The Collected Stories of Machado de AssisThe Collected Stories of Machado de Assis
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
New York Times Critics’ Best of the YearA landmark event, the complete stories of Machado de Assis finally appear in English for the first time in this extraordinary new translation.Widely acclaimed as the progenitor of twentieth-century Latin American fiction, Machado de Assis (1839–1908)―the son of a mulatto father and a washerwoman, and th ...
Number of pages: 960 | Publication Date: 2018-06-12 | ISBN-13: 9780871404961

Dom CasmurroDom Casmurro
Machado de Assis

Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2009-09-15 | ISBN-13: 9780374523039

The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas (Library of Latin America)The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas (Library of Latin America)
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
"Be aware that frankness is the prime virtue of a dead man," writes the narrator of The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas. But while he may be dead, he is surely one of the liveliest characters in fiction, a product of one of the most remarkable imaginations in all of literature, Brazil's greatest novelist of the nineteenth century, Joaquim Maria M ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 1998-12-10 | ISBN-13: 9780195101706

Epitaph of a Small WinnerEpitaph of a Small Winner
Machado de Assis
In these memoirs, Braz Cubas, a wealthy nineteenth-century Brazilian, examines (from beyond the grave) his rather undistinguished life in 160 short chapters that are filled with philosophical digressions and exuberant insights. A clear forerunner of Gabriel García Márquez and Jorge Luis Borges, Epitaph for a Small Winner, first published in 1880, ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2008-04-29 | ISBN-13: 9780374531232

Machado de AssisMachado de Assis
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
This “watershed collection” (Wall Street Journal) now appears in an essential selected paperback edition, with twenty-six of Machado’s finest stories. Widely acclaimed as “the greatest writer ever produced in Latin America” (Susan Sontag), as well as “another Kafka” (Allen Ginsberg), Machado de Assis (1839–1908) was famous in his ti ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2019-05-14 | ISBN-13: 9781631495984

50 Contos de Machado de Assis (Em Portugues do Brasil)50 Contos de Machado de Assis (Em Portugues do Brasil)
Machado de Assis
Um homem que tem o estranho prazer de torturar ratos, e encara a morte da mulher com a mesma satisfacao; uma mulher tao obcecada em esconder a idade que impede a filha de se casar; umafortunado compositor de melodias populares que deseja desesperadamente escrever musica classica; um rapazinho de quinze anos que se deixa empolgar pela visao dos brac ...
Number of pages: --- | Publication Date: 2007-01-01 | ISBN-13: 9788535910391

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