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image of Initial Report on the Implementation in Brazil of the Convention Against Torture or Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Initial Report on the Implementation in Brazil of the Convention Against Torture or Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

by [HUMAN RIGHTS - BRAZIL] MINISTRY OF JUSTICE

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Published
2000
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First Edition
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Brasília: Ministero de Justiça, 2000. First Edition. Paperback. 12mo. Printed card wrappers; 143pp. Fine and unmarked; an apparently unread and unopened copy. One of 1500 English-language copies printed.
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image of Sindicatos y Desocupados en Argentina, 1930/1935 - 1994/2004: Cinco Estudios de Caso [Limited Edition]

Sindicatos y Desocupados en Argentina, 1930/1935 - 1994/2004: Cinco Estudios de Caso [Limited Edition]

by IÑIGO CARRERA, Nicolás et al.

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Published
[2011]
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First Edition
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[Buenos Aires]: Pimsa / Dialektik, [2011]. First Edition. Paperback. Limited to 600 copies. Octavo (21.5cm.); publisher's orange and white pictorial card wrappers, French flaps; 255pp.; tables throughout text. Light wear at corners, else Very Good to Near Fine. Text entirely in Spanish. Forms part of the series Colección Confrontaciones.
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image of Tales from Chichicastenango. Tikal - Piedras Negras - Quirigua. Legends of the Maya-Quiché

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[Guatemala]: Union Tipografia, 1969. Paperback. Quinta (5th) edition. 12mo. Staple-bound, pictorial card wrappers; 72pp. Very Good.
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image of A Brief Bibliography of Books in English, Spanish, and Portuguese, Relating to the Republics Commonly Called Latin American with Comments

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New York: Macmillan Company, 1915. First Edition. Hardcover. Small octavo (ca. 18cm.); publisher's brown cloth, upper cover and spine lettered in black, grey topstain; xix,[1],107pp. General shelf wear, contemporary ownership inscription to front pastedown and price rubberstamps to front free endpaper and half title, rear hinge starting to crack but holding; overall Very Good.
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image of Hechos y Comentarios y Otros Escritos: El Anarquismo en Buenos Aires (1890-1915)

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[Buenos Aires: Libros de Anarres, 2011]. Paperback. Small octavo (ca. 20cm.); publisher's black photo-illustrated card wrappers, French flaps; 142pp. Light wear from handling, else Near Fine.
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La Banca Nacional

by GOMEZ GARCIA, Rene and Ruben Dario Flores

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Published
1962 [but 1963?]
Edition
First Edition
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La Paz: [Empresa Editora "Universo"], 1962 [but 1963?]. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (ca. 24cm.); publisher's pictorial card wrappers, French flaps; 418pp. Light shelf wear, textblock uniformly toned and a bit brittle due to inferior paper stock, else Very Good and sound. Date of publication on title page 1962, though spine date is 1963. History of the National Bank of… Read more
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image of Mitos, leyendas y cuentos peruanos

Mitos, leyendas y cuentos peruanos

by [PERU - FOLKLORE] ARGUEDAS, José Maria and Francisco Izquierdo Rios

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Published
[1947]
Edition
First Edition
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[Lima]: Ediciones de la Direccion de Educacion Artistica y Extension Cultural, [1947]. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo. Pictorial thick paper wrappers; 331pp; 8 inserted leaves of color plates. Mild toning and soil to covers, else a tight, clean, unmarked copy, Very Good or better. Volume 4 in the publisher's series "Coleccion Escolar Peruana." Illustrations by Julia Díaz. Inscribed on first… Read more
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Letras de risco" e "Carregaç es" no Comércio Colonia da Bahia 1660-1730

by NASCIMENTO, Anna Amélia Vieira

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Published
1977
Edition
First Edition
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Calmon: Centro de Estudios Baianos - Universidade Federal da Bahia, 1977. First Edition. Pamphlet. Octavo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed card wrappers; 43pp. Clean, tight, and free of markings - Near Fine. Brazilian colonial studies. Text entirely in Portuguese.
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image of Comisión Internacional de Investigación de los Crímenes de la Junta Militar en Chile: Audiencia sobre la violación de los derechos humanos en Chile, 24 - 26 de Septiembre de 1982, Atenas, Grecia

Comisión Internacional de Investigación de los Crímenes de la Junta Militar en Chile: Audiencia sobre la violación de los derechos humanos en Chile, 24 - 26 de Septiembre de 1982, Atenas, Grecia

by COMISIÓN INTERNACIONAL DE INVESTIGACIÓN DE LOS CRÍMENES DE LA JUNTA MILITAR EN CHILE

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Published
1982
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First Edition
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[Helsinki: Comisión Internacional de Investigación de los Crímenes de la Junta Militar en Chile, 1982. First Edition. Paperback. Slim octavo; publisher's olive green card wrappers lettered in white; 74pp. Light shelf wear, else Near Fine. Does not appear to be separately catalogued in OCLC as of March, 2020.
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image of Meeting of the Juridical Sub-Commission of the International Commission of Enquiry into the Crimes of the Military Junta in Chile

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Berlin: German Democratic Republic, 1977. First Edition. pamphlet. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed paper wrappers; 41pp. Fine. East German propaganda supporting the deposed Chilean left and against the Pinochet regime. Text in English.
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image of Boletin informativo comité central unica de trabajadores [CUT]: Extrema Riqueza...Extrema Pobreza

Boletin informativo comité central unica de trabajadores [CUT]: Extrema Riqueza...Extrema Pobreza

by [CHILE] Mancillo, Luis Alberto (ed)

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Published
1980
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Paris: Comite Exterior de la Central Unica de Trabajadores de Chile (EXCUT), 1980. Pamphlet. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; pictorial paper wrappers; 35pp. Previous owner's signature scratched out in ink on front cover, else fine. Late publication by the expatriate reincarnation of the CUT, the principal labor-left federation in Chile until its dissolution under martial law in 1973. The EXCUT would… Read more
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image of Registro de los Criminales de la Junta (Primera Lista) [cover title]

Registro de los Criminales de la Junta (Primera Lista) [cover title]

by COMISIÓN INTERNACIONAL DE INVESTIGACIÓN DE LOS CRÍMENES DE LA JUNTA MILITAR EN CHILE

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Published
n.d., ca. 1974
Edition
First Edition
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[Helsinki: Comisión Internacional para la Investigación de los Crímenes de la Junta Militar en Chile, n.d., ca. 1974. First Edition. Octavo; [42] leaves printed on rectos only loosely housed as issued in cream printed card chemise. Light wear to chemise extremities, else Fine. List of forty-two members of the Chilean junta, beginning with Pinochet and his top officials, after… Read more
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Broad and Alien Is the World

by ALEGRÍA, Ciro; Harriet de Onís, trans

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Published
[1941]
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, [1941]. First American Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (22cm.); publisher's cloth in pictorial dust jacket, black topstain; [6],434pp. Minor chipping to jacket extremities, small hole to upper panel touching one letter, gift inscription to front free endpaper, else Very Good overall. One of the Peruvian author's most widely translated works, awarded the Latin American Prize Novel… Read more
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Kantutas [Inscribed and Signed]

by [AMERICA LATINA] CASTRILLO, Primo

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Published
1963
Edition
First Edition
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New York: [Las Americas Publishing Company], 1963. First Edition. Paperback. Born in the Bolivian Andes, the author Primo Castrillo emigrated to the United States in the 1920s where he made a career as a New York City architect. Nevertheless, he never ceased to write poetry, publishing numerous Spanish-language collections over the course of nearly four decades, this his fifth.… Read more
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É Possível Vencera Seca. Semi-Árido Nordestino: Realidade e Perspectivas

by [ENVIRONMENTALISM - BRASIL] VANNUCHI, Paulo (et al)

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Published
1993
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Sao Paolo, 1993. Pamphlet. Staple-bound pamphlet. Octavo (22cm); pictorial paper wrappers; 44pp. Proceedings of a 1992 Conference, "Semi-Árido Nordestino: Realidade e Perspectivas" held in Recife, 26-28 June, 1992. Text entirely in Portuguese.
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image of Recensement General de la Republique D'Haiti (Population, Habitation, Agriculture). Aout 1950 - Instructions aux Enumerateurs

Recensement General de la Republique D'Haiti (Population, Habitation, Agriculture). Aout 1950 - Instructions aux Enumerateurs

by [HAITI] Departement de L'Economie Nationale - Bureau de Recensement

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Published
1950
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Port-Au-Prince: Imprimerie de L'Etat, 1950. Pamphlet. Ocavo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed card wrappers; 22pp. Mild external toning and wear; Very Good. Instructions for census-takers in the 1950 Haitian general census.
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image of Pintura Popular de Haiti [in] Panorama: Inter-American Cultural Review Vol.III, no. 12 (1954)

Pintura Popular de Haiti [in] Panorama: Inter-American Cultural Review Vol.III, no. 12 (1954)

by BASTIEN, Lisa

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Published
1954
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First Edition
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Washington DC: Pan American Union, 1954. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo. Printed wrappers; 99,(6)pp; illus. Very Good, unmarked copy. Bastien's article occupies p.56-79; text in Spanish. Other contributors to this issue include Richard M. Morse (Sao Paolo Since Independence); Guillermo Francovich (Pensamiento Boliviano en el Siglo XX); Benjamin Woodbridge (Machado de Assis), and Risieri Frondizi (Nuevas Ideas Pedagogicas).
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image of Herman Melville En El Peru [in] Panorama: Inter-American Cultural Review Vol.III, no. 11 (1954)

Herman Melville En El Peru [in] Panorama: Inter-American Cultural Review Vol.III, no. 11 (1954)

by [MELVILLE STUDIES] NUÑEZ, Estuardo

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Published
1954
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First Edition
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Washington DC: Pan American Union, 1954. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo. Printed wrappers; 104pp; illus. Brief pencil note to front cover; else a Very Good, internally unmarked copy. Nuñez's article occupies p.3-25; text in Spanish. Other contributors to this issue include Robert Warshaw, Juan Comas, Leonard Engel, others.
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image of MEMO: League of Women Voters. Publication No. 206 (January 1953). The United States and the Underdeveloped Countries

MEMO: League of Women Voters. Publication No. 206 (January 1953). The United States and the Underdeveloped Countries

by [LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS]

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Published
1953
Edition
First Edition
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Washington DC: League of Women Voters, 1953. First Edition. Pamphlet. Staple-bound pamphlet. Octavo (21cm). Pictorial thick paper wrappers; 30pp. Mild esternal wear; few nicks to rear wrapper; Very Good or better. Discussion pamphlet on U.S. Third-World foreign policy, including problems of development, extraction of natural resources, and the creeping threat of Communism.
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Iconografia dos Deuses Africanos no Candomblé da Bahia

by CARYBÉ, artwork; Jorge Amado, Pierre Verger, and Waldeloir Rego, text

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Published
[1980]
Edition
First Edition
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[Sao Paulo]: Raízes, [1980]. First Edition. Hardcover. Oversize folio (42.5cm.); publisher's linen-backed pictorial boards, string ties; 266,[38]pp.; chiefly color illus. Cloth rather soiled and lightly rubbed at margins, else Very Good, internally fine. Massive collection of the Brazilian artist's representation of Candomblé, the Umbanda religious practice of dancing in honor of the gods. Carybé (Héctor Julio Páride Bernabó) was… Read more
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