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Benjamin

Author: Chico Buarque; Clifford E Landers
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chico Buarque; Clifford E Landers
ISBN: 0747530157 9780747530152 0747535027 9780747535027
OCLC Number: 37679712
Description: 150 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Benjamim.
Responsibility: Chico Buarque ; translated by Clifford E. Landers.
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Photographic model turned minor actor Benjamin Zambraia feels mocked by his spurious sort of fame. He is also haunted by Castana Beatriz, a love he lost 30 years before, but whose double has begun to  Read more...

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