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The flayed God; the Mesoamerican mythological tradition; sacred texts and images from pre-Columbian Mexico and Central America (Record no. 53061)

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LC control number 91-58158
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Classification number F1219.3.R38 M24 1992
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Personal name Markman, Roberta H
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Title The flayed God; the Mesoamerican mythological tradition; sacred texts and images from pre-Columbian Mexico and Central America
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Edition statement 1st ed
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Place of production, publication, distribution, manufacture San Francisco
Name of producer, publisher, distributor, manufacturer HarperSanFrancisco
Date of production, publication, distribution, manufacture, or copyright notice c1992
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Extent xvi, 456p.; plates; illus.; bibliog. notes; index
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General note By Roberta H. Markman and Peter T. Markman. Front cover titled as The flayed God; the mythology of Mesoamerica; sacred texts and images from pre-Columbian Mexico and Central America.
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General note Indians of Mexico - Includes sacred texts.. Creation Myths - Mayan (Indians of Central America) : p67-68; p78-80; p97-119.. Creation Myths - Aztec : p65-67; p72-78; p120-47.. Creation Myths - Mixtec : p69-72; p149-51; p180.. Creation Myths - Izapan : p154-56.. Serpent (In Religion, Folklore, etc.) : see index under feathered serpent.. Fertility rites
505 0# - FORMATTED CONTENTS NOTE
Formatted contents note 1. Introduction: The historical framework. 2. The figure of the goddess: the mythological images of the village cultures. 3. Of time, space and earth: the mythology of the urban tradition. 4. The fourfold unfolding: the myths of creation. Introduction. Maya creation myths. Aztec creation myths. Mixtec creation mths. An Izapan creation myth. Cosmological images. 5. Flayed gods, snake women, and were-jaguars: the myths of fertility. Introduction. The flayed god. The great goddess. The gods of rain and storm. 6. Feathered serpents and hero twins: the mythic structure of rulership. Introduction. The mythic paradigm of the ruler. The Maya hero journey. The Aztec Hero journey. The migration myth in its Aztec embodiment
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Summary, etc. 'Without question the book on the Mesoamerican mythological tradition. The Markmans are not only knowledgeable through primary texts and the work of other scholars, they are comparatists who are at ease with an interdisciplinary approach.' Ron Smith, Professor Emeritus of English, Utah State University
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Binding note Hardcover
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Indians of Mexico--Religion
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Indians of Central America--Religion
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Indians of South America--Religion
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Creation--Mythology
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Mythology, Mesoamerican
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Masks
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Indians of Mexico--Rites and Ceremonies
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Sacrifice, Human
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Twins-Mythology
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Jaguar--Religious aspects
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Gods & goddesses
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Heroes
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Space and Time
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Serpent--Religious aspects
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Topical term or geographic name entry element Metamorphosis
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