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        Nelson & Emma; Aphrodite & Ares contemplate Admiral Nelson & Lady Hamilton

      [San Francisco]: Pacific Editions, 2008. First and Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Hobson, Charles. Number 4 of 35, quarto size, 41 pp., signed by Charles Hobson. Charles Hobson's imagination takes flight into history with the love story of Britain's hero, Lord Nelson, enabling us to ponder the juxtaposition of love and war. "An imaginary conversation between Aphrodite and Ares concerning Nelson's victory at the Nile in 1798, and his later encounter and affair with Emma Hamilton... At the heart of the design of Nelson & Emma is an intention to show alternative perspectives about the events that transpire and to give life to the odd coincidence that love and war are tied closely together in both the affairs of the gods and the affairs of mortals... The text was written by Charles Hobson who also designed the edition. The book is built around five signatures called "intermezzos" attached to a concertina spine. Each intermezzo has a unique abstract acrylic painting on paper; an image of an historic sea battle printed on transparent film; a Renaissance-era painting of Aphrodite colored with acrylic wash; and a page with cutout windows. The book concludes with a pop-up square-rigged vessel containing the images of Admiral Nelson and Aphrodite... The cover of the book contains a lenticular photograph of an age-of-sail battle scene overlaid with a painting of Aphrodite by Titian who looms over the battle. The lenticular photograph shifts the view between the two images as the cover is tilted." (N.B., from the web site of Charles Hobson.) ***DESCRIPTION: Original quarter blue cloth with title stamped in silver at backstrip, upper board is covered in mouldmade Canal paper with inlaid lenticular photograph, lower board is blue cloth, housed in a slipcase covered with the same Canal paper that has been embossed with a pattern of netting, illustrated title-page, monotype frontis-portraits, hand-painted paper, 5 illustrations on transparent film, cut-out pages, and historic depictions of Aphrodite with acrylic wash, and one pop-up, Rives BFK paper, insert notes: "Since the first painted page in each intermezzo has been painted by hand, there may be some paint on the reverse-that is, on the text side. Please consider this a sign that each copy is unique and verifies that the hand of the artist (or at least the brush) touched the page." Quarto 11.25" by 10.25", 41 pp., limited edition, number 4 of 35, signed by Charles Hobson. ***CONDITION: Fine copy, like new, in fine slipcase. ***CITATION: Experiments in Navigation, p. 62. ***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply as the standard does not always cover costs; please contact us for details. ***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the ABAA, ILAB and IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help.

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        Il barbiere di Stalin Critica del lavoro ( ir ) responsabile

      MILANO: Università Bocconi Editore, 2008. IED. Brossurato. BUONO. 12 19,5. Itinerari USATO

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        Dialogorientierter Journalismus: Leserbriefe in der deutschen Tagespresse (Forschungsfeld Kommunikation): Leserbriefe in der deutschen Tagespresse

      Uvk, 2008 - 446 Seiten Eintrag/Stempel vorne im Buch, Artikel stammt aus Nichtraucherhaushalt! GD1155 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 621 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Les Miserables

      London: The Folio Society, 2008. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Special limited edition Folio Society edition of Victor Hugo's classic historical novel. Bound in Wassa Goatskin. Top edge gilt. Cover design by Jeff Clements. Features b/w images derived from the art of De Neuville, Bayard, Morin, Valnay and other prominent French Artists. Comes with a pamphlet, The Divine Stenographer: Truth and Narration in Les Miserables, written by Mario Vargas Llosa. Complete with clamshell box. Copy number 1700 of 1750. Faint knick to top edge gilt. But otherwise pristine. In fine condition overall. .

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        La grande storia di Padre Pio

      MILANO: CAIRO EDITORE, 2008. IED. Rilegato. BUONO. 16 21,5. Storie USATO

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        J2ME mobile game development explain - Quick Start and difficult business case analysis (with CD) program the world(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used) J2ME SHOU JI YOU XI KAI FA XIANG JIE KUAI SU RU MEN NAN DIAN POU XI SHANG YE AN LI ( FU GUANG PAN )/ CHENG XU TIAN XIA

      Electronics Industry Pub. Date :2008-01-01 version 1. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Pages Number: 624 Publisher: Electronic Industry Pub. Date :2008-01-01 version 1. This book is an introduction J2ME wireless development training tutorial. oriented with basic J2ME Wireless-based developer. Book by 7 typical example. were introduced from different aspects of J2ME game development and practical techniques. Through reading and discussion of the actual code. readers can improve the programming skills. literacy training game development. This book is divided into 13 chapters. cha... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        Blackjack Club La vera storia dei sei studenti che hanno sbancato Las Vegas

      MILANO: ARNOLDO MONDADORI EDITORE, 2008. IED. Brossurato. BUONO. 13 18. Piccola Biblioteca Oscar Mondadori USATO

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        Rio Abajo/drifting Away: The Deluxe Edition

      Bogota, Colombia: Erika Diettes Studios(2008). First Edition / First Printing. As New in No Dust Jacket, As Issued. 20 pages. Artist Book. Collection of tipped-in color transparencies. One of the most beautiful and most valuable photography books of our time. Limited Edition of 250 numbered and signed copies. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, of which there are many, mainly exhibition catalogs, all of them sourced from this Artist Book. There is no ISBN. The Limited Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Erika Diettes: Oversize-volume format. Black cloth boards with titles printed on white stock paper that is pasted on the cover, as issued. Photographs by Erika Diettes. Essay by Miguel Gonzalez in both the Spanish original and felicitous English translation. Each original color transparency is hand-tipped into a pristine-white, thick card-stock paper to the highest standards. They must be seen and experienced in all their beauty, power, and sheer innovativeness in their use of the book format. Without DJ, as issued. Presents, in its Limited Edition collectible format, Erika Diettes' "Rio Abajo/Drifting Away". A luminous sequence of photographs that Diettes originally produced on transparent 60 X 35.5 inch (5 X 2 feet) life-size glass. How many photographs have you seen printed on glass or transparency (which means that they have no "back" side, the images can be viewed on both sides) ? Not very many, if at all. In a stroke of brilliance, Diettes chose glass and transparency because they both evoke River and Water, Colombia's fluids, evocatively and powerfully, and in a way that the regular photographic print cannot. "The rivers of Colombia are the largest graveyards in the world, favored places to dispose of the victims of the country's civil war. Out of this tragedy, Erika Diettes has created a powerful body of work about loss and memory in her photographs of personal articles once owned by The Disappeared. Her work is in the Permanent Collection of The Museum of Fine Arts Houston, among other major venues, and is exhibited alongside that of Christian Boltanski and Gordon Matta-Clark. Erika Diettes holds a Master's Degree in Anthropology and was recently selected as one of the leading 180 thinkers in Latin America" (Charles Guice). Like Boltanski's work, Diettes' imagery resonates precisely because she uses the most basic elements of a human life, in this case, the articles of clothing that were recovered from the bodies of people murdered in Colombia's unending armed conflict. As such, her work is a radical departure from the more elaborate, ritualistic, even fetishistic photography we generically associate with Latin America (she is, after all, an anthropologist/social thinker as well as an artist/photographer, of the first rank in both instances). An absolute "must-have" title for Erika Diettes collectors. This is a copy of the Limited Edition of 250 numbered and signed copies, blind-stamped and numbered as such on the Back Limitation Page. It is also very prominently and beautifully signed in black ink-pen by Erika Diettes. Each original color transparency is blind-stamped on recto by the artist/photographer. This title is a great Artist Book. As far as we know, this is the only copy of the Limited Edition available online and has no flaws, a pristine beauty. Please note: The life-size glass prints have been acquired by museums and private collections for thousands of dollars apiece. This is surely an accessible and lovely alternative, on a more intimate scale, of this masterpiece. A rare signed copy thus. 15 original color transparency prints. One of the most brilliant artist/photographers of our time. A flawless collectible copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER ERIKA DIETTES TITLES IN OUR CATALOG).

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        The China Diary of George H. W. Bush: The Making of a Global President.

      Princeton University Press, Princeton 2008 - First edition of Bush's diary he dictated while de facto U.S. ambassador to the People's Republic of China in 1974-75. Octavo, original half cloth, illustrated. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by former President George H.W. Bush and former Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger on the title page. Rare and desirable, signed by Bush and Kissinger. "George Bush's year in China laid the foundations for the pragmatic, prudent, personal foreign policy that would characterize his presidency. With superb annotations and analysis by Jeffrey Engel, a professor of history and public policy at Texas A&M, Bush's daily diary sheds light not only on 'the making of a global president' but on two nations in transition: late Maoist China, as it moved, tentatively, toward engagement with the international community; and the United States, as it absorbed the implications of defeat in Vietnam" (Glenn C. Altschuler Baltimore Sun). "The book is of unique historic, theoretical and practical value. Its ideal readership consists of international studies scholars and students of various disciplinary backgrounds, with particular interest in China studies as well as diplomatic and international business practioners. I highly recommend it" (Wenshan Jia Journal of Chinese Political Science). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        L'Histoire d'un Tournesol, The Story of a Sunflower

      [Mill Valley, California]: Sunflower Press, 2008. First and Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Cunningham, Carol. No. 18 of 30, octavo size, 29 unnumbered leaves, signed by Carol Cunningham. First (and thus far the only) edition of this stunning bibliography from the Sunflower Press, bound by Joe D'Ambrosio; this volume spans nearly 50 years of The Sunflowers Press's publications. Carol Cunningham (1925-2013) and her Sunflower Press was best known for significant contributions to modern book arts; she is best known for her miniature books and was the second woman to become a Companion of the Moxon Chappel, a historic Bay Area printmaking club. Cunningham and close friend Diane Weiss founded the Fine Print Fair, now run by the Pacific Center for the Book Arts. Bound by Joseph J. D'Ambrosio (1934-2009), an exceptional book artist who wrote, set type, printed designs, illustrated, and distinctly bound his books. D'Ambrosio exhibited in many one-man and group exhibitions, and his works are in both private and institutional collections, including the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.***DESCRIPTION: Original orange Thai silk binding with printed paper title inlaid to upper board, original orange dust jacket titled in black at the backstrip, color printed end papers with sunflower pattern, color illustrations hand-stenciled and hand-painted in watercolour, colour printing, inlaid linoleum and zinc cuts, handset Centaur type, on Utopian paper by Curtis, 7 1/4" x 5 1/2", 29 unnumbered leaves, limited edition of 30 copies, this no. 18, signed by Carol Cunningham.***CONDITION: A fine copy with absolutely no fraying or bumping to the delicate silk cloth binding, dust jacket is clean and crisp, amazing details throughout, and evidence of the careful touch of the artist, all inlaid pieces are intact; a beautiful copy that has been handled with the utmost care, like new.***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply as the standard does not always cover costs; please inquire for details.***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the ABAA, ILAB, and IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help.

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        Men for All Seasons and Legendary Ladies

      Johannesburg, Rowland Ward Publications, 2008 [first thus]/ 1996. Quarto, x, 270 pages with numerous illustrations (from photographs); a signed certificate of limitation is tipped in at the title page. Quarter morocco and decorated cloth; a fine copy in the fine slipcase (with the author and title details inscribed in felt-tipped pen on its closed end). Number 52 of only 300 copies of the 'collectors' edition', with the certificate of limitation numbered and signed by the author. Essentially the history of safaris in East Africa, primarily over 'the fifty years between 1900 and 1950. It is possible for me to use firsthand accounts given to me by some of the people who were actual participants in the events in this exciting period. I was born and brought up in the centre of it all. Then, between 1947 and 1961, I worked as a professional hunter all over eastern Africa' (from the author's introduction).

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        Ten technologies to save the planet

      LONDRA: Green Profile, 2008. IED. Brossurato. BUONO. 13,5 21,5. USATO

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        His Majesty's Dragon, Throne of Jade, Black Powder War, Empire of Ivory (Temeraire Books 1-4) plus Golden Age and Other Stories

      Subterranean Press, USA 2008 - Each book is a numbered limited edition copy signed by Naomi Novik. This is a matching set of number 106. All books new and unread in like dust jackets. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Pages of Boston]
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        Guts And Glory: The Golden Age Of American Football 1958-1978

      Cologne, Germany: Benedikt Taschen Verlag(2008). First Edition / First Printing. As New in No Dust Jacket, As Issued. 350 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of the most beautiful sports photography books of our time. Deluxe "Art" Edition of 200 numbered and signed copies. Precedes and should not be confused with the Limited Edition. The Deluxe "Art" Edition is now rare. A glorious production by Neil Leifer and Taschen: Oversize-volume format in wide oblong shape. The book weighs 10 pounds. Pictorial hard boards with red-and-white silk cloth overboards and gilt titles embossed on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Neil Leifer. Text by Jim Murray and Gabriel Schechter. 15 X 12 inch original silver-gelatin print in glassine sheet neatly laid into the Back Page Slip of the book. Matching silk cloth slipcase. Cardboard box with titles printed on the cover. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in Cologne, Germany to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Presents, in the most collectible edition format, Neil Leifer's "Guts And Glory". A photographic record of football's rise as the greatest American sport. "Here are the most memorable moments since the birth of Pro Football in America. In 1958, sports photographer Neil Leifer took the picture that remains one of his most famous to this day. The day he got the shot of Alan Ameche's game-winning 'Sudden Death' touchdown was Leifer's 16th birthday. This game, called 'The Greatest Ever Played', signalled football's emergence as America's national pastime. Formerly half-empty stadiums welcomed sold-out crowds overnight as football surpassed baseball and basketball in national television ratings. While best-known for the enormous diversity of subjects he covered in and out of the sports world, it is his football pictures Leifer considers his best" (Publisher's blurb). Neil Leifer is regarded as the greatest living American sports and "action" photographer. An absolute "must-have" title for Neil Leifer collectors. This copy is one of the Deluxe "Art" Edition, indicated/numbered as such on the Front Limitation Page, and it is very prominently and beautifully signed in blue pen-marker by Neil Leifer. It comes with an original 15 X 21 inch silver-gelatin print of "Alan Ameche, 1958", Neil Leifer's single most iconic image, indicated as such on verso, and is very prominently and beautifully signed in black ink-pen on recto by the photographer. This title is a modern sports photography classic. As far as we know, this is the only copy of the Deluxe "Art" Edition available online and has no flaws, a pristine beauty. Please note: Taschen raised the price of its very last copies to $2500, which are now all sold out. This is surely an accessible and lovely alternative. A rare signed copy thus. Hundreds of plates, 1 original silver-gelatin print. One of the greatest American photographers of our time. A flawless collectible copy. . ISBN 3836508400.

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        The Little Sisters of Eluria

      Donald M.Grant, Hampton Falls NH 2008 - First Edition:First Printing:Book Condition:A Fine Copy of this Special Edition one of only 4000 numbered copies for sale this is copy number 2488 and is signed by the Artist Michael Whelan to the Limited Edition page, Faux Snakeskin boards, internally very clean and bright, tight binding.Dustjacket Condition:Fine.Slipcase Condition:Fine,retains the original publishers shrink wrap over the Faux Snakeskin outer cover of the slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Ray K Metzker: Light Lines

      Steidl & Musée de L'Elysée, Lausanne, 2008-03-01. Hardcover. Very Good//Very Good. Signed. VG/VG. *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by R.K. Metzker on title page. Black photo-illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. very light shelf wear, oversized, heavy, additional shipping charges may apply..<p> Once Read Books, cover scan available - just ask, OnceReadBooks com<p> Orders shipped via USPS.

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        Child 44

      Simon & Schuster, London 2008 - Uncorrected Bound Proof of this author's first novel. Nominated for a Booker Prize, Steel Dagger Award, Nominated for a New Blood Dagger. SIGNED and Lined "When fear silences a nation one man must speak the Truth." by the author on the title page at the 2009 Thrillerfest in New York. In fine unread condition. Language: eng [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        TourismusArchitektur: Baukultur als Erfolgsfaktor von Prof. Dr. Felizitas Romeiß-Stracke (Herausgeber, Mitwirkende), Prof. Dr. Harald Bodenschatz (Mitwirkende), Prof. Dr. Toni Breuer (Mitwirkende), Dr. Burkhard von Freyberg (Mitwirkende), Dr. Caroline Funke (Mitwirkende), Stephan Gerhard (Mitwirkende), Prof. Dr. Heiner Haass (Mitwirkende), Bibiane Hromas (Mitwirkende), Dr. Wolfgang Isenberg (Mitwirkende), Dipl.-Ing. Marc Kirschbaum (Mitwirkende), Dr. Kristiane Klemm (Mitwirkende), Lisa Kofink (Mitwirkende), Dipl.-Ing Petra Maluck (Mitwirkende), Edith Oberhofer (Mitwirkende), Prof. Dr. Harald Pechlaner (Mitwirkende), Dieter Pfister (Mitwirkende), Prof. Mathias Reichenbach-Klinke (Mitwirkende), Dipl.Psych. Reinhard Schober (Mitwirkende), Dipl.-Psych. Dr. Kai Schuster (Mitwirkende), Dipl.-Geogr. Markus Seibold (Mitwirkende), Dr. Martin Spantig (Mitwirkende), PD Dr. Hasso Spode (Mitwirkende), Prof. Dr. Albrecht Steinecke (Mitwirkende), Prof. Dr. Klaus Weiermair (Mitwirkende)

      Erich Schmidt Verlag GmbH & Co, 2008. Mit spektakulären Einzelbauwerken punkten Städte und Regionen im Standortwettbewerb. Doch oft wird unterschätzt, dass erst ein bauliches Gesamtkonzept den Erfolg in Tourismus und Hotellerie sichert. Felizitas Romeiß-Stracke und weitere Autoren zeigen in diesem fachübergreifenden Buch, wie architektonisch attraktive Destinationen entstehen: - Tourismus-Manager lernen, ihr Produkt aus architektonischer Sicht einzuschätzen und besser zu gestalten: Welches bauliche Ambiente mögen Touristen und wie entsteht es? - Architekten entdecken neue Geschäftsfelder: Wie lassen sich touristische Attraktionen direkt inszenieren? - Investoren erhalten Know-how, um Projekte noch besser zu beurteilen. Leser finden in dem Buch neue Denkanstöße, praktische Ansätze und viele Beispiele für die gesamte Tourismusarchitektur - vom klassischen Hotelbau über Shoppingcenter bis zur städtischen Fußgängerzone. Prof. Dr. Felizitas Romeiß-Stracke ist Soziologin und Stadtplanerin. Sie lehrte von 1990 bis 1999 an der Fakultät für Tourismus der Hochschule München "Destinations-Management" und seit 2001 an der Architekturfakultät der Technischen Universität München "Freizeit und Tourismuswissenschaft". Ihr privates Tourismus-Beratungsbüro hat sich 30 Jahre lang in vielen Gemeinden und Regionen unter anderem mit dem Thema der strategischen Bedeutung von Ortsgestaltung und Architektur für die Tourismusent­wicklung beschäftigt.

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        L' autostrada del diavolo Una storia vera

      ROMA: XL Edizioni, 2008. IED. Brossurato. BUONO. 12 20. Borders USATO

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        Si spegne, signori si chiude L' era della diminuzione

      ROMA: XL Edizioni, 2008. IED. Brossurato. OTTIMO. 12 20. Ambientamoci USATO

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        La penisola dei mafiosi L' Italia del pizzo e delle mazzette. Tra corruzione e violenza, la fotografia di un Paese ostaggio della criminalit&agrave; organizzata.

      ROMA: Newton & Compton Editori, 2008. IED. Brossurato. OTTIMO. 15 21,5. Controcorrente USATO

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        The Tales of Beedle the Bard (Inscribed First Edition)

      London: Bloomsbury / Children's High Level Group, 2008. First trade edition. Fine. A Fine copy in the publisher's original illustrated boards. No dust jacket, as issued. Inscribed by the author "Christmas 2008 J. K. Rowling" on the page facing the copyright page. After the success of the Harry Potter series, Rowling created this spin-off work of short stories, including "The Tale of the Three Brothers" which figures prominently in the plot of "The Deathly Hallows" as well as four other short tales. The author originally created seven handwritten manuscripts in 2007 as gifts for the people associated with the series, auctioning one off for charity (it brought 1.95 million pounds). The following year it was published and released in this edition and in a deluxe edition. However, unlike previous releases, there was only one signing event for this book, at the National Library of Scotland for a group of around 200 children, ages 8 - 11, selected through a lottery. Fine.

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        Dittatore, demone e dèmagogo Domande e risposte su Adolf Hitler

      Casa Editrice Corbaccio, MILANO 2008 - ITALIANO Legatura editoriale in cartoncino rigido telato, con titolo in oro al dorso. Sovracoperta illustrata con alette. Pagine in ottimo stato, leggermente brunite ai tagli. Traduzione di Valeria Montagna.

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        Antique Book-WATERMARKS-ZEELAND ARCHIVES-1650/1700-Laurentius-2008

      - Houten: Hes & De Graaf, 2008. 4to: xviii, 354 pp. Full cloth, no dustjacket. ISBN 978-90-6194-190-3 With over 800 b/w illustrations and some colour photographs. Antique Book, titled: 'Watermarks 1650-1700 found in the Zeeland Archives', by: Theo & Frans Laurentius. A catalogue of 794 watermarks, all illustrated with rontgen photographs. Some of the watermarks shows various variants. A table before the catalogue supplies bibliographical details about the watermarks. This guide is quickly becoming a standard work for European watermark research and identification, as the rontgen scans like no other mehod give detailed images for comparison.Artists and Engravers: Author(s): Theo & Frans Laurentius. Condition: Excellent, given age. Storage location: TPCZolder 4to: 9.46 x 12.49 inch. 4to: 24 x 31.7 cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Miyako Ishiuchi Photographs 1976-2005: Yokosuka Story/apartment/endless Night/1.9.4.7/1906 To The Skin/mother's

      Amsterdam, Netherlands: Manfred Heiting/Cinubia Production(2008). First Edition / First Printing. As New in No Dust Jacket, As Issued. Unpaginated. Retrospective Exhibition Catalog, presented as an Artist Book. Limited Slipcased Edition of 100 numbered and signed copies. Should not be confused with the regular trade edition that was published simultaneously with it. There is no ISBN. The Limited Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Machiel Botman: The book is in an exquisite "Leporello" accordion format, with the images presented as doublespreads that are reproduced "back-to-back". Bookend hard board covers, one in black, the other in red, with titles on the covers, as issued. Photographs by Miyako Ishiuchi. Selected by the artist herself from "Yokosuka Story", "Apartment", "Endless Night", "1.9.4.7", "1906 To The Skin", and "Mother's". Text by Machiel Botman. Matching red hard board slipcase with black wraparound obi-band. Printed in tritone on pristine-white, very thick uncoated stock paper in Amsterdam, The Netherlands to the highest standards. The reproduction quality as well as the book's production values are outstanding in every respect. Without DJ, as issued. Published on the occasion of her very first major European retrospective, which commenced in Prague in 2008 and travelled on to London, Paris, and Amsterdam in 2008/2009. Presents, in its sublime Limited Edition format, "Miyako Ishiuchi: Photographs 1976-2005". Eloquent images that capture, at the same time, what is tangible/concrete and intangible/abstract about objects, people, and places, and as subsumed by her one overriding concern: Memory. In the West, only Christian Boltanski and Sophie Calle come readily to mind by comparison in the way Ishiuchi evokes The Past (and the dead) in a mediated and subtle yet profoundly emotional way, revealing depths of vulnerable feeling. "She uses the camera, and all of its aesthetic potential, to investigate the intersection of the political and the personal aspects of memory" (Hasselblad Award). An absolute "must-have" title for Miyako Ishiuchi collectors. This is a copy of the Limited Slipcased Edition, indicated/numbered as such on the Front Limitation Page, and it is very prominently, neatly, and beautifully signed in black ink-pen by Miyako Ishiuchi. It is signed directly on the page itself, not on a tipped-in page. This title is now collectible, and a contemporary classic. As far as we know, this is one of only two copies of the Limited Edition still available online and is in especially fine condition: Clean, crisp, and bright, a pristine beauty. Please note: It should NOT be confused with the regular trade edition, which was published simultaneously with it. Copies of Ishiuchi's books available online command thousands of dollars because of their rarity. This is surely an accessible and lovely alternative. A rare signed copy thus. Lavishly illustrated with doublespread tritone plates. Miyako Ishiuchi's "Mother's" was selected as one of the greatest photography books in "The Photobook". One of the greatest photographers of our time. A fine collectible copy. .

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        I Greci. Storia cultura arte società.

      Torino, Einaudi, 2008. 8vo, cm 20,5 x 14,5, sette vol. tela editoriale viola con titoli al dorso e sovraccoperta illustrata a colori, un cofanetto per ogni volume illustrato a colori, pp. XXXIX, 1150 + XLI, 1409 + XL, 1435 + XXXVII-1359 + pp. XL + 1550 + XVIII-1482 con numerosissime illustrazioni; stato di nuovo, lievissimi segni d'uso ai cofanetti,

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        Berlitz Sprachkalender 2009 Italienisch - Kalender: Spaß mit Italienisch Tag für Tag

      Langenscheidt KG, 2008 - 672 Seiten Artikel stammt aus Nichtraucherhaushalt! N7336 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 558

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        TRUE NORWEGIAN BLACK METAL: We Turn in the Night Consumed by Fire

      Brooklyn, New York: Vice Books, 2008. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Photography by Peter Beste. Edited by Johan Kugelberg. Introduction by Jon "Metalion" Kristiansen. First edition, #111 of 666 copies signed by Beste on a printed slip that is laid in alongside a numbered and signed photographic print and poster. Over the course of eight years, Beste traveled to Norway thirteen times to photograph the blackest of the black: apolitical and anti-Christian separatist self-preservationists. He came away with more than 200 images of both the absurd and the deadly serious, real and fake blood, church crosses and inverted ones worn as the jewelry de rigeur, all set against the country's idyllic landscape. This unprecedented photographic journey is accompanied by a black metal history timeline, from Norway's conversion to Christianity to the arrival of every classic band and landmark album; additional photographs and articles from Norway's Slayer Mag, and tabloid stories on some of the infamous events associated with the movement. Folio. Original pictorial boards; issued without a dust jacket. A fine copy in the publisher's slipcase. Accompanied by a numbered and signed poster (24" x 18") for the 2008 exhibition of Beste's work at Zune LA. Signed by Author.

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        Bundesgerichtsgesetz. Hrsg.: Marcel Alexander Niggli ., Basler Kommentar

      Basel : Helbing Lichtenhahn, 2008 - XL, 1333 S. ; 25 cm Hier die sehr schöne Ganzlederausgabe in neuwertigem Zustand. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 8550

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        Mi cocina El chocolate Madame Figaro para Hola

      Hola, 2008. Tapa blanda. Como nuevo/Como nuevo. Impecable, sin subrayados, imposible notar si es nuevo o usado.

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        His Majesty's Dragon, Throne of Jade, Black Powder War, Empire of Ivory (Temeraire Books 1-4)

      Subterranean Press 2008 - Each book is one of 52 deluxe lettered edition bound in quarter leather with full-color dustjacket by original Temeraire illustrator Dominic Harman with one additional illustration exclusive to the lettered edition and housed in a matching traycase. As new and unread. This is a matching set of Letter OO. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Novice learning 3ds max9 perfect three-dimensional design example manual (with CD)(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used) XIN SHOU XUE 3ds max9 SAN WEI SHE JI SHI LI WAN MEI SHOU CE ( FU GUANG PAN )

      UESTC Pub. Date :2008-10-01 version 1. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Pages Number: 458 Publisher: Electronic Science and Technology Pub. Date :2008-10-01 version 1. 3ds max is the most widely used 3D modeling. animation. game development. industrial product design software. and also with interior design. architectural design. outdoor power. 3ds max 9 is the latest released version. This book uses the Basic Operations for Advanced typical example to improve yourself. a new architecture from scratch. through rich examples and detailed illustrations to explain. c... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        Manual de diálisis

      Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2008. Tapa dura. Muy bien/Muy bien.

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        NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Spirallo Reiseführer Lanzarote [Dec 01, 2011] Paul Murphy

      Ältere Ausgabe 2008, leichte Vergilbungen, Versand am nächsten Werktag als Buchsendung

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        Streicheleinheiten. Von der Kunst, schmackhafte Brotaufstriche zu zaubern. Mit Tipps zum Brotbacken.

      Lahnstein: emu-Verlag, 2008 - 134 Seiten, illustriert. Gut erhalten. WZi-R1 389189063X Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 650

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        Virtus und Voluptas: Beobachtungen zur Ikonographie weiblicher Aktfiguren in der venezianischen Malerei des frühen Cinquecento [Hardcover] [Sep 15, 2008] Lüdemann, Peter

      [Hardcover] [Sep 15, 2008] abgebildete ausgabe,..nur leichte gebrauchspuren ...weltweiter versand

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        Boxed Set

      [Melbourne: the artist, 2008] Box containing eleven artist’s books, all signed individually and dated 2008 in pencil. Housed in a handmade slipcase, 260 x 187 x 99 mm, the eleven volumes have individual themes; all are handmade and bound with white cotton. According to the artist’s statement the pamphlet books were originally exhibited as panels of prints; these books were made out of the remaining unsold images to be kept together in one boxed binding. Bronwyn Rees completed an illustration degree at Queensland College of Art in 1991. Since graduating she has been involved in large commission works for Quay West Brisbane and Holiday Inn Sanctuary Cove. Her work has been exhibited in numerous group and solo exhibitions, and she has also completed short printmaking courses at Macgregor Summer School in Toowoomba, where her tutors have included Basil Hall and Wim de Vos. She held an artist residency at the Glasgow Print Studio in 2000 and is currently based in Melbourne.

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        A collection of approximately 65 paper sample books in a custom cardboard Anchor Paper Company bookshelf

      [Saint Paul]: Anchor Paper Co., n.d., 2008. Small 4to or smaller, many in oblong format, some tabular, a couple with brad binding for fanning samples; all with tipped in or laid in paper samples, various colors and stock from a variety of paper companies, and likely the paper companies for whom Anchor Paper distributed paper: Fox River Paper Co., FiberMark, Wausau, Strathmore, Curtis Fine Papers, Monadnock, International Paper, CTI Paper, Hopper Papers, Georgia-Pacific, and others, all with the Anchor inventory label on upper covers; all basically fine. Accompanied by: Anchor Paper Company: more than just paper. [Saint Paul], n.d., [ca. 2000], 8vo, pp. [20]; color illustrations throughout; fine in original blue cloth stamped in black on upper cover. Promotional give-away.

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        Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry III. A Review of the Literature 1995-2007. Complete Set.

      Elsevier 2008 - Edited by Alan R. Katritzky. Terza edizione. English Text. Oxford, 2008; 15 vols., clothbound, pp. 12500, b/w ill., cm 19,5x26. Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry III (CHEC-III) is a new 15-volume reference work which provides the first point of entry to the literature for all scientists interested in heterocyclic ring systems. Since publishing in 1984, Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry (CHEC) has become the standard work on the subject, indispensable to all serious readers in the interdisciplinary areas where heterocycles are employed. CHEC-III builds on and complements the material in CHEC and CHEC-II and is designed to be used both alone and in conjunction with these two works. Written by leading scientists who have evaluated and summarized the most important data published over the last decade, Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry III will be an invaluable addition to the reference library of those working with heterocyclic ring systems.

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        classic collection of great music (comes with 30 CD ) (Paperback)(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used) WEI DA DE YIN YUE JING DIAN SHOU CANG ( FU ZENG 30 ZHANG CD) ( PING ZHUANG )

      Joint Publishing; 1 (August 1. 2008). paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Language: Chinese. Publisher: Joint Publishing; 1 (August 1. 2008). classic great music Collection is a Joint Publishing. Philharmonic magazine and the Universal Music record company owned jointly produced by DG classical music series. first introduced 10 books and 30 supporting CD. a collection of 10 great composers and their The most popular music. this is the first brand in the world of classical music recordings in China published the first agencies to create the classic fine. ... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        Cacciatore di mafiosi Le indagini, i pedinamenti, gli arresti di un magistrato in prima linea

      ARNOLDO MONDADORI EDITORE, 2008. ITALIANO 0,47 Legatura editoriale in simil pelle, con titolo al dorso. Sovrcaoperta illustrata con alette. Pagine in ottimo stato. Con la collaborazione di Silvia Resta e Francesco Vitale. USATO

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        The Tales of Beedle the Bard Translated from the original runes by Hermione Granger

      London: The Children's High Level Group, 2008 First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the sticker to the half-title, with the authentication hologram. Rowling initially began the full-length version of The Tales of Beedle the Bard shortly after finishing the seventh Harry Potter novel, in which the storybook played a major role. She wrote and illustrated six manuscript copies that were finely bound and given to people who had been important in the publication of the Harry Potter books. This edition is one of those given by J.K. Rowling herself. A seventh manuscript copy was auctioned to raise funds for her charity, The Children's High-Level Group, and broke the record for the most expensive modern literary manuscript. Disappointment from fans that the full text would not be made available prompted her to release the present "trade edition" and a "limited edition" as a Second Printing which was bound in a similar style to the copy offered for auction. These are the copies released to the public.Uncommon signed, with only six copies traced at auction.There was only one signing event for this book, at the National Library of Scotland. Two hundred children, selected through a lottery, attended the signing.

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        Migritude: un viaggio epico quattro movimenti

      Italy / LietoColle 2008 - With the text in Italian & English. With a sub-title of 'Parte prima - Quando parla il Sari: La Madre'. In the years between 2006 & 2009, the author was invited to perform in a variety of venues, mostly in northern and central Italy. The first of an ambitious 4 parts project, Migritude Part 1 is divided into 17 fragments represented, in its stage version, through 16 saris highlighting episode that illustrate the tensions between traditional parental expectations and the artistic ambitions of their rebel daughter. / With translation into Italian by Marta Matteini & Pina Piccolo. This is a 1st edition paperback in near to fine condition-edges are a little rubbed & you can see where a price sticker was on the front cover. (107 pages). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Solitude of Ravens

      Japan: Rat Hole, 2008. First edition thus. Cloth. Fine. Square clothbound quarto in hard slipcase. First edition thus of Fukase's best known work. Afterword by Akira Hasegawa. Translated by Yuri Tsuzuki. 125 pp plus afterword. A gorgeous fine clothbound copy with blindstamped image of a raven on the front panel. Issued without dustwrapper. Comes in the publisher's hard printed slipcase.

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        La vita segreta dei papi

      Newton, 2008. UsatoBuono Copertina: Buone Pagine: Buone italiano

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