Keyword: Mexico


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A Complete Bullfight with Pictures in Full Color

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mexico City, Imp. Aboitiz: 1957

Seller ID: 013622

Condition: Near Fine

26pp. Nicely illustrated with full page plates in color. Faint traces of browning to the front wrap. Otherwise quite bright and clean. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall View more info

The American Indian Hobbyist, Vol. V No. 3 & 4, Nov. Dec. 1958

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Reseda, The American Indian Hobbyist: 1958

Seller ID: 016443

Condition: Very Good

Pagination runs from 26-48. Illustrated. Modern Oklahoma Swing Bustles, Gallup Cermonials New Mexico 1958, How to Make Navaho Moccasins, The Oglewanagi Dancers (Cleveland, OH), Sioux Hunka Wand, Roach Spreaders. Three holes punched. Traces of browning to the edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Lizard and the Sun La Lagartija y el Sol

By: Ada, Alma Flor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Book for Young Readers: 1997

Seller ID: 021496

Condition: Fine

Unpaginated (36pp.). Original pictorial cloth, glossy. Patterned endpapers. Strikingly illustrated by Felipe Davalos. English and Spanish languages. A fun Mexican folk tale where a lizard goes looking for the sun, which has disappeared. View more info

The United States with an Excursion into Mexico

By: Baedeker, Karl (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Da Capo Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 020803

Condition: Near Fine

516pp. 1st Edition Thus. Original blue cloth with lettering and rule stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated, including 17 maps and 23 plans. Originally published in 1893 for travelers from Europe. Introduction by Henry Steele Commager. This is a nice facsimile reprint. Baedeker was synonymous for "travel authority" in the later 1800's. This edition includes a journey through New York State and includes two separate chapters on the Catskill and Adirondack Mountains. No inscriptions. A trace of foxing along the top edge of the text block. The jacket is a little scuffed at the head ... View more info

Frommer's Mexico 2011

By: Baird, David & Shane Christensen, Christine Delsol, Joy Hepp, Maribeth Mellin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hoboken, Wiley Publishing Co.: 2010

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 021015

Condition: Very Good

788pp. + folding map. Illustrated. Back cover scuffed where the retail sticker was removed. View more info

A Woman Of The People

By: Capps, Benjamin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University Of New Mexico Press: 1987

Edition: Second Paperback Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 21

Condition: Good

247pp. Signed by the author on the half title. See Greene's 50+ Best Books,pages 112-13. Greene states, ".A Woman of the People is fiction, but so convincing that one is tempted to pull down the New Handbook of Texas and see if maybe Helen Morrison (Tehanita) is listed." Two long ink strikes on the back cover. Ownership inscription on the half title. Front cover creased at lower right corner. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Aztecs People of the Sun

By: Caso, Alfonso

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011167

Condition: Fine

125pp + 1pg adds. Bright orange endpapers and pastedown. No marks inside, illustrated. Binding tight. Dust jacket has a few very very small closed tears (less than 1/2 cm) along edges and one large closed tear on back panel. Scuffing and light soiling. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History/Spring 1990

By: Cowley, Robert (ed.)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, MHQ Inc.: 1990

Seller ID: 005688

Condition: Fine

128pp. Illustrated. Includes scholarly articles on The Stonewall Enigma (John Bowers), Checkmate at Mexico City (Thaddeus Holt), The Great Wall of China (David Clay Large), The Tragedy of Unconditional Surrender (Charles Strozier), Greek Fire (Alex Roland), Why Did France Fall (Douglas Porch), "Almost a Miracle" (Robert A. Doughty), The Strange Case of the Maiden Soldier of Picardy (John A. Lynn), First Strike (Abraham Rabinovich), Apocalypse at Munster (Jon Swan), Berezina (Ira Meistrich), and The Norman Invasion of Ireland (Kate Kelly). Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Historical Collections of All Nations: Comprising Notices of the Most Remarkable Events and Distinguished Characters in the History of the World.with Special Notices of the Heroes of the West

By: Frost, John

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Hartford, Case, Tiffany and Co.: 1852

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 1184

Condition: Good

1005pp. 1st Edition. Original full leather elaborately stamped in gilt on the spine and likewise with blind stamping on the boards, marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Illustrated. Includes chapters on King Philip's War, various border wars in the USA (KY, OH, IL, MI, TN, LA) a chapter on the exploits of the U.S. Navy (pretty thin at this early date), and a chapter on New Mexico and California. Joints split but boards are intact. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Heel of spine chipped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

By Right of Conquest; or, With Cortez in Mexico

By: Henty, G.A.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, A.L. Burt:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023602

Condition: Good

461pp. + 2pp. adverts. Illustrated. Back hinge cracked. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine heavily darkened. Spine ends frayed. Soiled. View more info

"The U.S. Stole Our Land" in True: The Man's Magazine, January 1968

By: Hillerman, Tony

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett: 1968

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011929

Condition: Very Good

108pp. Illustrated. The Hillerman article is on page 49, 82-85 and has four black and white photographic illustrations (two are half page). Hillerman reports on some Hispanic Americans in northern New Mexico who had their land seized by the federal government (nothing new under the sun). A great example of Hillerman's early journalistic work published two years before his first mystery novel was published. Pieces on Rickenbacker, cigarette smoking and cancer, Richard Petty, and armsdealers. Wraps creased and chipped at the edges. Spine ends chipped. Remnants of a mailing label on the front cov... View more info

Mexico City Blues (242 Choruses)

By: Kerouac, Jack

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Grove Weidenfeld: 1990

Seller ID: 012486

Condition: Very Good

244pp. Wraps creased at the corners. Still a fairly tight copy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Tepoztlan Village in Mexico

By: Lewis, Oscar

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co.: 1960

Seller ID: 011122

Condition: Good

104pp Includes recommended reading list. Spine and edges of front cover heavily sunned. Glue dried out and cover is present, but not glued to text body. No pages missing. Creased, scuffed. Anthropological study of the Mexican Village, Tepoztlan. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info


By: Michener, James A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1992

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 014245

Condition: Fine

625pp. Map endpapers. Only traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Union Belle (The House of Winslow Book 11)

By: Morris, Gilbert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Bethany House: 1992

Seller ID: 008089

Condition: Very Good

334pp Bookplate on inside front cover. Front cover has small crease in upper corner. Dates written on front free endpaper. No other marks/binding tight. Series. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Pony Rider Boys in the Ozarks

By: Patchin, Frank Gee

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1910

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 010652

Condition: Very Good

252pp. + 8pp. ads. Original pictorial gray cloth with a cowboy motif stamped in red and black (Sternick's Format I binding). Frontispiece. #4 in the series. Ads list to The Pony Rider Boys in New Mexico. Not a first since the price listed in the ads is 50 cents and when Altemus started printing juvenile series books they were charging $1.00 even though their binding and illustrations were not as good. In 1911 they changed the price to 50 cents, so this is likely a 1911 printing (just one year after the first edition). Endpapers browned. No previous ownership inscriptions. Top corners bumped. L... View more info

Modern Baptist Heroes and Martyrs

By: Prestridge, J.N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Louisville, The World Press: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022212

Condition: Very Good

324pp. 1st Edition. Original black cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated with b+w portraits. Includes martyrs from Czechoslovakia, France, Mexico, China, Russia, Argentina, Brazil, India, Hungary, Germany and others. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Two corners gently bumped. View more info

An Ambush of Ghosts; A Personal Guide to Favorite Western Film Locations

By: Rothel, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madison, Empire Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 023255

Condition: Very Good

277pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial boards, glossy. Illustrated. This copy signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Covers locations in California, Texas, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico. Corners bumped. View more info

Veraneo En Mexico

By: Waldorf, Paul D.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1969

Edition: Sixth Printing.

Seller ID: 015449

Condition: Very Good

152pp. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Spanish language. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Sculpture of Ancient Mexico

By: Westheim, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday Anchor: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022765

Condition: Very Good

69pp. + 4pp. adverts. Illustrated with 96 b+w illustrations. English and Spanish language. Ownership inscription to the half title. Some creasing. View more info