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Pedro De Valdivia Conqueror Of Chile

by Graham, R B Cunninghame

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Published
1927
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New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1927. Hardcover. xiii., 227p, fold out map facing page 220. Presumed first US edition on British sheets. Fair at best. Title label for spine almost completely worn off, card catalog number written in white on spine, cover boards very worn, University of California library plate glued to inside of front board and university… Read more
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The conquest of the river Plate

by Graham, R. B. Cunninghame

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Published
1924
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New York: Doubleday, Page, 1924. Hardcover. ix, 313pp., illustrations, folded map present at rear,Spine dulled and soiled, boards showing wear, top edge spotted/stained/foxed, else in good condition. No DJ.
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Cartagena and the Banks of the Sinú

by Graham, R. B. Cunninghame

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Published
1920
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London: Heinemann, 1920. Hardcover. xiv, 247pp., frontispiece portrait of the author (on horseback), soiled red cloth boards, corners worn. offset browning to title page from high acid content tissue guard, personal book plate to front pastedown endpaper with some offset browning to front free endpaper. First blank page also shows shadow of bookplate (perhaps laid in at one time,… Read more
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Jesuit and Savage in New France

by Kennedy, J. H.

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Published
1950
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1950. Hardcover. 206pp., fold out map of French North America at rear. Red boards. Ex-library showing dulling to gilt lettering on spine, library book plate on inside of front cover with a "withdrawn" stamp, library pocket to rear pastedown endpaper. Library stamps to page edges. Overall, about good, no dj.
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image of Early English Travellers in India; A Study in the Travel Literature of the Elizabethan and Jacobean Periods with Particular Reference to India

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Hardcover. This new, completely revised edition.." states publisher.. xxxii, 382p., illustrated with scattered period cuts on inserted coated stock (poorly reproduced) and hard bound in 8.5x5.5 inch openweave black cloth boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. A very good to fine copy; the casing is sound and bright, and the textblock clean and unmarked (if a little… Read more
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£21.75
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Art on the Jesuit Missions in Asia and Latin America, 1542-1773

by Bailey, Gauvin Alexander

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Published
2001
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9780802085078
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001. Paperback. xii, 310pp., black illustrated cover wraps, between pages 148 and 149 are several dozen pages of black and white photos of various Jesuit art, some slight bend to corners, stick partially removed from rear ISBN barcode, call it very good.
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image of A Historia e os Homens da Primeira Republica Democratica do Oriente - Biologia e Sociologia de Uma Ilha Civica

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Macau: Impresnsa national, 1974. Paperback. 310p, illustrated, some (5) in color, folded map, also in color, front wrap slightly creased along upper edge, slightly edge and shelf worn, author name and the word "MACAO" in marker to spine. else in good condition. Text in Portuguese.
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£54.38
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The history of California: the Spanish period

by Chapman, Charles Edward

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Published
1949
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1949. Hardcover. x, 527p., second printing (of the 1939 re-issue), illustrated with three line maps, hardbound in green cloth boards spine-titled red. Rather dim copy, spine title near illegible, text paper mildly toned throughout, a good reference copy.
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image of Colima of New Spain in the Sixteenth Century Ibero-Americana No. 29

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1948. Paperback. 104p., photos, fold-out map at rear, some fading of cover wrap along vertical edge, some minor foxing of pages along edges, minor scribbling of numbers on title page, else in good condition. Ibero-Americana No. 29.
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image of Hernando De Soto: Together with an Account of one of his Captains, Goncalo Silvestre

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London: William Heinemann, 1903. Hardcover. xvi, 277pp, green boards, well worn first edition, pages are roughly and unevenly cut and worn,end paper is not unopened, previous owners name inked on first blank page (and dated "1915"), else in good condition.
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image of Ballads of the Lords of New Spain: The Codex Romances de los Señores de la Nueva España

Ballads of the Lords of New Spain: The Codex Romances de los Señores de la Nueva España

by Bierhorst, John [transcriber and translator]

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Published
2009
ISBN
9780292718524
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Austin: University of Texas Press, 2009. Hardcover. 237p., illustrated dj, gilted title on spine of boards, like new.
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Albuquerque

by Stephens, H. Morse

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Published
1892
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1892. 222p. hardcover, boards mildly scuffed, front hinge re-glued, handwritten marginalia scattered throughout. Ownership inscription is signed "John Le Roy Christian, Major General Staff Corps," dated to August 16 1944 in New Delhi. At the time Christian serving as an American attached to Lord Mountbatten's general staff corps. In the following year Christian was in a… Read more
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Asian Port Cities 1600-1800; Local and Foreign Cultural Interactions

by Masashi, Haneda, editor

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Published
2009
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Singapore: National University of Singapore, in association with Kyoto University Press, 2009. Paperback. xvi, 233p., illustrated in color exhibit photography, featuring a number of ancient maps, several augmented with modern line-map diagrams; softbound, a paperback in 9x6 inch color wraps. An unhandled, unmolested copy, absolutely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of Ships, Sailors and Spices. East India Companies and Their Shipping in the 16th, 17th and 18th Centuries

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Amsterdam: NEHA, 1993. xi, 208p., an elegant hardcover in dark blue openweave cloth boards titled silverfoil and enclosed in the glossy dust jacket. Illustrated with a doublespread line-map, a large number of vignette period facsimiles scattered throughout text, though this "large number" is overwhelmed by a fantastic accumulation of tabled statistics. Find a small, double-sided "erratum" slip (errata, actually,… Read more
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image of The Rise of the Portuguese Power in India, 1497-1550

The Rise of the Portuguese Power in India, 1497-1550

by Whiteway, R.S.

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Published
1967
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London: Susil Gupta, 1967. Hardcover. xvi, 357p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, corners bumped else very good later printing in a worn and soiled unclipped dj.
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Asia and Western Dominance

by Panikkar, K.M.

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Published
1965
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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1965. 350p., very good hardcover in a price-clipped dustjacket with a remnant of an old label on the spine. Sixth printing. By an Indian ambassador to Egypt and China.
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image of Voiage de Siam, du Pere Bouvet, precede d'une introduction avec une biographie et une bibliographie de son auteur

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Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1963. Hardcover. cxxi, 157p. illustrated with a few period facsimiles on inserted stock, a handsome hardbound with presswork on not-quite alkaline paperstock, hence mild flecks of foxing to top edge and to titlepage. Red cloth boards gilt, 9.5x7.2 inches. Sound and square, completely clean and unmarked except for the spots of foxing, a very good copy.… Read more
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£58.00
image of 'Regent of the Sea': Cannanore's Response to Portuguese Expanision, 1507-1528

'Regent of the Sea': Cannanore's Response to Portuguese Expanision, 1507-1528

by Bouchon, Geneviève; translated by Louise Shackley

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Published
1988
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Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1988. Hardcover. xix, 254p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x8.75 inches, maps, front board stained else good condition in a lightly worn unclipped dj. French Studies in South Asian Culture and Society II.
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The Dutch in Seventeenth-Century Thailand

by Smith, George Vinal

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Published
1977
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DeKalb: Northern Illinois University, 1977. Paperback. x, 203p., text reproduced from keyboard-set ms and illustrated with a single line map and a number of tables. Softbound in plain printed 9x6 inch tan wraps, perfectly clean and sound with no markings of any kind, a very good copy. Center for Southeast Asian Studies, special report no. 16, 1977.
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image of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin and his Turtleboat Armada. The first comprehensive account in English of the Resistance of Korea to the 16th century Japanese Invasion [subtitle from dj]. Revised Edition

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Seoul: The Han-Jin Publishing Company, 1978. Earliest successful ironclads, less prone to sink than those of the US Civil War. Expanded as well as revised; for changes made since 1973, see below. Book commences with a lengthy unpaginated photo section, then 263p with more plates, one folding, and several fullpage line maps, then an index @ 12p. Item is… Read more
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