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DAVID CURTIS DEFOREST AND THE REVOLUTION OF BUENOS AIRES (Yale Historical Publications Miscellany XLVI)
DAVID CURTIS DEFOREST AND THE REVOLUTION OF BUENOS AIRES (Yale Historical Publications Miscellany XLVI) New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. 1947.186pp. Illustrated with two portraits. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Book in very good, clean condition, inside and out. Dust jacket is lightly soiled and edgeworn but otherwise in very good condition. It is not price clipped. $35.00
DE CASEROS AL 11 DE SEPTIEMBRE
DE CASEROS AL 11 DE SEPTIEMBRE [Buenos Aires]: Roldan. 1933. Hardcover, no jacket. 320pp. Top edge gilt. Originally softcover, has been bound into quarter leather boards; includes original covers, with spine laid in at rear. Very Good condition. Leather on boards is moderately worn along gutters and spine; tips are bumped and worn through. Hinges starting, but secure. Inside the pages are a bit age toned, but are clean with no foxing. Page 112 has a 2" closed tear. The binding is square and tight. Overall a very nice copy.  (cfm) $95.00
DISCURSO DEL SENOR MINISTRO DE RELACIONES EXTERIORES...
DISCURSO DEL SENOR MINISTRO DE RELACIONES EXTERIORES... ...Pronunciado en La Cámara de Diputados Nacionales en Las Sesiones de los Dias 31 de Agosto 1 y 2 de Setiembre de 1881 sobre la cuestion de límites con Chile y el tratado celebrado entre los gobiernos de aquel pais y la Republica Argentina.  Buenos Aires:Imprenta de S. Ostwald. 1882. 235pp. Hardcover. Marbled boards wth black buckram spine lettered in gilt, lightly soiled, sunfaded and shelfworn along edges. Edge points gently bumped. Internally, decorated endpapers clean. Title page repaired and tipped in, otherwise pages clean but age toned. The binding is tight and hinges intact. $50.00
DJUKA. THE BUSH NEGROES OF DUTCH GUIANA
DJUKA. THE BUSH NEGROES OF DUTCH GUIANA New York:The Viking Press. 1931. 1st edition. xxiv+233pp. Illustrated, with folding map. Hardcover. Beige boards lightly siled and gently shelfworn along edges. Page edges lightly soiled. Internally, map endpapers clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good, clean copy. $25.00
DOCTRINA PERONISTA
DOCTRINA PERONISTA Buenos Aires: [n.p.]. 1948. Softcover. lxiii+428pp. Red edges. Spanish language. Good condition. Covers grimy and with dampstains. A little cocked. Front hinge cracking. Inside is age toned, but clean and unmarked. Fold-out chart is intact. Binding is secure. "Los delegados del Congreso General Constituyente del Partio Peronista realizaron una visita al Presidente de la Republica. En esa ocasion, el general Peron pronuncio el siguiente discurso el 19 de Diciembre de 1947."  (cfm) $35.00
DOTTINGS ON THE ROADSIDE, IN PANAMA, NICARAGUA AND MOSQUITO
DOTTINGS ON THE ROADSIDE, IN PANAMA, NICARAGUA AND MOSQUITO .London:Chapman and Hall. 1869. 1st edition. xvi+468pp. Illustrated with 6 plates and 2 maps. Hardcover.  Boards shelfworn, sun-faded and soiled with wear along edges, spine ends with small tears and starting to fray, and edge points worn to boards. Internally a very good clean copy, free of previous owners names but with very light penciled margin notes scattered throughout. Plates and maps in very good, clean condition. The binding is tight with hinges intact.  $400.00
DUTCH-BRAZIL (3 volume set)
DUTCH-BRAZIL (3 volume set) Rio de Janeiro; Editora Index, 1999. Three softcover volumes in decorative slipcase.  140pp + 20pp + 149pp. Illustrated. Volumes in Fine condition, slipcase is VG+ with very minor rubbing.  Text is in English.  Vol 1: Two unpublished Portuguese manuscripts about the Dutch conquest (1624) and the Iberian recovery (1625) of Salvador da Bahia in Brazil. Vol 2: A forgotten letter written by Martim Correia de Sa 1630. Vol 3: Vincent Joachim Soler's Seventeen letters 1636-1643. $95.00
ECUADOR AND THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS
ECUADOR AND THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS Norman, OK:University of Oklahoma Press. 1949. 1st edition, stated. 290pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacet.  Orange boards lightly soiled with light wear along edges and edge points.  Page edges soiled.  Internally, end-pages age-toned but clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. Several upper outside page edges creased.  4 Illustration, between 14-15, 30-31, 38-39, and 46-47 have small damp stains to lower outside edge of page. The binding is tight with hinges intact. The dust jacket is soiled and well worn along all edges and folds. It is not price clipped. $25.00
EL BRASIL, SU VIDA, SU TRABAJO, SU FUTURO
EL BRASIL, SU VIDA, SU TRABAJO, SU FUTURO Buenos Aires: [Talleres Heliograficos de Ortega y Radaelli]. 1908. First Edition. Softcover bound into hardcover. xxxv+284pp+index. Illustrated including multiple fold-outs in color and b/w. Ex-lib (American Antiquarian Society and Harvard University) with small card glued to front pastedown (extending slightly above cover edge), embossed stamp to title page, decorative boookplate to front pastedown, small neat pencilled notation to ffep, and inked stamps to back of title page. Very Good+ condition. The original softcover was bound in its entirety including cover, into hardcover boards by Harvard University. The boards are moderately shelf worn, and the tips are unbumped. There is some light spotting of the original brown paper wrappers. Inside, the pages are a bit age toned, but other than the neat  library markings, the contents are clean, unmarked, and unfoxed,. The foldouts are all in fine condition. The binding is square and tight. A very nice copy of this early 20th century view of life in Brazil. (cfm) $70.00
EL JUICIO DE CARUPANO
EL JUICIO DE CARUPANO Caracas: [Luso Americana.] 1962. First Edition. Softcover. 106pp. Very Good condition. Light grime and age toning to covers; interior clean and bright, and securely bound. This book documents the trials following El Carupanazo, the attempted military rebellion agaiins the Betancourt government. (cfm) $40.00
EL MOVIMIENTO DE OPINION EN DEFENSA DEL SUFRAGIO POPULAR
EL MOVIMIENTO DE OPINION EN DEFENSA DEL SUFRAGIO POPULAR Lima: (C.F. Southwell). 1914. Softcover. Unpaginaged (approx 40pp.). Good condtion. Sunfading and handling wear to the covers. Inside is unmarked and unfoxed, but pages show some handling wear. Staple binding is intact and holding.  A collection of photographs, complete with individual photo captions, which document the Peru's suffrage debate in 1914. (cfm) $30.00
ESTUDIO DE LA HISTORIA DE CHILE
ESTUDIO DE LA HISTORIA DE CHILE [Santiago]: [Imprenta I Encuadernacion Universitaria]. [1906]. Hardcover, no jacket. 357pp. Spanish language. Ex-Harvard Library. Good+ condition. Stiff white cardboard boards are shelfworn, with moderate grime and stains. There are several library stickers, stamps and markings, and the paper is age toned. It is otherwise clean and unmarked, and securely bound. A history of Chile from the Indigenous inhabitants to Spanish conquest to Colonial society. (cfm) $50.00
ESTUDIOS HISTORICOS, POLITICOS Y SOCIALES SOBRE EL RIO DE LA PLATA
ESTUDIOS HISTORICOS, POLITICOS Y SOCIALES SOBRE EL RIO DE LA PLATA Paris: Tipografia de Adolfo Blondeau. 1854. Hardover, no jacket. 414pp. Spanish language. Ex Harvard Library and American Antiquarian Society. Good+ condition. Quarter leather boards are scuffed and worn with wear through of leather top and bottom. Decorative bookplate and quarter sized paper damage to front pastedown. Neatly pencilled library notes to front endpapers and crossed-out embossed library stamp to title page. Scattered light foxing throughout. Square and tightly bound. A very satisfactory copy.  (cfm) $160.00
FROM PLANTOCRACY TO NATIONALISATION. A PROFILE OF SUGAR IN GUYANA
FROM PLANTOCRACY TO NATIONALISATION. A PROFILE OF SUGAR IN GUYANA (Guyana):University of Guyana. (1984). 2nd impression, with corrections. (xvi)+440pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Green boards slightly soiled, and lightly shelfworn along edges. Gilt on spine still bright. Page edges lightly soiled.  Internally, aside from light age-toning to end pages, a very good, clean copy, free of previous owners marks or signatures.   The dust jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn, with wear along edges and folds.  $95.00
HISTORIA DEL GENERAL ARENALES 1770-1831, TOMO I
HISTORIA DEL GENERAL ARENALES 1770-1831, TOMO I London: [n.p.]. 1927. Second Edition. Softcover. iv+312pp. Illustrated, including several color maps. Very Good condition. Original paper wrappers have some sun fading, paper tears at top/bottom of spine, and light handling grime. The contents are clean and bright, and securely bound. A very nice copy. Arenales (1770-1831) was an Argentine General active in several of the conflicts that came to define South American sovereignity and borders. (cfm) $75.00