The Resource Description of the ruins of an ancient city, discovered near Palenque, in the kingdom of Guatemala, in Spanish America:, translated from the original manuscript report of Captain don Antonio del Rio: followed by Teatro critico americano; or, A critical investigation and research into the history of the Americans by doctor Paul Felix Cabrera, of the city of New Guatemala

Description of the ruins of an ancient city, discovered near Palenque, in the kingdom of Guatemala, in Spanish America:, translated from the original manuscript report of Captain don Antonio del Rio: followed by Teatro critico americano; or, A critical investigation and research into the history of the Americans by doctor Paul Felix Cabrera, of the city of New Guatemala

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Description of the ruins of an ancient city, discovered near Palenque, in the kingdom of Guatemala, in Spanish America:
Title
Description of the ruins of an ancient city, discovered near Palenque, in the kingdom of Guatemala, in Spanish America:
Statement of responsibility
translated from the original manuscript report of Captain don Antonio del Rio: followed by Teatro critico americano; or, A critical investigation and research into the history of the Americans by doctor Paul Felix Cabrera, of the city of New Guatemala
Title variation
Description of the ruins of an ancient city discovered in America
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • 71446
  • 268187
Citation source
  • Sabin
  • Palau y Dulcet (2.ed.)
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active 1786-1787
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Río, Antonio del
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1766-1875
  • active 19th century
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cabrera, Paul Felix
  • Waldeck, Frédéric de
  • Berthoud, H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Aztec calendar
  • Indians
  • Nahuatl language
  • Indian linguistics
  • Palenque Site (Mexico)
  • Mexico
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Description of the ruins of an ancient city, discovered near Palenque, in the kingdom of Guatemala, in Spanish America:, translated from the original manuscript report of Captain don Antonio del Rio: followed by Teatro critico americano; or, A critical investigation and research into the history of the Americans by doctor Paul Felix Cabrera, of the city of New Guatemala
Link
https://archive.org/details/descriptionofrui00roan_0
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Publication
Note
  • Verso of half-title page and colophon read: London: Printed by G. Schulze, 13 Poland Street
  • "Report of Antonio del Rio to don Jose Estacheria, brigadier, governor and commandant general, of the kingdom of Guatemala, etc.": p. [1]-21, dated: Palenque, June 24, 1787
  • "Teatro critico, or, A critical investigation into the history of the Americans ... by doctor Paul Felix Cabrera": p. [23]-112
  • "A table of the Mexican years from the year two hundred and ninety-one before Christ, when Votan was at Rome, to thirty-four years after the coming of our Saviour, in which he completed the work of our redemption by his agony and death", p. [113]-117, is a translation of years in the Aztec calendar, in the Nahuatl language, to the number of the years in the Christian calendar
  • "The plates are from drawings by F. Waldeck". Cf. Sabin
  • Signatures: [a]4 ([a]2, [a]3 versos blank) b4 (-b4) (b3 verso blank) B-R4 (D3, D4 versos blank)
Extent
1 online resource (XIII, [1],128 pages, [17] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Description of the ruins of an ancient city, discovered near Palenque, in the kingdom of Guatemala, in Spanish America:, translated from the original manuscript report of Captain don Antonio del Rio: followed by Teatro critico americano; or, A critical investigation and research into the history of the Americans by doctor Paul Felix Cabrera, of the city of New Guatemala
Link
https://archive.org/details/descriptionofrui00roan_0
Publication
Note
  • Verso of half-title page and colophon read: London: Printed by G. Schulze, 13 Poland Street
  • "Report of Antonio del Rio to don Jose Estacheria, brigadier, governor and commandant general, of the kingdom of Guatemala, etc.": p. [1]-21, dated: Palenque, June 24, 1787
  • "Teatro critico, or, A critical investigation into the history of the Americans ... by doctor Paul Felix Cabrera": p. [23]-112
  • "A table of the Mexican years from the year two hundred and ninety-one before Christ, when Votan was at Rome, to thirty-four years after the coming of our Saviour, in which he completed the work of our redemption by his agony and death", p. [113]-117, is a translation of years in the Aztec calendar, in the Nahuatl language, to the number of the years in the Christian calendar
  • "The plates are from drawings by F. Waldeck". Cf. Sabin
  • Signatures: [a]4 ([a]2, [a]3 versos blank) b4 (-b4) (b3 verso blank) B-R4 (D3, D4 versos blank)
Extent
1 online resource (XIII, [1],128 pages, [17] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote

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