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        El nido de oro Viaggio all' interno del Terzo Mondo

      GENOVA: Casa Editrice Marietti, 1989. IED. Brossurato. BUONO. 14 20. Terzomillennio USATO

      [Bookseller: Controcorrente Group srl BibliotecadiBab]
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        Un' ombra su Maigret

      ARNOLDO MONDADORI EDITORE, MILANO 1989 - Oscar Gialli Mondadori ITALIANO Volume brossurato in cartoncino flessibile. Copertina illustrata. Pagine in buono stato con bruniture, anche ai tagli. Traduzione di Eileen Romano. Volume n. XXXV ( 35 ) della collana. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 999,00 euro. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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      New Haven : Privately printed ... by Robert Reid & Terry Berger at the Sign of the Gryphon, 1989(). Broadside printed by Robert R. Reid and Terry Berger. 24 x 16.5 inches. Marginal illustrations by David Hechtlinger. Copy No. 13 of an undisclosed edition size. Signed in ink by the printers. Provenance: Peter Howard, Serendipity Books, Berkeley.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
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        Catalogo Dell' Arte Moderna italiana N. 25

      MILANO: Giorgio Mondadori & Associati, 1989. Rilegato. BUONO. 22,5 29,5. Arte Moderna USATO

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        German Periodicals with Original Graphics, 1890-1933. Handbuch der Original-Graphik in deutschen Zeitschriften, Mappenwerken, Kunstbüchern und Katalogen = HDO.

      Düsseldorf: Edition GS, 1989-1994.(). 7 vols. + Index volume. Cloth in dust jacket. Illustrated. Text in German. Individual vols. available. Edition of 600 to 650 copies. Contains the illustrated catalogues of: Das Feld, Die Freude, Graphik der Neuzeit, Arno Holz, Die Insel, Das Kunstblatt, Die Kunst der Gegenwawrt, Das Neu Pathos Propylaen-Mappe et al. Almanach, Bauhaus, DADA, EOS, Eranos, Freie Secession Berlin, Holz, Das Kupferstich, Die Kunst des Radierens, Die schöne Rarität, Shakespeare-Visionen, Das Tribunal et al. PAN, Der Querschnitt, Graphische Jahr, Der Sturm, Staatlcihes Bauhaus Weimar et al.Die Aktion, Die Arbeit, Krieg und Kunst, Bauhaus, Saturn, Goltz et al. Brücke- Ausstellung, Das hoe Ufer, Kunst und Künstler, Neue Blätter für Kunst und Dichtung, Die rote Erde, Der Sturmreiter, Verein für Original-Radierung (Karlruhe), Der Zweemann et al. Der Bildermann, Bauhaus, Ganymed, Genius, Hyperion, Die Kart, Das Kestnerbuch, Kriegzeit, Marsyas, Pfister et al. As new.

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        My Pretty Pony

      New York: Knopf / Whitney Museum. New York, Knopf / Whitney Museum, 1989. Limited Edition. An art book published in partnership with The Whitney Museum of Art. The sixth book in the Whitney's Artists and Writers Series. Limited edition. Leather spine, brushed-metal-covered boards. Nine lithographs by Kruger. 550mm x 380mm. Very large. One of 250 unnumbered copies, signed by the author and illustartor. A near fine book in a near fine case: some scuffing, scratching and scratching to the fabric case. The 'boards' are a little scuffed but no more than usually seen. Clock no longer works, as with most (probably all) copies now, given the battery's life span. Uncommon. Illustrations by Barbara Kruger [6194, Hyraxia Books]. . Near Fine. Hardback. Limited Edition. 1989.

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        Panamarenko. Rugzak. (Motor) Pastilles.*uit reis naar de sterren*. PERFECT COPY.

      Antwerp, Saks Neefs Edition, 1989. Illustrated paper-covered cardboard box, 32 x 23,7 x 7 cms., containing a book (hardcover), a box and a portfolio. The book is filled with technical design drawings in colour and b/w, some printed in the Pastille Motor, some pages folding, attached to the backboard a portfolio with 10 technical drawings; the inner box contains 12 quarto photographs of which 2 in colour incl. a smaller one; an inner-portfolio, loose, contains 5 technical drawings of which 4 in the same embossing technique as in the book. A fine book-production. Printed in a limited edition of 200 copies. Sticker attached to box titled: 'Motors Pastilles'. Panamarenko.

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        My Pretty Pony

      New York: Knopf / Whitney Museum of American Art(1989). 1st trade edition/1st printing. SIGNED by & INSCRIBED by Stephen King in the white 'Y' of 'MY' on the front end page: 'To T. Trafter - Best wishes...and keep an eye on your pretty pony - Stephen King 10/24/90' (with 'your' underscored). 15,000 print run on this 1st trade edition (there was a 250 copy aluminum bound limited edition signed by both King and Kruger). Illustrations by Barbara Kruger. Knopf and The Whitney Museum of American Art published this book jointly.The book is straight, clean, tight, with no handwriting other than the author's in it and no soiling. There is just a trace of foxing to the white areas of the binding, and a small bump to the lower spine end. The slipcase is very clean and unfaded, with only a trace of wear to edges and a few very faint and very small foxing spots to white areas. Lovely condition, and very scarce signed and/or inscribed by King. ; 13-3/4" x 9-1/4"; Signed by Author, 10, 20, 24, NF/NONE. Illustr: Illustrated by Barbara Kruger

      [Bookseller: Authors & Artists]
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        Dolan's Cadillac

      Northridge, CA: Lord John Press. Northridge, CA, Lord John Press, 1989. Proof. A scarce proof. Two states are thought to exist, one with blue wraps the other brown. The present copy is in brown wraps, and seemingly scarcer. No priority established. Slight nick to lower wrap [6071, Hyraxia Books]. . Fine. Paperback. Proof. 1989.

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        The Remains of the Day (Signed & Dated First)

      Faber & Faber 1989 - First edition, first impression of the 1989 Booker Prize winner, signed and dated in the year of publication by Kazuo Ishiguro (scarce, thus). Near Fine: tight and square binding in clean black cloth; gently pushed to the spine tips and lightly bumped to the bottom lower corner; one short corner crease and a couple of very minor marks, else very crisp and clean with bright white pages. The clipped dustwrapper is Very Good+: bright and vibrant, and with NO fading to the spine; some rubbing, wrinkling and light wear to the spine tips and corners; vertical crease to the front flap; presented in a removable, archival-quality Brodart protective cover. All orders are sent very carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bradhurst Fine Editions]
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      - designed and illustrated by Mike Hudson. Pp. [28](last colophon, verso blank), printed in green, orange & black and illustrated with three-colour linocuts by Mike Hudson, the endpapers printed in colour with names of various Australian endangered species; narrow royal 4to; grey cloth printed in colour with the endpaper motif, with a pictorial cream paper title label inset on upper board, the spine cloth a trifle foxed; within grey card slipcase; The Wayzgoose Press, Katoomba, NSW, 1989. Edition limited to 75 copies hand set by Jadwiga Jarvis, numbered and signed by Mike Hudson and Jadwiga Jarvis; this being number 9 of 10 copies bound thus. Wegner 1.A.i & 11.A(Prospectus). *With the original prospectus loosely inserted. The main text 'comes from an essay about the dodo, which appeared in the \i Penny Magazine of June 1832 . accompanied by copious annotations, providing a background to the scientists and zoologists named and quoted by the 19th century writer' [prospectus blurb ]. The pagination (on rectos only) is in reverse order, as a count-down to the dodo's extinction, and Hudson's illustrations and design also reflect the fate of the bird: 'The text progressively takes over the pages, leaving less and less space for the hapless bird, until finally only a lone feather surrounded by type is left to remind us that there ever was such a creature as the dodo' [prospectus]. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kay Craddock - Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Roma il Colosseo

      MILANO: FRANCO MARIA RICCI, 1989. Rilegato. OTTIMO. 23,9 30,8. Grand Tour USATO

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        Gary Schneider: "john": Original Photographic Print

      New York City, NY: Gary Schneider Studios(1989). First Edition / First Printing. As New in No Dust Jacket, As Issued. 1 pages. Rare Gary Schneider collectible art. A pristine, framed original photographic print of "John" Cover Image, titled, dated, and signed by Gary Schneider. There is no ISBN. The print is now rare. A brilliant production by Gary Schneider: Small-size print format. Measures 5 X 7 inches. Elegantly framed in large white borders, varnished brown wood, and Plexiglas by Craig Cotsones/Stephen Daiter Gallery Chicago. Full frame size is 12 X 15 inches. Eminently suitable for display. Without DJ, as issued. Presents Gary Schneider's "John". The extreme close-up of the model John Erdman's face, used by the artist/photographer as the iconic Cover Image of "Gary Schneider: Portraits" (2004), and one of the artist's most beautiful creations. "Gary Schneider creates unique, luminescent portraits that transform their specific subject matter and probe the enigmatic character of identity. Schneider's re-presentation of nineteenth-century studio portraits, his handprint photograms, and his fragmented face portraits reveal as much about the language of photography as they do about the subjects being depicted. An extraordinary artist" (Publisher's blurb). An absolute "must-have" collectible, not just memorabilia, item/artwork for Gary Schneider collectors. This framed original photographic print is very prominently, neatly, and beautifully titled, dated, and signed in pencil on recto by the artist/photographer: "John 1989 Gary Schneider". This title is a great photographic print. As far as we know, this is the only copy available online, is elegantly framed, and has no flaws, a pristine beauty. Please note: Gary Schneider prints command thousands of dollars from his galleries, at art fairs, and at auction. His work is slowly but surely destined for canonical recognition. This is surely an accessible and lovely alternative. A rare signed print thus. 1 original photographic print. One of the most brilliant artist/photographers of our time. A flawless collectible print. (SEE ALSO OTHER GARY SCHNEIDER TITLES IN OUR CATALOG).

      [Bookseller: ModernRare]
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        History of Java: Plates (Oxford in Asia hardback reprints)

      Singapore: Oxford University Press, 1989 Hardcover in dust jacket, with no marks or writing in book. Jacket is lightly rubbed. Lower corners are nudged, and there is general light evidence of prior handling to book exterior. Few slight spots to top edge. Internally Fine condition. This book ships with signature confirmation and automatically upgrades to priority mail for USA customers. International customers, please inquire.

      [Bookseller: Schindler-Graf Booksellers]
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        Familiennamenbuch der Schweiz. A - Z (= Répertoire des noms famille Suisses. Repertorio dei nomi di famiglia Svizzeri. Cudesch dals nums da famiglia da la Svizra. Register of Swiss surnames.) 3 Bände (komplett!). Bearb. im Auftrag d. Schweizer. Ges. für Familienforschung von d. Arbeitsgemeinschaft Schweizer Familiennamen..

      Zürich, Schulthess, 1989 Gr.-8°, 2082 S. , Kart., Tadell. Dritte . verbesserte und korrigierte Auflage. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Helvetica - Allgemein

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej]
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      Edition of wich no leading copies exists.Binding of the editor in full black fabric.Rare autograph signed Kenzo Takada Gilles Brochard.Iconography.Slips slightly warped in margins, the book that had stayed in a damp place previously, otherwise nice copy. Du May Paris 1989 24,5x27,5cm reliure de l'éditeur

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Roy Lichtenstein: The Mirror Paintings

      New York: Mary Boone Gallery, 1989. A little worn at the edges and extremities, else close to near fine in textured boards. Unaccountably uncommon publication.. First Edition. Tall quarto. Tissue-guarded mirrored pastedowns and endpapers. Rare hardcover catalogue published in conjunction with Lichtenstein's exhibition "The Mirror Paintings" at Mary Boone Gallery, New York, 21 October to 18 November, 1989. Introduction by Robert Rosenblum, essays by Lawrence Alloway and Henry Geldzahler. 19 color illustrations, black and white frontispiece. Elegant and iconic design, high quality printing.

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        Dolan's Cadillac 1 of less than 100 unnumbered signed Deluxe Presentation copies in publisher's slipcase

      Northridge, CA: Lord John Press(1989). One of less than 100 copies SIGNED by the author on the half-title page and bound in the Deluxe binding as an unnumbered author Presentation copy (on info page at back of text). Quarter black pebbled leather spine panel edged in gilt with gilt spine printing, with front/back paper over boards being shades of a gray, orange and gold marbled design. Published without dustjacket. Housed in publisher-issued black cloth-covered slipcase. Both book and slipcase are Fine - as new - with the book unread and very tight. No damage either to the book or the slipcase.; 9-1/8" x 6-1/8"; Signed by Author, 10, 20, 24, F/F

      [Bookseller: Authors & Artists]
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        Enciclopedia delle Spie Da Yalta a oggi

      Rizzoli Editore - Milano, 1989. ITALIANO 0,72 Ottimo stato, sovraccoperta originale in carta patinata, grafica di Renzo Giust, bordo appena sfregato, talloncino adesivo su piatto inferiore; coperta in cartone rigido, tagli poco ingialliti, pagine in ottimo stato. Illustrazioni di Marco Scardigli. I edizione. USATO

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        Perte Totale. Ter gelegenheid van zijn 60e verjaardag, 60 schetsen en 60 nota's. (Met een Aantekening door Gert Jan Hemmink. Met een originele tekening door Hugo Claus als frontispice).

      Amstelveen, AMO, 1989. Verguld halfleder met platten van vezelig Japans papier in papieren foedraal (Binderij Phoenix). 70 p. Gedrukt door Gerard Timmer in een oplage van 360 genummerde exemplaren. 1e druk.l Eén van de 60 Romeins genummerde en door de dichter gesigneerde luxe-exemplaren, gedrukt op Drie Kronen-papier, met als frontispice een originele tekening door de auteur, afgebeeld in dit boek. Extra luxe, want fraai gebonden in halfleer! AMO 89.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas Holthuis]
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        Comeundone WITH: Prospectus WITH: Extra page initialed by the printer

      New York: Pooté Press, 1989. First Edition. Boards. Fine. Henrik Drescher. Printed by master printer Ruth Lingen. Her copy, specially selected by her for the particularly high quality of printing, execution of board decoration, and binding. Her last copy available for sale. Copy 16/100. Includes her contemporary waxed paper wrapping marked "16" and "save" in her hand. Illustrator Henrik Drescher has described his work as a junkyard of the imagination, and Comeundone is part junkyard, part artists sketchbook, with free-associative phrases and wordplay accompanying hallucinogenic line drawings, photographic montages, and color stenciling. The books fanciful, Borges-like subtitle Being a complete and Reliable Descriptive Collection of the Perilous Explorations and also Important Discoveries made in the wildest Territories upon the Face of the Earth, encountering Savage Men, Ferocious beast, poisonous reptiles etc. etc. Et al. Covering period of Twelve Months 1988-1989 appears to be a misnomer until one begins to explore the phantasmagoric images that repeat and morph in Comeundone.Drescher notes that since an early age Ive been an image scavenger, my mind has always been alert to image debris, keeping ideas and images in books, which then spill into my painting and illustration. In my image making I try to register the idea of everything at once, a sort of Sears & Roebuck mail-order catalog filled with an inventory of all that has ever existed in the course of organic history and human memory scars, tattoos, cracks, memories, impressions, flashbacks, and forgotten instructions. These elements appear in abundance in Comeundone, the title itself perhaps a description of the artist, perhaps an instruction to the reader. Of note are the books depictions of the seven deadly sins, repeated exhortations to pray, and the cruciform shape of the book, all providing a subtextual religious commentary drawn from Dreschers fecund imagination.The pulp painted and shaped pages Ruth Lingen produced for Comeundone are an unexpected and energetic presentation of Henrik Dreschers doodle-like line work (exhibition catalogue, Artists Books: Highlights from the Kohler Art Library, University of Wisconsin-Madion, November 15, 2001 March 15, 2002). In addition to publishing to book under her Pooté Press imprint, Lingen, herself a book artist, made the paper, letterpress-printed the pages, executed the stenciling, and bound the book.Prints & Books: Artists Collaborations with Printmaker Ruth Lingen, p.48-49.Of 100 copies, two were deliberately destroyed as substandard. Printed on die-cut, handmade pulp paper, sewn on red tapes; bound in hand-painted boards; original steel box. The custom cruciform steel box tends to oxidize to green; the box of this copy has been freshly polished at the printers studio. 48 pp. 15.25cm x 15.25cm x 2.55cm.

      [Bookseller: Abby Schoolman Books]
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        Catalogo Dell' Arte Moderna italiana N. 25

      Giorgio Mondadori & Associati, MILANO 1989 - Arte Moderna ITALIANO Legatura editoriale copertina tuttatela, perfettamente conservata da sovraccoperta illustrata con omogenea dissolvenza, velature di polvere e tracce d'uso, catalogo N. 25 dell'arte moderna, ampia panoramica degli artisti italiani, defunti e viventi, compilata da consulenti critici e mercanti, che assegnano giudici tecnici e controllano la qualità della documentazione fotografica, giunta da case d'asta e gallerie d'arte. Buono lo stato di conservazione complessivo.

      [Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele]
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      Black Sparrow Press 1989 - Limited Edition of 150 copies. This is an early number, copy number 3. The book is SIGNED by Charles Bukowski on the limitation page with his drawing of a man and bottle. The ORIGINAL colored silk screen is present in the book. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear. The pages are clean with NO marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy SIGNED by the author with the acetate cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Speaking My Mind

      New York: Simon & Schuster. 1989. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fully bound in giltt stamped blue leather with gilt edges, ribbon marker, and Presidential seal stamped in gilt on the front board. No. 1073 of 5000 copies, numbered and signed by Reagan on a special leaf. A fine copy of a handsome edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 432 pp .

      [Bookseller: Beasley Books]
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        Eight Etchings 1925-1931

      NY: Sylvan Cole Gallery, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Portfolio of etchings and preliminaries loose as issued. Fine in fine green clamshell box lettered in gilt.. Bishop, Isabel. Folio, 43 x 35 cm. Limited edition, copy 33 of 50 of eight etchings by Isabel Bishop signed in facsimile. Until this printing, only proofs of these images were ever printed. Bishop died in 1988 never finding the plates for these studies. She spoke often of her search for these missing plates noting they were among the best she had done. The plates were eventually found in hallway cabinet of her home in Riverdale. Her son authorized this work by Steve Sholinsky, Bishop's printer since 1977 -- on Rives Heavyweight paper. Each plate housed in a separate titled folder.

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        L\'image médiévale: Naissance et développements. VIe-XVe siècle.

      Klincksieck, 1989. 395 Seiten. Taschenbuch. Das Buch ist textsauber und stabil, hat allerdings einige Gebrauchsspuren: Randläsionen und kleine Knicke am Einband, Lesespuren am Rücken, Schnitt angeschmutzt, wenige Seiten leicht eselsohrig. - Mit Schwarzweißabbildungen. - A clean and sturdy copy with considerable exterior wear. hh15 ISBN 9782865632107 Versand D: 6,00 EUR

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        Dear M

      Toronto, ON, Canada: McClelland & Stewart 1989 - 8vo. 308 pp. Inscribed "To Michael" by the noted Toronto art dealer who discovered aboriginal painter Norval Morrisseau. This is #9 in an artist's proof edition of 10 copies, signed, numbered and dated by the author on the title page. It includes a slipcase and three silkscreen prints by Pollock laid in an accompanying card portfolio. These include a seascape, a still life and an abstract, also signed and numbered. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BMV Bookstores]
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        Brandenburger Ausgabe. 22 Bände plus 20 Kommentarbände. Kritische Edition sämtlicher Texte nach Wortlaut, Orthographie, Zeichensetzung aller erhaltenen Handschriften und Drucke herausgegeben von Roland Reuß und Peter Staengle.

      Frankfurt: Stroemfeld/Roter Stern, 1989-2010. Originalleinen plus Originalbroschuren in Schuber. Schuber teils berieben. - I DRAMEN: I/1 Die Familie Schroffenstein (2000) -- I/2 Robert Guiskard, Herzog der Normänner (2000) -- I/3 Der zerbrochne Krug (1995) -- I/4 Amphitryon (1991) -- I/5 Penthesilea (1992) -- I/6 Das Käthchen von Heilbronn -- I/7 Die Herrmannsschlacht -- I/8 Prinz Friedrich von Homburg -- II PROSA: II/1 Michael Kohlhaas (1990) -- II/2 Die Marquise von O…. (1989) -- II/3 Das Erdbeben in Chili (1993) -- II/4 Die Verlobung in St. Domingo (1988) -- II/5 Das Bettelweib von Locarno Der Findling / Die heilige Cäcilie (1997) -- II/6 Der Zweikampf (1994) -- II/7 & 8 Berliner Abendblätter 1 & 2 (1997; mit CD-ROM) -- II/9 Sonstige Prosa -- III LYRIK Sämtliche Gedichte -- IV BRIEFE UND DOKUMENTE: IV/1 Briefe 1 (1996) -- IV/2 Briefe 2 (1999) -- IV/3 Briefe 3 (2010). Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

      [Bookseller: Fundus-Online GbR Borkert, Schwarz, Zerf]
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        The Experience of Nature A Psycological Perspective

      Cambridge University Press, 1989 Blue green cloth boards near fine, inside pages clean and unmarked, avery nice book.

      [Bookseller: Jans Collectables]
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        Georges Mathieu.

      Paris, Celiv 1989 - 4°. Ca. 128 S. Mit vielen meist farb. Abb. OLn. mit OU. Mit handschriftlicher Widmung und Signatur von Georges Mathieu auf dem Titelblatt, datiert Nov. 89. - Avec une dédicace de Georges Mathieu, datée Nov. 89. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        1001 Izbrannyi Sovetskii Politicheskii Anekdot [1001 Selected Soviet Political Jokes]. Soviet samizdat edition

      [Soviet Union] 1989 - Ca. 110 leaves of computer-printed text to rectos and versos, measuring 29 x 20 cm, loose in unlabeled paper folder. First page creased to lower margin, else very good. Samizdat edition of this famous collection of Soviet political anecdotes and jokes, published in 1986 in Tenafly, New Jersey (Hermitage Press). It is unclear whether our copy precedes the printed emigre edition, or whether it was printed after the latter was smuggled to the Soviet Union. It was produced using a mainframe computer and captures the intriguing juncture of dissident practices and digital technology. Beginning in the late 1970s, during the early days of computing, employees at some Soviet institutions managed to print banned texts using line (or drum) printers, usually during night shifts (the use of duplication technology was usually tightly controlled by the state). By the 1980s, such printers produced text at a rate of several hundred lines per minute. The files containing the texts could be moved from mainframe to mainframe using magnetic tape. Regarding this collection, a scholar on Soviet anecdotes writes: "There are many collections of Soviet anecdotes. . The funniest, most clever presentation of a large number of these that I have seen is Iulius Telesin's 1001 Izbrannyi Sovetskii Politicheskii Anekdot. Telesin arranged 1001 well-chosen anecdotes topically and added humorous rhyming quatrains called chastushki (the Russian equivalent of limericks), excerpts from Soviet dissident publications such as the Khronika tekushchikh sobytii (Chronicle of Current Events) and other snippets to make a very entertaining book" (Bruce Friend Adams 2005, 2). The compiler, Iuliius Telesin (1933), was a Soviet poet and translator, and a noted participant of Soviet samizdat culture of theh 1960s. After 1970, he lived in Israel. The original 1986 edition is well-represented in KVK and OCLC, but neither show a samizdat copy.

      [Bookseller: Penka Rare Books, ILAB]
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        Geometrische Komposition. Abstraction in 4 Farben.

      1989, 1989 - 50x48.5 cm, num. 16/30 rechts signiert ?Nelly Rudin? 1989, Farbradierung, 1 blatt Nelly Rudin bekam 1989 der Preis der Camille-Graeser-Stiftung. 1993 Will-Grohmann-Preis der Akademie der Künste in Berlin. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        30 Hour Basic: For the IBM (National Extension College)

      Kogan Page 1989 - Spiral Bound; English language; good condition. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. For buyers outside the UK we now offer significantly lower rates on our airmail shipping. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        We're Going On A Bear Hunt

      London: Walker, 1989. A first edition, first printing published by Walker Books in 1989. A very good+ book with one gift inscription to the copyright page. A trace of an old sticker to the front board. Some wear and a little bumping to the edges. Exceptionally rare children's book.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        The Remains of the Day

      Faber and Faber, 1989. First British (and true first) Edition (first printing). The third novel by the Nobel-Prize-winning author of AN ARTIST OF THE FLOATING WORLD and NEVER LET ME GO, the story of an aging butler's six-day motoring tour which is disturbed by the memories of his lifetime in service. Winner of the Booker Prize and basis for the award-winning film. Fine/Fine. . 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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      Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, Germany 1989 - NEUE ANWENDUNGEN FLUORESZIERENDEN LICHTS mit DIAGRAMMEN, ZEICHNUNGEN und DRUCKEN von DAN FLAVIN. Baden-Baden / NEW USES FOR FLUORESCENT LIGHTS with DIAGRAMS, DRAWINGS and PRINTS from DAN FLAVIN. 26.2. - 16.4.1989, Staatliche Kunsthalle. SIGNED, INSCRIBED and DATED by DAN FLAVIN on the title page: "for all our Nurse 'Jackie' / with best regards and / wishes to you. Dan Flavin 1990". Artist's Monograph / Exhibition Catalog for the Exhibition that took place from 2/26/1989 through 4/16/1989 at the Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden (Germany). Published by the museum, 1989. Softcovers, French folds, 9.25 x 11.5 inches, 168 pages. Text in German and English. Illustrated throughout with photographs of Flavin's neon installations, and with his drawings and diagrams. VERY GOOD condition, slight crease to the very top of the spine, a tiny crease to the upper corner tips of some of the early page tips, light toning to the page edges, overall tight, bright, clean and unmarked. A solid, lovely copy. SIGNED and INSCRIBED books by DAN FLAVIN are SCARCE. You can read a lot about the artist DAN FLAVIN on Wikipedia and elsewhere on the Internet. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PLEASE NOTE: This is book is somewhat large and heavy and will require additional shipping charges. After placing your order you will be notified of the additional charges and be able to accept or reject them before your payment is processed. Thanks. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Orpheus. Eine Dithyrambe. Dazu sieben Orphische Hymnen.

      Raamin Presse, Hamburg 1989 - Hamburg, Raamin Presse, 1989. 4°. M. 7 zweifarb. Orig.-Astralonschnitten v. Roswitha Quadflieg. 50 S., 1 Bl. OPp. in Schuber. (v. Chr. Zwang). Nr. 14 v. 140 (GA 185) Exempl. von d. Künstlerin im Druckverm. signiert. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Deutschland: Ein Wintermärchen

      Philipp Reclam jun. Verlag GmbH, 1989 - 96 Seiten Artikel stammt aus Nichtraucherhaushalt! X5744 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 41 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Caravaggism in Europe. Second edition, revised and enlarged by Luisa Vertova. Vol. I-III

      Torino: U. Allemandi & c., (c. 1989, stampa 1990) - In-4 (31 cm) 3 voll 275 (1); (4) (245) c. (di 1-927 illustrazioni); (281) c. (928-1648 illustrations). Edition binding with dustjucket and their own cardboard box. In the second volume: Plates 1-927: Caravaggio and Italian caravaggism 1-593, French caravaggism 594-927. In the third volume: Plates 928-1648: North European caravaggism. The books are in perfect condition. Some foxings in dustjackets and edges. Very important and rare work. 20mo secolo

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        Madonna Del Divino Amore - Nuovo Santuario Progetto

      Tipografia Campi Srl, 1989. ITALIANO 0,23 Brossura editoriale copertina illustrata con usure da scaffale, dissolvenza diffusa, tracce d'uso e velature di polvere, volume ricco di documentazione fotografica, che seppure presenti lievi segni del tempo conserva ottimo aspetto complessivo. USATO

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