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Freyre, Gilberto 1900-1987

Overview
Works: 1,017 works in 3,560 publications in 6 languages and 26,352 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Interviews  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  Literature 
Subject Headings: Authors, Brazilian  Historians  Sociologists 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Illustrator, Honoree, Publishing director, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Translator, Inscriber, wpr
Classifications: F2510, 918.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gilberto Freyre
 
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The Mansions and the shanties (Sobrados e mucambos); the making of modern Brazil by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

56 editions published between 1963 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masters and the slaves : (Casa-grande & senzala) A study in the development of Brazilian civilization by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

26 editions published between 1946 and 1971 in English and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Order and progress; Brazil from monarchy to republic by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

42 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New world in the Tropics; the culture of modern Brazil by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

41 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masters and the slaves (Casa-grande & senzala) : a study in the development of Brazilian civilization by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

89 editions published between 1946 and 1986 in English and Portuguese and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brazil : an interpretation by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

66 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother and son; a Brazilian tale by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

8 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The venue [of this volume]--always the same for Freyre--is Recife [a city in Brazil], and the scant tale is deeply set in the befores and afters of 1888-1889 when Brazil went through the eruption of emancipation and the overthrow of monarchy for republic. A note arrives at Freyre's door summoning him to the home of a wellborn widow who is not only an unknown distant relative but the exact prototype of the widow who is to figure in the novel that the author is about to write. Mirabile dictu, the parallels go on, and amazed the author releases himself from his novelist's vows and again becomes the sociological biographer ... This book--it hardly is a novel--isn't for everyone, but in its own private way it reveals much of fin de siecle Brazil when the sugar plantation owners reigned in Pernambuco and experience was the prerogative of the wealthy bucks and the impoverished blacks. --Kirkus Reviews, 4/17/1967
The Gilberto Freyre reader by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on Brazil, race, childhood, slavery, sociology, literature, art, and travel as well as autobiographical writings
Maîtres et esclaves la formation de la société brésilienne by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

45 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casa-grande & senzala : formação da familia brasileira sob o regime de economia patriarcal by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

39 editions published between 1943 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masters and the slaves = Casa-grande & senzala : a study in the development of Brazilian civilization by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1986 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingleses no Brasil : aspectos da influencia britânica sobre a vida, a paisagem e a cultura do Brasil by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in Portuguese and English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Brazilian author's affectionate portrait of British trade and industry in 19th century Brazil
Casa-grande y senzala : formación de la familia brasileña bajo el régimen de la economía patriarcal : introducción a la historia de la sociedad patriarcal en el Brasil by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

48 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problemas brasileiros de antropologia by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

24 editions published between 1943 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nordeste : aspectos da influência da cana sobre a vida e a paisagem do nordeste do Brasil by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

43 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpretação do Brasil, aspectos da formação social brasileira como processo de amalgamento de raças e culturas by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

30 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casa-Grande & Senzala : formação da família brasileira sob o regime de economia patriarcal by Gilberto Freyre( Book )

71 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Mansions and the shanties (Sobrados e mucambos); the making of modern Brazil
Alternative Names
De Mello Freyre, Gilberto (1900-)

Freire, Gilberto 1900-

Freire, Gilberto 1900-1987

Freire Gilberto de Melo

Freyre Gilberto

Freyre, Gilberto 1900-1987

Freyre Gilberto de Mello

Freyre, Gilberto de Mello 1900-1987

Freyre, Gilberto de Melo

Freyre Gilberto de Melo 1900-1987

Gilberto Freyre antropoloog uit Brazilië (1900-1987)

Gilberto Freyre brasilianischer Soziologe und Anthropologe

Gilberto Freyre Brazilian politician and academic

Gilberto Freyre scrittore, pittore e sociologo brasiliano

Gilberto Freyre sociologue, anthropologue et écrivain brésilien

Mello, Freyre Gilberto de

Mello Freyre, Gilberto de 1900-

Mello, Freyre Gilberto de (1900-1987)

Melo Freyre, Gilberto de

Melo Freyre Gilberto de 1900-1987

ז'ילברטו פריירה

گیلبرتو پریرا

ジルベルト・フレイレ

フレイ, ギルベルト

フレイレ, G.

フレイレ, ギルベルト

フレイレ, ジルベルト

吉爾貝托·弗雷雷

Languages
English (337)

Portuguese (331)

Spanish (77)

French (49)

German (16)

Italian (3)

Covers
Order and progress; Brazil from monarchy to republicBrazil : an interpretationIngleses no Brasil : aspectos da influencia britânica sobre a vida, a paisagem e a cultura do BrasilGilberto Freyre : social theory in the tropics