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Painting a Map of Sixteenth-Century Mexico City: Land, Writing, and Native Rule

edited by Mary E. Miller and Barbara E. Mundy ; with essays by Dennis Carr ... [et al.]
Format
Book
Published
New Haven : Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University : Distributed by Yale University Press, c2012.
Language
English
ISBN
9780300180718 (hbk.), 0300180713 (hbk.)
Contents
  • Beinecke map / Mary E. Miller
  • Beinecke map : iconography and physical properties / Dennis Carr
  • Pictography, writing, and mapping in the valley of Mexico and the Beinecke map / Barbara E. Mundy
  • Sibling maps, spatial rivalries : the Beinecke map and the Plano Parcial de la Ciudad de México / Maria Castañeda de la Paz
  • Traces of the creative process : pictorial materials and techniques in the Beinecke map / Diana Magaloni Kerpel
  • Analytical report of the pigments and binding materials used on the Beinecke map / Richard Newman and Michele Derrick
  • On the margins of Mexico City : what the Beinecke map shows / Pablo Escalante Gonzalbo
  • Crown and Tlatoque : the iconography of rulership in the Beinecke map / Barbara E. Mundy
  • Nahuatl hieroglyphic writing and the Beinecke map / Gordon Whittaker
  • A Mexican map abroad : the Beinecke map in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / Dennis Carr
  • Afterword / Mary E. Miller and Barbara E. Mundy
  • Conservation of the Beinecke map / Gisela Noack
  • Individuals named hieroglyphically on the plots of the Beinecke map / Gordon Whittaker.
Description
xv, 216 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-208) and index.
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