Adamastor Book Series
Adamastor Book Series, named for the mythological character invented by Camões in the Renaissance epic The Lusiads, is dedicated to publishing both translations of important works from the Portuguese language and essays on Lusophone literatures and cultures.
Exemplary Tales
University of Massachusetts Press
Exemplary Tales
Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen
Translated by Alexis Levitin
Introduction by Cláudia Pazos-Alonso

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2015 . 128 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2"
Short Stories - Single Author / Caribbean & Latin Amer. Literary Collections

$19.95 Paperback, 978-1-933227-66-5

About the Author

Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen (1919–2004), widely considered one of Portugal’s most important twentieth-century poets, authored fourteen books and won numerous literary awards, such as the Camões Prize (1999), Max Jacob Poetry Prize (2001) and Prémio Rainha Sofia de Poesia Ibero-Americana.

Alexis Levitin is Distinguished Professor at SUNY Plattsburgh. He has translated over thirty books of Portuguese poetry and prose into English.

Cláudia Pazos-Alonso is Associate Professor in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies at Oxford University.

The Collection