The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Faria Y Sousa, Manuel de
A Portuguese poet and historian; entered the diplomatic service, and was for many years secretary to the Spanish embassy at Rome; was a voluminous writer of history and poetry, and did much to develop the literature of his country (1590-1649).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Faria Y Sousa, Manuel de'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/faria-y-sousa-manuel-de.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.