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The challenges of uncertainty : an introduction to seventeenth-century Spanish literature

Author: Jeremy Robbins
Publisher: London : Duckworth, 1998.
Series: New readings (London, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to Spanish Baroque literature and culture, this text considers works by major Spanish novelists, dramatists, poets and painters.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Robbins, Jeremy, 1965-
Challenges of uncertainty.
London : Duckworth, 1998
(OCoLC)607068657
Named Person: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Robbins
ISBN: 0715628402 9780715628409
OCLC Number: 40808398
Language Note: Text in English with passages in Spanish.
Description: 160 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Political, intellectutal, and social contexts: The Spanish decline--
The catholic reformation --
The impact of classical philosophy --
The performative contexts of baroque culture --
Appearance and reality: Don Quixote --
The impact of scepticism --
El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha --
Appearance and reality: El criticón --
An art of impact: Arousing the senses --
An art of impact: Challenging the mind --
Forming and performing identity: theater and court --
Conclusion.
Series Title: New readings (London, England)
Other Titles: Introduction to seventeenth-century Spanish literature
Responsibility: Jeremy Robbins.

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