Illimani : 24 views / 24 visas. First Printing in dustjacket,. signed by author

By: MENDEZ, Ivar.

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MENDEZ, Ivar. Illimani : 24 views / 24 vistas. (Tantallon, N.S.) : Glen Margaret Publishing, (2010). First Printing. Pp (6),[7]-79,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. Oblong 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. "For thousands of years the indigenous people of the Andes have regarded "Illimani" as one of the principal mountain gods, or "Achachilas".Illimani's strategic location on the Andean plateau made it the geographic al anchor of the legendary city of Tiwanaku, which flourished for 800 yearsand became the dominant force of the Andean world. Inspired by the Japanes e woodblock prints of Mount Fuji, by Hokusai, this book captures Illimani'sinteractions with the land, the sky and the people who live and die under its everlasting presence. Twenty four vistas have been chosen to record Illimani's many faces and moods as they change with time and viewpoint." (fromthe dj). Parallel English and Spanish texts. Very good in nicked dustjacke t. Signed with inscription by the author. 35.00

Title: Illimani : 24 views / 24 visas. First Printing in dustjacket,. signed by author

Author Name: MENDEZ, Ivar.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Glen Margaret Publishing, Tantallon, N.S., 2010, ISBN:9781897462171:

Seller ID: 111929

Keywords: BOLIVIA SOUTH AMERICA PICTORIAL PHOTOGRAPHY NOVA SCOTIA CANADIAN,