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cover of Desert solitaire

Desert solitaire

by Abbey, Edward; photographs by Gibbs Smith

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1981
ISBN
9780879050702
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$60.00

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Salt Lake City: Peregrine Smith, 1981. Hardcover. xvi, 269p., illus. with drawings by Abbey and b&w photographs by Smith, gift inscription and faint dampstain on free front endpaper, fore-edge soiled, else very good first edition thus in an unclipped and lightly edgeworn dj with a sunned spine panel. Reissue of Abbey's classic memoir of his time in the deserts… Read more
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cover of A Yaqui Easter Sermon (Text and Interlinear Translation & Free Translation, Notes and Introduction). Bulletin Series Vol. XXVI, No. 6, October 1955

A Yaqui Easter Sermon (Text and Interlinear Translation & Free Translation, Notes and Introduction). Bulletin Series Vol. XXVI, No. 6, October 1955

by Painter, Muriel Thayer, Refugio Savala, and Ignacio Alvarez, editors [Alvarez the actual author]

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Published
1955
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$12.00

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Tucson: Published by University of Arizona Press, 1955. Magazine. 89p., illustrated with three fullpage b&w plates, portraits of Alvarez and Savala and a group photo of "A Farewell Circle". Small magazine, staplebound glossy alkaline leaves paste-fastened into 9x6 inch plain printed wraps; all 3 staples are badly rusted with ugly migration, and the covers are pulling away from textblock… Read more
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cover of Homenaje a Don Jose Maria de la Pena y Camara

Homenaje a Don Jose Maria de la Pena y Camara

by Bordonau y Mas, Miguel [and] Irving A. Leonard [et alia], contributors

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Published
1969
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$40.00

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Madrid: Ediciones Jose Porrua Turanzas, 1969. Hardcover. xi, 287p., illustrated solely with a photoportrait of the honoree, a custom-bound item measuring 10x7 inches, plainly publisher-issued first in soft binding but here cased into open-weave blue cloth boards with spine-titling gilt on a green leather panel. Nice job, but we could wish the binder had not discarded the original wraps,… Read more
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cover of Raymond-Whitcomb Land Cruises to California. Winter Season 1926-27. The embodiment of ultra modern luxurious travel in America

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New York / Boston: Raymond & Whitcomb Co, 1926. Pamphlet. A 9x8 inch printed and folded vertically to present wide and narrow textblocks depending on topic - ergo, item in hand measures 9x4 inches. Illustrated with four simple route maps and two pages of diagrammed Pullman car layouts. Covers are mildly soiled with handling, expect rusted staples, tiny chips,… Read more
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cover of Listening for Cactus: Poems

Listening for Cactus: Poems

by McGinnis, Mary

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Published
1996
ISBN
9780964419643
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$15.00

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Santa Fe, NM: Sherman Asher Publishing, 1996. Paperback. 95p., wraps, 6x8 inches, old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition. Blind New Mexico poet.
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cover of The Camera in the Southwest

The Camera in the Southwest

by Harvey, Fred - compiler, photographer, publisher

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Published
1904
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$75.00

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Kansas City, MO: Fred Harvey, 1904. Pamphlet. Third edition, dated from the sole dated photo. Glazed alkaline paperstock throughout, oversize pamphlet in oblong 10.5x13 inch greygreen wraps titled in dark green and fastened with both saddle-stitched staples and a decorative purple cord. The huge centerfold of the Grand Canyon reveals that staples and cord are in place and holding… Read more
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cover of Spud Johnson & Laughing Horse

Spud Johnson & Laughing Horse

by Udall, Sharyn

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Published
1994
ISBN
9780826314697
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$15.00

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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1994. Hardcover. ix, 420p., many plates and vignette illustrations scattered throughout the text, preserved usually from issues of the magazine, a handsome hardbound production in 8.5x6 inch lavender cloth boards spine-titled in pink lettering, and enclosed in the dust jacket, which is fine and is protected in a brodart to size. The half-title… Read more
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cover of Health-Seekers in the Southwest, 1817-1900

Health-Seekers in the Southwest, 1817-1900

by Jones, Billy M.

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Published
1967
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$15.00

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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1967. Hardcover. xii, 254p., cloth-covered boards, small sticker on free front endpaper else very good first edition in a price-clipped dj with a 0.5 inch closed tear on the front panel.
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cover of King Tiger: The Religious Vision of Reíes López Tijerina

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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005. Hardcover. xii, 260p., hardcover in dust jacket, 6.25x9.25 inches. Spine lightly rubbed at top of dj, else very good.
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$16.00
cover of Wicked Taos

Wicked Taos

by Dornan, Ellen

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Published
2014
ISBN
9781626193079
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$16.00

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Charleston: The History Press, 2014. Paperback. 127p. paperback, 6x9 inches, very good. Illustrated profusely with b&w photographs and neat reproductions of archival documents. From the back cover, "The people of Taos have always displayed a feisty-if not downright insurgent-spirit. Every uprising that toppled a New Mexican government started here, beginning with the Pueblo revolt against the Spanish colonists and… Read more
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cover of Chicano Discourse: Selected Conference Proceedings of the National Association for Chicano Studies

Chicano Discourse: Selected Conference Proceedings of the National Association for Chicano Studies

by Mindiola, Jr., Tatcho, ed.; Zamora, Emilio, ed

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Published
1992
ISBN
9780962359521
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$18.00

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Cheney, WA: National Association for Chicano Studies, 1992. Paperback. 201p. paperback, 5.25x8.25 inches. Light staining at top edge of cover and fore-edge, else very good. Topics of the conference include intellectual and organizational development, social issues, history, and chicanas.
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cover of Travels of the Jesuits into various parts of the world particularly China and East Indies compiled from their letters now first attempted in English. Intermix'd with an account of the manners, government, religion, &c. of the several nations visited by those fathers with extracts from other travellers and miscellaneous notes by Mr. Lockman in two volumes, illustrated with maps and sculptures. Vol. I, Vol. II [the pair, a complete set]

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New Delhi / London: Asian Educational Services / John Noon, 1995. Hardcover. Reprint, uncommonly fine work from India in great shape. xxiv, 487, 507, errata note. Two volumes featuring numerous folded maps and images, hardbound in high-quality imitation leather boards, spine- and cover-titled in gilt on printed black labels and ruled in blind. A handsome design, flawless book production.… Read more
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$45.00
cover of Kino Reports to Headquarters - Correspondence of Eusebio F. Kino, S.J. from New Spain with Rome. Original Spanish Text of Fourteen Unpublished Letters and Reports, with English Translation and Notes by Ernest J. Burrus, S.J. // [plus] Supplement: Facsimiles of Documents and Kino's 1683 Map of Lower California

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Rome: Institutum Historicum Societatis Jesu, 1954. Paperback. 135p. (main text), then the Supplement (a stapled pamphlet) with twelve photo-facsimiles plus two folded maps: Kino's of Baja California, and Herbert Bolton's of Kino's travels. Ex library with edgewear, chips, bookplate, a bit of clear tape, rubber-stamped accession and withdrawn notices. The other item is unmarked, a little toned but cleanly,… Read more
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$20.00
cover of The Expedition of Panfilo de Narvaez. Translated and annotated by Gerald Theisen

The Expedition of Panfilo de Narvaez. Translated and annotated by Gerald Theisen

by Oviedo de Valdes, Gonzalo Fernandez, author; his manuscript prepared by Cabeza de Vaca and the two other survivors of the expedition

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Published
1972
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$15.00

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Albuquerque: translator / Imprint Society, 1972. Pamphlet. Theisen's reprint, embodying the Society's beautiful presswork, with typewritten cover titling and one-page Preface added by Theisen and professionally made into a plain printed 9x5.5 inch staplebound pamphlet. Mild toning to spinefold, else fine; laid in is a typed letter (signed, about 120 words) from Theisen to a Prof. Treutlein of UNM.… Read more
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cover of The University of New Mexico Bulletin: Pueblo Material Culture in Western Utah

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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1936. Paperback. 64p., 6x9 inches; seven plates and 16 pages of illustrations of spearheads, clay pots, and other tools, spine toned, else in very good condition in gray wraps. Language Series.
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$17.00
cover of Southwest Economy & Society: Volume 3, Number 3, Spring 1978

Southwest Economy & Society: Volume 3, Number 3, Spring 1978

by Weiss, Lawrence D., ed

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Published
1978
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Albuquerque: Southwest Economy and Society, 1978. Staplebound. 66p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches; wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Articles are "Navajos and Labor Unions," "'Progressive' Education vs. the L.A. Mexican Community," and "Undocumente Workers on Strike in Arizona.
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cover of Southwest Economy & Society: Volume 2, Number 2, Winter 1977

Southwest Economy & Society: Volume 2, Number 2, Winter 1977

by Weiss, Lawrence D., ed

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Published
1977
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Albuquerque: Southwest Economy and Society, 1977. Staplebound. 46p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches; light foxing to pp22-27 else very good condition. Articles are "Hopi Political Economy," "Mexican-American Qua 'Assistant'," and "Populism in Colorado.
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cover of Southwest Economy & Society: Volume 2, Number 3, Spring 1977

Southwest Economy & Society: Volume 2, Number 3, Spring 1977

by Weiss, Lawrence D., ed

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Published
1977
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$15.00

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Albuquerque: Southwest Economy and Society, 1977. Staplebound. 75p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches; wraps lightly worn, staples rusted, else very good condition. Information sheet on the journal laid in. Articles are "San Carlos Economic Development" and "Industry and Income: The Navajo.
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cover of Spanish and French Rivalry in the Gulf Region of the United States, 1678-1702; The Beginnings of Texas and Pensacola [in] University of Texas Bulletin No. 1705: January 20, 1917

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Austin: University of Texas Press, 1917. Hardcover. 238p., illustrated with a couple of line maps traced from photo-facsimiles of the originals (one a folded affair), ex library, the original Bulletin sans wrappers here bound into utilitarian library boards, 9x5.5 inches. Textblock readily handleable but some inked underlines here and there, while covers and preliminaries show labels, perforations, bookplate (with… Read more
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cover of The Presidio and Militia on the Northern Frontier of New Spain; a documentary history, volume one: 1570 - 1700

The Presidio and Militia on the Northern Frontier of New Spain; a documentary history, volume one: 1570 - 1700

by Naylor, Thomas H. and Charles W. Polzer, S.J., editors

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Published
1986
ISBN
9780816509034
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$150.00

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Tucson: The University of Arizona Press, 1986. x, 756p., introduction, glossary, bibliography, index, footnotes, texts in English and Spanish, illustrations, maps. The first edition in openweave white cloth boards with titling gilt laid down on black panels to cover and spine. Item somewhat marred with pervasive toning/foxing to spine panel (luckily, covered evenly) and sprinkles of foxing to cloth… Read more
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$150.00