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Image for Estatutos de la Compañía de Alumbrado por Gas en Lima Reformados en 1869

Estatutos de la Compañía de Alumbrado por Gas en Lima Reformados en 1869

By: Anonymous

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Lima [Peru], Imprenta Calle de Lampa Num. 215 por J. V. Serrano: 1869

Seller ID: 40548


Title & 27 pages; Removed document. Title printed within a decorative border. Gutter margins dusty, worn, and somewhat bent from having been extracted from a volume. Stamped on the title page in blue ink "Exchange ... Serial Record Division The Library of Congress." Above this, the LC Surplus-Duplicate stamp appears (faintly) in red ink. Gas lightling in Lima appears to date back to at least 1861, judging from a reference in this volume. We can find no other... View more info

Image for Journal Historique Et Politique Des Principaux Événements Des Différentes Cours de L'Europe  including "Traite de paix entre l'Angleterre & les Caraïbes de l'isle Saint-Vincent"

Journal Historique Et Politique Des Principaux Événements Des Différentes Cours de L'Europe including "Traite de paix entre l'Angleterre & les Caraïbes de l'isle Saint-Vincent"

By: Anonymous

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Genève [but probably Paris], Ch.- J. Panckoucke: 1773

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41470


On offer here is an attractive volume in 18th century full calf, bound in the French style, (flat spine with floral tools in gilt, red label lettered in gilt, marbled endpapers, edges decoratively stained red). The volume in which these interesting numbers of the now-scarce 'Journal Historique Et Politique Des Principaux Événements Des Différentes Cours de L'Europe' is in a handsome contemporary binding which shows only minor rubbing -- mostly along the hinges, apart ... View more info

Image for Marlon de Azambuja - La construcción del icono [Exhibition catalogue]: Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Sala San Antonio Abad, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 21 de enero - 20 de marzo de 2011

Marlon de Azambuja - La construcción del icono [Exhibition catalogue]: Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Sala San Antonio Abad, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 21 de enero - 20 de marzo de 2011

By: Azambuja, Marlon de ; [Texts by Arévalo, Antonio; Rafael Doctor, & Iciar Sagarminaga]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Las Palmas, Spain, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno: 2011

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 39427


96 & [4] pages; Publisher's color-pictorial wrappers with printed flaps folded inward. An excellent, unworn copy, with a presentation inscription from the artist -- Marlon de Azambuja -- on the front blank. [Handsome inscription to an American museum professional, in Spanish, signed with initials]. The artist was born in Brazil in 1978, but has lived and worked in Madrid in recent years. This is the first solo exhibition of his work in a Spanish museum. Text in Spa... View more info

Image for In the Senate ... Letter of the Secretary of State, addressed to Hon. George P. Edmunds, inclosing copies of dispatches relative to the seizure of the vessels of the Venezuela Steam Transportation Company in 1871

In the Senate ... Letter of the Secretary of State, addressed to Hon. George P. Edmunds, inclosing copies of dispatches relative to the seizure of the vessels of the Venezuela Steam Transportation Company in 1871

By: Bayard, T. F

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, G.P.O.: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36973


24 pages; Letter of the Secretary of State, Addressed to Hon. George F. Edmunds Removed Document. This long standing issue was finally resolved in 1892 by the Joint Resolution of June 19, 1890, 26 Stat 674: "Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the President of the United States be, and lie is hereby, authorized and empowered to take such measures as in his judgment may be necessary to prom... View more info

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VICISITUDES DE UN DEMOCRATA BAJO BATISTA, CASTRO Y GUEVARA

By: Beruff, Jorge ; [SIGNED]

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Miami, Alexandria Library: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40278


Autograph; Inscribed and SIGNED by the author (with initials) on the titlepage. Clean and tight in original glossy wrappers, one tiny chip at fore-edge of front wrapper. OCLC 236079612 Beruff addresses the political and social events in Cuba during 1952 - 1960. La dictadura de Batista que violo los derechos humanos, y la de Castro que ha hollado todas las libertades y confiscado todas las propriedades mediante el comunismo, son los acontecimientos fundamentales de... View more info

Image for The Miami Generation / La Generacion de Miami  Nine Cuban-American artists/nueve artistas Cubano-Americanos, October 10, 1893 - January 15, 1984

The Miami Generation / La Generacion de Miami Nine Cuban-American artists/nueve artistas Cubano-Americanos, October 10, 1893 - January 15, 1984

By: Blanc, Giulio V. ; guest curator

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Miami, Cuban Museum of Arts and Culture: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40692


81 pages; Publisher's color pictorial wrappers. Very minor wear, but clean and without defect. A xerox copy of a Washington Post review of the exhibition by Benjamin Forgey is laid in. The artists are: Bencomo, Brito-Avellana, Calzada, Cano, Falero, García, Gonzálex, Maciá and Trasobares. Texts in English and Spanish. Maps of Miami as endpapers. View more info

Image for Apuntes sobre varios Objetos de Barro procedentes de "Los Guapotes" en El Lago de Guija

Apuntes sobre varios Objetos de Barro procedentes de "Los Guapotes" en El Lago de Guija

By: Boggs, Stanley H

Price: $10.95

Publisher: San Salvador, Ministerio de Educacion: 1976

Seller ID: 39833


Coleccion Antropologia e Historia No. 9; 16 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. B&W illustrations View more info

Image for THE MEMORIAS OF THE REPUBLICS OF CENTRAL AMERICA AND OF THE ANTILLES

THE MEMORIAS OF THE REPUBLICS OF CENTRAL AMERICA AND OF THE ANTILLES

By: Childs, James Bennett

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1932

Seller ID: 41663


170 pages; Clean and tight in original printed tan wrappers; front wrapper has two small chips at outer corners. An excellent pioneering bibliography of the government publications of various Central American countries between the early 19th century and the early 20th Century arranged by country each section with an introductory essay. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with ... View more info

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The Sources of Commercial Law of Mexico

By: Clagett, Helen L.

Price: $10.95

Publisher: New Orleans, Tulane Law Review: 1944

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41661


Autograph; 24 pages; Clean and tight in original green printed wrappers. Reprinted from the Tulane Law Review, March 1944, Vol. XVIII, pp 437-460. Signed by the author beneath the title on the first page. ; Signed by Author; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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A GUIDE TO THE LAW AND LEGAL LITERATURE OF PERU

By: Clagett, Helen L.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Library of Congress: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41743


188 pages; Clean and tight in original gray printed wrappers, rubbing near spine. This is the original Paperback issue, NOT hardcover ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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A GUIDE TO THE LAW AND LEGAL LITERATURE OF PARAGUAY

By: Clagett, Helen L.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Library of Congress: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41744


59 pages; Clean and tight in original gray printed wrappers.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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A GUIDE TO THE LAW AND LEGAL LITERATURE OF URUGUAY

By: Clagett, Helen L.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Library of Congress: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41745


123 pages; Clean and tight in original gray printed wrappers.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for A GUIDE TO THE LAW AND LEGAL LITERATURE OF BOLIVIA32118

A GUIDE TO THE LAW AND LEGAL LITERATURE OF BOLIVIA32118

By: Clagett, Helen L.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Library of Congress: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41746


110 pages; Clean and tight in original gray printed wrappers, rear wrapper has two small nicks at top edge. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for A GUIDE TO THE LAW AND LEGAL LITERATURE OF THE MEXICAN STATES w/ letter identifying errors

A GUIDE TO THE LAW AND LEGAL LITERATURE OF THE MEXICAN STATES w/ letter identifying errors

By: Clagett, Helen L. ; Isabel Kelly

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Library of Congress: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41747


180 pages; Clean and tight in original gray printed wrappers. Mimeographed copy of a three page typed letter laid-in, dated 10.8.47, Mexico, D.F. and written by Isabel Kelly to Dr. Luther Evans, Librarian of Congress addressing some errors in the text of this book. Ms. Kelly is quite blunt in her criticisms. An amusing and informative bonus piece. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues... View more info

Image for Santuarios de Altura en la Region de la Laguna Brava in CHUNGARA  Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 35, No. 2 (2003)

Santuarios de Altura en la Region de la Laguna Brava in CHUNGARA Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 35, No. 2 (2003)

By: Cologero M. Santoro Vargas

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Arica, Chile, Universidad de Tarapaca: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38942


Clean and tight in original glossy decorative wrappers. Published in 2003. Articles include: Bienes Fuerarios del Cementario Chinchorro Morro 1: Descripcion, Analisis e Interpretacion by Vivien Standen; Proposicion de Estilos para el Arte Rupestre de Valle de Putaendo by Andres Troncoso; Santuarios de Altura en la Region de la Laguna Brava by Maria Constanza Ceruti; testimonios en Triangulo: Personajes de la Nueva Coronica de Guaman Poma y del Manuscrito Quechua de Huaro... View more info

Image for Dating the Tiwanaku State  in CHUNGARA  Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 36, No. 1 (2004)

Dating the Tiwanaku State in CHUNGARA Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 36, No. 1 (2004)

By: Cologero M. Santoro Vargas

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Arica, Chile, Universidad de Tarapaca: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38943


Former owner's stamp on titlpage, otherwise clean and tight in original glossy decorative wrappers. Published in 2004. Articles include: Homenaje a Don Luis Alvarez Miranda; Dating the Tiwanaku State by Szymon Augustyniak; Arte Rupestre del Rio Grande, Cuenca del Rio Limari, Norte Chico, Chile; La Revista de Codpa (Altos de Arica) de 1772-73; Recursos Hidricos Altoandinos, Estrategias de Desarrollo Economico y Proyectos de Riego: Tarapaca, 1880-1930; El Mundo Andino, Po... View more info

Image for Variaciones Culturales en el Valle de Lima durante la Ocupacion Incaica in CHUNGARA  Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 36, No. 2 (2004)

Variaciones Culturales en el Valle de Lima durante la Ocupacion Incaica in CHUNGARA Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 36, No. 2 (2004)

By: Cologero M. Santoro Vargas

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Arica, Chile, Universidad de Tarapaca: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38944


Clean and tight in original glossy decorative wrappers. Articles include: Quebrada Tacahuay: Un Sitio Maritimo del Pleistoceno Tardio en la Costa Sur del Peru; Ocupaciones Humanas del Holoceno Tardio en Los Vilos (IV Region, Chile); Variaciones Culturales en el Valle de Lima durante la Ocupacion Incaica; El Ushnu Inka y la Organizacion del Espacio en los Principales Tampus de los Wamani de la Sierra Central del Chinchaysuyu; El Inka y el Poder como Problemas de la Arque... View more info

Image for La Revista de Codpa (Altos de Arica) de 1772-73 in CHUNGARA  Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 36, No. 1 (2004)

La Revista de Codpa (Altos de Arica) de 1772-73 in CHUNGARA Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 36, No. 1 (2004)

By: Cologero M. Santoro Vargas

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Arica, Chile, Universidad de Tarapaca: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38945


Published in 2004. Former owner's stamp on titlpage, otherwise clean and tight in original glossy decorative wrappers. Upper rear corner creased of last few leaves. Articles include: Homenaje a Don Luis Alvarez Miranda; Dating the Tiwanaku State by Szymon Augustyniak; Arte Rupestre del Rio Grande, Cuenca del Rio Limari, Norte Chico, Chile; La Revista de Codpa (Altos de Arica) de 1772-73; Recursos Hidricos Altoandinos, Estrategias de Desarrollo Economico y Proyectos de... View more info

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Elementos de Derecho Constitutional Mexicano

By: Coronado, Mariano

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Mexico, Libreria de La Vda. de Ch Bouret: 1906

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 41296


289 pages; "Blue Room" written on rear endpapers, otherwise clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and lettering and decorative stamping in black on front board. Paper toned, cloth chipped near base of spine, endpapers splitting across hinges, but binding quite tight and secure. Halftitle and Prologue are present, appears to be missing the title page. OCLC: 9185316 Mariano Coronado (1852-1927) was an important literary and pol... View more info

The Museum of Primitive Art SELECTED WORKS FOUR Art of Ancient Peru, Selected Work from the Collection

By: D'Harnoncourt, Rene

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Museum of Primitive Art: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41968


32 pages; Clean and secure in original decorative wrappers. Illustrated with 31 b&w photographs of pieces from the exhibition, including sculpture, scepters, a funerary mask and textiles. OCLC: 929446498 View more info