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A Vida Literária No Brasil, 1900.

by Broca, Brito, 1903-1961.

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1956
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Rio de Janeiro: Ministério da Educação e Cultura, Serviço de Documentação, 1956. Soft Cover. 275 pages, [19] pages of plates, illus.; 25 cm. Series: Colecção "Letras e artes" [5]. José Brito Broca describes literary life in Rio de Janeiro in 1900. Vg / soft cover. Stock#45876.
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Nicaraguan Peasant Poetry from Solentiname.

by Gullette, David, editor.

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1988
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Albuquerque, NM, West End Press, 1988. English and Spanish on facing pages. 22 poets. Solentiname is an island chain in Lago de Nicaragua. Soft Cover. Signed. 209 pages, map, 21.5 cm. Stock#30670. Vg/ wrappers.
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Handbook Of Latin American Studies: No. 54 Humanities

by Moyano Martin, Dolores, and P. Sue Mundell, eds.

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Austin, University of Texas, 1995.. Hard Cover. xxii, 936 p. index, 24 cm. 5539 annotated entries. ”A selective and annotated guide to recent publications in Art, History, Literature, Music, Philosophy, and Electronic Resources. Sheehy DB157. Stock #28, 191. Vg/no dj. This is the copyright copy with an LC release stamp. Latin America South Hispanic
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Memorias póstumas de Brís Cubas.

by Machado de Assís, 1839-1908.

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1957
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Rio de Janeiro [etc.]: W. M. Jackson Inc. [1957]. Soft Cover. 425 pages; 20.5 cm. Series: His Obras completas. First published 1880 in Revista Brasileira, this contains the author's Prólogo da Tercera Edição. Stock#46167. Good+ / soft cover.
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NY, Knopf, 1946. 'First American Edition.'. Hard Cover. Translated from the Portuguese of the Fourth and Definitive Brazilian Edition by Samuel Putnam. lxxi, 537, xliv, [1] p., folding plan; 25 cm.; dj clipped, edges chipped, spine darkened; VG. Includes bibliographical references (p. 501-537) and index. 'With astonishing erudition, with a sense of style, and with a… Read more
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Torino, Attualità Culturale Penisola Iberica e America Latina. Periodical. [8], 329-432, [8] p., adverts; 24 cm. Contents incl. Emilio Carilla, Carrió de la Vandera y Quevedo; Oreste Macrí, Valori della poesia ispanoamericana (Sul filo dell' antologia di Tentori); Coplas sobre el año de quinientos y veynte y uno de Juan del Enzina (Inediti e rari a cura di Cándido… Read more
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IJHL / Indiana Journal of Hispanic Literatures IJHL. Volume 1, Number 2, Spring 1993. Latin America: Literal Territories

by Indiana University (Bloomington, Department of Spanish & Portuguese. Beltran, Luis, editor

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Bloomington (Indiana), Department of Spanish & Portuguese, Indiana University, 1993. Periodical. 183 p., 6 figs.; 24.5 cm. Ten articles. Previous owner Alan Trueblood has made numerous pencil editorial corrections. Stock#47267. Vg / journal.
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London/New York, Readers International, 1986. Soft Cover. 4 p.l., 253 p. 'A panoramic novel of Nicaragua in the Somoza era.' Stock #100,176. Vg/paperback Latin American literature Liberation
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Machado de Assís. The Brazilian Master and his Novels.

by Caldwell, Helen.

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Published
1970
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Berkeley, University of California Press, 1970. Machado de Assis, 1839-1908, Brazilian novelist, has come to be recognized as a major writer. Hard Cover. [viii], 270 pages, index; 22 cm. Vg, green cloth; no dj. Stock#37733.
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Dreamtigers

by Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986

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Austin, Texas UP [1985]. Soft Cover. 95 p., 23 cm. Translated from El Hacedor (The Maker) by Mildred Boyer and Harold Morland. Woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi. Introduction by Miguel Enguídanos. Stock# 38,098. Vg/ paper. First paperback edition. Argentina, South America, literature.
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Latin America. A Double Issue

by The Massachusetts Review. Jenkins, Paul, Ellen Watson, editors

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Amherst: The Massachusetts Review, 1986. Periodical. [xii], 401-740 p., 8 leaves of color illus.; 23 cm. Poetry, stories, etc. translated into English. An article "When Republics Go Bananas" by Penny Lernoux, opens, "'The Colossus of the North' as Latin Americans once called the United States, no longer seems quite so awesome in its southern neighbors... the giant is increasingly… Read more
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Histórias sem data.

by Machado de Assís, 1839-1908. Mesquita, Ary de, editor.

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1957
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Rio de Janeiro, W. M. Jackson [1957]. Obras completas de Machado de Assís, volume 13. "Advertencia da Ia edição", page [5]. Soft Cover. 306 pages; 21 cm.; VG. Stock#46168.
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NY, Grossman, 1968. Hard Cover. [59] p., 2 illus.; 26 cm. Parallel Spanish text and English translation. Translated by Edward Dorn and Gordon Brotherston. ISBN (10): 0206615582. Very Good in good+ dust jacket. Stock#47496.
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Tuntún de pasa y grifería.

by Palés Matos, Luis, 1898-1959. López-Baralt, Mercedes, editor

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1999, c1993
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San Juan, P.R.: Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña : Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico [1999, c1993]. Hard Cover. 226 p., illus.; 21 cm. Series: Colección puertorriqueña 4. Includes bibliographical references (p. [61]-68). Poetry with strong African connections by a poet of Puerto Rico. With a gift inscription. Stock#46131. Vg / laminated covers.
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Shadows Move Among Them.

by Mittelhölzer, Edgar, 1909-1965.

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Published
1951
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Philadelphia, Lippincott [1951]. Edgar Mittelhölzer (1909-1965), a Guyanese novelist, was the first professional writer to come out of the English-speaking Caribbean. This novel is set in British Guyana. Sensuality and mysticism dominate "the local conditions" and nothing is quite as it appears to be; shadows take independent form. Hard Cover. 334 pages; 19 cm. Good+, an old… Read more
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Iaiá García.

by Machado de Assís, 1839-1908.

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São Paulo, Instituto de Divulgação Cultural [1963]. Novel, first published 1878. Hard Cover. 161, [1] pages; 21.5 cm. Vg / no dj as issued. Stock#46170.
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Antología Brasileira. Coletánea em prosa e verso de escritores nacionais...

by Werneck, Eugenio, editor

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Published
1942
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22.a edição
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Livraria Francisco Alves, Rio de Janeiro, 1942. '22.a edição'. Anthology of Brazilian writing. Contents: Prosa: Descrições e narrações, Contos, Humorismo, Teatro, Retratos / Caracteres, Dissertações / Questões sociais, História e Geografia, Tradições / Lendas, Contos populares, Sermões e discursos, Cartas, Máximas e pensamentos; Poesia: Sonetos, Lirica, Cánticos / Hinos, Elégias, Odes / Poesia patriótica, Poesia descritiva / Narrações, Apólogos… Read more
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Nueva Antología Personal.

by Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986.

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1968
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[Mexico DF, 1968], Siglo XXI Editores. Soft Cover. vii, 226 p., 18.5 cm. His poetry and prose. Good+, paper covers lightly soiled. Stock#38097.
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Introdução ao estudio da literatura Brasileira. Enciclopédia Brasileira.

by Broca, Brito & J. Galante de Sousa.

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1963
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Instituto Nacional do Livro, Rio de Janeiro, 1963. Enciclopédia Brasileira. Biblioteca de Obras Subsidiárias. Série A. Assuntos Brasileiros 8. Arte e Literatura. Síntese Crítico-Histórica, Brito Broca; Bibliografia, Galante de Sousa. Text discusses Pré-Romantismo e Romantismo, Fase Realista e Naturalista e Simbolista, Pre-Modernismo e Modernismo, Modernismo e Pós-Modernismo, História Literária e Bibliografia, Biografia. The bibliography section is similarly divided.… Read more
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