Baltasar and Blimunda

343 pages

English language

Published June 3, 1998 by Harcourt Brace & Co..

ISBN:
9780156005203
OCLC Number:
40545624

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5 stars (2 reviews)

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Immaculate story-telling and a beautiful (but sad) analysis of the best and worst of what people are capable of, told in meandering sentences, sometimes pages long, with intense pacing and editing and a terrific thrust from start to finish, Why is there wealth, How can we treat animals better than human beings, And is it really possible to fly?

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  • English fiction -- Translations from Portuguese