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THE DONKEY INSIDE

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1941

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12511


224p. Jacket edges scraped and corners worn with back lightly soiled. Author and illustrator of the Madeleine series recounts his adventures during 3 trips to South America, where he found in Ecuador the "continent epitomized." Author received the 1954 Caldecott Award for Madeleine's Rescue. 8 color plates. (8-3/4"x6") View more info

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20,000 LEAGUES BEHIND THE 8 BALL

By: Dodge, David

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H11231


246p. 1st printing. Book plate on front pastedown, cover edges sunned, jacket has creased tears and chips to edges with cup mark on back. Dodge humorously relates his adventures in South America with his wife and young daughter. Jacket design by Irv Koons. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

VENEZUELA'S MOVIMIENTO AL SOCIALISMO FROM GUERILLA DEFEAT TO INNOVATIVE POLITICS

By: Ellner, Steve; Foreword by Michael L. Conniff

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 1988

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H9208


xvi, 262p. Jacket has light wear to edges and spine sunned. Includes bibliography. 4 b&w photo plates. (9-3/8"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE GENTLE PEOPLE: A JOURNEY AMONG THE INDIAN TRIBES OF GUIANA

By: Henfrey, Colin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1964

Seller ID: H11196


[286p.] Cover cloth spotted with corners bumped, jacket edges creased, chipped and torn. Includes glossary and selected bibliography. Jacket design by Ralph Mabey. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates and frontispiece. (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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CONFLICT AND SOLIDARITY IN A GUIANESE PLANTATION (LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS MONOGRAPHS ON SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY, NO. 25)

By: Jayawardena, Chandra

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, The Athlone Press, University of London: 1963

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H11198


[xii], [160p.] Former owner's name on front endpaper, rubbed jacket has chips and tears to edges. (8-3/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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THE CITY OF WOMEN

By: Landes, Ruth

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H11715


[viii], 248p 1st printing. Cover edges scraped, jacket has a long creased tear on back top edge and chips and smaller tears to edges. Account of the practices and customs of candomblé, the African-Brazilian cult as practiced in Salvador de Bahia. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info