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Author Name    [Central America; Guatemala ]Popenoe, Dorothy H.

Title   ...Santiago De Los Caballeros De Guatemala.

Binding   Hardcover.

Edition   Second Edition.

Publisher   Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1935.

Illustration   Drawings by the Author

Seller ID   005074

An examination of the history and Guatemala and the ruins of the seat of Spanish Colonial government in Central America. Additionally, a memoir of the author’s life there with her husband, a botanical explorer.
Green cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles and striping. Bindings square and tight. Lacks fold-out map. Moderate shelf handling, rubs to lower corners, some cloth fade and handling wear. Text clean, minor toning, fore-edge rough-cut.
Text in English. 9 3/8 inches tall. 74 pages with index.

Also a visitor guide to the ruined capital of colonial Guatemala. Based upon various sources: the letters Alvarado wrote to his chief Cortés, describing the conquest; upon the Annals of the Cakchiquels; Fray Antonio de Remesal who wrote in 1619 and others.

Price = 15.00 USD


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