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1 Adelman, Jeremy, editor Essays in Argentine Labour History, 1870-1930
Oxford Palgrave Macmillan 1992 0333551842 / 9780333551844 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
xv, 243 pp. Index. Glossary. Illustrated with plates, charts and figures. White dust jacket with blue has a few small curls and edge chips, interior clean and unmarked, except for a gift inscription signed "Jeremy" on the first blank. ; St Antony's Series; 260 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Gobernantes Del Uruguay. Tomo Primero & Tomo Segundo [1825-1856], Araujo, Orestes
2 Araujo, Orestes Gobernantes Del Uruguay. Tomo Primero & Tomo Segundo [1825-1856]
Montevideo Dornaleche Y Reyes 1903-1904 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
246 and 238 + indices and plates. In Spanish. Handsome 1/2 leather, with black leather and gilt spine, dark marbled hard boards, with minor wear, scar to front cover. Interior normal library marks with no pocket, paper a little age darkened but otherwise clean and unmarked, a very handsome copy, complete two volumes in one, very hard to find. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 Arias-Larreta, Abraham Literaturas Aborigenes Azteca Incaica Maya-Quiche
Los Angeles Coleccion Sayari 1951 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
+ (6) 125 pages + (3) contains bibliography, maroon cloth cover with gold lettering on front cover, wear to head, tail, spine and corners, CV page a half-page (pages 5-6) tipped in, author dedication in pen page 4, otherwise pages clear and unmarked; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 125 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Estudios Sobre La Historia De La Industria Azucarera Argentina, Campi, Daniel
4 Campi, Daniel Estudios Sobre La Historia De La Industria Azucarera Argentina
San Miguel DE Tucumán Universidad Nacional De Tucuman 1993 9505540981 / 9789505540983 Softcover Fair 
212 pp. Notes at rear. Spanish text. Blue softcover. Covers have wear along edges and spine. Front cover slightly faded. Interior is clean with no marks. ; Serie Ciencia. Coleccion Jujuy; Vol. 1 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Estudios Sobre La Historia De La Industria Azucarera Argentina, Campi, Daniel
5 Campi, Daniel Estudios Sobre La Historia De La Industria Azucarera Argentina
San Salvador Universitaria De Jujuy 1992 9505540981 / 9789505540983 First Edition Softcover Fair 
141 pp. Notes at rear. Spanish text. Red softcover. Covers have wear along edges and spine. Front cover slightly faded, and has faint rippling. Interior is clean with no marks. ; Vol. 2 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Urarina Society, Cosmology, and History in Peruvian Amazonia, Dean, Bartholomew
6 Dean, Bartholomew Urarina Society, Cosmology, and History in Peruvian Amazonia
Gainesville, Florida Univ Pr of Florida 2009 0813033780 / 9780813033785 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
xvii + 324 pp. Notes, bibliography,index. Illustrated with figures. Original dark green cloth with brilliant gilt is clean and fresh, interior last end paper glued down with a wrinkle at binders, otherwise fresh and tight. Nice copy. Includes: The Chambira Basin and urarina Society; Ninichu Homeland of the Ancients; Hirtoricizing Amazonia Domination, Unequal Exchange and Value Extraction; Localizing Webs of Power in the Chambira Basic the Urarina and Forest Extraction in Contemporary Perspective; Gender and the Experience of Peonage; Forbidden Fruit Affinity and the Economy of Kinship; Multiple Regimes of Value Unequal Exchange and the Circulation of Palm Fiber Wealth; Mitayo, Myth and Meaning Alienation and the Circulation of Urarina Forest Game; Chanting Rivers Fiery Tongue - Ayahuasca Shamanism and Resistance in Amazonia.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 52.00 USD
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7 Fernandez M., Juan, Gerente General Expedicion a Chile. Volumen IV (Cronica De Una E xpedicion a Chile. Tomo 4)
Editora Nacional Gabriela Mistral Hardcover Good in Poor dust jacket 
244 pp + 3 large folding maps in rear pocket. Illustrated with many color photos and text figures. Includes Ultimo fogon en Carrizal Bajo; Combarbala y la leyenda del culebron; Combarbala y el mundo de las aves; El vuelo de las aves (Fisica del vuelo, el ala y las plumas); El mundo de las aves y Hualpen; El clima; Hulapen. In Spanish. Dark red paper dust jacket is in two pieces and heavily chipped. Leatherette. Book corners are bumped. Interior has signatures on title page but they are not legible -- could be contributing authors, or just a collegial well-wishing to a giftee. Interior otherwise clean. Map pocket is oxidized.; Large 4to 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Documents Zoologiques pour Servir a la Monographie des Cheiropteres sud-Americains.  with  9 leaves of plates, Gervais, M. Paul
8 Gervais, M. Paul Documents Zoologiques pour Servir a la Monographie des Cheiropteres sud-Americains. with 9 leaves of plates
Paris P. Bertrand 1856 First Edition Thus Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
p. 25-87, [9] leaves of plates. Memoire accompagne de neuf planches lithographiees. Extrait de la Zoologie de l'Expedition dans les parties centrales de l'Amerique du Sud, pubnliee sous la direction de M. le comte Francis de Castelnau. Original green hard paper boards are worn and aged, spine perished, corners of boards rubbed and chipped, small lack at bottom front joint. Interior first page has old institution impressed stamp, paper thinned and partly missing at top and bottom gutter margin, otherwise clean and unmarked. Pages 72-87 heavily browned, fore-edges somewhat chipped. Plates have some foxing but otherwise clean (starts with Plate 7 as called for), plate 15 has another institutional embossure. Needs to be resewn. Aged but complete, very scarce.; Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 275.00 USD
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9 Grossman, Jorge, Editor Index to Latin American Periodicals, Vol. 6, 1966 (Indice General De Publicaciones Periodicas Latinoamericanas)
Metuchen, NJ The Scarecrow Press, Inc. 1967 First Edition Cloth Good with no dust jacket 
viii + 366 pp. Grey-blue cloth cover with silver gilt has minor wear, library numbers in white ink on spine, library book plate fep, library marks and stamp title verso and table of contents, otherwise clean and nice. ; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10 Grossman, Jorge, Editor Index to Latin American Periodicals, Vol. 7, 1967 (Indice General De Publicaciones Periodicas Latinoamericanas)
Metuchen, NJ The Scarecrow Press, Inc. 1969 First Edition Cloth Good with no dust jacket 
viii + 366 pp. Grey-blue cloth cover with silver gilt has minor wear, library numbers on label on spine, library book plate fep, library marks and stamp title verso and table of contents, otherwise clean and nice. ; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 12.50 USD
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11 Hall, Captain Basil Extracts from a Journal Written on the Coasts of Chili, Peru and Mexico, in the Years 1820,1821,1822. Vol. II
Philadelphia E.Littell 1824 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
1st US. 230 pp. Appears to be the 1st (scarce) American edition, Vol. II (of 2) only. Fascinating reading, detailed journals with information on society, manners, industry, mining systems, free trade, slaves, earthquakes, marriage customs, some natural history, volcanos, religion, etc., as well as winds, weather and navigation. The Capt. visits Coquimbo, Guasco, Copiapo,, Peru (Lima), Guayaquil, Panama, Taboga, Acapulco, Tepic, San Blas and passes the Galapagos, which he discusses in a number of places. Includes a table of long. & lat. of places he visited. Buff paper boards are darkened and worn, spine label present, spine tips chipped away, backstrip joints cracking. Interior has quite a bit of foxing, 1826 owner inscription on title, pages trimmed erratically at bottom edge, page 5/6 is missing bottom corner not affecting text, otherwise clean and sturdy.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Arboretum Amazonicum. Iconographia dos Mais Importantes Vegetaes Espontaneos e Cultivados da Regiao, Amazonica. 4 Parts bound as one, Huber, Jaques
12 Huber, Jaques Arboretum Amazonicum. Iconographia dos Mais Importantes Vegetaes Espontaneos e Cultivados da Regiao, Amazonica. 4 Parts bound as one
Para Musee Paraense de Historia Natural e Ethnographia 1900 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
1900-1906 four parts bound as one, 44 [7] 40 ff with black and white and sepia photographic plates, 4 title pages. Royal forto with 3/4 cloth, black cloth spine with gilt, black corners the cloth has disappeared, paper hard boards with a modernist design in green, black and brown. Spine is worn, joints starting, interior end papers with an Amerindian inspired design, front end paper has some small chips. Text pages have some small thumbing marks but otherwise clean and unmarked, paper a bit aged and toned but in nice condition. Interior in good condition, cover in fair-good condition. A scarce copy of the major work by French botanist Jaques/Jakob Huber, who went to the Amazon in the late 1890s. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Price: 549.00 USD
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The Hispanic World 1492-1898: A Guide to Photoreproduced Manuscripts from Spain in the Collections of the United States, Guam, and Puerto Rico/El Mundo Hispanico 1492-1898 Guia de Copias Fotograficas de Manuscritos Espanoles Existentes en, Jimenez Codinach, Estela Guadalupe;Codinach, Guadalupe Jimenez
13 Jimenez Codinach, Estela Guadalupe;Codinach, Guadalupe Jimenez The Hispanic World 1492-1898: A Guide to Photoreproduced Manuscripts from Spain in the Collections of the United States, Guam, and Puerto Rico/El Mundo Hispanico 1492-1898 Guia de Copias Fotograficas de Manuscritos Espanoles Existentes en
Washington, D.C. Library of Congress 1994 084440697X / 9780844406978 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
xiii + 1060 pp. Index. Illustrated with maps, tables and many plates. In English and Spanish. Large and heavy book with black leather spine, dark red cloth covers, with gilt is clean, small bump/chip at front cover fore-edge, smaller at back cover. Interior has Library of Congress stamp on title page, otherwise clean and fresh. Surprisingly scarce. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Price: 990.00 USD
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Indigenism, Pan-Indigenism and Cosmovisionism The Confluence of Indigenous, Mantilla, Martha E. (Ed. )
14 Mantilla, Martha E. (Ed. ) Indigenism, Pan-Indigenism and Cosmovisionism The Confluence of Indigenous
SALALM, Inc. 2015 0917617908 / 9780917617904 Softcover Very Good 
Xii + 203 pp. List of of contributors, conference program, and 2nd annual film series at rear. Edited volume 16 articles from different contributors. English, Spanish, and Portuguese articles. Olive green softcover. Book is in excellent condition, clean with no marks. ; Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials LVIII; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Trance and Modernity in the Southern Caribbean  African and Hindu Popular Religions in Trinidad and Tobago, McNeal, Keith E.
15 McNeal, Keith E. Trance and Modernity in the Southern Caribbean African and Hindu Popular Religions in Trinidad and Tobago
University Press of Florida 2011 0813037360 / 9780813037363 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
+ (16) 388 pages +(4) contains photographs, illustrations, appendix, bibliography and index, blue covers with white and blue text and photograph on front cover, minor wear to head, tail and corners, pages clear and unmarked ; New World Diasporas; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 388 pages 
Price: 53.00 USD
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16 Morales de los Rios Filho, Adolfo O Rio de Janeiro imperial Prefacio De Alberto Da Costa E Silva
Rio DE Janeiro Topbooks, Univercidade Editora 2000 8574750166 / 9788574750163 Second Edition Softcover Good 
549 pps. Bibliography and index at rear. Portuguese text. Tan softcover. Book is in good conditional, very minimal wear along edges. Very clean with no marks, exterior or interior. 2 rear fly pages have folds in lower left corners. ; 9.02 X 6.10 X 1.18 inches; 549 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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17 Winter, Nevin O. Brazil and Her People of To-Day; An Account of the Customs, Characteristics, Amusements, History and Advancement of the Brazilians, and the Development and Resources of Their Country SIGNED
Boston L.C.Page 1910 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED 388 pp + x. Pictorial endpapers, folding map, many half-tone photo illustrations. Inscribed by the author to Hon. Irving B. Dudley (Irving Bedell Dudley 1861-1911, Ambassador to Brazil 1907-1911). Dudley is also acknowledged in the preface. Comprehensive, informative and very pretty book on Brazil at the turn of the 20th century. Ribbed beige cover with brilliant gilt, gilt and green symbol of Brazil on the cover and spine. Spine gilt somewhat faded, top edge gilt dusty. Small scar on front end paper, occasional red ink underlining, and of course the author's inscription opposite the half title. A nice copy.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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