K5615The Popol Vuh is considered one of the most important historical and mythological Mayan texts.  It is the Mayan creation story told in prose.  It is also considered as a great literary work around the world.  It was written in the mid 1500s and was extracted from pre-contact Mayan texts.  The link below is to the English translation, which can be read online or printed.

 

LINK TO eBOOK:  http://www.mesoweb.com/publications/Christenson/PopolVuh.pdf