Category: Latin America and Caribbean

Sort

Showing 41-60 of 73

Image for Marihua Rojo sobre Beige y El Problema Pipil

Marihua Rojo sobre Beige y El Problema Pipil

By: Haberland, Wolfgang

Price: $10.94

Publisher: San Salvador, Ministerio de Educacion: 1977

Seller ID: 39835

Condition: Near Fine


Coleccion Antropologia e Historia No. 13; 32 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. B&W illustrations View more info

Image for Cancionero Romántico - Selección de Canciones

Cancionero Romántico - Selección de Canciones

By: Inés, María ; Sandra Solimano

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Santiago, Editorial Universitaria: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40276

Condition: Very Good+


Ediciones Espacio; 120 pages; Dibujos de C. Altamirano. N. Antúnez, G. Arestizabal, Valentina Cruz, Fdo. Estibil, Fdo. Krahn, J.P. Langlois. Portada de Fco. Delgado. Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers, printed on pink and yellow paper, illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Rapport de l'Administration Centrale au Conseil d'Administration pour l'annee 1912. Presente a L'Assemblee Generale du 29 juin 1913 - I. Republique Argentine

Rapport de l'Administration Centrale au Conseil d'Administration pour l'annee 1912. Presente a L'Assemblee Generale du 29 juin 1913 - I. Republique Argentine

By: Jewish Colonization Association

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Paris, Veneziani: 1913

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 37095

Condition: Very Good-


56, plates pages; Removed Document. 56 pages of text followed by six single-page tables and six double-page graphic charts. This is the first section of the report; it covers the Jewish Colonies in Argentina. ; 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 AT LAST - A Christmas in the West Indies

AT LAST - A Christmas in the West Indies

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: $74.94

Publisher: London and New York, MacMillan: 1871

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39959

Condition: Very Good+


xii, 401 pages; Contents clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with gilt lettering and gilt image of tropical fruit at spine, some minor wear to cloth at spine ends. Illustrated with frontispiece + 12 leaves of plates and many additional illustrations throughout text. OCLC: 26528098 Chronicling his own journey from Southampton to the Spanish Main. Charles Kingsley was an English clergymen, novelist, and historian, best known perhaps for his book The Water Babies. In At Last: A Christmas in the West Indies, Kingsley recounts his travels to the West Indies, largely focused on Trinidad,... View more info

Image for BY PAN AMERICAN HIGHWAY THROUGH SOUTH AMERICA

BY PAN AMERICAN HIGHWAY THROUGH SOUTH AMERICA

By: Lanks, Herbert Charles

Price: $14.94

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century Co: 1942

Seller ID: 39702

Condition: Very Good


205 pages; Clean and tight in original green and brown cloth binding. Profusely illustrated with photographs of the people and places across the continent of South America. View more info

Image for PRE-COLUMBIAN ART - THE ROBERT WOODS BLISS COLLECTION

PRE-COLUMBIAN ART - THE ROBERT WOODS BLISS COLLECTION

By: Lothrop, S. K. ; W. F. Foshag ; Joy Mahler

Price: $44.94

Publisher: New York, Phaidon: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41404

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


287 pages; Folio light red cloth w/ pictorial gilt stamping. Profusely illustrated in colour and black & white. Text block clean and tight, endpapers have light foxing. In clear mylar dustjacket with a quarter-size chip at base of spine. Text and Critical Analyses by S. K. Lothrop, W. F. Foshag and Joy Mahler. With 270 Illustrations, numerous colour and black-and-white photographs, many full-page, 1 double-fold-out. Scholarly study and catalogue includes descriptions of over 373 Pre-Columbian objects . Includes chapters on metallurgy, textiles, mineralogical attributions, and cultures and st... View more info

PERMANENCIA DE ANTIGUA

By: Luján Muñoz, Jorge

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Guatemala, Universidad de San Carlos: 1971

Seller ID: 41147

Condition: Near Fine


52, 30 pages; Catalogue and plates all clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers in portfolio. OCLC: 1200739 Una tirada de 2,000 ejemplares. ; 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 ANCIENT PERUVIAN TEXTILES from the Collection of the Textile Museum Washington D.C

ANCIENT PERUVIAN TEXTILES from the Collection of the Textile Museum Washington D.C

By: Marceron, Allen

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Primitive Art: 1965

Seller ID: 39629

Condition: Near Fine


24 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs of Peruvian textiles. View more info

THE AMERICAN GAZETTEER, Exhibiting a Full account of the Civil Divisions, Rivers, Harbours, Indian Tribes, &c. Of the American Continent, Also of the West India and Other Appendant Islands; with a Particular Description of Louisiana Complete with all SIX MAPS

By: Morse, Jedidiah

Price: $399.94

Publisher: Charlestown, Samuel Etheridge; Thomas and Andrews: 1804

Seller ID: 41529

Condition: Very Good-


vi, 628 pages; Printed by and for Samuel Etheridge, and for Thomas and Andrews. Original leather boards (rubbed, scraped, esp. at corners) rebacked in 20th century - leather spine, red leather spine label with gilt lettering. Some toning, otherwise clean and tight, lacks front free endpaper (blank). OCLC: 684247 ALL SIX FOLDING MAPS present, including North America, South America, the northern U.S. west to Illinois, the Southwest to the Mississippi, the Caribbean, and the Northwest Coast, scattered foxing. Consistent with the lack of information at the time, the first map does not define the... View more info

Selected Work from the Collection - Color in Sculpture and Ceramics October 30 - Frebruary 9

By: Museum of Primitive Art

Price: $12.94

Publisher: New York, Museum of Primitive Art: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41970

Condition: Very Good


20 pages; Contents clean and secure in original printed wrappers. This is the printed checklist listing the 59 items in the exhibition with their descriptions, NOT the illustrated Catalogue. There are two b&w photographs laid-in. View more info

Printed PRESS RELEASE "Color in Primitive Art Theme of New Museum Show for Exhibition titled Color in Sculpture and Ceramics October 30 - Frebruary 9

By: Museum of Primitive Art

Price: $19.94

Publisher: New York, Museum of Primitive Art: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41971

Condition: Very Good


20 pages; Three page Press Release for an exhibition at the Museum of Primitive Art titled Color in Sculpture and Ceramics running from October 30, 1957 thruough Frebruary 9, 1958. The printed Press Release is accompanied by four 8" x 10" glossy b&w photographs of examples of items in the exhibition with details of the exhibition and item description on verso (Items #2 Poro Society Mask (Nigere), #7 Ceremonial House Mural (Melanesia), #23 Water Buffalo Head (Ghana) and #52 Priest wearing Echecatl Mask (Vera Cruz). View more info

Image for A FLAG ON THE ISLAND

A FLAG ON THE ISLAND

By: Naipaul, V. S

Price: $15.94

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 38827

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


1967 First US Edition. Nobel Prize-winning author V. S. Naipaul draws upon his unique social and geographic background to create eleven stories, each a commentary on one of the three worlds with which he is so intimately familiar: England, the West Indies, and India. ; 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 Las Iglesias Coloniales de la Ciudad de Comayagua

Las Iglesias Coloniales de la Ciudad de Comayagua

By: Palacios, Sergio

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Tegucigalpa, Instituto Hondureno de Antropologia e Historia: 1987

Seller ID: 38958

Condition: Very Good


71 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Published 1987. A useful illustrated guide to the Colonial era churches in the town of Comayagua. View more info

GUIDE BOOK TO THE RUINS OF UXMAL

By: Peniche, Jose A Erosa

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Merida, Imp. Oriente: 1952

Seller ID: 41116

Condition: Very Good+


70 pages; 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 Message from the President of the U.S., Communicating ... Information Respecting the Bombardment of San Juan De Nicaragua

Message from the President of the U.S., Communicating ... Information Respecting the Bombardment of San Juan De Nicaragua

By: Pierce, Franklin

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Washington, DC, G.P.O.: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36966

Condition: Very Good+


30 pages; Senate Executive Document 85. 33d Congress, 1st Session. Describes the events leading up to the bombardment and burning of the town of San Juan del Norte by Commander Hollins and the U.S.S. Cyane to avenge an insult to United States Minister Solon Borland. OCLC: 9676016 The Bombardment of San Juan del Norte was a naval action initiated by the United States sloop-of-war USS Cyane, commanded by George H. Hollins, against the town of Greytown, Miskito Kingdom, which was under British protection and completely destroyed. The July 13, 1854 attack was in response to attempts by the i... View more info

Image for THE EUROPEAN POSSESSIONS IN THE CARIBBEAN AREA

THE EUROPEAN POSSESSIONS IN THE CARIBBEAN AREA

By: Platt, Raye

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, American Geographical Society: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38564

Condition: Very Good+


A compilation of facts concerning their population, physical geography, resources, industries, trade, government and strategic importance. ; 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

PREVENCION Y CONTROL DE LEGITIMACION DE CAPITALES Y DEL FINANCIAMIENTO AL TERRORISMO

By: Rebolledo, Alejandro

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Vadell Hermanos Editores: 2014

Edition: Third Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41900

Condition: Near Fine


Autograph; 611 pages; Signed by the author on Dedication page, otherwise clean and secure in original glossy pictorial wrappers. Large thick octavo volume. Alejandro Rebolledo is the most notable lawyer in Venezuela concerning the fight against money laundering and a specialist in organized crime. With regard to the penetration of drug trafficking in the country, he says Venezuela "cannot speak of narco-state", but does warn that the lawlessness can lead to an even greater penetration of the mafias that have made Venezuela one of the main bases for drug trafficking in the world. ; ... View more info

Image for FREEBOOTERS MUST DIE!  The Life and Death of William Walker, The Most Notorious Soldier of Fortune of the Nineteenth Century

FREEBOOTERS MUST DIE! The Life and Death of William Walker, The Most Notorious Soldier of Fortune of the Nineteenth Century

By: Rosengarten Jr., Frederic ; [Justice Potter Stewart]

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Wayne, PA, Haverford House: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38885

ISBN: 0910702012

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Autograph; 226 pages; Inscribed and signed by the author on half-title by the author to Justice Potter Stewart. Damp rippling, otherwise clean and tight. Justice Potter Stewart served on the U.S. Supreme Court for nearly 24 years. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower nominated Potter Stewart to the Supreme Court to replace Justice Harold Hitz Burton, who was retiring. Stewart served on the Supreme Court until he announced his retirement from the Court on June 18, 1981 at the age of 66. During his tenure (1958-1981) as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, Potter Stewar... View more info

ANTOLOGIA FOLKLORICA Y MUSICAL DE TABASCO

By: Santamaria, Francisco J

Price: $149.94

Publisher: Villahermosa, Gobierno Del Estado: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41543

Condition: Very Good


Music; xlviii, 462 pages; Clean and tight in original stiff printed wrappers. A nice example of the quite rare First Edition of this important collection of the folklore and music of the region of Tabasco. OCLC: 20383997; 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 CHUNGARA Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 40, No. 1 (Enero - Junio 2008) including Cranial Deformation as the Cause of Death for a Child from the Chillon River Valley

CHUNGARA Revista De Antropologia Chilena - Volume 40, No. 1 (Enero - Junio 2008) including Cranial Deformation as the Cause of Death for a Child from the Chillon River Valley

By: Santoro, Cologero M. ; Vivien G. Standen

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Arica, Chile, Universidad de Tarapaca: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39812

Condition: Near Fine


104 pages; Clean and tight in original glossy decorative wrappers. Published in 2008. Articles include: Human Biogeography in the Southern Andes (Spanish); Archeology of Nitrate Settlements in the Antofagasta Region (1880-1930) (English); Cranial Deformation as the Cause of Death for a Child from the Chillon River Valley (English); Bioarchaeological Value of Human Mummies without Provenience (English); Industrial and Social Time in Maria Elena, the last Nitrate Town (Spanish), etc. View more info