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  • EGER, Ernestina N.
    A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CRITICISM OF CONTEMPORARY CHICANO LITERATURE

    Edition: First Edition

    Berkeley, CA: Chicano Studies Libraries Publications / University of California, 1982. pp (xxiv), 295, card covers. Some rubbing to the covers, VG otherwise, no owner marks.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 44594
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  • FUENTES, Carlos
    A CHANGE OF SKIN. Translated by Sam Hileman.

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1968. Pink cloth. Sunning to the purple topstain, as usual, else fine. Price-clipped jacket is nearly fine, with crease to rear flap, faint tanning to spine, rear panel.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 6640
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  • CORTÁZAR, Julio
    A MANUAL FOR MANUEL. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Pantheon, 1978. Octavo, black cloth. Small soft crease at lower fore edge of early leaves, else fine, no owner names. Black dust jacket has soft creases and spine tips and upper edge of rear flap, very nearly fine otherwise, colours bright, flap price intact; a nice copy of the famous Argentinian author's first political novel, about exiles in Paris with revolutionary ideas.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 32930
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  • PAZ, Octavio
    ALTERNATING CURRENT. Translated from the Spanish by Helen R. Lane.

    Edition: First UK printing

    London: Wildwood House, 1974. Brown boards. Text paper a bit yellowed, else fine. Orange jacket price-clipped, spine only very slightly sunned, else fine.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 2716
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  • Ubaldo Ribeiro, João
    An Invincible Memory. Translated by the Author

    Edition: First US edition

    New York: Harper & Row, 1989. Cloth and boards. Fine in fine price-clipped jacket. "This vast and panoramic novel set in Brazil is once a national epic, a family saga, a rich tapestry of the life of generation upon generation covering nearly four hundred years from the arrival of the Portuguese to the present." 1.2 kg parcel

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 23935
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  • MISTRAL, Gabriela (pseud. of Lucila Godoy Alcayanga)
    ANTOLOGÍA.

    Santiago de Chile: Zig-Zag, 1953. 3rd edition (first was in 1940). Blue cloth lettered in black. 269, [3] pp. Light sunning to front cover and two small light spots to spine; front free endpaper has a Santiago bookseller's ticket and a 1955 ink inscription; else a VG clean and unworn copy. The first collected edition of the poetry of the great Chilean poet who won the Nobel Prize in 1945.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 13884
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  • Oña, Pedro de (1570-1643)
    ARAUCO TAMED. by the Licentiate Pedro de Oña. Translated into English verse by Charles Maxwell Lancaster and Paul Thomas Manchester

    Edition: First edition

    Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1948. Green cloth. pp (283). Text in double columns. Ink owner name at front, else a VG+ jacketless copy. An epic poem by the first native-born Chilean poet, it praises the military deeds of Hurtado de Mendoza, Governor of Chile and Indian fighter.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 52315
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  • BEHAR, Roberto
    AYRES

    Edition: First edition.

    Mexico City: Ghurka, 1981. Grey card covers with flap, with an embossed terra cotta panel on front cover. pp (96), (2). #395 of an edition of 600 copies. Corner crease to last (blank) leaf, else fine, no owner names. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 34723
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  • González, José Luis
    Ballad of Another Time. Translated by Asa Zatz

    Edition: First edition in English

    Tulsa, OK: Council Oak Books / Hecate with the University of Tulsa, 1987. [8], (103) pp, in glossy card covers. Fine copy, no names, no creases. Puerto Rico novel. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 23848
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  • MIRANDA, Ana
    BAY OF ALL SAINTS AND EVERY CONCEIVABLE SIN. Translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero.

    Edition: First US edition

    New York: Viking, 1991. Cloth & boards. Remainder stripe to lower page edges, else fine. Jacket has small soft creases, minute rubbing to spine tips, else fine. First novel of this Brazilian artist, after two books of poetry. A novel of murder, rebellion, and revenge in 17th century Brazil.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 9136
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  • FUENTES, Carlos
    CAMBIO DE PIEL. Próloga de Elena Poniatowska

    Edition: First of this edition

    Mexico: Promexa, 1979. Yellow decorated boards stamped in silver, sepia photographic endpapers. A little rubbing to the silver on cover, slight yellowing to page edges, else fine. A volume in the Clásicos de la Literatura Mexicana series.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 52309
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  • GALLEGOS, Rómulo
    CANAIMA: a novel Translated and Annotation by Jaime Tello. Preliminary Study by Efrain Subero.

    Edition: First edition in English

    Caracas: North American Association of Venezuela, 1984. Black boards, endpaper maps. pp (xxxii), (19) + colour plates.Fine copy, no previous owner names. Black dust jacket has slight rubbing; VG+. A novel of the Venezuelan jungle by an author who served as President of Venezuela in the late 1940s. 1.1 kg parce;

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 15815
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  • SENDRA FERNANDEZ, Alberto and Ruth Gonzalez Vergara
    CANTOS POR DESENTIERRO: comentarios, nootas y grabados de Ruth Gonzales Vergara

    Edition: First Edition

    Santiago, Chile: Authors, 1974. Folio, pp [2], (2), 38, text mimeographed from typescript on rectos only, cream card covers. Crude illustrations. Covers a bit dusty, with tan soil spots on rear cover, curls to lower outer corners of covers, VG otherwise. Inscribed by Ruth Gonzalez at front. Mostly poetry. Very uncommon.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 41815
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  • DONOSO, José
    CHARLESTON & Other Stories. Translated by Andree Conrad.

    Edition: First US edition

    Boston: David R. Godine, 1977. #144/200 copies SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Light rubbing to delicate spine gilt lettering, else fine in green cloth & boards slipcase.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 430
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  • RAMOS, Graciliano
    CHILDHOOD. Translated from the Portuguese by Celso de Oliveira and with an Introduction by Ashley Brown

    Edition: First UK printing

    London: Peter Owen, 1979. Orange boards. Light yellowing and quite minor foxing to the page edges, else fine. Black dust jacket has light rubbing, VG+ otherwise. A Brazilian classic, a novelized memoir of North-East Brazil at the turn of the 20th century.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 52322
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  • VALENZUELA, Luisa
    CLARA. Thirteen Short Stories and a Novel. Translated by Hortense Carpentier and J. Jorge Castello.

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1976. Cloth & boards. Fine copy. Price clipped jacket has one inch creased tear to lower spine fold, smaller tears to spine tips, edges of panels; else VG, still attractive. First book in English of this noted Argentinian writer. Some of the stories have homoerotic content.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 6508
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  • PAZ, Octavio
    CONFIGURATIONS

    Edition: First UK printing

    London: Cape, 1971. Brown boards. Fine in fine jacket, an uncommonly nice copy, The great Mexican poet's first major collection in Britain. Translated by many poets of note, including Rukeyser, Levertov, Tomlinson, and Blackburn. Spanish and English texts on facing pages.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 40516
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  • ALEMÁN VELASCO, Miguel
    COPILLI, Aztec Prince

    Edition: First US printing

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1984. Cloth & boards. Fine copy. Price-clipped dust jacket is lightly rubbed to panels, else fine. Mexican author's first book in the US, a novel of the Aztecs.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 9519
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  • DONOSO, José
    CORONATION. Translated from the Spanish by Jocasta Goodwin

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Knopf, 1965. Octavo, dark blue cloth and green boards, black top page edges. Light sticker shadow on front free endpaper, just a few small tan spots to endpapers, else fine, no owner names, top page edges dark and unfaded. The George Salter dust jacket has shallow chips and one small tear ends of lightly sunned spine; very small chips to outer corners; nicks to edges; small chip to lower front panel; VG otherwise, flap price intact. First novel of the reknowed Chilean author, it won the William Faulkner Foundation Prize in 1962. Set in Santiago,

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 39108
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  • Toledo Sande, Luis (José Martí)
    Crear es pelear, crear es vencer: alguanas ides de José Martí acerca de la creación intellectual

    Edition: First printing

    La Habana (Havana), Cuba: Universidad de la Habana, 1976. pp 44. Orange paper covers. Fine copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44728
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