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1 Revista Ferronales No.11 XXXVI November 1959
1959 Fair 
1959 128 pp Revista Ferronales, the magazine of the national railroads of Mexico. Special "La Revolucion Mexican" issue , November 1959. In Spanish. Size: 9" x 11.5". Decorative Paper. Fair. Pulp Magazine.# 001437. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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2 The Panama Canal: a Pictorial Review of its Construction Together with Statistical Information
James a Rook 1912 Very Good 
James a Rook, 1912 Unpaginated. Photos of the Panama Canal's construction on every page. Stamp on title page, "Compliments of the Panama Canal on zone Panama-Pacific Exposition 1915." Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Pictorial covers are rubbed along spine, with two short closed tears. #001907 Size: 8"x 5". Stapled Softcover. Very Good. #001907. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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3 Barclay, Glen Struggle for a Continent: The Diplomatic History of South America 1917 - 1945
New York New York University Press 1972 0814709699 / 9780814709696 First Good No Jacket 
New York: New York University Press, 1972 213 pp. with bibliography. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, witha few dog-eared pages at the back. Black boards are clean and tight, a little bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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4 Bejarano, Cnel. D.E.M. Ramon C. Bejarano CONTRIBUCIÓN DE LA FF. AA. AL BIENESTAR Y PROGRESO DEL PAÍS
Paraguay Editorial Toledo 1959 Fair Minus 
6"x 9" 111 pp- with B&W illustrations in text. Text is tight and unmarked. Lower page edges are moisture spotted. Yellow paper wraps are intact, soiled. Text in Spanish. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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5 Bottineau, Yves Living Architecture: Iberian American Baroque
Grosset & Dunlap 1979 First Fine Good Jacket 
text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is lightly yellowed with scuffs and a 1 1/2" tear along spine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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6 Brand, Lieut. Chas Journal of a Voyage to Peru: a Passage Across the Cordillera of the Andes in the Winter of 1827, Performed on Foot in the Snow; and a Yourney Across the Pampas
London Henry Colburn 1828 First Very Good No Jacket Signed
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. vii,346 pp with 3 B&W illustrations in text and one frontis Presumed first edition, presentatioText is clean, tight and unmarkedt, with slight darkening to page edges. Presentation copy with" with the author's kind regards," on second free page but without a signature. Binding is dark brown half calf with greeny-brown marbled boards. Spine is banded with title gold-stamped on red leather insert. Binding is in better than usual condition for a book of this age. Bookplate of Seve Fossitt ( financier and adventurer) on front pastedown. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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7 Brinkbaumer, Klaus & Hoges, Clemens The Voyage of the Vizcaina The Mystery of Christopher Columbus's Last Ships
Harcourt 2004 0151011869 / 9780151011865 First Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Harcourt, 2004 328 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, "as new." Maps of Columbus's voyages on endpapers. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged save for a little shelfwear. In mylar jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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8 Cameron, Roderick Viceroyalties of the West: The Spanish Empire in Latin America
Little, Brown 1968 First Very Good Good + Jacket 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 276 pp0 with three maps and B&W plates in text. Text is clean, tight tnd unmarked.Green cloth boards are undamaged. DJ is bright, intact, with edgewear. Price-clipped. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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9 Carey, Jeana Mexico Sketches 0r, Suburban Matron as Gringo An Illustrated Travel Memoir
Ardmore, PA CPO Ink 2007 0980067731 / 9780980067736 First Good By Author 
7" x 9.5" Self-published. 5, 153 pps. Fully illustrateed by author. .. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Date-stamp on top page edges. White soft cover with red type and full-color illustration on front is clean and bright but shows some type loss on upper corner and some wear on bottom edge. "Correspondence and drawings created during a two-year sojourn in the glorious country that is our neighbor to the south." 
Price: 11.00 USD
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10 Carey, Jeana Mexico Sketches 0r, Suburban Matron as Gringo An Illustrated Travel Memoir
Ardmore, PA CPO Ink 2007 0980067731 / 9780980067736 First Very Good By Author 
7" x 9.5" Self-published. 5, 153 pps. Fully illustrateed by author. Date-stamp on top of pages. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. White soft cover with red type and full-color illustration on front is clean and bright but shows some type loss on upper corner and some wear on bottom edge. "Correspondence and drawings created during a two-year sojourn in the glorious country that is our neighbor to the south." 
Price: 11.00 USD
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11 Flawn,Peter T. Silver in the Sierra Madre: the Story of the Santa Cruz Mine and Phillip W. Beckley
Austin, TX Eakin Press 2002 First Very Good 
Austin, TX: Eakin Press, 2002 500 pp with 24 B&W plates. An advance review copy labelled "bound galleys, not for resale." A history of the Santa Cruz silver mine in Durango, Mexico. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers have a little shelfwear. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC). 
Price: 42.00 USD
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12 Goodwin, William B. The Lure of Gold: Being the Story of the Five Lost Ships of Christopher Columbus
Boston Meador Publishing Company 1940 First Very Good No Jacket 
Boston: Meador Publishing Company, 1940 215 pp with B&W plates in text and one fold-out map. text is clean, tight, unmarked. Green cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are clean, bumped at spine ends. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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13 Guppy, Nicholas Wai-Wai
John Murray 1958 First Good + No Jacket 
Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Green binding is lightly faded and scuffed. Overall good condition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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14 Hart, John Mason Revolutionary Mexico the Coming and Processs of the Mexican Revolution
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1989 0520067444 / 9780520067448 Very Good 
478 pp with eight B&W plates and two maps. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers clean, bright, undamaged. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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15 Hoelle, Jeffry Rainforest Cowboys: The Rise of Ranching and Cattle Culture in Western Amazonia
2015 University of Texas 0292761341 / 9780292761346 First As New As New Jacket 
2015: University of Texas 196 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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16 Landa, Diego De, Bp Yucatan Before and After the Conquest
Mineola, New York, U.S.A. Dover Publications 1978 0486236226 / 9780486236223 Good Plus No Jacket as Published Jacket 
162 pp + 4 p. catalog of Dover books. Text is clean, tight, unmarked. Cover is lightly yelllowed and bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 Lange, Frederick W. (Ed.) Paths to Central American Prehistory
University Press of Colorado 1996 0870814028 / 9780870814020 First Near Fine Fine Jacket 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 379 pps.with some b/w photgraphs. Text clean, bright, tight and unmarked. One small tear in center of back endaper. Black cloth boards with silver printing on spine As New. Glossy DJ with blue, blavk nd white graphcs As New. A "landmark volume" bringing together "contributions by some the most distinguished pioneers of Central American archaeology." 
Price: 16.00 USD
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18 Marcosson, Isaac F. Anaconda
New York Dodd, Mead 1957 First Very Good Poor Jacket 
370 pp. Text is clean, tight unmarked somewhat yellowed. Flyleaf has a 3/4" tear at the top. The book has a photographic suppliment of 38 B&W plates showing mining operations and captains of industry. Endpapers are maps of US and South American mining sites with diagram of movement to markets and smelters. Red cloth boards with gold stamping are VG, pictorial dust jacket is worn, split along front edge, has a large chip missing from top of spine. In mylar cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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19 Martino, Raul Sapia (Ed.) Guatemala Mayaland of Eternal Spring
Buenos Aires River Plate Publishing First Very Good No Jacket as Published Jacket 
7.5" x 9.5" Unpaginated. Ilustratedwith B&W and color illustrations,. Text clean, tight and unmarked. Orange paper-wrapped boards with red cloth spine and full-color photograph bright, tight and clean with some adhesive staining inside front and back cover. Also a period business card from a Guatemalan tourist agency is affixed inside front cover. Very nice book with great period graphics and illustrations. Written in Spanish and English for tourists. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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20 Maslow, Jonathan Footsteps in the Jungle Adventures in the Scientific Exploration of The American Tropics
Ivan R. Dee 1996 1566631378 / 9781566631372 Very Good Good Jacket 
Ivan R. Dee, 1996 307 with B&W illustrations and two maps in text.Text is clean, tight and unmarked save for a crossout on the flyleaf. Dust jacket is bright, intact with a library sticker on spine. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Ex-Library. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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