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ERIC Number: EJ214908
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Icon and Idea: A Symbolic Reading of Pictures in a Peruvian Indian Chronicle.
Adorno, Rolena
Indian Historian, v12 n3 p27-50 1979
An examination and categorization of over 400 full-page drawings in the 1615 "Nueva coronica y bien gobierno" of Felipe Guaman Poma de Alaya, which details life in the Peruvian Viceroyalty. Explains the function of the illustrations in the text and that of five "signifying attributes" of spatial configuration. (SB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Peru