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Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1986-05-15
Seller ID: M0806119748Z2
This volume presents ancient Mexican myths and sacred hymns, lyric poetry, rituals, drama, and various forms of prose, accompanied by informed criticism and comment. The selections come from the Aztecs, the Mayas, the Mixtecs and Zapotecs of Oaxaca, the Tarascans of Michoacan, the Otom s of central Mexico, and others. They have come down to us from inscriptions on stone, the codices, and accounts written, after the coming of Europeans, of oral traditions.
It is Miguel Le n-Portilla's intention "to bring to contemporary readers an understanding of the marvelous world of symbolism whic...
By: Nissï¿½n, Rosa
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 2013-02-15
Seller ID: M0826323642Z3
By: Tom Miller
Publisher: University of Arizona Press: 2003-09-01
Seller ID: M0816522413Z3
This wide-ranging anthology--gathering short stories and essays, song lyrics and poems--offers readers a new appreciation of the border and its literature. Residents of the region may be st...