Santiago del Estero Quechua

[aka Cuzco, Argentino, Quichua, Santiago del Estero, Santiagueño Quichua]

Classification: Quechuan

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Domingo de Santo Tomás, 1499-1570, Grammatica, o Arte de la lengua general de los Indios de los reynos del Peru, 1560

The earliest grammar of the Quechua language. Preliminary matter in Spanish and Latin; grammar in Spanish in 25 chapters, with Quechua examples. Includes “Platica para todos los Indios” (leaves 86v-96), with continuous Spanish text on left page and Spanish-Quechua interlinear text facing; a brief addition to the final chapter of the grammar is inserted in the Platica (leaf 95v). Bound with author's Lexicon, o Vocabulario de la lengua general de los Indios del Peru, Ilamada Quichua", Valladolid, 1560.

The John Carter Brown Library at Brown University

John Carter Brown Library at Brown University

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