The blood of kings: dynasty and ritual in Maya art
Kimbell Art Museum, 1986 - Art - 335 pages
By making full use of the progress in deciphering the Maya hieroglyphic code, this examines the world and minds of the creators of Maya art, including a look at the Maya calendar.
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Review: The Blood of Kings: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya ArtUser Review - Felisa Rosa - Goodreads
An excellent guide to understanding Maya iconography. The writing is vivid, but very detailed. If you are not an avid student of the Maya, some passages may seem a bit thorny. Read full review
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A great overview of the Maya.
A Study of Maya Art, Its Subject Matter and Historical Development
Herbert Joseph Spinden
Limited preview - 1913
Foreword Emily Sano ix
Kingship and the Rites of Accession
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