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Jalamanta: A Message from the Desert

By: Anaya, Rudolfo A.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Warner Books, Incorporated: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW05211

ISBN: 0446520241

Condition: Good


CH5 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is the usual library stamp and label on the inside surface of the front board and the dedication page plus the front endpaper has been removed as part of the library's withdrawal process plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. The dust jacket shows no visible signs of wear plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve plus there is the usual l... View more info

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Caramelo

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW12361

ISBN: 0679435549

Condition: Very Good


BZ4 - DJ is mylar protected. Signed by the author in black ink on the title page. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in brown paper covered boards quarter bound in textured red paper with gold lettering on the spine and a large graphic embossed on the front with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A multigenerational novel of a Mexican-American family. The story centers around the family's annual car trip from Chicago to Mexico City where the main character hears ... View more info

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Daughters of the Fifth Sun: A Collection of Latina Fiction and Poetry

By: Edited by Bryce Milligan, Mary Guerrero Milligan, and Angela de Hoyos

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Riverhead Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: SCW13722

ISBN: 1573220094

Condition: Very Good


CB6 - An ex-library first edition hardcover book SIGNED by Bryce Milligan, Mary Guerrero Milligan with "Best regards," written and by Pat Mora with "Bookjoy! 2014" written on the title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has label on the spine, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, and light shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some light discoloration and ... View more info

Migrant Song: Politics and Process in Contemporary Chicano Literature

By: McKenna, Teresa

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, University of Texas Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC10267BB

ISBN: 0292765185

Condition: Very Good


BP6 - Green covered boards with copper colored lettering on the spine. View more info

Johnny Tenorio and Other Plays

By: Morton, Carlos

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, USA, Arte Publico Press: 1992

Book ID: SCW10591

ISBN: 1558850473

Condition: Very Good


CA2 - A trade paperback withdrawn ex-library book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated green wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light fading on the spine plus there is a heavy clear plastic lamination applied to the covers plus there are the usual library labels and stamps on the spine, the back cover, the top outside paper edges, and the front endpaper. A collection of four plays by a noted Hispanic play... View more info

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The Ballad of Gato Guerrero

By: Ramos, Manuel

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW07820

ISBN: 0312109350

Condition: Good


BX5 - An ex-library first edition first printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has label on the spine, wrinkling, chipping, crease and some tears on the edges and corners, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some bumped corners and cover edgewear, lightly cocked, light d... View more info

The Devil, Delfina Varela and the Used Chevy : Which Examines Delfina Varela's Puzzling Pact with the Devil, the Plaintive Love Story of Ruiz Lopez Mondragon, & the Doomed Hispanic Political Dream of Manuel Caballos

By: Robinson, Louie G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Doubleday: 1993

Book ID: SCW02094

Condition: Very Good


CC5 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An as new, unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A funny and authentic novel of Mexican American life in San Francisco's Mission District. It is about a loose circle of middle-class Mexican Americans and their close-knit community. They are all determined to get a part of ... View more info

Conflicts of Interest: The Letters of Maria Amparo Ruiz de Burton

By: Ruiz de Burton, Maria Amparo

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, USA, Arte Publico Press: 2001

Book ID: SCW05515

Condition: Very Good


CB3 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/advance uncorrected proof first edition book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in light green wraps with only very minor overall shelf wear. This is a title in the publisher's Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage series. As complete a collection as possible of this 19th century Hispanic novelist. She was the first Hispanic novelist to writ... View more info

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The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories

By: Trevino, Jesus Salvador

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Arte Publico Press: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW13220

ISBN: 1558851291

Condition: Good


CE5 - An ex-library trade paperback book SIGNED by author on the title page in good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), light discoloration and shelf wear. A collection of short stories set in the barrios of a fictional town in Texas. The stories are told form the perspective of children who relate the world of adults as overheard and filtered through the understanding of the children. 8.5"x5.5", 175 pages. Satisfaction Guara... View more info

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Skyscraper That Flew and Other Stories

By: Trevino, Jesus Salvador

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Arte Publico Press: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW13493

ISBN: 1558854444

Condition: Very Good


BF5 - A trade paperback boook SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition that has some light discoloration and shelf wear. A collection of short stories by a noted Chicano filmmaker. 8.5"x5.5", 219 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Wounded Heart: Writing on Cherrie Moraga

By: Yarbro-Bejarano, Yvonne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW13643

ISBN: 0292796072

Condition: Very Good


BI6 - An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black cloth covered boards with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine and gold lettering on the front with only very, very slight overall shelf wear. A feminist study of Cherríe Moraga's work and its aesthetic, cultural, and political implications. The author focuses on Moraga's writing of the body and related material practices of sex, desire, and pleasure. It is organized into three sections: an analysis of Moraga's wri... View more info

The Wounded Heart: Writing on Cherrie Moraga

By: Yarbro-Bejarano, Yvonne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC11260BB

ISBN: 0292796072

Condition: Very Good


CC2 - An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black cloth covered boards with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine and gold lettering on the front with only very, very slight overall shelf wear. Chicana Matters Series. A feminist study of Cherríe Moraga's work and its aesthetic, cultural, and political implications. View more info

The Wounded Heart: Writing on Cherrie Moraga

By: Yarbro-Bejarano, Yvonne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC11261BB

ISBN: 0292796072

Condition: Very Good


CC2 - An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black cloth covered boards with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine and gold lettering on the front with only very, very slight overall shelf wear. Chicana Matters Series. A feminist study of Cherríe Moraga's work and its aesthetic, cultural, and political implications. View more info

The Wounded Heart: Writing on Cherrie Moraga

By: Yarbro-Bejarano, Yvonne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, University of Texas Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC22335BB

ISBN: 0292796072

Condition: As New


BR6 - A first edition hardcover book in fine condition with no dust jacket. Chicana Matters Series. A feminist study of Cherríe Moraga's work and its aesthetic, cultural, and political implications. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Wounded Heart: Writing on Cherrie Moraga

By: Yarbro-Bejarano, Yvonne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, University of Texas Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC22336BB

ISBN: 0292796072

Condition: As New


BR6 - A first edition hardcover book in fine condition with no dust jacket. Chicana Matters Series. A feminist study of Cherríe Moraga's work and its aesthetic, cultural, and political implications. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Home Again

By: Yglesias, Jose

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, U.S.A., Arte Publico Press: 2004

Book ID: SCW13657

ISBN: 1558853545

Condition: Very Good


CG4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition that has some light discoloration and shelf wear. This is a title in the publisher's Pioneers of Modern U.S. Hispanic Literature series. The main character is a retired novelist who has left the world of the Anglo-Saxon gentry of Boston's Louisburg Square and New York's Greenwich Village to return home to his parents' house n Tampa, Florida. Once ther, he becomes ensnared in family politics and ends up on a bizarre and ... View more info