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Ritual Human Sacrifice in Mesoamerica: A Conference at Dumbarton Oaks, October 13th and 14th, 1979 by  ed Elizabeth Hill Boone - First Edition, First Printing - 1984 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and Biblio.com

Ritual Human Sacrifice in Mesoamerica: A Conference at Dumbarton Oaks, October 13th and 14th, 1979

by Elizabeth Hill Boone, ed

Condition: Very good +


Washington DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Original cloth. Very good +. Very good+ first edition. Red cloth boards. Sunning to spine. Pages and covers clean and bright. Binding sturdy, sound and square. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and drawings. 247 pp. Octavo.


  • Bookseller: Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 209
  • Title: Ritual Human Sacrifice in Mesoamerica: A Conference at Dumbarton Oaks, October 13th and 14th, 1979
  • Author: Elizabeth Hill Boone, ed
  • Format/binding:Original cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Very good +
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library
  • Place: Washington DC
  • Date published: 1984
  • Keywords: Aztec, maya, sacrifice, gods, religion, archaeology, anthropology, mesoamerica, mexico, central america, pre-columbian
  • Bookseller catalogs: Latin America & Mexico;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Latin America / Mexico;

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