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Sketches of society and manners in Portugal

in a series of letters

by Arthur William Costigan

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Published by Printed for T. Vernor ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portugal -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Portugal -- Social life and customs -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementfrom Arthur William Costigan ... to his brother in London. In two volumes.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    ContributionsCostigan, Charles Ant., ed., Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner., John Adams Library (Boston Public Library)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24129682M
    LC Control Number04025159

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