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Catalogue Eight. A Selection of Books Illustrating the Spirit of the Renaissance.

Catalogue Eight. A Selection of Books Illustrating the Spirit of the Renaissance.

by Herbert Reichner (firm).

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Three catalogues (Reichner nos. 8, 27, 28) offering books on all aspects of the Renaissance. Catalogue 27, "from Petrarch to Shakespeare", includes American discovery, Asia & Africa, Geography, Cartography, Navigation, Drama & stage, Epistolaries, Proverbs, Emblems, Dance of Death, French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese literature, Fine arts, Architecture, Archeology; Cat. 28, Part Three, Music & opera, Festivities & sports,… Read more about this item
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Sonnets from the Portuguese.

by Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861.

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Peter Pauper Press [1965?]. With eight woodcuts in light green and violet. Hard Cover. [61] pages; 19 cm. Dj soiled; VG. Stock#29299.
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Roads to Today's Portugal: Essays on Contemporary Portuguese Literature, Art and Culture. Edited with an Introduction...

by Vieira, Nelson.

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Providence, R.I.: Gávea-Brown, c1983. First Edition. Soft Cover. 157 p., 13 leaves of plates, illus.; 21 cm. A collection of eight essys on aspects of Portuguese literature, art and culture. In English. Inscribed by Vieira to Charlotte and Vincent Tomas. Stock#44796. Vg / soft cover.
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Spanish and Portuguese Romances of Chivalry.

Spanish and Portuguese Romances of Chivalry.

by Thomas, Henry, 1878- .

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1920
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Cambridge, University Press, 1920. "The following chapters represent, in an extended form, a course of six lectures... delivered as the Norman MacColl lectures in the University of Cambridge during the spring of 1917."-- preface. Contents: Romance of chivalry in the Spanish Peninsula before the year 1500; Amadí­s de Gaula and its continuations; Palmerin romances; Smaller groups and isolated romances;… Read more about this item
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Rachel de Queiroz.

Rachel de Queiroz.

by Lacombe, Amélia, 1937- . [Queiroz, Rachel de, 1910-2003]

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2003
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Rio de Janeiro, AGIR, 2003. 'Conhecendo Nossos Clássicos'. In Portuguese. "Rachel revolucionou a Academia Brasileira de Letras ao ser a primeira mulher eleita como imortal em 1977. Revolucionou o romance brasileiro publicando 'O Quinze' aos 19 anos de idade, primeiro romance regionalista de nossa literatura." Soft Cover. 24 pages, photos & color illus.; 20 cm. Color pictorial paper… Read more about this item
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Os Meus Orfeus. Des. Sérgio Telles.

by Coelho, Joaquim Francisco, 1938- .

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2002
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Porto: Asa, 2002. Profesor de Literatura Comparada e Luso-Brasileira da Universidade de Harvard. ISBN(10) 9724131173. Inscribed to the distinguished hispanist: "Para o Alan [Trueblood] cum um abrajo muito afetuoso do Joaquin Francisco Belmont, Decembro, 2002." 68, [5] pages, illus.; 23 cm. Vg / stiff covers. Stock#46604.
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Lettres portugaises.

Lettres portugaises.

by Martin du Gard, Maurice, 1896-1970.

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1934
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Ernest Flammarion [1934]. Soft Cover. 154 pages; 16.5 cm. Eight essays: L'accueil de saint Antoine, La douceur d'un peuple, Découverte de Coîmbre, Amours tragiques, De l'amour, Croquis contrastés, La dictature du professeur, Au long du rivage. Paper; lightly foxed; bought in "Paris-- sur les quais" in January 1939 by distinguished hispanist Alan S. Trueblood; good. stock#45945.
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Steerage and ten other stories / José Rodrigues Miguéis ; with an afterword by Gerald M. Moser

Steerage and ten other stories / José Rodrigues Miguéis ; with an afterword by Gerald M. Moser

by Miguéis, José Rodrigues, 1901-1980

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1983
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Providence, R.I. : Gávea-Brown, 1983.. Soft Cover. 222 p. : illus. ; 21 cm. Title continues: edited with a foreword by George Monteiro. Translations of stories published between 1940 and 1970. José Rodrigues Miguéis was a Portuguese who spent much of his life a political exile in New York City. From the library of Prof. Vincent Tomas of the… Read more about this item
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Hispania... Cervantes Quadricentennial Number. Vol. XXX no. 3, August 1947.

Hispania... Cervantes Quadricentennial Number. Vol. XXX no. 3, August 1947.

by Doyle, Henry Grafton, editor.

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1947
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Washington: American Association of Teachers of Spanish & Portuguese, 1947. Hispania, a teacher's journal devoted to the interests of the teaching of Spanish and Portuguese, Vol. XXX no. 3, August 1947. Periodical. 291-448 pages; 24 cm. Vg / soft cover. Stock#46220.
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Pequeña história da literatura brasileira. 11. Edição.

Pequeña história da literatura brasileira. 11. Edição.

by Carvalho, Ronald de, 1893-1935.

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1958
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1958, F. Briguiet, Rio de Janeiro. History of Brazilian literature; in Portuguese. Hard Cover. 384 pages, index; 19 cm. Paper; pages browned; VG. stock#46037.
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Cartas inéditas de Fradique Mendes e mais páginas esquecidas.

Cartas inéditas de Fradique Mendes e mais páginas esquecidas.

by Eça de Queirós, José Maria de, 1845-1900.

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1945
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Lello & Irmão, Porto, 1945. Prefacio, signed José Maria d'Eça de Queiróz, is dated Praia da Granja, 1928. According to Wikipedia, Carlos Fradique Mendes, an imaginary Portuguese adventurer, was an invention of Eça de Quiróz and friends who attains full elaboration in the present work. Soft Cover. xlvii, 298 pages, portrait front.; 19.5 cm.; unopened; VG. stock#45546.
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Iracema. Lenda do Ceará.

Iracema. Lenda do Ceará.

by Alencar, José Martiniano de, 1829-1877.

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1936
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F. Briguiet Editores, Rio de Janeiro, 1936. In Brazilian Portuguese; first published 1865. Mario de Alencar was "one of the most famous writers of the first generation of Brazilian Romanticism". This "indianist" novel, his seventh work, is said to symbolize the union / colonization of America by the culture & knowledge of Europe. Includes prologue & notes to the… Read more about this item
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Roads to Today's Portugal: Essays on Contemporary Portuguese Literature, Art, and Culture.

by Vieira, Nelson H., editor.

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1983
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Providence, R.I.: Gávea-Brown, c1983. ISBN(10) 094372211X. Soft Cover. 157 pages, [13] leaves of plates, illus.; 21 cm. VG. Stock#46618.
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Literatura Portuguesa. Desenvolvimento histórico das origens a atualidade.

Literatura Portuguesa. Desenvolvimento histórico das origens a atualidade.

by Figueiredo, Fidelino de, 1888-1967.

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1955
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Rio [de Janeiro]: Livraria Académica, 1955. Third edition; first published 1941. Index of authors. Soft Cover. 380 pages; 24 cm. Vg, uncut / soft cover. Stock#46154.
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Selections From Contemporary Portuguese Poetry: A Bilingual Selection

by Longland, Jean R.

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Irvington-on-Hudson, Harvey House [1966]. Hard Cover. 96 p., illus., index; 21 cm. Illustrated by Anne Marie Jauss; foreword by Ernesto Guerra Da Cal. English & Portuguese on facing pages with a brief sketch of the poet. Stock# 37,774. Vg, red cloth boards printed in black. Portugal literature poetry.
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Camões' Adamastor.

Camões' Adamastor.

by Pierce, Frank, 1915-1999.

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1972
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Oxford, Dolphin, 1972. Offprint, pages [207]-215, from Hispanic Studies in Honour of Joseph Manson. Pierce wrote on Spanish epics, which led him to Luis de Camões, 1524?-1580, whose work he edited. Inscribed to distinguished hispanist Alan S. Trueblood. Stock#47303. Vg / offprint.
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The Vanguard Infrastructure of Poema doble del Iago Eden

The Vanguard Infrastructure of Poema doble del Iago Eden

by Ilie, Paul, b. 1932

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American Association of Teachers of Spanish & Portuguese. Signed. OFFPRINT, pp. 770-778; 25.5 cm. Photocopy of an article regarding Federico Garcia Lorca's poem "Poema doble del Iago Eden." From Hispania 69. A photocopy made by the author and inscribed by him to Alan S. Trueblood. Stock#47371. Vg / photocopy.
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História da Literatura Portuguesa

by Saraiva, António José and Lopes, Oscar

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1975
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Porto, Porto Editora [1975]. Hard Cover. 1224 pages, index, 21.5 cm. 8. Edition, corr. e actualizada. The standard history of Portuguese literature. Stock#38441.Vg/ dj good, has tear.
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Historia da Literatura Portuguesa

Historia da Literatura Portuguesa

by Saraiva, António José, 1917-1993. Lopes, Oscar, 1917-

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Pòrto: Pòrto Editora [1963?)]. Hard Cover. 1107 p., 21 cm. Saraiva was a scholar of imagination and considerable range; his History of Portuguese Literature was a great advance in that subject. Dated by 1962 bibliographical reference @ p. 68. Stock#46008. Vg, no dj.
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Camões and Inés de Castro

Camões and Inés de Castro

by Pierce, Frank, 1915-1999

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1972
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Lisboa, Revista Ocidente, 1972. Offprint, pp. [123)-132 from Revista Ocidente, Novembro de 1972. Pierce wrote on Spanish epics, which led him to Luis de Camões, 1524?-1580, whose work he edited. Inés de Castro, 1325-1355, was a romantic figure in Portuguese history. Inscribed to Alan S. Trueblood. Stock#47304. Vg / offprint.
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