JARDIM, Luís. Garanhuns, Pernambuco 8.12.1901 — Rio de Janeiro 1.1.1987. Brazilian Author and Artist. Son of Manuel Antônio de Azevedo Jardim and Angélica Aurora de Miranda Jardim, both murdered 1917. Worked as janitor in Recife, succeeded in publishing his drawings, moved to Rio de Janeiro. Now started writing books.
Publications: translated: Nalá e Damayanti. 98 p. Coleção Rubáiyat 12. Rio de Janeiro 1944.
– Children’s stories, plays, reminiscenses.
Sources: *There are 2 or 3 books in Portuguese on him (e.g. by Maria da Paz Ribeiro Dantas 1989) http://basilio.fundaj.gov.br/pesquisaescolar_en/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1142&Itemid=1 with drawing.
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