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CHAPTER. XV. Parting.— Sotana.— A Millionaire.— Ocosingo.— Ruins.—
Beginning of the Rainy Season.— A Female Guide.— Arrival at the Ruins—
Stone Figures.— Pyrami dal Structures.— An Arch.— A Stucco Ornament.
Precautions against the Attacks of Moschetoes. — Mode of Life at Palenque.—
Description of the Palace. — Piers — Hieroglyphics. — Figures. — Doorways.—
Corridors.— Courtyards. — A wooden Relic— Stone Steps. — Towers. — Tablets
... of the Governor. — Doorways.— Corridors.— A Beam of Wood, in scribed with
Hieroglyphics.— Sculptured Stones, ice. ... Pss sage to New-York.— Arrival.—
Conclusion .... .458 ENGRAVINGS OF VOLUME II. Paga Stone Tablet ...
Paga Stone Tablet ... Frontirfiea. ... Colossal Bas-reliefs in Stone 314 East Side of
Courtyard 315 No. 1, Bas-relief in ... 3, Bas-relief in Stucco 316 Oval Bas-relief in
Stone 318 Bas-relief in Stucco 819 General Plan of Palenque 337 Casa No.
I planted my gun against a stone, tied my handkerchief around it as a signal of my
whereabout, and very soon was below the level of the ground. Letting myself
down by the aid of roots, bushes, and projecting stones, I descended to a scrub ...
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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