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Ritual of the Bacabs by  Ralph L. (trans. & ed.) ROYS - Hardcover - 1965 - from Attic Books and

Ritual of the Bacabs

by ROYS, Ralph L. (trans. & ed.)

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good

Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. The Civilization of the American Indian Series. xxix, 193 p. 24 cm. 4 b&w illustrations. Green cloth hardcover. In mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Front flap price-clipped.

From the dustjacket: A book of Maya incantations. Indexed. The first English translation of a Maya colonial manuscript, never before published in any language, this book contains forty-two incantations which add materially to knowledge of the religion of the Mayas and their conception of the cosmos and ideas about the origin of life.

  • Bookseller: Attic Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6699
  • Title: Ritual of the Bacabs
  • Author: ROYS, Ralph L. (trans. & ed.)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
  • Place: Norman, Oklahoma
  • Date published: 1965
  • Keywords: Maya, religion, magic
  • Bookseller catalogs: Religion; Anthropology;


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