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Alain Campbell White Letters to Frederick Gamage

Alain Campbell White Letters to Frederick Gamage by White, Alain Campbell (1880-1951) signed

Alain Campbell White letters to Frederick Gamage cover the years from April 4, 1935 to September 15, 1944. For this ten year per...

$18,500.00
Hacienda Manuscript from Oaxaca

Hacienda Manuscript from Oaxaca by Various authors

35 gatherings with approximately fourteen folded folio leaves (12 1/4"" x 10") in each gathering which are now stored in an arch...

$15,000.00
Papeles de Nueva Espana. Segunda Serie

Papeles de Nueva Espana. Segunda Serie by Paso y Troncoso, Francisco del (1842-1916)

37 volumes. 6 volumes bound in red cloth with original wrappers bound in, the other volumes bound in wrappers. Various sizes fro...

$8,000.00
Historia general y natural de las Indias, islas y tierra firme del mar océano

Historia general y natural de las Indias, islas y tierra firme del mar océano by Oviedo y Valdés, Gonzalo Fernández de (1478-1557)

Four volumes: cxii+632,[1] pages with five plates; vii+511+[2 errata] pages with three plates (two of which are folding maps); v...

$7,500.00
Commentaria Intres Grammaticae Libos Primaam et Secundam Classem tum Discipulis turn Magistro, Complectentes Hispano Idomate cum Appendicibus ei Itindice Copioso Illustrata

Commentaria Intres Grammaticae Libos Primaam et Secundam Classem tum Discipulis turn Magistro, Complectentes Hispano Idomate cum Appendicibus ei Itindice Copioso Illustrata by Avila, Francisco de (1573–1647)?

[vi]+450+[1 blank]+19 index] pages. Duodecimo (6" x 4 1/4") bound in period vellum with hand written title to spine. Dedicated t...

$7,500.00
Report of the Secretary of War, Communicating in Compliance with a Resolution of the Senate the Report of Lieutenant Colonel Graham on the Subject of the Boundary Line Between the United States and Mexico with Boundary Between the United States and Mexico

Report of the Secretary of War, Communicating in Compliance with a Resolution of the Senate the Report of Lieutenant Colonel Graham on the Subject of the Boundary Line Between the United States and Mexico with Boundary Between the United States and Mexico by Graham, James Duncan (1799-1865)

2 volumes. The Boundary Line Between the United States and Mexico by Graham. [1]+[2]-250 pages with 2 folding lithographed maps ...

$6,250.00
Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey: made under the direction of the secretary of the Interior

Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey: made under the direction of the secretary of the Interior by Emory, William Hemsley (1811-1887)

2 volumes in 3. Volume I, parts I and II: xvi+258 pages with frontispiece, 72 maps (1 folding) and illustrations engraved on ste...

$6,250.00
American Anthropologist

American Anthropologist by American Anthropologist

120 volumes plus all indexes and supplements. Royal Octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4") and Quarto (11" x 8 1/2") issued in wrappers. Early...

$6,000.00
Moeurs des sauvages amériquains, comparées aux moeurs des premiers temps

Moeurs des sauvages amériquains, comparées aux moeurs des premiers temps by Lafitau, Joseph François (1681-1746)

2 volumes. [8]+610 pages with frontispiece, map and 18 plates; [12]+[14]+490+[42] pages with 23 plates and index. Quarto (10 1/...

$6,000.00
Voyage Autour du Monde, par la Fregate du Roi La Boudeuse et la Flute l

Voyage Autour du Monde, par la Fregate du Roi La Boudeuse et la Flute l'Etoile by Bougainville, Louis Antoine de, Comte (1729-1811)

[8]+417+[3] pages with 3 engraved plates, 20 engraved maps (16 folding). Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 7 1/2") bound in mottled calf an...

$5,750.00
Program for the Second Piatigorsky Cup: International Grandmaster Chess Tournament July 17 to August 15, 1966

Program for the Second Piatigorsky Cup: International Grandmaster Chess Tournament July 17 to August 15, 1966 by Kashdan, Isaac (1905-1985) signed by Bobby Fischer, Tigran Petrosian, Jan Hein Donner, Miguel Najdorf, Lajos Portisch, Borislav Ivkov, Samuel Reshevsky, Bent Larsen and Wofgang Unzicker

16 unpaginated pages with facsimiles, photographs. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's spiral spine with red ...

$5,000.00
Emanuel Lasker: Denker, Weltenburger, Schachweltmeister

Emanuel Lasker: Denker, Weltenburger, Schachweltmeister by Forster, Richard (1975- ), Stefan Hansen, Michael Negele signed

xvi+1079 pages with over 500 pictures, 1600 diagrams, 700 games and indexes. Thick quarto (11 1/4" x 8 1/4") issued in gray clot...

$5,000.00
Schorr, J

Schorr, J by Schachkongreß Teplitz-Schönau im Oktober 1922

664 pages with diagrams, tables, plates and indexes. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/2") in original decorative binding. Notes by Gr...

$5,000.00



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