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Title:The Mystery of the Mayan Hieroglyphs; The Vision of an Ancient Tradition
Price:AUD$11.20 (about USD$8.00)
Category:Archaeology
ISBN:0060653159
Item ID:SB00-0114416
Quantity:1
Publisher:Harper & Row, Publishers, San Francisco, 1981
Edition:First
Illustrator:Photographic and Illustrations
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Very Good
Harper & Row, Publishers, 1981, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, First, Illustrated By: Photographic and Illustrations

list of illustrations, acknowledgements, prefaced by authors, glossary and further studies. The text is illustrated with the occasional black-and-white photograph and black-and-white illustrations. Colour photographic card cover with white colour titles to the front panel and backstrip. "The Mystery of the Mayan Hieroglyphs this is a story of Mayan hieroglyphic writing remembered and interpreted why a contemporary main Indian, don Pablo Balam, working with a young Anglo-Peruvian writer, Richard Luxton. Pablo Balam's words are the only explanation of Mayan sacred writing given to outsiders since the pre-Colombian culture was depressed by the Spanish invaders." -- from the rear panel blurb. A little creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the book edges and book panel is. Browning to the textblock edges and to the internal pages. The photographic card cover reproduction is not sharp. This is the first USA edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (11), XII -XV, (2), 18-247, (3) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Mayan Civilisation; Anthropology. ISBN: 0060653159. ISBN/EAN: 9780060653156. Inventory No: 0114416.
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