Plantation boy

by José Lins do Rêgo

Other authorsEmmi Baum (Translator)
Hardcover, 1966

Status

Available

Publication

New York, Knopf, 1966.

Description

"Primeiro romance de Jo Lins do Rego, Menino de engenho traz uma narrativa cativante composta pelas aventuras e desventuras da meninice de Carlos, garoto nascido num engenho de u acar. No livro, o leitor se envolver com as alegrias, inquiet es e ang?stias do garoto diante de sens es e situ a es por ele vivenciadas pela primeira vez. Publicado originalmente em 1932, o romance comprova, sem sombra de d?vidas, o talento monumental de um escritor, cuja obra nortearia os rumos do moderno regionalismo brasileiro." --"The first novel by Jo Lins do Rego, Menino de Engenho brings a captivating narrative composed of the adventures and misadventures of Carlos' boyhood, a boy born on a sugar plantation. In the book, the reader will be involved with the boy's joys, anxieties in the face of sensations and situations experienced by him for the first time. Originally published in 1932, the novel proves, without a doubt, the monumental talent of a writer, whose work would guide the paths of modern Brazilian regionalism." --… (more)

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4251
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