Rio de Janeiro’s Regal Reading Room

Rio De Janeiro's Royal Portuguese Reading Room

Constructed between 1880 and 1887, Rio de Janeiro’s Royal Portuguese Reading Room (The Real Gabinete Portugu√™s de Leitura) houses the largest and most valuable collection of Portuguese literature outside of, well, Portugal.

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