WorldCat Identities

Scliar, Moacyr

Overview
Works: 220 works in 977 publications in 10 languages and 8,027 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: PQ9698.29.C54, 869.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Moacyr Scliar
The strange nation of Rafael Mendes by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

28 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centaur in the garden by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A novel of magical realism set in an early twentieth-century Jewish immigrant colony in southern Brazil"--Provided by publisher
Max and the cats : a novel by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrayed by his lover's husband, Max Schmidt, the son of a furrier, escapes from the Nazi authorities in his native Germany and boards a ship bound for Brazil, but when the ship sinks, he is stranded in a lifeboat with only a hungry jaguar for company
The one-man army by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through the local children's imaginative fantasy of a pretend war, tells the story of the day-to-day survival of Jews in Porto Alegre, Brazil, during World War II. The first novel by Brazilian-Jewish author Moacyr Scliar; translated by David William Foster"--Provided by publisher
The carnival of the animals by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

29 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three brief stories describe a plan for extinction, hungry bears, a shipwrecked cow, a tiny dog, an aging superhero, a fishing contest, a gunfighter, and anonymous phone calls
Kafka's leopards by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows the actions of Benjamin Kantarovitch, nicknamed "Mousy," relating a series of missteps, misinterpretations, and misidentifications involving Franz Kafka and one of his most famous parables"--Provided by publisher
A orelha de Van Gogh : contos by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volunteers by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in Portuguese and English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O centauro no jardim by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

38 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belletristik : Brasilien/Marokko ; Identitätssuche
A mulher que escreveu a Bíblia by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

35 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un professeur d'histoire expérimente sur ses élèves amorphes la thérapie des vies antérieures. Une élève lui laisse le récit détaillé de sa vie antérieure avant de s'enfuir avec son bien-aimé. Fille laide mais lettrée d'un chef de tribu, elle devient la 701e épouse du roi Salomon et rédige un livre à sa gloire
The gods of Raquel by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A balada do falso Messias by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in Portuguese and English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O exército de um homen só; novela by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

31 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A majestade do Xingu by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Portuguese and French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le destin de deux juifs dont les familles ont émigré en Amérique du Sud. L'un passera la vie modeste derrière le comptoir de sa mercerie de Sao Paulo tandis que l'autre va devenir une légende, une célébrité du monde médical, connu dans le Brésil tout entier pour ses aventures et son action auprès des tribus indiennes
The enigmatic eye by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonhos tropicais by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tieta by Jorge Amado( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banished for promiscuity, Tieta returns to the seaside village of Agreste after twenty-six years. Thinking she is now a rich, respectable widow, her mercenary family welcomes her with open arms. But Tieta is forced to reveal her true identity in order to save the town's beautiful beaches from ugly development. For the only way she can stop the factory is to call upon her close connections in Säo Paulo's highest political and financial circles-as only the Madam of the city's ritziest bordello can.--Back cover
Moacyr Scliar by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

26 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contos reunidos by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O ciclo das águas by Moacyr Scliar( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in Portuguese and German and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The centaur in the garden
Alternative Names
Moacyr Scliar brasilianischer Schriftsteller und Arzt

Moacyr Scliar Brazilian writer

Moacyr Scliar scrittore e medico brasiliano

Scliar, Moacir

Scliar, Moacir 1937-2011

Scliar Moacir Jaime 1937-2011

Sclar, Moacyr

Scliar, Moacyr Jaime

Scliar, Moacyr Jaime 1937-

Scliar, Moacyr Jaime 1937-2011

Скляр, Моасир

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Max and the cats : a novelThe one-man armyA mulher que escreveu a BíbliaTieta