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Incidents of travel in Yucatan: By John L. Stephens ... Illustrated by 120 engravings....

Collection Data

Description
John Lloyd Stephens (1805-1852) and Frederick Catherwood were instrumental in the rediscovery of Mayan civilization in Central America. First published in 1841, the engraved views made by Catherwood were taken from daguerreotypes captured during the expedition.
Names
Stephens, John Lloyd, 1805-1852 (Author)
Catherwood, Frederick (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1843
Place: New York
Publisher: Harper & Brothers
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: Stuart 5623 - 5624
Topics
Yucatán (Mexico : State) -- Description and travel
Genres
Illustrations
Prints
Books
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. fold. fronts., illus., plates, maps (1 fold.) plans. 23 cm.
Etchings
Engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 826139
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12660131
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 286c8900-c6c6-012f-7951-58d385a7bc34
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