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RIO, Don Antonio del (fl. 1822)
Description of the ruins of an ancient city, discovered near Palenque, in the kingdom of Guatemala, in Spanish America; translated from the original manuscript report of Captain Don Antonio Del Rio; followed by Teatro Critico Americano; or, a critical investigation and research into the history of the Americans, by Doctor Paul Felix Cabrera, ...
London: published by Henry Berthoud; and Suttaby, Evance and Fox, 1822.
XIII, [3], 128 p., [17] litho plates (1 fold.) ; 28.2 cm. (4º)

With a dedication to Lord Holland. This publication was issued to coincide with the exhibition of the original manuscript of Captain del Rio's report and Dr Paul Felix Cabrera's researches at 65 Regent's Quadrant in Piccadilly, the premises of the publisher, Henry Berthoud. The plates were drawn by Johann Fredrich Maximilian, comte de Waldeck (1766--1875) and executed by McQueen & Co. Lithographers. Sabin 71446; Palau y Dulcet (2nd ed.), 268187.

Copy Notes Bought from Ogle, Duncan & Co. per James Moyes for £1 2s. 6d. on 16 April 1823. (Spiers Box, Miscellaneous Booksellers).

Binding Original C19th grey paper boards, printed paper label reading: 'Don Ant. Del Rio And Dr. Cabrera's Work On America. 17 Plates. Price 1l. 8s'.

Reference Number 2063


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