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UNDER THE SOUTHERN CROSS IN SOUTH AMERICA

By Buckman, Williamson

New York: The Book Publishers' Press, 1914. HC. very good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover) light edgewear. B&W illustrations. 482pp.

$12.50

BETWEEN MAULE AND AMAZON

By Toynbee, Arnold J.

London: Oxford University Press, 1967. HC. very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 154pp.

$5.00

THE SUN IN THE NORTH - A STORY OF ARGENTINA

By Black, Kathryn Glasford

n.p.: DIKA, 1990. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) signed by the author. ISBN 0962689106 "A personal account of life in a small village in the pampas under a dictatorship." 215pp.

$6.00

BRAZIL: CARNIVAL OF THE OPPRESSED - LULA AND THE BRAZILIAN WORKERS' PARTY

By Branford, Sue & Kucinski, Bernardo

London: Latin American Bureau, 1995. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0906156998 120pp.

$5.00

THE HISTORY OF DON FRANCISCO DE MIRANDA'S ATTEMPT TO EFFECT A REVOLUTION IN SOUTH AMERICA ..

By [Biggs, James]

Boston, MA: Edward oliver, 1812. HC. good+, full calf (hardcover) lacks lower half FFEP. ... IN A SERIES OF LETTERS BY A GENTLEMAN WHO WAS AN OFFICER UNDER THAT GENERAL, TO HIS FRIEND IN THE UNITED STATES. TO WHICH ARE ANNEXED, SKETCHES OF THE LIFE OF MIRANDA, AND GEOGRAPHICAL NOTICES OF CARACCAS." Howes B-442. 312pp.

$50.00

FOR SCIENCE AND NATIONAL GLORY - THE SPANISH SCIENTIFIC EXPEDITION TO AMERICA, 1862-1866

By Miller, Robert Ryal

Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) closed tear on dj. B&W illustrations. Four centuries after Columbus, Isabella II sent a scientific expedition to that part of the New World still ruled by Spain. Seven naturalists and a photographer made up her Scientific Commission of the Pacific, 1862-1866, but their almost phenomenal accomplishments were overlooked by history in the turmoil of the Spainsih colonial wars going on in Latin America at the time. 194pp.

$5.00

MY LOVE AFFAIR WITH BRAZIL

By Paxson, Ethel

Essex, CT: Pequot Press, 1970. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) signed by the author. ill. by Ethel Paxson. The story of Ethel Paxson, an accomplished pianist, a versatile artist in pen and ink, watercolor and oil, a gifted lyrical poet, and an absorbing essayist and travel writer. Previous owner's notes on the rear endpaper. 341pp.

$20.00

BOLIVIA: A COUNTRY STUDY - AREA HANDBOOK SERIES - Second Edition

By Weil, Thomas E.; Black, Jan Knippers; Blutstein, Howard I.; Hoyer, Hans J.; Johnston, Kathryn T.; and McMorris, David S.

Washington, DC: Superintendent of Documents, 1987. HC. very good, pictorial white boards (hardcover). 418pp.

$5.00

A SACRED LANDSCAPE: THE SEARCH FOR ANCIENT PERU
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A SACRED LANDSCAPE: THE SEARCH FOR ANCIENT PERU

By Thomson, Hugh

Woodstock, NY: The Overlook Press, 2007. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1585679011 Thomson elegantly intertwines his account of the rise and fall of these great cultures with the story of his family's relocation to the Urubamba valley, the old Inca heartland. 330pp.

$5.00

HEIRS OF THE INCAS

By Michener, Carroll K.

New York: Minton, Balch & Company, 1924. HC. good, orange cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. A look at South America. 287pp.

$7.00

PORTUGAL AND BRAZIL IN TRANSITION

By Sayers, Raymond S. (edited by)

Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Pr, 1968. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). Through a series of essays on various aspects of Portuguese and Brazilian culture, this book presents an enlightening picture of contemporary civilization in the two countries. 367pp.

$8.50

SOUTH AMERICA: AN ECONOMIC AND REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY WITH AN HISTORICAL CHAPTER

By Shanahan, E. W.

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, 1959. HC. very good, green cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket). 51 B&W maps and diagrams. This book has been written primarily for the use of University students and of those interested in the reasoned study of the geographical features and the resources of South America, and of the industries and general economic life of its various parts and peoples." 318pp.

$5.00

PERUVIAN PAGEANT: A JOURNEY IN TIME

By Niles, Blair

Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1937. HC. very good, orange cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket). B&W ill.. 311pp.

$6.00

VICEROYALTIES OF THE WEST: THE SPANISH EMPIRE IN LATIN AMERICA

By Cameron, Roderick

Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1968. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). 166 B&W ill., 3 B&W maps. A book about the vast and exotic empire that Spain staked out for herself in the New World. 276pp.

$5.00

THE SOUTHERN AMERICAS: A NEW CHRONICLE

By Plenn, Abel

New York: Creative Age Press, 1948. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket). 455pp.

$5.00