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Incidents of travel in Central America, Chiapas, & Yucatan.

John Lloyd Stephens

Incidents of travel in Central America, Chiapas, & Yucatan.

by John Lloyd Stephens

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Central America,
  • Yucatán (Mexico : State),
  • Chiapas (Mexico)
    • Subjects:
    • Mayas -- Antiquities,
    • Central America -- Description and travel,
    • Yucatán (Mexico : State) -- Description and travel,
    • Chiapas (Mexico) -- Description and travel,
    • Central America -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsJay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKislak accession no: 1993.132.00.0026, F1432 .S883
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6049578M
      LC Control Number49009589
      OCLC/WorldCa484630

      The report of the first expedition, Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan, 2 vol. (), and the subsequent publication of Catherwood’s superb drawings caused a storm of popular and scholarly interest and precipitated much study of earlier, mostly forgotten accounts of the lands of the Maya by Spanish conquerors and. Incidents of travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan by Stephens, John L. Seller Ground Zero Books, Ltd. Published Condition Good. No dust jacket. Rebound, library grade binding. All listed engravings and map present. Some page foxing and .

      March 1.—Anxious as I was to hurry on, I resolved nevertheless to give one day to the Volcano of Masaya. For this purpose I sent a courier ahead to procure me a guide up the volcano, and did not get off till eleven o'clock. At a short distance from the city we met a little negro on horseback, dressed in the black suit that nature had made him, with two large plantain leaves sewed together. It was about the same hour as when, the day before, from the top of the mountain of Aguacate, I had looked down into great ravines and over the tops of high mountains, and seen the Pacific Ocean. This was as soft as that was wild; and it addressed itself to other senses than the sight, for it was not, like the rest of Central America, retrograding.

      Incidents of travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan by John Lloyd Stephens, , A. Hall, Virtue & co. edition, in English - Rev. from the latest American Pages: Stephens' two expeditions to Mexico and Central America in and yielded the first solid information on the culture of the Maya Indians. The books in this two-volume set relate his archeological discoveries and exploration of ruined cities, monuments, and temples with penetrating and exciting narrative. Remarkably realistic illustrations by Frederick Catherwood double the appeal of the.


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