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Life of founder of Mexican convent, 1793  

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Relacion Historica de la Fundacion de este Convento Nuestra Señora del Pilar, Compañía de María llamada vulgarmente la Enseñanza en esta ciudad de México, y compendio de la vida y virtudes de n.m.r.m. Maria Ignacia Azlor y Echeverz, su fundadora y patrona...



Por Don Felipe de Zúñiga y Ontiveros



[10], ii, 165, [3] pp. Copper-engraved portrait of María Ignacia de Azlor y Echeverz, engraved by José Simón de la Rea. (4to) 20x14 cm (8x5½"), period tree sheep, spine tooled in gilt, morocco lettering pieces, marbled pastedowns.

History of a Mexico City convent, and a life of its founder Maria Ignacia Azlor y Echeverz. Medina, México 8255; Palau 259736; Sabin 69226. Piece of paper with old Spanish writing affixed to front pastedown.

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