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Aztec Arrangement : The Social History of Pre-Spanish Mexico. First Editionin dustjacket.

By: VAN ZANTWIJK, Rudolph. LEON-PORTILLA, Miguel, foreword. Civilization of the American Indian seres, 167.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1985, ISBN:0806116773:

Seller ID: 114666


VAN ZANTWIJK, Rudolph. The Aztec Arrangement : The Social History of Pre-Spanish Mexico. Foreword by Miguel Leon-Portilla. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, (1985). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xxv,(3),3-345,(5). Illustrated, with maps. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettered black title block to spine, in full green jacket. Civilization of the American Indian series, number 167. "In a major departure from the usual approaches to pre-Conquest Aztec culture, Rudolph van Zantwijk offers here a new interpretation of the origins and development of Aztec society. The Aztecs are usually viewed a... View more info

Barragan : The Complete Works. Revised Edition, First Printing in dustjacket.

By: WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd). BARRAGAN, Luis TOCA, Antonio SIZA, Alvaro

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press, New York, 2003, ISBN:1568983220:

Seller ID: 105051


RISPA, Paul, (ed.). Barragan : The Complete Works. (New York) : Princeton Architectural Press, (2003). First Printing. Pp [1]-232. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white paper covered boards, blue and grey lettering to spine. “Mexican architect Luis Barragan (1902-88) was one of the twentieth century'smost creative designers and one of its best-known architects. Winner of, a mong other awards, the Pritzker Prize in 1980 and the Premo America in 1987, he achieved international renown for his remarkable personal artistic vision. This revised edition of Barragan : The Complete Works covers his com... View more info

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Beer Bandit Caper : The Mounties, Their Man, and Mexico's Missing Moosehead. First Edition

By: SAWLER, Harvey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2005, ISBN:1551095467: 2005

Seller ID: 67768

ISBN: 1551095467


SAWLER, Harvey. The Beer Bandit Caper : The Mounties, Their Man, and Mexico's Missing Moosehead. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2005). First Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-120, + 8-page central section of illustrations. 8vo (152 x 229 mm), illustrated white and green card covers, white spine with red lettering. Harvey Sawler (b. 1954, Hamilton, Ontario). He was living in Fredericton at the time of publication. "Suffering the effects of too much partying and too little sleep, and with his personal life in shambles, Wade Haines set out to haul fifty thousand cans o... View more info

Beothucks and Other Primitive Peoples of Newfoundland : A Review

By: WHITBY, Barbara Anthropological Journal of Canada, 5:4) LEE, Thomas E., ed. RUSSELL, George E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Anthropological Association of Canada, Ottawa, 1967,:

Seller ID: 77404


WHITBY, Barbara. "The Beothucks and Other Primitive Peoples of Newfoundland: A Review" . An article in the Anthropological Journal of Canada : Quarte rly Bulletin of the Anthropological Association of Canada, volume 5, number4, 1967, pp. 2-19. Journal edited by Thomas E. Lee. Ottawa: Anthropologica l Association of Canada, 1967. Pp. [1]-32. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled cream card covers. Also includes: Robert Heine-Geldern's "A Roman Find From Pre-Columbian Mexico"; George E. Russell's "Projectile Point Sequences in the Southeast"; M.D.W. Jeffreys's "Funera... View more info

Best Canadian Stories 88

By: HELWIG, David and Maggie HELWIG, eds. SHIELDS, Carol MISTRY, Rohinton FINDLEY, Timothy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, 1988, ISBN:0887507255:

Seller ID: 96766


HELWIG, David and Maggie HELWIG, eds. Best Canadian Stories 88 . Edited by David Helwig & Maggie Helwig. [N.pl.]: (Oberon Press, 1988). Pp. (6),7-214,(2). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. "If the short story is alive and well in Canada today that could be because the Oberon annual, now in its eighteenth year, has provided a home for the growing number of writers who seein the story an appropriate form for this particular time and place. Once again we have the work of some relative newcomers (Genni Gunn, Susan Swan) as well as that of some old hands (Jane Rule, Joyce Marshall).And Timoth... View more info

Bibliography of the Catalogs, Lists, Faunal and Other Papers on the Butterflies of North America north of Mexico. pbk.

By: FIELD, William D., Cyril F. DOS PASSOS, and John H. MASTERS DOS PASSOS, Cyril F. MASTERS, John H. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, number 157)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, 1974,:

Seller ID: 72938


FIELD, William D., Cyril F. DOS PASSOS, and John H. MASTERS. A Bibliographyof the Catalogs, Lists, Faunal and Other Papers on the Butterflies of Nort h America north of Mexico . Arranged by State and Province (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera). WashingtoN: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974. Pp. (2),1-104,(2). Double column. Large 8vo, printed pale blue card covers. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, publication number 157. Spine browned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Bird's-Eye View of the Pueblos. 1st ed in dj

By: STUBBS, Stanley A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, 1950,:

Seller ID: 57558


STUBBS, Stanley A. Bird's-Eye View of the Pueblos. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, (1950). Pp. 122. First Edition. Illustrated with 25 plates, being aerial photographs of various Indian villages in New Mexico and Arizona, with corresponding scale drawings opposite, for building identification purposes. 8vo, red cloth, silver titles to spin Bumping to spine ends and corners, faint sunning to the front cloth, gift inscription to the front paste-down, else vg in worn dj (tears and creasing to the front panel, spine sunned). 50.00 View more info

Birds of Pine-Oak Woodland in Southern Arizona and Adjacent Mexico.

By: MARSHALL, Joe T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cooper Ornithological Society, Berkeley, 1957,:

Seller ID: 79981


MARSHALL, Joe T. Birds of Pine-Oak Woodland in Southern Arizona and Adjacent Mexico. Cooper Ornithological Society , Pacific Coast Avifauna, Number 32. Berkeley : Published by the Society, March 15, 1957. First Edition. Pp [1]-125,(3),+ coloured frontis. + 1 coloured plate. Text Illustrations. Map. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Birds of Western and Northwestern Mexico

By: LAWRENCE, George N. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History, 2:3, no. 2)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston Society of Natural History, Boston, 1874,:

Seller ID: 71974


LAWRENCE, George N. Birds of Western and Northwestern Mexico . Based upon collections made by Col. A.J. Grayson, Cap J. Xantus, and Ferd. Bischoff. Boston: Boston Society of Natural history, 1874. Pp. [265]-319,(1). 4to, printed grey wraps. Part IX from the Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History, Volume II, Part III, Number II. Covers and head of spine chipped and creased, some edge browning, else vg. Largely uncut. 30.00 View more info

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Blood of Kings : Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art.. in dj

By: SCHELE, Linda and Mary Ellen MILLER KERR, Justin, photo. MILLER, Mary Ellen

Price: $60.00

Publisher: George Braziller, Inc., New York, 1986,:

Seller ID: 31733


SCHELE, Linda and Mary Ellen MILLER. The Blood of Kings : Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art. Photographs by Justin Kerr. New York: George Braziller, Inc., in association with the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, (September 1986).Reprinted with corrections. Pp 335. Illustrated. 4to, maroon cloth. Vg-fin e in dj. 60.00 View more info

Blood Ties and other stories. First Edition

By: MATHEWS, Robin SELLWOOD, Jane (ed.)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Steel Rail Publishing, Ottawa, 1984, ISBN:0887910300:

Seller ID: 100976


MATHEWS, Robin. Blood Ties and other stories. Edited and selected by Jane Sellwod. Ottawa : Steel Rail Publishing, (1984). First Edition. Pp (3),4-173,(3). 8vo, illustrated red card covers. "Blood Ties is a first collection of stories by Robin Matthews [b November 1, 1931, Smithers, British Columbia], poet, playwright and professor. In Matthew's fiction Ottawa comes alive;these compassionate stories confront lover or the death of love, sexual un certainty and family ties." (from the back cover). Contents : Blood Ties; His Own Son; The Beginning of Wisdom; The Achiever; The End of Trage... View more info

Boreal Ties : Photographs and Two Diaries of the 1901 Peary Relief Expedition

By: GILLIS, Kim Fairley, and Silas Hibbard AYER III (eds.).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 2002, ISBN:0826328105:

Seller ID: 91116


GILLIS, Kim Fairley, and Silas Hibbard AYER III (eds.). Boreal Ties : Photographs and Two Diaries of the 1901 Peary Relief Expedition. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, (2002). First Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(3),[1]-232. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. Oblong 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introduction; The Peary Arctic Club; Photographic Equipment; Photographic Style; Perspectives on Race; The Erik Locates the Windward; Hunting in 1901; Dr. Thomas Dedrick; Diaries; Wyckoff after 1901; Bement after 1901; Conclusion. Very good in dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Brave His Soul : The Story of Prince Madog of Wales and His Discovery of America in 1170

By: PUGH, Ellen

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1970, ISBN:0396061907:

Seller ID: 103575


PUGH, Ellen. Brave His Soul : The Story of Prince Madog of Wales and His Discovery of America in 1170. By Ellen Puch, with the assistance of David B. Pugh. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1970. First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xiv,(2),1-144. 8vo, blue cloth, silver & purple lettering to spine. "More than three centuries before Christopher Columbus arrived in the New World, an obscure Welsh prince is believed to have landed in Mobile Bay. The most compelling evidence lies in the frequent reports of English and French explorers of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, saying that they met Indians... View more info

Brief History of Neoliberalism. First Printing in dustjacket

By: HARVEY, David

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2005, ISBN:0199283265:

Seller ID: 106414


HARVEY, David. A Brief History of Neoliberalism. (Oxford) : Oxford University Press, (2005). First Printing. Pp (5),vi-vii,(1),1-247,(1). Figures. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Neoliberalism—the doctrine that market exchange is an ethic in itself, capable of acting as a guide for all human action—has become dominant in both thought and practice throughout much of the world since 1970 or so. Its spread has depended upon a reconstitution of state powers such that privatization, finance, and market processes are emphasized. State interventions in the economy are... View more info

Building Diplomacy : The Architecture of American Embassies. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LUI, Elizabeth Gill KAITA, Keya

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Four Stops Press, Los Angeles, California, 2004, ISBN:0801443261:

Seller ID: 115133


LUI, Elizabeth Gill. Building Diplomacy : The Architecture of American Embassies. Keya Kaita, Cultural Montages. Essay by Jane C. Loeffler; Kevin Spence, project coordinator. Los Angeles, California : "Distributed by Cornell University Press in association with Four Stops Press", (2004). First Edition. Pp (14),15-267,(5). Folio, grey cloth, with silver lettering to front and spine. With map end-papers. "An ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy book." Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training. Elizabeth GillLui (b. 1955). Keya Kaita (b. 1976). Embassy architecture and design ... View more info

Bulletin of the Opposition. Four Volumes [in Russian]. in dustjackets

By: TROTSKY, Leon, (ed.).

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Monad Press, New York, 1973,:

Seller ID: 113356


TROTSKY, Leon, (ed.). Bulletin of the Opposition. Four Volumes [in Russian]. New York : Monad Press, (1973). Distributed by Pathfinder Press, New York. Pp 564; 496; 410; 434. Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, black lettering tospine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CAN ADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Covers of Volume I a tad splayed, else very good in spine-browned dustjackets. The set for 500.00 "Monad Press is making available for the first time in book form a complete set of the Russian-language journal, the Bulletin of the Opposition, edited by Leon Trotsky from hi... View more info

Campeche en Flor. First edition in dustjacket

By: NIEMBRO-ROCAS, Anibal

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Universidad Autonoma de Campeche, Campeche, Mexico, 1993, ISBN:9686585133:

Seller ID: 99128


NIEMBRO-ROCAS, Anibal. Campeche en Flor. Campeche, Mexico : (Universidad Autonoma de Campeche), 1993. First Edition. Pp (14),1-225,(1). Illustrated with Colour Photographs. Index. 4to, blindstamped blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A beautifully illustrated book on the flowers of Campeche, Mexico. Contents : Próiogo; Introducción; Plan de la obra; Las flores campechanas; Flores blancas y crema; Flores verdes; Flores amarillas; Flores anaranjadas; Flores rojas; Flores rosa; Flores magenta; Flores púrpura; Flores azules; Bibliografía; Apéndice; Indice por nombres botánicos; Indice por n... View more info

Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited

By: Allied Countries - WW2).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, 1943,:

Seller ID: 80276


(Allied Countries - WW2). Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited. N.pl.: (Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited , 1943). Pp 1-20. Illustrated. 8vo, blue stapled card covers. “Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, an all-Canadian Company, is happy to pres ent this booklet to our customers and friends as a tribute to the United Nations.” - from page one. This booklet has information on the allied countries participating in World War Two, including a brief summary of each country along with a picture of its flag and leader(s). The countries covere... View more info

Canada's International Equestrians. double signed

By: MAY, Zita Barbara KETTLEWELL, C. William

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Burns & MacEachern Limited , Toronto, 1975, ISBN:0887680682:

Seller ID: 102845


MAY, Zita Barbara. Canada's International Equestrians. Toronto : Burns & MacEachern Limited , (91975). Limited Edition. Pp (7),6-219,(1). Illustrated.Index. Oblong 8vo, maroon leatherette, gilt horse and rider to front board , gilt lettering to spine. Graphic Design and Illustrations by C. William Kettlewell. Contents : Acknowledgements (by Z. B. May). Foreword (by Brigadier-General W. D. Whitaker). 1. The Start of It All. 2. Canada Goes to Olympia. 3. The Army Teams. 4. The Rules Revolution. 5. The President of Mexico's Trophy. 6. The Men Behind Evening and Show Jumping. 7. The Cross-Country ... View more info

Canada's Pulp & Paper Industry. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 19, No. 5, November, 1939

By: STEPHENSON, J. Newell. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 19, No. 5 LLOYD, Trevor GALLOP, Rodney

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1939,:

Seller ID: 91800


STEPHENSON, J. Newell. "Canada's Pulp & Paper Industry." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. XIX, No. 5, November, 1939, pp 268-288. Ottawa : Canadian Geographical Society, 1939. Pp [i]-vi,[267]-316,vii-xiv. Illustrated. Map. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated red-trimmed stapled wrappers. Also includes Trevor Lloyd's “Wild Rice in Canada” (pp 289-300); J.F.C. Wright's “The Dukhobors (pp 301-306); Rodney Gallop's “Indian Life in Mexico” (pp 307-314)' W.L. Wheeler's “Apple Marketing : Radio Talk” (pp 315-316). Cover photo of logs going through a gap on the... View more info