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Travels in Central America, Particularly in Nicaragua: With a Description of Its Aboriginal Monuments, Scenery, and People, Their Languages, Institutions, Religion, &c. Illustrated by Numerous Maps and Coloured Illustrations. In Two Volumes

E. G. Squier / NY: D. Appleton & Co. 1853
first edition, 2 volumes, xxii, [2], 424 + iv, 3-452 pp., color frontispieces and folding maps in each volume, plates, most b&w but some of which are tinted or in color; later 19th century quarter leather & cloth covered boards, bindings worn at the edges, book plates removed from the front paste downs, else very good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: central america americana

Item #: 1038372

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$751.37

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Una obra maestra : el Acueducto Albear de La Habana

Rolando Garcia Blanco / La Habana : Científico Tecnica 2002
240 pp., Paperback, inscribed by Blanco, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 9590502865
Subject/Keywords: latin american studies

Item #: 1038420

$62.53

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Historia de las Sublevaciones Indias en la Tarahumara

Neumann, Joseph, Roedl, Bohumir, Binkova, Simon / Universidad Carolina 1994
189 pp., Paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8070669586
Subject/Keywords: Latin America religion hrb

Item #: 1037941

$2.36

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Der Umgang mit dem Fremden: Beitrage zur Literatur aus und uber Lateinamerika (Lateinamerika - Studien, Band 22) (German Edition)

Titus Heydenreich, Hrsg. / Wilhelm Fink 1986
232 pp., Paperback, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 377052408X
Subject/Keywords: Latin American literature literary criticism hrb

Item #: 1038132

$34.06

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Catecismo de fray Pedro de Gante (Thesaurus Americae)

Cortes Castellanos, Justino / Testimonio Compania Editorial 1992
limited to 980 numbered examples, this being copy #252; 144, [3] pp., hardcover, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8486290686
Subject/Keywords: latin america travel exploration codices hrb

Item #: 1037922

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$101.07

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Wanderungen durch vie mittel-amerikanischen Freistaaten Nicaragua, Honduras und San Salvador. Mit hinblick auf deutsche Emigration und deutschen Handel. Mit Zwei Karten

Carl Scherzer / Braunschweig: George Westermann 1857
first edition; 516 pp., 2 color folding plates; contemporary cloth, edges slightly worn, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin america hrb

Item #: 1037905

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$153.07

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Trece poetas del mundo azteca

Miguel Leon Portilla. Leonel Maciel & Luis Nishizawa, artists. Mario de la Torre, editor / Carton y Papel de Mexico 1986
limited to 2600 copies; folio, 13 full color plates with accompanying text, all fine in a gray cloth portfolio. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 9687193026
Subject/Keywords: latin america art hrb office

Item #: 1037884

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$203.39

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A Calendar of the Peruvian and Other South American Manuscripts in the Philip H. & A. S. W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1536 - 1914

David M. Szewcyk / The Philip H. & A. S. W. Rosenbach Foundation 1977
xvi, 190 pp., plates, Hardcover, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 1422366448
Subject/Keywords: Latin American manuscripts Peruvian manuscripts history hrb

Item #: 1037597

$5.98

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Johannes Lein, un fotografo alemaen en Bolivia: (1939-1967). Johannes Lein, a German photographer in Bolivia. Johannes Lein, ein deutscher Fotograf in Bolivien

Matthias Strecker, Grel Aranibar-Strecker, Freddy Taboada, editors / La Paz: Lara Bisch 2008
156 pp., Hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket; Photographic work of Johannes Lein, comprising a selection of the photographs he took during the several periods he worked as a professor in Bolivia from 1939-1967. His large-format photographs represent a graphic records of the historic, urban and natural landscapes of the Andean country; traditional life in the rural areas of the Altiplano, and of the Oruro carnival and other festivities. Also includes photographs by geologist Friedrich Ahlfeld. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin america bolivia photography hrb

Item #: 1035736

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$404.44

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La Orden Franciscana en la America Meridional

Gregorio Arcila Robledo / Pontificio Ateneo Antoniano 1948
xviii, 416 pp., Hardcover, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: South America history religion hrb

Item #: 1037409

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$153.21

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Travels in the interior of Brazil, particularly in the gold and diamond districts of that country: Including a voyage to the Rio de la Plata, and an historical sketch of the revolution of Buenos Ayres

Mawe, John / Philadelphia/Boston: M. Carey/Wells & Lilly 1816
first edition; 373, [3] pp., folding frontis., folding map and three other folding plates; contemporary full calf, binding very worn, book plate to the front paste down, small embossment stamp to the title page, text age-toned with some foxing throughout, good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin america travel exploration brazil brq

Item #: 1035659

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$327.84

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Scientific Results of a Journey in Brazil; Geology and Physical Geography of Brazil. Geolgoy and Physical Geography of Brazil. By Ch. Fred. Hartt. With illustrations and maps

Agassiz, Louis. C. Fred. Hartt / Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co., 1870
first edition; xxiii, 620 pp., frontis., plates, large folding map, illustrations within the text; original peach colored cloth, spine faded, book plates to the front paste down, small book plate removed from the rear paste down, hinges tender, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin america travel exploration brq

Item #: 1034539

$25.00

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Reports of Explorations and Surveys to Ascertain the Practicability of a Ship-Canal between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans by the Way of the Isthmus of Darien

Thos. Oliver Selfridge / Washington: GPO 1874
large quarto, 268 pp., plates, 17 folding maps (complete); rebound modern cloth with the folding maps laid in sleeve at the back; library markings, light damp stain to fore edge of a few pages including 2 plates (actual images unaffected), small slice to front cover, else text and binding clean and tight, overall still very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin american panama brq

Item #: 1034529

$78.20

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CUADRO HISTORICO DE LAS INDIAS. INTRODUCCION A BOLIVAR

MADARIAGA, Salvador de / Editorial Sudamericana 1945
this is the 1945 printing, 1044 pp. + folding map, hardcover, ex library, covers discolored else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: hjj Hispanic studies history Latin Americana

Item #: 1033387

$18.62

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Totius Latinitatis lexicon, consilio et cura Jacobi Facciolati, opera et studio Aegidii Forcellini ... Editio altera locupletior

Forcellini, Egidio (1688-1768) / Patavii: Typis Seminarii, apud Thomam Bettinelli 1805
4 volumes, the complete main text including the preface by Gaetano Cognolato but none of the appendixes present, folio (leaves 39.5 cm. tall), total of over 2800 pages, text double column, first volume has a printed paste over below regular imprint Lipsiae, apud I. A. G. Weigel; library markings, original blue-gray paper wrappers but brown paper spines fragmentary, most sides detached and one gone, and library pen notes on covers (the books were a gift of Boston bookseller and publisher William B. Fowle in 1860), general age toning to text, early leaves of first volume curled at lower outside corner, some leaves have hard corner creases, title of last volume has a light patch of damp staining, overall good. Volumes Included: 4

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: OVERSIZE Latin, dictionaries, lexicons lkx

Item #: 1022107

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$941.39

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The Naturalist on the River Amazon: A Record of Adventures, Habits of Animals, Sketches of Brazilian and Indian Life, etc. Second edition, with map and illustrations

Bates Henry Walter / London: John Murray 1864
2nd edition; xii, 466, [2] (ads) pp., frontis., folding map; original gilt stamped illustrated green cloth, book plate to the front paste down, ownership markings to the front blanks and title page, old tape marks to the front endpapers, spine slightly frayed, slight crease to the upper corner of the front cover, however overall near very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: natural history latin america travel exploration bzc

Item #: 1031002

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$272.93

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Album de dessins anciens des environs de Rio de Janeiro de Benjamin Mary (1792-1846). Album de Desenhos Antigos dos Arredores do Rio de Janeiro de Benjamin Mary (1792-1846)

Gilberto Ferrez / Banque Italo-Belge 1974
92 pp., oversize paperback, fine in a good slipcase. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin america brazil art jcm

Item #: 1030933

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$154.86

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Notes on the Nicaragua Canal

Henry I. Sheldon / A. C. McClurg 1897
first edition; [vii], 214 pp., frontis., plates, folding map; original green cloth (hardcover), hand stamp to rear free endpaper, book plate to the front paste down, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin american htm

Item #: 1029176

$25.10

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The Anatomy of Eleven Towns in Michoacan. The University of Texas Institute of Latin - American Studies, X

Stanislawski, Dan / Greenwood Press 1969
77 pp., Hardcover, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0837110297
Subject/Keywords: Latin American studies jnj

Item #: 1029265

$15.89

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Primera Parte de los Veinte iun Libros Rituales i Monarchia Indiana...

Juan de Torquemada / NP 1918
facsimile reprint of the 1725 edition; large, thick quarto, 768 pp. + index, folding map; quarter leather & cloth covered boards, edges rubbed, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: latin america travel exploration hrb

Item #: 1025885

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$667.59

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