Dom Henrique the Navigator.
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Dom Henrique the Navigator. by Frederico Pedro Marjay

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Published in Lisbon .
Written in English


  • Henry, Infante of Portugal, 1394-1460

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Edition Notes

StatementArtistic arrangement by Frederico Marjay. Introd. by Fernando de Quintanilha e Mendonça Dias. Text by Costa Brochado [and others] Translation by George F. W. Dykes. Under the patronage of the Executive Committee for the Quincentenary Commemorations of the Death of the Infante Dom Henrique.
ContributionsPortugal. Comissão Executiva das Comemorações do Quinto Centenário da Morte do Infante D. Henrique.
LC ClassificationsG286.H5 M33
The Physical Object
Pagination96, [4] p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5861553M
LC Control Number62032703

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