Spirit Child: A Story of the Nativity
The Nativity story as it hasn't been told for 400 years. Noted scholar John Bierhorst rediscovered this lost Aztec story and wrote this modern translation, here featuring color pictures by Barbara Cooney. A rare chance to experience the Nativity story as it was first told in the new world.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing
Originally contained in Bernardino de Sahagún's Psalmodia Christiana - a collection of religious texts written entirely in Aztec, and published in 1583, it was one of the first books printed in the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bsturdevant06 - LibraryThing
Primary This is traditional literature. It is an English translation of the Aztec version of the Christmas story. It has the structure of the Aztec poetry, and the additions to the Nativity story that ... Read full review