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Huehuehtlahtolli : testimonios de la antigua palabra / estudio introductorio Miguel León-Portilla ; transcripción del texto náhuatl y traducción al castellano Librado Silva Galeana.

By: Olmos, Andrés de
Contributor(s): Bautista Viseo, Juan | León-Portilla, Miguel, 1926-
Language: Spanish Publisher: México, D.F. : Secretaría de Educación Pública; Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1991.Description: 248p. : ill. ; 28cm.ISBN: 968163604X
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In Spanish and Nahuatl. - New edition and translation of text of 1600 by Fray Juan Bautista Viseo, based on 1533 transcription of Nahuatl texts by Fray Andrés de Olmos. - Huehuehtlahtolli = "pláticas de los ancianos", speeches of the elders, formal addresses or interchanges between father and son, husband and wife, guest and host, and others. They contain moral precepts, admonitions for good behaviour etc.