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Hans Staden: The true history of his captivity, 1557

by Staden, Hans; translated and edited by Malcolm Letts with an introduction and notes

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Published
1929
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New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1929. Hardcover. xx, 191p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.75 inches, illus. with reproductions of woodcuts, corners worn, spine dimmed, ex-library with remains of card pocket on front paste-down endpaper. No dj. The Argonaut Series. Staden was captured by the Tupinambá people of Brazil, who he claimed practiced cannibalism.
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image of Salvador de Sá and the Struggle for Brazil and Angola, 1602-1686

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London: The Atholone Press, 1952. Hardcover. 444p + [7]p. of maps, cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.75 inches, frontis., illus., remainder mark on bottom edge else very good condition in a price-clipped, worn and soiled dj with a toned spine panel.
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image of The Dutch in Brazil, 1624-1654

The Dutch in Brazil, 1624-1654

by Boxer, C.R.

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Published
1957
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Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1957. Hardcover. xiii, 327p. + [4]p. of maps, cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, frontis., corners bumped, a few small stains to title page else very good first edition in a lightly edgeworn and toned dj with a dampstain on the spine panel.
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image of Sovereignty and Society in Colonial Brazil: The High Court of Bahia and its Judges, 1609-1751

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1973. Hardcover. xxvii, 438p. + [10]p. of plates, cloth-covered boards, 6x9 inches, small stain on free front endpaper else very good condition in a price-clipped dj with a few small stains on the rear panel.
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image of The Masters and the Slaves (casa-grande_senzala): a study in the development of Brazilian civilization. Second English-language edition, revised

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. Hardcover. lxxi, 537p., xliv, cloth-covered boards, 6.5x9.5 inches, one fold out map of a plantation, very good condition in a lightly toned unclipped dj.
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image of Social struggles and the city, the case of Sao Paulo. introduction by William W. Goldsmith. Translated byWilliam H. Fisher and Kevin Munday

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New York: Monthly Review, 1994. Paperback. 269p., wraps, very good condition.
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image of Caro Jovem Adulto: Pornografando um Amor á Primeira Leitura

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São Paolo: Self-published by the author, 2012. Paperback. 487p., french-fold wraps, 5.75x8 inches, very good first edition. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Text in Portuguese, written in a hard-to-read font designed by the author. Semi-autobiographical fiction.
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image of House of Miracles: Votive Sculpture from Northeastern Brazil

House of Miracles: Votive Sculpture from Northeastern Brazil

by Bercht, Fatima, curator

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Published
1989
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New York: Americas Society, 1989. Pamphlet. 63p., stapled wraps, 8x11 inches, profusely illus., wraps sunned along stapled edge and lightly worn else very good condition. Catalog for an exhibit held at the Americas Society from September 15 to December 31, 1989.
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image of The Making of an Enterprise: The Society of Jesus in Portugal, Its Empire, and Beyond, 1540-1750

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Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1996. Hardcover. xxxi, 707p., Very good in like dj. From the dust jacket: "Based on more than two decades of research conducted on five continents, this monumental work focuses on the activities of members of the Society of Jesus from its foundation to the eve of its expulsion from the Portuguese world. … Read more
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image of O Brasil e os Holandeses, 1630-1654

O Brasil e os Holandeses, 1630-1654

by Herkenhoff, Paulo, organization

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Published
1999
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Rio de Janeiro: Sextante Artes, 1999. Hardcover. 271p., cloth-covered boards, 9.25x12 inches, profusely illus., very good condition in like unclipped dj. Text in Portuguese.
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The Portuguese Pioneers

by Prestage, Edgar

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Published
1966
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London: Adam & Charles Black, 1966. Hardcover. xiv, 351p., illustrated over blue boards with gilt decorated blind stamped to front cover. Previous owners' names and dates scribbled on first blank page, top edge is inked, side and bottom edges somewhat toned. faded and worn dust jacket. Originally published in 1933, this reprint from 1966.
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image of From Barter to Slavery: The economic relations of Portuguese and Indians in the settlement of Brazil, 1500-1580

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1942. Paperback. 160p., wraps, 6x9 inches, wraps lightly worn, title penned on spine in red marker else very good condition. The John Hopkins University studies in historical and political science, series 40, no. 1.
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Europe Informed. An Exhibition of Early Books Which Acquainted Europe With the East

by The Organizing Committee, Sixth International Colloquium

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Published
1966
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Cambridge / New York City: Harvard College Library / New York Public Library, 1966. Paperback. x, 192p., 247 numbered exhibits extensively annotated, accompanied by essays in English and scattered b&w facsimiles. Softbound, 9x6 inch plainish wraps with a decorative swipe from the exhibit acting as title cartouche. Slight signs of handling and age in terms of condition, but former… Read more
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image of A Portrait of Dutch 17th Century Brazil: Animals, plants and people by the artists of Johan Maurits of Nassau

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Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1989. Hardcover. 359 p., cloth-covered boards, profusely illus., corners bumped else very good condition in a sun-faded dj.
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image of Plan for the Advancement of Latin America; Speech by Fidel Castro, Buenos Aires, May, 1959

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La Habana: Imprenta Nacional de Cuba, 1959. Pamphlet. 37p., coated paperstock throughout, pamphlet in 9x6 inch flag-decorated wraps; wraps worn, pencil notation on front wrap, penned brackets throughout else good condition.
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image of Rio de Janeiro and environs: travellers' guide

Rio de Janeiro and environs: travellers' guide

by Orazi, Angelo

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Published
1940
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Rio de Janeiro: Guias do Brasil, 1940. xi, 604, two fold-out maps; cloth covers somewhat edgeworn, spine ends rubbed. Second edition.
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Captains of Brazil

by Sanceau, Elaine

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Published
1965
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Porto, Portugal: Livraria Civilizacao, 1965. Paperback. viii, 380p., wraps slightly edge worn, minor creasing of the spine, pen note on one page else very good condition, illus. (some color), inscribed & signed by Sanceau, additional gift inscription (one line) not in her hand. Text in English.
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Écoles Anarchistes au Brésil (1889-1920)

by Jomini-Mazoni, Regina

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Published
1999
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9782905691620
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Lyon, France / Lausanne, Switzerland: Atelier de Création Libertaire / Éditions Noir, 1999. Paperback. 85p., wraps, 5.25x8.25 inches, illus., very good condition. Text in French. Collection Commune Mémoire.
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image of 4th International [1960, Autumn, No. 11] Workers of the World Unite

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Rome: International Executive Committee of the Fourth International, 1960. Magazine. One issue, 7.5x10 inches, 64pp., 4 half inch cuts on spine of the magazine (may been string bound and then removed), very toned pages, else in readable condition. The magazine represented the "International Secretariat" wing of the Fourth International that included Ernest Mandel, Livio Maitan and Pierre Frank. In… Read more
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image of Workers' Power, No. 75, Mar 30-Apr 12, 1973 International Socialist biweekly

Workers' Power, No. 75, Mar 30-Apr 12, 1973 International Socialist biweekly

by International Socialists (US)

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Published
1972
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Highland Park, MI: International Socialists, 1972. Newspaper. One issue, 16 pp., wraps, tabloid folded in half, very toned, smudged and chipped, Previous owners name penciled in top right of cover wrap. Articles: "Raise Wages, Freeze Prices!", "Wounded Knee Defense Grows", "Generals Destroy Brazil (Part 2), more.
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