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        A time of gifts : on foot to Constantinople: from the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube / Patrick Leigh Fermor

      London : J. Murray, 1991, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, Eighth Edition0719533481 Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw, now mylar-sleeved. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. SIGNED COPY. Copy is not price-clipped. Additional scans available upon request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 291 pages; Physical description. : 291 p. Map. ; 23 cm. Subject: Fermor, Patrick Leigh, - Journeys - Europe. Fermor, Patrick Leigh - Travel - Europe. Europe - Description and travel - 1919-1944. Europe. Description & travel, 1933-1935 - Personal observations Europe - description & travel - 1933-1935 - personal observations. Summary: A Time of Gifts sees Patrick Leigh Fermor setting out at the age of 18 in 1933, on his epic journey across Europe from the Hook of Holland to Constantinople. This first volume takes the reader as far as Hungary. ; Fermor offers compelling glimpses, not only of the events which were curdling Europe at that time, but also of the resplendent domes, the monasteries, the great rivers, the hospitable burgomasters, the sun on the Bavarian snow, the storks and frogs, the grandeurs and the courtesies. Series: John Murray travel classics.

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        William Blake's Illuminated Books (Six Volumes)

      Blake Trust/ Princeton Ulniversity Press, New Jersey and Italy 1991 - Volume I: Jerusalem, Volume 2: Songs of Innocence and of Experience Volume 3: The Early Illuminated Books, Volume 4: The Continental Prophecies, Volume 5: Milton: A Poem, Volume 6: The Urizen Books. All volumes are in excellent condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The History of Middle-Earth

      London: Unwin Hyman or Harper Collins,, 1991—96. 12 volumes, octavo. Various coloured cloth with various coloured dust jackets. An excellent set of mixed editions: volumes 8-12 first editions, first printings; volumes 1-7 the Harper Collins reprint.

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        Il Trattato Die Francesco Die Giorgio Martini E Leonardo: Il Codice Estense restituito.

      . Universita die Parma. Instituto di Storia dell'Arte 1991. 333 Seiten. Minimale Lagerungsspuren am Einband, insgesamt aber altersgemäß einwandfrei. Tadelloses Exemplar (Kunst - Architektur). Original kartoniert..

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        THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE

      The Armchair Detective Library, NY 1991 - First limited edition of 100 numbered and 26 lettered copies signed by Condon on the limitation page. Copy H. Introduction for this edition by Condon. Pictoral label on front board. Issued without dustjacket. Slipcase. Unread copy in Fine condition in a Fine slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Untersuchen und Dokumentieren von bemalten Holzdecken und Täfelungen [Sondereinband] Ulrich Schiessl (Autor)

      Paul Haupt, Bern, 1991. 1991. Softcover. Good. Untersuchen und Dokumentieren von bemalten Holzdecken und Täfelungen [Sondereinband] Ulrich Schiessl (Autor) Mit einer allgemeinen Einführung in die Grundlagen der Dokumentationsarbeit des Restaurators Untersuchen und Dokumentieren von bemalten Holzdecken und Täfelungen [Sondereinband] Ulrich Schiessl (Autor) Mit einer allgemeinen Einführung in die Grundlagen der Dokumentationsarbeit des Restaurators

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        Miró Engravings 1928-1960/1961-1973/1973-1975. Volume 1-3. THREE VOLUMES IN MINT CONDITION.

      New York, Rizzoli, 1989 -1991 - New York, Rizzoli, 1989 -1991. Paper-covered boards (hardcover) with illustrated dustjacket executed in colour woodcut, 33 x 26 cms., together 684 pp. text in English with 935 illustrations incuding 726 in colour + 9 original full-page (colour) woodcuts. Catalogue raisonné of the woodcuts, copperplate engravings, linocuts and celluloids, pochoirs, cartelegraphies and rhodoid engravings. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE

      NY: The Armchair Detective Library, 1991 First limited edition of 100 numbered and 26 lettered copies signed by Condon on the limitation page. Copy H. Introduction for this edition by Condon. Pictoral label on front board. Issued without dustjacket. Slipcase. Unread copy in Fine condition in a Fine slipcase.Signed by Author. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition. The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        Tierra! Tierra! SIGNED.

      Zurich, Edition Howeg, 1991 - Zurich, Edition Howeg, 1991. Glassine wrappers over soft boards, 21,5 x 27 cms., 9 pp. text in German and English + 12 colour plates. From a very limited edition of 12 copies (ours being nr. 1), numbered, dated and signed in gouache in colophon, the wrappers painted in gouache in colours. Added as issued a painted CD-disc (recto) in a plastic case painted all over on the interior. Fine copies. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        HIDE AND SEEK (signed 1st + hangman sketch)

      Barrie & Jenkins, London 1991 - Barrie & Jenkins, 1991 London, 8vo, 210 pages. 1st Edition, 1st printing. SIGNED. STATED first edition, 1991. Signed directly to title page without inscription by Ian Rankin. Ian Rankin also drew a sketch of a hangman. Signed in person. First issue DJ with 12.99 price intact on flap. Bright orange boards. Book and DJ are nearly new. The flaws stopping this from being As-new are 1 gently bumped corner, 1 corner a little less than sharp and a tiny, tiny chip to crown of dj that you need to look for. This copy is very, very nice. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Hide and Seek

      Barrie & Jenkins, 1991 - 1st edition. Hardcover. Very fine (the customary page-tanning) in a very fine dustwrapper. Signed by the author. Lovely copy of the second John Rebus novel. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        THE GREAT GATSBY, THIS SIDE OF PARADISE, TENDER IS THE NIGHT, TALES OF THE JAZZ AGE, BABYLON REVISITED, THE LAST TYCOON, THE BEAUTIFUL AND DAMNED 7 Volume Matched Set (Easton Press)

      Norwalk Connecticut: Easton Press. 1991. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. All 7 volumes Fine, Leather Bound, accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, the endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker, smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. Full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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        E.J. Hughes, R.C.A./A.R.C. - 40 Ans Avec La Galerie / 40 (Forty) Years With *SIGNED BY E. J. Hughes*

      Sherbrooke, Quebec Galerie Dominion 1991. 24 page exhibition catalogue. Signed by E.J. Hughes at bottom of title page. Text in French and English. Chronology. Includes nine illustrations in colour and three in black and white. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. A beautiful copy. Signed First Edition Stapled 4to - over 9?" - 12" tall; First Edition. Fine E.J. Hughes

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        E.J. Hughes, R.C.A./A.R.C. - 40 Ans Avec La Galerie / 40 (Forty) Years With *SIGNED BY E. J. Hughes*

      Galerie Dominion, Sherbrooke, Quebec, 1991, Stapled, Book Condition: Fine, First Edition, Signed, Illustrated By: E.J. HughesSize: 4to - over 9?" - 12" tall, 24 page exhibition catalogue. Signed by E.J. Hughes at bottom of title page. Text in French and English. Chronology. Includes nine illustrations in colour and three in black and white. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. A beautiful copy.

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        ZAPATA A NARRATIVE, IN DRAMATIC FORM, OF THE LIFE OF EMILIANO ZAPATA.

      [Covela, CA]: The Yolla Bolly Press, [1991]. - Thick quarto. Three quarter plum cloth and decorated paper over boards, paper spine label. Illustrated with 18 woodcuts (7 full- page). Bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise fine in folding cloth box with hasps, in company with enclosures. Small label smudge in lower corner of upper panel of case. First edition in this format. Illustrated with original woodcuts by Karin Wikström. One of forty numbered copies (of fifty), with the seven large woodcuts handcolored, accompanied by an additional woodcut portrait of Zapata, signed in pencil by the artist, from a total edition of 257 copies printed on French Rives paper in Veronese types, and signed by the artist. A copy of the original prospectus is laid in, as well as the separately printed and bound supplemental text, ZAPATA THE MAN THE MYTH AND THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION by Robert E. Morseberger (1/100 copies signed by the author). The substantial original 1949 treatment for the proposed film biography of Zapata by Steinbeck, here published for the first time, and of course differing substantially from the final shooting script for the 1952 film.

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        Organometallic Chemistry

      Royal Society of Chemistry, 1991. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60233965; EAN: 9780851866819

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        2003.

      . Originalt serigrafi i 12 farver. Galerie Börjeson, Malmö 1991. 101,50 x 120 cm. Signeret af kunstneren. Trykt i 150 nummererede eksemplarer. Indrammet. * Würtz Frandsen: Catalogue raisonne G8..

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        Edward Borein The Update The Watercolors, Etchings, and Drawings

      Santa Barbara: Harold G. Davidson, 1991. First edition. brown gilt lettered fabricoid. Fine/pictorial dust jacket (fine). Large quarto. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of Borein?s works and photographs, as well as a frontispiece drawing of Edward Borein by William Oberhadt One of 500 copies, inscribed by the author on the half title Harold G. Davidson wrote four books about Edward Borein and was considered the outstanding authority on the life and work of Borein. Laid in is an annoucement ?The Borein Collection? announcing the publication of the book Very scarce, virtually unobtainable .

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        Rorschach Test

      [No place]: Minatoby. [1991]. First. First edition. String-tied wrappers. Pictures by Martha McCollough. Slight sunning at the spine, very near fine. One of 100 numbered copies Signed by both Wright and McCullough. Very scarce, and not to be confused with the Carnegie-Mellon University edition published several years later. OCLC locates four copies of this edition. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Prince of Chaos

      Ultramarine Press, 1991. of an edition of 50, this is one of 12 signed lettered copies finely bound in full leather by Denis Gouey. . Hardbound. a fine copy. Inscribed by Zelazny to a collector. 225 pp

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        RISE & FALL OF THE THIRD REICH A History of Nazi Germany 2 Volumes

      Easton Press, 1991, Hardcover, First Edition; First PrintingFine, Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. A pristine volume.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

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        The Commemorative Limited Edition of the Works

      London: Harper Collins and Jonathan Cape,, 1991. 15 volumes, octavo. Original quarter blue morocco, titles to spine gilt, weave pattern paper boards, top edges gilt, each copy housed in a matching weave pattern paper covered slip case, the whole contained in a large open fronted blue paper covered box. Illustrated throughout. In fine condition. Commemorative Edition limited to 500 numbered sets of which this is number 112. This edition was published to celebrate Dahl's 75th birthday on 13th September 1991. This copy signed by wife Felicity and daughter Tessa in 'James and the Giant Peach', and by Felicity in 'Danny'.

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        THE THIRTEEN GUN SALUTE

      NY: W.W.Norton, 1991. First US edition, first prnt. Signed by O'Brian on the title page. Dust jacket illustration by Geoff Hunt. Bright, tight copy in Fine condition in a Fine dustjacket with an archival cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

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        Hockney's Alphabet

      London: Faber and Faber for the Aids Crisis Trust, , 1991. Folio. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine in blue and gilt, housed in a grey cloth slipcase. 26 colour drawings, one for each letter of the alphabet by David Hockney. Written contributions by; Douglas Adams, Martin Amis, Julian Barnes, William Boyd, Margaret Drabble, Patrick Leigh Fermor, William Golding, Seamus Heaney, David Hockney, Kazuo Ishiguro, Erica Jong, Doris Lessing, Norman Mailer, Ian McEwan, Arthur Miller, Iris Murdoch, Nigel Nicolsen, John Julius Norwich, Joyce Carol Oates, V.S. Pritchett, Craig Raine, Susan Sontag, Stephen Spender, John Updike, Anthony Burgess, Ted Hughes, Paul Theroux, Gore Vidal, and T.S. Eliot. A fine copy in a near fine slipcase with a few small stains to front panel. First edition, first impression. Special edition, signed by Hockney and Spender, of this collaborative effort made to raise money for the AIDS Crisis Trust. Spender invited several British and American writers to contribute with texts that could accompany Hockney's specially drawn alphabet. Writers who contributed include several Faber authors such as William Golding, Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, and Kazuo Ishiguro, as well as Ian McEwan, Iris Murdoch, and Gore Vidal; Norman Mailer declined, but his "letter refusing seemed such a good model for Polite Rejection" that it was nonetheless published as his contribution (Preface).

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        3 lettercards signed (2 autograph and 1 typed) and 1 autogr. poem (5 lines).

      Vienna, 1990 and 1991. - Altogether 4 pp. Oblong small 8vo (lettercards) and large 4to. With 3 envelopes (2 autogr. and 1 typed). To the Italien writer Rolando Pieraccini in Helsinki, regarding the signing of a special edition: "Thank you for your kind letter. The best possibility would be, if you could bring me the books (pages) if you could personally come to Vienna and assist me, when I sign them [.]" (10 April 1990). - "[.] I would have liked so much to visit Finnland next year but it seems that my state of health makes it impossible [.]" (12 July 1990). - "I am very sorry that it took so long a time to sign all copies - I had been ill for some months. But now I have finished all signing [.]" (25 Aug. 1991). - The poem "Gebirgsrand" ("Edge of the Mountain") is writein in blue felt pen: "Denn was täte ich, | wenn die Jäger nicht wären, meine Träume, | die am Morgen | auf der Rückseite der Gebirge | niedersteigen, im Schatten". - The art collector and publisher Pieraccini, long resident in Finland, published numerous limited editions of 20th century art and literature. His large collection, considered the most important private collection of Italian 20th c. art, he left to the Helsinki Ateneum in 2008.

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        Io e altro

      Pesaro: Edizioni della Pergola, 1991. Edizione unica di 150 es. numerati. cartella in tela. Ottimo (Fine). Cm 34x25. Libro d'artista scritto e illustrato da Roberto Barni con 8 incisioni, una litografia, più alcuni motivi d'ornamento ed una grande acquaforte-acquatinta a colori ripiegata (cm 25,5x90) tutte originali e firmate Incisioni tirate su carta Fabriano a larghi margini. Testi composti in caratteri Bodoni e le lastre tirate su torchio a stella sono stati impressi su carta Rosaspina della cartiera di Fabriano dai maestri stampatori Andrea Sanchini e Giulio Serafini [Jentsch, 1993]

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        A proposito del nudo

      Costgliole d'Asti: All'Insegna del Lanzello, 1991. Edizione unica di 100 + V es. numerati. Raccoglitore in tela. Ottimo (Fine). 4to (cm40x28). Una poesia di Penna. Una acquaforte originale di Mario Calandri firmata e numerata (cm 10,5x17,5). Introduzione di P. Mantovani

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        The Waste Lands / Stephen King ; Illustrated by Ned Dameron - [Series: the Dark Tower ; 3]

      Hampton Falls, N. H. : Donald M. Grant Publisher, 1991, Hardback, Stated First Edition0937986178 Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Literally as new and still in the publisher's protective shrink-wrap. ; 509 pages; Subjects: Roland (Fictitious character : King) --Fiction. Description: 509 p. : col. Ill. ; 24 cm. Form/Genre: Fantasy fiction.

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        Patrimony: a True Story - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      New York: Simon & Schuster. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Cloth. 9780671703752 . A most handsome First Edition/First Printing in Fine condition in alike dustjacket. This one SIGNED by author Philip Roth directly on the title page; Patrimony, a true story, touches the emotions as strongly as anything Philip Roth has ever written. Roth watches as his eighty-six-year-old father -famous for his vigor, charm, and his repertoire of Newark recollections- battles the brain tumor that will kill him. The son, full of love, anxiety, and dread, accompanies his father through each fearful stage of his final ordeal, and, as he does so, discloses the survivalist tenacity that has distinguished his father's long, stubborn engagement with life .

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        Der Sonnenhymnus des Echnaton

      Ffm., Alpha Presse 1991 - 9 Bll. Text auf MaschinenbŸtten, lose in Siebdr.-Umschlag, 8 lose Bll. und 3 doppelblgr. Farblith. sowie 2 doppelblgr. Collagen auf BŸttenseide von Wol MŸller und 2 Orig.-Farbfotografien Vgl. Spindler 175. Ð Ein kŸnstlerisches Werk zur Sonnenverehrung verlangt aus Sicht des Planeten Erde ein gro§es Format: die originalgraph. Doppelbll. 65:96cm. Sie bedienen sich in der kŸnstlerischen Gestaltung einer Handschrift Albert Einsteins und dessen Textes zu ÈDie Grundlage der allg. RelativitŠtstheorieÇ. Die 8 losen Bll. wiederholen den altŠgyptischen Sonnenhymnus in einer Nachdichtung von R. G. Mohnnau. Die farb. Lichtbilder wurden dem Werk von der Sternwarte Heidelberg beigefŸgt. Ð Das erste von 5 (ges. 35) ršm. num. Ex. der Ausg. E. A.; Druckvermerk von Wol MŸller und R. G. Mohnnau signiert Zustand Lose in Chemise aus Strohpapier mit serigraph. Siegelreprod., das Siegel wiederholt auf Orig.-Mappe, mit serigraph. Motiv auf vord. Innendeckel

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        7 epigrammi da Martin Lutero

      Roma: La Librericciuola, 1991. Prima edizione di 40 es. numerati e firmati. Nove quartini sciolti raccolti in cofanetto in tela. Perfetto (Mint). 8vo 8vo (cm 22 x 21,5). Sette acquaforti/acquatinte originali a colori (cm 9,5x9,5) di Achille Perilli, numerate e firmate. Sette epigrammi di Elio Pagliarani Poesie stampate dallo Studio Tipografico, Roma. Acqueforti incise su lastre di rame, tirate su torchio a mano da Luciano Trina, Roma. Lastre biffate dopo la tiratura. Carta Graphia della cartiera Sicars, legatura in tela Brillianta di Sergio Bertoni, Roma [Jentsch, 1993; Gambetti 2007]

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        Flore Danoise

      Robert & Lydie Dutrou, Paris 1991 - (15 3/8 x 10 1/2 inches). Half-title and title in red, Text in French and Danish, printed in black with headings in red and black. 7 coloured plates by Alechinsky, each an "eau-forte originale sur facsimile de Flora Danica," each numbered and signed in pencil by Alechinsky. Unbound as issued in original limp paper wrappers, the upper cover with etched calligraphic decorated title printed in red and silver, plexiglass slipcase Fine copy: the edition limited to 165 copies signed by the author, this copy number 7 of the 125 copies for sale by the publishers. An approximate translation of the colophon: " Flore Danoiose , a poem by Michel Sicard - dedicated to his daughter Flora - and the Danish translation by Uffee Harder are both set by hand in 20 point Garamond type. The seven original etchings by Pierre Alechinsky are printed on facsimiles of plates from the 18th-century botanical work: Flora Danica." The excellent images - reminiscent of the work of Max Ernst - provide a fresh view of some of the more esoteric images from Flora Danica . The literary/artistic equivalent of cloud-imagined figures and landscapes, Alechinsky offers a sophisticated view which complements Sicard's text/poems to his daughter. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Situazioni

      S. Martino B.A.: AZ Editrice, 1991. Edizione di 99 + X es. numerati e firmati. broch. Ottimo (Fine). Folio. Dedica e firma autografe dell'Artista, datata marzo 1992 (Inscribed, dated and signed by the Artist). 10 acqueforti originali a colori (cm 31,7x24,5) di Francesco Greco, numerate e firmate, stampate dallo stesso artista. Edizione originale firmata dagli Autori Testo composto dalla Iter di Colognola ai Colli su carta a mano Sicars, rilegatura eseguita da Bertilla Galvagni. L'incisione riprodotta sulla copertina fa parte della collezione di opere grafiche del Museum of Modern Art di New York

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        Das Mittagsmahl : Parodie auf Gabriele D'Annunzio = Il pranzo. Mit einem Personenreg. in Bildern von Roswitha Quadflieg, dazu drei Abschnitte aus dem Roman "Die Lust" von Gabriele D'Annunzio und die Beschreibung des ersten Ganges aus " Das Gastmahl des Trimalchio" von Petronius Arbiter.

      Hamburg, Raamin-Presse, 1991. Erste dieser illustrierten Ausgabe. - M13858 Gr.-8° (20,7 x 26 cm ). Grün-blaue, flexible OriginalhalbLeinwand mit farbig bedrucktem OJapan-Papieren in 5-teiliger Mappe OHLeinenmappe in blauem OLwd.-Schuber mit braunem, montierten RückenSchild. 55 (2) Blätter in Blockbuchbindung mit 5 ganzseitigen Kunstharzstichen und einem lose beiliegenden Originalstich "Ihr Mund der der medizäischen Venus" handschriftlich numeriert 19/40 und von der Künstlerin signiert. Einband von Chr. Zwang, Hamburg. Nr.19 von 40 (GA 190) Exemplaren der Ausgabe mit einer zusätzlichen Zeichnung auf Japanpapier 'Mingei'. Im Impressum handschriftlich numeriert und von der Künstlerin signiert. Alles makellos ! 20. Druck der Raamin Presse, 980

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        Something to Remember Me By

      New York: Albondocani Press. (1991). First. First edition. Quarter cloth and marbled papercovered boards. Prospectus laid in. Fine in fine unprinted acetate dustwrapper. Copy number 2 of 350 numbered copies Signed by Bellow. Ray Roberts's copy. Roberts was an influential editor with Viking, Henry Holt, and then Little, Brown, and he worked closely with John Fowles, Martha Grimes, Thomas Pynchon, and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. .

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        SOCIAL CONTEXT

      NY: Double Elephant Editions, 1991. Fink, Larry. Folio, (1) p. text, plus 15 original silver prints (13 x 18 in.) archivally window-matted (19 x 23 in.). All housed in a cloth clamshell box. The box is bumped at the tips and foredge, and the cloth is slightly rubbed; there is one small 1/2 inch abrasion on rear and slight soiling. The photographs and mounts are in fine as new condition. Limited to 25 copies. Each photo SIGNED, titled, and editioned on the blank verso of the print. Fink studied at the New School of Social Research in New York, taking classes with Lisette Model and Alexey Brodovitch. He taught at the Parson's School of Design and the New School as well as Yale and Cooper Union. He describes his work as follows: "My photographs have been taken with intent to help the human revolution and to do it at the right moment in history. They will testify to the transformation. Such is my feeling. Such is my need." From the prospectus, which is laid in: "Larry Fink's photographs are best described under the rubric 'new social photography.' ...reliant on the styles of Robert Frank, Garry Winogrand and Diane Arbus, Fink's work reflects not only the mood of the period of American life that he photographs, but also the currency of the social and artistic forces and institutions that have developed and formed him as an artist." In this collection, Fink's photographs are of the "lower middle class" at gatherings and locales, bringing to mind the photos in CAFÉ LEHMITZ by Anders Petersen.

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        Sul gatto

      OFFICINA BODONI 1991 Officina Bodoni, Verona, 1991. Caratteri Poliphilus, carta a tino Fabriano, 8 incisioni e puntesecche di Isa Pizzoni. Tiratura 130 esemplari. Legatura in cartonato verde, autore e titolo sul dorso in oro, con custodia di cartone. 67 1

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        The World Crisis, complete six-volume set in full leather

      Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, 1991. Hardcover. Fine. This is a fine, full six-volume set of the magnificent Easton Press leather bound edition. The World Crisis is Winston Churchill's epic history of the First World War, in which he played such a critical, controversial, and varied role. Of The World Crisis, Frederick Woods wrote: "The volumes contain some of Churchill's finest writing, weaving the many threads together with majestic ease, describing the massive battles in terms which fitly combine relish of the literary challenge with an awareness of the sombre tragedy of the events." Churchill was in a special position to write this history, having served both in the Cabinet and on the Front. First Lord of the Admiralty from 1911 until 1915, after the failure in the Dardanelles and the slaughter at Gallipoli, Churchill was scapegoated and forced to resign. He spent his political exile as a lieutenant colonel leading a battalion in the trenches. Before war's end, Churchill was exonerated and rejoined the Government, but the stigma would linger. Churchill may have meant for his history of the First World War to clear his name, but his six volume masterwork far exceeds this purpose. This edition is one of the most aesthetically pleasing and reader-friendly editions to date. Easton Press publications are sought for their high production values. Standard features include full leather binding with raised spine bands, extensive gilt lettering and decoration, all edges gilt, satin ribbon page markers, archival paper, sewn pages, and moire fabric endsheets. This set is bound in full crimson pigskin with black title and author spine labels. Richard Langworth, author of A Connoisseur's Guide to the Books of Sir Winston Churchill, helped design this edition. Consequently, the contents of this Easton Press edition present an ideal combination of features from the many editions of this critically acclaimed work; the text is from the first English edition, while the photos are from the second American edition. The full color reprints of the original folding maps "are, if anything, better than the originals." (Langworth, p.112) Condition of this set is genuinely fine. The books are obviously unread, the bindings stiff, the pages crisp, the satin ribbon markers still in the same position originally placed when the books were shipped. The leather bindings are pristine, wtih only a trivial suggestion of shelf-wear to the bottom edges. The contents remain perfectly crisp and bright with no previous ownership marks. Please anticipate that this large, heavy set may require additional postage. Bibliographic reference: Cohen A69.19, Langworth p.111

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        Orthopädische Operationslehre, Bd.1, Wirbelsäule von Rudolf Bauer (Autor), Fridun Kerschbaumer (Autor), Sepp Poisel (Autor) G Spitzer, R Baumann, S Cull Walter Dick, Andreas Eisenschenk

      Stuttgart: Thieme Georg Verlag, 1991. Auflage: 1., Aufl. (28. Februar 1991). Hardcover. Good. 32,6 x 24,2 x 4,6 cm. Die Autoren beschränken sich in der Darstellung im wesentlichen auf bewährte Operationstechniken. Die Auswahl wurde den Bereichsautoren aufgrund ihrer reichen persönlichen Erfahrung überlassen. Damit ist kein Operationslexikon entstanden, sondern ein Werk mit sehr persönlicher Prägung. Basis für die Erstellung der vorliegenden Operationslehre war neben der operativen Erfahrung der Autoren das anatomische Substrat. Um dem Leser die Arbeit mit diesem Werk zu erleichtern, wurden die wesentlichen Zugangswege in einem Einleitungskapitel vorangestellt. Neben einer praxisnahen Darstellung der jeweiligen Operationstechnik wird auf die wesentlichen Operationsindikationen sowie Gefahren und Komplikationsmöglichkeiten eingegangen. Damit soll dem in Ausbildung befindlichen Operateur eine wesentliche Hilfe angeboten werden. Dem Erfahrenen wird die Möglichkeit geboten, sich in kurzer Zeit einen Überblick über Operationstechniken zu verschaffen, die nicht zum täglichen Routineprogramm gehören. Abbildungen: 869 meist farb. Abb. in 988 Einzeldarst. Chirurgie Medizin Klinische Fächer Orthopädie Orthopädische Chirurgie Wirbelsäulenchirurgie Die Autoren beschränken sich in der Darstellung im wesentlichen auf bewährte Operationstechniken. Die Auswahl wurde den Bereichsautoren aufgrund ihrer reichen persönlichen Erfahrung überlassen. Damit ist kein Operationslexikon entstanden, sondern ein Werk mit sehr persönlicher Prägung. Basis für die Erstellung der vorliegenden Operationslehre war neben der operativen Erfahrung der Autoren das anatomische Substrat. Um dem Leser die Arbeit mit diesem Werk zu erleichtern, wurden die wesentlichen Zugangswege in einem Einleitungskapitel vorangestellt. Neben einer praxisnahen Darstellung der jeweiligen Operationstechnik wird auf die wesentlichen Operationsindikationen sowie Gefahren und Komplikationsmöglichkeiten eingegangen. Damit soll dem in Ausbildung befindlichen Operateur eine wesentliche Hilfe angeboten werden. Dem Erfahrenen wird die Möglichkeit geboten, sich in kurzer Zeit einen Überblick über Operationstechniken zu verschaffen, die nicht zum täglichen Routineprogramm gehören. Orthopädische Operationslehre, Bd.1, Wirbelsäule von Rudolf Bauer (Autor), Fridun Kerschbaumer (Autor), Sepp Poisel (Autor)

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        Poemetti da un soldo

      CASTIGLIONI & CORUBOLO 1991 Raccolta di 13 brevi poesie scritte tra il 1904 e il 1924. Testo inglese e versione italiana di Roberto Sanesi. Casiglioni & Corubolo, Verona, 1991. In8?vo.Il carattere usato è derivato da un tipo del tardo seicento ideato da C. Van Dijck reinciso dalla monotype nel 1937. La carta Blanc Narcisse del mulino di Richard de Bas è stata usata per le prime dieci copie, per le altre una carta vergata di Pescia, contiene 14 litografie monocrome di Valerio Adami tirate da Giorgio Upiglio. Rilegatura in ottomana di seta gialla con risguardi e astuccio in carte tinte a mano. R. Sanesi e V. Adami firmano il colophon. Tiratura 90 esemplari. Esemplare n.6 in perfetto stato di conservazione. 35 1

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        Fatigue Under Biaxial and Multiaxial Loading (ESIS Publication 10)

      Wiley-Blackwell, 1991. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60233779; EAN: 9780852987704

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        Mongolian Contortionist.

      1991 - Silver gelatin print. Edition 9/25. Dimensions: 215 by 240mm. (8.5 by 9.5 inches).

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