Biblioteca Palafoxiana, Puebla Picture: Mucho polvo mucha historia – Check out TripAdvisor A 43,volume library located in the Casa de la Cultura. BibliotecaCEHM “La Biblioteca Palafoxiana” Reseña histórica por Ernesto de la Torre Villar. Del manuscrito a la imprenta, el nacimiento de la librería moderna en la Nueva España. La Biblioteca Palafoxiana (Spanish Edition) – Kindle edition by Amado.

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The library is also noteworthy for its sheer beauty. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.

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The Biblioteca Palafoxiana has more than 41, books and manuscripts, ranging from the 15th to the 20th century. This seems to be exactly what Palafox intended. CS1 Spanish-language sources es All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from November Articles with niblioteca dead external links Coordinates on Wikidata Commons category link is on Wikidata Official website different in Wikidata and Wikipedia Wikipedia articles with ISNI identifiers.

I am also interested in history and recently saw a painting dw by Pascual Perez born in Puebla in In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

Archived from the original PDF on Retrieved 27 April He who succeeds without books is in an inconsolable darkness, on a mountain without company, on a path without a crosierin darkness without a guide. In Puebla, Palafox made his mark in both church and state affairs. Bilioteca levels of bookshelves were built, and a retablo of the Madonna of Trapani by Palafoxianaa Pisano was acquired. He was a lover of books, and is quoted as having said.


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October 28, at Retrieved 5 March According to the authors, Perez was one of the most important painters working in the city around the turn of the 18th century. A three-story gold altar at the far end of the room features pa,afoxiana oil ibblioteca of Virgen of Trapaniwhich is believed to be modeled after the 14th-century sculpture attributed to Italian sculptor Nino Pisano.

Retrieved 19 March I was delighted to read the brief history of Juan de Palafox y Mendoza. In Suarez, Michael F.

With warm regards, Howard. It will finally happen this Sunday, June 5, at palafoxianaa ceremony in Osma, Spain, the last place that he ministered to the faithful. Did you enjoy reading this post?

Thanks for all this background. Inthe Mexican government declared the palaroxiana a historic monument. Both comments and pings are currently closed. Two earthquakes in caused damage to the building and shelves, leading to a restoration program in Founded inthe Biblioteca Palafoxiana was the first public library established in the Americas.

Today, it houses the Institute for Bibliographical Research which has been in charge of publishing “Los Impresos de la Biblioteca Palafoxiana” promoting the historical value of the collections and its museum.

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The place was so beautiful to visit — and I knew nothing about it at the time we were there. Founded init was the first public library in colonial Mexico, [1] and is sometimes considered the first in the Americas. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

The Oxford Companion to the Book. This page was last edited on 30 Palafoxinaaat October 29, at The Catholic Historical Review.

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La Jornada in Spanish. This entry was posted on Monday, May 30th, at 1: By the midth century, the size of the collection necessitated a third level of bookshelves. Monday through Friday, 10 a. Located inside what was once the seminary of St. Agnes, the colleges of St. He also held several political offices, dee that of the viceroy of New Spain in On 6 SeptemberPalafox y Mendoza donated 5, [4] of his own items to the Colegio de San Historiq was founded by him—on the condition that they be made available to the general public.