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Buarque, Chico 1944-

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Budapest : a novel by Chico Buarque( Book )
76 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 650 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 )
55 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 587 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-dealing great-great grandson. He confronts his senator father who squandered the family fortune on women and cocaine, and recalls the imperious mother who he always disappointed; but as he drifts through each shifting episode, he never stops searching for Matilde, the girl with cinnamon skin, who danced her way into his heart and then broke it when she disappeared
Turbulence : a novel by Chico Buarque( Book )
77 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Beeld van de onrust en waanzin in de hedendaagse grote stad in Brazilië
Terra : struggle of the landless by Sebastião Salgado( Book )
9 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 474 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, volume 58
Acoustic Brazil by Gal Costa( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Contains twelve acoustic selections inspired by the musical traditions of Brazil
Byebye Brasil ( visu )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 367 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 Carlos Saura( visu )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Portuguese and held by 331 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( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Dona Flor e seus dois maridos = Dona Flor and her two husbands by Bruno Barreto( visu )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 257 libraries worldwide
After her passionate husband dies one carnival morning, a beautiful, young widow remarries to a respectable but undemonstrative man. After a year, she still yearns for the pleasure and excitement of her first husband, whose ghost then appears before her stark naked and visible only to herself
Beleza tropical by David Byrne( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1989 in Portuguese and held by 236 libraries worldwide
The spirit of samba : black music of Brazil ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 215 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
Benjamin by Chico Buarque( Book )
33 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 212 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 )
24 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
"In 1960s São Paulo, teenage car thief and budding lothario Ciccio comes home each day to a house stuffed with books. His father, a scholar, cold and aloof, has spent his life acquiring them; his mother, by necessity, has spent her life organizing them. Ciccio himself feels like an afterthought in his own family, largely left to his own criminal devices. Though forbidden to touch any of the volumes in the library, Ciccio sneaks off with The Golden Bough one day only to discover a decades-old letter hidden inside the book, addressed to his father from a mysterious woman in Berlin. Ciccio becomes convinced that his father must have had an affair with this woman in the years before World War II -- an affair that produced a son, a German brother who, real or imaginary, Ciccio becomes obsessed with tracking down. Thus begins a fractured coming-of-age tale, tawdry and epic by turns, about a lifelong obsession: one man's quest not only for his mythical sibling but for his father's respect" --
Gota d'água by Chico Buarque( Book )
42 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in Portuguese and French and held by 154 libraries worldwide
The Brasil project by Toots Thielemans( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 1992 in 5 languages and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Calabar; o elogio da traição by Chico Buarque( Book )
31 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Fazenda Modelo : novela pecuária by Chico Buarque( Book )
31 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Brazil, Rio de Janeiro by Bnegão( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in Undetermined and Portuguese and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Ópera do malandro by Chico Buarque( Book )
21 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Bossa nova ( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
A history of the origins and development of the Brazilian bossa nova. Contains musical performances, as well as stories and reminiscences from leading figures of bossa nova and commentaries by musicians who trace its influence outside of Brazil
 
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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
شيكو بواهكي
부아르키, 시쿠 1944-
シコ・ブアルキ
ブアルキ, シコ
Languages
Portuguese (322)
English (56)
Spanish (36)
French (22)
Italian (20)
German (14)
Catalan (4)
Dutch (4)
Korean (2)
Danish (2)
Japanese (2)
Polish (2)
Swedish (1)
Serbian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Turkish (1)
Slovenian (1)
Galician (1)
Czech (1)
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