Usage examples for Quintana

  1. Among the persons reconciled were distinguished,- Don Pedro Sarmiento de Roxas, a knight of the order of St. Jago, commander of Quintana, and the son of the first Marquis of Poza. – The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII. by Juan Antonio Llorente
  2. The Spanish historian Quintana rejects the account of these events which is given by Remesal and has ever since been accepted by historians as authentic, declaring it to be fabulous, and limiting the part Las Casas played in the affair of Enrique to a visit he paid him after peace was concluded. – Bartholomew de Las Casas; his life, apostolate, and writings by Francis Augustus MacNutt
  3. Quintana was sent to find out the emperor's wishes about concluding a truce with France for one year between Austria, England, and Spain.... – The First Governess of the Netherlands, Margaret of Austria by Eleanor E. Tremayne
  4. It is plain that Gorostiza and Quintana Roo took the same stand on these questions. – Contigo Pan y Cebolla by Manuel Eduardo De Gorostiza
  5. The Rain Forest zone occupies the remainder of the peninsula and includes most of the territory of Quintana Roo, and the southern half of Campeche. – Summer Birds From the Yucatan Peninsula by Erwin E. Klaas
  6. More than one hundred and fifty years ago Padre Quintana, who was the mission priest at Juquila, translated the Doctrina into Mixe and wrote a Gramatica of the language, both of which were then printed. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  7. The passage is extracted by Quintana, Espanoles Celebres, tom. – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling