National Library of Australia

Opening hours Australia Day long weekend: Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 January: Library open during regular opening hours; Monday 27 January: All Reading Rooms closed, Bookshop & Exhibition Galleries open from 9am-5pm.

You must be logged in to Tag Records
Letters from a Portuguese nun / translated from the French and with an introduction by Olive Kennedy ; and illustrated by Richard Kennedy
Bib ID 298034
Format BookBook
Uniform Title Lettres Portugaises, traduites en Francais. English
Description Andoversford : Whittington, c1986 
[6], iv, [2], 36, [1] p. : ill. ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 0904845796 (vellum)
0904845788
Notes

Letters in French,. 1660-1715 - English texts (BNB/PRECIS)

Translation of: Lettres Portugaises, traduites en Francais.

Formerly attributed to Marianna Alcoforado; now believed to be the work of Viscomte de Guilleragues.

Limited ed. of 235 copies. 200 casebound; 25 in vellum; 10 with onlays of leather, with a separate set of proofs of the illustrations ... Colophon.

Library has copy VII, in vellum, with extra set of illustrations, out of limited ed. of 325 copies.

Library's copy signed by Olive and Richard Kennedy.

Other authors/contributors Alcoforado, Mariana, 1640-1723  |  Kennedy, Richard, 1910-1989  |  Kennedy, Olive  |  Guilleragues, Gabriel Joseph de Lavergne, vicomte de, 1628-1685  |  Whittington Press

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.