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        Byti Basnikem. [Being a Poet]

      [Praha?]: Pardubice unor, 1980. Fine. First edition. Samizdat. Eight loose pages of typescript, with a frontispiece colored lithograph Signed by Ludmila Jirincova laid into unprinted self-wrappers. Fine. Signed and dated by Seifert on the title page. A poem issued to celebrate Antonin Rybicky's 65 birthday. The poem, Byti Basnikem (Being a Poet) became the title of Seifert's last collection of poems, published in 1983, a farewell to the world and recapitulation of his life. Jaroslav Seifert (1901--1986) was the 1984 Nobel Prize winning Czech writer, poet, and journalist, and a chief figure of the Czech avant-garde movement. He was the co-founder of "Devetsil," the association of the Czech avant-garde artists, together with Vitezslav Nezval and Karel Teige. The original lithograph is by Ludmila Jirincova (1912--1994) the Czech female graphic artist and painter who is credited as the designer of many covers for Seifert's books. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        He:/She (Signed Limited Edition)

      A Chicago Book, Chicago 1980 - First edition. Oblong softcover. Number 6 of only 15 special copies of this charming spiral bound made to look like a notebook with lined text pages. Includes 10 original Polaroid images from the iconic SX-70 camera. A fine copy in spiral bound wrappers and housed in a cloth slipcase. Signed and numbered by Heinecken on the title page. A terrific artist book. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        Invisible Man

      Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1980. First Edition Thus . Red Leather, Gilt. Fine/No Dustjacket, as Issued. 9 1/2" Tall. Will Harmuth. 4 Pp. Red Lleate, Gilt, A Edges Gilt. One Of An Unstated Limited Edition Signed By Ellison On The Endpaper. Aeg. With A New (1979) Preface By Ellison, On The Writing Of This Book. As New Except For A 1/4" X 1/16" Faint Dent To The Gilt At The Center Rear Foredge Of The Page Block.

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        Cosmos.

      Barcelona: Editorial Planeta, 1980. First Spanish edition of one of the best-selling science books ever published. Octavo, original illustrated wrappers as issued. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "Por Cara Shirley Con amore y admiracion Carl." The recipient was Shirley Arden, who was the executive secretary to Sagan and close friends of Sagan. Cosmos is the best-selling science book ever published in the English language. Brilliant and provocative, it traces today's knowledge and scientific methods to their historical roots, blending science and philosophy in a wholly energetic and irresistible way. "Enticing, imaginative, readable, iridescent" (The New York Times). It received the Hugo Award for Best Non-Fiction Book. It was also a thirteen-part television series written by Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan, and Steven Soter, with Sagan as presenter. It was executive-produced by Adrian Malone, produced by David Kennard, Geoffrey Haines-Stiles, and Gregory Andorfer, and directed by the producers, David Oyster, Richard Wells, Tom Weidlinger, and others. It covers a wide range of scientific subjects, including the origin of life and a perspective of our place in the universe. The series was first broadcast by the Public Broadcasting Service in 1980, and was the most widely watched series in the history of American public television until The Civil War. As of 2009, it was still the most widely watched PBS series in the world. It went on to win two Emmys and a Peabody Award, and has since been broadcast in more than 60 countries and seen by over 500 million people. It was followed-up by the 2014 documentary television series bearing the same name presented by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, who, as a young high school student, was inspired by Sagan.

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        Fine di settembre.

      

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        Historische brieven [...] over den zich noemenden Frederik Gerard Meijer, geëxecuteerden binnen die stad den 26sten mey 1796. Behelzende deszelfs character, zeldzaame leevens-geschiedenis, gesprekken, brieven, gevoelens en dood. Doormengd met veele weetenswaardigheden betreffende de godgeleerdheid, rechtsgeleerdheid en wijsbegeerte. 2e druk. Rotterdam, Johannes Hofhout en Zoon, 1797.

      "8º: * 4 A-H 8 2A-2D 8 2E 4 I- 22A 8 22B 4, gepag.: [8] 1-128 (1*-72*) 129-405 [3] pp., met een gegraveerd portret van F. Meijer*4 A-H8 ?2A-2D8 ?2E4 I-V8 W8 X-2A8 2B4 Opnieuw gebonden in halflinnen band. Buisman 2066 Buijnsters, Levens van beruchte personen (Utrecht 1980) p.29-32; Kloek, Over Werther geschreven... Nederlandse reacties op Goethes Werther (Utrecht 1985) I, p.172, 175; II, p.135"."In vijf uitvoerige brieven beschrijft dominee Scharp de gebeurtenissen rond de 27-jarige Frederik von Rantzau, geboren uit een oud Deens adellijk geslacht, die hier in Nederland als Frederik Gerard Meijer wegens diefstallen en inbraken was veroordeeld tot de strop en zich juist voor zijn terechtstelling de keel had doorgesneden. Daarna, schrijft Scharp, bragt [men] het nog lillend en trekkend lichaam op het schavot, hees het met touwen onder de armen op, hing het aan den hals, waar door de toegebragte wonde weder gaapte, en het bloed op nieuw vloeide bij het andere, waar mede hij geheel bedekt was. Buijnsters noemde het ophangen van de stervende jonge edelman een kras staaltje van omgekeerde klassejustitie. Van half april tot half mei 1796 had Scharp met de veroordeelde in zijn Rotterdamse gevangenis lange gesprekken gevoerd over geloof, wijsbegeerte en zedenleer, over de denkbeelden van de , 523, e en Engelse deïsten en atheïsten, over Goethes Werther en de grote gevaren van het sentimentele. De neerslag daarvan is in de zeer uitvoerige vierde en vijfde brief terug te vinden. Voor het boek, dat in 1796 verscheen, bleek een enorme belangstelling te bestaan. Hoewel de uitgever de oplaag van de eerste druk verdubbeld had tot 2200 exemplaren, was het in enkele maanden uitverkocht. Ook met de tweede druk ging het snel, zodat nog in 1797 een derde druk nodig was. Er verscheen bovendien een Engelse vertaling."

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat A.G. VAN DER STEUR]
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        On Golden Pond (Original screenplay for the 1981 film)

      Los Angeles: Universal Pictures, 1980. Draft script for the 1981 film. Copy belonging to production designer Stephen B. Grimes, with his name on the front wrapper in holograph pencil, and brief notations on a few pages in holograph ink. Based on Ernest Thompson's play, about a father-daughter relationship that has its share of miscommunication. Jane Fonda stars with her father, Henry, and the inimitable Katherine Hepburn. Henry Fonda won his only Academy Award for this, his final performance. Set in Maine, shot on location in New Hampshire. Self wrappers, dated March 28, 1980, with a credit for screenwriter Thompson. Title page integral with front wrapper. 145 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 144. Photographically reproduced, with photocopied punch holes. Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Harry Callahan: Color - 1941-1980

      Matrix Publications, 1980. Non-paginated. Hardcover with slipcase. SIGNED BY HARRY CALLAHAN ON TITLE PAGE. Illustrated with full color photographs by Callahan. Light fade to spine cloth. Slipcase with light fading, rubbing to edges. Clean, tight copy. Record # 612379 SIGNED

      [Bookseller: Monroe Street Books]
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        Special Collection.

      Mchn, Rogner und Bernhard, (1980). - Erste Ausgabe. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1001 40,5/27,8 cm. 25 Bl. OKarton mit minimal gebrauchtem Schutzumschlag. Name und Datum auf Titel, sonst schön. 24 Photo Lithos. Mit 24 ganzseitigen Fotoabbildungen. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Jürgen Fetzer]
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        Handbook on Continuous Casting.

      Aluminium-Verlag, Düsseldorf 1980 - 742 S. mit zahlreichen Abbildungen, 3870171340 ACHTUNG ABWESENHEIT! AUS BETRIEBLICHEN GRÜNDEN KANN IHRE BESTELLUNG ERST NACH DEM 25. AUGUST 2017 AUSGEFÜHRT WERDEN! DER NÄCHSTE VERSAND ERFOLGT VORAUSSICHTLICH AM MONTAG, DEN 28. AUGUST! Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 2690 4°, Original-Leinen, Bibliotheks-Exemplar (Firmenbibliothek) mit Rückenschild, Stempel auf Vorsatz und Titel, Einband in selbstklebende transparente Schutzfolie eingeschlagen, insgesamt gutes und innen sauberes Exemplar, (library sample in good condition),

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvanus]
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        Hollstein's Dutch and Flemish Etchings Engravings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700: Volume XXIV, Salomon Savery to Gillis Van Scheyndel

      Van Gendt & Co, Amsterdam 1980 - Darkest siena stamped cloth, gilt letters on spine; light green paper dust jacket in mylar cover; 256 pp., many BW illus. The 24th volume of an eventual 72-volume set providing details about the lives and works of Dutch and Flemish artists who produced prints, etchings, engravings and woodcuts during the 15th, 16th, and 17th centuries. This volume approaches them alphabetically from Salomon Saverij (1594-1678) to Gillis Van Scheyndel (active 1622-1650s). Scarce. VG- (Ex-art library; with plastic spine label and i.d. marks on book block edges and outermost pages, incl. rear pocket; pages are tanning at edges; otherwise, only lightly aged; intro page is bound in upside down.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mullen Books, ABAA]
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        Brescia nelle vecchie fotografie

      Grafica Gutenberg 1980 - italiano

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        Zniewolony Umysl. [The Captive Mind]

      [No place: no publisher, 1980. Near Fine. Samizdat edition. Quarto. 59, [1]pp. Illustrated publisher's illustrated wrappers. Pages toned, a few faint stains on the wrappers,overall near fine. Uncredited samizdat edition of Milosz's first writing after his defection to the West. First written in 1951, soon after he received political asylum in Paris, and it was first published in Paris in 1953, it immediately became a classic of anti-Stalinism. The nine essays deal with the different roles that the intellectuals take in the totalitarian dictatorship in post-war Central and Eastern Europe, their allure of Stalinism and the temptation of collaboration with the regime. The book was banned in Poland, and first published first in Eastern Europe in 1978 as an underground, samizdat edition. This edition is a photomechanically reproduced copy of the text of the 1953 Paris edition, four reduced pages of that edition printed on each page here. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Cosmos.

      Editorial Planeta, Barcelona 1980 - First Spanish edition of one of the best-selling science books ever published. Octavo, original illustrated wrappers as issued. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "Por Cara Shirley Con amore y admiracion Carl." The recipient was Shirley Arden, who was the executive secretary to Sagan and close friends of Sagan. Cosmos is the best-selling science book ever published in the English language. Brilliant and provocative, it traces today's knowledge and scientific methods to their historical roots, blending science and philosophy in a wholly energetic and irresistible way. "Enticing, imaginative, readable, iridescent" (The New York Times). It received the Hugo Award for Best Non-Fiction Book. It was also a thirteen-part television series written by Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan, and Steven Soter, with Sagan as presenter. It was executive-produced by Adrian Malone, produced by David Kennard, Geoffrey Haines-Stiles, and Gregory Andorfer, and directed by the producers, David Oyster, Richard Wells, Tom Weidlinger, and others. It covers a wide range of scientific subjects, including the origin of life and a perspective of our place in the universe. The series was first broadcast by the Public Broadcasting Service in 1980, and was the most widely watched series in the history of American public television until The Civil War. As of 2009, it was still the most widely watched PBS series in the world. It went on to win two Emmys and a Peabody Award, and has since been broadcast in more than 60 countries and seen by over 500 million people. It was followed-up by the 2014 documentary television series bearing the same name presented by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, who, as a young high school student, was inspired by Sagan. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Church Poems. With illustrations by John Piper. (FIRST STATE, DELUXE ISSUE)

      John Murray, London 1980 - The deluxe issue of the withdrawn first edition, of which one hundred copies were produced and bound, and virtually all destroyed prior to publication. This copy signed on the colophon by John Betjeman, but not numbered, and without Piper's signature, who presumably was due to sign them later. Due to a production error, the last seven lines of the poem 'Bristol and Clifton', the two full pages of the poem 'Sunday Afternoon Service in St Enodoc Church, Cornwall' were omitted, resulting in both the trade issue and this deluxe issue being destroyed and corrected editions issued the following year. John Murray claimed that all but half a dozen copies of the trade edition were destroyed, although the actual number of survivors is almost certainly higher. This deluxe edition is certainly a great deal scarcer, Peterson identified a surviving typescript (the printer's copy) of the colophon sheet, so signed by Betjeman and with a note by Murray stating that "The signed copy also had to be destroyed of Church Poems!" This present copy however, formally belonging to Dorothy Couzens [née Liptrap], a production assistant and some-time illustrator at John Murray Ltd. between 1960-1985, is the entire text, cut from the watered silk binding (presumably re-cycled for the corrected edition) and with the original marbled endpapers now serving as makeshift wrappers. 8vo. 63pp. Top edge gilt. A very good copy - scarce as proverbial hen's teeth, this being quite probably the only surviving example of the deluxe issue of the withdrawn text. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Firestarter.

      Viking,, NY: 1980 - Made into the 1984 film. First trade edition. SIGNED and dated (9/24/80) by the author in the month of publication. Near fine in a near fine (short closed edge tear and attendant creasing at the top of the front panel, light age toning, title lettering along the spine is a bit faded) dust jacket. ; 428 pages; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        Ask the Dust

      Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. F. 1980. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition, #33/75 copies handbound in boards by Earle Gray, numbered on the colophon page & signed by both Fante & Bukowski on the blank leaf opposite the copyright page. Quarter bound in maroon cloth & gray decorated boards. An additional 4 page advertisement pamphlet for this title has been laid-in loose. 8vo size, 165pp. A Fine copy in a Fine clear acetate dj. .

      [Bookseller: Dearly Departed Books]
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        JOURNAL OF THE ANGLO-MONGOLIAN SOCIETY VOL. VI N.1 2

      CAROLINE HUMPHREY, CAMBRIDGE 1980 - INGLESE Due volumi dattiloscritti, con pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione, brossure editoriali morbide, con lieve fioritura e con alcuni aloni dovuti all'esposizione ed alla polvere, numerose relazioni tra cui Owen Lattimore, C. Clunas, F.Isono ed altri. Inoltre il II vol. è dedicato proprio a Owen Lattimore in occasione del suo 80Th compleanno

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Le Numéro Barbette

      Paris, Jacques Damase, 1980, in-4, 80pp, cartonnage de l'éditeur, illustré en noir et blanc, En 1926, Cocteau écrit un important essai sur la nature et l'artifice du théâtre appelé "Le Numéro Barbette" qui est publié dans la Nouvelle Revue Française. Barbette (Van der Clyde, 1905-1973) était un travesti, danseur et trapéziste, de qui Cocteau était très admirateur. Le texte de Cocteau est accompagné de photographies inédites en noir et blanc de Man Ray, qui a capturé non seulement les aspects de la performance de Barbette, mais aussi son processus de transformation en son personnage féminin. Très bel exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        The Han-Nya Shingyo: A Scroll of Buddhist Prayer [Miniature]

      Tokyo: Add-Rie Studio / Lilliput Oval Saloon, 1980. Limited Edition. No Binding. Fine. Miniature Scroll. 50x810 mm. 3 hand-colored Buddhist illustrations. Housed in custom wood box. 100 copies produced. Beautiful miniature scroll with text in Chinese and Sanskrit. Printed, colored, and bound at the Addo-Rie Studio for the Lilliput Oval Saloon using materials such as Kawashima silk weave, Torinoko paper, red sandalwood, Paulownia wood, etc. In original sandalwood box, wrapped in tissue, numbered inside lid. Scarce.

      [Bookseller: Crooked House Books & Paper]
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        Seven San Francisco Punk Flyer Paste-ups

      [San Francisco] 1980 - Collage paste-ups for seven flyers created and obtained from artist Eddie Troia for shows at The Temple (aka The Temple Beautiful and The Geary Temple) in San Francisco in 1979 and early 1980. Cut and paste elements on letter and legal sized sheets, some with holograph text written with white out on overlays. Some elements with typical rippling from paste, near fine. A collection of paste-ups documenting punk shows at The Temple, an old Synagogue near the Fillmore and the Jim Jones Temple, which became a punk venue in 1979 but ceased having punk shows the following year. The building was damaged by the 1989 earthquake and was subsequently torn down. The mock-ups are for shows by quite a cross section of the punk, avant, and industrial bands in SF at the time, with shows by Impatient Youth, Flamin' Groovies, Alley Cats, Suburban Lawns, No Alternative, Minimal Man, The Offs, Mutants, X, Subhumans, Mondellos, Roy Loney & The Phantom Movers, Soul Rebels, Dead Kennedys, Phone Bill, Zeroes, Sleepers, and B People.Eddie Troia was a playwright, artist, and manager for Jane Dornbacker. His art is characterized by a sure use of confident holograph titles with well-chosen images from pop culture, contrasted with a cleanness resulting from the skillful use of glassine overlay. Striking and beautiful artwork documenting a very important but short-lived venue of the era, as well as a valuable look at the graphic techniques of flyer creation before the computer. It is getting more and more difficult to find original mock-ups from meaningful performances, especially in a grouping.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Complete Sharpe Collection - all first printings ('Eagle'/'Sword'/'Company'/'Enemy'/'Skirmish')

      London: Collins, 1980. A complete run of first edition, first printings, published by Collins and Harper Collins from 'Eagle' to 'Fury' plus the rare paperback 'Sharpe's Skirmish'. All are very good+ to fine condition in like wrappers. Made famous by the legend that is Sean Bean

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Frank

      Kinderbuchverlag, 1980 - 198 S. Einband leicht berieben, Text a. Vorsatz Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 450

      [Bookseller: Fördebuch *Preise inkl. MwSt.*]
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        Aanleiding tot de uiterlijke welsprekendheid, op den kansel, voor de balie, in 't bijzonder leezen, doch voornaamlijk op het tooneel. Amsterdam, Izaak Duim en Wed. Kornelis van Tongerlo en zoon, 1766.

      "8º: * 8 * 4 A-V 8 X 6, gepag.: [24] 10, 318 [4] pp.Boven de opdracht aan burgemeester Jonas Witsen een vignet met diens wapen, gegraveerd door Reinier Vinkeles naar Cornelis Ploos van Amstel. Half leer. Van Aken III, p.30 Ploos van Amstel, Portret van een koopman en uitvinder. Cornelis Ploos van Amstel (Assen 1980); De Vries, Beschaven! Letterkundige genootschappen in Nederland 1750-1800 (Nijmegen 2001); F & vd B p.615"."Net als zijn broer Cornelis, die houtmakelaar was, maar ook beeldend kunstenaar, directeur van de Amsterdamse Tekenacademie en kunstverzamelaar, had Jacob Ploos van Amstel (1735 - 1784) zeer uiteenlopende interesses. Na korte tijd in Amsterdam als arts te hebben gewerkt, ging hij zich toeleggen op de lettergieterij; hij was medeoprichter van het dichtgenootschap 'Diligentiae omnia' en lid van het algemeen culturele genootschap 'Concordia et libertate'. Hij publiceerde over zo uiteenlopende onderwerpen als het lettergieten, de dichtkunst van Horatius, de grondslagen van de sterrenkunde en het karakter en de lotgevallen van Hugo de Groot. Deze 'Aanleiding (= handleiding) tot de uiterlijke welsprekendheid' handelt hoofdzakelijk over het toneelspel en is een gedeeltelijke vertaling en aanvulling van 'Le comédien' van Pierre Rémond de Sainte Albine (1747), 'Traité du récitatif' van Jean Léonor de Grimarest (1707) en een gedicht van Luigi Riccoboni (1731). Een in het voorwoord aangekondigd tweede deel is hoogstwaarschijnlijk nooit verschenen."

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat A.G. VAN DER STEUR]
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        Film flyers]: 40 Flyers for Avant-Garde Films and Film Festivals Shown in the San Francisco Bay Area

      1980 - 40 flyers for avant-garde, punk rock, and other non-mainstream films shown in the Bay Area in the early 1980s. 24 of the flyers are approximately 8.5" x 11"; the other 16 are approximately 8.5" x 14". Most are about fine, a couple have tack holes, tape remnants, or small chips. A diverse group of flyers from the San Francisco art and music scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s encompassing independent and experimental filmmaking, punk music, gay culture, animation, and classic cinema of both high and low art.Particularly notable examples include the 1982 Lesbian/Gay Video Festival flyer which acknowledges the growing HIV/AIDS epidemic in San Francisco by proclaiming, "Winning Against Infections"; a 1984 John Waters Film Festival (*Polyester*, *Pink Flamingos*, *Desperate Living*, *Female Trouble*, *Mondo Trasho*, and *Multiple Maniacs*) with an appearance by Waters at the Castro Theatre; Jack Hazan and David Mingay's *Rude Boy* featuring The Clash; Julien Temple's *The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle* featuring the Sex Pistols; three flyers for Andy Warhol films (*Chelsea Girls*, *Vinyl* and *Nude Restaurant*) including one at La Mamelle with a live appearance by Ondine; *Dead Beat an' Blood*, a film about revolutionary and reggae musician Linton Kwesi Johnson; and various experimental films and shorts.An interesting group of flyers that paint a picture of the vibrant art and film scene in San Francisco in the early 80s. A full list is available upon request.

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        Sailing Alone Around The World :

      Volvo Penta Publishing Sweden 1980 - Published In 1980 : 1st. Edition : Volvo Penta Publishing Sweden : Large Format & Quite Heavy : Quite A Rare Swedish Edition : The Text Is In English : The Dust Wrapper Has Lots Of Very Light Writing Indentations To The Front Face : The Rest Is Just Very Light To Faint Face Rubbing : The Book However Looks Brand New : Very Crisp & Tight With A Pull Out Voyage Chart In The Front & The Sloop Layout In The Back : The Illustrations Are By JAMES E. MITCHELL : No Inscriptions : Good Solid Binding With Bright Clear Text & Illustrations : Overall, A Very Nice Book : [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sapphire Books]
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        Handwörterbuch des Deutschen Aberglaubens. Herausgegeben unter besonderer Mitwirkung von E. Hoffmann-Krayer und Mitarbeit zahlreicher Fachgenossen von Hanns Bächtold-Stäubli.

      Berlin und Leipzig, Walter de Gruyter & Co. 1927-42 [ca. 1980]. - Erste Ausgabe. 10 Bände (alles). 24,5 x 17 cm. Zusammen ca. 16.500 Spalten. Besitzvermerke auf vorderem Spiegel. Handwörterbücher zur Deutschen Volkskunde. Abtlg I. Aberglaube. Bis heute unübertroffenes Hauptwerk zum Thema mit ca. 10.000 Stichwörtern mit ausführlicher Erläuterung des Begriffsinhalts und -wandels, jeweils mit Nachweis der Quellen. Unter der Mitarbeit von mehreren Hundert Ethnologen erarbeitet, gilt das Handwörterbuch als die bedeutendste Leistung der deutschen Volkskunde. Die Bände 1-9 enthalten ein vollständiges Alphabet, Bd. 10 ist ein Registerband. Hier offenbar ein undatierter photomechanischer Nachdruck in Ganzleinen mit Fadenheftung. Offenbar unbenutzt und daher sehr gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen]
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        20 chansons francaises, Tome 2. De 1962 a 1977, de " Le Jazz et la Java " a "...

      1980. 107 Seiten Broschiert Unbenutztes Exemplar. Einband mit aeusserlichen Gebrauchsspuren. 1 vol. in-4 br. couv. ill. couleurs de Brigitte Bardot par Sato Yamamoto, nombreuses photos noir et blanc, publication Alain Pierson, Import diffusion music, Paris, s.d., 111 pp. dont 40 pp. darticles avec photos et 65 pp. de paroles et de partitions. Etat tres satisfaisant (couv. tres leg. frottee, tres bon etat par ailleurs) pour cet etonnant ouvrage, qui retrace 15 ans dage dor de la chanson francaise. Peu courant. HG7018

      [Bookseller: Musikhaus Vollberg]
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        The Leaves, the Lion Fish, and the Bear

      Los Angeles: Sylvester & Orphanos. 1980. First. First edition. Cloth and papercovered boards with paper spine label. Bottom corners a little bumped and some slight soiling, a nice, just about fine copy. One of 330 numbered copies Signed by the author, this copy marked "Presentation Copy" in type and Inscribed by Cheever to Tad Tomkins, his son-in-law (daughter Susan Cheever's second husband). .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Madonna della scodella.

      "Copy after Annibale Carracci's popular engraving of the Madonna della Scodella: the Madonna, seated with the infant Christ on her lap, holds a bowl for the infant Baptist to drink from; St. Anne standing in the back, watching over the scene with her left hand raised. Lettered on the bottom right: 'A.b.C.I.' Documented copy number 12 (Berlin). In this copy figures have no halo and the background has no hatchings"."Etching on paper; trimmed within platemark; total: 142 x 163 mm; yellowed paper, small stain on the shoulder of the Madonna; The Illustrated Bartsch (1980), p. 395, 9-12"

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat A.G. VAN DER STEUR]
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        Park City

      Artspace Press and Castelli Graphics in association with Aperture, Albuquerque and New York 1980 - First edition. Large square quarto. Fine in fine dustwrapper that is a trifle rubbed at the spine ends. A lovely copy of an uncommon and impressive volume, the second of a trilogy of cutting edge modern conceptual photography books by this artist. Parr and Badger, *The Photobook Volume 2*, p. 34. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Collection Leonard Linton. Instruments scientifiques et livres anciens

      Paris, 1980, in-4, 196 pp, broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        The Diary of Anais Nin: Volumes 2-7

      The Swallow Press and Harcourt, Brace & World and Harcourt, Brace and Jovanovich, New York 1980 - Volumes four through seven are first editions, volume two and three are later printings. Six volumes in all, lacking the first volume. Edited with a preface by Gunther Stuhlmann. Remainder marks on bottom page fine edges on volumes two and seven, else all volumes are fine in very good or better dustwrappers with volume five price-clipped, spines lightly faded, and short tears to the extremities. Six volumes (out of seven) covering the years of 1934-1974. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        A Confederacy of Dunces

      Baton Rouge, Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press, 1980. First edition. Near Fine/Very Good +. True first printing in correct, first issue jacket. Book Near Fine with minor spotting/soiling to the closed page block and the boards a trifle bowed (as usual). In a Very Good+, unrepaired dust jacket priced $12.95 and without the Chicago Sun-Times review on the rear panel (as required for the first printing jacket). Jacket worn at the spine ends and corners with a few short tears and some color fading to the titles. A major work of American literature, the novel depicts the satirical adventures of Ignatius J. Reilly as he saunters around New Orleans, looking for work and railing against modern culture. The book was written in the early 1960s, but wasn't published until 1980, 11 years after Toole's suicide, when the author's mother took the manuscript to Walker Percy and essentially forced him to read it. "There was no getting out of it; only one hope remained-that I could read a few pages and that they would be bad enough for me, in good conscience, to read no farther... In this case I read on. And on. First with the sinking feeling that it was not bad enough to quit, then with a prickle of interest, then a growing excitement, and finally an incredulity: surely it was not possible that it was so good." Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1981. Near Fine in Very Good + dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        MASARATI KHAMSIN AM 120 (USER MANUAL)

      Officine Alfieri Maserati Spa Nov, Modena, Italia 1980 - Booklet with light blue soft covers. 208 pages. Text in Italian, German, French and English. This manual collects the main data relating to the Maserati AM 120 and also the necessary information to carry out a normal service. Servizio Documentazione SD-095.

      [Bookseller: Worlds End Bookshop (ABA, PBFA, ILAB)]
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        Smiley's People Signed John le Carré

      UK: Hodder & Stoughton, 1980. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Smiley's People Signed by John le Carré First Edition Hodder& Stoughton 1980. No inscriptions, unmarked and unblemished throughout. A fine copy in like dust jacket, not price clipped. SIGNED by John le John le Carré directly to title page without dedication.

      [Bookseller: Brought to Book Ltd]
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