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        Sir Moses Montefiore Una Vita al Servizio dell'Ebraismo

      Organizzazione Sionistica Mondiale-Federazione Sefardita Italiana, 1985. ITALIANO 0,28 Estratto da "La Provincia di Livorno" n. 5 e nn. 1-2-3 del 1964. Copertina morbida con tit. al piatto e al dorso, macchia al piatto e al contropiatto posteriore, interno e legatura ottimi, volume corredato da ill. in b.n. USATO

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        The Black Abolitionist Papers

      Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press 1985 - Five volumes (complete set -- volume 1: The British Isles, 1830-1865; volume 2: Canada, 1830-1865; volumes 3-5: The United States, 1830-1865), 8vo., brown cloth lettered in gilt; slightly soiled. First editions, published between 1985 and 1992. A handsome set of a cornerstone primary source for the antislavery movement. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: North Star Rare Books & Manuscripts]
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        Once Upon A Time A True Story SIGNED

      Alfred Knopf, 1985. HBDJ,1985 1st Edition, NF+/NF, SIGNED and dated by author in year of publication (no inscription ). Clean, fresh copy. Jacket has crease near top of front panel but does not stand out. In mylar. Size: 8vo , 301 pgs + List of Illustrations, Grey cloth Silver gilt titles, Lite DJ spine Fade. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by DJ Design Sara Eisenman.

      [Bookseller: BLUFF PARK RARE BOOKS]
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        Portale

      , , 1985. Acrilico su carta. Cm 35x50. . . .

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico MArini]
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        Contact: A Novel.

      New York: Simon and Schuster, 1985. First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Carl Sagan on the title page. An excellent example in a fine dust jacket. Who could be better qualified than the author of the highly successful Cosmos to turn the possibility of extraterrestrial intelligence, and humankind's first contact with it, into imaginative reality? "Contact deals with issues...worth pondering.The range and depth of ideas is quite uncommon" (New York Times Book Review). Made into the film bearing the same name directed by Robert Zemeckis, starring Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, James Woods and Tom Skerritt.

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        La Preghiera di Israele Alle Origini della Liturgia Cristiana

      Casa Editrice Marietti, CASALE MONFERRATO 1985 - Radici ITALIANO Volume n. 6 della collana diretta da Lea Sestrieri. Copertina morbida con bandelle con lievi segni di uso, dedica autografa dell'autore al Rabbino Capo Elio Toaff alla prima carta, interno e legatura in buono stato La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 15% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,00 euro. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        A.M. Cassandre-Sweepstake-1985 Mourlot Lithograph

      1985 - "Sweepstake" by A.M. Cassandre, Unsigned Lithograph printed in 1985. The overall size of the Lithograph is 36.5 x 24.5 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 Lithograph: 1985 lithograph reproduction of Cassandre's "Sweepstake, 1935" advertisement. Printed in France by Mourlot and Nouvelles Images. Published by Henri Mouron [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Ender's Game

      New York: Tor Books, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first printing. Near Fine, with light edge wear, and a small nick to the bottom of the front free end paper, in a Near Fine dust jacket with publisher's price of $13.95 intact and Gene Wolf blurb on rear panel, with light rubbing, and faint edge wear. A rather handsome copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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         "Finn, le renne, sa naissance à la fonte des neiges".

      1985Gouache et aquarelle sur papier fort, signée, 1985, 15,5 x 30 cm., encadrée. Maquette originale de l'album "Finn, le renne", double page 14 et 15. Naissance de Finn, le renne, à la fonte des neiges réchauffé par le grand renne. Signature manuscrite de l'illustratrice au verso.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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        Une dangereuse rencontre

      1985. Christian Bourgois, Paris 1985, 12x20cm, broché. - Christian Bourgois, Paris 1985, 12x20cm, broché. - La prima edizione della traduzione francese di Henri Parisot per la quale non è stata redatta grandi giornali. Invio datato e firmato autografi di Ernst Jünger: "A Marcel Clouzot, collega grazie per il vostro manoscritto, la mia lettura corrente PS:. Questa traduzione non è buono in un po 'avrete un altro." [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de la traduction française établie par Henri Parisot pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Envoi autographe daté et signé de Ernst Jünger : "cher collègue merci pour votre manuscrit, ma lecture actuelle. P.S. : cette traduction n'est pas bonne, dans quelques temps vous aurez une autre."

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Poster for Warhol/Basquiat Paintings - SIGNED BY BOTH

      Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Exhibition poster signed by both artists, from the exhibition at Tony Shafrazi Gallery, September/October 1985. Color printed poster depicting Warhol and Basquiat wearing boxing gloves after the photo by Michael Halsband, signed in black by each artist above their portrait. 19 x 12 inches (49 x 31 cm). Folds, a few ink smudges likely from original signing. Nicely and archivally framed in red and yellow. <br><br><br />A very rare dually-signed example of the original exhibition poster from this important gallery show featuring the now-iconic image of Warhol and Basquiat posing as boxers, designed as though advertising a bout. The show displayed the collaborative paintings Warhol and Basquiat worked on from 1984-1985. These works were the culmination of their friendship, one which began awkwardly in the late 70's with the younger artist breathlessly hawking his postcard paintings to his idol. By 1983 through the intercession of Page Powell (Basquiat's lover and Warhol's friend) and Bruno Bischofberger (Warhol's Swiss dealer) the two artists developed a friendship. During this time, Basquiat makes frequent appearances in Warhol's diaries: traveling, exercising, and attending parties together. Eventually, the two began work on the paintings that would constitute the bulk of this exhibition. <br><br><br />It was Bischofberger who arranged for the works to be shown at the Tony Shafrazi Gallery in New York. Shafrazi had once been a graffiti artist himself, achieving his moment of notoriety in 1974 as the man who sprayed the foot-high words Kill Lies All on Picasso's Guernica. But the process was not without conflict. Warhol, whose work ethic was legendary, grew frustrated with Basquiat's erratic appearances and the two worked very little on these paintings at the same time. The show was a financial and critical failure and marked the end of their friendship. <br><br><br />The poster however, remains one of the most poignant and enduring images of the 1980's NY art scene, stylising the artistic partnership into a prize fight, with Warhol and Basquiat standing shoulder to shoulder, wearing boxing gloves and Everlast shorts. <br><br><br />The opening of the exhibition was attended by the poster's consignor and her recollections of the event, including descriptions of the moment both Warhol and Basquiat signed the piece, were documented in the October 1985 issue of the California College of Arts and Crafts newsletter. In the article, the opening is described as packed and that "it was impossible to see the art work, which served more as a backdrop to the theatre of the moment ... the large, mechanically rendered logo-symbology by Warhol was willingly insulted by the wild, gestural hand of Basquiat."

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        United States Reports. Official edition. Vols. 106-477 (1882-1985)

      1985 - United States Reports. Official edition. United States Supreme Court. Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court. opinions and decisions. Washington: Government Printing Office. Vols. 106 to 477. (1882-1985) October Term 1882 to October Term 1985, in 372 books. Hardcover. Tan cloth bindings with upper red and lower black spine lettering pieces. Bindings vary, ex-library with property stamps on outer edges, and inside covers. Property of the United States stamped on front covers on volumes 278 to 351. Many stamped on outside lower front cover. All volumes internally clean and bright. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., ABAA ILAB]
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        Signed portrait photograph. N. p., 1985

      1985. 240:175 mm. Official German press photograph of the Chinese politician Hu Yaobang together with German Chancellor and Nobel Prize Winner Willi Brandt. Signed by both recto.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris]
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        Gé-magazine (du n°28 au n°56)

      Editions Christian 1985 - In-4 (21 x 29,7 cm), revue agrafée, 50 pages par volume, 29 numéros de Gé-magazine, du n°28 (mai 1985) au n°56 (décembre 1987) ; très bon état. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Polar Express (Signed By The Author)

      The First U.S.A. printing (with full number line) published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in 1985.Both the BOOK and the complete WRAPPER are in Fine condition.The maroon pictorial cloth is stamped in silver.Illustrated throughout with stunning two-page color drawings by the author. Winner of the 1986 Caldecott Medal.The book has been simply Signed without dedication to the front coloured end paper.Van Allsburg's story of the adventurous magical train ride to the North Pole on Christmas Eve has become a classic read for the holiday season with an unforgettable last sentence: "Though I've grown old, the bell still rings for me, as it does for all who truly believe." Basis for the memorable motion picture adaptation of 2004 starring Tom Hanks.Scarce with such attributes.

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        New Naturalist No 71 BRITISH WARBLERS [Flat Signed by the Author to the Title page]

      London: Collins, 1985. First edition, first state signed copy; pp. 432; 6 colour plates, numerous b/w photographs and b/w diagrams & maps. Dust jacket fine, unfaded, with the publisher's clear "Duraseal" protector, not price-clipped. Green Buckram boards fine. Contents clean and tight, signed to the title page by the author, no inscriptions. A fine first edition, first state, copy. Along with NN70 Orkney, British Warblers is the rarest of all New Naturalists. (This is the First Edition First State of which only 725 copies were printed. Collins was unable to fulfil orders for the hardback edition, so subsequently bound up an additional 500 copies from stripped paperbacks, and these are referred to as second state copies. Second State copies are distinguised principally from the first state by being a few mm. shorter and are bound in pea-green "Linson" embossed paper-cloth rather than dark green, slightly shiny buckram. Additionally the dust jacket was not covered in a plastic "Duraseal" protector, unlike the first state edition.) [Collecting the New Naturalists NN71A]. Signed by Author. First Edition, First State. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Loe Books]
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        Sämtliche Werke nach Epochen seines Schaffens. Münchner Ausgabe. Herausgegeben von Karl Richter in Zusammenarbeit mit Herbert J. Göpfert, Norbert Miller und Gerhard Sauder.

      Hanser, München 1985 - 21 Bände in 33 Bänden (inkl. Registerband). München, Hanser 1985-1998. 19 x 11,8 cm. Zusammen fast 35000 Seiten mit vielen Abbildungen im Text und in zwei farbigen Beilagenheften (in den Deckeltaschen der Bände 4.2 und 10) sowie 2 Blatt Korrekturen in Band 17. Original-Leinen mit goldenen Rückentiteln und Original-Cellophanumschlägen. Cellophanumschläge etwas angestaubt, berieben und fingerfleckig und teils an den Rücken vergilbt, sonst sehr gut. Versand dieser Reihe nur innerhalb der Europäischen Union Cellophanumschläge etwas angestaubt, berieben und fingerfleckig und teils an den Rücken vergilbt, sonst sehr gut. Original-Leinen mit goldenen Rückentiteln und Original-Cellophanumschlägen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Gögler]
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        L'OEUVRE INTEGRALE D'HERGE

      rombaldi 1985 Hardcover ensemble de la collection les oeuvres de HERGE complete des 13 tomes , comprenant le dernier volume (inachevé) tintin et l'alph-art et le coffret des 8 tintin en noir et blanc (de petit format) voir les photos ATTENTION défauts d'usage au coffret VOIR PHOTOS édition de 1984 - 1987 Fine

      [Bookseller: Librairie l'abécédaire]
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        Original Scherenschnitt. - Der Brunnen am Ende der Welt - Signiert und datiert.

      Korntal - Münchingen. - Der Brunnen am Ende der Welt - aus Dornröschen und der Rosenbey /Fischer T. Buch Verlag 1985,1985 /2006 Scherenschnitt: 18 x 19 cm, Blatt 50 x 35 cm. Von der Künstlerin handschriftlich mit Titel versehen, datiert und signiert. Dieses Blatt ist kein Druck sondern der originale Scherenschnitt, aufgezogen auf Papier. Ein Unikat! Auf Wunsch kann der Schnitt auch gerahmt geliefert werden. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Adalbert Gregor Schmidt ]
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        Bibliographie des écrits de Louis-Ferdinand CELINE.

      Le Graphomane - B.L.F.C. Paris 1985 Fort in-8 carré ( 235 X 180 mm ), broché. Edition originale au tirage limité à 800 exemplaires numérotés. Iconographie. Bel exemplaire. Bibliographie indispensable. D'autres photos sur www.cazitel.com

      [Bookseller: Librairie Tiré à Part]
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        Icelandic River Saga

      Saga, 1985. 838 pages. "Even though the geographic limitations of this work are prescribed by the boundaries of a specific Icelandic settlement, its general scope and extensive background research defy this narrow categorization. The author not only traces the history of the settlement itself, from its beginnings to recent times, he includes a great deal of material of potential interest to those who may have only tenuous links with the Icelandic cultural heritage, at the same time establishing ties between thousands of Icelandic-North Americans and their native Iceland.... The author's disciplined approach has made the writing of this book an arduous task, but at the same time his stringent demands upon himself have enhanced the scholarly merit of his work immeasurably. Virtually unaided, the author has now completed and seen through to publication a more meticulous piece of research than any previously undertaking in the field of Icelandic ethnic history." - Haraldur Bessason, Professor and Head , Department of Icelandic Language and Literature, University of Manitoba. As is common with this title, the binding of this copy is over-matched by the considerable weight of the book, resulting in the binding being relatively loose/tender but still intact. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper. Average wear. A worthy copy of this treasured reference.

      [Bookseller: Online Bookshop Jim and Mina Stachow]
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        Drie brieven aan Gerard (Kornelis van het) Reve:) Anna BLAMAN, Brief aan Gerard. (Met een Aantekening door Gert Jan Hemmink); Ida GERHARDT, Brief aan Gerard Reve. (Met een Aantekening door Gert Jan Hemmink); Godfried BOMANS, Brief aan Markies van het Reve. (Met een Aantekening door Gert Jan Hemmink).

      - Amstelveen, AMO, 1985. Drie delen in rode, verguld linnen overslagdoos (Binderij Phoenix). Ingenaaid met omslag. (16); (16); (16) p. Met de hand gezet uit de Spectrum en gedrukt door Hein Elferink op Conqueror in rood en zwart in een oplage van slechts 10 op de pers genummerde en door de uitgever geparafeerde exemplaren. 1e drukken.* De brief van Anna Blaman gaat over het onthouden van de reisbeurs aan Reve door minister Cals in 1951, Ida Gerhardt schrijft dat ze na de toekenning van de P.C. Hooft-prijs zoveel post ontving dat het haar het werken belet, Bomans schrijft Reve over diens toetreden tot de Rooms-Katholieke Kerk. AMO 10, 11, 12.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas Holthuis ILAB]
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        Theses ex Universa Philosophia in Alma Electa hic Catholica Universitate Ingolstadt. Praesul. Georgius Haidelberger Soc. Jes. Phil. Prof. Ordinar. Defendente Praenob. Dom. Jo. Georg Rhem. Kupferstich v. Matthäus Küsell. (Augsburg) 1657, 55,5 cm x 43,5 cm

      - Thieme-B. XXII, 73 (zum Künstler) - Kat. Göttweig ?Das barocke Thesenblatt? 1985 Nr. 23.- Das Thema des Blattes behandelt das Schiff der Kirche unter dem umsichtigen Steuermann Friedrich von Hohenzollern als Bischof der Diözese Augsburg. Die Widmungsinschrift auf einer Schriftrolle wird gehalten vom Defendenten Johann Georg Rhem. Die 54 Thesen verteilen sich mit römischen Ziffern durchnumeriert auf die Banner und Muscheln der Nereiden und Tritonen im Wasser des Hafens.- Knapprandig, rechts oben kl. Wasserfleck, sonst gutes Exemplar auf starkem Papier.

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        Die Raupe Rosalinde.

      (Bln., ) Berliner Handpresse (1985,) gr.4°, farbig illustr.Or.-Hln.20 S., Bandillustr., 1 Zeichnung u.8 (3 doppelseit.) farbige Or.-Linolschnitte v.Ingrid Jörg.(67.Druck d.Berliner Handpr.).1 von 90 num.und v.d.Künstlerin sign.Expl.Kopfschnitt gering stockig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat DIE SCHMIEDE]
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        La forme d'une ville

      - José Corti, Paris 1985, 12x19cm, broché. - Edizione originale. L'invio autografo firmato da Julien Gracq Robert Sabatier: "... con il mio pensiero cordiale ..." Bella copia. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Envoi autographe signé de Julien Gracq à Robert Sabatier : "... avec mon amicale pensée..." Agréable exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Chant funèbre pour Ignacio Sánchez Mejías / Llanto por Ignacio Sánchez Mejías. [Illustré de gravures à l'eau-forte, à l'aquatinte et à la manière noire d'Orlando Pelayo]

      Marseille Les Bibliophiles de Provence 1985 in-folio en feuilles Sl [Marseille], Les Bibliophiles de Provence, 1985. 39,5 x 29 cm, in-folio, 4 ff. bl. - 26 ff. n. ch. comportant un frontispice gravé en noir (portrait de Garcia Lorca), 4 gravures à pleine page et 1 gravure à double page - 4 ff. bl., en feuilles sous couverture lie-de-vin rempliée, chemise et étui de l'éditeur. Tirage unique à 145 exemplaires sur grand vélin d'Arches, celui-ci parmi les 10 exemplaires de présents et d'archives, justifié hors commerce. Superbes compositions mixtes en noir et en couleurs d'Orlando Pelayo. Texte bilingue français / espagnol. A l'état de neuf. Comme neuf

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        Leaf from the Mercator-Hondius World Atlas

      Stone & Lorson, 1985. Small folio With an original leaf from the 1619 edition Full stiff vellum decorated in gilt, blue endpapers In a slipcase The leaf is of the continent of Asia and surrounds and is extremely deailed, showing in one corner also "Australis Pars" and in another "Americae Pars." Gerard Mercator (1512 - 1594) was a Flemish geographer, cartographer and scientific and polymath who studied at Louvain, where he established a geographical center in 1534. The next year he began his famous survey of Flanders, and, in 1538 produced the first of his spectacular series of mapa mundi, based on the Ptolemaic precursers. In 1541 he began globe-making with his terrestrial globe. Almost a decade later he completed his first celestial sphere. Shortly after which he was appointed Chair in cosmography at Duisberg, and in 1544 made a six sheet map of Europe. His first map to use cartographic projection for which is is deservedly famous was in 1568. Mercator began his monumental atlas in 1585; his son completed and published it in 1594. The Atlas comprised the collation of his greatest accomplishments of the last three decades of his life Fine One of 26 copies in full vellum (total 115 copies)

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        Musical Thought at IRCAM Vol 1, Part 1(Contemporary Music Review)

      Routledge, 1985. Paperback. Used; Like New. Paperback; English language; very good condition; still in its original vacuum-sealed sellophne wrapping. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Petra - Sexualité féminine.

      - Acrylique sur toile, titrée au dos, signée, 1985, 53.5 x 36.5 cm, encadrée. Alain GAUTHIER explore le train du désir, l'attente et les voies du plaisir. Livres

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        Was soll man da machen: eine Einführung zu dem Roman Dessen Sprache du nicht verstehst

      Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, 1985. First edition. 12mo, 215 pp, printed wraps. With a publisher's advertising pamphlet laid in. With a lengthy inscription from Marianne Fritz at the title page: "für den lieben Herrn Ministerialrat Dr. Hermann Mayer, dem ich nie vergessen werde, wie er sich geschreckt hat damals - nach dem 28. Februar 1985. Damals - nach dem Besuch der Frau Monika Schoeller. Es hat mir so wohl getan, es hat mir so gut getan. o.D. Im Frühjar erschienen, vor ihrem Hauptwerk im Herbst, hier schon mit dem Inhaltsverzeichnis und Register (der beiliegende Verlagsprospekt spricht von einem Personenverzeichnis). Mayer war Leiter der Literatursektion im Wiener Ministerium für Unterricht und Kunst, die Verlegerin Monika Schoeller [von Holtzbrinck) hatte ca. 10 Jahre zuvor den S. Fischer Verlag übernommen. Fritz's third book, published in advance of her Dessen Sprache du Nicht Verstehst, and also includes a listing of all the characters in that novel, as well as a critical introduction to her work by Heinz Schafroth. Inscriptions or contemporary signatures in the trade editions of Fritz's books are rare, perhaps because of her increasing isolation as she began work on The Fortress, of which this is the first installment. Spine with reading creases, and some light traces of soiling to wraps; a very good copy. The laid in advertising brochure with the title underlined in red ink. A copy which appears to have been read, and rather scarce thus.

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        Un Dieu Desordonné.

      P. Editions visoins nouvelles 1985. In-f° oblong sous couverture en étain ajourée à la forme du monogramme d'A. DÜRER et étui de moire noire. Préface de Michel TOURNIER. 7 superbes cuivres à double-page de Pierre-Yves TREMOIS, tirés au burin et à l'eau-forte dans les ateliers de RIGAL. Superbe ouvrage imprimé à la japonaise dont le texte et les superbes compositions se déploient en accordéeon. Tirage strictement limité à 66 exemplaires, tous signés et justifiés par l'Artiste. Rarissime.

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        Robert Rauschenberg-ROCI: Venezuela-1985 Offset Lithograph-SIGNED

      1985 - "ROCI: Venezuela" by Robert Rauschenberg, Signed Offset Lithograph printed in 1985. The overall size of the Offset Lithograph is 34.5 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 Offset Lithograph: First printing exhibition poster created for Rauschenberg's Overseas Culture Interchange (ROCI), signed in pencil by Rauschenberg. Not Numbered. Printed for the Museuo de Arte Contemporaneo de Caracas, Venezuela. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        In the American West

      Harry N. Abrams, New York 1985 - FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY AVEDON on front free endpaper: "Avedon '85". Often considered Avedon's masterpiece, In the American West is sumptuously illustrated with over 100 large duotone plates depicting a startling variety of men and women Avedon encountered during his travels in the American West from 1979-1984. Designed by Marvin Israel and Elizabeth Avedon and with essay by Laura Wilson. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1985. Folio, original pictorial cloth, original acetate. A FINE COPY. Original cloth, original acetate [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        "Couple Anamorphosé".

      1985 1Lavis et encre de Chine signé en bas à droite, 1985, 47.5 x 53 cm. L'oeuvre représente un couple enlacé dans un cercle de forme ovoïde au milieu d'un univers cosmique ou de foetus émerge un enfant.Pierre-Yves TREMOIS est né en 1921, il est peintre mais aussi graveur et sculpteur. Son travail de graveur et son expérience du burin donnent à sa peinture une grande force qui tient à la simplicité et à la franchise de son trait. Après une formation à l'Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Paris, il reçut en 1943, le Grand Prix de Rome de peinture.

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        Large collection of Offprints in Molecular Biology, Cytology, Genetics over 3000 items

      various, 1892-1985 - Photo was taken prior to cataloging of collection. Collection is now in individual sleeves, as cataloged. Arguably the largest group of important offprints available, outside of institutional holdings . Over 3000 offprint groups (some single offprints, some up to 110 offprints in each group), cataloged. Ask about details. Included are important offprints in Molecular Biology, Cytology, early genetics, zoology, botany. PaJaMo Experiment; Timofeev-Resovskij, Zimmer, Delbruck "The Green Paper"; Pincus and Chang Invitro, The Pill; Theodor Boveri, Edmund Wilson, early genetics, many others. Many inscribed, signed, or ownership stamp of early geneticists: Boveri, Edmund Wilson, Correns, and many others. Quality, Value, Experience. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robinson Street Books, IOBA]
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        PANDORA'S BOX (contributions by Josef BEUYS, Sol LeWITT, Richard HAMILTON, Rob SCHOLTE a.o.) Contemporary Archaeology.

      Complete edition, consisting of 3 boxes with original, unique works of art. Rotterdam, Publishing House Bébert (Bebert), 1985-1990. A mixed-media collection containing signed work of 31 noted artists:Box 1: From source to use. Pandora Part One. [Rotterdam], 1985. Rose laquered box (35,2 x 28,3 x 12,7 cm). Copy No. 101.Box 2: This box contains items you ordered. Pandora Part Two. [Rotterdam], 1987. White laquered box (35,2 x 28,3 x 14,3 cm). Copy No. 95.Box 3: Protect me from what I want. Pandora Part Three. [Rotterdam]. 1990. Black laquered box. (35,2 x 28,3 x 25,2 cm). Copy No. 186.Publishing House Bebert. Limited to 150 copies (75 for sale) for the complete set of 3 boxes (Boxes 1 and 3 limited to 200 copies each, box 2 limited to only 150 copies).(Added: 5 subscription forms and invoices from Bébert to the original subscriber of this set). A remarkable artists project, containing signed works of artists such as Joseph Beuys (Dyptich ,silkscreen on felt and wood), Sol LeWitt (set of 5 silkscreens), Maria van Elk (folded litho), Arie van Geest, Richard Hamilton (colotype), Lawrence Weiner (text object), Rene Daniels (silkscreen/drawing and painted bow tie) , Klaus Gubbels (collage,drawing), Ben Vautier (text and record), Richard Artschwager (Face, silkscreen), Daniel Buren (Untitled, folded silkscreen), Guillaume Bijl (Composition trouvée for a girl's bedroom); Jenny Holzer (Protect me from what I want), Edwin Janssen, Aldo Rossi (The Dutch Tower), Rob Scholte (Echte meesters signeren hun werk altijd; photograph pressed on stretched canvas), and many others. The wooden boxes made by Piet van Schadewijk (1 & 2) George Stefansson (3); Text printed in silk-screen by Ger Stahlhofer (on Hollands Register, 200 grams for boxes 1 & 2; Arjomari,Rivoli 240 grams for box 3. More detailed list of contents on demand.

      [Bookseller: John BENJAMINS Antiquariat bv]
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        Rare agenda manuscrit de SERGE GAINSBOURG

      1985 - Agenda Hermès mars à juin 1985 Manuscrit présenté dans une élégante reliure demi-maroquin noir. Les plats en bois teintés noirs emboitée dans un coffret de cuir et de bois noir. Format 13x 9 cm Une centaine de pages annotées par le chanteur relatant son quotidien. Nombreux rendez-vous avec sa famille : sa s&#156;ur Jacqueline, Charlotte, Jane, Bambou, Kate mais aussi ses amis proches : Dutronc, Hardy, Coluche, Renaud, avec son biographe Gilles Verlant. L&#146;emploi du temps du chanteur semble très chargé ponctué par de très nombreuses interviews de presse, radio, télévision et notamment le fameux « Jeu de la Vérité » où il indique en date du vendredi 3 mai : « question : réponse je répondrai au jeu de la vérité » et plus loin au vendredi 7 juin : « 10h jeu de la vérité Sabatier direct ». Rendez-vous professionnel avec ses techniciens et musiciens pour le clip Lemon Incest qu&#146;il tourne avec sa fille Charlotte, Sorry Angel, Les dessous chics et la préparation de son retour sur scène (maquette, répétitions, photos, programmes) au Casino de Paris en automne. L&#146;année 1985 correspond également au décès de sa mère Olga le 19 septembre, de nombreux rendez-vous et appels téléphonique son notés avec le ministre de la culture Jack Lang qui le décore de l&#146;ordre des Arts et des Lettres. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Manuscripta]
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        Signed portrait photograph.

      N. p., 1985 - 240:175 mm. Official German press photograph of the Chinese politician Hu Yaobang together with German Chancellor and Nobel Prize Winner Willi Brandt. Signed by both recto. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Glimpses [One of 15 Copies]

      Northampton: Basement Press. 1985. Of a total edition of 15 numbered copies, this is Copy No. 10, and is signed by Catheryn Yum, the book's designer and printer. Laid into this copy is a photocopy of the original autograph letter from Yum to Carver's publisher, requesting permission to reprint two stories for a project for her typography class. Interestingly, she wrote to McGraw-Hill, publisher of Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?, for permission to use two stories that she did not end up using. At the bottom of the sheet, Carver has written his personal reply to her, which reads, in part: "You have my permission, and gladly, for you to use the above mentioned stories in the manner in which you describe." Yum has appended a note on the same sheet indicating that this was the only response that Carver wrote himself; the permission to use the stories she actually ended up using, which came from a book published by Knopf, came in the form of "your basic form letter from a secretary." Also laid in is a photocopy of a two-page letter she wrote to Carver after the book was finished (apparently enclosing a copy for him), thanking him for his stories and his permission, telling him a bit about herself, and identifying the tipped-in illustration as "a hand drawn lithograph printed on a hand press." Clothbound. A fine copy of one of the scarcest Carver items, with some background information about it. No copy has appeared at auction; OCLC locates only 4 copies in institutional collections. Hardcover. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        View. Preview Issue. A fashion magazine. Fashion High & Low.

      New York, 1985. Wraps. Fine. A highly scarce prototype dummy of a Village Voice fashion supplement intended to be issued ten times a year but in fact running just five times the following year, with a slight modification of the title to "Vue". By scarcity, we mean there are only two copies currently residing in institutional libraries (the Met, NYU). Folio, 37 by 27.5 cm. 30 pp., plus wraps, with many photos, photo-montages, and the like, and a good amount of color. A photo spread by Nan Goldin is surely a high point of this preview, and with its pregnant women prancing around without a thought to personal vanity, captures the gritty, edgy essence that suffuses this offbeat publication. This was meant to conjure up a counter-culture, rebellious, underground and/or ironic spirit and approach to fashion that started around this time to crop up in the mainstream publications such as "Vogue" but here is the entire game. This is what one might expect of "The Village Voice" as it conjures up its original slant on things. The magazine is as much a comment on fashion and fashion coverage as it is a sales vehicle for fashion, we might add. Other aspects that stand out are the arresting cover, and a spread on dogs and human legs -- looking at the world through canine eyes.

      [Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books and Antiques]
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        STARTIDE RISING @ THE UPLIFT WAR (Pristine Signed Limited Numbered & Slipcased Copies in Immaculate Condition) Two Separate Volumes

      Phantasia Press, USA 1985 - Two immaculate, unread slipcased limited editions, hailing back to 1985 (Startide Rising) and 1987 (The Uplift War) and celebrating the arrival of a major new talent. The novels are inventive and were a breath of fresh air. Two immacule copies, AS NEW AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Startide Rising is unopened in the publisher's original shrinkwrap. As these are two very heavy books, considerable additional postage will be charged. These two heavy limited edition books will be shipped by tracked and insured mail at the approriate extra cost. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fine Edition Books]
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        THE FIFTH SON Signed Limited Edition

      Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library. 1985. 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.; Signed Limited First Edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        Books of Blood

      London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson,, 1985. Volumes One, Two and Three. 3 volumes, octavo. Original black boards, titles to spines gilt. With the dust jackets. A fine set with bright jackets. First editions, first impressions, each volume signed by the author on the title page.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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