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Prologue to Mexico : the story of a search for a place, Marian Storm

Label
Prologue to Mexico : the story of a search for a place
Title
Prologue to Mexico
Title remainder
the story of a search for a place
Statement of responsibility
Marian Storm
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JPL
Dewey number
917.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F1215
LC item number
.S885 1931
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Prologue to Mexico : the story of a search for a place, Marian Storm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Photos by Hugo Brehme on plate facing t.p. and plates facing p. 20, 53, 106, 119, 155, 193, 221, 232, 254, 259, 264, [266], 278, and 292
  • Map on front endpaper
  • Includes index
Contents
Prologue to Mexico -- Tampico blazes -- The sticky incense -- The fabulous wells of Pańuco -- Grand Duke Jasmine -- Porch of Cherubim -- Dinner at San Pedro Maŕtir -- Blood of the Maguey -- Mercedes makes a "mole" -- Death at the Bazaars-- -- --meets Don Juan -- The Charros ride -- A goblet of vanilla -- The bandit of Tlaxcala -- The plunging god -- I have seen this wonder -- The tree at Holy Mary of the bulbrush -- The sarape-weaver -- A bird-boy in the rice -- Volcanic waters -- "The puestos are up!" -- Blood and sand -- A halt in the jungle -- The Lacandones' little paths -- Frontier -- The homœopathic finca -- Money musk -- Eruption -- Surf at Champerico -- Gifts from the sea -- Men in a sunset -- The general's horse -- A moment in the garden -- Moonlight on Nayarit -- The ages pass "the golden ball" -- While Don Hilario creates a saddle -- Guadalajara sabbath -- Made of the earth of Mexico -- Peace upon the waters -- Echo of the bullring -- This orient in the south -- Indigenous railroads -- Two at her window -- Vista of Pat́zcuaro -- The treasure of Tsintsuntsan -- Capital of twilight -- Predestined mistake -- The welcome of the patio -- Primitivo -- The Huertas primorosas -- Supper by torch-light -- Emilio Bravo, punctilious elf -- Tarascan town -- Chirimoyas for breakfast -- Promenade -- "The flower-bed of Michoacań" -- The strength of the hot country -- Haciendas -- The tranquil valleys
Control code
1511518
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 328, ii p., [19] leaves of plates
Lccn
31023573
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1997. Publisher's summary, tipped in.
  • Library's copy 2 (Wittliff Gallery): Gift of Susan Toomey Frost, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-131). Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Prologue to Mexico : the story of a search for a place, Marian Storm
Publication
Note
  • Photos by Hugo Brehme on plate facing t.p. and plates facing p. 20, 53, 106, 119, 155, 193, 221, 232, 254, 259, 264, [266], 278, and 292
  • Map on front endpaper
  • Includes index
Contents
Prologue to Mexico -- Tampico blazes -- The sticky incense -- The fabulous wells of Pańuco -- Grand Duke Jasmine -- Porch of Cherubim -- Dinner at San Pedro Maŕtir -- Blood of the Maguey -- Mercedes makes a "mole" -- Death at the Bazaars-- -- --meets Don Juan -- The Charros ride -- A goblet of vanilla -- The bandit of Tlaxcala -- The plunging god -- I have seen this wonder -- The tree at Holy Mary of the bulbrush -- The sarape-weaver -- A bird-boy in the rice -- Volcanic waters -- "The puestos are up!" -- Blood and sand -- A halt in the jungle -- The Lacandones' little paths -- Frontier -- The homœopathic finca -- Money musk -- Eruption -- Surf at Champerico -- Gifts from the sea -- Men in a sunset -- The general's horse -- A moment in the garden -- Moonlight on Nayarit -- The ages pass "the golden ball" -- While Don Hilario creates a saddle -- Guadalajara sabbath -- Made of the earth of Mexico -- Peace upon the waters -- Echo of the bullring -- This orient in the south -- Indigenous railroads -- Two at her window -- Vista of Pat́zcuaro -- The treasure of Tsintsuntsan -- Capital of twilight -- Predestined mistake -- The welcome of the patio -- Primitivo -- The Huertas primorosas -- Supper by torch-light -- Emilio Bravo, punctilious elf -- Tarascan town -- Chirimoyas for breakfast -- Promenade -- "The flower-bed of Michoacań" -- The strength of the hot country -- Haciendas -- The tranquil valleys
Control code
1511518
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 328, ii p., [19] leaves of plates
Lccn
31023573
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1997. Publisher's summary, tipped in.
  • Library's copy 2 (Wittliff Gallery): Gift of Susan Toomey Frost, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-131). Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., map

Library Locations

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