Censorship

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Tokyo lightweight championships..

Tokyo lightweight championships..

Andoversford, Gloucestershire: Randle & Sons, printers [i.e. Pat Randle's Nomad Press], n.d., 2015. Edition limited to 10 copies plus several artists' proofs, of which this is one, signed "Nomad A.P." in pencil. Broadside, approx. 19¾" x 13¾" on yellow paper. This is essentially Whittington job work made at the press in 2015 for the Superdry clothing line in the UK. Say's Pat Randle: "I don't know if they exist in America, but the guy that... Read more
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$287.50
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press 1915-[1973]

Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press 1915-[1973]

by Heller, Elinor Raas, & David Magee

San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1940. Edition limited to 210; folio, pp. xiv, [6], 193, [2]; printed in a variety of colors but predominately red and black, 4 original leaves tipped in, 28 reproductions of title pages, colophons, experimental pages, etc., the whole printed from types designed by Frederick W. Goudy, who has supplied a 7-p. introduction to the book; about fine in quarter tan goatskin by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Descriptions of the first 338 items printed at the press. With: Magee,... Read more
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$4,025.00
Prehistoric Women Pressbook

Prehistoric Women Pressbook

by Directed by Michael Carreras / Starring Martine Beswick, Edina Ronay, Michael Latimer

20th Century-Fox, 1967. Book. VG+. Soft cover. 11" X 14". A VG+ pressbook with no cuts from the film "Prehistoric Women". .
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$18.88
Germany's Rude Awakening, Censorship in the Land of the Brothers Grimm

Germany's Rude Awakening, Censorship in the Land of the Brothers Grimm

by Ohles, Frederik

The Kent State University Press, Kent, Ohio, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Clean copy, no damage, inscription to the previous owner on the front-end page, and signed by the author on the title page. Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; Germany; 19th century; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0873384601. ISBN/EAN: 9780873384605. Inventory No:... Read more
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AU$60.06
Circus World Pressbook

Circus World Pressbook

by Directed by Henry Hathaway / Starring John Wayne, Rita Hayworth, Claudia Cardinale

Paramount Pictures, 1964. Book. VG. Soft cover. 11" X 14". A VG pressbook with no cuts from the film "Circus World"..
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$18.88
Countdown Pressbook

Countdown Pressbook

by Directed by Robert Altman / Starring James Caan, Robert Duvall, Joanna Moore

Warner Brothers , 1967. Book. VG+. Soft cover. 11" X 14". A VG+ pressbook with no cuts from the film "Countdown". .
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$8.88
Nineteenth century trade binding

Nineteenth century trade binding

by Wakeman, Geoffrey

Oxford: Plough Press, 1983. Edition limited to 150 copies (this, no. 65), 2 volumes, 8vo, pp. [3]-46, [2]; 27 illustrations in the text; the second volume a portfolio, with a sample brass type, 2 sheets onto which are mounted 16 cloth samples, plus 2 leaves of 71 reproductions of Winterbottom rubbings of cloth samples; original full linen over boards, paper spine labels, t.e.g., together in matching slipcase. Hand-printed by Jonathan Stevenson at the Rocket Press.
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$661.25
Catechismus, Ex Decreto Concilii Tridentini, Ad Parochos

Catechismus, Ex Decreto Concilii Tridentini, Ad Parochos

by CATECHISMUS ROMANUS

Rome: Paolo Manuzio, 1566. Contemporary vellum over flexible paper boards (soiled), manuscript spine title, evidence of four pigskin ties. First Edition, a justly handsome book. THE MOST WIDELY DISTRIBUTED POST-TRIDENTINE PUBLICATION, AND THE MOST EFFECTIVE. The extended and complex compilation of this catechism continued under five popes.  Paolo Manuzio's privilege for this work - which expressly addresses domestic and international piracy - was immediately and repeatedly violated. Within fifteen... Read more
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$6,670.00
A house in the country

A house in the country

by Logue, Mary

Stockholm, [WI] & Minneapolis: Midnight Paper Sales, 1994. Edition limited to 250 copies, this no. 109 of 200 bound in cloth and signed by the author and the printer; 8vo, pp. [5]-62, [3]; vignette title page printed in gray, black and red; 4 colored wood engravings by Schanilec, the whole designed and hand-printed by him; fine throughout in original gray cloth-backed floral boards, paper label on spine. Quarter to Midnight A.130.b: "Four essays by Mary Logue documenting the trials of... Read more
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$287.50
[Ephemera.]

[Ephemera.]

Los Angeles & Middletown, CT: Robin Price, 1996. Approximately 50 items in all including press catalogues, broadsides, keepsakes, prospectuses, letters to subscribers, invitations, announcements, an Occidental College certificate, stationery, a cassette tape of Price's radio interview, etc.
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$373.75
Girls Lean Back Everywhere: The Law of Obscenity and the Assault on Genius

Girls Lean Back Everywhere: The Law of Obscenity and the Assault on Genius

by DE GRAZIA, Edward

New York: Random House, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. 814 pages. Light foxing on the textblock, else fine in a fine dustwrapper with light scattered foxing on verso.
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$25.00
Australia's Censorship Crisis

Australia's Censorship Crisis

by Dutton, Geoffrey and Harris, Max – Editors

Sun Books, Melbourne, 1970. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. preface by editors and acknowledgements. Plain text card cover with red and white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. With contributors including Judith Wright, Geoffrey Dutton and David Lake, along with seven other authors, Australian censorship is put under the microscope. Who dictates what should be banned, and the reasons for said banning. ... Read more
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AU$15.02
film censorship in Australia

film censorship in Australia

by Bertrand, Ina, 1939 -

University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, 1978. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographic plates. secondhand copy, slightly rubbing of the corners of the binding, and the first two pages of the book have a small brown mark possibly from a coffee splash. Otherwise without damage, and without any annotations. At the rear of the book there is a section of black-and-white stills illustrating changing community standards in the most controversial areas of censorship. There... Read more
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AU$40.04
Ihro Kaiserlichen Hoheit der Frau Gross-Fürstin Maria Paulowna, Erb-Grossherzogin zu Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach bei Höchst erfreulichem Kirchgange.  Unterthänigst-ehrerbietigst gewidmet vom Stadtrathe und der Bürgerschaft der Grossherzoglichen Residenz Weimar

Ihro Kaiserlichen Hoheit der Frau Gross-Fürstin Maria Paulowna, Erb-Grossherzogin zu Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach bei Höchst erfreulichem Kirchgange. Unterthänigst-ehrerbietigst gewidmet vom Stadtrathe und der Bürgerschaft der Grossherzoglichen Residenz Weimar

by (SILK PRINTING)

Six leaves, printed on silk (first & final two leaves are blank). 4to (271 x 197 mm.), cont. pale pink silk over boards, covers stamped in gilt, silk paste-down endpapers, a.e.g. [Weimar?]: 1818. A rare deluxe printing on silk, a poem written to celebrate the birth on 24 June 1818 of Karl Alexander, the second son of the Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia (1786-1859) and Karl Friederich, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1783-1853). Maria Pavlovna was the third daughter of Tsar Paul I... Read more
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$5,000.00
Collection of approximately 90 Typophile publications, as below

Collection of approximately 90 Typophile publications, as below

New York: The Typophiles, 1985. Includes Typophile Chap Book Commentaries series nos. 1-33 (lacking nos.7, 8 & 11); the original prospectus for the Chap Book series; 44 of the Typophile Monographs (mostly little chapbooks and pamphlets on various aspects of the book production world); plus a few other keepsakes and invitations; all generally very good to fine condition throughout, most all limited editions. All contained in three green cloth clamshell boxes, gilt lettering on spine.
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$258.75
Sylvae: fifty specimens printed directly from the wood with historical anecdotes and observations

Sylvae: fifty specimens printed directly from the wood with historical anecdotes and observations

by Schanilec, Gaylord & Ben Verhoeven

[Stockholm]: Midnight Paper Sales, n.d., 2008. Edition limited to 120 numbered copies (this copy no. 12), small folio (30.2 cm), numbered and signed by Ben Verhoeven and Gaylord Schanilec on the colophon, 50 wood specimens printed by Schanilec, 24 of them folding, and 1 double-page and folding, showing 25 end grain specimens, and a corresponding 25 long grain specimens, folding map, plus a large folding wood engraving; errata slip tipped in after the colophon; the text was cast by Michael and Winifred... Read more
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$4,025.00
Fourth decade: 40 years of a private press

Fourth decade: 40 years of a private press

by Duensing, Paul Hayden

Vicksburg, Mich: Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing, 1991. Edition limited to 100 copies, this 1 of 50 printed on handmade paper and bound in boards, oblong 8vo, pp. [31]; typographic illustrations and facsimiles throughout, some in color; fine in original beige linen, printed label on upper cover; light soiling to upper cover, fine. Sequel to 25 Years, covering some of the author's more recent personal experiences in typography, with a bibliography of Duensing imprints... Read more
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$402.50
Song of the Eagle [The Beer Story] (Original screenplay for the 1933 film, producer Harry Joe Brown's presentation copy, with stills and notations throughout)

Song of the Eagle [The Beer Story] (Original screenplay for the 1933 film, producer Harry Joe Brown's presentation copy, with stills and notations throughout)

by Murphy, Ralph (director); Gene Towne and C. Graham Baker (screenwriters); Charles R. Rogers and Harry Joe Brown (producers); Charles Bickford, Richard Arlen (starring)

Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1933. Draft script for the 1933 film "Song of the Eagle," seen here partially under the early working title "The Beer Story." Presentation copy belonging to uncredited producer Harry Joe Brown, with his name in gilt titles to the front board, presumably gifted to Brown by prop man William Carr, as the script itself has Carr's ownership name in holograph pencil on the title page. Throughout the script are Carr's annotations, accompanied by 17 black-and-white film stills on... Read more
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$750.00
Jumping the horse ... Edited by Phyllis French

Jumping the horse ... Edited by Phyllis French

by Littgauer, Vladimir S., Capt

New York: Derrydale Press, 1931. Edition limited to 950 copies printed by Eugene Connett, 8vo, pp. [2], xii, [4], 125, [3]; frontispiece, 10 illustrations on 7 plates, and 53 illustrations in the text; original brown cloth; fine in a near fine dust jacket. Frazier L-5-a; Siegel 54.
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$431.25
Waterhole #3 Pressbook

Waterhole #3 Pressbook

by Directed by William A. Graham / Starring James Coburn, Carroll O'Connor, Margaret Blye

Paramount Pictures, 1967. Book. VGF. Soft cover. 11" X 14". A VGF unfolded pressbook with no cuts from the film "Waterhole #3"..
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$8.88
Picnic stream

Picnic stream

by Blinn, Carol J

Easthampton: Warwick Press, 2014. Edition limited to 27 copies signed by Blinn, 8vo, pp. [8]; text digitally printed on Asuka White, with handpainted Fabriano Watercolor paper for the covers; dragonfly and Monarch butterfly scanned from original specimens; fine.
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$287.50
Red Sky at Morning Pressbook

Red Sky at Morning Pressbook

by Directed by James Goldstone / Starring Richard Thomas, Catherine Burns, Desi Arnaz Jr

Universal Pictures, 1971. Book. VGF. Soft cover. 11" X 14". A VGF pressbook with no cuts from the film "Red Sky at Morning". .
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$8.88
A fragment from Commonplace book seven work-in-progress by Sherwood Grover (1913-1986) for his Grace Hoper Press

A fragment from Commonplace book seven work-in-progress by Sherwood Grover (1913-1986) for his Grace Hoper Press

by Grover, Sherwood

San Francisco: Roxburghe Club, 1987. Edition limited to 225 copies, large 8vo, pp. [4], 26, [6]; text printed in red, blue, and black throughout in a variety of types; original blue printed paper wrappers; blue cloth-covered clamshell box, spine stamped in gilt. Fine. The seventh commonplace book in this series was on its way to completion, with only the red left to be printed, when Sherwood Grover passed away suddenly. The project was completed posthumously by Felicia Rice of the Moving Parts Press.
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$115.00
Kaleidoscope Pressbook

Kaleidoscope Pressbook

by Directed by Jack Smight / Starring Warren Beatty, Susannah York, Clive Revill

Warner Brothers , 1966. Book. VG. Soft cover. 11" X 14". A VG pressbook with no cuts from the film "Kaleidoscope". .
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$8.88
The Art of Drawing on Stone, giving a full explanation of the Various Styles, of the different methods to be employed to ensure Success, and of the Modes of Correcting, as well as of the Several Causes of failure

The Art of Drawing on Stone, giving a full explanation of the Various Styles, of the different methods to be employed to ensure Success, and of the Modes of Correcting, as well as of the Several Causes of failure

by HULLMANDEL, Charles Joseph

Lithographed title (tiny repaired tear to outer lower corner) & 19 lithographed plates, each with a blank guard sheet. 1 p.l. (lithographed title), xvi, 92, vii pp., one leaf. Small folio, cont. aubergine morocco, sides richly panelled in gilt, spine richly gilt. London: Ch. Hullmandel, & R. Ackermann, [1824]. First edition and the prettiest copy of this book I have seen. This "was the most important English treatise on lithography to be published in the first half of the nineteenth... Read more
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$6,750.00