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THE RUINS OF TIME Four and a half centuries of conquest and discovery among the Maya, Adamson, David
1 Adamson, David THE RUINS OF TIME Four and a half centuries of conquest and discovery among the Maya
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1975 0049720082 / 9780049720084 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bookseller stamp to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Black & white maps. 272 pages ID147319 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Maya [The World of the Maya], Calvani, Vittoria
2 Calvani, Vittoria The Maya [The World of the Maya]
Geneva Minerva 1976 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 143 pages Translated by Bridget Bailey-Galeotti. An examination of Mayan civilization. ID278480 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Viceroyalties of the West The Spanish Empire in Latin America, Cameron, Roderick
3 Cameron, Roderick Viceroyalties of the West The Spanish Empire in Latin America
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1968 1st US Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and spine lightly faded. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 276 pages ID184578 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Soldier in Paradise: The Life of Captain John Stedman 1744-1797, Collis, Louise
4 Collis, Louise Soldier in Paradise: The Life of Captain John Stedman 1744-1797
London Michael Joseph 1965 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some edgewear to dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 231pages ID12025 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Hernan Cortes: Letters from Mexico, Cortes, Hernan (A.R.Pagden Editor)
5 Cortes, Hernan (A.R.Pagden Editor) Hernan Cortes: Letters from Mexico
London Oxford University Press 1972 0192125583 / 9780192125583 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Mark to front panel of dustjacket where sticker remains removed. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. lxvii, 565 pages Translated and edited by A.R.Pagden with an Introduction by J.H.Elliott. A narrative account of the conquest of Mexico with a detailed descriptiomn of the military and political aspects of the conquest itself. ID283251 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Ancient Kingdoms Of Mexico, Davies, Nigel
6 Davies, Nigel The Ancient Kingdoms Of Mexico
London Allen Lane 1982 0713912456 / 9780713912456 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 272 pages A readable account of the rich tapesty of pre-Hispanic Mexico. Reconstruction of the daily life, religious beliefs, cultural achievements and economic conditions. ID197270 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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7 De Nieto, C EL DORADO COLOMBIAN GOLD
Sydney Australian Art Exhibitions Corporation Ltd. 1978 0724114130 / 9780724114139 Softcover 
Quarto Size. Near Fine copy. No dustjacket as issued. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 160 pages ID90260 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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Daily Life in Colonial Peru 1710-1820, Descola, Jean
8 Descola, Jean Daily Life in Colonial Peru 1710-1820
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1968 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 275 pages ID293591 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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What Was Their Life? Yucatan, Fawcett, Raymond [Editor]
9 Fawcett, Raymond [Editor] What Was Their Life? Yucatan
London The Gawthorn Press No Date Circa 1950s 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Colour frontispiece. 52 pages. ID3802 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Maya, Hammond, Norman
10 Hammond, Norman The Maya
London The Folio Society 2006 7th Printing Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in Fine slipcase. A new copy - only removed from plastic to do this listing. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Black and white maps. 297 pages First published in 1982. This edition follows the text of the 1994 reprint with some slight emendations and a new Introduction by the author. ID291573 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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Monuments of Civilization: Maya, Ivanoff, Pierre
11 Ivanoff, Pierre Monuments of Civilization: Maya
London Cassell & Company Ltd 1975 0304294349 / 9780304294343 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size.Very Good in Very Good dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's name and address to front free endpaper. Illustrated with 107 colour photographs and diagrammatic plans and cross-sections as well as a chronological chart and a map showing the Classic and Post-Classic Period sites of the Mayan civilization. 190 pages Foreword by Miguel Angel Asturias ID190486 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Church and Politics in Latin America, Keogh, Dermot [Editor]
12 Keogh, Dermot [Editor] Church and Politics in Latin America
London Macmillan 1990 0333445341 / 9780333445341 12th Impression Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Foreword by Graham Greene. 430 pages Latin American Studies Series. ID296676 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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13 Levine, Daniel Conflict and Political Change in Venezuela
Princeton University Press 1973 0691075476 / 9780691075471 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Overall Good Condition. Price-clipped dustjacket with library sticker on spine. EX LIBRARY copy. Usual markings. Interior is excellent. 285 pages ID216274 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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British Railways In Argentina 1857-1914 : A Case Study Of Foreign Investment, Lewis, Colin M.
14 Lewis, Colin M. British Railways In Argentina 1857-1914 : A Case Study Of Foreign Investment
London The Athlone Press 1983 0485177129 / 9780485177121 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 259 pages University of London Institute of Latin American Studies Monograph. The period 1852 to 1916 saw the formation of the modern Argentine republic, largely financed by external sources. The expanding railway network epitomized the country's growth, representing in microcosm the positive and negative aspects of the wider development programme. This book explores the role played by British capital and expertise in this transformation. ID280710 
Price: 125.00 AUD
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Spanish Peru 1532-1560 A Colonial Society, Lockhart, James
15 Lockhart, James Spanish Peru 1532-1560 A Colonial Society
Madison The University of Wisconsin Press 1974 0299046648 / 9780299046644 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Covers lightly rubbed at edges with some minor fading to spine. Small sitcker mark to front cover. Previous owner's details to half-title page. 285 pages ID294089 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Evita The Woman With The Whip, Main, Mary
16 Main, Mary Evita The Woman With The Whip
London Corgi Books 1989 0552106453 / 9780552106450 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Page edges lightly tanned. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 285 pages ID296840 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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SPANISH AMERICA 1900-1970  Tradition and Social Innovation, Pike, Frederick B.
17 Pike, Frederick B. SPANISH AMERICA 1900-1970 Tradition and Social Innovation
London Thames & Hudson 1973 0500700036 / 9780500700037 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Colour and black and white Drawings/Diagrams. 180 pages Argues that different countries have employed varying methods to maintain the traditional two-culture society. ID229248 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Conquest of Mexico; In Two Volumes, Prescott, W. H.
18 Prescott, W. H. Conquest of Mexico; In Two Volumes
London Dent 1972 0460003976 / 9780460003971 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjackets - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some wear to dustjacket edges and corners and some discolouration to spine. Chip to lower front DJ edge Volume 1. Volume 1: 407pp; Volume 2: 436pp Introduction by Thomas Seccombe. Everyman's Library No. 397 & 398 ID285558 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Indian Languages of Mexico and Central America and Their Geographical Distribution, Accompanied With a Linguistic Map Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 44, Thomas, Cyrus assisted by Swanton, John R.
19 Thomas, Cyrus assisted by Swanton, John R. Indian Languages of Mexico and Central America and Their Geographical Distribution, Accompanied With a Linguistic Map Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 44
Washington Government Printing Office 1911 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Nice olive green boards with gilt titles and decorations to spine. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to preliminary pages and front pastedown. Large fold-out coloured map to rear. 108 pages Includes a bibliography and Index of Linguistic Families ID278574 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Aztecs Revised Edition, TOWNSEND, Richard F.
20 TOWNSEND, Richard F. The Aztecs Revised Edition
London Thames & Hudson 2001 0500281327 / 9780500281321 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 232 pages ID295154 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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