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Fundacao Roberto Marinho, Internacional de Seguros. Quarto; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, orange with white print; DJ has edgewear, tears along top edge, small tears to bottom edge, shelfwear; Boards in gold paper, tear to front hinge at bottom, mild wear to corners and spine caps, fading to top edge; Text block has owner name in ink on front pastedown and with inscription on half-title page, clean text; Text in Portuguese; 243 pages, illustrated (b&w and color plates).
San Francisco: The Conservation Land Trust, 2015. Large Quarto; unpaginated; VG/VG-; green spine with yellow text; yellow slipcase has slight wear and light soiling to exterior; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior, some wear to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2013. First edition. Hardcover octavo and dust jacket, both in near fine condition. Off-white, tan, and pink spine with black text; Jacket protected by transparent mylar cover. Binding is sturdy. Very minor shelf wear. No markings to text. Pp. 202. Shelved in Latin America.
Petropolis: Kapa Editorial, 2000. First edition. Set of three large quartos in beige silk hardcovers with burgundy gilt; VG; minimal soiling on boards; narratives in large print with illustrations followed by watercolor plates; in Portuguese; shelved under review table or alcove; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1887. Second Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG; spines green with gilt lettering; bound in green cloth, brown illustrated border on front board; mild shelfwear, including mild fraying to corners, wear to heads and tails of spines; frontispieces with tissue-guards; foxing to fore edge of text blocks, tissue guards; with folding map; shelved case 9.
New York: The Devin-Adair Company Publishers, 1961. Second revised printing. Octavo. VG/Poor DJ. Yellow and black spine with red and black text/title; slightly caulked spine; dustjacket is somewhat age-toned with moderate to severe edgewear (smaller rips around the spine and a larger tear is on the back spanning over 2 inches vertically and about 1.5 inches horizontally); price sticker on the lower lateral corner of the front inside flap of the dj; brown moisture exposure stains on the bottom edges of the back dj; boards are strong and clean; some slight age-toning on the front pastedown and front free end page; a few creases on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 248.
London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1939. Octavo; pp 394; G/G-; dark brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows few chips to edges; some wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; light edge wear; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; pictorial endpapers; interior clean;.
New York: Praeger Publishers, 1956. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, two-toned red, sunned spine with white text; dj, age-toned; moderate shelf wear and scuffing; 2.5" closed tear,top right corner of front cover; HB, gray cloth spine with red/white/black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 179pp.
New York: Horace Liveright, 1928. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 284 pages; VG/none; in publisher's yellow cloth, green lettering to spine; mild wear to boards, including slight darkening to spine, small ink-stains to rear cover, mild rubbing; small stain and dog-ear to page 38; pages 38/39 contains the origin and recipe for the daiquiri; interior clean of writing; shelved case 12.
Venezuela: The Lost World Balloon Society, n.d. Quarto; pp 191+133; G/no-DJ; dark green spines without text; 2 volumes; dark green slipcase shows heavy rubbing to exterior edges; gilt text to side panels; gilt illustration to front and rear; cloths have moderate rubbing wear to edges; slightly bowed boards; some wear to exteriors; gilt illustration and text to fronts; some rubbing to fore corner of vol. 1; text blocks show slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.