Popol Vuh, the Quiché Mayan book of creation, is not only the most important text in the native languages of the Americas, it is also an extraordinary document of the human imagination. It begins with the deeds of Mayan gods in the darkness of a primeval sea and ends with the radiant splendor of the Mayan lords who founded the Quiché kingdom in the Guatemalan highlands. Originally written in Mayan hieroglyphs, it was transcribed into the Roman alphabet in the sixteenth century. --(Text refers to a previous edition)
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This is simply a summary of a translation and not the full text. The bonus chapters promised FROM THE PUBLISHER do not exist. Half of the book is a collection of non-related, poorly printed, black and white drawings. Page numbers begin at 213, making the text a mere 50 pages.