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Tejocote . Cuentos de la Sierra Mexicana

by Gibbons, Angelina Saldana De, Adaptation

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1971
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Juarez, Mexico: Organización Editorial Novaro, 1971. Recolección y adaptación de Angelina Saldaña de Gibbons , ilustraciones de Richard P . Gibbons. First edition of 10,000 copies. Endppr removed. 37 pp with color illustrations. Collection of traditional Mexican children's folktales.. First Edition. Color Decorated Cloth. Good Plus/No Dj. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.
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Pre-Columbian Art (still in Shrink wrap)

by Pasztory, Esther

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1998
Condition
New
ISBN
9780521645515
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Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pictorial Soft Cover. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Late Lowland Maya Civilization. Classicto to Postclassic

by Sabloff, Jeremy A.; E. Wyllys Andrews V, Editors

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Stated
ISBN
9780826308368
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$40.00

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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1986. xiv, 525 pp. Text illustrations.. First Edition Stated. Green White Lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Bird Who Gleans the World and Other Mayan Fables

by Montejo, Victor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
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First Edition Stated
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Willimantic, Connecticut: Curbstone Press, 1991. This book "is a collection of Jakaltek Mayan folk tales (of Guatemala). They deal with the themes of creation, nature, mutual respect, and ethnic relations and conflicts; they speak eloquently of an ancient culture, at once preserving its history and recreating its tradition." Inscribed by author on flyleaf. 120 pp with striking color… Read more
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Spanish New Mexico: The Spanish Colonial Arts Society Collection (Two Volumes in Slipcase)

by Pierce, Donna & Marta Weigle (eds.). Foreword by Anita Gonzalez Thomas. Photographs by Jack Parsons. Concept and Design by William Field

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Sheila B. Amdur
Condition
Fine
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780890133118
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$95.00

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Santa Fe, New Mexico: Museum of New Mexico Press Volume one: The Arts of Spanish New Mexico, 171 pp. Volume two: Hispanic Arts of the Twentieth Century, Books and slipcase as new condition. Both volumes signed by editors Donna Pierce and Marta Weigle; Photographer Jack Parsons, Concept and Design William Field. Foreword on V. I & 2, signed in… Read more
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Portfolio of Spanish Colonial Design in New Mexico

by Hall, E. Boyd

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing Thus
ISBN
9781890689216
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$125.00

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Albuquerque: LPD Press, 2001. First edition of this work was printed by the Works progress Administration, orginally only 200 copies printed. Inscribed on flyleaf: "To Don & Robin May God Bless you and enjoy your new place. Eliseo Rodriguez 7-26-2001." Rodriguez is known for "straw appliqué"; art historians credit him for reviving the form and was the first to exhibit… Read more
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Across Frontiers: Hispanic Crafts of New Mexico

by Cirillo, Dexter in Collaboration with Nancy Pletka Benkof

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780811817936
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1998. Inscribed on title page by both authors and photographer. 159 pp with striking color photography.. Signed by Both Authors and Illustrator. First ed, 1st Printing. Orange Gilt Letered Cloth. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Eric Swanson. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Disaster, Social Structure, and Myth in the Peruvian Andes: The Genesis of an Explanation

by Bode, Barbara

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
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Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1977. pp 246-274. Reprint from July 15, 1977 issue. With long bibliography.. White Printed Card Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Casas Grandes A Fallen Trading Center of the Gran Chichimeca (Three Volumes

by Di Peso, Charles C.; Edited By Gloria J. Fenner

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Stated
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$50.00

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Dragoon/Flagstaff: The Amerind foundation/Northland Press, 1974. Volumes 1-3, with folding maps in back of each volume. Pictorial gilt lettered, ruled. Large volumes with extensive illustrations. Vol. 1 (Preceramic, Plainware, and Viejo Periods); Vol. 2 (The Medio Period); and Vol. 3 (The Tardio and Espa¤oles Periods). Extra shipping required on priority or international shipments.. First Edition Stated. 1/4 Black, Gray-brown Buckram.… Read more
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The Comparative Ethnology of Northern Mexico Before 1750

by Beals, Ralph

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1932. Ibero-Americana: 2. With embossed library stamp of Robert L. Carneiro. 133 pp, 28 maps. Crease across upper right edge of cover; front cover pulling away bottom of spine, but tight. Bright copy.. First Edition. Printed Card Covers. Very Good. Small 4 to.
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Arquitectura Peruana Precolombina.

by Oliva, Ricardo Mariategui, Director

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
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Lima, Peru: INSTITUTO DE INVESTIGACIONES DE ARTE PERUANO Y AMERICANO, 1949. Documentos de Arte Peruano, VIII. 56 pp. Front endppr and back page browned, else bright copy. Illustrated.. Tan Pctrl Red Ltrd Card Cvrs. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Human Adaptation to a High Andean Energy Flow System

by Thomas, R. Brooke

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First and Original Edition
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Pennsylvania State University, 1972. Author's original Thesis in Anthropology, later reprinted. In manuscript form, printed on one side of each sheet. 269 pp. Large fold out map and many tables. Published March 1972.. First and Original Edition. Blue Paper Covers. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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My Fourteen Months with Castro

by Lopez-Fresquet, Rufo

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing Stated
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Cleveland and New York: World Publishing Company, 1966. Lopez-Fresquet was Minister of the Treasury in Cuba January 8, 1959 - March 17, 1960. xvi, 223 pages in excellent condition. Frontipiece.. First Edition First Printing Stated. Red Pictorial Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Historia Cronologica Del Peru. Anos 1400-1499 & 1500-1541 (2 volumes)

by Villavicencio, Lazaro Costa

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Sheila B. Amdur
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Good
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Lima, Peru: Sociedad Geografica De Lima Tan covers, dark blue lettering on 1st volume, red lettering on second. Bookseller stamp on title page. Pages very lightly browned in each. 143, 156 pp with illustrations. No date. Possibly published in 1950's. In Spanish.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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La agricultura y el desarrollo de la civilización en Mesoamérica

by Palerm, Angel; Eric Wolf

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1961
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition Assumed
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Union Panamericana, 1961. On front cover, it indicates this No. 2 of Vol. 1, but on the first page this volume is listed as Vol. 1, no. 1, 1961. p 223-345 with folding map, bibliography. In Spanish. Scarce.. First Edition Assumed. Blue White Lettered Covers. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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TÉCNICA ETIMOLÓGICA Y ETIMOLOGÍA ANDINA

by Strube E., Leon

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1943
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Good Plus
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Córdoba. Argentina: Universidad Nacional de Córdoba,, 1943. 49 pp with errata sheet. Title page and last page browned. Only slight age toning on other pages.. Tan Printed Covers. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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CUENTOS DE ANTES. Recuerdos De Mamaina

by Dihigo, Antonia Garrigo De

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
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By the Author, 1954. Appears to be a personal memoir, xeroxed copy, warmly inscribed by author to her daughter. In Spanish. 61 pp. Printed on one side. In a paper binder.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Lima, Peru, 1979. 56 pp.. Yellow Card Covers. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Captura y muerte de Atahualpa; (bocetos para la nueva historia del Peru)

by Cueva, Daniel A. Centurion

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Plus
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Edit. Imp. Franco S. A., 1973. In Spanish. Scarce. 93 pp with brown tone illustrations. Color pictorial covers. Bookseller stamp on flyleaf.. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Nueva Coronica Organo del Departmento de Historia.No. 1

by Puccinelli, Jorge, Decano

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1963
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Lima, Peru: Facultad de Letras, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos., 1963. 251 pp. Pages are browned. Blue lettered red pictorial tan covers with some light spotting. First issue of this journal.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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