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.
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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.
Montreal: Provincial Publishing Co Ltd, 1983. First Edition. 12mo; VG- Hardcover with green spine and yellow text; Book is ex-library with rubber stamp and numbers to the title, verso pages and spines; Boards have bumping to the corners and edges and minor fray to the bottom edge; also boards have moderate marks to the rear; Text block is age-toned with severe tanning to page downs, end pages and edges otherwise clean;118p.
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.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1955. Larger Octavo; pp 216; G; blue spine with red and black text; no jacket; cloth has some staining to exterior; worn corners; sturdy boards; text block edges show slight shelf wear; frontispiece; Ecuadorian pamphlet laid in at ffep; illustrated; good binding.
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.
London: Robert Jennings, , 1828. First Edition. Octavo; G; bound in 3/4 burgundy calf, marbled boards, spine with gilt titling; moderate wear and rubbing to binding, including front board largely detached, part of marbled paper on front board peeling, chipping to head and tail of spine; small ink splatter to top edge of text block, impacts top edge of Columbia and Brazil maps; with 80/81 plates, lacking the final plate (Intermediate Geography). With 55 maps illustrating the modern world and 25 of 26 maps illustrating the ancient world; Calligraphic title page to both parts; Scales differ.; RR consignment; shelved case 9.
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1866. Sixth edition, revised and enlarged. Octavo; Sixth edition, revised and enlarged; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards quarter bound with brown and blue leather to spine and marbled paper to boards, spine head mostly torn away, tears to bottom of front and rear hinges, scuffing to leather, worn, exposed corners, surface tears to paper; Text block has cracked hinges in front and rear, occasional foxing throughout, mild age-toning to paper, image ink transfer from frontispiece onto title page; Inscribed in ink to Candido Mendes de Almeida by the author on the title page; viii, 640 pages, frontispiece, folded map tipped in, “illustrated by one hundred and fifty engravings”.
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.
Brasilia: Federative Republic of Brazil, Ministry of Sport, International Advisory, 2012. 4th ed. (1st work). Octavo; 2 volumes in slipcase; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with black print; Slipcase in glossy illustrated paper, light edgewear; DJs are clean and bright; Boards in blue paper with white print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, green and yellow ribbon markers; 2 volumes (1st work: 322 pages, illustrated (color); 2nd work: 135 pages, illustrated (color)).
Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1958. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 460 pages,  index; VG/VG; in beige dust jacket with black and burgundy titling; dyst jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$25.00 m./mex'; dust jacket with mild wear, some sun-fading and water-staining to spine, slight chipping to head of spine; bump to lower rear corner of tail of spine; foxing to spine, edges of text block; Contemporary name on title page, "C. Vazquez Padilla / Irapuato-VI-1958"; shelved case 3.
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.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1982. First Edition. Octavo, 454 pages; VG/VG; full binding of red cloth; spine red with white lettering; dust jacked protected with a mylar covering; mild fading to dust jacket spine; pencil mark at front dust jacket joint; mild shelf wear; pages clean; shelved Case 7.
Bueno Aires: Editorial Beta, S.R.L., 1961. Octavo; G/Fair; paperbacks; pp 1071; black spines with tan text; 2 volumes; dust jackets have noticeable toning to exteriors; several chips to edges; creased rear flap to vol. 1; covers show modest age toning; intact exteriors; text blocks have modest age toning to exterior edges; slight foxing to edges, to few pages; offset toning to endpapers; mild cracking front hinge, vol. 1; illustrated; text in Spanish; inscribed by author; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.].
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.
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.
Madrid: Fundacion Pablo Iglesias, 2002. Octavo; pp 297; VG/VG; purple spine with white text; dust jacket shows light rubbing wear; small sticker to rear; covers have only light wear to exterior edges; mild edge wear; intact panels; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; Spanish text; Shelved in Room X.
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.
Chicago: Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum, 2006. Quarto; VG-/paperback; pp 229; purple spine with white text; covers show mild rubbing to exterior; faux flaps; text block clean; frontispiece; tight binding; profusely illustrated; arts - Collections; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1981. First Printing. Octavo; VG-/G; red spine with off-white text; first printing; rare; dust jacket has sunned spine; few minor chips to edges; other mild wear to exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wrap; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; mild edge wear; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have light foxing; previous bookshop's label to rear pastedown; illustrated; interior clean; pp 353.
Westport, CT: Lawrence Hill & Co., Inc., 1982. First English-Language Edition. Octavo; pp 109; VG-/G; gray/pink/white sunned spine with black/white text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; some wear to edges; few small chips to edges; cloth shows little wear; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light wear; tight binding; interior pages clean; illustrated.
Nürnberg: Verlegung des auxtoris Gedruckt bey Johann Ernst Adelbuler, 1731. Folio; G; bound in faded red cloth, faded titling to front cover; moderate wear, including fraying to corners, spine largely detached, remnants of cloth ties to boards; With title page, 42 pages of text in German, 14 maps of the celestial sphere, 77 terrestrial maps; all celestial and 73 terrestrial maps hand-colored contemporaneously; lacking allegorical frontispiece engraved by Casper Luyken and the portrait of Charles VI in black and white; the backs of the majority of maps with a child's drawings, majority in pencil, some crayon, circa 1880, very sparse pencil to the maps themselves; some scattered repair; title page missing the lower fore corner, does not impact text; With a fully global collection of maps, including the constellations, both the Copernican and Tychonic models of the orbits, maps of both hemispheres, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Maps of North America do include the names of some Native American Tribes. Interestingly, the maps are inconsistent as to whether California is an island. The title vignette is a map of the world as seen from above the north pole, includes California as an island. All maps with emblematic cartouches and ornamented with engravings.; consignment; shelved map case.
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. Limited Edition, #279. Quarto, 307 pages; VG; 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 9 3/4.
New York: Random House, 1944. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 303; VG-/no-DJ; browned yellow spine with gilt text to dark green bar; black slipcase has detached at spine, rubbed corners, moderate wear to exterior; cloth has some age toning to spine; boards covered with dark green cloth; clean edges; strong, intact boards; previous owner's bookplate to verso of frontispiece; text block has green endpapers; illustrated with color plates throughout; slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1966. Octavo; pp 226; VG/G; blue spine with red and ivory text; dust jacket has chip to rear head edge; slight rubbing to corners; lightly sunned exterior; price clipped flap; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Bogota: Ministerio de Relaciones exteriores, 1939. Segunda Edicion. Octavo (folded). VG-/none. White paper panels, pasted over gray cloth backing. 42"x36" fold-out color map of Colombia, with 35 octavo (5"x8.5") panels on cloth backing, printed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Moderate shelf wear, age toning and soiling to paper plates and cloth, cloth intact throughout. Overall, very good-. ---TEXT IN SPANISH. Shelved in 1st Alcove.
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG-; black spine with gilt text; first edition; first printing; no jacket; cloth has only mild wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; ex-library stickers to rear; strong boards; text block edges have light wear; ex-library of Congress surplus stamps to title pages; interior pages clean; tight binding; pp 242.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1956. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 414; G/Fair; black/yellow pictorial spine with white, yellow, black text; one volume edition; dust jacket has modest rubbing to exterior; several chips to edges; modestly sunned spine; few spots to front; mylar wraps; cloth shows some slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; arts - Ancient; American; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Horace Liveright, 1931. First Edition. Octavo; pp 333; VG-/no-DJ; sun faded orange spine with gilt text to green bars, green and gilt ruling; cloth has slight wear to edges, some soiling to exterior, light rubbing to edges; text block has slight toning to edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, uncut pages, deckled fore edge; light foxing to few front pages; interior clean; inscribed by author.
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.
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Ediciones Libreria La Ciudad, 1980. 1st Ed. Quarto. VG hardcover with VG dustjacket. Inscribed by Sessa (to Boorstin). Cover is brown cloth w/ title in white on cover & spine. DJ is brown w/ title in white. Cover has dent at top right corner and very minor wear at folds of spine. DJ has dent at same corner, plus minor general denting and scratching. 103 pp.
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Ediciones Libreria La Ciudad, 1980. 1st Ed. 4to. VG- hardcove with VG dustjacket. Inscribed by Sessa (to Boorstin). Cover is grey clothe w/ title in white on cover & spine. DJ is grey w/ title in white. Cover has minor wear, cracking along front hinge, also dented and splitting very slighlty at top front edges. DJ dented at same corners as well as minor shelf wear. 100 pp. Shelved in Photography-People (Sessa).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1989. Octavo; pp 317; G/G; blue spine with gray and white text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; some slight wear to edges; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; light soiling to boards; lightly rubbed edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author.
London: Chatto and Windus, 1875. Quarto; Poor+; Hardcover; Spine, torn in pieces, mostly detached; Boards in blue cloth are detached from text block and from each other, portions of spine hanging by threads, worn, exposed corners, stains and blemishes to front and rear; Text block has penciled notations on front flyleaf, small amount of pencil notation within, intermittent spine breaks, mild age-toning to paper; xii, 442 pages, illustrated (b&w engravings of the arms of principle families). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Barcelona and Madrid: Lunwerg Editores, 2003. Small Quarto; pp 189; VG-/paperback; grayish tan spine with black and red text; covers shows slight wear to exterior; mild edge wear; intact panels; faux flaps; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; Spanish text; This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
London and New York: The Royal Institute of International Affairs, 1955. Second Edition. 10mo; pp 174; Good; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; endpapers have moderate foxing; interior clean; illustrated;.