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  • ABBEY'S ROAD. by Abbey, Edward.
    Abbey, Edward.
    ABBEY'S ROAD.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    New York: Dutton, (1979.). Explorations in the West and elsewhere, from the Rio Grande in Texas to Canyonlands and Lake Powell in Utah - and to Mexico and Scotland and Australia. Illustrated with his drawings. 198 pp. ISBN: 0-525-030018.

    Condition: Good overall (some discoloration to lower edge of back cover and last few pages, but otherwise tight and clean.)

    Book ID: 56876
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  • ESKIMOS, CHICANOS, INDIANS: Volume IV of Children of Crisis. by Coles, Robert, M.D.
    Coles, Robert, M.D.
    ESKIMOS, CHICANOS, INDIANS: Volume IV of Children of Crisis.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    Boston: Little Brown, (1977.) dj. Hardcover - The fourth volume in this child psychiatrist's masterwork, an award-winning series which studies how children survive and adapt to changes - even violent changes - in their environment. This volume focuses three different groups of disadvanted - even oppressed - children in the United States. Based on his studies among the Eskimos in Alaska and the Pueblo and Hopi territory of New Mexico and the Rio Grande Valley. Illustrated in with full-color drawings by children. References, index. 587 pp. ISBN: 0-316-151629.

    Condition: Fine in a very good dust jacket (closed tear, some edgewear.)

    Book ID: 48266
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  • ONE BLOODY SHIRT AT A TIME: A Deputy Ricos Tale. by Garcia, Elizabeth A.
    Garcia, Elizabeth A.
    ONE BLOODY SHIRT AT A TIME: A Deputy Ricos Tale.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    By the author, (2012). First edition - The first novel featuring deputy Margarita Ricos - she is "not just any deputy. Shes smart. Shes courageous. Shes a twenty-five-year-old Chicana with attitude who grew up on the edge of the United States in Terlingua, Texas. There, the peoples and cultures of two countries are blended, more than separated, by the once-fierce Rio Grande. Terlingua is an unincorporated settlement built around a mercury mining ghost town of the same name." 269 pp. ISBN: 978-1470192846.

    Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers (a bit of curling to the covers).

    Book ID: 78048
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  • Horgan, Paul.
    THE HEROIC TRIAD: Essays in the Social Energies of Three Southwestern Cultures.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    London: Heinemann, (1971.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A return to the area of Horgan's Pulitzer and Bancroft Prize winning work "The Great River" - the Rio Grande - and the peoples who lived near it: Hispanic, Indian, and Anglo. Bibliography, index. Map endpapers. xii, 256 pp. ISBN: 0-434-478202.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 35128
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  • Islas, Arturo.
    MIGRANT SOULS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (1990.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's second book about the Angel family who live in a small Texas town on the Rio Grande - and on the border between cultures - between the Anglo and the Hispanic and between the Hispanic and the Indian. Dustjacket praise from James Merrill, Denise Levertov, and Adrienne Rich. Illustrated endpapers. 247 pp. ISBN: 0-688-074103.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 17769
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  • MIGRANT SOULS. by Islas, Arturo.
    Islas, Arturo.
    MIGRANT SOULS.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Morrow, (1990.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - The author's second book about the Angel family who live in a small Texas town on the Rio Grande - and on the border between cultures - between the Anglo and the Hispanic and between the Hispanic and the Indian. Dustjacket praise from James Merrill, Denise Levertov, and Adrienne Rich. INSCRIBED on the half title page and dated in the year of publication. Illustrated endpapers. 247 pp. ISBN: 0-688-074103.

    Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (some spine slant)

    Book ID: 79886
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  • MIGRANT SOULS. by Islas, Arturo.
    Islas, Arturo.
    MIGRANT SOULS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (1990.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's second book about the Angel family who live in a small Texas town on the Rio Grande - and on the border between cultures - between the Anglo and the Hispanic and between the Hispanic and the Indian. Dustjacket praise from James Merrill, Denise Levertov, and Adrienne Rich. SIGNED on the title page and INSCRIBED on the half title page and dated in the year of publication. Illustrated endpapers. 247 pp. ISBN: 0-688-074103.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 64257
    View cart More details Price: $30.00