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The Aztec and Maya Papermakers.  With an Introduction by Dard Hunter, Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen

Author Name    Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen

Title   The Aztec and Maya Papermakers. With an Introduction by Dard Hunter

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Type   Hardcover

Edition   First Trade Edition

Publisher   New York: J. J. Augustin, 1944

Seller ID   WVHG21911-6

FIRST TRADE EDITION. Tall 8vo. 10 1/8 x 6 15/16 inches. [x], 120 pp. Frontispiece is a copy of The Dresden Codex, executed on huun-paper in the period of the League of Mayapan, 2 maps, text figures, bibliography, index, 39 black-and-white photographic plates; text clean, un-marked. Red-stamped greenish-gray cloth, dust-jacket in mylar; binding square and tight, very light soiling to jacket, foot of spine softened. Near Fine. This is the first scholarly work devoted to Aztec and Maya papermaking. It was chosen by the American Institute of Graphic Arts as one of the fifty best books on 1944. It thoroughly discusses the processes and materials used by these ancient craftsmen. Contains extensive editorial apparatus. Essential reading for historians, anthropologists, and students of paper-making.

Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen, The Aztec and Maya Papermakers, Introduction by Dard Hunter,

Price = 50.00 USD

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