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Published in EXILE inNew-York”
Páez, José Antonio.  Broadside. Begins: "A los venezolanos." New-York, 21 October 1853. Folio (30.7 cm, 12"). [1] p.
$750.00
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Bishop Palafox Letters To & From, a Narrative,
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Question of Beatification
Palafox y Mendoza, Juan de.  Manuscript on paper, in Spanish. “Carta primera qué èl V.e S.or D.n Juan dè Palafox escriviò âl Summo Pontifize Innocencio X sobre lòs dòs Pleytos que litigava con los Padres Jesuìtas, sobre diezmos y jurisdizion.” [Mexico?: ca. 1760]. Folio (30 cm, 11.75"). [28] ff.
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Banned! in Mexico
(Pascal, Blaise).  Carta de un leonés a uno de los suscritores a la reimpresion de las Cartas provinciales de Pascal. México: Impr. de Luis Abadiano y Valdes, 1842. Small 4to. 16 pp.
$150.00
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Popular Literature“A True Relation & a Curious Romance”
Pavón, Gonzalo.  [drop-title] Verdadera relacion y curioso romance, en que se dà cuenta y declara la descripcion y grandeza del Templo de Salomon. Primera [– segunda] parte. [colophon: Màlaga: Felix de Casas y Martinez, 1789]. 8vo (21.3 cm, 8"). I: [2] ff; II: [2] ff.
$137.50
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Celebrating theBaptism of a Princess
Pellicer de Touar [Tovar], José.  Piramide baptismal, o inscripcion cronologica, historica, genealogica, i panegirica ... Dedicada a las felicissimas memorias del sacro, soberano, i real baptismo, de la serenissima Infante de Ambas Españas Doña Maria Teresa Bibiana de Austria. Madrid: Por la viuda de Alonso Martin, 1638. Folio (28.2 cm, 11.1"). [4], 6 ff.
$750.00
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A Master Rhetorician ofthe New World ENLIGHTENMENT
Peralta Barnuevo Rocha y Benavides, Pedro de.  Passion y triumpho de Christo. Dividida en diez oraciones, que comienzan desde el mysterio de la oración del huerto hasta el de la ascension del Señor. Lima: En la imprenta que està extra muros de Santa Cathalina, 1738. 4to (20.5 cm; 8"). [108], 216, 196–99, [8], 229–326 pp.
$4975.00
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Mystic or Pragmatic Wife?
Pérez Galdós, Benito.  La loca de la casa, comedia en cuatro actos. Madrid: Imprenta de la Guirnalda, 1893. 12mo (18.2 cm, 7.15"). [8], 294 pp.
$100.00
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Four ClassicSpanish Novelas Neatly Bound
Pérez Galdós, Benito.  La sombra. Celin. Tropiquillos. Theros. Madrid: Imprenta de La Guirnalda, 1890. 8vo (17.9 cm, 7"). [10], [5]–257, [3 (2 adv.)] pp.
$100.00
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Two Classic Works in NahuatlIssued & Bound TOGETHER
(Wonderful Provenance)
Pérez, Manuel.  Farol indiano, y guia de curas de indios. [bound and issued with] Arte de el idioma mexicano. Mexico: por Francisco de Rivera Calderon, 1713. 8vo. I: [24] ff., 192 pp., [2] ff. II: [8] ff., 80 pp., [2] ff.
$8500.00
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Able Bodied Seamen Needed for the Second Spanish-Portuguese War
Even to the Point of Giving Amnesty to Deserters
Peru.  Viceroy (1776–1780: Guirior).  Reglamento, e instrucción que ha de observarse en la formación de la matrícula de gente de mar. Que S. M. manda establecer en todos los pueblos que baña la agua salada en los de este virreynato. Exercicios en que ha de emplearse fuero militar de marina, y privilegios que ha de gozar. [in text, at end: Lima: 1777]. Folio (28.3 cm, 11.125"). [16] ff.
$1800.00
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How to Conduct a (Particular) Residencia Hearing
Philip IV, King of Spain.  Manuscript document. On paper, in Spanish. Madrid: 31 October 1625. Folio (31 cm; 12.125"). [4] pp. (and 2 blank leaves).
$875.00
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Spanish Perspectives onClassical Law
Pichardo Vinuesa, Antonio.  Practicae institutiones, sive Manuductiones iuris civilis Romanorum, et Regii Hispani, ad praxim libro singulari, in quatuor distributae partes comprehensae. Vallis-Oleti [i.e., Valladolid]: Ioannes Lasso à Peñas, 1630. Folio (29.2 cm, 11.5"). [8], 806, [92 (index)] pp. (pagination erratic, skips 187/88, text uninterrupted). [with the same author's] Comentariorum in quatuor Institutionum Iustinianearum libros. Tomus secondus ... Appendicis loco. Manuductionum iuris civilis Romanorum, & Regii Hispani, pro iudicibus, & advocatis tyronibus ad praxim, liber singularis commodioris usus gratia altero thomo contentus. Vallisoleti: Apud Hieronymum Morillo, 1630. Folio. [12], 353, [1], [32 (index)] pp. (pagination skips 304 & 305). 
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The Land & Indian Problems
Pimentel, Francisco.  Memoria sobre las causas que han originado la situacion actual de la raza indígena de México, y medios de remediarla. Mexico: Impr. de Andrade y Escalante, 1864. 8vo. 241, [1] pp., [1] f. [with the same author's] La economía política aplicada a la propiedad territorial en México. México: Imprenta de Ignacio Cumplido, 1866. 8vo. 265, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f.
$600.00
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BENEDICTINES Come to the New World
with COLUMBUS
A FINE Engraved Title-Page & 18 Splendid Plates
[Plautius, Caspar]. Nova typis transacta navigatio novi orbis Indiae occidentalis.... [Linz], 1621. Folio (32.6 cm, 12.875"). )(4 (-)(4, blank) A–M4 N4 (-N4, blank); Engr. t.-p., [2] ff., 101, [1] pp.; 18 plts.
$27,000.00
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The War of the Seven Reductions & Other Matters
Pombal, Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo, Marquês de.   Commentarius de republica in America lusitana, atque hispana a' Jesuitis instituta belloque ab his cum Hispaniae, lusitaniaeque exercitibus gesto, ex iis quae asservantur in secretioribus conclavibus legatorum, qui cum plena regum potestate negotia huc pertinentia en America administrabant, aliisque instrumentis certae auctoritatis concinnatus. [Lisbon: No publisher/printer, 1760]. 16mo (15 cm; 5.875"). [1] f., 77, [1] pp.
$750.00
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Did Pizarro Really Draw aLine in the Sand?
Prescott, William Hickling.  History of the conquest of Peru, 1524–1550. Mexico City: Imprenta Nuevo Mundo for the members of the Limited Editions Club, 1957. Folio (32 cm, 12.6). xxxvi, 252 pp., [2] pp.; illus.
$150.00
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Speaking toTRANSLATIONS of His Mexico
Prescott, William H.  Letter Signed to Theodore S. Fay. [Boston: ca. 1848]. Oblong 12mo ( 6.5" x 7.75"). 2 pp.
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American Gift Book for aForeign Audience
Presente a las damas.   Filadelphia: Carey, Lea, & Carey, 1829. 8vo (19.3 cm, 7.55"). Engr. presentation f., [4] pp., 32 ff.; 32 plts.
$400.00
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Early Christian PoetBodoni Printing
Prudentius Clemens, Aurelius.  Aurelii prudentii Clementis V.C. Opera omnia nunc primum cum codd. Vaticanis collata praefatione, variantibus lectionibus, notis, ac rerum verborumque indice locupletissimo aucta et illustrata. Parmae: Ex Regio typographeo, 1788. 4to (31.5 cm, 12.5"). 2 vols. I: [12], 71, [1], 302, [2], [303]–61, [3] pp. II: [4], 215, [1], 219–84, [2] pp. (text complete despite pagination).
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A Landmark ofSpanish GastronomyAuthor's Copy
Puga y Parga, Manuel M. [a.k.a. Picadillo].  La cocina práctica. La Coruña: Litografía e Imprenta Roel, [1920]. 8vo (21.8 cm, 8.6"). xvi, 511, [1] pp.
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DoingBUSINESS in Mexico in 1834
Quesedo, Tomas.  Autograph Letter Signed, in Spanish, on paper, to Abraham Miller. Mexico City [“S.C.”]: 13 October 1834. Small 4to, [2] pp.
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The Interesting Estate of the Choir Master
Popayán, 1621
Ramírez Carrillo, Alonso.  Manuscript document, unsigned. On paper, in Spanish. Peñafiel, Spain, 1621. Folio (31 cm; 12.25"). 15 ff.
$500.00
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The Choir Master OwnedVineyards
   (& Maria Got Them)
Ramírez Carrillo, Alonso. Document (“escritura pública de donación”). In Spanish, on paper. Peñafiel, Spain, 24 April 1615. Folio. [10] pp.
$450.00
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We HaveNOTHING to Hope for from SPAIN
Ramírez, José Miguel.  [drop-title] Nada hay que esperar de España, ó Esposicion que leyó el sr. d. José Miguel Ramirez en la sesion del 25 de junio de 1821. [colophon: México: Impr. Imperial de A. Valdés, 1821]. Small 4to (19 cm; 7.5"). 15, [1(blank)] pp.
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Scary Times for Spaniards in theBreak-Away Yucatan
(Republic of the Yucatan).  Group of 15 documents (see below for details). Campeche, Merida: Various publishers, 1842–43. Folio and slightly smaller (31 cm; 12.25"; and slightly smaller). 38 pp. (11 blank).
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