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Quincas Borba (Portuguese) HD

Quincas Borba (Portuguese) HD
  • #: 160123
  • Price: $1.99 In Apple Store
  • Category: Books
  • Updated: 2010-10-21
  • Current Version: 1.0
  • 1.0
  • Size: 12.40 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller: KiwiTech
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPad. Requires iOS 3.2 or later
  • © KiwiTech
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Joaquim Maria de Machado de Assis is a predominant novelist of nineteenth-century. Machado’s novels reflect Western and European culture. The novel is considered as one of the masterpieces in Brazilian literature. The novel greatly deals with author’s view of the world and philosophy of life. Machado satires the immorality of imperialist Brazilian society and its violence towards slaves. The narrator in the novel is one of Machado’s creations.

The story is about Rubiao, a professor who inherits a legacy after the death of his philosopher friend Quincas Borba. Rubiao to lead a different life in Rio De Janeiro. During the onward journey to Rio, he befriends a couple, Cristiano Palha and Sofia. The remaining of the novel revolves around Rubiao’s attitude towards morality and his attraction towards Sofia. There is also a dog in the novel with the name Quincas Borba that was passed to Rubiao by the philosopher.

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