An Outline Dictionary of Maya Glyphs

An Outline Dictionary of Maya Glyphs

by William E. Gates
     
 

In this study of the hieroglyphs in 3 surviving Maya codices, the author has tabulated all character variants, worked out meanings, and has interrelated these meanings with Maya culture. Day, month, numerals, colors, face signs, quasi-facial forms, animal figures, pictographic objects, eclipse, and more. About 3,000 symbols covered, all clearly drawn.

Overview

In this study of the hieroglyphs in 3 surviving Maya codices, the author has tabulated all character variants, worked out meanings, and has interrelated these meanings with Maya culture. Day, month, numerals, colors, face signs, quasi-facial forms, animal figures, pictographic objects, eclipse, and more. About 3,000 symbols covered, all clearly drawn.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486236186
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
04/01/1978
Pages:
204
Sales rank:
1,106,271
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

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