The Maias

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The Maias by Eça de Queirós

In this simple tale, the novel's hero is the talented heir to a notable family in Lisbon. He aspires to serve his fellow man in his chosen profession of medicine, in the arts, and in politics. But he enters a society affected by powerful international ...

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The Maias by Eça de Queirós

This novel tells the story of Carlos, heir to a noble family, who is caught in the impotence and decadence of Potuguese society at the end of the 19th century. He finds his noble intentions reduced to amiable dilettantism and his romantic passion to tragic ...

Pages: 633
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The Maias by Eça de Queirós Translation: Patricia McGowan Pinheiro, Translation: Ann Stevens, Editor: Nigel Griffin

... society of his times. The Maias (1888) depicts the declining fortunes of a ... comedie humaine that, despite the force of its social ... reveals with detached irony the lethargy and decadence of ... his native land. The book initially attracted attention ...

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The Maias by Eça de Queirós Translator: Patricia McGowan Pinheiro, Translator: Ann Stevens

Carlos de Maia is a bohemian doctor who spends his days drinking and scandalizing the inhabitants of 19th-century Lisbon with his anti-religious rhetoric and his love affair with a former prostitute. Soon, however, his reckless behavior threatens to doom ...

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The Maias by Eça de Queirós

The greatest book by Portugal's greatest novelist.'SaramagoSynopsisEca de Queiroz (1845 - 1900) is rightly considered to be Portugal's greatest nineteenth-century novelist. This, his undoubted masterpiece, published in 1888, is a tragi-comedy, offering ...

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The Maias by Eça de Queirós

Trata-se da obra-prima de Eça de Queirós, publicada em 1888, e uma das mais importantes de toda a literatura narrativa portuguesa. Vale principalmente pela linguagem em que está escrita e pela fina ironia com que o autor define os caracteres e apresenta as ...

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The Maias by Eça de Queirós Translator: Margaret Jull Costa

Carlos is the grandson of Afonso da Maia, the last surviving member of one of Lisbon’s wealthiest and most illustrious families. Carlos is good, handsome, clever, eager to contribute something to society, and yet he appears, as he himself puts it, 'to be ...

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The Maias by Eça de Queirós

Trata-se da obra-prima de Eça de Queirós, publicada em 1888, e uma das mais importantes de toda a literatura narrativa portuguesa. Vale principalmente pela linguagem em que está escrita e pela fina ironia com que o autor define os caracteres e apresenta as ...

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Congratulatio Canum (Classic Reprint) by Thomaz de Carvalho

... estylo revela j� o celebrado auctor dos Maias e do Padre Amaro.About the PublisherForgotten ...

Pages: 52
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Congratulatio Canum (Classic Reprint) by Thomaz de Carvalho

... estylo revela j� o celebrado auctor dos Maias e do Padre Amaro.About the PublisherForgotten ...

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Pages: 673
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Iban Woman by Golda Mowe

... alive, and the granddaughter of Bujang Maias, the great headhunter who was ...

Pages: 256
Size: 478.72 Kb

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Descobertas Perdidas - As Raízes Antigas da Ciência Moderna, dos Babilônios aos Maias by Dick Teresi Tradutora: Rosaura Eichenberg

... entre os babilônios, e que na América os maias tinham obsessão por fazer contas ...

Pages: 440
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O Tesouro dos Antigos Maias (Uma Viagem no Tempo, #5) by Geronimo Stilton

... ? Foi o que descobri na época dos Maias, quando dei por mim a dan ... da pirâmide...O Tesouro dos Antigos Maias é mais uma aventura extrarrática ...

Pages: 128
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imgns do Portugal Queiroziano by A. Campos Matos

... assumido a figura literária do autor de Os Maias. Para lá desse interesse, vale, por ...

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OS Maias: Episodios Da Vida Romantica: Large Print by Eça de Queirós

... da vida romantica by E�a de Queir�s Os Maias: Epis�dios da Vida Rom�ntica is a ...

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A Tragédia da Rua das Flores by Eça de Queirós

... aquela que é a sua obra-prima, Os Maias. A presente edição de A Tragédia da Rua ...

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Os Maias by Eça de Queirós

Pedro da Maia sempre foi muito ligado à sua mãe, sobretudo pela educação tipicamente romântica que teve, por isso o seu falecimento trouxe-lhe um grande desgosto que só foi atenuado quando conheceu Maria Monforte. Indo contra as intenções do seu pai, Pedro ...

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