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Anales De Antropologia. Vol. I, Arqueologia Y Antropologia Fisica

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Mexico City, Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico. Instituto De Investigaciones Antropologicas: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16031

Condition: Very Good


Photographs, charts, diagrams (some folding); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 356 pages; Paperback in glossy illustrated wraps. Solid clean copy is lightly bumped at the base of the spine. Expected light toning to page stock. Numerous plates and diagrams, some folding. Prior owner has lettered "Vol I" in pen to the base of the spine panel; his surname penned top corner of front cover. VG View more info

Anales De Antropologia. Vol. II, Etnologia Y Linguistica

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Mexico City, Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico. Instituto De Investigaciones Antropologicas: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16032

Condition: Very Good


Line drawings and tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 99 pages; Paperback in glossy illustrated wraps. Solid clean copy is lightly shelf rubbed to surfaces and edges. Expected light toning to page stock. Prior owner has lettered "Vol II" in pen to the base of the spine panel; his surname penned top corner of front cover. VG View more info

The Jesuit "Republic" of Guaranis (1609-1768) and its Heritage

By: Abou, Selim & Lawrence J. Johnson (Trans. )

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Crossroad Herder: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22326

ISBN: 0824517067

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


1609-1768; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages; Tight fresh and neat in original pictorial dust jacket. No marks. Just a hint of shelf rub to jacket at spine ends and tips. A lovely copy. Lavishly illustrated with vibrant color photographs and reproduced artwork. NF/NF... Oversize book will require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Once Upon a Quinceanera; Coming of Age in the USA

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 35061

ISBN: 0670038733

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Snugly bound and clean in original dust jacket with publisher's $23.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Signed by Alvarez on the title page. 2" closed tear along th rear flap fold, top edge and just trace shelf evidence to jacket edges. NF/VG+; Signed by Author View more info

Ceremonias Mortuorias Entre Los Otomies Del Norte Del Estado De Mexico

By: Attias, Isabel Lagarriga ; Juan Manuel Sandoval Palacios

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toluca, Gobierno Del Estado De Mexico: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16229

Condition: Very Good-


Drawings; tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 122 pages; Paperback in pictorial card stock covers. Solid clean copy; no marks. Abrasion tear and scar to rear panel has been carefully mended with arhical materials. Contents clean and neat with just the moderate damage to the rear cover. Scarce. VG- View more info

Canciones De Mi Isla // Songs from My Island

By: Bellber, William & Marta Montanez & Armando Soto; Martin Rubio (Illust)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, A. R. T. S. , Inc.: 1993

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 25244

Condition: Near Fine


Musical notation and drawings; 44 pages; Paperback in pictorial card stock wraps; saddles stapled binding. Bright, tight and fresh. No marks. A collection of songs with musical notation and lyrics. Includes illustrations from drawings. Feels and appears about as new. NF View more info

Romances Judeo-espanoles De Oriente: Nueva Recoleccion

By: Benmayor, Rina and Judith H Mauleon

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Madrid, Gredos: 1979

Seller ID: 27275

ISBN: 8460015645

Condition: Good+


Fuentes para el estudio del romancero :; Photographs and musical notation; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 260 pages; HC recased from original paperback format. Snugly bound in dark blue cloth with pictorial front wrap mounted to the cover board. Snugly bound and neat. Light ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine, bookplate and pocket/slip at rear. Never checked and remains tight and fresh with crisp clean contents. Illustrated with photographs and muical n... View more info

Discursos

By: Castro, Fidel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Habana, Cuba, Editorial De Ciencias Sociales, Instituto Cubano Del Libro: 1976

Seller ID: 17774

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages; Paperback in glossy pictorial flap-fold covers. A bright, clean and neat copy. No marks. Light shelf wear to covers at tips. Solid neat copy. VG+ View more info

A Memoir of Daniel Wadsworth Coit of Norwich, Connecticut; 1787-1876

By: Coit, Daniel Wadsworth and Daniel and William Gilman

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Norwich, CT, Privately Printed: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18958

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 178 pages; Privately printed for the authors at Norwich, CT. HC in green cloth with titles brightly in gilt to front cover and spine. Inscribed by William Gilman on a blue card tipped onto the title page. Bright, snug and neat. Just mild foxing to endpages, and frontis tissue guard. Cloth a little crimped at spine ends. Describes Coit's travels on merchant ships buying and selling cargoes of imported goods, and of supplying arms for the War o... View more info

L'Empire Du Bresil, a L'Exposition Universelle De 1876 a Philadelphie.

By: Comissao Brasileira Na Exposicao Universal De Philadelphia

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Rio de Janeiro, Comissao Brasileira Na Exposicao Universal de Philadelphia: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22840

Condition: Good


Folding maps and tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 542 pages; Stout paperback volume in original title lettered wraps. With several folding maps and tables. A bininding copy, essentially disbound. Binding threads separated with the contents neatly stacked inside the original covers. Covers are chipped at the edges and soiled to surfaces. Prior i=library/institutional evidence to the rear cover. Pages unopened at the top and front edges. Maps and tables are crisp and nea... View more info

The Canela (Eastern Timbira) , I; An Ethnographic Introduction

By: Crocker, William H.

Price: $33.95

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Institution Press: 1990

Seller ID: 17441

Condition: Very Good


Smithsoniancontributions to Anthropology, No. 33; B&W Photographs; diagrams; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 487 pages; Paperback in pink and red, matte paper covers. Square, sound and clean; no marks. Appears unread. A (drop) bump to the crown with resulting short closed splits to the cover stock but no affect to any surface area of pages or structural integrity of the book. Illustrated with photos and diagrams. Printed entirely on glossy stock paper; this is a stout and h... View more info

Provisiones Cedulas Instrucciones, Para El Gobierno De La Nueva Espana

By: Dr. Vasco De Puga

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Madrid, Edicionees Cultura Hispanica: 1945

Seller ID: 31800

Condition: Good+


4to 11" - 13" tall; 213 pages; Oversize paperback binding. Limited edition facsimile printing of the original 1587 impression.. Ex-library copy with call label to base of spine and mild ownership attachments to endpages. Contents bright and clean. Storage wave to the foot of the book from shelf storage; otherwise neat. G+ Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Horacio: a Tale of Brazil

By: Fenn, R. W

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, American Tract Society: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bio000232

Condition: Very Good


1913 Am Tract Society hardcover in blue cloth. Bright clean copy with just minimal shelf rub to edges of boards. Prior owner name front endpg; else unmarked. Glossary at rear. VG+ Uncommon.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 309 pages; Hardcover in original blue cloth. Bright clean copy with just minimal shelf rub to edges of boards. Prior owner name front endpg; else unmarked. Glossary at rear. Lacking dust jacket but otherwise VG or better. Uncommon. View more info

Arte De La Lengua Mexicana Y Castellana

By: Fray Alonso De Molina

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madrid, Ediciones Cultura Hispanica: 1945

Seller ID: 31810

Condition: Good+


Colleccion De Incunables Americanos Volumen VI; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 35 pages; Oversize paperback binding. Limited edition facsimile printing of the original 1587 impression.. Ex-library copy with call lable to base of spine and mild ownership attachments to endpages. Light storage wave along the bottom edge. Contents bright and clean. Aside from ex-library status a well preserved copy. Storage wave to the foot of the book from shelf storage; otherwise neat. G++.... View more info

Suffragio E Rappresentanza Nel Peru Dell'800 Parte Prima, Gli Itinerari Della Sovranita (1808 - 1860)

By: Gabriella Chiaramonti

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Torino, Otto Editore: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16030

ISBN: 8887503605

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 421 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright clean copy; no marks. Just mild shelf evidence to edges and surfaces. VG+ Scarce View more info

1791 A Tale of San Domingo.

By: Gilliam, E. W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Baltiimore, MD, John Murphy & Co.: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15480

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 308 pages; Bright, snug and neat in publisher's brown cloth with decorative title lettering brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Corners of boards just slightly bumped; cloth at spine very lightly crimped but with no fraying or tears. There are trace remnants of a prior owner bookplate to the front pastedown and evidence of a repair to the font endpages in the gutter. Tight bright and neat. Scarce in such well preserved condition. Uncommon fic... View more info

The U. S. Naval Astronomical Expedition to the Southern Hemisphere During the Years 1849-'50-'51-'52 : Volume I. Chile: its Geography, Climate, Earthquakes, Government, Social Condition, Mineral and Agricultural Resources, Commerce & C. ,

By: Gilliss, Lieut. J. M.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Washingon, DC, A. O. P. Nicholson: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33988

Condition: Very Good-


Maps, folding; chromolithograph; and tinted lithos; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 556 pages; Oversize HC in original green cloth with pictorial desing to cover and titles to spine in gilt; decorative ruling and borders in blind. Soundly bound, clean and complete. Includes 3 folding maps of Chile, a fold-out panorama view (with some color added by hand) of Santa Lucia, a chromolithograph color plate of an Araucanian Chief and tinted lithograph views and single sheet maps a... View more info

My Music is My Flag; Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940

By: Glasser, Ruth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 35055

ISBN: 0520208900

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright tight and fresh; feels and appears unread. Handsome fresh copy. NF View more info

The Spectacular City; Violence and Performance in Urban Bolivia

By: Goldstein, Daniel M.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Durham, Duke University Press Books: 2004

Seller ID: 33285

ISBN: 0822333708

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy color illustrated covers. Tightly bound and fresh; no marks. Just superficial shelf evidence to covers. Feels and appears unread just about as new. NF View more info

Extracts from a Journal, Written on the Coasts Chili, Peru, and Mexico, in the Years 1820, 1821, 1822. Volumes I and II

By: Hall, Basil

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, E. Littell: 1824

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 23291

Condition: Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 474 pages; Two volumes bound as one, complete. Rebound in heavy library buckram with title lettering and call number alike struck in gilt to spine. Original front endpages lacking up to the title page; rear blank included. Otherwise the text is complete. Usual, expected toning and foxing scattered throughout. Two pages with short edge tears have been mended with archival Japanese paper. The American edition published without maps, but includ... View more info