Lot 172 of 431:
Mexican Inquisition broadside regarding forbidden books  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$1,800
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 esta Nueva Espana, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Islas Philipinas, y su Distrito, por Autoridad Apostolica Real y Ordinaria, &c.
Author:
Place:
Mexico
Publisher:
Date:
1803
Description:

40 x 31 cm. Broadside. Official seal of the Inquisition. Dated December 17, 1803. Signed by several officers of the Inquisition.

Decree concerning forbidden books, particularly "El Contrato Social" and "Boroquia o la Victima de la Inquisicion."

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Slight tear to left side of page; some light foxing; overall near fine.
 
Item number:
300719
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