Written in Spanish and English, this book presents hundreds of wise old sayings relative to faith and religion, animals, relationships and family, adversity, and other topics. Author Arturo Medina, born and raised in Mexico City, provides both English and Spanish translations of the proverbs with brief explanations. The proverbs are accompanied by photographs of Mexican crafts, folk art, and architecture, chosen to show the visual traditions that parallel the rich oral traditions represented in this book. Some examples: Los ...

Mexican Proverbs 2011, Penfield Books

ISBN-13: 9781932043693


Trade paperback