The Masters and the Slaves, A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization. Gilberto Freyre, Samuel Putnam.

The Masters and the Slaves, A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963.

Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Second English-language edition, revised. lxxi, 537 pp, xliv, with glossary of Brazilian terms, bibliography, index of names, index of subjects, foldout of architectural plans. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with one chip and mild toning to the spine. Freyre "deals with race, climate, agronomy, sexual habits, architecture, the arts, religion, sorcery, literature, history, food, economics, politics, and the thousand other forces that made the Brazil of today what it is" (jacket).

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