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Revolution in the Revolution?
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Revolution in the Revolution?

By Debray, Regis

New York, NY: Grove Press, Inc., 1967 Armed Struggle and Political Struggle in Latin America. Translated from the author's French and Spanish by Bobbye Ortiz. Glossy card cover, black titling to front and spine, 126 pages. Light age darkening, tiny crease to bottom free corner of back cover. Inside the book is tight and clean. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

Nasca Lines: Mystery of the Desert
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Nasca Lines: Mystery of the Desert

By Arguedas, Jose Miguel Helfer

Santa Catalina, Peru: Ediciones Del Hipocampo SAC, 2009 Edition of 5000 copies. The Paracas National Reserve was created in 1975 to preserve the fauna and flora. Arguedas gives a tour of the national reserve in text and beautiful photography. Illustrated soft cover, full colour photographs throughout, 64 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$20.00

Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie
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Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie

By Davis, Wade

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A.: University of North Carolina Press, 1988 Foreword by Robert Farris Thompson; Preface by Richard Evans Schultes. Inscribed by the author to Canadian author, Brian Brett. Wade Davis "has written of one of the most fascinating and most misunderstood phenomena of all the Black Americas." Blue soft cover with white titling and red illustration, illustrated with black and white photographs, 344 pages. Cover has light edge wear, shelf wear, some pale discolouration to text block edge, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Latin America\'s Turbulent Transitions: The Future of Twenty-First-Century Socialism
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Latin America's Turbulent Transitions: The Future of Twenty-First-Century Socialism

By Burbach, Roger, Michael Fox & Federico Fuentes

Blackpoint, Nova Scotia: Fernwood Publishing, 2013 "This book is essential reading. It looks at the advances made by left forces in the region, the social struggles that preceded them, and the great challenges facing those governments that have set for themselves the goal of constructiong an alternative to capitalism." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with yellow, white and black titling, black and white illustrations in text, 208 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, otherwise book is in great shape. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Pampa Grande and the Mochica Culture
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Pampa Grande and the Mochica Culture

By Shimada, Izumi

Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 1994 Book provides an archaeologically based synthesis of the prominent Regional Developmental Mochia culture that flourished on the North Coast of Peru during the first millennium of our era, as well as a case study of the city of Pampa Grande, the last capital of this culture. Black cloth with gilt titling on spine, orange end papers, black and white plates and illustrations throughout, 323 pages. Small smudge to lower text block edge, cover has light shelf wear. Dust jacket has minor edge and shelf wear. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

Pacatnamu Papers, The - Volume 1
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Pacatnamu Papers, The - Volume 1

By Donnan, Christopher B., & Guillermo A. Cock, Editors

Los Angeles, CA: Museum of Cultural History, University of California, 1986 In 1983, the Museum of Cultural History at the University of California signed an agreement with the Instituto Nacional de Cultura in Peru to develop a five-year archaeological research project at Pacatnamu, a spectacular ancient city located on the North Coast of Peru. This volume is the first publication on the results of that research. Off-white card cover with black titling and illustration, black and white frontispiece, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, diagrams and maps, as well as several colour plates, folded map in pocket at back of book, 188 pages. Cover has minor edge wear and shelf wear, a few tiny, pale spots of discolouration, small, light bump to lower front corner which continues through the first few pages, book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

Pacatnamu Papers, The - Volume 2, The Moche Occupation
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Pacatnamu Papers, The - Volume 2, The Moche Occupation

By Donnan, Christopher B., & Guillermo A. Cock, Editors

Los Angeles, CA: Fowler Museum of Cultural History, University of California, 1997 In 1983, the Museum of Cultural History at the University of California signed an agreement with the Instituto Nacional de Cultura in Peru to develop a five-year archaeological research project at Pacatnamu, a spectacular ancient city located on the North Coast of Peru. This volume is the second publication on the results of that research. White card cover with black titling and illustration, French flaps, black and white frontispiece, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, diagrams and maps, as well as several colour plates, 299 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, some pale stains on back cover and a few pale smudges, book is clean and tight. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Black Doctors of Colonial Lima, The: Science, Race, and Writing in Colonial and Early Republican Peru
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Black Doctors of Colonial Lima, The: Science, Race, and Writing in Colonial and Early Republican Peru

By Jouve Martin, Jose Ramon

Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2014 This book "presents a nuanced argument not only about Peruvian medical culture and Peru's Enlightenment, but also about the politics of race and blackness during the long transition from colony to independent republic." Black hard cover with gilt titling on spine, 209 pages. Dust jacket has negligible shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Bibliography of Latin American Bibliographies 1982-1983

By Lorona, Lionel V.

Madison, Wisconsin: Memorial Library, University of Wisconsin-Madison Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (SALAM), Bibliography and Reference Series, 10. Tan card cover with black titling and decoration on front, staple binding with black librarian's tape on spine, 33 pages. Back cover has light pressure mark at upper edge, otherwise book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

Rim of the Caribbean

By Morgan, Carol McAfee

New York: Friendship Prress, 1942 The story of the Evangelical churches and mission in the West Indies and Central America. Delightfully illustrated blue and white soft cover with white titling on front, blue on spine, two-page map of the West Indies and Central America at front of book illustrated with black and white photographs, 182 pages. Spine and edges of cover darkened, some pale stains front and back (water?) text block edges darkened, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Gender and the Negotiation of Daily Life in Mexico, 1750-1856

By Lipsett-Rivera, Sonya

Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A.: University of Nebraska Press Book, a volume of "The Mexican Experience," explores the relationships between Mexicans, their environment, and one another, as well as their negotiation of the cultural values of everyday life. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red titling, white titling on red spine, black and white illustrations, 317 pages. Cover has very light shelf wear, otherwise this handsome book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.00

Household and Class Relations: Peasants and Landlords in Northern Peru
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Household and Class Relations: Peasants and Landlords in Northern Peru

By Deere, Carmen Diana

Berkeley, Ca.: University of California Press, 1990 A regional economic history of the Northern Peruvian highlands province of Cajamarca from the perspective of the peasant household. Burgundy hard cover with white titling on spine, 368 pages. Dust jacket has light shelf wear. Book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Sun, Sex, and Socialism: Cuba in the German Imaginary
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Sun, Sex, and Socialism: Cuba in the German Imaginary

By Hosek, Jennifer Ruth

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012 Book provides a compelling discussion of what Cuba has meant to the Germans both during the Cold War and post-unification. Black cloth with gilt titling on spine, burgundy end papers, black and white photographs, 266 pages. This is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Born Primitive
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Born Primitive

By Vandervelde, Marjorie & Marvel Iglesias

Emmetsburg, Ia: Velde Press Biography of Lonnie (Alcibiades) Iglesias, signed by one author on title page. Textured yellow soft cover with brown titling and illustration, sepia photos inside front and back cover, illustrated with black and white photographs and a map, 184 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

El Santiago De Los 70: Fotos de Julio Gonzalez
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El Santiago De Los 70: Fotos de Julio Gonzalez

By Gonzalez, Julio

Santo Domingo: Amigo del Hogar, 2003 Book is a large-quarto architectural survey of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic, with photographs and descriptions of government, religious, and religious buildings, bridges, roads, monuments, homes and other private structures. Black soft cover with French flaps, white titling and black and white illustration, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, and one colour photograph of the photographer, 311 pages. Cover has light edge wear, shelf wear. Book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. Illus. by Gonzalez, Julio. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$95.00

Journal of the Society of Arts, Friday, Nov. 14, 1902, No. 2,608, Vol. L
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Journal of the Society of Arts, Friday, Nov. 14, 1902, No. 2,608, Vol. L

By N.A.

London: Society For the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturing & Commerce, George Bell and Sons, 1902 Journal contains pages 927-943. Contains articles entitled: Brazilian Diamonds and Carbons; Proposed Bridge Across the Strand; and the Index to Vol. L. Green paper cover with black titling, advertising on back cover as well as first and last pages, sewn binding. Cover has edge wear, lower half of cover is split at spine, a four-inch open tear to back lower corner, cover sunned, damp stains on lower back edge as well as centre of spine which continue through several pages, first and last pages are lightly foxed, tiny closed tear on first page near upper corner, all pages have a light, lengthwise crease at centre. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Paper Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Creation of the Sun and the Moon, The
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Creation of the Sun and the Moon, The

By Traven, B.

New York: Hill and Wang, 1968 This beautiful Mexican legend tells the story of a young Indian hero, Chicovaneg, who saves mankind by rekindling the Sun after it has been extinguished by the spirits of evil. Red cloth with blind stamp to front and gilt titling to spine, yellow endpapers, illustrated with drawings by Alberto Beltran, 65 pages. Atiny black spot to bottom edge of cover. Light edge wear to dust jacket. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. Illus. by Beltran, Alberto. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.75

Incredible Incas and Their Timeless Land, The
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Incredible Incas and Their Timeless Land, The

By McIntyre, Loren

Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1980 Author-photographer Loren McIntyre presents the Inca history from the legendry creation of the Inca dynasty by the Sun to the astonishing events that toppled Pachacuti's great-grandson. Red cloth with gilt decoration on front and gilt titling on spine, illustrated endpapers, coloured photographs throughout, some drawings and paintings, 199 pages. Some edge wear, bottome free corner bumped, previous owner's bookplate on first free endpaper. Dust jacket has some edge and shelf wear, half inch closed tear to top of spine and light age darkening. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/Good+. Illus. by McIntyre, Loren; Glanzman, Louis S. . 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.75

Aztecs: A History, The
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Aztecs: A History, The

By Davies, Nigel

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1974 "From the fragments of Aztec civilization, Nigel Davies constructs a unique political history of the most famous Indian tribe of Central America, tracing their development from humble nomadic origins to rulers of the mightiest empire in the Western world." Red cloth with gilt decoration of front and gilt titling on spine, illustrated endpapers, two clusters of black and white photographs, black and white drawings and maps, 363 pages. Light wear to edges and textblock edges, gift inscription covering half title page with red felt pen. Dust jacket shows some edge and shelf wear and is price clipped. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.75

Christopher Unborn
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Christopher Unborn

By Fuentes, Carlos

New York: Farrar-Straus-Giroux Signed by author, limited edition, #73 of 150 copies. Translated from the Spanish by Alfred MacAdam and the author. Red cloth, gilt titling on front and on faux black spine label, lightly marbelled end-papers, small black and white illustration on title page, smaller illustration on first page of each chapter. 531 pages. Slip case covered in same lightly marbelled paper as end papers. Very light scratches to spine label. Light shelf wear to slip case. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Limited/Numbered. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

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