Seller: www.rugbooks.com (607) 100%, Location: Culver City, California, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 291891897514 Details: Animal Myth and Magic: Images from Pre-Columbian Textiles Moraga, Vanessa Drake Larkspur: Ololo Press, 2005.160 pp. 155 color plates 10 drawings. 9.5 x 12 Hardback in dustjacket in New condition. Item #BOOKS006352I ISBN: 0976777401 Animal Myth and Magic explores the central place and significance of animals in the Andean cosmovision through the prism of South American archaeology, anthropology, natural history and mythology. Illustrated with 155 marvelous images from pre-Columbian textiles, this unique anthology discusses over forty-five species, from the hummingbird and butterfly to the llama and jaguar. The depictions—from surreal to naturalistic, awe- provoking to whimsical, abstract to totemic—span a diversity of habitats and 2000 years of culture (Chavín to Inka). -Ololo Press. Powered by eBay Turbo ListerThe free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.