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        New Naturalist No 71 BRITISH WARBLERS

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

      [Bookseller: Loe Books]
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         "Apiculteur, sa fille et l'essain d'abeilles".

      1985Aquarelle et encre sépia sur papier fort, signée, (1985), 26 x 41 cm. Maquette originale de la revue Wakou. Composition éducative décrivant l'activité de la ruche et celle de l'apiculteur. La scène représente l'apicuteur, aidé de sa fille, récoltant le miel dans ses alvéoles entouré d'un essain d'abeilles.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chrétien]
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        "Les Turlutins et la rivière ".

      1985Plume sépia et aquarelle sur papier fort signée, 1985, 11.5 x 14.5 cm. Original pour un projet de couverture non retenu, pour l'album "Les Turlutins et la rivière". Une famille de Turlutin, embarque sur un petit bateau, et quitte leur village inondé. Titré manuscritement par l'illustratrice au verso.

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        New Hope for the Dead

      St. Martin's, NY 1985 - The second of his acclaimed Hope Moseley crime novels. Signed by the author. Fine in a near fine, mildly spine-sunned dust jacket with rubbing to the flap folds. A very nice copy, scarce signed. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA (Lopezbooks)]
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        Robots And Empire

      Phantasia Press, MI 1985 - As New. No Dustjacket as issued. Limited edition book J of 35 Lettered copies signed by Asimov. Specially bound in Black Leather with Silver stamping and Red and Blue Leather Inlays. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heartwood Rare Books]
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        Ohne Titel. Unikat.

      (Du?sseldorf 1985). - 29,5:21 cm. Ausstellungskatalog des Ku?nstlers Arnulf Rainer (Nationalgalerie Berlin, 1980), der von Felix Droese komplett von Handu?berarbeitet worden ist. Einband, Innendeckel sowie die ersten 26 Blatt wurden von Droese mit roter Farbe u?bermalt. Die restlichen Seiten wurden zusammen geklebt. Der Vorderdeckel wurde von Droese im oberen Teil mit einem Ausriß und Kratzern versehen. Titelblatt mit Signatur, Widmung und Datum von Droese. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        \"Die Opodeldoks P. Maar\" - Innentitel \"Die Opodeldoks\".

       1985. Original Tusche-Zeichnung der Innentitelseite von Paul Maar aus Paul Maar und Sepp Strubel, die Opodeldoks, Oetinger 1985. Unsigniert. 21 x 29,7 cm (Darstellung). - Aufgeklebter, hs. Titel-Text, minimal fleckig. - Dargestellt ist das Grasland, umgeben von Bergen, wo die Opodeldoks mit ihren Hühnern leben. - Paul Maar, 1937 in Schweinfurt geboren, ist einer der erfolgreichsten deutschen Kinder- und Jugendbuchautoren, zugleich virtuoser Wortkünstler, phantasievoller Erzähler und Illustrator. Zu seinen beliebtesten Figuren gehören neben das Sams, das kleine Känguru und Herr Bello. Paul Maar erhielt zahlreiche bedeutende Auszeichnungen für sein literarisches Werk, u.a. den Deutschen Jugendliteraturpreis, den Friedrich-Rückert-Preis und den E.T.A.-Hoffmann-Preis. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Handzeichnung, 20.Jahrhundert, Kinderbuch, Illustration, Paul Maar

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        Il Magocostruttordivoli. Favola di Alfonso Filieri.

      Artein, 1985. 8°; pp. non num. 18 a quartini sciolti, su carta uso mano con bordi intonsi. Completamente illustrato da tempere e gouache di Tommaso Cascella nel testo e f.testo, anche a doppia pagina. Brochure edit. illustrata da acquerello alla copertina, con titoli al piatto. Vero libro d'artista limitato a soli 36 esemplari numerati, firma dell'Artista e dell'Autore al colophon.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Prandi s.n.c.]
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        Komplett: Die Kirchen von Siena. 3 Bände (in zehn Bänden). Band 1,1-3: Abbadia all\'Arco-San Biagio (Text, Bild, Plan) -- Band 2, 1-4: Oratorio della Carita - S. Domenica (Text, Bild, Plan) -- Band 3, 1-4: Der Dom S. Maria Assunta (Text, Bild, Plan). Italienische Forschungen. Herausgegeben vom Kunsthistorischen Institut in Florenz.


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        THE PLANT. PART 3

      Philtrum Press, Bangor, ME 1985 - A set of loose galley sheets (7-1/2" x 25") of the third part of King's novel-in-progress published privately in an edition of only 200 copies as a Christmas greeting and not offered for public sale. This is the only set of galleys for this book we have seen, and it contains numerous corrections by King himself, sometimes signed, including at the head of the title: "Copy-edit complete./Steve King." Above that is a typed note about the text signed by Michael [Alpert], who was involved with the printing of the book. It appears that King's comments are photocopied from an original. We have priced this as a scarce issue of the book photocopied from the copy King corrected and not as the original copy that King corrected. If we are wrong, someone will be very happy. And if we are not wrong, we can still comfortably assume that even advanced King collectors do not have this. Very Good with some expected wear [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Cjantade da li' bigatis. Poema istriano. Quasi paesani

      Vicenza , ALBANESE ARTE, 1985 - Un poemetto inedito di Bartolini e un omaggio di Fulvio Tomizza. Con tre xilografie originali a colori di Luigi Spacal che le ha titolate, numerate e firmate a matita (cm 23x30; 30x23; 30x23. Es. 2/99). 4to. pp. 10 + incisioni sciolte. . Perfetto (Mint). . Edizione originale di 99 es. numerati. . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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      [Volcano: Dennis McMillan Publications], 1985., 1985. First edition. 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.

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        16 Dance Party Smash Hits! [Vinyl, 16 x 7\" in Box-Set, RE 7AN].

      Recommended Records, 1985. Ings. ca. 30 tracks : EPs und Singles gemischt (alles 7\") - teils 45 rpm, teils 33 1/3 rpm ; inkl. Booklet sowie einem Leinentuch mit Siebaufdruck. 16 x Vinyl (7\"), in kartonierter Box. Box etw. bestoßen/berieben/knickspurig, Vinyls mitunter mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren. Vinyl überw. sehr gut erh.! Nur sehr vereinzelt mit sichtbaren Kratzern. 15 Vinyls ohne tiefere Kratzer und nur mit wenigen leichten Gebrauchsspuren. Vinyl RR^5.75 (Peter Blegvad - Alcohol) weist mittig einen etw. tieferen Kratzer auf (ca. 2 cm). Ings. eine gut bis sehr gut erh. Compilation! Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Silver gelatin portrait photograph of Basil Bunting by Jonathan Williams

      1985 - Basil Bunting large silver gelatin black and white portrait photograph taken by Jonathan Williams. The photograph, shows Bunting top half profile and turned to the right, holding a cigarette in the foreground in his right hand, Signed by both Basil Bunting and Jonathan Williams below the image in the white border. Size of image 8-1/4 x 7-1/2 inches, overall size 10 x 7-3/4 inches inches, not dated [but circa 1980's]. Reverse side of photo blank with no photographer's stamp. Fine condition. Provenance: Basil Bunting. The Roy Davids Collection (Bonhams). Basil Bunting, poet, journalist, is best known for his long poem 'Briggflatts' (1966) which has come to be recognised as one of the key texts of British modernism. As a young man Bunting led an itinerant lifestyle and met many of the great modernist writers. In 1968 Bunting was appointed to the Northern Arts Literary Fellowship at Durham and Newcastle Universities. Jonathan Williams, a good friend of Bunting, was the founder of The Jargon Society and editor of the photographic journal Aperture. Known as the 'truffle-hound of American poetry', Williams was also an essayist and publisher as well as a poet with fifty books to his name, and a photographer. He was author of an interview with and a tribute to Bunting published in Conjunctions and a conversation with him in Poetry Information.

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        English Dictionary Supplement to the Concordance to the Peshitta Version of the Aramaic New Testament

      New Knoxville Ohio : American Christian Press , 1985 booklet is tight with no markings, minor soiling to top page edge, previous owners name on first page, light soiling and tanning to page edges . Stapled Booklet. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Gene The Book Peddler ]
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        Semana Santa en Sevilla

      Editorial Alpuerto, MADRID 1985 - SPAGNOLO Brossura dalla copertina flessibile, con aspetto vissuto, oscuramento dissolvenze, macchie da impronte sparse, bordo stanco, lievi usure della luce, da scaffale e del tempo, che non ne alterano un generale buono stato di conservazione. Volume con interno ben tenuto, e ampia documentazione fotografica in nero e colore, su tavole fuori e nel testo.

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        «Chant funèbre pour Ignacio Sanchez Mejias»

      Éditions Les Bibliophiles de Provence 1985, grand in-4 (28x39), en feuilles sous chemise en relon violet avec un dos noir, titré à l'or et l'argent, étui d'édition.Le texte original est imprimé en rouge, avec en regard la traduction française en noir. Les 6 gravures à l'eau-forte, à la manière noire, et à l'aquatinte, en 2 tons de Orlando PELAYO ont été tirées dans l'atelier de Georges LEBLANC. L'ordonnance typographique de cet ouvrage et sa mise en

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        Lonesome Dove (Uncorrected Proof)

      N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1985 UNCORRECTED PROOF of McMurtry's magnum opus.  As New in yellow wrappers.  Housed in a custom made clamshell box.  A SUPERB copy of this Pulitzer Prize Winner.  This copy would be a significant addition to any McMurtry collection.

      [Bookseller: Bob's Rare Books]
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        Identification of a Specific Telomere Transferase Activity in Tetrahymena Extracts" in Cell, Vol. 43, No. 2, December 1985 (Part 1) pp. 405-413

      MIT Press, Cambridge 1985 - FIRST EDITION IN ORIGINAL WRAPS OF BLACKBURN & GRIEDER'S NOBEL PRIZE WINNING PAPER REPORTING THE DISCOVERY OF THE ENZYME NOW KNOWN AS 'TELOMERASE'. The award of the Nobel Prize recognizes the discovery of a fundamental mechanism in the cell, a discovery that has stimulated the development of new therapeutic strategies. As a side note, this work is cited in Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.Dr. Carol Greider and Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn played an important roll in solving a significant problem in biology, namely, "how the chromosomes can be copied in a complete way during cell divisions and how they are protected against degradation. The Nobel Laureates have shown that the solution is to be found in the ends of the chromosomes - the telomeres - and in an enzyme that forms them - telomerase" (Nobel Prize Portal). "The long, thread-like DNA molecules that carry our genes are packed into chromosomes, the telomeres being the caps on their ends. Elizabeth Blackburn and Jack Szostak discovered that a unique DNA sequence in the telomeres protects the chromosomes from degradation. Carol Greider and Elizabeth Blackburn identified telomerase, the enzyme that makes telomere DNA. These discoveries explained how the ends of the chromosomes are protected by the telomeres and that they are built by telomerase. "If the telomeres are shortened, cells age. Conversely, if telomerase activity is high, telomere length is maintained, and cellular senescence is delayed. This is the case in cancer cells, which can be considered to have eternal life. Certain inherited diseases, in contrast, are characterized by a defective telomerase, resulting in damaged cells. "Carol Greider, then a graduate student, and her supervisor Blackburn started to investigate if the formation of telomere DNA could be due to an unknown enzyme. On Christmas Day, 1984, Greider discovered signs of enzymatic activity in a cell extract. Greider and Blackburn named the enzyme telomerase, purified it, and showed that it consists of RNA as well as protein. The RNA component turned out to contain the CCCCAA sequence. It serves as the template when the telomere is built, while the protein component is required for the construction work, i.e. the enzymatic activity. Telomerase extends telomere DNA, providing a platform that enables DNA polymerases to copy the entire length of the chromosome without missing the very end portion" (Nobel Prize Portal). Greider and Blackburn (as well as Jack Szostak) were awarded the 2009 Nobel Prize for the discoveries they report in this paper. CONDITION & DETAILS: Cambridge MA: MIT Press. Large 4to. (11 x 8.5 inches; 275 x 213mm). Original printed wraps. Near fine condition inside and out. [Attributes: First Edition]

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      Ediciones Giner, Madrid 1985 - Parte primera, tomos I y II: xxii + 1364 pp. Parte segunda, tomo III: xvii + 517. 16,5 x 24,5 cm. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio.

      [Bookseller: Libros del Reino Secreto]
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      Sarpe, Madrid 1985 - 112 pp. cada tomo. 22,5 x 30 cm. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Louisiana State University Press, 1985., Baton Rouge - First edition. Presentation inscription by the author on the title page, "To Brad, All the best, Your friend, Jim Burke." Issued in an edition of 500 copies. Fine, bright, clean copy in a fine, bright dust jacket. Housed in a cloth clamshell case that is imprinted with the book's dust jacket design. Attractive presentation and well protected. An exceptional copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      (WARHOL, ANDY). Warhol, Andy. ANDY WARHOL: AMERICA - SIGNED TWICE BY 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 most handsome example of the stated Harper & Row paperbound first printing additionally BOLDLY SIGNED "Andy Warhol" vertically on the right margin front cover and on the page facing the table of contents - both in heavy black marker. The Cover signature has faded through the "Warhol" portion, while the interior is bright and strong. Though not stated, we acquired this directly from the photographer James Fee prior to his passing. It was originally purchased from the Rizzoli Bookstore in Soho publication party for "America" on October 30th, 1985 at which Warhol signed copies in this fashion. A copy of the handbill for the event is 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: 025401

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        16 Dance Party Smash Hits! [Vinyl, 16 x 7" in Box-Set, RE 7AN].

      Recommended Records, 1985 - Ings. ca. 30 tracks : EPs und Singles gemischt (alles 7") - teils 45 rpm, teils 33 1/3 rpm ; inkl. Booklet sowie einem Leinentuch mit Siebaufdruck. Box etw. bestoßen/berieben/knickspurig, Vinyls mitunter mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren. Vinyl überw. sehr gut erh.! Nur sehr vereinzelt mit sichtbaren Kratzern. 15 Vinyls ohne tiefere Kratzer und nur mit wenigen leichten Gebrauchsspuren. Vinyl RR^5.75 (Peter Blegvad - Alcohol) weist mittig einen etw. tieferen Kratzer auf (ca. 2 cm). Ings. eine gut bis sehr gut erh. Compilation! Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1550 16 x Vinyl (7"), in kartonierter Box.

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      Harper & Row, 1985 Inscribed by Warhol to "Robert" with a drawing of a heart, and signed again by him on the cover. Selected from 10 years of Andy Warhol's photo archives, this is a fascinating collection of Warhol's photos including celebrities, writers, entertainers, artists, and a wide variety of eccentrics that provides insight tremendous insight into Warhol's view of his world from the mid 1970's through the early 1980's. Measuring approximately 11 inches by 9 inches, the book is a soft cover bound in glossy silver bound photographic wrappers. The condition of the book and the wrappers is FINE. The book is protected by a mylar cover and is boldly signed on the front cover by Andy Warhol. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine/No Jacket.

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        Ponte del diavolo.

      - GALLI, Federica. Ponte del diavolo. Original etching signed by the artist, edition 29/30, 1985-1986. 642 x 242 mm. £1,260 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd]
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        GADDA-MACCARI, cartella con 5 acqueforti -1985

      1985. GADDA - MACCARI Cartella  1985 con 5 acqueforti di Mino Maccari firmate a matita e numerate stampata a corredo del volume (qui non offerto) di Gadda un concerto di cento venti professori, cento amici del libro, in 100 esemplari + xxx

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        (Drie brieven aan Gerard (Kornelis van het) Reve:) Anna BLAMAN, Brief aan Gerard. (Met een Aantekening door Gert Jan Hemmink); Ida GERHARDT, Brief aan Gerard Reve. (Met een Aantekening door Gert Jan Hemmink); Godfried BOMANS, Brief aan Markies van het Reve. (Met een Aantekening door Gert Jan Hemmink).

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

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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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        Poems Selected and with an Introduction by Helen Vendler

      San Francisco: Arion Press, 1985. Johns, Jasper. Octavo. 252pp. One of 326 copies, each with a frontispiece etching signed by the artist, Jasper Johns. To commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of the poet's death Helen Vendler has selected 122 of his poems. She described Jasper Johns' etching as "a modern version of the Melancholia of Dürer - the same sense of fallen emblems and disturbed man, perfect for Stevens." A very fine copy in quarter blue morocco.

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      1985 - ALBUM DE 122 FOTOGRAFIAS ORIGINALES DE ARTE DE JOSEP MONPOU DENCAUSSE 1985. 30X28. REF 4.5 BIBLIOTECA OTL53. Language: eng [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Bob Dylan: Lyrics, 1962-1985- Includes All of Writings and Drawings.

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. First edition. Quarto, original glossy illustrated boards. Signed by Bob Dylan on the front free endpaper. This example was signed at the publisher's office for gifts to represenatives of Knopf. It is estimated that only a handful were signed. In fine condition. Dylan's lyrics have incorporated various political, social, philosophical, and literary influences. They defied existing pop music conventions and appealed to the burgeoning counterculture. Initially inspired by the performances of Little Richard, and the songwriting of Woody Guthrie, Robert Johnson, and Hank Williams, Dylan has amplified and personalized musical genres. His recording career, spanning 50 years, has explored the traditions in American song--from folk, blues, and country to gospel, rock and roll, and rockabilly to English, Scottish, and Irish folk music, embracing even jazz and the Great American Songbook. Dylan performs with guitar, keyboards, and harmonica. Backed by a changing line-up of musicians, he has toured steadily since the late 1980s on what has been dubbed the Never Ending Tour. His accomplishments as a recording artist and performer have been central to his career, but songwriting is considered his greatest contribution. Dylan has sold more than 100 million records, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time. He has also received numerous awards including eleven Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, and an Academy Award. Dylan has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Minnesota Music Hall of Fame, Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, and Songwriters Hall of Fame. The Pulitzer Prize jury in 2008 awarded him a special citation for "his profound impact on popular music and American culture, marked by lyrical compositions of extraordinary poetic power." In May 2012, Dylan received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama. In 2016 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature.

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        The Road to the Stilt House

      Oberon, Ottawa, Canada 1985 - First printing of rare hardcover edition. 8vo, blue cloth, dustjacket. Text is Fine except for minor wrinkling to backstrip near head of spine, possibly from printing process. No owner's name, no wear, no soiling. Dust jacket has no real tears, not price-clipped. Just some minor loss and wear to extremities. Minor soiling to light tan dust jacket. A very attractive Fine/VG+ copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Reliefs d'insomnie. Cinq lithographies originales de Vladimir VELICKOVIC.

      Béthune, éditions Brandes, 28 mars 1985. - 29 x 20 cm., 40 p., ill. h. t. En ff., chemise imprimée, chemise toile éditeur titrée, étui toilé éditeur. Parfait état. Edition originale. Tirage limité à 75 ex. sur vélin d'Arches, signés de l'auteur et du peintre au colophon.- Bien complet de toutes les lithographies annoncées : l'éditeur en prévoyait 6 en 6 pages, l'artiste en réalisa 5 en 6 pages. En effet le colophon annonce 6 lithographies que l'ouvrage devait initialement comporter, deux planches chacune sur une page en frontispice et in fine, un quadriptyque dépliant au centre du livre. Or l'artiste organise le quadriptyque en une double page centrale et deux "volets", ce qui fait trois planches (et non quatre qui auraient pu faire six). Il y a donc cinq oeuvres en tout sur les six pages prévues. Chacune des trois planches ( 1 p + 1 p + 4 p) est numérotée, datée et signée au crayon par l'artiste. Réf. bibliographiques : Catalogue de la bibliothèque de Laurent DEBUT (1953-2014) poète, plasticien, typographe et éditeur de Brandes, 2015. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Au-delà de mes rêves

      Québec: Éditions la Minerve, 5 du Pont Scott Quebec G1N 3S3, 1985. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. OBJET D'ART BOOK - RARE, BEAUTIFUL QUEBEC ART AND POETRY First edition, first printing. Text in French. Folio 9-3/4 x 12-3/4 inches. No. 7 of 50 copies. Some cover markings, otherwise fine condition. 52 sheets (104 pages). Unpaginated. Plain olive suedene like fabric book cover with front and back with end papers of white simple patterned fabric. Signed, numbered and dated 24 June 1985 by Irénée Lemieux. 38 hand-coloured figurative illustrations, one per page and 15 pages with handwritten text including the title and listed edition pages at the front. Irenée Lemieux was a Quebec musician, writer, painter, sculptor, researcher, conductor, violinist, and pianist. He was also the author of a dictionary on the wonderful local artists and often very close to his favorite artists, such as its great friend, Jean Paul Riopelle. Irenée Lemieux, a great gentleman, whom we would like to pay special tribute one of these days, for his contribution to culture in all its forms, in the region of Quebec and in the rest of the planet, where he exhibited his sculptures and painting or prints, or in France, Germany, England, Romania and USA, besides touring with his ensemble of violins, substantially the same aforementioned places. Irenee Lemieux was born in Armagh county of Bellechasse, Quebec, Canada, August 2, 1931, he lived in Quebec the rest of his life, until his death on 10 May 2005. He was a member of international art associations such , the International Arts Guild of Monte Carlo and the Academy Arts, Sciences and Letters of Paris. Quoted from Galerie Molinas web site. This book is on consignment with LDRB.

      [Bookseller: Lord Durham Rare Books (IOBA)]
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        Ender's Game

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

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Sharpe's Honour.

      London: Collins, 1985.. First Edition. Octavo, pp. 320. Red cloth with gilt titles to spine, in pictorial dust wrapper designed by Ian Robertson, showing a broken telescope and a citadel on an opposing hill; unclipped. Binding shows well, with no signs of bumping or of wear. Internally clean, with nominal tanning. Dust jacket is bright and presentable, and likewise shows no signs of rubbing or tears. A devious French general attempts to turn the tide of the penninsular war by making peace between the French and the Spanish, leaving Britain isolated. Sharpe, perhaps unsurprisingly, has none of it. Adapted into an episode of the TV series, starring Sean Bean as Sharpe.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Enchanted Rock Views of a Texas Batholith

      Duncan & Gladstone, Austin, Texas 1985 - Copy number 6 of 50 from the deluxe limited copies with linen covered boards in Niger goatskin spine hand bound by Craig W. Jensen, signed by the artists Pat Brown, David Stark & Charles Rossman. Also has an original silver gelatin photograph plus the prospectus laid in. 10 full page illustrations by Pat Brown plus 30 photographs of David Stark. Both book and slipcase are in near fine condition. A gift quality copy. 81 pages. Extra shipping/insurance will be required. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wolfmueller's Books]
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        Patagonia Revisited.

      Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire: Michael Russell,, 1985. Illustrated by Kyffin Williams. Octavo. Original red and grey cloth, titles to spine gilt, horseman design to boards in red, grey endpapers. With the original glassine jacket. Engravings by Kyffin Williams throughout. A fine copy in the original glassine jacket. First edition, first impression. Number 238 of a limited edition of 250 numbered copies signed by both authors on the limitation leaf.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Sir Moses Montefiore Una Vita al Servizio dell'Ebraismo

      Organizzazione Sionistica Mondiale-Federazione Sefardita Italiana, FIRENZE 1985 - ITALIANO Estratto da "La Provincia di Livorno" n. 5 e nn. 1-2-3 del 1964. Copertina morbida con tit. al piatto e al dorso, macchia al piatto e al contropiatto posteriore, interno e legatura ottimi, volume corredato da ill. in b.n. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 15% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,00 euro.

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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