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 Luis Mariano's letters and reports, 1616-30
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Luis Mariano's letters and reports, 1616-30

Luis Mariano

Date: 1616-30

Original Language: Portuguese


The current whereabouts of Mariano’s original letters and reports are unknown. Alfred and Guillaume Grandidier mention in a footnote in their Collection des ouvrages anciens concernant Madagascar (vol. 2, p. 2) that they had been in the possession of Fernando de Sousa Coutinho (1850-97), fourth Count of Linhares, who in 1895 sold them to the collector…

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Bechtloff, Dagmar, “ Luis Mariano's letters and reports, 1616-30”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 14 August 2020 <>

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