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New York:E. P. Dutton and Co., Inc. 1963. 1st edition. x+306pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Green boards worn at edges, with gilt on spine still bright. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. A stated 1st edition on copyright page, the dust jacket states second printing. The dust jacket is still in one piece, but lightly soiled with wear to to edges and folds including small chips and tears. Still in good condition. *"An adventurous quest for Mayan ruins on the untamed coast of Yucatan."...dj.
New York; Instituto de las Espanas en los Estados Unidos, 1939. First Edition. Softcover. xiv+337pp+10pp adverts. Very Good condition. Wrappers lightly soiled with small chip from front cover edge. Internally clean, tight and bright. "in Mexico historical fiction...has had a considerable following...explanation....to be found in the fact that ideals of liberty and justice...have been constantly on the defensive in a grave struggle for survival. ....It was with the hope of making available a study of this branch of the literature of Mexico that this treatise was undertaken."
Bloomington, IN:Indiana University Press. (1973). 1st edition. 276pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good, clean copy inside and out. The dust jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn along edges else in very good condition. *"This history of the long and dramatic struggle between Church and State in Mexico reads like an eyewitness account, as absorbing as the best journalism - except that events are placed in perspective by an accomplished historian with a thorough mastery of his field. The struggle was unflagging and bitter, with both parties to the dispute presenting rival and mutually exclusive social programs, each seeking control of education, agrarian reform, and labor organizations."...dj
Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press. 1995. Hardcover, no jacket. New condition, still in publishers shrink-wrap. From: Studies in Indigenous Languages of the Americas. (cfm)
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (1983). Hardcover, with jacket. xxix+115pp+approx 100pp of color and b/w illustrations at rear. Map in rear pocket is present. Very Good condition in a Very Good jacket. Jacket has a little shelf rubbing, and a couple small tears and curling at the edges. There are a couple very small marks to the boards, which are otherwise clean and with sharp corners. There is some faint dust spotting to the fore and bottom page edges. Inside there is light foxing to the endpapers. Otherwise the contents are clean and bright, and the binding is tight. The first of a five volume work providing "a complete photographic record of Palenque, a city that reached sculptural and achitectural heights never attained by any other Maya center.". (cfm)
Ithaca, New York:Cornell University Press. (1961). xiv+352pp. Illustrated with 2 photographs and 3 maps. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good, clean condition, inside and out, with no previous owners marks or signatures. The price clipped dust jacket is near very good, still in one piece, but with soiling damage to rear panel as if someone stepped on it with a wet boot.
TRAVELS AMONGST AMERICAN INDIANS. THEIR ANCIENT EARTHWORKS AND TEMPLES; INCLUDING A JOURNEY IN GUATEMALA, MEXICO AND YUCATAN, AND A VISIT TO THE RUINS OF PATINAMIT, UTATLAN, PALENQUE AND UXMAL
London:Sampson, Low, Marston and Company. 1894. 1st edition. xvi+429pp. Illustrated, with 2 folding maps at rear. Hardcover. Blue boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with gilt on cover and spine still bright. Spine ends are worn and starting to fray with edge points gently bumped and worn to boards. Internally, no previous owners marks or signatures found but light to mild foxing is scattered throughout. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
Mexico: Andres Botas. 1916. First Edition. Softcover. 50pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Good condtion. Front cover nearly detached and dampstain to bottom of rear cover. The contents are clean and securely bound, The "Trilogia Heroica" includes Carranza, Madero, and Suarez. (cfm)
Mexico:D.A.P.P. 1938. 35pp. Illustrated. Wrps. Some rusting to staples with light soiling to covers, otherwise a very good, clean copy.
Caen: F. Le Blanc-Hardel. 1885. Softcover bound into protective stiff cardboard covers. Ex-lib. with bookplate, and embossed stamp on title page. Very Good condition. Light handling wear to covers; internally clean and securely bound. Language of the Txotzil, indigenous Mayans of the Chiapas region. (cfm)
VOCABULARIO DE MEXICANISMOS, COMPROBADO CON EJEMPLOS Y COMPARADO CON LOS DE OTROS PAISES HISPANO-AMERICANOS
Mexico: Tip. y Lit. "La Europea" de J Aguilar Vera. 1905. Original softcover bound into hardcover. xviii+241pp. Ex-library, personal library of historian Henry R. Wagner and institutional library American Antiquarian Society (gift of Wagner). Wagner's decorative bookplate present but unglued from its spot verso the title page. Embossed stamp of AAS to title page and a small card glued to front pastedown of the later hardcover. Condition is Very Good. Simple brown cloth boards with gilt titling to spine are lightly worn. Original softcovers also lightly worn with minor stains. Contents are a bit age toned with widely scattered age spots, but overall clean and unmarked, with a tight binding. (cfm)
Merida: Instituto Yucateco de Antropologia e Historia. 1968. Softcover. 17pp. Very Good condition. Light handling wear and age toning. Historian and linguist Sansores on the subject of Mayan Yucatan, when it was the "Land of the Deer". (cfm)
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