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Machado, Paulo Henrique Couto

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Item Description: Corisco, Teresina. Tapa Blanda. Book Condition: New. 21x12. Traz cinco contos do autor piauiense, também autor de "Tá pronto, seu lobo" (1978) e "A paz do pântano" (1982). 40 gr. Bookseller Inventory # 1-129853-8

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Emir Sader. Organizador - - José Luís Fiori. Marco Aurélio García. Nelson Barbosa. Luiz Gonzaga Belluzo. Jorge Mattoso. Marilena Chaui. Emir Sader. Marcio Pochmann. Tania Bacelar de Araujo. Luiz Pinguelli Rosa. Bernardo Mançano Fernandes. Venício A. De Lima. Liszt Vieira. Renato Cader. Ana María Costa. Pablo Gentili. Dalila Andrade Oliveira. Sergio Machado Rezende. Glauber Piva. Artur Henrique. Eleonora Menicucci de Oliveira. Paulo Vannuchi. Renato Ferreira. Autores de Capítulo

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Machado, Paulo Henrique Couto

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Item Description: Corisco, Teresina. Tapa Blanda. Book Condition: New. 21x13. Grande parte dos poemas que constituem este livro são flashes da cidade de Teresina, publicado pela primeira vez em 1978. Prólogo: Airton Sampaio. Paulo Machado também é autor de "A paz do pântano" (1982). 90 gr. Bookseller Inventory # 1-122643-0

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Published by Livraria Editora Guimarães, Lisboa (1934)

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Item Description: Livraria Editora Guimarães, Lisboa, 1934. Soft cover/Edição Brochada. Book Condition: Fair/Razoável. First Edition/ 1ª. Edição. 20x26cm. 470 páginas. Colaboradores literários: Afonso Lopes Vieira, Agostinho de Campos, Alberto Bramão, Alberto de Oliveira, Alberto Pimentel (Filho), Alfredo da Cunha, Alice Ogando, Álvaro Neves, Armelim Júnior, Beatriz Beirão, Branca de Gonta Colaço, Brito Camacho, C.A.Marques Leitão, Campos Lima, Cândido da Cruz, César de Frias, Cláudio Bastos, Conde d'Aurora, Costa Leão, Eduardo de Noronha, Elói do Amaral, Eugénio Soares Branco, Fernando Tavares de Carvalho, Ferreira de Castro, Gago Coutinho, Galino Marques, Ginestal Machado, Gomes de Carvalho, Gomes Monteiro, Henrique de Campos Ferreira Lima, Henrique Marques, Henrique Marques Júnior, J.M.Rodrigues, Jaime Câmara, João Alberto Pereira de Azevedo Neves, João de Almeida, João Gomes de Abreu, João Grave, João J. de Araújo Lima, João Paulo Freire, Joaquim de Carvalho, José Sarmento, Júlio Brandão, Júlio Dantas, Júlio Dias da Costa, Júlio de Lemos, Manuel António Gomes, Manuel Ribeiro, Maria Amélia Teixeira, Marques Braga, Paulo Martins Cabral, Pereira Vitorino, Pinto de Carvalho (Tinop), Ricardo Jorge, Rocha Martins, Rui Gomes de Carvalho, Simões Ratola, Sousa Costa, Tavares de Carvalho, Teresa Leitão de Barros, Virgínia Lopes de Mendonça e Vitorino Nemésio. Edição ilustrada com excelentes gravuras de pintores portugueses. Lombada com um pequeno arranjo. Bookseller Inventory # 002259

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Item Description: sao paulo. Hardcover. Book Condition: Gut. Dust Jacket Condition: Gut. 1. Auflage. etwa 230 seiten, fast durchgängig mit ganzseitigen abbildungen, hardcover, buch und schutzumschlag guter zustand, buchgröße 28,5 mal 29 cm. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-8312078380

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COELHO NETTO, Henrique Maximiano.

Published by Rio de Janeiro, H. Garnier, 1909. (1909)

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Item Description: Rio de Janeiro, H. Garnier, 1909., 1909. (2 ll.), 146 pp., (1 l.), 36 pp. advertisement for books available from Livraria H. Garnier. 8°, contemporary red quarter calf over marbled boards (minor wear at extremities), flat spine, gilt author, title, and ornaments, "M.S." at foot (some wear, joints starting). Light browning. Some leaves reinforced with tissue at inner margin; a few leaves loosening. Overall in near-good to good condition. Front pastedown endleaf has bookplate of Prof. Mario Guimarães de Souza of Recife and small tag of Livraria Brandão Sebo, Recife and Salvador. ---- FIRST EDITION of this collection of lectures given from 1901 to 1906 on charity, words, water, fire, and mirrors, plus a speech welcoming Mario de Alencar to the Academia Brasileira.Coelho Netto (1864-1934) was born in Caxias, Maranhão, to a Portuguese father and Indian mother. From his earliest years he was fascinated with native lore as well as the Portuguese and Latin classics; both had profound effects on his writings. He is difficult to classify, and has been called both a realist and a romanticist. Certainly he was one of the most vocal adversaries of the Modernist movement, and the Modernist authors responded by excluding his works from anthologies for many years. In the Academia Brasileira de Letras, however, he was held in such esteem that he was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1933. To Machado de Assis he was "dos nossos primeiros romancistas, e geralmente falando, dos nossos primeiros escritores"; to Silvio Roméro, he was one of the sixteen best Brazilian writers, and "o mais imaginoso de todos" (both quoted in Faria, pp. 126, 128).Coelho Netto left an enormous oeuvre of over 120 volumes, including novels, plays, short stories, folktales, and political and historical essays. His works have been translated into French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Swiss, Russian, Japanese, Danish and Esperanto.---- Menezes, @Dicionário literario brasileiro pp. 196-8. Carpeaux, @Pequena bibliografia crítica da literatura brasileira pp. 178-80. Faria, ed., @Coelho Neto, Romance (Nossos Clássicos 15). Paulo Coelho Netto, @Coelho Netto, pp. 189 and throughout. Goldberg, @Brazilian Literature pp. 248-60. Bandeira, @Brief History of Brazilian Literature pp. 119, 121. Not located in NUC. OCLC: 1931324; 7291556. Bookseller Inventory # 20890

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VIEIRA, Afonso Lopes.

Published by Lisbon, Typographia da Companhia Nacional Editora, 1900. (1900)

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Item Description: Lisbon, Typographia da Companhia Nacional Editora, 1900., 1900. (1 blank l., 1 l.), 40 pp., (2 ll., 1 blank l.). Small folio, original printed glassine wrappers (chipped; front wrapper detached). Some fraying to edges. Signature of João Henrique Ulrich on front wrapper, with his stamp and shelf number in purple ink on the title page. ---- FIRST EDITION, and the only separate one of these poems, the author's fourth published work.Afonso Lopes Vieira (1878-1946) was Portugal's best traditional poet of the twentieth century. In 1916 he resigned his post as Redactor da Câmara dos Deputados in Lisbon in order to dedicate himself to reading and to poetry. His home, São Pedro de Moel, became a haven for artists, musicians and writers. He also travelled extensively in Europe and North Africa, and reminiscences of these travels often appear in his works.Lopes Vieira's earliest published works were written as a student at Coimbra, 1897-1900, e.g. @Para quê?, 1897, and @Náufrago, 1898. From this melancholy phase he passed into a nationalistic one, in which he publicized early Portuguese literature, aiming to "reaportuguesar Portugal tornando-o europeau." During this period he helped prepare an edition of Camões (1928) and edited Montemayor's @Diana, the @Amadis, and Rodrigues Lobo. His Portuguese translation of the @Poema do Cid was published in the periodical @Lusitânia, of which Lopes Vieira served as secretary. He also wrote essays and fiction, as well as works for children, e.g. @Animais nossos amigos, 1911 and @Canto infantil, 1912.@Provenance: João Henrique Ulrich (1880?1956), lawyer, parliamentary deputy, acadamician, publicist and administrator, was a monarchist deputy affiliated with the Regenerador party from 1907 to 1910. He held the posts of vice-governador and governador of the Banco Nacional Ultramarino, presided over the administrative council of the Companhia da Zambézia, and was administrator and president of the Conselho de Administração of the Companhia Nacional de Navegação. He also served on the boards of various other companies, such as the Companhias dos Tabacos de Portugal and the Carris de Ferro de Lisboa. In 1956 he became president of the board of directors of the Companhia das Águas de Lisboa, of which he had been administrator from 1914 to 1928. Elected a member of the Academia das Ciências de Lisboa in 1921, he rose to become president of its Classe de Letras. Holder of a law degree from Coimbra University, he wrote several books on legal matters, as well as works on agricultural credit.---- Innocêncio XXII, 22. Santos, @Exposição bibliográfica de Afonso Lopes Vieira, p. 9. See Saraiva & Lopes, @História da literatura portuguesa (17th ed., 2001), p. 961; Bell, @Portuguese Literature, p. 337: "There is a certain strength as well as a subtle music about his verse which is of good promise for the future." Also Maria Amélia Gomes in Machado, ed., @Dicionário de literatura portuguesa, pp. 501?2; Fernando Guimarães in @Biblos, V, 844?6; and @Dicionário cronológico de autores portugueses, III, 214?6. On João Henrique Ulrich, see @Grande enciclopédia, XXXIII, 331; XL, 720. NUC: DLC, MIU, ICU. OCLC: 15579863 (15 locations, including HathiTrust Digital Library; it appears that at least some of these locations are for links to online copies). Porbase, giving incomplete collations, locates five copies: two each at the Biblioteca Geral da Universidade de Coimbra and Biblioteca João Paulo II-Universidade Católica Portuguesa, and one at the Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto. Copac locates a single copy, at British Library. Bookseller Inventory # 22158

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ALMADA, Francisco de Sousa de.

Published by Lisbon, Na Officina de Antonio Pedrozo Galram, 1714. (1714)

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Item Description: Lisbon, Na Officina de Antonio Pedrozo Galram, 1714., 1714. Small typographical vignette on title page. Woodcut headpieces and initials. Typographical headpieces and tailpieces. (8 ll.), 36 pp. 4°, disbound. Heading of preliminary leaf **ii slightly shaved on verso. All other pages with normal margins. In good to very good condition. ---- FIRST and ONLY EDITION of these poems celebrating the birth of the future king D. José. In addition to the sonnets, redondilhas, romances, etc. by Sousa de Almada in the main text, all in Portuguese, the preliminary leaves contain a 4 pp. dedication and a 2 pp. introduction by him, as well as poems in praise of him, including a neo-Latin epigram by Manuel Lopes de Carvalho, a neo-Latin sonnet by Caetano Alberto de Ossuna, a brief (4-line) neo-Latin epigram by Luís de Mello Coutinho e Castro, a sonnet in Portuguese by Henrique Jansen Moller, and 2 pp. of decimas in Portuguese by Luís Nunes Tinoco.Francisco de Sousa de Almada was born in 1676 in the freguezia de Aldegavinha, near Alemquer. Innocêncio, unsure of the date of his death, says he appears to have been still alive in 1759. According to Barbosa Machado he had studied at Coimbra, but no faculty is mentioned, nor is it stated whether or not he received a degree. He produced several pamphlets of poetry, a @Critica moral in 2 parts (1736), and a @Thalia sacra (1740) with 4 plays, the first in Portuguese, and the other 3 in Spanish. He was a member of the Academy of the Aplicados, founded in 1722. The present work appears to be his earliest separately printed publication.---- Innocêncio III, 68 (without collation). Barbosa Machado II, 267-8. See also @Grande enciclopédia II, 16. NUC: ICN, LNT. OCLC: 503934190 (British Library); 17021927 (Newberry Library, Tulane University). Porbase locates four copies: three in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, and one in the Biblioteca João Paulo II-Universidade Católica Portuguesa. Copac repeats British Library only. Bookseller Inventory # 40721

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PAPANÇA, Antonio de Macedo, 1º Conde de Monsaraz.

Published by Lisbon, Livraria Editora Tavares Cardoso & Irmão, 1903. (1903)

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Item Description: Lisbon, Livraria Editora Tavares Cardoso & Irmão, 1903., 1903. Wood-engraved headpieces. 53 pp., (1 blank l.). 8°, original printed wrappers (lightly spotted, paper label on spine). Lightly browned. Uncut. In fine condition. Author's signed [Conde de Monsaraz] six-line presentation inscription to Portuguese playwright Henrique Lopes de Mendonça on half-title. ---- FIRST and ONLY EDITION of this dramatic poem.@@Macedo Papança (1852-1913) was born at Reguengos de Monsarás (Évora) and received his law degree from the University of Coimbra in 1874. With the publication of @Crepusculares (1876) and @Catarina de Ataída (1880), he established a reputation as one of the best lyric poets of his day. In the 1880s he became involved with the Progressive Party and was elected deputy for the Alentejo. A fervent monarchist, he went into voluntary exile after the Republic was proclaimed, only returning to Lisbon shortly before his death.@Provenance: Henrique Lopes de Mendonça (1856?1931), dramatist, novelist, historian, biographer, poet, naval officer and history teacher at the Escola Naval, also taught at the Escola de Belas Artes in Lisbon, served as president of the Academia das Ciências, and founded in 1925 of the Sociedade Portuguesa de Autores. He also wrote the lyrics for the Portuguese national anthem. ---- Not in Innocêncio or Fonseca, @Aditamentos; on the author, cf. XX, 249, XXII, 314 and @Aditamentos p. 44. See also Saraiva & Lopes, @História da literatura portuguesa (17th ed., 2001), pp. 925, 927, 932; Álvario Manuel Machado in @Dicionário de literatura portuguesa, pp. 320-1; Fernando Guimarães in @Biblos, III, 883-4; @Dicionário cronológico de autores portugueses, II, 354-5. NUC: DLC. OCLC: 9952160 (Harvard College Library, Library of Congress, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Indiana University, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Universidade de São Paulo). Porbase locates four copies: three in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, and one at the Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (only one of the Biblioteca Nacional copies with an author's presentation inscription). Copac locates a single copy, at Newcastle University. Bookseller Inventory # 22243

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COELHO NETTO, [Henrique Maximiano].

Published by Rio de Janeiro, Domingos de Magalhães, 1894. (1894)

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Item Description: Rio de Janeiro, Domingos de Magalhães, 1894., 1894. 286 pp., (1 l.). 8°, recent dark green quarter sheep over marbled boards, spine gilt with raised bands in five compartments, crimson leather lettering piece, gilt letter, decorated endleaves, top edge tinted green, other edges uncut, original printed wrappers bound in. Occasional light foxing and light browning. Wrappers a bit frayed. Overall in good to very good condition. Unidentified contemporary inscription on half-title. ---- FIRST EDITION of this collection of short stories. Coelho Netto (1864-1934) was born in Caxias, Maranhão, to a Portuguese father and Indian mother. From his earliest years he was fascinated with native lore as well as the Portuguese and Latin classics; both had profound effects on his writings. He is difficult to classify, and has been called both a realist and a romanticist. Certainly he was one of the most vocal adversaries of the Modernist movement, and the Modernist authors responded by excluding his works from anthologies for many years. In the Academia Brasileira de Letras, however, he was held in such esteem that he was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1933. To Machado de Assis he was "dos nossos primeiros romancistas, e geralmente falando, dos nossos primeiros escritores"; to Silvio Roméro, he was one of the sixteen best Brazilian writers, and "o mais imaginoso de todos" (both quoted in Faria, pp. 126, 128).Coelho Netto left an enormous oeuvre of over 120 volumes, including novels, plays, short stories, folktales, and political and historical essays. His works have been translated into French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Swiss, Russian, Japanese, Danish and Esperanto.---- Menezes, @Dicionário literario brasileiro pp. 196-8. Carpeaux, @Pequena bibliografia crítica da literatura brasileira pp. 178-80. Faria, ed., @Coelho Neto, Romance (Nossos Clássicos 15). Paulo Coelho Netto, @Coelho Netto, pp. 189 and throughout. Goldberg, @Brazilian Literature pp. 248-60. Bandeira, @Brief History of Brazilian Literature pp. 119, 121. Hollis lists only the 1922 edition, as do Melvyl (copies at SRLF and CSL), the British Library Integrated Catalogue, and the Library of Congress Online Catalog. Orbis lists a 1924 edition. Porbase cites editions of 1922 and 1924. Bookseller Inventory # 35236

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VIEIRA, Afonso Lopes.

Published by Coimbra, Francisco França Amado, 1917. (1917)

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Item Description: Coimbra, Francisco França Amado, 1917., 1917. Title-page in red and black within wood-engraved border, wood-engraved vignettes. Nicely printed on high quality paper. (1 blank l.), 133 pp., (2, 1 blank ll.). 8°, original illustrated wrappers (small stains at spine ends; very minor wear). Minor stains. Uncut and partially unopened. In very good, near fine condition. Author's signed presentation inscription to the distinguished Portuguese writer Henrique Lopes de Mendonça on recto of front flyleaf: "Ao eminente escritor // Henrique Lopes de Mendonça //Afonso Lopes Vieira". ---- FIRST EDITION of this book of poems. A reprint appeared in 2002.Afonso Lopes Vieira (1878-1946) was Portugal's best traditional poet of the twentieth century. In 1916 he resigned his post as Redactor da Câmara dos Deputados in Lisbon in order to dedicate himself to reading and to poetry. His home, São Pedro de Moel, became a haven for artists, musicians and writers. He also travelled extensively in Europe and North Africa, and reminiscences of these travels often appear in his works.Lopes Vieira's earliest published works were written as a student at Coimbra, 1897-1900, e.g. @Para quê?, 1897, and @Náufrago, 1898. From this melancholy phase he passed into a nationalistic one, in which he publicized early Portuguese literature, aiming to "reaportuguesar Portugal tornando-o europeau." During this period he helped prepare an edition of Camões (1928) and edited Montemayor's @Diana, the @Amadis, and Rodrigues Lobo. His Portuguese translation of the @Poema do Cid was published in the periodical @Lusitânia, of which Lopes Vieira served as secretary. He also wrote essays and fiction, as well as works for children, e.g. @Animais nossos amigos, 1911 and @Canto infantil, 1912.---- Santos, @Exposição bibliográfica de Afonso Lopes Vieira, p. 10. See Saraiva & Lopes, @História da literatura portuguesa (17th ed., 2001), p. 961; Bell, @Portuguese Literature, p. 337: "There is a certain strength as well as a subtle music about his verse which is of good promise for the future." Also Maria Amélia Gomes in Machado, ed., @Dicionário de literatura portuguesa, pp. 501?2; Fernando Guimarães in @Biblos, V, 844?6; and @Dicionário cronológico de autores portugueses, III, 214?6. NUC: DLC, CU, NN, DCU, NcU, CaBVa. OCLC: 639925774 (no location given); 3113569 (22 locations, including HathiTrust Digital Library; it appears that at least some of these locations are for links to online copies). Porbase locates four copies: two in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, and one each in the Biblioteca João Paulo II-Universidade Católica Portuguesa, and Biblioteca Geral da Universidade de Coimbra. Copac locates a single copy, at British Library. Bookseller Inventory # 22149

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VIEIRA, Afonso Lopes.

Published by Lisbon, Livr. Ferreira, 1908. (1908)

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Item Description: Lisbon, Livr. Ferreira, 1908., 1908. Title page printed in green and black. 169 pp., (1 blank l.). 8°, original illustrated wrappers (slightly chipped and stained, separated from textblock, paper label at spine head). Some spotting. Uncut. Overall in good condition. Author's long, warm presentation inscription, dated 7 May 1908, to the dedicatee, Henrique Lopes de Mendonça, on recto of front flyleaf. ---- FIRST and ONLY EDITION of this book of poems.Afonso Lopes Vieira (1878-1946) was Portugal's best traditional poet of the twentieth century. In 1916 he resigned his post as Redactor da Câmara dos Deputados in Lisbon in order to dedicate himself to reading and to poetry. His home, São Pedro de Moel, became a haven for artists, musicians and writers. He also travelled extensively in Europe and North Africa, and reminiscences of these travels often appear in his works.Lopes Vieira's earliest published works were written as a student at Coimbra, 1897-1900, e.g. @Para quê?, 1897, and @Náufrago, 1898. From this melancholy phase he passed into a nationalistic one, in which he publicized early Portuguese literature, aiming to "reaportuguesar Portugal tornando-o europeau." During this period he helped prepare an edition of Camões (1928) and edited Montemayor's @Diana, the @Amadis, and Rodrigues Lobo. His Portuguese translation of the @Poema do Cid was published in the periodical @Lusitânia, of which Lopes Vieira served as secretary. He also wrote essays and fiction, as well as works for children, e.g. @Animais nossos amigos, 1911 and @Canto infantil, 1912.---- Innocêncio XXII, 23. Santos, @Exposição bibliográfica de Afonso Lopes Vieira, p. 9. See Saraiva & Lopes, @História da literatura portuguesa (17th ed., 2001), p. 961; Bell, @Portuguese Literature, p. 337: "There is a certain strength as well as a subtle music about his verse which is of good promise for the future." Also Maria Amélia Gomes in Machado, ed., @Dicionário de literatura portuguesa, pp. 501?2; Fernando Guimarães in @Biblos, V, 844?6; and @Dicionário cronológico de autores portugueses, III, 214?6. NUC: DLC, CU, TNJ, MiU, NN, NcU. OCLC: 8570289 (19 locations, including HathiTrust Digital Library; it appears that at least some of these locations are for links to online copies). Porbase locates six copies (one with an author's presentation inscription): four in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, and one each at the Biblioteca João Paulo II-Universidade Católica Portuguesa, and Biblioteca Geral da Universidade de Coimbra. Copac locates a single copy, at British Library. Bookseller Inventory # 22151

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SANTOS, Antonio Ribeiro dos].

Published by Lisbon, Impressão Regia, 1812-1817. (1817)

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Item Description: Lisbon, Impressão Regia, 1812-1817., 1817. On title pages, engraved Portuguese royal arms flanked by two putti, above whose heads is engraved "Impressão" and "Regia". 385 pp. [i.e., 387], (1 p. errata); 345 pp. (1 l. errata); 264 pp. Volume I, pp. 377-87 incorrectly numbered 375-85. Volume III, p. 332 incorrectly numbered 333. 3 volumes. 4°, mid-nineteenth-century quarter calf over marbled boards (very slight wear), flat spines with gilt fillets and two crimson morocco labels per volume, one with title, the other with the volume number, lettering and numbering gilt, marbled endleaves, text-block edges sprinkled green. Title pages with light toning and a few light, minor stains. Overall in very good to fine condition. 3 volumes. ---- FIRST EDITION. The third volume is more difficult to obtain than the first two. Toward the end of volume I are a series of translations, including selections from Virgil, Homer's @Iliad, and others. Volume III includes translations of two odes by Horace. Throughout are poems to or about figures important in Portuguese history and literature, such as Vasco da Gama, Camões, and the Infante Dom Henrique, as well as one on the discovery of America by Columbus. In volume III, from page 176 to the end, are a series of neo-Latin poems.Ribeiro dos Santos (1745-1818), philologist, librarian, jurist, literary historian and poet, was a native of Massarellos (Porto). Innocêncio considered him "um dos mais respeitaveis, eruditos e fecundos escriptores que Portugal produziu no seculo passado" (I, 247). With a doctorate in canon law, he served as librarian of the University at Coimbra, where he took a significant part in the reorganization of the library, and later at the Bibliotheca Publica de Lisboa, playing a key role in the formation of the future Biblioteca Nacional. Ribeiro dos Santos was, according to Maxwell, @Pombal, a "key figure in the reform of the teaching of canon law at Coimbra and theoretician of regalism in church questions." He was responsible for much of the content of the 8-volume @Memorias de litteratura published by the Real Academia das Sciencias (of which he was a founding member), a translation of Aristotle's @Poetics directly from the Greek, and much more. When Robert Southey made his second visit to Portugal, this "man of rank and of learning" permitted Southey use of his collection and papers (letter to John Rickman from Lisbon, January 30, 1801, in Curry, ed., @New Letters of Robert Southey, I, 240).---- Innocêncio I, 253 (without collations). Pinto de Mattos (1970), p. 539. Fonseca, @Pseudónimos p. 24 (without collations). Andrade, @Dicionário de pseudónimos p. 87. See Álvaro Manuel Machado, @Dicionário de literatura portuguesa, pp. 436-7; also Joaquim Correia in @Biblos IV, 1116-9. NUC: MiU, DLC-P4, ICN, OCl, MH, NN. OCLC: 832246952 (volume 1: Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen, Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin-Preussischer Kulturbesitz); 833667140 (volume 2: Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen, Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin-Preussischer Kulturbesitz); (832246966 (volume 3: Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen, Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin-Preussischer Kulturbesitz); 7489107 (20 locations, including the HathiTrust Digital Library: hard copies apparently at New York Public Library (volumes I & 2 only], Princeton University [volumes 1 & 2 only], HarvardUniversity-Houghton Library, Cleveland Public Library [volumes 1 & 2 only], University of Michigan, Newberry Library, University of California-Los Angeles, University of California-Santa Barbara, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Universidade de São Paulo). Porbase locates three sets: one in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal with volumes I & II only, and complete sets in the Universidade do Minho and the Biblioteca Municipal de El. Bookseller Inventory # 38567

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Item Description: Lisbon, Pedro Craesbeeck, 1620., 1620. Engraved arms on title of the dedicatee, D. Afonso Furtado de Mendoça (1561-1630), Archbishop of Braga (later Archbishop of Lisbon). Full-page woodcut portrait of author on recto of third preliminary leaf. Elaborate woodcut headpiece on p. 1. Woodcut tailpiece on p. 480, repeated on leaf Xx6 verso of index. Woodcut initials. (8 ll.), 480 [i.e., 470] pp., (28 ll.). Pagination skips from 417 to 428, but text follows and collation by signatures is correct. Page 450 wrongly numbered 451. Main text and most other leaves in two columns. Mostly in Latin, but with some text in Portuguese. Folio (28 x 19 cm.), mid-eighteenth-century mottled sheep (recased, relatively recent endleaves; minor worm damage near head of spine, other slight wear), spine gilt with raised bands in six compartments, crimson morocco lettering piece in second compartment from head with gilt short author, title, and border, text-block edges rouged. Some light waterstaining. Tear (8 cm.) on Mm4 repaired with paper in margin; a few letters lost in text. Overall in good to very good condition. Old (contemporary?) ink signature on title page of Jorge Correa. Occasional old ink annotations. ---- FIRST EDITION of this collection of commentary on Portuguese laws. Editions later appeared in Lisbon 1681, Coimbra 1730, Lisbon 1732, and Lisbon 1767. The authorities cited are listed on f. 8r; laws that are included are cited on ff. 6r-7v ("Ex Digestis," "Ex Codice," "Ex legibus Partitae," "Ex legibus nouae Recopil.", etc.). According to the extensive index (24 ll.), the volume includes references to the Church (@ecclesia, 8), clergy (@clericus, 4 columns), bishops (2), hermits (@eremitae), heretics (@haersis, 6), the Inquisition (5), Jews (1), excommunication (8 sections), women (@foemina, praegnans, uxor, 14 in all), adultery (6), sodomy (4), buildings (@aedificia, 5), universities (3), usury (3), weapons (@arma, 3), assassins (1), imprisonment (@carceris, 11), the testimony of the blind (@caecus, 1), and much more. The final 4 leaves are an "Index de alguns casos que se decidiram, e iulgarão no supremo Senado da Supplicação, & casa do Porto, que vão nestas Remissões." Included here are references to laws pertaining to the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem (@cavalleiros, 1), judges in India and Mina (@juiz, 4), women (2), and the Santa Casa da Misericordia.The author, a celebrated jurist born in Guimarães, 1546, died there in 1639. He practiced law for more than thirty years in Porto and Guimarães. Named Procurador da Fazenda at Viana do Castelo in the reign of D. Sebastião, he was considered an eminent authority on both canon and Roman law. A product of Coimbra University, he distinguished himself in Greek, Latin, history and especially genealogy. ---- Arouca B21. Barbosa Machado III, 192. Afonso Lucas 76 (in a survery of over a dozen of the most important Portuguese auction catalogues going back to the sale of Sir Gubian in 1867, the Afonso Lucas copy was the only one we were able to locate; see also Monteverde 404 for the 1730 edition). For the portrait of the author, see Ernesto Soares & Henrique de Campos Ferreira Lima, @Dicionário de iconografia portuguesa 297A (Barbosa's @Remissiones doctorvm ad contractvs ? Lisbon 1618 is cited; the same woodcut appears to have been used). Not in Goldsmith. Not in HSA. On the author see @Grande enciclopédia IV, 197. OCLC: This edition not located; for the 1681 edition, see 220706493 (National Library of Australia); 660153911 (Universidade de São Paulo, University of Pretoria); 18046491 (University of California-Los Angeles). Porbase locates two copies, both in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, the first in "muito mau estado". No edition located in Copac. This edition not located in Melvyl, which cites only the UCLA copy of the 1681 edition in the University of California Libraries network. Bookseller Inventory # 39491

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Item Description: Évora, Manuel Carvalho, 1636., 1636. Title page with typographical border. Woodcut headpieces, tailpieces, initials and factotum. (4 ll.), 326 [actually 328] pp., (12 ll.). 4°, contemporary speckled calf (label missing, rubbed), spine heavily gilt in six compartments (top compartment defective, hole in another compartment), text-block edges sprinkled red. Marginal dampstaining, somewhat browned. Slight worming to last 30 leaves, touching 1-2 letters on many pages. Still, overall in good condition. Eighteenth-century owners' signatures on front flyleaf (De Binis da Costa de [illegible]), title-page (Dr. Costa, D. Manuel Gomes) and verso of final leaf (Antonio Agostinho de Freitas Henriquez). ---- FIRST and ONLY EDITION of this book by a Jesuit author that discusses ethical and philosophical questions regarding politics, economics, and society. These questions, treated in the abstract, are similar to precepts one might find in courtesy books of the day. The volume ends with a 400-line poem on educational reforms by the Jesuits at the University of Évora.In the main text, Pereira is concerned with ethical dilemmas. For example: Is it greater wisdom to laugh about the human condition or to cry about it? Is it better to be subject to a ruler who was elected, or who inherited his position? Is it good or bad to be ruled by a woman? Should princes aim to be feared or loved? Which is more powerful, the desire for honor or for wealth? Where do leaders most shine, in battles on land or on sea?The final seven leaves contain a 400-verse neo-Latin poem by Pereira that describes the reforms instituted by the rector of Évora's College of Arts, P. Antonio de Sousa (d. 1635). The University of Évora was established by Cardinal D. Henrique in 1559, and was soon put under the control of the Jesuits. In the 1630s, the authority of the Jesuits was challenged by the rector of the University of Évora. Sousa's reforms defended the rights and privileges of the Jesuits against those attacks. According to the @Grande enciclopédia, this poem is a major source on those reforms. Pereira (1605-1681) was in an excellent position to recognize the importance of these reforms. He entered the Jesuit order in 1620, studied humanities at Évora and philosophy at Coimbra, before returning to Évora to work on his doctorate. For twenty years he taught at Évora. Pereira was one of the most learned Jesuits of his time, and his major works were much admired. His Latin-Portuguese-Spanish dictionary, @Prosodia in vocabularum trilingue latinam lusitanum, et castellanum digesta, first published at Évora, 1634, went through many editions. @Pallas togata is one of his rarest works.---- Arouca P105. Barbosa Machado I, 508-10. Backer-Sommervogel VI, 509. Coimbra, @Reservados 1849. Avila-Perez 5706: "muito rara." Monteverde 4027. Not in Innocêncio; cf. I, 352 and VIII, 376 for other works by this author. Not in Ameal, Azevedo-Samodães, or Palha. Not in HSA. On Pereira, see @Grande enciclopédia XXI, 124-5; on Sousa's reforms at Évora, see XXIX, 768-9. Not located in NUC. OCLC: 23049382 (Stanford University, Library of Congress); 644635689 (ESSAL = Salamanca?); 433592126 (Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid); 249591858 (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin). Porbase locates six copies: one at Biblioteca João Paulo II-Universidade Católica Portuguesa and five in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal (four in poor condition). Copac locates a single copy at British Library. Bookseller Inventory # 22988

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