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Codex Chimalpopoca: The Text in Nahuatl with a Glossary and Grammatical Notes

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In this companion volume to #LINK<History and Mythology of the Aztecs,># John Bierhorst provides specialists with a transcription of the Nahuatl text, keyed to the translation, and a linguistic apparatus to help elucidate it. The Glossary offers definitions for all unusual usages in the codex, as well as careful treatment of many of the commonest (and most semantically flexible) verbs, adverbs, and particles. Detailed discussions of selected features appears in the Grammatical Notes, which complete the work.

Synopsis:

A transcription of the Nahuatl text, keyed to the translation, and a linguistic apparatus to help elucidate it.

About the Author

JOHN BIERHORST became interested in Native American cultures in the early 1960s, which led him to create many volumes of translated tales, retellings, and studies that have set an academic standard for more than four decades.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816502455
Author:
Bierhorst, John
Publisher:
University of Arizona Press
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Latin American studies
Subject:
Caribbean & Latin American
Subject:
World History-Mexico
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
210
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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