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      Müller & Schindler, Stuttgart 1990 - Reproducing Two Magnificent Works of Art,Including a 13th Century Limoges Book Cover. 290 x 210 mm (11 1/2 x 8 1/4"). Text:; Box: 330 x 245 mm. (13 x 9 3/4"). Two volumes (including commentary volume in German). Commentary by Ruth Mettler, Nigel Morgan, and Michelle Brown. No. 23 OF 250 SPECIAL COPIES in the deluxe binding (apparently apart from a smaller version of this same facsimile issued by the same publisher in a run of 550 copies without the recessed enamel cover). The facsimile volume in maroon calf over bevelled boards, a sterling silver facsimile seal of the archbishop of Canterbury attached to the center of the front board, brass clasps and four brass corner guards, double raised bands; the companion volume in matching leather; both in a very sturdy leatherette box lined with cork, the commentary volume in the bottom of the box, a cork divider between it and the facsimile on top of it, another cork divider atop the facsimile, a leatherette lid with a wide handle, and, on top of it all, A STUNNING DETACHABLE REPRODUCTION IN GOLD AND ENAMEL OF A MEDIEVAL BOOK COVER DEPICTING CHRIST IN MAJESTY, the main part of the image within a sunken panel, and the whole attached with gold nails to a wood backing. With full-page frontispiece depiciting a Benedictine scribe being directed by the Virgin Mary and a talkative Christ Child, first page with eight-line historiated initial featuring elaborate extension into lower margin inhabited by a peacock, 78 half-page miniatures of scenes from Revelations illuminated with 23-karat gold, 28 half-page miniatures (two per page) depicting Christian legends, and 14 full-page miniatures of the Virgin Mary, Christ, and various saints. With color prospectus and publisher's certificate of authenticity laid in. A couple of faint scratches to covers of commentary volume, otherwise a virtually mint copy. This is a most remarkable large-format facsimile in that it reproduces two magnificent works of art--the Lambeth Apocalypse and a memorable 13th century Limoges book cover. The Lambeth Apocalypse dates to the 13th century, when Medieval English book illustration was at its peak. The subtle colors (predominantly pink, mint green, blue, and a dull orange), are very well reproduced, and the use of actual gold leaf on many of the images enhances the verisimilitude. The figures are graceful and attenuated, the folds of the garments are crisp, and the monsters and demons are fittingly gruesome. In addition to illustrations of John's mystic revelations, the manuscript includes some striking full-page images, among them the Virgin and Child, the Crucifixion, the risen Christ with Mary Magdalene, the martyrdom of Saint Sebastian, and St. Catherine of Alexandria. Currently in the Victoria and Albert Museum, our gold and enamel book covering beautifully recreates a French cover produced in Limoges around the year 1300. Its image depicts Christ in Majesty, much as he was sculpted over church doors of the period, enthroned as king of heaven and surrounded by the four winged creatures, as described in the Apocalypse. The original manuscript was commissioned by Lady Eleanor De Quincy, Countess of Winchester (ca.1230-74), who is probably the woman kneeling at the feet of the Virigin in one of the full-page miniatures. The peacock on the first page of text may indicate that the work was done in a London workshop known to use that signature. The book was later owned by Elizabethan book collector, John, Lord Lumley (1534-1609) before passing into the Royal Library and becoming part of the founding collection of the Archbishop of Canterbury's library at Lambeth Palace. There is a great deal of hand work involved in the text and especially the cover here, and the final achievement represents facsimile production of extraordinary quality. No. 23 OF 250 SPECIAL COPIES in the deluxe binding (apparently apart from a smaller version of this same facsimile issued by the same publisher in a run of 550 copies without the rece [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Typed Note Signed / Autograph Note Signed

      Salk was an American medical pioneer, a virologist and researcher who discovered and developed the first successful polio vaccine in the mid-1950s -- one of the greatest medical advances of the 20th century; Sabin was a Russian-born American medical researcher who developed an oral polio vaccine around the same time as Salk's achievement. Two items: First, a Salk TNS, 1p, 8½" X 11", San Diego, CA, 1990 November 13. Addressed to John Stanger. Near fine. Faint mailing folds. On letterhead of "The Salk Institute," Salk muses: "When in my teens I learned that it was important to find a purpose in life and to pursue it. In the course of my pursuit I learned of the wisdom taught by that lesson." Usual small but bold signature in black fineline. Second, a Sabin ANS, 1p, 8½" X 4", n.p., 1991 February 14. Near fine. Faint mailing folds. Wonderful sentiment on a favorite book, boldly penned in black fineline: "I have read many books in my 84 years that had an impact on my career and philosophy of life -- but not until I began reading and re-reading the book named below did I realize how ignorant I was all my life: 'THE DISCOVERERS: A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself,' by Daniel J. Boorstin (former Librarian of Congress)...." Handsome full signature

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        Eyelids of Morning: The Mingled Destinies of Crocodiles and Men

      San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1990. First Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition thus in oversized purple cloth covered boards in dustwrapper. Text by Alistair Graham and Peter Beard. Fine copy in fine unclipped dustwrapper. This copy very nicely INSCRIBED by Beard on the half title page. Signed by Author

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        Eyelids Of Morning: The Mingled Destinies of Crocodiles and Men

      San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1990 Hardcover SIGNED. First thus, first printing. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket with one small tear/crease and a touch of shelf wear. A very nice copy. Dark purple cloth-bound hardcover with crisp gilt title to front and spine. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs by Peter Beard; text by Alistair Graham. 260 pages; 16 color plates plus 400 b&w plates and text illustrations; 9 x 12.5 inches. SIGNED BY BEARD on the half title, inscribed on both the ffep and the half title, with a swahili saying in a word balloon from the crocodile, and dated in 2004. A documentary look at the crocodile's profound influence on the native people of Africa as reflected in their myths, symbols, and everyday lives--and the devastating impact that these people, as well as hunters, explorers, and developers, have had on the crocodile's existence. The text and margins are sprinkled with 18th and 19th century engravings, archival photos, and Beard's drawings, and alternate between portfolios of his photographs.

      [Bookseller: A&D Books]
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        Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit

      London,UK: Guild, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. First UK Edition, First Printing. This is a first edition, (First impression) with no reprint statement to the copyright page. Published first as a paperback original this is the first hardcover edition and television adaptation tie-in. Very slight tanning to the text block and one small closed tear to the jacket which has been neatly repaired.Otherwise unread, uncommon like this in collectible condition. SIGNED by Jeanette Winterson to the half-title page. Accompanying the book is a festival brochure to where the book was signed..

      [Bookseller: Kelleher Rare Books]
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      87 Paginas. Sites/Lumen Books., New York 1990 - ENVIO GRATIS. FREE SHIPPING AROUND THE WORLD [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA CLIO]
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        I.M. Pei: A Profile In American Architecture

      New York: Abrams, 1990. First edition of this monograph on the work of the award winning architect. Folio, original black cloth. Fine in a very good dust jacket. Signed by the architect, I.M. Pei on the half-title page. Uncommon signed. Chinese-American architect Pei I.M. has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Pritzker Prize, and the Praemium Imperiale. His work ranges from the Kennedy Library in Boston to the Louvre's controversial glass pyramid addition, some of the distinguished public buildings of the last half century. This first book-length career survey traces Pei's rise from an MIT engineering student to head of an internationally renowned architectural firm.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Das Herz der Wahrheit. Übersetzt von Uvo Hölscher. Mit Äusserungen über den Text von hegel, Nietzsche, Japers, Hölscher und drei Original-Radierungen von Gottfried Honegger.

      - Neu-Isenburg, Edition Tiessen, 1990. 19 S., 1 Bl. Mit drei Radierungen von Gottfried Honegger sowie einer separaten Folge von 4 sign. und num. Graphiken. 4°, Broschur mit transparentem Kunststoffumschlag. 60. Druck der Edition Tiessen. Eines von 34 Exemplaren (GA 161) der Ausgabe mit einer zusätzlichen Folge der drei Radierungen sowie einer vierten, im Buch nicht enthaltenen. Der Druckvermerk und die vier separaten Radierungen num. und von Honegger sign. - Frisches Exemplar.

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        The Tiger in the Well

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990 - Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. >>> SIGNED by AUTHOR to the Title Page. Rare true first American edition (preceding the UK Viking 1991 book), publishing details show the printing sequence (2,4,6,8,10,9,7,5,3,1). Orange boards with chocolate cloth quarter binding and gold titles to the spine. There is a discrete remainder stamp to the bottom edge. The jacket has a small nick and slight creasing to top of spine. The book has no inscriptions, or previous owner's names and the jacket is not price clipped. The third in the Sally Lockhart trilogy. Whilst Pullman has won the Carnegie Med al, the Guardian Children's Fiction Award, the Smarties Prize and Children's Book of the Year at the British Book Awards it was only the final instalment of the His dark Materials trilogy (which went onto win the prestigious Whitbred Prize, being the first Children's book ever to do so) that seems to have garnered Pullman the popular acclaim he undoubtedly deserves. Since then interest in all his rare earlier books has jumped. Signature is genuine, (I can e-mail a photo of myself with Mr Pullman should proof be required). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MJ Books]
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      College Park: University of Maryland and the Yellow Barn Press, 1990. cloth, leather spine label. 27138|79303|25900|45666/SH. Leaf Book. small 4to. cloth, leather spine label. viii, 32, (2) pages. Limited to 170 numbered copies and printed by Neil Shaver at his Yellow Barn Press on Batchelor and Son handmade paper dating from c.1940 (Leaf Book - Chalmers 194). With a wood-engraved portrait of William Morris by John De Pol as frontispiece. Foreword by Blanche T. Ebeling-Koning followed by Peterson's text and an actual tipped-leaf. Peterson has provided a well documented study of the production of the original Kelmscott Press production of the GOLDEN LEGEND using the correspondence and diary entries. Loosely inserted is material relating to the original sale of this copy.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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        Ferrari 1946 - 1990. Opera omnia.

      Subject: (Automobilismo). Milano, Automobilia, 1990, tre vol. in-4to tutta tela con sovraccopertina illustrata colori, cofanetto editoriale cartonato, pp. 335 + 240 + 495 con ill. in nero e n.t. e tav. a colori f.t. Edizione limitata. (Hard Cover)

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA PIANI]
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        The Gallant Grahams of Canada: Carleton County

      J.G. Graupner, 1990. 1st Edition . Hardcover. As New/No Jacket. 8.75" x 11.25.

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        La muerte y la nada *

      P.Canova, Pully 15.10.1990. - Broché 31 x 24, couverture illustrée, rhodoïd imprimé, étui toilé. Avec le livret de traduction des textes en anglais et espagnol, le cahier de 8 pages d'annonce de parution de l'ouvrage (et du livre total comportant le manuscrit de l'auteur et tous les dessins originaux de l'artiste qui a fait deux millions chez Christie's). Nombreuses planches en noirs d' Antonio Saura. Défrisant double envoi minimaliste de l'auteur et de l'artiste, ce multipack gominé étant destiné à un illustre inconnu.Conditions exceptionnelles pour un exemplaire ordinaire qui ne l'est plus tout à fait - Qui pense qu'on en est à couper les cheveux en quatre ?Votre coiffeur. Édition originale. L'un des 2'457 exemplaires numérotés, après le livre capital avec les originaux, une eau-forte et le manuscrit, 30 luxe avec l'eau-forte et 12 hors commerce.

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        Freedom In Exile: The Autobiography Of The Dalai Lama - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

      New York: Cornelia & Michael Bessel / Harper Collins Publishers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1990. 1st US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. 1/4 Cloth. 0060391162 . An attractive First US Edition, First Printing, following the UK publication. Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED directly on the title page by His Holiness and Nobel Peace Prize winner, the Dalai Lama; "It is as a simple monk that I offer this story of my life, though it is by no means a book about Buddhism. I have two main reasons for doing so. Firstly an increasing number of people have shown an interest in learning something about the Dalai Lama. Secondly, there are a number of historical events about which I wish to set the records straight..." (from the dust-jacket) .

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        The Birds and Beasts of Shakespeare. Text by Arthur F. Kinney. Illustrated with Woodengravings by Alan James Robinson

      Easthampton, MA: Cheloniidae Press. 1990. One of 100 copies, in full morocco with an additional suite of the woodengravings in custom-made portfolio, each engraving in the additional suite is signed and numbered by the artist, Alan James Robinson, who has hand-numbered the colophon as well. In addition, this copy has one original watercolor by the artist, this of the weasel (on green grassy mound against yellow sky) and a fully executed drawing of the crocodile. The total issue of this book was 155, all on printed on Cheloniidae rag handmade paper, the first to carry the press&#39;s own watermark. Page size: 10 3/8 inches x 15 7/8 inches - the size of the first folio edition , 92pp. Bound by Claudia Cohen and Sara Creighton: full caramel morocco with title in gilt on front panel, five raised bands on spine, marbled endsheets by Faith Harrison. Separate cloth chemise for extra suite and drawing all housed with book in morocco and cloth clamshell box with title in gilt on spine. Illustrated with 54 woodengravings depicting the birds and beasts found in Shakespeare&#39;s plays and poems, plus two portraits of the Bard: one etching and one woodengraving and one etching by Alan James Robinson. This book uses Shakespeare&#39;s original texts addressing the natural history, folklore, and mythology of the birds and beasts in his plays. The commentary was written by Arthur F. Kinney, Thomas W. Copeland Professor Literary History at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. The text was set at M & H Type Foundry in San Francisco and printed letterpress by Harold McGrath in black within a caramel-colored rule with caramel ink used for Shakespeare&#39;s own words on each page. Published on the tenth anniversary of the press, this is a worthy monument. <br>See an <A HREF= >Image.</A><br>

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        The General In His Labyrinth

      Alfred A. Knopf, 1990-09-05. Hardcover. Good. Signed. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990: Book Club Edition. Signed by the author and dated "99" below his name. In Good+ overall condition, in a Very Good dust jacket. Clean pages, sound binding. Light scuffing to boards, light wear to spine ends. Heavy bump to the bottom side edge of the front board. The jacket shows light rubbing and light wear, with light edge wear to the spine ends. A nice copy overall, rare signed.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        Boss Dog

      [Covelo, California]: Yolla Bolly Press, [1990]. (YOLLA BOLLY PRESS) First edition, deluxe issue. One of sixty copies numbered in Roman (of 65), specially bound and signed by the author, from a total edition of 255 copies. Small 4to. . Silk over boards, stamped in blind. Decorated endsheets. Bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise fine in slipcase . Published as the third of the Press&#39; "Storytellers" series

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Blinds and Shutters. Limited Signed Edition. [The story of the 1960s, largely told from the perspective of The Rolling Stones and their friends].

      Genesis/Hedley Publications, Guildford, 1990. 1st edition. Limited to 5000 copies, this is Number 2458. - Very large format, 39.2 x 28 x 6.4cms, in a specially designed solander case. The solander case is lightly marked, and a little worn to the corners. Fine and unread. 420 Pages. This copy, number 2458 is signed by the following contributors; Neil Aspinall, Terry Dran, Ralph Gibson, Yoko Ono, Bill Wyman, Adam Cooper, Julie Driscoll, John Haworth, Anita Pallenberg and Larry Rivers. The story of the Sixties, the beatniks, hippies and musicians of the period. Includes chapters on the drugs arrest at Redlands, the making of Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (one of the art contributors has signed this copy), the famous Hype Park Rolling Stones concert, the Isle of Wight Festival, and counter-culture protests such as the 1968 Chicago Democratic Convention, with contributions from Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs, Claes Oldenburg, Dennis Hopper, Peter Blake, and dozens of other influential sixties figures. Michael Cooper's superb photographs provide a unique insider's view. He was a close friend of The Rolling Stones and The Beatles, and of everyone who was drawn to them. In a spirit of the Sixties response to one of the last wishes of Michael Cooper, 93 well-known contributors (including the three surviving Beatles, and all the Rolling Stones) have written texts to accompany his revealing natural photographs. Each copy of this magnificent large-format edition is autographed by Bill Wyman and nine other well-known contributors. A yellow-and-black three-quarter leather binding with sliding blind incorporated in the box revealing an individual print unique to each copy (this one of Mick Jagger). No two copies are the same. 5,000 copies, each with ten autographs. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cosmo Books]
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      New York: Doubleday, 1990. Book Club. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Book Club edition. Nf/nf. Fullbound in red with black title along spine. Deckled fore-edge. Mild edgewear and foxspotting at edges. Spine ends lighytly bumped. PO inked name at head of ffep but otherwise unmarked. Book still straight and solid. DJ in complete and displays just a hint of edgewear and some soiling, especially along interior edging of rear flap.

      [Bookseller: Sanddollar Bookstore]
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        Phantom Lady Farbradierung und Aquatinta in 3 Farbe, handsigniert

      1990 - Ernst Fuchs, Phantom-Lady, Farbradierung und Aquatinta in 3 Farben, 1990, handsigniert, nummeriert 47/125, Auflage: 125 + LXV Verleger: La Edizioni BORA Blattgröße: 80 x 60 cm Motivgröße: 58 x 42 cm Ernst Fuchs (1930 in Wien) österreichischer Maler, Architekt, Grafiker und Musiker, gilt als einer der Gründer der Wiener Schule des Phantastischen Realismus. Fuchs wurde als einziges Kind von Maximilian und Leopoldine Fuchs in Wien geboren. Als sein Großvater Siegmund in die USA und sein Vater nach dem &#132;Anschluss&#147; Österreichs 1938/39 nach Shanghai emigrieren mussten, wurde er nach antisemitischen Anfeindungen 1942 römisch-katholisch getauft. Ab etwa 1942 erhielt er erste Unterweisungen im Zeichnen und Malen durch den Maler und Restaurator Alois Schiemann. Bis zum fünfzehnten Lebensjahr erhielt er Unterricht in Bildhauerei und Malerei bei Emmy Steinböck und Fritz Fröhlich an der Malschule St. Anna in Wien.Von 1946 bis 1950 studierte er an der Akademie der bildenden Künste in Wien, zuerst unter Robin Andersen, dann unter Albert Gütersloh. erste Einzelausstellung 1949 in Paris, wohin er 1950 übersiedelte. 1957 hielt er sich längere Zeit im Dormitio-Kloster am Berg Zion (Israel) auf und beschäftigte sich mit Ikonenmalerei. 1962 kehrte er nach Wien zurück, wo er eine Professur erhielt. Er zählt zusammen mit Wolfgang Hutter, Arik Brauer, Rudolf Hausner und Anton Lehmden zu den Gründern der Wiener Schule des Phantastischen Realismus. 1972 erwarb er die Otto-Wagner-Villa und begann dort mit der Brunnenanlage Nymphäum Omega mit der Verwirklichung seiner architektonischen Vorstellungen. Das renovierte Gebäude dient heute als &#132;Privatmuseum Ernst Fuchs&#147; und Veranstaltungsort. Der Maler lebt und arbeitet seit 1988 in Monaco.Moderne Werke von Fuchs, die bis in die Gegenwart auf biblische, mystische oder astrologische Motive gründen, waren seit den 1980er Jahren auf Ausstellungen in Österreich, Deutschland, Italien, Japan, Russland und weiteren Ländern zu sehen.In den 1990er-Jahren war Fuchs verstärkt als künstlerischer Gestalter von Bauwerken tätig (St.-Jakob-Kirche in Thal bei Graz, Hotelanlage in St. Veit an der Glan), wobei seine phantastische Architektur besonders durch die Verwendung üppiger Ornamentik und kräftiger Farben auffiel.Fuchs singt und spielt mystisch inspirierte Schallplatten ein, u. a. die Alben &#132;Von Jahwe&#147; (Gesänge über das Tetragramm JHWH) und &#132;Via Dolorosa&#147;, und arbeitet immer wieder auch mit Musikern zusammen, wo er ebenfalls als Sänger seine spirituellen Motive umsetzt. So z. B. das Album &#132;Aphrica&#147; mit Klaus Schulze (1983), das er später mangels künstlerischer Übereinstimmung zurückzieht. Weitere Zusammenarbeit u. a. mit Chris Karrer von Amon Düül II sowie Veröffentlichung der DoCD &#132;Mystische Gesänge&#147;.Fuchs pflegte Freundschaften mit Salvador Dalí, Arno Breker, Mati Klarwein, Leonor Fini, Eva Nagy und vielen anderen Künstlern. 1975 ist Fuchs der jüngste der Künstlerfreundschaft, die Salvador Dalí proklamierte: &#132;Wir sind das Goldene Dreieck der Kunst: Breker-Dalí-Fuchs. Man kann uns wenden wie man will, wir sind immer oben.&#147;1987 porträtierte er Falco. Der Dialog, den die Beiden während des Malens führten, wurde aufgezeichnet und anlässlich des 50. Geburtstages von Falco im ORF ausgestrahlt.2005 porträtierte der Regisseur und Produzent Jürgen Haase Ernst Fuchs in dem Dokumentarfilm Mit den Augen der Seele. Straßensänger und Kaiser wollt' ich werden. infos: Wikipedia [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Canal Street

      New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1990. Limited. hardcover. fine. Two color woodcuts, one of which is initialed by Steinberg and hand-painted by Michael Berdan, and 16 black & white tipped-in lithographs. Slim folio, black morocco spine, gilt- lettered, bright yellow linen boards, board slipcase. New York: Whitney Museum, 1990. Fine. One of only 160 copies signed by the author and initialed by the artist. Published by the Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of Art organized by May Castleberry. Printed by Stamperia Valdonega in Verona. An amusing collaboration and a handsome production depicting the traffic, architecture and noise of Canal Street, which was Frazier&#39;s neighborhood in New York for twelve years. Canal Street crosses Manhattan from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Holland Tunnel.

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      New York:: Hudson Hills,, 1990. First Edition. Near Fine. SIGNED "SEAN", INSCRIBED AND DATED BY SEAN SCULLY. A Near Fine hardback Stated First Edition First Printing in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. A Scarce Signed work. 4to. 204 pp.

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      New York: Limited Editions Club, (1990). Hardcover. Fine in a Fine slipcase. Tadakki Kuwayama. Large quarto (11-1/4" x 14-1/4") bound in full gray goatskin leather. Translated by Edward Seidensticker and illustrated with 5 aquatints by Tadakki Kuwayama. Copy #178 of only 375 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist and by the translator on the colophon page. A handsome edition of this famous work by the first Japanese author to receive the Nobel Prize (1968).

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Carrer de Wagner. Dieci acqueforti originali di Antoni Tàpies.

      Edicions T 1990 In folio; pp. 16 non num. 6, di testo su carta a mano pesante con barbe. Si tratta di 13 componimenti poetici di Joan Brossa scritti tra il 1941 e 1987 illustrati da 10 belle acqueforti originali a colori di Tàpies, di cui la prima e l'ultima firmate e numerate a matita dal Maestro. Ril. brochure edit. illustrata, contenuta in elegante custodia con titoli al dorso ed incisione a secco al piatto. Bella edizione limitata a complessivi 165 esemplari numerati, con firme del Poeta (1919-1998) e dell'Artista al colophon. I primi 45 esempl. costituiscono l'edizione di testa contenente una suite delle incisioni num. e firm. a matita; questo nostro esempl.; n.°42/150 per altro perfetto; è purtroppo mancante di tale suite, rimossa dal precedente propietario. Volume raro e ricercato.(Vedi riproduz.)

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      1990 New York 1990 - modernism, postmodernism, architecture criticism Architecture; Very tight, clean and crisp copy. Includes color photos throughout as well as essays by the author and an index. Dust jacket folded in the inset of cover. Size: 10 1/4" x 12 1/2". No marks. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges are clean. NOT ex-library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; ISBN: 084781212x. ISBN/EAN: 9780847812127. Inventory No: 024515.

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        The Snapper

      Secker & Warburg, 1990. First British (and true first) Edition. The second novel by the author of PADDY CLARKE HA HA HA and A STAR CALLED HENRY, the comedic story of a young Barrytown woman who is single and pregnant. Fine/Fine. One tiny bumped corner, else very clean. . 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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      (PRINCE, RICHARD). Prince, Richard. RICHARD PRINCE: JOKES GANGS HOODS. Koln, GERMANY: Galerie Jablonka & Galerie Gisela Capitain, 1990. First Edition 1/2000. Small 4to. Pictorial Self Wrappers. Artist Monograph. As New. 80pp, profusely illustrated in color. Text in English and German. This is the elegantly appointed catalogue published in conjunction with two concurrent 1990 Koln gallery exhibitions of works from Richard Prince&#39;s "Jokes", "Gangs" and "Hoods" bodies of work. A pristine copy still in the publisher&#39;s shrinkwrap. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 1-56466-015-X Inventory Number: 019582&

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        Ecrits de jeunesse.

      Gallimard 1990 - - Gallimard, Paris _1990, 15,5x22,5cm, broché. - Edition originale, un des 42 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin pur chiffon, seuls grands papiers. Bel exemplaire. Quelques tirages de têtes. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Russell Chatham One Hundred Paintings

      Clark City Press, Livingston MT 1990 - Crisp and tight. Signed for us (not inscribed) with date and place by Mr Chatham at a Seattle art gallery opening featuring his paintings. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Acorn Books Northwest]
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      np np: np, 1990. First Edition. Very Good +. 8.5" x 11" typescript (computer word-processor-generated, almost certainly daisy wheel) on perforated printer paper. Minor creasing to some pages. A bit of toning overall. Remnants of a smoky smell (both Anthony and his wife were smokers). Two small corrections to the text, presumably by Anthony, else clean throughout. Very good plus to near fine. [2], 237, [1]. The complete typescript and author&#39;s note for Anthony&#39;s 1990 young-adult sci-fi novel BALOOK, the publisher&#39;s copy sent by Anthony to his publisher Underwood-Miller who brought the novel out in 1990. Published the same year as Michael Crichton&#39;s JURASSIC PARK, Anthony&#39;s story also revolves around the genetic resurrection of an extinct dinosaur. A coming-of-age story of sorts comparing the maturation of the Baluchitherium "Balook" with that of his young friend Thor. Perhaps most noteworthy, however, for Anthony&#39;s "Author&#39;s Note" which closes the book (as well as the manuscript here). It recounts BALOOK&#39;s long and circuitous road to publication and remains one of Anthony most concentrated and sustained pieces on the science fiction genre, his working methods, and the writer&#39;s craft. It ends, appropriately enough, thusly: "I mentioned word processing programs. I had discovered one called Finalword that promised to be even better for me than my prior ones [...] But it was complex, and not perfectly adapted to me system or my Dvorak keyboard; it would be a monster to break in. So I decided to use [...] a short novel to break it in; once I have novelized a thing, I really understand it [...] The available novel was Balook." In other words, THIS typescript.

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        Hitler: Speeches and Proclamations, 1932-1945--The Chronicle of a Dictatorship (4 Volume Set)

      Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 1990-2004. Hardback.. Very good condition./Very good dust jacket. . Jacket of Vol. 1 has small tear on spine.

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Co]
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        Canal Street

      Whitney Museum of American Art New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1990. Limited. hardcover. fine. Two color woodcuts, one of which is initialed by Steinberg and hand-painted by Michael Berdan, and 16 black & white tipped-in lithographs. Slim folio, black morocco spine, gilt- lettered, bright yellow linen boards, board slipcase. New York: Whitney Museum, 1990. Fine. One of only 160 copies signed by the author and initialed by the artist. Published by the Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of Art organized by May Castleberry. Printed by Stamperia Valdonega in Verona. An amusing collaboration and a handsome production depicting the traffic, architecture and noise of Canal Street, which was Frazier's neighborhood in New York for twelve years. Canal Street crosses Manhattan from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Holland Tunnel.

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        Drift and Unlimited Semiosis

      Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Institute for Advanced Study, 1990. Distinguished Lecturer Series 1. Stapled wrappers with gilt lettering front wrapper. 16 pages(2). Near Fine, tiny spot faded front wrapper, book appears to be unread. A lecture given by Eco while he was a Fellow at the Indiana University Institute of Advanced Studies from July 10-24, 1989. No limitation given, but purportedly fewer than 300 copies printed, and one of Eco&#39;s scarcer A items. Contursi A029. First Edition, First Printing.. First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued.

      [Bookseller: Dale Steffey Books]
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        One Hundred Paintings. Essays by Jim Harrison, Chris Waddington and Russell Chatham

      Livingston, Montana: Clark City Press, 1990. First edition, number 191 of 275 copies, signed by the author with a pencil remarque of landscape on half-title. Oblong 4to. Illustrated in full color. 135 pp. Original tan cloth. As New in matching cloth slipcase as issued, in packing sleeve

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        Canal Street

      Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 1990 - One of only 160 copies signed by the author and initialed by the artist. Published by the Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of Art organized by May Castleberry. Printed by Stamperia Valdonega in Verona. An amusing collaboration and a handsome production depicting the traffic, architecture and noise of Canal Street, which was Frazier's neighborhood in New York for twelve years. Canal Street crosses Manhattan from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Holland Tunnel. Two color woodcuts, one of which is initialed by Steinberg and hand-painted by Michael Berdan, and 16 black & white tipped-in lithographs. Slim folio, black morocco spine, gilt- lettered, bright yellow linen boards, board slipcase. New York: Whitney Museum, 1990. Fine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      - Barcelona, 1990. Ediciones Toray S.A Cartone Editorial. 148pp., 13,5x23cm. Ilustrado con fotografias b/n. Medicina

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        Four Past Midnight

      Viking, USA 1990 - USA first edition, first printing hardback from Viking. SIGNED, dedicated and dated directly into the book "For Pat, with best wishes Stephen King 3/12/91". Superb wrappers and housed in protective wrappers. This is Four Past Midnight. Known as one of the world's most reclusive authors. Stephen King rarely appears in public and seldom signs any books. A perfectly presented book with clean tight binding. Unread with good square corners. None price clipped dustwrapper. A very rare book, more so signed. A very rare personal hand signed STEPHEN KING book as shown. A GREAT ORIGINAL STEPHEN KING AUTOGRAPH. Genuine STEPHEN KING HAND SIGNED FIRST EDITION BOOKS ARE HARD TO COME ACROSS NOWADAYS. Here is stunning original hand signed STEPHEN KING. Buy your STEPHEN KING signed books from the leading STEPHEN KING autograph expert on the internet, from the only STEPHEN KING book store to regularly have over 100 original signed STEPHEN KING editions availlable for ourchase at any one time. The leading internet STEPHEN KING autograph store and world's #1 STEPHEN KING First Edition store RAREANDSIGNED. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        What Makes Sammy Run? Fiftieth Anniversary Edition, Signed

      RANDOM HOUSE, NEW YORK 1990 - Absolutely beautiful book in mylar wraps with author's photo on back DJ. Signed and inscribed by Schulberg himself in blue ink on front page. Very slight spotting (?) to edges. DATE PUBLISHED: 1990 EDITION: FIRST ED 328 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Lord Horror

      Savoy:, Manchester 1990 - First edition, Hardcover, Fine in Fine dust jacket, One of a handful of copies that escaped seizure by Manchester police. This book was the leading piece of evidence in an obscenity case brought against Savoy that, I believe, was ultimately dismissed. A very tough find and a rather interesting artifact and time capsule reflecting modern horrific literature. (18) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ziesings]
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        Wolvecamp (SIGNED)

      Uitgeverij Van Spijk B.V., Venlo, Netherlands 1990 - Book condition: as new, VERY SCARCE 1990 luxury edition, #97 out of 250, signed on back endsheet, includes two numbered and signed full color screenprints, DJ is backed with archival paper and protected with mylar, color illustration on cover, text mostly in Dutch with some English, photo of artist on back, blue cloth slipcase in excellent condition with title set into cloth, boards mimic slipcase with title set into spine and are near flawless with one tiny stain on back, pastedowns and endsheets a brilliant blue, interior is flawless with no marks or tears, all colors vibrant, b/w illustrations sharp, 168 pp., magnificent copy with three signatures, 11.5 X 11.5, * Postage for oversized and international shipping will be calculated by size and weight. AbeBooks shipping quotes are ESTIMATES only. If actual shipping cost is less than the AbeBooks estimate, it is our practice to REFUND the difference to the buyer. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Tuscaloosa: Parallel Editions/U of Alabama, 1990. 1st edition, limited (1/75) press numbered and signed, thin painted boards, without dust jacket (as issued). Translated by Eliot Weinberger, and beautifully illustrated with wood engravings by John DePol. The original text faces the translation. Handsomely printed by Steve Miller in Bembo types on dampened Frankfurt mouldmade paper. From the bibliophile John Wallace Skinner&#39;s collection, with his handsome bookplate tipped in on the front pastedown. Published in the same year that Paz won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Signed by Paz, DePol, and Weinberger. A very scarce publication by this Nobel Prize winning author, seldom found on the market. Fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Jett W. Whitehead Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Vol 898 pour Sydney *

      Éditions nomades, Genève 29.11.1990. - En feuilles 19 x 19, sous portefeuille aux plats recyclant des gardes illustrées azurées recyclées de Tintin, étiquette de titre contrecollée, dos toilé, attaches accordées. Recyclage d'image tirée de l'album de Tintin au titre voisin et transparent, sur lesquels l'artiste facétieux a tiré ses compositions gravées sur cuivre.Pour tintinophiles humoureux et avertis. Image visible sur site céleste. Édition originale. Parmi 55 exemplaires numérotés et signés, L'un des 40 in commerce, outre 5 épreuves d'artiste, après 10 luxe avec suite des estampes retravaillées et cuivre original.

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        Septuagenarian Stew

      Black Sparrow Press 1990 - One of 251 (225 numbered plus 26 lettered) copies with a silkscreen print by Bukowski and signed by him. Also signed on the colophon page. This is 251/225. Fine condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Face'. MINT COPY.

      Rotterdam, Bebert, 1990 - Rotterdam, Bebert, 1990. Silkscreened pattern on yellow color paper, 32,4 x 24,9 cms., signed 'Artschwager', dated ('88) and numbered '6/7' all in pencil to the lower edge.

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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