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use image capture. it comes with every Mac. simply highlight the pics you want to delete and hit the red-circle-with-a-line-through-it symbol to delete them.
Unfortunately, I'm not super familiar with the inner workings of the library file. You can copy the masters out and reorganize them into a new library so that your pics aren't lost: open a terminal window type mkdir ~/Desktop/RecoveredPicsEnter. This creates a new folder on your desktop where your recovered masters will live. type (but do not hit enter) ...
Look in "Albums" as well as "Photos" and you should find your photos.
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