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(AGAR, EILEEN; DALI, SALVADOR; LAM, WILFREDO; HUGNET, GEORGES; MAGRITTE, RENE; ET AL).
Surrealism: A Selection of Drawings, Prints, Books and Other Related Material Illustrating the Work of the Surrealists in Europe and England.
(London: David Ellis Jones), 1975. 1975. (London: David Ellis Jones), 1975. 1975. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed brown wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped. [20] pages, including 4 pages of black-and-white illustrations. The page corners are lightly bumped. Very good

Catalog for an exhibition at David Ellis Jones, London, which was organized by Paul Conran and ran from May 12th - 26th 1975.

Scarce. Very good .

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Book number: 33714
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Catalogue: Art
Keywords: ART; SURREALISM: A selection of Drawings, PrintS, Books and other related material illustrating the work of the Surrealists in Europe and EnglanD; ILLUSTRATED CATALOG; PAUL CONRAN, CURATOR; EXHIBITION; DAVID ELLIS JONES, LONDON; SALVADOR DALI; EILEEN AGAR

 
(DALI, SALVADOR; ERNST, MAX; PICASSO, PABLO; DE CHIRICO, ANDREA; ET AL).
Surrealismo.
Milano: Levi Arte Moderna, (1974). (1974). - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], light tan buckram titled in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly bumped. The dust jacket is chipped & lightly rubbed & soiled. cxxv & [8] pages [text] plus 138 pages of color illustrations & folding color plates, with a folding chronological chart in the rear. Also with black-and-white illustrations in the text. Very good. The text is in Italian. Very good .
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Book number: 95668
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 29 | £UK 25 | JP¥ 3826]
Catalogue: Art
Keywords: ART; SURREALISM; SURREALISTS; SURREALISMO; ITALIAN; ILLUSTRATIONS; FOLDING PLATES; CHRONOLOGICAL CHART; ARTISTS; PAINTERS; BIOGRAPHIES.

 
(ARP, JEAN; RAY, MAN; DALI, SALVADOR; ERNST, MAX; MAGRITTE, RENE; TANGUY, YVES; ET AL)
The Surrealists
New York: Byron Gallery, 1969. 1969. New York: Byron Gallery, 1969. 1969. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed red wrappers in an acetate dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped with 2 light score marks to the front wrap. The dust jacket is rubbed. 132 & [1] pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very good.

Catalog for an exhibition held at the Byron Gallery, New York City from November 11 to December 21, 1969. Very good .

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Book number: 25901
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1640]
Catalogue: Art
Keywords: ART; SURREALISM; THE SURREALISTS; JEAN ARP; MAN RAY; SALVADOR DALI; MAX ERNST; RENE MAGRITTE; YVES TANGUY; CATALOG; EXHIBITION; BYRON GALLERY, NEW YORK CITY; ILLUSTRATIONS.

 
(LINCOLN, ABRAHAM; AND HUGO, VICTOR)
Symposium Lincolniana: Patriotic Speeches by Abraham Lincoln and Poems by Victor Hugo in French and English. Various Display Prints in Denby Type
New York City: Coq d'Or Press, Inc. (1942). (1942). New York City: Coq d'Or Press, Inc. (1942). (1942). Very good. - Quarto, red cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The covers are rubbed. 48 & [2] pages printed in colors with several illustrations and plates as well as numerous facsimiles depicting the various Denby typefaces. There is a tiny stain to the bottom edge of a few leaves and some occasional offsetting to this otherwise internally bright & near fine copy.

Limited edition of 300 De Luxe copies. This copy is unnumbered on the colophon page. Very good .

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Book number: 29900
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Catalogue: Books-on-Books
Keywords: TYPOGRAPHY; BOOKS-ON-BOOKS; ART OF THE BOOK; TYPE SPECIMEN; DISPLAY PRINTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; PLATES; VICTOR HUGO; POETRY; POEMS; AMERICANA; HISTORY; ABRAHAM LINCOLN; LINCOLNIANA; PATRIOTIC SPEECHES; LIMITED EDITION; REFERENCE.

 
(ARNABOLDI, TIZIANA; DI LEONARDO, SALVATORE; GALEONE, ROSARIO; ET AL)
IL Teatro E IL Sapere Dell'Occhio: Scritti 1981-1984. / Mutus Liber
(Torino: I Llibri di Marginalia, 1985). 1985). (Torino: I Llibri di Marginalia, 1985). 1985). Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The binding is very slightly soiled. 108 pages. There is light foxing to the front endpaper. Black-and-white illustrations. Very good.

Inscribed to Dick Higgins of Something Else Press by the members of Mutus Liber [Tiziana Arnaboldi, Salvatore di Leonardo and Rosario Galeone] and signed "Mutus Liber 8/3/86".

The group states that the writings in this book accompanied their theatrical and visual researches and activities from 1981-1984. "Mutus Liber" [from the Latin Wordless Book] was an alchemical text published in France in the second half of the 17th century. It claimed to outline, through a series of mystical illustrations, a method of manufacturing the Philosopher's stone.

Rare. Very good .

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Book number: 12733
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 123.75 | £UK 106.5 | JP¥ 16396]
Catalogue: Theatre
Keywords: THEATRE; ALTERNATIVE THEATRE; AVANTGARDE THEATRE; PERFORMANCE ART; ITALIAN; MUTUS LIBER; TIZIANA ARNABOLDI; SALVATORE DI LEONARDO; ROSARIO GALEONE; IL TEATRO E IL SAPERE DELL'OCCHIO: SCRITTI 1981-1984; INSCRIBED; SIGNED; SIGNATURE; AUTOGRAPH; ILLUSTRA

 
(BYRD, ADMIRAL RICHARD E.; COTLOW, LEWIS N.; AND MACDONALD, H.B., &C.).
Through Africa Unarmed" by Lewis N. Cotlow, [Published in]: The Log of the Circumnavigators Club, Vol. 26, No. 3, Summer 1938.
[New York: The Circumnavigators Club], 1938. 1938. - Octavo, 10 inches high by 6-3/4 inches wide. Softcover, bound in stapled white wraps, titled and decorated in indigo blue with a black & white illustration of the "Al Fresco Dining Hall in Sequoia National Park" pictured on the front cover. The covers are slightly rubbed with a small stain to the bottom right corner of the front cover and the name "Byrd" penciled at top right. 62 & [2] pages, with black & white textual and full-page illustrations. Very good. This issue includes an essay based on the minutes taken at the "Dinner to Circum Admiral Richard E. Byrd", illustrated from photographs. Included is a full-page illustration picturing all the members, attired in formal wear, who attended "The Dinner to Rear-Admiral Richard E. Byrd, May 18, 1938". Also included is H.B. MacDonald's 12-page essay "Among the Sequoias". Of particular note is the 12-page essay "Through Africa Unarmed" by Lewis N. Cotlow, illustrated with 5 photographs. The explorer, author and filmmaker Lewis Cotlow (1898-1987) served with the United States Merchant Marine during the First World War. He went on to pursue studies at George Washington University before participating in 30 expeditions which included travel to Africa, South America, Indonesia, the Arctic, the Amazon, Australia and New Guinea. From the 1930's through the 50's, Cotlow filmed many of his travels and expeditions. His first technicolor film, co-produced with wildlife photographer Armand Dennis, was filmed on location in Africa. Cotlow was awarded the Explorers Club Medal and the Order of Magellan. RARE. Very good .
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Book number: 96409
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Keywords: ADMIRAL RICHARD E. BYRD; LEWIS N. COTLOW; CIRCUMNAVIGATORS CLUB; LOG OF THE CIRCUMNAVIGATORS CLUB; H.B. MACDONALD; TRAVEL; EXPLORATION; THROUGH AFRICA UNARMED; AFRICA; SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK; ARCTIC; AMAZON AUSTRALIA NEW GUINEA.

 
[LE VAILLANT, FRANCOIS; BROWNE, WILLIAM GEORGE; AND BARROW, JOHN].
Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa by M. Le Vaillant. [Together with] Travels in Egypt and Libya, by Mr. Browne. [and]: Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa, by Mr. John Barrow. Bound Together Into Volume XXI of "a General Collection of Voyages and Travels, Including the Most Interesting Records of Navigators and Travellers, from the Discovery of America, by Columbus, in 1492, to the Travels of Lord Valentia. (Volume 21 Only, Complete in Itself).
London: Sherwood, Neely and Jones, 1813. 1813. - Octavo, 6-7/8 inches high by 4-1/8 inches wide. Bound in plain gray publisher's boards. The spine is lacking and the front cover is detached. The boards are rubbed, soiled and bumped with wear to the edges. iv & 380 deckle-edged pages, illustrated with a folding map of Africa and 4 full-page plates. There is occasional minor foxing. Good.

This is volume 21 - complete in itself - of a 28 volume set.

The book includes Francois Le Vaillant's "Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa, by M. Le Vaillant, performed in the Years 1780, 81, 82, 83, 84, and 85". Le Vaillant's Travels are illustrated with 2 plates respectively titled: "Le Vaillant discovered by his Hottentot Servant while seeking refuge from an enraged Elephant" and "Le Vaillant crowning Haripa King of the Koraques".

Le Vaillant's travels are followed by William George Browne's "Travels in Egypt and Libya, by Mr. Browne, from the year 1792 to 1798. Browne's travels are illustrated with a folding map of Africa and a plate titled "A Public Audience at El Fasher".

Concluding this volume is John Barrow's "Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa, by Mr. John Barrow, in the Years 1797 and 1798". Barrow's travels are illustrated with a plate depicting "A Hottentot Shepherd attacked by a Lion".

From the library of geologist and mining engineer James Douglas, after whom Douglas, Arizona was named, with his bookplate on the front pastedown. Douglas, who was born in Quebec, spent much of his early life in Scotland. For many years, as a metallurgist and mining engineer, he was involved in several important Western American enterprises. Fair .

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Book number: 35850
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Keywords: TRAVEL; EXPLORATION; HISTORY; FRANCOIS LE VAILLANT; TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR DISTRICTS OF AFRICA; WILLIAM GEORGE BROWNE; TRAVELS IN EGYPT AND LIBYA; JOHN BARROW; TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF SOUTHERN AFRICA; ILLUSTRATED; ENGRAVINGS; PLATES; ILLUSTRATIONS; A

 
[MARSH, ANNE; AND KINGSLEY, CHARLES]
The Triumphs of Time. The Previsions of Lady Evelyn; with the Conclusion. By the Author of "Two Old Men's Tales," Emilia Wyndham," &C
London: Simms and M'Intyre, 1849. 1849. London: Simms and M'Intyre, 1849. 1849. Very good. - 348 pages bound in with the floral-decorated series title for "The Parlour Library XXVI. The Triumphs of Time by the Author of 'Two Old Men's Tales,' &c."

First edition of the Third part.

Parts 1 and 2 of "The Previsions of Lady Evelyn" by novelist Anne Marsh [1791-1874] were first published in 1844 as part of "The Triumphs of Time". The third, and concluding, part was published here (in 1849) for the first time. [See Wolff #4557].

Together with: YEAST: A Problem. By the Author of Alton Locke. Copyright Edition. Leipzig: Bernh. Tauchnitz Jun. 1851. x &337 pages with the series title: "Collection of British Authors. Vol. CCVII. Yeast by the Author of Alton Locke. In One Volume."

The first Continental edition of Yeast, the first novel by Charles Kinsley, published in the same year as the first English edition.

2 books bound in one volume.

12mo, three-quarter dark brown leather & cloth titled in gilt with raised bands on the spine. The covers & leather are rubbed & scuffed. Some occasional scattered foxing, else quite good. Very good .

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Book number: 1259
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 103.25 | £UK 88.75 | JP¥ 13663]
Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: LITERATURE; NOVELS; FICTION; ANNE MARSH; CHARLES KINGSLEY; BRITISH NOVELISTS; THE PREVISIONS OF LADY EVELYN; YEAST; FIRST NOVEL; FIRST EDITION; COPYRIGHT EDITION; TAUCHNITZ; PARLOUR LIBRARY.

 
(DOWLEY, PETER; AND WELLS, EDWARD)
A True Copy of a Letter Lately Written by Mr. Dowley to Dr. Wells, and Now Published by Dr. Wells, Together with the Doctor's Answer
Oxford: Printed at the Theater for Jo. Stephens, 1706. 1706. Oxford: Printed at the Theater for Jo. Stephens, 1706. 1706. Very good. - Small octavo, 6-1/4 inches high by 4 inches wide. Softcover, unbound self-wraps removed from a larger collection of pamphlets at some time in the distant past with some remnants of leather still adhering to the spine. 54 pages. There is some very minor occasional foxing and slight darkening. Very good.

First edition.

Peter Dowley was "a dissenting teacher of the Presbytarian or independent persuation."

Edward Wells, D.D. (1667-1727) was an eminent classical scholar, mathematician and theologian. Very good .

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Book number: 31363
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Catalogue: Religion
Keywords: RELIGION; PRESBYTARIANISM; PETER DOWLEY; EDWARD WELLS; OXFORD IMPRINT; FIRST EDITION; EIGHTEENTH CENTURY; 18TH CENTURY; DISSENTING TEACHER; INDEPENDENT PERSUASION; 1ST EDITION; MATHEMATICIAN; THEOLOGIAN; A TRUE COPY OF A LETTER LATELY WRITTEN BY MR. DOWLE

 
(ABELS, PIO; VON BERG, HELGA; ERMERT, UDO; ET AL). (BERCHE, AXEL; BULKOWSKI, HANSJURGEN; GLASER, PETER; ET AL)
Tympan: Literatur/Grafik. (Cover Title)
(Leverkusen, Germany): Tympan, circa [1978]. [1978]. (Leverkusen, Germany): Tympan, circa [1978]. [1978]. Good. - sc Octavo. Unbound sheets. The contents are laid into a maroon stiff paper case printed in white. The case is rubbed with a crease & tear to the top edge. Unnumbered, unbound sheets of cream stock printed in black, including texts and graphic contributions. The contents are very good.

Tympan publishes poems, short prose pieces, essays, photos and graphic art. The editors of this issue were Wolfgang Heyder, Bernd Kilian, Jens Pruss, Ulli Schoenwald and Ernst Specks. The text is in German. Good .

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Book number: 26643
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Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: LITERATURE; ART; GRAPHIC ART; POETRY; POEMS; PERIODICAL; GERMAN; TYMPAN; WOLFGANG HEYDER; BERND KILIAN; JENS PRUSS; ULLI SCHOENWALD; ERNST SPECKS; WRITERS; ARTISTS; PETER GLASER; AXEL BERCHE; HANSJURGEN BULKOWSKI; PIO ABELS; HELGA VON BERG; UDO ERMERT.

 
(MORISON, STANLEY; VOX, MAXIMILIEN; HAMMER, VICTOR; GILL, ERIC; ET AL)
Type and Typography: Highlights from Matrix, the Review for Printers and Bibliophiles
West New York, NJ: Mark Batty Publisher, 2003. 2003. West New York, NJ: Mark Batty Publisher, 2003. 2003. Fine. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], decorative paper covered boards in a dust wrapper. There is a publisher's sticker on the rear panel of the dust jacket. xx, [iv] & 374 pages plus colophon. Illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine.

First edition. Fine .

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Book number: 30381
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Catalogue: Books-on-Books
Keywords: BOOKS-ON-BOOKS; PRINTING; TYPE DESIGN; TYPOGRAPHERS; TYPE DESIGNERS; TYPE AND TYPOGRAPHY: HiGhlights from Matrix, the review for printers and biIlophiles; STANLEY MORISON; FRENCH DESIGNER; FRENCH PUBLISHER; MAXIMILIEN VOX; VICTOR HAMMER; ERIC GILL; JAN VA

 (HOOVER, CHRIS; LEUNG, SIMON; BEBLO, DEBORAH; NAVARRO, RAYMOND; ET AL)., [Untitled].
(HOOVER, CHRIS; LEUNG, SIMON; BEBLO, DEBORAH; NAVARRO, RAYMOND; ET AL).
[Untitled].
(New York: Independent Study Program of the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1989). 1989). - Octavo, softcover bound in decorative red, white & black wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed, bumped & soiled with light creasing to the top corner of the front wrap & the top edge of the rear wrap. 152 pages. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. Very good. This untitled first Whitney Museum Independent Study Program student publication includes contributions from writers and artists--articles, conceptual art pieces, photography, visual poetry, collage, etc. Very good .
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Book number: 95716
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Catalogue: Art
Keywords: ART; CONCEPTUAL ART; EXPERIMENTAL; PHOTOGRAPHY; VISUAL POETRY; WHITNEY MUSEUM INDEPENDENT STUDY PROGRAM; STUDENT PUBLICATION.

 (FAIRBANKS, JR., DOUGLAS; AND HOBART, ROSE)., A Vintage Black & White Photograph of Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. And Rose Hobart in a Scene from the 1931 Film "Chances".
(FAIRBANKS, JR., DOUGLAS; AND HOBART, ROSE).
A Vintage Black & White Photograph of Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. And Rose Hobart in a Scene from the 1931 Film "Chances".
Hollywood, CA: First National Pictures, (1931). (1931). - A 7 inch high by 9-1/2 inch wide black & white vintage photo on 8 inch wide by 10 inch wide photographic stock. The image depicts Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. and Rose Hobart standing outside an institutional wall watching a badly injured soldier exiting the building with the aid of a nurse. An English police officer looks on. The notation "C - 84" is printed in white within the image at bottom right. "DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS, JR. in 'CHANCES' -A First National & Vitaphone Prod. Made in USA" is printed in the bottom margin. There are some minor creases to the tips of the corners and there is some light scratching to the image. Very good.

Two brothers on leave fall for the same girl in World War I London.

This a vintage original movie still, not a reproduction. Very good.

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Catalogue: Film
Keywords: MOVIES; FILM; CINEMA; PHOTO; PHOTOGRAPHY; HOLLYWOOD STAR; DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS, JR.; MOVIE STAR; ROSE HOBART; VINTAGE; PHOTOGRAPH; MOVIE STILL; SCENE; CHANCES; WORLD WAR I.

 
(RACHMANINOFF, SERGEI; NEMIROVICH-DANCHENKO, VLADIMIR; ET AL). (STALIN, JOSEPH; TOLSTOY, ALEXEI; POGODIN, NIKOLAI; GLEBOV,IVAN; ET AL; KEMENOV, VLADIMIR; EDITOR-IN-CHIEF)
Voks Bulletin 5-6
(Moscow): U.S.S.R. Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries, (1943). (1943). (Moscow): U.S.S.R. Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries, (1943). (1943). Good. - Small quarto [approximately 10 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream wrappers with a vignette in black on the front wrap. The wraps are soiled & darkened around the edges. The head & tail of the spine are torn. 62 & [2] pages. Black-and-white illustrations, including 2 pages reproducing World War II drawings by Nikolai Zhukov. There is a light vertical crease to each wrap & each leaf where the bulletin has been folded. Good.

From the Stefansson Collection of the Dartmouth College Library with a library stamp & a discard stamp on the front wrap.

Among the contents of this issue are an article on Rachmaninoff by Ivan Glebov and one on Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko by Nikolai Pogodin; a May 1st 1943 address by Stalin; a piece "On the Fundamentals of Modern Tactics by M. Galaktionov, and "How the Trilogy, The Road to Calvary Came to Be Written" by Alexei Tolstoy. The last page describes a game in the May 1943 Sverdlovsky Chess Tournament [Botvinnik vs. Konstantinopolsky]. Good .

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Book number: 17704
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 29 | £UK 25 | JP¥ 3826]
Catalogue: History
Keywords: HISTORY; SOVIET UNION; U.S.S.R.; CHESS; SVERDLOVSKY CHESS TOURNAMENT; BOTVINNICK; KONSTANTINOPOLSKY; ARTS; CULTURE; MILITARY; MUSIC; SERGEI RACHMANINOFF; THEATRE; VLADIMIR NEMIROVICH-DANCHENKO; ALEXEI TOLSTOY; THE ROAD TO CALVARY; IVAN GLEBOV; NIKOLAI POG

 
(XU BING; MORI, MARIKO; APPLEBY, ANNE; OTT, SABINA; MIN-HA, TRINH T.; KELLEY, MIKE; ROLLOF, ULF; ET AL)
World Art: The Magazine of Contempory Visual Arts. Number 14
G+B Arts International, 1996. 1996. G+B Arts International, 1996. 1996. Very good. - Small quarto [10-3/8 inches high by 9-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped. 84 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very good.

Among the contents of this issue are articles on the work of Mike Kelley, Ulf Rollof, Xu Bing, Mariko Mori, Anne Appleby, Sabina Ott and Trinh T. Min-ha. Very good .

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Book number: 23655
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Catalogue: Art
Keywords: ART; PERIODICAL; WORLD ART: The Magazine of Contempory Visual Arts 1996; Mike Kelley; Ulf Rollof; Xu Bing; Mariko Mori; Anne Appleby; Sabina Ott; Trinh T. Min-ha; ILLUSTRATIONS.

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