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 Diário da viagem de Vasco da Gama
(1,358 words)

Diário da viagem de Vasco da Gama

‘Journal of the voyage of Vasco da Gama’

Diário da viagem de Vasco da Gama

Date: Early 16th century

Original Language: Portuguese

Description

The manuscript of Diário da viagem de Vasco da Gama was found at the Convent of the Holy Cross, Coimbra, by Alexandre Herculano in 1834. It is thought to be an early 16th- century copy of a now-lost original, with no title page or other autograph to identify the author. In Ames’s translation, the text is 90 pages long.

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Chesworth, John, “ Diário da viagem de Vasco da Gama”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 07 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26448>
First published online: 2015



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