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Ancient and Contemporary Books Auction - Includes Mexican and universal history, science, literature, biography, bibliography, religion, explorers, travelers, maps, views, numismatics and actions

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In our “Antique and Contemporary Book Auction. It includes: Mexico and Universal History, Sciences, Literature, Biography, Bibliography, Religion, Explorers, Travelers, Maps, Views, Numismatics and Actions ”you will find some Codices, pictographic witnesses of the cultural development of Mesoamerican civilizations (Lots 1 to 7) .

Likewise, a couple of editions of "El Ingenioso Hidalgo, Don Quijote de la Mancha" by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, a masterpiece of Spanish literature, highlighting lot 129 whose lithographs made by Joaquín Heredia, Hesiquio Iriarte and Plácido Blanco, reflect a strong influence of the Mexican environment of the XIX century.

Also notable for its lithographs is lot 125: a curious "Abecedario de Buenas Costimonio" from approximately the year 1855, which shows everyday aspects of nineteenth-century Mexican society whose objective was an early childhood education.

To be part of the stories contained in the lots in this catalog, we invite you to participate in this auction to include some of these magnificent works in your collection.


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