191
191
Sigüenza y Góngora, Carlos de.
GLORIAS DE QUERETARO, EN LA FUNDADION (SIC) Y ADMIRABLES PROGRESOS DE LA... CONGREGACION ECLESIASTICA DE PRESBITEROS SECULARES DE MARIA SANTISIMA DE GUADALUPE DE MEXICO... MEXICO: MARIANO JOSEPH DE ZUNIGA Y ONTIVEROS, 1803
Estimate
2,0003,000
JUMP TO LOT
191
Sigüenza y Góngora, Carlos de.
GLORIAS DE QUERETARO, EN LA FUNDADION (SIC) Y ADMIRABLES PROGRESOS DE LA... CONGREGACION ECLESIASTICA DE PRESBITEROS SECULARES DE MARIA SANTISIMA DE GUADALUPE DE MEXICO... MEXICO: MARIANO JOSEPH DE ZUNIGA Y ONTIVEROS, 1803
Estimate
2,0003,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Travel, Natural History, Maps & Atlases

|
London

Sigüenza y Góngora, Carlos de.
GLORIAS DE QUERETARO, EN LA FUNDADION (SIC) Y ADMIRABLES PROGRESOS DE LA... CONGREGACION ECLESIASTICA DE PRESBITEROS SECULARES DE MARIA SANTISIMA DE GUADALUPE DE MEXICO... MEXICO: MARIANO JOSEPH DE ZUNIGA Y ONTIVEROS, 1803
4to (204 x 135mm.), 2 folding engraved plates (a plan of Queretaro and plan of the church of Santa Maria), contemporary sheep, binding with some repairs
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Literature

Palau 312964; Sabin 80974; Medina (Mexico) 9637

Catalogue Note

Extensively revised and augmented edition by the scholar José Maria Zelaa e Hidalgo of the work by the Mexican polymath Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora, originally published in 1680. The work deals with the history and geography of Queretaro, its more distinguished inhabitants and its buildings. Special attention is devoted to the history of the construction of the church of Santa Maria de Guadalupe and the celebrations held to inaugurate the church are described in detail.

Travel, Natural History, Maps & Atlases

|
London