Memorial dado a sua Mag[esta]d[e] a respeito do governo e prehiminencias da Santa Inquisiçao; [manuscript] /; por D[on] Alvaro Beserra de Gen[e]ral Inquisiça[o]. - Colenda Digital Repository
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Memorial dado a sua Mag[esta]d[e] a respeito do governo e prehiminencias da Santa Inquisiçao; [manuscript] /; por D[on] Alvaro Beserra de Gen[e]ral Inquisiça[o].

Title:
Memorial dado a sua Mag[esta]d[e] a respeito do governo e prehiminencias da Santa Inquisiçao [manuscript] / por D[on] Alvaro Beserra de Gen[e]ral Inquisiça[o].
Abstract:
Memorandum on the history of the Inquisition attributed to the inquisitor Alvaro Beserra (or Becerra) and written for Joseph I, who was crowned king of Portugal in 1750, followed by a group of 8 sonnets (f. 103r-106v) attributed to João Crisóstomo and addressed to the king, the queen, and various nobles.
Format:
54 leaves : paper; 201 x 138 (168 x 110) mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn770114323; (OCoLC)770114323; (PU)5009543-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Portuguese.
Provenance:
Formerly owned by antiquarian bookdealer and collector Alfonso Cassuto (Lisbon; embossed stamp, f. 54r, 107r).; Sold at auction at Kestenbaum & Company as part of the Alfonso Cassuto collection, Part 2, 23 June 2011, lot 48.
Publisher:
[Lisbon?, Portugal], 1750.
Subject:
Inquisition -- Portugal -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Histories.; Poems.; Sonnets.; Manuscripts, Portuguese; 18th century.; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Crisóstomo, João.; Joseph,; Cassuto, Alfonso,
Call Number:
Ms. Codex 1611
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts