Author:Augustus Le Plongeon

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Augustus Le Plongeon
(1825–1908)
A British photographer, antiquarian and amateur archaeologist. He studied the pre-Columbian ruins of America, particularly those of the Maya civilization on the northern Yucatán Peninsula.
Augustus Le Plongeon

Works[edit]

  • "American archaeology. The Recent excavations and discoveries in Yucatan", Boston (1877)
  • "Archaeological communication on Yucatan", American Antiquarian Soc., Worcester (1879)
  • "Vestiges of the Mayas", J. Polhemus, New York (1881)
  • "Mayapan and Maya inscriptions", Press of Chas. Hamilton, Worcestor [Mass.] (1881)
  • "Sacred mysteries among the Mayas and the Quiches", R. Macoy, New York (1886)
  • "Queen Móo and the Egyptian Sphinx", Kegan Paul (1896)


Works by this author published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.