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New York: The Hispanic Society of America, 1909. First Edition. 12mo; pp 133; G-/paperback; dark beige spine with black text; covers show modest soiling and wear to exterior; few chips to edges; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; arts - American;.
New York City: Museum of Primitive Art, 1962. Quarto, unpaginated; VG/G+ condition; Greenish brown cloth boards and spine, white text on spine, front board age-toned at head, superficial scratch from box cutter in center of front board, slight bumping to corners and book slightly shaken; light brown thick paper dust jacket with black and purple text on front, rear, and spine, wear to edges but no tears or creases, only blemish is box-cutter slash down the front.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1856. Thick Octavo; pp 864; Poor/no-DJ; 3/4 bound dark brown leather spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; gilt scroll rule bordering leather; rare; cloth shows some staining to front; severely rubbed edges; noticeable wear to joints, mostly to front joint; text block shows age toned exterior edges; staining and foxing to endpapers; cracked front gutter, exposing binding; blue marbled endpapers; illustrated; light foxing to some pages, otherwise interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to ffep.
Managua: Cultural Promotion Fund, Banco de America, 1976. Quarto; pp 238+182; G-/paperback; dark beige spines with dark brown text; full title: La Guerra en Nicaragua (The War in Nicaragua) Segun, as reported by Harper's Weekly, Journal of Civilization, 1857-1860 and La Guerra en Nicaragua (The War in Nicaragua Segun, as reported by Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1855-1857; slipcase has come chipping to edges; staining and soiling to exterior; covers have some toning to exteriors; noticeable foxing to rears and edges; text blocks show light toning to exterior edges; interiors unmarked; good bindings; illustrated; English and Spanish texts.
Mexico: Hugo Brehme, 1923. Large Octavo; pp 197; Fair; brown spine without text; no jacket; cloth shows severe wear to spine and edges, as is; tape mend to rear joint; rubbed corners; slight discoloration to tail edges; gilt lettering and illustration to front; text block has age tone exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to ffep; cracking to gutter at copyright page; profusely illustrated; text in Spanish;.
Washington, D.C. / New York: US/ICOMOS / World Monuments Fund, 2001. Imperial Octavo (8.5"w x 11.5"h); vg/wraps; glossy white spine with black text and 2.5" label at the tail; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illustrations in color; TEXT IN ENGLISH, SPANISH and PORTUGUESE, with separate pagination, 87, 69, and 69 pages respectively (total = 225 pages).
Mexico: Secretaria del Patrimonio Nacional, 1975. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with brown print; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front endpapers, else clean and tight; Text in Spanish; xiii, 539 pages, illustrated (some color).
Hanover, NH; New York: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College; W.W. Norton & Company, 2002. Quarto; pp 383; VG/VG-; dark red spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; some minor fraying to spine edges; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - Latin American; American; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Santiago: Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, 1983. First Edition. Quarto: G+/Softcover: White spine with black text: Covers have general shelfwear, bump with some creasing at tail of spine, light fraying to corners and head of spine, extensive scuffing else clean, age toning to back: Textblock exterior and pages have moderate age toning, rest of text clean and unmarked: Text is in Spanish: First Edition: 85 pp.
New York: Reynardus & Moya Advertising, 2001. Octavo; VG-; Paperback; Spine, black with white print; Cover is illustrated with white print, slight edgewear, slight creasing at front hinge, slight shelfwear but clean and bright, vendor label on rear; “Throckmorton Fine Art … April 19 - June 2, 2001, curated by Malin Barth”; Text block clean and tight, vendor label inside front cover; 57 pages, chiefly illustrated (b&w).
Brasil: Odebrecht; Fundacao Bando Brasil, 1997. Commemorative edition [Limited, 6000]. Quarto; vg condition hardcover with good+ condition dustjackets and VG- condition slipcase; dj, black spine with yellow text; HB, black glossy spine with yellow text; ,minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; --v1, "Biografia," 208 pp.; illus., plates, photos, and figures; some color; dj, rubbed; --v2, "Poesias," 279 pp.; portraits, photos, plates, art figures; plates; most with color; poetry; dj, rubbed, small closed tear to head of spine; --slipcase, one side with black and color plate; stiff boards; chipping, and split starts; else very good; ---TEXT IN PORTUGUESE. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1891. Third Edition. 10mo; pp 352; Good; dark green decorated spine with gilt text; cloth has modest wear to exterior; illustrated front in gilt and black; small white smudge to rear board; rubbed corners; sturdy boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior head edge; slight white out to ffep and title page; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight dampstaining to edges of endpapers; light ink to title page; ex-libris; illustrated; good binding;.
Barcelona: Salvat Editores, S.A., 1950, 1955, 1956. Mixed Editions. Quarto; G-; Green spines with Gilded Text; Boards have bumping at corners, moderate edgewear, some shelfwear, Volume 1 has heavy sunning to spine, black smudge on back cover, lighter green color than other volumes, Volume 2 has separation along front joint, seperation along rear joint, Volume 3 strong, clean; Textblocks have slight age toning, faint ink transfer on many pages, Volume 1 beginning to separate along hinge of front endpaper, separation along gutter of title page, previous owner's name written in pen on front pastedown, separation , Volume 2 has separation along gutter of title page, writing in pencil on page 757, 761, 762, 763, red marks on page 771, Volume 3 has library sticker on rear pastedown; Volume 1 has 710 pp, Volume 2 has 930 pp, Volume 3 has 847 pp.; Text in Spanish; Mixed Editions; Volume 1 is Revised Edition , Volume 2 is First Edition , Volume 3 is First Edition ; Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
La Haye: Adrian Moetjens, 1692. 12mo. 2 volumes; VG; bound in early full brown calf, volume 1 newly rebacked with spine preserved, spines paneled with gilt; some rubbing and wear to boards; Illustrated with 12 folding copper engravings and two folding copper engraved maps, the second map with a long horizontal tear, but still intact with no pieces missing; stamp of previous owner on ffep of volume 2, remnants of bookplate to front pastedown of volume 1, ffep of volume 2; VG consignment; shelved case 9.
New York: The Dial Press/Random House, Inc., 2006. Octavo; pp 367; VG/VG-; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows minor wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; minor wear to edges; cloth has light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by author.
Bogota: Graphos, 1982. First edition; signed. Folio in thick grey cloth hardcovers with black and silver DJ in brodart; VG/VG; gold letters on spine; minimal soiling; strong binding; first end page has long dedication and large artist's signature with small ink stains; first essay by Gabriel Garcia Marquez; pp. 265; in Spanish; shelved in Latin American Art section; please contact us for shipping costs.
Guatemala: Librerias Artemis Edinter, 2006. Second Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, some scuff marks, creasing down hinges, binding solid: Textblock is clean, title page has inscription: Second Edition: Text is entirely in Spanish: 350 pp.
Caracas: Editorial Arte, 1983. Quarto; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ has slight edgewear/shelfwear; Boards in dark blue cloth with silver print, bump to front lower edge, cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block has cracked hinges but is clean and tight; Text in Spanish; 134 pages, illustrated (some color).
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1957. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/G+; Spine is mostly dark green with light grey and orange text; DJ has general edge wear, creasing and small tears along edges, minor material loss at corners, age-toning to verso and recto, price-clipped, design is clear; Boards have edge wear, light rubbing to corners, bumping to head/tail of spine, some light scratches and scuffs, joints are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 337; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Chapel Hill: Published for The Center for Documentary Photography, Duke University, by The University of North Carolina Press, 1984. Quarto; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with black print; DJ has mild edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with grey cloth to spine and green cloth to boards, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; ix,150 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w) + 9 photographic postcards (b&w) in envelope.
Cuernavaca: Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias, 2003. Octavo; First edition, 2000; Reprinted, 2003; G+; Paperback; Spine, black with white print; Cover is clean and bright; Text block has final four pages coming away from binding, else clean and tight; Text in Spanish; 387 pages.
Boston: Dayton and Wentworth, 1855. Large Octavo, 450, 438 pages; VG; bound in contemporary embossed brown leather, spine rebacked with most of original spine preserved, gilt tooling and lettering; moderate rubbing to boards; marbled text block and endpapers; gilt and leather bookplate to front pastedown; profusely illustrated with full-page illustrations, many hand-colored; two volumes in one, with separate pagination and title pages; shelved case 1.
Boston: J.H. Wilkins & Company, 1835. First American Edition. Octavo, 335 pages; VG; bound in full pebbled green cloth, faded black label with gilt titling to spine; mild wear and rubbing, chipping to head and tail of spine; foxing throughout; contemporary name to title page; scarce; shelved case 1.
New York: Greenwood Press, Publishers, 1969. First Greenwood Reprinting. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; dark brown spines with gilt text; full title: Explorations of the Highlands of the Brazil; with a Full Account of the Gold and Diamond Mines; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 443; vol. 2, pp 478; cloths have spotting to exteriors, possible staining; lightly rubbed corners; text blocks show some staining to exterior edges; interiors clean; frontispiece; spines slightly cocked.
Rio de Janeiro: Odebrecht, 1998. Oblong Quarto; VG-/VG-; dark green spines with ivory text; 4 volumes; dust jackets of vols. 1, 2 and 3 have modest wear to exteriors; cloths have slight wear to exterior; slight splaying to boards; text blocks clean; frontispieces; vol. 1, Colony, pp 257; vol. 2, United Kingdom and Empire, pp 235; vol. 3, Republic, pp 271; vol. 4 consists of clamshell box exterior; box exterior has mild rubbing with intact panels; interior consists portfolio wrapper with disbound pages of Maps, Sketches and Plans; clean pages; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Santiago, Chile: Fondo de Cultura Economica, 1997. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Covers have significant shelfwear, chipping/scuffing along fore edges, creasing down joints and spine, bumping to tail of spine, circular liquid stain on front, binding tight: Textblock is clean and unmarked: Text is entirely in SPANISH: 513 pp.
Paris: Chez Desaint, David, Durand, 1757. Second Edition. Text in French. Octavos. Bound in contemporary full brown calf. Gilt ornamentation on boards (double rule with roll). Paneled spine with gilt lettering in two compartments and gilt ornamentation in remaining four. The endpapers are marbled, and the text block edges are tinted red. The volumes contain a total of four folding maps and three folding plans, with one each in volumes 1, 2, 3, and 4, three in volume 6, and no maps or plans in volume 5. Maps and plans in excellent condition. The text block is very clean. Condition: Very Good. Some shelf wear and rubbing on spines and boards. Boards are slightly bowed. Slight age-toning and foxing to pages. Dimensions 4.125 x 6.75 x 9 inches shelved above occult.
London: Rupert Hart-Davis Ltd, 1968. Octavo; pp 254; G/G; light brown spine with white and black text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; minor chips to corners; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block lightly age toned exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York City: Museum of Primitive Art, 1965. Quarto, 126 pages; VG+/G+ condition; Beige boards with black text on spine, minor rubbing to spine ends, age-toning to spine ends as well as top and bottom board edges, textblock edges clean, minor bumping to bottom corners; age-toning to endpapers else clean and unmarked interior; grey-green DJ with white and black text on spine and front cover and photo of statuette on front cover, numerous white scratches to flap folds as well as top, bottom and spine edges, wear especially to top edge with two small tears to back cover, minor age-toning to top of flaps.
Rio de Janeiro: AA Cohen Editora, 2007. Second Edition. Quarto; pp 132; VG-/no-DJ; black spine with white text; boards show only slight shelf wear; lightly bumped fore corners; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; slight writing to verso off ffep; profusely illustrated with many black and white photographs; Portuguese and English texts.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1886. Third. 12mo; VG-/no-DJ; faded red spine with gold text; boards are strong, have moderate scuffing, staining, and fading, especially along spine, inside front cover is beginning to separate slightly from spine; front and back paste-downs have bookstamps from previous owner, otherwise textblock clean with some yellowing and light spotting as a result of age, binding still tight; 378pp.
Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1986. Octavo; pp 215; G+/Fair; light blue/white pictorial spine with red text; dust jacket shows slight foxing to exterior and flaps; tape mend to front head edge; few chips to edges; stain to rear; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; illustrated;.
Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1986. Octavo; pp 215; VG/G; light blue/white pictorial spine with red text; dust jacket shows slightly sunned exterior; mild rubbing wear to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows only light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Impresora Cabo de Hornos, 1984. First edition. Quarto; First edition; “Ejemplar No. 310”; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black without print; DJ has edgewear, slight tears at spine head and flap fold corners, mild shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Author inscription in ink on front flyleaf, signature in ink at first colophon page; Text in Spanish; unpaged, b&w plates.
Washington: Spanish-American Publication Society, 1911. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to outer corners and spine caps, slight fading to spine; Textblock has shaken binding, spine break at frontispiece, torn front flyleaf, tear to endpapers at rear hinge, clean text; 401 pages, frontispiece (map), illustrated with b&w plates.
Barcelona: Plaza & Janes Editores, 2002. First Edition. Large Octavo; VG/No jacket softcover; Green and red spine with white lettering; Cover is clean with bumping and a light tear to crown and tail of spine; Binding is tight; Text block is pristine; 1371 pages. NOTE: Includes signed gift note from the author to former National Security Advisor Brent Scowcroft. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].