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Falla que fez o Doutor Antonio de Sousa de Macedo ? no iuramento de Rey do muyto Alto & muyto Poderoso Dom Affonso VI nosso Senhor em quarta feira 15 de Nouembro 1656.
Lisbon, Officina Craesbeeckiana, 1656. - 4°, modern boards. Woodcut arms of Portugal on title-page; large woodcut initial. Brownstain at head, without loss of text. (4 ll.). *** FIRST EDITION. Sousa de Macedo (1606-1682) studied law at Coimbra and rose to the highest echelons of the magistracy and diplomatic service, including secretary to the Portuguese Ambassador to London and Ambassador to the States of Holland. He was Secretary of State under D. Afonso VI, whom he commends in this speech made when D. Afonso was crowned in 1656. Sousa de Macedo also wrote numerous other works in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin, including @Flores de España, excelencias de Portugal, Lisbon 1631.*** Innocêncio I, 276-8; VIII, 311-2. Barbosa Machado I, 399-403. Garcia Peres p. 542? Bell, @Portuguese Literature pp. 260-1. NUC: MH (imperfect, with the margins too closely trimmed). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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