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1 Anouilh, Jean. THE WALTZ OF THE TOREADORS.
COWARD. NY 1957 1957 1st Edition Hardcover Near fine Dust Jacket Included 
First American Edition. Near fine in a priceclipped near fine dj. (light traces of rubbing on bottom edge. A few faint traces of shelfwear at corners of dj.) Filmed in 1962. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Apollinaire, Guillaume. SELECTED POEMS.
HARMONDSWORTH PENGUIN. 1965 First Edition. Mass Market Paperback Fine 
First English Language Edition. A paperback original. Fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (Text age toned) (O) 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Apollinaire, Guillaume. THE HERESIARCH AND CO.
DOUBLEDAY. NY 1965 1965 First Edition. Hardcover near fine Dust Jacket Included 
First American Edition. A near fine copy in a priceclipped Nf. dj. (A few edge tears & traces of light rubbing to corners of dj. Faint hint of offsetting on front endpaper, and along upper edges of cloth covers) 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Artaud, Antonin & Solomon, Carl & Jones, Leroi. THE TREMBLING LAMB.
NP PHOENIX BOOKSTORE.(Distributor) First Edition. Photograph 
A trade paperback original in digest-size printed wrappers. (Trace of offsetting at fore edge of front cover. A few small areas of light shelfsoiling at spine) photograph of actress Jean Harlow on front cover. Features work by Artaud, Solomon & Jones. (O) 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Artaud, Antonin. ANTONIN ARTAUD. SELECTED WRITINGS.
NY: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX. 1976 1976 First Edition. Hardcover near fine Dust Jacket Included 
First American Edition. A near fine copy in a Nf. dj. (Light soiling at top edge & along upper edge of cloth. Short edge nicks in dj. Faint stain at head of rear dj. flap) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Artaud, Antonin. SUPPLEMENT AUX LETTRES DE RODEZ. Suivi de COLERIDGE LE TRAITRE.
PARIS GLM. 1949 First Edition. 
One of 1000 numbered copies. Near fine in printed wrappers. (Tiny nick at base of front cover. Light foxing to covers) 
Price: 125.00 USD
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7 Artaud, Antonin. THE PEYOTE DANCE.
NY FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX. 1976 First Edition. Fine 
First American Edition. Fine in a fine dj. Signature of "Hope Davis"(the actress?) on front endpaper. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Artaud, Antonin. (Contributor) REVUE DE LA POESIE. NUMERO DOUBLE 1-2.
PARIS GROU-RADENEZ. 1948 First Edition. Very Good 
Double issue devoted entirely to the writer and actor Antonin Artaud, featuring much of his work as well as contributions from Braque, Rene Char, and many others, including an arresting photo-portrait of Artaud by Man Ray. This homage came only 3 monthes after Artaud's death. A very good+ copy with only a small chip at the base of spine, and a few short edge tears & traces of mild erasure at edges of wrappers. Paper in text age darkened as one might expect. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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9 Artaud, Antonin. (Text) Corti, Victor. (Translation) ANTONIN ARTAUD. COLLECTED WORKS. VOLUME ONE.
LONDON CALDER & BOYARS. 1968 First Edition. 
First English Language Edition. Near fine in a nf. dj. (Trace of light shelfsoiling to dj.) From the library of noted Hollywood screenwriter Charles Eastman with his signature and date on front endpaper. (O) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Artaud, Antonin. (Text) Eshleman, Clayton & Glass, Norman. (Trans.) ANTONIN ARTAUD: 4 Texts.
LOS ANGELES: PANJANDRUM PRESS. 1982 1982 First Edition. Soft Cover 
First American Edition. A trade paperback original. (There was also a small cloth issue) About fine, but for a rubbed spot on rear cover where printed price was obliterated. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Barthes, Roland. THE GRAIN OF THE VOICE. INTERVIEWS 1962-1980.
NY: HILL & WANG. 1984 1984 First Edition. Soft Cover Fine 
First American Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Fine in plain printed wrappers. (Hint of faint foxing at top edge) 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Barthes, Roland. (Text) Sontag, Susan. (Editor & introduction) A BARTHES READER.
NY FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX. 1982 First Edition. Cloth 
Close to fine in a fine dj. (Couple of faint spots of soiling at fore edge)  
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Baudelaire, Charles. (Essays) Mayne, Jonathan. (Trans.) THE MIRROR OF ART. CRITICAL STUDIES BY CHARLES BAUDELAIRE.
NY PHAIDON PRESS. 1955 First Edition. 
First American edition. Fine in a priceclipped near fine dj. (Couple tiny edge nicks in dj. Spine lightly discolored) (O) 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Baudelaire, Charles. (Poems) MacIntyre, C.F. (Trans.) BAUDELAIRE. ONE HUNDRED POEMS FROM LES FLEURS DU MAL.
CALIFORNIA. BERKELEY 1947 1947 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Included 
First Edition. (Thus) Fine in a close to fine dj. (Previous owner's name on front endpaper. A few small edge nicks & touches of mild rubbing) A nearly 'as new' copy. (O) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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15 Baudelaire, Charles. (Text) macIntyre, C.F. (Trans,) BAUDELAIRE: POEMS FROM LES FLEURS DU MAL.
BERKELEY CALIFORNIA. 1947 First Edition. 
Near fine in red cloth covers in a Vg.+ dj. (Orange hue at spine on dj. has discolored . Couple of short edge tears & small chips in dj. Faint shelfsoiling on rear panel of dj.) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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16 Baudelaire, Charles. (Text) Symons, Arthur. (Trans.) THE SELECTED LETTERS OF BAUDELAIRE.
ALBERT & CHARLES BONI. NY 1927 1927 First Edition. Hardcover Near fine Dust Jacket Included 
First American Edition. Near fine in a Vg.+ dj. (Several chips in dj. None affecting the wonderfully atmospheric black covers, with the spectral white lettering & pictorial image) Scarce in dj. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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17 Blier, Bertrand. GOING PLACES.
PHILADELPHIA LIPPINCOTT. 1974 First American Edition. Trade Paperback Near fine 
A trade-size paperback original & Photoplay edition. Near fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (Light traces of shelfsoiling to covers) Film director Bertrand Blier adapted his own novel into the film. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Boulle, Pierre. THE BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER KWAI.
VANGUARD. NY 1954 1954 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
First American Edition. Near fine in a good only dj. (A few small edge chips & touches of shelfwear to dj. Short tear at base of one page in text. Edgewear to dj.) Basis for the Oscar winning film directed by David Lean. (O) 
Price: 175.00 USD
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19 Breton, Andre. (Ed.) CAHIERS G.L.M. SEPTIEME CAHIER MARS 1938.
PARIS G.L.M. 1938 First Edition. 
Very good+ or better copy in pale green printed wrappers. (132pp. with additional advertisements) (Unprinted spine lightly age toned with a few small nicks. Text lightly toned. Mild spine lean) Features drawings by Magritte, Tanguy, Chirico, Dali & Man Ray. Also work by Paul Eluard, Breton & others. (GC) 
Price: 250.00 USD
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20 Breton, Andre. Char, Rene. Eluard, Paul. (Text) Waldrop, Keith. (Translator) RALENTIR TRAVAUX.
CAMBRIDGE: EXACT CHANGE. 1990 
Trade Paperback. First Edition. About fine in trade-size printed wrappers.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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