The Maya and Their Neighbors

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Author: Hay, Clarence etal (editors)

Year: 1940

Publisher: D Appleton-Century Company

Place: New York


xiii+606 pages with 20 plates, 40 figures, fold out linguistic map and 11 tables, bibliography and index. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and decorative gilt to front cover. Limited first edition.

Contests: W W Howells: The Origins of American Indian Race Types; Oliver G Ricketson, Jr: An Outline of Basic Physical Factors Affecting Middle America; Ralph Linton: Crops, soils and Culture in America; Clyde Kluckhohn: The Conceptual Structure in Middle American Studies; J Alden Mason: The Native Languages of Middle America; Frederick Johnson: The Linguistic Map of Mexico and Central America; A V Kidder: Archaeological Problems of the Highland Maya; J Eric S Thompson: Archaeological Problems of the Lowland Maya; Sylvanus Griswold Morley: Maya Epigraphy; E Wyllys Andrews: Chronology and Astronomy of the Maya Area; Herbert J Spinden: Diffusion of Maya Astronomy; H E D Pollock: Sources and Methods in the Study of Maya Architecture; A Ledyard Smith: The Corbeled Arch in the New world; Karl Ruppert: A Special Assemblage of Maya Structures; Robert Wauchope: Domestic Architecture of the Maya; Robert E Smith: Ceramics of the Peten; Mary Butler: A Pottery Sequence from the Alta Verapaz, Guatemala; John M Longyear III: The Ethnological Significance of Copan Pottery; Earnest A Hooton: Skeletons from the Cenote of Sacrifice at Chichen Itza; Oliver La Farge: Maya Ethnology, The Sequence of Cultures; Geroge C Vaillant: Patterns in Middle American Archaeology; Eduardo Noguera: Excavations at Tehuacan; Gordon F Ekholm: The Archaeology of Northern and Western Mexico; Frank H H Roberts, Jr: Pre-Pottery Horizon of the Anasazi and Mexico; J O Brew: Mexican Influence upon the Indian Cultures of the Southwestern United States in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries; Philip Phillips: Middle American Influences on the Archaeology of the Southeastern United States; Carl E Guthe: Sequence of Culture in the Eastern United States; William Duncan Strong: Anthropological Problems in Central America; Doris Stone: The Ulua Valley and Lake Yojoa; Francis B Richardson: Non-Maya Monumental Sculpture of Central America; Samuel K Lothrop: South America as Seen from Middle America; Philip Ainsowrth Means: The Philosophic Interrelationship between Middle American and Andean Regions; Alfred Kidder II: South American Penetrations in Middle America; A L Kroeber: Conclusions.


Spine sunned, corners bumped A very good copy.

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