Doctrina christiana en lengua chapaneca [manuscript] : fragmento de un manuscrito anónimo / copiado en facsímile por C. Hermann Berendt, M.D.

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Title

Doctrina christiana en lengua chapaneca [manuscript] : fragmento de un manuscrito anónimo / copiado en facsímile por C. Hermann Berendt, M.D.

Subject

Doctrines
Chiapanec

Description

An 1869 copy of a portion of a collection of Catholic texts and prayers from the 17th or 18th century, translated into the Chiapanec language. Contents include a catechism, several acrostics and anagrams, prayers, a sermon, and a number of pen-and-ink illustrations, including a simple family tree for Jesus (p. 44), a complicated cross with a serpent at its base (p. 55); a woman praying amidst grasses or flames (p. 62); and a skeleton (p. 63).

Date

1869

Format

32 leaves : paper ; 213 x 174 (186 x 129) mm. bound to 222 x 185 mm

Language

Chiapanec

Type

physical object

Identifier

Br700117

Citation

“Doctrina christiana en lengua chapaneca [manuscript] : fragmento de un manuscrito anónimo / copiado en facsímile por C. Hermann Berendt, M.D. ,” Museum Library Brinton Collection, accessed August 22, 2019, http://pennds.org/muslib_brinton/items/show/90.

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