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Title Representing Aztec ritual : performance, text, and image in the work of Sahagún / edited by Eloise Quiñones Keber.
Published Boulder, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, c2002.
Book Cover

 Floor2  F1219.76.R57 R46 2002    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 312 p., 8 p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 23 cm.
Series Mesoamerican worlds
Mesoamerican worlds.
Note Most chapters originated at a session organized for the 1997 meeting of the American Society for Ethnohistory held in Mexico City.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Representing Aztec ritual in the work of Sahagún / Eloise Quiñones Keber -- Fray Bernardino de Sahagún: a Spanish missionary in New Spain, 1529-1590 / H.B. Nicholson -- Sahagún and the ceremonial precinct of Tenochtitlan: ritual and place / Eduardo Matos Moctezuma -- Representing the Veintena ceremonies in the Primeros memoriales / H.B. Nicholson -- The hidden king and the broken flutes: mythical and royal dimensions of the feast of Tezcatlipoca in Toxcatl / Guilhem Olivier -- Death and the Tlatoani: the land of death, rulership, and ritual / Kay A. Read -- Sand in ritual and in history / Doris Heyden -- The sacrifice of women in the Florentine Codex: the hearts of plants and players in war games / Davíd Carrasco -- Paper rituals and the Mexican landscape / Philip P. Arnold -- Painting divination in the Florentine codex / Eloise Quiñones Keber -- Representing Aztec ritual: a commentary from the history of religions / Davíd Carrasco.
Subject Aztecs -- Rites and ceremonies.
Bernardino, de Sahagún, 1499-1590. Historia general de las cosas de Nueva España.
Related Names Quiñones Keber, Eloise.
American Society for Ethnohistory.
ISBN 0870816829 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 49679629