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O Cortico

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O Cortico by Aluisio Tancredo Goncalves de Azevedo
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Representing the height of Brazilian Naturalism, O Cortico is Aluisio Azevedo's critique of unchecked ambition in Brazilian society of his day. Joao Romao, an imigrant Portuguese man, builds a tenement (Cortico) on the money and work of his mulatto lover, Bertoleza. The tenement's residents fight with those of another tenement, leading to a fire that destroys much of the building. But Romao rebuilds and is soon wealthy and looks to marry an educated woman, leaving Bertoleza, who kills herself.
Release date NZ
January 30th, 2005
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Luso-Brazilian Books
Pages
204
Dimensions
152x229x10
ISBN-13
9780850515015
Product ID
1826814

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