Latin America from Bernett Penka Rare Books LLC

cover of Primera Exposición de Pintura Perceptista. Expone Raúl Lozza

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Invitation/announcement for the first exhibition of the Perceptivist movement, held at the Van Riel Gallery in Buenos Aires on November 15, 1949, with talks by Raúl Lozza on Perceptivism and Abrahán Haber on "Abstraction and Perception". 15 x 12 cm. Single sheet, loose as issued. Some slight browning and creasing, two stamps from the Conservatorio Nacional de Musica y… Read more
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cover of El Radical. Revista Mensual Politico Cultural. No. 1 (January 1939) through No. 6/7 (August 1939) (all published)

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A complete run in six issues of the short-lived Argentinean World War II-era journal, edited by Jorge Rivas and Hugo G. Firmenich, featuring essays on the war, domestic and foreign policies, justice, and other pertinent topics, with contributions from Carlos Montagna, Honorio Pueyrredon, Manuel Pinto, Yipolito Yrigoyen, Bernardo Monteagudo, Marcelo T. De Alvear, Victor Guillot, José Tamborini, Luis Boffi,… Read more
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cover of La Guerra. Una Opinion Argentina en Defensa de la Tradición Liberal de Nuestro País. Periódico de Información General. Year 1, No. 1 (4 May 1940) (all published)

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The only issue published, 4 pp., of a rare Argentinean anti-Nazi newspaper from the time of the Second World War which denounced the Nazi infiltrations into portions of the Argentinean and Uruguayan goverments and unions. Not illustrated. Folio. Original self-wrpps. Slight browning, a couple of small closed tears. Buenos Aires, 1940. An article on the front page of La… Read more
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cover of AS Artes Plásticas No Brasil. Antecedentes, Artes Indigenas e Populares, Artes Aplicadas. Volume I.

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The first volume from a three-volume set on the art of Brazil, 296 pp., edited and with an introduction by Rodrigo M. F. de Andrade, this volume containing essays on archaeology, indigenous art, Portuguese antecedents, furniture, goldsmithing, ceramics, and other topics, contributors include Frederico Barata, Gastão Cruls, Cecilia Meireles, Reinaldo dos Santos, J. Wasth Rodrigues, José Gisella Valladares, and… Read more
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cover of Revista Número. Sí, Sí; No, No. Numbers 1 (January 1930) through 23/24 (December 1931) (all published)

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A complete run in 24 issues bound in one volume of the short-lived Argentinian literary and cultural journal, issues approx. 8-16 pp., edited by Julio Fingerit, containing prose and poetry together with articles of cultural interest on topics such as architecture, romanticism, the modern novel, art, woodcuts, folklore, James Joyce, Thomas Mann, feminism, Cocteau, religious icons, opera, and many… Read more
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cover of U.S. Instigator. U.S. Author. U.S. Perpetrator: 12 Years of Aggressions

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A scarce May 25, 1970, special edition of the Cuban newspaper Granma, the official organ of the Cuban Communist Party, 48 pp., chronicling the history of American aggression towards Cuba following the Cuban Revolution and the start of Communist rule in 1959, including coverage of the perceived and actual transgressions of the CIA and American military, machinations of the… Read more
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cover of El Ornitorrinco. Revista de Literatura. Later subtitle: Revista Contagiosa. No. 1 (Oct/Nov 1977) through No. 14 (July/Aug 1986) (all published)

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A complete run in 14 issues of the Argentinian literary journal, issues approx. 26-30 pp. each, edited by Abelardo Castillo and Liliana Heker, containing prose, poetry, essays, interviews, and criticism, including contributions from Isidoro Blaistein, Cristina Piña, Liliana Heker, Guillermo Boido, Elia Parra, Luis Prieto, Juan Miguel García Fernandez, Joyce Cary, Edna Pozzi, Juan José Manauta, Lewis Carroll, Ernest… Read more
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cover of Cuaderno de la Plata. No. 1 (October 1968) through No. 7 (November 1972) (all published)

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A complete run in seven fascicules of the Argentinian cultural and political journal, edited by Luis Aznar and Guillermo Korn, born out of the socialist branch of the Reforma Universitaria, each issue with a specific focus topic and subtitle, celebrating the Reformation as a political-cultural and socialist movement, each issue containing essays, prose, poetry, and cartoons. Scattered illustrations throughout… Read more
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cover of Jettatore. Semanario Ilustrado de Actualidades. Year I, No. 1 (7 March 1907) through Year I, No. 17 (24 June 1907) (all published)

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A complete run in 17 issues of the rare Argentinian satirical literary magazine, under the editorial direction of Eduardo Lacasa, each issue approximately 32 pp. and containing photo essays, prose, poetry, cartoons, and caricatures, with contributions from an array of writers and artists including Nemesio Trejo, Chimosillo, Francisco Ortiga, Juan Pérez Zúñiga, Adolfo Poleró Escamilla, Leo Tolstoy, David Atwell,… Read more
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cover of Apertura. Revista Literaria. No. 1 (July 1965) through No. 13 (December 1972) (all published?)

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A likely complete run in 13 issues of the Argentinian literary journal, most issues approx. 12-18 pp., edited by poet and author Nelly Borroni MacDonald, the issues containing a mix of prose and poetry from a range of writers, including Sonia Leonhardt, Lermo Balbi, Arturo Lomello, Edgardo Pesante, Nelly Borroni MacDonald, Jorge Alberto Hernández, Alfonsina Storni, Miguel Angel Zanelli,… Read more
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cover of Paranà: Columna Vertebral del Litoral, Rica Vena, Tenso Nervio, Clara Voz, De Argentina Intelectual. No. 1 (Winter 1941) through Nos. 4-7 (Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer 1943) (all published)

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A complete run, bound in two volumes, of the serial from the Argentinian coastal province, published during the second World War and edited by R. E. Montes i Bradley, devoted to recent developments in art, literature, and general culture both domestic and international, with contributions by numerous noted cultural figures and critics, illustrated in the text and with fine… Read more
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cover of Secret Anecdotes of the Revolution of the 18th Fructidor (September 4th, 1797); and New Memoirs of the Persons Deported to Guiana, Written by Themselves....Forming a Sequel to the "Narrative of General Ramel.

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215 pp. text of the first English edition of the letters and memoirs of a group of sixteen French army men deported to Guiana following the failed coup d'etat of September 4, 1797, with descriptions of events including escaping from prison, death in exile, and memoirs of the two who remained in Guiana. Table of contents. Not illustrated. Some… Read more
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cover of La Traición de la OCI Unificada

La Traición de la OCI Unificada

by Moreno, Nahuel

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Unpaginated (approx. 123 pp.) typescript document comprising Moreno's theoretical essay on the OCI [Organización Comunista Internacionalista (unificada)] and Pierre Lambert and the French Trotskyists, first published publicly in Panorama Internacional, Año VI, No. 19, January 1982, divided into eleven chapters with titles such as "La teorìa de los campos burgueses progresivos", "El revisionismo en los partidos revolucionarios", "El frente… Read more
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cover of Señales. Le Habla al Pueblo en Su Proprio Idioma. Year I, No. 1 (27 Feb 1935) through Year IV, No. 162 (29 April 1938) (all published)

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A complete run in 4 years and 162 issues of the weekly Argentinian newspaper, each issue approx. 24 pp., founded by and under the editorial direction of Enrique Martinez de Castillo and Leo Rudi, with articles on current events including politics, the economy, education, and culture. Illustrated throughout with photographs, drawings, and cartoons. Folio. Orig. stapled self-wrpps., paper fairly… Read more
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cover of Cuadernos de Poesía. Year I, No. 1 (Summer 1966) (all published)

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The first and only issue published, comprising a 162 pp. volume containing scholarly essays and criticism regarding Argentinian and Spanish poetry, edited by Alicia and Alfredo Andrés, on topics including realism, 1940's poets and poetry, and the Romantic poet Aloysius Bertrand, with contributions from Daniel Barros, Eduardo Romano, Horacio Jorge Becco, César Fernández Moreno, Pilar Gómez Bedat, Alfredo Andrés,… Read more
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cover of Nuevo Film [New Film], no. 1 (1967) through no. 4 (1969) (all published)

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A complete run in four issues (151, 203, 147, 135) of the Uruguayan film journal, under the editorial direction of Luis Elbert and A. Sanjurjo Toucon, containing essays and interviews on topics including the history of color film, Fellini, the directorial style of Richard Lester, Uruguayan film, the future of the cinema, camera history, Antonioni, westerns, animation, narrative cinematography,… Read more
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cover of Estudio Arquitectonico Comparativo de los Monumentos Arqueologicos de Mexico; Contribucion de Mexico al XXIII Congreso de Americanistas

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1928. 86 pp. comparative study and classification of the remains of Pre-Columbian cultures, their cities, and buildings, with a consideration of geographical distribution and immigration patterns, hundreds of illus. in the text and on ca. 125 plates (40 in color, several folding) from plans, measured and line drawings, renderings of ceramics and wall paintings, etc. Some damp staining along… Read more
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cover of The Junius B. Bird Pre-Columbian Textile Conference

The Junius B. Bird Pre-Columbian Textile Conference

by Pollard Rowe, Ann, Elizabeth P. Benson & Anne-Louise Schaffer

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278 pp. compendium of essays by noted scholars discussing various aspects of textile fabrication in Pre-Columbia Latin America, including painted cloths, textile structures, and tools, notes, bibliography, illustrated throughout, 2 charts analyzing textile composition laid-in. 4to. Cloth. Washington D.C. (The Textile Museum & Dumbarton Oaks) 1979.
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cover of The Pima Indians

The Pima Indians

by Russell, Frank

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389 pp. anthropological text discussing various topics relating to the tribe, including artifacts, myths, social organization, songs (including transcriptions of lyrics), etc., extensive scholarly notes, 47 plates showing images from photographs. Some notes in pencil. Title page missing? Small 4to. Cloth. N.p. (Washington, D.C. (Bureau of American Ethnology)) n.d. (1908).
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cover of Orfebreria Prehispanica de Colombia: Estilos Tolima y Muisca

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2 vols., XV, 385, 20 pp. study and catalogue of Pre-Columbian jewelry and gold objects in the Tolima and Muisca styles, bibliography, 147 illus., 10 color plates and a map in text, 287 fine photogr. plates. Large 4to. Cloth. Madrid (Banco de la Republica) 1958 . Ehresmann, Applied Arts, 1893. This important study is based on the holdings of… Read more
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