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Cancionero de Diversas Obras de Nuevo Trobadas Facsimile Edition

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On the front cover the complete title is Cancionero de diuersas obras de nueuo trobadas: hechas y corregidas por el padre fray Ambrosio Montesino de la orden de los menores (all written and corrected by Father fray Ambrosio Montesino of minor order).

The complete poetic work, of a famous Spanish author, very well known as a translator of the famous Vita Christi of Ludolphus of Saxonia, by custom order of Cardinal Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros.

This edition in all his verses, takes the beginning a “Meaningful letter... for King Don Fernando our Lord”, that is the best expression to introduce the content (the author helps us from rush which is always present): “Your excellence had always asked me to compile all the studies on the subject and mystery of our faith, and I have compiled devotion songs from the past and now that I could see a rest from the storm of my occupation next to preaching, I have created this work on your appointment. In it, I have sent to the printer everything that helps to serve God and to you...”

A divine book of songs, where there are no missing prose texts. He was a celebrated author of his time: people who ordered and appreciated his texts a great deal.

The xylographic archbishop shield, illustrates  the imposition of the chasuble  to Saint Ildefonso, by the Virgin Mary.

On the shield, inside a xylographic frame, we can see an illustration of the representation of the stigmatization of Saint Francis; at the end a royal shield.

We have 1 facsimile edition of the manuscript "Cancionero de Diversas Obras de Nuevo Trobadas": Cancionero de Diversas Obras de Nuevo Trobadas facsimile edition, published by Vicent Garcia Editores, 2002

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Cancionero de Diversas Obras de Nuevo Trobadas

Valencia: Vicent Garcia Editores, 2002

  • Commentary (Spanish)
  • Limited Edition: 3160 copies
  • Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document, Cancionero de Diversas Obras de Nuevo Trobadas: the facsimile attempts to replicate the look-and-feel and physical features of the original document; pages are trimmed according to the original format; the binding might not be consistent with the current document binding.

The facsimile, printed on specially made laid paper, is contained in a cloth-lined presentation case with gold engraved leather spine. Size with case: 21.2 x 16.5 x 3.1 cm.


Parchment on wooden board.

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