Original title: Bom-Crioulo (1895)
Author: Adolfo Caminha
Translator: E.A. Lacey
The novel was the first major literary work on homosexuality to be published in Brazil, and one of the first to have a black person as its hero. The novel caused a stir upon its publication but was almost forgotten in the first half of the 20th century. In the second half of the 20th century, the novel has been republished several times in Brazil and translated into English, Spanish, German, French and Italian.
Paperback: 141 pages Publisher: Gay Sunshine Pr (June 1982) Translator: E.A. Lacey ISBN-10: 0917342887 ISBN-13: 978-0917342882 Click here to buy this book