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Simpson, Lesley Byrd 1891-1984

Overview
Works: 118 works in 624 publications in 3 languages and 13,837 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Bibliography  Romances  Poetry  Fiction  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Composer, Other
Classifications: PQ6426, 862.2
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Most widely held works about Lesley Byrd Simpson
 
Most widely held works by Lesley Byrd Simpson
Many Mexicos by Lesley Byrd Simpson( Book )

116 editions published between 1941 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 2,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive text covers the history and culture of Mexico
Cortés: the life of the conqueror by his secretary by Francisco López de Gómara( Book )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteenth century narrative on the conquest of Mexico
The encomienda in New Spain : the beginning of Spanish Mexico by Lesley Byrd Simpson( Book )

90 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poem of the Cid by Cid( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students of Spanish literature have long been familiar with this 800-year-old epic, which details the legendary exploits of the soldier-adventurer Ruy Diaz of Bivar, el Cid, and his part in the long struggle between Christianity and Islam. This epic poem recounts of the adventures of el Cid, his peerless steed, Babieca, and of his two famous swords, Colada and Tizon; of his wife, Doña Ximena, and his two daughters, Doña Elvira and Doña Sol, who find sanctuary with Abbot Don Sancho in the monastery of San Pedro de Cardeña during the Cid's exile; and of the despicable and black-hearted princes of Carrion, Diego and Fernando Gonzalez
The spiritual conquest of Mexico; an essay on the apostolate and the evangelizing methods of the mendicant orders in New Spain, 1523-1572 by Robert Ricard( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and French and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Celestina : a novel in dialogue by Fernando de Rojas( Book )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning translator Margaret Sayers Peden turns her attention to Rojas's classic tale of love, morality and tragedy. The story follows the star-crossed courtship between the young nobleman Calisto and the beautiful maiden Melibea in 15th-century Spain
Two novels of Mexico by Mariano Azuela( Book )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The population of Central Mexico in the sixteenth century by Sherburne Friend Cook( Book )

19 editions published between 1946 and 1978 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little sermons on sin : the Archpriest of Talavera by Alfonso Martínez de Toledo( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The laws of Burgos of 1512-1513 : royal ordinances for the good government and treatment of the Indians by Castile (Kingdom)( Book )

17 editions published between 1960 and 1978 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The San Saba papers, a documentary account of the founding and destruction of San Saba Mission by Paul D Nathan( Book )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encomienda in New Spain : forced native labor in the Spanish colonies, 1492-1550 by Lesley Byrd Simpson( Book )

23 editions published between 1929 and 1974 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the administration of the Indians in New Spain by Lesley Byrd Simpson( Book )

24 editions published between 1934 and 1984 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploitation of land in central Mexico in the sixteenth century by Lesley Byrd Simpson( Book )

12 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arcipreste de Talavera : o, Corbacho by Alfonso Martínez de Toledo( Book )

10 editions published between 1939 and 1968 in Spanish and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California in 1792; the expedition of José Longinos Martinez by José Longinos Martínez( Book )

4 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal; notes and observations of the naturalist of the botanical expedition in Old and New California and the south coast, 1791-1792 by José Longinos Martínez( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The civilization of the Americas by Los Angeles University of California( Book )

3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land and society in colonial Mexico; the great hacienda by François Chevalier( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The poem of the Cid
Alternative Names
Byrd Simpson Lesley

Byrd Simpson, Lesley 1891-

Lesley Byrd Simpson American university teacher (1891-1984)

Lesley Byrd Simpson Amerikaans hoogleraar (1891-1984)

Lesley Byrd Simpson US-amerikanischer Historiker, Romanist und Hispanist

Simpson, Lesley B.

Simpson, Lesley Bird

Simpson, Lesley Byrd

Languages
English (402)

Spanish (41)

French (1)

Covers
The encomienda in New Spain : the beginning of Spanish MexicoThe poem of the CidThe Celestina : a novel in dialogueTwo novels of MexicoThe San Saba papers, a documentary account of the founding and destruction of San Saba Mission