Author:Deverdun, Alfred Louis ; [SIGNED]

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THE TRUE MEXICO, MEXICO - TENOCHTITLAN

By: Deverdun, Alfred Louis ; [SIGNED]

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Menasha, George Banta: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41192

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Autograph; 303 pages; SIGNED by the AUTHOR on halftitle, otherwise clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with pictorial onlay at front cover and gilt lettering at spine. Dustjacket soiled and chipped at edges (now in mylar cover). Tenochtitlan was a Nahua city-state located on an island in Lake Texcoco, in the Valley of Mexico. Founded in 1325, it became the capital of the expanding Mexica Empire in the 15th century, until captured by the Spanish in 1521. At its peak, it was the largest city in the Pre-Columbian Americas. When paired with Mexico the name is a reference to Mexica, th... View more info