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Art of the Maya Scribe


Art of the Maya Scribe by Brand: Harry N. Abrams at Translate This Website. SKU: HH-056-58-8922808. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Two experts decipher Mayan writing in terms of its meaning and aesthetics, counting it as one of the world's great calligraphic traditions. Coe (anthropology emeritus, Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale U.) and Kerr, whose rollout camera revolutionized the study of Mayan pictorial ceramics and their texts, explore the script's origins, character, and writing techniques as well as the exalted world of the Maya artist-scribes who kept the holy books. Escribanos continued the role, though not


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Two experts decipher Mayan writing in terms of its meaning and aesthetics, counting it as one of the world's great calligraphic traditions. Coe (anthropology emeritus, Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale U.) and Kerr, whose rollout camera revolutionized the study of Mayan pictorial ceramics and their texts, explore the script's origins, character, and writing techniques as well as the exalted world of the Maya artist-scribes who kept the holy books. Escribanos continued the role, though not the hieroglyphics, in post-conquest Mexico. Includes 117 color plates, other text figures, and notes on a type of Maya Rosetta Stone. 9.75x13

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Manufacturer:Harry N. Abrams
Brand:Brand: Harry N. Abrams
Publisher:Harry N. Abrams
Studio:Harry N. Abrams
SKU:HH-056-58-8922808
EAN:9780810919884
Item Size:1 x 13 x 13 inches
Package Weight:1.58 pounds
Package Size:6.57 x 1.11 x 1.11 inches

Art of the Maya Scribe by Brand: Harry N. Abrams

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