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        Mothers and Children.

      [Sacramento, CA] 2008 - Artist's book, one of 4 copies only, each containing a suite of 10 silver gelatin prints, the prints on doubleweight fiber base Bergger developing out paper, as well as a commentary of about 1000 words, printed on Mohawk Superfine paper, both the photographs and commentary by William T. Vollmann. Each print is signed and numbered in pencil on the reverse by the artist / author. The original text written by the author / artist for this portfolio, is printed letterpress, and signed by him on the Colophon. Page size: 16 x 20-1/8 inches (matted photographs) and 8-1/2 x 11 inches (text and captions) totalling 17pp.which includes the titlepage, 10 gelatin prints, colophon, and five pages of captions housed in envelope on inside back over of clamshell box. The titlepage is hand-lettered by Mr. Vollmann. The colophon / artist's statement plus 5 pages of captions, one for each image, are printed letterpress by David Ward of The Applecart Press, Brunswick, Maine. Bound: loose as issued in custom-made grey cloth clamshell box, with hand painted and lettered label by William Vollmann on the front panel and another label on the spine with the title only in Mr. Vollmann's hand. The box is lined with light and a darker mauve paper, the darker mauve paper forming the envelope on the inside back cover holding the Colophon and Captions. Each of the ten 11 x 14 inch silver gelatin prints is matted to a size of 16 x 20-1/8 inches. The original 35 mm negatives were shot by Mr. Vollmann but commercially developed at various labs in and out of the United States. Mr. Vollmann used Contax T2 cameras to capture the images and made these prints on his Leitz Focomat IC enlarger. The artist / author has provided some cross-references as to images other appearances, if they exist, in his captions. He notes that it never occurred to him to assemble a portfolio on the topic of MOTHERS AND CHILDREN. He adds that when the earliest of these images was taken (2005) the topic would have struck him as "suspect and sentimental. But the gazes of the mothers and children in these images had already haunted me for themselves, and once I finally noticed their commonality, they became something more to me than they already were." Indeed, these images of women and children, representing disparate nationalities and ethnic groups, seem more potent because of the cross-section of humanity represented. They are not sentimental in the least; rather, they are full of dignity. Some appear gentle, some proud and fierce. All have the power to touch the viewer. See an Image. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis Inc., ABAA]
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        Le religioni nel mondo di S. Em. Cardinal Paul Poupard. A cura di Pasquale Iacobone, con un testo di Flaminio Gualdoni e un intervento artistico di Ugo Riva.

      - Villanova di Castenaso (BO), FMR-Art'è spa, [2008], mm. 470x350, lussuosa legatura in pelle naturale, tinta alla botte in colore rosso, realizzata artigianalmente presso la legatoria "L'Arte del Libro" di Bruno Superti in Todi, sulla copertina anteriore è presente un'incisione su lastra raffigurante l'opera "Ricerca della Verità, Studio 5" di Ugo Riba, realizzata presso la fonderia Giuseppe Belotti in Erbusco, cofanetto, pp. XV, [1], 369, [5]. Con illustrazioni a colori. Tiratura di 2050 esemplari numerati. Stato di nuovo (conservati anche il certificato originale d'autenticità e la valigia di imballo, in cartone siglato FMR). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Oreste Gozzini snc]
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        If I Die in a Combat Zone Box Me Up and Send Me Home [SIGNED, SLIPCASED]

      Easton Press 2008 - This new copy was signed by the author at the Texas Book Festival on October 27, 2012, where O'Brien received the 2012 Texas Writer Award. A slipcase was subsequently custom-made for this book by the Universal Bookbindery in San Antonio, Texas. This is an authentic Easton Press production with all the usual qualities associated with that publisher. Including this one, I have only three copies exactly like this. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Steven G. Jennings]
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      Planeta Ediciones de lujo 2008 - Obra agotada en la editorial, limitada y numerada a 998 ejemplares. La obra poética completa de San Juan de la Cruz con 32 reproducciones de dibujos y gravitaciones de Eduardo Chillida. Edición facsimilar de los originales de Chillida y 16 citas autógrafas suyas. Un homenaje de Chillida al poeta místico por quien sentía profunda admiración. Una coedición de Planeta ediciones de lujo, realizada con el Museo Chillida-Leku. // Ejemplar nº 146 / 998. // 2 Vol.: - Vol 1. Cántico espiritual y poesía completa. 348 p. il. 39x30 cm. - Vol 2. Libro de estudios. 112 p. il. 30x30 cm. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: La Delicia de Leer]
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        The Canterbury Tales. Illustrated by Eric Gill. [A Facsimile of the Golden Cockerel Press edition. Commentary by Peter Holliday]. EDITION LIMITED TO 1980 COPIES

      Folio Society 2008 - 2 vols., 8vo., First Edition thus, with very numerous illustrations, initials, and head- and tail-pieces by Gill in the text; full niger morocco, sides and backstrip blocked and lettered in gilt, gilt edges, silk marker, Commentary Volume bound in boards with buckram back, the two fine volumes housed in publisher's cloth solander case lettered in gilt. EDITION LIMITED TO 1980 COPIES. A magnificent facsimile of the Golden Cockerel masterpeice, widely regarded as the finest private press production of the period. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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        Eric Ravilious: Landscape, Letters & Design (2 volumes)

      The Fleece Press, , limited edition 2008 - This two-volume edition is a companion to an earlier Fleece Press book' Ravilious at War' (which I also have for sale), and was produced by Simon Lawrence at The Fleece Press in a limited edition of 750 (650 for sale). These two books, along with 'Ravilious at War', illustrate all the known paintings by Ravilious, plus other design related work, and includes photographs of Ravilious and others. The art work is complemented by, and alongside, correspondence to Helen Binyon, from her to him, as well as other correspondence to other significant people in his life, including Tirzah Garwood & Diana Tuely. Introduction to Ravilious and his work by is Anne Ullmann (daughter of Eric Ravilious), Christopher Whittick, & Simon Lawrence; foreword by Alan Powers. It is a high quality duo of books: both hardback , landscape in format, cloth covered boards (one orange; one tan/light brown) & both housed in a plain slate-grey/blue slipcase; both are profusely illustrated, including tipped-in & fold-our plates; extending ,within both volumes, to 500+ pages. Fine condition; as new. Postage will be £10 (UK customers), as this is a very heavy item. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Colin Neville, Woodbine Books PBFA, FPBA]
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        Eveline, aus: Dubliners, mit Zeichnungen von Christoph Meyer.

      - Berlin 2008. Quer-Folio (43 : 29,3 cm). 18 S. Blockbuch u. 10 Bl. blaue Schutzpapiere. Orig.-Halblederband mit Rücken- und Deckeltitel in Gold und Silberpapier-Schutzumschlag mit Prägung. Unikatbuch mit handschriftlichem Text und ganzseitigen Zeichnungen in Blei-, Farb-, Filzstiften, Deckfarben, farbiger und schwarzer Tusche. Letzte Seite bezeichnet und signiert: "Berlin, den 31. Oktober 2008, Christoph Meyer". [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gerhard Zähringer, Antiquariat & Galerie]
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        Drechsler, Klaus. - "Kleine Scheune und Schuppen (Wünschendorf)".

      . Aquarell, auf Büttenpapier, 2008. Von Klaus Drechsler. 51,2 x 64,5 cm (Darstellung / Blatt). Rechts unten in Bleistift signiert und datiert. Verso in Bleistift nochmals signiert, datiert und betitelt. - Tadelloses Exemplar. Klaus Drechsler (*1940 Ober-Dammer, lebt und arbeitet in Dresden-Wachwitz). Deutscher Maler, Aquarellmaler und Grafiker. 1957?60 Besuch der Arbeiter-und-Bauernfakultät an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden (HfBK). Langjähriger Austausch mit Hans Jüchser. 1961?66 Studium an der Kunstakademie bei Paul Michaelis. Seit 1969 freiberuflich tätig. Seit 1980 Beschäftigung mit Farbgrafik. Seit 1990 Lehrauftrag an der TU Dresden. 1994?2002 Lehrauftrag an der Dresdner Kunstakademie..

      [Bookseller: Galerie Himmel]
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        Naturwissenschaftliche Reise nach Mossambique; auf Befehl Seiner Majestät des Königs Friedrich Wilhelm IV in den Jahren 1842- 1848 ausgeführt - Zoologie 1. Säugetiere; Zoologie 2. Vögel; Zoologie 3. Amphibien; Zoologie 4. Flussfische; Zoologie 5 Insecten und Myriopoden; Botanik 1; Botanik 2

      Fines Mundi, Saarbrücken 2008 - Original erschienen bei Druck und Verlag von Georg Reimer, Berlin, . XVI, 202, 46 farbige Tafeln ; IV, 15 Tafeln ; XVI, 192, 33 Tafeln ( 28 farbig ) ; IV, VIII, 116, 20 Tafeln ; XXII, 568, 35 farbigen Tafeln ; XXII, XII, Seite 1- 304 ; 48 Tafeln ; II, Seite 305- 584 ; 13 Tafeln, Mit 124 farbigen und 86 schwarz- weissen Tafeln. Verlagsfrischer, bibliophil ausgestatteter Faksimile-Reprint, gedruckt auf einem schönen alterungsbeständigen und säurefreien Werkdruckpapier, das den Originaleindruck am Besten wiedergibt. Gebunden als robuste Bibliotheksversion in Ganzleinen mit Rückengoldprägung. Aus dem Verlag Fines Mundi, Saarbrücken. Ein dem Stil der Zeit entsprechender Umschlag wurde auf dem Vorderdeckel aufgezogen.Format: Quart (30,5 x 22,8), Schrifttyp: Latein ( Modernes Schriftbild ), Sprache: Deutsch. Please notice: we offer here a facsimile of the original edition, bound in hardcover, printed on an acid free paper, lightly coloured. Coloured plates are printed in colour, maps reduced to 12 x 18 inches. Our bindings are handmade in different styles. Please contact us, if you have further questions.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Fines Mundi]
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        303. Arts, Recherches et Créations. 101 numéros : du Numéro 0 au Numéro 100. Soit 24 années complètes (1984-2008). Tête de Collection avec ses 25 étuis.

      La Revue des Pays de la Loire. Association 303. 1984 - 2008 - 101 numéros de la revue trimestrielle 303, sous couvertures imprimées et illustrées en couleurs, *** in-4, 30x22,5 cm environ, *** nombreux articles illustrés de photographies en couleurs sur les cinq départements des Pays de la Loire [44 : Loire-Atlantique, 49 : Maine-et-Loire, 53 : Mayenne, 72 : Sarthe, 85 : Vendée], *** très bon état (livres et étuis). ***** Joint 25 étuis noirs imprimés en blanc de l'éditeur (pour les 24 années). ***** Des milliers de pages. *** 101 numéros des 24 premières années de la Revue 303. Arts, Recherches et Créations. *** Du Numéro 0 (différent du N°1) au Numéro 100. Soit 24 années (1984-2008), avec les 25 étuis correspondants aux années. *** Beaux Art - Architecture - Sports - Archéologie - Histoire - Géographie - Ethnologie - Patrimoine - 9ème Art - Vie Quotidienne - Biographies - Etc. *** Cette publication est financée par le Conseil Régional des Pays de la Loire composé des départements de 44 : Loire-Atlantique, 49 : Maine-et-Loire, 53 : Mayenne, 72 : Sarthe, 85 : Vendée. *** Ouverte aux beaux-arts, à la création contemporaine et à la recherche, richement illustrée, la revue 303 a pour vocation de mettre en lumière les richesses culturelles de la Région des Pays de la Loire. *** Cela lui a d’ailleurs donné son nom : 303 est la simple addition des codes départementaux : 44 Loire-Atlantique + 49 Maine et Loire + 53 Mayenne + 72 Sarthe + 85 Vendée. *** La qualité de sa ligne éditoriale lui a valu les prix Vasari (1991) et Caméra (1999). *** Photographies et informations sur demande. ***** NOMBREUX NUMÉROS ÉPUISÉS ! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookinerie]
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        Solomon's Clavis or key to unlock the Mysteries of Magic

      2008 - (full book description) 2008. Limited Edition Fine, Hard Cover, DJ Not Issued. Size=7"x8.5", 306pgs. Text Illustrations. Limited Edition of 140 unnumbered copies. Dark gray leather spine, brown cloth boards with a talisman embedded on front cover and speckled page ends. Facsimile copy of Major G. G. Irwin, original of the Golden Horde, with his facsimile bookplate. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE! [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Pretend You're Actually Alive

      New York: PPP Editions/ Andrew Roth, 2008. First edition. Fine in a fine slipcase; this copy signed by the artist on the title page. One of a stated 1000 copies. A very close to as-new copy of this notorious and/or infamous and/or disturbing book, a tour-de-force of confrontational theater. A minor masterpiece.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Charles Bukowski Ten Times: Nine Photographs by Tim Petros

      Los Angeles: Delongpre Press, 2008. First printing. Charles Bukowski Ten Times: Nine Photographs by Tim Petros. Fine; 10 loose photographs in a black linen custom clamshell case. From an edition of ten, plus two artists proofs, this being copy number 3. Signed by the photographer on the limitation page. Print size 11 x 14, image size 6 x 8 3/4 inches. Archival ink jet prints on Crane Silver Rag paper. In 1981 Petros, a staff photographer for a Los Angeles area magazine, was assigned to photograph Bukowski at his San Pedro home. A small number of the photographs were published but many have never been seen. The photographs are remarkably different from the vast majority of those taken by Michael Monfort, Bukowski's semi-official photographer, and allow an unusually intimate look at a relaxed Bukowski enjoying the moment. Quite a production, with crisp and detailed photographs and high production standards. Very, very nice, in a smalll edition. At the list price.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Eric Ravilious: Landscape, Letters & Design. With a Foreword by Alan Powers.

      Upper Denby: The Fleece Press 2008 - Limited edition, one of 750 copies, 2 volumes, oblong folio. Numerous illustrations, mostly in colour. Cloth, slipcase, a fine set.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop (ABA, ILAB)]
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        Michigan Law Review. Vols. 80 to 106, in 108 books (1981-2008)

      2008. Michigan Law Review. Ann Arbor, Michigan: Michigan Law Review Association. Vols. 80 to 106 (1981-2008). Vols. 80 to 100 black library binding in 58 books; vols. 100 no. 7 to 106 in 50 unbound issues. Ex-library, very good condition. * Founded in 1902, the Review is the sixth oldest legal journal in the country. It was originally was intended as a forum in which the faculty of the Law Department could publish its legal scholarship. The faculty resolution creating the Review required every faculty member to submit two articles per year to the new journal. From its inception until 1940, the Review's student members worked under the direction of faculty members who served as Editor-in-Chief. In 1940, the first student Editor-in-Chief was selected. During the years that followed, student editors were given increasing responsibility and autonomy. Today, the Review is run with no faculty supervision. Seven of each volume's eight issues ordinarily are composed of two major parts: Articles by legal scholars and practitioners and Notes written by the student editors. One issue in each volume is devoted to book reviews. Occasionally special issues are devoted to symposia or colloquia.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        Poesias castellanas. Edicion enriquecida con varios estudios garcilasianos,realizados por los miembros del Consejo Asesor de la Fundacion Garcilaso de la Vega. Ilustraciones y laminas de Angel Roncero en negro y color

      Guillermo Blázquez, Madrid 2008 - simil piel editorial muy bien conservada con estampaciones doradas, estuche bellas ilustraciones, edición numerada. . 248 págs.

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        Heilmittelarchiv. Homöopathische Materia Medica.

      Kandern, Narayana Verlag, 2008,. Erste Auflage, groß 8°, 6 Bände, dunkelblaues goldgeprägtes Leinen, Lesebändchen, insgesamt 12064 Seiten in ansprechender buchbinderischer Qualität.. Best of. Tadellos erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Doris und Klaus Reinhold GbR]
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        Hannah C [Print from the Purple Portfolio]

      [New York]: JMc & GHB Editions, [2008]. Print in fine condition, nicely framed.. C-print. 16 X 20 inches. Originally included in the deluxe edition of the Purple Portfolio, a collection of photographs by Purple Magazine's most heralded contributors, published on the occasion of the journal's 15th anniversary. An edition of 10 numbered copies, SIGNED and numbered by Prince on the verso.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Lara's Panties [Print from the Purple Portfolio]

      [New York]: JMc & GHB Editions, [2008]. Print in fine condition, nicely framed.. C-print. 16 X 20 inches. Originally included in the deluxe edition of the Purple Portfolio, a collection of photographs by Purple Magazine's most heralded contributors, published on the occasion of the journal's 15th anniversary. An edition of 10 numbered copies, SIGNED and numbered by Kern on the verso.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        The Veritable Key of Solomon being a translation of Wellcome MS4669 and Wellcom MS4670

      Golden Hoard Press, London, UK 2008 - (full book description) Golden Hoard Press, London, UK, 2008. Limited Edition Fine, Hard Cover, DJ Not Issued. Size=7"x10", 446pgs(Index). 160+ COLOR Text Illus. SIGNED by Author(Skinner) on limitations page. Copy #242 of 350 copies. Black leather spine with gold gilt letters and fore-edge corners, maroon cloth boards with gold gilt letters and marbled endpapers. Clean, bright and tight. No ink names, tears, chips, foxing, etc. Beautiful Copy. Three different texts from those translated by S. L. MacGregor Mathers. ISBN 9780954763985 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE! [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: edconroybooks]
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        Flowerball - Goldfish Colors (3D).

      Tokyo: Kaikai Kiki, 2008 - Excellent condition. Offset lithograph with foil stamp and high gloss varnishing on heavy wove paper. Diameter size: 71 cm. Edition of 300. Signed and numbered in pen to lower right edge by Murakami.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        bye bye Polaroid

      Tokyo: Taka Ishii Gallery, 2008. First edition. Fine in boards; no jacket, as issued. This copy signed twice by Moriyama; once on the front free endpaper, and again on the last page. Copy number 157 of a reported 500. A fine copy of this rather subdued, rather elegaic title from the usually frenetic Moriyama, perhaps reflecting his feelings over the loss of a medium he explored to great effect.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Voice Reader Studio Portugues/Portuguese, CD-ROM

      linguatec Sprachtechnologie,Jul 2008. Neu.

      [Bookseller: AHA-BUCH GmbH]
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        The J.R.R. Tolkien Deluxe Edition Collection in Original Publishers Slipcase, Limited to 500 Sets Worldwide!

      London: Harper Collins, 2008. Limited. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket, as Issued. J.R.R. Tolkien. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A fabulous comprehensive set of Tolkien's major works, limited by the publisher to 500 sets only. This Collection features a new Publishers Special Collection Slipcase to house all four of their 21st Century Deluxe Slipcased Editions. The J.R.R. Tolkien Deluxe Edition Collection, just released by Harper Collins in 2008, is not directly available in the US market. Comprised of the 2004 Harper Collins Deluxe Slipcased Edition of The Hobbit, the only edition to feature all 13 of Tolkien's own illustrations for the book, reproduced in full color, together with his original maps reproduced as he originally intended, but not previously achieved in nearly 70 years of publications. Also included is the 2004 Harper Collins 50 Anniversary Deluxe Slipcased Edition of The Lord of the Ring's, which features the pages from the Book of Mazarbul, as illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien, which he intended for inclusion but were not used previously. Included as well is the 2007 Harper Collins Deluxe Slipcased Edition of the Children of Hurin, which includes a ninth color plate by Alan Lee not featured inside the standard hardback. Also features the Helm of Hurin, as designed by Alan Lee, gilt stamped to the exterior. The final book included is The 2007 Harper Collins 30th Anniversary Deluxe Slipcased Edition of The Silmarillion. The newly reset edition feature's Tolkien's, 'The Halls of Manwe', as the full color frontispiece, with the slipcase gilt stamped with the heraldic symbol he designed to represent Luthien. This edition also includes Christopher Tolkien's two color maps, including a fold out map of Beleriand, and as a Preface, Tolkien's original letter of 1951 containing his account of the mythology of Middle-Earth. A very limited number of these sets are available, as only 500 were produced for worldwide distribution. Each book and slipcase still sealed in factory shrinkwrap, unopened as issued. Digital photo's available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, Limited Editions, and odd bits of ephemera are available. As New / No Jacket, as Issued.

      [Bookseller: The Tolkien Bookshelf]
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        Hitlers Weg : eine historisch-politische Studie über den Nationalsozialismus. Bibliothek verbrannter Bücher

      Hildesheim ; Zürich ; New York, NY : Olms, 2008.. Geringfügig verkleinerter Nachdr. der 8., erw. Aufl. Stuttgart, Berlin und Leipzig, Dt. Verl.-Anst., 1932 / mit einem Geleitw. von Wolfgang Gerhardt und einem Nachw. von Werner Treß 171, 5, [11] S. ; 23 cm Pp.. sehr gut erhalten,

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        The Godfather Family Album. Art Edition A

      Tachen 2008, 2008. LIMITED EDITION, number 88 of 100 copies signed by the photographer, with original 'Marlon Brando' pigment print on Museo Portfolio Rag paper. Folio, pp.444. Publisher's gilt-stamped vinyl hardcover in a custom-made clamshell box. An as new/unused copy. Additionally, the print has been professionally framed by Pendragon Framers of London in white gold with a black profile; an archival quality frame with UV protected glass. A magnificent example. PLEASE NOTE this oversize item is warehoused and is not available to view in-store.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        The Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict. 4 Volumes.

      ABC-Clio 2008 - 1600pp, photos, maps, select bibliography, notes,chronology. Comprises 3 volumes A-Z plus an additional of documents. 'an in-depth scrutiny of one of the most vicious, implacable, and long-running territorial disputes in the history of the world. In the past sixty years, the proliferation of nuclear weapons and the increased scarcity of oil have dramatically amplified the global consequences of this conflict. The Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict provides an impartial wealth of information on this hot topic in over 750 alphabetically organized entries covering key people, places, events, and social topics. Each entry is enhanced with cross references and recommendations for further reading. Maps and photographs add a visual aid to comprehending this complicated issue. The final documents volume of The Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict is a collection of more than 150 primary sources. The result is an accessible, exhaustive and invaluable reference to a potentially critical modern issue, and carries the absolute highest recommendation for public and college libraries as well as international reference collections (Midwest Review) Additional postage will be incurred [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Parveen Papers]
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        Arkadische Szene mit zwei Frauenakten auf einem Hang, die eine liegend, die andere sitzend, umgeben von drei Schafen.

      . Pinsel in Schwarz, Bleistift, Kohle, teils gewischt, aquarelliert, auf festem chamoisfarbenem Papier, rechts unten signiert "Senta G.", verso betitelt, monogrammiert und mit Werknummer "Frauen in Landschaft mit Tieren", "S.G. 694". 28,2:34,2 cm. In den Rändern ungleich beschnitten, verso an den Ecken Reste alter Verklebung. Literatur: Karoline Hille: Senta Geißler. Ein Künstlerinnenleben, Berlin 2008.. Die Malerin und Graphikerin studierte ab 1919 an der Karlsruher Kunstakademie. 1932 heiratete sie den Arzt und Avantgarde-Sammler Albert Rohrbach, dem sie nach Ludwigshafen folgte. Hier trat sie in Kontakt mit K. Schwitters (1887-1948) und H. Arp (1886-1966). Während der nationalsozialistischen Zeit versteckte und rettete sie gemeinsam mit ihrem Mann zahlreiche Werke der als "entartet" diffamierten Avantgardekünstler. Nach dem Tod ihres Mannes 1956 siedelte sie nach Italien um, ab 1960 lebte sie auf Sizilien, 1970 kehrte sie nach Ludwigshafen zurück. 1958 schuf sie einen Zyklus von großformatigen Gemälden zum Wiederaufbau der Stadt Ludwigshafen. Ihre Hauptthemen waren Landschaften, Bildnisse und Stilleben.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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      HARVILL SECKER, LONDON 2008 - This edition is quite possibly the most sought-after edition of a Murakami work in the world right now - extremely rare (limited to 75 copies worldwide). THIS IS A TRULY STUNNING BOOK AND WILL ONLY EVER GO UP IN VALUE. In a mint unread condition which has been professionally stored since publication date. All of our books are in a mint new unread condition unless otherwise stated.They are fitted with a removable mylar protective cover and are sent in plenty of bubble wrap in a secure ready made book box so that they reach you in perfect condition.Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need further assistance with this or any other books we have listed or if you require any photographs.Please bookmark the website as we are updating stock on a regular basis.We offer a 100% no quibble refund if for any reason you are unhappy with your purchase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Pedro Almodovar Archives. Art Edition

      Tachen 2008, 2008. LIMITED EDITION, number 190 of 500 copies Signed by the director, with original digital C-print of Penélope Cruz as Marilyn Monroe (2008), photographed and signed by Pedro Almodóvar. Oblong folio, pp.410. Publisher's leather-bound hardback in a silk-screen printed box together with an original film strip from a copy of 'Volver' (2006) supplied by Almodóvar. An as new/unused copy, still sealed with original card box (packaging may be slightly dusty). A magnificent example. PLEASE NOTE this oversize item is warehoused and is not available to view in-store.

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        Naumann, Hermann. - "Schönwetterhoch über unserer Landschaft".

      . Aquarell, 2008. Von Hermann Naumann. 49 x 37 cm (Darstellung / Blatt) / 62 x 44 cm (Trägerkarton). Unten mittig signiert und datiert. Auf dem Trägerkarton unten mittig in Bleistift betitelt. - Original auf Trägerkarton montiert. Sehr gut erhalten. Hermann Naumann (*1930 Kötzschenbroda / heute Radebeul, lebt und arbeitet in Dittersbach-Dürrröhrsdorf). Deutscher Maler, Grafiker und Bildhauer. 1946 Lehre als Steinmetz und Privatausbildung zum Plastiker bei Burkhart Ebe. 1947-49 Bildhauerlehre bei Herbert Volwahsen. 1950 Aufnahme in den Verband Bildender Künstler Deutschlands (VBKD) und Bezug des Ateliers im Künstlerhaus Dresden-Loschwitz. Seitdem freischaffend tätig. Gleichzeitig Beginn der Beschäftigung mit Malerei und Druckgrafik; erste Ölgemälde und Illustrationen zu Dostojewski. 1952 die brühmte Punzenstich-Folge zu Franz Kafka "Der Prozeß". 1969 Auszeichnung "Schönste Bücher der DDR" für die Illustrationen zu "Meine jüdischen Augen" beim Verlag Philipp Reclam jun. Leipzig. 1977 erste umfassende Retrospektive in der Kunsthalle Rostock, 1988 Retrospektive im Stadtmuseum Bautzen, 2000 Ausstellung zum 70. Geburtstag im Stadtmuseum Dresden, 2010 Ausstellung zum 80. Geburtstag in der Kunsthandlung Koenitz Dresden..

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        Naumann, Hermann. - "Vor dem Atelier".

      . Mischtechnik, 2008. Von Hermann Naumann. 39 x 28,5 cm (Darstellung / Blatt) / 60,5 x 45,5 cm (Trägerkarton). Links oben signiert und datiert. Verso in Bleistift betitelt. - Original auf Trägerkarton montiert. Dieser am Blattrand etwas atelierspurig. Sonst sehr schön erhalten. Hermann Naumann (*1930 Kötzschenbroda / heute Radebeul, lebt und arbeitet in Dittersbach-Dürrröhrsdorf). Deutscher Maler, Grafiker und Bildhauer. 1946 Lehre als Steinmetz und Privatausbildung zum Plastiker bei Burkhart Ebe. 1947-49 Bildhauerlehre bei Herbert Volwahsen. 1950 Aufnahme in den Verband Bildender Künstler Deutschlands (VBKD) und Bezug des Ateliers im Künstlerhaus Dresden-Loschwitz. Seitdem freischaffend tätig. Gleichzeitig Beginn der Beschäftigung mit Malerei und Druckgrafik; erste Ölgemälde und Illustrationen zu Dostojewski. 1952 die brühmte Punzenstich-Folge zu Franz Kafka "Der Prozeß". 1969 Auszeichnung "Schönste Bücher der DDR" für die Illustrationen zu "Meine jüdischen Augen" beim Verlag Philipp Reclam jun. Leipzig. 1977 erste umfassende Retrospektive in der Kunsthalle Rostock, 1988 Retrospektive im Stadtmuseum Bautzen, 2000 Ausstellung zum 70. Geburtstag im Stadtmuseum Dresden, 2010 Ausstellung zum 80. Geburtstag in der Kunsthandlung Koenitz Dresden..

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        Die Box. Dunkelkammergeschichten. - [Vorzugsausgabe III]. -

      Göttingen: Steidl 2008.. 205 (11) Seiten, OLnbd., illustrierter OU. und OHln.-Mappe mit 10 Original-Lithographien in grauer OLn.-Kassette, 4to. (32 x 23 cm, Kassette). Mit eigenhändigen Signaturen von Grass auf allen zehn Lithographien und auf dem Titelblatt. Nummer 27 von 30 Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe III. - Tadelloses, sauberes und frisches Exemplar..

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        Das war mein Leben. Ferdinand Sauerbruch, Menschen, die die Welt bewegten

      Stuttgart ; Zürich ; Wien : Reader's Digest Deutschland, Schweiz, Österreich, 2008.. Kurzfassung 445 S. : Ill. ; 22 cm 8°, Pp. Gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Mit Original Schutzumschlag, K15253 ISBN 9783899154924.

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        Feuerjahre : Liebe, Lust und Leidenschaft mit Forty Something. Ursula Richter mit Christine Weiner, Bastei-Lübbe-Taschenbuch ; Bd. 66419 : Sachbuch

      Bergisch Gladbach : Bastei Lübbe, 2008.. Orig.-Ausg., 1. Aufl. 206 S. ; 19 cm Taschenbuch Exemplar in gutem Zustand k9421 ISBN 9783404664191.

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        The Ludwig von Beethoven Diamond

      n.p., n.d. One of only three created from locks of Beethoven?s hair!From ?The Beethoven locks of hair used for creating these LifeGems have been authenticated and provided exclusively by John Reznikoff of University Archives ... The Beethoven LifeGem diamond creation process was completed in 2008 and has since been added to the LifeGem ?chain of fame?...?Beethoven?s carbon was collected from the hair, purified into graphite, subjected to heat and pressure in a diamond press, and finally faceted into a LifeGem. The Ludwig von Beethoven LifeGem diamond is a blue .56 carat round brilliant diamond which was the first ever created from the carbon of a celebrity or historical figure. Three diamonds were created partially from 130 mg of carbon extracted from 10 strands of hair from the remains of Beethoven, and partially from added carbon.One of the three diamonds was listed for auction on with a ?Buy It Now? price of $1 million, with the proceeds to be donated to charity. With

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        Remember the Ladies

      [Whidbey Island], WA. 2008]. Artist&#39;s book, one of 10 copies only, each hand numbered and signed on the colophon page by the artist / author, Sande Wascher-James. Book size: 4 x 10 inches; page size: 4 x 6 inches; 108pp. Bound by the artist: pink flowered Liberty Lawn fabric over boards, with portrait of Abigail Adams in grey on specially prepared fabric that is archivally sound, collaged and stitched on front and back panels at foredge, her famous admonition to her husband, John, "Remember the Ladies..." hand printed with a Gocco on white ribbon and collaged and stitched to other edge of front and back panels. Each page is a different colored Liberty Lawn fabric that is bordered in embroidery thread. Sitting one atop another, within the chintz frame, the text block forms solid bands of color going from black, red, green, yellow, purple blue back to purple, green blue and black. The book can be opened and read as a conventional text. It also can be displayed as a "book object" when stood on its "spine" and the pages fall open as a fan. Housed in a custom-made box with drop-down front edge and lift-off cover, all in Liberty Lawn fabric of red roses on white ground, portrait of Abigail Adams digitally printed in grey, collaged and stitched to the top of the box lid with her quotation, "Remember the Ladies..." hand printed in black with Gocco on white fabric and stitched in white thread to the top of the lid, new. Each page contains postage stamps of famous American women that have been digitally printed onto specially prepared, archivally sound fabric and collaged and stitched onto the chintz grounds, with lines of text, hand and printed with a Gocco on white ribbon in black and collaged onto the page, as have bits of lace, sequins, and other fabrics, as well as additional copies of the stamp on different fabrics, in various sizes and placement. Among the women honored are Georgia O&#39;Keefe, Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, Carrie Chapman Catt, Frances Perkins, Patricia Harris, Rosa Ponselle, Mahalia Jackson, Dorothea Dix, Elizabeth Blackwell, Jacqueline Cochrine, Babe Zaharias, Mary Cassatt, Elizabeth Wrightman, Harriet Tubman, Ruth Benedict, Sacagawea, Margaret Mitchell, Ida B. Wells, Alice Paul, Eleanor Roosevelt, Rachel Carson, Sojourner Truth, Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan, and Louise Nevelson. _The Adams quotation reads, "Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favourable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the Husbands...If perticulair (sic) care and attention is not paid to the Laidies we are determined to foment a Rebelion, and will not hold ourselves by any Laws in which we have no voice, or Representation."& Abigail Adams&#39; sentiment was eloquently elaborated upon by Elizabeth Cady Stanton in her statement before Congress, THE SOLITUDE OF SELF, and which stands as a philosophic cornerstone of American women&#39;s rights. The founding fathers may not have remembered the ladies, but "the ladies" took it upon themselves to change their lives, and the lives of others. Each of the women honored herein did "foment a Rebelion" in their own field, forever changing and re- defining the American life. This is a beautiful homage to "the Ladies." <br>See an <A HREF= >Image.</A><br>

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        Dumb Compass.

      Tokyo: Kaikai Kiki Co. Ltd., 2008 - Excellent condition. Presented in an acrylic box frame Offset lithograph and foil blocking with high gloss varnishing on UV paper. Sheet size: 85 x 68 cm. Edition of 300. Signed and numbered in silver pen lower right by Murakami.

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        On Prior Lane: a firefly's light; The Cushing interviews

      Free domestic or international shipping with direct order. **Toronto: Lumiere Press, 2008. No. 84 of 225 signed copies. Edited by Michael Torosian. 22 Tritone plates (1 doublespread gatefold). 67 pp. 3/4 natural linen and black and gray cloth. binding, with gray spine label printed in silver. 22.8 x 17.5 cm. Urban and natural images beautifully reproduced. As new.

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        The International Encyclopedia of Communication

      Wiley-Blackwell, 2008. Hardcover. New. Collection of 1,339 original entries, spanning the scholarship, evidence, and methodology of communication research. Coverage of theories, media and communication phenomena, research methods, problems, concepts, and geographical areas in this interdisciplinary field. Editorial areas include: communication theory and philosophy, interpersonal communication, journalism, intercultural and intergroup communication, media effects, strategic communication/PR, communication and media law and policy, media systems in the world, and communication and technology.SKU: MM-60273573; EAN: 9781405131995

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        Kirsten, Jean. - Glinde-Serie. - "Ohne Titel".

      . Farbsiebdruck / Farbserigrafie, 2008. Von Jean Kirsten. 49,0 x 64,0 cm (Darstellung) / 50,5 x 64,5 cm (Blatt). In der Darstellung in Bleistift signiert und datiert rechts unten, mittig bezeichnet "Glinde-Serie" und links "Unikat". - Unikat. - Sehr schön erhalten. Jean Kirsten (*1966 Dresden, lebt und arbeitet in Dresden). Deutscher Objektkünstler und Grafiker. 1990-95 Studium der Malerei/Grafik an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden (HfBK) bei Günter Horlbeck, Diplom bei Claus Weidensdorfer. 1994 Förderpreis Bildende Kunst des Bundesministers für Bildung und Wissenschaft. 1995-97 Meisterschüler an der HfBK Dresden bei Günther Hornig. 1997 freischaffend in Dresden. 1998-2004 Assistent an der HfBK Dresden. 2005 Aufbau einer Siebdruckwerkstatt..

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        An Iconic From: Edgar Arceneaux (SIGNED by Edgar Arceneaux. Limited Ed. Print)

      S. S. Projects, CA. 2008 - This print is hand SIGNED by Edgar Arceneaux; limited edition to 150 numbered copies; titled " An Iconic Form" 2008; method of printing: Exhibition InkJet Print (Archival Ink) on Archival Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Paper; paper size: 9-1/2 x 14in; The New York Timess described artist: "exciting combination of superb draftsman and subtle conceptualist"; work exhibited at the 2008 Whitney Biennial; with Certificate of Authenticity; the print is in EXCELLENT COND. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Treaties and Agreements with and Concerning China 1894-1919: A collection of state papers private agreements and other documents in reference to the rights and obligations of the Chinese Government in relation to foreign powers and in reference to the interrelation of those powers in respect to China during the period from the Sino-Japanese War to the conclusion of the World War of 1914-1919. Volume I: Manchu Period [1894-1911]; Volume II: Republican Period [1912-1919] 2 Volumes Complete

      Published by Global Oriental, Folkestone, Kent 2008. 2008. Uniform matching hard back binding in publisher&#39;s original burgundy cloth covers, gilt title, author lettering and volumes details to the spines. 8vo. 10&#39;&#39; x 7¼&#39;&#39;. Contains [xlvi] 1729 printed pages of text over the two volumes with fold-out colour maps and plans. Both volumes in Fine condition, unused and unopened new books. An important reference collection of state papers, private agreements, and other documents, in relation to the rights and obligations of the Chinese government in relation to foreign powers, and in reference to the interrelation of those powers in respect to China, during the period from the Sino-Japanese War to the conclusion of the World War of 1914-1919. We carry these books in stock for immediate dispatch. Heavy Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 9781901903836

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        The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

      Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. 2nd Revised edition. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60079667; EAN: 9780333786765

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