Rio de Janeiro: Art Bureau, 1988. Quarto; vg/none; slipcase, black spine with yellow, white and green text; HB, black spine with yellow, white and green text; shelf wear and bumping to slipcase, very minor shelf wear to HB, text block clean; 304 pp; photographs; else very good. --TEXT IN ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE.
Buenos Aires: SS&CC, 1987. first; signed. Quarto in silver hard covers with illustrations and black letters on spine; VG; covers moderately soiled; hinges loosening at center; dedication to previous owner on ffep; thick white paper with text in large print clean; photos in color and black and white; pp. 139; shelved in room 12.
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).
Great Britain: Macmillan Publishers, 1986. Reprint. 8vo. VG/VG. entire panel illustrates with a continuous beige/brown dominated colorful painting of the arrival of the Spanish on the Bahamian shores. DJ is evenly toned, just as neat as the front and rear aside it. tiny purple script for title and author in black script, though characters small and upon the beige tone used for the overcast sky. inner flaps are a glossy ivory, author pic and short caption illustrate rear. acceptably bound and generally handled. light brown clothbound spine with gold characters for titling and front/rear panels are even in tone. spine ends and corners appear rubbed enough to show whitish results of abrasive contact. off white endsheets are clear. within the white textblock with 51illustrations and maps. includes 6 color plates, placed between p. 134-5 with titles. frontispiece color plate shows an aeiral view of the islands of the shallow sea. clean and neat textblock otherwise, plates enhance the gently handled volume. 294 pp. ISBN # 0333171314.
Mexico: Secretaria de Turismo, 1991. First Edition. Large Quarto: VG/G: Multicolored spine with white text: DJ has significant edgewear, chipping, creasing, laminate is peeling up on front at bottom corner: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, binding tight: Textblock is clean: First Edition: 142 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.].
Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1968. Octavo: VG/VG-: Off white spine with dark blue: DJ is age toned, some scuffs, general shelfwear, price clipped on front flap: Boards are strong and clean, mild rubbing mainly to head and tail of spine and corners, binding tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: 545 pp.
New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1969. Octavo: VG/VG-: Red spine with black text: DJ has general shelfwear, one inch closed tear along head edge, small chips, scuff marks, age toning: Boards are strong and clean with minimal shelfwear: Textblock is darkened with age with light dust staining, pages are clean and free of markings, folds and tears: Fourth Printing: 449 pp.
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.
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.
Chile: Corporacion de Investigaciones Economicas para Latinoamerica, 1985. First edition. Octavo; VG/wraps; green spine w/ white text; some shelf-wear: cover creased, bent, faded, worn, spotted, and bumped at edges and corners; text-block lightly age-toned; edges and corners of pages slightly chipped, bent, and soiled; ISBN: none; inscribed by author to A.O. Hirschman, noted economist, on ffep.
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.
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.
New York, NY: Las Americas and Cypress Books, 1968. First Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark green cloth HB spine with gold stamped lettering between gently worn ends.minimal surfacewear to adjacent panels, sharply cornered. ivory fep/ffep no marks or writing to the interior, gently read copy. head-edge is foxed. 359 pp.
Paris; New York: Robert Delpire; Universe Books, 1956. First edition. Quarto; vg/good+; dj, sepia spine with black text; HB, gray cloth spine with orange text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; introduction, 26 pp; plus album of plates, 77 photos with annotations; dj, clear mylar protector; minor chipping; else very good.
Pennsylvania: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1977. Octavo: VG/G: Off white spine with red text: DJ has soiling and age toning, 1 inch open tears along front joint, general shelfwear, some chipping, rippling along spine: Boards are strong with some light dust staining, general shelfwear: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 313 pp.
Bello Horizonte: Official de Minas Geraes, 1938. Annual. Octavo; vg/none; black leather spine with gilt lettering, raised bands, and green marbled boards; half-bound style; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; closed tear and scarring, title-page and text page; light age-toning; endpapers, mottled gray; spine, chipping; joints, split starts; edges, rubbed; leather, flaking; else very good; ---TEXT IN PORTUGUESE; Brazil; ---ISBN none.
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.
Lima, Peru: Liberia Studium, undated. Third edition. Paperback octavo. Good- with no dust jacket. Black spine with white lettering. Some rubbing and shelf-wear to the wrappers. Binding slightly tender. Slight foxing to book block edges. Pages generally unmarked. With several illustrations. 214pp. Text in Spanish.
New York: Grossman Publishers in cooperation with The International Fund for Concerned Photography, Inc., and The International Population Program, Cornell University, 1974. Approx. 8" x 9.5" VG glossy cream wraps with black lettering. Includes hand-typed LETTER SIGNED by both Author and Photographer to International Population Program. Edges of wraps softened and curling a bit. Watermarked, gently age-toned letter has single fold and receipt stamp but remains crisp. Book is clean and tight throughout.
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.
np: Discursos, Instituto del Libro, (1967). na. Small 8vo bound in original wrappers with title in black and red on front cover; VG/None; slightly faded; speech delivered by Major Fidel Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and Prime Minister of the Revolutionary Government at the Closing of the First Conference of the Organization of Latin American Solidarity (OLAS), at the Chaplin Theater on August 10, 1967, "Year of Heroic Viet Nam"; text in English.
Paris: Chez Desaint, David, Durand, 1757. Second Edition. Octavos, 6 volumes; VG; bound in full brown leather, spines paneled with gilt tooling, two compartments with gilt text; double rule with roll to boards; some shelfwear and rubbing; marbled endpapers; text block red; with 4 maps and 3 plans, volume 1 with folding map #1, volume 2 with folding plan #2, volume 3 with folding map #3, volume 4 with folding map #4, volume 5 with no plates, volume 6 with folding map 5, folding map #6, and folding plan #7, all in excellent condition; slight age-toning to pages; shelved case 9.
Mexico: Lara, 1844. First edition. Octavos in black gilt hardcovers with red leather spine and gold letters; VG; moderate shelf wear on boards with tiny white stains; spine slightly discolored; edges slightly foxed; paper age-toned, clean with tight text; pp. 285 and 319; folded map at the end; contains Mexican calendar with symbolism; research on maps, and sacrifices; in Spanish; shelved in Case # 7; IR consignment.
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.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986. Octavo; Third Printing, 1992; VG; Paperback; Spine, illustrated with white print; Cover clean and bright; Textblock has embossed initials on front endpapers, light pencil annotations through page 106, 2 pages with folded outer top corners, otherwise clean and tight; lx, 563 pages, illustrated.
Rio de Janeiro: Instituto Rio-Branco; Departamento de Imprensa Nacional, 1971. Gift from the Publisher. Quarto; vg/wraps; white spine with red text and black mapping lines; ex library, small stamp and minor markings; some shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; uncut; 443 pp.; spine, skewed with breaks; sunned; else very good; ----TEXT IN PORTUGUESE.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. Octavo; Fourth Printing January 1954; VG/G+; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine, illustrated with green and white print; DJ has wear to top and bottom edges with slight tears at spine corners and flap folds, slight spotting, price-clipped; Boards in pink and black cloth with gold print, faded at top and bottom edges, clean and strong; Textblock clean; "Paintings and drawings by the author, photographs by Rose Covarrubias, the author, and others"; xxviii, 427, viii pages, frontispiece (color), 7 leaves of color plates, 93 pages of plates, illustrated.
Readex Microprint, 1966. Microprint facsimile. Octavo. VG- with no dust jacket. Green spine with long dark green panel and gold lettering. Small chip at tailband of the spine near the rear hinge. Covers clean, binding strong. Slight sporadic foxing to text block edges. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 233pp.
Bello Horizonte: Official de Minas Geraes, 1933. Annual. Octavo; vg/none; black leather spine with gilt lettering, raised bands, and green marbled boards; half-bound style; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; closed tear and scarring, title-page and text page; light age-toning; endpapers, mottled gray; spine, chipping; joints, split starts; edges, rubbed; leather, flaking; else very good; ---TEXT IN PORTUGUESE; Brazil; ---ISBN none.