Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art; THE BLOOD OF KINGS

By: Schele, Linda & Mary Ellen Miller

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Foreword by Emily J. Sano; Preface by Michael D. Coe; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Prologue; The Modern Invention of the Ancient Maya; The Characteristics of Maya Art; Maya Gods and Icons; The Royal Person; Kingship & the Rites of Accession; Courtly Life; Bloodletting & the Vision Quest; Warfare & Captive Sacrifice; The Ballgame; Death and the Journey to Xibalba; Kingship & the Maya Cosmos; May Calendar; Hieroglyphic Writing System; Suggestions for Further Reading; Index. ** Additional shipping due to size & weight **; 122 color & 50 b&w + drawings ; Square 8vo 10" x 10"; 335 pp

Title: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art; THE BLOOD OF KINGS

Author Name: Schele, Linda & Mary Ellen Miller

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, George Braziller, Inc.: 1986

ISBN Number: 0807612782

ISBN Number 13: 9780807612781

Binding: Wraps

Book Condition: VG+

Seller ID: 3884

Keywords: Ceramics,