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cover of On These Magic Shores

On These Magic Shores

by Mendez, Yamile Saied

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Published
2020
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Advance Reading Copy ARC
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New York: Tu Books, 2020. Small 8vo size trade paperback; 278 pages From back cover: "Twelve-year old Minerva Soledad Miranda is determined to reach her goals, despite shouldering more responsibility than the other kids at school - like caring for her two sisters who her mom works two jobs. But one night her mother doesn't come home.… Read more
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cover of The Faces of Honor:  Sex Shame and Violence in Colonial Latin America

The Faces of Honor: Sex Shame and Violence in Colonial Latin America

by Johnson, Lyman L & Sonya Lipsett-Rivera (editors)

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Published
1999
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Good
ISBN
9780826319067
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Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1999. 8vo size trade paperback; 240 pages with some black and white illustrations From back of book: "A contemporary of Columbus noted 'those crazy Spaniards have more regard for a bit of honor than for a thousand lives.' This obsession flourished in the New World, where status, privilege, and rank… Read more
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cover of Jose Donoso's House of Fiction:  A Dramatic Construction of Time and Place

Jose Donoso's House of Fiction: A Dramatic Construction of Time and Place

by Mandri, Flora Gonzalez

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Published
1995
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Good
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First
ISBN
9780814325261
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Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1995. First Edition with full numberline 8vo size black clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 199 pages From jacket: "In this critical volume (the author) provides a comprehensive reading of the narrative works of Jose Donoso, Chile's most prominent novelist. A respected member of the the Latin American Boom, his international reputation… Read more
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cover of Nicaragua:  Living in the Shadow of the Eagle

Nicaragua: Living in the Shadow of the Eagle

by Walker, Thomas W & Christine J Wade

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Published
2001
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Good
Edition
5th
ISBN
9780813343877
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Philadelphia: Westview Press, 2001. Fifth Edition 8vo size trade paperback; 246 pages with some black and white photographs From back: "(This book) details the country's unique history, culture, economics, politcs, and foreign relations. Its historical coverage considers Nicaragua from pre-Columbian and colinal times as well as during the nationalist liberal era, the U.S. Marine occupation,the Somoza dictatorship, the… Read more
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cover of En El Mundo De La Mascara

En El Mundo De La Mascara

by Georgina Luna Parra de Garcia Sainz and Graciela Romandia de Cantu

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Published
1979
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Edition
2nd
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Fomento Cultural Banamex, 1979. The Landscape of Mexico: In the World of the Mask Folio sized tan clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 131 pages profusely illustrated with color photographs. Brown endpapers. Text is in Spanish. Moderate wear to jacket; some light foxing in the margin of the last page and on outside pages. Thanks for shopping with… Read more
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cover of Jose Antonio Paez Fundador De La Republica

Jose Antonio Paez Fundador De La Republica

by Alcantara, Tomas Polanco

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Published
2000
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Very Good
ISBN
9789806386198
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$70.00

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Caracas, Venezuela: Ediciones GE, 2000. 574 pages. Text is in Spanish. From back: "En 1830, bajo la autoridad politica de Jose Antonio Paez, desaparecieron las Intendencias y nacio la Rupublica de Venezuela en su forma y con las caracteristicas que posee. Por esta razon no puede vacilarse en artribuir a Paez el caracter de creador… Read more
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cover of A Kineno Remembers:  from the Land of the King Ranch to the White House

A Kineno Remembers: from the Land of the King Ranch to the White House

by Cavazos, Lauro F.

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Published
2006
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New
ISBN
9781585445264
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College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2006. Stated First Edition 8vo size hardcover with photo illustrated dust jacket; 284 pages plus as section of black and white photographs. From jacket flap: "On September 20, 1988, Lauro Cavazos became the first Hispanic in the history of the United States to be appointed to the Cabinet when… Read more
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cover of The Art and Architecture of Mexico: From 10,000 BC to the Present Day

The Art and Architecture of Mexico: From 10,000 BC to the Present Day

by Rojas, Pedro

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Published
1968
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Middlesex, England: Paul Hamlyn, 1968. From jacket flap: "Modern Mexico inherits not one, but many civilizations which have evolved, flowered, declined and risen again in new guise ever richer and more brilliant." Ex-library with typical treatments, some blacked out; jacket covered with mylar. 146 heavy, glossy pages with color and black and white photographs. Small nick… Read more
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cover of Racism in the Lives of Women:  Testimony, Theory, and Guides to Antiracist Practice

Racism in the Lives of Women: Testimony, Theory, and Guides to Antiracist Practice

by Adelman, Jeanne & Gloria Enguidanos (editors)

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Published
1995
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Good
ISBN
9781560249184
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New York: Haworth Press, 1995. 385 pages Contents include: Testimony: Walking on Moonsands by Carmen Vazquez Salience of Loss and Marginality: Life Themes of "Immigrant Women of Color" in Canada by Nayyar S. Javed Personal Reflections of an Anglo Therapist in Indian Country by Eidell B. Wasserman A Bridge Over Troubled Waters: Being Eurasian in the U.S. of… Read more
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cover of Mexican Popular Arts

Mexican Popular Arts

by Toor, Frances

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Published
1973
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Detroit: Blaine Ethridge-Books, 1973. A reprint of the 1939 original. 107 pages followed by a section of black and white plates on glossy stock. Copiously illustrated throughout. Contents include: Weavings, Embroidery, Drawnwork, Crocheting; Knitting, Beading, Regional Dress, Pottery, Handblown Glass, Gold and Silver, Iron, Steel, Copper, Tin, Leather Work, Feathers, Straw, Horsehair, Mask, Musical Instruments, much… Read more
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cover of Awakening Minorities:  American Indians, Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans

Awakening Minorities: American Indians, Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans

by Howard, John R. (editor)

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Published
1970
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Aldine Publishing Company, 1970. The essays in this book originally appeared in Trans-action Magazine 8vo size green clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 189 pages From jacket: "This book represents lively and contemporary sociological analysis of the paradoxical position of partial minority groups in contemporary American society. By their submergence below the threshold of public consciousness of "minority problems"… Read more
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cover of Aspects of Spanish-American Literature

Aspects of Spanish-American Literature

by Torres-Rioseco, Arturo

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Published
1963
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Washington, DC: University of Washington Press, 1963. 94 toned pages to this slim volume. Name crossed out on fep. Jacket has some wear and tear with light soil, two-inch closed tear to top, chipping around bottom edge and spot on back cover. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and… Read more
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cover of Thunder of the Roses

Thunder of the Roses

by Peyrou, Manuel

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Published
1972
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New York: Herder and Herder, 1972. A Dectective Novel Introduced by Jorge Luis Borges and translated by Donald Yates. 170 pages with wrinkle on pages 83/84. Dust jacket has edge- and rubbing wear and minor chipping to head and heel of spine. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and… Read more
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cover of Personajes Ilustres De Venezuela:  Simon Bolivar

Personajes Ilustres De Venezuela: Simon Bolivar

by Moreno, Jose Carrillo

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Venezuela: Ediciones Edime Hombres Heroicos, Apasionados Que Han Forjado Neuestra Historia. Edicion Especial en Homenje al Bicentenario del Nacimiento del Libertador. Con Prologo y Fechas Memorables por Don Oscar Rojas Jimenez, secretario general de la sociedad Bolivariana. In Spanish / en Espanol. Magazine-style stapled binding. 58 pages with color illustrations. Price sticker… Read more
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cover of The Economic Literature of Latin America:  a Tentative Bibliography

The Economic Literature of Latin America: a Tentative Bibliography

by Bureau for Economic Research in Latin America

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Published
1936
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1936. Volume 2 only. 348 toned pages with bookseller's pencilled notation and price on fep. Light soil to jacket, quarter inch tear on front and small chip to jacket spine. This volume includes: Latin America; Mexico and Central America; Mexico; Guatemala: Honduras; Salvador, Nicaragua; Costa Rica; Panama; The West Indies; Cuba; Puerto… Read more
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cover of The Alhambra:  Tales and Sketches of the Moors and Spaniards

The Alhambra: Tales and Sketches of the Moors and Spaniards

by Irving, Washington

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New York: A.L. Burt Undated, but we believe this was published in 1865. Maroon cloth with gilt titles. Disbound: cover is attached but separated inside front hinge. Black and white frontispiece on glossy stock with tissue cover and title page are separated at about the top two inches from spine side. 369 toned pages followed… Read more
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cover of My House is Yours

My House is Yours

by Larralde, Elsa

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Published
1949
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Reading Copy
Edition
First
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New York: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1949. Stated First Edition. 250 toned pages. Reading copy of this vintage novel. Cocked spine. Orange cloth cover has sunned spine and some water rings/water stains to bottom of front cover. We note small spot on page 11 and small spot on outside pages. Thanks for shopping with… Read more
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cover of Seven Nights

Seven Nights

by Borges, Jorge Luis

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Published
1984
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Very Good
ISBN
9780811209052
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New York: New Directions Book, 1984. 121 bright, white pages. Introduction by Alastair Reid. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and lifelong learning.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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cover of Poesia De Las Fuerzas Armadas

Poesia De Las Fuerzas Armadas

by Jimenez, Myra (editor)

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Nicaragua: Ministerio De Cultura 196 pages with prologue by Comandante Hugo Torres. Inscription on fep, sticker on spine, spot of soil to outside pages. This Spanish language volume includes works by Modesto Rojas, Porfirio Salgado, Ivan Guevara, Gerardo Gadea, Alex Donald Lumbi, Manuel Adolfo Mongalo, Santiago Lopez, Roberto Vargas, Carlos Manuel Galan, Jose Aguirre, Arnoldo Toribio,… Read more
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