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 Carta das Novas. Que vieram a el rey nosso senhor do descobrimento do Preste Joham
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‘Letter of news, which was sent to the our lord the king, concerning the discovery of Prester John’‘The discovery of Abyssinia by the Portuguese in 1520’

Diogo Lopes de Sequeira

Date: 1521

Original Language: Portuguese

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Carta das novas. Que vieram a el rei nossi senhor do descobrimento do Preste Jo ão is a thin folio of 14 leaves in two quires, signed A (eight leaves) and B (six leaves), which was probably published by Germão Galharde in Lisbon in 1521 (Thomas and Cortesão, Discovery of…

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Chesworth, John, “ Carta das Novas. Que vieram a el rey nosso senhor do descobrimento do Preste Joham”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28435>
First published online: 2015



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