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The two deaths of Quincas Wateryell

Author: Jorge Amado; Barbara Shelby Merello; Emil Antonnucci
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1965.
Series: Borzoi book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [First American edition]View all editions and formats
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The book is about what happens after Quincas Wateryell, a popular bum who lives in the slums of Salvador, Bahia, is found dead one morning. Two groups of people compete over Quincas's memory: his new friends and his old family.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Amado, Jorge, 1912-2001.
Two deaths of Quincas Wateryell.
New York, Knopf, 1965
(OCoLC)575650414
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge Amado; Barbara Shelby Merello; Emil Antonnucci
OCLC Number: 1172679
Language Note: Translation of A morte e a morte de Quincas Berro Dágua.
Notes: Translation of A morte e a morte de Quincas Berro Dágua.
Description: 97 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Borzoi book
Other Titles: Morte e a morte de Quincas Berro Dágua.
Responsibility: Jorge Amado ; translated from the Portuguese by Barbara Shelby ; illustrated by Emil Antonucci.

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The book is about what happens after Quincas Wateryell, a popular bum who lives in the slums of Salvador, Bahia, is found dead one morning. Two groups of people compete over Quincas's memory: his new friends and his old family.

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