THE MOZKA, MUYSKA, CHIBCHA LANGUAGE.
GRAMÁTICA| EN LA LENGUA | GENERAL DEL NV[EVO] REYNO, LLAMADA | MOSCA. | Compuesto por el
Padre Fray Bernardo | de Lugo, Predicador General del 0[rden] de Predicadores, y Catedratico de| la dicha lengua, en el
Conuento | del Rosario de la ciudad | de Santa Fe | Año [....] 1619 | En Madrid por Bernardino de Guzman. The
book appears to be bound up wrongly, as the prelim[.....] matter is concerned. This consists of title-page and 25
leaves, not numbered, containing Privilegio, 4 leaves; a bla[....]age; Licencia y Aprovacion, 10 leaves; Errata, 1 leaft;
and Soneti, 6 leaves. Then folows the Prologo al Leto[r.....]leaves. The text is most irregulary numbered 1 -158
(159 leaves). Small 8vo. red morocco, EXCESSIVELY RARE.
FORTY [...] UNDS.
This volume has the appearance of having been saved from [...] flames, and is stained by water. The title-page and the
margins of several pages are mended, but the text is complete. The[...] a, also called the Muyska, or the Chibcha, is the language of
a nearly extinct INdian race, inhabiting the neighbourhood of Santa [fe d]e Bogota.