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Masks Of The Spirit

ISBN 10 : 0520064186
ISBN 13 : 9780520064188

"This illustrated study guides the reader through the long history of Mesoamerican mask-making. It explores many themes associated with one of the least understood yet fascinating ..


Spirit Faces

ISBN 10 : 0295977582
ISBN 13 : 9780295977584

Spirit Faces collects 75 masks by 23 of the best living Native American artists in the Northwest. These beautiful and powerful masks draw on the natural and supernatural worlds to ..


Masks Of Black Africa

ISBN 10 : 048623181X
ISBN 13 : 9780486231815

Pictures grotesques, masks, and headdresses of various African tribes as well as exploring the psychological and ideological meaning, and ritual function of masks..


The Flayed God

ISBN 10 : UVA:X002214035
ISBN 13 :

The authors of Masks of the Spirit present modern English translations of the important myths of the Olmec, Toltec, Maya, and Aztec civilizations of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, alon..


Down From The Shimmering Sky

ISBN 10 : 0295977094
ISBN 13 : 9780295977096

The Native Americans of the Pacific Northwest Coast have produced a rich legacy of carved and painted objects such as the ceremonial mask. Today's mask makers are among the region'..


Balinese Masks

ISBN 10 : 9781462906093
ISBN 13 : 1462906095

The unique and stunning masks used in Balinese rituals are explored in great detail in Balinese Masks. Masked performances are an ancient and integral part of Balinese rituals and ..


Behind The Masks Of God

ISBN 10 : 9781291328509
ISBN 13 : 1291328505

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