Dominican miscellany in K'iche' and Spanish : manuscript, [between 1700 and 1750].

Author
Delgado, Damián, 18th cent [Browse]
Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
  • Mayan languages
  • K'iche'
  • Spanish
Description
46 leaves : paper ; 21 x 15 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Donor
Rare books genre
Getty AAT genre
Contained in
Robert Garrett collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s.
Compiled/​Created
[between 1700 and 1750].
Linking notes
Forms part of the Robert Garrett Collection (C0744).
Summary note
Sermons, blessings, and other brief texts in K'iche' written by Damián Delgado and other Dominican friars of the Order of "N.P. Santo Domingo."
Notes
Title supplied by cataloger.
Binding note
Quarter calf with marbled boards.
Language note
Text in K'iche' and Spanish.
Contents
  • 1. (p. 1-18): [Delgado, Damián] "Compendío del arte."
  • 2. (p. 19-40): [Delgado, Damián] "Doctrina Christiana en lengua Quiché es de Fr. Damián Delgado."
  • 3. (p. 41-71): "La Mudança de Varas y Benedicion."
Provenance
Bookplates of Brasseur de Bourbourg and Alphonse L. Pinart with his shelfmark "E.3/108"; later acquired by William E. Gates; sold to Robert Garrett (purchased from William Gates in 1930); deposited by Garrett at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton in 1942; removed from the Institute in 1949, at Garrett's request, and donated to the Princeton University Library.
Source acquisition
Gift; Robert Garrett; 1949.
Cite as
Garrett-Gates Mesoamerican Manuscripts, no. 165, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
In
Robert Garrett Collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s
OCLC
60355099
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