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        Amor und Psyche.

      Bayreuth, Bear-Press, 1995,. Erste Ausgabe, 4°, goldgeprägter Original-Pergamenteinband, 65 Seiten mit 17 Original-Radierungen von Harry Jürgens auf Bütten, Kopfgoldschnitt.. Eins von 113 numerierten und signierten Exemplaren. Tadellos erhalten im Original-Pappschuber.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Doris und Klaus Reinhold GbR]
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        Shakespeare's Ovid. Signed Limited Edition

      London: Enitharmon Press/Stephen Stuart-Smith. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued and gold cloth slipcase. 1995. Limited Edition [39/50]. Gold hardback cloth cover. 330mm x 260mm (13" x 10"). 34pp. Illustrated with full page plates by Christopher le brun. Signed by Ted Hughes and Christopher le Brun on the colophon page. Special deluxe edition limited to 50 copies numbered and signed by both the author and artist. This deluxe edition is accompanied by an etching by Christopher le Brun which is separately encased in card wraps and slipcased with the book. Regular editions of this book continue with numbers 51 - 200. .

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
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        Bluewater Fly Fishing

      New York: Lyons & Burford, Publishers, [1995] - First edition, Limited issue, #15 of 25 copies, signed. 4to. Illustrations by Michael Stridham and colour photographs. xxxvii, 285 pp. Bound in quarter dark blue niger oasis and blue silk. Fine in matching silk covered slipcase. A beautiful production [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Ghost of Chance

      London, England & New York, NY: Serpent's Tail, 1995. First edition thus. As New in Very Fine Slipcase/Very Fine. William S. Burroughs. This is one of the limited special editions of William S. Burroughs' Ghost of Chance issued concurrently with the first trade edition. Signed by William S. Burroughs on the title page, it is one of only 125 copies. This is copy #103. Housed in a black slipcase with black ribbon marker. Featuring b&w reproductions of WSB artworks throughout the text, along with reproduction of WSB artwork on the covers. Book in as new condition, slipcase very fine with only very slight scratching to black matte finishes. Less copies of this edition were issued than the lavish edition produced by the Whitney Museum of American Art four years earlier, of which there were 160 copies. A very scarce item destined to increase in value. Signed by William S. Burroughs

      [Bookseller: Third Mind Books]
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        Edward Hopper. A Catalogue Raisonnee

      New York/München W.W. Norton N.Y./Schirmer/Mosel 1995. 4 Leinen 276+332+386 Seiten; 1. dieser Ausgabe. ISBN bei Norton: 039303786x Vol.I: Edward Hopper, Perspectives on His Life and Work. Illustrations Vol.II: Watercolors Vol.III: Oils Vol.IV: CD-Rom im farbig gestalteten Schuber, sehr guter Zustand

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        Portrait of Allen Ginsberg by Gordon Stuart

      1995.. Water color portrait of the poet, executed in Swansea, Wales, in 1995. 18-1/2 inches x 14-3/4 inches. Matted and framed. One of a series of portraits commissioned from Stuart in connection with the U.K. Year of Literature, hosted in Swansea. Ginsberg's visit culminated in a National Poetry Day reading at the Royal Albert Hall marking the thirtieth anniversary of his first appearance there. It was his last visit to the U.K. Stuart, born in Toronto in 1924, has frequently exhibited at the Royal Academy, shown widely in the UK, and been honored with numerous awards. Five of his works, including his 1953 portrait of Dylan Thomas, are in the National Portrait Gallery, others are in the National Portrait Gallery of Canada, the National Library of Wales, and many other public and private collections. Other poets who have sat for him include Seamus Heaney and R.S. Thomas.

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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      New York: HarperCollins, 1995: 35th Anniversary Edition, later printing, signed by Harper Lee the half title page in blue ink. In Near Fine condition, with faint edge wear, light roll to spine. Light fading to the orange on the dust jacket spine, as is common with this issue. A very lovely copy of this important Pulitzer Prize winner, signed by the author.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Shakespeare's Ovid. Signed Limited Edition

      London Enitharmon Press/Stephen Stuart-Smith 1995. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued and gold cloth slipcase Limited Edition [39/50] Gold hardback cloth cover 330mm x 260mm (13" x 10"). 34pp. Illustrated with full page plates by Christopher le brun. Signed by Ted Hughes and Christopher le Brun on the colophon page. Special deluxe edition limited to 50 copies numbered and signed by both the author and artist. This deluxe edition is accompanied by an etching by Christopher le Brun which is separately encased in card wraps and slipcased with the book. Regular editions of this book continue with numbers 51 - 200.

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        Place of the Long River

      Glastonbury: Blue Moon Press. 1995. A fine press anthology of poetry and prose about the Connecticut River, with woodcuts by Jim Lee and contributions by eight writers living in the four states of the Connecticut River valley: W.D. Wetherell, Cynthia Huntington, Sydney Lea, Roger Weingarten, Gary Metras, Wally Swist, Brendan Galvin, and David Holdt. 43 pages, including one fold-out illustration, and 21 woodcuts, of which 15 are multi-color. Silk cloth binding with woodcut illustrated endpapers, showing on the front endpaper the locations of the pieces of writing and on the rear the authors' and artist's homes. One of 125 copies, of which 100 were for sale, signed by all authors and the artist. A beautiful production with eloquent writings and elegant illustrations. Fine. First Edition. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Shimon Peres and King Hussein sign a document contemporaneous to and concerning the Peace Treaty between Israel and Jordan

      Printed booklet: Commemorating the Gabriel Peace Prize, in Hebrew, Arabic and English, 16pp, tall folio, printed on high quality stock with 5 color photographs including a fold-out of the Signing of the Peace Treaty Between Israel and Jordan, Arava, October 26, 1995, depicting President Clinton, Shimon Peres, Yithak Rabin, King Hussein of Jordan as well as several other dignitaries. Signed and inscribed on the inside title page by Shimon Perez in Hebrew, Hussein I bin Talal, King of Jordan (in Arabic). Two other signatures are likely the reward recipients although this has not been positively identified. King Hussein and Prime Minister Peres attended a ceremony in which the Gabriel Peace Prize was awarded to Ambassador Elyakim Rubinstein and Ambassador Fayez Tarawneh for the role they played in the negotiations leading to the signing of the Israel-Jordan peace treaty in October 1994. In the presence of Secretary of State Christopher, the Jordanian prime minister and many Israeli and Jordanian dignitaries, Mr

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Joanne of Ark (Joan of Arc). Written and illustrated by Flip Hattingh.

      The Artists' Press, White River, South Africa 1995 - A stunning, rebellious, and sacrilegious book, consisting of 18 original color lithographs (many with additions in gold leaf), with lithographed text (the author / artist's handwriting, on lithographic plates) and a lithographed justification. Edition limited to 40 numbered copies, all printed on fine Rives wove paper and signed by the artist / author. 4to. Bound in original full brass bolted binding, also executed by Hattingh. FINE AND BRIGHT, LIKE NEW. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Cole & Contreras / Sylvan Cole Gallery]
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        Wards of Obsolescence (Signed) 8 Texts With Marginal Notes

      San Francisco: Self Published, 1995. First Edition. Paperback. Fine/very good. First edition of this attractive self published artist book. One of only 50 numbered and SIGNED copies (also fifteen hors commerce). A fine copy in slender stictched wrappers in very good printed dustwrapper. Tall quarto. Texts and typography adapted from a series of books and objects exhibited under the title Wards of Obsolescence at 871 Fine Arts in San Francisco. Early work by this talented graphic designer and artist.

      [Bookseller: Derringer Books, Member A.B.A.A.]
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        Matthew Barney - Pace Car for the Hubris Pill (SIGNED COPY)

      Museum Boymans-van Beuningen. Rotterdam, 1995. 1st Edition. SOFTCOVER. 92pp in card covers, plates in colour and b/w, some folding. Text in Dutch and English. In the original silver embossed plastic sleeve. Signed (with no other inscription) by Barney on the title-page . . . . . . . . .. .CONDITION : AS NEW in an AS NEW plastic sleeve. ... . . . . . . . . . . . . To see more of our Art Monographs etc type DBBARTIST in the Keywords search box

      [Bookseller: David Bunnett Books]
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        Daemonum investigatio peripatetica In qua explicatur locus Hippocratis in Progn. Si quid diuinum in morbis habetur. Florence: Giunta. 1580

      EXCEEDINGLY RARE FIRST EDITION of a quite important work on witchcraft, demonology, Hippocratic medicine, and Aristotelian science by the Italian scientist, botanist, physiologist, and philosopher Andreas Cesalpino [Caesalpinus]. Here Cesalpino set out to reduce evidence of witchcraft and demons to a literal science so that he could then examine and study it in a proper 'Aristotelian' manner in order to "discover a role for the physician in diagnosing and treating possession" (Clark, "Hippocratic Medicine and Aristotelian Science in the 'Daemonum investigatio peripatetica' of Andrea Cesalpino," Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 69: 4 (1995: Winter) p. 527). "By returning to Hippocratic tradition and seeking to validate it through Aristotelian science, Cesalpino thought he had discovered the proper unifying principles of medicine and natural philosophy which would allow him to view possession as a process of nature" (ibid., 541). As the title of Cesalpino's work suggests, he also "examines the problem of demonic possession by explaining a passage of Hippocrates that dealt with the question of whether there is anything divine in diseases. The treatise appeared at the height of a flurry of theological and scientific inquiry into the nature and role of demons, in which almost all agreed that in one way or another demons are real, physical entities working within the natural scheme of things. Demons achieve their magical effects, it was generally believed, through an extraordinary knowledge of cause and effects and by their unusual constitution (the fineness of their bodies, their swiftness, etc.). Several thinkers had raised the question of how this view of demons might affect the functions of the physician and the exorcist, since traditionally the former treated natural diseases, the latter supernatural. Cesalpino sought to treat the topic more fully and systematically" (Clark, p. 527). REFERENCES: Censimento 16 CNCE 10932; Wellcome 1180; Caillet 1889. CONDITION & DETAILS: Florence: Giunta. 8vo. 8 x 5.75 inches (200 x 143mm). [2], 52 pages, [2]. Illustration: Woodcut device on title; woodcut historiated initials and endpieces; large woodcut device on final page (not called for in Adams). Binding: Bound in full vellum. Small repair to the vellum on the rear board (see scan). Very tightly bound. Exceptional condition. Interior: Complete. Meticulously rendered repairs to upper margins, never impacting text. Occasional age spotting and toning. Very clean throughout. Very good condition.

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        The Perestroika Deception Memoranda to the Central Intelligence Agency

      Edward Harle, U.K. 1995 - 1899798005 247 pages. Index. ".Explains the devious secret intent behind the Leninist strategy which the 'former' Communists are pursuing under the fake 'reform' and 'progress towards democracy''. Author served in the KGB before defecting from the Soviet Union to the USA in 1961. Contents clean, bright and unmarked. Moderate external wear. Crease to front cover. Binding tight. A sound copy of this important work. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

      Times Books, 1995-07-18. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Times Books, 1995: First Edition, First Printing with statement of "First Edition" on the copyright page, and the proper number line "98765432" denoting a first printing in this case. In original dust jacket with the proper price of $23.00 intact. In Good condition, with some signs of use and wear. Clean pages, with a few page corners creased. Sound binding. Light wear and rubbing to boards, with a significant ding to the top edge of the front board. Burn mark to gutter of front paste down, which likely occurred during the production of this book since others of this particular book have turned up with similar defects. The dust jacket shows light wear overall, surface creases with scuffing to the verso, light edge wear and rubbing. The jacket is now housed in a brand new, removable protective sleeve, and presents well.

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        The history and adventures of the renowned Don Quixote

      Folio Society, London 1995 - 4th printing, 2005. Published to mark the 400th anniversary of Cervantes' masterpiece and limited to 1230 copies of which this is 779. Bound in full brown goatskin leather, with design by Quentin Blake. As new - no inscriptions or annotations; binding tight. This is a heavy book; additional postage may be required for shipment outside UK & USA. introduction by Robin Chapman; illustrations by Quentin Blake; With Some account of author's life by Smollett. 15pp strung pamphlet 'Reading Don Quixote' present Used - Very Good. Fine hardback in presentation box

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        Theorematis fundamentalis in doctrina de residuis quadraticis demonstrationes et ampliationes novae.Göttingen: H. Dieterich, 1818.

      First edition, offprint issue and an exceptionally fine copy, of this important memoir in which Gauss provided a fifth and sixth proof of his great law of quadratic reciprocity, which he privately referred to as the <i>Aureum Theorema</i> (Golden Theorem). These two proofs are particularly important since, as Gauss explains in the introduction to the present work, the techniques they employ ('Gauss's lemma' and 'Gauss sums,' respectively) can be applied to the study of cubic and biquadratic reciprocity. These ideas were indeed used by many mathematicians, including Gauss himself, in the study of higher reciprocity laws from the nineteenth century through to the present day. Attempts to demonstrate one of these higher reciprocity laws led in 1995 to the proof of Fermat's last theorem (see below).<br/><br/> The law of quadratic reciprocity was discovered by Euler in 1783, and incomplete proofs were given by Euler himself and in 1788 by Legendre. The law was discovered independently by Gauss when he was just 18, and a year later on 8 April, 1796 he found the first correct proof, which Kronecker (1823-91) aptly called "a test of the power of Gauss's genius." It was published in his greatest work <i>Disquisitiones arithmeticae</i> (1801), in which he wrote: "For a whole year this theorem tormented me and absorbed my greatest efforts until, at last, I obtained a proof." The attempt to generalize quadratic reciprocity for powers higher than the second was one of the main goals that led nineteenth century mathematicians, including Gauss, Dedekind, Dirichlet, Eisenstein, Hilbert, Jacobi and Kummer to the study of general algebraic number fields; notably, Kummer invented 'ideal numbers' in order to state and prove higher reciprocity laws. The ninth in the list of 23 unsolved problems which David Hilbert proposed to the International Congress of Mathematicians in 1900 asked for the "Proof of the most general reciprocity law for an arbitrary number field." <br/><br/> "Gauss' fifth proof of the quadratic reciprocity is Gauss' most elementary proof of the quadratic reciprocity law... for which Gauss has given altogether eight proofs, six of which were published, and two more were found in his papers after his death. The fifth proof was published in 1818, together with the sixth proof, under the title <i>Theorematis Fundamentalis in Doctrina de Residuis Quadraticis Demonstrationes et Ampliationes Novae</i>. But Gauss found it probably already between 1807 and 1808... [it is] based on <i>Gauss' lemma</i>" (Laudal & Piene, p. 276). <br/><br/> "The sixth and last of Gauss' published proofs of the law of quadratic reciprocity was published in 1818... He mentions in the introduction to this paper that for years he had searched for a method that would generalize to the cubic and biquadratic case and that finally his untiring efforts were crowned with success... The purpose of publishing this sixth proof, he states, was to bring to a close that part of the higher arithmetic dealing with quadratic residues and to say, in a sense, farewell..." (Ireland & Rosen, p. 76). <br/><br/> Quadratic reciprocity is a result about 'modular arithmetic.' Two integers (whole numbers) <i>m</i> and <i>n</i> are said to be equal modulo an integer <i>p</i> if <i>m - n</i> is an integer multiple of <i>p</i> (so there are only <i>p</i> distinct integers modulo <i>p</i>). "For almost all its history, the study of modular arithmetic has been driven purely by its inherent beauty and by human curiosity. But in one of those strange pieces of serendipity which often characterize the advance of human knowledge, in the last half century modular arithmetic has found important applications in the "real world." Today, the theory of modular arithmetic (e.g., Reed-Solomon error correcting codes) is the basis for the way DVDs store or satellites transmit large amounts of data without corrupting it. Moreover, the cryptographic codes which keep, for example, our banking transactions secure are also closely connected with the theory of modular arithmetic.<br/><br/> "The first really great achievement in the study of modular arithmetic was Carl Friedrich Gauss's proof in 1796 of his celebrated law of quadratic reciprocity... It states that 'if <i>p</i> is a prime number, then the number of square roots of an integer <i>n</i> in arithmetic modulo <i>p</i> depends only on <i>p</i> modulo 4<i>n</i>'... Gauss's theorem also provides a very effective way of determining the number of square roots a whole number has in arithmetic modulo a prime number <i>p</i>... One could ask for a similar method that given any number of polynomials in any number of variables helps one to determine the number of solutions to those equations in arithmetic modulo a variable prime number <i>p</i>. Such results are referred to as 'reciprocity laws'." (Taylor). <br/><br/> In 1957 the Japanese mathematicians Yutaka Taniyama and Goro Shimura proposed a reciprocity law for cubic equations in two variables. "In the mid-1980s, Gerhard Frey, Jean-Pierre Serre, and Kenneth Ribet showed that the Shimura-Taniyama reciprocity law, if true, would imply Fermat's Last Theorem. Motivated by this, in 1995, Andrew Wiles, partly in collaboration with the author, established many cases of the Shimura-Taniyama reciprocity law and hence finally proved Fermat's Last Theorem" (<i>ibid</i>.). <br/><br/> Cajori, <i>A History of Mathematics</i>, pp. 435-36; Poggendorff, I, 854-57; K. Ireland & M. I. Rosen, <i>A classical introduction to modern number theory</i>, 1998; O. A. Laudal & R. Piene, <i>The legacy of Niels Henrik Abel</i>, 2004. For an introduction to reciprocity laws intended for non-mathematicians, see R. Taylor, 'Modular arithmetic: driven by inherent beauty and human curiosity,' <i>Institute Letter</i>, Summer 2012, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton ( Large 4to (255 x 216 mm), pp 20. An extremely fine copy in absolutely original condition, uncut in the original plain wrappers, title page with mild foxing. Old owner's signature to title

      [Bookseller: Sophia Rare Books]
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        The Path to Power

      (London): HarperCollins, (1995). First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Fine/No jacket, as issued. The deluxe signed and numbered version of Margaret Thatcher&#39;s first volume of memoirs. Limited to 500 copies. First edition. A fine leatherbound copy; no dust jacket, as issued. In a fine slipcase, as issued. Signed by the author on the title page.Entirely unread and virtually as new.

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        Capitalism And Freedom

      New York: The Classics of Liberty Library, 1995. First edition of the special edition of Capitalism and Freedom. Signed by Milton Friedman on the title page. Octavo, original quarter leather with gilt tooling to the spine and front and rear panels. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers, ribbon bookmark bound-in. A nice production of the facsimile of the first edition. Selected by the Times Literary Supplement as one of the "hundred most influential books since the war". It also placed tenth on the list of the 100 best non-fiction books of the twentieth century compiled by National Review and on Time Magazine&#39;s top 100 non-fiction books written in English since 1923.

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      New York City, NY: Harcourt Brace, 1995. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Harcourt Brace, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 292 pages. ISBN 0151851980.

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        Het Britannische ryk in Amerika,...Amsterdam, R. and G. Wetstein, 1721. 2 volumes bound as 1. 4to. WWith 2 title-pages printed in red and black, each volume with the same full-page engraved frontispiece, 8 folding engraved maps, 1 folding engraved plate with 3 illustrations of the coffee plant, 1 half-page engraved vignette for the dedication. Contemporary vellum.

      Alden & Landis 721/139; Sabin 57160; Tiele, Bibl. 192; for the map: McLaughlin, Mapping of California as an Island (1995) 200. Dutch translation of Oldmixon's The British Empire in America (London 1708), adding an account of coffee and coffee plantations that is not present in the English edition. In the first volume, the author describes North America (New Foundland, Nova Scotia, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Carolina, Hudson Bay), and volume two deals with the British colonies in Central America (Barbados, St Lucia, St Vincent, Dominica, Antigua, Montserrat, Nevis, St Christopher, Barbuda, Anguilla, Jamaica and Bermuda). The author discusses the discovery, history, geography, population and economy of each of these regions. The maps show New Foundland, New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, Virginia and Maryland, Carolina and Bermuda, North America, Barbados, Antigua, St Christopher and an overview of the Caribbean and Jamaica. With bookplate of Anselmus vanden Bogaerde, pencilled ownership entry on final endleaf, illustration of coffee plant with tear affecting image, map of Virginia and Maryland with small tear very slightly affecting image, p. 199 (part 2) small hole hardly affecting text. Good copy of this interesting work on America with attractive maps.

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        THE STONE RAFT - Rare Signed Copy of The First American Edition/First Printing

      New York City, NY: Harcourt Brace, 1995 - 1st Printing. Signed. 292 pages. Published in 1995. The author's fourth novel to be translated into English. One of the greatest novels of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a tiny first print run as a hardcover original only that was made possible by a grant from the National Library of Portugal. The First Edition is now very scarce. Presents Jose Saramago's "A Jangada de Pedra" in a felicitous English translation. What if Portugal and Spain, once omnipotent world powers now reduced to second-class status in The Great Continent, were to break away altogether from Europe and become adrift like a raft on the Atlantic? Saramago's profound and beautiful novel imagines just such a break-up (which results from a massive crack in the Pyrenees) in one of his greatest creations. "The silent dogs of Cerbere begin to bark, a sign that the universe is coming to an end. People start to wander about aimlessly. The Portuguese Government resigns as it becomes clear that the new island is going to collide with the Azores. With death and destruction seemingly imminent, a group of strangers ends up together, and their lives are transformed" (Publisher's blurb). As in all of his oeuvre, acutely so in his late, post-Nobel Prize work, Saramago re-visits and re-examines "the human condition", that otherwise exhausted inheritance from the idea and the reality called Europe and The Enlightenment, and sees it with fresh eyes through the prism of Apocalypse/"The End". Often described as a satirist, Saramago's work goes much deeper, and he is perhaps the greatest modern literary ironist since Franz Kafka. An important distinction: A satirist mocks, makes fun of, and laughs at others; an ironist mocks, makes fun of, and laughs at himself, that is, makes us laugh at his pain. "Arguably the greatest writer of our time. He throws a dazzling flash of lightning on his subjects" (The Chicago Tribune). Saramago was an anomaly who came out of nowhere, seemingly born a genius. Every single page of every single book he has ever written makes the reader feel that he or she is in the hands of an unsurpassable Master. An absolute "must-have" title for Jose Saramago collectors. This copy is very prominently and beautifully signed in black pen on the title page by Jose Saramago. It is signed directly on the page itself, not on a tipped-in page or bookplate. This title is a great book. This is one of very few signed copies of the First American Edition/First Printing still available online and is in especially fine condition: Clean, crisp, and bright, a pristine beauty. Among the Nobel Laureates and other great writers of our time, Saramago's signature was probably the most difficult to get because he rarely left Lanzarote, the island he moved to at the height of his fame. Now that he is dead, he isn't signing any more copies. And yet, signed copies of his books, while not exactly cheap, remain under-priced as compared to those of say, Gabriel Garcia Marquez or Cormac McCarthy. While they are great writers, Saramago will be regarded by posterity as a greater writer than both of them, and there is no British or American novelist of the last fifty years, living or dead, who comes close to Saramago's achievement (except, according to Harold Bloom, for Philip Roth at his best). A rare signed copy thus. Regarded by Harold Bloom as one of the two greatest novelists of our time (the other being Philip Roth), Jose Saramago will be read as probably the greatest European novelist of the last fifty years. Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1998. A fine collectible copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER JOSE SARAMAGO TITLES IN OUR CATALOG) ISBN 0151851980. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "VINTAGE DR. GONZO": Limited Edition, Signed Silkscreen Print

      (Lexington, KY:: Petro III Graphics). 1995. First edition. Number 49 of 500 copies SIGNED BY BOTH THOMPSON AND STEADMAN. Steadman&#39;s illustration, which first appeared on page 79 of Thompson&#39;s FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS. This iconic image of Thompson was printed May 6, 1995, to commemorate, to the day, 25 years of collaboration. Thompson is notoriously difficult to pin down for signings--the edition was signed at Thompson&#39;s cabin in Woody Creek, Colorado, during the 121st "Run for the Roses," i.e., the Kentucky Derby, where Thompson and Steadman first worked together (reportedly on the trunk of Thompson&#39;s Cadillac, "The Shark"). The presence of both men&#39;s signatures makes this as a must-have for Dr. Gonzo fans. 16 1/2 x 19". Fine.

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        X-Ray Magazine: Vol. 1, No. 4

      San Francisco: Pneumatic Press, (1995). Fine in illustrated velobound wrappers, still in the publisher&#39;s plastic bag, secured with the original X-Ray sticker (split in two when the bag was opened).. First Edition. Small velobound quarto. The fourth issue of the San Francisco-based X-Ray Magazine, produced by Johnny Brewton. With a textual contribution by Hunter S. Thompson. The cover is illustrated with an image of porn star Marilyn Chambers, punctured by a gunshot hole, attributed to Thompson, and marked with red lip prints. The image shows Chambers, the accidental face of Ivory Snow detergent, posing nude with a detergent box depicting her holding a baby; the company had the containers recalled after learning of her lurid career in pornography. Contents include a miscellany of photographs, poems, drawings, and found material.

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        Haida Monumental Art: Villages of the Queen Charlotte Islands

      University of Washington Press, 1995. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. Nr Fine very large, heavy 1995 reprint University of Washington paperback with Foreword by Bill Reid. Minor front top corner rub and bruise to top of spine else fine and bright. Sent Airmail at no extra cost; Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH First softcover edition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0295973625. ISBN/EAN: 9780295973623. Inventory No: 040098..

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        Naumann, Hermann. - "Blick aus dem Atelier".

      . Aquarell, auf Büttenkarton, 1995. Von Hermann Naumann. 36 x 48 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Rechts oben signiert und datiert. Verso in Bleistift betitelt. - Sehr schön erhalten. Hermann Naumann (*1930 Kötzschenbroda / heute Radebeul, lebt und arbeitet in Dittersbach-Dürrröhrsdorf). Deutscher Maler, Grafiker und Bildhauer. 1946 Lehre als Steinmetz und Privatausbildung zum Plastiker bei Burkhart Ebe. 1947-49 Bildhauerlehre bei Herbert Volwahsen. 1950 Aufnahme in den Verband Bildender Künstler Deutschlands (VBKD) und Bezug des Ateliers im Künstlerhaus Dresden-Loschwitz. Seitdem freischaffend tätig. Gleichzeitig Beginn der Beschäftigung mit Malerei und Druckgrafik; erste Ölgemälde und Illustrationen zu Dostojewski. 1952 die brühmte Punzenstich-Folge zu Franz Kafka "Der Prozeß". 1969 Auszeichnung "Schönste Bücher der DDR" für die Illustrationen zu "Meine jüdischen Augen" beim Verlag Philipp Reclam jun. Leipzig. 1977 erste umfassende Retrospektive in der Kunsthalle Rostock, 1988 Retrospektive im Stadtmuseum Bautzen, 2000 Ausstellung zum 70. Geburtstag im Stadtmuseum Dresden, 2010 Ausstellung zum 80. Geburtstag in der Kunsthandlung Koenitz Dresden..

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        (Hrsg.). Horst Janssen. Das Tier. 1946-1995. Mit einem Vorwort von Werner Hofmann. Hamburg, St. Gertrude, 1995. 6 Bll., Tafelteil, 6 Bll. Mit 438 Abb. auf Taf. 4°. OLwd. m. OU.

      1995. . Vorzugsausgabe mit der Orig.-Radierung von Horst Janssen: Vogel liegend. 1995. (Platte von 1975.) 24,8 x 17,9 cm. Links unten nummeriert.- Nr. 2/100 Exemplaren.

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      Göttingen. Originallithographie 24/50 1995. 75 x105 cm auf Bütten. SIGNIERT (Rollversand). Topzustand

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        Inu no Toki [Signed]

      Sakuhin Sha, Tokyo, Japan 1995 - Clothed hardcovered book with an original text "a conversation with Takuma Nakahira", a band, and a dustjacket. Signed by Moriyama on the flyleaf. Top edge of the spine and some edges of the band are partly teared. However the book with the text and the dustjacket are still almost intact, and keep very good conditions: almost no outstanding rubbed nor chipped spot. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Lord Jim

      Gulliver, 1995.. 347 S., 22 cm Softcover/Paperback Antiquarisch sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar, wie neu, Mit Original Schutzumschlag, - italinienisch, very good preserved like new K6638 ISBN 8881293358.

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        Entdecker Baumeister Gelehrte - Große Wunder und Rekorde

      Köln Buch + Zeit, 1995.. Sonderausgabe 46 S. 4°, Gebundene Ausgabe Gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Einband mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren, K15274 ISBN 9783816602798.

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        Adult Comedy Action Drama (Signed)

      New York, Berlin, Zurich : Scalo, 1995. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. This is a signed first edition, first printing of the critically acclaimed photobook Adult Comedy Action Drama published by Scalo, New York, Berlin, Zurich in 1995. Containing 235 vibrant color images, the book is Prince\'s ode to consumerism. Writing in The Book of 101 Books: Seminal Photographic Books of the Twentieth Century David Levi Strauss states, An autobiography through words and pictures Adult Comedy Action Drama links together Prince\'s drawings, aphorisms, original photographs and photographs of other peoples\' photographs. Lighthearted and funny, it describes and theatricalizes the visual \'stage set\' of an artist\'s life, enacting all the comedies, actions and dramas with pictures alone. Prince\'s is a postmodern landscape, where one becomes what one beholds\"..\"Adult Comedy Action Drama is a kind of self-portrait of the artist as individual consumer. Or one might think of it as landscape photography, where the landscape is consumerism...Richard Prince, always the classicist, revisits a central concern of art from the beginning of easel painting: the display of constitutive possessions. The New York Times in their review of the book wrote, Prince updates the old Modernist flirtation between the intellectual and the supposedly primitive borrowing conceptual and aesthetic strategies from Duchamp, Jasper Johns, Minimalism and the photography-as-painting movement. Measuring approximately 10 inches x 12 inches, the book is bound in blue paper boards with a photographically illustrated dust jacket. The book and dust jacket are in FINE condition. The book has been signed, dated and inscribed by Richard Prince and is housed in a custom slipcase. Cited in both The Book of 101 Books: Seminal Photographic Books of the Twentieth Century and The Open Book by Andrew Roth.

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        The Perfect Childhood (Signed Edition)

      Zurich: Scalo, 1995. Scalo Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. This is a signed edition of \"The Perfect Childhood\" published by Scalo, Zurich in 2005. The true first edition published in 2003 as well as the 2005 Scalo edition were banned in the United States and quickly sold out in Europe. The most controversial section of the book is a formal exercise in obsessive repetition: A twenty-page fellatio sequence involving an underage, angelic-looking boy (who appeared in \"Teenage Lust\" as a \"runaway\") and an older prostitute. Each shot looks the same as the one before and the one after it, but upon closer examination, reveals its particular nuances. Profusely illustrated with 110 four-color and 48 duotone plates, the book includes Clark\'s controversial black and white photographs from the \"Tulsa\" and Teenage Lust\" work, as well as previously unpublished color and black and white images. Measuring approximately 11\" by 9\", the book is bound in paper covered boards in a photographically illustrated dust jacket. Both the book and dust jacket are in FINE condition. The book is boldly signed by Larry Clark on the first free endpaper.

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        Adult Comedy Action Drama

      New York: Scalo, (1995). Fine in a fine jacket.. First Edition. Quarto. A fine association copy, SIGNED by Prince, dated in the year of publication, and inscribed to his friend Diego Cortez: "To Diego / This is the "bonar / "bonerized" version / Love and XXX&#39;s / Richard Prince / 6/-19-95." One of the best and most comprehensive books about Richard Prince, with all the salient elements of his work included. Prince&#39;s genius here is not so much the representation of the individual pieces themselves, but rather how their juxtaposition in book form creates a commentary not only on himself, but also on the culture he portrays, manipulates, and ultimately shapes. (Roth 274, Open Book 366).

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        Linearitäten in Anreizverträgen bei groben Informationsstrukturen.

      Wiesbaden, Gabler Verlag, 1995.. Broschiert. Ehemaliges Bibliotheksexemplar mit Signatur und Stempel in gutem Zustand. Text sauber. Text in Englisch. Ex-library book in good condition. 9783409130806

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        Morgner, Michael. - "2 Männer vor Paar".

      . Radierung / Aquatinta, in Schwarz, auf Hahnemühle-Büttenpapier, 1995. Von Michael Morgner. Auflage Exemplar Nr. 37/50. 64,5 x 49,2 cm (Darstellung / Platte) / 72,5 x 53,5 cm (Blatt). Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert und datiert, links betitelt und mit eigenhändiger Auflagenbezeichnung versehen: "2 Männer vor Paar 37/50 II". - In tadellosem Zustand. Michael Morgner (*1942 Chemnitz - lebt und arbeitet in Einsiedel bei Chemnitz). 1961-66 Studium an der Leipziger Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst (HGB). 1973 beteiligt an der Gründung der Galerie "Oben" in Chemnitz. 1975 Teilnahme an den Pleinairs in Ahrenshoop. 1977 Gründung der Produzentengalerie 'Clara Mosch' in Chemnitz zusammen mit Carlfriedrich Claus, Thomas Ranft und Dagmar Ranft-Schinke. Zahlreiche Ausstellungsbeteiligungen. Mitglied der Freien Akademie der Künste zu Leipzig.; 3750.

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        To Kill a Mockingbird

      Signed. New York: HarperCollins, 1995: 35h Anniversary Edition, later printing, signed by Harper Lee the half title page in blue ink. In Near Fine condition, in a Near Fine dust jacket. Faint toning to pages. Faint edge wear. Else Fine. A very lovely copy of this important Pulitzer Prize winner, signed by the author.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        RONALD REAGAN: The Wisdom and Humor of the Great Communicator

      San Francisco: CollinsPublishersSanFrancisco, (1995). First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. Square 8vo. Near fine in like jacket. INSCRIBED by President Reagan to the half title: "To: Jeannie / Happy Birthday / And Best Wishes Always, / Ronald Reagan. Collection of quotes from the beloved 40th President.

      [Bookseller: Brian Cassidy, Bookseller]
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      San Francisco: Collins Publishers, 1995. SIGNED BY PRESIDENT REAGAN in black ink on the title-page, "Best Wishes Ronald Reagan". A fine copy of this collection of photographs and quotations; humor, warmth, and wisdom. We can find only one other copy for sale in recent years that was signed by "The Great Communicator". A rather unique piece of Reagan memorabilia. 160pp.. Signed by Author. First Edition. 1/4 Black Cloth, Blue Boards. Fine/Fine. Small Quarto.

      [Bookseller: Glenn Books]
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        Nelly's Sougioutzoglou-Seraidare .

      Athe na (Athen), Cultural Institute of the Agricultural Bank of Greece, 1995. ISBN 960-8405-01-7. O-Ganzleineneinband mit Rückentitel und mit montiertem Bild auf Deckel im Original-Umschlag und Original-Schuber. Schuber mit Gebrauchsspuren. Buch in neuwertigem Zustand. 449 Seiten mit 501 photographischen Abbildungen. 28,5 x 28,5 cm. Auflage: 2 x 2000 Exemplare.. Elli Souyoultzoglou-Seridari, genannt Nelly (1899 - 1998), war Fotografin. In Anatolien geboren und griechischer Abstammung lebte sie von 1920 bis 1924 in Dresden und eröffnete 1925 ein Fotostudio in Athen.1939 arbeitete sie in New York. Einige ihrer Arbeiten wurden im Bildband "Ideale Körperschönheit" des Dresdener Vitus-Verlages veröffentlicht. Eine Nelly-Ausstellung wurde vom 10. Dezember 2001 bis 17. Februar 2002 in den Technischen Sammlungen der Stadt Dresden gezeigt. Berühmt ist ihre Fotographie der russischen Tänzerin Nikolskaja vor dem Parthenon, aufgenommen um 1939. Ihre Aufnahmen waren zumeist Bromöldrucke, die einen malerischen Effekt erzielten. A REFUGEE HERSELF, Nelly (Elli Souyoultzoglou-Seridari, 1899 - 1998), empathized with the sufferings of the refugees from Asia Minor. In 1926, the Near East Relief Foundation commissioned Nelly to photograph the plight of the refugees in a series she named "REFUGEE SORROWS." Through her camera lens she conveyed, "their tragic wretchedness and the heart-breaking depths to which they had sunk". Das Werk erschien in zwei Auflagen 1990 + 1995.

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        1001 Nacht ( Tausendundeine Nacht ). Mit 4 blattgroßen farbigen Original Radierungen von Georg Baselitz. Die Geschichte des Lastträgers und der drei Damen. Nachwort von Siegfried Gohr Aus der Reihe Bilder - Worte, Worte - Bilder 2. Band, herausgegeben von Siegfried Gohr.

      Münster, Kleinheinrich, 1995.. ISBN 3930754061. Großformat. Nicht nummerierte S. mit 4 eingebundenen ganzseitigen Original Radierungen von Georg Baselitz (nicht einzeln signiert). Flexibler Orig.-Pappband mit illustriertem Schutzumschlag im weißen Orig.-Schmuckschuber. Softcover. Frisches sauberes, sehr gutes Exemplar, wie neu.. Eins von nur 180 im Druckvermerk nummerierten und von Georg Baselitz handschriftlich signierten Exemplaren (Radierungen nicht einzeln signiert).

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        Tag Nacht Helles Verlies. Neue Gedichte von Bianca Döring. Masken Bilder, Zeichnungen und Collagen von Wolf Spies. Signiertes Exemplar. 8. Druck der Edition Balance.

      Gotha Berlin, Edition Balance Henry Günther, 1995.. ISBN 3928440101. Großformat 26 x 36 cm. 40 S. mit 9 blattgroßen farbigen Original Handzeichnungen und Original Collagen, die Wolf Spies direkt in das Buch arbeitete. Alle Originalhandzeichnungen sind von Wolf Spies einzeln handsigniert. Illustrierter Orig.-Edelpappband in Orig.-Leinenkassette mit Plexiglasdeckel. Hardcover. Handeinband im Atelier Buchkunst der Edition Balance / Gotha. Einbandillustration vom Künstler direkt auf das Buch gezeichnet. Das Einbandpapier wurde eigens für diese Ausgabe von John Gerard handgeschöpft. Frisches sauberes, sehr gutes Exemplar, wie neu.. Eins von nur 35 nummerierten und von Bianca Döring und von Wolf Spies im Druckvermerk handschriftlich signierten Exemplaren. Künstlerbuch.

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        The World Of Christopher Robin Containing When We Were Very Young And Now We Are Six

      Methuen Children&#39;s Books, 1995. Hardcover. FINE. Looks unread. Has had pencil price on front endpaper, otherwise almost as new. Perhaps hint of edge tanning. Illustrated by EH Shephard, partly in colour. Main language English. Weight 437g. Offers always considered - please contact us.

      [Bookseller: Booksort]
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