As many cultures settled in Brazil, such as the Portuguese, African slaves and missionaries. its folklore has become a melting pot and indeed some tales have actually been forgotten in their motherland and have only survived in Brazil.
Our collection is taken from 'Tales of Giants from Brazil', by Elsie Spicer Eells published in 1918.
Sources And Further Reading
Project Gutenberg Tales of Giants from Brazil by Elsie Spicer Eells