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Ovalle, Alonso de, 1601–1651

Historica relación del reyno de Chile : y delas missiones, y ministerios que exercita en el la Compañia de Iesvs : a nvestro señor Iesv Christo, Dios hombre y ala Santissima Virgen, y Madre Maria, Señora del cielo, y dela tierra, y alos santos Ioseph, Ioachin, Ana, sus padres, y aguelos / [Por] Alonso de Ovalle.

Roma : Francisco Cauallo, 1646.
Physical Description:
[5], 455, 12, [22] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 26 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F3091 O77 1646
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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BAC: British Art Center copy has added t.p.: Varias y curiosas noticias del reino de Chile.
In double columns.
"The most complete edition; the highly curious portraits of the principal Spaniards who had conquered or governed in Chile, are not in the Italian edition."--Sabin 57972.
Illustrations by Antonio Tempesta.
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 57972.
Subject Terms:
Catholic Church -- Chile.
Chile -- Church history.
Chile -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Chile -- History -- To 1810.
Jesuits -- Chile.
Wood engraving
Tempesta, Antonio, 1555-1630.

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