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The Hills Around Havana, Bottume, Carl
1 The Hills Around Havana
Bottume, Carl
New York Appleton Century 1948 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with (1) on last page of text, in clean unclipped jacket. Green cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying, hint of light surface wear at bottom spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 297 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chip at top front panel edge, very small chip at top spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A romantic novel set in Havana, Cuba, with its lush setting, slightly shopworn grandeur, and its all-night bars. 020435

Price: 60.00 USD
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Rites of Rhythm: The Music of Cuba, Farr, Jory
2 Rites of Rhythm: The Music of Cuba
Farr, Jory
New York William Morrow 2003 0060090308 / 9780060090302 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean bright dust jacket. As new condition (small remainder mark on bottom text block edge). Very clean orange boards with red spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with photographs. 261 pages. Clean bright jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023771

Price: 15.00 USD
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Hemingway in Cuba, Hilary Hemingway; Carlene Brennan
3 Hemingway in Cuba
Hilary Hemingway; Carlene Brennan
New York Rugged Land 2003 159071010X / 9781590710104 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition, First Printing (with full number line) in clean unchipped jacket. Gorgeous brown cloth boards with coppery metallic lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful sepia-tone photographs. 146 pages with bibliography. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn - no chipping, no tears. Enclsoed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025927

Price: 25.00 USD
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INFANTE'S INFERNO, Infante, G. Cabrera
4 INFANTE'S INFERNO
Infante, G. Cabrera
Dalkey Archive Press 2005 1564783847 / 9781564783844 First Paperback Fine 
First Dalkey Archive Press Edition, softcover. Fine condition. Clean, no wear, no creasing, "as new" condition. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine and the author. 410 pp. A novel about what life was like in Cuba in the pre-Castro days. 020963

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Sugar Island, Ivonne Lamazares
5 The Sugar Island
Ivonne Lamazares
Boston / New York Houghton Mifflin 2000 0395860407 / 9780395860403 First Trade Cloth Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, author's debut novel in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean tan boards with clean beige cloth spine, metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 205 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024637

Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Cuba Libre
Leonard, Elmore
New York Delacorte Press 1998 0-385-32383-2 / 9780385323833 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Very clean black boards with clean black cloth spine, bright orange lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 343 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A spellbinding journey into the heart and soul of the Cuban revolution of a hundred years ago. 8vo. Fiction. 016026

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Long Reconnaissance, Murphy, John
7 The Long Reconnaissance
Murphy, John
Garden City Doubleday 1970 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in unchipped original jacket. Clean olive green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Clean olive green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 350 pp. Dustjacket is corner clipped at front inside flap (price of 5.95 still present), no chips or tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A Major on detached duty with a taste for other people's lives and wives which takes him from the Georgetown social whirl to a hostile beach in Cuba. 020023

Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Cuba: The Making of a Revolution
Ruiz, Ramon Eduardo
The University of Massachusetts Press 1968 First Hard Cover Good Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. One tiny bump to upper corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Previous owner UNDERLINING of numerous passages throughout. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 190 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has two very short closed edge tears, slight wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Cuba. 009631

Price: 10.00 USD
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Inside the Wire: A Military Intelligence Soldier's Eyewitness Account of Life at Guantanamo, Saar, Erik and Viveca Novak
9 Inside the Wire: A Military Intelligence Soldier's Eyewitness Account of Life at Guantanamo
Saar, Erik and Viveca Novak
New York, New York, U.S.A. Penguin Press 2005 1-59420-066-1 / 9781594200663 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
AS NEW first edition, first printing. Very clean black boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 292 pgs. Errata slip laid in. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A gripping portrait of one soldier's six months at the terrorist detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba--a powerful, searing journey into a surreal world completely unique in the American experience and a vital account of the real story "inside the wire". 8vo. Political. 015383

Price: 15.00 USD
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Havana La Vida (The Elephant's Eye), Schommer, Alberto
10 Havana La Vida (The Elephant's Eye)
Schommer, Alberto
Woodstock, NY Overlook Hardcover 1994 0879517166 / 9780879517168 First Hardcover Near Fine Near FIne Jacket 
First Edition, first printing, in clean unchipped original dust jacket. Clean black boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Size is approximately 11-1/2" x 14-1/2". 140 gorgeous quadratone photographs. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (65.00 on front inside flap), enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. These images, moving and vibrant yet sweetly fragile, were taken during four short trips in which photographer, Alberto Schommer immersed himself in this seductive capital, taking over 3,000 pictures and then carefully choosing these 140 images. From the famed Floridita bar, birthplace ofthe daiuiri, to the sultry sands of its famed beaches; from the decaying majesty of its splendid architecture to the remarkable spirit of its people -- all are stunningly captured by Schommer's discerning eye. 025122

Price: 65.00 USD
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Beautiful Scenes of America - From Battery Park to the Golden Gate, Stoddard, John L.
11 Beautiful Scenes of America - From Battery Park to the Golden Gate
Stoddard, John L.
Saalfield Publishing Co. 1902 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition, with 1902 on title page and 1902 on copyright page. Size 11" x 13-1/2". Green cloth boards with black lettering and line border decoration on cover. Very small spot of wear to one lower spine corner. Faint soiling to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned on front fixed endpaper. Vertical crease to front free endpaper. Full page photographs of scenes across America, including Niagara Falls, Grants Tomb, Golden Gate Bridge, West Point, various areas of New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, New England, New Jersey, Maryland, Bermuda, Savannah, Georgia, Florida, Colorado and more; also photos of Cuba, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada. Descriptions by John L. Stoddard. Unpaginated. (128 pages). 020134

Price: 80.00 USD
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Voyage of the Damned, Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
12 Voyage of the Damned
Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
New York Stein and Day 1974 0-8128-1694-3 / 9780812816945 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean orange boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying, hint of slightest surface ware to bottom front board edge, very negligible. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers (illustrated with maps). No names, writing or marks. 317 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has one short closed edge tear, hint of wear at spine edges, small price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Story of the luxury ocean liner "St. Louis" which sailed from Hamburg, Germany on May 13, 1939 (one of the last ships to leave Nazi Germany before World War II erupted). Aboard were 937 Jews--some had already been in concentration camps--who believed hey had brought visas to enter Cuba. 8vo. World War II. 012983

Price: 15.00 USD
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Voyage of the Damned, Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
13 Voyage of the Damned
Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
New York Stein and Day 1974 0-8128-1694-3 / 9780812816945 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean orange boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No surface wear, slight hint of bumping to corner tips. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers (illustrated with maps). No names, writing or marks. 317 pgs. with bibliography. Bright dustjacket, lightly soiled. Light edgewear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Story of the luxury ocean liner "St. Louis" which sailed from Hamburg, Germany on May 13, 1939 (one of the last ships to leave Nazi Germany before World War II erupted). Aboard were 937 Jews--some had already been in concentration camps--who believed hey had brought visas to enter Cuba. 8 Vo. World War II. 014657

Price: 15.00 USD
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