By José Lins do Rego
About the writer (from Goodreads):
José Lins do Rego Cavalcanti (July three, 1901 in Pilar Paraíba - September 12, 1957 in Rio de Janeiro) used to be a Brazilian novelist so much recognized for his semi-autobiographical "sugarcane cycle." those novels have been the root of flicks that had distribution within the English talking international. in addition to Graciliano Ramos and Jorge Amado he stands as one of many maximum regionalist writers of Brazil. in response to Otto Maria Carpeaux (Brazilian literary critic), José Lins used to be "the final of the tale tellers". His first novel, Menino de Engenho ("Boy from the plantation"), used to be released with trouble, yet quickly it obtained praised by means of the critics.
Sobre o livro:
Lourenço de Melo, personagem important e narrador, é um homem atormentado, com uma sensibilidade mórbida, que receia ficar doente e teme o sexo. Um ser sem muita vontade que make a decision viajar para o inside do Nordeste em busca de si mesmo. Pureza foi publicado em 1937 e retrata um outro espaço nordestino: verde, tranquilo e bucólico. Este romance, juntamente com Riacho Doce, Água-mãe e Eurídice, forma o que os críticos convencionaram chamar “ciclo do lirismo erótico” na obra de José Lins.
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