[Rio de Janeiro]: Ministério das Relações Exteriores, Instituto Rio-Branco, Serviço de Publicações, n.d. (1948?). Hardcover. Octavo, boards, 235 p., notes. Good. Item #134555
These essays on Colonial History, previously published in periodicals, include 3 which appeared in 1916 in a volume with same title. Custom bound in half leather w/ raised bands and gilding, with marbled boards, decorative endpapers and original wraps enclosed. Appears to be from a private library: lower spine shows gilt initials "M.C.F."