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Iracema : a novel

Author: José Martiniano de Alencar; Clifford E Landers
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Series: Library of Latin America.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jose de Alencar's prose-poem Iracema, first published in 1865, is a classic of Brazilian literature--perhaps the most widely-known piece of fiction within Brazil, and the most widely-read of Alencar;s many works. Set in the sixteenth century, it is an extremely romantic portrayal of a doomed live between a Portuguese soldier and an Indian maiden. Iracema reflects the gingerly way that mid-nineteenth cenury Brazil  Read more...
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Alencar, José Martiniano de, 1829-1877.
Iracema.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
(DLC) 99045927
(OCoLC)42437085
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: José Martiniano de Alencar; Clifford E Landers
ISBN: 9780199761685 019976168X
OCLC Number: 776600395
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 148 pages).
Contents: Cover; Contents; Series Editors' General Introduction; Foreword; Translator's Note; Iracema; I; II; III; IV; V; VI; VII; VIII; IX; X; XI; XII; XIII; XIV; XV; XVI; XVII; XVIII; XIX; XX; XXI; XXII; XXIII; XXIV; XXV; XXVI; XXVII; XXVIII; XXIX; XXX; XXXI; XXXII; XXXIII; Notes; Letter; Afterword;
Series Title: Library of Latin America.
Other Titles: Iracema.
Responsibility: by José de Alencar ; translated from the Portuguese by Clifford E. Landers ; with a foreword by Naomi Lindstrom ; and an afterword by Alcides Villaça.
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This poem is based on one of the best known literary pieces in the Brazilian canon. It tells the tale of doomed love between a soldier and an Indian maiden.  Read more...

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