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Tilting at windmills : history and meaning of a proverbial allusion to Cervantes' Don Quixote

Author: Wolfgang Mieder
Publisher: Burlington, VT : University of Vermont, 2006.
Series: Supplement series of Proverbium, v. 21.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mieder, Wolfgang.
Tilting at windmills.
Burlington, VT : University of Vermont, 2006
(OCoLC)607911081
Online version:
Mieder, Wolfgang.
Tilting at windmills.
Burlington, VT : University of Vermont, 2006
(OCoLC)609915584
Named Person: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Mieder
ISBN: 0977073130 9780977073139
OCLC Number: 76902178
Description: 119 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Fighting windmills --
a polyglot phenomenon. --
The adventure of the windmills. --
Windmills and proverbial duels. --
The proverbial phrase "to have windmills in one's head" --
The proverbial phase "to fight with a windmill" --
Variations of the proverbial expression "to fight windmills" --
The survival of the windmill --
episode in cartoons and caricatures.
Series Title: Supplement series of Proverbium, v. 21.
Responsibility: Wolfgang Mieder.
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