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Album de la Revolucion Cubana 1952-1959 by Jimenez, Rene; Picart, J. M.; Jimenez, Mario

Habana: Revista Cinegrafico / Editorial Echevarria, 1960. First edition. Paperback. Very good. Oblong slim 4to, stapled color-printed wrappers; pp. [32], with 271 "post cards" (each 5.5 x 7.5 cms) affixed in their appropriate spots. Corners bumped, the ...

From The Libriquarian, IOBA


La Terza Parte Delle Historie Dell'Indie Nellaqvale Particolarmente si tratta dello scoprimento della Prouincia di Incatan detta Nuoua Spagna by López de Gómara, Francisco, 1510-1560? Mauro, Lucio, translator

In Venetia, Appresso Giordame Ziletti, al segno della Stella, M.D. LXVI [1566]. Title continues ...& delle cose degne di memoria, fatte da Spagnuoli nella conquista della grande, & marauigliosa Citta di Messico, & delle altre Prouincie ad essa sottoposte...

From The Owl at the Bridge


Monumento à Elevação da Colonia do Brazil a Reino, e ao Estabelecimento do Triplice Imperio Luso. As obras de Pùblio Virgilio Maro, traduzidas em verso portuguez, e annotadas por by LEITÃO, Antonio José de Lima

Rio de Janeiro, 1818-19. Typographia Real. Original wrappers. Some pencil scribbles, tiny hole in Vol. III, p. 27/28 with loss of 3 numerals & 2 letters, some slight discolouration, otherwise a fine copy.. This rare work, a monument to Brazil as capital...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


Memorias para a história da Capitania de S. Vicente . . by MADRE de DEOS, Gaspar

Lisbon: Academia (das Sciencias), 1797. Recent calf, spine gilt (original blue wrappers bound in). Slit repaired in inner margins of pp. 235-end, otherwise a fine copy.. Small 4to. (4) ff., 242 pp. (1) f.. First edition. The author states that he wrot...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


Exhortacion Pastoral, Avisos Importantes y Reglamentos Utiles, que para la mejor observancia de la Disciplina Regular, é ilustracion de la Literatura en todas las Provincias y Colegios Apostólicos de América y Filipinas expone, y publica by TRUXILLO, Manuel María

Madrid: Vda. de Ibarra, 1786. Contemporary quarter calf (foot of spine worn).. Lacks half title p. as does the British Library copy. Pp. 191-204 & folding table slightly damp-stained, small paper fault in p. 159/60 without loss of text.. As Commissary-...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


History of the Conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards (2 volumes) by Solis, Antonio (Townsend, Thomas - Translator) (Hooke, Nathaniel - editor)

Very good full leather hardbacks w/PON on title page of both volumes; both volumes also have nicely repaired hinges & foxing throughout; dark spacing on edges of front & rear pastedowns possibly from too much leather conditioner in the past that made the ...

From AfterWords Rare & Collectible Books


Tablas de las Cuentas del Valor Liquido de la Plata del Diezmo, y del intrinseco, y natural de la que se llama quintada, y de la reducción de sus leyes a la de 12. Dineros. Segun las novissimas ordenanzas de Su Magestad, y de los derechos, que de la plata, y oro se le pagan es estos reynos, en conformidad de sus leyes reales, y cedulas. by FAGOAGA, Francisco de

(6) ff., 68 pp. (pp. 18 & 36 blank) Title within woodcut border, woodcut coat of arms. Second edition of these tables for converting various levels of purity of silver which, to facilitate the levying of royalties in Mexico, show the net value of all qu...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


A Visit to Mexico by the West India Islands, Yucatan and United States with Observations and Adventures along the Way by Robertson, William Parish (1794–1850)

2 volumes xx+ii+332 pages with folding frontispiece and folding map; ii+478 pages. Small Octavo (7 3/4" x 5 1/4"). Bound in original embossed brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The map is titled Mexico and Texas and shows the Republic of Texas incl...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB


Studies in American Imperialism. The Banana Empire: A Case Study in Economic Imperialism by Kepner, Charles David, And Jay Henry Soothill; Series Edited By Harry Elmer Barnes

New York: The Vanguard Press, 1935. First Edition . Green Cloth. Near Fine Book/Near Fine DJ. Xiii, 392 Pp. Green Cloth, Cover And Spine Labels On Buff Paper, Printed In Brown. A Little Sunning To Spines Of Book And Dj, Virtually No Wear, Dj Is Not Pric...

From Arroyo Seco Books


Los Gobernantes de Mexico by Manuel Rivera

146 year old rare book; Book is written in Spanish; Front and back covers show a lot of wear with fading, rubbing, discoloration, some tears, and bent corners; Inside cover shows wear with discoloration and has a library book plate that reads "Columbia Un...

From Ron Peterson Antiques


A Journey Across South America From The Pacific Ocean To The Atlantic Ocean. Illustrated With Six Hundred Engravings On Wood, Drawn By E. Riou, And Twelve Maps, etc. (1873)(4 volumes complete) by Paul Marcoy; Elihu Rich (translator)

1873 four volume set; bound in half leather and pebbled cloth. Paginates: V.1: xii, 312; V.2: [2], 313-588; V.3: viii, [2], 278; V.4: [2], 279-570 pages. Oversize at 13.75 x 10.25 inches. Approximately 18 pounds. Originally published serially in French. E...

From Ironwood Hills Books


Llave Del Nahuatl, Coleccion De Trozos Clasicos Con Gramatica Y Vocabulario Para Utilidad De Los Principiantes (Signed) by Garibay, Angel Maria

Editorial Porrua, Mexico, 1961; Second Edition, revised and enlarged by the author; 8vo, 385 pages. A professional instruction in Nahuatl grammar and pronunciation, accompanied by twenty selections from primary source 16th century Nahuatl literary manus...

From AARDWOLF Fine Books



NEW ~ Fine. Two volumes in slipcase. Vol. 1, papercover, 293 pp. Vol 2, hardcover, facsimile of codex. SPANISH / ESPANOL 2000 ejemplares / edition of 2000. History of the encomienda and governors of Tepetlaoztoc; maps relating to the geographical limits a...

From Alla


El papel de la ayuda exterior en el desarrollo de Cuba. Charlas sobre problemas economicos en el Cine-Teatro MinFAR, marzo 9 de 1961. by Guevara, Ernesto ("Che")

12mo, photographic and pictorial stapled wraps featuring a large Cuban flag and Che Guevara seated at a desk on a stage. pp 28, illus, charts. Part one (and apparently the last) of a series entitled Ciclo de Problemas Economicos - issued by MinFAR (Minist...

From The Libriquarian, IOBA


Memorias De La Sierra Maestra (Signed) by Pardo Llada, Jose

32mo, green and red pictorial wraps with a silhouette of a palm tree. 172 pp. Signed by the author on the title page: "Saludos de José Pardo Llada". Patronato del Libro Popular. Primera Serie, Volumen I. An eyewitness account of the guerrilla war waged i...

From The Libriquarian, IOBA


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