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Sayer, Chloë

Overview
Works: 37 works in 225 publications in 3 languages and 8,978 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  History  Folklore  Juvenile works  Directories  Aerial photographs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Compiler
Classifications: GT4995.A4, 745.0972
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chloë Sayer
The skeleton at the feast : the Day of the Dead in Mexico by Elizabeth Carmichael( Book )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history and modern-day observances of the Day of the Dead in Mexico, a holiday celebrated in early November with feasting, cleaning and decorating graves, dancing, and making music
Arts and crafts of Mexico by Chloë Sayer( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a portrait of the Mexican people, their lifestyles, and a representative sampling of their crafts
Costumes of Mexico by Chloë Sayer( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mask arts of Mexico by Ruth D Lechuga( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rural Mexico, folk festivals and the dances that accompany them mark the high point of local life. In preparation for these festivities, Old and New World traditions fuse to forge an awe-inspiring array of masks made by artisans whose talent is legendary. Mask Arts of Mexico provides a comprehensive and celebration of these wonderfully inventive masks and their creators in a rich display of artistry, vitality, beauty, and whimsy
Of gods and men : the heritage of Ancient Mexico by Anna Benson Gyles( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traditional architecture of Mexico by Mariana Yampolsky( Book )

12 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

. With the aid of plans and other historical illustrations, Chloe Sayer traces the story of traditional building and defines in detail the characteristics of architecture both private and public, rural and urban, Indian and colonial. Mariana Yampolsky's glorious photographs represent the summation of a lifetime's work
Mexico by Nick Caistor( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Mexico is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floor plans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns, from Mexico City to the Golf Coast and Yucatan Peninsula. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. It provides all the insider tips you need, whether you're hiking in Copper Canyon, salsa dancing in Mexico City, or diving in the Mexican Caribbean
Textiles from Mexico by Chloë Sayer( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents over twenty examples of colorful Mexican textiles, explaining techniques and clothing styles, and including brief commentaries highlighting the key features that make the designs so eye-catching and uniquely Mexican
The Incas by Chloë Sayer( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the politics, society, ideas, religion, art, science, entertainment, rural life, and legacy of one of the greatest planned societies the world has ever known
Crafts of Mexico by Chloë Sayer( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and German and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the traditional metal, clay, textile, and paper folk crafts of Mexico and presents directions for making a variety of projects
Fiesta : Days of the Dead & other Mexican festivals by Chloë Sayer( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores a variety of Mexican festivals, most of which are spiritual or religious, including the holidays of Christmas, Carnival, and Holy week, and covers the Days of the Dead, the sacred arts of the Huichol ethnic group, and more, with photographs
Of gods and men : Mexico and the Mexican Indian by Anna Benson Gyles( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aztecs and Incas by Chloë Sayer( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aims to give an insight into Aztec and Inca achievements including language and literature, science and math, history, geography and the arts, as well as the eventual demise of the Aztec and Inca empires
Mexican costume by Chloë Sayer( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexican patterns : a design source book by Chloë Sayer( Book )

11 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mexican day of the dead : an anthology by Chloë Sayer( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This anthology celebrates the [Day of the dead, November 2,] with poems and prose, photos and art."--Cover
Mexican textile techniques by Chloë Sayer( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexican textiles by Chloë Sayer( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and German and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexican costumes, Mexican textiles
The Incan empire by Chloë Sayer( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different aspects of the Incan empire, including its history, government, religion, art, architecture, rural life, and the legacy the Incan empire left behind
Mexico, the Day of the Dead : an anthology( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The skeleton at the feast : the Day of the Dead in Mexico
Alternative Names
Sayer, Chloë

セイヤー, クロエ

Languages
English (176)

German (4)

Japanese (1)

Covers
Arts and crafts of MexicoMask arts of MexicoThe traditional architecture of MexicoMexicoTextiles from MexicoThe IncasFiesta : Days of the Dead & other Mexican festivalsAztecs and IncasThe Incan empire