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Christian doctrine translated into the Matlatzinca language, [1634-?]
BANC MSS M-M 490; BANC MSS M-M 483-493 FILM
Collection Overview

Title:

Christian doctrine translated into the Matlatzinca language, [1634-?]

Creator/Contributor:

Pinart, A. L. (Alphonse Louis), 1852-1911

Creator/Contributor:

Gilberti, M.

Creator/Contributor:

Guevara, Miguel de, -1640

Abstract:

Copies in the handwriting of Alphonse Pinart of a guide for instructors of Indians in Christian doctrine and conduct, written in the Matlatzinca language (a branch of the Otomí language), Spanish and Latin. Also includes bilingual religious texts, translations of Biblical passages, a translation into Matlatzincan based upon the dialogue of Father M. Gilberti and prepared in 1634 by order of Father Miguel de Guevara, and some miscellaneous material of a bibliographical nature relating principally to work of Father Francisco de Alvarado and other Dominicans.

Date:

1634 (issued)

Subject:

Alvarado, Francisco de
Dominicans -- Mexico
Indians of Mexico
Matlatzinca Indians
Matlatzinca language

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.

Physical Description:

2 v. (192 p., 150 p.) 17 cm.
partial microfilm reel (175 exposures) : negative (Rich. 403:12) and positive.

Language:

oto
Spanish
lat

Identifier:

BANC MSS M-M 490
BANC MSS M-M 483-493 FILM

Origin:

Mexico