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Florentine Codex: General History of the Things of New Spain. Book 6--Rhetoric and Moral Philosophy (Florentine Codex, General History of the Things of New Spain, Book 6)

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Two of the world’s leading scholars of the Aztec language and culture have translated Sahagún’s monumental and encyclopedic study of native life in Mexico at the time of the Spanish Conquest. This immense undertaking is the first complete translation into any language of Sahagún’s Nahuatl text, and represents one of the most distinguished contributions in the fields of an

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Hardcover, 260 pages
Published February 8th 1970 by University of Utah Press
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Fantastic. Sahagún preserved key elements of Aztec rhetoric and ethical framework. I'd love a more modern translation (and a regularized transcription of the Nahuatl), but this is quite good.
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