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image of The Journey of Francisco Vazquez de Coronado 1540/1542 As told by Pedro de Castañeda, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, and others. Translated & edited by George Parker Winship with additional notes & an introduction by Frederick Webb Hodge. With initials by Fred Glauser & illustrations by Arvilla Parker

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San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1933. Limited Edition. Cloth. Very good/missing. Arvilla Parker. A very good example of one of the 550 printed in this limited run by the famed Grabhorn Press [Grabhorn Bibliography, no. 195]. Beautiful letterpress edition of an important document in the history of the Americas (originally published in Washington in 1869 according to Howes, W571).… Read more
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image of The Conquest of America (La Conquête de l'Amérique)

The Conquest of America (La Conquête de l'Amérique)

by Tzvetan Todorov; Trans. by Richard Howard

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1982
Condition
Very good
Edition
First English Language Edition
ISBN
9780060151805
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1982. First English Language Edition. Cloth. Very good/very good. A very good first English translation in a very good dustjacket. Blue cloth covered boards. Gilt title stamping on spine. Both covers slightly bowed. Bump in center of rear bottom edge (1 inch). Collector's marginalia inked at hinge of half title page. Minor… Read more
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image of Conquistadors Without Swords: Archaeologists in the Americas, an account with original narratives

Conquistadors Without Swords: Archaeologists in the Americas, an account with original narratives

by Leo Deuel

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1967
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$18.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1967. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Near fine/fine. A near fine first edition, first printing, as stated, in a fine dust jacket. Rust-color cloth boards with gold title stamping and glyph on spine. Minor soiling to bottom edge (1/16" at corner).Illustrated with 43 plates, 142 figures and 30 maps. 45 pp. bibliography. 647… Read more
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image of Historia General de las Cosas de Nueva España; Escrita por Fr. Bernardino de Sahagun, Franciscano; y fundada en la documentación en lengua mexicana recogida por los mismos naturales; La dispuso para la prensa en esta nueva edición, con numeración, anotaciones y apéndices Ángel María Garibay K. [No. 8, VOLUME 1 only]

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Mexico City: Editorial Porrua, 1969. Second Edition, Limited edition. Cloth. Fine/very good +. Volume 1 (No. 8 only). TEXT IN SPANISH. A fine second edition hardcover in a very good plus dust jacket. A limited edition, number 1590 of 3000 printed. Some pages unopened. Burgundy cloth boards with green and gilt warrior emblem and colophon on cover and… Read more
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image of Historia General de las Cosas de Nueva España; Escrita por Fr. Bernardino de Sahagun, Franciscano; y fundada en la documentación en lengua mexicana recogida por los mismos naturales; La dispuso para la prensa en esta nueva edición, con numeración, anotaciones y apéndices Ángel María Garibay K. [No. 10, VOLUME 3 only]

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Mexico City: Editorial Porrua, 1969. Second Edition, Limited edition. Cloth. Fine/very good +. Volume 3 (No. 10 only). TEXT IN SPANISH. A fine second edition hardcover in a very good plus dust jacket. A limited edition, number 2459 of 3000 printed. Some pages unopened. Burgundy cloth boards with green and gilt warrior emblem and colophon on cover and… Read more
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image of Historia General de las Cosas de Nueva España; Escrita por Fr. Bernardino de Sahagun, Franciscano; y fundada en la documentación en lengua mexicana recogida por los mismos naturales; La dispuso para la prensa en esta nueva edición, con numeración, anotaciones y apéndices Ángel María Garibay K. [No. 9, VOLUME 2 only]

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Mexico City: Editorial Porrua, 1969. Second Edition, Limited edition. Cloth. Fine/very good +. Volume 2 (No. 9 only). TEXT IN SPANISH. A fine second edition hardcover in a very good plus dust jacket. A limited edition, number 2095 of 3000 printed. Some pages unopened. Burgundy cloth boards with green and gilt warrior emblem and colophon on cover and… Read more
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image of Friar Bringas Reports to the King: Methods of Indoctrination on the Frontier of New Spain 1796-97

Friar Bringas Reports to the King: Methods of Indoctrination on the Frontier of New Spain 1796-97

by Bringas de Manzaneda y Encinas; Diego Miguel Las Cruses

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780816505999
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$40.00

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Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1977. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/very good +. A fine first edition in a lightly worn, very good plus dust jacket. Red cloth boards. Map end papers. Dust jacket has tiny closed tear and chips at head of spine on jacket. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. ix, 177… Read more
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image of Mission of Sorrows: Jesuit Guevavi and the Pimas, 1691-1767

Mission of Sorrows: Jesuit Guevavi and the Pimas, 1691-1767

by John L. Kessell

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1970
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$110.00

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Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, 1970. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine/fine. A near fine first edition in a fine, unclipped dust jacket. Brown cloth boards, front top corner bumped. Gilt title stamping. Mission map end papers. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled at inner edge of half title. xvi, 224 pp. including index.… Read more
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$110.00
image of Franciscan Missionaries in Hispanic California 1769-1848, A Biographical Dictionary

Franciscan Missionaries in Hispanic California 1769-1848, A Biographical Dictionary

by Maynard Geiger

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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San Marino, California: The Huntington Library, 1969. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/very good. Fine first edition of this Zamarano list title in a very good dust jacket. Gently read. Binding is sturdy and square. Brown cloth with gilt title stamping on spine. No markings. Tiny closed tears along top edge of a very good dust jacket. Dust jacket shows… Read more
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image of Coronado: Knight of Pueblos and Plains

Coronado: Knight of Pueblos and Plains

by Herbert Eugene Bolton

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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$45.00

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Albuquerque: Whittlesey House and the University of New Mexico Press, 1949. Second Printing. Cloth. Fine/very good. A very good plus, stated second printing. Black cloth boards with gilt title stamping on spine. Map end papers. Previous owner's bookplates on front pastedown and verso of first free end paper. In a very good, original, unclipped dust jacket. Dust jacket… Read more
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image of Teodoro de Croix and the northern frontier of New Spain, 1776-1783, from the original document in the Archives of the Indies, Seville. [American Exploration and Travel Series]

Teodoro de Croix and the northern frontier of New Spain, 1776-1783, from the original document in the Archives of the Indies, Seville. [American Exploration and Travel Series]

by Teodoro de Croix; Alfred Barnaby Thomas; Archivo General de Indias

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1968
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Second Printing
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$20.00

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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968. Second Printing. Cloth. Near fine/fine. A near fine second printing in a near fine, price clipped dust jacket. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge. Burgundy cloth, bottom front corner bumped. No other flaws. Top edge painted. Pages bright and crisp. Folding map pristine. xiii,… Read more
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image of Obregon's History of 16th Century Explorations in Western America entitled Chronicle, Commentary, or Relation of the Ancient and Modern Discoveries in New Spain and New Mexico, Mexico, 1584

Obregon's History of 16th Century Explorations in Western America entitled Chronicle, Commentary, or Relation of the Ancient and Modern Discoveries in New Spain and New Mexico, Mexico, 1584

by Baltasar de Obregón; George P. Hammond & Agapito Rey, trans. & eds.

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1928
Condition
Very good
Edition
First English Language Edition
Item Price
$185.00

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Los Angeles: Wetzel Publishing Co., 1928. First English Language Edition. Cloth. Very good. First English translation of Historia de los descubriementos antiguos de la Nueva Espaa.... [HOWES O 351 a]. Blue cloth boards, gilt title stamping on spine is crisp and bright. Corners lightly rubbed. Front hinge starting, but text block sound and square. Errata tipped… Read more
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image of The Apache Frontier: Jacobo Ugarte and Spanish-Indian Relations in Northern New Spain, 1769-1791 (Civilization of the American Indian Series)

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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968. First Edition. Cloth. Very good +/very good. A very good plus first edition. Yellow cloth boards with brown, black and white titling on spine. Top right corner bumped. Very small spot of soil on page fore edge. Top edge painted yellow. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia… Read more
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$25.00
image of Jacobo Sedelmayr: Missionary, Frontiersman, Explorer in Arizona and Sonora. Four Original Manuscript Narratives 1744-1751 (Great Southwest Travels Series, no. 1)

Jacobo Sedelmayr: Missionary, Frontiersman, Explorer in Arizona and Sonora. Four Original Manuscript Narratives 1744-1751 (Great Southwest Travels Series, no. 1)

by Jacobo Sedelmayr; Peter Masten Dunne, trans.

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Published
1955
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, Limited Edition
Item Price
$55.00

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[Tucson]: Arizona Pioneers’ Historical Society, 1955. First Edition, Limited Edition. Cloth. Fine/near fine. A fine first edition, limited to 600 copies. Gold cloth boards with gilt seal and title stamping on spine. Deckle page edges. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge. Otherwise clean and bright. A nearly pristine copy of an… Read more
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image of Coronado's Quest: The Discovery of the Southwestern States

Coronado's Quest: The Discovery of the Southwestern States

by A. Grove Day

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1940
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$50.00

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1940. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine. A near fine first edition. Brown cloth with rampant lion in gilt on cover and gilt title stamping on spine. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge. Previous owner's name inscribed on first free end paper. Mild toning to end papers.… Read more
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image of The San Saba Mission: Spanish Pivot in Texas

The San Saba Mission: Spanish Pivot in Texas

by Robert S. Weddle

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1964
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$50.00

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Austin: University of Texas Press, 1964. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine/very good +. Near fine first edition. Appears unread. Brown cloth boards. Red painted top edge. Marker dot on top edge. Erratum laid in. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge. In a very good plus, price clipped dust jacket. Dust jacket… Read more
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image of Storms brewed in other men's worlds The confrontation of Indians, Spanish, and French in the Southwest, 1540-1795

Storms brewed in other men's worlds The confrontation of Indians, Spanish, and French in the Southwest, 1540-1795

by Elizabeth A. H. John

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780890960004
Item Price
$43.00

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College Station, Texas: Texas A & M University Press, 1975. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/very good +. About fine first edition, as stated, in a very good plus, original, unclipped dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with buffalo heart emblem and brown title stamping on spine. Russet end papers. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near… Read more
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image of Andres Perez De Ribas, Pioneer Black Robe of the West Coast, Administrator, Historian (Monograph Series XXV)

Andres Perez De Ribas, Pioneer Black Robe of the West Coast, Administrator, Historian (Monograph Series XXV)

by Peter Masten Dunne

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1951
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: United States Catholic Historical Society, 1951. First Edition. Cloth. Very good +/good. A very good plus first edition in a plain brown paper dust jacket. Deep green cloth boards with gilt title stamping on cover and spine. Mild damp stain to front cover. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front… Read more
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Coronado: Knight of Pueblos and Plains

by Herbert Eugene Bolton

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1964
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$30.00

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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1964. Reprint. Cloth. Fine/very good. A fine 1964 reprint of the 1949 classic. Blue cloth boards with white title stamping on cover and spine. Map end papers. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near edge of title page. In a very good, original, unclipped dust jacket. Dust… Read more
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San Juan Bautista: Gateway to Spanish Texas

by Robert S. Weddle

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1968
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 1968. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine/very good. A near fine first edition in a very good, price clipped dust jacket. Orange cloth boards. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge. Mild soil marks to last free end paper. Dust jacket showing toning at spine, and two… Read more
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