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.
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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.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1948. Octavo; pp 986; Fair/no-DJ; sage green spine with gilt text; full title: Handbook of South American Indians, Volume 3: The Tropical Forest Tribes; odd volume; cloth has moderate sunning to spine; rubbed corners; some wear to exterior; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior; interior lightly toned; cracking to front gutter; previous owner's name to front pastedown; profusely illustrated.
Phoenix Mill: Sutton Publishing Limited, 2005. First U.K. edition. Octavo; pp 243; VG/VG; blue spine with white text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and minimal shelf wear to exterior; cloth has little wear to exterior, boards are clean and strong; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
n.p. B. Arthaud, 1955. Octavo; pp 451; G/G; dark green spine with ivory/pink/blue text; dust jacket has chipping to edges, slight sunning to exterior, rubbed fore edges; covers have moderate sunning to exterior, light soiling to front; text block has slight age toning toward edges, minor cracking to front gutter toward tail edge, minor chipping to fore edge of rear endpaper; interior clean; illustrated with 82 photographs; map to rear pastedown; French text.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1951. Octavo; VG- Hardcover; Brown spine with Gold text; Boards strong, clean, bumping to corners, some edgewear, some shelfwear; Textblock has some age toning, stains on pages x and xi (text not effected), top corner of pages 193/194 folded, small faint stain on page 46, otherwise clean; 293 pp. Second Printing. Shelved in Aisle 8.
New York: Charles Scibners Sons, 1996. (first edition). 5 4tos in cloth. All VG+. The interiors of these books are in great shape. Most of the books have bumped corners. Very light edge and shelf wear. These books contain numerous black and white photos and illustrations. Volume 1 590pp. Volume 2 631pp. Volume 3 596pp. Volume 4 624pp. Volume 5 696pp. Shelve above Latin America. Spines are red with gold text.
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.
Caracas: Fundacion La Sale de Ciencias Naturales, 1984. Octavo; pp 547; G/paperback; dark beige spine with black text; covers have slight sunning to spine; some rubbing wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; illustrated; interior lightly toned; small sticker to ffep; Spanish text.
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).
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.
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.