Top 12 Mexican Books
This sophisticated coloring book for adults, adapted from Mayan, Aztec, and Mesoamerican works, includes powerful images of gods, kings, warriors, mythical creatures, and a variety of abstractions. The engrossing designs can also add an exotic pre-Columbian touch to a host of art and craft projects. 30 illustrations.
Thirty-one striking adaptations of authentic native art depict, among other subjects, a Mixtec circular design from an incised gourd rattle, religious figures from a Metepec candlestick, and images of jaguars taken from a Guerrero lacquered chest. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. Specially designed for experienced colorists, Mexican Folk Art and other Creative Haven® coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment. Previously published as Mexican Folk Art Coloring Book.
Striking adaptations of authentic native art depict, among other subjects, a Mixtec circular design from an incised gourd rattle, religious figures from a Metepec candlestick, and images of jaguars taken from a Guerrero lacquered chest. An exciting challenge for coloring book enthusiasts, these 30 illustrations will also inspire artists, designers, and craftspeople.
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.
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Even if you can’t roll your r’ s like Speedy Gonzalez, communicating with locals is crucial, as Mexicans well know. It was La Malinche, the enslaved Mayan mistress of conquistador Hernan Cortes, who ultimately facilitated the Spanish conquest by interpreting for him.
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Where the paleta wagon rings its tinkly belland carries a treasure of icy paletasin every color of the sarape . . .
As she strolls through her barrio, a young girl introduces readers to the frozen, fruit-flavored treat that thrills Mexican and Mexican-American children. Create a masterpiece, make tough choices (strawberry or coconut?), or cool off on a warm summer’s day–there’s so much to do with a paleta.
Creating mouth-watering Mexican dishes has never been so easy or exciting. What’s Cooking: Mexican combines the-know how of author Marlena Spieler and the easy-to-use format of the What’s Cooking series to present 120 delicious Mexican recipes. The book boasts a fascinating collection of recipes that marries traditional fare with new recipes that reflect the vibrancy and vitality of Mexican life.
This brand new edition of the Mexican Spanish Phrase Book and CD features a fresh, crisp design with vivid color photography, eye-catching color-coding, and user-generated content, making it the phrase book created by the people for the people! Sections such as “Food and Drink” and “In an Emergency” provide the words and phrases you’ll need in everyday situations throughout Mexico, and there are snippets of information on etiquette, culture and travel. The handy bilingual dictionary at the back of the book contains over 3,000 useful words, and our new content includes essential phrases such as “What is the WiFi password?”, “I’ll put the pictures on Facebook”, and much more. The accompanying CD contains the Essential Phrases from each section of the phrase book, enabling you to practice and perfect your pronunciation. You’ll never be lost for words with Berlitz.
Offering a sunny climate, interesting local culture, ocean-side campsites, and ancient ruins, Mexico is quickly becoming the most accessible, affordable, and exciting winter destination for American and Canadian RVers, and this ultimate tour guide confidently navigates this colorful country’s resources. Essential information, such as preparation for the trip, crossing the border, driving in Mexico, and the location and details of virtually every campsite available, is expertly covered with comprehensive maps that are difficult to obtain within Mexico itself, and demonstrative photographs to assist even the most experienced RV campers in their holiday adventures. Intrepid travelers will benefit from the experience and perspective of the seasoned explorers, who, in their numerous RV excursions throughout Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize, have compiled an exhaustive wealth of information on every aspect of traveling and camping south of the border.
Tiffany Cook’s ‘Authentic Mexican Recipes – Delicious Gourmet Mexican Recipe Book’ is an absolute delight. The authentic Mexican recipe book contains award winning recipes from world-class meals created by Tiffany Cook.
‘Authentic Mexican Recipes – Delicious Gourmet Mexican Recipe Book’ include the following recipes:
– Mexican Rice
– Mexican Burrito Casserole
– Mexican Enchiladas Verde
– Mexican Lasagna
– Mexican Carnitas
– Mexican Steak Fajitas
– Mexican Ceviche
– Mexican Potatoes
– Mexican Guacamole
– Slow Cooker Mexican Taco Soup
– Mexican Cornbread
– Mexican Fully Loaded Nachos
– Mexican Menudo
– Mexican Quesadillas
– Mexican Chile Verde
– Mexican Chimichangas
– Mexican Tomatillo Soup
– Mexican Meatballs
– Mexican Posole
– Mexican Bean Stew
If you’re crazy about Mexican food, then you’ll definite crave for ‘Authentic Mexican Recipes – Delicious Gourmet Mexican Recipe Book’ by Tiffany Cook.
Sixteen original stained glass designs feature striking interpretations of realistic and imaginary figures from Mexican cultures. Vibrant illustrations include animals, mythological characters, religious iconography, and a wealth of skulls and skeleton motifs related to Day of the Dead traditions. Place the colored images near a light source for glowing effects.