Purveyors of rare and out-of-print books, posters, and ephemera on social movements.

Quick Search



Hirschman, Jack

The blue Xul arcane. In memory of Yuri Valentinovich Knorozov

The blue Xul arcane.
click to zoom

Forepaw Press, no place [San Francisco?]. 2011, [5p] 5.5x8.5 inches, personal inscription signed by the poet, worn chapbook in stapled color wraps with portrait of Knorozov. Russian scholar Knorozov deciphered crucial Mayan hieroglyphics ("broke the Mayan code") but credit was denied him per the anticommunist disapproval of western scholar J. Eric Thompson. Thompson had a different "breakthrough," declared Knorozov's solution a "Marxist hoax"

Cat.No: 201570

Price: $15.00

add to wishlist

Featured Books
© 1998-2016 Bolerium Books, all rights reserved - email us your questions or suggestions >>>
Site Map
Site by Bibliopolis