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        Gentile Bellini.

      Franz Steiner Verlag 1985 - German Text. Stuttgart, 1985; clothbound, pp. 200, 90 b/w plates, cm 20,5x29,5.

      [Bookseller: Libro Co. Italia Srl]
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        Deutsches Wörterbuch, von Jacob Grimm und Wilhelm Grimm. [Das Grimmsche Wörterbuch]. Bände 1-32 (A-Z) sowie 1 Quellenverzeichnis. Reprint-Ausgabe.

      Leipzig. Verlag von S. Hirzel. 1985. Fotomechanischer Nachdruck der Erstausgabe 1854. 33 Bände. 26 x 19 cm. 34824 S. Schwarzes OHalbleder. Tadelloses, meist nahezu neuwertiges Exemplar. Umfangreichste je publizierte wissenschaftliche Aufarbeitung deutscher Sprache mit Sprachstammforschung, Wortanalyse etc. Hier vollständiges Exemplar in fotomechanischem Nachdruck der Ausgabe Leipzig, S. Hirzel 1854-1971. [Die Portokosten für Versand innerhalb Deutschlands erhöhen sich auf 20,00 Euro . Versand in mehreren Lieferungen. Porto für Auslandslieferungen auf Anfrage]. Versand D: 2,00 EUR 19. Jahrhundert / 19th Century, 20. Jahrhundert / 20th Century, Deutschland / Germany, Lexika / Dictionaries, Sprachwissenschaften / Linguistics

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Le gambe di Saint Germain

      Grafica Uno, 1985. 9 acqueforti acquetinte a colori di Dino Buzzati, firmate dall'Artista (cm 12x10; 31x24; 9x46). 4to (cm 32x25). pp. 46. . Perfetto (Mint). . Prima ed. di 150 + X es. numerati e firmati. . ''La vivezza stilistica dell'interpretazione grafica di Buzzati riecheggia la scioltezza e le originali prospettive dei suoi romanzi e racconti brevi. Le nove acqueforti colorate presentano un gioco affascinante di lunghe linee e corte prospettive. Il testo di Osvaldo Patani è una satira nella quale il fascino sessuale delle gambe femminili è esacerbato fino al culmine della follia della superminigonna degli anni sessanta. Le incisioni di Buzzati sono lievi e ariose, e rappresentano le donne, e naturalmente soprattutto le gambe, sovrapposte in una prospettiva esagerata allo sfondo di vedute diverse del Quartiere Latino a Parigi. Ne risulta una satira affettuosa e semiseria dei 'gambaioli', i martiri della gamba per i quali senza gambe non esiste l'amore'' (Sandra Kirshenbaum, in Fine Print, ottobre 1985). ''Nel mese di novembre Buzzati iniziò le acqueforti per le divagazioni poetiche sulle più belle gambe di Francia nell'atelier di Giorgio Upiglio che per l'occasione fu anche l'editore. Il volume fu subito esaurito e tutte le acqueforti furono firmate a matita da Buzzati. Al termine del lavoro mi regalò le lastre che non volle biffare. Le ripubblicheremo un giorno, mi disse. Le gambe di Saint Germain fu l'ultimo libro non scritto e il suo primo illustrato per un altro autore. Fu dunque l'estremo atto artistico poco prima del ricovero nella clinica della Madonnina. Quando Buzzati arrivava da Upiglio dopo la ripidissima scala da 'via ferrata dolomitica' un poco affaticato prima di sedersi intorno al rustico tavolone, (. . .) sempre così stilé si toglieva la giacca scura di cachemire per affiatarsi subito con gli altri (. . .) Per l'illustrazione con le gambe in primo piano e il sottofondo della piantina del quartiere latino, Buzzati si fece spedire dal corrispondente del Corriere della Sera da Parigi la mappa della città per essere il più preciso possibile. Ma è un fatto che Buzzati oltre che esigentissimo cronista e scrittore è stato un esigentissimo pittore e non meno nelle sue illustrazioni che chiudono il suo ciclo letterario illustrativo. L'ultima volta che lo vidi citò una frase di Paul Valéry: - Non conosco arte che possa impegnare più intelligenza del disegno -'' (Osvaldo Patani, Atelier Upiglio, Torino, Allemandi, 1986).

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini]
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        Stiller Nachmittag: Peter Fischli David Weiss

      Sonnabend Gallery, Monika Spruth Galerie, 1985. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Text in English and German. 74p. B/W plates. The first solo exhibition of Fischli/Weiss in the United States was at the Sonnabend Gallery in New York. Peter Fischli (b.1952) and David Weiss (1946-2012), often shortened to Fischli/Weiss, were an artist duo that began collaborating in 1979.

      [Bookseller: Diatrope Books]
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        Lonesome Dove

      New York: Simon & Schuster, 1985. First edition of the author's Pulitzer-Prize winning novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by Larry McMurtry on the title page. Name to the front free endpaper, some spotting to the page edges in a near fine dust jacket with a small closed tear. A love story, an adventure, an American epic, Lonesome Dove embraces all the West- legend and fact, heroes and outlaws, whores and ladies, Indians and settlers. Set in the nineteenth century, it is the story of a cattle drive from Texas to Montana and much more. It is a drive that represents for everybody involved not only a daring, even a foolhardy adventure, but a part of the American Dream- the attempt to carve out the last remaining wilderness a new life. "Everything about Lonesome Dove feels true . . . These are real people, and they are still larger than life" (Nicholas Lemann, The New York Times Book Review).

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        Wilson, F. Paul THE TOMB Signed UK HCDJ 1st/1st VG+

      New English Library. Hardcover. SIGNED British first edition, first printing. Signed at the 2007 World Horror Convention in Toronto. Signed on inside title page by author. Very minor wear to the dust jacket edges! ! Jacket is NOT price clipped (and not priced-this is the export edition). Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. The book itself is in Near Fine condition with no scratches. The binding is straight and tight. NO remainder mark. Publisher used 2 different stocks of paper to print book. 2 sections have browned, 2 sections remain white. ; Signed by Author.; Signed by Author All books are marked down 35% until December 31, 2016. Start stocking up on Christmas presents now! . Very Good. 1985. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: The Book Scouts]
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        Once Upon a Time: A True Story

      Alfred A Knopf 1985 - First Edition 1st printing, signed/INSCRIBED by author on free end page; excellent condition; dust jacket not clipped in mylar sleeve; clean tight copy, no marks or dents. Ships with care. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Eleven Highways]
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        ARKHIYON HA-MISHLAHOT HA-ERETS YISREELIT BE-KUSHTA: VOL. 5, 6, 7

      Hefah, Lohame Ha-Getaot : Ha-Makhon Le-Heker Tekufat Ha-Shoah, 1985 - First edition. Original blue, yellow, and grey paper wrappers. 4to. About 122 pages each; 24 cm. In Hebrew and English. Title translates to "Archives of the Yishuv Rescue Board in Istanbul. " Volume 5 includes "Register of the Palestinian Swiss, Swedish, English, Spanish and Portugese Files. " Volume 6 includes "Register of the Hungarian (corrected) , Italian, Albanian, Yugoslavian, Greek, French, German, Danish, Dutch, Belgian Files. " Volume 7 includes "Register of the Romanian and the Bulgarian Files. " "The most important part of the letters contains a description of the changes taking place in the Golah, in the nature of a summary of the reports received from the lands under Nazi occupation, and from countries subject to German influence. All these reports were received either directly or via the bureau in Switzerland. The time span embraced the peak period of the mass murders in Eastern Europe, including also the desperate attempts to effect rescue, especially of the remaining Jews in Slovakia and Hungary. " SUBJECT(S) : Holocaust, Records, Archives. OCLC lists only 2 holdings for one or more of these volumes (Harvard, Swiss Nat Libr) . Slight rubbing. Very minimal markings and stains. Very minimal edgewear. Very good + condition. Scarce and important (HOLO2-134-54) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books, LLC]
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        Il novecento secolo delle ideologie a cura di Enzo Grillo

      LATERZA, BARI 1985 - Storia e società ITALIANO volume rilegato, la sovraccopertina presenta usura da scaffale, visibili bordi stanchi ed aloni, il dorso leggermente scurito, la legatura salda, i tagli leggermente ingialliti, visibile sulle pagine preliminari un timbro che lo definisce copia campione gratuito, edizione a cura e tradotta da Enzo Grillo, parte della collana ''Storia e società''

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        The Bone People - true first issue with rare wrap-around band

      Spiral Hodder Stoughton, 1985 A first edition, first printing published by Spiral and Hodder and Stoughton in 1985. This is the true first UK edition in the true wide format and mentioning Singapore on the copyright page. A near fine book without inscriptions, in a near fine unclipped wrapper with a small crease to the front flap and four thin creases to the front panel. A little faded to the spine. With the rare wrap-around band stating the book to have been Shortlisted for the Booker McConnell Prize 1985. Very rare with the wrap-around band.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Coron, Nobelpreis für Literatur, limitierte Luxusausgabe, Saffian-Ganzleder, Rundum-Goldschnitt, 30 Bände (incl. Einf.Bd.) | Nr. 43/998 (in Schubern)

      Coron Verlag, Lachen am Zürichsee / Zürich 1985 - CORON - Nobelpreis für Literatur. Luxusausgabe in Saffian-Ganzleder mit Rundumgoldschnitt. Alle in dieser Einbandvariante veröffentlichten 30 Bände (Jahrgänge 1901-1985 & Einführungsband, s. Bilder 3 & 18 ff.). Coron Verlag, Lachen am Zürichsee / Zürich, 1985. Noch in roten Pappschubern originalverpacktes Exemplar 43 von 998 nummerierten Exemplaren (s. Bild 2). Flamingofarbenes Saffianleder mit Goldprägungen, dreiseitiger Rundum-Echtgoldschnitt. Format ca. 22,5 x 16 cm (Einführungsband in etwas größerem Format) - Exemplar Nr. 43/998 (in Original-Schubern): Wie auch den 22 Originalbildern zu entnehmen, sind die ungelesenen Bücher innen & außen durchgängig in tadellosem Neuzustand (keine, auch keine minimalen Sachverhalte feststellbar). Innen frisch, alles fest eingebunden, kein unangenehmer Geruch. Der dreiseitige Goldschnitt beeindruckend, noch mit vollem Glanz; die Ledereinbände makellos usw. Die Schuber weisen - ihrer Funktion entsprechend - vereinzelte ganz leichte Lagerspuren auf, der Einführungsband wurde seitens des Verlages immer ohne Schuber ausgeliefert. In dem hier vorliegenden Bestzustand können Sie diese besondere & limitierte Luxusausgabe heute kaum noch erhalten - ein Exemplar für allerhöchste Ansprüche. 55000 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Cindy Sherman, Photograpien, Westfälischer Kunstverein Münster

      The book has a Stamp and a name inside, otherwise in good condition. Catalogue for the solo exhibition at Westfälischer Kunstverein in 1985, 40 Pages in colour. German text by Marianne Stockebrand. Very rare book of Shermans early work

      [Bookseller: heikesbücher]
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        Silver Bullet: Tie-in (Movie Tie in)

      Signet 1985-11-12. Paperback. New. NEW BOOK

      [Bookseller: Outletzon]
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        Aida, di Giuseppe Vedri

      Teatro alla Scala - Oscar Mondadori 1985-86, MILANO - ITALIANO Teatro alla Scala, Stagione 1985-86, opera in quattro atti, con musica di G. Verdi; brossura editoriale illustrata a colori

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Gerusalemme

      ISTITUTO DI STUDI VERDIANI, PARMA 1985 - Quaderni dell'Istituto di Studi Verdiani ITALIANO Ristampa anastatica del libretto stampato nel 1963 in occasione della ripresa dell'Opera al Teatro La Fenice di Venezia, n. 2 della collana, dell'opera in quattro atti con musiche di G. Verdi, con traduzione di Calisto Bassi; brossura editoriale illustrata

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        EXHIBITION POSTER FOR WARHOL * BASQUIAT PAINTINGS

      (BASQUIAT, JEAN-MICHEL) (WARHOL, ANDY). Sharazi, Tony & Bruno Bischofberger. EXHIBITION POSTER FOR WARHOL * BASQUIAT PAINTINGS. New York: Tony Shafrazi & Bruno Bischofberger, 1985. First Edition. Folio. Printed Poster. Exhibition Poster. Very Good. One 19 x 12" sheet printed offset in color recto only, folded in quarters and subsequently flattened. This is the smaller version of the "Boxing Poster" utilizing Michael Halsband's iconic photograph of Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat clad in Everlast gear and gloves published in conjunction with the exhibition of their collaborative paintings produced during 1984 and 1985 presented by gallerists Tony Shafrazi and Bruno Bischofberger at Shafrazi's New York space at 163 Mercer Street. A well-preserved, most presentable mailed and postmarked example of the 1985 true first printing of this exceedingly uncommon item that was folded in quarters and sent as the show's announcement showing moderate handling and soft creases along with some adhesive ghosting from two address labels applied to the verso that have since detached. There are no tears, separations along the creases, or sunning. It has been priced accordingly. 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. Inventory Number: 025569

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Patagonia Revisited

      Kyffin Williams. Michael Russell, Salisbury, 1985 First edition, first impression, limited issue being number 2 of 250 copies, signed by the authorsOctavo. Original quarter burgundy cloth, decorated grey cloth sides, titles to spine gilt, grey endpapers.A fine copy. With Chatwin's signed presentation inscription to the title page, "for Diana with lots of love as always Bruce 10 Oct '85". The recipient was the writer Diana Melly, wife of George Melly at whose Welsh retreat Chatwin often stayed. It was there he wrote On The Black Hill of which Diana Melly was one of the joint dedicatees. Presentation copies of this publication are very uncommon.[28]

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        LLull-Tàpies

      Very rare first edition of the most important book artist directed by Antoni Tàpies.Our copy is enriched with a moving autograph and a pencil drawing of the artist's hand - literally - on which rests the heart, his close friend and biggest French specialist of his work, writer and essayist Georges Raillard.Raymond Lulle, philosopher and Catalan poet of the thirteenth century, considered the first great writer in Catalan, exerted a major influence on the thinking and the work of Antoni Tapies who owned many ancient works of mystical thinker in his library.In 1973 Tàpies decided to undertake the realization of this monumental work he completed in 1985, both a tribute to his compatriot and heir balanced against their common metaphysical explorations. This affinity, beyond the centuries between the modern artist and the medieval writer, gives this work 10 years a special dimension in the work of Tàpies.The Catalan artist has wished to make an artist's book in the full sense therefore to meet this medium of literary thought, exploiting all the modes of expression of the plastic thinking: the line, color, matter, to the relief and the "size" of the sheet. More than a confrontation between text and image, Tàpies creates here a true scriptural and graphic dialogue "clarity ravaged" of his work and the "occult wisdom" written Raymond le Fou, writes Father Gimeferrer, "The convergence of these two worlds - verbal and plastic - will we see their revealing affinity. Dialogue two votes brandishing torches on the threshold of an august and distant silence. "(French Introduction, performed on a double book reprint - followed by an afterword by Miquel Batllori - attached to a copy). Daniel Lelong & Carles Taché Barcelona 1985 36x50cm en feuilles sous coffret

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Noise 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8, 9; 10; 11; 12; 13; 14

      Maeght

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        1985 Interpolis Chess Touramnet, Tilburg (Score Sheets)

      Tilburg: Interpolis, 1985. 14 (11 3/4" x 8 1/4") original score sheets in Tony Miles's hand. Two of the score sheets were not signed (Dzindzichashvili and Ljubojevic.The Tilburg chess tournament was a series of very strong chess tournaments held in the Tilburg, The Netherlands. It was established in 1977 and ran continuously through 1994 under the sponsorship of Interpolis, an insurance company. Fontys Hogescholen shortly revived the tournament series from 1996 to 1998, when the last edition was played. Since 1994 there is another annual chess tournament taking place in Tilburg, which has the name De Stukkenjagers, the field is generally much weaker than the traditional Tilburg tournament. The 9th Annual Interpolis Chess Tournament held in Tilburg, the Netherlands in 1985 was a category XV event. The eight participants of the double round robin were (in order of ELO): Jan Timman (2640), Viktor Korchnoi (2630), Robert Huebner (2620), Ljubomir Ljubojevic (2615), Lev Polugaevsky (2600), Oleg Romanishin (2590), Roman Dzindzichashvili (2570), and the previous year's winner, Anthony Miles (2560). This year marked the shift in the Interpolis event at Tilburg from a round robin to a double round robin. It was during the third round game against Romanishin that Miles began to suffer extreme back pain. He was forced to take powerful painkillers and lie flat on a massage table during his games in order to participate in the remaining rounds. However, this didn't stop Miles from winning his second title in a row, sharing it this time with Korchnoi and Huebner.

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        Max Laeuger (1864-1952) Sein graphisches, kunsthandwerkliches und keramisches Oeuvre.

      4, 488 Seiten mit zahlr. Abbildungen, farbig illustr. OPbd. - guter Zustand - 1985. a72096 ISBN: 3921646898

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht - Preis inkl. MwSt.]
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        Skeleton Crew - Signed First Edition

      G.P. Putnam & Sons, 1985. Hardcover. First US edition first printing. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition with printed price on the jacket and numberline on copyright page starting with '1'. Inscribed and dated by King on the full tittle page. Fine book with sharp corners, looks and feels unread.  Dustjacket has a small chip on rear fold corner, else in near fine condition with light edgewear.

      [Bookseller: Blue Sky Books]
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        Un ''concerto'' di centoventi professori. con 7 acqueforti di Mino Maccari

      Cento amici del libro, 1985. edizione in 130 esemplari numerati da 1 a 100 e da I a XXX. il colophon è firmato dall'artista

      [Bookseller: Libreria del Riacquisto Libet]
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        Fin de communication

      Paris, Éditions Spiess, 1985 - Petit in-folio, 120 pages, broché, couverture imprimée. Tirage à 300 exemplaires. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Lecointre-Drouet]
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        Untitled.

      Artist's Publication, 1985. Indian ink and brush on paper, 29,5 x 21 cms. Framed under passe-partout. Signed and dated 'henk visch 85' in the lower right. Added: Visch, Henk by Irene Veenstra, Amsterdam, Art Unlimited, 1993. Visch, Henk.

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        The Correspondence of Charles Darwin: Vols 1-16

      Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985-2008. illus, portraits, text figs. Hardback. 16 vols in 17, cloth, all in d/w's, mostly Vg, some as new in original cellophane wrappers. Volumes 1-16 cover 1821-1868. Volume 16 consists of 2 parts. A further 7 volumes have been published and can be supplied new. Further volumes are in preparation

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        Gresshoppen. 12 originale litografier av Jens Johannessen.

      Oslo. 1985. Leks8vo. Originalt skinnryggbind med marmorert overtrekkspapir. 58 s. Med 12 helsides farvelitografier. Nr. H.C. 3/50.Pent eks.

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        Prima che tu dica pronto.

      Gabriel Rummonds & Alessandro Zanella, 1985. edizione in 75 esemplari numerati e firmati dall'autore e dall'artista. il nostro è l'esaemplare numero 31

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        Gerald Razzia-Clandestine-1985 Serigraph-SIGNED

      1985 - "Clandestine" by Gerald Razzia, Signed Serigraph printed in 1985 from an edition size of 250. The overall size of the Serigraph is 43.5 x 31.5 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 Serigraph: Signed and Numbered by Razzia. Serigraph printed on rag paper. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Homenaje a Alvaro Galmes de Fuentes. II.

      Oviedo : Universidad de Oviedo ; Madrid : Gredos, 1985 - 646 pages Book in good condition. 9788424910013 Sprache: Spanisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1200

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        The Monkey Wrench Gang

      Salt Lake City, UT: Dream Garden Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1985. Limited and Numbered. Cloth. 0942688198 . Tenth anniversary special limited edition of Abbey's classic novel. Signed by Abbey on limitation page, 127/500. Red cloth boards with gold gilt, illustrated througout by cartoonist R. Crumb. Includes signed, frame quality R. Crumb print. Spine of book is sunned, and there is a discolored spot below the publisher's mark, otherwise very little wear to boards. Binding tight, pages clean and bright. Slipcase has color plate adhered on side, a few spots of soil and light shelfwear to edges. ; Book; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author & Illustrator .

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        Zooführer (Tiger)

      San Diego 1985 - 28,5 x 22,5 cm 64 Seiten 360 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        SCIENZA DELL'OPINIONE PUBBLICA

      EDIZIONI PAOLINE, TORINO 1985 - COMUNICAZIONE PROBLEMI ITALIANO Vol. n. 1 della collana, pagine lievemente ingiallite ai bordi rimanendo comunque in buonissimo stato di conservazione, brossura editoriale illustrata, leggermente ingiallita, con lievissima fioritura e con lievissimi segni di usura

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        Als ich das Licht verlöschte. Dreißig Nachtgedichte. Ausgewählt v. Hans Bender u. Nikolaus Wolters.

      Edition Tiessen,, Neu-Isenburg, 1985 - Neu-Isenburg, Edition Tiessen, 1985. 4°. M. 4 ganzs. sign. Orig.-Kaltnadelradierungen v. Jochen Geilen u. einer zusätzl. Folge d. Radierungen numm. u. sign. lose in einer Mappe. ohne Pag. OPp. u. Mappe in Schuber. Nr. 35 v. 45 Exempl. d. Vorzugsausg. 45.Druck d. Ed. Tiessen - u.a. m. Gedichten d. C. Brentano, J.W.Goethe, G.Benn, R.M. Rilke, St. George, E.Lasker-Schüler, I. Bachmann u.v.m. - Jochen Geilen (gebr. 1946 Olsberg), Studium an d. Werkkunstschule Bielefeld u. d. Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, freischaffend, seit 1995 Prof.f. Zeichnung, Illustration u. Druckgraphik an d. Fachhochschule f. Gestaltung, Bielefeld, zahlr. Ausstellungen u. Veröffentlichungen. Nr. 35 v. 45 Exempl. d. Vorzugsausg. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Bob Hope's Confessions of a Hooker - My Lifelong Love Affair with Golf

      Doubleday & Company 1985 - First Edition, later printing. FLATSIGNED BY PRESIDENT GERALD FORD AND BOB HOPE (signatures only) on the front free end paper. 4to. Blue cloth stamped in gilt on spine. 10 1/2" tall. 230 pages. Many B&W photos of celebrities. Small label on flyleaf otherwise clean. Tightly bound. Dust jacket is not price clipped (original $17.95 price intact), is sunned, with chipping on edges and along back of jacket cover. Includes tipped in book mark from Morton and Company noting this special collectors item book autographed by President Ford and Bob Hope. This NF/VG condition book personally signed by President Ford and Mr. Hope is an excellent, collectible book. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Vampire Lestat

      Knopf, USA 1985 - An uncorrected US proof ( Advanced Reader's Copy ). This is a bright, clean copy without previous ownership inscriptions. The covers are fresh and unfaded. There is a touch of trivial bruising to the upper corners of both covers. The spine is solid, unfaded and intact. The pages and closed page edges are clean and bright. No marks in the text. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges or loose pages. Given the fragility of proof copies, this is in very nice condition. Paypal accepted. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cheltenham Rare Books]
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        Le livre de Ran

      First edition in French.Text by Bertrand Raison, illustrated with photographs taken from the film.Rare and precious autograph signature by Akira Kurosawa on half-title.A few inevitable lacks to film covering the work, a trace of an angular fold to head of upper cover. %Seuil Paris 1985 24x29cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Friede I. [Greetings card with drawing to verso in red ink]

      United Nations Children's Fund. New York 1985 - Card sent by Hans Erni and family with a drawing by Erni to the verso with text in holograph. Signed. Published by unicef, reproducing his 1985 work 'Friede I'. The drawing to the verso is typical of Erni's humanist, neo-classical style; a manner reminiscent of that of Jean Cocteau. Sir Herbert Read wrote of Erni that: "The main trend of art in the twentieth century has been anti-vital, in which term we must include the anti-human. There are very good reasons for this trend: it is an expression of the anxiety prevailing in the Western World, a search for some absolute in pure form, in fantasy, in dream or in gesture. [-] Against this trend very few artists in the Western World have been brave enough to protest. Certainly the most talented of those who have refused to despair, who have on the contrary dared to affirm life, who have even greatly dared to cast their joy in the face of destiny, is Hans Erni." [Read. Geneva, René Kister. 1961] [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: David Cornell]
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        Interview Magazine.

      New York: Interview Enterprises 1985. November Issue, Volume XV, No.11. Newspaper format. Some colour printing. Published by Andy Warhol and SIGNED by him in full to upper cover, which shows a stylised photo of Nick Rhodes from New Romantic pioneers Duran Duran. Additionally SIGNED by Rhodes in our presence in New York. Very fine for a newspaper, housed in a lemon-coloured custom-made cloth case (a little marked).

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington]
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        La forme d'une ville

      First edition.With an autograph inscription from Julien Gracq to Robert Sabatier : "... avec mon amicale pensée..."A good copy. José Corti Paris 1985 12x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales.

      New York: Summit Books, 1985. First edition of the author's masterpiece. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed and dated by Oliver Sacks on the front free endpaper. Fine in fine dust jacket. In his most extraordinary book, "one of the great clinical writers of the twentieth century" (The New York Times) recounts the case histories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological disorders. The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat tells the stories of individuals afflicted with fantastic perceptual and intellectual aberrations: patients who have lost their memories and with them the greater part of their pasts; who are no longer able to recognize people and common objects; who are stricken with violent tics and grimaces or who shout involuntary obscenities; whose limbs have become alien; who have been dismissed as retarded yet are gifted with uncanny artistic or mathematical talents. If inconceivably strange, these brilliant tales remain, in Dr. Sacks's splendid and sympathetic telling, deeply human. They are studies of life struggling against incredible adversity, and they enable us to enter the world of the neurologically impaired, to imagine with our hearts what it must be to live and feel as they do. A great healer, Sacks never loses sight of medicine's ultimate responsibility: "the suffering, afflicted, fighting human subject.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books]
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        The Sally Lockhart Hardback Trilogy - Comprising 'The Ruby in the Smoke'/The Shadow in the Plate/The Tiger in the Well

      Oxford University Press/Viking, 1985 A set of the three hardback novels in the Sally Lockhart series. Comprising: 'The Ruby in the Smoke' First UK Edition published by the Oxford University Press - in MINT CONDITION - unclipped and unread; 'The Shadow in the Plate' published by Oxford University Press in 1986 - A fine book (small red spot to the top of the front endpaper), in a fine unclipped wrapper; 'The Tiger in the Well' - A fine book in a fine wrapper. A superb set of the trilogy - the first volume has survived any wear whatsoever.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Silk and Secrecy

      Ithaca, New York: Kumi Korf , 1985. Ithaca, New York:: Kumi Korf ,, 1985.. Edition 20. 15 x 11", 10 pages including free end page. Photo offset, xerography. Materials: Japanese paper, silk thread, museum board, foam core board, book cloth. Back board with inset of silk thread twined around eight scrolls. Cloth covered boards with title on front. Laid in clamshell box. Signed by artist and poet. Numbered. Kumi Korf, In & Out of Sculptural Books: "I discovered my passion for book arts when creating the collaborative piece 'Silk and Secrecy.' I needed a book structure that could hold both traditional letterset text pages as well as a three-dimensional collage; I was searching for a form that would open and close effortlessly, behave as an ordinary book, but also hold a surprise for the reader. After a few missteps, I found a solution. Since that time, artists' books, and particularly the process of inventing new structures, has been an enduring passion."Cerritos Public Library: "With text by Emoretta Yang, Silk and Secrecy obtains literary histories of silk and its importance in the ancient and modern worlds. The book opens to reveal a cut-out window through which long spools of handmade paper covered with multicolored strands of silk threads can be seen. The piece is the first part of Kumi Korf's Figured Silks series." Sandra Kroupa, Fiberarts Summer 1995: "Kumi Korf and Emoretta Yang's 'Silk and Secrecy' is one of the most significant pieces of the decade, challenging the nature of the book. In Korf's three-dimensional sculptural work, text and image are printed on small Japanese paper scrolls and elaborately wrapped with brightly colored silk thread. Text and image are there, but we cannot see them." 

      [Bookseller: Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC ]
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