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cover of The Guanches of Tenerife, The Holy Image of Our Lady of Candelaria, and the Spanish Conquest and Settlement. By the Friar Alonso de Espinosa of the Order of Preachers. Translated and Edited, with Notes and an Introduction, by Sir Clements Markham, president of the Hakluyt Society

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London: Printed for The Hakluyt Society, 1907. Hardcover. xxvi, 221p., illustrations as called for (b&w plates, maps in colors). hardbound Hakluyt style in blue cloth boards gilt and blind, worn copy with backstrip darkened by handling and a small splash of paint, edgeworn with turned frayed corner-tips, acidicly-toned endsheets (even the half-title), front flyleaf removed. Find two tiny, unusual… Read more
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cover of The Conquest of the River Plate (1535-1555). - I. Voyage of Ulrich Schmidt to the Rivers La Plata and Paraguai. From the original German edition, 1567. - II. The Commentaries of Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca. From the original Spanish edition, 1555. Translated for the Hakluyt Society. With Notes and an Introduction, by Luis L. Dominguez

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London: Printed for The Hakluyt Society, 1891. Hardcover. xxxix, 282p., a single illustration (as called for), a large folded map in colors, bound in at the rear. Hardbound Hakluyt fashion in blue cloth boards gilt & blind. One of the uncommon First Series publications, grimy with handling on the outside but structurally sound, and entirely clean and unmarked within:… Read more
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cover of The Voyages of Sir James Lancaster to Brazil and the East Indies 1591-1603. A new edition with Introduction and Notes by Sir William Foster

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London: Printed for The Hakluyt Society, 1940. Hardcover. xl, 178p., tissue-guarded frontis plus a few other plates (including a folding illustration of a sea-fight), hardbound in the signature Hakluyt blue cloth boards gilt, top and tail rims slightly crimped with a touch of fray, lovely copy: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Laid in is a Society apology, how wartime… Read more
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cover of The Discovery of The Solomon Islands by Alvaro de Mendana in 1568. Translated from the Original Spanish Manuscripts. Edited, with Introduction and Notes, by Lord Amherst of Hackney, and Basil Thomson. Vol. I, Vol. II [two bound as one, complete]

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Millwood NY / London: Kraus Reprint / Reproduced by permission of the Hakluyt Society, 1967. Hardcover. lxxxvi, 191, to 482p., illustrations and maps (many folded) as called for, hardbound in blue cloth boards gilt, the Kraus imitation of the Hakluyt formula. An as-new copy (our collector client bought volumously, didn't handle every item), folded items unmolested, a fine copy:… Read more
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cover of La Historia Eclesiástica y Civil de La Nueva Vizcaya, 1554-1831

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Durango: Editorial de la Universidad Juárez del Estado de Durango, 2009. Paperback. 272p., wraps, 6.75x9 inches, very good condition. Text in Spanish. One of an edition of 1,000 copies. First published in 1853 as part of the series Documentos para la Historia de México.
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cover of Don Juan of Persia, a Shi'ah Catholic 1560-1604. Translated and Edited with an Introduction by G. Le Strange

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1926. Hardcover. xvi, 355p., illustrated with three line maps, all doublespreads, one with route indicated in color, hardbound in beautifully-preserved red cloth gilt with elaborate gilt rulings &c., and enclosed in the dust jacket. Book itself is crisp and square, with no soil or markings of any kind, while the dj has taken the… Read more
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cover of Lope De Rueda's Comedia De Los Enganados, an edition

Lope De Rueda's Comedia De Los Enganados, an edition

by De Chasca, Edmund Villela

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Published
1941
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Chicago: Private edition, distributed by the University Of Chicago Libraries, 1941. Paperback. 192p. paperback, inscribed by the author across the front cover; spine mildly sloped, lower right corner bumped and worn. Dissertation, including transcriptions and facsimiles.
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cover of Balboa of Darien, Discoverer of the Pacific

Balboa of Darien, Discoverer of the Pacific

by Romoli, Kathleen

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Published
1953
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Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1953. Hardcover. xv, 431p., illustrated with an endpaper map and three excellent modern line maps, one of which a doublespread. Romoli a highly qualified cosmopolitan writing under a Guggenheim Fellowship, this the first edition: hardbound in tan cloth boards with red spine label titled and ruled gilt, the item enclosed in its dust… Read more
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cover of The Canary Islands After the Conquest - The Making of a Colonial Society in the Early Sixteenth Century

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1982. Hardcover. xiii, 244p., illustrated with four tiny line mapsables, text in English with documents in Spanish. A seemingly good copy marked "damaged" - rubber-stamped on titlepage, but our several handlings of book and dust jacket have turned up only a small marginal smudge on p.193 and scratches at the tail of the dj. And, of… Read more
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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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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 Historia de Macacos

Historia de Macacos

by Ayala, Francisco

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Published
1954
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$100.00

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Santander, Spain: Taller de Artes Gráficas de los Hnos. Bedia, 1954. Paperback. 58p., slender paperback, cover unevenly toned, overlapping edges somewhat worn, interior very good. Number 2 of a limited edition of 50 numbered copies, compiled by friends of the author to commemorate Ayala's silver wedding anniversary. Inscribed by Ayala to Anderson Imbert.
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cover of A Spanish Manuscript Letter on the Lacandones - In the Archives of the Indies at Seville. Translated and with Notes by Alfred Marston Tozzer, With Additional Notes by Frank E. Comparato

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Culver City CA: Labyrinthos, 1984. Staplebound. vi, 26p., illustrated with five facsimiles from nahuatl mss and a modern line map. Softbound, an 11x8.5 inch stapled pamphlet in magenta wraps, an unmolested copy, perfectly sound, clean and unmarked.
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cover of Spanish refugee aid: forgotten people

Spanish refugee aid: forgotten people

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Published
1955
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New York: Spanish Refugee Aid, 1955. Pamphlet. 4-panel illustrated brochure used as a fundraiser by the organization, 6x9 inches, fold-creased, offsetting to front wrap else good condition. Typed letter asking for funds laid in with facsimile signature of cellist and Honorary Chairman Pablo Casals.
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cover of La Raya de Portugal: La Frontera del Subdesarrollo

La Raya de Portugal: La Frontera del Subdesarrollo

by Pintado, Antonio [and] Eduardo Barrenechea

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Published
1972
ISBN
9788422901457
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$12.00

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Madrid: Editorial Cuadernos Para el Dialogo, 1972. Paperback. 292p., wraps, 4.5x7 inches, wraps worn, spine sloped, last few-pages dog-eared else good condition. Text in Spanish. Colección divulgacion universitaria la Pell de Brau, No. 45. On relations between Portugal and Spain.
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cover of Decouverte fortuite de l'Australie et de la Nouvelle-Zelande par des navigateurs Portugais et Espagnols entre 1521 et 1528. Resultat de la critique des cartes dieppoises et documents apparentes

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Paris: Bibliotheque Nationale, 1982. Paperback. 133p., b&w facsimiles appended (as called for), presswork on coated alkaline paperstock throughout and softbound in 9.5x6 inch printed green wraps. Except for some crimping to cover and text-block, a too-tight fault created at the printer/binders, item is in as-new condition: sound, clean and unmarked. Ministere de l'education nationale, comite des travaux historiques et… Read more
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cover of A Silent Minority: Deaf Education in Spain, 1550-1835

A Silent Minority: Deaf Education in Spain, 1550-1835

by Plann, Susan

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780520204713
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. Hardcover. xvi, 323p., quarter-cloth boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, very good first edition in ilke dj.
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cover of Socialists of rural Andalusia; unacknowledged revolutionaries of the second Republic

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Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1987. Hardcover. xiii, 253p., illus., cloth-covered boards, very good condition in like dj.
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cover of El Tribunal Supremo, institución republicana. [Interior title: Solemne acto organizado por el Ministerio de Propaganda. El excmo. Sr. D. Mariano Gómez y González toma posesión del cargo de presidente interino del Tribunal Supremo]

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[Valencia-?]: Publicaciones Ministerio Propaganda, 1937. Pamphlet. 16p., staplebound booklet, small penned initials in upper right corner of front cover, otherwise very good. Issued after Gómez y González took office as interim president of the Supreme Court of Republican Spain.
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cover of The Land Called Chicora: The Carolinas under Spanish rule with French intrusions, 1520-1670

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Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press, 1956. Hardcover. xiv, 153p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, map endpapers, frontis. illustration of a sixteenth-century caravel, gift inscription on verso of free front endpaper, title page lightly stained else very good condition in an unclipped, edgeworn and lightly stained dj.
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cover of Solidarité Internationale Antifasciste 1984 [calendar]

Solidarité Internationale Antifasciste 1984 [calendar]

by Ferrer Quesada, Fernando and Federica Montseny

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Published
1983
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Choisy-le-Roi: SIA, 1983. Calendar. [24]p., wire-bound calendar, 13x9.75 inches, illus. with portraits of anarchists and political posters, very good condition. Text mostly in French with one page of Esperanto. Backs of calendar pages contain two essays, one by Fernando Ferrer Quesada, and one by Federica Montseny. The SIA was a humanitarian organisation aligned with the CNT and the FAI… Read more
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