A Glimpse at Guatemala

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A GLIMPSE AT GUATEMALA,

AND SOME NOTES ON THE

ANCIENT MONUMENTS OF CENTRAL AMERICA.



By ANNE CARY MAUDSLAY

AND

ALFRED PERCIVAL MAUDSLAY.

With Maps, Plans, Photographs, and other Illustrations



LONDON:

JOHN MURRAY, ALBEMARLE STREET.

1899.

CONTENTS.


Pages
Preface ix
List of Illustrations xiii
List of Maps and Plans xix
CHAPTER I.
The Voyage 1-8
CHAPTER II.
The City 9-14
CHAPTER III.
The Start 15-23
CHAPTER IV.
Antigua 24-29
CHAPTER V.
The Volcanoes (and Note by A. P. M.) 30-40
CHAPTER VI.
The Road to Godines 41-46
CHAPTER VII.
The Lake of Atitlan 47-59
Pages
CHAPTER VIII.
The Quichés and Cachiquels (by A. P. M.) 60-70
CHAPTER IX.
Across the Altos 71-79
CHAPTER X.
Uspantan and the Rio Negro 80-90
CHAPTER XI.
Coban and the Vera Paz 91-100
CHAPTER XII.
Ruins at Rabinal (by A. P. M.) 101-104
CHAPTER XIII.
The Road to Zacapa and Copan 105-117
CHAPTER XIV.
Copan 118-126
CHAPTER XV.
Copan in 1885 (by A. P. M.) 127-133
CHAPTER XVI.
Copan in 1885 (continued, by A. P. M.) 134-142
CHAPTER XVII.
Copan to Quirigua (and Note by A. P. M.) 143-151
CHAPTER XVIII.
On the way to the Coast 152-156
CHAPTER XIV.
Cajabon and the Northern Forests (by A. P. M.) 157-173
Pages
CHAPTER XX.
The Ruins of Ixkun and the Pine Ridge (by A. P. M.) 174-192
CHAPTER XXI.
Chichén Itzá (by A. P. M.) 193-211
CHAPTER XXII.
Laguna and the Rio Usumacinta (by A. P. M.) 212-223
CHAPTER XXIII.
Palenque (by A. P. M.) 224-229
CHAPTER XXIV.
Tikál and Menché (by A. P. M.) 230-241
CHAPTER XXV.
Conclusions (?) (by A. P. M.) 242-253
CHAPTER XXVI.
The Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (by A. P. M.) 254-272
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Index 273



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