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Antonio de Ciudad Real's Motul Dictionary of Yucatecan Maya

Identifier: Manuscripts-Collection 122

Scope and Contents

1910-1950. Photocopies of an incomplete typescript manuscript based on the Motul Dictionary of Yucatecan Maya of Antonio de Ciudad Real. It was probably typed under the direction of Walter Lehmann in order to preserve the manuscript of Carl Hermann Berendt's 1870s version of the dictionary. An explanatory note by Munro S. Edmonson is in each box. 1 piece; 1017 pages.


  • 1910 - 1950


Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public. No known restrictions.


1.00 Pieces

Arrangement Note

2 Hollinger boxes

Related Materials

1. Transcription of a photostatic copy of the Motul Dictionary held in the Latin American Library's Rare Book collection

2. Link to a digital version of the original Ciudad Real dictionary held in the Indigenous Collection of the John Carter Brown Library

3. Link to a digital version of Carl Hermann Berendt's original copy of Ciudad Real's Motul Dictionary held in the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania, MS Coll. 700
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Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

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