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CIRCLING SOUTH AMERICA

By: Anderson, Isabel

Price: $38.15

Publisher: Boston, Marshall Jones Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10734


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Light spine discoloration ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 214 pages View more info

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BOLIVIA: GATE OF THE SUN

By: Anstee, Margaret Joan

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Paul S. Eriksson, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 12896


Ex-lib with marker to DJ spine, inkstamp to front & rear endpapers, card pocket to rear endpaper and upc sticker to rear DJ. Binding not tight ; Author Anstee spent years in Bolivia as part of a UN program ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 281 pages View more info

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THE COMING STRUGGLE FOR LATIN AMERICA

By: Beals, Carleton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1938

Order Number: 15054


Small open tears and dampstaining to price clipped DJ; Author Beals lays bare the whole web of international intrigue surrounding South America; 8vo; 401 pages View more info

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LANDS OF THE DAWNING MORROW The Awakening from Rio Grande to Cape Horn

By: Beals, Carleton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10726


DJ with small chips along edges; 8vo; 336 pages View more info

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AMERICA SOUTH

By: Beals, Carleton

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10839


DJ spine sunned and with small chips. Price clipped. Endpapers browned ; 8vo; 559 pages View more info

DAWN OVER THE AMAZON

By: Beals, Carleton

Price: $9.38

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce:

Order Number: 10711


8vo; 1943 pages View more info

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THE MAN AT THE DOOR WITH THE GUN

By: Belfrage, Cedric

Price: $23.77

Publisher: New York, Monthly Review Press: 1963

Order Number: 10790


DJ with very light chips on spine ends. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Front endpaper browned; The man at the door is the revolutionary of Latin America, who has served notice in Cuba that he can and will use his gun if need to be to assert his dignity. What has been the Cuban Revolution's effect on the other Hispanic countries? (...) ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 253 pages View more info

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ANCIENT ART OF THE ANDES

By: Bennett, Wendell C.

Price: $84.90

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art: 1954

Order Number: 13330


Fraying to corners. Chipping & small open tears to DJ; The ancient civilizations of the Andes produced many stupendous works of art starting around 400 BC; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 187 pages View more info

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PEOPLE OF THE HIGH PLATEAU

By: Berman, Carl

Price: $27.37

Publisher: Charlotteville, Howell Press: 1988

Order Number: 10815


The author has spent 50 years tracking the lifways of the people of the High Plateau, the ancient tribes who live along the rooftop of the world. Numerous pictures by the author ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 114 pages View more info

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WITH GRACIELA TO THE HEADHUNTERS

By: Boeldeke, Alfred

Price: $12.98

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1958

Order Number: 12902


Wear & chipping to DJ. Boards bowed. Occasional foxing. Binding not tight; Author Boeldeke took his five year old daughter on a trip to deepest South America, and lived to tell the tale. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 166 pages View more info

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POLITICAL LEADERS OF LATIN AMERICA

By: Bourne, Michael

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 12898


Browning to endpapers. Previous owner's notes to front free endpaper; Biographical sketches on several South American leaders including Che Guevara, Eva Peron, and others; 8vo; 310,x pages View more info

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UTTERMOST PART OF THE EARTH

By: Bridges, E. Lucas

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc.: 1950

Order Number: 18003


Light foxing to first and last few pages and edges; "Uttermost Part of the Earth is the autobiography of a pioneer who spent most of his life in Tierra del Fuego, a superb combination of personal adventure, frontier history and Indian lore... It is a book of permanent importance"; 8vo; 558 pages View more info

SOUTH AMERICA Observations and Impressions

By: Bryce, James

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1913

Order Number: 10700


Boards with light rubbing to extremities ; 8vo; 611 pages View more info

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JUNGLE CALL

By: Cacella, Joseph

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Private Printing: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10737


DJ yellowed. Boards along top edge lightly bumped; Ex-Library; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 399 pages View more info

LAS RUINAS DE COPAN Guia Completa De La Gran Ciudad Maya

By: Chinchilla, Jesus Nunez

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Banco Central De Honduras: 1962

Order Number: 4774


Five fold-outs at rear. Ancient ruins in Honduras ; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 105 pages View more info

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THE CONTINENT OF OPPORTUNITY The South American Republics-Their History. Their Resources, Their Outlook. Together with a Traveller's Impressions of Present Day Conditions

By: Clark, Francis E.

Price: $38.15

Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10636


B&W Photographs; 8vo; 350 pages View more info

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ALL THE BEST IN SOUTH AMERICA East Coast

By: Clark, Sydney

Price: $20.17

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1952

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 13325


DJ tattered & torn but mostly intact; Revised edition from the long-running series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 315 pages View more info

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THE VENEZUELAN BOUNDARY CONTROVERSY

By: Cleveland, Grover

Price: $84.90

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1913

Order Number: 13033


Wear to extremities. Inkstamp to rear endpaper. Bookplate to front pastedown ; Bookplate of former Assistant Treasury Secretary Frank Vanderlip, who served under McKinley from 1897 until 1901. Posthumously published record of President Cleveland's opinions and actions on the dispute between Britain and the US ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 122 pages View more info

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THE WAY THE WIND BLOWS A Memoir of a Journey Across South America

By: Clewes, Howard

Price: $27.37

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10745


DJ with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; 8vo; 239 pages View more info

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THE BOLIVIAN ANDES A Record of Climbing & Exploration in the Cordillear Real in the Years 1898 and 1900

By: Conway, Martin (Sir)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1901

Order Number: 2216


Spine a bit faded and with apparent light dampstaining, also to back boards. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; Grey boards with brown lettering and pictorial design in color. B&w plates from photographs. Conway is a very famous mountaineer. He travelled widely in Europe, Egypt and the East; led expedition in Himalayas 1892; traversed Alps 1894; explored in Spitsbergen, Bolivian Andes and Chile. He also wrote "The Alps" one of the most beautiful illustr... View more info

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MEET THE SOUTH AMERICANS

By: Crow, Carl

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10637


Numerous open tears to DJ. Back jacket detached but present; B&W sketches; 8vo; 350 pages View more info

MEET THE SOUTH AMERICANS

By: Crow, Carl

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10657


B&W sketches; 8vo; 350 pages View more info

MEET THE SOUTH AMERICANS

By: Crow, Carl

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10801


Boards a bit rubbed and with gilt spine lettering faded. Corners lightly bumped. Foxing to first and last few pages. Small bookplate; Original typed letter SIGNED by the author's sister laid in, dated 1950. She was responding to a Brazilian friend's inquiry about photographs and autographs by the author. Her response is negative. (Carl Crow died in 1945). ; B&W sketches; 8vo; 350 pages View more info

A BRAZILIAN MYSTIC Being the Life and Miracles of Antonio Conselheiro

By: Cunninghame Graham, R. B.

Price: $84.90

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1925

Order Number: 10647


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Hinges not tight ; 8vo; 238 pages View more info

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THREE GRINGOS IN VENEZUELA AND CENTRAL AMERICA

By: Davis, Richard Harding

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17638


Boards with usual darkening. Small chips to spine ends. 1/2' tear to top spine along outer hinge ; A trip to Venezuela, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama with a party of four, not three, which includes one servant; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 282 pages View more info