PROSKOURIAKOFF, T: Album of Maya Architecture

Album of Maya Architecture, book coverProskouriakoff, Tatiana. Album of Maya Architecture. University of Oklahoma Press, 1963. ISBN: 0806113510. Unmarked text. Short gift inscription to previous owner. Very Good. Paperback. (#28602) $12.00

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This book, through the author’s own detailed illustrations, presents 36 sites as they appeared more than a thousand years ago. Map. Archaeological references. 95 illustrations.

Among the sites depicted are the shrine in the Temple of the Cross at Palenque; the Acropolis and a Maya sweat bath in Piedras Negras, Guatemala; the hieroglyphic stairway, ball court, and reviewing stand in Copan, Honduras; The Palace at Sayil, Yucatan; The Palace of the Governors, in Uxmal; and The Red House and platforms on the north terrace at Chichen Itza.

Album of Maya Architecture, back cover