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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



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Don Quixote de La Mancha (Modern Library)

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Publisher Comments:

Considered one of the true classics of world literature, DON QUIXOTE details the adventures of Don Quixote de la Mancha, whose imaginary windmill-tilting travels to solve the world's ills have become modern folklore. This Modern Library hardcover edition is Samuel Putnam's translation based on the original Spanish texts and includes variant readings, notes, and translator's introduction.

Synopsis:

Don Quixote chronicles the famous picaresque adventures of the noble knight-errant Don Quixote de La Mancha and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, as they travel through sixteenth-century Spain. This Modern Library edition presents the acclaimed Samuel Putnam translation of the epic tale, complete with notes, variant readings, and an Introduction by the translator.

About the Author

Carlos Fuentes is the author of more than a dozen novels, including The Years with Laura D?az, The Old Gringo, and The Death of Artemio Cruz.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679602866
Translator:
Putnam, Samuel
Author:
Putnam, Samuel
Author:
de Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel
Author:
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Author:
de Cervantes, Miguel
Author:
Cervantes, Miguel de
Publisher:
Modern Library
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Continental european fiction (fictional works
Subject:
Knights and knighthood -- Spain -- Fiction.
Subject:
Knights and knighthood -- Fiction.
Subject:
Picaresque literature
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
fiction;classic;literature;classics;spain;novel;spanish literature;17th century;adventure;satire;chivalry;cervantes;humor;knights;picaresque;don quixote;romance;classic literature;16th century;renaissance;parody;comedy;windmills;world literature;metaficti
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1998
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Modern Library (Hardcover)
Publication Date:
19980731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
1280
Dimensions:
8.32x5.69x2.03 in. 2.27 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Don Quixote chronicles the famous picaresque adventures of the noble knight-errant Don Quixote de La Mancha and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, as they travel through sixteenth-century Spain. This Modern Library edition presents the acclaimed Samuel Putnam translation of the epic tale, complete with notes, variant readings, and an Introduction by the translator.
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