Catecismo brasilico da doutrina Christãa com o ceremonial dos sacramentos, & mais actos parochiaes, 1686


Date: 1686 | Size: 1 volume(s), 1 volume, 93 p.


Manuscript copy of a printed work (Lisboa, Deslandes, 1686); includes poems, statement of Christian doctrine with Portuguese translation, three catechetical dialogues. Complete title is "Catecismo brasilico da doutrina Christáa, com o ceremonial dos sacramentos, & mais actos parochiaes; composto por padres doutos da Companhia de Jesus; emendado nesta segunda impressao pelo P. Bertholameu de Leam..."

Background note

Antonio de Araujo was a Jesuit priest.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume, 93 p.


Received by Manoel do Rodrigues and accessioned, 12/--/1900 (2667).

Alternate formats available

Printed copy is in John Carter Brown Library, Brown University.

Early American History Note

This manuscript collection falls outside the geographic scope of the Early American guide (British North America and the United States before 1840). It may be of interest to scholars interested in global history, international relations, imperialism, or the U.S. in the world.

Indexing Terms

Corporate Name(s)

  • Catholic Church. Brazil. Catechisms - Tupi


  • Tupi poetry.