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The Resource Barren lives : (Vidas sêcas), by Graciliano Ramos ; translated with an introduction by Ralph Edward Dimmick ; illustrated by Charles Umlauf

Barren lives : (Vidas sêcas), by Graciliano Ramos ; translated with an introduction by Ralph Edward Dimmick ; illustrated by Charles Umlauf

Label
Barren lives : (Vidas sêcas)
Title
Barren lives
Title remainder
(Vidas sêcas)
Statement of responsibility
by Graciliano Ramos ; translated with an introduction by Ralph Edward Dimmick ; illustrated by Charles Umlauf
Title variation
Vidas sêcas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Novel in which Master Graciliano - so meticulous that he came to appear at the printing press at the time the book entered the press, to check whether the review would interfere with his text - reaches the maximum of an expression he had been seeking in his prose.
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DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The Texas Pan-American series
Label
Barren lives : (Vidas sêcas), by Graciliano Ramos ; translated with an introduction by Ralph Edward Dimmick ; illustrated by Charles Umlauf
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
A new home -- Fabiano -- Vitoŕia -- The younger boy -- The older boy -- Winter -- Feast day -- The dog -- Accounts -- The policeman in khaki -- The birds -- Flight
Control code
3571961
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 131 p.
Lccn
65016468
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Susan Reid, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-023). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Barren lives : (Vidas sêcas), by Graciliano Ramos ; translated with an introduction by Ralph Edward Dimmick ; illustrated by Charles Umlauf
Publication
Contents
A new home -- Fabiano -- Vitoŕia -- The younger boy -- The older boy -- Winter -- Feast day -- The dog -- Accounts -- The policeman in khaki -- The birds -- Flight
Control code
3571961
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 131 p.
Lccn
65016468
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Susan Reid, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-023). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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