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The inscriptions of Petén,

Author: Sylvanus Griswold Morley
Publisher: Washington, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1938.
Series: Carnegie Institution of Washington publication, no. 437.
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Morley, Sylvanus Griswold, 1883-1948.
Inscriptions of Petén.
Washington, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1938
(OCoLC)593435402
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvanus Griswold Morley
OCLC Number: 551558
Notes: Some of the plates, maps and plans are folded.
Vol. 5, pt. 1-2: Plates.
Appendices in v. 4: Physical-geological features of Petén, Guatemala, by Hakon Wadell.--The climate of Petén, Guatemala, by John L. Page.--Geographic coordinates of 45 stations (43 archaeological sites and 2 chicle camps) within the area covered by plates 179 and 182.--Results of a topographic survey of Lake Petén Itzá, Petén, Guatemala, by J.O. Kilmartin.--List of all inscriptions examined in this study.--List of all known Maya inscriptions lying outside the region covered by this study.--Classification of the stelæ described in this study on the basis of the arrangement of their respective designs.
--(con't) List of all known Maya hotun-markers.--List of non-tun-ending initial series inscriptions for which it has been impossible to assign corresponding tun-ending contemporaneous dates.--List of all known day and month signs occurring on monuments examined in this study.--Errors in the original texts.--List of monuments the designations of which have been changed.--Monuments or objects having inscriptions from the Maya area that have been removed from the original positions.--Gregorian equivalents for the hotun-endings.
Description: 5 volumes in 6. frontispieces (volumes 1-4) illustrations, plates, maps, plans, folded diagrams 31 cm.
Contents: Appendices in v.4: Physical-geological features of Peten, Guatemala, by Hakon Wadell. --
The climate of Peten, Guatemala, by John L. Page. --
Geographic coordinates of 45 stations (43 archaeological sites and 2 chicle camps) within the area covered by plates 179 and 182. --
Results of a topographic survey of Lake Peten Itza, Peten, Guatemala, by J.O. Kilmartin. --
List of all inscriptions examined in this study. --
List of all known Maya inscriptions lying outside the region covered by this study. --
Classification of the stelae described in this study on the basis of the arrangement of their respective designs. --
List of all known Maya hotun-markers. --
List of non-tun-ending initial series inscriptions for which it has been impossible to assign corresponding tun-ending contemporaneous dates. --
List of all known day and month signs occurring on monuments examined in this study. --
Errors in the original texts. --
List of monuments the designations of which have been changed. --
Monuments or objects having inscriptions from the Maya area that have been removed from their original positions. --
Gregorian equivalents for the hotun-endings.
Series Title: Carnegie Institution of Washington publication, no. 437.
Responsibility: by Sylvanus Griswold Morley ...

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