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- Bucknell University Press 2011; US$ 74.99
I>Antigone's Daughters? provides the first detailed discussion in English of six well-known Portuguese women writers, working across a wide range of genres: Florbela Espanca (1894-1930), Irene Lisboa (1892-1958), Agustina Bessa Lu's, (1923- ), Nat_lia Correia (1923-93), HZlia Correia (1949 -) and L'dia Jorge (1946 - ). Together they cover the span... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2004; US$ 14.99
From the moment of its publication, The Apprentice established itself as an ?instant classic? (Anthony Bourdain). With sparkling wit and occasional pathos, the man whom Julia Child has called ?the best chef in America? tells the captivating story of his rise from a terrified thirteen-year-old toiling in an Old World French kitchen to an American... more...
- Edhasa 1753; US$ 5.10
Dentro de la prolífica y variada producción de Alfonso X el Sabio, que abarca ámbitos tan diversos como el histórico, el literario o el científico, las Cantigas profanas destacan notablemente por su carácter personal y su cercanía para el lector de hoy. Escritas de puño y letra por el propio Rey, constituyen uno de los conjuntos de poemas más procaces,... more...
- Linkgua 2014; US$ 3.00
Casa grande achieved unprecedented popularity when it debuted in 1908, and with its success came controversy, as many characters resembled members of the Chilean oligarchy. The author denied his accusors, claiming that he only used a setting involving the wealthy as a means of best expressing his point regarding society and its tensions. more...
- Linkgua 2010; US$ 4.62
No pensé, ni por un momento, en escribir la relación de un caso determinado, cualquiera que fuese. Comencé por este punto de partida: el estudio de "un matrimonio" dentro de la "nueva" sociedad chilena y en la época actual de transición. Escogí como medio la alta sociedad santiaguina con sus tradiciones nobiliarias -aún más cerradas... more...
- Carcanet 2012; US$ 29.09
Author of paradoxes as clear as water and, as water, dizzying: ... mysterious man who does not cultivate mystery, mysterious as the mid-day moon, taciturn phantom of the Portuguese mid-day - who is Pessoa?' asks Octavio Paz. This collection of the work of Fernando Pessoa (1888-1935) answers that question. It is an essential introduction to the work... more...
- Hardie Grant Egmont 2014; US$ 7.99
A pick-a-path series giving the reader the chance to make the decisions, and choose how the story goes! For months Kitty MacLean has been crushing on Rio Sanchez - who is probably the cutest boy in the world. But it looks like she might never get a chance to hang out with him until... 1. Kitty goes camping with her best friends like she promised them,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00
Considering how literary texts address the transformations that Brazil has undergone since its 1985 transition to democracy, this study proposes that Brazilian contemporary literature is informed by the struggle for social, civil, and cultural rights and that literary production has created spaces for historically disenfranchised communities. more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2008; US$ 90.00
The Portuguese fiction that awakened public debate on imperialism more...