I dedicate these posthumous memories to the worm that first gnawed at the cold flesh of my corpse.”. The dedication of the novel The Posthumous Memoirs of Bras Cubas, by Machado de Assis, became a meme on the internet. In parallel, the 1881 work went viral outside the country with videos on TikTok of foreigners commenting on the greatness of this timeless classic.

The novel, narrated in the first person by Brás Cubas, begins with the information that he is dead, but there is a lot to discover in the pages of the book. The work explores the character’s life before his death, telling facts about his rich childhood and also his youth.

If you didn’t read this classic at school, and are curious because of the memes and the popularization of the work nowadays, there are several editions of Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas that you can buy, with options starting at R$14 and up one version with illustrations by Candido Portinari.

See the following 6 options:

Choose an edition of Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas

Book Posthumous Memories of Brás Cubas – Editora Principis

44% off

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Basic version of the classic by Machado de Assis with 192 pages.

R$ 24,90

Book Posthumous Memories of Brás Cubas – Editora Culturama

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The literary classic in an edition of Culturama, published on September 25, 2023 and with 288 pages.

Book Posthumous memories of Brás Cubas – Editora Antofágica

14% off

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This edition is part of Editora Antofágica’s pocket collection, with 296 pages of the literary classic by the great Brazilian writer.

R$ 29,90

Book Posthumous memories of Brás Cubas – Luxury paperback edition – Classics Zahar

29% off

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Hardcover version, but in a deluxe edition by publisher Zahar, with 424 pages of a timeless work.

R$ 59,90

Book Posthumous memories of Brás Cubas – Luxury edition – Editora Excelsior

69% off

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The Luxury edition from publisher Excelsior brings the work in a personalized hardcover, in a look worthy of collectors and fans of Machado de Assis.

R$ 79,90

Posthumous memoirs by Brás Cubas with illustrations by Candido Portinari

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A hardcover book, with 480 pages of the classic by Machado de Assis and with the bonus of illustrations by the great Brazilian painter Candido Portinari.

Did you like the suggestions? Now just secure your favorite edition and start reading!

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