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Product Description: Commentary Upon the Maya-Tzental Perez Codex y William Gates.

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9781505306248 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 8, 2015, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Commentary Upon the Maya-Tzental Perez Codex y William Gates.
9781110346820 | Bibliolife, May 31, 2009, cover price $16.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781409706328 | Read Books, May 30, 2008, cover price $26.45 | About this edition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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Product Description: In 1562, de Landa conducted an 'Auto de fé' in Maní where in addition to 5000 'idols,' he burned 27 books in Maya writing. This one act deprived future generations of a huge body of Mayan literature. He culturally impoverished the descendents of the Mayas, and left only four codices for scholars to puzzle over...read more
By William Gates (trans)

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9781463652500 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 25, 2011, cover price $12.94 | About this edition: In 1562, de Landa conducted an 'Auto de fé' in Maní where in addition to 5000 'idols,' he burned 27 books in Maya writing.

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The father of the billionaire founder of Microsoft and a tax advocate offer a defense of the controversial estate tax and argue against the proposed repeal of this transfer tax imposed on large accumulations of wealth at the death of the owners.

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9780807047194 | Beacon Pr, January 15, 2004, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The father of the billionaire founder of Microsoft and a tax advocate offer a defense of the controversial estate tax and argue against the proposed repeal of this transfer tax imposed on large accumulations of wealth at the death of the owners.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9780766129504 | Kessinger Pub Co, February 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: "I love that this book is the real deal. A truly unique and informative read." — Texas Kitchen and Garden and MoreOriginally written in the Aztec language, Nahuatl, in 1552, this classic codex was the first herbal and medical text compiled in the New World...read more
By Bruce Byland (introduced by) and William Gates (trans)

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9780486411309 | Unabridged edition (Dover Pubns, May 31, 2000), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: "I love that this book is the real deal.

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Product Description: In this study of the hieroglyphs in 3 surviving Maya codices, the author has tabulated all character variants, worked out meanings, and has interrelated these meanings with Maya culture. Day, month, numerals, colors, face signs, quasi-facial forms, animal figures, pictographic objects, eclipse, and more...read more

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9780486236186 | Dover Pubns, April 1, 1978, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: In this study of the hieroglyphs in 3 surviving Maya codices, the author has tabulated all character variants, worked out meanings, and has interrelated these meanings with Maya culture.

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