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Chile De "Forsvunna" Politiska Fangarna: Repressions utveckling, Chile 1973-1976
Stockholm: Chilekommittens Smaskriftserie, 1977. Octavo (21cm); white wraps offset printed in black, stapled; 31pp; illus. Touch of edgewear, else Fine. A Swedish language pamphlet bringing attention to the plight of Chilean political prisoners during the reign of Augusto Pinochet. No copies in OCLC.
[Item #18417]
Price: $75.00
 
Chile De "Forsvunna" Politiska Fangarna: Repressions utveckling, Chile 1973-1976
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To Be A Slave in Brazil, 1550-1888
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1986. First American Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 250pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in crisp, Fine dustwrapper.
[Item #15241]
Price: $20.00
 
To Be A Slave in Brazil, 1550-1888. AFRICAN AMERICANS LATIN AMERICA, Katia M. de Queiros MATTOSO.
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The Negro in Brazilian Society
New York: Columbia University Press, 1969. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 489pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in clean, VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15234]
Price: $20.00
 
The Negro in Brazilian Society. AFRICAN AMERICANS - LATIN AMERICA, Florestan FERNANDES.
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Race and Slavery in the Western Hemisphere: Quantitative Studies
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1975. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 556pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in crisp, Fine dustwrapper.
[Item #15242]
Price: $25.00
 
Race and Slavery in the Western Hemisphere: Quantitative Studies. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Stanley L. ENGERMAN, Eugene D. GENOVESE.
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American Society and Black Revolution
New York: Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, 1972. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 435pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in clean, VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15243]
Price: $15.00
 
American Society and Black Revolution. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Frank HERCULES.
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Broad and Alien Is the World...Translated from the Spanish by Harriet de Onís
London: Merlin Press Limited, [1973]. First Thus. Octavo (22cm.); [6],434pp.; original cloth in orange pictorial dust jacket lettered in white and black. Jacket edges rubbed with short closed tears, a couple affecting text without loss of meaning; Fine in Very Good dust jacket. American destributor's price sticker ($6.25) mounted over...
[Item #23011]
Price: $65.00
 
Broad and Alien Is the World...Translated from the Spanish by Harriet de Onís. Ciro ALEGRÍA.
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Eva Luna
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. First Trade Edition. The Chilean author's fourth book, which weaves through the geopolitical turmoil of Latin America during the 1950's-80's through the eyes of the protagonist. First Printing. Octavo (24cm); burgundy cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in copper on spine and front cover;...
[Item #29883]
Price: $25.00
 
Eva Luna. Isabel ALLENDE, Margaret Sayers novel: PEDEN, translation.
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The Violent Land
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965. First Edition Thus. Octavo; green cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine and front panel; lavender topstain; dustjacket; 336pp. Touch of splay to boards, with subtle fading to topstain; Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, with a touch of rubbing along the edges; Near...
[Item #18285]
Price: $25.00
 
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Report to the Minister of Finance
Washington DC: 1940. First Edition. Octavo (24.75cm.); original brown printed staplebound card wrappers; [2],x,340pp.; tables and graphs throughout; text printed from typescript. Minor creasing to upper cover, extremities slightly dust-soiled, else Very Good and sound. Report addressed to Minister of Finance in Venezuela Francisco J. Parra.
[Item #28302]
Price: $45.00
 
Report to the Minister of Finance. AMERICAN ADVISORY ECONOMIC MISSION TO VENEZUELA.
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Report of an Amnesty International Mission to Argentina, 6-15 November 1976
London: Amnesty International Publications, 1977. First Edition. Quarto (27.5cm.); original blue staplebound card wrappers; 92p.; printed from typescript. Fine. Issued during Argentina's "Dirty War," contents include chapters on prisoners, disappearances, and torture, as well as Lord Avebury's description of Villa Devoto Prison and its female detainees.
[Item #28693]
Price: $45.00
 
Report of an Amnesty International Mission to Argentina, 6-15 November 1976. AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL.
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Excursión sobre los fundamentos históricos del anarquismo [by] B. Cano Ruiz [with] Albores del anarquismo [by] George Woodcock.
Mexico City: Ediciones Tierra y Libertad, 1961. 16mo. Printed wrappers; 127p. Very Good. Two anarchist tracts, texts entirely in Spanish. In the publisher's series "Coleccion Historica del Anarquismo." Introduction by Victor Garcia.
[Item #11197]
Price: $40.00
 
Excursión sobre los fundamentos históricos del anarquismo [by] B. Cano Ruiz [with] Albores del anarquismo [by] George Woodcock. ANARCHISM, with, Benjamin George Woodcock Cano Ruiz.
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Serafina's Stories [Signed]
Albequerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2004. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; beige and rust-colored paper over boards, with titles stamped in cream on spine; dustjacket; 202pp. Signed by Anaya on the title page. Fine in a Fine dustjacket.
[Item #18136]
Price: $45.00
 
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Men of Maize. Translated from the Spanish by Gerald Martin
[New York]: Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence, [1975]. First American Edition. Octavo (21.25cm.); original cloth-backed boards in grey pictorial price-clipped dust jacket, green endpapers; [10],337pp. Some chips and tears along jacket edges, including a 1-inch tear to top upper cover edge affecting the "M" in "Miguel"; a fine copy in an about...
[Item #22431]
Price: $75.00
 
Men of Maize. Translated from the Spanish by Gerald Martin. Miguel Angel ASTURIAS.
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Strong Wind
New York: Delacorte, 1968. First American Edition. Octavo. Maroon cloth boards, lettered in gilt and white on spine; dustjacket; 242pp. Ink date-stamp to front free endpaper ("1962"), else fine in crisp, unworn dustwrapper that is just a half-shade toned on spine panel; very Near Fine. First volume in the Guatemalan...
[Item #25160]
Price: $100.00
 
Strong Wind. Miguel Angel ASTURIAS.
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Poster: El Tigre Saltó y Mató, Pero Morirá...Morirá [The Tiger Jumped and Killed but It Will Die...It Will Die]
[Havana, Cuba: S.i. 1973]. Film poster for Cuban director Santiago Alvarez's 16-minute documentary film depicting the injustices commited in Chile in the 1970's under the fascist dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet. It featured music by Chilean folk singers Violeta Parra and Victor Jara; shortly after the Chilean coup in 1973...
[Item #26219]
Price: $750.00
 
Poster: El Tigre Saltó y Mató, Pero Morirá...Morirá [The Tiger Jumped and Killed but It Will Die...It Will Die]. Eduardo Muñoz BACHS, design, Santiago ALVAREZ, director.
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The Criollo Way. A brief guide to the slang and idioms of Venezuela
Caracas: Las Mercedes Book Store, 1981. Third Edition. Octavo. Pictorial card wrappers; 115pp. Gift inscription to half-title page, else a tight, Near Fine and unmarked copy. Uncommon guide to vernacular Venezualan Spanish, written for English speakers.
[Item #31174]
Price: $45.00
 
The Criollo Way. A brief guide to the slang and idioms of Venezuela. C. BASHLEIGH.
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The Inhabited Woman. Translated by Kathleen March
Willimantic, CT: Curbstone Press, 1994. First Edition in English. Octavo. Cloth-backed boards; dustjacket; 412pp. Tight, Near Fine copy in crisp, unworn dustwrapper. Near-new. Nicaraguan author; original published in Spanish (Managua: 1989) as La mujer habitada.
[Item #30822]
Price: $25.00
 
The Inhabited Woman. Translated by Kathleen March. Gioconda BELLI.
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Found Guilty: The Verdict of the Russell Tribunal Session in Brussels [cover title]
[London: Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation, 1975 or 1976]. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original black pictorial staplebound wrappers; 36pp. Wrapper extremities slightly rubbed, small chip to spine crown, textblock lightly toned, else Very Good. Spokesman Pamphlet no. 51. Findings of the Second Russell Tribunal, this regarding human rights in Latin America.
[Item #31108]
Price: $35.00
 
Found Guilty: The Verdict of the Russell Tribunal Session in Brussels [cover title]. BERTRAND RUSSELL PEACE FOUNDATION.
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The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (Los Cuatro Jinetes del Apocalipsis) [Inscribed & Signed by Archer M. Huntington]
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1919. Author's Edition. Octavo (21cm.); publisher's tan cloth-backed boards, white embossed circular label mounted to upper cover, spine label printed in green, top edge gilt; xiv,[2],482pp.; photographic frontispiece. Boards lightly rubbed, tiny blemish mid-spine, some offsetting (source unknown) to endpapers, magazine clipping mounted to...
[Item #31373]
Price: $75.00
 
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (Los Cuatro Jinetes del Apocalipsis) [Inscribed & Signed by Archer M. Huntington]. Vicente BLASCO IBAÑEZ, trans Charlotte Brewster Jordan.
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South America, Past and Present
New York: 1919. First American Edition. Octavo (21.25cm.); original blue gilt-lettered cloth; iv,[4],217pp.; photographic portrait frontispiece, 6 leaves of maps, including three folding. Boards a bit rubbed, spine a hint faded, else Very Good.
[Item #30850]
Price: $35.00
 
South America, Past and Present. Luis Cincinato BOLLO, trans Nemesio Baros.
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Brasil: 217 Photographies de / Photographs by / Fotografias de [...]
[Sao Paulo]: Livraria Agir Editôra, [1952]. Includes work by Pierre Verger, famous for his photographic documentation of the African diaspora. His coverage of Brazil took place in 1946 and was featured in various French and English-language magazines under the pseudonym Mr. Lensman. Preface by Alceu Amoroso Lima, founder of the...
[Item #25451]
Price: $35.00
 
Brasil: 217 Photographies de / Photographs by / Fotografias de [...]. pref Alceu Amoroso Lima, A. BON, , M. Gautherot, photographs Pierre Verger.
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Six Problems for Don Isidro Parodi
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. 1981. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo; 3/4 red paper over quarter cream cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 160pp. Fine in a Very Good+, unclipped dustjacket, with a touch of fading to spine, darkening to joints on verso, with a....
[Item #18272]
Price: $35.00
 
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An Introduction to American Literature
Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1971. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo; light brown cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 95pp. Top edge lightly foxed, with faint spotting scattered along panels; Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, lightly rubbed at extremities, with a touch of sunning to...
[Item #18266]
Price: $50.00
 
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In Praise of Darkness
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. 1974. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo; black and blue cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 142pp. Previous owner's name on upper margin of title page, else Fine in a Near Fine, price-clipped dustjacket, with a touch of yellowing to the...
[Item #18270]
Price: $60.00
 
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The Gold of the Tigers: Selected Later Poems
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1977. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo; 3/4 red paper over boards, quarterbound in cream linen with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 95pp. Light foxing to text edges, else very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, still bright white, with a tiny crease to front...
[Item #18203]
Price: $40.00
 


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