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  • Considine, John J.
    NEW HORIZONS IN LATIN AMERICA.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York Dodd, Mead, 1958. dj. Hardcover first edition - Informative synthesis of people from South and Middle America. from Brazil' s favelas to Argentina, Uruguay, and a study of Chilean fundo life.Photographs, charts. 379 pp with footnotes, appendix, and index. Map endpapers.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 28147
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  • THE INVISIBLE MOUNTAIN. by De Robertis, Carolina.
    De Robertis, Carolina.
    THE INVISIBLE MOUNTAIN.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. SIGNED first edition - The author's first book, the story of three generations - and especially of the women - of Firielli family of Uruguay, based on the author's own family. "An extraordinary first effort whose epic scope and deft handling reverberate with the deep pull of ancestry, the powerful influence of one's country and the sacrifices of reinvention." (Publishers Weekly.) SIGNED on the title page with the words "Thanks for loving books." 366 pp plus 6 pp of questions and answers from the author.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 45578
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  • THE INVISIBLE MOUNTAIN. by De Robertis, Carolina.
    De Robertis, Carolina.
    THE INVISIBLE MOUNTAIN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, the story of three generations - and especially of the women - of Firielli family of Uruguay, based on the author's own family. "An extraordinary first effort whose epic scope and deft handling reverberate with the deep pull of ancestry, the powerful influence of one's country and the sacrifices of reinvention." (Publishers Weekly.) 364 pp. ISBN: 978-0307271631.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 74774
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  • WALKING WORDS. by Galeano, Eduardo (1940-2015). Woodcuts by Jose Francisco Borges.
    Galeano, Eduardo (1940-2015). Woodcuts by Jose Francisco Borges.
    WALKING WORDS.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Norton, (1995) dj. Hardcover first edition - An unusual collaboration by this writer from Uruguay- and artist from Brazil - one which "draws on the folklore of rural and urban Latin America to discover and retell 'the stories of ghouls and fools that Id like to write.' . . beautifully illustrated by the Brazilian woodcut artist JosŽ Francisco Borges" Translated from the Spanish by Mark Fried. 328 pp. ISBN: 0-393037827.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 74837
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  • Larreta, Antonio.
    THE LAST PORTRAIT OF THE DUCHESS OF ALBA.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Adler & Adler, 1988. dj. Hardcover first edition - Uruguayan's author's first novel, a fascinating historical mystery about the Death of the Duchess of Alba, winner of the Editorial Planete prize when it was first published in Spain in 1980. Translated by Pamela Carmell. ISBN: 0-917561-422.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 18114
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  • BODY SNATCHER. by Onetti, Juan Carlos.
    Onetti, Juan Carlos.
    BODY SNATCHER.

    Edition: First English printing.

    London: Quartet, (1991.) dj. Hardcover first edition - One of the novels set in the fictional provincial town of Santa Maria, on the banks of the River Plate, by this great Uruguayan writer. Originally published in Argentina in 1964, this is its first English language appearance. Translated by Alfred MacAdam. 305 pp. ISBN: 0-7043-2797x.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 69236
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  • BODY SNATCHER. by Onetti, Juan Carlos.
    Onetti, Juan Carlos.
    BODY SNATCHER.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Pantheon, (1991.) dj. Hardcover first edition - One of the novels set in the fictional provincial town of Santa Maria, on the banks of the River Plate, by this great Uruguayan writer. Originally published in Argentina in 1964, but not translated into English until 1991. Translated by Alfred MacAdam. 305 pp. ISBN: 0-7043-2797x.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 56819
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  • Onetti, Juan Carlos.
    BODY SNATCHER.

    Edition: First English printing.

    London: Quartet, (1991.) dj. Hardcover first edition - One of the novels set in the fictional provincial town of Santa Maria, on the banks of the River Plate, by this great Uruguayan writer. Originally published in Argentina in 1964, this is its first English language appearance. Translated by Alfred MacAdam. 305 pp. ISBN: 0-7043-2797x.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 32856
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