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        Booked To Die

      New York: Scribner & Company. F+/F+. 1992. 1st Edition. Hardcover; 1st Printing. 0684193833 . 1st edition/1st printing. SIGNED by author. Beautiful, very likely unread book - very tight, clean, and straight with no damage and with no handwriting in it other than the author's signature on the half-title page, in a beautiful, crisp, clean, price intact and unfaded dustjacket with no tears, creases or chips. Lovely collector's copy of this bibliomystery, introducing Cliff Janeway. ; 321 pages; Signed by Author .

      [Bookseller: Authors & Artists]
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        BOOKED TO DIE : A Mystery Introducing Cliff Janeway

      New York: Scribners. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0684193833 . Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1" The most popular bibliomystery ever written! .

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        Booked to Die (Signed First Edition)

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1992. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page in the year of publication: "John Dunning / 2-4-92."& & The greatest bibliomystery of the latter half of the twentieth century. Jacket art by John Dawson.& & About Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. A pristine copy.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Booked To Die (Signed)

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1992. First edition / First printing.. Hardcover, boards in dust jacket.. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.. Octavo. SIGNED by Dunning on the half-title page. First mystery introducing sleuth Cliff Janeway. A Bibliomystery involving bogus witchcraft by this former Punch writer who has written quite a few of these. A touch of rubbing to front board, else a fine copy in a fine dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Bloody Rare Books, LLC]
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        Booked to Die A Mystery Introducing Cliff Janeway

      New York: Charles Scribner?s Sons, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket. Signed on the title page.

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        Booked to Die: A Mystery Introducing Cliff Janeway

      Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 1992. Booked to Die by John Dunning. Signed first edition in dust jacket. Publisher: Scribner, New York, (1992). Flat signed on the title-page. Dust jacket is in fine condition. Jacket is not price clipped with a price of $19.95. Binding is in fine condition. Contents clean. 321 pages. Protected by Mylar. Inventory #12-030.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. ISBN: 0684193833.

      [Bookseller: Discovery Bay Old Books]
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        SIX LITHOGRAPHS for FOR MY PEOPLE

      [New York]: [Limited Editions Club], [1992]. First Edition. Original Art. Fine in a Fine clamshell box. Elizabeth Catlett. Large folio (18-1/2" x 22-1/2") consisting of 6 lithographs by Elizabeth Catlett and the title and colophon pages loosely laid into a black cotton clamshell box with a gray leather label inset. Each lithograph has been numbered and SIGNED by the artist and printed by J. K. Fine Art Editions Co. This set is #97 of only 99 sets, with an additional 25 proof and hors commerce sets. These lithographs are often found being sold individually for substantial amounts.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Shakespeare and the Goddess of Complete Being

      London: Faber and Faber [0-571-16604-0] 1992, 1st British Edition. (Hardcover) xv, 517pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Octavo. Navy cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Light wear to ends of spine. Clean, tight text block. There are a few small notes on the rear paste-down presumably from the previous owner refering to the text. In dust jacket, not price clipped, with only light wear to edges and some very mild chipping to ends of spine with one small closed tear. Placed loosely inside are two clean clipped articles relating to Hughes. A fantastic association copy. Double Signed and Inscribed by the author. Signed by the author in black ink on half title and inscribed by the author in black ink on the title page. The inscription reads "For Patricia Kathleen, with my very best wishes from Ted, 12th August 1993". Edward James "Ted" Hughes (17 August 1930 – 28 October 1998) was an English poet and children's writer. Critics routinely rank him as one of the best poets of his generation. Hughes was British Poet Laureate from 1984 until his death. This critical magnus opus looks at Shakespeare's use of the two most significant poems in the archaic world and argues that they later provided the template for the construction of every one of Shakespeare's plays. The inscription is written to Patricia Kathleen Page, commonly known as P. K. Page, who was a Canadian poet. She was the author of over 30 published books: of poetry, fiction, travel diaries, essays, children's books, and an autobiography. She was also known as a visual artist, who exhibited her work as P.K. Irwin at a number of venues in and out of Canada. Her works are in permanent collections of National Gallery of Canada and Art Gallery of Ontario. Inscribed to P.K. Page..

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        1992

      New York: Thea Westreich & Gisela Capitain, 1992. First Edition. Softcover.. Near Fine. 4to, 336pp. Stiff printed wraps as issued. One of 1000 copies. First and only edition. More images available on request. Larry Clark's best book, and one of his toughest to find, especially in a good condition. No text. Intense portraits and scenarios of violence, masculinity, male sexuality, youth and slacker culture, managing to be both beautiful and extreme in equal measure. Highly recommended.

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        Pictures from Home

      Abrams, 1992 Hardcover SIGNED. Fine in a Fine dust jacket, now protected by a mylar cover. Green cloth-covered hardcover with title blind-stamped to cover, and in black to the spine in photographically illustrated dust jacket. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. 128 pages with 2 two-page gatefolds; 90 color plates plus 20 text illustrations; 10 x 10.75 inches. SIGNED BY SULTAN on the title page. In Pictures from Home, California photographer Larry Sultan brings together family photographs--including both memorabilia and his own pictures--and the voices of his father and mother commenting on those photographs and their lives. Part family album, part visual novella, the book explores complicated, emotional issues about the nature of photography that are side-stepped by most photographic books. Published on the occasion of an exhibition "Larry Sultan: Pictures from Home" at the San Jose Museum of Art, 1992-1993. See Parr & Badger, The Photobook, Vol 2, p302.

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        Reagan Lists His Administration's Greatest Achievements

      Reagan had a way of reaching out to people that made him friends across much of the political spectrum. He was also seen as a principled man and people trusted him to do what he thought was right and not be controlled by interest groups. However, it seemed to some that his successor owed too much to the religious right, an impression heightened by the Republican Convention in 1992. That event moved life-long Republican Raymond Doig, a film executive at 20th Century Fox where he served for years as president and chief executive officer of Fox International, to write a heart-felt letter to Reagan on August 20, 1992. In the letter, a copy of which is present, he explained that he feared for the direction his party was taking under Bush, and said that Reagan's continued leadership was needed. "...I believe that we have lost direction and have become captive of the Radical Religious Right. Your speech on the opening night of the party's convention was deeply felt and appreciated by this deeply conflicted Republican. You helped me to focus on what is good and just about America. It was always easy to vote for you and embrace your view of America and the world, knowing that you represented the values and ideals I share...Our nation is at a troubled period...We need Reagan leadership not reactionary responses to issues that have been left untended these last four years...If only I had the choice of again voting for you, I would not be leaving the party..." This letter obviously mattered to Reagan, who not only answered it but had the response hand-delivered. & & Autograph Letter Signed on his embossed personal notecard, 2 pages small 8vo, August 31, 1992, pointing out what Reagan obviously considered his administration's greatest achievements, revealing to Doig that George Bush played an integral part in them, and making clear that jumping to the Democrats, who had opposed everything Reagan had tried to do, was no solution. "Thank you for your letter and kind words about my speech. But I must take exception to your concern about our party. We must stay together and prevent a takeover by the Demos. They have had a majority in the Congress for almost all of the last half century. In my 8 years as governor and 8 years as president, I was serving with a Democratic Congress and had to do battle with that Congress. For example, I submitted a budget to the Congress every year as I'm supposed to do. In every one of those 8 years the Congress put my budget on the shelf and submitted a "Continuing Resolution" to me as a substitute. In every instance their substitute called for more spending except in the military, where they reduced the services to a ridiculous level. When I became President, I discovered more than half our military aircraft on any given day could not fly for lack of spare parts. Contrary to the media, Bush as vice president participated in all the things we did, such as the tax reductions, created 19 million new jobs in the economy...eliminated many useless Federal regulations, etc. He was a major participant in the things we did. We were opposed by the Democrats in everything we accomplished. Again thanks for your kind words." & & Many vice presidents have had no authority and little in the way of accomplishments (Eisenhower, when asked by a reporter if he could think of something Nixon had done as vice president, said he could if given a week to think about it). This letter testifies that Bush was an active participant in Reagan's work, and shows that Reagan was sincerely working for Bush's reelection. Perhaps most valuable is Reagan's list of his accomplishments, as in such a situation the most important things are the ones that would come first to mind. There were three: tax cuts, job creation and reduction in Federal government controls. This historically important letter is crucial to understanding both Reagan's view of his main accomplishments and Bush's role within his administration.

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        Correspondence Archive

      1992-2011. Fifty pieces of correspondence from Josef Skvorecky (Czech author of The Engineer of Human Souls, among many others) to his eventual friend, writer and musician Anthony Weller. Includes: ¶ 23 typed letters signed by Skvorecky; 1 typed note signed; 2 typed postcards signed; 3 autograph notes signed; 3 autograph postcards signed; 5 signed cards; 12 emails; ¶ one unsigned letter which is together with the unpublished 2007 translation (bound computer printout, double-spaced, rectos only, 280pp.) of the author's novel Encounter in Prague, with Murder. ¶ Much of the correspondence falls in the years 2001-2007, a time frame that included: ¶ Weller providing an Afterword to a new edition of Skvorecky's The Bass Saxophone [Toronto: L&OD/Key Porter, 2001], a copy of which is included; ¶ Weller writing an essay, in 2007, on the adaptations of The Bass Saxophone (five-pages, computer printout), also included; ¶ and Skvorecky soliciting advice from Weller on the adequacy of the above translation of Encounter in Prague, on which Skvorecky's and his wife's (Zdena Salivarova) names are crossed out as authors and replaced by hand with the pen name "Josephine Salivar." ¶ Weller's retained email response is included, as are 14 retained copies of letters from Weller to Skvorecky. Weller and Skvorecky shared a passion for jazz as well as both being writers, so their correspondence -- which at first is quite cordial, almost formal -- eventually developed into a friendship based on intellectual closeness and trust. Skvorecky is widely considered one of the most important Czech writers of the postwar and Soviet era. Choosing a self-imposed exile to Canada after the failure of the Prague Spring movement in 1968, he founded a press, 68 Publishers, to publish exiled Czech and Slovak writers whose works were banned in communist Czechoslovakia, including Vaclav Havel, the future President of the Czech Republic, and Milan Kundera, whose Unbearable Lightness of Being was first published in Czech by 68 Publishers. Skvorecky himself was a Nobel Prize nominee in the 1980s. The correspondence spans more than 20 years, up to a point two months before Skvorecky's death. The two writers discuss music, writing, publishing, their health, their travels, and a range of other subjects, exchanging CDs and books (not present here), and discussing their own works as well. Also included is the Czech edition of Nachod, 1254-2004 by Lubomir Imlauf and Stanislav Bohaldo, inscribed by Skvorecky "For Anthony my friend," in 2004, with an additional note saying it is also available in English. Nachod was Skvorecky's birthplace and featured prominently in much of his work. In all a revealing look at one of the major writers of the 20th century, writing candidly to a friend, confidant and fellow writer, along with a typescript of an unpublished translation of one of his novels. All items fine. .

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Alfa Romeo Modello 8C 2300

      Veloce Publishing, England 1992 - In production for just 4 years [1931-34] the Alfa Romeo 8C enjoyed hugh success in sports car racing, Grand Prix and hillclimbs. In its Corsa / "Monza" racing car form it won Le Mans four years in succession. This book is written in definitive detail to record one of the all time great cars.The book, published in 1992, is one of a LIMITED EDITION of 2000 copies.This is a large book which may require additional postage costs. Inventory # M2477 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        FORSTER CODICES (Fine 3 Volume Facsimile Edition W/leather Bound Case)

      Giunti. New. Hardcover. <p>Leonardo da Vinci. I codices Forster del Victoria and Albert Museum di Londra. Edizione in facsimile sotto gli auspici della Commissione Nazionale Vinciana. Trascrizione diplomatica e critica: Augusto Marinoni. [London, Victoria & Albert Museum, ms "Forster"] </p><p> Florence: Giunti Barbèra, 1992. 25 x 36 cm, 3 vols. </p><p>The "Forster" codices, presented here in their original format, are 3 small notebooks dating from the end of the 15th to the beginning of the 16th c. Leonardo used them for jotting down annotations in his usual handwritting from right to left and for drawing his masterly sketches. They deal with a variety of scientific subjects-important geometry studies, hydraulic machinery projects, notes on physics and on the study of grammar. They also include cosmological themes, hints at fables and jokes, as well as numerous sketches of horses corresponding to the bronze equestrian monument commissioned by Francesco Sforza, Duke of Milan. Each codex is accompanied by a volume with the critical and diplomatic transcription edited by Augusto Marinoni. Limited edition of 998 copies consisting of 3leather covered clamshell cases. </p> Our Promise to You: ALL OUR DUST JACKETS COME WITH CLEAR BRODART PROTECTIVE COVERS. (Please read listing to determine if this book comes with a dust jacket.) Your order will be CAREFULLY PACKAGED IN A BOX for safe transition. We strive for 100% customer satisfaction! .

      [Bookseller: New Boston Fine and Rare Books]
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        Südost-Europa. "Totius Danubii cum Adjacentibus Regnis nec non Totius Graeciae et Archipelagi Novissima Tabula." Kupferstich-Karte mit zeitgenössischem Kolorit von August Gottlieb Böhme bei Homann Erben 1766

      50x57 cm. - Zacharakis (1992) Nr. 1086. Das östliche Mittelmeer, zeigt auch Italien, Korsika, Sardinien, Sizilien und die westliche Türkei.

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        All the Pretty Horses

      New York: Knopf, 1992. Later printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. Later printing. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. Winner of the Pulitzer prize. The story of John Grady Cole who at the age of 16 finds himself at the losing end of long generations of ranchers. Signed and inscribed by McCarthy: "For -----/All Best Wishes/Cormac McCarthy.

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        Gli Gnomi Di Gnù - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      Milano: Bompiani/Stefanel. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 8845218856 . First Edition/First Printing, SIAE Sticker "1a Eldizione" [sic], Contursi Aa24a. Red-stamped white cloth in unread Fine condition in alike, pictorial dust-wrapper. 17 full-page color illustrations by Eugenio Carmi. Signed by author Umberto Eco on the title page. A rare signed copy; Eco and Carmi&#39;s adventure resulting in the discovery of Earth. A children&#39;s story to also make adults (and potentates) stop and think. Fairy-tale? Science fiction? Ecological warning? All of these but also a bit of reality. In the original Italian language .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        NIGHT FROST

      Constable 1992 - First edition. A fine copy in a fine pictorial dustwrapper that has a small inscription on the inside of the dustwrapper. Scarce. The third Frost novel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonkers Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        Night Frost

      Constable, London 1992 - First edition, First printing. Near mint, book in near mint dust jacket. Unmarked, not price clipped. Original black cloth in pictorial dustwrapper. An immaculate copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Martin Breese International]
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        Les chats

      Les silenes, 1992. in8 Broché jaquette

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        Birds of Australia Volume I (Birds of Prey)

      Hill House, Melbourne 1992 - First limited facsimile edition thus. 36 fine coloured plates with accompanying text. Endpapers with a repeating pattern of BM library stamps; this is copy no. 113. Original green Japanese Saifu cloth gilt. Fine condition with minimal wear only, contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimiles of the original in the British Library, printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand-bound. The Hill House series contained the only authentic full-size facsimiles of the works of John Gould - this volume is one of the original printings and now out of print. Publisher's blurb thus "They are not reproductions, because no camera was used in transferring the images from the B.M.(N.H.) originals. Indeed the originals are taken by Museum security courier to the repro-house in Singapore, where they are subjected to the preparation of new plates for printing on 5 and 6 colour offset presses. The paper used is 130 gsm mat art paper. As facsimiles, the books carry faithfully every spot, mark or stain of the originals. They also carry the original Museum Department of Zoology stamps, and librarian's annotations. From behind glass, the naked eye would be unable to distinguish the original from the facsimile, so accurate is the colour printing. Also as facsimiles, they are exactly the same size as the originals (Imperial Folio: 22" x 15"). Each volume is hand sewn, cased-in and bound between 4 mm. boards covered in special Japanese Saifu cloth, gold stamped on the spine, and with the gold Crown Cipher of the British Museum (Natural History) on the front, and blind embossed on the inner margin of the front boards. The end-papers are of special wood-free heavy grade paper, printed in a generated repetitive pattern of the Museum's Library stamps. The publisher has not intruded into the authenticity of the books, leaving the publication data printed only on the very last page at the end of the book block. Each copy is hand inspected by the printer's quality control officer, individually numbered on the inside front board. Thus, no two copies are exactly the same. Although initial volumes were printed in more than 500 copies, later production runs have not exceeded 300 for world-wide sale. This has been caused by a relative shortage of quality paper, together with the intensive hand-labour involved in their production." Please see the other Gould titles we are offering in this impressive edition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Belgariad : Pawn Of Prophecy, Queen of Sorcery, Magician&#39;s Gambit, Castle of Wizardry & Enchanters End Game

      Bantam, London, 1992. Later Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. EAN quoted is for Pawn of Prophecy only.& & Book 1. Pawn Of Prophecy (All Publisher annotations)& & "Long ago, the Storyteller claimed, in this first book of THE BELGARIAD, the evil god Torak drove men and Gods to war. But Belgarath the Sorcerer led men to reclaim the Orb that protected men of the West. So long as it lay at Riva, the prophecy went, men would be safe.& But Garion did not believe in such stories. Brought up on a quiet farm by his Aunt Pol, how could he know that the Apostate planned to wake dread Torak, or that he would be led on a quest of unparalleled magic and danger by those he loved--but did not know...?"& & Book 2. Queen Of Sorcery& & "The master Sorcerer Belgarath and his daughter Polgara the arch-Sorceress were on the trail of the Orb, seeking to regain its saving power before the final disaster prophesized by the legends. And with them went Garion, a simple farm boy only months before, but now the focus of the struggle. He had never believed in sorcery and wanted no part of it. Yet with every league they traveled, the power grew in him, forcing him to acts of wizardry he could not accept."& & Book 3. Magician&#39;s Gambit& & "Ce&#39;Nedra, Imperial Princess of Tolnedra, had joined a dangerous mission to recover the stolen Orb that supposedly protected the West from the evil God Torak. And somehow, she found herself feeling quite tender for Garion, the innocent farm boy, who would be forced into the strange tower in the center of all evil to retrieve the Orb by himself."& & Book 4. Castle Of Wizardry& & "END OF THE QUEST& It had all begun with the theft of the Orb that had so long protected the West from the evil God Torak. Before that, Garion had been a simple farm boy. Afterward, he discovered that his aunt was really the Sorceress Polgara and his grandfather was Belgarath, the Eternal Man. Then, on the long quest to recover the Orb, Garion found to his dismay that he, too, was a sorcerer."& & Book 5. Enchanter&#39;s End Game.& & THE DRIVE OF PROPHECY& The quest was over. The Orb of Aldur was restored. And once again, with the crowning of Garion, there was a descendant of Riva Iron-grip to rule as Overlord of the West.& But the Prophecy was unfulfilled. In the east, the evil God Torak was about to awaken and seek dominion. Somehow, Garion had to face the God, to kill or be killed. On the outcome of that dread duel rested the destiny of the world. Now, accompanied by his grandfather, the ancient sorcerer Belgarath, Garion headed toward the City of Endless Night, where Torak awaited him.& To the south, his fiancé e, the princess Ce&#39;Nedra, led the armies of the West in a desperate effort to divert the forces of Torak&#39;s followers from the man she loved.& The Prophecy drove Garion on. But it gave no answer to the question that haunted him: How does a man kill an immortal God?& Here is the brilliant conclusion to the epic of The Belgariad, which began in Pawn of Prophecy--a novel of fate, strange lands, and a Prophecy that must be fulfilled--the resolution of the war of men, Kings, and Gods that had spanned seven thousand years!& & All the volumes have slightly cocked spines. "Queen of Sorcery", on page 49, has a small smudge type stain that runs sporadically over about 3/4", on the outside margin, about 3/4 of the way down the page. There are a few small marks to the exteriors of the text block.& & I would be happy to send other pictures if you would like to see any aspect of the books. Size: 180mm - 250mm. -Dust Jacket is protected in Mylar covering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0593026160. ISBN/EAN: 9780593026168. Inventory No: 14830. .

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        All the Pretty Horses

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.. First edition of the first book in the author&#39;s acclaimed Border Trilogy and National Book Award winner. Inscribed by the author, "For _____ Cormac McCarthy". Fine in a fine dust jacket. The recipient was a sales representative from Knopf.

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        The Equinox, Volume I (1), Numbers 1-10

      York Beach, Maine: Samuel Weiser, 1992. Unread copies. This printing, limited to 750 sets, is the first ever reprint, that follows the original white and gold Subscribers Edition binding. The extremely thin, notoriously fragile glassine wraps, are all present and Near Fine. Some light, inevitable extremity wear, (this edition came from the publisher without shrinkwrap, unlike some later printings). All Ten numbers are square, corners sharp. Bindings very tight, Internally clean and crisp. Touch of bottom edge shelving. Heavy set, extra postage required.. First Thus/Limited. Decorative Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Aleister Crowley, J. F. C. Fuller, Austin Osman Spare, Augustus Edwin John OM, RA, et al.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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        Under the Frog

      Edinburgh; Polygon; 1992 - First edition, first printing. Shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Reading creases to the spine and some minor foxing to fore edge and top edge. Paperback original. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Strip Jack (First UK Edition)

      London: Orion, 1992. First UK Edition, first issue, in correctly priced dust jacket (the hardcover edition of this title was issued both in priced and unpriced jackets). Near Fine in a Fine dust jacket. The fifth Inspector Rebus mystery, and one of the scarcest.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        H.R. GIGER&#39;S NECRONOMICON: VOLUMES I & II (1 & 2) - LIMITED SIGNED AND NUMBERED LEATHERBOUND SLIPCASED EDITION WITH AN ORIGINAL GRAPHIC

      (GIGER, H.R.). Giger, H.R. Introduction by Clive Barker. H.R. GIGER&#39;S NECRONOMICON: VOLUMES I & II (1 & 2) - LIMITED SIGNED AND NUMBERED LEATHERBOUND SLIPCASED EDITION WITH AN ORIGINAL GRAPHIC. Signed and Numbered by the Artist. Beverly Hills, CA: Morpheus International, 1992. First Edition Thus 1/666 Deluxe. Folio. Full Leather in Slipcase. Artist Monograph. Fine/No Jacket - As Issued. 82 + 94pp, profusely illustrated in color. With a biography, bibliography, filmography and exhibition history. This is the deluxe leatherbound Morpheus International combined in one volume edition of Swiss master of the macabre H.R. Giger&#39;s "Necronomicon" and "Necronomicon II". Best known for his biomorphically grotesque design concepts for films such as "Alien" and "Species", this stylish large-format tome includes selections from the projects "Passages", "Shafts", "Dune", "Baphomet", "Biomechanoid", "Passagen", "Der Aesthet", "New York City 1977", "Debbie Harry - Blondie", "Alien", and many more, along with Giger&#39;s thoughts on his work for the theatre, posters, airbrush technique, etc. A most handsome example of the deluxe full black leather with debossed black gilt bound edition limited to six hundred and sixty-six copies only BOLDLY SIGNED AND NUMBERED (#76/666) by H.R. Giger in silver marker on his specially designed original graphic title page housed in the publisher&#39;s black linen over boards slipcase, as issued. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 017338&

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        The Stanbrook Abbey Press 1956-1990

      (Lower Marston: Whittington Press, 1992). Quarto. 227 pp. From an edition of 350 copies, this is one of thirty-five bound in full Oasis goatskin, with an extra portfolio of leaves and complete publications of the Stanbrook Abbey Press, and signed by the author and by the Abbess of Stanbrook. A complete bibliography, beautifully printed on cream paper, with numerous illustrations, and tipped-in leaves and prints from the original plates. The accompanying quarter leather portfolio contains thirty pieces of Press ephemera. Housed together in a morocco-backed cloth clamshell box, which shows a small scuff at spine foot.

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        The Parade to Paradise; An Illustrated Fable

      Vancouver: Summer Wild Productions 1992, Collector&#39;s Edition. (Hardcover) 48pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. 10.25 X 8.25 inches. Text and watercolour illustrations printed offset. Illustrated colophon (p. 1) incorporating a tipped-in etching. Text set in Hadriano, with calligraphic initial letters by the artist. Casebound in dark green cloth with green imitation marbled endpapers. Inlaid colour illustration and title stamped in gilt on front board. Unprinted tan dust jacket. Charles Van Sandwyk is a Vancouver artist and author who has attained renowned status and won numerous awards as a fantasy artist. His paintings can be found in the National Gallery of Canada and his illustrations are featured in such books as the Folio Society&#39;s "The Wind in the Willows" & the Blue Fairy Book, as well as his own self published books such as: "Sketches from the Dream Island of Birds". Special collector&#39;s edition of 114 / 250 copies. Signed by the author on special edition page. Canadian Artist . .

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Julian Symons at 80: A Tribute (Signed Limited Edition, Copy No. 1, with original etching by Jeffrey Morgan)

      Helsinki: Eurographica, 1992. First Edition. First Edition. One of 1000 copies (this being No. 1) signed by all of the contributors except Patricia Highsmith, and including an original etching of Julian Symons by artist Jeffrey Morgan. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. The volume is divided into three sections (short stories, poetry, and prose), and has contributions by his peers that celebrate the career of this innovative poet and mystery writer.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        SNOW CRASH

      New York, Toronto, London, Sydney, Auckland: Bantam Books,. [1992]. cloth-backed boards.. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with short light scratch to upper. edge of front panel and rub mark to lower rear panel. (#141445). First edition. Cyberpunk novel. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 4-437. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1986-2009.

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        The Ice House (signed copy)

      Macmillan, London 1992 - First edition of this first full-length crime novel, octavo, 240 pages, signed and dated in the year of publication by the author on the title page, fine in fine dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: alain marchet]
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        a catalogue as multiple Andy Warhol 1992

      Amsterdam:1992., 1992. pp. [238], versos blank, loosely laid in box. b/w silkscreened portrait of Nico on glass mirror (8 1/4" x 11 3/4"), an Andy Warhol corked bottle filled with yellow liquid & a green ball, all laid in original plywood box (12 1/4" x 12 3/4" x 2 5/8") with silkscreened portraits of Warhol by Nat Finkelstein on the top & bottom of the box. A sales catalogue of Warhol books, record covers, silkcreens & videos. Edition limited to 200 copies, signed & numbered by Nat Finkelstein on the box.. Signed by Author(s). F. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)]
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        All the Pretty Horses

      New York: Knopf, 1992. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. Winner of the Pulitzer prize. The story of John Grady Cole who at the age of 16 finds himself at the losing end of long generations of ranchers. A review copy with publishers review slip and promotional material laid in.

      [Bookseller: Sawtooth Books]
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        Ordinary Cats

      (London: Red Hen Press, 1992). Five folio sheets, plus a 4ff. quarto booklet. From an edition of seventy, this is one of twelve deluxe copies with an extra booklet containing a poem by Shirley Jones, aphorisms about cats selected by Jones, and a lovely miniature oval mezzotint of a curled-up sleeping cat. This is copy number one and has a personal inscription to friends of the artist. Each of the large mezzotints is numbered, titled, dated, and signed in pencil by the artist. Included in the set is a handwritten letter by Jones, on Red Hen Press letterhead paper, to the book&#39;s recipients. The five plates measure 15 by 12 inches and feature whimsical portraits of cats set against rich velvet-textured ebony backgrounds. The artist hand-set and printed the text in dark blue-green 24-point Baskerville italic type, on pale cream-colored uncut Rives mould-made paper. Housed in a light turquoise cloth drop-back box, which harmonizes with the type color. Jones, who specializes in mezzotint -- the most complex and time-consuming printmaking process -- has created a stunning set of prints. A beautiful, affectionate, and highly personal example of artistry, literature, and presentation by one Wales&#39;s leading book artists. Prospectus laid-in. Extremely fine.

      [Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers]
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        PETER PAN or The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up

      London, The Folio Society, 1992.. FIRST EDITION WITH THESE ILLUSTRATIONS, LIMITED TO 100 SPECIALLY BOUND NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY REGO, THIS BEING No. 95. 19 page introduction by Andrew Birkin. 280 x 182 mm, 11 x 7¼ inches, 1/4 Nigerian goatskin lettered gilt, hand marbled sides, pink endpapers, top edges gilt, 106 pages. Colour frontispiece and 14 colour plates including 1 double. Spine slightly faded, gilt bright. An almost Fine copy in Fine slipcase. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        Parking lots

      Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press, 1992. 8vo (23.6 cm, 9.25"). [24] pp.; illus. First edition: the Perishable Press&#39;s 118th publication. This was the press&#39;s first attempt at "a combination-accordion double-pamphlet binding," according to the colophon &#151; which describes the Sabon Antiqua type as "veteran" and closes with this poetic thought on that subject: "the reader can imagine the printer reading this text with his fingers, wondering all the other words made by these twenty-six lead soldiers." The poem (set in the Philadelphia area, and connected to San Diego) is illustrated by Laura Dronzek with two interesting takes on the human/motor transport motif, and signed by the author at the close. This is numbered copy 37 of 130 printed; the laid-in invoice is printed on the back of a map portion and includes a mock parking garage ticket reading "118/ 0037 place on car. Publisher&#39;s printed paper wrappers folded (as issued) into portions of Philadelphia and California maps, with paper slip protecting folds. A crisp, clean copy of this striking example of Hamady&#39;s dedication to integration of content and form, and to artistic expression.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
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        The Story of Civilization

      Norwalk: Easton Press, 1992. 11 volumes in gilt decorated and lettered tan brown leather with maroon and black title labels to spine. Silk ribbon and endpapers. All edges gilt. Illustrations. Deluxe edition of this very famous and popular set. Near fine with only a hint of wear. . 1st Deluxe Edition. Leather. Near Fine. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Contact Editions]
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        The Story of Civilization: Our Oriental Heritage, the Life of Greece, Caesar and Christ, the Age of Faith, the Renaissance, the Reformation, the Age of Reason Begins, the Age of Louis XIV, the Age of Voltaire, Rousseau & Revolution and Age of Napoleon 11 Volumes Easton Press

      Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1992. Hardcover. Leatherbound. 11 Volumes. Easton Press. Full leather binding. Hubbed spine. All page edges in gilt. Bound in ribbon marker and silk moire endpapers. Our Oriental Heritage has light scratches on gold gilt edges else Very Good Plus. All other volumes are in FINE condition. 1992. This item exceeds standard weight & will require extra postage. Please inquire. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

      [Bookseller: Book Gallery // Mike Riley]
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        British Larks, Pipits and Wagtails: New Naturalist Book 78

      London: Collins 1992 - Fine and very scarce 1st edition HB in publisher dark green buckram boards with gilt title to spine and no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has no fade or faults. This is a superb copy of 320pp. incl. 4 colour plates and over 200 photos and drawings in b/w. Originally part of a large collection of Collins New Naturalists, which were ordered as published from Blackwells in Oxford by a fastidious collector. (15 x 22cm)

      [Bookseller: Berwyn Books]
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        MARTIN KIPPENBERGER: HOTEL - HOTEL - SIGNED AND NUMBERED EDITION OF ONE HUNDRED COPIES

      (KIPPENBERGER, MARTIN). Kippenberger, Martin. MARTIN KIPPENBERGER: HOTEL - HOTEL - SIGNED AND NUMBERED EDITION OF ONE HUNDRED COPIES. Koln, GERMANY: Verlag Der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 1992. First Edition 1/100 Deluxe. 4to. Printed Wrappers. Artist&#39;s Book. Near Fine. np (496pp), 246 b&w illustrations. This charming 1992 Martin Kippenberger artist book was published as the first of a trilogy of the late German artist&#39;s whimsical drawings executed on stationery from hotels around the world. A most handsome copy (entry number one hundred and nine in Uwe Koch&#39;s "Annotated catalogue raisonné of the Books by Martin Kippenberger 1977 - 1997") from the edition of one hundred NUMBERED (#73/100) copies SIGNED AND DATED "Martin Kippenberger 92" in blue ink on the title page, as issued, showing a few negligible soft creases to the rear cover. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 3-88375-143-X Inventory Number: 021332&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        The Seven Deadly Sins of the Lower Middle Class translated by Michael Feingold from the original text by Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill. Etchings and Lithographs by Mark Beard

      New York: Vincent FitzGerald & Company. 1992. Limited to 50 copies only, all on Rives paper, each signed by the artist, Mark Beard, and translator, Michael Feingold, over 100 hand-collaged and water-colored images of etchings and lithographs, with each of the seven sins a separate gate fold. Printed letterpress in Garamond in at least 14 different colors by Dan Keleher at Wild Carrot Letterpress. Calligraphy by Jerry Kelly. Page size: 12-1/2 x 21 inches. Bound by Zahra Partovi in association with BookLab: cloth over boards, 3/4 leather spine, protective box with game board map of America. Vincent FitzGerald&#39;s publication of THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS OF THE LOWER MIDDLE CLASS takes the form of a game - complete with game board - using what Weill had dealt with in the ballet: the iconography of America. Mark Beard&#39;s neo-classic imagery is a perfect foil for Weill&#39;s take of two sisters struggling to build their family a home on the banks of the Mississippi in Louisiana. The "seven deadly sins" are personified each on a gatefold page, using more than 100 prints to embellish the tale. The map of the United States is on paper by Dieu Donne with pigment embedded into the paper with the seven cities of sin silkscreened after an original watercolor by Beard. The reader / viewer must be involved in the book with the gameboard and detachable magnetized print elements that reveal themselves - to be removed and placed on the board - as the pages are turned. & THE SEVEN DEADLY ISNS OF THE LOWER MIDDLE CLASS was commissioned in 1933 by Tilly Losch, a famous Viennese dancer married to the wealthy English aristocrat Edward James (associated with the Surrealists). Losch and Edwards were good friends of Lotte Lenya and Kurt Weill who were in Paris in 1933 and close to broke. This commission was a way to give some money to Weill/Lenya and serve as a vehicle for Tilly Losch and her good friend, Lotte. Weill brought in Brecht to write the libretto, and it was produced in June of 1933 as part of the review, "Les Ballets," choreography by George Balanchine and starring Losch and Lenya. Auden and Kallman translated it in the late 1950&#39;s, but Lotte Lenya was never happy with the translation and asked Michael Feingold to translate the piece in 1981 for performance by the American Repertory Theater at Harvard. <br>See an <A HREF= http://www.bookrouter.com/im/juvelisbks/7891.jpg >Image.</A><br>

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.]
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        Spring Creek. Drawings by Mari Lyons

      [New York]: Atlantic Monthly Press. Fine. [1992]. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Cloth, paper spine label on front board, in fitted clamshell case with color illustrations mounted inside, 169p., illustrated. **This edition concists of twenty-six copies, lettered A to Z... Each copy contains an original watercolor by Mari Lyons, The binding of this edition was designed by Kenin Begos Jr.. This is copy C.; Signed by Author & Illustrator .

      [Bookseller: HJHurley]
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