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First Sight of the Ruins. — Character of the Indians.— Details of Hacienda Life.—
A delicate Case.— Illness of Mr. Catherwood.— Breaking up 410. CHAPTER.
XXV. Ruins of UxmaL— A lofty Building.— Magnificent View from its Doorway.
... intercourse was entirely broken off, business at a stand, and the people
anxiously waiting for news from Guatimala. Nobody would set out on that road. I
was very much distressed. My engagement with Mr. Catherwood was for a
My engagement with Mr. Catherwood was for a specific time; the rainy season
was coming on, and by the loss of a month I should be prevented visiting Pa-
lenque. I considered it actually safer to pass through while all was in this state of
I still had anxieties ; I had no letters from home, and Mr. Catherwood had not
arrived ; but I had no uneasiness about him, for he was not in the line of danger ;
and when I lay down I had the comfortable sensation that there was ...
... brave;" but here he was a subdued man, attracting a great deal of attention, but
without any of the eclat which had attended him on the road, and feeling that he
was an object of suspicion ARRIVAL OF MR. CATHERWOOD. 117 and distrust.
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John Stephens was an American diplomat sent by the U.S. government in the 1840s to establish contact with the people of Central America and Southern Mexico, and in many cases was the first white ... Läs hela recensionen
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Stephens's book, first published in two volumes in 1841, has been abridged by Karl Ackerman, a freelance writer. Stephens made his journey in 1839-40, accompanied by an artist, Frederick Catherwood ... Läs hela recensionen
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Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan, Volym 2
John L. Stephens
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1871
Incidents of travel in Central America: Chiapas and Yucatan
John Lloyd Stephens
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1858
Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan;, Volym 1
John Lloyd Stephens
Ingen förhandsgranskning - 2017