Weekend Sale | Save $10. Get the code »

Epitaph of a Small Winner

by , ,

In these memoirs, Braz Cubas, a wealthy nineteenth-century Brazilian, examines (from beyond the grave) his rather undistinguished life in 160 short chapters that are filled with philosophical digressions and exuberant insights. A clear forerunner of Gabriel Garc???a M???rquez and Jorge Luis Borges, Epitaph for a Small Winner , first published in 1880, is one of the wittiest self-portraits in literary history as well as one of the masterpieces of Brazilian literature (Salman Rushdie).

  • Book Details
  • Seller
Epitaph of a Small Winner
2008, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York

ISBN-13: 9780374531232

Trade paperback

Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency