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Image for <b>Cuba With Pen and Pencil  </b><br>[19th Century, Travel]

Cuba With Pen and Pencil
[19th Century, Travel]

By: Hazard, Samuel

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Miami, Florida:, Editorial Cubana,: 1989.

Edition: Reproduction

Seller ID: 007903

Condition: 8.25 inches tall. <br>


A very attractive and quality reproduction of this important text. Samuel Hazard after fighting in the Civil War went to Cuba to begin working on a guidebook to the island of Cuba. Over a period of several months he traveled throughout what was then still a Spanish colony. Dark brown leatherette covers with gilt titles and decorations. Titles in red band.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Still Giftable. Illustrated with hundreds of the author's own sketches. View more info

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Greater Miami Spirit of Cuban Enterprise

By: Miguel Gonzalez-Pando [Editor]

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ft.Lauderdale, Florida:, Copperfield Publishers,: 1996.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007930

ISBN: 0964710609


A journey of photo and text into the Miami of the Cuban exile. Lavishly illustrated with historical and more recent photographs many in color of the Cuban experience and the flavor they have added to Greater Miami. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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A Field Guide to the Common Trees and Large Shrubs of Puerto Rico

By: Ashton, P. Mark S

Price: $39.95

Publisher: [New Haven, Ct.], Tropical Resources Institute, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies,: 1985

Seller ID: 011315

Condition: Very Good


Cover title with misspelling: Forester's Field Guide to the Trees and Shubs of Puerto Rico. Second Edition. Spiral-bound printed cardstock; 8.5 inches tall; 136 pages with index and glossary. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Minor hand soiling on the covers. Illustrations by the author. View more info

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The Cuban Revolution: Years of Promise

By: Babun, Teo A.; Triay, Victor Andres

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,: 2005.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010085

ISBN: 0813028604


With vivid, unfiltered photographs, an insider tells the story of the Cuban Revolution as it unfolds. These raw photos, combined with the narrative text of Teo A. Babún Jr. and Cuban-American historian Victor Triay, offer a one-of-a-kind perspective on the complex story of the Cuban Revolution. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve, View more info

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Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique de Cuba (caption title)

By: Buchon, Jean Alexandre

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Paris, Unknown: 1825

Seller ID: 010807

Condition: Very Good


Engraved map. 38x49 cm (15 x19.25 inches) plus text at sides and bottom, on sheet 52x67.5 cm (20.5 by 26.5 inches). Well-engraved Hand-colored map of Cuba. French text borders on three sides, describing the religious, commercial, historical and other aspects of life on Cuba. The map appeared in Buchon's edition of Carey & Lea's Atlas, which was highly prized not only for its cartographic information but for the marvelous information about each of the states and territories included. The atlas was issued in 6 editions in English, French & German, between 1822 and 1827. The French ... View more info

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A Taste of Cuba: Recipes from the Cuban-American Community

By: Creen, Linette

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Dutton Adult: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010859

ISBN: 0525249702

Condition: New


Despite the widespread popularity of Caribbean food, there are few books devoted solely to Cuban food. Creen's welcome contribution includes both traditional dishes such as Ropa Vieja and innovative Cuban-American creations such as Conch Fritters with Cilantro Dipping Sauce. This unique book is recommended for most collections.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 323 pages with index. View more info

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To Cuba and Back. A Vacation Voyage

By: Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor and Fields: 1859

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010733

Condition: Near Fine


Best known as the author of Two Years Before the Mast, Dana only authored three books and this travelogue has significance as his travels were in 1859, while the U.S. Senate was considering whether the United States should try to annex the Spanish possession of Cuba.His narrative includes his visits to Havana, a sugar plantation, a bullfight, and various churches, hospitals, schools, and prisons. Both as a writer and as a lawyer, he was a champion of the downtrodden, from seamen to fugitive slaves and hos views are expressed in this volume. [wiki] Original brown pebble cloth, sp... View more info

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A Taste of Old Cuba: More Than 150 Recipes for Delicious, Authentic, and Traditional Dishes

By: De O'Higgins, Maria Josefa Lluria

Price: $35.00

Publisher: William Morrow Cookbooks / Harper Collins Pub.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010273

ISBN: 0060169648

Condition: New


SIGNED by the Author without inscription. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. An evocative feast for all the senses, A Taste of Old Cuba combines a Cuban expatriate's charming and vivid memories of a childhood on the idyllic island before Castro's revolution with more than 150 recipes for delicious, authentic, and traditional Cuban dishes. [Publisher] View more info

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Little Cuba Libre

By: Duggan, Janie Prichard

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Company: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011163

Condition: Near Fine


The story of a little girl and her part in the revolt against Spain. Illustrated with four rather nice monochromatic b/w plates by Nana French Bickford. First Edition, First Printing. 12mo. 7.5 inches tall; 282 pages. Pictorial tan cloth stamped in blue and green, Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear; gift inscription on front free endpaper. View more info

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The Pride of Havana: A History of Cuban Baseball

By: Echevarria, Roberto Gonzalez

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York & Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 010272

ISBN: 0195069919

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. From the first amateur leagues of the 1860s to the exploits of Livan and Orlando "El Duque" Hernandez, here is the definitive history of baseball in Cuba. Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria expertly traces the arc of the game, intertwining its heroes and their stories with the politics, music, dance, and literature of the Cuban people. View more info

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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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Encumbered Cuba: Capital Markets and Revolt, 1878-1895

By: Fernández, Susan J.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, University Press of Florida: 2002

Seller ID: 011747

ISBN: 0813025648

Condition: Fine


A significant contribution to our understanding of the complex process of the Cuban struggle towards reforming and severing ties with Spain, this book disentangles the formerly unexplored financial and monetary factors at the center of Spain's interests and in so doing makes an original addition to the economic history of the ties between Cuba, Spain, and the United States. [Alfonso W. Quiroz, City University of New York] No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. 8vo; 9.25 inches tall; 204 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. View more info

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Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of The West Indies

By: Fielding Lucas, Jr.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Published by Carey & Lea: 1822

Seller ID: 010804

Condition: Very Good


A map from Carey and Lea's A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas. One of the most detailed maps of the Bahama Islands to appear in a Commercial Atlas. Lengthy narrative text below includes details about the islands, climates, towns, soils, government and history of each. Carey & Lea's Atlas is highly prized not only for its cartographic information but the marvelous information about each of the states and territories which is included. The atlas was issued in 6 editions in English, French & German between 1822 and 1827. Considered the best atlas of nine... View more info

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Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of Cuba and The Bahama Islands

By: Fielding Lucas, Jr.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Published by Carey & Lea: 1822

Seller ID: 010805

Condition: Very Good


A map from Carey and Lea's A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas. One of the most detailed maps of the Bahama Islands to appear in a Commercial Atlas. Lengthy narrative text below includes details about the islands, climates, towns, soils, government and history of each. Considered the best atlas of nineteenth century America.Carey & Lea's Atlas is highly prized not only for its cartographic information but the marvelous information about each of the states and territories which is included. The atlas was issued in 6 editions in English, French & German b... View more info

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Indian and Spanish Selected Writings

By: Goggin, John M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Coral Gables, Florida, University of Miami Press: 1964

Seller ID: 008118

Condition: Very Good


Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning; more-so in the preliminaries. Moderate handling wear. Bookplate. Dust Jacket unclipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has toned from original white. View more info

Image for <b> The Story of Cuba Her Struggles for Liberty... The Cause, Crisis and Destiny of the Pearl of the Antilles </b>

The Story of Cuba Her Struggles for Liberty... The Cause, Crisis and Destiny of the Pearl of the Antilles

By: Halstead, Murat

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio, The Werner Company: 1898

Seller ID: 010775

Condition: Very Good


Popular piece on the history of the Cuban nationalist struggle against Spain. This reprint edition was published in the same year as the outbreak of the Spanish-American War, 1898. The tone is of US imperialism through 400 years of history are covered.Sixth Edition revised to date. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Illustrated with Half-tone and lithograph plates many photographic reproductions, original drawings including the Battle Ship Maine. View more info

Image for War Map and History of Cuba with separate map of Porto Rico and West Indies and also including the opening of the Spanish American War from the latest official sources.

War Map and History of Cuba with separate map of Porto Rico and West Indies and also including the opening of the Spanish American War from the latest official sources.

By: Hannaford, E. (Lieut)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Mast, Crowell and Kirkpatrick: 1898

Seller ID: 010796

Condition: Very Good


An excellent description of Cuba, causes of discontent, commencement of the War, Naval War localities, index to War map and much more. Stapled printed wraps. 5.75 inches tall; 64 pages with an index of the war map. Sunlight Series No. 120. Two folding maps 1) color map of Cuba with its provinces, railroads, cities, towns, harbors, bays etc. copyrighted in 1897; 19.5 by 14 inches; 2) map of Porto Rico and the West Indies. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, age-toned as expected. Moderate shelf handling wear. Both maps present and are in good condition. View more info

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...Looking at Cuba: Essays on Culture and Civil Society

By: Hernandez, Rafael

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,: 2003.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007424

ISBN: 0813026423


"A refreshing and insightful analysis of the real Cuba as seen by one of the country's leading intellectuals. Rafael Hernández should be commended for disclosing to the rest of us a complex, sophisticated, thoughtful, and realistic assessment of the relationship of culture and politics in the making of present-day Cuba."--Nelson Valdes, University of New MexicoNo Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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A Century of Cuban Writers in Florida

By: Hospital, Carolina; Cantera, Jorge [Editors]

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Sarasota, FL, Pineapple Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010346

ISBN: 1561641049

Condition: New


An anthology of the writings of 33 of the most important Cuban men and women of letters, such as Felix Varela, Jose Marti, Juana Borrero, Jose Yglesias, and Ricardo Pau-Llosa. The works are presented in English, most translated here for the first time. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Cuba Anatomy of a Revolution

By: Huberman, Leo; Sweezy, Paul

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Monthly Review Press,: 1960.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007487


The author's offer to set the "record straight" sets forth an apology for the Revolution. Interesting piece of propaganda. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Illustrated with photographs. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minimal handling wear. View more info