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John Stewart Allitt: Donizetti in the Light of Romanticism and the Teaching of Johann Simon Mayr. Element hardback in jacket, minor wear to edge of book (Stock ref 1496) £17.50

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Guy Atkins. Asger Jorn : Supplement : Paintings 1930 – 1973. Lund Humphries 1986. Hardback in jacket, paper becoming foxed. £50.00

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Guy Atkins. Asger Jorn : the Final Years 1965 – 1973. Lund Humphries 1980. Hardback in jacket, damp stain on front endpaper, small ink / paint marks on edge, paper becoming foxed. £200.00

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Peter Beagle, Ted Berrigan, John Cage, etc.: Guabi, issue no. 1. 1969.Large format (approx. 8.5 x 9 inch) magazine, published from Merrill College, University of California. This quite bulky publication is bound by two staples: the upper staple has started to come away from the card cover, & the predominantly white back cover is marked at the top corner. £30.00

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Warren Buckland (ed).: The Film Spectator: From Sign to Mind. Amsterdam University Press, 1995. 9053561315. Paperback. Fair. Signed by editor! Cover is rather worn, discoloured and creased. Edges of page block grubby. Prev. owner’s name on fep. N.B. Considerable sections of text are HEAVILY MARKED, ANNOTATED & UNDERLINED WITH BIRO OR HIGHLIGHTER!!! Still a useable copy of this scarce title. Ready to post in UK. (Stock ref 1342) £75.00

William Empson: The Structure of Complex Words. Chatto & Windus, 1951. First edition. Good/good. Green boards and gilt lettering reasonably bright though top edge a little faded. Long edge of page block noticeably foxed.Occasional pencil marking in margin (usually to correct text typos). Gift inscription on fep. Dj is foxed, grubby and darkened on spine: not price-clipped but tatty along top edge and has 1cm closed tear at foot of spine. £75.00

J.J. Fox & T.H. Bowles: The Analysis of Pigments, Paints & Varnishes. Ernest Benn, 1927. Hardback/no dj. Good. Grey boards rather worn at top and foot of spine and corners. Spine slightly faded but blue lettering still clear and well-defined. Top of page edges dusty and a little foxed. Some foxing to eps. Crossed-out name on fep. Ready to post in UK. (Stock ref 1856) £39.00

Freda Freiberg: Women in Mizoguchi Films. Japanese Studies Centre Melbourne 1981 rather worn stapled pamphlet – phone number pencilled on front cover, edge marked, a few marginal markings (Stock ref 833) £25.00

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Naomi M. Garret: The Renaissance of Haitian Poetry Presence Africaine unlaminated cover is worn & marked, with a short split & some loss at the top of the spine, edge worn, lower corner bumped, name on ffep, date marked at foot of title page (Stock ref 3026) £25.00

Lisa Guild: British Abstraction of the 1930s. Albemarle Gallery, 1988. Paperback (stapled). Good. Catalogue for the 13 Jan – 5 Feb 1988 exhibition. Introduction by Lisa Guild. 11 artists each with a biography and one b/w plate, chronology, bibliography. (Stock ref 1730) £8.00

Graham Gussin: One hundred titles. Cleveland, 1996. 1900918005. Paperback. Fair. Cover is rather worn, reading crease to spine, some small marks on back. Scarce. ‘Titles taken from short science fiction stories published in ‘Analog’ (formerly known as ‘Amazing Stories’) from 1930-1994.’ Ready to post in UK. (Stock ref 2340) £35.00

William C. McDonald: Whose Bread I Eat : The Song-poetry of Michel Beheim. Kummerle 1981 withdrawn library copy with expected markings in library binding, speckled foxing / stains on outer edge (Stock ref 1761) £20.00

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H. S. K. Mwaniki: The Living History of Embu and Mbeere East African. Literature Bureau 1973 cover rather worn & marked, heavy foxing / marking on page edges, liquid paper on ffep (Stock ref 3027) £20.00

An-Yi Pan: Contemporary Taiwanese Art in the Era of Contention. Taipei Fine Arts Museum/ Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, 2004. 9570169273. Oversized paperback. Catalogue published to accompany exhibition of same name. Parallel English/Chinese text. Illustrated. Good. Cover is rather worn, particularly on lower edge front cover. Corners bumped. Lower corner front cover creased. Gift inscription on title page which also has set off from yellow inside front cover. Tiny closed nick in top of edge of contents page. Edge of page block a little grubby. Dispatched first class from UK within 2 working days. (Stock ref 373) £55.00

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Eurwen Price, etc.: Celtic Literature and Culture in the Twentieth Century International Celtic Congress 1997 Plain white cover is a little foxed / marked, remainder mark on lower edge. (Stock ref 3017) £20.00

Jerome Sans & Marc Sanchez, (eds).: What is the Artist’s Role Today/Quel est le Role de l’Artiste Aujourd’Hui? Palais de Tokyo, 2002. 2847110011. Paperback. Good. Copyright page date ’10 novembre 2001′. This is ‘Tokyobook 2’. DUAL LANGUAGE ENGLISH & FRENCH TEXT. Arranged like an old Ace double sf pb, one way up in English, flip the book over and the other way up it’s in French! Paperback with continental style flaps. White unlaminated card cover has small stain on English front cover and a couple of specks and grubby line on the fold of the French front. V faint pink mark at top of spine. Spine uncreased and few signs of handling – in fact it doesn’t look like it has been read in either language. Ready to post in UK. (Stock ref 1910) £22.50

Emil Schumacher / Jens Christian Jensen / Andreas Franzke / Luigi Cavadini: Emil Schumacher : 2 volumes in case. Fidia 1994 serviceable two volume set: the card case is worn, with a split on the lower edge; the white card covers of the two books are worn & marked, as are the edges; there is a noticeable ripple to the edge of the page block of both vols; both vols have a previous owner’s signature on the half title page, and there is the imprint of some other bookdealer’s price on the ffep of vol 1: overall, this is still an impressive set, but very definitely secondhand (Stock ref 1908) £40.00

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Stefan Themerson: Logic, Labels, and Flesh Gaberbocchus 1974 front cover set a little forward, author’s name faded on spine, white cover a little marked (Stock ref 3042) £100.00

A. A. Valov: Art of Ivory-carving in Tobolsk. Middle-Urals Publishing House Sverdlovsk 1987. Hardback in dustjacket. Very good, but with rather bumped, worn corners. Not much English text. (Stock ref 141) £15.00

Joao Vieira: 25 Anos de Trabalho. &etc, 1985. Paperback. PORTUGUESE TEXT ONLY. Blue cover rather worn and grubby, several thumb marks, corners bumped. Generously illustrated, with biography and texts by E.M. de Melo e Castro & Ernesto de Sousa among others. PORTUGUESE TEXT ONLY. (Stock ref 1902) £50.00

Andrea Vizzini: The Teoretical Painting. Ravagan, 1986. Paperback with flaps. 118pp. Good plus. Top and lower edges are rather worn where they have been deliberately cut longer than the page block. Cover has few tiny indentations. Corners bumped. Faint grubby mark on back ep. Many colour and b&w plates. (Stock ref 319) £20.00

Theodor Werner : Ausgewahlte Arbeiten 1939-1966 Karl & Faber 1992 predominantly white cover of catalogue is worn & marked (Stock ref 2175) £10.00

Theodor Werner : Miniaturen auf Papier 1944-1968 Karl & Faber 1990 predominantly white cover of catalogue is worn & marked, with quite heavy blotchy marking on the back (Stock ref 2173) £10.00

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