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By Fernando Pessoa

The ebook of Disquiet is the autobiography of Bernardo Soares, whom Pessoa defined as a 'semiheteronym' simply because "his character isn't really various from mine, relatively an easy mutilation of it." yet Soares by no means accomplished his publication; it used to be stumbled on after Pessoa's demise, on disordered scraps of paper in a trunk. approximately fifty years later, The ebook of Disquiet was once eventually released, yet simply because any variation or translation of this paintings needs to pick out a series for its entries, every one offers a considerably diversified textual content. Alfred Mac Adam's translation has been broadly reviewed because the such a lot actual and shiny in English.

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