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Love in the Time of Cholera

by GARCIA-MARQUEZ, Gab.

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
Edition
Third Edition
ISBN
9780394561615
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$22.00

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NY: Knopf, 1988. Overall, a tight, clean copy of the third U.S. edition of this book by the noted author of "100 Years of Solitude". Basis for the recent film of the same name that stars Benjamin Bratt as Dr. Juvenal Urbino and Giovanna Mezzogiorno. 348 pp. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown (behind the… Read more
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The House of the Spirits (Signed)

by ALLENDE, Isabel

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Published
1985
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$155.00

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NY: Knopf, 1985. Dustwrapper shows a tiny closed tear to top of spine. Overall, a tight, clean copy of this, the first U.S. edition of the Peruvian author's highly-acclaimed first book. Inscribed and signed (with a picture of a flower) on the second free endpaper. . Inscribed and Signed. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.
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Dom Casmurro

by DE ASSIS, Joaquim Maria Machado

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Published
1997
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Bound in red cloth with gold stamping. Clean copy. 258 pp.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Quincas Borba

by DE ASSIS, Joaquim Maria Machado

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Published
1998
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Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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$33.00

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New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1998. Bound in sky blue boards. Stamped in emerald. Clean copy, free of marks. A nove in 290 pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Burnt Water; Stories

by FUENTES, Carlos

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780374117412
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$18.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1980. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden; 231pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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In Praise of the Stepmother

by VARGAS LLOSA, Mario

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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$15.00

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NY: FSG, 1990. Dustwrapper shows a light bit of wear to edges. Overall, a tight, bright copy of the first U.S. printing of this short novel by the noted Latin American author. 149 pp. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Tereza Batista, Home from the Wars

by AMADO, Jorge

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Published
1975
Condition
VG+
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780394487526
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$16.00

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New York: Knopf, 1975. Translated by Barbara Shelby; 552pp. A bit of scuffing to top edge of dust jacket, but overall, a tight clean copy in a bright dust jacket. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+.
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Hispanic Philology in Latin America

by HATZFELD, Helmut A

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Published
1947
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Washington D,C.: The Americas, 1947. Scarce pamphlet bound in blue paper wraps; reprinted from 'The Americas', Vol.3, No. 3, January 1947; 16pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. VG+/No Jacket. Pamphlet.
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The Lazarus Rumba

by MESTRE, Ernesto

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780312199074
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$13.00

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New York: Picador, 1999. 486pp. Tight, clean copy of this book in a bright dust jacket. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 1936. Bound in thick blue cloth, stamped in gold. The first eight volumes in the set, published from 1936 through 1942. Thousands of pages by scholars on Latin America in this time period. Some of these have the previous owner's name on ffep., Some have bookplates, two books are in the original dust jackets. … Read more
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$195.00
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The Proud People

by CRICHTON, Kyle

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Published
1944
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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NY: Scribner's, 1944. Dust Jacket shows two closed tears, but is bright and shows well protected in mylar. Novel re: the Esquivel Family of New Mexico and the challenges they face as a racial minority. 368 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG+.
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Teatro; Piezas Negras

by ANOUILH, Jean

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Published
1951
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Buenos Aires: Editorial Losada, S.A., 1951. Bound in original paper covered wraps; includes "El Armino", La Salvaje", "El Viajero Sin Equipaje", and "Euridice"; text in Spanish; usual browning of pages; 325pp.. First Edition. Paper Covered Wraps. VG+/No Jacket.
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La Barca Sin Pescador

by CASONA, Alejandro

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Published
1956
Condition
VG+
Edition
Second Printing
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$27.50

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New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1956. 2nd printing bound in yellow decorated buckram, sans DW, as published; scarce in hardcover; text in Spanish and English, Play is in Spanish; edited by Jose A. Balseiro and J. Riis Owre; line drawings by Lily Gruen; one line underlined in preface; previous owners name neatly penned on title page; 122pp.. Second Printing. Hard… Read more
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Leaf Storm and Other Stories

by GARCIA-MARQUEZ, G

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Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$295.00

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NY: Harper & Row, 1972. Only flaw is a tiny bit of spotting to tope edge. Overall, an amazingly bright, clean copy of the first first U.S. edition of the author's first book (the third to be published in this country -- after No One Writes to the Colonel and One Hundred Years of Solitude).. First American Edition. Hard… Read more
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One Day of Life

by ARGUETA, Manlio

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780701127992
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$35.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1984. Author's first novel to appear in English; translated by Bill Brow; 215pp.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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No One Writes to the Colonel

by GARCIA-MARQUEZ, Gabriel

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Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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$475.00

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NY: Harper & Row, 1968. The second-state dustwrapper is priced clipped and shows a tiny chip at bottom of spine. Overall, a well above average copy of this, the first U.S. edition of this, the author's first book to be translated to English. In bright mustard, orange, blue and yellow Guy Fleming dustwrapper.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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Constancia and Other Stories for Virgins

by FUENTES, Carlos

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780374128869
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$15.00

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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1990. Translated by Thomas Christensen; 246pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Campaign

by FUENTES, Carlos

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Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780374118280
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$16.00

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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1991. Translated by Alfred Mac Adam; 246pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Orange Tree

by FUENTES, Carlos

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780374226831
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$22.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1994. Five novellas, which includes "The Two Shores", "Sons of the Conquistadors", "The Two Numantias", "Apollo and the Whores", and "The Two Americas"; translated by Alfred Mac Adam; 229pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Who Killed Palomino Molero?

by VARGAS LLOSA, Mario

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780571147441
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$25.00

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London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1988. Translated by Alfred MacAdam; 151pp.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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