PEREIRA, António Pinto. 15?? — 1587. S.J. Portuguese Historian of India. From Mogadour, Bragança. Apparently secretary of an officer in Goa. His work dealing with the contemporary history of Portuguese in India was published only posthumously.
Publications: História da Índia no tempo em que a Governou o Visorei Dom Luís de Ataíde. Coimbra 1617, and many editions (incl. a facsimile of 645 p. Lisbon 1987).
Sources: Jöcher 3; Jöcher Suppl 5; GrEncPortBr 21, 1945, 123; book often noted in Internet.