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THE SHADOWS: PHOTOGRAPHS BY DEBBIE FLEMING CAFFERY

THE SHADOWS: PHOTOGRAPHS BY DEBBIE FLEMING CAFFERY

by Caffery, Debbie Fleming

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9781931885171
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1931885176
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Santa Fe, NM: Twin Palms Publishing, 2002. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. Santa Fe, NM: Twin Palms Publishing, 2002. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 96 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. Limited Slipcased Edition of 100 numbered and signed copies. Precedes, should not be confused with, and is superior in terms of production valeus to the regular trade edition of 1000 copies. The latter is also called a Limited Edition by the publisher because of its very small limitation. The Limited Edition is now scarce. A hauntingly beautiful production by Jack Woody, Arlyn Eve Nathan, and Axel Ziegler: Oversize-volume format. The book weighs 3 pounds. Black cloth boards with embossed titles on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Debbie Fleming Caffery. There is no text. Matching black cloth slipcase with metallic purple titles embossed on spine. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in The Netherlands to the… Read more
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DEBBIE FLEMING CAFFERY: THE COLLECTION L'OISEAU RARE EDITION

DEBBIE FLEMING CAFFERY: THE COLLECTION L'OISEAU RARE EDITION

by Caffery, Debbie Fleming (Photographer) & Bauret, Gabriel (Editor)

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9782910682941
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2910682943
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Trezelan, France: Filigranes Editions/L'Oiseau, 2000. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Trezelan, France: Filigranes Editions/L'Oiseau, 2000. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. Unpaginated. Retrospective collection of the photographer's work, presented in a handy format. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited first print run as a softcover original only and as the third volume in the now-iconic Collection L'Oiseau Rare Series. The First Edition is now scarce. A brilliant production by Gabriel Bauret and Agnes Propeck: Small-size volume format. Glossy pictorial stiff paper boards with white titles on the cover and black titles on the spine, as issued. Photographs by Debbie Fleming Caffery. Edited with Captions by Garbriel Bauret. Brief Biography appended at the end. Printed in gravure on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in France to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is… Read more
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HARRY CALLAHAN: NEW COLOR: PHOTOGRAPHS 1978-1987

HARRY CALLAHAN: NEW COLOR: PHOTOGRAPHS 1978-1987

by Callahan, Harry (Photographer) & Davis, Keith F. (Contributor)

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9780875296241
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0875296246
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Kansas City, MO: Hallmark Cards, Inc. , 1988. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Kansas City, MO: Hallmark Cards, Inc. , 1988. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 131 pages. Exhibition Monograph. One of the most important and beautiful books on the photographic art and achievement of Harry Callahan. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. A brilliant production by Hallmark Cards: Oversize-volume format. Gray cloth boards with metallic-silver titles embossed on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Harry Callahan. Essay by Keith F. Davis. Invaluable Chronology, Selected Bibliography, and Exhibition History appended at the end. Printed on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is exemplary in every… Read more
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CALLAHAN SISKIND SOMMER: AT THE CROSSROADS OF AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHY
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CALLAHAN SISKIND SOMMER: AT THE CROSSROADS OF AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHY

by Callahan, Harry; Siskind, Aaron; Sommer, Frederick (Photographers) & Various Writers

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9781934435151
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1934435155
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Santa Fe, New Mexico: Radius Books, 2009. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. Santa Fe, New Mexico: Radius Books, 2009. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 150 pages. Retrospective Monograph. One of the best books on photography ever published in our time. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. A brilliant production by Radius Books: Oversize-volume format. Pictorial hard boards with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Harry Callahan, Aaron Siskind, and Frederick Sommer. Essays by Keith F. Davis and other distinguished specialist-contributors. Printed in tritone on pristine-white, thick coated stock paper in Germany to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is outstanding in every respect. In pictorial DJ with titles on the cover and spine, as issued.… Read more
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WATER'S EDGE: THE LIMITED EDITION

WATER'S EDGE: THE LIMITED EDITION

by Callahan, Harry (Photographer) & Ammons, A.R. (Poet/Contributor)

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Lyme, CT: Callaway Editions, 1980. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Lyme, CT: Callaway Editions, 1980. Hardcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 76 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of the greatest art photography books of the 20th century. Limited Clamshell Box Edition of 216 numbered and signed copies. This copy is un-numbered (the space intended for the limitation number is left blank) . As such, it did not come with the print, but is signed by Harry Callahan. Precedes and should not be confused with the regular trade edition, which is inferior to it in terms of production values. There is no ISBN. The Limited Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Harry Callahan, Nicholas Callaway, Anne Kennedy, and Katy Homans: Oversize-volume format. Hand-crafted beige linen cloth boards. Photographs by Harry Callahan. Poem by A. R. Ammons. Matching hand-crafted clamshell box. Printed on 100 LB Quintessence… Read more
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VANITY FAIR MAGAZINE ISSUE: ITALO CALVINO COVER APPEARANCE

VANITY FAIR MAGAZINE ISSUE: ITALO CALVINO COVER APPEARANCE

by Calvino, Italo (Author); Penn, Irving (Photographer) & Editors of Vanity Fair Magazine

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New York City, NY: Conde Nast Publications, 1983. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Conde Nast Publications, 1983. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 164 pages. Scarce Italo Calvino collectible item. The August 1983 Issue. Features the Italian author on the Cover of Vanity Fair Magazine. This is the first of five consecutive Issues in 1983 that featured great living writers on the cover: Italo Calvino (August) ; Philip Roth (September) ; Susan Sontag (October) ; Francine du Plessix Gray (November) ; and Woody Allen (December) . Vanity Fair commissioned the late great Irving Penn to photograph all of them, and all five portraits, taken in extreme close-ups, are among the photographer's finest work. Pictorial softcovers, as issued. Contributions by various writers, journalists, photographers, and columnists. Printed on thick coated stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. Unlike most books,… Read more
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WHY READ THE CLASSICS?

WHY READ THE CLASSICS?

by Calvino, Italo (Translated by Martin McLaughlin)

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9780679415244
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0679415246
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New York City, NY: Pantheon, 1999. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Pantheon, 1999. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 278 pages. Retrospective collection of the author's literary essays. One of the greatest books of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published posthumously, Italo Calvino had been planning the book himself before his sudden death in 1985. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Italo Calvino's "Why Read The Classics?" in a felicitous English translation. His literary criticism in its late, and most acute, stage. It is quite a high-wire act: The ultimate "post-modernist" writer defends the enduring importance of the Western Classical canon. "Why read Italo Calvino's book on the classics? Because it passes his own test for what a classic is and its brisk prose can… Read more
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THE MEMOIRS OF ELIAS CANETTI: THE TONGUE SET FREE, THE TORCH IN MY EAR, THE PLAY OF THE EYES

THE MEMOIRS OF ELIAS CANETTI: THE TONGUE SET FREE, THE TORCH IN MY EAR, THE PLAY OF THE EYES

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by Joachim Neugroschel And Ralph Manheim)

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9780374199500
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0374199507
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New York City, NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1999. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1999. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 835 pages. Omnibus Edition of the author's memoirs. One of the towering literary achievements of the 20th century. The first and only appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Published in a small and limited print run as a hardcover original only. There is NO equivalent edition in the German original. The First Edition Thus is now scarce. Presents, in one massive volume, "The Memoirs of Elias Canetti: The Tongue Set Free, The Torch In My Ear, The Play of The Eyes" in now-classic English translations. The incomparable self-portrait of a great and original mind: A writer and dramatist, a thinker, and a memoirist. "Canetti worked brilliantly in many forms, but the three volumes that comprise his autobiography are where his genius is perhaps… Read more
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THE SECRET HEART OF THE CLOCK: NOTES, APHORISMS, FRAGMENTS 1973-1985

THE SECRET HEART OF THE CLOCK: NOTES, APHORISMS, FRAGMENTS 1973-1985

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by Joel Agee)

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9780374256944
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0374256942
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 151 pages. Retrospective collection of notes, fragments, and aphorisms. One of Elias Canetti's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, of which there are several. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Das Geheimherz der Uhr: Aufzeichnungen" in a felicitous English translation. More "jottings", that is, thinking-as-living, living-as-thinking. Taking up where "The Human Province" leaves off, these notes-to-oneself are all entries in the Notebooks he kept between 1973 and 1985: Brilliant, unsurpassed, and humane… Read more
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ESSAYS IN HONOR OF ELIAS CANETTI

ESSAYS IN HONOR OF ELIAS CANETTI

by Canetti, Elias (Subject); Magris, Claudio; Rushdie, Salman; Sontag, Susan & Other Contributors

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9780374148898
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0374148899
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1987. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1987. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 322 pages. Landmark collection of essays. Festschrift of the author. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only as a "birthday present" on the occasion of the Nobel Prize Laureate's 80th birthday. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents "Essays In Honor of Elias Canetti". Reflective and admiring homages by fellow writers to Elias Canetti, one of the 20th century's most eccentric and original literary geniuses. Contributors include such marquee names as Walter Allen, John Bayley, Claudio Magris, Salman Rushdie, and Susan Sontag, among others, brilliant, world-class writers in their own right. As an aphorist, that… Read more
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THE HUMAN PROVINCE

THE HUMAN PROVINCE

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by Joachim Neugroschel)

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9780816493357
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0816493359
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New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1978. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 281 pages. Retrospective collection of notes, fragments, and aphorisms. One of Elias Canetti's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, of which there are several. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Die Provinz des Menschen: Aufzeichnungen" in a felicitous English translation by Joachim Neugroschel. An indispensable record of thirty years of "jottings", that is, thinking-as-living, living-as-thinking. These notes-to-oneself are all entries in the Notebooks he kept between 1942 and 1972: Brilliant, unsurpassed, and humane aphoristic… Read more
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PARTY IN THE BLITZ: THE ENGLISH YEARS

PARTY IN THE BLITZ: THE ENGLISH YEARS

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by Michael Hofmann)

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9780811216364
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0811216365
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New York City, NY: New Directions, 2005. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: New Directions, 2005. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 250 pages. The author's fourth memoir, published posthumously. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Party im Blitz: Die englischen Jahre" in a felicitous English translation. The British Coda, written in the form of individual sketches, to his stupendous memoir-trilogy: "The Tongue Set Free", "The Torch In My Ear", and "The Play of The Eyes". Bitter and therefore thoroughly riveting, Elias Canetti, a lifelong misanthrope and misogynist (there are subtle nuances between the two hatreds, which are really… Read more
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NOTES FROM HAMPSTEAD: THE WRITER'S NOTES: 1954-1971
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NOTES FROM HAMPSTEAD: THE WRITER'S NOTES: 1954-1971

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by John Hargraves)

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9780374223267
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0374223262
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 217 pages. Retrospective collection of notes, fragments, and aphorisms. The final published collection of the author's notes and aphorisms. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Nachtrage aus Hampstead" in a felicitous English translation. An indispensable record of almost twenty years of "jottings", that is, thinking-as-living, living-as-thinking. These notes-to-oneself are all entries in the Notebooks he kept between 1954 and 1971: Brilliant, unsurpassed, and humane aphoristic writing that questions and… Read more
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EARWITNESS: FIFTY CHARACTERS

EARWITNESS: FIFTY CHARACTERS

by Canetti, Elias (Author) & Neugroschel, Joachim (Translator)

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9780233978611
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0233978615
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London, England: Andre Deutsch, 1979. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. London, England: Andre Deutsch, 1979. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 101 pages. Collection of character sketches. One of Elias Canetti's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United Kingdom. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, particularly the 1986 Reissued Edition. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Der Ohrenzeuge: Funfzig Charaktere" in the definitive English translation by Joachim Neugroschel. Character sketches, the narrative equivalent of the author's legendary aphorisms. "Combines criticism, literary invention, and social psychology. It is in a tradition created by the Greek philosopher Theophrastus and practiced by the English character writers of the 17th century: A… Read more
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THE VOICES OF MARRAKESH: A RECORD OF A VISIT

THE VOICES OF MARRAKESH: A RECORD OF A VISIT

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by C. V. Wedgwood)

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New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1978. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 105 pages. The author's ground-breaking account on subject. One of Elias Canetti's most accessible and beautifully written books. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, of which there are several. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Die Stimmen von Marrakesch" in a felicitous English translation. A travelogue that emphasizes what one hears (the trustworthy ear-as-witness, as ever, for Canetti) rather than what one sees (the duplicitous eye). The writer of "Auto-da-Fe" (1935), a great comic novel that, unsurprisingly, isn't recognized as such… Read more
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THE CONSCIENCE OF WORDS

THE CONSCIENCE OF WORDS

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by Joachim Neugroschel)

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9780816493340
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0816493340
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New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1979. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1979. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 246 pages. Retrospective collection of essays. One of Elias Canetti's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Das Gewissen der Worte" in the definitive English translation by Joachim Neugroschel. Canetti, the novelist, dramatist, aphorist, and memoirist as literary essayist. Written between 1962 and 1974, the collection includes the full text of "Kafka's Other Trial: The Letters To Felice", the longest piece in the book, and one of the greatest essays ever written on Kafka. It remains available… Read more
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AUTO-DA-FE

AUTO-DA-FE

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by C. V. Wedgwood)

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9780826402103
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0826402100
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New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1981. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1981. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 464 pages. New Edition of the author's first and only novel. One of the greatest novels of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in this edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, of which there are several. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Elias Canetti's "Die Blendung" in a felicitous English translation. A great comic novel that, unsurprisingly, isn't recognized as such because of its pre-Philip Roth misogyny. The literal English translation is "The Blinding". Considered too intimidating for apparently timid readers in English translation of the time, Canetti's first and only novel (1935) was first published… Read more
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THE AGONY OF FLIES: NOTES AND NOTATIONS: THE BILINGUAL EDITION
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THE AGONY OF FLIES: NOTES AND NOTATIONS: THE BILINGUAL EDITION

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by H. F. Broch De Rothermann)

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9780374102548
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0374102546
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1994. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1994. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 233 pages. Retrospective collection of notes, fragments, and aphorisms. One of Elias Canetti's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents, in a Bilingual Edition format, Elias Canetti's "Die Fliegenpein: Aufzeichnungen" in a felicitous English translation as "The Agony of Flies: Notes And Notations". German original on the left-hand page, English translation en face. A dazzling selection of "jottings", that is, thinking-as-living, living-as-thinking, from a lifetime spent doing so. Brilliant,… Read more
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CROWDS AND POWER

by Canetti, Elias (Translated by Carol Stewart)

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9780826402110
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New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1978. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Continuum/Seabury Press, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 495 pages. Book-length account on subject. One of the greatest books of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States in this edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions, of which there are many. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. Presents Elias Canetti's "Masse und Macht" in a felicitous English translation. A syncretic masterpiece that incorporates religion, mythology, philosophy, literature, psychology, anthropology, and sociology while implicitly rejecting Freudian and Marxist theory, the reigning orthodoxies (to this day) of Western thought. In its broad conception and concrete detail, it amounts to the most… Read more
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CARRY ME ACROSS THE WATER

CARRY ME ACROSS THE WATER

by Canin, Ethan

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New York City, NY: Random House, 2001. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Random House, 2001. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 206 pages. The author's fourth novel. Now considered a contemporary classic. Review Copy. Review Materials laid-in. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Ethan Canin's "Carry Me Across The Water". His fourth and most fully realized novel. "Tells the story of 78-year-old German immigrant August Kleinman. Having recently lost his beloved wife and sensing that the end is near, August flashes back to key moments in his past, struggling to see the patterns that have shaped his life. He escaped Nazi Germany when he was just a boy, and his mother's courage and counsel ('Take the advice of no one')… Read more
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