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The Resource Antiquities of Mexico : comprising fac-similes of ancient Mexican paintings and hieroglyphics, preserved in the royal libraries of Paris, Berlin and Dresden, in the Imperial library of Vienna, in the Vatican library, in the Borgian museum at Rome, in the library of the Institute at Bologna, and in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, together with The monuments of New Spain by M. Dupaix, with their respective scales of measurement and accompanying descriptions, the whole illustrated by many valuable inedited manuscripts by Lord Kingsborough ; the drawings, on stone, by A. Aglio

Antiquities of Mexico : comprising fac-similes of ancient Mexican paintings and hieroglyphics, preserved in the royal libraries of Paris, Berlin and Dresden, in the Imperial library of Vienna, in the Vatican library, in the Borgian museum at Rome, in the library of the Institute at Bologna, and in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, together with The monuments of New Spain by M. Dupaix, with their respective scales of measurement and accompanying descriptions, the whole illustrated by many valuable inedited manuscripts by Lord Kingsborough ; the drawings, on stone, by A. Aglio

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Antiquities of Mexico : comprising fac-similes of ancient Mexican paintings and hieroglyphics, preserved in the royal libraries of Paris, Berlin and Dresden, in the Imperial library of Vienna, in the Vatican library, in the Borgian museum at Rome, in the library of the Institute at Bologna, and in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, together with The monuments of New Spain by M. Dupaix, with their respective scales of measurement and accompanying descriptions
Title
Antiquities of Mexico
Title remainder
comprising fac-similes of ancient Mexican paintings and hieroglyphics, preserved in the royal libraries of Paris, Berlin and Dresden, in the Imperial library of Vienna, in the Vatican library, in the Borgian museum at Rome, in the library of the Institute at Bologna, and in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, together with The monuments of New Spain by M. Dupaix, with their respective scales of measurement and accompanying descriptions
Statement of responsibility
the whole illustrated by many valuable inedited manuscripts by Lord Kingsborough ; the drawings, on stone, by A. Aglio
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • ita
  • spa
  • ita
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • vol. 3, col. 663
  • vol. 4, p. 19
  • vol. 9, p. 484-485, item 37800
Citation source
  • Brunet
  • Graesse
  • Sabin
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1795-1837
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kingsborough, Edward King
Dewey number
759.72
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Language note
Texts in English, Spanish, French and Italian
LC call number
F1219
LC item number
.K52 1831
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1777-1857
  • 1478-1557
  • 1485-1547
  • 1499-1590
  • 1565-
  • active 1598
  • 1578-1650
  • approximately 1709-1783
  • 1718-1780?
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Aglio, Agostino
  • Dupaix, Guillermo
  • Fernández de Oviedo y Valdés, Gonzalo
  • Cortés, Hernán
  • Bernardino
  • Simón, Pedro
  • Alvarado Tezozómoc, Fernando
  • Alva Ixtlilxóchitl, Fernando de
  • Adair, James
  • Veytia, Mariano
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boturini Benaducci, Lorenzo
  • Biblioteca apostolica vaticana
  • Bibliothèque nationale (France)
  • Bodleian Library
  • Königliche Bibliothek zu Berlin
  • Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
  • Manuscripts, Nahuatl
  • Ethnology
  • Nahuatl language
  • Nahuatl literature
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Mexico
  • Mexico
  • Mexico
Label
Antiquities of Mexico : comprising fac-similes of ancient Mexican paintings and hieroglyphics, preserved in the royal libraries of Paris, Berlin and Dresden, in the Imperial library of Vienna, in the Vatican library, in the Borgian museum at Rome, in the library of the Institute at Bologna, and in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, together with The monuments of New Spain by M. Dupaix, with their respective scales of measurement and accompanying descriptions, the whole illustrated by many valuable inedited manuscripts by Lord Kingsborough ; the drawings, on stone, by A. Aglio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Vols. 6 and 7 were "printed by Richard and John E. Taylor, 1831." Vols. 8 and 9 have imprint: Published by Henry G. Bohn ... : Printed by Richard and Joh E. Taylor ..., 1848
  • "In seven volumes"--Vols. 1-7, t.p. "In nine volumes"--Vols. 8 and 9, t.p
  • At end of v. 9: "Ritos antiquos, sacrificios é idolatrías de los Indios de la Nueva España ..." (60 p.). Section paged separately and designated in footers as "Vol. X"; however, text ends (p. 60) with: "End of Vol. IX which concludes the work."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Copy of the Collection of Mendoza, Bodleian Library, 73 p. -- Copy of the Codex Telleriano-Remensis, Royal Library at Paris, 93 p. -- Facsimile of a Mexican hieroglyphic painting from the collection of Boturini, 23 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, collection of Sir Thomas Bodley, Bodleian Library, 40 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Selden Collection of Mss. in the Bodleian Library, 20 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican hieroglyphic painting, Selden Collection, 1 roll. 2. Copy of a Mexican ms. in the Vatican Library, 149 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting given to Oxford University by Archbishop Laud, Bodleian Library, 46 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Imperial Library at Vienna, 66 p. -- Facsimiles of original Mexican paintings deposited in the Royal Library at Berlin by Baron De Humboldt, and of a Mexican bas-relief, Royal Cabinet of Antiques --
  • 3. Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Borgian Museum, College of Propaganda, Rome, 76 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Royal Library at Dresden, 74 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting in the possession of M. De Féjérvary, at Pess, Hungary, 44 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Vatican Library, 96 p. 4. Monuments of New Spain, by M. Dupaix, from the original drawings [black and white lithographs] executed by order of the King of Spain; in three parts -- Specimens of Mexican sculpture in the possession of M. Latour Allard, Paris -- Specimens of Mexican sculpture, British Museum -- Plates copied from the Giro del Mondo of Gemelli Careri, with an engraving of a Mexican cycle from a painting formerly in the possession of Boturini -- Specimen of Peruvian Quipus --
  • 5. Extrait de l'ouvrage de M. De Humboldt sur les monumens de l'Amérique (p. [1]) -- Esplicacion de la colección de Mendoza (p. [37]) -- Explicación del Codex Telleriano-Remensis (p. [127]) -- Codice mexicano, che si conserva nella Biblioteca Vaticana, al No. 3738 MS. (p. [159]) -- Viages de Guillelmo Dupaix sobre la antiguedades mejicanas (p. [207]) -- Libro sexto de la retórica y filosofia, moral y teologia, de la gente mexicana / Frayle Bernardino de Sahagún (p. [345]). 6. Appendix: [Kingsborough's] Interpretation of the hieroglyphical paintings of the Collection of Mendoza -- Explanation of the hieroglyphical paintings of the Codex Telleriano-Remensis -- Translation of the explanation of the Mexican paintings of the Codex Vaticanus [incl. copious notes] -- The Monuments of New Spain / by M. Dupaix [translation of Viages de Guillelmo Dupaix] (p. 421) -- Notes --
  • 7. Historia universal de las cosas de Nueva España / por Fr. Bernardino de Sahagún. 8. Supplementary notes -- Supplementary extracts from Spanish authors: [excerpts from] La Monarquía Indiana de Torquemada [on Indian customs and practices, with notes in English] -- [excerpts from] Sobre el origen de los Indios / Garcia -- Historia del origen de las gentes que poblaron la America septentrional / Mariano Fernández de Echevarría y Veitia (p. [159]) -- Tercera [y cuarta] noticia[s] de la segunda parte de las Noticias historiales de las conquistas de Tierra Firme / Fr. Pedro Simon (p. [219]) -- History of the North American Indians, their customs, &c. / James Adair (p. [273]) -- Cartas inéditas de Hernando Cortés (p. [401]) -- Relaciones inéditas de Fernández de Oviedo (p. [419]) --
  • 9. Crónica Mexicana de Fernando de Alvarado Tezozomoc (p. [1]) -- Historia Chichimeca por Don Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl (p. [197]) -- Relaciones de Don Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl (p. [317]) -- Ritos antiguos, sacrificios e idolatrias de los Indios de la Nueva España y de su conversión à la fée y quienes fueron los que primero la predicaron (p. [1]-60 at end)
Control code
68807250
Dimensions
55 cm
Extent
9 volumes
Lccn
2006566784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles (most color)
System control number
(OCoLC)68807250
Label
Antiquities of Mexico : comprising fac-similes of ancient Mexican paintings and hieroglyphics, preserved in the royal libraries of Paris, Berlin and Dresden, in the Imperial library of Vienna, in the Vatican library, in the Borgian museum at Rome, in the library of the Institute at Bologna, and in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, together with The monuments of New Spain by M. Dupaix, with their respective scales of measurement and accompanying descriptions, the whole illustrated by many valuable inedited manuscripts by Lord Kingsborough ; the drawings, on stone, by A. Aglio
Publication
Note
  • Vols. 6 and 7 were "printed by Richard and John E. Taylor, 1831." Vols. 8 and 9 have imprint: Published by Henry G. Bohn ... : Printed by Richard and Joh E. Taylor ..., 1848
  • "In seven volumes"--Vols. 1-7, t.p. "In nine volumes"--Vols. 8 and 9, t.p
  • At end of v. 9: "Ritos antiquos, sacrificios é idolatrías de los Indios de la Nueva España ..." (60 p.). Section paged separately and designated in footers as "Vol. X"; however, text ends (p. 60) with: "End of Vol. IX which concludes the work."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Copy of the Collection of Mendoza, Bodleian Library, 73 p. -- Copy of the Codex Telleriano-Remensis, Royal Library at Paris, 93 p. -- Facsimile of a Mexican hieroglyphic painting from the collection of Boturini, 23 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, collection of Sir Thomas Bodley, Bodleian Library, 40 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Selden Collection of Mss. in the Bodleian Library, 20 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican hieroglyphic painting, Selden Collection, 1 roll. 2. Copy of a Mexican ms. in the Vatican Library, 149 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting given to Oxford University by Archbishop Laud, Bodleian Library, 46 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Imperial Library at Vienna, 66 p. -- Facsimiles of original Mexican paintings deposited in the Royal Library at Berlin by Baron De Humboldt, and of a Mexican bas-relief, Royal Cabinet of Antiques --
  • 3. Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Borgian Museum, College of Propaganda, Rome, 76 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Royal Library at Dresden, 74 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting in the possession of M. De Féjérvary, at Pess, Hungary, 44 p. -- Facsimile of an original Mexican painting, Vatican Library, 96 p. 4. Monuments of New Spain, by M. Dupaix, from the original drawings [black and white lithographs] executed by order of the King of Spain; in three parts -- Specimens of Mexican sculpture in the possession of M. Latour Allard, Paris -- Specimens of Mexican sculpture, British Museum -- Plates copied from the Giro del Mondo of Gemelli Careri, with an engraving of a Mexican cycle from a painting formerly in the possession of Boturini -- Specimen of Peruvian Quipus --
  • 5. Extrait de l'ouvrage de M. De Humboldt sur les monumens de l'Amérique (p. [1]) -- Esplicacion de la colección de Mendoza (p. [37]) -- Explicación del Codex Telleriano-Remensis (p. [127]) -- Codice mexicano, che si conserva nella Biblioteca Vaticana, al No. 3738 MS. (p. [159]) -- Viages de Guillelmo Dupaix sobre la antiguedades mejicanas (p. [207]) -- Libro sexto de la retórica y filosofia, moral y teologia, de la gente mexicana / Frayle Bernardino de Sahagún (p. [345]). 6. Appendix: [Kingsborough's] Interpretation of the hieroglyphical paintings of the Collection of Mendoza -- Explanation of the hieroglyphical paintings of the Codex Telleriano-Remensis -- Translation of the explanation of the Mexican paintings of the Codex Vaticanus [incl. copious notes] -- The Monuments of New Spain / by M. Dupaix [translation of Viages de Guillelmo Dupaix] (p. 421) -- Notes --
  • 7. Historia universal de las cosas de Nueva España / por Fr. Bernardino de Sahagún. 8. Supplementary notes -- Supplementary extracts from Spanish authors: [excerpts from] La Monarquía Indiana de Torquemada [on Indian customs and practices, with notes in English] -- [excerpts from] Sobre el origen de los Indios / Garcia -- Historia del origen de las gentes que poblaron la America septentrional / Mariano Fernández de Echevarría y Veitia (p. [159]) -- Tercera [y cuarta] noticia[s] de la segunda parte de las Noticias historiales de las conquistas de Tierra Firme / Fr. Pedro Simon (p. [219]) -- History of the North American Indians, their customs, &c. / James Adair (p. [273]) -- Cartas inéditas de Hernando Cortés (p. [401]) -- Relaciones inéditas de Fernández de Oviedo (p. [419]) --
  • 9. Crónica Mexicana de Fernando de Alvarado Tezozomoc (p. [1]) -- Historia Chichimeca por Don Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl (p. [197]) -- Relaciones de Don Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl (p. [317]) -- Ritos antiguos, sacrificios e idolatrias de los Indios de la Nueva España y de su conversión à la fée y quienes fueron los que primero la predicaron (p. [1]-60 at end)
Control code
68807250
Dimensions
55 cm
Extent
9 volumes
Lccn
2006566784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles (most color)
System control number
(OCoLC)68807250

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