New York: Hastings House, Publishers, 1948. First edition. Hardcover. 124pp. Small square quarto [24 cm] Green cloth with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a gilt stamped design on the front cover. Illustrated endsheets. Good condition. The covers are subtly concave, lightly soiled and have multiple small light moisture stains. The stains on the rear board are a bit larger. The edges of the covers are gently bumped. The hinges are a little weak. The pages are slightly yellowed. There are thin light moisture stains in the top edges of the pages. No dust jacket. Item #27526
This book is a tribute to the Maya and to the group of scientists who have restored and reconstructed the beautiful temples.