Paraepistolary types within other genres


1 - Public letters

  1a - In books: the prefatorial letter (letter to the author); letter to the reader by the author; epistolary dedications
  1b - In newspapers: letter from the reader, the "open letter"
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2 - Letters as literature
  2a - Epistolary poems

-- MIRANDA, Sá de (1487-1558)
-- GONZAGA, Tomás Antônio (1744-1810)
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3 - Epistolary didactics

  3a - The epistolary chronicle, memoir, autobiography
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  3b - The epistolary treaty and essay (moral, pedagogical, scientific, etc.)