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Helena: A Novel by  Joaquim Maria (translated & introduction by Helen Caldwell) Machado de Assis - 1st English-language edition. - 1984 - from Century Books (SKU: 4879)

Helena: A Novel

Helena: A Novel by  Joaquim Maria (translated & introduction by Helen Caldwell) Machado de Assis - 1st English-language edition. - 1984 - from Century Books (SKU: 4879)

Helena: A Novel

by Machado de Assis, Joaquim Maria (translated & introduction by Helen Caldwell)

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ISBN 13
9780520048126
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Berkeley: University of California, 1984. 1st English-language edition.. Hardback. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket.. Stamp on bottom edge, else fine. First English translation of author's third novel, which remains one of his most popular with more than 20 Portuguese editions. Originally published in Brazil in 1876. Set in Rio de Janeiro in 1850, the story is one of mystery and romance with a penetrating look at 19th century Brazilian high society.

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Century Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
4879
Title
Helena: A Novel
Author
Machado de Assis, Joaquim Maria (translated & introduction by Helen Caldwell)
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Fine dust jacket.
Edition
1st English-language edition.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0520048121
ISBN 13
9780520048126
Publisher
University of California
Place of Publication
Berkeley
Date Published
1984
Keywords
Brazil Portuguese lit.

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