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Author Stolley, Karen.

Title Domesticating empire : enlightenment in Spanish America / Karen Stolley.

Imprint Nashville, Tenn. : Vanderbilt University Press, ©2013.

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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  980.01 St68d 2013    ---  Available
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Description xi, 283 pages ; 26 cm
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Summary "Recovers the themes, intent, and legacy of 18th century Spanish American literature that often are lost in the broader scholarship of Latin American literature. Affirms importance of early period colonial Spanish American literature in world literature"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-269) and index.
Contents Domesticating Conquest : José de Oviedo y Baño's Historia de la conquista y población de la provincia de Venezuela (1723) -- Domesticating Indians: Juan Ignacio Molina's Compendio de la historia civil del reyno de Chile (1795) -- Domesticating Nature: Félix de Azara's Viajes por la América Meridional and other writings -- Domesticating God: Catalina de Jesús Herrera's Secretos entre el alma y Dios (1758-1760) -- Domesticating Gold: José Martín Félix de Arrate's Llave del nuevo Mundo (1761) -- Conclusion.
Subject Latin America -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Early works to 1800.
Spanish colonies. (OCoLC)fst01930866
Travel. (OCoLC)fst01155558
America. (OCoLC)fst01239786
Latin America. (OCoLC)fst01245945
Genre/Form Early works. (OCoLC)fst01411636
ISBN 9780826519382 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0826519385 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780826519405 (ebook)
9780826519399 (pbk. edition ; alk. paper)
0826519393 (pbk. edition ; alk. paper)

 
    
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