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Machado de Assis (1839–1908)

Founder and first president of Academia Brasileira de Letras. At 16 he published his first poem, "Ela", in "Marmota Fluminense" magazine. In 1858, he started to write for newspapers. His novels can be divided in Romantic and Realistic periods. In the Romantic period, he wrote: "Ressurreição" (1872), "A Mão e a Luva" (1874), "Helena" (1876) and "Iaiá... See full bio »

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Memórias Póstumas
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 2017 The Second Life (Short) (short story) (completed)
 2008 Capitu (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (novel)
 2008 A Erva do Rato (stories "A Causa Secreta" and "Um Esqueleto")
 2005 Quanto Vale Ou É Por Quilo? (adaptation) / (short story)
 2004 A Cartomante (short story)
 2003 Dom (novel "Dom Casmurro")
 2001 Memórias Póstumas (novel "Posthumous Memories of Brás Cubas")
 1994 A Causa Secreta (story "A Causa Secreta")
 1987 Quincas Borba (novel)
 1987/I Helena (TV Series) (novel "Helena")
 1985 Brás Cubas (novel "Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas")
 1982 A Missa do Galo (Short) (short story "A Missa do Galo")
 1982 Iaiá Garcia (TV Series) (novel "Iaiá Garcia")
 1977 Que Estranha Forma de Amar (novel "Iaiá Garcia")
 1975 Helena (TV Series) (novel "Helena")
 1975 Vila do Arco (TV Series) (novel "O Alienista")
 1974 A Cartomante (story)
 1974 Um Homem Célebre (novel)
 1974 A Cartomante (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 Chinela Turca (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Azyllo Muito Louco (story "O alienista")
 1968 Capitu (novel "Dom Casmurro")
 1968 Viagem ao Fim do Mundo (novel "Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas")
 1962 Esse Rio Que Eu Amo (story "Noite de Almirante")
 1959 Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ernesto de Tal (1959)
 1958 TV Teatro (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Attendant's Confession (1954) ... (story)
 1953 Iaiá Garcia (TV Series) (novel)
 1952 Helena (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1952) ... (novel)
 1936 Um Apologo (Documentary short) (adapted from)

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