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Historia natural y moral de las Indias en que se tratan las cosas notables del cielo, y elementos, metales, plantas, y animales dellas : y los ritos, y ceremonias, leyes, y gouierno, y guerras de los Indios compuesta por el padre Ioseph de Acosta religioso de la Compañia de Iesus

Title:
Historia natvral y moral de las Indias
Author:
Acosta, José de 1540-1600  Search this
Former owner:
Cánovas del Castillo, Antonio 1828-1897  Search this
Physical description:
535, [37] pages 21 cm (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Pre-Linnean works
Obras anteriores a 1800
Early accounts to 1600
Primeros relatos hasta 1600
Early works
Place:
Peru
Latin America
América Latina
Perú
America
América
Date:
1590
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Historia natural  Search this
Indios de América del Sur  Search this
Indios de México  Search this
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Call number:
E141 .A284 1590
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edanmdm:siris_sil_988844

Distintas clases de sepulturas antiquas observadas en los valles Calchaquies por Rodolfo Schreiter ; con una introducción por Eric Boman

Author:
Schreiter, Carlos Rodolfo 1877-1942  Search this
Author:
Boman, Eric 1867-1924  Search this
Physical description:
11 pages, [2] leaves of plates illustrations 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Argentina
Calchaqui River Valley
Calchaqui River Valley (Argentina)
Date:
1919
Topic:
Indians of South America--Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Indians of South America--Antiquities  Search this
Tombs  Search this
Urns  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F2821.3.T65 S374 1919
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_984588

First part of the Royal commentaries of the Yncas by the Ynca Garcilasso de la Vega ; translated and edited with notes and an introduction by Clements R. Markham

Author:
Vega, Garcilaso de la 1539-1616  Search this
Author:
Markham, Clements R (Clements Robert) Sir 1830-1916  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Peru
Pérou
PERU
Date:
1869
1871
To 1548
Jusqu'à 1548
HASTA 1548
Topic:
Incas  Search this
INCAS  Search this
INDIOS DE PERU  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
HISTORIA  Search this
Call number:
G160 .V44 1869
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980497

Narrative of a visit to Indian tribes of the Purus River, Brazil by Joseph Beal Steere

Title:
Indian tribes of Brazil
Author:
Steere, Joseph Beal 1842-1940  Search this
Physical description:
pages 359-393, 9 pages of plates illustrations 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Brazil
Purus River (Peru and Brazil)
Purus River
Date:
1903
Topic:
Indians of South America  Search this
Call number:
F2519.1.P8 S74 1903
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_981631

Primitive trephining, illustrated by the Muñiz Peruvian collection by W.J. McGee

Author:
McGee, W J 1853-1912  Search this
Subject:
Muñiz, Manuel Antonio 1861-1897 Ethnological collections  Search this
Physical description:
7 pages 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Peru
Date:
1894
Topic:
Trephining  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Call number:
F3429.3.T7 M34 1894
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_977754

Observaciones etnográficas de Francisco Javier Muñiz con introducción y notas criticas

Author:
Outes, Felix F (Felix Faustino) 1878-1939  Search this
Subject:
Muñiz, Francico Javier 1795-1871  Search this
Physical description:
pages [197]-215 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Patagonia (Argentina and Chile)
South America
Patagonia
Date:
1917
Topic:
Indians of South America  Search this
Call number:
F2821.1.P29 O98 1917
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_979203

On some stone implements from British Guiana by E.F. Im Thurn

Title:
Stone implements from British Guiana
Author:
Im Thurn, Everard F (Everard Ferdinand) 1852-1932  Search this
Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland  Search this
Physical description:
9 pages illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Guyana
Date:
1882
Topic:
Stone implements  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Call number:
F2379 .I48 1882
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_979597

The captive in Patagonia, or, Life among the giants a personal narrative by Benjamin Franklin Bourne

Author:
Bourne, Benjamin Franklin 1816-1874  Search this
Former owner:
Friesema, H. Paul 1936-2013 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Bourne, Benjamin Franklin 1816-1874 Captivity, 1848  Search this
Physical description:
233 pages illustrations 19 cm
Type:
Books
Captivity narratives
Place:
Patagonia (Argentina and Chile)
South America
Patagonia
Date:
1853
Topic:
Indian captivities  Search this
Gigantism  Search this
Indians, South American  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F2936 .B79X 1853
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_973658

Surgery among the ancient Peruvians George Grant MacCurdy

Author:
MacCurdy, George Grant 1863-1947  Search this
Physical description:
pages 381-394 illustrations 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Peru
Date:
1918
Topic:
Indians of South America--Surgery  Search this
Skull--Surgery  Search this
Trephining  Search this
Call number:
F3429.3.T7 M33 1918
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_974867

The Guesde collection of antiquities in Pointe-à-Pître, Guadeloupe, West-Indies by Otis T. Mason

Title:
Antiquities in Pointe-à-Pître, Guadeloupe, West-Indies
Author:
Mason, Otis T. 1838-1908  Search this
Author:
Guesde, Louis Athanase Mathieu 1844- Ethnological collections  Search this
Subject:
Guesde Collection of Antiquities, Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, [731]-837 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Guadeloupe
Date:
1885
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Carib Indians  Search this
Call number:
F2066 .M37 1885
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_975121

Conférence sur l'anthropologie bolivienne Dr. Cherin

Title:
Anthropologie bolivienne conférence publique faite, le 2 aout 1907, a l'Hôtel de Ville par M. le Dr. Chervin
Author:
Chervin, Arthur 1850-1921  Search this
Author:
Association française pour l'avancement des sciences  Search this
Physical description:
20 pages illustrations, map 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Bolivia
Date:
1907
Topic:
Indians of South America  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_970258

Relations of Aboriginal culture and environment in the Lesser Antilles by J. Walter Fewkes

Author:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter 1850-1930  Search this
Physical description:
pages 662-678 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Antilles, Lesser
Lesser Antilles
Date:
1914
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Carib Indians  Search this
Indians of the West Indies  Search this
Call number:
E51 .N42Z no. 8
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_966521

The San Blas Indians of Panama by S.P. Verner

Author:
Verner, Samuel Phillips  Search this
Physical description:
pages 23-30 illustrations 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Panama
San Blas Coast
Date:
1920
Topic:
Cuna Indians  Search this
Call number:
F1565.2.C8 V47 1920
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_963117

De la Asunción a los chiquitos por el río Paraguay : tentativa frustrada en 1703. "Breve relación" inédita del p. José Francisco de Arce ..

Title:
Textus inediti vel rarissimi
Author:
Fúrlong Cárdiff, Guillermo 1889-1974  Search this
Arce, José Francisco de 1651- Breve relazión del viage, que hizieron por el río Paraguay arriba 5 padres y un hermano el año de 1703  Search this
Burges, Francisco  Search this
Physical description:
[54]-79 pages ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Paraguay
Date:
1938
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F3320.2.C39 F87 1938
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_963530

El ayllu (estudios sociológicos) Prólogo de don Rafael Altamira

Author:
Saavedra, Bautista 1870-1939  Search this
Author:
Altamira, Rafael 1866-1951  Search this
Physical description:
[vii-xii], 208 pages 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1913
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
AIMARAS  Search this
Aymara Indians  Search this
Indians of South America--Social life and customs  Search this
Quechua Indians  Search this
QUECHUAS  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_954439

Viaggi nell'America Meridionale di D. Felice di Azara ... ; fatti da lui tra il 1781 e il 1801 ; e pubblicati ... dal sig. C.A. Walckenaer, tradotti dal sig. Prof. Gaetano Barbieri ; con tavole in rame colorate

Title:
Viaggio di Azara
Author:
Azara, Félix de 1746-1821  Search this
Author:
Barbieri, Gaetano translator  Search this
Contributor:
Cuvier, Georges baron 1769-1832  Search this
Engraver:
Dall'Acqua, Giuseppe 1760-1829  Search this
Colorist:
Lazzaretti  Search this
Illustrator:
Stucchi, Stanislao approximately 1780  Search this
Editor:
Walckenaer, C. A (Charles Athanase) 1771-1852  Search this
Subject:
Azara, Félix de 1746-1821 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes, leaves of plates color illustrations 19 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Paraguay
Date:
1817
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F2671 .A9916 1817
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_954628

Golden breastplate from Cuzco, Peru by Marshall H. Saville

Author:
Saville, Marshall H (Marshall Howard) 1867-1935  Search this
Physical description:
8 pages illustrations 17 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Peru
Cuzco
Cuzco (Peru)
Date:
1921
Topic:
Indian armor  Search this
Indian goldwork  Search this
Indians of South America--Clothing  Search this
Clothing  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Indians of South America--Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E51 .I393 no. 21
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_954965

Bladed warclubs from British Guiana

Author:
Saville, Marshall H (Marshall Howard) 1867-1935  Search this
Physical description:
12 pages illustrations cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
South America
Guyana
Date:
1921
Topic:
Indian weapons  Search this
Indians of South America--Implements  Search this
Implements  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Indians of South America--Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E51 .I393 no. 14
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_954970

A voyage to South-America describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : interspersed throughout with reflections on the genius, customs, manners, and trade of the inhabitants : together with the natural history of the country : and an account of their gold and silver mines undertaken by command of his Majesty the King of Spain, by Don George Juan, and Don Antonio de Ulloa, both captains of the Spanish Navy, members of the Royal Societies of London and Berlin, and corresponding members of the Royal Academy at Paris ; translated from the original Spanish ; illustrated with copper plates ; in two volumes

Author:
Ulloa, Antonio de 1716-1795  Search this
Author:
Juan, Jorge 1713-1773  Search this
Former owner:
Peters, Richard DSI  Search this
United States Department of State Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes, VII leaves of plates (6 folded) illustrations (etchings), maps, plans 21 cm (8vo)
Type:
Sources
Early works to 1800
Early works
History
Place:
Andes Region
Chile
Colombia
Peru
South America
Spain
America
Date:
1758
18th century
To 1810
To 1820
Topic:
Incas--History  Search this
Spanish colonies  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Call number:
F2221 .U4213 1758
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_955280

Narrative, of a five years' expedition, against the revolted Negroes of Surinam, in Guiana, on the wild coast of South America; from the year 1772, to 1777 elucidating the history of that country, and describing its productions, viz. quadrupedes, birds, fishes, reptiles, trees, shrubs, fruits, & roots : with an account of the Indians of Guiana, & Negroes of Guinea by Captn. J.G. Steadman ; illustrated with 80 elegant engravings, from drawings made by the author

Title:
Narrative of an expedition to Surinam
Author:
Stedman, John Gabriel 1744-1797  Search this
Engraver:
Bartolozzi, Francesco 1727-1815  Search this
Blake, William 1757-1827  Search this
Holloway, Thomas 1748-1827  Search this
Printer:
Hansard, Luke 1752-1828  Search this
Publisher:
Johnson and Payne  Search this
Former owner:
United States Department of State Library DSI  Search this
Subject:
Stedman, John Gabriel 1744-1797 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes, [80] leaves of plates (4 folded) illustrations (engravings), maps, plans 27 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Suriname
Guiana
South America
Date:
1813
To 1814
Topic:
Slavery--History  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F2410 .S812 1813
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_955439

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