Two volumes. Some rubbing, edgewear on exterior of both volumes. Previous owner's name on front paste-down. Pages yellowed on edges; interiors also fairly yellowed; otherwise clean and unmarked. Sound bindings. . Size: 8vo - over 7 3/4 in - 9 3/4 in Tall. Year: 1925. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Historia De Chile: Chile Prehispano (Two ...
Publisher: Balcells & Co.
Publication Date: 1925
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Balcells & Co. 1925 / 1927, Santiago de Chile, 1925. TWO VOLUMES BOUND IN ONE. This rare book is a history of Chile before its colonization in the 18th century by the Spanish conquistadors b an eminent Chilean historian, teacher, War of the Pacific veteran and a prominent scholar of the Mapuche people - Tomás Guevara Silva (1865-1935). This is one of the first historical studies of precolonial (pre-Hispanic) periods of Chile that incorporated into research evidences from the fields of archaeology and anthropology. Includes numerous photographs and illustrations. 255x175mm. + pages. Rebound Hardcover with leather gilt ribbed spine. Spine edges and hinges slightly worn. Ex-libris sticker on front inner cover. Small stamp on front whitepage upper corner. Title-page edge of the 1st volume have small (1cm) tear and small pen marks near binding. Pages yellowing. [SUMMARY]: This rare early scholarly history of prehistoric Chile is in good condition. The book is in : Spanish. Seller Inventory # MC 04 07