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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 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.
Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1959. Octavo; G+/G+; Yellow spine with black text; Dustjacket age toned, DJ has fair amount of foxing esp. on back, edges have a few short closed tears; Boards strong, very light edge wear, a little foxing near top, front board has some hardened residue on edge binding strong; Textblock age toned, book has foxing on pastedowns, end papers, and textblock edges, interior clean; 260 pp.
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.
New York: Harper & Row, 1976. First Edition. Large Octavo: VG-/VG-: Green spine with off white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some scuff marks, small chips, 1 inch closed tear along head edge on front and back, age toning: Boards are strong with some rubbing, light dust staining: Textblock is dust stained, pages are free of markings, folds and tears: First Edition: 427 pp.
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.
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.
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: 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.
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.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1975. First edition. Small Octavo; VG-/G+; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is lightly age toned overall with slightly rubbed edges, covered with mylar plastic; Boards have lightly sunned spine, some minimal wear along edges, otherwise clean and strong; Text block shows slight wear along exterior edges but overall clean; pp 288.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1974. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; black and grey spine, white and black text; dust jacket has general shelfwear, slight chipping on spine head edge, rubbing along hinges and fore edges, soiling on rear cover, large scratch on rear cover, slight age toning along interior edges, price cut, protected by Brodart; boards strong, soiling and damp staining on exterior, soiling along edges, former owner's signature penned on front end paper, marker on rear interior; text block slightly age toned, minor foxing along edges; 394pp.
New York: Greenwood Press Publishers, 1969. Facsimile reprint. Octavo; vg condition hardcover with no dust jacket; brown cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owners' names, FFEP; text block, clean; spotting at the edges; B/W illustrations; fold-out Map of Patagonia, at the rear; 323pp. SBN 8371-1309-1. ---Originally published in 1897 by John Murray, London.
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.
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.
Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2001. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/G+: Pale green spine with black text: DJ has sun fading to spine, dark smudges, chipping along back head edge, general shelfwear: Boards are strong and mostly clean with some dust staining to back board, rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock is clean: First Edition: 304 pp.
Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1958. Small quarto, 30 pages; Beige cloth boards and spine with white and gray text and representation of Central American artwork on front board, worn at spine edges and hinges, few scratches to front and rear boards, significant discoloration on front board out to 1" or so along spine and head edge, rubbing to fore edge and minor rubbing to head and foot edges, slight bumping to corners; interior clean and unmarked.
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.
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.
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.
Lima: Ediciones El Virrey, 2008. First Edition. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Mostly black spine with some dark red and white text: Covers have some scuff marks, general shelfwear, binding tight: Textblock is lightly dust stained to tail edge else clean, front free page has inscription to previous owner in ink, rest of pages unmarked: Text is entirely in SPANISH: 277 pp.
Caracas: El Venezolano, 1842. Facsimile of text including signatures of previous owners of the reproduced copy; Octavo; VG-/no dust jacket; Light grey spine with no text; Foxing across boards; Text block is lightly age toned, penciled signature of previous owner on rear end-paper, some pencil marks at beginning of book, otherwise text is clean and undamaged; Spanish language; 62pp.
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.
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'.
Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1995. First Paperback Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Dark red spine with white and light gray text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, mild fraying to corners, some scuff marks, binding is solid: Textblock exterior has some soiling, pages clean and unmarked: First Paperback Edition: 353 pp.
Mexico: Arts of Mexico, 2011. Second Edition/ Spanish Edition. thin Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. skinny dark floral glossy wraps spine with tiny white capital lettering between bright floral covers and enlarged titling. profusely illustrated in bright color on glossy stock between wide folded over flaps. textblock is mainly in Spanish among a plenitude of bright illustration. 80 pp. ISBN# 9789706830654.
Caracas; Buenos Aires: Imprenta Lopez, 1958. Octavo; vg/wraps/rustica; tan spine with black titles; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light general toning; 226 pp.; wraps, spot staining; else very good; ---TEXT IN SPANISH; ---[Octavo; vg / abrigos / rustica; columna con títulos tan negro, desgaste del estante menores y golpes; bloque de texto, limpio, tonificación general, la luz, 226 pp, wraps, tinción in situ; cosa muy buena;].
Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1971. Octavo; good/good; dj, black spine with white text; dj (protective cover), minor shelf wear; half-inch open tear at head of spine; HB, black cloth spine with red text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; age-toning to half-inch open area at head of spine; text block, clean; illus.: tables, figures; 544pp. INSCRIBED by Contributor Cole Blasier on front free endpaper.