A Nahuatl-English Dictionary and Concordance to the Cantares Mexicanos: With an Analytic Transcription and Grammatical Notes

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Stanford University Press, 1985 - Foreign Language Study - 751 pages
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
A Guide to Orthographies Used in This Work
8
Treatment of the Dictionary Entries
15
Analytic Transcription of the Cantares Mexicanos
427
Concordance to Vocables in the Cantares
729
Source Abbreviations
737
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About the author (1985)

John Bierhorst's many books on Latin American folklore & mythology include "The Mythology of South America", "The Mythology of Norther America" & "The Mythology of Mexico & Central America". A specialist in the language & literature of the Aztecs, he is the author of a Nahuatal-English dictionary & the translator of Cantares Mexicanos. He served as editorial advisor for the Smithsonian Series of Studies in Native American Literature; editorial associate for The Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces; & editorial consultant for the Encyclopedia of North American Indians. He lives in West Shokan, New York.

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