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 Relação da missão da Costa da Guiné
(801 words)

‘Account of the mission on the Coast of Guinea’

Gaspar de Sevilla

Date: 1647

Original Language: Spanish


Relação da missão da Costa da Guiné is a report of the first Spanish Capuchin mission on the Guinea Coast, which took place from December 1646 to June 1647. Occupying six pages in print, it was written by Fr Gaspar de Sevilla, one of the Capuchin missionaries who participated in the mission. It is dated 23 December 1647, which would s…

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Recheado, Carlene, “ Relação da missão da Costa da Guiné”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>

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