THE LETTERS OF A PORTUGUESE NUN (MARIANNA ALCOFORADO) Revised edition

By: ALCOFORADO, MARIANNA PRESTAGE, EDGAR (TRANSLATOR)

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2nd Revised Edition.Green cloth boards with gilt titles to front board, 170x115mm approx. 80pp incl. Bibliography and opinions on the 1st edition. 24pp Introduction by the translator followed by the text of 5 letters written in 1667 by Marianna Alcoforado who had been "let down" by her lover a French Army Officer. The bibliography runs to 6 pages and is testament to the intensity and power of the letters. VG (Minor shelf wear to boards, Front free end paper replaced, a few foxing spots to prelims and last few pages. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: THE LETTERS OF A PORTUGUESE NUN (MARIANNA ALCOFORADO) Revised edition

Author Name: ALCOFORADO, MARIANNA PRESTAGE, EDGAR (TRANSLATOR)

Categories: Autobiography /Biography, Classics, Essays / Letters / Quotations,

Publisher: London, DAVID NUTT In the Strand: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 118349

Keywords: LITERATURE LOVE LETTERS SHE HAD BEEN "LET DOWN" BY FRENCH ARMY OFFICER , THE OF A PORTUGUESE NUN, FIVE LOVE-LETTERS FROM NUN TO CAVALIER, MARIANNA ALCOFORADO, BOOKS ON LINE BRIGHTON BIBLIOGRAPHY,