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Don Quixote

Author: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Publisher: Ware : Wordsworth, 1993.
Series: Wordsworth classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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DON QUIXOTE - by far the most famous book in Spanish literature - was originally intended by Cervantes as a skit on traditional popular ballads, but he also parodied the romances of chivalry. As a result he produced one of the most entertaining adventure stories of all time and created, in Don Quixote and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, two of the greatest characters in fiction. By 1615, when he died 'old, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Quixote, Don (Fictitious character); Quixote, Don (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
ISBN: 1853260363 9781853260360
OCLC Number: 27848200
Notes: Translated from the Spanish.
Description: 477 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Wordsworth classics
Responsibility: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra.
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Cervantes' tale of the deranged gentleman who turns knight-errant have found its way into films, cartoons and even computer games. Intended as a parody of the most popular escapist fiction, the  Read more...

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