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MELLO, Fortunato de

Senhores Reprezentantes da Naçaõ Portugueza. 

£40

(colophon) Lisbon, Na Typ. da A das Bellas Artes, 1840.

Description

12mo.  40 pp.  Contemporary wrappers.   Title at head of p. (1).   Library stamp on title page.

Mello was Military Governor of Goa during a period of political unrest, and was recalled to Lisbon following a revolt in 1836 which established a provisional government.   He justifies his conduct and defends himself from accusations, particularly those made in 1835 by Bernardo Peres da Silva, the Indo-Portuguese Mayor of Goa appointed in that year.   Pp. 21-40 contain reproductions of documents relating to the case.   Copy from the library of the Dukes of Palmela.

Not in Innocêncio.  

 

00665

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