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Mammals of Chihuahua: Taxonomy and Distribution (Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume 148: Article 2)

By: Anderson, Sydney

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, American Museum of Natural History: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 033760


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." View more info

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Resources of the Pacific Slope... With a Sketch of The Settlement and Exploration of Lower California

By: Browne, J. Ross

Price: $185.00

Publisher: San Francisco, H. H. Bancroft and Company: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008636


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 pu... View more info

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Atlas Pintoresco e Historico de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos

By: Cubas, Antonio Garcia

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Mexico City, Inversora Bursatil: 1992

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 036151


Facsimile reprint of the 1885 first edition published by Debray Sucesores. Roughly translated into English as "Picturesque and Historical Atlas of the United Mexican States," this oversized elephant folio contains 19+ pages of modern text, followed by the facsimile printing of the original atlas with thirteen color maps surrounded by vignettes relative to the maps content Dark green cloth covers show light soiling, and a small rectangle on the top cover where an old pr... View more info

J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California

By: Dillon, Richard H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032029


Copyright is 1965. Price clipped dust jacket remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Inherit The Earth: Stories from Mexican Ranch Life

By: Gordon, Alvin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tucson, The University of Arizona Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 033020


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. View more info

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Mexico with Comparisons and Conclusions

By: Graham, A. A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, Crane & Company: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024830


283 pages, indexed. Green cloth covers are a little soiled, and there is a 16th inch hole in the cloth in the front gutter near top. Lettering on covers are a little rubbed, though remain clear. Rubbing along edges of cloth covers, with light wear at spine ends and corners. Volume remains fairly tight and contents are clean, being free of markings, book plates, etc. View more info

Image for 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)

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)

By: Grasset-Saint-Sauveur, M. J.[Jacques]

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: [Bordeaux], Printed for the Author:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034697


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 ... View more info

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The Bernal Diaz Chronicles: The True Story of The Conquest of Mexico

By: Idell, albert (Translated and Edited by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034590


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. View more info

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Colibries Y Orquideas De Mexico

By: Montes De Oca, [Rafael]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Good+, Editorial Fournier, S.A.: 1963

Seller ID: 035474


34 pages of text followed by 59 color plates. Number 892 of a limited edition of 1500 copies. Brown leather over spine and corners, and blue cloth over boards. Marbled end leaves. Covers are a little scuffed and rubbed. Contents are slightly darkened along edges. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean and intact. Due to size and weight additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Atlas Cultural De Mexico: Fauna

By: Solorzano, Ticul Alvarez & Manuel Gonzalez Escamilla

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Instituto Nacional De Antropologia e Historia: 1987

Seller ID: 032851


187+ pages. View more info

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

By: Stapp, William Preston

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 031805


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. View more info