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        Artist Book Shaped Like a Greek Temple.

      1988. Hardcover. Limited to 4 copies, this being #1. Custom made artist book shaped like a Greek temple. Black, beige, red cloth, plus various pieces of color cardboard pasted on the cloth. The book measures 14" x 22" and opens like an accordion. It contains eight hand-colored Greek-themed illustrations: Athena, Corinthian Ruins, Magna Graecia, Temple of Poseidon, Greek vase, Pantheon, Paestum ruins, and an Homeric poet. Each one of them is numbered 1 of 8 and is signed by the author. The condition is fine. ; Folio .

      [Bookseller: Lyrical Ballad]
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        Sigmar Polke. Musee D'Art Moderne. Exposition Du 20 Octobre Au 31 Decembre 1988

      Paris 1988 - Künstler: Polke, Sigmar . Herausgeber: Musee D'Art Moderne De La Ville De Paris, Arc . Datum: 1988. 123 S. mit zahlr. Farbabb. Franzoesisch . Der Katalog zur ersten grossen institutionellen Ausstellung Polkes in Frankreich. Erschienen in einer nur sehr kleinen Auflage, ist der vordere Umschlag mit einer montierten Folie (15 x 15 cm) versehen, die auf Waermeveraenderungen reagiert. Enthaelt Texte von Suzanne Page, Bernard Lamarche-Vadel, Demosthenes Davvetas, Bernard Marcade, Bice Curiger u.a. 32 x 24 cm. illustr. OKlappkarton mit montierter, thermosensibler Folie. An den Kanten minimal berieben, leichte Stauchung am Buchruecken mittig, ansonsten sehr gutes Exemplar. 2-9-04497-05-4.

      [Bookseller: Stefan Schuelke Fine Books]
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        The Tenth Convention - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Northridge, CA: Lord John Press. Fine+. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0935716491 . Limited first edition, first printing in Very Fine condition. first edition limited to 200 numbered copies. SIGNED by AUTHOR and President of the United States, Gerald R. Ford on the title page; Miniature printed edition of ex-President of the United States Gerald R. Ford's speech to the Republican National Convention held in New Orleans on August 16, 1988. In Ford's address to the convention, he asks to share in the nomination of the "next President of the United States, George Bush. "; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        Prime Evil

      West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, Inc., 1988. 1st Illustrated Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Thomas Canty. 0-937986-84-8, 1988, 352pp, hc) Original horror anthology of 13 stories. This is the special limited edition (#887 OF 1,000 copies) signed by all 13 contributors plus the editor and artist. It is bound in full black leather(No DJ as issued) and comes in a black leather three-piece box lined in red velvet. There are full-color illustrations by Thomas Canty.

      [Bookseller: Erlton Books]
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        Framed Original Walt Disney Studios hand-painted animation production cel

      1988 - This 9 x 11-inch production cel depicts Mickey Mouse as the Sorcerer's Apprentice, as he appeared in Fantasia. Double matted in black and white and set in a black acrylic frame measuring 13.25 x 15.25 inches. Exceptional example of a perfectly centered, full-bodied Mickey (in character) with eyes open facing front. Production unknown but most likely part of the 1988 Academy Awards program celebrating Mickey Mouse's 60th birthday. Near fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Framed original Walt Disney Studios hand-painted animation production cel

      1988. unbound. This 9 x 11-inch production cel depicts Mickey Mouse as the Sorcerer's Apprentice, as he appeared in Fantasia. Double matted in black and white and set in a black acrylic frame measuring 13.25 x 15.25 inches. Exceptional example of a perfectly centered, full-bodied Mickey (in character) with eyes open facing front. Production unknown but most likely part of the 1988 Academy Awards program celebrating Mickey Mouse's 60th birthday. Near fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        LES QUATRE PILIERS DE LA SAGESSE. Adaptation de Joseph Pardo. Illustrations de Jean Gradassi.

      Edition de Prestige, Nice, Le Chant des Sphères, Arts et Couleurs, Reliure d'Art Sefer 1988-1989. Deux volumes in Folio sous emboîtage de 134 pp, 6 ff et 140 pp, 6ff. Nombreuses miniatures in et hors-texte de Jean Gradassi. Exemplaires n° 584 sur 1250. Signatures de Jean Gradassi et de Joseph Pardo sur la justification du tirage de chaque volume. Très bel exemplaire.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Florian]
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        Werke, Schriften und Briefe.

      Hanser Verlag, München 1988 - Hrsg. von Walter Keitel und Helmuth Nürnberger. 4 Abteilungen in 22 Bänden. Erschienen im Hanser Verlag im Zeitraum von 1988-2007. Ganzleinen mit Schutzumschlag in Einzelschubern. Einzelne Bände in durchgesehener und erweiterter Auflage. Vier Bände mit minimalen Lagerspuren am Rücken des Schutzumschlages, ansonsten vollständiges, nahezu tadelloses und druckfrisches Exemplar der kommentierten Gesamtausgabe. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mahrenholz]
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        POESIES, L'OPERA DU PAUVRE. ILLUSTRES DE 50 LITHOGRAPHIES ET DE NOMBREUX DESSINS ORIGINAUX DU PEINTRE JACQUES PECNARD.

      1988SEYSSINET-PARISET. EDITIONS DU GRESIVAUDAN. 1988-1989.5 VOLUMES IN-4 EN FEUILLES (34 X 26,5 X 35 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE 207 + 184 + 248 + 195 ET 244 PAGES, SOUS COUVERTURE BLANCHE REMPLIEE, CHEMISE ET ETUI CARTONNES NOIRS DE L'EDITEUR, TITRE IMPRIME EN ROUGE. ILLUSTRE DE 50 LITHOGRAPHIES EN COULEURS A DOUBLE PAGE ET DE NOMBREUX DESSINS MONOCHROMES DANS LE TEXTE. PREMIER TIRAGE LIMITE A 5000 EXEMPLAIRES NUMEROTES, TOUS SUR VELIN D'ARCHES. UN DES 4500 COMPRENANT L'ETAT DEFINITIF DES LITHOGRAPHIES EN COULEURS. AVEC UNE PHOTOGRAPHIE EN COULEURS DE LEO FERRE EN COMPAGNIE JACQUES PECNARD. TRES BEL EXEMPLAIRE.

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Château de Capens]
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        L'Opéra du Pauvre - Suite des 32 lithographies originales en feuillets - Suite des 32 lithographies originales à plat sous portfolio.

      Edition sur vélin d'Arches des papeteries Arjomari, 1 vol. fort in-4 sous emboîtage de velours gris, recueillant 1 vol. in-4 en feuillet d'environ 260 pages, avec 10 lithographies originales présentées en double pages et 21 dessins originaux in-texte imprimés en couleurs, et 1 vol. in-4 en feuillet des 32 lithographies originales de Jacques Pecnard, Editions du Grésivaudan, Seyssinet-Pariset, 1988 - Avec le portfolio entoilé des 32 lithographies originales "à plat" illustrant les chansons de Léo Ferré par Jacques Pecnard, Editions du Grésivaudan, Grenoble, 1988. Très bel ensemble réunissant sous emboîtage l'Opéra du pauvre avec la suite des 32 lithographies en feuillet, auquel nous joignons le portfolio de la suite des 32 lithographies originales à plat. Parfait état (comme neuf).

      [Bookseller: SARL Librairie du Cardinal]
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        Simson. Farbholzschnitte und farbige Initialen von Hanns Studer. Nachwort von Wulf Piper.

      Bayreuth, The Bear Press, 1988. 4°. 26 cm. 37 (2) Seiten. Farbiger Original-Ganzlederband in marmoriertem Original-Pappschuber. (= 10. Druck der Bear Press Wolfram Benda). Nummer VIII von X (gesamt 150) nummerierten und von Hanns Studer im Impressum signierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe. Die Vorzugsausgabe enthält neben den 7 farbigen Holzschnitt-Initialen und den 7 farbigen Holzschnitten einen zusätzlichen Original-Farbholzschnitt und ein beigebundenes, von Hanns Studer signiertes Original-Aquarell. Gedruckt von der Offizin Poeschel, Eschwege in Rudolf Kochs Jessen-Schrift. Handgebunden von Werner G. Kießig, Berlin. Der vorliegende Text folgt der Übersetzung von Martin Luther (Wittenberg 1546), er wurde gesetzt von Kurt Mosebach und gedruckt von Hans Rösler. Spindler 73 (in Vorbereitung). Rücken leicht fleckig, kleine Radierstelle auf hinterem Vorsatz, ansonsten sehr gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Pressendruck / fine press; Vorzugsausgabe / limited edition

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        A Book of Visual and Verbal Contemplations

      (Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire, UK): Philip Smith Design, 1988. 3 x 4 1/2". Original needlepoint covered boards by Sarah Windrum, with continuous landscape design by Philip Smith, edged with beige morocco and with morocco-covered press stud closure, marbled paper leaves with various quotations in Philip Smith's hand, signed on the colophon by both Smith and Windrum, in fine condition. A stunningly beautiful book from cover to cover. The tapestry is expertly worked by Sarah Windrum, a well-known UK embroiderer and author. The marbled papers, design, and binding were done by Philip Smith, an internationally well-known bookbinder and book artist who was awarded gold and silver medals in several international competitions.

      [Bookseller: The Book Lair]
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        (Radelndes Känguru),

       1988. Aquarellierte Original-Vorlage von Paul Maar für den Monat Mai des Känguru-Rätsel-Kalenders. Unsigniert. Ca. 28 x 29,5 cm (Darstellung). - Papier etwas wellig, minimal fleckig am weißen äußeren Rand. - Das Känguru fährt mit einem Papagei auf seinem Schwanz sitzend und einem Hund im Korb Fahrrad. - Paul Maar, 1937 in Schweinfurt geboren, ist einer der erfolgreichsten deutschen Kinder- und Jugendbuchautoren, zugleich virtuoser Wortkünstler, phantasievoller Erzähler und Illustrator. Zu seinen beliebtesten Figuren gehören das Sams, das kleine Känguru und Herr Bello. Paul Maar erhielt zahlreiche bedeutende Auszeichnungen für sein literarisches Werk, u.a. den Deutschen Jugendliteraturpreis, den Friedrich-Rückert-Preis und den E.T.A.-Hoffmann-Preis. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Handzeichnung, 20.Jahrhundert, Kinderbuch, Illustration, Paul Maar

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tobias Müller]
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        (Das Känguru baut einen Schneemann),

       1988. Aquarellierte Original-Vorlage von Paul Maar für den Monat Januar des Känguru-Rätsel-Kalenders. Unsigniert. Ca. 28 x 29,5 cm (Darstellung). - Papier leicht wellig. Das Känguru will den Kopf des Schneemanns auf dessen Körper setzen, wo jedoch eine Katze liegt. - Paul Maar, 1937 in Schweinfurt geboren, ist einer der erfolgreichsten deutschen Kinder- und Jugendbuchautoren, zugleich virtuoser Wortkünstler, phantasievoller Erzähler und Illustrator. Zu seinen beliebtesten Figuren gehören das Sams, das kleine Känguru und Herr Bello. Paul Maar erhielt zahlreiche bedeutende Auszeichnungen für sein literarisches Werk, u.a. den Deutschen Jugendliteraturpreis, den Friedrich-Rückert-Preis und den E.T.A.-Hoffmann-Preis. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Handzeichnung, 20.Jahrhundert, Kinderbuch, Illustration, Paul Maar

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tobias Müller]
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        \"Von Frühlingsboten und Hasenpfoten\",

       1988. Zwei aquarellierte Zeichnungen von Paul Maar auf einem Blatt. Original-Vorlagen aus Knister und Paul Maar, Von Frühlingsboten und Hasenpfoten, Thienemann Verlag 1988. Signiert. 24,9 x 25,6 cm (ganzes Blatt). - Etwas fleckig. - Zwei Mäuse stehen stolz neben einem großen Schokoladenei (ca. 7 x 9 cm); die Mäuse schauen entsetzt auf das durch die Sonne geschmolzene Schokoladenei (ca. 8,5 x 14,5 cm). - Paul Maar, 1937 in Schweinfurt geboren, ist einer der erfolgreichsten deutschen Kinder- und Jugendbuchautoren, zugleich virtuoser Wortkünstler, phantasievoller Erzähler und Illustrator. Zu seinen beliebtesten Figuren gehören das Sams, das kleine Känguru und Herr Bello. Paul Maar erhielt zahlreiche bedeutende Auszeichnungen für sein literarisches Werk, u.a. den Deutschen Jugendliteraturpreis, den Friedrich-Rückert-Preis und den E.T.A.-Hoffmann-Preis. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Handzeichnung, 20.Jahrhundert, Kinderbuch, Illustration, Paul Maar

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        MATILDA

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1988. First edition, first printing. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Publisher?s original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine square copy, the contents without foxing or previous owner?s inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the near fine lightly creased dustwrapper which remains without fading of the red lettering. A beautiful example of one of Dahl?s most popular titles. Housed in a purpose made half morocco solander case. Inscribed by Roald Dahl in black ink on the front free endpaper ?Johanna / Love / Roald Dahl?. Provenance: Private UK collection (Signed by the author for the recipient in person at Waterstones bookshop in Bath, 1988). Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        Matilda. Illustrations by Quentin Blake.

      London: Jonathan Cape, 1988 - Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in yellow morocco, titles to spine and front board onlaid in red and blocked in black, pictorial onlay wrapped around front and back board copied from the dust jacket, twin rule to turn-ins in black, plain black endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. With black and white illustrations. First edition, first impression. A wonderful example of the Chelsea Bindery's work. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        PSICOPATOLOGIA DELLA VITA QUOTIDIANA

      NEWTON, ROMA 1988 - GRANDI TASCABILI ECONOMICI ITALIANO Prefazione di C.Modigliani, introduzione di F.Manieri, pagine leggermente brunite causa tempo, piccoli strappi ai bordi di pag 221 e 223, lievissima fioritura ai tagli, coperta flessibile illustrata con lievi segni di usura soprattutto agli angoli ed ai bordi

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        Oscar and Lucinda

      (Queensland): University of Queensland Press, (1988). (Queensland): University of Queensland Press. (1988). The uncorrected proof copy of the true first edition (Australian) of Carey's first Booker Prize-winning novel. Signed by the author. Based on the size of the Australian publishing industry, as compared to that of the UK and the US, the original Australian first editions of Carey's books, especially those published by University of Queensland, a relatively small Australian publisher, are relatively uncommon. Proofs, because of their much more limited quantities to begin with, are even more scarce. Despite our focusing on proofs as a specialty, we've only handled the proof of this edition once previously, and have never handled a signed copy before. Vertical spine creasing; age-toning to pages; very good in wrappers. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA ]
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        Pheasant Drawings

      Kingston Upon Hull - Allen, 1988 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A limited edition of this beautiful collection of the famous natural history illustrators, signed by the editor David Lank. With paper binding not the hard cover normally issued and therefore we think a proof copy. Signed as usual. Joseph Wolf was German, but moved to the British museum in 1848. He worked for many of the 19th century's explorers and naturalists, including David Livingstone, Alfred Russell Wallace, and Henry Walter Bates. He is thought of as having established wildlife art as a genre, andhe is known particularly for his illustrations of birds. This volume presents his many sketches and drawings of pheasants. Each plate has accompanying notes, written by David Lank. These notes include information on taxonomy as well as notes on the drawings themselves. This is a unique and large collection of the works of a man that Sir Edwin Landseer called, without exception, the greatest all-round animal artist that ever lived. Collated: complete. Condition: Disbound. Likely to be a proof copy. Externally smart, with a little wear to the extremities. The text block is generally clean and bright throughout, and is itself firmly bound. Overall VERY GOOD INDEED.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Typed Letter Signed, 2 separate pages on her personalized address stationery, Nyack-on-Hudson, October 30, 1961. With transmittal envelope

      McCullers writes to Paul Bigelow, a close friend and friend of her cousin Jordon Massee. McCullers and Bigelow were both friends with many writers, but especially Tennessee Williams.  The "New York Times" obituary of Bigelow on May 27, 1988, states that he was a theater consultant and editor. In Tennessee Williams' "Notebooks," Williams cites a friend's description of Bigelow. "Paul could tell marvelous stories about the world of arts and letters in which he apparently knew almost everyone… an air of… mystery…. He had been educated in England… lived in Greenwich Village in the twenties, in Hollywood (where he's been a newspaper reporter), as well as in Mexico in the thirties…." [Notebooks by Tennessee Williams and Margaret Bradham, see Notebook 1941 page 228, #389]. Referring to him as "Paul Dearest, " McCullers expresses her anticipation of seeing "the beautiful mink coat" Bigelow bought for her. "Paul, seriously, you don't know how grateful I am for these years of generosity and thoughtfulness. I have no verbal thanks but you know I love you in my heart for always. I sent you a case of Vodka, fixings for Bloody Mary. Would you drink a toast for us all...." In "The Lonely Hunter: A Biography of Carson McCullers," by Virginia Spencer Carr, a description of Bigelow buying a mink for McCullers is given. "Carson was almost as excited over Christmas as she was over birthdays, especially when it came to selecting gifts for Mary Mercer. She could seldom think of 'just the right present'… she relied often on her cousin for suggestions…. One winter Paul Bigelow called [Jordan] Massee [Jr.] from Connecticut and told him about an exquisite blond mink stole which he had the opportunity to buy at a great savings. 'Do you think Carson would like it for Mary?' asked Bigelow." Massee asked McCullers who was ecstatic, but she couldn't help but tell Mercer who refused to accept it because it was too expensive. This in turn caused a temporary rift between McCullers and Massee. McCullers wrote him out of her will, but they made up very quickly. Somehow, though, she neglected to reverse the will and when she died, he was not in it. Massee and Bigelow were roommates in New York. According to Tennessee Williams' "Notebooks" [Notebooks by Tennessee Williams and Margaret Bradham, see Notebook 1941 page 228, #389], Paul Bigelow was the "constant companion of Jordan Massee." Bigelow and Tennessee Williams had a close friendship that lasted well into the 1950s. In 1941 Williams wrote a poem for Paul Bigelow, a copy of which is in the "Notebooks." McCullers continues. "You are right about cousin Jordan. It is merciful that the Lord took him when he did and that he did not have to suffer...Mary, whom he adores, had just sent him this beautiful telegram which he had shown to every other should in the hospital...I am glad too that Mary drove him in the Bentley and took him to her house for Champagne supper when he was last in New York...." McCullers refers to her cousin Jordan Massee, Sr. Mary is Carson McCullers' physician and longtime friend, Dr. Mary E. Mercer.  Mercer cared for Carson and became her close confidant in the last years of her life. When Carson died, Mary inherited one third of the McCullers estate and then in 1968 bought the house. As a tribute to McCullers, who rented apartments in her house only to artists, writers and musicians, Mercer continued this practice after McCullers' death. [Nyack News & Views, article on Carson McCullers, 9/25/12]. Mercer bequeathed the house in Nyack to Columbus State University's Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians; it went to them after Mercer's death in 2013. [See: archives.columbusstate.edu] McCullers concludes the letter asking Bigelow when he will visit. "As I explained, Mary and I have two houses so there is plenty [sic] of room for you and Boots to stay...." Boots" is Jordan Massee, Jr. She mentions that she has a collection of books for Leonard and signs above her typed name, "Carson." McCullers wrote this letter in the year her final novel was published, "Clock Without Hands," thought it garnered little attention.

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        Ollo 1 + 2 / Rivista Senza Messagio (all published numbers)

      Atelier Alchimia / Edizioni L'Archivolto October 1988 - October 1990, Milan - Folio, 2 volumes. 102 loose leaves in slipcase and 80 loose leave in slipcase. Numerous Colour and Black & White plates. Text in Italian. Only a handful of institutional and private copies. Number 2 has just been un sealed to photograph. Huge and ambitious visual research project by Mendini. Work from Anna Piaggi, Moschino, Lapo Binazzi, Maurizio Cattelan, Mario Merz, Bruno Munari, Enzo Cucci. A chaotic stream of conciousness type affair. Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Collection of 15 Project Reports of the United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey, Saudi Arabian Mission. Also includes the Project's Handbook for American Employees and a U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper. Jeddah, U.S. Geological Survey, 1972-1979 and 1988.

      1988. Saudi Arabian Project Report 125, 126, 146, 155, 159, 160, 168, 186, 196, 198, 218, 240, 245, 257 and 265. includes maps and diagrams. Professional Paper 1459. Handbook for American Employees. Fine collection of original U.S. Geological Survey Saudi Project reports of the 1970s, including the Handbook for American Employees (published in 1978), containing details on geography, history religion, and culture of Saudi Arabia, the city of Jeddah, travel and transportation, communications, housing, health, medicine, currency, protocol, and condict of American employees. Also included is a 1988 issue of the Survey's Professional Paper journal, regarding the "Geology of the Silsilah Ring Compley and Associated Tin Mineralization, Saudi Arabia". - From the collection of the geologist John Randolph Vail with his ms. ownership to wrapper covers.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris]
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        Production cel for The Adventures of Winnie the Pooh. Featuring Eeyore.

      Burbank, CA: Walt Disney Studios, 1988 - An original hand painted 2 cel set up, on handpainted background on artist board. Field size 12 inches by 9 inches. A tiny area of rubbing to background. An excellent set up complete with animation framing papers. Presented in a wooden frame with conservation mount and glass. An original hand painted 2 cel set up, on handpainted background on artist board. Field size 12 inches by 9 inches. Gouache on celluloid An original production cel for Disney's The New Adventures of Winnie the Pooh.

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        What's Happening with Momma?

      Rosendale, New York:: Women's Studio Workshop,, 1988.. Edition of 150. 6.25 x 11.5 x 2" closed; extends to 38". Multiple accordion structure: a larger horizontal structure of 6 panels and 6 vertical accordions affixed to the horizontal panels of 8 panels each. Silkscreen and letterpress. Housed in a clear plastic box. This dimensional, house-shaped book literally unfolds to tell an autobiographical story full of pain and confusion from the author's childhood. Clarissa Sligh, Making Artist's Books (2002): "The emergence of a memory of a younger sister being born at home set into motion the making of What's Happening With Momma? It seemed like a simple idea, but while building and combining text with photographs, I found myself groping for the physical form it would take. "Making book dummies led me to realize that the container had to be a small safe space. But my biggest challenge was to create a structure that would also provide a way for the viewer to interact with the book in order to 'read' it. How could I evoke with photographs, mark making and text something of the way that the Baptist preacher and the gospel and rhythm and blues singers and musicians used repetitive, rhythmic fragments to elicit the audience response necessary for the satisfactory completion of their work? Here too 'the reader' needed to interact with the art. "After agonizing over it for months, I visited Keith Smith's home in Rochester, New York. There I saw a videotaping of a book artist, Susan Share, perform her book in order for it to be seen by the viewer. I knew immediately that her process of 'unfolding' was exactly what my piece was about. That night, a multiple accordion structure came to me in a dream. Waking up, I drew it in my sketchbook on the table beside my bed. The next morning I saw that it was the solution to the problem for which I had been searching. "Initially the book was made using a Van Dyke Brown alternative photographic process. Negatives were pieced together and contact printed for the house-shaped accordion structure. The interior accordion pieces, printed separately on a different paper, were cut, folded and adhered to the interior of the house structure with adhesive. Using these methods, I was able to make a very small and ephemeral edition. The following year, Women's Studio Workshop in Rosendale, New York, awarded me an artist residency fellowship. While there I made a different version of What's Happening With Momma? Ann Kalmbach guided me in strengthening the structure and in printing an edition of 150 books with silk screen inks and letterpress.

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        Peregrino da noite

      Milano , GRAFICA UNO, 1988 - 10 incisioni originali a colori di Raymundo Sesma (da cm 33,5x46 a cm 34,5x17,8). Testo in spagnolo. Folio. pp. 64. . Perfetto (Mint). . Edizione originale di 63 es. numerati e firmati. . Brossura, custodia (wrappers, slip-case) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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        LA SOCIEDAD CORAL DE BILBAO 100 ANOS DE HISTORIA

      DIPUTACION FORAL DE BIZKAIA, BILBAO 1988 - SPAGNOLO Coperta rigida in tela blu con titoli argento al piatto ed al dorsom macchie d'uso ai due piatti, sovraccoperta illustrata e leggermente usurata ai bordi, pagine in buonissimo stato di conservazione con numerose illustrazioni a colori ed in nero

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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        QUOI ? L'ÉTERNITÉ.

      1988Paris, Gallimard, 1988. In-8 (146 X 218) broché, couverture saumon clair à rabats ; 344 pages, (5) ff.. ÉDITION ORIGINALE. UN des 80 EXEMPLAIRES numérotés sur vergé blanc de HOLLANDE Van Gelder du tirage de tête (n°17). Troisième et dernière partie de la trilogie intitulée "Le Labyrinthe du monde", commencée avec "Souvenirs pieux" en 1974, puis "Archives du nord" en 1977. EXEMPLAIRE en PARFAIT ÉTAT. FINE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST.

      [Bookseller: Librairie ancienne & Moderne Eric Castér]
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        La vieille qui marchait dans la mer.

      Fleuve Noir, 1988, in-8vo, 332 p. + 2 ff., avec un envoi signé sur faux-titre ' Pour Jean-Pierre l'histoire de cette vieille pas très catholique... San Antonio 1989', cartonnage original illustré (paperback). Avec l'envoi de la main de Frédéric Dard, qui en fin de carrière a habité dans le Canton de Fribourg en Suisse.picture available

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        GRAN ENCICLOPEDIA DE ESPAÑA Y AMÉRICA (14 TOMOS)

      Espasa Calpe - Argantonio, Madrid 1988 - 10 tomos de enciclopedia histórica + 4 tomos: Los vascos y América - Canarias y América - Los Andaluces y América - Extremadura y América. 23,5 x 30 cm. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio.

      [Bookseller: Libros del Reino Secreto]
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        REVISTA ESPAÑOLA DE DERECHO CANÓNICO - nº 124 - 125 - Enero-Diciembre 1988 (2 números)

      Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca - CSIC, Madrid 1988 - 17 x 25 cm. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Poésies et L'opéra du Pauvre (5 volumes)

      1988. Éditions du Grésivaudan, 1988 - 1989. 5 volumes en petit folio ou grand in 4 en feuilles sous chemise et emboitage noir avec dos imprimé en rouge du nom de « Léo Ferré ». Exemplaire comprenant 4 volumes de Poésies et 1 volume de l'Opéra du Pauvre avec pour chaque volumes 10 lithographies à double page, soit 50 lithographies en couleurs dans leur état définitif, avec de nombreux dessins monochromes dans le texte. Exemplaire sur vélin d'Arches 1/4500 (1401), le tout en très bon état.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Beau Livre]
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        Art i Espiritualitat - Antoni Tàpies

      Tàpies - This book contains the speech read by Antoni Tàpies on 22 June 1988 in the great hall of the University de Barcelona when he has invested doctor honoris causa. Hand made paper from Molí Aquari 135 copies 2 Etchings by Antoni Tàpies Box 40.7 x 29 x 5.2 39.8 x 28.5 x (dust jacket) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        In Flagrante

      London: Secker & Warburg,, 1988. With an essay by John Berger & Sylvia Grant. Quarto. Original black cloth, titles to spine in silver and to front in blind, black endpapers. With the dust jacket. Illustrated throughout with photographs by Killip. An excellent copy in the slightly toned jacket. First edition, first impression, of the uncommon hardback issue. In Flagrante, Killip's "subjective book about my time in England" during its "de-industrialisation" (Killip's preface) is one of the greatest photobooks of the late 20th century, "a dark, pessimistic journey, perhaps even a secret odyssey, where rigorous documentary is suffused with a contemplative inwardness, a rare quality in modern photography" (Gerry Badger). Killip has chosen for the book's epigraph Yeats's poem, "He wishes for the cloths of Heaven", with the famous closing lines, "tread softly because you tread on my dreams", a choice which Berger & Grant, in their essay, describe as "searingly apt ... for it is as if all the photos here have been branded, like a hundred cattle, with the tenderness of those eight lines.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        THE BIRDS OF NEW GUINEA AND THE ADJACENT PAPUAN ISLANDS - VOLUME 1.

      MELBOURNE HILL HOUSE 1988 - THE AUTHENTIC FACSIMILIE OF THE ORIGINAL PRODUCED UNDER LICENCE FROM THE BRITISH MUSEUM. IMPERIAL FOLIO (22 BY 15 INCHES), ORIGINAL JAPANESE SAIFU RED CLOTH, HAND-BOUND, STAMP OF BRITISH MUSEUM TO FRONT BOARD IN GILT, 56 FINE, FULL-COLOUR PLATES, A FINE COPY - NUMBERED 0334. POSTAGE WILL BE AT COST. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hawkridge Books]
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        MONOGRAPH OF THE RAMPHASTIDE TOUCANS

      Melbourne: Hill House, 1988. Fine limited facsimile edition thus in original packaging/box. Original blue Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt. 52 fine coloured plates with accompanying text. Endpapers with a repeating pattern of BM library stamps. One of series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library, printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand-bound. The Hill House series contained the only authentic full-size facsimiles of the works of John Gould - this volume is one of the original printings and now out of print. An as-new copy. Publisher's blurb thus "They are not reproductions, because no camera was used in transferring the images from the B.M.(N.H.) originals. Indeed the originals are taken by Museum security courier to the repro-house in Singapore, where they are subjected to the preparation of new plates for printing on 5 and 6 colour offset presses. The paper used is 130 gsm mat art paper. As facsimiles, the books carry faithfully every spot, mark or stain of the originals. They also carry the original Museum Department of Zoology stamps, and librarian's annotations. From behind glass, the naked eye would be unable to distinguish the original from the facsimile, so accurate is the colour printing. Also as facsimiles, they are exactly the same size as the originals (Imperial Folio: 22" x 15"). Each volume is hand sewn, cased-in and bound between 4 mm. boards covered in special Japanese Saifu cloth, gold stamped on the spine, and with the gold Crown Cipher of the British Museum (Natural History) on the front, and blind embossed on the inner margin of the front boards. The end-papers are of special wood-free heavy grade paper, printed in a generated repetitive pattern of the Museum's Library stamps. The publisher has not intruded into the authenticity of the books, leaving the publication data printed only on the very last page at the end of the book block. Each copy is hand inspected by the printer's quality control officer, individually numbered on the inside front board, Thus, no two copies are exactly the same. Although initial volumes were printed in more than 500 copies, later production runs have not exceeded 300 for world-wide sale. This has been caused by a relative shortage of quality paper, together with the intensive hand-labour involved in their production." Please see the other Gould titles we are offering in this impressive edition. A POSTAL SURCHARGE MAY APPLY ON THIS HEAVY BOOK.. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. New/No Dust Jacket. Elephant Folio.

      [Bookseller: Loe Books]
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        My Mother, In Memory [One of 14 Presentation Copies]

      Elmwood: Raven Editions. 1988. A limited edition of this essay, a shorter version of which had appeared in Harper's. Issued in a total edition of 140 copies, of which only 40 were hardbound: 26 lettered copies and 14 presentation copies. This is number 10 of 14 presentation copies signed by the author, with a frontispiece by noted artist Russell Chatham, hand-shaded and signed by Chatham as well. Designed and printed letterpress by Carol Blinn at Warwick Press. Hand-bound in quarter leather and decorated paste paper over boards. A fine copy of a beautiful production. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        A Guide to the Heavy Goods Vehicle Driving Test and Licences

      Kogan Page, 1988. Paperback. Used; Acceptable. Paperback; English language; Ex-library; a fair reading copy; 1988 ex-library, seventh 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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        Ollodagos - Actes de la Société Belge d'Études Celtiques. Volumes I(1988) - XX(2006) and XXII(2008).

      Société Belge d'Études Celtiques (SBEC), Bruxelles 1988-2008. - a few covers stained, a few spines slightly foxed, else fine, text in French, partially English, Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 10000 All together 50 Issues (1 issue of Vol. IV is missing). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hagena & Schulte GbR]
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        Richard Prince

      Barbara Gladstone 1988 - Barbara Gladstone, New York, 1988. 1st Edition, softcover, unpaginated (approx 48 pp). In photo-illustrated wrappers. One the most influential of this artist’s collectible books. Has been credited as the origin of the now-common ‘mash-up’ style. The original gallery price sticker ($25) is on back wrap. See photos. Very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Randall's Books]
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        Il Brigante di Tacca del Lupo

      Milano , CENTO AMICI DEL LIBRO, 1988 - Un racconto di Bacchelli illustrato con 5 acqueforti di Luciano Minguzzi (cm 24x15). 4to (cm 34x25). pp. 42. . Perfetto (Mint). . Edizione originale di 100 + XXX es. numerati. . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marini ALAI - ILAB]
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