Synopses & Reviews
Don Quixote, errant knight and sane madman, with the company of his faithful squire and wise fool, Sancho Panza, together roam the world and haunt readers' imaginations as they have for nearly four hundred years.
Translated with Notes by John Rutherford
Introduction by Roberto Gonzlez Echevarra
What a monument is this book! How its creative genius, critical, free, and human, soars above its age! (Thomas Mann)
The highest creation of genius has been achieved by Shakespeare and Cervantes, almost alone. (Samuel Taylor Coleridge)
About the Author
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (1547-1616) , the son of a poor Spanish surgeon, achieved enormous success with the publication of the first part of Don Quixote
John Rutherford is a fellow of Queen's College, Oxford, where he teaches Spanish and Spanish-American language and literature.
Roberto Gonzandaacutelez Echevarrandiacuteais Sterling Professor of Hispanic and Comparative Literatures at Yale.