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Brazil: Banco Sudameris Brasil S.A., 1980. Illustrated profusely in color with some in black and white. 148 pages with text in Portuguese. 4to, white cloth, d.w. (lightly discolored) Brazil: Banco Sudameris Brasil S.A., 1980. Brooklyn Library embossed bookplate stamp at title page, otherwise internally clean. A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
Paris: Alexis Eymery, 1815. Folding map of Brazil with hand colored outlines. Two copperplate frontispieces. 3 volumes. 8vo, rebound in modern brown library cloth, ex libris stamps on title pages and the blank side of the map and the two plates, page margins uncut. Paris: Alexis Eymery, 1815. First Edition. With original wrappers and half-titles bound in each volume. Map has two small tears on right margin with no loss of text and that side has a small repair with.....
New York: Fundacion Cisneros, 2016. Introductory essay by Guy Brett. Illustrated throughout, some in color. 231 pages with text in English & Spanish. Thick 8vo, printed boards with pale blue spine, issued without dust wrapper. New York & Caracas: Fundacion Cisneros, (2016). First edition. A fine copy, as new. The Fundacion Cisneros's CONVERSATIONS series is dedicated to preserving firsthand testimonies of leading artists and intellectuals from Latin America.
Sao Paulo: Martins, 1962. Illustrated by the author. Introduction by Jorge Amado. 331 pages with Text in Portuguese. Large 8vo, green cloth with original stiff pictorial wrappers bound in. Sao Paulo: Martins (1962). First Edition. Gift inscription on halftitle and pPages 23-38 have pencil underlining to the text and extensive pencil annotation in the margins. The pages with illustrations have not been underlined or annotated. Otherwise very good.
Bahia: Instituto Nacional, 1982. Text by Jorge Amado, Peirre Verger & Waldeloir Rego. 128 aquarelles by Carybe. Very thick folio, 3/4 tan linen over pictorial boards (somewhat dust-soiled and with faint stains on top of spine; internally clean). Bahia: Instituto Nacional, 1982. A very good copy. Inscribed by the artist on the half title with 3 original watercolors on the fly-leaf and half-title.
Rio De Janeiro: Laemmert, 1856. 668 pages, thick 12mo, brown cloth; early ownership signatures, worming, mostly minor (most significant through around page 130), covers worn, spines and front joint repaired, but sound. Rio De Janeiro: Eduardo & Henrique Laemmert, 1856. A few issues but still a very good copy.
New York: Brave Wolf, 1996. Preface by Edilberto Trevisan. Introduction by Edward Leffingwell. Afterword by Rubens Fernandes Junior. Illustrated in black and white. 111 pages. 4to, black cloth, d.w. (some sun discoloration). New York: Brave Wolf Publishing, (1996). First Edition. Text in English and Portuguese. An uncommon publication. A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
40pp. 24mo, original printed wrappers; (wrappers very lightly soiled, otherwise very good). Rio de Janeiro: Eduardo & Henrique Laemmert, (1865). "An account of Lincoln's assassination and funeral, beginning with his forebodings when he left Springfield. Concludes with a brief biography." Monaghan 3796. One of two publications in Portuguese published in Brazil in 1865 on Abraham Lincoln.
London: Effingham Wilson, 1825. the Captaincy of Minas Geraes, and the Gold Mines of that Province. Colored map of Minas Geraes. xii, 182pp. + ad leaf. 8vo, rebound in modern brown library cloth, ex-lib, light foxing to some margins. uncut. London: Effingham Wilson, 1825. The first 6 chapters are on the history of Brazil, the voyage to Brazil and ports, geography, natural history and medical diseases there. The rest of the book is on the geology, mineralogy, and mining in.....
Rio de Janeiro: Distribuidora Record / Continental News, 1965. A classic work on Brasil, richly illustrated with facsimiles of all the lithographs -- 156 colored plates and maps on 143 leaves. Three elephant folios. , , XVI, 17-56; , , 162; , , XVI, 252 pages. Unbound text gatherings and plates loose in wrappers as issued, protected in the original red cloth dropback boxes, held closed with imitation bone clasps. Rio de Janeiro & New York: Distribuidora Record / Continental.....