Central America : Guatemala, Nicaragua Costa Rica, Honduras Panama, and Salvador
London: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd., 1917. Illustrated by N/a. First Edition. Black Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo Large (over 7¾" - 9¾") 382pp. 1917. 1st. A very good, clean tight copy of this first edition. 25 illustrations and a map illustrate the text. Gilt embossed title to the spine. 'Society of writers to his majesty's signet.' book plate to the front paste-down with their ink name to the head of the front paste-down and a set of ink biro numbers - no other ex-library markings whatsoever. A light split to the rear inner hinge. All four corners bumped. A very good, tight, clean copy. (Book ref. 226932) £30.00
A Field Guide to the Birds of Mexico Including All Bird Occuring from the Northern Border of Mexico to the Southern Border of Nicaragua
Virginia: Ernest P. Edwards, 1972. Illustrated by Butler, Murrell. First Printing. Pictorial Card Covers. Very Good/N/a. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Large 300pp. A first printing ( 1972). Illustrated with several colour plates and a map to the reverse of the front card cover. There is a slight rubbing with a slight split to the head of the spine - now repaired and the card covers have light shelf wear. Clean and tight. A very good copy. (Book ref. 225998) £6.00
The Key of the Pacific. The Nicaragua Canal.
Westminster: Archibald Constable, 1895 Large 8vo Cloth gt. t.e.g; 1st Edn. Illus. Fldg. Maps. xvii, 443 pp. Covers & backstrip worn; library label verso f. & r. cover; stamp prelims and later;ink no.s on title page; shelf no. on backstrip. Foxing and browning.to prelims and some dust staining to fldg. map at end. (Book ref. 38827) £55.00
Nicaragua: Revolution Under Siege
Paperback Bookmarks 1985 184 0906224144 All items in stock -posted First Class on day of order (if received before 4.00pm) - expect next day delivery in UK, or within 3-6 working days for all non-UK destinations Nice clean bright tight book Very Good (Book ref. 533780) £5.00
The Naturalist in Nicaragua, a Narrative of a Residence at the Gold Mines of Chontales; Journeys in the Savannahs and Forests; with Observations on Animals and Plants in Reference to the Theory of Evolution of Living Forms.
London, Edward Bumpus, 1888. Second edition, revised and corrected, crown 8vo, original olive green cloth, spine lettered gilt, with a frontispiece portrait, 26 illustrations and a folding sketch map of Nicaragua, a very good copy. "A classic work on the natural history of Nicaragua by the British geologist who superintended the Chontales Gold Mining Company from 1868 to 1872. Belt was especially influenced by Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection and his book contains a great deal of evidence to support. it." (Book ref. 32502) £130.00
On Trial: Reagan's War Against Nicaragua
London: Zed Books Ltd, 1985. First Edition Paperback Ex-Library. Soft Cover. Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0862325382 Non-Fiction Some markings to top of pages. Minimal amount of wear to cover. 269pp. (Book ref. 055419) £8.00
London: Faber & Faber,1997. 1st. VG col illus p/b with white lettering. 13.5cms x 21.5cms, 131pp. Screenplay of film about Nicaragua first shown at Venice Film Festival, Sept 1966. B/w frontis & 12 b/w stills from film. Inscrip to ffep; o/w clean within. Weight 181g. 0571191622. (Book ref. 2783) £4.00
Archaeological researches in Nicaragua.
Banco de America, Coleccion Cultural, nd [c. 1980]. Undated facsimile of the 1881 edition (hardback). 4to, [ix], 96pp. 2 plates, 135 text figures. Original white boards, dustwrapper. The book is in very good condition; the dustwrapper is good only (rubbed, spotted, top edge chafed). (Book ref. 18709) £20.00
A TRAVERS L’AMÉRIQUE CENTRALE. Le Nicaragua et le Canal Interocéanique.
Paris Librairie de la Suisse Romande 1867. 2 vols. viii + 430pp. + [iv] + 480pp. Folding frontis. map, folding map. Marbled e.ps., contemporary gilt lettered leather backed marbled boards, minor rubbing. Sabin 4580. US$195 (Book ref. 184270) £125.00
A GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF PANAMA,WITH COSTA RICA,NICARAGUA AND HONDURAS.
Princeton. 1989. pp.534,illus.colour and b.& w.,maps,8vo..2nd edition extensively revised and enlarged. An almost mint hardback copy in an almost mint dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 3570) £35.00
Power in the Isthmus : A Political History of Modern Central America
London & New York: Verso, 1988. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. Good/No d/j as Published. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0860919129 An analysis of the political history of Nicaragua, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Costa Rica. 691pp. N.B. Crease to front cover. Edges rubbed. (Book ref. 027773) £11.50
The Federalization of Spain
London: Frank Cass, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0714651389 Traces the origins of the complex system of devolution and regional home rule that currently shapes and directs the Spanish political process. (Book ref. 037763) £85.00
The Spanish Seaborne Empire
London: Hutchinson, 1977. Fourth Printing. Paperback. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 009131061X A study of Spanish maritime expansion to the West Indies and central and south America covering the peiod from the late fifteenth to the early nineteenth centruy. Part of the History of Human Society Series. Introduction by J.H. Plumb. (Book ref. 037587) £4.99
Los Sandinistas: Documentos, Reportajes de Gabriel Garcia Marquez y Otros
Bogota: Editorial La Oveja Negra, 1979. Second Edtion. Paperback. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Contents: Fajardo, J. Quienes son los sandinistas?, Garcia Marquez, G. Cronica del asalto a la Casa de los Chanchos. Briones Torres, J. Monimbo rebelde. Testimonios de la Insureccion. Habla el Frente Sandinista. Fajardo, J. Por que no ha caido. Some rubbing to covers and foxing to pages. (Book ref. 037290) £75.00
Eighteenth Century Spain 1700-1788: A Political, Diplomatic and Institutional History
London: Macmillan, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0333146123 Part of the History of Human Society Series. Introduction by J.H. Plumb. (Book ref. 033863) £9.95
The Spanish Armadas
New York: Doubleday & Company, 1972. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0385082223 Ex-Library (Book ref. 024194) £9.99
Imperial Spain, 1469-1716
London: Edward Arnold, 1969. Third Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0713151234 (Book ref. 025638) £9.99
The Year After the Armada, and Other Historical Studies
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1896. Second Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall B0014H4UTU Ex-Library Rebound in strong library binding. (Book ref. 021362) £25.00
With the Contras: A Reporter in the Wilds of Nicaragua
London: Faber & Faber, 1986. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 057114604X The dirty war and the death squads. (Book ref. 014212) £9.99
The Intendant System in Spanish America
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall B000X9FHXS Government and social administration in Central and South America during Spanish colonial times Appendix, bibliography, index. (Book ref. 011430) £45.00