PARATI ; A CIDADE E AS FESTAS.
Souza, Marina de Mello e.
Rio de Janeiro : Editora UFRJ; Tempo Brasileiro, 1994. Octavo, wraps; 261 p.; notes + bibl. Used; Like New Paperback 8571080925 "Revised MA thesis on social life of Parati (Rio de Janeiro state) as reflected in transformations of its religious festivals. Finds continual change in dates and character of festivals, but notes a turning point around 1959 when traditional brotherhoods were closed down and tourism became a dominant business in the town. Based on church archives, newspapers, interviews, and fieldwork" (Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58). Inscribed by the author. (Item ID: 134031)