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Juan Antonio. Father
Balthasar Visits the Sinaloa Missions, 1744-1745. Printed
for F.W. Beinecke, 1959. 14 pages. Red softbound covers with string-tight
binding. One small bump to the upper right corners of the covers. $17.50
SPANISCH-INDIANISCHE AUSEINANDERSETZUNG IN DER NORDLICHEN SIERRAQ NEVADA DE
SANTA MARTA (1501-1600). Bonn,
Germany: Privately Printed, 1971. 518 pages. 1971 printing . Green softbound
covers. There is wear and some scuffing, discoloration and fading to the covers.
The binding is tight and the pages are clean. The text is in German. English
translation is "THE SPANISH-AMERICAN INDIAN CONFLICT IN NORTHERN
Torquemada, Fray Juan de. Monarquia
Indiana. Set of 3 volumes in vellum. Mexico: Salvador Chavez Hayhoe, 1943.
1943 facsimile edition. Set of 3 volumes beautifully bound in vellum, with
leather tie strings. The vellum has warped outward at the edges of the bindings,
which is almost always the case with vellum. There are a few small rubbed or
soiled spots to the edges of the vellum. One of the leather string ties is
missing. Overall this has been very nicely preserved. A beautiful
facsimile reproduction of the rare and important first edition. $1250.00
De Cordoba. VOCABULARIO
CASTELLANO-ZAPOTECO. Facsimile of 1578 Edition. Mexico:
Instituto Nacional De Antropologia E Historia, 1942. Thick softbound covers.
Shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. Some dark to the edges
of the spine. As a facsimile of the 1578 original edition. $95.00
Francis Augustus. Fernando
Cortes His Five Letters of Relation to the Emperor Charles V; Volumes I and II
H. Clark Co., 1908. Two volume set. Shelf wear to the spine edges and corners,
with some rubbing to the corners. Faint faded spots on the bottom of the spines,
but no evidence of ex-library. A clean and tight set. $65.00
David E. The
Route of the Dominguez-Escalante Expedition, 1776-77. Four
Corners Regional Commission, 1976. 210 pages. Spiral-bound softcover edition.
Some wear to the edges. A clean and tight copy. $75.00
Herbert Ingram. Tristian
De Luna, Conquistador of the Old South: A Study of Spanish Imperial Strategy. The
Arthur H. Clark Co., 1936. Ex-library, with ink marks on the spine and small
library stamps inside the front and back covers. There is light shelf wear only.
A clean and tight copy. $37.50
Charles Russell. Christmas
Journey into the Desert: A Narrative Concerning the Colonists of the Anza
Expedition Who Crossed the Deserts of the American Southwest. Elena
Quinn, 1960. Ex-library, with labels on spine and labels inside the front cover.
Shelf wear and markings to the spine and corners and cover. Some soiling to the
covers. Binding is tight. $10.00
Quinton Aldea-et al. DICCIONARIO
DE HISTORIA ECLESIASTICA DE ESPANA. Volume I (A-C) only. Madrid,
Spain: Instituto Enrique Florez, 1972. 671 pages. This is volume I only. Ex-
Maria De Salvatierra of the Company of Jesus; Missionary in the Province of New
Spain, and Apostolic Conqueror of the Californias. Arthur
H Clark, 1929. Ex-library copy. Quite a bit of shelf wear to the binding and
rubbing to the spine and corners. Slight fraying to the cloth at the spine
edges. Discoloration to the spine. The binding is tight and the pages are clean.
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