The Isaura Slave the workmanship deals with a slave who was born almost white, bred as son for its sinhá, target of the passion of Belchior, Enrique, Leôncio and Alvaro. Isaura suffers with the envy of Rose and has the affection of its father Miguel. At the beginning it speaks of the past of its mother, who is damaged for the owner. The wife of the owner leaves it and it orders Isaura for a captivity. From it and the father they run away there for Recife, where Alvaro knows and if he gets passionate slightly for it. Vai to a ball and very is admired by its physicist, but it is denounced as enslaved by Martinho. When he comes back to the River is imprisoned for two months in a trunk and its father goes imprisoned. When he is close to being frees to marry Belchior (obliged), therefore finds that Alvaro is married, is hindered for that eliminates the goods of Leôncio, that after this if kills to run away from the humilhação. History was adapted some times, having its being bigger recognition during the novel with Lucélia Santos of protagonist.