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        Derriere le Miroir No 250. Hommage a Aime et Marguerite Maeght

      Paris, Galerie Maeght, 1982. ISBN 2855870976. First edition. Format 15 x 11 inches. 111 pages, incl. bibliography of the DLM issues 1 - 249. Thick issue with 24 original prints. 21 original lithographs (incl. dust jacket by Saul Steinberg) and 3 original silk screen prints. Single page prints by Marc Chagall (Mourlot 993), Eduardo Chillida, Pablo Palazuelo, Paul Rebeyrolle, Pierre Tal-Coat, Konrad Klapheck, Ellsworth Kelly, Jean Bazaine, Valerio Adami, Joan Gardy-Artigas. Double page prints by Joan Miro (Cramer 253), Bram van Velde, Antoni Tapies, Pierre Alechinsky, Raoul Ubac, Pol Bury, Jacques Monory, Shusaku Arakawa, Takis, Claude Garache, Francois Fiedler, Gerard Titus-Carmel. Softcover, paperback binding with dust jacket. First edition. Text in French. Fine condition in fine dust jacket..

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Elke Rehder]
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        John Henderson's Hackle Book. An Account of Twenty Years Breeding Old English Game Fowls for their Hackles, edited by Jack Heddon

      Twickenham: Honey Dun Press, 1980 [1982] - No. 89 of 120 copies, signed by the editor. 4to. Tipped-in portrait and 3 plates, 40 mounted specimen hackles. Publisher's morocco-backed marbled boards, slipcase. Fine [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Horsemeat

      Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow 1982 - First edition. No. 110 of 125 copies signed by Bukowski & photographer Michael Montfort. Colophon: "Printed November 1982 in Santa Barbara for the Black Sparrow Press by Graham Mackintosh. Photographs by Michael Montfort. Design by Barbara Martin. Hand-binding by Earle Gray." 11 ¼ in. x 14 ¼ in. 49+pp., 20 mounted color photographic prints. Printed tan, paper-covered boards with title & author's name printed on spine & across covers in several colored inks; mounted color photographic portrait print of Bukowski on front cover. It has the publisher's plain acetate wrap-around in fine condition. Krumhansl (Bukowski Bibliography) 76; p.89. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Gesellschaftsreform und Einheitsschulgedanke. Zu den Wechselwirkungen politischer Motivation und pädagogischer Zielsetzungen in der Geschichte des Einheitsschulgedankens. ( =Sozialhistorische Untersuchungen zur Reformpädagogik und Erwachsenenbildung, 1) .

      Dipa Frankfurt am Main, 1982. Broschur, Guter Zustand Mit Widmung des Autors. Einband mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren., 606 S.,. Inhaltsverzeichnis mit 2 Anmerkungen. Pädagogikgeschichte Einheitsschule Volksschullehrerbewegung Politik Verfassungsrecht Mit Widmung des Autors. Einband mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren.

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        Geyerstein's Dynamiek.

      Dordrecht, Dijl's uitgeverij, 1982. Verguld halfmarokijn met perkamenten platten in cassette van marokijn en perkament. (4), 64 p. Gezet uit de Bembo en gedrukt in blauw en zwart door Geuze op 110 grams Hollands Druk Vergé van Van Gelder in een oplage van 85 door de auteur genummerde en gesigneerde exemplaren. 1e druk. Prachtig.* Een van de 25 Romeins genummerde exemplaren, zeer luxe gebonden door Binderij Phoenix. Dit is geluksnummer 'VII'. JS 368.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas HOLTHUIS]
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        Genetic Transformation of Drosophila with Transposable Element Vectors

      Washington D.C.: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1982. Washington D.C.: American Association for the Advancement of Science,, 1982. [Offprint from] Science. Volume 218, pages 348–353. 22 October, 1982. 4 page offprint. Original self-wraps. Fine condition. Offprint of the paper that announced "the first successful germ-line genetic engineering of a multicellular animal" (Howard Huges Medical Institute biography). Previously, scientists had been able to manipulate the genomes of single-celled bacteria, but no one had altered the genome of a multi-cellular creature with viable changes that could be passed on to it offspring. In this pioneering work, Rubin and Spradling isolated the fruit fly P element, a DNA sequence that can change position within the genome, and attached to it a new gene coding for abnormal eye colour. Once inserted into cells as part of the P element, the new gene was incorporated into the organism's DNA and the resulting flies, and their offspring, displayed the abnormality. In addition to this important work, Rubin also led the successful effort to sequence the fruit fly genome. A fine copy of this uncommon and important offprint.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Natural World: A Bestiary

      Open Book 1982 - Fine SIGNED limited edition. A beautiful book bound in fine cloth with gilt stamped lettering. Decorative endpapers and heavy stock paper with full-page black and white plates. Signed by both the author and the artist whose sculpture work is featured throughout. One of only 350 copies. Comes housed in a matching collector's slipcase. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        LA BIBBIA DEI POVERI - Obra Completa (2 Tomos)

      Jaca Book Codici, Milán 1982 - 36 x 28 cm. Cartoné. En Estuche. La Bibbia dei Poveri consistente di due codici originari della Biblioteca Palatina di Heidelberg, Riuniti a Roma Durante il Pontificato di Urbano VIII. Edición Facsímil. Tomo I - 106 pp. Tomo II - Sin numerar. Contrareembolso - 3 eur. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librería Miguel Blázquez]
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        JOURNAL OF REINFORCED PLASTICS AND COMPOSITES, 13 Volumes/Jahrgänge: 1 (1982) - 13 (1994). ISSN: 0731-6844. Komplett, gebundene Zeitschrift.

      Westport, Conn. : Technomic Publ. Co., 1982-1994.. 13 Jahrgänge in 16 Bänden. 8° , Bibliothekseinband. Die ersten 13 Jahrgänge der Zeitschrift. 13 Volumes!!! Der Titel stammt aus einer aufgelösten Spezialbibliothek für Luft- und Raumfahrt und ist mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Einbände leicht berieben und etwas angestaubt. Seiten sauber. Bindungen fest. Guter Zustand. Mehr Fotos und Angaben zu den Versandtkosten schicken wir Ihnen gern auf Anfrage. Bitte beachten Sie unser reichhaltiges Angebot an antiquarischen Zeitschriften. // From library-stock. Covers with light shelf wear. Pages clean. Good condition. More pictures on demand. Please ask for shipping-fees. zqx mbx jqx

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat BOOKFARM]
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        Almanak. 366 knittelverzen.

      Amsterdam, Cornamona Pers, 1982. Linnen met gemarmerde schutbladen in foedraal (Geert van Daal). (396) p. Gedrukt op Simili Japon in een oplage van 60 genummerde en door dichter en uitgever (Geert Lubberhuizen) gesigneerde exemplaren. 1e druk.* Exemplaar met handgeschreven gesigneerde opdracht van de dichter op de titelpagina: '[(gedrukt:) 366 knittelverzen] in gewone buitengewone versie/ voor Gert-Jan/ Hugo Claus'. BHC 133.1.A.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas HOLTHUIS]
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        A Comprehensive Old-English Dictionary

      Univ Pr of Amer, Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A. 1982 - Large hardcover is very good plus with shelfwear and the owner's name inside. Issued without a dust jacket. A nice example of a very scarce resource. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Jordglob. Prague, Jan Felkl, [ca. 1865]. Terrestrial globe, with a diameter of 22 cm, made up of 12 lithographed and coloured paper gores with the geographical names in Swedish, on a turned black painted wooden stand, with a metal axis through the middle of the globe (without meridian or horizon circles). Total height: 40 cm.

      Globen aus Urgrossvaters Zeit: Jan Felkl und seine Zeitgenossen (Der Globusfreund, nr. 30), 1982. Swedish edition of the educational globe by the famous firm of Jan Felkl (1817-1887) in Prague, manufacturer of a large assortment of terrestrial and celestial globes. Edited by Georg Wilhelm De Frese (1835-1874). It is especially interesting that the globe already shows the courses of the rivers Niger, Congo, and Nile, with the Lake Victoria in the interior of Africa. Alaska is named 'Ryska Amerika'. Little crack at the top of the stand. In fine condition.

      [Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830)]
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        The BFG [uncorrected proof copy]

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1982. London: Jonathan Cape,, 1982. Illustrations by Quentin Blake. Octavo. Original printed red-orange wrappers. With black and white illustrations. A few light creases to wrappers. Otherwise an excellent copy. Uncorrected proof copy of Dahl's story of the orphan Sophie who befriends the BFG, the 'only nice and jumbly Giant in Giant Country'.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        A Streetcar Named Desire With A Foreword by Jessica Tandy and an Introduction by the Author

      Limited Editions Club, NY 1982 - Unpaginated. 32.5 x 20.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 1538 of 2000, with line drawings illustrations by Al Hirshfeld, and signed at colophon by him. With LEC Monthly Letter for the tile laid-in, noting a description of the binding: " The fine aniline leather on the spine, in burgundy, complements the covering cloth, imported from Italy by Clarence House Imports of New York.the Chequered Lady pattern was hand-printed in thirteen colors." NORMAN & WICHE 532. Orig. leather spine and decorated boards. Fine in fine slipcase [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royoung Bookseller, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Shyp of Fooles. Translated by Alexander Barclay, 1509. Edited by Phyllis C. Robinson WITH: A Portfolio of Six Etchings accompanying - by Robert S. Neuman. With an Introductory Essay by John C. Olin, each signed by artist and numbered

      Seal Harbor, Maine: Printed & Sold at High Loft, [1982] - Copy L of L of copies I to L. Folio. Woodcuts from the Durer woodcuts of the Basle edition of 1497. Printed by Tom Coleman and Karen MacDonald, set in 16 pt. Blado. Bound in quater brown morocco and blue cloth. With portfolio in blue cloth. Both in linen drop box. Fine, small spot on upper cover [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Life Force: A Novel

      Alpha / Omega Book Publishers, London 1982 - Marbled Boards. Interior : Inscription Page Otherwise Reads 'For My Dear Friend, Miranda Norman' Text : Crisp, Clean, Free From Any Notations Or Markings. Binding Tight. 236 Pages. Dust Jacket Not Clipped, Top And Bottom Each Have A One Inch Closed Tear, Worn. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Réminiscences du corbeau.

      Mormino, Paris 1982 - In 8 broché sous chemise et étui, édition originale illustrée de 4 gravures d'Axel Cassel. Tirage limité à 80 exemplaires signés par l'auteur et l'illustrateur, celui-ci un des 12 sur Japon contenant un dessin d'Axel Cassel et un texte manuscrit de Michel Butor. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: La Basse Fontaine]
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        Ein nichtarischer Deutscher : d. Tagebücher d. Albert Herzfeld 1935 - 1939., im Auftr. d. Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf bearb. u. hrsg. von Hugo Weidenhaupt

      Düsseldorf : Triltsch 1982 - 160 S. Mit einigen schwarz-weißen Abbildungen. Sehr gutes und sauberes Exemplar. ISBN: 3799800220 Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 499 8° (17,5 - 22,5 cm), Orig.-Broschur. [Softcover / Paperback]. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Kretzer]
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        BETWEEN TWO WARS SELECTED POEMS WRITTEN PRIOR TO THE SECOND WORLD WAR

      [Athens & San Francisco]: Labyrinth Editions & The Iris Press, 1982. [Athens & San Francisco]: Labyrinth Editions & The Iris Press, 1982.. Folio. Quarter gilt vellum and decorated paper over boards. Illustrated with four color magnesium engravings (one double- spread) by Daniel Goldstein. Fine, with accompanying stiff-card portfolio of prints, and the prospectus, enclosed in folding cloth clamshell box. First edition, deluxe issue. One of fifty numbered copies (of 130) designed and printed by Richard Bigus on handmade Imago paper, and bound by Claudia Cohen and Sarah Creighton. All copies are signed by the printer, the illustrator, and by Bradford Morrow, who contributed an introduction. The volume is concluded by an interview with Rexroth conducted by Les Ferris. This deluxe copy is accompanied by a separate portfolio of the four prints and their relevant text leaves, each signed by the artist, but is not accompanied by the extra large print.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Mehrfarbiger Holzschnitt.

      1982. 76 x 57 cm, 62 x 45 cm, Tadell. Preis in CHF: 990. Unten rechts signiert u. dat. "Dual proof." Die Künstlerin Jean Lodge (1941) wuchs in Ohio auf und schloss mit dem MA an der Miami University 1963 ab. Nach dem Studium an der Ruskin School in Oxford arbeitete sie mit dem britischen Surrealisten S. W. Havter in Paris zusammen. Ab 1978 war sie Leiterin der Abteilung künstlerische Drucktechniken an der Ruskin School of Fine Art an der Oxford University.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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        Take it! 1-6 [Complete Run]

      Take It! Magazine, Boston, Massachusetts 1982 - A complete run of this short-lived but pioneering Boston-based magazine, including the elusive final issue. Folios and one quarto. Between 32pp. and 48pp. Illustrated self-wrappers, the quarto issue stapled. Fine. Created by Michael Koenig, with help from longtime music critic and independent music historian Byron Coley, *Take It!* covered the punk, hardcore, and newly emerging indy music scenes. Each issue included a flexi-disc with music from Dead Kennedys, Angry Samoans, The Trademarks, The Creamers, Yello, Renaldo and The Loaf, The Mutants, 1/2 Japanese, and Flipper. The run features articles, interviews, essays, and reviews from Richard Meltzer, John Holmstrom, Jonathan Borofsky, Gang of Four, Mission of Burma, Black Flag, Flesh Eaters, The Slits, The Psychedelic Furs, and many others. A nice run of this influential music magazine. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Casa Marzini Proposta di Adattazioni 1878

      Np, February 1882 Np: Np, February 1882. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. brown stiff boards printed in black with four cloth ties intact and loose plates laid-in. Near fine/No Dust Jacket. Folio, 32 x 24 cm. Group of nine original hand-colored ink drawings, each titled and drawn to scale, signed and dated by E. Mutinelli -- the plates in sequential order are noted -- Cantine, Piano-terra, 1mo Piano, 2do Piano, Sottetetto, Sezione AB, Sezionne CD, Sezione EF, Sezione GH. This architectural proposal handsomely illustrated in brown, yellow, red ochre and blue tones.

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        Lothringische Apokalypse. Faksimile ohne Kommentarband. Numeriertes Exemplar., Das Original der Faksimilierten Handschrift befindet sich im Besitz der Sächsischen Landesbibliothek Dresden. Es wird unter der Signatur OC 50 aufbewahrt. Einmalige limitierte Weltauflage. Zum Verkauf gelangen 800 arabisch numerierte Exemplare. DieseExemplar trägt die Nummer 07.

      Leipzig, Edition Leipzig, 1982 - Mit farbigen Faksimiles., 59 Seiten., Einband bei der Schließe leicht fleckig und berieben, sonst gutes Exemplar. Ohne Kommentarband! Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1200 Gr.-8°. handgefertigert blindgeprägter OLedereinband mit einer Metallschließe und 6 Bünden.,

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        A PALE VIEW OF HILLS

      Faber , 1982. Faber , 1982. First edition. Original light blue boards in dustwrapper. A fine copy in a fine, crisp dustwrapper. The author's first book.

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books]
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        Baseball's 3000-Hit Men: A Book of Stats, Facts, and Trivia

      Gemmeg Press, Brooklyn 1982 - First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication to Cliff Kachline, Historian of the National Baseball Hall of Fame, who merits a special thanks in the book's acknowledgments page. According to some sources the man most responsible for the existence of SABR. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        Die Grenzen der Kunst.

      - Eine kritische Analyse der Moderne. Vorwort von Prof.Rupert Riedl. Wien,Graz,Köln: Hermann Böhlaus Nachf. 1982. 162 S., zahlr.Abb., ill.OKt. Quart Sprache: de

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        Monsignor Quixote

      London, Sydney - The Bodley Head, 1982. London, Sydney - The Bodley Head, 1982 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. Monsignor Quixote is a novel by Graham Greene, published in 1982, in unclipped dustwrapper. The book is a pastiche of the classic Spanish novel Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes with many moments of hilarious comedy, but also offers reflection on matters such as life after a dictatorship, Communism, and the Catholic faith. First edition. Henry Graham Greene, OM, CH (1904 - 1991) was an English author, playwright and literary critic. His works explore ambivalent modern world moral and political issues. Greene was notable for his ability to combine serious literary acclaim with widespread popularity. Condition: In a cloth binding with unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, in a lovely condition with only minor shelfwear, dustwrapper in excellent condition with only minor edgewear. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and clean throughout. Overall: FINE in a NEAR FINE dustwrapper.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Creepshow (Signed by Berni Wrightson)

      New York: New American Library / Plume, 1982. New York: New American Library / Plume, 1982. First edition / First printing.. Oversized trade softcover.. A near fine copy in perfectbound wrappers, as issued.. WRIGHTSON, Berni. Originally written as a screenplay by King in 1982, the film was originally considered a sleeper hit at the box office bringing in over $21 million domestically and has grown with a cult following. Directed by George A. Romero (of "Night of the Living Dead" fame) and starring a high-powered ensemble cast, including Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau, Leslie Nielsen, Ted Danson, E.G. Marshall, Fritz Weaver, Carrie Nye, and Ed Harris. King himself also has a cameo appearance, as does his son, Joe Hill, as the boy being punished by his parents for reading horror comic books on Halloween night. ~Immediately following the film, King developed the graphic novel version of "Creepshow," which contained the five stories illustrated in comic book form by legendary artist, Berni Wrightson. ~SIGNED by illustrator, Berni Wrightson, on his very own illustrated, Ex Libris bookplate, which is tipped in on the inside front wrapper. Stated "First Printing" on the copyright page with full numberline. A very near fine copy, with some very light creasing along spine edge, clean and bright internally. A very rare find, as we've never before seen a first printing copy signed by Wrightson.

      [Bookseller: Bloody Rare Books, LLC]
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        Eine Novelle

      Edition Curt Visel, Memmingen 1982. 28 nn. Bll ( e. u. le. 2 we.) Folio, priv. dunkelbrauner Leder über Holzdeckeln mit blattverGoldetem Supralibro (Silhouette Goethes).. Ex. 80, eines von 50 (ges. 100) ursprünglich ungebundenen Exemplaren. Mit 9 signierten ganzseitigen Kaltnadelradierungen, einer Vignette und einer Initiale in Holzschnitt von Helmut Ackermann. Gedruckt auf kräftigem Hahnemühle-Kupferdruckbütten.

      [Bookseller: AS - Antiquariat Schröter]
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        Quattordici incisioni.: Vittorio Avella - Felice Bifulco - Geppino Cilento - Pasquale Coppola - Vincenzo de Simone - Salvatore Emblema - Antonio Fomez - Antonio Napolitano - Annibale Oste - Aulo Pedicini - Mario Persico - Antonio Petti - Enrico Ruotolo - Andrea Sparaco.

      Il laboratorio, Nola. 1982 - Le quattordici incisioni raccolte in questo cofanetto firmate e numerate dei quattordici autori sono state stampate a più colori in cinquanta esemplari più quattordici fuori commercio su carta a mano della cartiera Amatruda di Amalfi nel mese di marzo del 1982 con torchio a stella della officina calcografica il Laboratorio di Nola. La nostra copia è la 40/50, le tavole sono tutte numerate e firmate a matita dagli artisti e protette da veline. Formato: [2] c. di testo, [14] c. di tav., 35 cm, fogli sciolti in cofanetto editoriale in mezza tela rivestito di carta francese con etichetta coi titoli applicata al piatto. Ottimo.

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        THE COLOR PURPLE (Signed First Edition)

      New York: Harcourt Brace Janovich, 1982. New York: Harcourt Brace Janovich, 1982. First Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. A Nearly Fine example of the book, sharp and clean, with very faint dampstaining on the rear board. In a sharp dust jacket, also Near Fine on account of a faint dampstain to the rear panel. Signed by the author on the front free end paper in purple ink. & & Alice Walker';s National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winning novel, marking the first time an African American woman would those awards for Fiction. The story is told through the eyes of Celie, a poverty stricken black girl living in 1900s Georgia, as we follow her over a twenty year period. The Color Purple would go on to be adapted into an eleven Academy Award nominated film, starring Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, and Oprah Winfrey, and directed by Stephen Spielberg. "Without doubt, Alice Walker';s latest novel is her most impressive." (Contemporary New York Times Review). Near Fine in Near Fine. dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        Fair Game

      sp;-London - Macmillan10.5 by 5.5; 219pp, 1982. sp;-London - Macmillan10.5 by 5.5; 219pp, 1982 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. Gunlore, gamesmanship, poaching, womanising, a sharp sense of humour, and sudden death. A signed, scarcefirst edition of this parochial mystery; in which country sporstman Ray Grass dies leaving an enormous estate, a vast collection of firearms, and a highly mischievous will. Having supposedlyshot himself as he climbed through a fence with a loaded gun, the coroner returns a verdict of accidentaldeath- but old friendsare plagued by the belief that theirlate compatriot wasnot sofoolhardy. As they begin their own investigation,they uncovermore than one murder,and in so doing find themselves in grave peril. Condition: Externally bound in black cloth with very minor shelfwear to head and tail of spine. Gilt lettering to spine. Dustrapper with minor shelfwear and light fading to black ink. Internally, thefront hinge has partially failed but the work remains firmly bound with clean and bright pages, with the author's signature on the titlepage. Three very faint spots to back pastedown. Overall: VERY GOOD with a VERY GOOD INDEED dustwrapper..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        THE VOICE OUTSIDE

      Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1982. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1982 Signed by Grimwood on the title page. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. An attractive copy.. Signed. First edition, first printing. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books]
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        Ich stand vor der Mauer aus Glas.

      Berlin, Galerie Springer. 1982.. 24 ungezählte Seiten. Mit 10 blattgroßen Farblithographien, davon eine mit Übermalung. 42 x 30 cm, Original-Karton mit farblithographiertem Deckelbild.. Eins von 30 nummerierten und vom Künstler signierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe (GA 250 Exemplare). Dafür wurde die erste Farblithographie vom Künstler mit Gouachefarben überarbeitet und übermalt. - Künstlerbuch mit Gedichten. Sehr gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mertens & Pomplun]
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        The 50 Stone Lithographs of Fred Machetanz. (Association Copy)

      Venice, Florida: Mill Pond Press, 1982. Venice, Florida: Mill Pond Press, 1982. Hardcover. Limited Edition. Oblong octavo. xxiii, 101pp. Quarter blue leather and silver paper-covered beveled boards, spine stamped in silver and upper cover with a facsimile of the artist's signature stamped in blue. Top edge stained silver, others trimmed; a Fine copy, in the publisher's plain slipcase. This is the deluxe edition, one of 950 copies with a special colophon, numbered and signed by the artist. Additionally inscribed on the front endpaper by Fred and Sarah Machetanz to Austin and Helene Cooley "friends and/ art patrons who played a large part in/ making this book possible-/Enjoy these Alaskan memories-" Cooley purchased the entire set of lithographs from Machetanz's first Alaskan exhibit and donated them to the University of Alaska. Image or additional images available upon request

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        Uniformenkunde. Das Deutsche Heer: Friedensuniformen bei Ausbruch des Weltkrieges. Volumes I-III.

      Stuttgart, Spemann 1982 - Three volumes. Crown 4to. I. Text: Pp. 432, numerous (full-page) illustrations to the text, illustrated endpapers. II. Plates: Pp. (6), 1-122 full-page colour plates. III. Plates: Pp. (10), 123-200 full-page colour plates, (2). This total does not include the many interpolated plates. All plates printed on thick, fine paper. Hardcover, uniformly bound in original blue cloth, gilt. In a fresh-new condition. A fine set. ~ Second edition of this impressive undertaking. Complete. The text volume which appeared in the previous edition in two parts is published here as one.

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        D?rer

      London - Frederick Muller, 1982. London - Frederick Muller, 1982 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A nice clean first edition of Strieder's work on DrerFirst EditionBound in green cloth with gilt lettering and unclipped dust wrapperAlbrecht Drer (1471 1528) was a German painter, printmaker and theorist from Nuremberg. His still-famous works include the Apocalypse woodcuts, Knight, Death, and the Devil (1513), Saint Jerome in his Study (1514) and Melencolia I (1514), which has been the subject of extensive analysis and interpretation. His watercolours mark him as one of the first European landscape artists, while his ambitious woodcuts revolutionised the potential of that medium. Drer's introduction of classical motifs into Northern art, through his knowledge of Italian artists and German humanists secured his reputation as one of the most important figures of the Northern Renaissance. This is reinforced by his theoretical treatise which involve principles of mathematics, perspective and ideal proportions. His prints established his reputation across Europe when he was still in his twenties, and he has been conventionally regarded as the greatest artist of the Renaissance in Northern Europe ever since. Condition: The bind is firm. There is almost no wear to the extremities. There is almost no wear to the dust wrapper including some very minor shelfwear. Internally the pages are bright and clean. Overall the condition of the book is near fine with a near fine dust wrapper..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Mund an Mund : erot. Roman. [Dt. Übers. von F. G. U. Glass], Heyne-Bücher / 01 ; Nr. 6003

      München : Heyne, 1982.. Dt. Erstveröff. 286 S. ; 18 cm Kl.-8°, kart. Gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Mouth to mouth, Seiten alters- und papierbedingt etwas gebräunt K1059 ISBN 3453014936.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Buchhandel Daniel Viertel]
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        If Not Now, When?

      Summit Books, New York 1982 - First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Primo Levi on the title page. Books signed by Levi are scarce. First published in 1982 in Italian, "If Not Now, When" follows a courageous band of Jewish partisans making their way from Russia to Italy, moving toward the ultimate goal of Palestine. The novel captures the landscape and the people of Eastern Europe in vivid detail, depicting as well the terrible bleakness of war-ridden Europe. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Christie's Auction Catalogue. Fine 20th Century Chinese Paintings; Sponsored by and The Property of The China National Arts Corporation, Beijing. New York, February 24, 1982

      New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc., 1982 - Thin octavo, 25.5*20.3cm, 68p. 106 lots, all with color or b/w illustrations. Includes paintings by Ch'i Pai Shih, Chang Dai Chien, Huang Yongyu, Wu Kuan Ch'ung and other Chinese artists. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chinese Art Books]
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        Schindler's Ark

      Sydney: Hodder & Stoughton, 1982. Sydney: Hodder & Stoughton,, 1982. Octavo. Original black board, titles to spine in white. With pictorial bookplate of George and Hedy Hunter to front free endpaper. Spine slightly cocked, spine ends and bottom edges of boards lightly rubbed, light foxing to edges and endpapers. A very good copy in a slightly rubbed jacket with a few creases, some light toning to flaps, and a small white mark to front cover. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed to two Holocaust survivors by the author on the title page: "To George and Hedy Hunter, to celebrate your survival, Best wishes Tom Keneally 1986." With three loosely inserted postcards from Dachau concentration camp.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Crusade For Airpower: The Story Of The Air Force Association -1st Edition/1st Printing

      Aerospace Education Foundation, Washington, D. C. 1982 - A Fine First Edition lacking dust-jacket. SIGNED by author James H. Straubel directly on the title page. In addition, an affixed plate on the front free endpaper is SIGNED by 11 Secretaries of the United States Air Force (Stuart Symington, James H. Douglas, Jr. , Dudley C. Sharp, Eugene M. Zuckert, Harold Brown, Robert C. Seamans, Jr. , John L. McLucas, Thomas C. Reed, John C. Stetson, Hans Mark, and Verne Orr) AND five Chiefs of Staff of the U. S. Air Force (Curtis E. LeMay, John P. McConnell, John D. Ryan, David C. Jones, and Lew Allen, Jr. ). Also included at the end of the Foreword is the signature of James "Jimmy" H. Doolittle, the aviation pioneer and commander of Doolittle's Raid in World War Two; The AFA has contributed significantly to America’s security through its work on behalf of the men and women of all the armed forces. The Association has fought for better pay, improved housing and health care, a more equitable promotion system, retention of the traditional benefits that have been threatened more than once, and most important of all, public recognition of and appreciation for the men and women in uniform. All of this and a great deal more is recounted in this book First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Collection of Signatures [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why - ABAA/ILAB]
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        Die Kabinettsprotokolle der Bundesregierung. Bände 1-18 (1949-1965).

      Harald Boldt Verlag, Boppard / Oldenbourg, München 1982-2008.. 18 Bände, 8°, Original-Leinen mit Original-Schutzumschlägen,. Schutzumschläge teils etwas fleckig, berieben und vereinzelt mit kleinen Randeinrissen, vereinzelt Schnitt oder Stehkanten etwas fleckig, ansonsten gut erhaltenes Exemplar,

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        Wycliffe's Wild-Goose Chase

      London - Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1982. London - Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1982 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this W. J. Burley novel featuring his popular character Charles Wycliffe. While taking a leisurely Sunday stroll along the West Country estuary, Wycliffe stumbles across a service revolver with one recently fired chamber. From these humble beginnings, he soon ends up embroiled in a world of shady art robberies, crooked dealers, a suspicious suicide and the hunt for a missing yacht. . . Condition: In a red cloth binding with original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, generally smart, though spine is slightly cocked. Dustwrapper is smart, with just some light shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound. Institutional ink stamps to front free-endpaper and title page, with institutional labels to front free-endpaper. Pages are bright and mainly clean, with just a few patches of foxing. Overall: GOOD with a VERY GOOD dustwrapper..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Murder Unprompted

      London - Victor Gollancz, 1982. London - Victor Gollancz, 1982 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. Hardbound volume in red paper covered boards with unclipped dustjacket. First edition, signed by the author. Simon Brett (born 1945) is a writer of detective fiction and also a tv and radio producer. He wasinvolved in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, as well as many episodes of cult comedy series The Burkiss Way, I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue and Just a Minute. Here is another of Simon Brett's fascinating blends of crime, detection and back-stage drama. This time he provides what might be described as the biography of a play, from the cradle to the grave - from author (schoolmaster Malcolm Harris, an innocent in the theatre) to producer (unscrupulous and up-and-coming Paul Lexington) to theatre (provinical rep at Taunton) to director (whizz-kid Peter Wickton) to cast (which includes Mr Brett's bit-player detective, Charles Paris) to West End transfer (and the addition to the cast of that star of stage and screen, the ever-charming Michael Banks). So far, so good: everyone delighted, other than those demoted by the cast changes for the West End. But now, trouble begins. Banks can't learn his lines. And than, he's shot dead on stage on the first night. Thereafter, Charles Paris has never been busier: not only is he solving the murder, but he has also taken on Banks's role, playing lead for the first time ever. In fact, playing lead helps him to solve the murder. Once again, a novel to delight all theatre buffs as well as all crime addicts. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. There is no wear to the extremities. The dustjacket is unclipped with no wear. Internally the pages are clean and bright. Overall the volume is in fine condition in a fine dustjacket..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        The Custard Stops At Hatfield (Inscribed copy with autographed letters and memorabilia)

      Willow Books, Collins, London, 1982. Willow Books, Collins, London, 1982. 1st Edition. HARDCOVER. 4to in bright red faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 121pp, inscribed in red ink by Everett on the blank verso of the half title leaf 'To my chum ...., the dearest sweetest closest sort of friend that money can buy', and with red ink additions by him to the title-page illustration. PLUS Postcard from Everett whilst holidaying in St Moritz (signed as 'Edith'). Single leaf typed letter signed with an 'X' above typed 'Edith' and with a PS in silver ink signed 'Ken'. Typed letter signed in full as Kenny Everett, both the latter headed with his Lexham Gardens address in Kensington. All three are to a personal friend, undated but circa 1988 and written in Kenny's classic comedic style. Also included are printed messages from his sister and parents relating to Everett's death and funeral in 1995, both with lengthy hand written personal notes from them, a fax from Kenny's manager about the funeral, and a press obituary. . . . . . . . . .. .CONDITION : The book is in FINE very clean and tight condition, the Dust Jacket is slightly tanned and very slightly nicked at the spine ends but otherwise FINE. The loosely inserted material is all in fine condition.. ...

      [Bookseller: David Bunnett Books]
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        Blade Runner Sketchbook

      US: Blue Dolphin Enterprises, 1982. US: Blue Dolphin Enterprises. San Diego, US, Blue Dolphin Enterprises, 1982. First edition and first impression. The book is near fine with just light edgewear. A nice copy of a scarce book. The book contains numerous sketches, including some by Ridley Scott, that were the groundwork for the film. A number of the sketches never made it into the final cuts (final cuts!). An interesting insight, but also in important historical artefact outlining the genesis of one of the greatest works of science fiction cinema. . Near Fine. Paperback. 1st Edition. 1982.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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