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Album de la Revolucion Cubana 1952-1959 by Jimenez, Rene; Picart, J. M.; Jimenez, Mario

Habana: Revista Cinegrafico / Editorial Echevarria, 1960. First edition. Paperback. Very good. Oblong slim 4to, stapled color-printed wrappers; pp. [32], with 271 "post cards" (each 5.5 x 7.5 cms) affixed in their appropriate spots. Corners bumped, the ...

From The Libriquarian, IOBA

$1,500.00


Memorias De La Sierra Maestra (Signed) by Pardo Llada, Jose

32mo, green and red pictorial wraps with a silhouette of a palm tree. 172 pp. Signed by the author on the title page: "Saludos de José Pardo Llada". Patronato del Libro Popular. Primera Serie, Volumen I. An eyewitness account of the guerrilla war waged i...

From The Libriquarian, IOBA

$360.00


A Journey Across South America From The Pacific Ocean To The Atlantic Ocean. Illustrated With Six Hundred Engravings On Wood, Drawn By E. Riou, And Twelve Maps, etc. (1873)(4 volumes complete) by Paul Marcoy; Elihu Rich (translator)

1873 four volume set; bound in half leather and pebbled cloth. Paginates: V.1: xii, 312; V.2: [2], 313-588; V.3: viii, [2], 278; V.4: [2], 279-570 pages. Oversize at 13.75 x 10.25 inches. Approximately 18 pounds. Originally published serially in French. E...

From Ironwood Hills Books

$385.00


The Countries of the King's Award by Holdich, Col. Sir Thomas Hungerford

First Edition. Hurst and Blackett. London. 1904. Quarto. xvi, 290pp. Frontispiece photo., numerous photo illustrations and folding plates as listed. The photo listed as facing p25 is noted as not having been printed. Original decorative blue cloth, gilt l...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£85.00


Instituiçaõ da Companhia Geral do Graõ Pará, e Maranhaõ. (at end): Alvará, por que Vossa Magestade, pelos respeitos nelle declarados, ha por bem confirmar os Capitulos, e Condiçoens da Companhia do Graõ Pará . . (Dated 6 & 7 June 1755.) by [Grão Pará & Maranhão Company]

Lisbon: Miguel Rodrigues, 1755. Wrappers.. The Company of Grão Pará and Maranhão was given the exclusive right to all commerce, initially in the Amazon, and navigation of the captaincies for a period of twenty years. Borba de Moraes (1983) I, 419. ...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books

£180.00


Yucatan Before and After the Conquest by Friar Diego De Landa; Wm. Gates, trans

Baltimore: The Maya Society, 1937. Second Edition. Original cloth. Very good. Friar Diego De Landa. A good+ edition [HAND D83], with solid, sturdy binding and cover. Original blue cloth boards with gilt stamping and Maya Society crest in gilt. The blue ...

From Uncommon Works, IOBA

$300.00


History of the Conquest of Mexico, With a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the Life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortes, in Three Volumes by Prescott, William H

Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown. Good with no dust jacket; Boards have minor wear, owner bookplates (Fanny . Hazard Bond) on front pastedowns, foxing, musty.. 1851. Eighth Edition. Hardcover. xxxiv, 488 pp. , 509 pp. , 531 pp. All three volumes ...

From Old Saratoga Books

$100.00


Historia de la conquista de Mejico, poblacion y progresos de la America septentrional, conocida por el nombre de Nueva Espana with Historia de la Conquist a de Mexico . . . Sengunda Parte by Solis y Ribadeneyra, Antonio de (1610-1686) and Ignacio de Salazar y Olarte

[xvii]+548+[16 index] pages. Quarto (11 1/4" x 8 1/4") bound in old velum with original string ties still in place. With Historia de la Conquiesta de Mexico, Poblacion, y Progressos de la merica Septentrional, Conocida por el nombre de Nueva Espana, Segun...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$4,500.00


Historia general y natural de las Indias, islas y tierra firme del mar océano by Oviedo y Valdés, Gonzalo Fernández de (1478-1557)

Four volumes: cxii+632,[1] pages with five plates; vii+511+[2 errata] pages with three plates (two of which are folding maps); viii+651+[2] pages two plates (of which one is a map); viii+619+[1 errata] pages plus five plates (of which one is a color foldi...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$5,000.00


Llave Del Nahuatl, Coleccion De Trozos Clasicos Con Gramatica Y Vocabulario Para Utilidad De Los Principiantes (Signed) by Garibay, Angel Maria

Editorial Porrua, Mexico, 1961; Second Edition, revised and enlarged by the author; 8vo, 385 pages. A professional instruction in Nahuatl grammar and pronunciation, accompanied by twenty selections from primary source 16th century Nahuatl literary manus...

From AARDWOLF Fine Books

$375.00


Historia, di Don Ferdinando Cortes, marchese della Valle, capitano varlorosissimo. by Lopez de Gomara, Francisco

In Venetia: per Giouanni Bonadio, 1564. 8vo. [8], 354 of 356 ff. (lacking fol. 1 and final blank). Following the achievement of the conquest of Mexico, Cortés did not know how to stop and rest on his laurels: He sought greater fame and honor and to...

From Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

$3,500.00


Our War With Spain For Cuba's Freedom by White, Trumbull

Freedom Publishing Co.. Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 1898. Presumed First Edition. Hard Cover. 005915: No Jacket as Issued. Volume includes separate "War Map of Cuba and the World" insert. Boards are half leather, including spine. ...

From KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA)

$140.00


Carnaval en Huejotzingo by Fernández Ledesma, Gabriel; Tibol, Raquel

Mexico City: Editorial Offset, 1986. First edition. Unknown. Very Good +/very good. Folio. 52 pp., followed by 80 illustrations, some full-color, some two-page. Bound in black boards stamped in silver on cover and spine, in illustrated dust jacket. Pref...

From Garnet Books

$300.00


20th Anniversary of the Victory by Castro, Fidel; Raül Castro; Blas Roca

Havana: Political Publishers, 1979. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo, black cloth boards with gilt title, in a photographic jacket featuring Fidel Castro and Raül Castro. pp 107. Text in English. Issued in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of th...

From The Libriquarian, IOBA

$135.00


Papeles de Nueva Espana. Segunda Serie by Paso y Troncoso, Francisco del (1842-1916)

37 volumes. 6 volumes bound in red cloth with original wrappers bound in, the other volumes bound in wrappers. Various sizes from Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 7") to octavo (8" x 6") From the library of George M Foster. Handbook of Middle American Indians, volu...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$8,000.00


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