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The year of the death of Ricardo Reis

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Saramago portraits an imaginary encounter between Fernando Pessoa and Ricardo Reis, who venture back to Portugal after the establishment of the dictatorship of general Salazar. "The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis" describes the country during dictatorship and highlights views using Pessoa's poetic aspect which have long been forgotten in history. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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9780547546926
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display_description The year is 1936, and the dictator Antn̤io de Oliveira Salazar is establishing himself in Portugal, edging his country toward civil war. At the same time, Dr. Ricardo Reis has returned home to Lisbon after a long sojourn in Brazil. What's brought him back is word that the great poet, Fernando Pessoa, has died. With no intention of resuming his practice, Reis now dabbles in his own poetry, wastes his days strolling the boulevards and back streets, engages in affairs with two different women-and is followed through each excursion by Pessoa's ghost. As a fascist revolution roils, and as Reis's path intersects with three relative strangers-two living, one dead-Reis may finally discover the reality of his own chimerical existence.
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series Harvest in translation
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subject_facet Electronic books, Lisbon (Portugal) -- Fiction, Physicians -- Portugal -- Lisbon -- Fiction, Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Fiction
title_display The year of the death of Ricardo Reis
title_full The year of the death of Ricardo Reis / José Saramago ; translated by Giovanni Pontiero, The year of the death of Ricardo Reis [electronic resource] Saramago, José.
title_short The year of the death of Ricardo Reis
topic_facet Electronic books, History, Physicians