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Fernão Mendes Pinto

(c. 1510—1583)


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(c.1510–1583),

Portuguese traveller, a native of Montemor-o-Velho who left Portugal in 1537 on a journey that in the course of the next 21 years took him to Ethiopia, India, China ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — Literature.


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