Publication: Field Columbian Museum, 1897, Chicago
First edition. 8vo. Publication of the Field Columbian Museum, Publication 16, Anthropological Series, Vol. 1, No. 1. Printed wrappers, , 143 - 338 pp., prefatory note, illustrated from photographs, plates, drawings, index. This is "Part II" of a two part set, "Part I" is titled "Monuments of Yucatan." An important study of the ancient studies of Mexico. It contains five of Holmes' magnificent' views. Griffin 1172 says: "Although an early work, this careful description of the ruins is still useful for its detailed data and excellent illustrations." Light wear to the spine ends, corners and extremities else a very good internally clean and tight copy.
Inventory Number: 49949