Margaret Jull Costa

MARGARET JULL COSTA is a three-time winner of the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize. For New Directions, she has translated works by Rafael Chirbes, Javier Marías, Fernando Pessoa, Eça de Queirós, and Enrique Vila-Matas.

Books by Margaret Jull Costa

  1. Book CoverThe Collected Stories of Machado de Assis

    New York Times Critics’ Best of the Year

    A landmark event, the complete stories of Machado de Assis finally appear in English for the first time in this extraordinary new translation.


  2. Book CoverThe Land at the End of the World: A Novel

    "Brilliant…harrowing…Packs the impact of an exploding mortar shell." —Kai Maristed, Los Angeles TimesMore

  3. Book CoverMachado de Assis: 26 Stories

    This “watershed collection” (Wall Street Journal) now appears in an essential selected paperback edition, with twenty-six of Machado’s finest stories.More