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1 Anderson, Sydney Mammals of Chihuahua: Taxonomy and Distribution (Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume 148: Article 2)
New York American Museum of Natural History 1972 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 4to Inscribed and Signed By the Author
pp 153-410. Bound with original paper wrap covers in green cloth with gilt stamped lettering. Author's inscription on original paper wrap cover reads in full: "To ______ ___ ______, my / coworker in the sometimes / tangled vineyard of taxonomy / Sydney Anderson." 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
Resources of the Pacific Slope...  With a Sketch of The Settlement and Exploration of Lower California, Browne, J. Ross
2 Browne, J. Ross Resources of the Pacific Slope... With a Sketch of The Settlement and Exploration of Lower California
San Francisco H. H. Bancroft and Company 1869 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Good- No Jacket 
674 pages, plus 200 pages separately titled "A Sketch of the Settlement and Exploration of Lower California." Blind stamped brown cloth worn around edges, and with chipping at spine ends. Front hinge (internal) is cracked, though volume remains tight. Occasional light foxing, and some offsetting, though text remains bright and very legible. Gilt lettering on spine is good. Letter laid in to Willis Tilton, from Glen Dawson (Dawson's Book Shop in LA) discussing the purchase of this book, and suggesting that Mr. Tilton contribute to Dawson's series on Baja California. 
Price: 185.00 USD
 
 
3 Dillon, Richard H. J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California
Norman University of Oklahoma Press First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Fine Very Good 
Copyright is 1965. Price clipped dust jacket remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
4 Gordon, Alvin Inherit The Earth: Stories from Mexican Ranch Life
Tucson The University of Arizona Press 1963 First Edition, Second Printing Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine Good (Ted) De Grazia Signed by Illustrator
79 pages. Front free end page shows "De Grazia / USA / 1965." Cloth covers show slight rubbing at spine ends and corners, though is otherwise tight, bright, and very clean. Dust jacket shows wear over spine ends and over upper edges, including a half inch closed tear not affecting image/lettering. Jacket remains generally clean and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Encyclopedie Des Voyages, Contenant l'Abrege Historique Des Moeurs, Usages, Habitudes Domestiques, Religio, Fetes, Supplices, Funerailles, Sciences, Arts, Commerce De Tous Les Peuples.  (Incomplete Set Including Programme and 36 Sections with 109 plates), Grasset-Saint-Sauveur, M. J.[Jacques]
5 Grasset-Saint-Sauveur, M. J.[Jacques] Encyclopedie Des Voyages, Contenant l'Abrege Historique Des Moeurs, Usages, Habitudes Domestiques, Religio, Fetes, Supplices, Funerailles, Sciences, Arts, Commerce De Tous Les Peuples. (Incomplete Set Including Programme and 36 Sections with 109 plates)
[Bordeaux] Printed for the Author First Edition Full Leather Good No Dust Jacket sm 4to 
No stated date of publication, though circa 1795-1796. This is a single bound volume containing a "Programme et Plan de L'Ouvrage" which is four pages, along with 36 sections and including 109 tissue guarded, hand colored engraved plates. About midway through this volume, just followig the section on Guyane, is one title page for the "Encyclopedie..." There is no publisher's imprint, rather, the program, title page, and beginning of each section title page state "Se trouve chez les principaux Libraires de la Republique." The included sections are as follows: Moeurs, Loix et Costumes Des... Sauvages Du Canada (title page, eight pages, plus six plates); Hottentots, Namaquas, et Caffres, Sauvages de la Terre Denatal (title page, eight pages plus four plates); Caffres de la Terre de Natal (three pages plus two plates); Sauvages de la Nouvelle Zelande (title page, nine pages plus four plates); Sauvages de la Baye D'Hudson (six pages plus two plates); Habitans de la Cote des Esclaves (title page, fourteen pages plush six plates); Mexique (eighteen pages plus five plates); L'Isle de Patma ou Pathmos (four pages plus two plates); Habitans de L'Isle de Lemnos ou Stalimene (four pages plus one plate); L'Isle de Thera ou Santorin (five pages plus two plates); Habitans de L'Isle de Candie (seven pages plus two plates); Habitans de Siphanto (two pages plus two plates); Hbitans de L'Isle de Tinne ou Tenos (three pages plus two plates); Patagons (seven pages, plus three plates); Habitans de la Terre de Feu (six pages plus three plates); Habitans de L'Isle D'Oonolaska (five pages plus two plates); Habitans des Isles des Amis (six pages plus two plates); Habitans de la Laponie (six pages plus two plates); Habitans des Isles Sandwick (fifteen pages plus six plates); Amazones Anciennes et Modernes (eight pages plus three plates); Habitans de la Guyane (eight pages plus three plates); Kamtschatka et de Kamtschadale (ten plates plus six plates); D'Otahiti ou Taiti (eighteen pages plus six plates); Samoyedes (eight pages plus two plates); Ostiacks (eight pages, plus two plates); L'Isle de Paques (five pages plus two plates); Tunguses (ten pages plus two plates); Karardiniens, ou Circassiens (six pages plus two plates); Stcheremisses (four pages plus two plates); Catalans (four pages with two plates); Du Royaume de Leon (four pages plus two plates); Arragonois (four pages plus two plates); Habitans de Congo (sixteen pages plus six plates); Tartares de Cazan (six pages plus two plates); Tartares de Tobolske (two pages plus two plates); & Habitans de L'Ingrie (six pages plus two plates). Near contemporary leather covers with raised bands and spine label. Marbled end leaves. Covers are heavily rubbed and somewhat worn. Spine label is chipped and mostly lacking. Top cover is loosening, though remains attached. Small older library sticker at upper spine corner of top cover. There is also an institutional book plate on the front paste down, and an inked number on the blank verso of the first section title page. NO other institutional markings. Smudges, some spotting, and a few minor moisture stains. Moisture stains are seen along the fore edge of the last 15 leaves entering only the margins and not affecting plates or text. Lovely plates with vibrant color. 
Price: 2500.00 USD
 
 
The Bernal Diaz Chronicles:  The True Story of The Conquest of Mexico, Idell, albert (Translated and Edited by)
6 Idell, albert (Translated and Edited by) The Bernal Diaz Chronicles: The True Story of The Conquest of Mexico
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company 1956 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Very Good Good 
414 pages. Cloth covers are a little rubbed and faded along edges. Otherwise a tight and clean copy. Price clipped dust jacket shows fairly light wear along edges, mostly over spine ends. Jacket remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
7 Solorzano, Ticul Alvarez & Manuel Gonzalez Escamilla Atlas Cultural De Mexico: Fauna
Instituto Nacional De Antropologia e Historia 1987 9684060874 / 9789684060876 Cloth - Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 4to 
187+ pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
8 Stapp, William Preston The Prisoners of Perote, Containing a Journal Kept By the Author, Who Was Captured By the Mexicans, at Mier, December 25, 1842, and Released from Perote, May 16, 1844
Austin University of Texas Press 1977 0292764421 / 9780292764422 First Edition, Thus Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Charles Shaw 
226 pages. Small (dime sized) inked mark near top inside corner of front paste down. Volume is otherwise Fine. Dust jacket is price clipped, though otherwise remains fine and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 


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