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The devil to pay in the Backlands. "The Devil in the street, in the middle of the whirlwind"

Author: João Guimarães Rosa; James L Taylor; Harriet De Onís
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1963.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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Lively reminiscences of bandit warfare in the sertao, the still primitive Brazilian back country, told by a wise, retired outlaw chief.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: João Guimarães Rosa; James L Taylor; Harriet De Onís
OCLC Number: 2436562
Notes: "Originally published in Portuguese ... as Grande sertão: veredas in 1956."--Title page verso.
Description: 494 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Grande sertão: veredas.
Responsibility: João Guimarães Rosa ; translated from the Portuguese by James L. Taylor and Harriet de Onís.
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Lively reminiscences of bandit warfare in the sertao, the still primitive Brazilian back country, told by a wise, retired outlaw chief.

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