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The Resource Guide to the city of Mexico

Guide to the city of Mexico

Label
Guide to the city of Mexico
Title
Guide to the city of Mexico
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Miniature guidebook and advertising pamphlet compiled and published by J.G. Hatton to assist visitors to Mexico City, and in particular to direct them to his shop "The Old Curiosity Shop" located at No. 10 Gante Street.
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Includes a brief history of Mexico; notice of the various attractions to be found in the city--Cathedral, National Museum, Chapultepec Castle, bull fights; street car routes; local wares of interest to tourists such as pottery, onyx, jewelry and linen work; and extensive vocabularies and phrases in Spanish to be used by English-speaking tourists in different situations such as hiring a car or booking a hotel room
Label
Guide to the city of Mexico
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • "Compliments of J.G. Hatton, Gante 10"--Front cover
  • Possible date suggested by textual reference to President Porfirio Diaz, who served almost continuously as President of Mexico from 1876 to 1911. Hatton was also active as a small publisher of Mexican view postcards marketed through souvenir shops, 1906-1911
  • Author's note on page [19]: "While it will be apparent to every reader that this little book was published for advertising purposes, it has also been the aim of its author to make it interesting and useful to the tourist...."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
13 cm
Extent
[64] pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: illustrated tan wrappers printed in brown and black. In pamphlet binding. Purchase, PBA Galleries, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964130738
  • ucoclc964130738
Label
Guide to the city of Mexico
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • "Compliments of J.G. Hatton, Gante 10"--Front cover
  • Possible date suggested by textual reference to President Porfirio Diaz, who served almost continuously as President of Mexico from 1876 to 1911. Hatton was also active as a small publisher of Mexican view postcards marketed through souvenir shops, 1906-1911
  • Author's note on page [19]: "While it will be apparent to every reader that this little book was published for advertising purposes, it has also been the aim of its author to make it interesting and useful to the tourist...."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
13 cm
Extent
[64] pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: illustrated tan wrappers printed in brown and black. In pamphlet binding. Purchase, PBA Galleries, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964130738
  • ucoclc964130738

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