Coleção de Literatura de Cordel
Literatura de cordel, or "string literature" are popular and inexpensively produced chapbooks of poetry, songs, or folk narratives that are sold in fairs and by street vendors in the Northeast of Brazil.
Contains approximately 3,000 examples of literatura de cordel from Brazil. The collection is not fully cataloged but is arranged alphabetically by author and is available for use in the Benson Collection rare books and manuscripts reading room.
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Cite as: Coleção de Literatura de Cordel, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, the University of Texas at Austin.
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