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The Resource Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Walter Starkie ; with a new introduction by Edmund H. Friedman

Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Walter Starkie ; with a new introduction by Edmund H. Friedman

Label
Don Quixote
Title
Don Quixote
Statement of responsibility
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Walter Starkie ; with a new introduction by Edmund H. Friedman
Title variation
Man of La Mancha
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Presents the classic early 17th century Spanish novel of chivalry and abiding optimism, depicting the exploits of a knight who attempts to bring justice and truth to the world
Member of
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122886
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1547-1616
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Dewey number
863/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ6329
LC item number
.A2 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1410
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1894-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Starkie, Walter
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Don Quixote (Fictitious character)
  • Don Quixote (Fictitious character)
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Spain
Target audience
adult
Label
Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Walter Starkie ; with a new introduction by Edmund H. Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
1050 pages
Isbn
9780451527868
Lccn
00052643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45320877
Label
Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Walter Starkie ; with a new introduction by Edmund H. Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
1050 pages
Isbn
9780451527868
Lccn
00052643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45320877

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