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1 American Journal of the Archaelogy American Journal of Archaeology. The Journal of the Archaeological Institute of America. Second Series Volume XXXI July - September 1927
Published Quarterly By the Institute - Rumford Press

1927 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
printed wraps with corner crease to cover, edges uncut, light fading to covers, otherwise near fine/ name and cartouche style stamp on the first page otherwise internals are fine. contents contain: Notes on representations of Socrates and of Diogenes and other cynics; Punic Urns from the precinct of Tanit at Catharge; The origin and development of the alphabet; A late type of wheel made lamos from Corinth; A Graeco-parthian portrait head of Mithradates I; Some inscriptions of vases, plus a section n Archaeological news. 015891 
Price: 16.00 USD
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2 Anthropological Papers Anthropological Papers, Numbers 43-48
United States Government Printing Office

1955 Soft Cover 
name written on first page and titles on the cover, spine toned and creased, index, 415p 015872 
Price: 6.00 USD
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3 Arauz, Reina Torres De Nata Prehispanico
Centro De Investigaciones Antropologicas

Universidad De Panama 1972 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
former owner name on the first page, profusely llustrated, text in Spanish.140p Scarce 014840 
Price: 28.00 USD
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4 Brack-bernsen, Lis Die Basler Mayatafeln
Museum fur Volkerkunde

1975 Softcover Near Fine 
76p former owners name on inner cover. 014856 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Bueno, Teresa Arango Precolombia
Editorial Minerva

Bogota 1963 3rd Edition Hardcover 
text in Spanish. oversized wraps. color illustrated cover. 100s of illustrations, pages toned. covers soiled. scarce. former owner name on the first blank page. 197p 015860 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Culbert, T. Patrick. The Classic Maya Collapse (School of American Research, Advanced Seminar Ser)
University of New Mexico Press

NM 1977 082630463X / 9780826304636 Soft Cover Near Fine 
previous owner name date and price on the first page, otherwise as new. index, 549p 014666 
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 Disselhoff, H.D. Las Grandes Civilizaciones De la America Antigua
Ayma

Barcelona 1967 Soft Cover Very Good+ 
card covers, name on first page, and a single spine crease, illustrated throughout. 366p 015240 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8 FERNANDEZ VEGA, Pilar GUIA DEL MUSEO DE AMERICA
MUSEO DE AMERICA

Madrid 1965 Soft Cover Near Fine 
name on first page. 015263 
Price: 6.00 USD
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9 Graham, Ian; Mathews, Peter; Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology; Euw, Eric Von Corpus Of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions Volume 8 Part 1 - Cobal
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology & Harvard University

MA 1997 0873658213 / 9780873658218 Soft Cover As New 
folio (12"w x 15" h) Printed card wraps, beautifuly embossed with gilt titles, site maps in pocket at rear of book, profusely illustrated throughout. 04/06/2011 price lowered 014703 
Price: 40.00 USD
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10 Hewett, Edgar L. Ancient Life in Mexico and Central America
Bobbs-Merrill

1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
blue cloth, map endpapers, photos, index, former owner's name on one of the endpapers, 364p 014876 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 Houston, Stephen & Paul Amaroli The Lake Guija Plaque
Center for Maya Research

Wash, D.C. 1998 Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
Blue paper wrappers. Previous owner name on first inside page, otherwise fine. 12p. 015110 
Price: 6.00 USD
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12 Hunter, C. Bruce A Guide to Ancient Maya Ruins
University of Oklahoma Press

1974 0806112158 / 9780806112152 Soft Cover 
name and hieroglyphic stamp on first page otherwise fine, index, 332p 015265 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Iturribarria, Jorge Fernando LAS VIEJAS CULTURAS DE OAXACA
Mesoamerica, Imprenta Valle

Mexico 1952 Soft Cover 
plan of Oaxaca laid in, pages toning from age, some rubbing at extremities, some pictures. 151p 015475 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Parry, J. H. The Discovery of South America
Taplinger

1974 0800822331 / 9780800822330 Hardcover 
4to, orange cloth. illustrated throughout, previos owner name and stamp on the front endpaper, jacket blurbs tipped onto front pastedown, otherwise Fine, index, 320p. 014822 
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 SANTOS, GUSTAVO EL MUSEO DEL ORO (The Museum of Gold)
Banco De La Republica

1948 Softcover Very Good 
uncut edges, color plates throughout, Previous owner's name on first blank page, title hand-written along spine strip. 014873 
Price: 16.00 USD
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16 Saravia, ALbertina E POPOL VUH - ANTIGUAS HISTORIAS DE LOS INDIOS QUICHES DE GUATEMALA
Editorial Porrua

1965 Soft Cover Very Good 
"Ilustradas con dibujos de los Codices Mayas" numbered ltd edition. illustrated with line drawings from the Maya Codices on almost every page, 166p former owner name and price on first page of book. 015243 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Tatiana Proskouriakoff A Study of Classic Maya Sculpture
Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 593,

1950 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
small folio, original printed wraps, some toning to covers and marks on the spine strip o/w internals generally fine and no spine creasing. Small dampstain towards the top of the foreedge, Large fold-out at rear and profusely illustrated throughout. Ms Proskouriakoff would go on to be a major contributor in the decipherment of the Maya script. 208p scarce 019668 
Price: 225.00 USD
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18 Valliant, George C. & Suzzanah B, Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History Excavations at Gualupita Volume XXXV Part 1
The American Museum of Natural History

1934 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
gray printed wraps, spine strip very lightly evenly toned with title neatly written on the soine strip, , edges uncut, some toning to the covers, bottom corner bumoWith frontispiece, 54 plates, 4 maps, 2 folding maps. internals, 194p Scarce 014861 
Price: 44.00 USD
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19 Willard, T.A. City of the Sacred Well: Being a Narrative of the Discoveries and Excavations of Edward Herbert Thompson in the Ancient City of Chi-Chenitza
The Century Co.

New York and London 1926 Hardcover No Jacket 
with Some Discourse on the Culture and Development of the Mayan Civilization as Revealed by Their Art and Architecture here set down and illustrated from photographs" 8vo, green cloth, spine rubbed, but not lightened, red & gilt Aztec motif on front cover. edges uncut, foxking , mostly to prelim's. index, 293 Hinges and backing firm, cover bright. 014658 
Price: 12.00 USD
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