Jorge de Lima





Jorge de Lima


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União dos Palmares, Alagoas, Brazil
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Jorge Mateus de Lima, was a Brazilian politician, poet, and writer. His most famous works are the novels "A Mulher Obscura" and "Calunga"; and "A Túnica Inconsútil" and "A Invenção de Orfeu" (poetry). He was in a list and would win the Nobel Prize in 1958, but he died in 1953.
He was the son of a wealthy merchant and moved to Maceió in 1902, with his mother and siblings. In 1909 he moved to Salvador, where he began studying medicine. Completed the course in Rio de Janeiro in 1914, but was designed as a poet to his name. That same year he published the first book, Alexandrine XIV. He returned to Maceió in 1915 where he devoted himself to medicine, and literature and politics. When he moved to Alagoas to Rio in 1930 set up an office in Cinelan
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Average rating: 3.96 · 179 ratings · 13 reviews · 20 distinct works
Invenção de Orfeu

4.10 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1952 — 10 editions
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Poemas Negros

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3.44 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1947 — 3 editions
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Calunga

4.36 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1935 — 2 editions
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Poemas Negros: Novos Poemas...

3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2007
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Antologia Poética

4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Poesia completa

4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1997
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Melhores Poemas Jorge de Li...

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Poemas

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Jorge de Lima - Vol.26 - Co...

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Anunciação e encontro de Mi...

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