The Inscriptions of Peten.

MORLEY, Sylvanus Griswold

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Place Published: Washington
Publisher: Carnegie Institution
Date Published: 1938

Description: 5 volumes in 6: Vol. I, pp xxviii, 465; Vol. II, (xii), 607; Vol.III, (x), 493; Vol. IV, xii, 496; Vol. V, in 2 parts, containing black and white photographic plates, engraved plates (many folding), and folding maps showing ground plans, terrain, etc. Folio, green cloth. Washington DC, Carnegie Institution, 1938. First edition. Fine but for the usual library markings.

Comments: Morley's magnum opus of many years studying the Mayan ruins and a classic work on Peten. Morley was in Guatemala for almost 40 years studying many of the subjects associated with archaeology especially Maya Hieroglyphs. He was a pioneer in the discovery and translation of Mayan Hieroglyphs.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 254595


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By This Author: MORLEY, Sylvanus Griswold
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