Representation of Deities of the Maya Manuscript

Product Number: EB00678008
Released: Jul 13, 2016
Business Term: 1 Year
ISBN: #9781633552357
Publisher: Start Classics
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Description

The three manuscripts which we possess of the ancient Maya peoples of Central America, the Dresden (Dr.), the Madrid (Tro.-Cort.) and the Paris (Per.) manuscripts, all contain a series of pictorial representations of human figures, which, beyond question, should be regarded as figures of gods. Together with these are a number of animal figures, some with human bodies, dress and armor, which likewise have a mythologic significance

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Author(s): Paul Schellhas
Original Publish Date: May 22, 2014

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