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Hamilton's Mexican Handbook; A Complete Description of the Republic of Mexico

By HAMILTON, LEONIDAS LE CENCI

Boston: D. Lothrop, 1883. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original dark blue cloth, decorated in blind and titled in gilt. Front hingle slightly cracked, but binding square and tight. Previous ownership bookplate affixed to front pastedown.. Octavo. 6 x 9.5 in. 281, xiii pp. appendix + [viii] pp. adverts. Illustrated with several black & white reproductions.

$150.00

Presencia Maya
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Presencia Maya

By CASTRO, FERNANDO PEREZNIETO and SALVADOR ELIZONDO

Mexico, D.F.: Grupo Banobras, 1978. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original light brown cloth stamped in black and near fine matching pictorial slipcase.. Fernando Pereznieto Castro. Large, oblong quarto. 14 x 11 in. Unpaginated. Fully illustrated with 34 full-age reproductions of charcoal drawings by Fernando Pereznieto Castro. Limited issue, one of 1250 unnumbered copies.

$60.00

Journey to Mexico during the Years 1826 to 1834 [2 Volume Set]
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Journey to Mexico during the Years 1826 to 1834 [2 Volume Set]

By BERLANDER, JEAN LOUIS

The Texas State Historical Association in cooperation with the Center for Studies in Texas History, University of Texas at Austin, 1980. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original cream cloth and publisher's near fine slipcase, with pictorial onlay.. Quartos. 8 x 10.75 in. xxxvi, vi, 672 pp. in total. Illustrated with color plates. Translated by Sheila M. Ohlendorf, Josette M. Bigelow, and Mary M. Standifer. Introduction by C.H. Muller; botanical notes by C.H. Muller and Katherine K. Muller. Handsome set.

$100.00

The Land of the Pheasant and the Deer: Folksong of the Maya
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The Land of the Pheasant and the Deer: Folksong of the Maya

By BOLIO, ANTONIO MEDIZ; DIEGO RIVERA, Illustrator

Mexico: Editorial "Cultura", 1935. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original pictorial paper-covered boards, some soiling to edge of text block.. Diego Rivera. Octavo. 7 x 9.25 in. 151 pp. Color illustrations by Rivera. Translated by Enid Eder Perkins.

$75.00

Robbery Under Law: The Mexican Object-Lesson
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Robbery Under Law: The Mexican Object-Lesson

By WAUGH, EVELYN

London: The Catholic Book Club, 1940. First, Thus. Hardcover. Very good in original beige cloth, mild toning.. Octavo. 6 x 8.75 in. viii; 286 pp.

$30.00

Art and Writing in the Maya Cities, A.D. 600-800
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Art and Writing in the Maya Cities, A.D. 600-800

By HERRING, ADAM

New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original black cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Small quarto. 7.25 x 10.25 in. xvi; 316 pp. Illustrated in black & white and color.

$25.00

Mexican Art and the Academy of San Carlos, 1785-1915
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Mexican Art and the Academy of San Carlos, 1785-1915

By CHARLOT, JEAN

Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1962. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original cloth covered boards, residue from former bookplate on front endpaper. Near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. 177 pp. Illustrated in black-and-white.

$25.00

My Lost Mexico
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My Lost Mexico

By MICHENER, JAMES A.

(Austin, TX): State House Press, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in orginal cream cloth and fine linen slipcase.. Large octavo. 7.5 x 10..5 in. 165 pp. Illustrated with reproductions of Michener's black-and-white photographs and journal entries. Limited edition of 350 copies, this being #269. Signed by Michener on colophon.

$150.00

The Wind That Swept Mexico: The History of the Mexican Revolution, 1910-1942

By BRENNER, ANITA

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1943. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original beige buckram, stamped and ornamented in black, and very good pictorial dust jacket, lightly chipped and cracked.. Small quarto. 19 x 25 cm. 302 pp. More than half of the book contains "The Photographic History of the Mexican Revolution, 1910-1942," and is illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of 184 historical photographs by George R. Leighton. Scarce in dust jacket, especially nice one.

$200.00