INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF THE MAYA HIEROGLYPHS. Smithsonian Institute, Bureau of American Ethnology. Bulletin 57.
Place Published: Washington
Date Published: 1915
Condition: (weak interior hinge, light wear on boards, o/w very good)
Pages: xv, 284p.
Book Id: 76096
b/w illus., ind., tbls., bibl., map, chts., plus b/w and color plates, facs., green cloth boards
Some highlights: The Maya hieroglyphc writing; The tonalamatl or 260-day period; The haab or year of 365 days; Maya arithmetic; Bar and dot numerals; First method of numeration; First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth steps in solving Maya numbers; The inscriptions; The Codices.