Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 150,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

A Morgadinha dos Cannaviaes

Cover image for

Download


Author: Júlio Dinis (Joaquim Guilherme Gomes Coelho)
Published: 1920
Language: Portugues
Wordcount: 156,044 / 518 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 665
Added to site: 2009.06.15
mnybks.net#: 24423
Excerpt

Mas quantas vezes, ao approximar-se, esta esperança lhe foge!

Assim aconteceu a Henrique, que, ao chegar á almejada inflexão e quando esperava principiar emfim a descer para o valle e approximar-se da aldeia, viu que o macho, pratico no caminho, e á disposição de cujo instincto elle collocára a razão, dobrava ainda para a direita e continuava a contornar e a subir o monte. A espiral não terminára ainda. Henrique olhou em torno de si, profundou a vista nas sombras do valle, nada pôde descobrir, que lhe promettesse a aldeia procurada. Muita arvore, povoação nenhuma!

Teve um paroxismo de impaciencia!

--Isto não é estrada!--exclamou elle, exasperado.--São os nove circulos do Inferno de Dante virados para fóra.

E a luz do dia a fugir cada vez mais, e a chuva a augmentar, a calar através do grosso gabão de jornada que Henrique vestia! O desgraçado ver

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 150,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Madison Kent
Growing up, Madison Kent has always been fascinated by the mere fact that Jack the Ripper, one of the most notorious murders ever known, escaped justice. She would dream of her own alternative version of the facts and decided to write her own story, in which the suspects are totally different people. As our author of the day, Kent chats about this book of hers, Stalking Jack, how much research she did on London and Whitechapel and how her characters were conceived.
Read full interview...