Madrid, Frankfurt: Iberoamericana, Vervuert (El Paraíso en el Nuevo Mundo; 7), 2019. First Edition. Paperback. 160p., facsimiles, bibl., wrps. New. Item #70074
"Oración fúnebre a las honras del rey nuestro señor Don Felipe cuarto el grande" is an annotated transcript of a funeral sermon in honor of Philip IV, written in colonial Lima. This edition also analyzes the role of the preacher as a public figure, the function of the sermon as an instrument of legitimization and continuation of the real and religious power in Spain's colonies, as well as some linguistic characteristics of the author.