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        Palette to Palate: The Hamptons Artists Cookbook

      Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton 1978 - A UNIQUE COPY. 130 different artists who lived in the Hamptons area contributed a favorite recipe, an illustration, their photograph, and a facsimile signature to this cookbook. This copy is quite amazing as all 130 of the artists have also hand-signed on their respective pages. Includes signatures from Andy Warhol, Elaine & Willem de Kooning, Lee Krasner, and 126 others. Illustrated with black-and-white artwork and portrait photographs. xiv, 210 pages. 4to, terra cotta cloth, dust wrapper. East Hampton: Guild Hall Museum Books/Time Books, (1978). First edition. From page 100 to the end of the book, there is a faint damp-stain on the upper/outer edges, causing slight warping near the corners of the pages. A very good(-) copy in a near fine dust wrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Methuen Handbook of Colour.

      Eyre Methuen, London, 1978. 252pp + finder in rear pocket. 3rd ed., very fine in fine D/W. An important and much sought after work.

      [Bookseller: Pennymead Books]
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        Khrau in Khong's Westernized School of Thai Painting

      Thai Cultural Data Centre 1978 - Text in Thai and English. Book good+ (a few minor marks and a little print transference). Label ghost top of second end paper. D/J good (small scrape front bottom and some raised lines). 141pp. including 60 colour pictures. 29x22cm approx. 960g. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrianabooks]
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        Bruno Goller. Blick ins Atelier Düsseldorf, 1978.

      . 40,5 x 30,5 cm. Minimale Gebrauchspuren.. Blick ins Atelier des Malers Bruno Goller, Düsseldorf 1978. Schwarz-Weiss Fotografie, Abzug 2006 verso handschriftlich bezeichnet und signiert. Erika Kiffl, geboren 1939 in Karlsbad (heute Tschechien), lebt seit 1951 in Düsseldorf. Seit 1979 als freie Fotografin tätig, zuvor als Artdirektorin. Erika Kiffl hatte bereits in den frühen 60er Jahren begonnen, in der Düsseldorfer Kunstszene aktiv zu fotografieren. Bekannt wurde sie mit ihrem eigenen Blick in die Ateliers der Künstler. Zu diesen Fotoserien erschienen mehrere Publikationen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Possibly unpublished! Shel Silverstein writes ?I shall draw you pretty pictures, I shall tell/show you pretty tales/things?? ? recommends you ?rush out & buy this Songs & Stories album,? draws four faces, and outlines drawings for a story

      Autograph Notes Signed ?Shel Silverstein? in text, 2p, 1p, 9? x 12?, front & verso. Includes three drawings. No place, no date. On heavyweight paper. Lower blank corner torn off. Very Good condition.In full, ?If you are curious about the musical 3 chords that accompany this ditty song / or the highly dramatic style electric presentation that Shel / Silverstein gives it then ?" rush out & Buy this Songs & Stories Album. Parachute etc. / go to look in the mirror and ask yourself / What kind of hollow Shallow Person am I ?" / Who has no curiosity??" no? Shel Silverstein has drawn two heads, each about 2? tall, one full face, the other left profile.Shel Silverstein?s ?Songs And Stories? was released by Parachute Records in 1978. ?The Father Of A Boy Named Sue? is the first of 13 songs on this album.On verso, along the right edge, in full, ?I shall draw you pretty pictures / I shall tell show you pretty tales things / Like / And Birds

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        The Stand

      Doubleday, USA 1978 - First edition. Book is very good plus. The dust jacket is complete but has two tears that have been taped neatly together. A small one in the front and a larger one in the back. Epic SF novel [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dave Silva]
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        1978 Topps Baseball Near Mint/Mint Complete Set

      Complete set of 1978 Topps baseball cards, 726 in all. Strong selection with many fresh and glossy cards. Highlights include: #6 Nolan Ryan RB (NM/MT), #20 Pete Rose (NM/MT), #36 Eddie Murray (NM), #100 George Brett (NM/MT), #200 Reggie Jackson (NM/MT), #360 Mike Schmidt (NM/MT), #400 Nolan Ryan (NM/MT), #450 Tom Seaver (EX/MT), #703 Rookie Pitchers including Jack Morris (NM/MT), #707 Rookie Shortstops including Paul Molitor & Alan Trammell (NM/MT), #708 Rookie Catchers including Dale Murphy (NM/MT). Grades overall NM to NM/MT.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Desolation Island.

      Collins, London 1978 - 276p. Newly quarter bound fawn cloth with blind tooled tan calf spine. Raised bands. Gilt titles set against deep red morocco panels. Matching cloth slip case. New eps. An elegant copy of the fifth novel in the superb Aubrey Maturin Series. Please note that we also have First Editions of 'Post Captain' and 'The Far Side of the World' in the same beautiful binding and can arrange to have other copies bound to match. 0 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: David Kenyon]
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        Rocky II (Original screenplay for the 1979 film)

      Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1978. Revised Final Draft script for the 1979 film. Sequel to the 1976 box office hit, this time Rocky must again fight world champion Apollo Creed to regain his honor and prove that his last success wasn't simply a fluke. He is cautioned against the fight due to the possibility of going blind, yet against the wishes of his doctors and now-pregnant wife Adrian he goes back into the ring. Shot on location in Philadelphia and Los Angeles. Black studio wrappers with gilt titles. Title page present, dated June 20, 1978, noted as REV. FINAL DRAFT, with credits for screenwriter Stallone. 123 leaves, mechanically reproduced. Pages Fine, wrapper Near Fine bound with two gold screw brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        Lotte Jacobi

      Danbury, NH: Addison House, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. First edition of this 187 pp monograph. Very good condition in white cloth binding with some soiling. The price intact dustwrapper is quite bright and unfaded. SIGNED and dated by the photographer in 1982. Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A. ]
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        Two important detailed original medical illustrations prepared for the House Select Committee on Assassinations detailing the trajectory of the first bullet that struck John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963: the infamous "single bullet" that not only struck the President, but Governor John Connally as well. A highly desirable and unique assassination relic, and one of the most iconic images of the investigation of the President's murder

      A pair of original and very dramatic 10" x 12.5" medical illustrations, accomplished with ink, gray wash, and tape, depicting the trajectory of the first bullet that struck John F. Kennedy set against profiles of the President's head and shoulders produced for the 1978 hearings on the murder of John F. Kennedy by the House Select Committee on Assassinations. Both drawings, rendered by medical illustrator Ida G. Dox of Bethesda Maryland (who signs the lefthand drawing "Dox"), are housed in a 25" x 15.5" mat bearing her credit on the verso. Both illustrations are covered by a sheet of heavy art paper bearing a stamped note: "DO NOT TOUCH SURFACE OF DRAWING". Offered with a 10" x 8" photograph of Washington D.C. police test firing Oswald's rifle on a shooting range. Beside some minor marginal wear to mat, both drawings are in extremely fine condition.The drawings come from the estate of Cecil W. Kirk (1938-2011) a police officer, investigator and photography expert who served

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        By Night Unstarred: An Autobiographical Novel

      Peter Hand Kavanagh Pr, 01.06.1978.. Gebundene Ausgabe. Gut erhaltenes Exemplar mit geringen Gebrauchsspuren................... g-067c-0514

      [Bookseller: Der Buchecker]
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        I Can Read with My Eyes Shut

      New York: Random House,, 1978. Octavo. Original laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated throughout by Dr. Seuss. An internally fresh copy, light scratches to the laminate on front board, retaining the original price sticker to front board, a very good copy. First edition, first printing. An attractive copy of this Seuss title featuring the Cat in the Hat.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Antonius Höckelmann. Atelier Köln, 1978.

      . 40,5 x 30,5 cm. Minimale Gebrauchspuren.. Antonius Höckelmann in seinem Atelier, Köln 1978. Schwarz-Weiss Fotografie, Abzug 2004 verso handschriftlich bezeichnet und signiert. Erika Kiffl, geboren 1939 in Karlsbad (heute Tschechien), lebt seit 1951 in Düsseldorf. Seit 1979 als freie Fotografin tätig, zuvor als Artdirektorin. Erika Kiffl hatte bereits in den frühen 60er Jahren begonnen, in der Düsseldorfer Kunstszene aktiv zu fotografieren. Bekannt wurde sie mit ihrem eigenen Blick in die Ateliers der Künstler. Zu diesen Fotoserien erschienen mehrere Publikationen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Diderot Encyclopedia The Complete Illustrations 1762-1777

      New York:: Abrams,. fine. 1978.

      [Bookseller: Midway Used and Rare Books]
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        Love Song to the Warriors

      Lenachild Press 1978 - second print. 8.5" by 5.5" paperback. Poetry ,42 pages. B&W cover art & frontis piece by Booth. Top corner bumped. No stamps or marks. Bright clean pages. 23 poems ,some radical lesbian content. Some titles listed: WE ARE THE HEALERS, FOR ROBIN FRE, MEN AND CHILDREN FIRST, FOR THE WITCHES, SONG TO A CELTIC WARRIOR, I RESERVE THE RIGHT TO BITCH, etc. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: 1st Wrappers Books]
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        Twelve Instant Images on Polaroid Type 105 Positive/Negative Film (Limited Edition Portfolio of 12 Hand Signed Prints)

      New York: Polaroid, 1978. Limited Edition . No Binding. Fine. This is a very rare limited edition portfolio of signed prints by 12 of the most important modern masters of photography that was released in 1974 with a limitation of 50 portfolios that were hand signed by the photographers. This should not be confused with the non-signed edition that was released with a limitation of 950 portfolios. (For these portfolios, a facsimile signature was used.) The portfolio is entitled \"Twelve Instant Images on Polaroid Type 105 Positive/Negative Film\". Polaroid launched this project to show that this film process could successfully compete with gelatin silver prints as a fine art medium. The company gave cameras plus a generous stock of film to Ansel Adams, David Bailey, Walker Evans, Yousuf Karsh, Ulrich Mack, Sarah Moon, Lennart Nilson, Kishin Shinoyama, Jeanloup Sieff, Josef Sudek, Oliviero Toscani, and Minor White. The portfolio consists of the image that each photographer felt was the best of the photographs they had taken. The photogravure prints were done by C.J. Bucher AG, Lucerne, Switzerland and were printed on cardboard Bristo satinized very white, 320 grams. The size of the paper is 17.25 x 13 inches with each of the images varying in size with most in the 13 x 10 inch or 10 x 10 inch range. The text sheets provide information on each of the photographs and includes a short bio on the photographer as well as information about the photograph such as the date it was taken, camera used, exposure time, and information on the subject of the photograph. The last text page is the limitation page. This is an out of series portfolio with no number indicated. All 12 of the signed prints are in perfect, unused and unmounted condition. Each photograph is hand-signed by the photographer below the image. The portfolio case is in FINE condition. The laid in description sheets are also in FINE condition with the title sheet having some offset from the box. Please email me for additional information or additional photographs.

      [Bookseller: Franklin Books]
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        The Last Sherlock Holmes Story

      London, Jonathan Cape Ltd. 1978., 1978. First Edition, 8vo. Publisher's black cloth, lettered in gilt, top edge tinted blue. Pictorial dust jacket with very atmospheric, all over design by Tom Adams, price clipped. Slight bumping to spine and upper corners with a tiny lean, near fine. Trivial wear to dust jacket, fine. A lovely copy.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Bibliographie des editions Illustrees des voyages extraordinaires de Jules Verne en cartonnages d'editeur de la collection Hetzel precede d'une chronologie de Jules Verne et de son temps (1814-1919)

      Chez l'auteur. Good. 1978. B002N6V6W0 Good. (Binding: Paper, Jacket: No Jacket) Wrappers with dustjacket. 24 cm,567 pages. One of 1040 copies printed. With laid in pamphlet 'Differents Types De Cartonnages Volumes simples Volumes doubles (planches d'illustrations)' which? illustrated in black & white and color the Hetzel trade bindings. Essential reference for Jules Verne bindings. Good condition in a Good dustjacket. dustjacket has some sun-fading . . B002N6V6W0 .

      [Bookseller: Moe's Books]
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        Schweiz. Einige Jahrgänge der Zeitschrift von 1978 eingebunden.

      . 2 Bde. Rücken aus Pergament, Deckel in Ganzleder. Tadellos.. Die Buchdeckel der Bände sind handbemalt, ein Band in Rot-, Silber- und Goldtönen, der andere Band in Blau-, Silber und Goldtönen. Aus der Buchbinderei K.-G. Hampe in Braunschweig.

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung zum Wetzstein GmbH]
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        Der zerstückte Traum. Für Erich Arendt zum 75. Geburtstag herausgegeben von Gregor Laschen und Manfred Schlösser. Signierte und nummerierte Vorzugsausgabe. 18. Erato-Druck.,

      Berlin: Agora, 1978 - 270 Seiten, mit einigen Abbildungen und Faksimiles. Illustrierter Originalkartonband. Der weiße Einband etwas lichtspurig, insgesamt ein zeitgemäß sehr gutes Exemplar der nummerierten (63 von 100) und von 83 der sechsundachzig vetretenen Autoren jeweils in ihrem Beitrag signierten Exemplaren. Eine der ungewöhnlichsten und seltensten Publikationen westdeutscher Nachkriegsliteratur. - "Dieser Band wurde den einzelnen Autoren zur Signatur zugesandt, wodurch eine Verzögerung der Auslieferung von einem Jahr eintrat. In der Zwischenzeit verstorben waren die Autoren Elena Liesner und Atanas Daltschev. Auf Wunsch des Autors Jürgen Rennert mußte leider auf seine Unterschift verzichtet werden." (Impressum). Beiligend ein Verlagshinweis: "Allfällige leichte Beeinträchtigungen des Papiers sind postalisch bedingt und nicht reklamierbar. Die Versendung der Druckbögen an die einzelnen Autoren in Venezuela oder Ungarn, Israel oder Polen u.a. blieb nicht ganz ohne Folgen". - Der Band enthält Beiträge von Alberti, Altenbourg, Bereska, Biricz, Brasch, Braun, Broyles, du Bouchet, Celan-Léstrange, Claus, Czechowski, Daltschew, Derschau, Endler, Erb, Förster, Fried, Fries, Fritz, Fröhlich, Georgi, Giebner, Gielkens, Goltsche, Grass, Grieshaber, Grüning, Hajnal, Hans, Haraszti, Aufs, Heise, Herms, Hölzer, Jentzsch, Kaszynski, Keller, Kirsch, Kirsten, Kiwus, Klotz, Kofler, Konjetzky, Kooijmann, Krüger, Kundera, Kunert, Kunze, Lachen, Lethen, Lettau, Lehmann, Liessner, Meckel, Medek, Meinecke, Meister, Mok, Moog, Mooij, Naaijkens, Piontek, Raddatz, Randow, Rennert, Rincon, Rokeah, Romano, Rothmaler, Sanders, Schenk, Schlösser, Skacel, Teutsch, Thenior, von der Thüsen, Tode, Trökes, Tucholski, Viehöfer, Wessels, Witt, Wolf und Zulueta. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brungs und Hönicke Medienversand GbR]
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        The Collected Letters of Thomas Hardy, 1840-1927. Edited by Richard Little Purdy, Michael Millgate and Keith Wilson. Including the supplementary volume Further Letters 1861-1927. Complete in eight (8) volumes

      Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1978 - 1980 - 1982 - 1984 - 1985 - 1987 - 1988 - 2012. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Eight volumes. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1978-2012. All volumes first impression. Original dark blue cloth, gilt lettering and decoration, in dustwrappers. Spotting to top edge of textblock of volume one, and internal repair to head of spine of dustwrapper of the same volume. Bump to foot of spine of volume five. Dustwrapper of volume one price-clipped. Volume seven (this volume only of the set) is an uncirculated ex-college library copy, with stamp to edges of textblock (almost imperceptible at top edge, and slightly so at fore-edge) but with no other external markings either to book or dustwrapper; internally the volume has new front endpapers, a "withdrawn" stamp to half-title and stamp to title-page verso, but is otherwise crisp, unmarked, and uniform with the other volumes. (Volume 7 is ex-library, volumes 1-6 and 8 are not). In other respects a near fine, bright set in very good dustwrappers. (**PLEASE READ CAREFULLY** - This is a heavy/overweight eight volume set, therefore additional shipping is required, which will be charged at cost. PLEASE CONTACT US for a prior shipping quote and further information) .

      [Bookseller: JAMES HAWKES]
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        The Diary of. Introduced by Quentin Bell. Edited by Anne Oliver Bell. Assisted by Andrew McNeillie.

      London: The Hogarth Press -84 1978 - First edition. Five volumes. 8vo. Original cloth, dust jackets decorated by Duncan Grant, not price clipped, map endpapers to four volumes, volumes I, II and IV with brief inscriptions from the editor to a Ruth Beresford, who is mentioned twice in the final volume. Jacket spines of volumes III & IV slightly sunned, a small closed tear to the upper edge of the jacket of volume V, a very good set.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop (ABA, ILAB)]
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        Vögel, Eichhörnchen, Hahn und Schlange.

      . Feder in Dunkelbraun, auf Bütten mit Wasserzeichen: Buchstaben "EB". 15:31,2 cm. Verso: Skizze eines stehenden Mannes, Architekturfragmente und mehrere Zahlen. Braune Feder und schwarze Kreide. - Mittelfalte geglättet, leicht gebräunt und stockfleckig.. Vergleichsliteratur: K.G. Boon, Netherlandish Drawings of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries. 2 Bde. Catalogue of the Dutch und Flemish Drawings in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. Den Haag, 1978, Bd. I, Nr. 241, Bd. II, Abb. S. 90; Ausst. Katalog: Jacques de Gheyn II als tekenaar. Rotterdam/Washington 1986, Nr. 67 und 77 mit Abb.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Rom, Porta San Paolo.

      . Pinsel in Grau, grau laviert, über Skizze in schwarzer Kreide, mit schwarzer Feder umrandet, auf Bütten. 18,3:25 cm. - Am linken Rand mit leichten Läsuren. Provenienz: Auktion Sotheby's Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, 1978, Nr. 298 (als J. Asselijn); Sammlung Hans van Leeuwen, Amsterdam (1908-2010), Lugt Suppl. 2799a; Auktion Christie's Amsterdam, The Hans van Leeuwen Collection. Part I. 24.11.1992, Nr. 180 mit Abb..

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Claus, Carlfriedrich. - "Nahtstellen. Zwischenräume. Problem aus dem Realisierungsprozeß sozialistischer Demokratie: Psychische Wirkungen, die eine Weisung auf administrativem Weg von oben nach unten auslösen kann: daraus entstehende nichtantagonistische Widersprüche".

      . Radierung / Strichätzung, auf Kupferdruckpapier, 1978. Von Carlfriedrich Claus. 15,0 x 12,7 cm (Darstellung / Platte) / 40 x 30 cm (Blatt). Werner-Juppe G 52 Ia. Unten links in Bleistift signiert und datiert. - Papier gebräunt. Sonst gut erhalten. Carlfriedrich Claus (1930 Annaberg - 1998 Chemnitz). Deutscher Schriftsteller, Grafiker und Zeichner, 1977 Gründungsmitglied der Gruppe Clara Mosch. Vor allem kalligrafisch aufgefasste und inhaltich philosophisch veranlagte Druckgrafik und Zeichnung..

      [Bookseller: Galerie Himmel]
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        Coleccion Micro Misterio, No. 551: Desdoblamiento

      Mexico City: Editorial Continente, 1978. Publication markings to the rear of the gouache, stray thumbprint, very nice overall; the book is near fine in wrappers.. Original cover gouache on board, 15 x 9 1/2 inches, for book number 551 [Desdoblamiento] in the Mexican comic book series, Coleccion Micro Misterio. Painted by Roberto Dorantes; SIGNED by him. A man and mirror; busty blond. 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.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Inscribed "Star Trek" Shooting Script

      Hollywood, 1978. pamphlet. Original 1978 motion picture shooting script, July 19, 1978, for the Paramount Pictures film, "Star Trek: The Motion Picture," 134 pages, 4to, bound with metal fasteners with the addition of a studio custom-designed cover. The title page indicates that the screenplay was written by Gene Roddenberry and Harold Livingston and the story by Alan Dean Foster. Paramount was able to secure the services of legendary film director Robert Wise ("The Sound of Music" and "West Side Story"), but the intellectual property and production credit is assigned to Roddenberry alone. As this project was masked in great secrecy, Paramount advises: "This script is not for publication or reproduction. No one is authorized to dispose of same. If lost or destroyed, please notify script department." Roddenberry has boldly signed on the cover, "To Ron - with best wishes for our mutual future in Star Trek, Gene Roddenberry." It is worthy to note that he has made the "G" in Gene very similar to the starship Enterprise. A small damp-stain on the "G" has blurred the ink; otherwise near fine condition. American television screenwriter, producer, and futurist, best known for creating the American television science fiction series Star Trek.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store ]
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        Shosha [Signed association copy, that of Erwin Leiser]

      New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1978 New York: Farrar Strauss Giroux, 1978. First Edition / First Printing. Signed, inscribed, and dated (May 29, 1981) by the author on the ffep to Erwin Leiser. Octavo, 277 pp. Fine copy in a near-fine dustjacket showing a bit of small-scale edgewear. At the time of its release Singer's first novel in six years, Shosha is a love story in typically offbeat Singer style. Originally written in Yiddish as were almost all most of his novels, Shosha's English title is the name of a childhood love of the protagonist. An aspiring writer in 1930's Poland, his career is being given a boost by a visiting American couple, and he's essaying the romancing not only of the American wife but of several other women as well when he again encounters Shosha. Been there, done that, though not in Poland. Erwin Leiser (1923-1996) was a highly-regarded German-born journalist and director of trenchant documentaries both historical and political in character, having especially to do with the Nazis and the holocaust, the latter being a documentary topic for which he may have been the first director. A handsome example. L53n

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        The Road to Eleusis Unveiling the Secret of the Mysteries & Persephone's Quest: Entheogens and the Origins of Religion - 2 Books Signed By Gordon Wasson (with) 3 Letters Signed

      New York, 1978. New York, 1978. The letters all hand-written in black or blue ink on R. Gordon Wasson Danbury Connecticut letterhead; 4 August 1986, 3/4 page regarding a letter Greene had sent, "...I have read and re-read your letter. It is a remarkable document. I wish you could incorporate it in your mss. It is written in pure ecstasy..."; and a full page dated 9/4/86 discussing "...Edgar Johnson was teaching English composition at Columbia College - the same rank that I had. He impressed me greatly as a scholar in the making... My book is progressing ...The Yale University Press accepted it with astounding enthusiasm..." with mailing envelope; and a 28 October 1985, half-page thanking Bob Greene for the gift of a shaving brush and how much it means to Wasson every day, with other news, with mailing envelope; all signed 'RGW' or 'Gordon'; (with) 'The Road to Eleusis…' by R. Gordon Wasson, Albert Hoffman, Carl A.P. Ruck; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1978, inscribed on the half-title page, "Sat., 17 May 1986 for Bob Greene in memory of Paul C. Blum, with joint affection for Paul. R. Gordon Wasson"; with dustjacket, map, color & black & white illustrations (with) "Persephone's Quest" by Stella Kramrisch, Jonathan Ott, Carl A.P. Ruck, R. Gordon Wasson, inscribed on the half-title "For Bob Greene, for a souvenir - R. Gordon Wasson" - this being a review or publisher's copy, having some small corrections in Wasson's hand - tipped-on color plate illustrations, paper cover wraps, soiled & worn, short closed tear; (with) the 1986 NY Times obituary announcement for Wasson, an envelope with 12 color photographs of the Eleusis area & grounds; the letters from Wasson to Robert S. Greene (1922-2013) writer, New Orleans jazz musician, documentarian, and historian and a close friend of Wasson via Greene's uncle Paul C. Blum (1898 - 1981) "Scholar, Soldier, Gentleman, Spy."; R. Gordon Wasson Robert Gordon Wasson (1898 - 1986) American author, ethno-mycologist, officer of J.P. Morgan & Co. and occasionally, controversial researcher.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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      Lawndale, CA: SST Publications, 1978. (PETTIBON, RAYMOND). Pettibon, Raymond. CAPTIVE CHAINS BY RAYMOND PETTIBONE. Lawndale, CA: SST Publications, 1978. First Edition. 4to. Stapled Illustrated Wrappers. Artists' Book. Fine. np (64pp), profusely illustrated in b&w. Credited to both Raymond Pettibone (sic) and Raymond Ginn on its inside front cover, "Captive Chains" is Mr. Pettibon's very first artist book cum fanzine. It was published in 1978 by Black Flag's label SST - run by his brother Greg Ginn - in the format of a saddle-stapled black and white comic book combining the thirty-six page narrative tale "Captive Chains" with nearly thirty full page early drawings. A bright, crisp, most handsome example (entry number one in Uwe Koch & Roberto Ohrt's "A Catalogue Raisonné of Artists' Books by Raymond Pettibon, 1978 - 98" which states a printing of "around five thousand copies of which only about one hundred found their way into commercial distribution"). PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 023308&

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        Joseph Beuys. (Gedichten met Duitse vertaling door Maarten Beks en Klaus van de Locht. Met 11 zeefdrukken naar niet eerder gepubliceerde tekeningen van Joseph Beuys, deels ingeplakt, een originele, ingeplakte foto door Ludwig Rinn ('Das Rudel'/ de 24 sleden), waarop een installatie van Beuys, en 4 zeefdrukken naar foto's van Ute Klophaus).

      (Arnhem), Stichting Ravenberg Pers, (1978). (2), 70 p. Garenloos. Geheel gedrukt in zeefdruk in een oplage van 300 genummerde exemplaren, alle gesigneerd door Beuys en Ter Balkt. 1e druk.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas HOLTHUIS]
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        HARD LIGHT

      Los Angeles: Self-Published, 1978. (RUSCHA, EDWARD) (WEINER, LAWRENCE). Ruscha, Edward & Lawrence Weiner. HARD LIGHT. Los Angeles: Self-Published, 1978. First Edition 1/3560. 12mo. Printed Wrappers. Artists' Book. Fine. np (120pp), 65 b&w illustrations. This is Edward Ruscha and Lawrence Weiner's collaborative, photographically illustrated narrative starring Ed's pals Shelly Chamberlain, Suzanne Chandler, and Susan Haller. A bright and glossy, most handsome copy (entry B17 in Siri Engberg's "Edward Ruscha: Editions 1959-1999") of Ruscha's final self-published artist's book of the sixties and seventies. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 022552&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Altenbourg, Gerhard. - "In der Schale ihrer Leiber".

      . Farbholzschnitt, von 4 Stöcken, auf faserigem Büttenpapier, 1978. Von Gerhard Altenbourg. Auflage Exemplar Nr. 46/50. 20,7 x 40,0 cm (Darstellung / Druckstock) / 35,5 x 47,5 cm (Blatt). Außerhalb der Darstellung links unten in grauer Tusche signiert, mittig monogrammiert "A" und rechts datiert. Am Blattrand unten mittig betitelt und rechts mit Prägestempel des Künstlers. Rechts neben der Darstellung eigenhändige Auflagenbezeichnung. - Papier altersbedingt geringfügig gegilbt. Tadellos erhalten. Gerhard Altenbourg (1926 Rödichen-Schnepfetal - 1989 Meißen). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker. 1929 Umzug nach Altenburg. 1944-45 Soldat im Zweiten Weltkrieg. 1946-48 als Schriftsteller und Journalist tätig, Zeichenunterricht bei Erich Dietz. 1948-50 Studium an der Hochschule für Baukunst und Bildende Kunst in Weimar bei Hans Hoffmann-Lederer. 1959 Teilnahme an der documenta II in Kassel. 1961 Gastatelier an der Kunstakademie in Westberlin. 1961 Erwerb einiger Arbeiten durch das Museum of Modern Art in New York. 1962-89 Atelier in Altenburg, Annahme des Künstlernamens "Altenbourg". 1966 Burda-Preis für Grafik in München. 1968 Will-Grohmann-Preis in Westberlin. 1970 Mitglied der Akademie der Künste, Berlin. 1977 Teilnahme an der documenta 6 und Mitgliedschaft bei der ?Life Fellow of the International Biographical Association? in Cambridge. In den 1980er Jahren Ausstellungsverbot und Schließung der Ausstellungen, da er sich den offiziellen Kunstauffassungen der DDR widersetzte.Seit 1998 vergibt das Lindenau-Museum in Altenburg aller zwei Jahre den Gerhard-Altenbourg-Preis.; 4650.

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        Die verzauberten Inseln. Die ersten vier Erzählungen der Encantadas. Mit acht Original Radierungen von Paul Eliasberg, alle 8 Original-Radierungen vom Künstler von Hand signiert.

      Hamburg, Dr. Ernst Hauswedell & Co, 1978.. ISBN 3776201630. Großformat 32,5 x 20,5 cm. 47 S. mit 8 signierten Originalradierungen von Paul Eliasberg. Orig.-Leinenband mit geprägtem Deckel- und Rückentitelschild im Orig.-Verpackungs-Schuber. Sehr gutes Exemplar.. Eins von nur 240 nummerierten Exemplaren (GA 240 arabisch + 20 römisch nummerierte Künstlerexemplare). Alle 8 Originalradierungen einzeln vom Künstler Paul Eliasberg in Bleistift handschriftlich signiert.

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      New York: E. P. Dutton, (1978). New York: E. P. Dutton, (1978). First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in a Near Fine dustwrapper. National Book Award winner, made into a successful film. INSCRIBED "For Charlie" and boldly SIGNED on the half title page by the author, quite uncommon as such. Irving's signature, unfortunately, like Capote's and a few others, is often forged so what appear to be bargains are usually costly mistakes.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Journal of Arid Environments. Volume 1 (1978) - Volume 71 (2007) [LACKING A FEW PARTS]

      Journal of Arid Environments. Volume 1 (1978) - Volume 71 (2007) [LACKING Volumes 55 part 2 through to Volume 58 part 1, and parts 42 (4), 46 (3), 51 (3) and 54 (2 & 4). Extremely scarce - an almost complete set to 2007. Paperbacks, in parts as issued, very good condition. {Because of the extreme weight, delivery can really only be contemplated within most of mainland UK.}. Paperback. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Mike Park Ltd]
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      London/NY: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1978. London/NY: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. 9 1/2 x 13 in. Vol. 1 - 350 pp. Vol. 2 - 359 - 658 pp. Blue cloth boards with gilt figure in circle on front, titles on spines. Lavish B&W and color photos. Condition is NEAR FINE ; both are like new on all points but with some very faint damp-spotting to the covers. Bindings tight and text spotless. DJ's are also NEAR FINE ; like new with no damage, just a hint of foxing to the inside flaps. The original slipcase is also excellent, with a small dent on one edge, otherwise perfect. Antiques. RGR.

      [Bookseller: Andre Strong Bookseller]
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        Traditional Architecture in Kuwait and the Northern Gulf

      United Bank Kuwait/Art & Archaeology Reserach Papers 1978. 174pp. Profusely illustrated with plates and plans. Map. Dual text (English & Arabic)

      [Bookseller: Scorpio Books]
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        Historisch-kritische Ausgabe. 28 Teilbände (alles) Herausgegeben von Winfried Woesler. I,1: Gedichte zu Lebzeiten, Text / Dr.W.Theiß / 1985.... I,2: Gedichte zu Lebzeiten, Dokumentation I / Dr.W.Theiß / 1997.... I,3: Gedichte zu Lebzeiten, Dokumentation II / Dr.W.Theiß / 1998....II,1: Gedichte aus dem Nachlaß, Text / Dr.B.Kortländer / 1993.... II,2: Gedichte aus dem Nachlaß, Dokumentation / Dr.B.Kortländer / 1998.....III,1: Epen, Text / Prof.Dr.L.Jordan / 1980..... III,2: Epen, Dokumentation / Prof.Dr.L.Jordan / 1991.....IV,1: Geistliche Dichtung, Text / Prof.Dr.W.Woesler / 1980..... IV,2: Geistliche Dichtung, Dokumentation / Prof.Dr.W.Woesler / 1992......V,1: Prosa, Text / Dr.W.Huge / 1978..... V,2: Prosa, Dokumentation / Dr.W.Huge / 1984......VI,1: Dramatische Versuche, Text / Dr.S.Berning / 1982..... VI,2: Dramatische Versuche, Dokumentation / Dr.E.Blakert / 2000......VII: Literarische Mitarbeit, Aufzeichnungen, Biographisches / Dr.O.Niethammer / 1998.......VIII,1: Droste-Briefe 1805-1838, Text / Dr.W.Gödden / 1987....... VIII,2: Droste-Briefe 1805-1838, Kommentar / Dr.W.Gödden / 1990......IX,1: Droste-Briefe 1839-1842, Text / Dr.W.Gödden, Dr.I.-M.Barth / 1993...... IX,2: Droste-Briefe 1839-1842, Kommentar / Dr.J.Grywatsch / 1997.....X,1: Droste-Briefe 1843-1848, Text / Prof.Dr.W.Woesler / 1992...... X,2: Droste-Briefe 1843-1848, Kommentar / Prof.Dr.W.Woesler / 1996......XI,1: An-Briefe 1809-1840, Text / Prof.Dr.B.Plachta / 1994 XI,2: An-Briefe 1809-1840, Kommentar / Prof.Dr.B.Plachta / 1996......XII,1: An-Briefe 1841-1848, Text / S.Thürmer / 1995...... XII,2: An-Briefe 1841-1848, Kommentar / S. Thürmer / 2000......XIII,1: Musikalien, Text / Dr.A.Kansteiner / 1986..... XIII,2: Musikalien, Dokumentation / Dr.A.Kansteiner / 1988.XIV,1: Bibliographie, 1.Teil / Dr.A.Haverbusch / 1983...... XIV,2: Bibliographie, 2.Teil / Dr.A.Haverbusch / 1985...

      Tübingen, Verlag Max Niemeyer, 1978 ff.. 24 cm, Original-Leineneinband mit Schutzumschlag. Schutzumschläge teisl mit Legerspuren, sonst sehr gut

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