Publisher description for An introduction to the study of the Maya hieroglyphs / Sylvanus Griswold Morley ; with a new introd. and bibliography by J. Eric S. Thompson.

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Best introduction to the topic—easily accessible to beginners. Extremely full in interpretation; very thorough in exposition of variants and unusual features, with reproductions of many inscriptions unavailable elsewhere. Material from Old and New Empires.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Mayan languages Writing, Maya calendar, Maya language