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        THE TOUGH COUGHS AS HE PLOUGHS THE DOUGH. Early Writings and Cartoons.

      William Morrow / Remco Worldservice Books, New York 1987 - SIGNED BY DR. SEUSS without personalization. A Fine hardback Stated First Edition First Printing in a Fine Dust Jacket. Sm. 4to. 143 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: By The Book, LC ABAA-ILAB]
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        Australian Stud Book, Bicentennial Edition (set of 30 volumes)

      Sydney: The Australian Jockey Club and Victoria Racing Club, 1987. Set of 30 volumes from 1878 to 1973. This is set No. 211 of the limited edition of 1,000 copies. Cream leatherette boards with gilt titling; decorations in gilt and green. Volume One contains several colour photos and introductory articles. Each volume has green and yellow ribbon markers. Two of the spines have minor scuffs; overall a very good set. NOTE: this set is heavy, so extra postage will be required. Please ask for a quote on shipping.. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Tapsell's Books]
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        La puttana errante

      Costigliole, All'Insegna del Lanzello, 1987. 1987 In 4°, p. 75. Con 17 acqueforti di Mino Maccari (7 nel testo e 10 a piena pagina, numerate, firmate e raccolte in una cartelletta). Tiratura di 100 esemplari. Cartonatura editoriale. Cofanetto.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marisa Meroni]
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        Knots and Crosses

      Bodley Head, 1987. 1st edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author with his noughts-and-crosses drawing. Fine, with the usual tanning of the text block, but no foxing. In a fine dustwrapper, not clipped, and no spine-fading. The very scarce first John Rebus novel was printed in a very small quantity, and now, because of the huge success of the author, is one of the crime highlights of the last 30 years. Extremely nice copy, rare in this condition.

      [Bookseller: Shellhouse Books]
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        Frank Gardiner, The Bushranger : A Definitive History

      Tranter Enterprises, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 1987 - Limited Edition. Number 536 Of 1,100. Signed By Author. Hard Cover Book Is In As New Condition. Collector's Item. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Making of the African Queen, The or How I Went to Africa with Bogart, Bacall & Huston & Almost Lost My Mind SIGNED BY KATHARINE Hepburn

      Alfred Knopf, NY, 1987 - HBDJ, 1987, stated 1st edition, DATES Match on Title & Copyright page, PC, F/F-, AS-IS, 134 pgs, Ivory tweed cloth with Facsimile Signature in gold gilt of HEPBURN on Front, DJ light , wear & slight darkening edges DJ, Interior very light wear nice tight Clean, very tightly bound. No writing or markings inside the book other than the actress signature [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bluff Park Rare Books]
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        Escorial Biblesand Biblia Ladinada

      96 -London - Madison, 1987 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A smart collection of translations of the fifteenth centuryHebrew Bible, revised for the use of Christians. Spanish series. Containing two copies of I. J. 4 volume two, dated 1987,which each contain six facsimiles. I. ii. 19 edited with an introduction, glossary and notes by Mark G. Littlefield, dated 1992. Biblia Ladinada I. J. 3 being a critical edition with notes and commentaries, dated 1992. Volume two Isaiah to Maccabees, dated 1995. Lastly I. I. 7 with notes and a glossary by Mark G. Littlefield. Created through the Division of Research Programs of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Edited by various members of the Advisory Board of The Hispanic Seminary of Medieval Studies. Including Oliver H. Hauptmann, Mark G. Littlefield, and Moshe Lazar. Condition: All volumes are in their original cloth bindings with gilt lettering to the spines and front boards. Externally, each volume is generally smart, with only some light shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean throughout. Overall: NEAR FINE..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        *Signed by George Lucas* Industrial Light & Magic: The Art of Special Effects

      Ballantine Books, 1987-10-12. 3rd printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed by Other. *Signed by George Lucas* Industrial Light & Magic: The Art of Special Effects. This copy is *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by George Lucas on the 1/2 tp, inscribed to Bruce, May the force be with you. Very Good+ (8 of 10) / in Very Good dustjacket (7 of 10). minor rubbing to corners, shelf wear, uncommon signature, guaranteed authentic, purchased from original owner.. * * * * * * * * * * {FREE Media Mail Shipping! Images available for any item, just ask. Any images shown next to the listing that have our www.aCastleofBooks.com watermark on them are the exact item you will receive, all other images are for reference only. Free delivery confirmation for domestic orders. Books with Author signatures are guaranteed authentic. We understand collectors needs in terms of accurate grading and proper packaging. We stand behind our descriptions 100%. All items will be shipped securely to insure that they arrive in exactly the same condition in which they left. May have small easily erasable pencil markings on first page. Our Packing Slips do not contain any pricing information so you may order items as Gifts or for Dropship without concern. We ship every Monday, Wednesday & Friday morning. All items subject to prior sale. Why the odd prices? We run a percent discount for our Biblio listings, which insures Biblio has our lowest prices online, but does give odd change.}

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        Collected Stories

      Underwood/Miller 1987 - Underwood-Miller, Los Angeles/ Columbia, 1987. Hard Cover. All five volumes in fine condition. First Edition/First Printing. All volumes square solid tight unread copies. All volumes are First Editions/ First Printings. This is the Deluxe Limited Edition, issued in 5-volume sets, limited to 100 sets, this is #6. The limitation page also contains the author's signature from a cancelled check that has been added to that same page by the publisher. Laid into the first volume is a folded sheet titled, Brief Synopsis for Alternate World Novel, "The Acts of Paul." All five volumes bound in red leather like material, housed in the publisher's black faux leather slipcase, as issued. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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        Originalphotographie mit eigenh. U. ("F. Mitterand") sowie der vom deutschen Bundespräsidenten Richard von Weizsäcker.

      O. O. u. D. - 126:188 mm. Die Aufnahme zeigt Mitterand und Weizsäcker am 19. Oktober 1987 nach dem Abschreiten der Ehrenformation der Bundeswehr im Park der Villa Hammerschmidt. - Die Verso-Seite mit ms. Bildlegende.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Whale Rider (First Edition, inscribed)

      William Heinemann, Auckland, New Zealand 1987 - First New Zealand edition (and correct first). Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper, "Lisa, / Arohanui - this small / fable of whales and / whale riders! / Arohanui, / Witi Ihimaera." Fine in a Fine dust jacket. Basis for the notable 2002 New Zealand film directed by Niki Caro. Scarce, particularly in this condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        Les maisons de Muraz *

      [Atelier de et à Saint-Prex 1987]. - Eau-forte originale couleur 30 x 24, signée du monogramme et justifiée "pl refusée", sur Chine ou Japon. Avant dernière planche, ici en variante d'état et de teinte (refusée), du "Testament du Haut-Rhône" de Maurice Chappaz, de l'édition publiée par Gonin en 1987. Ni la justification du livre ni le catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé de l'artiste ne donne quelque précision sur ce tirage.[Daulte 543; Bogousslavsky 34]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Oh 7e Ciel]
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        Ebauche d'un serpent.

      1987 - Maquette originale manuscrite, 1987, in-4, couverture sur fond noir contrecollé d'un serpent d'argent moucheté. Eve, un serpent, tentation et méditations. sur ces variations poétiques de Paul VALERY, Marianne CLOUZOT réalise la maquette de ce livre, en trente et une compositions à l'encre de chine, d'un trait stylisé aux accents surréalistes. Cette maquette manuscrite et complète de ses trente-et-un dessins originaux est à la recherche d'un éditeur. Livres

      [Bookseller: Librairie Chretien]
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        Stadt des Schwarz / Eighteen Photographs of Berlin

      Washington, D.C.: Loosestrife Editions, 1987. Black front endpaper has a vertical crease, light internal thumb creases on a few pages; a near fine copy in stamped black boards with a silver gelatin print mounted to the front board. (This copy lacks the original acetate jacket.). First Edition. Folio. Number 36 of 500 numbered copies SIGNED by the photographer. A nice presentation copy, INSCRIBED by Gossage for Antoinette Fraissex du Bost, the second wife of Leo Castelli, and dated in the year of publication: "For Tonny / There is no inscription / that can say enough. Thanks for / all the time and care. / John Gossage 1987." With a silver gelatin mounted to the front board. Introduction by Jane Livingston. 18 moody black and white photographs of Berlin shot between 1982-1986, with 6 vellum page dividers. Images nearly black on black. Gossage's conceptual paean to the old Berlin. (Parr / Badger, v2, 64).

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        DNA.

      Illustriert. Eckernförde 1987. (16 Seiten).. Text in deutsch.Diese Schrift ist anläslich seiner Ausstellung in der "Galerie nemo" 1987 erschienen in 200 nummerierte und signierte Exemplaren.Mit 4 Kaltnadel-Radierungen von Kvium

      [Bookseller: Mandøes Antikvariat]
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        Balthasar Neumann. Sammlung Eckert. Plansammlung aus dem Nachlass Balthasar Neumanns im Mainfränkischen Museum Würzburg. Herausgegeben vom Mainfränkischen Museum Würzburg. Unter Mitverwendung der Vorarbeiten von Joachim Hotz bearbeitet von Hanswernfried Muth, Elisabeth Sperzel und Hans-Peter Trenschel.

      Echter Verlag,, Würzburg, 1987 - Würzburg, Echter Verlag, 1987. Groß-Folio. 63 x 73 cm. Begleitbuch: 126 Seiten, 258 Seiten Abbildungen, 172 lose Blätter (Maße 50 x 70 cm bzw. 14 gerollte Blätter im Format 70 x 99,5 cm) zusammen in Original-Kassette. 1. Auflage. Anlässlich des 300. Geburtstages von Balthasar Neumann herausgegebene Publikation mit 172 originalgroßen (mit wenigen Ausnahmen) Wiedergaben der 172 geretteten Baupläne, ferner die Abbildungen aller 1945 verbrannten Blätter der Sammlung Eckert, soweit diese in Fotoaufnahmen überliefert sind. Opulentes Werk in der illustrierten Original-Kassette. Sehr gutes Exemplar. First edition. With many illustrations. Original cloth binding book and 172 loose sheets in original box. Fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        THE NEON RAIN

      New York: Henry Holt & Co. 1987. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0805000534 . Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. First Dave Robicheaux mystery. ; 8.30 X 5.50 X 1.10 inches; 248 pages .

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        The Western Lands

      London, Picador, 1987.: American Literature; Association Copies; Association Copy; Beat-Generation; Inscribed; Literature; Rare Books; Signed; Signierte Bücher; Widmung; Widmungsexemplar; World Literature. 4°.. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Some foxing to the jacket and edges. Otherwise in very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. From the library of irish photographer John Minihan. Inscribed by Willam Burroughs to John Minihan on the endpaper: "For John - all the best from The Western Lands - William S. Burroughs - 5/31/88 - London

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        Everything To Gain (Signed Association Copy)

      New York: Random House, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. First printing. A book co-authored book by the 39th U.S. President and his wife Rosalynn. A close to near fine copy with some light bumping to the corners in a near fine dust jacket. Signed and inscribed on the front free endpaper: "With thanks, to Phil & Ethel Klutznick Rosalynn & Jimmy Carter." The recipients were Phillip Klutznick and his wife Ethel. Klutznick was the U.S. Secretary of Commerce for Carter's administration and also served at various times as the President of both B'Nai B'rith and World Jewish Congress. A terrific association copy and uncommon as such.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        A TIME TO HEAL. THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GERALD R. FORD

      Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, (1987). leather. Fine. Reissue of Ford's book beautifully bound in full red leather with numerous gold elephants stamped on the front and rear covers and SIGNED in full by the former President. Laid in is the 8-page pamphlet by Henry Kissinger that serves as an introduction.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Mama

      Houghton Mifflin Company Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. 1987. First. Uncorrected proof. A small stain on the front wrap else fine in wrappers. Author's first book. Ralph Ellison's copy with a letter from a Houghton Mifflin editor to Ellison, requesting help in promoting the book. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Byen bag regnen. Fotografier fra København af Krass Clement ('The City Behind the Rain: Photographs from Copenhagen by Krass Clement').

      Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1987. Oblong8vo. Publisher's original illustrated wrappers. 153 pp. Illustrated throughout. More pictures available upon request. Minor wear to cover. An excellent, clean copy.. 'The City Behind the Rain', Krass Clement's 4th book is a photobook masterpiece with black-and-white photographs from Copenhagen - one of the best of all photo books. Beautifully designed book with charcoal grey and black wrappers matching the melancholic style of Krass Clement's photographs. This photo book was his breakthrough (in Denmark/Scandinavia) and by collectors and the artist himself considered the capital work. It is also one his most accessible books with very classic b/w photography influenced by both the nocturnal Brassaï & Cartier-Bresson and Robert Frank, though the Copenhagen seen through Krass Clement's Leica is his very own. First edition. More pictures available upon request

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        I Want to Take Picture

      Nexus Press Atlanta: Nexus Press. (1987). First. First edition. Folio. , hardcover issue. Fine in glossy boards as issued. Nicely Inscribed by the author within a drawing of the outline of his hand and dated in the year of publication. Roth. The Book of 101 Books; The Open Book; Parr and Badger. The Photobook Volume II. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Icelandic Poem

      St. Gallen, Switzerland: Erker Galerie, 1987. Original lithograph by Anna-Eva Bergman (1909-1987) with facing Icelandic text by Halldór Laxness (1902-1998) in his own lithographically produced handwriting. 39 x 57 cm. The image is one of 200 copies signed and numbered in pencil by Bergman on BFK Rives. From Erker-Treffen 4.

      [Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts]
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        Equal Rites (1987 1st impression 1st edition Gollancz Hardback)

      Gollancz, 1987. First Edition. Hardback. Good Condition/Good. VG-/Good+ SCARCE 1987 1st IMPRESSION 1ST EDITION GOLLANCZ SF HARDBACK EDITION, WITH COLOURFUL COVER ARTWORK BY JOSH KIRBY. UNCLIPPED DJ IN MYLAR, £9.95 PRICE INTACT WITH VICTOR GOLLANCZ LOGO TO BASE OF SPINE - IMPRESSIVE 1ST PRINTING OF THE SOUGHT AFTER HARDBACK EDITION WITH ORIGINAL DJ. A LITTLE PAGE TAN AND MINOR AREA OF STAINING/DISCOLORATION TO TOP CORNER OF FLY-LEAF AND TO OUTER CORNER OF SUBSEQUENT SECTION TO PAGE 42, A LITTLE STAINING TO INSIDE EDGES OF DJ AND TOP EDGE CREASE TO DJ, 1CM CLOSED TEAR TO REAR TOP CORNER OF DJ AND NICK TO BASE OF DJ SPINE, SPINE ENDS RUBBED AND BASE OF SPINE A LITTLE PUSHED, INTERNALLY NEAR VG AND UNMARKED, WELL-PRESERVED TRUE 1ST OF THIS SCARCE TITLE. MORE EARLY PRATCHETT AND 1ST ED HARDBACKS AVAILABLE. IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH WORLDWIDE FROM UK FILM/SF SPECIALIST Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0575039507. ISBN/EAN: 9780575039506. Inventory No: 039192..

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        American Fly Fishing. A History

      [New York: Nick Lyons Books] [American Museum of Fly Fishing, Manchester, VT, 1987]. Number 64 of 105 copies (100 for sale), numbered on frontispiece and colophon, and signed by the author. 4to. Frontispiece by Louis Rhead. Illustrated. x, 278 pp. Bound in quarter green niger goatskin, spine gilt with raised bands, with tan paper sides, french tips, in matching quarter morocco folding box with title and Museum logo stamped on spine, all by Gray Parrot. Fine . The finely produced deluxe edition of this substantial and interesting history

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Blue Water, Yellow Balls

      (Easthampton, MA): Warwick Press, 1987. Quarto. (4)pp., accordion-fold. One of twenty copies signed by Carol Blinn, who wrote, illustrated, and printed this book. A poem by Blinn is accompanied by a watercolor illustration that extends across the central page spread, depicting three yellow balls floating on a cerulean pool surrounded by evergreen trees. The image is an homage to David Hockney, who made a series of paintings of swimming pools using vibrant shades of acrylic paint. The title page is accented with blue and yellow watercolor, and on the page following the poem is a palette of the watercolors that Blinn used in her illustration. Created by Blinn in the summer of 1987, the book is an ode to the season, bringing alive the bright colors, heat, and slower pace. Bound in tan cloth with a watercolor label evoking the undulation of water. Housed in a matching box backed in light green morocco. Laid in is a portfolio of materials describing the artist's process of imagining, writing, and designing the book. These include diagrams depicting ideas for the book's binding and eleven drafts of the text, evolving from prose to poetry, showing the author's changes. A lovely, scarce book produced in a very small limitation.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        In the Street

      Duke University Press, 1987. First edition of the photographer's second major photobook. Large quarto, original cloth. Signed by Helen Levitt on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Not to be confused with the more common paperback edition. Helen Levitt and the author James Agee first collaborated in 1945 on a documentary film set in Harlem, called "In the Street". Psychologist Robert Coles contribited the essays to this volume. Owen Edwards from The New York Times has noted that "[i]n common situations Miss Levitt finds the glint of an often bizarre beauty that most of us-including photographers-do not notice. . . . She brings to her pictures an intensity that can be almost hypnotic." "There is no fundamental difference in the great landscapes and quiet portraits of Edward Weston and the profoundly revealing pictures of children by Helen Levitt. Both are photographic perceptions of the highest order" (Ansel Adams).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        De l'esprit, Heidegger et la question.

      Galilée 1987 - - Galilée, Paris _1987, 13,5x19cm, broché. - Edition originale dont il n'a pas été tiré de grands papiers. Envoi autographe signé de l'auteur à une proche amie. Dos légèrement insolé, agréable exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Letters. Translated by Zahra Partovi. Illustrated with Lithographs by Agnes Murray

      New York: Vincent FitzGerald. 1987. One of 75 copies only, each signed by the artist, Agnes Murray and the translator, Zahra Partovi, illustrated with three colored lithographs, each containing 12 plates. Bound by Zahra Partovi: accordion style, turquoise Japanese paper over boards with a label on front panel on buff hand-made paper with title printed in gold gilt, housed in salmon-colored paper envelope with black silk tie and silver sealing wax, fine. The calligraphy is by Jerry Kelly, and it is printed by John Hutcheson. The lithographs are by Agnes Murray and were editioned by Agnes Murray and Zahra Partovi at Bob Blackburn&#39;s Printmaking Workshop. The page size is 9 1/3 x 6 1/2 inches. A beautiful book - doing justice to Rumi&#39;s verse. <br>See an <A HREF= http://www.bookrouter.com/im/juvelisbks/2608.jpg >Image.</A><br>

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.]
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        El sol desnudo

      Martínez Roca,. Volumen 51 en la colección 'Superficción ' 1987 - Trabajo de traducción: Traducción de Tony López. 260 páginas, 19 cm. Los gastos de envío para pedidos contra reembolso son de 4,83&#128;. Revisar las condiciones de venta. Referencia interna: 3050 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: yaleidos]
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        Libros del ajedrez,dados y tablas

      Ediciones Poniente - Vicent García Editores, Madrid-Valencia 1987 - Valencia - Madrid, Vicent García-Ediciones Poniente, 1987. Dos volúmenes en gran folio. Facsímil de la obra original del siglo XIII. Volumen I: 97 hojas. Volúmen II (complementario): 393 pág. Miniaturas en color y reproducciones fotográficas en negro de miniaturas del manuscrito. Numerosos problemas de ajedrez. Edición limitada y numerada de 2000 ejemplares, siendo éste el número 855. Holandesa en piel con estampados, encuadernación en media piel y tela. Estuche en tela. Estado general: excelente. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: AB Libros Usados]
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        Neuschwanstein

      Munich And New York: Schellmann. No Binding. Fine. COLOR SCREENPRINT BY ANDY WARHOL. "This print was commissioned to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the Bavarian Reinsurance Company in 1987. It is based on a photograph of Neuschwanstein Castle, a nineteenth-century palace built by King Ludwig of Bavaria in the foothills of the Alps. Today it is an extremely popular tourist attraction and is the most photographed building in Germany. It has also featured in many aspects of contemporary culture from the cover of British band&#39;s Blur&#39;s &#39;Country House&#39; album to numerous computer games. Warhol&#39;s image combines a screenprinted photograph and hand-drawn lines which were also subsequently screenprinted. Through the colour combination, with the castle dramatically different from the landscape, Warhol creates a collaged effect - a characteristic of his work from the 1980s" (National Galleries of Scotland website). Color screenprint, 1987. Image size: 851x600 mm (33.5x23.63 in). Edition of 1200. With the artist&#39;s ink stamp, lower left. Printed by Rupert Jasen Smith, New York. Published by Schellmann, Munich and New York. See Feldman II.372. A spot of soiling at upper margin. A fine impression.

      [Bookseller: The Manhattan Rare Book Company]
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        Visual Poetry

      Verlag Galerie Horst Dietrich, Berlin, 1987. Signed and limited edition artist book, numbered 20 from an edition of 30 that were issued with an original, separately signed collage of the concrete poetry artist&#39;s work. (150 were in the edition issued without an original collage) Die cut pages, in the shape of a coffin or piano are softbound with black paper covers with blind stamped title. Unpaginated with no text, other than the images that are composed of collages of printed text. Book is in excellent, fine condition. Original collage is composed of many strips of pages from a book has been mounted by the artist in a non-archival mat that is yellowing at the edges and inside the window. The collage is signed and dated by the artist lightly in pencil beneath the center of the window of the mat. Both book and matted collage are wrapped in a thin black paper case that shows some wear consistent with age, but no tears or losses.. Wrappers. Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Exquisite Corpse, Booksellers]
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        Chinese Porcelain, The S. C. Ko Tianminlou Collection. Vol I and II

      in English and Chinese. Publisher: Hong Kong Museum of Art, Presented by the Urban Council, Hong Kong, 1987. Two (2) Vols in black silk bindings in slipcase with silver lettering on spine and impressed stamp on front cover. Vol I includes plates of 164 porcelains, including "Blue-and-White Ware, Polychrome Ware, and Monochrome Ware". Plates include front and bottom views of most items. Vol II covers "Decorative Motifs on Blue and White in the S.C. Ko Collection, The Catalogue: Blue-and-White Ware; Polychrome Porcelain of the Ming and Qing Dynasties; The Catalogue: Polychrome Ware; Chinese Red Ware; The Catalogue: Monochrome Ware." Vol II also includes a selected bibliography and chronological table. Previous owners Ex Libris stamp on inside cover of both vols.; name in ink on half title of Vol I and on title page of Vol II; one line lightly underlined in Vol I, pg 18, 20 lines underlined in Vol II on pg 106-107. Else Fine condition, in a fine black sillk slip case. ISBN 962-215-082-9. Decorative Cloth. Very Good +. 26.5cm x 35.7cm.

      [Bookseller: J.L. O'Rourke, Ltd.]
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        L'écume des jours

      Nouvelle Librairie de France 1987 - In-4 (23x28.5 cm), relié pleine peau décorée, dors à nerfs, titre et auteur dorés au dos, tranche supérieure dorée, un des 1675 exemplaires reliés pleine peau sous coffret papier, n°1484, lithographies originales de Jean-Théobald Jacus, illustrations, dessins au crayon et lavis ; coins légèrement enfoncés, excellent état pour cet ouvrage rare. Jacus Jean-Théobald [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Bilder für alle Tage. Mit Auszügen aus dem Alten und Neuen Testament sowie den Apokryphen (Vorzugsausgabe mit einem beiliegenden Holzschnitt)

      Svato Verlag 1987 - Angeboten wird ein Exemplar der auf 25 Exemplare limitierten und numerierten Vorzugsausgabe (hier vorliegend Nummer VII) mit einem beiliegenden vom Künstler auf Bütten handabgezogenen signierten Holzschnitt (dieser 27 x 20 cm). Gebundener Halbledereinband (28,5 x 21,5 cm) mit Original-Schutzumschlag und Original-Pappschuber, 62 Seiten. Sehr guter Zustand. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weber]
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        The Commitments

      Dublin: King Farouk, 1987. Signed by Roddy Doyle on the title page. First edition / First printing. A paperbound original. One of 1,000 copies. Illustrated wrappers. Fine. Very light rubbing to covers, tight clean copy, unread and uncreased. The author's first novel. An exceptional copy of the uncommon Irish first edition, self-published by Roddy Doyle. Basis for the popular 1991 Alan Parker film. First book in the Barrytown trilogy, each of which was made into a popular film.

      [Bookseller: Orpheus Books]
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        Knots & Crosses

      London: Bodley Head, 1987. First edition of the author&#39;s first Inspector Rebus mystery. Octavo, original red cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Rankin who has additionally added the words, "Rebus, unable to move, decided it was safe to go to sleep now." Also Rankin has added his knots & crosses motif. Rankin wrote Knots & Crosses with the intent of updating Stevenson&#39;s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde for modern Edinburgh (Rebus: The Early Years) The protagonist, detective John Rebus, is assigned to investigate the a murderer in the city of Edinburgh. He somehow shares a bond with the criminal, a knot of blood, and when this link causes Rebus to be relieved from duty, he faces the enemy on his own. Knots and Crosses is popularly considered the most compellingly complex detective fiction written today.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        I Want Take Picture

      Atlanta, GA: Nexus Press, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. One of only 1000 copies. His best known and most important book that revolves around his travels in Southeast Asia. A fine copy in illustrated boards. (Roth 258-259: Parr & Badger v2, 40-41)

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        BILL BURKE: I WANT TO TAKE PICTURE

      (BURKE, BILL). Burke, Bill. BILL BURKE: I WANT TO TAKE PICTURE. Atlanta, GA: Nexus Press, 1987. First Edition 1/1000. Folio. Illustrated Boards. Photography Monograph. As New/No Jacket - As Issued. np (60pp), profusely illustrated in color and duotone. "In 1982, years after Viet Nam, I decided to give myself my own Southeast Asia experience. I wanted to make pictures in a place where I didn&#39;t know the rules, where I&#39;d be off balance. Friends who had been there recommended Thailand; nice people, easy transportation, good food. Another friend told me that as long as I was going to Thailand I should go see the refugees coming out of Cambodia. He set me up with The International Rescue Committee, which was working at the Thai-Cambodian border". Published in 1987, "I Want to Take Picture" features black and white images which Burke shot during several trips through Southeast Asia in the early eighties, particularly focusing on the after-effects of the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia. A pristine copy of the first Nexus Press printing (cited on page 19 of Martin Parr and Gerry Badger&#39;s "The Photobook: A History Volume II", pages 40-41 of The Hasselblad Center&#39;s "The Open Book", and pages 258-259 of "The Book of 101 Books") that was limited to one thousand copies. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 0-932526-16-0 Inventory Number: 022179&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Marsupials of Australia, volumes one and two.

      Melbourne: Lansdowne Editions, 1980- 1987. - Folio,two volumes, 786 pp.,colour plates by Rosemary Woodford Ganf. Publisher's cloth covered boards with embossed brown calf inset, limited edition of 1000 copies signed and numbered (number 123) by author and artist, a fine set. Volume one: possums, the Koala and wombats. Volume two: carnivorous marsupials and bandicoots. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Andrew Isles Natural History Books]
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        Death of a Naturalist

      A very nice copy of Heaney's second book of poems. Green cloth covers with slight wear on the corners and lightly on the edges of the spine. DJ in good condition with a short tear front bottom and an attached small chip in the middle of the "D" in the title;  rippled scuff on back edge of the spine; light soil and smudges on the back; and short tears on the head of the spine; a light fold at the top where the jacket has ridden above the book when shelved.Covers and interior clean. Inscription in ink on the second flyleaf, "Belfast 7/20/67." Signature on half title "Seamus Heaney May 1987 in Lexington."

      [Bookseller: SageAdvice]
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        ISLAND IN THE MOON A Facsimile of the Manuscript Introduced, Transcribed , and Annotated by Michael Phillips With A Preface by Haven O&#39;More

      Cambridge: Cambridge University Press in Association with the Institute of Traditional Science, 1987. 2 volumes. First edition, SPECIAL LIMITED ISSUE IN DELUXE BINDING OF ONLY 25 COPIES NUMBERED IN ROMAN of a total printing of only 775 copies. With the 20 page facsimile reproduced with special colours by offset, additionally illustrated throughout the accompanying text, the text finely produced by Stamperia Valdonega in Verona, Italy. The text Monotype Garamond printed in letterpress on fine Italian paper. 4to, The facsimile in a portfolio style special binding of full russet textured calf, the text volume in matching binding but with the spine lettered in blind and t.e.g., the two volumes are together in the publisher&#39;s original slipcase of boards covered by ribbed Fabriano paper. viii, 110; [20] pp. Pristine and perfect, a copy completely as new copy and still with the publisher&#39;s original shipping wrapper included, a copy entirely unused of this very scarce limited issue. VERY RARE. THE BEAUTIFULLY PRODUCED LIMITED DELUXE FIRST EDITION BY THE STAMPERIA VALDONEGO FOR THE CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS AND INSTITUTE OF TRADITIONAL SCIENCE, PRODUCED FROM BLAKE&#39;S MANUSCRIPT AT THE FITZWILLIAM MUSEUM. This is one of only 25 specially numbered and bound deluxe copies. In the issue of 750 copies the facsimile was in a pocket in the rear of the text volume, which was bound in cloth. This is by far the more appealing and appropriate presentation. AN ISLAND IN THE MOON is a dramatic satire critical for our understanding of William Blake at a formative stage of his development both as poet and producer of his "Illuminated Printing". "Here we have Blake&#39;s most playful expression as a satirist, and the beginnings of the SONGS OF INNOCENCE AND OF EXPRESSION, including three of the Songs in the draft" - dustjacket. Michael Phillips, of Edinburgh University has publications on William Blake which include "Interpreting Blake" and "William Blake Essays in Honour of Sir Geoffrey Keynes. Haven O&#39;More was Director of the Institute of Traditional Science and was Associate Trustee of the William Blake Trust until the death of Sir Keynes. He is also famous for assembling one of the greatest private libraries of the 20th Century, the famed "Garden" collection of books and manuscripts.

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc.]
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        Untitled.

      Collotype in colors, 17,8 x 16 cms., mounted on heavy paper, 32,4 x 25 cms., as issued. Signed 'RH' in pencil in the lower right. Published by Bébert, Rotterdam, 1987 - Collotype in colors, 17,8 x 16 cms., mounted on heavy paper, 32,4 x 25 cms., as issued. Signed 'RH' in pencil in the lower right. Published by Bébert, Rotterdam, 1987. Condition mint.

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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        Ecodefense: A Field Guide to Monkeywrenching. Second Edition, Revised & Enlarged. Copy Used As Evidence in the 1990 Trial of Margaret "Peg" Millett and Co-Conspirators in the EMETIC Sabotage Case, Inscribed by All

      Tucson: Ned Ludd Books, 1987. Octavo (19.5cm). Original illustrated wrappers; 311pp; illustrated with halftones and line illustrations in text. Inscribed to Earth First! activist Margaret "Peg" Millett by co-authors Haywood, Abbey and Foreman on frontispiece, title page, and Disclaimer page respectively; by illustrator Roger Candee at his first contribution. Abbey&#39;s inscription is dated in year of publication; others undated. Light external rubbing; evidence stickers stapled to front and rear wrappers; Very Good.& & This copy of the book was used as official evidence in the 1990 trial of Ms. Millett and fellow Earth First! co-conspirators Mark Davis, Marc Baker, and Ilse Asplund (collectively, the group called itself the "Evan Mecham Eco-Terrorist International Conspiracy," with the acronym EMETIC) for causing more than $50,000 damage to ski lifts at the Arizona Snowbowl near Flagstaff and for later attempting to down power lines near the Palo Verde Nuclear Power Plant. The defendants pleaded guilty and served varying prison sentences, but the case marked an important turning point for Earth First!, bringing national notoriety to the group and attracting an influx of increasingly militant, anarchist-affiliated members. Eventually, founder David Foreman and a number of other "elder statesmen" of the movement resigned, with Foreman founding the Wildlands Project in 1991. A signal association copy of a major document of the radical environmental movement.

      [Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books]
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