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journey across South America

Paul Marcoy

journey across South America

from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean.

by Paul Marcoy

  • 133 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Blackie in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru,
  • Amazon River.,
  • South America.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- South America.,
    • Indians of South America.,
    • Peru -- Description and travel.,
    • Peru -- Antiquities.,
    • Amazon River.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Paul Marcoy [pseud.] Illus. with 600 engravings on wood, drawn by E. Riou, and 12 maps, printed in colours, from drawings by the author.
      ContributionsRich, Elihu, 1819-1875, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3423 .S125
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6040058M
      LC Control Number48031488
      OCLC/WorldCa3435765

        The email list is growing and that means a one of a kind book giveaway. About two years ago when I started a real email list to stay directly in contact with those of you interested in the art and stories of Lost Americana, I promised two things for those who signed up. A Journey Across South America, from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean. [Translated from the French by E. Rich.] Illustrated with Engravings : Paul Marcoy: Paperback: General book.

      This spirit gave rise to his quest to undertake a six month journey across North and Central America by road. During this time period, in which he traveled a total of 48 miles (78 km), he faced many adversities - a bus crash, travel passes declared invalid, visa hassles, language difficulties, the longing for home, different food, lack.   The South American continent is one of my favorite places on earth. As a younger man, my trip backpacking South America was my first major solo journey. In South America, I learned the art of budget travel, fell in love, and had a multitude of life-changing experiences along the way. So you are getting ready to travel to South America too eh?

      About this Book Catalog Record Details. A journey across South America from the Pacific v Marcoy, Paul. View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. There once was two old people.. They were walking across a paradise island. They had a yacht called the 'Paradise.' It had crashed into an abandoned i.


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