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        Bonner historische Forschungen. Hrsg. von Max Braubach, ab. Bd. 33 von Stephan Skalweit.

      Bonn, Röhrscheid, 1952-1984. - Bde. 1-52 (ohne 46). Gr.-8°. Hln./Ln., Bd. 43 und ab Bd. 45: Orig.-Kart. (Bibl.-Expl. m. R.-Sign., hs. Besitzvermerk a. Tit.-Rückseite). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lehmann-Dronke]
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        Rare Autograph letter signed, 'Painting My mother's stomach'

      - A rare and intriguing autograph letter signed by Lucian Freud, in bold pencil. Dated 'Monday night' [January, 1984], Freud writes to Angela Dyer, noting that Lawrence Gowing had sent him a copy of her letter to him. In part, 'I don't know if he's had any letters about the book but I certainly have not. Though I am rather immune to abuse and praise I had a feeling of exitement (sic) on reading what you wrote that I've only felt on suddenly coming across someone I really like the look of. So, right in the middle of painting my mother's stomach this morning, I read it again.' Letters folds, otherwise in fine condition. Together with a letter from the artist Lawrence Gowing to Angela Dyer, in which he responds to her 'fan letter', saying that he sent it straight on to Freud, and noting, 'You may have already heard from him.' Gowing's book on Freud was published in 1982. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Adam Andrusier Autographs ABA PADA]
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        The Frog Prince. A play. Illustrated by Edward Koren.

      New York: Vincent FitzGerald & Company, 1984 - Quarto. Original orange cloth, front cover lettered in green, handmade paper endpapers. Housed in the original solander case. A fine copy. Illustrated frontispiece with laid-in tissue guard, 4 illustrated plates. Signed limited edition, number 51 of 130 copies signed by the author and illustrator. Mamet's adaptation of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale was first performed in Chicago at the Goodman Theatre on 17 May 1982 and was first published in 1983. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        2 Smart Art Too (Art Poster designed by David Wojnarowicz)

      55 Mercer Street Gallery, New York 1984 - Single sheet of paper (approx. 11 x 17" high). Offset on paper. Illustrated poster for a group exhibition at 55 Mercer Street Gallery in NYC. Show was curated by Joseph Mashek and included works by The Starn Twins, David Wojnarowicz, Chaiklin, Brazelton, Lasker, Neher and others. This poster was designed by Wojnarowicz. Faint mailing folds else a near fine example. Poster was designed in 1984 for this show which ran in January 1985. Rare early poster art by Wojnarowicz. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member ABAA]
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        The Black Cat (Cheloniidae Press) one of 60, 1984

      Cheloniidae Press, Williamsburg or Easthampton, MA 1984 - First edition, 1984, no. 18 of 60 copies, bound in quarter black niger by Grey Parrot, with extra suite of 11 woodcuts, each signed by Robinson, and one drypoint, housed in separate cloth chemise, all housed in quarter niger and cream cloth clamshell box. With prospectus. Fine, lightest soil to box. A lovely production. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books Pittsburgh PA, ABAA]
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        Variational Convergence for Functions and Operators

      1984 - Ancien livre de bibliothèque. Salissures sur la tranche. Edition 1984. Editeur différent. Ammareal reverse jusqu'à 15% du prix net de ce livre à des organisations caritatives. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION Book Condition: Used, Good. Former library book. Soiling on the side. Edition 1984. Different publisher. Ammareal gives back up to 15% of this book's net price to charity organizations. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ammareal]
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        Enciclopedia Dantesca

      Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana, 1984. I - VI Grande formato Volumi di pregio Opera di grande livello scientifico

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Giuseppe Indizio]
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        Studien zu Sprache und Religion Ägyptens. Zu Ehren von Wolfhart Westendorf, überreicht von seinen Freunden und Schülern. I. Sprache; II. Religion. [TWO VOLUMES].

      Göttingen, Junge, 1984.. Two volumes. Crown quarto. Pp. 672; (vi), 687-1144. Plates and text figures. Corrigenda slip loosely inserted. Hardcover, uniformly bound in the original publisher's full cloth, gilt lettering to cover, gilt label to spine. In mint condition. Excellent set. ~ First edition.

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        Senza Titolo

      , , 1984 - Litografia a colori, numerata e firmata a matita dall'Artista. Tiratura 99 + XXX esemplari. Cm 75x115 (foglio 100x140). . . Perfetto (Mint). . . . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        Andrew Ridgley & George Michael. Wham's 1st Album launch party at the Xenon Club, Piccadilly. November 1984.

      - 745 x 520mm. Giclà e Print using Archival pigment inks on Hahnemüle Fine Art Pearl 285gsm paper. Limited edition of 10 numbered copies signed by the photographer. Alan Davidson is a press photographer based in London for more than 30 years, Alan has photographed the rich, the famous, the before-they-were-famous to those that have fallen from grace. Going through his vast archive, with new treasures found within the old brown manilla envelopes, reads like a who's who of the great and good (and the very bad) of London society. Cinema stars rub shoulders with pop stars, royalty with politicians. Working from the late 1960s to the present day Alan remembers the days before celebrities became surrounded by 30 young publicists and before there were 50 photographers at every event you went to, allowing him to take intimate and relaxed portraits, unlike the anodyne syndicated press shots of today. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd]
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        Très beau et grand portrait de Michel Foucault par Bruno de Monès.

      - 1 photographie 50 x 60 cm avril 1984 très bon Très beau et grand portrait photographique en noir et blanc du philosophe Michel Foucault, réalisé chez lui en avril 1984, deux mois avant sa mort, par Bruno de Monès. Daté et signé par le photographe, à la mine de plomb, au dos. Numéro 2/30. Ce portrait a été publié dans le Magazine Littéraire de mai 1984 et dans le Monde du 13 octobre 1989. Avec un bel encadrement en chêne noirci. Philosophe. Professeur au collège de France, titulaire de la chaire d'Histoire des systèmes des pensées (1970-1984). [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Traces Ecrites]
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        Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. 9 Vols.

      Oxford University Press - All profusely and beautifully illustrated. Vol. I: Ostrich to Ducks (1984 - reprint); Vol. II: Hawks to Bustards (1983 - reprint); Vol. III: Waders to Gulls (1985 - reprint with corrections); Vol. IV: Terns to Woodpeckers (1985 - 1st); Vol. V: Tyrant Flycatchers to Thrushes (1988 - 1st); Vol. VI: Warblers (1992 - 1st); Vol. VII: Flycatchers to Shrikes (1993 - 1st); Vol. VIII: Crows to Finches (1994 - 1st): Vol. IX: Buntings and New World Warblers (1994 - 1st). This is a superb set - the only fault being that the dws to vols 3,5,6 and 7 are neatly and minimally price-clipped. The set is very heavy so please contact me to explore delivery or collection costs and arrangements. Size: 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: R.W. Forder]
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        Monica Poole Wood Engraver.

      Biddenden: the Florin Press, 1984 - By George Mackley. Edited and with an introduction by Graham Williams. Number 133 of 300 copies signed by the artist and printer. 14 X 9.5 ins. 20 pp. Coth backed with Fabriano Ingres paper covered boards. 19 wood engravings by Monica Poole all printed from the wood. Prospectus and Monica Poole Obituary loosely inserted. A fine copy of a beautiful book. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BOXWOOD RARE BOOKS & PRINTS (PBFA)]
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      (Rotterdam), Bébert, (1984). Losbladig in linnen overslagdoos: tien originele Polaroid-portretten van de auteurs, tijdens het ontwikkelproces door de betreffende auteurs gesigneerd, met tien teksten van dezelfde auteurs, gedrukt in facsimile van het handschrift. Alle foto's in passe-partouts. Uitgegeven in een oplage van slechts 27 exemplaren. Doos enige waterschade. Niet eerder in boekvorm verschenen, meestens speciaal voor deze uitgave geschreven teksten plus gesigneerde Polaroid-portretten van Jules Deelder, Harry Mulisch, Gerrit Krol, Rutger Kopland, Remco Campert, Willem van Toorn, C. Buddingh', Rien Vroegindeweij, Dirk Kroon en Kees van Kooten. Een van de meest bijzondere projecten van Bébert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas Holthuis]
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        Wall Street

      Woodstock: Charles Gatewood and Flash Productions 1984 - First Edition. Oblong quarto. Number 666 of 700 numbered copies; SIGNED by Gatewood. An unheralded work by a photographer best-known for his 1975 cult favorite, Sidetripping, a collaboration with William S. Burroughs, focused on dark, eccentric characters in the tradition of Diane Arbus. Yet, the subject matter and rendering of Wall Street would seem to have nothing in common with Gatewood's other work. With its formalized detail of a dark and shadowy Wall Street, photographed between 1971-1975, this book feels more like Harry Callahan or Aaron Siskind than Diane Arbus. In his excellent introduction, A.D. Coleman writes with uncanny prescience that: "Money is the real obscenity of our age: people will detail their most intimate sex acts before they'll reveal their salaries or net worth. If there's truth in that, then what Gatewood has delivered up here is a set of visual metaphors for that most secretive perversion: high finance." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, ABAA]
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        Blow Your House Down.

      Virago, London., 1984. First edition. The much scarcer, not to say rare, hardbound issue. Octavo. pp [iv], 170. Her second novel.Signed by the author on the title-page.Cheap paper faintly tanned. Fine in fine dustwrapper.

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis bookseller]
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        Cuadro escrito

      - Sao Paulo-Buenos Aires, Edicoes Licopodio-Edición del autor, 1984. In-fol.- (42) h.- Rústica de editor anillada.- Ejemplar nº 169 de una tirada única de 200, numerados y firmados por el autor.- RARO. Una de las obras iniciales del arte conceptual internacional, que reemplaza la obra por su descripción escrita. Artista disruptor y adalid de las nuevas vanguardias, que enfatizan la eficacia y el alcance del mensaje perturbador por sobre la belleza o la innovación formal, León Ferrari imprimió a su práctica artística un profundo sentido político y crítico y fue de los primeros en tomar la escritura y la caligrafía como soportes de un trabajo dirigido, en última instancia, a la transformación del mundo. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Victor Aizenman (SLAM / ILAB)]
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      Franklin Center Pennsylvania: Franklin Library. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. A Limited Edition.; Franklin Library the Great Books of the Western World Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        Diabetestherapie (Kliniktaschenbücher)

      Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 1984 - 448 Seiten Ecke oben rechts geknickt, Artikel stammt aus Nichtraucherhaushalt! BE3049 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 440 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Tailor Who Altered History; Jeannot; Point Sable and Chicago 1778-80; the Mysterious Coat Button; the Black Root Documents of Point Sable and Chicago; Letters

      Chicago. Very Good. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. This listing is for a unique combination of typed letters, typescripts, and softcover books written by Lorraine Passovoy and from the collection of Dion A Stams. Dion A Stams was an African-American collector of books, ephemera, medals, paintings, currency, artifacts, etc - the vast majority of which had a connection to African-American history. Lorraine Passovoy was an African-American author and researcher in Chicago whose work specialized in Jean Baptiste Point DuSable, the African-American founder of Chicago. The items included are: 2 copies of Point Sable and Chicago 1778-80 by Lorraine Passovoy self-published; 2 copies of The Mysterious Coat Button by Passovoy published by the Peradam Publishing House; 1 copy of The Black Root Documents of Point Sable and Chicago by Passovoy and Julien self-published; a typescript of The Tailor Who Altered History by Passovoy never published; a typescript of Jeannot by Passovoy never published, 1 half-page typed and signed letter from Passovoy to Stams; 1 full page typed and signed letter from Passovoy to Stams; 1 full page typed signed letter from Stams to Passovoy; 1 two full page handwritten and signed letter from Stams to Passovoy. All items are dated. The published material all contain a stamp of Stams' bookplate. Condition ranges from VG to Near Fine. Ships same or next business day. .

      [Bookseller: Good Books In The Woods]
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        The new woman driver: All a woman needs to know about cars to buy one, drive it, have it maintained

      Houghton Mifflin, U.S.A. 1984 - first edition/first printing book is tight with no markings, dj has two tiny tears along the edge, great copy n Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gene The Book Peddler]
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        Westminster Comment

      - Watercolour over pencil, on grey paper, 28cm by 20cm. Signed with initials, inscribed with title and For K on the mount. Framed and glazed. Originally presented to Kenneth Clark as a Christmas card, the front page of which is also included unframed; in this Nash uses the same palette as in the water colour but in addition uses a little collage to create a bleak wintery landscape. Provenance: Sold as lot 49 at Sotheby’s Bond Street as part of The Paintings and Works of Art from the Collections of the late Lord Clark of Saltwood on 27th June 1984. In August 1939 Clark made a proposal to the Ministry of Information to set up a scheme for War Artists. At the same time Nash attempted to set up a rival committee - which irritated Clark, as he told John Betjeman, ‘I wish that Nash would go on painting and repress his insatiable appetite for organisation.’ As James Stourton states in his recent biography of Clark, he easily outmanoeuvred Nash. Clark eventually recruited 36 artists, as Stourton records fees were not generally a problem, except for Nash. Clark had to write to him a long explanatory letter explaining the fees that were to be offered and he became one of the most troublesome artists that Clark had to deal with. He constantly badgered him about the RAF (with whom he had been sent to work) and about money. Clark, however wrote to the Air Ministry, telling them in very strong terms how foolish they were in their criticism of Nash. It must be assumed that Nash eventually came to appreciate the support given by Clark and one of the results was this Christmas gift. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: York Modern Books PBFA ABA]
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        Hotel Du Lac - SIGNED and with the rare wrap-around band

      London: Cape, 1984. A first edition, first printing published by Cape in 1984. A near fine book with signed bookplate affixed to the front endpaper. In a very good+ unclipped wrapper with some lifting to the laminate on the spine. With the rare wrap-around band. Rare.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        WAR AND PEACE 3 Volumes

      Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania 1984 - Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. A Limited Edition.; Franklin Library the Great Books of the Western World Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        Original Signed Photograph - Judith Malina and Julien Beck

      Privately Printed, No Place 1984 - Original annotated and signed photograph by Ginsberg. Photo in fine condition. Photo measures approx 9 3/4 x 7 3/4" The handwritten caption reads "Judith Malina, Julian Beck in cancer hospital bed, Harion (sp?) attending, I'm saying goodbye on way to China Fall or thereabouts 1984. Half year later Julian was back onstage. Allen Ginsberg" [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member ABAA]
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        The Art of the Jeweller: Catalogue of the Hull Grundy Gift to the British Museum

      1984 - 1984 British Museum Press 2-volume hardcover set (text and plates). Ex library copies with stamps and labels else good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lacey Books Ltd]
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        Vida de Matilde de Canossa. Códice Vat. Lat. 4922 [FACSÍMIL]

      Belser-Encuentro, 1984 - 2 volúmenes en 4º, estuche en cartoné. Vol. I: facsímil, [7]+81 p, piel estampada. Vol. II: estudios, tela, 260 p. Ejemplar 1168 de una tirada de 2.000

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      Limited Editions Club, 1984. Leather bound. Near fine. Sol LeWitt. Near fine in a near fine slipcase. Minor rubbing to both the leather and the paper-covered slipcase. Translated by Emece Editores. Illustrations by Sol LeWitt, who has signed the limitation page (796/1500).

      [Bookseller: Carpetbagger Books]
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        The Summa Theologica of Saint Thomas Aquinas Volume I. Great Books of the Western World 19

      Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc 1984 - B007XYB9YW Binding: Hardback --Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc ---Date: 1952 ---Edition: ---Pages: 825 ---Condition: Good ---DJ Condition: None ---Description: All of the internal pages are unmarked, uncreased and tightly bound, no stamps or inscriptions, the only flaws are a couple of minor scuffs to the boards. MOST OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED WITHIN 1 WORKING DAY OF PURCHASE. YOU GET A FREE BOOKMARK WITH EVERY ORDER. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE - WE UPLOAD A SELECTION OF HIGH QUALITY PHOTOGRAPHS WITH EACH LISTING, HOWEVER IF NOT ALREADY PRESENT PHOTOGRAPHS OF ANY OF OUR TITLES CAN BE PROVIDED BY REQUEST VIA E-MAIL.B007XYB9YW --- P [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Barma's Books]
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      1984. Photograph by Frajndlich of Burroughs in a three-piece suit sitting behind a table in a public space, smoking. Frajndlich is known for his portraits of photographers, and of others involved in the arts. Copyrighted, signed and dated by Frajndlich in ink at the right of the image in the margin, and titled, copyrighted, signed and dated in pencil by Frajndlich on the verso. Black and white. 11" x 14" Marginal crease to an upper corner, else fine. No Binding. Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Des lumières et des ombres

      Le Sycomore, 1984. In-4 carré, toile éditeur sous jaquette, 301 pp. Très bon exemplaire. Edition originale enrichie d'un bel envoi de l'auteur. Rare et recherché.

      [Bookseller: Librairie de L' Avenue]
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        The Black Cat (Cheloniidae Press) one of 60, 1984

      Williamsburg or Easthampton, MA: Cheloniidae Press, 1984. Hardcover. Fine. First edition, 1984, no. 18 of 60 copies, bound in quarter black niger by Grey Parrot, with extra suite of 11 woodcuts, each signed by Robinson, and one drypoint, housed in separate cloth chemise, all housed in quarter niger and cream cloth clamshell box. With prospectus. Fine, lightest soil to box. A lovely production.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB ]
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        Do It! Vol 1

      Tokyo: Vic Co. Ltd., 1984. Light edge wear, else close to near fine in photo-illustrated wrappers.. First Edition. Small quarto. Beginning spread in color, followed by black and white portraits, mostly 8-12 per page, of nude or scantily clad Japanese women. Reminiscent of Araki's mid-80s romps with a bit of Yoshiyuki's infrared sensibilities tossed-in for good measure. Genitalia blacked out. Previously unknown to me, with no copies in OCLC or Western commerce. Exceptional layout and design, deviously simplistic.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        I poteri dei tarocchi Meditazione e divinazione

      Casa Editrice MEB - Padova, 1984. ITALIANO 0,41 Buono stato, volume leggermente imbarcato, coperta illustrata in cartoncino patinato, coperta di Elda Danese, bordo e punte appena sfregati, cima e piede con abrasione, tagli lievemente bruniti, con accenno di fioritura e macchiette, margini delle pagine poco bruniti. Illustrazioni in b.e n. fuori testo. Su frontespizio firma d'appartenenza. XXIII volume della collana Mondi sconosciuti. III edizione. USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        I grandi maestri e le nuove frontiere culturali Per un nuovo rinascimento

      FIRENZE: POLISTAMPA, 1984. IED. Brossurato. BUONO. 17 24. USATO

      [Bookseller: Controcorrente Group srl BibliotecadiBab]
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        Microelectronics: A challenge for Europe's industrial survival : microelectronics innovations in the context of the international division o

      R. Oldenbourg 1984 - Ancien livre de bibliothèque. Salissures sur la tranche. Edition 1984. Ammareal reverse jusqu'à 15% du prix net de ce livre à des organisations caritatives. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION Book Condition: Used, Good. Former library book. Soiling on the side. Edition 1984. Ammareal gives back up to 15% of this book's net price to charity organizations. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        La vita quotidiana a Firenze ai tempi di Dante

      RIZZOLI EDITORE, MILANO 1984 - BUR - Biblioteca Universale Rizzoli ITALIANO Volume brossurato in cartoncino flessibile, con copertina illustrata. Pagine in buono stato, con leggere bruniture, così ai tagli. Numerose fotografie e illustrazioni, in nero, fuori testo con didascalie. Traduzione di Giuseppe Cafiero. Volume n. CDXXII ( 422 ) della collana. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Specimens of Polynesian Tapa assembled from various institutions and private collections

      Published by the Author, Printed by Andrew Hoyem at Arion Press, Hawaii 1984 - Hawaii: Published by the Author, Printed by Andrew Hoyem at Arion Press, 1984. Fine/very good. With Botanical Section containing 4 mounted specimens, plus 33 mounted 19th century specimens of original, handmade Polynesian barkcloth (tapa), tipped in to printed paper folders of hand-made Fabriano paper; 40-page text booklet in brown wrappers, plus Announcement, Inventory and Handling Instructions. 33.2x25 cm. (13x9æ"), original half goat skin brown portfolio with brown ties. No. 15 of 150 copies, printed by Andrew Hoyem at the Arion Press (though only 95 were actually produced, according the the author). Rare limited edition of a comprehensive visual study of Polynesian tapa cloth, including examples from Hawaii. The variety of the specimens provides the scholar and collector an unparalleled opportunity to study and compare firsthand the different styles of barkcloth manufactured by the Polynesian people during the 19th century. The contents of the portfolio are in two parts. The introduction and historical notes are printed as a separate booklet. The tapa specimens are individually mounted in folders imprinted with identification and provenance. Also contained in the folders are plates of photographs of the full sheets of tapa prior to being cut into smaller samples. Given the rarity and historical value of these examples, together with the informative essay and historical notes, this portfolio makes a significant contribution to the study and preservation of bark cloth in the history of paper making. The present copy, no. 27, contains the second level in terms of the number of tapa. Nos. 1-12 contained 40 examples each; Nos. 13-35: 33; Nos. 36-50: 30; Nos. 51-85: 25; and Nos. 86-95: 22. Nos. 96-150 are listed in the announcement as having approximately 20 each, but, as noted above, the last 55 copies were not produced. Contents completely fine, prosepctus laid in. Note: the folding slipcase (plain boards with a leather spine) has short scratches along the right hinge (looks like the edge of the folder was scraped accidentally) and a couple of small darkened areas, so this is graded as strong VG, no splits, structually sound. Contents truly fine. A wonderful collection. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Blue Sky Rare Books]
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        Le Macine Storia di una famiglia israelita negli ultimi 60 anni di vita italiana

      ROMA: Carucci Editore, 1984. Brossura. BUONO. 14,5 20. USATO

      [Bookseller: Controcorrente Group srl BibliotecadiBab]
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      Helsinki: Schildts, 1984. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First Printing. 108 pp. Printed in the Swedish language. Yet to be published in English this humorous novella describes the story of Jonas, a recently retired journalist who goes to spend the summer with his daughters. Commissioned to write a biography he soon finds the work developing into an appraisal of his own damaged family life. An extremely scarce title, virtually impossible to find in the original Swedish or even in the later Finnish-language edition. The Swedish imprint (Bonniers) occasionally surfaces but was produced in much greater numbers, as usual. A Fine unmarked copy in VG dustjacket (illustration by the author) which has shelf wear along the top edge of the rear panel, including three short tears, with two very small tears to the bottom edge of the front panel. SIGNED at the title page by Tove Jansson.

      [Bookseller: Old Swan Books]
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