Original title: A Legião Estrangeira (1964)
Author: Clarice Lispector
Translator: Giovanni Pontiero

The Foreign Legion is a collection in two parts, gathering both stories and chronicles, and it offers wonderful evidence of Clarice Lispector’s unique sensibility and range as an exponent of experimental prose. It opens with thirteen stories and the second part of the book presents her newspaper cronicas, which Lispector said she retrieved from a bottom drawer. (Source: publisher)


Foreign Legion_Clarice Lispector

 Hardcover: 224 pages
 Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd (1 Jan. 1986)
 Translator: Giovanni Pontiero
 ISBN-10: 0856356271
 ISBN-13: 978-0856356278
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Foreign Legion_2_Clarice Lispector

 Paperback: 220 pages
 Publisher: New Directions; Reissue edition (28 Feb. 1992)
 Translator: Giovanni Pontiero
 ISBN-10: 0811211894
 ISBN-13: 978-0811211895
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