Paraepistolary types within other genres



PUBLIC LETTERS

* In books: the prefatorial letter (l. to the author); letter to the reader by the author; dedications

* In newspapers: letter from the reader, the "open letter"


LETTERS AS LITERATURE

* EPISTOLARY POEMS

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

* STUDIES


EPISTOLARY DIDACTICS

* CHRONICLE, MEMOIR, AUTOBIOGRAPHY

* STUDIES

* TREATY AND ESSAY (MORAL, PEDAGOGIC, SCIENTIFIC...)