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, front cover appears missing; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; arts - American; Shelve in Netdesk office, in 15's ephemera box 9.
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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: 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.
San Juan: Edicion de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1964. Octavo; Good/paperback; pp 556; dark tan spine with white text; covers show some slight wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; light crease to spine; text block edges have light toning; uncut pages; illustrated; deckled fore edge; text in Spanish.
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).
Washington, DC: Office of the Director of National Intelligence, 2010. Quarto; Paperback; VG/No DJ; Spine is white with red and black lettering; Covers have rubbing to front and back, mild edgewear, sticker residue to tail of spine and head of back cover, two small finger print smudges to front cover, creasing on spine; textblock has some pencil writing to back of ffep, else clean; binding is strong; companion CD included; 606 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. 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].
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.
Leipzig, Germany: Karl Baedeker, 1904. First Edition. Octavo, 660 pages; VG-; full binding of red cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; some soiling; wear to head and tail of spine; gray stain to lower right corner of front board; all edges marbled; barcode sticker at half title page; contains multiple fold out maps; two ribbon bookmarks; pages clean; shelved Front Bookshelf.
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: Scribner, 2009. First Scribner hardcover edition. Octavo; First Scribner hardcover edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and yellow paper to boards, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; xxii, 328 pages, genealogical chart.
Philadelphia: The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, 1984. Second Edition. Quarto; G/paperback; pp 78; black spiral spine; sunned blue pictorial front cover show modest sunning; blue pictorial front with white titles; light soiling to rear; chipping to front joint at head and tail edges; minor edge wear; text block has moderate wear to exterior edges; illustrated.
Berkeley, CA; London, UK: University of California Press; University of California Press, Ltd, 1976. Small Quarto; pp 273; G/paperback; blue spine with black text; covers show slight wear to exterior; small chip to spine; intact panels; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1989. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with red print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear with small tears, 2-inch closed tear to front bottom edge; Boards quarter bound with blue cloth to spine and white cloth to boards, cocked spine, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has stain to bottom edge, else clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the half-title page; xxvi, 381 pages, illustrated (b&w).
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.
New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Books, 1974. First Edition. Octavo, 451 pages; VG/VG-; full binding of green buckram; spine white with olive green lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild soiling and wear to dust jacket; closed tear a back flap fold; small chip missing from crown of dust jacket spine; price uncut '$12.95'; mild shelf wear; pages clean; shelved Cuba.
Chicago: Willett, Clark & Company, 1935. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tanned, black print; DJ has tears to all edges and flap folds, 3-inch closed tear to front top edge (taped), toning to spine, shelfwear; Boards in cream cloth with black print, toning to spine, peripheral toning, light wear to spine caps; Text block has blue speckled top edge, tanning to endpapers, newspaper article about authors glued to rear pastedown, name in ink on half-title page, else clean text; Inscribed in ink by the authors on the front flyleaf; 292 pages, frontispiece (map), “Illustrated in Block Prints” (b&w).
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: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue and purple with white print; DJ has small tears at spine ends and flap corners, toning to spine, small ink stain on front, light shelfwear; Boards in orange cloth with black print, slight wear to spine caps else clean and strong; Text block has blue tinted top edge, clean and tight; xvi, 258, viii pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Mato Grosso: Entrelinhas, 2014. Quarto; pp 235; VG/VG-; blue/lavender pictorial spine with white text; exhibition booklet laid in at ffep; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; cloth clean; strong boards; text block exterior show minimal wear; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; text in Portuguese, Spanish and English; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
La Habana: Editorial De Ciencias Sociales, 1975. Small Quarto; G+ Hardcover; Brown spine with black text; Slipcase has shelfwear and is age-toned; Boards have slight staining on the insides and outsides; Binding strong; Textblock is age-toned, has foxing to pages and page edges; Text clean; pp 191. TEXT IN SPANISH.
New York: The Center for Cuban Studies. Bilingual edition. Octavo; Bilingual edition; G+; Paperback; Spine, red without print; Cover is red with black print, light toning to spine, slight edgewear, crease to front hinge, else clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Text in English and Spanish; iv, 135 pages.
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.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1991. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print, illustration; DJ has edgewear, two closed tears to top edge, tears at top and bottom of front flap fold, else clean; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, mild bump to top edge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xi, 239 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Baltimore: George M'Dowell & Son, 1832. Octavo; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on black banner, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, binders tape on hinges is cracked or torn length of spine, tattering to spine caps and corners, wear to edges, scuffing, peripheral darkening, small stains; Text block has cracked front hinge, notation to endpapers in pencil and ink, small vendor label on front pastedown, tanning/foxing to endpapers, name in ink on title page, tear to fore edge of title page, foxing throughout, puckering to paper throughout; Missing two folded color maps; 471 pages, illustrated (b&w).
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.
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.