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Edmonson, Munro S.

Overview
Works: 61 works in 294 publications in 5 languages and 7,090 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Manuscripts  Conference papers and proceedings  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Animated films  Dictionaries  Legends 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Author of introduction, Adapter
Classifications: F1421, 970.0049
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Munro S Edmonson
Status terminology and the social structure of North American Indians by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

19 editions published between 1958 and 1988 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparison of various Indian societies; includes Eskimo
The eighth generation: cultures and personalities of New Orleans Negroes by John H Rohrer( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteenth-century Mexico : the work of Sahagún by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and Spanish and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient future of the Itza : the book of Chilam Balam of Tizimin( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lore; an introduction to the science of folklore and literature by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book is designed to serve as a textbook in the field of folklore and comparative literature. ... it includes extensive materials for analysis drawn from literary traditions all over the world and representing primitive and folk as well as sophisticated forms ... includes an outline guidde to the world's literatures and a special index ... for reference or research purposes".--Preface
Heaven born Merida and its destiny : the Book of Chilam Balam of Chumayel by Chilam Balam de Chumayel (Manuscrito) Inglés y maya( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistics by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literatures( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of the year : Middle American calendrical systems by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of counsel: the Popol vuh of the Quiche Maya of Guatemala by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eighth generation grows up : cultures and personalities of New Orleans Negroes by Harold Lief( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meaning in Mayan languages. Ethnolinguistic studies by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

22 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developmental Trends; Development in Typical Child; Conclusion; References; VII. Cultural Significance and Lexical Retention in Tzeltal-Tzotzil Ethnobotany; Introduction; The Comparative Inventory; Analytic Categories; Cognate Sets of Tzeltal-Tzotzil Plant Names; Cultural Significance and Lexical Retention; References; VIII. Compound Place Names in Chuj and other Mayan Languages; Introduction; Sources and Identification of Chuj Place Names; The Nature of Chuj Geographical Nomenclature; Compound Chuj Place Names; Comparative Data on Compound Mayan Place Names; References
Popol vuh( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated film which uses original images drawn by the Quiche Maya Indians in the seventh century on funerary pottery to illustrate the Popol vuh, which is the sacred book of the Maya and includes their creation story and birth of the hero twins
Quiche-English dictionary by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary Latin American culture by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popol vuh : sacred book of the Quiché Maya( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the creation myth of the Quiché Maya of ancient Guatemala. Gives life to the mystic history and art of the Maya, using animated drawings taken directly from classic Maya pottery
Nativism and syncretism( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1985 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synoptic studies of Mexican culture by Munro S Edmonson( Book )

9 editions published between 1957 and 1977 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quiché dramas and divinatory calendars( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The ancient future of the Itza : the book of Chilam Balam of Tizimin
Alternative Names
Edmonson, Munro 1924-

Edmonson, Munro S.

Edmonson, Munro Sterling 1924-

Munro S. Edmonson American Mesoamericanist

Munro S. Edmonson Amerikaans antropoloog (1924-2002)

Sterling Edmonson, Munro

Sterling Edmonson, Munro 1924-

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Quiché dramas and divinatory calendars