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Um Funcionário da Monarquia by  Antonio Candido - First edition - 2002 - from Garnet Books and Biblio.com

Um Funcionário da Monarquia : Ensaio Sobre o Segundo Escalão

by Candido, Antonio

Condition: Very Good-/very good-


Rio de Janeiro: Editora Ouro Sobre Azul, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good-/very good-. 4to. 214, [2] pp. Bound in light brown boards, in illustrated dust wrapper. Full-color illustrations throughout. Text in Portuguese. Illustrated biography of Antonio Nicolau Tolentino, a functionary of the monarchy in 19th century Brazil. Very Good-, spine slightly cocked, fading and wear to boards, hard bumps to corners and head of spine, extremities worn and rubbed, bump to lower corner of text block, minor age-toning to margins of pages, In Very Good- dust wrapper with small closed tear to middle of spine, 1/2" tear and 1/4" tear to bottom of front cover, light wear to extremities and soiling. Oversized- may require additional postage.


  • Bookseller: Garnet Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000935
  • Title: Um Funcionário da Monarquia
  • Author: Candido, Antonio
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good-
  • Jacket condition: very good-
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:8588777037
  • ISBN 13:9788588777033
  • Publisher: Editora Ouro Sobre Azul
  • Place: Rio de Janeiro
  • Date published: 2002
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Latin America / South America;


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