MARBAN, PEDRO. 1647-1713.  Arte de la lengua Moxa, con su vocabulario, y cathecismo. [Lima]: la Imprenta Real de Joseph de Contreras, [1701].<BR />
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MARBAN, PEDRO. 1647-1713. Arte de la lengua Moxa, con su vocabulario, y cathecismo. [Lima]: la Imprenta Real de Joseph de Contreras, [1701].
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MARBAN, PEDRO. 1647-1713.  Arte de la lengua Moxa, con su vocabulario, y cathecismo. [Lima]: la Imprenta Real de Joseph de Contreras, [1701].<BR />
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MARBAN, PEDRO. 1647-1713.
Arte de la lengua Moxa, con su vocabulario, y cathecismo. [Lima]: la Imprenta Real de Joseph de Contreras, [1701].
Small 8vo (147 x 92 mm). [16], 664, 202, [2] pp. Index leaf at end of volume. Woodcut initial on dedication leaf. Period vellum, manuscript spine titles (faded). Ownership signature excised in small square at blank fore-margin of title, small old dampstain to a few gatherings, top margin shaved close in some places but with no loss to text.

FIRST EDITION of this scarce dictionary of the language of the Moxa, a tribe indigenous to Bolivia. Palau 150837.
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