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Image for <b> Perla salina de barro y azul </b>[Venezuela]

Perla salina de barro y azul [Venezuela]

By: Delia Rengifo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Venezuela, Banco Industrial de Venezuela: 2003

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 009479


SIGNED by photographer with an inscription. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Dust jacket has light edge wear. Full color photographs of Margarita Island, Venezuela highlighting folk art and the scenery. First Edition, First Printing. 32cm ; 12.5 inches tall. 223 pages. FIRMADO por fotógrafo con una inscripción. Encuadernaciones ajustadas y cuadradas. Texto limpio, desgaste moderado de manejo. La sobrecubierta tiene u... View more info

Image for ...<b>The Real South America  </b>

...The Real South America

By: Domville-Fife, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, Routledge,: 1922

Seller ID: 005043


An insightful tour of South America by a long-time London Times reporter. 55 photo illustrations and 4 maps . Red cloth covered boards Some fading to cloth. Bindings tight and square. Edge wear with some corner rubbing. Spine worn. View more info

Image for <b>Haunts of High Adventure. Sidelights and Cameos on Travels in Venezuela, Panama, Mexico, Cuba and the West Indies. </b>

Haunts of High Adventure. Sidelights and Cameos on Travels in Venezuela, Panama, Mexico, Cuba and the West Indies.

By: Etherton, Percy Thomas

Price: $12.95

Publisher: London:, John Long Limited,: [no date; c1940]<br>

Edition: First Edition.<br>

Seller ID: 005061


200 pages with index. Lacks jacket. Bindings square and firm. Moderate handling wear. Gift inscription. Text clean. 200 pages with index. View more info

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Seven Horizons

By: Finger, Charles J.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Garden City, New York:, Doubleday, Doran, & Company,: 1930.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008284


A "literary adventure-biography" relating world travels and the author’s life. Finger was part of the literary circle that included Bernard Shaw, Cunningham Grahame and their group of young social philosophers. Before beginning an adventure in Patagonia and Africa. The epitaph on Finger's gravestone is "This voyage done, set sail and steer once more to further landfall on some nobler shore."Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moder... View more info

Image for ...<b>Ecuador: Portrait of a People.</b>

...Ecuador: Portrait of a People.

By: Franklin,Albert B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City:, Doubleday & Co.,: 1943

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005124


Tan linin covered boards. Bindings firm and square. Light shelf handling. Dust jacket has age fading. Wear with some loss to edges and corners. Now in a new clear Mylar protective sleeve. 326 pages with index. 9.25 inches tall. View more info

Image for ...<b>Costas De Venezuela  </b>

...Costas De Venezuela

By: Gazso, Gabriel

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Caracas, Venezuela:, Editorial Aurora,:

Seller ID: 007139


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling and some slight yellowing on a few pages; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Text in Spanish and English. View more info

Image for ...<b>Journey to Ollantaytambo: In the Sacred Valley of the Incas.</b>

...Journey to Ollantaytambo: In the Sacred Valley of the Incas.

By: Hubbard, Ethan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: White River Junction, Vermont, U.S.A., Chelsea Green Pub Co.,: 1990:

Seller ID: 003416


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality,Photographer Hubbard ( First Light ) is as accomplished in the use of language as in the use of the camera. The 71 black-and-white pictures here convey the ageless dignity of people and places, though their slightly romanticized aura fails to reflect some of the harsher realities Hubbard writes of. The accompanying text also captures and preserves moments in time in simple, lyrical prose. View more info

Image for ...<b>Running the Amazon  </b><br>

...Running the Amazon

By: Kane, Joe

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf,: 1989.<br>

Seller ID: 007522


Unused, unread, some aging on edges due to shelf wear. Dust jacket is price clipped but in very good shape. A firsthand account of an expedition traveling the entire 4,200 mile Amazon River from its source to the Atlantic Ocean. View more info

Image for <b> Seven Keys to Brazil  </b>

Seven Keys to Brazil

By: Kelsey, Vera

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Funk & Wagnalls,: 1945.<br>

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 008285


Supplemented by authentic maps and profusely illustrated the volume; Notes. Bibliography. Index.offers a complete introduction to pre-World War II Brazil, covering the land, people, culture, folkways, scenic wonders and geography. Decorated endpages. Green cloth covered boards. Stamped green spine titles. Bindings square and tight. Text clean. Pictorial Dust jacket by artist Stephen J. Voophies with the price of $3.00 has spine-fading with small losses at corner... View more info

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Under Argentine Skies

By: Kirkwood Kenneth P.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Privately Printed by the author: 1945

Seller ID: 009788


Three-color illustrated stiff wraps with flyleaf. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Some hand-soiling to wraps. 8vo; 21 cm.; 8 inches tall; 266 pages; illustrated with a sketch map of the country and 29 sepia photographs. The author recounts his travels across the pampas of Argentina to the Andes and then into the northern provinces. View more info

Image for <b>Up the Mazaruni for Diamonds  </b><br>[British Guiana ]

Up the Mazaruni for Diamonds
[British Guiana ]

By: Lavarre, William J.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Boston, Marshall Jones Company: 1922

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010039


An account of a river trip up the Mazaruni from Georgetown, British Guiana in search of diamonds. "LaVarre is adventuring in the right spirit. His diamond hunting is instructive as well as interesting. He has brought back from the field information which will help others who intend to traverse similar trails." Anthony Fiala August 11, 1919. The fast-paced narrative style shows the enthusiasm and revels details of adventures. Though the book does not descri... View more info

Image for <b>El Vino Chileno Una geografia optima.  Chilean wine an ideal geography </b>

El Vino Chileno Una geografia optima. Chilean wine an ideal geography

By: Le Blanc, Magdalena

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Chile, Ocho Libros Editores, 2000,: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009654


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality but an inscription from the patriarch of the Errazuriz family on their title page. ------- No flaws text is in English and Spanish. Beautifully illustrated. 4to; 30cm.; 11.75 inches tall; 271 pages with bibliography and notes. View more info

Image for ...<b> Yankee Caballero </b><br>

... Yankee Caballero

By: Merryman, William N.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York:, National Travel Club,: 1940

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 006618


The thrilling personal adventure of a light-hearted soldier of fortune. The author had adventures in much of South America. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minimal edge wear. View more info

Image for …<b>In the Wilds of South America Six Years of Exploration in Colombia, Venezuela, British Guiana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil.</b>

In the Wilds of South America Six Years of Exploration in Colombia, Venezuela, British Guiana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil.

By: Miller, Leo E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1919.

Edition: First Edition – Second Printing.

Seller ID: 005971


This narrative emphasis is the natural history of the region. :424 pages with index. 9.25 inches tall. Over 70 black and white photographs; folding map in back, Tissue-guarded colored photo frontispiece. Bindings square and very tight. Text clean with previous owner’s name on front-free-endpage. Light handling wear. Some wrinkle to rear edge of spine. View more info

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Retratos Do Brasil (Portraits of Brazil)

By: Saldanha, Paula ; Werneck, Roberto

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Companhia das Letras: 1994

Seller ID: 009385


Text in English and Portuguese. INSCRIBED by Paula Saldanha in Portuguese. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. 12.25 inches tall; 31 cm Full color vibrant photography; color maps ; 233 pages. View more info

Image for <b>The Four Winds: A Shaman's Odyssey into the Amazon  </b>

The Four Winds: A Shaman's Odyssey into the Amazon

By: Villoldo, Alberto; Jendresen, Erik

Price: $24.00

Publisher: San Franscisco, Harper and Row: 1990

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009651


A psychologist-turned-shaman relates his experiences with ayahuasca, or the "vine of death," as he explores the subconscious amid Inca ruins in Peru. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Unopened, unread. No flaws but some age-toning to jacket and edges. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24.5cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 265 pages. View more info

Image for <b>Colombia Desde El Aire  </b>

Colombia Desde El Aire

By: Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo ; Villegas, Benjamin

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Bogota, Vilegas Editores Ltda: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009386


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. ------ Unused sin abrir; no hay defectos pero desgaste de plataforma mínima por menor. Text in Spanish. Full color photography. 12.25 inches, 32 cm tall; 192 pages. View more info

Image for ...<b>Chumbivilcas Golden Lassos.</b>

...Chumbivilcas Golden Lassos.

By: [Peru] Leon, Rafo

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Peru, Cobol Aseores Graficos,: 2014

Edition: Limited Edition of 500

Seller ID: 005982


Text in English. Richly illustrated with color photographs. This production was made to recognize and celebrate the authenticity of local culture. This area of the Andes has always been remote and this project increases the appreciation of Chumbivilcan culture. No flaws to book but minuscule marking on edge of dust. Giftable. 259 pages. 13 inches tall. View more info