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Tales and More Tales from Mountain (From the Portuguese S.)

  • 224 Pages
  • 3.23 MB
  • English
Carcanet Press Ltd.
Modern fiction, Short stories, Poetry, Fiction - General, Fiction, Fiction / General, Ge
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12011255M
ISBN 101857542029
ISBN 139781857542028

Tales and More Tales from Mountain book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. These brief and telling stories of rustic life an 4/5.

Tales and More Tales from Mountain (From the Portuguese S.) Paperback – Septem by Miguel Torga (Author) › Visit Amazon's Miguel Torga Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Miguel Torga, Ivana Rangel-Carlsen.

Tales & More tales from the mountain. Manchester: Carcanet in association with Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Instituto da Biblioteca Nacional e do Livro, Instituo Camões, (OCoLC) Online version: Torga, Miguel, Tales & More tales from the mountain.

Tales and More Tales from the Mountain. Author(s): Miguel Torga There are no other books by this author on our site. TripFiction. Making it easy to match a location with a book.

Find out more about us and our philosophy. About Us. Latest Blogs. Children’s novel set in JAMAICA. Miguel Torga's celebrated Tales (Contos and Novos Contos de Montanha) are set in the remote and barren Tras-os-Montos-'over the mountains'-region of north-east the writer was born into a family of illiterate country people.

He speaks with first-hand knowledge of the men and women living there - complex in emotion and thought, elusive and thrifty with words, direct in action.

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