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        A Pale View of Hills

      Faber, London, 1982. First Edition, first printing of the author's uncommon first book. 8vo. 183pp. Pale blue boards lettered in gold at spine. Small bump to the tip of a single corner and a faint red pencil mark to front endpaper. Very good indeed in dust wrapper, just a little rubbed at top edge but with no trace of the customary spine panel fading. Winner of the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        Magician ---with Silverthorn ---with A Darkness at Sethanon: Book 1, 2 and 3 of The Riftwar Saga ( Volume One, Two, Three )

      N.Y.: Doubleday, 1982, 1985, 1986, 1st Edition, 1st Printing for All , 1982. ----------3 volumes, hardcovers, all are 1st edition and 1st printing, SILVERTHORN and SETHANON are Near Fine copies in very lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjackets, a bit of tip wear but bright clean examples of the Kinuko Craft artwork dustjackets, jacket on SETHANON is price clipped, ---MAGICIAN is a Very Good+ copy with some light marks and rubbing to the boards and edges, in an attractive Good dustjacket with some rub marks, some ships and tears and creases but overall looks quite nice, SILVERTHORN and SETHANON are about 5.75 x 8.5 inches, MAGICIAN is about 6.25 x 9.5 inches (as it should be being a 1st edition, 1st printing ), MAGICIAN is really quite rare!, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Illus. by David Gatti and Kinuko Craft Cover Art.

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup (Member of IOBA )]
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        EARLY KOREAN TYPOGRAPHY. [Text in English, Korean, and Japanese].

      - Pp. 488, coloured and black & white illustrations, (one folding), 83 mounted samples of Korean typography; cr. folio; cloth backed patterned papered boards, the spine lettered in gilt; original yellow plastic wrapper; within slipcase with printed paper label, corners of slipcase lightly rubbed; Po Chin Chai Co. Ltd., Seoul, 1982. New edition. *The mounted samples represent examples of Korean printing by movable type from the 12th to the 19th centuries. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kay Craddock - Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Cinnamon Skin (Original Manuscript with author's corrections)

      New York: Harper and Row, 1982. Final submission manuscript for John D. MacDonald's "Cinnamon Skin," the twentieth and penultimate Travis McGee novel, published in book form by Harper and Row in 1982. Mechanically reproduced typescript, with holograph corrections in black ink by the author throughout. 273 pages, Near Fine. Included with the manuscript is a proof copy of the novel, Near Fine in plain green wrappers as issued. 273 pages, Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        AUTOGRAPHED LETTER SIGNED (ALS) with archive of related materials

      Mountain View, CA, 5 Jan. 1982. Letter. Crease marks from folding. With original envelope. Near Fine. AUTOGRAPHED LETTER SIGNED of 4 pages. About personal matters but primarily concerned with making corrections in an interview eventually published in the Webster Review in 1985. Mentions Kipling, Dickens, Trollope, and others, as well as his being president of the British Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Regarding his WATERSHIP DOWN and a character from De la Mare's THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS, Adams says, "Nod & Fiver are similar in remaining weak, but in developing authority as their story develops. I did not say that Fiver's vision of man derived from the Nod-Andy Battle episode...." Along with a copy of the magazine containing the interview, copies of the interviewer's letters to Adams, and two copies of the manuscript of the interview--one the final copy and the other with some questions and answers not used in the final version.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, ABAA ]
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        The One Whose Eyes Open When You Close Your Eyes (First Edition, Association copy, inscribed to Thomas Lux)

      Roslindale, MA: Pym-Randall Press, 1982. First Edition. First Edition. Association copy, inscribed by Franz Wright to fellow Massachusetts poet Thomas Lux on the title page: "For Tom, with intense admiration and love, as always / Franz." Lux's ownership signature is at the top right corner of the front endpaper. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket, with just a touch of pinpoint rubbing at the spine ends and corners. Nearly 20 years after the publication of this title, Wright was awarded the Pulitzer Prize.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. ]
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        The Birds of Africa

      London: Academic Press. 1st Edition. Cloth Bound. Very Good/Good. 1982-1997. 5 vols. xiii, 521, xvi, 552, xvi, 611, xiii, 609, xix, 669 p. 32 cm. 160 colour plates by Peter Hayman (Vol. I) and Martin Woodcock and many b&w line drawings by Ian Willis (Vol. II-IV) and many maps. First edition. Brown cloth hard cover. Dust jackets clean and bright, a bit of fading at the spines. Bookplate on front free end paper of each volume. "This will be the first comprehensive guide to the bird life of the continent as a whole, including North Africa. This (five) volume set covers all species of birds found in Africa, including migrants from the Palearctic and vagrants. Resident birds are described in full detail, with sections of their range and status, description, field characters, voice, general behaviour, food and breeding biology. Visitors are also given extensive coverage, with emphasis on their status and behavior within Africa--Universally recognized as by far the most authoritative and comprehensive work ever published on the birds of Africa.

      [Bookseller: Attic Books]
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        Hot Days in Camp Hansen

      1982 - This book is a collection of photographs by and of Mao Ishikawa taken during the late 1970s early 1980s when she worked as a Kin-town woman in the bars in Okinawa. The first book of her work and a rare volume. Fine condition with the original obi. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Equis]
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        Come dentro le radici.: Con un testo di Carmine Benincasa.

      Il laboratorio-Le edizioni, Nola. 1982 - Le cinque acqueforti di di Salvatore Emblema a più colori firmate e numerate dall’autore in soli cinquanta esemplari più dieci a numeri romani fuori commercio sono state tirate a torchio su carta a mano della cartiera Amatruda di Amalfi nel mese di marzo del 1982 dalla officina calcografica il laboratorio di Nola presso cui sono conservati i quindici zinchi biffati. Esemplare 39/50. Formato: [7] c. di tav., 52 cm, cartella editoriale. Molto buono.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        Dammela è mia.: Con uno scritto di Gillo Dorles.

      Il laboratorio-Le edizioni, Nola. 1982 - Le cinque acqueforti di Gianni Pisani firmate e numerate dall’autore in soli cinquanta esemplari più dieci a numeri romani fuori commercio sono state tirate a torchio su carta a mano della cartiera Amatruda di Amalfi nel mese di novembre del 1982 dalla officina calcografica il laboratorio di Nola presso cui sono conservati i cinque zinchi biffati. Esemplare 48/50. Formato: [7] c. di tav., 52 cm, cartella editoriale. Molto buono.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower, Book 1)

      Donald M Grant, 1982-12-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant Publisher, 1982. First Edition, First Printing with statement of "First Edition" on copyright page. In an original, first state dust jacket with price of $20.00 intact, as well the lack of illustration on the rear panel, and proper mention of the limited edition ISBN on the front panel--features that are only present in the dust jacket of the first printing. In Good condition in a Very Good dust jacket. Clean text. Sound binding. Light perfume odor to pages. Vaguely lewd gift inscription, written in pen on the front free end paper to a previous owner (else the book would be graded as Very Good). Boards show light scuffs and light overall wear. Top board is very lightly bowed. The dust jacket shows light edge and surface wear, with light chipping, surface creases and overall wear. The dust jacket comes protected in a brand new, removable plastic sleeve and presents well.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        Winston S. Churchill, The Official Biography, Companion Volume V, Part 3, The Coming of War 1936 - 1939

      London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1982. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The Official Biography of Winston Churchill, initiated by Randolph Churchill but completed by Martin Gilbert, is an epic piece of scholarship about a singularly epic life, comprising eight mammoth main text volumes and - so far - sixteen accompanying document or "Companion" volumes. The eight main text volumes were published between 1966 and 1988. Publication of the Companion volumes continues today. This is the rarest, most keenly sought, and most prohibitive to acquire of the Official Biography Companion volumes. There was just a single printing in England and the Volume V Companions were published in smaller quantities than other Companion volumes - meaning that many Official Biography sets will forever do without. The third is the rarest of the three Volume V Companions. Here is the British first edition, only printing, a superlative, truly fine example in a fine dust jacket that appears unread. This is as good as they come. The red cloth binding is immaculate - clean and tight retaining a nicely rounded spine, sharp corners, bright spine gilt, and virtually no wear. The contents are pristine. There is no sign of the looseness or gutter breaks that so often occur with this massive volume. No spotting. No previous ownership marks. The red topstain retains deep, entirely unfaded color. The fore and bottom edges are as clean and bright as the contents. The dust jacket is crisp, bright, and complete. The front flap price remains intact. We note absolutely no losses or tears. We detect no sunning whatsoever to the spine lettering. Searching for flaws, we note only a trivial hint of wrinkling to a tiny portion of the top edge of the rear face. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Please note that this large, heavy book may require additional postage. Bibliographic reference: Zoller A302e3.

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        'On The Black Hill' 1st UK Edition 1982 SIGNED

      A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1982. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Chatwin to his next-door neighbour Eileen Hacker who also lived in the village of Tresham, near Wotton Under Edge in Gloucester. Chatwin has also dated his inscription.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Die Namen der Bäume. Hylaea.

      gr.-8°, 423 S. mit zahlreichen, teils farbigen Abbildungen, Orig.-Leinen. Erste Ausgabe.- Gedruckt in 740 Exemplaren.- Erschienen anläßlich der Ausstellung im Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven.- Schönes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Eckert & Kaun GbR]
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        Winston S. Churchill, The Official Biography, Companion Volume V, Part 3, The Coming of War 1936 - 1939

      London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1982. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The Official Biography of Winston Churchill, initiated by Randolph Churchill but completed by Martin Gilbert, is an epic piece of scholarship about a singularly epic life, comprising eight mammoth main text volumes and - so far - sixteen accompanying document or "Companion" volumes. The eight main text volumes were published between 1966 and 1988. Publication of the Companion volumes continues today. This is the rarest, most keenly sought, and most prohibitive to acquire of the Official Biography Companion volumes. There was just a single printing in England and the Volume V Companions were published in smaller quantities than other Companion volumes - meaning that many Official Biography sets will forever do without. The third is the rarest of the three Volume V Companions. Here is the British first edition, only printing, a superlative, truly fine example in a fine dust jacket that appears unread. This is as good as they come. The red cloth binding is immaculate - clean and tight retaining a nicely rounded spine, sharp corners, bright spine gilt, and virtually no wear. The contents are pristine. There is no sign of the looseness or gutter breaks that so often occur with this massive volume. No spotting. No previous ownership marks. The red topstain retains deep, entirely unfaded color. The fore and bottom edges are as clean and bright as the contents. The dust jacket is crisp, bright, and complete. The front flap price remains intact. We note absolutely no losses or tears. We detect no sunning whatsoever to the spine lettering. Searching for flaws, we note only a trivial hint of wrinkling to a tiny portion of the top edge of the rear face. The dust jacket is protected in a removable, archival quality clear cover. Please note that this large, heavy book may require additional postage. Bibliographic reference: Zoller A302e3.

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Sensationalism (Inscribed)

      Iowa City: Corycian Press, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Tall 8vo. Scarce book of poems by Levis printed in a slender edition of 150 hand-numbered and SIGNED copies. Printed by Ioanna Deligiorgis from Spectrum types on Nideggen paper in two colors and bound in Japanese hand-made paper over boards. Drawings provided by Dellas Henke. This copy includes a near full-page amusing INSCRIPTION by the poet on the front free endpaper. Fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        The BFG (Presentation copy)

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1982. First edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. A wonderful copy, inscribed by the illustrator: "To Nicola & Jonathan love Quentin Blake" and by the author: "Love Roald Dahl 1982." A rare copy, inscribed in the year of publication by both the author and illustrator. Book nearly Fine with gentle bumps at the corners and a few small stains on the rear board. In a Near Fine dust jacket that is lightly sunned on the spine and wrinkled at the spine ends and corners. In all a lovely copy of the true first edition. & & Several books would be contenders for best children's story by Roald Dahl, but this one is a personal favorite. The gentle "BFG" is a giant who plucks young Sophie from her bed at the orphanage when she spots him blowing dreams into sleeping children's bedrooms. The two of them become friends and, after enlisting the Queen of England to help, hatch a plot to stop the other nine man-eating giants from eating little English boys and girls each night. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Near Fine in Near Fine. dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        The Birds of Africa

      Academic Press, London - 1982-1997. 5 vols. xiii, 521, xvi, 552, xvi, 611, xiii, 609, xix, 669 p. 32 cm. 160 colour plates by Peter Hayman (Vol. I) and Martin Woodcock and many b&w line drawings by Ian Willis (Vol. II-IV) and many maps. First edition. Brown cloth hard cover. Dust jackets clean and bright, a bit of fading at the spines. Bookplate on front free end paper of each volume. "This will be the first comprehensive guide to the bird life of the continent as a whole, including North Africa. This (five) volume set covers all species of birds found in Africa, including migrants from the Palearctic and vagrants. Resident birds are described in full detail, with sections of their range and status, description, field characters, voice, general behaviour, food and breeding biology. Visitors are also given extensive coverage, with emphasis on their status and behavior within Africa--Universally recognized as by far the most authoritative and comprehensive work ever published on the birds of Africa." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Attic Books (ILAB, ABAC)]
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        55 Scheisse (55 Shits For Rosanna) Signed Artist Book

      Italy: Pari & Dispari Editore, 1982. First edition. Loose Sheets. Very Good. Rare artist book by Roth. A suite of 55 loose sheets which have a double-layer of tipped on color xeroxes. The xeroxes are of polaroids taken of plates of excrement. Comes with a single xeroxed sheet with basic copyright information which has been SIGNED and dated by the artist. This copy numbered 15/16 - A and labeled as such on the elaborate folding box which contains the contents. The 55 sheets are of thick card stock. Each card has an identical drill hole near the top of the left hand corner. Hole does not affect any of the images. The holes derive directly from the artist who hanged the contents of this particular copy in a 1986 exhibition of the artist's works at the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence. As such, this copy can be seen as a work of installation art in and of itself as part of that exhibition. This copy either to be included in the overall grouping of books in this catalog of volumes displayed in that exhibition or can be sold independently, as is. The printed box is in good condition having borne some weight atop it at some point which has pushed in the corners. There is also an abrasion to the box at the opening. No copies found in worldwide institutions. [Dobke, Dieter Roth Graphic Works, catalogue Raisonne, pp 271]. One of only 32 copies made. This title not included in Dobke's Books + Multiples volume.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        COURS de DROIT ADMINISTRATIF

      - Paris, LGDJ, 2 vol. in-8, 1982 - 1983. Reliure pleine toile verte d'édition. (788/XXIV-910p.). Exceptionnel ! Etat neuf.

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        DAS GOLDENE EVANGELIENBUCH VON ECHTERNACH. CODEX AUREUS EPTERNACENSIS. [THE GOLDEN GOSPEL BOOK OF ECHTERNACH]

      Zurich: Coron Verlag, 1982. No. 8 OF 150 SPECIAL COPIES in the deluxe binding (of 850 total copies) . Hardcover. 457 x 324 mm (18 x 12 3/4"). 136 leaves (in the facsimile volume). Two volumes (including commentary volume in German). Companion volume by Rainer Kahsnitz. No. 8 OF 150 SPECIAL COPIES in the deluxe binding (of 850 total copies). Facsimile attractively bound in the publisher's gold slubbed silk, both covers with brass corner plates featuring a stylized quatrefoil leaf, front cover with the same plate used, on the diagonal, as centerpiece, wide raised bands; FACSIMILE VOLUME HOUSED IN A STRIKING LEATHER BOX WITH cork lining and a top in which is set A CONVINCING 8 x 5" REPRODUCTION OF THE ECHTERNACH GOSPEL COVER, FEATURING THE 10TH CENTURY OTTONIAN IVORY CRUCIFIXION, AROUND WHICH IS A WIDE FRAME WITH JEWELS set in gold filigree between intricately decorated enamelled plaques; companion volume with vellum spine and rose boards depicting in 28 squares roaring lions of Medieval style. Text in 23 1/2 karat gold, more than 500 initials in colors, gold, and silver, full-page initial at the opening of each Gospel, four "carpet" openings adorned with the colors and patterns of Byzantine fabrics, and 60 miniatures illustrating Christ in Majesty with the Evangelists and the Prophets, parables told by Jesus, and scenes from the life of Christ. Prospectus with folder containing sample leaf laid in. The corners of the box showing a hint of wear, but the facsimile volume in virtually mint condition. The monks of Echternach, a community founded in Luxemburg in the late seventh century by the English missionary St. Willibrod, produced outstanding illuminated books, one of the grandest of which is this Golden Gospel, named for the golden lettering of the text. Our marvelous facsimile, which does not stint the use of gold leaf, effectively reproduces the delicate colors of the original, in which orchid pink and mint green predominate. The Gospel dates to the early 11th century (the ivory used on the cover of the original book is from a few decades earlier) and is executed in the style of illumination developed during the so-called Ottonian Renaissance of the 10th century, when the German Empire (in which Echternach was then included) was ruled by one Saxon Otto or another: Otto I (936-973), Otto II (973-983), or Otto III (983-1002). One interesting feature of these Gospel illustrations is that the influence of Byzantine Greek art is noticeable; this is due to the arrival in Germany in 972 of the 12-year-old Greek princess Theophano to marry the future Otto II. The Greek influence is particularly strong in the depictions of the evangelists, seated at their desks, surrounded with a classicizing architectural frame, and surmounted by their winged symbols. The four creatures reappear, along with four prophets at their desks, in the eight tondos surrounding the Christ in Majesty, also Greek in style. Whereas these scenes are formal and hieratic, the narrative scenes are done in a lively, vernacular style, and clearly more than one artist worked on this masterpiece. Christ is shown with long black hair, his large hands often raised in a gesture of healing and teaching, followed by disciples wearing a rainbow of garments. Our very substantial and heavy facsimile--the box and two volumes together weigh almost 40 pounds--is an extraordinary piece of work, and it represents facsimile production at its finest, especially in our strictly limited version that reproduces the late 10th century binding done in Trier, considered to be the finest book cover of the Ottonian era.

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        Learning to Swim and other Stories with Postcard

      London Magazine Editions, 1982. First British (and true first) Edition (first printing). The first story collection by the author of WATERLAND and LAST ORDERS -- published in a hardcover edition of only 500 copies. Includes a handwritten postcard dated 17/12/'82 from Swift which reads as follows: "Dear Marie: Good to meet you. Here is the story collection. I rather find "Gabor" or "Hoffmeier's Antelope" or possibly "Cliffedge" might be good for reading on TV. "Chemistry" & "The Son" have both been read on radio -- in fact "The Son" will be reprised on Radio 3 on Jan. 12 -- Anyway, do browse through -- and then perhaps we could meet. Happy Christmas! Graham." Fine/Fine.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Confidential Chats With Boys ( SIGNED )

      Sycamore Press 1982 - A first and only printing published by the Sycamore press in 1982. A near Fine copy in sewn dark burgundy wrappers, as issued. A hint of fading at the spine. SIGNED by the Author on the title page. The Author's third publication and a poem in five parts which is based on the book of the same title by William Lee Howard, MD, 1911. Scarce early title signed by the BOOKER Prize author. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Findings

      New York: Simon and Schuster,, 1982. Quarto. Original black cloth backed black boards, titles to spine and upper board gilt. With the dust jacket. Illustrations from photos throughout. An excellent copy in the dust jacket. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Bernstein on the front free endpaper "For my Sky and all the beauteous Chapins. Love, Lenny. Thankxmas, '82". With a blank piece of Schuyler Chapin's notepaper loosely inserted. Chapin (1923–2009) was an Assistant General Manager of the Metropolitan Opera and Commissioner of Cultural Affairs for New York City. He was a friend of Bernstein's and the author of Leonard Bernstein: Notes From a Friend.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Haughton Forrest 1826-1925

      Melbourne: Malakoff. 1982. #758 of 1500 numbered copies (of which the first 150 were leather-bound and boxed). Large 4to. 184pp, 36 colour plates & other illustrations, lists of exhibitions and collections. Maroon leather-grained cloth with dustwrapper (a little slight surface rubbing). Light spotting on the top edges, otherwise clean and in very good condition. ISBN 0959274308 ***Signed by the author. .

      [Bookseller: Astrolabe Booksellers]
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        Wolf-Watching

      North Tawton: The Morrigu Press. NF. 1982. Limited Edition. Softcover. Sewn in grey Fabriano Del-Sarto wraps with paper label bearing titles on upper cover, internally clean and bright, number 14 of an edition of 75 copies printed at the Morrigu Press in Centaur on Fabriano Michaelangelo paper and signed by Hughes on the limitation page, with a colophon drawn by Leonard Baskin. , The Morrigu Press was founded in 1979, when Ted Hughes' sister, Olwyn, gave his son, Nicholas, her Albion hand press and a large fount of Monotype Centaur. Olwyn, who together with her brother had been publishing limited editions of his work under the Rainbow Press imprint, had bought the press in the early 1970s, planning to experiment with design ideas for books. However printing proved more complicated than expected and so she gave the press to her nephew. Nicholas had learned printing and bookbinding at school, had discovered a talent for it and so set about printing limited editions of his father's work. Ted Hughes was a talented illustrator, but The Morrigu Press publications are almost the only place where his illustrations were published. The exceptions being the Rainbow Press book, 'Earth Moon', and, as a single drawing of a bull, on or in Moortown Elegies and the trade edition of Moortown Diary. , 9.75" by 6.75", Unpaginated pp .

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        The Apocalypse: The Revelation of Saint John the Divine.The Last Book of the New Testament from the King James Version of the Bible, 1611, with Twenty-Nine Prints from Woodblocks Cut by Jim Dine

      San Francisco: Arion Press, 1982. Folio. (64)pp. One of 150 copies signed by Jim Dine and by Andrew Hoyem, the printer. Dine's riveting expressionistic woodcuts depict objects and characters in Revelations, such as a skull, a cloud, the Beast, the serpent, or a two-page spread of angel's wings. The text is set in Garamond, with the voices of God and the angels distinguished by type size. To ensure that the pages would lie flat, Andrew Hoyem himself sewed the signatures concertina-style over a flexible core of plastic and nylon fiber. The binding is quarter-inch laminated oak boards with a lightening-bolt device by Dine, backed in white alum-tawed pigskin. Mint. Prospectus laid in. One of the major artist's books of our times, drawing on a long tradition of illustrated Apocalypses, from Durer to the present. Nearly imperceptible toning to spine, else a very fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        Monetary Trends in the United States and the United Kingdom: Their Relation to Income, Prices, and Interest Rates, 1867-1975

      Chicago University Press 1982 - First Edition, First Printing with the number line beginning with 1 printed on the copyright page. A beautiful copy. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with slight wear to the edges. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning. The boards are crisp with slight wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        HAND PAPERMAKING: PAPERMAKING BY HAND, BEING A BOOK OF QUALIFIED SUSPICIONS GATHERED UNWITTINGLY AS AFTEREFFECTS OF THOSE YEARS SO SWIFTLY ELAPSED BETWEEN 1964 & 1981

      Perry, WI: The Perishable Press, 1982. cloth. 117132|76422|101458|10544/SH. Perishable Press. small 4to. cloth. (x), 43, (2) pages and 9 leaves of paper samples. Limited to 200 numbered copies. The text simply tells the complex way that handmade paper is produced. It is attractively illustrated with woodcut drawings by Jim Lee, and some borrowed plates from Diderot. The paper used is of various shades and textures and the type used was the Stempel Palatino of Herman Zapf. Zapf also designed the title page for the book.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Poems and a Memoir

      New York: The Limited Editions Club, , 1982. Selected and illustrated by Henry Pearson with an introduction by Thomas Flanagan and a preface by Seamus Heaney. Folio. Original full brown morocco, design to upper board in blind, titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt others untrimmed, publisher's slip loosely inserted. In the original card slipcase with titles to the spine panel in gilt. Spine a touch faded and with one tiny speck. An excellent copy bound in aniline full top grain leather. First edition, first printing. One of 2000 numbered signed by Seamus Heaney, Henry Pearson and Thomas Flanagan. Pearson's relief engravings are adapted from prehistoric carvings found near Dublin.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Ravens Revenge

      Macmillan 1982 - Hardcover; English language; Acceptable jacket; ex-library reading copy; ex library with usual stamps and attachments; plastic cover adhered to jacket; front endpaper removed; Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. For buyers outside the UK we now offer significantly lower rates on our airmail shipping. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        45 Wood-Engravers

      Simon Lawrence, Wakefield 1982 - Limited ed. 129/350. Pp. (18) text, (45) wood engravings. Printed at the Whittington Press. Bound with cloth spine with marbled paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine, top edge tinted green. In slipcase. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Besleys Books ABA ILAB]
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        3 Tomes en 2 Volumes

      Léopard d'or - Paris 1982 & 1992. 2 Volumes/2.-- [ Comprenant les TOMES 1,2 et 3 ]-- Comme Neuf -- Broché cousu. Format in-4°( 29,7 x 21 cm )( 1390 gr ). -------- 186 & 278 pages et quelques illustrations . ********************* "" Il s’agit là de la première édition critique d’un armorial d’une institution chevaleresque de la fin du Moyen Âge. "" ********************** [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Okmhistoire]
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        A" is for Alibi

      New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1982. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/near fine. Bound in publisher's original grey boards, spine lettered in red. Signed and dated presentation on the title page. Dust jacket has a 1/4" closed tear to front top edge, not affecting lettering.

      [Bookseller: James & Mary Laurie Booksellers (A.B.A.A]
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        THE PHEASANT

      Metacom Press, Worcester, MA 1982 - First Edition. A Story. Copy "C" of 26 hardcover lettered & signed by Carver (there were also 150 numbered softcover copies). A scarce book in either issue, this is perhaps the best letter to have of them all. Small 8vo marbled paper-covered boards with cloth spine. Very fine in near-fine original acetate dj. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bert Babcock - Bookseller, LLC, ABAA]
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        Cafe Lehmitz

      Stockholm: ETC, 1982. First Edition Thus Oblong 4to bound in white boards; photographically illustrated dust jacket. Text in Swedish. Signed by Anders Petersen at the title page. The first edition published in Petersen's homeland of his masterpiece, an intimate collection of photographs documenting the customers at a bar in Hamburg. One of the images, "Rosenkavaljeren tillsamans med Lilly" has become famous as the iconic cover to the Tom Waits album Rain Dogs. One of the great European photobooks. A couple of faint bumps to lower front board, else a fine copy in a dust jacket which shows some light creasing, else fine; a handsome copy of an impressionable book rarely found in such pleasing condition, especially with Petersen's scarce signature.

      [Bookseller: Division Leap, ABAA]
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        Dangling in Tournefortia

      Black Sparrow Press, 1982-06-19. Hardcover. Very Good. SIGNED FIRST EDITION. Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1981. 281 pp. First edition, first printing. Signed by Bukowski on statement at rear in black, numbered 335 (of 350 numbered and signed copies). About Very Good hardcover in Very Good clear jacket. Clean pages. Binding sturdy. Foxing/staining to top edge, slight curvature to boards. Jacket rubbed, a bit toned with age. A nice copy.One of only 350 signed and numbered copies of Charles Bukowski's full-length book of poetry, Dangling in the Tournefortia.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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