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Civilização é um conto de Eça de Queiroz onde é narrada a vida de Jacinto, um homem novo e culto que vivia luxuosamente, rodeado dos mais sofisticados e recentes inventos e das mais belas obras-primas da literatura. O conto é o embrião do romance A Cidade e as Serras.
Paperback, 55 pages
Published 2010 by Babel
(first published May 1st 1995)
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Novelist committed to social reform who introduced Naturalism and Realism to Portugal. He is often considered to be the greatest Portuguese novelist, certainly the leading 19th-century Portuguese novelist whose fame was international. The son of a prominent magistrate, Eça de Queiroz spent his early years with relatives and was sent to boarding school at the age of five. After receiving his degree ...moreMore about Eça de Queirós...