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

      Heibonsha Limited,, 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:nnVolume 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 / nnVolume 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 / nnVolume 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 nnOkakura 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.nBorn 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.nnOkakura 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.nnHis 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:nnAsia 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 love for the Ultimate and Universal, which is the common thought-inheritance of every Asiatic race, enabling them to produce all the great religions of the world, and distinguishing them from those maritime peoples of the Mediterranean and the Baltic, who love to dwell on the Particular, and to search out the means, not the end, of life.nnIn his subsequent book, The Awakening of Japan, published in 1904, he argued that "the glory of the West is the humiliation of Asia." This was an early expression of Pan-Asianism. In this book Okakura also noted that Japan's rapid modernization was not universally applauded in Asia: "We have become so eager to identify ourselves with European civilization instead of Asiatic that our continental neighbors regard us as renegades?nay, even as an embodiment of the White Disaster itself."nnIn Japan, Okakura, along with Fenollosa, is credited with "saving" Nihonga, or painting done with traditional Japanese technique, as it was threatened with replacement by Western-style painting, or "Yoga", whose chief advocate was artist Kuroda Seiki. In fact this role, most assiduously pressed after Okakura's death by his followers, is not taken seriously by art scholars today, nor is the idea that oil painting posed any serious "threat" to traditional Japanese painting. Yet Okakura was certainly instrumental in modernizing Japanese aesthetics, having recognized the need to preserve Japan's cultural heritage, and thus was one of the major reformers during Japan's period of modernization beginning with the Meiji Restoration.nnOutside Japan, Okakura had an impact on a number of important figures, directly or indirectly, who include Swami Vivekananda, philosopher Martin Heidegger, poet Ezra Pound, and especially poet Rabindranath Tagore and heiress Isabella Stewart Gardner, who were close personal friends of his. (Wikipedia)

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        Christmas Treasury.

      (Van Nuys, CA): Raheb, Barbara J. 1984. Two volumes, housed in a tiny wooden box with a sliding lid. On the lid is a pictorial printed label. The two volumes are: The Sugar Plum Tree. Poems by Eugene Field. (16)ff. From an edition of 300 copies, this is one of 100 with hand-painted illustrations. Bound in green pyroxylin with pictorial gilt stamping. Together with: The Little Match Girl, by Hans Christian Andersen. From an edition of 300, this is one of 100 with hand-painted illustrations. Bound in red pyroxylin with gilt titling. Bradbury (p. 214) states that 50 copies were issued in this format. Book label of Kal Levitan on front paste-down. An extremely fine set. (15/16 by 11/16; 24x18mm).

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        Storia di Asolo ; Volume Ventiduesimo

      Asolo 1984 - Paperback; Italian language; 8vo - over 7.75" - 9.75" tall; very good condition. 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: Soft Cover]

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        THE LORD OF THE RINGS [ FIVE VOLUME SET ] The Fellowship of the Ring, the Two Towers, the Return of the King, the Hobbit & the Silmarillion

      Norwalk: Easton Press. 1984. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good, bound in full, genuine leather with gilt accents and a hubbed spine. Smyth sewn, interior vaunts moire end papers and ribbon page marker. Minimal wear from usage, small flake missing to page edges of "Fellowship of the Ring." Text is clean and unmarked, "Silmarillion" still in factory shrink wrap. Includes three maps, two of Haradwaith; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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        Les intellectuels en question

      In Le journal des débats N°29. First Edition printed small number of this reprinted from the journal of Pierre Nora, The Debate. Precious autograph signed by the author to his sister "... for you, this little reading and to help you cheer up." Marguerite Blanchot, renowned organist Chalon Cathedral, remained all his life in the family home with his mother and aunt. "It will gradually become, for the family, as the memory of origins." Very close to Maurice, she regularly corresponded with the writer who reflects him great recognition for his dedication to their helpless mother. If intense affection Blanchot for his mother and his sister shines in dedications of it, we know almost nothing of their relations. In the only biographical essay on Blanchot, Christophe Bident reveals, however: "Marguerite Maurice Blanchot worshiped his brother very proud of him, (...) it attached great importance to his political ideas (...) She read a lot (.... .) They phoned corresponded. A distance, they shared the same natural authority, the same concern for discretion. " Blanchot address him indeed many books from his library, now with her continuous intellectual link. As the passion of Blanchot for his mother, it is the turn of his work that we discover the finest examples: "Maybe the power of the mother figure she borrows its brightness to the same power fascination, and one could say that if the mother carries this fascinating attraction is as appearing when the child lives entirely under the gaze of fascination, it concentrates in itself all the powers of enchantment ". Cultivating absolute discretion, Blanchot pushed the art of erasing into his handwritten dedications generally brief and almost always written on cards attached to the rare books he offered his close friends. In contrast, in these precious autograph dedication of the authors to his mother and sister, Blanchot offers in all its fragility and, in the privacy of this correspondence, his work focuses on a previously unknown personal look. A small tear at the top of the back. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! In Le journal des débats N°29 Paris Mars 1984 18,5x26,5cm agrafé

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        Domus n. 656 Anno 1984 Monthly Magazine of Architecture, Design, Art

      EDITORIALE DOMUS, MILANO 1984 - INTERLINGUE Rivista n. 656 dicembre 1984. Copertina morbida patinata illustrata a coloricon titolo al piatto e al dorso, interno ottimamente conservato, lievi segni di uso ai piatti e al dorso, rivista arricchita da numerose illustrazioni in bianco e nero ed a colori, nel testo e fuori testo, e da inserzioni pubblicitarie. Testo in italiano e in inglese

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        RIVISTA INDUSTRIALE, COMMERCIALE E AGRICOLA DELLA SICILIA

      EDIZIONI IL GRIFO, PALERMO 1984 - ITALIANO Ristampa anastatica dell'edizione del 1903, prefazione di Giuseppe Barbera Azzarello, saggio introduttivo di Romualdo Giuffrida, pagine in ottimo stato di conservazione, coperta rigida in tela rossa con titoli e fregi d'oro al piatto ed al dorso

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        Commediante

      Poema inedito di Seghers accompagnato da 7 litografie originali a colori firmate a matita di Alexandre Fassianos a piena e doppia pagina (cm 32,5x25 e cm 32,5x50). Postfazione di Anke Kerlo. Cm 34x26. pp. 36 in quartini sciolti. Ottimo (Fine). Prima edizione di 120+10 f.c. es. numerati.

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        Beemsterlants caerte. [with a second title at the head:] Ware afbeeldinge vande bedyckte Beemster-landen. M.DC.XLIIII. Amsterdam, 1644 [reprinted ca. 1769?]. Engraved map in 6 sheets (each 56 x 44 cm). With:(2) [FLORISZ. VAN BERCKENRODE, Balthasar] and Daniel van BREEN. Beemsterlants caerte Amsterdam, 1658. Engraved map (43.5 x 58 cm). (3) Beemster landts kaarte, aenwijsende de hoogte vande ringhdyck.[Amsterdam(?), ca. 1696]. Engraved map (28 x 35.5 cm). (4) DORLAND, C. [2 maps of the Beemster].Amsterdam, Tresling & Co., March 1908. 2 nearly identical chromolithographed maps (ca. 28 x 36 cm), the first partly and the second wholly coloured. (5) Waterschap de Beemster.February 1970, updated to 1979. Large map (64 x 50 cm).Collection of 6 map

      - Ad 1: cf. Donkersloot-De Vrij 130; Hameleers (1984) 13; De Vries, Beemsterlants Caerten 10 (none mentioning this printing); ad 2: Donkersloot-De Vrij 130 note; De Vries, Beemsterlants Caerten 12A (5 copies); ad 3: De Vries, Beemsterlants Caerten 13 (5 copies). Interesting collection of maps of the Beemster polder, which in the 16th century was an eight by nine kilometre inland sea north of Amsterdam. Its reclamation in the years 1607 to 1612, financed largely by the Dutch East India Company, was one of the most ambitious of the early 17th-century drainage projects. Dykes were built and the water was pumped out by 41 windmills, creating a large polder with sorely needed residential and above all farming land near the rapidly expanding city of Amsterdam. Including: (Ad 1:) Apparently the last reprint, not reported in the literature, of a magnificent map of the Beemster Polder, on a scale of about 1:11,500, which "may be called the finest water-authority map of this era" (Fockema Andreae, Gesch. Kartografie Nederland, p. 36). The land was surveyed and the map drawn in 1640 by Balthasar Florisz. van Berckenrode and engraved in 1644 by Daniel van Breen. (Ad 2:) Rare reduced version, in its first state, of the map of the Beemster by Balthasar Florisz. van Berckenrode and Daniel van Breen. It was issued in a second state in 1769, revised by Jan Switsers. (Ad 3:) Rare surveyor's map clarifying the state of the dyke of the Beemster polder. (Ad 4-5:) Three modern maps of the Beemster. A few small tears along the edges (ad 3) and a minor dampstain in two leaves (ad 1). Collection of maps of the Beemster in very good condition.

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        Nights At The Circus (Signed And Dated By The Author In The Year Of Publication)

      The First UK Printing published by Chatto and Windus in 1984. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with just a little toning of the text-block. Free from inscriptions, erasures and markings. A very sharp copy. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition. The wrapper is exceptionally bright with no fading of colouring to the spine. The Barbara Kaiser wrapper design looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. The Book has been Signed by the Author in the year of publication to the title page : 'Angela Carter, Birmingham, November '84'. A very sharp copy of the author's classic title - scarce with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.

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        The Trouble with God

      West Hatfield, MA: Pennyroyal Press, 1984 Pp. (3), 114. Decorated with calligraphic designs and other textual Wood engraved initials printed on a purple ground, engraved calligraphic "GOD" in yellow on title page. The book's design and the initial letters on the title page and chapter openings are by Barry Moser. Printed by Harold McGrath at Pennyroyal Press using Giovanni Mardersteig's Dante type. Number 32 of 100 numbered copies. Francis, the Harvard-educated poet and son of a Baptist minister, provides an unflinching account of his conversion to atheism. The unwavering stature of Francis is finally catching up to the assessment of Robert Frost who in 1951 referred to Francis as "the best neglected poet."

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        NEGOTIATION: THE ALTERNATIVE TO HOSTILITY. THE CARL VINSON MEMORIAL LECTURE SERIES. INAUGURAL LECTURE

      (Macon, GA): Mercer University Press, (1984). First Edition. hardcover. Fine, issued without a dustwrapper. Bound in full navy Kivar, an imitation leather, with gilt decoration and lettering. Includes Carter's 23-page lecture along with an introduction and two short tributes as well as 15 photographs from the event. SIGNED by the former President as "Jimmy Carter" on the front endpaper. An uncommon book to find signed, moreso with a full signature.

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        Imago musicae. 18 VOLUMES/ALL THAT IS PUBLISHED.

      Lucca, Libreria Musicale Italiana, 1984-2013. (Half) cloth-covered boards (hardcover) partly with pictorial dustjacket (9 volumes), approx. 27 x 19,5 cms., various 170 to 300 pp. each profusely illustrated, partly in colour, indices. Comprises the years 1984 (I), 1985 (II), 1986 (III), 1987 (IV), 1988 (V), 1989 (VI), 1990 (VII), 1991 (VIII), 1992/1995 (IX/XII), 1997/1998 (XIV/XV), 1999/2000 (XVI/XVII), 2001/2002 (XVIII/XIX), 2003 (XX), 2004/2005 (XXI/XXII), 2006/2010 (XXIII), 2011 (XXIV), 2012 (XXV), 2013 * softcover (XVI). Condition is fine.

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        The Barracks Thief

      NY: Ecco Press. (1984). An association copy of his third book, a novella, about three paratroopers waiting to be shipped to Vietnam. Warmly inscribed to Andre Dubus and his wife: "For my dear friends Andre and Peggy, on the occasion of the annual Dubus-Wolff cut-up, foot-stomp, and blue-fish slaughter - may their finny souls swim in peace. Until next time, Love, Toby/ Bradford, August 19, 1984." Bradford would be Bradford College, where Dubus taught. In addition to being masters of the short story and memoir, Wolff and Dubus, relatively early in their friendship at the time of this inscription, were close friends through their lives, until Dubus' death in 1999. Wolff provided the introduction to Dubus' 1991 collection Broken Vessels. Dubus would review this book, The Barracks Thief, in September, 1989 in the periodical America; in part: "If words on paper could make sounds, you would hear me shouting now, urging you to read this book." Winner of the PEN Faulkner Award. A bit of dampstaining to the lower front board; near fine in a dust jacket with some dampstaining to the verso, thus very good. A wonderful literary association. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine.

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        Cultural Analysis: The Work of Peter L.Berger, Mary Douglas, Michel Foucault and Jurgen Habermas [Englisch] [Gebundene Ausgabe]

      Routledge and Paul Kegan, 1984 - Ausgetragenes Bibliotheksexemplar, ohne Schutzumschlag, Deckel farblich leicht inhomogen, einzelne Seiten mit Markierungen oder kleinem Knick ISBN: 0710098944 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 499

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        Deaths and Entrances

      Published by Gwasg Gregynog, Newport 1984 - , [2], xiv, 59 pages, [5] Limited edition, 145 of 250, eight colour lithographic plates (seven double-page) by John Piper, printed on pure rag mould-made paper, letterpress printing on pre-war press. Limited Edition , book is in fine condition , cloth covered slipcase is in fine condition , cloth covered boards, morocco spine with gilt titles, , 35.5 cm x 24 cm Hardback ISBN: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        LIKE A LAMB TO SLAUGHTER (Inscribed), with the Corrected Typescript of 10 of the Stories and with the Master Set of 1st Pass Proofs, Unbound

      Arbor House, New York 1984 - Octavo. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY LAWRENCE BLOCK to famed collector Walter Shirley. A fine copy in fine dust jacket together with a copy of the corrected typescript of 10 of the short stories in the above title. The typescript is housed in a custom clamshell box [together with] A Master set of 1st Pass Proofs, unbound. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Telex Persan. FINE COPY.

      Paris, Contrejour, 1984. Stiff photo-pictorial wrappers (softcover), 37,6 x 26,7 cms., introduction in French, photographs in black-and-white. Almost invisible fold to backwrapper. Peress, Gilles.

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        het plechtige het donkere. das feierliche das dunkle. VERY FINE COPY.

      Rotterdam, Bébert, 1984. Wooden box with letterpress, hinging (top of box very slightly scratched), 52,3 x 34,4 cms., 6 transparent leaves with letterpress text in Dutch and German (halftitle, title-page, leaf with one red rule, leaf with the entire poem, colophon leaf and final leaf with two red rules), 6 lithographs by ARMANDO printed by Rento Brattinga Steendrukkerij Amsterdam B.V. on '258 grams2 B.F.K. Rives', signed and numbered in pencil, each 50 x 32,5 cms., with 6 accompanying textleaves, printed in 137 numbered copies (125), loose as issued. Wooden box manufactured by Piet van Schadewijk. Our copy being numbered '78'. Armando.

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        'Sycamore Leaves Leeds, Yorkshire'.

      Cibachrome Photograph printed on Kodachrome 64, 16,5 x 24,1, mounted on cardboard as issued (39 x 46) cms. Original framed copy from the exhibition 'Second Nature' by Newlyn (Orion) Art Gallery, Penzance, organized 1984, according to the original sticker on the reverse. Titled, signed and dated "September '77" in pencil to the lower edge. Goldsworthy, Andy.

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        WOOD FROM THE SCHOLAR'S TABLE: CHINESE HARDWOOD CARVINGS AND SCHOLAR'S ARTICLES

      Altfield Gallery, Hong Kong 1984 - Quarto. 176 pages. 120 color illustrations on coated paper. Pale brown boards. Pictorial dust-jacket. A Mint copy. This book is the only book dedicated soley to Chinese scholars' hardwood carvings. It also includes a Bibliography of books on the subject and related areas. VERY SCARCE. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Drache, Heinz. - "Distel".

      - Zeichnung / Tempera, 1984. Von Heinz Drache. 34,4 x 26,0 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Rechts unten signiert und datiert. Verso in Bleistift betitelt. - Nachlass Nr. 9829. - Verso Reste einer ehemaligen Montierung und partielle Papierschädigung. 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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        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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        Babel (Peace for the World)

      Published by the artist 1984 - Print. John Furnival, Babel (Peace for the World), circa 1984, based on a 1963 lithograph - black & white silkscreen with silkscreen border, signed by the artist, undated. 765 x 570 mm - printed on high grade stock. This is a large, grand version of a typographical design - first printed by the artist in the early 60s - that contains overlapping and multi-layered Russian text. Furnival was only able to print a handful of these at the time and they are now out of print.Undated (c1984). Condition: minor scuff to surface of silkscreen border bottom right; otherwise fine.

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        A CORPUS OF ITALIAN MEDALS OF THE RENAISSANCE BEFORE CELLINI

      S.P.E.S, 1984. OPERA IN DUE VOLUMI IN 4° COSI' RIPARTITA : VOL.I) pp.XVII,382.TESTO SU DUE COLONNE.VOL.II) pp.VII, TAVV.201 in b/n.CON 1333 ILLUSTRAZIONI RIPRODUCENTI MEDAGLIE. LEGATURE EDITORIALI CARTONATE RIGIDE CON DORSO IN TELA NERA CON TASSELLO E TITOLO + SOVRACOPERTINE CON TITOLO.OPERA FONDAMENTALE PER LO STUDIO E IL COLLEZIONISMO DELLE MEDAGLIE RINASCIMENTALI ITALIANE. E' LA RISTAMPA ANASTATICA DELL'EDIZIONE DI LONDRA DEL BRITISH MUSEUM DEL 1930. PERFETTA CONSERVAZIONE, OPERA RARA A TROVARSI COMPLETA DEI DUE VOLUMI. ID 6045.

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        Hasselblad Forum - Zeitschrift für Hasselblad Fotografen. Heft 72 (1982) - Heft 2 (2006). Insgesamt 96 Hefte (durchgehend) .

      Gr.8, je 32 S., zahlreiche Abb., Geheftet, 1 Heft mit Einrissen, sonst tadell. Edel aufgemachte Foto-Zeitschrift erschien bis Heft 81 (1984) durchgehend num. Danach wurde das Erscheinungsjahr als Referenz angegeben (pro Jg. erschienen 4 Hefte). Text deutsch.Das Traditions- und Familienunternehmen Hasselblad AB wurde 1941 von Victor Hasselblad (1906-1978) gegründet. "Hasselblad" wurde zum Inbegriff der 66-Kameras, die nach Eigendarstellung "die besten Kameras der Welt" sind. Heute gibt es neben der klassischen V-Serie (66) professionelle Digitalkameras der H-Serie (64,5), die Weltmarktführer in ihrem Segment sind. Während die klassischen 66-Kameras der V-Serie mit Objektiven von Carl Zeiss bestückt werden, die als Referenzklasse gelten, wählte man bei der digitalen H-Serie die Kooperation mit Fujifilm.

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        Irving Penn

      New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1984. Fine in a very close to fine jacket.. First Edition. Quarto. A fine association copy, SIGNED by Penn in the year of publication within his trademark circle, and INSCRIBED to influential edition Polly Mellen: "For dear remarkable / Polly and Henry with love - / from a devoted admirer. / IP." 156 plates: 21 in color, with 35 reference illustrations, 7 in color. Remains one of the best books about Irving Penn.

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        THE TOMB (Immaculate Signed Limited Edition in Slipcase)

      Whispers Press, USA 1984 - A superb copy of the volumes that celebrates the arrival of Repairman Jack in a genre sadly deficient in traditional trades ad crafts. Immaculate boards as sharp as as the tonguelashing given by the class beauty to the school nerd who had the audacity to goose her, a spine as spotless and spiffing as Spiffy Spiffmeisters curriculum vitae, pages as clean as a devil-worshipping uniped's freshly bathed and annoinres foot, and a slipcase so tough and strong that it oould have commanded an assault troop at Normandy. A SUPERB COPY. Extra postage applies to cover cost of insurance and recorded air-mail. Postage is significantly higher than quoted. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        LAPIS - 9 Jahrgang 1984 - Mineralien-Magazin (Die aktuelle Monatsschrift für Liebhaber & Sammler) - 11 Hefte (Januar, Februar, März, April, Mai, Juni, Juli / August, September, Oktober, November, Dezember) KOMPLETT !

      München, Christian Weise Verlag,, 1984.. farb. ill. OKt., je Heft 50 S., 4° (hier: 11 Hefte zus.). * Vortreffliche Fachzeitschrift, die ausführlich alle Aspekte behandelt. ++ vollständiger Jahrgang ! ** sehr gut erhalten ! ANY QUESTIONS ?? Please don´t hesitate to ask for details !! ++ Visa & Mastercard accepted ++ Laden und Versand seit 1982 ++

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        Farida. Royal Jordanian Stud. No place, 1984.

      1984. Watercolour over pencil, matted. Signed and dated by the artist lower left. 460 x 363 mm. An impressive watercolour of the famous Arabian mare, dedicated by the artist "to Rachel".

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        Wooden map page turner. London, Waterlow & Sons, [1984].

      1984. Varnished wood. 335 x 35 mm. maps printed on both sides, with calendar for 1889 in gold on black on both sides of the finial. "This desk accessory, designed for use as a map page turner or letter opener/paper knife, was a promotional item for The Eastern Telegraph Company Limited and The Eastern Extension Telegraph Company Limited. Based in London, these companies were part of a network creating communication routes around the UK and across the Atlantic in the late 1800s... the blade of this wooden object is decorated with varnished sections of a world map, including Australia, with red lines indicating international land and sea telegraph lines." (Description of a similar example in the Queensland Museum, Registration no. H47766). - In very good condition.

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        Archäologie in Deutschland. Jahrgänge 1984 bis 2005. 22 komplette Jahrgänge.

      4 (28 x 21 cm) , Broschur , Gute Exemplare Jeweils mit zahlr. Fotos u. Illustrationen. 93 Hefte: 1984 in 1 Heft, 1985 bis 2001 in 4 Heften, 2002 bis 2005 in 6 Heften. Ohne Sonderhefte.

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        Münchener Theologische Zeitschrift: Vierteljahresschrift für das Gesamtgebiet der katholischen Theologie (35 KOMPLETTE gebundene Jahrgänge) - Jg. 1 (1950) bis Jg. 35 (1984).

      je Jahrgang ca. 400 Seiten gebundene Ausgabe Die hier angebotenen Bände/ Jahrgänge befinden sich in einem ordentlich erhaltenen Zustand Buchschnitt und Seitenränder alters-/papierbedingt angebräunt KOMPLETTPREIS für 35 Jahrgänge bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte vor Kauf die Versandkosten

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        LA MADRE

      EDITORI RIUNITI, ROMA 1984 - UNIVERSALE LETTERATURA ITALIANO A cura di Luciana Montagnani, pagine brunite ai bordi, brossura editoriale illustrata, leggermente ingiallita e con lievissimi segni del tempo La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,00 euro.

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        Read-Aloud Rhymes for Alison Mary . . . With Illustrations by Mary Stent

      San Francisco: Privately Printed, 1984, 1984. First edition, one of 30 copies only. OCLC records two copies (Stanford and USF). Fine copy.. Folio, blue paper boards, printed paper label. Illustrations designed and printed by Mary Stent. Printed on double leaves and bound in the manner of a Chinese book. A rare privately published and lavishly produced work of 25 rhymes for children, printed by Peter Koch at the Black Stone Press. From the library of David & Valerie Belch.

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        Dune (SIGNED Plus SIGNED MOVIE TIE-INS))

      Putnam, New York 1984 - 1st Putnam Edition/1st Printing Thus. -no additional printings on copyright page, date code on bottom front DJ is '8404' (1984 reprint of 1965 Chilton original). Blue boards with dark blue cloth spine with gold lettering. 517 pages. SIGNED by Frank Herbert on a cut signature affixed to title page (signature only). DJ has some shelf edge wear with small chipping and short closed tears with tape repair; light sunning to spine. $16.95 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. From the 1984 David Lynch film version of the novel: attached to front end page is a card SIGNED by KYLE MacLACHLAN (played 'Paul Atreides')and another card by JURGEN PROCHNOW (played 'Duke Lelo Abreides'). Affixed to half-title page is a card SIGNED by LINDA HUNT (played 'Shadout Mapes'). Laid in is a card SIGNED and inscribed by FREDDIE FRANCIS (cinematographer on film--a scarce signature from famous cineatographer-director); a card SIGNED by FREDDIE JONES (played 'Thufir Hawat'); a card SIGNED by JOSE FERRER (played 'Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV'); a card SIGNED by SIAN PHILLIPS (played 'Rev. Mother Gaius Helen Mohiam'); and a card SIGNED by SIGNED by SEAN YOUNG (played 'Chani'). Also laid-in is a color photo sheet SIGNED by SIR PATRICK STEWART (played 'Gurney Halleck'). Also laid-in is the original 1986 New York Times obituary for Frank Herbert. Unique signed copy and movie tie-ins for the Frank Herbert - Dune fan or collector. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Miami Blues

      St. Martin's Press 1984 - First edition. 191 p. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. Inscribed to former owner on front free end paper by author in blue ink. Front board creased, fore edge foxed. Spine panel sunned, wear along edges, scratching to back panel, price intact ($12.95). A rare signed copy of the first Hoke Moseley novel, an excellent Florida neo-noir. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        THE HOUSE ON MANGO ST

      Arte Publico Press, University of Houston, TX. 1984 - A near fine+ soft cover copy, signed & inscribed by Sandra Cisneros. The authors scarce second book. First Edition in original colored wrappers. Very minor rubbing to top and bottom of spine with a very tiny corner, lower right, creased. Otherwise, a very nice copy. *** WE BOX AND SHIP ALL BOOKS WITH USPS TRACKING. *** WE HAVE BEEN BUYING AND SELLING USED BOOKS FOR OVER 36 YEARS. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Danske Forsvarsanlæg (Dansk Fortifikation) i 5000 Ar. 3 Teile. I: Indtil 1684 II: 1684-1932 III: Efter 1932

      Bände 1-3. Martin 1984-1986. Hardcover mit SU, 29 cm, 295, 319, 292 Seiten. SU mit leichtem Überstand, guter Zustand.

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        E' femmina la terra

      Edizioni d'Arte Il Trifoglio, 1984. 6 poesie di Patani e 6 acqueforti originali a colori a piena pagina, numerate e firmate, di Francesco Greco (cm 32x24) . 4to. pp. 24. Ottimo (Fine). Prima edizione di 75 es. numerati e firmati.

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        Catherine Wagner: "Louisiana World Exposition, Wonderwall, New Orleans, 1984," Limited Edition Vintage Gelatin Silver Print (Framed)

      Catherine Wagner 1984 - A framed, vintage gelatin silver print, "Louisiana World Exposition, Wonderwall, New Orleans, 1984," signed, titled and dated in pencil on verso by Wagner. Reproduced on the cover and as plate 6 in the exhibition catalogue, Changing Places: Photographs by Catherine Wagner. Image size 14 x 18-1/2 inches; sheet 16 x 20 inches. Fine. In flawless condition. Signed by Author. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Vincent Borrelli, Bookseller]
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        Ohne Titel.

      [Wien], -, 1984. Orig. Tuschzeichnung. 60 x 42,5 cm. Gerahmt. Mit eighd. Signatur, dat. `84. - Anzinger, (1953 -,) studierte von 1971 bis 1977 an der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien bei Prof. Maximilian Melcher. Im Jahr 1981 übersiedelte er nach Köln, seit 1998 hat er eine Professur für Malerei an der Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. Anzinger lebt und arbeitet in Wien und Köln. (Zitat) - Die Abbildung zeigt einen Ausschnitt. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Kunst

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        Joseph Beuys (set of 5 documents)

      - A collection of 5 documents. 1) 'J. Beuys - Difesa della Natura, 13 Maggio 1984 - Bolognano (Pescara)., Lucrezia de Domizio, Pescara, Italia. Card size: 22 x 16 cm. Fine --- 2) Postcard: 'Wir eröffnen Samstag 29. September (1973) 21 Uhr eine Ausstellung von JOSEPH BEUYS. Sie sind herzlich eingeladan.', Galerie Schmela, Düsseldorf, (1973). Front: b/w ill. --- 3) Invitation / announcement: 'Joseph Beuys - Drawings and watercolours 1941 - 1983.', Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1983. Printed one side, black and red on white. Fine. --- 4) Diptych: 'Joseph Beuys - The end of the twentieth century.' Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, 1990. Front: color photograph of Joseph Beuys with hat 1985). Page size: 16 x 20 cm. Fine. --- 5) Diptych: 'Joseph Beuys - Plastische Bilder und Wasserfarbenblätter. Arbeiten aus der Sammlung van der Grinten.', Galerie der Stadt Kornwestheim, 1990. Page size: 10,5 x 21 cm. Front page: color ill. Inside: text black printed on white with handwritten annotations. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        La pittura napoletana del '600

      Longanesi,, Repertori fotografici Longanesi & C, 1984. Rilegato tela, sovracoperta (cloth, dust jacket) Con 889 illustrazioni in nero e 19 tavole a colori (opere di 111 artisti). 4to. pp. 910. Ottimo (Fine). Prima edizione (First Edition).

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        'Spiegel hemel horizon aarde'.

      1984. Colour lithograph/collage with three tipped-in silver paper sections, 58,5 x 85,5 cms. Signed 'Boezem', dated '1984' and numbered '24/40' in pencil, titled on the stone.

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        Gabbiani

      Edizioni della Pergola, 1984. Sette poesie visive di Lucchese e 3 acqueforti originali a colori, numerate e firmate, di Pericle Fazzini (cm 29x22,5) e. Folio (cm 53x37). pp. 20 in quartini sciolti. Perfetto (Mint). Edizione originale di 80 + XX es. numerati.

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        Meinard Woldringh: Twaalf foto's/Twelve photographs. FINE COPY.

      Rotterdam, Bébert, 1984. Cloth-covered folding box, 51,5 x 41 x 3,8 cms., containing 2 title-sheets, sheets with contents, sheet with foreword by Ingeborg Th. Leijerzapf and tipped-in portrait dep. Woldringh, sheet with biography by M.B. Woldring-Boissevain, 12 original b/w photographs by Woldringh, printed by Harm Botman, all under passe-partout. Edition limited to 36 copies. Woldringh, Meinard.

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