, numerate, firmate e datate, di Giorgio Amelio Roccamonte (cm 13x13). Con una nota di Valerio Volpini e la trascrizione di una conversazione dell'Artista con Enrico Crispolti per gli allievi di scultura dell'Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma il 14 marzo 1973 (''Roccamonte su Fontana''). L'edizione esce in occasione della personale di grafica dell'artista presso la Galleria dell'Aquilone di Urbino (26 febbraio - 9 marzo 1977). 8vo. pp. 20 - incisioni. Ottimo (Fine). Edizione originale di 370 es. numerati. Nel 1946 a Buenos Aires Roccamonte firmò con Lucio Fontana l'atto di nascita del Movimento Spaziale

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        The Catskill Collection of the Dettes

      1977 - One of six examples, signed by the 3 Dettes: Walt, Winnie, and Mary on the back of the display. 17 mounted flies (9 dry flies, 4 wet flies, and 4 nymphs) tied by the renowned Catskill family of tiers, the Dettes (printed descriptive key to the flies mounted on back of the display). The brown trout was carved by Jack Montague. With bronze plate "The Catskill Collection of the Dettes" Matted and framed and glazed by Don Leydon of Connecticut, with bronze plate "The Catskill Collection of the Dettes" 17 mounted flies (9 dry flies, 4 wet flies, and 4 nymphs) tied by the renowned Catskill family of tiers, the Dettes (printed descriptive key to the flies mounted on back of the display). The brown trout was carved by Jack Montague. With bronze plate "The Catskill Collection of the Dettes" One of six examples, signed by the 3 Dettes: Walt, Winnie, and Mary on the back of the display. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        NOCES DE SANG Traduit de l?espagnol par Marcelle AUCLAIR

      1977 - Paris Robert Léger 1977 1 vol. in-folio (36x42) en feuilles sous couverture emboitage de velours lie de vin dos avec litre doré 12 lithographies Originales de JANSEM (en noir ou en 2 teintes 10 hors-texte dont 2 double-page 2 culs de lampe) tirage strictement limité à 200 exemplaires 1/140 SUR PAPIER D?ARCHES DE FORME (n°109) signé par l?Artiste et l?Editeur. SUPERBE EXEMPLAIRE! aucun défaut!.le velours de l'emboitage est parfait la photo ne traduit pas son état de perfection! [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Le triangle bleu

      Ã‰ditions du lombard, 1977. Hardcover. Used; Acceptable. Hardcover; French language; Glossy illustrated boards; a fair reading copy. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

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        Carawane nach Mecca. Vienna, Matthias Trentsensky (printed by E. Sieger), ca. 1855. Oblong folio (25 x 40 cm). With 19 (of 24) numbered leaves containing about 135 lithographic pen-drawings, each drawing including a base so that one can cut them out, paste them on card stock, stand them up and arrange them in three-dimensional scenes. Loose leaves in a later paper folder.

      Kleine Welt des Bilderbogens: der Wiener Verlag Trentsensky (1977), 111; Siefert (ed.), Paläste, Panzer, Pop-up-Bücher (2009), with a chapter, “Die Carawane nach Mecca”, pp. 31-38; not in KVK; WorldCat. All but the first five leaves of a very rare lithographic print series issued in parts. Most copies were probably cut up (and perhaps coloured) by children and destroyed in play. The human figures to be cut out include Turkish, Arabic, African and Near Eastern men and women (black and white) in Islamic clothing, some of the men with a variety of firearms, spears, daggers, pipes, prayer rugs, and other gear and goods. There are also camels, horses and donkeys, often with their gear for riding or for carrying loads. The wild animals include wolves, a hyena and an ostrich. Inanimate objects include containers for water, an incense burner, baskets, chests, barrels, camel saddles and much more. The series must have provided many children and adults with their first notion of Islamic society and culture and is rich in authentic details.With an occasional pencil mark. Lacking leaves 1-5, but otherwise in remarkable good condition. The whole is slightly browned and the edges somewhat tattered.

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        De symbolis heroicis libri IX.Antwerp, Balthasar Moretus, 1634. 4to. With an integral engraved allegorical title-page by Cornelius I Galle after a drawing by Peter Paul Rubens, the Plantin-Moretus woodcut device facing the colophon, an engraved portrait and engraved coat of arms of the dedicatee, the future Cardinal Pier Luigi Carafa, 7 full-page engraved family trees, about 270 engraved emblematic devices with mottos and a few other engraved and woodcut illustrations in the text. Contemporary Italian gold-tooled red goatskin morocco, gilt and gauffered edges. Rebacked with the original back strip laid down.

      - Landwehr, Emblem books Low Countries 633 (6 copies); Museum Plantin-Moretus, P.P. Rubens als boekillustrator (1977) , 29a; Praz, p. 455 (6 copies). First edition of an emblematic, heraldic and genealogical work devoted to mottos of "heros" by the Italian Jesuit Silverstro Pietrasanta (1590-1647), printed and published by Christoffel Plantin's grandson Balthasar Moretus. In Pietrosanto's view one became a "hero" from a favourable combination of ancestry and virtue. The book is divided into nine thematic "libri". The first presents mottos on emblems associated with the Virgin Mary, saints, Popes, Cardinals, noble men and women and scholars; the second mottos on antique coins and medals; the third mottos on rings; the fourth secret mottos, where Pietrosanto analyses their emblems. The other chapters continue with mottos and emblems: their names and meanings, their value and nature, their content, how they are constructed or drawn and their symbolism. The engraved title-page was drawn for the book by Peter Paul Rubens and engraved by Cornelis I Galle.With owner's stamps and bookplates. With occasional minor browning or spots, but otherwise in very good condition. Binding rebacked as noted, and with a few scratches and scuff marks, but otherwise good. First edition of a Jesuit emblemata, with about 300 illustrations. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Set of three first editions: A Time of Gifts/Between The Woods and the Water/The Broken Road

      John Murray, 1977. Hardcover. Near Fine. A set of three first edition, first printings published by John Murray between 1977 and 2013. A Time of Gifts is a near fine book in like unclipped wrapper. Between The Woods and the Water is a near fine book with one name to the ffep, in a near fine unclipped wrapper with a small sticker residue to the rear panel. The Broken Road is a mint book in like wrapper. A nice set of the three first editions

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Der Große Brockhaus 18. Auflage, Nummer 743/980, 14 Bände (u.a. Karten) | OVP (teils in Folie)

      F.A. Brockhaus 1977-1982, Wiesbaden - Noch in Schutzumschlägen & Originalschubern; teils noch in Folie verschweißt (!) Die ersten 980 Exemplare des ersten Bandes wurden verlagsseitig limitiert, nummeriert & handsigniert - hier das Exemplar mit der Nummer 743 (s. Bild 3). Der Grosse Brockhaus. Achtzehnte (18.) völlig neu bearbeitete Auflage. 15 Bände: • 14 Bände: • Band 1-12: Lexikon A-Z • Band 13: Karten • Band 14: Ergänzungen. (Original-) Kunstleder mit Goldprägungen; Kopfgoldschnitt. Wie auch den ersten drei Originalbildern zu entnehmen, befinden sich alle Bücher noch in den originalen Schutzumschlägen & den Original-Schubern (mit Bandnummer-Aufdruck); vier Bände sind sogar noch in Folie verschweißt. Die ungelesenen Bücher wurden offensichtlich immer in den schützenden Schubern aufbewahrt, daher sind diese auch nach 40 Jahren noch frisch & überwiegend in Neuzustand (Kopfgoldschnitt noch mit vollem Glanz etc.) Einzig zu erwähnen: Bei einem Band ganz feine Kratzer am Kopfgoldschnitt & minimale Anschmutzungen am übrigen Buchschnitt. Wie den Originalbildern zu entnehmen, sind selbst die Schutzumschläge bis auf vier (Kanten etwas ausgefasert, vereinzelt ein kleiner Einriss) überdurchschnittlich erhalten. Die Schuber - ihrer Funktion entsprechend - mit leichten Lagerspuren. Noch originalverpackt & in dieser überragenden Erhaltung dürften von den 980 nummerierten Exemplaren heute nicht mehr viele erhältlich sein. Für Sammler besonderer & überdurchschnittlich gut erhaltener Ausgaben. ••• Die Bilder 2 ff. sowie weitere Informationen zu dieser Auflage finden Sie wie immer auf unseren eigenen Internetseiten. ••• 37000 Gramm. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Onori e glorie. Regno d'Italia e antichi stati italiani

      Istituto per la Diffusione del Libro, 1977. Volume rilegato in pelle, con cofanetto in cartoncino con carta marmorizzata sui toni del marrone. Scritte su costa e taglio superiore delle pagine in oro zecchino. Volume ricchissimo di fotografie a colori di medaglie al valore. "Edizione di 1050 esemplari numerati e firmati dall'autore. 21 contraddistinti dalla lettera A alla Z e riservati a Capi di Stato 29 contraddistinti da numeri romani da I a XXIX da non essere posti in commercio 1000 contraddistinti da numeri arabi da 1 a 1000". Esemplare numero 109 Stato dell'opera: perfetto (vedi foto).

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        In The Heart of the Country - SIGNED by the Author

      Secker and Warburg, 1977. Hardcover. Near Fine. A first edition, first printing published by Secker and Warburg in 1977. SIGNED without dedication to the title page. A near fine copy (one name and date to the ffep) in a very good+ wrapper which is rubbed to the extremities but is not price clipped showing £3.50.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        The Story of Henry Sugar - SIGNED and Inscribed by the Author

      Cape, 1977. Hardcover. Near Fine. A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1977. A near fine book without inscriptions, SIGNED on the front free endpaper by the Author (To Claire/ with love/Roald Dahl/Christmas 1980). In a near fine unclipped wrapper which is faded to the spine. Rare signed and dated.

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        Sarx. [Gravures de] Gérard Titus-Carmel.

      Paris: Maeght, 1977. Livre. Illus. by Gérard Titus-Carmel. Parfait. En Feuilles. Signé par L'auteur et L'illustrateur. Edition originale. Grand In-8. Paris, Maeght, 1977. Coll. "Argile" (n° 8). 24,5 x 18,5 cm, grand in-8, 51 (4) pp., 6 gravures (eau-forte et aquatinte) en noir ou en couleurs hors texte dont l'une en frontispice, en feuilles sous couverture rempliée blanche imprimée, chemise et étui de l'éditeur. Edition originale. L'un des 140 exemplaires du tirage de tête sur vélin d'Arches comportant les 6 gravures, la première et la dernière signées par l'artiste. Celui-ci parmi les 20 exemplaires hors commerce (n° VII), signé au colophon par l'auteur et l'artiste. Rare. Exemplaire à l'état de neuf. (MONOD, 9362).

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        KING KONG

      London: Arthur Barker Limited, [1977]. First British hardcover edition. A near fine copy, some foxing to cut edges and edges of text block in a near fine dust jacket, light rubbing to spine ends and corners. (10180). Octavo, boards. Novelization of the feature film based on the work of Edgar Wallace and Merian C. Cooper.

      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILA]
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        Walk Along the Shore

      Circle Press, Guildford Surrey, England 1977 - 10 eight page (unnumbered) sections 33 x 23 cms., loose in black chemise housed in slip case. Illustrated with nine color, tissue protected, screen-prints by John Christie, each signed by the artist. Limited number 17 of 95 copies (80 for sale), SIGNED by both White and Christie on limitation page. Letterpress printed on Velin Arches rag-made paper; typography and presswork by Ronald King, hand-set in 14 point Baskerville by Walter Taylor and Willow King at Circle Press. Four prospectuses laid-in, along with hand-written note SIGNED by Ronald King on Circle Press Letterhead. Sign of bookplate removal, else fine. Size: Folio [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Romancero Gitano. Litografías y Palabras de Rafael Alberti. Edición del Cincuentenario

      Editorial Filigrana, Madrid 1977 - Idioma español. Ejemplar en perfectoe stado. Encuadernación de tapa dura, en plena tela aterciopelada estampada. Incluye 19 litografías a color, por Alberti. Edición numerada y firmada por Alberti. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Election Eve

      Washington, D.C.: The Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1977. First edition. Softcover. Exhibition catalog for a show that ran December 10, 1977 through January 22, 1978. "Election Eve" was originally published in an edition of 5 numbered copies and with 2 lettered artist's proofs and contained a total of 100 color photographs by Eggleston. This catalog from includes an essay by Jane Livingston, the original preface by Lloyd Fonvielle along with 3 tipped in color plates. A clean near fine copy in blue printed oblong wrappers with some very slight wear. Surprisingly uncommon.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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      London, Sydney and Toronto: White Lion Publishers Limited, [1977]. First British and first hardcover edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing to base of spine panel, a sharp copy of a very uncommon book. (13891). Octavo, boards. First published as a paperback original in 1967. Expansion of the novella "Your Appointment Will Be Yesterday", (Amazing, 1966).

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        Cupid and Psyche.

      Tall 4to. Original navy-blue leather-backed marbled paper boards with onlaid paper lettering-label to upper cover; pp. [48], fore-, and lower, edges untrimmed and unopened; with pictorial copyright page and 22 fine full-page Art Deco-inspired plates in monochrome; a fine copy with just a minor corner ruck to front free endpaper; scarce. First edition, de luxe, presented as a large paper copy in a fine publisher's binding and signed in ink by Errol le Cain to the title-page. The text is an edited, and slightly amended, version of the story of 'Cupid and Psyche' from Marius the Epicurean by Walter Paget. This fine illustrated interpretation by le Cain was presumably issued alongside the ordinary trade copy but with no details of limitation provided. We have been unable to trace any other examples for comparison.

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        Uranographie Chinoise. Preuves directes que L´Astronomie primitive est originaire de la Chine, et qu´elle a ete empruntee par les Ancient Peuples occidentaux a la Sphere Chinoise. Premiere Partie.

      Milano, So-Wen, 1977. Nachdruck der Ausgabe von 1875, erschienen bei Martinus Nijhoff, La Haye und bei E.J. Brill, Leyde. XIV, 929 S. Mit 17 Abb. Dazu in Tasche im hint. Einbanddeckel: Atlas Celeste mit 7 Ausklapptafeln. Gr.-8°. Originalleineneinband. Numerierte Ausgabe von 1000 Exemplaren. Vorliegender Band trägt die Nr. 210. - Ausgeschiedenes Bibliotheksexemplar. Innen sehr guter Zustand. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Song of Solomon.

      First Edition. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1977. Octavo. 337 pages. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective Mylar. Besides some foxing to teh deckled edges in absolutely FINE condition. Signed and inscribed by Toni Morrison on the endpaper in 1978. Blindstamp of preowner to endpaper and titlepage.

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        Thistles and Thorns: Abraham and Sarah at Bethel

      Abattoir Editions, The University of Nebraska at Omaha 1977 - Number 168 of 253 copies, signed by the printer, Harry Duncan, and artist, Barry Moser. Thirteen wood engravings by Barry Moser. 100 pp. printed in red and black in Bembo hand-set type on Gutenberg Laid paper, with printed and signed binder's statement tipped-in on rear blank. Small 4to. In a Daniel Kelm Binding. An early example of Barry Moser's book illustration work in a stunning binding by Daniel Kelm. The front cover reproduces in relief the Moser illustration on page 79. Tan French morocco, front cover with onlaid portrait after Moser, cast in Gutenberg Laid pulp colored with burnt umber pigment, after a clay relief by Elizabeth Solomon, cover design repeated as line cut on the front free endpaper . Fine in beige cloth box Thirteen wood engravings by Barry Moser. 100 pp. printed in red and black in Bembo hand-set type on Gutenberg Laid paper, with printed and signed binder's statement tipped-in on rear blank. Small 4to Number 168 of 253 copies, signed by the printer, Harry Duncan, and artist, Barry Moser. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Taos Pueblo

      New York Graphic Society, New York 1977 - Limited SIGNED facsimile edition, 756 of 950 copies, signed by Adams. 12 b/w photographs by Adams, woodcut decorations by Valenti Angelo. Folio. Facsimile edition of Adams's first book, published by the Grabhorn Press in 1930 and now extremely difficult to attain in its first printing. "Possibly the most famous of modern photographic works on the West" (Reese). Cf. Roth 101, pg 58-59 & Reese, The Best of the West, no. 242 (for first edition). Provenance: photographer Richard Corman (gift inscription on flyleaf) Quarter leather and cloth, light scuffing to spine, else fine in slipcase (sunned) 12 b/w photographs by Adams, woodcut decorations by Valenti Angelo. Folio Limited SIGNED facsimile edition, 756 of 950 copies, signed by Adams. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Die Leibstandarte. 5 Bände in 6 Bänden

      Munin, Osnabrück, 1977 bis 1987. Zusammen 2733 Seiten mit zahlreichen Bildern und Karten, Ln. U., 1 Band in Quart (1 Umschlag etwas eingerissen) - gute Exemplare -

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      San Francisco, CA; Columbia, PA: Underwood-Miller, 1977. First limited edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket which a has a small nick to the lower rear panel. (15195). Octavo, illustration by Stephen Fabian, cloth. One of 111 copies numbered and signed by Vance and artist Stephen Fabian (preceded in hardcover by the Gregg Press edition). 8 page booklet laid in, a brief checklist of Vance books, which was issued with the numbered edition of this book. Connected stories of The Dying Earth with Cugel the Clever. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-380, Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-256, Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels #33.

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        The Wood Engravings of William Blake for Thornton's Virgil 1821

      British Museum's Publications Ltd., London 1977 - This is copy #5 of a total of 150 copies. There are 17 woodcuts printed on calendered Japanese Hosho that have been created from Blake's original woodlocks. Printed by Iain Bain and David Chambers at The British Museum. They had to bring their press into the museum as the blocks were not allowed to leave the premises. Each image is contained in a numbered slipcase. There is book that has an introduction by Andrew Wilton (British Museum) and an essay about the printing process by Bains and Chambers. The box has one bump to the spine hinge and some minor chipping to the edge of the label on the spine. A lovely copy of a superb production. Postage will be confirmed when you enquire or order and for light or very heavy books will vary from the ABE quote which is based on a 1kg parcel. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Word for Word : Essays on the Arts of Language

      Santa Barbara [Calif.]: Black Sparrow Press, 1977. Hardcover. Fine. 169 p.; 23 cm One of 50 numbered and signed copies hardbound in boards by Earle Gray, each containing an original holograph poem by Cid Corman

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        A River Runs Through It and other Stories.

      First Edition. Octavo. XIV, 217 pages. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective Mylar. Very good+ condition with only minor signs of external wear. The dustjacket unclipped. Blindstamp of preowner to endpaper and titlepage. True first edition with all the necessary signs (mixed up printrun and ISBN as well as "adways" (instead of "always") on page 27 of the publication. Wonderfully signed and inscribed association copy by Norman MacLean: "To Anne, and to Studs Terkel with love - Norman MacLean - University of Chicago, April 17, 1977".

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        In Patagonia

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1977. First edition of author's most well-known work and one of the great travel books of the last half of the twentieth century. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Bruce Chatwin on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. A very nice example, rare signed. An exhilarating look at a place that still retains the exotic mystery of a far-off, unseen land, Bruce Chatwin's exquisite account of his journey through Patagonia teems with evocative descriptions, remarkable bits of history, and unforgettable anecdotes. Fueled by an unmistakable lust for life and adventure and a singular gift for storytelling, Chatwin treks through "the uttermost part of the earth"— that stretch of land at the southern tip of South America, where bandits were once made welcome—in search of almost forgotten legends, the descendants of Welsh immigrants, and the log cabin built by Butch Cassidy. An instant classic upon publication in 1977, In Patagonia is a masterpiece that has cast a long shadow upon the literary world. "A travel book to stand on the shelf with Graham Greene, Somerset Maugham, and Paul Theroux." (The New York Times Book Review).

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      ITALIANO 0,06 Numero stampato privatamente in 98 copie numerate fuori commercio, questa è la copia n. 54, pagine leggermente ingiallite da fattore tempo, coperta morbida ingiallita ai bordi e con lievissimi segni del tempo USATO

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        In Patagonia.

      Jonathan Cape, 1977. - First edition. 8vo. 204pp. Blue boards with gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy with clean boards. No inscriptions. The fine dustwrapper is clean with no fading to spine. Original price of £4.95net to spine. Author's first book and a landmark travelogue. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Woman Magazine

      I have never seen this prototype available anywhere before now. On June 9, 1977, the Chicago Tribune newspaper reported that Time, Inc. might debut in the first quarter of 1978. It was to be a weekly, and would at first be test-marketed in selected markets. This prototype was distributed internal within Time Inc. to very few employees for their feedback. This copy is a little scruffy, the top and bottom corners of the pages have a slight crease most noticeable on the bottom right corner of the Table of Contents. Contributors included Mary Ellen Mark, Brad Darrach, and Ruth Galvin.

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      Cummington, MA: , 28 March 1977. Cummington, MA, 28 March 1977. Letter. Fine. 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.

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        Seleccion de Poemas.

      Buenos Aires, Argentina: [Raul Veroni], 1977. Buenos Aires, Argentina:: [Raul Veroni],, 1977.. Edition of 50. 17.5 x 27.5 cm; 28 pages. Edition in original Spanish. Composed in typesetting and printed by Raoul Veroni. Includes five lithographs and one vignette. Cover in typeset with woodcut. In heavy cardstock slipcase. Edition size of 50: 10 on Hosho, 10 on Ingres, 30 on Extra strong. Copies available in Extra Strong. During her life Alfonsina Storni (1892-1938)published seven books of poetry: "The Restlessness of the Rosal" (1916); "The Candy Newspaper" (1918); "Irremediably" (1919); "Languor" (1920); "Ocher" (1925); "World of Seven Wells" (1934); and, "Mask and Trébol" (1938). She was also published in a Poetic anthology (1938) that contained unpublished poetry.Storni ended her life by suicide in the waters of the Sea of the Silver after she became ill with cancer. She wrote "Voy a Dormir" (I Am Going to Sleep) on October 20. October 22, she sent the poem to the editorial office of La Nacion. This publication is a selection of her with illustrations by Rauol Veroni and an introduction by Oscar Hermes Villordo. It is Volume XXV in the La Cabellera series of Coleccion de Poesta.

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        Monochrome Ceramics of Ming and Ch'ing Dynasties: Jointly Presented by the Min Chiu Society and the Urban Council, Hong Kong

      Hong Kong Museum of Art, 1977 - First edition, first printing. Large octavo, 26.5*21cm, 142p. 89 color and b/w plates, 240 illustrations. Text mainly in the Chinese language. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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