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        Norwegian Patrol

      England Airlife 1985 - FIRST EDITION. First Impression. Hardback. Size 9 x 6 inches. Blue cloth with gilt titles. No inscriptions. Illustrated with photographs & drawings. 176 pages. Fine in Fine un-clipped dustwrapper. Raids by the RAF over the North sea and Norway. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tom Coleman]
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        The Prune People II

      New York: Albondocani Press. 1985. First. First edition. Stapled wrappers. Slight sunning at the spine, else fine. Prospectus for the edition laid in. Copy number 2 of 400 numbered copies Signed by Gorey. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        SME Mineral Processing Handbook

      Littleton, Colorado, U.S.A.: Society for Mining Metallurgy 1985 - Very large hardback book in very good to near fine condition. Name blacked out at top of first blank page. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bingo Books 2]
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        Répertoire de la Faïence Française.

      Chene Vert 1985 - 6 volumes in-folio, demi reliure de chagrin bordeau, dos à nerfs ornés. Un volume de texte et 5 volumes renfermant 610 planches. Bel exemplaire de ce reprint tiré à 500 exemplaires. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: La Basse Fontaine]
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        Best Friend Insurance: original cover art by Victoria Lisi

      New York: Avon Camelot, 1985 Original cover painting, by Victoria Lisi, for the Avon Camelot paperback first edition of Best Friend Insurance, by Beatrice Gormley; also a copy of that book, as a first printing in near fine condition, is included. The Painting itself, of course, is in Fine condition. Oil on canvas, signed, 23.5" x 16", unframed. Please see scans. LART

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        MADMAN'S HOLIDAY.

      [Volcano: Dennis McMillan Publications], 1985. - First edition. Limited to 350 copies, each of which is signed and numbered by the author of the introduction, Newton Baird. This is copy 118. Fredric Brown in the Detective Pulps Vol. 3. Fine in dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Lonesome Dove

      Simon & Schuster, 1985 SIGNED; FIRST/FIRST; THIS BOOK IS IN A LIKE NEW CONDITION. THE FIRST STATE DUSTJACKET ( DOES NOT HAVE PULITZER BLURB) IS IN A NEW CONDITION AND IN A MYLAR PROTECTOR. UNREAD BOOK;  OPENED ONLY FOR SIGNING; SIGNED BY MCMURTRY ON THE TITLE PAGE; IT IS A FIRST EDITION/ FIRST  PRINTING WITH CORRECT NUMBER LINE(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1); BLACK BOARD HC W GILT LETTERING; MUSTARD END PAPERS; THE WORD "none" INSTEAD OF "done" ON THE 16TH LINE ON PAGE 621; THE SPINE IS TIGHT AND THE PAGES ARE CLEAN AND CRISP WITH SHARP CORNERS; NO REMAINDER MARKS; THE PRICE IS UNCLIPPED; NOT AN EX-LIBRARY BOOK; NOT A BCE; WE SHIP THE SAME DAY. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED.

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        Historical and Biographical Atlas of the New Jersey Coast

      WOOLMAN & ROSE 1985 - October 1985, Limited edition #323 out of 700. small ink name of previous owner on fep, very light shelf wear, outside cover clean, gold gilt lettering, unmarked text clear pages; 70+ lithographic prints (some colored, some tinted; some are double plate sized), many fold out maps; all maps present; none loose tight binding. DATE PUBLISHED: 1985 EDITION: 372 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop]
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        Icelandic River Saga

      Saga, Canada, 1985, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, First EditionSize: 4to - over 9?" - 12" tall, 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: RareNonFiction.com]
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        Morris Louis : The Complete Paintings. A Catalogue Raisonné

      Harry N. Abrams, Inc. New York, 1985. 264 pp., 766 illustrations 741 in color, of which 81 are full-page hand tipped-in color plates. First edition. Introduction by Diane Upright. Includes acknowledgments, the practice and techniques of Morris Louis, and a biographical outline. Tan cloth with white letters stamped to the spine and cover. Dustjacket is protected with a mylar cover. Still in the same original publisher's box. . Cloth. New/Fine Condition.

      [Bookseller: Exquisite Corpse, Booksellers]
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        Icelandic River Saga

      Canada 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. First Edition Hardcover 4to - over 9?" - 12" tall; First Edition. Good

      [Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com]
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        Texas A Literary Portrait

      San Antonio: Corona Publishing Co.. 1985. First printing. Hardcover. Fine. First edition, 1985. Inscribed to AL LOWMAN from many Texas luminaries, including the editor and photographer, John Graves, Larry McMurtry, Tom Lea, Aaron Latham, John W. Wilson, Larry L. King, Bryan Woolley, Elmer Felton, Benjamin Capps, Pat Ellis Taylor, Edwin "Bud" Shrake, Stephen Harrigan, Paul Horgan, et al. Al Lowman is thanked in the acknowledgments - he was a great Texan and long-time benefactor of Texas A & M and Texas printing. Cloth hardback in dust jacket, fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        Three Farmers on Their Way to a Dance

      New York: Beech Tree Books/William Morrow, (1985). First edition. Original printed wrappers, slight fading, otherwise fine. Uncorrected proof copy of the author's first book.

      [Bookseller: Thomas A Goldwasser Rare Books ]
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        The Good Apprentice. Uncorrected Proof Copy.

      . London: Chatto & Windus/ The Hogarth Press 1985. 522 pp. Publisher's decorated wrappers, back cover with small tear. * First edition..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Toulouse-Lautrec, Catalogue complet des estampes.

      . 2 vols. Paris 1985. Richly illustr. in black/white and colour. 4to. 831 p. Publisher's cloth..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Toskana.

      Hamburg, Rohse Press 1985. - M11002 Folio (51x37cm). Rotbraune Original-Halbleder Kassette mit geprägtem Rückentitel und Vorderdeckelillustration. Die altweisse Kassette erstaunlich sauber. Inneliegend 1 Blatt Inhaltsverzeichnis sowie die 27 ( teils farbige) Kupferstiche. Nahezu neuwertig. Nummer 43 von 45 Exemplaren. Alle Blätter von Rohse signiert und nummeriert. Beiliegend das Plakat zur Ausstellung 1986 in der Galerie am Grasholz in Würzburg. 1500

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        Warm and Cold

      New York: Fawbush Editions and Solo Press, (1985). First edition. Loose folded sheets as issued with tissue-guards in stiff paper wrappers in blue linen clamshell box. Contents fine, clamshell box with minor edge wear and a few faint soil spots. Folio. Illus. with 2 tipped-in color photographs and 9 lithographs, most hand-colored. Number XV of twenty roman numeral copies (from a total edition of 120 copies, the rest numbered 1-100). Signed by the artist and author.

      [Bookseller: Kaaterskill Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        EVANGELARIO DE REICHENAU Codice 78 A 2 del Museo de Dablem, Berlin. Texto de Peter Bloch

      1985 - Materia: Bibliofilia, facsimil, codices, manuscritos. Publicación: Madrid: Ediciones de Arte y Bibliofilia, 1985. Descripción fisica: 2 vols. 4º mayor (29 cm.) Facsimil: 91 folios. Encuadernación plena piel. Transcripción: Idem. 53 p. Encuadernación holandesa piel. Tirada: Edición limitada a 150 ejemplares. Nuestro ejemplar es el nº 1 El evangelio de la catedral de Bamberg (Evangelio de Reichenau) es una de las obras de arte más importantes de pintura de libros de la abadía Benedictina en la isla de Reichenau en el Lago Constance en el sur de Alemania. En los siglos X y XI, esta abadía fue el lugar de lo que probablemente fue la escuela de iluminación de libros más grande y más influyente de Europa. RBS [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA MARGARITA DE DIOS]
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        I Vangeli.: 12 illustrazioni di Gregorio Sciltian.

      Istituto Poligrafico d’Arte, Roma. 1985 - 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. Formato: 125, [4] p., 56 cm, pelle con dorso a quattro nervi, cofanetto in tela, piccolo graffio al dorso. Buono, ordinari segni d’uso e del tempo.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        "on a besoin de plus grandes perspectives / wider perspectives are needed now". Offset-Lithographe.

      . 1985. 51,1 : 69,6 cm auf 57 : 75,3 cm.. Mit grosser signierter Widmung des Künstles im weissen Unterrand in violetter Kreide: "for Pierre love David". - Printed in France by Azur Offset, Marseille. Plakat anlässlich der "Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie", Arles 1985.

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer Antiquariat und Galeri]
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        Die Beschreibung des Unglücks. Zur österreichischen Literatur von Stifter bis Handke

      Residenz Verlag (Welsermühl), Salzburg-Wien 1985 - First edition. Presentation copy. In original cloth with dust cover. 199, (1) p. Sebald's (1944-2001) anthology of essays on literature, written between 1972 and 1985. Includes essays on Adalbert Stifter, Arthur Schnitzler, Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Franz Kafka, Elias Canetti, Thomas Bernhard, Peter Handke, Ernst Herbeck, and Gerhard Roth. The essay on Hofmannsthal had been published in this book first. Inscribed to Armin Abmeier (1944-2012), German publisher and collector of first editions, illustrated books and comics. In original cloth with dust cover [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        MATHEMATICAL PRINCIPLES OF NATURAL PHILOSOPHY, OPTICS, TREATISE ON LIGHT

      Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library. 1985. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. Bound in premium full leather with hubbed spines. Limited edition, exclusively for the subscribers for the 25th anniversary. ; Franklin Library the Great Books of the Western World Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        The View (Signed Limited Edition)

      New York: Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. Small folio. Printed in an edition of only 120 copies. A beautiful pairing with poems by Nobel Prize winning author Milosz accompanied by four mezzotints by Celmins. A fine copy in paper covered boards with leather spine in a very near fine slipcase. Signed by both Milosz and Celmins on the colophon and additionally signed by Milosz on the third leaf. An exquisite production.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA ]
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        Framed Typed Letter Signed on NASA letterhead about the "Challenger" mission

      1985. unbound. 1 page on "NASA Teacher In Space Project" letterhead, no place, 10 x 8 inches, November 19, 1985. Written to a group of students two months before her tragic death in the Challenger Space Shuttle explosion, in part: "...I am planning to teach two lessons from the shuttle and I hope that all of you will have an opportunity to watch. The first lesson will be a field trip through the shuttle and will give you an idea of how people must adjust to live in space. The other lesson will be about why we are in space and will explain some of the experiments that are flown aboard the shuttles and will also mention the satellites which are launched on my mission...I am excited about my upcoming trip in January but I am also missing my classes of junior and senior high school students in Concord, New Hampshire." Set in a white matte and sleek gray frame measuring 15 x 18.5 inches, along with a color photograph of McAuliffe dressed in an official NASA flight suit, holding a small model of the Challenger. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Space Artifacts. Fine condition. High school teacher selected to fly aboard NASA's ill-fated Challenger mission. Along with all six of her fellow crew members, she died in the explosion on January 28, 1986, at the age of 37.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        Oblagon, Concepts Of Syd Mead

      Books Nippan, Japan 1985 - Trade paperback 168 pages including index, inscribed, signed by Syd Mead and dated 5-7-86, printed in English and Japanese, nice crisp binding. Dust jacket with wrap around band printed in Japanese with the cover price of 3500 yen, jacket and band are wrinkled from shrinkage of original plastic sleeve, sleeve is removed to prevent further wrinkling. A new Mylar protective cover is now installed, light scuffing of wrap around band. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wendy's Books]
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        Tübke, Werner. - "Selbstbildnis mit Hut".

      . Lithografie / Federlithografie, auf Zinkplatte, auf Hahnemühle-Bütten, 1985. Von Werner Tübke. Auflage Exemplar Nr. 29/60. 37,3 x 26,0 cm (Darstellung) / 53,5 x 39,5 cm (Blatt). Tübke-Schellenberger 152. Rechts unter der Darstellung in Bleistift signiert. Im Stein signiert unten mittig und rechts datiert "20.8.1985". Eigenhändige Auflagenbezeichnung links unten. - Tadelloses Exemplar. Werner Tübke (1929 Schönebeck/Elbe - 2004 Leipzig). Deutscher Maler, Zeichner und Grafiker, neben Bernhard Heisig und Wolfgang Mattheuer einer der bedeutendsten Künstler in der DDR, Vertreter der ersten Generation der Leipziger Schule. 1935-45 privater Zeichenunterricht bei Karl Friedrich in Magdeburg. Studierte 1948/49 Malerei an der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst in Leipzig (HGB), 1950-52 Kunsterziehung und Psychologie an der Universität Greifswald. 1955-57 Assistent an der HGB. 1961/62 Studienaufenthalt in der Sowjetunion. Ab 1962 Oberassistent, ab 1964 Dozent an der HGB, 1972 Professor und 1973-76 Rektor. 1971 erste Italienreise. 1976-87 Arbeit am Panoramagemälde zum Deutschen Bauernkrieg in Bad Frankenhausen in Thüringen. 1977 documenta in Kassel.; 2960.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Himmel]
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        Lettre tapuscrite signée

      Senghor, Paris 1985 - Lettre tapuscrite de 4 pages, signée par Léopold Sédar Senghor et datée du 2 juin 1985 àParis.Adressée à Monsieur Peroncel-Hugoz. Rédacteur en Chef du Monde." Cher Monsieur, veuillez trouver, ci-joint, l'article que je vous avais promis. En effet, j'ai cherché, et trouvé, le temps de l'écrire avant de rentre au Sénégal. C'est l'occasion pour moi de vous féliciter de votre article paru dans Le Monde d'aujourd'hui et intitulé " Sénégal : La tentative islamiste". En effet, si les Islamistes triomphaient dans mon pays, ce serait une catastrophe dont il ne se relèverait pas avant des décades.".Joint l'article tapuscrit de 3 pages intitulé : Négritude et Vaugelas par Léopold Sédar Senghor. Sénégal Correspondance.

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        The Works of Thomas Hardy in Prose and Verse. Wessex Edition

      (London): Johnson Reprints Corporation, (1985). First Edition Thus. Hardcover Hardcover. Fine. The Wessex Edition of the Works of Thomas Hardy republished by Johnson Reprint Corporation. Twenty-four volumes: I-XVIII volumes of prose; I-VI volumes of verse. First edition thus. Fine set in full-bound Chieftain Goatskin on 100% rag paper. Top edge gilt. Five raised bands on spine. Limited edition, #38/270

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        The View (Signed Limited Edition)

      New York: Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. Small folio. Printed in an edition of only 120 copies. A beautiful pairing with poems by Nobel Prize winning author Milosz accompanied by four mezzotints by Celmins. A fine copy in paper covered boards with leather spine in a very near fine slipcase. Signed by both Milosz and Celmins on the colophon and additionally signed by Milosz on the third leaf. An exquisite production.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        THREE OFFPRINTS INCLUDING KEY NOBEL PRIZE WORK PAPERS: 1) IDENTIFICATION OF A SPECIFIC TELOMERE TERMINAL TRANSFERASE ACTIVITY IN TETRAHYMENA EXTRACTS 2) THE TELOMERE TERMINAL TRANSFERASE OF TETRAHYMENA IS A RIBONUCLEOPROTEIN ENZYME WITH TWO KINDS OF PRIMER SPECIFICITY 3) A TELOMERIC SEQUENCE IN THE RNA OF TETRAHYMENA TELOMERASE REQUIRED FOR TELOMERE REPEAT SYNTHESIS

      1985. Fine. dated 1985-1989. Three Fine offprints in stapled self wrappers. 4to. Published in: 1) Cell, Vol. 43, 405-413, December 1985 (Part 1). 2) Cell, Vol. 51, 887-898, December 24, 1987. 3) Nature, Vol. 337, No. 6205, pp. 331-337, 26th January, 1989.

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        Encyclopedia of the American Theatre Organ, Vol 1

      Showcase Publications, 1985-01-01. Hardcover. VeryGood.

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        Seven: Close and Distant. A Portfolio of Etchings

      New York: Printmaking Workshop. 1985. One of 11 copies only, from a total edition of 19 (8 hors commerce), the text on handmade laid paper, the etchings on various papers. The typography and letterpress are by Kelly / Winterton; the etchings were pulled by Lynn Rogan at Bob Blackburn's Printmaking Workshop. Each copy is signed by the artist on the colophon. Each plate is initialled in pencil by the artist/author. Page size: 11 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches. Bound: loose as issued in black silk box, fine. See an Image.

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        Shtetl Memoirs: Jewish Life in Galicia Under the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the Reborn Poland, 1898-1939

      USA Ktav Pub Inc 1985. 253 pages. "A biography interspersed with recollections of social and cultural history in memory of our Jewish ancestors in Poland and particularly in Galicia...This beautifully written chronicle brings back to us pictures of the life of the non-existent any more Jews in Poland. It is an inexhaustible source for the study of the way of life, the culture and folklore of a bygone era in Jewish history." - from dust jacket. Somewhat above-average wear with some lean to spine. Binding intact. Usual library markings. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A worthy copy of this important reference. First Edition Fair Hardcover 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall Former Library Copy; First Edition. Fair

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        Shtetl Memoirs: Jewish Life in Galicia Under the Austro-Hungarian Empire and in the Reborn Poland, 1898-1939

      Ktav Publishing House, Inc., USA, 1985, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, First EditionSize: 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall, 253 pages. "A biography interspersed with recollections of social and cultural history in memory of our Jewish ancestors in Poland and particularly in Galicia...This beautifully written chronicle brings back to us pictures of the life of the non-existent any more Jews in Poland. It is an inexhaustible source for the study of the way of life, the culture and folklore of a bygone era in Jewish history." - from dust jacket. Somewhat above-average wear with some lean to spine. Binding intact. Usual library markings. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A worthy copy of this important reference, Former Library Copy

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        Untitled original drawing

      1985. "14 x 16"". Charcoal and graphite on paper. Signed and dated by the artist beneath the image. An excellently detailed original work by the artist, consisting of an abstract vaginal image metamorphosed into fauna." Fine condition

      [Bookseller: Alta-Glamour Inc.]
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        Structure of the Radioactive Atom and Origin of the -Rays," in The London, Edinburgh, and Dublin Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science, 7th Series, Vol 4, 1927, pp 580-605

      FIRST EDITION of "the theory of the nucleus - his 'view', or model of the nucleus - was finally expressed in a great paper, this one" (Wilson, Rutherford: Simple Genius, 441). "In the early 1920s Rutherford, working in Cambridge, bombarded a series of light elements with alpha-particles and showed that they could be disintegrated, often with the emission of protons. He thought about the mechanism of the reactions and tried to visualize what was going on in terms of the structure of the nucleus. Guided by what he had already discovered about the structure of the atom: that it consists of a small central nucleus with orbiting electrons that are grouped in shells - Rutherford outlined his speculations in "Structure of the Radioactive Atom and Origin of the -Rays"). "He first of all showed how his idea could explain the familiar alpha-decay of radioactive nuclei. He suggested that 'the nucleus of a heavy atom has certain well defined regions in its structure. At the centre is a controlling charged nucleus of very small dimensions surrounded at a distance by a number of neutral satellites describing quantum orbits controlled by the electric field from the central nucleus.' Then one of these neutral alpha satellites 'for some reason becomes unstable and escapes from the nucleus losing its two electrons. Occasionally one of these electrons is hurled from the system giving rise to a disintegration electron.' In this way Rutherford's model was able to give a simple, qualitative explanation of both alpha and beta decay. He envisaged light nuclei as constructed in a similar way, with any protons left over orbiting on their own. This made it easy to understand how protons could be knocked out when light nuclei are bombarded by alpha particles" (Hodgson, "The reality inside the atom," New Scientist 17, 1985). CONDITION & DETAILS: London: Taylor and Francis. Entire volume. Ex-libris and bearing occasional light stamp within. New end papers. No marks at the spine whatsoever. Octavo (8.5 x 5.5 inches; 213 x 138mm). [ix], 1372, [2]. 24 plates. Bound in moderately rubbed maroon cloth over marbled paper boards. Scuffed at the edge tips with some splitting of the cloth at the spine on the rear. Stain on title page otherwise bright and clean throughout.

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        The Works of Thomas Hardy in Prose and Verse. Wessex Edition

      (London): Johnson Reprints Corporation, (1985). First Edition Thus. Hardcover Hardcover. Fine. The Wessex Edition of the Works of Thomas Hardy republished by Johnson Reprint Corporation. Twenty-four volumes: I-XVIII volumes of prose; I-VI volumes of verse. First edition thus. Fine set in full-bound Chieftain Goatskin on 100% rag paper. Top edge gilt. Five raised bands on spine. Limited edition, #38/270

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        Shackleton

      London, England: Hodder & Stoughton, 1985. Price clipped. Previous owner's name inside. (Ref. #ACC-G180).. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" Tall. Autobiographies/biographies.

      [Bookseller: Shelf Lives]
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        Dream Work.

      Knife Edge Press., London. 1985 - Mclean (Bruce) and Mel Gooding. Dream Work, number 9 of 140 copies signed and dated by Mclean on inner flap of dust-jacket and signed by both artist and author on limitation leaf , full-page colour screen-print illustrations, tissue guards, original boards, screen-printed coliur dust-jacket, folio, Knife Edge Press, 1985. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Städel-Jahrbuch. Neue Folge [N. F.] (Jahrbücher 10 bis 19; zusammen zehn Bände)

      Frankfurt am Main, Städel, 1. Auflage, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2004, 349, 360, 333, 307, 383, 320, 367, 386, 359, 586 Seiten, 29 cm, Leinen gebunden mit Schutzumschlag, fadengeheftet, Sprache: deutsch. . Sammlung von zehn Ausgaben des Jahrbuchs, in bestem Zustand erhalten, es sind kaum Gebrauchsspuren sichtbar bis auf etwas Abrieb an den Schutzumschlägen, dies ist aber nicht gravierend, die Bände werden nicht einzeln angeboten, ISSN 0585-0118

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        Delizie della campagna

      CASTIGLIONI & CORUBOLO 1985 1 Tratte dalle prose campestri composte nell'estate del 1785. Castiglioni & Corubolo, Verona, 1985. In 8vo, stampata su carta filigranata azzurrina in sessanta esemplari rilegata in piena pergamena con stampato in oro sul dorso l'autore. Contiene tre acqueforti colorate di Moreno Zoppi. Esemplare n.13. Perfetto stato di conservazione.

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        Framed Typed Letter Signed on NASA letterhead about the "Challenger" mission

      1985 - High school teacher selected to fly aboard NASA's ill-fated Challenger mission. Along with all six of her fellow crew members, she died in the explosion on January 28, 1986, at the age of 37. 1 page on "NASA Teacher In Space Project" letterhead, no place, 10 x 8 inches, November 19, 1985. Written to a group of students two months before her tragic death in the Challenger Space Shuttle explosion, in part: ".I am planning to teach two lessons from the shuttle and I hope that all of you will have an opportunity to watch. The first lesson will be a field trip through the shuttle and will give you an idea of how people must adjust to live in space. The other lesson will be about why we are in space and will explain some of the experiments that are flown aboard the shuttles and will also mention the satellites which are launched on my mission.I am excited about my upcoming trip in January but I am also missing my classes of junior and senior high school students in Concord, New Hampshire." Set in a white matte and sleek gray frame measuring 15 x 18.5 inches, along with a color photograph of McAuliffe dressed in an official NASA flight suit, holding a small model of the Challenger. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Space Artifacts. Fine condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Company. With 13 etchings by Dellas Henke.

      Iowa Center for the Book athe the university of Iowa., (Iowa City). 1985 - (Iowa City). Iowa Center for the Book athe the university of Iowa. (1985). 36x28,5 cm. 8 n.n. S., 39 S., 16 n.n. S. Originalhalblederband mit blindgeprägtem Rückentitel, in Schuber. Originalausgabe. - Nr. 15 von 52 numerierten Exemplaren, von Beckett und dem Künstler signiert (neben 9 unnumerierten Exemplaren). - Becketts Text erschien erstmals 1980 in der Grove Press. Die Biographie des Künstlers nach eigenen Worten: "Raised in Rochester, New York, influenced by long grey winters, a Grandfather who painted for ninety years, a close-knit Italian family and a post-war suburb. Equally important the German blood; especially an Aunt, Uncle and Grandmother who lived a simple peaceful life in the desert scablands of Eastern Washington. A father both decorated and severely wounded in the war and a mother who dated a young soldier wrapped in bandages. It is funny how you get here. I make intaglio prints but growing up near Kodak means you are born with a camera in your hands, and generally I am interested in anything I can do with my hands (from planting trees to building furniture to fly-fishing), and just about anything you do with yours. If there is a difference between an etching needle and a camera it is only that one tool works from the inside out and the other just the opposite. It seems I have been teaching at Grand Valley State University my entire adult life. There I coordinate the Printmaking emphasis in the Department of Art and Design". - Von uns nur in 2 Bibliotheken nachweisbar (Library of Congress LCCN 85240763 und BNF, Paris). - Schönes Exemplar. Sprache: Englisch Originalhalblederband mit blindgeprägtem Rückentitel, in Schuber. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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