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Machado de Assis

(Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis)
Brazil (1839 - 1908)

Machado de Assis is widely regarded as the most important writer of Brazilian literature. However, he did not gain widespread popularity outside Brazil in his own lifetime.
Anthologies containing stories by Machado de Assis
Short stories
The Attendant's Confession