110 items illustrated in full color. Highlights include: Anais Nin's rarest book, AULETRIS; a signed copy of Ed Ruscha's rare DUTCH DETAILS; an extraordinary postcard from actress Karen Allen written from the set of RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK; two original pastels by Charles Bukowski; an orginal photograph by Allen Ginsberg of Robert Creeley; Jeff Wall's scarce FREE MEDIA BULLETIN; Owen Simmon's legendary BOOK OF BREAD; a truly fine copy of Frank O'Hara's LUNCH POEMS; a number of items from Ed Sander's Fuck You Press; an extraordinary contemporary eyewitness letter to the attacks on Pearl Harbor; several exceptional outsider and vernacular books; and much, much more.[...] Read more
Catalogue 13: The Book and Nothing But the Book
Featuring 150 *books* (what a concept) fully illustrated in color, it includes generous selections of poetry (concrete and otherwise), art and photo (including Japanese photobooks), Beats and punks, association copies, artists' books, pulps, film, human sexuality, the obligatory modern firsts, and much more.[...] Read more
Special List 300: Thirty-Three Sixteenth-Century Books
LETTERE FIRMATE: 101 scrittori del Novecento italiano dalla collezione di Rolando Pieraccini
Large catalogue devoted to autographs and signed books by Italian poets, novelists, and writers of the 19. century.
336 pages, full color illustrated, 1171 (one thousand hundred seventy one) items, among which three archives.
Featuring Italo Calvino, Umberto Eco, Eugenio Montale, Indro Montanelli, Elsa Morante, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Alberto Moravia, Fernanda Pivano, Dario Fo, Salvatore Quasimodo, Primo Levi, Antonio Tabucchi, Dino Buzzati, Leonardo Sciascia &c.
Special guests: Astrid Lindgren, and Arthur Miller.