The Art of Easter Island. THOR HEYERDAHL.
The Art of Easter Island.

The Art of Easter Island.

New York. Doubleday and Company, 1975. Stock ID #163661

Endpaper maps, 15 colour photographic plates, 320 black and white plates, 349pp, appendix, bibliography, index, hardback. Very good. 28 x 22cm. This fascinating work includes the full story of Heyerdahl's explorations on Easter Island; the dramatic discovery of art treasures in secret caves; the mystery of the great stone men explained, why and how they were carved, transported and raised; the historical and religious meaning of the art of Easter Island revealed; new findings on the ancient and later history of the island and its people, and a worldwide museum survey of Easter Island art. This book is complimented by the many photographic illustrations, 16 in colour. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163661).

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