The Palofoxiana was founded in 1646 in Puebla, Mexico and has more than 41,000 books and manuscripts ranging from 15th to 20th century. The digital collection contains items of the first books printed in Mexico before 1601 and represents some of the first printings of the New World. Titles in the digital collection are from the following institutions Biblioteca Palofoxiana in Puebla, Biblioteca Lafragua, Biblioteca Franciscana, Benson Latin American Collection at the University of Texas and the Cushing Library at Texas A&M.
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