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        Concept Sports/Racing Car

      c. 1980. Mixed media on paper, cut out and laid on a larger sheet. Signed, "Dom Pacitti". 9 1/4 x 25 inches, visible. Framed. 17 1/2 x 32 3/4 inches. The epitome of the American sports car by car stylist, Dom Pacitti That car racing has influenced car design is as interesting as it is obvious because the modern American sports car itself embodies not just aerodynamics but also the sense of danger, the antagonism of competition, the thrill of triumph and superiority of motor racing. This smooth, sleek, dark car conveys an image of latent power that is as unmistakably American as an extravagant science fiction movie. Its dark blue with purple highlights and black windows imply stealth and unsularity, as well as impeccable craftsmanship.

      [Bookseller: Donald Heald Rare Books ]
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        The Rebecca Notebook and Other Memories.

      Doubleday, USA 1980 - 1st Edition 1980. Presentation inscription to Ursula Beamont (Pike) on the outer endpaper and an original photograph of the author stuck into the book. This book came from the family of Cynthia Peniston-Bird (nee. Beaumont) and Ursula Pike (nee Beaumont) who were sisters. Daphne Du Maurier was their first cousin. Ursula and Daphne were particular friends and often holidayed together. They spent many hours as children discovering the Cornish coastline. According to the family, Ursula and Daphne discovered the house that became Manderley in her most famous book Rebecca. Signed or inscribed books by the author are very un-common especially something as personel as this. Book is very good++ and bright. Pages edges a little dusty. Tape and marks to the outer endpapers. The complete wrapper is very good++ and bright. Edges lightly rubbed and nicked. More images can be taken upon request. Ref [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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        Monk's-Hood

      London: Macmillan London Limited, 1980. hardcover. F/F 1st edition, 1st printing. Book has slightly soiled page edges. Jacket has 1 inch closed tear at top of spine. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. See KHBOOKS for details.

      [Bookseller: Ken Hebenstreit, Bookseller]
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        Australian ParrotsVolume I Loriinae and Cacatuinae. Volume II Psittacinae. Illustrated by William T. Cooper

      Melbourne, Lansdowne Editions, 1980. Limited Second Edition; Two Volumes; Elephant Folio; pp. Vol. I. 150, Vol. II. 151-379; full page colour illustrations, b/w illustrations and diagrams throughout, full dark green morocco, title lettered in gilt on spine, raised bands with gilt decoration, large colour parrot inlaid on front boards, fine copy in the original portfolio cloth case. 'This is the Collector's Issue of the second (revised) edition of Australian Parrots by Joseph M. Forshaw illustrated by William T. Cooper.' Signed by the author and the illustrator. Limited edition of 1000 copies, this copy being number 341.

      [Bookseller: Time Booksellers]
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        Firestarter (Signed)

      New York: The Viking Press, 1980. First edition / First printing.. Hardcover.. A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.. Octavo. First trade edition of the author's eighth novel (sixth under his own name), about a young girl with pyrokinetic abilities. Basis for the 1984 film of the same name, starring Drew Barrymore, and an all-star ensemble cast, including David Keith, Heather Locklear, Martin Sheen, George C. Scott, Art Carney and Louise Fletcher. ~SIGNED and inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the front free-endpaper: "For Fred - / With all best - / Stephen King 8/19/80." Stated "First published in 1980 by The Viking Press" on the copyright page with $13.95 jacket price intact. ~A near fine copy, clean and bright internally, with some age toning to orange cloth of spine, minor bump to bottom corner of rear board, and some dust soiling to top page edges, in a near fine dust jacket with some age toning (as is quite customary with this title), minor rubbing to extremities, and minor creasing to front flap. ~A lovely copy overall, signed and inscribed by the author in the year of publication.

      [Bookseller: Bloody Rare Books, LLC]
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        Risveglio di primavera. Una serata rock.

      1980 - Legno originale per xilografia, inciso su due lati, in pero di testa, di cm. 28 x 36. Firma in basso.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Cicerone]
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        Med Kameran Som Tröst, del 1 (First edition, 1st printing 'THE CAMERA AS CONSOLATION' 1980),

      Bokomotiv Förlag, 1980. 4to. Publishers hardcover with fine, unclipped dustjacket. Unpaginated with more than 400 b/w photos by De Geer. Fine copy.. Very rare first edition with 412 photos from 1958 to 1979. (Del 2, was made as a movie by De Geer in 2004). Carl Johan De Geer (b. 1938)" grew up in one of Sweden's most powerful aristocrat families, but chose to live as a Swedish underground artist, working in counterpoint to the privilege of his surname. De Geer style is Leica M4 snapshot photo sometimes compared to Van Der Elsken or Daido Moriyama. De Geer also worked as a photographer, film-maker, writer, visual artist, stage designer and textile designer. He studied at Konstfack, the University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, in Stockholm in 1959-63 and belonged to the circle around the magazine Puss. Among other works, he and Jan Hannerz published the illustrated novel Pengar eller livet (Money or Life, Bonniers, 1970). Together with his friend Håkan Alexandersson he created the popular children's TV serials Tårtan (The Cake, 1972), Doktor Krall (1974) and Privatdektektiven Kant (Private Detective Kant, 1983). He played the trombone in the bands Gunder Hägg and Blå Tåget. In the early 1960s, he ran a small printing company that became well-known for its vividly-patterned colourful textiles, and in 1970 he was involved in starting the textile collective 10-gruppen. From the mid-1960s he started supporting himself as a photographer, working with advertising, photo-journalism and fashion photography. His photos were published in newspapers and magazines, including Dagens Nyheter, Form and Vi. He was also a teacher for some time at the legendary Fotoskolan, which was led by the photographer Christer Strömholm

      [Bookseller: Kirkegaards Antikvariat]
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        Rome. Voyage d'étude *

      École d'Art (Appliqué), La Chaux-de-Fonds (1980). - En feuilles 35 x 27, portefeuille pleine toile de lin blanche à triple rabattant, titre doré au dos, étui de même facture. Coupure de presse jointe. Dans le prolongement de la si jolie formule de Maurice Barraud, ces "Notes et croquis de voyages" résultent d'une virée d'étude des élèves de classe terminale. A leur retour ils choisissent parmi les matériaux récoltés et gravent en diverses techniques enseignées dans l'école l'une ou l'autre composition qui prendront place dans un somptueux album vendu au profit de la cuvée suivante, cette formule de voyage étant ainsi financée par les aînés pour leurs successeurs depuis 1969.Florence inaugura cette série bisanuelle, suivi de La Provence, Bruges, La Bretagne et Venise. Si cette livraison, consacrée aux monuments de la ville éternelle, compte bien les 25 planches gravées annoncées, titre non signé compris, elle n'en recèle pas moins de 36 estampes.Belle et touchante réalisation artisanale, oeuvre d'art et de camaraderie. Édition originale. L'un des 40 exemplaires numérotés du tirage total.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        The Last Defender of Camelot

      San Francisco: Underwood-Miller, 1980. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Lela Dowling. Thin 8vo. 32p. Publisher's dark blue cloth with gilt titles on the upper board. Four illustrations (2 full page) by Lela Dowling. One of 35 hardbound numbered copies signed by the author on an affixed limitation slip. A fine copy. The title page bears an association inscription from the publisher, signing himself as "Yoganathan" then, in parentheses, "Tim Underwood". Laid in is a letter form the publisher dated May 19. 1980, announcing this limited edition.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        Ombrie romane

      Zodiaque, 1980. Cartonné jaquette cet ouvrage est dans un etat de neuf

      [Bookseller: Le Lutrin des Alpages]
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        Alpes Romanes

      Zodiaque, 1980. Cartonné jaquette NEUF. Hautes-alpes. Alpes de Haute-Provence et Alpes Maritimes

      [Bookseller: Le Lutrin des Alpages]
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        Principes de la microélectronique

      Mir, 1980. in8 Relié jaquette

      [Bookseller: crealivres]
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        FROM GARDEN TO GALAXY

      London: Bertram Rota, [1980].. Quarto. Gilt decorated pebbled morocco by George Percival, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Fine in slipcase. First edition of the sixth in the sequence of Lubbock's artist's books, limited to eighty numbered copies, printed by Will Carter at the Rampant Lions Press, and signed by the author/artist. The illustrative matter consists of six double-page and six single-page handprinted copperplates by Lubbock, with colors applied by intaglio and relief, with additional color highlighting applied by hand. Accompanied by the original prospectus (a bit rumpled). "The motives of the prints range from the artist's garden to the mountains of central Asia and are accompanied by thoughts on that which lies beneath the appearance of meadow, sea or mountain, such as the processes of growth and their relationships to the universe."

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Proximity: A Led Zeppelin Newspaper [run of nine early issues]

      Issaquah and Seattle: Proximity, 1980-1983. A significant, early run of Proximity, comprising the first two years of publication. Proximity was one of the earliest Led Zeppelin fanzines, with the first issue being published during the final year the band was still together, just prior to John Bonham's death and their subsequent break-up. It began under the editorship of Juli LeCompte, and gradually came to include Hugh Jones, who emerged as a major contributor to the publication. Richly illustrated with photos, tour information, discography, and articles. While Proximity was published well into the late 1990's, after the first few years the title was changed to Proximity: A Led Zeppelin Collector's Journal, and among the later publications, both the content and context became further removed from the quality of the earliest issues. Quite scarce; OCLC shows no holdings for early issues of Proximity, with a single institutional holding for later issues dating from the mid-1990's on. Nine tabloid issues (29 x 44.5cm), offset printed on recto and verso. Light toning, with a single fold at the center of each newspaper, as issued; about Fine.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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        Boiling Coffee

      New York: Tanam Press, (1980). A little shelf-worn and rubbed; just about near fine in drab black boards stamped in silver on the spine.. First Edition. Square quarto. One of 180 copies issued in cloth. (There is a more common edition of 1750 in wrappers, and a rarer signed edition of 80.) Interesting photo-illustrated artist's book, combining repetitive images of people with printed text. (Auer 623, noting only the paperback issue.).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        IF IT WOULD ALL PLEASE HURRY

      Amherst: Shanachie Press, 1980. Fine binding. Stephen Riley. Signed by Tate and Riley on the colophon. Copy XIX of XXV copies. Printed by the Shanachie Press and signed by James Tate and Stephen Riley. With 10 engravings and letter-pressed text laid into publisher issued box with title label on the cover; each engraving signed and numbered by Riley. A beautiful collaboration, coupling James Tate';s luminous poem with Stephen Riley';s evocative etchings (Riley sadly died several years later). Digital images can be made available upon request. Fine binding.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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        Soleil de nuit *

      Gallimard, (Paris) 20.11.1980. - Broché, couverture imprimée à rabats. Non coupé Édition établie et préfacée par Arnaud Laster, avec le concours de Janine Prévert, présentant entre autres des textes de la période du groupe octobre. Édition originale. L'un des 56 exemplaires de tête numérotés sur Arches, seul tirage.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        Gasometer Schönberg

      Prints in fine condition.. 11 vintage gelatin silver prints, 1980-1981, each 9 X 11 inches. A series of photographs by Karl Ludwig Lange, depicting Berlin's Gasometer Schönberg from varying angles and distances throughout the city. The final image is taken from within the structure looking outwards. Lange has stamped, initialed, and written the titles and numbers of each print on the versos.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Samtliche Aufzeichnungen: 1905-1924 (Quellen und Darstellungen zur Zeitgeschichte) (German Edition)

      Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, 1980. Hardcover.. Very good condition./Very good dust jacket. . Minor foxing to page edges and verso of jacket. Text in German.

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Co]
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        Brown Pride, Chicanos, Raiders.

      1980s. 1980 - Original street gang art. 73.5 x 144.50 cm., coloured pens on plywood. N.p. [Oakland], unsigned, n.d., Chipped, bumped and split edges and corners, staple holes.Depicts an American Eagle (standing in for the Mexican Golden Eagle) landing on a prickly pear to one side of a black and red checked shield with a skeleton with eyepatch, wearing a floppy hat on crossed cutlasses. The titles are on a scroll or ribbon. The shield is set below a group of Keith Haring like high rises under attack by Godzilla. Background images include roses, the masks of drama and comedy, clown faces, young women, a low rider car, iguanas, a man pointing a gun and so on in a coloured tattoo art style.

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd ABA ILAB BA]
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        Concept Sports/Racing Car

      - c. 1980. Mixed media on paper, cut out and laid on a larger sheet. Signed, "Dom Pacitti". 9 1/4 x 25 inches, visible. Framed. 17 1/2 x 32 3/4 inches. The epitome of the American sports car by car stylist, Dom Pacitti That car racing has influenced car design is as interesting as it is obvious because the modern American sports car itself embodies not just aerodynamics but also the sense of danger, the antagonism of competition, the thrill of triumph and superiority of motor racing. This smooth, sleek, dark car conveys an image of latent power that is as unmistakably American as an extravagant science fiction movie. Its dark blue with purple highlights and black windows imply stealth and unsularity, as well as impeccable craftsmanship.

      [Bookseller: Donald A. Heald Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Music for Chameleons

      US: Random House. New York, Random House, 1980. Hardback edition limited to 50 copies. Each copy was signed, some with personal inscriptions, by the author to his friends and family. This is number 17 with no personal inscription. The book and slipcase (which is a different colour to the more common signed edition of 350 copies) are in near fine condition. There are signs of ageing to the slipcase and some lightening to the spine. Overall though it's a nice copy of a very scarce book. On its release this short story / essay collection was massively popular. Not perhaps as easily recognisable as Breakfast at Tiffany's or In Cold Blood, but with such a small print run certainly an important modern first. . Near Fine. Hardback. Limited Edition. 1980.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        Illustrazioni di José Ortega. Traduzioni dallo spagnolo all'italiano di Francesco Tentori Montalto.

      TREC, Roma 1980 - In folio quadro (49x49); pp. XVI-192 non num. 6 su carta a mano Fabriano filigranata, con 33 tav. f.testo a colori di Ortega, un bassorilievo in copertina dello stesso Autore. Lussuosa legatura in piena pelle con scultura al piatto, 5 nervi e titoli in oro al dorso; astuccio editoriale in legno. Edizione limitata a complessivi 990 esemplari numerati con firma dell'Artista al colophon. Monumentale e pregiata opera da collezione, edita in occasione dei 150 anni dalla morte del fondatore delle Repubbliche Bolivariane.Num. catalogo: 243 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Prandi]
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        Alien : H. R. Giger Paintings and Graphics April 1980 with Authentication and Certification Letter

      Giger, H. R. : Hansen Galleries : Bob Guccione, 1980. ........Poster, 15" x 23", near fine condition. Signed by Giger ( NOT a facsimile signature) just below the lower right corner of the Alien image. This is # 60 of a limitation of 150, also hand numbered below the lower left corner of the image. I purchased this directly from Hansen Galleries who were Giger's American agents at the time. This is the real thing. With letter of authentication and certification from 1980 from Hansen Galleries and signed by Kenneth T. Hansen. Please note the frame and glass are NOT included. The poster will be sent rolled for safety without the frame or glass........................................... Signed by Illustrator. First Edition, First Printing. Paper. Fine. Illus. by H. R. Giger. Poster.

      [Bookseller: Terry Nudds]
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        Signed Rolled poster for an Exhibition of Kurt Vonnegut Drawings

      New York: Margo Feiden Gallery, 1980. SIGNED BY KURT VONNEGUT. Original 19" x 24" rolled poster for an exhibition of Vonnegut's drawings that was held in 1980 at The Margo Feiden Gallery in New York City. The poster is illustrated with a drawing of somewhat looking abstract like flower, and Vonnegut has signed the poster in black ink beneath his orange printed signature. Light wear to the poster's edges and corners otherwise vg. and an uncommon Vonnegut item. . Original Poster. Paper. Signed Posters, Authors, Writers, Exhibitions, Drawings, Posters, Vonnegut. Catalogs: Posters, Signed Books.

      [Bookseller: Cinemage Books]
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        Proceedings : Fourth Congress of the International Society for Rock Mechanics : Montreux (Suisse) /1979 : 3 Volume Set

      SWETS. Very Good. 12/1/1980. Hardcover. 9061910463 . **Three Volume Set** These books are in very good condition; organization stamp on fly leaf. Inside pages are clean. .

      [Bookseller: Mahler Books]
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        '69 Shinjuku Kaminari-zoku Ha Ima

      Tokyo: Daisan Shokan, 1980. Fine in photo-illustrated wrappers, dust jacket, publisher's orange obi (scarce). OCLC locates a single copy at Princeton. Stellar copy.. First Edition. Small quarto. Great book documenting the Japanese biker gangs of Shinjuku in the late sixties. One of the best examples of this little-known genre.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Pride and Prejudice

      Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. hardcover. fine. Duke, Chris.. Decorative title page. Illustrated with black & white portraits by Chris Duke. 367pp. Thick 8vo, beautifully rebound in 3/4 crimson morocco, marbled boards, ornate gilt-stamped spine, top edge gilt. Pennsylvania: Franklin Library, (1980). A fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        Egbert Patzig,

      Reutingen Verlag Karl Knödler, 1980 - o. S. Egbert Patzig 1909 - 1988 Beruf Seemann und Maler. Künstlerische Ausbildung in München und Florenz. Ausgedehnte Studienreisen in Europa. 1. Kollektivausstellung 1938 Galerie Gurlitt, Berlin. Anschließend zahlreiche weitere Einzelausstellungen und Ausstellungsbeteiligungen bis 1979 in Europa und der USA. Mitglied bei Künstlergilde Esslingen, International Arts Guild, Monte Carlo, Société des Indépendants, Paris und Malerkollegium Reutlingen. Arbeiten von Ihm befinden sich in Museen und Privatsammlungen des In und Auslandes. Die Mappe ist vom Künstler im Inneren signiert worden. Farbtafeln: Der alte Brigg 1950, Frühling am Fluß 1953, Abend am Strom 1954, Die Prozession 1956, Havellandschaft 1958, Salita 1961, Bergwald im Winter 1963, Herbst in der Mark, 1967, Sotto ripa, Kloster am Meer 1969, Krabbenfischer 1972, Maurische Küste, 1973, Albrand 1976, Meersburg 1975, Afrikanische Küste 1977, Abend am Attersee 1979. Zeichnungen: Haus und Baum 1963, Segelschiffe 1968, Venedig 1969, Segler vor der Ausfahrt 1970, Die Bark 1971, Arbeit im Segelschiffshafen 1976, Abend am Bodensee 1978, Französischer Hafen 1979. Die Tafeln sind in einem guten Zustand. Die Mappe hat in den Randbereich kl. Randbestoßungen und ist vorne im oberen Bereich etw. verschmutzt. Anbei: 2 Zeichnungen, und 3 Lithographien. Jeweils 20 X 30 cm, jede vom Künstler signiert. Mit einem beigefügten Blatt einer Widmung vom Künstler Bei einem Blatt hat sich das Passepartout gelöst, dieses ist in den Randbereichen etw. knickspurig . 2 Drucke eine mit einer persönlichen Widmung des Künstlers. Vier Abb. von Ölbildern eine mit einer Widmung. Vier Ausstellungsnachweise. Drei Karten jede mit einer persönlichen Widmung. Trauerkarte von Egbert Patzig. Fotokopie des Landwirtschaftsmuseum Meldorf Neue Holländerei Ausstellung 5. 9 -15. 10. 89. Vier Fotokopien zum Tode von Egbert Patzig. 5 diverse Kopien u. Zeitungsschnitte über den Maler Egbert Patzig. 3 diverse Blätter über Arbeiten d. Künstlers. sehr guter Zustand Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1550

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Boller]
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        MARGARET THATCHER: A Profile

      London:: W. H. Allen - Howard & Wyndham,. 1980.. 8vo. 8-3/4" x 5-1/2". 1st hardback "New and Revised" edition. INSCRIBED BY MARGARET THATCHER. [1], 238, [3 (blank)] pp.. Blue cloth binding with gilt lettering stamped to spine. Bright blue DJ cover with white printed lettering and color photographic print to front cover.. VG+/VG+ (some modest edgewear/pc).. Inscription: "To Mrs. Johnson, with every good wish. Margaret Thatcher / 6.x.80" . 22 B/W images on 6 inserted plates.

      [Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA]
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        Flatland. A Romance of Many Dimensions

      San Francisco: Arion Press, 1980. Tall 4to, original aluminum covers stamped in black, contained in an aluminum frame with hinged top with clasp, lettered in black along one edge. 56 accordion-style folded panels, comprising 112 pp. 14 line illustrations and 10 mounted die-cut panels by the printer, Andrew Hoyem, after designs by the author. A fine copy. First edition in this format, published in an edition of 275 copies, signed by Ray Bradbury at the end of his introduction, and by Andrew Hoyem in the colophon. This tale about the inhabitants of a two-dimensional world and their difficulties with one-dimensional and three-dimensional beings has never gone out of print since it was first printed in 1886. ÒThe great classic of dimensional thought, this has been a highly influential work in science-fiction. It is very nicely written, amusing, logical, and easy to follow. It is still much the best of the various books that have explored life in worlds of fewer dimensions than oursÓ (Bleiler, Science-Fiction. The Early Years, 2). This is perhaps technically the most elaborate or complicated of all the Arion Press books to date; it was the seventh production of HoyemÕs Arion Press and has long been one of the most difficult, though less costly than the livres dÕartiste, to acquire. The text pages and illustration units measure 7 x 14 inches and are joined accordion-style to a length of 33 feet printed on each side, making a 66-foot long book. Although Abbott was a brilliant teacher and scholar, DNB notes Òhe is most remembered as the author of Flatland: a Romance of Many Dimensions, published under the pseudonym of A Square in 1884. At once a lesson in higher dimensional geometry, a social satire, and an expression of religious principle, this work gives lasting testimony to Abbott's genius as a teacher and to his literary and moral imagination.Ó&

      [Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Biblia Pauperum. Apokalypsen. Weimar-Handskriften.

      Utformning; Albert Kapr. Huvudredaktör: Herbert Eckardt. IPC International Publishing Company, Örebro 1980. Med bidrag av Rainer Behrends, Leipzig och Konrad Kratzsch, Weimar. Översättning av Åke V. Ström, Lund. Weimarhandskriften av Biblia pauperum och Apokalypsen förvaras i Zentralbibliothek der deutschen Klassik, Weimar, under signum Fol. max. 4. Faksimilering med tillstånd av Die Nationalen Forschungs- und Gedenkstäten der klassischen deutschen Literatur in Weimar. Exklusiv engångsupplaga för hela världen tryckt i 1000 exemplar, numrerade med arabsiska siffror. Av denna världdsupplaga har 150 verk tryckts med svensk text. Detta ex. har nummer CVI. Folio. 66,(2 sista blank) sidor varav 44 planschblad. Originalpergamamentband i dekorerad originalkassett. Titel i guld med första bokstaven i respektive ord i rött på främre pärm och rygg. 49 x 34 cm

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        Wendell MacRae, Photographs: 1927 to 1949 (Signed Limited Edition, with original signed photograph)

      New York: The Witkin Gallery, 1980. First Edition. First Edition. One of 50 copies (this being No. 27) SIGNED in pencil by Wendell MacRae on the front endpaper, with laid-in original photograph, SIGNED and numbered in pencil. Publisher's blue cloth, titles gilt. Near Fine with no dust jacket as issued, in a Near Fine slipcase with a number sticker on the spine (indicating the copy number). Spine faded, else Fine. Slipcase extremities lightly faded, with a few faint scratches to the rear panel. MacRae was an artist and photographer greatly influenced by New York architecture, primarily Rockefeller Center. The laid-in photograph at the rear is titled "Summer in New York" (c. 1930), printed by Endmund Yankov, and rests in a white paper folder. A wonderful collection, produced in conjunction with an exhibit of MacRae's work held at The Witkin Gallery in late 1980.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        The Indian In The Cupboard

      London: J.M. Dent, 1980. First edition, first printing of the author's most beloved title and one that has went on to sell over 10 million copies. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by Lynne Reid Banks. Fine in a fine dust jacket with only light shelfwear to the dust jacket. An excellent copy. The Indian in the Cupboard was originally published by Doubleday/Avon (U.K.) in 1980, and it was immediately rated "the best novel of the year" then "best children's book of the year" by The New York Times. Its enduring status as a classic is confirmed by its use within the teaching curricula for children's reading. The story is of a young man who a present that will change his life: a plastic miniature Indian that magically comes to life inside a mysterious old cupboard. Magic is not a feature of the plot solely but an effect to inspire children readers. Indeed, Publisher Weekly praised it as "Skyhigh fantasy that will enthrall readers.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Iconografia dos Deuses Africanos No Candomblé da Bahia

      Raizes, Sao Paolo, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Carybé (pseud. Bernabo, Hector). Original decorative boards, one tiny wormhole all the way through the book in the outer margin, not touching the illustration or text, a few small wormholes elsewhere, sacattered, and at the rear touching a few letters in the afterword. One of 5000 copies; 128 watercolors of costume and scenes - a lovely production. Size: Folio. Illustrator: Carybé (pseud. Bernabo, Hector). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Anthropology; Inventory No: 043173. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books]
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        Petals On the Wind (Signed)

      New York: Simon & Schuster, 1980. First edition / First printing.. Hardcover.. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.. Octavo. The scarce second novel by the author of "Flowers in the Attic" and the second book in the Dollanganger series, in which Ms. Andrews expertly combined gothic horror and family saga. ~SIGNED and inscribed by the author and dated 11-14-82 on the front free endpaper. A fine copy, with publisher's colophone stamp on the bottom pageblock, in a fine dust jacket. ~A superior copy, uncommon in this condition and particularly scarce signed.

      [Bookseller: Bloody Rare Books, LLC]
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        Document Kouen / Document Park

      Tokyo. Seven Sha, 1980. Near fine in black wrappers, near fine photo-illustrated jacket, publisher's red obi.. First Edition (check carefully, often copies are later printings, even with the red obi). Quarto. Yoshiyuki's now famous book of nighttime sex acts captured on infrared film in a Shinjuku park, across the street from the Park Hyatt, immortalized on screen by Scarlet Johansson in Lost in Translation (Parr / Badger, v2, 296-297).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Document Park

      Tokyo: Seven Sha, 1980. First Edition. Softcover.. VG+/VG+. 4to, 90pp. 78 Gravure plates, Text in Japanese. Gravure wraps in dustwrap with Obi. True first edition/first printing. All issue points correct. More images available on request. Interesting and really quite strange project, shot at night on an infrared in Tokyo's Document Park. Cited in Parr and Badger vol.2. ÒDocument Park is a brilliant piece of social documentation, catching perfectly the loneliness, sadness and desperation that so often accompany sexual or human relationships in a big, hard metropolis like Tokyo.Ó Quite brilliant and very scarce.

      [Bookseller: november-books]
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        A People's History of the United States

      New York: Harper & Row, 1980. First edition, first printing of the historian's magnum opus. Thick Octavo. Signed by the author, who has transcribed the last line, "If we understand that, and act on it, not only will life be more satisfying, right off, but our grandchildren and our great-grandchildren might possibly see a different and marvelous world. Howard Zinn". Near fine in a very good dust jacket. "A brilliant and moving history of the American people" (The Library Journal). Uncommon, especially signed. The New York Times wrote that author "[p]rofessor Zinn writes with an enthusiasm rarely encountered in the leaden prose of academic history, and his text is studded with telling quotations from labor leaders, war resisters and fugitive slaves. There are vivid descriptions of events that are usually ignored, such as the great railroad strike of 1877 and the brutal suppression of the Philippine independence movement at the turn of this century. Professor Zinn's chapter on Vietnam-bringing to life once again the free-fire zones, secret bombings, massacres and cover-ups-should be required reading for a new generation of students now facing conscription." Howard Fast added this when he declared A People's History to be "[o]ne of the most important books I have ever read in a long life of reading...It's a wonderful, splendid book--a book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Codice Tudela -- Facsimile copy + accompanying study book in original slipcase

      Madrid: Ediciones Cultura Hispanica del Instituto de Cooperacion Iberoamericana. 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 1980, First edition. 315 pp. + facsimile copy of the codex, both in original cardboard slipcase. Both hardcover and in Spanish. The facsimile is 8vo., the accompanying book is a large 4to., gray cloth with red titles. The facsimile is in excellent, Fine condition. The other book and its jacket are both Near Fine+, showing only minor signs of handling or use. Cardboard box shows a few small tears, but is sound and useful; title in ink on edge of box. A very rare facsimile copy of this 16th century Aztec codex that is currently housed in the Museo de América in Madrid.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Lettre autographe signée à l'écrivain Christian Maurel [28 novembre 1980]

      Lettre. Très bon. Couverture souple. Signé par l'auteur. Ed. originale. Nice, 28 novembre 1980. 1 p. in-8, 16 lignes. Belle lettre à propos de L'Exotisme colonial (livre de photographies d'archives avec un longue préface de Christian Maurel, paru chez Robert Laffont en 1980). "Merci, cher Christian Maurel, pour ce beau livre d'images, où on retrouve en effet quelque chose de la fascination (beauté, horreur et mystère) de Marseille d'autrefois, quand arrivaient les paquebots, les cargos, les trains. On apprend beaucoup de choses en regardant ces images, entre autres que la cruauté involontaire (ou parfois volontaire) de ce regard colonial avait du moins le mérite de créer un spectacle, alors qu'aujourd'hui, depuis que l'exotisme est quotidien, la cruauté banale et l'asservissement de l'homme tendant à l'universel, il ne reste plus rien, même plus l'art de la mise en scène. Restent les souvenirs, dans lesquels on peut voyage en rêve. Grâce à vous.".

      [Bookseller: Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)]
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        Barn Blind [Signed]

      New York: Harper & Row, 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/fine. A Very Good + to Near Fine copy of the first edition, first printing (spine ends pushed, light corner bumping), in a Fine dust jacket (tiny closed tear to bottom of rear panel), SIGNED BY JANE SMILEY on the half-title and there inscribed and dated by her as follows: "To 'Aunt' Ginny - / With best wishes, / Jane Smiley / Apr 19, 1981"; Jane Smiley's debut book centered around a mother who has all elements of her life in order until her children begin to act strangely and her husband -- who she barely tolerates -- begins to act madly in love with her. (Smiley later won the 1992 Pulitzer Prize in Literature for "A Thousand Acres", 1991.) Copies in as good a condition are are this book and dust jacket are not at all common. Altogether a Very Good + to Near Fine copy of an important debut book, SIGNED BY JANE SMILEY.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        The Stories of Ray Bradbury

      Knopf 1980 - 1/60 Presentation copy, specially bound. Signed and dated by the author. Decorated black cloth stamped in blind, top edge gilt. Book and dust jacket in fine condition, no rubbing or other faults. Housed in a custom-made slipcase. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Im Hochgebirge. Aquarell und Bleistift. 1959. Unten links innerhalb der Darst. monogrammiert und datiert.

      - 17,7 : 31,5 cm. - Gerahmt. V.Aerni stellte 1980 im Foyer des Kunsthauses Zürich aus (28.06. - 03.08.1980).

      [Bookseller: Zähringer]
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        INVISIBLE MAN

      Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Bound in premium full leather. Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. A Limited Edition printed for subscribers only. Pristine. ; Signed Limited First Edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        COLLECTED POEMS OF RAYMOND SOUSTER. Volumes One To Five. Signed

      Ottawa: Ottawa: Oberon, (1980-1984)., 1980 First Editions of the first five volumes of the Collected Poems, each marked Copy C of 26 Copies, Signed, with a handwritten poem by Governor General's Award winning poet Raymond Souster on the front free endpaper, further with his notation on the verso of the rear free endpapers: 'This is Copy "C" of 26 copies A-Z, Signed, Numbered, with a different poem Inscribed in each by the author, Raymond Souster / November 10, 1984.' 8vo. 102 pp. A fine set in brown cloth, gilt titles in bright, fresh dustwrappers. Whiteman A35a, pp. 81, Whiteman A36a, pp. 85, Whiteman A37a, pp. 90, Whiteman A39b, pp. 98.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

      [Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library]
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