FREYRE, Gilberto. The Masters and the Slaves. A study in the development of Brazilian Civilization. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1946.
8vo. Original blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine; pp. lxxii + 537 + xliv, 1 folding map, 2 floor plans; very good.
First American edition, first printing in English. An important social study of Brazilian society and culture.