History Of The Spanish Conquest Of Yucatan And Of The Itzas Volume 7

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byPhilip Ainsworth Means

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ... APPENDIX I THE QUESTION OF ORTHOGRAPHY FSSIBLY the reader has noted in these pages a tendency toward inconsistency in the matter of spelling proper names. I do not deny that I have failed to avoid such inconsistency, but at the outset, after due thought on the matter, I decided that it is most difficult to try and lay down any hard and fast rule for the spelling of the proper names used in this book. In many cases it is utterly impossible to say "This is the correct spelling of this name." To show just the nature of the sort of orthographical variations encountered in this work I give here most of the variants of the name Itza. usual modern form Maler, 1910, p. 168 Brasseur de Bourbourg, 1858, vol. ii, p. 13 Villagutierre Cogolludo and Avendafio Cogolludo and Avendafio Cogolludo and Avendafio On some church bells at Los Dolores (Morley) Cano Cano Cortes, Lizana, 1893, p. 120 Brinton, 1882, p. 25 Gomara, 1826, vol. ii, p. 138 ff. Jose Sanches de Leon, p. 146 Garcia de Palacio (Gates-Bowditch photographed MS.) Garcia de Palacio, i860 (Squier), p. 96 Ottens Atlas, 1740; Sanson d'Abbeville, 1656 M. Bonne M. de Mathem, 1771 Maler; Bellin, 1764; Charnay, etc. Abbe Mongez, 1779 Popples' map, about 1740 Many of the other proper names have variations just as confusing as these. APPENDIX II THE DIALECT OF PETEN THIS Appendix is a translation of a MS. written by Dr. Berendt at Sacluk in 1866-1867. The original is in Spanish, but for the sate of consistency I have translated it. In some cases Dr. Berendt's clear and beautiful script has become blurred either through exposure to dampness or from some other cause. In such a case I have hazarded a guess if it seemed safe to do so, otherwise I have left a blank.1 The MS. is in the Brinton...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ... APPENDIX I THE QUESTION OF ORTHOGRAPHY FSSIBLY the reader has noted in these pages a tendency toward inconsist...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:76 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.16 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217225616

ISBN - 13:9780217225618

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