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1 The Last of the Seris
Coolidge, Dan and Mary Roberts Coolidge
New York E. P. Dutton 1939 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Beige cloth boards (very lightly soiled) with black decoration on cover (Indian art) and black lettering on spine. Some wear to bottom board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 264 pgs. with index. Frontis photograph of Kino Bay at Sunset. 8vo. Native American. 007733

Price: 15.00 USD
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2 The Days of Ofelia
Diamant, Gertrude
Houghton Mifflin 1942 Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket John O'-Hara Cosgrove, illustrator 
Very clean red-orange cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean color illustrated endpapers. 226 pgs. Very clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, with a few very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "The interpretation of one race to another is neccesary task for the writer of today. This book cuts through the plaster facade of Meico and shows you a living people." 8vo. Mexico. 009519

Price: 12.00 USD
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3 The Goblins of Eros
Eyster, Warren
New York Random House 1957 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with black title box, silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 370 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Historical Fiction. 011206

Price: 15.00 USD
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An Artist Passes, Giusti, Arndt
4 An Artist Passes
Giusti, Arndt
New York Dodd Mead 1929 First edition Hardcover Very Good no dustjacket 
First Edition, with 1929 on title page and copyright page, no additional printings listed. Brown cloth boards with illustration of man in sombrero on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Slightest hint of soiling; no bumping or fraying, very light surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean. Clean cactus decorated endpapers. Previous owner name and date neatly penned in top corner of front free endpaper. 238 pgs. 017628

Price: 15.00 USD
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Gringos in Paradise - An American Couple Builds Their Retirement Dream House in a Seaside Village in Mexico, Golson, Barry
5 Gringos in Paradise - An American Couple Builds Their Retirement Dream House in a Seaside Village in Mexico
Golson, Barry
New York Scribner 2006 0743276353 / 9780743276351 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean mustard yellow boards with bright white spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 325 pages with index. Clean crisp dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024214

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Death in the Sanchez Family, Lewis, Oscar
6 A Death in the Sanchez Family
Lewis, Oscar
New York Random House 1969 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean ivory cloth boards with gold and black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square. Pages and edges are clean and bright; clean endpapers, with no names, writing or marks. 119 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, has a few tiny closed edge tears at bottom corner of inside front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A poignant account of how the poor die, as it follows the death of an old woman in Mexico. 8vo. Mexico. 014312

Price: 20.00 USD
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Diplomatic Days, O'Shaughnessy, Edith
7 Diplomatic Days
O'Shaughnessy, Edith
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1917 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in excellent original dustjacket. Very clean unfaded red cloth boards with gold lettering, line border and small eagle design on cover, gold lettering and eagle design on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 338 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Very clean DUSTJACKET with author's photo on front panel is unclipped, unchipped, with hint of edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful collectible quality first edition. The author takes the reader into her intimate confidence as she tells of her many contacts with men and women who have played their parts in changing the course of world history and have contributed to the interest and charm of diplomatic society. 015134

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Myths of Mexico & Peru, Spence, Lewis
8 The Myths of Mexico & Peru
Spence, Lewis
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1913 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Gilbert James and William Sewell 
Decorated American trade binding. Clean brown cloth boards with red and black decoration on cover and spine, gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spots of wear to upper and lower spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, gilt top page edges. 367 pgs. with index and glossary. 60 full page illustrations + drawings and maps. Gilbert James and William Sewell Illustrators. 011558

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Forgotten Village, Steinbeck, John
9 The Forgotten Village
Steinbeck, John
New York Viking Press May 1941 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige buckram cloth boards with green decoration on cover, green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with green top-stained upper page edges. Tasteful previous owner bookplate centered on front free endpaper. With 136 photographs from the film of the same name. 143 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), small bit of surface wear at top spine corner, a few short closed edge tears. Best book and dust jacket we have seen of this title! Jacket enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Steinbeck non-fiction story of a small village of Santiago in the foothills of the mountains of Mexico, and the coming of modern medicine to the native people there. This was made into a documentary film released in 1941. 023617

Price: 200.00 USD
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10 To Conquer a Peace: The War Between the United States and Mexico
Weems, John Edward
Garden City Doubleday 1974 0385006950 / 9780385006958 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in unclipped jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or marks. 500 pp. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean jacket is not price clipped (12.50 on front inside flap), has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, short closed edge tears, small abrasion (size of pea) on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019843

Price: 14.00 USD
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Gods of Teotihuacan, Wiesenthal, M.
11 Gods of Teotihuacan
Wiesenthal, M.
New York Crescent Books 1978 84-7424-068-9 / 9788474240689 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are bright and clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with over 200 beautiful color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, with just a touch of wear at top & bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 10". 005007

Price: 14.00 USD
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