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London: Wyman & Sons, 74-76 Great Queen Street, 1888. First edition. Ads for the Mining Exhibition in Lima 1888 at the end. Read More about The Amazon Provinces of Peru As a Field for European Emigration. A Statistical and Geographical...
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 15 Waterloo PLace, 1904. First Edition. Read More about The Naturalist in the Guianas
London: Printed for Sir Richard Phillips and Co. Bride-Court, Bridge-Street, 1820. Second English edition. Brackenridge was sent in 1817-1818 by the United States Commission to investigate the Spanish province of South America. In 1819, he published his Voyage to South America, 1820, in two volumes. This English edition consists of..... Read More about Voyage to Buenos Ayres. Performed in the Years 1817 and 1818, by Order of the American Government
London: John Murray, 1851. New Edition. The first edition was in 1826. Read More about Rough Notes taken during some rapid Journeys across the Pampas and among the Andes
London: Edward Stanford, 1885. Third Edition. Read More about Central America The West Indies ands South America
Washington, D.C: Historical Publishing Company, District National Bank Building, 1915. Builder's Edition. Read More about History of the Panama Canal Its Construction and Builders
New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1936. First edition. Read More about Oceanic Birds of South America
London: Henry Viztelly, Goiugh Square, Fleet St, nd [c. 1851]. Ownership signature Francis Buckingham June 12th/51. on ffep and again signed on first page of text and dated Nov. 3 1853. Read More about Life among the Giants; or, The Captive in Patagonia: A Personal Narrative
Mexico: Alfred Knopf, 1945. First edition. Read More about Brazil. An Interpretation
London: Edward Stanford, 1876. First edition. Extensive narrative of explorations in British Guiana by Brown, one of the surveyors appointed by the crown. Brown was the first European traveller to give an account of Kaieteur Falls. Read More about Canoe and Camp Life in British Guiana
London: Duckworth, [November 1926]. In Unknown Tribes: Uncharted Seas (1924), her only book published "Mabs' writes of her adventures in the Caribbean and Panama, recalling the crossing of oceans and the many tribes they encountered. In one extraordinary story she recounts how the pair were staying with the Chucunaque tribe..... Read More about Unknown Tribes Unchartered Seas
London: Macmillan and Co, [August], 1912. First edition. Read More about South America Observations and Impressions
London: Fisher Unwin, 1908. Second Edition. The authoress tries to outline the conditions in China before the Boxer Rebellion esp. in relation to foreigners. Read More about In The Land of The Blue Gown
London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, (1839). Originally published in 1831. Read More about A Popular Description of Colombia: Geographical, Historical anfd Topographical
Bogota, Colombia: 17 October, 1866. Thank-you Letter From Mosquera, The Hero of Colombia, 1866. Tomas Cipriano de Mosquera (1798-1878), Colombian general and statesman, served in the War of Independence, attracting the attention of Bolivar, and went on to serve in high political office: Senator, Governor, Minister to England, and several..... Read More about Letter Signed, in Spanish, to Col. Elias P. Pellet, conveying the General's "infinite...
New York: A.S. Barnes, 1850. First edition, second issue, with the addition of the map. Read More about Deck and Port; or, Incidents of a Cruise in the United States Frigate Congress to California,...
Barcelona: Montaner y Simón, 1894-96. First edition. Read More about América: Historia de su Colonizacion Dominación é Independencia
New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1843. Contains the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th letters of Cortes to Charles V. Read More about The Despatches of Hernando Cortes, the Conqueror of Mexico, Addressed to the Emperor Charles V....
New York: Harper & Brothers, Franklin Square, 1888. First edition. Read More about The Capitals of Spanish America
New York: HaFiner Press, 1952. Number 55 of 250 copies of a facsimile reprint of the First edition done for the Book Collectors Society. Read More about Journal of Researches into the Geology and Natural History of the Various countries visited by...
London: Methuen & Co., 36 Essex Street, . First edition. Read More about Southward Ho! With the Prince in Africa and South America. With a Preface by H.R.H. The Prince of...
[Medellin, Colombia: 1992]. Proof of the law's inability to constrain Escobar, surely comes in no stranger format than this self-published collection of political cartoons concerning the Colombian drug trade while serving time in his luxury prison, La Catedral. Escobar is quite serious about the value of this work and states in..... Read More about Pablo Escobar Gaviria en Caricaturas 1983-1991
London: Thornton Butterworth, Ltd. 15 Bedford Street, . First edition. Read More about On the Trail of the Unknown, In the Wilds of Ecuador and the Amazon
London: Heinemann, nd. First UK Edition. 1935-37 expedition to Llanganatis Mountains in eastern Ecuador and studies of Ssabella Indians and the exploration of the Curaray River. Read More about Fever, Famine and Gold. The Dramatic Story of the Adventures and Discoveries of the Andes-Amazon...
Plymouth: Bowering and Co. [Naval and Military] Printers, 1901. Only edition. Printed for private circulation. Apparently unrecorded little work concerning itself with three and a half years of sport in a ship of the Royal Navy on “South-East Coast of America station”, including the Falkland Islands and calls into the..... Read More about Records of a Sporting Commission. H.M.S. Flora 1898-1901