PRE-INCA ART AND CULTURE

By: Leicht, Hermann

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Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. 8vo. 253 pp. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs. Includes extensive Notes and Bibliography. Translated from the German by Mervyn Savill. This is an account of the art and culture of the ancient moon-worshippers of the Peruvian coast, the Chimu, who flourished from the first century AD until our middle ages, reaching a high standard of culture before coming under the domination of the Incas, and being forced to accept sun worship. This is an extremely nice copy, tight and square and unmarked except for a former owner's bookplate loosly inserted with a very small piece of tape, else fine. FINE.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: PRE-INCA ART AND CULTURE

Author Name: Leicht, Hermann

Categories: Philosophy & Social Sciences, History, Peru,

Edition: First Edition. 1

Publisher: London, MacGibbon & Kee: 1960

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 5541

Keywords: Anthropology Science; History Chimu Indians Indians Of South America Art; Antiquities South America Peru