The document is currently in the Museo Nacional de Antropología, Mexico City. Published as Coe, Michael D. and Gordon Whittaker. 1982. Aztec Sorcerers in Seventeenth Century Mexico: The Treatise on Superstitions by Hernando Ruiz de Alarcón. Albany, New York: Institute for Mesoamerican Studies, State University of New York at Albany, pp. 207-208. Reproduced with permission of the authors.

Spanish text accessible at Cervantes Virtual.

To read more:

Broda, Johanna and Félix Báez-Jorge. 2001. Cosmovisión, ritual e identidad de los pueblos indígenas de México. Mexico: Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes and Fondo de Cultura Económica.

Burkhart, Louise. 1989. The Slippery Earth: Nahua-Christian Moral Dialogue in Sixteenth-Century Mexico. Tucson, Arizona: University of Arizona Press.

Knab, T.J. 2004. The Dialogue of Earth and Sky: Dreams, Souls, Curing and the Modern Aztec Underworld. Tucson, Arizona: University of Arizona Press.

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