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Image for IM LANDE DER AFFEN UND PAPAGEIE Reiseerinnerungen and Sued-Amerika, Brasilien, Paraguay, Und Argentinien Mit Vielen Photographischen Aufnahmen Und Einer Karte Von Sued-Amerika

IM LANDE DER AFFEN UND PAPAGEIE Reiseerinnerungen and Sued-Amerika, Brasilien, Paraguay, Und Argentinien Mit Vielen Photographischen Aufnahmen Und Einer Karte Von Sued-Amerika

By: Ulrich, Otto Willi

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Geographical Publishing: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 5526

Condition: Very Good+


A very rare travel account in German (but printed in the US) with hand drawn maps and numerous b&w photographs by the author. Part of his trip leads through totally untouched parts of the Amazon. Covers a whole diversity of means of transport: Steamboat, canou, railway, barge, ox-cart. The author also participates on a tiger hunting trip; 8vo; 262 pages View more info

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HEAD HUNTERS OF THE AMAZON Seven Years of Exploration and Adventure

By: Up De Graff, F. W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Garden City, Garden City Publishing: 1923

Order Number: 17862

Condition: Very Good+


Spine sunned. Former owner's name on front endpaper ; A dangerous adventure in the jungle ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 337 pages View more info

Image for THE ANCIENT SUN KINGDOMS OF THE AMERICAS Aztec Maya Inca

THE ANCIENT SUN KINGDOMS OF THE AMERICAS Aztec Maya Inca

By: Von Hagen, Victor W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Company: 1961

Order Number: 16458

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ slightly faded and with minor chipping and small open tears. Boards with light wear to extremities ; Illustrated, detailed look at the three pre-Columbian peoples whose accomplishments keep us fascinated. Attractive boards in an Aztec style ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 617 pages View more info

Image for SOUTH AMERICA CALLED THEM Explorations of the Great Naturalists La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce

SOUTH AMERICA CALLED THEM Explorations of the Great Naturalists La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce

By: Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1945

Order Number: 10651

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ darkened and chipped; 4 scientists independently explore South America over 150 years. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 311, x pages View more info

Image for ARGENTINA The Life Story of a Nation

ARGENTINA The Life Story of a Nation

By: White, John W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1942

Order Number: 18835

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with slight darkening and fading to spine. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo View more info

Image for CHILE AND HER PEOPLE OF TO-DAY Customs, Characteristics, Amusements, History and Advancement of the Chileans, and the Development and Resources of Their Country

CHILE AND HER PEOPLE OF TO-DAY Customs, Characteristics, Amusements, History and Advancement of the Chileans, and the Development and Resources of Their Country

By: Winter, Nevin O.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, L. C. Page and Company: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 19094

Condition: Very Good+


Former owner's notes on half title page ; A beautiful, gift-worthy book with boards in the manner of A&C Black. Numerous b&w photographs. Decorative tan boards with gilt lettering and colorful shield. Top edge gitl ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 411 pages View more info

Image for THE ARGENTINE YEAR BOOK 1907-8 With Which Are Incorporated the "Anuario Pillado" and "John Grant's Argentine Commercial Guide"

THE ARGENTINE YEAR BOOK 1907-8 With Which Are Incorporated the "Anuario Pillado" and "John Grant's Argentine Commercial Guide"

By: [John Grant & Son]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, John Grant & Son: 1907

Order Number: 10668

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing and a bit darkened ; Numerous ads. Profusely illustrated with tables, b&w photographs, color maps etc. ; 8vo View more info

Image for CHILE Guia Del Veraneante

CHILE Guia Del Veraneante

By: [Seccion Propaganda Y Turismo De La Empresa De Los Ferrocarriles Del Estado]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Turismo De La Republica De Chile: 1959

Order Number: 18763

Condition: Very Good


Profusely illustrated, detailed travel guide with many color fold out maps (maps are stamped on the back side). Numerous ads ; Oblong 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 240 pages View more info