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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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        Une dangereuse rencontre

      1985. Christian Bourgois, Paris 1985, 12x20cm, broché. - Christian Bourgois, Paris 1985, 12x20cm, broché. - Edizione originale della traduzione francese per la quale non è stata redatta grandi giornali. Invio autografo datato e firmato, Ernst Jünger a Madeleine Clouzot: "... dopo il nostro ottimo pranzo ..." Esemplare piacevoli. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de la traduction française pour laquelle il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Envoi autographe daté et signé d'Ernst Jünger à Madeleine Clouzot : "... après notre excellent déjeuner..." Agréable exemplaire.

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        The World Order - A Study in the Hegemony of Parasitism

      Ezra Pound Institute of Civilization, 1985. Signed by author on dedication page. 217 pages. "...The World Order, in its anxiety to maintain control of every aspect of our lives, has banned passion. As a poor substitute, it gives us drugs and degeneracy. There are many facts in this book which you, the reader, will not wish to accept. I ask you to accept nothing, but to make your own investigations. You may find even more astonishing true facts than I have managed to glean in thirty-five years of intensive and in-depth research." - from Foreword. Chapter titles include: The Rothschilds; Soviet Russia; Franklin Delano Roosevelt; The Business of America; The CIA; The Bechtel Complex; The Foundations; The Rule of the Order. Unread. Slight external wear. A superb copy, signed by possibly America's preeminent conspiracy researcher.

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        Les immatériaux. Epreuves d'écriture + Album et inventaire.

      Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, 1985. - 2 volumes in-4°, 263 + 63p. et 71 ff. Catalogue de l'exposition qui s'est tenue au Centre Pompidou du 28 mars au 15 juillet 1985. Considérée comme un manifeste de la postmodernité, cette exposition préfigure le phénomène des nouveaux médias, du net.art, des oeuvres interactives. Rare et recherché. Broché et en feuilles sous étui. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Le Livre de l'Oubli. Avec huit eaux-fortes originales d'Olivier Debré.

      Marseille, Ryoan-ji, André Dimanche Editeur, 19 octobre 1985. 43 x 34,5 cm, 54 p., 8 gravures originales dont 4 sur doubles pages. En ff., chemise ill. rempliée, emboîtage ill. (Duval) éditeur. Très bel exemplaire. Edition originale, tirage limité à 121 ex., un des 99 num. sur vélin de Rives, signé par Olivier Debré à la justification. Magnifique livre illustré, imprimé sur vélin par Thierry Bouchard, les gravures d'Olivier Debré étant tirées par Lacourrière & Frélaut.

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        The New York Trilogy.

      Los Angeles, Sun & Moon Press. 1985 - 1986. Cloth in Dustwrappers. First Editions. Volume One of the New York Trilogy - "City of Glass", is a stated first edition, but a third printing. Volume Two, "Ghosts" is a First Edition. Volume Three "The Locked Room" is a first edition. All three signed by Paul Auster on the Title page. All are virtually fine in like dustwrappers. To be sold as a set only. 20.3x14x5.5 cm. (Parcel service) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Old King Cole

      Paisley, Scotland: Gleniffer Press, 1985. (12)pp. One of 85 copies. This micro-miniature was recognized by the Guinness Book of Records as the "Smallest Book in the World" in 1985. The book was printed using offset lithographic methods, with the text area of each page being less than 1 square millimeter, and followed 5 years of testing and development. Bound in cream wrappers, the book is mounted to a display card and enclosed in a clear plastic case. It is accompanied by an uncut sheet (measuring 3/8 by 5/8; 21x10mm) showing the entire text of three copies, housed in a clear plastic case to match the book's. Along with the book and uncut sheet are a certified copy of the Guiness Book of Records Certificate, signed and numbered by the printer, Ian Macdonald, a gilt-edged title card to display with the book in its original envelope, and a letter from the Press listing the supplied items and explaining the process of producing such a tiny book, also in its original envelope. Adhesive staining to plastic cases, certificate a bit wrinkled and worn, else a fine group. (1/16 by 1/16; 1x1mm).

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        Johann Gottfried von Herder - Werke in zehn Bänden (in 11 Büchern, somit vollständig). Band 1: Frühe Schriften 1764 - 1772 / Band 2: Schriften zur Ästhetik und Literatur 1767-1781 / Band 3: Volkslieder - Übertragungen - Dichtungen / Band 4: Schriften zur Philosophie, Literatur, Kunst und Altertum 1774-1787 / Band 5: Schriften zum Alten Testament / Band 6: Ideen zur Philosophie der Geschichte der Menschheit / Band 7: Briefe zu Beförderung der Humanität / Band 8: Schriften zu Literatur und Philosophie 1792-1800 / Band 9/I: Theologische Schriften / Band 9/II: Journal meiner Reise im Jahr 1769 - Pädagogische Schriften / Band 10: Adrastea (Auswahl).

      Frankfurt am Main Deutscher Klassiker-Verlag -2000 1985 - 1. Auflage. 8° [18x11,5 cm]. Insgesamt 15399 Seiten. Band 10 mit 19 Abbildungen auf Tafeln. Einbände Leinen, Feincanvas der Vereinigten Kaliko, Bamberg. Buchrücken gold- und blindgeprägt. Jeweils transparenter Folienumschlag mit Titeleinlage aus Papier. 2 Lesebändchen. Vorsätze Bütten. Papier: Persia K Dünndruckpapier von Schoeller u. Hoesch, Gernsbach. [Bibliothek deutscher Klassiker, der ganzen Reihe Band 1, 95, 60, 105, 93, 41, 63, 154, 106, 147 und 170]. Ohne Pappschuber. Ein Folieneinband etwas eingerissen, 2 leicht berieben, ansonsten alle Exemplare in tadelloser Erhaltung. Band 1: Frühe Schriften / Über die neuere deutsche Literatur / Über den Ursprung der Sprache / Werke 1764-1772. Hg. Ulrich Gaier. 1398 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607105. Band 2: Kritische Wälder / Von Deutscher Art und Kunst / Schriften zur Ästhetik und Literatur 1767-1781. Hg. Gunter E. Grimm. 1498 Seiten ISBN: 3618607202. Band 3: Volkslieder / Übertragungen / Dichtungen. Hg. Ulrich Gaier. 1531 Seiten. ISBN: 361860730x. Band 4: Schriften zur Philosophie, Literatur, Kunst und Altertum 1774-1787. Hg. Jürgen Brummack, Martin Bollacher. 1486 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607407. Band 5: Schriften zum Alten Testament. Hg. Rudolf Smend. 1509 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607504. Band 6: Ideen zur Philosophie der Geschichte der Menschheit. Hg. Martin Bollacher. 1214 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607601. Band 7: Briefe zu Beförderung der Humanität. Hg. Hans Dietrich Irmscher. 1192 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607709. Band 8: Schriften zu Literatur und Philosophie 1792-1800. Hg. Hans Dietrich Irmscher. 1275 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607806. Band 9/I: Theologische Schriften. Hg. Christoph Bultmann, Thomas Zippert. 1240 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607938. Band 9/II: Journal meiner Reise im Jahr 1769 - Pädagogische Schriften. Hg. Rainer Wisbert. 1488 Seiten. ISBN: 3618607946. Band 10: Adrastea (Auswahl). Hg. Günter Arnold. 1568 Seiten. ISBN: 3618608004. [Bibliothek deutscher Klassiker, der ganzen Reihe Band 1, 95, 60, 105, 93, 41, 63, 154, 106, 147 und 170]. 8,100 kg Einbände Leinen, Feincanvas der Vereinigten Kaliko, Bamberg. Buchrücken gold- und blindgeprägt. Jeweils transparenter Folienumschlag mit Titeleinlage aus Papier. 2 Lesebändchen. Vorsätze Bütten. Papier: Persia K Dünndruckpapier von Schoeller u. Hoesch, Gernsbach. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Mick

      Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1985 Fine special limited edition. INSCRIBED by Mickey Mantle to his friend and former NY anchorman and broadcaster. This book has been hand-numbered in a limited edition of 536 copies. Full leather binding with gilt signature on the front cover and gilt lettering on the spine. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Inscribed by Author(s). Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

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        The Birds of Papua New Guinea including the Bismark Archpelago and Bougainville [I] Non-Passarines [II] Passarines

      Brisbane: Dove Publications. 1985& 1990.. Two volumes. Large 4to. 464 & 576pp, lavishly illustrated in colour, maps. Synthetic cloth with dustwrappers. A fine clean set. ISBN 0959025723 .

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        Chasse en Eure et Loir. Gravures de Philippe François.

      Dreux: Atelier de taille-douce Philippe François, 1985. 2 volumes in-folio oblong; édition originale tirée à 185 exemplaires, celui-ci l'un des 15 exemplaires du tirage de tête (n°XX, après 10 exemplaires sur papier ancien) avec une suite de 6 gravures en bistre dans chaque volume. T.I: La Plaine. La Battue aux perdreaux. T.II: La Coni. 18 feuillets et 6 planches gravées dans chaque volume, vignettes, lettrines et culs-de-lampe en bistre, suite des gravures en bistre. En feuillets, chaque volume sous une chemise toilée à lacets, titre doré sur le plat supérieur. A l'état de neuf. Texte composé par René Jeanne, typographe à la Fontaine-au-Roi à Paris. La justification est signée par l'auteur et l'artiste.

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        Diebold Schilling von Bern. Die Grosse Burgunder Chronik "Zürcher Schilling" Mit Kommentar Band deutsch und französische. Hrsg. von Alfred A. Schmid und Die Schweiz im Mittelalter in Diebold Schillings Spiezer Bilderchronik. Studienausgabe zur Faksimile-Edition Handschrift mss. hist. helv. I. 16 der Burgerbibliothek Bern. Hrsg. Hans Haeberli und Christoph von Steiger. Luzern, Faksimile Verlag, 1991.

      Luzern, Faksimile-Verlag 1985,Fac-similé du manuscrit conservé à la Bibliothèque Centrale de Zürich, accompagné d'un volume d'études en langue française de 64 pages. Magnifique réplique de la reliure originale. Tirage limité à 980 exemplaires numérotés, ex. n° 334. Exemplaire à l'état de neuf.

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        Les Échanges Malandreux

      Worcester: Metacom Press, 1985. Signed limited first edition, one of 26 lettered copies "not for sale," of Edward Gorey's inspired flip book, in which readers combine characters and captions to create their own "échanges malandreux." The dialogue includes questions such as: "Is he not her second cousin once removed?," "Has anyone looked under the stairs?," and "What is the reason for your intransigence?" Possible rejoinders include: "The mere thought makes me shudder," "I think it will be best to give up the idea," and "We do not have a device for making library paste." The portraits feature a representative cast of Gorey characters: vaguely Edwardian gentlemen and ladies, servants and children, vamps and eccentrics. This copy is one of 26 reserved for the private distribution of the author and publisher, issued simultaneously with five hundred numbered copies. A fine copy of a delightful and unsettling Gorey production. Square booklet, measuring 6.5 by 6.5 inches, original brown pictorial laid paper wrappers, trifold and stitched as issued. Featuring 32 individual full-length portraits, to be mixed and matched with 32 dialogue captions.

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        Un "concerto" di centoventi professori

      Verona, Officina Bodoni, 1985. 1 volume in 4°, p. 54(6). Caratteri Van Dijck, carta di tino Magnani. Con 6 acqueforti di Mino Maccari, tirate da Anna Ziloto. Autografo dell'illustratore. Cofanetto e sovracoperta illustrata da Maccari. Allegata una cartella in folio contenente 5 acqueforti firmate e numerate. Tiratura di 130 esemplari. Es. 09 / 100.

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         "Finn, le renne, et sa harde".

      1985Gouache et aquarelle sur papier fort, signée, 1985, 11 x 30 cm. Maquette originale de l'album "Finn, le renne", page 21. Finn, le renne, descend, accompagné de sa harde, vers le village lapon. Signature manuscrite au verso.

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        The Digest of Justinian. Latin Text edited by Theodor Mommsen with the Aid of Paul Krueger. English Translation edited by Alan Watson. [4 Bde.; komplett].

      Philadelphia, University of Philadelphia Press 1985 - 4°, LXIX, XXI, XXI, XXIII, 906 u. 969 S., OLwd., Untere Ecke in Bd. 1 etw. bestossen (Buchblock ebenso), jeweils Stempel a. Vs., in Bd. 4 1 Anstreichung in Leuchtstift a. vorletzter S., sonst tadellos. Jeweils EA dieser Ausgabe. Lateinisch-englischer Paralleldruck. 8500 gr. Schlagworte: Rechtswesen - RechtsgeschichteGeschichte - Antike [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Werke und Briefe in zwölf Bänden. (11 [von zwölf] in 13 [von 14] Bänden; ohne Bd. 3).

      Frankfurt, Deutscher Klassiker Verlag, 1985 - 2001 Kl.8°, 1459, 1376, 1281, 930, 1216, 1142, 1178, 1188, 1380, 1318, 1006, 1180 u. 703 S., OLdr. m. goldener Rückenprägung u. HLdr.-OU m. goldener Rückenprägung, Kopfgoldschnitt, 2 Lesebändchen., OUs am Rücken tlw. min. beschienen; die Bücher tadellos und meist ungelesen. Jeweils EA. (= Bibliothek deutscher Klassiker. Bd. 47. 149. 148. 53. 57. 6. 172. 45. 94. 176. 17. 36. 117). Enth.: Bd. 1: Werke 1743 - 1750 [Gedichte. Frühe Lustspiele. Übersetzungen]; Bd. 2: Werke 1751 - 1753 [Gedichte. Rezensionen. Kritische Briefe. Übersetzungen]; Bd. 4: Werke 1758 - 1759 [Philotas. Fabeln. Fabelabhandlungen. Briefe. die neueste Litteratur betreffend]: Bd. 5/I: Werke 1760 - 1766 [Theater Diderots. Leben des Sophokles. Breslauer Entwürfe]; Bd. 5/II: Werke 1766 - 1769 [Laokoon. Briefe antiquarischen Inhalts]; Bd. 6: Werke 1767 - 1769 [Minna von Barnhelm. Hamburgische Dramaturgie. Wie die Alten den Tod gebildet]; Bd. 7: Emilia Galotti. Werke 1770 - 1773 [Emilia Galotti. Anmerkungen über das Epigramm. Zur Geschichte und Litteratur I/II]; Bd. 8: Werke 1774 - 1778 [Zur Geschichte und Litteratur III/IV. Fragmentenstreit I. Notizbuch der italienischen Reise]; Bd. 9: Werke 1778 - 1780 [Fragmentenstreit II. Nathan der Weise]; Bd. 10: Werke 1778 - 1781 [Die Erziehung des Menschengeschlechts. Ernst und Falk. Zur Geschichte und Litteratur V/VI]; Bd. 11/I: Briefe von und an Lessing 1743 - 1770; Bd. 11/II: Briefe von und an Lessing 1770 - 1776; Bd. 12: Briefe von und an Lessing 1776 - 1781. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Deutsche Literatur Klassiker Philosophie

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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.

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        Lessing - Werke und Briefe. 1-12 in 14 Bänden (komplett, gesamte Werkausgabe). Bibliothek deutscher Klassiker. Band 1-10: Werke 1743 - 1781; Band 11/1-12: Briefe 1743 -1781.

      Frankfurt am Main Deutscher Klassiker Verlag -2003 1985 - 1. Auflage (Band 5/2 ohne Kennzeichnung der Auflage). 8° (18,5x11 cm). ca. 17.000 Seiten. Einband Leinen, Feincanvas der Vereinigten Kaliko, Bamberg. Buchrücken gold- und blindgeprägt. Transparenter Folienumschlag mit Titeleinlage aus Papier. 2 Lesebändchen. Vorsätze Bütten. Papier: Persia K Dünndruckpapier von Schoeller u. Hoesch, Gernsbach. Ohne Pappschuber. Exemplare in tadelloser Erhaltung. 10,050 kg Einband Leinen, Feincanvas der Vereinigten Kaliko, Bamberg. Buchrücken gold- und blindgeprägt. Transparenter Folienumschlag mit Titeleinlage aus Papier. 2 Lesebändchen. Vorsätze Bütten. Papier: Persia K Dünndruckpapier von Schoeller u. Hoesch, Gernsbach. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "Les Turlutins et la rivière-Abandon du village inondé".

      1985Plume sépia et aquarelle sur papier fort signée, 1985, 18 x 34.75 cm. Original pour un projet d'illustration non retenu, pour l'album "Les Turlutins et la rivière".Les Turlutins fuient leur village inondé. Titré manuscritement par l'illustratrice au verso.

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        "Le Sorcier et son apprenti".

      1985Aquarelle et plume sur papier fort signée en bas à droite, 1985, 10.5 x 14.5 cm. Assis devant un pupitre, le jeune apprenti travaille sous l'oeil attentif du sorcier. Illustration pour la page N°9 de "L'Apprenti sorcier" édité par Gautier-Languereau. Marie Tenaille a adapté ce poème de Johan-Wolfang Von Goethe. "Le message contenu dans "L'Apprenti sorcier" (à l'origine un poème de Goethe) est d'une si grande sagesse universelle que j'ai voulu le transmettre sous forme de conte" (in "Gerda Muller ou la poésie de la réalité" Centre de l'illustration, Moulins).

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        I Vangeli. 12 illustrazioni di Gregorio Sciltian.

      Istituto Poligrafico d'Arte, Roma, 1985. 125 [4] p. 56 cm pelle con dorso a quattro nervi cofanetto in tela piccolo graffio al dorso. Rara edizione sconosciuta ad ICCU e non presente sul mercato antiquario in tiratura limitata di 270 esemplari. Firma dell'autore all'occhietto e al colophon. Il volume possiede 12 tavole seppia accoppiate in cornice con le corrispondenti tavole a colori sciolte inoltre 20 tavole nel testo per un totale di 44 tavole tutte firmate a stampa e a mano a matita dall'autore. Impressa su carta speciale con le immagini a 10-12 colori tipografici ottenute con un particolare processo di mascheratura legatura in tutta pelle lavorata a mano con impressioni in oro zecchino e a secco opera della Legatorio Artistica Antonio Antinori di Roma. Gregorio Sciltian nato a Nakhicevan nel 1900 in Armenia lascia il paese natale dopo la Rivoluzione d'Ottobre trasferendosi prima a Costantinopoli poi a Vienna a Parigi e infine definitivamente a Venezia. La sua pittura recuperando il realismo settecentesco riesce ad affrontare tutti i grandi temi del '900 senza dover mai piegarsi alle mode imposte dalle avanguardie. Disse di lui Lucio Fontana: "Sciltian è un grande pittore concettuale che i conformisti non riescono a capire". Ultima opera realizzata dall'artista nell'anno della sua morte con la rara particolarità di presentare tutte le tavole firmate a matita. UsatoBuono Anno pubblicazione: 1985. 31 ...

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        "Page blanche".

      1985Encre de Chine signée en bas à gauche, (1985), 21 x 30.5 cm. Jean GOURMELIN (Paris 1920 - Meudon 2011) s'initie au dessin dés son plus jeune âge, puis travaille avec l'artiste Charles Portel qui lui enseigne la technique du papier-peint, de la gravure sur bois et du pochoir, avec Nobilis. Il complète sa formation à l'Ecole des Arts Décoratifs et a pour maître Othon Friesz. Avec Max Ingrand, maître verrier, il se passionne pour cet art des vitraux et réalise ceux des Châteaux d'Amboise, de Blois, de la Cathédrale de Saint-Malo ... Grâce à Maximilien Vox il revient à l'édition et l'illustation. Sa rencontre avec l'écrivain de science-fiction Jacques Sternberg détermine le début d'une amitié forte avec Louis Pauwels et sa collaboration à la Revue Planète. Ils lançent le mouvement du "Réalisme fantastique" et, selon l'expression de Sternberg, "Où les compositions de Jean Gourmelin brillaient comme des soleils noirs ... Son inspiration, il la puise dans ses terreurs, ses vertiges, ses gouffres métaphysiques, ses fantasmes, son théâtre d'épouvante et ses décors de rêve". Il anime les "Chroniques" de France-Soir. Des affiches pour le cinéma et le théâtre sortent de ses crayons. De nombreuses expositions saluent son talent dans des galeries et musées ( Centre Culturel de Meudon, Musée Georges Pompidou ...). Le syndrome de la page blanche, l'angoisse des artistes en quête de la perfection...

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        Portrait photographique de Italo Calvino par Bruno de Monès (tirage baryté numéroté et signé)

      en feuilles 61 x 50,5 cm marges comprises. Sujet : 59,5 x 48,5 cm. Tirage gélatino-argentique sur papier baryté, justifié au dos épreuve d'artiste, numéroté (6/30) légendé et signé par l'artiste. Beau portrait triste de l'écrivain italien. Paru pour la première fois dans le "Magazine littéraire" de juin 1985. Beau tirage. Très bon ////// ATTENTION : La librairie sera fermée jusqu'au 22 septembre 2016. Jusqu'à cette date nous ne pourrons que prendre note de vos réservations d'ouvrages par e-mail. //////

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        Felsic Plutonic Rocks and Assiciated Mineralization of the Kindom of Saudi Arabia Mineral Resources Bulletin 29 und 2 Karten

      Jiddah 1985 - 3 Seiten altersbedingt guter Zustand, Bibliotheksexemplar Hardcover

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        "A View to a Kill" (Released Through MGM/United Artists)

      1985. ORIGINAL DRAFT SCRIPT WITH NUMEROUS REVISIONS and a fine association A complete production-used script, printed on white A4 sheets with SUBSTANTIAL REVISIONS on pink, white and blue sheets. 150pp mimeographed typescript, orig yellow card wraps, grip bound. From the estate of Derek Coyte who was Director of Publicity for several Bond films, beginning with Live and Let Die. The FIRST DRAFT title page is dated 20 June 1984.

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        ENCYCLOPEDIE JURIDIQUE DE L'AFRIQUE, 10 TOMES (INCOMPLET)

      Nouvelles Editions Africaines. 1985. In-4 Carré. Relié. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais. 10 tomes d'env. 500 pages chacun. Tome 5 manquant. Texte sur 2 colonnes. Etiquettes de code sur les dos. Tampons et annotations de bibliothèque en pages de titre. Dir. scientifique: Pierre-François GONIDEC. Secrétaire gén. de la Rédaction: Albert BOURGI. Tome 1: L'Etat et le droit. Tome 2: Droit international et relations internationales. Tome 3: Systèmes budgétaires, financiers, fiscaux et douaniers. Tome 4: Organisation judiciaire, procédures et voies d'exécution. Tome 6: Droit des personnes et de la famille. Tome 7: Droit des entreprises. Tome 8: Droit des relations professionnelles. Tome 9: Droit des contrats et de la responsabilité. Tome 10: Droit pénal et procédure pénale. Tome 11: 1re mise à jour.

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        Turtle Diary (Original British quad poster for the 1985 film)

      London: Rank Distributors, 1985. Vintage British quad poster for the 1985 film. One of only two theatrical poster designs ever made by Andy Warhol (the other being Werner Rainer Fassbinder's "Querelle" in 1982). A stunning example of Warhol's late style, stunning and vibrant, a placid image brought alive by bright colors. 30 x 40 inches (76 x 102 cm). Near Fine with minor restoration at the folds, on archival linen, rolled.

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        Lettres de mon Moulin. Illustrées de 12 lithographies originales de Raymond Peynet.

      Paris, Arnaud de Vesgre, 1985 ; grand in-plano (coffret 6748 cm), en feuilles sous couverture blanche à rabats et coffret de tissu orange, titre doré au dos et sur le plat (coffret d'éditeur). EXEMPLAIRE D'ARTISTE N°1/10 numérotés EA 1 à 10, réservés à Raymond Peynet, celui-ci, le premier des cinq avec les 12 lithographies sur Japon nacré (les autres sur vélin d'Arches) signées et numérotées au crayon par Raymond Peynet. Monumentale et très belle édition de ces histoires célèbres ; les grandes lithographies, tirées sur Japon nacré, ont une luminosité que l'on ne retrouve pas sur les autres papiers. Petites usures habituelles au coffret de protection ; très bel exemplaire, bien frais et dans un très beau tirage.

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        Sketchbook, 1980

      Much Hadham, England: Raymond Spencer Company Limited, 1985. Contents: Facsimile sketchbook, introduction and original, signed etching. #B45 of 75. Entire edition 450: 25 sets for A issue with 2 etchings; 75 sets with one etching (as this); 350 sets without etching. The Sketchbook reproduced in collotype process by Kunstantstalt Max Jaffé. Etchings printed by James Collyer and John Crossley London. Sketchbooks and Solander boxes bound by Dermont-Duval. The contents designed by the late Bernhard and Ann Baer, London. Very fine condition with the original box and mailing carton. The sketchbook contains an anthology of Moore’s drawings from his mature period of the late 1970s. Subjects include the reclining figure (mostly of women); the seated figure; mother and child; bones (ideas for sculpture); domestic scenes; old master paintings. The sketchbook also shows studies of section line drawings which are forms described purely by line with no shading. Moore called these the “stringed form and internal and external forms." The complete set consists of (1) etching and aquatint in colors, on wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered B 47/75, loose within the beige paper wrappers (as issued). (2) facsimile sketchbook, 86pps. Signed in pencil “Moore” and numbered B 47/75 on a label on the back cover, bound in burgundy canvas-covered boards. (3) Garrould, Anna. Henry Moore Sketchbook 1980. Text pamphlet in wrappers. 24pp, introduction plus description of pages in the sketchbook. (4). Original fitted beige paper-covered solander box . Covered with Richard de Bas handmade paper. (5) Original shipping carton. Numbered B 47/75 on a label (Some soiling).

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        A Maggot

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1985. Octavo. Original black boards, titles to spine gilt. With the pictorial dust jacket. An excellent copy in a bright price-clipped jacket with light spotting to flaps and verso. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "Dr Philip Murray of Sligo, with my best wishes, John Fowles, Lyme Regis, 6.ii.86".

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        Lonesome Dove

      Simon and Schuster, 1985 A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. INSCRIBED by McMurtry on the front free endpaper. First Edition as indicated by the full number line on the copyright page 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. Original price of $18.95 printed on the front flap of the dust jacket. Bottom corners very slightly curved. Dust jacket has a small amount of creasing at the spine ends, and a stain at bottom spine end. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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        Fotografie originali FERROVIA Bologna - Pistoia. 1859/1864 Fotografo Odoardo Galli.

      - Rara e preziosa raccolta di 39 (35 + 4 doppie) grandi fotografie originali montate su cartoncino di cm. 42,5x34,5 (foto di cm. 24x19,5 circa). A secco sul cartoncino impresso il nome del fotografo: O. Galli - Firenze. Sul retro, un foglietto a stampa con la didascalia "Strada ferrata dell'Italia Centrale" e l'indicazione del luogo. La raccolta  custodita in una grande scatola/album in tela nera moderna. Con la raccolta di foto, il libro a cura del Gruppo di Studi Alta Valle del Reno, La ferrovia Transappennina, Porretta Terme, 1985 ed il libro Documenti principali relativi alla Strada Ferrata dell'Italia Centrale. Modena, Soliani, 1852. Si tratta di riprese del fotografo pistoiese O. Galli realizzate per conto dell'impresa costruttrice (Impresa Lapini e C.) attorno al 1864. Le immagini riguardano i principali manufatti in avanzata fase di costruzione od appena ultimati, lungo tutta la linea da Bologna a Pistoia. Spesso, oltre ai viadotti, ponti e gallerie, sono rappresentate anche le maestranze, ritratte nelle pose tipiche del lavoro. La ferrovia Porrettana fu il primo collegamento attraverso l'Appennino che, tra la Toscana e l'Emilia Romagna, scavalcava interamente la dorsale appenninica collegando Bologna e Pistoia. Detta anche Strada ferrata dell'Italia Centrale, venne inaugurata ufficialmente da Vittorio Emanuele II nel 1864. Al tempo fu un'opera di enorme portata ingegneristica con le sue 47 gallerie e i 35 ponti e viadotti, per una lunghezza totale di 99 km. Il tratto pi difficile risultò quello tra Pracchia e Pistoia, dove in 26 km. doveva essere superato un dislivello di 550 metri. L'impresa fu affidata all'ingegnere francese Jean Louis Protche, che risolse il problema progettando 2 tornanti ferroviari nel tratto Piteccio-Corbezzi. A Porretta Terme è stata dedicata una Piazza a questo Ingegnere e a Vittorio Emanuele II che ha inaugurato questa Ferrovia. Il Fotografo Odoardo Galli risultava, per il solo anno 1863, iscritto al ruolo degli esercenti il commercio a Bologna. Di questo fotografo, associato in alcuni casi a S. Mazzotti, rimangono alcune fotografie della Strada Ferrata Bologna-Pistoia; eseguì anche molti positivi dello Stabilimento termale di Porretta. Axs [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE FLOUNDER

      Limited Editions Club, New York 1985 - Three nearly square quarto volumes (11" x 10-1/2") bound with eelskin spines and Italian cloth covers. Illustrated from etchings by the author and Nobel Prize winner Gunter Grass. Five years in the making, this massive effort is a tribute from some of America's finest book craftspeople to one of Germany's most creative and recognized artists. Translated by Ralph Manheim. Copy #159 of 1000 numbered copies SIGNED by the author on the colophon page. Monthly Letter laid in. Fine in a mildly soiled, close to Fine slipcase [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Kent's Repertorium Generale KOMPLET 3 Bände [Gebundene Ausgabe] von Jost Künzli, Michael Barthel (Autoren) Kents Repertorium Generale

      Barthel & Barthel, 1985. 1985. Hardcover. Inhalt der drei Einzelbände: Band 1; Psyche, Kopf & Hals - Psychische Symptome - Schwindel - Kopf - Augen/Sehen - Ohren/Hören - Nase - Gesicht - Mund - Zähne - Hals/Äußerer Hals Band 2: Brust, Rücken & innere Organe - Magen - Abdomen - Rectum - Stuhl - Harnorgane (Blase, Nieren, Prostata, Urin) - Genitalia - Larynx und Trachea - Atmung - Husten - Auswurf - Brust - Rücken Band 3: Allgemeines, Haut, Extremitäten & Schlaf - Extremitäten - Schlaf - Frost/Fieber/Schweiß - Haut - Allgemeines Michael Barthel, geb. 1983, studierte Sozialwissenschaften in Göttingen und Rechtswissenschaften in Wien. Er ist Berater bei Miteinander - Netzwerk für Demokratie und Weltoffenheit in Sachsen Anhalt e.V. und hat zahlreiche Werke u.a. zu Antisemitismus und Neonazismus in der DDR und den Neuen Bundesländern veröffentlicht.Homöopathie Heilpraktiker Medizin Pharmazie Naturheilkunde HumanMedizin Ganzheitsmedizin Homöopathie Kent's Repertorium Generale KOMPLET 3 Bände [Gebundene Ausgabe] von Jost Künzli, Michael Barthel (Autoren) Kents Repertorium Generale Homöopathie Heilpraktiker Medizin Pharmazie Naturheilkunde HumanMedizin Ganzheitsmedizin Homöopath Inhalt der drei Einzelbände: Band 1; Psyche, Kopf & Hals - Psychische Symptome - Schwindel - Kopf - Augen/Sehen - Ohren/Hören - Nase - Gesicht - Mund - Zähne - Hals/Äußerer Hals Band 2: Brust, Rücken & innere Organe - Magen - Abdomen - Rectum - Stuhl - Harnorgane (Blase, Nieren, Prostata, Urin) - Genitalia - Larynx und Trachea - Atmung - Husten - Auswurf - Brust - Rücken Band 3: Allgemeines, Haut, Extremitäten & Schlaf - Extremitäten - Schlaf - Frost/Fieber/Schweiß - Haut - Allgemeines Michael Barthel, geb. 1983, studierte Sozialwissenschaften in Göttingen und Rechtswissenschaften in Wien. Er ist Berater bei Miteinander - Netzwerk für Demokratie und Weltoffenheit in Sachsen Anhalt e.V. und hat zahlreiche Werke u.a. zu Antisemitismus und Neonazismus in der DDR und den Neuen Bundesländern veröffentlicht. Kent's Repertorium Generale KOMPLET 3 Bände [Gebundene Ausgabe] von Jost Künzli, Michael Barthel (Autoren) Kents Repertorium Generale

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        The Cunning Little Vixen

      Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1985). Quarto Profusely illustrated in colour by Maurice Sendak original green cloth lettered in gilt, pictorial endpapers pictorial dust jacket (a bit worn) Rudolf Tesnohlidek, a journalist in the Moravia city of Brno, wrote "The Cunning Little Vixen" as a newspaper serial, fitting it to student sketches by the artist Stanislav Lolek. The illustrated serial ran in the Brno newspaper "Lidove Noviny [People's News] in the spring of 1920 and made such a stir that it came out in book form a year later. ... never before been translated into another language, despite the international fame of the opera that Leos Janacek based it on. This edition of "The Cunning Little Vixen "is lavishly illustrated by Maurice Sendak, who designed the New York City Opera's celebrated production of the Janacek opera. Yveta Synek Graff was born in Prag to fervent anti - nazi parents who fled to Paris. Her father Emil Synek worked with the Czech government in - exile. In 1956 Yveta came to the United States and remained here until her death in 2015. She and her second husband F. Malcom Graff were avid opera lovers, and with her husband's encouragement Yveta became involved, first as a vocal coach in her native Czech language and then with her colleague and editor Robert T. Jones, as a translator and transliteraor (i.e. phonetic transcription). Today her transliterations are permanently archived at the Juilliard School of Music and used by every opera house in the world. She began in 1977 with the Opera Orchestra of New York performing Smetana's Dalibor, in Czech, on the stage of Carnegie Hall. For the next thirty years she worked at almost every opera house of not in the world overseeing productions of operas by Leos Janacek (the Cunning Little Vixen, Kat'a Kabanova, Jenufa, From the House of the Dead and the Makropulos Case), Dvorak (Rusalka) and Smetana (The Bartered Bride) Very edges of cloth a tad faded, else fine Signed and inscribed by Maurice Sendak on first leaf. With inscriptions and signatures of two of the translators. With the signature of the recipient, Yveta Graff

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        ANDY WARHOL: AMERICA - A TWICE-SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY FROM THE ARTIST

      (WARHOL, ANDY). Warhol, Andy. ANDY WARHOL: AMERICA - A TWICE-SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY FROM THE ARTIST. Signed Presentation Copy from the Artist. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1985. First Edition. 4to. Pictorial Wrappers. Artist Monograph. Fine. 224pp, profusely illustrated in b&w. Designed by Barbara Richer. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. "From the camera that never leaves his side now comes a love letter, a remembrance, and an astonishing portrait of modern life: "America". Culled from his ten year archive, it is a work of blinding insight, a book of strange beauty and enormous contradictions. Here are the very private world of wealth and celebrity, the young Americans of today with their sexy, muscular bodies, and the street world of America's poorest people. Andy Warhol has achieved enormous popular success and critical acclaim in art, advertising, graphics, films, records, modeling, and magazine publishing. With "America", he reveals to us all over again a country and an artist we thought we knew so well. It is Andy at his funniest and most touching; it is America with all its staggering contradictions; it is an important and beautiful new work from the twentieth century's most American artist". What more can we mere mortals add about Warhol's unsettling fame, physique, and $-obsessed black and white chronicle of post-Bicentennial American life? A brand new, most handsome example of the stated 1985 first Harper & Row paperbound edition, first printing additionally BOLDLY SIGNED "Andy Warhol" vertically across the front cover and "Rena Small / Andy Warhol" on the blank page facing the table of contents - both in heavy black marker. Rena Small is a well-known Los Angeles-based artist who photographed Andy Warhol in New York on October 30th, 1985 for inclusion in her series "Artists' Hands". That was the same day of his Rizzoli Bookstore of Soho publication party for "America" at which Warhol presented and inscribed the book to her. We subsequently acquired this directly from the artist along with the illustrated handbill for the Rizzoli event laid in. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 0-06-096004-3 Inventory Number: 025238

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        The Monkey Wrench Gang

      Salt Lake City, UT: Dream Garden Press, 1985. Signed limited edition, 1/250 . Hardcover. R. Crumb. SIGNED. 356pp. Octavo [23.5 cm.] Red cloth with gilt stamped title to front board and backstrip. Housed in a tan paper covered slipcase with full color work to front panel. Illustrated by underground cartoonist and sometime musician, R. Crumb. The book is in very good plus condition, with marginal fading to the backstrip. In a very good slipcase, with light soiling and mild rubbing. The paper at the head and foot of the slipcase's spine is a bit abraded and chipped). Tenth anniversary double signed edition. Signed by Edward Abbey on the limitation page, with a signed numbered print, "You Can't Never Go Wrong Cuttin' Fence" by R. Crumb laid in. The book and print are numbered 104 of 250. The late great Edward Abbey published twenty-one books during his lifetime (two posthumously). Both The Monkey Wrench Gang and Desert Solitaire have gone on to become what the author always dreaded "classics" and have now each sold more than one million copies each.

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        I taccuini...

      Il Bulino, 1985 - 86. Cinque volumi di cm. 35, ciascuno contenente un ulteriore volume (di minore formato) illustrato da Carlo Mattioli. Legatura editoriale in tela verde con titoli in oro e custodia rigida per i contenitori, mentre i volumi all'interno possiedono legature di diverso materiale eseguite da Pietro Gozzi di Modena. Perfetta conservazione, in stato di nuovo. Edizione a tiratura limitata e numerata di 150 esemplari di cui solo 99 messi in commercio. La nostra copia appartiene a quest'ultima tiratura che è la migliore e porta il numero 3. Ogni volume presenta inoltre una cartella contenente un'opera originale firmata e numerata dall'artista (una serigrafia, due litografie e tre acquatinte). Opera che propone la riproduzione in facsimile di quattro carnet di diverso formato che contengono gli appunti di lavoro di Mattioli dal 1972 al 1985. Un quinto volume completa la collezione e contiene le immagini delle presentazioni e gli scritti dei recensori e degli Amici che hanno costantemente accompagnato la realizzazione dell'opera tra il 1985 e il 1986.

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        Fury of Firestorm, Vol.2, Issue 31, page 13 "A Mind of Her Own"

      DC Comics Inc, 1985. 10 7/12 x 16 in. Fine. 10 7/12 x 16 in. Comic Book Synopsis: After she is freed from Breathtaker's dominance, Mindboggler agrees to help Firestorm and Firehawk against the 2000 Committee. ("Firestorm Vol. 2 31." DC Database. Web. 3 March 2015) Page Synopsis: Firestorm and Firehawk are whirling throw the sky and embrace.

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        William Tillyer lithograph for Chicago International Art Exposition

      London: Bernard Jacobson, 1985. Single Sheet. Very Good. William Tillyer. A William Tillyer colour lithograph printed in colour on thick hand made paper. I think paper has been especially made for this edition as it is shaped for the image and has a uneven edge. This lithograph is signed in pencil by the artist and comes from a small edition size of 50 copies, this being numbered 14. This image was used for the Chicago International Art Exposition poster in 1985, which was held at Navy Pier. The lithograph was published by Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London. At present the print is framed and it has a small dampstain, not in the print, but on the backing to the far right corner. See photograph. The item will be posted out of frame unless discussed otherwise. Size 74 x 53cm In 1984, William Tillyer traveled extensively throughout South Western America making watercolours and worked on the Bridge Mesh paintings and the Esk Bridge series of etchings. It was in 1985 that Tillyer had a solo show at Roger Ramsay Gallery, Chicago.

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        The Cider House Rules - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      William Morrow and Company, 1985. 8vo; 560 pages An attractive first printing of the first edition in fine condition in alike dust-jacket, signed by author John Irving directly on the title page;The heart-wrenching story of orphan Homer Wells and his guardian, Dr. Wilbur Larch who follows Homer on his journey from innocence to experience, and his struggle to find his place in the world. Irving also wrote the Oscar-winning screenplay for the 1999 film adaptation of the novel starring Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, and Michael Caine

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        The Pond

      Millerton: Aperture, 1985. Fine in a near fine jacket.. First Edition. Quarto. SIGNED by Gossage. One of the great anomalies of American photobook history: a study, ostensibly, of nothing, but that over the course of time has begun to reveal everything. (Parr / Badger, v2, 37-38).

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