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Alden has a section describing Lavradio's year as Captain-General of Bahia in 1768 -69.  

Boxer, C. R, Race Relations in the Portuguese Colonial Empire 1415-1825 Oxford 1963

Boxer, C. R, The Portuguese Seaborne Empire 1415-1825 London 1969

Burton, Richard F Explorations of the Highlands of the Brazil 2 vols London 1869

Conrad, Robert,  Brazilian slavery an annotated research bibliography Boston, 1977

Conrad, Robert, The Destruction of Brazilian Slavery 1850-88 Berkeley Univ of Calif 1972

Conrad, Robert Edgar. World of sorrow: the African slave trade to Brazil. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, c1986.

da Rocha Pitta, Sebastiào,  Historia da America Portugueza (1880)

Degler, J, Neither Black nor White, Slavery and Race Relations in Brazil and the United States, U Wins

Freyre Gilbert, Casa Grande e Senzala 5th ed. 1946 see English translation Freyre, Gilberto, Mansions and the Shanties: Making of Modem Brazil U Calif Press

Freyre, Gilberto, New World in the Tropics, Vintage

Freyre, Gilberto, The Master and the Slaves, trans S. Putnam 1946 (re Jacintha de Sigueira)

Harris, Marvin, The Myth of the Friendly Master, (in Laura Foner and E.D. Genovese (eds), Slavery in the New World: A Reader in Comparative History 1969)

Harris, Marvin, The Origin of the Descent Rule, (in Laura Foner and E.D. Genovese (eds), Slavery in the New World: A Reader in Comparative History 1969)

Kidder, Daniel, Sketches of Brazil (1845)

Klein, Herbert, African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean Oxford 1986 OUP

Koster, Henry,  Travels in Brazil 1809 to 1815

Mawe, J, Travels in the Interior of Brazil 1812

Nieuhoff's Brazil in Pinkerton's Voyages, covers an earlier period.

Pierson, Donald, Negroes in Brazil 1942 a rich resource, thoroughly researched

Ramos, Arthur, trans Richard Pattee, The Negro in Brazil 1939

Walsh, R, Notices of Brazil 2 vols 1830

Wilberforce, E, Brazil Viewed through a Naval Glass with Notes on Slavery and the Slave Trade, London 1856