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En Pleno Día

by Gómez-Correa, Enrique

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51 pp. volume of poetry from the Chilean Surrealist poet and diplomat, with illustrations from Italian-American Surrealist painter Enrico Donati, many poems untitled, some with titles such as "Los seres permeables", "El espíritu objetivo", "El espíritu subjetivo", "Otra vez el mundo ético", and "Mandrágora, arte poético". Scattered illustrations throughout. 4to. Original wrpps. with cover illustration from Donati, some very… Read more
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image of 450 Años de Lucha: Homenaje al Pueblo Mexicano (title from cover). 146 Estampas de la Lucha del Pueblo de Mexico: Obra Colectiva de los Artistas del Taller de Grafica Popular en Mexico (subtitle from portfolio flap)

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(12) pp. introductory material including illustrated title, preface, and list of plates with historical notes by Enrique Ramirez y Ramirez and Alberto Morales Jimenez, 144 plates with original full-page prints (many printed in color, most on colored paper stock) that reflect the independent and revolutionary spirit of the Mexican people and the aims of artist members of the Taller.… Read more
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$2,950.00
image of AS Artes Plásticas No Brasil. Antecedentes, Artes Indigenas e Populares, Artes Aplicadas. Volume I.

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The first volume from a three-volume set on the art of Brazil, 296 pp., edited and with an introduction by Rodrigo M. F. de Andrade, this volume containing essays on archaeology, indigenous art, Portuguese antecedents, furniture, goldsmithing, ceramics, and other topics, contributors include Frederico Barata, Gastão Cruls, Cecilia Meireles, Reinaldo dos Santos, J. Wasth Rodrigues, José Gisella Valladares, and… Read more
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$150.00
image of Revista Número. Sí, Sí; No, No. Numbers 1 (January 1930) through 23/24 (December 1931) (all published)

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A complete run in 24 issues bound in one volume of the short-lived Argentinian literary and cultural journal, issues approx. 8-16 pp., edited by Julio Fingerit, containing prose and poetry together with articles of cultural interest on topics such as architecture, romanticism, the modern novel, art, woodcuts, folklore, James Joyce, Thomas Mann, feminism, Cocteau, religious icons, opera, and many… Read more
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$8,500.00
image of U.S. Instigator. U.S. Author. U.S. Perpetrator: 12 Years of Aggressions

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A scarce May 25, 1970, special edition of the Cuban newspaper Granma, the official organ of the Cuban Communist Party, 48 pp., chronicling the history of American aggression towards Cuba following the Cuban Revolution and the start of Communist rule in 1959, including coverage of the perceived and actual transgressions of the CIA and American military, machinations of the… Read more
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$850.00
image of El Ornitorrinco. Revista de Literatura. Later subtitle: Revista Contagiosa. No. 1 (Oct/Nov 1977) through No. 14 (July/Aug 1986) (all published)

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A complete run in 14 issues of the Argentinian literary journal, issues approx. 26-30 pp. each, edited by Abelardo Castillo and Liliana Heker, containing prose, poetry, essays, interviews, and criticism, including contributions from Isidoro Blaistein, Cristina Piña, Liliana Heker, Guillermo Boido, Elia Parra, Luis Prieto, Juan Miguel García Fernandez, Joyce Cary, Edna Pozzi, Juan José Manauta, Lewis Carroll, Ernest… Read more
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$3,000.00
image of Cuaderno de la Plata. No. 1 (October 1968) through No. 7 (November 1972) (all published)

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A complete run in seven fascicules of the Argentinian cultural and political journal, edited by Luis Aznar and Guillermo Korn, born out of the socialist branch of the Reforma Universitaria, each issue with a specific focus topic and subtitle, celebrating the Reformation as a political-cultural and socialist movement, each issue containing essays, prose, poetry, and cartoons. Scattered illustrations throughout… Read more
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$1,950.00
image of Jettatore. Semanario Ilustrado de Actualidades. Year I, No. 1 (7 March 1907) through Year I, No. 17 (24 June 1907) (all published)

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A complete run in 17 issues of the rare Argentinian satirical literary magazine, under the editorial direction of Eduardo Lacasa, each issue approximately 32 pp. and containing photo essays, prose, poetry, cartoons, and caricatures, with contributions from an array of writers and artists including Nemesio Trejo, Chimosillo, Francisco Ortiga, Juan Pérez Zúñiga, Adolfo Poleró Escamilla, Leo Tolstoy, David Atwell,… Read more
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$4,500.00
image of Apertura. Revista Literaria. No. 1 (July 1965) through No. 13 (December 1972) (all published?)

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A likely complete run in 13 issues of the Argentinian literary journal, most issues approx. 12-18 pp., edited by poet and author Nelly Borroni MacDonald, the issues containing a mix of prose and poetry from a range of writers, including Sonia Leonhardt, Lermo Balbi, Arturo Lomello, Edgardo Pesante, Nelly Borroni MacDonald, Jorge Alberto Hernández, Alfonsina Storni, Miguel Angel Zanelli,… Read more
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image of Carpeta Cero. Prosa y Poesia. No. 1 (November 1969) through No. 4 (December 1970), together with special issue "Lealtad" (all published)

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Five issues in four unpaginated portfolios (including one double number), ca. 7-10 unbound signatures and folded leaves each, of the Argentinian arts and literature journal pairing artists' woodcuts with prose and poetry, including original prints by Hector Mazzoleni, Mario Cecconi, Daniel Zelaya, Linda Rendini, Omar Brachetti, Demetrio Urruchua, Victor Rebuffo, Bruno Widmann, Italo Grassi, Antonio Berni, Claudia Leiguarda, and… Read more
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image of Paranà: Columna Vertebral del Litoral, Rica Vena, Tenso Nervio, Clara Voz, De Argentina Intelectual. No. 1 (Winter 1941) through Nos. 4-7 (Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer 1943) (all published)

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A complete run, bound in two volumes, of the serial from the Argentinian coastal province, published during the second World War and edited by R. E. Montes i Bradley, devoted to recent developments in art, literature, and general culture both domestic and international, with contributions by numerous noted cultural figures and critics, illustrated in the text and with fine… Read more
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$3,000.00
image of Secret Anecdotes of the Revolution of the 18th Fructidor (September 4th, 1797); and New Memoirs of the Persons Deported to Guiana, Written by Themselves....Forming a Sequel to the "Narrative of General Ramel."

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215 pp. text of the first English edition of the letters and memoirs of a group of sixteen French army men deported to Guiana following the failed coup d'etat of September 4, 1797, with descriptions of events including escaping from prison, death in exile, and memoirs of the two who remained in Guiana. Table of contents. Not illustrated. Some… Read more
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$450.00
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La Traición de la OCI Unificada

by Moreno, Nahuel

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$1,250.00

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Unpaginated (approx. 123 pp.) typescript document comprising Moreno's theoretical essay on the OCI [Organización Comunista Internacionalista (unificada)] and Pierre Lambert and the French Trotskyists, first published publicly in Panorama Internacional, Año VI, No. 19, January 1982, divided into eleven chapters with titles such as "La teorìa de los campos burgueses progresivos", "El revisionismo en los partidos revolucionarios", "El frente… Read more
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image of Vistas de Chile (title from spine)

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Unpag. volume containing reproductions of early 19th-century photographs of landmarks and sites from around Chile, approximately 166 images total, views include buildings, monuments, cities, natural landscapes, harbors, and celebrations throughout the country, with a focus on Santiago, each photograph captioned below the image, specific sites within Santiago depicted include the observatory, cathedral, artillery barracks, university, parks, cemetery, Cerro Santa… Read more
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image of Señales. Le Habla al Pueblo en Su Proprio Idioma. Year I, No. 1 (27 Feb 1935) through Year IV, No. 162 (29 April 1938) (all published)

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A complete run in 4 years and 162 issues of the weekly Argentinian newspaper, each issue approx. 24 pp., founded by and under the editorial direction of Enrique Martinez de Castillo and Leo Rudi, with articles on current events including politics, the economy, education, and culture. Illustrated throughout with photographs, drawings, and cartoons. Folio. Orig. stapled self-wrpps., paper fairly… Read more
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image of Cuadernos de Poesía. Year I, No. 1 (Summer 1966) (all published)

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The first and only issue published, comprising a 162 pp. volume containing scholarly essays and criticism regarding Argentinian and Spanish poetry, edited by Alicia and Alfredo Andrés, on topics including realism, 1940's poets and poetry, and the Romantic poet Aloysius Bertrand, with contributions from Daniel Barros, Eduardo Romano, Horacio Jorge Becco, César Fernández Moreno, Pilar Gómez Bedat, Alfredo Andrés,… Read more
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$450.00
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Mexico (title from cover)

by Scott, Homer & Charles Burlingame Waite

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$6,500.00

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67-page photograph album with 118 original late 19th or early 20th century black-and-white photographs and 15 photochromes depicting political figures, landscape views, towns and townspeople, churches, art, architecture, and scenes from daily life, some photographs with handwritten captions in pencil or with incised label within the plate, locations include Zacatecas, Silao, the Catedral de Aguascalientes, Tampico, Guanajuato, Queretaro, Mexico… Read more
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image of Nuevo Film [New Film], no. 1 (1967) through no. 4 (1969) (all published)

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A complete run in four issues (151, 203, 147, 135) of the Uruguayan film journal, under the editorial direction of Luis Elbert and A. Sanjurjo Toucon, containing essays and interviews on topics including the history of color film, Fellini, the directorial style of Richard Lester, Uruguayan film, the future of the cinema, camera history, Antonioni, westerns, animation, narrative cinematography,… Read more
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image of Arquitetura da Imigração Alemã: Um Estudo Sobre a Adaptação da Arquitetura Centro-Européia ao Meio Rural do Rio Grando do Sul

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296 pp. volume on the architecture of Central Europe as adapted by German immigrants in the area of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil, illustrated profusely throughout with photographs, floor plans, elevations, and sketches. Square 8vo. Orig. printed wrpps. Porto Alegre (Editora da Universidade/Nobel) 1983.
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$125.00
image of Estudio Arquitectonico Comparativo de los Monumentos Arqueologicos de Mexico; Contribucion de Mexico al XXIII Congreso de Americanistas

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1928. 86 pp. comparative study and classification of the remains of Pre-Columbian cultures, their cities, and buildings, with a consideration of geographical distribution and immigration patterns, hundreds of illus. in the text and on ca. 125 plates (40 in color, several folding) from plans, measured and line drawings, renderings of ceramics and wall paintings, etc. Some damp staining along… Read more
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$200.00