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Ghosts of Forever. in dj

By: BRADBURY, Ray, and Aldo SESSA SESSA, Aldo

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rizzoli, New York, 1981, ISBN:0847803589:

Seller ID: 96603


BRADBURY, Ray, and Aldo SESSA. The Ghosts of Forever. [Text and] Prologue by Ray Bradbury. Illustrations by Aldo Sessa. Epilogue by Melvin B. Zisfein.New York : Rizzoli, (1981). Pp (7),8-130,(2). Illustrated (some folding). Folio (11 by 14 inches), silver cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Prologue; The God in Science Fiction; They Have Not Seen the Stars; The East Is Up!; We March Back to Olympus; The Young Galileo Speaks; That Is Our Eden's Spring, Once Promised; The Messiah; Epilogue (by Melvin B. Zisfein). ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS SIZ... View more info

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Gold : Its Geological Occurrence and Geographical Distribution. First Edition

By: MACLAREN, J. Malcolm GREGORY, John Walter, ex-libris

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Mining Journal, London, 1908,: 1908

Seller ID: 104313


MACLAREN, J. Malcolm. Gold : Its Geological Occurrence and Geographical Distribution. With One Coloured Plate and 278 Illustrations. London : The Mining Journal, 1908. First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xxiii,(1),[1]-687,(1), coloured frontispiece + 38 plates. Text illustrations. Maps. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Of local interest : Nova Scotia (pp 460-467). Contents : Part I. The General Relations of Auriferous Deposits. Introductory. - Condition of the Interior of the Earth, Fissures in the Zone of Fracture, Source of Underground Waters, Circulation o... View more info

Gold Coins of the Hispanic World. Day of Sale : Friday 18th May 1990 at 10.00 am and 2.00 pm par le ministere de Me Claude Naville, huissier judiciare, At the Hotel Beau-Rivage, 13 Quai du Mont-Blanc, Geneva

By: Sotheby's)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 1990,:

Seller ID: 111270


(Sotheby's). Gold Coins of the Hispanic World. Day of Sale : Friday 18th May 1990 at 10.00 am and 2.00 pm par le ministere de Me Claude Naville, huissier judiciare, At the Hotel Beau-Rivage, 13 Quai du Mont-Blanc, Geneva [...]. Geneva : Sotheby's, 1990. Pp. (9),10-50,(46). Illustrated (some in colour). 4to, illustrated red card covers, lettered in gilt. Includes 600 iitems. Contents : Argentina; Bolivia; Chile; Colombia; Costa Rica; Ecuador; Guatemala; Mexico; Peru; Philippines; Spain. Very good. With Prices Realised sheet laid in. 20.00 View more info

Great Ocean of Truth : Memories of the Hudson-70s, the First Circumnavigation of the Americas. First Edition

By: WADHAMS, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melrose Books, Ely, Cambridgeshire, 2009, ISBN:1907040307:

Seller ID: 107681


WADHAMS, Peter. The Great Ocean of Truth : Memories of the "Hudson-70s", the First Circumnavigation of the Americas. (Ely, Cambridgeshire : Melrose Books, 2009). First Edition. Pp (2),iii-vi,1-378. Many photos in colour and b&w in the text. Map in text. 8vo, photo-illustrated trade paperback. "Hudson-70 was a famous voyage by a Canadian oceanographic ship, carried out over11 months from 1969 to 1070. It was the last of the great globe-spanning m ulti-disciplinary oceanographic voyages, a tradition that began with the epic voyage of HMS Challenger in 1872. During the voyage the C.S.... View more info

Great Ocean of Truth : Memories of the Hudson-70s, the First Circumnavigation of the Americas. First Edition, Signed

By: WADHAMS, Peter

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Melrose Books, Ely, Cambridgeshire, 2009, ISBN:1907040307:

Seller ID: 108508


WADHAMS, Peter. The Great Ocean of Truth : Memories of the "Hudson-70s", the First Circumnavigation of the Americas. (Ely, Cambridgeshire : Melrose Books, 2009). First Edition. Pp (2),iii-vi,1-378. Many photos in colour and b&w in the text. Map in text. 8vo, photo-illustrated trade paperback. "Hudson-70 was a famous voyage by a Canadian oceanographic ship, carried out over11 months from 1969 to 1070. It was the last of the great globe-spanning m ulti-disciplinary oceanographic voyages, a tradition that began with the epic voyage of HMS Challenger in 1872. During the voyage the C.S.... View more info

H.M.S. Plymouth : Falklands Veteran : Her Story : Your Souvenir Guide

By: Royal Navy - Falklands]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1985,:

Seller ID: 69964


[Royal Navy - Falklands]. H.M.S. Plymouth : Falklands Veteran : Her Story :Your Souvenir Guide. [N.pl.: N.pub., n.d. - ca. 1985?]. Pp. [40]. Unpagina ted. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled illustrated grey wraps. A souvenir guide detailing the history and actions of the Plymouth in the Falklands conflict. HMS Plymouth (F126) is a Rothesay-class frigate. Spine and top edge browned,else very good. NOTE: Shipping should be less for this slim item. 20.00 View more info

Hemisferio de la Rosa

By: VIVANCO, Maria Meleck URRUCHÚA, Demetrio

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Francisco A. Colombo, Buenos Aires, 1973,:

Seller ID: 60299


VIVANCO, Maria Meleck. Hemisferio de la Rosa ; ilustró Demetrio Urruchúa. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Francisco A. Colombo, (1973). Pp. 71, frontis. 8vo, printed white card covers with french flaps. A collection of poetry. Text in Spanish. Faint vertical crease to front cover, else vg. 30.00 View more info

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Highest Andes. 1st UK

By: FITZ GERALD, E.A. VINES, Stuart

Price: $525.00

Publisher: Methuen, 1899,:

Seller ID: 28774


FITZ GERALD, E.A. The Highest Andes : A Record of the First Ascent of Aconcagua and Tupungato in Argentina, and the Exploration of the Surrounding Valleys. With Chapters by Stuart Vines, and Contributions by Professor Bonney, G.C. Crick, R.I. Pocock, G.A. Boulenger, I.H. Burkill, Philip Gosse. With Two Maps by A.E. Lightbody, Fifty-One Illustrations, and a Panorama. London : Methuen & Co., 1899. First Edition. Pp 390 + plates + 2 fldg.maps at rear. Lg 8vo, red cloth. Spine and edges darkened, small dent to top edge of front board, foxing to edges and scattered foxing throughout, one map reatta... View more info

History of Officer Social Origins, Selection, Education and Training Since the Eighteenth Century : An Introductory Bibliography. 17th Military History Symposium.

By: CONVERSE, Elliott V., III, Dr. WHITE, Elwood L. United States Air Force Academy Library Special Bibliography Series 90.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States Air Force Academy Library, 1996,:

Seller ID: 115215


CONVERSE, Elliott V., III, Dr. and Elwood L. WHITE. The History of Officer Social Origins, Selection, Education and Training Since the Eighteenth Century : An Introductory Bibliography. [N.pl.] : United States Air Force Academy Library, September 1996. Pp. (6),[1]-129,(1). 8vo, side-stapled decorated white card covers, no spine, black lettering to front. United States Air Force Academy Library Special Bibliography Series, number 90. Includes entries under the following geographical headings: General/Comparative, Africa (General), Argentina, Australia, Austria-Hungary (Austria and Hungary), Bel... View more info

Immigrants in the Lands of Promise : Italians in Buenos Aires and New York City, 1870-1914. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BAILY, Samuel L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 1999, ISBN:0801435625:

Seller ID: 110423


BAILY, Samuel L. Immigrants in the Lands of Promise : Italians in Buenos Aires and New York City, 1870-1914. Ithaca & London : Cornell University Press, (1999). First Printing. Pp. (6),v-vi,1-280. With several maps, tables and graphs in the text . 8vo, maroon cloth spine with silver lettering, off-white boards.. In the Cornell Studies in Comparative History series. "Most studies of immigration to the New World have focused on the United States. Samuel L. Baily's eagerly awaited book broadens that perspective through a comparative analysis of Italian immigrants to Buenos Aires and New York ... View more info

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In Patagonia. 1st UK in dj

By: CHATWIN, Bruce

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, 1977,:

Seller ID: 23432


CHATWIN, Bruce. In Patagonia. L.: Jonathan Cape, (1977). First Printing. Pp204. 8vo, blue cloth. Rees A1a, Spence 272. Author's first book. Previous owner's blindstamp to title page, newspaper library inkstamp to half-title,else a very good copy in slightly edgebrowned, price-clipped dj. 700.00 View more info

In the Wilds of South America : Six Years of Exploration in Colombia, Venezuela, British Guiana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil.

By: MILLER, Leo E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1919,:

Seller ID: 103759


MILLER, Leo E. In the Wilds of South America : Six Years of Exploration in Colombia, Venezuela, British Guiana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919. Pp. (6),vii-xiv,(2),3-428,(6), colour frontispiece, + 48 leaves of black and white plates, including 1 map. Illustrated. 8vo, forest-green cloth with gilt, black, green and blue map block to front board, gilt lettering to front board and spine. "Thepurpose of this narrative is to follow the course of these [nearly six yea rs worth of] explorations into the tropical jungles of the Amazon, Para... View more info

Jane's Civil and Military Aircraft Upgrades 1993-94. First Edition

By: MICHELL, Simon (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jane's Information Group, Coulsdon, Surrey, 1992, ISBN:0710610467:

Seller ID: 108321


MICHELL, Simon (ed.). Jane's Civil and Military Aircraft Upgrades 1993-94. First Edition. Coulsdon, Surrey : Jane's Information Group, 1992. Pp (1),2-412,(4). Illustrated. Index. Triple Column. Folio, blue cloth, gil lettering to front board and spine. A biennial publication which covers aircraft still flying, but no longer in production. Each entry shows the original quantity built, specifications, manufacturer and history. The book details those which have been upgraded and those which remain unchanged. Contents : Argentina; Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Chikle; China, People's Republic; Czechosl... View more info

La Apertura Moderna 1-P4D! Nuevas Investigaciones y Mejores Proposiciones. Traduccion del aleman del Ingeniero Damaso A. Lachaga. Revision tecnica porel maestro Jose M. Suarez. Tercera Edicion.

By: BOGOLJUBOW, E.D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Editorial Grabo, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1954,:

Seller ID: 95069


BOGOLJUBOW, E.D. La Apertura Moderna 1-P4D! Nuevas Investigaciones y Mejores Proposiciones. Traduccion del aleman del Ingeniero Damaso A. Lachaga. Revision tecnica por el maestro Jose M. Suarez. Tercera Edicion. Buenos Aires,Argentina : Editorial Grabo, 1954. Pp [1]-114,(14). Illustrated. Double Co lumn. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. Revista Argentina de Ajedrez, Suplemento No. 2 – Serie L. (3ra. Edicion). A book on modern chess openings. Text in Spanish. Tears to spine ends, covers detached, else good in edgewoen and spine sunned and chipped dustjacket. As is. 35.00 View more info

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Leyendo a Alfonsina Storni. signed by Paz.

By: PAZ, Julieta Gomez STORNI, Alfonsina)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Editorial Losada, Buenos Aires, 1966,:

Seller ID: 60297


PAZ, Julieta Gomez. Leyendo a Alfonsina Storni . Buenos Aires, Argentina: Editorial Losada, (1966). Pp. 110. 8vo, printed white card covers with french flaps. A critical biography of Storni, an Argentinian poet. Text in Spanish. Vg. Signed and inscribed by Paz on the ffep. 60.00 View more info

Libro de las Horas

By: ESTRELLA GUTIERREZ, Fermin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Editorial Losada, 1972,:

Seller ID: 6792


ESTRELLA GUTIERREZ, Fermin. El Libro de las Horas. Buenos Aires: Editorial Losada, S.A., (1972). Pp. 93. Text in Spanish. 8vo, white ill. card covers, black and red titles to front and spine. Faint creases to the lower corners, narrow band of sunning to the front cover, else vg. Author's signed gift inscription to the ffep. 30.00 View more info

Lost Ships : The Discovery and Exploration of the Ocean's Sunken Treasures.1st US in dj.

By: BOUND, Mensun

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York, 1998, ISBN:0684852519:

Seller ID: 34863


BOUND, Mensun. Lost Ships : The Discovery and Exploration of the Ocean's Sunken Treasures. (New York): Simon & Schuster, (1998). First Printing. Pp. (12),[7]-183,(1). Illustrated, occasionally in colour. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A modern, graphically-rich introduction to underwater archaeology through the examination of three wrecks: the Roman Mahdiawreck off the coast of North Africa, Nelson's Agamemnon, and the Graf Spee . Black mark to bottom edge, else very good in dust jacket. 25.00 View more info

Mammals of the Neotropics. Vol. 2 1st pr, in dj

By: REDFORD, Kent H. and John F. EISENBERG. EISENBERG, John F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press,, 1992, ISBN:0226706826:

Seller ID: 67252


REDFORD, Kent H. and John F. EISENBERG. Mammals of the Neotropics. The Southern Cone; Volume 2; Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay. Chicago.: University of Chicago Press, (1992). Pp 430 + [18] pp. of colour plates. Double column. Illustrated with numerous maps to text. Large 8vo, illustrated white card covers. "The authors provide individual accounts for nearly 360 indigenous species, including information on size, appearance, ecology, behavior,and life history. Range maps, line drawings, and colour plates supplement the text." -from the cover. Vg. 50.00 View more info

Manual for Manuel. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CORTAZAR, Julio. ROBASSA, Gregory, trans.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books, New York, 1978, ISBN:0394496612:

Seller ID: 24856


CORTAZAR, Julio. A Manual for Manuel. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Robassa. New York : Pantheon Books, (1978). First US Printing. Pp (8),3-391,(3). 8vo, black cloth, gilt initials to front b.oard, gilt and orange lettering to spine. "In his first political novel, Julio Cortázar, the internationally acclaimed Argentinian author, applies his special mindscape to today’s headlines as he tackles the surreal world of Latin American exiles inParis who are intent on committing revolutionary acts. Using smuggled coun terfeit money, they finance a plan to kidnap a top Latin American po... View more info

Migration and Urbanization : Models and Adaptive Strategies. in dj.

By: SAFA, Helen I. and Brian M. DU TOIT, eds. DU TOIT, Brian M., ed. World Anthropology series) TAX, Sol, gen ed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mouton, The Hague, 1975, ISBN:9027975795:

Seller ID: 75186


SAFA, Helen I. and Brian M. DU TOIT, eds. Migration and Urbanization : Models and Adaptive Strategies . Helen I. Safa and Brian M. Du Toit, editors. The Hague: Mouton Publishers, (1975). Pp. [i]-xii,[1]-305,(3). 8vo, black cloth with white decoration to front and white lettering to spine. A volume in the World Anthropology series. General editor: Sol Tax. Patrons: Claude Levi-Strauss, Margaret Mead, Laila Shukry el Hamamsy, M.N. Srinivas. Contents: 1. Ramiro Cardona and Alan Simmons's "Toward a Model of Migration in Latin America"; 2. du Toit's "A Decision-Making Model for the Stud... View more info