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South America as I Saw It
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South America as I Saw It

By Blatchley, W.S.

The Nature Publishing Co. Near Fine. 1934. Hardcover. Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine. Covers have minor scuffs and stains, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, book appears unread. Includes a hand-drawn fold-out route map. . From 1894-1910 Willis Blatchley was State Geologist for Indiana. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 391 pages. D2 .

$25.00

Telling Tongues:  Language Policy in Mexico: Colony to Nation
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Telling Tongues: Language Policy in Mexico: Colony to Nation

By Heath, Shirley Brice

NY. NY: Teachers College Press. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1972. Softcover. Card covers are rubbed at extremities and surfaces. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Language policies in developing nations, with Mexico as the case study examined in this book. "The issue of language as it reflected and effected social and political changes throughout Mexico's colonial and national history," from the Conquisadors to the present. Extensive bibliography and index. A nice copy. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 300 pages. D1 .

$40.00

Peron and the Enigmas of Argentina
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Peron and the Enigmas of Argentina

By Crassweller, Robert D.

W. W. Norton & Co.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1987. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed, now potected by fresh mylar sleeve. No defects in book. Binding is is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. . A beautiful copy of this important biography of Juan Peron and his life and times. He was the 29th and 41st President of Argentina; his second wife Evita is perhaps even more well-known. Fine book in Near Fine jacket. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 446 pages. C2 .

$35.00

Tucuman  Crisis de un Modelo y Modelo de una Crisis
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Tucuman Crisis de un Modelo y Modelo de una Crisis

By Rosenzvalg, Eduardo

Universidad Nacional De Tucuman. Very Good. 1988. Paperback. Minor wear to paper covers, faint corner crease to first several pages. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Text is in Spanish. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 202 pages. C2 .

$40.00

Violence in Colombia, 1990-2000  Waging War and Negotiating Peace
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Violence in Colombia, 1990-2000 Waging War and Negotiating Peace

By Bergquist, Charles & Ricardo Penaranda & Gonzalo Sanchez G. , Eds.

Scholarly Resources Books. Fine with no dust jacket. 2001. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Paperback. Tiny remainder dot to top page ends, no other defects, book is As New , unread. . Ten scholarly papers treat aspects of the general subject, Glossary, Index. . Latin American Silhouettes Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 288 pages. A1 .

$30.00

Brazilian Culture  An Introduction to the Study of Culture in Brazil.
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Brazilian Culture An Introduction to the Study of Culture in Brazil.

By De Azevedo, F

The MacMillan Co. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1950. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. First few pages have a faint vertical crease, bottom edge of spine is bumped, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Dust jacket has light stressing to top edge, a few short tears, no other defects, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Profusely illustrated, the book has an astounding 418 b/w illustrations on photographic plates printed on coated paper, one or two per page. This is a tour de force on the subject, in excellent condition. 562 pages plus illustrations. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 562 pages. A0 .

$55.00

Land and Society in Colonial Mexico;  The Great Hacienda
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Land and Society in Colonial Mexico; The Great Hacienda

By Chevalier, Francois

University of California Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1970. 1st Edition. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Dust jacket has slightly faded spine, light edgewear, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has tiny purple dot on top page ends, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A beautiful copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 334 pages. A1 .

$25.00

Caribbean
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Caribbean

By Michener, James A.

Random House. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1989. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book; tight, clean, crisp pages. Book small scuff to spine, a couple of small tears, bright and clean, now protected with fresh mylar sleeve. . SIGNED BY MICHENER on the title page. This is the first printing. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 672 pages. S1 .

$95.00

San Agustin
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San Agustin

By Gomez, L. Duque & Francisco Hidalgo

Editions Delroisse. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1982. Hardcover. Dust jacket is heavily rubbed, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Bound in tan cloth with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Stunning full-page, full-color photos of the stone figures of San Agustin, Colombia. This is the English edition, with Preface and all captions in English. A Fine copy in VG dust jacket. . English Edition Series. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 191 pages. L7 .

$80.00

The Plural Society in the British West Indies.
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The Plural Society in the British West Indies.

By Smith., M. G.

Univ of California Pr. Near Fine. 1965. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Book has been read, no other defects. Lacking the dust jacket. Former owner is social anthropologist Wyatt MacGaffey, and his elegant signature and 1967 date are penned to the half-title page. Bound in tan cloth, this is the first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 359 pages. L4 .

$30.00

Special Warfare Area Handbook for Cuba 1961
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Special Warfare Area Handbook for Cuba 1961

By Barnett, Clifford Et Al

Washington DC. Washington DC: Special Operations Research Office (SORO) , American University. Very Good. 1961. Paperback. Card covers are a little sunned and soiled, wrinkled spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . This is copy 412 of 500 copies. Published in June, 1961, two months after the failed American Bay of Pigs invasion and two years after Fidel Castro took power in Cuba. History and culture of Cuba and the Cuban people. Includes bibliographies, charts, tables and maps, two of which are fold-out. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 657 pages. D4 .

$35.00

Contemporary Marxism:   Journal of the Institute for the Study of Labor  and Economic Crisis: No. 3; Revolution and Intervention in Central America  [Summer 1981]
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Contemporary Marxism: Journal of the Institute for the Study of Labor and Economic Crisis: No. 3; Revolution and Intervention in Central America [Summer 1981]

By Dixon, Marlene; Jonas, Suzanne

Synthesis Publications. Near Fine. 1981. 1st Edition. Paperback. A few minor scuffs to back cover, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, book appears unread. . Includes 18 articles and documents treating aspects of the general topic. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 130 pages. J0 .

$21.50

The Negro in Brazilian Society
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The Negro in Brazilian Society

By Fernandes, Florestan

Columbia University Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1969. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is price-clipped with light edgewear, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has owner name stamped in two places, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Bound in original orange cloth. . A solid copy of the first edition. Dust jacket now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 489 pages. I2 .

$27.50

North from Mexico. The Spanish-Speaking People of the United States
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North from Mexico. The Spanish-Speaking People of the United States

By McWilliams, Carey

Greenwood Press. Very Good+. 1970. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Bound in black cloth with dulled gilt titles to spine; extremities of covers are a little rubbed, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Classic foundational study of the history, culture and politics of the Mexican-American border peoples. Originally published in 1948, it has been much reprinted. A solid hardcover copy of a highly topical subject. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. H3 .

$21.50

Education and Revolution in Nicaragua
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Education and Revolution in Nicaragua

By Arnove, Robert

Praeger. Near Fine. 1986. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Extremities of brown buckram boards are rubbed and a little worn, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Includes and extensive index and bibliography. . Studies in Comparative Education Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 172 pages. H1 .

$35.00

Malinche:   Slave Princess of Cortez
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Malinche: Slave Princess of Cortez

By Duran, Gloria

Linnet Books. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1993. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket very slight edge creasing, tiny tear, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Historical fiction/biography. A beautiful copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 229 pages. H1 .

$30.00

Somoza Falling:   A Case Study of Washington at Work
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Somoza Falling: A Case Study of Washington at Work

By Lake, Anthony

Univ of Massachusetts Pr. As New. 1990. 1st Paperback Edition. Softcover. No defects; As New. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book is unread. . Includes Notes, Index. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 336 pages. G4 .

$21.50

The Flowering of Man:  A Tzotzil Botany of Zinacantan, in Two (2) Volumes  [Vols. I & II]
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The Flowering of Man: A Tzotzil Botany of Zinacantan, in Two (2) Volumes [Vols. I & II]

By Laughlin, Dennis E. Breedlove & Robert M.

Smithsonian Institution. Very Good+. 1993. 1st Edition. Softcover. Light rubbing to extremities, light creasing along spines. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Printed on coated paper, illustrated with b/w photos, figures, tables. A handsome copy of the first edition. This is NOT the abridged edition. Two volumes. . Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology, Number 35 Series. Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 706 pages. G4 .

$130.00

Elections and Democracy in Central America, Revisited
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Elections and Democracy in Central America, Revisited

By Seligson, Mitchell A. & John A. Booth, Ed.

The University of North Carolina Press. Fine. 1995. 1st Printing. Softcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Twelve papers explore aspects of the general topic. Detailed index. This is the New and Enlarged Edition, 1995. As New. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 312 pages. F3 .

$21.50

Muchachas No More: Household Workers in Latin America and the Caribbean
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Muchachas No More: Household Workers in Latin America and the Caribbean

By Chaney, Elsa (Ed.)

Temple University Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1989. 1st Edition. Softcover. No defects; Book is As new, pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Twenty-two papers treat aspects of the general topic. Includes a bibliography. . Women In The Political Economy Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 498 pages. E3 .

$25.00

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