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1 (Nabuco, Joaquim). Nabuco, Carolina THE LIFE OF JOAQUIM NABUCO
Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, (1950). First edition, first printing. Translated and edited by Ronald Hilton, et alia. Hardcover. A whisper of fading to spine, else a fine copy in sapphire blue cloth with gilt lettering; no dust jacket. 373 pages; map endpapers; frontisportrait of Nabuco. 
Biography of the distinguished Brazilian, the emancipator of the slaves of his country and the first Brazilian ambassador to the U.S., by his daughter. This copy dated in the year of publication, warmly inscribed and SIGNED by the author to half-title. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Alden, Dauril ROYAL GOVERNMENT IN COLONIAL BRAZIL: With Special Reference to the Administration of the Marquis of Lovardio, Viceroy, 1769-1779
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Tiny spot on top edge, otherwise this is a near fine copy in like dust jacket. 
Tall octavo. This is the first detailed analysis in English of Portugal's governing of Brazil, taken from several Brazilian sources. 545 pages, glossary, appendices, bibliography, index, frontisportrait, plates, maps, tables. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Da Matta, Roberto; Campbell, Alan, translator A DIVIDED WORLD: Apinaye Social Structure
Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: Harvard University Press, 1982. 0674212886 / 9780674212886 First edition in English. A volume in the Harvard Studies in Cultural Anthropology series. Hardcover. Fine in blue cloth with silver lettering to the spine; in a decorative dust jacket. 186 pages, notes, references, and an index. 
Translated from the Portuguese by Alan Campbell. A study of the social structure of the Apinaye tribe in Central Brazil, with chapters on the complex organization of domestic life and ceremonies, and the larger systems of kinships and politics. 
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4 Fish, Robert L. THE SHRUNKEN HEAD
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus, with the edges of the covers age-darkened and lightly worn, pages also tanned; in a lightly edgeworn and age-toned dust jacket. 
A Captain Jose da Silva mystery. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Garcia-Roza, Luiz Alfredo SOUTHWESTERLY WIND
New York: Henry Holt and Company, (2004). 0805068910 / 9780805068917 First edition, first printing: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
Originally published in Brazil as VENTO SUDOESTE. Translated into English by Benjamin Moser. The third Inspector Espinosa mystery "breathes fresh air into the crime novel genre"--Los Angeles Times. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Hoyt, Richard DARWIN'S SECRET: A Novel of the Amazon
New York: Doubleday, (1989). 0385243820 / 9780385243827 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. Beautiful full-color, wraparound jungle scene jacket art by Robert Giusti. 
A motley group of people travel down the Amazon looking for a famed religious icon. From the author of TROTSKY'S RUN. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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