text The besieged city
- Lucrécia Neves is ready to marry. Her suitors—soldierly Felipe, pensive Perseu, dependable Mateus—are attracted to her tawdry not-quite-beauty, which is of a piece with Sao Geraldo, the rough-and-ready township she inhabits. Civilization is on its... Read more
The hill in the pasture -- The citizen -- The hunt -- The public statue -- In the garden -- Sketch of the city -- The alliance with the outsider -- The betrayal -- The exposed treasure -- The corn in the field -- The first deserters -- End of the construction: the viaduct.
- xxi, 213 pages ; 21 cm
- New Directions 2019