Appletons' Guide to Mexico

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D. Appleton & Company, 1884 - Guatemala - 378 pages
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Page 325 - Bay of Fonseca, on the south by the Pacific Ocean, and on the west by Guatemala.
Page 377 - Appletons' European Guide-book. Containing Maps of the Various Political Divisions, and Plans of the Principal Cities. Being a Complete Guide to the Continent of Europe, Egypt, Algeria, and the Holy Land. To which are appended a Vocabulary of Travel-talk — in English, German, French, and Italian — an Hotel Appendix, and Specialties of European Cities. Completely revised and corrected each year. In two volumes, morocco. Price, $5.00. Appletons' General Guide to the United States and Canada.
Page 378 - The author has evidently been used to the nice economics of life, and her experience is of more than ordinary value. The book is not entirely given up...
Page 103 - League and labor, 26,000,000 square varas, or 4,605 acres. To find the number of acres in a given number of square varas, divide by 5,646, fractions rejected.
Page 377 - Hand-book of Summer Resorts. New edition each Summer, revised to date. Illustrated, and with Maps. Large 12mo, paper cover. Price, 50 cents. Appletons' Hand-book of American Winter Resorts.
Page 37 - This indicates that the building had been used so long before it was deserted that the plastering needed to be many times renewed. There is some evidence that painting was used as a means of decoration ; but that which most engages attention is the artistic management of the stone-work, and, above all, the beautifully executed sculptures for ornamentation.

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