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Contos Paraenses

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Published: 1889
Language: Portugues
Wordcount: 22,484 / 83 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 707
Added to site: 2009.10.27
mnybks.net#: 25649
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undo olhar para a platéa, cujo ambiente saturava-se mais e mais dos effluvios de lindos lenços rendados, dos perfumosos lenços discretos das jovens damas....

E aquella encantadora creança que, sempre triste, encostava-se á grade do camarote, apresentava na pallida physionomia os vestigios do soffrimento, que tanto a tornava sympathica aos olhos da burguezia austeramente séria sob a luz intensa do lustre.....


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A Fontes de Carvalho

A sra. d. Joaquina era uma d'essas impagaveis solteironas, que vivem sonhando amores e descobrindo tímidas paixões nas palavras alegremente zombeteiras dos moços que fingem cortejal-as por distracção.

Tinha ella a tez,--enrugada e molle como a casca do janipapo maduro,--salpicada d'essas manchas amarellas a que chamam sardas; encobria-as, em parte, com grandes e repetidas camadas de pó de arroz, comprado sempre na Loja Mariposa, da qual

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