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        TULSA

      1979 - CLARK, Larry. TULSA. (New York: Larry Clark, 1971 [actually 1979]). First cloth-bound and second edition overall, following the 1971 first (paper-bound) edition. Signed by Clark on title-page. Black and white photo illustrations. [64] pp. Quarto, black cloth, title stamped in silver to spine; black dust-jacket with photo illustration on front panel. Cloth has faded slightly just at the top and bottom edges, else fine. The dust-jacket, showing light rubbing and with a closed tear at rear fold- in, is very good.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company, inc.o ABAA]
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        Don Segundo Sombra.

      Buenos Aires, ‘Sociedad de Bibliófilos Argentinos’, 1979. - Don Segundo Sombra. Buenos Aires, Sociedad de Bibliofilos Argentinos, 1979. Large folio. 197 + [1 blank]p + [4 + 1 blank]f. Title with name and device of the Argentine Bibliophile Society in green. With 9 etchings drawn and engraved by Aída Carballo. Grey publisher’s wrappers, title blind-embossed on front cover, name and device of the Argentine Bibliophile Society in green; publisher’s box with label. Number 77 of a limited edition of 100 copies on Auvergne crème paper (printed for Héctor P. Lanfranco) finely printed for the Society of Argentine Bibliophiles in celebration of the 50th anniversary of its founding on 20 August 1928. The text of Don Segundo Sombra is based on Güiraldes’ personal copy of the first edition of his work (published in 1926) which contained corrections in his own hand. Ricardo Güiraldes (1886-1927) had spent much time in Paris, where he was attracted to the avant-garde, leading him later to collaborate on innovative journals of the twenties including Proa and Martín Fierro. The present work is his masterpiece, and considered the classic Argentine novel; it celebrates rural life and gaucho simplicity in a boy’s growth to maturity under the tutelage of a wise cowhand Don Segundo Sombra, portrayed as a personification of the pampa. The beautifully executed etchings include a round frontispiece portrait, a man fishing, a pair of lovers, and gauchos in the Argentine pampa (each about 215 x 155mm). A very fine copy. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hünersdorff Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        Smiley's People.

      Hodder & Stoughton, London 1979 - First edition of the third book in the author's acclaimed Karla Trilogy. Octavo, blue boards. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with just light rubbing. Signed by Le Carre on the title page. A very sharp copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Dubin's Lives.

      New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1979 - Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt, blue top-stain. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the lightly rubbed and marked jacket that is tanned along the spine and top edges. First trade edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "For Gordon and Barbara with affection and all additional love for Atticus – Beru". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Tome Wolfe signed book ?The Right Stuff?

      Book Signed ?Tom Wolfe? with large flourish, ?The Right Stuff?. Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York, 1979. 6? x 9?, 437 pp, no edition stated, price clipped jacket. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Book has some light wear; dust jacket has light wear at top edge.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Jessica Lange (color portrait from the front cover of INTERVIEW, with hand-drawn additions, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY ANDY WARHOL)

      Interview, New York 1979 - This is the front cover of volume IX, number 4 (April, 1979) of INTERVIEW, Andy Warhol's fabled tabloid. On this cover is a brightly-colored portrait of a young and attractive Jessica Lange, executed in purest "Interview" style. Warhol has added a fanciful necklace in felt-tip pen. Inscribed "To Lillyan" (sic) and FULLY SIGNED (again, in felt-tipped pen) BY ANDY WARHOL. 43 x 28 cm (17 x 11 inches), and thus COMPLETELY UNTRIMMED. Professionally deacidified and matted. In excellent condition. Provenance: "Lillyan" was Lilyan Cole, the second wife of Sylvan Cole (dean of American print dealers and a well-known fixture of the New York arts scene from the 1940s until his death in 2005.) When Lilyan died in 1989 this picture passed to Sylvan. Shortly before his death Sylvan gave it to me (his favorite nephew). Original drawing over a mass-reproduced color image is perhaps the perfect embodiment of Warhol's art. UNIQUE. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Cole & Contreras / Sylvan Cole Gallery]
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        Canopus in Argos Archives: Re: Colonised Planet 5 Shikasta; The Marriages Beteen Zones Three, Four and Five; The Sirian Experiments; The Making of the Representative for Planet 8; The Sentimental Agents in the Volyen Empire (5 signed volumes)

      Jonathan Cape, London 1979 - Complete sequence of the first editions , a space fiction influenced by Sufism mystical themes, and dealing with social, cultural and spiritual issues, preliminary remarks of the author in volume one, preface in volume three, five volumes, 1979, 1980, 1980, 1982, 1983, octavo, hardcovers, xi-365, 244, ix-288, 145, 179 pages, with five different portraits of the author on rear jacket panels, each volume signed by the author on the half title page, except the fifth volume, a review copy with the review slip, signed on the title page, this complete set is fine in fine dust jackets, with volume three price-clipped and volume four with trace of a new price sticker over the original price £6,50 still readable. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: alain marchet]
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        THE CATAFALQUE WORKS

      Diogenes, Zurich 1979 - Toledano A72. Set of nine quality paperbacks: (in English) The Loathsome Couple; The Nursery Frieze; The Iron Tonic: or A Winter Afternoon in Lonely Valley; The Glorious Nosebleed, Fifth Alphabet; The Inanimate Tragedy; The Sopping Thursday; The Pious Infant, Henry Clump. by Mrs. Regera Dowdy; The Deranged Cousins; and (in German sans translation) Die Katafalk-Werke. All books are in fine condition and housed in near fine slip case with light edgewear. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine & Rare Books, ABAA]
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        The Lamb of Abyssalia.

      Oates, Joyce Carol. 1979 - Pict. boards, 33pp, Limited edition of 350 copies, this is #41 of 350 signed by author and artist. Ten separate prints by Klopp in card pocket. GIFT QUALITY [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: McLaren Books]
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        The Great Shark Hunt

      Summit Books 1979 - A very good first edition in a very good dust jacket, with a long and humorous inscription from Thompson on the front free endpaper. Complete row of numbers from 10 to 1 on the copyright page. Original price of $14.95 on the front flap of the jacket. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. We will provide a certificate of authenticity. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Gentleman Volunteer. The Letters of George Hennell from the Peninsular War 1812-1813, A

      London: Heinemann, 1979. - One of Twenty-Five Copies Signed by Michael Glover and Sir Antony Readand Specially Bound by Zaehnsdorf[ZAEHNSDORF, binder]. [GLOVER, Michael, editor]. HENNELL, George. A Gentleman Volunteer. The Letters of George Hennell from the Peninsular War 1812-1813. Edited by Michael Glover. [With a Foreword by General Sir Antony Read]. London: Heinemann, [1979].First edition. "Of this edition 25 copies have been reserved by arrangement with the Publisher’s for fine binding by Zaehnsdorf. This is copy number 9 which has been specially bound for David Brass" (calligraphed on an inserted limitation leaf at front). Large octavo (9 3/16 x 6 inches; 234 x 152 mm.). [8], 181, [1, blank] pp. Six double-sided photographic plates and several maps and plans in the text.One of twenty-five copies signed (on the half-title) by Michael Glover and Sir Antony Read and specially bound by Zaehnsdorf (stamp-signed in gilt on front turn-in) in full black morocco. Covers ruled in gilt, front cover with an oval onlaid red morocco medallion (3 1/2 x 2 15/16 inches; 88 x 75 mm.) stamped in gilt with the silhouette portrait of George Hennell (reproducing the portrait on the front flap of the dust jacket). Spine panelled and lettered in gilt with five raised bands and with a circular red morocco onlay with the Zaehnsdorf monogram stamped in gilt at the foot, board edges ruled in gilt, turn-ins decoratively stamped in gilt, all edges gilt, red watered silk doublures and liners. Original pictorial dust jacket bound in at end. A fine copy. Housed in the original fleece-lined black cloth slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Colli di Urbino. Acqueforti di Leonardo Castellani. Editti sul vestire nel Ducato.

      Milano-Reggio Emilia 1979 - cartella con 5 quartini sciolti stampati in grigio e contenenti ciascuno un'acquaf. firm. e numer. a 100 esempl., tranne il I che ne ospita due e a due col. sullo stesso foglio. Omaggio dell'artista urbinate, faentino di nascita, alla natura e al paesaggio della città che lo accolse e gli diede la notorietà. Jentsch, p. 95. L'impressione è stata fatta a mano dallo stesso artista su carta Magnani. Bella custodia in tela della legatoria Buchignani.

      [Bookseller: Studio bibliografico LE MUSE]
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        Dubin's Lives

      Farrar Straus & Giroux, New York 1979 - 362 pages. First edition, first state with the last line of text on page 321 missing. Signed by Malamud on the first sheet. Burgess best 99 novel. His tenth book. Dust jacket design by Honi Werner. Fine book in a fine dust jacket. A beautiful copy! [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fireproof Books]
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        Clavé

      Denoël 1979 - In-4 en feuilles sous chemise et emboîtage toilé rouge, ÉDITION ORIGINALE de ce magnifique ouvrage consacré à Clavé, tirage total à 125 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin d'Arches, le nôtre est un des 25 exemplaires Hors-Commerce (n° HC XXIV), l'ouvrage propose 127 reproductions d'oeuvres de Clavé, de grande qualité, dont 27 en couleurs, l'impression étant parfois faite sur fond noir, et toujours avec un très grand soin, notre exemplaire est bien accompagné des DEUX GRAVURES ORIGINALES sous chemise (68 x 52 cm), tirées à 25 exemplaires NUMÉROTÉS et SIGNÉS par CLAVÉ, RARISSIME, MAGNIFIQUE, le tout en PARFAIT ÉTAT. Clavé [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Abraxas-libris]
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        THE KENYON REVIEW, special issues for a patron

      (Kenyon College) 1979-1982, (Gambier, OH) - The first sixteen issues of the New Series of this important American literary magazine. These are special issues with loose signatures laid into the covers. According to a letter from the editors dated 1990, included here, these issues were specially done for a patron who donated $100 per issue in exchange for autographed copies. A later note from an editorial assistant at the time states that the donor actually contributed much more than the stated amount per issue, more like $8000, and that only four years of signed copies were done, thus making this complete and the only known set. Nearly every contribution is SIGNED by the author, a total of more than 200 signatures, including duplicates, and including several winners of the Nobel Prize. Some of the better known authors: Samuel Beckett, Alexander Solzhenitsyn (3), Italo Calvino, Joseph Brodsky (2), Czeslaw Milosz, Harold Pinter, Derek Walcott, Claude Levi-Strauss, Woody Allen (2), James Merrill (2), George Crumb, Amy Clampitt (4), Ursula Le Guin (3), William Gass, Robert Hass, James Dickey (2), Sharon Olds, Rita Dove, W. D. Snodgrass, Joyce Carol Oates (3), Robert Bly, E. L. Doctorow, Barry Hannah, Michael Harper, David Ignatow, Mary Jo Salter, Christopher Logue, Anthony Hecht (2), Guy Davenport (2), Robert Pinsky, Harold Bloom, Tom Disch, Patricia Hampl, John Hollander, Alfred Corn, Brad Leithauser (2), etc. Two issues are missing a leaf with writings by Gunter Grass in one and Derek Walcott in the other. We suspect that these were never returned by the authors. Near Fine and quite exceptional, likely unique [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Sylt '79. Ölgemälde auf Platte, gerahmt.

      1979.. Ausdrucksstarkes Ögemälde des 1943 geborenen schwedischen Künstlers: Gezeigt wird der Strand und die Meeresbrandung auf Sylt, links unten mit L. Aschenbrenner signiert, lechts unten mit *Sylt 79* bezeichnet. Bildmaße: 73 x 102 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß:88 x 118 cm ). Ausgeführt in Öl auf Platte. >>Aschenbrenner wurde in den 1960er Jahren von der Pop-Art inspiriert und fand seine Motive in einfachen, alltäglichen Gegenständen. In seinen späteren Landschaften gewinnt seine Malerei teils eine plastische Dimensionalität. Er hat Auftragsarbeiten für die öffentliche Hand getätigt und ist zudem als Illustrator von Büchern bekannt. << Von guter Erhaltung, der aufwendige Rahmen mit einer kleinen Beschädigung rechterhand. ( Bitte beachten: Leider kein Versand möglich - hier nur selbst organisierte Abholung in meinem Ladengeschäft ). ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Die niederländischen Maler des 17. Jahrhunderts. 5 Bde. compl..

      München, Bruckmann, 1979-80. 4°, je ca 500 S ., 2280 teilw. farb. Abb., OLwd., Bibliotheksschild a, Rücken, Stempel u. Sign. a Vors. u. Titelbl. - etwas gebrauchsspurig Preis in CHF: 605. 4. überarbeitet Auflage (Nde IV, V 2. überarbeitete Aufl.)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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        Cleopatra und Meleager. Cleopatra perfuading Meleager to take his Arms in defence of his country.

      . Kupferstich in Punktiermanier, in mehreren Farben, von Ruhot, auf Bütten. 32:37,4 cm. Auf die Plattenkante geschnitten, im Schriftrand unten dünne Papierstelle, verso Reste alter Leimspuren. Literatur: Gerard vgl. 48; Boerner 1979, vgl. aus 72; Manners-Williamson vgl. S. 223. Illustration zu Plutarch,, Leben des Aemilius sowie Homer, Ilias.. Angelika Kauffmann war eine der berühmtesten Malerinnen ihrer Zeit. Bereits als 11jährige galt sie als Wunderkind. Als Tochter des Porträt- und Freskenmalers J.J. Kauffmann (1702-1782), der ihr erster Lehrer war, wurde Kauffmanns zeichnerisches und musikalisches Talent schon im Kindesalter erkannt und gefördert. Die beiden ersten Italienaufenthalte in den Jahren 1754-1757 und 1758-1766 brachten entscheidende künstlerische Impulse sowie die Verbindung zu zahlreichen potenziellen Auftraggebern. 1766 ließ sie sich in England nieder, wo sie zahlreiche Porträtaufträge von Hof und Adel erhielt. Nach der Heirat mit dem Maler A. Zucchi (1726-1795) siedelte sie 1782 nach Rom über, wo sie ebenfalls bald zu einer der gefeiertsten Künstlerinnen ihrer Zeit avancierte. Auch für die deutschen Romreisenden war ihr Atelier eine wichtiger Treffpunkt, insbesondere für den Weimarer Kreis um Goethe, Herder, die sie beide porträtierte, und Herzogin Anna Amalia von Sachsen-Weimar. Neben ihrer Porträttätigkeit betrieb Angelika Kauffmann ebenso erfolgreich die Historienmalerei. So führte sie Aufträge u.a. für Kaiser Joseph II. und für das russische Herrscherhaus aus. Bereits 1762 wurde sie Ehrenmitglied der Accademia Bologna und 1765 ordentliches Mitglied der Accademia di San Luca zu Rom. Zudem beteiligte sie sich 1768 an der Gründung der Royal Academy; gemeinsam mit Mary Moser (1744-1819), einer der berühmtesten Malerinnen Englands, gehörte sie zu deren einzigen weiblichen Mitgliedern.

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        Six Darn Cows

      Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, Publishers [0-88862-247-3] 1979, 1st Edition. (Hardcover) unpaginated. Near fine. Issued without dust jacket. Squarish Octavo. Illustrated boards with mild rubbing. Clean, tight text block with bright illustrations throughout. A lovely copy. Signed and inscribed by the author across the front attached endpaper and title page in blue ink. The inscription reads " for Fay, Margaret Laurence". A lovely childrens books by the famous Canadian author. Also included is a VERY SCARCE PROMOTIONAL 45 RPM RECORDING of Six Darn Cows, read by Margaret Laurence, Accompanied by Bob Bossin. Containings 4:50 of spound on side A and 5:04 on side B. The disc is in fine condition in a white paper slipcase. Illustrations by Ann Blades. Signed and inscribed by Margaret Laurence..

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Archäologisches Korrespondenzblatt. Urgeschichte, Römerzeit, Frühmittelalter. Bände 9 - 37. 1971-1998. 115 Hefte. Herausgegeben vom Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseum. Es fehlt Heft 24/1.

      Mainz, Verlag des RGZ, 1979 (- 2005) - Sehr guter Zustand. Deutsch 50000g [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Krull GmbH]
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        Earthworm

      Princeton, N.J.: Ontario Review Press [1979]. Post card poem. First separate edition, first issue (with "God bless him" in the first line of the third stanza"). Poem card. Fine. Very scarce, traditionally one of the hardest Updike items to find, especially in the first issue. Reportedly only a total of 100 copies of both issues together were published. De Bellis and Broomfield A77: "Roberts reports 100 copies in the entire edition; number in each printing not established." In our experience, the first issue is much the scarcer.

      [Bookseller: Between The Covers]
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        Suttree

      Random House, 1979. Hardcover. Acceptable. New York: Random House, 1979. First Edition, First Printing. Association copy, seemingly inscribed by people who may have known Cormac McCarthy or inspired characters in Suttree. In the original dust jacket with the price of $12.95 intact. In Fair condition, in a Good Minus dust jacket. The boards show soiling, with heavy wear at the corners. Spine cloth heavily worn. Front hinge starting. Pages are in fair condition as well, with water warping, light pencil marking. The dust jacket shows edge wear, surface wear and creasing. The book was lent out by a woman named Kit, who had each reader write an inscription. The front free end paper and the following page have a total of four gift inscriptions to a Kit and Barb, and the inscriptions suggest the people who wrote them knew Cormac McCarthy personally, or found themselves written into the book itself. A truly one-of-a-kind copy, offering an interesting glimpse into the background of the novel. The inscriptions, as far as can be deciphered, are as follows:

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Helmut Newton, special collection, 24 photo lithos (An Xavier Moreau book)

      Congreve Publishing Co. - 0930186079 Good+; Softcover; 1979, Congreve Publishing Co; Light-to-moderate shelfwear to covers; Clean textblock edges; Few light scuffs around the edges; Pages Clean & unmarked; Good binding with straight spine; This book will be stored & delivered in a sturdy, archival quality storage box with foam padding; Extra-Large, Tall Format; Approx. 60 pages; Black covers with title in white lettering; "Helmut Newton, Special Collection, 24 Photo Lithos (An Xavier Moreau Book)," by Helmut Newton. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: South Bay Books]
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        The Trilogy in Five Parts [Hitch-hiker's Guide/Restaurant at the End of the Universe/Life, the Universe/So long./Mostly Harmless - all first edition, first printings

      Arthur Barker/Pan/Heinemann 1979 - Consisting of five first edition, first printings: 'Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy' a first edition, first printing published by Arthur Barker in 1979. A fine book without inscriptions. In a fine second issue wrapper with the blue rear panel and no price. A little rubbed to the corners. 'The Restaurant at the End of the Universe' a first printing published by Arthur Barker in 1980. A very good+ book (one small name deleted to the front endpaper), a little staining and spotting to the edges. In a very good+ unpriced/unclipped wrapper with one small hole closed tear to the front panel. 'Life, The Universe and Everything' a first printing published by Arthur Barker in 1982. A fine book (faint handling mark to the edge of the front board) - no inscriptions, in a fine unclipped wrapper priced at £6.50 as called for. 'So Long and Thanks for All the Fish' a first printing published by Pan Books in 1984. A very good+ book without inscriptions in a very good unclipped wrapper with the hologram to the front panel. 'Mostly Harmless' a first printing published by Heinemann in 1992. A near fine book in unclipped wrapper. Rarely offered as a set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books ABA ILAB PBFA]
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        The Dead Zone

      Viking Press, New York 1979 - First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Stephen King on the year of publication. A magnificent copy. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION with "First Published in 1979 by the Viking Press" printed on the copyright page with NO indication of later printings. This ORIGINAL First Issue dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO fading to the dustjacket. The book is in fabulous condition and appears UNREAD. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning. The boards are crisp and the pages are exceptionally clean. There is NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy SIGNED by the author, NOT inscribed to anyone in collector's condition. We buy SIGNED King First Editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        AFTER THE FUNERAL

      London: The Whittington Press & William Heinemann, 1979. Limited Edition, numbered XIII of XXV from a larger limitation of 200. Full Leather. Near Fine binding. Sally Scott. Signed by Sally Scott and Grant on the colophon. Folio. Bound as issued in full beige Niger by Weatherby Woolnough--those from the larger limitation were quarter bound; a lovely production with a bold vignetted blocked in blind on the upper cover; housed in a publisher issued marbled paper covered slipcase; digital images can be made available upon request. Near Fine binding.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc. ]
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        Legiony Polskie. Prawda i legenda 1794-1807.

      Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej, 1969; 1976; 1971;1979. - Notka wydawnicza: Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej, 1969; 1976; 1971;1979.; Wymiar bloku: 25cm.; Naklad: 4307; Uwagi: Oprawa plotno z otarciami, 1.4 w innym kolorze. T.1: Dzialalnosc niepodleglosciowa i zaczatki legionow 1794-1797. T.2: Zwyciestwa i kleski 1797-1799. T.3: Z nad Renu na San Domingo 1799-1802. T.4: "Z ziemi wloskiej do Polski" 1800-1807.; Strony: T.1 543, [1]s. T.2 711, [1]s. T.3 773, [3]s. T.4 765, [3]s., [1]k. tabl. zloz.; Kategorie tematyczne: historia Polski XIX wiek nowozytnosc wojskowosc / history of Poland 19th century Modern Times (15/16th-18th century) military / Geschichte Polens 19. Jh. Neuzeit Militärwesen;

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        Grammatik der Rosen. Gesammelte Prosa. Herausgegeben von Klaus Reichert. In drei Bänden.

      Salzburg, Residenz Verlag, 1979. EA.W/G 58. 3 Bde. 8°. 344, 498 u. 520 S. Schwarzes O-Ganzleder m. Goldprägung i.Schuber. Nr. 2 von insgesamt nur 100 Exemplaren, von H.C. Artmann signiert. Sehr gut erhalten, lediglich Band 1 mit unauffälliger Kratzspur..

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        DOCTOR BENWAY A PASSAGE FROM THE NAKED LUNCH

      Santa Barbara: Bradford Morrow, 1979.. Large octavo. Cloth and boards Frontispiece by K. Anders. Fine in dust jacket. Prospectus laid in. First edition in this format of a variant text, accompanied by an introduction by the author. From a total edition of 500 copies printed by Patrick Reagh, this is one of 26 lettered copies, hors commerce, signed by the author.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Signed First Edition of the enlarged revised version of ?Happiness Is a Warm Puppy? ? including Woodstock, Franklin, and Marcie ? with all drawings in color!

      Book Signed ?Best wishes- / Charles M. Schulz? on the front free-endpaper. Six-inch long signature! ?Happiness Is a Warm Puppy? by Charles M. Schulz. San Francisco: Determined Productions, 1979. First Edition thus. 128 pages, 7? x 7?. All drawings are in color. Pictorial front cover with Peppermint Patty hugging Snoopy who?s dressed as the World War I Flying Ace. Rubbed at edges, bump on back cover. Very Good condition. Original dust jacket with minor rubbing at upper and lower edges of dust jacket spine. Protected in a clear archval cover.Woodstock is Snoopy?s best friend. The small, scrappy yellow bird first appeared nameless in a 1967 strip; he was named in 1970. He appears in this edition. On the last page, following the last ?Happiness is? seniment, a smiling Snoopy and Woodstock are dancing across the page. Franklin, first appearance in 1968, Charlie Brown?s quiet friend and confidant, the only Black American in the Peanuts gang, and Marcie, Peppermint Patty?s best friend, first appea

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        COLLECTED STORIES 1939 - 1976. INTRODUCTION BY GORE VIDAL

      Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1979.. Large octavo. Cloth and decorated boards, paper spine label. About fine in slightly scratched acetate wrapper. First edition, limited issue, deluxe subvariant. One of sixty numbered copies, specially bound, and signed by both Bowles and Vidal on a sheet bound after the title- leaf, in addition to three hundred copies signed by Bowles alone.

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        SUTTREE

      New York: Random House, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. New York: Random House, 1979. First edition. This semi-autobiographical novel follows Cornelius Suttree, who has repudiated his former life of privilege to become a fisherman on the Tennessee River. The author of such works as Blood Meridian (1985), All the Pretty Horses (1992), and No Country for Old Men (2005), McCarthy (b.1933) is regarded by many as the greatest living American novelist. Octavo. Publisher&#39;s remainder stamp to the top edge; else a crisp, unread example in an equally fine dust jacket..

      [Bookseller: The Book Shop, LLC]
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        Suttree

      New York: Random House, 1979. First edition. First edition, stated. Very good or better in a very good or better unclipped dust jacket, with the jacket showing some slight rubbing, scuffing, a wrinkle to the jacket spine at crown, all minor annoyances that disappear when the jacket is under mylar. Top edge a little dusty, some slight foxing to the text block fore edge but not overly much. A solid copy, apparently read more than once, but well preserved and free of blemish, inscriptions, ownership markings and happily not disfigured by a remainder mark.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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        DOCTOR WHO, and the Destiny of the Daleks.

      London, Allan Wingate, (A Howard & Wyndham Company), 1979.FIRST EDITION 1979, HARDBACK IN DUSTWRAPPER. 8vo, 205 x 130 mm, 8 x 5 inches, 110 pages, original publisher's blue boards, gilt lettering to spine. Light age browning to margins, near Fine copy in near Fine DUSTWRAPPER (dw: not price clipped, faint yellowing to top edge of upper panel). ZOOMABLE IMAGE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        L'Art d'Aimer. 15 Original Engravings by Salvador DALI.

      Centre Cultural de Paris, 1979 Total edition 234 copies. One of the 48 copies on Japan Nacre numbered in Roman Number X - LVII of which our copy is LV. Signed by Dali in pencil on the justification page.The book is bound in the original decorative cover signed by Renaissance du Livre bindery, in two tone-brown full leather, with an embossed engraving after Dali in the center, gilt lettering on the spine, and decorative seals after Dali on top and bottom corners of the front cover. Complete of the original slipcase.Printed on Japan Nacre paper, illustrated by 15 original engravings in color with Dali signature in plate: 13 wood engravings + 1 lithograph + 1 etching. Text by Ovid in French. The book comes with an extra suite of 12 woodcuts in sanguine, in Velin d'Arches, well preserved in the separate original portfolio and slipcase.In very Good condition. More pictures on request.

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        Diving

      New York: Atheneum 1979. First edition. Small octavo. 150pp. Many photos of divers in action. One corner worn, else very good in tattered dustwrapper lacking much of the rear panel. This copy is Inscribed on the dedication page by Dr. Lee to his star pupil Greg Louganis: "Greg, it is dedicated to such divers as you who must carry the burden of 'American Diving Supremacy' ---but whether you win or lose you will always be my diver 'Numero Uno' and my Number Two Son. Your Coach and #2 Big Daddy. Sammy." Dr. Lee was himself an Olympic diver, winning back-to-back gold medals in 1948 and 1952. Later he became a celebrated diving coach and worked with Greg Louganis from the time Louganis was in his early teens. When this book was published, the teenage Greg had already won an Olympic silver medal but was destined for greater glory in the 80s. Additionally, Louganis is the subject of several of the photos in this book as well. In later years, Greg Louganis became an outspoken and articulate advocate for gay rights and remains so to this day. A wonderful association between to gold metal winning Olympic divers.

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        Suttree

      New York: Random House, 1979. First edition of the author&#39;s fourth novel and what many consider to be his finest. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Cormac McCarthy on the half title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Suttree is the fourth of McCarthy&#39;s novels to be published, but he had started it well before his first, The Orchard Keeper, appeared in 1965 to great critical acclaim. The principle scene of Suttree is Knoxville, Tennessee in the early 1950&#39;s. The central figure, Cornelius Suttree, is a fisherman who lives in a dilapidated houseboat on the river. Estranged from his prominent family, he has withdrawn from the society they represent, choosing instead a different world inhabited by people who live precarious, desperate, often violent lives. "McCarthy is a writer to he read, to be admired, and quite honestly- envied" (Ralph Ellison).

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        Andy Warhol&#39;s Exposures

      New York: Andy Warhol Books / Grosset & Dunlap, (1979). Fine in silver stamped and edged boards, fine plain black slipcase. Housed in a custom clamshell box.. Deluxe Edition. Quarto. The Silver edition. SIGNED by the artist. Warhol photographs with text by Warhol and Bob Colacello. Only 50 or so copies were actually printed.

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        NAGASHIZUKI THE JAPANESE CRAFT OF HAND PAPERMAKING

      North Hills, PA: Bird & Bull Press, 1979.. Small quarto. Quarter morocco and decorative Japanese paper over boards by E.G. Parrot. Illustrations by Robert Flavin. Fine, with prospectus laid in. First edition. An unnumbered copy, in addition to three hundred numbered copies printed on B&B Nagashizuki paper. In place of the number, this copy is designated in the printer Henry Morris&#39;s hand: "H.M. Copy." He has also inscribed this copy: "2/2/82 How come...has the copy which is marked &#39;H.M. copy&#39; in my own handwriting? I wish I knew -- but there it is -- Henry Morris." Includes fourteen samples of original Japanese papers.

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