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Osman Lins (July 5, 1924, Vitória de Santo Antão, Pernambuco, Brazil – July 8, 1978, São Paulo, Brazil) was a Brazilian novelist and short story writer. He is considered to be one of the leading innovators of Brazilian literature in the mid 20th century. He graduated from the University of Recife in 1946 with a degree in economics and finance, and held a position as bank clerk from 1943 until 1970. From 1970 to 1976 he taught literature.

His first novel, 0 Visitante ("The Visitor"), was published in 1955. His later publications would bring him international recognition and establish his reputation—Nove, Novena (1966; "Nine, Ninth"), a collection of short stories, Avalovara (1973), a novel, and A Rainha dos Cárceres da Grécia (1976; "The Queen of the Grecian Jails"), a novel/essay.Lins was the recipient of three major Brazilian literary awards, which included the Coelho Neto Prize of the Brazilian Academy of Letters.

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Total Books: 9
Avalovara
2002 - Avalovara [Latin American Literature Series Dalkey Archive Press] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781564783202
ISBN-10: 1564783200
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Nine Novena
2000 - Nine Novena [Sun & Moon Classics] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781557132291
ISBN-10: 1557132291
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L'isola nello spazio
2000 - L'isola Nello Spazio (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788838916199
ISBN-10: 8838916195
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Avalovara
1990 - Avalovara [Texas Pan American Series] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780292704169
ISBN-10: 029270416X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Avalovara
Avalovara (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780394498515
ISBN-10: 0394498518
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The Queen of the Prisons of Greece A Novel
The Queen of the Prisons of Greece a Novel [World Literature Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781564780560
ISBN-10: 1564780562
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Avalovara
Avalovara [Hispanica nova - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9788421103364
ISBN-10: 8421103369
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Lisbela e o Prisioneiro
Lisbela E O Prisioneiro (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788542205145
ISBN-10: 8542205146
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Nove novena Narrativas
Nove Novena Narrativas [Portuguese Edition] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788571643741
ISBN-10: 8571643741
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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