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Sketches of Portuguese life, manners, costume, and character : illustrated by twenty coloured plates, by A.P.D.G

Label
Sketches of Portuguese life, manners, costume, and character : illustrated by twenty coloured plates
Title
Sketches of Portuguese life, manners, costume, and character
Title remainder
illustrated by twenty coloured plates
Statement of responsibility
by A.P.D.G
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Description of the Portuguese way of life in Lisbon and Rio de Janeiro by the anonymous author, A.P.D.G.
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
p. 815
Citation source
Moraes, R.B. de. Bibliographia brasiliana
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
A. P. D. G
Dewey number
946.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DP525
LC item number
.G12
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1793-1847
  • 1794-1852
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whittaker, George Byrom
  • Gilbert, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Portugal
  • Brazil
  • Portugal
  • Brazil
  • Life Style
  • Social Conditions
  • Chron.
  • Aquatint, Colored
  • Manners and customs
  • Travel
  • Brazil
  • Portugal
Summary expansion
The author discusses Portuguese manners and customs, religion, the Court, the army, civil institutions, Negroes, and many other topics, with the intention to satirize and make fun of Portugal, Brazil, and the Portuguese way of life
Label
Sketches of Portuguese life, manners, costume, and character : illustrated by twenty coloured plates, by A.P.D.G
Link
https://archive.org/details/sketchesofportug00apdg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Illustrated with 20 colored plates of scenes of Brazilian life, all drawn by the author himself "with the exception of the three which treat of military and civil executions. Those were given to the author by a gentleman who had received them as a present from a British officer, an eye witness to the facts of which they are descriptive"--Introduction, p. xi
  • Includes one leaf of music and words to a "modinha," entitled "Cruel saudade," by Manuel José Vidigal
  • "Directions to the binder how to place the plates" on p. [3] of second sequence
  • The plates are hand colored
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapt. I. Costumes of Lisbon -- Chapt. II-VI. Ramble through Lisbon -- Chapt. VII. Religious processions of Lisbon -- Chapt. VIII. Portuguese equipages -- Chapt. IX. The Portuguese court -- Chapt. X. Portuguese manners, female dress, &c. -- Chapt. XI. Some Portuguese customs -- Chapt. XII. Portuguese amusements -- Chapt. XIII. Portuguese funerals -- Chapt. XIV. The Portuguese Army, &c. -- Chapt. XV. Portuguese architecture, furniture, gardens, &c. -- Chapt. XVI. Negroes of Lisbon -- Chapt. XVII. Negroes of the Brazils, &c. -- Chapt. XVIII. Saloios or Portuguese peasantry -- Chapt. XIX. Portuguese villages, productions of the country, &c. -- Chapt. XX. Political conspiracy at Lisbon in 1817
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, [3], 364 pages, [1] leaf, [20] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations (aquatints), music)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Sketches of Portuguese life, manners, costume, and character : illustrated by twenty coloured plates, by A.P.D.G
Link
https://archive.org/details/sketchesofportug00apdg
Publication
Note
  • Illustrated with 20 colored plates of scenes of Brazilian life, all drawn by the author himself "with the exception of the three which treat of military and civil executions. Those were given to the author by a gentleman who had received them as a present from a British officer, an eye witness to the facts of which they are descriptive"--Introduction, p. xi
  • Includes one leaf of music and words to a "modinha," entitled "Cruel saudade," by Manuel José Vidigal
  • "Directions to the binder how to place the plates" on p. [3] of second sequence
  • The plates are hand colored
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapt. I. Costumes of Lisbon -- Chapt. II-VI. Ramble through Lisbon -- Chapt. VII. Religious processions of Lisbon -- Chapt. VIII. Portuguese equipages -- Chapt. IX. The Portuguese court -- Chapt. X. Portuguese manners, female dress, &c. -- Chapt. XI. Some Portuguese customs -- Chapt. XII. Portuguese amusements -- Chapt. XIII. Portuguese funerals -- Chapt. XIV. The Portuguese Army, &c. -- Chapt. XV. Portuguese architecture, furniture, gardens, &c. -- Chapt. XVI. Negroes of Lisbon -- Chapt. XVII. Negroes of the Brazils, &c. -- Chapt. XVIII. Saloios or Portuguese peasantry -- Chapt. XIX. Portuguese villages, productions of the country, &c. -- Chapt. XX. Political conspiracy at Lisbon in 1817
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, [3], 364 pages, [1] leaf, [20] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations (aquatints), music)
Specific material designation
remote

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