The Maias

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The Maias

By Jose Maria Eca De Queiros; Eca de Queiros; Jose Maria De Eca De Queiros

New Directions Publishing Corporation, Paperback, 9780811216494, 596pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2007

Description
Newly translated by the acclaimed translator Margaret Jull Costa (translator of Jose Saramago'sBlindness), New Directions is proud to bring Eca de Queiros' brilliant prose to life for American readers for the first time.


About the Author
One of the leading intellectuals of the "Generation of 1870," Jose Maria Eca de Queiros (1845-1900) wrote twenty books, founded literary reviews, and for most of his life also worked as a diplomat, in Havana, London, and Paris.



One of the leading intellectuals of the "Generation of 1870," Jose Maria de Eca de Queiros (1845-1900) wrote twenty books, founded literary reviews, and for most of his life also worked as a diplomat, in Havana, London, and Paris.