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        Harry Potter Series. The Philosopher's Stone. The Chamber of Secrets. The Prisoner of Azkaban. The Goblet of Fire. The Order of The Phoenix, The Half-Blood Prince and The Deathly Hallows.

      London: Bloomsbury, 1999-2005., 1999. ALL FIRST EDITIONS, FIRST PRINTING, IN DELUXE BINDINGS, the first volume being SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST. 7 volumes complete. Fine, in original harlequin cloth, gilt decoration, illustrations to upper covers, all edges gilt (some in original shrinkwrap with 'First Edition statement on printed label). Housed in a custom-made slip-case with ribbon pull. The deluxe issue is a larger format in decorative cloth binding. Buy with confidence from approved specialists; Jon Gilbert of Adrian Harrington Ltd is noted on the author's website as 'a respected authority on J.K. Rowling signatures'. Listed in BBC's Big Read (200 Best Novels) [2003]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - First DeLuxe Edition

      London: Bloomsbury, 1999. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New. First Deluxe Edition, first printing. First state with "Joanne Rowling" listed as the copyright holder on the copyright page. Fine and unread with no dust jacket as issued

      [Bookseller: Hinch Books]
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        SIGMAR POLKE: FARBPROBEN - MATERIALVERSUCHE - PROBIERBILDER AUS DEN JAHREN 1973-86 / EXPERIMENTS IN COLOR - EXPERIMENTS WITH MATERIALS - EXPERIMENTAL PAINTINGS FROM 1973 TO 1986 - SIGNED BY THE ARTIST

      Salon Verlag & Galerie Klein, Koln & Bad Munstereifel, GERMANY 1999 - np (80pp), 75 color illustrations. Text in German and English. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. This is the beautifully illustrated hardbound catalogue published in conjunction with a 1999 Galerie Klein exhibition of sixty-four innovative works executed by the late, great, Sigmar Polke between 1973 and 1986. A most handsome example of the first and only printing of this uncommon item limited to one thousand, five hundred copies additionally BOLDLY SIGNED "Sigmar Polke" in blue ink on the half title page showing a minor dent to each of the foredge tips of the front cover that do not extend into the textblock. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Jazz Seen.

      Cologne, Taschen, , 1999. Foreword by Don Heckman. With Photographs and Writings by William Claxton... Quarto. Original black cloth, title blocked in red and white to upper board and spine, in dust jacket. Profusely illustrated in colour and black and white. Head and tail of spine a little bumped, but overall very good in dust jacket. First Edition. The most comprehensive collection of Claxton's work yet published. A review copy with advance information letter addressed to Charis Conn of Harper's, biography of Claxton and list of artists featured in the book. This copy inscribed on the title page in the year of publication, "To Arthur [Newman] - with my Best Wishes, William Claxton, May 29, 1999." Newman, was a pioneer collector of Jazz recordings and books, a stalwart of Record Research and leading authority on the Swing era. A large and heavy book, tough to find in good shape, and here with excellent provenance.

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        View from the summit / Sir Edmund Hillary

      London : Doubleday, 1999, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, 1st edition, 1st printing. "Physical description; 309p. : ill (some col), coat of arms, maps, ports. ; 25cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. Summary; The autobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary, the first man to set foot on the summit of Mount Everest. Hillary achieved many more adventuring "firsts" before establishing the Himalayan Trust, an organization devoted to improving the lives of people living in the Himalayas. Review: Although the world sees the first man to reach the summit of Everest as a hero, Hillary nevertheless sees himself as a person of modest abilities and humble origins, and this perception of himself is reinforced throughout his account of his own life. Hillary's achievement plays only a small part in his life, and he went on to lead part of the trans-Antarctic expedition and serve as New Zealand's high commissioner in India. He has worked over the years to provide schools, bridges and clinics for the Nepalese, although he is as modest about this aspect of his life's work as he is outspoken about the shortcomings of the expeditions with which he has been involved, and reticent about the tragic loss of his first wife and youngest child. His autobiography provides a unique perspective on one of the great heroes of the 20th century. Subjects; Hillary, Edmund Sir 1919-. Mountaineers - New Zealand - Biography.". "Physical description; 309p. : ill (some col), coat of arms, maps, ports. ; 25cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. Summary; The autobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary, the first man to set foot on the summit of Mount Everest. Hillary achieved many more adventuring "firsts" before establishing the Himalayan Trust, an organization devoted to improving the lives of people living in the Himalayas. Review: Although the world sees the first man to reach the summit of Everest as a hero, Hillary nevertheless sees himself as a person of modest abilities and humble origins, and this perception of himself is reinforced throughout his account of his own life. Hillary's achievement plays only a small part in his life, and he went on to lead part of the trans-Antarctic expedition and serve as New Zealand's high commissioner in India. He has worked over the years to provide schools, bridges and clinics for the Nepalese, although he is as modest about this aspect of his life's work as he is outspoken about the shortcomings of the expeditions with which he has been involved, and reticent about the tragic loss of his first wife and youngest child. His autobiography provides a unique perspective on one of the great heroes of the 20th century. Subjects; Hillary, Edmund Sir 1919-. Mountaineers - New Zealand - Biography." Size: "8vo 8" - 9" tall". 309 pages. "SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine cloth copy in a very good, slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered.". Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0385600208. ISBN/EAN: 9780385600200. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 223816.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        National Debt in Britain, 1850-1930

      Taylor & Francis Ltd, 1999. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60594776; EAN: 9780415195782

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        Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

      London, Bloomsbury, 1999. - FIRST EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION, FIRST STATE. Unread and carefully warehoused by ourselves since publication; a lovely fine copy in fine dustwrapper. This is the scarce first issue first edition of the third Harry Potter book, stating 'Copyright Joanne Rowling' on the copyright page, whereas the second and third issues are amended to 'J.K Rowling'. The first issue also has a misaligned text block 'burnt (drop) so much' p.7, which is corrected in the subsequent issues. The errors were spotted early during the print run and amended. The majority of the first edition are the corrected second issue (the third issue has adverts at the rear). Winner of the Whitbread Prize (Children's Book of the Year). Listed in BBC's Big Read (200 Best Novels) [2003] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB]
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        THE VAMPIRE CHRONICLES Interview with the Vampire, the Vampire Lestat, the Queen of the Damned, the Tale of the Body Thief, Memnoch the Devil (Five Volume Set)

      Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut 1999 - All Five Volumes Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. A pristine set. Interview with the Vampire is a signed limited edition. ; Signed by anne rice. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Beyond Terror: The Films of Lucio Fulci (Signed Limited Edition)

      London: FAB Press, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. One of 693 copies (this being No. 426) SIGNED by Stephen Thrower. A typically exhaustive and definitive production by Thrower, covering every imaginable aspect of the great director's canon. Along with Mario Bava and Dario Argento, Lucio Fulci is considered one of the fathers of the "giallo" style of filmmaking, beginning with Westerns and thrillers in the late 1960s, followed by a determined detour into horror in the mid-1970s. The director's very specific and unabashedly graphic style takes no prisoners, and has equal numbers of devotees and detractors. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. A decidedly scarce title, a labor of love and an essential reference in the library of any genre film enthusiast.

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        Shipping Casualties (Loss of the Steamship "Titanic.") Report of a Formal Investigation into the circumstances attending the foundering on 15th April, 1912, of the British Steamship "Titanic," of Liverpool, after striking ice in . North Atlantic Ocean, whereby loss of life ensued. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of His Majesty.

      London: PRO Publications, n.d. ?1999 - Quarto. Original blue cloth, title gilt to spine, yellow silk page-marker, in matching slip-case. Very good. Limited edition, facsimile reprint of Lord Mersey's original 1912 enquiry into the sinking of the Titanic. 300 copies only, this being number 60, signed by Millvina Dean who, at 2 months and 27 days, was the youngest passenger on the liner, and who, in 2009, was the last survivor to die. Comprises almost 1000 pages of report and evidence, indexed by name and subject. At the time the inquiry drew accusations of partiality, based on Mersey's perceived bias towards the Board of Trade and the ship-owning interests. However, more recent studies have commented on the 'surprising impartiality' of their findings, despite remarking on Mersey's 'autocratic, impatient and not a little testy' court persona. (Butler, Unsinkable: the full story of RMS Titanic.)

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Brehms Neue Tier-Enzyklopädie, lim. Exclusiv-Edition Nr. 405/1999

      - Brehms Neue Tier-Enzyklopädie Limitierte Exclusiv-Edition12 Bände komplett, incl. nummeriertem LimitierungszerifikatBertelsmann Lexikothek Verlag, Gütersloh, 1996Auf weltweit 1.999 Exemplare limitierte Exclusiv-Edition der Brehms Neuen Tier-Enzyklopädie hier Exemplar 405 mit besonderer & dekorativer Einbandgestaltung.Hellgrüne Einbände aus sog. Capra-Leder mit umfangreichen Goldprägungen: Titel, Bordüren, Zierlinien sowie auf Buchrücken & Vorderdeckeln üppig gestaltete Tier-Illustrationen in ganzflächiger Goldprägung mit variierendem Tiermotiv, passend zum jeweiligen Band. Kopfgoldschnitt, Lesebändchen, illustrierte Vorsätze. Format ca. 31,5 x 26 cm. Inhaltlich ist diese Edition identisch mit der zeitgleichen normalen Ausgabe der Tier-Enzyklopädie. Insgesamt rd. 4.000 Seiten sowie 5.000 farbige, zum Teil ganz- & doppelseitige Abbildungen. Alle Bände mit Register, im abschließenden Band 12 mit umfassendem Gesamtregister. &bull Band 1-4: Säugetiere 1/2/3/4 &bull Band 5-8: Vögel 1/2/3/4 &bull Band 9: Reptilien, Amphibien &bull Band 10: Fische &bull Band 11/12: Wirbellose 1/2 Wie auch den 12 Originalbildern zu entnehmen, ist die Mehrheit der unbelesenen Bände in tadellosem Neuzustand.Frischer Buchschnitt, Kopfgoldschnitt mit vollem Glanz etc. Innen einwandfrei, keine unangenehmen Gerüche. Der einzige Unterschied zu verlagsfrischen Bänden sind marginale Sachverhalte: Am Kopfgoldschnitt bei sechs Bänden ein ganz feiner Kratzer, bei bei einem Band findet sich ein kleiner Eindruck im Buchrücken, bei sechs Bänden eine ganz gering bestoßene Buchecke bzw. ein kleiner Eindruck im Buchdeckel bei jeweils einem Band ein wenig stärker.In besserem Erhaltungszustand können Sie diese besondere Edition heute kaum noch erhalten. 30000 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

      London: Bloomsbury,, 1999. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and front board gilt, all edges gilt, green endpapers, colour illustration to front board, yellow silk page marker. Contents faintly toned; an excellent copy. First deluxe edition, first impression. This was the first of the deluxe editions to be published, and was issued at the same time as the first trade edition of Azkaban.

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        Der Schmerz. John Gerard - Papiergüsse.

      Rheinbach, o. Verlag, 1999,. 1. Auflage35(5) S., ca 45x20cm, gelber OHalb-Leinenband in blindgeprägter Original-Leinenkassette. Limitierte Auflage von 60 Exemplaren, die im Impressum von Christa Wolf signiert wurden. \"Der Schmerz ...entstand 1978 und erscheint hier erstmals in Buchform. Die Papiergüsse schuf John Gerard im Februar 1999. Das Papier wurde eigens für die Ausgabe ....... handgeschöpft. Der Text wurde aus der 18 Punkt Van Dijck von der Offizin Haag-Drugulin in Leipzig gesetzt. Das Buch wurde von Klaus Raasch in Hamburg gedruckt und von der Buchbinderei Depping in Münster gebunden....Hergestellt in einer einmaligen Auflage von 50 (+10) Exemplaren. Jedes Buch ist ein Unikat...\" (Impressum). Das vorliegende Exemplar ist nicht nummeriert. Zu Beginn ein Gedicht von Gunter Kunert. Wunderbarer, sehr aufwendiger Pressendruck Die Kassette etwas fingerfleckig, eine Kante minimal bestossen. Ein schönes Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Pressendruck, Unikat, Bütten, Papierkunst

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        Das englische Haus, 3 Bde. [Gebundene Ausgabe] Hermann Muthesius (Autor)

      3 Bde. Mann (Gebr.), Berlin 1999 1999 Hardcover 31,2 x 22,2 x 6,6 cm Hermann Muthesius (1861-1926) gehörte vor dem Ersten Weltkrieg zu den wichtigsten Wegbereitern einer modernen, deutschen Kunst. Als Architekt, gefragter Redner und Autor wichtiger Bücher und Aufsätze, als Organisator im Preußischen Handelsministerium und Begründer des Deutschen Werkbundes (1907) beeinflußte er eine ganze Generation im Kampf für eine bessere Zukunft, bis der Erste Weltkrieg viele Illusionen dieser bürgerlichen Revolution zunichte machte und damit auch ihre Träume von einer nationalen, modernen Kunst. Von seinen über 300 Publikationen ist das dreibändige Werk >Das englische HausDas englische Haus< (1. Auflage 1903-1906) das wichtigste, das schon zu seiner Zeit trotz eines horrenden Preises bald neu aufgelegt werden mußte. Aus dem Blickwinkel eines Architekten und Historikers schildert Muthesius die Entwicklung der insularen Architektur seit normannischen Zeiten, immer auch im Hinblick auf die soziologischen Ansprüche der Bauherren und der Gesellschaft. Sein eigentliches Thema aber ist die neue zeitgenössische Architektur in Form und Technik. England war für ihn das große Vorbild, weil es sich als erstes Land in Europa von den Fesseln der industriellen Massenproduktion und stilistischer Beliebigkeit befreit hatte. Das englische Kunstgewerbe seit William Morris und die neueste Hausarchitektur dienten Muthesius als Beispiel einer neuen, modernen Lebensform, von deren Prinzipien Deutschland lernen müsse, ohne sie sklavisch zu kopieren. Das Buch ist daher bis heute ein Kompendium englischer Architektur und Inneneinrichtung ebenso wie eine glänzend geschriebene Zustandsanalyse der deutschen Kunst vor dem Ersten Weltkrieg, von ihren Zielen und ihrem Optimismus.

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        Drechsler, Klaus. - "Verfallener Bauernhof".

      - Farbalgrafie, in 5 Farben, auf Büttenpapier, 1999. Von Klaus Drechsler. Künstlerexemplar (e.a.). 60,0 x 83,0 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert, datiert und mit Prägestempel sowie links unten bezeichnet "E.A. Algrafie (5 Farben)". - Ohne erkennbare Mängel. Sehr guter Zustand. Klaus Drechsler (*1940 Ober-Dammer, lebt und arbeitet in Dresden-Wachwitz). Deutscher Maler, Aquarellmaler und Grafiker. 1957?60 Besuch der Arbeiter-und-Bauernfakultät an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden (HfBK). Langjähriger Austausch mit Hans Jüchser. 1961?66 Studium an der Kunstakademie bei Paul Michaelis. Seit 1969 freiberuflich tätig. Seit 1980 Beschäftigung mit Farbgrafik. Seit 1990 Lehrauftrag an der TU Dresden. 1994?2002 Lehrauftrag an der Dresdner Kunstakademie. 2001 Kulturpreis der Stadt Pirna und der Sparkasse Freital-Pirna. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: GALERIE HIMMEL]
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        Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

      London: Bloomsbury, 1999., 1999. FIRST EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Publisher's pictorial hardcovers in dustjacket (additionally signed by the artist Cliff Wright). No inscriptions or price clipping; usual faint marking to endpapers which affects this issue, else a lovely fine copy. Shows Third in the Hogwarts series. This is the third of three first editon issues; the first noting 'Copyright Joanne Rowling' on the copyright page, and the second and third being amended to 'J.K Rowling'. The first issue also has a misaligned text block 'burnt (drop) so much' p.7, which is corrected in the subsequent issues. Second and third issue identical but for adverts included at the rear of the third. All three issues feature full strike-line numbers and are therefore 'issues' rather than separate impressions. All are now scarce. Winner of the Whitbread Prize (Children's Book of the Year). Hugo Novel Award 2000. Listed in BBC's Big Read (200 Best Novels) [2003]

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        Wreckers of Civilisation [Civilization]: The Story of COUM Transmissions and Throbbing Gristle (First Edition, signed by Genesis P-Orridge)

      London: Black Dog Publishing, 1999. First Edition. First Edition, originally issued as a trade softcover original. This copy rebound by Wiering Books in gray cloth with black titles and rule and an original Throbbing Gristle thunderbolt patch inset onto the front board. Artistically INSCRIBED by Throbbing Gristle frontman and COUM founder Genesis P-Orridge on the second blank: "To Andy / cari saluti, KNOW TIME / Genesis P-Orridge." Brainchild of Genesis P-Orridge (nee Neil Megson), COUM Transmissions was an influential and controversial performance art group. Using similar techniques as, and occasionally working with, such experimental artists as William Burroughs, Brion Gysin, and the FLUXUS collective, as well as explicit nudity, bodily fluids, and other taboo material, they created shocking and confrontational exhibitions and happenings. In 1976, P-Orridge, along with COUM members Cosey Fanni Tutti and Peter "Sleazy" Christopherson, formed the pioneering industrial band Throbbing Gristle, continuing the group's experiments with noise, tape loops, samples, and found sounds, and influencing countless acts to follow. An in-depth exegesis of COUM/TG's boundary pushing work through the band's first breakup in 1981, including a complete discography and chronology of performances, concerts, and exhibitions. A unique presentation, in keeping with the utter originality of the subject, of a book that is quite scarce in its original paperback binding. Fine in boards. Small bindery label to the the rear pastedown. Interior pages with some light soiling or waviness, Near Fine overall.

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        California Sorcery

      Cemetery Dance, (Abingdon) 1999 - A "Publisher's Copy" (PC) of the limited edition (26 copies) of this collection of original stories by Bradbury, Matheson, Beaumont, Nolan, Charles E. Fritch, Ray Russell, Jerry Sohl, John Tomerlin, and George Clayton Johnson, with additional classics by Harlan Ellison, Robert Bloch, and Chad Oliver. Signed by Bradbury, Matheson, Ellison, Nolan, Tomerlin, Sohl, Fritch, and others. Stamp of another author front flyleaf; fine in a fine dust jacket, in the publisher's printed tray case. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        TYPED LETTER ***Signed***

      Washington, DC, U.S.A. 1999 - Signed "William H. Rehnquist" in black ink. This is a signed and dated typed letter on letterhead of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.The letter is dated May 24, 1999 and is addressed to Mrs. John Wisdom. John Wisdom had been a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Letter states, "Dear Mrs. Wisdom, You know far better than I do what a rich and full life your late husband led. His contributions to the law as a jurist were important to his court and to his country. His reputation as a staunch champion of the need for implementing the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education is well known. He and his colleagues on the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit were instrumental in seeing that the Court's mandate was carried out during a very difficult time. By his work, Judge Wisdom exemplified the best traditions of an independent judiciary. Sincerely, William H, Rehnquist". Normal mailing folds, otherwise in fine condition. Born in Wisconsin in 1924, William Rehnquist became chief justice of the Supreme Court in 1986. After 1989, when a "new right" majority had been established by President Reagan, Rehnquist framed a series of conservative rulings on abortion, affirmative action and capital punishment. During his tenure as chief justice, Rehnquist also presided over the impeachment trial of Bill Clinton and the Bush v. Gore election decision. He died in 2005 in Virginia. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Eclogues (Signed Limited Edition)

      Shanty Bay, ON: Shanty Bay Press, 1999. First printing of this edition. Quarto, quarter blue buckram with Araishu paper over boards in a matching paper slipcase. One of 27 copies (this being No. 10) SIGNED by both the artist, Walter Bachinski, and the designer and binder, James Butler. Translated by C.D. Lewis with 23 two color linocuts by Bachinski. Handset and printed in Bulmer Roman, with Bodoni for display on Somerset Satin mouldmade paper. A gorgeous production and the first book from this fine press, as well as a lovely livre d'artiste. Near Fine in a Very Good plus slipcase. A bump to the bottom corner of the rear board and a couple of nearly imperceptible scuffs to the front board and slipcase.

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        Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

      Royal Society of Chemistry, 1999. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60234901; EAN: 9780854043224

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        ARS MITOLOGICA: WOKOL ZAGADNIEN RECEPCJI MITOW GRECKICH

      Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie, 1999. Soft Cover. Very Good. . Very Good. Soft cover. 1999.

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        Goethes Werke, herausgegeben im Auftrag der Großherzogin Sophie von Sachsen. Werke, Naturwissenschaftliche Schriften, Tagebücher und Briefe in 4 Abteilungen. 143 Bände plus Supplementband \'Zum Gebrauch\' (144 Bände, vollständig). Fotomechanischer Nachdruck der im Verlag Hermann Böhlaus Nachfolger, Weimar 1887-1919 erschienenen Weimarer Ausgabe oder Sophien-Ausgabe.

      Weimar: Böhlau (Verlag Hermann Böhlaus Nachf.), 1999. zusammen ca. 62.000 S.; 8°, gebunden, original Halbkunstlederbände mit goldener Rückenbeschriftung und Musterpapierbezügen, Kopfgoldschnitt,der Supplementband in braunem Original-Leinen; Die maßgebliche und einzig vollständige Goethe-Ausgabe. Eins von 999 nummerierten Exemplaren erschienen zum 250. Geburtstag Goethes. Hier die Nummer 473. In Fraktur gedruckt. Tadelloser, ungelesener Zustand. // Das Foto zeigt nur 1/3 der Ausgabe. // Versand ins Ausland aufgrund des hohen Gewichts nur nach Absprache /lager ISBN: 3740010916 Versand D: 5,90 EUR

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        Harry Potter Series Complete Set: The Philosopher's Stone; The Chamber of Secrets; The Prisoner of Azkaban; The Goblet of Fire; The Order of The Phoenix; The Half-Blood Prince; The Deathly Hallows

      London: Bloomsbury, 1999-2007., 1999. Complete set of seven volumes, in fine condition. ALL FIRST EDITIONS, FIRST PRINTING, IN DELUXE BINDINGS. Exemplary copies in original harlequin cloth, with gilt decoration, illustrations to upper covers, and all edges gilt. Housed in an elegant custom-made slip-case with ribbon pull. The deluxe issue is a larger format, in decorative cloth binding. Harry Potter's wizarding adventures have had an unrivalled impact in popular culture today; indeed, some experts have referred to adults between the ages of roughly 20-30 years old as 'the Harry Potter generation', who are seen to hold markedly different values to their parents. Harry Potter is a series of many genres, including fantasy, bildungsroman, and the British school story (which includes elements of mystery, thriller, adventure, and romance). According to Rowling, the main theme of the books is death ?- although prejudice, corruption, and madness can be seen as dominant motifs.

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        Tragwerke der Fördertechnik, Bd.1, Grundlagen der Bemessung [Gebundene Ausgabe] von Werner Warkenthin Förderung Technik Hochbau Stahlbau Stahlkonstruktion Tragwerk Krane Tagebaugeräte Stahltragwerke Förderanlagen Kranbau Schwermaschinenbau Stahlbau-Tragwerke

      Wiesbaden Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 1999 Auflage: 1 (28. Mai 1999) Hardcover 260 S. 30,3 x 21,5 x 2,2 cm Förderung technisch Hochbau Stahlbau Stahlkonstruktion Tragwerk Krane Tagebaugeräte Stahltragwerke Förderanlagen Kranbau Schwermaschinenbau In allen Kapiteln wird interessantes und anschauliches Hintergrundwissen geboten, das in dieser Zusammenstellung und Tiefe vermutlich nirgendwo anders zu finden ist. Auch die Aufmachung des Buches ist zu loben. Viele aussagekräftige und anschauliche, in wenigen Fällen auch farbige Bilder und Skizzen und auch einige Fotos unterstützen die Textaussagen aufs vortrefflichste. `Tragwerke der Fördertechnik` ist ein engagiert geschriebenes und sehr empfehlenswertes Buch, das eine bisher vorhandene Publikumslücke schließt. Dem Werk ist deshalb unbedingt eine große Leserschaft zu wü nschen.\"\" (Stahlbau 69 (2000), Heft 4) Stahlbau-Tragwerke stellen den Kern aller Maschinen und Anlagen dar, welche im Kranbau oder Schwermaschinenbau anzutreffen sind. Auf solider theoretischer Grundlage werden die statischen und dynamischen Verfahren zur Bemessung nach international gültiger Normung dargestellt. Allgemeine Grundlagen - Stahltragwerke der Krane - Stahltragwerke von Tagebaugeräten - Stahltragwerke von Förderanlagen - Spezielle Probleme Tragwerke der Fördertechnik, Bd.1, Grundlagen der Bemessung Werner Warkenthin Versand D: 6,95 EUR Förderung technisch Hochbau Stahlbau Stahlkonstruktion Tragwerk Krane Tagebaugeräte Stahltragwerke Förderanlagen Kranbau Schwermaschinenbau In allen Kapiteln wird interessantes und anschauliches Hintergrundwissen geboten, das in dieser Zusammenstellung und Tiefe vermutlich nirgendwo anders zu finden ist. Auch die Aufmachung des Buches ist zu loben. Viele aussagekräftige und anschauliche, in wenigen Fällen auch farbige Bilder und Skizzen und auch einige Fotos unterstützen die Textaussagen aufs vortrefflichste. `Tragwerke der Fördertechnik` ist ein engagiert geschriebenes und sehr empfehlenswertes Buch, das eine bisher vorhandene Publikumslücke schließt. Dem Werk ist deshalb unbedingt eine große Leserschaft zu wü nschen.\"\" (Stahlbau 69 (2000), Heft 4) Stahlbau-Tragwerke stellen den Kern aller Maschinen und Anlagen dar, welche im Kranbau oder Schwermaschinenbau anzutreffen sind. Auf solider theoretischer Grundlage werden die statischen und dynamischen Verfahren zur Bemessung nach international gültiger Normung dargestellt. Allgemeine Grundlagen - Stahltragwerke der Krane - Stahltragwerke von Tagebaugeräten - Stahltragwerke von Förderanlagen - Spezielle Probleme Tragwerke der Fördertechnik, Bd.1, Grundlagen der Bemessung Werner Warkenthin

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        RIEVAULX ABBEY Community, Archirecture, Memory

      UK. Paul mellon centre Yale University Press 1999 - Hardcover. First Edition, published for The Paul Mellon Centre for studies in British Art, contributions from Glyn Coppack, no previous owners names etc, illustrated, rear board has a small light stain to bottom edge, Dust Jacket, jacket has a stain which corresponds with the mark to the rear board, Jacket edges have some small tears, Jacket protected in a clear removal cover. a heavy book Extra postage needed. VG condition [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Jeff Mermelstein: Sidewalk

      UK: Dewi Lewis, 1999 Hardcover SIGNED. First edition, 1999, first printing. Fine cloth-bound hardcover in a Fine dust jacket, protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Glenn O'Brien, in Artforum, wrote: "One of the great snapshot artists of all time right up there with Garry Winogrand, Elliott Erwitt, Burke Uzzle, and Lee Friedlander. 'Sidewalk' is hilarious, disturbing, mystical, subtle, and astounding." The winner of the 1999 European Publishers' Award for Photography. Photographs by Jeff Mermelstein. SIGNED BY MERMELSTEIN on the title page, warmly inscribed to a magazine photo director, and dated in 2000. 120 pages; full-page color plates throughout; 11 x 13 inches. Biography.

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        THE ERNE, ITS LEGENDS AND ITS FLY FISHING

      Devon, The Flyfisher's Classic Library, 1999.. LIMITED DELUXE EDITION 1999, 45 COPIES ONLY THIS BEING NUMBER 26. AN ORIGINAL " JACK THE GIANT KILLER" FLY inset on front pastedown with the fly tier's intials in ink and protective tissue guard, the text is printed on Harrier Cream Satin which is acid and chlorine free, printed and bound by MPG Books Ltd. Approximately 240 x 160 mm, 9½ x 6 inches, colour frontispiece, The Fairy Fly, in colour on title page, plus 1 colour plate and 6 illustrations in black and white, pages: xxxii, 1-395, [1], bound in full publisher's dark green morocco, gilt lettering, decoration and rules to spine, central gilt fishes to upper cover, blind rules to edges of upper cover, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, green silk book-mark, housed in a green drop-down box with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and gilt fishes to upper cover. Tiny spot to 1 margin otherwise a Fine copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Forgotten Flies.,

      Millis, The Complete Sportsman, 1999 - ix, 548 Seiten mit zahlreichen Abbildungen, Excellent as new Condition, RARE first printing 1886961034 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 4500 4°, Hardcover/Pappeinband mit Schutzumschlag, [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Arnold Rüdlinger. Vision und Leidenschaft eines Kunstvermittlers.

      Scheidegger & Spiess, Zürich, 1999 - Zürich, Scheidegger & Spiess 1999. 4°. 222 S. Olwd und Olwd.-Mappe im Schuber. Vorzugsausgabe in 50 numerierten Exemplaren. Mit 7 Originalgraphiken von Sam Francis, Eduardo Chillida und anderen. Alle Graphiken sind von den Künstlern eigenhändig signiert und numeriert. Olwd und Olwd.-Mappe im Schuber. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Shipping Casualties (Loss of the Steamship "Titanic.")

      London: PRO Publications, n.d., ?1999. Report of a Formal Investigation into the circumstances attending the foundering on 15th April, 1912, of the British Steamship "Titanic," of Liverpool, after striking ice in ... North Atlantic Ocean, whereby loss of life ensued. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of His Majesty. Quarto. Original blue cloth, title gilt to spine, yellow silk page-marker, in matching slip-case. Very good. Limited edition, facsimile reprint of Lord Mersey's original 1912 enquiry into the sinking of the Titanic. 300 copies only, this being number 60, signed by Millvina Dean who, at 2 months and 27 days, was the youngest passenger on the liner, and who, in 2009, was the last survivor to die. Comprises almost 1000 pages of report and evidence, indexed by name and subject. At the time the inquiry drew accusations of partiality, based on Mersey's perceived bias towards the Board of Trade and the ship-owning interests. However, more recent studies have commented on the 'surprising impartiality' of their findings, despite remarking on Mersey's 'autocratic, impatient and not a little testy' court persona. (Butler, Unsinkable: the full story of RMS Titanic.)

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        Des Herrn Abts Ladvocat historisches Hand-Wörterbuch worinnen von den Patriarchen, Kaysern, Königen, Fürsten, grossen Feldherren, heydnischen Gottheiten und andern Helden des Alterthums, Päbsten, Kirchenvätern, Bischöffen und Cardinälen, Gelehrten aller Wissenschaften, ihren Schriften, und deren besten Ausgaben, Mahlern, Bildhauern und andern Künstlern, auch übrigen merkwürdigen Personen beyderley Geschlechts hinreichende und zuverlässige Nachricht ertheilt wird aus dem Französischen übersetzt, verbessert, und mit einer Menge neuer Artickeln vermehrt herausgegeben auch einer Vorrede versehen von Otto Christian von Lohenschiold. 7 Bände

      - - sehr gute Erhaltung / Exemplare aus der Bibliothek Fürstenberg, Donaueschingen, die Oktober 1999 versteigert wurden - Gewicht in Gramm: 5125 Gaumische Handlung/Stettinische Buchhandlung, Ulm (um 1760-1803). Zusammen 9867 Spalten (circa 4960 Seiten) mit 1 in Kupfer gestochenem Frontispiz, sowie einigen Textvignetten. Einheitliche original Halbleder (Franzeinbände) mit je 2 farblich abgesetzten Rückenschildern, Rücken mit goldgeprägten Filletten und je 5 Schmuckbünden (gering fleckig) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [Complete set of the Harry Potter collector's edition deluxe.] Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone; the Chamber of Secrets; the Prisoner of Azkaban; the Goblet of Fire; the Order of the Phoenix; the Half-Blood Prince; the Deathly Hallows.

      London: Bloomsbury,, 1999?-2007. 7 volumes, large octavo. Original red, blue, green, purple, burgundy, blue and grey cloth with pictorial onlays, titles to front covers gilt, spines lettered in gilt, all edges gilt. No dust jackets issued. A fine set. First deluxe editions, first impressions.

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        Der Sozialist. Organ für Anarchismus-Sozialismus.1898. Heft 1-52 und 1899 Heft 1-9.

      Berlin, Wilhelm Werner 1898-1999 - Private Bindung, Hefte befinden sich in einen guten Zustand. 264,46 S. nebst 2 Seiten Inhaltsangabe für 1898. Beim Jahrgang 1898 fehlt Zeitung Nr. 12, trotz fortführender Seitenzählung. Weiterhin fehlt Zeitschrift 18 und Zeitschrift 46 ist unvollständig. 1899 fehlt die Zeitschrift Nr. 9. Mit eingebunden sind folgende "Litterarische Beilagen des Sozialist". Heft 1 vom 1. Januar 1898, Heft 5 vom 29. Januar 1898, Heft 6 vom 5. Februar 1898, Heft 8 vom 9. April 1989, Heft 9 vom 23. April 1898, Heft 20, Robert Reitzel-Nummer 1898, Heft 11 vom 21. Mai 1898, Heft 17 vom 13. August 1898, Heft 18 vom 27. August 1898, Heft 19 vom 10. September 1898, Heft 20 vom 24. September 1898, Heft 21 vom 8. Oktober 1898, Heft 22 vom 22. Oktober 1898, Heft 23 vom 5. November 1898, Heft 25 vom 3. Dezember 1898, Heft 26 vom 17. Dezember 1898, Heft 1 vom 7. Januar 1899, Heft 2 vom 4. Februar 1899 und Heft 3 vom 18. Februar 1899. 1001 grams [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Hell?s Angels.

      New York: Modern Library, 1999. First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Hunter S. Thompson on the half title page. From the library of Peter Matthiessen, with some underlining in pencil in Matthiessen's hand. Very good in a very good dust jacket. Thompson, the creator of Gonzo jornalism, writes with energy and brutal honesty, and with a nuanced and incisive eye, as The New Yorker stated, "For all its unihabited and sardonic humor, Thompson's book is a thoughtful piece of work." He captures in Hell's Angels a singular moment in American history, when the biker lifestyle was first defined, and when such countercultural movements were electrifying America. "He has presented us with a close view of a world most of us would never encounter. His language is brilliant, his eye remarkable" (The New York Times Book Review).

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        MARLENE DIETRICH. A COLLECTION OF APPROXIMATELY 104 PUBLICITY PHOTOGRAPHS OF MARLENE DIETRICH.

      Various - Dating from the 1930s and later, the collection (approx. 104 items) is a combination of predominantly vintage black and white movie still photographs (8 x 10) and some "modern" reproductions, primarily of scenes from Marlene Dietrich's appearances in movies such as, SHANGHAI EXPRESS (the image we have posted is from this movie); MORROCO; DESIRE; GARDEN OF ALLAH; In 1999, the American Film Institute named Dietrich the ninth-greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema. Provenance: From the Estate of Hugh Pickett, the popular Vancouver impresario who brought famous musicians, movie actors and entertainers to Vancouver, British Columbia. WE ARE HAPPY TO SEND ADDITIONAL IMAGES FROM THE COLLECTION TO GIVE AN IDEA OF THE SCOPE OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS.

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        Fine Papers at the Oxford University Press

      The Whittington Press, (Risbury, Herefordshire) 1999 - Limited edition of 300 total, 65 of which are bound in half-leather and accompanied by a separate portfolio of specimens (in addition to the tipped-in specimens bound into the book), this no. 44. Paper - and its importance in fine printing. This work explores the many papers commissioned and used by the Oxford University Press, which played an important part in the typographical revival of the 1920s. "Over the years the Press accumulated an impressive supply of vintage hand-made and mould-made papers in pristine condition, vigilantly preserved until 1986, when the Press was phasing out its letterpress facilities and reallocated the warehouse space for other purposes" (from the book¿s Introduction). The paper eventually came into possession of The Whittington Press, who decided "to publish a complete historical account of the collection, accompanied with forty original specimens to show the physical characteristics and the identifying features of fine papers used at Oxford between 1900 and 1970". ***DESCRIPTION: Bound in half-leather over laid paper boards, both a light teal, fore- and bottom edges uncut, light tan laid paper endpapers, title page in brown and black, one page of vintage black and white photographs bound in with pictures of watermarks on the verso, text is followed by specimens tipped onto thick black laid paper; folio size (approximately 14.75" tall), pagination: (i-x), (1)-85, blank (86), colophon page (87), five blank pages (88-92), followed by 42 leaves containing 40 specimens, set in Centaur type, printed on Zerkall mould-made paper and half-bound with Fabriano Roma paper; limited edition of 300 total, 65 bound in half-leather and with a separate portfolio of whole sheets of papers, this copy xliv of the 65. The separate portfolio has boards covered in dark green paper, a green linen back, lined with tan paper matching the book's endpapers, and contains 25 sheets of specimens with the numbers noted on the front pastedown. The box containing both the book and the separate portfolio is covered in green linen and lined with the dark green paper, teal leather spine with silver lettering. ***CONDITION: Volume is fine, with a strong, square text block, solid hinges, perfectly straight corners with no rubbing, the interior is clean and bright, and it is entirely free of prior owner markings; the separate portfolio and its specimens is also fine; the box containing both is fine other than a tiny bit of rubbing to the corners and some very light scuff marks to the interior paper lining. ***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that due to the size and weight of this work additional postage may apply, please contact us for details. ***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Jenny Saville: Territories

      New York: Gagosian Gallery, 1999. Hardbound. As New. White embossed cloth. About 50 pp., 20 large color plates. The first solo exhibition for this English artist in the US. She carries on the tradition of Lucien Freud, and the vivid, large color plates in this scarce catalogue show her works in overall format and also fine detail.

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