Bogota: Aguilar, 2007. Many Illus. 339pp. Folio, black boards, d.w., corners of boards lightly bumped, otherwise very good. (Bogota): Aguilar, (2007). First Edition History of the newspaper, El Espectador, published first in Medellin and then in Bogota, Colombia. Many of the illustrations are of front pages of the newspaper.
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1855. Colombian President of the Confederation of Granada (now the Republics of Colombia and Panama) in 1861, who was also a distinguished General, writer, poet, scholar, and lawyer. On November 13, 1862 Arboleda was assassinated at the age of 45. 1 page, 6.75 x 4.75 inches, no place, no date, circa 1855. Written in Spanish and untranslated, thanking a friend for sending him a book and sending well wishes. Below this letter is an inscription (from the 1850s or 60s)...
Bogota: Club Nacional de Turismo de Colombia, 1939. Map. Lithograph. Sheet size 36.5 x 23.75 inches. Large scale road map with beautiful art deco font design. In very good condition. Some wear and two small tears along original fold lines.
One Hundred Thousand Shares, Par Value, $10 Each. Stock Non- Assessable. folding map of the State of Bolivar, Colombia. 12pp. 8vo, pr. wrs.; (spine worn, pages creased in middle, 2 inch tear in margin of map). N.Y.: George T. Patterson, 1880. Share prospectus. The Bolivar Mining Company discovered the Castillo gold mine in the State of Bolivar, Colombia. The proceeds from this share issue was for the development of the mine.
color illus. 36pp. 8vo, square 4to, pr. wrs. N.p.: Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, n.d. Portraits of Simon Bolivar.
Boston: W.D. Ticknor, 1835. Map. Engraving with original hand outline. Image measures 7.75" x 10". From "A Comprehensive Atlas Geographical, Historical and Commercial". Minor discoloration in margins. T.G. Bradford (1802-1887) was a Boston based publisher. He worked as assistant editor of the American Encyclopedia before entering the field of map making.
Paris: Fonderie et Imprimerie De J. Carez, 1825. Broadside format, printed on one side with seven oblong columns. Text measures 19 x 24 inches. Pages measures 21 x 27 1/4 inches. Early letterpress edition of Colombia's Constitution in French when Dr. Miguel Pena was the head of Congress. Europeans have always had an interest in this region for canal construction. Includes geographical statistics about each Department and province when Colombia and Venezuela were united as the Republic of Colombia. Repairs...
Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1822. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 9.25" x 11.25", image plus text measures 16.75" x 20.5". Includes information pertaining to history, climate and culture. From "A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas..." of 1822.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1967. Illus. 8vo, brown cloth, d.w. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (1967). Very good.
Bogota: H. Andrade, 1880. Thick 4to, modern brown library cloth, ex-lib, small tear in bottom margin of first four pages, some pages lightly browned. Bogota: H. Andrade, 1880.
Ediciones Gamma, 1997. Many color photo Illus. by Andres Lejona, b/w Illus. 4to, pictorial boards, d.w. N.p.: Ediciones Gamma, (1997). Profile and history of Cartagena, Colombia. Text in Spanish and English.
Bogota: Ministerio de Obras Publicas, 1943. Map. Lithograph. Sheet size 39 x 27 inches. Large scale network of roads map with an inset of Seranilla Banks and surround. In very good condition. Some wear and two small tears along original fold lines. Hard to find.
Munich: Galerie Thomas, 2007. Many illustrations. 152pp., folio, pictorial boards. Munchen: Galerie Thomas, (2007). Slightly bumped at extremities, still a near fine copy. Text in German, Spanish, and English.
New York: Harper & Row, 1968. Translated by J.S. Bernstein. Small 8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. New York: Harper & Row, (1968). First American Edition. His first book to be published in America. Fine copy in a very good+ first issue dust wrapper, with minor creasing and a short closed tear at the bottom edge.
New York: Knopf, 1988. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York: Knopf, 1988. First American Edition.
Bogota: Panamerica Formas, 2001. Illustrated throughout, mostly in color. 237 pages with text in Spanish. Large square 4to, blue boards, d.w. Bogota: Panamerica Formas, 2001. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. Inscribed by the artist on the half title. A scarce monograph of the Colombian artist.
Bogota: Delroisse, 1982. Profusely illustrated with large photographic color plates. 238pp., Tall 4to, beige cloth, d.w. Bogota: Editions Delrose/Banco de la Republica, 1982. Near fine in very good dust wrapper.
Brad Haw Architects, 2015. Extensively illustrated. 111pp., tall 4to, printed boards. Brad Haw Architects, (2015). Boards very slightly bowed, still a near fine copy. One of 250 copies Text in Spanish and English.
New York: Random House, 1949. Frontis. and photographs by William Caskey. Tall 8vo, cloth, d.w. with tears, spine lightly soiled. New York: Random House, (1949). First Edition.
New York: Rizzoli, 1986. Many photo Illus., some in color. 4to, blue cloth, covers warped. New York: Rizzoli, (1986).
1630. Map. Engraving. 11" x 14". Northern and northwestern area of South America, including Colombia, with extensive development of the interior area. Joannes or Johannes De Laet was a Dutch geographer and director of the Dutch West India Company.
Bloomington: Indiana Universoty Press, 1983. Illustrated. 601 pages, tall thick 8vo, green cloth. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. (1983). First Edition. Near fine.
Bogota: Consuelo Mendoza, 1997. Many photo Illus., most in color. Folio, pictorial boards, d.w. (Bogota): Consuelo Mendoza, (1997). Fine Text in Spanish and English.
many color and b/w illus. 4to, bds. N.Y.: Time, (1965). vg.
New York: Knopf, 1990. Transl. by Edith Grossman. d.w. New York: Knopf, 1990. First American Edition. Fine.