Sep 24, 2020 - Sale 2546

Sale 2546 - Lot 298

Price Realized: $ 2,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(MEXICAN IMPRINT--1723.) Manuel Pérez. Cathecismo romano, traducido en castellano, y mexicano. [28], 248 pages. 4to, contemporary vellum, minor wear, tag on backstrip; endpapers renewed, faint dampstaining, a few early inked corrections; inked initial stamps on title page. Mexico: Francisco de Rivera Calderon, 1723

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A lesser-known work by the author of Farol Indiana, offering a translation of the Roman catechism into both Spanish and Nahuatl. Medina, Mexico 2719 ("interesante como raro"); Palau 219407; Pilling 2957; Sabin 60912 ("of the greatest rarity").