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 Fuente (o Libro) de vida
(1,671 words)

‘Source (or Book) of life’

Jerónimo Javier; Jerónimo Ezpeleta y Goñi

Date: 1597-1600

Original Language: Castilian


Fuente de vida occupies 294 pages in manuscript, 487 pages in the 2007 critical edition by H. Didier. It was written in Castilian interspersed with Portuguesisms in 1600, and translated into Persian in 1609. There is only one manuscript of the Castilian original, held in the Rome Archives of the Society of Jesus, while …

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Didier, Hugues, “ Fuente (o Libro) de vida”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>

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