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Buarque, Chico 1944-

Overview
Works: 928 works in 1,982 publications in 17 languages and 11,784 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Documentary films  Drama  Nonfiction films  Pictorial works  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Dance films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Performer, Singer, Composer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Narrator, Artist, Arranger, Musician, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Vocalist, Actor
Classifications: PQ9698.18.O35, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Chico Buarque
 
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Most widely held works by Chico Buarque
Budapest : a novel by Chico Buarque( Book )

71 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not just one of Brazil's most influential and beloved composers and musicians, Chico Buarque has won high praise as a poet, playwright, and novelist. Now he offers what Caetano Veloso describes as "the most beautiful of his three mature novels"--a darkly comic social satire and a transcontinental love story of sex, violence, and comedy
Spilt milk by Chico Buarque( Book )

52 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centenarian Eulalio Assumpcao has reached the end of his long life. From his modest bed in a Rio public hospital, as his mind falters, he grandly recounts his past to passing nurses, his visiting daughter and the whitewashed ceiling. His eccentric stories are seemingly nothing more than the ramblings of a dying man, yet as he overlaps each confused memory, they begin to coalesce into a brilliant and bitter eulogy for himself and for Brazil. Charting his own fall from aristocracy, Eulalio's feverish monologue sprawls across the last century, from his empire-building ancestors to his drug-deali
Terra : struggle of the landless by Sebastião Salgado( Book )

17 editions published in 1997 in 4 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Salgado's stunning photographs of Brazil's landless rural population (estimated at nearly five million) includes an impassioned and biting preface by Saramago, three poems by Chico Buarque, and extensive captions. Ably translated. A beautiful and disturbing book"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Turbulence : a novel by Chico Buarque( Book )

73 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beeld van de onrust en waanzin in de hedendaagse grote stad in Brazilië
Acoustic Brazil by Gal Costa( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains twelve acoustic selections inspired by the musical traditions of Brazil
Byebye Brasil( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hypnotically languorous road movie with an upbeat political kick. The story follows a smalltime traveling sideshow which includes Ciço, a recent addition. A poor villager with a pregnant wife, he has fallen in love with the exotic dancer Salomé. In the end, the troupe heads down dusty roads facing increasing disinterest and social change in Brazil
Fados by Cabelo Branco é Saudade( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore a musical genre that combines African and Brazilian origins into a fusion of cinema, song, dance, and instruments. Includes legends Maria Severa and Amália Rodrigues, modern stars Mariza and Camane, and more
Brasileiro by Sergio Mendes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beleza tropical by David Byrne( Recording )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in Portuguese and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dona Flor e seus dois maridos = Dona Flor and her two husbands by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in Portuguese and Italian and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Brazilian comedy concerns a young widow whose philandering husband unexpectedly dies. Dona Flor then marries the respectable, considerate husband she has yearned for. To her horror and amusement, however, she finds her neglected libido calling her husband back from the grave. (Circulates)
The spirit of samba : black music of Brazil( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A street tour of Brazil from the ghettos of Rio to Samba schools preparing for Carnival and the African-rooted Bahia region. Includes interview with Gilberto Gil, probing the political impact of his music, and performances and conversations with other Brazilian performers. Finally there's the Capoeira dancers, performers of a unique martial arts dance which originated in Angola. Film surveys many styles of music of the country including Samba, bossa nova and others
Tributo a Chico Buarque( )

1 edition published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin by Chico Buarque( Book )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Buarque's second novel is the disturbing tale of an exmodel who, in the seconds before dying, relives his life as if it were a film. A tale of obsession and urban chaos, expertly and lovingly translated, with great attention to the dense descriptive passages of the original"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Mijn Duitse broer by Chico Buarque( Book )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als de Braziliaanse Chico ontdekt dat hij een halfbroer heeft die zijn vader in de jaren '30 bij zijn toenmalige vriendin in fascistisch Duitsland heeft verwekt, begint hij een speurtocht naar het verleden
Gota d'água by Chico Buarque( Book )

46 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MELHOR DA MPB (O)( )

in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BRAZIL Ribeiro, Perry: Garota de Ipanema( )

2 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BRAZIL Waldir Silva: Valsa dos Namorados( )

in No Linguistic content and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BRAZIL Na Bossa da MPB( )

in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Terra : struggle of the landless
Alternative Names
Barque, Chico 1944-

Buarque, Chico

Buarque, Chico 1944-

Buarque de Holanda, Chico.

Buarque de Holanda, Chico 1944-

Buarque de Holanda, Francisco.

Buarque de Holanda, Francisco 1944-

Buarque de Hollanda, Chico.

Buarque de Hollanda Chico 1944-....

Buarque de Hollanda, Francisco

Buarque de Hollanda Francisco 1944-....

Buarque, Francisco 1944-

Chico Buarque brasilianischer Musiker und Autor

Chico Buarque Braziliaans zanger

Chico Buarque brazilian singer, composer and writer

Chico Buarque cantante, compositore e scrittore brasiliano

Chico Buarque chanteur, compositeur et écrivain brésilien

Chico Buarque de Holanda

Chico Buarque de Hollanda, Chico 1944-

Chico Buarque poeta, cantante, guitarrista, compositor, dramaturgo y novelista brasileño

De Holanda, Chico Buarque.

De Holanda, Chico Buarque, 1944-

De Hollanda, Chico Buarque.

De Hollanda, Chico Buarque 1944-

Holanda, Chico Buarque de

Holanda, Chico Buarque de 1944-

Holanda, Francisco Buarque de 1944-

Hollanda, Chico Buarque de

Hollanda Chico Buarque de 1944-....

Hollanda, Francisco Buarque de

Hollanda Francisco Buarque de 1944-....

Буарке, Чико 1944-

Холланда, Чико Буарке де 1944-

Шику Буарке

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בוארקי, שיקו 1944-

שיקו בוארקי

부아르키, 시쿠 1944-

シコ・ブアルキ

ブアルキ, シコ

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Terra : struggle of the landlessTurbulence : a novelDona Flor e seus dois maridos = Dona Flor and her two husbandsBenjamin