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TREASURE OF THE SUN.
Edition: First printing.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1954. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - California-born author's first and apparently only novel (although she also published many short stories), a story set among the simple people of the Andes, who guard the secret of the hiding place of the lost Inca treasure. SIGNED on the front endpaper with the words "Best Regards."
Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket (price-clipped.)Book ID: 32490More details Price: $65.00
I, THE KING.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: William H. Morrow, 1979. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel about the unsuccessful 1542 revolt of the Inca Empire, led by conquistador Gonzalo Pizzaro against Emperor Charles V of Spain. Map. Historical note. 287 pp. ISBN: 0-688-033822.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 57430More details Price: $18.00
THE SOUL OF THE CONDOR: A Forgotten Holocaust.
Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.
Chula Vista, CA: By the author, (1996). SIGNED first edition - "Of Inca descent, the author describes his childhood in the Amazon jungle and his yearning to come to the United States. Through adversity, with tenacity, the young Peruvian immigrant becomes a doctor of medicine. . . In his medical missions to the desolate areas of his youth, the author reflects on the lives and culture of indians whose condition is worse than it was five hundred years ago." INSCRIBED in Spanish on the dedication page and SIGNED simply as "Carlos." 304 pp. ISBN: 0-965249905.
Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers.Book ID: 77794More details Price: $16.50