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Commentaries of Ruy Freyre de Andrada, in which are related his exploits from the year 1619, in which he left this kingdom of Portugal as general of the sea of Ormuz, and coast of Persia, and Arabia, until his death.
New York, R.M. McBride & Co., 1930
|Named Person:||Ruy Freire de Andrade|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Paulo Craesbeck; C R Boxer
|Notes:||"Printed in Great Britain."
The frontispiece is a facsimile of the t.p. of the original edition, Lisboa, 1647: Commentarios do grande capitam Rvy Frevre de Andrada ... Tirados de humas relaçoẽs, & papels verdadeyros por industria de Paulo Craesbeeck ...
"It is not certain who was the author of the Commentarios, but it was probably the publisher Paulo Craesbeeck, who claims to have composed the volume from various "trustworthy papers"."--Preface.
|Description:||lvi, 328 pages illustrations (maps) plates, 2 portrait, 5 plans (2 folded) 2 facsimile (including frontispiece) 23 cm.|
|Series Title:||The Argonaut series|
|Responsibility:||Edited with an introduction by C.R. Boxer.|