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Bogota, Colombia: Grupo Editorial Norma, 1999. Text in Spanish; Octavo; VG/no-DJ, paperback; Spine is light brown, green and blue lines, black label and white text. Covers have general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has wear on edges, glue residue on inner hinges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 315.
Lima, Peru: Self, 2000. First Edition. Octavo; VG/No Jacket Paperback; Brown spine with white lettering; Cover is clean with minor bumping, mostly near the corners; Binding is tight; Previous owner's name inked on front free end paper; Text block is bright and clean; NOTE: Book is in Spanish and English; 140 color plates.
Caracas: Corporacion Marca, S.A., 1978. Octavo; pp 693; G-/paperback; beige spine with black text; covers have moderate soiling to exterior with small flat tear to rear; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; slight cracking to front gutter; interior clean; Spanish text.
Barcelona: Editorial Pomaire, S.A., 1976. Octavo; pp 251; G/Fair; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows noticeable wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine and rear; small chips to edges; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; ex-library plate to ffep; frontispiece; Spanish text.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1968. US Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. medium brown clothbound HB, stamped with white lettering between spine ends. lightly chafed, abrasive contact shows as mild whitish patches. gently worn ends and outer corners. adjacent panels sturdy with some shelfwear. lighter brown lines fep/ffep. includes tables, figures and appendix. the textblock interior map as frontispiece faces lightly marked title page. soft soil marks on sheet before half-title page. some penciling and underlining, volume as is. 358 pp.
Santiago de Chile: Uqbar Editores, 2007. 4a edicion ; Nueva edicion aumentada y corregida de edicion ano 1977 ; Limited edition, 1,000 copies. Octavo; 4a edicion ; Nueva edicion aumentada y corregida de edicion ano 1977; Limited edition, 1,000 copies; VG; Paperback; Spine, yellow with black print; Cover is yellow and orange with white print, clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Text in Spanish; 296 pages, illustrated.
Caracas: Fundacion la Salle, 1979. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, blue with black and white print; Cover is blue with black and white print, mild edgewear, else clean and bright; Text block has spotting to edges, spotting to inside edges of initial and final pages, else clean and tight; Text in Spanish, Goajiro, and French; 255 pages, illustrated (some color).
Guatemala City: Ixchel Textile Museum, 1976. First Edition. Quarto; pp 274; VG-/Fair; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has several tape mends to edges, chipping to corners, slight rubbing to exterior; cloth has light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; English and Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Rio de Janeiro: Editora Salamandra, 1995. Quarto: VG/VG-: Purple and orange spine with light yellow text: DJ has general shelfwear, some scuff marks and scratches: Boards are strong and clean, light rubbing to edges, mild bumping at bottom corner, binding tight: Textblock exterior has light dust staining to head edge else clean and pages unmarked: Text is in PORTUGUESE and ENGLISH: 207 pp.
Santiago de Chile: Editorial Grijalbo S.A., 1999. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 351; VG-/paperback; white spine with black and red text; covers show slight shelf wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; faux flaps; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight writing to ffep; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Spanish text.
Mexico: Secretaria de Asentamientos Humanos y Obras Publicas, 1979. Second Edition. Quarto: G+/G-: Black with flecks of brown on spine, white text: DJ has general shelfwear, chipping to corners and head of spine, 7 inch closed tear along back tail edge repaired with tape on the interior: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, some mild dust staining, bump along back fore edge, binding solid: Textblock has minor age toning else clean, musty scent when flipping through pages: Second Edition: Text is in Spanish: 247 pp.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1864. Octavo; G+ hardcovers with no dust jackets; the two volume set is in uniform condition; severely age-tone brown spine with gold text; boards have bumping at the tips,boards are also moderately broken at the front hinges but they are in tact; front free end -paper of vol.1 are lose; pages in the text block are slightly tanned and have damp stains, end papers are severely stained and age-toned but text is legible; 527p. (Vol.1); 547p. ( Vol.2).
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1863. Octavo; G+ hardcovers with no dust jackets; the three volume set is in uniform condition; severely age-tone brown spine with gold text; boards have minor bumpings at the tips, and are also moderately broken at the front hinges but in tact; the first four papers of Vol.2 are lose; front free end- papers have inscription and they, and rear free end papers are severely stained and age-toned but text block is legible; 618p. (Vol.1); 610p. (Vol.2); 476p. (Vol.3).
Washington and Covelo: Island Press, 1998. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Yellow spine with green & brown text; Covers have light wear on exterior such as creasing at front fore tail edge as well as lightly rubbed panels, otherwise panels are intact; Text block shows slight wear due to age & handling, first few pages have bent tail corners, but text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 426.
La Paz: Ministerio de Educacion, 1957. First edition. Large, thick quarto in beige cloth hardcovers with red and black letters; VG; very moderate soiling and fraying around edges; strong binding; paper discolored, particularly around edges, but not detrimental to reading; this is the bilingual edition, now out of print, of vol. III and IV bound together; contains abundant plates in color and photographs of artifacts with chapters on ceramics, symbolism, and mummification; shelved in Front table; please contact us for shipping costs.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1993. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 212; VG-/G+; green spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; light pencil to margins near front and at bibliography; illustrated.
London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1827. First edition. Octavo; v, 479 pp. With all plates and two folding maps. In somewhat later red morocco with gilt borders, five raised bands on spine, gilt decorations in compartments; all edges gilt. Boards rubbed, particularly at spine. Front hinge cracked from the spine top extending about two inches. Clipping from contemporary review tipped in to front endpaper. Some scattered foxing. Good solid copy. INSCRIBED by author on title page to the British diplomat Charles Richard Vaughan, who had been appointed envoy-extraordinary and minister-plenipotentiary to the United States in 1825. With an autograph letter to Vaughan signed by Ranking tipped in. The letter, approximately 60 words, is dated March 30, 1830, and begs Vaughan to accept the gift of this book. Shelved in Case #12.
Tesoreria: Departmento del Distrito Federal, 1977. Reprint. Booklet; G/no-DJ paperback; Dark yellow spine with black text; Originally published in 1910, this edition is from 1977; Covers are slightly sunned with minor rubbing on exterior and along edges, otherwise clean with sturdy, intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 123. Spanish language.
Valparaiso: Puntangeles, Universidad de Playa Ancha, 1995. Facsimile edition. Octavo; Facsimile of edition from 1948; VG; Paperback; Spine, blue with white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Cover has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Includes facsimile edition, 130 pages (brown paper), illustrated; Critical matter, 167 pages (grey paper); Text in Spanish.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Conselho Nacional de Proteção aos Índios, Ministério da Agricultura, 1946-1953. Folios, 366 pp., 363 pp., G+; tan cloth boards, small black lettering to spines; rounding to spines, bumping/chipping to heads and tails, slight material loss to tails, corners bumped; age-toning and overall waving to text-blocks; age-toning to interiors, text/images affected yet legible/clear, numerous sepia photographs to interiors; VOL. 1 [DO NOROESTE E SUL DE MATO-GROSSO, English trans. "FROM THE CENTER TO THE NORTHWEST AND SOUTH OF MATO GROSSO; broken hinge to front board (front endpapers unaffected), split spine between title page and p. 1, back board shaken, binding intact though casing is fragile, inscribed by previous owner to ffep (dated "10-49")]; VOL. 2 [DAS CABECEIRAS DO RIO XINGU, RIOS ARAGUÁIA E OIAPÓQUE, English trans. "OF THE CABECEIRAS OF THE XINGU RIVER, ARAGUAIA RIVER, AND OIAPOQUE"; cracked spine between pp. 2-3, more leaves heavily age-toned than Vol. 1, boards shaken, binding sturdy, bumping to fore-edge of front board]; text in Portuguese; Rondon was a Brazilian military officer most known for his exploration of Mato Grosso and his efforts to assist indigenous Brazilians, being the first director of the country's Indian Protection Bureau and supported the creation of Xingu National Park; heavy set, please contact us for shipping costs; shelved Case 7.
Caracas: Fondo De Cultura Cientifica, 1970. Text in Spanish; Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Thin White spine with black text. Covers have general shelf wear, light rubbing to edges, small sticker residue on front, apart from that, clean, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 162.
Colombia: Universidad Externado de Columbia, 2007. Text in Spanish; Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Blue spine with white and yellow text. Covers have general shelf wear, rubbing to some edges, bumping to spine tail, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 579.
New York: Viking Penguin, Inc./Elisabeth Sifton Books, 1987. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 171; VG-/VG-; black/tan pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; interior clean; review slip laid in at ffep; TD consignment;.
Mexico City, Mexico: Museo de Arte Moderno de México [Museum of Modern Art of Mexico], 2004. thin 4to., 114 pages, VG/VG; DJ, white spine, small red and blue lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, light age-toning to margins of covers, flaps recreased; blue cloth boards, no lettering: minimal wear to boards; occasional mild imperfections to interior, graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Luis-Martín Lozano, Director of the Museo de Arte Moderno de México, to p. 12; 1 of 1000 unnumbered copies stated to limitation page; volume pub. to correspond with an exhibition held from April to June 2004; text in Spanish and English; shelved Front Table.
Nashville, TN: Fisk University Press, 1932. Octavo; good/none; black cloth spine with gold text; boards, moderate shelf wear, chipping, bumping; browning to endpapers; dedication note, ffep; text block toning; cracking at some of the signatures; frontispiece sketch; map of Leon and its Province; 315pp.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1988. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket by previous owner, general shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing along corners; Boards have very minor edgewear, otherwise clean, corners sharp, binding strong; Textblock clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 258.
New York, NY: Viking Penguin, 1999. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. colorfully tipped DJ spine and remainder matte black with stacked titling in bold white, followed by a bold tan/orange author and tiny white publisher/logo. finely detailed jacket art illustrates most of the front jacket panel, just above thick tan/orange text band. neat DJ over finely waffled sky blue spine with stamped gold type. transitions to warm red paperboard panels. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON AFFIXED LABEL ON RIGHT FEP. like new quality, sharply cornered with tight binding. smoothly ivory, unmarked edges all sides. exterior in above average shape. complete volume, in 408 pp. ISBN # 0670863041.
London; Winchester, MA: Pluto Press, 1990. First Edition. Thin octavo; VG+/VG-; dj, 2" red band with blue text at head of illustrated spine with red text; dj, moderate scuffing; light rubbing; HB, red cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; B/W photos; 123pp.
Kingston, Jamaica: Macmillan Jamaica Publishing House, 1973. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. cover illustration is image from NASA with blue tones and tan or brown. full jacket area thus illustrated. tubular, curve cornered fuschia textbox with white uppercase title, author in simple white above publisher close to tail end of strip. small pictorial portraiture overlay the upper half in thinly white framed images, larger bold white title and author on fuschia textbox at bottom right corner. minimal impressions. solid HB, sturdy spine and panels, titling down spine is bold gold, stamped singularly down spine. ends and corners neat, just as decorative map lines the fep/ffep. some illustrations, maps and figures printed in b/w within textblock. mild pale yellow head-edge, fore-edge and tail-edge a lighter unblemished ivory. 362 pp. ISBN# 333147898.
Santiago, Chile: Editorial Universitaria, 2005. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Green spine with white text:Covers have general shelfwear, light bumping to bottom corner, crease down center of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, title page has stamps and small notations from the World Wildlife Fund, rest of pages clean and unmarked: First Edition printing of 1,000 copies: Text is entirely in Spanish: 708 pp.
New York: Viking Press, 1941. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, buff with green print; Boards in buff cloth with green print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, soiling to top edge and front, mild spotting; Text block has green-tinted top edge, stain to front endpapers, tanning to front and rear endpapers, clean text; “With 136 photographs from the film of the same name by Rosa Harvan Kline and Alexander Hackensmid”; 143 pages, illustrated.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1843. First Edition. 2 Octavos; G+; Gray cloth boards and spine with gilt lettering and designs; Peeling to the cloth of upper edge of spine, some lettering missing; Rubbing to boards; Edge wear, edges are bumped and beginning to fray; Foxing and age toning to the text block; Fold-out frontispieces present in both volumes; Fold out maps present, light tearing to the edges; Black and white etchings throughout; 2 volume set; Shelved case 12; DS Consignment.
Washington, DC: Pan American Union, 1960. First edition; signed. Small octavo in green hardcovers with gold letters; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear; slight crease on top of back cover; book slanted towards right; authors' dedication and signature on ffep; previous owner's small stamp; paper, text, and scores clean; text in fine print; pp. 331; contains historical research from Inca Land to opera and folk music; shelved in Latin American section.