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Incidents of travel in Yucatan

by John Lloyd Stephens

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yucatán (Mexico : State),
  • Yucatán (Mexico)
    • Subjects:
    • Stephens, John Lloyd, 1805-1852 -- Travel -- Mexico -- Yucatán.,
    • Mayas -- Antiquities.,
    • Yucatán (Mexico : State) -- Description and travel.,
    • Yucatán (Mexico) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Lloyd Stephens.
      ContributionsAckerman, Karl., Catherwood, Frederick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1376 .S843 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL789381M
      ISBN 101560986522, 1560986514
      LC Control Number95021801

      Travel literature Maps: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stephens, John Lloyd, Incidents of travel in Yucatan. London: John Murray, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John L Stephens; Frederick Catherwood. Internet Archive BookReader Incidents of travel in Yucatan.

      Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Volume 2 | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.   Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vols. I and II: Stephens, John Lloyd, Catherwood, Frederick: Books - (23).

        The American writer and diplomat John Lloyd Stephens () was effectively the founder of Mesoamerican archaeology, through his rediscovery of the Mayan civilization (his two-volume Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan is also reissued in this series). Brand: Cosimo. In this work, and in his other masterpiece Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, he tells the story of his travels to some 50 ruined Mayan cities. In this book, he describes the excitement of exploring the magnificent ruined cities of Copan and Palenque, and his briefer excursions to Quirigua, Patinamit, Utatlan, Gueguetenango, Ocosingo, and Uxmal.


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Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol 1 book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Volume 1 of 2-volume set. Classic () expl 4/5. Stephens' previous book, Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas & Yucatan, 2 Vols was a great adventure story and had me flipping pages just to see how these men would actually make it back home alive at some points in the narrative.

This one continues their travels a couple of years later, this time through the Yucatan, where they made a circuit of several ruins from Copán to Tulum/5. It includes extensive accounts of 44 Maya sites as well as of Yucatan folkways, manners, dress, ceremonies, amusements—all of which makes this a great travel book.

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illustrated by engravings. in two volumes. vol. new york: published by harper & brothers for henry bill. entered, according to act of congress, in the year. James Lenox (), founder of the Lenox Library, encouraged his book-buyer, the American bibliographer and dealer Henry Stevens (), to roam though England and France in the s and 50s purchasing landmark sixteenth- and seventeenth-century European imprints on the subject.The reader of my "Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan," may remember that the researches of Mr.

Catherwood and myself in the last-mentioned country were abruptly terminated by the illness of the former.STEPHENS’ INCIDENTS OF TRAVEL IN YUCATAN, WITH ENGRAVINGS AFTER CATHERWOOD STEPHENS, John L.

Incidents of Travel in Yucatan. New York: Harper and Brothers, Two volumes. Octavo, original elaborately gilt-stamped plum cloth.

First American edition of Stephens’ classic work on Central America, illustrated with 75 full-page plates and numerous in-text wood engravings after .