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Cruising the Pacific Coast, Acapulco to Skagway. Third Edition in dustjacket.

By: WEST, Jack and Carolyn WEST

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sea Publications, Inc., Newport Beach, Ca., 1974, ISBN:0884030075:

Seller ID: 73502


WEST, Jack and Carolyn WEST. Cruising the Pacific Coast, Acapulco to Skagway. Third Edition. (Newport Beach, California) : Sea Publications, Inc., (May 1974). Pp (10),11-352. Maps and photos in the text. 8vo, blue boards, dark blue lettering to spine. Toy 2958. "In this new edition, not only has theprevious material been extensively revised and brought up-to-date, but the book's coverage has been expanded as well. Cruising now covers the mainlan d coast of Mexico from Acapulco to Tiburon Island, plus the Pacific side ofVancouver Island, and those Alaskan cruising areas beyond Juneau - to G... View more info

Cult of the Feline : A Conference in Pre-Columbian Iconography : October 31st and November 1st 1970

By: BENSON, Elizabeth P., ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, 1972,:

Seller ID: 103356


BENSON, Elizabeth P., (ed.). The Cult of the Feline : A Conference in Pre-Columbian Iconography : October 31st and November 1st 1970. Edited by Elizabeth P. Benson. Washington: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections,Trustees for Harvard University, 1972. Pp. (6),vii-vii,(3),1-166, includin g colour frontispiece. Illustrated in black and white. Double column. Large8vo, yellow cloth with black lettering to spine. Contents: Michael D. Coe' s "Olmec Jaguars and Olmec Kings"; George Kubler's "Jaguars in the Valley of Mexico"; Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff's "The Feline Moti... View more info

Culture. Vol. 16, No. 1 1996

By: JOURDAN, Christine, and Bruce MILLER, (eds.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Anthropology Society, 1996,:

Seller ID: 106840


JOURDAN, Christine, and Bruce MILLER (eds.). Culture. Vol. XVI, No. 1, 1996. N.pl.: Canadian Anthroplogy Society, 1996. Pp (4),5-129,(7). Illustrated.Double Column. 4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Cult ure is the official publication of the Canadian Anthropology Society. Contents : Nous sommes tous Ego / The King and You (by Bernard Arcand); Maya Ruins, Cultural Tourism and the Contested Symbolism of Collective Identities (by Adolf W. Ehrentraut); Polygamie à la française ou l'occident exotisé (par Dominique Legros); Contesting Ideologies of of Natural Resource Develo... View more info

Curing Berry, The. First Printing.

By: WARD, Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Williams-Wallace Pub., Toronto, 1983, ISBN:0887950175:

Seller ID: 3108


WARD, Frederick. The Curing Berry. Toronto: Williams-Wallace Pub., 1983. First Printing. Pp (6),1-66. 8vo, illustrated pink card covers with black lettering to front and spine. "Frederick Ward / works have been called literary music. He writes with unusual sensitivity and skill by orchestrating poems, letters and experiences into pure art. A Halifax resident, he is the author of 'Riverlisp', 'Nobody Called Me Mine' and 'A Room Full of Balloons'. He was the script writer for the film 'Fields of Endless Days' and 'Africville'. He was the only Canadian poet to be invited to the prestigious Bi... View more info

Dances of Anahuac : The Choreography and Music of Precortesian Dances. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: KURATH, Gertrude Prokosch. MARTI, Samuel. Viking Fund Publications in Anthropology, 38.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Aldine Publishing Company, Chicago, 1964,:

Seller ID: 108128


KURATH, Gertrude Prokosch and Samuel MARTI. Dances of Anahuac : The Choreography and Music of Precortesian Dances. Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company,(1964). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xix,(1),[1]-251,(1). Illustrated in bl ack and white. Large 8vo, off-white cloth with black and gilt decoration tofront board, black lettering to spine. Viking Fund Publications in Anthrop ology, Number 38. Editor: Sol Tax. "The highly-civilized Maya and Aztec cultures possessed an enormous pantheon of gods -- all demanding ceremonial music, dances and offerings. Their ritual was the product of an agrarian ... View more info

Dangerous Beginnings. First Edition, Signed

By: MORRISON, Barbara McKinley

Price: $12.00

Publisher: iUniverse, Bloomington, IN, 2014, ISBN:9781491740514:

Seller ID: 114888


MORRISON, Barbara McKinley. Dangerous Beginnings. (Bloomington, Indiana) : iUniverse, (2104). First Printing. Pp. (4),v,(3),1-102,(4). 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, red and whitle lettering to spine. Barbara McKinley Morrison (b. Woodstock, New Brunswick, Canada) presently of Bucerias, Mexico. "Susan O'Brien Shaw is a lonely widow in need of a change. After a three year absence, she decides to leave Canada and return to the small Mexican town of Bucerias to rekindle some happy memories. As always, she takes her dog, Princess, with her. However, things in Buceriasare not entirely as Su... View more info

David Seymour - Chim 1911-1956.

By: SEYMOUR, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grossman Publishers, New York, 1974,:

Seller ID: 82337


(SEYMOUR, David). David Seymour - “Chim” 1911-1956. ICF Library of Photographers. New York : Grossman Publishers, 1974. Pp [1]-95,(1). Illustrated in black-and-white. Square 8vo, illustrated white card covers. “The ICP Library of Photographers is published in collaboration with the International Fund for Concerned Photography Inc., under the general direction of its Executive Director, Cornell Capa. Each monograph in the series contains a generous and representative selection of work by a photographer who uses his camera as a tool of social conscience, and whose aesthetic vision is fused... View more info

Derecho del Mar : Una visión latinoamericana. Tercera Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas

By: VARGAS, Jorge A. and Edmundo Vargas CARREÑO, (eds.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Editorial Herrero, México, 1976, ISBN:9684202547:

Seller ID: 105335


VARGAS, Jorge A. and Edmundo Vargas CARREÑO, (eds.). Derecho del Mar : Una visión latinoamericana. México : Editorial Jus, (Abril 1976). Primera edición. Pp (4),5-337,(7) + 2 folding tables. 8vo, white illustrated cardscovers, black lettering to front & spine. Title-page is headed Tercera Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas. Papadakis and Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography: Supplement 9766. Contents : 1. Kenneth O. Rattray (Jamaica) - La Tercera Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Derecho del Mar. 2. Reynaldo Galindo Pohl (El Salvador) - Contri... View more info

Derecho Maritimo.

By: AHUMADA, Raúl Cervantes

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Editorial Herrero, México, 1984, ISBN:9684202547:

Seller ID: 103560


AHUMADA, Raúl Cervantes. Derecho Maritimo. México : Editorial Herrero, (1984). Primera edición reformada [Second Edition] Pp.(2),[iii]- xxx, (2),[1]-1006,(1, errata),(1) + folding forms. Tables, diagrams in text. Thick 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Functionally the second editionas the 1970 first was only 774 pages. See Papadakis and Glassner, Internat ional Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography: Supplement 410 forthe first edition. Raúl Cervantes Ahumada. (b. June 24, 1912, El Amole, Si naloa - d. April 4, 1997, México City) prominent Mexican jurist, educa... View more info

Derecho Oceánico : Cultura jurídica naval - Derecho marítimo mercantil - Derecho naval militar

By: SOLIS GUILLÉN, Eduardo

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Porrúa, Mexico, 1987, ISBN:9684522428:

Seller ID: 105112


SOLÍS GUILLÉN, Eduardo. Derecho Oceánico : Cultura jurídica naval - Derechomarítimo mercantil - Derecho naval militar. Ciudad de México : Editorial P orrúa, 1987. First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xii,(2),3-276,(4). 8vo, white cardcovers. Limited, Numbered Edition of 1000 copies, this being No.969. Contents : Primera Parte - Algo de Culltura Naval. 1. Derecho Maritimo. 2. Carabelas. 3. Nombrs mas usuales de las unidades a flote. 4. Se sugiere el empleo delas palabras buque, barco y embarcacion en la Marina Merante y de Guerra. 5. Desplazamiento, tonelaje de arquero y tonelaje de carga. 6. Medida... View more info

Developing Countries in World Trade : Policies and Bargaining Strategies

By: TUSSIE, Diana and David GLOVER (edited by) GLOVER, David (ed.) WATSON, Ann

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers / International Development Research Centre, Boulder, CO and Ottawa, 1993, ISBN:1555873847:

Seller ID: 64775


TUSSIE, Diana and David GLOVER (edited by). The Developing Countries in World Trade : Policies and Bargaining Strategies ; edited by Diana Tussie and David Glover. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers and Ottawa: International Development Research Centre, (1993). Pp. (i)-xi,[1],1-267,[1]. 8vo, green cloth with cream lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Alejandro Jara's "Bargaining Strategies of Developing Countries in the Uruguay Round", 2. Stephany Griffith-Jones's "Economic Integration in Europe: Implications for Developing Countries", 3. Ann Weston's "Canada and t... View more info

Diana.: The Goddess Who Hunts Alone. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FUENTES, Carlos MacADAM, Alfred, trans.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1995,:

Seller ID: 24341


FUENTES, Carlos. Diana : The Goddess Who Hunts Alone. Translated from the Spanish by Alfred MacAdam. N.Y.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1995). First US Printing. Pp 217. First published in Spanish under the title Diana o la cazadora solitaria . Carlos Fuentes Macías (b. November 11, 1928, Panama City -d. May 15, 2012, Mexico City) Mexican novelist. "An extraordinary explorat ion of love, lust, betrayal, and humiliation, Diana is also a powerfully affecting novel about a vital moment in the narrator's life and in the chronicle of our times." Fine in price-clipped dustjacket. 16.00 View more info

Diccionario de Etimologias Toponimicas Mayas. Segunda Edicion

By: CRUZ, Pacheco SANTAMARIA, Francisco J., preface

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Merida / Yucatan / Mejico, 1959,:

Seller ID: 102095


CRUZ, Pacheco. Diccionario de Etimologias Toponimicas Mayas. Con sugestivo prologo del senior licenciado don Francisco J. Santamaria. (Conjunto de apreciaciones). Segunda Edicion. Ciudadosamente corregida i ampliamenteaumentada. Contiene mas de 600 nombres, de ciudades, poblaciones, rancherias, parajes, viviendas, cenotes, runas i grutas famosas. Merida / Yucatan / Mejico : 1959. Pp (8),vi-xx,[1]-392,(2). 8vo, colour illustrated tan card cvers, blue lettering to spine. Text in Spanish. Spine browned, name expunged from front cover with white-out, else very good. Mostly unopened. 90.00 View more info

Diné : A History of the Navajos. First Edition in dustjacket

By: IVERSON, Peter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM, 2002, ISBN:0826327141:

Seller ID: 114572


IVERSON, Peter. Diné : A History of the Navajos. Featuring photographs by Monty Roessel. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, (2002). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xiii,(1),1-366 + 32 pages of excellent colour photos by Roessel. With many b&w photos in the text. 8vo, black paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "This comprehensive narrative traces the history ofthe Navajos from their origins to the beginning of the twenty-first centur y. Based on extensive archival research, traditional accounts, interviews, historic and contemporary photographs, and firsthand observation, it p... View more info

Disciple Down Under : A South Pacific Journey. First Edition in dustjacket.signed

By: LEE, Allan W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Exposition Press, New York, 1971, ISBN:0682474142:

Seller ID: 105982


LEE, Allan W. Disciple Down Under : A South Pacific Journey. New York : Exposition Press, (1971). First Edition. Pp (14),[17]-81,(1). 8vo, tan cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. "Whenever the Reverend Dr. Allan W. Lee travels - his ministerial work often takes him to distant places - the interests of literature and humanity benefit alike. An insightful observer of his fellowman and his environment Dr. Lee returns from his journneys to share his enriching experiences with readers everywhere. Two summers in Mexico with the Mexican Bible Society, for instance, resulted in the boo... View more info

Distance Lends Enchantment .

By: DOUGLAS, F. Mildred.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Giles Publishing, Lachute, Quebec, 1977,:

Seller ID: 93000


DOUGLAS, F. Mildred. “Distance Lends Enchantment ...” (Lachute, Quebec : Giles Publishing Inc., 1977). Pp [1]-246,(2), frontis. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth, lettered and illustrated in white to front board, lettered in white to spine, with illustrated endpapers. A woman's description of her travels to Mexico and Central America in the 1940s. Very good in glassine dustwrapper. 25.00 View more info

Distribucion municipal de los hablantes de lenguas indigenas en la Republica Mexicana

By: FLORES, Anselmo Marino

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Instituto Nacaional de Anthropologia e Historia, Mexico, 1963,:

Seller ID: 108324


FLORES, Anselmo Marino. Distribucion municipal de los hablantes de lenguas indigenas en la Republica Mexicana. Mexico : Instituto Nacaional de Anthropologia e Historia, 1963. Pp (4),5-70,(8),+ 20 folding maps. 8vo, cream cardcovers, lettered in black and maroon. Text in Spanish. Name expunged with white-out, spine and margins browned, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Distribution and Significance of Ball Courts in the Southwest

By: CHARD, Chester S. Papers of the Excavators' Club. Vol. 1, No. 2 BREW, J. O., intro.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Excavators' Club, Cambridge, Mass., 1940,:

Seller ID: 102536


CHARD, Chester S. Distribution and Significance of Ball Courts in the Southwest. With an Introduction by J.O. Brew. Papers of the Excavators' Club. Vol. 1, No. 2. Cambridge, Mass.: The Excavators' Club, 1940. Pp (2),[3]-18,(2). 8vo, orange stapled card covers, black lettering to front cover. "Probably the most revolutionary discovery of the past few years in the field of Southwestern Archaeology has been the recognition of the existence of ball courts (in the Middle American sense of the term) in the Southwest. This recognition "has injected new angles into Mexican and Southwestern arc... View more info

Duration and Intensity as Measures of Turnerian Anti-Structure in Three North American Societies.

By: DALE, Jutta.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1980,: 1980

Seller ID: 80974


DALE, Jutta. Duration and Intensity as Measures of Turnerian Anti-Structure in Three North American Societies. Honours Thesis Submitted as a Partial Requirement for the B.A. Honours in Anthropology, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, March 10, 1980. Pp [i]-vii,1-113 leaves typed one side only. Maps, figures, tables in text. 4to, black VeloBinding. Abstract : The North American societies of the Navajo, Tewa and Aztec are examined for the applicability of Victor Turner's concepts of structure and anti-structure. The latter is believed to be apparent in ritual. It has been found... View more info

Eagle's Gift. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CASTANEDA, Carlos

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster, New York, 1981, ISBN:0671230875:

Seller ID: 116028


CASTANEDA, Carlos. The Eagle's Gift. New York : Simon and Schuster, (1981).First Printing. Pp (4),5-316,(4). 8vo, dark blue cloth spine, blue paper-c overed boards, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Carlos Castaneda (b. December 25, 1925, Cajamarca, Peru – d. April 27, 1998, Los Angeles) . "The Eagle's Gift is Carlos Castaneda's most powerful, disturbing and luminous work to date. In this haunting and deeply personal book, Carlos Castanedatakes the reader into the very heart of sorcery, challenging both imaginat ion and reason, shaking the very foundations of our belief in what is... View more info