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        Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

      Bloomsbury, UK 1999 - 1st Edition 1999. The 1st printing of the deluxe edition with the full number string of 1 to 10. Book is fine. Never issued with a wrapper. PLEASE DOUBEL CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images can be sent upon request. Ref 4893 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd PBFA]
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        HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHERS STONE

      Bloomsbury 1999 - Deluxe first edition and first print.Red cloth pictorial cover with gold titles.No dust wrapper as issued.Facsimilie of authors signature in gold on front cover.As new,mint condition.No names etc.Page edges gold.Correct number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. 1st/1st. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

      London; Bloomsbury 1999 - Fine in boards as published. Deluxe edition. This book has had its cellophane wrapping removed to confirm first edition, first printing status. Fine in red boards. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Mystery of Mars

      Crown Publishers, Inc., New York, NY 1999 - Signed on title page in black ink. This book was personally signed by Dr. Ride on March 09, 2002 at Vroman's Bookstore in Pasadena, California USA. Sally Ride, former NASA Astronaut, was born on May 26, 1951 in Los Angeles, California. She graduated from Westlake High School in 1968 and received a Bachelor of Science in physics and a Bachelor of Arts in English in 1973 from Stanford University. She also received her Master of Science and doctorate degrees in physics from Stanford in 1975 and 1978. Dr. Ride was selected for astronaut training in 1978, and reported to NASA in July of that year. As part of her training, she was a member of the support crew for both the second and third space shuttle flights, and worked in mission control as a capsule communicatory (CAPCOM) for those two missions. Dr. Ride flew in space twice. Her first flight was aboard that space shuttle Challenger in 1983. The flight, commanded by Captain Robert Crippen, was launched from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on June 18. During the mission, the five-member crew deployed communications satellites for Canada and Indonesia, performed the first satellite deployment and retrieval with the shuttle's robot arm, and conducted materials and pharmaceutical research. Mission STS-7 was in orbit for 6 days (147 hours), then returned to earth to land on a lakebed runway at Edwards Air Force Base, California on June 24, 1983. Dr. Ride's second spaceflight was also aboard Challenger, on STS-41G (the thirteenth space shuttle flight), in October, 1984. This flight was also commanded by Captain Robert Crippen. During their 8-day mission, the crew deployed the Earth Radiation Budget satellite, conducted scientific observations of the Earth, and demonstrated the potential for satellite refueling by astronauts. The mission lasted 197 hours, and concluded with a landing at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. In June, 1985, Dr. Ride was assigned to a third space shuttle flight. Training for that flight was interrupted in January, 1986 by the space shuttle Challenger accident. For the next six months she served as a memeber of the Presidential Commission investigating the accident. Upon completion of the investigation, Dr. Ride was assigned to NASA headquarters in Washington, D.C. as assistant to the NASA Administrator for long-range planning. In this role she created NASA's Office of Exploration and produced a report on the future of the space program entitled "Leadership and America's Furture in Space." [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Fine Papers at the Oxford University Press.

      Andoversford 1999 - 27/235 COPIES (of an edition of 300 copies) printed on Zerkall mouldmade paper with the book’s title, fly-titles and large initial letters printed in brown, 2 plates of photographic reproductions, 40 examples of handmade papers from the Oxford University Press collection, each tipped to black backing paper, pp. [ii] (blanks), [x], 87, [5] (blanks)+ examples of papers on backing paper, folio, original qtr. lime-green cloth and matching cloth fore-edges, backstrip gilt lettered, lime-green boards, untrimmed, cloth and boards slipcase, fine

      [Bookseller: Blackwell's Rare Books ABA ILAB BA]
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        Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres

      Libreria Malavasi 1999 Otto volumi rilegati in similpelle (AA - CHY, A - Z, CIAC - GYRON, HAAG - MYVY, NAAS - RZAC, SA - ZYL, table méthodique, dictionnaire de géographie ancienne et moderne) Ristampa anastatica della quinta ed ultima edizione parigina del 1860?1880. Descritti libri rari, preziosi o singolari ma anche opere di ogni genere apparse nelle lingue classiche e nelle principali lingue moderne, dall?origine della stampa al 1860. Bibliografia commentata con circa 47500 opere in ordine alfabetico d?autore e di titoli anonimi, con descrizioni estremamente minuziose per le collocazioni.

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        Portrait.

      London: Fior Photos, 1999 - Sheet size approx 99.5 x 145 cm. Excellent condition. Presented in a black stained wooden frame by John Jones. Silver gelatine photograph hand printed by Mike Spry at Downtown Darkroom. Edition of 25. Signed and numbered on the verso by King. David King's photographs of Ali, were taken in 1974 at his training camp in Deer Lake, Pennsylvania, when he was preparing for his world heavyweight title fight against George Foreman, held later that year in Kinshasa, Zaire, known as the "Rumble in the Jungle". King documented everything in the lead up to the fight, from the intense sparring sessions to the quiet times he spent with his family and friends. King's biography, "I Am King: A Photographic Biography of Muhammad Ali" was published by Penguin in 1975.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Richard Misrach: Desert Cantos / Cantos del desierto 1979-1999 [SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY]

      Diputación de Granada, Granada, Spain 1999 - First edition, first printing. Signed and inscribed to an important figure in contemporary photography (please inquire) in black ink on the title page by Misrach. Hardcover. Khaki green cloth-covered boards with debossed title on cover; with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by Richard Misrach. Text (in English and Spanish) by Myriam Weisang Misrach. Includes a chronology, exhibition history, bibliography, collections and a list of plates. 168 pp., with 67 four-color plates and additional illustrations. 11-1/4 x 13 inches. Published on the occasion of exhibitions at Palacio de los Condes de Gabia, Granada and Canal de Isabel II, Madrid. CONDITION: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket (moderate surface wear). Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Vincent Borrelli, Bookseller]
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        DESERT CANTOS (CANTOS DEL DESIERTO) 1979-1999 - SIGNED BY RICHARD MISRACH

      Diputacion De Granada, Madrid, SPAIN 1999 - 168pp, 68 full-page color illustrations. Text in English and Spanish. With a chronology and bibliography. Published in conjunction with a 1999 Spanish exhibition, this beautiful hardbound catalogue is a comprehensive survey of twenty years of work by the renowned California photographer Richard Misrach, featuring an essay by his wife and collaborator Myriam Weisang Misrach. A pristine copy BOLDLY SIGNED by Richard Misrach in black ink on the half title page. 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        The Monkey Wrench Gang Screenplay

      1999. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Screenplay for the long-rumored Monkey Wrench Gang movie. This version was penned by Deric Washburn, who earned an Oscar nomination for his screenplay for The Deer Hunter. Inscribed to previous owner by Woody Harrelson, who was tied to the production as a potential George Washington Hayduke. Red folder with brass fasteners has a few scratches and is rubbed in places. Very unique piece for the Abbey collector.

      [Bookseller: Back of Beyond Books, ABAA ]
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        Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

      New York: Scholastic. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0439064864 . A stunning First US Edition/First Printing, conservatively rated as Fine in alike dust-jacket. Correct First State cover and dust-jacket (no number "2" on spine) and dustjacket showing original price of $17.95; The second book in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. Harry, tired of being with the Dursleys is getting back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, despite being warned by the strange, impish Dobby. When disaster strikes and Hogwarts students are being turned to stone, the ancient school is in for tumultuous times. Winner of numerous awards, e. g. , The National Book Award, The Gold Medal Smarties Prize. Obtain the complete Harry Potter Series, 1st/1st in As New condition at a 20% reduced price compared to individual titles .

      [Bookseller: Books Tell You Why]
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        HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS

      London Bloomsbury 1999 - First issue of the deluxe edition. With an illustrated titlepage and with letter facsimiles at the end. 8vo, publisher’s original blue cloth lettered and with a colour pictorial pastedown on the upper cover, the spine gilt lettered, a.e.g. and with silk bookmark stitched in. This edition was issued without a dustjacket. 251, [4]. An extremely fine copy, as mint. FIRST DELUXE EDITION OF THE SECOND HARRY POTTER BOOK, in the extremely handsome binding for the edition of full powder blue cloth with a colour pictorial pastedown. The issuance of a deluxe edition so shortly after the initial publication of this, only the second title in the series, clearly shows the impact Ms. Rowling’s books have had on the modern book trade. Almost immediately after the publication of the first title, Rowling’s "Potter" books gained worldwide attention, won multiple awards, and have to date sold more than 400 million copies. Rowling is nearly as famous for her rags to riches story. She wrote the first of the series on a used manual typewriter while living on welfare in 1995. She was rejected by 12 publishers before finding Bloomsbury, who suggested that she should also find a day job as there was no money to be made in children’s books. By 2007 Forbes had named Rowling as the first person to become a U.S.-dollar billionaire by writing books, the second-richest female in an entertainment industry, and the 1,062nd richest person in the world. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Santiago's Finest Hour

      Guy Harvey, Pompano Beach, Florida 1999 - Remarque Limited Editiion. Number 34/200. SIGNED and Inscribed by Guy Harvey With An Original Pen & Ink Drawing to the Dedication Page. Publishers Cloth in Original Dustwrapper. A NEAR FINE Dustwrapper. Slightest Minor Creasing to Spine Tips. A NEAR FINE Book. THE BEST EDITION WITH SUPERB ORIGINAL ARTWORK. Drawings Inspired by Ernest Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea. PBFA Member. We Welcome Direct Contact With Our Customers. If You Require Any Further Information or Images Please Click On 'Ask Bookseller a Question' Link. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Neil Ewart]
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        "Jungfrau und Junggeselle..." [Hochformat].

      Gugging, -, 1999.. Farbstifte, Bleistift auf Papier. 20,5 x 15 cm Gerahmt.. Mit der eighd. datierten Signatur sowie dem Text "Wenn eine Jungfrau und ein Junggeselle sich kennenlernen. Die schönsten Worte sich zu Gehör sich sagen tun, ist die Schüchternheit bald, weggewischt. Und das Liebkosen an den Wangen und Händen der Anfang ist. Und das nach Hause gehen, Wärme vom Herzen, beiderseits sich befindet, das Verlobt sein, tatsächlich ist! 12.13.14.15. April 1999." - Der ehemalige Weinbauer Johann Fischer begann in Gugging zu zeichnen, und seine Weltsicht schriftlich mitzuteilen.

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        Disgrace (True First Biddles Print Signed & Dated on Day of Booker Prize Win)

      Secker & Warburg 1999 - First edition, first impression, first state (Biddles print), signed and dated by the author on the day the book won the Booker Prize (25 October 1999). A lovely, Fine copy: tight and square in black boards; bright gilt; very crisp and clean, and certainly unread in like, Fine unclipped (£14.99 net stated) first-state dustwrapper (without Booker strap). A superb example of the true first. All orders are sent very carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bradhurst Fine Editions]
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        An equal music

      Wigston, Leicestershire : Stribling Press 1999 - Physical description. : 380 p. ; 24 cm. Subject: Chamber music groups - Fiction. Violinists - Fiction. Pianists - Fiction. Indian authors - 20th century. Indian authors - 21st century. Fiction - 20th century. Deafness - Fiction. Musicians - Fiction. Summary: A chance sighting on a bus; a letter which should never have been read; a pianist with a secret that touches the heart of her music . An Equal Music is a book about love, about the love of a woman lost and found and lost again; it is a book about music and how the love of music can run like a passionate fugue through a life. It is the story of Michael, of Julia and of the love that binds them. A novel that can stand being reread and reread, but the first time round is an emotional cliffhanger . secure a copy for yourself, settle down, and prepare for the unforgettable. Fine copy in the original gilt-blocked full calf, in an equally fine matching slipcase. Very limited 1st edition of 26 lettered copies. This is copy 'U'. Each copy is SIGNED, with a unique holograph quotation from the book by the author. This privately published edition was issued simultaneously with the 1st trade edition. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. 1 Kg. 380 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd]
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        Life is Paradise: The Portraits of Francesco Clemente. Essay and Interview by Vincent Katz. SIGNED.

      New York, powerHouse Books, 1999 - New York, powerHouse Books, 1999. Illustrated paper-covered boards with pictorial dustjacket, 38,5 x 26 cms., 186 pp. profusely illustrated in color, housed a in cardboard slipcase, illustrated. First Edition. Copy from a limited edition of 400, each with an original color etching, signed and numbered in pencil by Clemente. MINT. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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        Hermann Nitsch. Leben und Arbeit. SIGNED/PRISTINE COPY.

      Wien/München, Verlag Christian Brandstätter, 1999 - Wien/München, Verlag Christian Brandstätter, 1999. Paper-covered boards (hardcover), illustrated dustjacket, 29,5 x 24,4 cms., 262 pp. text in German with numerous illustrations, mainly in color, biographical data, list of exhibitions, bibliography. Luxury edition of 30 numbered copies with an orginal color drawing by Herman Nitsch, signed, numbered and dated, loosely inserted. Book hand-numbered in colophon. Housed in publisher's carboard box. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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        A Series of Unfortunate Events Set: The Bad Beginning, The Reptile Room, The Wide Window, The Miserable Mill, The Austere Academy, The Ersatz Elevator, The Vile Village, The Hostile Hospital,The Carnivorous Carnival, The Slippery Slope, The End.

      Harper Trophy 1999-2006., New York - First editions, first printings of each of Lemony Snicket's Series of Unfortunate Events. Small octavos, original illustrated boards. Each are signed, dated and embossed by Lemony Snicket. Each of the thirteen volumes are in fine condition. Also included is a signed first edition of "Lemony Snicket: The Unauthorized Autobiography". The A beautiful signed set. Critics have compared the Snicket oeuvre to Edward Gorey, the Brothers Grimm and Roald Dahl. They are melodramatic gothic-style cliffhangers, darkly lighthearted books with a contemporary sardonic wit The inventive use of irony and language, including defining big words shows that "kids have a nose for literature that is often underestimated" (New York Times). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        A Series of Unfortunate Events. Complete set of 13 volumes + Promotional Items [SIGNED BY HELQUIST AND INSCRIBED BY SNICKET].

      Harper Collins 1999-2006, New York - Complete set as follow: "The Bad Beginning"; "The Reptile Room"; "The Wide Window"; "The Miserable Mill"; "The Austere Academy"; "The Ersatz Elevator"; "The Vile Village"; "The Hostile Hospital"; "The Carnivorous Carnival and the Slippery Slope", "Grim Grotto", "The Penultimate Peril" and "The End." Octavo. Uncut. Illustrated paper covered boards. Decorative initials. Nine volumes have their printed dedication page signed by illustrator Brett Helquist (except for vols. 7, 8, 12 & 13) , and 9 are inscribed by Lemony Snicket "With all due respect" within Snicket's trademark paper-press seal (except for vols. 9, 10, 11 & 12, which only bear Snicket's blind-stamp). Frontispiece in each volume. First edition, first printing, except for Vols. 2-3-4-5 & 11 which are first editions, later printing. Fascinating series of wonderfully extraordinary adventures by the intrepid, heroic and much-loved Baudelaire siblings. This work is profusely illustrated with numerous b/w illustrations. Added to this collection, 3 promotional items: A sealed envelope bearing the printed seal of "A Series of Unfortunate Events"; A "Not A Series of Unfortunate Events" booklet titled the "Baudelaire-Free Book"; a folio size promotional portfolio containing color photographs of the various books of the series. Bindings, interior and promotional items in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        BIGGLES AIR ACE THE UNCOLLECTED STORIES

      Published by Norman Wright, 1999. 1st edition.. Paperback. Fine. Illustrated by Skilleter, Andrew. Fine condition. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Limited to 300 copies. These are the ten "lost" Biggles stories originally published in magazines and annuals and here collected together in volume form for the first time. This is copy no. 170. [R]

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        Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets (SIGNED W/PROVENANCE)

      Arthur A. Levine Books, New York 1999 - Autographed Unread Hardcover. 1st Edition/1st Printing. Signed - not inscribed - by Mary GrandPre, the book's illustrator, on the bound-in full title page. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket in Brodart dust cover. Seller is the original owner of this book. Simply pristine, it is an extremely clean and crisp copy from my personal smoke-free collection. Seller is the original and only owner of this book. A GIFT QUALITY COPY. Not a remainder or EX-LIB. Delivered to you in a box, never in an envelope. In fact, buyer will get photocopy of postmarked box in which the author mailed this autographed book. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        A Charge To Keep

      William Morrow and Co., N. Y. , 1999. First Edition is stated on the copyright page along with complete number line, "1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10". Binding is: Hardcover. . Book condition: Fine (F)/Jacket condition: Fine (F). 6 1/4 in. x 9 1/2 in. . Signed by author. . Signed First Edition. Boldly signed on the half title page, by the then Governor of Texas, George W. Bush, soon after to become the Nation's 43rd President. It is his signature only - not signed to anyone - signed by him directly on the page with a bold black felt tip pen, not on a book plate. 253 pages, index. Original publisher's price of $23.00 is on the dust jacket. No wear or tears on the jacket and no writing (other than President's signature), marks, or any other names or writing in book. Has the complete number line of "1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10" below First Edition statement on publisher's page. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition, without defects.

      [Bookseller: Quinn & Davis Booksellers]
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        The happy return

      Michael Joseph - London first edition ,second issue wrapper ,green cloth silver settering. NF/F. The book has minor rubbing ,no inscriptions with some foxing on early pages .The wrapper is priced at 3/6 instead of 7/6 and has reviews for a ship of the line and flying colours on back panel .The pictorial illustration is the same but the colours of the title and the logo have been reversed on the spine .Stangely this wrapper appears to be rarer than the true ist as there are no other copies listed on abebooks .Foresters early hornblower titles have increased enormously since 1999 when you could buy a really nice copy of the true Ist for US$250 ,now youre looking at US$3500 ,so this copy offers good value. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dick Neal Fine Books]
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        A passion of modern man.

      Orig. tegning med en enkelt lille montage af en avisoverskrift. 1999. Signeret med blyant. Motivmål: c. 30x23 cm. Monteret i ramme af sorte lister.. Et stykke brevkunst eller mail art fra Jens Birkemose til 'Kiki', der - måske - udtrykker en erotisk længsel, men i hvert fald er et skeleteret selvportræt

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        The Collected Works of James M. Buchanan.

      Liberty Fund, Indianapolis 1999 - First editions of each of volume that comprise the collected works of Nobel Prize-winning economist James M. Buchanan's papers. Each volume is signed and dated by Buchanan. Octavo, original half cloth. 19 volumes. In very good condition, dust jackets were not issued for this set. Buchanan is responsible for the rebirth of political economics as a scholarly pursuit (Boettke, 1998). Buchanan has done more than most to introduce ethics, legal, political, and social thinking into economics. Consequently, he maintains that public policy cannot be considered in terms of distribution, but instead should question rules that engender a pattern of exchange and distribution (Swedberg, 1990). Buchanan distinguishes between politics and policy. Politics is about the rules of the game, while policy is focused on strategies that players adopt within a given set of rules. The Economic Journal noted in 2006 that "Questions about what are good rules of the game are in the domain of social philosophy, whereas questions about the strategies that players will adopt given those rules is the domain of economics, and it is the play between the rules (social philosophy) and the strategies (economics) that constitutes what Buchanan refers to as constitutional political economy". [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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

      3 Bde.: Mann (Gebr.), Berlin, 1999. 1999. Hardcover. Good. 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 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. 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 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.

      [Bookseller: Lars Lutzer]
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        Brook Trout from Mill River above Easton reservoir

      Easton , 1999. Image 11-1/2 x 17 inches, 22 x 26 inches overall. Water color on paper. Matted and framed

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        HAPANTA

      Athens: Cactus, 1999-2009 ??????? ??? ??????, ?'??'???' - COMPLETE WORKSFREE SHIPMENT WORLDWIDE !Forty two volumes; soft cover, 21 cm, 15120 pp. Contains the original text in ancient greek; translation and comments in modern greek. Separate volumes also available. Ask for details at demmath@hotmail.com.CONTENTS:VOLS. 1-6: ??? ??? ????????? ???????? ????????VOL. 7: ??????????? ??????VOL. 8: ?????????? ??? ???????????? ?????????VOLS. 9-13: ???? ??? ???? ??????? ?????????VOL. 14: ??????????? ?????????VOLS. 15-16: Y??????? ??? ???????? ?'?????????VOLS. 17-20: ??? ??? ???????? ??????????VOL. 21: ?? ??? ????????? ??????? ??????? ??? ??? ???????? ???????? ??????? ????????VOLS. 22-30: Y??????? ??? ??? ??????? ????????VOLS. 31-34: ??? ?????? ????????? ????????? (?-????????)VOL. 35: ???? ??? ???? ???? ??? ???????? ??????????VOL. 36: ???? ???????? ??? ??????????VOL. 37: ?????, ???????????, ??????, ???????? ??? ?? ????? ??? ?????????, ???.VOL. 38: ?????????? ??? ??? ??? ?????????? ???????????VOL. 39: ?????? ??? ??????? ???? ??? ??????VOL. 40: ??? ?? ?????? (??? ?? ????????) ??? ????????? ?'?????????? ?????????VOLS. 41-42: ??? ??? ??????????? ??? ?????????? ????????, De eclipsibus (???? ?????????)=============================================

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        Relating to a Washington law firm's March 3, 1999 bill <I>"for professional services rendered in connection with fundraising matters,"</I> the President and First Lady <I>"believe these legal expenses are appropriate for reimbursement by the [Clinton Legal Expense] Trust"</I> formed in 1998 to help pay their legal bills relating to, but not limited to, Whitewater, Paula Jones, Monica Lewinsky, impeachment, and illegal fundraising

      Remarkable Typed Document Signed and dated "Bill Clinton 3/7/99" as President and "Hillary Rodham Clinton/March 5, 1999" as First Lady, one page, 8.5" x 11". Headed "Certification by President and Mrs. Clinton to Clinton Legal Expense Trust." In full "This will certify that we have incurred legal expenses in connection with fundraising matters, from November 1, 1998 to January 31, 1999, in an amount of $38,348.42 as reflected on the attached statement of Williams Connolly, dated March 3, 1999, as certified by David E. Kendall, Esq." Both the one page March 3, 1999 Williams Connolly "Statement for Legal Services Rendered" and the "Certification by Counsel" Typed Document Signed "David E. Kendall/March 3, 1999," each 8.5" x 11", are present. Referring to the statement, the Clintons continue "A total of $365,039.11 is presently due for billed but unpaid legal fees and expenses. We further certify that we are familiar with the legal services

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        Arnold Rüdlinger. Vision und Leidenschaft eines Kunstvermittlers.

      - Zürich, Scheidegger & Spiess 1999. 29 : 22 cm. 224 S. mit 15 Farbtafeln, zahlr. Abb. im Text u. Register. Rotes Leinen in schwarzem Leinenschuber. Eines von 50 numerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe mit einer separaten Mappe in Buchgrösse mit 7 handschriftlich signierten und numerierten Originalgraphiken. Die Graphikblätter im Einzelnen: Franz Fedier, Aquatinta, 10,9 : 18,5 cm / Rolf Iseli, Kaltnadelradierung, dat.: 95, 21,5 : 15 cm / Eduardo Chillida, Radierung , 6,8 : 12,5 cm / Al Held, Radierung, 17,2 : 5,3 cm / Lenz Klotz, Farbige Radierung, dat.: 94, 14,3 : 9,5 cm / Bernhard Luginbühl, Noldi, Radierung, 16,2 : 12,3 cm / Sam Francis, Farblithographie, 28,2 : 20,2 cm. - Jeweils auf BFK Rives, ca. 28 : 20 cm gedruckt. In roter Leinenmappe zus. mit dem Buch im Schuber. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Geschenke. Ein Totentanz.

      Zürich, edition peter petrej, 1999 - 4°, 26 gefalzte, lose Bogen m. 23 Orig.-Holzschnitten, davon 8 zweifarb., Mappe in geprägter Kassette., Jeder Holzschnitt vom Künstler nummeriert u. monogrammiert. Mappe im Impressum v. d. Autorin u. v. Künstler signiert. 1 von 50 Ex. im Handel. Text von Aglaja Veteranyi: Geboren 1962 in Bukarest. Wählte den Freitod 2002 in Zürich. Stammte aus einer rumänischen Artistenfamilie. Reisen u. Auftritte mit dem Zirkus in verschiedenen Ländern. Seit 1982 freischaffende Schauspielerin u. Autorin. Regelmäßige Veröffentlichungen in Anthologien u. Literaturzeitschriften. Aufenthaltsstipendium des Literarischen Kolloquiums Berlin 1998. Teilnahme am Ingeborg Bachmann Wettbewerb 1999. Im selben Jahr erscheint in der Deutschen Verlags-Anstalt, München, ihr erster Roman: «Warum das Kind in der Polenta kocht.». Holzschnitte Jean-Jacques Volz: Geboren 1928 in Zürich. Lebt in Schaffhausen u. Göteborg. Sein Werk umfasst vor allem Holzschnitte. Zahlreiche Einzel- u. Gruppenausstellungen in verschiedenen Ländern. Mitglied der Xylon, der Internat. Vereinigung der Holzschneider, Sektion Schweiz. ISBN978-3-907639-01-6Geschenke - ein Totentanz [Presents - A Dance of Death]Text by Aglaja VeteranyiWoodcuts by Jean-Jacques Volz26 folded sheets in a portfolio, with 23 woodcuts, 8 of which in black and 1 colour. Sheet size 33 x 56 cm. The woodcuts have been printed by the artist himself on hand-made paper (Vélin BFK Rives white, 250 g/m2), and each is numbered and monogrammed by the artist. Additionally, each cassette is numbered in the imprint, and signed by the artist and the writer. The portfolio is laid in a cassette, which is covered in monochrome paper and has an embossed title. Edition in 60 numbered copies. 1 - 50 50 copies, Arabic numbered. I - X, 10 copies, Roman numbered, reserved for the writer, artist and publisher, not for trade. 2100 gr. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Shakespeare : The Invention Of The Human

      Fourth Estate London 1999 - SIGNED on the title page and RARE THUS. FIRST PRINTING OF THE UK HARDBACK EDITION. "The ultimate use of Shakespeare is to let him teach you to think too well and towards whatever truth you can sustain without perishing" (Harold Bloom). An inspiring book at several levels. This is an unread perfect hardback copy, no damage, no marks other than the author's signature. Perfect jacket, which is unclipped and protected. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        FIFTY YEARS OF PORTRAITS

      ARENA EDITIONS, Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A. 1999 - WE'RE HEREBY PRESENTING (5) GORGEOUS/ PRISITNE COPIES OF THIS HIGHLY SOUGHT~AFTER 'P.B.' TITLE/ 1ST: (3) COPIES OF THE ELUSIVE 'TRADE' EDITION (@ $750.~ PER COPY) REPLETE W/ (198) PGs OF COLOUR/ 'B&W' AFRICANA/ SOCIETY PHOTOS BY THIS MASTERFUL LENSMAN/ HOUSED IN FAUX PRESSED LEATHER BOARDS & ENSCONCED IN CUSTOM ARCHIVAL MYLAR/ 2ND: A GORGEOUS 'DELUXE' COPY FEATURING THE ARTIST'S FULL~LEFT FOOTPRINT (SZ: 10") VERTICAL IMPRESSION (ON HALF~TITLE PAGE) IN 'DE BEERS' EMERALD GREEN ACRYLIC INK W/ BLK PEN FULL~ 'P.B.' SIGNATURE IN (PARENTHESES) & 'FOX 47616'~ 'NBI' UNIQUE & A GENUINE 'P.B' WORK OF ART JUST LISTED @ $2,500.~/ & 3RD: TO COMPLETE THIS 'P.B.' TRILOGY THEN, WE'VE SAVED THE BEST FOR LAST~ YET ANOTHER 'DELUXE' COPY W/ A UNIQUE HAND~PAINTED IMAGE ON THE HALF~TITLE PAGE W/ A 'RUBY' RED ACRYLIC LEFT FULL~SIZE 7 1/2" HANDPRINT W/ A FULL~PAGE ORIGINAL WORK OF ART W/ FULL SIGNATURE @ #205 W. 57TH~ THANKS FOR ALL~ FEB 15TH, 2003 W/ FAB~ '2' THE AMAZING ARCHANA!' W/ HEAD PORTRAIT/ DOUBLE HEARTS W/ EYES AS FACES/ & THE 'SERENGETI' BLUE ACRYLIC PAINT DRIPPING EXTENDS TO THE OPPOSITE PAGE & DOWN THE L.R. PAGE COLUMN!/ TRULY A UNIQUE PIECE OF PETER BEARD ARTWORK ENCASED IN THIS ALREADY SCARCE BOOK @ $4,500.~ IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST AS NEVER SEEN BEFORE!/ FOR THE TRUE 'P.B.' CONNOISSEUR AS THIS TRIO REPRESENTS A SPORTING COLLECTION OF PETER BEARD FINE ART! [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Tibetan Portrait, The Power Of Compassion

      Rizzoli, New York 1999 - An attractive Reprint of the 1996 publication in just about Fine condition, light tanning to edges in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED on the title page by His Holiness and Nobel Peace Prize winner, the fourteenth Dalai Lama. It is also signed and inscribed by photographer Phil Borges; A collection of fascinating insights about a deeply spiritual culture's struggle to survive and maintain compassion in the face of tremendous aggression. Throughout 1994, photographer Phil Borges traveled to Tibet, as well as parts Nepal and northern India in an effort to understand what had happened to them, to their country and their culture. Text by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, prologue by Jeffrey Hopkins, epilogue by Elie Wiesel Reprint Edition; Signed by Author & Illustrator [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Blue at the Mizzen. [Signed]

      London, Harper Collins, 1999., 1999. First Edition, SIGNED to title page. 8vo. Publisher&#39;s dark blue cloth, titles in gilt to spine. Pictorial dust jacket illustrated by Geoff Hunt. An Aubrey/Maturin adventure. A super copy- a few little spots to fore-edge, else fine in like dust jacket. The last of Patrick O&#39;Brian&#39;s famous naval stories, regarded by many as the greatest series of historical novels ever written. The adventures of Captain Jack Aubrey RN, and Stephen Maturin, who becomes his secretive ship&#39;s surgeon and an intelligence agent, contain all the action and excitement which could possibly be hoped for in a historical novel, loaded with detail of life aboard a Nelsonic man-of-war. Patrick O&#39;Brian won the 1995 Heywood Hill Literary Prize (Lifetime Contributon).

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        Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia: Adult and Pediatric

      Saunders. Hardcover. 0721663281 For your consideration is the title, "Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia: Adult and Pediatric," by Richard M. Ehrlich & Gary J. Alter MD. Our book is graded Good+, and is a withdrawn former library book in near uncirculated condition. The covers show very light wear with minor rubbing to the corner. Small library stamp to text-block edges. Standard library stamps/markings to endpapers. The text pages are completely unmarked, and the binding is excellent with a straight spine. This book will be stored and delivered in a secure storage box with foam padding. Published by Saunders Publishing, 1999; 517 pages; Hardcover binding. Gray cloth covers with title in silver and red lettering. . Good.

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        Vittorio the Vampire - Limited B.E. Trice Edition

      New York: Alfred A. Knopf. As New. 1999. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. A special Limited Edition of 250 numbered copies preceding the trade edition, this one (being #147) SIGNED by AUTHOR Anne Rice. This exceptional copy is in As New condition, in As New slipcase, still in the publisher&#39;s original shrink-wrap; Educated in the Florence of Cosimo de&#39; Medici, trained in knighthood at his father&#39;s mountaintop castle, Vittorio inhabits a world of courtly splendor and country pleasures--a world suddenly threatened when his entire family is confronted by an unholy power .

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        Inverter (Clearence Sale).

      Paul E. Stolper, London, United Kingdom 1999 - Multiple. Signed plastic folder containing a Collector?s Certificate, an issue of Harper?s Magazine and an issue of LOOT. Collector?s Certificate provides framing instructions for designated ads in the included publications. Collector?s Certificate is signed, numbered and dated in pen. Edition of 35 copies. Very good condition. 12.75? x 9.125?. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Carnet de la Californie [Picasso's Sketchbook, 1955 - 1956].

      Cercle d'Art - Paris 1999. 1 Volume/1. -- Parfait état -- Relié, sous coffret imprimé. ----- 100 pages *********** Le Carnet de la Californie fut, entre novembre 1955 et janvier 1956, l'espace des ébauches d'images, des hésitations, des désirs de Picasso. Pages de rêverie, exercices de style ou d'admiration, c'est à la fois une &#156;uvre et son laboratoire, un moyen et une fin. L'écrivain Dan Franck imagine cette aventure dans un texte sobrement poétique qui accompagne la splendeur des images. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Patrick Oliphant, suite of Six Etchings: Mea Culpa, Billy The Kid, Second Time, Cell Phone, The Hollow Man, A Millennium Story

      Landfall Press, Milwaukee 1999 - Suite of 6 etchings (Mea Culpa, Billy The Kid, Second Time, Cell Phone, The Hollow Man, A Millennium Story), loose in elephant folio cloth folder. Each plate is signed by Oliphant, with the title written in hand by him, and "TP" in the corner, which we think marks this set as one of 10 artist proofs. Either way, only 45 sets were printed before the plates were retired. Plates in Fine condition. The sheets measure 16 x 19 inches (40.5 x 48 cm) , and the images 11 x 14 inches (28 x 35.5 cm). The cloth folder is soiled and scratched, and its front cover has a slight bend. The highlight of the suite is "The Hollow Man," which shows President Bill Clinton in profile, revealing a smirking face, and a body made up of little more than scaffolding and some dancing nude lovelies. "The Hollow Man" is in the permanent collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Oliphant is a Pulitzer Prize winning political cartoonist whose work can be seen in periodicals and museums all over the world. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Adam Fuss: My Ghost: Daguerreotypes from the Series, Limited Edition [SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY]

      Adam Fuss, New York 1999 - First edition, first printing. Signed, dated 1999, and inscribed on the colophon page to an important figure in contemporary photography (please inquire) by Fuss. Limited edition of 300 copies, additionally signed and numbered (this being number 70/300) in blue pencil on the colophon page by Fuss. Hardcover. Blue cloth-covered boards with title debossed on cover; no dust jacket as issued; contained in a black paper-covered slipcase. Photographs by Adam Fuss. Text (in Hindi and English) by Arseniy Tarkovsky. (The text is silkscreened onto the paper in light blue ink). Additional quoted text by various contributors. Designed by Adam Fuss, Jerry Kelly, and Andrew Roth. Unpaginated (64 pp.), with 15 four-color plates printed on matt art paper by Laurens Press, Calcutta. 13-3/4 x 10-3/4 inches. Published on the occasion of the exhibition "My Ghost," at Oxford Bookstore, Calcutta. CONDITION: Near Fine (rippling to the rear pasted-down endpaper, light bump to upper right front corner, light sunning to the spine, stray marks on the covers), in Fine slipcase. Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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