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Gringos No...Gringas Si : Ritual Expressions of Mexican Trucking

By: JAQUITH, James R. Museum of Anthropology Miscellaneous Series No. 35

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Northern Colorado, 1974,:

Seller ID: 53858


JAQUITH, James R. Gringos No...Gringas Si : Ritual Expressions of Mexican Trucking. N.pl.: University of Northern Colorado, November 1974. [40] leaves, printed on one side only. 4to, orange printed paper covers. Museum of Anthropology Miscellaneous Series No. 35. Very good. 30.00 View more info

Guide to Manuscripts Relating to the American Indian in the Library of the American Philosophical Society

By: FREEMAN, John E Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society Vol. 65 SMITH, Murphy D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1966,:

Seller ID: 102418


FREEMAN, John E. (compiler). A Guide to Manuscripts Relating to the American Indian in the Library of the American Philosophical Society. Murphy D. Smith, Editorial Consultant. Philadelphia : The American Philosophical Society, 1966. Pp (4),v-x,(2),1-491,(1). Index. Double Column. Large 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "The large and important collection of manuscript materials relating to the American Indian. in the Library of the American Philosophical Society, stems from the interest of Thomas Jefferson, President of the Society, 1797-1814, in the customs of Indian tribes and ... View more info

Hell on Horses and Women. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MARRIOTT, Alice LEFRANC, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1953,:

Seller ID: 103933


MARRIOTT, Alice. Hell on Horses and Women. With drawings by Margaret Lefranc. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, (1953). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii,(4),3-290,(4). 8vo, pale green cloth, gren lettering to spine, top edge dyed green. Adams, The Rampaging Herd : A Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets on Men and Events in the Cattle Industry 1443. "The cow business is adamn fine business for men and mules, but it's Hell on Horses and Women. S o goes an axiom of the cattle country. [...] For more than eighteen montns Alice Marriott traveled the cattle country - from Wyoming to Florida - ... View more info

Higher Education in Mexico: History, Growth, and Problems. First Edition in dustjacket

By: OSBORN, Thomas Noel, II

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Texas Western Press, El Paso, Texas, 1976, ISBN:0874040531:

Seller ID: 2968


OSBORN, Thomas Noel, II. Higher Education in Mexico : History, Growth, and Problems in a Dichotomized Industry. El Paso, Texas: Texas Western Press, 1976. First Edition. Pp xv,150. 8vo, 1/2 red cloth with green cloth covered boards. Volume 1 of Inter-American studies. Very good in dustjacket. 35.00 View more info

Historical Archaeology : Journal of the Socety for Historical Archaeology,Volume 42, Number 4

By: JOSEPH, J. W., (ed.) `

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Societ for Historical Archaeology, 2008,:

Seller ID: 113560


JOSEPH, J. W., (ed.). Historical Archaeology : Journal of the Socety for Historical Archaeology, Volume 42, Number 4. N.pl. : Society for Historical Archaeology, 2008. Pp (4),1-179,(9). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : To Project an Order: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Spatial Construction in the Spanish Colony of Floridablanca (Patagonia, Eighteenth Century) (by Silvana Buscaglia, Marja Ximena Senatore, Eugenia Lascano, Victoria Bongiovanni, Matias de la Vega, and Ana Osella); The Market for Meat in Colonial Cuenca: A Seve... 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

History of the Conquest of Mexico, with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the Life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortés. In Three Volumes.

By: PRESCOTT, William H.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Harper and Brothers, New York , 1844,:

Seller ID: 85207


PRESCOTT, William H. History of the Conquest of Mexico, with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the Life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortés. In Three Volumes. New York : Harper and Brothers, M DCCC XLVand M DCCC XLIV [1845 & 1844]. Pp [i]-xxxiv,[1]-488,(2),frontis portrait ( of Cortés) + double-page map; [i]-xviii,[1]-480,(2),frontis portrait (of Montezuma II) + double-page map; [i]-[xvii],(1),[1]-524,(2),frontis portrait (of Cortés) + plate (facsimile of Cortés signature). Index. 8vo, brown halfcalf, marbled paper covered boards, all edges mottled red, endpapers ma... View more info

History of US Armed Interventions. Vol. I. US Aggression Against Soviet Russia, and Countries of Asia and the Middle East. Vol. II. US Imperialist Aggression in Latin America

By: KOCHIN, A., and A. SINELNIKOV (eds.) SINELNIKOV, A. Problems of the Contemporary World (Nos. 91 anmd 92)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: "Social Sciences Today" Editorial Board, USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 1980,:

Seller ID: 114694


KOCHIN, A., and A. SINELNIKOV (eds.). A History of US Armed Interventions. Vol. I. US Aggression Against Soviet Russia, and Countries of Asia and the Middle East. Vol. II. US Imperialist Aggression in Latin America. Moscow : "Social Sciences Today" Editorial Board, USSR Academy of Sciences, 1980-1981. Pp (4),5-[220]; (4),5-[208]. 8vo, white and blue card covers, lettered in black and white. Problems of the Contemporary World (Nos. 91 anmd 92). Contents : Vol. I. Foreword (by I. Grigulevich); Expansionism—a Weapon of US Imperialism (by E. Ivanyan, and G, Trofimenko); The United States... View more info

House Divided? : Anthropological Studies of Factionalism

By: SILVERMAN, M. Nfld Social and Economic Papers 09 PAINE, Robert SALISBURY, R.F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, 1977, ISBN:0919666132:

Seller ID: 3691


SILVERMAN, M. and R.F. SALISBURY, (eds.). A House Divided? : Anthropological Studies of Factionalism. Social and Economic Papers No.9. (St. John's) : Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, (1977). pp (6),[1]-245,(2). Diagrams, tables. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. Marilyn Silverman (b. 1945) Richard Frank Salisbury, RSC (b. December 8, 1926, Chelsea, London - d. June 17, 1989, Montreal)pioneer in development anthropology. No local content but included here fo r its Newfoundland imprint. Contents: 1. R.F. Salisbury and Marilyn Silverm... View more info

Humberto Ramos Toxic Waste Sketchbook. Hardcover, Signed.

By: RAMOS, Humberto.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Brandstudio Press, New York, 2007, ISBN:9781934623015:

Seller ID: 111915


RAMOS, Humberto. Humberto Ramos Toxic Waste Sketchbook. (New York: Brandstudio Press, July 2007). First Printing. Pp. (48). Unpaginated. Illustrated in colour. 4to, illustrated glossy paper covered boards, yellow and black spine, white lettered grey title blocks to spine. A collection of the renowned Mexican comic book penciller's sketchbooks, bringing together "drawn stuff that never got to see the daylight [...], projects gathering dust on [the] drawing table, [...yet] images [...] to be seen by the people who [they] were created for... you." - from the introduction. Ramos (b. Novemb... View more info

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Hummingbird's Daughter. proof

By: URREA, Luis Alberto

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, 2005,:

Seller ID: 64694


URREA, Luis Alberto. The Hummingbird's Daughter. NY: Little, Brown and Company, (2005). Advanced Reading Copy. Pp. 499. 8vo, red and white ill. card covers. A novel which tells the story of a young girl in Mexico and her coming to terms with her destiny. Vg. 50.00 View more info

Hurrah for the Life of the Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. Cheaper Edition

By: KENNEDY, W.R., Vice-Admiral. KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir

Price: $125.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1901,:

Seller ID: 103631


KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir, K.C.B. Hurrah for the Life of a Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. Edinburgh and London : William Blackwoodand Sons, 1901. Pp (4), [v]-xiv, [1]-356,[1]-32(publisher's catalogue) + p ortrait frontispiece + 22 plates. Some illustrations in the text. 8vo (5.5 by 7.75 inches), blue cloth, black decoration of H.M.S. Rodney heading right on front board, gilt lettering to spine. O'Dea 1253. Newfoundland : 208-220 of Chapter XIV "The Druid". There are remarks on the fisheries, hunting,the magisterial duties of naval captains in Newfoundland waters (&#... View more info

Hurrah for the Life of the Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. FirstEdition, Signed

By: KENNEDY, W.R., Vice-Admiral. KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir

Price: $350.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1900,:

Seller ID: 103402


KENNEDY, William, Vice-Admiral Sir, K.C.B. Hurrah for the Life of a Sailor ! : Fifty Years in the Royal Navy. Edinburgh and London : William Blackwoodand Sons, 1900. Pp (6), [v]-xiv, [1]-356, + portrait frontispiece + 22 pla tes. Some illustrations in the text. 8vo (5.5 by 8.0 inches), navy blue cloth, gilt decoration of H.M.S. Rodney heading leftr on front board, gilt lettering to spine. O'Dea 1253. Newfoundland : 208-220 of Chapter XIV "The Druid". There are remarks on the fisheries, hunting, the magisterial duties ofnaval captains in Newfoundland waters ("the sailor as J.P."... View more info

I Chol Kin

By: ARAUJO, Rolando, Miguel RODRIGUEZ, y Hugo SOLIS Ediciones de la Universidad de Yucatan, Serie Origo) RODRIGUEZ, Mugel SOLIS, Hugo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Universidad de Yucatan, Merida, 1965,:

Seller ID: 74454


ARAUJO, Rolando, Miguel RODRIGUEZ, y Hugo SOLIS. I Chol Kin . Prologo por Jose Solis Lugo. Perspectivas por Wolfgang Cordan. Merida : Universidad de Yucatan, 1965. Pp. (2),[1]-119,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with french flaps. Ediciones de la Universidad de Yucatan, Serie Origo. Text in Spanish. Covers lightly rubbed, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Ice Cod Bell or Stone: A Collection of New Poems. First Edition, Hardback in dustjacket

By: BIRNEY, Earle

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1962,:

Seller ID: 100820


BIRNEY, Earle. Ice Cod Bell or Stone : A Collection of New Poems. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1962). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii, (2),11-62,(2). Large 8vo, white decorated cloth, blank spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 1605. "The first selection of new poems by Earle Birney in book form in ten years." - from the dj. "The Bear on the Delhi Road", "Captain Cook" [pp.12-13], "El Greco: Espolio", "Aluroid", "Tavern by the Hellespont", "VitusBering", "Can. Lit.", "Mammorial Stunzas for Aimee Simple McFarcin", "Appe... View more info

Ice Cod Bell or Stone: A Collection of New Poems. First Edition, Hardback.

By: BIRNEY, Earle

Price: $16.50

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1962,:

Seller ID: 97006


BIRNEY, Earle. Ice Cod Bell or Stone : A Collection of New Poems. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1962). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii, (2),11-62,(2). Large 8vo, white decorated cloth, blank spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 1605. "The first selection of new poems by Earle Birney in book form in ten years." - from the dj [not with this copy]. "The Bear on the Delhi Road", "Captain Cook" [pp.12-13], "El Greco: Espolio", "Aluroid", "Tavern by the Hellespont", "Vitus Bering", "Can. Lit.", "Mammorial Stunzas for Aimee Simple Mc... View more info

Illustrated History of Quebec : Tradition & Modernity. First Printing in dustjacket

By: GOSSAGE, Peter, and J. I. LITTLE LITTLE, J. I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Don Mills, Ontario, 2012, ISBN:9780199002351:

Seller ID: 111159


GOSSAGE, Peter, and J. I. LITTLE. An Illustrated History of Quebec : Tradition & Modernity. (Don Mills, Ontario) : Oxford University Press, (2012). First Printing. Pp (3),[iv]-xix,(1),[1]-369,(3),+ 4 pp of colour plates. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "By 1000BCE the Iroquois of the St. Lawrence Valley were making pottery and cultiv ating crops, with evidence of trade as far as the Gulf of Mexico. Of course, European contact changed this world forever, from the introduction of metal to the dissemination of Christianity. Early French settlements event... View more info

In and Under Mexico. First Edition.

By: INGERSOLL, Ralph McA.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Century Co., New York, 1924,:

Seller ID: 104074


INGERSOLL, Ralph McA[llister]. In and Under Mexico. New York: The Century Co., (1924). First Printing. Pp. (18),3-235,(5), frontispiece, + 15 leaves of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated orange cloth with black and orange lettering to front board, black lettering and decoration tospine. A journalist's travelogue frankly depicting life working as a minin g engineer at a copper mine in Mexico. Contents: 1. Headin' South; 2. Physical Impressions of El Monte; 3. My Job and the First Day; 4. I Take Over Division One; 5. "En La Mina"; 6. Concerning the Mexican Town; 7. The... View more info

In the American West 1979-1984. First Edition in acetate dustjacket

By: AVEDON, Richard AVEDON, Richard

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Abrams, New York, 1985, ISBN:0810923017:

Seller ID: 38654


AVEDON, Richard. In the American West 1979-1984. New York : Harry N. Abrams, (1985). First Edition. Pp (172, including one foldout). Unpaginated. Illustrated with black & white portraits. Folio, brown cloth with b&w portraitsmounted on front and rear covers. Texts by Avedon (a two-page foreword) an d Laura Wilson ("Background", 15 pages). The West for Avedon's purpose comprises Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. His subjects include waitresses, prisoners, a grav... View more info

Insomnio en la Carcel y otros poemas.

By: JIMENEZ, Lilian.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Editorial Galache, México , 1980,:

Seller ID: 86478


JIMENEZ, Lilian. Insomnio en la Carcel y otros poemas. (México : Editorial Galache), 1980. First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-111,(3). Small 8vo, illustrated pale blue card covers, French flaps. Lilian Jiménez. Nació en Santa Ana, El Salvador, el 13 de diciembre de 1922, ensayista, poeta, periodista, estudiófilosofía y letras en la Facultad de Humanidades de la Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala. En este país vivió de 1945 a 1954; formó parte del grupo Saker-ti. A book of poetry by this El Salvador poet. Text in Spanish. Spine browned, else very good. No. 1096 of 2000 copies. 30.00 View more info