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The Hawks and Owls of the United States in Their Relation to Agriculture (First Edition)

by Fisher, A.K.

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Published
1893
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1893. First Edition. First Edition. With 26 color plates by J. Ridgway featuring illustrations of various hawks and owls discussed. Very Good plus lacking dust jacket. Boards lightly rubbed. Illustrations bright, but with occasional foxing to the pages.
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The Boy's Book of Whalers (First Edition)

by Verrill, A. Hyatt

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Published
1922
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead, 1922. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good. Spine toned, with light soil to the boards, and light foxing to the page edges and endpapers.
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N.p.: N.p., 1966. Notebook belonging to an unknown pharmacist detailing the pharmacy's on hand stock of amphetamines, barbiturates, tranquilizers, and other drugs which contained one or more of those in combination, and noted "effective Feb. 1 - 1966." Also noted is that the inventory was compiled in accordance with recently passed Drug Abuse Control Amendment Act of… Read more
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$375.00
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Cruising the Cascades and Other Hunting Adventures (First Edition)

by Shields, G.O.

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Published
1889
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Chicago: Rand McNally, 1889. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good, with bumps to the corners, light rubbing and soil.
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Westinghouse Presents: The Sound of the Sixties [The Sound of The Sixties](Original screenplay for the 1961 television special)

by Graham, William A. (director); Dore Schary (screenwriter); Art Carney, John Daly, Vic Damone, Gogi Grant, Pat Harrington Jr., Mahalia Jackson (starring)

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Published
1961
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$325.00

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Burbank, CA: National Broadcasting Company [NBC], 1961. Draft script for the 1961 television special. A musical special in the form of a cultural forecast, in anticipation of a changing world. The show addresses topics including: science, technology, politics, entertainment, and leisure. Grey titled wrappers. 83 leaves, with last page of text numbered 82. Mimeograph… Read more
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The Invisible Ray [The Shining Spectre] (Original screenplay for the 1936 film)

by Hillyer, Lambert (director); John Colton, Howard Higgin, Douglas Hodges (screenwriters); Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Beulah Bondi (starring)

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Published
1935
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$3,500.00

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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1935. Treatment script for the 1936 film. Seen under the early working title "The Shining Spectre." Boris Karloff plays scientist Janos Rukh, who discovers a radioactive meteor in Africa that in turn causes him to become radioactive as well. His colleague Dr. Felix Benet (Bela Lugosi) develops a serum that holds the… Read more
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$3,500.00
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Bonhams Auction Catalog: History of Science and Technology - December 6, 2017

by [Bonhams Auctions]

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Published
2017
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$25.00

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New York: Bonhams Auctions, 2017. About Fine and unread in illustrated wrappers. Perfect bound. Illustrated profusely in color throughout. Includes items relating to science and technology, including works by Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, and Niels Bohr, as well as globes, telescopes, and most notably including early Apple computer memorabilia.
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Bonhams Auction Catalog: Voices of the 20th Century - December 6, 2017

by [Bonhams Auctions]

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Published
2017
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$25.00

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New York: Bonhams Auctions, 2017. Fine and unread in illustrated wrappers. Perfect bound. Illustrated profusely in color throughout. Includes items relating broadly to the 20th Century, including literature by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ayn Rand, and James Joyce, as well as letters, illustrations, and World War II memorabilia.
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Doctors' Wives (Original screenplay for the 1971 film)

by Schaefer, George (director); Daniel Taradash (screenwriter); Frank G. Slaughter (novel); Dylan Cannon, Richard Crenna, Gene Hackman (starring)

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Published
1968
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$350.00

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Culver City, CA: Frankovich Productions / Columbia Pictures, 1968. First Estimating script for the 1971 film. Based on the 1967 novel "Doctors' Wives" by Frank G. Slaughter, a real life physician who attended Johns Hopkins medical school. One of the few feature films directed by George Schaefer, known mostly for his work directing plays and musicals for… Read more
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$350.00
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Lilith (First Edition, Robert Rossen's annotated copy)

by Salamanca, J.R.

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Published
1961
Edition
First Edition
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$1,850.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. First Edition. First Edition. Robert Rossen's annotated copy of the novel, with his name in holograph ink on a label affixed to the front board. Rossen would go on to adapt to the novel to the screen and direct in 1964. The film, a psychological drama that was very much an antecedent for… Read more
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$1,850.00
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Revenge of the Creature (Original photograph from the set of the 1955 film)

by Arnold, Jack (director); Martin Berkeley, William Alland (screenwriter); John Agar, Lori Nelson, Dave Willock, Clint Eastwood (starring)

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Published
1955
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$300.00

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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1955. Vintage still photograph from the set of the 1955 film "Revenge of the Creature." Featuring a comical image of the film being shot in the water at Marineland, Florida while a dolphin show takes place in the background. Half of the gathered crowd watches the dolphin show, while the other half has turned… Read more
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$300.00
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The Lion of Africa (Original photograph from the 1988 television movie)

by Connor, Kevin (director); Bruce Franklin Singer (screenwriter); Brian Dennehy, Brooke Adams, Joseph Shiloach (starring)

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Published
1988
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$15.00

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Santa Monica: Home Box Office [HBO], 1988. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1988 television movie. A television drama about a young doctor who persuades a truck driver to transport medical supplies, aiding a cholera-stricken African community. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine. Complete collation details available on request.
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The Source Book of Patching and Programming

by [Polyphony Magazine]

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Published
1978
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$150.00

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Oklahoma City: Polyphony, 1978. Later printing. A collection of patch charts for modular synthesizers originally published in "Polyphony" magazine. About Near Fine in perfect bound wrappers.
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Cybernetic Serendipity: The Computer and the Arts (First Edition)

by Reichardt, Jasia (editor)

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Published
1969
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$475.00

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New York: Praeger, 1969. First US Edition, preceded by the UK edition the previous year. Issued in conjunction with the touring exhibition of the same name, originally held at the London Institute of Contemporary Arts. The only copy we have ever handled. An early and influential exhibition on the emerging relationship between computers and art, featuring work… Read more
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Journal of the Audio Engineering Society, Vol. 13 No. 3, July 1965

by Moog, Robert (contributor)

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Published
1965
Edition
First Edition
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$475.00

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Utica, NY: Audio Engineering Society, 1965. First Edition. First Edition. The July 1965 issue of the "Journal of the Audio Engineering Society," featuring the first publication of a talk by synthesizer inventor Robert Moog first given the previous October, titled "Voltage Controlled Analog Devices." At the rear of the publication is an advertisement for "electronic equipment to meet the… Read more
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Into Woods (First Edition)

by Roorbach, Bill

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Published
2002
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780268031626
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$75.00

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Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket.
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The Lost Missile (Original photograph from the 1958 film)

by Berke, Lester Wm. (director, story); John McPartland, Jerome Bixby (screenwriters); Robert Loggia, Ellen Parker, Phillip Pine, Larry Kerr (starring)

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Published
1958
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1958. Vintage black-and-white studio still photograph from the 1958 film. The lost missile circles Earth and destroys everything in its path, using a mysterious technology gained from outer space. Incorporates Cold War propaganda, stock footage, and the mid-century focus on the importance of science relating to aviation and military weaponry. … Read more
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The Organ Music of Olivier Messiaen (First Edition)

by Waumsley, Stuart

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Published
1968
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$250.00

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Paris: Alphonse Leduc, 1968. First printing of this edition, and first edition in English. A brief but intense study of Messiaen's organ music, aimed at an advanced audience, with illustrations of staves throughout. Small octavo. Small, neat owner name on the front wrapper (and again on the second leaf, containing the preface), else easily Very Good plus… Read more
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The Andromeda Strain (Set of 7 reference photographs from the set of the 1971 film)

by Wise, Robert (director, producer); Michael Crichton (novel); Nelson Gidding (screenwriter)

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Published
1970
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$450.00

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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1970. Collection of seven borderless black-and-white reference photographs from the set of the film, shot in April 1960. Five of the six remarkable photographs show Wise both in the desert and in the midst of the elaborate sets designed to simulate the film's massive underground laboratory. With printed snipes on the verso of each… Read more
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Ira and Larry Goldberg Coins Auction Catalog: The Space and Collectibles Auction - June 28, 2015

by [Ira and Larry Goldberg Coins and Collectibles Auction]

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Published
2015
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$25.00

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Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins, 2015. About Fine and unread in illustrated wrappers as issued. Perfect bound. Illustrated profusely in color throughout. Features items from many NASA programs, as well as collectible photos, jewelry, and memorabilia.
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