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The Posthumous Memoirs of Bras Cubas(Realistic trilogy 1)

by Machado de Assis
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Fans of Latin American literature will be thrilled by Oxford University Presss new translations of works by 19th-century Brazilian author Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis. His novels are both heartbreaking and comic; his limning of a colonial Brazil in flux is both perceptive and remarkably modern. The Posthumous Memoirs of Bras Cubas is written as an autobiography, a chron