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Ms. Coll. 700, Item 189 - Sermonario la lengua nahuatl
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Berendt-Brinton Linguistic Collection: Ms. Coll. 700, Item 189 - Sermonario la lengua nahuatl
Title:
Sermonario la lengua nahuatl [manuscript].
Origin:
[Mexico, 17--?]
Physical description:
372 leaves : paper ; 210 x 150 mm. bound to 217 x 166 mm.
Summary:
A bound collection of Nahuatl religious texts: a brief devotional text concerning San Antonio (ff. 1-4); a lectionary (ff. 5-43); and sermons (ff. 44-373) in a variety of hands arranged to follow the lectionary order.
Notes:
Ms. codex.
Title supplied by cataloger based on a correction of the spine title.
Foliation: Paper, 372; 1-120, 122-373; foliation added by a later hand in ink, upper right recto.
Layout: Number of lines and width of margins vary.
Script: Lectionary written in one hand; sermons written in multiple hands.
Binding: Late 19th-century half leather.
Origin: Probably written in Mexico, perhaps in the 18th century.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 700, Item 189
Contained in:
Berendt-Brinton Linguistic Collection. Item 189
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 700
 
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