Central & South America, Caribbean

Central & South America, Caribbean

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The Story of the Bahamas, ALBURY, P.
1 ALBURY, P. The Story of the Bahamas
London, United Kingdom Macmillan Caribbean 1994 0333171322 / 9780333171325 18th Printing Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Standard history of the Bahamas. 294pp, photo illustrated, some color, maps. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Near new copy. Weight, 391g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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2 ALBURY, Paul The Story of the Bahamas
London Macmillan Caribbean 1976 333-17131-4 Second Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles VG+  VG+ 8.75" Tall 
History of the Bahamas. 294pp, photo illustrated, maps. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Inked out name on fpde. Dustjacket has only very minor top-edge wear, otherwise bright and clean. Weight, 490g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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God and Production in a Guatemalan Town, ANNIS, Sheldon
3 ANNIS, Sheldon God and Production in a Guatemalan Town
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Univ of Texas Press 1994 0292727429 / 9780292727427 Third Paperback Printing Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New' Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Growth of Protestantism in Guatemala and its economic effects. 197 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. A bright, frtesh, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 328g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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4 ANON Topazin; 31 De Octobre De 1935
Santiago, Chile Empresa Editora Zig-Zag 1935 No 21 Stapled Wrappers VG Magazine 7" by 10" Rio 
Spanish language magazine from Chile. 21st issue from 1935. Juvenile market. Colorful front cover of a Clown. 24pp, b&w interior except for color centre-pages and wrappers. Clean unmarked interior. Display quality front wrapper. However, the paper is a type of news-print and has become brittle along the spine with micro-chips missing and near separation. Weight, 35g. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Between the Lines: The Mystery of the Giant Ground Drawings of Ancient Nasca, Peru, AVENI, Anthony F.
5 AVENI, Anthony F. Between the Lines: The Mystery of the Giant Ground Drawings of Ancient Nasca, Peru
U.S.A. University of Texas Press 2000 0292704968 / 9780292704961 First Edition Cloth As New As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
The author puts the Peruvian Nasca geoglyphs in the context of 'wonders of the ancient world'. xiv, 257pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, fresh nterior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. About 'as new'. Weight, 681g. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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6 B. O. A. C. Bermuda, the Peaceful Island; Fly There by British Overseas Airways Corporation
UK B. O. A. C. Edition Not Stated Folding Card Fine Travel Brochure 3.75" by 8.75" - Folded 
Folding, color brochure advertising fligts from New York to Bermuda on British Overseas Airways Co. Unfolds to 14.75 ins by 17 ins, printed both sides with color photos of Bermuda. There is no data on the aircraft. Undated, would appear to be the 1950s. Code number 52-257-45M-11-Sun. Very clean and very bright. Unmarked and undamaged. Weight, 21g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Che Handbook, BARRIO, Hilda; JENKINS, Gareth
7 BARRIO, Hilda; JENKINS, Gareth The Che Handbook
London MQ Publications Ltd. 2003 1840725028 / 9781840725025 First Printing Laminated Pictorial Boards As New Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Gives life to the values and thinking of the Che Guevara behind the legend, a man who was at once sensitive, passionate and determined to pursue his socialist dreams to their conclusion. Che is viewed through the camera lens of key Cuban photographers, through posters and other images, and through the iconography that grew up after his death. 431 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 col. map, ports. (some col.) ; 18 cm. A bright, clean, unmarked copy with a 'fresh' interior and a tight, square binding. About 'as new'. Weight, 717g. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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8 BAUDEZ, Claude and PICASSO, Sydney Lost Cities of the Maya
New York Discoveries/Abrams 1992 0-8109-2841-8 / 9780810928411 First Discoveries Edition Laminated Pictorial Wraps Fine Trade Paperback 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Translated from the French. Small but highly attractive book documenting the Lost Cities of the Mayan Civilization. 175pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Mint copy, about as issued. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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9 BELLI, Gioconda The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2002 0-375-40370-1 / 9780375403705 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine  About Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Autobiography of Nicaraguan poet & writer, Gioconda Belli and an insider's account of the Revolution and the Sandinistas. 380pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 730g.  
Price: 16.50 USD
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10 BLACK, Clinton V. History of Jamaica
London Collins 1969 Fourth Impression Cloth, Gilt Titles About Fine  Lacking Dustjacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
General History of Jamaica. 256pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Very clean, bright copy with solid binding.  
Price: 14.00 USD
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11 BLASHFORD-SNELL, John; SNAILHAM, Richard Kota Mama : retracing the lost trade routes of ancient South American Peoples
UK Headline Book Publishing 2000 0747222819 / 9780747222811 First Edition, First Printing Cloth VG+ VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
An account of an adventure which provided evidence that South Americans could have had trading contacts with Africa 1000 BC, using reed boats to navigate their way across the Atlantic. This is a recreation of that epic journey, uncovering many archaeological sites along the way. xiv, 272 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps (1 col.), col. ports. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean interior, quite fresh. Unmarked excepting a previous owner's signature to the htp, Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Nearly similar, uncliupped dustjacket showing minor top edge wear. Weight, 580g. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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12 BODE, Barbara No Bells to Toll: Destruction and Creation in the Andes
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1989 0-684-19065-6 / 9780684190655 First Edition, First Printing Cloth Spine, Paper Boards Fine  About Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Aftermath of a catastrophic earthquake in the Callejon de Huaylas area of Peru. An account of the survvors search for reasons for the disaster.559pp, photo illustrations. Bright, fresh copy, about as new.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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13 BROCKHAUS, F. A. A Short Description of the Republic of Chile: According to Official Data
Leipzig F. A. Brockhaus 1901 First Edition Cloth Near Fine No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
History and description of Chile at the beginning of the twentieth century. 103pp, 37 illustrations, map in text [2pp]. Bright, clean interior. Ink name to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to green cloth. Attractive copy. Weight, 250g. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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14 BROWNELL TOURS Brownell South America Escorted Steamer Tours; 1960
USA Brownell Tours 1960 Stapled Wrappers Fine Folding Brochure 4" by 9" - Folded 
Brochure promoting escorted tours of South America, organised by Brownell Tours, on either the SS Argentina or the SS Brasil - Moore-McCormack Line. When opened to 8" by 9" there are 12pp, on glossy paper, with photo illustrations, sailing dates, itineraries, pricing etc. Very clean and very bright. Weight, 30g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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15 BROWNELL TOURS Brownell South America Via Pan American and Panagra; Hospitality Travel; 1960
USA Brownell Tours 1960 Stapled Wrappers Fine Folding Brochure 4" by 9" - Folded 
Brochure promoting tours of South America by Air, organised by Brownell Tours. Opens to 24" by 18" , printed both sides on glossy paper, with photo illustrations, itineraries, pricing etc. Very clean and very bright. Weight, 26g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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16 BRUCE, Victoria No Apparent Danger: The True Story of Volcanic Disaster at Galeras and Nevada Del Ruiz
New York HarperCollins 2001 0-06-019920-2 / 9780060199203 First Edition, First Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine  Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
239pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, 'as new'. Published at US$26.00. Weight, 530g.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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17 BURKHOLDER, Mark A.; JOHNSON, Lyman L. Colonial Latin America
U.S.A. Oxford University Press 1998 0195105362 / 9780195105360 First Paperback Printing of 3rd Edition Card Wrappers Near Fine Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
This volume is intended as a concise yet comprehensive study of the Iberian colonies in the New World from the pre-conquest background through European exploration, conquest, and colonization, to the wars of independence in the early-19th century. This edition has been revised and updated. viii, 376 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm. A bright, clean copy. Ink name to the verso of the front wrapper otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. A 'near new' copy. Weight, 542g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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18 CAMPBELL, H. Murray Mexican Cavalcade
Mexico Editorial Cultura 1952 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles VG+  Good VG 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Autobiography of a prominent British businessman who lived and worked in Mexico from 1908-1952. Covers Mexican history through this fascinating period of its history. English text. 324pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Blue cloth boards are very clean and bright . Lower corner of front board is bumped. Dustjacket, in brodart, is very clean and bright with a little edge wear and some fading to the spine.  
Price: 950.00 USD
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19 CHASTEEN, John Charles Born in Blood and Fire: A Concise History of Latin America
U.S.A. W. W. Norton & Company 2001 0393050483 / 9780393050486 First Edition, First Printing Cloth About 'As New' About 'As New' Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
Fully informed by the latest scholarship, this survey spans six centuries and covers twenty countries. 352 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm. Includes index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. About 'as new'. Weight, 560g. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 CIVRIEUX, Marc De; GUSS, David M. Watunna, an Orinoco Creation Cycle
San Francisco North Point Press 1980 0865470022 / 9780865470026 First Edition in English Cloth As New As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Folklore and mythology of Venezuala's Yecuana Indians. Translated from the Spanish. viii, 195 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. 'As New'. Weigh, 501g. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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