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        Prizzi's Honor (Original screenplay for the 1982 film)

      Los Angeles: ABC Motion Pictures, 1984. Shooting script for the 1985 film, based on the 1982 novel by Richard Condon, and adapted for the screen by Condon and Janet Roach. One of John Huston's greatest films, a black comedy made late in his career. Nicholson and Turner are two paid killers who fall in love, only to discover that they have been paid to kill each other. Winner of an Academy Award (Anjelica Huston, Best Actress), and nominated for 7 others, including Best Picture, Best Screenplay, and Best Director. Pale gray titled wrappers. Preliminary leaf regarding final scene revisions, followed by the title page, which has credits for screenwriters Condon and Roach, director Huston, and producer John Foreman. Denoted as SHOOTING SCRIPT, and with two revision dates (Oct. 1, 1984 at the bottom right, and 10/17/84 at the top right). 129 leaves (including a non-numbered leaf with a quotation, then a prologue added as one of the final revisions, leaves numbered A1 through D1). Photographically reproduced, on pink stock, with a few yellow revision pages throughout, dated variously between 10/2/84 and 10/17/84. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good with some evidence of moisture and soil, bound with two gold brads.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        1984 Patrick Nagel Commemorative No. 1 Serigraph

      1984 - "Commemorative No. 1" by Patrick Nagel, Unsigned Serigraph printed in 1984. The overall is size of the Serigraph is 34 x 24 inches. The condition of this piece has been graded as A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling. Here is some supplemental information about the Serigraph: The first of the Commemorative serigraphs, published after Patrick Nagel's death. This was printed by Mirage Editions, along with 15 other prints over a 5 year period. The engraver is Dumas. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Lost Ones

      The New Overbrook Press 1984 - Ouvrage en langue anglaise. Feuilles flottantes, format in-folio, 36 pages, coffret de rangement rigide, toilé, gris clair. Edition limitée à 250 exemplaires et 60 épreuves d'artiste. Tous les exemplaires portent la signature de Samuel Beckett à Paris (en bas de la justification de tirage). Les 7 gravures en taille-douce sont de Charles S. Klabunde, elles sont toutes titrées, numérotées et signées à la main par l'artiste, il les a tirée dans son atelier de New York. Le texte a été imprimé à la Hamshire Typothetae de West Hatfield, dans le Massachusetts. La police de caractère Gill Sans, fut élaborées par Eric Gill en 1927 pour compléter la signalétique encore en usage dans l'Undergroud londonien. Le papier à la cuve Rives BFK. L'auteur a traduit le texte depuis la version française originale, Le Dépeupleur, en copyright aux Editions de Minuit, 1970. The Lost Ones est en copyright chez Samuel Beckett, 1972, et réimprimé avec l'aimable autorisation de Grove Press. Les gravures en taille douce sont copyright 1984 chez The New Overbrook Press. /// English version. Unbound sheets, in-folio, 36 pages, clamshell box, light-grey. This edition is limited to 250 copies and 60 artist's proofs, all signed by Samuel Beckett in Paris. The 7 illustrations are intaglio prints by Charles S. Klabunde. All of them are with a designation (title), are numbered and signed. He printed them in his studio in New York City. The text was printed at the Hampshire Typothetae West Hatfield, Massachusetts. The typeface, Gill Sans, was designed by Eric Gill in 1927 to complement the signage still in use in the London Underground. The paper is mouldmade Rives BFK. The author translated the text from the original French version, Le Dépeupleur, which is copyright 1970 by Les Editions de Minuit. The Lost One sis copyright 1972 by Samuel Beckett and is reprinted by kind permission of Grove Press. The intaglio prints are copyright 1984 by The New Overbrook Press. Etat : Très bon état. Coffret : un peu défraîchi, 4ème plat avec salissures (taches jaunâtres et ombres). Intérieur : très bon, directement ancien stock de libraire. State : very fine for the content (sheets and etchings). The box is still fine, but somehow « shopsoiled » and the 4th side has some yellowish spots and stained. Livre lourd, heavy books (5200 g). Additional costs fort shipment will be required, please ask us. 58.5 x 41 x 5.3 cm 5200g. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Bookbindings of T.J. Cobden-Sanderson: A Study of His Work 1884-1893, based on his Time Book (British Library Add. MS. 49061), with a Biogrpahical Introduction

      London: The British Library 1984 - 4o, XII, 407 pp. Publisher's brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt & slipcase. Good copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Leopolis]
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        Telex Persan. (Telex Iran). Collectors Edition.

      Paris. Contrejour. 1984. - Leineneinband. 101 Seiten mit zahlreichen s/w Fototafeln. Format 27 x 38 cm. Dazu s/w Originalfoto (35,5 x 27,8 cm). Beides in einer leinenbezogenen Kassette. Guter Zustand. Good condition. Vorzugausgabe in einer speziell hergestellten Leinenbox von Scalo. Buch und Originalfoto. Limitierte französische Version mit insgesamt 70 Exemplaren. Das Originalfoto ist von Gilles Peress signiert und nummeriert. Hier die Nr. 38. Fotoaufnahmen aus dem Iran, aufgenommen innerhalb von 5 Wochen (Dez. 1979 bis Jan. 1980). Text von Claude Nori und Gholan-Hossein Sa, edi.

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        Campo de l'Abazia.

      - GALLI, Federica. Campo de l'Abazia. Original etching signed by the artist, edition 27/30, 1984. 491 x 243 mm. £1,260 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd]
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        THE BOOK OF LOST TALES VOLUME 1 & 2 & THE UNFINISHED TALES OF NUMENOR AND MIDDLE-EARTH 3 Volume Set

      Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut 1984 - All 3 volumes Fine. Leather Bound. Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This set is in full leather with hubbed spines. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Allgemeine Musiklehre. Kurt Johnen ; Carlferdinand Zech, Reclams Universal-Bibliothek ; 193 : Kunstwissenschaften

      Leipzig : Reclam, 1984 - ungelesen - Papier nachgedunkelt Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Principal Antique Patterns of Marbled Papers

      [Burford, Oxfordshire] : The Cygnet Press 1984 - 8o, [44] pp. With fourteen tipped in marbled paper samples, including classic patterns. Paper boards. One of 250 copies printed at Skelton's Press. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Robert E. Haynes Auction Catalogs 1 - 10.

      San Francisco. 1981- 1984. Set of 10 catalogues - with catalogue 5 in photocopy only. Catalogues 1 -4 and 6 - 10 in original paperback format and in very good condition. Volume 5 in photocopy only and unbound. Prices realised for all sales except number 10 loosely inserted. These sale catalogues are a vital reference anyone interested in the field of tosogu. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 130201).

      [Bookseller: Asia Bookroom]
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        Köpfe der Küste: 7 Medaillen: Ulrich von Hutten / Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher / Ernst Moritz Arndt / Caspar David Friedrich / John Brinckmann / Heinrich Schliemann / Kurt Barthel, genannt Kuba.

      VEB Staatliche Porzellanmanufaktur Meißen Meissen 1984 1984 hergestellte Serie von 7 Medaillen, ausgeführt von dem 1958 geborenen Künstler Jo Jastram. Durchmesser der weissen Schaumporzellan-Medaillen jeweils 80 mm, herausgegeben vom Rat des Bezirks Rostock anlässlich der 7. Generalversammlung der ICOMOS Rostock/Dresden. Mit einem Inhaltsverzeichnis von 8 Seiten mit Beschreibung der Medaillen nach Vorder- und Rückseite. Zusammen in einer goldgeprägten Oln-Kassette, QuerGroß8° ( 24 x 40,5 cm ). Die Kassette etwas berieben, an den Ecken etwas gestaucht. Das beiliegende kleine Textheft stärker angeknickt. Die Medaillen von guter Erhaltung. - selten - ( Gewicht 1500 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Porzellan, Meissen, Jastram, Schaumporzellan, Medaillen, Porzellanmedaillen, Hutten, Blücher, Arndt, Caspar David Friedrich, Schliemann, Barthel, Kuba, Brinckmann

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        Mantrana

      La délirante 1984 - - La délirante, Paris 1984, 15,5x24,5cm, en feuilles sous chemise et étui. - Edition originale de la traduction française, un des 99 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé et justifiés par l'éditeur. Signatures autographes d'Ernst Jünger, Orlando Pelayo et de l'éditeur à la justification du tirage. Notre exemplaire, à l'instar des exemplaires du tirage de tête, est bien complet de sa gravure séparée. Agréable exemplaire. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de la traduction française, un des 99 exemplaires numérotés sur vergé et justifiés par l'éditeur. Signatures autographes d'Ernst Jünger, Orlando Pelayo et de l'éditeur à la justification du tirage. Notre exemplaire, à l'instar des exemplaires du tirage de tête, est bien complet de sa gravure séparée. Agréable exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Campo de l'Abazia.

      GALLI, Federica. Campo de l'Abazia. Original etching signed by the artist, edition 27/30, 1984. 491 x 243 mm. £1,260

      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
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        Matrix 4. A Review for Printers and Bibliophiles. Winter 1984.

      Folio, original morocco backed patterned paper covered boards. A fine copy (without slipcase) Limited to 590 numbered copies, this one of 65 copies specially bound. With 23 chapters on all facets of the book including printing press development, Chinese papercuts, the Cambridge University Press, Eric Gill and much on private presses. Well illustrated with a number of tipped-in plates in colour. The renowned annual review for printers and bibliophiles, Matrix has been described as "by far the finest periodical of the book arts of the twentieth century, surpassing even the seven-volume Fleuron issued in the 1920s". This volume Number 4, as Number 3, is of remarkable scarcity.

      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
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        RICE PAPER PAINTING / PEINTURE SUR PAPIER DE RIZ; .Artist Signed. *

      * * * * * 1984 - B00K: As New/, $2496.78 TING, WALASSE ; Yves Riviere RICE PAPER PAINTING / PEINTURE SUR PAPIER DE RIZ; .Artist Signed. * TING, Walasse Glossy Pink Pictorial Spine, With Title In Black Ink, Dust Jacket: As New/Fine, Slightest Of Shelf, Edge And Corner Ware. Tall, Wide And Thick Hard Cover B00K: As New, 403 Numbered Pages, That Appear To Be Lightly Read Or Not Read At All And Are Clean And Tight To The Spine, Slightest Shelf, And Edge Ware, Gift Inscription On The Top Right Corner Of The Title Page, Signed By The Author As Follows: ¿September 25 1986 to Barbara and Nolan Warm regards Walasse Ting¿, Signed In Black Ink. Printed ISBN Number Of 2856660450 In The Rear Of The BooK, ¿316 Rice Paper Paintings All Done Between 1975-1980 And This Book Is A 1sT Edition, 3000 Hard Cover Copies. The Printing Was Completed The 1st Of May 1984¿, Appears Parrot Drawings Were Added To The Title Page, In Black Ink. Might Require = Extra Shipping And Handling To Your Destination, Due To Large Size And Weight Of 6 Pounds And Eleven Ounces. This Artist Signed Book Has A Special Significance, Is Hard To Find, Will Be Packaged And Shipped Carefully, To Avoid Shipping Damage And Will Make It, An Excellent Addition To Your Own Personal Library Collection, Or As A Gift. World Wide Shipping, AVAILABLE. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: L. Michael]
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        Edgar Rice Burroughs Library of Illustration. 3 Volumes Limited Edition in Slip Case

      Russ Cochran, 1984 #591 of 2000. Three volumes in slipcase. Slipcase has edge wear, minor scratches, minor scuffs, rubbed corners. Cloth boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. Nice set.. Limited. Cloth. Very Good. Book.

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        Tales of Land and Sea: William Hope Hodgson / Murqi Press - George Locke (signed)(inc. Getting Even of Tommy Dodd; Regeneration of Captain Bully Keller; Inn of the Black Crow; What Happened in the Thunderbolt; Friendship of Monsieur Jeynois; etc)

      England: UK: Ferret Fantasy - Murqi Press ( George Locke ), 1984, 1st edition, First Printing, 1984. -----------hardcover, about 6.5 x 8.5 inches, a Fine copy, one of 10 copies this is number SEVEN ( & ) and has been signed by George Locke, RARE, in the preface Locke writes "You are holding in your hands a product of the Murqi Press, dedicated to publishing unbeautiful books. It is probably the smallest of all "small presses" ever created, producing books limited to ten copies or less.", ---this volume collects 8 stories taken from The RED MAGAZINE between 1912 and 1916, contents include: The Getting Even of Tommy Dodd; The Regeneration of Captain Bully Keller; The Inn of the Black Crow; What happened in the Thunderbolt; The Friendship of Monsieur Jeynois; Jem Binny and the Safe at Lockwood Hall; How Sir Jerrold Treyn Dealt with the Dutch in Caunston Cove; The Second Mate of the Buster, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket as issued. Illus. by No Dustjacket as Issued.

      [Bookseller: Leonard Shoup ]
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        Vidas Cubanas, Paginas de la historia de Cuba; Cuban Lives, Pages from Cuban His

      Revista Ideal, Miami, FL, U.S.A, 1984-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. Dos voumenes. Libro usado en excelente condicion. Estructura del libro esta fuerte, paginas limpias.

      [Bookseller: Bookworm\'s Paradise]
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        Das Tierbuch Des Petrus Candidus Codex Urbinus Latinus 276. Geschrieben 1460, Illuminiert im 16. Jahrhundert. Faksimilie der Handschrift von 1460.

      Belser Verlag, Zürich 1984 - 2 Bde. (Faksimile u. Kommentar- bzw. Einführung-Bd.). Zürich, Belser Verlag, 1984. 27,5x29 cm. III, 232, (2) Bl. mit 469 kolorierten Tierdarstellungen; 213 S. mit 31 teils ganzseitigen Abbildungen. Roter Ldr.-Bd. mit Rückenvergoldung, goldgepr. mehrfacher floraler Deckelfiletierung mit Ecklfeurons und Ganzgoldschnitt; grüner OLn.-Bd. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel. In grüner OLn.-Kassette (37x26 cm) mit goldgepr. Rückentitel und montiertem Deckelschild mit Schliessband. Nr. 47 von 600 hs. numerierten Exemplaren für den deutschsprachigen Raum (GA 2460 Ex.). - Der Text des Einführungsbandes ist von Cynthia M. Pyle. - Wundervolles und prächtig ausgestattetes Faksimile eines der wertvollsten zoologischen Manuskripte aus der Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana. - Sehr gutes, verlagsfrisches Exemplar. Roter Ldr.-Bd. mit Rückenvergoldung, goldgepr. mehrfacher floraler Deckelfiletierung mit Ecklfeurons und Ganzgoldschnitt; grüner OLn.-Bd. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel. In grüner OLn.-Kassette (37x26 cm) mit goldgepr. Rückentitel und montiertem Deckelschild mit Schliessband. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        Boy. Tales of Childhood.

      New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux,, 1984. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine gilt, pictorial design to front board in blind. Housed in the publisher's slipcase. An excellent copy. First edition, first printing. One of a limited edition of 200 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Maurice Sendak signs and inscribes a copy of Nutcracker with a drawing of the title character to legendary Hollywood columnist George Christy

      

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        Rendezvous

      Peter Hooten for a class at the Center of the Book Arts, [New York 1984 - First edition, consisting of 5 numbered copies, signed by Merrill; this being numbered "O", and docketed in ms., "Printer's proof". Two leaves, consisting of the title and 8-lines of text of the poem, signed in ink by "J.M"; and the colophon leaf. 1 vols. 15.3 x 10.3 cm. Although only 5 numbered copies were issued, Hagstrom notes that "at least two printer's proofs are known to exist", but gives no description of these latter, or if they were signed. This is quite possibly a signed proofIn any case, all copies of the first, are of the utmost rarity, in any form. Hagstrom A59 Fine. Without the decorative paper folder numbered copies were issued with Two leaves, consisting of the title and 8-lines of text of the poem, signed in ink by "J.M"; and the colophon leaf. 1 vols. 15.3 x 10.3 cm First edition, consisting of 5 numbered copies, signed by Merrill; this being numbered "O", and docketed in ms., "Printer's proof". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Victory on Janus (original oil painting plus First Edition paperback) [2 Items]

      Ballantine Books, 1984. Original Artwork. Painting in Fine condition/Book in Near Fine condition. A beautiful oil on canvas titled "Victory on Janus" with varnish highlights, framed in maroon and green painted wood and signed by well known painter and illustrator Laurence Schwinger. Commissioned by Andre Norton for the cover of her book. In Fine condition, measuring 28 x 18 inches, not viewed outside of the frame. Includes a copy of the first paperback edition for which this painting was used. The book is in Near Fine condition and with still bright cover art. Laurence Schwinger also painted the covers for many other well known fantasy series including many Andre Norton works and David Eddings' "The Belgariad" . An absolutely lovely piece of art complimented by original paperback novel. An incredible work of art that would delight any sci fi and fantasy lovers! Please view our other Andre Norton books and related artwork artwork.

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        Aboriginal Pathways: in southeast Queensland and the Richmond River

      University of Queensland press, 1984. First Edition. Signed by Author . Some foxing on edges and inside covers. Previous owner inscription of first blank page/Very Good. Signed by AuthorA rare and invaluable work on varied aspects of the Indigenous cultures of southeast Queensland and northern New South Wales as they existed at the time of European invasion Meticulously researched, this volume presents more information about the archaeological, social, linguistic and mythic aspects of these cultures than any other dozen books upon a similar subject Moresoever, Steele relates this information in his unmistakably humane, yet clear and intelligent manner, attempting to promote an understanding of the aborigines and a respect for their achievements Replete with early eyewitness accounts, territorial boundary maps, extant lexicons and photographs sourced from museum collections, this is a 'must have' source book for anyone with an interest in the field

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        Sharpe's Tiger Triumph Fortress Trafalgar PreyRifles Havoc Eagle Gold Escape Fury Battle Company Sword Enemy Honour Regiment Siege Revenge Waterloo Devil

      Collins 1984 - Complete set of Bernard Cornwall's' Sharpe Series. All signed and originally purchased as a set. All Unread. All unclipped. All protected in archival covers.Some fading to spines and jackets of Eagle, Gold and Enemy. Pages browned to a lesser or greater extent on all books depending on age. A superb set. Please contact on 07813856502 BEFORE buying for shipping costs. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Tsutsumu The Japanese Package

      Sarasota, Florida:: Su Lund,, 1984.. One-of-a-Kind. 5 x 6.25 x 1.25" closed, 5 x 71.25" extended; 22 pages. Pen-and-ink drawings with notes by the artist. Japanese paper on-lays. Handmade papers. Concertina binding. Bound in antique handwoven silk from Kyoto, Japan [brought to the US by the artist's father after WWII]. Housed in matching clamshell box with tiny intaglio etching on-lays. Binding by the artist. Ten drawings by the artist illustrating different types of Japanese packaging. Notes written by the artist regarding style or some characteristic of the particular packaging. Colophon: "The design on the title page is a stylized version of the Sino-Japanese ideograph tsutsumu (to wrap). All information taken from Tsutsumu: The Art of the Japanese Package by Tokyo designer, scholar, and critic, Mr. Hideyuki Oka.

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        Bletchley Park & Computing. Jack Good Typed letter signed to fellow Virginia Tech Professor Bruce Wallace. Together with 6 mechanically reproduced 5 introductions in a few versions of ?(Neo) * Darwinism? 4 of which are signed presentation copies, the o

      Jack Good 1984 - IEEE Computer Pioneer Award winner 1998 "For significant contributions to the field of computing as a Cryptologist and statistician during World War II at Bletchley Park, as an early worker and developer of the Colossus at Bletchley Park and on the University of Manchester Mark I, the world's first stored program computer"Jack Good was played by James Northcote in the 2014 film The Imitation Game. He worked with Alan Turning. ?Irving John Good was a British mathematician who worked as a cryptologist at Bletchley Park with Alan Turing. After World War II, Good continued to work with Turing on the design of computers and Bayesian statistics at the University of Manchester. ? WikipediaHe writes in the letter to Bruce Wallace: Many thanks for the two additional papers (by Pilgrim and Max Black). When I have time I'd like to reply to both these papers so I wonder if you can tell me where Max Black's paper appeared. Among Pilgrim's Progression of errors, perhaps the worst is the assumption that Fisher would interpret a product of tail-area probabilities P1, P2, ?, Pn as itself a tail-area probability. Fisher found the distribution of the product P1, P2 ? Pn in Statistical Methods for Research Workers, index entry ?Combination of tests of significance?.Another of Pilgrim's futile arguments is related to the measurement of surprise. I've just written a survey article on this subject (with some new material) for the Wiley Encyclopedia of Statistical Science. ? I'll have to send Max Black some of my papers, including a survey paper on dynamic probability** although I'd prefer it if he'd read my book Good Thinking! He seems to be unaware of the . Nor that only a half-truth can be said in a nutshell* ?.There might be no point in trying to argue with Max Black, because, if he is not much concerned with consistency, he might now have completely new views, for example, he might no hold views like mine already.? Quality, Value, Experience.

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        The Wasp Factory (Signed First)

      Macmillan 1984 - First edition, first impression, signed, inscribed and dated to the title page by Iain Banks. Near Fine+: tight and square binding in sharp brown boards; bright gilt; slight toning to the top-edge of the page block; rubbed to the extreme spine tips and bottom-edge of the boards; very crisp and clean, presenting as unread. The unclipped dustwrapper is Fine: crisp, bright and vibrant; presented in a removable, archival-quality Brodart protective cover. A handsome copy with the distinction of the author’s signature. All orders are sent very carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        For sale oder die Reise nach Bundoran mit acht Farbholzschnitten (inklusive des im Deckel montierten u. Vorsatz ) von Esteban Fekete. In 190 Exemplaren zum sechzigsten Geburtstag von Esteban Fekete von der Lehrdruckerei der Technischen Universität Darmstadt hergestellt. Alle Illustrationen sind von Originalstöcken gedruckt. Den Bucheinband fertigte Gert Hoffrath, Roßdorf.

       1984. unpag., 30 Bl., 33x31cm OLwd. -Bö14- [ Aus der Bibliothek von Prof. Dr. Helmut Böhme (1936-2012), Historiker und Präsident der TU Darmstadt 1971-1995] Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Southern Tibet. Discoveries in Former Times Compared with My Own Researches in 1906-1908. Volumes 1-9 + Atlas of Tibetan Panoramas + Maps 1-2. Stockholm, Lithographic Institute of the General Staff of the Swedish Army, 1916 - 22.

      Nine text volumes in 4to and three volumes of maps in folio. The text vols are bound in original publisher's cloth, upper boards illustrated with maps and lettered in gilt. The map volumes as issued loose in original printed wrappers (the "Atlas" kept in original cloth folder and with an additional folder titled "Maps I"). First edition of Hedin's monumental work on Tibet which is richly illustrated throughout with photographic plates, maps and drawings, many by Hedin himself. Includes a comprehensive historical account of the exploration of the area extensively illustrated with facsimiles of earlier maps of the region. During the 28 months' expedition in Tibet Hedin accomplished to map and survey the great mountain system Transhimalaya and he established the exact sources of the Indus, Brahmaputra, and Sutlej. The maps show general routes, hypsometrical maps (52 sheets) and 105 tables on Tibetan Panoramas. Copy of Ericsberg castle. Hess, I, pp. 49-51. Yakushi (1984) H105. Comprises: Vol. I: pp. xxxii, 293 and 53 maps in facsimile and one photograph; Vol. II: pp. xii, 330 + 24 maps in facsimile, 45 photos in collotype, 50 photos or sketches in half tone, one photo panorma and one watercolour panorama; Vol.III: pp. xii, 369 + 31 maps in facsimile, 55 photos in collotype, 35 photos in half tone, 4 water coloured panoramas and 10 water coloured sketches; Vol. IV: pp. xii, 428 + 126 photographs in collotype, 70 photos in half tone, 9 photo panoramas, 24 coloured panoramas (on 14 sheets) and 4 photogravures; Vol. V: pp. iv, 220 + 11 plates with explanations and 2 coloured maps; Vol. VI: pp. vi, viii, 133; iv, 86; 193, (2) + 11 plates; Vol. VII: pp. xii, 605 + 103 numbered maps, 8 photogravures, 11 photos in half tone and 2 panoramas; Vol. VIII: pp. xvi, 456 + 29 numbered maps; Vol. IX: pp. viii, 180 + one map, 14 drawings on 7 sheets and 10 plates; 130, (1) + 4 maps; 176. Atlas: pp. iv, 10 + 105 panoramas. Maps I.: pp. 2 + one index map, one map on the Great Karakoram Glaciers on 2 sheets, map of East Turkestan & Tibet on 15 sheets, "Special map" on 26 sheets and one map of Eastern Pamir on 2 sheets; Maps II.: pp. 2 + one index map and H. Byström's hypsometrical map on 52 sheets

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        Band 1: 1928-1960. Band 2: 1961-1973. Band 3: 1973-1975.

      Genf, Paris, Weber, Daniel Lelong Editeur 1984-1991. 4°. 33 cm. 184, 237 und 237 Seiten. Original-Leinenbände mit Original-Schutzumschlägen. Erste Ausgabe. Deutschsprachige Ausgabe. Jeweils ein Exemplar von 1600 (bzw. bei Band 2 und 3 von 1500) nummerierten Exemplaren des Werkverzeichnisses. Jeder Band mit 3 Original-Holzschnitten (inkl. Schutzumschlag). Mit zahlreichen Illustrationen. Tadelloses Exemplar. Numbered edition. With many illustrations in color and b/w. Each volume with 3 original woodcuts (incl. dust jacket). Original cloth bindings with dust jackets. Fine copy. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Original-Holzschnitt / original woodcut; Vorzugsausgabe / limited edition; Werkverzeichnis / catalogue raisonne

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        En defensa de la Ley Manilia

      Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (México, 1984) - Colección Cuadernos del Centro de Estudios Clásicos - 18. 99 p. 21 x 13 cm. Buen estado. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Le bestiaire spirituel. Das geistliche Tierbuch.

      Zürich, Bibliophile Drucke von Josef Stocker, 1984 2° (52 x 41 cm), 56 S. m. Textabb., 4 lose farbige Orig.-Lithogr., OLdr. m. Goldpräg., Kopfgoldschnitt., Kanten tlw. etw. berieben, sonst tadellos. Ex. Nr. 42/150. Mit Widmung und grossformatiger Bleistiftzeichnungen a. Titelbl. (sitzender Mann. ganzseitig) und im Impressum (Taube). Übersetzt und herausgegeben von Edwin Maria Landau. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Illustr. Bücher - Originalgrafik Kunst - Künstlerbücher

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        Jugar al teatro

      Susaeta, S.A. / Miñón (1ª ed. 1984) - Colección Las campanas. Género: Teatro. Ilustraciones: Mª Jesús Fernández Castaño. 72 p. 19 x 13 cm Perfecto estado. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Rio del Mendicanti.

      - Rio dei Mendicanti. Edition 30/30, 1984-1986. 527 x 794 mm. £2520

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        RANDA Nº 16 - Demografia,literatura i societat a Mallorca i Menorca

      Curial 1984 - 170 p. 23 x 16 cm. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Degas et son oeuvre. 4 Bände + 1 Supplementband (komplett). A reprint of the original four volumes, plus a supplement compiled by Philippe Brame and Theodore Reff with the assistance of arlene Reff.

      Garland Publishing, New York London 1984 - New York, London, Garland Publishing, 1984. 4°. 31,5 cm. 281, 839, 157, 189 Seiten. Original-Leinenbände. 1. Auflage. Werkverzeichnis. Französischsprachige Ausgabe. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen. Sehr gute Exemplare. First edition. Catalogue raisonne. 4 Volumes and supplement. French language edition. Original cloth bindings. With many illustrations. Fine condition. Sprache: Französisch [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        L'Hotel

      Editions de L'Etoile, Paris 1984 - Small 4to, 108pp. White wraps in black glossy dustwrapper. Numerous Black & White plates. Text in French. Wraps a little rubbed to top and bottom. More images available on request. Very early artists book by Calle. Her legendary and controversial piece of work where she worked as a chambermaid in Venice, photographing the personal belongings of the guests, along with the state their rooms were in, and the things they left behind. Through this process Calle builds a pictoral portrait of them through objects, traces and acute observation. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Drache, Heinz. - Ohne Titel.

      - Zeichnung / Tempera, 1984. Von Heinz Drache. 26,6 x 34,0 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Unten mittig signiert und datiert. - Verso Reste einer ehemaligen Montierung. Insgesamt gut erhalten. Heinz Drache (1929 Dresden - 1989 Radebeul). Deutscher Maler und Grafiker. 1948-53 Studium an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden (HfBK) bei Hans Theo Richter, Josef Hegenbarth, Fritz Dähn und Max Erich Nicola. Danach Aspirantur bei Heinz Lohmar. Ab 1953 freischaffend tätig. Mitglied des Verbandes Bildender Künstler der DDR. 1960-80 Gestalter beim DEFA-Trickfilmstudio in Dresden. Ab 1981 wieder freischaffend in Radebeul-Oberlößnitz. Neben Grafik und Malerei schuf er Wandgemälde u.a. für die Lagerhalle des VEB Kaffee und Tee, die Mittelschule Oberlößnitz und den Dresdner Kulturpalast. 1956 Kunstpreis der Stadt Dresden. 1973 und 1979 Goldene Lorbeer des Fernsehens der DDR. 1983 Kunstpreis der Stadt Radebeul. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Nights At The Circus By Angela Carter (Signed By The Author)

      The First UK Printing published by Chatto and Windus in 1984.The BOOK is in near FINE condition.Slight pushing at the spine tips.Upper corners bumped.Gilt titling remains bright.Text block toned with light spotting.A few minor black pinpoint marks to the upper text block.Light spotting in places to the end papers and prelims.The book is free from inscriptions and erasures.A hint of tanning to the page edges as usually found due to the cheap quality of paper used at that time.The WRAPPER is complete and is in exceptionally FINE condition with NO fading to the spine.The Barbara Kaiser wrapper artwork looks stunning in the removable Brodart archival protector. The book has been SIGNED by Angela Carter to the title page.The author's iconic title and scarce to find as a 'Signed' title.Collectible. Ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact.

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        Naked Lunch

      New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1984 25th Anniversary Edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by Burroughs to Steven Lowe on the title page: "For Steve /with friendship / over many years / and places / New York, Sante Fe / Boulder / William S. Burroughs / May 21, 1991". Publisher's black cloth and black boards, lettered in red; in the original yellow dust jacket designed by Peter Morance, lettered in red and black. Fine book; fine, unclipped dust jacket. A beautiful copy, inscribed by Burroughs. Burroughs inscribed this copy of Naked Lunch to his close friend, assistant, and collaborator Steve Lowe. As Mark Van de Walle comments in a 2011 article about Lowe and his Beat Hotel for The Paris Review, "Steve and William were close and more than closeÂ… They were friends, although that word seems pallid to describe their relationship, more intimate than most marriages." Similarly, Lowe and Burroughs' professional relationship extended beyond the usual boundaries. As Van de Walle explains, Lowe was "William Burroughs's amanuensis, a position that combined the duties of researcher, artist's assistant, gallerist, and Official Writer's-Block Breaker." Over the course of their friendship, which spanned well over a quarter century, Lowe amassed a sizeable collection of Burroughs ephemera and signed materials, including this copy of Naked Lunch. Originally published in Paris in 1959, Naked Lunch is a series of vignettes, intended to be read independently of one another. The title, as Burroughs explains in his introduction, "means exactly what the words sayÂ… a frozen moment when everyone sees what is on the end of every fork." The stories follow drug addict William Lee as he travels to a variety of locations; each story is loosely based on Burroughs' own experiences with drugs in these locations. As John Ciardi commented in his June 27, 1959 review for The Saturday Review, "what Burroughs is writing about is not only the destruction of depraved men by their drug lust, but the destruction of all men by their consuming addictions, whether the addiction be drugs or over righteous propriety, lasciviousness or sixteen-year-old girls.". Inscribed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

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        Simpkinson de Wesselow : landscape painter in Van Diemen's Land and the Port Phillip District, 1844-1848.

      Hobart: Blubber Head Press. 1984. The special issue: #XII of XXV copies, signed by the author, bound in blue half-leather and buckram, gilt crest on upper board, with matching slipcase. Square 4to. 192pp, 61 full-page colour plates (one a folding panorama) plus full illustrated catalogue of the artist's 217 known works (small b&w images). The spine sunned (to a brownish hue), otherwise a fine clean copy. ISBN 0908528132 .

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        Cimbebasia, Series B (Cultural History), Vols. 1 (1), 2 (1-12), 3 (1, 4), 4 (1-7) - 16 issues.

      1969-1984. - Numerous text-figures & photographs. 4to, wire-stitched, (occasional minor crease, bump, or wear, fade stampe on cover: Aquatic Research Institute). Zuammen 16 Hefte / 16 issues. Titles include: Supplementary Report on the Archaeological Expedition of 1962 to the Erongo Mountains of South West Africa; Preliminary Report on an Archaeological Research Programme in South Sest Africa; The Otjinungwa Valley Site; A Middle Stone Age Occurrence on the South West Africa/Angola Border; Double Descent Among the Himba of South West Africa; The Herero-Speaking Peoples of Kaokoland; The Ethnobotany of Kaolokand; Notes on Some Unusual Artefacts from South West Africa; On the Identity of the Stone-working Tjimba, South West Africa, A comparative Study Based on Fingerprint Pattern Frequencies; A Critical Review of the Damaraland Culture; On the Identity of the Stone-working Tjimba of south West Africa, A Comparative Multivariate Anthropometric Analysis; A Pottery Cache from the Bethanie District, South West Africa; Hut Remains and Related Features from the Zerrissene Mountain Area, Their Distribution, Typology and Ecology; Social Evolution Among the Ovambo; Big Elephant Shelter and its Role in the Holocene Prehistory of Central South West Africa; Settlement Parretns and Regional Exchange, Evidence from recent iron Age Sites on the Kavango River, Northeastern Namibia; and Recent Archaeological Research Between the Orange and Kavango rivers in Southwestern Africa.

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        VITA ET MORTE dell’huomo picinin. Con l’alfabetto disponido

      - In 8vo (mm 138x94); legatura recente in carta marmorizzata; pp. (8). Fregio e vignetta al titolo. Lievemente rifilato.Delizioso poemetto giocoso sulla tragicomica vita di un uomo piccolissimo elaquo;al comando di che beve vineraquo;, in cui ogni strofa si conclude con il ritornello elaquo;Tantarelo picinineraquo; In fine si trova poi un altro componimento in cui ogni distico comincia con una lettera dell'alfabeto (Alfabetto disponido).Nella copia della Biblioteca Universitaria di Bologna, l'opera è attribuita al Croce, ma per M. Rouch non può essergli assegnata (cfr. Bibliografia delle opere di Giulio Cesare Croce, in: "Strada Maestra, Quaderni della Biblioteca comunale "Giulio Cesare Croce' di San Giovanni in Persiceto", 17, 1984, pp. 229-272).Una sola copia censita presso la Biblioteca Universitaria di Bologna. USTC, 763922; EDIT 16, 75897. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Revolting Rhymes (SIGNED)

      Jonathan Cape, London 1984 - Early UK Reprint. Publishers Pictorial Boards as Issued. Signed by the Author to Front Endpaper 'Love, Roald Dahl, 1985. A NEAR FINE Book. Slightest Bumping to Spine Ends. PBFA Member. We Welcome Direct Contact With Our Customers. Contact Neil Ewart Rare Books If You Require Any Further Information or Images. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Collected English Writings. With a preface by Koshiro Okakura and an Introduction by Sunao Nakamura.

      Heibonsha Limited, Tokyo 1984 - 3 Volumes (complete set). Tokyo, Heibonsha Limited, 1984. Octavo. XXI, 442, 446, 398 pages. With several photographic illustrations in each volume. Original Hardcover with original dustjackets in original slipcase. Very important publication. Extremely scarce and sought after edition. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear. The dustjackets all in protective Mylar. Includes the following chapters: Volume I - The Life of Okakura Kakuzo / The Ideals of the East / The Awakening of the East / The Awakening of Japan / The Book of Tea / The White Fox / The Legend of Yoshitsune / Ataka / Ko Atsumori / A Bibliographical Introduction / Volume II - Essays from Japan / Notes on Contemporary Japanese Art / The Bijutsu-In or the New Old School of Japanese Art / Modern Problems in Painting / Japanese and Chinese Paintings in the Museum / Talk Given to Ladies who assisted in the Work of The Chinese and Japanese Department / Chinese and Japanese Mirrors / Prefatory Note for Japanese Sword Guards / The Nature and Value of Eastern Connoisseurship / Religions in East Asiatic Art / Nature in East Asiatic Painting / Prefatory Note for the Catalogue of a special Exhibition of Japanese and Chinese Lacquer / Preface for the Catalogue of Japanese and Chinese Lacquer / The History of Lacquer / The Confucian Age and the Laoist Age / On the Method of Practising Concentration and Contemplation, Chiki / Japanese Temples and their Treasures / Volume III - English Poems / Letters / Appendix with: Japan's greatest Critic tells of Japan's Art / Okakura-Kakuzo by Bigelow and Lodge / Kakuzo Okakura by S. Tagore / Priyambada Devi's Letters to Okakura / Priyambada Devi's Notebook / Priyambada Devi's Second Notebook / Notes by and concerning Okakura - Housed at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston / A Record of Okakura's Eyesight Okakura Kakuzo (February 14, 1862 – September 2, 1913) (also known as Okakura Tenshin) was a Japanese scholar who contributed to the development of arts in Japan. Outside Japan, he is chiefly remembered today as the author of The Book of Tea. Born in Yokohama to parents originally from Fukui, Okakura learned English while attending a school operated by Christian missionary, Dr. Curtis Hepburn. At 15, he entered Tokyo Imperial University, where he first met and studied under Harvard-educated professor Ernest Fenollosa. In 1889, Okakura co-founded the periodical Kokka. In 1887 he was one of the principal founders of the Tokyo School of Fine Arts (Tokyo Bijutsu Gakko), and a year later became its head, although he was later ousted from the school in an administrative struggle. Later, he also founded the Japan Art Institute with Hashimoto Gaho and Yokoyama Taikan. He was invited by William Sturgis Bigelow to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in 1904 and became the first head of the Asian art division in 1910. Okakura was a high-profile urbanite who had an international sense of self. In the Meiji period he was the first dean of the Tokyo Fine Arts School (later merged with the Tokyo Music School to form the current Tokyo University of the Arts). He wrote all of his main works in English. Okakura researched Japan's traditional art and traveled to Europe, the United States, China and India. He emphasised the importance to the modern world of Asian culture, attempting to bring its influence to realms of art and literature that, in his day, were largely dominated by Western culture. His 1903 book on Asian artistic and cultural history, The Ideals of the East with Special Reference to the Art of Japan, published on the eve of the Russo-Japanese War, is famous for its opening paragraph in which he sees a spiritual unity throughout Asia, which distinguishes it from the West: Asia is one. The Himalayas divide, only to accentuate, two mighty civilisations, the Chinese with its communism of Confucius, and the Indian with its individualism of the Vedas. But not even the snowy barriers can interrupt for one moment that broad expanse of lo [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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