Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. FINISTERRA: Paisagem e povoamento. OLIVEIRA, Carlos de (). Published by Sá da Costa, Used / Brochado / Paperback / Broché / Quantity. The son of Portuguese emigrants to Brazil, Carlos de Oliveira was (if ‘novel’ is the write word for it), the much acclaimed Finisterra ().

Author: Kajibar Aragul
Country: Czech Republic
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Automotive
Published (Last): 24 July 2011
Pages: 68
PDF File Size: 13.43 Mb
ePub File Size: 4.50 Mb
ISBN: 433-5-62796-633-6
Downloads: 1101
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Arashirr

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Sobre o Lado Esquerdo His poetry, which he collected into a single volume taking okiveira only pages, was a constant pursuit of the right words, and of no more than the right words.

The mortgage is just the latest stage in the long-term imposition of order and structure on the dunes, the lake, and the wild grasses that make up carlox landscape. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Cristal en Soriatr. Create a website or blog at WordPress. The dialogues are unattributed and even the circumstantial evidence hinting at the speakers is scarce.

Carlos de Oliveira, whose prose and poetry are marked by a melancholy tone, was never seduced by the optimism of hardcore Marxism. It is made available finksterra without charge for personal use only. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. At this point the rain drives him from the garden. Not even their names.

Product details Paperback Publisher: Various translations of fiction titles have been published in French, German and Italian. That was inthe fifteenth year of the by then firmly entrenched Salazar dictatorship. Bibliography Poetry in Portuguese Turismo Despite the higher degree of sophistication present in the theatre of the mind, nothing can be done to save the house from wrack and ruin.

Yes, the French translation exists! Terra de Harmonia You are commenting using your WordPress. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the caelos. Share your thoughts with other customers.


Finisterra, paisagem e povoamento: romance – Carlos de Oliveira – Google Books

Email required Address never made public. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. It is his staged recollections and reveries which are mostly responsible for the befuddling effect of the text on the reader.

The writer, who also painted, died in Lisbon in Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Write a customer review. A clashing in the clouds catches him by surprise then fades away, but it is enough to open a crack irreparable in his memory, and he reproduces the landscape outside his window, from memory.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: The stone hardness relents, and they both float the child and the whale bone above the bilious moss, the stalks of gisandra, the oluveira — these lingering afflictions.

Finisterra de Carlos Oliveira

Get to Know Us. The familiar garden first stage of disrepair: They don’t aspire to conveying “the big picture” but delve, rather, into the materiality and geometry of the world’s constituent parts.

This new dimension serves as the stage for an expiatory masque produced by the man in order to enact symbolical salvation of the doomed home. There are no clear time indications, which often misleads the reader into thinking that the current events happened a long time ago, and, conversely, that the occurrences from the distant past are the most recent developments.

In contrast to his parents, the boy not only considerably distorts the original by making the lake tiny like a drop of water and the sand grains huge like rocks, but also populates his version of the landscape with pilgrims who are fleeing their native land stricken by apocalyptic calamities.

Carlos de Oliveira

Fiction in Portuguese A Casa na Duna To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Neo-Realism, which could also have been called Social Finidterra were it not for the ‘socialist’ implications of this designation, unacceptable to the Portuguese censorswas the literary and artistic movement that prevailed in Portugal from the late s and into the s. He attaches an enlarged photograph of the landscape to the same wall as the window overlooking it: His most impressive creation, however, is the imaginary space in which the past and the present converge and which draws a lot on the fantastic world of finisteerra childhood drawing.


Contains all the previous works. Besides being beautifully written, this short but extremely dense novel is as enigmatic as a coded alchemical treatise. He was cautiously hopeful see the ‘Sonnet’, written early onhe believed that it was worth fighting to finistfrra the socio-economic system, but he had a tragic sense of life, a keen awareness of inherent human weaknesses and frustrations that no political revolution or reconfiguration could resolve.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Stunted palm trees, so swollen they look like aging, diseased dwarfs, their long hair and matted leaves bent to touch the ground. Very old edition from a second-hand bookseller in Germany.

And no, there are no typographical gimmicks or fanciful illustrations — just plain text, but the evocative power of the words used by this virtuoso is so great, that you will see things.

Notify me of new comments via email. Whale bone, the texture of softwood, waterlogged and weatherbeaten but free of rot: