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Codex Borgia: A Full-Color Restoration of the Ancient Mexican Manuscriptby Gisele Diaz
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First publication of remarkable repainting of outstanding Mexican codex — priceless original is in Vatican Library — thought to have originated in the Cholula area, ca. AD 1400. 76 large full-color plates show an astounding array of gods, kings, warriors, mythical creatures, and abstract designs. A work of rare power and beauty. Introduction.
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An original work by Dover. The codex is in the Vatican Library. Other reproductions are scarce. A very good (9x12") reproduction.
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First republication of remarkable repainting of great Mexican codex, dated to ca. AD 1400. 76 large full-color plates show gods, kings, warriors, mythical creatures, and abstract designs. Introduction.
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxxi-xxxii).
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