New York: Harcourt Brace, . First edition. Presentation Copy with Original Photograph. SIGNED by Rivera on the front... Read More about The Frescoes of Diego Rivera
V.p: 1889-90. Record of a Hunting Trip to Alaska, 1889-1890. Album of drawings and photographs by an accomplished amateur artist, Thomas Gilbert Bowick, during a hunting trip in Oregon and Alaska with his brother John Robie Bowick in 1889 and 1890. The brothers, apparently of English extraction, were part owners... Read More about Random Sketches on a Hunting Trip through Mexico, the Western States, and Alaska T.G. B. May 4/89...
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1957. First Edition. A most important study of Pre-Columbian art from Mexico written by a pioneer of aesthetic appreciation of ancient Native American art. Read More about Indian Art of Mexico & Central America
Mexico: Imprenta de la “Voz de México”, 1874. Read More about Recepción hecha en Toluca al Illmo. y Rmo. Sr. D. fray Ramón M. de San José, obispo "in...
Toronto: Willing and Williamson, 1880. First edition. Read More about A Trip to Mexico, Being Notes of a Journey from Lake Erie to Lake Tezcuco and Back with an Appendix
New York: June 4, 1964. Aldolfo Best-Maugard (1891-1964) was a Mexican painter and author of “An Approach to Creative Design” (1925). He established and promoted a new drawing teaching method, based on popular art elements and on the study of pre-Columbian forms, that was part of the nationalistic environment of... Read More about Portrait photograph of Adolfo Best-Maugard
Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown, 1843. First American edition. "Eyewitness account of life in early independent Mexico"---Griffin 4174 (later edition)Edited for publication and with a preface by W.H. Prescott. The author was the Scottish wife of the Spanish minister to the U.S., who includes an account of her..... Read More about Life in Mexico during a residence of two years in that country
Mexico, 1851. Text by: Félix María Escalante, Francisco Zarco, F. Gonzales Bocaanrgra, Marcos Arroniz, Francisco Granados Maldonado, Emilio Rey, Fernando Orozco y Berra, José T. de Cuéllar, Guillermo Prieto, Francisco González Bocanegra (Autor de los versos del himno nacional mexicano), and others. Read More about Presente Amistoso Dedicado a las Señoritas Mexicanas
Salem, Mass: Printed at London: Reprinted at Salem, by Joshua Cushing for Cushing & Appleton, 1803. First American edition. Read More about The True History of the Conquest of Mexico by Captain Bernal Diaz del Castillo, One of the...
Mexico: 1834. WITH: Rentas eclesiásticas : o sea, impugnacion de la disertacion que sobre la materia se ha publicado de orden del honorable Congreso de Zacatecas.Guadalajara : T. Cruz-Aedo, 18342. Disertación sobre la restitución de los bienes eclesiasticos necesaria para la salvación de los que han adquirido sin la anuencia..... Read More about Disertación que manifiesta la propiedad que los eclesiásticos tienen en sus bienes
Brussels: Imprimerie Polleunis, Ceuterick, et Lefébure, 1888. First seperate edition. Read More about Archéologie et Bibliographie Mexicaines
San Francisco: Bacon & Company, 1881. This is the scarce first edition of Hamilton's study of the Mexican states that run along the border of the United States. Apparently, he hoped that this region would be settled by the "advance guard of American civilization." Contains much useful information on mining..... Read More about Border States of Mexico: Sonora, Sinaloa, Chihuahua and Durango...A Complete Description of the...
Puebla: Propiedad del autor [Tipografia de Pedro Alarcon], 1868. First edition. First edition of the first Mexican book on hunting, with anecdotes, a discussion of different types of game, topics in natural history and the physical geography of Mexico, technical points on firearms, and on the necessity of restricting hunting... Read More about El Cazador Mexicano ó el Arte de la Caza en Mexico y en sus relaciones con la historia natural
Hacienda Rosendal, Tantojón, Pánuco, V[era].C[ruz], Mexico: January 17, 1896. In praise of three California huntresses. A charming tribute with subtle overtures from three Swedish bachelors living in Mexico to three California sisters whose hunting prowess was described in an article in the "Mexican Herald." Headlined "Three California Dianas. They Kill..... Read More about Autograph letter signed by Guido de Voltaire, Edward Thimgren & A. Rahm, to the sisters...
London: R. B. Seeley and W. Burnside, 1836. First edition. Charles Latrobe (1801-1875) was born in London and came to America in 1832. After visiting the chief cities in the States, he sailed down the Mississippi to New Orleans, and, in company with Washington Irving, struck out across the prairies... Read More about The Rambler in Mexico
Boston: Putnam, Messervy & Co, Bankers, 60 State Street, 1885. First edition. A party of 30 (mostly Bostonians and new members of the Board of this newly completed Railroad) on the Mexican Central (Railroad) Excursion. "This story ... in the form of a diary entry of events, is made up... Read More about A Trip to the City of Mexico
Hartford: S. Drake and Company, 1853. First edition. Read More about Mexico, Aztec, Spanish and Republican: A historical, Geographical, Political, Statistical and...
Washington, D.C: Printed by Wendell and van Benthuysen, 1847-1848. United States Congress (30th, 1st Session); Senate Ex. doc. no. 1. Read More about Message from the President of the United States, to the Two Houses of Congress at the...
Washington: Beverly Tucker, 1854. First edition, Senate issue. Investigation of the spurious claims of Gardiner and Mears for alleged destruction of Mines in San Luis Potosi during the Mexican War. Read More about Report of the Select Committee of the Senate in Relation to the Proceedings of the Board of...
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1884. Second edition, revised. HENRY SMITH PRITCHETT'S COPY. HENRY SMITH PRITCHETT'S COPY with his signature, Washington University, St. Louis, 1885 July on endpaper. Pritchett, the eminent American astronomer was at this time the Professor and Observatory Director at Washington University where he remained until... Read More about Appleton's Guide to Mexico, including a Chapter on Guatemala and an English-Mexican Vocabulary
London: Ricahrd Bentley, New Burlington Street, 1844. Second edition. Read More about History of the Conquest of Mexico, with a preliminary view of the Ancient Mexican Civilization,...
Paris: Baudry's European Library, No. 3, Quai Malaquais, 1844. First French edition. From Baudry's Collection of ancient and western British Authors Nos. 395 to397. Read More about History of the Conquest of Mexico, with a preliminary view of the Ancient Mexican Civilization,...
London: Richard Bentley, New Burlington Street, 1843. First edition. WITH ALS. With laid in 1 page ALS to Messrs. Carey & Hart, dated March 25, '47, "You are quite welcome to make any use you please of the note which I wrote to Mr. Griswold..." Read More about The History of the Conquest of Mexico, with a preliminary view of the Ancient Mexican...
Glendale, California: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1933. First edition, one of 1006 copies. Read More about The Lost Empires of the Itzaes and Mayas: An American Civilization, Contemporary with Christ,...
Mejico: Imprenta de Altamirano, Calle de las Escalerillas num. 11, 1832. A very rare book in a very early linen Mexican binding. Read More about Nuevo Prontuario de lo más esencial de la Ordenanza : que contiene una recopilación de las...
New York: The Derrydale Press, Christmas, 1928. First Edition, number 7 of 100 copies. "On June 19th, 1916, the National Guard was called into Active Service with the prospect of being sent into Mexico. I was...a member...in the First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry." This copy has bookstamp of George C.... Read More about War without Fighting