The Collected Stories of Machado de AssisThe Collected Stories of Machado de Assis
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
A 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 the grandson of freed slaves―was hailed in ...
Number of pages: 960 | Publication Date: 2018-06-12 | ISBN-13: 9780871404961

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

Dom CasmurroDom Casmurro
Machado de Assis

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

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

The Alienist and Other Stories of Nineteenth-Century Brazil (Hackett Classics)The Alienist and Other Stories of Nineteenth-Century Brazil (Hackett Classics)
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Accompanied by a thorough introduction to Brazil's Machado, Machado's Brazil, these vibrant new translations of eight of Machado de Assis's best-known short stories bring nineteenth-century Brazilian society and culture to life for modern readers. ...
Number of pages: 152 | Publication Date: 2013-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9781603848527

Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas (Portuguese Edition)Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas (Portuguese Edition)
Joaquim Machado de Assis
Bem-vindo ao maravilhoso mundo de Machado de Assis. Nesta edição clássica do seu romance Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas, trazemos até si esta admirável peça literária do final do século XIX e início do século XX. Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas é um romance escrito por Machado de Assis, desenvolvido em princípio como folhetim, de ...
Number of pages: 150 | Publication Date: 2014-10-31 | ISBN-13: 9781503047983

Stories (Brazilian Literature)Stories (Brazilian Literature)
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Featuring ten stories never before translated, dating from 1878 to 1886 (regarded as Joaquim Machado de Assis’s most radically experimental period), this selection of short fiction by Brazil’s greatest author ranges in tone from elegiac and philosophical to impishly ironic. Including the author’s classic essay on world literature–also appea ...
Number of pages: 198 | Publication Date: 2014-03-18 | ISBN-13: 9781564788993

13 Contos de Machado de Assis13 Contos de Machado de Assis
Machado de Assis
“13 Contos” reúne textos escritos entre 1860 e 1873 e que constituem amostra preciosa do gênio literário de Machado e de sua acurada capacidade de descrever os sentimentos e peculiaridades da alma humana. Estão no volume: Miss Dollar, Luís Soares, A mulher de preto, O segredo de Augusta, Confissões de uma viúva moça, Linha reta e linha ...
Number of pages: 286 | Publication Date: 2015-12-07 | ISBN-13: 9781519728180

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