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Another Bridge.— Entry into Mexico.— A Bath.— A Solitary Church. —A Scene of
Barrenness.— Zapolouta.— Comitan. — Another Countryman.— • More
Perplexities. — Official Courtesy. — Trade of Comitan. — Smuggling. — Scarcity
of Soap ...
We had but one cargo-mule fit for service, and applied to the alcalde for two
carriers to go with us across the frontier to Comitan. He went out, as he said, to
consult with the mozos, and told us that they asked six dollars apiece. Wc spoke
to him ...
Comitan. — Another Countryman. — More Perplexities. — Official Courtesy. —
Trade of Comitan. — Smuggling. — Scarcity of Soap. The next morning we found
the convent was so comfortable, we were so abundantly served, the alcalde or ...
Our great object was to reach Comitan, and there bide the brunt. Approaching the
village, we avoided the road that led through the plaza, and leaving the luggage
to get along as it could, hurried through the suburbs, startled some women and ...
Dr. James M'Kinney, whose unpretending name is in Comitan transformed to the
imposing one of Don Santiago Maquene, was a native of Westmore-and county,
Virginia, and went out to Tobasco to pass a winter for the benefit of his health ...
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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