The literary institution in Portugal since the thirties
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The literary institution in Portugal since the thirties an analysis under special consideration of the publishing market by Margarida Rendeiro

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Published by Peter Lang in Bern, New York .
Written in English


  • Saramago, José -- Appreciation,
  • Peixoto, José Luís, -- 1974- -- Appreciation,
  • Literature publishing -- Portugal -- History -- 20th century,
  • Literature publishing -- Portugal -- History -- 21st century,
  • Literature and state -- Portugal,
  • Books and reading -- Portugal,
  • Literary prizes -- Portugal,
  • Portuguese fiction -- Translations -- History and criticism,
  • Canon (Literature),
  • Portugal -- Intellectual life

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMargarida Rendeiro.
LC ClassificationsZ421 .R46 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23962799M
ISBN 109783034300506
LC Control Number2009050187

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