Apologos 1820 Joao Vicente Pimentel Maldonado ~ Portuguese Poetry ~ Nova Arcadia ~ Poesia Portuguese


Title: Apologos

Author: Joao Vicente Pimentel Maldonado

Description: Boards in quarter green, pebbled cloth with marbled paper sides. Gilt lettering and rules on spine. Number written in upper corner of title page, else pages clean. Includes errata page. pp. 252, [1]. 8vo. 147 x 105mm. Rare. Three copies noted on OCLC (Harvard, British Library, Institut catholique de Paris).

A collection of poems by Joao Vicente Pimentel Maldonado (1773-1838), a Portuguese magistrate, writer, journalist, and participant in the gatherings of Nova Arcadia. He was also a liberal and a prominent Freemason and spent several years in prison and political exile. His Apologos received praise from the poets Almeida Garrett and Antonio Feliciano de Castilho.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Na Impressao Regia
Place: Lisboa
Year: 1820

Language: Portuguese

Keywords: Nova Arcadia, Portuguese, Lisbon,

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