Products in Hispanic Interest
|2,001 Palabras Inglesas Mas Utiles para Hispanoparlantes |
by Pablo Garcia Loaeza
This practical, up-to-date compilation of common terms includes the English word, its definition, a sentence in English to demonstrate proper usage, and a Spanish translation, plus a quick reference section of everyday words.
|Ancient Mexican Art Tattoos |
by Marty Noble
Four large tattoos: Mixtec God of Death, Olmec Jaguar God, and intricate figures from a Mayan relief and an Aztec calendar.
|Ancient Mexican Designs CD-ROM and Book |
Valuable resource of 246 black-and-white, authentically rendered images of Aztec calendars, gods and mythological creatures, animals, figures of athletes on ball courts, people in ritual costumes, and more — all adapted from ancient sources.
|Daily Life of the Incas |
by Louis Baudin
Through their art, architecture, and oral traditions, this book explores Inca life just before the arrival of Europeans, examining dress and diet, civil and social customs, more. 16 black-and-white illustrations.
|Dictionary of Spoken Spanish |
by U. S. War Dept
Prepared by U. S. linguists, this dictionary uses idioms, phrases and sentences as basic units — not single words. English-Spanish and Spanish-English sections contain modern equivalents for over 18,000 sentences.
|Essential Spanish Grammar |
by Seymour Resnick
Logical, developmental presentation includes all the necessary tools for speech and comprehension and features numerous shortcuts and timesavers. Ideal as an introduction, supplement, or refresher.
|Idols Behind Altars: Modern Mexican Art and Its Cultural Roots |
by Anita Brenner
Critical study ranges from pre-Columbian times through the 20th century to explore Mexico's intrinsic association between art and religion; the role of iconography in Mexican art; and the return to native values. Unabridged reprint of the classic 1929 edition. 118 black-and-white illustrations.
|Introduction to Spanish Poetry: A Dual-Language Book |
by Eugenio Florit
From 12th-century Cantar de Mio Cid to 20th-century poetry of Garcia Lorca, Salinas and Alberti. Spanish texts with literal English translations; biographical, critical commentary. Introduction. 24 black-and-white illustrations.
|Lazarillo de Tormes (Dual-Language) |
by Anonymous, Stanley Appelbaum
The first picaresque novel, and a gem of Spanish literature. A brief, simply told tale of a rogue's adventures and misadventures — full of laconic cynicism; spiced with puns and wordplay.
|Listen & Learn Spanish |
Most efficient language-learning course ever designed for travelers. Each set contains 90 minutes of speech: English, then foreign-language equivalent followed by pause for repetition. Each set contains 1 cassette and manual.
|The Little Spanish ABC Coloring Book |
by Anna Pomaska
Common, ready-to-color objects are paired with one of the 28 letters in the Spanish language it begins with, from avión (airplane) to zapatos (shoes). Includes a glossary of translations.
|My First Spanish ABC Picture Coloring Book |
by Deb T. Bunnell
Entertaining book introduces Spanish-speaking preschoolers and English-speaking youngsters to the 28 letters of the Spanish alphabet and more than 200 everyday Spanish words. Each letter is accompanied by illustrations of common objects.
|Nine Centuries of Spanish Literature (Dual-Language) |
by Seymour Resnick, Jeanne Pasmantier
A rich sampling of Spanish poetry, prose, and drama. Over 70 selections by 40 writers appear in the original Spanish text with an English translation on the facing page.
|Pegatinas de Blancanieves (Snow White Stickers) |
by Sheilah Beckett
Beloved fairy tale comes to life in 15 beautiful full-color stickers: Snow White with the huntsman, the evil queen before her mirror, Snow White's first encounter with the dwarfs, more.
|Selections from Don Quixote: A Dual-Language Book |
by Miguel de Cervantes [Saavedra]
How Don Quixote was knighted, his valiant battle with the windmills, and much more. English translations on facing pages of original Spanish text capture the flavor and romance of this literary masterpiece.
|The Spanish Fairy Book |
by Gertrudis Segovia
Eight authentic tales, including "The Blue Lake," "The Magic Gifts," "The Tinkling Laugh, " "The Genie of the Mountains," 4 more. Stories with Iberian flair. 7 illustrations.