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        Freeing Eurydice

      New York: Apocryphile Press. [circa 2006]. First. Manuscript. Quarto. Computer generated leaves bound in quarter canvas tape and gray construction paper covers with applied illustration and title. 839pp. Crease on front wrap, near fine. Signed by the author with a small epigraph in Greek. No obvious corrections in the text. Published as Freeing Eurydice: A Neo-Gnostic Fairy Tale. From Mathieu's personal papers. An epic novel by the self-described "Franco-Greek poet disguised as a New England college professor of American lit." .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Set of Eight Installments of Proventus: Talk, Words, Numbers, and Pictures

      Stockholm: Proventus, (2006-2007). Near fine in illustrated staple-bound wrappers, with a strip of duct tape covering the spine, as issued.. First Editions. Quartos. Set of eight booklets published by the Swedish-based investment company Proventus. Each book focuses on a distinct facet of the brand, ranging from reflections on design to reports on business capital to essays on finance; of the eight booklets, two are titled Talk, two are titled Words, three are titled Numbers, and one is titled Pictures. Talk features conversations with designers Konstantin Grcic and Sam Hecht, and with sociologists Zygmunt Bauman and Dominique Schnapper, while Words details the Proventus mission statement, and Numbers features the company's earning data. Pictures is devoted to the work of Mats Gustafson, who illustrated the company's reports for 25 years, and comprises 52 full-bleed color reproductions of his work in pen, watercolor, and ink.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Theodor Fontane Bibliographie. Werk und Forschung. (3 Bände), In Verbindung mit der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin und dem Theodor-Fontane-Archiv Potsdam. Herausgegeben von Ernst Osterkamp und Hanna Delf von Wolzogen

      Walter de Gruyter, New York & Berlin, 2006 - XLIX, 2824 S., 8° Guter Zustand. VERSANDKOSTENFREI bei Standardversand innerhalb Deutschlands! Sprache: en Gewicht in Gramm: 4400

      [Bookseller: eMuseion Buchversand]
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        The Meaning of Night : A Confession **LIMITED LEATHERBOUND EDITION, 5/25, SIGNED**

      John Murray, 2006. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/n/a. Signed by Author. Hardback, first edition, first print. Beautiful leatherbound limited edition in Mint Unread condition. This is Number 10 of a Limited Edition of only 25 issued copies. SIGNED and numbered by the author. Synopsis: The Meaning of Night is an enthralling novel that will captivate readers right up to its final thrilling revelation. The atmosphere of Bleak House, the sensuous thrill of Perfume, and the mystery of Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell all combine in a story of murder, deceit, love, and revenge in Victorian England. "After killing the red-haired man, I took myself off to Quinn's for an oyster supper." So begins the extraordinary story of Edward Glyver booklover, scholar, and murderer. As a young boy, Glyver always believed he was destined for greatness. A chance discovery convinces him that he was right: greatness does await him, along with immense wealth and influence. Overwhelmed by his discovery, he will stop at nothing to win back a prize that he knows is rightfully his. "Michael Cox's 'The Meaning of Night' is the most recent example of what one might dub 'Victorian noir.' As in a 19th-century sensation novel think of Wilkie Collins' 'The Woman in White,' John Meade Falkner's 'The Nebuly Coat' or even Charles Dickens' 'Bleak House' its intricate plot turns on the question of who should rightfully inherit a great estate and a sizable fortune. Oaths of secrecy, "Washington Post Book Review"

      [Bookseller: Anulios Books]
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        Travels in the Scriptorium: A Novel

      Henry Holt & Company, 2006. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition. Fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Anulios Books]
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        The Surinam Album

      London: Folio Society, 2006. Hardcover. Green goatskin-backed cloth, gilt lettered leather spine label. Fine, in matching fine green drop-back box with gilt lettered leather spine label, slight bump lower corner. 2 vols/No Dust Jacket. Elephant folio, 48 x 37.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 375 of 1000, with David Eccles metallic illustration of a hawk moth front cover, inspired by by Merian's plate 38. 91 tipped-in color plates, watercolor facsimiles from the Sibylla Merian Collection in the British Museum. The author, a 17th century naturalist and illustrator. HENEREY Vol. II, p.426, notes Richard Bradley's, Professor of Botany at Cambridge comment: "3 times [Merian] feasted me with the sight of her curious paintings." Also included, a commentary volume in green cloth, printed paper cover label of 87 pages of commentary by Julie Harvey. Bright, very fresh set.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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        Saul Leiter: Early Color

      Gottingen: Steidl, 2006 Hardcover SIGNED. First edition, first printing, 2006. As New cloth-bound hardcover in an As New dust jacket, protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs by Saul Leiter; essay by Martin Harrison. 176 pages; 100 color photographic plates; 8.5 x 8.5 inches. SIGNED BY LEITER on the title page; no inscription. The first monograph of Leiter's excellent work.

      [Bookseller: A&D Books]
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        A Bibliography of the Writings of Sir Winston Churchill, complete three-volume set in original publisher's shrink wrap and shipping box

      London & New York: Thoemmes Continuum, an imprint of The Continuum International Publishing Group, 2006. 1st Edition. Hardcover. New. This is an as-new set of the definitive bibliography of Sir Winston Churchill's writing, still in the original publisher's shrink wrap and shipping box. Ronald Cohen's mammoth bibliographic effort reflects decades of work and Mr. Cohen's singular experience as both a collector and bibliographer of Churchill's work. The result is a most welcome replacement for Fredrick Woods' worthy, but limited and now quite dated bibliographic work on Churchill. Comprising three volumes, Cohen's Bibliography provides extensive detail and background on publications by Churchill, his contributions to the published work of others, articles by Churchill in serial publications, reports of speeches by Churchill on other published works, and several other categories of published Churchill contributions and communications. The books are attractively bound in blue buckram with gilt stamping and red spine title boxes. The contents are printed on acid-free paper and each volume bears a red satin ribbon marker. This work is indispensible to any serious Churchill collector. That said, availability is limited, as publication was limited to 400 copies. This pristine set will come to you exactly as it shipped from the publisher. Bibliographic reference: Zoller A762

      [Bookseller: Churchill Book Collector]
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        Full Circle

      Berkeley: Flying Fish Press, 2006. Hard Cover. Fine. Hard Cover. Number 60 of 100 copies. "Full Circle is a powerful exploration into the cycles of faith and belief from the first moments of obsession through the experience of deepest doubts, and ultimately passing through the place of peace where the mind and heart are (re)united before the endless cycle starts again ... One of Chen';s most advanced book structures to date, the ingenious wheel is not only a marvel of book craft but also an opportunity for a level of self-exploration leading the reader toward the realization that meaning may be encountered within the process of seeking" (Julie Chen). This elaborate book construction includes a large wheel which rotates beneath a platform of small windows which reveal images of the human body, text, and small objects. Three drawers can be pulled from the box as the wheel rotates and each reveals a small pop-up with printed text. A beautifully constructed and engrossing structure with poignant text about beliefs, infatuation, passion, and loss. Letterpress printed on a variety of papers with photopolymer plates. Box size: 15.5 inches by 15.5 inches by 3 inches.

      [Bookseller: The Kelmscott Bookshop]
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        Lucio Fontana Catalogo ragionato di Sculture, dipinti, ambientazioni, Tomo I-II

      Skira, Milano 2006 - Catalogo Ragionato di Sculture, dipinti, ambientazioni, 2 tomi - testo italiano/inglese - rilegati cartonati sovracoperta in acetato trasparente -custodia cartonata figurata - formato 24x29 pagine totali 1119 - illustrato in nero e colori - ottime condizioni 20047

      [Bookseller: studio bibliografico pennasilico]
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        Spirit of Gonzo

      Lexington: Petro III Graphics,, 2006. Sheet size: 76 x 56 cm. Fine condition. Edition of 250. Signed in pencil lower right by Ralph Steadman.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Kite Runner

      Bloomsbury, 2006. Hardcover. As new/n/a. Bloomsbury 2006. As New Unread. ÒCelebratory EditionÓ issued without dustwrapper in decorated cloth binding with inset image on front. Very Fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Anulios Books]
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        A Monster Salmon. From the Fishing Log of Donal C. O'Brien, Jr. {Deluxe Edition}.

      - Hancock, Maine. Privately published by Charles B. Wood. 2006. Deluxe Edition of 25 copies published. This copy Hors de Commerce. Folio. (12 x 8 ½). The book has 14 pp. plus colophon. Tipped-in color frontispiece of Donal O'Brien and his 47 pound hen salmon caught in June 1982. The salmon of this story however was caught and released in 2004 and was estimated to exceed 50 pounds. With a salmon fly, a size 6 Green Stone Fly, an exact replica of the pattern used to catch the huge fish; dressed by Grand Cascapedia River guide Stan Harrison, who was the guide and fly tyer for Donal O'Brien when he caught this river monster. Paper used for this special edition is handmade Czechoslovakian paper - Velke Losiny - Prague. The presentation drop-back box was made by master binder Gray Parrot. The fly is mounted within a presentation box that is part of the drop-back box. The book is bound in brown wrappers with green overwrap and titled 'A Monster Salmon.' The book and the fly kept within a drop-back box bound in blue morocco spine and blue cloth with gilt titles. All in fine, beautiful condition.

      [Bookseller: Bruce Cave Fine Books, IOBA.]
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        juliet weiblicher akt mit regenschirm collage mit fotografie, öl und zeichnung, rückseitig handsigniert

      2006 - bezeichnet julet weiblicher akt mit regenschirm collage mit fotografie, öl und zeichnung, unikat, rückseitig handsigniert, datiert 2006 new york/ berlin größe der arbeit 21,5 x 24 cmart kunst juliet nude erotik sex art kunst juliet nude erotik sex David hochbaum arbeitet in New Yorks East Village David und kreiert sein "photo constructions" seit mehr als 15 jahren. David Hochbaum (born 1972) left his New York home in 1990 for Boston 's School of the Museum of Fine Arts where he studied photography, painting and sculpture. In 1995, he returned to New York and began showing locally almost immediately. In the following decade, Hochbaum's work has been seen in Germany , Sweden , Switzerland , Chile and in venues across the United States . Dedicated to the idea of community, Hochbaum strives to work collectively with artists from all genres and backgrounds. As a solo artist, Hochbaum's output is centered around the power of myth. But to understand his work, one must understand that the myths he explores have little to do with the gods and monsters of antiquity. Hochbaum incorporates the ideas, ideologies and iconography of his vivid dreams with the lives seen everyday on the streets of his native New York to create a new mythology. These visceral stories attempt to explain visually the unknown elements and intricacies of modern life. It is the desire to communicate the lessons of this mythos with all of humanity in a common, unmistakable tongue which drives Hochbaum's efforts, but it is the exposure of his inner demons and personal struggles that transform paint, photography and sculpture into catalysts for change and understanding. Text: Gallery Strychnyn Berlin [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: mip]
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        PHILIPS WOUWERMAN (1619-1668).The Horse Painter of the Golden Age

      Aetas Aurea, Vol. XX . Davaco, 2006. 2 vols. in-4to.Bound in cloth, with dusjacket, An introductory text in 6 chapters of 164 pages followed by a catalogue raisonné of 488 pages, comprising authenticated, attributed, rejected works in public collections, and lost works; followed by 112 pp. consisting of bibliographies, concordance and indexes; 795 illustrations from which 100 plates in colour and 86 comparative figures. The exhaustive catalogue raisonné is divided into four parts: the first contains detailed information on accepted, verifiable paintings; the second comprises dubious attributions; the third and fourth part document the rejected works in public collections, as well as works that have been lost. The catalogue is complemented by comprehensive appendixes which contain a list of archival documents, indexes of owners, past and present, and a concordance with Hofstede de Groot's 1908 numbers. This lavishly illustrated reference book provides a basis for further research on the work of Philips Wouwermans. as new !

      [Bookseller: ERIK TONEN BOOKSELLER]
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        BABEL

      Taschen, Koln, Lisboa, london, New York, paris, Tokyo 2006 - Red paper covered boards, titles blind stamped at front and spine, publisher web address blind stamped at back, very small dent to front, very minor edge wear, corners square. Book body clean and tight, b/w and color photo illustrated end paper, inscription from director on photo illustrated front free end paper reading, "To Trip, All the best! Inarritu." Color photo illustrated dust jacket, titles in black and white, very minor edge wear, archival Brodart protected. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Counterpoint Records & Books]
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        SIGNED, SPECIAL, LIMITED, ILLUSTRATED UK 1ST/1ST EDITION OF JUSTIN THYME BY PANAMA OXBRIDGE

      Interrobang 2006 - UK 1st edition /1st printing (Interrobang, 2006). Limited, wrapped in brown paper with authors fingerprint, signed and with original artwork of Mrs Gilliechattam (the housekeeper) with certificate of authenticity. Fine/Fine unread condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dryad House Books]
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        Conrat Meit - Bildhauer der Renaissance.,

      Hirmer Verlag, 2006 - 4°, 299 Seiten mit sehr zahlr. farbigen Abbildungen, farbig illustr. Okart. - sehr guter Zustand - 2006. a78394 ISBN: 9783777433851 Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ehbrecht]
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        A DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE in Which The Words Are Deduced From Their Originals And Illustrated In Their Different Significations By Examples From The Best Writers To Which Are Prefixed A History Of The Language And An English Grammar.

      Folio Society, 2006. - Limited numbered edn (117 of 1000) facsimile of 1755 edn. 2 vols. Folio (40 x 25 cm). Original half calf with raised ribbed spine and and gilt lettered labels on marbled paper-laid boards and marbled edges (Fine), in cloth slipcase (Fine). Pp. unpaginated, with pamphlet (John Mullan, Johnson's Dictionary The Making of the Great Book, pp. 11) and coloured prospectus loosely inserted (no inscriptions). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rothwell & Dunworth (ABA, ILAB)]
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        Seven Secrets

      New York: Vincent FitzGerald & Company. 2006. One of 10 copies only, on J.B. Green paper, each signed and numbered in pencil on the colophon by the artist, Susan Weil. Page size: irregular but about 7 inches x 9 inches; 7 individual collages each hand water colored, cut out, and assembled by the artist, Susan Weil, and the publisher, Vincent FitzGerald. On the reverse of each individual work of art is a "secret" hand written by the artist. Because they are secrets, the reader / viewer can see words but there is no way to read the secret. Bound: loose in translucent plexi-glass box with sliding cover, printed colophon in black with title in red visible through side of box, new. The images created by Weil are so full of life - one is instantly drawn into the full world of this talented artist who has always included others in her life - children, partners, pets - all lovingly viewed through her aesthetic. The colors are vivid blues, bright yellows, gold and silver and the reader / viewer engages with them - knowing they will be unknowable and all the more intriguing. <br>See an <A HREF= http://www.bookrouter.com/im/juvelisbks/9813.jpg >Image.</A><br>

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.]
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        Weaving for the Afterlife: Peruvian Textiles from the Maiman Collection I-II (2 volume set)

      Israel: Ampal/Merhav. New in New dustjacket; 9 x 12 Hardback in dustjacket in New condition. 2006. Hardcover. Scarce two volume set of this collection of textiles and ceramics. 292 items from this collection are fully illustrated in color. ; 15; 542 pp. .

      [Bookseller: RugBooks.com]
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        The Audacity of Hope

      New York: Crown Publishers, (2006). Fine in a fine jacket.. First Edition. SIGNED by Obama.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Original Vampirella "Good Girl" Comic Book Painting By Butch Burcham

      Burcham, F. Newton ("Butch"), No Location 2006 - Large, original mixed-media painting on Strathmore 300 Bristol board by Butch Burcham. Subject is the pop comic-book fantasy heroine, Vampirella, looking very much the fetching Good Girl indeed (see scan), with a steroidiferous looking pet gargoyle-like beast beside her, with cemetery crypt and headstones as background. 22" x 14" , unframed, fine. Signed and dated in 2006 at left margin. F. Newton "Butch" Burcham has lengthy credits in comic book and computer game illustration. He is listed at ERBzine as a Burroughs illustrator for his contributions to the body of published Tarzan illustration, and was interior artist for Pinnacle's vidgame titles "Monsters, Muties and Misfits" (1999) and "Horrors of the Wasted West" (2002), as well as "Conan and the Queen of the Black Coast" (1989). Among his comic credits are "Godzilla, King of the Monsters" (Trendmasters, 1994) and the Harlan Ellison comic book "Cameos" (Dark Wolf #2), various issues of Roleplayer magazine, and many others. Lart [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Singularity Rare & Fine]
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        Louis Bourgeois

      Vienna: Kunsthalle, 2006. First edition. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by the artist Louis Bourgeois. Illustrated throughout.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        La Famille

      New York: Distributed Art Publishers, 2006. First edition. Octavo, original illustrated boards. In fine condition. Signed by the artist Louis Bourgeois on the half-title page.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        Felix - Ausgabe A. Unterrichtswerk für Latein: Felix, Ausgabe A, Das Vokabelheft

      Buchner 2006 - Gebraucht -- Sehr gut Mängelexemplar mit leichten Lagerspuren, Sofortversand - Set à 3 Ex. 135 pp. Deutsch, Latein [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: AHA-BUCH GmbH]
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        Anreizsysteme. : Gewinne oder cash flows als Basis

      Saarbrücken : VDM, Müller 2006 - -: Gewinne oder cash flows als Basis - EIN BUCH ZUR PRAKTISCHEN ANWENDUNG FÜR UNTERNEHMER, DIE LEISTUNGSORIENTIERTE MANAGERGEHÄLTER ANSTREBEN. AUSFÜHRLICH INFORMIERT WIRD ÜBER DEN AUFBAU EINES INCENTIVE-SYSTEMS. Geringe Stand- und Lagerspuren. - Ihr Versandantiquariat Der-Philo-soph, der Online-Händler mit der schnellen Lieferung! An Werktagen versandfertig innerhalb 24 Stunden! 235 S. : graph. Darst. ; 24 cm Deutsch 550g [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Der-Philo-soph]
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        Saint-Martial de Limoges : Ambition politique et production culturelle ( Xe-XIIIe siècles )

      Presses Universitaires de Limoges et du Limousin - Paris 2006. 1 Volume/1. -- Comme Neuf &#150; Broché cousu. Format in-8° ( 24 x 16 cm )( 930 gr ). ------- 545 pages. **************** "" Depuis la publication remarquée de deux catalogues, les enquêtes sur Saint-Martial de Limoges se sont multipliées, sans être toujours connues. En effet, en raison du nombre et de la qualité des manuscrits conservés, des médiévistes renommés de tous pays considèrent l'abbaye comme un lieu-clé. Dans le domaine monumental, les vestiges in situ ne semblaient pas à la hauteur de cet atout ; pourtant, les sanctuaires latéraux, les dix-huit chapiteaux récemment découverts, l'état des recherches en matière d'art roman ou gothique nécessitaient une nouvelle mise en lumière. S'il reste bien des investigations à mener, souvent suggérées ici, et si ce recueil ne prétend pas à un diagnostic définitif sur le rayonnement du monastère urbain, au moins la perspective interdisciplinaire a-t-elle constitué un outil nouveau et efficace d'exploration de l'histoire. Grâce à cette dynamique, le lecteur dispose d'un tableau brossé à petites touches montrant qu'on ne peut pas séparer les événement, leurs récits soigneusement élaborés, les stratégies politiques à échelle locale ou plus large, le culte des reliques, les processus d'éducation et de transmission, la construction en pierre, la production artistique, musicale ou littéraire. "" ***************** [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Okmhistoire]
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        Freeing Eurydice

      Apocryphile Press, New York 2006 - Manuscript. Quarto. Computer generated leaves bound in quarter canvas tape and gray construction paper covers with applied illustration and title. 839pp. Crease on front wrap, near fine. Signed by the author with a small epigraph in Greek. No obvious corrections in the text. Published as *Freeing Eurydice: A Neo-Gnostic Fairy Tale*. From Mathieu's personal papers. An epic novel by the self-described "Franco-Greek poet disguised as a New England college professor of American lit." [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The thirteenth tale

      London : Orion, 2006. 1st edition, limited. Physical description: 408 p. ; 24 cm. Subjects: Women authors - Fiction. Summary: Vida Winter, a bestselling yet reclusive novelist, has created many outlandish life histories for herself, all of them invention. Now old and ailing, at last she wants to tell the truth about her extraordinary life. Fine copy in a gilt-blocked full maroon leather binding. In an equally fine matching gilt-titled slipcase. Limited edition of 25 copies, of which this is no. 16, SIGNED by the author. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Lady Chatterley's Lover

      Penguin, UK 2006 - 1st Edition 2006. Limited edition, No. 250 of 1000 books designed by Paul Smith and published to mark the sixtieth anniversary of Penguin Classics. Hardcover, bound in purple cloth with a silk embroidered dustwrapper, housed in a plexiglass slipcase. Book and plexiglass box are as new. Still shrink wrapped. More images can be taken upon request. Ref [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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        The Husband

      Charnel House 2006 - This is the lettered edition of The Husband, it was limited to 26 editions done it is signed by the author comes in a very custom trey case and has a gold wedding ring at the bottom of the page marker very nice indeed, Charnel house is the best in the business and this is a fine example of there work. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: woodys books]
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        Maisons parisiennes des Lumières

      Paris-Sorbonne - Paris 2006. 1 volume/1. -- Parfait état -- Broché collé . Format in-8°( 24 x 16,1 c m )( 838 gr ). ------- 511 pages et quelques croquis in-texte . ************ "" Sale, étroit, sombre et inquiétant, grouillant d'une agitation qui semble sans fin, ainsi apparaît, sous la plume des étrangers ou des provinciaux, le cour de Paris où couve la Révolution. A partir d'archives loquaces et parfois indiscrètes, ce livre invite le lecteur à déambuler dans les rues du vieux Paris, le regard levé sur les façades. Franchissant la porte des maisons, on découvre le monde affairé des boutiques ou, au-delà d'un obscur corridor, une cour discrète entourée d'édifices à colombages. Un escalier escarpé y incite à déambuler jusque dans les étages, à la découverte de pièces exiguës, souvent enfumées, parfois décorées avec un raffinement inattendu, ou à se courber pour descendre dans des caves profondes et voûtées. Au fil des pages se révèle ainsi l'univers quotidien des Parisiens, loin des hôtels particuliers qui s'épanouissent alors dans le faubourg Saint-Honoré et la Chaussée d'Antin. C'est ce décor pittoresque mais oublié, en grande partie balayé par les travaux d'Haussmann, que cet ouvrage tente de faire revivre. "" **************** [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Okmhistoire]
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        Large Fragment

      Hove: Artizan Editions for Space Studios,, 2006. Sheet size: 128.3 cm x 109.2 cm. Image size: 106.6 x 91.4 cm. Screenprint in five colours on wove paper. Presented float mounted in a white wooden frame. Excellent condition. Edition of 50 and 10 artist&#39;s proofs. Signed and dated in pencil lower right by Riley, titled and numbered lower left.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Road

      Picador, 2006. First British Edition (first printing). The tenth novel by the author of BLOOD MERIDIAN and NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN, the story of a father-and-son in a future burned America. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and basis for the film. This is one of the few copies signed by McCarthy on a bookplate that was made available by his agent for a handful of British bookshops upon publication. Fine/Fine. Signed by McCarthy on a bookplate attached to the title page. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

      [Bookseller: Bill Leone, Bookseller ABAA]
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        ROOTS OF THE RUNTUR* Fotographien von Land und Menschen in Island. Mit Foto-Index. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen. Bei dem Fotobuch handelt es sich um eine absolute Rarität von Rob Hornstra!!

      Drukkerij Rosbeek Nuth 2006 - **1A-TOP ZUSTAND, FAST WIE NEU!** ca. 100 Seiten, mit Abbildungen Englisch 700g [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat DAS BUCHUNIVERSUM]
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        Deer

      New York: JMc & GHB Editions, (2006). Fine in blindstamped beige boards, matching slipcase.. Deluxe Edition. Folio. Number 4 of 10 SIGNED and numbered copies, of a total edition of 510. Features an original watercolor painting, signed and dated by Gustafson. Consists of 15 reproductions of the artist&#39;s ethereal watercolors of deer and trees. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at John McWhinnie, New York, November 30, 2006 - January 15, 2007.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Trials for Adultery: or, the History of Divorces. 7 Vols

      2006. [Trial].[Adultery and Divorce]. Trials for Adultery: Or, the History of Divorces. Being Select Trials at Doctors Commons, for Adultery, Fornication, Cruelty, Impotence, &c. From the Year 1760, to the Present Time. Including the whole of the Evidence on Each Cause. Together With the Letters, &c. That Have Been Intercepted Between the Amorous Parties. The Whole Forming a Complete History of the Private Life, Intrigues, and Amours of Many Characters in the Most Elevated Sphere: Every Scene and Transaction, However Ridiculous, Whimsical, or Extraordinary, Being Fairly Represented, as Becomes a Faithful Historian, Who is Fully Determined Not to Sacrifice Truth at the Shrine of Guilt and Folly. Taken in Short Hand, by a Civilian. London: Printed for S. Bladon, 1779-1780. Seven Vols. Numerous illustrations. 40, 42, 40, 45, 54, 122, 48; 68, 28, 45, 14, 98, 24, 38, 76; 54, 26, 78, 29, 82, 38, 19, 76; 70, 20, 199, 25, 20, 26, 22; 52, 48, 22, 305; 202, 28, 22, 17, 59, 15, 70; 122, 50, 34, 23, 23, 39, 15, 21, 16, 20, 24 pp. Reprinted 2006 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584774686. ISBN-10: 1584774681. Hardcover. New. * With numerous engravings. This is the most extensive compilation of scandalous divorce cases produced in eighteenth-century England. Produced for amusement and titillation, the accounts in these volumes are valuable nevertheless for their combination of accurate reports and vivid background histories. In all, this collection is a fascinating document of English social and legal attitudes toward adultery and divorce at the dawn of an era of unprecedented social change.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        VISIONAIRE NO. 48: MAGIC

      (VISIONAIRE). Gan, Stephen, Editor. VISIONAIRE NO. 48: MAGIC. New York: Visionaire Publishing, 2006. First Edition 1/3000. Oblong 8vo. Unbound Cards, Boxed. Fashion Quarterly. As New/No Jacket - As Issued. Twenty-five individual 5 1/2 x 8 1/2" cardstock sheets printed with a lenticular process recto only, housed in a cardboard and plastic box. Published in an edition of three thousand copies, this is the forty-eighth installment of everyone&#39;s favorite long-running luxe fashion quarterly, For "Magic", Visionaire invited twenty-five film/video makers, photographers and artists to explore the "magic of motion". The resulting three-second clips were transformed into this collection of twenty-five cards using the latest in lenticular technology - a process that captures shifting motion when seen from different angles. The contributors include Doug Aitken, Pedro Almodovar, Sofia Coppola, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Framestore, Imaginary Forces, Spike Jonze, Nick Knight, Karl Lagerfeld, Mariko Mori, The Orphanage, Mark Romanek, Peter Saville, Stephane Sednaoui, Mario Sorrenti, Gus Van Sant, Viktor & Rolf, and Wong Kar Wai. "Remove them from the case, which features an 18-karat gold Van Cleef & Arpels Alhambra pendant on a silk ribbon, and tilt each one to and fro to watch it move!" Visionaire&#39;s own price for this quickly out-of-print back issue is $2,000.00. A pristine individually numbered example (2560/3000) still in the publisher&#39;s shipping carton, as issued. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 1-888645-57-1 Inventory Number: 022530&

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        Between the Lines

      2006. Tracy Beaker short story. A3 broadsheet. Autograph story, illustrated and signed. Mounted, glazed and framed. An illustrated story written for the charity Book Aid International by the world famous child super star Tracy Beaker. Signed by Jacqueline Wilson.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Original Watercolor Painting of Santa Claus

      - Original finished watercolor for the 2006 book. Image area is approximately 5.5" x 8" matted and framed with UV glass. Signed in the lower right hand corner. Slid into a pocket on the back of the frame is a card with the title "The Night Before Christmas" and Signed by Spirin in his ornate calligraphic writing. Spirin's work is almost unbelievably fine in its detail. In this image the Jolly Old Elf sits in a wingback chair puffing on his pipe.

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        Let&#39;s Party

      Petro III Graphics,, 2006. Two colour screenprint on White Rising Stonehenge deckle edge paper. Sheet size: 56 x 76 cm. Fine condition. Edition of 250. Signed in pencil lower right by Ralph Steadman, numbered lower left.

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        The Joke's Over

      Harcourt, Inc. Signed and dated 2006 by the Author on the title page.Harcourt,Orlando, 2006. Hardcover. First Edition. First American edition of this memoir of the nearly four-decade Thompson/Steadman collaboration.

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        The Coinage of Augustus Saint-Gauden: as Illustrated by the Phillip H. Morse Collection

      Heritage Auctions, Inc, 2006-11-01. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Outstanding hardcover copy. Book is in Fine condition with no noted flaws. Pristine, unmarked text, square cover corners, tight binding. Jacket is Near Fine, glossy with the only flaw being a small crease on the bottom corner of the front flap. Beautiful book. Books that sell for $7 or more ship bubble wrapped and boxed; under $7 in a bubble mailer. Expedited and international orders may ship in a flat rate envelope rather than a box due to cost constraints. All US-addressed items ship with complimentary delivery confirmation.

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        THE WAR REPORTS 3 VOLUMES

      Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut 2006 - Fine, Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rare Book Cellar]
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        STORIA D'EUROPA E DEL MEDITERRANEO - IL MONDO ANTICO.:

      Salerno Editrice, 2006 e seguenti, Roma - (Codice ST1088) In 8º (25 cm) sette volumi: XIV-743, 771, XIV-736, 741, 706, 792, 842, Tutta la parte\ del MONDO ANTICO completa. Sezione I. LA PREISTORIA DELL'UOMO - L'ORIENTE MEDITERRANEO. Volume I: Dalla preistoria alla storia - Volume II: Le civiltà dell'Oriente Mediterraneo = Sezione II. LA GRECIA. Vol. III: Grecia e Mediterraneo dall'VIII sec. a.C. all'età delle guerre persiane - Vol. IV: Grecia e Mediterraneo dall'età delle guerre persiane all'ellenismo = Sezione III. L'ECUMENE ROMANA. Vol. V: La res publica e il Mediterraneo - Vol. VI: Da Augusto a Diocleziano - Vol. VII: L'impero tardoantico. Illustrati complessivamente con 186 tavole fuori testo e 33 cartine. Rilegati in tela blu editoriale, titoli oro ai dorsi, sovraccoperte. Splendidi volumi, tutti come nuovi. Euro 700 ~ Ottime condizioni e descrizioni accurate. Dettagli extra su richiesta. Tutti i libri subito disponibili. Fine conditions or described meticulously. Upon request more pictures and book description in English. All books are in stock ~

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