The Book of the People


translated by Delia Goetz and Sylvanus Griswold Morley

from Adrián Recino's translation from Quiché into Spanish


from SacredTexts Website

Spanish version







  1. The Chronicles of the Indians

  2. The Manuscript of Chichicastenango

  3. The Author of the Popol Vuh

  4. The Writings of Father Ximénez

  5. The Translations of the Popol Vuh







The Book of the People

Popol Vuh



Part I


Part III

Part II

Part IV



  1. A Note by Sylvanus Griswold Morley

  2. A Note by Adrián Recinos

  3. Paper Concerning the Origin of the Lords




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