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        A Tan and Sandy Silence

      New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine. Signed by the author on the title page, book and jacket with minor edge wear, a very nice collectible copy. . First Printing. Very Good+

      [Bookseller: Fallen Leaf Books, IOBA]
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        Kommunismus im afroamerikanischen Roman

      Zustand dem Alter entsprechend, Einband: minimale Gebrauchsspuren, Sprache: Deutsch, Eigentümervermerk: Bibliotheksstempel, Metzlersche J.B. Verlagsb, 1979

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        Codex Vaticanus 3738 (Cod Vat A, Cod Rios) der Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana

      Graz: Akademische Druck and Verlagasanstalt, 1979 [i-viii]+96 pages of the reproduction of the codex. Folio (13 3/4" x 10") bound in quarter brown leather with brown lettering to spine and cover over beige boards. Codices Selecti Volume LXV; Codices E Vaticanis Selecti Volumen XXVI. First edition of the publication.Codex Rios. Codex Vaticanus A. Codex Vaticanus 3738. Biblioteca Apostoica Vaticana, Rome. Ritual calendarical, historical and ethnographic. Valley of Mexico. c1566-89 on European paper with 101 leaves (48 x 29 cm). Codex Rios and Codex Telleriano-Remensis are currently believed to be copies of a common original, the lost Codex Hutzilopochtli. Codex Rios is believed to have been copied by a non-Indian artist in Italy and its long Italian texts to be based on a commentary by Friar Pedro de los Rios. The date 1566 occurs in the text as a reference to a past event; the paper appears not to have been made until 1569-70. The manuscript has seven major sections: (1) cosmogenic and mythological traditions with some emphasis on the four epochs and including notices about Quetzalcoatl and the Toltecs, (2) a 260-day divinatory almanac, (3) calendrical tables without drawings for the years 1558-1619, (4) an 18-month festival calendar with drawings of the gods of each period, (5) sacrificial and other customs including portraits of Indian types, (6) pictorial annals for the years 1195-62 beginning with the migration from Chicomoztoc and covering later events in the Valley of Mexico, and (7) year glyphs for the years 1556-62 without written or pictorial entries. Most of the codex has a long written commentary in Italian, but only three pages of the historical section are annotated. Details from four pages were published in Cartari (1615). These were obtained by the editor, Pignoria, from Octavio Malipiero and had formerly been owned by Cardinal Amulio, the Vatican librarian. A detail from the fifth page which appears in a later edition (1626) was obtained from Filippo Winghernio. Paso y Troncoso identifies these details as copied form the Codex Rios and not from Codex Telleriano-Remensis or from Codex Huitzilopochtli. Twelve pages were reproduced by Humboldt (1810). The first edition was by Kingsborough (1831-48) with paleography and English translation of the Italian text. Innumerable studies of Mexican Indian religion have commented on the cosmological section of the manuscript, particularly its drawings of the four world eras (Handbook of Middle American Indians volume 14 186-7).Condition:Light soiling, corners gently rubbed else a near fine copy.

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        Edward Bawden

      The Pendomer Press, Loxhill, Godalming, Surrey 1979 - 4to. 200pp. Limited de-luxe edition of 200 (this being no 8). Original black morocco-backed patterned boards. Top edge gilt. Also loose exhibition ticket and prospectus. Book designed by John & Griselda Lewis. Printed & bound by the Scolar Press. Printed on Glastonbury Book Antique Laid 120gsm. Set in 12/14 point Monotype Modern Extended and printed by offset litho. Original slipcase. Probably the definitive work on Edward Bawden. Colour and black & white illustrations. Also contains an original colour lithograph "Nekayah, the Prince and Imlac in Cairo' (from 'The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia' by Samuel Johnson.) titled, numbered and signed in pencil at foot by the artist and protected in a separate printed portfolio that is housed in the slipcase. Fine and with little evidence of use. A very clean and crisp copy. Quite a heavy book but no additional postage to UK destinations. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Dead Zone

      U.S.A.: The Viking Press, 1979 A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, inscribed by Stephen King on the title page. Former owner's blindstamp on the half-title page.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books]
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        Treize manières de regarder un fragment d'Alechinsky. Dertien manieren om een fragment van Alechinsky te zien. (Met een originele, genummerde en gesigneerde litho van Hugo Claus en een originele, genummerde en gesigneerde ets van Pierre Alechinsky).

      - [Antwerpen], Ziggurat, (1979). Losbladig in linnen map, in linnen foedraal. 31 x 22 x 3 cm. Gedrukt in een oplage van 75 genummerde en gesigneerde exemplaren (dit is nummer 5). [2e druk]. Vlekje op rug.* Exemplaar met handgeschreven, gesigneerde opdracht van Alechinsky tegenover het colofon: 'pour claude de vos, cordialement/ pierre alechinsky'. BHC 37.2.

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        Münzkatalog Ungarn. Von 1000 bis heute.

      8, 366 Seiten mit sehr zahlr. Abbildungen, OLeinen mit farbig illustr. OUmschlag dieser mit ganz leichten Gebrauchssp. sonst sehr guter Zustand - 1979. b82152 ISBN: 3870451629

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht - Preis inkl. MwSt.]
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        Ritratti & Autoritratti

      Centro D'Arte & Zarathustra, 1979. 8 acquaforti acquatinte originali a colori di Josè Luis Cuevas, numerate e firmate (cm 25x19,5). Poesie inedite di Roberto Sanesi in italiano ed inglese tradotte da Howard Rodger MacLean. Folio (cm 52x36). pp. 12+incisioni. Molto Buono (Very Good). Fioriture leggere (Some light yellowing). Prima edizione di 75 + XXV es. numerati.

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        Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe. 8 Bände in 9 Bänden. Historisches Lexikon zur politisch-sozialen Sprache in Deutschland.

      Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, 1979 - Gute Exemplare, Band 2 ohne Schutzumschlag. - Führende Wissenschaftler vieler Fakultäten (u. a. Ernst-Wolfgang Böckenförde, Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht, Reinhart Koselleck, Christian Meier) untersuchen die zentralen Leitbegriffe der politisch-sozialen Welt: die tradierten vorrevolutionären Termini wie »Gesellschaft« und »Staat« oder die Neologismen wie »Kommunismus«, »Faschismus«oder »Antisemitismus« und schließlich die erst in und durch die Moderne zu Begriffen aufrückenden Vokabeln wie »Klasse«, »Bedürfnis«, »Fortschritt«und »Geschichte«. Dabei werden die weit über 100 ausgewählten Termini darauf befragt, wie sie sich im Laufe der Französischen und der Industriellen Revolution zu politisch-sozialen Leitbegriffen auskristallisieren und unser heutiges historisches Bewußtsein durchdringen konnten. Ja, man könnte so weit gehen, ohne diese Schlüsselbegriffe der politischen, wirtschaftlichen und gesellschaftlichen Organisation gebe es kein Geschichtsverständnis im modernen Sinn. Denn die leitende Prämisse der »Geschichtlichen Grundbegriffe« lautet: Geschichte schlägt sich in bestimmten Begriffen nieder und wird in ihnen überhaupt erst zur Geschichte. - Broschierte Ausgabe für 348 Euro lieferbar. Wir versenden am Tag der Bestellung von Montag bis Freitag. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 9550

      [Bookseller: Fundus-Online GbR Borkert SchwarzZerfaß]
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        A Bend in the River

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979. First edition, first printing. Not Set. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to upper board and spine gilt. With the dust jacket Cloth a trifle marked but a very good copy in the somewhat beaten-up dust jacket. A presentation copy with the author's typically terse presentation inscription to the title page, "V S. Naipaul for Al Murray". Naipaul recalls in A Turn in the South, "I was given the name of a writer who had been educated at Tuskegee, Al Murray. He was, or had been, a protégé of Ralph Ellison's, and he lived in New Yorkâ?¦He was a brown man, and older than I had thoughtâ?¦Al had just turned seventyâ?¦His sitting room was full of books and records. A moment's looking showed that the books were a serious collection of twentieth-century American writing in first or very early editions."Al Murray, a Tuskegee-educated writer on jazz and one of those interviewed in "A Turn in the South," would later say, "Naipaul is like a satellite in orbit. He's got an objectivity that no one else has, and he knows that the past is an albatross." Proper inscribed, literary association copies of Naipaul's works are distinctly uncommon.

      [Bookseller: Blakeney Griffin Booksellers Ltd]
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        Vor dem Ruhestand. Eine Komödie von deutscher Seele.

      Frankfurt am Main, Suhrkamp, 1979. Erstauflage, EA 120 S. 8°, kartoniert von Thomas Bernhard signiert, Kanten etwas berieben, sonst guter Zustand Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Buchseite]
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        Oeillades

      157 pp., (1) Paris, 1979, in-8, 157 pp, (1), broché, Très bel exemplaire de la première édition enrichi d'un envoi de l'auteur.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Puebla La evangelizacion en el presente y en el futuro de America Latina

      Ediiciones TripodeCaracas (Venezuela), VENEZUELA 1979 - Iglesia y sociedad SPAGNOLO Stato discreto, coperta illustrata in cartoncino patinato, piega e lettere scritte a matita su piatto anteriore, bordo e punte consumati, abrasioni, su dorso talloncino in carta, incollato con scotch, con catalogazione bibliotecaria, segni di sfregamento, legatura poco allentata, due pagine slegate dalla legatura, tagli e margini delle pagine leggermente ingialliti, alcune sottolineatura a penna. Su frontespizio sigla scritta a penna. Tentativo di riparazione con scotch su risguardia e controguardia. Fa parte della collana Iglesia y sociedad. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,00 euro.

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        Innocent Erendira and Other Stories

      Jonathan Cape 1979 - Gabriel Garcia Marquez (1979) ‘Innocent Erendira and Other Stories’. UK first edition, first printing published by Jonathan Cape, signed, inscribed ("Una flor de tu agradecido amigo [a flower from your grateful friend"]) with a drawing of a flower to the ffep. The book stems from the Shuttleworth estate and comes with a copy of the letter confirming its provenance. Martin Shuttelworth of the Paris Review was an influential literary critic who had good relation with many authors. Condition: like new. The only flaw is a tippexed previous owner’s name to the front past down. All else in fine condition. An exceptionally scarce title when signed. Most signed Erendiras are US first editions. Gabriel Garcia Marquez won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982 at the tender age of 45. The characters from the short story appear in 'One Hundred Years of Solitude'. Eréndira was adapted for the cinema in 1983. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Caprices -

      Roland Vanuxem 1979 - - 1 volume. In-4 non paginé. Sous étui et chemise cartonnés bleu. Sous chemise blanche rempliée. Intérieur d'une parfaite fraîcheur et d'une très belle blancheur. Illustré de 21 burins originaux de Marc DAUTRY. TIRAGE LIMITE. Celui-ci un des 353 exemplaires numérotés sur Grand Vélin d'Arches.Le titre de CAPRICES, sous lequel Marc Dautry réunit ici les 21 planches de sa première suite fantastique gravée, évoque des précédents illustres: les CAPRICES de Callot, de Tiepolo ou de Goya. Il s'agit d'oeuvres de fantaisies, où l'artiste laisse son imagination investir librement la nature, la fixant au gré d'autant de "caprices", dans ses caractères plaisants ou fantastiques, inquiétants ou saugrenus, la révélant par ironie à une autre vérité d'elle-même. Très bon état. Excellent état. Une rareté.

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        Le premier livre des Instruments Mathématiques Méchaniques

      grand , XIV, (2), (8)pp. Paris, Berger-Levrault, 1979, in-8, grand , XIV, (2), (8)pp, 39pl, cart. toile de l'éditeur, Préface de France-Lanord. Réimpression en facsimilé de l'édition de 1584 imprimée à Nancy. Un des 275 exemplaires reliés pleine toile, celui-ci n¡64

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        Ryder

      New York: St. Martin's Press, 1979. Reissue. With Illustrations by the Author. 8vo. Publisher's cloth. Slight lean to spine, in very good dust-jacket. Reissue. With Illustrations by the Author. 8vo. Djuna Barnes's Copy. Djuna Barnes's copy of the reiusse of her first novel. With a 1/2 page typescript of the dust-jacket bio blurb corrected in her hand, paid check for $300 to Hank O'Neal for his work in reissuing the title, and various clippings and material related to publication. Provenance: Djuna Barnes (her corrected typescript of jacket blurb laid-in); Hank O'Neal (Barnes's literary executor)

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Titanic. Das endgültige Satiremagazin. Jahrgang 1979, Nr. 11 und 12, Jahrgang 1980 - 2006.

      Pag. OLwd. sowie OHefte. Die Jahrgänge zwischen 1979 und 1999 in Originalen Verlagseinbänden. Die Jahrgänge 2000 bis 2006 in OHeften. Beilagen liegen bei. - Leichte Gbrsp.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Keizo Kitajima: Shashin Tokkyubin Tokyo (Photomail from Tokyo) (First Printing, with Black obi) [SIGNED]

      Paroru-sha, Tokyo 1979 - First edition, first printing (with black obi). Signed in black marker on the first page by Kitajima. Soft cover. Printed wrappers; with photographically illustrated dust jacket and 3-inch obi. Photographs by Keizo Kitajima. Text in Japanese. Includes a bound, folded poster with text and illustrations on one side and a large, two-color reproduction on the other side. Unpaginated (156 pp.), with black-and-white and four-color plates throughout. [Cited in Martin Parr and Gerry Badger, The Photobook: A History, Volume III. (London and New York: Phaidon, 2014), and in Ryuichi Kaneko and Ivan Vartanian, Japanese Photobooks of the 1960s and '70s. (New York: Aperture, 2009).]. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket and obi (light crumpling to the crown of the jacket spine and slight wear to the extremities of the obi, else Fine). A fascinating and quintessentially Provoke-style glimpse of the pop cultural mecca that is Tokyo's Shinjuku district. From Parr and Badger: "The combination of black and white with colour is interesting, because this is a difficult trick to pull off. The tension between Kitajima's flamboyant, contrasty, edgy monochrome and his matter-of-fact, understated colour makes this one of the most distinctive books in the wide bibliography on Shinjuku nightlife." Signed by Author. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Vincent Borrelli, Bookseller]
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        Industrialisierung und Volksleben. Veränderungen der Lebensformen unter Einwirkung der verlagsindustriellen Heimarbeit in einem ländlichen Industriegebiet (Zürcher Oberland) vor 1800.

      Göttingen : Vandenhoeck und Ruprecht, 1979 - 287 Seiten guter Zustand Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 329 24 cm, neuerer privater Halbleineneinband mit einem handgeschriebenen Rückenschild (Deckel der Originalbroschur mit eingebunden) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Women!! Make Turban in Own Home!

      (Winston-Salem]: Palaemon. (1979). First. First edition. Papercovered boards as issued. A couple of modest smudges on front board, near fine. One of 200 numbered copies (out of a total edition of 235) Signed by the author, this copy is unnumbered and designated "Publisher's Copy." Provenance on request. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Good Night Willie Lee I'll See You In The Morning (Signed Uncorrected Proof)

      The Dial Press, New York 1979 - First edition. Softcover. Uncorrected proof. The third collection of poetry from the author of "The Color Purple." A clean very near fine copy in yellow wrappers with black tape spine. Signed by Walker on the front panel. The trade edition is uncommon; the proof, even scarcer. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        EXISTE DIOS? RESPUESTA AL PROBLEMA DE DIOS EN NUESTRO TIEMPO

      EDICIONES CRISTIANDAD, 1979. SPAGNOLO 1,16 Coperta rigida bordeaux con titoli d'oro al piatto ed al dorso e con lievissimi segni di usura ai bordi, sovraccoperta ingiallita, con segni di usura e con piccoli strappi ai bordi, adesivo biblioteca al piede del dorso, pagine leggermente ingiallite causa tempo rimanendo comunque in buonissimo stato di conservazione, fioritura ai tagli USATO

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        The Dead Zone

      Viking Press, New York 1979 - First/First. Signed and inscribed by King, "For Charles, Hope you like this, Stephen King 10/12/79". First Edition points: "First Published in 1979" on the copyright page, "625 Madison Avenue, New York. N.Y 10022" on copyright page and Dust Jacket, and price of $11.95. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heartwood Rare Books]
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        DANSK BIOGRAFISK LEKSIKON. 16 bind. Ved Sv. Cedergren Beech.

      - Gyldendal, 1979-84, 3. udg. 4°, luksusindbinding i lysebrune halvlæderbind, ryggene som vanligt afvigende i skindfarven, enkelte rygge lidt plettede.

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        The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time

      Summit Books 1979 - First Edition, First Printing, Signed and Inscribed by Thompson the flyleaf. New York: Summit Books, 1979. A Near Fine or better copy in a Near Fine, unclipped dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy and square with next to no shelfwear to boards. A couple light spots and rubs to foredge, else Fine. Jacket shows the slightest hint of shelfwear with a crease to front flap. Thompson's fourth book and the first in the Gonzo Papers series. A beautiful, near-flawless copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Jurgen Peters-Diagonal-1979 Serigraph

      1979 - "Diagonal" by Jurgen Peters, Unsigned Serigraph printed in 1979. The overall size of the Serigraph is 40 x 30 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as A: Mint. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy

      London: Arthur Barker Limited, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Near Fine with very light bruising to spine ends, several small indents to rear cover, light signed of handling to front free end paper. In a Near Fine dust jacket with light rubbing and small indents to rear panel, but with almost no fading to the spine panel and uncommon as such. A rather handsome copy of the first British edition.

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        THE BOOK OF THE HACKLE. By Frank Elder. De luxe leather-bound edition.

      Scottish Academic Press. Edinburgh. - 1979 1st edition. De luxe issue. 8vo (162 x 248mm). Ppxii,140,i + 5 leaves of hackles tipped-in at rear. Colour plates, b/w illustrations. Fully bound in maroon morocco leather, five raised bands to spine, marbled end-papers, all edges gilt, upper board and spine titled in gilt. Maroon paper-covered slipcase. Fine in slipcase. De luxe leather-bound edition limited to 85 copies only, this being copy number 16. Typed and numbered publisher's slip laid in. This is the handsomely produced deluxe leather-bound edition of Frank Elder's important book. Fully bound in maroon morocco gilt by A.W. Lumsden. Mounted in the rear of the book, on five leaves of black paper with gilt captions, are 29 hackles. "There are numerous books about almost every aspect of fly-fishing and while every book dealing with artificial fly must of necessity make reference to the hackle, few deal with the subject in any detail and no book has ever been written before on this all-important part of any dry-fly. Frank Elder has remedied this and in seeking to answer the fundamental question of what makes a 'good' hackle has produced an authoritative and original work which deals systematically with all aspects of the hackle - its purpose, shape, quality and colour as well as valuable notes on breeding for hackles and on their commercial supply." An invaluable reference book that remains extremely useful to the fly-tyer. Chapters include: How it began; Feather structure; The jungle cock; Dry-fly fishing - the imitation of the newly hatched dun; Colour; Quality; Shape; Hen hackles, saddles and spades; The commercial supply; Breeding for hackles; Preparing the cape. The author died shortly before the publication of his book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Poem in October

      Editiones Dominicae di Franco Riva, 1979. Brossura, custodia (wrappers, slip-case) Traduzione di A. M. Faccini. Con una acquaforte originale, firmata a matita, di Ernesto Treccani (cm 22x15). 4to. pp. 10 in quartini sciolti. Perfetto (Mint). Edizione originale di 120 es. numerati.

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        Cuba (Original screenplay for the 1979 film)

      United Artists, Beverly Hills 1979 - First Draft script for the 1979 film, SIGNED by the director Richard Lester. With three pages of synopsis laid in. A former British major lands in Cuba to train the Cuban army to resist Castro, where he encounters an old flame who is recently brushed off by her husband. Finally a strike and the overhaul by Castro causes the British and Americans to flee, leaving his girlfriend crying and facing a new Communist government. Set in Cuba, shot on location in Spain. Purple blank wrappers with die cut title window in the British style. Title page present, noted as a first draft screenplay, with credits for screenwriter Charles Wood. 131 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 129. Mechanically reproduced. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine bound internally with two silver brads. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Chirurgia. Lateinisch von Gerhard von Cremona. (Faksimile- und Kommentarband in 2 Bänden). Vollständige Faksimile-Ausgabe im Originalformat von Codex Series Nova 2641 der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek. Lateinisch von Gerhard von Cremona.

      Graz, Akademische Druck- und Verlagsanstalt (ADEVA) 1979 - Exemplar Nr. 129 der auf 960 Exemplare limitierten Verkaufsauflage. Faksimileband: Bl. I - II, 1 - 78, III - IV, mit 68 Miniaturen und 227 Goldinitialen, die Blattränder den Unregelmäßigkeiten des Originals nachgebildet. In schwerem Ledereinband mit 7 Bünden und geprägten ornamentalen Verzierungen. - Kommentarband von Eva Irblich: 78 Seiten, davon 6 Seiten Tafeln mit 11 Abbildungen. - Beide Bände im Kartonschuber mit Rückenschild. Ca. 43 cm x ca. 30 cm x ca. 5,5 cm, knapp 5 kg schwer. - Exemplar Nr. 129 der auf 960 Exemplare limitierten Verkaufsauflage. - ISBN 3-201-01116-9 - Codices Selecti, Vol. LXVI - Schönes Exemplar. - Neupreis ca. 3.500 EUR Nahezu nicht berieben oder bestoßen. Keine Einträge. Papier nicht gebräunt, nicht fleckig. Bindung sehr gut und fest. Zustand I (deutsche Schulnotenskala), nahezu neuwertig. Auf Wunsch senden wir Ihnen gern per E-Mail Fotos des Werkes zu. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Das Warhol-Beuys-Ereignis. 3 Kapitel aus: Der ganze Riemen.

      Gelsenkirchen. Free International University (FIU). 1979 - 4°. 25 S. OKarton. Minimale Knitterung an der vorderen unteren Umschlagkante, sonst sehr gutes Exemplar. Enthält auf den Seiten 16 und 17 die Arbeit "Braunkreuz" von Joseph Beuys, braune Acrylfarbe und Graphitstift. Handschriftlich von Joseph Beuys signiert und betitelt "Braunkreuz", hier der Titel nach rechts oben verlaufend, die Signatur unter der Arbeit vertikal verlaufend (oft anders herum) und ebenfalls von Johannes Stüttgens im unteren Drittel mittig signiert. Die Bearbeitung von Joseph Beuys mit dem Braunkreuz stellt inhaltlich eine Korrektur des Textes dar. Erschienen in einer Auflage von ca. 500 signierten Exemplaren. [Vgl. Schellmann 319]. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Larry Clark: Tulsa (First Hardbound Edition)

      Larry Clark (self-published), New York 1979 - PLEASE NOTE: Due to the explicit nature of some of the content, you must be at least eighteen years of age to order this item.1971/1979. First edition thus (hardbound). Hardcover. Black cloth-covered boards; with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by Larry Clark. 64 pp., with black-and-white plates throughout. 12-1/4 x 9-1/4 inches. Scarce. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket (moderate wear to the extremities, else Fine). Originally published in 1971 by Lustrum Press in softcover. In 1979, Clark self-published this edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080. Autograph. Originaldruck.Faksimileausgabe mit Genehmigung der Deutschen Staatsbibliothek Berlin (Autograph) und der Musikbibliothek der Stadt Leipzig (Originaldruck). Mit einer Studie [zusammen 5 Teile].

      Leipzig: VEB Deutscher Verlag für Musik, 1979. - Faksimile-Reihe Bachscher Werke und Schriftstücke. Hg. vom Bach-Archiv Leipzig, 14, Quart, Oktav bzw. Quer-Oktav, 4 S., Autograph, 40 S.,16 Blatt, Originaldruck: (4), 67 S., Beihefte 47, 20 S., Original-Pappband, -Halbleinen und -Karton in Original-Halbleinen-Kassette mit Deckschild. Erstaugabe als Faksimile; extrem seltene und einzige Auflage. Druckfrisch; beim Verlag nicht mehr lieferbar. Kassette minimal beschabt und Ecken mit Kleber geklebt, sonst guter Zustand. - - - BITTE BEACHTEN SIE: Auf Grund der besonderen Versandkostenvorgaben von AbeBooks und ZVAB (der Preis richtet sich nicht nach Gewicht, sondern nach Anzahl der Artikel), kann es bei schwereren oder mehrbändigen Werken zu höheren Portokosten kommen. BEI UNSICHERHEIT FRAGEN SIE UNS BITTE ZUVOR AN. - - - PLEASE NOTE: Because of AbeBooks' and ZVAB?S special requirements for shipping fees (price is per item, not per weight) shipping charges may be higher with heavy books or when comprising several volumes. PLEASE CONTACT US BEFOREHAND IN CASE OF UNCERTAINTY. - - - 2250 g 1 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Sei incisioni per il testo poetico di Camillo Sbarbaro.

      Edizioni della Pergola, 1979. 4°; pp. 24 su carta a mano Fabriano a quartini sciolti; con sei incisioni a fogli sciolti, numerate e firmate a matita dal noto Artista di origini libanesi da anni residente a Parigi. Il testo di Sbarbaro è tratto da "Trucioli". Cartella edit. t.tela con astuccio; bella edizione tirata a soli 50 esemplari numerati oltre a XXV num. romana f.commercio.(Vedi riproduz.)

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        Collected Stories 1939-1976.

      Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press,, 1979. Introduction by Gore Vidal. Octavo. Handbound for the publisher by Earle Gray, quarter-bound in teal cloth with white butterfly print, ivory paper boards with multicoloured titling and Moroccan design on front panel, ivory paper label to spine with multicoloured lettering, orange endpapers. A fine copy. First edition, first printing, signed limited issue, No. 35 of 60 special copies signed by Bowles and Vidal on a tipped-in page and specially bound, from the edition of 1,110 copies. Additionally inscribed on the title page by Bowles to his biographer Virginia Spencer Carr, which reads "for Virginia, with all my love, - Paul, Tangier, 6/11/96". Virginia Spencer Carr Bowles first met Bowles in 1989 for an interview on Tennessee Williams. They formed a close friendship, and, on Gore Vidal's suggestion, Carr stopped working on her Williams biography and started work on Paul Bowles: A Life (2004). "This volume collects all of Paul Bowles' stories, many of them long out of print and unavailable, written over a period of more than thirty years, and presents them for the first time as an entity.

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        The death of Captain Cook [ No. 20 of 50 copies on handmade paper ]

      Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington 1979 - 31 cm, 12 unnumbered pages, 21 pages, 7 unnumbered pages, leather spine and cloth over boards. Cloth-covered slipcase. A lovely copy. Very rare Captain Cook item. Printed at Hawk Press, 9 Korimako Road, Days Bay, Eastbourne, New Zealand. Bound by Colin Owens of Modern Bookbinding Ltd, Wainuiomata. Edition limited to 50 copies only. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Urban Cowboy (Original screenplay for the 1980 film)

      Paramount, Los Angeles 1979 - Final draft script for the 1980 film.A shining credit for John Travolta, based on an article in Esquire magazine (1978) by Aaron Latham. A country boy moves to the city to take a job with his uncle, meets a cowgirl and the two fall in love, and eventually get married. Another man threatens their relationship, but if Travolta can master a mechanical bull, all will work out in the end.Set in Houston, Texas, shot on location throughout Texas. Black titled wrappers. Title page present, dated May 7, 1979, noted as FINAL DRAFT, with credits for screenwriters Latham and Bridges. 133 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 127. Photographically reproduced. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with three gold brads.Complete collation details available upon request. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Life Style Violent Juvenile

      Lexington 1979 - Rare publication, inscribed makes it twice as rare.The is Andrew Vachss in is pre fiction life when he was involved with the Juvenile Justice Planning Project [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Der neue Stöckel. Internationales Lexikon der Büchsenmacher, Feuerwaffenfabrikanten von 1400-1900. 2 Bände

      Journal-Verlag 1979 Journal-Verlag, Schwend, 1978/1979. mit 33.000 Namen, 6500 Marken und Zeichen aus 32 Ländern, Kunstleder, (1 Band Schnitt leicht fleckig) - sonst gute Exemplare / Herausgegeben vom Journal-Verlag, Schwend, Schwäbisch Hall - Versand D: 5,90 EUR Waffen

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        Was Peterchens Freunde erzählen (Facsimile Reprint/Faksimile-Nachdruck)

      Fey, 1979. Hardcover. Used; Acceptable. George Grosz. Hardcover; German language; Illustrator: George Grosz; a fair reading copy; some darkening to boards and a slight curve to rear board, top-right tip of front board is scuffed; pages are clean and unmarked. 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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        GRANI. Zhurnal literatury, iskusstva, nauki i obshhestvennoj mysli. KOMPLEKT. NrNr. 1 182.

      KOMPLEKT. NrNr.1 182. Nr. 161 poslednij, napechatannyj v Germanii. Nr. 182 poslednij, vyshedshij v izd. Posev. NrNr. 1-3: Reprint, vyshedshij v izd. Posev v 1979 g. Pervye tri nomera vyshli v lagere dlja peremeshhennyh lic v Menhengofe i byli nabrany vruchnuju. NrNr: 6-7 Reprint, vyshedshij v izd. Posev v 1980 g. V 1946 g. v Menhegofe vyshli tri pervyh nomera zhurnala Grani. Ideju sozdanija zhurnala podal Sergej Sergeevich Maksimov, nazvanie pridumal Evgenij Romanovich Romanov, nachal'nik kul'turno-prosvetitel'nogo otdela v upravlenii lagerja. Boris Vital'evich Serafimov otvechal za politichesko-publicisticheskuju chast' zhurnala. V pervuju redkollegiju voshli hudozhniki, potomu chto ponachalu zhurnal byl illjustrirovannym. Pozdnee E.R. Romanov vspominal: V lagere Menhegof vyshli tri nomera. Zatem lager' byl podvergnut politicheskomu davleniju. Sovetskie repatriacionnye missii, kak volki, brodili vokrug lagerja Menhegof, kak chujali, chto tam rozhdalos'. Prodavalsja zhurnal za sigarety i kofe, sluzhivshie v poslevoennoj Germanii valjutoj, kotoroj peremeshhjonnyh lic snabzhali amerikancy. Hotja Grani izdavalis' Posevom, izdatel'stvom NTS, oficial'no zhurnal organom NTS nikogda ne byl. Odnako zhe, kak v obshhestvennom soznanii, tak i prakticheski, Grani neizbezhno ostanutsja zhurnalom NTS. Posle tret'ego nomera zhurnal byl zapreshhjon okkupacionnymi vlastjami, a v nachale 1947 likvidirovan lager' Menhegof. Odnako v tom zhe godu izdanie zhurnala bylo vozobnovleno v Limburge. Do 1951 goda, to est' do pereezda vo Frankfurt, Romanov delal zhurnal odin, inogda pomogal Maksimov. Grani vypolnjal funkciju publikatora svobodnogo slova pisatelej, poterjavshih nadezhdu na publikaciju na rodine. V 1956 g. publikuetsja Obrashhenie antikommunisticheskogo izdatel'stva Posev k dejateljam literatury, iskusstva i nauki poraboshhennoj Rossii, v kotorom pisateli, zhurnalisty, hudozhniki, uchenye prizyvalis' prisylat' (peredavat') svoi proizvedenija, ne mogushhie byt' napechatannymi v Sovetskom Sojuze po cenzurnym soobrazhenijam (Grani 32, 1956. S.3-6). Odnim iz pervyh sovetskih avtorov zhurnala stal opal'nyj Boris Pasternak (Grani Nr. 34-35, 1957 Grani Nr. 36, 1957 Grani Nr. 40, 1958). V 19601970-e na stranicah Granej vpervye vyshli k chitatelju takie proizvedenija, kak pervaja chast' Chonkina V.Vojnovicha, Vse techet V.Grossmana, Sem' dnej tvoren'ja V.Maksimova (ne polnost'ju), Krohotki i glava iz Rakovogo korpusa A.Solzhenicyna, Gadkie lebedi A. i B.Strugackih, rasskazy V.Shalamova, stihi I.Brodskogo, N.Korzhavina, N.Gorbanevskoj, B.Okudzhavy, A.Galicha i dr. Publikovalis' i proizvedenija umershih pisatelej. Grani opublikovali Chetvertuju prozu O. Mandel'shtama, Kotlovan A. Platonova, Navodnenie E.Zamjatina, Elka u Ivanovyh V.Vvedenskogo, stihi D. Harmsa. S nachala 1960-h na stranicah Granej provoditsja serija publikacij moskovskih mashinopisnyh izdanij, kotoraja otkryvaetsja perepechatkoj pervogo nomera Feniksa, vyshedshego v 1961 g. Pochti vse vypuski v khoroshem sostojanii. Podrobnoe opisanie i fotografii vysylajutsja po pros'be.

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        New York City in 1979; to Jeanne's insulted beauty.

      1979.] 1979 - photocopy of typescript with one page original typescript bearing tipp-ex correction and holograph number, that page taped to verso of letterhead, 60 pp. printed on recto only, stapled at top right corner with neat tape reinforcement over staple on title page. Light wear to title page and final sheet, tail edge of two oversized sheets rubbed. With four published items featuring the story. [New York, n.p. A pre-publication copy of Acker's own correctedtypescript for the story 'New York City in 1979', which went on to winthe 1979 Pushcart Prize, making it her first critically acclaimed work. This document gives key insight not only into Acker's writing methods, but also raises interesting questions about the intended structure of the finished story, and highlights the mutable interpretations regardingthe published presentation of her prose writing, four differing versionsof which are included herein. In terms of form, the most marked difference betweenthe typescript copy and the published editions which followed is the way in which the text is divided into a series of passages or episodes, numbered at the head of the page. These can be full paragraphs or single sentences, or, for example, the word ?syphilis? which has an entire page to itself. This deliberate distribution of whitespace surrounding the single word (which in later editions is returned to the conventional layout of a sentence) adds nuance and valence to the story which is arguablyaltered in transcription. Included with this documentare four published editions of the story. The first, although not always credited thus, was inInternational Timesvol. 5 no 5. (January/February 1980). Run as ?New York City '79? over the centerspread, this version is closestto the typescript form. There is persuasive indication that the editors of I.T.were working from a similar photocopy, and whether instructed thus by Acker or not, they took the cut-up style of the piece at face value and ran it as a series of fragments differentiated fromone another by the use of typefaces, and with no cohesive order. Probably due to space constraints, this version is also heavily abridged, however the notable omissions ofthe three statements about lesbians suggests that there was also a degree of selective censorship at work here. The first publication of the complete text followed in July 1980 in the pages of San Diego magazineCrawl Out Your WindowIssue 7. Here, the sentences which run over multiple pages in the typescript are conventionalised into standard lines. There are also slight textual differences with a couple of additional sentences added. The first stand alone publication came inTop Stories9 (1981) which incorporated photographs by Anne Turyn. These images again mutate the text and raise further questions about Acker's editorial intention; the typescript title-page bears the uncompleted subheading ?Photographs by?, but gives no further allusions to this content. The final example is the 1991 Semiotext(e) collectionHannibal Lecter, My Father,which shows further textual edits. This copy was sent by Acker in late 1979 to friend and fellow experimental writer Paul Buck. The pages have clearly been xeroxed on several different machines with different paper stock and print qualities evident in different sections, and pp. 29 is an original typescript passage (with visible tipp-ex correction and numbered in holograph in Acker's distinctive hand) which has been taped onto the verso of a sheet of letterhead for ?Performing Artservices Inc., 463 West St NY?, an organisation that provided management and administrative services to avant-garde artists. In the key collection of Acker Papers at Duke University, there is a comparable copy described thus in their catalogue: ?60-page photocopied typescript, corrected in the photocopy, with original note on the title page, My Copy, by Acker? We have not been able to locate an original typescript, suggesting that this format with Acker's holograph corrections

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        Ryder

      St. Martin's Press, New York 1979 - Reissue. With Illustrations by the Author. 8vo. Djuna Barnes's Copy. Djuna Barnes's copy of the reiusse of her first novel. With a 1/2 page typescript of the dust-jacket bio blurb corrected in her hand, paid check for $300 to Hank O'Neal for his work in reissuing the title, and various clippings and material related to publication. Provenance: Djuna Barnes (her corrected typescript of jacket blurb laid-in); Hank O'Neal (Barnes's literary executor) Publisher's cloth. Slight lean to spine, in very good dust-jacket With Illustrations by the Author. 8vo [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE SECOND SEX Franklin Library

      Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library. 1979. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. A Limited Edition.; Signed Limited First Edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

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