Brazil / John Updike.
Publication year: 2006
Publisher: London : Penguin,
ISBN: 9780141188942 (pbk.) : 0141188944 (pbk.) :
Originally published: New York: Knopf; London: Hamish Hamilton, 1994.
Tristao Raposo, a 19 year-old black child of the Rio slums, spies Isabel Leme, an 18 year-old upper-class white girl, across the hot sands of the Copacabana, and presents her with a ring. Their flight into marriage takes then from urban banality to the farthest reaches of Brazil's wild west.
Series: Modern classics
265 p. ; 20 cm.
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