Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis

Machado De Assis, the grandson of ex-slaves, was born in Rio de Janeiro and wrote Philosopher or Dog?, among other novels and short-story collections.

Books by Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis

  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.