Lot 173 of 431:
Mexican Inquisition broadside concerning forbidden books  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Title:
Nos Los Inquisidores Apostolicos, Contra la heretica pravedad,y Apostasia, en la Ciudad de Mexico, Estados, y Provincias de estra Nueva Espana, Goathemala, Nicaragua, Islas Philipinas, y su Distrito, &c.
Author:
Place:
Mexico
Publisher:
Date:
1781
Description:

76 x 50 cm. Broadside. Official seal of the Inquisition. Dated November 24, 1781. Signed by several officers of the Inquisition.

Decree concerning forbidden books, some of which are banned "In Totum" and others which are to be sent to be expurgated of some parts. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Folded; paper losses in the margins and center, affecting the text; some wormhole marks at the margins; overall very good.
 
Item number:
300718
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