Very Good. No Jacket. Hardcover. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Minor edge and corner wear; no dj; lightly scuffed and scratched; corners are gently bumped and rubbed; some light shelf wear; overall a very crisp and clean used first edition! Black cloth with silver letteringon the spine and silver illustration and lettering on the front board. Deckle page edges. Mapped endpapers. 278 very clean unmarked and uncreased historical and informative pages nicely enhanced by black and white illustrations! "In these Mythological Travels Daniel Spoerri has traveled far afield, in world and deed, from the eighty objects on top of the blue table in his Paris hotel room that served as points of departure for his classic autobiographical epic of accumulation, An Anecdoted Topography of Chance. This time the setting is the Greek island of Symi, a stone's throw from Turkey, where the artist lived, cooked and collaged under the roof of the unforgettable Kosta Theos, inventor, Son of God, and sworn foe of such 'monkey business' as the internal combustion engine, death, and the exploitation of man by man............"-------from the Translator's Introduction.
First Edition. Very good in stiff mylar cover, front & spine have silver decoration & lettering, text is clean with no markings, binding is solid., spine slightly sunned. Pasadena's finest independent new and used bookstore.
087110041X. Very good copy in silver-decorated black cloth with hint of fading at lower edges; no dust jacket but stiff, clear plastic cover in rather worn condition (as issued). Upper edges of text block spotted. "Magic à la noix and A dissertation on Keftedes were first published in Switzerland as issues 3 and 4 of Le petit colosse de Symi. "; Xxviii, 278 p. Illus., facsims., map (on lining papers) 22 cm.
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 087110041X. Translated from the French and introduced by Emmett Williams. First edition. Near fine in a very good (worn at the corners) acetate dust jacket.; 278 pages.
Very Good. 8vo. 278 pp. black cloth cover with silver lettering and illustration. Light fading to the spine. Light browning to page edges. Inscription on first blank page. The biography of a wandering chef.
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