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Von Tempsky, G. F. (Gustavus Ferdinand), 1828–1868
Mitla : a narrative of incidents and personal adventures on a journey in Mexico, Guatemala, and Salvador in the years of 1853 to 1855 / with observations on the modes of life in those countries by G. F. Von Tempsky ; edited by J. S. Bell, author of "Journal of a residence in Circassia in the years 1836 to 1839."
London : Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts, 1858.
Physical Description:
xv, [1], 436 p., [16] leaves of plates ([1] folded) : ill. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F1213 .V66 1858
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Illustrations are chromolithographs and wood engravings. Wood engravings unsigned. Chromolithographs signed: Von Tempsky, delt. M. & N. Hanhart, lith.
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 665
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in gilt-tooled tree calf, with marbled edges and marbled endpapers. Bookplate of Andrew Jameson.
Subject Terms:
El Salvador -- Description and travel.
Guatemala -- Description and travel.
Jameson, Andrew -- Bookplate.
Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts -- Publisher.
Mexico -- Description and travel.
Travel literature -- Mexico -- 1853-1855.
Travel literature -- Guatemala -- 1853-1855.
Travel literature -- El Salvador -- 1853-1855.
Chromolithographs -- 1858.
Wood engravings -- 1858.
Bell, James Stanislaus.
Von Tempsky, G. F. (Gustavus Ferdinand), 1828-1868, ill.
M. & N. Hanhart Chromo Lith, lithographer.

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