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Laughing Rooster. First Edition, paperback

By: LAYTON, Irving

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1964,:

Seller ID: 31575


LAYTON, Irving. The Laughing Rooster. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1964). First Edition. Pp (16),17-112. 8vo, card covers. Mansbridge, Irving Layton : An Annotated Bibliography A15, Spadoni and Donnelly 1734. Includes the following poems: "Preface", "Plaza de Toros", "On Spanish Soil", "El Caudillo", "Silly Rhynmes for Aviva", "The Laughing Rooster", "Stone-Splitters in Alicante", "The Cactus", "Ballad of the Old Spaniard", "Fornalutx", "Encounters", "Icarus", "At the Pi... View more info

Leonard and Reva Brooks : Artists in Exile in San Miguel de Allende

By: VIRTUE, John. BROOKS, Leonard). BROOKS, Reva). SYMONS, Scott, foreword].

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2001, ISBN:0773522980:

Seller ID: 103156


VIRTUE, John. Leonard and Reva Brooks : Artists in Exile in San Miguel de Allende. [Foreword by Scott Symons]. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2001). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xx,[1]-396. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, yellow cloth with black lettering to spine. "Including tales of deportations and shootouts, 'Leonard and Reva Brooks' tells the story of two artists who helped establish San Miguel de Allende as aworld-famous art colony. In 1947 Leonard and Reva left for Mexico, where L eonard planned to study painting for a year. They stayed for over fifty... View more info

Linguistic Minorities and Literacy : Language Policy Issues in Developing Countries. Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 26. Hardcover

By: COULMAS, Florian (ed.). SRIVASTAVA, R.N. EDMONDSON, Jerold A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: River Seine Publications, Melbourne, Australia , 1984, ISBN:3110098679:

Seller ID: 99614


COULMAS, Florian (ed.). Linguistic Minorities and Literacy : Language Policy Issues in Developing Countries. Berlin / New York / Amsterdam : Mouton Publishers, (1984). Pp [i]-x,[1]-133,(1). Tables. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, white lettering to spine. Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 26. Contents : Foreword (by Kinhide Mushakoji); Linguistic minorities and literacy (by Florian Coulmas); Minority languages and literacy (by Ayo Bamgbose);Consequences of initiating literacy in the second language (by R. N. Sriva stava); Literacy education for minorities: A case study from India (by R. N... View more info

Liquor, Guns and Ammo. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: ANDERSON, Kent.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dennis McMillan Publications, Tucson, AZ, 1998, ISBN:0939767295:

Seller ID: 105181


ANDERSON, Kent. Liquor, Guns and Ammo. (Tucson, AZ): Dennis McMillan Publications, (1998). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-296. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "'Liquor, Guns & Ammo' brings together a diverse group of Anderson's writings: previously unpublished chapters from both 'Sympathy'and 'Night Dogs', non-fiction articles on blood sports and bloodthirsty me n (cock-fighting, bull-fighting, outlaw motorcycle gangs, soldiers of fortune, militia groups) as well as an award-winning travel piece on Mexico's Copper Canyon, the screenplay 'Shank', and', fnially, notes toward a nove... View more info

Liverpool Jarge.

By: WITHERSPOON, Halliday. HALE, Phillip, preface

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Square Rigger Co., Boston, 1933,:

Seller ID: 103807


WITHERSPOON, Halliday. Liverpool Jarge. Repeal Edition Strickly Limited to 100,000 copies. With a Preface by Philip Hale. 1000 (only) Autographed by the Author. Made Up after Those Crustaceans Which Go For'ards Backw'rds. Boston : Square Rigger Co., coyright 1933. Unpaginated, Pp [120]. 8vo, orange paper-covered boards, illustrated and lettered in black. "Some years ago the editor of the 'As the World Wags' column of the Boston Herald received stories of strange adventures in the West Indies and Mexico, stories that might have been told by a beachcomber, who, knowing the classics and havi... View more info

Los Frescos de Diego Rivera en el Palacio Nacional de Mexico / The frescoesof Diego Rivera in the national palace of mexico. 14 colour plates in a la rge 8vo blue portfolio. - with Diego Rivera.

By: RIVERA, Diego.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fotocolor, Mexico City, 1958,:

Seller ID: 93583


RIVERA, Diego. Los Frescos de Diego Rivera en el Palacio Nacional de Mexico/ The frescoes of Diego Rivera in the national palace of Mexico. 14 colour plates in a large 8vo blue portfolio. - with – Diego Rivera. (Mexico City : Fotocolor, 1958). Pp [1]-48,+ 6 plates. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Text in Spanish. Rubbed, name, else very good. 35.00 View more info

Los vientos de Ixtepeji : concepcion del mundo y estructura social de un pueblo zapoteco. First Edition

By: KEARNEY, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Instituto Indigenista Interamericano, México, 1971,:

Seller ID: 102737


KEARNEY, Michael. Los vientos de Ixtepeji : concepcion del mundo y estructura social de un pueblo zapoteco. Ediciones especiales: 59. México : Instituto Indigenista Interamericano, 1971. First Editon. Pp (10),[xi]-xii,[1]-208,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers, lettered in white to frontcover and in black to spine. Contents : 1. El pueblo de Ixtepeji. 2. Histo ria y mito. 3. Concepción del mundo en Ixtepeji. 4. Los conceptos de aire ysusto. 5. Las apariencias engañan. 6. Psicología social de la envidia. 7. El paso del tiempo. 8. El peso de la vida. 9. Todos deben beber. 10. La ... View more info

Making of NAFTA : How the Deal Was Done. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CAMERON, Maxwell A. TOMLIN, Brian W.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press, Ithaca and London , 1976, ISBN:0801438004:

Seller ID: 113184


CAMERON, Maxwell A. and Brian W. TOMLIN. The Making of NAFTA : How the DealWas Done. Ithaca and London : Cornell University Press, (2000). First Prin ting. Pp (4),v-xiv,(2),1- 264,(8). With many tables in the text. 8vo, greencloth spine, gilt lettering to spine, cream paper-covered boards. "How exa ctly do countries negotiate major international agreements? Until now, reliably impartial accounts of how deals are made have been rare and usually describe only one side of a multiparty process. Here, Maxwell Cameron and Brian Tomlin provide the first full, three-country account of the negotiat... View more info

Mammals from Mexico Collected by Marian Martin for the American Museum of Natural History

By: GOODWIN, George C. MARTIN, Marian American Museum Novitates, number 1689

Price: $7.00

Publisher: American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 71891


GOODWIN, George C. Mammals from Mexico Collected by Marian Martin for the American Museum of Natural History . New York: The American Museum of Natural history, 1954. Pp. [1]-16, including covers. 8vo, printed stapled self wraps. American Museum Novitates, number 1689, November 12, 1954. Vg. 7.00 View more info

Manual de derecho maritimo

By: de LUNA, Omar Olvera

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Editorial Porrua, México, 1981, ISBN:968432698X:

Seller ID: 105893


de LUNA, Omar Olvera. Manual de Derecho Maritimo. México : Editorial Porrua, (1981). Primera edición. Pp (10),11-232,(4). 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Not seen in Papadakis and Glassner. Contents : Primera Parte. I. Generalidades. II. Antecedentes legales del derecho mari´timo. III. El derecho mari´timo en la legislacio´n mexicana. IV. Los Espacios mari´timos. V. Organismos internacionales sobre re´gimen juri´dico del mar. VI. La Plataforma continental. VII. El Alta mar. VIII. Los Recursos pesqueros. Segubda Parte. I. El buque. II. Personalidad del buque. III. Pe... View more info

Marcus E. Jones : Western Geologist, Mining Engineer & Botanist.

By: LENZ, Lee W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Claremont, CA, 1986,:

Seller ID: 107756


LENZ, Lee W. Marcus E. Jones : Western Geologist, Mining Engineer & Botanist. Claremont, CA: Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1986. Pp. (6), vii-xv, (1), 2-486, (10). Illustrations. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt spine titles. "During his lifetime Marcus E. Jones was one of the most colorful characters in the American West. An inveterate explorer, first with a team and wagon and later by model-T Ford, he not only covered the West but also Baja California and western mainland Mexico, making his living as a geologist, mining engineer and botanical collector. He was also one of the first to becom... View more info

Maritime Political Boundaries of the World. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: PRESCOTT, J.R.V.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Methuen, London, 1985, ISBN:0416417507: 1985

Seller ID: 24282

ISBN: 0416417507


PRESCOTT, J.R.V. The Maritime Political Boundaries of the World. London : Methuen, (1985).First Edition. Pp (),[vii]-xv,(3), [1]-377,(5). Maps in text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering on black panel to spine. John Robert Victor Prescott. "This book addresses the often vexed question of national maritime claims and the delimitation of international maritime boundaries. The number of undelimited international maritime boundaries is much larger than the number of agreed lines. The two boundaries that define the marine domain of coastal states are examined. First the baselin... View more info

Maritimes Carboniferous Basin of Eastern Canada

By: ROLIFF, W. A. Proceedings of the Geological Association of Canada, Volume 14

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Geological Association of Canada, 1962,:

Seller ID: 64432


ROLIFF, W. A. "Maritimes Carboniferous Basin of Eastern Canada" . An article in Proceedings of the Geological Association of Canada, Volume 14, pp. 21-42. [Ottawa]: Geological Association of Canada, 1962. Pp. (1)-89,[1], frontis. Illustrated with maps. 8vo, printed grey card covers. Also includes: M. Hans Frohberg's "presidential Address -- Geological Features of Some Fluorite Deposits in the State of San Luis Potosi, Mexico", I. W. Jones's "Sedimentary Basins and Petroleum Possibilities of Quebec", and B. V. Sanford's "Sources and Occurrences of Oil and Gas in the ... View more info

Maya Archaeologist. First American Editon in dustjacket

By: THOMPSON, J. Eric S

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1963,:

Seller ID: 102222


THOMPSON, J. Eric S. Maya Archaeologist. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, (91963). First American Editon. Pp (8),ix-xvii,(3),3-284,(2),+ 16 pp plates. Text Illustrations and Map. Index. 8vo, orange-brown cloth, gilt lettering to black panel to spine. "An intensely human account of "incidents of excavation" of ancient Maya cities by one of the world's foremost authorities on the Maya Indians of Mexico and Central America. With humor and warmth, J. Eric S. Thompson relates his experiences from the mid-twenties to the mid-thirties during many expeditions to the Maya area—when,... View more info

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Maya Chontal Indians of Acalan-Tixchel : A Contribution to the History and Ethnography of the Yucatan Peninsula. Second Edition in dustjacket.

By: SCHOLES, France V. and Ralph L. ROYS ROYS, Ralph L. ADAMS, Eleanor B. CHAMBERLAIN, Robert S.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, Norman , 1968,:

Seller ID: 26162


SCHOLES, France V. and Ralph L. ROYS, with the assistance of Eleanor B. Adams and Robert S. Chamberlaon. The Maya Chontal Indians of Acalan-Tixchel : A Contribution to the History and Ethnography of the Yucatan Peninsula. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, (1968). Second Edition. Pp 565. Maps. Lg 8vo, green cloth. Contents : 1. Introduction; 2. The Chontal of Tabasco and their Neighbors; 3. The Province of Acalan; 4. Aboriginal History of Acalan; 5. The Coming of the Spaniards; 6. Developments in Yucatan, Tabasco, and Acalan, 1526-1550; 7. The Impact of the Conquest in Acalan; 8. The Puebl... View more info

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Maya Ruins of Mexico in Color : Palenque, Uxmal, Kabah, Sayil, Xlapak, Labná, Chichén Itzá, Cobá, Tulum. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FERGUSON, William M. ROYCE, John Q.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1977, ISBN:0806114428:

Seller ID: 47166


FERGUSON, William M. Maya Ruins of Mexico in Color : Palenque, Uxmal, Kabah, Sayil, Xlapak, Labná, Chichén Itzá, Cobá, Tulum. In collaboration with John Q. Royce. Color photographs by William M. Ferguson and John Q. Royce. (Foreword by Michael D. Coe). Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, (1977). First US Edition. Pp 246. 4to, green cloth. Vg in rubbed and torn dustjacket. 45.00 View more info

Maya Ruins of Mexico in Color : Palenque, Uxmal, Kabah, Sayil, Xlapak, Labná, Chichén Itzá, Cobá, Tulum. Second Edition in dustjacket

By: FERGUSON, William M. ROYCE, John Q.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1979,:

Seller ID: 25882


FERGUSON, William M. Maya Ruins of Mexico in Color : Palenque, Uxmal, Kabah, Sayil, Xlapak, Labná, Chichén Itzá, Cobá, Tulum. In collaboration with John Q. Royce. Color photographs by William M. Ferguson and John Q. Royce. (Foreword by Michael D. Coe). Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, (1979). Second Printing. Pp 246. 4to, green cloth. Vg-fine in dj. 40.00 View more info

Mayo Indians of Sonora : A People who Refuse to Die. First Edition, signed.

By: CRUMRINE, N. Ross SPICER, Edward (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ, 1977, ISBN:0816504733:

Seller ID: 60005


CRUMRINE, N. Ross. The Mayo Indians of Sonora : A People who Refuse to Die.Foreword by Edwrad Spicer. Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Press, (1 977). First Edition. Pp. 167. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated orange card covers. "The relationship between rapid economic and technological change and the production of a new religious movement" within the Mayo native culture is examined over a two-year period in this volume. ""First, such symbols asbeing poor, living in a jacal house, wearing sandals, and speaking Mayo, a re shared to some extent by both Mayos and mestizoa, but th... View more info

Media Resistance : Un echo pour les voix discordantes

By: BAILLY, Serge et Didier BEAUFORT BEAUFORT, Didier

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Editions Karthala, Paris, 2000, ISBN:2845860153:

Seller ID: 74528


BAILLY, Serge et Didier BEAUFORT. Média Résistance : Un echo pour les voix discordantes . Paris: Éditions Karthala, (2000). Pp. [1]-326,(2). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A selection of media case studies throughout theeastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, with chapters relating to: Bu rkina Faso, Serbia and Montenegro, Turkey, Nigeria, Chad, Zambia, Morocco, Gambia, Burundi, Haiti, Kosovo, Iran, India, Palestine, Mexico, Mali, Hungary, Israel, &c. Text in French. Vg. 45.00 View more info

Medicine in the New World : New Spain, New France, and New England. First Edition in dustjacket, signed by the editor.

By: NUMBERS, Ronald L., ed. CHRISTIANSON, Eric H. GELFAND, Toby. RISSE, Guenter B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, TN, 1987, ISBN:0870495178:

Seller ID: 105297


NUMBERS, Ronald L., (ed.). Medicine in the New World : New Spain, New France, and New England. With essays by Eric H. Christianson [on New England], Toby Gelfand [on New France], Guenter B. Risse [on New Spain]. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, (1987). First Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-175,(1). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, greenish-blue cloth with gilt and black lettering to spine. "At least since Frederick Jackson Turner's day, historians have debated the extent to which frontier conditions forced Americans to forsake the supposedly rigid intellectual systems and social arr... View more info