South American Travel

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The Orchid Hunters

The Orchid Hunters

by Norman MacDonald

In the Guiana Forest

In the Guiana Forest

by James Rodway

Cut Stones and Crossroads

Cut Stones and Crossroads

by Ronald Wright

Highway Of the Sun

Highway Of the Sun

by Victor W Von Hagen

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Guiana

by James Rodway

South American Travel Books & Ephemera

Orchid Hunting In the Lost World

Orchid Hunting In the Lost World

by Dunsterville, G C K and E Dunsterville

Margaret Mee

Margaret Mee

by Mee, Margaret

Handbook Of the River Plate

Handbook Of the River Plate

by Mulhall, M G and E T

Tschiffely's Ride

Tschiffely's Ride

by Tschiffely A F

Heron Books, 1970. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 210x125x30xmm. 210x125x30xmm+528g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 1kg . . Heron Books. . 1970. . . . Pp443. Blue faux leather boards with gilded decoration to front; margin ribbon marker; no dust jacket issued: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . Australia_Post_Zoned_International_Shipping_Rates_FOR_THIS_PARCEL . .... Read more
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AU$22.80
Somos Muchos: Ideas para el mañana

Somos Muchos: Ideas para el mañana

by Castañeda, Jorge G

México: Planeta, 2004. First Edition. Softcover. Good with no dust jacket. First Edition. Book is in the Spanish language. Square, sound binding. Clean, off-white pages. Book is slightly warped. Wraps have light edge wear, light overall handling wear. ; Discusses a future for Mexico based on justice for all, expansion of education, the reinvention of the Mexican political system, and a solid financial basis. ; 9.0" tall; 279 pages.
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$14.00
Navidad que Vuelve (La Tradición y el Cantar Navideño en Puerto Rico)

Navidad que Vuelve (La Tradición y el Cantar Navideño en Puerto Rico)

by Malavet Vega, Pedro

Ponce, Puerto Rico: Editora Corripio, C. por A., 1987. Softcover. Good with no dust jacket. Square, sound binding. Off-white pages, some of them foxed. Occasional penciled marks in text. Wraps have handling wear, edge wear, some light creasing. Signed by author with inscription on half-title page. ; Study of traditional Christmas singing in Puerto Rico. Contains lyrics of various Christmas songs in Spanish. ; 9.0" tall; 196 pages; Re#; Signed by Author.
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$16.00
Costa Rica's National Parks and Preserves : A Visitor's Guide

Costa Rica's National Parks and Preserves : A Visitor's Guide

by Franke, Joseph

Seattle, WA. USA: The Mountaineers, 1993. The first book to provide a truly comprehensive guide that will permit the ardent visitor easy access to Costa Rica's natural wealth. Clean, bright paperback - 223 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. . Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Metz, Brian. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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£10.50
The Gringo in Latin America

The Gringo in Latin America

by West, Richard

London: Jonathan Cape, 1967. The author tells of the eight months he spent travelling through the Caribbean and South America, noting the cultural differences, the effects of big business, attitudes to race, politics etc. A very good clean copy in dustwrapper. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 263 pages. Next post UK dispatch.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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£14.50
Revista de Teologia e Ciências da Religião da Unicap, Ano III, N. 3 (Dezembro 2004)

Revista de Teologia e Ciências da Religião da Unicap, Ano III, N. 3 (Dezembro 2004)

by Vasconcelos, Sergio Sezino Douets (ed.); Nóbrega de Lima, Degislando (ed.)

Boa Vista, Brasil: Deparrtamento de Teologia da Universidade Católica de Pernambuco-UNICAP, 2004. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Publication is in the Portuguese language. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wraps have light shelf wear. ; Contributors: Carlos Alberto da Costa Silva, Degilando Nóbrega de Lima, Drance Elias da Silva, Giselda Brito Silva, José Artur Tavares de Brito (Arturo Peregrino), João Luiz Correia Júnior, Jaques Trudel, Luiz Alencar Libório, Antonio R. S. Mota,... Read more
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$16.00
Japan Review of International Affairs, Volume 5, Number 1 (Spring/Summer 1991)

Japan Review of International Affairs, Volume 5, Number 1 (Spring/Summer 1991)

by Matsunaga, Nobuo

Tokyo: Japan Institute of International Affairs, 1991. Soft Cover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Square, tight copy with clean and bright pages. Minor edge rubbing to wrappers. Contents: Akio Watanabe, "The End of the Cold War and the Asia-Pacific Region"; Masashi Nishihara, "New Roles for the Japan-U.S. Security Treaty"; Yutaka Akino, "The Soviet Union's Asia Policy: Past, Present and Future"; Toru Nakakita, "The Takeoff of the East Asian Economic Sphere"; conference reports on the future role of... Read more
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$18.00
Apple of My Eye

Apple of My Eye

by Hanff, Helene

U.S.A: Moyer Bell Ltd ,U.S., 1988. By the author of 84 Charing Cross Road. Charming, relaxed, informal... very enjoyable to read even if you're not going to New York - Joyce Grenfell, Sunday Express.. Paperback. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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£8.50
SUNLIGHT IN NEW GRANADA

SUNLIGHT IN NEW GRANADA

by McFee, William

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1925. A travel book growing out of McFee's interest in Colombia, specifically Bogota. An interesting book to read in the light of the continuing ignorance--on the part of North Americans--that astonished McFee. Very good+ (clean, bright, with TEG intact) in VG- dust jacket (sunned, chipped, and edgeworn, now presentable and protected in archival cover). . 1st American edition. Hard Cover.
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$25.00
A Milícia Cidadã: a Guarda Nacional de 1831 a 1850

A Milícia Cidadã: a Guarda Nacional de 1831 a 1850

by Berrance de Castro, Jeanne; Buarque de Hollanda, Sérgio (preface)

São Paulo: Companhia Editora Nacional, 1977. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Book is in the Portuguese language. Sound binding. Clean, off-white pages. Wraps have light handling wear. ; History of the Brazilian National Guard from 1831 to 1850. ; Brasiliana; Vol. 359; 8.25" tall; 260 pages.
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$18.00
Viagem Através do Brasil. Volume 2: Nordeste

Viagem Através do Brasil. Volume 2: Nordeste

by Espinheira, Ariosto

São Paulo: Edições Melhoramentos. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Illustrated by Percy Lau. Fifth Edition. Book is in the Portuguese language. Sound binding and hinges. Pages slightly tanned with occasional penciled notes in margins. Pictorial paper over boards is bumped at corners with overall shelf wear, tanning, light soiling. ; Culture, customs, and people of northeastern Brazil. Illustrated with line drawings. 9.25" tall; 95 pages.
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$18.00
The Silverado Squatters

The Silverado Squatters

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

London: Chatto & Windus, 1906. Robert Louis Stevenson's travel memoir of his two-month honeymoon trip with Fanny Vandegrift to Napa Valley, California, in 1880. Good clean hardback in black cloth boards with gilt lettering to faded spine. Gilt top edge. Gift inscription front endpaper. Fading to top edge of front board and minor surface scratches. Square, tight binding. Text block clean. 254 pages.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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£10.50
Guide for Brazil and River Plate [cover title]. Guide for the South American Route, For the Information of Tourists and Passengers

Guide for Brazil and River Plate [cover title]. Guide for the South American Route, For the Information of Tourists and Passengers

by [Royal Mail Steam Packet Company]

London: Royal Mail Steam Packet Company. Hardcover. Very good. Square 16mo, 112 pp, plus [13] blank pages at the back for memoranda and log; many photographic illustrations, including 2 folding panoramas, a folding color map and a table of distances. Early owner's inscription on the front free endpaper; short tear to the fold of one parorama; all else very good or better in original green cloth. The "South American Route" begins in Spain and Portugal, proceeding to Madeira, Teneriffe,... Read more
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$300.00
Hay Gobierno?  Revista Brasileira De Historia 7 (1984)

Hay Gobierno? Revista Brasileira De Historia 7 (1984)

by Hill, Christopher; Ribeiro Fenelon, Dea; Munakata, Kazumi; Levi-Moreira, Silvia; Andrade Marson, Isabel; Bakos, Margaret Marchiori; Novais, Fernando A.; Jobson De Andrade Arruda, Jose; Glezer, Raquel

Sao Paolo: Editora Marco Zero, 1984. Soft Cover. Good with no dust jacket. Published in Portuguese language. Square, tight binding. Clean and bright pages. First two pages are corner clipped. Wraps have general light shelf wear. Contents: Christopher Hill, "Uma revolução burguesa?"; Dea Ribeiro Fenelon, "Estado, poder e classes sociais"; Kazumi Munakata, "Compromisso do estado"; Silvia Levi-Moreira, "A luta pelo voto secreto no programa a Liga Nacionalista de São Paulo (1916/1924)"; Isabel... Read more
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$14.00
La Sierra de la Plata y otros ensayos: Historias de italianos en el Nuevo Mundo, 1492-1550   (Spanish Edition)

La Sierra de la Plata y otros ensayos: Historias de italianos en el Nuevo Mundo, 1492-1550 (Spanish Edition)

by Avonto, Luigi

Montevideo, Uruguay: Ediciones "El Galeon, 1993. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Signed by author on ffep with additional inscription. Sound binding. Clean, off-white pages. Wrappers have light handling wear including some edge rubbing. ; Content: A los lectores. A la conquista del oceano: los italianos en el nuevo mundo. Un documento inedito de los "pleitos colombinos" en la biblioteca real de Turin. Autoridades, conquistadores y "mujeres publicas" en la Santo Domingo del... Read more
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$24.00
Highway of the Sun

Highway of the Sun

by Von Hagen, Victor W

NY: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1955 Dust jacket fair, several large chips, very tattered. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. Good, corners bumped. End papers illustrated with maps. First edition, with four maps and thirty two pages of black and white photographs. 320 pages with index, bibliography, and acknowledgements. . First Edition. Cloth. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$20.00
The National Geographic Magazine, Volume 81, Number 3 (March 1942)

The National Geographic Magazine, Volume 81, Number 3 (March 1942)

by Grosvenor, Gilbert (ed.); Hildebrand, J. R.; Roberts, J. Baylor; Atwood, Albert W.; Stewart, B. Anthony; Lanks, H. C.; Atkins, Paul M

Washington: National Geographic Society, 1942. Soft Cover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Square, tight binding, clean and bright interior. No writing or marks. Wraps are yellow and white, lightly dust-soiled overall with rubbing at spine. ; Contents: Hildebrand, J. R., "Revolution in Eating"; Roberts, J. Baylor, "Flavor and Savor of American Foods"; Atwood, "Washington - Storehouse of Knowledge"; Stewart, "Culture Still Lights our Wartime Capital"; Lanks, "Honduran Highlights"; Atkins, "French West... Read more
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$18.00
Os Militares No Poder, Vol. I, Vol II (O Ato 5)

Os Militares No Poder, Vol. I, Vol II (O Ato 5)

by Castello Branco, Carlos

Rio de Janiero, Brazil: Editora Nova Fronteira, 1978. Softcover. Good with no dust jacket. Books are in Portuguese language. Vol. I (1977) is 3rd edition ; Vol. II (1978) appears to be first edition. Square, sound bindings. Clean, slightly tanned pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Wrappers have edge wear especially near spine, general shelf wear. ; Anthology of excerpts written in the mid-1960s by Brazilian journalist Carlos Castello Branco (1920-1993). The two books comprise the... Read more
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$40.00
Pre-Columbian Pottery of Peru, From the Collection of the University Gallery (University Gallery Bulletin 1, No. 1, 1975)

Pre-Columbian Pottery of Peru, From the Collection of the University Gallery (University Gallery Bulletin 1, No. 1, 1975)

by Gordon, Elizabeth K

Gainesville, FL: College of Architecture and Fine Arts, University of Florida, 1975. First Edition. Softcover. Near fine. Catalogue of an exhibition shown and documented in conjunction with the special photographic exhibition Machu Picchu of the Inca, with photography by Roy C. Craven Jr. (36) pp, stapled wrappers. Illustrated with 28 b/w photos. Includes introductory essay, bibliography. Minor cover wear; contents clean and sound.
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$18.00
To Panama and Back: The Record of an Experience

To Panama and Back: The Record of an Experience

by Byford, Henry T

Chicago: W. B. Conkey Company, 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. First Edition. Sound binding. Ffep missing from book. Front hinge broken. Pages clean, tanned. Cloth over boards is shelf worn with small discolored area on front. Gilt lettering on front and spine. ; Physician's account of his travel to and from Panama to attend the fourth Pan-American Medical Congress. Illustrated with photographic plates, black and white map, full color plate of the Panama flag. ; 7.75" tall ;... Read more
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$16.00
A Obra de Olmar Guterres da Silveira: Sua Contribuição aos estudos das línguas portuguesa e latina

A Obra de Olmar Guterres da Silveira: Sua Contribuição aos estudos das línguas portuguesa e latina

by Rolim de Freitas, Horácio

Rio de Janeiro: H. Rolim de Freitas, 1996. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Book is in the Portuguese language. Author's signature with additional inscription on title page. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wraps have slight fading at spine with light overall handling wear. ; Examines the contributions of Brazilian scholar and linguist Olmar Guterres da Silveira to the study of Portuguese and Latin. ; 8.75" tall; 276 pages; Signed by Author.
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$24.00
Cuadernos de Bellas Artes, Año II Número 9 (Septiembre de 1961)

Cuadernos de Bellas Artes, Año II Número 9 (Septiembre de 1961)

by Cantón, Wilberto (ed.); Pellicer, Carlos; Castro Leál, Antonio; Guillen, Fedro; Novo, Salvador

Mexico City: Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, 1961. Softcover. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated by Francisco Moreno Capdevila. Publication is in the Spanish language. Sound binding, cocked. Clean, lightly tanned pages with light reading wear including several pages with creasing at corner. Wrappers are tanned, soiled, with overall handing wear. ; Contents: Pellicer, Elegia apasionada. Castro Leál, Mi trato con los escritores. Cantón, Homenaje a Rodolfo Usigli. Guillen, Fervor a... Read more
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$32.00
USA  (Berlitz Country Guide)

USA (Berlitz Country Guide)

by Editions Berlitz

Switzerland: Berlitz, 1988. Pocket size travel guide to USA. With maps and photos in colour. 160 pages. Prompt dispatch. . Paperback. Very Good. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.
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£6.50
De Hartmont a Trujillo

De Hartmont a Trujillo

by Herrera, Cesar A

Ciudad Trujillo: Impresora Dominicana, 1953. Soft Cover. Good with no dust jacket. Book in Spanish language. Signed by author with inscription to Juan Arce Medina on ffep and dated February 4, 1953. Sound binding, pages tanned, some spine creasing, wraps shelfworn. History of the Dominican Republic from the Hartmont Loan of 1869 to the rule of Trujillo, beginning in 1930 and extending beyond the publication date of this book. 9.0" (23 cm) tall; 456 pages; Signed by Author.
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$24.00
The Naturalist in La Plata

The Naturalist in La Plata

by W. H. Hudson

J.M. Dent & Sons, Ltd, 1935. Hardcover. Good. 1935. 394 pages. No dust jacket. Gray illustrated cloth with a black and white illustrated frontis and black and white illustrations throughout. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, moderate foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning and book is... Read more
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£8.00