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Lima Mourns Charles IIIEngraving by VazquezA RARE Type of Volume
from anInteresting Press
Rico, Juan.  Reales exequias, que por el fallecimiento del señor don Carlos III, rey de España y de las Indias, mando celebrar en la ciudad de Lima. Lima: En la Imprenta Real de los Niños Expósitos, 1789. Folio. [2] ff., 169, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f., 50 pp., fold. plt.
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Lima MournsCharles III
Rico, Juan.  Reales exequias, que por el fallecimiento del señor don Carlos III, rey de España y de las Indias, mando celebrar en la ciudad de Lima. Lima: En la Imprenta Real de los Niños Expósitos, 1789. Folio. [2] ff., 169, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f., 50 pp., fold. plt.
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Catholic Catechism in AztecFirst EditionInteresting Binding
Ripalda, Gerónimo.  Catecismo mexicano. Mexico: Impr. de la Bibliotheca Mexicana, 1758. Small 8vo (14.5 cm; 5.75"). [17] ff., 170 pp., [1] f.
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Very Early VENEZUELAN Imprint
Relating to INDEPENDENCE!
Rivas y Galindo, Francisco.  Broadside, begins: “Proclama que hizo Don Francisco Rivas y Galindo, joven de edad de quince años, hijo de Don Valentin Rivas uno de los SS. Vocales de la Suprema Junta Gubernativa de Caracas, à los habitantes de Venezuela ... ” Caracas: [Gallagher & Lamb], 20 April 1810. Folio (31 cm; 12.25"). 1 p.
$20,000.00
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RiveraAssumes the PRESIDENCY
Rivera [Cabezas], Antonio.  A los habitantes del estado. La Asamblea Legislativa me ha llamado a ejercio del Poder Ejecutivo por decreto de este dia, en que declara haber lugar a la formacion de causa al Gefe del Estado. Guatemala: 1830. Folio (30.7 cm; 12.25"). [1] p.
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Returned to La Silla del Gobierno que Ocupaba por Ministerio de la Ley”
Rivera Paz, Mariano.  [drop-title] Mariano Rivear Paz, Consejero Gefe del Estado de Guatemala, a los habitantes del estado y demas pueblos de la republica. Conciudadanos: Quando en fines de enero ultimo fui arrojado por la fuerza de la silla del Gobierno, que ocupaba por ministerio de la ley, tuve el honor de informaros de mi conducta en aquellas circunstancias. [Guatemala]: Imprenta de la N. Academia de Estudios, 1839.
$875.00
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Travelling toWhere Few Wanted to Go
Robertson, John Parish, & William Parish Robertson. Four years in Paraguay: comprising an account of that republic, under the government of the dictator Francia. Philadelphia: E.L. Carey & A. Hart, 1838. 12mo (19 cm; 7.25"). 2 vols. I: [9] ff., 236 pp. II: 220 pp.
$450.00
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AndTHEN . . .
Robertson, John Parish, & William Parish Robertson.  Francia's reign of terror, being a sequel to Letters on Paraguay. Philadelphia: E.L. Carey & A. Hart, 1839. 12mo (19 cm; 7.5"). 2 vols. I: 213, [1 (blank)] pp., [1 (ads)] f. II: 192 pp.
$450.00
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WELCOME! to the Order ofthe Sisters of Santiago
Robles Gorbalan, Margarita de.  Manuscript document signed. On paper, in Spanish. Toledo: 21 September 1703. Folio (29.3 cm; 11.5"). [3] pp.
$200.00
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Letters of an American Pareño's Copy
[Rocafuerte, Vicente].  Cartas de un americano sobre las ventajas de los gobiernos republicanos federativos. Londres: Imprenta Española de M. Calero, 1826. 8vo. (23.5 cm; 9.25"). [3] ff., ii, 212 pp.
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An Insider's View:  Spain's Postal System
Rodríguez de Campomanes, Pedro.  Itinerario de las carreras de posta de dentro, y fuera del reyno. Madrid: Antonio Perez de Soto, 1761. 8vo (15.4 cm, 6.1"). Frontis., [14], xcviii, [2], 312, [2], 76 pp. (map lacking).
$800.00
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Strong Advice against Enthusiasm
Rodríguez de Rivas y Velasco, Diego.  [drop-title] Carta pastoral, que el Ilmo. Sr. Dr. D. Diego Rodriguez Rivas, y Velasco, escribió á las religiosas de su obispado de Guadalaxara, con el motivo de la real cedula expedida por S.M. en el real sitio del Pardo à 19. de marzo de 1768. à fin de preservar del contagio del fanatismo à las religiosas de su filiacion. [Puebla]: No publisher/printer, [1768]. Small 4to (19.5 cm; 7.75" ). [1] f., 37, [1 (blank)] pp.
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El Amor a la Memoria deMi Infeliz Hermano
Rodríguez Galván, Ignacio.  Poesías de D. Ignacio Rodriguez Galvan. Mejico: Impresas por M.N. de la Vega, 1851. Folio (24 cm; ). 2 vols. in 1. I: [4] ff., frontis., 311, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f. II: 336 pp., [1] f.
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The Watermark Points toPrinting in Mexico or Puebla
Roxas [Rojas], Alonso de.  Al rey nuestra Señor, por la Provincia de la Compañía de Iesus de la Nueva España. En satisfación de un libro de el visitador obispo D. Juan de Palafox y Mendoza. [Mexico?, Puebla?, Madrid?]: No publisher/printer, [1650]. Small 4to (21 cm; 8.25"). 278 pp.
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Tales Son los Deseos que Animan . . . a los Guatemaltecos”
Salazar, Carlos.  [drop-title] El Gefe Provisorio de Guatemala a los habitantes del estado y de toda la republica. Encargado del Gobierno de este Estado, mientras se reune el Cuerpo constituyente que debe decidir de su surete, no debo guardar siliencio en unas circunstancias en que los suscesos de la Republica, que pueden sernos trascendentales, llaman la atencion de los pueblos, cuyo bien estar es el primer deber de la autoridad publica. [Guatemala]: Imprenta de la N. A. de Estudios, 1839. Folio (30.7 cm;12.125"). [1] f.
$875.00
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Important Biography of a Scholar of the
Tarascan & Matlaltzinga Languages
Salguero, Pedro.  Vida del venerable padre y exemplarissimo varon el maestro Fr. Diego Basalenque, Provincial que fue de la Provincia de San Nicolas de Mechoacan del Orden de N.P.S. Agustin. Roma: En la Imprenta de los Herederos de Barbielini, 1761. 8vo (21.5 cm; 8.5" ). xvi, 194 pp.
$1300.00
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A Legendary Liberator Says, FAREWELL” He Dejado de Ser Hombe Publico”
San Martín, José de.  Broadside. Begins: El General San Martin. Presencié la declaracion de la Independencia de los estados de Chile y el Perù ... Pueblo Libre [i.e., Lima]: No publisher/printer, 1822. Folio (32 cm; 12.5"). [1] p.
$9500.00
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Plate by Araoz
San Pedro, José María de.  Apologia de Santa Teresa de Jesus, que dirige a las rr. mm. carmelitas descalzas de la ciudad de Mexico. Mexico: La oficina de Ontiveros, 1812. 8vo. [4] ff., plt., 44 pp.
$750.00
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A Work Written for theDiscalced Carmelite NUNS of Mexico
San Pedro, José María de.  Apologia de Santa Teresa de Jesus, que dirige a las rr. mm. carmelitas descalzas de la ciudad de Mexico ... Mexico: La oficina de Ontiveros, 1812. 4to. [4] ff., 44 pp. (without the plate).
$300.00
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10 Years of aMerchant's Correspondence
Sánchez Borda, José Joaquín Mariano.  Manuscipt. A copy book of personal and business correspondence. Bogotá: 1801–10. Folio (32 cm; 12.5"). [130] ff.
$7500.00
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TheFIRST Dominican-Born Writer to Publish a Book
& a Book about HISPANOLA at That!
Sánchez Valverde, Antonio.  Idea del valor de la isla Española, utilidades que de ella puede sacar su monarquia. Madrid: Impr. de Pedro Marin, 1785. 4to. [4] ff., xx, 208 pp., [2] ff., table; without the map.
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Printed onRice Paper” on theArchbishop's Press, the Ex-Jesuit Press
Sancho de Santa Justa y Rufino, Basilio.  Alocucion que en el dia veinte de enero del año mil setecientos ochenta y tres, cumpleaños del Rey nuestro señor D. Carlos III (que Dios gu[ard]e.) pronuncio a la Real Sociedad Patriotica de Manila. Manila: En la Imprenta del Seminario Eclesiastico, por Ignacio Ad-Vincula, 1783. Folio (29.5 cm; 11.5"). [1] f., 23, [1] pp.
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Men's Health”A Tale of THREE YEARS of Suffering & Medical Failure,
& Then SUCCESS
Sanz, José.  Observacion chirurgico-medica de un hidro-sarcocele, ó tumor scirroso en un testiculo con kiste, ó saco, lleno de pus en el escroto. [Mexico]: Oficina de Doña Maria Fernandez de Jáuregui, 1814. Small 8vo (14.2 cm; 5.5"). 39, [1 (blank)] pp.
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Charming ChalmaMiraculous Way Back
Sardó, Joaquín. Relación histórica y moral de la portentosa imagen de N. Sr. Jesucristo crucificado aparecido en una de las cuevas de S. Miguel de Chalma, hoy real convento y santuario de este nombre, de religiosos ermitaños de N.G.P. y doctor S. Agustin, en esta Nueva España, y en esta provincia del santísimo nombre de Jesús de México. Con los compendios de las vidas de los dos venerables religiosos legos y primeros anacoretas de este santo desierto, F. Bartolomé de Jesús María, y F. Juan de San Josef. [Mexico]: Casa de Arizpe, 1810. Small 4to. [7] ff., 386 pp., plt.
$950.00
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It’s JustSO Funny
(Satires).  [drop-title] Suplica de los pobres al Doctor Don Francisco Bullon. [Spain, ca. 1710?]. Small 4to. [2] ff. [with] [drop-title] Segvndo memorial del pobre de las covachvelas al Doctor Bvllon, este año de 1710. [Spain, 1710]. 8vo. [4] ff.
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A Sessa Imprint without theCat & Mouse
Seneca, Lucius Annaeus.  Le tragedie di Seneca, tradotte da M. Lodovico Dolce. Venetia: Appresso Gio. Battista et Marchion Sessa F., [colophon: 1560]. 8vo (15.3 cm; 6"). [6], 347, [1 (blank)] ff.
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Tarascan or Purepecha LanguageFrom the Hogal Press
An Especially Interesting Copy
Serra, Ángel.  Manual de administrar los santos sacramentos a los españoles, y naturales de esta provincia ... de Michoacan. Mexico: [Imprenta de] Joseph Bernardo de Hogal, 1731. Small 4to (20 cm; 8"). [6], 138 [i.e., 136 (135 & 136 omitted)], [4] ff.
$3250.00
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The “Office of Almudí” A Woman's Inheritance
Sessa, Giuseppe de.  Autograph document signed. On paper, in Spanish. No place: ca. 20 January 1606. Folio (30 cm; 11.875"). [2] pp.
$250.00
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Addressing His “Amigos” — AMEXICAN War “Casualty”
Sierra y Rosso, Ignacio.  Representacion dirigida al soberano congreso general. Mexico: Imp. dirigida por M. Castro, 1851. 8vo. 28 pp.
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He Was a Member ofSor JUANA's Circle
Sigüenza y Góngora, Carlos de.  Parayso occidental plantado y cultivado por la liberal benefica mano de los muy catholicos y poderosos reyes de España, nuestros señores, en su magnifico Real Convento de Jesus Maria de Mexico. Mexico: Juan Ribera, 1684. Small 4to. [12], 206 ff., coat of arms.
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A Pastoral Letter toNUNS ONLY
Soledad, Antonio de la.  Carta pastoral que el general de carmelitas descalzos dirige a sus religiosas. Valencia: Impr. de D. Francisco Brusola, 1815. 8vo (21.2 cm; 8.375"). 40 pp.
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Eight Comedias sueltas byAntonio de Solis
Solis [y Ribadeneyra], Antonio de.  Sammelband of 9 plays. [Valencia, Barcelona, Madrid: Various publishers, 1763–98]. 4to (21.1 cm, 8.3"). Various paginations.
$1200.00
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