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Incidents of Travel in Yucatan. With Engravings by Frederick Gatherwood. Edited and With an Introduction by Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen.

By: STEPHENS, JOHN LLOYD.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Printing thus

Seller ID: 8510

Condition: Near Fine condition, in fine slipcase


2 Volumes; 8vo; cloth, in slipcase. Illustrated with 89 plates, including maps (some folding), drawings, plans, portraits. American exploration and travel series, vol. 37. Slight fading to cloth at spinesFirst published in 1845 and still one of the best archaeological accounts of the Maya remains in Yucatan. Stephens' limpid prose and Catherwood's exquisite drawings make for a dramatic portrayal in the age of 19th century exploration. View more info