Lanham, MD: Madison Books, 1986. Hardcover. First Edition. Inscribed by author on ffep: "for Barry - You will appreciate the Vietnam connection, I'm sure - here we go again! Want to get in it now or later? Sol 9-24-86 Washington, D.C." Sol Sanders was a long-time foreign correspondent for a variety of publications. The book is inscribed to Barry Zorthian, the noted U.S. government spokesman in Vietnam during the war, and is from his collection. Bound in red cloth with black, green and red dustjacket. Near fine condition. 222 pages. CENT/010913. Near Fine.
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RIo de Janiero, 1939. Paperback. 4to. Very good in tan wraps with dark blue title to front and spine panels. Minor creasing to spine, minor soiling and foxing to wraps, and light chipping to edges. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations and charts throughout. 424 pages. Latin America and the Caribbean. SAM1/3290. Very Good.
Sao Paulo Brazil: Folha de S. Paulo, 1987. Hardcover. Folio. SCARCE. A collection of 174 selected first pages of the Portuguese language newspaper "Folha de S. Paulo" from 1925 - 1987. This newspaper, printed in Sao Paulo Brazil, has one of the largest circulations in Latin America. Black paper covered boards with paper title label pasted down to front board. Clean, bright interior. Multicolored dust jacket with black title and white publisher's name to spine panel. Minor wear to edges and minor rubbing to panels of jacket. 192 pages. CENT/092607. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket.
1939. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo. Blue leatherette wrappers with black title to front panel. Spine ends are worn. Wrappers are very clean. Tightly bound. Interior is clean with many photographic illustrations. Presented from previous owner, who was a navy captain aboard this cruise, along with a map, and snapshot. An amusing read. 142 pp. SOAMER/033004. Very Good +.
Mexico: Gobierno del stado de Veracruz-Llave, Fundacion ICA, 1999. Hardcover. Text in Spanish with some English. Blue cloth boards with embossed title to spine and front cover. Minor soiling to spine and boards, but clean ovearll. Clean and bright interior filled with full color illustrations. In illustrated dust jacket with black spine panel titled in white. Light rubbing to jacket and minor wear to edges of boards. A beautifully produced book. Includes laid-in pamphlet from the 1er Congreso Nacional de la Federacion Mexicana de Asociaciones de Amigos de los Museos, held in 2000. Size: Quarto. 318 pages. SOAMER/021419. Fine / Near Fine.
Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck, 1966. Hardcover. Near fine grey cloth boards with green and gilt title to spine. Minor wear to edges and corners. Pristine interior with 59 full color tipped-in plates of Guatemalan costumes drawn by Josephine Wood. Each plate is accompanied by a full description of the costume and details about how it is worn, by whom, materials, etc. Tight binding. Very good plus black dust jacket with minor wear to edges. 154 pages plus a fold-out map. LATAM4/1172. Near Fine / Very Good.
San Francisco: San Francisco Book Company, 1977. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth backed orange paper covered boards with silver title to spine. Minor wear to spine ends. Light toning to end pages. Front interior hinge is starting though binding remains very tight. Else is clean and bright. Red and black dust jacket with red title to front panel and white title to spine. Wear to dust jacket includes minor fading to spine, minor chipping to spine ends and corners, and minor rubbing. 247 pages. Latin America. LATAM/080311. Very Good + in Very Good Minus DJ.
St. Paul, Minn. Privately Printed, 1896. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. 8vo. Black leather backed, blue cloth covered boards. Heavy chipping to spine, which has been coated in a shiny substance. Title is partially missing. Bumping to corners and minor rubbing to boards. Interior is clean and bright with illustrated frontis and photographic illustrations throughout. Frontis has intact tissue guard. Inscription to front free end page reads "To William G. Daugherty, Esq., With the regards of the author. June 1, 1904." Excellent candidate for rebacking. Index, 491 pages. BOB/032818. Good +.