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Queirós, Eça de 1845-1900

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Works: 1,636 works in 7,102 publications in 13 languages and 36,503 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Satire  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epistolary fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Creator, Director
Classifications: PQ9261.E3, 869.33
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The Maias by Eça de Queirós( Book )
196 editions published between 1888 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,603 libraries worldwide
Set in Lisbon at the close of the 19th century, this work is both a coming-of-age novel and a passionate romance. Newly translated by the acclaimed translator Costa, Eca de Queiross brilliant prose is brought to life for American readers for the first time
The city & the mountains by Eça de Queirós( Book )
311 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,546 libraries worldwide
"Born in Paris, Jacinto - the hero of The City and the Mountains - is the heir to a vast estate in the Alentejo in Portugal, which he has never visited. Jacinto lives in a beautiful mansion crammed with books and the latest gadgets. He mixes with the creme de la creme of Paris society, but is monumentally bored. One by one, his gadgets let him down. And then he receives a letter from the estate manager in Portugal: the bones of his ancestors are to be moved to the new chapel - would he like to be there? With great trepidation, Jacinto sets off with his best friend, the narrator, on a mammoth train journey. When they arrive, the huge old house is a wreck, all Jacinto's luggage has been lost, but for the first time in ages he eats a hearty meal and sleeps the sleep of the just on a straw mattress on the floor. Jacinto has the house renovated, sets about improving conditions for his farm workers, and what he discovers in simple country life upends his expectations deliciously."--book jacket
The illustrious house of Ramires by Eça de Queirós( Book )
253 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,524 libraries worldwide
Goncalo Ramires, last heir to the most noble house of Portugal, is writing a book on his ancestors in the hope some of the glory will rub off on him. In counter-pointing Goncalo's cowardice with the valor of his ancestors, Queiroz (1845-1900) was identifying him with Portugal itself. Queiroz has been called the Dickens of Portugal
The relic, a novel by Eça de Queirós( Book )
296 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,290 libraries worldwide
"The Relic is an irreverent fictional autobiography narrating the picaresque adventures of Teodorico, a Portuguese playboy determined to be the sole heir of his absurdly pious, sexually repressed, and tyrannical Auntie. Sent to the Holy Land, he returns with what he presumes is the "relic of relics" in hopes of persuading Auntie to bequeath her vast fortune to him. While in Jerusalem, Teodorico has a vision in which he witnesses Christ's trial and crucifixion and the founding of Christianity--with a twist."--Google books
Letters from England by Eça de Queirós( Book )
102 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 613 libraries worldwide
O mandarim by Eça de Queirós( Book )
198 editions published between 1880 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 602 libraries worldwide
"Tells the story of Theodore, who although not lacking anything important, always had a life without money. One day, he discovers a book about the Legend of Mandarin, which says to ring a bell at a certain time, doing so would cause a Mandarin to die, leaving all the wealth for the bell ringers. The Devil instigates... in an hour everything begins to change. A life of luxury and wealth begins for Theodore. But then he suffers from guilt, especially when he begins to have visions about the deceased Mandarin and about his family's current difficulties... A mysterious being, which is obviously the devil, gives Theodore a terrible dilemma: whether or not to touch a magic bell and kill the rich Mandarin Ti Chin-Fu, remotely and instantly, who lived in the wilds of China. This simple gesture would make him the heir and master of an immense fortune! Theodore gives in to temptation and becomes a Nawab. But the crime, although done telepathically, does not "pay"... -- cataloger's translation of goodreads.com
The mandarin, and other stories by Eça de Queirós( Book )
15 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
The Mandarin is a satire on avarice published with the stories' Jose Matia's, 'The Idiosyncrasies of a Young Blonde Woman' and ' The Hanged Man'
The tragedy of the street of flowers by Eça de Queirós( Book )
71 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 442 libraries worldwide
"One night at the theatre, Vitor da Silva, a young law graduate, sees a strikingly beautiful woman: Genoveva de Molineux. She claims to have been born in Madeira and to have lived for many years in Paris. The truth about her past gradually begins to surface, as does the terrible secret that lies behind the overwhelming mutual attraction between her and Vitor"--Back cover
The correspondence of Fradique Mendes : a novel by Eça de Queirós( Book )
147 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 429 libraries worldwide
"A bright, witty excursion through the fictional letters of a turn-of-the-century dandy who hilariously edifies, entertains, infuriates, and endears"--Page 4 of cover
To the capital by Eça de Queirós( Book )
94 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Alves & Co. by Eça de Queirós( Book )
82 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Een zachtaardige zakenman treft zijn liefhebbende vrouw thuis aan in de armen van zijn beste vriend en zakenpartner
Le mystère de la route de Sintra by Eça de Queirós( Book )
102 editions published between 1870 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Cover; Title; The Author; The Translators; Contents; Prefatory Letter to the Publisher; Doctor ***'s Account; Chapter II; Chapter III; Chapter IV; Chapter V; Chapter VI; Chapter VII; The Letter from Z.; From 'F.' to the Doctor; Chapter II; Chapter III; Chapter IV; Z.'s Second Letter; The Tall Masked Man's Account; Chapter II; Chpater III; Chapter IV; Chapter V; Chapter VI; Chapter VII; Chapter VIII; Chapter IX; Chapter X; Chapter XI; Chapter XII; Chapter XIII; Chapter XIV; Chapter XV; The Revelations of A.M.C.; Chapter II; Chapter III; Chapter IV; Chapter V; Chapter VI; Her Confession
O primo bazilio : episodio doméstico by Eça de Queirós( Book )
125 editions published between 1878 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Jorge, a successful engineer and employee of a ministry and Luísa, a romantic and dreamy girl, star as the typical bourgeois couple of 19th-century Lisbon society. When Jorge is absent on business, Luisa reunites with Cousin Bazilio, a bon-vivant who is all too perfect to play the protagonist in one of her romantic novels. Their affair is discovered by the calculating maid Juliana, and the subsequent blackmail and scheming eventually destroys the household
Prosas barbaras by Eça de Queirós( Book )
106 editions published between 1903 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 251 libraries worldwide
O crime do padre Amaro : cenas da vida devota by Eça de Queirós( Book )
63 editions published between 1880 and 2006 in Portuguese and English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Os Maias; episodios da vida romantica by Eça de Queirós( Book )
81 editions published between 1888 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 225 libraries worldwide
O primo Basílio : texto integral by Eça de Queirós( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in Portuguese and held by 28 libraries worldwide
The crime of Padre Amaro = El crimen del Padre Amaro by Carlos Carrera( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Drame de moeurs. Amaro, un prêtre nouvellement ordonné, arrive dans la petite ville de Los Reyes afin d'y seconder le père Benito, un religieux d'expérience chargé par le diocèse de prendre le jeune homme sous son aile. Sous ses dehors vertueux, Benito cache quelques secrets inavouables, notamment une liaison sexuelle avec la restauratrice Sanjuanera et la fréquentation de criminels locaux dont il blanchit l'argent en échange de dons charitables. Amaro ne demeure pas en reste très longtemps, puisqu'il s'engage bientôt dans une relation amoureuse secrète avec Amelia, la fille adolescente de Sanjuanera. Mais lorsque la jeune fille tombe enceinte, il veut la forcer à se faire avorter, ce qui entraînera des conséquences tragiques
Vida e obra de Eça de Queirós by João Gaspar Simões( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in Portuguese and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Dicionário de Eça de Queiroz by Eça de Queirós( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Portuguese and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Mendes, Carlos Fradique

A. G. M., pseud.
A. L. M., pseud.
A. M., pseud.
A. Z., pseud.
Ai-sa Te Kai-lo-ssu
Ai-sa Te Kai-lo-ssu, 1845-1900
Aisa De Gailuosi
Aisa de Gailuosi, 1845-1900
Carlos
De Eça de Queirós, José Maria.
De Queirós, Eça.
De Queirós, Eça, 1845-1900
De Queirós, José Maria Eça.
De Queiroz, José Maria Eça
E. Q.
Eça de Queirós.
Eça de Queirós 1845-1900
Eça de Queiros J.M. 1845-1900
Eça de Queirós, José Maria.
Eça de Queirós, José Maria 1845-1900
Eça de Queirós, José Maria de
Eça de Queirós, José Maria de, 1845-1900
Eça de Queirós Portugees journalist
Eça de Queirós romancier portugais
Eça de Queiroz.
Eça de Queiroz 1845-1900
Eça de Queiroz, J. M. d' (José Maria), 1845-1900
Eça de Queiróz, José Maria 1845-1900
Eça de Queiroz, José Maria de
Eça de Queiróz, José Maria de, 1845-1900
Eça J.M. 1845-1900
Ėsa de Kejroš, Žoze Marija 1845-1900
Gailuosi, Aisa De
Gailuosi, Aisa de, 1845-1900
Gomes, João, pseud.
José Maria de Eça de Queirós
José Maria de Eça de Queirós portugalský spisovatel
José Maria de Eça de Queiroz Portuguese writer
José Maria Eça de Queirós escritor portugués
José Maria Eça de Queirós giornalista, diplomatico e scrittore portoghese
José Maria Eça de Queiroz
José Maria Eça de Queiroz portugiesischer Schriftsteller
Kai-lo-ssu, Ai-sa Te
Kai-lo-ssu, Ai-sa Te, 1845-1900
Keĭrosh, Ėsa de
Kejroš, Ėsa de 1845-1900
Kejroš, Žoze Marija Ėsa de 1845-1900
Mendes, Carlos Fradique, 1845-1900
Mendes, Fradique, pseud.
Mendes Ramires, Gonçalo.
Mendes Ramires Gonçalo 1845-1900
Queirós, Eça de
Queirós Eça de 1845-1900
Queirós, J. M. Eçá de.
Queirós, J. M. Eçá de 1845-1900
Queiros J.V. d' E. de 1845-1900
Queirós, José Maria de Eça de
Queirós, José Maria de Eça de 1845-1900
Queirós, José Maria Eça de
Queirós, José María Eça de, 1845-1900
Queirós, José MariaEça de, 1845-1900
Queiroz, Eça de
Queiróz, Eça de 1845-1900
Queiroz J. M. d' E. de 1845-1900
Queiroz, J. M. d'Eça de (José Maria d'Eça), 1845-1900
Queiróz, José Maria de Eça de
Queiróz, José Maria de Eça de, 1845-1900
Queiróz, José Maria Eça de 1845-1900
Ramires, Gonçalo Mendes.
Ramires Gonçalo Mendes 1845-1900
Um Espectador, pseud.
Žozē Marija Esa de Keirošs
Еса де Кейрош
Жозе Мария Эса ди Кейруш
Кейрош Ж.М. 1845-1900
Кейрош, Эса де
Эса де Кейрош Ж.М. 1845-1900
Эса де Кейрош, Жозе Мария
Эса ди Кейрош Ж. М. 1845-1900
Эса ди Кейруш Ж.М. 1845-1900
Эса Ж.М. 1845-1900
אסה דה קירוש, ז'וזה מריה דה, 1845-1900
קירוש, ז'וזה מריה דה אסה דה, 1845-1900
에사 드 케이로스
エッサ・デ・ケイロス
ケイロス, エサ・デ
ケイロース, エッサ・デ
克罗茲, 埃萨・徳
艾萨·德·克罗兹
Languages
Portuguese (1,649)
Spanish (334)
English (214)
German (54)
French (38)
Italian (23)
Chinese (5)
Catalan (3)
Polish (3)
Chinook jargon (2)
Romanian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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