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        The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three (Signed Limited Edition)

      West Kensington, RI: Donald M Grant, 1987. First Edition. First Edition. One of 850 copies (this being No. 464) SIGNED by Stephen King and illustrator Phil Hale. The second book in the Dark Tower series, the author's magnum opus.& & Slight lean, else Fine in an about Fine dust jacket, with a touch of rubbing to the extremities, in a Near Fine slipcase as issued.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Program for Memorial Service]: James Arthur Baldwin 1924-1987 [with] Unity. January 18, 1988

      (Pantane Press), New York 1987 - One card leaf folded to make six pages. Illustrated. Small stain on first page, else near fine. Contains Baraka's printed eulogy for Baldwin, "Jimmy." Signed by Baraka, his own copy, in an envelope hand captioned by him "James Baldwin." Also delivering tributes at the service were Toni Morrison and Maya Angelou, with a performance by Odetta. [With] An issue of the tabloid newspaper *Unity* that contains the first public appearance of the eulogy; once again Baraka's copy, and Signed by him. Folded as issued, slight wear, near fine. *OCLC* locates two copies of the program.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        [Original Black-And-White Photograph of Patti Smith]

      np, [ca. 1987]. 8" x 10" black and white silver gelatin print. Image size 7.5" x 7.5" approx. Near fine. Photographic portrait of Patti Smith by Robert Mapplethorpe. Copy belonging to Patti Smith, iscribed on the verso: "This photograph, taken by Robert Mapplethorpe, was given to my sister, Patti Smith, who gave it to my Mother, Beverly Smith who then gave it to me, Kimberly Smith." Kimberly Smith then adds her signature below. The photo shows Patti Smith seated in a studio setting dressed in her signature black with a large printed scarf draped over her shoulders. She gazes directly at the camera. We will spare the reader any attempt at a summation of Smith and Mapplethorpe's storied relationship, or even of the other iconic portraits of Smith Mapplethorpe took, and simply quote her National Book Award-winning memoir JUST KIDS: "It was 1986, late September [...] Fred ['Sonic' Smith, her husband] and I began to work on the album that would become 'Dream of Life,' and he suggested that I ask Robert to photograph me for the cover [...] In the weeks to come Robert would photograph me several times" (256, 268). According to Smith, she and Mapplethorpe had several more photo sessions throughout 1987, some for professional purposes, others personal. Given the setting and format of this photo we suspect it was intended for record company marketing. The image, however, is apparently unpublished and does not seem to have been used for any "Dream of Life" promotions. Mapplethorpe died March 9th, 1989. Therefore, this image is among the last the photographer took of his dear friend, collaborator, and muse. A haunting image, one that reveals the truth behind Fred Smith's contention, quoted in JUST KIDS, that "all of his photographs of you look like him" (273).

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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        Classics Of The Macabre ( Double Signed by Author and Illustrator )

      Gollancz 1987 - Published by Gollancz in 1987 with a limitation of 250 numbered copies SIGNED by both Du Maurier and the illustrator Michael Foreman.This being number 166.A FINE copy in cloth slipcase without dust jacket as issued.Slight pushing to upper spine tip.Collects six stories, 'Don't Look Now', "The Apple Tree," "The Blue Lenses," The Birds," "The Alibi" and "Not After Midnight," with numerous full colour illustrations by Michael Foreman.'Dont Look Now' was made into a cult movie starring Donald Sutherland.This limited edition is scarce to find and highly collectible. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Art of the Atlantic Salmon Fly. [Deluxe Edition].

      - Boston. David R. Godine, Publisher. 1987. Deluxe Edition. Number 83 of 85 copies. 4to. 232 pp. Signed by the author. Color plates of salmon flies. Text illustrations. Included with the book is a 11 x 9 inch triple-matted board with Mr. Bates' signature artificial fly, 'The Colonel Bates', exquisitely dressed and displayed, signed and numbered by the tyer. An extra suite of color fly plates signed by Joseph Bates are housed in a cloth folder. The book is bound in quarter burgundy morocco with gilt titles, rules, and tweed cloth. Matching cloth clam shell box with a gilt over burgundy morocco lettering piece. An exquisite production by David Godine and Claudia Cohen. A beautiful book. The book, fly, prints, and clam shell case all in fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Bruce Cave Fine Books, IOBA.]
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        The Rijksmuseum. Vincent van Gogh.

      Meulenhoff/Landshoff (1987), Amsterdam - Folio. Mit vielen ganzs. Farbabb. u. s/w-Abb. im Katalogteil. VIII, 510 S. Blaue OLwd. m. goldgeprägt. Rückentitel sowie farbig illustr. Orig.-Schutzumschlag. Art Treasures of Holland. - Eines von 1500 numer. Ex. - Vollständiges Verzeichnis der Sammlung. - Rücken d. Umschl. etw. verblichen, sonst tadellos. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal]
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        The Closing of the American Mind.

      New York, Simon and Schuster, 1987. Lex 8vo. Original half cloth with original dust-jacket (not price-clipped). A very nice, clean, tight, and bright copy. Only minor wear to lower capital of dust-jacket. 392, (2) pp.. First edition, first printing of this classic of modern intellectual thought, one of the most unexpected bestsellers, which made Bloom the most famous university professor in the Western world. The work created an amazing stir and was heavily criticized from all corners of the Western world. It likewise received amazing reviews, creating a buzz around the work which caused more than a million people to buy it within the first year. "An unparalleled reflection on today's intellectual and moral climate... That rarest of documents, a genuinely profound book." (Roger Kimball, The New York Times Book Review); "A grand tour of the American mind" (Washington Post Book World)."The first print run, in February 1987, numbered 10,000 copies. By late spring it was selling 25,000 copies a week. It hit the bestseller list in April, reached number one by summertime, and stayed there for two and a half months. You saw people lugging it around on vacation, bumping in the bottom of the beach bag against the tanning oil and the extra pair of flipflops and the latest waterlogged paperback from Ken Follett. From the top of the bestseller list it beat back waves of challengers, including can't-miss product: celebrity memoirs, self-help books, and an authoritative guide to surviving the "coming depression of the nineties." In March of the following year The Closing of the American Mind was still a bestseller. By then nearly a million copies had been sold in the United States. Foreign sales were just as prodigious. The best minds in American publishing were boggled. Never in their experience had a book about Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Friedrich Nietzsche, and Martin Heidegger outsold memoirs by Patty Duke, Shirley MacLaine, and Sam Donaldson-combined." (Andrew Ferguson, "The Book That Drove Them Crazy. Allan Bloom's 'Closing of the American Mind' 25 years later." In: The Weekly Standard, Apr. 9, 2012, vol. 17, no. 29).The success of Bloom's book was incomparable to any other work of that kind. Criticizing the American universities, and through that the modern American society, Bloom was the first to point to a trend that was to pervade all of society and ruin it from within. His seminal statement of the fall of culture and the crisis of liberal education is something that might have applied most aptly to Americanintellectual life, culture, and society at the time of the work, but which has proven to foreshadow what was to happen in Europe and what came to invade the culture of the rest of the Western world. To Europeans Bloom's groundbreaking work on the crisis of culture and education has never been more relevant than it is today. "The trends that followed the crisis in higher education that Bloom identified have only intensified since 1987: toward weaker academic requirements for students, greater specialization in the departments, a rigid orthodoxy in the university's politics and cultural life. The university we face today is still the one he described, only more so." (Andrew Ferguson)."The crisis of liberal education," Bloom wrote, "is a reflection of a crisis at the peaks of learning, an incoherence and incompatibility among the first principles with which we interpret the world, an intellectual crisis of the greatest magnitude, which constitutes the crisis of our civilization." (From the present work)."The critic Camille Paglia once called the book the "first shot in the culture wars," and whether or not it was the first it was undeniably the loudest and most ambitious." (Andrew Ferguson)

      [Bookseller: Lynge & Søn A/S]
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        The Uplift War (Trilogy)

      West Bloomfield, MI: Phantasia Press, 1987. Together with: Sundiver. NY, Bantam Books, (1980). Together with: Startide Rising. NY, Bantam Books, (1983). Together with: an advance review copy of The Tides of Kithrup, which was retitled as Startide Rising. First editions of the first trilogy of the Five Galaxies saga. Sundiver is Brin's first book and is accompanied by a signed color proof of a later Bantam edition. Startide Rising, winner of the Nebula in 1983 and the Hugo in 1984, is accompanied by a signed color proof of the cover as well as an inscribed copy of the uncorrected page proofs with the original title of "The Tides of Kithrup." The Uplift War is the winner of the Hugo for 1988 and is fine in a very fine d/w. The other volumes are fine in wrappers.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        Chinesische Malerei der Gegenwart. A Catalogue of Exhibition of Chinese Paintings by Huang Zhou at Dusseldorf, Germany, 1987. SIGNED by Huang Zhou plus a SIGNED portrait of Huang Zhou

      Dusseldorf: Thyssen Handelsunion AG, 1987 - Quarto, 28.5*28.5cm, 84pp. Text in both GERMAN and CHINESE. Ausstellung: Landesmuseum Volk und Wirtschaft, Dusseldorf, 11-30 June,1987. SIGNED by Huang Zhou. Also includes an original signed portrait of the artist, a loose page of his Donkey Paintngs collected by Ting Chai Studio, and 3 loose pages of the exhibition invitation. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chinese Art Books]
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        The Sandragraph: Between Printing and Painting

      Los Angeles: Arundel Press, 1987. Oblong folio. 21ff., unbound as issued. One of fifty copies signed by the artist, Harry Reese. Reese's description of the sandragraphic process is accompanied by nine mounted samples of the process used in his Turkey Press books and six large prints. In 1984, using a Vandercook proof press, Reese began to make prints showing an unusual combination of relief printing, platemaking, and painting. These experiments in printmaking inspired the neologism "the sandragraph" and resulted in prints that Reese used both as illustrations in his Turkey Press books, and as separate works of art to be appreciated on their own. In brief, it is a collographic printmaking procedure whereby prints are made directly from surfaces that have been covered by cloth and acrylic polymer mediums, and the prints are then mounted and locked onto the flat bed of a printing press. An extremely fine copy housed in a morocco-backed clamshell box, which is slightly bowed and shows some scuffing at the head and foot of the spine. Reese's magnum opus, offered below publication price.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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      San Francisco: Meadow Press, 1987. First Edition. hardcover. Fine in a Fine slipcase, as issued. Deng Ming-Dao. Quarto (9" x 12") bound in red, yellow, and purple pastepaper boards by Leigh McLellan in a split-board binding structure with a red cloth spine sewn with purple cords designed by Betty Lou Chaika. Illustrated with 4 color woodcuts including a large folding frontispiece by Deng Ming-Dao. Copy #46 of only 75 numbered copies of the Deluxe Edition (of a total edition of 150) SIGNED by Kingston, Dao, and McLellan who also printed the book. Leigh McLellan established Meadow Press in Iowa City in 1974 and moved it to San Francisco in 1977.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Perestroika *SIGNED* New thinking for our country and the world

      New York: Harper & Row, 1987. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Fine/as new. Signed by Mikhail Gorbachev on the title page at the University of Virginia in 1998. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with gilt facsimile signature on lower front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Mustard coloured end papers. DJ protected by an archival cover. 15mm hairline dent to ffep. Very light shelf wear to top edge and bottom end of spine. From the front end flap: '"The purpose of this book," says its author, "is to talk without intermediaries to the citizens of the whole world about things that, without exception, concern us all.... I am convinced that they, like me, worry about the future of our planet. From a smoke-free environment.

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        Portrait of Melvin Belli, Oil on Canvas, 30" x 40."

      1987 - Belli, Melvin [1807-1996]. "Dexter." [Portrait of Melvin Belli]. [San Francisco?], 1987. Oil on Canvas, 30" x 40." Very good condition, glazing free of cracks. An interesting item. * The work of an amateur artist, possibly a friend or client, this portrait hung in the office of the legendary attorney Melvin Belli. Known as "The King of Torts" and "Melvin Bellicose," he was known for his colorful personality, innovative use of graphic evidence and expert witnesses, important class-action cases on behalf of consumers and famous clients, such as Jack Ruby, the Rolling Stones, Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker and Zsa Zsa Gabor. He won over judgments during his legal career.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., ABAA ILAB]
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        Die Wenzelsbibel. Codices Vindobonensis 2759-2764., 8 Dokumentationsmappen mit jeweils 4 Faksimileseiten aus Band 1–8 der Wenzelsbibel in Originalgröße in einer Leinenkassette. Mit Einführung.

      Graz: Adeva, 1987 - Kassette etwas berieben. - Die Faksimile-Ausgabe der Wenzelsbibel, die auch heute noch weltweit umfangreichste Edition dieser Art, richtet sich wegen ihres hohen Preises naturgemäß nur an einen kleinen Kreis von Bibliotheken, Forschern und Buchliebhabern. Um dieses außergewöhnliche Bibel-Dokument aber auch einem breiteren Kreis ausschnittsweise zugänglich zu machen, wurden attraktive Dokumentationen zu Band 1–8 hergestellt. Beinahe 150 Jahre vor dem Erscheinen von Luthers Bibelübersetzung entstand in der wohl faszinierendsten Buchmalerschule des Mittelalters in Prag die älteste deutsche Prachthandschrift der Bibel. Etwa zwischen 1390 und 1400 wurde die monumentale Wenzelsbibel mit 646 Miniaturen und reichem, oft symbolbeladenem und erzählendem Randschmuck für König Wenzel I. von Böhmen geschrieben und gemalt. Die überaus aufwendige, ja sogar verschwenderische Ausstattung dieser Prachtbibel ist in Worten kaum darzustellen. Die besten Buchmaler Europas wurden von Wenzel an den Prager Hof gerufen, wo sie diese einzigartige Handschrift schufen; leider sind sie alle unbekannt geblieben. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550

      [Bookseller: Fundus-Online GbR Borkert SchwarzZerfaß]
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      Harry N. Abrams, New York 1987 - SIGNED BY ANDREW WYETH without personalization on the half-title page. A Fine hardback First Edition First Printing in a Near Fine Dust Jacket with minimal foxing 4to. 208 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        C. V. J. Nicknames of Maitre D's & Other Excerpts From Life

      New York: Random House,, 1987. Large octavo. Original red and white cloth, pictorial endpapers. With the printed acetate dust jacket with titles to spine and front panels in black. Colour illustrations throughout. An excellent copy in the clear dust jacket. First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the artist on the front free endpaper "Joseph and Anna, love Julian, 1994".

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        THE TOUGH COUGHS AS HE PLOUGHS THE DOUGH. Early Writings and Cartoons

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

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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]

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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 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]

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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

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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).

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      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

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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]

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      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 .

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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

      [Bookseller: Old Head Books & Collections]
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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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      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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      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

      [Bookseller: Kirkegaards Antikvariat]
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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)


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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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