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Florentine codex : general history of the things of New Spain / Bernardino de Sahagún ; translated from the Aztec into English with notes and illustrations by Arthur J.O. Anderson [and] Charles E. Dibble.

Author/Creator:
Sahagún, Bernardino de, d. 1590.
Publication:
Santa Fe, N.M. : School of American Research ; Salt Lake City, Utah : University of Utah, 1970-
Format/Description:
Book
v. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Edition:
2d. ed., rev.
Series:
School of American Research. Monographs ; no. 14.
Monographs of the School of American Research ; no. 14
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Other Title:
General history of the things of New Spain.
Subjects:
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities.
Aztecs.
Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540.
Natural history -- Mexico.
Nahuatl language -- Texts.
Mexico -- Antiquities.
Contents:
pt. 1. Introduction and indices
pt. 2. Book 1 : The gods
pt. 3. Book 2 : The ceremonies
pt. 4. Book 3 : The origin of the gods
pt. 5. Book 4 : The soothsayers
pt. 6. Book 5 : The omens
pt. 7. Book 6 : Rhetoric and moral philosophy
pt. 8. Book 7 : The sun, moon, and stars, and the binding of the years
pt. 9. Book 8 : Kings and lords
pt. 10. Book 9 : The merchants
pt. 11. Book 10 : The people
pt. 12. Book 11 : Earthly things
pt. 13. Book 12 : The conquest of Mexico.
Notes:
Parallel texts in English translation and Nahuatl and Spanish transcriptions.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Contributor:
Anderson, Arthur J. O.
Dibble, Charles E.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
Contains:
Códice florentino.
ISBN:
1607811928
OCLC:
10141143
Publisher Number:
99950684783