Brazil: Aries Editora, 1986. Hardcover. Red cloth boards with stamped lettering. Black dust jacket with color-illustration and white vertical lettering. 142 pp. Color illustrations. VG-/VG- stamp on front page, moderate foxing to several pages in the front and back of book, scuffing to dust jacket and some wear to edges and corners. Item #165505
Text in Portuguese and English. "Ex-voto is the erudite name given to those objects which, in the urban centers where there exists the tradition of propitiatory offerings to divnities nearly always Catholic saints- The people call 'promessas', while in the interior regions of the country they are known as 'milagres', literally vows, pledges or miracles." -Back Flap.
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