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The Resource Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom

Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom

Label
Don Quixote
Title
Don Quixote
Statement of responsibility
Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom
Title variation
Man of La Mancha
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 17th century Spanish masterpiece, one of the funniest and most tragic books ever written and widely regarded as the world's first modern novel, 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 16th century Spain
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Summary
The first European novel, and one of the greatest, is a marvellously comic study of delusion and its consequences: Don Quixote, the old gentleman of La Mancha, takes to the road in search of adventure and remains undaunted in the face of repeated disaster
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
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122886
Cataloging source
HT#
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1547-1616
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Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Dewey number
863/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ6329
LC item number
.A2 2003b
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1410
Literary form
fiction
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1936-
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Grossman, Edith
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True
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  • Don Quixote (Fictitious character)
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Spain
  • Don Quixote (Fictitious character)
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Manners and customs
  • Spain
Target audience
adult
Label
Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • First Part of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Part two of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Part Three of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Part Four of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Second Part of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (various paging)
Isbn
9780060934347
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)60412507
Label
Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom
Publication
Contents
  • First Part of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Part two of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Part Three of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Part Four of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
  • Second Part of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (various paging)
Isbn
9780060934347
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)60412507

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