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PALHA, Fernando -- Josén António MONIZ. Catalogue de la bibliothèque de M. Fernando Palha. Lisbon: Libanio da Silva, 1896.
4 parts in 2 volumes, 4o. Contemporary Portuguese sheepskin, spines gilt, original front wrappers preserved (corners lightly rubbed).
One of the most important Portuguese library catalogues described, in French, by José António Moniz. The Palha collection, which consists of approximately 4,660 books and is one of the most complete collections of Portuguese books, is now housed in the Harvard College Library. Taylor, p. 35. (2)
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