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House Made of Air
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House Made of Air

By Pintauro, Joe

Sag Harbor, NY: Bookman Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Head of spine bumped.. 2000. Softcover. One of 200 copies. Preface by Pintauro. Frontispiece photo of Chilean poet Pablo Neruda and his wife Matilde Urrutia. Appears to be an excerpt from Pintauro's 1966 play about Neruda and Urrutia's harassment by Dictator-General Pinochet after the Allende government was overthrown. Book design by Jerry Kelly. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 21 pages .

$30.00

The Sea and the Jungle
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The Sea and the Jungle

By Tomlinson, H. M.

NY: E. P. Dutton. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, else a clean, tight and . bright copy.. 1923. First American Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. Tomlinson's classic travel narrative of his 2,000-mile journey aboard a tramp steamer through Brazil and other parts of South America and the Caribbean during 1909-1910. The author's first book. ; 371 pages .

$25.00

Por Que Lucha El Frente Sandinista Junto Al Pueblo
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Por Que Lucha El Frente Sandinista Junto Al Pueblo

FSLN. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. N.D.. Softcover. Circa 1980s FSLN (Sandinista) publication. Stapled printed off-white wrappers. Text in Spanish. Illustrated throughout by Bordo. Post-Somoza pamphlet (Why the Sandinista Front Fights with the People) outlining a well-illustrated history of Nicaraguan governance and U. S. Involvement. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages .

$20.00

Spotless Fleet Cruises to Florida, Havana, West Indies, South America,  Season 1939-1940
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Spotless Fleet Cruises to Florida, Havana, West Indies, South America, Season 1939-1940

Holland-American Line. Good; Covers dampstained and sunned.. 1940. Softcover. Color photo-illustrated stapled wraps. Many photos, including some in color, of ship interiors, and representative scenes of Curacao, Haiti, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Miami, St. Thomas, and Havana. Rear cover pocket contains rates and itineraries booklet for Spotless Fleet Cruises on the S. S. Nieuw-Amsterdam, dated Jan. 15, 1940. Spotless Fleet Cruises were offered by Holland-American Line. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [20] pages .

$25.00

Mexico:  A Glamorous Adventure
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Mexico: A Glamorous Adventure

NY: New York and Cuba Mail Steamship Co.. Very Good; Covers toned.. N.D.. Softcover. Orange and black illustrated stapled card covers. Circa 1938. Many photos and tri-color illustrations. Promotional brochure describing Mexicos historic and scenic charms, its customs and culture, major cities and tourist destinations, food, arts, archeological treasures and other tourist information. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 62 pages .

$30.00

Incidents of Travel in Yucatan (Volumes I and II)
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Incidents of Travel in Yucatan (Volumes I and II)

By Stephens, John L.

NY: Dover. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. In two volumes. Uniformly bound in red cloth. Unabridged publication of Harper and Brother's 1843 edition. Volume one: xiv, 303pp, many illustrations, folding map in rear sleeve. Volume two: xvi, 336pp. Classic travel book documenting Stephens trip with artist Frederick Catherwood through Mexico and Central America in 1839-40. They explored many Mayan ruins along the way, which are documented in Catherwoods detailed illustrations. Sabin 91297. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$45.00

The Brazilian Photographs of Genevieve Naylor, 1940-1942
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The Brazilian Photographs of Genevieve Naylor, 1940-1942

By Levine, Robert M.

Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Very Good; Remainder stripe on page bottoms.. 1998. First Edition. Softcover. 0822321890 . ix, 156pp. Photos documenting life in Brazil in the early 1940s. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$12.00

Intervention and Dollar Diplomacy in the Caribbean 1900-1921
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Intervention and Dollar Diplomacy in the Caribbean 1900-1921

By Munro, Dana G.

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on verso of half-title, boards rubbed, jacket toned and tattered and waterstained on spine.. 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. ix, 553pp, index. Blue cloth binding. Map endpapers. .

$20.00

Greater America
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Greater America

NY: F. Tennyson Neely. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded, front hinge . cracked, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth lettered in red on front boards. A compilation of photos and captions taken from the Spanish-American War and the newly acquired American possessions of Cuba, Porto Rico and the "Dewey Islands" (the Philippines). Measures 5 x 7.5 inches. Photos of soldiers, Rear Admiral George Dewey, Colonel Teddy Roosevelt, hospitals, street scenes, etc. .

$20.00

New Worlds to Conquer
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New Worlds to Conquer

By Halliburton, Richard

Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards worn, spine of jacket sunned.. 1929. Reprint. Hardcover. Black boards. Map endpapers. A vintage reprint of the author's account of his travels in the Caribbean, Central American and South America. Many black and white photographs. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 368 pages .

$18.00

Death of a Revolutionary:  Che Guevara\'s Last Mission
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Death of a Revolutionary: Che Guevara's Last Mission

By Harris, Richard

NY: W. W. Norton and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and has one small closed . tear.. 1970. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. 0393074455 . Red cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Several pages of photos. Map endpapers. ; 219 pages .

$12.00

The Serpent and the Rainbow
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The Serpent and the Rainbow

By Davis, Wade

Toronto: Stoddart Publishing Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner embossed mark on front free . endpaper, jacket has closed tear to top front corner.. 1986. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. 0773720731 . Light purple paper boards quarterbound in dark purple cloth. Glossary, annotated bibliography, acknowledgements, and index. An adventurous and anthropological investigation of zombification, vodoun culture, and the history of Haiti. ; 297 pages .

$15.00

History of the Conquest of Mexico,  With a Preliminary View of the Ancient  Mexican Civilization, and the Life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortes, in  Three Volumes
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History of the Conquest of Mexico, With a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the Life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortes, in Three Volumes

By Prescott, William H.

Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown. Good with no dust jacket; Boards have minor wear, owner bookplates (Fanny . Hazard Bond) on front pastedowns, foxing, musty.. 1851. Eighth Edition. Hardcover. xxxiv, 488 pp. , 509 pp. , 531 pp. All three volumes uniformly bound in three-quarter dark brown pebbled leather with marbled sides and matching endpapers. Four raised bands on each spine with titles stamped in gilt. Top edges gilt. Each volume contains a frontispiece engraving (Hernando Cortes, Montezuma) with tissue guard. Map of Mexico in Volume One. The 1843 first edition of this title was Number 51in the Grolier Club's 1946 exhibition and publication, One Hundred Influential American Books Printed Before 1900. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$100.00

History of the Conquest of Peru in Two Volumes
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History of the Conquest of Peru in Two Volumes

By Prescott, William H.

NY: Harper and Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards have minor wear, crack at head of spine . of volume II, frontispieces and surrounding leaves foxed, some light . scattered foxing throughout.. 1851. Later Printing. Hardcover. Xl, 527 pp. ; xix, 547 pp. Map of Peru in Volume I. Volumes uniformly bound in three-quarter dark brown leather with marbled sides and marbled endpapers. Top edges gilt. Each of the Peru volumes contains a frontispiece engraving (Pedro de la Gasca, Francisco Pizarro) with tissue guard. Each has printed bookplate of Fanny Hazard Bond on top left corners of front pastedowns. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$60.00

The Panama Hat Trail:  A Journey from South America
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The Panama Hat Trail: A Journey from South America

By Miller, Tom

NY: William Morrow. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed and missing wedge at top . edge of front jacket panel.. 1986. Third Printing. Hardcover. 0688063950 . Index, bibliography, maps. Author photo on rear jacket flap. Cloth-backed boards. The author traveled to Ecuador to examine the origins of Panama hats, and then relates humorous travel adventures throughout South America. ; 271 pages .

$11.00

The Cuban and Porto Rican Campaigns
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The Cuban and Porto Rican Campaigns

By Davis, Richard Harding

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained and soiled, interesting . penciled owner inscription on front free endpaper, a few scattered smudges.. 1898. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Tan decorated cloth. xiv, 360 pp + [4] pages of publisher's ads. Color folding map of Cuba, color map of Puerto Rico, and b/w map of Santiago de Cuba. Many other photos and b/w illustrations. A collection of the war correspondent's writings about Cuba and Puerto Rico and the Spanish-American war. BAL 4529, first edition, first state with "Gallagher" on title page. .

$30.00

Afloat and Aflight in the Caribbean
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Afloat and Aflight in the Caribbean

By Freeman, Lewis R.

NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded, gift . inscription on front free endpaper.. 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth with gilt lettering on front boards and spine. viii, 456 pp. Many black and white photographs. Recounts the journalist and travel writers 1930-31 travels by airplane and boat through Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama, Costa Rica, Dominica, Colombia, Cuba, Jamaica, Honduras, and Florida. .

$20.00

The Tail of the Hemisphere:  Chile and Argentina
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The Tail of the Hemisphere: Chile and Argentina

By Carpenter, Frank G.

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned, jacket tattered.. 1923. Hardcover. Printed for The Chatauqua Institution as a volume in The Chatauqua Home Reading Service series. Brown cloth with titles and design stamped on front boards and spine in black. Many black and white photos. xiv, 298 pp, index, bibliography. One of the prolific travel writers volumes, in which Carpenter describes almost every square mile of the two southernmost republics, Chile and Argentina...You see the people, learn their history, marvel at the almost unbounded storehouse of their natural resources. (from front jacket panel). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

The Bare Feet
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The Bare Feet

By Dorr, Nell

Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and bumped.. 1962. Hardcover. Cloth-backed boards. Many photogravure illustrations of the authors photos of people and scenes in the Oaxacan village of Teotitlan del Valle. Calligraphic text by David Soshensky. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$30.00

The Inca World:  The Development of Pre-Columbian Peru, A. D. 1000-1534
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The Inca World: The Development of Pre-Columbian Peru, A. D. 1000-1534

By Bakula, Cecilia; Bonavia, Duccio

Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 0806132213 . Color photos and illustrations throughout. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 240 pages .

$25.00

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