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        [Photo Album]: California Biker Album

      California. 1987-1993. Large square quarto. Gray plasticized binding with photographs mounted on adhesive pages with clear protective overlay. Album and photographs are fine. 89 color snapshot photographs measuring between 2.75" x 2.75" and 9" x 3.5". Several of the photographs have been intentionally trimmed for mounting but also including several panoramas. Some spare yet useful captions and dates. Images of California bikers, their bikes, their women, and their pets. Most of the images are from bike runs and rallies in California: Lake Isabella, Santa Barbara Pier, Tulare, Avila Beach, Pismo Beach, Cold Springs Tavern, and many more that are unidentified. While some of the subjects are identified, the owner of the album is identified only as "Me" and with his apparent girlfriend and/or wife, the large-breasted and occasionally very scantily clad "Betty" (also shown in the last part of the album with baby "Crystal"). Aside from a few images of pets, both dogs and cats, the remaining photos are in various locales, usually with Harley-Davidson bikes and with other outlaw bikers, including one of the compiler with famous Hell's Angel author Sonny Barger. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        The Broom of the System

      The Vikiing Press. Hardcover. 0670812307 Good++ in a Good++ dust jacket; Hardcover; First Edition; Very clean and attractive former library copy with minimal library markings; Jacket is excellent with no marks or tears, and has not been price-clipped, but has a library label to the base of spine area (Now fitted with a new, Brodart jacket protector); Boards are very clean with minor edgewear; Unblemished textblock edges; Last endpaper has been cleanly removed; New blue paste-downs added inside the front and back covers; Ink stamp to the title page, otherwise no library markings to the interior; Text pages are excellent and unmarked; Good binding, but with a couple of creases to the spine; This book will be stored and delivered in a sturdy cardboard box with foam padding; Medium Format (8.5 9.75 tall); Tan and white dust jacket with title in black lettering; 1987, The Vikiing Press; 467 pages; "The Broom of the System," by David Foster Wallace. . Good.

      [Bookseller: Salish Sea Books]
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        EQUAL RITES (Immaculate Uncorrected Proof Signed by Terry Pratchett)

      Gollancz, UK 1987 - Gollancz, London. 15 January 1987. Very rare uncorrected proof of the first edition of Equal Rites, the first of the Gollancz-published Discworld novel, complete with oversized proof dustjacket. The proof is immaculate in every respect, with pristine wrappers and spine, and pages that couldn't be any better. AS NEW AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fine Edition Books]
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        Georgia O'Keeffe at Ninety: Signed poster with original First Day Issue Stamp

      Malcolm Varon, 1987. Fine poster/Fine frame. A beautiful scarce poster portrait of Georgia O'Keeffe close to her 90th birthday in October, 1977, as captured by long-time photographer of O'Keeffe and her paintings, Malcolm Varon. Signed by Varon on the bottom right of the poster. This special poster also includes the First Day of Issue of O'Keeffe's first commemorative stamp issued by the U.S. Post Office on May 23, 1996, 10 years after her death. She was similarly honored with another commemorative stamp in 2013 featuring a different painting. Finely framed in a quality metal aluminum frame with UV (conservation) plexiglass to preserve the poster. Overall the framed poster measures 28" wide by 20" wide. In the fall of 1977, Georgia O'Keeffe gave New York photographer Malcom Varon permission to take photographs of her and her life at Ghost Ranch in New Mexico. He had been at Ghost Ranch for several weeks photographing her paintings for an upcoming exhibition, which he had done on previous occasions, and he came to know Georgia O'Keeffe and her companion Juan Hamilton quite well during that time. Varon's striking photograph gives a wonderful insider's view of this famous artist as she neared her 90th birthday a month later. In our opinion, one of the best American painters to ever share her wonderful art, Georgia O'Keeffe (November 15, 1887 - March 6, 1986) was an American artist best known for her paintings of enlarged flowers, New York skyscrapers, and New Mexico landscapes. The large orange poppy was one of the several iconic images of her work. One of those fortunate (?) artists whose work was appreciated during her lifetime, Georgia O'Keeffe was elected to the American Academy of Art and Letters (1962), chosen as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1966), received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1977, and in 1985 was awarded the National Medal of Arts. See our Book listings for books by and about Georgia O'Keeffe.

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        And the Band Played On. Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic.

      New York: St. Martin's Press, 1987 - Octavo. Original green cloth-backed white paper boards, title to spine gilt. With the dust jacket. A little toning to board edges, an excellent copy in the slightly toned jacket. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title, "To Dennis — warmly, Randy M. Shults. San Francisco." A masterpiece of investigative reporting and an international bestseller, Shilts's expose on the spread of HIV/AIDS revealed how the epidemic was allowed to spread unchecked during the early 1980's, with treatment hampered by government apathy, political infighting and institutional incompetence. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Totenwache. (2. Buchexperiment). Leporello aus 13 Segmenten (26 Seiten) in Siebdruck. Durchgehend ein- bis vierfarbig illustrierte Handschrift mit zahlreichen Zeichnungen.

      Leipzig: Ellmann. 1987 Folio. Pp. in Halbleinenschuber. Nr. 32 von 50 Exemplaren, vom Künstler signiert - der empfindliche Schuber mit wenigen kleinen Abriebstellen, sehr schönes Exemplar Versand D: 4,80 EUR [Pressendrucke]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat am St. Vith]
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        Simon Bening's Flemish Calendar - Signatur: Clm 23638 - Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Munich, Germany)

      Faksimile Verlag - Munich 1987 - Facsimile Edition of: Simon Bening's Flemish Calendar with shelf mark Clm 23638 - Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Munich, Germany), also known as Simon Benings Fl„mischer Kalender. *** Data of the original: 14.0 x 10.4 cm, 60 pages. Bruges (Belgium), 1520-1525. *** Illustrations: . *** Names related to the work: Simon Bening (1483 - 1561), Elector of Bavaria, Ferdinand Maria (1651 - 1679). *** Facsimile Edition: 1 volume: Exact reproduction of the original document (extent, color and size) *** Limitation: 980 copies. The binding has been manufactured in full accordance with the original: The book is bound in purple velvet and decorated with twelve rosettes, corner-fittings and clasps from massive sterling silver. The headband is sewn by hand. *** Commentary: 1 volume (482 pages) by Thomas Kren and Johannes Rathofer Languages: English, French, German.

      [Bookseller: Ziereis Faksimiles]
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        Essays on economic decisions under uncertainty. (Presentation copy, signed and inscribed by Drèze.)

      Cambridge, etc.: Cambridge University Press, 1987. - Presentation copy of the First Edition, inscribed: 'For Jack/in recognition of his profound/influence on my early/thinking, as a token of/gratitude and friendship/Jacques/9-7-87'. xxvii, 424 pp. Original cloth. Near Fine, in near fine dust jacket. 'While working on the thesis, I started working with Franco Modigliani on savings decisions under uncertainty. I soon realised that many other chapters of microeconomic theory similarly called for extension to uncertainty. My volume of collected papers, Essays on Economic Decisions under Uncertainty, consists of several parts: individual as well as public decisions, market equilibrium, consumer as well as producer decisions, human capital and labour contracts – a breadth singled out for praise by John Hey in his kind review of the book. My alertness to the need of spelling out the extensions to uncertainty of many economic models is no doubt rooted in my early exposure to practical business situations: coping with uncertainty was part of the daily life of my father and of his customers' (Omar Licandro and Pierre Dehez, 'From uncertainty to macroeconomics and back: An interview with Jacques Drèze', on Licandro's European University Institute, Florence, Web site). 'Jacques Drèze was among the handful of economists responsible for resurrecting economic theory on continental Europe which had been left moribund for much of the century after the dissipation of the Lausanne School. The new European economics also came with a distinct flavor of its own: 'Non-Walrasian' theory. Also important in developing the theory of the firm and finance in the context of multiple ownership and the theory of equilibrium under uncertainty' (History of Economic Thought Web site; this book is included in the site's 'Major Works of Drèze). The 'Jack' who would have been closest to Drèze was Jack Hirshleifer, one of his visitors at the Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) in Louvain whose work is referred to many times in the text. But Hirshleifer's influence on Drèze could not be described as early, so I think a more likely possibility is Jack Muth, referred to twice in the text (pp. 402, 418). In Licando and Dehez, Drèze recalls, 'So, thanks to a 3-months deferment granted by the Belgian army, I spent the fall of 1954 at Carnegie, associating with Modigliani and Miller, but also Herbert Simon, Charnes and Cooper, Cyert and March or Jack Muth and the team developing Linear Decision Rules. I took there a course in multivariate statistics, to make up for the absence of any econometric teaching at Columbia, and discovered Operations Research, which proved valuable when I did my military service as an OR specialist (sic) working for the Quarter Master General.' A statement by Oliver E. Williamson, in 'Transaction Cost Economics: An Introduction' (Economics Discussion Paper 2007-3, March 1, 2007) lends credence to the thought Drèze would remember Muth fondly: 'Jacques Drèze, who was a visitor at Carnegie, speaks for me and many others in recalling his time at Carnegie as follows: 'Never since have I experienced such intellectual excitement' (1995, p. 123)' (Dreze 1995 = '40 Years of Public Economics – A Personal Perspective,' Journal of Economic Perspectives 9 (2): 111-130 (Spring). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ted Kottler, Bookseller]
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        Sämtliche Werke in vier Bänden. (4 Bde.; komplett).

      Frankfurt, Deutscher Klassiker Verlag, - 1988 1987 - Kl.8°, 1244, 1072, 1133 u. 1055 S., OLdr. m. goldener Rückenprägung u. HLdr.-OU m. goldener Rückenprägung, Kopfgoldschnitt, 2 Lesebändchen., OUs am Rücken tlw. min. beschienen; die Bücher tadellos und meist ungelesen. Jeweils EA. (= Bibliothek deutscher Klassiker, Bd. 19, 24, 30, 33). Enth.: Bd. 1: Gedichte, Novellen 1848 - 1867; Bd. 2: Novellen 1867 - 1880; Bd. 3: Novellen 1881 - 1888; Bd. 4: Märchen, Kleine Prosa. 3100 gr. Schlagworte: Deutsche LiteraturKlassikerGesamtausgaben [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        Two Tales [The Tale of Hop-Frog & Monsieur Valdemar]

      UK: Chimaera Press. London, Chimaera Press, 1987. Limited edition in hardback with slipcase. One of 100 copies with four lithographs by Charles Keeping. Fine copy, with a couple of trivial marks to the case. Vellum-backed marbled boards. A lovely edition of Poe. . Fine. Hardback. Limited Edition. 1987.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        MATTA. MORFOLOGIE VERBALI NOTEBOOK N. 1 1936 - 1944.

      NUOVA ERI RAI 1987 - In 4 gr. di pagg. 283 ill. in nero e a colori. Leg. edit. sovr. fig. a colori con cofanetto in cartone. Volume perfetto.

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        Ponte di Rialto.

      Ponte di Rialto. Original etching signed by the artist, edition 44/60, 1987. 489 x 488 mm. £1440

      [Bookseller: Henry Southern Ltd.]
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        The Collected Fantasies of Jean "Moebius" Giraud. Collection of 7 Volumes. The collection includes: Volume I - Upon a Star / Volume II - Arzach & Other Fantasy Stories / Volume III - The Airtight Garage / Volume IV - The Long Tomorrow & Other Science Fiction Stories / Volume V - The Gardens of Aedena / Volume VI - Pharagonesia & Other Strange Stories / Volume VII - The Goddess //

      

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop]
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        THE KINGDOM OF THIS WORLD

      1987 . (Juarez, Roberto)illus. THE KINGDOM OF THIS WORLD by Alejo Carpentier, with etchings by Roberto Juarez, and an introduction by John Hersey. Limited Editions Club, NY, 1987. Edition of 750 copies, signed by artist and by Hersey (this copy also signed by Bruce Chandler, the printer). Folio, black goatskin and red cloth, black cloth slipcase, 104pp., with seven etchings, chine colle, together with a separate suite of the etchings, in very large Folio format, in a black cloth portfolio, with a red goatskin label, each etching signed and numbered iii/v, and initialed "P/P" (Printer's Proof). This is one of five special sets of the etchings prepared for the collaborators. Fine. Roberto Juarez is an American painter and printmaker. He was born in 1952 in Chicago, studied at the San Francisco Art institute and at UCLA. From the time of his first show at the Robert Miller Gallery in New York he has been a respected and influential presence on the American Art scene. He has had many solo exhibitions and has been included in numerous group shows, and his work is now in many institutional and private collections (see his website for a detailed listing). He lived for many years in Miami, but now resides in New York City.

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        Georgia O'Keeffe at Ninety: Signed poster with original First Day Issue Stamp

      Malcolm Varon, 1987. Fine poster/Fine frame. A beautiful scarce poster portrait of Georgia O'Keeffe close to her 90th birthday in October, 1977, as captured by long-time photographer of O'Keeffe and her paintings, Malcolm Varon. Signed by Varon on the bottom right of the poster. This special poster also includes the First Day of Issue of O'Keeffe's first commemorative stamp issued by the U.S. Post Office on May 23, 1996, 10 years after her death. She was similarly honored with another commemorative stamp in 2013 featuring a different painting. Finely framed in a quality metal aluminum frame with UV (conservation) plexiglass to preserve the poster. Overall the framed poster measures 28" wide by 20" wide. In the fall of 1977, Georgia O'Keeffe gave New York photographer Malcom Varon permission to take photographs of her and her life at Ghost Ranch in New Mexico. He had been at Ghost Ranch for several weeks photographing her paintings for an upcoming exhibition, which he had done on previous occasions, and he came to know Georgia O'Keeffe and her companion Juan Hamilton quite well during that time. Varon's striking photograph gives a wonderful insider's view of this famous artist as she neared her 90th birthday a month later. In our opinion, one of the best American painters to ever share her wonderful art, Georgia O'Keeffe (November 15, 1887 - March 6, 1986) was an American artist best known for her paintings of enlarged flowers, New York skyscrapers, and New Mexico landscapes. The large orange poppy was one of the several iconic images of her work. One of those fortunate (?) artists whose work was appreciated during her lifetime, Georgia O'Keeffe was elected to the American Academy of Art and Letters (1962), chosen as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1966), received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1977, and in 1985 was awarded the National Medal of Arts. See our Book listings for books by and about Georgia O'Keeffe.

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        Rare Orissa Manuscript

      18th Century, Orissa - This 18th century manuscript is hand written and painted on 135 (270 pages) palm leaves in Sanskrit with Oriya script. 5 or 6 lines per leaf, with original wooden end-boards. It depicts the famous story of Krishna Lila from the holy book Bhagavata Purana by Jagannath Das. It shows the birth of Krishna, his childhood in Brindaban, defeating the deamons, playing with the gopis etc. The manuscript starts with the miniatures of Ganesha and Krishna. There are about 270 miniatures in this manuscript and each leaf has two or three transversal decorations of plants, birds, fish and geometric figures. As the last leaf is numbered 156, it indicates that there were more leaves originally.This manuscript was examined by Mrs. Dipali Ghosh, head of the Indian Manuscript Department of the British Library. Mrs. Ghosh has confirmed the dating of this manuscript to the 18th century and was in her opinion in very good condition despite missing some leaves.In all events a rare manuscript in wonderful condition and bright colours. Literature: "The Bhagavata Purana - An Illustrated Oriya Palmleaf Manuscript", P.K. Mishra. Abhinav Publications. New Dheli 1987. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meijering Art Books]
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        The Augsburg Raid; The story of one of the most dramatic and dangerous raids ever mounted by RAF Bomber Command [Double Signed] + Flown Cover

      Published by Goodall Publications Ltd., London and St. Albans First Edition . 1987. - First edition hard back binding in publisher's original colour illustrated glazed boards by Peter Gunthorpe. 8vo. 8'' x 5¼''. Contains 140 [iv] printed pages of text with monochrome photographs to the centre pages. In Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Original John Dering Nettleton VC signature on a small piece of white paper tipped to the title page SIGNED 'J. D. Nettleton'. Small reference material giving authenticity to Nettleton's signature dated 17 April 1942. With the addition of 60th anniversary flown Augsburg Raid cover Number 53 of 300 SIGNED by Flight Lieutenant P. A. Dorehill, Nettleton's co-pilot on the raid, and the only one to make it home. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0907579094 WORLD WAR II [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Little Stour Books PBFA Member]
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        The Robber Bridegroom

      Pennyroyal Press, 1987. Limited edition; No. 21 of 150., 1987.. Limited edition; No. 21 of 150.. Fine in custom mylar cover.. Illustrated by Barry Moser.. Crushed red morocco, stamped in gilt to spine. Signed by Eudora Welty & Barry Moser.

      [Bookseller: The Hermitage Bookshop, Member ABAA]
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        California Time

      New York 1987 - Fol., 2 Bll. Tit., 12 Bll., 1 doppelblattgroße farbige Illustration auf Transparentpapier, Original- Plexiglaseinband u. Olwd. Kassette., Kasette gering bestoßen, sonst wie druckfrisch. (Spindler 168, 6) - Eines von 45 (ges. 67) sign. Ex.; Einband von Chr. Zwang, Hamburg. - Künstlerbuch, gedruckt in Silber mit Grün, mit 18 teils doppelblattgroßen und teils zweifarbigen Illustrationen

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dietrich Schneider-Henn]
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        Ewig wehrt am längsten (K.S.) - Hommage a Kurt Schwitters.

      Dresden, / 1988. Montage und Druck: B 53, Buchbinder: R. Jacob. 1987 - 40x36cm. Braunmelierter Originalpappband mit schwarzgedrucktem Deckeltitel in einfacher Schnürmappe. 1 Bl. Titel, 16(+1) Offset-Drucke und Siebdrucke auf Hahnemühle-Bütten, 1 Bl. Impressum. Zwischen den einzelnen Druckblättern jeweils ein bis zwei weitere Blätter aus verschiedenen Materialien, alle künstlerisch gestaltet in der Art des Dadaismus. Neuwertiges Exemplar. Vierfach signiert von Veit Hofmann (für die Blätter 1 bis 4), Klaus Weidensdorfer (5 bis 8), Bernd Hahn (9 bis 12) und Andreas Küchler (13 bis 16). Vorliegendes Exemplar Nr. 9 (handschriftlich) von nur 70 Stück der einmaligen Auflage. Illu [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        The Collected Fantasies of Jean "Moebius" Giraud. Collection of 7 Volumes. The collection includes: Volume I - Upon a Star / Volume II - Arzach & Other Fantasy Stories / Volume III - The Airtight Garage / Volume IV - The Long Tomorrow & Other Science Fiction Stories / Volume V - The Gardens of Aedena / Volume VI - Pharagonesia & Other Strange Stories / Volume VII - The Goddess //

      Titan Books, London 1987 - All Volumes are First Titan Editions. 7 Volumes. London, Titan Books, 1987 - 1990. Octavo. Each Volume with c. 60 pages (Total of c. 420 pages). Original Softcover. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external shelfwear to the Volumes (corners and lower edges very slightly frayed) . All Volumes appear to be nearly unread. Very rare Collection ! Jean Henri Gaston Giraud (8 May 1938 – 10 March 2012) was a French artist, cartoonist and writer who worked in the Franco-Belgian bandes dessinées tradition. Giraud garnered worldwide acclaim predominantly under the pseudonym Mœbius and to a lesser extent Gir, which he used for the Blueberry series and his paintings. Esteemed by Federico Fellini, Stan Lee and Hayao Miyazaki among others, he has been described as the most influential bandes dessinées artist after Hergé. His most famous works include the series Blueberry, created with writer Jean-Michel Charlier, featuring one of the first anti-heroes in Western comics. As Mœbius he created a wide range of science fiction and fantasy comics in a highly imaginative, surreal, almost abstract style. These works include Arzach and the Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius. He also collaborated with avant-garde filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky for an unproduced adaptation of Dune and the comic book series The Incal. Mœbius also contributed storyboards and concept designs to numerous science fiction and fantasy films, such as Alien, Tron, The Fifth Element and The Abyss. In 2004, Moebius and Jodorowsky sued Luc Besson for using The Incal as inspiration for Fifth Element, a lawsuit which they lost. Blueberry was adapted for the screen in 2004 by French director Jan Kounen. Sprache: English Excellent condition with only minor signs of external shelfwear to the Volumes (corners and lower edges very slightly frayed) . All Volumes appear to be nearly unread. Very rare Collection ! [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop Ltd.]
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        WEAVEWORLD (Pristine Signed, Numbered & Slipcased Limited Edition)

      Collins, UK 1987 - Collins, UK. December 1987. Superb UK limited edition. Both trade editions, the UK edition (Collins) and the US edition (Poseidon) were published in October 1987, as was the Poseidon limited edition. This superior Collins limited edition followed in December, 1987. This is an immaculate copy of it. It is number 498 of 500 signed copies offered for sale, and it is completely PRISTINE IN EVERY RESPECT. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Boddenlandschaft. Aquarell.

      (Schwerin) Meier 1987. - 49 x 68,5 cm. Signiert und datiert: HMei13. Abbildung. :Graphiken [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        La Odisea. Traducida en verso castellano por Jose Manuel Pabon. Ilustrada con 24 aguafuertes originales de Guillermo Perez Villalta

      Turner, Madrid 1987 - exquisita encuadernación jansenista en piel azul muy bien conservada con nervios, estuche ilustrado con 24 aguafuertes a plena página fuera de paginación, edición numerada de 139 ejemplares firmados en el colofón por el artista, preciosa edición. . 304 págs.

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        Myriade de feuilles assemblées au pays du Soleil Levant

      Pierre de Tartas, Bièvres 1987 - Un volume grand in-4 en feuilles, chemise illustrée, coffret éditeur. Très beau recueil de poèmes japonais, magnifiquement illustré de 12 lithographies en couleurs hors texte sur double planche et de 15 lavis lithographiés in texte par Yves Brayer et imprimé à seulement 524. Notre exemplaire est le n°31, l'un des 120 imprimé sur Japon nacré. Et comprend  : la suite de 14 (sur 15) lavis in texte tirée sur Japon impérial  ; une épreuve de l'empreinte du décor figurant sur le coffret tirée sur japon nacré  ; 2 doubles planches tirées sur soie avec 8 poèmes et 8 lavis inédits. En revanche, il ne possède pas la suite des 12 double-planches imprimées sur soie. Très bel exemplaire. // One volume, in leaves, pictorial wrapper, editor's case. A collection of Japanese poems wonderfully illustrated with woodcuts and coloured lithographs by Yves Brayer (French painter, 1907-1900). A 524 copies only run. Here copy n°31 printed on Japanese paper and enriched with a suite of the in-text lithographs (14 on 15), a proof of the upper case design printed on Japanese vellum, 8 original illustrated poems printed on silk, and yet without the expected suite of the 12 out-of-text lithographs printed on silk. Gorgeous copy. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        HENRY WILLIAM RAVENEL, 1814-1887: South Carolina Scientist in the CIVIL War Era

      Alabama, 1987, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First Edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; ISBN/EAN: 9780817302979. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6070.

      [Bookseller: Books On The Boulevard]
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        The Songlines

      London: Jonathan Cape,, 1987. Octavo. Original brown cloth-backed marbled boards, title to spine gilt, boards ruled gilt. With the glassine dust jacket. A fine copy. First edition, signed limited issue. Number 59 of 150 copies signed by the author and specially bound for London Limited Editions.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Mega Maid Face Prop (Spaceballs)

      

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        Novecento. Gli scrittori e la cultura letteraria nella società italiana.

      Marzorati Ed. 1987-89,, Milano, - A cura di A.Sacchetti, U.Frangapane, F.Frattini, M.Mazzola, S.e G.Paone. 11 voll. in 13 tomi cm.17x24,5, pp.ca.10.000 complessive,alcune tavv.bn.e col.ft. legg.ed.in imitlin, sopracoperte.

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        Günther, Herta. - "Josephine".

      - Zeichnung / Pastellkreide, auf Aquarellbütten, 1987. Von Herta Günther. 42,2 x 29,4 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Rechts oben in schwarzer Kreide signiert und datiert. - Sehr guter Zustand. Herta Günther (*1934 Dresden, lebt und arbeitet in Dresden). Deutsche Malerin und Grafikerin. 1951-56 Studium an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste bei Hans Theo Richter und Max Schwimmer. Seit 1956 im Verband bildender Künstler. Ab 1957 freischaffend. Zahlreiche Reisen ins Ausland. 1966 erste Einzelausstellung. 1970 eigenes Atelier im Haus des heutigen Societätstheaters Dresden. 1978 Eröffnung der Ausstellung im Glockenspielpavillon Dresden durch Dr. Fritz Löffler. 1983 Werkverzeichnis der Druckgrafik. 1989 umfangreiche Ausstellung mit Katalog im Museum Galerie Junge Kunst in Frankfurt/Oder. Herta Günther zählt zu den wichtigsten Dresdner Künstlerinnen des 20. Jahrhunderts. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Snaffles: The Life and Work Of Charlie Johnson Payne 1884-1967

      Stanley Paul 1987, London - 160 pp. One of 25 lettered copies for presentation. Signed by both authors, and presented on the half-title by Collens. Leather spine over oblong boards. In slipcase. Top edge gilt. Folded dust jacket of trade edtion in pocket at rear. Fully illustrated. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Stephen Foster - ABA ILAB & PBFA]
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        Berthe Morisot: Impressionist

      Rizzoli Intl Pubns, 1987. 228 Seiten 4°, Gebundene Ausgabe mit Schutzumschlag kleinere Gebrauchsspuren, Innen sauber und ordentlich W4 Versand D: 4,90 EUR

      [Bookseller: ABC Versandantiquariat]
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        Die Küchenmagd in Rückenansicht. Blatt 3 aus der 5-Blatt-Folge „Frauen und Mädchen bei häuslichen Beschäftigungen".

      - Kupferstich, auf Bütten mit Wasserzeichen: Schellenkappe. 20,5:16,4 cm. Auf die Umfassungslinie geschnitten. Literatur: Nagler aus 16-20; Andresen, aus 4; Le Blanc aus 4-8; Wurzbach 6; Hollstein; Ausst. Katalog: Das Verborgene Museum I. Dokumentation der Kunst von Frauen in Berliner öffentlichen Sammlungen. Berlin 1987, vgl. S. 79 (hier ein anderes Blatt aus der Folge). Über die Zeichnerin und Radiererin ist wenig bekannt. Sie war die älteste Tochter des Kupferstechers H.L. Roghman (gest. nach 1647) und der Maria Roghman, Tochter des anerkannten Malers R. Savery (1576 od. 1578 – 1639). Sie arbeitete in der Werkstatt ihres Vaters, von dem sie sicher auch ausgebildet worden war, und widmete sich vornehmlich Genreszenen. Daneben radierte sie nach Zeichnungen ihres Bruders Roeland (1620-1686). Auch ihre Schwester Magdalena (1637 – nach 1669) war künstlerisch tätig.

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        Spinoza Opera. 5. Bände komplett. Im Auftrag der Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften

      Carl Winter 1987 - Exemp. i.sehr gut.Zust. Geringste Lager-o.Altersspuren b.genauster Betr., mögl. Innen wie neu. Sehr saubere und schöne Exemplare. Deutsch 4450g gr. 8° - groß Oktav (entspricht 22,5 - 25 cm)

      [Bookseller: Guthschrift Antiquariat]
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        Collection of books, manifestos, exhibition catalogs and original work related to the Czech post-war surrealist group Skupina Ra (Ra Group).

      Czech Republic, 1946-1987 - The Ra Group was a Czech post-war surrealist formation that became active in the late 1930s, existed illegally during the German Protectorate, and held public exhibits in the late 1940s, before again being banned as an ideologically hostile movement by the Czechoslovak Communist government in 1948. Its core group included writers Zdenek Lorenc and Ludvík Kundera (a cousin of Milan), and artists Josef Istler, Milos Korecek, Bohdan Lacina, Vilém Reichmann, Václav Tikal, and Václav Zykmund. Although surrealism was forbidden both by the Fascist Protectorate and the Communist government, it was a highly productive influence in Czech post-war art and literature, and various members of Skupina Ra continued their work even after Socialist Realism became the officially mandated program. In the group’s manifesto, which appears in Skupina Ra (1947), it distanced itself from “orthodox” and “analytic” interwar surrealism, especially that of Karel Teige’s Surrealist Group, noting that “the terrible years of cultural isolation during the Protectorate and the total break from foreign avant-gardes brought about this state of affairs” (cited in Derek Sayer, 2013, p. 405). Skupina Ra wanted to break with the traditional heavy reliance on theory in surrealism and with its emphasis on automatic methods, instead viewing surrealism more broadly, “as the extreme essence and concentration of all lyricism” (Skupina Ra, 13).This collection gathers the group’s two early programmatic anthologies – A zatím co válka (And while the war, 1946) and Skupina Ra (1946), which contain the group’s manifestos; later individual exhibition catalogs by Istler, Lacina and Hudecek; important examples of book design and illustration by Istler and Tikal, and literary works by members of the group. Also included is a set of nine original “Fokalky” by Milos Korecek, surrealist photograms inspired by Vítezslav Nezval’s interwar decals. Some works are unique, a large number are signed and inscribed, in one case by all members of the group. Other titles are not, or only scarcely, recorded in KVK and OCLC, making this collection a valuable resource for future studies of this still largely unexamined movement. Inquire for a list of titles and condition descriptions. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Penka Rare Books, ILAB]
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        Tréfa. [The Joke.]

      AB Független Kiadó, Budapest 1987 - In publisher's illustrated wrappers, designed by László Rajk. Samizdat edition. First Hungarian edition. 372, (2) p. Samizdat edition of Kundera's 1967 novel "The Joke", that was banned in the Communist Hungary. Kundera's novel "The Joke" was first published in the time of the political liberalization in Czechoslovakia in 1967, just prior to the Prague Spring. The book was immediately translated into Hungarian and was about to be officially published in 1968. However due to the invasion of Czechoslovakia by the Warsaw Pact nations, among them Hungary in August 1968, the already printed and bound volumes never reached the bookstores, the title became banned, and most copies were destroyed. Eventually, twenty years later, in 1986, the book was first published in Hungarian, still underground, in this samizdat edition, by the AB Független Kiadó (AB Independent Publisher). Samizdat editions, mostly political pamphlets, appeared in Hungary in the 1970s in the poor form of carbon copies of typescripts. Later in the 80s the so-called Democratic Opposition in Hungary established semi-underground publishings, like "AB Független" to publish not merely political literature but also literature that was banned by the Communist politics, among others the works of Milan Kundera or George Orwell. Samizdat edition. First Hungarian edition.

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        Hawai'i One Summer 1978. Woodcuts by Deng Ming-Dao

      San Francisco: Meadow Press, 1987 - 4to, red cloth spine, split-board with sewing over purple linen tapes decorated cloth boards and slipcase. Folding frontis and color wood-cuts. ? A series of eleven prose sketches by Maxine Hong Kingston with accompaning colorful wood-cut illustrations by Deng Ming-Dao, handsomely designed and printed by Leigh McLellan of the Meadow Press in San Francisco. First edition, one of 75 copies (of a total edition of 225) bound by the printer. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brick Row Book Shop, ABAA]
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        Automne.- Avec deux dessins originaux de Takesada Matsutani.

      P., Michel Nitabah, typographie François Da Ros, 15 novembre 1987. - 45 x 12 cm ouvert, 13 x 11,5 cm fermé. Imprimé sur papier Kozo du Japon, sous couverture pur chiffon du Moulin de Larroque. Etui éditeur titré. Edition originale, illustrée de dessins de Matsutani, tirée à 13 exemplaires numérotés sur papier Kozo du Japon (+ 5 h. c.), sous couverture pur chiffon du Moulin de Larroque. Exemplaire signé au crayon par l'auteur et l'artiste au colophon. Sommaire : - Matsutani Takesada (1937) est un artiste abstrait, peintre, graveur et créateur d'installations de renommée internationale. Il a fait de la colle, du graphite et de l'encre ses outils de prédilection. Diplômé de l'École des Arts et Industries d'Osaka, il expose en 1960 ses peintures à la 9e exposition du groupe d'avant-garde Gutaï, dont il est élu membre en 1963, et avec lequel il continue d'exposer jusqu'en 1968. En 1966, ayant obtenu le Prix de l'Institut franco-japonais de Tokyo pour un séjour en France, il se rend à Paris où il va s'installer de manière définitive. De 1967 à 1970, il se forme à la gravure dans l'Atelier 17 de Stanley William Hayter, dont il devient l'assistant. Matsutani expose dans les plus grands musées et festivals du monde, seul ou lors d'expositions collectives Gutai, notamment au Guggenheim de New-York en 2013 (Gutai, Splendid Playground). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Jordan And The Holy Land (Fodors travel guides)

      Hodder & Stoughton, 1987. Paperback. Used; Good. Paperback; English language; good condition; revised and updated edition. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        GRRRHHHH A STUDY OF SOCIAL PATTERNS...

      Purchase, NY: Ear / Say, 1987. [462]pp. Thick oblong octavo. Woven decorative cloth and decorated boards, paper spine label, ribbon tie. Illustrated in color throughout. Minute trace of rubbing to lower fore-tips, otherwise fine. First edition. With illustrative matter based on art weavings by Sandra Brownlee-Ramsdale, and with chants and stories by Dennis Bernstein. Copy #2 of fifteen numbered copies, specially bound with an original woven spine, signed by Lehrer, and with a swatch of weaving depicting an animal tipped to the front pastedown. There was also a trade issue of 635 ordinary copies in wrappers. "An extended visual fugue based on the long-forgotten but important [imaginary] animals of the earth ... this volume attempts to document the evolutionary and social patterns of these mytho-hysterical creatures." The book was printed via offset in a manner that "allowed for experimentation with translucent, opaque, and iridescent inks, split fountains, overprinting techniques and multiple plate exposures." The book was printed on Mohawk Superfine text paper, and this copy is inscribed by Lehrer on the title to Mohawk Paper Company (one of two copies presented to them by Lehrer). Laid in is a one page t.l.s. forwarding the two copies of the deluxe edition, dated 4 April 1989, apologizing for the delay in the preparation of the special copies, and commenting on the press the book had received and the response from parties who have been show regular copies by Mohawk. Also laid in is a copy of a publication press release.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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        Case.

      1987 - Annamaria Rossi Zen nasce ad Adria (Rovigo) nell’ottobre del 1940. Vive a Trento dal 1951. Studia pittura all’Accademia delle Belle Arti di Verona, tecniche incisorie e sperimentali a Venezia, arte applicata ad Urbino. Dal 1963 partecipa alle più qualificate rassegne d’arte nazionali e internazionali, conseguendo significativi primi premi e importanti riconoscimenti; ultimi tra questi, il premio del Presidente della Repubblica Carlo Azeglio Ciampi e il premio Rotare dal Rotare Club di Adria, sua città natale. Ha partecipato a numerose collettive in Italia e all’estero. Recenti sono gli inviti alle rassegne "Arte Trentina del Novecento, 1975-2000" allestita a Palazzo Trentini di Trento e a "Situazioni. Trentino Arte 2003" al MART, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto. Ha illustrato con le sue opere numerosi testi poetici e narrativi e ha tenuto oltre ottanta personali nelle principali città italiane e all’estero. Formato: Olio su tela d cm 35x40.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        Huit Têtes. De la série Hostages (Samuel Beckett; John Cage; Jean-Paul Sartre; Joseph Beuys)

      1987 - Color lithograph on wove. 70 x 100 cm. Full margins. Unspecified edition size. Printer's embossed stamp in the lower right corner "Quensen Lithographie". From the series "Hostages". Dated '87 and signed in white oil pastel in the lower right corner. Inscribed in black pencil on the reverse. A few tiny spots in the margin in the lower right corner. Overall: Fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: ARCHIVES]
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        Sammlung Eckert : Plansammlung aus d. Nachlass Balthasar Neumanns im Mainfränk. Museum Würzburg. Hrsg. vom Mainfränk. Museum Würzburg. Unter Mitverwendung d. Vorarbeiten von Joachim Hotz bearb. von Hanswernfried Muth ...

      Würzburg : Echter 1987. 126 Seiten, 258 Abbildungen, Mit dabei die original Kassette mit 172 Bildtafeln, davon 25 in Farbe Sammelmappe, ein Verschluss kaputt, sonst guter Zustand Die \"Sammlung Eckert\" des Mainfränkischen Museums Würzburg gehört zu den bedeutendsten Plansammlungen, die zur Geschichte der europäischen Barockkunst überliefert sind. Aus dem Baubüro Balthasar Neumanns stammend, gelangten die Architekturentwürfe dieser Plansammlung sowie das Skizzenbuch Eckert 1804 in den Besitz der Familien Eckert, deren Vorfahre einst den Dachstuhl der Würzburger Residenz errichtet hatte. Im Zweiten Weltkrieg erlitt das Skizzenbuch schweren Schaden. Von den 172 erhaltenen Plänen davon 25 in Farbe wurde hier eine Schmuckkassette ( Größe 70x60x10 cm ) erstellt, weiter befindet sich in der Kassette ein Begleitband 30x23 er enthält den beschreibenden Katalog aller Blätter der Plansammlung und des Skizzenbuchs sowie die Wiedergabe aller 1945 verbrannten Entwürfe, sowie Fotoaufnahmen die überliefert sind ( 134 der 253 vernichteten Plänen sowie 122 der 134 Blätter des Skizzenbuch, somit stellt dieser Tafelband eine weitestgehende Rekonstruktion der Sammlung in ihrem ursprünglichen Umfang dar.) Lit-Bio- 3429010373 Versand D: 4,50 EUR Architektur / Architekten, Balthasar Neumann / Architekt / Barock

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        PTAKI / BIRDS [und] PSALM. Realized at Galeria RR, June 1985 [und] February 1986.

      Warszawa. Alma Art. 1987. Auflage 1000 Exemplare. 2 LP´s. 31,5 x 31,5 cm. OKarton-Cover. Tadelloses Exemplar, Platten mint. Beide, 1987 von Andrzej Mitan und Cezary Staniszewski (BIRDS unter der genannten Mitwirkung von Wlodzimierz Borowski und Tomasz Wilmanski, unter welchem Zutun ist aber nicht eruierbar) veröffentlichten Langspielplatten in der jeweils limmitierten Auflage von 200 Exemplaren (Gesamtauflage 1000 Exemplare) der als Multiple herausgegebenen Edition mit gestalteten Cover-Behältnissen: PTAKI / BIRD mit dem Maschendrahtgitter als Umhüllung, ungeöffnet wie ausgeliefert und PSALM umwickelt mit einem 90 x 60 cm großen weißen Leinentuch mit angetackertem Etikett. Birds resultiert aus einer Performance mit Klangelementen und Vogelstimmen. Beide Cover in Siebdruck gestaltet. Beide Platten ungespielt und ungenutzt. In dieser Erhaltung und als Ensemble sehr rar. Andrzej Mitan ist ein 1950 in Polen geborener Klangkünstler, Sound Poet und Performer sowie Kurator des Klub Muzyki Nowej Remont in Warschau. Er organisierte das International Art Festival Warszawie Miedzynarodowe Seminarium Sztuki und gründete das Label Alma Art zur unabhängigen Produktion von experimenteller Musik.[Vgl. https://vimeo.com/24442204 [BIRDS]; Schraenen, Vinyl, S. 148 und 169; nicht bei Broken Music]. Versand D: 2,00 EUR 20. Jahrhundert / 20th Century, Kunst, Musik / Music, Polen / Poland, Künstlerschallplatten

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Querido - Kunst und Fotograf]
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        Le Vite de' Piu Eccellenti Pittori Scultori e Architettori nelle redazioni del 1550-1568

      Firenze: Sansoni, 1987. `. Hardcover. Very good. Testo a cura di R.Bettarini, commento secolare e indici a cura di Paola Barocchi. Complete set of 11 volumes, including text (6V), commentary (3V), and index (2V). All volumes bound in grey cloth with red spine labels.Some variation in the greys, minor shelfwear. Internals clean and sound. The standard critical edition of Vasari's Lives in Italian. Oversized: Shipping cost will be signficantly more than standard for priority or international orders.

      [Bookseller: Walkabout Books, ABAA]
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