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London, New York, Toronto: Longmans, Green and Co., 1931. First Edition. 8vo., 242pp.; VG-; spine black with faded lettering; brown cloth boards; mild shelfwear; tear to top edge of spine; one photo separated but present; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; top edge of text block red; mild age-toning to pages; shelved Latin America.
Limited Editions Club, 1942. Limited edition. Quarto; Numbered edition, no. 187; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown leather, raised bands, gold print, top torn and taped; Boards in brown leather, spine caps torn away, wear to edges and corners, slight warping, torn at both ends of spine, wear to hinges; Text block has cracked front hinge, peripheral tanning to endpapers, pp. 193-196 separating from binding, clean text; Signed in red ink on the edition page by the printer, illustrator, and editor (Block); xxii, 263 pages, illustrated (color).
Salem: Cushing & Appleton, 1803. First American Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; G; rebacked in modern calf with ox-blood label and gilt lettering, previous contemporary boards preserved; some water damage to interior of volume 1, including title page and map; map present in volume 1; mild age-toning to interiors; small stamp of previous ownership to sfeps, title pages; WD consignment; shelved case 9.
Augsburg, Germany: Consejo Empresario de America Latina, 1997. First edition. Quarto; pp 384; VG-/VG-; Beige/dark green spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges, light sunning to spine; cloth has clean exterior; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, pages 384-5 are stuck together, as is; interior clean; Spanish and Portuguese text; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Santa Barbara, CA: Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 2003. Spanish Language Edition. 4to., 335 pp., VG/VG: DJ, gray pictorial spine, navy blue lettering: minimal wear to DJ, covers protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, debossed navy blue lettering to spine: very mild wear to boards; text-block clean and bright; frontispieces to half-title page and title page; interior pristine, contains numerous full-color plates of Gerzso's works; published in conjunction with an exhibition open between Nov. 12, 2013 to Feb. 22, 2014; text in Spanish; shelved under 2018 Review Table.
Rio de Janeiro: Imprensa Nacional, 1932. First;. Very thick long quarto in soft cover; spine beige and brown with illustration; Good; covers loose and heavily damaged; front end page detached with original owner's inscription; binding strong; deckle edges; paper generally heavily foxed and soiled at beginning and end; beautiful illustrations in brown with photographs interspersed; no marks on text; pp. 544; this book is in PORTUGUESE.
Valparaiso: Soc. Imprenta y Litografia Universo, 1928. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in marbled paper and red cloth with gold print, wear to corners, bottom edge, and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block clean and tight, name in ink on title page, significant age-toning to paper; “Contribucion del Representate de la Sociedad Chilena de Historia y Geografia al Sexto Congreso Internacional de Ciencias Historicas, celebrado en Oslo en Agosto de 1928”; xviii, 393 pages, illustrated (b&w plates), folded map tipped in at end.
Texas: Mexican American Cultural Center, 1980. First Edition. First Edition; Signed; Octavo; VG/no-DJ, paperback; Thin blue spine with white text. Covers have general shelf wear, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, title page is inscribed and signed by author; pp 150. Shelved in Netdesk office, above ephemera section.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1997. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 307; VG-/paperback; blue spine with light yellow and white text; covers show light wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; intact panels; text block has light soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
San Jose: Instituto Interamericano de Derechos Humanos, 1996. First Edition. Octavo; First edition; G; Paperback; Spine, black with white print; Cover is pink with black print, edgewear, creasing, tape on inside of covers, cocked spine; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, clean text; Text in Spanish; 607 pages.
Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1983. First printing. Octavo. VG- in VG- dust jacket. Orange spine with black and white lettering. Slight sun-fading to the DJ spine. Small closed tear at the top of the DJ spine. DJ panels generally clean with only a small imperfection to the front panel. Slight wear to cloth of exterior front hinge of covers, otherwise covers clean. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 213pp.
NY: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1944. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Beige spine with black and red text; Heavy shelf wear and age to jacket, 3 inch open slit/tear along head of front exterior jacket, large tear along base of jacket flap, jacket supported by clear paper and protected in mylar cover; Moderate age wear to boards otherwise strong and clean, binding slightly cocked, age toning to pages, [SIGNED BY AUTHOR] on title page; toning to text block exterior, text block clean, vivid photo illustrations; 241 pp.
New York, NY: Borzoi Books / Alfred A Knopf, August 1968. Third Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. lightly sunned yellow paper spine, with red and black titling segmented between ornate decorative bands. brighter yellow jacket front framed in dark green/black. DJ under clear protective cover. plum clothbound HB with stamped gilt titling. thin boards, undamaged and textblock clear within. green tinted head-edge with small white droplets. roughly trimmed fore-edge, clear tail end. 431 pp., with xxviii pp. index.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. First American Edition. Octavo; vg/good; dj, black matte spine with red and yellow text; dj, age-toned; light chipping; HB, brown cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 253pp. --Varied writings by the Author of the Brazilian Classics: 'The Masters and the Slaves'; 'The Mansions and the Shanties'; and 'Order and Progress'.
Mexico: Siglo XXI Editores, S.A., 1996, 1997. Reprinted. Octavo; G/paperback; yellow/orange/red spines with white text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Los Nacimientos [ISBN 968212027], pp 344; vol. 2, Las Caras y Las Mascaras [ISBN 9682312736], pp 353; vol. 3, El Siglo del Viento [ISBN 986231786x], pp 374; covers show moderate wear to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to rears; few tiny spots inside covers; slight wear to edges; light sunning to spines; faux flaps to vols. 1 and 2; text blocks show light soiling to exterior edges; mild cracking to front gutter of vol. 1; previous owner's name to half title pages; interiors lightly toned; Spanish text.
Quito: Talleres Tipograficos Municipales, 1940. Large Octavo; pp 418; G-/no-DJ; sunned red spine with gilt text; odd volume; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; moderately rubbed corners; stickers to spine; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; bookplate to front pastedown; ex-library with marking inside; sticker to front pastedown; light pencil; illustrated; Spanish text.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1978. Octavo; pp 460; G+/G; red spine with white and black text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; some foxing to inside spine; minor wear to edges; cloth has some spots to spine; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Santiago, Chile: Sergio Lopez Pugh, 1997. Large Quarto: VG/G: Black spine with orangey yellow and white text: DJ has general shelfwear, chipping at head and tail of spine and corners, creasing along edges, half inch closed tear along tail edge of front: Boards are strong and clean with minor rubbing, binding is tight: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: 206 pp. [ Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Cambridge: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, 1975. Folio; Reprinted 1984; VG-; Paperback; Spine, red with gold print; Cover is red with gold print, clean and bright, vendor label on rear; Text block clean and tight, vendor label on front flyleaf; 62 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Cambridge: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, 1978. Folio; G; Paperback; Spine, red with gold print; Cover is red with gold print, fading, tear and crease to front fore edge, stains to front and rear, mild wear to corners and spine ends; Text block has slight curl to page corners, slight soiling to fore edge, else clean; paged 69-127, illustrated (b&w).
Madrid: Ediciones Jose Porrua Turanzas, 1985. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 16/450; G; Paperback; Spine, cream with black print; Cover is cream with black print, slight wear to spine caps but clean and bright; Text block top portion separating from cover, stains to endpapers, small stains to fore edge and bottom edge, else clean and tight; Text in Spanish; viii, 325 pages, frontispiece.
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1969. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, red with white print; DJ has small tears at spine ends and flap corners, creasing to spine hinges, price-clipped; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight bump to spine tail but clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; x, 242 pages frontispiece (map).
Venezuela: Ernesto Armitano. Thick Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Cream spine with black text; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers, fraying along sides and corners, rubbing and minor blemishes to dj surfaces and at spine of jacket; Age and wear to boards, fraying at corners and spine edges, partial separation of binding at hinge, binding slightly cocked; Marks to front free end page; Light foxing along text block exterior extending to page edges; Vivid, crisp, color illustrations; 459 pp.
Mexico: Banca Serfin, 1989. Quarto; pp 255; G/Poor; gold spine with black text; dust jacket split at rear joint, moderate rubbing to exterior, as is; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; moderate rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows mild wear to exterior; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Cape Moule a Chique, Vieux Fort, St Lucia: Lighthouse Road, 2012. First Edition. Octavo: G+/no-DJ paperback: Red spine with white text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some indents/scuffs, curling and fraying to front fore edge, small sticker residue on back by tail edge, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some light spotting, else clean and pages clean and unmarked: First Edition: 438 pp.
Colombia: Plazse & Janes, 1985. Mixed Editions. **Indicative of both volumes**Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket w/brod art protective sleeve; spine silver w/ black txt, red, yellow, blue insignia box, some creasing at joints, minor shelf wear; boards firm, clean; binding strong, Vol.1 has separation from head band, still strong; pages have very little wear, aging, library sticker on free front page, care taped to book w/inscription from prev owner (Vol.1), otherwise both in very good condition. Vol. 1: 542pp; Vol.2: 421 Spanish txt Volume 1 is 2nd Edition, Volume 2 is 3rd Edition. Oversized set. Additional S/H needed for expedited/international orders.
Washington: Robert Armstrong & A.O.P. Nicholson, 1854. First Edition. 2 volumes; Octavo, Good condition; 3/4 bound, paneled black leather spines with gilt lettering, marbled boards; marbling different for each volume; wrapped in mylar; vol. 1 published by Armstrong, vol. 2 by Nicholson; marbled endpapers; volume one has moderate water-damage to boards, extending within, waving to pages; lacking maps; volume 2 does not have volume number on spine; mild-moderate foxing; shelved under front counter. LG Consignment.
New York: Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1934. Octavo; G-/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey and tan with black print, top portion torn away; DJ in mylar, top and bottom portions of spine and portions of top edge torn away, tear across middle of spine, mild soiling, price-clipped; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block has shaken binding, hinges torn at endpapers, foxing at plates, clean text; xvii, 366 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Buenos Aires: Ediciones Peuser, 1945. Quarto; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, small tears at spine ends, edgewear, creasing at spine; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, warping to boards, shaken binding, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight puckering of cloth at rear top edge; Text block has slight foxing and toning to endpapers; 170 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1943. 307pp. Quarto hardcover, no dust jacket issued in VG condition. Signed on colophon by illustrator Raúl Rosarivo, and book designer Alberto Kraft. Limited edition, numbered #279. Bound by Guillermo Kraft LTDA, Buenos Aires. Boards wrapped in tan leather and horse hide, stitched with leather. Horse hair is sand colored with brown spots. Hand cut pages. Text is clean. Binding is sturdy. 33 Full page illustrations. Top edge stained brown. Shelved in case 7.